• Highland Reel Refuses to Yield at Royal Ascot
Highland Reel Refuses to Yield at Royal Ascot

He finished last of seven behind the reopposing Jack Hobbs on that occasion but the unexpectedly yielding ground was certainly against him that day and the real Highland Reel is far better than that. He came with every chance in the straight. He shrugged aside his rushed trip to Epsom last time with a typically gutsy win in the Coronation Cup...

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  • Ugliest Dog Contest Held in Petaluma
Ugliest Dog Contest Held in Petaluma

The annual World's Ugliest Dog Contest celebrates homely pooches for their inner beauty in Petaluma. The World's Ugliest Dog Contest is celebrating man's best friend's flawless imperfections in California on Friday. Coming in second place was a 16-year-old Brussels Griffon-pug mixed named Moe, who lost his sight and hearing. Chase, a 14-year-...

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  • Polanski victim asks judge to end sex abuse case
Polanski victim asks judge to end sex abuse case

Polanski, now 83, admitted raping Geimer and spent 42 days in pre-trial custody. The hearing Friday is an effort by Braun to get the court to unseal testimony by the now-retired prosecutor in the case, who is believed to have testified in a closed session about backroom sentencing discussions.

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  • Mathew Knowles confirms Beyoncé and Jay Z gave birth to twins
Mathew Knowles confirms Beyoncé and Jay Z gave birth to twins

TMZ reported that Beyonce actually gave birth last week, but a "minor issue" has kept them in the hospital. Beyonce's father confirmed the birth on Father's Day. "Bey and Jay are thrilled and have started sharing the news with their family and closest friends". Los Angeles looks likely; Blue attends a local school and according to Variety ...

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  • Trump on solar, taxes, welfare
Trump on solar, taxes, welfare

Addressing a rally in Iowa, Donald Trump said that the solar panels would provide cheap energy to the people. He had also expressed his confidence that Mexico will "eventually" pay for the border wall. And that's good. Right? Before the elections, Donald Trump in an interview with journalist Anderson Cooper said that he would make Mexico pa...

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  • Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince: The man who will be king
Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince: The man who will be king

The move wasn't totally unanticipated as a possibility, but has far-reaching consequences. The elevation of Mohammed bin Salman marked the culmination of several years of change within the power structure of the Saudi royal family, the New York Times reports , as some older princes have found themselves sidelined and some younger princes have ...

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  • Intrigue begins after Fultz, Ball
Intrigue begins after Fultz, Ball

LaVar Ball , for one, was certain of the team's ascendance under his son. The outspoken father pumped his fists and then took off his Big Baller Brand hat before tossing it into the crowd, according to the LA Times's Tania Ganguli. On Thursday, Lakers president of basketball operations Earvin "Magic" Johnson and general manager Rob Pelinka ...

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  • No más: Trump restores restrictions on communist Cuba
No más: Trump restores restrictions on communist Cuba

But Trump has, in the past, apparently done business in Cuba - in violation of the embargo the US had in place against the country. "Officially, today, they are rejected". Obama's open-hand policy as Mr. Trump had suggested. The policy enhances travel restrictions to better enforce the statutory ban on United States tourism to Cuba .

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  • Mattel Introduces New Diverse Ken Dolls; Hopes To Reverse Sales Slump
Mattel Introduces New Diverse Ken Dolls; Hopes To Reverse Sales Slump

One of the new dolls features Ken in a man bun straight out of the Leonardo DiCaprio and Jared Leto playbook . As insignificant as making Ken Asian or black might seem to some, there's ample documentation of the impact that toys can have on how young children see and relate to the world.

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  • 'Every possibility' of deal between Conservatives and DUP, insists Green
'Every possibility' of deal between Conservatives and DUP, insists Green

Speaking ahead of the Prime Minister's first - and possibly last - Queen's Speech, Mr Green played down expectations of quickly finalising an agreement for the DUP to prop her up. Green said he could not give details of the speech before it was delivered, but insisted it would be a full legislative programme with the "biggest element" being bills ...

