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Pakistan cricket back on track with Champions Trophy win: Shahid Afridi

To avoid unnecessary and unwelcomed tensions, security personnel were deployed outside cricketer M. S. Dhoni's residence soon after the match. In his first five overs, Amir removed India's top three - openers Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan , and captain Virat Kohli - and set Pakistan on the way to their 180-run victory. Read More »

Beyonce's dad angers fans by confirming birth of twins

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Beyonce revealed in February that she was expecting, commanding the internet by posting a picture of herself kneeling beside a human-size floral arrangement, her hands cradling her rounded belly. Beyonce's mother, Tina Knowles, just liked Mathew's post on IG, making her the 2nd family member to publicly acknowledge the birth. Beyonce still made a number of red carpet appearances while carrying the twins and documented her pregnancy via social media. Read More »

UK moves to ease tensions after van attack on London Muslims

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London's police commander says the van attack near Finsbury Park Mosque was clearly an attack on Muslims. - June 16, 2016: Lawmaker Jo Cox is stabbed to death in the area of northern England she represented by a man with white supremacist views who shouts "Britain First" as he attacks her. Read More »

Bey's dad confirms twins arrival...boy & girl?

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However, since her delivery on 12 June, Mrs Carter is, to say the least, mute. "She said: "[Beyoncé and Jay Z are] incredible parents. Last weekend saw United States media alight with reports that the singing superstar, 35, had finally given birth to her twins with husband Jay Z . Read More »

Handel, Ossoff Turn to Local Star Power in Final Days

A special congressional election in Georgia is now billing at an estimated $40 million and counting between Democrat Jon Ossoff and Republican Karen Handel , reported NBC News. "I still like Trump, but he can be a bit of a loose cannon". "What's so incredible is that no one here has probably met Jon Ossoff, but they believe in his ability to work for this country, to reach across the aisle and to do what we can to fight for working families again in this country", Swalwell said in the ... Read More »

Miles Teller In Trouble With The Law

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After it was determined that the 30-year-old actor was "unable to care for his own safety", the spokesperson said, he was taken into custody. As officials tried to detain the star, Teller reportedly fell over into a busy street. The city of San Diego allows intoxicated people to check into detox centers run by volunteers in lieu of facing arrest. The publication notes the cop took Teller to the detox facility regardless, but charged the actor with a misdemeanour for public intoxication ... Read More »

LCD Soundsystem announces first new album in 7 years

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The band's Miami performance is listed on a flier that lists stops on their North American Tour. The group was forced to skip out on the III Points festival in 2016 due to Hurricane Matthew, according to a press release. The tour will finish with another 10-date run at the venue. The Miami concert scheduled last fall was a coup for III Points, as LCD Soundsystem was still making its way back from a self-imposed exile. Read More »

Larson, Truex take top 2 spots in Michigan qualifying

He didn't win it easy either, as he had to hold off every move Kyle Busch threw at him in the final few laps. "Thrilled to say (wife) Brittany and I are expecting a Little Logano on 1/11/18". On the season, he owns a 26.4 average finish, and he finished 25th at MI last June. Truex is atop the standings, one point ahead of Larson. No surprises after him as Team Penske teammates Joey Logano and Brad Keselowski sit third and fourth with Brad having the slightest of edges despite not ... Read More »

Experts Discuss Why Cosby Jury Couldn't Agree

Still, Cosby's team believes the case is bunk, and retrying it would be unfair to the celebrity due to his failing health. A judge recently denied Cosby's motion to dismiss the case, and a trial has been scheduled for June 2018. There was the Bill Cosby courtroom drama, the trial of a police officer accused of shooting a motorist in an encounter caught on Facebook Live, and the trial of a young woman accused of using text messages to encourage her boyfriend to take his life. Read More »

Bill Cosby's attorney says he is worried about entertainer's health

At least 10 women have pending civil claims against Cosby in lawsuits filed in California and MA. But more than 50 women have said that he's drugged them, sexually assaulted them. One of Bill Cosby's accuser's reacts at the Montgomery County Courthouse after a mistrial the Bill Cosby sexual assault case in Norristown, Pa., Saturday, June 17, 2017. Read More »

Who is Miss Money in the Bank?

