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Author: 0 Drake cleans house at Billboard Awards; Miley Cyrus performs

Drake broke a record when he won 13 awards total, more than any other artist has won in a single year at the BBMAs. Drake and the Chainsmokers are top contenders with 22 nominations each. Celine Dion will always be a G.O.A.T (Greatest Of All Time) and she shut down the Billboard Awards with her classic hit song, "My Heart Will Go On".

Arts&Culture The Standout Looks From The Billboard Music Awards' Pink Carpet
Author: 0 The Standout Looks From The Billboard Music Awards' Pink Carpet

The Billboard Awards will be held Sunday night at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, where more awards will be announced . But it was the Chainsmokers, who led with the most nominations, who took home the first award of the night. The rapper and the electronic dance duo are two of the few top-nominated acts who plan to attend the show. The early winners announced Sunday morning by dick clark productions included Beyonce, who won five and twenty one pilots, who won four.

Author: 0 Sasheer Zamata Becomes 3rd Star to Leave 'SNL' After This Season

Zamata posted on Instagram early Sunday morning, "Wow". "Wow", she wrote , "what a fantastic end to a fantastic season". Zamata, who is black, joined " SNL " during its 38th season in 2014, at a time when the show was being criticized for its lack of diversity.

Author: 0 Chris Cornell, lead singer of Soundgarden and AudioSlave, dies at 52

There is no additional information at this time", the statement explained. Hours before he was pronounced dead, Cornell actually performed with Soundgarden in Detroit , where he was reportedly in high spirits and even mentioned "the next place we play" to the audience.

Arts&Culture Billboard Music Awards 2017: Drake beats Adele's record with 13 wins
Author: 0 Billboard Music Awards 2017: Drake beats Adele's record with 13 wins

The 71-year-old bragged that she had a career that lasted five decades and could still do a five-minute plank. "I think it was mostly luck and a little bit of something thrown in". Miley Cyrus performs "Malibu" at the Billboard Music Awards on Sun., May 21, 2017 in Las Vegas . Even Miley Cyrus' family noted the change in demeanor at this year's award show for the former Disney star when her sister Noah Cyrus introduced her "for the first time in years with trousers on".

Arts&Culture Harry Went to Great Lengths to Bring Girlfriend to Reception
Author: 0 Harry Went to Great Lengths to Bring Girlfriend to Reception

Since then, she has been a regular fixture on the London social circuit, and is a regular in the royal box at the Wimbledon tennis championships. Kensington Palace confirmed that the dress was indeed designed by Giles Deacon, who just opened up in a public statement about the fabulous frock.

Author: 0 Pippa Middleton marries as royals look on

Speculation had been rife that Pippa Middleton would waive her rumoured "no ring no bring" wedding rule for Markle, meaning the bride-to-be had requested that guests bring only fiances or spouses. British fashion designers Giles Deacon, Amanda Wakeley and Jenny Packham are in touch. Bride's sister and Duchess of Cambridge, Kate Middleton settled for an 80's inspired peach Alexander McQueen custom dress.

Arts&Culture Don't want to let anybody down: Adam Sandler
Author: 0 Don't want to let anybody down: Adam Sandler

The Noah Baumbach film reunites Sandler with his Happy Gilmore co-star Ben Stiller onscreen as two half-brothers in a dysfunctional NY family, led by patriarch Dustin Hoffman and Emma Thompson as his third wife. "My first thought is I don't want to let anyone down". The Hollywood Reporter's Todd McCarthy applauds Baumbach for his "stingingly amusing" tale of a messed-up family, perfectly brought to life onscreen by "sterling turns from a wonderful cast", highlighted by Hoffman and, ...

Arts&Culture Mount Everest's Famous Hillary Step Destroyed, Mountaineers Confirm
Author: 0 Mount Everest's Famous Hillary Step Destroyed, Mountaineers Confirm

A 50-year-old American physician, who survived a 2015 quake in Nepal, died attempting to climb Mount Everest on Sunday morning, authorities said. "Not sure what's going to happen when the snow ridge doesn't form because there's some huge blocks randomly perched hither and thither which will be quite tricky to negotiate", A Facebook post by Everest Expedition said.

