• MOVIE: The Mummy gives birth to new universe of films
MOVIE: The Mummy gives birth to new universe of films

It's a lot of fun, but it's prevented from completely embracing its no-holds-barred extravagance by its adherence to the cinematic universe. What is the game plan for this Dark Universe? As such, it was inevitable that sequels would follow, and " Frankenstein ", " Dracula " and "The Invisible Man" did indeed produce follow-up films that continu...

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  • Mike Monico breaks down the brevity of Bill Cosby's defense
Mike Monico breaks down the brevity of Bill Cosby's defense

Following six days of testimony, the jurors in the Bill Cosby sexual assault trial began formal deliberations Monday in Norristown, PA, to determine the comedian's fate. "McMonagle argued that Cosby was guilty of infidelity but no crime". "He knew exactly what was going to happen and that was part of the plan", said Steele.

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  • Santa Maria woman sneaks dog into hospital to visit sick grandma
Santa Maria woman sneaks dog into hospital to visit sick grandma

Shelby Hennick, a 21-year-old veterinary technician, explained that her grandma had been admitted to hospital and had asked to see her dog , Patsy. "I just happened to be passing my grandma's house when she called so of course I was gonna do it", said Shelby.

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  • Warriors GM says Steve Kerr will be back as coach next season
Warriors GM says Steve Kerr will be back as coach next season

Now Kevin Durant , Steph Curry and the Warriors have found the range. The second National Basketball Association championship feels drastically different for Curry, because this one was a comeback from a heartbreaking missed opportunity a year ago against James and the Cavaliers when the Warriors knew they should have won it all but squander...

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  • Sessions Avoids Senate Intel Committee Questions Without Legal Reasons - Senator
Sessions Avoids Senate Intel Committee Questions Without Legal Reasons - Senator

She added that Sessions "in particular was very strong on the point that there was no collusion between Russian Federation and the Trump campaign". On at least two occasions before the Intelligence Committee today, Sessions was confronted with this contradiction between the president's explanation of why Comey had to go and his own, and he al...

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  • Twist in Otto Warmbier Case: North Koreans Don't Usually Beat American Captives
Twist in Otto Warmbier Case: North Koreans Don't Usually Beat American Captives

The University of Virginia student from suburban Cincinnati who publicly confessed to trying to steal a propaganda banner left North Korea on Tuesday morning, a foreign ministry official confirmed. By Monday, an American delegation, including Mr. Yun and a medical team, arrived in Pyongyang to take Mr. Warmbier home. "This situation with Warmbi...

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  • Weight, gloves, promoter and network involved in McGregor vs
Weight, gloves, promoter and network involved in McGregor vs

White did add that Showtime and Mayweather Promotions will be handling the event and most of the build, but the UFC is planning to promote McGregor , the reigning UFC lightweight champion, as much as possible. "The impossible deal is now done". The UFC stamp will be limited to the presence of McGregor , according to White. Mayweather ,...

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  • Trump Visits Lawmaker Recovering From Shooting at Baseball Practice in Virginia
Trump Visits Lawmaker Recovering From Shooting at Baseball Practice in Virginia

However, an official said Trump may only meet with Scalise's family, because the congressman may not be well enough for a visit. " Many lives would have been lost, if not for the heroic actions of the two Capitol police officers who took down the gunman despite sustaining gunshot wounds", he added .

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  • Dismantling Dodd-Frank Act could ease financial service, conflict mineral regulations
Dismantling Dodd-Frank Act could ease financial service, conflict mineral regulations

On Thursday, while the country (and the world) watched ousted Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey call President Donald Trump a liar with whom he did not want to be left alone, the Republican-controlled House of Representatives quietly rolled back financial regulations meant to prevent a repeat of the 2008 financial crash which l...

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  • Abortion activists dress as Handmaids to protest legislation
Abortion activists dress as Handmaids to protest legislation

Female protesters in OH injected fiction into the real battle over women's reproductive rights by wearing the signature red robes and white bonnets donned by the handmaids in the Hulu adaptation of Margaret Atwood's 1985 dystopian novel, The Handmaid's Tale .

