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Portugal win first ever Eurovision Song Contest

Im came second in last year's contest but would have won if the final results had been based purely on the votes of the juries, as it had been previously at Eurovision . Portugal will now host the contest next year. Kiev barred Russia's wheelchair-user singer Yuliya Samoilova because she had illegally entered Crimea to perform there after Moscow's disputed 2014 annexation of the peninsula from Ukraine. Read More »

Backed Syrian forces say Raqqa assault could start in June

Then how could it be possible that we give our weapons to other organizations? The SDF, a Kurdish-led militia alliance that has the air cover of the worldwide coalition and the support of U.S. Yes, Turkey - a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation member - remains an ally in the war against the Islamic State and in the fight to free the Syria people from their own despotic leader. Read More »

Melissa McCarthy adds spice (and Spicer) as host of 'SNL'

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The sketch next addressed questions over the firing of Comey, amid an ongoing investigation between Trump's links suspected Russian attempts to influence the USA election. Trump answers: "I'm famous". When Jake, er, Comey is opened , Spicey says "our friend Hillary Clinton " is next, but it's actually Maleficent from Sleeping Beauty . Read More »

Mother's Day Ups and Downs

Their story is quite literally the story of Mother's Day . Mother's Day is celebrated on the second Sunday of May every year. If you think about it, there is no mother without a child, and there's the value of motherhood, and we're not merely relating to biology. Read More »

My name is being used for political gains: Rajinikanth

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At the meeting and amid cheering fans, Rajinikanth said, "I am not bothered by criticism". The actor also stated that he has no plans of getting into politics and he wants to fulfill his responsibility as an actor with sincerity. The meeting, which happened after a gap of eight years, was held at Raghavendra Mandapam, Kodambakkam, in Chennai . In 1996, the Tamil actor famously said: "If Jayalalithaa is voted back to power, even god can not save Tamil Nadu". Read More »

Kelly Ripa Has Finally Found Her 'Live' Partner

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Kelly Ripa shared a video of herself sipping from a "Live with Kelly" mug with a question mark drawn on it. This exciting news comes nearly a year after Michael Strahan left the show for an anchor spot on Good Morning America . Anderson Cooper , 49, Andy Cohen, 48, Jerry O'Connell, 43, Fred Savage , 40, Josh Groban , 36, Jeff Gordon , 45, and Mario Lopez , 43, have all co-hosted the daytime talk show multiple times with Kelly, 45, since Michael Strahan , 45, left. Read More »

Full-Length Trailer For Marvel's THE GIFTED Is Here!

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Following a teaser trailer last week, Fox today released the first full-length trailer for its upcoming X-Men TV show The Gifted. Stay tuned for more news from Fox as the broadcast network upfronts kick off on Monday. The duo will executive produce the series together alongside Lauren Shuler Donner (X-Men: Apocalypse), Simon Kinberg (X-Men: Apocalypse), Jeph Loeb (Marvel's Daredevil, Marvel's Jessica Jones ) and Jim Chory ( Marvel's Daredevil , Marvel's Jessica Jones ). Read More »

Sean Spicer Was 'Among' the Bushes, Not Hiding 'In' Them

But Sanders has not looked rattled under the spotlight, and Spicer's job security has been questioned after reports surfaced that he had a "meltdown" in the wake of Comey's sudden firing Tuesday. A good leader takes responsibility when things go wrong. But Spicer and his team have kept up regular briefings. On Thursday, Trump gave an interview to NBC News in which he said he would have fired Comey regardless of Rosenstein's recommendation. Read More »

Wallace secures dream win in Portugal

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Wallace, who won five tournaments in succession on the Alps Tour past year and six times in total, finished three shots clear of Suri, who rattled in nine birdies in his first 15 holes before dropped putts in the home straight cost him dear. Read More »

New Miss USA to be crowned in Las Vegas

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The pool of contestants include lawyers, entrepreneurs, women's advocates and one newly-minted college grad: Miss Kentucky USA Madelynne Myers, who is skipping her Vanderbilt University graduation ceremony this weekend to compete for the Miss USA crown instead. Read More »

Liam Payne's debut solo single to release on May 19

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Speaking to The Sun newspaper in the USA, the One Direction star affectionately spoke about his son and Cheryl, who he basically said is a saint... something we all knew anyway. The "History" singer confirmed his newborn son's name on Twitter earlier this month when he responded to a tweet sent by survivalist and television adventurer Bear Grylls, who praised the couple on their choice of name. Read More »

Trump may pick new FBI director by next week

The move prompted an uproar among Democrats and some Republicans because Comey's agency is leading an investigation into whether members of the Trump campaign colluded with Russian Federation in that country's attempts to interfere with the USA presidential election a year ago. Read More »

LA Reid is Leaving Epic Records!

