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Emma Watson praises genderless MTV Awards after 'Beauty' win


Millie Bobby Brown also won best actor in a TV show. Yes, the Beauty and the Beast star is now officially the first person to win the award for Best Actor in a Movie from a selection of nominees in which gender played no role - with male, female and "non-binary" actors all competing against each other equally. Read More »

Tom Price Defends Pre-Existing Coverage in GOP Health Plan

This last element is especially cruel and will deprive millions of Americans, especially low- and middle-income, seniors, children, parents, and people with disabilities from receiving the health care they need and deserve. Republican Sen. Susan Collins of ME, however, says she's not so certain the House plan would protect people from higher costs. And the House bill itself? "The Senate is starting from scratch". Read More »

Kushner emerged as conduit for Canada on NAFTA talks


Among the officials contacted was Jared Kushner, Trump's son-in-law, senior adviser and a key interlocutor with foreign governments, including Canada's . It is not working anymore. [H] ere's the part of the story I still don't understand: what happened on Wednesday that suddenly put a burr up Trump's ass to pull out of NAFTA? There is mounting time pressure to get going on NAFTA, Ross conceded. Read More »

BJP urges EC to 'derecognise' AAP

Mishra, dropped from the cabinet as water minister on Saturday, had yesterday claimed that he saw Kejriwal accept Rs 2 crore in cash from health minister Satyendar Jain, who is being probed by the CBI for suspected money laundering. "Whatever the former minister has said against Kejriwal, he said it only after his removal". Public money was misused in the water tanker scam, and Kejriwal delayed the report in the concerned matter. Read More »

MS native Ricky Stenhouse Jr. wins first NASCAR Cup race


He needs to put together a string of finishes like the one he had Sunday at Talladega to pull himself out of the hole he started in this year, but Kahne & Co. 16 team, keeping youngsters Ricky Stenhouse Jr. Now with Stenhouse's spot in the postseason all but secured, the focus can turn to Trevor Bayne to get the other RFR vehicle into the playoffs. Read More »

Reasons Why: New details revealed for second season


The show has stirred controversy among mental health professionals and several school districts around the country have warned parents about the effects that such an impactful show can have on children and teens. Some students have approached staff members with questions and concerns, according to the letter. "To me, as someone who has long written journalistically about mental health issues as well as about the arts, the series is troubling for a number of reasons". Read More »

United Nations chief seeks early meeting with France's Macron


Already there have been protests, with a demonstration against the election held at la Republique in Paris on Monday organised by Front Sociale, a collective of worker's unions and associations. "We will talk together about how we do this", Merkel told reporters Monday. But National Front vice-president Florian Philippot said Ms Le Pen remains the "uncontested" leader of the party even after her heavy defeat. Read More »

'Stranger Things' star David Harbour in talks for 'Hellboy' reboot


Hellboy is getting a reboot. A Different Kind of Hellboy? After the news broke on Monday night, Hellboy supporters took to Twitter - where Del Toro and Perlman are both very active - to voice their support of the duo. His lifelong love of comics and horror began with Universal Monsters and the Incredible Hulk. I was never the biggest fan of the del Toro take, so I took this in stride really. Read More »

Romanian officials congratulate new French President


The fact that hackers went after Macron's campaign and dumped emails publicly just before the vote underscored the election's global stakes. "It is my responsibility to hear them". "Today, I'm proud to be French". Trump had tweeted that Le Pen could benefit from the security fears in France over intermittent terrorist attacks. In order to govern with complete control, Macron's 'En Marche!' needs to win a majority in June's parliamentary elections. Read More »

Happy Star Wars Day!

The novel introduced many fan favourite characters including Mara Jade and the blue-skinned Admiral himself. In recent years, this nearly sacred day in Star Wars fandom has been commemorated in a variety of ways. Devotees of George Lucas' movie series have been paying homage to the franchise, sharing memories and GIFs. What are your Star Wars memories? His scores for The Empire Strikes Back , Return of the Jedi , and The Force Awakens each were nominated for Oscars for Best ... Read More »

Saul "Canelo" Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin confirm

And yeah, you read that right: Canelo just verbally agreed to square off against GGG, meaning one of the most explosive encounters in boxing is now in the calendar. "They stayed true to their word that we'd make this fight for September 2017, and here we are making the announcement", said K2 Promotions managing director Tom Loeffler, Golovkin's promoter. Read More »

Has the plot for Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy 3 been revealed?

