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London tower block fire injures 50

Fire Commissioner Dany Cotton called it an "unprecedented incident" unlike anything she had seen in her 29-year career as a firefighter. He said: "It's horrendous". In a post on Instagram, Oliver wrote: "To any of the 100′s of FAMILIES effected by this bad fire at Grenfell Tower Notting hill today, You are all welcome to come hang out in my restaurant and be fed and watered by my Jamies Italian team". Read More »

Brooks Recounts Alexandria Shooting: 'It Is Hard to Contain the Emotions'


The shooter was caught by Capitol Police shortly after the incident. Rep. Brad Wenstrup, R-Ohio, who served as a military surgeon in Iraq , attended to Scalise after the shooter was down, Brooks said on CNN . Brooks said he saw the man only for a second, and that he was shooting from a chain link fence behind the third base position on the field where the congressional group was holding its morning practice. Read More »

Anti-Putin Leader Arrested Before Daylong Protests Across Russia


Moscow braced for a day of unauthorized protests on Monday after prominent opposition leader Alexei Navalny changed the location of an anti-corruption demonstration despite police warnings. A slickly produced video entitled, "Don't call him Dimon", featuring drone footage of mansions, ski villas and vineyards allegedly belonging to the Prime Minister, Dmitri Medvedev, has chalked up 22 million clicks on YouTube . Read More »

Bill Cosby jury begins Day 3 of deliberations

In addition to revisiting testimony, the jury also asked Judge Steven O'Neill to clarify how to determine whether Cosby gave Constand an intoxicant "without her knowledge", an element of one of the charges he faces. Cosby lowered and shook his head in the courtroom as she spoke. Prosecutors portrayed Constand as a fearless victim seeking justice, while Cosby's lawyers claimed she was a former lover who fabricated her account of the alleged assault. Read More »

Men: Dark Phoenix: Lawrence, Fassbender and McAvoy to Return


The X-Men Cinematic Universe (XMCU ridiculous) had a big day, Simon Kinberg has signed on to direct the " Dark Phoenix " and Jennifer Lawrence, Michael Fassbender, James McAvoy, Nicholas Hoult, Alexandra Shipp, Sophie Turner, Tye Sheridan , and Kodi Smit-McPhee are all returning for this film, according to Deadline . Read More »

How Alex Jones is preparing his base for the Megyn Kelly interview


He released a statement Tuesday calling for Kelly and NBC to "shelve" the interview. The bank has pulled all of its ads from "all NBC news programming until after the show airs", The Wall Street Journal reports. "While it's not always popular, it's important". He's been elevated by 5 or 6 million viewers or listeners, and by the president of the United States. Read More »

Bill Cosby jury to hear more of his deposition testimony

Jurors have begun their deliberations in Bill Cosby's sex assault trial. Steele said. "It's not right". For proof Bill Cosby sexually assaulted Andrea Constand , one need look no further than the comedian's own words, Montgomery County prosecutors say. Read More »

Magnitude 6.9 quake reported near Tajumulco, Guatemala


Fieser said another CRS employee in Guatemala told her, "I normally don't leave the house during an natural disaster, but this was so strong we all got out of the house". A church collapsed in San Sebastian, Retalhuleu, killing one person, emergency services reported. Across the border in Chiapas, Mexico, Gov. Manuel Velasco said via Twitter that there were reports of cracked walls and shattered windows in Huixtla, but so far no injuries. Read More »

Arizona Senator describes scene of shooting at softball practice

Four others, including two capitol hill cops, were also reportedly injured. Authorities said the gunman was shot by U.S. Capitol Police, apprehended and taken to the hospital. Scalise dragged himself toward right field in the opposite direction of the gunman, Flake said. Texas Rep . Roger Williams says a member of his congressional staff was shot and is receiving medical treatment. Read More »

Lupita Nyong'o gives the best review of Patty Jenkins' Wonder Woman


In the film, Gal Gadot plays Amazonian warrior princess Diana, who realises her true potential as Wonder Woman after she helped a World War I pilot (played by Chris Pine), whose plane crashed near Diana's combat ground in Themyscira. It is such an important story to tell . In case you're wondering , Spider-Man, the 2002 film that truly kick-started the modern boom of superhero films, grossed $114.8 million in its opening weekend. Read More »

