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Big News For JoJo Fletcher Fans, Reality Steve Changes 'The Bachelor' Spoilers Last-Minute

3/14/2016 12:40pm EDT
Big News For JoJo Fletcher Fans, Reality Steve Changes 'Bachelor
JoJo Fletcher's fans are in for a big surprise on Monday night's Bachelor season finale. Hours before Ben Higgins is set to hand out his final rose, blogger Reality Steve has released a major spoiler change that will have some viewers totally disappointed and others cheering all the way through to the live After the Final Rose special on ABC.

When Is 'Bachelorette' JoJo Fletcher's Season Premiere And Who Are JoJo's Guys?

Last week, Steve hinted that a major change was coming and fans wondered if his final rose spoilers were wrong and JoJo and Ben are engaged. It turns out that the season...
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Ben & Lauren Still Engaged? 'Bachelor' Couple Shares Wedding Plans On 'ATFR' Special

3/14/2016 10:55am EDT
Ben Higgins, Lauren Bushnell Still Engaged? 'Bachelor' Couple Sh
Bachelor Ben Higgins will get down on one knee and propose to Lauren Bushnell on Monday night's season finale according to Reality Steve. The final rose ceremony was filmed almost four months ago and now rumors are surfacing online that Ben and Lauren are no longer engaged.

However, Ben is still scheduled to appear with Lauren on tonight's live After the Final Rose special, and things will get very emotional when he faces JoJo Fletcher, the girl he fell in love with but said goodbye to at the final rose ceremony.

Several gossip sites are reporting that Lauren broke off her engagement with...
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Who Does 'Bachelor' Ben Higgins Give This Stunning 3-Ct Engagement Ring To?

3/14/2016 8:15am EDT
'Bachelor' Ben Higgins Proposes With Stunning 3-Ct Engagement Ri
Who does Bachelor Ben Higgins pick and how much is the gorgeous Neil Lane engagement ring worth that he gives his bride-to-be? On Monday night's season finale, Ben will have a difficult time deciding who should get his final rose. Once he makes the heart-wrenching decision, he will get down on one knee and present the girl he loves most with an amazing 3.5-carat diamond ring and a romantic proposal.

Ben gets dressed for a big goodbye.https://t.co/LPUUZ9K2z5

— The Bachelor (@BachelorABC) March 12, 2016

According to Us Weekly, the diamond ring Ben picked has a 3-carat emerald cut cent...
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Another 'Bachelor' Baby Is On The Way! Which Contestant Is Pregnant?

3/12/2016 11:55pm EST
Oh, Baby! Another 'Bachelor' Baby Is On The Way! Which Contestan
There are going to be a whole 'lotta Bachelor babies born in 2016. Seven former contestants have announced they are pregnant this year and the newest addition to the list is Season 18's Renee Oteri Maynard.

Renee, who appeared on Juan Pablo's season, announced last week on Instagram that she is pregnant with her third child. She joins a growing list of pregnant Bachelor/Bachelorette contestants and leads including Jillian Harris, Ali Fedotowsky, Ashley Salter, Catherine Giudici Lowe, Melissa Rycroft, and Erica Rose.

When baby number three comes along, Renee will certainly have her han...
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'Bachelorette' 2016: When Does Filming Start For Season 12 & Did Caila Really Get The Gig?

3/12/2016 11:29pm EST
When Does Filming Start For 'Bachelorette' 2016 And Did Caila Qu
Ben Higgins and his fiancée will make their first appearance on the After the Final Rose special on Monday night, but that won't be the only "first" on the live show. Host Chris Harrison will finally reveal who the next Bachelorette on Monday night after Ben hands out his final rose.When does filming start for the Bachelorette, who got the gig, and when will the premiere air on ABC?

UPDATE: Reality Steve announced on March 14 that Caila was told by producers at the "last minute" that she no longer had the gig. Chris Harrison announced on Monday night that JoJo Fletcher is the 2016 Bachelor...
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Do These Pics Prove Lauren Bushnell Is Engaged To 'Bachelor' Ben Higgins?

3/11/2016 6:30am EST
Lauren Bushnell Drops Major Hint About 'Bachelor' Finale: Do The
Ben Higgins fell in love with JoJo Fletcher and Lauren Bushnell on this season of The Bachelor and fans can't wait to find out who he proposes to at the final rose ceremony.

ABC's previews show Ben in tears as he struggles to decide which girl to send home and who will get his final rose. However, Lauren Bushnell recently shared photos on social media that fans think is a clear hint that she is the winner.

