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by | May 14, 2017 | 10:11

China has tested a new type of missile missile believed to be aimed at counterbalancing the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) anti-missile system deployed by US in South Korea. The test also came as China , the United States and the Koreas are locked in a complex diplomatic spat over Pyongyang's missile launches and potential new nuclear tests.

by | May 14, 2017 | 09:46

The host of CBS' The Late Show Stephen Colbert's picked holes in President Donald Trump , as the president described Colbert in as "a no-talent guy" and remotely amusing. Don't you know, I've been trying for a year to get you to say my name. "I do occasionally use adult language". That's right, you got beat by low-energy Jeb.

by | May 14, 2017 | 09:36

Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas, the current Senate majority whip and former attorney general of Texas, is another contender to replace Comeny who is being interviewed Saturday. Acting FBI director Andrew McCabe sidestepped a question during a Senate hearing on Thursday on whether he ever heard Comey tell Trump that the president was not the subject of investigation.

by | May 14, 2017 | 09:03

White House press secretary Sean Spicer. Live from NY, it's Friday morning - and the good people at Saturday Night Live are working hard to create one of their Spicey-est episodes yet. "Give that woman an Emmy just for the bit of hope!" one of Zak's followers responded, while another noted "He's not IN traffic, he's AMONG the traffic" (the latter, of course, is in reference to a report that Spicer hid in bushes in the aftermath of FBI Director James Comey's firing).

by | May 14, 2017 | 08:50

Riyad Mahrez was adjudged to have kicked the ball against his standing foot as he slipped while taking the 77th-minute penalty, which span high into the top corner. What will concern Guardiola is how badly City struggled in the second half, and they can count themselves very lucky after Mahrez's stroke of misfortune.

by | May 14, 2017 | 08:09

In second place were Bulgaria while Moldova finished third. NaviBand from Belarus performs the song "Historyja Majho Zyccia" during rehearsals for the Eurovision Song Contest, in Kiev, Ukraine , Friday, May 12, 2017. Portugal had been one of the favourites to win, along with Italy's entry , which came sixth. The stage invader, wrapped in an Australian flag, was swiftly wrestled off the stage by a security guard.

by | May 14, 2017 | 08:09

Trump advised students to follow their dreams and ignore critics. The president has stayed largely out of public view since Tuesday, when he removed the head of the agency that is investigating Russia's role in the 2016 election, along with possible ties between Mr Trump's campaign and the Russian government.

by | May 14, 2017 | 07:57

Salvador was diagnosed with a life-threatening heart condition and was unable to travel to Kyiv for his technical rehearsals for the first semi-finals last week. He moved to his native Bulgaria to take part in the country's version of X Factor, finishing second in the competition in 2016. In a clear sweep finish, Portugal beat out Bulgaria for the Eurovision glass microphone trophy.

by | May 14, 2017 | 07:42

On Friday's " Today " show, Holt reviewed his interview with Trump that delved into the president's surprising firing of Comey. Che's Holt attempted to conduct a interview with the president about his decision to fire Comey in the middle of an investigation into the administration's ties to Russian Federation.

by | May 14, 2017 | 07:37

Seacrest, who is based in Los Angeles and hosts a daily radio show, will move to NY and keep his company on the West Coast. The search for new co-host on " Live " has come to an end after about a year and Ryan Seacrest will be filling the vacant position to company Kelly Ripa .

by | May 14, 2017 | 07:37

Spicer was reportedly "benched" during a crucial week for the White House in the wake of Trump's shocking firing of Federal Bureau of Investigation chief James Comey. The marketing for SNL episodes is generally a low-key affair with a few funny-ish commercials featuring the next host and the musical guest during the days leading up to showtime.

by | May 14, 2017 | 07:12

For some, the soundtrack to Guardians Vol. 2 is enough of a selling-point, and you're definitely in for a treat with this one. "It's our plan to see more of Stallone". "It's smarter than most films, but not as smart as the first one". He knows that I am Star-Lord. Check out the hilarious Good Morning America segment, in which Pratt shows off his stellar moves and discusses the upcoming Guardians of the Galaxy Vol.

