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Disney is expanding plant-based menu options across disney theme parks, resorts and cruise ships.

And it has struck a deal with impossible foods to make that happen.

The company makes plant-based meat meant to look, taste and cook like the real thing.

The partnership makes impossible the "preferred" plant- based burger of walt disney world resort, disneyland resort and disney cruise line.

Disney chose impossible foods over rivals such as beyond meat.

The deal doesn't necessarily mean that the impossible burger will be served at all disney restaurants.

Impossible foods says it's not a top- down decision by disney to force every chef to use its products -- but is an endorsement.

L3: entertainment white bob iger steps down as disney ceo disney has a new c- e-o -- after bob iger abruptly stepped down tuesday.

Iger is now the executive chairman and director of the company's creative endeavors.

He will remain with walt disney company until his contract expires at the end of 20-21.

Iger says now is the right time for the company to transition to a new c-e-o.

Bob chapek takes over for iger.

He served most recently as the chairman of disney parks, experiences, and products.

L3: entertainment white singer 'duffy' reveals she was held captive, assaulted duffy is now explaining to fans why she stepped away from the spotlight nearly a decade ago.

The "mercy' singer posted on instagram -- saying she was "raped and drugged and held captive over some days."

Duffy says she spent "thousands and thousands of days" ... wanting to feel the sunshine in her heart again.

The welsh artist won a grammy for best pop vocal album in 2009, with her breakthrough album, "rockferry."

In 20-10, she released another album, "endlessly."

After that, duffy largely retreated from the music scene.

She says in the coming weeks, she's planning to post a spoken interview, where she will address fan questions.

L3: entertainment white (kelly clarkson to host billboard music awards kelly clarkson is slated to host the billboard music awards... again.

This marks the third year in a row the pop singer will take the reigns.

The 37-year-old was the winner of the first season of "american idol..."

And produced a string of hits after that.

She now has her own daytime talk show... and is a coach on "the voice."

Clarkson is only the third person to host the billboard awards three or more times.

Comedian kathy griffin did it from 19-98 to two- thousand... and rapper ludacris hosted in 2014... and co-hosted the next three years.

The awards show will be broadcast live from the m-g-m grand garden arena in las vegas april 29th.

Still ahead: how one group is taking a leap of faith... literally.

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