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Trump says Saudi should be presumed innocent over disappearance of Jamal Khashoggi Trump says Saudi should be presumed innocent over disappearance of Jamal Khashoggi
- October 18, 2018

The official spoke on condition of anonymity as the investigation was ongoing. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo landed Tuesday in Riyadh to meet Saudi leaders over the suspected murder of one of the kingdom's most prominent critics. He said Mr. Trump "should not have said that". " We're going to try getting to the bottom of it very soon, but his was a flat denial". Left unsaid was the fact that any decision in the ultraconservative kingdom rests exclusively with the ruling Al Saud family. (more...)
Bolt offered two-year deal by European club, says agent Bolt offered two-year deal by European club, says agent
- October 16, 2018

On Tuesday morning the 62-year-old TV host was joined on the panel alongside Sam Armytage, newsreader Natalie Barr and sports reporter Mark Beretta when talk of the Jamaican-born sports star was brought up. " Usain Bolt broke the record in Beijing (Olympics) in 2008, and I have followed him for the last year-and-a-half on his football journey", Slimen told the Australian Broadcasting Corporation. (more...)
Saudi king denies any information on Khashoggi, orders an inquiry Saudi king denies any information on Khashoggi, orders an inquiry
- October 16, 2018

One source says the report will likely conclude that the operation was carried out without clearance and transparency and that those involved will be held responsible. Speaking to reporters as he set off for Florida from the White House, President Trump said he did not "want to get" into King Salman's mind, but added: "It sounded to me like maybe these could have been rogue killers ". (more...)
Sale on for Banksy painting that self-destructed at auction Sale on for Banksy painting that self-destructed at auction
- October 14, 2018

Sotheby's said Thursday, Oct. 11 the painting is being sold with a new title, "Love is in the Bin". There are voices that claim this unprecedented "instant art world history" is nothing more than a hoax. The gallery version featured spray paint and acrylic on canvas, mounted on a board. The mural - in a town which overwhelmingly voted to leave and is one of Britain's main crossing points to the continent - gained much attention after it emerged that it was the work of Banksy, the elusive ... (more...)
Harry Kane says he is not concerned about his England goal drought Harry Kane says he is not concerned about his England goal drought
- October 14, 2018

We will change a few players for the upcoming friendly against Jordan. "We have to keep getting in those situations". The Nations League match had to be played behind closed doors, however, it proved to be a rather boring affair as both sides earned a point from the game. (more...)
Will Smith Teases New 'Aladdin' Movie With First Look At Poster Will Smith Teases New 'Aladdin' Movie With First Look At Poster
- October 12, 2018

As we all know, Aladdin is that diamond in the rough. (Hence, the "diamond in the rough" line in the teaser.) The location ends up being where Aladdin finds the Genie's lamp, something that is set up by the teaser's final moment. Aladdin plans to uses these wishes to win over the handsome Princess Jasmine , but the evil Jafar has other plans. The movie will hit theaters May 24, 2019 . (more...)
Cooper Revitalizes a Star in 'A Star Is Born' Cooper Revitalizes a Star in 'A Star Is Born'
- October 12, 2018

Ally's career zooms to Grammy Award-winning heights while a drunken ME humiliates her one handle of Johnnie Walker at a time. Treading in the same footsteps for the role as stars Barbra Streisand and Judy Garland , perhaps Gaga had a right to be intimidated. (more...)
Storm Callum to hit United Kingdom on morning of Princess Eugenie's royal wedding Storm Callum to hit United Kingdom on morning of Princess Eugenie's royal wedding
- October 12, 2018

Princess Eugenie and her fiance Jack Brooksbank are preparing for their October wedding, which is said to be much different from Harry and Meghan's ceremony. Princess Eugenie interjects, saying, "Yes, and I thought, 'What a silly hat!'. and I thought, 'Who's that?' and then you came over and shook my hand and I was all butterflies and nervous". (more...)
Arrowverse Producer Responds to Batwoman Casting Backlash Arrowverse Producer Responds to Batwoman Casting Backlash
- October 10, 2018

