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by | June 10, 2017 | 22:04

Eartha Kitt purred as Catwoman. Years later, Michael Keaton, Val Kilmer, George Clooney, Christian Bale and Ben Affleck would don Bruce Wayne's camouflaging cape and cowl. After semi-retirement in Idaho, he'd eventually embrace his past by voicing animated programs from 1984's Superfriends: The Legendary Super Powers Show to 2004's The Batman (not, alas, in the title role).

by | June 10, 2017 | 21:08

West's family announced his death on Facebook, saying he passed after a "short but courageous battle with leukemia". West kept his ties to Batman long after his version of the character was off the air. While he will always be best remembered as Batman , in later years he embraced his cult status. He was born in Walla Walla, Washington state in 1928 and his real name was William West Anderson.

by | June 10, 2017 | 20:34

Agrusa grilled Constand on phone calls she made to a half-dozen lawyers, starting on the same day she reported the incident to police, in an effort to show Constand was after Cosby's money. Agrusa noted that Constand and Cosby exchanged numerous gifts, and that the comedian gave her cashmere sweaters, perfume and a US$225 (RM958.60) hair dryer.

by | June 10, 2017 | 21:36

Smith said that there were two people in the auto that was involved in the crash, but that she was not sure of their conditions. Video from Atlanta television stations showed the bus upside-down on the side of a busy four-lane road in southwestern Fulton County.

by | June 10, 2017 | 20:12

Once again angry Twitterati took to the social media platform to express their opinions, and Wonder Woman found itself drowned in a sea of hate reactions. Joshua Yehl of IGN too was quite smitten by the Wonder Woman as he described the movie a much better one compared to the other DC movies. Though, from the looks of it, no matter what is thrown at this extraordinary superhero, she will prevail.

by | June 10, 2017 | 20:25

In June of a year ago, Lil Wayne found himself at the centre of battery allegations after allegedly assaulting a nightclub bouncer following the BET Awards. Citing assault, battery, and intentional infliction of emotional distress, the bouncer is seeking $25,000 in damages. According to TMZ , Wayne's reps have denied the allegations.

by | June 10, 2017 | 19:53

Instagram deleted the photo promptly within two hours as it violated the social media network's terms on posting pictures of nudity. Comments were quick to flood in from fans who wondered how the photo was allowed on Instagram in the first place.

by | June 10, 2017 | 19:22

Paul. The Minnesota officer facing manslaughter charges for fatally shooting a black man during a traffic stop past year took the stand on Friday and gave emotional testimony saying "he had no choice" when he pulled his gun. When asked to explain the recording, Yanez told the jury, " What I meant by that was I didn't know where the gun was up until I saw it in his right thigh area ", according to the Associated Press .

by | June 10, 2017 | 19:14

Yes, Tom Cruise , you are very manly, but do we have to watch this movie? They have a very good balance of action (the airplane scene is amazing), humor (kudos to Mr. The Dark Universe is a new series of films that will revive some classic monster characters for a new generation. Amid much gnashing of teeth, there's our unfortunate Mummy - poor, almost naked Sofia Boutella is forced to snarl and snap her way through a role that is more potent prop than character.

by | June 10, 2017 | 18:41

Governor Andrew Cuomo commended the state Senate and Assembly for passing the bill to end child marriage . "Too often, these children are coerced or forced into marriage with an adult, subjecting them to violence and abuse", he said. "The current NY law is, at best, antiquated", she said in an interview before the vote. In New Jersey, 16- and 17-year-olds may marry with parental permission, while younger teenagers can obtain marriage licenses with a judge's order.

by | June 10, 2017 | 18:38

Prosecutors plan to ask a judge to deny bond for Reality Winner , 25, according to court records filed in the case. The NSA report , dated May 5, provides details of a 2016 Russian cyberattack on a United States voting software supplier, though there is no evidence the hack affected any votes.

by | June 10, 2017 | 17:41

The disturbing scenes had a harrowing effect on Nicole. Those scenes that featured in HBO's Big Little Lies nearly shook everyone as they were one of the most shocking sex scenes of TV. As she was lying on the floor, Nicole Kidman recalls how she literally "couldn't get up" and "didn't want to get up". And I remember Jean-Marc [director] coming over and putting a towel over me in between the takes because I was just like ...

