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Look: CL, 2NE1 appear in ‘In the Name of Love’ teaser

Look: CL, 2NE1 appear in ‘In the Name of Love’ teaser

Entertainment
Dec. 2 (UPI) -- South Korean singer CL is teasing her new music. The 28-year-old K-pop star, born Lee Chae-rin, shared a preview of "In the Name of Love" featuring photos with her former 2NE1 band mates. CL came to fame with 2NE1, which disbanded in 2016. The teaser shows photos from throughout CL's career, including pictures with 2NE1 alums Park Bom, Sandara Park and Minzy. CL will release "In the Name of Love" on Wednesday. She previously released a snippet of the song last week.[embedded content] Star News said last week that "In the Name of Love" will appear in an EP of the same name. The EP will feature six songs, which will be released in pairs over the course of three weeks, beginning Wednesday. CL left 2NE1's agency, YG Entertainment, in November. Her most recent solo single, "L...
Lady Gaga: ‘We mapped out Oscars performance to look like love’

Lady Gaga: ‘We mapped out Oscars performance to look like love’

Entertainment
Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper's Oscars performance earlier in the year set plenty of rumours in motion, after they sang an emotional version of Shallow from their hit film A Star Is Born. The singer has now put those romance rumours to bed, saying that the performance was "orchestrated" to look like the pair were in love. She made the revelation in Elle Magazine during an interview with US talk show host and guest interviewer Oprah Winfrey, saying: "Quite frankly, I think the press is very silly. Image: Gaga said the pair orchestrated the song to look like they were in love "I mean, we made a love story."For me, as a performer and as an actress, of course we wanted people to believe that we were in love. And we wanted people to feel th...
Anne Hathaway lost equilibrium with bipolar role for ‘Modern Love’

Anne Hathaway lost equilibrium with bipolar role for ‘Modern Love’

Entertainment
NEW YORK, Oct. 18 (UPI) -- Oscar-winner Anne Hathaway said playing a bipolar lawyer in Amazon's anthology series Modern Love was one of the most difficult experiences of her career. Written and directed by John Carney (Once, Sing Street,) the show is based on an iconic New York Times column written by different people each week. It begins streaming Friday. Hathaway's episode casts her as Lexi, a brilliant, vivacious lawyer who has spent most of her life hiding her condition. Lexi meets handsome, sweet Jeff (Gary Carr) in a grocery store when she is at her lovable best, but the date they arrange for later in the week finds her in the deepest of depressions. Her chronic absences at work also are putting her job in jeopardy. "I wasn't fully prepared for what it was going to take to represen...
Wasps: If you can’t love them, at least admire them

Wasps: If you can’t love them, at least admire them

Science
Want to know the best way to kill a cockroach?Well, first inject some powerful neurotoxins directly into its brain. This will make the bug compliant; it won't try to fly away and will bend to your will.Second, slice off one of its antennae and drink the goo that comes out. For snack purposes, you understand.And then lead it off to your lair by the stump, like a dog on a leash. You're going to bury this zombie in a hole in the ground.But just before you close up the tomb, lay an egg on the bug. Your progeny can have the joy of eating it alive.Dr Gavin Broad relishes these stories about how wasps will parasitise other critters. He's the principal curator in charge of insect collections at London's...
Love Island star loses sight in eye after champagne cork accident

Love Island star loses sight in eye after champagne cork accident

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A Love Island star has revealed he has lost sight in one eye after a "really unfortunate accident" involving a champagne cork.Theo Campbell, who appeared on the 2017 series of the ITV2 dating show, said his right eye "got split in half" after he was reportedly struck by the cork while on holiday in Ibiza. The 28-year-old posted a selfie on Instagram showing his heavily bandaged eye, alongside his girlfriend, fellow former Love Island contestant Kaz Crossley. "Thanks for all the messages and support I've got over the last couple days they're all very much appreciated," he wrote."So yeah, basically, two eye surgeries later after a really unfortunate accident, I've lost all vision in my right eye as it got split in half - who would have thought a champagne cork would be the end of me? ...