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Watch Chance The Rapper & David Crosby's Twitter Commercial

Tech companies have been turning to traditional television when they want to get a point across about aspects of their services that users seem to be missing. So it makes sense that the Chicago MC is now starring in a Twitter ad campaign. "Chance's authentic use of Twitter is powerful as is his fandom and the conversation that surrounds him", said Berland.

Drake & Josh's Josh Peck got married - and Drake Bell wasn't there

News of Peck and O'Brien's engagement broke in March 2016, when she posted a captionless photo of the pair beneath the Eiffel Tower in Paris flaunting her engagement ring. Remember the Nickelodeon show Drake & Josh? While there may be some bad blood between the TV stars, we doubt Peck was affected by Bell's words.

Monterey Pop Celebrates Its 50th Anniversary

Besides introducing such legendary acts as the Jimi Hendrix Experience, the Who and Otis Redding to far wider audiences, the festival featured staples of the San Francisco scene including the Grateful Dead and Jefferson Airplane at an early stage in their careers.

Jury Still Deliberating On Verdict In Bill Cosby Trial

She had been present during the first two days of deliberations. Mr. Cosby stated their encounter was consensual and stated he gave her a Benadryl . The three charges accuse Cosby of assaulting Constand without her consent, assaulting her when she was unconscious and assaulting her using drugs to substantially impair her ability to consent.

President Trump not under investigation in Russian Federation probe

President Donald Trump just expanded his legal team , but one of his lawyers appears to be out of touch with reality. Trump has decided that "this is a political fight and he's going to fight it", a White House official told CNN's Jeff Zeleny.

Bill O'Reilly Planning on Launching Factor-Like Program Via the Internet

O'Reilly was ousted from Fox News after The New York Times reported in April that he and 21st Century Fox had paid out $13 million in settlements with five woman who complained about sexual harassment or inappropriate behavior. There will be a network that rises up because the numbers for Fox are going down". In a recent interview with Noisey , Cam shared his opinion on O'Reilly's firing and said that he was aware of the sexual assault allegations against O'Reilly prior to his 2003 ...

Lucy Hale 'Fat' Shaming Herself Ignites Debate on 'The View'

That is until you read the comment Hale tacked onto her post: "ugh I was so fat". Secondly, by including the word "ugh", Hale suggests her disgust at the idea of being fat, which is really just a body type and nothing more. "Fat? You look a healthy size. We know you were sick and it's hard", said one commenter, most likely referencing the eating disorder. "I don't think she was trying to say that if you're fat, you're ugly or something like that".

Justin Bieber's Music Is Like "Chlamydia of the Ear" According to Hanson

During a segment with Australian radio station Hit107FM [via NME ], the brothers were played snippets of popular radio hits and asked to correctly identify the songs. " I prefer not to get any venereal diseases so whenever Justin Bieber gets near me or near my ears", Zac said , to laughter. "Can I just say I'm glad I didn't now what that was?" one of the brothers said before being informed that the Canadian crooner sings the Spanish tune.

Bill Cosby supporters chant outside courthouse as deliberations drag on

Jurors who have appeared stressed and even angry seemed more upbeat than on previous nights, despite enduring another marathon session in a case that has already helped torpedo Cosby's career and nice-guy reputation. And, please, to the supporters, stay calm. Thursday night, O'Neill dismissed jurors after almost 12 hours of deliberation. She says she woke up to find Cosby on top of her, "forcefully" kissing her.

Father of UVA Student Otto Warmbier Holds News Conference

Fred Warmbier wears the same jacket his son wore to a North Korean court appearance. The father of Otto Warmbier , the 22-year-old American college student who was detained in North Korea for more than a year, spoke out this week against North Korea and its 33-year-old dictator, Kim Jong Un .

US Sen. Charles Schumer pushes for heroin combat teams

U.S. Senator Chuck Schumer calls on the Drug Enforcement Agency to commit to providing New York State with one of four special heroin enforcement teams, at his Manhattan office on June 18, 2017. As WCBS 880's Myles Miller reported, 2016 was the deadliest year on record for fatal drug overdose deaths in New York City. Last year, overdose deaths across the city increased by 46 percent largely due to opioids , according to the city's Department of Mental Health.

Nadal first to qualify for ATP World Tour Finals

Toni introduced Nadal to tennis at the age of three and has been by his side ever since, guiding him to 15 grand slam victories. His fierce, heavy-hitting, and aggressive style of play wreaks havoc on his body, but it also makes Nadal the clay-court force that he is.

