Arts&Culture Clinton Blames Herself, FBI & Russia For 2016 Loss
Author: 0 Clinton Blames Herself, FBI & Russia For 2016 Loss

While she took a certain degree of responsibility for her defeat, Clinton primarily blamed the publication of the emails on whistleblower site WikiLeaks in combination with FBI Director Jim Comey's announcement that he was reopening an investigation into her use of a private email server while holding public office.

Arts&Culture Drake, Ed Sheeran and more to perform at the Billboard Music Awards
Author: 0 Drake, Ed Sheeran and more to perform at the Billboard Music Awards

In addition to FGL, Bruno Mars, Ed Sheeran, Nicki Minaj, Camila Cabello, Celine Dion, Drake, Imagine Dragons, John Legend and Lorde are also scheduled to take the stage throughout the awards ceremony. The 2017 Billboard Music Awards will be broadcast from the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on May 21 . As if the star power wasn't enough, Billboard promises to announce more performers in the coming weeks.

Arts&Culture WGA & AMPTP Reach
Author: 0 WGA & AMPTP Reach "Tentative Agreement" Averting Strike

Although the WGA said they didn't get everything they wanted , with nearly unanimous support from the writers, the Guild was able to achieve a deal that will net its members $130 million more over the life of the contract than they were expected to accept, the memo said.

Arts&Culture Must-See Moments from the 2017 Met Gala
Author: 0 Must-See Moments from the 2017 Met Gala

Katy, who co-hosted this year's annual gala, also served as its live musical guest, following in the footsteps of popstar Rihanna , who performed at last year's Gala. The singer appeared to wear album promo on her face . Comme des Garcons focuses on asymmetry, imbalance and the form and structure of the garment, often relegating the wearer to the background.

Arts&Culture Motive unclear for University of Texas stabbings
Author: 0 Motive unclear for University of Texas stabbings

Two of the students wounded in Monday's attack have been treated and released from hospitals while a third remains hospitalized, University of Texas President Greg Fenves said. "He grabbed this guy by the shoulder who was facing him and stabbed him in the back and so I turned around and started running away". As of Tuesday, one student is dead and three more were injured in the incident Monday afternoon.

Author: 0 Tyson Fury promises to 'spank' Anthony Joshua in fight

After defeating Klitschko in front of 90,000 spectators and roars, Anthony Joshua requested the opportunity to fight against Tyson Fury next, who also beat Klitschko - on points in November 2015 - but has not fought since. "I love fighting. Tyson Fury, I know he's been talking, I want to give 90,000 a chance (to see us), I just want to fight". "Sometimes you can be a phenomenal boxer but this sport is about character".

Arts&Culture Raptors need to find another level in Milwaukee
Author: 0 Raptors need to find another level in Milwaukee

It will be interesting to see if they can carry some of their momentum forward from their big win in Game 3. Quickly, the Raptors took the lead in the series in Game 1. The Raps were actually down 31 at the half in Cleveland in Game 5 a year ago, or four points better than they were here in Milwaukee . DeRozan didn't make a single shot in Game 3, a humbling 104-77 beatdown courtesy of the Milwaukee Bucks .

Author: 0 French campaign heats up with rallies, May Day marches

French voters go to the polls on Sunday to decide between the two. He says Le Pen's priorities as president would be "to fight against press freedom, "against women's rights, the right to abortion" and "against same-sex couples' rights". Referring to Mr Macron's period as a minister in President Hollande's government, she accused him of being a "candidate of continuity... littered with the corpses of jobs transferred off-shore, the ruins of bust businesses, and the gaping holes of deficit ...

Arts&Culture No Motive Released in Shooting Death of Officer Ballard
Author: 0 No Motive Released in Shooting Death of Officer Ballard

There are no reported injuries. The remaining suspect holed up in a home in the Brick Mills Development, police said, which said was about 15 miles from the Wawa. The 32-year-old served on the force for almost nine years and was a Bowie, Md. native, according to his Facebook page. The head of the Delaware State Police, Col.

