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Rolf Harris to be released from prison

Despite reports only last week that the earliest he would be released was June, Judge Deborah Taylor yesterday granted Mr Harris bail. Harris is on trial accused of indecently assaulting three teenage girls in the 1970s and 1980s. But she said she felt empowered by Harris' conviction and began to feel "I might be vindicated". "I looked up and as I did he slid his right hand under my breast and said to me, 'Do you often get molested on a Saturday morning?'" When sexual abuse by former BBC ...

How to Talk to Girls at Parties gets three teasers

An alien touring the galaxy breaks away from her group and meets two young inhabitants of the most risky place in the universe: the London suburb of Croydon. Three short teasers have appeared for John Cameron Mitchell's How to Talk to Girls at Parties , an adaptation of Neil Gaiman's short story of the same name.

Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny steps down as Fine Gael leader

In what is expected to be a two-horse race, nearly 21,000 Fine Gael party members will vote at 26 polling stations from May 29 to June 1, and the parliamentary party, which includes 73 TDs, senators and MEPs, will vote in Dublin on June 2. Mr Kenny is this evening (Wednesday) expected to address the leadership question at a parliamentary party meeting at Leinster House. "I'm really humbled, really grateful for that", he said.

Deepika makes stunning Cannes red carpet debut

Followed by her, Sonam Kapoor will grace the Cannes red carpet on May 21 and 22. The Instagram-famous model and sister of Gigi Hadid suffered a wardrobe malfunction on the red carpet at the Cannes Film Festival . At a certain angle, the public could see even her underwear. The star polished off her look with matching heels and smokey eye make-up, as she joined the likes of Robin Wright, Adriana Lima , Susan Sarandon and, of course, jury president Uma Thurman.

Alien: Covenant brings in $4.2 million at Thursday box office

Fassbender occupies two roles in Covenant , the unbound David and also Walter, a later-model synthetic who is outwardly identical, but with hardwired inhibitions on his behavior and thinking. There are a lot of other crew members, but they don't make an impression the way the crew of the Nostromo or the squad of Marines aboard the Sulaco did.

Trump Russia inquiry: Former FBI boss to lead probe

President Donald Trump doubled down on his criticism Thursday of the appointment of a special counsel to investigate Russian interference in last year's presidential election, telling ABC News" David Muir the action hurts the United States "terribly'.

Jimmy Kimmel to host 90th Academy Awards

Also on-board for the 90th Academy Awards are producers Michael De Luca and Jennifer Todd. Now that the comedian is officially coming back, there's little doubt that he'll poke fun at the incident at next year's ceremony. " If you think we screwed up the ending this year, wait until you see what we have planned for the 90th anniversary show ", Kimmel joked. "Mike and Jennifer produced a attractive show that was visually stunning".

Here comes Pippa: Britain's almost-royal wedding on the way

The wealthy Matthews has shunned the spotlight, but his brother Spencer Matthews has compensated for that with his role on the reality TV show " Made in Chelsea ". The ceremony is taking place at the picturesque St Mark's Church in Berkshire, near where the Middleton girls grew up. The 35-year-old Suits actress has been invited to the ceremony.

Syria Hides Executions Via Crematorium, US Claims

State Department accusations as "a new Hollywood plot" and "lies" that are being used to justify U.S. "aggression and intervention". It described the accusations made a day earlier by the USA state department as "lies" and "fabrications", noting what it called a U.S.

MTV Awards Celebrate Gender 'Fluidity'

Emma Watson's role in the live-action Disney movie "Beauty and the Beast" made the British actress the victor of the special award. Emma Watson was selected among nominees Taraji P Henson, Daniel Kaluuya, Hugh Jackman and Hailee Steinfeld for her performance.

New 'Star Trek: Discovery' series launches first trailer

Rumours have hinted that the show will involved some sort of ancient Klingon race arriving via 'a sarcophagus ship.' This thing, around 1m20s into the trailer certainly looks very sarcophagus-y. Star Trek: Discovery will air 15 episodes, expanding the initial order. Given the trailer, we can see why - between the special effects, diverse cast, and nostalgia, we're on the edge of our seats as we anticipate the CBS All Access original.

Tom Hardy Is Venom in Sony's Spider-Man Spin-Off

There are no plot details but Tom Hardy will play Eddie Brock, the character who first became Venom . The film will be directed by Ruben Fleischer, whose credits include Zombieland and, most recently, episodes of the Drew Barrymore comedy Santa Clarita Diet.