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  • Audi R8 Spyder V10 plus debuts with 610 hp, 560 Nm
Audi R8 Spyder V10 plus debuts with 610 hp, 560 Nm

Top speed, meanwhile, is 10km/h faster than the non-Plus model, with the Spyder topping out at 328km/h. As its name clearly suggests, the R8 Spyder V10 plus offers a lot more performance compared to the regular R8 Spyder V10, most notably in the engine department.

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  • Londoners Help Fire Survivors With Food, Clothes
Londoners Help Fire Survivors With Food, Clothes

Terrified residents of the Grenfell Tower said there was little warning of the inferno that engulfed their high-rise apartment building and left 12 people dead - a toll that officials said would nearly certainly rise. "Somebody did, a gentleman ran forward and managed to grab the baby". Tamara, one witness, told the BBC: "There's people, like...

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  • Trump son tweet connects shooting to NYC 'Julius Caesar' play
Trump son tweet connects shooting to NYC 'Julius Caesar' play

Atlanta-based Delta released a statement on Sunday saying it was pulling its sponsorship from The Public Theater "effective immediately". Trump the younger's "This" tweet from Wednesday morning isn't the first time Trump Jr. On Sunday, he tweeted that he wasn't sure about the boundary between artistic expression and political speech : "I wonde...

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  • Triumphant Corbyn declares Labour 'a Government in waiting'
Triumphant Corbyn declares Labour 'a Government in waiting'

Jeremy Corbyn was applauded by Labour MPs as he returned to the House of Commons following his party's surprise election gains. "Unity is the watchword, government is the aim". Mr Corbyn was greeted with cheers and a 45-second ovation as he arrived at the first meeting of the Parliamentary Labour Party since the election. Corbyn plans to contin...

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  • Special counsel investigating Trump for obstruction
Special counsel investigating Trump for obstruction

Mr Mueller, a widely respected former head of the FBI, has now taken up the angle of possible efforts by Mr Trump to obstruct justice in the investigation, the Post said . That prompted Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein to appoint Robert Mueller - himself a former Federal Bureau of Investigation director - as special counsel the followi...

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  • George and Amal Clooney welcome twins, Ella and Alexander
George and Amal Clooney welcome twins, Ella and Alexander

Amal Clooney's parents said they were elated Tuesday to welcome their twin grandchildren Ella and Alexander , and added that the birth had gone well. He turned up unexpectedly at the Sunrise of Sonning residence to see Pat Adams after staff had written to him saying a visit from him would make her dreams come true.

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  • Trump visits DC hospital treating critically injured Rep. Steve Scalise
Trump visits DC hospital treating critically injured Rep. Steve Scalise

Scalise, the No. 3 House Republican, was shot Wednesday along with several others during a GOP baseball practice in Alexandria, Virginia. The game will be played tonight at Nationals Park as planned. "He's very proud of his Louisiana heritage", said Rep. Leonard Lance, New Jersey Republican, who says Mr. Scalise occasionally takes congressmen out...

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  • Wounded Congressman Scalise needs several more surgeries, hospital says
Wounded Congressman Scalise needs several more surgeries, hospital says

Their surprise visit at a city hospital came late last night after a rifle-wielding man sprayed bullets during a the practice session in Alexandria, Virginia yesterday. His social media presence indicated he was strongly opposed to Republicans, including US President Donald Trump . "I am sickened by this despicable act", Sanders said.

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  • After hours on the stand, Constand sticks to her story
After hours on the stand, Constand sticks to her story

Cosby is accused of sexually assaulting Andrea Constand , the former head of the women's basketball program at Temple University, at his Pennsylvania home in 2004. Constand took to the witness stand to share her recollections of the night the now-disgraced comedian is said to have drugged and sexually assaulted her at his home.

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  • Bella Hadid steps out in Paris in cool £65 Nike trainers
Bella Hadid steps out in Paris in cool £65 Nike trainers

Back in New York City, Bella's older sister Gigi Hadid was spotted making her way back to her apartment after she spent the afternoon meeting with fans at the V Magazine Store. Hadid and Barrett first sparked romance rumours last month when they were seen soaking up the rays in France during the Cannes Film Festival. She loves see-through ...

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