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Trump denies 's********' countries remark, as world rejects president

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Trump made the comment Thursday in the context of asking why America should accept more immigrants from Haiti and Africa-instead of places like Norway-while discussing a bipartisan immigration deal with lawmakers. Trump denies using the word. "We should have more people from Norway ". Obama has frequently spoken about the importance of respecting the "peaceful transition of power", which helps explain the shift in his direct attacks on Trump during the 2016 presidential campaign ... Read More »

Doctor declares Trump is in 'excellent health' after physical

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Their statement came after the president tweeted Friday morning that the description of his remarks was not accurate. Trump's comments were allegedly made on Thursday at a White House meeting with lawmakers on immigration reform. In 2009 Trump's predecessor, Barack Obama , chose Ghana's capital Accra to set out his foreign policy goals for Africa in a speech in which he said he saw Africa "as a fundamental part of our interconnected world". Read More »

BABY ALERT! Kylie Jenner Reportedly RUSHED to the Hospital in LABOR!!

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The family has been a part of millions of American households for years, and fans have become used to knowing every detail - important or minor - about the famous first family. "Is Kylie craving things yet?" "She must be pregnant. There's too much secrecy around it", Ellen said. However, calm down, folks - that Snapchat was actually sent in December, and Kylie isn't in labour. Read More »

Botswana Expresses Displeasure at the "Highly Irresponsible and Racist" Comments by Trump

Trump, I can state unequivocally, will be the healthiest individual ever elected to the presidency", Bornstein wrote. He did not specifically deny using the word "shithole". But Trump has said so many things on so many occasions that have rubbed the raw edges of race in America that they have raised the larger question. In a statement on Friday, Graham reiterated standard pro-immigration, pro-amnesty talking points, claiming he almost reprimanded Trump after he allegedly made the comment. Read More »

Colbert, Kimmel and late night tackle Trump's 'shithole countries' remark

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Gov. Rick Scott has issued a statement in reference to the recent comments made by President Donald Trump regarding Haiti , El Salvador and Africa. "It's about opening the door to humanity's worst side, about validating and encouraging racism and xenophobia that will potentially disrupt and destroy lives of many people". Read More »

"Black Panther": Watch new trailer for Marvel's upcoming movie

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When the sale of Captain America: Civil War began, Marvel fans went insane booking tickets to watch the epic Captain America v Iron Man showdown. It doesn't come as much of a surprise though - there have been reports saying that Black Panther is now Marvel's best-selling movie in terms of ticket presales. Read More »

Shiloh Jolie-Pitt in horror accident

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As Aniston takes the spotlight to honor comedy legend Carol Burnett , Jolie looks down, and Johnson glances in Jolie's direction. It's a pretty fantastic moment. But, she did admit that they started to develop feelings for each other while filming. I'm just petty like that. Pax Jolie-Pitt had some cool stories to share with his five siblings this morning. Read More »

Natalie Portman's flex at the Golden Globes was an all-timer

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Though eventual victor Guillermo del Toro (for " The Shape of Water ") did not explicitly comment on Portman's remark, he did take time to praise "a few fantastic women" who worked on the film. We have some awesome women that have come forward, you know Mudbound and Lady Bird . Ultimately, the decision lands on film studios to give women directors proper funding, a choice Greta deems obvious. Read More »

Everything President Trump has tweeted (and what it was about)

Several local leaders spoke on the president's vulgar remarks Friday morning before the Chicago's 32nd Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Interfaith Breakfast, including Durbin. Trump's alleged statement also prompted outrage from the African Union (AU), the organization that includes all the 54 African UN states plus Western Sahara, which is not recognized by the UN. Read More »

U.S. has special obligation to Salvadoran immigrants

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Those in support of ending El Salvador's TPS status argue that the initial event that qualified them for the status is long since over. Salvadorans living with temporary protected status in the USA have until Sep., 2019 to leave the country or face deportation. Read More »

Red dress takes heat amid Golden Globes all-black dress code

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For safety among every worker in every occupation. Meanwhile, I'm watching this awards show and I am thinking: Women fighting back against sexual harassers - and worse, sexual attackers - is all fine and good. During her acceptance speech, Winfrey thanked the Hollywood Foreign Press Association "because we all know the press is under siege these days". Streep brought activist Ai-jen Poo, head of the National Domestic Workers Alliance, as her plus one. Read More »

At least 13 people killed in California mudslides

Hundreds of firefighters and others sifted through mud and debris in Montecito , a town 145 kilometers (90 miles) northwest of Los Angeles , after powerful rainstorms triggered a mudslide on Tuesday. Santa Barbara County authorities said Thursday afternoon up to 43 people are missing as a result of the mudslides this week in the Montecito area. At least 15 people were killed and more than two dozen were injured as of Wednesday, according to the New York Times . Read More »

Oprah's niece from WI talks speech & rumors of presidential run

But it is also a reminder that when the last out-of-the-blue celebrity candidate entered a presidential race, the media shrugged him off as a joke. Why would Oprah , who at the moment never has to encounter anyone who isn't in awe of her, want to sign up for that? Oprah's long time partner Stedman Graham hinted on the weekend that she might be into a White House bid. Read More »

Haiti wants clarification on Trump's comments, says ambassador

Does this president reflect American values? "This behavior is unacceptable from the leader of our nation", she said. Others said they thought Trump had a point, in a way. In a statement it said it had asked the U.S. government, through its ambassador, to "clarify" if the derogatory remark also applied to Botswana given that there were Botswana nationals living in the United States and others who wished to go there. Read More »

