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Part I: Thinking through the North Korea crisis

United States vice president Mike Pence reiterated his country's commitment to the security of Japan on Tuesday, as North Korea intensified concerns over its weapons programme with a vow to launch missile tests "every week". China is also said ...

The Captain Marvel Movie Has Its Directors

Starring Brie Larson , " Captain Marvel " is the first MCU standalone film focused on a sole female title character. As Marvel's current Executive Vice President of Physical Production, Alonso has had a significant hand in essentially every big-s...

'Fate of the Furious' To Set Global Debut Record (CMCSA)

Based on the huge disparity between this installment's opening numbers and " Furious 7's ", American fans seemingly have become disinterested with the franchise. Gary Gray and in front of the camera with Charlize Theron. Universal didn't provide a ...

Major League Baseball players remember Jackie Robinson on Twitter

That's my number!' " Maybin said. "I thought everyone had free speech". The tradition continues Saturday on the 70th anniversary of the monumental moment. Fittingly, Jackie Robinson is the first to be honored with a statue at Dodger Stadium. Just...

Lorde Shares New Music From Melodrama At Surprise LA Show

And it means Lorde has officially continued her streak of speaking directly to the secrets in my heart that I wish were known and seen. I really need you with me for this. "Melodrama" comes out on 16th June, and Lorde headlines Coachella alongsid...

Boris Johnson 'dismayed' by Russia's UN Syria veto

During the meeting, Lavrov doubled down on Russia's support for Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, repeating denials that Assad's government was to blame for the gas attack last week and adding a new theory that the attack may have been faked by Assad...

Watch The First Trailer For Netflix's "Dear White People"

Warning: The above promo might contain material sensitive to people who don't understand the term "white privilege ". Dear White People is created by writer/director Justin Simien, and adapted from his 2014 satirical comedy film of the same name....

Hundreds gather at cenotaph to honour Battle of Vimy Ridge

Prince Harry and Prince William placed the final pair of boots on a war memorial, and they all walked in the trenches the soldiers used during the war. Hundreds gathered at the National War Memorial on Saturday to remember the 3,598 Canadians who die...

Protection petitions filed for girls in mutilation case

The Hennepin County petition says that a seven-year-old girl from Plymouth, Minn., was brought to MI in February where the illegal procedure was performed on her. An investigation began after the authorities were informed of Dr Nagarwala's alleged ac...

David Letterman's mom, who became unlikely star, dies at 95

Mengereing was born on July 18, 1921 in IN and lived in Carmel. She interviewed athletes and celebrities, one time asking Hillary Clinton if she could help out her son with all those speeding tickets he got in CT. David's mom will definitely be mi...

The Chainsmokers lead Billboard Music Awards nominations

The Chainsmokers will be among the challengers in Drake's way for Top Artist . According to Billboard , "The Top R&B Song category is a tight one, with Rihanna doubling down thanks to "Needed Me" and her collabo with Drake on "Work". Other cont...

Kylie Jenner and Tyga have ended their relationship AGAIN

But to folks on the internet, this separation better be permanent, because they are "pitying" the young star who reportedly has been burdened with the rapper's bills, from house rents to vehicle payments, and more. "She will keep an eye on him", said...

'Prison Break' star: Original series ending 'broke my heart'

Tuesday, April 4 , on Fox . As reported by TV Guide , another star of the series will also return and that is Robert Knepper who plays T-Bag, the child murderer and rapist. As actors, you guys had reunited for Legends of Tomorrow, but did it f...

Melissa Joan Hart Regrets Not Dating Ryan Reynolds!

Ryan Reynolds was already near the top of my "cool guys in Hollywood" list, but he may have pushed his way to number one. "He was very sweet". Hart first revealed her fling with Reynolds in her 2013 memoir Melissa Explains It All: Tales from ...

Trump to Meet With Egyptian Leader

In turn, Mr Sisi said he has "a deep appreciation and admiration of your unique personality", as the two vowed to fight terrorism together ahead of a day of meetings in Washington . "The focus (for Trump) is on areas where Egypt has little relev...

Amazon Cash to allow customers to trade cash for online credit

Besides CVS, that includes Speedway, Sheetz, Kum & Go, D&W Fresh Market, Family Fare Supermarkets, and VG's Grocery. "Amazon Cash lets you add cash to your Amazon balance at thousands of participating convenience, grocery and drug stores by purchas...

Texas deputy constable fatally shot after arriving for work

The Harris County Sheriff's Office has confirmed the death of a deputy constable who was shot ambusth-style in a parking lot in the Texas city of Baytown early Monday morning. Another deputy nearby rushed to his aid, applying pressure to Greenwood's ...

