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Emma Watson wins MTV's first gender-neutral acting nod

Former Harry Potter actress Emma Watson created history as she won the first MTV Award that did not separate nominees based on gender. The show about a group of small-town kids dealing with interdimensional monsters, supernatural powers, and bullies took home the MTV award for Show of the Year, while 13-year-old actress Millie Bobby Brown won the gender-neutral award for Best Actor in a Show.

Sam And Snez Have Officially Made Australia's First Bachie Baby

The story Sam Wood and Snezana Markoski drop baby news on Instagram first appeared on The Sydney Morning Herald . The Season 3 victor of The Bachelor and the heart of nonthreatening hottie Sam Wood , single mum Snezana Markoski , is set to be besprogged once again with the first Australian Bachie baby EVER.

This is who Harry Styles is voting for in the election

My first show ever. All proceeds from the gig will go to the Little Princess Trust, which provides real hair wigs for children who have lost their hair to cancer treatment. Harry also joked he had almost knocked a fan out at a rehearsal for the gig after performing an unsuccessful stage dive. As well as his solo material, he also performed two covers - Kanye West's track Ultralight Beam from his Life of Pablo album, and the One Direction track Stockholm Syndrome .

Trump likely bluffing on taped Comey conversations, experts say

Host Larry Mantle sat down with Politico's Elana Schor and John Wagner , Washington Post White House Correspondent, to help unpack the latest development in Comey's dismissal. Pearson reported from NY. But Trump on Thursday acknowledged for the first time that the Russian Federation investigation - which he dismissed as a "made-up story" - was also on his mind as he ousted the man overseeing the probe.

Europol: More than 200000 cyberattack victims identified in 150 countries

He declined to identify which clients had been affected. "I am anxious about how the numbers will continue to grow when people go to work and turn their machines on Monday morning". "There's always more we can all do to make sure we're secure against viruses, but I think there have already been good preparations in place by the NHS to make sure they were ready for this sort of attack".

Trump tweets 'best thing' would be to cancel future press briefings

Their review also notably takes into account only Trump's returns from the past 10 years, leaving open questions about whether there were financial dealings with Russian Federation in earlier years. Spicer later appeared to claim that the "false narrative" of collusion with Russian Federation had been "debunked". Trump, however, told NBC's Lester Holt on Thursday that he was considering firing Comey for a long time , and he would have fired Comey regardless of the DOJ's recommendation.

Sean Spicer won't deny that Trump is secretly recording White House conversations

But later, a note was added to clarify exactly how Spicer , bushes, and his staff came into play while the Comey news broke. In a reflection of how seriously Trump is considering getting rid of his communications staff, a senior communications official reportedly called "a network of supportive cable TV surrogates to gauge their interest in joining the team", reports the Wall Street Journal .

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

Jim Parsons and Todd Spiewak have made it official! Parsons revealed the relationship to The New York Times in 2012 when asked the simple question, "Was working on The Normal Heart meaningful to you as a gay man?" A few months later in an appearance on The Ellen Degeneres Show he said that he wasn't in a hurry to marry.

Clapper: U.S. government 'under assault' by Trump after Comey firing

Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer said his caucus has not yet made a decision on whether to withhold their votes, but added that the issue is being looked at as a way to ensure there is a thorough investigation of alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 USA election.

Charlie Hunnam studied fighter Conor McGregor for King Arthur grit

A lot of heads roll down the gutter, a lot of eyes get rolled by the Mage (an ever-sad Berges-Frisbey, butchering an English accent) summoning the magic to help Arthur, a lot of big animals wander in and out, some Christian mythology gets mixed in, and a lot of swords are swished about, often to no obvious avail.

'Aapla' Justin Bieber's royal Marathi look is awesomely creative

At the concert venue, DJs Sartek, Zaeden, and Alan Walker prepared fans for Bieber's show, hosted by actress and model Elarica Johnson. Taking a jibe at Bieber's hit " Sorry ", a user wrote, "So Justin Bieber was lip syncing..." Justin Bieber cemented his place as a global pop superstar by performing for 45,000 fans in Mumbai , India on Wednesday (10May17).

