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Author: 0 David Beckham's acting skills in King Arthur trailer leave fans 'cringing'

But at the London premiere of the film last night, Ritchie said that Becks had hired an acting coach for the part, and was an absolute "pleasure" to work with. "Hands on the heel, stupid". He looked after me in many different ways. Ossie Ikeogu teased: "Not sure if Posh should dust off the Oscars dress just yet after seeing King Arthur trailer".

Author: 0 Cher Slays & Wins the Billboard Icon Award

Adele previously held the record after winning 12 Billboard Music Awards a year ago. "When I was really young, my mum said, 'You're not gonna be the smartest, you're not gonna be the prettiest, you're not gonna be the most talented, but you're gonna be special'".

Author: 0 Portugal makes history with Eurovision Song Contest win

At first glance, Sobral's decision to forgo the elaborate choreography and heavy dance tempos favoured by most contestants in the kitsch contest had made him a long shot. "Bravo Salvador! Bravo Portugal", tweeted Prime Minister Antonio Costa. The previous best Portuguese Eurovision ranking was 6th place, back in 1996.

Arts&Culture Melania again appears to reject Trump's attempt at holding hands
Author: 0 Melania again appears to reject Trump's attempt at holding hands

With that swat, Melania had temporarily sated the public's bottomless appetite to see President Trump denied what he wants in its most viscerally appealing manifestation. Israeli publication Haaretz posted a slow motion clip of the moment on Twitter with the comment: "Well this is embarrassing". "She tries to hold his hand at times in an affectionate way, which makes me think that was their normal way of walking".

Arts&Culture Indiana's unemployment rate declines to 3.6 percent in April
Author: 0 Indiana's unemployment rate declines to 3.6 percent in April

Nearly 100,000 extra workers joined the labor force either after becoming adults, resuming their job search after a period on the sidelines or moving to North Carolina. Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach placed third with 26,400 new jobs, a 3.2 percent hike. A rate this low "makes it more hard for businesses to fill openings, but we are having high population growth from people moving here", Ryan Gedney, a senior economist for the Colorado Department of Labor and Employment, said ...

Author: 0 Celine Dion Speaks About Her Billboard Music Award Performance

Drake walked into the Billboard Awards with 10 awards, while early winners included Beyonce, who won five, and twenty one pilots, who won four. Dion was stopped dead in her tracks backstage by Cher - who ruled the BBMAs stage by belting out her 1998 dance-pop hit "Believe", wearing nothing but heart-shaped pasties, a thong, and a "robe" made out of strands of silver jewels (just further proving her ICON award was well-deserved).

Author: 0 Celebrities react to Manchester bombing at Ariana Grande concert

Prime Minister Theresa May vowed "terrorists will not prevail", after the Islamic State jihadist group claimed responsibility for the attack at the conclusion of USA pop star Ariana Grande's concert late Monday at the Manchester Arena , one of Europe's largest indoor venues.

Author: 0 Celine Dion Starts Cher Singalong at the 2017 Billboard Music Awards

He also performed in the Bellagio fountain , and awkwardly hit on Vanessa Hudgens on stage . Cher used pink heart pasties to cover her nipples . He was joined on the stage by Nicki Minaj , Lil Wayne and his father. The special performance of the song, which one Record of the Year and Song of the Year Grammy Awards, marked the track's 20th anniversary .

Author: 0 Cher makes us 'believe' again with epic performance at Billboard Music Awards

The actress attended the celebration of some of the most successful performers of the year, handing out the award for Top Male Artist. Other eye-catching looks at the 2017 Awards included the showstopping winged white Stephane Rolland Haute Couture gown Celine Dion wore to perform her Titanic theme My Heart Will Go On .

Author: 0 Rocker Chris Cornell killed himself by hanging, official says

Cornell's wife had asked a family friend him to check on the singer, sources tell WDIV . The singer was found inside his hotel bathroom at the MGM Grand [Detroit] at 12:05 AM, May 18. The Washington Post reported that "the banshee-voiced singer in the seminal Seattle band Soundgarden killed himself in a hotel room after playing a Wednesday night concert with the group, authorities said".

