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Argento did not dispute the specific details of the $380,000 payout detailed in the New York Times report . "The degree of hypocrisy that this development demonstrates is beyond stunning", Brafman said. Bennett played Argento's son in the 2004 film The Heart Is Deceitful Above All Things , when Bennett was 7-years old. "But there is a huge difference between acting inappropriately and engaging in intentional criminal conduct".
  • Aretha Franklin's Funeral Set for August 31 in Detroit

    Aretha Franklin's Funeral Set for August 31 in Detroit

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    In this March 26, 1973 file photo, soul singer Aretha Franklin appears at a news conference. The legendary singer passed away on Thursday after a battle with pancreatic cancer. In 1990, she sang at a rally in his honor in Detroit after his release from prison in South Africa. "My last CAT scan, my doctor at the CAT scan and everyone who sees this says that this is miraculous, absolutely miraculous", she told me.
  • Tesla Shares Drop Again After Musk's Latest Tweet

    Tesla Shares Drop Again After Musk's Latest Tweet

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    The Saudis' Public Investment Fund, which recently bought an nearly 5% stake in Tesla, was reported to be in talks for a separate $1 billion investment in Lucid Motors that would give the fund control of that fledgling automaker. In her open letter, which referenced Musk's interview with the Times, Huffington urged Musk to ease up on the long hours at work. He later said that meetings with Saudi Arabia's sovereign wealth fund had given him confidence to announce the news.
  • Amazon’s next big thing could be a TiVo knockoff

    Amazon’s next big thing could be a TiVo knockoff

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    This device would not necessarily play live TV, but it would work with live TV to record programming. Amazon hasn't made a final decision on rolling out the streaming feature, the person said, noting that the plans could either be canceled or delayed.
  • BOMBSHELL: #MeToo Leader Paid Off Underage Accuser, Report Says

    BOMBSHELL: #MeToo Leader Paid Off Underage Accuser, Report Says

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    The Times said it had obtained a selfie of Argento and Bennett lying in bed together, apparently taken in May 2013. Neither Argento's representatives nor the actor's attorney immediately responded to Fox News' request for comment. Undeniably, she became a powerful voice in the #MeToo movement. A report in the USA has alleged that the actress Asia Argento made a settlement of $380,000 with an actor who alleged that she had sexually assaulted him when he was 17.
  • Stormy Daniels a no-show on Celebrity Big Brother and Loose Women

    Stormy Daniels a no-show on Celebrity Big Brother and Loose Women

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    Stormy has alleged she slept with Donald Trump in 2006. "That massive mock-up of the White House was all for Stormy ", they added. We had been talking to her people all morning, back and forth. "It has now become a legal situation and she says she has been told she can't come and talk". Despite being on perhaps the biggest reality show on TV a year ago, Love Island's Gabby Allen is sat right at the bottom end of the CBB salary list, reportedly only be scooping up £40,000 for her time ...
  • Nick Jonas makes it official, calls Priyanka Chopra ‘future Mrs. Jonas’

    Nick Jonas makes it official, calls Priyanka Chopra ‘future Mrs. Jonas’

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    Nick captioned the sweet image shared on his Instagram account: "Future Mrs. Jonas". While the "Camp Rock" alum, 25, was spotted at the airport, without Chopra, he was seen with his parents Kevin Jonas Sr. From sister Parineeti Chopra to Siddharth Roy Kapur celebs have already started coming at the venue to celebrate the couple and their love. She posted the same photo that Nick did, but captioned it, "Taken".
  • Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas make their relationship official

    Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas make their relationship official

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    The engagement took place in Mumbai . According to a source at E! 'Priyanka wants everything to be traditional to respect her family's values, and definitely an Indian wedding. A photograph shared on actress Raveena Tandon's Instagram page, has kept the buzz going about the ring, which as per The Hollywood Reporter, could be a five carat diamond with a quality with a price tag of around $300,000.
  • Why did Stormy Daniels pull out of Celebrity Big Brother?

