• Dodgers trade first baseman, re-acquire past star outfielder
Dodgers trade first baseman, re-acquire past star outfielder

McCarthy went 6-4 with 72 strikeouts and a 3.98 ERA for the Dodgers, while Kazmir, who has a 108-96 career record, did not play last season because of a hip injury. The 6-foot-0, 200-pound native of Rome, Ga., appeared in 10 games during the Dodgers' run through the postseason, hitting.500 (8-for-16) with three extra-base hits.

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  • School bus, train crash in southern France
School bus, train crash in southern France

Witnesses said the crossing gates at the scene were working at the time of the crash, with one SNCF railways official saying that the train, which had 25 people on board at the time, would normally travel at 80km per hour. French media are reporting 20 passengers had also been injured, 11 of them critically, following the incident near Perpignan. ...

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  • PBS Suspends The Tavis Smiley Show Over 'Troubling Allegations'
PBS Suspends The Tavis Smiley Show Over 'Troubling Allegations'

The investigation found credible allegations that Smiley had engaged in sexual relationships with multiple subordinates, sources said. Some witnesses said they were concerned that employment status was linked to whether they had sex with Smiley.

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  • Kid Hilariously Steals Baby Jesus From Manger During Live Nativity Scene
Kid Hilariously Steals Baby Jesus From Manger During Live Nativity Scene

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. "Teegan loves being the center of attention, so the more people laughed, the more excited she was to show her stuff". Benson said she never expected the video to go viral.

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  • Netflix Creepily Trolls 53 Fans Watching 'Christmas Prince', Twitter Claps Back
Netflix Creepily Trolls 53 Fans Watching 'Christmas Prince', Twitter Claps Back

And while some were quick to see the attempted humor within the post, happily replying with their own embarrassing viewing habits, others blasted the much " creepier " aspect, calling out the fact that the site is not only monitoring its viewers incredibly closely, but that it is also using this data to troll its customers.

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  • Kanye West Finally Makes First Appearance In Kardashian Christmas Card
Kanye West Finally Makes First Appearance In Kardashian Christmas Card

While explaining how tough it was for her and husband Kanye West to find the ideal match to carry their baby, Kim freaked out about the woman's safety - how they were "gonna lose [their] surrogate " - and revealed how she had previously lost an embryo while undergoing IVF herself.

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  • Bryan Singer Sued For Alleged Rape of Seventeen Year-Old in 2003
Bryan Singer Sued For Alleged Rape of Seventeen Year-Old in 2003

The lawsuit explains that plaintiff Cesar Sanchez-Guzman attended a party on a yacht in 2003, where he met Singer. He filed suit in Washington state court on Thursday, alleging that Singer forced him to engage in oral sex and then raped him at a party on a yacht 14 years ago.

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  • 'Spider-Man: Homecoming' Sequel Production Date Set, Gwen Stacy Audition Surfaces
'Spider-Man: Homecoming' Sequel Production Date Set, Gwen Stacy Audition Surfaces

The trailer doesn't contain much except for a showcase of Miles being an excellent young Spider-Man, though it continues Black Panther's fine tradition of soundtracking Marvel trailers with Vince Staples . Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse is set to hit theaters in December 2018. In this version of Spider-Man, Morales is an afro-latino teenage...

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  • Taylor Swift Got Joe Alwyn's Support at NYC's Jingle Ball!
Taylor Swift Got Joe Alwyn's Support at NYC's Jingle Ball!

She wore a black sequined off-the-shoulder top paired with barely-there short shorts and combat boots featuring gold stud and zipper embellishments. "She's one of our favourite performers and who is it tonight?" Ready For It?' The singer even performed a Zayn Malik-less acoustic version of 'I Don't Want To Live Forever' .

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  • After Justice League Failure DC Plans Revamp
After Justice League Failure DC Plans Revamp

Jon Berg , who now runs DC films, will be stepping down from his position, while Johns, who serves as chief creative entertainment officer, will remain in his role, though it is expected to become "more advisory in nature". It's reported Zack Snyder will not be directing another DC movie, but is still involved as a producer and executive producer...