Oregon native Lauren Bushnell was a clear frontrunner early in the season. From the minute she stepped out of the limo, Ben admitted he was smitten, writing in his People blog that she ...
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'Bachelor' Ben Higgins Getting Married On Live 'After The Final Rose' Special?

3/9/2016 7:39am EST
'Bachelor' Ben Higgins Getting Married On Live 'After The Final
Bachelor fans were hoping to see Ben Higgins introduced as part of the Dancing with the Stars Season 22 lineup on Tuesday. However, the 27-year-old software salesman may have a very good reason for not appearing on the show — his wedding!

Although Ben recently told E! News that he wasn't against "any opportunity that presents itself,” it appears that he turned down the DWTS gig, or simply wasn't cast for the show. Not going on the show is a smart move all around — adding a dance competition to his to-do list may have put a strain on his new relationship and wedding plans with his fiancée.
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'Bachelor' Ben Higgins Admits God Helped Him Pick His Bride-To-Be: Are The Spoilers Right?

3/7/2016 9:15pm EST
'Bachelor' Ben Higgins Admits God Helped Him Choose Between JoJo
The Bachelor Ben Higgins is in love with Lauren and JoJo, but on the March 14 season finale, his final decision will cause both heartbreak and happiness. How did Ben make his choice and what regrets does he have three months after the final rose ceremony was filmed in Jamaica?

Last week, appeared on Good Morning America and confirmed that he is engaged and extremely happy with his final pick. However, he didn't make the gut-wrenching choice on his own.

OMG! Drama goes down on the bathroom floor. He told @JoelleFletcher that he loves @LaurenBushnell3 too! #TheBachelorhttps://t.co/4r38MjO...
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'Bachelor: Women Tell All': Is Caila Quinn Jealous of Ben's Relationship With Lauren & JoJo

3/7/2016 7:34pm EST
‘Bachelor: Women Tell All’: Is Caila Jealous Of Ben's Relationsh
Bachelor Ben Higgins will face many of the ladies he rejected at the Women Tell All on Monday night, but his interaction with Caila Quinn will definitely play into this season's "unlovable" theme.

Although Jubilee and Olivia will cause some fireworks up in the hot seat, Caila's confession about her one-sided love story with Ben — and her comments about JoJo and Lauren — will really get fans talking. Should fans feel sorry for Caila or is she playing up her storyline for her role as the next Bachelorette?

And Ben? Expect his meeting with Caila to be extra emotional tonight. It's been more ...
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JoJo Fletcher May Be Next 'Bachelorette' After All! Caila Quinn's Camera Crew A Fake Out?

3/7/2016 6:40am EST
Caila Quinn
Is Caila Quinn really the next Bachelorette or are fans in for a big surprise? Producer Mike Fleiss confirmed over the weekend that he will be announcing ABC's next leading lady on Twitter and there is speculation that all the chatter about Caila getting the gig isn't true.

Is it possible that Fleiss is changing things up for the 12th season and casting Ben's runner-up as the Bachelorette?

The Bachelorette is typically one of the four girls who make it to the hometown dates (JoJo, Caila, Lauren, Amanda). In past seasons, the runner-up hasn't been considered because she's still getting ov...
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Find Out Which Shows ABC Just Renewed

3/5/2016 10:10am EST
'The Bachelor,' 'DWTS,' 'Scandal' Among Renewals By ABC
Long-running reality shows The Bachelor and Dancing with the Stars, as well as the drama series block created by Shonda Rhimes, were among more than a dozen TV series renewals announced by ABC on Thursday for the fall 2016-2017 television season.

The Bachelor will return for its 21st season, as season 20 featuring Ben Higgins (pictured above with host Chris Harrison) continues to air. The other unscripted series with pickups were fellow Monday night mainstay Dancing with the Stars (season 23), the eternal America's Funniest Home Videos (season 27) and Friday night staple Shark Tank (season...
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'Bachelorette' Jillian Harris Is Pregnant! Her Boyfriend's Instagram Post Is Everything!

3/5/2016 12:34am EST
'Bachelorette' Jillian Harris Is Pregnant, Her Boyfriend's Insta
Another Bachelor baby is on the way! Former Bachelorette Jillian Harris, 36, announced on Friday that she is expecting her first baby with her boyfriend of four years, Justin Pasutto. Jillian, who currently co-hosts Love It or List It Vancouver, surprised fans with her pregnancy news via a post on her blog and on Instagram.

"A total dream come true!! We are over the moon, stoked, blessed, [ecstatic]!!!! Little babe, we CANNOT wait to meet you!!!!!!" captioned the Instagram photo below.