At Least 8 Killed, 30 Injured As Boko Haram Attacks Borno Village

Isuku said five female suicide bombers detonated improvised explosive device (IEDs) strapped to their bodies. The first suicide bomber detonated himself near a mosque, killing seven persons. One report, citing local emergency services, indicated that 16 people had been killed in the attack. It is not the first time Boko Haram has tried to target the camp: in January previous year, at least 85 people were killed when insurgents rampaged through communities near Dalori.

Ireland hooker Rory Best to lead Lions against the Chiefs

Asked if the Lions had been stymied, the 53-year-old said: "Absolutely, yeah". There is no doubt that Warren Gatland's decision has dented the ethos surrounding the Lions . But Peter O'Mahony, Sean O'Brien and Taulupe Faletau remain the favourites to start in the back row against the All Blacks . "The Lions will be ready and up for it and we're just going to have to work out what we've got to do to negate it", said Lienert-Brown.

Last day of the Bill Cosby sex assault trial

Mr Cosby has denied any wrongdoing. Prosecutors say they'll retry Bill Cosby on sexual assault charges after his first trial ended in a hung jury . Cosby is appealing a ruling allowing Dickinson's case to proceed. Bill Cosby's legal team likely has an edge in a retrial. Much has been said and written about the sex scandal that has torpedoed Bill Cosby's legacy - so much so that it can be hard to recall how he reached the point of facing trial on three counts of felony aggravated ...

Imam 'protected van driver' from angry public after London mosque attack

Mr Corbyn will be attending prayers at Finsbury Park Mosque later on Monday with Islington Council Leader Richard Watts. "There is no place for this hatred in our country today and we need to work together as one society, one community, to drive it out, this evil which is affecting so many families".

Proud, honoured to have worked with Kajal: Rana Daggubati

Wishing Kajal on Twitter , Rana Daggubati wrote, "Congrats @ MsKajalAggarwal on your 10yrs in cinema and on reaching the milestone of 50films!" Her career has come a full circle with this film. Kajal Aggarwal and Director Teja are reunited for the second time after Lakshmi Kalyanam (2007). " Proud and honoured to have worked with you", Rana tweeted.

LCD Soundsystem Announce New Album 'American Dream' And Autumn UK Dates

The band, who are about to release their much anticipated comeback album , will hit Manchester's Warehouse Project to play two opening weekend shows for WHP17 on 16th and 17th September . The long-awaited fourth album from the New York-based group is its first since 2010's " This is Happening ". The follow up to 2010's This Is Happening will be titled American Dream and will be released on Friday 1 Sep.

Judge declares mistrial in Cosby's sexual assault case

Duquesne University law professor Wes Oliver said that if Cosby had been convicted, those allegations could have compelled Judge Steven O'Neill to sentence him closer to 10 years. A decade later, a new district attorney reopened the case after Cosby's lurid testimony became public and dozens of women came forward against him.

Holy Blackbeard! Here's that epic bat signal tribute to Adam West

According to Movie Web it is because of Adam West's iconic portrayal of Batman that the city of Los Angeles is honoring the late actor with a very special lighting of the Bat-Signal on June 15. The mayor will be doing the honors along with Police Chief Charlie Beck, who will have to do, in the absence of Commissioner Gordon. 'Adam West taught us each one of us had a heart of gold.

After jury deadlocks, Bill Cosby faces 2nd sex assault trial

Kelly Johnson was the only other accuser allowed to testify at Cosby's trial; the prosecution had wanted to put on 13. Levenson believes the breakdown of the first Cosby jury is important to know, but perhaps not predictive of how the second trial might go.

Anil Kapoor Wins Our Heart With A Turban!

Well, not really. The versatile actor is set to test his acting prowess yet again in Mubarakan . " Mubarakan is a thrilling family drama about the marriage of Anil Kapoor's nephew". Arjun even let out the trailer release date of the film, which has been fixed for June 20. Anil Kapoor and director Anees Bazmee are collaborating for the fifth time with Mubarakan .

The Mummy takes dismal start at box office, Wonder Woman still dominates

Tom Cruise's " Mummy " reboot opened to almost $142-M internationally, " Wonder Woman " #1 in North America after falling just 45% in its 2nd frame. Fortunately, the Gal Gadot film debuted with $103 million at the box office while the #Tom Cruise movie is looking at a dismal $23 million debut in North America.