    Why did Stormy Daniels pull out of Celebrity Big Brother?

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    After Cheers, she went on to star in the epic rom-com Look Who's Talking, and subsequently Look Who's Talking Too, alongside John Travolta before fronting her own 1990s sitcom, Veronica's Closet, from 1997-2000. Are you looking forward to this year's Celebrity Big Brother? However, her lawyer Michael Avenatti told MailOnline: 'There was never any pay dispute.
  • Check Out This Intense New Trailer for Marvel's Spider-Man

    Check Out This Intense New Trailer for Marvel's Spider-Man

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    The game features stunning visuals, fan-favorite characters, fast-paced combat, and of course, open world web swinging around NY. Spider-Man doesn't reinvent the open-world superhero template established by Batman: "Arkham City, but it sands off some of the rough edges, creating a light, accessible, open-world adventure a broad range of gamers and comic book fans ought to get wrapped up in".
  • Stormy Daniels quit CBB over row with 'controlling' producers, lawyer claims

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    The adult film star, who made global headlines with claims she was paid hush money over an alleged affair with Donald Trump , had been confirmed to feature in the Channel 5 show. According to Jane, Stormy said there had been a development in her divorce case back in the United States which meant she didn't want to enter the CBB house and be out of contact with the outside world for several weeks.
  • Ariana Grande Said She Was Marrying Pete Davidson In 2016

    Ariana Grande Said She Was Marrying Pete Davidson In 2016

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    Production sources tell us Ariana was scheduled to appear on " The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Falon" Thursday. but she was only going to do a comedy skit. Ariana Grande's new album Sweetener is out now and her song " Pete Davidson ", written about her fiance, is one of the most highly anticipated tracks! "It's about breathing", Grande joked, before explaining that it was really about anxiety and what it feels like to experience a panic attack.
  • First crack at Musk could give top Tesla funds an edge

    First crack at Musk could give top Tesla funds an edge

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    The company's stock was also under pressure after UBS analysts said in a research note that the carmaker's premium Model 3 sedan will not produce better profit margins than a conventional BMW. Honest and raw quotes from Elon Musk , such as his statement that "from a personal pain standpoint, the worst is yet to come" despite Tesla's progress in its operations, painted a rather gloomy picture of the company - particularly its leader.
  • Soul singer Aretha Franklin will pull through, says nephew

    Soul singer Aretha Franklin will pull through, says nephew

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    Civil rights leader Jesse Jackson and music legend Stevie Wonder were among the latest to visit the 76-year-old icon, as news of her failing health led to a flood of well-wishes this week. "I am so saddened to report that the Queen of Soul and my good friend, Aretha Franklin is gravely ill". Fans, friends and musicians influenced by Franklin offered positive words to the iconic singer when news broke that she was ill, including Rod Stewart, Mariah Carey , Chaka Khan, Lin-Manuel ...
  • Aretha Franklin Dead At 76

    Aretha Franklin Dead At 76

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    Franklin, who had battled undisclosed health issues in recent years, had announced her retirement from touring last year. At 18, she branched out into pop music, releasing her first secular album in 1961 and immediately scoring hits on the R&B and pop charts.
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    Aretha Franklin, "Queen of Soul", Dead at 76

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    It was after a move to Atlantic in 1966 she achieved wider success, with her first single with the new label, I Never Loved A Man (The Way I Love You), reaching number one on the R&B chart and the top ten in the USA pop chart. Amid rumours of infidelity, her parents separated in 1948 and her mother moved to Buffalo with a son from a previous relationship. She married again in 1978, to actor Glynn Turman , but they also divorced six years later.
  • Priyanka Chopra finally flashes her engagement ring, and it's gorgeous

    Priyanka Chopra finally flashes her engagement ring, and it's gorgeous

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    Previous reports have said that Jonas shut down an entire Tiffany store in NY to buy an engagement ring for his now-fiancée. As per an insider, the Jonas and Chopra families are reportedly set to meet this weekend. "He's definitely very serious about her", the source said. Tandon shared a selfie that shows her cozying up to Chopra, who is in her native India to film The Sky Is Pink .
  • Akshay Kumar brand ambassador for road safety campaigns

