Pharrell Williams also took two knees, joining Stevie Wonder and athletes in protest

Pharrell Williams also took two knees, joining Stevie Wonder and athletes in protest
Image: Noam Galai/Getty Images for Global CitizenThe #TakeAKnee movement has officially spread beyond football this weekend.  The protest, focused on police brutality and racial justice by Colin Kaepernick, has been taken on by the immortal Pharrell Williams. While performing during "A Concert for Charlottesville: An Evening of Music and Unity" this weekend, the musician took a moment, and two knees, to address the right to protest itself in the face of Donald Trump's incendiary comments. SEE ALSO: Miss Texas

McKayla Maroney Reveals She Was Molested By US Gymnastics Team Doctor For Seven Years

McKayla Maroney Reveals She Was Molested By US Gymnastics Team Doctor For Seven Years
As the Harvey Weinstein scandal continues to grow, so does the list of famous faces who have been a victim of sexual assault. The issue is more extensive than anyone could have anticipated, with stars not remotely related to Weinstein or the film industry coming forward to tell their shocking stories. The latest to join the seemingly infinite list is McKayla Maroney, the American sweetheart (or sourpuss) of the 2012 London Olympics. At just 17-years-old, she won gold and

Olympic gold medalist McKayla Maroney shares harrowing sexual abuse stories at the hands of a doctor

Olympic gold medalist McKayla Maroney shares harrowing sexual abuse stories at the hands of a doctor
Image: AFP/Getty ImagesIf you thought the stories regarding sexual abuse and harassment were done—or only limited to Hollywood—you have grossly misunderstood the scope of this pervasive problem. In a heart-wrenching and personal note Wednesday, Olympic gold medalist and member of the Fierce Five McKayla Maroney addresses sexual harassment and abuse in the competitive sports world. The 21-year-old gymnast revealed that since the age of 13, she had consistently been molested by the former US Women's National Gymnastics Team doctor,

‘The Ice Age cometh’ … Iceland qualify for Russia 2018

‘The Ice Age cometh’ … Iceland qualify for Russia 2018
(CNN)Russia brace yourself -- the "Viking thunder clap" is heading your way."I'm sure there are a few sore heads in Iceland this morning," Eidur Gudjohnsen, the country's record goalscorer, told CNN. "It was an amazing night -- historic for us, historic for world footballThe 'Viking thunder clap' heads to Russia 2018Iceland's successful World Cup qualification comes less than 18 months after dumping England out of Euro 2016 to reach the quarterfinals before being beaten by France."Iceland have qualified for

Blac Chyna’s New Lawsuit Against The Kardashians Is Delusional

Blac Chyna’s New Lawsuit Against The Kardashians Is Delusional
Some people are put on this earth for a purpose. For some it’s teaching, for some it might be playing a sport or something. But our friend Blac Chyna? She was put on this earth to be petty and sue various members of the Kardashian family. That’s right, Chyna is back with another lawsuit, and this time she’s taking the entire Kardashian family to court. She’s claiming that the family used their “power and influence over the E! network

Google Pixel 2 and 2 XL: Premium phones don’t get any safer

Google Pixel 2 and 2 XL: Premium phones don’t get any safer
By all accounts, Google's Pixel and Pixel XL were failures. It's not easy to admit, but outside of tech nerd circles, nobody really cared about them. The tech giant's first premium phones were good phones that fell short of challenging Samsung and Apple's dominance. But don't think for a second that Google's tossing in the the towel anytime soon. The Pixels are here for the long, long haul. In fact, Google's new Pixel 2 and 2 XL come out

This photo of a little girl enraptured by woman assistant referee is your Monday motivation

This photo of a little girl enraptured by woman assistant referee is your Monday motivation
Once again an adorable child has reminded us that people are capable of anything.  SEE ALSO: Transgender footballer could be the first to play in women's Australian rules league Twitter user Hullablue took his daughter to a semi-professional football game near Leeds, UK on Saturday, and got this snap of the little bean being inspired by an assistant referee. That's such a brilliant photo. — Garforth Town AFC (@TheGarforthTown) October 14, 2017 Consequently, Hullablue fleshed out the story with

