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Carmella Wins The WWE Money In The Bank Briefcase On SmackDown Live


Money in the Bank ". In addition to that, Bryan banned Ellsworth from ringside in an effort to ensure there would be no similar shenanigans in the second women's Money in the Bank ladder match . James Ellsworth cut him off and dissed the crowd and was met with "Ellsworth sucks" chants. Ellsworth attempted to pull off the feat again Tuesday but was pushed off the ladder by Lynch, who appeared to have the match won before falling short. Read More »

Jordan Spieth wins after play-off — Travelers Championship


Spieth led by one shot entering the final round. Spieth three-putted from 50 feet for bogey on 12, almost drove into the water on the par-5 13th, before managing to save par , and made another three-putt bogey from 20 feet on 14. Very quietly, Lee made his mark on the latest PGA Tour event at TPC River Highlands , posting a final-round 3-under par 67 to finish at 10-under overall, tied for third place with Charley Hoffman . Read More »

Hackers launch cyber attack across Europe

Russia's top oil producer Rosneft ROSN.MM said its servers had been hit been a large-scale cyber attack but its oil production was unaffected. US-based pharmaceutical firm Merck (MRK) also said it's been hit. Within a day of being released, WannaCry had infected more than 230,000 computers in over 150 countries. While several researchers identified the virus as a derivative of the "Petya" ransomware, Kaspersky Lab, which congressional sources told ABC News is itself under Federal Bureau ... Read More »

'John Wick,' 'Dragon Tattoo' Star Michael Nyqvist Dies at 56


In a statement, Nyqvist's family said: "Michael's joy and passion were infectious to those who knew and loved him". The American version of The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo came out in 2011 directed by David Fincher and stared Daniel Craig as Nyqvist's Mikael Blomkvist and Rooney Mara as Lisbeth Salander. Read More »

'Gotham' Star Donal Logue Says Teenage Son Has Gone Missing


Jade was around the Barclays Center and Fort Greene in Brooklyn , NY. Gossip Cop reports that the NYPD has confirmed an "Arlo Logue was reported missing on Monday at the exact time and location indicated in the actor's tweet ". He was one of many to retweet the message. Logue, 51, hasn't provided further information about his teen since his initial post. Gotham aired its third-season finale on June 5, TV Line also says. Read More »

Take our money! Nintendo unveils Super NES Classic Edition


Nintendo first announced the SNES Classic in April , and today it revealed that the reinvented miniature version of the classic 1990's video game console arrives on September 29 for $80. If you would like to see the full list of games, check out Nintendo's website here. Here's some free advice from your pals at Polygon: Don't assume that the SNES Classic hype will eventually die down, and that the system will be readily available at some point. Read More »

Labour will return railways to public ownership, Corbyn pledges

The Labour leader's Glastonbury appearance has seen his name shoot to the top of the tots list with parents , Mirror Online writes . But Mr Corbyn said: "You can't have safety and security on the cheap". "Both Jeremy and the Labour Party have always been committed to the Nuclear Non-proliferation Treaty which aims to achieve a nuclear-free world". The socialist leader was previously criticized for suggesting " any use of nuclear weapons is a disaster ", during a BBC interview ... Read More »

Jose Mourinho reps deny €3.3m tax fraud during Real Madrid reign


The 32-year-old Portuguese star is facing four charges of fraud through offshore companies between 2011 and 2014 and will appear before a judge on July 31, judicial sources told AFP . Perez was elected to a fifth term as Madrid's president , extending his time with the club until 2021. "It has affected me how the media treated Cristiano; the presumption of innocence was not respected". Read More »

Russell Westbrook Earns MVP Honors

He received 69 first-place votes and 888 points from a panel of 100 media members and a fan vote to easily beat Houston's James Harden , who had 22 first-place votes and 753 points. "Remember? I was the one who taught you how to play basketball", Swift said. He beat out teammate Lou Williams, who came over in-season from the Lakers and do-everything reserve Andre Iguodala of the world-champ Warriors . Read More »

Sciver, Knight spur England to big win


Sciver top-scored with 137 off 92 balls while Knight hit 106 to propel the tournament hosts to a total of 377/7 in their 50 overs after Pakistan won the toss and elected to field first. Sciver reached her century in 76 balls - England's fastest in World Cups and second-fastest overall. Even though, she fell in the 41st over, cameos from Danielle Wyatt (42 not out) on her 50th appearance and Fran Wilson (33) ensured the home side reached 377 for seven in the 50 overs. Read More »

"Transformers: The Last Knight" Wows!


