• I'm here as long as you want me, May says
I'm here as long as you want me, May says

Some senior Conservatives say the party's loss of its parliamentary majority in last week's vote was, in part, a rejection of Mrs. It came as David Davis , the Brexit secretary, failed to rule out running as a leader himself after being touted as a possible replacement for Mrs May if she is forced to stand aside.

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  • What you missed from this weekend's Tony Awards
What you missed from this weekend's Tony Awards

Thanking everyone including her makeup artist for making her look about '30 years younger, ' the 71-year-old was her usual witty self, dropping a few punchlines along the way. The one exception to that idea: Bette Midler and her celebrated turn in Hello, Dolly! Christopher Ashley won for best director of a musical , but the show was shut o...

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  • Jews Sweep Tonys As Bette Midler, Ben Platt And 'Oslo' Win Big
Jews Sweep Tonys As Bette Midler, Ben Platt And 'Oslo' Win Big

Its star Rachel Bay Jones took the Tony for best featured actress in a musical . She called it "eerily prescient" and offered a pointed quote from the playwright. Christopher Ashley won for best director of a musical on a night that was mostly dominated by " Dear Evan Hansen ". Cynthia Nixon, the American actress of "Sex and the City" TV fame wh...

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  • Russian opposition leader Navalny arrested
Russian opposition leader Navalny arrested

Navalny was taken to court Monday evening and sentenced to 30 days in jail shortly after midnight for repeated violations of the law on public gatherings. Petersburg's center for an unsanctioned opposition protest. After the detentions, the protest appeared to be breaking up, but some demonstrators remained.

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  • Come From Away wins Tony
Come From Away wins Tony

The musical " Dear Evan Hansen ", about a boy who gets caught up in a lie after the death of a classmate, was awarded Best New Musical. Christopher Ashley with the award for best direction of a musical for " Come From Away ". Bette continued her thanks before demanding as the music got louder and louder, "Shut that crap off!" Midler took...

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  • Cosby Defense Team Highlights Accuser's Early Fumbles
Cosby Defense Team Highlights Accuser's Early Fumbles

Cosby lawyers say Constand called Cosby 53 times after the alleged assault. (Eduardo Munoz Alvarez/Pool Photo via AP). Cosby has pleaded not guilty to the charges, insisting their sexual contact was consensual , and has denied similar allegations from more than 60 women .

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  • Penguins early favorites to repeat again as Stanley Cup winners
Penguins early favorites to repeat again as Stanley Cup winners

Despite several chances and a fast-paced style, the Predators and Penguins played the first scoreless first period of this year's Stanley Cup Final . And it's the second championship in 18 months for coach Mike Sullivan, who has yet to lose a playoff series since taking over after Mike Johnston was sacked.

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  • Will the Warriors knock out the Cavaliers in Game 5 tonight?
Will the Warriors knock out the Cavaliers in Game 5 tonight?

Monday night's total is set at 230.5 points. It was a job that still mattered. Warriors coach Steve Kerr said it all starts with better on-ball defense. "It's understanding where you are". Here is what Kyrie Irving said about what the Cavs need to continue from Game 4. (We're) looking forward to going out there and having some fun (Monday).

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  • Air quality alert issued — Sunday sizzler
Air quality alert issued — Sunday sizzler

Automobile exhaust and out-of-state emission sources are the primary sources of ground-level ozone and are the most serious air pollution problems in the Northeast. "For example, an AQI value of 50 represents good air quality with little potential to affect public health, while an AQI value over 300 represents hazardous air quality", the page reads...

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  • Fiancée: Man who allegedly shot Jacksonville father a 'homicidal maniac'
Fiancée: Man who allegedly shot Jacksonville father a 'homicidal maniac'

The Bowmans invited the man in for a drink, but he took off his shoes and would not leave, Chelsea , who previously divorced Bowman before they chose to get remarried, told Action News Jacksonville . "My husband (Scott) goes to use the bathroom, and he waits for him". Bowman says the man was still at the scene when JSO arrived, and he told them...

