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President Trump says he did not ask Comey to end investigation

Trump emphatically said "no" when asked during a joint news conference with Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos in the White House's East Room. House members and senators said Rosenstein steered clear of specifics in answering questions about his appointment of former FBI director as special counsel but made clear that Mueller has wide latitude to pursue the investigation wherever it leads, potentially including criminal charges.

Bill Condon will direct 2019 'Bride of Frankenstein' remake

Award-winning actors Johnny Depp and Javier Bardem are the latest superstars to hop on the franchise. If everything goes according to plan, you'll soon be hearing about who will be playing Frankenstein's Wife, The Creature From The Black Lagoon and, unless it turns out to be Cruise himself and nobody has told us, monster-hunter Van Helsing .

Last second shot lifts Celtics over Cavs

For the game Boston shot just 37 percent (32 of 86) from the field and 29 percent (8 of 27) from beyond the arc. That's not the way James sees it. As is always the case with Cleveland's superstar, the poor performance prompted the usual speculation and suspicion: Is he hurt? "A weird-feeling game".

Mariah Carey Posts Flashback Photo With Ex Bryan Tanaka

The intimate outing comes just one month after the superstar singer and her backup dancer - who is 13 years her junior - called it quits. The 47-year-old singer took to Instagram to post the picture of a date she shared with Tanaka . Mariah Carey has often stayed close to her ex, but this time it would seem that she is handed the cover with Bryan Tanaka , her ex dancer. Mariah has been spending a lot of time lately with Nick Cannon, her ex husband and father of her twins , son, ...

Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2 Makes Over $700 Million Worldwide

Predator ($38 million). "You couldn't get two outer-space operas that are more different in terms of point of view and execution", Dergarabedian said of the monster-driven " Alien " to the lighter " Guardians of the Galaxy". Beauty and the Beast (US$2.4 million); the film is now in the all-time top-10 worldwide. May is following a typical pattern, he said. "... Perhaps audiences are waiting to spend their money on Memorial Day weekend's releases " Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell ...

Leslie Moonves Extends CBS Contract Through June 2021

The newly revised agreement keeps in place a provision to allow Moonves, after he steps down as CEO, to become a senior advisor to CBS for an additional five years. "The 2016 fiscal year was exceptional for CBS Corporation as it continued to achieve success on key financial results from the prior year", according to an SEC filing.

Canadian rapper Drake wins record 13 gongs at the Billboard Music awards

Following the performance, Gwen Stefani took to the stage to present Cher with the prestigious award, calling the singer "truly the definition of an icon". He added: "We send our respects as well as our love to Chris' family at this time". Miley Cyrus was also among the performers, and was introduced by sister Noah - who said she was appearing "for the first time in years with trousers on".

Tom Cruise says 'The Mummy' will be 'full of adventure'

The third movie trailer for The Mummy (2017) has been released by Universal Pictures. In an attempt to make this movie a success, the studio has hired Tom Cruise as the leading man and they've thrown out the campiness of the brilliant two films from the early noughties and gone all dark and gritty.

Michael B. Jordan's Hollywood home burgled

Burglars entered the home through the back door around 1 a.m., but it has not been reported if anything was swiped. Jordan is latest celebrity to get dragged into a growing problem in southern California, as a number of well-known stars have been burglarized since the start of the year.

Big game hunter dies after Zimbabwe elephant trampling

But Botha, 51, was blindsided by a fourth cow that wrapped its trunk around the hunter and lifted him into the air. The group was on a game reserve near Zimbabwe's Hwange National Park . His body was taken to Hwange mortuary. Mr Botha was a well-known hunter who led leopard and lion hunting trips for his company, Game Hounds Safaris .

Do you think health care is a privilege?

McCullough was one of the 51 participants in the contest. McCullough beat first runner-up Miss New Jersey Chhavi Verg and second runner-up Miss Minnesota Meridith Gould to take home the crown. "When I choose to wear my hair curly, I was afraid", she said. McCullough, a woman of color, said she was anxious about how audiences would view her natural hair in a sea of straight and teased pageant locks.

Blue Jays third baseman Josh Donaldson posts mocking tweet of Braves

It was uncalled for", Pillar said after game. "It's part of the game. 'I regret saying it, ' Pillar said after the suspension was announced . The Blue Jays suspended Pillar without pay shortly after he apologized in a statement, saying he was "completely and utterly embarrassed" by the word he directed at Jason Motte.

