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  • Olivia Newton-John diagnosed with cancer for third time
Olivia Newton-John diagnosed with cancer for third time

Newton-John, 69, first fought breast cancer in the 1990s. She beat the cancer, but discovered in 2013 a lump in her shoulder after a vehicle accident. "My dream is that in Australia soon, it will be available to all cancer patients.or any kind of disease that causes pain". Newton-John said she's grateful to be living in California, where marijuan...

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  • Rapper Mac Miller Found Dead of Overdose at His California Home
Rapper Mac Miller Found Dead of Overdose at His California Home

He was a bright light in this world for his family, friends and fans. Mac Miller and his then girlfriend, Ariana Grande . The gigs were due to promote his fifth album, Swimming , which was released in early August on his own REMember Music label, which was distributed by officials at Warner Bros.

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  • Nike sales surge in wake of controversial Kaepernick ad
Nike sales surge in wake of controversial Kaepernick ad

The news, which was announced on September 3, led to an initial dip in Nike stock, but MarketWatch reports that the brand has rebounded with a 31% growth in online sales from September 2-4. "It's sad", Williams said of Kaepernick on Tuesday. Social media chatter about Nike has also skyrocketed since the campaign began. In November, James ha...

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  • Rapper Mac Miller dead at the age of 26
Rapper Mac Miller dead at the age of 26

PT, the Los Angeles County Coroner's Office confirmed to ABC News. Miller, whose real name is Malcolm McCormick, had faced a continued battle with drug addiction. The singer tweeted, "I have cared for him and tried to support his sobriety & prayed for his balance for years (and always will of course) but shaming/blaming women for a man's inabilit...

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  • Anonymous White House 'senior official' slams Trump in scathing NYT op-ed
Anonymous White House 'senior official' slams Trump in scathing NYT op-ed

It goes on to say that Trump "continues to act in a manner that is detrimental to the health of our republic" - a stunning claim for any administration official to make, which explains the anonymity. Trump has slammed the book, suggested Woodward is a "Dem operative" who is trying "to divide". Trump dismissed the book, titled Fear , as a "work...

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  • Top aides scurry to disavow NYTimes opinion piece, Trump jets to rally
Top aides scurry to disavow NYTimes opinion piece, Trump jets to rally

Within hours of the first reports about the book, the US leader started attacking it, asserting that quotes and stories in the book "were made up frauds, a con on the public". Some of the guess-the-author game centered on whether the author worked in the White House or a federal agency. In response, Trump says of the Times: "They don't like...

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  • MARVEL's FEIGE Wants Female-Fronted Superhero Films to be the 'Norm'
MARVEL's FEIGE Wants Female-Fronted Superhero Films to be the 'Norm'

According to the interview, Maria flew alongside Carol Danvers for years as pilots (presumably before Carol became Captain Marvel and started flying under her own power) and were close friends. He went on to say that her humanity is "also the thing that makes her great". And she can be headstrong and reckless and doesn't always make the flawless ...

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  • Twitter permanently bans Alex Jones, Infowars for repeated ‘abusive behaviour’
Twitter permanently bans Alex Jones, Infowars for repeated ‘abusive behaviour’

Twitter says Jones won't be able to create new accounts on Twitter or take over any existing ones. "We took this action based on new reports of Tweets and videos posted yesterday that violate our abusive behavior policy, in addition to the accounts' past violations".

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  • JUST IN: Actor Burt Reynolds Dead at Age 82
JUST IN: Actor Burt Reynolds Dead at Age 82

After graduating from high school, Reynolds earned a football scholarship to Florida State University as a halfback. Overall, Reynolds' career spanned more than 200 credits across film and television. Reynolds continued to support Florida State after becoming a big-time Hollywood star and was often spotted on the sidelines or in the stand...

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  • Nike billboard featuring Kaepernick hovers over San Francisco
Nike billboard featuring Kaepernick hovers over San Francisco

President Trump weighed in on Tuesday, telling The Daily Caller that he "thinks it's a awful message". The irony of people discarding or defacing their (likely expensive) Nike merchandise to protest something they disagreed with was not lost on those who supported Kaepernick and his protests.

