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Adele shoots $20s into the audience in first Australian gig

The British singer said: "Hello!" It seems the down-to-earth singer and songwriter does not realise the effect she has on her adoring fans and appeared genuin...


Police shoot man accused of driving car into pedestrians in Germany

He is now in a hospital in Heidelberg, the police statement said. Its fleeing driver, who was reportedly carrying a knife, was shot by police. The incident ...


Alien: Covenant: 4-minute prologue reveals new crew and James Franco's captain

The new photo from the 20th Century Fox Twitter account sported the caption, "Introducing the #AlienCovenant crew". Now, it would seem that he might be the ic...


Iraqi forces toughen battle as the advance on Mosul airport

Raid Shakir Jawdat told Iraqi state TV that his troops have control of "more than half" of the airport complex. Elite counter terrorism forces joined the ba...


Holly Willoughby almost misses Brit Awards after getting stuck in traffic

The grime artist was one of several British stars to take to the stage during this year's ceremony, performing his song "Shutdown", taken from his Mercury Prize...


South African Court Nullifies International Criminal Court Withdrawal

The North Gauteng High Court said the power to conduct worldwide treaties belonged to the executive, but that such agreements must go before parliament. The...


Azerbaijan President Aliyev makes wife Mehriban his deputy

In this connection, it's very important that Mehriban Aliyeva has officially become the second person in the state. In his official announcement of the de...


Kraft Heinz bids $143b for Unilever

It would add Hellmann's mayonnaise, Ben & Jerry's ice cream and Knorr soups to a portfolio that includes Heinz ketchup and Kraft Macaroni & Cheese. Brazilian ...


Did Justin Bieber Seriously Fake Being Sick To Skip His Deposition??

When the man said no, and then when other attendees at the shindig also hit their "Record" buttons, Bieber lunged at the guy, head first. The alleged braw...


Mikaela Shiffrin wins historic third straight world slalom title

Tessa Worley regained the Alpine World Ski Championships giant slalom gold on Thursday, staving off the challenge of Mikaela Shiffrin to triumph on the slopes...


No more passes left for Donald Trump event

Trump will hold a rally in Melbourne , Florida on Saturday Feb. 18 to rally support for his agenda at a time he may need it more than ever. "His press secretar...


Even Kate Upton says 'Apparently, it's Sports Illustrated nude magazine'

The photos of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit 2017 edition will also be available in the SI Swimsuit app. Possibly the happiest person about Upton's three...


Tara Palmer-Tomkinson's cause of death has been revealed

The socialite, TV presenter, writer, "it girl", reality TV star, model and philanthropist was found dead at her London flat last week. Tara Palmer-Tomkinson h...


Late Jonny Evans goal earns West Brom a point at West Ham

West Bromwich Albion secured a stoppage-time goal to rescue a 2-2 draw in Stratford. "We had a bit of a problem previous year in that we didn't hit the net en...


Betsy DeVos narrowly confirmed by US Senate in a 51-50 vote

The NC GOP praised DeVos in a press release for her commitment to school choice, and invited her to North Carolina to share ideas. Despite her lack of qua...


Lady Gaga to perform duet with Metallica at the Grammys

Lady Gaga , who just played the Super Bowl and announced a world tour, will perform on national television yet again this weekend. Lady Gaga and Metallica ...


Selena Gomez Teases New Music On Instagram

The most rehearsed in Selena and JB's relationship history will know that the pair first met (and became close friends) in 2009, when Selena was - yep, you...


Up to 10 millimetres of rain expected overnight in southern Quebec

The snow is predicted to fall into the early afternoon, dropping an additional 3-5 inches on the Island mainly before 2 PM. There's a winter weather advisory ...


Tomb Raider reboot: First pictures of Alicia Vikander as Lara Croft revealed

Daily Mail published a series of pictures from the set giving the first glimpse of Vikander in her new role, which you can see below, after filming began in Ja...


Thousands march demanding change to Australia Day, citing aboriginal injustices

But some were said to be unhappy with Barak's warning, with one anonymous staff member reportedly accusing seniors of "pushing a political agenda" to "placate a...


Royal Rumble 2017 Predictions and Betting Odds

There have been two exceptions in the 30-year history of the event - two instances in which the WWE championship was on the line in the Royal Rumble match, ra...


Roman Polanski won't preside over César Awards, as originally announced

He has also received seven Cesar prizes, and was tapped to preside over next month's 42nd Cesar ceremony by Alain Terzian, who runs the French Academy of Cinema...


PHOTOS Chelsea Houska DeBoer gives birth to son Watson Cole

Houska has one other child, seven-year-old Aubree , whom she shares with ex-boyfriend Adam Lind. However, Chelsea did reveal that her baby boy's name isn't t...


Trump to Chicago: Fix 'carnage' or the feds are coming in

His latest musings on the subject came just two days after Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel (D) criticized the Republican president for focusing so much on the size o...


Portrayal of Wilkes-Barre native earns Streep Oscar nod

Actors Jack Nicholson and Katharine Hepburn are tied for second with a respectable 12 nods each. And then there was this: "Please see attached GIF for Meryl...


Music's biggest stars announced to perform at the Grammys

Trae Patton/CBSThis isn't exactly a surprise, but Adele will be returning to the stage at next month's Grammy Awards . She is, after all, a top nominee for...


Geri Halliwell has welcomed her second child

Little Montague isn't the only one celebrating a birthday on January 21: Fellow Spice Girl Emma Bunton , who turned 41 on Saturday, took to Twitter to send h...


It Took Two Stephen Colberts to do Obama's Legacy Justice

For second, Obama's unwavering dignity in leading an administration against those Colbert termed "guys like me" who stand for "the opposite of whatever you just...


Less buzz, but Westbrook-Durant II offers drama

The Oklahoma City Thunder faced the Golden State Warriors on Wednesday night in a much-anticipated matchup between Russell Westbrook and his former teammate, ...


North Korea builds two road-mobile intercontinental ballistic missiles - Yonhap

Yonhap , however, insists that North Korea may test its ICBMs soon. The new road-mobile ICBMs appear to be shorter than Pyongyang's other versions, including ...