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Arts&Culture The James Comey testimony is sensational, there's more to come
Author: 0 The James Comey testimony is sensational, there's more to come

In their March 30 phone call, Trump "described the Russian Federation investigation as "a cloud" that was impairing his ability to act on behalf of the country", Comey wrote in his prepared remarks. Impeachable "high crimes and misdemeanors" are whatever the House and Senate say they are, and lawmakers, who typically focus on the abuse of power when considering the removal of a president, have in the past included obstruction in their charges-the articles of impeachment against both Richard ...

Author: 0 London Bridge attack: What we know about the attackers

The Met said: " Khuram Shazad Butt was known to the police and MI5". Authorities also carried out two additional search warrants in east London , police said. Neighbors of Butt's told MailOnline that Butt was run over outside his house in east London aged around eight, breaking his teeth and leaving his leg badly damaged.

Author: 0 Odds favour Theresa May's win as voting set to begin in UK

Still, the latest consolidated polls show Mrs May still in the lead, with the Tories at 43 per cent, although Labour has narrowed the margin and trails by just 6 percentage points. Labour propose to build a fairer society through policies such as increasing tax for the richest 5 per cent, boosting workers' rights, scrapping university tuition fees and investing 250 billion pounds in infrastructure.

Author: 0 Cosby's accuser stands by her story under cross-examination

Constand says she'd always return Cosby's calls to her Temple University-issued cellphone because he was a powerful trustee there and she was director of women's basketball operations. "Put 'em down, they're your friends". "When I had finished my meal, Mr. Cosby again came and sat down beside me and at some point, he sat very close to me and commented on my trousers, and touched the side of my waist and then took his hand and attempted to unbutton my top button", she alleged.

Author: 0 Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops abruptly retires after 18 seasons

Already, the focus turns to Lincoln Riley . He engineered an offensive transformation that saw Oklahoma rise from being the 21st-ranked offense in 2014 to No. While he led OU to a BCS national championship game win over Florida State in 2000, OU also lost in BCS title games to LSU, USC and Florida . I know, I know, he only won a single national title and he lost many big games, but he GOT TO THE BIG GAMES CONSISTENTLY.

Arts&Culture South Korea: North Korea fires several short-range missiles
Author: 0 South Korea: North Korea fires several short-range missiles

South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff said the projectiles, not thought to be ballistic missiles, were fired from the vicinity of the eastern coastal city of Wonsan. A U.S. defense official confirmed a launch had been detected but told CNN the Pentagon was unlikely to release a statement as these were not ballistic missiles capable of posing a long-range threat.

Author: 0 'Wonder Woman' Contains The Single Greatest Moment In Superhero Film History

Perhaps that's exactly why this superhero movie didn't include one - it might just be that Wonder Woman is its own movie. Gadot is set to reprise her role as Wonder Woman this November in the first Justice League film which drops on November 17 and is also expected to appear once again in the Justice League's sequel - which is slated for June 2019.

Arts&Culture 'Wonder Woman' Might Be Banned in Lebanon Because Gal Gadot Is Israeli
Author: 0 'Wonder Woman' Might Be Banned in Lebanon Because Gal Gadot Is Israeli

An advance premier of the movie is scheduled for Wednesday in at least one cinema in Beirut, which offers its members attending the show free popcorn. This year, the Egyptian movie Mawlana and the Lebanese movie Beach House were both banned in Lebanon. Trevor and Diana have immediate respect for one another even when her belief she can end the war at its cause strains their bond.

Arts&Culture Here's what's new in James Comey's published Trump testimony
Author: 0 Here's what's new in James Comey's published Trump testimony

The following month, after Comey had publicly revealed the existence of a federal counterintelligence investigation into ties between Russian Federation and the Trump campaign, Trump complained that the probe had left a "cloud" that was "impairing his ability to act on behalf of the country".

