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Soundgarden and Audioslave rocker Chris Cornell has died at 52

When troopers conducted a welfare check Wednesday afternoon, they found the children. She suffered some complications the next morning and was taken to a local hospital, but doctors were alarmed when the couple said they had left their newborn at home.

14th GST Council Meeting at SKICC today

An officers' panel over the last six weeks had been working towards the fitment or classification exercise - an exhaustive list specifying the tax rate of goods and services, which would be presented to the Council meeting. Naturally then, the greater compliance that all associated with a GST will be that much more hard to achieve as the multiplicity of rates will encourage gaming the system.

JK Rowling begs fans not to buy stolen 'Harry Potter' prequel

A Waterstones staff member holds a story written by JK Rowling donated by the author, for the What's Your Story? auction in aid of English PEN and Dyslexia Action , in London on June 10, 2008. But if you're offered a one-of-a-kind prequel story to Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone , no matter how tempting, do not buy it - J.K. Rowling herself is begging you.

Will Smith gets embroiled in Netflix debate

There are movies that are not on a screen within 8,000 miles of them. The US platform has refused to screen the two movies in French cinemas due to strict rules that mean films can not be streamed from subscription services in France until three years after their traditional box office release.

Soundgarden's Chris Cornell dies at 52

Police say he died at the MGM Grand Detroit hotel and that his death is being investigated as a possible suicide. He would not confirm the victim's name; Mr. Their music, as described by New York Times writer, Jon Pareles, as "one reunited band that can pick up right where it left off". But as successful as Cornell's public life was, his private life was often marked by problems.

Trump may pick Comey's replacement next week

The FBI typically does not confirm their existence. "Even if this investigation continues unabated, there is a substantial risk that the American people will not have confidence in its results, no matter who is appointed to succeed him, given that the director of the FBI serves at the pleasure of the president", the group wrote.

Why Concussion Spotters Couldn't Pull Sidney Crosby From Game 6 Vs. Capitals

There is momentum - the Washington Capitals are coming off of a 4-2 win Saturday against the Pittsburgh Penguins to remain alive in an Eastern Conference semifinal playoff series. Crosby had been diagnosed with a concussion seven days earlier - at least the fourth of his career - that forced him to miss Game 4 and caused many to scrutinize whether the NHL's preeminent figure should ease back into the series to ensure full recovery.

Amash: Grounds for Impeachment if Comey's Trump Memo Is True

For Democrats but also for some moderate Republicans, there is growing concern that the Trump White House refused to hand over transcripts or tapes, with "three separate congressional investigations ongoing into Russian meddlings or ties between Russian officials and Trump's staff", she said .

Havent prepared much for Cannes this time: Sonam Kapoor

The handsome message, posted by Sonam reads as, "Dear mama and papa. happy anniversary. It's about being lovely and you look handsome only if you're happy inside and confident". Sonam said, "My father used to call me giraffe because I had a really long neck". The actor will be flying out for the 70th edition of the Cannes Film Festival as a L'Oréal ambassador with sister/stylist/producer/co-designer Rhea Kapoor.

Irrfan Khan wants to redefine himself

The film has been declared tax-free in Maharashtra and Gujarat. Hindi Medium revolves around a couple (Irrfan and Saba Qamar) trying to seek admission for their child in a good school, and the (comic) lengths they resort to for their goal.

Taylor Swift is dating ANOTHER British actor

The site says Alwyn lives with his parents, but noted Swift has been renting a flat in North London just to be close to him while visiting England. "She was feeling overexposed and like things were nearly spiraling out of control". "She is happy, excited, nervous, anxious and worried about falling in love all over again".

Microsoft criticizes governments stockpiling software vulnerabilities following WannaCrypt ransomware attack

The attack that began Friday is believed to be the biggest online extortion attack ever recorded, spreading chaos by locking computers that run Britain's hospital network, Germany's national railway and scores of other companies, factories and government agencies worldwide.

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.

Colorado man to be freed early now in immigration custody

But Immigration and Customs Enforcement can request that an inmate suspected of an immigration violation be held after their release from jail or prison under a form referred to as a hold or a detainer. John Hickenlooper said that while he could imagine the emotional roller coaster the Lima-Marin family has endured, prison officials were just doing their job.

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.

The Glass Castle (2017) Official Trailer - Brie Larson, Woody Harrelson, Naomi Watts

Though playful and charismatic as shown in the trailer , Rex, according to the memoir , was an alcoholic who had a fraught relationship with Jeannette. Judging by the painful honesty of her performance as Ma in Room , if there's anyone in Hollywood qualified to truthfully tell the story of a complicated woman, it's Larson.

Wisconsin retiree charged in shooting of Amtrak conductor

The conductor, reportedly a 45-year-old Homewood man, was shot in the torso and was taken to Edward Hospital in Naperville , where he was conscious and alert. "While the injuries sustained by the victim in this case are quite severe, it is my sincerest hope that he will make a full recovery and be back on the job soon", State's Attorney Robert Berlin said in the statement.

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 .

Manju Warrier, Parvathi come together to form Women's Collective in Cinema

For the first time in the country, women film professionals in Malayalam celluloid have formed a collective, called Women collective in cinema , mainly to fight against sexual exploitation and gender disparity in the industry. Bina Paul, the editor of Women Collective, reportedly said, "The organization has not yet taken final shape". They will set an example and hire more women in their movies.

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.