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  • 'Last Jedi' Premiere Kicks Off With Droids, Daisy Ridley
'Last Jedi' Premiere Kicks Off With Droids, Daisy Ridley

Do you want to know what it was like working on a Star Wars movie? The pop-up is first come, first served and it's the only place you'll be able to get your hands on Toronto-edition special Star Wars: The Last Jedi tees. "Guess I'll start a family now..." Join us in a conversation about world events, the newsgathering process or whatever as...

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  • UK Dexter Fletcher to Direct Freddie Mercury Biopic
UK Dexter Fletcher to Direct Freddie Mercury Biopic

He explained that the studio refused to give him some time off to deal with a very sick parent and with his own poor health. But Singer , whose credits include the X-Men movies, has denied he was sacked for acting unprofessionally, saying that he was denied time off by 20th Century Fox for a health matter involving his parents.

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  • The latest link between hormonal contraceptives and breast cancer
The latest link between hormonal contraceptives and breast cancer

Komen Austin. The researchers used nationwide registries to collect information about prescriptions that were filled for hormonal contraception, as well as diagnoses of breast cancer. She advised women with any questions or concerns to see a doctor. "We still have so far to go birth control and it's effect on the female body is something we absol...

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  • Quentin Tarantino's STAR TREK Will Be R-Rated AF
Quentin Tarantino's STAR TREK Will Be R-Rated AF

Earlier this week, it was reported that the Pulp Fiction director had struck a deal to helm a Star Trek movie in what could potentially prove to be his final film behind the camera before retiring . That's in contrast to 2013′s " Star Trek into Darkness " making $228 million, and 2009′s " Star Trek " making $256 million. Still, with both the...

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  • Sophie Turner says Game of Thrones season 8 will premiere in 2019
Sophie Turner says Game of Thrones season 8 will premiere in 2019

Yes, it was very impressive, but let's not forget Bran the Three-Eyed Raven's involvement in that scheme. The final season is already two months into shooting, and Turner said the cast and crew are well aware of the impending end of the series.

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  • Quentin Tarantino, JJ Abrams are teaming up for a 'Star Trek' movie
Quentin Tarantino, JJ Abrams are teaming up for a 'Star Trek' movie

According to a report from Deadline , Tarantino's pitch will be fast-tracked to a writers' room. The director's films tend to not only perform commercially, his latest three films all took in multiple Oscar nominations and Tarantino won for the Django Unchained screenplay.

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  • Texas officer shot to death while serving warrant
Texas officer shot to death while serving warrant

Copeland is the first San Marcos police officer to be killed in the line of duty, Stapp said. The suspect was shot during the SWAT standoff and transported to a nearby hospital in Austin said police. "His picture is hanging in different parts of this police department because everyone here loved him", according to ABC affiliate KUVE. Cecilia and ...

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  • Fox fires Bryan Singer as director of Freddie Mercury biopic
Fox fires Bryan Singer as director of Freddie Mercury biopic

Director Bryan Singer has been fired from the Queen biopic he'd been directing, according to a source close to Twentieth Century Fox , the studio behind the project. That prompted the studio to suspend production with three weeks of principal photography left before eventually firing Singer on Monday. The film's cinematographer, Thomas Newt...

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  • O'Reilly, Fox Face Breach of Contract Claims Over Outing of Accuser
O'Reilly, Fox Face Breach of Contract Claims Over Outing of Accuser

Now, Rachel Bernstein is taking objection to these comments with a complaint that cites the non-disparagement clause of the settlement agreement she had with O'Reilly in 2002. That line, and in addition other open proclamations, spoke to a break of his settlement manage Bernstein, she claims in Manhattan Federal Court . "Mr.

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  • House of Cards to resume production in 2018 without Kevin Spacey
House of Cards to resume production in 2018 without Kevin Spacey

Many fans suggested moving forward with Robin Wright and that seems to be exactly the direction Netflix has made a decision to take. " We are excited to bring closure to fans ", Ted Sarandos , Chief Content Officer for Netflix said this morning.

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  • Charts show that Russia's World Cup group is unlike the others
Charts show that Russia's World Cup group is unlike the others

The glitzy draw at the Kremlin on Friday placed Neymar's Brazil in a group including Switzerland, Costa Rica and Serbia as they seek a sixth title. Germany was placed with Mexico, Sweden and South Korea in Group F as Joachim Loew's men try to become the first nation to retain the title since Brazil in 1962.

