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Badass New Posters: The Mummy

Can you imagine an intersecting film-franchise world, a la the Marvel Comics movies, but with monsters rather than heroes? Now the studio has plans to relaunch this realm of monsters, calling it the " Dark Universe ". With The Mummy reboot's debut on the horizon, we're getting more and more looks at what the first entry in this new cinematic universe has to offer. Read More »

Americans Want The Senate To Rewrite The AHCA

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House earlier this month. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said last week that he doesn't "know how we get to 50 [votes] at the moment", the threshold required to pass a health care bill in the chamber (plus a tie-breaking vote by Vice President Mike Pence). Read More »

We Love Manchester Emergency Fund passes £10 million mark

The TV star and motormouth infuriated her fans when he shared his thoughts on Ariana's reaction to the horrific attack at her show. The singer was very close to her grandfather, who died in 2014. Ariana , who organised the concert in just a few days, has been supporting the city since the terrorist attack on May 22, which killed 22 people. Read More »

Ariana Grande 'inked with Manchester bee tattoo tribute'

But Piers had the good sense to take back his cruel remarks after the 23-year-old chart topper returned to Manchester, with a string of fellow megastars in tow, to host a spectacular One Love benefit concert for the city. "Stay strong United Kingdom", wrote the 38-year-old " No Limit " singer. Robbie Williams also performed, changing some of his lyrics of "Strong" to honor the Manchester victims. Read More »

Apple introduces power-packed iOS 11, wireless home speaker

Even though Apple's iMessage remains the best mobile messaging platforms in the market, Apple wants to make sure that iPhone and iPad users are still using their devices more efficient. You can play music on the speaker by telling Siri to do so through voice commands and you can also control your smart home appliances from the speaker as well through Siri . Read More »

Mother Supports Claim That Bill Cosby Drugged, Assaulted Her Daughter

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Benadryl or Quaaludes: Assistant District Attorney Kristen Feden delivered a fiery opening statement , painting Cosby as man who used pills he called "friends" to incapacitate and then attack women. "We ended up settling the case for a lump sum of money (about $10,000), that was to be paid to Ms. Johnson by the William Morris agency", Miller said. Read More »

Les Warriors punissent encore les Cavaliers

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Finalement, Kevin Durant s'est "contenté" d'aligner 33 points (à 13/22 au tir), 13 rebonds, 6 passes, 3 interceptions et 5 contres en 41 minutes. "On a remporté les deux premiers matchs à domicile, on n'a pas encore vraiment fait la différence". Read More »

Apple unveils 'HomePod' speaker, iOS 11

The assistant speaker or rather " musicologist " as Apple likes to call it will not be available for sale until December, and it is unclear if the device will ever debut in India. Apple senior vice president of software engineering Craig Federighi said the next Mac operating system will be named "High Sierra" in tribute to the California mountain range. Read More »

Police name 2 of 3 London attackers

The other attacker, Rachid Redouane, 30, claimed to be Moroccan-Libyan descent, also lived in the same area of east London . Redouane was not known to the police. May claimed on Sunday that "enough is enough" when it comes to dealing with terrorism and extremism in the UK-policy areas that she was directly responsible for during her six-year long stint as home secretary. Read More »

Pirates Of The Carribean: Salazar's Revenge (3 out of 5)

Starring: Johnny Depp , Javier Bardem , Brenton Thwaites , Kaya Scodelario , Kevin R. McNally , Golshifteh Farahani , and Geoffrey Rush . Captain Jack's only hope of survival lies in seeking out the legendary Trident of Poseidon, a powerful artifact that bestows upon its possessor total control over the seas. Read More »

Philippine military launches new air raids in Islamist battle

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The violence turned a summery night in an area packed with revelers into a scene of panic and chaos, with officers running through crowded streets screaming for people to flee. A view of the Maute group stronghold with an ISIS flag in Marawi City in southern Philippines May 29, 2017. Founded by brothers Omar and Abdullah Maute, the group is known locally as the Islamic State and began with as little as 100 members, Morning Star reported . Read More »

Time dwindling for major successes on GOP agenda

There might be respectable constitutional arguments for impeachment, but they should not be pursued before special counsel Robert Mueller completes his investigation beginning with an inquiry into Trump connections with Russian Federation. Under Obamacare, more people have greater access to a range of health care services that simply would not be available under the so-called American Health Care Act. Read More »

