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by | June 13, 2017 | 13:05

However, when asked about what many perceived as Taylor's latest dig , Katy refused to bite. "They're all wonderful lovers and I would have sex with all of them after I get out of this [livestream]!" Swinging by The Thrive Global Podcast on Saturday, Katy had told Arianna Huffington of any rancor between her and Taylor: 'I am ready to let it go '.

by | June 13, 2017 | 13:35

As a result, the comic has lost multiple sponsorships, comedy gigs, and her contract with CNN to host its New Year's Eve special with co-host Anderson Cooper . Griffin said it's clear to her that the president and his family are trying to use her as a distraction. Griffin explained that her and photographer Tyler Shields only spent five minutes coming up with the idea and that the pictures were part of a larger photo shoot that didn't include Trump .

by | June 13, 2017 | 13:06

If Sessions is forthcoming, he could illuminate both the larger story of the Trump campaign's alleged contacts with Russian officials during the campaign, and how the Trump administration may have sought to subvert the investigation into it.

by | June 13, 2017 | 13:54

He had told lawmakers at his January confirmation hearing that he had not met with Russians during the campaign. Richard Shelby, R-Ala., Sessions said that he had been scheduled to discuss the Justice Department budget before House and Senate Appropriations subcommittees but that it had become clear some members would focus their questions on the Russian Federation investigation.

by | June 13, 2017 | 12:40

While positions may be switched worldwide, Wonder Woman is still the crème de la crème of the box office for a second week in a row stateside. The Gal Gadot superhero film , directed by Patty Jenkins , has grossed $205 million domestically after fourteen days.

by | June 13, 2017 | 12:52

This is a surprising turn of events considering the films that were released this past week. Dead Men Tell No Tales should be able to recoup its $230 million budget overseas, but the film's underperformance at home hints that viewers may be too exhausted to head out to theaters for a fifth piratical outing.

by | June 13, 2017 | 12:27

The administration appealed the Fourth Circuit ruling to the Supreme Court , which set a Monday deadline for challengers of the travel ban to deny a request to allow the ban to go into effect immediately. Attorney General Jeff Sessions said he disagreed with the ruling. The US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit kept in place a lower court injunction on the ban, arguing the president had overstepped his authority and his executive order discriminated against travelers based on ...

by | June 13, 2017 | 12:47

Activists have been trolling controversial Judge Roy Moore , who is accused of holding homophobic views, by flag-reacting to his posts. The rainbow flag emoji will be available on the platform throughout June - pride month for the LGBTQ community.

by | June 13, 2017 | 12:26

Director Patty Jenkins had already been vaguely discussing possible paths for a Wonder Woman sequel to take, and everyone reporting on the success of the film has been saying she'll be back to direct again. "I just wanted to take a moment and thank you for making this the most unbelievable and craziest weekend I've had in my life", she said. The first standalone film about the superhero, starring Israeli actress Gal Gadot , earned £6,180,000 in cinemas across the United Kingdom and ...

by | June 13, 2017 | 10:42

The accuser also recollected the moments when Cosby tried to physically assault her. (Eduardo Munoz Alvarez/Pool Photo via AP). He also denies allegations of sexual misconduct lodged by dozens of other women in the last two years; he is not charged with a crime in any of those cases.

by | June 13, 2017 | 10:49

Warner Bros.' 'Wonder Woman , ' meanwhile, slipped to second place while crossing $70 million. The Patty Jenkins film - starring Gal Gadot and Chris Pine (who coincidentally starred opposite Boutella in " Star Trek Beyond") - grossed $57.2 million, topping this weekend's domestic box office.

by | June 13, 2017 | 09:32

Burnley's Tom Heaton will be starting for the Three Lions' away friendly to France , whilst Butland will make his fifth cap in the second half - his first appearance since breaking his ankle on global duty over a year ago. "It's a good opportunity for him to learn the game and get a broader view of the game". France will host England at the Stade de France in Paris on Tuesday in yet another spectacle and the 31st episode of a rivalry between two of the most prominent European ...