`Catastrophic’ Brexit Hit Awaits U.K. Film and TV, Lobby Group Says

`Catastrophic’ Brexit Hit Awaits U.K. Film and TV, Lobby Group Says
Britain’s film and TV industry faces a potentially “catastrophic” loss of talent and skills with the threat of an end to free movement between the U.K. and the European Union, according to lobby group the Creative Industries Federation.Brexit is causing actors, directors and production workers specializing in a variety of areas such as visual effects to relocate abroad and risks creating a “disastrous skills shortage,” the group said in its Global Talent report Thursday.“Losing access to crucial international talent will damage

5 A. Rod and J. Lo Couples Costumes Perfect For You & Your SO This Halloween

5 A. Rod and J. Lo Couples Costumes Perfect For You & Your SO This Halloween
J. Lo and A. Rod are the dream team. Not only are they one of the richest couples of all time, but they are also the sexiest. I mean, how can A. Rod keep his hands off J. Lo? How can J. Lo look anywhere other than straight into A. Rod's dreamy, blue eyes? They are gorgeous in every way. Did I also mention they're successful AF? Yeah, it's really not fair. This Halloween, get creative, get sassy, and stand

7 Taylor Swift “Look What You Made Me Do” Costume Ideas To Rock This Halloween

7 Taylor Swift “Look What You Made Me Do” Costume Ideas To Rock This Halloween
Love to hate or hate to love her, T-Swift's latest music video has you talking. Admit it. In her latest album release, Taylor packed on the heat, directly addressing a lot of the criticism, rumors, and haters that have been swirling around her since, well, forever. Lucky for us, it's inspired some pretty awesome Taylor Swift “Look What You Made Me Do” Halloween costume ideas that we are pumped to try out. The album, aptly titled , is supposedly

Egypt sent into raptures as country qualifies for first World Cup since 1990

Egypt sent into raptures as country qualifies for first World Cup since 1990
(CNN)Egypt manager Hctor Cper had already been taking medication for high blood pressure to deal with the stress before the game.Time seemed to slow as Egypt's 27-year wait to reach football's showpiece event came down to a single left-footed strike. As many as 90,000 supporters crowded into the Borg El-Arab Stadium near the Mediterranean port city of Alexandria for Sunday's match. Salah's parents even hired a bus to take people from his home town of Basyoun. Millions more watched

Could You Answer Oxford University’s Notoriously Difficult Interview Questions?

Could You Answer Oxford University’s Notoriously Difficult Interview Questions?
"Is it easier for organisms to live in the sea or on land?" "Would it matter if tigers became extinct?" "Why do humans have two eyes?" And finally, "Tell me about a banana." The interview questions for prospective students at Oxford University have a reputation for being difficult and, well, just a little bit weird. But to secure a spot at one of the most prestigious and highly-ranked universities in the world, you have to prove you're a flexible and original

Bodybuilder matches Arnie’s record

Bodybuilder matches Arnie’s record
Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionBodybuilder 'Flex' Lewis' targets Schwarzenegger record A Welsh bodybuilder has followed in the footsteps of Arnold Schwarzenegger by winning a sixth consecutive title at Mr Olympia.James 'Flex' Lewis from Llanelli won the 212lb weight category in Las Vegas on Saturday.The 33-year-old started bodybuilding as a teenager in a bid to improve his rugby playing.But it soon turned to his sport of choice and 'Flex' is now a bodybuilding celebrity in the

Topless Kate Upton Finally Reveals Her Bare Butt In Photoshoot Gone Wrong

Topless Kate Upton Finally Reveals Her Bare Butt In Photoshoot Gone Wrong
Modelling mishaps aren’t uncommon in the world of fashion. With 10 inch heels in abundance and shoots held in bizarre settings, wardrobe malfunctions, trips and falls are pretty unavoidable. One model who is known for being photographed in exotic, out of the ordinary surroundings is Kate Upton. She has left millions drooling since she began her modelling career back in 2008. But now her admirers have more reason than ever to gaze in amazement, as her rarely seen bare bottom