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Comey told me three times I wasn't under investigation

The White House's explanations continued to crumble throughout the day Thursday. Mr Spicer said the president was a "little dismayed" that the attempts of his press team to give out information were being turned into a "game of gotcha" by the media.

Donald Trump's attempt to fix the Comey crisis made it worse

Lawmakers of both parties have questioned whether the dismissal was related to the FBI's probe of Trump associates' possible ties with Russian Federation. "In fact when I chose to just do it, I said to myself, I said you know, this Russian Federation thing with Trump and Russian Federation is a made-up story, it's an excuse by the Democrats for having lost an election that they should have won", he said.

Here's how Katie Holmes and Jamie Foxx almost bumped into Tom Cruise

According to PEOPLE.com Katie and Jamie enjoyed a few romantic days together, while Tom was working just a few blocks away on the set of his latest movie. However, when it comes to doing so publicly, she's reportedly not allowed to confirm her romance, nor is she allowed to have another man near her daughter, Suri.

'Harry Potter' handwritten prequel stolen

It tells a story about James Potter, Harry's father, and Sirius Black, Harry's godfather, and James' best friend, getting in trouble with the police and escaping using "broomsticks, drumsticks and a little bit of magic". 'We are appealing to anyone who sees, or is offered this item for sale, to contact police'. The manuscript for the exclusive Harry Potter prequel was donated for a charity auction alongside works from Sebastian Faulks and Doris Lessing to raise money for charities ...

Puerto Ricans protest as debt deadline nears

Puerto Rican police arrested five people on Monday during a general strike and street demonstrations against austerity measures and government spending cuts on the island. The plight may serve as a lesson and cautionary tale for bondholders, and complicates the USVI's situation, as Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands are close in proximity, and have numerous same problems.

White House says no need for special prosecutor on Russian Federation scandal

However, amid mounting criticism of Comey's firing, the Post reports Spicer and two spokeswomen chose to defend the president's actions on CNN, Fox News and Fox Business. "First of all, you have a level of hostility that's incredible, and its very unfair". But the president declined to say whether Spicer would continue in his position.

Trump seeks new Federal Bureau of Investigation nominee

In the NBC interview on Thursday, Trump said he would have fired Comey regardless of any such recommendations. Spicer repeatedly said "the president has nothing further to add on that" and eventually insisted: "The tweet speaks for itself".

Celebrities ignore New York City smoking ban at annual Met Gala

See all the sexy, unusual and most revealing looks from the Met Gala 2017 red carpet. Here, a peek into how Hudson got ready for the 2017 Met Gala with a little help from her friends. To make her 2016 Met Gala look even more memorable, Katy Perry also had a Tamagotchi pet hanging from her dress. The sleeves of Dane's flurry of ruffles in a white blouse extended well beyond her hands, paired with a simple pair of black trousers.

Thirty aircraft land in Minna for IBB's daughter's wedding - NAN

The wedding of Halima Babangida and Lawal Abdullahi provided an avenue for people of different political and ideological inclination to converge for one singular objective. Also prominent among the guests at the wedding ceremony were businessman, Aliko Dangote and Mr Mark Snoxell , Managing Director, Dornier Aircraft.

STANLEY CUP PLAYOFFS OPEN THREAD- May 12/17

There have been upsets, dominance, disappointment, drama, and exciting games to watch in these 2017 NHL Playoffs. "He's an honest guy", Predators captain Mike Fisher said. Predators take Game 1 and the series in seven. The Ducks acknowledged that the young Oilers led by McDavid and Leon Draisaitl should be a force in the Pacific Division for years to come.

Hasan Minhaj Slams Trump At White House Correspondence Dinner

And that's because he lives in Moscow, it's a very long flight. Ferrell as Bush joked about the former president's hobby , called out Trump's fashion choices, and in summation, reiterated the one thing we all know to be true - the job of the president is hard, despite what some people might think.

Met Gala 2017: The best-dressed celebrities from Rihanna to Katy Perry

Comme des Garçons is after all known for its larger-than-life, asymmetrical silhouettes and for presenting fashion as living and breathing sculpture. She joined Tom Brady and his wife Gisele Bundchen and Vogue boss Anna Wintour among this year's co-chairs.