Comey Bolsters Case For Obstruction Of Justice By Trump

Comey was sacked May 9 and Trump tweeted May 12, " James Comey better hope that there are no "tapes" of our conversations before he starts leaking to the press!" Mr Comey alleges that Mr Trump then privately asked him to drop a probe into former national security adviser Michael Flynn's contacts with Russian Federation. Read More »

Top House GOP leader shot at congressional baseball practice


The news of the shooting reverberated on Capitol Hill, where security was increased and regular proceedings were canceled or postponed. The Capitol Hill police, from my understanding is, like I say, incredibly fearless and probably saved the lives of everybody there. Read More »

Trump willing to testify, won't say if tapes of Comey talks exist

Trump has continuously denied allegations that he had asked Comey to drop the investigation into former National Security Adviser (NSA) Michael Flynn's alleged ties with Russian Federation. "You and I both know my father a long time ", Trump Jr. told Fox News' Jeanine Pirro. Before Trump fired him, Comey ran the FBI investigation of possible Kremlin collusion with the Trump campaign in the 2016 election. Read More »

Emraan Hashmi's look from Baadshaho released


Now, the third look featuring Emraan Hashmi has hit the internet and, people are loving it to the fullest. Today the makers of the movie released Emraan Hashmi look. @ Baadshaho ." Well, we still are clueless as of what does that mean but the turban look lokks extremely intriguing. " Baadshaho " marks the fourth collaboration of Luthria with Ajay. Read More »

Scarlett Johansson Finally Poses With Look-Alike Grandma

Despite many thinking Scarlett Johansson starring with four other women in lead roles automatically makes it a "chick flick", the 32-year-old gorgeous blonde hit back at the "ladies movie " claims. "It seems nearly sort of passé that to say that is a 'ladies movie.' Once we can accept that women are amusing and that we allow ourselves to talk about taboo subjects and take the stigma off of them, then I see it's a lot more inclusive environment". Read More »

Sessions grilled by senators in angry exchanges

Comey, who testified before the same committee last week , said he couldn't discuss the "problematic" reason the FBI believed Sessions needed to recuse himself from the Russian Federation investigation. "Further, I have no knowledge of any such conversations by anyone connected with the Trump campaign", Sessions said. "I knew him before that, and I have confidence in Mr. Read More »

Carl Frampton to face Andres Gutierrez at SSE Arena in Belfast


He will return to action net month against the highly-rated Gutierrez, who has lost just one of his 35 fights and is the WBC Silver featherweight champion. Since his last fight in Belfast, a TKO victory over American Chris Avalos, Frampton has gone on to establish himself as one of the best fighters in boxing's lighter weight-classes. Read More »

Cristiano Ronaldo accused by prosecutor of having $16.5M in unpaid taxes

On this occasion he is accused of knowingly using a "business structure" to hide income made from his image rights. The prosecutor's office said Ronaldo "had the intention to obtain an illicit tax benefit". In Spain, tax fraud is punishable by up to five years in prison. He later went on to play for Real Madrid between 1996 and 1999. The charges come months after Spanish newspaper El Mundo published leaked documents revealing details of the offshore holdings of several soccer players, ... Read More »

London mayor: Questions surround apartment fire

I woke up my auntie who was sleeping, it was about 1.15am, and we started to make our way down. London Mayor Sadiq Khan declared the fire a "major incident". A resident said the fire started on the fourth floor. Samira Lamrani told Britain's Press Association she saw a woman try to save the baby by dropping it from a window "on the ninth or 10th floor". Read More »

Giffords tweets support following baseball practice shooting


Giffords praised law enforcement as "public servants and heroes" who stepped in to take down the shooter. Paul said he was in the batting cage at the time that he heard the first shot and then a "rapid succession of shots". "There's no escaping a guy if he's got several hundred bullets and we've got no weapons and no place to hide". Rep. Anthony Brown - "Keeping @SteveScalise, Capitol Police, staffers & others hurt in this tragedy in my prayers". Read More »

Mario Odyssey has Dinosaurs, is Delightfully Weird

It will have cross-play support so gamers on other platforms can all play together, as well as Nintendo items for vehicle customization. Other games announced include " Metroid Prime 4 ", as well as " Fire Emblem Warriors ", due out in the holiday season this year . Read More »

