John Avildsen, Oscar-winning director of 'Rocky,' dead at 81

It won Oscars for best picture, director ( Avildsen ) and editing and was nominated for seven others. No one had placed much money on the film telling the story of a bullied teenager who learns karate. Avildsen . He also directed Karate Kid sequels... More..

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Bachelor in Paradise: Production suspended due to 'allegations of misconduct'
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Bachelor in Paradise: Production suspended due to 'allegations of misconduct'

E!, which broke the story , reported that a source says the show is "totally done for this season and possibly forever". News broke hours ago that production on Bachelor in Paradise had been shut down in...More..

by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Numbers drawn for 10th largest lottery jackpot

California Lottery spokesman Mike Bond said, "The last Powerball drawing to produce a jackpot victor was on April 1". The Virginia Lottery expects to sell about $3 million worth of Powerball tickets for the d...More..

by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

'The Mummy' Is the Start of Universal's Monster Mash

The mummy , she transitions from a creepy, violent monster to a seductive goddess easily, but her impact is reduced by the screen time devoted to convincing us of Cruise and Wallis' love angle, even though ...More..

by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Philippine marines killed in fighting with militants

Herrera also said there are "strong indications" that Omarkhayam and Madie Maute, two leaders of the Marawi attack, were killed in separate operations. Their involvement comes after months of strain between t...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Music stars unite in Manchester as fans face down fears

Grande emerged onstage for the One Love Manchester concert , appearing teary-eyed and emotional as she performed her hits "Be Alright" and " Break Free ". The students were invited to sing with Grande after up...More..

by | Monday, June 05, 2017

Another Switch In Tonight's Betting Odds for Extreme Rules

Kalisto snuck in-between them and hit Salida del Sol to pin Apollo. Then maybe they will send Ambrose and Miz to NXT or England to continue this same feud again and again and again. As they saw it, the fans ...More..

'The Evolution of Wonder Woman' Is an Ass-Kicking Trip Through Time
by | Monday, June 05, 2017

'The Evolution of Wonder Woman' Is an Ass-Kicking Trip Through Time

After initial predictions estimated an opening weekend of $83 million at the domestic box office, Wonder Woman soared into theaters with a $100.5 million debut. "I personally feel like we're not really very...More..

Vehicle veers off road towards pedestrians on London Bridge
by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

Vehicle veers off road towards pedestrians on London Bridge

Describing what appeared to be canisters strapped to the man's chest, he said: "The first sight at thought it wasn't anything real, it didn't look real to me but I'm not like the person who could honestly say i...More..

Narendra Modi to meet Vladimir Putin today, nuclear power deal in focus
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Narendra Modi to meet Vladimir Putin today, nuclear power deal in focus

Some 60 Indian CEOs are attending the summit, and India has also set up a " Make in India " pavilion in addition to hosting round tables and an exclusive India-Eurasia economic and business breakfast. Trade bet...More..

Tamil fringe group protests against 'Kannadiga' Rajnikanth's entry in politics
by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Tamil fringe group protests against 'Kannadiga' Rajnikanth's entry in politics

However, the Union Transport Minister did not open up about the exact role of Rajinikanth in BJP . Known for its galaxy of actor-turned-politicians, Tamil Nadu seems to be getting ready to welcome more sta...More..

by | Monday, May 29, 2017

Here's Carrie Fisher in Her Last Magazine Cover Shoot as General Organa

But the idea that he "fundamentally disagreed" with every single decision Johnson made about Luke Skywalker seems notable, even if Hamill ultimately did what he was hired to do and submitted to the writer/dir...More..

Sachin Tendulkar wants Aamir Khan to act in his biopic
by | Monday, May 29, 2017

Sachin Tendulkar wants Aamir Khan to act in his biopic

At the worldwide box office it accounts to huge Rs 1622 crores. And now to give it a neck to neck competition, we have Aamir Khan starrer Dangal , which is very close to toppling Baahubali 2's numbers. H...More..

by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Manchester attacker's father, younger brother arrested in Tripoli - spokesman

There was also a growing focus on Abedi's father on Wednesday, with The Associated Press reporting he has past ties to an al Qaeda-linked group in Libya , and possibly still harbors extremist Islamic views...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Tom Cruise confirms 'Top Gun' sequel is in the works

Kilmer was also asked if the on-screen rivalry between his character Iceman and Cruise's character Maverick was present off-screen as well. Talking on Australia's Sunrise morning show, the movie star said, ...More..

ICE Arrests Skyrocket Thanks to Trump's Immigration Executive Orders
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

ICE Arrests Skyrocket Thanks to Trump's Immigration Executive Orders

The number of arrests of suspected undocumented immigrants, has increased by nearly 40 per cent since Donald Trump became the president. On Jan. 25, five days after he took office, Trump signed an executive o...More..

Is Harry Styles'
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Is Harry Styles' "Two Ghosts" About Taylor Swift? (Probably.)

The slow, guitar-filled track speaks about a girl with blue eyes and red lips. Out promoting his debut album, Harry Styles , which seems heavily inspired by at least one ex, Styles is coming up against t...More..