In the photo, Rose is showing off fiery red hair, a black and red catsuit, and, of course, Batwoman's signature mask. The suit was designed by Colleen Atwood , who has also designed costumes for Supergirl , Arrow , and The Flash . In her real life she is Katherine (later Kate) Kane, a wealthy Gotham City heiress who, inspired by Batman's heroic deeds, created for herself a superhero alter-ego. (more...)
Fans thrilled with female Dr Who premiere Fans thrilled with female Dr Who premiere
- October 09, 2018

Prior to that, Matt Smith's first episode won 7.7 million, and David Tennant's 8 million. This makes the broadcast the most-watched - according to overnight ratings - since the 2008 season opened with 8.4 million. "Half an hour ago I was a white-haired Scotsman". There's no fancy title sequence, the Doctor is missing her TARDIS (the search for it appears to be the major thrust of the series ), and the main crew is a tight-knit ensemble of four as opposed to the common Doctor-companion ... (more...)
Guardiola tells Man City players: Blame me for Liverpool pen Guardiola tells Man City players: Blame me for Liverpool pen
- October 08, 2018

Key Stat: Trent Alexander-Arnold has been carded three times in seven Premier League games this season. With they way the match has ended, it's a question that will remain unanswered. We used the ball better. Guardiola did not want his side to be undone by the bloodying red attacking blurs that have come to define and decide these fixtures and admitted he meant to oversee a match of attrition rather than attacking splendour. (more...)
Jose Mourinho won't give up without a fight... nor will his players Jose Mourinho won't give up without a fight... nor will his players
- October 07, 2018

Jose Mourinho insisted he was still the man to turn Manchester United's ailing season around as Britain's Daily Mirror newspaper reported he would be sacked regardless of Saturday's result against Newcastle at Old Trafford. Team news: What do Jose Mourinho and Rafa Benitez have to say? Jose Mourinho: No, I was advised by the structure of the club that from the hotel to the training ground it would be probably a minimum of 75 minutes. (more...)
Melania Trump criticized for wearing white pith helmet in Kenya during safari
- October 07, 2018

Washington has been gripped by high drama and emotion for days, from the testimony of Christine Blasey Ford - who accused Kavanaugh of sexual assault - to protests against his nomination. But on social media, the angry tweets and hashtags about the helmet rolled in: #FLOTUSinAfricaBingo documented what some felt were Trump's tone-deaf fashion choices. (more...)
Mourinho pledges to turn Man United around amid sack report Mourinho pledges to turn Man United around amid sack report
- October 07, 2018

Reports on Friday night suggest that, regardless of United's result against Newcastle today, Mourinho will be relieved of his duties. Mourinho penned a new deal at Old Trafford back in January, so the club evidently has faith in the 55-year-old, yet United look as stagnant as ever. (more...)
'Venom' review: Sony delivers the worst Marvel movie since 'Elektra' 'Venom' review: Sony delivers the worst Marvel movie since 'Elektra'
- October 05, 2018

Michelle Williams co-stars in a generic Girlfriend Role as Eddie's ex-fiancee Annie, salvaged by one mitigating factor: When she gets a new boyfriend, he's portrayed as a likable person, and Eddie treats him with respect. The film's main appeal, however, lies not in the stunts, but in the details of Eddie's metamorphosis as he and Venom gradually settle on the ground rules of life together. (more...)
How Melania Trump Finally Adjusted to Being First Lady How Melania Trump Finally Adjusted to Being First Lady
- October 04, 2018

I will never forget (the) incredible experience and the stories that I heard", she said after seeing the dungeons and walking through the "door of no return", the castle's final exit toward the Atlantic Ocean. After passing through the "door of no return", she placed a wreath nearby and stood solemnly while her guide sang. Numerous tweeters noticed the change in her demeanor, with Diane Ethier writing: 'Anyone else notice how happy Melania Trump looks on her SOLO trip?' She will also visit ... (more...)
Amazon unveils Fire TV Stick 4K with Dolby Vision, Atmos & HDR10+ Amazon unveils Fire TV Stick 4K with Dolby Vision, Atmos & HDR10+
- October 04, 2018

