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Loretta Lynn hospitalised with stroke

Loretta Lynn, seen here performing at SXSW 2016, suffered a stroke Thursday night. That same day, Lynn's website featured a message regarding the singer's condition. We are waiting for her next album that is set to release soon. Gayle is one of a growing number of stars who responded to news that Lynn was hospitalized , but her tweet certainly comes with more meaning.

Hope India doesn't wreck Rambo: Sylvester Stallone

Anand is an Indian film director whose last directorial feature was the 2014 film Bang Bang , the Indian remake of the Tom Cruise starrer Knight and Day which grossed over $55 million United States dollars worldwide. The fourth installment of the movie, called Rambo , was released in 2008 and grossed $ 113 million worldwide. Even Sylvester learnt about the Hindi remake of Rambo , and shared his views on social media.

Will Smith defends Netflix films at Cannes

Netflix has not wanted to participate in the French system, and that offended some in the film industry here. The 70th annual Cannes Film Festival will showcase some of the best new films of the year from May 17 to May 28. "I deplore Netflix's attitude in this affair, which showed total intransigence and refusing to understand and accept how the French cultural exception works", Tardieu added .

Pregnant Hannah Jeter Supports Husband Derek at Number Retirement Ceremony!

Why Mother's Day? Jeter, in the aftermath of the emotional ceremony between games of the Yankees' doubleheader with the Astros, explained how Mother's Day came to share top billing in the Bronx with Jeter Night. Devenski leads big league relievers with 43 strikeouts. The No. 0 is available, but the Yankees have never issued it, though manager Joe Girardi and general manager Brian Cashman said they are not opposed to doing so.

'Grey's Anatomy' star bids farewell to show with emotional note

But that does not mean the exit is not permanent. Following Thursday's emotional season 13 finale, Rhimes revealed why series regular Jerrika Hinton - who has played Dr. Hinton told The Hollywood Reporter that 'when Toast didn't go, [she] went away and had a spiritual summer in a lot of ways'. " Shonda and I had a meeting at the beginning of season 13 where we talked about my departure and my creative process, and she was very supportive of my wishes, And I am eternally grateful to her ...

Everyone is in Andy Samberg's doping mockumentary. Even Lance Armstrong

Even disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong will be in the special as a "anonymous informant". Watch the trailer here... This is just a teaser trailer, and a big chunk of it is spent touting all the names involved. The movie will mark the reunion of Samberg, writer Murray Miller , and director Jake Szymanski , who previously teamed up on the hilarious tennis comedy 7 Days in Hell ("indubitably"), so I'm hoping they can bring that same touch to the world of competitive cycling.

Anderson Cooper apologizes for 'crude' remark involving Trump

Things got weird on CNN Friday night when Anderson Cooper had Donald Trump supporter and Pennsylvania-based political strategist Jeffrey Lord on his show to discuss the president's firing of FBI Director James Comey . Cooper covered his transgression with a later tweet that said: "I regret the crude sentence i spoke earlier tonight and followed it up by apologizing on air ".

High society: Pippa Middleton marries at almost-royal event

There is also a Range Rover and a truck blocking the entrance to avoid any prying eyes. Middleton, whose sister is the Duchess of Cambridge, was to marry hedge fund manager James Matthews on Saturday. Prince Harry's girlfriend, Meghan Markle , was notably absent from the crowd at the church. Prince Harry has also arrived at the chapel, but there's no sighting of Meghan Markle so far.

High society: Pippa Middleton to marry at almost-royal event

The lace dress, designed by Giles Deacon, had a high neck and a cap sleeve. Middleton's accessorized her look with Manolo Blahnik pumps, in an ivory satin with bespoke pearl detailing. The wedding is taking place at St Mark's Church, Englefield. He is James Matthews , a millionaire hedge fund manager. Pastels for a springtime wedding are a tried-and-tested occasionwear favourite, and Carole will have no doubt coordinated with the mother of the groom, as well as the wider bridal party ...

Pippa Middleton marries as royals look on

The bride arrived with father Michael in a 1951 Jaguar Mk V vehicle, wearing a custom-made Giles Deacon gown with cut-out back detail and floral lace embroidery, as was widely speculated prior to the nuptials. Princes William and Harry have arrived together, quelling speculation that Harry would bring his girlfriend Meghan Markle to the service. James's brother Spencer Matthews, who was a regular in reality show Made In Chelsea , is likely to be best man.

Trump told Russians pressure off after firing 'nutjob' Comey

And The New York Times reported that the president had told Russian officials he felt the dismissal of his Federal Bureau of Investigation director had relieved "great pressure" on him. Mr Comey's dismissal last week set off a series of jarring developments that culminated on Wednesday in the Justice Department's appointment of a special counsel to probe possible ties between Russian Federation and Mr Trump's 2016 presidential campaign.

