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Brazil's electoral court keeps Temer in office


Her impeachment in August 2016 elevated Temer, her running mate, to the top office, but a guilty verdict in the case decided Friday would have annulled the 2014 results entirely, reports NPR's Philip Reeves. Janot is considering pressing charges against Temer for what Janot says is receiving bribes, as well as over the audio recording and over accusations Temer tried to obstruct the Car Wash investigation. Read More »

Cosby's chief accuser denies romance before alleged assault

Somebody that I trusted. Months later, Cosby reportedly left four tickets for Constand and her family to attend one of his shows. And she said she did not feel in any way threatened by him. Cosby helped me by my arm and he assisted me over to a couch and said just relax", she told the jury members. Cosby then penetrated her with his hand and also placed her hand on his penis and moved it back and forth, she said. Read More »

Worldwide collections and day wise break up of Raabta


Raabta is a directorial debut for Dinesh Vijan , who had earlier produced movies like Cocktail , Go Goa Gone and Hindi Medium. The day three BO collection of the film is out and, the figures don't look impressive. The film explores their past-life connection and explores how it affects their present. Neerja actor Jim Sarbh plays an antagonist in the film. As Sushant and Kriti have a huge number of fan following, it was surprising to see that the movie didn't do well as expected at the ... Read More »

Tony Awards: List of winners


It also won best score when the song-writing duo Benj Pasek and Justin Paul added the Tony to their trophy cabinet which contains their recent Oscar for the City Of Stars song from La La Land . An odds-on favorite to win the Tony for actor in a musical, Platt had plenty of time to prepare his speech. (He previously joked that he was taking the reins because every other potential host had turned the gig down) Spacey made for a curious host, sticking to his tried-and-true trove of celebrity ... Read More »

Penguins beat Nashville to take home Stanley Cup

The Penguins have won five championships - all of them on the road. Neither team scored until former Predator Patric Hornqvist beat Pekka Rinne (PEH'-kuh REE'-nay) from a bad angle with 1:35 remaining. "Crosby also became just the third player to win the Conn Smythe Trophy in consecutive years as the Stanley Cup MVP to go along with his third championship". Read More »

Hong Kong marks 28 years since bloody Tiananmen crackdown


In the image, 10 "tanks" appear in Chang'an Avenue, north of Tiananmen Square, in a clear reference to the pro-democracy demonstrations during June 3-4, 1989 when the army entered the city to disperse thousands of demonstrators, leaving a number of civilians dead. Read More »

Katy Perry has FINALLY forgiven Taylor Swift


The Blank Space singer pulled her music from Spotify in 2014 after disagreeing with their policy on music royalties but her absence across most streaming sites came to an end at the turn of midnight on Friday (09Jun17) to celebrate her album 1989 selling 10 million albums worldwide. Read More »

The stars come out at the Tony Awards


If other award ceremonies have featured a never-ending stream of jokes about President Donald Trump , Sunday's Tony Awards, hosted by double Oscar victor Kevin Spacey , were more politically restrained. "Mr. Miranda it is an honor and a privilege to shake the hand of the man who created Hamilton , the musical that does our nation proud", Spacey, who hosted the Tonys , said as President Frank Underwood. Read More »

Katy Perry reveals which famous ex was the best in bed

I'm not dismissing it. "Transcendental meditation is not a religion". John Mayer came in second, and Orlando Bloom finished last. She added, "Life can get a little insane, and I am always juggling a thousand balls at once". It's all a promotion for her fourth studio album Witness which came out yesterday and it's vehicle crash viewing but also strangely addictive. "I love being Katy Perry , and I'm not saying anything about Katy Perry , but I was born Katheryn Hudson and I ... Read More »

Artemis Racing reaches America's Cup challenger finals

Two days after the Kiwi catamaran was damaged when it flipped in the wind-whipped waters of Bermuda's Great Sound , New Zealand won two of three races against BAR to take their semi-final series 5-2. The New Zealanders won the opening race in the best-of-nine contest before the Swedish side hit back to level matters. Land Rover BAR managed to get away from New Zealand again and this time maintain their lead in the second race, matching their opponents for speed and managing to shake off ... Read More »

Local Governments Band Together to Fight Climate Change

Withdrawing from Paris also obstructs America's economic growth, and demonstrates the disconnecting views on climate change between our government and business markets. They are already linked up among themselves to share that knowledge through a South-South initiative called the LDC Universities Consortium on Climate Change, managed out of the International Centre for Climate Change and Development based at the Independent University, Bangladesh. Read More »

Who won what at the Tony Awards?

