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US Attorney General to face questions on FBI director's firing

In response to Comey's testimony, Sessions issued a statement contradicting some of what Comey said . Attorney General Jeff Sessions will testify publicly before the Senate Intelligence Committee on Tuesday. Why this is a big deal: Sessions is a Trump ally, and he appears to be caught between the president and his promise to run the Justice Department in an apolitical way. Read More »

'Wonder Woman' tops box office with over United States dollars 100 million

Jenkins beats out previous record-holder Sam Taylor-Johnson, whose Fifty Shades of Grey's brought in $85.1 million Valentine's Day/Presidents Day weekend. "Talk about a woman's touch at the box office", says Anthony D'Alessandro on Deadline Hollywood. Although the bitter taste of " Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice" still lingers in my mouth, DC's release of " Wonder Woman " more than makes up for their past misfires. Read More »

Jessica Chastain Calls Cannes Films' Lack of Female Representation "Disturbing"

The Golden Camera (Camera d'Or) award, which is given to first-time directors competing at the festival, also went to France and Leonor Serraille for her movie "Young Woman". She is the 2017 victor of the best director prize at the Cannes Film Festival. Actress Jessica Chastain has emerged as a champion of women in Hollywood, speaking frequently about the entertainment industry's wage gap and her own efforts to achieve pay parity with her male counterparts . Read More »

Lordy: Secret Service says it doesn't have any White House tapes

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The newspaper noted that it doesn't exclude the possibility of recordings created by another entity. "The President made clear in the Rose Garden last week that he would have an announcement shortly", Mr Spicer said, referring to a press conference in which Mr Trump also told reporters "you're going to be very disappointed when you hear the answer" about the recordings. Read More »

NYC Play Appears to Depict Trump Assassination

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Following outrage sparked by a tweet from Donald Trump Jr., Trump's son, a spokesperson for Delta tweeted that the airline would be pulling funding from the Public - the theater now mounting the Trumpesque production of Julius Caesar - effective immediately, citing concerns that the "graphic staging" of the play "crossed the line on the standards of good taste" and that the production "does not reflect Delta Airlines' values". Read More »

Liam Payne plans huge tattoo tribute to his son

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The former One Direction star said, "Niall bought him some trainers actually, which was really kind of him". 'Just me , ' the Girls Aloud star wrote back. "I know he's going to be moving soon, he's going to be crawling soon, so it's going to be a nightmare seeing him crawling around the house!" However, the megastar will more than make up for his absence as he exclusively told The Sun that he's planning to get a large chest tattoo to honour his son Bear . Read More »

House Intel Committee requests Comey tapes from the White House

CHRIS MATTHEWS: But the big story to me has always been as all of us, and I think the call really touched on it there, the assumption of the critics of the President, of his pursuers you might say , is that somewhere along the line in the past year the President had something to do with colluding with the Russians. Read More »

Prosecutors rest their case at Bill Cosby's trial

Constand testified earlier this week that the pills, which prosecutors have suggested might not have been Benadryl , left her incapacitated at his Philadelphia-area home before Cosby sexually assaulted her. Cosby had testified as part of Constand's lawsuit against him. The defense has questioned Constand's continued contact with Cosby after the alleged assault and conflicting reports of when the incident occurred. Read More »

President instructs Osinbajo to sign 2017 budget

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Nigeria's Acting President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo , has signed the 2017 Appropriation Bill (also known as budget) into law late Monday. On the delay in signing, the Acting President attributed it to disagreements between the Presidency and National Assembly on the changes introduced to budget proposals, which he said could hamper the implementation of priority programmes by the government. Read More »

'Wonder Woman' gross revised up to $103.1 million

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Not only is Warner Bros. first feature film for Gal Gadot's Diana Prince wowing audiences and reaping positive reviews from fans and critics alike, the film's also making its mark at the box office . In the meantime, Gadot's Wonder Woman returns this November for Justice League . In the movie, Israeli star Gadot plays Princess Diana, an Amazonian warrior who leaves her home paradise to help Chris Pine's Steve Trevor and a band of unlikely heroes fight the Germans in World War One. Read More »