First look at Big Bang Theory prequel series Young Sheldon
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

First look at Big Bang Theory prequel series Young Sheldon

Iain Armitage will star as a 9-year-old Sheldon Cooper (the older version is Jim Parsons ), a math and science genius growing up in Texas "where church and football are king". " Kevin Can Wait " returns for i...More..

Logan LEAK: Sabretooth deleted scene with Wolverine REVEALED
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Logan LEAK: Sabretooth deleted scene with Wolverine REVEALED

She was also completely unknown and yet here she is in a room with none other than Hugh Jackman and completely stealing to show. And while Jackman absolutely kicked ass in the film, there was another breakout...More..

Jimmy Kimmel to host 90th Academy Awards
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Jimmy Kimmel to host 90th Academy Awards

Jimmy Kimmel also couldn't help but say a few words about what turned out to be the biggest awards flub in history this past February. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences on Tuesday, . So the ABC...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

John Oliver blasts Donald Trump for Comey firing

Following news that Bill English, the Prime Minister of New Zealand - or "wallaby f**k island", as Oliver prefers to call it - didn't find the comedic stylings of the Last Week Tonight host that amusing, Oliv...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Star Wars Day 2017: 'May the Fourth Be With You' Memes

The novel introduced many fan favourite characters including Mara Jade and the blue-skinned Admiral himself. Not if you're a Star Wars fan, that is. News 25 caught up with " Star Wars " fan along the Gulf Cas...More..

Watch Miley Cyrus Relive Her Hannah Montana Audition Tape
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Watch Miley Cyrus Relive Her Hannah Montana Audition Tape

Miley Cyrus has finally dropped her new single Malibu . We love seeing artists support each other! "Her wonderful talent and impressive pledge on pop culture are undeniable", Mark Bracco, executive producer o...More..

FOX releases teaser trailer for new Marvel show The Gifted
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

FOX releases teaser trailer for new Marvel show The Gifted

The previously untitled series, which does not have an official episode count yet, will be called The Gifted and advance of a full trailer debut scheduled for Monday, May 15, the network has debuted a brief tea...More..

Pentagon says it will arm Syrian Kurds, despite Turkey's objections
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Pentagon says it will arm Syrian Kurds, despite Turkey's objections

Even with the extra USA weaponry, the Kurds and their Syrian Arab partners are expected to face a hard and perhaps lengthy fight for control of Raqqa, which has been key to the extremists' state-building projec...More..

This nugget-loving kid just beat Ellen DeGeneres' retweet record
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

This nugget-loving kid just beat Ellen DeGeneres' retweet record

Carter's screenshot of the exchange with the plea "HELP ME PLEASE. A man needs his nuggs". Nor did he likely expect to unseat DeGeneres' tweet of a star-studded selfie from the 2014 Oscars, which previously...More..

Britain unveils pollution report early on court order
by | Sunday, May 07, 2017

Britain unveils pollution report early on court order

Its chief scientist in the UK, Dr Doug Parr, says in a statement: "The astonishing thing is that the government's own plan accepts that diesel is at the root of the problem, and that phasing it out is the mos...More..

See first teaser trailer for Marvel's Inhumans
by | Saturday, May 06, 2017

See first teaser trailer for Marvel's Inhumans

Feel the power of Marvel's Inhumans in our first look at the main cast. The rest of the show will air on ABC this fall. The series from showrunner Scott Buck (Iron Fist) is slated to premiere the first two...More..

by | Saturday, May 06, 2017

White House dismisses chief usher, 1st woman to hold post

Trump administration officials confirmed that Reid is no longer employed at the White House. The longest-serving White House chief usher in American history was Irwin H. Others on the residential staff tend t...More..

Baahubali 2: The conclusion 'Bahubali 2' total box office collection: Income Report
by | Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Baahubali 2: The conclusion 'Bahubali 2' total box office collection: Income Report

Hindi version of the film has been produced by Karan Johar. The film has far surpassed the opening day collections of Bollywood blockbusters like Dhoom 3 [Rs 36.22 crore], Dangal [Rs 29.78 crore], PK [ R...More..

Lea Michele Picks Worst 'Glee' Performance Ever
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Lea Michele Picks Worst 'Glee' Performance Ever

Lea expresses how hard it was to record her first record while in the midst of filming Glee "It was both professionally and personally an extremely busy time in my life with so much going on. "I think the wo...More..

Jeff Goldblum returns to play Dr Ian Malcolm in 'Jurassic World' sequel
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Jeff Goldblum returns to play Dr Ian Malcolm in 'Jurassic World' sequel

But he did not appear in Jurassic Park III (2001) or the most recent installment of the franchise, Jurassic World. "If I never did anything more, I'd certainly be well satisfied", Goldblum told Fandango e...More..

R. Kelly sued for having an affair with government official's wife
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

R. Kelly sued for having an affair with government official's wife

Though Childress claimed to have ended the romance after saying "I do", Bryant believes the affair rekindled when his wife attended an R. Kelly concert in October 2012. A rep for R. Kelly has not resp...More..