Money-in-the-Bank". After which the first Women's Money in the Bank ladder match took place and had a controversial end as Carmella was crowned as the first-ever Ms. The referee asked them to leave, and in doing so, the Singh brothers confronted Orton's father, Bob, which riled up the wrestler, and he beat the two outside the ring. Read More »

Bhojpuri actress Anjali Shrivastava found dead in Mumbai

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It was a few days ago when another aspiring actress Kritika Chawdhary, who has worked in films like "Rajjo", was found dead at her Mumbai residence. She has appeared in a number of Bhojpuri films in the past. There was no suicide note found in this case, and police is investigating further. The hanging body shocked everyone at the spot who could not have believed the actress may take such an extreme step. Read More »

Police provide reassurances after London attack

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Basu said police believed that the alleged attacker acted alone, despite earlier reports from witnesses who said they saw two other people flee the scene. 47-year-old man arrested and detained for terrorism offenses following attack where van hit pedestrians near mosque in London . "I spoke to the eyewitness who caught the man and kept him safe, stopped him from being harmed by the local group that he attacked". Read More »

Ariana Grande Pens Emotional Letter To Fans

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Following the May 22 bombing, Grande and several members of her band got tattoos of the Manchester bee symbol to honor the city and victims of the attack. "I think that the kind of love and unity you're displaying is the medicine the world really needs now". "♡ see you so so sooooooon". Ariana first shot to fame in the Nickelodeon series "Victorious", which earned her character Cat her own spinoff, "Sam & Cat". Read More »

Cosby jury reviews accuser's testimony amid deliberations

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The panel of seven men and five women has worked behind closed doors for more than 17 hours, asking four times to review testimony from both the comedian and his accuser and seeking clarification on a charge at one point. Some 60 women have come forward accusing Mr. Cosby of sexually violating them, but the statute of limitations for prosecution had run out in almost every case. Read More »

Star Trek: Discovery Will Finally Arrive In September

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As announced at CBS' upfront presentation to advertisers in May, Star Trek will be accompanied by a weekly aftershow, Talking Trek , which will also launch weekly exclusively on CBS All Access . This is a stark departure from past " Star Trek " shows, which were episodic, meaning each episode told a standalone story. The second batch of episodes will be available in January. Read More »

London Mosque Attack: Imam 'Protected Suspect From Angry Worshippers'

Neil Basu , senior national coordinator for terrorism at the Metropolitan Police , confirmed witness accounts that the man found dead at the scene was already receiving first aid when the attack happened. Around 10% of the borough's population is Muslim. - Opened in 1994, Finsbury Park Mosque is an unassuming five-story redbrick building in residential north London , close to Arsenal Football Club's Emirates Stadium. Read More »

Coroner: Cocaine Among Drugs Found In Carrie Fisher's System

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A report released last Friday attributed Ms. Fisher's death to sleep apnea and unspecified causes. In a news release, the coroner listed the results of a body examination performed three days after Fisher's death . Fisher's blood and tissue, with regard to the cause of death", the report states. Todd Fisher said. "Without her drugs, maybe she would have left long ago". Read More »

WWE 2K18 Cover Star Revealed

Reigns in August, that could indicate that they've changed their plan. WWE 2K18 will be released on October 17th. Brock Lesnar was the pick previous year even though he wrestles a limited schedule, and Stone Cold Steve Austin was on the packaging of WWE 2K16 . Read More »

Dave Grohl's daughter drums for Foo Fighters

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The former Nirvana drummer explained to the sold-out audience that he had just started teaching Harper how to play the drums. Speaking from the stage Dave said: "' about two weeks ago my daughter said, Daddy I wanna play the drums ". Read More »

