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The New York Times has reported that five women were paid $ 13 million to settle allegations O'Reilly mistreated them . "We value our partners and are working with them to address their current concerns about the O'Reilly Factor. Fox News has not responded to comment requests. "At this time , we have no plans to change our advertising strategy", the company told CNN Money.
  • 'Get Out' Leads Revamped MTV TV And Film Awards

    'Get Out' Leads Revamped MTV TV And Film Awards

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    Now, after a quarter century of giving out its Golden Popcorn bucket to the best of movies, MTV will celebrate TV too. The gala is to take place at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles. Psychological race-centric horror Get Out earned six nominations for the awards show on May 7th, while Beauty and the Beast and Stranger Things pulled in four nominations each.
  • Lesbian plaintiff in work discrimination suit sticking to fight

    Lesbian plaintiff in work discrimination suit sticking to fight

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    Supreme Court, which has the power to overturn a patchwork of nondiscrimination laws (or lack thereof) in 50 states, just like it did when it legalized same-sex marriage across the nation in 2015. For decades, Title VII has been interpreted as only prohibiting discrimination against women because they are women or against men because they are men, that Congress had only the traditional notion of "sex" in mind when it outlawed "sex discrimination".
  • Mel B accuses estranged husband of abuse in court filings

    Mel B accuses estranged husband of abuse in court filings

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    And amid recent claims by Belafonte's brother Jeremiah that the couple had an 'open and loose relationship, ' Mel states that Stephen made her 'participate in sexual intercourse with him and random women'. It's now claimed the reality was that Mel's skin was burned from being pushed against the carpet and her face "actually scabbed over the rag burns".
  • Syrian chemical attack crime against humanity, says Italy

    Syrian chemical attack crime against humanity, says Italy

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    The U.N. Security Council was expected to meet on Wednesday to discuss the incident. Hours after the attack, a small field hospital in the region was struck and destroyed, according to a civil defence worker in the area. "The use of chemical weapons constitutes an unacceptable violation of the convention against chemical weapons and is another example of the barbarity that the Syrian people have been under for so many years", Ayrault said.
  • 'Iron Fist' comics creator 'furious' over cultural appropriation complaints

    'Iron Fist' comics creator 'furious' over cultural appropriation complaints

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    It wouldn't be a proper Marvel production without the appearance of Stan Lee in some capacity, and after binging Iron Fist all weekend, the comic publisher's forefather has been discovered. The original character "wasn't meant to stand for any race". The key thing here about Iron Fist is that your level of enjoyment will depend on expectations.
  • The Undertaker retires from WWE after 27 years

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    According to the Mirror , Taker was deservedly applauded out of the ring at the end as chants of "Thank you, Taker" rang out across the 75,000-crowd Citrus Bowl. He became a major attraction of Wrestlemania for his long-running undefeated streak which ran from 1991 to 2013. Including last night's loss to Reigns, he has a record of 23 wins and two losses at Wrestlemania .
  • Patriots' Gronkowski Jumps Into WrestleMania 33 Ring

    Patriots' Gronkowski Jumps Into WrestleMania 33 Ring

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    Does this mean an even bigger push is coming for this National Football League defensive lineman-turned pro wrestler? Gronkowski must've been healthy enough to get the green light from the coaching and training staff to participate in such a physical event, which is a good sign for the tight end's availability in the coming months.
  • The Walking Dead Showrunner Teases a Mind-blowing Season 8

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    Meanwhile, Sonequa Martin-Green reveals how satisfied she was with her character's sacrifice. Season three of Fear the Walking Dead debuts on June 4th at 9 p.m. She died on her terms, which is not something that a lot of characters get. It's a typically well-directed moment by guru Greg Nicotero insofar that you come close to falling off your seat despite fully expecting it - but it's what follows that will take your breath away in a manner this show has failed to do since arguably ...
  • U.S. comic Mike Epps slammed for having kangaroo on leash on stage

    U.S. comic Mike Epps slammed for having kangaroo on leash on stage

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    Comedian Mike Epps is used to fans laughing and cheering during his standup act, but he was met with a lot more than that during a Detroit performance on Friday when he was joined onstage by a live kangaroo on a leash. According to TMZ , a representative for the United States Department of Agriculture said the agency will look into the stunt to make sure the kangaroo was not being mishandled.
  • Alex Rodriguez confirms Jennifer Lopez romance

    Alex Rodriguez confirms Jennifer Lopez romance

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    He added J.Lo.is down to earth and very simple person. Though she has been married three times prior, she If You Had My Love singer said she'd be open to marriage again in 2016. "Is a great daughter". "We're having a great time", he continued. "For one, she was a track star in high school [and] in junior high", he revealed. Given that they're two extremely famous people in sports and entertainment, I can totally believe that they would have tons of friends in common.
  • WWE flexes sports entertainment muscle at WrestleMania

    WWE flexes sports entertainment muscle at WrestleMania

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    After a minor neck injury forced her to miss live events over the weekend, Nikki Bella has been given the all clear from Tampa General Hospital. In an interview with Johnathan "Coach" Coachman, Cena and Nikki Bella detailed their plans for WrestleMania night.
  • UP CM Yogi Adityanath meets prime minister Modi, discusses UP

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    The newly elected chief minister told officials that he would personally monitor the movement of files directly. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, BJP chief Amit Shah, Union Home minister Rajnath Singh, a number of a host of Chief Ministers from BJP-ruled states, former Uttar Pradesh Chief Ministers Akhilesh Yadav, Mulayam Singh Yadav and Narayan Dutt Tiwari had attended the grand swearing-in ceremony.
  • April Fools Day Origins: Happy New Year?

    April Fools Day Origins: Happy New Year?

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    This same prank was resurrected in 1856 when newspaper reports told people that the "lions of the Tower of London" would be washed on April 1 at the White Gate in the Tower. In another instance, Google announced in 2011 the new Gmail Motion, which would allow its users to control Gmail with their bodies. And the English turned April Fools Day into an annual thing'The April Fool, or The Follies of a Night as performed at the Theatre Royal, 1786.
  • Selena Gomez 'Couldn't Be More Overwhelmed' After '13 Reasons Why' Premiere

    Selena Gomez 'Couldn't Be More Overwhelmed' After '13 Reasons Why' Premiere

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    There are so many artists on the soundtrack that I'm so proud of. Some critics say that younger audience members might see reality in the series, and that that could be a risky thing. "Everything that we do within the show is something that's happening, has happened or is something that someone can relate too", Langford said.
  • Hong Kong democracy activists in court on nuisance and incitement charges

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    Sunday's election had pitted Beijing against the pro-democracy camp, said Professor Lau Siu Kai, the vice-chairman of the Beijing-backed Chinese Association of Hong Kong and Macau Studies. We forecast home prices are going to increase at a rate of 2-3% a month, which is clearly not an acceptable rate to the government. Previously deputy leader under current Chief Executive CY Leung, Lam is seen as Beijing's choice to succeed him, but her popular support has flagged after a series of ...