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Mariah Carey makes live performance comeback after New Year's disaster

Clad in a low-cut red, floor-length gown for her first public performance since the incident, Carey, 47, was joined by the recording's featured artist, rapper YG, 26, shirtless and sockless in a white suit and white sneakers. Mariah and her manager Stella Bulochnikov later explained her in-ear monitors were not working and when the singer removed them, she couldn't hear her music over the din of the crowd.

Venezuelan Vice President Calls US Sanctions 'Vile Aggression'

Companies in the USA will be unable to do business with Aissami under the new sanctions, according to a release from the Treasury Department, and his frontman Samark Lopez Bello. Officials said they had frozen assets worth tens of millions of dollars, including a private jet and what appeared to be several luxury condos in Miami controlled by Lopez Bello.

Netflix's trippy mystery show 'The OA' is coming back for another season

The series centers on Prairie Johnson, a missing blind girl, who returns to the community she grew up in with her sight restored. The news arrives less than two months after The OA's first season hit Netflix, with nearly no advance hype.

Zabaleta backs Aguero, says striker used to fighting for spot in team

For now, however, Aguero might have to wait for his opportunity after another highly effective by 19-year-old Jesus. He said : "No, no, I don't want to leave". He is going to play a lot of games with Gabriel and without Gabriel. "When you see [Kevin] De Bruyne, [David] Silva, Jesus, Sane, and Raheem playing well, you realise we have a great squad with some young players".

Lady Gaga's Flawless Natural Waves & Glossy Lip At Super Bowl Press Conference

While taking a zipline down to the field like an even more glorious Shawn Michaels might not be in play, the superstar should be able to put together one hell of a playlist for her 15-20 minute set. Aware that many have seen variations of halftime shows before, Gaga is taking on the challenge of jumping on that "big world stage" to bring the world a new experience.

Trump pick for education secreatary squeaks through committee, may face Senate fight

In the hearing earlier this month, DeVos agreed that Trump described sexual assault in a leaked hot mic video from a 2005 entertainment show and turned a discussion of guns in schools turned on grizzly bears. "Let's give her a little bit of credit". I know she will work tirelessly to improve the future of every child, especially those who have been stuck too long in failing schools.

Oscar-nominated Emmanuelle Riva dies in Paris, age 89

The Polish director Krzysztof Kieslowski used her as Juliette Binoche's mother in his Three Colours: Blue (1993). The actress also enjoyed an extensive theatre career, and in 2014, she returned to the Paris stage performing in Savannah Bay at the Theatre de l'Atelier.

Trump to Speak With Several World Leaders Saturday

However, earlier in January, Trump said that he would consider lifting restrictions if Moscow cooperates with Washington on certain issues, such as nuclear arms reduction. "I don't know whether it is true", said Dmitry Peskov , the press Secretary of the Russian President to journalists. "DC sources say that, an executive order to lift Russian sanctions has already ready in Trump's administration", Pottier writes, recalling that talks between Moscow , Berlin and Washington are ...

Philippines to use interpreter in Miss Universe

For her national costume, Medina wore an ensemble inspired by the traditional vinta boat. It was indeed a night of beauty, glitter, and glamor as the 86 candidates of the 65th Miss Universe pageant put their best stilettos forward at Thursday night's Preliminary Competition.

Being Beautiful: What would Mary Tyler Moore say?

The landscape of television began to change in 1970; that change, spearheaded by the first episode of "The Mary Tyler Moore Show", would make itself felt throughout not only television, but all media in the years to come. The eulogy starts, and, hearing the absurdity of one Chuckles character name and catchphrase after another, Mary, of course, is the one who can't contain herself.

Tennis player who escaped abusive father reaches Australian Open semi-finals

Lucic-Baroni, who turns 35 in March, made the last four at Wimbledon in 1999 but has spent the intervening years losing in the early rounds of major tournaments or skipping them completely. The Czech reached last year's US Open final and won the Brisbane International earlier this month, leading more than a few to pick the 24-year-old as the Australian Open victor.

'The Last Jedi' confirmed as title for 'Star Wars: Episode VIII'

As with any tiny kernel of new Star Wars information, this title has kicked up more questions than it answers. Skywalker went into hiding after the murders, leading to the search for him that made up most of Awakens . The eighth Star Wars film, otherwise known as Star Wars: Episode VIII, follows 2015's successful The Force Awakens , the first of a new sequel trilogy.