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  • Jennifer Lopez denies she photoshopped six-pack selfie
Jennifer Lopez denies she photoshopped six-pack selfie

However some trolls were quick to accuse the Shades Of Blue star of using editing tools to achiever her flawless finish. "Omg. just a smudge on the mirror. "It was definitely a fight, and so it's good to hear that it helped anybody in some way because at the end of the day I was just trying to be myself without trying to fit into a mold of what...

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  • Steph Curry may skip White House visit
Steph Curry may skip White House visit

The Golden State Warriors emerged victorious after Wednesday's Game Five of the NBA Finals . The brothers took turns climbing on top of a water cooler to see over the crowd and jumped with delight as Curry's bus went by. This isn't the first time Curry has spoken out against Trump. The interaction between Durant and Rihanna fir...

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  • Megyn Kelly To Alex Jones: 'I'm Not Going To Be Barbara Walters'
Megyn Kelly To Alex Jones: 'I'm Not Going To Be Barbara Walters'

Jones claims Kelly "attacked" him in the primetime interview, even though she promised to be fair and have her producer check with him to make sure his comments were not taken out of context. Jones tweeted out a short audio clip of Kelly telling him that she would not "double-cross" him. God, she was like, 'I want to get steaks with you, I'm ob...

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  • Twin Cities Pride officials apologize, will let police march
Twin Cities Pride officials apologize, will let police march

Later, she replied to someone on Twitter who told her not to attend. Organizers made the change after meeting Thursday with Minneapolis Police Chief Janee Harteau , the city's first openly gay police chief , who was honored as the parade's grand marshal three years ago.

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  • 'Come From Away' wins Tony for best director of a musical
'Come From Away' wins Tony for best director of a musical

The acting mogul was thrilled to pick up her award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical for Hello, Dolly! and celebrated with an extremely long speech. Appearing as his " House of Cards " character Frank Underwood, he wisecracked that he'd better leave, "before Bette Midler thanks anyone else". "For Michael Arono...

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  • Wonder Woman Soundly Defeats The Mummy At The US Box Office
Wonder Woman Soundly Defeats The Mummy At The US Box Office

There is, however, a saving grace to having Tom Cruise in The Mummy . With the goal of creating their own "super team" of characters (akin to the Avengers or the Justice League, but with, you know, monsters), the studio put together the Dark Universe .

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  • Kate Beckinsale Spotted Locking Lips with 21-Year-Old Comedian Mite Rife
Kate Beckinsale Spotted Locking Lips with 21-Year-Old Comedian Mite Rife

Matt Rife flexes for the 'gram. He was seen grabbing her face as he reached in for a smooch . KATE BECKINSALE has joined the cougar club after pulling a 21-year-old hunk who is only three years older than her daughter. He also does stand-up and works out on the gym. "Everyone in Kate's circle loves Matt and are so supportive of this r...

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  • Cosby won't testify, defense rests in sex assault trial
Cosby won't testify, defense rests in sex assault trial

Bill Cosby's wife Camille Cosby resurfaced and joined the comedian ahead of the defense case in his sexual assault trial on Monday morning, June 12. He asked them to remember the power that someone like Cosby wielded. MCANDREWS: The consent is the heart of the disagreement, and the question really becomes, does she have a motive to lie? Ju...

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  • Simmons says he took devil's horn gesture from Spider-Man
Simmons says he took devil's horn gesture from Spider-Man

One of the biggest bands of the 70s is attempting to trademark a signal that looks strikingly similar to what University of Texas fans, students and alumni know as their own: the hook 'em horns sign. It's a public domain; it shouldn't be trademarked". The news also caught the attention of Nikki Sixx , who, presumably in jest, succinctly tweete...

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  • The Critics Are Loving Spider-Man: Homecoming So Far
The Critics Are Loving Spider-Man: Homecoming So Far

Lucky readers in Chicago and Milwaukee can get the scoop early, though, because we're offering free tickets to advance screenings in both cities for next Wednesday, June 28. If we can categorize the characters quoted just before as anti-heroes or heroes, Kraven and Mysterio are baddies much less nuanced in the comics and that would be the first fil...

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