The Fire Stick 4K, as the name suggests, is capable of showing UHD pictures, which will come as a relief for many users of Prime Video , as a lot of its original shows are filmed in the new format. “Our new quad-core processor delivers a fast and fluid experience, and support for Dolby Vision and HDR10 + provides an wonderful picture. Amazon's new Fire TV Stick 4K is effectively replacing the company's Fire TV with 4K Ultra HD, which the company introduced past year. (more...)
Venom: Tom Hardy Says His Favorite Scenes Aren't In The Film Venom: Tom Hardy Says His Favorite Scenes Aren't In The Film
- October 03, 2018

That's a lot of footage to cut from a movie, especially if it's good. As a journalist, Eddie has been trying to take down the notorious founder of the Life Foundation, genius Carlton Drake ( Riz Ahmed ) - and that obsession ruined his career and his relationship with his girlfriend, Anne Weying ( Michelle Williams ). (more...)
Kavanaugh Was Questioned by Police After a 1985 Bar Fight, Report Shows Kavanaugh Was Questioned by Police After a 1985 Bar Fight, Report Shows
- October 03, 2018

The agency has been interviewing witnesses. Had Judge Kavanaugh sat dispassionately through Thursday's hearing and denied the allegations weakly, his critics would have taken his lack of forcefulness as proof of guilt. The votes of Republicans Susan Collins (Maine) and Lisa Murkowski (Alaska) are not yet certain. Asked about Graham's idea, Trump told reporters Tuesday that "certainly it's interesting". (more...)
Champions League: Mourinho’s Man United misfire in Valencia stalemate
- October 03, 2018

Mourinho has had a public bust-up with Pogba with the two at loggerheads at Old Trafford. The Argentinean was able to play a major role in the famous Hammers win at the weekend and his comments on the state of Manchester United were stunning in their bluntness. (more...)
Cardi B Arrested & Charged Over New York Strip Club Fight Cardi B Arrested & Charged Over New York Strip Club Fight
- October 02, 2018

Two bartenders were assaulted, the spokesman said. Afterward, she left with a smile on her face, but declined comment . Cardi will likely be charged with reckless endangerment and disorderly conduct, TMZ reports . According to CNN , she's due in court October 29. Cardi allegedly "told her posse to attack [the bartenders] with bottles, chairs and a hookah smoking device", according to TMZ . (more...)
Cristiano Ronaldo denies Las Vegas rape claim from 2009 Cristiano Ronaldo denies Las Vegas rape claim from 2009
- October 01, 2018

However Ronald's lawyer, Christian Schertz, has vehemently denied the accusations, saying "the reporting in Spiegel is blatantly illegal", the BBC reported. They called the account a "journalistic fiction" that contained "unattributable and unsubstantiated allegations" that were "untruthful and false", according to the lawsuit. (more...)
Raj Kapoors wife Krishna Raj passes away Raj Kapoors wife Krishna Raj passes away
- October 01, 2018

She tied the knot with the late legendary actor-filmmaker Raj Kapoor in May 1946. Anil Kapoor's family and the Raj Kapoor family were close. From Kareena Kapoor Khan to Alia Bhatt, several stars were seen by the Kapoors' side today. Whether, yesterday, Rishi Kapoor was in the news for going to America for medical treatment for the next 45 days. The last rites will be performed at Chembur crematorium. (more...)
Lindsay Lohan Accuses Refugee Family of Trafficking Children in Bizarre Video Lindsay Lohan Accuses Refugee Family of Trafficking Children in Bizarre Video
- September 30, 2018