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The labels he has run have included Epic, Universal Music Group's Island/Def Jam and LaFace Records , which was co-founded by Reid in 1989 and eventually absorbed into Sony. "L.A. Reid will be leaving the company", it read. The news was a bit stunning, as Reid had seemingly orchestrated a surge back to relevance for the label with urban acts like Future, Travis Scott, DJ Khaled and pop acts like Meghan Trainor and Fifth Harmony. Read More »

Emma Watson celebrates historic MTV award win in gender-free acting category

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Stranger Things ' Millie Bobby Brown was the star of the MTV Movie and TV Awards Sunday night, winning Best Actor in a Show (the first time the award has been awarded gender-neutrally ) and sharing Best Show with her cast. This year, they did away with the typical gender-separated categories and created the first ever gender-neutral award. "I think I'm being given this award because of who Belle is and what she represents", Watson added. Read More »

Jim Parsons, longtime partner Todd Spiewak say 'I do'

He added with a pic of Spiewak singing into a microphone, "One of his greatest gifts to me is that he no longer takes me to sing karaoke". The story Big Bang Theory star Jim Parsons marries long-time partner first appeared on The Sydney Morning Herald . Read More »

Arthur: Legend of the Sword'

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Almost 35 minutes into this thing, Legend of the Sword starts into the legend of this movie, a topsy-turvy retelling of the sword-in-the-stone tale, of the "born king", Arthur ( Hunnam ), reclaiming Excalibur and sparking a rivalry with his uncle, King Vortigern. Read More »

ICSE Results 2017 Not today

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Due to some political issues and state elections in five assemblies, the ICSE exams were delayed in some states such as Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Punjab, Goa and Manipur. Click On Results 2017 tab. 12th grade board examination results will be announced a few days after class 10th results. Click on the "show result" button next to get the results. Read More »

What time, channel is Celtics vs. Wizards Game 6

Al Horford added 19 points, seven assists, and six rebounds. The " Celtics " will be the first chance to close down the opposition and come to Cleveland. NEED TO KNOW: This series has been filled with one big run after another. The two games during the regular season were losses of 118-93 and 123-108, both in favor of the Wizards . Read More »

Miss USA finalists named in pageant taking place in Vegas

As Miss USA "my plan is to inspire and encourage so many children and women (to enter) the science, technology, engineering and mathematics fields", she said . Miss Florida, who happens to be a law student at Nova Southeastern, will compete for the Miss USA title in Las Vegas. Following legal action Trump sold his stake in the pageants to a talent management group. Read More »

Actor Powers Boothe, 'Agents of SHIELD' and 'Sin City', Passes at 68

Although Boothe did have his share of roles where he wasn't cast as the bad guy - like Philip Marlowe in the short-lived HBO series about the Raymond Chandler detective - the actor relished the more nefarious characters. He played stoic White House Chief Of Staff Gen. Alexander Haig , who brings bad news to an unraveling president in Oliver Stone's 1995 drama Nixon . Read More »

Manchester United set unbeaten record with unwanted 36-year highest draw tally

Mourinho looked on from the sidelines today as his patched-up United side laboured to a 1-1 draw at home to relegation-threatened Swansea City, and two more names were added to the Red Devils' injury list. United took the lead through Wayne Rooney's penalty, controversially awarded after Marcus Rashford's dubious tumble, but were pegged back by Gylfi Sigurdsson's fine free-kick after twice reshuffling their defence to cover injuries to Luke Shaw and Eric Bailly. Read More »

