• Donald Trump reportedly pulls United States out of the Paris climate accord
Donald Trump reportedly pulls United States out of the Paris climate accord

Almost 200 nations, including the United States, agreed in 2015 to voluntarily reduce their greenhouse gas emissions in an effort to combat climate change. Elon Musk, the tech billionaire and founder of Tesla, tweeted earlier this month that he spoke with Trump about sticking with the deal. Speaking in New York , Mr Guterres said if any countr...

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  • Wonder Woman movie treat for ST readers
Wonder Woman movie treat for ST readers

Jenkins says Lynda Carter has been like a sister to her and the crew throughout production. But times have changed. It's an unfortunate reality that in the past, poorly received female superhero movies like Catwoman and Elektra have been cited as a reason not to create superhero movies that star women characters.

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  • McConnell faces a challenge passing health care in Senate
McConnell faces a challenge passing health care in Senate

For McConnell, writing a Republican-only health care bill that can pass the Senate boils down to this question: How do you solve a problem like Dean, Lisa, Patrick, Ted, Rand and Susan? Current majority leader Mitch McConnell , however, has indicated the bridge stops there.

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  • Police make new arrest in Manchester bombing
Police make new arrest in Manchester bombing

The station closed was closed following the explosion last week that killed more than 20 people. Police identified the attacker as a 22-year-old man born and raised in the U.K. Also, the United Kingdom security service MI5 on Monday launched two urgent inquiries into how it missed the danger posed by bomber Salman Abedi, the Guardian newspaper ...

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  • Pippa Middleton and James Matthews spotted honeymooning in Sydney
Pippa Middleton and James Matthews spotted honeymooning in Sydney

Pippa Middleton has looked incredibly fashion-forward recently. The pair were spotted by waiting paparazzi at Sydney Airport late on Tuesday night as they, reportedly, disembarked a flight from New Zealand. Walking metres behind her, James Matthews , 41, didn't seem to have any concerns about the height of the bridge. "It was all arranged by ...

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  • Lorde taking lucky cashier to Governors Ball
Lorde taking lucky cashier to Governors Ball

Smoothie server Emely Medina said meeting the star made her morning. Lorde has invited a cashier from NY to her forthcoming performance at the Governors Ball after she made popped in to buy a smoothie at her store. Lorde explained she was going to ask in the store to celebrate Ms Medina's new job, but said she "got shy". Overcome with emot...

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  • Philippine military: City siege was start of extremist plan
Philippine military: City siege was start of extremist plan

In an interview with Radio DZMM on Monday, another military spokesman Colonel Edgar Arevalo said after seven days of fighting, the casualties included 61 Maute militants, 20 government troops and 19 civilians. Abu Sayyaf and a relatively new group called Maute, both of which have pledged allegiance to Islamic State, have fought alongside each ot...

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  • Trump says Kathy Griffin 'should be ashamed of herself'
Trump says Kathy Griffin 'should be ashamed of herself'

Griffin added that she was taking down the photo and planned on asking the photographer, Tyler Shields , to do the same. "I went way too far", she said. TMZ first reported on the photo shoot with Griffin and photographer Tyler Shields , who tweeted a behind-the-scenes YouTube video of the photo shoot.

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  • Google doodle goes with Zaha Hadid's flow
Google doodle goes with Zaha Hadid's flow

Often tapping into what she saw around her, she would use the landscape to help her ideas for design. Hadid, who died of a heart attack previous year at age 65, designed ground-breaking visionary buildings that spanned the globe. In her early work, Hadid visualized her projects through paintings that resembled abstract modernist art. She famous...

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  • Nearly half of Donald Trump's Twitter followers are fake
Nearly half of Donald Trump's Twitter followers are fake

Is he even aware of his popularity with bot accounts? While it is normal for a small amount of someone's following to be fake, Trump's current amount of fake followers definitely suggests something dodgy is going on. Obama's @barackobama account has 89.2 million followers. Twitter users had a field day Tuesday with news of Trump's surge. Ac...