Emma Watson wins first gender-neutral MTV TV & Movie Award

Emma Watson got quite a thrill out of being the inaugural victor of MTV's best actor in a movie award. And that doesn't need to be separated into two different categories. "You guys, I am so happy", she said. Watson thanked Dillon for educating her about gender nonconformity in "such an inclusive, patient, and loving way" during her speech, and was "proud to be a part of a film that celebrates diversity, literacy, inclusion, joy, and love the way this one [Beauty and the Beast] does".

Ahoy Matey! Paul McCartney Shares 'Pirates of the Caribbean' Photo

It's not immediately clear what role McCartney is playing, but he will apparently appear in a scene not originally planned. Deadline announced that McCartney had "quietly joined the cast", though details on his role weren't revealed. In the new film, Depp will return as Captain Jack Sparrow, with Geoffrey Rush also back as Captain Hector Barbossa. Take a look at McCartney (or should we say "McC-arrr-tney"?) in his sea captain garb below.

Fox News Just Got A Lot Less Shiny

Murdoch added: "Suzanne and Jay are recognized industry leaders". "I know Bill was respected and liked by everyone at Fox News", Mr Murdoch wrote. "We will all miss him". So says The Daily Beast's Andrew Kirell , after Hannity himself last week tweeted if the rumors of Shine's imminent ouster were true, it would be the end of the news network.

Stephen Colbert Reacts to Trump Calling Him 'a No-Talent Guy'

Not only did Fallon's weird 2016 moment with Trump inspire a debate about the dangers of normalization, the roundly bashed clip made a lot of people very thankful for Fallon's direct competition, Stephen Colbert. It was high - highest rating. Don't you know I've been trying for a year to get you to say my name?! Second of all, this reminds me: Colbert has amassed quite the canon of Fuck Trump material in recent months.

Korea open to USA dialogue under 'right conditions'

Choe Son-hui, director-general of the North America affairs bureau of the North Korean foreign ministry, told reporters at the Beijing Capital International Airport that North Korea "will hold dialogue under right conditions" with the new US administration.

Trump Russia investigators follow the money as Manafort bank records sought

The Justice Department made the request last month as part of the widening probe to determine whether anyone on Trump's campaign team had colluded with a foreign power in an effort to interfere with the election, according to The Wall Street Journal .

Stephen Colbert nabs big ratings win amid '#FireColbert' backlash

Last night, Jon Stewart was on the Late Show which, as you know is now hosted by his protege, Stephen Colbert . Colbert asked. "We should get him something special. And for the life of me, I do not understand why in this country, we try and hold comedians to a standard we do not hold leaders to. From dressing up as Donald Trump to hiding out with Colbert's longtime alter-ego to taking over during the live Republican National Convention broadcast, Stewart has continuously lent a ...

'Harry Potter' manuscript stolen - Police want fans help

Almost a decade after she wrote it for a charity auction, J.K. Rowling is pleading for her Harry Potter prequel to be returned to its rightful owner. The manuscript is set a few years before the character Harry Potter is born, and follows his father James and godfather Sirius Black who get into some trouble with non-magic police officers.

Selena Gomez Announces 'Bad Liar' Release Date

The 24-year-old pop star also unveiled the cover art of the single on social media. Selena Gomez is teasing something big and fans are trying to figure out.

Clippers forward Blake Griffin has successful right toe surgery

I just wanted to come out, be aggressive, make sure I had their backs. The only difference this time around is that the Jazz will be hosting one of the most incredible teams the league has ever seen that as such is both revered and hated by fans across the country.

MTV Movie & TV Awards Top Moments

MTV's decision to remove the special gender categories is a welcome cultural statement, and fans of the music awards across the globe have been congratulating the company. The best kiss award has previously gone to heterosexual duos like Rachel McAdams and Ryan Gosling in "The Notebook" and Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart for the Twilight saga.

Jennifer Aniston Reveals What Would Happen if 'Friends' Was Around Today

The 48-year-old actress regrets the omnipresence and negative impact that this may have on her life, even if she tries to preserve it to the maximum. It is the only thing that remains to me, which is protected and which belongs to me, is my little sanctuary.