Health board unscathed following global cyber attack

The attack therefore spread faster than previous, smaller-scale ransomware attacks. Another government security official said no government systems were affected. The attack, caused by ransomware, resulted in a widespread breakdown of the NHS. He said the situation was under control. Some of the highest profile victims were the UK's National Health Service , the shipping firm FedEx in the U.S.

Nick and Aaron Carter's father dead

Backstreet Boys star Nick Carter shared the news with his 627k Twitter followers, however was unable to reveal the cause of death. Bob Carter passed away in Florida , where he lived. "My heart is broken", Aaron wrote in an Instagram post . Bob Carter starred in a reality series with the two pop stars and their three siblings called " House of Carter ", which lasted one season in 2008.

Aquaman: Amber Heard and James Wan share new photos of Mera

Check out both Mera pics below! Elon Musk and Amber Heard are dating, and the billionaire shared on Instagram the image of an actress from the set of Aquaman . Before introducing Mera, Heard shared a picture from her dressing room, preparing to head to the filming location. Heroic Hollywood revealed that the Aquaman actress took a cheat day on her training on her birthday.

William and Harry arrive for Pippa Middleton's wedding

The wedding has been in the news ever since Pippa and James announced their engagement July past year. It's set to be Britain's wedding of the year. The British designer was recently spotted leaving the Middleton home with numerous garment bags. The presence of so many senior royals means security around the village was tight, and no-fly zones banning aircraft including drones were imposed around the area.

Shruti Haasan coming to conquer your heart as warrior princess Sangamithra

The diva looked gorgeous on day 1 and now she is ruling the carpet on Day 2 also! The first look poster of this movie that also stars Jayam Ravi and Arya was released on Thursday at the ongoing Cannes Film Festival. "It feels special to be in this place at the beginning of my career". This year, Deepika Padukone and Shruti Haasan have joined Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Sonam Kapoor at the red carpet.

Iran state TV declares Rouhani wins vote for second term

The average Iranian has yet to see the benefits of the deal, which saw Iran limit its contested nuclear program in exchange for the lifting of some sanctions. The re-elected president will also have to navigate a tricky relationship with Washington, which appears at best ambivalent about the nuclear accord signed by former US president Barack Obama.

Fired FBI Director Comey To Testify Publicly About Trump, Russia Probe

The White House has grappled with news that Trump allegedly revealed highly classified information about an Islamic State threat to the Russians in the same meeting he allegedly made the Comey remarks, and that he reportedly pressured Comey to ease off the investigation into former national security adviser Michael Flynn.

Netflix and 'Stranger Things' Dominated the MTV Movie and TV Awards

The first acting award in history that doesn't separate nominees by their sex says something about the way we perceive the human experience. This is very meaningful to me - both to be winning the award and to be receiving it from you. She thanked Billions star Asia Kate Dillon, who identifies as gender non-binary and presented Watson with the award, for educating her "in such an inclusive, patient, and loving way".

In battle of digital assistants, Google heads to Apple turf

The 3:59 gives you bite-size news and analysis about the top stories of the day, brought to you by the CNET News team in NY and producer Bryan VanGelder . The feature is being added to Google Photos and personalised artificial intelligence software assistant. But in considering how this new visual search option may play out, compare it to voice search, which for now often returns read-outs of whatever would appear at the top of search, sometimes resulting in answers that are inaccurate, ...

Jury Acquits Tulsa Police Officer in Fatal Shooting of Black Man

Protests over Crutchers death and Shelbys verdict have been peaceful. In September, she fatally shot 40-year-old Terence Crutcher in the middle of a city street after observing his disabled SUV. "I have sorrow that this happened, that this man lost his life, but he caused the situation to occur", Shelby said. "Shelby looked stone-faced when the verdict was read, but Crutcher's family was quickly ushered out of the courtroom sobbing and wailing".

Trump dismisses claims of campaign collusion with Russia

In the Oval Office weeks later, Comey told associates, the president asked him to shut down an investigation into former national security adviser Michael Flynn. According to McClatchy , special counsel Robert Mueller's probe on Russian interference in the 2016 election will include looking into a possible White House cover up .

Ways Bungie Is Improving Destiny 2 for New Players

As for now, we know that the PC version will work at 60 frames per second and in addition to G-Sync it will also be compatible with 4K resolutions. Blizzard was also squishy about PC release specifics in a FAQ regarding the game's release on Battle.net (which is supposedly actually called the Blizzard app now, even though no one calls it that).

