Check out Mini-WeSmirch for simple mobiles or WeSmirch Mobile for modern smartphones.
8:30 PM ET, May 14, 2024

WeSmirch

 Top News: 
Kate Taylor / Business Insider:
‘All That’ star Lori Beth Denberg says Nickelodeon's Dan Schneider showed her porn, initiated phone sex, and lashed out on set  —  Lori Beth Denberg remembers Dan Schneider calling her into his office and telling her to shut the door.  —  It was 1995, around Denberg's 19th birthday …
TMZ.com:
Rory McIlroy Files For Divorce  —  EXCLUSIVE  —  Rory McIlroy and his wife, Erica, are headed to Splitsville ... TMZ Sports has learned the PGA Tour star just filed for divorce.  —  Court records show the 35-year-old golfer submitted the documents in Florida on Monday ... some seven years after the couple first tied the knot.
RELATED:
Mike Vulpo / Us Weekly:
Relive Rory McIlroy and Erica Stoll's Star-Studded Wedding Before Their Divorce
Nolan Feeney / Nylon:
Zayn Malik On Raising Daughter Khai & Revisiting One Direction: 'I'm Growing Up'  —  Zayn Malik looks, for a change, happy to be here.  “Here” being the lofted dressing room of a photo studio, next to a table with a few empty immunity-shot bottles and a cheese plate, gamely participating in an interview before a shoot.
Joe Otterson / Variety:
‘Legally Blonde’ Prequel Series About Elle Woods' High School Years Ordered at Amazon  —  A “Legally Blonde” prequel about the high school years of Elle Woods has been ordered to series at Amazon Prime Video.  —  The series was reported to be in development at Prime Video in April.
RELATED:
Just Jared:
‘Legally Blonde’ Prequel Series ‘Elle’ Ordered at Prime Video: Synopsis & Reese Witherspoon's Role Revealed!  —  A Legally Blonde prequel series has been ordered to series at Amazon.  The news was first rumored last month.  —  The show will be titled Elle, and Reese Witherspoon …
People:
Taylor Kinney Is Married!  Chicago Fire Star Marries Model Ashley Cruger After 2 Years Dating (Exclusive)  —  The couple have been together since 2022  —  Taylor Kinney is married!  —  The Chicago Fire actor, 42, married model Ashley Cruger on April 30 “in a small, private ceremony in Chicago …
Katie Razzall / BBC:
King Charles: First official portrait since coronation is unveiled, painted by Jonathan Yeo  —  The first official painted portrait of King Charles III since his coronation has been unveiled at Buckingham Palace.  —  The vast oil on canvas shows a larger-than-life King Charles in the uniform of the Welsh Guards.
RELATED:
Danielle Stacey / HELLO!:
King Charles reacts as he unveils his first official portrait since coronation
Katie Kilkenny / The Hollywood Reporter:
‘9-1-1’ Crew Member Dies In Car Accident Following 14-Hour Overnight Shift  —  Rico Priem, a grip for the Fox procedural, was leaving a Pomona set for the show when the crash occurred. … Rico Priem, a grip for the Fox procedural and a member of the crew union IATSE Local 80 …
RELATED:
Kimberlee Speakman / People:
Moms of Resigned Miss USA and Miss Teen USA Speak Out: They Were ‘Abused, Bullied and Cornered’  —  “The job of their dreams turned out to be a nightmare,” the mom of former Miss Teen USA 2023 UmaSofia Srivastava shared  —  The mothers of former Miss USA 2023 Noelia Voigt …
People:
Maria Bello Marries Longtime Partner Dominique Crenn in ‘Bohemian, Chic’ Mexico Wedding (Exclusive)  —  The actress and the Michelin-starred chef tied the knot on May 12 surrounded by 140 guests including Patricia Arquette, Mariska Hargitay and Gavin Rossdale  —  Maria Bello and longtime partner Dominique Crenn have made it official!
Discussion: Daily Mail, Just Jared and Extra
Cara O'Bleness / Sports Illustrated:
Meet Your Cover Model: Gayle King  —  The three-time Emmy Award-winning journalist was photographed in Mexico for the 2024 SI Swimsuit Issue.  —  Gayle King is proof that we should always strive to reach for what we deem to be impossible.  —  “I never in a million years thought …
Jon Blistein / Rolling Stone:
DJ Akademiks Sued for Rape and Defamation  —  Fauziya Abashe claims she was assaulted multiple times at the internet personality's home, first by two men who drugged her, and then by Akademiks himself  —  DJ Akademiks is facing a new lawsuit accusing him of rape, sexual assault, and defamation.
Discussion: Vibe, Stereogum, UPROXX and The Daily Beast
Hope Sloop / Entertainment Tonight:
