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Author: 0 'Pirates Of The Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales' Sails To

Hollywood studios and theater owners are depending on Wonder Woman to boost box office sales at the end of this week. Rather, it seems that zombie sharks and monkeys, along with the fact that that Johnny Depp is somehow legitimately a cinematic sensation in Russian Federation in 2017, carried Pirates 5 to global victory.

Author: 0 Wonder Woman Review Roundup: Gal Gadot Wins Over the Critics

Producer Zack Snyder allegedly announced that Wonder Woman would be getting a sequel while attending the film's premiere last month, but Warner Bros. Gadot had signed a multi-picture deal with the studio to appear in Justice League and possible other appearances in other DC films. I'm never going to defend a multi-billion dollar company, but I still will go see Wonder Woman and I'm optimistic that the character will be represented well.

Author: 0 Cosby lawyers seek to paint accuser as opportunist

While Cosby's lawyers have always argued that the sex that took place between Constand and Cosby was consensual, Constand's testimony in court on Tuesday paints a very different picture . But when she reported the alleged attack to Canadian police on January 13, 2005, she said it happened in March 2004, after she'd gone out to dinner with Cosby and others at Central High School in Philadelphia, Cosby's defense lawyers said.

Author: 0 Pelosi Says Comey's Revelations About Loretta Lynch 'Not Such a Big Deal'

Comey to apply the same approach to the key question surrounding his interactions with President Trump - whether or not the President's conduct constitutes obstruction of justice. And I said, why would I do that? "You (Grassley) and I agree that these matters - termination of the FBI Director and any efforts to interfere with the independence of ongoing investigations - fall squarely in the jurisdiction of the Judiciary Committee", Feinstein wrote in the letter.

Author: 0 Tony Awards: 'Dear Evan Hansen' wins best musical

Spacey was also joined on stage by Stephen Colbert - rocking a giant groundhog head - who advised the star to just read off the prompter and try not to mess things up. "But after seeing your show, there's no doubt Hillary is better at creating fake email accounts than you". Laurie Metcalf won her first Tony, winning best actress honors in " A Doll's House, Part 2 ".

Arts&Culture Dragon Ball FighterZ Looks Amazing
Author: 0 Dragon Ball FighterZ Looks Amazing

Check out a ripped gameplay video below, the official video will be added once it becomes available. Similar to the fighting game Guilty Gear Xrd, the character models are actually 3D, enabling the the camera to move around them for flashy attacks.

Author: 0 Slater, Thurston return, Maroons make 7 changes for Origin 2

Either Dane Gagai or Boyd is tipped to fill the left centre void, while blockbusting winger Corey Oates has also been sensationally dumped in order for Test winger Val Holmes to make his Origin debut. Johnathan Thurston and Billy Slater both find their way back into the QLD squad, as the axe has been swung and a number of reps from game one's abysmal effort find themselves on the outer.

Arts&Culture Kevin Spacey will sing, dance and mock at Tonys
Author: 0 Kevin Spacey will sing, dance and mock at Tonys

The cast performed the show-stopping song "Waving Through a Window" from the musical earlier in the CBS telecast, which was hosted by Kevin Spacey . Also up for best musical are " Groundhog Day " and "Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812".

Arts&Culture Puerto Rico Mulls Political Status in New Referendum
Author: 0 Puerto Rico Mulls Political Status in New Referendum

One and a half percent voted for independence from the United States, according to Decision Desk HQ , while 1.3 percent voted to keep the current status of a territory of the United States. "I would like to see Puerto Rico become a state, " said Sonia Vargas, 51, a Brooklyn-born bookkeeper who now lives in Ohio. "We don't care that he is here", said Rosa Rosario, a 68-year-old New Yorker.

Arts&Culture Bette Midler didn't perform at the Tonys
Author: 0 Bette Midler didn't perform at the Tonys

No official statement has been made yet to address the matter, but the New York Times speculates that it's because Hello, Dolly's producers wanted the cast to perform its opening number remotely, on their own stage at the Shubert Theater, instead of at Radio City Musical Hall where the Tonys took place.

