Author: 0 Pound surge suggests United Kingdom election will yield smoother Brexit

May stunned the country on Tuesday when she announced her plan for an early vote, despite having repeatedly said she would wait until the next election scheduled in 2020. She has also played up the strength of the British economy, which has so far defied predictions of a slowdown - a key campaign theme that her Conservative Party will use to try to undermine Labour in the election.

Arts&Culture O'Reilly's departure creates new challenges for Fox
Author: 0 O'Reilly's departure creates new challenges for Fox

Some analysts believe that James and Lachlan Murdoch - the sons of 21st Century Fox executive chairman Rupert Murdoch - made the call on O'Reilly to change the Ailesian culture at the network and to cement their control following his departure.

Author: 0 Bill O'Reilly out at Fox News as harassment claims pile up

The five women who received settlements either worked for O'Reilly or appeared as guests on his program, according to The New York Times. After founding Fox News CEO Roger Ailes resigned under a cloud of sexual harassment allegations last summer, the Times looked into allegations in O'Reilly's past.

Author: 0 Hernandez pal can't believe he killed himself

The onetime tight end for the New England Patriots was taken to a hospital and pronounced dead about an hour later. There were no prior concerns that Hernandez was suicidal, a spokesman for the Massachusetts Department of Correction told ABC News.

Arts&Culture President Trump, First Lady Kick Off White House's Easter Egg Roll
Author: 0 President Trump, First Lady Kick Off White House's Easter Egg Roll

As seen in the video, Melania and Barron Trump place their hands on their hearts, while Mr. Trump's hands are at his sides. Speaking at this year's event, he said: "This is the 139th Easter Egg Roll". White House press secretary Sean Spicer was spotted with the Easter Bunny, a role he played during an Easter Egg Roll hosted by former President George W.

Author: 0 Harry Redknapp appointed new Birmingham manager

Former Chelsea forward Zola previously managed West Ham United and Watford in England but managed just two wins in 24 matches at Birmingham. In 2008, Redknapp was appointed Tottenham boss and was at White Hart Lane for four years, qualifying for the Champions League in 2009-10.

Author: 0 Fast & Furious 8 breaks records in debut

Vin Diesel "Fate of the Furious" earned a total estimated $532.5 Million in the global opening. Universal reported an even United States dollars 190 million , and factoring out online ticketing surcharges, the total comes to a slightly less-hefty RMB 1.245 billion (USD 182.2 million), but no matter how you slice it, Furious 8's debut - almost double North America's and more than a third of its worldwide cume - solidifies The Fast and the Furious as China's premiere franchise .

Arts&Culture Kenyans have a banner day at the Boston Marathon
Author: 0 Kenyans have a banner day at the Boston Marathon

Jordan Hasey, with a time of two hours, 23 minutes, posted the fastest run by American woman in her first career marathon, beating the previous mark by almost three minutes. At the time of her first marathon, Goucher was coached by Alberto Salazar, who now coaches Hasay at the Oregon Distance Project. That out-of-control guy was one of the race organizers, Jock Semple.

Arts&Culture Amazon Fire Stick TV launches for Rs 3999
Author: 0 Amazon Fire Stick TV launches for Rs 3999

Apart from Sony TVs, Amazon doesn't have Prime Video apps for any smart TVs, and has consciously avoided providing applications to competing devices like Roku and Chromecast. To entice you into buying the Fire TV Stick, Amazon has several limited period offers at launch. Even more exciting, the Fire TV Stick will come with the Alexa-enabled voice activated remote, something that most rumours were unsure about.

Arts&Culture Arkansas appeals decision blocking executions
Author: 0 Arkansas appeals decision blocking executions

Circuit Court of Appeals and the U.S. Supreme Court. A federal judge in Arkansas issued an injunction Saturday halting the execution by lethal injection of nine inmates, saying the prisoners will likely succeed in demonstrating the state's proposed method of execution is unconstitutional.