Trump Dismisses Hearing On Campaign's Ties To Russia As 'Charade'

Former Acting Attorney General Sally Yates and former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper are sworn in before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill, Washington, D.C., U.S. "I made a determination that I believed that it was unlawful", Yates said. Yates said McGahn asked her, "Why does it matter to the DOJ if one White House official lies to another official?" It was more than a week after Yates raised concerns about Flynn with McGahn that the story leaked to the ...

United States government 'under assault' by Trump after Comey firing

Bush administration. Addressing reporters onboard the presidential plan Air Force One, Mr Trump said the selection process would be fast. Then on Thursday, in an NBC interview, the United States president said he had actually alone chose to fire Mr Comey - who he called a "showboat" and "grandstander".

Henson's Speech at 2017 MTV Movie and TV Awards

Hindus have described; the American reality TV personality Farrah Abraham's appearance at "2017 MTV Movie & TV Awards" in Los Angeles on May seven wearing bindi on forehead and then reportedly boasting that she felt "freaking wonderful...and sexy!"; as "inappropriate" and asked for an apology.

House Dems Want Comey Tapes

That seems to be reacting to a New York Times story that at that dinner Trump repeatedly asked Comey to pledge his loyalty and Comey demurred, an account that's markedly different from Trump's own comments in a Thursday interview that Comey had told him he wasn't under FBI investigation.

South Korean summit delegation meets North's, slams missile launch

Tokyo said the flight pattern could indicate a new type of missile. The Japanese defence minister said the missile was in the air for about 30 minutes before falling in the Sea of Japan. But if it was sacked at a standard trajectory, it would have a range of at least 4,000 km (2,500 miles), experts said. Haley said that Kim "can sit there and say all the conditions he wants".

Melissa McCarthy returns as Sean Spicer driving podium through NYC

McCarthy, in full Sean Spicer garb, was spotted speeding through the streets of Midtown on a White House press room podium, during the shooting of what looks to be quite the SNL sketch. She's really getting in character for this week's SNL . After a week of sheer chaos in the White House, a dose of topical satire is a welcome distraction.

'Ek Jindari' song from Irrfan Khan's 'Hindi Medium' is quite motivational!

They play musical instruments with confidence and work towards building and decorating their school. The storyline has been artistically done and many parents will be able to relate to it. Hindi Medium is produced by Dinesh Vijan and Bhushan Kumar and is a T-series and Maddock films presentation. The movie is a slice-of-life comedy based in the heartland of our country and is set to release on 12 May 2017.

Million pilgrims hail Pope Francis as he canonises children at 'EMOTIONAL' service

More serious, in a scathing report, the United Nations condemned Francis and the Catholic Church for protecting and enabling pedophile priests engaged in the sexual abuse of children. It was John Paul II who beatified Jacinta and Francisco in 2000 following decades of debate over the events at Fatima and their meaning. "We will tear down all walls and cross every frontier, as we go out to every periphery, to make known God's justice and peace", he said.

Patti LuPone dismisses Madonna as a 'movie killer'

She described Madonna as "dead behind the eyes". A legend in her line of work, Patti isn't exactly too kind with movie adaptations of stage musicals. The audience applauds her shakedown of the perpetrator and this goes on for nearly two minutes. "I just hated her". It's really worth watching the entire 70-second clip: LuPone honestly deserves a separate Tony nomination for the way she eviscerates Madonna's acting in an nearly chillingly effective and efficient manner.

5 wounded in Dolton club shooting

All the victims were taken to an area hospital. Later on Sunday, village officials held a news conference to say that there have been complaints about the club before and that they would urge the mayor to close it down. Muhammad said he was unable to talk with Rogers on Sunday about the club. There will be a village board meeting at 6 p.m. on Monday to discuss the club.

Few in US Support Trump's Firing of FBI Chief

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.), Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer (D-N.Y.) and House Speaker Paul D. Ryan (R-Wis.) declined, through representatives, to describe their conversations with Trump. He increasingly sees himself as the White House's only effective spokesperson, according to multiple people who have spoken with him. Since Comey's firing, current and former Federal Bureau of Investigation officials have given alternative descriptions of a meeting between the ...

Trump details his press briefing replacement

President your agenda is not getting out, because people are caught up on the Comey issue, and ridiculous stuff", Pirro said. Trump fired Comey last Tuesday in a signed letter that called for "a new beginning" at the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

Donald Trump 'may replace White House communications team with Fox News producers'

Michael Garcia, the Manhattan U.S. attorney whose investigation brought down Gov. Eliot Spitzer in a 2008 prostitution scandal, was among the potential nominees expected to meet with Sessions and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein Saturday afternoon.

