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Jun 09 2017

All Blacks coach Steve Hansen says Lions have to start winning

But by pairing England star Farrell and Ireland scrum-half Murray here - along with slotting Ben Te'o alongside Wales centre Davies - the Crusaders clash is nearly ...

Jun 09 2017

Date set for 2018 Penn State Football Blue-White game

There's no word yet, but typically include in the Blue-White festivities is the popular autograph session before the game begins. Penn State also learned kick times for a...

Jun 09 2017

Apple's HomePod is coming. What to know about smart speakers

Eyeing this growth, not only Apple but also other tech giants including Samsung Electronics and Microsoft are preparing to launch smart speakers of their own this year....

Jun 09 2017

"Black Panther" poster unveiled; teaser to debut tonight

There's a lot riding on Marvel's Black Panther , not only because it's the final film before the colossal Avengers: Infinity War which will premiere a short three mont...

Jun 09 2017

Laura Prepon is having a girl

Brown's Black Cherry soda. The actress revealed that she succumbed to pregnancy food cravings, saying she had been craving for Jewish deli food with "the pickles and th...

Jun 09 2017

Keith Urban cleans up at CMT awards

Last year's awards show featured another unlikely collaboration, between Cam and Fifth Harmony . Jason Aldean , Darius Rucker , Charles Kelley of Lady Antebellum a...

Jun 09 2017

Russian Federation interfered in USA presidential polls with goal: James Comey

The two men later agreed that Comey would give his "honest loyalty". "I knew there might come a day when I would need a record of what had happened, not just to defen...

Jun 09 2017

Crouching Tiger's Zhang Ziyi joins growing Godzilla: King of the Monsters cast

The film will be directed by Michael Dougherty . The film was a commercial success, bringing in a cool $529 million United States dollars in the global box office (via ...

Jun 09 2017

Cosby arrives at courthouse for 4th day of trial

The transcript stems from a civil lawsuit Constand eventually settled with Cosby in 2006. Detective James Reape says prosecutors in suburban Philadelphia reopened Const...

Jun 09 2017

Bill Cosby's accuser faces tough questions in court

He faces 10 years in prison. Constand also told authorities she had never been alone with Cosby before the night of the alleged incident, but testimony revealed she had...

Jun 09 2017

Michael Fassbender and Jennifer Lawrence sought for Universal's Dark Universe

The studio is launching its Marvel-esque cinematic universe this week with The Mummy , and Bride of Frankenstein , starring Javier Bardem as Frankenstein's Monster ,...

Jun 09 2017

White House strikes back at Comey, says Trump 'not a liar'

Mark Warner , D-Va., the panel's vice chairman, he felt compelled to immediately record an account of the meeting, as soon as he exited Trump Tower for his waiting auto....

Jun 09 2017

Trump Never 'Sought to Impede' Russia Probe - Trump's Private Lawyer

President Trump's outside lawyer flatly denied that the president ever asked former FBI Director James Comey for a pledge of loyalty , and he accused Comey of discl...

Jun 09 2017

US House backs move to repeal post-2008 crisis banking law

Republican leaders have said the deregulation bill would solve numerous worries about the financial system stemming from the crisis while allowing banks to more fre...

Jun 09 2017

Homepod is Apple's first "breakthrough home speaker", coming December for $349

Not only does the speaker use Apple's old, 30-pin iPod charger, but it's so old that the connector only supports Firewire charging, instead of the later generations of ...

Jun 09 2017

United Kingdom votes for hung parliament; Brexit uncertainties ahead

Home Secretary Amber Rudd held on to her seat by the skin of her teeth. With 649 of 650 seats declared, the Conservatives had won 318 seats and Labor 261. "If this is a...

Jun 09 2017

Iranian leader says Tehran attacks will 'reinforce hatred' for US, Saudi

He did not elaborate. He also said the attackers were armed with AK-47s and hand grenades and wore what appeared to be explosive vests. Iranians, contacted by Reut...

Jun 09 2017

Disney Introduces The Other Characters of DuckTales Reboot With New Images

Way back in December of previous year, we brought you word that Disney XD's DuckTales reboot cast would be led by David Tennant as Scrooge McDuck, joined by Danny ...

Jun 09 2017

'Wonder Woman' rules box office, 'Captain Underpants' in second spot

However, when it comes to the worldwide record, Fifty Shades of Grey remains on top, having grossed $242 million compared to Wonder Woman's opening $223 million. To g...

Jun 09 2017

WayForward is Working on The Mummy: Demastered for PC and Consoles

We'll bring more on the game as we approach the late August 2017 release window. Right now, you can only experience this in Los Angeles at Hollywood & Highland Center and...