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'King Arthur: Legend of the Sword' lands with a thud

I don't even have a table. Warner Bros. have released two new clips from their upcoming action adventure King Arthur: Legend Of The Sword which finally releases in United Kingdom cinemas next week. He really loves me and hopes we will keep collaborating for the rest of our lives". As mentioned, Charlie Hunnam takes the lead role of Arthur, and whilst there are other recognisable names, the characters are less well known - there is no Lancelot, Merlin or Guinevere in this recounting of ...

RCMP investigating homicide in Richmond

Police say indications at the scene suggested the person in the vehicle had died as a result of a homicide. He says the incident is troubling. Richmond Mounties are releasing very little information after a body was found in a vehicle this afternoon.

Comey Willing To Testify, But Only In Public Setting

Trump said in a string of Twitter posts on Friday. "He said, 'The department's a mess". Starting with Spicer's claim that the media inaccurately portrayed the size of Trump's inauguration audience, there have been questions about whether the administration is knowingly providing inaccurate information.

Drake Takes His Cousin To Prom

The inaugural event, held at Basketball City at Pier 36 in New York City, will be the NBA's official annual award show to honor all of the league's top performers on one night for the first time. Jalaah and her date opted for a gold, Lamé look, which probably takes a spot next to Drake's Bar Mitzvah-inspired "HYFR" video in terms of teenage do-overs.

Jennifer Lawrence Rips Heart Out on New 'Mother!' Poster

We know Mother! is meant to be a psychological horror film, but just, wow. According to Slate, the poster was designed by James Jean , the artist responsible for the Fables comic book series cover illustrations.

Jordanian stabber shot dead in Jerusalem

Closed circuit footage released by police shows a bald man in a jacket lunging at the uniformed officer and swiping a knife at him before pinning him to the ground. During that same time, Israeli forces have killed some 245 Palestinians. Israel's Security Minister Gilad Erdan praised the police officer for his professionalism and bravery, for battling and overcoming the terrorist, and preventing a much worse terror attack from happening.

France's Macron seen as United Nations ally

Macron resigned as its president in the aftermath of his election, but General Secretary Richard Ferrand said Sunday the organization will be "a new political force" on the landscape redrawn by Macron's success. Macron's year-old movement-it does not even have the status of a party yet-has said it will field candidates in all 577 seats for the two-round parliamentary elections on June 11 and June 18.

Fire engulfs shuttered synagogue in lower Manhattan

A large fire broke out at a historic and shuttered building on the Lower East Side Sunday night that had been used as a synagogue, the FDNY said. It quickly grew to a 3-alarm fire inside the abandoned building, according to the FDNY. Three years later, the synagogue filed a hardship application with the Landmarks Preservation Commission, seeking permission to demolish its historic home.

Stars go for bold, barmy and lovely looks at the Met Gala

Per usual, the looks of the night ranged from wildly creative to straight-up glamorous. Iconic: On Monday, Vogue named Caroline's 2001 Met Gala look (pictured) as being among the most memorable of all time. Well, yes, that is a big part of the most fashionable event of the year (Katy Perry and Rihanna we're looking at you). Huge stars - from Kendall and Kylie Jenner, to Rihanna and P Diddy - came together in a whirlwind of glitz and glamour.

'The Amazing Race' and 'Elementary' renewed by CBS

Elementary , a modern spin on Sherlock Holmes, scored a renewal despite being CBS' lowest-performing returning scripted series, averaging just a 1.2 rating in the key demo with a very old audience of 7.7 million viewers. Robert Doherty created the series and is exec producer and showrunner for Timberman/Beverly Productions. An unscripted competition series that has been on the air since 2001, The Amazing Race is hosted by Phil Keoghan.

CBS Gives Code Black A Third Season

Hot for a medical drama of its own, like ABC mainstay Grey's Anatomy or even dependable NBC spinoff Chicago Med , CBS granted the show a second season despite its unassuming first run. It stars Marcia Gay Harden , Melanie Chandra, Harry Ford, Luis Guzmán, and more. Lowe's debut last September reached 6.4 million total viewers and a 1.2 demo rating, but those ratings didn't hold.

Comey Was 'Uneasy' About Having Dinner With President Trump, Says James Clapper

The president also got in on the act of contradicting his own communications team's messaging, telling NBC News that had already made a decision to dismiss Comey when he met on Monday with the top two officials from the Justice Department.

