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Author: 0 'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2' rockets to No. 1

While the opening weekend is certainly a strong one, it did come slightly under projections. Comedy space romp Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2 had a massive opening weekend, grossing US$146.5 million (RM635.7 million) in the United States and Canada to follow last week's equally impressive foreign debut.

Arts&Culture Deckard returns in first full trailer for Blade Runner 2049
Author: 0 Deckard returns in first full trailer for Blade Runner 2049

Ryan Gosling stars as LAPD officer K in a futuristic setting which manages to eclipse the grim nature of "Blade Runner", set 30 years earlier in 2019. "I always told you you were special", she tells Officer K in the new trailer . Watch the full trailer for Blade Runner 2049 below. While we know we're back in Los Angeles and Leto's character looks to be making Replicants, that's the extent of the new information, coupled with the official synopsis outlined above.

Arts&Culture Ryan Seacrest is Kelly Ripa's new Live co-host
Author: 0 Ryan Seacrest is Kelly Ripa's new Live co-host

He also hosts a popular morning show on KIIS-FM in Los Angeles, anchors red carpet coverage and produces " Keeping Up with the Kardashians" for E!, and rings in New Year's Eve from Times Square for ABC. Minutes into the show, Seacrest tweeted , "So excited to join this show! @KellyRipa crushes every morning. one of my favourite people ever #livekellyryan ", he wrote.

Arts&Culture Raptors won't win until they can shoot threes
Author: 0 Raptors won't win until they can shoot threes

DeMar DeRozan delivered 37 points on 12 of 23 shooting, Jonas Valanciunas scored 19, Norman Powell added 13 points and Serge Ibaka chipped in with 12. "I still gotta support my team, gotta still try to be healthy, play tomorrow and go from there". The Raps had no answer and especially had no answer from the three-point line, cashing in on two of 18 shots.

Arts&Culture Ryan Seacrest joins Kelly Ripa as co-host of
Author: 0 Ryan Seacrest joins Kelly Ripa as co-host of "Live"

Ahead of bringing Seacrest out, Ripa thanked her many guest cohosts over the a year ago, which have included Andy Cohen, Anderson Cooper , Jerry O'Connell, and Fred Savage . Phil" and "Ellen". In addition, Seacrest plans to move to NY full-time to continue his hosting duties. As Radar readers know, Ripa claimed she was completely blindsided by show executives when Michael Strahan announced his plans to leave the show for GMA last summer without informing her first.

Author: 0 United States congratulates Moon Jae-in on South Korean presidential election win

The exit poll that forecast liberal candidate Moon Jae-in's victory in South Korea's presidential election Tuesday surveyed about 89,000 people, a fraction of the country's 42.5 million eligible voters. But Duyeon Kim, a visiting fellow at the Korean Peninsula Future Forum in Seoul , said that "it remains to be seen whether (Moon) will be able to deliver" the economic and political reforms many South Koreans seek.

Author: 0 Did Katy Perry reveal new album title with Met Gala outfit?

The New York Post reported in 2015 that Met Gala guests were sent notices that phones could not be used for photography or social media. The singer, who was among the NY event's co-chairs this year, turned heads as she arrived on the red carpet, sporting a scarlet tulle dress from Galliano's Maison Margiela 'Artisanal' collection.

Arts&Culture Guy Ritchie reinvents 'King Arthur' to mixed results
Author: 0 Guy Ritchie reinvents 'King Arthur' to mixed results

Warner Bros' "King Arthur: Legend of the Sword", out in USA theaters on Friday, revives the tales of the legendary warrior, his famed knights of the round table, and the magician Merlin. "We were just in Thailand recently and I took a Thai cooking course, so I've been trying my hand at some Thai dishes recently". The film stars Charlie Hunnam, Jude Law , Astrid Bergès-Frisbey, Djimon Hounsou , Aidan Gillen , Eric Bana , Poppy Delevingne and Annabelle Wallis.

Author: 0 Trump's Words at Heart of Travel Ban Argument in Virginia

But soon he had to respond a question and elaborate on the reason why Trump's campaign website still contains the statement on Muslim ban. A statement supporting the "total and complete shutdown of Muslims entering the United States" that remained on Trump's campaign website from December 7, 2015, was removed Monday, though it is unclear if that followed questions for White House Spokesman Sean Spicer during an afternoon news conference about why the statement remained online, or ...

