Lee Smith, Harold Baines To Be Inducted Into The Baseball Hall Of Fame

Baseball greats Lee Smith and Harold Baines finally received the news each has been longing to hear for the nearly two decades they’ve been retired from the game. On Sunday, December 9, it was announced that both men have been elected for induction into the coveted National Baseball Hall of Fame. MLB.com reports that Smith […]

Robert De Niro Returns To ‘Saturday Night Live’ As Robert Mueller

Robert De Niro returned to Saturday Night Live to open the show in his recurring role as special counsel Robert Mueller on December 8, and this time around he closed in further on the president’s inner circle by paying a little visit to Eric Trump at Trump Tower. Viewers will recall De Niro putting on […]

Offset Says he Misses Cardi B After She Raps About Divorcing Him

It appears that the absence of Cardi B from Offset’s life has really begun to sink in, and he’s getting more and more uncomfortable with the thought. Page Six reports that on Sunday morning, December 9, the Migos member took to Twitter to concede that he’s been feeling incomplete since his wife of one year […]

Deontay Wilder Says Floyd Mayweather Jr Is Jealous Of Him

The World Boxing Council (WBC) has gone ahead and sanctioned a rematch of last week’s drama-filled slugfest between “The Bronze Bomber” Deontay Wilder and “Gypsy King” Tyson Fury, according to the Independent. It is a fight that will be highly anticipated thanks to the sparks both men set off in the ring, but Wilder claims […]

Halle Berry Supports Champion Claressa Shields At HBO’s Last Ever Boxing Promotion

Halle Berry got into the spirit of combat on Saturday night, December 8 – only, this time around it wasn’t in the interest of honoring the bodacious physique that followers have become accustomed to watching her tone with each #FitnessFriday she’s put in the books. Rather, the Academy Award winning actress headed out to show […]

Mariah Carey Gifts Herself With A Piece Of Billboard History

Mariah Carey took a moment apart from the European tour life on Sunday, December 9, to marvel over her newest feat in music history, which she can attribute to her one-of-a-kind vocal gift. Upon learning — via People magazine — that her 1994 album, Merry Christmas has risen back to the top of the charts, […]

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Proposes GrinchCon Alternative To The Frenzied SantaCon Pub Crawl

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez may still be a young twenty-something, but that apparently doesn’t mean she’d ever put her bartender past ahead of the work that awaits her as an incoming legislator in the city that never sleeps. Over the weekend, the 29-year-old U.S. Representative-elect was tested on the kind of party she’d be on a brisk […]

Car Accident Kills Major League Baseball Veterans Luis Valbuena And Jose Castillo

Major League Baseball is mourning the losses of Luis Valbuena and Jose Castillo after the former infield journeymen lost their lives in a car accident in their native Venezuela early Friday morning, December 7. Reuters reports that authorities in the state of Yaracuy have detained four men believed to have been responsible for the wreckage […]

Nick Cannon Retweets Homophobic Slurs From Amy Schumer, Chelsea Handler, Sarah Silverman

Nick Cannon raised eyebrows on Friday night (December 7) when he took to Twitter to share a string of dated tweets that reveal some of comedy’s most successful white women to have thrown homophobic slurs around on social media. The Daily Mail cites at least three consecutive instances in which Cannon unearthed posts attributed to […]

Cardi B First Learns About Her Grammy Nominations As She’s Leaving Court [Video]

For better or for worse, Friday, December 7, 2018 will go down as one of the most memorable days of Cardi B’s life. The burgeoning rap star started her morning off in attendance in court for her arraignment on misdemeanor assault and reckless endangerment charges, and ended her night with a performance at Z100’s Jingle […]

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Doubles Down On Renewable Energy Link To Racial Justice

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez took to Twitter on Friday to counter the sea of criticism she’s been facing over her bold declaration that the government’s commitment to an ambitious ‘Green New Deal’ would, in part, amount to the deliverance of racial justice in America. Earlier this week, The Hill cited Ocasio-Cortez as having challenged lawmakers to embrace […]

George Papadopoulos Released From Prison, Defiantly Plugs New Book ‘Deep State Target’

Former foreign policy adviser for Donald Trump’s presidential campaign George Papadopoulos has been freed from federal custody in Wisconsin after completing the twelfth day of a fourteen day prison sentence that he had been handed for making false statements to the FBI agents investigating him as part of special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia probe. “George […]

Ariana Grande Takes Her Grandmother To Get Tattooed At Age 93

Ariana Grande delivered an emotional speech for the ages during her acceptance of the Woman of the Year award at Billboard’s Women in Music ceremony on Thursday, December 6. Then she saddled up with her ageless grandmother in tow so that they could cheer the evening up by each getting a piece of artwork done […]

