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Tentative times as European Central Bank holds rates

The ECB said that it expects policy rates to remain "at present levels" for an extended period of time, and well past the horizon of the net asset purchases. ...


New Trailer and Poster Arrive for Annabelle: Creation

And with the release less than two months away, Warner Bros . started to build up the hype for the film this week with the release of new images and a theat...


PM Narendra Modi takes part in third International Day of Yoga

Around 200 Chinese and Indian participants then carried out the Common Yoga Protocol, followed by a spectacular display of advanced yoga poses by 20 young India...


Spicer Won't Comment on His White House Future

We are always looking for ways to seek a better job of articulating the president's message and his agenda. "The president has said he will make an announce...


Valedictorian's mic gets cut when speech starts criticizing school administrators

However, the 18-year-old said the student council had little influence over what happened in the school. 'I got my point across and them cutting the microphon...


Pro golf: Steve Stricker makes US Open cut on the number

Jamie Lovemark and J.B. Paul Casey is one of the joint leaders after an up and down round of one under par, he took an eight on the par-5 14, but bounced ba...


Highlights from the testimony of Bill Cosby's chief accuser

She said she woke up the next morning, and quietly went to work. Constand says Cosby, whom she considered a mentor, plied her with pills and wine before se...


Gal Gadot Filmed 'Wonder Woman' While Five Months Pregnant

Directed by Patty JenkinS " Wonder Woman " seems to have hit a sweet spot for American audiences. I mean, it's handsome and powerful, and also so sad, because...


Voting In 6th District Race Going Smoothly, Official Says

Stay with Mic for live updates, including dispatches from staff writer Will Drabold, who is on the ground in Georgia at Ossoff's Election Night watch party. T...


Pakistani twitterati troll Rishi Kapoor after Champions Trophy win

The classy left-hander had a significant Champions Trophy where he scored 128 against England in the first game and followed it up with a courageous 95 agains...


Trump faces knife-edge congressional vote — Georgia election

Her win comes after losing bids for governor in 2010 and the Senate in 2014, and it builds on a business and political career she built after leaving an abusive...


Man Utd manager Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud by Spanish authorities

He was alleged to have defrauded the tax authority for a sum of 14.7 million Euros. In 2015, El Confidencial report that Ronaldo paid 5.6 million euros ...


Coroner: Carrie Fisher had cocaine, heroin in system at time of death

Coroner's officials ruled Fisher died from sleep apnoea and a combination of other factors. "I am not shocked that part of her health was affected by drugs", ...


Geographic analysis: Amazon and Whole Foods footprints are remarkably similar

Tracking shopper data to offer more targeted deals is seen as a critical advantage in the competitive grocery industry. "It's too early to talk about how bene...


US Shoots Down Pro-Syrian Drone

On June 8, an F-15E Strike Eagle shot down another Shahed 129 after the drone released a munition on coalition forces patrolling near Tanf, where the Uni...


Tight finish seen in Atlanta congressional race, Trump weighs in

Tuesday on MSNBC, Georgia Democratic congressional hopeful Jon Ossoff , who is running against Karen Handel , the Republican nominee, in a special electi...


Beyonce And Jay Z's Twins Have Arrived

As we've previously reported , sources close to the couple confirmed to People late Saturday evening that the twins had been born. According to Inquistr , i...


Adam West tribute: Bat signal lights up LA

Note for non-comic book nerds: the Bat-signal is used by police forces in the fictitious Gotham City to summon Batman . For those unaware, the world said goo...


Shiv Sena puts BJP in quandary

It said the Sena will take a "final decision" on Kovind in the meeting of its party leaders scheduled in Mumbai on Tuesday. If the Shiv Sena were to refuse ...


Turkish president slams US charges for guards

However, a $1.2 million sale of small arms to Turkish security forces has been stalled in the wake of the melee that injured at least nine demonstrators. Men in...


Michael Bay Still Coy About Transformers' Future

In a one out of four-star review , USA Today's Brian Truitt writes that the film "reaches new levels of badness". Now we are to believe that Transformers h...


US shoots down pro-regime drone in Syria

Following the fighter jet's downing, Moscow suspended an incident hotline meant to prevent confrontations in Syria's crowded air space, and warned it could co...


Death toll in London tower fire rises to 58

Scotland Yard has said the rescue operation by emergency services on the site will take weeks and the death toll is also expected to rise further, though not al...


US Sends Supersonic Bombers in Show of Force Against North Korea

Bae went home in November 2014 after a secret mission by the USA intelligence chief at the time, James Clapper, secured his release, as well as that of Mathew M...


Bill Cosby: What's next for the comedian

Cosby , 79 and almost blind, is charged with three counts of aggravated indecent assault in connection with his encounter with accuser Constand; if convicted ...


'Dear Evan Hansen' and 'Hello Dolly' Win Big at Tony Awards

Best leading actress in a musical: Bette Midler , Hello, Dolly! Michael Aronov was a surprise victor for his lively featured actor performance as an Israel...


Cosby's accuser says she was drugged, groped; "I was frozen"

Johnson told a similar story about Cosby in 1996, when she gave sworn testimony as part of a workers' compensation claim, lawyer Joseph Miller testified Tuesd...


Netanyahu warns Iran: 'Don't threaten Israel'

The Iranian Revolutionary Guards said in a statement that it fired missiles from a base in western Iran hitting the headquarters of "Takfiri terrorists" in ...


A look back at the Confederations cup first round games

FIFA said its disciplinary committee chairman, Anin Yeboah , had warned "the Mexican Football Federation for the misconduct of a small group of Mexican fans i...


Cosby jurors zero in on pills he gave accuser

On Tuesday, the jury reviewed more than a dozen passages from a deposition Cosby gave last decade, listening to excerpts on a wide range of topics, from Cosby...


Trump calls Warmbier's death 'total disgrace'

An autopsy could confirm what doctors already suspect in the young man's case - that Warmbier experienced extensive brain injury - and potentially also offer s...


Johnny Depp $75m movie salary revealed in frantic emails with financial advisers

The stunning revelations, reported by deadline , show just how perilous his finances had become and the extreme lengths he was willing to go to salvage the sit...


China has not worked out on North Korea

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday he had spoken with Warmbier's family and praised them as "incredible". He said that if Trump could resolve the ...


Selena Gomez's Coach Campaign Has The Internet Buzzing

Last December, Coach forged a wide-ranging partnership with Gomez . In the following months, the actress and singer was seen wearing Coach pieces, from a g...


'Avatar' Sequels Add 'Game of Thrones' Actress Oona Chaplin

Chaplin, the granddaughter of film icon Charlie Chaplin, recently starred in FX's Taboo alongside Tom Hardy. During 20th Century Fox's CineEurope presen...