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Megyn Kelly says important to 'shine a light' on Alex Jones

In a live stream Monday, Jones alleged Kelly lied to him and told him she wouldn't ask him about Sandy Hook or other conspiracies. While the nation mourned the tragedy of the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre in 2012, Jones spun vile theories about how the murders of 20 young children and six adults were actually theatrics by the United States government. Read More »

Pakistan bowl out Sri Lanka for 236 in their must-win game

In the final match of the group stage of this Champions Trophy 2017 , the first blow was landed by Pakistan , who won the all-important toss and asked Sri Lanka to bat first. Both the unfancied teams are on two points each after identical records of one win and a loss from their previous group matches. We played last ODI here. Read More »

Duchess of Cambridge visits London Bridge attack victims

Fellow Australian Ms Boden - a 28-year-old senior nurse, who ran to help as the attack unfolded - died from a knife wound to the chest, the inquest heard. Luggage straps, plastic retractable craft knives and rolls of duct tape were also found. "You will be seeing police, armed and unarmed, in areas where there are crowds and around the streets of London , possibly at a higher level than you have done before". Read More »

Tillerson: North Korea Releases US Citizen Otto Warmbier

Warmbier allegedly came down with a case of botulism after his trial, and after he was given a sleeping pill he never woke up. Flamboyant former National Basketball Association star Dennis Rodman arrived in North Korea Tuesday after saying he wants to "open the door" to the regime and claiming that US President Donald Trump would be pleased with his mission. Read More »

Indiana mother who killed 2 children faces new murder charge

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The body of 66-year-old Frank Macomber was also found in a wooded area in Fort Wayne, Indiana . Court documents say Pasztor has admitted shooting Macomber in the head and leaving his body in woods near her parents' home in Allen County. This photo released by the Elkhart, Ind., Police Department shows Amber Pasztor. She's already facing 130 years in prison for the deaths of the children. Read More »

Defence must now convince jurors in Cosby trial

He said: "I didn't want to talk about what did you give her". Phone conversations between Cosby and Gianna Constand circa 2005 had previously been played for the jurors, but the reading of the decade-old deposition Friday added context regarding Cosby's intentions. Read More »

Kathy Griffin Holds Tearful Press Conference About Trump Family Bullying Her

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Griffin, who said she has been contacted by the Secret Service, said the Trumps were "trying to ruin my life forever". Kathy Griffin says she has received death threats following the controversy over her holding a mock-up of Donald Trump's severed head in a photoshoot - and believes the president and his family want to destroy her career. Read More »

Trump to host S.Korea's Moon for White House talks

Intelligence sources are reporting North Korea is one small step away from being capable of launching a nuclear-tipped intercontinental ballistic missile to anywhere in the United States. In a meeting with the Federation Internationale de Football Association president, Gianni Infantino, Moon said that several countries in north-east Asia - including the isolated North Korea - could form a bloc to share hosting duties for the tournament. Read More »

E3 Expo 2017 Kicks off with Some Blockbuster Announcements

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Indeed, Spencer said he saw Sony's PS4 Pro as a "competitor" to the One S rather than the X when asked about the $100/£100 price gap between each platform holder's high-end console offering. Mr Spencer confirmed the Xbox One X will cost £449 when it goes on sale on November 7 . Yes, it looks like the Xbox One S is the better Xbox deal if you're going down that route. Read More »

Demi Moore Is Missing Her Two Front Teeth (REALLY!)

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While the photo showed Moore without one tooth, she explained both front teeth are actually missing. Although, according to the actress, in fact she lost two front teeth. "They love seeing me without my teeth", she said, "because they think it makes me look more vulnerable and more human". Jimmy proceeded to show a amusing clip of the star on Snapchat singing in a high pitch voice with a filter at the dentist. Read More »

Taylor Swift Is Returning To Music Streaming Services

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Oh - and Swift lowered the price of all of her albums on Apple Music , too . Swift, 27, called for her music to be removed from Spotify in November 2014, claiming the streaming service did not fairly pay artists and rights holders for music streamed. Read More »

Sony Celebrate 60 Million In PS4 Sales

Apart from the rise in the hardware sales and subscription revenue of Sony Interactive Entertainment, the company also emphasized that it will continue to expand its PlayStation 4 portfolio this year with much-anticipated games such as Star Wars Battlefront II , Destiny 2 , Uncharted: The Lost Legacy , and Gran Turismo Sport . Read More »

Trump supporters turn on special counsel Mueller

If Trump ordered Rosenstein to fire Mueller, or tried to do it himself by repealing the special counsel regulations, Congress would then need to exercise its constitutional power to check the president, Rangappa said. "Director Mueller is going to have the full independence he needs to conduct that investigation, " Rosenstein said. A handful of Republican lawmakers have urged Trump to leave well enough alone when it comes to Mueller. Read More »

Sony clocks up more than 60m PS4 sales

The game is slated for a 2018 release. Yesterday, Sony held its E3 2017 press conference which mostly consisted of a host of game trailers. The game is only due out in 2018 and is definitely one to keep on your radar for the coming year. Read More »

Justin Bieber Won't Be Singing 'Despacito' in Concert Any Time Soon

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Just weeks after Justin Bieber tried and dramatically, dramatically failed to sing his number one single " Despacito ", he has told crowds he can't perform the track because he literally can't. Remaining calm, Justin begged: "Don't throw things at me, please". One fan took Bieber's refusal rather personally, however, and threw a bottle which almost struck the star square on the head. Read More »