Ariana Grande Tattoos Her Hand, Flaunts New Piece On Instagram

Ariana Grande flooded Instagram with so many tributes and pictures from her preparation in the hours leading up to an appearance at the 2018 Billboard Women In Music celebration on Thursday, that it was easy to overlook the post in which she introduced her latest tattoo on Friday morning, December 7. Ariana kicked the sharing […]

Victoria Beckham Auctioning Personal Styling Session In Elton John ‘AIDSfree’ Christmas Fundraiser

In association with the Independent and the Evening Standard, Elton John has officially launched his ambitious AIDSfree Christmas appeal auction, thereby prompting Victoria Beckham to be eagerly forthcoming with fans about their opportunity to bid on a styling session conducted by her, personally, should they wish to join the cause. In addition to a limited […]

Mariah Carey’s Kids Moroccan And Monroe Join Her On Stage In Paris

Fans who’ve been anticipating Mariah Carey’s arrival in Paris as part of her annual “All I Want For Christmas Is You” tour finally received the “Vive La France! Joyeux Noel” they’ve been waiting for from her via Instagram on Thursday, December 6. Her international followers were also greeted with one of her trademark whistle notes […]

Jennifer Lopez, Leah Remini, Vanessa Hudgens Speak ‘Second Act’ Of Empowering One Another

For Jennifer Lopez, there was more to producing and acting in her latest movie than the artistry involved; what critical acclaim it might receive; or even the sheer entertainment of it. The 49-year-old leading lady stated that much on Wednesday, December 5, with the release of a brand new teaser that lends some scope into […]

Kanye West And North Hit The Studio On Kim Kardashian’s Instagram

Kanye West found himself having to multi-task between music composition and child rearing on Tuesday (December 4) and Kim Kardashian was right there with them to fondly document the timeless moment. It was just over four years ago that fans began to learn about Kanye’s openness to mixing family and work when Kim took to […]

Florida Elections Supervisor Brenda Snipes Rescinds Resignation, Wants To Remain Through 2020

Less than 24 hours after outgoing Gov. Rick Scott formally suspended her via executive order, embattled Broward County elections chief Brenda Snipes rescinded the resignation she had submitted prior to his decision. The New York Times reports that on Friday, November 30, Governor Scott announced his plans to strip Dr. Snipes of her title and […]

Madonna Shades Lady Gaga For Stealing Her Quote Pertaining To ‘100 People’

Madonna has followers and media publications believing that she may have reignited her storied feud with Lada Gaga after she posted to social media with a dated recording of herself sharing motivational words that appear to have served as inspiration for a quote her younger rival has been running with. For the past two months, […]

Adrian Peterson Breaks Off 90-Yard Run To Tie Jim Brown On All-Time Rushing TD List

Adrian Peterson put together a historic Week 13 performance on the gridiron, owing every record that came of it to a single 90-yard run he broke off in the early minutes in the second quarter of a Monday night matchup with the Philadelphia Eagles. Peterson did once race 82 yards to the goal-line six years […]

Tom Brady Announces Retirement, Admits He’s Joking, After Reaching 1,000 Yards Rushing

Tom Brady caused the hearts of more than a few fans across New England to drop after he joked that, in having secured his latest milestone, he was making the choice to walk away from the game of football on Monday, December 3. ESPN recorded Brady as having completed 24 of 32 passes with a […]

DeAndre Hopkins Dons ‘ImWithKap’ Jersey In Support Of Colin Kaepernick

Before news reports were burying his 91-yard stat line in the bigger story of the Houston Texans winning a franchise record ninth straight contest with their defeat over the Cleveland Browns on Sunday, December 2, DeAndre Hopkins was making headlines for donning Colin Kaepernick’s No. 7 on his chest. The Hill was one of numerous […]

George Conway Accuses Donald Trump Of Breaking Witness Tampering Law On Twitter

George Conway made waves within the legal community and among the public on Monday, December 3 when he cited a clause in the U.S. Code to suggest that a tweet President Trump posted in praise of Roger Stone may have violated obstruction of justice and witness tampering laws. As the New York Times reports in […]

Dennis Smith Jr. Gets Tooth Knocked Out By Patrick Beverley Elbow [Video]

Mavericks point guard Dennis Smith Jr. entered Sunday’s (December 2) contest against the Los Angeles Clippers all smiles over the prospects of rebounding from a loss to the Lakers that halted a three-game win streak – along a run that saw his team win eight of their previous 10 match-ups. And after sealing the 114-110 […]

