Author: 0 Off Air with Tony Tone: We need Wonder Woman!

Raised on a sheltered island paradise, when an American pilot crashes on their shores and tells of a massive conflict raging in the outside world, Diana leaves her home, convinced she can stop the threat. To date, only Lebanon has chose to ban the film, which was inspired based on character in DC Comics. Are there any iconic comic book storylines that you'd suggest DC turn to for the focus of a sequel film? Pine plays a heartwarming second fiddle, letting Gadot take the lead and letting his ...

Arts&Culture At least 12 killed in blasts near funeral in Kabul
Author: 0 At least 12 killed in blasts near funeral in Kabul

The Chief Executive, the Justice and Foreign Ministers had also been present at the funeral , but were quickly confirmed to be alive and uninjured. Friday's protest followed a bomb attack on Wednesday which killed 90 people in the city's diplomatic district.

Author: 0 Grande's One Love concert tickets sell out

The show will take place this Sunday (June 4) at the 50,000 capacity Emirates Old Trafford Cricket Ground. The ones who haven't claimed their free tickets can now register for tickets to One Love Manchester until 14:00 BST on Thursday. A statement from Ticketmaster said the site "was unsurprisingly met with remarkable demand for One Love Manchester tickets we had on sale this morning - 140,000 fans were on the website and our call centre was buzzing".

Author: 0 5th Pirates Wins Over Soft Memorial Day Weekend

On Sunday Vol. 2 overtook Guardians of the Galaxy ($333.2 million) to become the 5th highest grossing entry in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Disney owns the lucrative Pirates of the Caribbean franchise . And at No. 3, a movie that even The Rock couldn't save. On Memorial Day weekend, it clearly pays to be a pirate . or at least Jack Sparrow. While " Pirates " is expected to sail through to a $275 million opening-weekend , according to The Hollywood Reporter , " Baywatch " is ...

Arts&Culture CBS Says Pelley Out As 'CBS Evening News' Anchor
Author: 0 CBS Says Pelley Out As 'CBS Evening News' Anchor

According to sources , he is likely to return full-time to 60 Minutes , the network's flagship news program, which he is now a correspondent. While Pelley's ratings have been down, "There's also been friction between him and [Rhodes]", one source told the newspaper.

Arts&Culture How Paul McCartney Landed His 'Pirates Of The Caribbean' Cameo
Author: 0 How Paul McCartney Landed His 'Pirates Of The Caribbean' Cameo

The characters are those we know and love, Captain Jack Sparrow (Depp) and Captain Hector Barbossa ( Geoffrey Rush ), and their respective crews. Depp, who's had a tough year in the headlines thanks to an acrimonious divorce from wife Amber Heard, as well as claims and counter claims about his behavior and lavish lifestyle, sat out media interviews for the film in Los Angeles.

Arts&Culture Kathy Griffin: President Trump is 'trying to ruin my life'
Author: 0 Kathy Griffin: President Trump is 'trying to ruin my life'

Anderson Cooper , her cohost on CNN's New Year's Eve broadcast, also criticized her, and the network, which is usually critical of the president, fired her from the telecast. Venues in New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania canceled November shows. The Community Arts Theatre in Williamsport, Pennsylvania, posted on its website that the show had been dropped "due to the recent controversy surrounding Kathy Griffin and the concern for the safety and security of our patrons and staff".

Author: 0 Gal Gadot is Wonder Woman in REAL LIFE

Wonder Woman is a bright, promising start for a new superhero franchise. For the record, Lebanon has had an argumentative relationship with the Israelis for decades and has an agreement that the country will be boycotting products from its neighbouring country in the South.

Arts&Culture Kathy Griffin's last remaining tour date pulled after Trump stunt press conference
Author: 0 Kathy Griffin's last remaining tour date pulled after Trump stunt press conference

Comedian Kathy Griffin tearfully apologized in a Friday press conference for posing with a fake bloodied and severed head depicting U.S. President Donald Trump , saying that she felt her career was now over and that Trump "broke" her. Griffin said five of her performances have been canceled this week. " Kathy Griffin's career was over long before she attempted to make a disgusting joke about decapitating the president", he said.

