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Wimpy Kid Delivers Sucker Punch

28th March 2011

Sucker Punch took one itself -- of knockout force -- from a wimpy kid over the weekend. The Warner Bros. tough-girl action flick opened in the lead at the box office on Friday but quickly...

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Is White House Snubbing Fox News Again?

28th March 2011

Reviving the conflict between the White House and Fox News, Fox News Sunday 's host Chris Wallace on Sunday complained that while the White House had made Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Secretary of...

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Johnny Knoxville To Be First Man?

4th March 2011

Johnny Knoxville is set to star in 'First Man'. The actor - best known for the 'Jackass' films in which he and a number of his friends do unusual and often painful stunts - would...

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Jennifer Lopez Will Watch Super Bowl With President

3rd February 2011

Jennifer Lopez will watch this weekend's Super Bowl with President Barack Obama at the White House.The singer-and-actress and her husband Marc Anthony have been invited to the US presidential offices in Washington by the American...

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Al-jazeera Wins Plaudits For Egypt Coverage

1st February 2011

Al-Jazeera continued non-stop broadcasting out of Egypt on Monday even as Egyptian authorities made what appeared to be clumsy moves to shut it down. The government has blocked entrance to the Arab news network's offices...

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Naomi Watts 'Very Scared' About Playing Marilyn Monroe

27th January 2011

Naomi Watts is "very, very scared" about playing Marilyn Monroe in a new biopic The actress - who recently became attached to Clint Eastwood's forthcoming movie 'J. Edgar' in the role as his secretary Helen...

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Amber Riley Grateful For Glee Co-stars' Support

8th January 2011

Amber Riley's 'Glee' cast-mates cried when she sang for the US President.The actress-and-singer - who plays Mercedes Jones in the hit musical drama series - was grateful for the support of her co-stars when she...

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Mariah Carey Is Expecting Twins

16th December 2010

Nick Cannon has confirmed he and Mariah Carey are expecting twins.The 30-year-old presenter told listeners to his 92.3 Now radio show on Thursday (16.12.10) that he wanted to end speculation and gossip about the pregnancy...

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Helen Thomas Takes Back Her Apology

6th December 2010

Six months after apologizing for her remarks about Israeli settlers in the Palestine Territory (They should "get the hell out of Palestine" and go home to "Poland, Germany ... and America and everywhere else"), Helen...

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Paul Mccartney Given Us Honour

6th December 2010

Sir Paul McCartney was made a Kennedy Center honouree by US president Barack Obama last night (05.12.10).The Beatles singer and guitarist was given the award for contributions to American arts and culture, alongside other recipients;...

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Oprah Winfrey Honoured At Kennedy Centre Awards

6th December 2010

Oprah Winfrey received an award at the 33rd Kennedy Centre Honours last night (06.12.10). The chat show host was one of five celebrities - along with Sir Paul McCartney, country singer Merle Haggard, Broadway composer...

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Movie Reviews Fair Game

8th November 2010

Thus far virtually every film that has had the Iraq war as its backdrop has struggled at the box office -- and that includes the one that won the Academy Award as last year's best...

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Paul Mccartney Eased White's Nerves

30th October 2010

Sir Paul McCartney helped Jack White get over his nerves before playing in front of Barack Obama.The ex-Beatles singer and songwriter - who was at the White House to collect the US Library of Congress's...

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Bunmi Koko's Obama Honour

17th September 2010

Bunmi Koko admits it's a dream come true to design for Michelle Obama.The sought-after designer - who showcased her Matriarchy Collection in a stunning show entitled 'Journey of Discovery' at the start of London Fashion...

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Garrett To Leave Fox News, Return To Print

26th August 2010

Only weeks after being awarded one of the best seats in the house -- the White House briefing room, that is -- Major Garrett said Wednesday that he is leaving Fox News to become a...

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Kim Kardashian's Justin Age Concern

25th August 2010

Kim Kardashian would definitely date Justin Bieber "if he was of legal age."The 29-year-old reality TV star - who recently took part in a magazine photoshoot with the 16-year-old pop sensation - insists she has...

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Report O'reilly Won't Sit In White House Briefing Room

5th August 2010

A White House Correspondents' Association board member has shot down Bill O'Reilly's announced intention of occasionally occupying the front-row seat at the White House briefing room that was recently assigned to Fox News. On his...

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Will O'reilly Take A Front-row Seat At White House?

4th August 2010

The decision by the White House Correspondents Association to grant a front-row seat to Fox News in the White House briefing room suddenly became fraught with controversy Monday when Fox's conservative commentator Bill O'Reilly announced...

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Ap Gets Helen Thomas's Seat, Fox Gets Ap's

3rd August 2010

The White House Correspondents Association has given the front-row center seat in the White House briefing room to the Associated Press. The seat had previously been held by veteran UPI reporter Helen Thomas, who retired...

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Media Uproar Over Firing Or Usda Official

22nd July 2010

Fox News, the NAACP, and the Obama administration were all seeking to put out a political firestorm that threatened to burn them all, after conservative commentator Andrew Breitbart posted a video on his website that...

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Paul Mccartney Performing For President

25th May 2010

Sir Paul McCartney is to receive the coveted Gershwin Prize for Popular Song from Barack Obama next week.The former Beatles star will accept the accolade at a special ceremony at the White House in Washington...

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Kim Kardashian Berated By Bieber Fans

5th May 2010

Kim Kardashian has been getting "death threats" from Justin Bieber fans.The socialite was astonished by the outpouring of messages she received after tweeting she had "Bieber fever" after meeting the teenage heartthrob at the White...

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Obama Gets More Laughs Than Leno At White House Dinner

3rd May 2010

President Obama upstaged Jay Leno at the White House Correspondents Dinner over the weekend. While Leno was ostensibly the comedy headliner at the affair, the president (reportedly with an assist from writers of The Daily...

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Jessica Simpson Admires Michelle Obama

2nd May 2010

Jessica Simpson wants to be Michelle Obama. The singer-and-actress - who attended the White House Correspondents' dinner in Washington D.C. yesterday (01.05.10) - claims she would love to be as self-assured and "incredible" as the...

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Amanpour's Selection Decried By Abc News Staffers

23rd March 2010

ABC News staffers are angry and demoralized over the surprise selection of CNN foreign correspondent Christiane Amanpour to host ABC's Sunday morning This Week show, Washington Post media writer Tom Shales reported today (Tuesday). "ABC...

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Jay-z Pumps Up President

19th February 2010

Jay-Z has revealed US President Barack Obama exercises to his music.The '99 Problems' rapper has revealed the political leader is a big hip-hop fan and uses his expletive-riddled tracks to inspire him during his work-outs.Jay-Z...

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Media Praise Release Of Suppressed Torture Documents

11th February 2010

International news organizations have praised the decision by a British appeals court to release a CIA report that reportedly provides evidence that Binyam Mohamed, a British immigrant, was repeatedly tortured over a seven-year period while...

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Khloe Kardashian's Saucy Separation Plan

11th February 2010

Khloe Kardashian wants to make a "solo sex tape".The socialite admits she has considered making a raunchy film to send to her husband, Los Angeles Lakers basketball star Lamar Odom, when he is away with...

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Will Smith Has President Plan

28th January 2010

Will Smith wants to be the US President.His wife Jada Pinkett Smith has revealed her actor husband is seriously considering swapping the big screen for politics and has his eye on one day making it...

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P. Diddy Wants President Parent

17th December 2009

P. Diddy wants to be adopted by US President Barack Obama. The 40-year-old rapper thinks America's first black leader is a great dad and he would be proud to be his son.P. Diddy - real...

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