Carolina Panthers Lose Greg Olsen To Season Ending Foot Injury

The Carolina Panthers lost their fourth straight game to fall to 6-6 on the season on Sunday, December 2. But more devastating than the fact that their playoff hopes became that much more murky with a 24-17 defeat to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, was the loss of Cam Newton’s favorite 6-foot-6 target, tight end Greg […]

New York Mets Acquire Robinson Cano, Edwin Diaz In Trade With Seattle Mariners

Following days of reports on New York and Seattle being in discussion over a potential blockbuster deal, the Mets finally got what they had been hoping for when they agreed on Saturday, December 1, to send outfielder Jay Bruce, reliever Anthony Swarzak, and a trio of minor leaguers over to the Mariners for eight-time All-Star […]

‘Saturday Night Live’ Remembers George HW Bush With Dana Carvey Highlight Reel

During the show’s seventh episode of the season, Saturday Night Live took a moment to honor George H.W. Bush in remembrance of the humor his likeness brought – courtesy of Dana Carvey’s famed impressions of him throughout the 1990s. Those who are old enough to have watched SNL during the first Bush presidency will recall […]

Kareem Hunt Apologizes, Says He’s Embarrassed Over Hotel Assault In ESPN Exclusive

During an interview that marked the first time he has spoken out since TMZ released video footage of his assault on a woman at a Cleveland hotel earlier this year, Kareem Hunt apologized, conceded that he has no excuse for his actions he took on that February evening, and declared that he is prepared to […]

Alec Baldwin’s ‘Donald Trump’ Returns To SNL With ‘Evita’ Parody

Alec Baldwin was back in character as President Trump during the latest episode of Saturday Night Live, and along with him he brought a touch of Broadway that fans of Madonna’s 1996 musical drama Evita might’ve appreciated. In keeping with the the politics of the day, the setting of Saturday night’s (December 1) cold open […]

Kareem Hunt Loses Under Armour Endorsement Amid Hotel Assault Controversy

Under Armour has announced that it is terminating its endorsement deal with beleaguered NFL star Kareem Hunt. UA reportedly made its decision known via a statement issued to the Baltimore Business Journal early Saturday, December 1. In short, the sports apparel company told BBJ that it has “parted ways” with the 2017 PFWA Rookie of […]

Tyson Fury Vs Deontay Wilder Predictions From Foreman, Holyfield, ‘Iron Mike’ and Other Legends

From fans to promotional executives to fighters and the greater boxing world abound, all focus will be on what transpires when WBC heavyweight titleholder Deontay Wilder (40-0, 39 KO) takes on lineal British champ Tyson Fury (27-0, 19 KO) in a battle of the undefeated on Saturday night, December 1. Many of those who’ve themselves […]

Kansas City Chiefs Cut Kareem Hunt After Release Of Video From February Incident

Within hours of TMZ releasing damning surveillance footage that appeared to show him assaulting a woman in a Cleveland hotel, the Kansas City Chiefs confirmed that Pro-Bowl running back Kareem Hunt has been cut from the team’s 53-man roster. Sports Illustrated reports that Hunt’s release from the team concluded an afternoon of gradual developments that […]

Nicki Minaj Casts Video Featuring Strip Club Sisters Cardi B Allegedly Assaulted

With the release of her new “Good Form” music video on Thursday, November 29, it became clear to fans that Nicki Minaj is not quite ready to let her beef with Cardi B go, as it turns out that two of the dancers she hired to make cameos are the women Cardi was arrested for […]

Kourtney Kardashian Has Been Freezing Her Eggs, And It’s Making Her Emotional

Kourtney Kardashian knows all about the emotional roller coaster that the egg freezing process can put a woman through, and she’s documented the experience for fans to see in this weekend’s episode of Keeping Up With the Kardashians. In a preview that Page Six has published ahead of Sunday’s (December 2) KUWTK airing, Kourtney details […]

Kevin Durant Twists Drake’s Nipple During Raptors Vs Warriors Game

As is often the case whenever one of the league’s more notable players swings through Toronto to take on the Raptors, Drake was in the house to steal some shine from the visiting Golden State Warriors on Thursday night, November 29, and Kevin Durant made sure to give him a good pinch to let him […]

‘Star Wars,’ ‘American Graffiti,’ Screenwriter Gloria Katz Dies At 76

Hollywood is mourning the death of long-time George Lucas collaborator Gloria Katz, who lost her battle to ovarian cancer this past weekend. The Associated Press reports that Katz passed away while receiving medical care at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles on Sunday, November 25. The timing of Katz passing was unfortunate, to say the […]

CNN Fires Marc Lamont Hill Following Controversial Remarks On Palestine And Israel