Author: 0 Malaysia Airlines A330 returns to Melbourne after bomb threat

Deputy Transport Minister Abdul Aziz Kaprawi said the man had appeared drunk and referred to him as "a disruptive passenger ". "Some passengers and crew grabbed the man and tackled him to the floor", Chaudhery said, adding that seat belts were used to tie the man's hands.

Arts&Culture Bill Maher's use of racial slur on HBO show draws criticism
Author: 0 Bill Maher's use of racial slur on HBO show draws criticism

He was talking to Sasseabout how adults in California still dress up for Halloween. Maher asked the Senator if they did that in Nebraska . "It's frowned up", Sasse said . After Yiannopoulos was booked to appear on Real Time With Bill Maher , one of the other guests , Jeremy Scahill, dropped out of the show in protest.

Author: 0 Exelon: Three Mile Island to close in 2019 if state doesn't act

Exelon wants Pennsylvania to give nuclear power the kind of preferential treatment given to energy sources such as wind and solar. What Crane is talking about are the subsidies NY and IL approved to provide nuclear plants , expanding each state's portfolio of clean energy providers.

Arts&Culture National Doughnut Day: Where to score free doughnuts today
Author: 0 National Doughnut Day: Where to score free doughnuts today

So where on Earth did National Doughnut Day originate? Friday is National Doughnut Day and doughnut shops around the Pikes Peak region are preparing to give customers their best deals on their fun and whacky creations. It's National Doughnut Day and there are celebrations at doughnut shops across the country. Entenmann's: Doughnut lovers can enter a contest to win free Entenmann's donuts for a year.

Arts&Culture Ariana Grande visits injured Manchester fans in hospital
Author: 0 Ariana Grande visits injured Manchester fans in hospital

The bombing occurred at the end of Grande's concert at the venue and 22 people were killed. After some down time and conferring with her management team, Ariana came back fighting like the risky woman she is. A Royal Logistics Corp bomb disposal team was called to the area on Friday and forensics officers were on the scene. "We are also really grateful for the public's continued help in what is a very fast moving investigation and again we appeal for the public to contact us with any ...

Author: 0 BA flights resume after global IT crash

It didn't say what was causing the problem but said there was no evidence of a cyberattack . They affected BA flights worldwide as its check-in, call centre and operational systems crashed, forcing the carrier to communicate via its website and twitter .

Arts&Culture Anti-Trump Protesters Demand Impartial Russia Probe
Author: 0 Anti-Trump Protesters Demand Impartial Russia Probe

Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) and actress and longtime Trump foe Rosie O'Donnell. Chalupa said organizers began planning the march a few weeks ago and, despite the tight timeframe, felt it was necessary to move forward with Saturday's plans. The "March for Truth" is the latest in a number of weekend anti-Trump protests since his election, including the Women's March in January and the March for Science in April.

Author: 0 India, France show common front on climate change fight

Mr Modi delivered on France's hope that India would confirm its commitment to the Paris Agreement, saying that fighting on behalf of "Mother Planet" is a gift for future generations. But France hopes to get a clear confirmation that India, the world's fourth-largest producer of greenhouse gas, will fulfil its commitment and send a strong signal to the global community.

Arts&Culture WONDER WOMAN Smashing Box Office With Captain In Tow
Author: 0 WONDER WOMAN Smashing Box Office With Captain In Tow

Now that a major tent pole release directed by a woman and also starring a strong woman at the center is becoming a hit with audiences, hopefully it will signal to the studios that considering more women both behind and in front of the camera will only benefit them in the long run.

