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Arts&Culture Kevin Spacey promotes 'House of Cards' on Washington metro
Author: 0 Kevin Spacey promotes 'House of Cards' on Washington metro

House of Cards star Kevin Spacey has a pointed message to deliver to Trump: been there, done that. As you'll see from these exclusive photos - shot by Pete Souza , chief official White House photographer for Presidents Ronald Regan and Barack Obama - President Frank Underwood ( Kevin Spacey ) remains focused on pressing the flesh and working hard for (against?) the American people today.

Author: 0 Britain's threat level raised to 'critical' following Manchester attack Updated

This means that a terror attack is expected imminently. The following year, the threat level was upped to critical again after a man tried to bomb a London nightclub, before trying to attack the Glasgow Airport. Eyewitnesses in Manchester spoke of bodies strewn on the ground, covered in blood. "This means that their assessment is not only that an attack remains highly likely, but that a further attack may be imminent", May said in a televised statement from her Downing Street Office, ...

Arts&Culture 'Spider-Man: Homecoming' Trailer: Iron Man Upgrades Peter Parker's Suit
Author: 0 'Spider-Man: Homecoming' Trailer: Iron Man Upgrades Peter Parker's Suit

With Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 out of the way, we can look forward to the next Marvel Studios title arriving this summer, and that's their collaboration with Sony Pictures, Spider-Man: Homecoming . Peter Parker wants to be part of The Avengers but is held back by Stark's wishes. In the new "Spider-Man: Homecoming " trailer just released, Peter gets to show off some of the fancy gadgets included in his new suit that's been upgraded by Stark Industries.

Author: 0 Trump in Jerusalem: Peace 'one of the toughest deals'

He'll then head to Rome ahead of his meeting Wednesday at the Vatican with Pope Francis . The First Lady also accompanied Sara Netanyahu, the wife of the Israeli prime minister, to meet Jewish and Arab child patients at the Hadassah Medical Organization in Jerusalem .

Arts&Culture Authorities: Girl, 2, dead after man used 'wrestling moves'
Author: 0 Authorities: Girl, 2, dead after man used 'wrestling moves'

On May 17, before the child died, the Jefferson County Prosecuting Attorney's Office charged Gamache with abuse or neglect of a child, a class D felony punishable by up to seven years in prison. Jefferson County , MO (KTRS) A Jefferson County mother and her boyfriend are accused in the death of her two-year-old child. Cook was charged with endangering the welfare of a child and has a $2,500 cash-only bail.

Author: 0 Trump Receives Standing Ovations During Speech at Israel Museum

President Trump expressed condolences Tuesday for the victims of the terrorist attack in Manchester , England, calling on all nations to unite in a battle to "obliterate this evil ideology". "The terrorists and extremists and those who give them aid and comfort must be driven out from our society forever", Trump said. Speaking at the Israel Museum, he declared both sides ready to move forward, though there were no tangible signs of the dormant peace process being revived.

Arts&Culture New Spider-Man: Homecoming Trailer Shows Off New Suit, Characters
Author: 0 New Spider-Man: Homecoming Trailer Shows Off New Suit, Characters

As Peter enters his sophomore year in this summer's movie, fans are speculating that these new Spider-man movies will take a look at various years of Peter Parker while he's in high school. Directed by Jon Watts the movie starrs, Tom Holland , Robert Downey Jr., Jon Favreau, Marisa Tomei, Michael Keaton , Zendaya Coleman, Jacob Batalon, Laura Harrier, Donald Glover , and Tony Revolori.

Arts&Culture HBO scraps Jon Stewart project after technical problems
Author: 0 HBO scraps Jon Stewart project after technical problems

HBO said then that the partnership would launch with an animated parody of a cable news network allowing Stewart to comment on daily breaking news in real time . The series was expected be 'an animated parody of a cable news network with an Onion-like portal, ' HBO's head of programming Casey Bloys said a year ago.

Author: 0 NFL's Jennings edges Ross in 'Dancing' finale

ABC expanded the last telecast Tuesday to two and a half hours. Our Top 3 were then able to re-perform some of their favorite dance numbers from the season. However, if you want, this summer you can catch Rashad Jennings shaking his groove thing in a town near you. The Season 24 finalists await the news.