Author: 0 Piers Morgan issues apology to Ariana Grande

Morgan tweeted during the concert that he misjudged Grande and apologized. Grande canceled scheduled tour stops in London, Belgium, Germany, Poland and Switzerland following the bombing, and made her return to the stage during her star-studded One Love Manchester benefit concert on Sunday.

Author: 0 Ed Sheeran wins Maltesers battle with James Corden in Carpool Karaoke

You can't hit him'". For more hilarious moments like this, stay tuned for Corden's show which is taking place in London all week and will be featuring guests such as Nicole Kidman , Emily Blunt and Jennifer Hudson . The joyous segment also featured talk of two-time Carpool Karaoke passenger Justin Bieber joining Sheeran at a dive bar in Tokyo, prompting a sing-along of " Love Yourself ".

Arts&Culture James Comey's Opening Statement For The Senate Intelligence Hearing, Annotated
Author: 0 James Comey's Opening Statement For The Senate Intelligence Hearing, Annotated

Weeks later in the Oval Office , Comey claims, Trump asked him to back off from investigating Michael Flynn , whom he had just fired from his role as national securty advisor. "I did not say I would 'let this go'". Comey said he had replied that "he is a good guy", but did not say that he would "let this go". "He then said, 'I hope you can see your way clear to letting this go, to letting Flynn go".

Author: 0 Cosby accuser stands by her story under cross-examination

Then she felt like she couldn't move. But Constand perhaps blunted the attack by saying she got confused and initially thought the episode happened in March 2004. "I don't want that". Constand replied: "No, I never got a hold of my phone records". Constand, who is gay, met the comedian 16 months earlier through her job as director of basketball operations at Temple University , a Philadelphia area school where Cosby was a trustee.

Arts&Culture Brazil ex-minister arrested in graft probe
Author: 0 Brazil ex-minister arrested in graft probe

Demonstrators holds signs that read in Portuguese: "Remove him now!" and "Get out Temer", referring to Brazil's President Michel Temer outside a presidential office building in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Tuesday, June 6, 2017. Federal prosecutors said in an emailed statement that one of the men arrested was Henrique Eduardo Alves, a former tourism minister. Brazil's Superior Electoral Court planned to begin Tuesday evening the judgment phase of a trial involving allegations that the 2014 ...

Author: 0 Southern Rock Legend Gregg Allman Passes Away

An announcement on his website reads, "It is with deep sadness we announce that Gregg Allman , a founding member of The Allman Brothers Band , passed away peacefully at his home in Savannah, Georgia". A year later bass player Berry Oaklet was also killed in motorcycle accident in the same location as Duane . As a group, they all but invented the Southern Rock genre that first came to prominence in the early 1970s.

Author: 0 "Wonder Woman" star Robin Wright to return for "Justice League"

Gadot , Wright , and Nielsen's return are surely enough to make WW fans stand outside theater doors on Justice League's opening day. They didn't explain a whole lot regarding exactly how they'll fit into the supergroup narrative, but Nielson hinted that Queen Hippolyta and General Antiope "got to do more in Justice League as well".

Arts&Culture Carrie Fisher's Advice To Daisy Ridley Is So, So Important
Author: 0 Carrie Fisher's Advice To Daisy Ridley Is So, So Important

Famed photographer Annie Leibovits is the mastermind behind these new photos that will be showcased in Vanity Fair , and hopefully they'll provide a deeper insight into Star Wars: The Last Jedi . In a Reddit AMA , Vanity Fair's David Kamp answered a few questions people may have had after reading his cover story on The Last Jedi . In the lead-up to her posthumous role as General Leia Organa in Star Wars: The Last Jedi in December, the full-length photo shows her posing cloaked and ...

Arts&Culture Ariana Grande resumes Dangerous Woman tour in Paris
Author: 0 Ariana Grande resumes Dangerous Woman tour in Paris

USA Today reported that the singer closed her set at the concert in Manchester, England, Sunday with the song from "The Wizard of Oz". "Thinking of our angels every step of the way". American singer Ariana Grande has called upon her close friends within the industry to join forces for a tribute concert to honour the victims and families of the tragic attack.

