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Hoda Kotb Named Co-Anchor on the 'Today' Show

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Hoda Kotb has been named a permanent co-anchor of the Today show alongside Savannah Guthrie following Matt Lauer's firing amid sexual harassment allegations. Kotb will earn $ 7 million a year for her work and this is the same salary that Guthrie is also receiving. Kotb had filled in for Matt Lauer after he was sacked over a wave of allegations of sexual misconduct . Read More »

Star Wars 9: Daisy Ridley cried when she learned Rey's fate

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It can be recalled that the sequel to " The Force Awakens " delivered a punch in the gut to Rey, who was informed by Kylo Ren (Adam Driver) via Force telepathy that her parents were no one important. "But I think... for me, it doesn't have to be romantic love". However, Johnson warns that her true parentage could still be altered in " Star Wars: Episode 9 ". Read More »

Battlestar Galactica Actor Donnelly Rhodes Dies at 80

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According to his talent agency, and as reported by MovieFone , Rhodes died in Canada on Monday, following a battle with cancer. Rhodes, who joined the Royal Canadian Air Force as an airman-mechanic before settling into his career as an actor, was arguably most well-known in the US for his role as the dim-witted escaped con Dutch in the ABC soap opera spoof Soap. Read More »

French league suspends goalline technology after two cock-ups in cup

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GoalControl - which has been used in France since 2015 - had already been warned last month following errors earlier in the season, and the LFP confirmed the suspension on Thursday , saying its board will meet next week to discuss it. "Unfortunately, the GLT experienced two serious malfunctions in the Amiens-PSG match", LFP director general Didier Quillot said. " These two irregularities are unacceptable , especially as they occur just after we put GoalControl on notice", he said, adding ... Read More »

Barack Obama Shares His Favorite Tracks Of 2017 [PLAYLIST]

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The former president's reading list is consumed with reads that surround social matters such as feminism, refugee crisis', and situational tales of the unsung. Is anyone else having trouble picturing the former President singing along to Wild Thoughts by DJ Khaled? Suddenly, we're envisioning Obama rapping, "Sit down, lil' bitch!" Now settling into his role as a citizen, Barack Obama made a decision to update this tradition with a new playlist. Read More »

In year of running backs, Saints turn to Drew to deliver

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With the victory, the fourth-seeded Saints will head to Minneapolis, Minn., Sunday to visit the second-seeded Minnesota Vikings in a NFC Divisional Playoff game. But four red zone trips in the first three quarters resulted in just three field goals. It's hard to imagine how they'll be able to top themselves in 2018. Read More »

Arctic Monkeys confirm 2018 live return

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The return of Arctic Monkeys is officially underway following the announcement of the band's first tour date in four years. But NME .com reports the video has been dismissed by official sources, and more 2018 tour dates are expected to be announced over the coming week. Read More »

Paddington 2 is a warm and fuzzy joy

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Gruber (a returning Jim Broadbent , delighted to be here) shows Paddington a rare pop-up book of London, he decides it will be the ideal gift for his Aunt Lucy (voiced by Imelda Staunton ) on the occasion of her 100th birthday, and has his heart set on purchasing it. Read More »

Kris Jenner goes blonde

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With her gorgeous hair and soft, glam makeup, Jenner was practically the spitting image of her daughter, Kim Kardashian West (they do, after all, share the same hairstylist and makeup artist). When asked if they knew she had the surgery by Piers , Caitlyn replied, "No, I didn't tell anybody. Why?" The reality star, who was formerly known as Bruce before transitioning to Caitlyn in 2015, released her memoir The Secrets of My Life , in which she revealed she had undergone gender ... Read More »

Selena Gomez Is the Star of Coach's Spring 2018 Campaign

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However, at the time of this writing, the infamous exes have not been photographed together. The site says that they flew back home together along with five or six pals on January 2 after ringing in 2018 in Cabo San Lucas and were on the outs while disembarking. Read More »

South Africa's leader gives into pressure on scandal probe

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The option of toppling Zuma wasn't on the meeting agenda, Ace Magashule, the party's secretary-general, told reporters in East London on Wednesday. At 1pm the rand was 1.4% weaker at R12.5075 to the dollar, slightly better than the slide to its weakest level since December26. Read More »

