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Michael Bay Still Coy About Transformers' Future

It's unlikely that The Last Knight's reviews will affect its performance, as the franchise has been hit with critical derision throughout its run, but this entry seems particularly dismal compared to the others, with many calling it busy an headache-inducing. Read More »

North Korea tests rocket engine, US officials say

Defence officials believe the missile may go up to 497 miles (800 kilometres) - the maximum ballistic missile range allowed under a deal with the USA - before it hit a designated test target. North Korean leader Kim Jong-un made an order to maintain secrecy in the storage and management of atomic weapons, the JoongAng Ilbo learned from a confidential document, confirming that it possesses a nuclear arsenal. Read More »

Ohio community mourns Otto Warmbier today

The casket carrying the remains of Otto Warmbier is carried out of Wyoming High School in Wyoming, Ohio on June 22, 2017, following the funeral for Otto Warmbier . The spokesman said that Warmbier was released on humanitarian grounds after repeated requests from the current administration but that it had been repaid with criticism that represented a "frontal challenge". Read More »

Vilsack speaks out on GOP Senate health care plan

Cramer spoke one day after health-care stocks posted sharp gains, with hospitals and insurers climbing, after the release of the Senate GOP health-care reform bill , which would replace the Affordable Care Act , better known as Obamacare . Read More »

Southgate: There is no magic wand to fix England

Winger Ousmane Dembele scored the victor as 10-man France overcame a red card for Raphael Varane early in the second half to beat England 3-2 in a pulsating friendly on Tuesday. You find out where you are against the very best'. "We've got some young players coming through that have got really good potential and can be exciting, but there is no short cut, " said the England manager, who will go to the Under-21 European Championship and Confederations Cup this summer. Read More »

Andrea Constand thanks supporters after Cosby mistrial


Stewart Ryan, as well as Cheltenham and county detectives. "She's entitled to a verdict in this case". NORRISTOWN , Pa. (AP) - The judge who presided over Bill Cosby's sexual assault trial will decide Wednesday whether to identify jurors who deadlocked in the case after a week of deliberations. Read More »

European Union sizes up May's Brexit rights offer

May's offer to agree to residency, healthcare and other social benefits to citizens from the other 27 European Union countries who have lived in Britain for five years or more fell far short, according to several European Union leaders at a summit in Brussels . Read More »

United Kingdom parliament targeted by cyber attack

The changes were said to have prevented MPs and their staff whose accounts were targeted from accessing their email on mobile devices outside the Parliament premises. "We will continue to keep members of both Houses of Parliament and the public updated as the situation develops". International Trade Minister Liam Fox told ITV News said it was a "warning to everyone we need more security and better passwords". Read More »

North Korea has tested a heavy duty engine for ballistic missiles


South Korea's military plans to deploy the Hyunmoo-2 missile after conducting two more tests . The North Koreans also made clear that their nuclear program is a response to the general "U.S. That said, North Korea first wants to see the U.S. Given its partnerships with Iran on nuclear weapons and missiles, it's even questionable whether North Korea is susceptible to deterrence. Read More »

Brexit Negotiations Begin! Could the Timing be Any Worse?

Mrs May said: "What I am going to be setting out today is clearly how the United Kingdom proposes to protect the rights of European Union citizens living in the UK and see the rights of UK citizens living in Europe protected". Davies denied suggestions the agreed timetable showed Britain's "weakness" and insisted it was "completely consistent" with the government's aim of parallel trade and exit talks. Read More »

Mark Wahlberg Is Probably Done With the Transformers Movies


There's every chance that, given Bumblebee - who'll be appearing without the horrendously bloated cast of side characters that Michael Bay's developed over the years - will actually manage to revitalize this ailing franchise. But for such visual amazement to be a worthy exercise, you need a bit of substance to back it up and, as ever, it's where Transformers fails once again . Read More »

5 dead after being electrocuted at water park in Turkey


Electricity has since been cut at the water park, located 150km east of Istanbul. Sources say the two adults who died were the resort's 58-year-old owner and his 30-year-old son. It was not immediately clear what caused the tragedy, but Anadolu reported that a probe had been launched. The pair were electrocuted when they jumped into the pool after noticing three children had suffered shocks in the water. Read More »