Author: 0 Gal Gadot discovers character's power in costume

This article contains Wonder Woman spoilers. Mark Ruffalo also responded to the news that the movie had been a financial success and Jenkins' new record by saying, "Yay!" In Wonder Woman , the underlying theme is also wonderfully shown to us through tone: Themyscira, a literal utopia, is lush and bright - dotted with emerald green foliage, sparkling blue waters, cool grey stone paths, bight flowers and, of course, stunningly good looking women.

Arts&Culture George Clooney's father is full of love, 'clichés' for twins
Author: 0 George Clooney's father is full of love, 'clichés' for twins

Clooney , however, a top-flight humanitarian lawyer based in London, shunned the limelight that comes from being the spouse of the dashing Ocean's Eleven actor, who in the past had declared he did not want kids. The good news fell on Tuesday! "I love their names Alexander and Ella ", he gushed. Amal was born in Lebanon before her family moved to Britain when she was three years old.

Arts&Culture Injustice 2 Getting Wonder Woman Movie Events And DLC
Author: 0 Injustice 2 Getting Wonder Woman Movie Events And DLC

Before becoming an actress, Gadot served in the Israeli army and she has continuously showed support for her home country during political conflicts. spokesperson declined to comment to EW. This year, the Egyptian movie Mawlana and the Lebanese movie Beach House were both banned in Lebanon. It is unclear if the claim will officially move forward, although with Wonder Woman so close to its release date, it seems unlikely that the ban will go through.

Arts&Culture Ariana Grande returns to Manchester to honor victims with benefit
Author: 0 Ariana Grande returns to Manchester to honor victims with benefit

Grande said that she had met with the mother of 15-year-old victim Olivia Campbell-Hardy, who said she "wouldn't have wanted her to cry" but would have wanted her to "play all the hits". All proceeds from the worldwide distribution of TV rights will go towards the We Love Manchester Emergency Fund, set up by Manchester City Council in partnership with the British Red Cross.

Author: 0 "Wonder Woman" Broke the Record for Highest Earning Opening With Female Director

Rabid DC and Marvel fans may have a very competitive nature, however the stars and the different members of both studios show nothing but support for each other. Wonder Woman has managed to bag a lump sum box office collection in India after it was released on June 2. But " Pirates " still sails well overseas.

Author: 0 Iman pays tribute to David Bowie on their 25th wedding anniversary

Iman has posted a number of online tributes declaring her enduring love for the rock icon since his death on January 10, 2016 from cancer at the age of 69. He left behind his wife Iman , and their 16-year-old daughter, Alexandria Zahra Jones. On Valentine's Day, Iman called Bowie her "forever Valentine" and shared another black-and-white pic of the two embracing in a sweet kiss.

Arts&Culture WONDER WOMAN: When Would A Sequel Take Place?
Author: 0 WONDER WOMAN: When Would A Sequel Take Place?

Then came the trailers for WONDER WOMAN . " Wonder Woman " is off to a good start at the box office. Wonder Woman is now playing in theaters. For Gadot, the trick to making Wonder Woman work, was more than physical though. The first movie hasn't even been open for a week (as of this article's publication), so there isn't even a guarantee it will happen yet. Now a new profile about Jenkins from the Hollywood Reporter revealed that both Jenkins and Gadot are contracted to make ...

Arts&Culture James Comey's prepared testimony to Senate panel - in full
Author: 0 James Comey's prepared testimony to Senate panel - in full

He plans to say that though he did assure Trump that he was not personally under investigation, he was taken aback by specific requests, including one from February in which he said the president encouraged him to bring to an end a probe into his former national security adviser Michael Flynn, then under scrutiny for his Russian Federation contacts.