John Krasinski and Steve Carell on If They'll Appear in ‘The Office’ Spinoff (Exclusive)  —  The actors shared their takes on the new Peacock show.  —  John Krasinski is not ruling out the potential to reprise his role as Jim Halpert from The Office in the recently announced spin-off.
Daily Mail:
Below Deck Mediterranean's captain Sandy Yawn, 59, marries partner Leah Shafer, 50, and thanks her for taking her name  —  Below Deck Mediterranean's captain Sandy Yawn has married for the first time at age 59.  —  The Bravo reality TV star tied the knot with longtime partner Leah Shafer …
Discussion: Us Weekly and New York Times
Just Jared:
Selena Gomez Reveals ‘Wizards of Waverly Place’ Reboot Series Title & First Look Photos at Disney Upfront  —  Selena Gomez revealed some big Wizards news at the Disney Upfront on Tuesday (May 14) in New York City!  —  The 31-year-old Disney star took to the stage to unveil the official title …
Andreas Wiseman / Deadline:
Gerard Butler In Talks To Re-Team With Christian Gudegast For Action Adventure ‘Empire State’ - Cannes Market Hot Project  —  EXCLUSIVE: Gerard Butler is in talks to re-team with Den Of Thieves director Christian Gudegast in comedic action-thriller Empire State, about an attack on the iconic skyscraper.
Discussion: Just Jared and ComingSoon.net
John Dingwall / Daily Record:
Baby Reindeer's real life Martha demands £1m for Piers Morgan interview after £250 offer  —  Fiona Harvey is in a cash war with Piers Morgan after an explosive interview that has been viewed millions of times on his YouTube channel.  —  dailyrecord
TMZ.com:
Shaq Dropping New Candy, Partners W/ Confection Giant To Release Gummie  —  SHAQUILLE O'NEAL I'M GETTIN' INTO THE CANDY GAME!!! ...  ‘Bite My Head Off!’  😋  —  THEY'RE SHAQALICIOUS!!!  —  Shaquille O'Neal let the candy out of the bag this week ... with the Big Fella (accidentally) …
Discussion: The US Sun
Leah Bitsky / Page Six:
Kelly Clarkson details poignant moment she turned to weight-loss drug: I was at my heaviest and 'didn't see it'  —  Kelly Clarkson decided to start taking weight loss medication to slim down when she no longer recognized herself on stage.  —  The singer made the revelation during Monday's episode …
Michael Seiden / WSB-TV:
College volleyball player killed in Buckhead lounge shooting was celebrating niece's birthday  —  ATLANTA — Channel 2 Action News is learning more about one of the victims killed at a Buckhead nightclub over the weekend.  —  A fight led to gunfire inside the Elleven45 lounge.
Discussion: Suggest, TMZ.com and The US Sun
TMZ.com:
‘Love Is Blind’ Star Clay Gravesande Dating OnlyFans Model Celina Powell  —  ‘LOVE IS BLIND’ STAR CLAY GRAVESANDE HOOKIN' UP WITH CELINA POWELL ... Ditched Bride for Streets?!?  —  GOING PUBLIC  —  Celina Powell's storied dating history just added another layer and another body …
Nick Romano / Entertainment Weekly:
Queens' gambit: House of the Dragon stars preview season 2's ‘march to war’  —  Our Westeros royals — Emma D'Arcy and Olivia Cooke — are back to get the next battle off and running.  —  When queens war, dragons weep.  —  The glint from a single tear sparkles against the overhead lights …
Shelby Stivale / Us Weekly:
Christina Applegate Details Past Anorexia Struggles, Is ‘Scared’ Past ‘Demon’ Is Coming Back  —  Christina Applegate got emotional when discussing her ongoing body image issues and opened up about her past anorexia struggles.  —  “I've never discussed it in public ever, my battle with an eating disorder, never.
Joe Otterson / Variety:
‘Mr. and Mrs. Smith’ Renewed for Season 2 at Amazon, Donald Glover and Maya Erskine Not Expected to Return  —  “Mr. and Mrs. Smith” has been renewed for Season 2 at Amazon Prime Video.  —  However, sources say that Season 1 stars Donald Glover and Maya Erskine are not expected to return to star in Season 2.
Sabienna Bowman / People:
King Frederik and Queen Mary of Denmark Celebrate 20th Wedding Anniversary on State Visit After Challenging Year  —  The Danish Royal House released a new photo of the royal couple on their anniversary  —  King Frederik and Queen Mary of Denmark are celebrating a special occasion — their 20th wedding anniversary!
Discussion: Marie Claire, Daily Mail, HELLO! and Tatler
CBS News:
Exclusive video shows Steve Buscemi and man who allegedly punched him moments before random attack in NYC  —  NEW YORK — Actor Steve Buscemi appeared to be looking at his phone moments before he was randomly punched in New York City, exclusive video obtained by CBS New York shows.
 