    Akshay Kumar brand ambassador for road safety campaigns

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    Here the role I am playing is for shorter months. She went to say that Salman is someone she "loves and respects immensely". On this Mouni, in an interview , told DNA , "I am never leaving TV". Akshay Kumar as the over-the-hill manager who has one last shot at history is unconvincing, while the rest of the cast , including Kunal Kapoor and Amit Sadh , appear to be going through the motions.
  • You Can Now Talk to Alexa Using Cortana

    You Can Now Talk to Alexa Using Cortana

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    Microsoft and Amazon think users, rightly so, will have something to say about the final product, and are actively seeking feedback from users on the quality of the integration, taking suggestions on how to improve it. Note that typing "open Alexa" will not work-you need to trigger this with a voice command. After all, the advent of Alexa for Business means that Microsoft likely needs Amazon more than the other way around.
  • Azealia Banks Feuds With Elon Musk

    Azealia Banks Feuds With Elon Musk

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    Azealia Banks' trip to LA has been unusual. She called Musk out for his white privilege and his family's colonial ties, and criticized him for not giving back to the African continent exploited by his ancestors - deeming him a "fake ass libertarian shit bag".
  • Pearl Jam poster illustrates Donald Trump's skeleton surrounded in flames

    Pearl Jam poster illustrates Donald Trump's skeleton surrounded in flames

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    Beneath that smoke is a burning White House. The poster featured President Donald Trump lying dead near a burning White House, drawing controversy from Republicans and Conservatives across the country. The AP pointed out that his Republican opponent, Montana State Auditor Matt Rosendale , is shown with a crab claw for a hand while carrying a Maryland flag, in reference to his native state.
  • Twitter suspends broadcaster and conspiracy theorist Alex Jones

    Twitter suspends broadcaster and conspiracy theorist Alex Jones

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    With the one-week suspension, Jones is able to read tweets but can not post anything to Twitter or interact with other users' tweets. The company said that Jones , who runs the website InfoWars, violated a Twitter policy and was required to delete an offending tweet in which he told his listeners to get "battle rifles" ready.
  • Fired White House aide: 'I will not be silenced'

    Fired White House aide: 'I will not be silenced'

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    On Tuesday, he praised chief of staff for "quickly firing that dog ". That slam follows a pattern of inflammatory language about women and minorities. Her claim that it would "placate" Manigault Newman, who Pierson says was obsessed with the "n-word tapes ." makes little sense on its face. To be honest, writing an entire book about the Trump administration sounds like a lot of oxygen given to the president, but exposing political truths can take a lot of necessary heavy breathing.
  • YouTube jumps into action as viral film trailer terrifies unsuspecting viewers

    YouTube jumps into action as viral film trailer terrifies unsuspecting viewers

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    Watch the trailer for it below and let us know what you think of the next chapter in the Conjuring franchise. The warning garnered more than 130,000 retweets, confirming just how many YouTube users found this advice helpful. "The Nun", an offspring of "The Conjuring" series , focuses on the suicide of a nun in 1950s Romania and, according to MovieWeb, was filmed in a spooky castle in Romania .
  • Stephen King has strong words following Trump's tweet about Omarosa

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    Additionally, Trump has brought up Omarosa signing a nondisclosure agreement, something which recalls his ongoing battle against Stormy Daniels and other women who allege being given hush money after affairs with him. Add Donald Trump as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Donald Trump news, video, and analysis from ABC News. "Everyone says one thing one day and they change their story the next day".
  • Lyric McHenry Dead - Reality Star Dies Hours After Celebrating 26th Birthday

