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Waiting for Trump to decide about the climate deal


Mr. Trump has always been a critic of climate change. A full, formal withdrawal could take up to three years to execute, unraveling one of former President Barack Obama's major achievements in office to reduce the impacts of climate change. Read More »

Beaches, Bathing Suits, And Finally On The Big Screen, 'Baywatch'


Efron plays an Olympian turned lifeguard in the movie alongside Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson . It looks as though " Baywatch " is getting a sequel... Though actors usually faced with such a position will merely quietly ignore the critical slating and focus on the positives, Johnson has repeatedly tweeted about the unfavourable reviews versus high ratings amongst fans at early screenings, writing: "Fans LOVE the movie". Read More »

Trump expected to keep US embassy in Tel Aviv

Any decision to move the USA mission from Tel Aviv to the city claimed by both Israel and the Palestinians as their capital would be controversial. The sources said that moving the embassy now could anger the Palestinians and hamper Trump's chances of restarting peace talks in the region. Read More »

Fallen Service Members Honored At Ft. Snelling Memorial Day Ceremony


But they also admitted to some frustration over the confusion in many people's minds about the meaning of Memorial Day . A 21-gun salute greeted him on his arrival. Trump went on to honor former Sen. Bob Dole , who suffered permanently crippling injuries as a member of the 10th Mountain Division in a battle with the German army in Italy in World War II. Read More »

Dwayne Johnson introduced 'Baywatch' castmates to 'butt glue'

The global superstar who makes her big Hollywood debut alongside Dwayne Johnson and Zac Efron in 'Baywatch , ' was the most talked about star in the reviews that came the film's way. More than that, I see Victoria as so narcissistic, no one matters except her and her path. Victoria isn't a particularly memorable villain on the page, but Chopra is commanding, and when she gets called an aspiring Bond villain, it made me want her to be the villain in the next Bond movie. Read More »

Trump Slams Kathy Griffin Decapitation Photo as 'Sick' as Outrage Grows


Griffin and Shields have since removed the images from their respective social media accounts. In a 31-second video posted to social media late Tuesday Griffin said: "I beg for your forgiveness". Earlier in the day, Griffin defended the photo shoot with since-deleted tweets , calling Shields a "great photographer". "We are evaluating our New Year's Eve coverage and have made no decisions at this point". Read More »

Top Gun sequel set to fly


Tom Cruise aka Maverick himself confirmed the news during a Tuesday interview with Australia's " Sunrise ", saying, "It's true, yeah, it's true". Back in 2015, Skydance CEO David Ellison talked to Collider about Justin Marks writing a screenplay for the " Top Gun " sequel with "an awesome role for Maverick". Read More »

Bombing in diplomatic area of Kabul kills 90, wounds scores


The German Foreign Ministry said German embassy workers were wounded in the blast, and that an Afghan security official who had been protecting the building was killed . Besides the German Embassy, damage was reported at the embassies of China , Turkey, France, India and Japan, according to officials from those countries. Read More »

Kathy Griffin fired from CNN's New Year's Eve program

Chelsea Clinton called the images "vile and wrong" and Anderson Cooper , Griffin's co-host on CNN's New Year's Eve special, said the photos were "disgusting and completely inappropriate". Griffin initially defended the gory image on Twitter , calling Shields a "great photog/film maker" and saying she doesn't condone "any violence by my fans or others to anyone". Read More »

America's Got Talent 2017: Darci Lynne Gets Golden Buzzer

The 12-year-old contestant received the first golden buzzer of the season for her singing ventriloquist act, which received a standing ovation from the judges. "I believe that that rabbit is a real separate person. You just changed your life tonight, young lady", said Howie Mandel . Simon Cowell said he is going to remember her in a week, a month, a year. Read More »

Trump plans to pull out of Paris Agreement


Guterres said in that speech that "it would be very important for the USA not to leave the Paris agreement ". The Paris Climate Accord (aka Paris Agreement or Paris Accord), enacted November 4, 2016 under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change , aims to keep Earth's temperature below 1.5ºC above pre-industrial levels, invest $100 billion a year to deal with the effects of climate change, and lower greenhouse gas emissions. Read More »

