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Malaysia Airlines jet diverted in Australia over bomb scare

After the arrest , police learned that Marks apparently had a history of mental illness. Australian police said Marks had just been released from psychiatr...


Trump's Speech On Paris Climate Agreement Withdrawal, Annotated

Even Darren Woods, chief executive officer of oil giant Exxon Mobil, reportedly wrote a personal letter to Mr Trump last month, saying the U.S. was "well positi...


Oxford English Dictionary Adds 'Stan' From Famous Eminem Song

Its accompanying video - which starred Eminem , Dido and Devon Sawa as " Stan " - brought the rapper's vivid (and fictional) tale of an obsessive fan trying in...


Everything you need to know about the Paris Agreement

And if we can, that's great. "If we can't, that's fine", he added. By that, President Trump meant Thursday. Ford spokeswoman Christin Baker said on Thursday...


Three Mile Island Power Plant needs bailout or it will close

The closing of the central Pennsylvania nuclear plant would effect 675 workers directly employed there and another 1,500 local union workers under contracts, ...


What we gathered from Vanity Fair's 'Star Wars

May 25, 2017, will mark the 40th anniversary of Star Wars' first ever theatrical release . The article, which you can read here, features interviews with...


BDS Strikes Again - This Time in Lebanon

Wonder Woman is not a ideal movie , mind you, but a good one . We had a different director on at that time , and that director-which was OK'd by the studi...


Israeli finance minister holds rare West Bank meeting with Palestinian PM

The "stringent" restrictions on movement and economic activities are also cited by the International Labour Organization ( ILO ), where the Director-General eac...


Video shows Chris Cornell's last performance hours before death

Cornell's representative Brian Bumbery made a statement to the Associated Press that his death was "unexpected" and "sudden" and that Cornell's wife an...


Security concerns over Trump's phone use

CNN's correspondent Him Acosta said reporters make mistake, while Baker accused Spicer of blowing the incident out of proportion. The news comes amid a se...


Samardzija knocked out early, Giants fall to Nats

Both Harper , the leading All-Star vote-getter in the NL, and Strickland have made a decision to appeal and will remain eligible to play until the process is c...


Wonder Woman film faces calls for it to be banned in Lebanon

Wonder Woman does succeed where the handful of preceding DC films failed (at least in part) by not trying to wedge in any uncharacteristic foreboding, instea...


US Box Office Had Worst Memorial Day Weekend Since 1999

The lighthearted story of a band of misfit space adventurers - played by Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Bradley Cooper and Vin Diesel - has taken in US$340.5 million...


Star Wars Legends characters who aren't canon (but should be)

Ford bowed out of the series as his character was killed off in 2015's " The Force Awakens ", that rebooted the " Star Wars " franchise with a new trilogy of fi...


Champions Trophy | England v/s Bangladesh: Jason Roy to open for hosts

Captain Eoin Morgan had understandably mixed feelings as he reflected on an eight-wicket success - on the back of Joe Root's career-best 133 and half-centur...


'Bachelorette' contestant in hot water for racist tweets

The other tweets include statements such as, "Guys..." "Wait for it". One has the sense of shame to cover their racist ass faces", Garrett allegedly tweeted two...


Trump mulling decision on withdrawal from Paris Accords

From Chelsea Handler to Cher to Bernie Sanders to Mark Ruffalo to New York Mayor Bill De Blasio, notable names from the worlds of politics and show business ...


BTS make K-pop history at 2017 Billboard Music Awards

Vegas time) was actually pre-taped from the previous night. "I've got a love for you". As Huffington Post noted, even Dion was totally captivated by Cher ...


Why the Cavs will win the Finals

The Warriors already have two LeBron "stoppers", Draymond Green and Andre Iguodala . Kevin Love has emerged as the player LeBron James yearned to see a...


Manchester bombing: Ten remain in critical condition

Salman Abedi , the suicide bomber who killed 22 people in an attack during a concert in Manchester , was a business student who dropped out of university. Metr...


CNN Banner Blasts Clinton for Post-Election 'Excuses Tour'

It'll just be a long list of every American who either refused to vote for her, or voted for her but didn't do enough to get other people to vote for her. Mosco...


'Wonder Woman' banned in Lebanon because lead actress is Israeli

Pine, 36, who plays Wonder Woman's love interest, military pilot Steve Trevor, says Gadot's husband, Yaron Versano was also often on set and "couldn't be ha...


Mother of Portland stabbing victim urges Trump to condemn violence and hate

The word " Antifa " that he mentioned is typically used to describe people within this movement who are against nationalism and free speech. Gibson said one o...


Wenger signs new two-year Arsenal contract

We want to keep the strength we have and build on that. And as the Frenchman cavorted around Wembley during the lap of honour, the more optimistic Arsenal f...


Lebanese ministry bans 'Wonder Woman' because Gal Gadot is Israeli

However, the Fast and the Furious franchise and Batman vs. Superman were not previously banned , both of which also co-starred Gadot. In the run-up to Fr...


Troian Bellisario's Eating Disorder Inspired Her New Movie

Additionally, Ms. Bellisario gives her Pretty Little Liars fans a few insights into directing Aria Montgomery (Lucy Hale). Bellisario explained how the film...


Kevin Hart and TI team up for music comedy series, "The Studio"

T.I and Hart have teamed up quite a few times onscreen and in the booth. T.I. and Kevin Hart have joined forces for a new music-themed, office comedy seri...


Senate panel eager to hear from Comey, given OK to testify

The House intelligence committee said Wednesday it is issuing subpoenas for former national security adviser Michael Flynn and President Donald Trump's personal...


Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg delivers politically-driven Havard speech

The billionaire Zuckerberg on Thursday gave a commencement speech at Harvard , the University he dropped out of 12 years ago, and hackers had an interestin...


Trump to Withdraw U.S. From Paris Climate Accord

That said, the White House could easily have stayed in the Paris accord even as it opted not to pay into the climate fund or impose emissions cuts. Trump does...


Texas state lawmaker says he received racist calls after House floor scuffle

The approximately 300 protesters filled the chamber's viewing gallery just before the session was began at 10 a.m. Video captured by KVUE shows lawmakers push...


Lebanon seeks to ban 'Wonder Woman,' citing Israeli actress

Following and overwhelming positive first reaction to the film and favorable critics' buzz , reviews of Wonder Woman sing high praises for the origins mo...


Trump poised to pull out of Paris climate deal - U.S. media

In a slightly more cautious report , CBS says the president is expected to withdraw from the accord, but has also has discussed with senior White House staff...


Jared Kushner tries to pretend everything's normal

Dubke was a rare addition to the White House staff who was not previously associated with Trump, the Trump campaign, or the transition staff. Back channels c...


Drake Is Planning On Getting A Celine Dion Tattoo

Swapping her platinum wig for a huge, black curly one, Cher slipped into the sheer number to perform " If I could turn back time ". For her next performance...