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Two million Canadians cheer NBA's Raptors

June 17, 2019; Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau greets fans at a Toronto Raptors rally at Nathan Phillips Square. Credit: John E. Sokolowski-USA TODAY Sports. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was among two million fans cheering the Toronto Raptors as the basketball team paraded through the city to celebrate...

Taylor Swift reunites with Katy Perry

Taylor Swift has tripled down on her Pride Month activity this morning with the release of the video for Calm Down. The vibrantly coloured, surreal video features her reunion with Katy Perry, with the two of them dressed as french fries and a hamburger. A happy meal 🍔 🍟 💗 pic.twitter.com/hPAbOZEsKF — Taylor...

New Hunger Games novel a prequel: author

A decade after seeming to wrap up The Hunger Games, Suzanne Collins is bringing readers back to her fictional world of Panem. A prequel, set 64 years before the beginning of her multimillion-selling trilogy, is coming next year. The currently untitled novel is scheduled for release on May 19, 2020, Collins said...

Rumoured: Are the Spice Girls coming to Australia?!

Could the Spice Girls be bringing their tour to Australia in 2020?! During their UK Reunion Tour at London's Wembley Stadium, Mel B declared: 'We'll see you in February in Australia!'. But Mel B has since admitted the tour isn’t locked in. Spice Girls @OfficialMelB just confirmed they are returning to the stage in February in...

Babe Ruth baseball jersey fetches $A8.1m

A jersey that belonged to baseball legend Babe Ruth has fetched $US5.6 million ($A8.1m) at auction - a record for sports memorabilia. "The legacy and significance of Babe Ruth to the game of baseball and American popular culture is unmatched by any other figure in the history of this country," the...

Kardashian supports prisoner rehab effort

Kim Kardashian West, who is among the celebrities who have advocated for criminal justice reform, speaks about second chance hiring in the East Room of the White House, Thursday June 13, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin) Reality star-turned-criminal justice reform advocate Kim Kardashian West has returned to the White House...

Cuba Gooding Jr charged with groping woman

Actor Cuba Gooding Jr., left, is lead by a police officer from New York's Special Victim's Unit, Thursday, June 13, 2019. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan) Actor Cuba Gooding Jr has been arrested and charged with forcible touching after a woman accused him of groping her at a Manhattan bar last weekend, New...

Oscar-nominated actor Sylvia Miles dies

Actress Sylvia Miles, who was Oscar-nominated for Midnight Cowboy and Farewell, My Lovely, has died at her home in New York. Her friends, journalist Michael Musto and actress Geraldine Smith, confirmed her death on Wednesday. She was reportedly 94, although she gave various accounts of her age. Celebrity journalist Musto, who was...

Gooding Jr to turn self in on grope charge

Cuba Gooding Jr. attends the premiere of "Rocketman" at Alice Tully Hall on Wednesday, May 29, 2019, in New York. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP) Cuba Gooding Jr will turn himself in to police to face allegations he groped a woman at a New York City night spot, a lawyer for the...

Samoa bans Elton John film Rocketman

Taron Egerton as Elton John in a scene from "Rocketman" (David Appleby/Paramount Pictures via AP) Samoa's film censor has banned Elton John rock biopic Rocketman because of its gay content. The deeply conservative Pacific nation's censorship office last week banned the film, which is based on the life of of the iconic...