• Prosecutors: Times Square driver wanted to 'kill them all'
Prosecutors: Times Square driver wanted to 'kill them all'

At 11:55 a.m. Thursday, 26-year-old Richard Rojas , a Navy veteran, was driving south on 7th Avenue when he slowed down, allowed traffic to pass, made a U-turn at 42nd Street, accelerated and started to strike down pedestrians, police said.

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  • Federal Bureau of Investigation probe moves into White House
Federal Bureau of Investigation probe moves into White House

Earlier Friday, the New York Times reported that Trump told visiting Russian officials in a May 10 White House meeting that he had fired Comey because "he was insane, a real nut job". The White House has disputed Comey's account of his February conversation with Trump concerning Flynn but has not offered specifics. The Senate and House intellig...

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  • US dollar slumps amid Trump uncertainty
US dollar slumps amid Trump uncertainty

But it was quickly back on the defensive in early European deals, trading flat on the day against the basket of currencies used to measure its broader strength and up just 0.2 percent from its lows against the yen and euro. Expectations increased that big crude exporters will extend output cuts to curb an inventory glut.Brent crude was up 2 percent...

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  • Chaffetz will resign, raising doubts about Trump probe
Chaffetz will resign, raising doubts about Trump probe

At a joint White House news conference with the President of Colombia, the President also had especially tough words for former Director James Comey , whom he fired just over a week ago, saying Comey was not the right person to lead the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

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  • Will Smith, Pedro Almodovar open testy Cannes Film Festival
Will Smith, Pedro Almodovar open testy Cannes Film Festival

At this year's festival Getty Images photographers will shoot over 500,000 images, ensuring every moment on and off the red carpet is captured. French theaters, which have strict rules regarding streaming service films, rebelled at the thought of a movie that won't play on the big screen winning the Palme d'Or - the biggest award in film next...

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  • Roger Ailes hit his head one week before he died
Roger Ailes hit his head one week before he died

She and Zachary and all of us are devastated by this loss, but we are also very proud to have had Roger Ailes and to have benefitted from his achievements. He left with the $40 million owed on his contract. "Our thoughts and prayers are with his wife Elizabeth and son Zachary ". Fox announced the news and aired a statement from his wife Eliz...

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  • King Arthur: Legend of the Sword reviews are pretty bad
King Arthur: Legend of the Sword reviews are pretty bad

Where do you think I want you? The retired soccer star has a cameo role in the Guy Ritchie-directed drama movie and Charlie has revealed he relished the experience of working with David, calling him a "humble" guy. Broadcaster Piers Morgan called his performance "Oscar-level excellent", going on to say "he could be the third Mitchell brother!" ...

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  • Hugh Jackman's secret? He didn't know wolverines are real
Hugh Jackman's secret? He didn't know wolverines are real

They apparently wanted to bring back Liev Schrieber's Sabretooth in Logan as a casino owner, but the idea didn't make it through the scripting stage. He told an interview this week: "I didn't even know there was a wolverine . And yet, I know there's always a possibility that either we find a story, or a situation comes along where you think, '...

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  • Spider-Man's Venom Spinoff Will Star Tom Hardy
Spider-Man's Venom Spinoff Will Star Tom Hardy

Hopefully this project will perform better than Sony's Spider-Man projects over the past several years. The talent attached is kind of all over the place in terms of quality, so I'm not really sure what to expect. Eddie Brock is the most popular and mainstream depiction of Venom , so that detail is unsurprising. Venom will not be part of t...

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  • Mamma Mia sequel in the works
Mamma Mia sequel in the works

Ol Parker, writer of The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, is set to write and direct. According to the studio's announcement, the sequel is set to feature Abba songs not featured in the original film, "along with some reprised favorites". Sources speculate that the film may focus on the lives of Meryl Streep , Colin Firth , and Pierce Brosnan's ...

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  • Judge declares Prince's 6 siblings the heirs to his estate
Judge declares Prince's 6 siblings the heirs to his estate

In a ruling made public Friday, Carver County District Judge Kevin Eide declared that Prince died without a will and that his sister, Tyka Nelson, and his five half-siblings are his rightful heirs. According to the Friday court filing, McMillan is serving as a business adviser to John R. Nelson, Norrine Nelson and Sharon Nelson. Tyka Nelson ...

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  • Irrfan Khan and AIB's hilarious take on popular internet memes
Irrfan Khan and AIB's hilarious take on popular internet memes

The film's producer revealed the news on Thursday. As in modern age, the success of anything is measured on the basis of how it is memed, and Team Hindi Medium went with a simple strategy to be viral. So it needs to reach a wider audience. He hoped that the film got tax exemption in other states as well. Schools will not be able to charge...

