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Local MP slams calls to change Australia Day

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The shadow human services minister, and first Indigenous woman elected to the federal lower house, said on Wednesday that the Greens were turning Australia Day "into a political issue" and called for a renewed focus on the Uluru statement for constitutional recognition and a voice to parliament. Read More »

JJ Abrams to develop new sci-fi TV series

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The two networks have reportedly begun a "bidding war" over rights to the show. J.J. Abrams is bringing space to the small screen. According to THR, a scientist mother, her husband and their daughter get into a auto crash that leaves the woman in a coma. Read More »

Tsonga leaps, stretches, lunges in Australian Open comeback

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Belinda Bencic was not as lucky as Wozniacki, as she is out of the Australian Open only two days after her upset win over Venus Williams . Of the other USA women out in the first round, Sofia Kenin lost to No. It's the 10th time Tsonga has reached the third round in Melbourne, and he kept alive his hopes of making his second title match at the season's first Grand Slam. Read More »

WWE's Jey Uso Arrested for DWI

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Uso was pulled over around 1am Saturday morning for a traffic violation. The officer asked the professional wrestler to voluntarily take a field sobriety test and determined that that he showed signs of being under the influence. WWE ran a live event in Hidalgo that same night and The Usos retained the SmackDown Tag Team Titles over Aiden English & Rusev and The Bludgeon Brothers in a Triple Threat. Read More »

Land Rover announces limited V8 defender

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Land Rover claims the new model pays homage to V8-powered models from its history, including the Series III Stage 1 and 50th Anniversary Defender. Badged 70th Edition the Defender Works V8 will be priced from £150,000 and each is destined to become a collectors' item. Read More »

Nadal to go sleeveless for Australian Open

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His 2017 comeback could be inspiration for the likes of Djokovic, who has won the Australian title a record six times but has been sidelined since Wimbledon with a right elbow injury. "I can't thank him enough for all the things but today he is not here". But perhaps the biggest threat looming in that quarter is Nick Kyrgios , who could be eying bigger things after intermittently showing just how good he is previous year. Read More »

Victoria Beckham Draws Uproar Over Superthin Model in Ad Campaign

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Others thought the popstar-turned-designer was promoting an unhealthy image. "This photograph made me feel physically sick, and judging by the eruption of opprobrium that greeted it online, I'm far from alone in this view", he said suggesting that he wouldn't want young girls - whether it is his six-year-old daughter or Beckham's little girl Harper - to grow up to such body image ideals. Read More »

Black Lightning Review: Black Man First, Superhero Second

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But in the face of adversity, he's forced to use the special gift he's been given. Instead, Jefferson is living a peaceful life as the principal of Garfield High, though his electricity powers still bubble out when he's feeling particularly angry or stressed - such as when he gets pulled over by a police officer and harassed for no reason, right in front of his daughters. Read More »

Francis Daley, Goldstein in talks to direct 'Flashpoint'

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The film had been without a director for over a year, leading fans to speculate that the project might not take off at all. The Tracking Board's Jeff Sneider revealed on Twitter earlier today that - prior to selecting John Francis Daley and Jonathan Goldstein to helm Flashpoint - the studio had approached none other than Affleck after it gave up on its bid for Robert Zemeckis to sign on. Read More »

Meteor Streaks Across Midwestern Sky

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The National Weather Service tweeted that there was no thunder or lightning in the area, and that it was likely caused by a meteor. The U.S. Geological Survey said a meteor blew up over the Detroit area Tuesday night with enough force to register as a 2.0 quake, NPR reported. Read More »

Trump, Xi voice hope that inter-Korean talks could change NK behavior

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The phone call came amid strengthening of efforts to keep China-US trade relations right on track and at a time when tensions on the Korean Peninsula have shown signs of easing as senior officials from Pyongyang and Seoul met face-to-face on the borders earlier this month in what was their first direct talks in more than two years. Read More »

Enrique Iglesias and Anna Kournikova share first photos of their newborn twins

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Enrique Iglesias has shared the first picture of one of his twins. The singer posted the touching pic via Instagram on January 16, captioning it, "My Sunshine". Or at least one of them. The couple are known for being extremely private about their relationship, rarely being photographed together. "A friend told me like five months ago [that] they were pregnant but keeping it very, very undercover". Read More »

Google Preferred Adds 10000 Human Moderators to Vet YouTube Vids

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Though these changes will affect a significant number of channels, 99% of those affected were making less than $100 per year in the last year, with 90% earning less than $2.50 in the last month. Lastly, YouTube is building out systems to ensure more transparency and simpler controls over where ads appear. Robert Kyncl, YouTube's Chief Business Officer, said the company's current projects with the 22-year-old were "on hold indefinitely", during a Q&A session at the Television Critics ... Read More »