Arts&Culture Chicago Justice canceled by NBC
Author: 0 Chicago Justice canceled by NBC

The Chicago shows, under the aegis of producer Dick Wolf , built an interconnected shared world in which characters moved from show to show even outside full-fledged crossovers. Would you like to see any of the show's various players pop up on the network's various other One Chicago series? While the network renewed the other shows in the " CHICAGO FIRE " franchise, CHICAGO P.D.

Arts&Culture Zac Efron and Alexandra Daddario are getting together
Author: 0 Zac Efron and Alexandra Daddario are getting together

Dwayne Johnson , pictured here with Zac Efron , also serves as executive producer on the film. " They might get grossed out by me because I sweat so much, but that's how you know if they're a keeper". "I kind of sneak over here on my own time as well". Gav Murphy of IGN said: "Before seeing Baywatch , I felt like the whole thing had a lot of promise but unfortunately that's hidden behind stagnant comedy which has been sold to us under the cheap guise of something recognisable from 25 ...

Arts&Culture 'Nobody does it better': Daniel Craig pays tribute to Sir Roger Moore
Author: 0 'Nobody does it better': Daniel Craig pays tribute to Sir Roger Moore

But acting was never forgotten. Brosnan also released a statement about the late 007 icon on his Facebook page, crediting Moore for leading the way so that he could one day take up the mantle. Roger Moore as James Bond . In accordance to his wishes, he will have a private funeral in Monaco. Fondly describing him as "my Bond ", she said "Roger taught me what a movie star really was and should be".

Author: 0 Trump's first budget: Trillions in cuts

McCain has been a proponent of increasing defense spending to above $640 billion in order to renew the military and invest in modern capabilities. And while House Republicans have already passed a bill that would provide for the same cuts, and even some Senate Republicans are pushing for the kinds of changes that would drop millions of adults from Medicaid , it's not clear they have enough support in the Senate to get what they want.

Author: 0 Britain raises terror threat level from "severe" to "critical"

The singer was not injured, according to a representative. We have faced a serious terrorist threat in our country for many years. "Some people were screaming they'd seen blood but other people were saying it was balloons busting or a speaker had been popped", said another eyewitness.

Author: 0 Iran accuses US of 'Iranophobia', arming 'dangerous terrorists'

It has said it backs Trump's call to strengthen the monitoring of the deal, but has reassured France's commitment to its implementation, including the lifting of sanctions. On Monday Trump arrived in Israel, where he again singled out Iran. South Korea "congratulates President Rouhani on his re-election", the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a statement.

Arts&Culture Director Doug Liman departs Justice League Dark movie
Author: 0 Director Doug Liman departs Justice League Dark movie

The film will be produced by Scott Rudin , while the screenplay is being penned by Michael Gilio . Some of the team members include Constantine , Swamp Thing, Zatanna, Deadman and Etrigan the Demon. Del Toro later confirmed that he was indeed working on the film with the working title Dark Universe but in 2015 he left the project to work onCrimson Peak and the sequel to Pacific Rim .

Arts&Culture Gal Gadot on Playing 'Wonder Woman': 'It Was an Honor'
Author: 0 Gal Gadot on Playing 'Wonder Woman': 'It Was an Honor'

I also couldn't help but crack a smile on this cold, as-of-right-now-coffeeless day as Kara brought her wrists together in Wonder Woman's crossed arms defensive pose, showing that she's wearing her gauntlets, too. " Wonder Woman ", director Patty Jenkins' World War I take on the DC Comics superheroine, took the lead spot in the survey of more than 10,000 people, the largest sampling Fandango has ever taken.

