• McConnell's focus: finding votes for Senate health care bill
McConnell's focus: finding votes for Senate health care bill

Obama's health law enacted an additional 3.8 percent tax on investment income for married couples making more than $250,000 a year and individuals making more than $125,000. It halts federal funding to Planned Parenthood for one year, and stipulates that any health plan that covers abortions wouldn't qualify for federal subsidies.

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  • Beyonce and Jay Z blessed with twins, granddad Mathew Knowles confirms
Beyonce and Jay Z blessed with twins, granddad Mathew Knowles confirms

He used plenty of hashtags, including #beyonce, #jayz and #twins. Beyonce's father confirms the birth of the twins and gives some detailsA week after the birth of Beyonce's twins, his father, Matthew Knowles , was pleased with the arrival of the two babies on social networks.

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  • Ranbir Kapoor sheds 11 kilos for 'Jagga Jasoos'
Ranbir Kapoor sheds 11 kilos for 'Jagga Jasoos'

We at Bollywood Hungama came across these images of Govinda's different looks in Jagga Jasoos and just had to share it. Pritam's music reflects the eccentricities of the film's characters. " Shah Rukh Khan was spotted on the film's sets a year ago, this further provided as fodder to gossip mills". Sources close to the film rubbishes th...

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  • MOM Trailer #2: This Sridevi Is Vengeful And Chilling. Brace Yourself
MOM Trailer #2: This Sridevi Is Vengeful And Chilling. Brace Yourself

The dialogue exchange between Sridevi and Nawazuddin Siddiqui is pretty intense as she corrects him saying that nobody knows what she feels. Now, the second trailer, she looks totally determined and filled with rage, to punish the offenders in the movie! Known to be a powerhouse of talent, Sridevi is back and seems to be on the top of her gam...

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  • Jared Kushner delivers remarks after tech meeting
Jared Kushner delivers remarks after tech meeting

A who's who of technology names was expected to attend, including Apple Chief Executive Officer Tim Cook , Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella, Amazon.com CEO Jeff Bezos, Oracle Co-CEO Safra Catz and IBM CEO Ginni Rometty. Kushner , the son of a real estate magnate, has no experience in either technology or government, and is also shouldering the responsi...

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  • Prince Harry just opened up about experiencing panic attacks
Prince Harry just opened up about experiencing panic attacks

Now that he's older, Harry can better appreciate his role in the royal family. A sense of duty sparring with an ache for the ordinary seems to define the prince's existence, with much of it rooted in the life - and death - of his mother, Diana , Princess of Wales.

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  • Ellen caught this woman stealing and called her out… on live TV
Ellen caught this woman stealing and called her out… on live TV

Let's be honest here, we all see Ellen DeGeneres as a cool auntie. "I'll just buy this", she eventually says, putting the hat back and keeping the shirt. but, we sense, a little disappointed. Degeneres praised one woman who was seen on the video lamenting the fact that she wanted a T-shirt and a hat, and made a decision to take a t-sh...

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  • Kevin Spacey Added a New Celebrity Impression to His Arsenal: Fred Astaire
Kevin Spacey Added a New Celebrity Impression to His Arsenal: Fred Astaire

The show's star, Ben Platt , won best actor in a musical , Rachel Bay Jones won best featured actress and the show also picked up awards for its book, score and orchestrations. Kevin Kline accepts the award for best performance by an actor in a leading role in a play for " Present Laughter " at the 71st annual Tony Awards on Sunday, June 1...

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  • DNC Chairman Tom Perez suggests Democrats could 'take 50 seats' in House
DNC Chairman Tom Perez suggests Democrats could 'take 50 seats' in House

Bill Pascrell, D-N.J. Thursday afternoon, according to Politico , a group of disgruntled House Democrats huddled behind closed doors to plot the ouster of the embattled Minority Leader. "I need to step back and do what's best for this party'". "It's fair to say nearly every cent has been raised through the prism of, 'we need to hold the Republ...

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  • New White House chief usher moves from Trump hotel
New White House chief usher moves from Trump hotel

As chief usher, Harleth will oversee the staff that runs the White House residence. Only nine people have held the job since the beginning of the 20th century. She has been criticised for continuing to live in NY - and costing the American tax payer millions of dollars in security - while President Trump resided alone in the White House following h...

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  • Judge releases names of deadlocked jurors in Cosby sex assault case
Judge releases names of deadlocked jurors in Cosby sex assault case

On count 3, the allegation that Cosby gave Constand drugs without her knowledge led 10 jurors to vote guilty, but again, two holdouts voted not guilty. The juror went on to say that the number of other women accusing Cosby did not factor into the deliberations of this case. "People would just start crying out of nowhere, we wouldn't even be tal...

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  • NBC to Air Jones Talk Despite Newtown Families' Threat
NBC to Air Jones Talk Despite Newtown Families' Threat

But Kelly and NBC have defended the interview, arguing that Jones' growing influence - he has over 1.3 billion views on YouTube and his radio show, Infowars , is syndicated on 160 stations - warrants journalistic attention. "It's not going to be some gotcha hit piece, I can promise you that", Kelly can be heard telling Jones, as Mediaite...

