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5-year-old's heroic 911 call saves Christmas from Grinch

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On Tuesday morning, Good Morning America's Michael Strahan shared the sweetest story about a Mississippi-based boy who called 911 on the Grinch. "Watch out for the Grinch, because the Grinch is going to steal Christmas, OK?" Taking the boy's hand in a handshake, he said: "You have saved Christmas for the people of Byram". Read More »

First Ever Women's "Royal Rumble" Match Announced

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Charlotte, Sasha and Lynch were soon on the main roster as Bayley continued to thrill in NXT and Stephanie McMahon was right there in the middle of it, getting rid of the word "diva" and also getting rid of the ridiculous butterfly belt that had embarrassed the division for years. Read More »

Enrique Iglesias, Anna Kournikova are parents of twins, report says

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Online, the two met on the set of the 42-year-old singer's " Escape " music video, in which Anna starred. Some friends have said that they were taken unawares by the news but are happy for the very private couple. The pair have been romantically involved since 2001 and despite rumours they're married, Enrique has insisted that is not the case, The Sun reports. Read More »

Jonghyun, lead singer of K-pop group Shinee, dies

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The singer was found with a burning coal briquette nearby. Police report that Kim's older sister got a text message on Monday suggesting that the star was going to kill himself, according to Variety . Jonghyun , full name Kim Jong-hyun, was one of the five members of Shinee , who have had a string of number one hits in their home country. In one message, The Guardian reports Jonghyun wrote, "Please let me go". Read More »

WWE Clash of Champions 2017: Rumors you need to know

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Teams have not been announced yet, but it will be a single elimination mixed tag team tournament. Maybe they'll find something for Tye Dillinger to do. The two main events of the show feature Jinder Mahal and two (yes, two) special guest referees. Imagine Bryan, Owens and Zayn on the same side and hoping the fans boo. Read More »

NBC Paid Staffer Severance After Accusing Chris Matthews Of Harassment

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MSNBC declined to comment on whether the complaint arose from an isolated incident or if Matthews, 71, had been involved in similar circumstances in the past with other employees at the network. The network recently terminated Mark Halperin of Morning Joe and Matt Lauer of Today amid mounting sexual harassment allegations. Matthews has hosted Hardball since 1997, and hosted The Chris Matthews Show from 2002 to 2013. Read More »

Dodgers acquire Matt Kemp in multi-player trade with Braves

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Heading east to Atlanta are first baseman Adrian Gonzalez , pitchers Scott Kazmir and Brandon McCarthy and infielder Charlie Culberson . Kemp, 33, was the 2011 NL MVP runner-up after hitting 39 homers for the Dodgers, and he signed an eight-year, $160 million extension after that season. Read More »

Six children dead as France train collision cuts their bus in half

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A witness who was on the train, named as Barbara, said "it was a very violent crash - it seemed as if the train would derail". The bus was reportedly cut in half following the crash. France's SNCF national rail authority said witnesses described the crossing gates as functioning properly. In a tweet, French President Emmanuel Macron offered his condolences: "All my thoughts for the victims of this bad accident involving a school bus, as well as their families. Read More »

Preschool nativity play goes awry when 'sheep' kidnaps Jesus

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Benson said her little sheep, named Teegan, is just passionate. An adorable Nativity scene in an East Tennessee church took a hilarious turn when the little girl playing a sheep chose to play with baby Jesus. We all know how the nativity scene goes: a newborn Jesus lays cradled in a manger in a barn, surrounded by Mary, Joseph, animals and the three wise men. Read More »

Netflix Defends That Controversial 'A Christmas Prince' Tweet

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Other "highlights" have included calling out a Brit who has watched Bee Movie 357 times this year and a United States customer who watched Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl 365 days in a row. The Netflix US Twitter account sent out a anxious tweet on Sunday asking " A Christmas Prince " fans "Who hurt you?" Netflix also released data showing that one viewer actually watched Pirates of the Caribbean: Curse of the Black Pearl for 365 days straight. Read More »

Kim Kardashian Panics Over Baby Surrogate After Unsuccessful Pregnancy

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While waiting to find out whether or not implantation was successful, Kim also talked about a fertility procedure she'd had before getting pregnant with Saint . The surrogate is now carrying their third child and Kim, who is already mum to two kids, North , four, and two-year-old Saint , admitted that she was trying her hardest not to come across as "controlling". Read More »

