• The Fate of the Furious breaks global box office record
The Fate of the Furious breaks global box office record

While the latest " Fast " opened strongly, the manic muscle-car-filled film - with megastars Vin Diesel and Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson - made almost a third less in its first weekend than the previous " Fast and Furious " chapter, which scored $147.2 million.

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  • 'March for Science' brings out thousands of people around the world
'March for Science' brings out thousands of people around the world

Signs that said "Science - It's inconvenient ..." Alfonso Arriola has been teaching middle school science in Portland, Oregon for nearly 19 years, and unlike the Earth Days he has planned in the past, this year he was marching with his students at a rally.

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  • 10 ways he and Fox News harassed us all
10 ways he and Fox News harassed us all

Following a steady stream of sexual harassment allegations, Fox News commentator Bill O'Reilly was sacked Wednesday on the same day he was photographed in Rome shaking the hand of Pope Francis. O'Reilly's show, The O'Reilly Factor, has been the most watched programme on Fox News and was coming off the highest-rated first quarter in its history,...

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  • Homeland Security formally opening immigrant crime office
Homeland Security formally opening immigrant crime office

ICE said the key objectives of the VOICE office are to "use a victim-centered approach to acknowledge and support victims and their families"; to "promote awareness of available services to crime victims"; and "to build collaborative partnerships with community stakeholders assisting victims".

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  • Michael Flynn Is The Subject Of A Pentagon Investigation
Michael Flynn Is The Subject Of A Pentagon Investigation

Earlier this week, Cummings and Republican Rep. Jason Chaffetz, chairman of the House committee, said that they had found no evidence Flynn asked the Army for permission to receive foreign payments or informed the military he had accepted them.

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  • Queen Elizabeth II turns 91 with quiet day, gun salutes
Queen Elizabeth II turns 91 with quiet day, gun salutes

The Queen earned the nation's love and admiration by refusing to be political as well as making her family's image become more modern. With the death of 88-year-old King Bhumibol Adulyadej of Thailand last autumn, she is now the world's longest reigning living monarch.

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  • Confirmed! Priyanka Chopra has three Bollywood films in her kitty
Confirmed! Priyanka Chopra has three Bollywood films in her kitty

But, Dwayne did sent a message for all Indian fans and apologized for not making it to India. When asked the million dollar question about her experience of working in Bollywood Vs Hollywood, the Baywatch star jokingly quipped that Hollywood should stop being too punctual.

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  • 'Bachelor' star called 911 before allegedly fleeing scene
'Bachelor' star called 911 before allegedly fleeing scene

Soules, who was portrayed as a wholesome country boy looking for love on season 19 of the ABC reality show, was behind the wheel of a pickup truck that rear-ended a tractor in northern Iowa near Aurora on Monday night, the Iowa State Patrol said.

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  • Jeff Goldblum to Return for 'Jurassic World' Sequel
Jeff Goldblum to Return for 'Jurassic World' Sequel

Goldblum's character was introduced in the original Jurassic Park, in 1993 , and survived both that movie and its 1997 followup The Lost World: Jurassic Park . Last week, we wondered if this Jurassic World series would be darker, the intrigue notably dealing with the military use of dinosaurs. Jurassic World 2 will feature Jeff Goldblum as ...

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  • Attorney says racial discrimination lawsuit against Fox 'will continue to grow'
Attorney says racial discrimination lawsuit against Fox 'will continue to grow'

The complaint also claims that Fox News co-president Bill Shine " demonstrated an obsession with race when it comes to discussions with Mr Wright, including regularly asking him, "how do Black people react to you" and 'how do you think White viewers look at you?'" But Wright was speaking out, he said, because Fox News leadership had "lost ...

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  • ESPN to lay off 100 on-air personalities and writers, source says
ESPN to lay off 100 on-air personalities and writers, source says

In a separate note to employees Wednesday, ESPN executives said the network is focused on providing content "at any minute of the day on any screen" as fans spend more time on phones. - Brendan Fitzgerald (@BrendanFitzESPN) April 26, 2017Add me to the list. Jim Miller, who literally co-wrote the book on ESPN's history, shared this on Twitter.

