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Bob Dylan 'beyond words' to receive Nobel Prize for Literature

BBC / Entertainment 104 sources

Bob Dylan says to receive a Nobel Prize is 'beyond words' in a speech read on his behalf at the ceremony.

Writer AA Gill dies aged 62 after cancer fight

Restaurant critic AA Gill has died aged 62 after a short fight with cancer.

Louis Tomlinson’s Mother Captured One Direction’s First Ever Photo – Johannah Deakin Remembered By Fans As ‘Loving’ And ‘Humble’

The Inquisitr 55 sources

Louis Tomlinson put on a brave face tonight as he debuted his single on The X Factor finale. The song, “Just Hold On,” was his tribute for his mother, Johannah Deakin, who passed away this week after being stricken with leukemia. The No…

JLS singer Oritse Williams is arrested after woman accused him of RAPING her

Daily Mail Online 9 sources

Williams was singing at the Gorgeous club in Wolverhampton when he met the 20-year-old, it is alleged. She told police she was raped when she went back to his hotel room.

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Vaults haven't met Buster the Boxer

Vaults haven't met Buster the Boxer from the John Lewis Christmas advert.

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Donald Trump Picks Bryan Cranston's Walter White To Run DEA In 'SNL' Skit

The Huffington Post 12 sources

Walter White just wants to “make America cook again.”

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‘Rogue One’ Could Shape The Future Of ‘Star Wars’ Under Disney

The Inquisitr 6 sources

Rogue One is sure to make waves when it hits theaters next week, and director Gareth Edwards knows that he has a tremendous amount riding on his shoulders, as the success or failure of this first Star Wars Story is likely to have lasting…

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‘Days Of Our Lives’ Star Joseph Mascolo Passes Away At Age 87 After Alzheimer’s Battle, Stefano ‘The Phoenix’ DiMera Is Gone

The Inquisitr 46 sources

Days of Our Lives fans have been dealt a crushing blow this week; 87-year-old Joseph Mascolo, has passed away following a devastating Alzheimer’s battle. Mascolo is best known for his role as Days of Our Lives super-villain, Stefano DiMera…

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Here’s What To Expect From Darth Vader In ‘Rogue One’

The Inquisitr 46 sources

Rogue One is one of the most anticipated movies of 2016. And with good reason, too, as it’s the first Star Wars film to be set outside of Skywalker saga, instead revolving around a group of Rebels led by Felicity Jones’ Jyn Erso that…

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Ghana’s president-elect: won’t let Ghanaians down

Spy Ghana News 98 sources

President-elect Nana Akufo-Addo assured that he would not let Ghanaians down after winning the closely contested election of Ghana. Addressing party faithful in his residence in the capital late Friday, the 72-years-old lawyer and former…

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Louis Tomlinson Pays Tribute To Late Mother Johanna Deakin With 'X Factor' Performance

Louis Tomlinson paid a tribute to his late mother with a performance on Saturday’s (10 December) ‘X Factor’ final, appearing on the ITV talent show just 24 hours after news of Johanna Deakin’s death broke.

Patti Smith blanks out during Nobel Prize performance

Daily American / News 104 sources

STOCKHOLM (AP) — Patti Smith needed two attempts to get through Bob Dylan's "A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fall" at the Nobel Prize ceremony in Stockholm on Saturday.

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Chris Pratt reveals how he gets ready for nude scenes

The 'Passengers' star sat down with ET's Carly Steel ahead of the release of his new film, which hits theaters Dec. 21.....

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FBI covered up Russian influence on Trump's election win, Harry Reid claims

The Guardian / US 7 sources

The senator called for James Comey to resign for withholding information revealed in CIA report that Russian operatives gave hacked emails to WikiLeaks

Strictly Come Dancing: Ore Oduba tops semi-final leaderboard with 'extraordinary' Argentine Tango

Double the dancing meant double the pressure this week, as the four contestants fought for a place in the final

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Inside Kirk Douglas' 100th Birthday Bash

The legendary actor celebrated with family and friends in Beverly Hills.

Akufo-Addo has skills to overcome country’s challenges – Kofi Annan

Ghanaweb.com 98 sources

Former UN Secretary-General, Kofi Annan, has expressed confidence in the President-elect of Ghana, Nana Akufo-Addo, to overcome country’s economic challenges.