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  • United States wants 'Pharma Bro' Shkreli to forfeit $2M Wu-Tang album
United States wants 'Pharma Bro' Shkreli to forfeit $2M Wu-Tang album

The forfeiture of $US7,360,450 "represents a conservative computation of the proceeds Shkreli personally obtained as a result of his three different securities fraud crimes of conviction", Bridget M. Even after being convicted , Shkreli struggled to repress his quirky instincts and to stay off social media. He was found guilty on three of eigh...

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  • Chris Stapleton, Little Big Town Top Country Grammy Nominations
Chris Stapleton, Little Big Town Top Country Grammy Nominations

All the nominees for the Record of the Year category are all artists of colour, except for Justin Bieber , who collaborated with Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee , on the hit song " Despacito ". Twenty-seven-time Grammy victor Alison Krauss, the leading victor among female artists in Grammy history, scored two nominations for tracks from her Wind...

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  • Federal Bureau of Investigation joins search for missing 3-year-old in North Carolina
Federal Bureau of Investigation joins search for missing 3-year-old in North Carolina

She called him back and said it was, so he called authorities. I just want her safely returned. Authorities are still searching for the missing 3-year-old girl from Onslow County, North Carolina that prompted an Amber Alert on Monday. Monday to report her missing. Woods said he is also the father of the child's two brothers, who were in the hom...

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  • Iranian teenager 'undergoes 50 surgeries' to look like Angelina Jolie
Iranian teenager 'undergoes 50 surgeries' to look like Angelina Jolie

The woman who believes she is Angelina's biggest fan said she "would do anything" to emulate her. There's no denying the 19-year-old looks terrifying as some people also didn't leave a chance to compare her to Tim Burton's Corpse Bride. However, many are not buying the teen's plastic surgery obsession. There has also been speculation that h...

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  • Mindhunter season 2 renewal official at Netflix
Mindhunter season 2 renewal official at Netflix

The creators of Mindhunter shared the good news of the series' renewal on the show's official Twitter page. The Mindhunter cast includes Jonathan Groff , Holt McCallany, Anna Torv, Hannah Gross and Cameron Britton . The series is created by Joe Penhall with David Fincher , Joshua Donen, Charlize Theron and Cean Chaffin as executive pro...

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  • Judge told to act 'without delay' on Meek Mill bail request
Judge told to act 'without delay' on Meek Mill bail request

It's made even stranger once you factor in the seeming personal feud between Meek and his judge, Genece Brinkley , which has already been reported on at great length. While in prison, Mill, 30, has also spoken with free-agent quarterback Colin Kaepernick , who said the rapper is "humbled by the support the people have shown him".

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  • Suspect shot by police at Arlington mall in critical condition
Suspect shot by police at Arlington mall in critical condition

The department's Chris Cook said it's too hard for an officer to differentiate a real versus a fake gun during a pursuit. The suspect was taken to a nearby hospital and is now being treated for his injuries. The Arlington Voice reached out to the Tarrant County District Attorney's office to learn more about the felony charge Dodd previously f...

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  • Christmas tree farms open in Eugene
Christmas tree farms open in Eugene

Two lines of volunteers looped around two large piles of donated trees, ready to carry evergreens to tractors fitted with conveyor belts that hoisted them up to the FedEx semi trailers. Local tree vendors are finding it hard to keep customers satisfied. If you couldn't afford to buy a tree, or find one to cut down, people made pyramids out of wood ...

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  • Cleveland Shooting Leaves 12-Year-Old Boy Dead, 5 Teens Injured
Cleveland Shooting Leaves 12-Year-Old Boy Dead, 5 Teens Injured

Around 11 p.m. police were called to 13212 Crennell Avenue, where they found the 34-year-old victim. The alcohol store proprietor and his 12-year-old child went outside to perceive what was occurring. What's more, an additional 16-year-old kid was shot in the middle and an additional 14-year-old kid was shot in the crotch. The shooters were bel...

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  • Actress Naya Rivera Arrested and Charged for Beating Up Her Husband
Actress Naya Rivera Arrested and Charged for Beating Up Her Husband

The sheriff's office press release stated, "The Deputy saw minor injuries consistent with his statement". After bail was set at $1,000, Rivera was reportedly released on a personal-recognizance bond, in which the bail amount is waived if the suspect is not considered a flight risk.

