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The Killers Are Back with New Single 'The Man'


The band has kept a low profile since the release of 2012's Battle Born . The band just announced that their upcoming fifth album is titled Wonderful Wonderful and they also shared the first single from it, called "The Man" ( via Pitchfork ). Read More »

At least 12 dead in London tower block fire

Police Commander Stuart Cundy said a "recovery operation" could take some time and there could be people in the building who are unaccounted for, though he would not be drawn on a figure. Residents rushed to escape through smoke-filled corridors after being woken up by the smell of burning. Paul Munakr, who lives on the seventh floor, spoke of his escape. Read More »

Sushi Striker: The Way Of Sushido Announced For 3DS


Multipliers build up based on the empty plates you manage to stack, and there's a time limit on how long you have to form your chains. You might be saying, "I can't possibly eat all this sushi by myself". The developer also released the first trailer for the game, which shows off gameplay, allies, enemies, and more, all with a catchy Japanese tune in the background. Read More »

The Bachelor in Paradise halted after alleged sexual assault


DeMario Jackson was set to appear in Season 4 of " Bachelor in Paradise " before production was suspended Sunday. Despite the producer's initial complaint, the crew allowed the moment to play out anyway, leading the producer to believe Olympios was sexually assaulted. Read More »

The Fed boosts its outlook for the USA economy


Spot gold fell 0.2 percent at $1,263.03 an ounce by 3:10 p.m. EDT (1910 GMT), while USA gold futures for August delivery settled up 0.6 percent at $1,275.90 prior to the Fed's statement . Starting later this year, the Federal Reserve will allow $10 billion per month in Treasury securities, agency debt and mortgage-backed securities to not be reinvested. Read More »

US congressman Steve Scalise in critical condition after shooting attack


Steve Scalise of Louisiana, critically wounded during an attack on Republican lawmakers at a Congressional baseball game practice in Virginia. This is a developing story and will be updated . I am extremely grateful for our fearless Capitol Police officers. Rosenstein says police officers who responded to the attack are "heroic" and "their willingness to risk their lives to keep us safe is humbling and inspiring". Read More »

Shooting at San Francisco UPS center


Two other people were shot and survived, he said . The gunman shot himself and his condition is unknown. Multiple people have been injured in a shooting in San Francisco Wednesday morning. "I feel bad for the people hurt and for the UPS team that was there but survived". "I don't remember anything like this in California in recent history", he said. Read More »

VidAngel announces new subscription-based service


VidAngel revealed that it now connects to streaming accounts such as Netflix , Amazon and HBO and allows their customers to filter the content they are already paying for. Until then, it will not offer any content owned by the plaintiff studios. In the Netflix terms of service, customers agree not to "insert any code or product or manipulate the content of the Netflix service in any way". Read More »

North Carolina man fell into Yellowstone hot spring, burned


A group of people attempted to transport Gatete by auto to get help. Park staff gave medical assistance and took him by ambulance to Yellowstone Airport, where he was flown to the hospital. Just before midnight, the group flagged down at ranger near Seven Mile Bridge on the West Entrance Road. Investigations continue today and additional information will be provided when it is available. Read More »

Death toll rises to 12 in London blaze

Eyewitness accounts describe horrifying scenes of people who could not escape from the building. "People were starting to appear at the windows, frantically banging and screaming" and one woman indicated she was going to drop the baby, witness Samira Lamrani told Britain's Press Association news agency. Read More »

Katy Perry: 'All The Awards That I've Won Are Fake'

Perry concluded to The Times . Ms. Perry credits her shift in perspective on her sexuality - she calls it "a full sexual liberation" - to resolving issues with her father. 'That might be your story but my story, which I know is true for me, is that I've had not just one person bully me or one person hold me down or met one troll, ' Perry said. Read More »

Latest JUSTICE LEAGUE Reshoot Set Photos Take Us To Gotham City


We've already seen Batman on top of a similar looking statue back in the Justice League official trailer . The second pic, meanwhile, shows the side of vehicle that's marked as a Gotham Taxi. Everyone knows that reshoots are common when it comes to any blockbuster movie and while the news often focuses on these reshoots as potentially important or significant things when it comes to the bigger movies there is usually a goal to the additional photography added. Read More »