X Factor's Honey G looks VERY different now

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But despite her insecurities she was more than happy to undergo the transformation, leaving viewers completely shocked when her new look was revealed - showing an nearly completely different woman. "Stop hiding those pretty eyes". "Stick with it girl, you look so pretty x", praised a final fan. While a previous hopeful on the ITV talent show's last series, Talia Dean, commented: 'U look awesome! And Honey G herself was clearly just as shook as the rest of us, as she said: 'This is a side ... Read More »

Dancing on Ice: Candice Brown hits back at 'snog' accusations

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ITV's comeback series will kick off on Sunday night as a fresh batch of celebrity contestants show off their newly learnt skills on the ice. But with its thin fabric, plunging neckline and no sleeves, it did beg the question, surely she must have been freezing?! Well, apparently the mum-of-three has a nifty trick to keep her toasty during the lengthy two-hour show - by slipping handwarmers down her dress. Read More »

Huawei's AT&T USA smartphone deal collapses

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AT&T was pressured to drop the deal after members of the U.S. Senate and House intelligence committees sent a letter on December 20 to the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) citing concerns about Huawei's plans to launch consumer products through a major U.S. Read More »

Penn State RB Saquon Barkley to be represented by Roc Nation

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He rushed for 137 yards and two touchdowns in Penn State's 35-28 win over Washington in the Fiesta Bowl, and he's projected to be a top ten pick. He's considered one of the best running back prospects in modern draft history and will likely go in the top five this upcoming April. Read More »

Jumanji Finally Tops Stars Wars At The Box Office

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Although it received negative reviews from critics with a 27 percent on Rotten Tomatoes , it still managed to top initial $20 to $ 22 million expectations with a $29.2 million second place opening. To compare, " Star Wars: The Force Awakens " took in $53 million over its first two days in Chinese cinemas in 2016. The Last Jedi jumped to #13 on the all time worldwide charts and has earned $1.205 billion. Read More »

BBC iPlayer enjoys record week as viewers switch off traditional TV

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The BBC has announced it received ten million more requests for programmes in the week December 25 to 31st compared with the same festive period previous year, as it released entire series of old television shows to iPlayer. The Queen's Christmas message was shown on both BBC One and ITV 1 with the combined rating making it the 7th most watched programmme. Charlotte Moore, the BBC director of content, said: "It's hugely exciting to see such unprecedented numbers come to BBC iPlayer this ... Read More »

What Tommy Wiseau Wanted to Say Before James Franco Stopped Him

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Their wishes were fulfilled when Wiseau told the LA Times that it would have been, "If a lot of people loved each other, the world would be a better place to live". Following the 2018 Golden Globes , you may have noticed a bit of an uproar on social media regarding the way James Franco handled his acceptance speech for The Disaster Artist . Read More »

Silicon Valley Season 5 Trailer Is Here, Along With Release Date

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In addition to Miller's exit, the other change to HBO's always-solid spring lineup comes via Silicon Valley's Sunday partner. Actor T.J. Miller is no longer associated with the show after he left it in May previous year. Without Miller, the show has the opportunity to focus on more characters including Martin Starr's Gilfoyle, Kumail Nanjiani's Dinesh, and Zach Woods' Jared (who is one of the highlights of the show and hasn't gotten almost as much screen time as he deserves). Read More »

Woman accused of $300K in damage to attorney's home appears in court

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Layman was in court Tuesday morning. Afterwards, her legal representative said she would be disputing Anthony Buzbee's account of the disastrous date. She then allegedly threw two sculptures, valued at $20,000 each, according to charging documents. She is out on bond but is ordered not to have any contact with Buzbee. Read More »

Meryl Streep, Tom Hanks discuss #MeToo, fake news, Trump and more

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As with Apollo 13 , The Post can't make a secret out of what they decided; it can only tell the inside story and provide the emotional impact of being in the room when it was happening. In terms of setting, The Post portrays the past, specifically a prosperous age in which newsrooms were fully staffed, typewriters were clicking, presses were humming, and front-page stories were required daily reading. Read More »