Arts&Culture China, Kazakhstan sign cooperation deals worth over $8 billion
Author: 0 China, Kazakhstan sign cooperation deals worth over $8 billion

Sharif returned from Astana after attending the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) summit on the sidelines of which he met Presidents of Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Afghanistan and Russian Federation. President Ashraf Ghani called for joint efforts against terrorism and said those countries which differentiate between good terrorists and bad terrorists will pay the price for it.

Arts&Culture New Footage Shows More of Captain America's 'Spider-Man: Homecoming' Cameo
Author: 0 New Footage Shows More of Captain America's 'Spider-Man: Homecoming' Cameo

Early on in the casting process, racist dudebros of the internet were in an uproar over the casting of Disney star Zendaya , then thought to be playing Peter Parker's iconic love Mary Jane Watson . After a long and much anticipated wait, Spider-Man: Homecoming is coming to theaters on July 7th. While a minor character, fans and movie buffs believe that Ned Leeds marks a step forward for Asian representation in the Marvel cinematic universe.

Arts&Culture Ariana Grande's Manchester benefit concert sells out within 20 minutes
Author: 0 Ariana Grande's Manchester benefit concert sells out within 20 minutes

General tickets for the event, which is expected to raise at least £ 2 million ($2.57 million) for victims of the May 22 terrorist bombing at Grande's Manchester Arena show, cost £40 ($51.60). Ticketmaster said in a statement on their Twitter account: "We're working hard to get tickets direct to fans". Around 45,000 tickets for " One Love Manchester " were gone soon after they went on sale at 10 a.m.

Author: 0 Anti-Sharia Rally Prompts Lively Protest In San Bernardino

Most signs called the rally goers "racists", yet Islam nor Sharia law are not races but religious beliefs. The marches were organised by ACT (American Congress for Truth) for America, which describes itself as a "grassroots national security organization" that vows to defend America's founding "western values" and "protect America from terrorism".

Arts&Culture SC permits CBSE to declare NEET-2017 results
Author: 0 SC permits CBSE to declare NEET-2017 results

The court , however, said declaration of result, subsequent counselling and admission will be subject to its decision on the matter pending before it. Around 10.5 lakh students appeared for the exam in either Hindi or English, while around 1.25 lakh to 1.50 lakh students appeared in eight vernacular languages.

Arts&Culture Penguins Bury Predators and It Wasn't Even Close
Author: 0 Penguins Bury Predators and It Wasn't Even Close

Ron Hainsey avoiding a big hit and carrying the puck from end to end isn't what the Pittsburgh Penguins ask of him or any other defenseman not named Kris Letang. "You have those thoughts that why (is) the puck getting deflected in off our guys or something like that", Rinne said Saturday. "I don't think that necessarily they were bad goals".

Arts&Culture Hammer-wielding man shot after attacking police at Notre Dame
Author: 0 Hammer-wielding man shot after attacking police at Notre Dame

One of the world's most famous Cathedrals was placed into lockdown after a man armed with a hammer attacked a police officer who was guarding the Notre Dame . Broadcaster BFMTV screened images from inside the cathedral, one of the city's main tourist attractions, showing pews filled with people sitting down and holding their arms above their heads.

Author: 0 Bill Cosby's legal team attack sex assault accuser's credibility

Cosby, who turns 80 in July, showed no emotion as Gianna Constand testified. Constand's case is the only one in which Cosby has been charged. I kept asking him what he gave her. "He asked me whether I had ever straightened my hair before", said Constand, 44, who has curly brown hair. The former Temple University employee told the court that, after taking the pills, her legs became "rubbery", adding, "I don't really remember passing out".

Author: 0 Apple announces a new speaker, iMac Pro and iOS 11

As expected , Apple announced newer versions of its iOS , macOS , and watchOS operating systems earlier today at WWDC 2017 . Up to now, "Amazon subscribers have only been able to watch their shows on Apple TV using Apple's comparatively cumbersome Airplay system, which involves connecting another Apple product, like an iPhone , to an Apple TV using a Wi-Fi connection", my colleague Peter Kafka wrote.

Arts&Culture Hamilton wins as Mercedes reel off one-two finish
Author: 0 Hamilton wins as Mercedes reel off one-two finish

Vettel climbed back through the field up to sixth and began to apply pressure to the battling Force Indias of Sergio Perez and Esteban Ocon , who were trying to hunt down Ricciardo in third. On his return from an impressive outing in Indy (where his Honda engine expired) Fernando Alonso managed 12th place in his McLaren, with team mate Stoffel Vandoorne only managing 16th.