Arts&Culture 73-year-old Lauren Hutton stars in Calvin Klein underwear ad
Author: 0 73-year-old Lauren Hutton stars in Calvin Klein underwear ad

No surprise there-she is a modeling legend after all-but the choice of Calvin Klein to cast women of all ages and ethnicities to model underwear is worthy of reflection. and Canada. All shot in black and white, the images are simple and lovely. Yes, the slim, youthful models you'd associate with CK and Simons remain-but mostly in the brand's ready-to-wear advertising and runway shows.

Author: 0 Fox News 'to sack O'Reilly' over sexual harassment claims

Eric Bolling, now a host of " The Five ", will get his own show airing during the 5 p.m. hour. The O'Reilly Factor is the top-rated show on Fox News . A security guard looks out of the the News Corp. headquarters in Midtown Manhattan, Wednesday, April 19, 2017. Some bestsellers include "Old School: Life in the Sane Lane", "The O'Reilly Factor: The Good, the Bad, and the Completely Ridiculous in American Life", "The No Spin Zone", "Killing Lincoln", "Things That Matter: Three Decades of ...

Arts&Culture Bill O'Reilly says historic run at Fox ended over 'unfounded' allegations
Author: 0 Bill O'Reilly says historic run at Fox ended over 'unfounded' allegations

Dozens of advertisers ditched "The O'Reilly Factor " after a New York Times report detailed $13 million in payouts to five women over his alleged abusive behavior; more allegations subsequently emerged. "I understand how hard this has been for many of you", Rupert Murdoch said in the memo. That will be Tucker Carlson , whose show is moving to the 8 p.m.

Arts&Culture Sean Spicer apologises amid uproar over Holocaust remark
Author: 0 Sean Spicer apologises amid uproar over Holocaust remark

Spicer later apologised and said he should not have made the comparison. "I think what he was saying is that Hitler didn't take chemical weapons out in a battle-like form and do what Assad did with these children". "But if I'm President Trump, I'm like, well Jesus Christ, we're a laughingstock", Stern said. Spicer's comments drew stunned looks from reporters, and the mouth of one White House press aide seemed to fall open in a half gasp as he spoke.

Arts&Culture Voting starts in Jakarta run-off election for governor
Author: 0 Voting starts in Jakarta run-off election for governor

Mr Baswedan is supported by a retired general, Mr Prabowo Subianto, who narrowly lost to Mr Widodo in a 2014 presidential vote and is expected to challenge him again. Many voters still support Purnama due to his record leading Jakarta since 2014. Hundreds of thousands of Muslims took to the streets late previous year to call for his sacking and to urge voters against electing a non-Muslim leader.

Author: 0 The Fate of the Furious breaks global box office record

Not only this, when we talk about the English movies released in India recently, Fast and Furious has emerged as the biggest release and strongest performer. It was third place domestically, with $13.7 million. The film has the usual elaborate auto chases, this time through the streets of Cuba and across a frozen lake.

Author: 0 Bill O'Reilly Out at Fox News After Sex Harassment Allegations

Bill O'Reilly's old time slot on Fox News had a new look and a new name on Wednesday night, hours after his departure was announced . Early on, Fox News appeared willing to stand behind O'Reilly, but that became more hard to do since The New York Times published an April 1 story detailing $13 million in payouts by Fox and O'Reilly to women accusing him of sexual harassment.

Author: 0 Internal memo on Bill O'Reilly sent to Fox News employees

Bill O'Reilly has been subjected to a brutal campaign of character assassination that is unprecedented in post-McCarthyist America. He thanked his viewers and noted the success Fox had achieved. However, more than 50 advertisers have distances themselves from O'Reilly's program in recent weeks. Advertisers who had left O'Reilly had instead been shifted to other shows on the network, lessening the damage to the channel's revenue.