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  • DICE talks Star Wars: Battlefront 2 story
DICE talks Star Wars: Battlefront 2 story

We'll no doubt get an extended look at Battlefront 2's story at EA's Play event on June 10, so have your targeting computers locked on that date. "In the leadup to The Force Awakens , we had started to develop a series of new stories that were starting to fill in some of that gap in time".

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  • Danny McBride gets serious in 'Alien: Covenant'
Danny McBride gets serious in 'Alien: Covenant'

Since Guardians is in its third week, I'll say that Alien takes the top spot, with the A-Holes coming in right behind it at number two . I'm likely not the only person who thinks this. This is an interesting idea for Covenant to explore, and conceptually, it melds the evolution of those aliens and the android's obsessions fairly well.

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  • Mom producers Use Emmy Ad For Planned Parenthood Donation
Mom producers Use Emmy Ad For Planned Parenthood Donation

The pair are expected to make an appearance on " CBS This Morning " and have already started to encourage fans to donate to the non-profit family planning and health care organization on social media. Janney, a longtime advocate for the embattled group, says The Mominitiative furthers her family's support for the organization "for generations". "...

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  • Sachin Tendulkar receives Modi's blessings for film
Sachin Tendulkar receives Modi's blessings for film

The 44-year-old still remembers all the guidance and lessons his father and brother has given to him and those lessons have made Sachin the man he is today. He wrote that ‘jo khele, wahi khile and that is a strong message especially when you are a sportsperson. There were five World Cups in between. Tendulkar says that in the movie, he has revealed...

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  • Trump rails against 'single greatest witch hunt of a politician'
Trump rails against 'single greatest witch hunt of a politician'

As the controversy swirled in Washington , Trump had defiant words during a speech to U.S. Coast Guard Academy graduates in CT, complaining about media coverage and saying no politician in history "has been treated worse or more unfairly".

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  • Macron eyes legislative elections after landslide victory in French presidential polls
Macron eyes legislative elections after landslide victory in French presidential polls

Valls told RTL radio that France's Socialist party "is dead and behind us" and said he wants to join up with President-elect Emmanuel Macron's Republic on the Move. The National Front won an historic high number of votes in the second round and remains a threat. The En Marche! party will now be called Republique en Marche, or Republic on the ...

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  • Bella Hadid suffers wardrobe malfunction at Cannes Film Festival
Bella Hadid suffers wardrobe malfunction at Cannes Film Festival

On her way to the Cannes Film Festival, Deepika Padukone was photographed being driven in a vehicle and, later, escorted by heavy security to the red carpet. "In my home, Netflix has had absolutely no effect on what they go to the movie theatre to watch". French distributors have protested that two of this year's in-competition titles, Netflix's ...

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  • 'Sanghamitra' 1st Look Poster | Shruti Haasan Plays A Fierce Warrior
'Sanghamitra' 1st Look Poster | Shruti Haasan Plays A Fierce Warrior

Along with Shruti Haasan, Sangamithra also has "Jayam" Ravi and Arya in pivotal roles. Shruti is at the 70th Cannes International Film Festival to promote her upcoming trilingual magnum opus, Sangamithra , along with the entire team. "After having martial arts as part of my life early on, sword fighting was a whole new experience which was phy...

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  • Will Smith, Almodovar open a testy Cannes Film Festival
Will Smith, Almodovar open a testy Cannes Film Festival

Movie theater owners fear that Netflix will hit them where it hurts the most by breaking the classic window business model. Who is that - a celebrity photographer in the photographer pen at the first official photocall of the Cannes Film Festival 2017.

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  • Inmate Freed By Judge, Taken Into Custody By ICE
Inmate Freed By Judge, Taken Into Custody By ICE

The Colorado Department of Corrections said in a statement that Lima-Marin had been moved from the Fremont Correctional Facility in Cañon City to the Denver Reception and Diagnostic Center in preparation for his release, and that a Criminal Justice Information Services review determined he might have an Immigration and Customs Enforcement detainer....

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  • Fox fires panelist Beckel for racially insensitive remark
Fox fires panelist Beckel for racially insensitive remark

As Variety reports , in 2015, he was kicked off-air following back surgery. "I'm thrilled for the opportunity to go home again and join my television family around the table of The Five", added Beckel in January. Watters took over the center chair from longtime The Five co-host Eric Bolling, who stayed behind at 5 p.m.as co-host of a new show ...

