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Backstreet Boy Nick Carter denies rape claim

Backstreet Boy Nick Carter denies rape claim

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Backstreet Boy Nick Carter has said he is "shocked and saddened" to be accused of rape by an ex-member of a girl band.In a blog post published earlier this month, Melissa Schuman claimed Carter forced her into a sex act against her will and raped her when she was 18."He was relentless, refusing to take my nos for an answer," she alleged.In a statement, Carter said Ms Schuman had "never expressed to me while we were together or at any time since that anything we did was not consensual"."It is contrary to my nature and everything I hold dear to intentionally cause someone discomfort or harm," he went on.The accusations are the latest in a slew of claims to be made against leading figures in the film, music and broadcasting industries.In a lengthy post, Melissa Schuman says she was invited to...
Famous birthdays for Nov. 23, Miley Cyrus, Robin Roberts

Famous birthdays for Nov. 23, Miley Cyrus, Robin Roberts

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Nov. 23 (UPI) -- Those born on this date are under the sign of Sagittarius.They include:-- Franklin Pierce, 14th president of the United States, in 1804-- U.S. outlaw Billy "The Kid" Bonney in 1859-- Actor Boris Karloff in 1887 Ronald Reagan (standing) is seen in 1946 file photo with (left to right) Jane Wyman, Henry Fonda, Boris Karloff and Gene Kelly. UPI File Photo -- Comic actor Harpo (Adolph Arthur) Marx of the Marx Brothers in 1888-- Composer Johnny Mandel in 1925 (age 92)-- Screenwriter Robert Towne in 1934 (age 83)-- Actor Franco Nero in 1941 (age 76)-- Actor Susan Anspach in 1942 (age 75)-- Radio personality Tom Joyner in 1949 (age 68)-- Musician Bruce Hornsby in 1954 (age 63)-- Television personality Robin Roberts in 1960 (age 57) File Photo by Kevin Dietsch/U...
Rebecca Adlington joins see-through dress craze flashing bra for 'new sexy' rebrand

Rebecca Adlington joins see-through dress craze flashing bra for 'new sexy' rebrand

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INSTAGRAM / REBECCA ADLINGTONSHEER DELIGHT: Rebecca Adlington's Instagram page was a feast for the eyesThe I'm A Celebrity... Get Me Out Of Here! star is best known for scooping two gold medals during the 2008 Olympics, as well as two bronze medals four years later when London hosted the international competition.But judging by Rebecca Adlinton's Instagram, her passion for both fashion and flashing could be the next step in her career.Rebecca is currently designing her own line of swimsuits with Slazenger Sport, but has also made time to keep fans updated on her outfits outside of the pool.One particularly devilish ensemble saw the blonde beauty squeeze her curves of steel into a see-through dress, flashing her bra in the process.Writing to her 87,000 Instagram followers, the yummy mummy o...
Piers Morgan: We've ripped up the breakfast TV rule book

Piers Morgan: We've ripped up the breakfast TV rule book

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Few of us are at our best at 08:30 on a Monday morning. Piers Morgan, however, is firing on all cylinders.The live TV show he's been presenting for the last two-and-a-half hours has already involved interviewing former Attorney General Dominic Grieve about Brexit and hosting a debate about whether Jediism is a real religion.As I arrive at ITV's studios, bleary-eyed and clutching a strong coffee, he and co-host Susanna Reid are wrapping up their final interview of the morning - with singer (and former Black Eyed Pea) Fergie."This Good Morning Britain is quite funny, quite quirky, I like it," she says, just before the credits roll. She's not the first to have picked up GMB's unconventional formula. The number of viewers to ITV's breakfast show have been slowly but steadily increasing since i...
'Call Me by Your Name,' 'Good Time' and 'Get Out' lead Spirit Award nominations

'Call Me by Your Name,' 'Good Time' and 'Get Out' lead Spirit Award nominations

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Nov. 21 (UPI) --Call Me by Your Name was nominated for a leading, six Independent Spirit Awards Tuesday in West Hollywood.Good Time and Get Out earned five nods apiece, while Lady Bird and The Rider are each up for four prizes.Call Me by Your Name, Get Out, Lady Bird, The Rider and The Florida Project are competing for the title of Best Feature.The nominees for Best Male Lead are Harris Dickinson for Beach Rats; Timothée Chalamet for Call Me by Your Name; Daniel Kaluuya for Get Out; Robert Pattinson for Good Time; and James Franco for The Disaster Artist.   Shortlisted for Best Female Lead are Salma Hayek for Beatriz at Dinner; Frances McDormand for Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri; Margot Robbie for I, Tonya; Saoirse Ronan for Lady Bird; and Regina Williams for Life and Noth