'Star Wars'-inspired Kylo among most popular boys' names in 2016

Whereas in 2015 the name "Kylo" was originally ranked at 3,269 among newborn boys' names, well before the movie came out (our best guess is that several parents misspelled "Kyle"), the 2016 charts ranked Kylo at number 901, just behind "Howard" and just in front of "Eason".

Here's What We Learned From Former Acting AG Sally Yates' Senate Hearing

Sally Yates didn't bring a smoking gun to the latest episode of the long-running political melodrama entwining the White House and Russian Federation. Before assuming office, Mr. Flynn discussed with the Russian ambassador in Washington the possibility of relaxing USA sanctions, according to leaked media reports of intelligence intercepts, but there is no official version of what transpired in those conversations.

Miss District of Columbia Wins Miss USA 2017

As her Miss USA bio makes clear, she is also the founder of a community outreach program created to foster greater appreciation for the sciences in young children. Last year, District of Columbia resident Deshauna Barber became the first-ever military member to win Miss USA . Trump co-owned The Miss Universe Organization with NBCUniversal, but the network and the Spanish-language broadcaster Univision quickly cut ties with him, refusing to air the show.

Trump on Comey's firing: There's 'no right time to do it'

Trump said that one possible alternative to briefings would be, "We do it through a piece of paper with a perfectly accurate, lovely answer". Trump went on to slam Democrats as "hypocrites" due to their previous condemnations of Comey and his handling of the FBI's investigation into Hillary Clinton's private email server.

William and Harry expected to step-up royal duties

The duke carried out 110 days of engagements in 2016, making him the fifth busiest member of the royal family, according to Court Circular listings. "I can't stand up much", quipped the prince, whose off-the-cuff remarks have sometimes landed him in hot water.

Melissa McCarthy Feels 'Oh So Pretty' as Sean Spicer in SNL Promo

McCarthy is hosting SNL this week, and one character sure to be featured on the show is Spicer. McCarthy's return to SNL may be cause enough to have the show return to the physical Five-Timers Club set so some of her colleagues can congratulate her.

How Michael Rooker steals 'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2' (SPOILERS!)

The results are even more impressive compared to #GuardiansoftheGalaxy (2014), which opened at $94 million, with an eventual total of $773.3 million. In its first weekend worldwide, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. New offerings at the specialty box office. After taking in $ 56 million on Friday, the film also took in $51 million on Saturday. It has been losing steam in its four-week run as well, pulling in just over $8.5 million this weekend.

Payne didn?t fight with Cheryl over baby?s name

Liam recently became a father for the first time when his girlfriend Cheryl gave birth to a baby boy in March. "We're always FaceTiming and the other day he smiled at me for the first time, it was so special". A twitter post revealed: "Here's my experience with Liam Payne.Liam said he loves his baby boy, him and the boys are in NO COMPETITION". DailyMail.co.uk reports that one guest who was at the event tweeted , "He said that he's really into traditional names and Cheryl is really into ...

Russell Wilson Posts Sweet Mother's Day Message to Ciara!

The problem? " Our kids" refers to the couple's newborn baby girl and Ciara's two-year-old son Future Zahir, fathered by her previous fiance: rapper Future . "You gotta think how @ future thinks", one person wrote. "He's doing a great job!" a Wilson fan wrote. "I was also raised by non-biological father and I am his daughter and he is my real father, period".

Katy Perry Serves Herself for Dinner in NSFW 'Bon Appetit' Music Video

Ever the literalist, Perry released a video for the song on Friday, singing about being " on the menu ", while getting floured and boiled by a bevy of chefs serving a group of wealthy, adventurous eaters. The track is the second single from Perry's forthcoming studio album. The chefs continue cooking Perry - in different phases from boiling in a large pot to garnishing with carrots - as she sings the suggestive lyrics.

Here's what to expect from the NEXT Guardians of the Galaxy films

The tree-like creature voiced by Diesel has been reborn as Baby Groot in writer-director James Gunn's Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2. Of course you've got the stunning fights and attractive planetary vistas, but the main draw of Vol. The most well-known tidbit we already knew coming into a viewing is that team leader/lead actor Star-Lord/Peter Quill ( Chris Pratt ) finally will find the father ( Kurt Russell stars as Star-Lord's celestial genetic supplier, Ego, a living planet) he never knew.

Russian fighter jet and Navy surveillance aircraft have close encounter

Later, Russia annexed Crimea from Ukraine, adopted a sharper tone on North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and increased its forays into global airspace. Moscow claimed that the US jet was " approaching the state border of the Russian Federation" when forces in southern Russia deployed an Su-30 fighter jet to follow it.

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).