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  • Fox News' Guilfoyle up for White House press secretary job
Fox News' Guilfoyle up for White House press secretary job

In her comments to the News , she seemed to be trying to force Trump's hand: "I'm a patriot, and it would be an honour to serve the country". Guilfoyle told the Mercury News that she has that type of relationship with Trump, whom she first met at a charity event when she moved to NY back in 2004.

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  • Depp once hooked up with woman in vehicle trunk
Depp once hooked up with woman in vehicle trunk

Lampooning the president on a weekly basis doesn't likely demand a big dose of method acting given Baldwin's far-left political views and his known distaste for Trump - it's more akin to art, such as it is, imitating life. Depp played him a year ago in a 50-minute " Funny or Die " parody called "The Art of the Deal: The Movie". While his amusing...

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  • Kim Kardashian hits 100 million followers on Instagram
Kim Kardashian hits 100 million followers on Instagram

Of another photo of the family, this one more candid, Kardashian writes on her site , "This was the first photo I posted on Instagram after taking a few months off social media". Let's take a look at some of her most popular pics so far. In the post on her site, she proceeds to give juicy, behind-the-scenes details of each photo: "We had Easte...

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  • Sweden drops rape probe against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange
Sweden drops rape probe against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange

Assange also faces a possible sealed US indictment against him. "The war, the proper war, is just commencing", a pale-looking Assange said told a crowd of reporters and a handful of supporters brandishing placards assembled under the balcony.

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  • Ryan downplays possibility of re-vote on ObamaCare repeal
Ryan downplays possibility of re-vote on ObamaCare repeal

Was this the plan all along, to pass the bill with no CBO score while guarding against the possibility that the score would doom the bill? President Donald Trump expressed surprise when leaders of several of these groups told him during a meeting in March that GOP leaders hadn't consulted them, according to several participants.

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  • Wizkid lands seven Billboard Music Awards nominations
Wizkid lands seven Billboard Music Awards nominations

If you don't have a TV login, you can still live stream the Billboard Music Awards - even for free. Thanks to the huge success of Drake's "One Dance", it seems like this is the year of Starboy at the Billboard Music Awards . Rapper Ludacris will co-host the 2017 awards show for fourth straight year alongside actress, Vanessa Hudgens, who repla...

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  • Angela Bassett cast in Mission: Impossible 6
Angela Bassett cast in Mission: Impossible 6

According to Deadline , the 58-year-old will play the CIA's director in the sure-to-be action-packed spy movie. Filming of the sequel began April 8 in Paris with Christopher McQuarrie directing from his own script. Angela Bassett , of FX Network's " American Horror Story ", arrives at the 68th Primetime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles, California Sep...

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  • DOJ appoints special prosecutor to take over Russian Federation investigation
DOJ appoints special prosecutor to take over Russian Federation investigation

That would surely include Trump's firing last week of FBI Director James Comey. Mueller served as Federal Bureau of Investigation director for 12 years until Comey succeeded him in 2013. In the 1990s, Democrats complained that independent counsel Kenneth Starr, who investigated President Bill Clinton, overstepped his authority. President Trump ...

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  • Key moments of Trump-Comey clash and what's come after
Key moments of Trump-Comey clash and what's come after

In the other letter , the committee asked McCabe for "any notes or memorandum" Comey prepared about any communications he had with senior White House or Department of Justice officials about Russia-related investigations. Democrats demanded an independent commission to dig into his firing of FBI Director James Comey, but Republican House Speaker P...

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  • Star Trek Discovery: Every Confirmed Character
Star Trek Discovery: Every Confirmed Character

Star Trek : Discovery marks the first Star Trek TV show in 16 years and is set a decade before Captain Kirk and Spock ventured out into the Enterprise. The next scenes are a montage of what seem to be events related to the rest of the series. The lavishly-produced clip includes a look at the sleek new starship bridge, the royal blue Starfleet un...

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  • 'I was a little bit surprised' over backlash against Comey's firing
'I was a little bit surprised' over backlash against Comey's firing

Trump told NBC's Lester Holt, "I was going to fire Comey" regardless of what the Department of Justice recommended, which conflicted with the White House's sketchy version of events. In this atmosphere, it's better for spokespersons to signal they are out of the loop. May 11, 2017: Trump, in an NBC interview, says he had been intending to fire Co...

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  • The CW Fall TV Schedule Puts Arrow On A New Night
The CW Fall TV Schedule Puts Arrow On A New Night

Not Returning: Frequency, No Tomorrow, Reign , and The Vampire Diaries . Christina Ochoa and Matt Barr star as two U.S. Army helicopter pilots who must return overseas to help rescue their comrade (W. It is shifting over to Thursdays where it will be reunited with Supernatural. " Dynasty ", from executive producers Josh Schwartz and Stephanie...

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