Homeland Security formally opening immigrant crime office
by | Friday, April 28, 2017

Homeland Security formally opening immigrant crime office

The Trump administration on Wednesday opened an office dedicated to helping victims of crimes committed by immigrants - an initiative criticized as misguided because studies have shown immigrants are less...More..

Wave the SA flag with pride this Freedom Day
by | Friday, April 28, 2017

Wave the SA flag with pride this Freedom Day

The ANC, which fought for the liberation of South Africa from white-minority rule, has been in power since the dawn of democracy in the country in 1994. He has, however, survived several no confidence votes in ...More..

by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

McDonald's new dark grey uniforms prompt sci-fi comparisons

The uniforms were designed based on feedback from employees and customers, and more than 70 percent of restaurant employees surveyed said they provided a modern image that they would be proud to wear. This is...More..

Amber Heard affirms romance with Elon Musk with 'cheeky' pic
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Amber Heard affirms romance with Elon Musk with 'cheeky' pic

They were seen holding hands and enjoying a relaxing time. Nothing helps you get over an old love like a new love, and that's true times several billion when your rebound dude is none other than Elon Musk. Ac...More..

by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Jeff Goldblum Signs On To Join Jurassic World 2

J.A. Bayona is directing this time but Chris Pratt and Bryce Dallas Howard are set to return. He joins a cast that now includes returning stars Chris Pratt and Bryce Dallas Howard alongside Toby Jones, Dan...More..

Mel B says nanny lover crossed the line
by | Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Mel B says nanny lover crossed the line

TMZ has learned the lawsuit centers on declarations Mel B filed in which she claims Belafonte and Lorraine Gilles told her they had an affair and that Lorraine was pregnant with his child . Mel recently sta...More..

by | Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Tim Farron rules out coalition deals with the Tories and Labour

Peston asked again. Farron replied: "It's possible I'm not the only person who's getting exhausted of this line of questioning". Mr Farron was pressed to clarify his position while appearing on ITV 1's Pesto...More..

by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Sasikala, Dhinakaran must resign for merger talks to begin: OPS

The Supreme Court by dismissing the Karnataka government's review petition in J Jayalalitha's Disproportionate Assets case without giving an opportunity to the parties to argue their points of view has unintent...More..

I'm still an outsider in Hollywood: Chris Pratt
by | Monday, April 24, 2017

I'm still an outsider in Hollywood: Chris Pratt

Deep emotions and suspense . 'I think it's going to be a scarier version. Although he did not caption the image, many social media users speculated that it could be hybrid dinosaurs. Meanwhile, executive prod...More..

by | Monday, April 24, 2017

ISIS Fighters, 1 Commander Killed In 'Mother Of All Bombs' US Attack

But the USA military brought out the biggest conventional bomb in its arsenal for the first time to hit the Islamic State group, which has a far smaller, but growing presence in Afghanistan - an apparent re...More..

Queen Elizabeth II celebrates 91st birthday
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Queen Elizabeth II celebrates 91st birthday

Earlier this year on February 6, the date she became Queen in 1952, she achieved another milestone, becoming the first British sovereign to reach their Sapphire Jubilee, a reign lasting 65 years. She will "offi...More..

United Scrambles To Recover From Ousted Passenger Fiasco
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

United Scrambles To Recover From Ousted Passenger Fiasco

In an interview with ABC's " Good Morning America " that aired Wednesday, Munoz said he felt "ashamed" watching video of Dao being forced off the jet. How many times in the past year has United Airlines re...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

'Rashford can be one of the world's best'

But the Portuguese was left frustrated that his sides current run of 22 games unbeaten in the league still only sees them sitting in fifth in the table. If we win, we must be proud. This time he was United's ...More..

Sorry, Tyga: Kylie Jenner Reportedly Spotted Partying With Travis Scott at Coachella
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Sorry, Tyga: Kylie Jenner Reportedly Spotted Partying With Travis Scott at Coachella

Do you think Tyga stands a chance to make things right with his ex-girlfriend in the hopes that she won't end up getting together with Travis Scott? Since Kylie Jenner always manages to find her way back ...More..

by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Mobile just won the keys to supercharging its network

The company " just cleaned up", its CEO, John Legere, tweeted . In addition, current smartphone models do not support 600 MHz, though Qualcomm, the world's biggest supplier of modems for smartphones, is pre...More..

New York lawmakers approve free middle class college tuition
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

New York lawmakers approve free middle class college tuition

In light of the budget passing, Gov. Andrew Cuomo arrived in Buffalo to talk about his success in doing just that - claiming the catch phrase "got it done". "It should always be an option even if you can't affo...More..

Pearl Mackie wants to star in Bond movie
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Pearl Mackie wants to star in Bond movie

The new promo offers what seems to be the first glance at the Tenth Doctor's regeneration. "But it's gonna go past 10 years!" "We treat everything from Bill's point of view, which makes it a new show". "T...More..