Nicole Richie accidentally set her hair on fire and blew out her birthday cake candles

CHLOE MELAS – Nicole Richie celebrated her 40th birthday and now shared a video of her hair burning instantly as she blew out her birthday candles. She describes the video, “Well … until now 40” then the fire emoji. Because Richie posted the video to her Instagram, she received over 15,000 comments. One of them … Read more

The Britney Spears Court says the conservatory should stop

LOS ANGELES – Britney Spears told a court on Wednesday that she agreed with her father that the conservatory, which has controlled her life and money since 2008, should be stopped. Speaking in Los Angeles Supreme Court Spears attorney Mathew Rosengart says she “fully agrees” to “quickly” close the conservatory, which her father James Spears, … Read more

Croatian police identify woman found with memory loss

Croatian police identify woman found with memory loss

ZAGREB, CROATIA – Croatian police said on Wednesday that they have established the identity of a woman who was found in a remote area on a northern Adriatic island without remembering who she was or where she came from. Police identified the woman as Daniela Adamcova, 57, from Slovakia. They said that her identity was … Read more

Owen Wilson, Sudeikis, Malek, Kardashian West to host “SNL”

NEW YORK – Owen Wilson, Kim Kardashian West, Rami Malek and Jason Sudeikis are set to host the first four episodes of “Saturday Night Live” this fall. NBC announced on Wednesday that Wilson, who will star in the upcoming film “The French Dispatch”, is hosting the show for the first time to open its 47th … Read more

Bush to headline collection for Cheney after Trump supports the enemy

Bush to headline collection for Cheney after Trump supports the enemy

NEW YORK – US former President George W. Bush will headline a fundraiser next month for top Donald Trump critic Liz Cheney and turn her re-election campaign into a kind of war between ex-presidents representing two rival factions in the Republican Party. Bush will be the main guest at an October 18 event in Dallas … Read more

Johnny Depp: ‘Not one of you’ is sure to ‘cancel culture’

SAN SEBASTIAN, SPAIN – At the heart of a prestigious Spanish film festival to receive a top career award, actor Johnny Depp has presented himself as a victim of the “cancellation culture” which, he said, has spread across the cinema industry. Depp addressed questions Wednesday by reporters at the San Sebastian International Film Festival about … Read more

Melvin Van Peebles, sponsor of Black Cinema, died at the age of 89

NEW YORK – Melvin Van Peebles, the pioneering filmmaker, playwright and musician, whose work began in the “Blaxploitation” wave of the 1970s and influenced filmmakers long after, has died. He was 89. In the statement, his family said Van Peebles, the father of actor-director Mario Van Peebles, died Tuesday night at his home in Manhattan. … Read more

This moving Frida Kahlo self-portrait is expected to sell for a record US $ 30 million

A self-portrait of Frida Kahlo is expected to set a record for a work by a Latin American artist when it goes on auction in New York later this year. The busty self-portrait “Diego y yo” (“Diego and I”) has an estimate of more than US $ 30 million – well above the public auction … Read more

Attackers beat Taliban in eastern Afghanistan, 5 killed

Attackers beat Taliban in eastern Afghanistan, 5 killed

KABUL, AFGHANISTAN-Attackers attacked Taliban vehicles in eastern Afghanistan on Wednesday, witnesses said, killing at least two fighters and three civilians in the latest violence since the group took over the country in mid-August. In an attack, gunmen opened fire on a Taliban vehicle at a local gas station in the provincial capital of Jalalabad, killing … Read more

Nigeria born designer Joy Meribe opens Milan Fashion Week

MILAN-Nigeria-born designer Joy Meribe opened Milan Fashion Week on Wednesday with her debut Runway collection, a concrete success to promote a movement for diversity in Italian fashion just one year after launch. The Italian National Fashion Chamber has tipped Meribe to open six days of women’s clothing preview for spring-summer 2022 after its inaugural collection … Read more