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Tracking storms, more numerous as the day progresses


WEBVTT today . Showers likely from noon on, High today for Greenville, Spartanburg, and Anderson, 82, Northeast wind 5-8. Happy Mother's Day Weekend! As a result, isolated showers will still be a factor tomorrow. Our weather will stay dry tonight before a wet, chilly Mother's Day weekend gets underway. The heaviest rain will come down Saturday night into early Sunday morning (before daybreak). Read More »

Modi speaks to new South Korean President

Mr Moon's choice as head of the National Intelligence Service, Suh Hoon, backed a return to talks. "Since the beginning of a year ago the North - which says it needs atomic weapons to defend itself against invasion - has mounted two nuclear tests and a series of missile launches". Read More »

Are you concerned or comfortable with Trump-care?

Susan Collins of ME, says the Senate will not take up the House bill and will instead start from scratch. Last week House Republicans approved a health care law created to replace Obama's law, commonly called "Obamacare". Ron Estes, R-Wichita, said in a prepared statement. "That's not happening in Obamacare". In addition, no one, regardless of health status, will be charged higher premiums if they maintain their coverage. Read More »

The new Mother's Day must-have gift: an experience

Ironically, the founder of Mother's Day was not a mother herself. "And no advice greater than the one your instinct gives you about your children!" What does Mother's Day have to do with golf? Happy Mother's Day! You're the most special woman in my heart now and forever. Read More »

Trump invites President of the Phillipines to the White House


Foreign Affairs spokesperson Rob Bolivar said there is still no specific date set for Duterte's USA trip. Jerusalem, which sells weapons to the Philippines, was reported last month to be planning the visit. Malacañang's assessment comes a day after Chinese President Xi Jinping called Duterte to discuss the tense situation in the Korean Peninsula and the South China Sea. Read More »

Ryan Seacrest Nabs Live With Kelly Co-Hosting Spot


Meanwhile, sources revealed that even Tamron Hall, who left today after "more valuable" Megyn Kelly joined, was considered for Live! with Kelly. " Live! with Kelly " airs weekdays at 9 a.m. Phil" and "Ellen". "That's never been a question - just [needed to be] on the same coast at the same time", she said . In addition to being her first day co-hosting with Seacrest, it's also her 21st wedding anniversary with husband Mark Consuelos. Read More »

Hasan Minhaj Celebrates White House Correspondents' Dinner Victory on 'Daily Show'


So, of course, it lands in the hand of an immigrant. Trump attended in 2011, when then-President Barack Obama made jokes at the expense of the NY real estate developer and reality television show host. "Figure out what you want to say, then go on the air". Minhaj also made fun of several top officials of the Trump administration. He told supporters in Pennsylvania that he was keeping "one promise after another", dismissing criticism as "fake news" by "out of touch" journalists. Read More »

Bring on the 'gorilla:' Eurovision final brings glittery fun

Below you can listen to the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest victor - and see it in a complete stage view where you see all the various effects they used come to live. Meanwhile Italian Francesco Gabbani invoked Hamlet and Desmond Morris's anthropology book "The Naked Ape" in his song, while a gorilla-costumed dancer boogied alongside him. Read More »

Fox Theatre hosting Sunday screening of 'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2'

Some are pretty obvious, while others you may not have caught on your first viewing. "It's funnier than most films, but not as amusing as the first one", Entertainment Weekly's Chris Nashwaty writes. Doritos will also invite fans to "rock out loud" by singing songs from the soundtrack at pop-up recording booths in NY and Los Angeles. I like her voice - I think it's really cool. Read More »

Kiev to host Eurovision Grand Final today

In the case of Jamala's "1944" the EBU's attention has been drawn, after the 2016 Eurovision Song Contest , to a public performance of an earlier version of the song in May 2015. Portugal went on to beat Bulgaria in an exciting climax to the voting. With Eurovision being known as "gay Christmas" to some in the LGBT community, some fans were concerned at just how welcome members of this groups would be when they attended Eurovision 2017 in Ukraine. Read More »

Puerto Rico Governor Says U.S. Board to File for Bankruptcy

Rosselló said at a press conference that the government had officially notified the state's Fiscal Supervision Board on Tuesday that it wished to restructure its debts under Title III of. Other factors include the Commonwealth's inability to achieve a consensual restructuring under Title VI, an influx of creditor lawsuits following the expiration of the PROMESA stay this week and the Oversight Board's statement that it can only achieve a restructuring of public pension obligations under Title ... Read More »

Ukraine bans Russian contestant from Eurovision song contest

In 2016, less than a year after Russia's invasion of Crimea , a Ukrainian singer called Jamala won with a song called "1944," about her ancestors being forced out of Crimea by Josef Stalin. The Bulgarian-Russian singer could well benefit from Russia's withdrawal from the contest, picking up some of the votes that might have gone to Russia's banned entrant, Yulia Samoylova. Read More »

Fan embarrassingly calls out Bow Wow for lying about private jet


I promise to bring y'all the hottest show EVER". As much as some of you may not like it, we have to talk about the rapper Bow Wow . The discrepancy was then tweeted out, with the caption, " Bow Wow on IG vs Bow Wow in real life", and quickly the internet phenomenon took on a life of its own. Read More »

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

The actor and Marvel Studios are looking into a possible collaboration with James Gunn helping facilitate it happening. The cast gathered for a news conference in Beverly Hills, California, last week, when Gunn acknowledged that many sequels end up as simple rehashes but said he had tried to let his characters grow into new people. Read More »