by | May 14, 2017 | 07:01

During a visit to the SiriusXM studios in LA on Friday (13 May) the Wrecking Ball singer said her life has changed for the better. Gone is the short hair, skimpy clothes and twerking, Miley's new image is very different, with a return to long locks and the hot trousers replaced by long dresses or jeans.

by | May 14, 2017 | 06:51

Mr. Trump told reporters on Air Force One that he may select Comey's successor before leaving for his first foreign trip next week. " In fact, when I chose to just do it, I said to myself, I said, 'You know, this Russian Federation thing with Trump and Russian Federation is a made up story, it's an excuse by the Democrats for having lost an election that they should have won, '" Trump told Holt during the interview.

by | May 14, 2017 | 06:47

This year's competition saw some controversy when Ukraine barred Russia's entry, Yulia Samoilova, from coming to Kyiv because she had performed in the Russia-annexed Ukrainian region of Crimea in 2015. According to the Eurovision.tv, hosting the Song Contest has been an honour for Ukraine. Francesco Gabbani from Italy performs the song "Occidentali's Karma" during rehearsals for the Eurovision Song Contest, in Kiev, Ukraine, Friday, May 12, 2017".

by | May 14, 2017 | 06:50

At the same time, Justice Department officials were beginning the first day of interviews for candidates to replace James B. Comey, whom Trump fired Tuesday. Ms Fisher and Ms Townsend were the only women on the list of candidates. President Donald Trump admitted the FBI's probe of then-Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton's private email server helped him during the 2016 election, and added that he never would have let his opponent walk free.

by | May 14, 2017 | 06:42

The cause of the derailment was not immediately known, but regional official Voula Patoulidou told the Associated Press that the train may have traveled too fast on that part of the track. 'I heard a unusual noise and then I saw the train approaching and ramming into my neighbour's house'. The train's engine went right through the house, whose bottom floor is storage space.

by | May 14, 2017 | 06:44

Pirro asked Trump. Before she'd even finished asking the question, Trump was heartily agreeing and explaining how the obvious solution would be that "we don't have press conferences". "They're going to start to cry". "And in all fairness to Sean [Spicer], and in all fairness to Sarah Huckabee [Sanders], and in all fairness to anybody that stood up there, they don't know me", continued Trump.

by | May 14, 2017 | 06:37

More than a dozen social-justice groups are uniting this Mother's Day to bail out women who are incarcerated while awaiting trial. "Black Lives Matter Bay Area is committed to fighting for all Black lives, and fighting against all systems of oppression", said Karissa Lewis, organizer for Black Lives Matter Bay Area.

by | May 14, 2017 | 06:36

Much like St. Patrick's Day - the first St. Patrick's Day parade was in NY, not Ireland, and was initially observed in Boston primarily by protestants, not Catholics - Cinco de Mayo in the United States has only tenuous ties to its historical roots.

by | May 14, 2017 | 06:36

German rail operator Deutsche Bahn said some electronic signs at stations announcing arrivals and departures were infected, with travellers posting pictures showing some bearing a message demanding a cash payment to restore access. CNN has not independently confirmed that number. Europol also warned a "complex global investigation" was required "to identify the culprits". Finance chiefs from the Group of Seven rich countries were to commit on Saturday to joining forces to fight the ...

by | May 14, 2017 | 06:22

Lucie Jones is predicted to take sixth place for the United Kingdom, which would see a vast improvement on past year, when Joe and Jake's You're Not Alone finished 24th. But while Lucie is remaining confident that this could be the year of Eurovision glory for the UK, Britain's commentator Graham Norton previously admitted he didn't exactly fancy our chances.

by | May 14, 2017 | 06:14

According to Trump, he "could not possibly more thrilled" to be 100 miles away from the " Washington swamp" while celebrities, as well as media personalities, were "consoling each other in a hotel ballroom". We will make America safe again. While President Trump did not attend the dinner - the first time a president has skipped the event in more than 30 years - another president did make an appearance across town.