Arts&Culture Xiaomi to Oppo: How Chinese smartphone players have evolved in India
Author: 0 Xiaomi to Oppo: How Chinese smartphone players have evolved in India

Counterpoint Research actually released their findings on smartphone shipments in India, or as they call it "India smartphone shipments market share", read on if you're interested. Nearly four out of five mobile phones shipped were made in India during Q1 2017. "The imposition of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) will have an impact on domestic manufacturing and the government will need to continue incentives for locally manufactured mobile phones to further push the domestic manufacturing ...

Author: 0 Tony Award Nominations on NY1

The nominees for best play were Pulitzer Prize victor "Sweat", "Oslo", " Indecent " and "A Doll's House, Part 2". Other contenders for best new musical include the heart-wrenching Dear Evan Hansen, the 9/11-based Come From Away , and Groundhog Day , adapted from the 1993 Bill Murray movie.

Arts&Culture Fox News co-president Bill Shine out in latest shake-up for network
Author: 0 Fox News co-president Bill Shine out in latest shake-up for network

Shine's exit comes on the heels of the ouster of FNC primetime star Bill O'Reilly after a NYT report about the millions Fox News had paid out to women who had made harassment allegations about O'Reilly over more than a decade. At press time , Hannity had not commented on the news regarding Shine's resignation. The shakeup came on the same day that Fox is launching two new shows.

Author: 0 Kylie Jenner snaps star-studded selfie in Met Gala bathroom

The Japanese designer is the second living fashion icon to be immortalised by the museum by the way of the theme, after Yves Saint Laurent in 1983. Selena Gomez slayed it in Coach while Katy Perry's daring look in Maison Margiela had Instagram going into a tizzy.

Author: 0 Fox News Executive, Bill Shine, Departs Amid Turmoil

Fox News issued a few press releases on Monday. The news set industry wags talking about the future of Sean Hannity at the network, given reports he has suggested he'd walk if his former producer did not get company support. Many suggest that Shine's dismissal is another signal that the company is looking to start fresh following the controversial departures of O'Reilly and Ailes.

Arts&Culture New mom Janet Jackson announces split with husband, return to the road
Author: 0 New mom Janet Jackson announces split with husband, return to the road

The singer announced she and her husband Wissam Al Mana have made a decision to separate and the issue is being dealt with by the courts. Janet Jackson is going on tour this fall. Janet Jackson performs after the Dubai World Cup at the Meydan Racecourse on March 26, 2016 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Jackson's Unbreakable World Tour has so far been postponed twice.

Author: 0 Things We Learned From Post-Payback WWE Raw (May 1)

Thanks to the newly formed faction of Carmella, Tamina Snuka, Natalya and James Ellsworth, Charlotte has found a valid reason to get the fans back on her side. "However, a report by Cageside Seats seems to indicate that Y2J will do the favours for Kevin Owens instead", via Sportskeeda . Finally, there's the match between Dolph Ziggler vs.

Arts&Culture Ryan Seacrest is Kelly Ripa's new co-host
Author: 0 Ryan Seacrest is Kelly Ripa's new co-host

Seacrest also had wonderful things to say about Ripa after the announcement. Seacrest has appeared on Live five times since Ripa's former co-host Michael Strahan left the show past year to co-host Good Morning America , also on ABC. The latter collectively reaches almost 35 million monthly, which is why a brand-new iHeartRadio studio has been readied for him at New York's ABC7, home of Live with Kelly and Ryan.

Author: 0 Trump to sign religious liberty executive order setting stage for LGBTQ discrimination

President Trump is expected to sign an executive order on religious liberty this Thursday-- which is the National Day of Prayer, senior White House sources confirmed Tuesday to Fox News. During his tenure as governor of Indiana, Pence introduced a similar piece of legislation called the Religious Freedom Restoration Act. Although it purports to strengthen religious freedom, what this order would actually do is misuse this freedom, turning it into a weapon to discriminate against broad swaths ...

