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President Donald Trump invited to testify over Comey, Russian meddling

And the same committee asked Comey for his memos about conversations with Mr. Trump. The Trump administration fired Comey in early May, citing his handling of the Hillary Clinton email investigation during the 2016 United States presidential elections.

US Attorney General Sessions calls notion he colluded with Russian Federation 'detestable lie'

On Jan. 10, Sessions asserted during his confirmation hearing that he had not met with Russian officials during the presidential race. On Tuesday, the Senate panel asked Sessions why, if he had recused himself from federal investigations into the Russian Federation matter, he was involved in Comey firing, which Trump has said was related to the Russian Federation probe.

This Week's WWE Raw Viewership Reaches a New Low For 2017

This wasn't the worst week for " Monday Night Raw " but sweet goodness it took a beating. WWE knew this might happen, so they kicked off with Brock Lesnar and got the big angle out of the way early. The fifth game of the National Basketball Association finals began during the second hour or Raw and ended with the Golden State Warriors defeating the Cleveland Cavaliers 129-120 and winning the series 4-1.

Accuser takes the stand in Bill Cosby sexual assault trial

She said she felt his hand in her vagina and he placed her hand on his penis. "I was mistaken", she said, unflustered. He then apologized to Andrea and her mother, Gianna Constand said. Prosecutors called her to help demonstrate to the jury that Cosby allegedly followed a pattern of " prior bad acts ". She did not see Cosby before or after the show, she said, but she gave Cosby's aides a gift from her brother.

Katrina Kaif slaps Ranbir Kapoor and here's why…

The two were at the launch of the song, Galti Se Mistake Ho Gaya, from their upcoming release, Jagga Jasoos . "So I thought I should make a film that kids and family can go and watch and enjoy", said Basu. Katrina and Ranbir parted ways after dating for quite some time. On the other hand, both the actors are also busy shooting for other movies. What has increased people's curiosity more is that unlike other movies, the film's trailer has been expressed only in a lyrical form without any ...

'Baywatch' gets ahead of 'Wonder Woman' in opening weekend in India

While it's not as big as the opening weekend for Man of Steelor Deadpool , it easily surpasses Doctor Strangeand the first Iron Man , Thor and Captain Americamovies. Deadline reports that Wonder Woman will conclude its opening weekend with a domestic gross of $103.1 million and beat Sunday projections. And beyond financial success, Wonder Woman has also received favorable reviews from both professional critics and amateur moviegoers.

Jessica Chastain slams 'disturbing' female representation at Cannes

The Golden Camera (Camera d'Or) award, which is given to first-time directors competing at the festival, also went to France and Leonor Serraille for her movie "Young Woman". Sofia Coppola won the best director gong for Beguiled, a remake of Clint Eastwood's 1971 film. Actress Jessica Chastain has emerged as a champion of women in Hollywood, speaking frequently about the entertainment industry's wage gap and her own efforts to achieve pay parity with her male counterparts .

Kane to captain England again as Heaton and Butland share goalkeeping duties

Despite coming in for some criticism after conceding two free kicks at the weekend, Joe Hart's absence was never going to play against France , according to Southgate. England's last three friendlies have been against top-class opposition, drawing with Spain and losing narrowly to Germany and France . "Tom has had an outstanding season".

Jury hears Bill Cosby's apology for 2004 sexual encounter

Cosby said in his testimony that he told the doctor he had a sore back in order to get the prescription, but said he only wanted the drug because it was a popular party drug. She said feelings of self-blame and confusion are exacerbated if intoxicants are involved. Bill Cosby is all smiles as he walks out of court, raising his wooden cane to salute well-wishers after the prosecution rested its case in his sexual assault trial.

Prosecutors rest case in Cosby sex assault trial

Cosby said he obtained seven prescriptions for the drug, a central-nervous-system-depressant that became illegal in the United States in 1984, from a Los Angeles doctor in the 1970s. "I found that to be odd", he said. Cosby's high-priced legal eagles have asked for a mistrial stating that the witness was offering observations about the once-beloved Fat Albert creator.

Wonder Woman: Patty Jenkins Fought For A Lynda Carter Cameo

Wonder Woman star Gal Gadot , like all Israelis above the age of 18 are required to do, served time in the military. While the film has been received incredibly well by critics (currently at 93% on Rotten Tomatoes ) as well as Gadot's peers in the entertainment industry, Gadot took a moment on Wednesday to thank the most important people - the fans - with a video she shared on Facebook in which she thanks Wonder Woman fans for what she calls "the most incredible weekend and ...