 Archived Page Info: 
This is a snapshot of WeSmirch at 8:30 PM ET, May 14, 2024.

View the current page or another snapshot:


 
 See Also: 
WeSmirch: site main
WeSmirch River: reverse chronological WeSmirch
WeSmirch Mobile: for phones
WeSmirch Leaderboard: WeSmirch's top sources
 
 Subscribe: 
WeSmirch RSS feed
WeSmirch on X
 
 
 More News: 
Just Jared:
‘The Golden Bachelorette’ Revealed: Joan Vassos Is ABC's First Lead for ‘Golden Bachelor’ Spinoff!
Zach Seemayer / Entertainment Tonight:
Pink Says She's ‘Not Set Up’ for Taking Over Katy Perry's ‘American Idol’ Seat (Exclusive)
Jack Smart / People:
Reese Witherspoon and Will Ferrell Wage Wedding War in Hilarious Trailer for You're Cordially Invited
 Earlier Picks: 
Gretty Garcia / Cosmopolitan:
‘The Summer I Turned Pretty’ Season 3 Is a Go! Here's What to Know About Next Season
Michaela Zee / Variety:
Sarah Paulson Calls Out Actor Who Emailed Her Six Pages of Notes After Watching Her: It Was ‘Outrageous’ and ‘I Hope I See You Never’
Brendan Le / People:
Nicolas Cage Will Suit Up as Spider-Man in Upcoming Prime Video Series Noir
 

 
From Mediagazer:

Wall Street Journal:
News Corp and OpenAI announce a multiyear agreement to bring News Corp's news content to OpenAI; sources: the deal could be worth $250M over five years

Amanda Meade / The Guardian:
Sources: News Corp's Rebekah Brooks and Robert Thomson joined Lachlan Murdoch in Sydney for meetings ahead of a major restructuring announcement next week

Tom Friend / Sports Business Journal:
Sources: the NBA is formalizing deals with Disney, NBC, and Amazon, which may prompt WBD to sue; ESPN may pay $2.8B annually, NBC $2.6B, and Amazon $1.8B to $2B

 
Sister Sites:

Techmeme
 Top news and commentary for technology's leaders, from all around the web
Mediagazer
 Top news and commentary for media professionals from all around the web
memeorandum
 What US political commentators are discussing online right now