Ties could be restored

In an interview with Italy’s Corriere della Sera newspaper, Rouhani suggests that the United States and Iran could open embassies in each other’s capitals after decades of mutual hostility, but he says Washington should apologize, without going into further detail. One day these embassies will re-open but what counts is behavior and the Americans hold […]

Working on next album

Spears says she is working on a new album. Working hard and hardly working…new album…wheeeee! pic.twitter.com/qrMg3FnB22 — Britney Spears (@britneyspears) November 3, 2015

15 years continuous habitation

The ISS celebrates 15 years of continuous human habitation. In that time over 220 astronauts, cosmonauts and fee-paying space tourists have visited the station. NASA: It is the blueprint for global cooperation. One that enables a multinational partnership and advances shared goals in space exploration.

Periscope chat

Pope talks to her fans via Periscope: I still talk to Blake. He’s a huge part of why I’m here. So, It would be fell weird not keeping him in my life as a friend, and he’s just always been a huge support system for me.

Must also attack against Bayern

Wenger believes playing too defensively against Bayern could prove fatal. I would sign today to take a point but to sit off Bayern. But with their offensive quality, that would be difficult to maintain for 90 minutes. We have to relieve the pressure whenever we can and try to score goals. That is the structure of our […]

Carson ‘more authentically’ black than Obama

In a column titled, If You’re Black, Lead The Pack, Goldberg writes about the perception of Carson’s race: Here’s something you may not know: Dr. Ben Carson is black. Of course, I’m being a little cute here…One could argue that he’s even more authentically African-American than Barack Obama, given that Obama’s mother was white and he was raised […]

Schumacher ‘still fighting’

FIA president Todt gives an update on Schumacher’s condition: I see Michael very often and Michael is still fighting. Michael is a close friend, his family is very close to me and I am very close to them as well. We must keep him fighting with the family . I was very proud of what […]

Mother’s death inspired movie

In an interview on The Today show, Jolie says By the Sea is inspired by her mother’s death in 2007. We can’t say what the whole film is about, but a lot of the film was when I went to visit my mom in the hospital, when she found out she had cancer the first time. She was […]

Expects Arsenal fight

Guardiola says Bayern Munich players to brace themselves for a difficult game against Arsenal: For them, they have an advantage because they have to win, when that happens with these kind of players, and the history of this club, they are going to make the best performance possible. I don’t expect anything other than a fight […]

Let it Go performance

At the final leg of her U.S. tour, in Tampa, Swift performs  Let It Go with Menzel dressed as Olaf the snowman. Frozen totally happened tonight. And 55,000 people sang ‘Let It Go’ so loudly, it nearly took my breath away. "The cold never bothered me anyway" *QUICK CHANGE* @idinamenzel #letitgo #1989TourTampa pic.twitter.com/Ua6JcGk8or — Taylor Swift (@taylorswift13) November […]

Report: Russian delivering Iranian weapons

Anonymous sources in western intelligence agencies have told Fox News that Russia is helping Iran violate a UN Security Council embargo and transport arms and munitions to Syria. The sources say Russian cargo flights have been delivering Iranian weapons to the Russian-operated air base outside of Latakia, a strategic city on the Mediterranean coast, twice a day […]

Emma Watson tattoo

Franco shows off a fake neck tattoo that pays homage to Emma Watson, with her name written in cursive underneath it. Randall is known for faking tattoos in Photoshop. I ❤️ Hermoine. Ink by @indiangiver A photo posted by James Franco (@jamesfrancotv) on Oct 28, 2015 at 6:29pm PDT

i-D interview

In her first interview in three years, with i-D magazine, Adele talks about the songs on 25, and about her life since her previous album. On whether Hello is a follow-up to Someone Like You: Oh, God no. That’s over and done with, thank f-ck. That’s been over and done with for f-cking years. No, it’s not about anyone […]

Scott Marshall dies age 41

Marshall dies at the age of 41. A preliminary autopsy shows the cause of death is related to unspecified heart issues. Police are trying to determine what happened between the time Marshall called his wife from the shop on Saturday night and told her he wasn’t feeling well enough to get home and when he was discovered hours […]

Talks about relationship breakdown

Mitchell claims that he was so close to Winfrey she asked his mother to adopt him. Mitchell’s mother: It felt strange because I felt if someone wanted to help me with my children, that’s one thing. But to actually adopt one child knowing I have others? I couldn’t allow her to separate my children. He claims that after treating […]

Comments on disputed island sail-by

After months of internal debate, the White House permits the Defense Department to sail one ship near a reef in the South China Sea that China claims. Carter says the U.S. has the right to operate near the Chinese structures. What you read in the newspaper is accurate, but I don’t want to say when, whether […]

Increasing Syria presence

Iran is increasing its military presence in Syria. Brig. Gen. Salami, deputy commander of the Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps: Iran is increasing the quality and quantity of its presence in Syria. Iranian officers are providing tactical help for Syrian commanders of battalions in direct battles, as well as weapons and ordnance, operational assistance and help with strategic […]

Viral photo prompts homeless Q&A

Gere writes on Jena Malone’s Facebook page, about a viral image of him as a homeless man that is circulating on Facebook: Hi, Richard Gere here. I was completely surprised to find that last week someone posted a photo of me on a Facebook fan page as a homeless man on the streets of New York that drew […]

Sanctions will lifted year end

During a ceremony to welcome the new Spanish ambassador to Tehran. Rouhani says that sanctions will be lifted: According to our plans, the oppressive sanctions against the Islamic Republic of Iran will be lifted by the end of 2015.

‘An inspiration to meet such a brave young lady’

Beckham writes a tribute to Howard, who he met several times, after she dies from a rare heart condition aged 20. Words cannot describe how amazing this young lady has been over the years and it was an inspiration to meet such a brave young lady with so much drive for helping others. Kirsty has been […]

Fox News interview

In an interview with Fox News, Pope says the tide is turning for country women music. I do see things changing for women and country radio. This year was a big year for women and conversation that was started, initially seemed to have this negative kind of subject matter but, in the end, I think it […]

First episode released on YouTube

13 episodes, including the first episode of the first season of The Joy of Painting from 1983 are released on YouTube. Ross (in the episode):  For the next 13 weeks, I’ll be your host as we experience the joy of painting. I think each of us sometime during our life has wanted to paint a picture.

Most views on Vevo

Swift’s Blank Space‘ video reaches more than 1.3 billion views, meaning, she is the most viewed on VEVO. Take a bow, @taylorswift13! #BlankSpace is now the most viewed vid on Vevo! https://t.co/ROTcKad8iA #BlankSpaceVevo pic.twitter.com/jiw3g6nWro — Vevo (@Vevo) October 20, 2015

YouTube Red announcement

YouTube announces YouTube Red, a $9.99/month subscription service that lets users watch videos without ads, save videos for offline viewing, and, continue playing videos in the background while they switch apps. The service will start on October 28. The YouTube Red membership also lets users sign into the company’s Gaming and Music apps. U.S. viewers can sign up […]

Taste of Country interview

In an interview with Taste of Country Pope talks about her getting fired up for her performances. I just channel all the obstacles thrown my way, like my parents’ divorce when I was 11. I had to get through that. I felt helpless through that, but I came out the other side learning a lot from it…I grew up […]