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In a late night email, she told her staff that " We are a family and I look forward to seeing you all on Tuesday morning ". Kelly Ripa will be returning from her hiatus, expressing gratitude to her staff in a new email. Strahan told the Live! audiences on Thursday how "thankful" he is for Kelly and how he is going to "miss everybody". Whatever Ripa's current plans or tactical choices about how to handle the next several months until Strahan's September departure, it should be ...
  • Autopsy on Prince's cause of death completed

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    The Midwest Medical Examiner's Office said it finished its autopsy on Prince at 1 p.m. Friday, roughly four hours after it began. "When you come to Paisley Park , you come in the front, the lobby with the pyramid, the two-story overhead".
  • Victoria Wood Cause of Death: How Did the Comedian Die?

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    The nation was thrown into mourning on Wednesday when it was announced Victoria had passed at the age of 62. The multi-BAFTA victor died at home with her family, aged 62, following a short battle with cancer. Showered with accolades for her live comedy as well as her TV work, her tours broke records. Fellow comedian Jennifer Saunders tweeted: "She was truly an inspiration and had so much left to to give and we won't see it".
  • Katic leaving Castle for 'budgetary reasons'

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    In a statement, she expressed her thanks for the fans, the unbelievable experience, and the network for giving her the opportunity to star on the show. There's no word on how Katic will depart the show but death is not off the table in a murder/drama/comedy. None of the other cast members were given indication about their future on the show although there had been rumors that Seamus Dever and Jon Huertas were to return the show with Fillion.
  • Beyoncé's Lemonade isn't just a video-it's a full-length album, available now

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    In the special, Beyonce invokes her ancestral roots, dealing with emotionally hefty issues of race and misogyny. The central theme was her strained relationship with husband Jay Z . But, Jay Z is featured prominently in the videos cuddling with Bey and playing with their daughter Blu Ivy in the video for " Sandcastles ". In the Forgiveness chapter, she sings: "Now that reconciliation is possible, if we're gonna heal, let it be glorious".
  • Update on investigation into Prince's death

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    Prince , the eclectic 1980s musician known for much of his career for his protests against the greed and exploitation of the music industry, was found dead in his Minnesota home early Thursday morning. He didn't sing, but he did tell the crowd: " Wait a few days before you waste any prayers ". Jennifer Hudson and stars of Broadway's "The Color Purple" performed a rendition of Purple Rain on Thursday night and posted a video online.
  • I'm Not Sad About Prince, But Let Me Explain

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    There have been many tributes to Prince, since the musical genius passed away at the age of 57 on Thursday. The Boss paid tribute to Prince by playing Purple Rain . " Purple Rain " will be shown Saturday, April 23 at 7-p.m.at The Palms Brenden Theater, 4321 W Flamingo Rd. The sound-filled drama not only feature Prince in the role of a Minneapolis rocker, but also includes terrific turns by Morris Day, Apollonia, Wendy Melvoin, and Lisa Coleman.
  • Chyna: Cause of Death Details Revealed

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    She won the WWF Intercontinental Championship title from the World Wrestling Federation two times and the WWF Women's Championship once. Following the end of her pro-wrestling run, she appeared on reality T.V., and briefly worked in porn. "She was truly a pioneer in our industry, and she will be missed", tweeted Stephanie McMahon, an owner and executive with WWE . Following her stint with the WWE , Chyna appeared on the independent wrestling circuit and also transitioned into the adult ...
  • Kobe Bryant: TNT's Inside the NBA After Lakers Legend

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    While this is a humurous anecdote and shows how permanent white board marker can actually become if never erased, it also points to how long Bryant has been a fixture in the National Basketball Association. After the game , he gave a heartwarming speech to Lakers fans who'd supported him over the last two decades. "Thank you for making us smile, laugh, yell, cry, jump out of our seats, and chew on our jerseys".
  • New Supergirl Season 2 Still Questionable,CBS Currently Pondering

    New Supergirl Season 2 Still Questionable,CBS Currently Pondering

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    Unfortunately, we can't officially confirm with you guys, right now, if your favorite show will be returning for a brand new season 2, because CBS just simply has not given it a renewal order yet. And finally, Kara talks to J'onn. I suppose Supergirl isn't experienced enough with her powers to survive in space? The DEO determines that the Kryptonians are using Ft.
  • Stana Katic is leaving 'Castle' after eight seasons

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    Actors Nathan Fillion and Stana Katic arrive to The Paley Center for Media's PaleyFest 2012 honoring " Castle " at Saban Theatre on March 9, 2012 in Beverly Hills, California. "I will greatly miss the cast and crew - it's been a privilege getting to work with this incredibly hard working group of people. Thank you to the fans", said Katic.
  • Prince: Did you know he wrote these 9 songs?

