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Former Cast and Crew of 'Apprentice' Recall Trump's History of Sexual Harassment

More than 20 former crew members, editors and contestants have been interviewed separately and gave similar accounts of what they called the presidential nominee's crass and inappropriate behaviour on set. The accusations come as candidate Trump has found himself in hot water after calling former Miss Universe Alicia Machado " disgusting " on Twitter , and claiming that she is featured in a sex tape, though no evidence that the tape exists has been put forward. Read More

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'Game of Thrones' wins leading 12 Emmys

But beyond the blockbuster HBO fantasy series, Emmy voters rewarded innovative shows bringing new voices to mainstream television. "We just hope it doesn't happen until we're all dead ". Robot ", Tatiana Maslany for lead actress in " Orphan Black ", and Ben Mendelsohn for supporting actor in the Netflix series " Bloodline ". "We loved " Frasier " and he had a long run", showrunner David Benioff joked backstage after the show's Best Drama win. Read More

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Israel's ex-President Peres lies in state in parliament

Israel's ex-President Peres lies in state in parliament

Earlier Thursday, Netanyahu and Rivlin laid wreaths beside the casket. The Israeli flags on the Knesset plaza were lowered to half staff on Wednesday in an official ceremony during which Speaker of the Knesset Yuli Edelstein (Likud) gave a eulogy in the plaza, saying "today I feel that the family which is Israel is not only saying goodbye to another member of the family, but saying goodbye to the patriarch himself". Read More

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1st recorder recovered from NJ train not working

Investigators made the discovery when they recovered the recorder - commonly called the "black box", National Transportation Safety Board Vice Chairman Bella Dinh-Zarr said at a news conference near the train station. Investigators said the conductor said he didn't see anything unusual about the speed of the train . Officials say structural issues are preventing work crews from removing the New Jersey Transit train from the terminal. Read More

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NFL Week 4 Predictions: New Orleans Saints vs. San Diego Chargers 10/2/16

Because of a scheduling quirk, this was actually Brees' first game in San Diego since the Chargers let him go in free agency after he suffered a major shoulder injury in 2005. Brees threw his second interception of the season when his pass was tipped by Jason Verrett and intercepted by Craig Mager. Philip Rivers , Brees' successor in San Diego, found Dontrelle Inman in blown coverage for a 57-yard touchdown. Read More

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Who Is Headlining The Super Bowl Halftime Show?

This 2010 hit would ring off in H-Town, especially if - wishful thinking here - two-time halftime show alum Beyonce made a third consecutive Super Bowl appearance alongside Gaga for this performance. Lady Gaga sang the US National Anthem at the 2016 Super Bowl show Beyoncé, Chris Martin and Bruno Mars perform during Super Bowl 50 in 2016 Will Lady Gaga collaborate with anyone? Considering Queen's Brian May plays electric guitar on Gaga's "You and I", there could be a pretty ... Read More

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Commission says there were 'issues' with Trump's audio during debate

Commission says there were 'issues' with Trump's audio during debate

Trump had complained that the microphone may have thrown his performance Monday off a little bit. The US Commission on Presidential Debates has said there were "issues" with Donald Trump's audio during the first head-to-head debate. The audio problem did not affect the audio feed on the television and Internet broadcast, which was seen by more than 84 million people. Trump and Clinton's performances, not surprisingly, were the subject of great debate on Monday night, with a plurality of ... Read More

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Emmys bring in all-time low ratings for ABC

Emmys bring in all-time low ratings for ABC

Veteran shows dominated the awards at this year's Emmys, which were hosted by Jimmy Kimmel, with HBO's "Game of Thrones" and " Veep " winning best drama and best comedy, respectively, for the second straight year. It looks like O.J. Simpson was the big talk of the town at the ceremony. Regina King claimed the award for supporting actress in a limited series for "American Crime", her second trophy for the program. Read More

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Why Rudy Giuliani Thinks Donald Trump Should Skip Next Debate