I'm a good person. The footage is no longer available to view on Lohan's Instagram account, but was captured by her many followers. "I literally can't. I'm with you, I'm with you. She continues: "I'm with you boys, don't worry. From Pakistan? Don't [expletive] with Pakistan". Lohan was eventually struck off camera by the woman and fell to the ground before bursting into tears. (more...)
Donald Trump orders Federal Bureau of Investigation probe into Kavanaugh sexual assault allegations
- September 30, 2018

While Ford said she was "100 per cent certain" Kavanaugh had assaulted her, he said he was 100 per cent certain he hadn't, although he declined to pause the proceedings to allow the FBI to investigate. "And I think the country needs to be behind it. The Senate must vote!" By the end of the day, Flake had, adding a condition to his promise to vote for Kavanaugh. (more...)
Klopp names Chelsea's five most unsafe players Klopp names Chelsea's five most unsafe players
- September 30, 2018

Hazard is the joint-top scorer in the Premier League this season, while his sensational solo goal knocked Liverpool out of the EFL Cup in midweek. The Brazilian-born Italian worldwide has completed well over 200 more passes than any other midfielder in the Premier League this season including a league record of 180 against West Ham. (more...)
‘Fortnite’ Season 6: Darkness Rises is Here Just in Time for Halloween ‘Fortnite’ Season 6: Darkness Rises is Here Just in Time for Halloween
- September 28, 2018

As with any technical issue, a hard reset of the Xbox One and resetting its cache is the first port of call, though this appears to be an issue with the Fortnite servers for the Xbox One rather than a hardware fault. Season six brings pets that you can carry on your back, including dogs, dragons, and chameleons. And then there's the new Shadow Stones - they are scattered throughout the map, letting you go completely invisible. (more...)
New Accuser Says Kavanaugh Was Present at Sexual Attacks in High School New Accuser Says Kavanaugh Was Present at Sexual Attacks in High School
- September 28, 2018

The woman is represented by a lawyer named Michael Avenatti who represents Stormie Daniels, the porn actress who's accusing President Trump of paying her to keep silent. Under no circumstances should Brett Kavanaugh be confirmed absent a full and complete investigation. "However, in the end she believed her civic duty required her to speak out", Russell Ford said. (more...)
Angry Kavanaugh Blasts Senate for Making Confirmation ‘Disgrace’
- September 28, 2018

In his prepared testimony, Mr Kavanaugh again "unequivocally and categorically" denied her allegation, as well as "other false and uncorroborated accusations" by his other accusers. Ford said Kavanaugh locked her in a bedroom during a social gathering and pinned her to the bed. When the committee's top Democrat, Sen. Dianne Feinstein, asked at one point. (more...)
Bill Cosby Sentenced to 3-10 Years in Sexual Assault Case Bill Cosby Sentenced to 3-10 Years in Sexual Assault Case
- September 26, 2018

Under that designation, Cosby will have to undergo monthly counselling and register as a sex offender with police for the rest of his life. The retrial was hailed as a victory for the #MeToo movement, but given that the trial's outcome indicated that Cosby could be sentenced to a more than a decade in prison, some might be disappointed in the actual sentence that was handed to " America's Dad ". (more...)
Trump says Dems using ‘con game’ to sink Kavanaugh court bid Trump says Dems using ‘con game’ to sink Kavanaugh court bid
- September 26, 2018

FILE PHOTO: Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh testifies during the third day of his confirmation hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington , U.S., September 6, 2018. It would only take a single Republican going against Kavanaugh for the nomination not to be confirmed. Friday - Vote on Kavanaugh in the Senate Judiciary Committee. (more...)
New Accusation Rocks Kavanaugh Nomination; Trump Stands Firm New Accusation Rocks Kavanaugh Nomination; Trump Stands Firm
- September 24, 2018