WannaCry ransomware attack: How to protect yourself

Some of our local NHS IT systems are now down. The IT director admitted that they were very lucky, saying, "Timing absolutely was everything for us". Apols for any inconvenience. Pictures posted on social media showed screens of NHS computers with images demanding payment of 300 United States dollars worth of the online currency Bitcoin, saying: "Ooops, your files have been encrypted!" Edward Snowden, who in 2013 leaked documents exposing U.S.

Shocker: NBC renews Timeless for season 2

Before you get too excited, Kripke also revealed that the renewal is only for 10 episodes which will air sometime in 2018 . Showrunner Eric Kripke, who had been active on social media to try and rally fan support for months, had hinted at the slim possibility of shopping Timeless season 2 around to other distributors, but now it seems that won't be necessary.

A first look at Naomi Watts' new series Gypsy

I will remain objective in my relationships. I will always do no harm. In addition to Watts, who returns to full-time TV for the first time in 20 years, the cast includes Billy Crudup as Jean's husband, Michael Halloway, while Sophie Cookson ( Kingsman: The Secret Service), Lucy Boynton ( Murder on the Orient Express ) and Karl Glusman ( Nocturnal Animals ) play three of Jean's patients.

James Comey Declines to Testify Before Senate Panel

Savvy observers of Trump's Twitter habits have noticed a correlation between the topics on cable news and Trump's feed. "Until they complete everything, how could you know he wasn't part of a conspiracy?" "James Comey better hope there are no "tapes" of our conversations before he starts leaking to the press!" Surely, they argue, Comey would have known better.

Home Entertainment Baahubali 2 Movie 4th Day Collections - Baahubali - The Conclusion Fourth

He congratulated the entire team of Baahubali 2 for making a masterpiece. After waiting for two years to find out why Katappa killed Baahubali , fans of SS Rajamouli's magnum opus can finally get some closure. While this leak was not big news, and thus not too many people knew about it, it most certainly did not stop people from searching for ways to download the movie illegally.

Sylvester Stallone eyed for more Marvel films

He relates it back to Quill by saying: "I think that's sort of the journey that every parent will take when they have a kid, and I think Quill gets to that by the end of the movie". "It's smarter than most films, but not as smart as the first one". Now, fans may be seeing the actor in future Marvel movies. The "Escape from New York" and "Big Trouble in Little China" star surprised many by revealing he's "not much of a movie-goer".

Season 3 Episode 20 review - I Know Who You Are

Caitlin Snow is finally Killer Frost. He tells Barry he created himself, which he literally did, by presumably killing Iris in the past to put himself on the path to eventually become Savitar. In the wake of Barry's trip to the future , Team Flash has decided they need to find Tracy Brand ( Anne Dudek ) and help her make Savitar's prison four years earlier than she does.

Wonder Woman Movie Teasers Released

Now onto the good stuff about the trailer. That, in turn, is what raises the stakes and suspense in the subsequent action footage, which shows Spider-Man trying to restore his former glory and return to the status quo the trailer established so quickly.

New Wonder Woman "Big Bang" TV Spot From Last Night's Gotham

According to /Film , this will be the first time that the origins of Wonder Woman and her life in Themyscira will be presented on the screen. While it also highlights some stunning locales and Edwardian-tinged scenes, the movie looks like it's embracing a little more humor, especially as Diana attempts to navigate the world outside of her home among her people.

Justin Bieber Raps on New Diplo Track

A massive new collaboration which sees the Mad Decent producer team up with Justin Bieber, Young Thug and Rich The Kid, his latest number also features additional production from Boaz and King Henry . "We actually have a insane track that we never put out with him", the producer said at the time. Meanwhile, Diplo's prepping Major Lazer's Music Is the Weapon for release this year.

'Guardians' Of The Galaxy Vol. 3': Elizabeth Debicki Will Return As

Now, thanks to writer/director James Gunn , we have word on a new character from Vol. 2 who will be back for the sequel that is said to conclude the story for this iteration of the team. Rounding out the top 10 films of the weekend were "The Circle" ($4 million); "Baahubali: The Conclusion" ($3.4 million); "Gifted" ($2 million); "Smurfs: The Lost Village" ($1.84 million); and "Going in Style" ($1.8 million).