What happened to Warmbier is a bad thing

Dr. Daniel Kanter of UC Health was among three physicians to give an update Thursday afternoon to Otto Warmbier's medical condition since arriving in the US 40 hours ago. Former NBA star Dennis Rodman on Saturday concluded his five-day visit to North Korea. According to Nauert, work on Warmbier's release began in February with regular communication between Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and U.S.

Sam Taylor-Johnson had 'tough' time making 'Fifty Shades...'

The Fifty Shades of Grey director says E.L. James has an entirely different view of the film adaptation and seemed insistent that her vision for the films be followed. They famously butted heads on set, but the seasoned director recently opened up to The Hollywood Reporter and was refreshingly honest about to what extent that feud affected the making of the film, claiming they 'fought over every scene'.

Cosby jury deliberating, no new questions

The panel, which already has deliberated 16 hours over two days, went straight to the jury room for the resumption of talks. So far, the jurors have deliberated some 26 hours since Monday evening without reaching a verdict. " Cosby has [since] denied drugging Constand; though he has admitted to sexual contact between the pair, but as part of a consensual relationship".

Presumed death toll in London tower blaze rises to 79

Trade Minister Greg Hands said Sunday the government is carrying out an "urgent inspection" of the roughly 2,500 similar tower blocks across Britain to assess their safety, while an opposition lawmaker urged the government to quickly secure any documents related to the Grenfell renovation for a criminal investigation.

London Police Say Attack 'Acted Alone'

Other local authority figures have also voiced their support for residents in the area following the attack, which is the fourth to have hit the country in as many months. Armed police officers man a cordon in Finsbury Park, north London , where a vehicle struck pedestrians in north London Monday, June 19, 2017 . Todays attack marks the fourth terrorist incident in the United Kingdom in four months, after attacks in Westminster, Manchester and on London Bridge.

Pakistan rout India for Champions Trophy title

India's next major one-day challenge will come in the 2019 World Cup back in England. He scored a brilliant hundred from 90 balls before getting out on 114 off 106 balls. Amir is likely to be fit for the final, but even without him the green brigade have looked sharp in the bowling department, which has always been Pakistan's strength over the years.

London fire: Protests held as fire anger increases

London firefighters are continuing the grim search after a high-rise fire that killed at least 30 people as public anger about the blaze continues to grow. Police said they are using the INTERPOL Disaster Victim Identification Standards to identify the deceased. This relies on dental records, fingerprints and DNA when possible and also features like tattoos or scars.

Scalise in 'Much More Difficult' Shape Than First Thought, Trump Says

Steve Scalise , the Louisiana Republican shot Wednesday during congressional baseball practice, remains in critical condition "but has improved in the last 24 hours", MedStar Washington Hospital announced Thursday. The hospital says the Louisiana congressman "will require additional operations, and will be in the hospital for some time". "He is more responsive and is speaking with his loved ones", the doctor said.

Coroner: Cocaine among drugs found in Carrie Fisher's system

Fisher, 60, suffered a medical emergency on an worldwide flight on December 23 and died four days later. Her mother, longtime movie star Debbie Reynolds, died the following day. "The manner of death has been ruled undetermined", said the release. She added: "She was purposefully open in all of her work about the social stigmas surrounding these diseases".

Handel, Ossoff call on help in final days of Georgia race

Many analysts believe it may provide insight into the fortunes of the parties in next year's midterm elections for the U.S. House - in which Tuesday's victor will have to compete if they want to keep their seat. Signs points to massive turnout in the race. Ossoff will need black voters to turn out, since many have dropped off since former President Obama's elections.

Public works projects on Trump's agenda for OH visit

Senior aides touted an air traffic control overhaul plan and prepared infrastructure-themed remarks that Trump delivered rather speedily Thursday in OH; then their boss repeatedly swerved off message. His top White House aides, however, will be focused on what will happen less than two miles down Pennsylvania Avenue on Thursday, when James Comey is slated to deliver bombshell testimony about the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director's conversations with the President and his ...

Erendira Wallenda hangs out of helicopter by teeth, toes over Niagara Falls

However, the tether will not act like a support during her performance; it will be only there to catch her if she falls, the Washington Post reported . Nik and Erendira have been married for 17 years and have three children. Their friendship evolved into romance as teenagers. Nik said he continues to hold out hope to create a permanent facility and family entertainment centre in Niagara Falls , N.Y.