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

Just as Pippa was Maid of Honour at her sister Kate's 2011 royal wedding, the Duchess of Cambridge will return the favour. "She said she was hopeful that they would be good but you never know at that age". The younger Middleton authored a book. She also released a cookbook a year ago titled Heartfelt . Throw into the mix the most high-profile appearance yet of Queen Elizabeth's grandson Prince Harry with his USA actress girlfriend and a future British king acting as page boy, ...

Trump Tells Russians That Comey Firing Relieved Pressure

Former FBI Director James Comey, who was sacked by President Donald Trump amid an agency probe into alleged Russian meddling in the United States election. In a statement on May 9 , the White House said: "President Trump acted based on the clear recommendations of both Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein and Attorney General Jeff Sessions".

Jean-Michel Basquiat's 'Untitled' Goes for Record $110.5M at Sotheby's Auction

But several decades after his death, his vision is more poignant than ever: In 2016, the artist became the highest-grossing American artist at auction , after 80 of his works sold for almost $172 million. Like so many painters of the past, Jean-Michel Basquiat's work has gained more notoriety since the Brooklyn-bred artist passed away in 1988. An worldwide audience of opinion makers, business leaders, and global organizations recognizes Ebeling as an expert.

Rihanna stuns at launch of jewelry collection

The 29-year-old entertainer recently collaborated with the jewelry brand on a new collection titled Rihanna Loves Chopard . Rihanna's nine-piece Chopard collection starts at £1,460 and will be available in June. On her Instagram, Rihanna thanked Chopard artistic director and co-president Caroline Scheufele. She celebrated the launch of the line at the event! We don't know whether Rihanna will be hanging around in Cannes for more events, but we sure hope she does.

Announcement on Federal Bureau of Investigation director not for now: White House

Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) accused President Trump on Friday of being more open with Russian officials than he has been with the American people. The recently sacked intelligence official has agreed to the hearing amid growing concern over President Trump's ties to Russian Federation and his involvement in the ongoing the investigation into former National Security advisor Michael Flynn.

Weiner pleads guilty in sexting case, could go to prison

Anthony Weiner exits federal court in Manhattan after pleading guilty Friday in his sexting case. "His then-spouse, Huma Abedin, appears to have had a regular practice of forwarding emails to him for him, I think, to print out for her so she could then deliver them to the secretary of state [Clinton]", Comey said on May 3, just days before President Donald Trump announced he would replace Comey as head of the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

Video Shows Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan Watching Attack on Washington Protesters

Meanwhile, US senator John McCain , has called for Turkey's ambassador to the US to be removed from the country following a brawl outside his Washington DC residence earlier this week. She said a pro-Erdogan supporter attacked her. The video also shows Erdogan watches the attack of his bodyguards to protesters after getting out of the vehicle before he enters Ambassador's residence.

With smoky eyes, thigh-high slit, Deepika Padukone styles up at Cannes

Asked what advice she would give her Bollywood costar, Sonam Kapoor replied: "I don't think I should give any advice to someone who has already walked several global red carpets". Bucking the floor-sweeper trend, the night's co-leading lady, Charlotte Gainsbourg, cut through the sea of sweeping gowns in a sexy crystal-embroidered, thigh-skimming mini with square shoulders by Saint Laurent by Anthony Vaccarello.

White House may be looking to undermine special counsel's investigation

The Washington Post report underscored the seriousness of the investigation into possible collusion, which was taken over earlier this week by former FBI Director Robert Mueller, who was appointed as a special prosecutor. But Senate Judiciary Committee leaders - who also wanted Comey to testify before their panel in the wake of his dismissal - criticized the former director's decision to appear only before the Intelligence Committee.

Trump welcomes Colombia's president to the White House

Rosenstein learned about Trump's plan on May 8, Durbin said. House members and senators said Mr Rosenstein in his briefings steered clear of specifics in answering questions about his appointment of Mr Mueller, but made clear the former FBI director will have wide latitude to pursue the investigation - potentially including criminal charges.

Autopsy being conducted on body of Chris Cornell

A full autopsy reported has not yet been completed, but the examiner's office did state in an official release that the "cause of death has been determined as hanging by suicide". Soundgarden's next album, 1994's " Superunknown ", was an even bigger success than its predecessor and sported a number of popular tracks such as "Spoonman", "Black Hole Sun", " Fell on Black Days " and "The Day I Tried to Live ".

Carrie Underwood Reunites With 'American Idol' Judge Paula Abdul Amid Show's Reboot

EXCLUSIVE: Harry Connick Jr. [Image by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images] But could Carrie have been dropping hints that she was taking judging tips from Paula after Katy Perry confirmed earlier this week that she will be a judge when the show returns? On Monday, Abdul answered the big question of whether or not she would reprise her role as Idol judge.