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Spurned on by the news that Meghan Markle and Prince Harry plan to move out of Kensington Palace and into Frogmore Cottage in Windsor next year, these rumors range from Meghan making Kate Middleton cry during Princess Charlotte‘s bridesmaid dress fitting to Prince Harry being upset that his family was not more welcoming to his new bride. Last night a Kensington Palace spokesman said of the row claims: “This never happened.” So there.
Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson has responded to recent allegations of sexual misconduct by posting a lengthy statement online, in which he denies wrongdoing and says he welcomes an impartial investigation by the producers of his show Cosmos. Tyson’s statement also says that he “welcomes” an investigation into his behavior in these incidents.
Elton John shares a moving story about Freddie Mercury‘s final days in celebration of World AIDS Day. As John recounted the tragic events that lead to Mercury’s death, he emphasized how selfless the rock legend has always been.
Here is the complete list of movies and shows hitting Netflix this month — December 2018.
Nick Jonas and Priyanka Chopra have shared some very colorful photos from their wedding.
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One of the most special things that our relationship has given us is a merging of families who love and respect each other's faiths and cultures. And so planning our wedding with an amalgamation of both was so so amazing. An important part of the pre wedding rituals for the girl in an Indian wedding is the Mehendi. Once again we made it our own and it was an afternoon that kicked off the celebrations in the way we both dreamed. @nickjonas
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“One of the most special things that our relationship has given us is a merging of families who love and respect each other’s faiths and cultures,” the statement said. “Once again we made it our own and it was an afternoon that kicked off the celebrations in the way we both dreamed.”