Bella Hadid takes the plunge in daring Cannes Film Festival gown


Jessica Chastain , Lily-Rose Depp, Susan Sarandon and Marion Cotillard also attended the launch of the 70th annual Cannes Film Festival . Netflix brings a great connectivity. You must feel small and humble in front of the image that is here to capture you. Uma Thurman on the red carpet at the 2014 Cannes Film Festival . Read More »

Swedish Comedy "The Square" Receives Palme d'Or at Cannes

Although members of the jury said she was the first woman to win the award, history books suggest that Soviet director Yuliya Solntseva had won it in 1961. The other hot contender was Andrey Zvyagintsev's Loveless , which follows the disappearance of a boy who overhears his parents planning to separate and divorce and put him in an orphanage. Read More »

Andrew Garfield surprises audience at London drag show


Spider-Man: Homecoming star Tom Holland also performed in drag earlier this month, dancing to a mashup of "Singin' in the Rain" and Rihanna's " Umbrella " against co-star Zendaya on Lip Sync Battle . The show's host, Michelle Visage , shared a photo on Instagram with Garfield and fellow show attendee Laverne Cox . Detox , Kim Chi , Shangela and Violet Chachki all featured in the London show of Werq The World, while season nine stars Shea Coulee and Sasha Velor also came ... Read More »

Reporter Out At Denver Post After 'Unacceptable' Tweet About Indy 500 victor


Sato is the first Asian driver to ever win the prestigious event held on Sunday at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Speedway, Indiana. By the way, you know who finished second the year that Hunter-Reay won the Indianapolis 500? "We only needed one to come through".It was only the second IndyCar victory for Sato, who won driving for A.J. Read More »

Tottenham fans delighted as Wenger looks set for Arsenal stay


Oxlade-Chamberlain produced another solid display as he helped Arsenal beat Chelsea 2-1 to win the FA Cup title at Wembley on Saturday afternoon. "I've played until the end of my contract, which is today basically", Wenger said. Some form of compromise will be sought, but it will be a surprise not to see some changes if only to show the board isn't totally at the behest of Wenger. Read More »

Videos of fake Budweiser factory reveal some truly disgusting moments


In the first clip, factory personnel can be seen picking up recycled cans and dipping them into a big plastic container filled with some home-made brew. "By 2012, Anheuser-Busch had 15 breweries outside of the USA, 14 of them in China, helping Budweiser become the country's 3rd biggest beer brand by 2014, and a prime target for counterfeit breweries". Read More »

Critics lash out at Trump amid reports of Paris Accord pullout

President Donald Trump is expected to withdraw from the Paris climate agreement , two senior U.S. officials familiar with his plans told CNN Wednesday, a major break from worldwide partners that would isolate the United States in global efforts to curb global warming . Read More »

Body-shaming poster for Chloë Grace Moretz animated film draws fire


The caption reads , "What if Snow White was no longer lovely, and the dwarfs not so short?" To begin, the new movie is being called Red Shoes & The 7 Dwarfs, and the literal, actual ad reads , "What if Snow White was no longer handsome and the 7 Dwarfs not so short?" Plus size blogger Tess Holliday was one of the many who tweeted their outrage at the billboard, asking "How did this get approved by an entire marketing team?" The suggestion that a shorter, rounder Snow White ... Read More »

Vehicle bomb struck diplomatic area of Afghan Capital killing 80


An Interior Ministry spokesman Najib Danish said initial findings showed it had been a truck bomb. "Unfortunately the toll has reached 80 martyred (killed) and over 300 wounded, including many women and children", said ministry spokesman Waheed Majroh, adding the figures would continue to climb as more bodies are pulled from the debris. Read More »

Pope Condemns 'Brutal' Attack in Kabul, Offers Prayers


This month, another attack targeted a convoy of foreign troops near the US Embassy in Kabul , killing eight people. "I have been to many attacks, taken wounded people out of many blast sites, but I can say I have ever seen such a frightful attack as I saw this morning", ambulance driver Alef Ahmadzai told The Associated Press . Read More »

President Trump expected to withdraw from Paris climate agreement


Trump was initially supposed to announce his decision about the Paris accord earlier in May, but chose to wait after attending the G7 summit in Sicily. Mr. Trump had vowed during his campaign to "cancel" the Paris deal within 100 days of becoming President, as part of an effort to bolster USA oil and coal industries. Read More »

