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Stella Parton: Country music industry 'a bunch of Southern Baptist hypocrites' when it comes to following up on sex abuse allegations

Stella Parton (right) spoke out against her sister Dolly Parton’s ex-publicist after he was accused of using Dolly Parton’s name in exchange for sexual favors. (Splash)  (Splash) It has been nearly four months since Nashville publicity powerhouse Kirt Webster — who represented country icons like Dolly Parton, Kenny Rogers and Charlie Daniels — was accused by a former client of sexually ...

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NBC benches Olympics analyst over remarks deemed offensive to Koreans

Joshua Cooper Ramo was benched after NBC said his on-air remarks Friday were seen to have ‘insulted’ Koreans.  (LinkedIn) NBC has sidelined one of its Olympic analysts for saying that the Japanese occupation of the Korean peninsula was an important moment in South Korea’s economic transformation, drawing swift backlash online. The analyst, Joshua Cooper Ramo, made the remark during NBC’s ...

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Luke Bryan, Dierks Bentley out as ACM Awards hosts

Luke Bryan (L) and Dierks Bentley host the 52nd Academy of Country Music Awards in Las Vegas, Nevada on April 2, 2017.  (Reuters) Luke Bryan and Dierks Bentley are out of a job. Bentley let it slip at the Country Radio Seminar on Monday that he and Bryan will not be hosting the Academy of Country Music Awards later this ...

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Hillary Clinton's 'Fire and Fury' reading on Grammys slammed by Nikki Haley, Donald Trump, Jr.

Hillary Clinton reads from “Fire and Fury” in a skit for the 60th Annual Grammy Awards.  (CBS) Hillary Clinton surprised viewers by making an appearance in a pre-taped segment for the 60th Annual Grammy Awards on Sunday night — and she mocked President Trump in the process. “We know that our current president does love winning awards and the good news ...

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Grammys 2018 take on Trump, DACA and gender equality

Kendrick Lamar performs at the opening of the 60th Annual Grammy Awards in New York on Jan. 28, 2018.  (Reuters) At the 60th annual Grammy Awards the stars took the opportunity to voice their opinions on everything from President Trump to DACA to gender equality. Famous faces like Kendrick Lamar, Camilla Cabello, Bono, Trevor Noah and even Hillary Clinton turned ...

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Country singer Lari White dead at 52 after short cancer battle

Grammy-winning country singer Lari White died on Jan. 23 at the age of 52.  (Reuters) Country singer Lari White died Tuesday after a battle with cancer. She was 52. The Grammy-winning singer was best known for her hit ’90s singles “Now I Know” and That’s My Baby.” She first rose to fame after appearing on Jim Ed Brown’s “You Can ...

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UK politician's model girlfriend suspended after reported 'vile' Meghan Markle remarks

UKIP leader Henry Bolton’s girlfriend apologized after making “racist” Meghan Markle remarks commenting on the duchess-to-be’s biracial background.  (Twitter/Reuters) The model girlfriend of a United Kingdom Independent Party leader was suspended from the political party after she reportedly made “racist” remarks about Meghan Markle, saying the duchess-to-be has a “tiny brain” and will “taint” the Royal family with “her seed.” ...

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Liam Neeson sees 'a bit of a witch hunt' in Hollywood's sexual misconduct scandals

Liam Neesonhas called the #MeToo movement in Hollywood healthy, but also sees “a bit of a witch hunt” in the sexual misconduct scandals confronting Hollywood and other industries.  (REUTERS/Kevork Djansezian) Liam Neeson said in an interview published Friday that while the burgeoning #MeToo movement is healthy, the sexual misconduct allegations currently plaguing Hollywood and other industries have turned into “a ...

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