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ISIS loses two top foreign supporters in East of Afghanistan

John Nicholson, commander of the U.S Forces Afghanistan. A major plan of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) to establish the Khurasan province in Afghanistan has been foiled by the Afghan security forces, the acting Minister of Defense Tariq Shah Bahrami said Saturday.

'Bachelor in Paradise' suspended amid misconduct probe

Although Warner Bros . did not give names, TMZ reports that the alleged sexual misconduct involves DeMario Jackson and a female cast member . We have suspended production and we are conducting a thorough investigation of the allegations.

US student freed by North Korea dies in hospital aged 22

The Warmbiers expressed their joy at their reunion with Otto , as well as their pride in the life he led, in parallel with the sadness they felt at the loss of their son and brother. "Jane and I are lifting up the Warmbier family in our prayers at this hard time, and we are deeply saddened by the tragic loss of this remarkable Ohioan".

Cosby arrives for 4th day of jury deliberations

The judge told them to try again for a verdict . Constand is one of more than 50 women who have accused Cosby of drugging or assaulting him or both. After six days of testimony , the sequestered jury began deliberations in the case Monday afternoon. Arthur "Terry" Lefco, an attorney at Philadelphia-based Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman and Goggin, pointed to jury confusion as a factor.

Medical calls top 1000 at Electric Daisy Carnival in Vegas

FILE - In this June 21, 2014 file photo, carnival goers dance to music by Krewella at the Electric Daisy Carnival in Las Vegas . However, it's likely the triple-digit temperatures in Las Vegas during the festival played a role in the increase in medical calls.

Former North Korea detainee Otto Warmbier dies

Doctors said he had returned with severe brain damage, but it wasn't clear what caused it. Another doctor, Daniel Kanter, said Warmbier's brain injuries were consistent with cardiopulmonary arrest , in which "the blood supply to the brain is inadequate for a period of time".

1000 receive medical treatment at Electric Daisy Carnival

Police in Las Vegas say no threats have been identified against the Electric Daisy Carnival . Over 1,000 people also sought medical attention on site over the course of the festival, the Associated Press reports . SiriusXM announced today that it will be the exclusive broadcaster of several Insomniac music festivals and events, featuring DJ sets, live music performances, and more.

Steve McDonald to marry Leanne Battersby after shock proposal

As it stands, the storyline remains unconfirmed by Coronation Street and will remain so until it airs so fans will have to wait and see how the proposal comes around and how it will play out. A devastated Michelle punched her friend Leanne in the face when she finally found out the truth, before lashing out at Steve, blaming him for destroying their relationship.

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

The coroner did acknowledge that [Fisher] showed signs of heart disease, and that multiple drugs were found in her system, but they couldn't tell if these were a contributing factor in her death. Fisher's daughter, Billie Lourd , issued a statement to people .com addressing the "drug use" portion after the release of the report. Seek help, fight for government funding for mental health programmes.

Lorde says being Taylor Swift's friend is like having 'very specific allergies'

In an interview with The Guardian , Lorde was asked about her friendship with Taylor Swift , and her response was super weird, but I don't think it was meant the way some fans are taking it. The "Green Light" hitmaker is used to having to keep out of the spotlight though, as she previously admitted she's "not a good famous person". 'I can build stuff and sing stuff, but I am not good at selling the dream.

Ryan Reynolds Shares First Peek at Deadpool 2 Filming

Actor Ryan Reynolds takes the stage to be honoured as Hasty Pudding Theatricals Man of the Year at Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts, on February 3, 2017. This is, of course, the headquarters of the X-Men, where Professor Charles Xavier, aka Professor X, gathers young mutants and offers them a place to call home as well as education, training, and goal.

Slam drought done, Nadal heads to grass

I was always confident that Rafa would win - he was the favourite going into it, the team knew it and so did Rafa. That took him to 15 Grand Slam titles, one ahead of Pete Sampras and just three behind the 18 of old rival Roger Federer .

Wheel Of Fortune catches heat for its interpretation of "Southern Charm"

Last week, during an episode of Wheel of Fortune (which was itself a re-run, as the show in question originally aired in March) a background shot showed two black women in slave-era clothing standing outside a plantation. The plantation does employ tour guides that wear period clothing like Annabelle-style hoop skirts, as seen by the people in the photo, said a spokeswoman from the plantation to the news outlet.

Jury deadlocks in Cosby trial; judge says keep deliberating

Thursday and instructed the panel to work toward a decision, telling the group it may come back with a verdict on some counts while remaining deadlocked on others. Cosby allegedly drugged and raped Bernard before her guest star appearance on " The Cosby Show " in 1992, Bernard told The Temple News. A new round of deliberations is raising the prospects that Bill Cosby's sexual assault trial will end with a verdict instead of a hung jury.

Bat-Signal to shine over Los Angeles in tribute to Adam West

To honor the actor, Mayor Eric Garcetti and LA Police Department Chief Charlie will light the Bat-Signal in Los Angeles tonight (6/15). Following the news that Adam West had died of leukemia, Entertainment Weekly reported that Fox will be re-airing an Adam West-centric episode on Sunday in tribute of the legendary TV actor.

Bill Cosby faces 2nd trial in sexual assault case

The testimony is relevant because Cosby is charged with giving pills to Constand, a former Temple University employee, to incapacitate her before their sexual encounter. The alleged assault that sparked the charges took place in early 2004 after Cosby invited Constand to his home in Elkins Park, just outside Philadelphia, to discuss her career plans.