Donald Trump supporters turn on special counsel Robert Mueller


Mueller III. He described Mueller as operating independently from the Justice Department in his investigation. Trump can rescind the regulation that establishes the burden of "good cause" for such a firing, or he could simply fire Rosenstein and install someone more to his liking. Read More »

Hot Toys' New Wonder Woman Figure Brings The Warrior To Life


Gadot and Jenkins have made it clear that they will be presenting Wonder Woman as a compassionate warrior who is motivated by love and the desire to see world peace. " Wonder Woman ", the comic-book epic poised to dominate the box office this weekend, also shatters one of the remaining glass ceilings for women - directing big-budget, Hollywood superhero movies. Read More »

Pakistan should quit Saudi-led alliance


ANKARA/DUBAI, June 13 Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan denounced the isolation of Qatar by neighbouring states as a violation of Islamic values and tantamount to a "death penalty" against Doha in a crisis reverberating through the Middle East and beyond. Read More »

Trump's Name Will Be Bleeped Out In The Next "Broad City" Season


The former first lady even made a cameo on " Broad City " a year ago. Originally, Glazer and her co-creator Abbi Jacobson wrote the fourth season thinking the 2016 election would turn out differently. Then again, it's not entirely outside the realm of what's expected in the world of Broad City for Trump's name to be treated like such a bad word that it warrants bleeping. Read More »

Women rise up in action movie roles this summer

However, for the survival of the franchise, I think that is something that needs to happen. Los Angeles [U.S.A.], June 14: After taking the global Box-Office by storm with her maiden superheroine movie 'Wonder Woman , ' it seems like director Patty Jenkins can not get enough of the Amazon and its princess. Read More »

Things to know about Jeff Sessions on day of Senate hearing


A Justice Department spokeswoman said Monday morning that Sessions believes "It is important for the American people to hear the truth directly from him". Comey said he wrote memos on his meetings with the Trump because of "the nature of the person" he was talking to. Comey said he could address the details only in a classified setting―heightening the suspense about what might be asked and answered on Tuesday. Read More »

Another superstar joins Mission: Impossible crew


The actress and director Christopher McQuarrie have taken to social media to confirm her return, which marks her third appearance in the franchise, AceShowbiz said. Whatever role Julia Meade will play in the film is unclear, but her presence will likely complicate Ethan's next mission. The helicopter looks very similar to the one seen in the Paris scenes, but of course this may just be coincidence. Read More »

Xi snubs Sharif by skipping bilateral meet after murder of Chinese nationals

The prime minister, during his stay in Astana, participated in 17th meeting of the Heads of State Council of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO). Noteworthy, India had boycotted the summit in Beijing last month. We want connectivity to pave way for enhancing cooperation and confidence among the societies and young people. Read More »

Black Mirror to be adapted into a series of books


In a statement, Brooker said: "All-new 'Black Mirror " stories from exciting authors - that's a joyous prospect. Black Mirror premiered on Channel 4 in the 2011, with the first two seasons airing there through 2014. Judging by what has come before the collection however, we believe you can firmly rest assured that the stories here will all be hugely different to one another, with underlying commentary on social politics, injustice and more . Read More »

Wonder Woman Sinks The Mummy, Reigns For Second Week


Diana of Themiscyra delivered a smackdown to Tom Cruise this weekend as Wonder Woman spent a second weekend atop the box office . This week's domestic box office victor was pretty much decided before we even got to the weekend. The Mummy , It Comes At Night , and Megan Leavey opened in theaters, but audiences weren't too interested in any of the new debuts. And at No. 3 is " Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie ", bringing in an estimated $12 million in its second week out. Read More »

'Wonder Woman' star Gal Gadot competes for Miss Universe title

We will likely see her in Justice League , but this option guarantees that as long as the studio wants to make a sequel to Wonder Woman , Diana Prince will be played by Gal Gadot . "There's something iconic about. the story of Wonder Woman that's hitting the zeitgeist perfectly". " She's Wonder Woman . She's got to come to America". Read More »

Ryan Murphy's American Crime Story: Versace will now come before Katrina


The first season of the heralded project, "The People v. O.J. Simpson", launched in February 2016 and won nine Emmys, including outstanding limited series. Meanwhile, the filming for " Katrina " has been moved to 2018 . After the success of the first season, " The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story ", the second season was supposed to be " Katrina ", following the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina , and then "The Assassination of Gianni Versace ". Read More »