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James Corden gets slammed over distasteful Harvey Weinstein jokes


James Corden is under fire after delivering number of jokes about Harvey Weinstein while hosting the amfAR Gala, an AIDS research benefit, in Los Angeles on Friday. Yep. He made rape jokes at an AIDS benefit.

“This is a beautiful room. It’s a beautiful night here in L.A. So beautiful, Harvey Weinstein has already asked tonight up to his hotel to give him a massage,” Corden said.

Country superstar Jo Dee Messina diagnosed with cancer, will finish tour dates before hiatus


Jo Dee Messina, the ever-upbeat, blue-collar country music superstar who dominated the charts in the ’90s with the double-platinum album I’m Alright, says she’s been diagnosed with cancer but will follow through on scheduled tour dates through next month before taking a hiatus.

The 47-year-old Messina did not disclose the type of cancer in a post on her official site on Wednesday.

“We don’t know anything specific…

Apple is accepting donations through iTunes to aid Harvey storm relief


As Tropical Storm Harvey causes catastrophic floods and torrential downpours across the Houston area, Apple is stepping up to aid storm relief.

Facebook tries to prove Instant Articles beat mobile web

Facebook launches comparison tool to prove Instant Articles beat mobile web

Ariana Grande named honorary citizen of Manchester for her support to the city


Ariana Grande has supported the Manchester, UK, community with a great amount of time and energy in the weeks following the attack at her concert earlier this year.

Now, Grande is being officially recognized for her contribution to the city as an honorary citizen of Manchester. The vote was unanimous in a city council meeting held on Wednesday.

These Facebook marketing skills can help you become more hirable


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Let’s be real. After you picked up that fancy diploma, you lost all interest in learning skills that won’t help you earn a higher paycheck.

Makeup brand Nars is sorry for animal testing, but it’s not going to stop either


People are getting pretty pissed off at Nars.

The popular makeup brand is facing a wave of backlash, after it revealed that it began selling its products in China earlier this month — a country where animal testing is compulsory.

Nars Cosmetics had previously heavily marketed its cruelty-free practices. The company was acquired by Shiseido in 2000.

Shame on you! @NARS_makeup Reverting to animal testing for China’s market…

Theresa May renews her call for internet regulation following the London Bridge attack


Following the London Bridge terrorist attacks, Prime Minister Theresa May has called for foreign leaders to consider regulating the internet as a means to prevent terrorism.

May delivered her remarks in a speech outside 10 Downing Street on Sunday morning. By regulating the internet more strenuously, the Prime Minister suggested, countries could help “deprive the extremists of their safe spaces online.”

Ellen has a proposition for the Wendy’s chicken nugget teen


The nugget kid is quickly approaching Ellen’s record for most retweeted tweet and she is not happy about it.

Her famous Oscar selfie garnered over 3.3 million retweets, whereas nugget kid’s tweet is sitting at 3.1 retweets and climbing

The daytime host absolutely refuses to lose her crown so she had him on her show to come up with a plan that will benefit them both. Check out Ellen’s idea above. Read more…

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