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George Clooney loves tricking his co-stars into thinking theyve got fat.

Thu, 11/14/2013

He told the New York Post newspaper: "I do enjoy whenever an actor's trying to lose weight having the wardrobe people take in their clothes."It just makes me laugh, watching them eating, like, a grape the next day. And they do it for weeks. It's good fun."George was speaking ahead of receiving the Stanley Kubrick Britannia Award for Excellence in Film at the BAFTA Los ...
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Ashley Olsen didnt have the time to continue her acting career.

Thu, 11/14/2013

She said: "I was reading scripts, and ultimately I just said to the people who are representing me, 'I need to do things 100 percent. I don't feel like I can give you 100 percent of my time. There's a lot of compromise in the entertainment industry. I can't sit in this room and audition for this part.' "While Mary-Kate went on to appear in 'Weeds' and ...
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Lady Gaga dressed as a white witch at the Glamour Women of the Year awards last night on Monday night.

Thu, 11/14/2013

The 'Applause' hitmaker turned up at the elegant event in New York City in a spooky attire wearing a white lace pencil skirt, matching blazer and a sheer high-collar blouse, which she teamed with bizarre platform heels encrusted with different sized ...
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Tate dropped by Kangaroos

Thu, 11/14/2013

Veteran centre Brent Tate has been dropped from the Kangaroos squad to face the United States, paving the way for Jarryd Hayne to start in Saturday's Rugby League World Cup quarter-final.Tate had been the incumbent right centre in Tim Sheens' first-choice Australian side but was the odd man out as the a 20-man squad was trimmed by one on Thursday.Tate joined Josh Morris and Michael ...
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Scotland eye Kiwi weaknesses

Thu, 11/14/2013

Scotland coach Steve McCormack has described his team's task against World Cup holders New Zealand as the "biggest challenge in sport" but he believes he has spotted some weaknesses in their game.The Bravehearts, who entered the tournament with just one World Cup victory to their name, are one of only three unbeaten teams in the last eight but they will need to pull off the biggest ...
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Coach demands cools heads from England

Thu, 11/14/2013

England head coach Stuart Lancaster has urged his players to deliver under pressure when they tackle a New Zealand side eager for revenge at Twickenham..Lancaster knows the All Blacks will be determined to erase the memory of last year's shock 38-21 defeat against England but is backing his young side to face up to the challenge on Saturday (Sunday NZT)."They will have huge motivation ...
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Carter wants to play beyond World Cup

Thu, 11/14/2013

All Blacks great Dan Carter has his sights trained beyond the 2015 World Cup. Injuries have impacted heavily on the prolific fly-half over the past two years, meaning he will reach the 100-Test mark against England on Saturday considerably later than most would have predicted. The 31-year-old will take a six-month break after this tour to refresh his body and assess his targets. However, he ...
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Smooth sailing for Yellen in front of Senate

Thu, 11/14/2013

Janet Yellen faced questions from the Senate Banking Committee Thursday. But she appears to be on track to be confirmed as the next chair of the Federal ...
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AFLOAT Portland sailor David lands Blind crown

Thu, 11/14/2013

Sailing Nationals more than a decade after giving up sailing because of his sight loss. The 44-year-old sailed to victory with helm Andrew Cattermole from Shrewsbury, who is also blind, and their sighted tactician Adam Parry at the regatta. Eight Sonar keelboats competed in the Cowes Corinthian Yacht Club-hosted event, in two fleets: B1 for those registered as completely blind and ...
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Kiwis earmark ex-Warrior as threat

Thu, 11/14/2013

Catalan Dragons hooker Ian Henderson has been identified by New Zealand as a threat to their smooth progress through to the World Cup semi-finals.After galloping to big wins in the group stage, the Kiwis are not expected to encounter any serious trouble when they enter the sudden-death phase against surprise quarter-finalists Scotland at Headingley on Friday night (Saturday NZ time).However, ...
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Barbra Streisand was paid $2.3 million for a private concert.

Thu, 11/14/2013

The 71-year-old star was listed as the 2:45 p.m "surprise entertainment" on the schedule of investment firm Baron Funds' 22nd Annual Baron Investment Conference at the Metropolitan Opera House. Barbra performed just 10 tunes, including 'Memory', 'You Don't Bring Me Flowers' and 'People', before being whisked off stage just as stealthily as she ...
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England make one change for All Blacks

Thu, 11/14/2013

England have made one change to their starting XV for the Test against New Zealand at Twickenham by recalling Dan Cole at tighthead prop.Cole dropped to the bench for last weekend's 31-12 victory over Argentina and was replaced by David Wilson, but the front rowers have swapped places once more for the final Test of the autumn on Saturday (Sunday morning NZT).Joe Marler has successfully ...
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NZTA defends lack of coronial input

Thu, 11/14/2013

The NZTA has defended its lack of submission to a coronial review of cycling deaths, but says it will set up an expert panel to investigate as ...
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Asthmatic Savea shakes off lung infection

Thu, 11/14/2013

All Blacks wing Julian Savea has rebounded from a lung infection which required hospital treatment last week in Paris to win a starting berth against England at Twickenham.Savea was the only new face in the starting XV for Saturday, replacing Cory Jane after missing the 26-19 defeat of France last weekend due to illness.The 23-year-old revealed he felt unwell on the flight to Europe and initially ...
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Charlie Sheen has been approached to star in a TV show about his custody battle with Brooke Mueller.

Thu, 11/14/2013

The 'Anger Management' actor has been locked in a bitter feud with his ex-wife for months over who gets to look after their four-year-old twins, Bob and Max, and TV bosses believe the dysfunctional family would make the perfect reality show ...
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Frankie Sandford has shared the first photograph of her baby Parker.

Thu, 11/14/2013

The proud new mother, 24, and her fiance, soccer player Wayne Bridge, 33, can be seen in the photo kissing the head of their three-week-old son.Frankie captioned the photo: "So much love."Fans of The Saturdays were quick to gush over the new-born, with one posting: "Congratulations, what a beaut," while another added: "Such a pretty baby."Parker was born on October ...
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Labour angry at $1000 angry bird reward

Thu, 11/14/2013

Labour says DOC's reward of $1000 for information leading to the capture of a pest bird in Auckland is not the way to deal with biosecurity in New ...
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USA rethink plans as Tonga face Cooks

Thu, 11/14/2013

The US is keenly awaiting a Rugby League World Cup clash between Tonga and the Cook Islands, which could land the Americans a match up with ...
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Justin Timberlake insists he isnt cool.

Thu, 11/14/2013

He told GQ's Men of the Year issue: "Listen, I'm not cool. Being cool is about keeping your blood pressure steady. So no. Don't be cool. Be passionate. Be dedicated. Be tenacious. Be uncompromising. Be p***ed. Be happy. Be sad."And the 32-year-old singer-and-actor claims his unwillingness to be "cool" has led to exciting career opportunities.He added: ...
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New app chronicles Lennons sailing trip

Thu, 11/14/2013

FILE - In this April 2, 1973 file photo, John Lennon and his wife, Yoko Ono, speak at a news conference in New York. Six months before he died, Lennon set sail from Newport, R.I., on an ocean adventure to Bermuda that awakened his desire to make music again and is now being chronicled in an electronic format he could not have conceived of. A new app, "John Lennon: The Bermuda Tapes," is ...
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