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Life&Culture Katie Couric Opens Up About Matt Lauer's Firing From 'Today' Show
Author: 0 Katie Couric Opens Up About Matt Lauer's Firing From 'Today' Show

The accounts I have read and heard have been very disturbing, distressing and disorienting and it is completely unacceptable that women at the Today show experienced this kind of treatment'. Couric claimed she had "no idea" about the problems. "That was a complete joke, because it was so contrary to our relationship, and it was on a late night lightning round.

Life&Culture 13 dead in southern California
Author: 0 13 dead in southern California

Though thousands were evacuated from Ventura and Santa Barbara counties, one Montecito neighborhood was not under mandatory evacuations. The number of missing persons has fluctuated since the disaster hit early Tuesday morning and is now reported at eight people missing .

Life&Culture Steven Spielberg reacts to Natalie Portman's Golden Globes shade
Author: 0 Steven Spielberg reacts to Natalie Portman's Golden Globes shade

In response to the official Bafta Twitter announcement of the nominations, multiple people shared a gif of Portman onstage at the Golden Globes , while others said "No woman - AGAIN" and "No women". Natalie Portman wants some more women in her life. "At first I said the #GoldenGlobes2018 should of ended after @Oprahs MIC DROPPING life changing speech.

Life&Culture 'The Champion' Features Ludacris and Puzzles Some of Country Music Singer's Fans
Author: 0 'The Champion' Features Ludacris and Puzzles Some of Country Music Singer's Fans

Christopher " Ludacris " Bridges, who is featured on the track, and Underwood, the face and voice of NBC's " Sunday Night Football " for the past five seasons, wrote the song with Brett James and Chris DeStefano. "There's a champion in every single one of us!" says Carrie . February is going to be one of the biggest months in the history of NBC Sports, and an unlikely music duo apparently will set the soundtrack for the network's coverage of the two biggest sporting events of the year.

Author: 0 Trump denies using racist slur on African countries

The UN diplomats met for an emergency session before issuing a joint statement to demand a "retraction and an apology" from the United States president . The language used by me at the DACA meeting was tough , but this was not the language used. "I'm not surprised at the sentiment expressed - it's consistent with what he's said - but that he would do that knowing the fury it would cause" did astound him.

Life&Culture 'The Handmaid's Tale': Hulu Debuts First Look at Season 2
Author: 0 'The Handmaid's Tale': Hulu Debuts First Look at Season 2

The first season, which stars Elisabeth Moss as Offred - literally the property Of Fred - just cleaned up at the Golden Globes and the Critics Choice Awards this past week. Miller protests. "I just want the viewers to experience it for themselves!" "Lizzie is such an incredible partner on this with me". Miller says the season will also expand on the lives of refugees who escape Gilead (such as Samira Wiley's Moira) as well as the prisoners who have been sent to work at the polluted ...

Author: 0 Africans outraged over 'racist' Trump remarks

Trump's comments this week saw a plethora of pundits calling him a " racist ". Trump specifically singled out immigrants from Haiti , saying "Why do we need more Haitians?" Trump allegedly referred to Haiti and African nations as "s--hole" countries.

Life&Culture Chris Brown could face jail over 'monkey business'
Author: 0 Chris Brown could face jail over 'monkey business'

Brown could face jail again for not having a permit for his pet capuchin monkey. It's required by law to have a specific permit to keep a monkey in California, as the state does not allow residents to keep them as domestic pets. The case will be forwarded to the Los Angeles City Attorney for the next step of the process but a spokeswomen has confirmed the report has not be turned in yet.

Life&Culture 'Over it!' - CBB viewers bored of Ashley and Ginuwine's 'showmance'
Author: 0 'Over it!' - CBB viewers bored of Ashley and Ginuwine's 'showmance'

While Jenek is winning fans across the United Kingdom, one celebrity housemate who has been drawing controversy is India Willoughby , Britain's first transgender woman to present the news. Courtney Act is now the bookies' clear favourite to win at 11-8. In just over a week, India has managed to cause several fights in the Big Brother house with the most recent row including Courtney Act and Andrew Brady .

Life&Culture Veterans to be Eligible for Expanded Mental Health Resources
Author: 0 Veterans to be Eligible for Expanded Mental Health Resources

Navy. Dr. Jackson has been in this role since 2013. The president's comments, at once racist and sexist, are just one example to emerge in NBC's report alleging a series of inappropriate, racially-tinged encounters. "A review of the past five presidents' physical exams show only brief mentions of mental health, and none provide a readout of mental health tests", the publication states.

Life&Culture Kelly Clarkson Met Meryl Streep At The Golden Globes
Author: 0 Kelly Clarkson Met Meryl Streep At The Golden Globes

After commenting on Oprah Winfrey's potential 2020 presidential run, Streep responded to reports that singer Mariah Carey took her seat at the big awards show. She added: "I didn't know if they'd serve tea, and I really wanted tea. ( MERYL STREEP ) You can take my seat any time", Carey tweeted . Clarkson raves about how nice Streep was to meet, even though she's not sure the actress was aware of who she was meeting.

Life&Culture Why Meghan Markle Is The Queen Of Understated Chic
Author: 0 Why Meghan Markle Is The Queen Of Understated Chic

Prince Harry has yet to approach his older brother, Prince William, to invite him to be his best man for his upcoming wedding with American actress Meghan Markle . I love her but she should help Dad'. In the video, Meghan is seen saying: "I don't think it is right for kids to grow up thinking that mum does everything".

Life&Culture Obama explains 'what the Russians exploited' in new interview with Letterman
Author: 0 Obama explains 'what the Russians exploited' in new interview with Letterman

The interview will be among the few Obama has given since leaving office early previous year. "Something's wrong here", Letterman quipped. Letterman's interview with Obama, which was about an hour long, debuts on Netflix Friday. It aims to spend $7 billion on content next year - up from more than $6 billion over the past year and $5 billion in 2016. Letterman appears to be resting easier as well, and perhaps that will yield more resonant material-and deeper interviews.

Life&Culture Angry Dalit villagers attack Nitish's convoy
Author: 0 Angry Dalit villagers attack Nitish's convoy

The chief minister's convoy came under attack attacked in the Nandar village of Buxar district when Kumar was returning after attending a meeting during his Vikas Smaiksha Yatra . Taking a dig at Kumar and his government, jailed former Bihar Chief Minister's son Tejashwi Yadav said, "The CM should evaluate his political character".

Life&Culture PADDINGTON 2 (not reviewed)
Author: 0 PADDINGTON 2 (not reviewed)

It's there that he finds an old pop-up book of London and sets his sights on earning the money to buy it. I recommend this light-hearted, feel-good movie to children of all ages, and they should even take their kids with them. Will Knuckles and the inmates prove they do love Paddington after all? But unfortunately, unbeknownst to Paddington , there is someone else who has been eyeing the book.

Life&Culture James Franco accused of inappropriate behaviour by five women
Author: 0 James Franco accused of inappropriate behaviour by five women

The pin was worn by actors who support Hollywood's sexual harassment initiative Time's Up , which is created to pool funds together for those affected by harassment inside and outside of the industry. Actor/director James Franco attended the Golden Globes this week and has since come under fire for his behaviour in the past. "I got it in my head pretty quickly that, OK, you don't say "no" to this guy", Tither-Kaplan told Los Angeles Times .