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    Katie Couric returns to NBC to co-host the Olympics

    Katie Couric will return to the Olympics next month. The former "Today" show anchor will co-host the opening ceremony for the Winter Games in PyeongChang, NBC announced Wednesday. "I'm really excited to dive in and start really educating myself about this particular Olympics," Couric told CNNMoney. "For this one I think the geopolitical backdrop is so much more intense than previous games." She said it'll be her job to try to balance the political without letting "it eclipse the wonderful stories of determination and resilience and sacrifice that are part and parcel of every athlete who makes it to this level of competition." Couric will join Mike Tirico, who's replacing Bob Costas as NBC's primetime

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    Cranberries singer Dolores O'Riordan dies at age 46

    (CNN)Dolores O'Riordan, the lead singer of the Irish band The Cranberries, died in London on Monday, according to a statement from her publicist. O'Riordan, who was 46, died "suddenly" according to the statement, but no details were given on the cause of her death. The singer was in London for a short recording session, the statement added. The Cranberries rose to global fame in the mid-1990s with a string of hits, including "Linger," "Zombie" and "Dreams." The group, from Limerick, has sold more than 40 million albums worldwide. In 2007 O'Riordan launched a solo project with her album "Are you Listening?" before reuniting with the group in 2009. That same year she also teamed up with The Smiths'

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    Trump hotels swarmed with 's***hole' reviews on Yelp

    Five days ago, the Trump International Hotel in Washington DC had an average Yelp rating of 4 out of 5 stars. As of today, that average had dropped two full stars after hundreds of reviews describing the hotel as a "s***hole" were posted with the lowest-possible one-star rating. Almost 800 reviews describing the hotel using the expletive were posted between Thursday and Monday, according to New Knowledge, a company that tracks the spread of misinformation online. The reviews follow reports that President Donald Trump had used the word "shithole" in describing African countries while discussing immigration with lawmakers last Thursday. Trump has acknowledged using "tough" language during the conversation,

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    Jane Fonda had cancerous growth removed from her lip

    "I just want to explain the bandage. I just had a cancer taken from my lip," Fonda said during a BUILD Series interview alongside her co-star Lily Tomlin. "I thought it was going to heal in time before I came before you, but it's fine. I just want to explain it. I don't normally go around like this."

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    Cranberries singer's death 'not suspicious'

    London (CNN)The death of Cranberries singer Dolores O'Riordan is not being treated as suspicious, London's Metropolitan Police said Tuesday. The 46-year-old lead singer of the Irish band was found dead in her London hotel room on Monday. She had been in London for a short recording session, according to a statement by her publicist. The Cranberries rose to global fame in the mid-1990s with a string of hits, including "Linger," "Zombie" and "Dreams." The group, from Limerick, has sold more than 40 million albums worldwide. In 2007, O'Riordan launched a solo project with her album "Are You Listening?" before reuniting with the group in 2009. She also teamed up with Smiths bassist Andy Rourke and

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    Arnold Schwarzenegger speaks out on Eliza Dushku allegations

    Kramer denied the allegations in an email to CNN, calling them a "a well-crafted fabrication." "I do not understand what motivated Ms. Dushku to make this statement and I hope that she can find it in her conscious to correct this injustice and return my good name to me," he wrote. "I understand the culture in Hollywood has been historically unfair to women and I applaud and support women who are standing up and pointing out these injustices. It is unfortunate, however that this new culture allows a person to destroy the life and livelihood of a person with false accusations." On Monday, Schwarzenegger responded to a tweet from "True Lies" costar Tom Arnold, who wrote "I promise you @JimCameron

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    Matt Damon is done weighing in on #MeToo for a while

    (CNN)Don't expect to hear Matt Damon weighing in on Hollywood's sexual harassment reckoning any time soon. Just weeks after the "Downsizing" actor found himself in hot water over his comments about what's come to be known as the #MeToo movement, Damon says he's going to recuse himself from the conversation for a while. "A lot of those women are my dear friends and I love them and respect them and support what they're doing and want to be a part of that change and want to go along for the ride, but I should get in the back seat and close my mouth for a while," he told Kathie Lee Gifford on the "Today" show on Tuesday. Damon was slammed back in December after he told ABC News' Peter Travers in