Arts&Culture Mark Zuckerberg Gets Honorary Harvard Degree, 13 Years After Dropping Out
Author: 0 Mark Zuckerberg Gets Honorary Harvard Degree, 13 Years After Dropping Out

On Wednesday, he did a Facebook Live broadcast from his old dorm room. Despite the fact that he almost got expelled and actually ended up dropping out, Mark Zuckerberg was the featured speaker at Harvard's commencement today. Well, apart from these lessons, we would like to congratulate the helm of Facebook , Mark Zuckerberg , on his honorary doctorate degree. In his speech , he referred to John F.

Arts&Culture Kvitova looking forward to 'business as usual' following Roland Garros return
Author: 0 Kvitova looking forward to 'business as usual' following Roland Garros return

An upset in name only at this point, the German has been banged up at times this year, and also expressed frustration in the press that she hasn't been moving well on clay lately. The American then came from 3-0 down to win the breaker, a thumping backhand return victor earning a set point that was converted with an unreturned serve, but left the court for treatment after moving ahead.

Arts&Culture Russian Hackers Attacked US Voting Software Firm
Author: 0 Russian Hackers Attacked US Voting Software Firm

While the charges do not name the publication, a U.S. official with knowledge of the case said victor was charged with leaking the NSA report to The Intercept . She detests Trump and those who voted for him, tweeting on Election Night, under the pseudonym Sara Winners @ Reezlie: "Well". If the evening news broadcasts on ABC, NBC , or CBS weren't glossing over her political viewpoints entirely, they were eliding their powerful tendentious tone entirely.

Arts&Culture Film explores Rihanna's journey as math teacher in Malawi
Author: 0 Film explores Rihanna's journey as math teacher in Malawi

The superstar visited Malawi back in January, where 50% of the population live below the poverty line; the Work singer went over to the East African country in her ongoing bid to make education accessible to all young people. The organization's goal is to raise $3.1 billion to help bring quality education to over 870 million children in 89 countries between 2018 and 2020. "This is a handsome school, and there are good teachers, [and] good learners".

Author: 0 Wonder Woman breaks records, lassoing in over $200 million internationally

Starring Gal Gadot as the Amazonian warrior princess, “Wonder Woman” is the rare — and most successful — female-led film in an overwhelmingly male superhero landscape. Jenkins told EW about Gadot being pregnant during shooting: "Now, at least, we will be able to tell her [new] daughter Maya that she's in her mom's stomach right then, in the middle of that battle scene".

Author: 0 Trump Names Christopher Wray As New FBI Director

President Donald Trump's new nominee to lead the FBI, Christopher Wray , once recommended former Deputy Attorney General Sally Yates to the role Trump fired her from. Speaking to reporters in Cincinnati on Wednesday, Trump said that Christopher Wray is "gonna be great". Wray now works for King & Spalding's Washington and Atlanta offices where he handles various white-collar criminal and regulatory enforcement cases, according to the firm.

Arts&Culture Star Wars: Episode VIII Cast Photos Released by Vanity Fair
Author: 0 Star Wars: Episode VIII Cast Photos Released by Vanity Fair

This included comedian Paul Scheer, Deadpool creator Rob Liefeld, and the cast of Hamilton , who begin the video with a happy birthday song. Vanity Fair released several new images for " Star Wars: The Last Jedi ", featuring Carrie Fisher with her daughter Billie Lourd , as well as several other characters, both new and old.

Arts&Culture Bill Maher's Ex-Girlfriend Speaks About His Use of the N-Word
Author: 0 Bill Maher's Ex-Girlfriend Speaks About His Use of the N-Word

In 2003, Bill Maher was in a relationship with model Coco Johnsen , and although it only lasted two years, after it ended Johnsen filed a lawsuit against Maher for $9 million. HBO officials also condemned the remark. "We are removing his deeply offensive comment from any subsequent airings of the show". Advertisers pulled their spots, and the time slot was filled with "Jimmy Kimmel Live!", which has been on the air ever since.

