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‘Jeopardy!’ champion James Holzhauer wins his 23rd game, continuing his streak

James Holzhauer continued his win streak on “Jeopardy!” Monday by winning his 23rd game. After a two-week hiatus, the reigning champion finished his 23rd win with $89,229. The 34-year-old professional sports gambler from Las Vegas now has a total of $1,780,237. He has the second longest winning streak in the show’s history and the second…MORE

Reese Witherspoon gives an update on ‘Legally Blonde 3’

Fans of Elle Woods can get ready for another explosion of all pink everything at the movies. Reese Witherspoon, who played the character in 2001’s “Legally Blonde” and its 2003 sequel told Ellen DeGeneres on her talk show Monday about plans for a third installment. “We’re meeting about it. I mean, we’re definitely talking about…MORE

Melvin Edmonds, After 7 singer, dead at 65

R&B singer Melvin Edmonds, a member of the group After 7 and brother of superstar Kenny “Babyface” Edmonds, has died, his former bandmate told CNN. He was 65. Edmunds died Saturday, according to a statement from After 7 co-founder Keith Mitchell posted on the group’s Facebook page and confirmed by CNN. The cause of death…MORE

Jeffree Star shares his part of Tati Westbrook and James Charles drama

There’s been a new development in the James Charles and Tati Westbrook drama. Another YouTube star and beauty influencer, Jeffree Star, released a video on Sunday, titled “Never Doing This Again.” In it Star said, “I am embarrassed of myself.” “I also owe an apology to my audience for bringing something public and inserting myself…MORE

Meet Karli, the new ‘Sesame Street’ muppet in foster care

“Sesame Street” has introduced a new Muppet with the aim of highlighting the stories and unique love of foster families. The center of the new initiative is a Muppet named Karli, a yellow-haired friend of Elmo’s who introduces viewers to the concept of “for-now parents.” In one video, Karli’s foster mom explains to Elmo that…MORE

Batman and ‘Game of Thrones’ latest recipients of cold shoulder from fans

Winter is over, but that lingering chill in the air comes from the winds that buffeted “Game of Thrones’” final season, illustrating an increasingly vocal and not always pretty side of fandom. Networks and studios cultivate the passion of fans, which can turn a property like “Game of Thrones,” “Star Wars,” DC and Marvel movies…MORE

Fantasia finds her peace

Fantasia is glowing. When she walks into a room to talk to CNN about her life, career and her new music she is radiating happiness and looking too young to have first auditioned for “American Idol” 16 years ago. “I’m a hugger,” she says with her arms outstretched and a big smile. Those who have…MORE

‘American Idol’ crowns new winner

It was a win many didn’t see coming. On Sunday night Laine Hardy triumphed over fan and judge favorite Alejandro Aranda to become the winner of Season 2 of ABC’s “American Idol.” Hardy, a Louisiana native who was dubbed the Southern heartthrob of the show performed his new single “Flame” after he was announced by…MORE

‘Game of Thrones’ is over, so now what?

Do you need a hug? “Game of Thrones” had its series finale Sunday night and more than a few viewers are feeling some kind of way about it all being over. With all the excitement in the run-up to the end, after eight seasons it begs the question: What happens now? ‘Game of Thrones’ finale…MORE

‘Game of Thrones’ finale recap: Ashes to ashes

Some say the world will end in fire. / Some say in ice. And so, our song of ice and fire ends as we all said it would: In extended council meetings and elective monarchy! Congratulations to anyone who correctly called King Bran in their “Game of Thrones” office pool. You definitely earned that Starbucks…MORE

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Chvrches under fire for negative comments about Chris Brown

Scottish pop band, Chvrches, is currently receiving a number of threats ranging from gun violence to sexual assault after making negative comments about Marshmello’s collaboration with Chris Brown. The band made a statement about the collaboration saying they had problems with the DJ partnering up with artists who the band say are “predators and abusers”…

Will Smith Wants To Be In Old Town Road Music Video

Unless you’ve been living under a sound proof rock, you’re probably familiar with the new song from Lil Nas X “Old Town Road.” The new country/hip-hop single has been catching a lot of attention, most notably from country star Billy Ray Cyrus, lending his vocals to the remix for the song. But it’s not just…

Offset Shares Insta Video of His Son Spittin’ Fire

Offset recently posted a video on Instagram of his son attempting to mimic his father and drop some bars: View this post on Instagram KODY BEEN READY SINCE 2 YEARS OLD NO CAP IN HIS GAME A post shared by OFFSET (@offsetyrn) on Apr 1, 2019 at 2:22pm PDT Maybe we’ll get a lyric video…

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