Warriors win National Basketball Association title

And with 1:10 left in the quarter, Zaza Pachulia and Kyle Korver were tied up on a loose ball. A James three boosted the Cavs to a 18-11 lead at the 6:48 mark. But the Cavaliers are thinking big after their big Game 4 win. That was the most evenly contested of the games and neither team seemed able to physically distance themselves from the other won on the brilliance of Kevin Durant . Read More »

Arsenal pounce on Sunderland misfortune with double swoop

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The Sunderland Echo claim the Gunners have been impressed by the Swedish duo and are lining up a deal for them both. 18-year-old forward Asoro has been catching the eye at Sunderland all season, even making his first-team debut. Of the three relegated sides, the Black Cats look least likely to bounce straight back and mount a serious promotion challenge, with Jermaine Defoe already signing with Bournemouth, and star keeper Jordan Pickford destined for a big move following his heroics ... Read More »

Justin Bieber Refuses to Sing "Despacito", Fan Throws Object at Him

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One particularly angry fan then throws an object at the singer, reported to be a shoe, but he was fortunately able to duck and it narrowly missed his head. Instead of improvising, Bieber simply mumbled a number of "blah, blah, blahs", offending many Spanish-speaking fans who accused him of disrespect. The next day he reached out to us. Read More »

Forbes crowns Sean 'Diddy' Combs as highest-paid entertainer

Just behind Diddy at No. 2 is Beyoncé , who earned $105 million thanks to her Formation World Tour and " Lemonade " album sales. The novelist's return to the list, which details the world's highest-paid celebrities over a 12-month period, comes two weeks ahead of the 20th anniversary of her first book in the wizarding series, Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone. Read More »

Oh yeah, Days Gone has a shitload of zombies

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The new game appears to be a platformer like Lucky's Tale but has a vastly different setting. What's unclear is if Miles is the protagonist of the game, an NPC, or perhaps a secondary player character. However, it doesn't feel right to simply refer to this title as a remaster either when you take into consideration just how good the game looks. The gameplay revealed so far shows a VR fishing experience ranging from little fish to giant monsters. Read More »

Public Theater stands by its controversial 'Julius Caesar'

Atlanta-based Delta released a statement on Sunday saying it was pulling its sponsorship from The Public Theater "effective immediately". The theater said it was "proud" to be telling Shakespeare's play - which was first staged almost 420 years ago - in Central Park again. Read More »

UK police make new arrest in London Bridge attack inquiry

Roses with messages are given out to passers-by on London Bridge just over a week on from the terror attack on the bridge and Borough Market, Sunday June 11, 2017. Forensic officers examining their vehicle found "13 wine bottles with rags wrapped around them and believed to be filled with a flammable liquid", as well as two blowtorches, police said. Read More »

Kathy Griffin breaks down and claims the Trump family ruined her life

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Reed says Trump and his family have every right to condemn Griffin, who apologized for the images but said Friday she would continue to mock the president . She's also the person who referred to then-President-elect Trump as " President piece of sh*t". Did she deserve so much hate for her Donald Trump post? Speaking on Friday, Griffin insisted it was a parody meant to address Mr Trump's remark a year ago that former Fox News presenter Megyn Kelly had "blood coming out of her ... Read More »

US breaks with G7 on climate, development banks - statement

The two officials also discussed ways to work with the US on clean air, protecting the Great Lakes, and transportation, a Canadian spokeswoman Caitlin Workman told BuzzFeed News. "The worldwide community is awaiting for our message", Galletti said, calling it one of sustainable development, ecology and serving the world population. Read More »

Four lines of possible questions for Attorney General Sessions

Democrats on the Senate Intelligence Committee are not happy - other Democrats, too. Whether the Attorney General will testify in public or behind closed doors is still unclear. The U.S. president then said that he was thinking of the Russian Federation investigation when firing Comey and made the decision regardless of the recommendation from the two top officials at the Justice Department. Read More »

Questions for Sessions - and he'll answer in public

It says Sessions, along with other campaign officials, was at the Mayflower Hotel previous year for an event. A little more than two months later, however, the Attorney-General signed a letter recommending Mr. As for the timing of Sessions' recusal, Comey said the FBI expected the attorney general to take himself out of the matters under investigation weeks before he actually did. Read More »