Turkey steps up training of Syrian opposition forces

Earlier in May, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan told his United States counterpart Donald Trump that, if attacked by the YPG , Turkey will respond "and no one will be consulted" prior to the action. The official also confirmed that two members of Erdogan's security detail "were briefly detained during the altercations and subsequently released" and returned to Turkey with Erdogan.

Sasheer Zamata Exits 'Saturday Night Live'

She brought a number of impressions, including Rihanna, Michelle Obama , Beyoncé and Solange Knowles, Taraji P. Henson and more. Sasheer Zamata, who joined the comedians at Studio 8H as a featured player in 2014 before being bumped up to full cast member, will not return to the long-running NBC show following this weekend's season 42 finale, according to Entertainment Weekly .

Protester who disrupts United Kingdom campaign event arrested

North Wales Police are yet to respond to a request for comment. As he was being led away, Connor shouted "This is the fascist state that we are living in under Theresa May's regime", adding "I've not done nothing wrong". Police have arrested an Anti -Tory protestor outside the location of the Theresa May's Welsh manifesto launch. "This is a peaceful protest, you've no right to arrest him", said one, who told the Guardian his name was Cookie.

Kristen Stewart 'tripping out' as first directorial effort Come Swim hits Cannes

I mean honestly, I think Thierry (Fremaux, festival director), is being nice to me or something", says Stewart. "She was like, 'Dude, the first thing you're going to realize is that you have nothing to learn, '" notes Stewart. Kidman says " The Killing of a Sacred Deer " and her other Cannes entries reflect her continuing "rebel spirit". " Come Swim " will debut on the website Refinery 29, and focuses on a man who in the midst of intense grief that is represented by his being submerged in ...

Blake Shelton Kisses, Gushes Over Gwen Stefani at Billboard Music Awards 2017

The Voice mentors hit it off following their divorces from Gavin Rossdale and Miranda Lambert , respectively, in August and July 2015. "She may have felt dumped, but it's the best for both of them", the outlet's source continued. Months ago, during an appearance on The Ellen Degeneres Show , Blake Shelton opened up about Gwen Stefani and revealed she wasn't exactly what he expected.

Nicki Minaj Was Not Having Drake's Praise for Vanessa Hudgens at BMAs

He opened his speech with a universal message: "We're all here on earth for a limited amount of time, and we gotta show love while we're here". He then began doling out compliments like free hugs to anyone, everyone, and host for the night Vanessa Hudgens.

John Oliver Dives Deep Into Trump's 'Stupid Watergate'

Oliver highlighted reports of Trump revealing classified information to the Russians when they visited the White House the day after he fired FBI Director James Comey; Comey's memo that Trump asked him to stop the investigation into Michael Flynn, the former national security adviser; Trump complaining during a speech at the Coast Guard Academy graduation ceremony that no other USA president had been treated worse than him; and the special counsel appointed to investigate ties between ...

How to watch 'The Bachelorette' season 13, Episode 1 online

However, people had already seen the comment on Twitter . Tune in Monday night to get all of the juicy details on this wonderful babe, and here's hoping she finds the true love she SERIOUSLY deserves! "I am very much so in love and very much so engaged!" she gushed to Us Weekly .

Pippa Middleton and James Matthews' wedding: all the details revealed

Mark's church in Englefield, about 50 miles west of London. Now, lets have a look to the bunch of those wonderful and cherishable moments Pippa shared on her instagram account. Kate immediately grabbed George and told him off. Kate revealed a side of her being a strict mother as she tries to calm down her children. The 33-year-old wore a bespoke Giles Deacon gown which has since been called the "wedding dress of the decade".

Nicki Minaj Donates To Development Of Village In India

Say what you will about Nicki Minaj, but it's impossible to deny that she's well on her way to saving the world one move at a time. Earlier this month, Ms Minaj surprised a few lucky fans by paying off their college loans and offering to pay for stuff they need for college - if they achieved top grades in school.

Bachelor Couple Calls It Quits

Now, the pair join the many couples from the show who have split, as they've confirmed in a statement to People that they're officially done. We feel fortunate for the time we had together, and will remain friends with much love and respect for one another.

2/13Gauri Khan has the sweetest birthday wish for daughter Suhana

More snaps of SRK princess continue to unearth on the social media and as expected - they take no time to go viral. Suhana looks gorgeous in the close-up picture, which shows her in minimal make-up. Shah Rukh Khan was truly inspirational while speaking in Vancouver in April. Talking about his daughter earlier, Shah Rukh has said that she wants to be an actress.

