Life&Culture

by | June 19, 2017 | 00:24

Sandy Hook Promise is a national non-profit organization founded and led by several family members whose loved ones were killed at SHES. The bank's chief marketing officer, Kristin Lemkau, wrote on Twitter that she was "repulsed" that NBC News and Kelly gave Jones a platform.

by | June 19, 2017 | 00:03

He added to the outlet that he's "hurt and disappointed" Jada chose to blast the project so publicly, adding that he studied the actress' own words about the late star in interviews to ensure the film was "very responsible" towards her and everyone else's images.

by | June 19, 2017 | 00:01

Former Ex on the Beach star Kayleigh Morris has been kicked out of the Big Brother house over "threats of actual violence", according to the BBC . But yeah. "I just don't like her as a person, I think she's very busy, she's got a lot of things to say about people" and "she's said some frightful things about me".

by | June 18, 2017 | 23:58

Almost $13 million from 2,471 locations on Friday will put "Eyez" at around $31 million by end of day Sunday, beating out " Wonder Woman's " $11 million Friday estimate. 2 in the charts ... er, box office ... this week after its impressive $3.1 million pull on Thursday night. " 47 Meters Down " is opening to US$11.5 million from 2,270 locations.

by | June 18, 2017 | 23:49

UNIDENTIFIED PROTESTER: You assaulted the First Amendment. Lambert said he will recommend a penalty to Justice of the Peace Rick West at Monday's hearing, but declined to disclose his recommendation. In the original altercation, Jacobs said Gianforte had "body-slammed" him after becoming disgruntled with his question, breaking his glasses. A no contest plea would allow Gianforte to concede to the offense without entering a guilty plea.

by | June 18, 2017 | 23:48

Considering that Marvel Studios head Kevin Feige (the other person in that interview, who looks confused by Pascal) has more explicitly stated that Venom will not be apart of the MCU, the word " adjuncts " might be the key to unraveling this confusing mess.

by | June 18, 2017 | 23:41

Kentucky Derby victor Always Dreaming finished eighth in the Preakness, so he is skipping the Belmont. Tapwrit captured his first victory since winning the Grade II Tampa Bay Derby on March 11 at Tampa Bay Downs in Oldsmar. Only one favorite has won the Belmont in the past 10 years (American Pharoah, 2015). Irish War Cry entered as the 3/1 favorite for the Belmont. "It actually wasn't our plan to be on the lead", Motion, the Dubai World Cup-winning trainer, said.

by | June 18, 2017 | 23:40

But Scalise still faces multiple surgeries, a prolonged hospital stay and a lengthy recovery, Sava stressed. Doctors said Friday the bullet entered at his hip and traveled across his body, causing severe damage to internal organs. Investigators studying Wednesday's attack at a suburban Virginia park said shooter James Hodgkinson had obtained his rifle and handgun from licensed firearms dealers.

by | June 18, 2017 | 23:36

The Irish republican party visited London to hold meetings with ministers and to set up their parliamentary office but the party maintained its traditional refusal to take its seats out of opposition to Westminster's jurisdiction in Northern Ireland and the oath all MPs must make to the Queen .

by | June 18, 2017 | 23:36

It says the trial has "given a voice to the many victims who felt powerless and silenced". After the sequestered jury was sent home, Cosby's chief accuser, Andrea Constand , stood against the wall in the courtroom, smiling and hugging other women who say they were drugged and sexually abused by the star.

by | June 18, 2017 | 23:35

Republicans and Democrats joined in friendly rivalry Thursday at their annual Congressional Baseball game , all counting themselves as members of "Team Scalise " in honor of their grievously wounded colleague. "For all the noise and all the fury, we are one family", Ryan told the House on Thursday. Louisiana Rep. Cedric Richmond is the Democrats' star pitcher, and a close friend of Scalise's.

by | June 18, 2017 | 23:35

Cundy said police had started a criminal investigation but there was nothing to suggest "that the fire had been started deliberately". Police have been struggling to come up with an authoritative list of who was in the building when the fire started, making it hard to determine how many had died.

