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Obama will be the first guest on Letterman's new Netflix talk show

Netflix is billing the series as an "event", with new episodes following an unusual pattern and debuting once a month throughout the upcoming year. Other planned guests over the course of the series include George Clooney , Malala Yousafzai , Jay-Z, Tina Fey and Howard Stern .

Trump Goes After 'CNN Flunky' Jake Tapper After Stephen Miller Interview

Add Trump Administration as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Trump Administration news , video, and analysis from ABC News. "He owes Donald Trump , he owes Donald Trump Jr ., he owes Jared Kushner and the entire Trump family an apology if that's what he said".

David Letterman's Netflix show premieres this month with guest Barack Obama

The in-studio and outside of the studio interview series is set to be "intimate, in-depth, and far reaching", but it will be mixed in with the humor that fans have come to expect from Letterman. Subsequent episodes will be released once a month from February through June, adding up to a total of six 60-minute episodes. Netflix announced the Letterman series in August .

Alex Trebek Endures Surgery To Remove Blood Clots From His Brain

The 77-year-old host was born in Sudbury, Ont., and went on to host " Jeopardy " in 1984. He was diagnosed with a subdural hematoma and had surgery to remove it on December 16. The procedure aimed to get rid of the blood clots that had surfaced in his brain. Luckily, it doesn't seem to be as serious as it sounds, with Sony Pictures Entertainment releasing a statement saying that "he is expected to make a full and complete recovery".

Justin Timberlake Maintains A Funky Groove With New Single, "Filthy"

Watch the full music video . Justin Timberlake is giving the world a taste of what's to come from his forthcoming album Man of the Woods , with the single " Filthy ". The record will be made available for pre-order alongside the release of "Filthy." On his personal website , Timberlake posted a picture again of him in a field, however, the date on that said February 2nd which is what we assume will be his new album, "Man Of The Woods ".

Spotify faces $1.6 billion lawsuit from music publisher alleging copyright infringement

The music licensing company says it represents Tom Petty , Rage Against the Machine , Missy Elliott, Neil Young , Weezer , and the Beach Boys, among other artists. The Swedish-based streaming service was also hit with two more copyright lawsuits in July. "As a result, Spotify has built a billion dollar business on the backs of songwriters and publishers whose music Spotify is using, in many cases without obtaining and paying for the necessary licenses", Wixen said.

Longtime 'Star Wars' composer John Williams returns for 'Solo'

Williams and Woody Harrelson. Known for his work in the Star Wars franchise, Williams spoke on his involvement with the project. "He will write all the rest of the themes and all of the other material, which I'm going to be very anxious to hear".

Light snow Saturday with risky wind chills New Year's Eve

Expect the cold to remain across the area into Saturday morning. However, travel safe and allow extra time for driving across the area this holiday weekend and into early next week. Arctic air is helping to ring in the new year across Kansas. By Wednesday afternoon, we may have a shot at the freezing mark at least for some! High temperatures will only reach the middle single digits, keeping wind chills from minus 5 to minus 15 degrees through the day .

Gal Gadot, Halle Berry among Golden Globes 2018 presenters

Simmons, Sharon Stone , Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Alicia Vikander , Kerry Washington and Emma Watson are also set to present. The Hollywood Foreign Press Association nominated 70 actors - in addition to directors, writers, and composers - from myriad cinema and shows for this year's awards that highlight the best of the best.

Lorton teen charged with murder of Reston couple

Buckley Kuhn-Fricker was an elder care expert and licensed attorney, according to her company website . In the email to the principal, Kuhn-Fricker said her daughter grew so upset in recent weeks when she told her to stop seeing the boyfriend the teenager refused to eat.

NORAD Expects Santa To Arrive On Time For 2017 Christmas - Santa Tracker

Col. Harry Shoup, the director of operations, instructed his staff to check the radar for signs of Santa traveling south from the North Pole and give the children updates. Last year, more than 1,500 volunteers staffed the hotline, which received about 154,000 calls. The NORAD Tracks Santa website, www.noradsanta.org, launching December 1, features Santa's North Pole Village, which includes a holiday countdown, games, activities, and more.

Everything you need to know about Virat Kohli, Anushka Sharma's Dehli reception

Let's not forget, famous Punjabi singer Gurudas Maan too was one of the star performers at the wedding reception last night. Moreover, Prime Minister Narendra Modi also made it to Virat and Anushka's reception and the couple as well as other guests were absolutely elated to see him.

Not just nukes: North Korea reportedly trying to mount Anthrax on ICBMs

North Korea has 13 types of pathogens that can be weaponized, which includes anthrax and clostridium botulinum, according to a 2016 report by the Korean Institute for Defence Analyses. The United States also has come to the same conclusion. Nuclear attacks aren't the only thing to worry about from North Korea. The threat of an impending war with North Korea intensified after the country's state television reported last month it launched a new intercontinental ballistic missile, ...

