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All the times Trump was jabbed at the Tony Awards

First-time Tonys host Kevin Spacey kicked off the show with a medley of songs referencing his self-doubt about successfully hosting the annual awards show com...


Jeff Sessions Could Be Testifying In Joe Arpaio's Immigration Case, Too

As he did so, he defended himself against allegations of improper contacts, saying, "Let me be clear: I never had meetings with Russian operatives or Russian in...


Tony Awards get political in the age of Trump

The show won six Tonys, including for book, score, orchestration and featured actress. Critically acclaimed Hamilton received a record-breaking 16 Tony Awa...


John McCain's Questioning Tops Twitter During Comey Testimony

But Comey also confirmed that Trump was not being probed. Claiming "total and complete vindication ", Trump broke his Twitter silence Friday morning to w...


How Donald Trump Weaseled His Way Into Getting Salma Hayek's Number

Trump wins the nomination and then my neighbor kills my dog and it all goes back to Beatriz for me". Not important, he's not big enough for you. Trump and t...


Uber fires more than 20 employees amid sexual harassment claims

The company has now also expanded its employee relations unit to investigate the claims of harassment. Uber Chief Executive Officer Travis Kalanick asked for ...


Play inspired by Mideast peace talks wins in NY

When the orchestra tried to play her off, she didn't just speak over it — she shot back merrily: "Shut that crap off!" Midler's speech lasted over four minu...


'Dear Evan Hansen,' Bette Midler, 'Oslo' win big at Broadway's Tony Awards

In the video above, the music starts playing at about 4 minutes 17 seconds in. When the orchestra tried to play her off, she didn't just speak over it - she...


Cosby lawyers say he and accuser were lovers

McMonagle's arguments will be followed Monday afternoon by closing arguments from prosecutors and instructions to the jury, which will decide whether Cosby is g...


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

The rapper sat at No. 22 in 2016, so we'd say his entrepreneurial mindset is on point. And even with taking a break from touring to welcome her twins , Beyo...


'Oslo,' Bette Midler Take Tony Awards

Actors Cynthia Nixon, Kevin Kline and Laurie Metcalf all won Tonys for performances in plays. Broadway enjoyed a record-breaking season thanks to last y...


Cosby defense calls only one witness, lasts less than 10 minutes

Judge Steven O'Neill asked Cosby a series of questions created to make sure he was aware of his right to testify and wasn't pressured into deciding against it...


Lebanon seeking to ban Wonder Woman over Israeli star Gal Gadot

With so much at stake, thank Zeus that Wonder Woman didn't fall into the same trap as its DC Extended Universe predecessors. Of course, several other DC sup...


Intimate, wrenching 'Evan Hansen' takes top honors at Tonys

She won three Emmy Awards for her role as Jackie Harris on " Roseanne " and thanked her children. A view of the guests dancing during the 2017 Tony Awards...


Jury hears Bill Cosby's apology for 2004 sexual encounter

He contends the sexual encounter was consensual. It's unclear if he will take the witness stand. If convicted, he could be sentenced to a maximum of 15 to 30 ye...


Sessions' testimony to Congress Tuesday to be open to public

Comey's recent testimony before the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, it is important that I have an opportunity to address these matters in the appropri...


Bill Cosby Won't Testify as Defense Team Rests in Criminal Trial

It was her first appearance at the trial. He blamed it on greed. It's been almost two years since the tidal wave of accusers began to come out against disgrac...


Who is Gal Gadot? Six things you didn't know about Wonder Woman

Jill Lepore, a Harvard University scholar who authored " The Secret History of Wonder Woman ", wrote in The New Yorker that "the film renders invisible - erases...


Anushka Shetty, Prabhas to reunite

The tall, dark and handsome South Indian actor Prabhas has now become a pan-Indian phenomenon, courtesy to SS Rajamouli's magnum opus, Baahubali series. P...


Droves of people stop by Pulse nightclub one year after shooting

Community members gathered at Pulse nightclub early Monday to pay their respects to the 49 people who were killed in the deadliest shooting in modern US history...


Polanski's victim begs court to end rape case

Samantha Geimer , foreground, appears before Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Scott Gordon at a motion hearing in Los Angeles on Friday, June 9, 2017 . G...


'Dear Evan Hansen' wins best musical at 2017 Tony Awards

Perhaps the least surprising award of the night went to Bette Midler for her lead turn as Dolly Levi in " Hello, Dolly ! ", which also was named best play...


"Dear Evan Hansen" Came Out On Top At The Tonys

Earlier, Minchin missed out on the original score Tony Award for Groundhog Day . " Dear Evan Hansen ", starring 23-year-old Ben Platt in a breakout - and...


Late victor as Blues beat Lions in Auckland

Gatland's side are without injured skipper Sam Warburton , who has a slight ankle strain, as well as Wales duo Ross Moriarty (back) and Dan Biggar (head). Gatl...


After hours on the stand, Cosby accuser sticks to her story

Cosby, one of the towering figures of USA popular culture in the second half of the 20th century, was once adored by millions as "America's Dad" for his seminal...


Katy Perry opens up on livestream about suicidal thoughts

Right now, Katy is just about to kick off speaking to a scientist, Neil. "For a long time I didn't feel like old Katheryn Hudson from Santa Barbara was anyt...


The Cup repeat drought is easily an National Hockey League record

Matt Murray celebrated his second Stanley Cup win after defeating the Predators during Game 6. Penguins closed the matchup with the Nashville Predators wi...


Modi, Ghani agree for concerted efforts to fight terrorism

The Prime Minister further said that India appreciates China's support for its accession to the SCO and wishes to strengthen cooperation with China under th...


Peacock takes out $500 in wine after crashing liquor store

Tha is when the hilarity ensued, Mr Ghanem said . "He was trying to get it with the fishing net, and (the bird) jumped on the first wine bottle ". Well, I h...


Cosby defense rests case; comedian doesn't testify

The aging Hollywood icon is charged with drugging and molesting a young woman he befriended through his alma mater, Temple University, in 2004. Though origina...


Tony Awards: 'Dear Evan Hansen' wins best musical

Nixon was named best featured actress in a play for a revival of Lillian Hellman's "The Little Foxes," about a greedy southern family's underhanded business...


Trump Says He'd Testify That Comey Lied About Loyalty Demand

House Intelligence Committee Chairman Mike Conaway, a Texas Republican, and Representative Adam Schiff of California, the top-ranking Democrat, announced after ...


Speller from Gray is flawless in early rounds at national spelling bee

The 90th Scripps National Spelling Bee started with 291 spellers on Tuesday at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center in National Harbor, Maryland....


Everything you need to know about Microsoft's new console

During its E3 press conference today, Microsoft revealed that Xbox One's backwards compatibility will soon be expanding. Every game was shown running in 4K ...


Allu Arjun turns emotional and delivers stunning speech at DJ audio launch

The second trailer was revealed during the audio launch of the film at Hyderabad on Sunday night. There are various shades in Allu Arjun's character in DJ. Th...