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See What LeBron James Did Moments After Game 1 Loss

All of the predictions saying the Cleveland Cavaliers had no chance to win the 2017 NBA Finals are looking pretty good after one game . Once and for all. (Put that in the "major" category.) They also signed experienced role players like Zaza Pachulia and David West. Just five minutes before tip-off, Raiders quarterback Derek Carr asked Raiders Nation who they had winning the NBA Finals whole giving his pick as well. Read More »

Rihanna Had More Game Than The Cavaliers In NBA Finals' Game 1

The Warriors won the 2015 championship but let a 3-1 lead slip previous year as James's Cavaliers finally brought the Larry O'Brien trophy back to Ohio. It was remarkable and all you can remember of it is Game 7. Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant is willing to take less money on a contract extension in efforts to keep the team's core group of players together, reports ESPN .com's Ramona Shelburne and Chris Haynes. Read More »

28% GST will ruin regional cinema: Kamal Haasan

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Haasan was also quoted as saying that he would be forced to quit cinema if these extremely high GST rates are not removed by the government. "This kind of high rates of tax will kill the regional films", the chamber said in a statement. "I don't want to remind you that most of the awards for India has come from small films which are made at one-tenth of a Hindi film", he said. The Vishwaroopam 2 actor has also mentioned that ticket rates can't be fixed like essential service. Read More »

Corbyn vows to meet Merkel 'straight away' if he becomes PM

She knows chapter and verse on how the Labour manifesto keeps open the option of staying in the European Union , and the question allowed her to open her pitch on the subject of Brexit. Appearing on BBC's Question time , the Labour leader was asked how he would react if Britain was under imminent threat from nuclear weapons. So that was a question wasted. Read More »

For First Time In 4 Years, Solo Speller Claims National Bee Crown

The two finalists went through a competitive final round, where they spelled words such as " cheiropompholyx , durchkomponiert and tchefuncte " all in a row, BBC reported. Vinay smiled and asked all the questions you'd expect from a spelling bee champ, starting with the definition of the word. In that round, she correctly spelled the word "sluggard", which means a habitually lazy person. Read More »

NBC journalist trolled for asking Modi whether he's on the Twitter

The picture Modi referred to had a caption: "Things are looking up in St. Petersburg - the rain stopped..." The PM seemed to be a little taken aback, but replied with a "yes", and chose to ignore her question with a casual laugh. with umbrella". "Ohh really! Did you?" As the video containing the question went viral, she was trolled on social media with some users wondering why she had not done her homework before asking the question. Read More »

Buildings light up green in solidarity with Paris climate accord

The move is significant as the U.S. is responsible for one-fifth of global emissions. "We will reach out and reciprocate with nations that seek to achieve that". Trump is not only facing resistance from outside the border: within the USA, states run by Democratic governors have questioned and strongly criticized Trump's decision, highlighting deep divisions within American society and polity. Read More »

Germany, China vow to deepen partnership amid global uncertainty

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She welcomed India's push for EU-Indian free trade agreement, and praised the country saying, "India wants the world not just to be interconnected but also that it should be sensibly run". The official is involved in preparing the meeting between EU Council President Donald Tusk, Juncker and Chinese Premier Li Keqiang, but can't speak on the record because their meeting statement wasn't finalized. Read More »

"Wonder Woman" and "Captain Underpants" among this week's new releases

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Captain Underpants is a handsome boy. After raiding the principal's office, finding some of their confiscated items and then getting caught - George and Harold set off on a path that set up the rest of the movie. That said, there isn't much to his character other than to serve as a threat and propel the plot forward. It's also not surprising that Captain Underpants is a riot as well. Read More »

Year Old Indian American Wins Scripps National Spelling Bee 2017

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Ananya - the thirteenth Indian-American in a row to win the spelling bee - said she planned to split the $40,000 prize money with her seven-year-old brother and put her share in an account for her college education. Vogoti was eliminated when he incorrectly spelled clafouti, a type of dessert including fruit. Erin Howard , a sixth-grader from Alabama, offered a plea to the judges before receiving her word. Read More »

EU's Juncker: China, EU agree clean energy needs worldwide solution

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Both these policy reversals have effectively left China in the lead on the respective issues, and will necessitate the formation of new coalitions to ensure a common approach on global trade and climate change. "China-EU relations have become a highlight in global relations", he said. Still, the European Union remains cautious about the direction of its second-largest trading partner, concerned by its militarization of islands in the South China Sea and it sees as increased ... Read More »

'Wonder Woman' Leaps to $11 Million on Thursday Night

That positive word of mouth will surely have a bearing on the movie's box office performance, too, and it seems Wonder Woman is off to a commendable start overseas, with Deadline revealing that the movie collected $6.3 million from Wednesday screenings. Read More »

Kathy Griffin Criticized for Video with Trump's Fake Severed Head

Griffin is also expected to explain her "true motivations" behind the shoot, which Trump said traumatized his 11-year-old son Barron , who apparently thought the beheaded image was real. First, Trump and the first lady lashed out at Griffin for her twisted stunt. Griffin released six Grammy-nominated comedy albums, performed in specials for HBO and Bravo, appeared on NBC's "Suddenly Susan", and won two Emmys for her reality show "My Life on the D-List", which aired from 2005 to 2010. Read More »

MAX stabbing victim: Teenage girls were the 'real victims'

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TriMet also invites the public to participate in the minute of silence. He said they will march in Seattle instead. One of them, 53-year-old army veteran Rick Best , was stabbed and died of his injuries. "I go to reach out, to start pulling apart, and then I see that there's just blood everywhere", Robinson told CNN affiliate KATU. That's what I'm doing. Read More »

