by | June 08, 2017 | 11:18

Author Naomi Alderman has been crowned victor of the Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction 2017 for her feminist science fiction novel The Power . The book was published a year ago and has already created a bidding war for the TV rights. Tessa Ross , Chair of Judges, said: 'The judges and I were thrilled to make this decision. Alderman has been mentored and endorsed by Margaret Atwood (the book is dedicated to her) and the latter's influence on the former is evident.

by | June 08, 2017 | 12:03

It was to honor 22 people killed at Grande's Manchester concert in May . One of the most powerful moments was when the Parrs Wood High School Choir performed Grande's "My Everything" with the singer. A teenager from County Durham has described the One Love Manchester concert as "important and refreshing". "I don't want to go the rest of the year without being able to see and hold and uplift my fans, the same way they continue to uplift me".

by | June 08, 2017 | 11:20

The outspoken former CNN personality and current host of ITV's "Good Morning Britain" had criticized Grande on Twitter following the attack for returning home to the USA instead of visiting with victims. Ariana was also joined on stage by the Parrs Wood High School Choir, when the occasion became too much for one member . Donations from more than 450,000 people during the One Love Manchester event raised an additional £2.7 million for the fund, said British Red Cross .

by | June 08, 2017 | 10:48

A Khan spokesperson blasted Trump's statement, deeming it an "ill-informed tweet that deliberately takes out of context his remarks urging Londoners not to be alarmed when they saw more police - including armed officers - on the streets".

by | June 08, 2017 | 11:17

They have called for her to be formally honored by Queen Elizabeth and the city of Manchester. The concert served as a catharsis for many in Manchester and all of Britain, moving British tabloid journalist Piers Morgan to write Grande a lengthy public apology for doubting her courage.

by | June 08, 2017 | 10:27

The DC superhero adventure Wonder Woman is now breaking box office records, and there is already talk of a sequel. There are diminishing returns, to be sure, but so far it looks like Wonder Woman certainly isn't among them. But she has said where she wants to take the next movie. Costing about $149 million to make, Wonder Woman received a strong A CinemaScore from audiences.

by | June 08, 2017 | 06:52

Facebook/WonderWomanfilmThere is no end-credits scene in " Wonder Woman ". But it's definitely right in the pocket of what you're talking about. While Gal Gadot will return as Diana in just a few short months for November's Justice League , The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed that both she and director Patty Jenkins are contractually signed for Wonder Woman 2 , which will be set in the contemporary world as opposed to another period piece.

by | June 08, 2017 | 06:48

Still, 34 percent say the President did nothing wrong. Trump's support averages out at 39.8 percent, according to Real Clear Politics, or 39 percent if you rely on FiveThirtyEight . Forty percent of surveyed voters predicted that Trump will not be President for his entire four-year term. The poll results dipped significantly from its own February report, which saw Trump's favorability at 48 percent, compared with 47 percent who disapproved.

by | June 08, 2017 | 06:14

Comey also confirmed in his written testimony that Trump directly asked him to "let go" of the investigation into deposed national security adviser Michael Flynn. Shortly after his February 14 meeting with Trump, however, Comey had an in-person meeting with Sessions and implored the attorney general to "prevent any future direct communication between the president and me".

by | June 08, 2017 | 06:18

Zuckerberg explained the youth that its his generation time to build great things. While controversial, the idea has seen a number of high profile supporters come out of the woodworks including Andrew Ng , co-founder of Coursera, and Tesla founder Elon Musk, who told CNBC that universal basic income may soon become a necessity due to automation taking over most jobs.

by | June 08, 2017 | 06:15

Kvitova, the 15th seed and a semi-finalist in Roland Garros in 2012, fired nine aces and 31 winners past Boserup, making her debut at the tournament at the age of 25. Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic's coach Jiri Vanek, left, and another staff member support Kvitova as she plays Julia Boserup . Looking up at her box, where members of her team wore matching t-shirts bearing the words "courage" and "belief", she added: "Thank you very much guys, I love you".

by | June 08, 2017 | 05:17

Warner Bros. revised revised the film's weekend estimate up to $103.1 million United States from its earlier figure of $100.5 million US. The DC superhero adventure Wonder Woman is now breaking box office records, and there is already talk of a sequel.

by | June 08, 2017 | 05:24

Performers like Katy Perry , Justin Bieber , Miley Cyrus , Pharrell Williams , Cold Play, Black Eyed Peas and Grande's boyfriend Mac Miller were just a few of the star-studded acts that graced the stage on Sunday . Swiss fans of the American singer Ariana Grande gathered outside the Hallenstadion in Zurich on Monday night to pay their respects to the victims of the attack at a Grande concert in Manchester two weeks ago.

by | June 08, 2017 | 05:50

Now, we are not saying that Apple has made changes to iOS 11 deliberately to bypass "screenshot alert" feature on Snapchat. And if someone were to get a screenshot of your pic or clip, you would receive a notification telling you who did that.

by | June 08, 2017 | 05:12

Wray will also be partnered with Attorney General Jeff Sessions in carrying out Trump's call for a crackdown on violent crime and immigration, and taking a hard line against people who leak classified information. " Trump has tried to change the story back to what's next and not what has happened with that very acrimonious relationship between him and the Federal Bureau of Investigation director he fired ".

by | June 08, 2017 | 06:28

Before I had a 0-5 head-to-head against him . At the same time, I have a responsibility to the game itself. "It was just today it was just unusual how it came about". Thiem, though, excelled on the Parisian clay, breaking Djokovic in the third game of the first set. Novak Djokovic's French Open title defense is in real trouble.

