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A first as part of her royal duties

A first as part of her royal duties

She said: 'The call was about 45 minutes and the Queen was on for about 20 minutes of that. "It hit me that I was sitting in my bedroom talking to the Princess Royal (Anne) and the queen ", she s...

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'Won’t Bow Down': J.K. Rowling Strikes Back at Accusations of Transphobia

'Won’t Bow Down': J.K. Rowling Strikes Back at Accusations of Transphobia

The 54-year-old said she spent a period feeling "ambivalence about being a woman" before learning that "it's OK to feel confused, dark, both sexual and non-sexual, unsure of what or who you are". Even...

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'Paw Patrol' latest show to incur anti-cop wrath on social media

'Paw Patrol' latest show to incur anti-cop wrath on social media

The Twitter account behind the Nickelodeon-airing kids show, which depicts anthropomorphized pets doing various blue-collar jobs, had posted a tweet on June 2 in which it pledged to mute its content...

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Jas Waters, 'This Is Us' writer, dies at 39

Jas Waters, 'This Is Us' writer, dies at 39

Along with Dan Fogelman , Mandy Moore sent her own comment out for Jas Waters' family and friends, noting, "Sending love and light to [Jas'] family and loved ones". "By the time I was 8 or 9, I w...

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Beyoncé likely to sign $100 million deal with Disney for upcoming projects

Beyoncé likely to sign $100 million deal with Disney for upcoming projects

She is also attached to two other major undisclosed features at the House of Mouse . The "Formation" singer is also said to be in the discussion for lending her voice to some Disney+ documentaries. T...

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Anna Kendrick Compares Bond Formed While Filming 'Twilight' To a Hostage Situation

Anna Kendrick Compares Bond Formed While Filming 'Twilight' To a Hostage Situation

Courtesy of Anna Kendrick's Twitter account. Kendrick started her career in musical theater before making the pivot to Hollywood, which she expanded on during an interview with Collider in 201...

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Square Enix Announces Project Athia for PlayStation 5

Square Enix Announces Project Athia for PlayStation 5

Designed for PlayStation 5, Project Athia will harness the full power of the console and demonstrates Luminous Productions' philosophy to provide a gaming experience like never before, fusing togeth...

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Recording Academy Announces Changes to 2021 Grammy Awards

Recording Academy Announces Changes to 2021 Grammy Awards

Around this time of the year, the GRAMMYs usually announce some changes in their award categories to further reflect on the times in the best way possible. Conversely, the word urban has been added ...

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Garth Brooks hosting concert event at 300 drive-in theaters across the US

Garth Brooks hosting concert event at 300 drive-in theaters across the US

Encore Live said Thursday afternoon all drive-in theaters that plan to show the concert in Oklahoma and across the continent "will begin to be announced on June 15". Encore Live has developed a reputa...

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Kelly Clarkson Is Divorcing Her Husband After 7 Years of Marriage

Kelly Clarkson Is Divorcing Her Husband After 7 Years of Marriage

The couple tied the knot in 2013 after a year of dating and share two children together: 5-year-old daughter River and 4-year-old son Remington . However, Clarkson and Blackstock have been stayin...

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Omid Djalili: Removing Little Britain from streaming is a move towards maturity

Omid Djalili: Removing Little Britain from streaming is a move towards maturity

Matt Lucas and David Walliams' problematic sketch show was one of many that perpetuated damaging stereotypes, stemming from racism, sexism, gender inequality and class. We just desired to show of...

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Prince Philip celebrates 99th birthday with the Queen

Prince Philip celebrates 99th birthday with the Queen

For the dual portrait, Philip donned a Household Division tie, and the Queen wore a dress by Angela Kelly (her long-serving dressmaker ) paired with the Cullinan V brooch. Traditionally, the duke's...

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Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales Suits up for Holiday 2020

Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales Suits up for Holiday 2020

However, the first game hardly set the world alight so it's probably not that, and I think we can safely say we are never going to see anything else in the world of Fuse, which leaves us with a series...

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Live PD says it no longer has video of officer-involved fatality

Live PD says it no longer has video of officer-involved fatality

The video in question raises alarms because Ambler's arrest was being filmed for the A&E police-themed reality television show. After Ambler appeared to turn toward his auto door, Johnson reportedly u...

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How Meghan Markle, Prince Harrys relationship dynamic changed during quarantine

How Meghan Markle, Prince Harrys relationship dynamic changed during quarantine

In that clip, Meghan discussed how anti-Black racism has affected her life . Meghan told the students: "With as diverse, vibrant and opened minded as I know the teachings at Immaculate Heart are, I...

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Lizzo slams body shamers as she reveals workout routine

Lizzo slams body shamers as she reveals workout routine

Plus, you should keep your opinions to yourself. As she continued in the video, Lizzo explains that her reasons for working out aren't to fit some beauty standard set by the music or fashion ind...

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Kylie Jenner flouts social distancing rules to go partying

Kylie Jenner flouts social distancing rules to go partying

Paying tribute to her friend, Jenner wrote on Instagram that she is the "best aunty to my baby girl". I would not be able to do it without you. This figure led to vast criticism getting directed t...

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Coachella 2020 reportedly canceled after massive staff cuts to parent company

Coachella 2020 reportedly canceled after massive staff cuts to parent company

Cameron Kaiser. This year's planned headliners included Rage Against the Machine, Travis Scott and Frank Ocean for Coachella and Thomas Rhett, Carrie Underwood and Eric Church for Stagecoach. A rep ...