    Prince: Did you know he wrote these 9 songs?

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    The very sexual, very Prince "Sugar Walls", off Easton's 1984 album A Private Heaven , was written by Alexander Nevermind, a.k.a. - you guessed it - Prince . Prince wrote the song in 1983 for The Time and also played multiple instruments on the recording. Prince collaborated with lots of artists throughout his career.
  • Prince died at Paisley Park residence, publicist says

    Prince died at Paisley Park residence, publicist says

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    He left behind a treasure trove of music including " Little Red Corvette ", " Raspberry Beret " and " Kiss " to name just a few. All told, Prince released some 39 albums and sold more than 100 million records over the course of an incomparable career spanning five decades.
  • How Did Kelly Ripa React to Michael Strahan Leaving 'Live'?

    How Did Kelly Ripa React to Michael Strahan Leaving 'Live'?

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    The source said his shift from " Live " to " GMA ", "enables him to do all kinds of things he could not do before". Kelly Ripa was a no-show on Wednesday for " Live! ". "I know that the show will continue to be strong and great because of Kelly and the staff here because everybody here is so talented", he added. "I had a co-host for a long time and I wanted to do it by myself", Winfrey shared.
  • Star Wars: Episode 8 Spoilers: Is Luke Skywalker Rey's Father?

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    As Chewbacca gave the princess a hug, Hamill said, "If I went towards royalty with my arms outstretched I would get arrested, but there's something about a Wookie that means you just wanted to be hugged". Harry: "No! I'm Obi-Wan!" The royal engagement was aimed at recognising the wealth of British creative talent involved in the production of the Star Wars films, Kensington Palace said.
  • Stana Katic is leaving ABC's 'Castle'

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    The ABC series has announced it'll move forward without Stana Katic, the actress who plays Castle's wife and muse Kate Beckett. Rumor has it that the planned ninth season could likely run for 13 episodes at a reduced licensed fee. She said: "It's been an incredible journey and I can't wait for what lies ahead!" The series has not yet been renewed for a ninth season by the network, and it is nearing the end of season eight.
  • Kelly Ripa Quits 'Live!' Until Michael Strahan Is Gone

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    Former " Saturday Night Live " cast member Ana Gasteyer filled in for Ripa on Wednesday and Strahan somewhat addressed his exit from the talk show, saying: "I've been in the news lately..." Do you think Kelly is throwing a fit over Michael's exit? "I look forward to continuing to work with the incredible team at GMA ".
  • Stana Katic Leaving 'Castle' For Season Season Nine

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    A shakeup of the series in order to cut back on its costs for production is the reason for the network not renewing Katic's contract. Even though the show is called Castle , detective Kate Beckett has been an integral character in the show since its inception and is often the center of attention, whether people want to admit it or not.
  • Garry Shandling, actor and comedian, dead at 66

    Garry Shandling, actor and comedian, dead at 66

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    I have to tell you, this is a devastating shock to me and to just about everybody I know". The day before his death, the comedian reportedly complained of shortness of breath and pain. And it was a show about a character a fictional character who hosted a talk show, a talk show like this. Seth narrated in his monologue that Garry's show was the reason Seth had become afraid and wary of hosting a late night show.
  • Cheri Jacobus files lawsuit against Republican candidate Donald Trump for Twitter defamation

    Cheri Jacobus files lawsuit against Republican candidate Donald Trump for Twitter defamation

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    She accused Trump and Lewandowski of defamation after they portrayed her as a desperate job seeker. He also called her a "major loser" with "zero credibility", in a separate tweet. Tensions have been high within the Trump campaign as some members of the team have pushed back against campaign manager Corey Lewandowski . Jacobus maintains she turned down the position due to "boorish behavior by Lewandowski".
  • Doris Roberts has died

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    Brad Garrett, who played the less-favored son Robert on the show, released a statement remembering Roberts to TheWrap. Actor Ray Romano who played Ray and was the star of the show was said to be very close to Roberts. Roberts married twice; her first marriage to Michael Cannata ended in divorce in 1962. Her stepfather, whose surname she took, was Chester H. Roberts.
  • American Idol 2016 Winner: Check Who Won The Season 15 Title?