Directed once again by Michael Bay , the film now has a bad 17% fresh rating on Rotten Tomatoes . The latest word from Transformers: The Last Knight producer Lorenzo Di Bonaventura has Bumblebee set to begin filming this August for theatrical release next summer, followed by Transformers 6 in 2019. Read More »

Cosby faces more time in court as jury fails to reach verdict


Bill Cosby's trial for alleged sexual assault of Andrea Constand in 2004 ended in a mistrial Saturday due to a hung jury. Jurors spent more than 45 hours in sequestered deliberations since getting the case Monday, telling Judge Steven O'Neill as recently as midday Friday that they weren't making progress. Read More »

'Pretty Little Liars' Season 7 Finale: AD Has Twin Sister?


Now, as Mitchell and her longtime cast mates prepare for the series finale to air Tuesday night, she is reflecting on what she learned from being Emily. "I think [the Liars] have been so hyped up about everything that she just wants to enjoy the moment". "That was a separate conversation that I had with that person fairly early on when the decision was made that they would be A.D.", she said, "because it affected a lot of that person's performances". Read More »

Project Veritas Captures CNN Producer Saying Russia Reporting Is 'Mostly Bulls


Three of the cable news outlets journalists have resigned after a bogus Thursday article suggested Trump adviser Anthony Scaramucci was tied to a Russian investment fund . "So they caught Fake News CNN cold, but what about NBC, CBS & ABC?" On Friday, one of the people named in the story, Trump ally Anthony Scaramucci , disputed Frank's reporting and said, "I did nothing wrong ". Read More »

Taylor Swift & Michael Jordan Salute Russell Westbrook At NBA Awards


Westbrook tallied 69 first-place votes and a grand total of 888 points from a group of 100 members of the media and a vote by the fans to beat James Harden from Houston who ended with 22 first place votes and a total of 753 points. Obviously I was joking at the time ", Westbrook said. Draymond Green was named the Defensive Player of the Year . There's so many things I could say about you guys for putting me here. Read More »

Carmelo Anthony starts pushing for his ideal Knicks exit

So, New York is definitely where I'm at and where I'm staying. ESPN's Brian Windhorst subsequently said in an National Basketball Association on ESPN Radio interview Thursday night that both Anthony and the Bulls' Dwyane Wade are candidates to sign with the Cavaliers in free agency this summer if they can secure buyouts from Chicago and NY, respectively. Read More »

Leslie Jones blasts hotel chain for 'not liking black people'


Jones has yet to issue a followup tweet to detail exactly what happened. Leslie Jones has slammed The Ritz-Carlton hotel in Los Angeles after a disastrous stay, alleging she was treated badly because she's a black woman. A customer representitive since responded to the accusation, replying , "We're very sorry to hear this". It was nearly exactly a year ago that the outspoken comic caused major upheaval when she had trouble with designers who were declining to dress her for the premiere ... Read More »

Milwaukee Bucks: Malcolm Brogdon named Rookie of the Year


Brogdon averaged 10.2 points and 4.2 assists last season for the Milwaukee Bucks and, despite winning ACC Player of the Year honors as a senior at Virginia , slipped to the Bucks at No. Brogdon - taken with the 36th overall pick in the second round of last year's draft - became the only non-first round victor in the common draft era (since 1966), according to Elias Sports Bureau. Read More »

Trump takes another swipe at CNN following resignations


After Boyle published his story on Breitbart News , CNN took the extraordinary step of apologizing to Anthony Scaramucci , the person the article smeared, before retracting the "fake news" story, pulling it from the internet, and then issuing an editor's note . Read More »