Melissa McCarthy, as Sean Spicer, rides her podium through NY

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Melissa McCarthy (R) and her husband Ben Falcone attend the premiere of "CHIPS" on March 20. That's one very crowded thoroughfare, and that appeared to be part of the punchline as McCarthy, dressed up and made up to resemble the cantankerous spokesman, shouted at drivers as she weaved her way through traffic. Read More »

Nick Cannon: San Diego Shooting Victim Was Childhood Friend

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One man broke his arm while fleeing and went to a hospital as well, Zimmerman said. He says Selis told the woman he had shot two people , the police were there and then referenced "shooting it out". According to Demetrius Griffin , a friend of "Ki", Selis was sitting on a lounge chair alone and at one point "Ki" invited him to join the party which included 30-40 people including children. Read More »

Mnuchin Weaves in Tax Reform, With Trade Talk at G7 Italy

Schaeuble (German Finance Minister), told Mr. Mnuchin that it is unthinkable that in the weeks and months to come, we can allow the established framework to be debated", Michel Sapin, Finance Minister of France, said. The U.S.is considering a shift to a territorial tax system to replace the current residency based tax code. The unwillingness of the US Treasury administration under president Donald Trump to sign up to a stronger attack on protectionism has upended global diplomacy on the ... Read More »

President Donald Trump delivers commencement address at Liberty University in Lynchburg, Virginia

And he says the more that people say something can't be done, "the more you should be absolutely determined to prove them wrong". "They're people who can't get the job done". He further pushed the idea hat the United States is a Christian nation by pointing out that elected officials get sworn-in on Bibles and the pledge of allegiance includes the words "under God". Read More »

Is Sean Spicer Next On The Presidential Chopping Block?

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Trump responded not by rescinding the unfounded accusation, but by tweeting: " FBI is totally unable to stop the national security "leakers" that have permeated our government for a long time ". Dismissing criticism of Trump firing Comey , Sanders said the Federal Bureau of Investigation director would have been fired on the first day if Hillary Clinton was elected as the president. Read More »

Ian Wright states prediction for West Ham v Liverpool

Arsenal's 4-1 win at Stoke means that Klopp's men are under enormous pressure to earn a result against the Hammers as anything less than a victory could see the Gunners move into the top four if they beat Sunderland at the Emirates on Tuesday. Read More »

Kylie's New Boo Might Need to Worry About Tyga

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According to gossip buzz, Kylie and Travis are taking their relationship to the next level. We're told she's been spending a lot of time with him in his hometown of Houston - including a party after the Rockets' game Thursday night. They weren't together, but at one point Tyga looked up to the skybox, and the pair smiled and waved to each other. As for Tyga , he was spotted partying with another Kardashian ex - Scott Disick. Read More »

Trump's Long History of Recording Calls Makes His Tweet About "Tapes"

By axing the director of an agency investigating whether there was collusion between members of his campaign and Russians, Trump risked being seen as obstructing a criminal investigation. Spicer this week, praising his television "ratings" during the briefings. If the current administration did make tapes, Senate Democratic leader Charles Schumer told CNN on Sunday, "the president should turn them over immediately, of course". Read More »

Trump asked FBI director three times if he was target of investigations

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They said Trump was prompted by a scathing memo written by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, only to acknowledge Trump had been planning to fire Comey regardless of the recommendation. She was left flat-footed trying to defend Trump's admission to NBC that he called Comey and asked him whether he's under investigation. "He (the Deputy Attorney General) had made a recommendation". Read More »

Sylvester Stallone eyed for more Marvel films

The head of Marvel Studios recently stressed that the franchise's future will see itself delve deep into its cosmic realm, so it is totally possible that Groot will get a larger role within the Guardians team moving forward. So while it's great that Gunn is helping to plan out the future of the MCU, Marvel also needs to make sure that his spin on things doesn't overpower the stories of human superheroes by burying them under neon lights and Eighties action stars. Read More »

20 attorneys general call for independent probe into Russian Federation

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They've been vetted over their lifetime, essentially. "As Spicer tells it, Rosenstein was confirmed about two weeks ago and independently took on this issue so the president was not aware of the probe until he received a memo from Rosenstein on Tuesday, along with a letter from Attorney General Jeff Sessions recommending that Comey be fired", The Washington Post reported . Read More »