Arts&Culture Kylie Jenner Kopies Kendall With This Surprising Use for Emojis
Author: 0 Kylie Jenner Kopies Kendall With This Surprising Use for Emojis

The Dubai-based blogger sisters are constantly stopped and asked for photos due to their striking resemblance to Kim Kardashian and Kylie Jenner , and seriously, it's scary how much they look alike. "He still loves Kylie a lot and seeing her with a new man has been painful", the source said. "She teaches me so much, and I teach her so much, and we're both so close that it's just amusing", she added.

Author: 0 Police make 17th arrest in Manchester bombing investigation

Police investigating the Manchester suicide bombing have seized a auto which is believed to be "significant" to the case. They said on Friday they had located a white Nissan Micra in the centre of Manchester. Police were also interested in "who may have had access to the vehicle or who may have gone to and from it". Greater Manchester Police said the man was arrested on Friday night in Rusholme on suspicion of offences contrary to the terrorism act.

Author: 0 Police evacuate students in Manchester as 'suspicious' vehicle is identified

The man was arrested in the inner-city Manchester neighborhood of Rusholme. Police had cordoned off an area around the white Nissan Micra in southern Manchester as they hunted for clues about the movements of the suicide bomber, who set off a bomb that killed 22 people and wounded dozens of others at the end of an Ariana Grande concert on May 22.

Arts&Culture Demi Lovato Reignites Kathy Griffin Feud, Slams Her for Playing the Victim
Author: 0 Demi Lovato Reignites Kathy Griffin Feud, Slams Her for Playing the Victim

I love how somebody asked Griffin if she thought this was going to effect her career. At a press conference in Los Angeles , Griffin said that despite the alleged threats she would not stop making jokes at the president's expense. The Trump family publically criticized the video and called it "sick". Griffin said the photo was meant to mock Trump's comments during the presidential campaign, when he told CNN that Fox News anchor Megyn Kelly had "blood coming out of her eyes, ...

Arts&Culture Watch! `MOM`s trailer will leave you intrigued
Author: 0 Watch! `MOM`s trailer will leave you intrigued

It is slated to release on 7 July. The over two-minute trailer gives a sneak peek into the life of Sridevi and also hints that an unfortunate incident forced her to take desperate measures. Mom stars Sridevi in the title role. "Akshaye is such a powerful performer", she said. Sridevi asks, "Which one will you choose: the wrong or more wrong?" MOM was the Sridevi's first film after English Vnglish in 2012.

Arts&Culture Comedian Kathy Griffin is fired over controversial Trump decapitation photo
Author: 0 Comedian Kathy Griffin is fired over controversial Trump decapitation photo

President Trump was so affected by the picture that he responded in a tweet saying "Kathy Griffin should be ashamed of herself". He said his children, especially his son Barron, is having a hard time. "I went way too far". I've made a lot of mistakes in my career. The graphic image caused an uproar, with prominant Trump critic Griffin being forced to apologise for the "stunt" in a grovelling video .

Author: 0 Ariana Grande visits stricken fans in Manchester hospital

The man was arrested Friday on suspicion of offenses contrary to the Terrorism Act after police cordoned off an area in southern Manchester visited by the bomber, Salman Abedi. Tasha Hough also shared photos of Jaden and Grande on social media. No1 deserves this more than her. The star-studded concert will see Justin Bieber , Katy Perry , Coldplay , Take That , Miley Cyrus , and others take to the stage at the Old Trafford cricket ground on Sunday.

Author: 0 Police make 17th arrest in Manchester bombing

It comes after more than 25,000 people applied for the 14,200 tickets set aside for the people who were at Ariana Grande's Manchester Arena concert when it was targeted by suicide bomber Salman Abedi on May 22. She tweeted "I got to meet my queen today" with a picture of her and the pop singer at her bedside. "Never seen Jaden so happy; even cried again myself".

Arts&Culture National Doughnut Day deals in Northern Virginia
Author: 0 National Doughnut Day deals in Northern Virginia

Who would have thought that such a simple and kind gesture all those years ago would turn out to lead to a yearly event that is great for patrons and charities a like. It's National Donut Day and across Wisconsin people are lining up to dig in. Las Vegas-based Crunch Donut Factory® will be offering a free donut to all customers, with any purchase, on Friday, June 2nd for National Donut Day .