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  • Trump 'wanted Bashar al-Assad killed' after chemical attack
Trump 'wanted Bashar al-Assad killed' after chemical attack

Mr Trump dismissed the publication last night as "just another bad book" and " nasty stuff ". " Fear: Trump in the White House ", which is reportedly largely based on interviews with sources inside the Trump administration , finds Trump insulting his Cabinet members and highest-ranking national security officials, including Attorney General J...

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  • Anti-LGBTQ Former Senator Jon Kyl Named as McCain's Replacement
Anti-LGBTQ Former Senator Jon Kyl Named as McCain's Replacement

Cindy McCain quickly offered her support , calling Kyl "a dear friend of mine and John's". Senator Kyl brings a wealth of experience to this job. Picking Mr. Jon Kyl served with John McCain as a United States Senator representing Arizona from 1995 to 2013. Before his public service, Kyl practiced law at Jennings, Strouss & Salmon in Phoen...

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  • Father of Parkland shooting victim approaches Kavanaugh at Supreme Court confirmation hearing
Father of Parkland shooting victim approaches Kavanaugh at Supreme Court confirmation hearing

Later on, the Late Night host said it's "absurd" to allow Trump to fill the vacant Supreme Court seat since he "might go to jail" and dismissed Kavanaugh as a "lifelong partisan Republican". The Senate is likely to vote on confirmation by the end of the month. "You are the nominee of President Donald John Trump". Other documents were release...

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  • Arizona governor names former Sen. Jon Kyl as McCain’s replacement
Arizona governor names former Sen. Jon Kyl as McCain’s replacement

Ducey said . While shepherding Supreme Court picks, Kyl has not indicated he's a Trump loyalist, saying in a February interview that the president is a "phenomenon that has to be dealt with". "He will serve at least through this session of Congress, and it is my hope he will serve longer", Ducey said. Then the seat will be up again for a f...

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  • Colton Underwood, Next ‘Bachelor,’ Played For These Three NFL Teams
Colton Underwood, Next ‘Bachelor,’ Played For These Three NFL Teams

Fans watched Underwood's embark on his journey to find love during Becca Kufrin's season of The Bachelorette . Just as Tia had become pretty confident in how well things were going in her renewed relationship with Colton , he decided that he'd felt forced into it and couldn't move forward.

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  • Hamilton surprised Vettel gave him opportunity to overtake
Hamilton surprised Vettel gave him opportunity to overtake

Hamilton turned in a decisive move on his championship rival at the Roggia chicane, moving to the outside while Vettel sized up teammate and race leader Kimi Raikkonen on the inside. "So then I left a gap and Lewis obviously saw a little bit around the outside but then he didn't leave me any space". Both drivers complained on team radio but an ...

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  • Final farewell to Aretha Franklin
Final farewell to Aretha Franklin

From the cascade of pink Cadillacs, to the fashion, to the performances and short sermons-the celebration of Franklin's life and legacy was definitely fit for the Queen of Soul. Bishop Charles Ellis the third, pastor of Greater Grace Temple, told the Associated Press before the service: "It is my goal and my aim to ensure that people leave here wit...

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  • Gerard Depardieu reportedly under investigation for sexual assault
Gerard Depardieu reportedly under investigation for sexual assault

Hervé Temime, the lawyer for France's most celebrated film actor, said that Depardieu "absolutely denies any attack, any rape or any criminal act". Depardieu has had a prolific acting career, including over 170 film titles. In both instances - which allegedly took place, respectively, on August 7 and 13 - the actress had reportedly been at Depa...

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  • Aretha Franklin Fans pay their Respects at Open Casket Viewing in Detroit
Aretha Franklin Fans pay their Respects at Open Casket Viewing in Detroit

Franklin died Saturday at age 76 after battling pancreatic cancer . Yesterday, fans strolled by the casket, some in tears; one woman blew a kiss to Franklin, who was surrounded by massive arrangements of roses of different hues. In the marble museum, people gazed at the musical icon, resplendent in her finery. Most importantly, he said, has ...

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