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Shaken or stirred? Make the perfect martini
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 08:38:49 -0400
On National Martini Day, drink experts and bartenders examine the history behind one of the world's most iconic cocktails and debate what goes into making the perfect martini. (June 19)
Ayesha Curry: On her new show, 'Family Food Fight,' and what Stephen Curry cooks for her
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 11:11:01 -0400
Host Ayesha Curry talks about the diversity on ABC's 'Family Food Fight,' cooking with her kids and what she and husband Stephen make for each other.
More pregnant women are using marijuana, study finds. Doctor says it's 'not worth the risk'
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 16:00:05 -0400
The research published in JAMA surveyed nearly half a million women. 1 in 14 pregnant women said they used in the past month. Risks are still unclear.
The 10 best guilty-pleasure TV shows to keep you happy all summer, from 'Chef Show' to 'AGT'
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 15:02:38 -0400
From "Younger" to "Claws" to "The Hills: New Beginnings" and "AGT," these 10 shows will hit the spot this summer.
Saoirse Ronan, Timothée Chalamet's 'Little Women' gaze has Twitter fanning itself
Thu, 20 Jun 2019 00:50:59 -0400
Greta Gerwig's "Little Women" first look has been unveiled, featuring a reunion between the book's heroine Jo (Saoirse Ronan) and Laurie (Timothée Chalamet).
Most shocking, sexy celeb looks of 2019: Lady Gaga, JLo, Kardashians
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 12:36:10 -0400
Legs and cleavage have been on display on red carpets throughout 2019 so far. Check out all the sheer dresses, bold cutouts and barely-there dresses.
Kevin Spacey's accuser says his cellphone sought by defense is missing
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 18:01:27 -0400
Kevin Spacey says his accuser's phone will show he's not guilty of groping. The accuser says he hasn't seen the phone since giving it to cops in 2017.
Top 31 beer brands in America
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 10:54:04 -0400
It’s no secret that Americans love beer. 24/7 Wall St. reviewed domestic shipping volume data to identify America’s biggest beer brands.
Was this the gun that killed van Gogh? It just sold for $182,000
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 18:25:44 -0400
The gun believed to have killed painter Vincent van Gogh, billed as the most famous weapon in art history, sold for $182,000 at auction in Paris.
Gloria Vanderbilt dead at 95: Her life in photos
Mon, 17 Jun 2019 11:23:06 -0400
Gloria Vanderbilt: socialite, heiress, fashion designer and mother of Anderson Cooper dies at 95
On This Day: 19 June 1963
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 08:32:42 -0400
In 1963, Russian cosmonaut Valentina Tereshkova landed safely after making history: more
Willie Nelson talks to Jimmy Fallon about how marijuana saved his life
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 16:27:54 -0400
“I was lucky enough to be gifted this and it changed my life,” Fallon, discussing Nelson’s product, said. “I was floating for weeks.”
Barack and Michelle Obama, daughters enjoy family vacation in south of France
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 11:11:49 -0400
The Obamas, including daughters Malia and Sasha, are taking in the joys of Provence in the south of France on a family vacay, thrilling the locals.
Julianne Hough and husband Brooks Laich are 'going through IVF' with no 'shame or guilt'
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 15:41:47 -0400
The 'Dancing with the Stars' alum and her husband will try in vitro fertilization. The announcement comes after Hough opened up about her endometriosis.
Carrie Underwood accused of stealing NFL's 'Sunday Night Football' intro, lawsuit says
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 19:17:38 -0400
A songwriting team is suing singer Carrie Underwood, the NFL and NBC, saying they stole a song and used it to introduce "Sunday Night Football" last season.
Bella Thorne: 'Shame on you' Whoopi
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 08:09:43 -0400
Bella Thorne struck back after Whoopi Goldberg shared her opinion on the nude photo scandal on "The View."
Mayim Bialik struggled to spoil herself after 'Big Bang Theory' finale
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 11:06:17 -0400
Mayim Bialik's "Big Bang Theory" days are over. But she's still trying to celebrate the show's success, even if being celebratory isn't in her nature.