Author: 0 Police release more images of Manchester bomber

The detective confirmed that searches in the Banff Road area earlier this week were sparked by information given by members of the public, but despite house-to-house enquiries, police are "still not satisfied why Abedi went there". She had suffered a suffered concussion and some crush injuries. "The fact that the person that did this is related to us by blood is something that's going to stay with me for the rest of my life".

Arts&Culture And Now, Let's Appreciate Drake's Billboard Music Awards Thirst
Author: 0 And Now, Let's Appreciate Drake's Billboard Music Awards Thirst

Following the performance, Gwen Stefani took to the stage to present Cher with the prestigious award, calling the singer "truly the definition of an icon". Drake broke a record previously held by Adele when he scored 13 Billboard Music Awards last night-the most won by any artist in a single year.

Arts&Culture Sterling in thrall to election projections
Author: 0 Sterling in thrall to election projections

Wednesday night'd debate, moderated by BBC's Mishal Husain, was the latest in a series of special broadcasts before the general election on June 8 . "The narrowing in the polls has clearly dented sterling's performance and continues to weigh on the currency, and is probably likely to do so in the near term", said Mitul Kotecha, head of Asia macro strategy for Barclays in Singapore.

Arts&Culture Leo Varadkar becomes Ireland's first gay leader
Author: 0 Leo Varadkar becomes Ireland's first gay leader

On Friday, he was voted leader of the country's ruling party Fine Gael, beating Ireland's current Home Minister Simon Coveney . But although he could be ratified as Taoiseach within weeks, questions already loom over how long Varadkar can hold on to the office.

Author: 0 Nadal drops just one game in Roland Garros romp

Mladenovic, who took three hours to beat Jennifer Brady in the first round, next plays defending champion Garbine Muguruza of Spain. The 25-year-old was actually somewhat unlucky to win only one game, given that he won 36 points in the match , but it took him until the second set to hit his first victor, as he was simply unable to break through Nadal's otherworldly defences.

Arts&Culture Inter Milan accept Man Utd offer for Ivan Perisic
Author: 0 Inter Milan accept Man Utd offer for Ivan Perisic

Earlier this week, it was reported that United had moved a step closer to signing the Croatia global after agreeing a €52 million (£45.3m) fee with the Serie A club. Jose Mourinho has allegedly stepped up interest in the Croatia global after Antoine Griezmann announced he was staying with Atletico Madrid this summer after understanding Diego Simeone would not be able to replace him with the transfer ban in place.

Author: 0 Manchester attack: Benefit gig cheats could face police

Grande will be accompanied by Justin Bieber, Miley Cyrus, Coldplay, Pharrell Williams , Usher, Niall Horan and others. All of the proceeds from the concert will be given to the families of the victims. This is the magical moment Ariana Grande paid a surprise visit to 10-year-old Jaden Farrell-Mann who was seriously injured in the Manchester terror attack .

Author: 0 Ariana Grande Visits Manchester Victims in Hospital Before Benefit Concert

The show will stream live Sunday from the Emirates Old Trafford Cricket Ground in Manchester at 2 p.m. EST on Grande's official YouTube channel . Still no official word in Manchester natives Oasis will reunite for the event, which will raise funds for the victims and families impacted by the terrorist bombing outside of Grande's Manchester concert on May 22.

Arts&Culture Choir Sing Black Hole Sun In Tribute Chris Cornell
Author: 0 Choir Sing Black Hole Sun In Tribute Chris Cornell

Bandmates Tom Morello (of Audioslave ) and Kim Thayil and Matt Cameron (of Soundgarden ) gave eulogies, TMZ reports , as well as close friends Jeff Ament of Pearl Jam, Chester Bennington and Brad Delson of Linkin Park , and actor Josh Brolin .

