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These are the top YouTube videos that went viral in 2017

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The show, called The Mask Singer , requires performers to wear elaborate masks to hide their identities. "Some bad actors are exploiting our openness to mislead, manipulate, harass or even harm", Wojcicki said, adding that YouTube's trust and safety teams have reviewed almost 2 million videos for violent extremist content over the past six months. Read More »

Akash kisses Shilpa Shinde, Hina Khan calls Hiten 'spineless'

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However, Hina Khan got discarded from the captaincy task, courtesy Vikas Gupta. Akash quickly takes a ride on Vikas's shoulders and the contestants get the hint that today's task would be around kids. Shilpa told him that her self-respect is bigger and she can never forgive Arshi. Puneesh asks Vikas to promise that he will not make Arshi the captain as well. Read More »

John Mayer thanks fans for "amazingly kind and loving tweets"

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Ticketholders can get refunds at the point of purchase. The guitarist - no stranger to medical issues himself - was hospitalized this week for an emergency appendectomy , forcing the postponement of shows in several cities. Ok, first thing's first: Everyone in Dead & Company is still alive. The band has released no studio recordings at this time, but all of their concerts from their 2016 and 2017 tours have been released on CD, on iTunes, and are available through their Livedead.co website. Read More »

Nigerian motorists queuing for fuel told there are no shortages

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In Kaduna, long queues have resurfaced at many filling stations in the state capital and other parts of the state, as most of the stations across the metropolis were shut down on Tuesday morning due to non-availability of petrol. Speaking after an investigative hearing on the matter yesterday, Chairman of the committee, Senator Kabiru Marafa, said the NNPC boss is to appear before the committee tomorrow. Read More »

Eminem reveals Ed Sheeran and Pink collaborations for Revival album

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The Detroit rapper, who recently released his comeback single "Walk On Water" alongside Beyonce, announced the official tracklist for his long-awaited ninth studio album on his social platforms. Ed Sheeran among its guest performers, and you can expect the presence of that last name to seriously divide opinion. So the floppy " Walk on Water " will have to do. Read More »

Margot Robbie & Tonya Harding Look Like Longtime BFFs At 'I, Tonya' Premiere

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Margot Robbie spent plenty of time with Tonya Harding to prepare for her new film, I, Tonya , about the 1994 scandal that rocked the figure skating world. However, after recovering in time for the Winter Olympics, she won the silver medal, with Harding coming eighth. When Tonya and Gillooly got married, they filmed themselves having sex on their wedding night and produced one of the first-ever celebrity sex tapes (which they sold to Penthouse for $200,000 each). Read More »

Dem Women Senators Call For Franken Ouster Amid Harassment Allegations

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Their calls came after Politico reported that another woman , which it did not name, alleged that Franken tried to kiss her against her will after a broadcast of the radio show that Franken was hosting in 2006. One former colleague said the woman told her in 2006 and the other said she was told in 2009 or 2010. He told Politico that the allegations by the woman who came forward Wednesday was "categorically not true". Read More »

Vladimir Putin to stand for re-election as Russian president

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After first taking power in 2000, Putin has served three terms as president, with a four-year break when he served as prime minister in 2008-2012. If he wins what would be a fourth presidential term in March, he would be eligible to serve another six years until 2024, when he turns 72. Read More »

BBC uses clips of wrong Bollywood stars in tribute to Shashi Kapoor

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Shashi Kapoor loved cricket more than he loved films and was often spotted at worldwide games featuring his nation. Some of the own members and stars of BBC criticized the error made on social media. "The piece did not meet its usual standards and the programme has apologised for any upset". An Indian television news channel too mistakenly tweeted the demise of Congress politician Shashi Tharoor, while reporting on Kapoor's death on Monday. Read More »

Disney And Fox Could Close A Deal As Soon As Next Week

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The addition of Fox's TV assets and global exposure would be attractive to Disney as it gears itself up to take on players such as Google, Apple, Facebook , Amazon and Netflix with its forthcoming direct-to-consumer offering. The news has us salivating at the possibilities of an X-men/Avengers crossover and having mutants in the Marvel tv shows would be pretty damn cool. Read More »