Arts&Culture Ed Sheeran's Carpool Karaoke Is The Maddest One Yet
Author: 0 Ed Sheeran's Carpool Karaoke Is The Maddest One Yet

Ed Sheeran has revealed he accidentally "cracked" Justin Bieber in the face with a golf club during a drunken night out in Japan. The British pop star also revealed why he made a decision to get rid of his mobile phone, telling the talk show host: "Emails [are] the best way to reach me".

Author: 0 Wonder Woman muscles in on the men, dominating U.S. box office

While sitting down with Katie Couric for an interview with Yahoo News , Gadot was happy to discuss how the movie has become a symbol of female empowerment and said who she thinks would win in a fight between Thor and Diana Prince (Diana, duh).

Author: 0 People Now Seated On Jury In Bill Cosby's Sex Assault Case

Cosby's lawyers have accused prosecutors of trying to keep blacks off the jury after they struck two black women from the panel. Last week, Cosby said race could be a motivating factor in the dozens of sexual assault allegations lodged against him.

Author: 0 Bill Cosby's accuser takes stand in rape trial

Constand testified along with several corroborating witnesses. Toward the end of her testimony , Constand stopped and broke down, wiping tears from her eyes. During opening remarks, the New York Times reports , a defense attorney told the jurors in Norristown that Constand had made the whole thing up.

Author: 0 Khloe Kardashian had 'tens of thousands of dollars' stolen

The 32-year-old Revenge Body host also is under the impression that multiple high-end fashion designers frequently sent her a number of expensive items that her friend never gave to her. "It's this home, family thing that I've been craving that I get to have in Cleveland". "It wouldn't even be fair for me to say, 'Oh I want to work with this person, or that person, ' because I'm so fortunate to be able to be where I am and work with the unbelievable women that I have".

Arts&Culture Cosby's chief accuser denies romance before alleged assault
Author: 0 Cosby's chief accuser denies romance before alleged assault

If she proves as steady and believable as she did Tuesday, the jury may be hard-pressed to see this trial any other way. (Eduardo Munoz Alvarez/Pool Photo via AP). Agrusa went through phone records that showed Constand's calls to Cosby after the alleged incident. Constand perhaps muted the expected attack by acknowledging some initial confusion over just when the encounter occurred.

Author: 0 Ariana Grande drops new song to benefit Manchester victims

The show was also streamed live on Facebook and Twitter , and the number of viewers from around the world went past the 15 million mark. Performers join Ariana Grande at Old Trafford Cricket Ground in a concert to benefit the victims of the terror attack after her Manchester show last month.

Author: 0 Ariana Grande's 'One Last Time' Is Challenging For the UK Chart Crown

The amount means the British Red Cross has raised a staggering $12 million (£9.6 million) for the fund, which "will help alleviate immediate suffering and ensure victims and their families do not face short-term financial difficulties", the organisation explained in a tweet .

Author: 0 Gal Gadot talks about Wonder Woman costume

Wonder Woman tells us the origin story of Diana, a fighter destined to save mankind from the god of war. As a girl and a long-time fan of superhero films, I was emotional as the movie continued and Wonder Woman become one of my new favorite superheroes.

Author: 0 Security guard 'dances all night' at One Love Manchester

The concert also came one day after an attack at London Bridge killed seven and injured 48 . Proceeds "will help alleviate immediate suffering and ensure victims and their families do not face short-term financial difficulties", according to the British Red Cross .

Arts&Culture Mary Poppins Returns In Time To Grace The Cover Of Entertainment Weekly
Author: 0 Mary Poppins Returns In Time To Grace The Cover Of Entertainment Weekly

Directed and produced by Rob Marshall , " Mary Poppins Returns " stars Golden Globe victor Emily Blunt as Mary Poppins , Lin-Manuel Miranda, Ben Whishaw , Emily Mortimer and Julie Walters with Colin Firth and Meryl Streep . We all feel it. Ms. Poppins (played by Emily Blunt ) will embark on a magical adventure to help Jane, Michael and their kids which brings them "the top of Big Ben, the bottom of the ocean, into magical encounters with animated dancing penguins and upside-down ...