Predators beat Penguins, even Stanley Cup Final at 2-2

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Music City has provided quite the festive backdrop throughout the NHL's postseason, with the Nashville Predators giving their enthusiastic fans even more reason to party with an impressive 8-1 home record. Crosby picked up the secondary assist on Guentzel's goal, the 160th playoff point of his career. It was the eighth time Malkin, with his NHL-best 26 points this postseason, was held without a shot. Read More »

How the 'Wonder Woman' box office gross compares to other superhero movies

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The film's estimated $100.5 million take for the three-day weekend helped director Patty Jenkins break another glass ceiling, with the best domestic opening for a female director . Cannes juror Jessica Chastain also drew widespread applause for questioning the quality of the female characters on view at the festival. Yep, calling all haters: Wonder Woman didn't go through endless reshoots in order to become the iconic movie that it is. Read More »

'Wonder Woman' is a hit that even Hollywood can't ignore

Maru. Of the 41 women directors interviewed, 44 per cent said they were interested in directing action films or blockbusters. Employees at the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema in Austin and NY capitalized on the excitement, offering women-only screenings and pledging to donate the proceeds to Planned Parenthood. Read More »

Are you attending the London Bridge attack vigil?

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The terrorism threat within the United Kingdom does not seem to be originating from overseas, Metropolitan Police Commissioner Cressida Dick said Monday in the wake of the deadly terrorist attack in London . The Seven Network took a phone call in its Melbourne newsroom at 5.41pm from a woman who said she was in a hostage situation before man came on the line saying "This is for IS, this is for al-Qaeda". Read More »

Universities with Qatar campuses monitor diplomatic chaos

Saudi Arabia , Egypt , the United Arab Emirates , Bahrain and Yemen severed diplomatic ties with fellow Sunni nation Qatar on Monday, citing its support of the Muslim Brotherhood , an Islamist organization. As for the USA response, both Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Defense Secretary James Mattis say they don't think the decision will affect the fight against terrorism. Read More »

Warriors coach Kerr returns for Game 2

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The Warriors blew a 3-1 lead and lost the Finals to James and the Cleveland Cavaliers . The Warriors pulled away again, outscoring the Cavaliers 35-24 in the third quarter to take a 102-88 lead into the fourth quarter in Game 2 of the NBA Finals . Read More »

CNN Fires Kathy Griffin

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But when Kathy Griffin offered her public mea culpa, it was a lot more "mea" than "culpa". "F*** them all". No one believes you meant to threaten Trump . I don't like Jan Brewer in Arizona going like this to the president on the tarmac. Griffin - who is apparently being investigated by the Secret Service - held a tear-filled press conference on Saturday. Read More »

Zidane Has Real Madrid Job For Life - Perez

Ronaldo's 20th-minute opener was cancelled out by a stupendous Mario Mandzukic goal, the Croatian chesting down Gonzalo Higuain's volleyed lay-off and arcing a sublime volley over Madrid goalkeeper Keylor Navas. The Spaniards' unprecedented dominance commenced when they swept the first five stagings of the UEFA championship. Real are winners of European football's leading club competition for a 12th time and Bale continued: "We've made more history". Read More »

Business leaders rebuke Trump for climate accord pullout

Trump's withdrawal from the Paris accord - making the USA just one of three countries, along with Syria and Nicaragua, not to participate - has been widely condemned by political and corporate leaders. "The US-India relationship now is quickly becoming broad and deep". The Dominican Sisters of Peace call on President Trump to reconsider his decision, which, if implemented, will have long-term negative effects on the health of the planet . Read More »

Trump seeks to privatize US air traffic control system

The spin-off model fits in with the major theme underlying Trump's broad infrastructure initiative: that the federal government doesn't have all the necessary resources to maintain the country's vast infrastructure and should seek more help from the private sector. Read More »

UAE central bank weighing financial implications of diplomatic rift with Qatar

Yemen's internationally recognized government followed regional allies in cutting ties with Qatar . Qatar is being accused of supporting the Houthis. The government of Saudi Arabia issued a statement that accused Qatar's government of collaborating with "Iranian-backed terrorist groups". Qatar is also part of the Arab coalition against Ansarullah movement. Read More »