Arts&Culture Billboard Music Awards: Winners' List
Author: 0 Billboard Music Awards: Winners' List

Drake collecting his award. He was nominated for 22 awards, just behind the Chainsmokers, who led with 23 nominations. Justin Timberlake's "Can't Stop the Feeling" won top selling song and top radio song. Other performers include Lorde, Sam Hunt, Halsey, Camila Cabello and Julia Michaels. Meanwhile, pregnant Beyonce claimed five early prizes: Top Female Artist, Top R&B Artist, Top R&B Album for Lemonade, Top Touring Artist, and Top R&B Tour.

Arts&Culture Girardi ejected in animated argument, 3 tossed in Yanks-Rays
Author: 0 Girardi ejected in animated argument, 3 tossed in Yanks-Rays

So after this weekend the division standings could look completely different. Since 2010, the Rays are the only AL team with a winning record against the Yankees (70-67). "One of the biggest plays for us this year". This game will feature CC Sabathia vs. So it is an interesting match-up between young and old aces. He did however beat the Rays once already on the second game of the season.

Author: 0 Soundgarden singer Chris Cornell dies at age 52 in Detroit

His passing was " sudden and unexpected ", his representative, Brian Bumbery, said in a statement to CNN . Police spokesman Michael Woody tells The Associated Press on Thursday morning that he can't provide details on what led investigators to make that determination, but noted there were "basic things observed at the scene".

Arts&Culture Drake, Beyonce early winners at 2017 Billboard Music Awards
Author: 0 Drake, Beyonce early winners at 2017 Billboard Music Awards

Stars that presented throughout the night included Kate Beckinsale, Sean "Diddy" Combs, Mark Cuban, Noah Cyrus, Alexandra Daddario, DJ Khaled, Josh Duhamel, Ansel Elgort, Sara Foster, G-Eazy, Kevin Hart, Ed Helms, Prince Michael Jackson, Rachel Lindsay, Lea Michele, Olivia Munn, Rita Ora, Logan Paul, Rachel Platten, Bebe Rexha, Nicole Scherzinger, Miss America 2017 Savvy Shields, Jussie Smollett, Hailee Steinfeld and Lindsey Stirling.

Author: 0 Cannes apologizes for projection snafu with Netflix's 'Okja'

Director Bong Joon-ho and the main cast of the Netflix movie "Okja" pose for the camera during the 70th Cannes Film Festival on May 19, 2017 . Cannes quickly apologized for the incident in a statement, saying the faulty exhibition was "completely due to the technical staff of the festival".

Arts&Culture Irish PM Kenny steps down as party leader
Author: 0 Irish PM Kenny steps down as party leader

Kenny, prime minister since 2011 and leader of his party for nearly 15 years, is expected to be replaced by either Leo Varadkar, the social protection minister, or Simon Coveney, the housing minister. Senator McFadden said Varadkar and Coveney were "high-calibre candidates and very capable guys" but she would be supporting the Cork man as she believed he was best placed to suceed on behalf of Ireland in the Brexit negotiations.

Author: 0 Billboard Music Awards livestream

Nicki Minaj is to open the show with Jason Derulo, David Guetta and Lil Wayne. Perhaps 2016's two prime getaway acts surely among category concealing cusp duos will find themselves reunion against one another at the in a incredible 10 distinct categories, with Top Artist, Top Duo/Group, Top Hot 100 Artist , and the fan-voted Billboard Chart Achievement.

Arts&Culture We'll Be Live-Blogging The Twin Peaks Premiere
Author: 0 We'll Be Live-Blogging The Twin Peaks Premiere

The show doesn't look like it will be big on clarity. It's a kind of perdition, and has all the answers to the puzzles of " Twin Peaks " - but we still haven't figured them out. Back for the third round are a roster of characters from the first two seasons, like Agent Cooper (played by the Lynchian regular, Kyle MacLachlan ), Deputy Andy Brennan, the Log Lady - and Lynch himself.