Senate Republicans should stand up to these unsubstantiated and discredited allegations and move forward with a vote to confirm Kavanaugh . Members of the Senate Judiciary Committee were notified of Ramirez's claims , and Ramirez and Democrats are now calling for an FBI investigation. (more...)
Fierce Anthony Joshua TKO Ends Povetkin's Serious Challenge Fierce Anthony Joshua TKO Ends Povetkin's Serious Challenge
- September 23, 2018

Friday's weigh-in also confirmed a significant size difference, with Joshua tipping the scales at 17 stone 8 pounds (111.5 kilogrammes) compared to Povetkin's 15st 12lbs. Joshua may have sustained a broken nose. The loss was just the second of 39-year-old Povetkin's 36-fight career - his only other defeat was to Wladimir Klitschko, who Joshua scored a TKO win over last year to claim three of his four world titles. (more...)
Suge Knight sentenced to 28 years for 2015 fatal hit-and-run Suge Knight sentenced to 28 years for 2015 fatal hit-and-run
- September 21, 2018

Averting a murder trial that had been almost four years in coming, former rap mogul Marion (Suge) Knight pleaded no contest Thursday to voluntary manslaughter for running over and killing a Compton businessman and agreed to serve almost 30 years in prison. (more...)
Duchess Meghan joined by her mother for launch of London Grenfell cookbook
- September 21, 2018

Sitting in the front seat of a Land Rover Discovery with her daughter and son-in-law, Prince Harry , in the back, Ragland stepped out to greet waiting guests at Kensington Palace for the launch of Together: Our Community Cookbook . "I could not be more excited about it and proud of you". "And I just got my copy straight from Kensington Palace ", she explained while flipping through the book's pages. (more...)
'Stranger Things,' 'Atlanta' snubbed at the Emmy Awards 'Stranger Things,' 'Atlanta' snubbed at the Emmy Awards
- September 19, 2018

Michael Che also used his platform to attack Roseanne Barr. "One of the things I love about this show is it's about a woman's who's finding her voice anew". The networks, which air the Emmy telecast on a rotating basis, are so eager for the ad dollars it generates and its promotional value for fall shows that they endure online competitors sharing the stage. (more...)
Tom Arnold, Mark Burnett Get Into Pre-Emmy Scuffle Tom Arnold, Mark Burnett Get Into Pre-Emmy Scuffle
- September 19, 2018

Arnold has been working on a show for Vice. a show about so-called "hidden Trump tapes". Arnold claims that the bruise was already on her hand and that he didn't even see Downey until after the incident began . It is unclear what provoked the fight and Burnett has not yet publicly commented. The actor has been demanding for months that the tapes be released by Apprentice producer Mark Burnett . (more...)
Captain Marvel's Trailer Is Finally Here, And It's Fantastic Captain Marvel's Trailer Is Finally Here, And It's Fantastic
- September 19, 2018

Larson previously told Vanity Fair she accepted the part because "I couldn't deny the fact that this movie is everything I care about, everything that's progressive and important and meaningful, and a symbol I wished I would've had growing up". (more...)
OnePlus CEO Explains Why His Company Is Making a TV OnePlus CEO Explains Why His Company Is Making a TV
- September 18, 2018

OnePlus hasn't given any clues about when it'll release the TV, but the company did drop a cryptic hint a few weeks ago that it had something planned for January of 2019. That means combining a smart TV platform that focuses on entertainment with something more like a smart speaker or smart display, which answers questions and controls other devices. (more...)
Ferrari claims 'boredom' was the real victor at Singapore Grand Prix Ferrari claims 'boredom' was the real victor at Singapore Grand Prix
- September 17, 2018

Sunday's race will be hard to win from the second row but Vettel said he would do all he could to eat into Hamilton's championship lead. Vettel is also seeking a fifth world title and while he remains a huge threat in a very competitive vehicle, the German was disappointed not to have been able to capitalise on the dominance Ferrari had over their rivals in practise. (more...)
Justin Bieber and Hailey Baldwin Step Out in NYC Without Wedding Bands Justin Bieber and Hailey Baldwin Step Out in NYC Without Wedding Bands
- September 15, 2018