Author: 0 A Wonder Woman sequel will probably happen, but when?

I bring it up now partly out of guilt and partly because, after almost 40 years, there is actually a reason to get excited about Wonder Woman being on screen again. While fans can be tough critics, Gadot was more concerned about a different audience: her daughter. I want to be her. If anyone in this day and age needs convincing that male and female superheroes are portrayed in fundamentally different ways, I invite them to check out the Hawkeye Initiative .

Author: 0 DC's Wonder Woman Director Talks About Her Plans For The Sequel

Reports also state that the film has surpassed all other Marvel Universe films with the exception of The Avengers . The success of Wonder Woman has boosted overall box office figures for this summer and Warner Brothers' executives are understandably glowing, he continues.

Author: 0 Donald Trump slams James Comey after accusations on lying

He said that he'd carefully documented his interactions with Trump because he anxious Trump would misrepresent them, and accused the administration of spreading "lies , plain and simple" about the reasons for his firing. President, this is wrong. You know, it depends on how you define loyalty, number one. Maybe if I were stronger, I would have. Comey's testimony underscored the discord that had soured their relationship.

Author: 0 Katy Perry Reveals Past Suicidal Thoughts in Emotional Live Streamed Therapy Session

Katy went on to speak about how she became her Katy Perry persona. However, despite favoring Diplo over the other guys, the star said, "they're all awesome lovers", and she doesn't regret hooking up with any of them. Katy Perry is opening up about the suicidal thoughts she endured following her divorce from Russell Brand . You can be right or you can be loved.

Arts&Culture Ship hits boat off Kerala, two fishermen killed, 11 hurt
Author: 0 Ship hits boat off Kerala, two fishermen killed, 11 hurt

The 11 injured were rescued by fishermen in another boat. The 11 injured fishermen were admitted to two hospitals in Kochi and the condition of two of them was stated to be serious. "The ship is berthed around eight nautical miles away from the port". The ship has been detained. This is the second incident of mid-sea collision of fishing boat and cargo ship off the Kerala coast in recent years.

Arts&Culture 'Wonder Woman' buries 'The Mummy' at box office
Author: 0 'Wonder Woman' buries 'The Mummy' at box office

Strong returns from overseas are helping take some sting out of the rough opening, as " The Mummy " is estimated to finish the weekend with a $174 million global bow. The budget was $38 million so if its worldwide rollout does well it should be profitable. The box-office reign of " Wonder Woman " is all but certain to end next weekend when Pixar's " Cars 3 " opens.

Author: 0 Taylor Swift Adds Catalogue To Spotify The Same Night 'Witness' Drops

Fans rejoiced with Swift's return to Spotify but the fact she did it on the same day Katy Perry's new album "Witness" comes out did not escape others. She wanted to reflect that in her music on Witness , which she described as "purposeful pop. 360-degree liberation: mental liberation, sexual liberation, negative liberation, spiritual liberation", Perry said.

Arts&Culture Raabta collects Rs.10 crore at BO in two days
Author: 0 Raabta collects Rs.10 crore at BO in two days

In two days, domestic total has come out as Rs 0.80 crore, as reported by boxofficecollection.in. Neerja actor Jim Sarbh plays the antagonist (quintessential element in love stories). Director Ajay K Pannalal's film opened in only 757 screens nationwide. The celluloid is expected to earn Rs 6 crore and Rs 7 crore on 2nd and 3rd day, respectively.

Arts&Culture Transfer Focus: Mourinho looking for cut-rate Morata deal
Author: 0 Transfer Focus: Mourinho looking for cut-rate Morata deal

Meanwhile, it has been suggested that Madrid are ready to flog him to fund bids for some of their own top targets. Real Madrid have received a €60 million offer from Manchester United for striker Alvaro Morata . Negotiations with Real have been ongoing this week, with the LaLiga and Champions League winners asking for about £78 million. As Morata explained, the upcoming season is one leading up to a World Cup, and moving to a club in a new league, like the Premier League , is a ...

