A big-game hunter from the Twin Cities found himself at the center of an international firestorm Tuesday over the death of a beloved lion in Zimbabwe, but said he regrets killing the animal and believed his guides were leading him on a legal hunt. Walter J. Palmer of Eden Prairie, a practicing dentist in Bloomington and a prominent bow-and-arrow hunter, issued a statement addressing the killing on July 1 of Cecil, a lion that was a favorite among tourists and wildlife researchers. CLICK HERE FOR THE FULL STORY!
SO MUCH BACON! Kevin Bacon and his band were recently performing in New Jersey when a woman jumped on stage in a bacon costume and danced as Kevin sang "Footloose!”
MAKE A WISH: The NY Post claims JLo's birthday cake was accidentally delivered to the wrong club. Bakers took it to the venue where she celebrated the night before. The cake was finally delivered to the correct club where JLo kissed Casper Smart and then blew out the candles.
GRAND THEFT LAUGHTER: A San Diego man is suing Conan O’Brien and TBS claiming they stole his jokes from Twitter. O’Brien’s production company says: “We at Conaco firmly believe there is no merit to this lawsuit.” His lawsuit cites the following jokes:
Kaseberg wrote: “A Delta flight this week took off from Cleveland to New York with just two passengers. And they fought over control of the armrest the entire flight.”
O’Brien said: “On Monday, a Delta flight from Cleveland to New York took off with just two passengers. Yet somehow, they spent the whole flight fighting over the armrest.”
STAGE TO SCREEN: Ed Sheeran has joined the cast of the FX show, ''The Bastard Executioner'. The series follows a traveling executioner. Sheeran will play a deadly protégé of a high-ranking church elder. CLICK HERE TO WATCH THE FIRST TRAILER!
CONGRATS! Mariah Carey is getting a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
AMAZING: U2 was performing at Madison Square Garden on Sunday when Lady Gaga joined them on stage to sing 'Ordinary Love'.
RETIREMENT LOOKS GOOD: TMZ spotted Michael Jordan at a San Diego club drinking a $4,000-a-glass tequila. Do you think he'd want to meet up for happy hour...and pick up the tab?
So many of us give up on our workout routine after we’ve reached a certain weight or size, or well before that. Research suggests that 50 percent of people starting a workout routine will quit within the first six months. If you're like me, and you struggle with weight loss, you'll find this article helpful! Now, it's time to hold ourselves accountable! CLICK HERE FOR 6 SECRETS TO A SUCCESSFUL WORK OUT ROUTINE!
I also thought that this article was helpful. As we know...part of the issue is what we put into our bodies!
R.I.P. Whitney Houston and Bobby Brown's daughter, Bobbi Kristina, has died at the age of 22. She had been in hospice since June 24 after being found face down in her bath tub on January 31st. Several specialists determined there was no chance of recovery. The family says Bobbi Kristina was surrounded by family and, "She is finally at peace in the arms of God." Now the D.A. is gearing up for a murder case, and Bobbi Kristina's boyfriend Nick Gordon is the first person of interest. Police said there were bruises on Bobbi Kristina's face and body after Gordon and his friend found her in the tub.
GET WELL SOON: Michael Jackson's father, Joe Jackson, has reportedly suffered a stroke that left him at the very least temporarily blind. Jackson family sources confirm to TMZ, Joe was admitted to the Albert Einstein Hospital after reportedly waking up Sunday feeling dizzy, with no vision. Joe is also Diabetic. He's being treated and they will figure out the next best option for treatment.
snatched out of his car, and he believes it was a clear case of racial profiling. Cops say they arrested Snoop because they thought he was driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol. Snoop says he was taken to the station and forced to urinate in a cup for a lab test. A police spokesman tells TMZ, Snoop's not in the clear. He says Snoop showed signs of driving under the influence and it will take 2 weeks to get the test results back. As for Snoops allegation of racial profiling, the spokesman said, "We don't work like that in Sweden."
Kristen Bell Leaves "Frozen" Voicemail for a 6-year old girl named Avery. Avery has an inoperable brain tumor. In the voicemail, Kristen stays in character as Princess Anna from "Frozen." CLICK HERE TO WATCH THE VIDEO OF AVERY'S PRECIOUS REACTION TO HER VOICEMAIL.
This is the Kanye West that I would like to meet. It makes me wonder if his ego is all for show. This is a clip from Caitlyn Jenner's new reality series, which premiered last night on E! CLICK HERE TO WATCH THE VIDEO CLIP OF KANYE MEETING CAITLYN FOR THE FIRST TIME.
ACCIDENTS HAPPEN: Ed Sheeran Once Had An Accident In His Pants On Stage ... he says: "I actually once misjudged a fart on stage. It was like midway through a performance and I was really lively, and then halfway through I was like, All right I’m just going to stand for the rest of the performance, and hope it’s over soon and then go home and throw these trousers out!"
FOR SALE: E! claims Jon Stewart is auctioning off the Armani suits he wore on The Daily Show. Proceeds will go to Achilles International, a charity for athletes with disabilities.
AN AMAZING SHOW: Contact Music claims U2 was performing in New York on Wednesday when they invited Jimmy Fallon and The Roots on stage. Jimmy held a sign that read: "Singer with a broken finger." Paul McCartney was also in the crowd.
BIG PLANS: Dancing with the Stars pro, Mark Ballas, plans to open a slew of dance studios across the country, called the Mark Ballas Dance and Performing Arts Center. The first is set to open next week in Charlotte, N.C. The plan is to have 50 studios up and running by the end of next year.
