• Basquiat painting fetches record $110.5M at auction
Basquiat painting fetches record $110.5M at auction

Eventually the bidding war was won by Yusaku Maezawa , a Japanese entrepreneur and art collector. Maezawa said he plans to loan the work to institutions around the world before making it one of the centerpieces of a museum he has created in his hometown of Chiba, Japan.

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  • Dramatic Video Captures Sea Lion Dragging Girl Into Water
Dramatic Video Captures Sea Lion Dragging Girl Into Water

A man, believed to be a family member, jumps after her and brings her back to the embankment amid screams by bystanders. He also said he's happy to hear that no one was injured in the incident . The crowd applauds as the animal comes closer, but as the girl approaches the edge of the dock, the sea lion leaps from the water, grabbing her dres...

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  • 71-Year-Old Cher Slays Billboard Music Awards Wearing Basically Nothing
71-Year-Old Cher Slays Billboard Music Awards Wearing Basically Nothing

I'm, like, a year away from a Celine tat", Drake tells Dion in the clip, gesturing toward the left side of his torso. For the first number, Cher sported a glitzy, barely there ensemble with sliver boots and a white wig. Under a glittering chandelier and dressed in a Met-worthy white gown, Dion wowed the audience with her performance and earned ...

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  • Company faces backlash for pulling Hannity ads
Company faces backlash for pulling Hannity ads

Meanwhile poor Seth Rich's family had to see their late loved one's name dragged through the mud as a scapegoat (or scapedonkey in this case). Hannity continued to peddle the theory on his Twitter account after the retraction, but he later bowed to the pleas of Rich's family and said he will stop discussing the matter for now.

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  • Big Bang Theory spin-off: Meet Young Sheldon in trailer
Big Bang Theory spin-off: Meet Young Sheldon in trailer

We meet Sheldon's God-fearing mother Mary Cooper , played by Zoe Perry , who helps her genius boy navigate through life as he heads into the 9th grade at a very young age (the usual age for that year group is 14-15). and Criminal Minds shifts to 10 p.m. At 10:00 PM, Shemar Moore returns to CBS in the new action-packed drama S.W.A.T. T...

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  • Father: 'Betty Shelby got away with murder'
Father: 'Betty Shelby got away with murder'

The verdict drew a sharp response from the Crutcher's father. "Terence's hands were up". Their father, Joseph Crutcher, said the verdict was unjust. As she turned back to her patrol auto, she saw Crutcher walking toward her, she testified . " So in the end, he caused his own ", Shelby said . That big bad dude was a son.

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  • Will Smith Comes to the Defense of Netflix at Cannes
Will Smith Comes to the Defense of Netflix at Cannes

NEW chief Kim Woo-taek said the movie will have an open run. "It is the kind of a movie that includes various complicated satires", Bong explained. As for North American and European screenings, Ted Sarandos, COO of Netflix, said Okja will be available in select US and United Kingdom theaters.

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  • Francesco Totti: 'Genoa game will be my last in a Roma shirt'
Francesco Totti: 'Genoa game will be my last in a Roma shirt'

Totti has not hidden his hard relationship with Roma coach Luciano Spalletti , who has used Totti mainly as a last-option substitute. "Roma-Genoa, Sunday May 28 2017, the last time I'll be wearing the Roma shirt". The former Italy worldwide, who was capped 58 times, has won one Serie A title and two Italian cups with the Giallorossi , as ...

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  • All BA flights out of London grounded
All BA flights out of London grounded

The airline said it was "extremely sorry" for passengers' inconvenience and was working to resolve the problem as soon as possible. "The system outage has also affected our call centres and our website but we will update customers as soon as we are able to".

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  • British Airways cancels most flights from London
British Airways cancels most flights from London

BA said passengers should not travel to Heathrow or Gatwick for the remainder of Saturday, and should contact the airline for rebooking or refund. "It's a complete nightmare". Heathrow, Britain's biggest airport with over six million travelers passing through per month, said it was "working closely" to resolve the problem.

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  • Game of Thrones season 7 spoilers: Emilia Clarke, Peter Dinklage more present
Game of Thrones season 7 spoilers: Emilia Clarke, Peter Dinklage more present

There's so much for the show to wrap up, but this certain backs up the assertion by stars Kit Harington and Nikolaj Coster-Waldau that the pace for season seven will pick up immensely. But now the rumors about season 8 have been confirmed: With just six episodes, the final season is going to be very , very short . The hype surrounding Seaso...

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  • Tom Cruise Confirms 'Top Gun' Sequel: 'It's Definitely Happening'
Tom Cruise Confirms 'Top Gun' Sequel: 'It's Definitely Happening'

Still got the moves! The film, directed by Tony Scott , co-starred Val Kilmer , Kelly McGillis and Anthony Edwards. Tom Cruise confirmed a sequel to his 1986 hit Top Gun is nearly ready for takeoff and declared that filming would start soon.