Proud daddy-to-be Justin, 28, also posted a photo (below) on Instagram of the couple's dog looking up ...
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Chris Soules Gets Joe Bailey's Sloppy Seconds, Has One Night Stand With 'Paradise' Star

3/4/2016 5:55pm EST
Chris Soules Gets Joe Bailey's Sloppy Seconds, Has One Night Sta
Former Bachelor Chris Soules hasn't had much luck finding a wife in his tiny town of Arlington, Iowa. However, the famous farmer didn't have a problem scoring a one-night stand during a recent trip to New York City

Apparently what happens in NYC doesn't stay in NYC — one of the girls from Chris' season recently shared the juicy details about Chris' late January hookup with a contestant from Bachelor in Paradise Season 2.

Leave it to Ashley Iaconetti to brag about Chris getting lucky! And, no, it wasn't Ashley who enjoyed a hotel room hookup with Prince Farming. She's way too invested in t...
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'Bachelor' Star Caila Quinn Hints She Had Sex With 'Bachelor' Ben Higgins

3/4/2016 12:37am EST
Caila Quinn Dishes On Fantasy Suite Sex With 'Bachelor' Ben Higg
Bachelor Ben Higgins said goodbye to Caila Quinn after their overnight date last week and many fans are wondering how far things went in the Fantasy Suite.

Caila talked openly about her last date with Ben after filming the Women Tell All special last weekend and touched on the hot topic of sex in the Fantasy Suite.

Love with no regrets Warm thank you-s for all of your kind words

— Caila Quinn (@CailaQuinn) March 1, 2016

What happens behind closed doors in the Fantasy Suite is usually kept under wraps unless you're Nick Viall calling out Bachelorette Andi Dorfman for dumping hi...
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'Bachelor In Paradise' Star Jade Roper Opens Up About Being Raped

3/2/2016 6:45am EST
 'Bachelor In Paradise' Star Jade Roper Reveals She Was Raped: '
Jade Roper and Tanner Tolbert met on Bachelor in Paradise last summer and got married on ABC's Bachelor in 20 special in February. Although Jade found true love and happiness with Tanner, she revealed earlier this week that her life wasn't always this blissful.

The newly-married Jade wrote an emotional post on her blog about being raped as a teen and states that she was inspired by Lady Gaga's performance 'of 'Til It Happens to You' at the Oscars last Sunday night.

Jade admits that prior to writing the post, she only shared her heartbreaking story with a few people and she never told her...
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'Bachelor' Ben Higgins Engaged, Relationship 'Won't Last' Per Reality Steve

3/2/2016 6:07am EST
'Bachelor' Ben Higgins Engaged, Relationship 'Won't Last' Per Re
Bachelor Ben Higgins is rumored to give Lauren Bushnell his final rose on the March 14 season finale of ABC’s popular reality show. However, the romantic proposal may lead to a very brief engagement for the L.A.-based flight attendant and software sales rep from Denver.

On Tuesday, Ben announced in his People blog that he is engaged, something that isn't a big surprise considering he said, "I love you" to both Lauren and JoJo during his overnight dates. Blogger Reality Steve is confident that Ben is engaged to Lauren, but he's already predicting the demise of their relationship.

First a...
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Chris Harrison Days Away From Announcing Next 'Bachelorette': Who Is She?

2/29/2016 10:02pm EST
Next 'Bachelorette' Announcement Just Days Away: Which One Of Be
When will Chris Harrison introduce the next Bachelorette? Ben Higgins season of the Bachelor comes to a close in just two weeks and fans are excited to find out which one of his rejected ladies will hand out roses as ABC's 12th Bachelorette.

Will Caila Quinn, Amanda Stanton, or Becca Tilley get the gig or will it be one of Ben's final two ladies, Lauren B. or JoJo Stanton?

Host Chris Harrison is expected to make the big reveal on the After the Final Rose special that airs right after Ben hands out his final rose on March 14. Until then, the unconfirmed chatter will continue, but there's ...
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'Bachelor' Spoilers: One Fantasy Suite Date Goes Wrong, 'I Love You' Leads To Departure

2/29/2016 9:39am EST
'Bachelor' Overnight Dates Spoilers: 'I Love You' Leads To One G
Bachelor Ben Higgins' journey to find a wife comes to an end in two weeks, but first he will have to eliminate one of this final three girls after the Fantasy Suite dates in Jamaica? Monday night's overnight dates episode will be an emotional one and fans will see Ben break down and cry over a decision that he didn't expect to make.

Who accepts Ben's offer to spend the night in the Fantasy Suite, who is Ben in love with, and will he send Lauren B., JoJo or Caila home? Chill the wine, check out the spoilers and video previews below, and tune in to watch the Bachelor at 8 p.m. ET.