Coming out as gay changed my life: Colton Haynes

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Presenter Andy continued to push Colton about whether or not he has ever had a threesome, to which the actor responded: "We've all had them, but it wasn't that time". He explained that his management often tried to set him up with girls during the start of his career, telling Cohen he was even rumored to be dating Lauren Conrad during those dark years. Read More »

I'd 100% Be Willing To Testify Under Oath To Rebut Comey

Instead, Trump let his lawyer do the talking for him. In his testimony, Mr Comey also said Mr Trump had asked him in January to pledge loyalty to the President, an unusual request that would put in doubt the independence of the Federal Bureau of Investigation. Read More »

North Korea releases United States citizen Otto Warmbier

We wish him well. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said in a statement that the State Department secured Warmbier's release at the direction of President Donald Trump . The athlete said the issue of several Americans currently detained by North Korea is "not my objective right now". Tillerson said the State Department continues discussing three other detained Americans with North Korea . Read More »

Trump invited to testify about his interactions with Comey

Trump's personal lawyer, Marc Kasowitz, disputed both statements after Thursday's hearing, essentially pitting the two accounts against each other . And - more to the point - why did he share it with Richman and the New York Times , but never bothered to share it with the Judiciary and Intelligence Committees in the House and Senate? Bharara says Trump called him twice before the inauguration, to "shoot the breeze". Read More »

Trump tweets reaction to Comey hearing: 'Complete vindication'

He also said that he had never asked Mr Comey - who he fired last month - for his "loyalty" over the investigation, a key part of Mr Comey's testimony . In his remarks, Comey portrayed Trump as a chief executive who had no concern for the FBI's independence. During his testimony, Comey said that he asked a " close friend" of his to leak the record of his conversations with Trump . Read More »

Trump, Merkel Relationship "Fairly Unbelievable", US White House Says

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President Donald Trump took to social media to blast Germany , a key US ally that he asserted was unfairly benefiting from trade and the North Atlantic Treaty Alliance ( NATO ). However, the German chancellor said she was "very encouraged" by her visit to the White House in March. "It is inappropriate that we are now communicating with each other between a beer tent and Twitter", he said in Berlin . Read More »

Donald Trump's Approval Rating Sinks Further As Disapproval Hits Record High

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His disapproval rating also climbed to a new high of 58%. A HuffPost/YouGov poll released Friday found that Americans believe Comey to be far more trustworthy that Trump-46 percent to 26 percent. "Trump has averaged 40 percent approval and 54 percent disapproval across the 20 full weeks of his administration". Typically presidents poll 50% or above at this point in their first year , Gallup noted . Read More »

Cosby's accuser denies they were romantically involved

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But Feden shot back, asking Constand to read the next line in her police statement, one Agrusa had failed to recount: "It wasn't a romantic time, no". As of now, it's unclear if the defense has any more questions for Constand, but we'd have to guess her slight confusion was not the smoking gun the defense was looking for. Read More »

Sessions wants his testimony open to the public

But Sessions himself wanted the hearing to be public, according to Department of Justice spokeswoman Sarah Isgur Flores. "(Sessions) believes it is important for the American people to hear the truth directly from him and looks forward to answering the committee's questions tomorrow", a Justice Department spokesperson said . Read More »

WWE RAW Results (6/12/17): Brock Lesnar Returns, Tag Title Main Event

Brock Lesnar showing up is always an uncertainty as he always likes to play it cool by zoning out every now and then like a false time constraint. Samoa Joe became the number one title contender at the WWE Extreme Rules event. I think Joe is completely confident in his abilities, but he's never stepped in the ring with someone like Lesnar. We're hoping for great things from this feud and hopefully Vince McMahon will change his mind and let Joe and Brock tangle for a little while ... Read More »

Taylor Swift criticised for 'immature' music release alongside Katy Perry album

It's worth noting that Swift's music has been available on Apple Music since 2015, a huge deal for the streaming service which was still in its embryonic form at the time . But music experts believe there is something more to Swift's return to these streaming platforms other than gratitude for fans. Taylor Swift has delivered the ultimate blow in her feud with Katy Perry . Read More »

Honda teases new Fit Sport model, highlights safety tech

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Honda says this makes the Fit "the most affordable auto in America with such a robust suite of available advanced safety and driver-assistive technologies and the only vehicle within its segment to do so". Honda says that the Fit is the most affordable vehicle in America to offer such a comprehensive suite of safety equipment. This makes Fit the most affordable auto in America with such a robust suite of available advanced safety and driver-assistive technologies and the only vehicle within ... Read More »

Why Gal Gadot Is a Real-Life Wonder Woman

Her domestic cume now stands at $115M. However the acting makes up for it, as Gadot does an awesome job as wonder woman and Robin Wright as Diana's aunt, Antiope. "You made this movie what it is". Diana, our Wonder Woman , is a 5,000 year old Amazonian princess trained by her aunt to be another warrior. Gal Gadot , Patty Jenkins and Chris Pine . Read More »

Wonder Woman screening to raise money for women's services

Most superhero movies these days, including almost every Marvel film, includes an end credits scene that teases the next addition to the franchise, but the DC Comics Extended Universe has not followed this format. Pine will be "all but naked" in one encounter with Wonder Woman . They live on the idyllic, all-female island of Themyscira, where they spend their days developing skill in some of the most balletic forms of combat you've ever seen. Read More »

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt renewed for season 4x

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Netflix has renewed Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt for season 4. Season three debuted last month and received incredibly high praise for its comedy and continuing to push the characters forward in new directions. Kimmy started with a straight-to-series order at NBC, moving to Netflix before the premiere with a second-season order tacked onto the first. If this third season isn't quite as riveting as the two that preceded it, it's still the season that brought us an episode-long Lemonade ... Read More »