Royal Wears Racist Brooch to Queen's Christmas Lunch with Meghan Markle

The royal, who is married to the Queen's cousin Prince Michael , was spotted wearing the item of jewellery as her auto arrived at Buckingham Palace. While I could say Pennsylvania and OH, and continue this proverbial two-step, I instead give them what they're after: 'My dad is Caucasian and my mom is African American.

Dave Chappelle to Drop Two Netflix Specials on New Year's Eve

The new specials expand Chappelle's relationship with Netflix, where his original blockbuster deal in November included three specials. 'He's fighting for me'. I looked them right in their coal-smeared faces. "I know the game now". "My parents did just well enough so that I could grow up poor around white people", Chappelle jokes in the latest trailer.

'Mamma Mia!' Sequel Trailer Teases Bigger Musical Spectacle

The opening of the trailer sees Sophie ( Amanda Seyfried ) greeting her mother's longtime friends Tanya ( Christine Baranski ) and Rosie ( Julie Walters ) on the docks of her small Greek island. Now, we get to experience the full trailer for the sequel, which provides a better idea of what the Mamma Mia! crew is up to this time around. But where, precisely, is Sophie's titular mother Donna, played by Meryl Streep? Plus: Cher! The musical (and Twitter) icon makes a delightful ...

CCTV footage shows terrorists entering Quetta's church premises

At least five people were killed and 21 injured when two suicide bombers attacked a church in Pakistan during a service Sunday, just over a week before Christmas , police said. The area has been cordoned off and an emergency situation was imposed in all hospitals across Quetta . "We had demanded the government beef up security for churches all over the country".

Prince Harry Interviews Barack Obama In New Kensington Palace Video

Twiddling a pen, Harry tells Mr Obama: "You're excited about this, I'm nervous about this, that's what's quite amusing". Today tweeted a video clip showing Harry and Mr Obama warming up ahead of the chat, with the former president joking: "Do I need a British accent?" Prince Harry also warned the former president that he would see his "serious face" if Mr Obama paused too long between his answers.

Carrie Fisher's dog perks up watching 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'

With the release of The Last Jedi , it's more like once every 20 seconds, because every single newsfeed is clogged with Star Wars items. She makes her final appearance as Leia in " The Last Jedi ". The late @carrieffisher's dog Gary just watched #TheLastJedi! Gary wasn't just excited by the film - he's in it. Carrie's brother, Todd Fisher, says that he struggled watching General Leia in one particular scene, which was extremely traumatic for the character.

Thousands of Rohingya 'killed in a month'

Rakhine State has been a focus of global media attention since August because Burmese army operations there have driven more than 620,000 members of Myanmar's Rohingya minority to flee to neighbouring Bangladesh. More than 647,000 Rohingya have fled into Bangladesh since August, MSF says. Since the Burmaese military conducted operations against the Rohingya in northern Rakhine state, the civilian government has barred most journalists, worldwide observers and humanitarian aid workers from ...

'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'

Tickets, which come with a complimentary " Star Wars " poster, cost $30 per person and 9 seats may be reserved per transaction. "I want to sit in with them and hear my first experience of this movie - to hear all the gasps, to hear the laughs, to see everybody lifting their seat for the exciting moments".

This Dallas Marathon Finish Is the Perfect Monday Motivator

Luterman, of the Dallas suburb Addison, was running the final two miles of the race with Self, a psychiatrist from NY, as part of a relay team with her elite high school, the Greenhill Academy. Marathon staff immediately helped Self into a wheelchair after her win, but she was upbeat. "In this situation, the executive race committee got together and reviewed the results and are deeming [Self] the female marathon victor.

Redding firefighter suffers broken leg while working Thomas Fire

Steve Kaufmann of the Ventura County Fire Department. Some people have already left the area under threat from Thomas after the intermittent closure of the main coastal road last week because of the flames. The Los Angeles County Fire Department had seven strike teams assigned to the Thomas fire . The blaze was 90 percent contained as of Sunday morning, and 1,964 personnel are fighting the flames.

Some flights cancelled from United Kingdom to Ireland due to snow

The 11am British Airways flight from London Heathrow to Newcastle; the 12:40pm and the 4:45pm KLM flight from Amsterdam to Newcastle. British Airways was worst affected, with 24 long-haul departures cancelled as well as dozens of short-haul flights.

Rich Swann Suspended By WWE Following Domestic Altercation Arrest

Swann stopped the vehicle in traffic, and Riggs got out. A witness told police that Swann didn't park the vehicle and that it crashed into a telephone pole. Following the incident, Swann was taken into custody by police and remains there as of today. When confronted with the physical attack on his wife, Swann denied that he touched her.