Everything Donald said. And Holt went ahead and contradicted him, ignorantly. (Starting around the 16:15 mark.) "My advice would be the moderator would have to promise they'd be a moderator". Speaking to reporters in the spin room post-debate, Giuliani says he was particularly irked that Holt had questioned Trump on his support for the controversial "stop and frisk" police policy that Giuliani had championed as mayor. Read More

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I reversed birther stance 'to get on with' campaign

You don't get to flog this issue for five years and then act like you're correcting everybody else. We decide when it's over. "And it's certainly not over after a thirty-second statement in the middle of a hotel commercial". The Clinton campaign jumped on Trump following the Wednesday interview, saying Trump's views are exactly the same as before. "Uh ... no. No apologies", Trump said. Read More

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Game of Thrones, HBO dominate Emmy Awards

Elsewhere on the drama side, Egyptian-American actor Rami Malek won the Oustanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series award for his performance as "Elliot Alderson" in USA's breakout cyber thriller " Mr. Her character on Downton Abbey , the Dowager Countess, is one of the reasons why we tuned in every week. " Game of Thrones " has now won more Emmy Awards than any other fictional show with 38 total awards. Read More

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Grandparents Reunited After 8 Months of Living in Different Nursing Homes

Grandparents Reunited After 8 Months of Living in Different Nursing Homes

The picture broke so many people's hearts because the couple couldn't be together. A photo of the couple crying went viral internationally this summer, being shared on Facebook more than 10,000 times. They can now be under the same roof for their remaining years, and we couldn't be more grateful'. "We are afraid however that if they are living apart much longer, his memory of her won't stay". Read More

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Jane Pauley replacing Osgood at 'Sunday Morning'

Jane Pauley replacing Osgood at 'Sunday Morning'

The entire 90 minutes was devoted to him, and we learned a lot including that Osgood is his middle name! CBS is capping off its tribute to Charles Osgood as " Sunday Morning " host by naming Jane Pauley as his successor. The move was announced at the end of Osgood's final appearance as host of the program he took over 22 years ago. "I can't think of anything that has given me more pleasure professionally than Sunday Morning ", Osgood said during the show. Read More

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Bollywood Faces A Major Setback After Pakistani Terror Attacks

Bollywood Faces A Major Setback After Pakistani Terror Attacks

A day earlier, the Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) had lashed out at Pakistani artistes working in India and asked them to leave the country within 48 hours. This (asking Pak actors to leave) is like trivialising the issue- whether artists or cricket should be allowed nor not. "I don't think they can go back if they are going to talk against the terrorist outfits in Pakistan". Read More

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A red carpet revolt? Miley Cyrus takes a stand

A red carpet revolt? Miley Cyrus takes a stand

Last week, a report claimed that Hemsworth was keeping his marriage plans on hold as he thought the two were rushing too much. "But they make me wear clothes on The Voice and on the Today show and ... Seriously, we might be burned on premieres as well if we had been Cyrus jumping through hoops on the "Murray Christmas" carpet. What about singing and acting? According to the source , the on-and-off lovebirds " have been writing a script for a play together ", and "it's a dramatic love ... Read More

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Clinton calls national security team after attacks, as Trump challenges her credentials

Analysis shows Clinton holds advantages in Ohio, Pennsylvania, Florida, Iowa, Nevada and North Carolina ranging from one to eight points. Trump only paid for about 7,500 commercials during the month of August. Yesterday, Clinton said she has long held the view that the the USA should apply "tough vetting" toward immigrants. They have stopped viewing Trump as a ratings pumping sideshow. Read More

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'Sound of Music' actress Charmian Carr dies at 73

'Sound of Music' actress Charmian Carr dies at 73

She was such a nice and cheerful person. "We will always love her, and feel grateful to have been loved by her". The official Twitter page for The Sound of Music confirmed the news as it paid tribute. However, close friends of Carr say she never truly gave up her role as Liesl von Trapp . Her most famous client was Michael Jackson , who was a huge fan of " The Sound of Music ". Read More

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