One such interview, posted by PopBuzz last week, challenges Chris Pratt (Peter Quill/Starlord) to solve the famous (or infamous) Rubik's Cube puzzle while also partaking in an interview. "So, after many months of ruminations and discussions, I know the answer". Though I imagine it's hard to spoof an already near-spoof movie, Marvel really hit it on the mark this time. Read More »

South Korea's Moon says to push for reform and unity


Officials have begun counting votes, with a victor expected in the early-morning hours. His victory would end a near-decade of conservative leadership by Park and Lee Myung-bak. She has been indicted on bribery, extortion and other corruption allegations that could theoretically send her to jail for life. October 29: The first in what will become a series of large anti-Park rallies is held in Seoul . Read More »

'Baahubali 2' becomes India's highest grossing film in just 6 days

The sequel to the superhit Baahubali: The Beginning, the S.S. Rajamouli directed epic stars Prabhas, Rana Daggubati, Anushka Shetty, Tamannaah Bhatia, Ramya Krishnan, and Sathyaraj. Next, it emerged as the biggest opener (Rs 41 cr) in its Hindi-dubbed version beating Salman Khan's PRDP (Rs 40.35 cr). It is only the second Indian film in history to achieve this feat. Read More »

Jared Kushner's Family Banned Journalists While Pitching 'Golden Visas' For Chinese Investors

Before Kushner joined the Trump administration as a senior adviser, the news agency added, his family firm raised some $50 million through the EB-5 program for a Trump-branded luxury apartment building in New Jersey. The investor visa program was designed to entice overseas investors to put $500,000 into projects, mainly in higher-unemployment areas, creating at least 10 jobs , or $1 million in wealthier areas. Read More »

Crystal Palace: Sakho worry for Palace

Eriksen rescued Spurs with a long-range drive 12 minutes from time to ensure they remain four points behind leaders Chelsea. Crystal Palace will be at Selhurst Park for this game and the home crowd is a big advantage for the team because it makes it nearly impossible for the away side to feel comfortable. Read More »

Shankar's words inspiration to work harder: Rajamouli

It is likely break even Hindi film collection record set by Aamir Khan in December last at Rs.750 crore. Baahubali 2 beat Aamir Khan's PK (2014) and Dangal (2016) to take the top spot in the list of highest grossing Indian films. Starring Prabhas, Rana Daggubati, Anushka Shetty, Tamannaah Bhatia, Ramya Krishnan and Sathyaraj, Baahubali 2 is about two a battle for the throne of Mahishmati kingdom. Read More »

'Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol.2' Hits $133M After May Day

A Ravager, Taserface spearheads a mutiny against Yondu (Michael Rooker) and assumes control while holding Rocket (Bradley Cooper) and Groot (Vin Diesel) hostage. There is no release date announced yet for " Guardians of the Galaxy 3 ". It's always easier to grab promotional partners when you have a brand like Marvel and a successful first film, but the media support has increased four-fold on this one. Read More »

Trump adviser in conflict of interest controversy


The pitch raised concern over potential conflicts of interest and set off a media firestorm in the United States, leading Kushner Companies to issue a formal apology on Monday. "During the course of this event, they displayed the president's image because they were identifying him as a key decision maker on these so-called EB-5 visas", Hernandez said . Read More »

First Look At Sylvester Stallone In Guardians of the Galaxy 2 (Spoilers)

Two years ago, writer and director James Gunn and his cranky, lovable band of multihued misfits in space seemed like a sort of gamble for the Earth-bound Marvel Studios and its ever-growing plans for total multiplex domination. The latter previously delved on his new role in expanding the franchise for a long time. Sullivan said. "That's the history in the Marvel comics". It's unclear that the movie version of Taserface is still part of the Starks, or even if the Starks exist, in the ... Read More »

Health Care Debate Shifting Over To US Senate

Such a scenario would force the House and Senate to work together to forge a compromise bill. Republicans control the chamber 52-48. Only worse, because now their whoppers are aimed at keeping Republicans from cleaning up the rock-hard mess Democrats made of the health insurance market. Read More »