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  • Anti-Sharia law march downtown draws counter protest
Anti-Sharia law march downtown draws counter protest

Many people called for better treatment of women. ACT for America , which the Southern Poverty Law Center classifies as the " largest grassroots anti-Muslim group" in the country, organized several March Against Sharia protests for Saturday, despite the fact that Sharia law is in no way shape or form taking over the United States.

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  • Breeders' Cup Winner Highland Reel Scores at Royal Ascot
Breeders' Cup Winner Highland Reel Scores at Royal Ascot

He was clearly less impressive when only third in a Listed race at Naas last time, but that was on easy ground and I think a return to this quicker ground will suit him . Ryan Moore , winning his second race of the week, said: "He's so tough, he's got a marvellous attitude, so many came at him there". He had a hard day at Epsom but to come here an...

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  • Driver arrested in fatal crash involving stolen dirt bike
Driver arrested in fatal crash involving stolen dirt bike

Christopher Bouchard of Mastic, on Long Island, was arraigned Friday on a reckless endangerment charge. Garriques was rushed to Stony Brook University Medical Center. Three hours later, police say Bouchard saw two men on his bike and pursued them, which ended in the crash. Danielle Booker, Garriques' aunt, told NBC that the Bouchard deserves p...

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  • 'X-Men: Dark Phoenix' to Introduce Dazzler - Is Taylor Swift Playing Her?
'X-Men: Dark Phoenix' to Introduce Dazzler - Is Taylor Swift Playing Her?

X-Men: Dark Phoenix is seeking an actress to play Dazzler in a small cameo role, according to Entertainment Weekly . Since Dark Phoenix is reportedly set in 1991, is there a chance we'll see Dazzler in flannel? Dazzler is going to be in the movie in a "small role", but it isn't yet known what she will be doing or how she will make her debut....

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  • Grenfell Tower Fire Tribute
Grenfell Tower Fire Tribute

Grenfell Tower fire: Simon Cowell charity single line-up in pictures Sun, June 18, 2017 Simon Cowell's all-star cast of artists arrive at a London studio to record their charity single for the victims of the Grenfell Tower fire. "Wild Thoughts" enters the chart at Number 3 and is DJ Khaled's second Top 5 single this month. Tomlinson's One ...

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  • Protests over Minnesota police shooting result in 18 arrests on freeway
Protests over Minnesota police shooting result in 18 arrests on freeway

Yanez shot him seven times, claiming he feared for his safety. About 150 people gathered in a Minneapolis park for a rally and downtown march in response to the acquittal of a police officer who shot and killed a black driver, a muted response compared to protests one night earlier.

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  • The Groundbreaking Technology Behind War for the Planet of the Apes
The Groundbreaking Technology Behind War for the Planet of the Apes

War for the Planet of the Apes doesn't hit theaters until the middle of next month, but this past week brought the first batch of screenings for critics, as well as a batch of global screenings for fans who were quick enough to get free passes to the advanced showing of the blockbuster sequel.

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  • Vince Staples Embraces the Electronic Avant-Garde on 'Big Fish Theory'
Vince Staples Embraces the Electronic Avant-Garde on 'Big Fish Theory'

The David Helman-directed sees the two hit the desert, primarily following a dehydrated Staples who plays spin-the-[ Sprite ]-bottle alone, before discovering a lone diner that will serve him an ice-cold Sprite . With the " Rain Come Down " video, that team-up is taken to a new level as Sprite's first-ever produced music video . And you know it...

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  • Beyoncé And Jay-z Welcome Twins
Beyoncé And Jay-z Welcome Twins

The twins' highly anticipated birth comes several months after the singer and her rapper husband announced they'd be adding to their brood, which already includes 5-year-old Blue Ivy . Obama called the rapper/businessman a "true American original" and may have also hinted at the gender of the twins. "It's the biggest blessing and I'm so excite...

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  • Cuban expert says new United States restrictions harm bilateral ties
Cuban expert says new United States restrictions harm bilateral ties

Mexico " s media outlets are addressing today Cuba " s response to the announcement by US President Donald Trump of going back in relations with the island. Russia's Foreign Ministry has urged the Trump administration to listen to the results of voting on the anti-blockade resolution at the UN General Assembly, which confirms the global communit...

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  • Taylor Hawkins Takes Lead Vocal in New Foo Fighters Song 'Sunday Rain'
Taylor Hawkins Takes Lead Vocal in New Foo Fighters Song 'Sunday Rain'

In a recent interview , the band has given us some pretty vital info about the Foo Fighters new album but stopped short of giving us the whole she-bang... Consequently, Concrete And Gold will feature "some of the most insanely heavy Foo Fighters riffs ever with lush harmonic complexities". " Run ", the album's first single and video, is alre...