Back in the race: Predators blow by Penguins in Game 3

But that's how it was viewed. Pittsburgh still has a distinct edge in win probability, because while a 2-1 lead in a race to four wins is narrow, it takes tons to overcome. "When we did, he was able to shut the door". Nobody could have reasonably expected the Nashville Predators to fade quietly into the night. If Pittsburgh is to become the first road team to win in the Cup Finals in Game 4 on Monday night, it can't have another zero-shot game from its cornerstone players. Read More »

Bill Cosby's sexual assault trial continues

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If convicted he faces 30 years in prison. "This case is about whether or not Ms. Constand had the ability to consent, and the answer to that question is no". McMonagle urged jurors to use their common sense when weighing the evidence in the case. Bill Cosby leaves a Montgomery County courthouse in July 2016 after his request for dismissal of charges was denied. Read More »

Evgeni Malkin threatened heckling Predators fans with his stick after Game 3

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With Nashville on the power play in the second period, defenceman Roman Josi tied the game on a blast from the point. Nobody could have reasonably expected the Nashville Predators to fade quietly into the night. Fans started pouring into downtown hours before face-off, often shoulder to shoulder, eager to celebrate and do their part to back their beloved team in the best-of-seven series against Pittsburgh . Read More »

Bill Cosby sexual assault trial begins

The 79-year-old Cosby is accused of giving a Temple University employee drugs and then sexually assaulting her. Ms Feden said there is no better window into Cosby's motives and methods than his own words. Kacey took the pill and excused herself to the bathroom, where she searched among prescription bottles to try to identify the pill. " Like Andrea , when she lost consciousness the defendant grabbed her hand, placed It on his penis and masturbated himself", the prosecutor told jurors. Read More »

Predators make Cup a series - much to delight of catfish-throwing fans

Despite his off night, Laviolette said he didn't think twice about starting Finland's Rinne in game three. Scoring chances are 61-41 (59.8%) for Nashville . He was the team leader in possession at 62.07%. Saturday night he was beaten five times on 34 shots. While the Penguins are underdogs for Monday's contest, Malkin, Guentzel, Murray and Crosby are the favorites to win the Conn Smythe Trophy . Read More »

Tennis players react to Real Madrid win over Juventus!

Three minutes later it was game over as Ronaldo netted his 12th goal in this season's tournament, moving him a goal clear of Messi, and 105th overall. ~ Zinedine Zidane " Firstly, let me congratulate my boys for what they've done this season - it's been an extraordinary season. We've won trophies and of course, it is one of the best moments of my career - I have the opportunity to say this every year but it's true. Read More »

Bucket list: Dale Earnhardt Jr. seeking Coca-Cola 600 victory

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He led a record 392 in 2016 and 131 in 2015. Childress wasn't going to let just anyone drive the iconic black No. 3 Chevrolet following the death of the legendary Earnhardt 16 years ago. A crash 20 laps into the 400-lapper claimed the cars of Chase Elliott and Brad Keselowski . Keselowski ran into the back of Elliott after his vehicle was hit by debris and caught fire. Read More »

Wonder Woman lassos $11 million at Thursday night box office

As of the publishing of this article, Wonder Woman now has a 94% approval rating with 218 fresh reviews and only 15 rotten with an average rating of 7.6/10. While I am not raising girls in my house, I can imagine that for parents of young girls, a movie like Wonder Woman is something they're excited to be able to see and talk about. Read More »

'Wonder Woman' conquers milestone with $100.5 million debut

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Before Gal Gadot became Wonder Woman , she was Diana, princess of the Amazons , trained to be an unconquerable warrior. No one , in the wake of Wonder Woman's success, is asking, "Why did we ever make that movie about a blonde space Viking?" While Hollywood was game to scrape the bottom of the superhero barrel as far as male stars were concerned - I mean, Ant-Man? -  Wonder Woman languished in production for years. Read More »

Tories confuse tax issue as United Kingdom vote looms

Faced with narrowing polls that put at risk her goal of securing a bigger majority to ensure a smooth Brexit process, Mrs May said she didn't regret her decision to go to the polls. However, if they do not prove to be wrong, she should fear for her job and we should start bracing ourselves for another round of political uncertainty from the sceptered isle. Read More »