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Woody Allen Clarifies ‘Sad’ Comment On Weinstein Scandal

Woody Allen, who called the sexual assault and harassment allegations directed at Harvey Weinstein, “very sad for everybody involved” in a BBC interview over the weekend, is now clarifying his remarks.  “When I said I felt sad for Harvey Weinstein I thought it was clear the meaning was because he is a sad, sick man,” Allen said in a statement obtained by CNN on Monday.  Weinstein is facing dozens of allegations that include sexual assault and rape. ...Read more

Florida Governor Declares State Of Emergency Before White Nationalist’s Speech

Gov. Rick Scott on Monday declared a state of emergency in Alachua County three days ahead of a scheduled speech at the University of Florida campus in Gainesville by the white nationalist Richard Spencer, in order to free up resources to prepare for possible violence.  Scott said in the order there was a need to implement a coordinated security plan among local and state agencies.   ...Read more

James Corden Apologizes For Jokes About Harvey Weinstein After Backlash

“The Late Late Show” host James Corden has issued an apology after jokes he made at the expense of Harvey Weinstein were taken the wrong way.  The comedian took the stage at Friday night’s amfAR gala in Los Angeles where he attempted to address the numerous sexual harassment and assault allegations against disgraced Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein, by making some jokes about the man himself.  However two of Weinstein’s accusers, Asia Argento and Rose McGowan, took to Twitter to voice their criticism with what Corden said. ...Read more

Joe Jonas & Sophie Turner Are Engaged

Actress Sophie Turner of ‘Game of Thrones’ is engaged to singer Joe Jonas, formerly of the Jonas Brothers.  The pair made the announcement Sunday via social media.  Jonas, 28, is currently the lead singer of DNCE and hails from New Jersey; Turner, 21,  has played Sansa Stark since 2011 on the hit HBO series and hails from Chesterton, England.  ...Read more

Colin Kaepernick Files Grievance Accusing NFL Owners Of Collusion

Former San Francisco quarterback Colin Kaepernick, who started the trend of NFL players kneeling during the national anthem, has filed a grievance accusing NFL owners of colluding against him under the latest collective bargaining agreement. The NFL players’ union said it would support the grievance, which was filed through the arbitration system that’s part of the league’s collective bargaining agreement. ...Read more