They're reportedly planning a "super small ceremony", which will likely be out of the country - and "may happen" in Justin's native Canada Justin recently bought an estate in Ontario, Canada, which may be where he's planning to hold the nuptials. (more...)
CBS's Jeff Fager: 60 Minutes producer out amid #MeToo claims CBS's Jeff Fager: 60 Minutes producer out amid #MeToo claims
- September 14, 2018

It was then noted: 'However, he violated company policy and it is our commitment to uphold those policies at every level'. Duncan revealed the contents of the text message on the " CBS Evening News " on Wednesday, "since Jeff Fager publicly referred to our exchange today". (more...)
Trump insults Woodward book again and says he'll write Trump insults Woodward book again and says he'll write "the real book!"
- September 14, 2018

Weeks after Trump considered sending that tweet , Woodward writes , the president asked the National Security Council: "What do we get by maintaining a massive military presence in the Korean peninsula?" As recently as 2017, Trump thanked Woodward for saying the salacious segment of the "Steele Dossier" was "garbage" and that it should not have been released to the public. (more...)
New York Democrats decide governor, attorney general races New York Democrats decide governor, attorney general races
- September 14, 2018

Mario M. Cuomo Bridge and a mailer to Jewish voters suggesting Nixon is anti-Semitic could haunt Cuomo and show that he is not without his own vulnerabilities. "To break through, that requires a lot of money and organization", he told AFP. "She was a fine actor, but not a great gubernatorial candidate", he said. (more...)
Is Henry Cavill out as Superman? Is Henry Cavill out as Superman?
- September 13, 2018

According to reports, Henry Cavill might not be reprising his role as Superman in upcoming installments. When Snyder was tasked with overseeing the entire franchise, future solo films were put on hold as titles like Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice and Justice League became the focus. (more...)
Tennis Umpires Fear 'No One Has Their Back' After Serena Williams Controversy Tennis Umpires Fear 'No One Has Their Back' After Serena Williams Controversy
- September 13, 2018

In the women's final, Ramos issued Williams three code violations: a coaching warning, a point penalty for racquet abuse , and then verbal abuse when Williams finished extended complaints by calling him a " thief ", docking her a game. (more...)
Woodward: Mattis, Kelly denials of his book quotes on Trump untrue Woodward: Mattis, Kelly denials of his book quotes on Trump untrue
- September 12, 2018

The host then pointed out that Wolff's and Woodward's books are entirely different and need to responded in a different manner because the latter has written more than half a dozen books on the past presidencies. "But in the end, President Trump is the one who decides, and he has shown himself more than capable of doing so". If I did I would not have been elected President. (more...)
Olivia Newton-John Reveals She's Battling Cancer for a Third Time Olivia Newton-John Reveals She's Battling Cancer for a Third Time
- September 11, 2018

She was first diagnosed with breast cancer in 1992. A new breast cancer was discovered in 2013, which had spread to her shoulder . "I thought, 'It's my life, ' and I just chose to keep it to myself, '" Newton-John told Australia's Channel Seven. (more...)
Japan hails Osaka's US Open victory Japan hails Osaka's US Open victory
- September 10, 2018

I just want to tell you guys, she played well. In her post-match news conference Williams said she did not understand why Mouratoglou would say he was coaching. Meanwhile there has been further debate over Williams' charge that she had been a victim of sexism from the chair. Williams won $1.85 million as a US Open finalist. (more...)
Ariana Grande remembers ex Mac Miller with photo tribute Ariana Grande remembers ex Mac Miller with photo tribute
- September 10, 2018

Grande, who dated Miller for nearly two years, has taken to Instagram to share a black-and-white photo of Miller (below), and while there's no caption on the post, her grief is evident. Grande and Miller first linked up back in 2012 and shortly thereafter recorded a tender cover of the Christmas classic "Baby It's Cold Outside", later pairing up for "My Way" before their relationship became public. (more...)

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