'Spider-Man: Far from Home' first reactions praise 'fun ride' and clever 'Endgame' fallout
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 20:53:45 -0400
The first reactions to "Spider-Man: Far from Home' have been unleashed and pundits are pleased, especially in how it handles 'Endgame' aftermath.
U2 guitarist The Edge won't get to build mansions on the edge of Malibu hillside
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 17:48:49 -0400
David Evans staged a 14-year fight to build five large, eco-friendly homes in an undeveloped section of the Santa Monica Mountains west of LA.
My First Job: Walton Goggins
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 07:46:28 -0400
Walton Goggins was a jack of all trades before making it as an actor. However, he refused to wait tables. (June 19)
'Stranger Things 3,' 'Queer Eye: Season 4': Netflix July 2019
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 10:46:17 -0400
Netflix shows "Stranger Things" and "Queer Eye" are coming back with new seasons in July.
Carrie Underwood on suffering 3 miscarriages in less than 2 years: 'You wonder if it's you'
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 15:39:43 -0400
While dealing with facial surgery for her nasty fall in 2017, the country star was also experiencing the pains of going through multiple miscarriages.
Famous friends back Bella Thorne over Whoopi Goldberg's 'awful' views on photo scandal
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 23:03:33 -0400
Bella Thorne is rejecting Whoopi Goldberg's criticism as "sick and disgusting" after her nude photo scandal. Famous friends are supporting Thorne.
Dad and his babbling son land Denny's ad and it's just as hilarious as first viral video
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 15:52:55 -0400
The father and son duo that made us laugh are back in funny Denny's commercial that you'll want to watch over and over.
Granger Smith opens up about final moments before son River's death, how the family heals
Thu, 20 Jun 2019 00:17:38 -0400
Country singer Granger Smith is sharing an update with fans following the drowning death of his 3-year-old son, River.
Celebrity wax figures worthy of a double take
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 12:47:01 -0400
Check out these wax forms of your favorite stars.
Day in celebrities
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 08:53:17 -0400
Look through the best celebrity moments from around the world, every day
Chrissy Teigen is being mom-shamed again – this time over Luna's first trip to the dentist
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 22:38:43 -0400
Chrissy Teigen shared an Instagram video of daughter Luna, 3, enjoying her first trip to the dentist on Tuesday. Like clockwork, trolls chimed in.
Meghan McCain hurls harsh words at Joy Behar on 'The View' but it doesn't affect friendship
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 16:40:58 -0400
"... Women can debate on TV in a spirited way without it being personal," Meghan McCain said after directing an expletive at "View" co-host Joy Behar.
'Men in Black': Stars who are secretly aliens
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 13:23:57 -0400
"Men in Black: International" continues to reveal major celebrities as aliens. Here is the franchise's shocking intergalactic round-up.
Reports: Prince William, Duchess Kate's police escort involved in crash with elderly woman
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 11:37:56 -0400
A police convoy escorting Prince William and Duchess Kate was involved in a crash that injured an elderly woman, according to multiple news reports.
Chris Pratt, Katherine Schwarzenegger marry
Sun, 9 Jun 2019 13:29:47 -0400
Congratulations are in order for Chris Pratt and Katherine Schwarzenegger! The happy couple tied the knot on Saturday in Montecito, Calif.
Best celebrity photos of June 2019: Bonnaroo, 'Toy Story 4,' more
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 13:45:05 -0400
This June, celebrities attended some of the hottest events across the globe including the "Toy Story 4" world premiere and MTV Movie and TV Awards.
'The Bachelor' star Melissa Rycroft falls ill after family trip to the Dominican Republic
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 11:06:39 -0400
Reality TV star Melissa Rycroft is the latest person to fall ill in the Dominican Republic after a trip to Nickelodeon Hotels & Resorts in Punta Cana.