by | June 18, 2017 | 23:30

Police said it seems they wanted to take revenge of the Arwani encounter on Friday morning in which their local commander Junaid Mattoo is believed to have died. In an apparent retaliation to the Arwani encounter, as many as 12 militants ambushed a police party on the outskirts of Anantnag district later on Friday - killing six policemen.

by | June 18, 2017 | 23:28

Warriors guard Klay Thompson was throwing T-shirts to fans and waving from the top of an open, double-decker bus. Oakland is also losing one of its other beloved teams, the Raiders, to Las Vegas, and the city is still reeling from a police scandal and mourning a deadly warehouse fire.

by | June 18, 2017 | 23:30

Pence's decision comes despite Trump's personal attorney Marc Kasowitz's reported assurance to White House personnel that it's not necessary to hire their own lawyers. An aide tells NPR the decision to hire an outside lawyer has been under consideration for weeks, and Pence chose to go forward with it earlier this week.

by | June 18, 2017 | 23:31

The Little Mermaid is one of our favourite movies, and Wonder Woman has definitely reached top of the list too. Gal , who turned 32 in April, has been married to Yaron since 2008, and they've got two daughters: Alma , born in 2011, and Maya , who was born on March 19 this year.

by | June 18, 2017 | 23:29

This year, the lineup featured Josh Groban , Scarlett Johansson, Kevin Kline , Bette Midler , Orlando Bloom, Glenn Close, Cynthia Nixon , Sara Bareilles, Tommy Tune, Whoopi Goldberg and Anna Kendrick, among others. Laurie Metcalf , who has previously been the sole nominee from her production three times at the Tonys, won Best Actress (Play) this year for " A Doll's House, Part 2 ".

by | June 18, 2017 | 23:25

Joseph Yun, the State Department's special representative for North Korea, rushed to help secure Warmbier's medical evacuation. Warmbier was detained for trying to steal a propaganda slogan from his Pyongyang hotel and has confessed to "severe crimes" against the state, the North's official media said on Monday.

by | June 18, 2017 | 23:23

Steele said the decision by then District Attorney Bruce Castor's office was a "failure". "But under the defendant's own words, you must convict". Steele meticulously itemized evidence, arguing that it supported the state's assertion that Cosby "drugged" Constand .

by | June 18, 2017 | 23:24

A bomb-disposal team was called out and the auto was removed. Police said they are investigating why they think Abedi left the vehicle on the opposite side of the city from where the bombing took place. The Islamic State group had previously claimed that "a soldier of the caliphate" had carried out the Manchester bombing which targeted an Ariana Grande concert.

by | June 18, 2017 | 23:22

When they told the judge Saturday morning they were still deadlocked , he declared a hung jury and a mistrial. "It has been restored", said Andrew Wyatt , his spokesman. "For Cosby, mistrial. For his 60 accusers, no justice", tweeted lawyer Lisa Bloom, who is representing Janice Dickinson 's separate case against the comedian.

by | June 18, 2017 | 02:46

The Queen , 91, visited the site of the Greenfell Tower fire in north Kensinton with her grandson, Prince William , on Friday and paid a visit to the Westway Community Centre, where many residents are now seeking shelter following the blaze.

by | June 18, 2017 | 02:46

She certainly showered Manchester with love. Grande took on a somber and serious tone, captivating the thousands in attendance when she began talking about meeting the mother of 15-year-old Olivia Campbell, a victim of the terror attack. The attack killed 22 and wounded dozens. Katy Perry managed to sum up what was the show is all about. "First show back tonight". Richardson says Grande is "very courageous to come back so soon".

by | June 18, 2017 | 02:40

Cosby was charged with three counts of aggravated indecent assault for allegedly drugging and sexually assaulting Andrea Constand at her home - at his home - pardon me - in 2004. He made no statement after exiting the courtroom. Kelly Johnson was the only other accuser allowed to testify at Cosby's trial; the prosecution had wanted to put on 13.

by | June 18, 2017 | 02:38

Cosby is accused of drugging and molesting Andrea Constand after giving her the pills. This is not sympathy for the defendant. Sworn in briefly outside the presence of the jury, Cosby told O'Neill that he did not intend to testify. The attorney concluded, telling the jurors that if they hold "more questions than you've got answers". The iconic comedian faces three counts of aggravated indecent assault.