Author: 0 New Baywatch film will be hottest sex-fest ever, the Rock says

However, according to the reports, CBFC has recommended the chopping down of one visual and four audio sequences from the movie . With how successful 21 Jump Street was, you can expect Hollywood to try and emulate that success. If there were any weaknesses to the cast , surprisingly it may be Efron and Johnson. But the script lets the stars down, particularly Efron .

Arts&Culture Sir Sean Connery pays emotional tribute to fellow Bond Sir Roger Moore
Author: 0 Sir Sean Connery pays emotional tribute to fellow Bond Sir Roger Moore

After news broke on Tuesday that Moore died at age 89 after "a short but courageous battle with cancer", Daniel Craig and Pierce Brosnan both paid sweet tributes to their predecessor on social media. "They're being exploited. We have to tell them that", Moore said. Questioned by People magazine , the 64-year-old actor continued his tribute and revealed to be very admiring of Roger Moore and his entire career: "Mr.

Arts&Culture Elizabeth Banks is directing a reboot of Charlie's Angels
Author: 0 Elizabeth Banks is directing a reboot of Charlie's Angels

Charlie's Angels has always been a franchise built on the foundation of strong women taking care of business, but it has always been done under the lead of a man in the director's chair. Casting details have not yet been released, however, Hidden Figures star Janelle Monae is apparently being targeted for a central role. After a pair of short film director credits, Banks took on the role of director for Pitch Perfect 2 .

Arts&Culture Katrina Kaif-Ranbir Kapoor starrer 'Jagga Jasoos' has a CONFIRMED release date
Author: 0 Katrina Kaif-Ranbir Kapoor starrer 'Jagga Jasoos' has a CONFIRMED release date

The cinematography of the trailer has been one of the talking points, and audience is eagerly waiting to see what Anurag Basu has for his fans this time around. The music for the film, that involves 29 tracks, has been done by famed music producer, Pritam. When asked him about the film, Anurag said, "I don't know with whom I will make the film and when exactly".

Author: 0 Trump's speech from Jerusalem

President Donald Trump arrived in Israel on Monday in the earliest-ever visit by a US leader in a presidential term. Much of the speech was dedicated to affirming "the unshakable bond" between the USA and Israel . Trump opened his first visit to Israel Monday, a two-day stop aimed at testing the waters for jumpstarting the dormant Middle East peace process.

Arts&Culture Vivek Oberoi Gifted house to acid attack survivor Lalita Bansi
Author: 0 Vivek Oberoi Gifted house to acid attack survivor Lalita Bansi

Bansi has undergone 17 surgeries at Bombay Hospital and will be undergoing another 12 in the coming months. They got to know each other over the next two months and chose to get married. Actor Vivek Oberoi is known for his philanthropic acts and this time, he gifted a house to acid attack survivor Lalita Benbansi as her wedding gift.

Arts&Culture Christina El Moussa questioned after son falls into pool
Author: 0 Christina El Moussa questioned after son falls into pool

Christina and Tarek El Moussa's 1-year-old son Brayden was taken to the hospital this week. Brayden , the son of El Moussa and her estranged husband , Tarek , was being watched by a nanny when the incident happened. After mom-shamers called her out for having a toddler that close to the pool, she fired back. It's a beach entry if he fell in it's only a foot high, he would be ok 2.

Author: 0 Donald Trump's Saudi trip ends, urges Muslim leaders to fight extremism

But Trump's work is only beginning, Bolton added. Do you think they need to tone it down? There was instead a much calmer United States leader telling Muslim counterparts that "this is not a battle between different faiths" but "a battle between barbaric criminals who seek to obliterate human life, and decent people of all religions who seek to protect it".

Arts&Culture Derrick Rose Rumored as Potential Timberwolves Target, Spurs Also Linked
Author: 0 Derrick Rose Rumored as Potential Timberwolves Target, Spurs Also Linked

Begley added in his Knicks' offseason piece that "some in the organization" were hopeful about revisiting the trade deadline attempt to acquire Rubio during the offseason. He was named NBA MVP during the 2010-11 season, Thibodeau's first with the team, after leading the Bulls to a 62-20 record. Chicago traded Rose to the Knicks a year ago, and he posted his best statistical season since 2011-12 with 18 points per game in 64 contests.