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  • Patty Jenkins May Have Even More Creative Control in Wonder Woman 2
Patty Jenkins May Have Even More Creative Control in Wonder Woman 2

The action packed origins story of the famed comic book superhero raked in more than $103 million in the United States , on its opening weekend. "It's where you get the lines, but you have no idea what the story is about, what the character is, nothing".

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  • Tony Awards get political in the age of Trump
Tony Awards get political in the age of Trump

The stars of the stage turned out in force at theatre's biggest night of the year as the 71-year-old crowned "Best Actress" for her turn in the Broadway revival of Hello, Dolly! "This thing has the ability to lift your spirits in these bad, awful times", she assured the crowd, before launching into a hilarious, expletive-laden speech.

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  • Bill Cosby's trial draws to a close without him testifying
Bill Cosby's trial draws to a close without him testifying

The lone defense witness was the detective who led the 2005 investigation into allegations that Cosby drugged and violated Andrea Constand at his suburban Philadelphia home in 2004. While Cosby opted not to testify , prosecutors were expected to remind jurors about the statements he made in his deposition. The defense lawyer also walked the ...

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  • Watch Bette Midler Shut the Tony Awards Exit Music Right Up
Watch Bette Midler Shut the Tony Awards Exit Music Right Up

The lie spirals out of control, once news of Connor and Evan's fake friendship makes its way around the school, and culminates in an assembly honoring Connor's memory, called The Connor Project. As a young boy, Platt said he performed in musicals with other family members in his family's backyard in California. This year, the lineup featured Jos...

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  • Tonys Give Come From Away A Soft Landing
Tonys Give Come From Away A Soft Landing

Host Kevin Spacey managed to portray two USA leaders in one telecast - former president Bill Clinton and Frank Underwood, the fictional president he plays on Netflix's political thriller " House of Cards ". The Rockettes had their own number and got to dance with the cast of " Come From Away ", a feel-good Canadian musical set against the horro...

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  • US attorney general Jeff Sessions to face questions on Comey firing, Russia
US attorney general Jeff Sessions to face questions on Comey firing, Russia

President Donald Trump dropped in on a wedding at his Trump National Golf Club in New Jersey this weekend...a different mood than his tone on Twitter. "You've got a president who's threatening to testify under oath, and I'm sure Republicans think that's skating dangerously close to perjury", Ferson said.

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  • Trump tweets prediction about Comey's 'totally illegal' and 'cowardly' leaks
Trump tweets prediction about Comey's 'totally illegal' and 'cowardly' leaks

Collins is referring to Trump's joint press conference with the President of Romania from Friday, during which Trump was asked if the tapes exist, only to respond, "I'll tell you about that maybe sometime in the very near future". "I hope you can let this go". "And there would be nothing wrong if I did say it according to everybody that I've rea...

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  • Ardmore Native Benj Pasek Wins Tony For 'Dear Evan Hansen'
Ardmore Native Benj Pasek Wins Tony For 'Dear Evan Hansen'

While answering questions from reporters - "Sean Spicer here!" she joked - Midler also shared her thoughts on Trump's efforts to cut NEA funding. As the orchestra tried to cut her hilarious speech short and cue her to head offstage, Midler just kept going as the music got louder and louder.

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  • GOP Senator: Trump 'Clearly Does Not Fully Understand or Appreciate the Boundaries'
GOP Senator: Trump 'Clearly Does Not Fully Understand or Appreciate the Boundaries'

Bush. "Well, I'd like to invite the president to testify before the Senate ". Donald Trump Jr. on Saturday said that his father did speak to fired FBI Director James Comey about his preferred outcome for the investigation into former national security adviser Michael Flynn , though President Donald Trump flatly denied doing so.

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  • 'Dear Evan Hansen,' Ben Platt win top Tony Awards
'Dear Evan Hansen,' Ben Platt win top Tony Awards

Benji Pasek, who is Jewish, and Justin Paul also won for best book, best orchestrations and best original score . The Divine Miss M, who won best actress for " Hello, Dolly! " was not going to be denied and signaled she was in a feisty mood early: "I'd like to thank all the Tony voters - many of whom I've actually dated", she joked.

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