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Drake breaks Adele's Billboard Music Awards record with 13

Ahead of a moment's silence, Imagine Dragons singer Dan Reynolds paid tribute to Cornell as a "prolific songwriter, a legendary performer, a singer who had a v...


Ariana Grande suspends the rest of her tour following Manchester attack

He said the 22-year-old sounded "normal" when the pair spoke five days ago and claims he was preparing to visit Saudi Arabia . He denied having ties to any o...


Liverpool beats A-League champions 3-0 before 72892 fans

Sydney FC vs Liverpool will kick off at 11am, or 8pm local time, on Wednesday, May 24. "Some of us got exhausted, some of us tried to sleep then you come he...


Montana's absentee vote turnout in the spotlight after Gianforte 'body slam'

Ryan would not say whether he and fellow House Republican leaders would agree to seat Gianforte should the candidate win but the Speaker suggested that t...


OPEC and other nations extend output cuts

In early December, oil producers outside OPEC , led by Russian Federation, agreed to reduce output by 558,000 barrels per day (bpd). On Thursday, a gatheri...


DOJ ethics experts clear Mueller as special counsel

John McCain , R-Ariz., questioned him about a Washington Post report that Trump allegedly asked him and Adm. Michael S. Rogers, head of the National Secur...


Trump's Muslim Ban Got Shut Down By Yet Another Court

Sessions says the Justice Department "strongly disagrees" and will continue to vigorously defend Trump's order. The court - based in Richmond, Virginia - sa...


Father of Manchester bomber arrested in Libya

May left for Brussels amid bitter complaints from British police and other security forces about leaks of sensitive material related to the investigation by U...


Tuesday forecast: Scattered showers in the afternoon

Heading into the holiday weekend, temperatures are warming but showers and possible thunderstorms threaten holiday plans. Sunday and Memorial Day will both ...


Kidman, Farrell call for more films made by women

Farrell is one to fall to the background quite easily and he is clearly dominated by women in this film, but the actor has, and continues to show more maturit...


Manchester attack: Beckham says United's Europa League win 'brings happiness'

Paul Pogba scored off a deflected shot in the 18th minute - the France midfielder pointed to the sky during his celebrations - and Henrikh Mkhitaryan added a...


Iconic "Bond" actor Sir Roger Moore dead at 89

Ewan McGregor has led tributes to fellow actor and Unicef ambassador Sir Roger Moore , who has died at the age of 89. Sir Roger Moore passed away in Switze...


Philippine troops bomb Islamist militants in residential neighbourhoods

Mr Trump told Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte Washington had "a lot of firepower over there", according to The New York Times , which quoted a transcr...


United Kingdom police stop sharing information on Manchester attack with USA after le

One British official told The Associated Press that police in Manchester have stopped sharing information about their bombing investigation with the US un...


Cannes Film Festival condemns 'attack on culture, youth and joyfulness'

Filmmakers Guillermo del Toro, George Miller, Alejandro Inarritu and many more were also there. On hand were Roman Polanski, David Lynch, Jane Campion, Ken Loac...


'Greatest Show on Earth' takes a final bow

A spokesman for the circus says homes have been found for the animals that were owned by Ringling, including the tigers, horses and camels. Feld made a decisi...


Sandra Bullock's Stalker Gets Five Years Probation

He was sentenced to five years probation, and ordered to continue mental health treatment at an in-patient facility. Corbett, 41, has received mental health e...


Dems Release Last Minute Attack Ad Against Alleged Choke Slammer

So, to review: A Republican candidate for Congress responded to a question about his health-care views by battering a reporter and then shamelessly lying to the...


United Kingdom police say 'obliged' to arrest Assange if he leaves embassy

Swedish Chief Prosecutor Marianne Ny said that the investigation could be reopened if Assange came to Sweden before the statute of limitations deadline for ra...


GLAAD reports slim increase in LGBTQ representation in film

GLAAD found the movies released by the studios' art house divisions-Focus Features, Fox Searchlight, Roadside Attractions, and Sony Pictures Classics-fared ...


Meghan Markle arrives as Prince Harry's date for Pippa Middleton's wedding reception

Whether you wanted to or not, it was hard to avoid Pippa Middleton's wedding yesterday. In addition to Duchess Kate , Prince George and Princess Charlot...


'Alien' Topples 'Guardians' From No. 1 Spot in Weekend Debut

Eighty this year, Scott lays claim to being the oldest filmmaker still tending a franchise. As Bloody-Disgusting reports, 20th Century Fox is already tout...


Alexandra Daddario Addresses Those Rampant Zac Efron Dating Rumors

It's lifeguards to the rescue! "We needed someone with weight as an actress, respect as a woman, with a sultry sexiness to her and then Priyanka Chopra came...


United Kingdom scolds USA 'friends' for leak of Manchester bomb intelligence

Security services believe the suspected bomber, Salman Abedi , was likely to have had help from others in staging the massacre that killed 22 people including ...


7th person linked to Manchester attack detained by police

The terror threat level in Britain was raised from severe to critical on Tuesday evening and armed police have began patrolling United Kingdom streets and p...


'Game of Thrones' Season 7 trailer debuts

Of course this may come as no surprise to fans. The end is nearly here, but the battle has just begun. Ahead of the premier date, which is scheduled for Ju...


Watch the new "Game of Thrones" season 7 trailer

Jon Snow whispers in voiceover, "The great war has begun". Of course this may come as no surprise to fans. For six seasons, Game of Thrones has deliver...


There's no life left in the 'Pirates of the Caribbean' franchise

Newcomers include Javier Bardem as Armando Salazar, Golshifteh Farahani as Shansa, Stephen Graham as Scrum, Kaya Scodelario as Carina Smyth, Brenton Th...


Dave Mustaine dedicates Soundgarden cover to Chris Cornell at gig

Nirvana, Pearl Jam and Alice in Chains were other bands to come out of the Northwestern grunge-rock scene at about the same time. Cornell pursued a solo car...


'Ozark' Trailer: Jason Bateman Stars in Netflix's New Dramatic Series

They're starting to seem like the Joker in The Dark Knight , setting fire to massive piles of cash in a darkened warehouse for no reason other than that they e...


Ben & Jerry's Bans 'Same-Flavor Scoops' in Australia

Still, the decision has garnered plenty of online support as well, and any activist worth their salt will tell you that even small stunts like this can sometime...


United Kingdom resumes intelligence-sharing after USA leak row

Authorities in Britain have become increasingly angered by United States leaks from the investigation, including the bomber's name on Tuesday and the photos of ...


Texas Aims to Pass Transgender Bathroom Law for Public Schools

Under it, transgender students at public and charter schools would not be permitted to use the bathroom of their choice, but could be directed to separate, sing...


Ex-tennis great avoids Qantas over same-sex marriage edict

Margaret Court ( pictured , center) is a celebrated Australian tennis player and not-so celebrated Christian pastor who's publicly condemned pro-gay airline Qu...


Vanity Fair Unveil Stunning Star Wars Cover Quartet

When Carrie Fisher passed away in December 2016, it was an enormous loss. It's a reminder of how much of Star Wars is great because of her, and how much we'...