Arts&Culture Trump tweets after Middle East trip: 'Trying hard for PEACE'
Author: 0 Trump tweets after Middle East trip: 'Trying hard for PEACE'

President Trump and First Lady Melania Trump exchanged pleasantries with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his wife before boarding Air Force One. "Iran's leaders routinely call for Israel's destruction". Both sides will face tough decisions. Trump's visit to Jerusalem has been laden with religious symbolism.

Arts&Culture FCC Closes Review of Colbert Comments
Author: 0 FCC Closes Review of Colbert Comments

The FCC says it received almost 6,000 complaints about a controversial joke made by Stephen Colbert . FCC spokesman Neil Grace said Tuesday the agency has reviewed the complaints and "concluded that there was nothing actionable under the FCC's rules".

Author: 0 Israelis and Arabs share 'common cause' against Iran

During their recent stay in the Saudi capital of Riyadh , Ivanka Trump made a controversial statement about the situation, praising Saudi Arabia's progress on women's rights. The U.S. President admonished them that rather than allow themselves to become terrorists, they should build a new era of prosperity for themselves and their people.

Arts&Culture Dina Merrill, heiress and actress, dead at 93
Author: 0 Dina Merrill, heiress and actress, dead at 93

In 1945, she made her debut on stage in the play The Mermaid Singing . "The new work and artists created in the Dina Merrill Theater is a lasting legacy, and one that will outlive us all". "I loved the make-believe", she commented in 1993, "and I still do". As a result, her name was dropped from the snobbish Social Register, which excluded actors.

Author: 0 ISIS claims responsibility for Manchester Arena attack that killed 22 people

The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for the attack, the AP reported . Her Majesty The Queen on Tuesday afternoon delivered a statement expressing her sympathy for the victims of the Manchester terrorist attack and condemning the "barbarity" of the bombing that killed more than 20 people.

Author: 0 Drake breaks record with 13 honours at Billboard Music Awards

She then turned to him in the crowd and said, "I'm invited, right?" With memorable moments such as performances and acceptance speeches, last night's award show is still a trending topic on Twitter. She told Billboard: "It was not supposed to be part of the movie, period". Later on she showed up in one of Cher's iconic stage costumes and danced along to Cher's performance from the audience.

Arts&Culture Girl snatched by sea lion treated for 'superficial wound'
Author: 0 Girl snatched by sea lion treated for 'superficial wound'

Seconds later, the girl turns her back to the water, sits on the edge of the dock, and the sea lion lunges again to pull her into the water - this time successful. "They are 1,000-pounds-plus. We are not at Sea World here", Kiesman said. The video portrays the family as tourists, but Lau said they're residents of Vancouver.

Author: 0 Tom Cruise reveals 'Top Gun 2' to start filming soon

Cruise, who is one of the film industry's biggest bankable stars, said filming would probably start in the next year. "Just got back from a weekend in New Orleans to see my old friend Tom Cruise and discuss a little Top Gun 2 ", Bruckheimer wrote on Twitter .

Author: 0 Willdo everything to achieve Israel-Palestinian peace deal

The Palestinian leader affirmed his willingness to cooperate with the US administration to conclude a historic peace agreement with Israel . Indeed, Trump has not referenced a "two-state solution" or a " Palestinian state " since he stepped foot on Israeli soil Monday afternoon, an omission which has raised hopes in the Israeli right-wing that Trump will not ultimately support either idea in his pursuit of a peace deal.

Author: 0 'Star Wars' at 40: The Force is still strong

One cover shows Luke and Rey , that relationship is at the center of 'The Last Jedi .' The second cover has Finn with Poe Dameron. Vanity Fair teased the new covers online. There's also the baddie cover, with Gwendoline Christie/Captain Phasma putting in some actual face time without her mask, and sad, inept Kylo and Hux looking like they're not sure if they're leaning close together to look tough or out of fear.

Author: 0 Drake Beats Adele's Record by Taking Home 13 Billboard Music Awards

It was a disappointing night for British artists with the only awards coming from Zayn Malik and Coldplay, who triumphed in the categories of best new artist and top rock tour respectively. The Chainsmokers performed "Young" with Andrew Taggart on vocals and Alex Pall behind the board (they were also backed by a drummer), and Drake performed from the Fountains of Bellagio.