Ben dro...
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Ben Higgins Ladies Spoil 'Bachelor' Season Finale With These 'Women Tell All' Pics

2/28/2016 1:56am EST
Ben Higgins Ladies Spoil 'Bachelor' Season Finale With These 'Wo
Bachelor Ben Higgins' rejected ladies taped the Women Tell All special on Saturday night. During the after party in L.A. some of the Snapchat pics (below) they shared may have ruined the season finale for fans who have been trying to avoid spoilers.

Ben's final two girls were not part of the WTA taping. However, it appears that the spoilers are correct — the girl he sends home on this week's overnight dates, Caila Quinn was at the taping and the after party in Los Angeles.

Although producers tried to keep her identity a secret, contestants Lauren Himle, Lace Morris, and Leah Block all...
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'Bachelor' Ben Higgins Hints He's Moving: Relocating For Love Or Another Reality TV Gig?

2/25/2016 11:10am EST
'Bachelor' Ben Higgins Hints He's Moving Out Of Denver: West Coa
Bachelor Ben Higgins' journey to find love comes to a close in two weeks and he will finally be able to go public with his bride-to-be. Although fans will have to wait until the live After the Final Rose special airs March 14 to find out what's next for the newest Bachelor couple, Ben is already dropping hints that he may move out of Denver to live with — or closer to — the future Mrs. Higgins.

Who does Ben get engaged to on the finale and does his possible move have a dual purpose? Hint — Ben may have another reality TV gig coming up that will bring him closer to his rumored fiance.

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Next 'Bachelorette' Caila Quinn or Amanda Stanton? Big Reveal Coming On 'ATFR'

2/22/2016 11:41pm EST
'The Bachelorette' 2016: Did Caila Quinn Or Amanda Stanton Get T
Which one of Ben Higgins' ladies will become the next Bachelorette? Host Chris Harrison is expected to make the big reveal in just three weeks on the After the Final Rose special, but there's a good possibility that the decision has already been made.

When show's creator Mike Fleiss recently asked Bachelor fans who should hand out roses next, Becca Tilley and JoJo Fletcher were the two most mentioned names.

However, blogger Reality Steve says he doesn't think that's how it will go. While he initially thought the gig would go to Amanda Stanton, there's a good chance Caila Quinn will be int...
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Who Spends The Night In The Fantasy Suite With 'Bachelor' Ben Higgins?

2/22/2016 10:30pm EST
'Bachelor' Fantasy Suite Dates: Who Spends The Night With Ben, W
Bachelor Ben Higgins heads to Jamaica with his final three ladies next week for the overnight dates. Who will spend the night with Ben in the Fantasy Suite and who will go home without a rose?

The overnight dates were filmed at the Sandals Royal Plantation Resort in Ocho Rios, Jamaica back in November. Unlike last season when Chris Soules headed back to the U.S. to film the season finale, Ben and his final two girls stayed in Jamaica for the final rose ceremony.

According to Reality Steve, all three girls — Caila, JoJo, and Lauren B. — will accept the key to the Fantasy Suite. Will they h...
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'Bachelor' Spoilers: Who Leaves After An Emotional Hometown Date With Ben?

2/22/2016 6:01pm EST
'Bachelor' Hometown Date Spoilers: Ben Makes A Shocking Decision
Bachelor Ben Higgins heads to the hometowns of his final four girls on Monday night and fans are in for a very emotional episode with one girl leaving after some rather stressful family introductions.

With just three weeks to go before the season finale, Ben has some big decisions to make, starting with a tough one — who to send home after hometowns and who to bring to the Fantasy Suite next week.

Here are the latest spoilers and video previews to get you started before Episode 8 starts tonight at 8 p.m. ET on ABC.

On Monday night, Ben will visit Amanda Stanton in California, JoJo Fletch...
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Who Is 'Bachelor' Contestant JoJo Fletcher's Ex, Chad Rookstool?

2/21/2016 11:32pm EST
Who Is 'Bachelor' Contestant JoJo Fletcher's Ex? Chad Rookstool
JoJo Fletcher's ex-boyfriend Chad Rookstool and is he still in love with the Dallas real estate developer? Bachelor Ben Higgins may be shocked to find out that Chad is still in the picture during Monday night's hometown dates episode.

According to Bustle, Chad owns a hair salon in Dallas, appropriately named Chad Rookstool Salon. He dated JoJo for an unknown length of time, but host Chris Harrison recently revealed that the Chad and JoJo broke up before she left to film the Bachelor in September.