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  • Kris Jenner Shows Off Her Incredible Body, Flat Stomach With Sexy Photo
Kris Jenner Shows Off Her Incredible Body, Flat Stomach With Sexy Photo

She'll always be a part of me. "I don't want to discredit her feelings or her account, but when all of us were there witnessing some things and seeing things really differently, it was just a little bit surprising to me". "I am always looking for that youthful magic mirror, serum - anything you can find, anything that can help", she says to me, nea...

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  • Bill Cosby Sexual Assault Case Goes to the Jury
Bill Cosby Sexual Assault Case Goes to the Jury

He is charged with three counts of aggravated indecent assault, each one punishable by up to 10 years behind bars. Constand says Cosby drugged and molested her as she lay helpless on his couch at his nearby home. Cosby had said before the trial he would not testify. In criminal trials, the onus is on prosecutors to prove guilt beyond a reasona...

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  • Bella Thorne & Scott Disick Hold Hands After Night at the Club
Bella Thorne & Scott Disick Hold Hands After Night at the Club

She had later switched seats and was seen staring out of the window. " Bella keeps spending time at Scott's house", the source said. " Scott is really nice, sweet, charming", she later told Complex . However, since the two have been seen hanging out together again, it appears as if Scott has won the 19-year-old over again. The UK's Sun...

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  • Bill Cosby's chief accuser describes feeling 'humiliated and confused' after sexual assault
Bill Cosby's chief accuser describes feeling 'humiliated and confused' after sexual assault

I wasn't able to fight ... "I don't know what that means", Constand answered. While dozens of women have come forward in recent years to accuse the man best known as the star of the 1980s TV hit family comedy " The Cosby Show ", Constand's accusation is the only one to result in a trial because the other cases are too old.

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  • Fifth Harmony reveal if they'll ever change their name to Fourth Harmony
Fifth Harmony reveal if they'll ever change their name to Fourth Harmony

Now the remaining members of the group--Ally Brooke, Normani Kordei , Dinah Jane Hansen , and Lauren Jauregui--have explained why they decided not to make any changes to the group's name. "It's who we our, it's our whole moment". " The fans named us Fifth Harmony, and now they're the fifth member ", Dinah added. "It's what we spent five yea...

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  • Fultz, Ball go 1-2 to start
Fultz, Ball go 1-2 to start

It was a day that was highlighted by trades with the Minnesota Timberwolves' aquisition of Bulls guard Jimmy Butler stealing much of the spotlight. Zach LaVine hadn't torn an ACL. The seventh pick became Arizona forward Lauri Markkanen. But the biggest hang-up in this trade was the fact Chicago had to swap first-round picks with Minneso...

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  • DUP demands £2bn to prop up Theresa May's government
DUP demands £2bn to prop up Theresa May's government

Jonathan Powell, the UK's chief Northern Ireland negotiator under former Prime Minister Tony Blair, argued in the Guardian that a Tory-DUP pact ruins the government's position as a neutral mediator. "What we certainly don't want to see is pensioners and the more vulnerable being affected". When asked what the chances were of a deal by next Thur...

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  • McConnell faces hunt for GOP votes for health bill
McConnell faces hunt for GOP votes for health bill

Several Republican senators have already said they oppose the bill, at least as of now. "This bill, unfortunately, it makes things worse for those folks, because it cuts their subsidies and removes some of them from qualifying for subsidies in the first place", said Hanel.

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  • Riverdale Season Two Started Shooting, Let the Speculation Begin
Riverdale Season Two Started Shooting, Let the Speculation Begin

Beyond the many revelations of the season one finale, showrunner Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa has been busy teasing bits and pieces of season two online. Riverdale returns for its second season Wednesday, October 11 at 8/7c on The CW. Season 2 is set to premiere with the episode titled " A Kiss Before Dying ". Fans of the show will know that in t...

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  • Trump calls Mueller's friendship with Comey
Trump calls Mueller's friendship with Comey "bothersome"

On Wednesday afternoon, President Trump took to Twitter to clarify his recent assertions about possessing tapes of his conversations with former FBI Director James Comey . Destroying them would be a crime. "It's remarkable the president was so flippant to make his original tweet and then frankly stonewall the media and the country for weeks", ...

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  • Depp's 'Assassin' Comments the Latest in Celebrity Anger
Depp's 'Assassin' Comments the Latest in Celebrity Anger

He answered that it's "been a while, but maybe it's time". "I hope that some of Mr. Depp's colleagues will speak out against this type of rhetoric as strongly as they would if his comments were directed to a Democrat elected official". In case there was any confusion regarding Depp's criticisms, the actor then articulated what he thinks Donald...

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  • CNN chief: Alex Jones interview worthy, but NBC mishandled
CNN chief: Alex Jones interview worthy, but NBC mishandled

JP Morgan pulled advertisements from NBC until the interview is aired Sunday and Kelly was uninvited from hosting a gala for the Sandy Hook Promise Foundation. Jones attempted to get his revenge on Thursday by revealing he had recorded his entire conversation with Kelly. Parents of the victims of the shooting have been vocal in their disgust ...

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