Alec Baldwin to host 'Saturday Night Live' for record 17th time

February's appearance will actually be Baldwin's first time hosting the show since 2011, that's when he surpassed Steve Martin as the person who has hosted the show the most times. We're sure President Trump is just thrilled right now. It looks as though that won't be happening, so brace yourself for a Trump-filled episode, just in time for Valentine's Day.

Grammys: Adele to perform

Adele will be performing a song from her latest album, 25. Beyonce's Lemonade earned nine GRAMMY nominations, and was recognized across six different fields of categories - pop, rap, R&B, rock, music video/film and general - making her the most diverse nominee this year .

Nick Viall Has Some Explaining to Do on Monday's "The Bachelor"

But there might be hope when it comes to one girl. Being a part of this kind of special experience might make pretending to want to marry Nick Viall on national TV worth it. Josephine, meanwhile, might as well be on another planet. Her fellow contestants told her not to get fixated on this - after all, there are about a dozen other women seeking his attention.

Kardashian West robbery: First suspect under formal investigation

The prosecutor's office said a ring worth an estimated 4 million euros ($4.5 million) and a jewelry box with contents worth about 5 million euros ($5.6 million) were stolen. The arrests and indictments are the culmination of a three-month long investigation after Kardashian West was tied up and left in the bathroom of her rented luxury apartment at the No Name Hotel on October 3 as masked robbers stole more than $10 million worth of jewelry.

Blizzards, ice storms wreak havoc across northern Plains

The National Weather Service's blizzard warning for western and central North Dakota expired Monday afternoon, but the agency warned snow drifts still blocked some roads. The Traverse City Record Eagle reported that customers of several utilities were without power late Monday afternoon in northern MI. Consumers Energy spokesman Brian Wheeler told WOOD-TV that more than 20,000 customers in the state were without power Monday evening.

Mormon Tabernacle Choir to perform at Donald Trump's inauguration ceremony

Epshteyn said that the Mormon Tabernacle Choir will be performing at the swearing-in ceremony. President George H.W. Bush called the choir "a national treasure" during his swearing-in ceremony in front of the Capitol in 1989. Evancho became a reality TV star at age 10 as a contestant on " America's Got Talent ". According to the Utah Colleges Exit Poll, which surveyed thousands of voters in the Beehive State, Trump managed to win support from fewer than 45 percent of Mormon voters - ...

Canada and US Announcement on Arctic Oil Drilling is a Win

What makes Tuesday's announcement on the ban on drilling different from other executive actions is that it is grounded in the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act of 1953, which says that the president has the right reserve some offshore areas and keep them off the market.

Petty not pretty, but mostly solid with 'moxie' in Jets win

He was sacked six times, all in the first half. "The first half was probably about as ugly as I could play", he said. "I just think the Jets came out and played a little harder in the second half". Powell will be the second banana again soon enough and that likely won't change for the rest of the time he spends with the Jets. The play "took a lot of guts on his part", Bowles said.

'La La Land' duo Emma Stone, Ryan Gosling cement mark in Hollywood

Later, after Hannah passes the bar and Richard's promised proposition turns out to be an invitation to join his firm rather than to marry him, Hannah strides into the bar, plants one on Jacob and makes it clear in no uncertain terms that she's ready to go home with him.

The Next Step! A 'Fifty Shades Darker' Trailer

It sounds, as expected, highly polished and can still be filed next to Katy Perry and Justin Bieber. Here's a snippet of the " I Don't Wanna Live Forever " Lyrics.

Meghan Markle declares love for Prince Harry with personalised necklace

However, instead of flying from Barbados to the United Kingdom, he made a stop in Canada to spend a few precious hours with his new lady love. Draped in a blush coat over a black sweater and trousers, the actress tried to stay incognito in a pair of sunglasses, but her wide grin assured the crowd that she was in high spirits.

Russian Federation hopes Syria's Aleppo situation can be resolved by end of 2016

The Syrian government offensive to recapture rebel-held Aleppo sparked global alarm on Tuesday, with the United Nations saying almost 16,000 people had fled the assault and more could follow. Images published by the Civil Defense showed bodies strewn on a debris-filled road in an attack they It blamed on government forces. Many are reported to have fled to safer ground in areas under government or Kurdish control.

Ukraine warns Russian Federation of rocket tests near Crimea

Ukraine said the missiles would not enter Crimean airspace, sidestepping a potential confrontation with Russian Federation. The Russian Black Sea Fleet occupied positions along the western Crimean coastline to defend regional airspace in the course of Ukraine's planned two-day missile launches, a uniformed services source in Crimea told RIA Novosti .