Golden Globes confirm Mrs. Maisel is marvellous

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Brosnahan's performance as Midge Maisel in "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel " charmed members of the Hollywood Foreign Press Assn., with the first season of the series debuting on Amazon on November 29. And Sherman-Palladino ended her speech in only the way she could: "Is there cheese backstage?" Brosnahan stars as Miriam "Midge" Maisel , a 1958 New York City woman who has everything she's ever wanted-the ideal husband, two kids and an elegant Upper West Side apartment. Read More »

'Tully' Trailer: Charlize Theron is an Exhausted Mom Who Needs a Break

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While Marlo isn't too excited about the prospect of having a nanny at first, especially when the young babysitter proves to be a bit too headstrong for her own good, she eventually softens on the situation. Charlize Theron is nearly unrecognizable in the first look at her latest film Tully - only it's not because she's dyed her hair or radically altered her appearance in any other way. Read More »

Christian Bale still hasn't seen Ben Affleck's Batman

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Christian hasn't seen many superhero movies! "Yes, I'm interested [in seeing Ben Affleck's performance]", he said. Christian Bale recently appeared on an episode of the podcast Happy Sad Confused in which he discussed things such as the time he was nearly cast in Solo: A Star Wars Story . Read More »

Angelina Jolie Steps out With Injured Daughter Shiloh in New York City

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Now an Angelina Jolie insider is taking steps to squash rumors that she's seeing Cambodian filmmaker and lyricist PraCh Ly. Here are the several times Angelina was overshadowed by the awesomeness of her children on the red carpet. First They Killed My Father is streaming on Netflix now. She was accompanied by her brother, Knox, as the two stepped out for a casual day of shopping. Read More »

Greta Gerwig, Jordan Peele, Guillermo del Toro Crack DGA Awards Nominations

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This despite there being clear choices: Greta Gerwig ("Lady Bird "), Dee Rees ("Mudbound "), and Angelina Jolie ("First They Killed My Father") are all worthy contenders this year. The Outstanding Directorial Achievement of a First-Time Feature Film Director featured a diverse group of nominees including Peele, Geremy Jasper ( Patti Cake $), William Oldroyd ( Lady Macbeth ), Taylor Sheridan ( Wind River ), and legendary screenwriter Aaron Sorkin. Read More »

Thor: Ragnarok blooper and outtakes reel released

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The actor continued: "But also, just to work together again". However, according to Marvel Studios' current plans, the untitled fourth Avengers film will mark Hemsworth's final outing as Thor . Recently revealed concept art for Thor: The Dark World shows how much of an influence Game of Thrones almost had on the movie. "The last couple of months, it just felt like you wanted to get to the end and all of us were like 'How many more days left, how many more days?'" This piece ... Read More »

Harman has strong close to tie Leishman for lead

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Defending event champion and 2017 PGA Championship victor Thomas, US Open champion Koepka, Spieth and long-hitting Dustin Johnson lead a set of US stars into the 34-player field at Kapalua for the first US event of 2018. "Really high", he said of his confidence level. "I've got to keep working, but confidence certainly makes it easier to play well". He hit nine of 15 fairways on the day and 15 of 18 greens in regulation. Read More »

Aamir finds Saif 'outstanding' in 'Kaalakaandi'

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The "PK" actor mentioned how "Kaalakandi" is one of the funniest films he has seen in a long time. Nary Singh who plays a prominent role is Saif Ali Khan starer Kaalakaandi says that her character is one of the highlights of the film & adds that extra spice to the plot. Read More »

Golden Globe Awards 2018: Winners' checklist

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Dystopian saga " The Handmaid's Tale " and drama " Big Little Lies " won the top television honours at Sunday's Golden Globes awards. -Supporting Actress: Mary J. For the Critics Choice Awards, which airs tonight at 8 on The CW, the second season of " Stranger Things 2 " has two award nominations, while " Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri " has six. Read More »

Freeze Your Butt Off In This Game Of Thrones Ice Hotel

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There is a life sized iron throne with swords made from crystal ice, a creepy Braavosi Hall of Faces , an ice-breathing dragon and a white walker with glowing blue eyes. Find out what are the most expensive travel destination are, you may be quite surprised. Travelers can book an overnight visit at the snow hotel or simply take a day trip to the SnowVillage, which covers an area of about 20,000 square meters. Read More »