Arts&Culture White House Backing Off Wall Funding Demand to Avoid Shutdown
Author: 0 White House Backing Off Wall Funding Demand to Avoid Shutdown

Pelosi and Republicans are wrestling over a Democratic demand that the must-pass spending bill keep money flowing under the health care law that helps low-earners pay out-of-pocket medical costs. The House of Representatives has made a move to avert a government shutdown with only days before Congress' April 28 spending deadline. It's also had the backing of Vice President Mike Pence, Republicans say.

Author: 0 Sami Vatanen returns to Ducks lineup vs. Oilers

Jakob Silfverberg scored the tying goal with 9:13 to play in regulation for the Ducks, who lost in regulation for the first time in 19 games since March 10. Connor McDavid found another gear and scored a powerful goal to make it 3-3. At 8:40, in the Ducks zone, McDavid turned on a dime, opened up a shooting lane and fired a wrist shot just inside the post.

Author: 0 Select list of nominees for 2017 Tony Awards

However, when you consider the number of shows that were either completely snubbed or shut out of the major categories, a very different picture emerges. Also ignored were two smashing turns: Allison Janney, in best revival nominee Six Degrees of Separation, and Kate Burton in the Kevin Kline-led and nominated revival of Noël Coward's Present Laughter .

Author: 0 Kelly Rips set to announce new co-host for 'Live'

Nonetheless, Miz Ripa was in no rush to find Michael's replacement as she had a slew of A-list guest cohosts for about a year - including Anderson Cooper , Andy Cohen, Jimmy Kimmel , Neil Patrick Harris, Dwyane Wade, and others. Visibly nervous, she went on, "Today my new co-host will be joining me on Live! ". Seacrest was named co-host of the morning chat show, ending a yearlong search for a marquee name as Michael Strahan's successor.

Arts&Culture Colin Kaepernick gives parolees a makeover with suit donation
Author: 0 Colin Kaepernick gives parolees a makeover with suit donation

The QB himself does not actually have a job right now. The organization said that Kaepernick dropped off two large boxes of custom-made suits at a parole office in the borough of Queens. Here they are outside a parole office in Queens with Kevin Livingston , the chairman, CEO, and president of 100 Suits . "Through a variety of programs, we have been able to connect to and assist formerly incarcerated individuals, homeless individuals, gang members and survivors of domestic violence".

Author: 0 Duke and Duchess of Cambridge to celebrate Princess Charlotte's second birthday

Royal fans were treated to a new portrait of the Princess on Monday, taken by her mother the Duchess of Cambridge , to mark Charlotte's second birthday on 2 May. And we are eager to discover the photo album souvenir of the small birthday party that should probably take place at the palace! She's just a bit behind big brother George, who will turn 4 at the end of July.

Author: 0 Christy Clark threatens to impose carbon tax on USA coal if re-elected

When Higgins got home that night, she got a phone call from her nephew. I can't talk to you right now. Medical Services Plan payments have been a hot election topic since the B.C. "I was also upset about those health-care workers who were fired, including a man who committed suicide". "It gives people a chance to connect with her one on one".

Author: 0 With profits at stake, Rupert Murdoch isn't changing the Fox News script

Shine stepped down on Monday amid accusations that he retaliated against Fox News employees who came forward with allegations of sexual harassment, some against former CEO Roger Ailes. Sherman followed up with a few more reported details, including how Fox News talent was "stunned" by the development. Shine joined Fox News in 1996 with Hannity's help and reportedly had a "decades-long friendship and working relationship" with him.

Arts&Culture Princess Charlotte's sweater from second birthday photo quickly sells out
Author: 0 Princess Charlotte's sweater from second birthday photo quickly sells out

The photo, snapped by Kate Middleton herself, is a display of the royal family's signature refined and classic style. Her Royal Highness Princess Charlotte Elizabeth Diana of Cambridge weighed in at 8lbs 3oz and was delivered only two and a half hours after her mother, the Duchess of Cambridge, was admitted to St Mary's Hospital in Paddington, London.