“She is a little spitfire from Dallas," Harrison tells Yahoo. "A free spirit, but recently we...
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Watch 'DWTS' Cast Reveal On 'GMA': Who Are The Season 22 Celeb Dancers?

2/21/2016 7:35am EST
Watch 'DWTS' Season 22 Cast Reveal On 'GMA': Which Celebs Will B
Are you ready to find out who will be Dancing with the Stars on Season 22? The premiere is just a few weeks away and the cast reveal will once again take place on Good Morning America on ABC.

Who are the celebrity and pro dancers for the upcoming season and which judges will be returning for the March 21, 2016 premiere? Here's the latest scoop on the upcoming season of DWTS, including a list of celebrities rumored to be joining the show.

That awkward (but lowkey awesome) moment when the new poster has the same color scheme as Magic Mike XXL. pic.twitter.com/NCeNn98U85

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'Bachelorette' Kaitlyn Bristowe 'Disappointed' Nick Viall Was Focus On Her Season

2/19/2016 8:02pm EST
'Bachelorette' Kaitlyn Bristowe 'Disappointed' Her Season Focuse
Kaitlyn Bristowe and her fiancé Shawn Booth recently purchased a new home in Nashville and are settling down into real life almost seven months after the Bachelorette season finale aired on ABC.

Although they have moved on from the drama surrounding the show, Kaitlyn admits that she was "disappointed" that producers didn't focus on her "amazing love story" with Shawn and instead chose to make Nick Viall's storyline the center of attention.

Shawn tells People that they were confused as to why the show focused so much on the Nick situation instead of the "great times" that he had with Kaitl...
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'Bachelor' Jake Pavelka Devastated Over Death Of 'Bachelor' Contestant He Barely Knew

2/17/2016 6:50am EST
Jake Pavelka Cashing In On Death Of 'Bachelor' Contestant He Bar
Jake Pavelka was missing from the crowd of former Bachelor stars during last Sunday night's Bachelor at 20 special. Although a clip from his unforgettable showdown with his former fiancee Vienna (video below) was shown during the ABC special, no one seemed to notice Jake wasn't there to reminisce with Chris Harrison about his season.

However, his lack of popularity within the franchise didn't stop him from rushing to People magazine on Monday to give an exclusive interview about the death of a former contestant from his season, Alexa "Lex" McAllister.

Jake's season took place six years ...
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Ex-Bachelor Contestant Commits Suicide

2/17/2016 2:03am EST
Former 'Bachelor' Contestant, Lex McAllister, Dead From Apparent
A former contestant of “The Bachelor” died from an apparent suicide over the weekend in Columbus, Ohio. Lex McAllister, who appeared on season 14 of “The Bachelor” with Jake Pavelka as the lead, died from an overdose.

TMZ reports that McAllister's death was the result of suicide, according to authorities and her family.

Lex wasn't on the show long. She was eliminated after the first week. She stirred up trouble after speaking out about Jake's breakup with “Bachelor” winner, Vienna Girardi. She said the breakup wasn't Vienna's fault.

Former The Bachelor contestant Lex McAllister has die...
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Kaitlyn And Shawn Reveal Why They Aren't Watching Ben Higgins Season Of 'The Bachelor'

2/15/2016 11:14pm EST
Kaitlyn And Shawn 'Too Busy' To Watch 'The Bachelor'! And Weddin
It's been almost eight months since Kaitlyn Bristowe and her fiance Shawn Booth got engaged on the Bachelorette finale. Fans who are wondering when they will tie the knot may have to wait awhile — they don't have time.

The couple admits they are too busy to plan their wedding. And get this — their schedule is so crammed that apparently they can't fit in two hours a week to watch Ben Higgins' season of The Bachelor.

During an interview with Pop Sugar, Kaitlyn was asked if they were watching Ben's season and she admitted that they "haven't gotten a chance to watch."

With just a few episode...
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'The Bachelor' Spoilers: Who Goes Home After Hometowns? Ben Picks His Final Three Girls

2/15/2016 8:02pm EST
'Bachelor’ Week 8 Spoilers: Ben Dumps One Girl After Hometowns,
The Bachelor Ben Higgins send home after hometown dates and which three girls will move on to the romantic overnight dates in Jamaica? Week 8 (February 22) promises to be one of the most emotional episodes of the season so far when Ben sends one girl home who had her heart set on becoming the next Mrs. Higgins.

Who go home after the hometown dates and who are Ben's final three girls? Here are the latest spoilers for the hometowns that will leave one girl broken-hearted and three girls moving one step closer to the final rose ceremony.

After sending Becca Tilley and Emily Ferguson home o...
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