Bryan Singer Accused Of Raping 17-Year-Old Boy In 2003

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Hollywood filmmaker Bryan Singer is being sued by a man who alleges that he was raped by the director when he was 17 years old. Singer, who was sacked from his role as director of the Queen biopic, Bohemian Rhapsody just days ago, is being sued by Cesar Sanchez-Guzman who accused him of forcing the teenager into performing sex acts. Read More »

Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse trailer is bonkers fun

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As hinted at by the title, we may be getting more Spider-Men than previously expected. The story behind the film isn't entirely known, but it will be centered around Morales who was bitten by a radioactive spider and given the same powers Peter Parker received before he was killed by the Green Goblin. Read More »

Katie Holmes & Daughter Suri Introduced Taylor Swift at Jingle Ball

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It's a well-known fact that James Corden has some musical tricks up his sleeve , so it only seemed natural that he eventually team up with pop princess Taylor Swift at some point. Suri wasn't the only one at the Jingle Ball who was pretty excited about the musical artists-and with good reason. Z100 DJ Elvis Duran joined the pair on stage and said , "And now to bring out one of our favorite friends to end our show tonight, please welcome Katie Holmes and Suri Cruise! ". Read More »

Justice League Might Be Zack Snyder's Last DC Film

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Diminishing financial returns for the DC movies-with the exception of Wonder Woman-are cited as a cause for concern at WB, and sources tell Variety that Jon Berg , the executive who was spearheading the production of the DCEU films initiative, will be leaving that position. Read More »

Where Can You Watch The Previous Star Wars Movies Online?

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Directed by Rian Johnson, the latest installment of the space saga continues with characters from Force Awakens joining galactic legends as well as new faces in an adventure that unlocks age-old mysteries of the Force and shocking revelations of the past. Read More »

Abu Dhabi authorities revealed as buyers of $450m 'Leonardo painting'

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The news was quickly followed by a New York Times story identifying Saudi Prince Bader bin Abdullah bin Mohammed bin Farhan al Saud as the buyer, citing documents it reviewed. Christie's representatives attempted to identify Prince Bader and his source of finances before the sale, after he gave a $100 million deposit to qualify for the auction , The Times said. Read More »

Even New Birth Control Pills May Raise Women's Breast Cancer Risk

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They were followed on average for nearly 11 years, and in total there were 11,517 reported cases of breast cancer, meaning that women who used hormonal birth control were 20% more likely to contract the disease. Surveys suggest access to birth control has been improved by the Affordable Care Act , which requires health plans to cover all forms of contraception without out-of-pocket costs. Read More »

Quentin Tarantino has pitched JJ Abrams a Star Trek movie, may direct

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But clearly, adding Tarantino's cache to the Trek franchise would be a major coup for Paramount. While we're tempted to tick off the usual boxes - expletive-laden dialogue that addresses as much pop culture as it does plot points, eye-popping violence - Tarantino's usual calling cards would probably be out of place in a Star Trek film. Read More »

Texas officer killed serving warrant identified

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The suspect was shot during the standoff and has been transported to an Austin hospital. Copeland is succeeded by his wife and four sons. Chief Stapp said the loss of Officer Copeland is painful for many in the police department. Gov. Greg Abbott issued his condolences to the slain cop's family and promised the shooter will receive "swift justice". The men and women in law enforcement put their lives on the line every day to protect and to serve our communities, and we will never forget ... Read More »

Director Bryan Singer fired from Freddie Mercury biopic

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Now, The Hollywood Reporter brings word that 20th Century Fox has fired Singer from the film. Reports say that the two got into a heated argument one day that ended with Singer throwing something although there was no physical confrontation between the director and actor. Read More »

O'Reilly sued by woman who settled harassment claims

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Rachel Witlieb Bernstein was a junior producer for the network in 2002. Rachel Witlieb Bernstein claims in her U.S. District Court for the Southern District of NY suit Bernstein v. Just like other prominent and controversial people, I'm vulnerable to lawsuits from individuals who want me to pay them to avoid negative publicity. Read More »

'House Of Cards' Sixth Season Will Focus On Robin Wright's Character

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Robin Wright will take the spotlight in the new chapter, which is set to be the show's last. "It will star Robin Wright , and we're really excited about bringing some closure to the show for fans", Sarandos reportedly said. Spacey was officially suspended from the show early last month. It is not known when the final season will air nor what the current status of any spin-off might be. Read More »