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Cowell apologises to O'Leary over X Factor axing

The first series of The X Factor began in 2004 with Simon, Louis and Sharon on the judging panel and Kate Thornton as presenter. In scenes to air in the new s...


How Does 'Ben-Hur' Stack Up Against Its Legendary Predecessors?

Although MGM put up around 80% of the budget for the film, its dismal performance will be felt at Paramount the most. The producers Mark Burnett and Roma Down...


Kim Kardashian Shares Insane Twerking Video

The reality TV star and mother of two took to Instagram on Saturday to reveal one of her newly-learned talents: twerking. Kim and daughter, North wore...


Pentagon warns Assad regime to avoid action near USA and allied forces

The U.S. military scrambled its fighter planes on August 19 and flew over Al-Hasakah within about 1.5 kilometers of two Syrian SU-24 fighter jets in an effort t...


Donald Trump hikes campaign spending but total is still behind Hillary Clinton

Clinton has been running general election ads for months. Origin:While there are many real world reasons to criticize the Democratic and Republican presidenti...


Backstreet Boys, NSYNC manager Lou Pearlman dies

Pearlman lived a lifestyle marked by mansions and luxury cars and engaged in questionable business pursuits far afield from music before his fraud scheme collap...


What role is Roger Ailes playing in Donald Trump's campaign?

It's been a tumultuous week for the Trump campaign, whose shakeup suggested that the GOP nominee was committing to his seemingly say-anything campaign for the h...


Notre Dame players arrested; police find gun, marijuana in car

The trooper smelled marijuana, and a drug-sniffing dog confirmed marijuana was in the auto. The dog alerted the officers to illegal narcotics, which led to the ...


Houston auto parts owner slain, decapitated with machete

Thursday of a "man down" at the Mykawa Auto Parts located in the 9100 block of Mykawa Road near Scarlet Street. Jackson is charged with murder in the 184th St...


South Park: The Fractured But Whole Gets A New Trailer

While everyone is amazed at how the Oculus Rift works, Ubisoft has made the Nosulus Rift which is kind of a parody for the VR device and a marketing stunt for...


US woman who missed bus is charged with stealing ambulance

An ambulance driver flagged down Cincinnati police and reported his vehicle stolen outside Deaconess Hospital. Carr then drove nine miles home, where she was ...


Christie Brinkley defends daughter in Instagram post

Calling Sailor a "trust fund baby" and suggesting that the 18 year old was less attractive than mother Christie were just a few of the least offensive remarks p...


Chloe Khan knew Renee Graziano before entering Celebrity Big Brother?

I don't like seeing it, the reckless behaviour, the throwing of cakes, the mess they leave. Frankie Grande, Renee, Bear, Chloe, Heavy D and Marnie choose to p...


Arch-rivals Lin, Lee to clash in badminton semi

Wei moves on to his third consecutive Olympic final where he will either meet another Chinese player in Chen Long , while Dan will play off against Denmark's V...


Convicted prosecutor says last day bittersweet

Kane then lied to a grand jury investigating the leak in an effort to cover up her actions. Gov. Tom Wolf has nominated Bruce Beemer , Pennsylvania's curre...


Blac Chyna & Rob Kardashian Reveal When They'll Get Married

In a new sneak peek of Keeping Up with the Kardashians , we learn the emoji really pissed Kourtney off, Khloe subliminally tweeted about it, and Rob was havi...


Ted Thompson supports Peppers, Matthews, no comment on suspension threat

Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison and Green Bay Packers linebackers Clay Matthews and Julius Peppers have agreed to the interviews, according to tho...


Amy Schumer tweets a hint that her hit comedy series is over

Not because she wanted to, necessarily, but due to the fact that journalists, fans and trolls wouldn't stop asking the Emmy-winning television and film personal...


Jared Leto says he was tricked into playing the Joker

Now someone else seems unhappy with the direction the movie took, as Jared Leto has been speaking about how he feels "tricked" by the film's style and the rel...


West, Ward reprising Batman roles in animated movie

EW also shared the trailer for Batman: Return Of The Crusaders, which sees the Dynamic Duo in yet another pickle-that is, a TV dinner. The original Batma...


Milwaukee officer targeted by online threats after shooting

According to the Tribune, several posts included threats, as well as a photo of the officer. The officer, who has not been identified, is black, as was Smith....


Clinton shrugs off Trump shakeup, attacks his tax plan

Trump's new campaign manager is Kellyanne Conway, who was elevated from her role as Senior adviser. "I think people understand in that neighbourhood and Sherm...


Your Dad Tim Kaine Nervously Played Harmonica to 'Wagon Wheel' Last Night

He's unfit." When Kaine used that line, the audience of roughly 350 people stood up to a standing ovation. "We are all the same in Virginia and maybe I feel thi...


Shaun White's ex-bandmate accuses him of sexual harassment

Her accusations include WHITE sending sexually explicit and graphic images to ZAWAIDEH of his private part, forcing her to watch sexually disturbing videos and ...


Amazon Is Letting You Watch 10 Pilot Episodes For Free

Amazon has teamed up with entertainment company Yoshimoto Kogyo to insert product placements into a TV show available through Amazon Prime Video in Japan. Thos...