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Iggy Azalea gives birth to baby boy

Iggy Azalea gives birth to baby boy

Although rumours about her pregnancy were doing rounds for a very long time, 30-year old Iggy and her beau Playboi Carti chose to remain tight-lipped about the news until now. "Congrats if it is", t...

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Vanessa Bryant seeking ‘hundreds of millions’ in lawsuit over Kobe Bryant’s death

Vanessa Bryant seeking ‘hundreds of millions’ in lawsuit over Kobe Bryant’s death

The documents do not specify the dollar amount being sought by the Bryant family, but they do state that they expect to lose out on several hundred million dollars of expected income due to Kobe's dea...

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Batman director presenting something new in film: Rumors say

Batman director presenting something new in film: Rumors say

The Batman will be the character's first performance include since the finish of Christopher Nolan's acclaimed Dark Knight set of three and is planned to hit theatres in October 2021. This Joker is...

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Read Kate Middleton and Prince William's Birthday Message to Prince Philip

Read Kate Middleton and Prince William's Birthday Message to Prince Philip

The Duke of Edinburgh has spent much of his retirement at his cottage, Wood Farm, in the sanctuary of the Sandringham estate, more than 100 miles away from the Queen , who was usually at Bucking...

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Banksy's stolen Bataclan tribute recovered in Italy

Banksy's stolen Bataclan tribute recovered in Italy

A backdoor to the Bataclan music venue in Paris bearing paintings by Banksy commemorating the victims of the 2015 terrorist assaults - which had been lacking for a yr - has lastly been recovered by le...

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Banksy shares Bristol statue idea to make

Banksy shares Bristol statue idea to make "everyone happy"

A popular working day commemorated", Banksy wrote on Instagram. FILE - A banner is taped over the inscription on the pedestal of the toppled statue of Edward Colston in Bristol, England, June 8,...

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'Vanderpump Rules' Stars Booted After Falsely Calling Police On Black Cast Member

'Vanderpump Rules' Stars Booted After Falsely Calling Police On Black Cast Member

Sometimes, these controversies lead to a tearful apology, or a denial , or an attempt have a teachable moment . In addition to Bravo, Lifetime last week pulled the plug on dance teacher Abby Lee...

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Gone With the Wind temporarily removed from HBO Max

Gone With the Wind temporarily removed from HBO Max

Protests against anti-Black racism and police brutality in the wake of George Floyd's death have forced entertainment companies to grapple with the appropriateness of both current and past producti...

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JK Rowling reacts to criticism over controversial tweets

JK Rowling reacts to criticism over controversial tweets

Critics accused her of being transphobic, an allegation Ms Rowling strongly denies. Someone help me out. "To choose pride month to come out with yet more transphobia, in a time when people are comin...

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Keanu Reeves Reveals The Reason He Returned for 'Matrix 4′

Keanu Reeves Reveals The Reason He Returned for 'Matrix 4′

The large ensemble cast also features Jada Pinkett Smith reprising her role as Niobe, as well as actors like Jonathan Groff, Neil Patrick Harris , Priyanka Chopra and Watchmen's Yahya Abdul-Matee...

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"Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse 2" Has Officially Begun Production

The film is slated for an October 7th 2022 release. Sony Imageworks was also the studio that handled animation for the first film . The story is set in the shared multiverse called the "Spide...

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‘Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl’ to release directly on Netflix

‘Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl’ to release directly on Netflix

Starring Janhvi Kapoor , the film will soon premiere on Netflix. Monika Shergill, VP-Content, Netflix, said in a statement, "We are focused on bringing the finest and most entertaining films to our...

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Daniel Radcliffe speaks for trans rights after JK Rowling's insensitive tweets

Daniel Radcliffe speaks for trans rights after JK Rowling's insensitive tweets

He also added a note to Harry Potter fans who've felt disillusioned in the wake of Rowling's comments - for example, some folks have posted photos of them covering up Harry Potter tattoos with ot...

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‘Cops’ Canceled By Paramount Network, ‘Live PD’ Return Evaluated By A&E

‘Cops’ Canceled By Paramount Network, ‘Live PD’ Return Evaluated By A&E

Pulled earlier this month in the aftermath of George Floyd's death, the series will not be coming back. Cops has been on air since 1989, making it one of the longest running reality TV shows of...

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Shatrughan Sinha Trolled for Sharing This Happy Birthday Post for Sonam Kapoor

Shatrughan Sinha Trolled for Sharing This Happy Birthday Post for Sonam Kapoor

A part of the post says, "Happy birthday to my sister. Miss the good old days where we hugged without a care in the world. but always know hugs or no hugs I got ur back". Thank you my love! I love uuu...

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‘Vanderpump Rules’ stars Stassi Schroeder, Kristen Doute fired for racist actions

‘Vanderpump Rules’ stars Stassi Schroeder, Kristen Doute fired for racist actions

Schroeder was also criticized for racist comments she made on her podcast "Straight Up With Stassi ". On top of being dropped by her representations, her endorsement deals continue to be terminated, ...

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Meghan Markle & Prince Harry's 'Personal' Link to Black Lives Matter

Meghan Markle & Prince Harry's 'Personal' Link to Black Lives Matter

And as a couple, it is, of course, very important. Harper's Bazaar has now reported that the couple is having conversations with "community leaders" about what is going on in the country. "And I r...

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