    Lyric McHenry Dead - Reality Star Dies Hours After Celebrating 26th Birthday

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    Sadly, the reality star was also reportedly 20 weeks pregnant at the time of her death. She was found wearing a pyjama top and underwear, but no pants or skirt. Her reported death comes hours after she celebrated her birthday during a night out with friends. She blows a kiss to the camera as the man exclaims, "It's your birthday!" EJNYC lasted for one season E! and featured EJ and a slew of close friends in Manhattan.
  • Chilling Adventures of Sabrina: First Look Photos Released by Netflix

    Chilling Adventures of Sabrina: First Look Photos Released by Netflix

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    Netflix released its first look at images from the Chilling Adventures of Sabrina , and they have got us dying for more! These are the first official cast photos, including a shot of Sabrina herself (above), and another (below) of what TVLine called "the dark Baptism of Sabrina " by Father Blackwood ( Richard Coyle ).
  • Trump slams former White House aide Omarosa as 'dog'

    Trump slams former White House aide Omarosa as 'dog'

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    Replied Colbert: "General Kelly, you work for Donald Trump ". But she was sacked by incoming chief of staff Johny Kelly during a closed-doors meeting in December 2017. "The president of the United States is calling a woman of colour 'a dog.' How dare he!" "He has taken this country to its knees". So too, it turns out, is the conversation which appears near the book's end, between President Trump and his former Apprentice villain after she'd been let go, as he bafflingly expresses ...
  • Nicki Minaj Reveals

    Nicki Minaj Reveals "Sorry" Featuring Nas And A Tracy Chapman Sample

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    Colbert turned red as he hid behind cue cards before putting his head down on his desk. "Absolutely. Shout out to you, darling", Colbert said to camera. "And then one person, he was just laughing". "It's all downhill from here", Colbert said. The 34-year-old is promoting her new album Queen and the sharp tongued rapper came to play in her first late night TV appearance for the LP.
  • New tape release symptomatic of Trump's 'chaotic' inner circle

    New tape release symptomatic of Trump's 'chaotic' inner circle

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    Manigault Newman explained Tony McClain, a former contestant from " The Apprentice " played the tape for her in the White House, where Trump can be seen using racial slurs at African-American people on the show. Publicly, White House officials have looked to attack Manigault Newman's character as they seek to knock down her most salacious accusations. "When I can tell my story, it is a profound story that I know the world will want to hear", she told ABC News in December.
  • Trump Fires Back at Former Staffer Omarosa Manigault

    Trump Fires Back at Former Staffer Omarosa Manigault

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    Omarosa also had a bridal "going away" party before her wedding with none other than aides close to the president . "She's certainly violating national security regulations , which I think have the force of law", he said . " Unhinged: An Insider's Account of the Trump White House " is in stores Tuesday. Manigault Newman says she considered the statement a "threat".
  • Singer Aretha Franklin gravely ill in hospital

    Singer Aretha Franklin gravely ill in hospital

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    Trump tweeted that his former employee had only started to attack him after she lost her job. Her family is simply asking for prayers. In 2010, Rolling Stone magazine put her at the top of its list of the 100 greatest singers of all time, male or female.
  • Royal retaliation! Palace ‘planning AGGRESSIVE STRATEGY’ in response to Thomas Markle

    Royal retaliation! Palace ‘planning AGGRESSIVE STRATEGY’ in response to Thomas Markle

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    Setting the record straight, Piers ended the discussion with: "I've never asked Meghan for an interview, nor have I turned on her". "[He said] it would end in tears". That much was already clear looking at the (very public) feud with her dad , Thomas Markle Sr., and the mean-spirited comments half-sister and future Celebrity Big Brother contestant Samantha Markle keeps making, but her other extended family members don't often throw their hats into the ring - her half-brother included.
  • Omarosa Releases Tape Of Call With Trump

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    Wacky Omarosa , who got fired 3 times on the Apprentice , now got fired for the last time. She had also defended Trump against accusations of racism. Omarosa is taking her Unhinged book tour to CBS This Morning on Tuesday. And as new details on the President's affairs with a porn star and a playboy playmate came to light, this speculation went into overdrive.