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The " Life on Mars " singer passed away Sunday night at the age of 69 after an 18-month long battle with cancer, as HNGN previously reported. As yet there is no official confirmation of the type of cancer Bowie had, but Belgian stage director Ivo van Hove , who directed Bowie's current off-Broadway play Lazarus, told Dutch public radio broadcaster NOS that he had suffered from liver cancer.
  • New Donald Trump ad includes footage from Lowell rally

    New Donald Trump ad includes footage from Lowell rally

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    And a quarter of Republicans think White House hopeful Mr. Cruz is disqualified to serve as USA president because he was born in Canada to an American mother and Cuban father. And it was with us for months, the smell, and the air. "In one 30-second soundbite, he was offensive to gays, he was offensive to women, he offended 18 million New Yorkers, one of the largest congressional delegations, by the way, in the country, and you can't govern that way and it's not who we are", the governor said ...
  • Farrah Abraham's 6-Year-Old Daughter Responds To Nicki Minaj

    Farrah Abraham's 6-Year-Old Daughter Responds To Nicki Minaj

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    If Farrah is brought up , she is brought up by Nicki , nobody else can chime in with their thoughts. Unfortunately, the bad feeling didn't halt there and after a barrage of angry tweets , the argument turned deep as Abraham wrote , "She's dead to me that mess", before stating that the rapper should focus on her "rapist brother".
  • 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Achieves the Biggest Box Office Revenue in

    'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Achieves the Biggest Box Office Revenue in

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    Within two weeks, The Force Awakens set several records, including biggest all-time and December debut which lead to the biggest overall movie-going weekend of all time, Disney said. "The breakneck pace with which The Force Awakens is hitting major box office milestones is astonishing", says Paul Dergarabedian, box office analyst for Rentrak.
  • Leonardo DiCaprio Explains His Weird Reaction To Lady Gaga

    Leonardo DiCaprio Explains His Weird Reaction To Lady Gaga

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    Instead of getting heated about it, a source said Kinney was calm and said DiCaprio should apologize to Lady Gaga because of his "rude and unprofessional" behavior. He was making a total scene". But - while that was a lovely moment for the singer and her fans - it was a tidbit of backstage gossip from Gaga that has us all VERY excited.
  • 'The Revenant' tops Oscars 2016 nominations list

    'The Revenant' tops Oscars 2016 nominations list

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    DiCaprio is a lock on his way to take his first Oscar. This is the fifth Oscar nomination for the star. The actor has been nominated four times for the Best Actor award but has never got his hands on the famous statuette. Look for the Oscar contest ballot starting on January the 22nd. She is the youngest person to hold that distinction. "At the end of the take, Leo said "Hey dude, you were actually in my neck on that last one ".
  • David Bowie shines with joy in 'Blackstar' portrait, last known photo before

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    Seeking calm and anonymity, Bowie spent much of the late 1970s in West Berlin, where in collaboration with Brian Eno he produced three albums that experimented with ambient sound and presaged the synthesizer-heavy music of the 1980s. An unquestionable music legend by the time the new millennium came, David Bowie made his dramatic return to the music scene with the release of his 24th (!!) album, " The Next Day ", his first in a decade.
  • Matt Damon Wins Best Actor At the Golden Globe

    Matt Damon Wins Best Actor At the Golden Globe

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    He ended on a heartfelt note, remembering his late brother Tony Scott. "I miss you, Tony". After winning the Golden Globe for his performance in " The Martian ", Matt Damon fielded questions from reporters backstage. Ennio Morricone garnered a win for best original score for The Hateful Eight , and director Quentin Tarantino accepted the Globe for the 87-year-old musician he called his favorite composer.
  • Kim Kardashian Family Boss - NOT Kris Jenner!

    Kim Kardashian Family Boss - NOT Kris Jenner!

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    And, unlike her usual go-tos, the fashion fans the world over know and love from Kim, the 35-year-old television personality was wearing top-to-toe in bubblegum pink for the portrait. Nevertheless, Kardashian wrote on her wehsbite that she believes that she is a force in the publishing world - especially when it comes to digital publishing.
  • Celine Dion cancels concerts following death of husband Rene Angelil

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    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau tweeted: "My condolences to Celine Dion , and to the children, friends and loved ones of Rene Angelil on his passing". The lovely couple posed after Dion performed at the 41st annual Labor Day Telethon to benefit the Muscular Dystrophy Association at the South Coast Hotel & Casino September 3, 2006 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
  • Celine Dion's husband Rene Angelil dies after "long battle against cancer"

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    The couple was very sweet while attending the ceremony honoring her with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. "He's being a dad at the house, which I'm really happy about", Celine told a news conference in Montreal. Rene battled it successfully, but had to undergo another operation in December 2013. He became the love of Dion's life and the linchpin for her huge success, guiding her career for most of her life.
  • Nick Carter says he was 'trying to enjoy vacation' before arrest

    Nick Carter says he was 'trying to enjoy vacation' before arrest

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    On the photo: Singer Nick Carter is surrounded by media after being released on $1,500 bond from the Monroe County Detention Center in Key West, Fla., Jan. Carter will appear before a judge Thursday. The two were asked to leave the saloon after Carter became agitated and aggressive toward the bartender, the report said.
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    What "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" Looks Like Before VFX

