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Things to Know About Jeff Sessions on Eve of Senate Hearing

As mentioned above, since Attorney General Sessions is not testifying at hearings on the Justice Department budget, he'll be replaced by the Deputy Attorney General, Rod Rosenstein - who appointed Robert Mueller as Special Counsel for the Russian Federation probe. Read More »

Bill Cosby sex case jury to resume deliberations

He has said the sexual encounter with Constand was consensual. "Because of what he wanted", Steele told jury members. A look at the sexual assault charges against Cosby and the punishment he could face if convicted. Phone records showed she made no such call in January, he said, and instead show she only called Cosby's phone numbers in NY. "This isn't talking to a trustee, this is talking to a lover", he said. Read More »

Beyond Good & Evil 2 Finally Unveiled With Jawdropping Trailer

In this Action-Adventure, you can play alone or with friends, everyone will take part in the intense action and drama found throughout System 3's planets, moons and space. Here's what we know so far. We don't have a release date, but this game is definitely happening, and we here at GameZone couldn't be more excited. It's been so damn long that it's practically become the stuff of legend, to the point that we were wondering if the game would ever see the light of day. Read More »

Trump may 'terminate' Russia probe's Mueller says president's pal

Mueller's appointment was prompted by memos from fired FBI Director James Comey that said Trump had urged him to drop an investigation of his former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn in connection with the case. "I don't think that Congress would sit still and allow the President to pick his own investigator", Schiff said on MSNBC's "Morning Joe". Another complication is that under the independent counsel statute , Trump can't fire Mueller. Read More »

Trump travel ban dealt another blow as appeals court rules


Yesterday the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled the ban in travel from six predominantly Muslim countries violated immigration law by discriminating on the basis of nationality and that the administration failed to make its case that such a ban was critical to national security. Read More »

Local theater leader defends NY company in 'Julius Caesar' controversy


Scott M. Stringer has bought copies of Shakespeare's " Julius Caesar " and mailed them with letters to the heads of Delta Air Lines and Bank of America , which pulled their sponsorship of the show. " Julius Caesar " ends its run Sunday. 'For over 400 years, Shakespeare's play has told this story and we are proud to be telling it again in Central Park'. Read More »

Nintendo's annual E3 presentation

The company is still riding the popular wave of Breath of the Wild ( which was game of show for many at E3 2016 ) and high console sales for the Switch, so everyone is looking forward to see what the big N is up to next. As it's done for the last few years, Nintendo will be livestreaming a pre-recorded video presentation in lieu of hosting an on-stage conference. Nintendo openly stated that they would be shining the light on Super Mario Odyssey , but it expected that they will also be ... Read More »

Red Sox put LHP Rodriguez on DL after fall in bullpen


Left-hander David Price is set to make his second start since coming off from the disabled list in Saturday's matchup against the Orioles. Chris Sale went 6 innings, allowing three runs, all earned, six hits and one walk while striking out nine. Read More »

GIANFICARO: Believe me, Andrea Constand sounds believable

Bill Cosby told the mother of the woman who has accused him of sexual assault that he was a "sick man" and apologized, the mother testified on Wednesday at the comedian's criminal trial. Cosby , for years feted by millions as "America's Dad" for his role as a lovable obstetrician and father on "The Cosby Show", says he is now legally blind. Read More »

Ice Cube gets Hollywood star, thanks all 'who helped me get here'


The ceremony went down this morning starting at 11:30am in front of the Musicians Institute on Hollywood Boulevard. On what's been deemed Ice Cube Day, the South Central rapper thanked his parents, siblings, wife, and children. Stay around your kids'. "I definitely don't condone vandalism, but it was amusing to see, I got a nice chuckle out of that", he added. Famed filmmaker Singleton credited Ice Cube for his performance in his acclaimed 1991 film Boyz n the Hood , as he said he ... Read More »

First look at next chapter of the 'Frozen' story


Olaf's Frozen Adventure debuts in front of Coco on November 22; you can also catch the trailer in front of this weekend's Cars 3 . "I'm thrilled that Disney Animation's featurette " Olaf's Frozen Adventure " will be coming to theaters in November with Pixar's 'Coco , '" said John Lasseter, chief creative officer, Walt Disney and Pixar Animation Studios. Read More »

Wonder Woman Director Patty Jenkins reveals her first thoughts on Gal Gadot


The movie has already soared to a $100.5 million box-office debut in North American theaters, making the Patty Jenkins-directed superhero film the biggest opening ever for a movie directed by a woman . Though critically lauded and financially successful, the release of Wonder Woman hasn't come without controversy. Deadline reports that Wonder Woman will conclude its opening weekend with a domestic gross of $103.1 million and beat Sunday projections. Read More »

Anushka Sharma releases haunting poster of 'Pari'


The film will mark the debut of Prosit Ray as a director; he was an assistant director on Phillauri . She is also an acclaimed actress who has done some intense, women- oriented roles in the movie like N10 and Sultan . Anushka's look will leave you intrigued as she shows the dark side of her life in the haunting poster. So will Anushka Sharma be the new attractive evil ghost like Conjuring or will she be a friendly ghost like Phillauri? "Hats off to the queen", Anushka wrote on ... Read More »

Confirmed: Deepika Padukone to return in xXx 4 opposite Vin Diesel


When asked by a fan whether Serena Unger aka Deepika Padukone will be part of " xXx 4 ", Caruso revealed she will be. He wrote, "Yes meetings next week". One of the stars of the film, Ruby Rose , hinted that she might be coming back for the fourth film. Recently, Deepika stunned her fans by her fabulous item number in Kriti Sanon and Sushant Sing Rajput starrer Raabta . Read More »