Arts&Culture JR Smith: JR Smith (hamstring) hopeful for Game 3
Author: 0 JR Smith: JR Smith (hamstring) hopeful for Game 3

However, they almost blew an 18-point lead in the fourth as the Pacers got within four before Cleveland closed it out at the line. His career playoff averages coming into Monday stood at 28.0 points, 8.8 rebounds, 6.8 assists, 1.8 steals and 0.9 blocks per game.

Author: 0 Jimmy Kimmel Breaks Down in Tears During a Touching Don Rickles Tribute

Don Rickles , we did not want to ever lose you . Rickles' last appeared on stage in Las Vegas in late October. Kimmel tried to book Rickles on his show but it took four years to pull it off. Rickles is perhaps best known for his insult comedy, which was on full display in his dozens of appearances on the Tonight Show with Johnny Carson throughout the years and his appearances on Dean Martin's Celebrity Roasts in the 1970s.

Arts&Culture Netflix Stands on the Threshold of 100 Million Subscribers
Author: 0 Netflix Stands on the Threshold of 100 Million Subscribers

Consolidated revenues rose to $2.6 billion , delivering a net profit of $178 million. However, the number of subscribers was down slightly on projections. For the earnings quarter that ended March 31, Netflix added just 5 million members in total: 1.42 million subscribers in the U.S. and 3.53 million subscribers internationally, both of which missed analysts' estimates.

Author: 0 O'Reilly's Ratings Soar Despite Sex Harassment Charges

Allegations of sexual harassment surfaced in April, when the New York Times reported that Fox News and O'Reilly had paid $13 million to five women as settlement for sexual harassment complaints. "I told them we really appreciate that and let's get going as soon as possible". Speaking of, the 39-year old comedian revealed during the Sunday night edition of "Last Week Tonight" that he was planning to buy ads on "The O'Reilly Factor " in both NY and Washington.

Author: 0 Fox News Fires Bill O'Reilly

The channel said it was focusing on presenting its 2018 programming to advertisers and wasn't making decisions beyond that for now. O'Reilly is a best-selling author, and his history-focused "Killing" series - including Killing Lincoln and Killing Kennedy - has been adapted into TV movies.

Arts&Culture Closing arguments scheduled in trooper ambush trial
Author: 0 Closing arguments scheduled in trooper ambush trial

It spoke of revolution and said "the time seems right for a spark to ignite a fire in the hearts of men". Frein faces charges including murder of a law enforcement officer and terrorism. In 10 days, prosecutors presented 54 witnesses and introduced almost 540 pieces of evidence, including pages detailing the shooting from a journal Frein wrote while on the run, DNA analysis linking Frein to the Norinco rifle used during the shooting, pipe bombs found at a campsite Frein used, a letter to his ...

Arts&Culture 'Voice' Producers BEG Gwen Stefani To Stay Amid Stars' Threats To Leave
Author: 0 'Voice' Producers BEG Gwen Stefani To Stay Amid Stars' Threats To Leave

Stefani urged Brown to play up the hopeful aspects of the song rather than turning it into a sad ballad. It's that adrenaline. It's fantastic, I love it. "You're so up and so positive, and I love being around you and learning from you as well". Next was Team Gwen's Troy Ramey , who sang "A Case Of You" by Joni Mitchell.

Arts&Culture Patriots Compare Comeback Super Bowl Win to Trump's Presidential Race
Author: 0 Patriots Compare Comeback Super Bowl Win to Trump's Presidential Race

The president borrowed a line from Patriots' head coach Bill Belichick to compare the heavy lifting he's trying to do as president to that of winning a Super Bowl. Gronkowski and members of the New England Patriots were at the White House to be honoured for their win in the Super Bowl LI earlier this year. Spicer, a well-documented Patriots fan, replied with a smile: "I think I got this but thank you".

Author: 0 Mark Hamill working on George Lucas impersonation for his dream part

As seen in the debut trailer above, the campaign follows a character named Iden Versio, an elite Stormtrooper who leads a special forces unit known as Inferno Squad . 2015's Star Wars Battlefront notably did not have a single player campaign. He was particularly asked about Rey's parents to which Johnson said that it's something which will be addressed in The Last Jedi .