Judge confirms Prince's 6 siblings as heirs to his estate

Nelson, Norrine Nelson and Sharon Nelson - have always been considered the presumed heirs, after a number of claimants were denied past year. Eide also said none of Prince's assets can be distributed without a court order, nor in any way that might adversely affect any of the appeals.

Jon Bon Jovi gives lessons in life to students at graduation ceremony

Bon Jovi's appearance was due in part to the MTVU hashtag contest #JBJReunionContest in which students from around the country would tweet their favorite college memories. "I would have preferred Justin Bieber", shrugged another student. In an interview inside the Giants locker room before the ceremony, Jon Bon Jovi told The Associated Press he hopes the graduates remain flexible about their plans.

Man sues woman for $17.31 after she texted during movie date

In this instance, Brandon says he did ask her to put the phone away for which the woman apparently refused. Vezmar says he suggested she step outside to text. "I was holding my phone down without bothering anyone", replied the "date from hell". She denied that it was constant texting. He said the damages sought were modest‚ but it was the principle that was important as the woman's behaviour "is a threat to civilized society".

Duggar sisters sue over release of Josh Duggar molestation docs

The sisters talked to police in December 2006 as part of an investigation into reports that their brother, Josh Duggar, had molested them and one other female in 2002 and 2003, the document states. The four were among the " 19 Kids and Counting " on the TLC reality show that chronicled the personal life of Arkansas parents Jim Bob and Michelle Duggar .

David Ayer in Talks to Direct Universal's 'Scarface'

Martin Bregman, producer of the 1983 " Scarface " film, will also produce. And he once notoriously pulled a gun on his assistant for breaking a vase in his personal office over in Silverlake back in the mid-2000s, after he gained some acclaimed for his Training Day screenplay.

Beyonce, Bruno Mars lead BET Awards nominations — APNewsBreak

Beyonce will compete against her sister Solange in two of the categories at this year's BET Awards . Queen Bey, who won video of the year with Formation last year, is nominated for the top prize again with Sorry. He's als nominated for Video Director of the Year with Jonathan Lia for his song "That's What I Like'". In typical fashion, Solange made the best of her five-word acceptance speech limit with a Luniz reference, uttering the most iconic five-word phrase in hip-hop, " I got five ...

Macron: France's youngest president faces divided nation

Police arrested 141 people in Paris after trouble flared overnight following Emmanuel Macron's victory in France's presidential election, police said on Monday. She made it clear, however, that she now saw herself as the leader of the opposition. "We have the strength, the energy and the will -and we will not give in to fear", he said.

'American Idol' to return to TV, ABC confirms 2017-2018 season

The New York Times noted that " American Idol ", was a once dominant in network TV for Fox, "and the standard-bearer for an era of amateur talent shows". TMZ is reporting that the show's inaugural and most successful victor could be returning to the series as a judge. Seacrest, 42, who recently became Kelly Ripa's Live! cohost after a year-long search, discussed the AI reboot rumors with Ripa, 46, on Monday.

Selena Gomez has popped out her new single 'Bad Liar'

The song has a brand new vibe for the singer, with sounds reminiscent of 1970s pop and her voice is nearly unrecognizable sounding nearly as if she's talking throughout the song except for some ambitious high notes. Gomez joined an elite group and became only the sixth female artist to have at least three songs from one album reach the #1 position since the chart launched in 1992.

The Flash Season 3 Extended Trailer, Poster & Synopsis

And the countdown is at 24 hours. So what happens? Does the Speed Bazooka work? It's even in friendly hands - locked up at A.R.G.US headquarters in Star City. "Your goodness is your strength". The Flash seems to be setting up a twist where H.R. sacrificed himself in the place of Iris. If you are not watching, you better start watching, because you're missing out on an experience.

Trump is the Greatest Whiner in Human History

Mr. Trump said Wednesday he is trying to ignore the media firestorm. U.S. President Donald Trump used part of his speech to the United States Coast Guard Academy on Wednesday to complain about how the media treats him. Many users pointed out that numerous USA presidents such as Abraham Lincoln, John F Kennedy, James Garfield and William McKinley were assassinated while many other politicians faced assassination attempts.

Amber Alert Canceled For Missing Boy

Officials confirm the vehicle in which Frazier's body was found is the 2000 Toyota Camry stolen from the Kroger on I-55. Police said Kingston Frazier was found in the back of that vehicle with "at least one" gunshot wound. Kingston's mother, Ebony Archie , left the Camry running while she went inside the store. According to investigators, Wakefield was previously an accomplished high school athlete, playing quarterback for Ridgeland High School football team just last season.