Trump Cabinet officers urge on Republicans in Georgia race

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On Tuesday, voters will head to the polls for the special election in Georgia's 6th congressional district. The runoff election between Republican Karen Handel and Democrat Jon Ossoff is just two days away. Special elections in Kansas in April and Montana in May resulted in a close calls for the GOP, in what are typically solid Republican districts. Handel has reacted angrily to Ossoff's assertions, emotionally telling the story of her sister, who she describes as being born with a ... Read More »

Supreme Court strikes down law blocking disparaging trademarks

As Justice Samuel Alito put it in a part of the opinion that all the justices joined, "If the federal registration of a trademark makes the mark government speech, the Federal Government is babbling prodigiously and incoherently". In June 2014, the United States Patent and Trademark Office canceled six federal trademark registrations for the Redskins, saying the nickname is "disparaging to Native Americans" and can not be trademarked under federal law that prohibits trademark protection on ... Read More »

Trump Addresses Infrastructure, Health Care in Ohio

Democrats Tuesday levied heavy criticism against the highly-anticipated $1 trillion plan President Trump began rolling out on Monday to overhaul the nation's crumbling roads, bridges, railways and airports. Prior to his arrival, Trump tweeted that he would be talking to "victims" of the Affordable Care Act. In a June 7 speech in Cincinnati, President Donald Trump unveiled additional details on his administration's plans to rebuild US infrastructure through a $1 trillion investment ... Read More »

79 now believed to have died in London high-rise fire

Previously, the Metropolitan Police had confirmed 30 people had been killed in the inferno; the announcement Saturday almost doubles that number. He says the search for remains had been paused because of safety concerns but has resumed. Read More »

Katrina refuses to work with Ranbir again

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Jagga Jasoos actor Ranbir Kapoor spoke about the existence of nepotism in Bollywood. The Jagga Jasoos cast would be part of this grand affair. But it seems that Katrina is done being her usual diplomatic self, and upon being asked if she will work with Ranbir again, she emphatically stated: "It's very hard". Read More »

58 missing and presumed dead in London apartment fire

The reason we had to pause the search and recovery yesterday was for the safety of our staff. Commander Mr Cundy said: "Sadly, our work will be ongoing for many , many weeks". Asked repeatedly whether she had misread the public mood , Mrs May did not answer directly but said the focus was on providing support to the victims. Read More »

Congresswoman DeLauro calls out Trump administration for apprenticeship programs

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Trump's order "will move the role of developing government-funded apprenticeship programs from the Labor Department to third-party private entities - including trade groups, labor unions and businesses", Politico said. It matches employers with the state's technical colleges, who tailor classes to meet the companies' needs, and handles most of the paperwork (companies have to register their apprenticeship programs with the federal and state governments). Read More »

Trump Administration Keeps DACA, But Rescinds Another Obama Immigration Plan

The protection can be revoked at any time , and some young immigrants have lost DACA protections after being arrested for crimes. That statement was included at the end of an announcement of the cancellation of a related Obama program, Deferred Action for Parents of Americans, which would have protected the immigrant parents of USA citizens. Read More »

Actually, maybe Venom will be connected to Spider-Man: Homecoming

Spider-Man could feature in the same universe as Venom , Silver & Black, and the other Spider-Man movies being made by Sony. Considering Kevin Feige also smiled during this part of the interview, it seems like Sony and Marvel are working together to allow Spider-Man to roam freely between the MCU and whatever this side universe that Sony is creating. Read More »

US attorney general next in scandal's spotlight

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In a letter Saturday to the Senate Appropriations subcommittee chairman, Richard Shelby of Alabama, Sessions said the change in venue would be more appropriate for expected questions on the issues raised by former FBI Director James Comey's testimony to the intelligence committee Thursday. Read More »

Amitabh Bachchan explains how GST would help India

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As the GST Council meets to finalise issues before the Goods and Services Tax (GST) is implemented from July 1, industry lobby CII said on Sunday that Indian industry is ready for the rollout of the pan-India indirect tax regime. Citing the provision of E-way bill which is a mandatory provision in the new structure he said, "Now we will have to put the details of out transactions online". Read More »