John Travolta's mafia movie Gotti dumped at last minute

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It was due to be released under the Lionsgate Premiere banner, telling the tale of mobster John Gotti , who was head of the infamous Gambino family. Directed by former Entourage actor Kevin Connolly, using a script penned by Lem Dobbs and Leo Rossi, Gotti began shooting in July of past year. Read More »

Time names Person of the Year

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Time's 2017 Person of the Year is The Silence Breakers , what the magazine refers to as "the individuals who set off a national reckoning over the prevalence of sexual harassment ". Next up were the Dreamers , whose plight has been the subject of much political discourse after President Trump and his administration revoked an Obama-era program meant to give the children who were born to illegal immigrants a path to citizenship in the United States. Read More »

Prince William probably won't be Prince Harry's best man

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However, while Matt was rather sympathetic to Meghan's plight, his co-star Claire Foy , who plays Queen Elizabeth on the Netflix drama, believed the royal engagement - and in particular, Meghan's divorcee status - signalled a change in the times. Read More »

Take Two: Schumer, Pelosi Accept Trump's Invitation to Talk Budget

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A vote in the House is expected as soon as Wednesday on the measure. In the Senate, Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , R-Ky., said his preference is for a two-week funding bill. "We have to provide funding for community health centres and (the Children´s Health Insurance Program), as well as relief for the millions of Americans still reeling from natural disasters", they added. Read More »

Is Arshi Khan The New Captain Of The House?

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Hiten Tejwani shared the rules and details of the captaincy task: Contestants turned baby sitters and had to take care of the little ones as part of 'BB Day Care . Vikas then told the camera: "Hi Alia (Bhatt), please meet your fan who wants to be like you, Arshi Khan ". Thus, Hiten gets out of the task. "You should have played the game instead of behaving like a loser", he told Akash. Read More »

Atiku Visit PDP Headquarters, Urges All Defectors To Return "Home"

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It is not like that. "When you stand and they look at your right and left, they say "Ah this man has done something great". "Don't ever be afraid that there is going to be any massive defection". He said: "All that I have come to do today is to come and show my face". So it is something you should take pride in... All the screaming is just because the remnants of the PDP have suddenly found their voice. Read More »

Johnny Hallyday, the Elvis of France, Dies at 74

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Mrs Hallyday wrote in a statement: "Johnny Hallyday has left us". "The rock "n" roll attitude which he brought from the USA made him an idol to youth of the sixties", Macron's office said. The highlight of his music career came when he performed in front of more than 600,000 at the Eiffel Tower in 2001. The first time the US heard him was during the "The Ed Sullivan Show" in 1962 after which he gave numerous concerts, however, Hallyday never managed to receive a great following. Read More »

Fallen Kingdom' trailer is coming

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Legendary/Universal have promised the release of the Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom trailer this Thursday, but in the meantime, they've been drip-feeding us with tantalizing teaser trailer tidbits. Few details are known about the new movie's plot. Whether Universal's sequel can possibly top its record-breaking forebear ($1.6 billion worldwide) is another question entirely, but we'll be able to gauge how audiences react to Bayona's follow-up when the trailer drops this Thursday, December 7th. Read More »

Chester Bennington Autopsy Reveals Alcohol and Ecstasy in His System

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We finally have some more answers about Linkin Park front man Chester Bennington's death . The new report, which is viewable as a PDF , contains a section by the police officer who found the singer's body. Chester Bennington was found with drugs and alcohol in his system at the time of his death. Bennington had struggled with substance abuse and depression throughout his life. Read More »

Selena Gomez Inspired By The Resilience Of Women

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Or invite them into my home. "At first I thought, 'This is so ridiculous, I can't wait until I give it away to another person, '" Gomez told Billboard . While it seems like she is in a good place in her relationship, Gomez no longer seems interested in sharing details about her private life. She went on, "I'll try to continue to give my best to even remotely live up to a title". Read More »