Newtown families upset by interview with conspiracy theorist

Speaking to CNN on Monday, Liz Cole , the executive producer for Kelly's show, defended the decision to give Jones airtime, saying "He is someone who is worthy of examination, by sitting down with him, there's value in that". It would be easier to see the interview as an attempt to expose a malicious, underground movement (sunshine is the best disinfectant and all) if Jones didn't already have his own radio show, Internet news site and the ear of the president of the United States. Read More »

Trump cheerleaders turn on special counsel Mueller

This is by no means a definitive answer, but I put that question to five Washington lawyers Sunday - lawyers in private practice, on Capitol Hill, in think tanks, some of them veterans of the Justice Department. And the President has no shortage of reasons for wanting the special investigation shut down. My (educated) guess is that during his visit to the White House on Monday, Ruddy heard that Trump was considering firing Mueller. Read More »

Supermassive Games is working on the unsettling, VR 'Inpatient'

Eventually, you discover who you are and why you're in the sanatorium. Until Dawn fans might remember the Sanatorium as a particularly intense section near the end of the game. No release date was revealed (not exactly a shocker, given Sony's E3 conferences), but stay tuned for more details on The Inpatient as they surface soon. Read More »

This is how Amitabh Bachchan left Sonam Kapoor embarrassed


Several Bollywood celebrities wished the actress on her birthday. Immediately, Amitabh Bachchan wrote: "and what about ME. this is Amitabh Bachchan , my dear". This post was a instant hit among Sonam's fans as they soon started complaining that even they didn't get a reply for the b'day message. I have never ever felt so so loved in my life. Read More »

At Trump's Cabinet meeting, flattery is flavour of the day

At Monday's Cabinet meeting - the first President Donald Trump had held with everyone on board - White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus spoke up to thank Trump "for the opportunity and blessing that you've given us to serve your agenda and the American people". Read More »

Taylor Swift Returns to Spotify

This meant that other streaming platforms such as Spotify were missing out, but that is no longer the case. However, her reversal comes reportedly as a thank-you to her fans after her most recent album 1989 passed the 10 million sales mark. Read More »

Director Patty Jenkins holds all the leverage in 'Wonder Woman 2' negotiations

Few directors can claim a $100 million opening weekend, and thanks to the DC Universe's matriarch, Patty Jenkins is now the first woman to join that elite list. Of course, because we can't get enough of Gal Gadot's fierceness, there is already chatter of a Wonder Woman sequel in the works. Jenkins had teased in an interview that "The story will take place in the United States , which I think is right", she continued, "She's Wonder Woman ". Read More »

Julia Stiles expecting her first child


The 36-year-old met her fiance on the 2015 film Blackway, on which Preston worked as a camera assistant, and they got engaged during a vacation to Isla Grande in Colombia on Christmas Eve in 2015. Some people said "radical" sympathize with me. The pregnancy news comes nearly a year and a half after Stiles and her beau got engaged in December 2015 in Isla Grande, Colombia. Read More »

Gareth Southgate: England Under-20 glory has 'raised the bar for everybody'


So to score that goal was a special feeling for me. By that stage England had cleared their heads of any early uncertainty and they had enough of the ball in promising positions that, by half-time, Southgate was entitled to be frustrated there were only sporadic occasions when they managed to get behind Scotland's often congested defence. Read More »

'Wonder Woman' Leads Weekend Box Office Again

What should Dwayne Johnson do next? Fortunately, though, Cruise is about as big of an worldwide movie star as you're going to find, which helped the 2017 " Mummy " bring in more than $ 140 million overseas . While The Mummy , which had a production budget of $125 million, failed to dominate the domestic box office, globally the film brought in more than $141 million, bringing its total global sales to $174.1 million. Read More »

'The Mummy' dominates in its debut weekend

Seeing as it's the first in a franchise of monster movies known as Dark Universe , you'd assume Universal would want to tease that out. Though you have to wonder how the next film will do without the strength of Cruise's allure to carry it. Read More »

Warriors beat Cavaliers to win NBA Finals


It remains to be seen if LeBron James and his Cleveland Cavaliers will win the National Basketball Association championship for the second consecutive year, but judging by the superstar baller's sneakers of choice during a Sunday practice, he's got his eyes on the throne. Read More »

Rahat Fateh Ali Khan sings for Salman Khan's Tubelight


Interestingly, all three had quit " The Kapil Sharma Show " after the headline act assaulted Sunil on a flight. The show was hosted by Aparashakti Khurana. As she turned back, she bumped into Salman Khan who was right there. Salman Khan says that Hindi movies do not have such a reach in South India as the audiences are loyal to their stars. Read More »

E3 2017: Marvel Vs. Capcom Infinite Story Demo Available Today


Stevivor's captured the first seven or so minutes of Marvel vs Capcom: Infinite's story mode demo . Capcom said: "Our latest cinematic trailer reveals just how big and wild the Marvel vs. The capture features two fights and a bunch of in-game cutscenes featuring Captain America, Mega Man, Captain Marvel, Chun-Li, Thor, Arthur, Spencer and Iron Man. Read More »

Constand leaves witness stand after two days

Gianna Constand responded that all she wanted was an apology for her daughter. Speaking outside the court she said: "It was off and it rang". The revelation came as Constand ended her testimony in the case. During one exchange, Agrusa suggested that Constand once enjoyed a romantic dinner at Cosby's home before the alleged assault. She will return to the witness stand Wednesday. Read More »

'The Mummy' Proves Lifeless On Opening Weekend While 'Wonder Woman' Triumphs Again

As expected, The Mummy was buried (so sorry) at the box office this weekend by Wonder Woman . Universal notes that the movie's global debut of $174-M is also a best for Cruise. It was a bumpy weekend for Universal's launch of its Dark Universe series of horror-ish movies, as the new take on The Mummy fizzled out a little at the American box office. Read More »