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Robin Thicke Shares Throwback With Late Dad Alan Thicke
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Robin Thicke Shares Throwback With Late Dad Alan Thicke

Robin Thicke remembered his father, Alan Thicke, nearly six years after his death. The Masked Singer panelist took to Instagram earlier this week to pay homage to his late dad with an old throwback photo of the father-son duo lounging on a boat. In the pic, Robin wore a backward hat while reaching to put a hand on his dad's shoulder as they sat in a boat on the water. Alan, sporting bathing suit bottoms and retro sunglasses, looked off into the distance in this sweet throwback pic. "Missing my Pops today!" Robin captioned the heartfelt post, calling his dad "Mr cool." Alan tragically passed away in December 2016 after what was determined as a "ruptured aorta" and a "standard type A aortic dissection," according to the death certificate shared with People. Alan—a legendary Canadian actor...
Celebrity Tributes Pour in After Irene Cara’s Death
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Celebrity Tributes Pour in After Irene Cara’s Death

After the news of award-winning singer, songwriter, and actress Irene Cara's death, fellow musicians and beloved Hollywood talent have made tributes to the late star on social media. The Oscar and Grammy winner passed away in her Florida home at age 63, and her cause of death was not immediately known, according to an official statement from Cara's publicist, Judith A. Moose. Beside the official statement, Moose tweeted a personal message, "This is the absolute worst part of being a publicist. I can't believe I've had to write this, let alone release the news. Please share your thoughts and memories of Irene. I'll be reading each and every one of them and know she'll be smiling from Heaven. She adored her fans."After Moose shared the sad news, several celebrities also shared statements ...
Ben Platt Shares Dreamy Photos From Noah Galvin Engagement
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Ben Platt Shares Dreamy Photos From Noah Galvin Engagement

Ben Platt and Noah Galvin are engaged! The Dear Evan Hansen alums decided to make their love a forever promise with a dreamy proposal that ended in a resounding "yes." The pair announced the news via Instagram on Friday, Nov. 25, with Platt, 29, sharing a series of snaps from the romantic moment, as well as a close-up of his fiancé's new ring. "He agreed to hang out forever 💕" the Pitch Perfect alum captioned the post, which also featured the couple smiling for their first photos as husbands-to-be. Galvin, 28, also shared the same snaps to his own Instagram page, along with an additional selfie to show off his brand new bling. "I said yeehaw and then cried for like 7 hours" he wrote in his caption. Tons of followers and fellow celebrities gushed over the exciting news in the comments, i...
Todd and Julie Chrisley Sentenced for Tax Evasion, Bank Fraud
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Todd and Julie Chrisley Sentenced for Tax Evasion, Bank Fraud

Todd and Julie Chrisley have officially been sentenced.The couple–best known for the USA Network reality TV series Chrisley Knows Best–was found guilty of tax evasion and bank fraud back in June of this year, and today, the duo learned that they would be spending a combined 19 years behind bars. Todd, 53, was sentenced to 12 years in federal prison, followed by three years of supervised release. While his wife Julie, 49, received seven years in prison followed by three years of supervised release, according to the U.S. attorney's office. “Over the course of a decade, the defendants defrauded banks out of tens of millions of dollars while evading payment of their federal income taxes,” U.S. Attorney Ryan K. Buchanan stated in the release. Buchanan continued: “Their lengthy sentences refl...
Backstreet Boys Honor Aaron Carter in Emotional Tribute During Concert
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Backstreet Boys Honor Aaron Carter in Emotional Tribute During Concert

