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Two more wins for Team NZ

Both cartoons were drawn by San Francisco artist Elena Achilli, the first one apparently after Spithill skippered Oracle Team USA to one of the greatest comebacks in sports by winning eight straight races after being down 8-1 in 2013 on San Francisco Bay to retain the oldest trophy in worldwide sports. Read More »

What Do You Think Of Ice Cube's BIG3 Basketball League Promo Video?


The fight is on August 26 in Las Vegas. BIG3 is the professional 3-on-3 basketball league co-founded by the multi-talented rapper. Resale site Viagogo are now selling tickets for between €2,500 and an incredible €30,000. "We're talking about it". To get fans hyped for next week, Ice Cube released an official BIG3 music video, in which he shouted out some of the league's players who are former National Basketball Association stars. Read More »

Bill Cosby jury voted 10-2 to convict, juror tells ABC


On June 17 , the court declared a mistrial after a jury deadlock. The juror, who spoke on condition of anonymity, said 10 of the 12 jurors agreed that Cosby was guilty on the first and third felony counts. Lynne M. Abraham, a former judge, said that it makes sense to ask the jurors to respect the privacy of the jury room but that it's not clear they can be ordered to keep quiet. Read More »

Handmaid's Tale Lists Alexis Bledel As Series Regular For Season 2


Hulu's dystopian series The Handmaid's Tale based on Margaret Atwood's 1985 novel certainly made an impact on viewers and critics alike. Her character goes through some of the most unthinkable things like mutilation, seeing her partner get hung, and dealing with severe emotional torture. Read More »

Prosecution Promises Retrial in Bill Cosby Rape Case


Defence attorneys had pushed to select a jury from another county because of intense pretrial publicity in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania , where District Attorney Kevin Steele, during his 2015 election campaign, had been critical of one of his predecessors for not prosecuting Cosby. Read More »

George Clooney, partners sell tequila company for $1 billion


Casamigos is on track to reach sales of 170,000 cases by the end of 2017 from 120,000 cases a year ago, with the bulk of sales in the United States, the company said. Clooney made it clear that although he and his partners sold the company, they will still be involved, saying in his statement, "We'll still be very much a part of Casamigos". Read More »

Cosby lawyer tells jury comedian and accuser were lovers


It is worth noting that Bill Cosby has claimed to be legally blind, and it is entirely possible he simply didn't see his wife enter the courtroom and that the pair were photographed together outside the courthouse. Constand sat in the front row of the gallery next to her mother, Gianna Constand , showing little expression. Cosby lowered and shook his head in the courtroom as she spoke. Read More »

Juror: Cosby Not Found Guilty Because Of Two Holdouts


The jury was reportedly 10-2 in favor of convicting Cosby on two counts: that he digitally penetrated accuser Andrea Constand without her consent, and that he gave her drugs without her knowledge that left her substantially impaired, the juror told ABC. Read More »

George Clooney's tequila company sold for up to $1 billion


With the global strength of Diageo we expect to expand the reach of Casamigos to markets beyond the USA to capitalise on the significant worldwide potential of the brand. They have sold their company to Diageo for as much as $1 billion as of today. "It immediately took off", Gerber told CNBC in November. The upscale tequilas in turn have led to a doubling of the overall tequila market since 2003, to almost 16 million cases previous year. Read More »

Sandy Hook Benefit Drops Megyn Kelly as Host Over Alex Jones Interview

Lack noted that he had suggested approaching Jones for an interview to David Corvo, the NBC News executive who supervises the network's newsmagazines. Kelly's interview with Jones is set to air this Sunday, June 18 , which is just freaky timing; Kelly was scheduled to host a benefit for victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting on June 14, while Jones has maintained publicly for years that the shooting was a hoax. Read More »

Rihanna's Final Collection For Manolo Blahnik Is Everything We Want And More


The collection, playfully titled " So Stoned ", consists of four different styles fit for royalty - each featuring heels and straps made of Lucite and lavishly decorated with a slew of Swarovski crystals. We're having " Wild Thoughts " about these shoes. Priced from $1265 (for a pair of block-heeled slides) to $2325 (for the aforementioned gladiator sandals), the So Stoned collection will be available online and at select Manolo Blahnik locations. Read More »

Beyoncé-Jay Z welcome twins!


