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'Top Gear' Season Finale Preview: Racing The Appalachian Trail

October 21st, 2014 12:07pm EDT
'Top Gear' Season Finale Preview: Racing The Appalachian Trail
It feels like we've just gotten started, but in reality History's Top Gear is finishing its fourth season tonight. It all comes down to one last road trip for Adam Ferrara, Tanner Foust and Rutledge Wood, as they're tasked with driving a road version of the infamous Appalachian Trail in 24 hours. We say "infamous" because the actual Appalachian Trail runs from Maine to Georgia and spans more than 2,000 miles.

Can the guys find enough ways to speed up their trip and get to the finish line in time? Will they manage to arrive in one piece, or end up hurting themselves - or each other - in the...
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Pitbull To Host 2014 American Music Awards

October 21st, 2014 11:24am EDT
Pitbull To Host 2014 American Music Awards
For the second year in a row, Pitbull will host the American Music Awards. The singer/songwriter will front the 41st annual ceremony, set to air on Nov. 23.

Stated the singer in a statement, "World, who would have thought Pitbull hosting the AMAs two years in a row. The harder I work, the luckier I get. Thank you ABC and Dick Clark Productions for the amazing opportunity -- more than anything let's get ready to have fun. Dale!"

Pitbull will also perform a song from his upcoming album release Globalization.

The American Music Awards had seen a ratings slump in the past several years. When...
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Blake Lively's Figure-Hugging Gown And Daring Cleavage Make Her The Sexiest Pregnant Celebrity Ever!

October 21st, 2014 11:17am EDT
Blake Lively's Figure-Hugging Gown And Daring Cleavage Make Her
Blake Lively may be the most stylish pregnant celebrity ever.

The actress has made a pair of red carpet appearances in the past week, her first public appearances since announcing her pregnancy earlier this month, looking radiant and ready for motherhood.

Last Thursday, the former "Gossip Girl" star took to the red carpet at the God's Love We Deliver Golden Heart Awards wearing a dazzling floor-length Michael Kors gown, but on Monday she really turned heads at the Angel Ball in New York City in a pale yellow Gucci dress that showed lots of cleavage and hugged every one of her curves.

The...
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Foo Fighters Team Up With Cheap Trick On 'Letterman" [VIDEO]

October 21st, 2014 11:06am EDT
Foo Fighters Team Up With Cheap Trick On 'Letterman" [VIDEO]
Foo Fighters fans were given a special treat last week, as the group became a part of "The Late Show With David Letterman" as the "unofficial" house band.

On Friday, Foo Fighters unveiled one of their new songs, "Something From Nothing" from their new album "Sonic Highways."

Helping them with the tune was none other than Rick Nielsen, who also appears on the studio version of the song.

On Thursday evening, Nielsen covered his tune "Stiff Competition" with the band. Prior to performing with the Cheap Trick legend, Foo Fighters performed with a host of musical guest including Zac Brown, He...
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'Fraggle Rock' & 'Boondock Saints' Star Gerard Parkes Dies At 90

October 21st, 2014 11:02am EDT
'Fraggle Rock' & 'Boondock Saints' Star Gerard Parkes Dies At 90
Gerard Parkes, known for playing Doc in Jim Henson's "Fraggle Rock," died Sunday in a retirement home in Toronto, Canada, just days after celebrating his 90th birthday, according to Entertainment Weekly.

Parkes was born on Oct. 16, 1924, in Dublin, Ireland. He began acting in the 1940s, getting his start in theater. He moved to Canada in 1956 and was the first person to win Best Actor in what is now called the Canadian Screen Awards for the 1968 film "Isabel." He also lent his talent to radio programs and won the Andrew Allan Award in 1983 for Best Radio Actor.

But perhaps what Parkes is ...
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Tori Spelling Hospitalized & Quarantined For Bronchitis

October 21st, 2014 10:30am EDT
Tori Spelling Hospitalized & Quarantined For Bronchitis
Actress Tori Spelling was hospitalized over the weekend after contracting a severe case of bronchitis and a sinus infection.

The former "Beverly Hills, 90210" star went to Cedars-Sinai hospital in Los Angeles, Calif., after exhibiting breathing problems, a fever and cough, according to TMZ.com.

Medical officials quarantined the star and took precautions while treating her in response to Ebola fears.

Spelling's doctors are running blood tests, and a specialist will take a look at her lungs.

The actress recently appeared with her husband Dean McDermott on the reality show "Tori & Dean: Ca...
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Slipknot and Little Big Town Among Albums To Check Out: This Week In Music

October 21st, 2014 10:30am EDT
Slipknot and Little Big Town Among Albums To Check Out: This Wee
October 2014 continues to roll out big release after big release. Sales continue to leave more to be desired in general, but there’s always a gem or two. Arguably the week’s most notable albums come by way of Slipknot, Little Big Town, and T.I., not to mention Logic’s highly anticipated debut. Also in the mix is the ‘old school,’ which includes Neil Diamond and Aretha Franklin. This list focuses on nine albums to check out, but also lists others being released as well.

1) Slipknot, .5: The Gray Chapter (Roadrunner)

Masked metal band Slipknot return with their first new studio album ...
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Screamfest LA 2014 Interview - Filmmaker Christian Pfeil On Bringing Style To Short 'Evil Twin'

October 21st, 2014 10:20am EDT
Screamfest LA 2014 Interview - Filmmaker Christian Pfeil On Brin
Short films are not unlike an anthology movie – there’s always a balance of some good, some bad. But every once in a while a short passes through that not only makes the audience turn and take notice, but stands tall as a notable calling card for the person who made it. Such is the fate of a recent short I viewed a this year’s "14th Annual Screamfest LA" currently taking place in Los Angeles Oct. 14 through Oct. 23 at the TLC Chinese 6 Theaters (for more info go to www.screamfestla.com) titled ‘Evil Twin’, a action-packed, sci-fi sporting, martial arts infused thrill ride that has enough ...
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Leslie Jones Joins Cast Of 'Saturday Night Live'

October 21st, 2014 9:47am EDT
Leslie Jones Joins Cast Of 'Saturday Night Live'
"Saturday Night Live" writer and "Weekend Update" correspondent Leslie Jones has been promoted to full-time cast member of the iconic weekly live series, now in its 40th season.

Jones has been a staff writer on the show since early 2014 and it is no surprise to those who understand show producer Lorne Michaels tendency to promote from within that she comedienne was pushed up to a more regular spot on the series.

She was a finalists for a cast spot that ended up going to Sasheer Zamata last year, after lengthy search by the "SNL" brass to find a woman of color to appear as a regular cast m...
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'Buffy The Vampire' Star Nicholas Brendon Apologizes For Idaho Arrest & Disappointing Fans & Family

October 21st, 2014 9:12am EDT
'Buffy The Vampire' Star Nicholas Brendon Apologizes For Idaho A
"Buffy the Vampire" star Nicholas Brendon was arrested in Idaho on Friday night and has since come forward to apologize for his actions.

The actor apparently mixed prescription medication with alcohol and was charged with two misdemeanors after losing control at a hotel in Boise.

He explained himself on Facebook, writing: "I apologize. Usually those words end a message like this but I am beginning with them to emphasize how much I regret disappointing my family, my fans, and myself. I can offer an explanation but I make no excuse for my unacceptable behavior."

The star had been taking me...
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