Royal Baby Update
On February 18, Meghan delighted royal baby watchers with a surprise trip back to the states. According to People, the Duchess returned to New York City for a baby shower with close friends prior to her late-April due date. NBC’s Morgan Radford reports for TODAY.
High School girls Fight back in their “Me Too” moment
A group of senior girls at Bethesda Chevy Chase High School in Maryland are lending their voices to a sexual harassment reckoning after a list created by their male peers circulated ranking some of them based on looks. NBC’s Morgan Radford reports for TODAY.
Affordable Home Style? Yes please and thanks Drew
We’ve been part of the Drew Barrymore fan club for decades now; her style, her makeup, and her body of work are seriously cool. We also happen to like shopping for home decor, so we were over the moon when we learned that Drew Barrymore’s Flower line was launching home decor at Walmart! The collection is whimsical, beautiful, and affordable; there’s nothing not to love. From classic staples to fun accents, just keep reading to shop the line! NBC’s Morgan Radford reports for TODAY.
Nicholas Cage, Says No thanks to his “I Do”
Nicolas Cage has filed for an annulment four days after getting married, according to a report. The “Face/Off” star filed for an annulment from wife Erika Koike;on Wednesday. Entertainment Tonight reported, citing court documents.
The court record also shows that the 55-year-old actor has requested a divorce if an annulment isn’t possible. NBC’s Morgan Radford reports for TODAY.
Disney says to pack up your cigarettes and the stroller you rode in on
Beauty and Fashion
Jameela Jamil got real about the financial cost of looking ‘perfect’ and everyone’s thanking her.
Jameela Jamil of “The Good Place” is the anti-body shaming, anti-Kardashian hero we all need right now. “No. Fuck off. No. You terrible and toxic influence on young girls. I admire their mother’s branding capabilities, she is an exploitative but innovative genius, however this family makes me feel actual despair over what women are reduced to.”
In addition to adamantly protesting celebrities who market appetite suppressants, meal replacements, unnecessary plastic surgeries and overly photoshopped images as truth, Jamil even made a whole Instagram account dedicated to body positivity. NBC’s Morgan Radford reports for TODAY.
News to Know
New York man uses ‘know your rights training,’ stops ICE from arresting two immigrants — and ICE wasn’t happy
Bullying was cause of school fight that killed 5th-grader, says South Carolina mom
The mother of a South Carolina fifth-grader claims bullying is the cause of a ferocious school fight that led to the death of a 10-year-old girl. “I have a lot to say,” Ashley Wright told the Post and Courier. “I just have to wrap my head around it all.” NBC’s Morgan Radford reports for TODAY.
On the day that Britain was originally scheduled to leave the European Union, lawmakers are facing what Theresa May’s embattled government describes as the “last chance to vote for Brexit.” NBC’s Morgan Radford reports for TODAY.
Some former federal prosecutors say there are enough anomalies to justify a Justice Department review of why Chicago prosecutors dismissed all charges against the actor Jussie Smollett. NBC’s Morgan Radford reports for TODAY.
Hawaii is considering a new crackdown on nicotine: outlawing flavored electronic cigarette liquids and flavored tobacco to combat a spike in teenage vaping. NBC’s Morgan Radford reports for TODAY.
The baseball was flying on a record-setting opening day as a total of 48 home runs were hit across Major League Baseball. NBC’s Morgan Radford reports for TODAY.