Arts&Culture WWE Legend X-Pac Arrested for Bringing Meth Through Customs
Author: 0 WWE Legend X-Pac Arrested for Bringing Meth Through Customs

Sean has struggled with substance abuse in the past, as TMZ reports the 4-time WWE Tag Team Champion has been arrested on drug possession on multiple occasions. He wrote on Monday (01.05.17): "I've had a insane weekend". Waltman has a history of drug-related arrests, which is likely why he was flagged at the airport, according to TMZ Sports .

Author: 0 Tony Award nominations without 'Hamilton' are murky indeed

She was nominated for Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical for her star turn as Kim, a Vietnamese bar girl who falls in love with a departing American soldier in 1975, during the fall of Saigon to the Viet Cong. Bette Midler, who stars as the matchmaker in "Hello, Dolly!" will compete with " War Paint " stars Patti LuPone and Christine Ebersole; Denee Benton, of "Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812" and Eva Noblezada of " Miss Saigon ".

Author: 0 Blanchett, Field, Midler get Tony nods

The revival garnered 10 nominations overall, two fewer than " Natasha , Pierre & the Great Comet of 1812", which is based partially on Tolstoy's " War and Peace ". Big names appearing this season who were not nominated included Diane Lane, Mark Ruffalo and Allison Janney. He will compete for the best leading actor with Denis Arndt of " Heisenberg ", Chris Cooper from " A Doll's House, Part 2 ", Corey Hawkins in " Six Degrees of Separation " and Jefferson Mays from " Oslo ".

Author: 0 Sean Hannity Says He Plans to Stay at Fox News

When rumors first started swirling last week that Shine could be on his way out, Hannity took to Twitter to say Shine's departure would mark the "end of [Fox] as we know it". The exit of Bill Shine - a co-president at the network and a close ally of Roger E. Ailes , its former chairman - came almost 10 months after Mr. Ailes was removed in the wake of numerous harassment allegations.

Arts&Culture 5 things we think we know after WWE Payback
Author: 0 5 things we think we know after WWE Payback

While the assault was expected, what made the moment even worse was the crowd chanting "Thank you Strowman " and "You deserve it" while Reigns is bleeding profusely. Braun Strowman is a legitimate main-event wrestler. No matter who wins the match , the United States title will remain the property of SmackDown live .

Author: 0 Fox News co-president Bill Shine resigns amid ongoing harassment scandal

Kevin Lord , EVP of human resources, will take on additional responsibilities as head of compliance at the network, reporting to Gerson Zweifach, chief corporate counsel of 21 Century Fox . While Hannity remains steadfast that his relationship with Fox News has not changed, other media outlets have reported otherwise. "Somebody HIGH UP AND INSIDE FNC is trying to get an innocent person fired", Hannity said.

Author: 0 WWE Payback: Braun Strowman conquers Roman Reigns

Fans were anticipating when the Hugger would dethrone Charlotte, and when she did, it was a great moment. It was a clash of the WWE's best women Superstars, which named Alexa the victor after serving Bayley with a vicious DDT. Now normally Reigns is unbeatable when it comes to booking, and he remains the WWE's main man, but him losing here makes more sense. As reported by CBS Sports , WWE superstar Braun Strowman's father is actually a famous softball player from many years ago.

Author: 0 Shocking! Veteran actor Vinod Khanna passes away

Tributes poured in from the world of Hindi cinema for the award-winning actor, who was lauded for his roles playing angry young men in the 1970s. Vinod Khanna , had been associated with BJP for past twenty years. He was joined by many industry veterans but especially Rishi Kapoor, who came back home more anguished than he had expected. The star's last film was 2015's Dilwale , ( The Big Hearted ).

Arts&Culture Star Wars: Episode IX Moves To May 2019
Author: 0 Star Wars: Episode IX Moves To May 2019

Are you most excited for Indy V or Star Wars IX? Episode IX will be directed by Jurassic World director Colin Trevorrow. One complicating factor for Lucasfilm is the next installment in the Indiana Jones franchise, which reunites director Steven Spielberg with star Harrison Ford .