by | May 14, 2017 | 05:22

A few called for either independence or statehood, saying the island's status as a USA territory led to the crisis. Federal officials placed Puerto Rico under bankruptcy protection, setting up a showdown with Wall Street firms owed billions of dollars in the largest-ever US municipal debt restructuring and further complicating the USA territory's efforts to pull itself out of a financial mess.

by | May 14, 2017 | 05:17

International Monetary Fund managing director Christine Lagarde arrives for the opening session of the G7 of Finance ministers in Bari , southern Italy, Friday, May 12, 2017. The United States believes the world's other rich economies are getting used to the policy plans of President Donald Trump, but Europe and Japan remain anxious about Washington's shift.

by | May 14, 2017 | 05:05

Check out the Star Wars: The Last Jedi 16-bit version below, and then join me in berating EA for only making video games for the current generation of consoles when we all know that Super Star Wars for the SNES was fantastic. Here's a roundup of what we know is coming in the near future for the Star Wars franchise. Check out the adaptation of The Last Jedi , along with the original trailer for reference, above.

by | May 14, 2017 | 05:01

That doesn't include marketing costs that run into the tens of millions of dollars. Meanwhile, The Fate of the Furious dropped to second with $8.5 million, bringing its total to just a bit over $207 million. That brings its worldwide box office total up to $1.18 billion and still rising. Already in the pipeline are live-action remakes of The Lion King and Aladdin .

by | May 14, 2017 | 04:46

It's the 2017 Met Gala , fashion's most star studded, glitzy (and extremely expensive) night of the year, reserved for only the rich and famous. Madonna went for green camo from Moschino, Tracee Ellis Ross in royal blue Comme des Garcons and Kim Kardashian West - without husband Kanye West - in understated, long-sleeve white from Vivienne Westwood.

by | May 14, 2017 | 04:36

Moon is expected to take a less antagonistic line toward North Korea than his predecessors. South Korea called a meeting of its national security council, the President's office said. The object appears to be a ballistic missile, the South Korean news agency Yonhap reported. The weapon was sacked from Kusong, located To the northwest of the North Korean capital of Pyongyang.

by | May 14, 2017 | 04:37

The Force Awakens took the top spot for most downloaded Star Wars movies on Google Play, followed by Rogue One , then A New Hope, then The Empire Strikes Back , and finally Return of the Jedi. This year is the 40th anniversary of the original 1977 film written and directed by George Lucas and starring Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill and Carrie Fisher, who died last year and is best known for her role as the intrepid Princess Leia Organa.

by | May 14, 2017 | 04:23

The time is now for the five-time Pacific Division champion Ducks, 10 years since their 2007 championship. The 32-year-old (his birthday was this week) leads the Western Conference with 15 playoff points (eight goals, seven assists) in 11 games, including six multi-point contests.

by | May 14, 2017 | 04:18

He then vanished, with his staff locking the door leading to his office. According to The Washington Post , Spicer's assistant emerged to inform the press that the press secretary would only speak to them if he was not filmed doing so. Justice Department spokesperson Sarah Isgur Flores told NBC News the report was "entirely false", and "there was absolutely no request" from Comey for more agents or resources for the investigation.

by | May 14, 2017 | 04:05

It said it based this on estimates of similar activities from the US Government Accountability Office, the township of Bedminster and the conservative group Judicial Watch. But the U.S. later said it would honour the agreement made by the Obama administration. Sanders was also forced to defend Trump's decision to spend a long weekend at his golf club in Bedminster, New Jersey, about 40 miles west of NY, his home where he spent only a few hours on Thursday night.

by | May 14, 2017 | 03:58

These messages are from Mrs. A nostalgic trip to childhood: Your mother must have shared some of the things that she liked to do when she was young. Mom was a loving lady. Now, isolation is not really a recommended coping mechanism, as it only amplifies the mom-absence. I will remember how much she loved me.

by | May 14, 2017 | 03:19

Still, it's cause for celebration among Timeless fans, who may have just witnessed the most incredible time travel of all: back to a time when Timeless was still on the air. A time travel drama, Timeless stars Abigail Spencer , Matt Lanter , Malcolm Barrett , and Goran Visnjic. Did you ever imagine NBC would reverse their Timeless cancellation? Lanter also announced the news via his Facebook page .