by | June 10, 2017 | 17:05

In another twist in the United Kingdom political landscape, the country is facing a hung Parliament after Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservative party failed to win enough votes to keep an overall majority in the House of Commons in yesterday's snap election .

by | June 10, 2017 | 18:09

Valeria Khadija Collina last spoke with her 22-year-old son, Youssef Zaghba , by telephone just two days before he and two other men plowed a van into a crowd near London Bridge and went on a stabbing rampage. Police have not released the identity of the third attacker. People lay flowers after a vigil for victims of Saturday's attack in London Bridge, at Potter's Field Park in London , Monday, June 5, 2017.

by | June 10, 2017 | 16:54

Trump made the remarks while responding to questions on Comey's explosive testimony in which he accused the president of trying to stop a probe into the alleged Russian interference in the USA elections a year ago. "I found him to be credible, candid and thorough ", Collins said of Comey on MSNBC's "Morning Joe". Comey said he was prompted to make that request by a tweet from Trump following his firing.

by | June 10, 2017 | 16:08

The actress and her co-passengers was immediately rescued by the locals and she escaped unhurt. According to reports , the auto belonged to a local politician. In an interview Zaira Wasim also said that she 'hates' to watch herself on the screen . "I am even scared to watch my film", IANS quoted her as saying.

by | June 10, 2017 | 15:43

Comey also said Trump told him during a one-on-one dinner on January 27 that he needed "loyalty". Trump cryptically refused to say whether those private exchanges were taped - a matter at the heart of the conflicting accounts of what passed between them at a time when Comey was leading an FBI investigation into Russia's interference in the presidential election and its ties to the Trump campaign.

by | June 10, 2017 | 15:30

Geimer, 54, has long supported Polanski's efforts to end the legal saga that limits his freedom, but Friday will be the first time she's appeared in Los Angeles Superior Court on his behalf, attorney Harland Braun said. The warrant prevented Polanski from collecting his Oscar for Best Director for his 2002 film The Pianist. In April, Gordon rejected Polanski's latest effort to be tried in absentia, ruling that Polanski must first return to the USA and submit to the court's ...

by | June 10, 2017 | 16:24

Also in attendance were many former bandmates and friends, his ex-wife, Cher and former president Jimmy Carter . More than four hours before Gregg Allman's funeral procession was expected to pass through Macon Saturday, fans were lining Riverside Drive.

by | June 10, 2017 | 16:23

Trump said the demand for Qatar to change its ways was made with Tillerson, who was at the White House for the president's news conference. Would-be mediators including United States president Donald Trump and Kuwait's ruling emir have struggled to ease a crisis that Qataris say has led to a blockade of their nation.

by | June 10, 2017 | 15:49

Ms Debra Tate, sister of Polanski's murdered wife, actress Sharon Tate, would also attend the court hearing yesterday, Mr Braun said. " Samantha Geimer is exhausted of this". Polanski, who won a best director Oscar for The Pianist, fled in 1978, fearing a judge would extend his sentence after he spent 42 days in jail. Polanski's attorney, Harland Braun , is seeking the release of a sealed transcript of testimony from former prosecutor Roger Gunson, which he believes will show that ...

by | June 10, 2017 | 15:40

Despite not being a regular last season, Rodriguez still managed to score 11 goals and assist a further 13 strikes in 33 matches for Los Blancos . In addition, it's an important year for Morata , as he will be desperate to play regularly in order to secure his place in the Spain squad for the World Cup in Russian Federation next summer, and a move to United will offer him that regular playing time to prove his worth.

by | June 10, 2017 | 15:25

Cyrus recorded " Inspired " in her hometown of Nashville, Tennessee. Though she's only 24 years old, Miley Cyrus is already a seasoned show biz veteran, having been working steadily since she was 10. Miley Cyrus hasn't shared much of her new music beyond " Malibu " and a sneak peek of " Inspired ", which she performed at One Love Manchester , Ariana Grande's benefit for the victims of the Manchester attack , on June 4 .