Although there has been no official announcement about the babies gender, reports suggest that the Lemonade singer gave birth to a boy and a girl. The 65-year-old captioned the pic: "They're here!". The twins join the couple's first daughter, 5-year-old Blue Ivy , increasing the size of the family to five. Read More »

Erdogan vows "every kind of support" for Qatar


Others say Sheikh Tamim's silence displays the tact US President Donald Trump lacked when he posted a series of tweets on Tuesday appearing to take sides against Qatar in the dispute. Still, the Pentagon has been developing contingency plans in case there's any interruption, defense officials said. Riyadh , Cairo and their allies accuse Qatar, the world's richest country per capita, of supporting militant Islamist movements across the region. Read More »

Michael Seitzma named new 'Quantico' season 3 showrunner


Code Black creator Michael Seitzman has been tapped to take over as showrunner on the Priyanka Chopra starrer, The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed. Quantico has been going through quite a shakeup as ABC plans its reboot of their action-based Federal Bureau of Investigation series. A Season 2 reboot did little to stem the ratings declines. Read More »

JURASSIC WORLD Sequel Title & Poster Revealed


Chris Pratt and Bryce Dallas Howard will be returning in the new film as Owen Grady and Claire Dearing respectfully, alongside BD Wong's Dr. Henry Wu, James Cromwell , Toby Jones and Goldblum. And what do you think the title " Fallen Kingdom " implies? Jeff Goldblum back in a " Jurassic Park " movie? Yes! What could the title mean? . Read More »

Cindy's heavy rain falls all around New Orleans

Cindy's maximum sustained winds were near 60 miles per hour (96 kph) Wednesday morning with slight weakening expected to begin Thursday . The strongest wind gusts will begin to depart the area by this afternoon as the storm's center moves farther inland away from SW Louisiana by Thursday night. Read More »

'Dreamer' Tusk says Brexit could be reversed


But her wings have been clipped - not only in Britain where voters denied her a majority in parliament, but also in Brussels where European Union leaders will try to stop her from discussing Brexit beyond a quick presentation. This doubles this Parliamentary session to two years. The document released after the first day of discussion on " Terms of Reference for the Article 50 TEU negotiations " stated: "The following initial negotiating groups have been established: Citizens' ... Read More »

Etihad drops free chauffeur service for business and first


Under its new policy, the airline will stop offering complimentary chauffeur services to first and business class passengers in global markets, although the service will be retained in Abu Dhabi. Other changes at Etihad include introducing a bidding system for economy passengers to pay to have up to three empty seats next to their own, following similar systems in place at some other airlines. Read More »

M88 wagers on Bournemouth shirt sponsorship deal


The two-year deal will cover the 2017-18 and 2018-19 seasons. The Asian market has become the Premier League's highest spending region in terms of media rights, with 63% of the Asian population now following the Premier League. AFC Bournemouth boss Eddie Howe welcomed the partnership with M88 as an opportunity to increase the global exposure of the club. "We have an exciting season ahead, and we look forward to working with M88 for many years". Read More »

Tom Cruise Was Terrified by Boris Karloff's 'The Mummy'


Even the 1999 " Mummy " opened to $43.4 million, and that's not accounting for inflation. It doesn't make a lot of sense, but it's chock full of 3D action. Those action sequences are pretty cool. It looked decidedly different from the film I enjoyed so much and I was afraid it wasn't going to be good. In two separate scenes, Cruise is first thrown around in a cargo plane before later bouncing around a double-decker bus. Read More »

Katie Price and husband Kieran Hayler reveal HUGE baby news


The pair are already parents to Bunny, 2, and Jett Riviera, 3. "Are we having another baby or not?" Meanwhile, Harvey 15, was born after a brief romance with former footballer Dwight Yorke. Both Kieran and Princess agree yes. The revelation comes about after Katie revealed what she wanted to call her next child DESPITE not being pregnant . Read More »

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story comes to Netflix in July


Rogue One stars Felicity Jones who plays Jun Erso, the daughter of Galen Erso, the master architect behind the construction of the Death Star. SEE ALSO: These are the 11 most important Star Wars scenes ever. Rogue One was nominated for an Oscar in Sound Mixing and Visual Effects. There has been one Star Wars film streaming on Netflix: the animated 2008 Clone Wars movie which saw a theatrical release in 2008 and launched the animated Clone Wars television series. Read More »