Arts&Culture Kehlani Breaks Down on Stage, Cancels Concert
Author: 0 Kehlani Breaks Down on Stage, Cancels Concert

While on stage Monday night at a tour stop in Grand Rapids , MI, the singer broke down in front of her fans as she canceled the show and opened up about feeling "crazy". "We hope to have a new date announced for you within the next 24 hours, and will also email anyone who purchased online". In case you forgot, authorities deemed the hitmaker was a threat to herself after she tried to commit suicide following those hurtful rumors that she had cheated on Kyrie Irving .

Arts&Culture Coach To Buy Kate Spade For $2.4 Billion
Author: 0 Coach To Buy Kate Spade For $2.4 Billion

Coach's $18.50-per-share offer in cash represents a premium of 9 percent to Kate Spade's Friday close and a 27.5 percent premium to the closing price on December 27, 2016, the day before media speculation broke about Kate Spade putting itself up for sale.

Arts&Culture Trump fires FBI Director James Comey
Author: 0 Trump fires FBI Director James Comey

The White House said its search for Comey's successor begins immediately. Dianne Feinstein, said Trump called her to let her know that he'd fired Comey. Earlier in the day, the FBI notified Congress that Comey misstated key findings involving the Hillary Clinton email investigation during testimony last week, saying that only a "small number" of emails had been forwarded to disgraced congressman Anthony Weiner, not the "hundreds and thousands" he'd claimed in his testimony.

Arts&Culture Macron appears at event with Hollande amid preparations for transition to power
Author: 0 Macron appears at event with Hollande amid preparations for transition to power

Congratulations to new President , Emmanuel Macron on his decisive victory over the hard right", she said on Twitter . Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi also hailed Macron's victory. Over 50% of votes are required to form government in France. Macron, however, has strongly supported the EU. The European Union breathed a sigh of relief at the election of a supportive French leader and the euro briefly hit a six-month high, but Macron faces a formidable challenge to enact his ...

Author: 0 Macron defeats Le Pen in French presidential election

She said her party needed to undergo a "profound transformation" ahead of parliamentary elections in June. And an unforgiving election calendar now offers few routes into power for years. Le Pen's father, who founded the FN in 1977, received 17.79 percent in the second round of the 2002 French presidential election. Macron told the Louvre crowd that the Le Pen vote was one of "anger, disarray".

Arts&Culture Calvin Harris announces new album next month
Author: 0 Calvin Harris announces new album next month

Watch the teaser trailer for Calvin Harris' new album below, and if you missed it, listen to Calvin's latest single "Heatstroke " featuring Thug, Pharrell and Ariana. So I guess Harris is going full Khaled on us! Others added "best news", "YES", and, "can't wait", while some already pitched the unreleased record for "album of the summer".

Author: 0 Guardian of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Old foes become new allies

Fertilize your mind with this first look at Baby Groot's spotlight series and let us know if you'll harvest a copy for yourself when it springs up in comic shops May 24. As for the future of the MCU movies, there is no official announcement yet. Marvel Studios is hosting a cast and crew screening on Sunday at the Fox Theatre for the sure-fire blockbuster, " Guardians of the Galaxy Vol.

Author: 0 May the Fourth be With You, It's Star Wars Day

In the late 1980s and late 1990s, Bill talked with mythologist Joseph Campbell and his protégé, filmmaker George Lucas, about the franchise. Fans can support the Star Wars Omaze campaign by entering right here . Retailers are offering several deals for movie themed items. At Hallmark Gold Crown Stores (not Hallmark.com), pick up a free " Star Wars " pin set when you spend $15 on select " Star Wars " gifts on May 4 and 5.

Author: 0 Europa League is Manchester Uniteds top priority now: Jose Mourinho

He did fantastically well to play 60 minutes and the goal is a lucky situation. "We lost because we didn't score and we had great chances to score before them. Defeat at Spurs could see them slip to sixth, having already drawn 14 games this season. This win has ended the long running record for Arsène Wenger against his bitter foe stretching back to Mourinho's early days at Chelsea, with this been his first league win in 13 attempts but after the game Mourinho couldn't resist taking a ...

