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Xbox One X the Scorpio

Others, see it more as just another PS4 Pro due to its status as a mid-generation update to its Xbox One counterpart meaning it will do just as poorly. The One X does support 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray, which is a huge bonus for a lot of consumers, especially if they own a 4K TV but haven't yet invested in a standalone 4K Blu-ray player. Read More »

London Tube lines partly suspended over Grenfell Tower safety worries

No service between Edgware Road and Hammersmith still due to recent fire, but disruption is now starting to clear on rest of line. "The Hammersmith and City line is also part suspended between Edgware Road and Hammersmith". The Circle and Hammersmith and City lines have been disrupted. "There is no service between Aldgate and Edgware Road on the Circle Line due to planned engineering works". Read More »

Robert Mueller hires 13 lawyers to handle Russia investigation

On Thursday Trump derided a "witch hunt" against him, led by some "very bad" people. Mueller will interview Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats and other officials about reported conversations in which Trump allegedly asked them to help get Comey to back off his probe into former national security adviser Michael Flynn's Russian Federation ties. Read More »

United Kingdom leader visits London fire victims as public anger grows

The west London borough of Kensington and Chelsea ranks among the wealthiest areas in the United Kingdom, but also includes pockets that are among the most deprived, including the area around Grenfell Tower. The disaster has prompted an outpouring of support and generosity, with shocked Londoners donating so many clothes, shoes and bedsheets that volunteers were soon overwhelmed. Read More »

Amc Entertainment Holdings Inc Stock in 2016 Q4 Driven by Institutional Investors

Based on a recent trade, the shares are -32.54% away from the 52-week high and 7.61% from the 52-week low. SkyWest, Inc. (NASDAQ:SKYW) has risen 48.17% since June 13, 2016 and is uptrending. Sold All: 16 Reduced: 30 Increased: 54 New Position: 24. Goldman Sachs Grp has 91,722 shares for 0% of their portfolio. AMC Entertainment Holdings , Inc. Read More »

Fifty Shades of Grey director opens up about clash with EL James

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With Sam Taylor-Johnson and E.L. James not seeing eye to eye , it was expected that Sam would not be working on the sequels. I was so confused by E.L. Tensions arose because the two women had completely different visions for the big screen adaptation, which hauled in more than $570 million (GBP446 million) at the worldwide box office. Read More »

Brussels left waiting as May tries to clinch power deal

A Downing Street source said the talks had been "constructive" but refused to put a timescale on when they would conclude. In calling a general election three years early, May had hoped to boost her slim majority ahead of Brexit talks starting later this month. Read More »

Dems Win Congressional Baseball Game, Give Trophy to Republican Steve Scalise

Scalise remains in critical condition at a hospital near the Capitol and has undergone multiple surgeries. Hodgkinson died after being shot by police. Investigators are trying to determine what his intent may have been - whether it was a list of potential targets for violence or whether he wrote them down for some other reason, one official said. Read More »

Manchester United and Juventus Keep Tabs On Barcelona Midfielder

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New manager Ernesto Valverde is expected to give the Portugal global a chance to prove himself in the pre-season but AS suggests that the La Liga giants won't block his departure if an offer close to €35m (£30.6m, $39.1m) arrives. AS claims that Valverde has told club officials that he still counts on Gomes ahead of the new season. Spanish worldwide Ander Herrera was fantastic for the Old Trafford club in the central midfield role. Read More »

Wonder Woman India Box Office: Gal Gadot's Film Sinks Priyanka Chopra's Baywatch

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The Wonder Woman is able to steal everyone's heart and Gal Gadot is getting so much appriciation and praising for her fantastic performance in the film. She added: "Then I realised that " Wonder Woman 2 " is its own great movie". Fifty-two percent of Wonder Woman's audience was female, which is notable difference from the at least 60% male audience that usually accompanies superhero films. Read More »

Wonder Woman conquers box office

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The record for biggest opening by a female director was previously held by " Fifty Shades of Grey " director Sam Taylor-Johnson. "Talk about a woman's touch at the box office", says Anthony D'Alessandro on Deadline Hollywood . 'It shows that superhero movies aren't just about men. Before she was Wonder Woman , she was Diana, princess of the Amazons , trained to be an unconquerable warrior. Read More »