by | June 08, 2017 | 05:54

The pop star sang Part of Me and Roar at the benefit staged by pal Ariana Grande , and paid tribute to the victims and survivors of the terror attack on 22 May (17) throughout her set. His performance was followed by a video message from U2's Bono before Pharrell Williams took the stage to perform his Daft Punk collaboration Get Lucky.

by | June 08, 2017 | 06:31

The Senate must approve Trump's choice to replace former FBI Director James Comey , whom the President fired last month amid the agency's ongoing probe into alleged Russian meddling into the election. During her testimony, she said that, at the end of January, after reading the details of a Flynn interview with the Federal Bureau of Investigation , she had called White House counsel Don McGahn and warned him that Flynn could easily become a blackmail target for Russians based on the ...

by | June 08, 2017 | 05:30

He's in line to make almost $24 million during the 2017 season. This comes a day after the Washington Post reported there has been "no progress". "While it doesn't mean there will be a long-term deal by the July 15 deadline, there has been an improved, encouraging tone in the contract talks between the Washington Redskins and quarterback Kirk Cousins , league sources told ESPN", wrote Schefter.

by | June 08, 2017 | 05:19

First up, Carrie Fisher is the only one who is wearing something drastically different from what she did in The Force Awakens , with a fancy, flowing cape that has a collar that would make Doctor Strange blush. D'awww. In the corner, there's everyone's favorite droid (after R2D2), BB-8. Rey (Ridley) poses with Luke Skywalker (Hamill) while Finn (Boyega), Poe Dameron (Oscar Issac) and new character Rose Tico (played by Kelly Marie Tran ) have a separate cover .

by | June 08, 2017 | 05:24

Iranian media reports that at least three unidentified gunmen attacked the parliament building in the capital Tehran Wednesday morning, and a simultaneous attack against the the shrine of Ayatollah Khomeini. President Donald Trump on Wednesday offered solace to the victims of the twin terrorist attacks in Iran while suggesting Tehran bears some culpability, saying "states that sponsor terrorism risk falling victim to the evil they promote".

by | June 08, 2017 | 04:27

Meanwhile, Griffin has been receiving some support from her fellow comedians, including Jamie Foxx and Jim Carrey, who spoke exclusively to ET about the photo shoot scandal . Bloom said the comedian was contacted by the U.S. Secret Service and said she has retained a criminal lawyer. Reed says Trump and his family have every right to condemn Griffin, who apologized for the images but said Friday she would continue to mock the president .

by | June 08, 2017 | 04:16

Just as moved were her fans-like this baby whose eyes watered and whose lips pouted while watching Grande perform during the concert. "And then she told me that Olivia would have wanted to hear the hits". Sharing the note on Twitter , Facebook , and Instagram, the singer wrote, "Our response to this violence must be to come closer together, to help each other, to love more, to sing louder and to live more kindly and generously than we did before".

by | June 08, 2017 | 05:20

The movie is directed by Patty Jenkins and features Gal Gadot as Wonder Woman , Chris Pine as Steve Trevor, David Thewlis as Sir Patrick, Robin Wright as Antiope and Danny Huston as Ludendorff. "But there's a whole other person in me who's sitting and watching what's happening right now who so hopes, not for me, that this movie defies expectation".

by | June 08, 2017 | 05:01

Cliff Huxtable on "The Cosby Show" is charged with drugging and molesting a Temple University women's basketball team manager at his home near Philadelphia in 2004. Cosby did not mention the controversy when he spoke to reporters as he left the courthouse, instead thanking the "wonderful people" of Pittsburgh and local police who "made everything very, very smooth".

by | June 08, 2017 | 04:10

Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir said on Wednesday Gulf states could resolve a row with Qatar amongst themselves without outside help. "Mauritania's positions have always reflected our firm belief in the need to strengthen cooperation and solidarity among brothers and to confront any threat to security and stability in our Arab homeland", the statement said.

by | June 08, 2017 | 05:06

Movies. The "Clean Version" of 24 Sony films will be in the launch of the new initiative, available for no additional charge as an added feature of the purchase of the theatrical versions of the films digitally via iTunes, VUDU, and FandangoNOW.

by | June 08, 2017 | 04:39

WATCH: Julia Roberts Offers George Clooney Advice on Raising Twins - Watch! Great news! George and Amal Clooney welcomed their twins, Ella and Alexander , a few hours ago. "We get to determine our own "happily ever after" for ourselves", Aniston wrote. Amal's mother Baria, who is in hospital with her daughter, said: "We are over the moon.

by | June 08, 2017 | 04:11

Legend has it that the Trident of Poseidon has the power to do just that, so off Henry goes. But despite the return of Jack Sparrow ( Johnny Depp ) and the debut of Javier Bardem's evil Captain Salazar, there is already more talk about the post credits scene.

by | June 08, 2017 | 03:28

The youngest victim was 8. The Manchester concert came the day after attackers targeted the heart of London, killing seven people. For more information on donating, visit or donate on Facebook . Soloist Natasha Seth was joined by Grande and held hands with the pop icon as they both comforted each other during the emotional performance. "Manchester, your bravery is our hope".

by | June 08, 2017 | 03:32

After getting fired as Director of the FBI in a fashion so absurd it would make the Season 5 plot of Scandal seem downright believable, James Comey found himself at the center of a media storm concerning the investigation into ties between Russian Federation and Donald Trump's presidential campaign.

by | June 08, 2017 | 02:53

Michael Douglas and Michael Pena , both of whom lent invaluable support to the first movie, are also expected to return. Harris and David Dastmalchian will also return. The plot is being kept under wraps, as are details about who John-Kamen will be playing. John-Kamen stars on the Canadian sci-fi series Killjoys and appeared in the " Playtest " episode of the anthology series Black Mirror .