Dartmouth ranks high among Star Wars searches in Canada says Google

Hopefully with The Last Jedi releasing this December, we'll be treated to another Star Wars Night. The original Star Wars film, written and directed by George Lucas, was released in 1977, making stars of Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill and Carrie Fisher, who died past year.

Trump warns Comey over leaks to media — Federal Bureau of Investigation chief sacking

Now he has taken to Twitter in earnest, spraying a barrage of allegations, accusations and aggressions against Democrats, the media and Mr Comey himself. "Internally from the president?" he was asked. The White House initially cited a Justice Department memo criticizing Comey's handling of last year's investigation into Hillary Clinton's emails as the impetus for Trump's decision.

Interior Minister condemns shelling on PSP rally in Karachi

Kamal further said that he had conceived the K-IV water project during his tenure as Karachi mayor. Kamal also urged Sindh government to empower Karachi mayor and local government representatives whereas accused K-electric of committing Rs100 billion scam.

Eurovision victor arrives home to Portugal

The union, however, has been criticized for not barring "1944" by last year's victor Jamala of Ukraine, which focused on the 1944 forced relocation of Crimean Tatars by Soviet dictator Josef Stalin. Russian Federation boycotted the event this year, refusing to name another participant who hadn't violated Ukrainian government rules. Russian singer Yulia Samoylova performed in Crimea again on Tuesday, coinciding with the first Eurovision semi-final.

Press Briefings to Have Much Less Sean Spicer This Week

Fox News host Chris Wallace voiced his discomfort with White House press secretary Sean Spicer's answer to a reporter's questions regarding President Donald Trump's "tape" tweet made on Friday. A little more than three hours before Trump fired Comey, Spicer could not say whether his boss still had "full confidence" in Comey. But the honeymoon was short-lived.

James Gunn discusses Guardians of the Galaxy Vol

Nebula would drop a meteor on her sister to take away the pain caused by Gamora always being Thanos' favorite daughter. New cast members include Pom Klementieff , Elizabeth Debicki, Chris Sullivan and Kurt Russell . 2 is one of Marvel's best movies to date. It's been clear from Marvel movies like Thor: Ragnarok and Captain Marvel as well as Infinity War and its sequel that the studio is going to be increasingly building up the cosmic side of their cinematic universe.

Melissa McCarthy takes Spicer parody to NYC streets

Spicer was the subject of many headlines once again this week after the Washington Post reported on the press secretary " hiding in the bushes " after the news spread that President Donald Trump had fired FBI Director James Comey. She'll be the fifth woman to join the five-timers club, and hopefully there will be plenty of cameos from some of the other members of the five-timers club to welcome her to the gang.

Taylor Swift Sends Fan Flowers & Handwritten Note for Graduation Party

I am sending you and your family all my tenderness, "wrote Taylor Swift on the map". News, the singer learned Ashley Silvers was graduating from the University of Central Florida and congratulated her with a bouquet of flowers and a handwritten note .

I recommended Saba Qamar to the director: Irrfan Khan

In the song, Irrfan looked extremely dapper in a suit, whereas Pakistani actress Saba Qamar looked lovely. Hindi Medium is produced by Dinesh Vijan and Bhushan Kumar and is a T-series and Maddock films presentation. Saba plays the English-speaking wife while Khan is an alien to the language in the film. She decides to take her daughter away from her father, lest she is unable to become a part of that class.

United Kingdom hospitals hit by large-scale cyber attack

Europol said a special task force at its European Cybercrime Centre was "specially created to assist in such investigations and will play an important role in supporting the investigation". Universities in Greece and Italy also were hit. Microsoft has now sent out patches for WindowsXP in an attempt to limit the damage, while the NHS took steps over the weekend to send out the recent security updates for trusts who had not put it in place.

Cyber attack hit 200000 victims across 150 countries, says Europol chief

Britain's National Cyber Security Center said Saturday teams are working "round the clock" to restore hospital computer systems after a global cyberattack that hit dozens of countries forced British hospitals to cancel and delay treatment for patients.