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Pentagon tries to ease Turkey's concerns with arming Kurds

U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis told Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim on Thursday that Washington was committed to protecting its North Atlantic Treaty ...


ABC to Revive 'American Idol' in 2018

According to the pair, ABC has not yet determined who will run the show, host or serve on the panel of judges. Seacrest recently became the new co-host of Liv...


Emma Watson wins Best Actor at MTV Awards

According to the recent reports, the show business is ready for the gender-neutral awards like the MTV's one. All the Wild Fashion: Any MTV awards show ...


David Beckham a talented actor: Guy Ritchie

Which is somehow a good thing: Rather than a bone dry, boring version of King Arthur, we get this rock and roll version, which has elements of "300", "Mission...


India's April inflation at 3.85 pct y/y

The inflation rate is lower than a 4.79 percent annual rise forecast by economists in an global poll. "Lower food component will take a toll on consumer infla...


Nebraska, Iowa lawmakers have mixed reactions to Trump firing Comey

Ever since Comey was sacked, the White House has had to contend with the truth coming out in dribs and drabs from anonymous press reports , all pointing to the...


Trump meets Russia foreign minister amid Comey controversy

But he did not say that he also works for Tass, a Russian state-run news agency. The White House pointed to a memo written by a newly confirmed deputy attorney ...


Trump wants 'goddamned steam' catapults on new aircraft carriers

It takes up significantly less space on a ship than steam systems, and works by tapping into a redesigned turbine system that generates more power than those on...


Trump Threatens To Stop Holding Press Briefings

White House Deputy Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Wednesday that Trump fired Comey only after getting a recommendation from the Department of Justi...


United Kingdom labour leader's auto runs over BBC cameraman's foot

Asked to comment on Mr Baum's move, a national Lib-Dems spokesman said: "We are fighting for every vote to hold back the Tories and their hard Brexit agenda"....


Hillary Clinton reportedly had mixed feelings over Comey firing

On Tuesday night, in a written statement, the White House said Donald Trump fired FBI Director James Comey "based on the clear recommendations of both Deputy...


Trump Takes to Twitter to Defend Firing Comey

He said that while he received a scathing assessment of Comey's performance from Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein on Monday, that memo was not a catalyst ...


'Dance Moms' star sentenced to prison

She'll also be responsible for a fine of $40,000 and a $120,000 judgment. According to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Miller was must also serve two years of s...


No probe interference tolerated, acting Federal Bureau of Investigation head pledges

The White House and Vice President Mike Pence have said the president acted on the recommendation of Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Deputy Attorney General ...


Bieber's day out: Enjoys coffee, greets fans from his auto

Neelam Gill has represented internationally acclaimed brands at the runway, modelling for Burberry and Abercrombie & Fitch and also appearing on the cover of Vo...


Johnny Depp to star in 'Richard Says Goodbye'

Bardem explained how he also looked for advice on working with the stalwart Pirates star by turning to his wife, Penelope Cruz, who starred opposite Depp ...


Caitlyn reveals she hasn't spoken to Kim 'in a long time'

Then, she writes it with the clerk and they have to read what you wrote. Kim Kardashian's Paris robbery was in the works for a long time. "I love Kimberly...


President Trump Calls Ousted FBI Chief 'Showboat' in Lester Holt Interview

Schumer (D-N.Y.) excoriated the Trump administration for the mixed messaging surrounding Comey's firing and Rosenstein's role in it, noting on the Senate floo...


Ex-congresswoman guilty of taking money from sham charity

The charges she was found guilty of include conspiracy, mail fraud, wire fraud, federal tax-related crimes and hiding income she should have publicly reporte...


Acting FBI head undercuts White House claims on Comey, probe

Shelley Moore Capito of West Virginia. In firing Comey ( photo ), Trump said he knew he ran the risk he would "confuse people" and "lengthen out the investi...


Sanchez's goal keeps Arsenal's top-four PL finish alive

There were four players who have scored 20 goals in a Premier League season in an Arsenal shirt ( Ian Wright , Thierry Henry , Emmanuel Adebayor, Robin va...


Labour Party manifesto leaked : Corbyn plans to re-nationalize rails, Mail

LONDON (AP) - Britain's opposition Labour Party faced embarrassment Thursday after a draft of its platform for next month's election was leaked days before it...


Emma Watson wins the very first gender-neutral acting award

But major movie- and TV-driven award shows like the Golden Globes and Oscars still have gender-specific acting categories. Asia Kate Dillon defends her charac...


'Trumpcare' bill set to hurt Republicans

House Republicans are claiming a triumph by finally approving their centerpiece bill scuttling much of President Barack Obama's health care law. It's "Trumpca...


AP Story on Sinclair-Tribune Deal Cites Prof. Jeff McCall '76

Sinclair reached a deal to acquire Tribune Media , adding dozens of local stations to its line-up as well as superstation WGN's cable reach. "The Tribune st...


Fortune favours Modern Family renewed for series 9 & 10

There will be 22 episodes each of the two seasons, for a total of 44. There is now no premiere date for season nine of "Modern Family ". According to Deadlin...


Flynn associates subpoenaed in Russian Federation probe

She did not, however, recommend Flynn be fired, but stated hypothetically that had she stayed on as acting attorney general, she would have raised the issue aga...


Funko announce loads of new Star Wars products

Fan and company support combined means that the phrase "May the fourth be with you" is known to fans and non-fans all over the world. The franchise was launch...


White House Expected To Announce Voting Fraud Commission

The 15-member panel is also charged with pinpointing vulnerabilities "that could lead to improper voter registrations and improper voting, including fraudulent ...


Coach To Buy Kate Spade For $2.4 Billion

Commenting on the Kate Spade acquisition, Victor Luis, CEO of Coach, Inc. said, "Through this acquisition, we will create the first New York-based house of mo...


Partisanship a Strong Factor in Voters' Stance on Comey Firing

Acting FBI director Andrew McCabe and other top us intelligence officials are scheduled to testify before a congressional committee in a public hearing Thursd...


Michael Flynn issued with subpoena by Senate committee investigating Trump-Russia ties

Once it became publicly known that Flynn had discussed sanctions against Russian Federation with its ambassador to the US, Sergey Kislyak - contrary to the publ...


First Look At Sylvester Stallone In Guardians of the Galaxy 2 (Spoilers)

It's hard though to warmly recommend the film to non-fans due to too many in-jokes and a general sense of complacency in script and direction. His character, ...


Bieber rocks Mumbai in concert, wins hearts with tour of city

Bollywood heavyweights such as Alia Bhatt, Ayan Mukerji, Dia Mirza, Sonali Bendre and Arjun Rampal joined thousands of other screaming fans for the eagerly-anti...


Goldie Hawn and Kate Hudson in Custom Michael Kors

The actress beamed in a black blouse and Michael Kors leopard print lace trousers as she flaunted her new romance with former Chief guitarist Danny. She's als...