Comedian Hannibal Buress arrested on disorderly conduct charges

Explain what I'm detained for", he asks two police officers in the video. "What I am detained for?" The cops on the scene told Buress he was under arrest for "trespassing", but an MPD spokesperson and court records show he was actually booked on disorderly intoxication charges.

Dead & Company Postpone New Orleans Show

Mayer's bandmates, Grateful Dead founding members Bill Kreutzmann and Bob Weir, promised concert goers that the December 5 show will be rescheduled. John Mayer was admitted to the hospital on Tuesday (December 5) morning where it was determined that he needed to have his appendix removed.

Pamela Anderson Will Not Apologize for Alleged Victim Blaming

She said that women shouldn't have had any reservations in meeting with Weinstein since their agents likely set up the meetings. She said that women need the "ability of self-protection". The backlash from this is to be expected and more to the point it's not really surprising since so many rumors have been spread about Pamela Anderson in the past that any words she speaks now seem tainted by it.

Margot Robbie is developing a separate Harley Quinn movie

I mean, it's hard to kind of talk about it because all of this stuff is kind of like under lock and key. However, Robbie confirmed that there's a "totally separate" Harley-centric film also in the works. Yeah, there's alot going on right now. Suicide Squad 2 has been announced with writer/director Gavin O'Connor , but has no official release date.

Teenager 'goes too far' in quest to look like Angelina Jolie

It's prompted some people to worry about the extreme measures she's taken. While the jury is out as to the degree of surgery Sahar Tabar has subjected herself to, fans of the Iranian Angelina Jolie look alike say much of the " similarities " come as a result of Tabar using make up and clever prosthetics.

Naked Jennifer Lawrence Asked Kanye to 'Style' Her at Wild Kardashian Party

Khloe explains to Kim before bringing up her Paris robbery . Worried: Khloe said of Kendall , 'She's a single girl who lives alone, like, someone's already broken into her home, what if she was there?' "Somebody from her team called me up and said, 'Would you surprise Jennifer on her birthday and give her a birthday cake, like you'll be the surprise.' When I walked out with this cake, she was so excited.

Kelly Clarkson's 'Carpool Karaoke' is 10 minutes of awesome

Clarkson recently joined Corden in his latest installment of the singing segment and it didn't disappoint. However, the singer anxious that her usually shy husband would be a little awkward in the spotlight, a prediction that was hilariously proven true when Blackstock joked of the backseat date, "I feel like we're making a porn".

'Lady Bird' Just Became Rotten Tomatoes's Most Popular Film of All Time

We don't know how to put this, but Lady Bird is kind of a big deal. The 23-year-old nabbed the Best Actress gong at the Independent Filmmaker Project's 27th Annual Gotham Independent Film Awards in NY. The more positive "fresh" reviews from critics, the higher a film's Rotten Tomato rating will be. She continued, "That there has been such a warm reception is a dream come true".

Harvey Weinstein accused of violating sex trafficking laws at Cannes

But that was until Kadian Noble , an aspiring British actress, made a decision to sue both Harvey and his brother Bob, and the Weinstein Company under federal sex trafficking laws , in order to bring the movie mogul to the justice that his actions over the years, has deserved.

Former "Glee" Star Naya Rivera Arrested For Domestic Battery

Seven days before police arrested Naya Rivera for domestic battery, the former Glee actress opened up during an interview about who is the "push-over" parent in the relationship between herself and Ryan Dorsey . After arrest booking procedures she was taken to Kanawha County Magistrate Court where she was arraigned and a bond was set. Later on, she was picked up by her father-in-law.

Twitter Reacts To Legendary Actor Rance Howard's Death

He is known for his movie roles in Splash, Cocoon , Parenthood , How the Grinch Stole Christmas , Grand Theft Auto and many more. Notable non-Howard-family projects ranged from 1967's Cool Hand Luke all the way to 2013's The Lone Ranger , with stops along the way for several Joe Dante films, as well as Ed Wood and Ghosts of Mississippi .

Bucs' legends among 2018 Pro Football Hall of Fame semifinalists

Former Vikings center Matt Birk, who was among the initial list of 108 nominees this year, did not make the cut in his first year of eligibility. Former Jaguars left tackle Tony Boselli and Jacksonville natives LeRoy Butler and Brian Dawkins were named Tuesday night as three of the 27 semifinalists for the Pro Football Hall of Fame's Class of 2018.

Harrison Ford a Car Accident Hero

Ford pulled over, along with other drivers, and rushed to her aide until the paramedics arrived. Photos of Ford talking to first responders at the scene began surfacing online. But this time it wasn't a plane, and he was apparently just a witness to the accident. In September, Ford helped direct traffic in New York City after a crash caused major traffic jams near the Midtown Tunnel.