With third Stanley Cup, Crosby ascends ranks of hockey's all-time greats

The only other franchise that comes close is the Chicago Blackhawks , who won three cups from 2010 to 2015. First, of course, came the trophy - a cap on a big Stanley Cup Final performance that headlined a handful of Pens blowouts. Carl Hagelin cemented the win by scoring into an empty net with 14 seconds left. All that was left was the celebrating. Rinne meanwhile had 27 saves on 28 shots, losing for just the second time on home ice in the playoffs.

Oklahoma inmates escape through a jail ventilation system - again

On March 17, Moody, Baker, and a third man broke out using the air vents. Officials say the four escaped between 1 a.m. and 4 a.m. Monday by crawling through the jail's ventilation system. The Oklahoma Highway Patrol, Catoosa Police and the Rogers County Sheriff's deputies are all searching east of Catoosa for the men. Dougherty told KOCO that three county commissioners met with contractors to "see what we can do to avoid this from happening anymore".

'Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt' will return to Netflix for Season 4

Produced by Tina Fey , the series tells the story of Kimmy Schmidt (Kemper) as she looks to restart her life. No tentative release accompanied this announcement, but sometime in 2018 should be plausible. Tina Fey , Robert Carlock , Jeff Richmond and David Miner serve as executive prodocuers. With the show only continuing to become more popular and earn higher praise, there is a very good chance that season four can include some rather noteworthy guest stars as well.

8th London Bridge victim found in Thames, another arrested, UK cops say

The body was recovered near Limehouse, downstream of London Bridge, on Tuesday by specialist officers from the marine police unit. A van mowed down pedestrians as it sped down London Bridge in the British capital Saturday night, leaving bodies lying in the roadway, a witness to the incident told CNN.

Ariana Grande's Manchester Benefit Concert Lineup Announced

Speaking to Radar Online they added: 'She is going to have 24-hour surveillance from now on, no matter what the cost is'. After revealing a slew of huge artists would be performing at the One Love Manchester concert on June 4 earlier this week, Grande's team have now confirmed that both Little Mix and Robbie Williams have joined the lineup.

Notre Dame throws shade at MI in piece of recruiting mail

On Monday, four-star cornerback Houston Griffith shared a piece of recruiting mail he received from the Notre Dame coaching staff. It includes a fictional post-college career bio for Allen, including the line, "As an immediate impact player, Allen played in all 12 regular season games.

Anita Pallenberg, Former Girlfriend of Keith Richards, Dead at 73

My best friend. The greatest woman I have ever known. "The Stones came away with a patina of aristocratic decadence that served as a flawless counterfoil to the raw roots blues of their music". "I like a high-spirited woman", he wrote. Anita Pallenberg was born January 25, 1944, in Rome, Italy. After being kicked out of school at 16, she lived in Rome, New York and Paris, where she became a model.

Wonder Woman, Pirates of the Caribbean top Korean box office

Choosing the best villain for a Wonder Woman sequel is not quite as straight-forward as it seems because we still don't know if the story will be set in modern times of not. She continues to remind us all of just how incredible the film's weekend accomplishments were. Summary: Before she was Wonder Woman she was Diana, princess of the Amazons, trained warrior.

Demi Moore blames stress for tooth loss

The 54-year-old actress then explained the situation, sharing that in the photo she's only missing one tooth, but in real life, she's actually missing both front teeth. The conversation continued and she never specifically stated how stress contributed to the loss of her teeth. "I would suspect that there were definitely other factors involved", he told Page Six, noting that stress can cause bruxism, otherwise known as teeth grinding.

Taylor Swift music returning to Spotify

Swift's entire catalogue, including her 2014 breakout, 1989, is available to stream as of midnight earlier today. But music experts believe there is something more to Swift's return to these streaming platforms other than gratitude for fans.

Bill Cosby sex-assault case: Everything you need to know

Constand testified that Cosby gave her three blue pills to help her relax during a 2004 visit to his Pennsylvania home . Bill Cosby's trial centers on Constand's accusations, which have resulted in Cosby pleading "not guilty to three counts of aggravated indecent assault", according to NBC News .

Maryland and DC plan to sue Trump over foreign payments

Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh and his D.C. counterpart, Karl Racine , also vowed to wrest from Trump financial and tax records that he has thus far refused to reveal so they can find out whether he is cashing in on the presidency .

