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Rachael Ray and family safe after house fire

Rachael Ray and family safe after house fire

Celebrity chef and talk show host Rachael Ray escaped a fire in her upstate New York home unscathed, officials confirmed to CNN on Monday. Ray, her husband John Cusimano and their dog were home at the house in Lake Luzerne on Sunday when the fire broke out. “Everyone was able to get out safely,” Brian…

Simon Cowell speaks out after breaking his back

Simon Cowell speaks out after breaking his back

Simon Cowell is offering some advice following an accident which landed him in the hospital. The judge for “America’s Got Talent” included it in a tweet on Sunday after a fall from his new electric bike forced him to undergo surgery. A spokeswoman for Cowell told CNN on Sunday that the former “American Idol” judge…

Antonio Banderas tests positive for coronavirus

Antonio Banderas tests positive for coronavirus

Antonio Banderas says he has tested positive for coronavirus. The actor announced the news on Instagram Monday, also his 60th birthday. His caption was written in Spanish and translated to English by CNN. “Hello everyone, I want to make public that today, August 10, I am forced to celebrate my 60th birthday following quarantine, having…

Will Smith has fans thinking Jason Derulo knocked his teeth out

Will Smith has fans thinking Jason Derulo knocked his teeth out

Will Smith appears to have had his front teeth knocked out by none other than Jason Derulo. In a video posted to the actor’s TikTok on Sunday, which he also posted to Instagram, Smith tries to help Derulo with his golf swing when he gets whacked in the mouth. Ouch! Smith then shows the camera…

‘Shark Week’ kicks off with Mike Tyson and a major shark breach

‘Shark Week’ kicks off with Mike Tyson and a major shark breach

Discovery’s “Shark Week” returned Sunday, with a huge shark breach and Mike Tyson cage-diving with sharks. First, the shark breach. On “Air Jaws: Ultimate Breach Off,” experts were called in to capture a shark breach off the shore of Seal Island, South Africa, with one capturing a 15-foot breach, a new record for “Shark Week.”…

Actor Leslie Jordan reveals details of his life in quarantine

Actor Leslie Jordan reveals details of his life in quarantine

Actor and comedian Leslie Jordan has been anything but idle during his stay at home. Known for his appearances in “Hearts Afire,” “Will & Grace” and “American Horror Story,” the 65-year-old hinted that he has much more in store when he spoke to CNN’s Anderson Cooper on “Anderson Cooper Full Circle” on Friday to discuss…

‘Surviving Jeffrey Epstein’ pivots toward the next phase of the story

‘Surviving Jeffrey Epstein’ pivots toward the next phase of the story

After a pair of Jeffrey Epstein docuseries aired in May, Lifetime seemingly weighs in late with “Surviving Jeffrey Epstein.” But this two-part production — which borrows its title from the network’s R. Kelly documentaries — takes on a new dimension with the July arrest of Ghislaine Maxwell, the late financier’s alleged accomplice in his sex-trafficking…

How ‘The Matrix’ is a trans story, according to Netflix and co-director

How ‘The Matrix’ is a trans story, according to Netflix and co-director

Netflix has posted a Twitter thread explaining the trans themes in “The Matrix,” after one of its co-directors confirmed earlier this week that the movie was an allegory for gender transition. Lilly Wachowski, who co-wrote and co-directed the film with her sister Lana Wachowski, told the streaming service about the intention behind the sci-fi movie…