The Backstreet Boys paid a special tribute to Nick Carter's brother, Aaron Carter, during their concert at the O2 arena on Nov. 6.The band paused midway through the show to honor Aaron, who passed away on Saturday, Nov. 5 in his California home. He was only 34.The emotional tribute began during the song "No Place" as pictures of the band's family members appeared on the screen behind them. Nearing the end of the song, the screen went black and showed photos of Nick and Aaron, ending with an image of Aaron with text that read: “Aaron Carter 1987-2022.”“Thank you so much, London,” Kevin Richardson said. “That was our latest and very last single off of the ‘DNA’ album. And that song is very special to us because that song is about family. And everybody in here, we all grew up together."“We...
Dolly Parton Shares Sentimental Memory of First ‘Hannah Montana’ Appearance
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Dolly Parton Shares Sentimental Memory of First ‘Hannah Montana’ Appearance

Dolly Parton shared a sweet statement about her role as Aunt Dolly on the Disney Channel original Hannah Montana.The singer shared an adorable photo of her with Miley Cyrus from her first appearance on the show–which occurred in Season 1, episode 16, titled "Good Golly, Miss Dolly," according to IMDB. In the old photo, Parton, now 76, and Cyrus, now 29, smiled wide as they embraced each other for a loving hug while sitting on a couch from the show's set. "Wow! 16 years since my first appearance on Hannah Montana with my sweet @mileycyrus. ♥️ Time flies! #tbt," she captioned the post. Many fans took a moment to reminisce with the singer in the comments. One fan excitedly exclaimed: "STOP IT RIGHT NOW."Another fan mentioned that the show is actually what led them to discover Parton, writi...
Singer R. Kelly, Already Behind Bars, Ordered to Pay Victims
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Singer R. Kelly, Already Behind Bars, Ordered to Pay Victims

NEW YORK (Reuters) - R. Kelly, the multiplatinum R&B singer convicted twice this year of sex crimes, will be required to pay at least $300,000 in restitution to some of his victims, a federal judge said on Wednesday.The money will compensate two women, known as Jane and Stephanie, for the costs of therapy and herpes treatment, U.S. District Judge Ann Donnelly said at a hearing in Brooklyn.That figure is likely to rise after prosecutors recalculate the cost of medication for Stephanie.Donnelly denied prosecutors' requests to compensate Jane for lost income, and provide any compensation to a third victim known as Sonja.Kelly attended the hearing via Zoom from a federal prison in Chicago.Donnelly sentenced Kelly in June to 30 years in prison, after a jury convicted him of racketeering ...
Factbox-Windsor Castle, Queen Elizabeth’s Home and Now Final Resting Place
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Factbox-Windsor Castle, Queen Elizabeth’s Home and Now Final Resting Place

LONDON (Reuters) - Queen Elizabeth will be buried alongside her husband Prince Philip in a small chapel in the grounds of Windsor Castle in a private ceremony after her state funeral on Monday.Her parents were also laid to rest in St. George's Chapel.Elizabeth's funeral will be held at Westminster Abbey, before the coffin is driven to Windsor Castle, just west of London.* Windsor Castle is the resting place of more than a dozen English and British kings and queens. Most are buried in St. George's Chapel, including Henry VIII, who died in 1547, and Charles I, who was beheaded in 1649.* Founded by William the Conqueror in the 11th Century, it is the oldest and largest occupied castle in the world, according to the Royal Collection Trust website. It has been the home of 40 monarchs, includ...
‘Dearest Grannie’, We Miss You
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‘Dearest Grannie’, We Miss You

LONDON (Reuters) - Princesses Beatrice and Eugenie issued a tribute to their "dearest grannie" on Saturday, saying how much they missed the late Queen Elizabeth and had thought she would be around forever."We've not been able to put much into words since you left us all," said the two princesses, the daughters of Prince Andrew, the queen's second son and Duke of York."There have been tears and laughter, silences and chatter, hugs and loneliness, and a collective loss for you, our beloved queen and our beloved grannie."Beatrice, 34, and Eugenie, 32, will join their cousins later on Saturday for a vigil by the coffin of Elizabeth at Westminster Hall where the body of the late monarch is now lying in state.Eugenie was seen wiping away tears when she appeared in the days immediately after h...