Arts&Culture Kamal Haasan unveils first look poster of Vishwaroopam-2
Author: 0 Kamal Haasan unveils first look poster of Vishwaroopam-2

Actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan on Tuesday unveiled the first look poster of his long-delayed bilingual film "Vishwaroopam 2". Vishwaroopam was involved in several controversies including an initial ban in Tamil Nadu and neighbouring states and a demand for title change.

Author: 0 Hollywood writers' guild reaches tentative deal

This would hit late-night talk shows, daytime soap operas and upcoming TV series and films. After the 2007-08 strike, the two sides reached agreements in 2010 and 2013, but TV writers in particular have seen their earnings slide since then and want to claw back some losses.

Arts&Culture Kensington Palace releases new photo of Princess Charlotte, ahead of 2nd birthday
Author: 0 Kensington Palace releases new photo of Princess Charlotte, ahead of 2nd birthday

Diana was known for her love of novelty print sweaters, and in 1981, she wore a vibrant red pullover featuring black and white sheep, not unlike the blue ones on the collar of Charlotte's cardigan. Charlotte's first birthday was marked with the release of four official photographs by her parents. Last year, a photograph of Charlotte on the occasion of her first birthday sparked fierce demand for a cream cashmere cardigan made by a brand called Olivier Baby & Kids.

Arts&Culture Steam and GOG sales celebrate Star Wars Day early
Author: 0 Steam and GOG sales celebrate Star Wars Day early

Because of this, Battlefront 2 has quite the variety of villains that it absolutely needs to feature. On the latest episode on the channel our host breaks down the structural differences between Star Wars : The Force Awakens and Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.

Arts&Culture Beyoncé Is Dropping a $300 Lemonade Box Set
Author: 0 Beyoncé Is Dropping a $300 Lemonade Box Set

The Lemonade collector's edition costs $299.99 and is available for pre-order on Beyoncé's website . The How to Make Lemonade box set gives unprecedented insight into the making of multiple award-winning Lemonade, with a numbered, collector's edition coffee table book, double vinyl LP and audio and visual album downloads.

Author: 0 'Episode IX' gets May 2019 release date: Disney

Lucasfilm are planning more Star Wars spin-off films, its president has announced. Disney gave no details on " Star Wars: Episode IX", about which little is known except that it will be directed by Colin Trevorrow. However, it does appear as if Disney and Lucasfilm are digging in their heels with this film, and will attempt to try their luck with a summer release schedule.

Author: 0 NFL Draft 2017: Oakland Raiders first-round grade

Conley doesn't have much experience playing in the slot, so Del Rio said they'll have to determine if he's capable of playing there. His time of 4.4 in the 40-yard dash was among the top 10 at the combine. He and the hard-hitting Joseph have disparate strengths. Unless the 49ers have specific plans for him that they haven't revealed, this pick leaves a bit to be desired even with the 49ers moving to a 4-3 defensive scheme.

Author: 0 Anna Wintour Kicks Off Met Gala Red Carpet

Kylie Jenner caught a cuddly moment between the two, and that pic showed up on Kim Kardashian's Snapchat before the evening was over. Exquisite feather details adorned the train of Blake Lively's gold-chain dress while she kept her make-up minimal.

Author: 0 Trump schedules another phone call with Russia's Putin

Russia condemns the use of chemical weapons by anyone and wants a full and impartial investigation into last month's poison gas attack on the Syrian city of Khan Sheikhoun, Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Tuesday. The German leader last visited Russian Federation in May 2015 when she met Putin in Moscow but, like most Western leaders, snubbed a Red Square parade for the 70th anniversary of World War II victory.

Author: 0 Ryan Seacrest officially confirmed as Kelly Ripa's Live co-host

Submit your Newswire tips here. After the first commercial break it was revealed that Ryan Seacrest would be Ripa's new co-host on the newly titled Live With Kelly and Ryan. "Nice to see you, partner", Seacrest said as he walked onto the NY set of the show made famous by Regis Philbin . But while many are confused with their very different personalities and how they'll mesh on air, we're all excited to see what kind of show this becomes.