Arts&Culture Miley Cyrus Reveals Why She Regrets Her
Author: 0 Miley Cyrus Reveals Why She Regrets Her "Wrecking Ball" Video

This time, in place of twerking, blow-up dolls, or jumbo foam fingers, she took the mic with a pared-down beauty that kept the focus on her powerhouse vocals and country-inflected sound. "She's as happy as she's ever been", Noah said. "I fell the other day in pig poop ' and I went to dinner with my mom right after and then told her the story as we were sitting at dinner, : says Cyrus".

Arts&Culture Miley Cyrus Reveals Why She Regrets Her
Author: 0 Miley Cyrus Reveals Why She Regrets Her "Wrecking Ball" Video

This time, in place of twerking, blow-up dolls, or jumbo foam fingers, she took the mic with a pared-down beauty that kept the focus on her powerhouse vocals and country-inflected sound. "She's as happy as she's ever been", Noah said. "I fell the other day in pig poop ' and I went to dinner with my mom right after and then told her the story as we were sitting at dinner, : says Cyrus".

Arts&Culture Screening at Cannes of Netflix's 'Okja' stopped due to heckling
Author: 0 Screening at Cannes of Netflix's 'Okja' stopped due to heckling

However, the movie was then greeted with a four-minute standing ovation once the end credits kicked in, so obviously Netflix are on to something of a victor here. Bong, the acclaimed director of " Snowpiercer " and " The Host ", was light-hearted about the snafu. "I'm quite happy about it because you people got to see the opening sequence twice", he said.

Author: 0 The Rock and Tom Hanks announce 2020 presidency run

Could actor Dwayne Johnson be the next US president? Since Johnson won't stop talking about running for the not that coveted position of 46th President of the United States, I think it's important to consider who, exactly, would be in his cabinet.

Arts&Culture Flix Fix: Alien Covenant, Wakefield, Chuck and Everything, Everything
Author: 0 Flix Fix: Alien Covenant, Wakefield, Chuck and Everything, Everything

With two more prequels planned, Scott and company will have to up their game for those films to be worth a trip to the theater. The two times they've strayed a bit from that formula, well, the less said about those, the better. Like Blade Runner , the film's beginning includes a close-up of a replicant's synthetic's eye. Prometheus focused more on the Engineers, our shadowy interstellar forebears, and on deep thoughts about gods and creations.

Author: 0 SNL: Bobby Moynihan's Drunk Uncle Makes Final Appearance

The finale was hosted by Dwayne Johnson , who repeatedly joked about running for USA president in 2020 alongside Tom Hanks after he snubbed Baldwin as a potential running mate. Moynihan, on the other hand, is known for playing Chris Christie, Guy Fieri, and Drunk Uncle on the " Weekend Update ". Bayer is maybe most notable for her impressions of Miley Cyrus, Jennifer Anniston's character Rachel from Friends , and Jacob the Bar Mitzvah Boy on Weekend Update .

Arts&Culture Netflix and 'Stranger Things' Dominated the MTV Movie and TV Awards
Author: 0 Netflix and 'Stranger Things' Dominated the MTV Movie and TV Awards

The star, who is a devoted gender equality activist, took home the Best Actor award for Beauty and the Beast during the ceremony and noted that the prize was the first of its kind - as the category does not separate men and women. Comedic performance: Lil Rel Howery, " Get Out ". Watson thanked Dillon for educating her about gender nonconformity in "such an inclusive, patient, and loving way" during her speech, and was "proud to be a part of a film that celebrates diversity, literacy, ...

Arts&Culture The Rock addressed those rumors that he's planning to run for President
Author: 0 The Rock addressed those rumors that he's planning to run for President

President Johnson does have a ring to it . "A lot of people want to see a different leadership today ... a better leadership today", Johnson continued. "The surge and the groundswell since then has really been wonderful", said the 45-year-old professional wrestler-turned-actor. "A year ago, it started coming up more and more.