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  • Bella Thorne ditched by Scott Disick in Cannes
Bella Thorne ditched by Scott Disick in Cannes

The ill-fated lovers' French fling has gone down in flames after Disick was spotted canoodling with an ex and a British model just days after making waves with the 19-year-old " Famous in Love " actress. So why is Kourtney so fond of dating much younger men, but finding fault with Scott for dating younger women? Meanwhile, a HollywoodLife repor...

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  • Immigration officers detain man whose prison term was cut
Immigration officers detain man whose prison term was cut

A day after a judge ordered Rene Lima-Marin's release from prison, Lima-Marin is back in custody - this time with Immigration and Customs Enforcement. President Donald Trump has been critical of his predecessor's moves to improve relations with the Castro government and promised to re-evaluate the agreements with Cuba.

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  • Warriors favoured over LeBron and Cavaliers in the Finals
Warriors favoured over LeBron and Cavaliers in the Finals

There is some truth to both arguments, but the fact of the matter is these teams aren't almost as bad as they're perceived to be after LeBron gets through with them and he deserves credit for such consistent and interminable dominance that doesn't appear to be reaching its climax anytime soon.

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  • Celebrities turn out for funeral of rock icon Cornell
Celebrities turn out for funeral of rock icon Cornell

Other mourners spotted at the service included Joe Walsh, Dave Grohl , Jane's Addiction frontman Perry Farrell, actor Josh Brolin and guitarist Tom Morello , who performed with Cornell in the supergroup Audioslave . "He was just really excited about this specific idea that we were going to do", Laffitte continued, speaking about Cornell's perf...

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  • More arrests over Manchester bombing as United Kingdom raises terror alert
More arrests over Manchester bombing as United Kingdom raises terror alert

United Kingdom police have identified 22-year-old Salman Abedi as the individual they suspect of having perpetrated the attack. As reported by Business Insider on Tuesday, the bomber's name, the body count, and the method of detonation all emerged in the U.S.

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  • Some women-only screenings planned for 'Wonder Woman'
Some women-only screenings planned for 'Wonder Woman'

Some moviegoers called out the theater for separating men from women and asked if male-only screenings were in the works. The theater had a ideal response on how they showed the " Entourage " movie a few years ago. That includes female-only staff. People quickly reached out to the privately-owned theater chain to accuse it of promoting inequali...

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  • Charity screenings of Bond films to pay tribute to Sir Roger Moore
Charity screenings of Bond films to pay tribute to Sir Roger Moore

A large part of his charm is that Moore never set out to be an actor. Still, being first also is a considerable leg up. Brushed and spruced, and Connery's Bond had transformed into a creature of false levity of more advanced years, able to dismantle, among other things, a bomb dressed in a clown's outfit.

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  • After Manchester attack, Ariana Grande cancels Dangerous Woman tour dates in Europe
After Manchester attack, Ariana Grande cancels Dangerous Woman tour dates in Europe

Manchester police hope to resume intelligence sharing soon, but are furious with a story in the New York Times that included photos of the crime scene, the BBC reported , without saying where it got the information. Her French counterpart Gerard Collomb said he had links with Islamic State and had probably visited Syria as well. The Manche...

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  • Ex-Senate staffer: Hall of Fame pitcher Jim Bunning has died
Ex-Senate staffer: Hall of Fame pitcher Jim Bunning has died

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., said in a statement that Bunning "rarely shied away from a new adventure". As a member of the Phillies , Bunning pitched the seventh flawless game in Major League Baseball history on Sunday, June 21, 1964, against the New York Mets.

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  • Montenegro's Markovic Shrugs Off Trump Shoving Incident At NATO Summit
Montenegro's Markovic Shrugs Off Trump Shoving Incident At NATO Summit

When Trump tried to lighten the mood with a joke about NATO's gleaming new home base - "I never asked once what the new NATO Headquarters cost" - there was no laughter from his counterparts. For better or worse, Trump would refuse to cede power to the European leaders. An anti-terror coordinator may also be named. Praise was always going to b...

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  • Will Baywatch Movie Get A Sequel?
Will Baywatch Movie Get A Sequel?

There is a reason for that. ( Kelly Rohrbach ) and Stephanie ( Ilfenesh Hadera ), must get to the bottom of this beachside mystery before it's too late. Yes, Dwayne has admitted calling Priyanka from different nick names on Baywatch sets, "SIZZLER" being one of them. However, he clarified that, in addition to gross-out jokes, there would story-...

