• Soundgarden's Chris Cornell dies at 52
Soundgarden's Chris Cornell dies at 52

Rocker Chris Cornell is dead at age 52 just hours after a sold-out show in Detroit . Bumbery asked for privacy for Cornell's family. Soundgarden reformed in 2010 and was on a tour of the U.S.at the time of Cornell's death. As a solo artist, he also released four albums, recorded the theme for the James Bond movie Casino Royale and worked wit...

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  • Donald Trump ready to make 'fast decision' on new Federal Bureau of Investigation director
Donald Trump ready to make 'fast decision' on new Federal Bureau of Investigation director

Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer said his caucus has not yet made a decision on whether to withhold their votes, but added that the issue is being looked at as a way to ensure there is a thorough investigation of alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 USA election.

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  • Australian tax official charged in $123 million fraud probe
Australian tax official charged in $123 million fraud probe

The nine was arrested in police raids on Wednesday and will appear in court on Thursday on charges of conspiracy to defraud the government, dealing in the proceeds of crime and demanding money with menaces. All up, nine alleged syndicate members were arrested and charged. The assets include houses, jewellery, luxury cars, motorbikes, firearms and t...

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  • When Bella Hadid, Emily Ratajkowski had the same look at Cannes !
When Bella Hadid, Emily Ratajkowski had the same look at Cannes !

Bella Hadid and Emily Ratajkowksi are channeling the same style at Cannes. The Victoria's Secret angel sported a blush-hued Alexandre Vauthier gown that featured a sweetheart neckline, and thigh-high slit. Yet Hadid just brushed it off. The busty model flashed her assets for her 12.9 million Instagram followers, posing topless, wearing nothin...

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  • Daniel Radcliffe is an angel
Daniel Radcliffe is an angel

Seeing as Radcliffe has quite an impeccable track record when it comes to saving the world from malevolent forces, we couldn't think of a better angel for the job. Per the official press release, Wilson's God has apparently checked out of his heavenly duties to pursue his various hobbies full-time - leaving Craig to prevent the Earth's destructio...

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  • Colorado man to be freed early now detained by immigration officials
Colorado man to be freed early now detained by immigration officials

Rene Lima-Marin was serving a 98-year prison term for robbing two video stores in 1998. Lima-Marin started his prison term in April 2000, after being found guilty of multiple counts of kidnapping, burglary, aggravated robbery and - because a gun was used in the break-ins - use of a deadly weapon during commission of a crime.

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  • Grammys: James Corden Returning as Host for 2018 Show
Grammys: James Corden Returning as Host for 2018 Show

The singer's nearly sheepish delivery of the jokes endeared him the audience, who responded with cheers and laughter. "Hackers have stolen a copy of Pirates Of The Caribbean and they are holding it for ransom ..." "Help me, Jeffrey!" he said.

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  • Hamilton downs Vettel in Spanish GP thriller
Hamilton downs Vettel in Spanish GP thriller

Hamilton , a three-time world champion, won the race in 1:35:56.497, claiming the 55th win of his career, while Vettel came in second, just 3.490 seconds off the pace on Sunday, reports Efe. They then bought time by delaying Valtteri Bottas' first pit stop so he could hold up Vettel for a couple of laps. "He didn't give me much space, it wa...

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  • 'American Idol' to return to TV on ABC
'American Idol' to return to TV on ABC

Fingers crossed that, despite his new gig on Live With Kelly & Ryan , Seacrest is planning to return, too. "[The return] was news to me last week". Seacrest was such a huge part of show, and it's hard to imagine it without him. That season starts in September. Whether or not he returns, everything's been coming up roses for Seacrest.

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  • Acting FBI director undercuts White House on Comey firing
Acting FBI director undercuts White House on Comey firing

Trump addressed the crowd in a five-minute video, telling them their support will help Republicans keep control of the House next year and make gains in the Senate. But Trump's critics said the hiccups in his media operation were his own fault, and questioned his willingness to impugn the credibility of his own team members, who the president said ...

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  • Russia's Mail.ru says Ukraine sanctions won't affect targets
Russia's Mail.ru says Ukraine sanctions won't affect targets

The president of Ukraine banned four of the nation's most popular websites Monday with a new round of sanctions targeting Russian Federation over its 2014 annexation of Crimea and subsequent aggression. Kiev provided no evidence of Russia's involvement in the attack. But human rights groups have criticized Ukraine's decision to apply its sanct...

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  • Box Office Weekend: Guardians of the Galaxy Sequel Owns Box Office
Box Office Weekend: Guardians of the Galaxy Sequel Owns Box Office

Considering that the first film made a total of $333 million domestically over the course of twenty-five weeks, it should have no problem surpassing the first film's numbers. Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 was produced with an estimated budget of $200 million. Once the totals have been confirmed, Vol. 2 will hold the record for the 17th biggest ...