Kris Jenner Reveals She Worries About Pregnant Kylie Jenner's Privacy

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One Twitter user commented: "My own mom had a "thing" about her ears too!" with someone else saying: "I told my mom to get her ears cut like four years ago because we both have huge ears. Keeping Up With The Kardashians fans have been left fuming over a two-part special of the show , or more specifically Kylie Jenner's involvement in it... Read More »

Roger Federer admits he expects tougher 2018 after routine Australian Open win

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Federer had just won a straight sets victory against Aljaž Bedene and was being interviewed by tennis legend John McEnroe when Ferrell sauntered onto the court. 'With Rafa a year ago, I think the final was epic, ' he added. The surprise reaction from Federer surely sent the crowd into a fit of laughter again just as they were settling down for the Bedene serve and they thunderously applauded Federer's cheeky comment. Read More »

Sergey Sirotkin secures Williams drive for 2018

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Speculation had grown around a reported £15m boost from Sirotkin's SMP Racing backers but Williams insists its policy to "promote and develop young talent" was a key factor. Sirotkin remains something of an unknown quantity, even if he performed strongly in testing. Winners of nine constructors' and seven drivers' crowns between 1980 and 1997, Williams finished far behind Mercedes, Ferrari, Red Bull and Force India a year ago and 2018 could be even tougher with McLaren and Renault likely to ... Read More »

Dave Matthews Band Announces New Album, Tour Stops In Colorado

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There will also be a pre-sale for Citi card members from Tuesday, Jan. 30, at 10 a.m. local time until Thursday, Feb. 1, at 10 p.m., Rolling Stone reported. An online pre-sale for tickets is now in progress for members of DMB's Warehouse, with general ticket sales beginning February 2 at 10am local time. Read More »

Seal denies sexual misconduct claim

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Birdsall says she was in Seal's kitchen to retrieve a salad spinner she'd lent him when all of a sudden, he lunged at her, TMZ reported . Birdsall finally left and didn't have any contact with him again. A representative for the singer said in a statement to TMZ that he "vehemently denies" the allegations made by Birdsall . Birdsall also claims he twice belittled her for what she was wearing - shorts and a tank top - and suggested she asked for the forceful smooch because of her ... Read More »

Kim Kardashian & Kanye West's Third Child Has Arrived Via Surrogate!

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The couple, who are known affectionately to fans as Kimye, already share four-year-old daughter North and two-year-old son Saint . No name has been announced. which is where Kim gave birth to her other two children. Kim gushed, "We're having a baby!" In November, the Selfish author confirmed the sex of her new addition and shared details of her baby shower while appearing on The Ellen DeGeneres Show . Read More »

Jane Fonda Is "Fine" Following Cancer Scare

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Kelly asked Hollywood royalty Jane Fonda about her history of plastic surgery, and Fonda responded with a GIF-worthy face of disapproval that soon made its way around the Internet. On last night's TONIGHT SHOW, Jimmy and Cole Sprouse teamed up against Lily Tomlin and Jane Fonda in the game Password. This time the interviewers were Hoda Kotb and Savannah Guthrie , who asked the duo if they were friends on and off camera, to which 80-year-old Jane replied: 'Sometimes'. Read More »

Alia Bhatt And Ranveer Singh Start Shooting For Zoya Akhtar's 'Gully Boy'

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Alia shared the news of the first day at shoot on her official Twitter handle on Sunday and tweeted, "And finally its Day 1 of #GullyBoy!" Such a special film for me for various reasons. The film co-produced by Farhan Akhtar and Zoya Akshar will also feature Kalki Koechlin in a pivotal role. The actor was previously seen doing a rap with a bunch of rappers on the streets of Mumbai. Read More »

No Heat From WWE On Sasha Banks For Paige Injury

A few days ago, PW Insider reported that Paige's in-ring career in WWE is "done", as she suffered an injury at a WWE Live Event in late December that was more severe than expected. The commentary did not dive deeper into the severity of the injury, but later during an interview backstage, Paige herself opened up more about her injury and Royal Rumble status. Read More »

Sharon Stone's incredible reaction to sexual assault question

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ACTRESS Sharon Stone has laughed when a U.S. reporter asked her if she had ever been the victim of sexual harassment, saying she's "seen it all" during her career in Hollywood. In her interview with CBS , Stone said that times are changing. "We were raised to accommodate men, particularly in my generation". In the same interview, Stone opened up about a brain aneurysm that nearly killed her in 2001, almost destroying her career in the process. Read More »