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Zimbabwe’s Robert Mugabe removed as ruling party chief

[ad_1] Members of ZANU-PF, which Mugabe co-founded to usher his country into independence, voted the 93-year-old President out on Sunday and anointed Emmerson Mnangagwa, the former vice president fired by Mugabe earlier this month, as new party leader.In his address late Sunday night, Mugabe said he had met with the nation's security force command before speaking to the nation, but vowed to stay in power. Rumors were swirling before he spoke that Mugabe would resign the presidency. While acknowledging the struggles and criticisms that led the nation's security forces to seize power, and the pressure for him to resign,...

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Fox News defends Sean Hannity amid calls for ad boycott

[ad_1] Fox News is standing by host Sean Hannity amid an advertiser boycott campaign. The network on Sunday denounced a petition that is calling on advertisers to ditch Hannity's show as an "intimidation effort" that is "nothing more than political opportunism based on deceit." The petition was created by Media Matters for America, a liberal press watchdog group. Media Matters argues that Hannity's show is essentially "a Trump propaganda operation." Sunday's statement was the first time that Fox News has commented...

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‘Wonder’ movie is real life for these two families

[ad_1] He never walked into a school cafeteria and had other students stare as he opened his lunch -- that is, until fifth grade.A craniofacial disorder refers to an abnormality of the face or head, according to the Children's Craniofacial Association, a nonprofit dedicated to empowering individuals and families affected by facial differences. Shane and Emily are both involved in the group.Shane was diagnosed at 18 months with the genetic facial disorder Crouzon syndrome. He attended the San Diego premiere of "Wonder" and said that his favorite scenes were of Auggie jumping on the bed and playing Minecraft -- scenes...

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Inside Serena Williams Wedding [PHOTOS]

[ad_1] Source: Jon Kopaloff / GettyWe’re finally getting a peek inside Serena Williams‘ fairytale wedding, and it  is lovely!Serena and her man Alexis Ohanian have finally tied the knot, and their wedding was nothing less than magical.The couple had an unplugged wedding to prevent any social media leaks, but Vogue has been kind enough to share these shots from the wedding and reception! [ad_2] Source link ...

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‘Justice League’ stumbles at the box office

[ad_1] "Justice League" was hit with some Kryptonite at the box office this weekend. The mashup that brought together some of DC Entertainment's biggest superhero stars, including Batman, Wonder Woman, Aquaman, Cyborg and the Flash, nabbed an estimated $96 million at the box office in North America this weekend. That number, while still big for an opening weekend, came in under the roughly $110 million the industry expected. It's also the lowest opening for the Warner Bros. superhero brand, trailing films like 2013's...

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‘SNL’ takes on Senator — and former ‘SNL’ performer — Al Franken

[ad_1] "Saturday Night Live" took on Senator -- and former SNLer -- Al Franken on Saturday night after a woman said he groped and kissed her without her consent. "Senator Al Franken is being accused of sexual misconduct on a 2006 U.S.O. Tour by Leann Tweeden, who posted this photo of Franken apparently groping her breasts while she was asleep," said Colin Jost, co-host of "Weekend Update" pointing to the photo of Franken and Tweeden. "Now, I know this photo looks bad, but remember it also...

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Mugabe refuses to quit as Zimbabweans march for his ouster

[ad_1] Waving placards with slogans like "Mugabe Must Rest Now" and "No to Mugabe Dynasty," the atmosphere on the streets of the south African nation's capital was electric, just days after the army put Mugabe under house arrest and detained some of his key political allies.People waved Zimbabwean flags while others ran alongside army tanks and hugged soldiers to show their gratitude. CNN did not see any police at the protest, which was originally called by the country's influential association of army veterans."The whole nation is celebrating today. We are finally getting rid of the old man," said Tanashe, a...

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David Cassidy, ‘Partridge Family’ superstar, in critical condition

[ad_1] Story highlights"Nothing is imminent," his publicist says. "We are taking it day by day."He was a superstar on the level of Elvis Presley and the BeatlesCassidy is being treated at a Fort Lauderdale, Florida, area hospital, longtime publicist Jo-Ann Geffen told CNN on Saturday."He is conscious and surrounded by family and friends, nothing is imminent and we are taking it day by day," Geffen said.She did not say what caused the organ failure.Cassidy, 67, told People magazine earlier this year he was battling dementia. A '70s superstar"The Partridge Family," a sitcom about a mother and five children who formed...

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Zimbabwe ruling party says Mugabe should step down

[ad_1] "ZANU-PF provincial structures in all the country's 10 provinces met today and called for the resignation of their First Secretary, President Robert Mugabe. They also called for the resignation of women's league Secretary and First Lady Dr Grace Mugabe from the party," State newspaper The Herald reported FridayMugabe emerged from house arrest to attend a university graduation ceremony in the capital, Harare, in a staged public appearance that belied the reality that he is no longer in control of the country he has ruled for 37 years. The veteran leader arrived at Zimbabwe Open University in a blue-and-yellow gown,...

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