Author: 0 Iran must never be allowed to have nuke

The US President has been widely seen as considerably more supportive of Israel than his predecessor Barack Obama . "On those issues there is a strong consensus among the nations of the world, including many in the Muslim world". Any move of the embassy to Jerusalem would likely be viewed as provocative to leaders of Arab nations and to Palestinians, who claim that city as the capital of a future state.

Arts&Culture GST: Arun Jaitley announces Goods and Services Tax rates
Author: 0 GST: Arun Jaitley announces Goods and Services Tax rates

On Friday, the second day of the meeting, the Council chose to tax services under four slabs of 5 per cent, 12 per cent, 18 per cent and 28 per cent. Net effect of GST will not be inflationary, he said. Kerala Finance Minister Thomas Issac presented a case for taxing the gold at 5 per cent instead of 4 per cent.

Author: 0 Donald Trump asked intelligence chiefs to sink FBI investigation

He made separate appeals to national intelligence director Daniel Coats and National Security Agency (NSA) director Michael Rogers, urging them to publicly deny the existence of any evidence of collusion during last year's election. The encounter between Rogers and Trump was documented in a contemporaneous memo. On Tuesday, the Justice Department declined to say the regulations apply to the "matters to which Special Counsel Mueller was appointed ", but nevertheless concluded Mueller's ...

Arts&Culture Nicole Scherzinger & Cole Prattes Perform DIRTY DANCING Preview on DWTS
Author: 0 Nicole Scherzinger & Cole Prattes Perform DIRTY DANCING Preview on DWTS

Finally, several characters have been expanded in a more socially conscious way, playing up some of the "Mad Men"-esque issues of the era, without sacrificing the main focus on romance straddling the class divide". Admittedly, this " Dirty Dancing " can be a bit of a slog between the dance numbers. ABC's Dirty Dancing also stars Katey Sagal ( Superior Donuts , Sons of Anarchy ), Debra Messing (Will & Grace), Jennifer Lopez's former backup dancer Casper Smart and Star Wars' own Billy ...

Author: 0 Cher bares body at the 2017 Billboard Music Awards

With countless of artists nominated for numerous awards and countless more attending the show, Drake went home as the big victor. The Billboard Music Awards 2017 just concluded after it was held at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas . The three-hour show - hosted by hip-hop artist Ludacris and former High School Musical star Vanessa Hudgins - included performances by Miley Cyrus , the Chainsmokers, Nicki Minaj and Imagine Dragons.

Arts&Culture Mulvaney defends plans to cut social programs
Author: 0 Mulvaney defends plans to cut social programs

But many Republicans in congress and Trump supporters argue the cuts are needed in order to restore the budget and reign in the over-spending. US President Donald Trump has proposed in his annual budget to the Congress plans for converting American grants to Pakistan for the purchase of military hardware into a loan.

Author: 0 Former CIA director tells Congress he warned Russia about meddling

Former CIA Director John Brennan is set to testify publicly about the intelligence underpinning the Obama administration's conclusion that Russian Federation interfered in the 2016 election. "[I told him] American voters would be outraged by any Russian attempt to interfere in the election..." Brennan said it was possible for someone to be helpful to the Russian cause without realizing it.

Arts&Culture Sea Lion Pulls Girl from Pier, Drags Her Underwater
Author: 0 Sea Lion Pulls Girl from Pier, Drags Her Underwater

Vancouver resident Michael Fujiwara captured what he described as the "scary moment" the California sea lion attacked the young girl. Further, he said the parents should not have allowed the girl to sit on the dock anywhere near the large, male sea lion who had already snapped at her once.

Arts&Culture Scott Disick and Bella Thorne fly off to Cannes together
Author: 0 Scott Disick and Bella Thorne fly off to Cannes together

Later that evening they reportedly headed over to both The Nice Guy and The Peppermint Club in what we imagine must have been quite the night since they allegedly didn't leave until 1:30 a.m. A source told People magazine , "It was a real date". "After all the drama with Scott , Younes is a great distraction". The two seemed very close.