Russell Westbrook's MVP Acceptance Speech Was Worth The Wait


The Thunder guard had 42 triple-doubles, breaking a record Oscar Robertson set 55 years ago. Westbrook received the Bill Russell MVP Trophy on Monday, "I remember growing up just being home, playing the video games and stuff with my pops, and my mom sitting there and my brother and just talking about maybe one day I could be the MVP". Read More »

DNR Participates in Operation Dry Water Initiative


NASBLA, in partnership with the U.S. Coast Guard and law enforcement agencies nationwide, is coordinating the 9th annual Operation Dry Water three-day weekend. Along with the use of life jackets and other safety practices, officers want boaters to be aware of the effects and ramifications of alcohol use. It is illegal in Minnesota to operate any motor vehicle, including a boat, with a blood alcohol level above.08 percent. Read More »

Vince Staples and Sprite Partner for 'Rain Come Down Video


Summertime '06 was mostly produced by Chicago legend No I.D. and was full of terse and percussive beats, the ideal backdrop for a rapper who seemed dedicated to dragging the L.A. The opening moments belong to the great Ty Dolla Sign , intoning the phrase rain come down in a tired auto-tune. One can feel the exhaustion within Staples's point of view: his lyrics are not a mere observation of his life, but a fight for agency in a country that will judge him by the color of his skin versus any ... Read More »

Chemical weapons activity monitored at Syrian air base, US officials say


Russian President Vladimir Putin's spokesman Dmitry Peskov said that "such threats to Syria's legitimate leaders are unacceptable". Damascus also denied the information . headquarters. "When you kill innocent children, innocent babies, babies, little babies, with a chemical gas that is so lethal - people were shocked to hear what gas it was", Trump said after the attack. Read More »

LGBT activists prevented from assembling in Istanbul


Turkey's official Anadolu news agency said "an estimated 20 people" were detained after protesters ignored warnings to disperse because the march did not have a permit. Gay pride parades Sunday in New York , San Francisco and other cities are spotlighting resistance to what participants see as new pressure on gay rights, while contending with the prospect of protests over the events' own diversity and direction. Read More »

New cyberattack spreads across Europe, hits Rosneft, Maersk


Group-IB, a company dealing with prevention of and investigation into cybercrimes, said on Tuesday a Petya ransomware virus attacked a number of companies, such as Rosneft, Bashneft , Mars, Nivea and Mondelez International (manufacturer of Alep Gold chocolates). Read More »

Why top tech CEOs are still meeting with Trump


Accompanied by his daughter Ivanka and his son-in-law Jared Kushner , both of whom are presidential advisers, Trump stressed that the "government needs to catch up with the technology revolution". Media-shy Jared Kushner opened his mouth and spoke before cameras as he greeted tech CEOs to the White House Monday. He said there was "a lot of room for optimization in the federal government". Read More »

Trump Hotels agrees to buy-out of its management of Toronto tower


According to Bloomberg , a buyout deal has been reached-possibly to the tune of at least $6 million, although the official amount was not disclosed. Reuters Donald Trump (left) shakes hands with Toronto Mayor Rob Ford during a news conference to mark the opening of the Trump International Hotel & Tower in Toronto April 16, 2012. Read More »

CNN tweets a correction at Trump


Project Veritas founder James O'Keefe released an undercover video Tuesday morning of a CNN producer saying the network's heavy coverage of possible collusion between Trump administration officials and Russian Federation during the 2016 presidential election is "mostly bullshit". Read More »

Istanbul Pride march to go on despite governor's ban


Manning, was released from a military prison in May. Members and supporters of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community take part in the Mediterranean Pride parade in Naples, Italy. "I think this year is even more politically charged, even though it was always a venue where people used it to express their political perspectives", said Joannah Jones , 59, from NY with her wife Carol Phillips . Read More »

Remy Ma beats Nicki Minaj at BET Awards; '90s R&B shines


The new drama may have started after Remy Ma posted a video, informing fans that she has just received a plaque from ASCAP for co-writing the smash hit song, All the Way Up . Kendrick Lamar was another big victor. Following an introduction by former First Lady Michelle Obama , fellow Chicagoan Chance spoke of issues plaguing the country, including police violence, prison overcrowding, and public education challenged. Read More »