by | June 13, 2017 | 10:01

The jury got the case late Monday afternoon, on the sixth day of the trial. Chief among those witnesses was Andrea Constand , the former Temple employee who says that Cosby drugged and sexually assaulted her in January 2004. Camille Cosby isn't in the courtroom for that. Prosecutors countered by saying "fancy lawyering" can't save Cosby from his own words - namely, his admission about groping Constand after giving her pills he knew could put her to sleep.

by | June 13, 2017 | 10:20

Almost 18 years ago, that same film debuted at $43 million . Be Civil - It's OK to have a difference in opinion but there's no need to be a jerk. The global box office has once again saved a huge studio movie from its less-than-blockbuster domestic performance. Granted, it opened in over 60 countries to garner that amount of cash, but still, it brings the film's total box office to $174 million after one weekend .

by | June 13, 2017 | 09:03

On the screen, Wonder Woman took on a war and saved the world. Gal Gadot , who portrays " Wonder Woman " in DCEU ( DC Extended Universe), is contracted for the sequel as part of her overall deal to appear in several DC movies, while Jenkins was enlisted by WB executives for just one movie.

by | June 13, 2017 | 09:48

Wonder Woman , boasting a domestic total of $163.6 million through Friday, is expected to jump the $200 million mark on Sunday, its 10th day in release. Beauty and The Beast director will take on the role of director for the Bride Of Frankenstein . " Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie " sat at the third place of the box office with an estimated $12.3 million, while " Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales " sat at the fourth place with an approximate $10.7 million, ...

by | June 13, 2017 | 09:07

After reaching out to her sister for assistance, police were called and Nick was arrested. Sanford , Florida police picked Gordon up at a bar near his home and arrested him on Saturday (Jun. According to the documents, the pair got into an argument after watching the Game 4 of the National Basketball Association finals on Friday night. Gordon and Leil first went public with their relationship back in April.

by | June 13, 2017 | 08:06

There are many reasons why it makes a lot of sense to give Wonder Woman a World War I origin story. In the meantime, Gadot's Wonder Woman returns this November for Justice League . As one example, some couldn't understand why she wanted her heroine to cross No Man's Land, a pivotal moment in the movie when Diana Prince assumes her role as a full-fledged superhero, shield and all.

by | June 13, 2017 | 07:34

However, when the list of cross-play platforms was released by Mojang, PlayStation 4 was absent. PlayStation fans will be able to watch the entire event live starting today at 6:00 PM PT / 9:00 PM ET. But perhaps the most exciting rumour is that we'll actually get to see early gameplay of Red Dead Redemption 2. In a complete 180° turn, South Park: The Fractured But Whole is expected to return to Ubisoft's roster at E3.

by | June 13, 2017 | 08:04

The jury got the case late Monday afternoon, on the sixth day of the trial. Once both sides returned to the courtroom, Cosby confirmed to Judge Steven T. McMonagle used a big screen to show jurors how Constand's story evolved in her interviews with police, noting that she was off by two months on the date of the alleged assault and inaccurately told police she had never been alone with Cosby before.

by | June 13, 2017 | 07:01

Should Puerto Rico be admitted to the union if a representative majority of its residents vote for it? As American citizens, often proudly so, Puerto Ricans can freely enter the U.S. Becoming the 51st star on the U.S. flag would instill "new hope " in Puerto Ricans, she told AFP, as well as sorely needed economic aid. That would be an additional burden on Puerto Ricans who are already struggling to pay enough in taxes to cover the island's debts.

by | June 13, 2017 | 07:24

Gianna Constand also critiqued Agrusa's line of questioning. "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.

by | June 13, 2017 | 08:29

An Associated Press journalist spotted a U.S. Navy P3 Orion surveillance plane hovering above Marawi on Friday. A United States official, speaking on condition of anonymity, said support included aerial surveillance and targeting, electronic eavesdropping, communications assistance , and training.

