"Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2" tops box office in North America

The film takes its place in history at #17 in the all-time list of US release weekends, narrowly trailing Furious 7, which went on to gross $1.5 billion worldwide. The film opened a week ago overseas and has already pulled in $428 million worldwide. ... More..

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From the Archives: Prince Philip Through the Years
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

From the Archives: Prince Philip Through the Years

However, a royal aide stressed he would continue to attend royal events and not completely disappear from public life, adding: "He's looking forward to enjoying more of his leisure time". Philip met the then Pr...More..

Emma Watson wins MTV's first gender-neutral acting nod
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Emma Watson wins MTV's first gender-neutral acting nod

This was the first year when MTV made a decision to introduce the TV category into its Movie Awards event. Stranger Things also won the first MTV award for Best Small-Screen Show. But those Also nominated f...More..

Cleveland Cavaliers and San Antonio Spurs win in National Basketball Association play-offs
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Cleveland Cavaliers and San Antonio Spurs win in National Basketball Association play-offs

The Raptors can't afford to lose their all-star guard for long as they are down 2-0 in the best-of-seven semifinal. "We take our butt whupping and head home", said Raptors coach Dwane Casey . You see them kno...More..

Ryan Seacrest tapped as Kelly Ripa's permanent co-host
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Ryan Seacrest tapped as Kelly Ripa's permanent co-host

The search took quite some time (by design, if you ask executives) - her former partner of four years, Michael Strahan, left the show almost a year ago. He or she is ready to come out and start his or her new j...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

S. Koreans vote for new president to succeed ousted Park

But while North Korea's burgeoning nuclear program grabs headlines overseas, many South Koreans said the election issues most important to them are domestic: sluggish economic growth, soaring youth unemploy...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Check out the best celeb moments from the Met Gala last night

The 21-year-old reality star and model attended the 2017 Met Gala at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in NY, which honored Japanese fashion label Comme des Garçons and its founder, Rei Kawakubo. "[My favori...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Jimmy Kimmel's powerful, personal monologue touches off health care debate

He went in there with a scalpel and did some kind of magic that I couldn't even begin to explain. "It was the longest three hours of my life", Kimmel said . His son was transferred to another hospital where ...More..

Will Critics Like 'King Arthur: Legend of the Sword'?
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Will Critics Like 'King Arthur: Legend of the Sword'?

Mounted knights rode down Hollywood Boulevard to herald the arrival of Hollywood's latest take on the legendary king. "As bad as he is at preparation, because he's hopeless at being able to synthesize what he...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Opens to $101 Million Internationally

Meanwhile, Alabania, United Arab Emirates, Argentina, Czech Republic, Georgia, Greece, Hungary, Israel, Kuwait, Kazakhstan, Serbia, Russia and Ukraine will see Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. There is no release...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Judges raise thorny questions about revised Trump travel ban

According to Fox News , Richmond's 4th Circuit US Court of Appeals would hear the case in a public oral argument along with San Francisco's 9th Circuit. "Is it still there today?" one of the judges asked th...More..

Kehlani Breaks Down On Stage, Cancels Show in MI
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Kehlani Breaks Down On Stage, Cancels Show in MI

It truly takes a courageous, strong person you admit to needing help, and we praise Kehlani for doing just that. "We back to business tomorrow night in Detroit". Continuously apologizing to fans, the "Distrac...More..

Coach's bling fling to buy Kate Spade for US$2.4 billion
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Coach's bling fling to buy Kate Spade for US$2.4 billion

Coach (COH), the American luxury leather goods specialist, announceh the signing of an agreement for the acquisition of New York-based Kate Spade & Company ( KATE ). A more favorable macroeconomic environment, ...More..

Graham supports Trump firing of Federal Bureau of Investigation director Comey
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Graham supports Trump firing of Federal Bureau of Investigation director Comey

Full Trump letter to Comey below, where amusingly Trump notes that the FBI director told him " on three separate occasions" that he wasn't under investigation. Merkley called for an independent special prosecut...More..

May The Fourth Be With You On National Star Wars Day
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

May The Fourth Be With You On National Star Wars Day

Some fans even boldly suggested that Thursday's widely anticipated announcement from Buckingham Palace was Star Wars-related. In recent years, this nearly sacred day in Star Wars fandom has been commemorate...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Macron marches to French presidency

The task, though, may prove tricky for a president who had never run for a political office before and for his fledgling political movement La Republique En Marche (Republic On the Move). Inside, however, the p...More..

Euro gives up earlier gains as Macron seals French election victory
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Euro gives up earlier gains as Macron seals French election victory

An aide to Obama said Sunday he was not expected to comment on the day of the results. Macron campaigned on pledges to cut state spending, ease labor laws, boost education in deprived areas and extend new p...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Calvin Harris announces new album next month

Calvin Harris , the reigning top DJ on the planet, shared the trailer for his new album on Tuesday (May 9). We guess we have our album of the summer then. Harris' last full-length was 2014's Motion . "I list...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Chance of rain later in the week

There is a 20% chance for a few showers through the mid afternoon, with another chance for a few storms WAY west of Abilene late this evening. Sunny skies are expected on Wednesday , with a high near 61. Sat...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Michael Flynn's resignation took 18 days, and here's how he used them

Yates' testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee's subcommittee on crime and terrorism was the first time she'd disclosed publicly what she told White House officials about Flynn's interaction with Kisl...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Guardians Of The Galaxy Will Be Supporting Players In AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR

The Guardians , in contrast, are inherently tied, as they only exist in the films together. The actors shot the film with a real version of the CGI character. None other than Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Every Time 'May the Force...' Is Said in the 'Star Wars' Saga

It was said printed in The London Evening News to congratulate Margaret Thatcher for taking the office of Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. Thunder Bay, Ont. Check out these Star Wars themed recipes ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Wenger determined to retain full control at Arsenal

He fielded a strong side but were ultimately dealt a major blow in their pursuit of atop-four finish which Mourinho has stated is now "impossible", with goals from Granit Xhaka and Welbeck securing their firs...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Liberal candidate wins South Korea's presidential election

Though much of the election focused on corruption and domestic economic issues, the vote also took place at a time of heightened tension with North Korea and uncertainty about the unpredictable new president ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Red Sox Permanently Ban Fan from Fenway Park for Racial Slur Use

At first he assumed the other fan mistook him for a kindred spirit, Hennick said , but now he believes the man was reacting to the uproar over Jones. "But we may not be flawless, we may not get it exactly righ...More..