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  • CBS and Dish Reach Agreement to End Blackout
CBS and Dish Reach Agreement to End Blackout

CBS and satellite TV company Dish Network in the USA have reached an agreement on a new carriage deal, ending a three-day blackout of the network's channels across 26 states. The antenna offer was based on the reception available at the subscriber's home . Fans were forced instead to use the CBS' streaming service to watch the games.

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  • 'Padmavati' protests turn deadlier; body found hanging at Jaipur fort
'Padmavati' protests turn deadlier; body found hanging at Jaipur fort

Filmmaker Anubhav Sinha shared the picture of the accident and shared a powerful message. Earlier scheduled to get there in cinema halls on December 1, the release date of the film has now been deferred by the makers till further notice. Interestingly, each message mentioned Padmavati . Padmini, according to legend, was a Rajput warrior queen ...

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  • Jude Law Joins The MCU Opposite Brie Larson In 'Captain Marvel'
Jude Law Joins The MCU Opposite Brie Larson In 'Captain Marvel'

Mar-Vell was a spy sent by the Kree to keep an eye on Earth, who found himself playing the role of a superhero known as Captain Marvel . Law also recently joined another major franchise, the Harry Potter movies, taking on the role of young Albus Dumbledore in Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald .

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  • CBS News cuts ties with Charlie Rose after sexual misconduct allegations
CBS News cuts ties with Charlie Rose after sexual misconduct allegations

In a statement posted to Twitter, the veteran host said: "I deeply apologise for my inappropriate behavior". Two additional women spoke about Rose with The New York Times , while Business Insider published a story with accounts by three additional women, bringing the total number of accusers to 13.

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  • Second Woman Says Al Franken Inappropriately Touched Her
Second Woman Says Al Franken Inappropriately Touched Her

Menz said the "uncomfortable" incident - which reportedly lasted three to four seconds - made her feel "gross". She also provided a photo showing Franken apparently groping her while she slept. Menz's husband, who supported his wife's claim to CNN, took the photo. "I feel badly that Ms. Menz came away from our interaction feeling disrespected".

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  • Karlie Kloss Returns to the Victoria's Secret Runway in the Sexiest Way
Karlie Kloss Returns to the Victoria's Secret Runway in the Sexiest Way

It's a good job we have social media though, as the actual show won't be broadcast on TV for a whole week after today's events. The event also marked the first time Karlie Kloss has taken part in a Victoria's Secret Fashion show since 2014.

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  • Taylor Swift Makes A Surprise AMAs Appearance
Taylor Swift Makes A Surprise AMAs Appearance

As for the other major fashion moments in Tracee Ross's repertoire yesterday evening-among them a standout white suit and bejeweled top from Diana Ross's archive -Welch said pulling it all together was organic. Ross's show-closing performance was a true family affair. Raif-Henok is the son of Ross' daughter Rhonda Ross , whose father is M...

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  • India's Manushi Chhillar is Miss World 2017
India's Manushi Chhillar is Miss World 2017

Congress leader Shashi Tharoor on Sunday came under fire on the social media after a tweet on newly-crowned Miss World 2017 Manushi Chhillar's surname, in which he compared her with "loose change". The last Indian to win Miss World title was Priyanka Chopra , who wore the crown in 2000. She is the biggest inspiration in my life. " Mothers sho...

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  • Malcolm Young, guitarist and founding member of AC/DC, dies at 64
Malcolm Young, guitarist and founding member of AC/DC, dies at 64

It's been a hard time for the family, as they lost their brother George in October, Rolling Stone reports . "It is with deepest sorrow that we inform you of the death of Malcolm Young , beloved husband, father, grandfather and brother", the family said in a statement .

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  • Kim Kardashian's not happy about her surrogate's birth plan
Kim Kardashian's not happy about her surrogate's birth plan

And during an appearance on " The Real " to promote her new line of perfumes on Thursday, Kim revealed the real reason her surrogate wasn't at the party, explaining it was a "weird" decision to make. Toward the end of the game, Corden asked Kardashian to clear up the gossip about Kylie Jenner and Khloe Kardashian's widely rumored pregnancie...