CNN has confirmed the firing of contributor Marc Lamont Hill over remarks he made in a speech that endorsed the Palestinians’ use of all methods of resistance against Israel, and called upon the international community to weigh economic methods of punishment in condemnation of the nation-state’s treatment of its native non-Jewish population. As Newsweek reported […]

Jay-Z’s Rocawear Court Battle Halts After He Cites Racial Discrimination In Arbitration

Jay-Z’s claim of racial discrimination in the arbitration of his ongoing trademark dispute against Iconix Brand Group Inc. has proven successful in temporarily halting the suit. In a decision that the Guardian quotes attorney Alex Spiro as deeming “historic,” New York State Supreme Court Justice Saliann Scarpulla ruled to uphold a petition for the court […]

WWE Rumors: Kevin Owens Wants To Fight Elton John At WrestleMania

Sir Elton John may want to sit down with a notepad and reel back his fighting scene from Kingsman: The Golden Circle, in preparation for what may soon await him, after he was called out to go toe-to-toe in the ring for pissing off WWE star Kevin Owens late Tuesday, November 27. As USA Today […]

Nancy Pelosi Wins House Speaker Nomination

Veteran House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) received the support of a majority of her Democratic colleagues to inch closer to reclaiming her former role as speaker of the United States House of Representatives on Wednesday afternoon, November 28. ABC News reports that Pelosi won the Party’s blessing to move on to an upcoming vote […]

Jimmy Fallon Does Donald Trump Impersonation Of Elvis Presley On ‘The Tonight Show’

Jimmy Fallon approached the latest episode of The Tonight Show intent on getting every last bit of laughter he could out of Donald Trump’s claim that he was once regularly reminded of a resemblance people saw between him and Elvis Presley. In a video that Vulture has reposted from the NBC production’s YouTube channel, Fallon […]

Republican Cindy Hyde-Smith Wins Racially Charged Mississippi Senate Race Runoff

Former state agricultural commissioner Cindy Hyde-Smith continued her ascension to the heights of Mississippi politics with a victory in the runoff of her Senatorial race against Democratic opponent Mike Espy on Tuesday night, November 27. Unofficial results had Senator Hyde-Smith holding a 54-46 lead over Espy with 99 percent of the ballots counted when the […]

Donald Trump Says He’s Been Told That He Looks Like Elvis Presley

President Trump posed what might go down for music lovers as his greatest reach yet, on Monday, November 26, when during a nighttime rally held in support of Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith, he informed a sea of Mississippians that there was a time in which he was commonly reminded of a resemblance that folks believed he […]

Le’Veon Bell Imagines Teaming Up With Andrew Luck On The Indianapolis Colts

Hype began to build around the forecast for Indianapolis, moving forward, after self-exiled running back Le’Veon Bell kicked the week off by appearing to hint at the possibility of him joining Andrew Luck in the Colts’ backfield next year. If Bell was looking to turn the tide of public opinion in his favor following a […]

Video Of Border Patrol Agent Sparking Arizona Wildfire Is Released

More than a year and a half after a massive wildfire swept across the Santa Rita Mountain foothills – causing destruction in the millions of dollars – a video has surfaced showing how one U.S. Border Patrol agent’s bright idea for a gender reveal turned out to be the cause of the costly disaster. As […]

Atlanta Braves Sign Josh Donaldson To A One-Year $23 Million Deal

The Atlanta Braves just made a couple of moves to help improve their chances of returning to the postseason in 2019, with their biggest deal landing them former American League MVP Josh Donaldson. According to Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic, the Braves followed up their early signing of catcher Brian McCann by announcing on Monday […]

Senior Citizen Chokes Out Young Man During Vikings Vs. Packers Game [Video]

As was to be expected given the competitive nature of Minnesota and Green Bay’s NFC North rivalry, tempers flared among pockets of fans spread about US Bank Stadium on Sunday night, November 25. With both the underachieving Vikings’ and the middling Packers’ playoff ambitions on the line, there was sure to be confrontation between fans […]

General Motors Is Cutting 15 Percent Of Salaried Workforce, Discontinuing Car Models

General Motors has announced that it is setting off on a massive restructuring venture that will result in the closure of several factories, and the discontinuation of various car models that it produces, as the company makes a bid to shift its focus toward ride-sharing networks, electric cars, and self-driving vehicles. CNN reports that GM […]

Blac Chyna Tries To Fight Fans In Nigeria

It looks like Blac Chyna’s trip to Africa for the promotion of her new skin lightening cream didn’t quite get off on the right foot. A video clip that has been circulating the internet shows the reality television star nearly getting herself embroiled in a physical altercation not long after she touched down in Nigeria […]