Arts&Culture Kim's Pregnancy Bombshell! Kardashian's Mom Kris Jenner To Carry Third Child?
Author: 0 Kim's Pregnancy Bombshell! Kardashian's Mom Kris Jenner To Carry Third Child?

Wong, the mom of six found out that despite the fact that she no longer has any viable eggs, she still technically has the ability to carry a baby. Enter Jenner, 61, who spent the majority of Sunday's episode on a quest to determine whether she was fertile or not after receiving a letter from a married couple who was interested in buying her eggs.

Author: 0 India is a victim of terrorism, says Donald Trump in Saudi Arabia

The White House and the Saudis have actively worked for rapprochement in order to fight terrorism - with the president vowing to avoid criticism of Saudi Arabia's dismal record on women's rights and other human rights issues. The President's trip to Saudi Arabia also served as something of a reset with the region following his presidential campaign, which was frequently punctured by bouts of anti-Islamic rhetoric.

Author: 0 Drake beats HUGE star's record at the Billboard Music Awards

Drake will walk into the 2017 Billboard Music Awards already a victor: He earned 10 early awards Sunday morning . It was her first awards show performance in 15 years, and it seems as though she's been in a time capsule since then , because she looked fantastic.

Author: 0 Queen condemns barbaric terror attack in Manchester

The second victim was confirmed to be eight year old Saffie Roussos. At around 10:30 p.m., just as concert goers were filing out of the Manchester Arena after the pop star's performance - which took place at the largest indoor venue in Europe - a male attacker set off a homemade device and died after the bomb went off, The Telegraph reported.

Author: 0 Fox News founder Ailes dies

In a tweet on Thursday, Bush said, "He wasn't flawless, but Roger Ailes was my friend & I loved him". And the allegations went beyond just Ailes: In April, reports that the network had settled lawsuits with five women who alleged sexual harassment against network star Bill O'Reilly led to his firing.

Author: 0 Ariana Grande concert blast: Every parent's worst fear

The Scottish National Party (SNP) has postponed the launch of its election manifesto, which was due today, and SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon said the news was "heartbreaking" and her thoughts were with the victims of the "barbaric" attack. The hashtag #RoomForManchester has popped up on social media, offering spaces to those unable to get home from the concert. Cellphone video showed chaotic scenes of people screaming and running in the aftermath of the blast.

Author: 0 8 judges on Venezuela's Supreme Court hit with USA sanctions

Protesters blame Maduro for shortages of food and medicine. While Venezuelan leaders have lashed out at USA presidents frequently in the past, Maduro had largely been careful not to antagonize Trump. It reversed its decision a few days later but by then the opposition had seized the momentum. The members of Venezuela's Supreme Court of Justice allowed the country's executive branch to rule through emergency decrees, thereby restricting the rights of the people, the U.S.

Author: 0 Celine Dion marks 20th anniversary of 'Titanic' film at Billboard Awards

During her speech, Cher revealed, "I think luck has so much to do with my success". "That is not an applause thing; I'm 71 yesterday." she told the crowd. "I think he's right, but James Horner - who, unfortunately, passed away - I guess convinced him without telling him who was singing, he said, 'Please let me play you that song.' I did a demo and I guess he was convinced".

Author: 0 Dramatic Video Captures Sea Lion Dragging Girl Into Water

Sea lions people see in aquariums may look tame, but they can be aggressive. "You saw [the sea lion] kind of initially lunge out of the water and give a little huff". He went on to say that the family displayed "totally reckless behavior" by allowing the young girl to sit on the ledge of the dock following the first time the sea lion snapped at her.