Arts&Culture Preds want another win, not more miles
Author: 0 Preds want another win, not more miles

Despite holding a significant advantage at center, the Ducks failed to execute against the Predators and now face the task of winning consecutive games to advance to their first Stanley Cup finals since 2007. Heading into the game, the question was whether the Predators could win without Ryan Johansen , who had undergone surgery after getting hurt in the previous game.

Arts&Culture Lance Armstrong is engaged
Author: 0 Lance Armstrong is engaged

Per TMZ , Armstrong and Hansen have been together for nearly 10 years and have two children together: Max , seven, and Olivia , six. He was previously married to Kristen Richard between 1998 to 2003 and they have three children; Luke , 17, and twin daughters Grace and Isabelle , 15.

Arts&Culture Trump Arrives in Israel, Ready to Test Waters on Middle East Peace
Author: 0 Trump Arrives in Israel, Ready to Test Waters on Middle East Peace

The top security official added Saudi Arabia is using petrodollars to spread violence and support terrorism. Saudi Arabia's Foreign Minister Adel Al-Jubeir said his country wants the USA to know that they are "not an enemy" and are committed in the fights against extremist groups like Daesh, also known as the Islamic State .

Arts&Culture Watch two very different new Spider-Man: Homecoming trailers
Author: 0 Watch two very different new Spider-Man: Homecoming trailers

Gizmodo Australia is gobbling up the news in a different timezone, so check them out if you need another Giz fix. And, interestingly enough, the trailer sees Peter Parker's best friend Ned Leeds (Jacob Batalon) droppping a LEGO Death Star in reaction to seeing Peter climbing upside-down.

Arts&Culture Surprise! Brad Pitt meets Shah Rukh Khan in Mumbai. See photos
Author: 0 Surprise! Brad Pitt meets Shah Rukh Khan in Mumbai. See photos

He says he cannot sing or dance and that is the main reason he will never be able to make it big in Bollywood . The Hollywood actor met King Khan Shah Rukh Khan and was seen discussing his upcoming satirical war movie. Also read: Shah Rukh Khan to host Brad Pitt in Mumbai tonight? Pitt concluded that at the root of this endless war was just plain human delusion.

Author: 0 US AG issues new criminal charging policy

Attorney General Jeff Session has ordered federal prosecutors to pursue the harshest sentences possible for drug offences, a stark change from the practices of the Justice Department under former President Barack Obama . The effects of Friday's decision are likely to be felt most immediately in the narcotics context, where federal mandatory minimums established by Congress can be harsh for even first-time offenders because the sentences are dictated based on drug type and quantity.

Author: 0 Vanity Fair reveals 4 new covers for 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'

Here, Hamill manages the seemingly-impossible task of looking like the better part of a photo with Daisy Ridley . This cover is actually the only one with a single character. Well we know she is a maintenance worker for the Resistance, and there could be the possibility of a friendship or romance with Finn. A regal and commanding Carrie Fisher stands alone as General Leia on a new cover of Vanity Fair honoring 40 years of Star Wars .

Author: 0 WWE 'Money in the Bank' 2017 Ladder Match: Full List of Participants

That made Orton snap, brutalizing the brothers outside the ring before bringing them back in for a stereo version of his rope-drape DDT. Coming out to a a group of drummers and dancers, Mahal took his opportunity to address the WWE fans for the first time since winning the belt.

Arts&Culture Trump Says He Prayed for Wisdom From God While Touching Western Wall
Author: 0 Trump Says He Prayed for Wisdom From God While Touching Western Wall

President Donald Trump reportedly prayed to have God's wisdom as he touched the Western Wall in the Old City of Jerusalem Monday. Palestinians across the West Bank and Gaza launched a general strike Monday to protest President Trump's visit and to show solidarity with Palestinian prisoners now on hunger strike in Israeli jails.

Author: 0 Bungie Has "No Plans" For a Nintendo Switch Version of Destiny 2

According to WCCFTech , the PC version of " Destiny 2 " will feature 4k Resolution Support (3820×2160), uncapped frame rate, boring mouse and keyboard support with custom key mapping, text chat, adjustable Field of View, detailed PC settings screen and 21:9 monitor support.