South Korea Tests-fires Its Own Midrange Missile


U.S. officials have warned that North Korea is on the path to successfully developing an ICMB capable of hitting the United States unless something changes. The tests present a hard challenge to Moon as he has expressed a desire to reach out to Pyongyang. However, the Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman questioned such calls. Read More »

Transformers Get Arthurian in 'The Last Knight'

In addition to the low scores, Michael Bay has gone on record to say that The Last Knight is his final Transformers project. A highlight in " The Last Knight " is a Transformer doubling as Burton's butler named Cogman who tries desperately to be dignified, though he can't help being overcome by violent outbursts. Read More »

Amazon deal slams retailers as Dow edges to record


That marks an 18 per cent premium to Whole Foods' closing price on Thursday. "The conventional grocery store should feel threatened and incapable of responding", Wedbush Securities analyst Michael Pachter said. Amazon is buying Whole Foods in a stunning move that gives it hundreds of stores across the USA - a brand-new laboratory for radical retail experiments that could revolutionize the way people buy groceries. Read More »

Cosby set to begin defense at sexual assault trial

McMonagle told jurors that Cosby , once known as America's dad, quote, "not only taught us how to smile but taught us how to love each other". His other high-profile successes include the defense of a Roman Catholic archbishop accused of covering up sex assault by clergy in Pennsylvania, a former deputy attorney general facing homicide charges and the acquittal of the city's deputy mayor in one of the largest USA federal corruption cases. Read More »

Champs-Elysees auto attacker was on terror watchlist: probe sources

Interior ministry spokesman Pierre-Henry Brandet said police had pulled the driver out of the flaming vehicle and he was "very likely dead". Explosives and weapons, including knives and a shotgun, were found in the white Renault Megane, which Collomb said could have potentially blown up the vehicle. Read More »

The World's Ugliest Dog Has Just Been Named


There were 13 contestants, mostly older and smaller dogs. Martha hasn't always been showered with laurels. Martha's handler Shirley Zindler says the rescue dog underwent several surgeries to be able to see again. "Look at her: she's about 300 pounds of skin on 100 pounds of dog", judge Brian Sobel said of Martha . In a competition annually dominated by the old, the tiny, and the hairless, the 3-year-old, 125-pound Neapolitan Mastiff used her lollygagging youth to win the 29th ... Read More »

Kentucky family stuck in Louisiana due to tropical storm Cindy

Sarah Miracle along with her son and mother were on their way back from San Antonio, Texas when tropical storm Cindy made landfall. National Weather Service forecasters said the storm had dumped from 2 to 10 inches (50 to 250 millimeters) of rain on various spots along the Gulf Coast from southern Louisiana to the Florida panhandle as of Wednesday. Read More »

Ranking the Golden State Warriors' free agents, from least to most important

Green told NBC Bay Area the shirt reflected the Warriors quick win over the Cavaliers. For LeBron James and the Cavs, it's another offseason focused on figuring out a way to get past the Finals loss and focus on next season. "Sometimes I get exhausted of doing the humble thing, I want to be more like Draymond", coach Steve Kerr said during the parade. The road to redemption for the Warriors began after the painful loss in the Finals previous year after leading the series ... Read More »

125-pound Mastiff named Martha crowned world's ugliest dog


They can't wait to go to NY to take photos. Holly Chandler of Greenville, North Carolina, said she will use the $1,500 (£800) prize money to pay for other animals' vet bills. Martha found a suitor in Burkard, who reached out to Dogwood via Facebook. But Martha rose above the rest Friday night. Then, last week, Zindler called Burkard. Read More »

Review Roundup - Michael Bay's TRANSFORMERS: THE LAST KNIGHT

Some enjoyable Cogman scenes: When he randomly attacks Yeager, when he has road rage in the middle of a vehicle chase (while Burton gives chasing Decepticons the middle finger), and when our heroes are in a submarine (yes, there are submarines in this movie) and Cogman catches fish for Yeager and Wembley and we watch as the machine beats the hell out of the fish before serving them. Read More »