James Earl Jones joins backlash against Bowling Green for renaming theater
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 18:26:07 -0400
Bowling Green University is at the center of a Hollywood petition after removing "Birth of a Nation" actress Lillian Gish's name from a theater.
Danny Boyle's biggest movie expense? Leonardo DiCaprio
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 11:32:09 -0400
Director Danny Boyle jokes that licensing The Beatles' catalogue for his movie "Yesterday" was the most expensive item he's had in any of his films... except "Leonardo DiCaprio's fee on 'The Beach'" (June 19)
The best and worst Pixar movies, ranked
Mon, 17 Jun 2019 14:03:10 -0400
When you see a Pixar film, you know you're going to leave in tears, happy or sad. Ahead of 'Toy Story 4,' here are the best and worst so far, ranked.
Tiffany Haddish explains canceling Georgia show
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 12:16:49 -0400
Tiffany Haddish says she joined a Hollywood boycott of Georgia over the state's new restrictive abortion law because she "read the bill." (June 19)
Oprah Winfrey reveals she 'would love' rebooting her daytime talk show
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 15:09:46 -0400
Oprah Winfrey shares there are still times when she wishes she had her talk show.
Mindy Kaling addresses backlash from supporting comedian Aziz Ansari: He's a 'good person'
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 19:24:42 -0400
Mindy Kaling is opening up about the reaction she received from supporting comedian Aziz Ansari after a #MeToo allegation was made against him in 2018.
Dax Shepard says his relationship with Kristen Bell is 'the hardest I've ever had'
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 11:26:59 -0400
Dax Shepard chats with USA TODAY about his new game show "Spin the Wheel," marriage to Kristen Bell and what his daughters like more than "Frozen."
Jim Pike, co-founder of 1960s vocal group The Lettermen, dies at 82
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 21:21:10 -0400
Jim Pike, co-founder and lead singer of the Grammy-nominated trio The Lettermen, one of the most popular vocal groups of the '60s, has died at age 82.
'Lazy keto' makes it easy to stick to the latest diet trend
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 15:58:26 -0400
Lazy keto is a more flexible take on the trendy keto diet and just focuses on being low carb.
Crew member stabbed on the set of Anne Hathaway's new movie 'The Witches'
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 17:44:08 -0400
The incident took place Wednesday at the Warner Bros. Studios in Leavesden, England, where the entire "Harry Potter" franchise was famously filmed.
Why do some think LeAnn Rimes' 'god' tattoo is a capital offense?
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 20:54:28 -0400
Singer Leann Rimes received criticism – followed by waves of support – after an Instagram post that shows her getting a tattoo that says "god's work."
My First Job: Karima McAdams
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 07:56:28 -0400
"Deep State" star Karima McAdams didn't last long in her first job, in a glamorous London nightspot. (June 19)
20 facts you didn’t know about 'Jaws' for the movie's 44th anniversary
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 11:36:10 -0400
In honor of the 44th anniversary of the original release of “Jaws,” 24/7 Tempo has compiled 20 facts about the terrifying movie
Which celebrities are revealed as space aliens in 'Men in Black: International'? (spoilers)
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 18:49:08 -0400
"Men in Black: International" continues the tradition of showing celebrities who are actually aliens. Which A-listers made the list? (Spoilers ahead.)
Prince Will, Kate beam at Order of the Garter
Mon, 17 Jun 2019 11:49:19 -0400
Famous faces arrive at St George's Chapel to attend the Most Noble Order of the Garter Ceremony at Windsor Castle on June 17, 2019.
Delicious recipes for every occasion
Fri, 22 Mar 2019 17:19:12 -0400
From meals to appetizers and drinks, find the perfect recipes.
Ed Sheeran second choice for 'Yesterday'
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 06:42:51 -0400
At the London premiere of "Yesterday," director Danny Boyle reveals that Ed Sheeran wasn't the first pop star they had in mind to appear in the new comedy, while actors Lily James, Kate McKinnon and Himesh Patel praise Sheeran's performance. (June 19)