Former President Obama Says Americans Live in Partisan Bubbles

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It's all pretty rote and familiar, and what's worse is Letterman's stage and interviewing manner, which is clearly rusty. He is comfortable with all the talk-show shorthand: when he mentions that he and Michelle had taken a trip to the British Virgin Islands, a few enthusiastic members of the audiences hoot, and Obama gestures out in a knowing way, gently mocking that enthusiasm. Read More »

5 women reportedly accuse James Franco of sexual misconduct

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Five women told the Times that Franco had abused his power during their encounters with the successful actor. In addition to incidents alleged at Franco's school, Studio 4 , actresses said that the 39-year-old put them in uncomfortable working situations when he taught at the Playhouse West in North Hollywood . Read More »

Trump expects his bodily to go effectively Friday

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The White House announced last month that Trump was due to have a routine physical after some commentators believed he slurred words during a speech on the decision to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. The physical test will last around two hours and include blood and urine tests, heart checks and even questions about his sleeping habits and other idiosyncrasies. Read More »

Did Seth Meyers Nail His Golden Globes 2018 Opening Monologue?

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Winfrey gave an impassioned speech Sunday night at the Golden Globes , which has sparked talk about whether she might run for president. For this year's Golden Globes 2018 opening monologue, host Seth Meyers took on the hard task of combining humor with sociopolitical awareness. Read More »

With Hugh Grant, 'Paddington 2' is simply wonderful

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It's Paddington's impenetrable spirit, his striving to do right by the world, to "always see the good in people", even those who wish him harm, that is the biggest wish-fulfillment of 2018. Brace yourself to drown into every furrow of Paddington's brow or feel the upward curve of your lips when the camera pans into his black nose that's irresistibility tactile. Read More »

Trump Rips Feinstein Over Fusion GPS Transcript Release

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The United States intelligence community believes that the Russian government was engaged in electoral interference during the 2016 USA presidential election. John McCain, R-Ariz., who gave it to then-FBI Director James Comey. "We're a year down the road now", Cohen said. The special counsel's team of investigators has expressed interest in speaking with Mr Trump, but no details have been worked out. Read More »

Botswana Sends Statement Asking US: Are We a Sh**hole Country?

And it prompted senators who were present at the meeting to answer questions Friday about their recollections of the startling remarks. Never said "take them out". Trump denied making that statement in a tweet , but it was refuted by Illinois Sen. Although it is being taken as a denial of the "sh*thole" comment, Mr. Read More »

Seal calls Oprah 'part of the problem'

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Social media was awash with cries for Winfrey to take over in the wake of her emotional call to arms at the Globes. Not since an obscure senator took the stage at the 2004 Democratic National Convention has a single speech caused such a Democratic swoon. Read More »

Fox Bumps Up Deadpool Sequel, Moves Back New Mutants to 2019

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It should be noted that now The New Mutants may be released when the studio is under Disney ownership, depending on when the deal closes. And finally, Josh Boone's The New Mutants - which was due to open in April - will now hit theaters on February 22nd, 2019 - nearly ten months later than originally planned. Read More »

Prince Harry, Meghan Markle bundled up for visit to a radio station

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Despite being rich, Meghan rented a three-bedroom, two-bathroom home in Toronto's Seaton Village while she was filming Suits , thought to cost around $2440 (£1312) a month. Mary Magdalene, Dec. 25, 2017 in King's Lynn, England. Despite Grant, 52, h aving once opened up about her 36-year-old "baby sister", in a negative light , it appears she's singing a different tune, and is now singing praise to the sister she claims she "helped raise". Read More »

Marvel's Black Widow Solo Movie Lands a Writer

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After years of seeming like Marvel fans would never see Natasha Romanoff in a standalone movie, Variety has announced that a writer has been tapped to draft a script for a Black Widow movie. This is after 10 years since the MCU first started back in 2008 with Iron Man. It looks like our Black Widow-related dreams are finally coming true. Read More »

Rose McGowan in new documentary

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This isn't the first time McGowan has been critical of her fellow celebrities. And people actually think I make pronouncements and proclamations like I live in Enid, Oklahoma, or something. I just didn't know how it was going to go down. A day after the Times story was published, McGowan tweeted that she was disappointed in the silence from actresses who had worked with Weinstein . Read More »

Hoda Kotb named permanent co-host of 'Today'

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According to an insider, the man's salary was a reflection of his long time as a co-host on the show, which was 25 years before his firing. That news was covered that morning by Guthrie and Kotb, who filled in for Lauer. "The answer is no - that's not happening", Kotb responded when asked whether her weekly take home would be on the same level as Matt Lauer's previous salary. Read More »

Saints hold off Panthers in NFC wildcard game

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Since 1970, there's been 20 instances of a team going 2-0 in the regular season and then meeting for a third time . While it's hard to beat a team three times (happens a little more than half the time), the Saints have the advantage in this matchup. Read More »

Who is the 'Fire and Fury' author — Michael Wolff

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This whole thing is very simple. There's nothing in this book that really outlines Trump's strengths or weaknesses in any strategic way. Former White House counsel and CNN contributor John Dean tweeted Friday that Richard Nixon "was competent, just dishonest" as opposed to Trump, who Dean says is both. Read More »

Marco Rubio demands bigger child tax credit in bill

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The final bill expands the child tax credit in a couple of key ways. Pence has delayed a planned trip to the Middle East in case his vote is needed on the final tax bill. Both bills would simplify financial record-keeping for many small businesses that have inventory, making the cash method of accounting available to them. Read More »