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  1. Sequestered jury from outside area to decide Bill Cosby caseRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | O-R Online

    Bill Cosby arrives for a pretrial hearing in his sexual assault case at Montgomery County Courthouse Monday in Norristown, Pa.

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  2. A Judge Has Rejected a Request to Move Bill Cosby's Trial, But Will Bring in Outside JuryRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Time

    A sequestered jury from an outside county will decide the sexual assault case against Bill Cosby, a suburban Philadelphia judge ruled Monday, rejecting a defense request to move the trial itself because of worldwide media reports that the actor's lawyers say brand him a "serial rapist." Montgomery County Judge Steven O'Neill will oversee a June 5 trial over charges that Cosby drugged and molested a former Temple University employee in 2004.

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  3. Matt LeBlanc defies abuse from 'armchair quarterbacks' over Top GearRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Belfast Telegraph

    Matt LeBlanc has urged viewers to give the new series of Top Gear a chance after previous criticism from "armchair quarterbacks". Matt LeBlanc has urged viewers to give the new series of Top Gear a chance after previous criticism from "armchair quarterbacks".

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  4. Queen of the Jungle Scarlett Moffatt bags her own Saturday Night Live-style TV showRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Metro

    So far she's conquered the Jungle and Saturday night TV - and now Scarlett Moffatt could be dominating our screens on Friday nights after bagging her own telly show. The British Comedy Guide website says Scarlett could be getting heavily involved in the improv show from the get-go.

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  5. Glenn Dyer's TV ratingsRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Crikey

    Seven won a close night again in the metros, and did well in the demos. Ten was pushed back to a close-ish 4th behind the ABC for a second night in a row, but will move back to third tonight.

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  6. Stephanie Grace: In this year's Carnival satire, Trump trumps allRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Advocate

    A man in a baby Trump suit with a bib that expresses 'I Love Being King,' dances for the crowd as the Krewe du Vieux parades through the Faubourg Marigny Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017, to the theme, 'The Crass Menagerie.' Cartoonist Bunny Matthews was the king of the parade, known for its wild satire, adult themes, and political comedy.

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  7. Sean Spicer: Portrait Of A Man On TiltRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Switched

    Whenever cable news broadcasts the regular White House press briefings these days, there's a moment you're likely to catch if you're able to maintain interest in the proceedings. Sean Spicer will get animated - shoutish and emotional - and begin to weave away from whatever the message of the day might be.

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  8. TV Talk - Two new Louis C.K. specials coming to NetflixRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Gazette

    ... newest member of the Netflix family, all signed within the past 12 months. "Louis has been one of the most innovative comedy voices in this new era of stand up. He has also been a thought leader in the business of comedy. We have marveled at his ...

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  9. Will Modern Family Get Renewed For Season 9? Here's What Is HappeningRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Cinema Blend News

    Audiences looking for network TV's best comedy block know that Wednesday nights on ABC are as dependable as primetime slots get, and they have been for years. Part of that popular opinion was set in motion by the long-running Modern Family , a show that can seemingly boast as many awards as it has cast members.

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  10. Rob Riggle to Topline ABC Single Dad ComedyRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Hollywood Reporter

    The actor is set to star in the network's untitled single-dad comedy from Telenovela writing duo Dannah Phirman and Danielle Schneider, The Hollywood Reporter has learned. The multicamera effort centers on an intellectual but emotionally challenged single dad who moves to Queens with his two young daughters and forms an unlikely family with the other residents in their apartment building.

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  11. Annie Mumolo To Star In 'Amy's Brother' Fox Comedy...Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Deadline

    Actress-writer Annie Mumolo has been tapped as the female lead in Amy's Brother , Fox 's single-camera comedy produced by the husband-and-wife duo of Melissa McCarthy and Ben Falcone and Warner Bros TV. The project reunites Bridesmaid s co-writer Mumolo with McCarthy, who got her big break in the movie, and her husband Falcone, who also has a part in it.

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  12. 'Magic Mike Live' reveals cast at The Hard Rock Hotel Las VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... Hall and performed for companies including Reebok and Oakley. Lyndsay has been writing, performing and directing comedy for more than 10 years. An alumnus of Second City National Touring Company, she has performed improv and sketch comedy all over ...

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  13. Bill Gates talks big mysteries, 'SNL' and disguises in Reddit AMARead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | CTV

    Co-Chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Bill Gates speaks during a plenary session at the 47th annual meeting of the World Economic Forum, WEF, in Davos, Switzerland, Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017. Microsoft founder and billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates joined Reddit users for an "Ask Me Anything" session on Monday, in which he spoke about social isolation, philanthropy, "Saturday Night Live" and the scientific question that puzzles him the most.

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  14. QI star Alan Davies doesn't let his children watch television...Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    TV has made Alan Davies a household name but the comedian is determined to keep his children from watching the box. And despite being a star of educational quiz show QI , the 50-year-old reckons exposure to screens could damage their young brains.

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  15. Comedians Bring the Laughs to Carolines on Broadway in MarchRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    Carolines on Broadway , New York City's premier comedy venue, presents its talented line-up for the month of March, highlighted by headliners Erik Griffin , from Comedy Central's Workaholics,March 2 - 5; Gilbert Gottfried , from the film The Aristocrats, one night only,March 9; Vir Das , from his live stand-up show "Unbelievablish," March 10 - 12; Christopher Titus , headlining his "Born with a Defect Tour," March 16 - 18; Nikki Glaser , from her Comedy Central stand-up special "Perfect," March 23 - 26; and Big Jay Oakerson , host of SiriusXM Radio's The Bonfire, March 29 and 30. Carolines on Broadway will also present a very special event, Bad Parent with Alec Baldwin , which explores the ups and downs of parenthood with a variety of comics telling personal stories from the home front, on March 23. Themed shows taking place at Carolines on Broadway in March are the ninth annual ... (more)

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  16. And the Winner Isn't: Oscars Put Up Historically Low RatingsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Advertising Age

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  17. Kathy Hilton calls the sex of Jennifer Aniston's babyRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    'Jennifer Aniston looks so beautiful tonight I am telling you she is having a baby girl. 100/ percent!!!!!!!!!!!' Paris and Nicky Hilton's mother wrote in the left-field post, followed by a stream of happy and flowery emojis.

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  18. A peek at off-camera happenings at the Academy AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Republic

    While the whole of Oscar night was eclipsed by the unprecedented best-picture flub at the show's conclusion, the Academy Awards is a starry celebration onscreen and off. For every memorable moment during the telecast, countless others occur away from the camera's eye in the wings of the Dolby Theatre stage.

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  19. Jury from outside the area to decide Bill Cosby's suburban Philadelphia trialRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Boston.com

    NORRISTOWN, Pa. - A sequestered jury from another county will decide the sexual assault case against Bill Cosby, a judge in suburban Philadelphia ruled Monday, rejecting a defense request to move the trial because of worldwide media reports that the actor's lawyers say brand him as a ''serial rapist.'

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  20. Sequestered jury from outside area to decide Bill Cosby caseRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | WTNH

    A sequestered jury from an outside county will decide the sexual assault case against Bill Cosby , a suburban Philadelphia judge ruled Monday, rejecting a defense request to move the trial itself because of worldwide media reports that the actor's lawyers say brand him a "serial rapist." Montgomery County Judge Steven O'Neill will oversee a June 5 trial over charges that Cosby drugged and molested a former Temple University employee in 2004.

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