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  • Prince Philip steps down from public life
Prince Philip steps down from public life

His decision to retire from public life comes after a momentous six-year period for the Royal Family, from the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's wedding in 2011, the Queen's 90th birthday celebrations last year and the Queen becoming Britain's longest-reigning monarch, passing her great-great-grandmother Queen Victoria's record in September 2015.

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  • Handwritten Harry Potter prequel stolen in burglary
Handwritten Harry Potter prequel stolen in burglary

The manuscript is set a few years before the character Harry Potter is born, and follows his father James and godfather Sirius Black who get into some trouble with non-magic police officers. The card never came out of the box. Naturally, they manage to escape on broomsticks. Rowling herself has appealed to her legions of fans to not purchase the ...

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  • 'King Arthur' Opens to Disastrous $14.7 Million Debut Behind 'Snatched'
'King Arthur' Opens to Disastrous $14.7 Million Debut Behind 'Snatched'

Variety reported that Warner Bros. will have a shot to get back on its feet with the anticipated " Wonder Woman " hitting theaters June 2 and World War II movie " Dunkirk " on July 21. "I heard Guy Ritchie's " King Arthur " and I thought, 'That's a brilliant idea, ' and I just sort of saw it right away and wanted to be a part of it", said Hun...

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  • Miley Cyrus won't do Hannah Montana reboot
Miley Cyrus won't do Hannah Montana reboot

During her visit at 92.3 AMP Radio in NYC, Miley revealed that she will be returning to The Voice for the show's 13th season, and she's bringing a familiar face along for the ride - dear ol' dad. "I had to break free". The 24-year-old singer played a game that required her to choose among three of her songs, "7 Things ", "The Climb", and " Wrec...

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  • Smackdown: Jinder Mahal lays a beating on Randy Orton before Backlash
Smackdown: Jinder Mahal lays a beating on Randy Orton before Backlash

The Maharaja has always been a fixture in the lower portion of WWE's card, but this represents his first real chance to mix it up with one of WWE's top guys for an extended period of time. Naomi turned her back on Carmella because of the ruckus outside, allowing Carmella to roll Naomi and pin the SmackDown Live Women's champion. Shinsuke Nakamu...

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  • Colbert responds to Trump's 'no talent' insult: 'I won'
Colbert responds to Trump's 'no talent' insult: 'I won'

And you have kids watching. 'The guy was dying. The President trashed his show and called it "dying" and "filthy" in a quote that will just blow you away! If only I had a nightly show to respond on.oh yeah, I do! Before wrapping his monologue, the "Late Show" host couldn't help but correct the ratings-obsessed president.

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  • Trump on Comey's firing: There's 'no right time to do it'
Trump on Comey's firing: There's 'no right time to do it'

Washington Post reported that the United States was not given permission to share the material with Russian Federation. Pressed by anchor Jake Tapper if he meant USA institutions were under assault internally from the President, Clapper responded, "Exactly".

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  • Trump Says He Might Name New FBI Director This Week
Trump Says He Might Name New FBI Director This Week

Trump, is aware that it is being recorded. Some opposition Democratic senators are suggesting they will not confirm Comey's successor until a special prosecutor is appointed to carry out an independent investigation of Russian interference in the election that was aimed at helping Trump defeat his Democratic opponent, former U.S.

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  • Melissa McCarthy, Alec Baldwin reprise Spicer, Trump 'SNL' roles in 'makeout' sketch
Melissa McCarthy, Alec Baldwin reprise Spicer, Trump 'SNL' roles in 'makeout' sketch

The press secretary demures. "I had a good run!" There's been one silver lining to the Trump administration so far: It has given us some great comedy. He refuted the way the Post "falsely described the situation", according to Politico . Sensing that Huckabee Sanders was targeting his job, McCarthy's "Spicey" reappeared mid-press confere...

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  • With Xi at helm, China's new Silk Road promises trade and riches
With Xi at helm, China's new Silk Road promises trade and riches

China, surely, has more than enough money to spend and the country is read to splash it on the trillion-dollar Belt and Road (also known as Silk Road) projects, the centrepiece of a soft-power push championed by President Xi Jinping. "To get a procession of leaders coming and saying nice things in Beijing is very nice", said Gilholm, "but to actu...

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  • What is WannaCry ransomware?
What is WannaCry ransomware?

Microsoft has tried to convince companies to stop using SMBv1 for some time, as it has other problems aside from this flaw. Hackers do reuse code from other operations, so even copied lines fall well short of proof. Kaspersky said it was seeking to develop a decryption tool "as soon as possible". Russian President Vladimir Putin, noting the ...