Author: 0 Hamilton level with legend Senna after pole in Montreal

Of course we can't always be ideal, but today I got as close as I could get. "I plan on getting there but that is all ifs and buts". It was a great lap, a sexy lap! After holding it aloft in its glass box, and then eagerly removing it to show the crowd, Hamilton admitted: "I'm shaken".

Arts&Culture Confirmed! Priyanka Chopra to play lead in Sanjay Leela Bhansali's 'Gustakhiyan'
Author: 0 Confirmed! Priyanka Chopra to play lead in Sanjay Leela Bhansali's 'Gustakhiyan'

Priyanka Chopra has been setting new fashion trends with her choice of outfits for the red carpets. Though a Mid Day reports suggests that she will be here for 4 days, and will finalise her next big Bollywood project. But perhaps a more important thing to note here is her date. Adam Devine and Liam Hemsworth will play the male leads in the movie. Once back in the USA, she will start prepping for her Hollywood project, Isn't it Romantic, starring Rebel Wilson, that rolls in July.

Arts&Culture Adam West learned to embrace Batman role he couldn't shake
Author: 0 Adam West learned to embrace Batman role he couldn't shake

The series was so popular he also starred in the film, which had him and Robin ( Burt Ward ) facing the likes of the Joker (Cesar Romero), Penguin (Burgess Meredith), Riddler (Frank Gorshin) and Catwoman (Lee Meriwether). "I will forever miss him", Ward said. He had smaller parts in a number of TV shows and movies prior to his life-changing role as the Dark Knight.

Arts&Culture Manuel Noriega, Former Dictator of Panama, Dead at 83
Author: 0 Manuel Noriega, Former Dictator of Panama, Dead at 83

Manuel Noriega had become a problem. Born less than a mile from the US -controlled Panama Canal Zone in a tough Panama City neighborhood, Noriega was raised by a family friend. Initially he reacted with defiance as the US imposed economic sanctions created to drive him from power. Noriega also helped the USA seize drugs at sea and track money laundering in Panama's banks, and reported on guerrilla and terrorist activities.

Author: 0 Patty Jenkins not yet signed on to direct Wonder Woman sequel

Diana, our Wonder Woman , is a 5,000 year old Amazonian princess trained by her aunt to be another warrior. Wouldn't it be lovely if she ended up with a multiple picture deal out of it? But Wonder Woman is by far the biggest film on her resume, in terms of production budget and pop culture significance.

Author: 0 Ariana Grande 'inked with Manchester bee tattoo tribute'

With performances from Liam Gallagher , Coldplay , Justin Bieber anf Katy Perry (just to name a few), One Love Manchester proved to be a massive success and has so far raised £10 million for victims of the Manchester attack. The insect is Manchester's symbol and the inking is said to be a tribute to the city and the victims of the attack on May 22nd. Grande carried on with Sunday's show despite the attack in London the night before in which seven people were killed.

Arts&Culture Ranbir and Katrina at the launch of Galti Se Mistake!
Author: 0 Ranbir and Katrina at the launch of Galti Se Mistake!

So, I wanted to make a film that children can enjoy! "And that's what I think you should pay attention to". Earlier Rajkumar Hirani-directed biopic was set to release in December alongside Salman-Katrina Kaif's " Tiger Zinda Hai " but its producers have now chose to release the film in March next year.

Arts&Culture United States spelling bee features youngest competitor, new tie breaker
Author: 0 United States spelling bee features youngest competitor, new tie breaker

If it is mathematically impossible for one champion to emerge through 25 rounds, Bee officials will declare the speller with the highest tiebreaker score the victor. "But after that it was just a really cool experience to be able to be on the stage for after watching the Bee for so many years". Last year's Bee co-champions were Indian Americans Jairam Hathwar and Nihar Janga.

Author: 0 'The Grand Tour' host Richard Hammond escapes car crash

British TV presenter Richard Hammond was hurt yesterday in a "serious crash" in Switzerland but escaped with "no serious injury", a spokesman for his vehicle show said. Co-star Jeremy Clarkson tweeted that despite the "frightening" crash, Mr Hammond seems to be "mostly okay". The Rimac Concept One has a top speed of about 350km/hr and can go from 0-100 km/h in just 2.5 seconds.