After presidency, Parliament: Macron faces new battle


Front National vice president Florian Philippot confirmed that the party's name was bound to change as part of this transformation. Political leaders laughed then, but with 270,000 members and a candidate now elected president of the republic, it has become France's leading political movement. Read More »

'American Idol' to return, on ABC, network confirms

Long-lasting job: Ryan has been the host of the show for 15 years. "American Idol" is coming back, but not on Fox. "Heard any interesting news lately?" Seacrest of course was announced as co-host of ABC's syndicated show Live With Kelly and Ryan, as it's now called, last week. Read More »

This bill could leave millions uninsured


One such provision prohibits the Justice Department from using any funds to block implementation of medical marijuana laws by states and U.S. territories. Then there are senators like Ted Cruz of Texas and Rand Paul of Kentucky, former presidential candidates who seldom back away from fights and have already signaled they're looking for changes. Read More »

Canada's Montreal declares state of emergency after floods

Montreal Mayor Denis Coderre tweeted Friday morning that as of 7:00 a.m., 450 residences in flood risk areas had been visited by emergency officials, 100 homes had been damaged and 65 residences had been evacuated. Provincial police in Rockland are asking people to stop using their motorboats and watercraft on the Ottawa River until water levels drop. Some federal employees were being advised not to go to work on Monday because of the flooding. Read More »

IPL 2017 43rd Match: Sandeep, Patel take down Royal Challengers

On taking the important wicket of AB de Villiers, Narine said: "That wicket was key (AB de Villiers) and pulled them back a bit so I'm happy". "But so far Kohli has done next to nothing, there's been flashes in the pan from Gayle and AB de Villiers, but the consistency just hasn't been there". Read More »

'Baahubali' 2 amasses Rs 792 crore worldwide

The film grossed 383 crores by the end of fourth day and it will be grossing the 450 Crore mark within the next two days and 500 crore nation wide collections within this weekend. It has collected Rs 65.65 Cr opening record in the U.S. and stood behind Tom Hanks and Emma Watson-starrer The Circle . The film was hard sold by its team. Read More »

Emmanuel Macron prepares groundwork for transition to power


They will have a group [but] it may not be a majority and he will need to have support from others. Back then, Jacques Chirac faced Jean-Marie Le Pen in the 2nd round of the presidential election. The survey had no projections for the second round on June 18th. En Marche! might well win big on Macron's coattails, capitalizing on the recent decimation of France's ruling socialist party (which Macron belonged to until recently). Read More »

Ahead of Senate hearing on Russia, Trump tweets about Obama and leaks


Trump spokesman Sean Spicer has since indicated that the White House has no objection to Yates' testifying. Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) got things started with a line of questioning that echoed Trump talking points about "unmasking" - a talking point rooted in Trump supporters' desire to defend the president's baseless accusation that President Obama wiretapped him. Read More »

IPL 2017: Sunil Narine Smashes IPL's Fastest 50 In Just 15 Balls


He hit six boundaries and four sixes in his knock. Head said KKR took advantage of the new hard ball and took the game away from them in the first six overs. Batsman Chris Lynn might return to the field after recovering from his shoulder Injury. Narine, in particular, was a nightmare for the home team as he scored the tournament's joint fastest half-century off just 15 balls, joining team mate Yusuf Pathan who had achieved a similar feat in the 2014 edition. Read More »

Nicki Minaj pays college costs for Twitter fans


Minaj responded she would consider it if the student had straight A's. Nicki Minaj announced a contest on twitter Saturday, for fans to create their own video of her new single "Regret in Tears". There's no official word on how much Minaj will pay out in total, but most exchanges ended with her requesting each fan send banking info over private direct message. Read More »

'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2' blasts off with $145M debut


Fast forward to 2017, and "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 ." is an even bigger smash - but not as big as many had predicted. The film opened a week ago overseas and has already pulled in $428 million worldwide. It made up 79% of the cumulative top 10 gross overall, Box Office Mojo notes. “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2” has rocketed to a $17 million opening night, beating out early showings of the first film. Read More »

Eminem sues New Zealand political party for copyright of Lose Yourself


Now that we've all aged twenty years, gaining a deeper insight into music in the process, it's evident that Eminem is poised for a victory here. The National Party , meanwhile, has previously said it purchased the track through an Australian-based supplier and doesn't believe it infringed Eminem's copyright . Read More »