"Wonder Woman's"Gal Gadot Got Paid Shockingly Little for Her Lead Role"

Because of the success of " Wonder Woman ", it's likely Gadot is eligible for potential bonuses in her contract. Wonder Woman has already made more than $690 million after three weeks in theatres. Both Cavill and Gadot entered the DCEU with arguably the same level of star power, appearing in just a handful of major American motion pictures prior to being cast as Superman and Wonder Woman respectively.

Democrats win annual baseball game with special meaning

Scalise probably has hundreds of bullet fragments in his body, and doctors don't plan to remove them because usually there is more risk than benefit in doing so, Sava said. The hospital has further stated that Scalise will need to undergo further operations. Capitol Police, who provided security for the practice, killed the shooter, identified by authorities as James Hodgkinson, 66, from Belleville, Ill .

Livestreams, bad blood drive Katy Perry's Witness to No 1

The timing was ideal for the 32-year-old singer, who just released her new album " Witness " on June 9th, 2017. She's sparked some major conversations on the social media platform, including one about her much discussed 2015 Super Bowl Halftime performance in which #LeftShark became a worldwide trending topic after one of her backup dancers, dressed as a shark, appeared to be out of step.

Ant McPartlin has checked into rehab for drink and drug problems

He will be touched. "Your support is, as ever, much appreciated", Dec wrote. ANTHEA Turner has offered her support to Ant McPartlin after he revealed he was heading to rehab . He said: "Very fearless Ant to go public". The publication reported that Ant has been battling his condition for two years after an operation on his knee went wrong, leaving him in constant pain.

Historic Brexit divorce negotiations begin in Brussels

He said once there was sufficient progress on those, the talks would start looking at the EU's new relationship with Britain. Former French minister Mr Barnier has previously said the United Kingdom will have less than 18 months to negotiate and any deal must be finalised by October 2018 .

Otto Warmbier has died; after being returned to family on June 13

Warmbier was taken by Medivac to Cincinnati , where he grew up in suburban Wyoming. The company has claimed Warmbier was the first to be arrested of the 7,000 people it had taken to North Korea. Young Pioneer Tours, the China-based tour company that brought Warmbier to the DPRK, also expressed regret about the death on Monday in a statement released to NK News and said that, in light of what had happened, it would no longer be bringing USA citizens into North Korea.

Wallenda hangs by teeth from helicopter over Niagara Falls

She'll be on a Hula-Hoop-type device dangling from a helicopter as it flies 300 feet (91 meters) above the Falls. "I felt good enough to where I was able to hang by my teeth a second time", she said. In a press conference after the act, Nik introduce Erendira as "the new world record holder". Nik Wallenda's great-grandfather also died after falling from a tight-rope.

Video shows mosque attack suspect waving from police van

In this footage posted on Facebook , the man is seen first just after the attack and then waving from the police van. "At this stage there are no reports of any persons having suffered any knife injuries". There have been three major terror attacks in the United Kingdom over the past four months; in Westminster, Manchester, and at the London Bridge. Vowing "zero tolerance" for hate crimes, Khan declared "we will not allow these terrorists to succeed.

Cosby Jury Deliberates For Fifth Day

He adds "tonight, just rest". Cosby is being tried for three cases of aggravated assault against former Temple University women's basketball player Andrea Constand . Cosby judge turns down jury's request. Speaking under oath, Cosby said he acquired seven prescriptions for Quaaludes, the powerful sedative, in order to give them to women with whom he wanted to have sex.

Ashton Kutcher brings a dead fish to the CMT Awards

The 49-year old also came out top for " Male Video of the Year " and the "Social Superstar" award . Keith Urban , nominated for four awards, is the leading nominee at the fan-voted show airing live on CMT at 8 p.m. we are so grateful and we are so blessed'. "Do I want to leave now to do this?' Men have that, but they don't have it in the same way that we have it", Kidman explained.

Kendall and Kylie Jenner Celebrate Father's Day With Caitlyn Jenner

A pair of weather-beaten Adidas lent a youthful touch-a nod to her recent appointment as a brand ambassador-and Jenner moved the off-duty look into high-fashion territory with Adam Selman x Le Specs sunglasses in a chic, cat-eye shape. Notably, it was reported last week by Forbes that Jenner was the youngest person on Forbes Celebrity 100 list for 2017 after earning a pretty insane $41 million (that's around £32 million) over the past 12 months.

George & Amal Clooney Welcome Twins Ella & Alexander

George and Amal Clooney are now parents of twins and, rest assured, George is doing fine. George and Amal Clooney are now officially first-time parents. Whatever name you pick they're like, "Oh, I don't like that". George married Amal in September 2014 in Venice , Italy, surrounded by loved ones.

Bill Cosby lawyer takes aim at Toronto woman

She said that when she awoke, Cosby was naked and forced her to sexually gratify him with her hand. But Constand continued on the stand, saying when she stood up, her legs were wobbly. Cosby is facing a jury of seven men and five women. Cosby's defense said that it will attempt to discredit Constand in an effort to prove that her allegations against the aging comedian are false.

Celtics, 76ers Will Finalize Trade For No. 1 Draft Pick Monday

The protections on the pick from the Lakers is of course the key here, as it will determine whether the Celtics have an extra first-round pick next year, or in 2019. "Pretty cool", Fultz said. When I saw that I thought it was pretty cool, pretty amusing. Fultz's rise to stardom has been rapid. Danny Ainge isn't anxious.

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.