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Ice Cube gets Hollywood star, thanks all 'who helped me get here'

After sitting down with Bill Maher on Real Time to discuss the host's N-word controversy in detail, Cube capped off an eventful few days by landing his own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame . Ice Cube , a producer on the 2015 N.W.A. biopic Straight Outta Compton , recently re-released his 1992 album Death Certificate in commemoration of its 25th anniversary, adding three new tracks to the record.

Bill Cosby's Fate Now Rests in the Hands of the Jury

The Pittsburgh-area jury has been away from home for more than a week and was in the courthouse for about 14 hours Monday through a brief defence case and closing arguments. Steele was adamant that the prosecution proved beyond a reasonable doubt that Cosby is guilty of raping Constand. "This is not a civil case about money, money, money".

Keith Urban gets his day in the sun while wife watches

Looking on in background right is presenter Reba McEntire . The 2017 CMT Music Awards momentarily turned into a pep rally for the hometown hockey club Wednesday when Ashton Kutcher mic-dropped a catfish on the stage. You'll have to watch for yourself to see what we mean, but this performance definitely gave us chills! . The highlight of the awards though was the many live performances that took place throughout the night from the biggest stars in the genre.

Donald Trump's Hollywood Walk of Fame Star Vandalized During LA Pride

Ice Cube has added another accolade to his growing collection, as per Variety . "I want to thank everybody in the city of Los Angeles, the city of Hollywood, anybody that had anything to do with me getting a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame ".

Ariana Grande's Manchester Benefit Concert Raises Millions

It also averaged 10.9 million viewers during the show. Many in the crowd were moved to tears by performances that included a duet between Grande and local schoolchildren. United Kingdom viewers, as well as people from around the world, could also view the show on Facebook, YouTube, and Twitter . Morgan had initially dismissed explanations from many people that Grande had jetted back to the U.S.

Officials to host town hall on missile testing in Alaska

In several months, Israel will conduct a trial of the Arrow 3 air defense missile system in cooperation with the US Missile Defense Agency in Kodiak, Alaska. The test will take place at Alaska's Kodiak test site and is scheduled to be accomplished within few months, Israel's Channel 2 broadcaster reported Sunday.

Top Putin critic arrested amid protest crackdown

In March, thousands joined protests in nearly 100 cities across Russian Federation, angered by a report Navalny published accusing Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev of corruption. Moscow City Hall labelled the decision a "provocation" while the police warned that a different event was being held at Tverskaya and that the protest would clash with festivities.

Officer and suspect injured in shooting

The suspect's condition was later upgraded to serious but stable. Police said the shooting happened after officers responded to a call about a business robbery. The officer was released from the hospital around 6:30 p.m. Hampton Police say the officer's bullet proof vest saved their life. To read this article in one of Houston's most-spoken languages, click on the button below.

Penguins repeat as Cup champs

Thousands of country music and hockey fans have packed into downtown Nashville as two of the city's biggest events converged - the CMA Music Festival and the Stanley Cup Final. "You have a small window to play and to have a career, and I feel fortunate, but I also understand how hard it is, so you just want to try to make the best of it", Crosby said.

Cosby accuser says Cosby calls were business

The defense's next suggestion is that Constand and Johnson thought of their respective relationships with Cosby as potential sources of personal gain-and that they consciously endured inappropriate behavior from the comedian with a mercenary goal in mind.

Selena Gomez abandons family, career for The Weeknd

This isn't the first we've heard recently about Selena making a horror film. Selena Gomez during her visit to " The Morning Mash Up ". Selena Gomes and The Weeknd have been dating on the sly, but not anymore. The It Ain't Me hitmaker even stated that her latest hit Bad Liar is not about her relationship with the Starboy singer. The Twitter snaps featured The Weeknd's girlfriend interacting with a boy and the Selenators were pleased to see her taking time out of her busy ...

Accuser says she was 'frozen' during alleged Cosby sex assault

Cosby's lawyer, Angela Agrusa , focused not on the details of the alleged assault but on other aspects of Constand's narrative, including discrepancies in several police interviews Constand gave in 2005 when she made a decision to report the crime a year later.