Timeline of Otto Warmbier's saga in North Korea

He was about to board a flight home when he was detained . She says it's an "extremely sad" situation that student Otto Warmbier (WORM'-bir) is in a coma . He told reporters that he's visiting to "see some friends and have a good time". Mr Rodman has travelled to the isolated nation four times previously.

Bill Cosby Sexual Assault Trial: Andrea Constand Grilled Over Phone Records

Montgomery County District Attorney Kevin Steele pinched the bridge of his nose and stared at the table as Constand gave the response. But Feden shot back, asking Constand to read the next line in her police statement, one Agrusa had failed to recount: "It wasn't a romantic time, no".

Sessions Testifies He Never Discussed Election With Russians

Rosenstein was probably referring to the possibility that Mueller would investigate whether Sessions violated his recusal or whether Comey's firing might have been an effort to obstruct justice. Rosenstein, who has been on the job for six weeks, said only he could fire Mueller, and only if he found good cause to do so. And he said while it "appears" Russian Federation interfered in the 2016 election, he said he'd never asked about it at the DOJ, a stunning disinterest in the attack on ...

Injured SmackDown Live Star Reportedly Cleared To Return To The Ring

The show opened with New Day making a grand entrance with New Orleans' very own Soul Rebels playing their iconic tune on their way down the ramp. Big E ended the segment by promising to kick the Colons and The Usos in their buns and the first match of the night - an 8-man tag team match got underway.

'America's Got Talent' Singer Dr. Brandon Rogers Dead At 29

TMZ also reports that Rogers was already an internet sensation thanks to a clip of him singing Boyz II Men's " On Bended Knee ", which actually earned him a guest spot singing with the group during a three-night stint in Las Vegas. 'He was great all 3 nights! Just a genuinely nice person and a really good singer! Gone too young and gone too soon. Maybe his audition ends up inspiring someone else out there to do something that they've always wanted to do, and that inspiration is the sort of ...

Bachelor in Paradise Crew Member Shares Disturbing Account of Alleged Sexual Assault

The dark-side of this production decision is staggering, and not only includes encouraging problem drinking among the young women on the show, but makes the women vulnerable to the man or men in their midst. On Sunday, Warner Bros, which produces the series, released a statement saying filming had been suspended. I will keep you as informed and up to date as I possibly can.

Shraddha Kapoor and Ankur Bhatia hang out at Apoorva Lakhia's house

She wears a burqa and looks fierce in the character of Haseena Parkar , sister of underworld don Dawood Ibrahim. The lines "atthasi cases darj par court mein hajri sirf ek baar" (88 cases registered but she has appeared only once before the court) are written on the poster and it gives you a fairly good idea about the life of Mumbai's dreaded "godmother".

Left-Wing Hot Take: James Comey's Like a Victim of Sexual Harassment

By Trump's account, the ex-FBI director told "so many false statements and lies" during his testimony. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, responding to Trump's statement last week that he would "100 percent" speak under oath about the Comey affair, said he would like the president to testify in public before the Senate.

Roman Reigns SummerSlam Announcement News, Roderick Strong On Bobby Roode, Finn Balor

She declared that he wanted a shot at the Raw Women's Championship match, and she later ended up losing a six person tag team match for her team when she tapped out to the Banks Statement. It could also put Roman Reigns out of the WWE Universal Championship picture because he lost two straight matches in a row to determine the No. 1 contender.

Top WWE RAW Superstar Set to Return from Injury Soon

Strowman was written off of television a few weeks ago after it was discovered that he needed surgery to fix a shattered elbow. Dash Wilder of the Revival was recently cleared to return , and this week on Raw Emma made her return to the ring on Raw.

Parineeti Chopra- John Abraham not in Anees Bazmee's next

There were rumours that Pari and John were teaming up. If it is true, then this will be the first time where the actress will be paired opposite the Desi Boyz actor. Parineeti is now working in Rohit Shetty's Golmaal Again which also stars Ajay Devgn, Tabu, Tusshar Kapoor, Arshad Warsi, Kunal Kemmu and Neil Nitin Mukesh.

Spanish state prosecutor charges Ronaldo with tax fraud

Ronaldo's on-field rival and FC Barcelona star Lionel Messi too has been involved in a tax fraud case and has been sentenced to a 21-month jail. "This communication, which was not required by law, constitutes irrefutable proof that Cristiano Ronaldo and his representatives are in good faith, and cooperate with the authorities in a spirit of transparency and compliance with legality", the agency Gestifute said.