Arts&Culture Is this the odd final blow in latest Red Sox-Orioles war?
Author: 0 Is this the odd final blow in latest Red Sox-Orioles war?

The Red Sox on Wednesday permanently banned from Fenway Park a man they said used a racial slur toward another fan, a separate confrontation from the insults directed at Jones, but one the team says it is taking just as seriously. That's stuff that you don't f-ing do", Machado told reporters after Tuesday's game. "I know that the ball was a curveball". Red Sox team president Sam Kennedy said 34 people were ejected for various reasons Monday night and reiterated the team's "zero ...

Author: 0 May and Sturgeon to take part in BBC election TV specials

This, it said, would replace the £162m that England's "underfunded" hospitals now raised from auto parking charges by scrapping the subsidy for people that can afford it, rather than charging people who cannot. Kuenssberg interrupted the politician and asked the question a third time, saying his previous response did not answer her question. "Today, we are reminded the Labour Party is not always a meritocracy".

Author: 0 Will Protest Against Kejriwal If Corruption Proved: Anna Hazare

A beleaguered AAP struggled with their leader's defence, blaming the BJP and the Centre for aiming to "politically annihilate" Kejriwal through Mishra. Earlier in the day, Mishra not only sought Kejriwal's blessing before filing the FIRs, which he described as the "biggest step of his life", but also challenged the chief minister to contest against him in the election.

Author: 0 Health care debate shifting over to Senate

On Sunday, establishment Republicans touted the narrowly-passed Trump healthcare reform as an end to the era of Obamacare. Price denied the Republican measure would raise costs for the sickest Americans. John Kasich. No timetable will be announced, McConnell said, and he added: "We don't anticipate any Democratic help at all, so it will be a simple majority vote situation".

Arts&Culture Emma Watson wins MTV's first gender neutral acting award
Author: 0 Emma Watson wins MTV's first gender neutral acting award

The Bill Condon-directed movie won the top film honour beating the fellow nominees including " Logan ", " Rogue One: A Star Wars Story ", " Get Out " and "The Edge of Seventeen", reported Ace Showbiz. Especially important regarding the presentation of the award was who announced Watson as the victor: Asia Kate Dillon, who is the first gender non-binary identifying actor to have a role in a major television series ( Billions , Orange Is The New Black ).

Arts&Culture Guardians of the Galaxy: James Gunn sequel has explosive opening weekend
Author: 0 Guardians of the Galaxy: James Gunn sequel has explosive opening weekend

Now that you've had a Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2, we thought you'd enjoy revisiting our completely scientific ranking of the Marvel Studios movies. GUNN: We had a statue of little Groot. Coincidentally, Diesel still plays Groot in this film. It takes some confidence to believe your movie is worthy of a David Bowie needle-drop, to think whatever space oddity you've concocted could possibly live up to Ziggy Stardust.

Arts&Culture '13 Reasons Why' officially renewed for second season
Author: 0 '13 Reasons Why' officially renewed for second season

They either agree wholeheartedly with the critics that the show about a teen's suicide is an excellent exploration of the emotional and physical struggles of high school life, or you believe the program has romanticized and exploited suicide and is doing more harm than good for sufferers of mental illness.

Arts&Culture Big Black of
Author: 0 Big Black of "Rob & Big" Dead at 45

Boykin was Rob Dyrderk's best friend and bodyguard on their MTV reality show " Rob & Big ", which aired from 2006 to 2008, as well as "Rob Dyrdek's Fantasy Factory ", which ran from 2009 to 2015. In addition to being a television personality, he also started his own clothing line, Big Black (Do Work) in 2007. "I'll remember all the times you made me laugh and my prayers go out to your family".

Author: 0 Guardians of the Galaxy Vol

The all-new Guardians of the Galaxy Twin Pack features the iconic Groot and Rocket with Rocket appearing on a twin-pack exclusive mini PEZ dispenser. With the third in James Gunn's trilogy already announced - with the director himself confirmed to be returning - there's also a pretty good indication of what we can expect to be the main plot there too.

