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Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud in Spain

In a statement, Ronaldo's management company Gestifute said there had been no attempt to evade taxes. Ronaldo, who is in Russian Federation at the Confederations Cup playing for Portugal, has played in Spain for Real Madrid since 2009. The accusations against Ronaldo have caused speculation in Portugal and Spain that he is now considering leaving the country to play elsewhere. But tax authorities later found that some of the information presented in that settlement was incorrect, the ... Read More »

Iran: Missile strike in Syria 'just a small slap'

Tasnim quoted a statement made by the IRGC public relations office Sunday as saying: "a number of mid-range ground-to-ground missiles were fired from the IRGC aerospace force's bases in Iran's western provinces of Kermanshah and Kurdistan". Read More »

Thompson stuns defending champion Murray at Queen's

But at Queen's Club overnight, the likeable South Australian put all of that misery firmly behind him as he sent world No.6 Milos Raonic packing 7-6 (7-5) 7-6 (8-6) in the opening round, just months after nearly hanging up his racquet. I was always coming in, trying to sign in, and here I am in the draw. I didn't create loads of chances. Thompson, ranked 90, snagged the first set tiebreaker, then made his big move with a break for 3-2 in the second set. Read More »

Patty Jenkins yet to sign up for 'Wonder Woman' sequel

This is pretty interesting when you consider that there are only three directors who have released DCEU movies: Zack Snyder , David Ayer, and Patty Jenkins . but did you ever hear about Wonder Woman? ". "I went down a gravel hill where they took Wonder Woman up a conveyer belt and they drop her off". Last week, Lebanese authorities banned the new Wonder Woman movie hours before it was due to premiere in the capital, following a campaign against its lead actress, Gal Gadot , who ... Read More »

McCain: Americans 'stupid' to travel to North Korea

The pressing Pyongyang to halt its nuclear weapons development and urging China and other countries to starve the North of funding for the program. South Korean President Moon Jae-in offered a more measured response to North Korea . McCain is the Republican chairman of the Armed Services Committee. Read More »

Nickelback's Chad Kroeger Calls Slipknot a 'Gimmick'


Taylor then insinuated that Roadrunner Records, the label that Slipknot are on and where Nickelback made their name, used the profits from the Slipknot record to sign Nickelback stating: "Let's just say Roadrunner took all the Slipknot money and gave it to Nickelback to sign them". Read More »

NORC poll: Few favor Trump move to ditch Paris accord


Just 36 percent of voters said they approved when asked "Do you approve or disapprove of the way Donald Trump is handling his job as president?" the poll stated. Fifty-seven percent of GOP respondents approved of Trump's handling of the Russian Federation investigation. Fifty-seven percent of those polled believed Comey compared to 31 percent believing Trump more. Read More »

GOP frets over Ossoff-Handel race, looks to sky for hope


That total is roughly 2½ times the number of early votes during the April 18 general election among 18 candidates. For Democrats , a win in a district that Price last won by more than 20 points would be huge, and a sign that the Trump resistance is translating into tangible electoral gains. Read More »

Star Wars Han Solo film loses directors Phil Lord and Christopher Miller


In a joint statement published on the official Star Wars website today, both Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy and directors Phil Lord and Christopher Miller were super calm and collected about the whole thing. Which is a damn shame: Lord and Miller have yet to make a bad movie, with the Jump Street films and Lego Movie being critically acclaimed. There's been a disturbance in the force and the young Han Solo film is suddenly without a director. Read More »

Champions Trophy 2017 was a roaring success: Ian Bell

With victory by 180 runs in the final, Sarfraz Ahmed lifted their first 50-over trophy since the 1992 World Cup. On Australian cricket, Gilchrist felt there has been an improvement in the team's performance after their loss against South Africa at home past year. Read More »

"Wonder Woman" : Gal Gadot's salary for movie is shockingly poor


As of writing, the film has earned a worldwide gross of over $573 million, according to Box Office Mojo . But given the commercial success of the reel, Gadot might receive an increase in dividends in the near future. The Daily Dot noted that Gadot has publicly said that she earned $300,000 for her role in Wonder Woman . From dominating all other releases at the box office , to garnering nearly entirely positive reviews and raking in a huge take in sales, the film was a complete, ... Read More »

Mobb Deep star dead at 42


A cause of death has not been announced, but Prodigy was reportedly hospitalized days earlier in Las Vegas with complications caused by sickle cell anemia. Prodigy, a father of two, released several solo albums during his career, including gold record H.N.I.C. 2000. Take a look at the reactions below to the loss of a hip-hop legend. Read More »

Colombian rebels believed to be holding 3 Dutch journalists


The kidnapping occurred Saturday in Colombia's Norte de Santander Department, when the two journalists, Derk Johannes Bolt , 68, and Eugenio Ernest, 52, were driving in a truck on an assignment for the Spoorloos Dutch TV program. Past year in the same area Spanish-Colombian journalist Salud Hernández Mora was kidnapped by the ELN, as were two Colombian journalists, Diego D'Pablos and Carlos Melo, who had gone to the area to cover the story. Read More »

'Baadshaho' is a heist story set in Emergency period: Milan


It features Ajay Devgn , Vidyut Jammwal , Emraan Hashmi , Esha Gupta , Ileana D'Cruz and Sanjay Mishra in lead roles and movie is about this six badasses. Overall, the Baadshaho teaser is really unbelievable with lots of action sequences, emotions and romance. While Ajay and Emraan are back with their charm, Vidyut is the new third wheel to their two-man army. Read More »