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    I'd also have to argue that anyone who's surprised at the amount of decent VFX in a modern-day Star Wars movie is obviously not someone who watches films with any frequency. Trevorrow says he wants to capture a specific feeling for the audience when Rey's Jedi connection is explained. Overall, this was a refreshing and enjoyable edition to the franchise; they played it really safe on this one, but I'm looking forward to seeing what direction they take the series with Episodes VIII ...
  • Star Wars: The Force Awakens Is the Highest-Grossing Film of

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    However we should note that despite this achievement, Avatar still holds the record as making the most money on a global level where it managed to earn $2.78 billion . The film shattered yet another record in the United States this week when it became the highest-grossing domestic film of all time. Unlike Avatar , The Force Awakens accomplished this feat within just 20 days of release.
  • David Bowie's last song spoke of death in a poignant, attractive way

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    David Bowie was reportedly about to undergo experimental treatment before his tragic death on Sunday, January 10th. "Most artists sell themselves short, and they don't hold out for the rights", Pullman said. Over the last few years - with him living in New York and me in London - our connection was by email. It has since been confirmed that the timing of the release was very intentional on Bowie's part, with the album being his final parting gift to his fans.
  • Rene Angelil, Husband of Celine Dion, Dead at 73

    Rene Angelil, Husband of Celine Dion, Dead at 73

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    Celine Dion's husband was dedicated to her since she was 12. When Celine turns 19, she and Rene, 45, become romantically involved, and will continue dating for four years. Angelil stepped down as his wife's manager in 2014, turning her career over to a friend of the couple. "I need to consider that I am the best for him and at caring for him".
  • Dan Haggerty News, Pictures, and Videos

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    One of television's most beloved icons from the 1970's has died . Sources say doctors discovered a tumor while Haggerty was undergoing surgery for back pain less than a year ago. As the bear grows up, he becomes best friends with Grizzly and the two are inseparable. After starring as nature-loving Grizzly in the 1974 independent movie The Life and Times of Grizzly Adams , Dan reprised the role on the TV series of the same name from 1977 until 1978.
  • GOP debate winners and losers

    GOP debate winners and losers

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    The race is now a contest between Mr. Trump and Mr. Cruz followed by other competitors such as Senator Marco Rubio and Gov. Chris Christies of Florida and New Jersey respectively. Trump said. 96 Normal 0 false false false EN-US JA ...
  • Hillary Clinton criticizes Bernie Sanders for 'negative' TV ad

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    Barack Obama. And though voters who opposed Clinton in 2008 were divided in their support for Edwards or the president, Obama eventually garnered the bulk of Democratic voters' favor and Clinton gradually slipped in the polls . With the latest polls showing Bernie Sanders catching up in Iowa and pulling further ahead in New Hampshire , Hillary Clinton is trying to play it cool.
  • Harry Potter cast pay tribute to 'beloved Professor Snape'

    Harry Potter cast pay tribute to 'beloved Professor Snape'

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    Everyone seems to be having a ball playing dress-up, particularly Stanley Tucci, who steals every scene in a way not unlike Rickman did in Prince of Thieves, and to an extent that a less secure actor-director might have curtailed. Among the many tributes that have been paid to the late Alan Rickman, the poignant message written by heartbroken Emma Thompson stands out. Millions know him from the Potter films, in which his Snape was either a nemesis or an ally - possibly both - to the titular ...
  • Rene Angelil, Celine Dion's husband and manager, dies after cancer battle

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    Dion, 47, and Angelil have been married since 1994 and have three children. During their high-profile courtship, the couple endured plenty of scrutiny because of their age difference and the Angelil's professional role in her life. "I want to devote every ounce of my strength and energy to my husband's healing, and to do so, it's important for me to dedicate this time to him and to our children", she said at the time .
  • You Aren't Invited to David Bowie's Memorial

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    In a statement posted on the late singer's official Facebook page on Thursday, his family said they "welcome everyone's celebration" and began with the words: "Thank you". I was thrilled. Moreover, he was a bit apprehensive. Indeed thousands of fans have bought both David's new and classic albums to remember the star following his death, and he is on track to get his tenth number one United Kingdom album with Blackstar .
  • Trump, Cruz, Rubio: Who Won the GOP Debate?

    Trump, Cruz, Rubio: Who Won the GOP Debate?

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    South Carolina's own Governor Nikki Haley fired the opening salvo against Trump during her rebuttal to President Barack Obama's State of the Union address Tuesday, calling on Republicans to ignore the "angriest voices" in their party. Trump said he wasn't offended by Haley's speech and argued his anger is justified. "Because our country is being run horribly". Rubio went after Christie , but also successfully jumped into the battle over Cruz's citizenship to steer the debate back ...
  • Derrick Henry Embraced Deshaun Watson After The National Championship Game

    Derrick Henry Embraced Deshaun Watson After The National Championship Game

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    Henry pounded out 128 yards on 20 carries and scored twice, on a 50-yard run for the game's first score and a 1-yard dive that tied the game back up after Clemson's fast start. This is the kind of title game the College Football Playoff needed to continue to show why this is the best way to determine a national champion. Watson gave the Tide all they could handle, throwing for 405 yards and four touchdowns.
  • George Lucas says sorry for Star Wars white slave jibe

    George Lucas says sorry for Star Wars white slave jibe

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    Most of Lucas's interview with Rose had been about his own uneven steps in developing a new relationship with his " Star Wars " legacy, since putting it in another company's hands. The game, developed by DICE and published by Electronic Arts, takes place primarily in the Original Trilogy era, with a free DLC area centered around the Battle of Jakku, a battle late in the Galactic Civil War that resulted in the downed vessels crashed on the desert planet as seen at the beginning of Star Wars: ...