Author: 0 Ja Rule Says Fyre Festival Disaster Is Not His Fault

Despite denying the alleged "scam", Ja was unsure how the festival turned into such a disaster. Hadid, 20, was one of the many social media influencers to promote what promised to be a one-of-a-kind, luxury music festival. Some on social media are even comparing the experience to the dystopian novel Lord of the Flies . With many revellers left stranded at various airports in the USA and Caribbean after the event was cancelled, Bella expressed her hope they had made it back home.

Author: 0 Moon Jae-in wins South Korea election by landslide

The winning candidate will be officially sworn in as South Korea's new president after the election commission finishes the vote count and declares the victor Wednesday morning. Moon has promoted engagement with the North. More than 11 million people - about 26% of the electorate - participated in early voting, according to the national election committee.

Arts&Culture The Gifted Teaser Offers a Look at FOX's New X-Men Series
Author: 0 The Gifted Teaser Offers a Look at FOX's New X-Men Series

With the announcement also came the confirmation that the show has been titled The Gifted , which was at first the working title. Watch the first teaser trailer below, and check back on Monday for the full-length trailer debut. What do you think of The Gifted teaser? Nix serves as showrunner and will exec produce alongside Lauren Shuler Donner, Simon Kinberg, Marvel Television's Jeph Loeb and Jim Chory.

Arts&Culture Fox harassment claims create clouds around Sky takeover bid
Author: 0 Fox harassment claims create clouds around Sky takeover bid

Both Sky and Fox are controlled by businessman Rupert Murdoch, who also owns the Times and the Sun newspapers. Fallout from the long-playing Fox News sexual harassment scandal continued to spread Friday, bringing increased scrutiny from US investigators and threatening Chairman Rupert Murdoch's bid to complete 21st Century Fox's $14.8 billion acquisition of Sky News in the United Kingdom.

Author: 0 Who is Tess Ward? Meet Harry Styles' Rumored Girlfriend!

Tess and Harry are said to have enjoyed a number of romantic dinner dates together, ever since they were introduced to one another through mutual friends. And, according People on Monday night, Harry showed his appreciation for those die-hard fans by sending them a little late-night snack. Harry Styles' friends believe he is a "great match" for his rumoured girlfriend Tess Ward.

Author: 0 Emma Watson wins MTV's first gender-neutral acting award

Her competition for the best actor prize included Hugh Jackman and James McAvoy. The " This Is Us " star hit the 2017 MTV Movie &TV Awards in a burgundy latex dress , a trendy wardrobe staple Hollywood has grown to love in recent years.

Arts&Culture Grammy Awards returning to NYC after 14 years in LA
Author: 0 Grammy Awards returning to NYC after 14 years in LA

De Blasio was joined by executives from the Recording Academy, and from Madison Square Garden, the show's venue, as well as execs from CBS, the network that will televise the event. The return to New York City is based on a one-year deal and the awards will be returning to Los Angeles in 2019. The Grammy Awards are in a New York State of Mind.

Author: 0 Baahubali Collections Swept of Aamir Khan's PK Records

Having a huge advance booking, the film ran in packed houses everywhere on its opening day and collected Rs 212 crore gross (including premieres' collection) at the worldwide box office. The film is going higher and higher day by day. So far, " Baahubali 2 " has grossed Rs 695-crore (nett 545-crore) in India (all versions) and Rs 165-crore in the global markets.

Arts&Culture Marcus Rashford intends to
Author: 0 Marcus Rashford intends to "stay loyal" to Manchester United

However, Mourinho praised Rashford's ability to handle the pressure since Zlatan Ibrahimovic's season was ended by a cruciate ligament injury. With a top four spot seeming all but out of reach with Manchester United's current Premier League form, a Europa League victory would be their best chance at qualifying for the Champions League next season.

Arts&Culture Fox News co-president Bill Shine out in latest shake-up for network
Author: 0 Fox News co-president Bill Shine out in latest shake-up for network

Sean Hannity, the channel's 10 p.m. mainstay, is particularly close with Shine, and he publicly defended his friend last week on Twitter, saying that removing Shine would be " the total end of the FNC as we know it . "Sadly, Bill Shine resigned today", he wrote. In one filed by former Fox News host Andrea Tantaros, she alleged the news network "operates like a sex-fueled, Playboy Mansion-like cult, steeped in intimidation, indecency, and misogyny".