Arts&Culture The latest from the Shanghai auto show
Author: 0 The latest from the Shanghai auto show

It has a top speed of 112mph, and an electric range of 310 miles. The first road-going electric VW riding on the MEB platform is slated to go on sale in 2020 and will be followed by a multitude of models previewed by these I.D. Crozz combines a four-door coup with an SUV. Buzz microbus we saw earlier this year in Detroit, the I.D. Crozz is the third battery-only, self-driving prototype introduced by Volkswagen in the past year-and-a-half.

Arts&Culture O'Reilly out at Fox News Channel, still denies allegations
Author: 0 O'Reilly out at Fox News Channel, still denies allegations

Walsh does not have a legal claim against O'Reilly due to the statute of limitations on harassment cases in NY and California, but she did report the matter to the human resources hotline of the company earlier this month. Rupert Murdoch and his sons James and Lachlan, who run 21st Century Fox , made the announcement Wednesday afternoon. The New York Times reported on April 1 that Fox and O'Reilly paid five women a total of $13 million to settle harassment claims.

Arts&Culture Angelina Jolie gets personal about her late mother
Author: 0 Angelina Jolie gets personal about her late mother

The Inglorious Basterds star has apparently put himself out there due to encouragement from his friends who "don't want him to sit at home alone" according to their insider. The custody negotiations are 'ongoing, ' it was claimed. "His kids visited him at his Los Feliz home on the evening of April 2", a source told the entertainment news website.

Author: 0 Maxine Waters: "Bill O'Reilly Needs To Go To Jail"

As advertisers dropped Fox News' O'Reilly Factor amid sexual harassment allegations, President Donald Trump stepped in to defend the TV host, which led Late Night host Seth Meyers to examine a bit more closely the "symbiotic relationship" between Trump, O'Reilly and the news network in his "Closer Look".

Author: 0 Steve Perry will not perform with Journey at Rock Hall ceremony: rep

David Letterman didn't mince words when inducting Pearl Jam into the Rock Hall of Fame on Saturday (April 8). Earlier in the night, Snoop Dogg appeared on stage to induct late hip-hop artist, poet, and actor Tupac Shakur , calling the "California Love" emcee "the greatest rapper of all time, but first and foremost the homeboy".

Arts&Culture Leicester's Shakespeare unsure of points target for survival
Author: 0 Leicester's Shakespeare unsure of points target for survival

The Foxes host Atletico Madrid in Tuesday's quarter-final second leg, having lost 1-0 in Spain on Wednesday, with Robert Huth banned and Yohan Benalouane their only available centre-back. "We are not safe and can't talk about Mama Sakho being a permanent deal here because we're still not safe and our position in the Premier League is not safe".

Author: 0 Bill O'Reilly takes break amid sponsor backlash

While New York magazine reported Tuesday that 21st Century Fox Inc. chief executive officer (CEO) James Murdoch wants him to step down permanently, people familiar with Fox's plans said O'Reilly intends to return to the The O'Reilly Factor .

Author: 0 Trump signed a new executive order to 'Buy American, Hire American'

The order tightens the rules for technology companies seeking to bring highly skilled foreign workers to the United States . "Every agency and department of government will conduct top-to-bottom assessments aimed squarely at cracking down on weak monitoring, enforcement, and compliance efforts, and at rooting out every single 'Buy American loophole, '" a Trump administration official explained.

Arts&Culture Fox News has severed ties with its star anchor Bill O'Reilly
Author: 0 Fox News has severed ties with its star anchor Bill O'Reilly

NY magazine reported Wednesday, based on unnamed sources, that Rupert Murdoch and sons James and Lachlan, who run Fox parent 21st Century Fox , had decided that O'Reilly was out and executives were planning the exit. "We have full confidence the network will continue to be a powerhouse in cable news". Besides principles of right and wrong, which are not always paramount in business, there was Fox News' brand image to consider.