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  • Britain's Got Talent final moves to Saturday
Britain's Got Talent final moves to Saturday

TV giant ITV to move the season finale of its hit competition show Britain's Got Talent from that night to Saturday. Ariana will be joined at the performance by famous names including Katy Perry , Coldplay , Miley Cyrus , Take That , Niall Horan and many more.

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  • Cher Saddened by Death of Ex Husband Gregg Allman
Cher Saddened by Death of Ex Husband Gregg Allman

Allman led the band through four stormy decades of playing and recording, and opened the commercial door for such other Southern acts as Lynyrd Skynyrd and the Marshall Tucker Band. During his five-decade career Allman worked with numerous greats of American blues and rock "n" roll, including Wilson Pickett, Neil Young, Clarence Carter, Eric ...

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  • 'Large part' of Manchester attack network held in Britain
'Large part' of Manchester attack network held in Britain

Of the ten suspects taken in, two have been released without charge. Medics, who battled to save the lives of children caught up in the atrocity, told the queen as she toured the Royal Manchester Children's Hospital how they worked tirelessly through the night.

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  • 'Carpool Karaoke' gets new Apple Music release date
'Carpool Karaoke' gets new Apple Music release date

Apple has not given an explanation as to why the series had to be pushed back. Apple had reportedly planned to debut the show this spring and showed a trailer for it at the Grammy Awards in February. Along with the reality competition series Planet of the Apps , it marks Apple's star-studded move into original programming meant to make Apple M...

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  • Tributes Paid To Southern Rock Pioneer Gregg Allman
Tributes Paid To Southern Rock Pioneer Gregg Allman

The older you get the more you start to understand your own mortality. "He could have held on for a long time, or he could have gone pretty quickly - as we saw". Many people within the music industry were well aware that Gregg Allman's days were numbered after reports about his declining health continued to surface.

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  • Jessica Chastain Calls Cannes Films' Lack of Female Representation
Jessica Chastain Calls Cannes Films' Lack of Female Representation "Disturbing"

She noted that although there were some exceptions, she was surprised with the representation of females onscreen. "They have their own point-of-view", she added . With Patty Jenkins at its helm, Wonder Woman is the first summer tent pole superhero film directed by a woman, and the effect is profound. "Here's a woman who is over-prepared, an...

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  • Swedish Satire Takes Top Prize at Cannes
Swedish Satire Takes Top Prize at Cannes

The satire starring Claes Bang and Elisabeth Moss which explores art, commerce, politics and national identity in Sweden was selected from 19 movies screened in competition this year. "Merci beaucoup madames et monsieurs!" Jury members also included Men in Black star Will Smith , South Korean director Park Chan-wook, Chinese star Fan Bingbin...

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  • Manchester bomber in Germany days before attack
Manchester bomber in Germany days before attack

Home Secretary Amber Rudd had said she was "irritated" by the disclosure of Abedi's identity against the UK's wishes and had warned Washington "it should not happen again". Abedi had been to Libya - where his parents are from - just prior to the attack. She encouraged her fans to not "operate in fear". Speaking after a meeting of the government...

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  • Police make two more arrests after Manchester bombing
Police make two more arrests after Manchester bombing

IS said it was behind the attack, but there appeared to be contradictions in its account of the operation. "I didn't expect that to happen, never", Ramadan Abedi said. He was picked up while allegedly receiving a money transfer from Salman Abedi . A September 2012 photo posted to what is believed to be their father's Facebook page shows a young ...

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  • United Kingdom opposition leader Corbyn says he would ensure Brexit deal
United Kingdom opposition leader Corbyn says he would ensure Brexit deal

The Labour leader has put the creation of a National Education Service at the heart of his party's election campaign. There were 239,700 tweets sent about Mr Corbyn - compared with 107,800 for the Prime Minister - over the 90-minute period, during which the pair were questioned by a studio audience and Jeremy Paxman.

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