Author: 0 Pope Francis, President Trump exchange gifts

President Donald Trump appeared moved by his private meeting with Pope Francis , telling the pope that he "won't forget what you said ". The pope also gave Trump a copy of his 2015 encyclical letter on the environment and climate change.

Author: 0 Ranking House intel Dem: Subpoenas coming after Flynn denies request

The Senate Intelligence Committee has now crafted two new subpoenas to get around that argument, targeting a limited liability corporation and a separately registered company both under the name Flynn Intel Group. Mr. Trump has denied that he or his campaign coordinated with any foreign entity, and Russian Federation has denied meddling in the election. In fact, two months earlier, he sat beside Russian President Vladimir Putin at a Moscow gala for Kremlin-financed TV network RT, which paid ...

Author: 0 Philippines: Duterte declares martial law in Mindanao amid clashes

Duterte chose to cut short his visit to Moscow, where he had been scheduled to meet Russian President Vladimir Putin and Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev . "If it's over within a month, then I'll be happy", he said . "We can't let a madman with nuclear weapons let loose like that", the president stressed, "We have a lot of firepower, more than he has, times 20, but we don't want to use it".

Arts&Culture U.S. President Trump arrives in Israel on flight from Riyadh
Author: 0 U.S. President Trump arrives in Israel on flight from Riyadh

The White House statement also said "President Trump and President Abbas reaffirmed their commitment to reach for a genuine and lasting peace between Palestinians and Israelis". President Trump on Monday arrived in Israel, saying he wants to reaffirm the "unbreakable bond" between the USA and Israel. The Palestinians see east Jerusalem as the capital of their future state.

Author: 0 Chris Cornell, lead singer of Soundgarden and AudioSlave, dies at 52

The friend found the singer's body in a MGM Grand Detroit hotel bathroom. Along with Pearl Jam, Nirvana, Alice in Chains and several other bands, Soundgarden helped to define and popularize a heavy, often downcast, form of rock that exploded in the 1990s and hastened the end of the hair-metal era.

Arts&Culture U2 dedicate
Author: 0 U2 dedicate "Running To Stand Still" to Chris Cornell

Their final duet of the song took place at the 2014 Bridge School Benefit , an annual acoustic concert that benefits the school's mission of helping those with speech and physical impairments. Pictures of Cornell were then displayed onstage during the moment of silence. Bono sent condolences to Cornell's widow, Vicky, and his children before U2 performed " Running to Stand Still ", a song about drug addiction, during the band's performance at Pasadena's Rose Bowl.

Author: 0 Weekend Box Office: Who's In First?

Eighty this year, Scott lays claim to being the oldest filmmaker still tending a franchise. Alien: Covenant isn't a ideal film, but it stomps all over the series' third and fourth entries, and beats out Prometheus into the number three spot by offering us more of what was great about that instalment, while bringing back some of the franchise's greatest hits.

Arts&Culture Mueller cleared by US ethics experts to head Russia probe
Author: 0 Mueller cleared by US ethics experts to head Russia probe

May 18: Reuters reports that Trump campaign staffers were in touch with Russian officials at least 18 times . OMG. The problem, for the confederation of Democrats, pundits, Obama holdovers and NeverTrumpers who hoped to see that result, has been that so far, after a lot of investigating, no evidence has emerged that collusion actually occurred.

Author: 0 'We can use peace': Trump and Pope Francis meet

During the 2016 presidential campaign, the pope was critical of Trump's oratory regarding a proposed border wall separating the United States from Mexico to reduce illegal immigration. Trump looked uncomfortable as he entered a small elevator taking him to the third floor of the Apostolic Palace, where he was accompanied by Ganswein and other officials along a frescoed corridor to the pope's private study.

Author: 0 Drake's early Billboard Awards wins

This year's Icon Award recipient delivered a Las Vegas-worthy performance of her '90s dance hit " Believe " in a body-revealing outfit and white wig surrounded by dancers. When she accepted the award, Cher didn't use her platform to bash President Trump as suspected. Drake also won top male artist and top Billboard 200 album for Views after getting 22 nominations at the event as well as performing Gyalchester inside the famous Bellagio Fountains in Las Vegas .