A brave woman in Kansas was captured on camera rescuing of a toddler that was left in a locked car, on a sweltering day. CLICK HERE FOR THE FULL STORY AND VIDEO OF THE RESCUE!
WHERE IS THE DISLIKE BUTTON? Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg filthy rich, and it's all thanks to us! Mark Zuckerberg is now the 9th wealthiest person in the world with an estimated worth of $42.9 billion. Facebook is the eighth most profitable company in the world with a market value of $274.95 billion.
IDOL TO DISDAIN: The Wrap claims David Letterman and Jerry Seinfeld have asked Bill Cosby to remove their endorsements from his biography, “Cosby: His Life and Times.” Although they both have spent the majority of their lives idolizing him, in light of the recent allegations against Bill Cosby, their opinions have changed.
NEED SOME R&R: Nick Cannon landed in the hospital yesterday and posted a pic of himself in a hospital bed, hooked up to a bunch of monitors. He wasn't specific about what's ailing him, but hinted it was somehow related to exhaustion. Nick's last hospital scare was in 2012 for kidney failure. He needs to rest and take care of himself.
IT'S GOOD TO BE MARIAH CAREY: Mariah Carey is doing very well. Mariah will bank $500,000 for one show in Tel Aviv, Isreal. The show's in August, and tickets are pretty affordable for Mariah fans ($65 and up).
MALICE FOR MILEY: Hollywood Gossip claims The Parents Television Council doesn't want Miley Cyrus hosting the MTV VMA'S. The site quotes them as saying: “It’s not going to be safe for children to watch. “It’s probably going to be very edgy, very profane, and very sexually explicit." They're probably right, but if it's any consolation...Hollywoodlife.com claims Miley has finally waxed her long armpit hair. So, there's that!
The odds of getting struck by lightning in Canada are less than one in a million. The odds of winning the Atlantic Lotto 6/49 are even worse -- one in 13,983,816. And the odds that both of these extraordinary events should happen to the same person in Nova Scotia are nearly impossible. CLICK HERE HERE TO READ ABOUT THE MAN WHO DEFIED ALL THE ODDS!
MISS INDEPENDENT: Khloe Kardashian is getting her own talk show on the FYI Network. ''Kocktails with Khloe'' will feature pop culture talk, cooking, and fun party games. This comes off the heels of signing the divorce papers to end her marriage to Lamar Odom. Her decision to finally sign the divorce docs Friday came after she made it clear to friends and family she had a clear conscience because she tried everything to make it work, but Lamar refused to make the marriage workable.
DOG IN AN ELEVATOR: Jam Showbiz claims Steven Tyler recently lost his dog at the Edmonton hotel he was staying at. Two wedding guests found the dog in the elevator and returned it to Steven. He posed for pics with them.
REGRETS AREN'T CHEAP: AshleyMadison.com, the dating site for married people, was hacked on Sunday night by hackers, who were mad that the site charges $19 to cancel. UPDATE: The site is now allowing members to delete their profile for free
BREAKING NEWS...TATTOOS ARE PERMANENT: Adam Levine has shaved his head and also revealed his tattoo regret. Adam once got a stupid tattoo that he attempted to turn into something else. Now it just looks worse, and he doesn't even know what it is.
Some women, particularly in Brazil, are resorting to some rather odd methods of “plumping” up their butts with technology that could only be described as a Vacuum for your Butt Cheeks. Yes, you heard that correctly, these women are using suction cups and placing them on their butt cheeks in order to make their butts larger.
Getting married soon? This is a great list of "I Don'ts" that you should say "I Do" to as a couple. It's a great list! And if you're already married, this could freshen up your relationship and remind you of why you said "I Do."
1. I don’t want us to become a routine.
2. I don’t want to stop trying to make you smile.
3. I don’t want to agree all the time, but I don’t want to argue for the sake of arguing, either.
OPEN MOUTH, INSERT FOOT: Charlize Theron was on Jimmy Kimmel, and revealed that when she gets nervous she says inappropriate things. She once invited President Obama to a strip club!
AMERICA'S SWEETHEARTS BREAK UP: Blake Shelton and Miranda Lambert are divorcing. TMZ claims Blake filed for the divorce. The couple has a prenup. Contact Music claims Blake will keep their ranch while Miranda gets their home in Nashville.
2 IS BETTER THAN 1: The Daily Mirror claims Simon Cowell plans to clone his dogs at a cost of over $150,000. A source tells the paper: “Simon is determined to make it happen. Simon wants to make sure that any cloning procedure is above board and safe for the dog. Money is no object to make this happen.”
HUMAN BARBIE DOLL: Dish Nation claims Matt Damon's kids love his ponytail. Matt says, “They brush it, braid it, curl it, whatever they pretty much want to do, I let them. He lives in a house with five women so he has to just go with the flow even if that means playing a human Barbie doll for his kids.
NO SMOKING: Lil Wayne chartered a plane and told the pilot before takeoff, at a Ft. Lauderdale airport, he and his entourage wanted to smoke during the flight. The pilot could not have been clearer...absolutely not. But shortly after takeoff, Lil Wanye and his posse lit up and the pilot was in no mood to negotiate. The captain turned the plane around 17 minutes after takeoff and landed it.
BANKRUPT? I THINK NOT: Contact Music claims 50 Cent, who recently filed for bankrupcy, requested a separate dressing room for his sneakers during his recent tour stop in London. He's obsessed with his trainers and always wears a fresh pair. When he's on tour he brings so many pairs with him to choose from for the show, 50 requests an extra dressing room just for his sneakers.'' Bankrupt my butt!