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  • Phoebe Waller-Bridge puts an end to Doctor Who speculation
Phoebe Waller-Bridge puts an end to Doctor Who speculation

The 31-year-old actress - who received a Best Female Comedy Performance TV BAFTA for her performance in Fleabag on Sunday night - has landed a role in the highly anticipated sci-fi film and like all of the other cast members she has been told by Disney to not give away any spoilers.

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  • Terry: This could be one of the greatest seasons in Chelsea's history
Terry: This could be one of the greatest seasons in Chelsea's history

Nevin feels Chelsea ultimately fielded a B team against the Hornets and believes that out of all the sides in the Premier League only Manchester United are capable of doing the same. The manager has shown great confidence in me. Leaving me out of the side was probably a tough decision, but... the honesty, the respect and the communication has bee...

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  • Celtics take down Wizards 115-105; now face Cavs
Celtics take down Wizards 115-105; now face Cavs

Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas knows his top-seeded team will be considered the underdog against the Cavaliers in the Eastern Conference finals, but he believes Boston will continue to use that as motivation. Boston kept the lead throughout the final stanza, though Washington made it a close game; within four points twice. Horford scored 15 in 20 m...

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  • Trump defends his 'absolute right' to share information with Russians
Trump defends his 'absolute right' to share information with Russians

The Washington Post is reporting that Trump revealed highly classified information about Islamic State militants to Russian officials during a meeting at the White House last week. On the morning of Tuesday, May 16, after yet another colossally damaging story that he gave classified intel to top Russian officials Sergei Lavrov and Sergey K...

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  • Chris Soules Pleads Not Guilty to Leaving the Scene of Fatal Crash
Chris Soules Pleads Not Guilty to Leaving the Scene of Fatal Crash

The document also shows Soules is requesting a speedy trial. Kenneth died due to the crash, in which a auto Chris was driving allegedly rear-ended Kenneth's tractor and both vehicles landed in a ditch. According to court documents obtained by Us Weekly , Soules' lawyers' motion to dismiss the charge against him has been denied by a judge, who ...

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  • Enough proof that Pak army regulars mutilated Indian soldiers
Enough proof that Pak army regulars mutilated Indian soldiers

Foreign Office Spokesperson Nafees Zakaria, while reacting to Defence Minister Arun Jaitley's remarks, told Radio Pakistan that Pakistan has made it clear that no incident of mutilation of bodies of Indian soldiers has taken place. We saw that two Indian soldiers were beheaded by the Pakistani forces and their bodies were mutilated. Army Chief Ge...

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  • Hulu renews The Handmaid's Tale for season 2
Hulu renews The Handmaid's Tale for season 2

She totally sounds like one of those women who claims she doesn't "need feminism". "But at the same time , you're sitting there and watching your husband have sex with another woman right in front of you". The new regime, the Republic of Gilead , moves quickly to consolidate its power and reorganize society along a new militarized, hierarchical r...

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  • Walt Disney's (DIS)
Walt Disney's (DIS) "Buy" Rating Reaffirmed at Guggenheim

Heritage Investors Management Corp boosted its stake in Walt Disney by 2.5% in the third quarter. The hedge fund run by Philippe Laffont held 2.25 million shares of the television services company at the end of 2017Q1, valued at $255.26 million, up from 1.46M at the end of the previous reported quarter.

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  • Surprise tax increases in 2017 Australian budget
Surprise tax increases in 2017 Australian budget

Warning big banks to absorb a new tax, Treasurer Scott Morrison demanded they "pony up" to assist the government's budget fix. "Mr Speaker, tonight I announce a fair and responsible path back to a balanced budget". But in a bid to recover from Labor's campaign on Medicare, there will be a $10 billion "reinvestment" in health funding. "Over the ...

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  • 'King Arthur' flops, 'Guardians 2' still rules at box office
'King Arthur' flops, 'Guardians 2' still rules at box office

King Arthur star Charlie Hunnam has told how he still channels his "gangster" father to play tough-guy movie roles. The King Arthur legend is a timeless tale that has plenty of entertainment for modern audiences. has forgotten that he directed "Swept Away", but critics and connoisseurs of laughably bad movies haven't). "PECLB001453-topic.h...

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  • Young girl dies after jumping into Lake Michigan
Young girl dies after jumping into Lake Michigan

After about 45 minutes of searching, rescuers found a girl, believed to be between 12 and 13 years old. "Despite the best efforts the little girl pulled from the lake has passed away at St Francis Evanston", Chicago Fire spokesman Larry Langford tweeted Tuesday afternoon.

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  • Xi, new South Korean leader talk nuclear
Xi, new South Korean leader talk nuclear

The Prime Minister called Moon Jae-in to congratulate him on his election victory and to discuss the crisis around North Korea's nuclear weapons test programme. Asked in an interview with NBC News conducted on Thursday whether Moon's approach would mean a change in USA strategy, Trump replied: "He's more open to discussion".

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