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Patti Smith falters in Stockholm tribute to an absent Bob Dylan

The Guardian / World 104 sources

Representing the Nobel laureate at the prize-giving, the US singer admitted nerves in performance at Swedish academy

Time for another Inconvenient Truth

TEN years on, Al Gore’s Oscar-winning climate change documentary An Inconvenient Truth is getting a sequel, to premiere in January.

Saturday, Dec 10

Kirk Douglas celebrates 100th birthday

The Hollywood great is best known for his starring roles in classic films such as Spartacus and 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea.

Jennifer Lawrence Apologises For Controversial ‘Sacred Rocks’ Anecdote

Jennifer Lawrence has apologised over an anecdote she told about sacred rocks that were “so good for butt itching” Hawaii.

Louis Tomlinson to go ahead with X Factor performance tonight to honour his late mother

One Direction star Louis Tomlinson will pay tribute to his late mother during The X Factor this weekend as the final three contestants fight it out to be named 2016 champion.

Friday, Dec 9

Furious Prince Andrew blasts 'speculation' over daughters Beatrice and Eugenie

PRINCE Andrew has lashed out at the press and defended his daughters saying that spurious claims over their potential marriages and family rows are baseless.

Donald Trump "Has a Big Stake" in New 'Apprentice,' Says Transition Team

The president-elect will retain executive producer status when the NBC series returns with Arnold Schwarzenegger as host.

New movie trailer for 'Fifty Shades Darker'

When a wounded Christian Grey (Jamie Dornan) tries to entice a cautious Ana Steele (Dakota Johnson) back into his life, she demands a new arrangement before she will give him another chance. As the two begin to build trust and find…

Thursday, Dec 8

Greg Lake: King Crimson and ELP star dies aged 69

BBC / Entertainment 114 sources

Guitarist Greg Lake, who fronted both King Crimson and Emerson, Lake and Palmer, dies aged 69.

Leonardo DiCaprio meets with Donald Trump to discuss green jobs

Oscar winner Leonardo DiCaprio's latest role: climate consultant to the president.

Brad Pitt requests more time with his children in Angelina Jolie divorce battle

The actor allegedly signed a custody deal allowing therapists to define his visiting hours

Brood Like Jagger: Rolling Stones frontman Mick becomes dad again at 73

Rock star's girlfriend Melanie Hamrick gave birth to the couple's son on 8 December.

Wednesday, Dec 7

With nominees like Chance the Rapper, the Grammys look to the future of music

In a time of political uncertainty, the Grammy nominations offered a clear mandate: innovation over tradition, the future over the past.

Time Person Of The Year 2016 Is Donald Trump, 'President Of The Divided States'

Huffington Post UK 264 sources

Donald Trump has beaten Vladimir Putin, Nigel Farage and Beyonce to be named Time Magazine’s Person Of The Year.

Emotional Oakland warehouse manager lashes out at 'Today' hosts

AJC.com / U.S. 77 sources

Derick Almena has plenty of reasons to be upset, if not in total shock, after last weekend, when 36 people died in a raging fire inside the Oakland, California, warehouse he managed. >> Read more trending stories Known as the “Ghost Ship,”…

Piers Morgan Attacks David And Victoria Beckham Over Son Cruz's Single

Piers Morgan was branded a “jackass” after launching an attack on David and Victoria Beckham over their son Cruz’s new music career.

Tuesday, Dec 6

Sad news for more families as fire victims identified

CBS News / U.S. 359 sources

Some at party in Oakland warehouse, used as art studios and illegal housing, texted family and friends to say goodbye as flames rose

Game of Thrones star Vaughan dies

BBC / Entertainment 97 sources

British actor Peter Vaughan, best known for roles in Game of Thrones and Porridge, dies aged 93.

Al Gore goes to Trump Tower for meetings with Ivanka, Donald

New York Post / News 162 sources

Former Vice President Al Gore was spotted entering Trump Tower Monday for a meeting with Ivanka Trump on climate issues and a sit-down with President-elect Trump. A Trump aide brought Gore into the building and the politician-turned…

2017 Grammy Awards: Complete list of nominees

The nominations have been revealed for the 2017 Grammy Awards. Beyoncé leads the pack, with a total of nine nominations including album of the year. Drake, Rihanna and Kanye West all earned eight nominations apiece, while Chance the Rapper…