Mo Adeniran crowned victor of The Voice UK

Whilst his version of "Unsteady" by X AMBASSADORS is now available to download and stream , it isn't officially his winner's single. Mo will now release his new single as a signed recording artist. Meanwhile, mentor Jennifer Hudson has hinted she ...

'Serial' team's seven-episode podcast is ready for binging

Of course, as is with any murder mystery, things aren't necessarily as they first seem. Producer Brian Reed , in Woodstock , Alabama . S-Town is just one of the three new podcasts in development from Serial Productions, a recently formed sup...

Trump signs order to roll back Obama climate change measures

Following monthslong concern that Trump would withdraw the US from the landmark 2015 Paris Agreement to prevent climate change , the president's move Tuesday to roll back domestic initiatives to cut power plants' carbon-dioxide emissions drew a sh...

Spicer Leaves No Daylight Between Ryan, Trump On Health Care Bill

Spicer insisted that today's vote would proceed as Trump demanded later in the day. Spicer said that the White House had agreed, "in coordination with the House", to pursue health care as the first major item of Trump's agenda. Now that dozens of R...

GOP trying to steal Supreme Court seat

Another witness is Jeff Perkins, whose son with autism was at the heart of a lawsuit resulting in a high-profile interpretation by Gorsuch in his current role as a federal judge for the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals. It's known as the " nuclear optio...

Kurt Cochran: third victim of Westminster terror attack identified as American tourist

The attacker also stabbed and killed a police officer. The White House said Wednesday that the president had spoken with U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May and has offered USA assistance. The wife suffered injuries and remains in the hospital. The chu...

The new movie by the director of In Bruges looks hilariously NSFW

McDonagh has been talking about the project for quite some time. I truly wish I could include the newly released redband trailer for Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri in this post, but we are attached to a family newspaper, after all, and m...

Know Your Sounds: 14 Samples Heard On Drake's 'More Life'

Although Drake originally revealed More Life as a project in conjunction with Apple Music , More Life didn't appear as an Apple exclusive but available on most streaming services. And most people would like go probably take a break, but for ...

Meet Roger Federer, David Foster and the Backhand Boys

And he was attacking really well, first and third sets. Sock improved to 15-2 this year and set up a semifinal against Roger Federer, who advanced via walkover when Nick Kyrgios withdrew with what the Australian suspected was food poisoning.

Netflix to Change Ratings System to Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down

When they rate a movie or show from one to five stars, they fall into trying to objectively assess the "quality", instead of basing the stars on how much "enjoyment" they got out of it. The thumbs-up, thumbs-down model implies that a user is being as...

The BBC Dad Shares His Thoughts on That Viral Video

Prof Kelly's wife is Jung-a Kim , she made a few attempts to duck below the camera while dragging her kids out the office, those attempts clearly didn't work. "It was amusing", Kelly admitted about the whole scenario. "I mean it was terribly cu...

More Than 50 Tech Companies Take On Trump's New Travel Ban

Hawaii filed its lawsuit two days after the new ban was announced, arguing that the order violates the U.S. Constitution and would have a "chilling" effect on the state's tourism industry. The order also poses new concerns, including by requiring rel...

Lorde performs latest songs on Saturday Night Live

Only her multi-week #1 "Royals" and #6-peaking "Team" went higher. Lorde performed her latest song Green Light, which has stirred up the music charts since its release last week.

Mobileye and Intel Join Forces In Biggest Autonomous Car Move Ever

Intel so far has not been a significant player in the sector, although it has invested in at least half a dozen start-up companies developing different components for self-driving systems, from robotics to sensors. Intel has been working with Mobi...

Charlize Theron Takes No Prisoners in 'Atomic Blonde' Red Band Trailer

The plot, as such, involves Lorraine Broughton, an undercover MI6 agent and expert at escape, evasion, and hand-to-hand combat, making orphans of many a henchmen's children as she works to recover, essentially, another NOC list. Broughton is sent to ...

Man stabs Mum and kills his Sister in Wolverhampton stabbing attack

A woman thought to be aged in her 30s died at the scene in Leasowes Drive, in the Merry Hill area of Wolverhampton. West Midlands ambulance service responded to reports of an assault. Whilst a police officer was treated with minor injuries and late...

Chance the Rapper to Announce List of CPS Schools to Receive Funding

To the surprise of Westcott Elementary's principal, Monique Dockery, her school was the first recipient and Bennett handed her a large check at Monday's press conference . The musician, who recently made history with his wins at the Grammys for his...

Senators push Trump to release White House, Mar-a-Lago visitor logs

But here is what's amusing to me: The president took to Twitter with damning tweets calling the former president a "bad" and/or "sick" guy for wiretapping Trump Tower. Obama, through a spokesman, denied the accusations as "simply false". "Usual...