SC women's hoops coach: No White House invite

Trump celebrated the Collegiate National Champions of 2016 and 2017 at the White House on Friday. SC won the 2017 Women's NCAA Tournament, but isn't going to the White House. President Donald Trump hosted NCAA national championship teams on Friday, but the Gamecocks opted out. The Cubs also had the larger and more traditional visit with President Barack Obama in January, four days before the Trump inauguration.

Country music legend dead: Mel Tillis dies at 85 following health battle

Lonnie Melvin Tillis was born in Tampa, Fla. on August 8, 1932. Through the late '50s and '60s, Tillis balanced his career as a then-minor hitmaker in his own right with bigger songwriting successes for other artists, including Kenny Rogers and the First Edition's " Ruby, Don't Take Your Love to Town " and Bobby Bare's " Detroit City ".

David Cassidy on life support with multiple organ failure

Cassidy, aged 67, is "now conscious" and "surrounded by family", a representative said. David Cassidy performs his final touring concert at B.B. King Blues Club & Grill, March 4, 2017 in New York City. The actor is best known for his role as Kevin Partridge in the 1970s musical sitcom The Partridge Family , causing him to become a popular teen idol and pop singer.

Charles Manson Reportedly Hospitalized In Bakersfield

In the late 1960s, Manson was the leader of a cult, "The Family", with about 100 members in the San Fernando Valley of California. As the head of the Manson Family, Manson brainwashed his followers with visions of "Helter Skelter", an apocalyptic race war that he believed was imminent, based on his interpretation of the Bible and lyrics on The Beatles' White Album.

Taylor Swift's 'Reputation' Sells 717000 Copies in USA on its First Day

Taylor Swift continues to embrace the whole snake thing as part of her New Taylor ™ brand. This newscaster's reputation certainly won't suffer after getting approval from Taylor Swift herself. Sadly, Swift, did not guest star in any skits during November 11th's " Saturday Night Live ", but she did share a amusing moment with " SNL " host Tiffany Haddish before taking the stage.

Atom, Enchantress, And The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Join Injustice 2

For all we know, that partnership is what led to this unexpected development for Injustice 2 . Leo, Michelangelo, Raphael and Donatello will be suiting up (shelling up?) to fight the likes of Superman, Batman and more. Regardless of your level of hype, it's a neat little fan tribute to the left field move made for Injustice 2 . Fans are rightfully excited for the new additions to the game, but there are also plenty of people disappointed that Rorschach, Spawn, and Beast Boy weren't added ...

Vehicle hit pedestrians near Toulouse - Three injured

One of those three students is said to be in critical condition. The BFM news channel said the man was known to police for previous non-terror crimes and officers were checking reports he suffered from major psychological problems. The injured students were taken to a hospital in Toulouse. The suspect tried to flee the scene but police stopped him. The injured were Chinese students, including two who were seriously hurt in the incident.

Louis CK Exposed - FIVE Women Come Forward With Accusations Of Sexual Misconduct!

As soon as they sat down, the women said, Louis C.K. asked if he could take his penis out of his trousers. "He proceeded to take all of his clothes off, and get completely naked, and started masturbating", Goodman said. The women's allegations called into question whether C.K.'s comedic schtick - he's known for his candor about his sexual hang-ups and his frequent talk about masturbation in his act - has served as a longtime cover for real misconduct.

Kevin Spacey to be edited out of finished movie

He took over Spacey's role as J. Paul Getty , the industrialist who was named by the the richest living American in1966 by the Guinness Book of World Records . The film was slotted to be shown at AFI Fest in Los Angeles but was pulled Tuesday because of the accusations against Spacey, which continues to mount.

Jennifer Aniston and Reese Witherspoon To Headline New Apple Original Series

Brian Stelter's book Top of the Morning: Inside the Cutthroat World of Morning TV will provide additional background for the original show. The order is for two seasons, 20 episodes, of the scripted drama. Jay Carson ( House of Cards ) will serve as head writer and showrunner. This will mark Aniston's first return to a regular series role since " Friends " signed off on NBC back in 2004.

'House of Cards' crew accuses Kevin Spacey of sexual harassment, assault

But that isn't why Talese wants to profile Spacey, who is now facing mounting sexual harassment allegations from various men claiming that they were sexually harassed by the actor, some when they were as young as 14. He said in a statement: 'But if I did behave as he describes, I owe him the sincerest apology for what would have been deeply inappropriate drunken behavior'.

Iran says resignation of Lebanese PM will create tension in region

There is "no danger to the economy or pound", Khalil said. He is yet to return to Lebanon. "The evil that Iran spreads in the region will backfire on it", he said Saturday. Speaking from the Saudi capital Riyadh, Hariri cited Iran's "grip" on the country and threats to his life. Hariri is Lebanon's most influential Sunni politician.