Indian Supreme Court begins formal hearing into 'triple talaq'

Khan, who had quit Rajiv Gandhi's cabinet over differences in handling the Shah Bano case, was at his best while representing All India Muslim Women Personal Law Board. Explaining the difficulty of the Bench in judging such a sensitive issue, Justice Nariman, said the problem was to understand triple talaq as it was understood by practitioners of Muslim religion in India. Read More »

Trump asked James Comey to pledge his loyalty to him


The official requested anonymity to discuss internal White House planning. Mr. Trump pressed Comey on whether it would be "honest loyalty ". Comey could be asked about this if he appears before lawmakers, who want to question him. The suggestion of the tape came as a chilling reminder of the Watergate scandal, during which it had emerged that former President Richard Nixon used to record conversations in the White House. Read More »

Box Office Weekend: Guardians of the Galaxy Sequel Owns Box Office

If you saw Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 over the weekend, let us know what you thought of it in the forums! Guardians of the Galaxy actors Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana , Dave Bautista , Vin Diesel , Bradley Cooper , and Karen Gillan all returned, and Kurt Russell and Pom Klementieff were added to the cast. Read More »

NU's Kate Smith finishes 37th at NCAA golf regional


Kristen Gillman was named SEC Freshman Player of the Year. "We're happy to improve upon the previous NCAA trips we've made, but we also thinking that we could've done better here this week", said MSU Coach Velvet Milkman. Garcia said she gave only brief thought to playing safe. Gabby Barker was the only Lady Raider to hit an eagle on the first day. This time, however, her birdie putt lipped out, as did her birdie attempt on No. Read More »

Trump warns Comey not to 'leak' conversations


The president told NBC's Lester Holt that Mr Comey used the meeting to request to keep his job as Federal Bureau of Investigation director - a 10-year appointment of which he had served four years. "You will have that", Comey told his associates he responded. This lack of transparency has fuelled accusations that there might be some personal business reason for his campaign pledge to seek warmer ties with Putin if elected. Read More »

Trump Is Trying to Control the FBI. It's Time to Freak Out

US President Donald Trump on Friday threatened to cancel the White House press briefings and instead issue written responses to questions "for accuracy", escalating his tiff with the media that has questioned the administration's shifting stance on the Federal Bureau of Investigation chief's firing. Read More »

White House Official Says Administration Was 'Tricked' by Russian News Agency


But can we pause to note just how controversial this meeting has become? The Russian foreign minister Sergey Lavrov called on President Trump in the White House, the first such visit since 2013. But another official said the episode did not bode well for U.S. Reporters weren't allowed into the meeting, and the only images that emerged came from Russian government accounts, while Scherbak's images appeared in Russian state media and its social media accounts. Read More »

Why Was James Comey Fired? President Trump Contradicts His Team


In an interview with Fox News Channel's Jeannine Pirro set to air Saturday, Trump suggested eliminating the daily briefings and instead having one every two weeks - conducted by him. Illinois Republicans in Congress this week didn't make the same call for an investigator, but they didn't fully embrace Trump's ouster of Comey, either. Read More »

Russians 'Laughing' Over Dems Tying Election Loss to Comey


A handout photo made available by the Russian foreign ministry shows US President Donald Trump (L) and Russian foreign minister Sergei Lavrov at the White House in Washington , DC. "Not meet with the Russians?" First, some periodicals complained that only Russia's photographer was allowed to take pictures at the protocol part of the meeting. Read More »

Sacked FBI Director James Comey delivers farewell message


But White House officials privately expressed surprise at the level of backlash, particularly from leading Republicans. White House officials offered a somewhat different version Wednesday of how Trump came to fire Comey, casting his decision as one that reflected an "erosion of confidence" that had always been in the making. Read More »

Sarkar 3 movie review: Amitabh Bachchan fails to save this predictable mess


Get on with the story! This is the most disappointing sequel to both Sarkar and Sarkar Raj . Unknown to him, his girlfriend Anu (Yami Gautam) has a personal score to settle with Sarkar . Maybe the expectations are set too high, and the story utterly failed even to try to get them. He then revealed that Abhishek initiated the idea for "Sarkar 3". Read More »

Celtics take scoring load off Thomas

He said he's found maturity to step back and not force plays that he might not have had earlier in his career. Boston G Isaiah Thomas was fined $25,000 by the National Basketball Association for "directing inappropriate language toward a fan" in Washington during Game 4. Read More »

Acting FBI head disputes White House claim Comey had lost staff support

The president fumed in March when Comey dismissed his claim that former President Barack Obama had wiretapped Trump, the Times reported , according to anonymous sources. "He said, 'You are not under investigation'". In a statement, Burr and Warner said the committee first requested the documents in a letter to Flynn last month, but that Flynn declined to cooperate. Read More »

Sanchez, Giroud help Arsenal leapfrog Man United


There were four players who have scored 20 goals in a Premier League season in an Arsenal shirt ( Ian Wright , Thierry Henry , Emmanuel Adebayor, Robin van Persie ). "Every time it was interesting, I think, the play". The German made five tackles throughout the game, some of which were crunching if I may say so too, he had a very efficient night. Read More »

White House furious after being trolled with Russia Oval Office photos

Michael McFaul, who was US ambassador to Russian Federation under President Barack Obama, called the White House message on Trump's meeting with Lavrov "happy talk". Lavrov later on Wednesday said it was "humiliating" for the American people to hear that Russia is controlling the political situation in the USA, adding that American politicians raising questions about Russian interference in the 2016 election is damaging the U.S. Read More »