Arkansas parents arrested after 15-day-old baby almost eaten alive

Police launched an inquiry and spoke with Regina Barton, victim's paternal grandmother. Elliott said they waited for his mom at their home before rushing the baby to the hospital, according to KARK . Elliott and Shyrock are being held in the Columbia County jail in Arkansas . The infant had to be transported to another hospital due to the severity of the injuries, KTVH reports .

Amy Schumer goes for a run after split from Ben Hanisch

I really was. But by the way he was loose too! Even with a smaller role, Wanda Sykes is the funniest I have seen her in a long time. "What I know is that it definitely doesn't slow us down". 2"). Schumer is always entertaining and makes the most of it. Ultimately, the biggest problem with Snatched is that it isn't very amusing. "You can mostly any time look over at her, and if she's doing something, like looking at her phone or whatever, her glasses will be like this, or there will be ...

Sorry, not sorry: Jennifer Lawrence owns up to pole dancing

The Oscar-winning actress adds that she thinks her pole dancing is "pretty good". She was there to celebrate her friend's birthday and the night was wild. After publishing online erotic video Jennifer Lawrence celebrity finally chose to comment on his trick. The actress oozed confidence when she called out against a tabloid report that stated she was in nothing but a bra.

Birthplace of grunge mourns 'Seattle's son' Chris Cornell

The 52-year-old Cornell was the lead singer of Soundgarden and Audioslave. Cornell , who was on tour with Soundgarden, had performed a concert in Detroit on Wednesday night. Grief-stricken Chris Cornell fans left flowers at memorials across Seattle for the musician whose forceful, somber songs helped cement the city's place in rock history.

Wonderful to work again with Amitabh: Rishi Kapoor on 102 Not Out

The first look of 102 Not Out hit the internet today and it looks pretty interesting. After a long wait of 26 years Amitabh Bacchan, Rishi Kapoor to be featured in " 102 Not Out " playing father and son role. The film is based on Saumya Joshi's Gujarati play of the same name. He is well known for directing a successful film like Oh My God. Amitabh Bachchan and Rishi Kapoor reunite after nearly 3 decades for director Umesh Shukla's #102NotOut .

'Sachin...' to premiere with screening for Indian armed forces

He recently met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and tweeted, "Briefed our Hon'ble PM @ narendramodi about the film #SachinABillionDreams & received his blessings". There were five World Cups in between. "Whatever I have said, whatever I know, it is there for everyone to see in the film". The trailer also shows Sachin's wife Anjali Tendulkar speaking about everything in his life came second after cricket and how he could not sleep when the team did not perform well.

Supernatural to crossover with Scooby-Doo in season 13

While the particular circumstances of this Winchester/animated crossover is still unclear, the internet is abuzz over the news. And these episodes usually turn out to be the most memorable since they stand out from the usual demon-hunting stuff.

Even 'Baywatch' star had trouble finding dates on Tinder

Meanwhile, fellow Baywatch star Kelly Rohrbach admitted the cast - which also includes Priyanka Chopra - "cheated" when getting into shape for their roles, as they all had personal trainers to help them reach their goals. It's got Alexandra Daddario in it with her boobs bouncing around, so right there is a modicum of entertainment value. "For the first time in my life, I have real abs!", she said .

All the beauty highlights from Cannes film festival

Model Bella Hadid oozed sex appeal in a thigh-high slit Alexandre Vauthier Couture dress. Bell Hadid, who happens to be the sister of model Gigi Hadid, suffered a wardrobe malfunction on the red carpet at the Cannes Film Festival . "That" red dress from previous year at Cannes . The older woman was dressed in a long green velvet dress. Lily-Rose's mother Vanessa Paradis was also dressed in a Grecian-style white gown with gold trimmings.

Jury acquits Tulsa police officer in fatal shooting of unarmed black man

It's a true and just verdict". "It does not change our recognition of the racial disparities that have afflicted Tulsa historically. When will the police change policy?" On Wednesday, a jury acquitted a white Oklahoma police officer who shot and killed an unarmed black man a year ago, claiming she fired out of fear for her own safety.

After listening to tape Temer says probe should be shelved

Temer has denied any wrongdoing and on Thursday refused to resign. The scandal comes at a crucial time for Brazil, which is mired in its worst recession in decades, the economy having shrunk almost 8 percent in the last two years with more than 14 million people unemployed.