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  • Amazon to help publishers sell subscriptions
Amazon to help publishers sell subscriptions

New data from research firm Consumer Intelligence Research Partners (CIRP) suggests the ecommerce giant's subscription service now has 80 million members in the US, double that of just two years ago. Because of that, Wal-Mart (NYSE: WMT), Amazon's closest competitor, dropped its own $50-a-year Prime-like ShippingPass program and now offers free...

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  • Silence of the Lambs director dies at 73
Silence of the Lambs director dies at 73

But it's " Silence of the Lambs " for which he was best known. But Jodie was just one of a flurry of stars who paid their respects to the Philadelphia director, with Line of Duty star Thandie Newton also lamenting the loss. The movie brought an Oscar for Tom Hanks . "He was the grandest of men". The 1991 horror-thriller " The Silence of the ...

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  • Fox News hit with class-action racial discrimination lawsuit
Fox News hit with class-action racial discrimination lawsuit

Adasa Blanco, another former Fox News employee, also filed a suit on Tuesday in NY against the network, Slater, and Brandi. Wigdor, who is representing 13 current or former Fox News employees of color in two related lawsuits, said his firm is in the "beginning stages of vetting those calls".

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  • Texas Dem fasts to protest sanctuary cities crackdown
Texas Dem fasts to protest sanctuary cities crackdown

Under the new bill, police will be able to ask about immigration status after an arrest has been made. Now, she said she's turning to God for a "miracle" that will help lawbreakers avoid the consequences of their actions. Many believe this could lead to a decrease in reports of violent crime, and even a drop in economic activity. More than 1,2000...

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  • Planting progress and implications for corn and soybean acreage
Planting progress and implications for corn and soybean acreage

Sixty-nine percent of Iowa's oats are in the ground, a day behind average. Statewide topsoil moisture was rated 3% surplus, 68% adequate, 22% short and 7% very short. Winter wheat jointed was 82 percent, behind 91 last year, but ahead of the five-year average of 70. Meanwhile, less than a tenth of an inch of rain fell over east central Iowa.

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  • Bill O'Reilly Is Out At Fox News
Bill O'Reilly Is Out At Fox News

Taking O'Reilly's now-previous 8 p.m. timeslot will be Tucker Carlson Tonight. 21st Century Fox leaders Rupert Murdoch and his sons Lachlan and James said in a memo to Fox staff that their decision to ax O'Reilly came after an "extensive review" into the charges.

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  • Mel B's ex Stephen Belafonte granted visitation with their daughter
Mel B's ex Stephen Belafonte granted visitation with their daughter

In her divorce filing, the 41-year-old claimed that Lorraine had an affair with Stephen and that she had gotten pregnant with his child , but later had an abortion. " The couple had sex sporadically, sometimes having sex multiple times in a week and at other times going months without sex ", The Sun has quoted the documents as saying.

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  • The nepotism debate: Here's what Bollywood celebs have to say about it
The nepotism debate: Here's what Bollywood celebs have to say about it

Recently Karan Johar in an interview with Barkha Dutt clarified that he has nothing against Kangana Ranaut and that he would call her to his next party. "She decided to choose me, to make her point which is fine", he said. "He's just a man in her life". I have no regrets of being insensitive. A year ago producer-director Karan Johar, ended his lo...

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  • Ready to play 'Bheem' if Mohanlal rejects the role: Prabhas
Ready to play 'Bheem' if Mohanlal rejects the role: Prabhas

During a promotional event, Prabhas was quizzed whether he would be interested to be part of the movie. "If he leaves any character for me, if I get a chance, why won't i", he said, in response to a question asked by a journalist. Khan said that he did not know much about Mohanlal, and has now learnt of Mohanlal's celebrity status in the Malayalam ...

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