'Grand Tour' host Richard Hammond escapes fiery crash in Switzerland

TV motor enthusiast Richard Hammond has survived another incredibly unsafe auto crash - this time, one that took place in Switzerland on Saturday, June 10th, while filming his Amazon Prime series The Grand Tour . Clarkson wrote on Drive Tribe , a digital platform for auto enthusiasts: "I don't know what went wrong". Clarkson initially thought the crash involved a test driver in a Lamborghini Aventador S.

This 'sexy chest' swimsuit is 3000% wack

Thanks to Beloved Shirts, a company dedicated to printing over-the-top, insane designs on everything from hats to t-shirts to bodysuits, you can now have the ultimate dad bod with their new hairy chest-inspired swimsuit. With us women aways feeling pressured to look "perfect" during swimsuit season, why should men be the only ones that can naturally rock this look with barely any judgement? The offending one-piece is marketed as the " sexy chest swimsuit", although the joke is that it's ...

Hawaii urges US Supreme Court not to revive Trump's travel ban

The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals on Monday largely upheld a ruling blocking the president's executive order temporarily restricting travel from six Muslim-majority countries. "It does not provide any link between an individual's nationality and their propensity to commit terrorism or their inherent dangerousness", the ruling said.

Alienware's E3 is all about gaming monitors and accessories

Designed for Megatasking, game streaming and more, the new Area 51 Threadripper Edition is ready for today's most demanding PC gaming enthusiast and supports high performance configurations with a chipset that enables up to 64 PCIe Gen 3 lanes.

Will the Warriors knock out the Cavaliers in Game 5 tonight?

But beating the Cleveland Cavaliers tonight and finishing these Finals is crucial for these Warriors, the way it was necessary for the San Antonio Spurs' soul to redeem themselves against the Miami Heat in The 2014 Finals after blowing a 3-2 lead to the Heat in 2016 .

2 arrested at anti-Sharia law event in Virginia Beach

The two rallies ended peacefully, with the counterprotesters walking back to the legislative mall and the ACT for America event wrapping up more than an hour ahead of schedule. "It brutalizes them and robs them of their dignity, and it will not take hold in the West", she said. In the same lecture, she was reported to have said Muslims shouldn't be allowed to hold public office.

At least 4 people dead at MI lakes over weekend

Yellow flags were flying at the time, a warning to swimmers that the water could be risky. The cause of death has been confirmed to be drowning. - At least four people across MI are believed to have drowned over the weekend. A 27-year-old Lansing man was an apparent drowning victim in the waters of Lake Michigan off of Holland State Park on Saturday evening. Information from the Associated Press is included in this report .

Man shot trying to buy puppy from Facebook ad

Mrs Bowman says they invited him to come in and offered him a drink as a way to thank him, but she says things quickly took a odd turn. The man has been arrested, and police are continuing to investigate the incident. "They were just terrified and just kept repeating, 'My dad". "He's a homicidal maniac". The investigation is ongoing. Action News Jax went to the home of the suspect, but he had no trespassing signs posted.

Mark Andrews Injured During Match at Download Festival, Stretchered Out of Event

He then rolled to the floor holding his neck and was quickly treated by EMTs before being taken to the ambulance. By all accounts, everyone involved was seriously concerned with Andrews' well-being. "A CT scan of Andrews came back negative, with just bruising evident", WWE confirmed in a statement. Mark also tweeted saying, "Everything's okay guys, thanks for all your concern and messages!" So at least some good news comes out of this, but it's worth remembering that wrestling is ...

Cosby defense rests after calling 1 witness

Steele repeatedly brought up those depositions during his closing argument, saying Cosby's own words prove he had "knowledge" about the drugs he was "administering". At one point, the attorney gestured toward Camille while he described Cosby's conduct. He walked to his defense table carrying a cane, and after taking his seat, he began chatting with members of his legal team.

What was your favorite part of this year's Tony awards?

Instead, two of Hamilton's most regal stars, Brian d'Arcy James and Jonathan Groff, who have both played King George III in last year's best musical victor (James is now playing the role on Broadway), handled the responsibility. Host Kevin Spacey put his " House of Cards " Frank Underwood persona on ice for a while, opening with a spirited song-and-dance number. Another big name, Danny DeVito, favored for his entertaining work in Arthur Miller's The Price , lost out to Michael Aronov, ...