The Today Show's Ratings Rise After Matt Lauer's Exit

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On the day of the Lauer firing announcement, a whopping 5.74 million tuned in. Ann Curry's name has been mentioned in passing and, unrelated to Curry but still interesting, the Today show has enjoyed a ratings spike in the days since Lauer has been let go. Read More »

Dead & Company show postponed after John Mayer undergoes emergency appendectomy

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John Mayer was rushed to a New Orleans medical center on Tuesday morning, amidst his tour with the Dead & Company, a rep tells us EXCLUSIVELY. So far, Dead & Company's December 7 and 8 concerts have not been postponed or canceled. It's unclear when he'll be healthy enough to get back on the road to continue. Recently, Mayer has been busy opening up in interviews after a long hiatus from speaking out publicly about his personal life. Read More »

Auburn Tigers learn their bowl fate | Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

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Frost wants to coach the Knights through the Peach Bowl before tackling the rebuild at Nebraska. "Not everyone can make that work, but Scott Frost can", Moos told HuskerOnline. "He's about as one-tracked minded as it gets". "We're on solid foundation and have a chance to do some special things". "It coincided with recruiting, so hopefully, we can get some recruiting done and get back down there, and it all works out and help, and then get back on the road up here". Read More »

Taylor Swift fans blast Kim Kardashian with rat emojis over Instagram post

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Still though, Kim's photo received over 1,00,000 likes so we can probably go ahead and assume that she did not lose any sleep over the abundance of rats in her mentions. Taylor later claimed that she had not heard the full track, and according to Rolling Stone , there is no recording of Swift listening to and approving that particular lyric. Read More »

Billy Bush reaffirms Trump 'Access Hollywood' tape is real

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Understandably, after time and reflection, Bush feels entirely different. Billy Bush talks to Stephen Colbert on " The Late Show ". He added: "My boss, later, months later, said publicly, 'I think we may have moved a little quickly.' I will say, I would have liked the chance to have been able to address the audience that following Monday". Read More »

Dustin Hoffman & John Oliver Get Heated Over Harassment Claims

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About halfway through last night's, according to various reports and the Washington Post talk Oliver addressed the issue saying, "This is something we're going to have to talk about because ... I'm guilty." Hoffman claimed that he still doesn't know "who this woman is", and if he ever met her it was "in concert" with others. "It is reflective of who you were", said Oliver. Read More »

Jimmy Kimmel's 7-month-old son undergoes second heart surgery

Three days later, he had to undergo his first open heart surgery at Children's Hospital Los Angeles. Monday's procedure was originally set for late October, but it was delayed "due to the common cold", according to People. Blige, Amanda de Cadenet Musical guest: Miguel featuring Travis Scott Wednesday 12/6 Guest Host: Neil Patrick Harris Guests: Vanessa Kirby, Jules Sylvester with animals. Read More »

'House of Cards' Final Season Will Continue Without Kevin Spacey

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Sarandos also said that he was gratified to have reached the deal for the team of 370 people, who directly work on the show, and the 2,000 people employed in Baltimore, who have jobs working on House of Cards , which shoots in Baltimore. Spacey was also accused of trying to seduce a teenager in 1986. Wright's character, Claire Underwood, finished season five by winning election as the first United States female president after wresting power from her husband. Read More »

Spain coach Lopetegui shows respect for rivals following World Cup draw

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Harry Kane and his teammates begin against Tunisia in Volgograd- in a stadium built on one of the main sites of the World War II Battle of Stalingrad - on June 18. Argentine legend Diego Maradona draws England into Group G during the 2018 Fifa World Cup draw in Moscow . Five-time World Cup champions Brazil will meet European playoff winners Switzerland, Costa Rica and Serbia in Group E , while first-timers Iceland , the country with the lowest population of the 32 nations, will ... Read More »

See LATEST Photos Of Jason Aldean's NEW Baby Boy Memphis

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She responded in kind on her own post featuring the same sweet photo. It's welcome news for the country music star who was performing onstage at the Route 91 Harvest Festival in Las Vegas when a gunman opened fire back in October, killing 58 people and injuring almost 500 others. Read More »