Author: 0 Donald Trump signs $110bn arms deal hours after landing in Saudi Arabia

Netanyahu has voiced his wish to improve ties with Saudi Arabia and other Gulf states as part of an initiative that would draw the Palestinians into an eventual peace deal and as a broad front against Iran's nuclear ambitions. Trump smiled and said "I agree". Trump promised to schedule a trip to Egypt soon, and he singled out the Egyptian's choice of footwear, a pair of shiny black shoes.

Arts&Culture Matt Harvey Reportedly Files Grievance Against The Mets
Author: 0 Matt Harvey Reportedly Files Grievance Against The Mets

Adam Wilk will start in place of Harvey, whose suspension began on Saturday and was announced Sunday morning by General Manager Sandy Alderson. Alderson said the righthander was sent home but declined further comment. Wilk lasted 3 2/3 innings, giving up six runs . Trout out: Mike Trout was scratched from the Angels' starting lineup for the second straight day to rest his tight left hamstring.

Arts&Culture Beyoncé celebrates impending birth of twins with baby shower
Author: 0 Beyoncé celebrates impending birth of twins with baby shower

Tina starts a countdown, saying "One, two, three." then all the guests join her in shouting "happy Carter push party". Jay Z's lady love was walking around with her bare belly, which was painted with Henna, the source confirmed. "A huge soul food buffet was served for a late lunch". Tina also shared a photo of herself with La La, captioning it, "This woman gets more lovely every time i see her!" She had a sarong wrapped around her waist and a scarf wrapped around her forehead.

Author: 0 Pressure mounts on Trump as Comey agrees to testify

Pelosi also said that Trump has made himself "very vulnerable personally" amid investigations of his campaign ties with Russian Federation, pointing to his reported request to now-fired FBI Director James Comey to lay off an investigation of Michael Flynn, Trump's former national security adviser.

Arts&Culture Fractious House panel at center of latest Trump probes
Author: 0 Fractious House panel at center of latest Trump probes

The House Intelligence Committee on Tuesday asked the Federal Bureau of Investigation for all documents prepared by Comey regarding his conversations with Trump. Earlier that day, Ryan delivered in a speech in OH on tax reform, where he was chased by reporters asking him about the Comey story. "Obviously, this is on that political side of things that you prefer not to deal with, but I don't see it slowing up the legislative agenda-especially since the the speaker sets the legislative agenda".

Author: 0 Trump to Muslims on first foreign trip: Drive out terrorists

Stone, who is being investigated by the FBI as part of its investigation into contacts between the Trump campaign and Russians, spoke to Trump after Comey testified at a hearing on Capitol Hill earlier this month, the source said. "America is prepared to stand with you". CGTN's Adel El Mahrouky tells us more about Trump's day one in Riyadh . The leaders signed an agreement on $109 billion in new US arms sales to the kingdom and $200 billion of Saudi-backed investment over four years in ...

Author: 0 Larry Kudlow reacts to Roger Ailes death on WLS

Sexual harassment allegations by journalists Megyn Kelly and Gretchen Carlson led to Ailes negotiating the terms of his departure with the network and ultimately his resignation in late July . "It's a very complicated story", said Gabriel Sherman , author of the Ailes biography, " The Loudest Voice in the Room ". "He has dramatically and forever changed the political and the media landscape singlehandedly for the better", Hannity tweeted.

Arts&Culture N. Korea test fires another missile: S
Author: 0 N. Korea test fires another missile: S

US and South Korean officials say North Korea has fired a medium-range missile, the latest ballistics test by a country speeding up its development of nuclear weapons and missiles. Pyongyang has long had missiles that can reach targets across the South and Japan. "Our military is closely monitoring North Korea and is maintaining readiness posture", the statement said.

Arts&Culture Conte ready to discard players who want out at Chelsea
Author: 0 Conte ready to discard players who want out at Chelsea

But head coach Antonio Conte, who has no major injury concerns, may revert to his first-choice line-up to prepare for the FA Cup final with Arsenal on May 27. For me, this is very important, that every single player who wants to stay at Chelsea has the pleasure to stay at Chelsea . "I can't wait to do this [celebrate] with my players, with the fans".