Its success prompted a movie adaptation in 1969 starring Barbra Streisand that was nominated for an Oscar for Best Picture and won three Oscars out of seven nominations: Best Art Direction, Best Sound, and Best Score of a Musical (Original or Adaptation). Read More »

Iran investigating Saudi role in attacks

The White House released a statement from Trump condemning the terrorist attacks in Tehran and offering condolences, but also implying that Iran is itself a sponsor of terrorism. The siege lasted for hours, and one of the attackers blew himself up inside, according to Iran's state TV. During the funeral, Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani called the United States the " international " version of the Islamic State and said Washington had exchanged democracy for money, a reference to a ... Read More »

Taylor Swift is back on Spotify

Of course, Taylor did end up partnering with Apple Music , exclusively hosting 1989 on the service. When asked about her producer and collaborator Max Martin - with whom Swift wrote " Bad Blood " - (a song supposedly about Perry), she told NME , "I can't speak for him, but he didn't know [who "Bad Blood" was about]". Read More »

Iowa's GOP senators cast doubt on health care law repeal


He also said that Senate Democrats have obstructed and delayed many of Trump's nominations, though their ability to do so is limited. Through reconciliation , the party can approve its plans with only a majority vote in the Senate, in which it controls 52 of 100 seats. Read More »

Kevin Spacey will sing, dance and mock at Tonys

Platt thanked his cast mates, crew and family, calling his parents his heroes. Midler, 71, is all-but-assured of winning her first competitive Tony later on Sunday for her star turn in " Hello, Dolly! ". Spacey, who was named Tony host after several other celebrities turned down the job, laughed at himself in the 10-minute opening song, in which he gradually grew comfortable with hosting duties despite what he fears will be nasty tweets crashing down. Read More »

Pirates of the Caribbean 5 dominates box office

The rebooted property should land a four-day holiday weekend haul of US$22 million. The movie starring Dwayne " The Rock " Johnson and Zac Efron now has a 19 percent on Rotten Tomatoes and earns a B+ CinemaScore . 2 remained in second place this weekend with $25.1 million over the four-day frame, bringing its domestic tally up to $338.4 million. The Marvel's superhero sequel has earned a whopping 783 million US dollars globally. Read More »

United Kingdom exit poll: Conservatives may fall short of majority


In a night of high drama, May's party shed seats to Jeremy Corbyn's Labour, which surpassed expectations, leaving the Conservatives short of a working majority by just eight seats. "I think it's pretty clear who won this election", Corbyn told reporters. DUP leader Arlene Foster said there had been "very good discussions" so far on how her 10 MPs could support a Conservative minority government, and she would travel to London to meet May on Tuesday. Read More »

Ariana Grande shares her best moments from One Love Manchester

The 23-year-old sang the song, originally released in 1939 by Judy Garland, to close the Manchester benefit concert on Sunday June 4 in a powerful and emotional performance. Ahead of her Paris return, Grande took to Instagram to mark the occasion. "However, I extend my hand and heart and everything I possibly can give to you and yours, should you want or need my help in any way". Read More »

Patty Jenkins Is Attached To Direct Wonder Woman 2


But when will that movie be set? Unfortunately, no one knows what's going on in the Wonder Woman sequel. Directed by Patty Jenkins , " Wonder Woman " finally premiered featuring Gadot as the titular character, joined by co-stars Chris Pine , Robin Wright , Danny Huston, Elena Anaya, Connie Nielsen, and more. Read More »

Cosby Accuser To Resume Testimony In Sex Assault Trial

They also indicated that she called lawyers specializing in civil litigation before reporting the alleged assault to police. While Constand had originally come forward in 2005 about the 2004 meeting at Cosby's Pennsylvania home , the Montgomery County district attorney did not seek charges, reportedly due to lack of evidence . Read More »