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    This season has come a long way since the American Idol bus rolled up on the Ole Miss campus for auditions last summer. The final show featured guest performances from previous contestants including Underwood, Jennifer Hudson, David Cook , Fantasia, Ruben Studdard , Sparks and Kimberley Locke.
  • Blake Shelton flirts with Gwen Stefani in front of Miranda Lambert

    Blake Shelton flirts with Gwen Stefani in front of Miranda Lambert

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    In August, Shelton first began mentioning "Savior's Shadow": He shared on Twitter that he had " wrote a song so important to me I can't believe it" and thanked Jessi Alexander and Jon Randall for their help. "I dreamed the song last summer", Blake revealed. "And standing in my savior's shadow / Grace will lead to where I'm free / I take his hand we walk together / And his lights shine on me ".
  • 'The Walking Dead' Season 6 Finale Ratings Have Dipped Since Last Year

    'The Walking Dead' Season 6 Finale Ratings Have Dipped Since Last Year

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    In comparison to the episode which aired on March 27, only a week before the finale, the final episode of season 6 saw a 15% increase in viewership. and 'Who's gonna eat it this week?' but it's not, and that episode was to show the change of power", he said, adding that Lincoln's character was the one who realized he wasn't in control.
  • WWE Rumors: Payback 2016 matches likely to be set

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    While many might have walked out of AT&T Stadium exhausted and confused by Wrestlemania 32 , on the whole the weekend helped me fall back in love with wrestling. The match was decent, featured some weapons, but at the end of the day, Lesnar was shown to be the better competitor and simply dealt with Ambrose and cleanly won.
  • 'American Idol' Runner Up LaPorsha Renae Signs To Motown

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    I love doing this!' I wouldn't have signed up for this if I didn't think I was capable of it. And God, you know, gave me a God given ability but I don't take that for granted. Moreover, the judges of this season - Jennifer Lopez, Harry Connick Jr, and Keith Urban also performed. She returned near the end of the night to sing "Something in the Water".
  • Jungle Book 'too scary' for kids, gets U/A certificate

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    The U/A certificate denotes that a particular film has mild violence or some other aspects which can not be viewed by children under the age of 12. So basically the film doesn't restrict children from viewing the film . It's done. We can't really change anything at this point.' In the beginning, I allow for improvisation, overlapping rewrites, and he wrote everything he did.
  • Denmark arrests four suspected IS fighters returned from Syria

    Denmark arrests four suspected IS fighters returned from Syria

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    Police said the four suspects have been identified through "a close cooperation" between Denmark's intelligence agency and the police in the Danish capital. "I am pleased that the authorities' efforts now appear to be bearing fruit". Islamic State claimed responsibility for suicide bomb attacks that killed 32 people in Brussels last month and attacks in Paris in November that killed 130 people.
  • 'The Walking Dead': Top 5 Fan Theories On Who Negan Killed

    'The Walking Dead': Top 5 Fan Theories On Who Negan Killed

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    Plus, the season 5 finale for The Walking Dead aired the same night as the 2015 Country Music Awards and still managed to draw in an impressive crowd. That turn of events began with a scene that seemed to show Glenn dying after falling off a dumpster surrounded by zombies. Throughout the season, the series teased Negan's arrival and announced that he would kill one major character.
  • Kate Middleton Pregnant: How She Broke Surprise To Prince William

    Kate Middleton Pregnant: How She Broke Surprise To Prince William

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    Appointed as an advisor to William and Harry back in 2009, the former diplomat advises William, Kate and Prince Harry on foreign affairs. The 34-year-old stylish royal has reportedly packed 12 to 15 outfits for the trip. Just a few days after it was announced that the Duke and Duchess would be travelling to India , "Kate wore a deep blue dress by Indian designer Saloni Lodha for a function in London, hinting perhaps that she'll also rely on the designer's print and color-filled collection ...