Jab Harry Met Sejal Movie Preview


Trust KRK to do something like that! The source from the production house informs, "We initiated a contest led by Shah Rukh that would result in the actor visiting the city that resides majority Sejals". The film stars Shah Rukh as a Punjabi, named Harinder Singh Nehra. Anushka gave a sweet reply to her co-star. "But Anushka also finds out that her engagement ring is lost and when she informs her fiancee about it, he asks Anushka to bring that ring at any cost". Read More »

Daniel Day-Lewis announces retirement from acting


Day-Lewis has been praised for his shapeshifting acting and versatility. But Day-Lewis has also always been an exceptionally deliberate performer who often spends years preparing for a role, crafting his characters with an uncommon, methodical completeness. Read More »

Black bears behind 2 fatal Alaska maulings


Hundreds of runners and spectators from the area had gathered at the Bird Ridge trail on Sunday for the race, which has been held annually for 29 years. Rangers are continuing a search for the bear. A sign warns people that the trail head is closed on Monday, June 19, 2017, after a fatal bear mauling at Bird Ridge Trail in Anchorage , Alaska . Read More »

Wallenda soars by teeth and toes over Niagara Falls in historic stunt


Daredevil and professional aerialist Erendira Wallenda broke the world record Thursday for the highest suspension over Niagara Falls . Trapeze artist Erendira Wallenda hangs over Niagara Falls . While the plan was to hang from her teeth only once for about 15 seconds, she said she felt so good that she opted to repeat the move for about 10 seconds. Read More »

Cosby trial accuser thanks supporters for love, kindness

Andrea Constand in a tweet Tuesday said she is "eternally grateful for the messages" she has received in recent days. While each juror is allowed to talk publicly about his/her own conclusions, none of them are allowed to reveal any of their fellow jurors' respective decisions or sidings. Read More »

Baseball gunman had list of GOP lawmakers


Investigators have not determined the objective of the list and they are still trying to determine its meaning. Duncan spoke with Hodgkinson before he opened fire at the Republican congressional baseball practice , wounding five including House Majority Whip Steve Scalise . Read More »

More than 120000 students to begin state exams


Education Minister Richard Bruton extended good wishes to students, reminding them that while these exams are important, "they were just one pathway in education". The ASTI President said that Ireland has a robust and transparent exams system which treats students in a fair and equitable manner and which supports the teacher as the student's advocate. Read More »

Supreme Court says law banning disparaging trademarks is unconstitutional


Despite intense public pressure to change the Redskins name, team owner Dan Snyder has refused, saying in the past that it "represents honor, respect and pride" for Native Americans. The Fourth Circuit put the case on hold last fall while the Supreme Court was considering The Slants' case. The court's decision is good news for The Slants, of course, but also for the Washington Redskins. Read More »

Prabhas stabbed by varun dhawan!


Baahubali actors Prabhas and Rana Daggubati gathered at filmmaker Karan Johar's house to party with Bollywood celebs. Prabhas is now busy with his next movie Saaho . In the honour of SS Rajamouli's magnum opus film, Karan Johar threw a bash inviting the two heartthrobs of the nation, Prabhas, and Rana Daggubati for the celebrations. Read More »

WWE RAW Results (6/19/17): A Big Turn For Cass, Braun Strowman Returns

Considering the poor ratings that Raw has been getting the past few months, it sounds pretty rational if the WWE champion graced the show with his presence in the coming weeks. It would seem these two superstars are headed for their first of several meetings one-on-one at the PPV. Nia Jax won via disqualification. That didn't make Neville too happy and a trash-talking war ensued. Read More »

Cosby alternate juror: I 'probably' would have convicted him

He pledged the three counts of aggravated indecent assault would stand and praised Constand's "courage". Cosby remains free on $1 million bail over the three felony charges. When we got there we didn't have security and people were diving on our cars. "She has to go through it all over again", McCloskey said of Constand. Read More »

Ronaldo summoned to answer judge's questions on tax fraud

Perez said Ronaldo is bothered by the way some media "treat him like a criminal", adding that he is honorable and professional. But Calderon - who brokered the deal to sign the Portugal worldwide from Manchester United in 2009 - has urged Madrid to do all they can to keep hold of a player who he says cannot be replaced. Read More »

Mattel makes over Ken doll line


A year after Barbie introduced new and more diverse dolls to add to Mattel's line, it was about time they gave Ken the same treatment. These changes come after body inclusivity activists shared their concerns after Mattel introduced three different body types for the female Barbies previous year - tall, curvy , and petite. Read More »

Gal Gadot Posts New Video Thanking Fans For WONDER WOMAN Success


It hasn't even been out for a week yet, but by nearly every measure Wonder Woman is already a serious hit. Catherine Hardwicke's Twilight placed third, making $69.6 million, while Jennifer Lee and Chris Buck's animated movie Frozen and 2012's courageous - directed by Brenda Chapman and Mark Andrews - made up the top five with $67.4 million and $66.3 million respectively. Read More »

Reaction To Cosby Case

The jurors deciding comedian Bill Cosby's fate at his sexual assault trial delved into his accuser's account on Wednesday, their third day of deliberations, but failed to reach a verdict. Comedian Aparna Nancherla, who frequently posts social commentary, tweeted, "Ask women again why they don't report their rapes". "The others on the jury might have just been not persuaded beyond a reasonable doubt, although they were leaning in that direction, or there might've been members of the jury ... Read More »

Ed Sheeran, James Corden sing 'Shape of You' in new Carpool Karaoke


Sheeran also revealed he hit Bieber in the face with a golf club in Tokyo recently while on a night out. Watch Sheeran belt out his catchy singles, conquer a mouthful of Malteasers , and reminisce about Bieber in the video above! "I don't know how you've done that, Corden said, laughing uproariously". Read More »