Mubarakan first poster: Anil Kapoor is having fun with two Arjuns

Talking about his characters in the film, Arjun, who essays a double role in the film, earlier said, " Mubarakan is a very special film". Arjun Kapoor's Half Girlfriend movie released this Friday, and hasn't been doing well critically.

Diddy pays tribute to Biggie Smalls at Billboard Music Awards

Classics. They changed the game. "Biggie was the best rapper I ever had a chance to work with", Puff said. Diddy then led the crowd in a standing ovation and ran a clip of himself presenting Big's mother, Ms. "I knew this was a story that should be shared with the world", Combs said in a statement sent after Sunday's appearance. "The support Live Nation, Apple Music and everyone on the team has given to this project is a true testament to the Bad Boy legacy".

Pippa Middleton's wedding was a attractive 'gun show'

The 33-year-old party planner and regular marathon runner opted for a bicep-framing, cap-sleeved, white lace appliqué, full skirted gown by British designer Giles Deacon. She focused on making sure the young page boys and bridesmaids behaved, once raising her finger to shush the rambunctious youngsters. While it was initially reported that Markle would attend the ceremony alongside the Prince, Harry was spotted dashing into St.

Priyanka Chopra's Baywatch gets 5 cuts and an A Certificate

He also said that the original Baywatch series which had David Hasselfoff and Pamela Anderson in it, ran on Satellite television for years. The beaches are carpeted with women in bikinis. But we've allowed the bad language in several dialogues because we felt cutting them took away from the flavor and intention of the words. Also read | Baywatch Miami premiere: Priyanka Chopra swept through the promotions with her ideal swag.

BBC apologises for DJ quiz where answer was Ian Brady

DJ Nathan Turvey, who was standing in for Radio Leeds' regular Sunday presenter, played Mott The Hoople's All The Young Dudes and The Brady Bunch theme song, followed by The Smiths' Suffer Little Children , which was written in memory of the Moors murders.

Trump puts the onus on Muslim world to combat terrorism

The president also called on Saudi Arabia, and others within the region to take responsibility and to not rely on the U.S.to be able to rid the threat of terror for them. Some 35 heads of state and government from Muslim-majority countries were in Riyadh for the Arab Islamic American Summit, mainly from states friendly to Saudi Arabia.

Prince George, Princess Charlotte on best behavior at Pippa Middleton wedding

Bride Pippa enforced a "no ring, no bring" rule earlier this year, ahead of her wedding to James, which meant that guests could only bring their partners if they were engaged or married. The two have kept their relationship largely private since Kensington Palace confirmed they were an item in November. The 35-year-old Markle plays ambitious paralegal Rachel Zane in the hit U.S.

With 13 trophies, Drake dominates Billboard Music Awards

Accepting the night's biggest award, Top Artist, Drake brought up a huge entourage that include Lil Wayne, Nick. The awards were held at the T-Mobile Arena. But the singer, who is engaged to Liam Hemsworth, couldn't hide her emotion by the end when her eyes teared up. "And for the first time in years with trousers on", Noah Cyrus, standing next to father Billy Ray Cyrus, introduced her older sister, who was wearing white shorts and a cowboy hat.

Naomi Campbell struts her stuff on Cannes catwalk in children's charity event

It wasn't just models who walked though; Mary J. Blige, Antonio Banderas, Gwendoline Christie and screen icon Faye Dunaway also glided down the catwalk. "It was a humbling experience because these people are not wallowing in self pity", the legend told Sky News after visiting the refugees. "They're not looking for handouts".

Alarm on Left, Right as Macron 'dynamites' old order

Of the established politicians, the party has attracted candidates from both the left and right, causing panic among traditional parties facing mass defections. The biggest surprise was the appointment of television star and environmentalist Nicolas Hulot as ecology minister. No sooner was Macron elected on May 7 than Le Maire was offering his services.

USA to expand intelligence cooperation with Turkey

US -backed Syrian militias said they fully captured the town of Tabqa and Syria's largest dam from Islamic State on Wednesday, a major objective as they prepare an assault on Raqqa city. A spokesman for the coalition, Col. Turkey considers the Democratic Union Party (PYD) and its armed wing, the YPG, to be the Syrian affiliates of the PKK , a terrorist organization listed by Turkey, the USA, and the EU.