Watch the Opening Credits for Disney XD's 'DuckTales' Reboot


Prepare to have the new DuckTales theme song embedded in your brain for the rest of the day as Disney XD has released the toe-tapping opening credits and iconic '80s tune, thankfully kept mostly intact from the original. The voice cast of DuckTales features - get ready - David Tennant , Danny Pudi , Ben Schwartz , Bobby Moynihan , Kate Micucci , Beck Bennett , Toks Olagundoye , Tony Anselmo , Lin-Manuel Miranda, Allison Janney , Margo Martindale , Paul F. Read More »

Sony will only release clean edits with directors' approval


He's made several films with the studio, including " The Interview " and, more recently, " Sausage Party ".We can only imagine what a clean version of a Seth Rogen movie would look like. "The Clean Version initiative is news to Adam McKay . He would not have agreed to this", says a rep for the filmmaker. Unsprising really as the clean version of his film Step Brothers removes 152 uses of bad language, 91 instances of sexual content, and 22 of violence. Read More »

George and Amal Clooney's 'How We Met' story is goals


However, that all changed in 2013 when George met British human rights attorney Amal Alamuddin, and the smitten actor popped the question in April, 2014 after less than a year of dating. He continued, "I would listen to him patiently and then finally step in and say, 'George, some astounding woman is going to knock your socks off, end of story.' And it's exactly what happened". Read More »

IOM, Niger authorities rescue 92 abandoned migrants


The impoverished West African country is a way station for migrants heading to Europe and some experts believe that more African migrants die in the Sahara than at sea. So they are in a very vulnerable situation... Head of mission for the IOM, Giusseppe Lopreta, explained that the smugglers told the migrants "that if they do not have money, they can not continue". Read More »

Britain could only stay in European Union on worse terms, Guy Verhofstadt says


May's gamble spectacularly backfired when the Conservatives failed to secure a majority, resulting in a hung parliament and leading the PM to seek a controversial deal with Democratic Unionist Party ( DUP ). Under Article 50, the United Kingdom is due to leave the European Union by the end of March 2019. Guy Verhofstadt, a European lawmaker, said on Twitter that it's time the United Kingdom answers five key questions before negotiations begin next week. Read More »

London high-rise fire like horror movie

Residents had reported concerns about fire safety in recent years, and questions were raised about whether a recent refurbishment of the building, in which exterior cladding was installed, contributed to the rapid spread of the fire. Gymnastics mats were laid out on the floor of its main hall, where organisers said those trying to process Tuesday night's events could rest. "Our thoughts are with the residents and their families who have suffered such a personal loss". Read More »

Jury Deliberating On Bill Cosby Sexual Assault Charges

Schaffer said he knew Constand had earlier visited Cosby at a casino, according to the Associated Press. The panel was excused at 9:40 pm, after a 13-hour day that included a six-minute defense case and almost five hours of closing arguments from both sides. Read More »

Three arrests in London terror probe on election eve


As detectives searched for clues in Saturday's attack, the investigation continued into last month's Manchester arena suicide bombing that killed 22 people and injured scores. Police named Barking as the home of two of the attackers - Khuram Shazad Butt and Rachid Redouane - while their accomplice Youssef Zaghba was listed as being from east London . Read More »

Stocks march on as Fed rate hike looms, dollar steady


Ahead of tonight's FOMC meeting we have taken a brief look at the potential outcomes and the charts that are worth keeping an eye on as we await the Fed's latest decision on rates. In terms of wages, weekly earnings excluding bonuses are expected to have risen 2% in the three-months to April, and by 2.4% including bonuses. This assessment will take into account a wide range of information, including measures of labour market conditions, indicators of inflation pressures and inflation ... Read More »

Danny Elfman to compose Justice League score


Danny Elfman is set to dole out the sweet sound of justice , coming on board to compose the score for Justice League , Warner Bros.' all-star superhero extravaganza, The Hollywood Reporter has learned. He's also had major success in TV themes, most famously for The Simpsons . Justice League is the fifth film in the DC Films canon, following Man of Steel , Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice , Suicide Squad and the currently-in-release Wonder Woman , which has been a critical ... Read More »

Multiple victims in shooting at San Francisco UPS center


Wednesday's shooting prompted a massive police response in a neighbourhood near the California city's downtown area. Four are dead, including the gunman. A UPS spokesman says four people were injured in a shooting at a package delivery facility in San Francisco and that the shooter was an employee. Read More »

Sessions denies secret Russia meetings

Rosenstein said he has. But Sessions says Comey should have relayed his concerns to Dana Boente, who was then acting as deputy attorney general and Comey's direct supervisor. "What are they?" Wyden had asked. Sessions said it would be "absurd" to suggest that a recusal from a single investigation would render him unable to manage the leadership of the FBI. Read More »