Arts&Culture Drake Wins a Record 13 Awards, Wizkid Takes 4
Author: 0 Drake Wins a Record 13 Awards, Wizkid Takes 4

The Electronic Dance Music (EDM) duo picked up Top Collaboration Award for their hit track "Closer" with Halsey. A leader of the grunge movement spreading out of Seattle, the 52-year-old will be buried Friday in Los Angeles. However, Dan Reynolds of Imagine Dragons summed up his career succinctly, noting he was "a true innovator", "a musical architect", "a prolific songwriting" and "a legendary performer".

Author: 0 Arena blast: Manchester terror attack - what we know

Sharing a snap of herself with Ariana, Miley Cyrus wrote on Instagram: "Wishing I could give my friend @arianagrande a great big hug right now. love love love you.so sorry you had to be apart of such a tragic event! my most honest condolences to anyone and everyone affected by this horrific attack! all I can do is send as much HOPE & PEACE your way!" There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the bombing, but U.S.

Arts&Culture Predators eliminate Ducks, head to first Stanley Cup
Author: 0 Predators eliminate Ducks, head to first Stanley Cup

Forsberg has 15 points (eight goals, seven assists) in the 2017 Stanley Cup Playoffs (16 GP), the most goals and points in a single postseason in Predators history. The Anaheim Ducks pulled even in the third period and maintained an attack that was as relentless as it was desperate. But this has been the best postseason ever for Rinne , a three-time Vezina Trophy finalist, a stretch ranking among the NHL's best.

Arts&Culture Several dead at Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, UK after explosion
Author: 0 Several dead at Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, UK after explosion

July McKenzie, who was shopping when the Arndale shopping center, said: "We were just in the shop and could hear people screaming and security guards telling everybody to get out". "On the way out we saw a boy who was probably about six and he got pushed over and people were just trampling on him", Cherry said. As of 10 a.m. ET on Tuesday, May 23, we have three confirmed identities of victims killed in the attack.

Author: 0 Islamic State group claims deadly Manchester concert bombing

May chaired an emergency Cobra (Cabinet Office Briefing Rooms) meeting here in the wake of the blast. She called it among the worst terrorist incidents in Britain and "the worst ever to hit the north of England". But what we hope is that the spirit of Manchester - a proud, multicultural, vibrant and tolerant city - will recover by coming together. "We are devastated and in shock but are staying positive and staying strong".

Author: 0 Texas Senate approves 'religious refusal' adoption measure

The legislation to allow religious exemptions for adoption and foster care has passed the Senate on Monday and now heads to the desk of Republican Gov. "White. Colored. I was living through that era ... bathrooms divided us then, and it divides us now", Democratic state Representative Senfronia Thompson, who is black, said on the House floor.

Arts&Culture 'Supergirl' Previews General Zod in an Emotional Season Finale
Author: 0 'Supergirl' Previews General Zod in an Emotional Season Finale

It looked a bit wet, but also hopefully a lot of fun. Following this, Supergirl faces off against the evil Queen Rhea ( Teri Hatcher ) for the planet's safety while the Daxamite armies lay waste to the city. " Nevertheless, She Persisted " dedicates too much time to the exposition needed to explain the single combat ceremony as well as Lillian Luthor's atmospheric bomb.

Arts&Culture Rihanna and Lupita Nyong'o to star in meme-inspired film
Author: 0 Rihanna and Lupita Nyong'o to star in meme-inspired film

The journey from online meme to blockbuster movie quickly picked up steam when the Queen of Katwe star retweeted the idea to the " Work " singer in April. The original poster, which can not be traced anymore, pointed out that Rihanna looked like a con artist that scams rich men while Nyong'o plays the smart best friend who helps in the planning and hacking.

Author: 0 Congressmen Call On Trump To Recognize Jerusalem As The Israeli Capital

Monday in Israel at the president's brief public appearance with Netanyahu prior to their private meeting, Trump said he did not mention Israel in his meeting with the Russians. "The United States and Israel can declare with one voice that Iran must never be allowed to possess a nuclear weapon - never ever - and must cease its deadly funding, training and equipping of terrorists and militias", Trump said earlier on Monday.