by | June 10, 2017 | 14:36

Trump tweeted in his first comments since the Senate Intelligence Committee hearing on Thursday. On the witness's claim that Mr Trump asked him over dinner for his loyalty, Mr Kasowitz said: "The President never told Mr Comey 'I need loyalty, I expect loyalty, ' in form or substance".

by | June 10, 2017 | 13:04

Asked if he would testify under oath to Mueller, Trump said he'd be "glad" to tell him what he just told the press about Comey. "We were very, very happy, and, frankly, James Comey confirmed a lot of what I said, and some of the things that he said just weren't true", he said.

by | June 10, 2017 | 14:13

I am 23 and hopefully have quite a few years ahead of me to learn and get better. The gloom had been lifted, and Strachan admitted this week that he had taken a calculated gamble on "people who were feeling good about themselves". Scotland's road to Russian Federation has been far more turbulent and may soon be blocked off completely after being on the wrong end of 3-0 drubbings from England and Slovakia , while a lacklustre 1-1 home draw against Lithuania has deepened the Tartan Army's ...

by | June 10, 2017 | 12:22

Partrena Smith says one person was killed when the Mount Zion Baptist Church bus from Huntsville, Alabama , crashed Thursday afternoon. Circumstances surrounding the cause of the crash were not available yet. At Grady Memorial Hospital downtown, officials there said they are treating four patients who are now in stable condition. Meanwhile, Mount Zion Baptist posted to its Facebook page that "churches around Atlanta have opened their homes to us and a Chick-fil-A branch has taken ...

by | June 10, 2017 | 12:38

Ultimately one loss and one win, considering the conditions, we are happy with that". New Zealand crew members were catapulted into the water when their catamaran capsized before reaching the start line of an America's Cup semi-final race.

by | June 10, 2017 | 12:23

The " HomePod " speaker unveiled at Apple's annual developers conference is similar to rival devices that have been released during the past two years. While HomePod is also equipped with the company's brand of artificial intelligence , Siri, the fact remains that its strongest point is its swift connection to Apple Music with the promise of playing songs from a library of up to 40 million titles.

by | June 10, 2017 | 10:45

ON THE STAND: Psychologist Veronique Valliere testified that victims of celebrities often are afraid to come forward because of the possible backlash. Constand takes the stand and testifies for a grueling four hours, tearfully detailing the night in early 2004 when she said Cosby gave her three blue pills and wine "to relax" at his home in Cheltenham.

by | June 10, 2017 | 12:07

The head of the electoral court, Gilmar Mendes, said that each of the remaining justices would have about 20 minutes on Friday to lay out their reasoning for their votes in the trial, which is being broadcast live on television. A ruling against them would have annulled the 2014 election, forcing Temer out of office. It could also have also made both Temer and Rousseff ineligible to take office for eight years.

by | June 10, 2017 | 10:33

Wonder Woman made its mighty debut on June 2nd, and those pining for Gal Gadot's third appearance as the DC icon can look forward to the release of Justice League on November 17th. The 45-year old filmmaker told Entertainment Weekly that Wonder Woman 2 will be set in America. MTV points out two obvious settings: the 1940s/World War II, because William Moulton Marston created the character of Wonder Woman in 1941; or the '70s, in honor of the Lynda Carter-starring TV series.

by | June 10, 2017 | 11:23

Two men were arrested on a street in Ilford and the third was apprehended at an Ilford residence when police searched the home , authorities said . An Irish security source described the murderer as having "extensive immigration history related to the UK". All three were shot and killed Saturday night as they rampaged through central London on the London Bridge and into Borough Market .

by | June 10, 2017 | 10:52

Wonder Woman was tracking to open around $ 65 million according to early projections-a solid but not over-the-moon number, and so WB wasn't too concerned with securing plans for a sequel just yet. He is a guide for her in the modern world; his charm and humor add a lightheartedness to the film. Gadot's posture speaks of royal upbringing, but when she gets That Look in her eyes, you know Diana is about to bring a world of hurt on someone.

by | June 10, 2017 | 11:27

That's in large part why Swift pulled her entire catalog from Spotify in 2014. Taylor Swift got back together with Spotify on Friday, returning her music to streaming services nearly three years after complaining publicly they did not pay artists enough, and on the same day rival Katy Perry released a new album.