Jeanie Buss says Jim Buss is 'completely unfit' to run the Lakers

Jim and Johnny reportedly attempted to hold a meeting scheduled for next week to elect a new board of directors that didn't include their sister, since she needs to maintain a seat on the board in order to operate as the team's controlling owner.

Chance the Rapper: Stop using kids as pawns in education fight

In brief remarks to reporters as he walked to the elevators with a small entourage, the rapper said he was disappointed by "vague answers" from the governor about funding for CPS, but had exchanged phone numbers with Rauner. We spoke for a second.....

Bill Cosby case to stay in Montco, be decided by outside jury

Cosby's reputation" and likening their coverage to an "infection", defense lawyer Brian J. McMonagle said the only solution was to move the trial to a much larger county with a almost inexhaustible number of potential jurors. Assistant District Attor...

Wild Speculations About Lorde's Cryptic TV Ad

The music appears to be new material, and Friday is the global release day, so all signs seem to suggest a new single is expected to be in our possession very soon. This one's for the extra-overthinkers out there, but some eagle-eyed fans may have ...

Why Brie Larson Didn't Applaud for Casey Affleck After His Oscar Win

The actor beat strong contenders Andrew Garfield (Hacksaw Ridge ), Ryan Gosling (La La Land ), Viggo Mortensen (Captain Fantastic ) and Denzel Washington (Fences ). (Bustle has reached out to Larson for comment.) Still, it's hard to imagine the ...

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Sears is closing 72 more stores

The Sandy Hollow and Belvidere locations closings had previously been announced. "To the mall's credit, they didn't sit around waiting for the demise". Sears said sales dropped 30 ...

Kim Kardashian West meets Donald Trump to talk prison reform

Prison reform advocates argue that lengthy sentences issued during the height of America's so-called war on drugs for nonviolent charges are cruel and inhumane. , but also praise ...

Trump's threats are empowering hardliners in Iran

It is increasingly clear that Trump's decision to withdraw the USA from the JCPOA and his escalating anti-Iranian rhetoric has given the hardliners in Iran the excuse they neede...

Whitney Houston Documentary Unveils Official Trailer, Set For July Release

Houston's longtime assistant and confidant Mary Jones said Houston named Warwick as the perpetrator. Robyn has never confirmed or denied the allegations about her relationsh...

Chrissy Teigen gives birth to a baby boy

Chrissy and John , 39, are already parents to two-year-old daughter Luna . Although Chrissy doesn't directly say that their newborn arrived, we can assume that's the news. "I don...

'Yanny' or 'Laurel'? The recording that's dividing the internet

Remember the "what colour is this dress? " optical illusion that had the Internet arguing past year ? Why do we keep falling for this bullshit?! Twitter user Dylan Bennett came ...

Clayne Crawford Wishes 'Lethal Weapon' Well After Renewal

The third season will get underway later this year. After clashes on set between star Clayne Crawford and Wayans, Crawford was sacked - and the show was in jeopardy. Lethal Weap...

Rudy Giuliani grating on Trump: Darcy cartoon

President Donald Trump is growing increasingly irritated with lawyer Rudy Giuliani's frequently off-message media blitz, which has included muddying the waters on hush money pa...

Miranda Kerr welcomes baby boy

According to reports , the couple's first baby together is named Hart Spiegel - named after Evan's grandfather. "Words can not explain how happy we are to welcome our hands...

Putin Reappoints Medvedev for Prime Minister

Putin ordered the revival of the participation of heavy weaponry in the annual parade in 2008, which was held days after he stepped down after eight years as president when he was ...

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Cate Blanchett explains lack of female directors in competition

Cate Blanchett explains lack of female directors in competition

She made her breakthrough as Britain's flame-haired monarch Elizabeth I in the 1998 biopic, earning her the first of her six Oscar nominations. "But we're dealing with what we have...

Air France workers tear up another executive

Air France workers tear up another executive

Janaillac resigned on Friday after striking staff rejected a final pay offer of a 7 per cent wage increase over four years, as they continue to push for a 5.1 per cent increase thi...

WWE Backlash lineup: Nine matches set for tonight's event

WWE Backlash lineup: Nine matches set for tonight's event

The Miz appeared on the Backlash post-show where he announced that he will be in a match next week on SmackDown Live where he will earn his spot in the big multi-man ladder ma...

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Chemring Group (LON:CHG) PT Raised to GBX 210 at Peel Hunt

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Jay-Z's Got 99 Problems And This SEC Subpoena Might Be One

Jay-Z's Got 99 Problems And This SEC Subpoena Might Be One

In November 2015 the company said it would restate its financial statements over how the New York-based company classified some expenses and how it recognized revenue related to ...