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$153.8m sale of Basquiat work sets records

Maezawa surpassed the benchmark he set for Basquiat's art with last year's $57.3 million acquisition of another of his 1982 " Untitled " paintings. Maezawa ...


Trump's wife keeps her head bare during Saudi Arabia visit

He appeared unaware the US embassy in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia , says the gesture is considered rude there; however, according to BuzzFeed , the advice is outdat...


Startling video shows sea lion snatching girl from pier

In an instant, the massive mammal shoots up, grabs her dress and pulls her into the water as people scream. The girl was pulled into the water by a seal when ...


Trump overseas as Russian Federation probe heats up — Sunday shows preview

Many Democrats believe that his announcement that he was re-opening the probe 11 days before the November 8 election cost Clinton the presidency. "(Rosenstein...


Charlie Hunnam Trained Like A Professional Athlete For King Arthur

Although Beckham's acting talent has come under heavy criticism, Ritchie says the former England captain is a "fabulous actor". "I knew that there were going ...


Pippa Middleton marries James Matthews - but where's Prince Harry's date?

Prince Harry is going to travel back to London after the morning's ceremony to pick up his girlfriend and then they're expected to make an appearance together a...


Behind the scenes look at Pippa Middleton's lavish wedding reception

Prince George dotted on his Princess Charlotte, reaching for her little hand as they waited inside the countryside church, with their elegant mother watching ...


USA democracy 'under assault by Donald Trump' after James Comey firing

In a second tweet, the president threatened to end press briefings. Sen. Burr, who chairs the Senate Intelligence Committee, also weighed in on Comey's firing...


Pippa Middleton ties the knot with James Matthews in 'almost royal' wedding

The newly-weds even employed "phone police" no enforce the rule and ensure not a single snap appeared in social media, reports the Mirror . The royal was pic...


North Korea's Unit 180, the cyber warfare cell that worries the West

North Korea , also known as the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), has vowed to develop a missile mounted with a nuclear warhead that can strike the ...


North Korea detains fourth United States citizen

The State Department said it would work with the Swedish embassy in Pyongyang, which handles American diplomatic interests with North Korea, to obtain more de...


North Korea fires ballistic missile

The analyst also said there's "pretty credible information" that North Korea is receiving help with its missile program from Iran. At the time, the missile wa...


After meeting PM Modi, Panneerselvam keeps everyone guessing about alliance with BJP

Mr. Maitreyan said in a reply to question of a private channel, Mr. Panneerselvam said party leaders would discuss and take a decision once the date for electio...


Thugs Of Hindostan inspired by Pirates Of The Caribbean? Aamir Khan responds

Film critic Taran Adarsh took to Twitter and wrote this. Also read: 4 reasons Dangal is roaring at China Box Office. With this very large total, Dangal ...


Sachin Tendulkar holds first screening of his movie for Armed Forces

He was dressed in the uniform, and was also presented with an award at the screening that took place in Delhi. "To give something new to the people, I have al...


Chelsea Manning Released From Military Prison Following Obama Commutation

Disciplinary Barracks at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, a free woman after President Obama commuted her sentence three days before he left office. The former mil...


Cornell's death leads to cancellation of rock fest

Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell has died suddenly at the age of 52, according to USA reports, saddening music fans the world over. "A full autopsy rep...


Deadwood actor Powers Boothe dies age 68 of natural causes

The late actor's friend Beau Bridges mourned the loss over Twitter . In 1980, #PowersBoothe's lead role in the film Guyana Tragedy: The Story of Jim Jones ...


Bomb scare forces evacuation at Cannes Film Festival screening

Movie stopped, ' IndieWire's David Ehrlich said. " Okja ", touted as a 21st century 'E.T.', is about a young country girl who tries to save her best friend,...


Trump denies asking Comey to quash Flynn investigation

WASHINGTON-A senior Justice Department official declined on Friday to answer House members' questions about a memo he wrote that the White House cited as ground...


Donald Trump claims White House has 'secret tapes'

Mr Comey has not commented since he was sacked but associates of his said they believed any tapes would validate Mr Comey's side of the story. It was during...


Cannes apologizes for projection snafu with Netflix's 'Okja'

Movie stopped, ' IndieWire's David Ehrlich said . But a clash between Netflix and French cinema owners may have already put it, and the other film purc...


Bobby Moynihan leaving 'Saturday Night Live' for CBS sitcom

According to Bayer's caption, writer and Weekend Update cohost Colin Jost wrote it. "Thank you SNL for 7 years of laughs, love and incredible memories", B...


Portugal WRC: Ogier leads Neuville ahead of final day

Sébastien Ogier leads Vodafone Rally de Portugal heading into the final day of competition, after trouble struck previous leader Ott Tanak . The Estonian M...


Condolences pour in for late Seattle rocker Chris Cornell

Ashley Zlatopolsky , a reviewer for Detroit Free Press , was present at Cornell's last gig. Cornell was 52 years old. "What I look forward to the most ...


Conservative manifesto underlines why we need a functioning executive

The Scottish Conservatives' manifesto said devolution allowed them to make "different choices" on social security matters and that the allowance would be prot...


Cloud Computing Pulls Upset Win At Preakness, Ending Triple Crown Hopes

Cloud Computing covered the 1 3/16 miles of the $1.5 million Middle Jewel of the Triple Crown in 1:55.98 and paid a handsome $28.80 to win , $8.60 to place ...


Stars to honour Chris Cornell at Billboard Awards after singer's death

The medical examiner has released a statement ruling his death as caused by suicide. After Cornell's death on Wednesday, Carrey tweeted a photo of the guita...


Saudi Arabia Announces $55 Billion in Deals With U.S. Companies

The White House bungled the president's stunning firing of FBI Director James Comey, who was overseeing a federal investigation into possible ties between Trump...


Netflix told their films should not win Cannes as festival opens

Netflix was not mentioned in name but the new rule is clearly aimed at the US-based company that is seen as a threat to the ancient business model that the film...


Will Smith and Pedro Almodovar Spar Over Netflix at Cannes

The only Indian entry at the festival a year ago was a documentary, "The Cinema Travellers", in the Cannes Classics section. The streaming service has been ...


Saudis to ink $154b arms deal as Trump kicks off visit

During the Obamas' visit, Trump tweeted, "Many people are saying it was wonderful that Mrs. Obama refusing to wear a scarf in Saudi Arabia, but they were insult...


Cleanup begins from Thursday's tornadoes in Kansas

The Storm Prediction Center has placed us under a marginal severe storm threat for the remainder of the day. The new storms could be a major disruption to c...


Riveting Deepika Padukone @ the French Riviera

During a video call with the Indian audience, Deepika spoke about the perception of Indian cinema to the global audience. The 31-year-old-actress took to Inst...


Bowie State student fatally stabbed on Maryland college campus

Police said the attack was random and unprovoked and that the victim and suspect didn't know each other. Police say the suspect has been taken into custody an...