Google and Warner Bros. team up for Wonder Women coding project

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This is an origin story , so we meet Diana, Princess of the island of Themyscira , when she is just a little girl training to be a great warrior. The first World War acts as the major conflict in Wonder Woman that convinces Diana to leave Themyscira after USA solider Steve Trevor ( Chris Pine ) lands on the island and warns the Amazons of the "war to end all wars!" Striking a welcome note of hopefulness and positivity, Wonder Woman is a breath of fresh air among the otherwise ... Read More »

Rock am Ring festival in Germany evacuated over 'terrorist threat'

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We have to support the police investigations. You can read the festival's statement in full below. "All visitors are requested to leave the festival site in a controlled and quiet manner and make for the exits and camping sites". With the memories of the Ariana Grande concert still fresh in people's minds, Rock Am Ring bumped up security, making sure 1,200 officers were on site. Read More »

Deepika Padukone raises the temperature with new MAXIM cover shoot

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Naturally, Deepika Padukone covered the latest India edition of the magazine and we can not stop admiring her. Deepika , 31, looked uber-glam in white Swapnil Shinde separates teamed with Christian Louboutin heels. Coming back to the 2017 Maxim Hot 100 list, it is topped by super model Hailey Baldwin and also includes names like Emma Watson , Emma Stone, Dakota Johnson and Kendal Jenner. Read More »

Trump's fake word stumps Spelling Bee champion

One of her favorites is Philomel, a word that means nightingale. The 58 competitors, who came from 29 of California's 58 counties, looked like a gathering at the United Nations. They are hungry for success and strive to be a visible part of the mainstream and set an exceptional precedent. The 12-year-old showed little emotion until her parents and brother rushed on stage to congratulate her. Read More »

Sachin's movie rakes in over Rs 28 cr in opening weekend

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The makers took an alternate route and made a decision to hype the film reasonably well en route release in order to attract the best footfalls right over the weekend itself. The box office collection of Wednesday (day 6) isn't revealed yet. This is a dip of more than 50% collections between weekend and then the weekdays. Ameen has also sung for filmmaker Mani Ratnam's Tamil film " OK Kanmani ", English film " Couples Retreat " and Telugu film "Nirmala Convent". Read More »

Pirates of the Caribbean avoids censorship, becomes a hit in China

Disney bosses are no longer convinced that a hacker actually stole a digital copy of its upcoming blockbuster Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell no Tales . The box office did okay over Memorial Day 2015, but that weekend openers Tomorrowland and Poltergeist got bailed out by holdovers Mad Max: Fury Road and Pitch Perfect. Read More »

Tom Cruise Reveals Name Of Top Gun 2

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While making rounds to promote his new movie " The Mummy ", Tom Cruise is sharing more details about the sequel to " Top Gun ". " We're gonna have the same tone we had from the first one, really ", says the star. In the original 1986 film, Cruise played Lt. Pete " Maverick " Mitchell, a hotshot fighter pilot for the U.S. Navy who gets sent to the Top Gun Naval Flying School. Read More »

Wide condemnation in Ireland of Trump's climate pact decision

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Trump's move, announced with great fanfare in the White House Rose Garden on Thursday, immediately leaves the United States isolated on a paramount global concern. cities and states to enforce it. Americans are even eager to do their share. As that 2009 ad from business leaders stated: "We recognize the key role that American innovation and leadership play in stimulating the worldwide economy". Read More »

Liam Gallagher takes a fresh pop at big bro Noel

Backtracking slightly, Noel added: "I don't mind the song... my wife was falling over herself, "Have you heard Harry Styles " new song?" Gallagher starts his summer of festival appearances tomorrow before more headline gigs in Dublin and Glasgow. Read More »

Kathy Griffin says she's receiving death threats

Mr Trump later tweeted that she "should be ashamed of herself" for posting the images. Griffin was scheduled to perform in her "Celebrity Run-In" tour at the theaters in November. Upon taking questions from the press, Griffin broke down in tears, admitting that she thinks Trump ruined her career and this happened because she's a female comic. Read More »

Sixth-grader from Fresno wins National Spelling Bee

As the rest of her family joined her, the new champ finally let her happiness show. The word that took her a little more time to spell was Konditorei , a shop selling confectionery but after asking few questions she nailed it too. This time around, she said she studied more, sometimes 11 hours a day on weekends as the competition drew near. Unflappable to the end, Ananya seized the opportunity when her steely opponent, Rohan Rajeev , flubbed a simple-looking but obscure ... Read More »

Arnie's Back, And He's Got a Message For Trump

Merkel, whose country hosts this year's worldwide climate summit, said Trump's decision was "extremely regrettable and that's putting it very mildly". A Downing Street spokesperson said: "The Prime Minister expressed her disappointment with the decision and stressed that the United Kingdom remained committed to the Paris Agreement , as she set out recently at the G7". Read More »

Putin ridicules claims of meddling in US vote

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Petersburg International Economic Forum. Putin, addressing the St Petersburg International Economic Forum , said on Friday that the hacking accusations were nothing more than "harmful gossip" which he complained was damaging international relations and the global economy. Read More »

More Kathy Griffin shows canceled as backlash over Trump video grows

The U.S. Secret Service, which is responsible for presidential security, has opened an inquiry into the photo of Griffin posing with the severed-head replica. "We are pleased to see she has apologized", CNN said in a statement. She also noted that other male celebrities, like Marilyn Manson, have criticized and "made threats" against Trump and they never got this kind of backlash and reaction. Read More »

Kathy Griffin to address Trump beheading stunt at press conference

Griffin has not commented beyond an apology video she posted on social media. He had scheduled her to appear back in July. "I'm going to be honest, he broke me", she said while crying. "Blood coming out of her wherever". "That was never what she intended", Bloom said. He said what Griffin did “was inappropriate and not something that should be anywhere in our national discourse.”. Read More »