Author: 0 Terror warning shuts German rock festival on opening night

Organizers said they hope to be able to go ahead with the program on June 3. The region's interior minister Roger Lewentz defended the decision to evacuate the festival, saying: "We can not take risks". "As security is our number one priority and any danger to festival-goers must be eliminated in every case, insomuch as that is possible, it was chose to suspend the festival for today", the police said.

Author: 0 Pop star Ariana Grande visits fans in hospital

The singer returned to the city on Friday morning, ahead of Sunday's star-studded concert in Old Trafford. "So happy she came i could burst!", he wrote. "We had kind of gone from rock bottom to ..." "When I rang Bryony she said it was wonderful", said Kym. After a few days of initial recovery, Lily began to improve.

Author: 0 Afghan police fire into air to disperse demonstrators in Kabul

Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland is condemning a massive suicide explosion in Kabul that killed 90 and wounded hundreds of people inside the city's so-called diplomatic zone. "Until we do that, we won't have peace". With anger mounting, Afghans are demanding answers from the government over perceived intelligence failures leading to the bombing, which underlines growing insecurity in Afghanistan .

Arts&Culture Kevin Kisner holds on to win PGA's Dean & Deluca Invitational
Author: 0 Kevin Kisner holds on to win PGA's Dean & Deluca Invitational

He and partner Scott Brown then lost the Zurich Classic of New Orleans on the fourth hole of a Monday playoff after Kisner holed out for eagle on the closing par 5 in practical darkness the day prior. The 50-year-old shot a seven-under 63 to finish at seven under for the tournament. He's seeking his ninth senior major, which would break Jack Nicklaus' record.

Arts&Culture Ariana Grande to perform at benefit concert for Manchester
Author: 0 Ariana Grande to perform at benefit concert for Manchester

Most of the searches and arrests since Monday night's bombing have been in multi-ethnic south Manchester, where Abedi - the son of Libyan parents - was born and raised. It led the JTAC to increase the terror threat level to "critical", meaning a further terror attack was considered "imminent". But security remained high at major events across Britain on Sunday, including the Great Manchester Run road race, where police armed with submachine guns protected thousands of participants and ...

Arts&Culture Sanjay Dutt's biopic to release March 30 next year
Author: 0 Sanjay Dutt's biopic to release March 30 next year

Everyone is waiting eagerly for Sanjay Dutt's biopic , be it his fans, or his friends. Ranbir Kapoor who plays Sanjay in the movie has undergone an wonderful transformation. NOTE: "Not titled yet". Sanjay Dutt's biopic features Ranbir Kapoor as the protagonist of the movie. Only time will tell. Dia Mirza will be seen portrayin Dutt's wife Manayata in the movie.

Author: 0 German rock festival set to resume after terror threat scare

The festival was evacuated on Friday evening after Koblenz police said they were in possession of "concrete elements, in the light of which a possible terrorist threat can not be ruled out". Organizer Marek Lieberberg said 86,000 people left the site within 15 minutes without incident. Festival-goers were told to move to the camping area after being told of the evacuation.

Author: 0 GOP Sen. Richard Burr: I don't see health care plan this year

Burr's insistence that the bill is dead on arrival in the Senate betrays the GOP establishment's repeated promise that Congress will produce a workable plan before the approaching August legislative recess. Senate aides are working with the nonpartisan Senate parliamentarian , who is charged with acting as Congress's version of a referee in the contentious health-care debate, to see whether the House bill is consistent with Senate reconciliation rules - or whether any language must be ...

Arts&Culture Ireland's ruling Fine Gael party set to announce new leader
Author: 0 Ireland's ruling Fine Gael party set to announce new leader

The Irish parliament must still confirm his nomination when it reconvenes after a break on June 13. Stay on topic - This helps keep the thread focused on the discussion at hand. The telegenic Varadkar made all the running in the race to become next party leader, attracting many early public endorsements from high-profile members of his party.