Paul Casey survives up-and-down round to take clubhouse lead at US Open

Open champion in 28 years. How unusual is professional golf? Most freaky about this day was that as many amateurs broke par as top 10 players in the world - two apiece. "It was a good display, all my own fault, of what can happen if you get out of position on this golf course". It lets you be aggressive, you can get on runs where you can make birdies. Read More »

Everything You Need to Know About the 2017 CMT Music Awards

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As previously reported , Checotah native Carrie Underwood and fellow superstar Keith Urban dominated this year's show. "Thank you God for so many incredible blessings that we have in our lives", Underwood said in her emotional acceptance speech at Wednesday night's CMT Awards . Read More »

Trump acknowledges for first time he's under investigation

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Trump said what's happening to him is "the single greatest WITCH HUNT in American political history", and he slammed the "phony" allegations about his presidential campaign's possible collusion with Russian Federation. polls and dismissed accusations that he discussed such an effort with Russian officials as an "appalling and detestable lie". Rosenstein privately acknowledged that he may need to recuse himself from the investigation, sources told ABC News this week. Read More »

Jamie Foxx, Ansel Elgort, & James Corden Battle in a Riff-Off!

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Later this month, Sony Pictures is releasing into the theaters Baby Driver , the new film from Edgar Wright , the man behind Shaun of the Dead , Hot Fuzz , Scott Pilgrim vs. " Baby Driver " star Jamie Foxx challenged James Corden last night on " The Late Late Show ", but it was costar Ansel Elgort's smooth rendition of '70s song " Easy " that astounded the late night host and the audience. Read More »

3-star LB Brian Johnson commits to Texas A&M

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Johnson wrote. "I appreciate all the college coaches that offered me a scholarship to continue my education and play football in their program!" According to Rivals reporter Nick Krueger, after taking a visit to Texas A&M this week, Johnson was sold . Read More »

Tee-off times, leaderboard - Willett 'backs out'

He shot 75. Rory McIlroy shot 78, and Jason Day needed a birdie on No. 18 to break 80. He was coasting along, playing par golf and hanging out at the top of the leaderboard. Along with Lee Westwood, Paul Casey , Andrew Johnston and Matthew Fitzpatrick, he stands among a large group of Englishmen who will compete for a win this weekend. Read More »

Dub Nation ready for Warriors victory parade and rally

Additionally, reserve guard Shaun Livingston reportedly said he would turn down an invite, and reserve big man David West called Trump's election "unnerving". The streak continued as he scored 30 points in game 3 and went 6-11 from beyond the arc. "I think it's important, but it's also important for the players because it's really about them to make the decision whether they want to go or not". Read More »

Retail Stocks Getting Slammed by the Amazon-Whole Foods Deal

Companies in the food business, he adds , are also under attack from another recent entry into the US grocery pace, German grocer Lidl . The acquisition would add Whole Foods' 87,000 employees to Amazon's payroll, which as of the end of the first quarter had 351,000 people. Read More »

Korean treatment of Otto Warmbier, father says

Fred Warmbier spoke to the media about his son Otto's comatose state and imprisonment by the North Korean regime. Fred Warmbier said he was stunned when told of his son's condition a week ago. North Korea claims that Warmbier developed botulism. While the North Korean authorities say the coma was caused by botulism and sleeping pills, Fred Warmbier does not believe it. Read More »

Cosby Trial: Deadlocked Jury Deliberates on Day 5

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The jury resumed deliberations after having the evidence read back to them and listening again to the definition of reasonable doubt, the threshold that prosecutions must cross to win a conviction. In response to the jury's sixth question, Schaffer's entire testimony had to be transcribed by the court reporter, which she read back to the jury. Read More »

CNN Sues FBI Over Ex-Director James Comey Memos Of Trump Meetings

Comey testified last week before the Senate Intelligence Committee, where he gave a detailed account of his conversations with the President, who he said asked him for his "loyalty" and insinuated that his job as Federal Bureau of Investigation chief might depend on providing such a pledge. Read More »

Injured officer throws out 1st pitch at Congressional baseball game

Scott Applewhite). The announcer's mention of Scalise, the House majority whip who was critically wounded in the attack Wednesday, brought the masses to their feet. Once it has lodged in bone or muscle, "it's not going to do anything". Nonetheless, said Sava, "We fully expect him to be able to walk" and "hopefully run". Read More »