Donald Trump shakes up campaign leadership, hires head of Breitbart News

Known as a devil-may-care conservative, Bannon's populist and nationalist sympathies reflect his longstanding disgust with both major political parties. Repub...


Rowling e-books about Hogwarts coming in September

The book dives into the "nooks and crannies" of everyone's favorite School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, providing "details about the Hogwarts ghosts [and] wh...


Tyga Has Old Money Problems, Clawed For $200000

The jeweler originally filed suit in 2013 to try to collect $185,306.50 in costs and late fees. Jason went to court and got a $200,000 judgment against Tyga ...


How To Play Pokemon Go Without Moving Or Going Anywhere

Niantic has acknowledged the problem, telling users: "If you can't get to the Pokestop because it's on private property, there will be more just around the corn...


Supergirl Comes To LEGO Dimensions

If you want the figure though there's a pretty big hoop to jump through. Players can select the hologram minifigure near certain hint stones to unlock character...


Brian Williams to anchor late campaign newscast for MSNBC

He returned last fall to win back viewers as a roving anchor, appearing during daytime hours to cover developing news. As TVNewser reported Monday , MSNBC-lo...


Mr. Robot Has Been Renewed for Season 3

Robot , if the show's third season isn't picked up by the USA Network, there's a good chance that another network will. "We can't wait to see where [series crea...


Johnny Depp and Amber Heard settle divorce case

Johnny Depp and Amber Heard settle divorce case was posted in Entertainment of TheNews International - https://www.thenews.com.pk on August 16, 2016 and wa...


Terror suspect dead after police operation in Ontario

Police engaged Driver, who detonated an explosive device inside the cab, injuring the driver, he said . An early-morning tip from FBI investigators triggered...


Jenner-starring E! series 'I Am Cait' axed after 2 seasons

Earlier reports indicated the network wasn't happy with the show's ratings: The Season Two premiere back in March garnered less than 750,000 viewers. Jenner's ...


Weertman leads Dutch sweep of open water races

The official results showed the first two swimmers with the same time of 1:52:59.8. Spiros Gianniotis (Greece) finished second with Marc-Antoine Olivier (Fran...


Chinese swimmer praised for opening up about menstruation at Olympics

Others were less sympathetic to Fu, who first endeared herself to millions with her unabashedly overjoyed response to swimming a personal best and winning a bro...


Who Is Fu Yuanhui? The Chinese Olympian Is Smashing Taboos

However, others reportedly accused the swimmer of lying about being on her period as they were confused as to how she could have swam while on her period. "I'm ...


Radical UK Islamist preacher Anjem Choudary guilty of inviting support for IS

The court heard the pair had told supporters to obey Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the self-proclaimed "caliph" of IS. Choudary, along with his deputy, Mizanur Rahman...


Britney Spears to perform at MTV Video Music Awards

Spears, who will be dropping an album on August 26, two days ahead of the broadcast, announced the appearance in conjunction with MTV on Twitter. After almost...


'The Walking Dead' Season 7 Spoilers

Man, The Powers That Be really love messing with " The Walking Dead " fans. While riding around on a motorcycle and kicking in the heads of walkers, he flaunts ...


'SNL' star Leslie Jones headed to Rio to join NBC coverage

Covering the Olympic Games is tiring work, judging by the bleary-eyed journalists scattered around the Rio 2016 Main Press Centre, not to mention the populari...


Parents of Nigeria's missing Chibok girls "wounded" after watching Boko Haram video

Boko Haram released a video on Sunday saying that the Nigerian air force bombings killed some of the 276 Nigerian schoolgirls that were kidnapped. He added ...


Parenting done right: Check out Sasha Obama working as a waitress

Sasha , 15, who is using her full name Natasha while working at Nancy's , a seafood restaurant on Martha's Vineyard , Massachusetts, has been learning the...


Fyvush Finkel, Plastic-Faced Character Actor, Dead at 93

Born in Brooklyn to Jewish immigrant parents, Finkel was given the English first name of Philip but quickly became known as Fyvush, the Yiddish equivalent. His ...


Ibrahimovic strikes as Man United beats Bournemouth 3-1

Mourinho, whose side conceded a second-half goal to Adam Smith , admitted to having some prematch nerves, returning to the Premier League once again after bein...


Trump makes a pitch for Connecticut, a Democratic stronghold

Donald Trump's campaign is on a tear against the media just as his GOP backers are urging him - again - to focus his attacks on his Democratic rival, Hillary C...


Milwaukee officer hit by brick in shooting aftermath

At least 200 people were involved in the disturbances and three were arrested , Assistant Police Chief James Harpole said. Earlier in the day, police said i...


Rams slip past Cowboys in 1st game back in LA

Don't worry: Tight end Geoff Swaim didn't help himself with two drops and a penalty in the first half. Hosting their first game in Southern California in mo...


Charges filed against Trump Tower climber Stephen Rogata

Police have filed criminal charges against a Virginia man who climbed Trump Tower. Rogata, in a video posted on YouTube , said he is an independent resear...