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Tom Brokaw Says Cancer Is 'In Remission'

December 22nd, 2014 2:26pm EST
Tom Brokaw Says Cancer Is 'In Remission'
Legendary newsman Tom Brokaw revealed his cancer is in remission.

"A year ago my future was more uncertain than I cared to acknowledge but now I face the New Year with very encouraging news," he wrote in a letter NBC News.

"The cancer is in remission and I will shortly go on a drug maintenance regimen to keep it there."

Brokaw revealed in February that he was diagnosed with multiple myeloma. This meant cancer cells were overtaking healthy, disease-fighting cells in his bone marrow.

Brokaw was the primary anchor of the "NBC Nightly News," a job he held from1982 to 2004. He now works as a...
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7 Great Actors Who Excel At Movies And Television

December 22nd, 2014 1:00pm EST
Double Threats: 7 Great Actors Who Excel At Movies And Televisio
The hierarchy when it comes to acting in Hollywood has historically always placed more importance and gravitas on the work of actors who have appeared on the silver screen when compared to their TV counterparts.

Legendary actors who got their start on TV like Bill Murray (Saturday Night Live), Michael Douglas (The Streets of San Francisco) and Denzel Washington (St. Elsewhere) were only said to have "made it" as huge stars once they were able to transition into movies.

But a strange thing has happened over the last few years - mega movie stars are falling all over themselves to try and ge...
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Jackie Chan’s Son Charged With Drug Offense

December 22nd, 2014 12:29pm EST
Jackie Chan’s Son Indicted On Drug Charges
Jaycee Chan, 32, the son action movie star Jackie Chan, has been indicted by Chinese authorities on drug charges.

He was detained more than four months ago on a charge of sheltering others to use drugs, as reported byThe Associated Press.

On Monday, Chan was indicted and now faces up to three years in prison if he is convicted.

Chan and Taiwanese movie star Ko Kai were arrested in August. The two tested positive for marijuana.

They also reportedly admitted using the drug, while authorities confiscated 3.5 ounces of it from Mr. Chan’s apartment.

The detention of Jaycee Chan has been par...
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Prince George Meets Santa Claus

December 22nd, 2014 11:49am EST
Prince George Meets Santa Claus
Prince George meets Santa Claus, let the cuteness begin!

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge made an impromptu trip to a Christmas Show in the village of Thursford near their home of Anmer Hall, England.

The Royal couple mingled with other families at the Santa's Magical Journey attraction, where the young prince met with Santa Claus for the first time.

Prince George was reportedly in awe of the animated reindeer, penguins, polar bears and elves set among twinkling lights, tinsel and fake snow during his visit.

The event also showcase "real life elves" at work making toys in Santa's works...
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What Were The 25 Best Albums Of 2014?

December 22nd, 2014 11:00am EST
25 Best Albums Of 2014
Another year, another group of albums ranging from awesome to nothing short of horrid – blah! Although sales overall for 2014 have been at times as dreadful as a four-letter word, that doesn’t mean that there weren’t some awesome, truly dynamic albums to be found. The motto of 2014 definitely would have to be, “don’t judge an album by its sales.” Some truly terrific albums grace this list of the best albums of 2014.

1) Sam Smith, In The Lonely Hour

On his debut album In The Lonely Hour, Sam Smith shared with the world that a star was born – one transcendent of genre and otherwise. ...
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'Mulaney' Recap: John Mulaney, 3'8" And Reading For Kevin

December 22nd, 2014 10:55am EST
'Mulaney' Season 1, Episode 8 Recap: John Mulaney, 3'8" And Read
It has been 3 weeks since the last new episode of “Mulaney,” and that time has only managed to strip away from whatever urgency this show had. “It’s a Wonderful Home Alone” just did not feel like a story that needed to be told. Instead, it felt like “Mulaney” was just treading water, which is something a veteran show that has already built up plenty of goodwill can get away with, but it is not what a freshman sitcom that is still struggling to find its identity should be doing 8 episodes into its run.

While “Mulaney” had not exactly become good recently, it had gotten consistently intere...
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Anonymous Threatens To Release Iggy Azalea Sex Tape

December 22nd, 2014 9:44am EST
Anonymous Threatens To 'Burn' Iggy Azalea, Release Her Sex Tape
Iggy Azalea may want to hold off from going online for a while.

Anonymous, the hacker group known for attacks on the US Government, Israel and the Church of Scientology, has turned its sights on Azalea.

The Australian-born rapper had been feuding with fellow rapper Azealia Banks (presumably, over the correct spelling of "azalea"), when Anonymous blasted Azalea with a series of threats.

The threats, tweeted from account @TheAnonMessage (which was deleted shortly afterwards) read as follows.

"MESSAGE: @IGGYAZALEA, you have exactly 48 hours from now to release a statement apologizing to @A...
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Margaret Cho 'Really Sad' About End Of Marriage

December 22nd, 2014 8:57am EST
Margaret Cho
Actress/comedienne Margaret Cho and her husband Al Ridenou are divorcing. The pair wed in 2003 and have been married for 11 years.

An insider told Usmagazine.com: "It's been really, really hard for her. She's going through a really rough time and she's really sad about it."

Cho is openly bisexual. She previously explained her unusual marriage, saying: "I'm married to a man but I'm bisexual so I like both. We got together because we both have this (idea of) 'I just don't want to have sex with the same person my whole life. That's just gross'...

"I think when you have an open relationship...
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This Is What Happens When You Call Demi Lovato 'Fatty'

December 22nd, 2014 8:47am EST
Demi Lovato's Response To Being Called Fat Is Priceless
Haters are going to hate, but Demi Lovato won't let that get her down. A stranger called the singer fat on Twitter over the weekend, writing: "Shut up fatty don't choke on ur McDonalds!"

In response, Lovato wrote: "But....Big Macs..." alongside several hands up emojis. Over 18,000 people retweeted the message.

Gotta love it!

Lovato has been very public about her struggles with her weight and body image. She recently told Glam Belleza Latina magazine: "I tried to conform to what everyone thinks is beautiful, but my genetics gave me a curvy figure, and I've come to understand that in the...
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Sony IS Going to Release 'The Interview!'

December 22nd, 2014 8:41am EST
Nevermind! Sony IS Going to Release 'The Interview!'
Maybe it was the public bitchslap by President Obama. Or maybe the one from Sean Penn ("we make our nightmares real" are some very apocalyptic words).

But whatever it was that lit a fire under Sony, the change has been made- a representative for the studio has stated officially that "The Interview" will see a release.

Some kind of release, anyway.

On Sunday's "Meet the Press" (via The Hollywood Reporter), Sony lawyer David Boies spoke officially on whether Sony had axed all present and future plans to let audiences see "The Interview."

"Sony only delayed this," Boies revealed on the pro...
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