by | June 13, 2017 | 07:58

The State Opening of Parliament had been planned for June 19, but it is reported to have been shifted to a few days later as Theresa May's Conservatives continue talks with the DUP to secure the party's support. With the Conservative Party still hammering out demands from the DUP, it is unlikely May would be able to finalize the Queen's Speech in time to start this process.

by | June 13, 2017 | 06:56

Singer and performer Beyonce is in second place with earnings of 105 million U.S. dollars (£83 million), Canadian rapper Drake is in fourth place with 94 million USA dollars (£74.3 million) and Real Madrid footballer Cristiano Ronaldo rounds off the top five with 93 million United States dollars (£74.5 million).

by | June 13, 2017 | 07:13

Atop the site, Spidey meets the leader of the gang, who escapes in a helicopter but causes a huge crane to collapse, leaving Spidey to quickly save the New Yorkers beneath it. I also think it's amusing that Hogan doesn't seem to be too impressed with Peter Parker being Spider-Man at all. Call me a cynic all you want, but I was not impressed with Spider-man on PS4.

by | June 13, 2017 | 07:09

Her domestic cume now stands at $115M. While we still don't know what Wonder Woman 2 will be about exactly, considering the character has such an impressive legacy, the story options are pretty much endless. Directed by Patty Jenkins , the film delivers a masterpiece with its epic fight scenes and Gal Gadot's stunning performance as the female super hero.

by | June 13, 2017 | 06:30

Wonder Woman is the first female superhero to be given the "big screen treatment" in the modern superhero era and according to Warner Bros "is the flawless movie to bring us into summer". It's just a generally good movie and Patty Jenkins has a lot to bargain with. Wonder Woman reached the top spot in the United Kingdom box office after its first week of release and is available in cinemas across the United Kingdom now.

by | June 13, 2017 | 06:40

Since Sessions has ducked two public hearings to discuss the Justice Department's budget, plus last week's stormy hearing on FISA reauthorization, as questions about his role in the Russian Federation investigation and Comey's firing grew, his claim he wanted transparency are as believable as his insistence he prosecuted black voting rights activists in the 1980s in order to protect black people.

by | June 13, 2017 | 06:28

Cosby's legal team rested its defense on Monday (June 12) after calling just one witness, a county detective who had already been on the stand for the prosecution. At the end of last week, a spokesman for Cosby hinted that the 79-year-old entertainer might testify . On Monday, the question hanging over the trial was whether the TV star himself would testify.

by | June 13, 2017 | 05:34

It soared far above the other box office hits which include " Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie " and " Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales ". The director adds she would have settled for an American actress and not gone searching the world for to find her Wonder Woman . As you might also have heard, small outpourings of uproar have been caused by female-only showings of the film in the USA, and a perceived feminist agenda, but frankly it's high time that a high-quality ...

by | June 13, 2017 | 06:02

I think he's weighing that option. "This seems more like an effort to prosecute Donald TrumpDonald TrumpGOP rep. dismisses Mueller probe: 'What the hell are we investigating?' The Memo: Trump allies turn fire on Mueller Feehery: Checks and balances MORE than it is to investigate", Duffy said to host Martha MacCallum.

by | June 13, 2017 | 06:30

Rogers' Mideast peace accord drama " Oslo " was named best play . Composers Benj Pasek and Justin Paul are now halfway to an EGOT after winning a Tony for their Evan Hansen score-they won an Oscar earlier this year for the song "City of Stars" from La La Land .

by | June 13, 2017 | 06:07

He had this inspiring message to young people out there: "The things that make you odd are the things that make you powerful". The best revival of a musical also went to their play " Hello Dolly! ". It was worthy of the standing ovation that it received from his peers that were gathered at Radio City Music Hall in New York City. Best actor victor Kevin Kline summed up the mood by saluting the NEA (National Endowment for the Arts), which faces funding cuts under the Trump regime.

by | June 13, 2017 | 04:35

It earned Christopher Ashley the Tony for best direction of a musical . He had contended twice before for "The Rocky Horror Show" (2001) and "Memphis" (2010). The veteran actress, who was treated to a standing ovation by the excited crowd, continued to share her appreciation and love for the award backstage.