President Trump to withdraw USA from Paris accord, reports say

The choice is between a formal withdrawal that could take three years or leaving the United Nations treaty that the accord is based on, which would be quicker but more extreme, according to Axios . "A stunning abdication of American leadership and a grave threat to our planet's future". Asked whether Trump - who once called climate change a hoax - believes human activity is contributing to global warning, Spicer said he wasn't sure. Read More »

Scores killed as massive explosion rocks Kabul


But the attack underscores spiralling insecurity in Afghanistan, where a military beset by soaring casualties and desertions is struggling to beat back insurgents. Closer to the explosion it shattered glass in homes, offices and cars. "I offer my honest condolences to the families of the bereaved". Pictures showed the embassy building with its windows ripped out. Read More »

UN Sec. Gen. advocates unity to combat threat from climate change


In order to do that, countries pledged to reduce their carbon emissions. President Trump has previously dismissed global warming as a "hoax" created by China and has threatened to pull out of the Paris accord . "Eighty percent of the world's energy still comes from fossil fuels — oil, gas and coal", Guterres said. Trump has at times seemed to downplay concerns over climate change . Read More »

Kell Brook vs. Errol Spence

Tonights victor will be in line for major bouts moving forward in the loaded welterweight division against the likes of unified champion Keith Thurman , Danny Garcia, Porter and a host of others. Las Vegas oddsmakers give Spence the edge with listing Brook as a 2-1 underdog. "I was a bit off on my offense and defense, but I have to give all the credit in the world to Kell Brook ". Read More »

Apparently Half Of Donald Trump's Twitter Followers Are Fake

According to Twitter Audit Report, a website that analyzes how many of an account's followers are real people, just under half of those aren't real: 15.9 million are authentic, and 15 million aren't, for a 51% reality rate. Though users peddling misinformation and fake news often had a right-wing slant during the 2016 presidential election, in the months since November, a number of prominent examples of left-wing conspiracy theories and inaccurate information have captured public ... Read More »

Kushner's Russia ties questioned as Trump cites media 'lies'

Back in January, only weeks before Donald Trump became President of the United States, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer told MSNBC's Rachel Maddow that Trump may regret his habit of taking potshots at the intelligence community's competence due to its conclusion that Russian Federation had meddled in the 2016 presidential election. Read More »

Grande announces star-studded lineup for benefit concert

The One Love Manchester show comes less than two weeks after 22 people were killed by a suicide attacker as people left Grande's show at Manchester Arena. "We won't let hate win", Grande said in a statement. She added wistfully, "The only thing we can do now is choose how we let this affect us and how we live our lives from here on out". Read More »

Jessica Chastain's critique of Cannes goes viral

She renewed a call for " more female storytellers", which, by her estimation, could lead to female characters that reflect the women she sees in her daily life-"ones that are proactive, have their own agencies, don't just react to the men around them; they have their own point of view". Read More »

Arcade Fire release new single Everything Now, hint at new album


We'll update when audio becomes available again. Find Arcade Fire's upcoming tour dates here. We'll see what it all means very shortly, we imagine. And evidently, some have already managed to cop the single, judging by a video posted today depicting the record being spun at Barcelona record store, Discos Paradisos . Read More »

Ipl 10: cricketer drops towel to celebrate mi win

This is Mumbai's third IPL title. Pandya dropped a hard chance to allow Christian to take two runs off the penultimate ball, but even a fumble in the outfield did not give the Australian and Sundar enough time to get back for a third off the last delivery. Read More »

Suspect in Portland deadly stabbing arraigned


He made repeated outbursts in court. He has been appointed public defenders. Christian then allegedly said something about "decapitating heads", and the female victims were "clearly alarmed" and moved away from him, according to the affidavit. Read More »

Trump to leave Paris climate deal


Ahead of Trump's foreign trip, Tillerson insisted the White House reschedule a meeting between advisers to discuss the climate agreement so that he could attend. In conversations over the past week, Trump has made clear he plans to fulfill his campaign promises to withdraw from the carbon reduction agreement, citing negative effects on jobs in the areas where he won a large percentage of the vote, including states in the Rust Belt and the western plains. Read More »

Afghan president condemns Kabul terror attack


Images showed dozens of blackened and burned out cars. The ministry said three hundred and twenty others were wounded and 50 vehicles destroyed. It is unclear whether German embassy staff in Kabul were injured or killed, a security source said. Read More »