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  • George Clooney to Direct, Star in 'Catch-22' Limited Series
George Clooney to Direct, Star in 'Catch-22' Limited Series

Clooney will appear as Yossarian's commander, Colonel Cathcart, and we can already sense the best supporting actor Emmy nomination. But George Clooney will soon be back on the small screen. Army Air Forces B-25 bombardier. Only time will tell, but we think he's on the right path. Clooney is set to direct alongside Grant Heslov and Richard Brown...

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  • Mother of Dead Richardson Toddler Arrested for Child Endangerment
Mother of Dead Richardson Toddler Arrested for Child Endangerment

He was arrested and charged with injury to a child. Her husband, Wesley Mathews, was arrested on the same charges last month in relation to Sherin Mathews' disappearance and death. Sini Mathews is the mother of Sherin Mathews whose body was found in a ditch near the parents' home October 6. Mitch Nolte, one of the attorney's representing Sini Mat...

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  • Federal Bureau of Investigation launches probe into judge who sent Meek Mill to jail
Federal Bureau of Investigation launches probe into judge who sent Meek Mill to jail

Brinkley sentenced Mill to 2-4 years in prison for two probation violations, a sentence that some have called too harsh. Mill had been on probation from a 2008 gun and drug case. Meek's attorney Joe Tacopina has publicly claimed Brinkley showed "enormous bias" against the star and acted "inappropriately" by repeatedly asking the rapper to dro...

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  • The Weeknd Spotted Leaving Bella Hadid's Apartment, Sparks Reconciliation Rumours
The Weeknd Spotted Leaving Bella Hadid's Apartment, Sparks Reconciliation Rumours

Others claim that the " Starboy " singer was still in love with his ex-girlfriend Bella Hadid . The source contends Hadid and The Weeknd are not officially back together; they're just catching up. There to witness the passionate body-check was Selena's Cavalier King Charles puppy-a gift she got from The Weeknd . As the 23-year-old steppe...

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  • Gal Gadot Comments On Not Doing Wonder Woman 2
Gal Gadot Comments On Not Doing Wonder Woman 2

And on Wednesday Gal Gadot explained why she is refusing to reprise her role if Brett Ratner , who is accused of sexual misconduct, is connected with the follow up. With Wonder Woman 2 slated to come out in winter of 2019 , Gadot's contractual obligations to Warner Brothers are unclear. On Nov. 1, six women - including actresses Olivia...

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  • Blake Shelton Named People's 2017 'Sexiest Man Alive'
Blake Shelton Named People's 2017 'Sexiest Man Alive'

Be that as it may, a greater motivating force for the vocalist was having the capacity to stick it to his kindred mentor (and 2013 Sexiest Man Alive ) Adam Levine . In the exclusive cover story, Shelton also referred to his body as "fat" despite trying to keep in shape as much as possible on the treadmill when he's getting down to business.

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  • Justice League Rotten Tomatoes Score Leaks Online
Justice League Rotten Tomatoes Score Leaks Online

The review embargo for Justice League is being lifted on Tuesday night , but fans will have to wait two extra days to see that infamous Rotten Tomatoes score . Justice League is directed by Zack Snyder and stars Ben Affleck, Henry Cavill, Gal Gadot, Ezra Miller, Jason Momoa, Ray Fisher, Amy Adams, Jesse Eisenberg, Amber Heard, Jeremy Irons, J....

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  • Amazon adapting The Lord of the Rings for television
Amazon adapting The Lord of the Rings for television

Copycat shows-if you can even call a Tolkien property a copycat of the genre it helped popularize-sometimes enjoy a measure of success, sure, but they're rarely ever the next big thing. Tolkien crafted a detailed history of Middle-earth called The Simarillion , which covered the creation of the world, epic wars, intrigue, the downfall of entire so...

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  • Taylor Swift's 'Reputation' Set To Become 2017's Best-Selling Album
Taylor Swift's 'Reputation' Set To Become 2017's Best-Selling Album

It kicks off May 8 at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Arizona and includes a stop at Toronto's Rogers Centre on August 4. Tickets start at $49.50 and go on sale Friday, Nov. She has sold out the smaller Smoothie King Center on previous visits. ACL Fest 2018 takes place on October 5-7 and October 12-14. The Dome will also host a s...

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