Spider-Man: Homecoming: Iron Man Teams With Spidey Poster & Banner

Summary: Following the events of Captain America: Civil War (2016), Peter Parker attempts to balance his life in high school with his career as the web-slinging superhero Spider-Man. The studio's been releasing an assortment of TV spots reminding everyone that Tom Holland's first feature film as Spidey's going to show, and one of them shows off Captain America's ( Chris Evans ) cameo in a hilarious detention video.

Kourtney Kardashian & Scott Disick's Bikini War of the Exes

With her daring and DASH-ing style, it's no wonder everyone is clamoring to see what outfit this fashionista will don next. Meanwhile, the 38-year-old reality star's ex, Scott Disick , was partying in Las Vegas, Nevada. "I think someone should make them for me", Scott told E! The partying is symptomatic of situations in the past with him where he has been in a really bad place.

NSA Leaker Reality Winner Will Plead NOT GUILTY

Texas grand jury indicts sheriff's deputy, her husband on murder charges in death of man during late-night confrontation. Prosecutors have not named the news outlet, but her arrest was announced Monday as the website The Intercept reported it had obtained a classified National Security Agency report suggesting Russian hackers had attacked a USA voting software supplier before last year's presidential election.

Steep's first expansion is all about the Winter Olympics

You go to the Olympics! New events include slalom and skicross, thus ensuring more competitive aspects for Steep's gameplay. Players will also be able to choose a country to represent and compete against other players from all around the world.

Ice Cube Gets Walk of Fame Star

The Rap icon with a hugely successful career in film has been given a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, just a few miles from the Compton streets that inspired him and his N.W.A.co-members to rise up against oppression waged by those in power.

After edgy Trump portrayal, NYC theater is in cross-hairs

The Public Theater did not respond immediately for comment. "Those are four great reasons to support". In a free " Shakespeare in the Park " production of the classic play by the non-profit Public Theater, Caesar is presented as a blonde-haired man wearing a suit, red tie and American flag pin.

Companies end sponsorship over Trump killing scene in play

Delta Air Lines also pulled its funding Sunday. Following outrage sparked by a tweet from Donald Trump Jr., Trump's son, a spokesperson for Delta tweeted that the airline would be pulling funding from the Public - the theater now mounting the Trumpesque production of Julius Caesar - effective immediately, citing concerns that the "graphic staging" of the play "crossed the line on the standards of good taste" and that the production "does not reflect Delta Airlines' values".

Just Dance 2018 is coming this October

These songs will mostly consist of newer pop hits, such as "24K Magic" by Bruno Mars and "Side to Side" by Ariana Grande featuring Nicki Minaj. Another addition to the songlist of the latest and top pop music of Just Dance 2018 is virtual idol Hatsune Miku with her song "Love Ward", further broadening the audience to lovers of Japanese pop music and waifus.

Mass Firings at Uber After Sexual Harassment Investigation

Initially, the company had expected to make a public announcement this week, but that timing has been pushed back. The move follows a string of executive departures at Uber, including the company president, heads of finance and product, an East Coast general manager and several high-level engineers.

'Felicity,' 'The Americans' actor Keri Russell gets Hollywood star

The show's co-creators J.J. Abrams and Matt Reeves spoke at Felicity herself, Keri Russell's Hollywood Walk of Fame ceremony before she was joined by her co-star Scott Speedman on " Jimmy Kimmel Live " later that night. Keri is now a mother of two and living with her Americans co-star Matthew Rhys while Scott has dated a series of his leading ladies, including Teresa Palmer and French actress Camille De Pazzis.

The Tony Awards needed more Bette Midler, less head-scratching

The Divine Miss M, who won best actress for " Hello, Dolly! " was not going to be denied and signaled she was in a feisty mood early: "I'd like to thank all the Tony voters - many of whom I've actually dated", she joked. It was named best musical , and its stars, Ben Platt and Rachel Bay Jones, were honoured for their performances. Midler has waited a long time for her award - and she was bound and determined to make the most of the moment.

Manuel Noriega, Former Dictator of Panama, Dead at 83

The U.S. cut off aid to Panama in 1987, and President George H.W. Bush ordered the invasion of the country in December 1989, sending 24,000 troops to topple the Noriega government. He joined Panama's Defense Forces in 1962 and steadily rose through the ranks, mainly through loyalty to his mentor, Gen. Omar Torrijos, who became Panama's de facto leader after a 1968 coup.