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  • Goods and Service Tax rates: 83 services exempt, 13 in 5% slab
Goods and Service Tax rates: 83 services exempt, 13 in 5% slab

Services of five star hotels, race clubs and cinema as well as betting and gambling, regarded as "sin services" will attract 28 per cent slab. India fixed four categories of taxes for services such as transport, entertainment and banking services on Friday, taking a step closer to meeting a July 1 deadline for the rollout of the country's bigge...

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  • Ringling Bros. shuts down the big top
Ringling Bros. shuts down the big top

Iverson then led the crowd through the circus tradition of singing "Auld Lang Syne". You can also watch a live stream of the show beginning at 6 pm CST on Ringling.com, Facebook live or YouTube . Created in 1995 by Ringling, the facility focuses on the care and study of Asian elephants - an endangered species that it had used in its shows. ...

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  • Tulsa officer not guilty in fatal shooting of unarmed black man
Tulsa officer not guilty in fatal shooting of unarmed black man

Crutcher can be seen slowly walking from the edge of a street north of Tulsa toward his vehicle, which police said had been reported abandoned at about 8:36 pm local time and left running in the middle of the road. " Betty Shelby murdered my brother, and after she murdered my brother all of the officers involved with the Tulsa Police Departmen...

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  • 1500 feet of California highway blocked by slide
1500 feet of California highway blocked by slide

The highway is the main artery running through Big Sur , a picturesque stretch that is a major tourist attraction. State road officials plan to wait for the immediate slide danger to pass before going back to start figuring out how to strengthen the hillside and rebuild and reopen that part of the road, he said.

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  • Army foils attack by Pak's BAT, two militants killed
Army foils attack by Pak's BAT, two militants killed

Army sources said the two armed intruders infiltrated from a Pakistani post which is 200 metres from the LoC in the area. There is no evidence that the UNMOGIP military observers were targeted by the gunfire. Its actions along the LoC may be not in public domain, but the Indian Army has been bearing its brunt for long. The deceased were later ident...

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  • A 'Pirates' life for Depp as he sets sail in fifth film
A 'Pirates' life for Depp as he sets sail in fifth film

With Dead Men Tell No Tales marking another supposed "end" for the franchise, producer Jerry Bruckheimer talks about the future of POTC and why it will only be kept alive as long as they have Depp. He also gets deeper into character than most " Pirates " movies dare to, particularly with Scodelario's smart and spunky Carina, who is easily the...

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"Baywatch" sequel already in the works

With Johnson at the forefront of other massive blockbusters like Fast and Furious , the upcoming Jumanji , and solo supervillain movie Black Adam , the world's best paid actor would have his hands full. Aside from the duo of Johnson and Efron, Kelly Rohrbach , who stars in Baywatch as C.J. Parker, the role made famous by Pamela Anderson, ...

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  • Stars turn out for lavish French Riviera AIDS fundraiser
Stars turn out for lavish French Riviera AIDS fundraiser

We Cannes even get over the awesome looks at the amfAR Gala , as everyone from Bella Hadid to Hailey Baldwin rocked the red carpet in unbelievable gowns - in fact, we're having a hard time deciding which look we loved most! Even though she probably intended for her look to be leggier than usual (if you got em, flaunt em), she likely didn...

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  • Katie Hopkins sacked by LBC
Katie Hopkins sacked by LBC

Staff at LBC "cheered and applauded" when they received the news that colleague and professional foul mouth, Katie Hopkins, had been sacked . Politically-outspoken comedian Russell Brand responded to the news of the sacking on Twitter , writing: "Trivial maybe in these hard times but Haty Kopkins banishment is a small, moral victory if no...

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  • Corbyn blames terrorism on Britain, claims prime minister
Corbyn blames terrorism on Britain, claims prime minister

Yakobi, who was born in Afghanistan, said his community was mercilessly attacked by Islamic terrorists in Pakistan, one of the countries where he lived before arriving in Britain. Home Secretary Amber Rudd late Thursday said tackling terrorism "isn't about those pure numbers on the street". Asked if he had ever urged the IRA to end its murderou...

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  • Third 'Star Wars' anthology movie to be revealed in June
Third 'Star Wars' anthology movie to be revealed in June

As early as filming for The Empire Strikes Back , George Lucas has been talking about this movie with Mark. Commemorating yesterday's milestone anniversary of the Star Wars saga, Vanity Fair unleashed an fantastic spread of photographs taken by the legendary Annie Liebowitz as well as some brand new details about the upcoming film.

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  • Attack on bus carrying Christians in Egypt
Attack on bus carrying Christians in Egypt

Attacks on Christian homes, businesses and churches subsequently surged, especially in the country's south, the heartland of Egypt's Christians. The latest attack came after jihadists had threatened more strikes against the Copts, who make up about 10 percent of Egypt's 90-million population.

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