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Bill Cosby judge says jurors' identities can be released
- June 22, 2017

Andrew Wyatt raises his fist as Bill Cosby exits the Montgomery County Courthouse after a mistrial was declared in Norristown, Pa., Saturday, June 17 , 2017. His ruling came after a Tuesday hearing on a petition by media organizations, led by Philadelphia Media Network, the parent company of the Philadelphia Inquirer, Philadelphia Daily News and philly.com, to release the jurors' names. (more...)
Barbie's Ken gets a man bun Barbie's Ken gets a man bun
- June 22, 2017

The evolving Ken is just catching up with Barbie . Barbie had a similar makeover more than a year ago, both part of the toy company's plan to make its dolls more diverse and appealing to today's kids. Oh, of course - the long-term partner with whom Barbie enjoys a wholesome, age-appropriate friendship with absolutely no amusing business. With over 50 years of its launch, Ken has undergone different transformations, given 40 different occupations, created in 7 different skin ... (more...)
'Downton Abbey' Will Be Brought Back To Life As A Movie 'Downton Abbey' Will Be Brought Back To Life As A Movie
- June 22, 2017

The show, which was part of the network's Masterpiece series, was beloved by many, and now it seems that they'll be getting a revival of sorts when the characters come back for a movie version, which is slated to begin filming next year. "Well, tell my agent, because we're still waiting to know", said Laura Carmichael , who played Lady Edith Crawley . "We have no idea if that's happening", she revealed. (more...)
Baap Of All Bloopers: BBC Anchor Stares Blankly, Doodles For 4 Minutes Baap Of All Bloopers: BBC Anchor Stares Blankly, Doodles For 4 Minutes
- June 22, 2017

Once everything finally got underway at 10:04pm (local time), Edwards immediately got started on the news headlines before apologising for "a few technical problems" later in the broadcast. Paul Royall, an editor at BBC News, tweeted an explanation: "FYI technical system crash seconds before 10". One Twitter user wrote: "That sight of Huw Edwards looking anxious before BBC News went off". (more...)
'Star Trek: Discovery' Reveals First Look at Jason Isaacs' Captain Lorca 'Star Trek: Discovery' Reveals First Look at Jason Isaacs' Captain Lorca
- June 22, 2017

Also in the mix is Michelle Yeoh as Captain Philippa Georgiou ( Michelle Yeoh ), under whom Burnham serves, and Lt. Saru ( Doug Jones ), a new alien species in the Trek franchise, among others. The series will feature a new ship, new characters and new missions, while embracing the same ideology and hope for the future that inspired a generation of dreamers and doers. (more...)
Druids celebrate Summer Solstice at stone circle Druids celebrate Summer Solstice at stone circle
- June 22, 2017

Bad news indeed for those of us who struggle to get going in the morning. Add twilight to that at both ends, and the usable daylight gets stretched to over 16 hours long. Scientists estimate that in another 1 billion to 3 billion years, the sun's looming intensity will "boil away Earth's oceans, turning our planet into an endless desert", notes Discovery . (more...)
Georgia win gives Trump plenty to crow about Georgia win gives Trump plenty to crow about
- June 22, 2017

Former Georgia secretary of state Karen Handel on Tuesday defeated political newcomer Democrat Jon Ossoff , 52 percent to 48 percent. Yes, this was Dr. "Media headlines this week should be: Democrats go 0-4 in special elections. voters reject socialism", he added in a follow-up tweet. Following the Georgia results, Trump took to Twitter to ridicule Democrats for their losing streak. (more...)
Trump's Approval Down By Double Digits Among GOPers Since 100th Day Trump's Approval Down By Double Digits Among GOPers Since 100th Day
- June 21, 2017

Forty-three percent approved of him in early April, a number that dropped to 41 percent by late April and now has hit the new low of 36 percent in late June. Trump, while 31 percent do not believe Russia interfered in the election at all. Of those who identify as Republican, 24 percent believe Comey and 64 percent believe the president more. (more...)
Warm and sunny start to summer, yet heavy rain late this week Warm and sunny start to summer, yet heavy rain late this week
- June 21, 2017

West wind 11 to 16 miles per hour. Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am. Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Many residents in the Valley have welcomed Monday's rain after several days of sweltering heat and humidity pushing temperatures into the low 90's. (more...)
LeBron's title window may have been shut by Warriors LeBron's title window may have been shut by Warriors
- June 21, 2017

And according to ESPN, as James and Kyrie Irving left the court after Game 5 ended and embraced in the tunnel, he told Irving: "We'll be back, me and you. We're going to do everything we can to keep this team together. "I need to get off of my feet and let my joints and let my body kind of recover from being out on the floor for 14 straight years". (more...)
The Han Solo Standalone Film Has Suddenly Lost Its Directors The Han Solo Standalone Film Has Suddenly Lost Its Directors
- June 21, 2017

The Untitled Han Solo film will move forward with a directorial change. "A new director will be announced soon", said Kathleen Kennedy , president of Lucasfilm . While details have been scarce on the project, we've gotten a glimpse at the movie via some set photos and have a general idea of where in Han Solo's life the movie will take place. (more...)
Daniel Day-Lewis retires from acting Daniel Day-Lewis retires from acting
- June 21, 2017

Daniel Day-Lewis has retired from acting, the Oscar-winner's rep confirmed to ET on Tuesday. It is not the first time Day-Lewis has stepped away from movies. After his third win in 2012, the British actor announced backstage at the Oscars that he would be taking a hiatus. Day-Lewis is known for his meticulous preparation. (more...)
Elephants rescue drowning calf from certain death Elephants rescue drowning calf from certain death
- June 21, 2017

The pair of adults seemed to communicate and decided they were able to help the calf if they entered the shallow end. They stood on either side of the baby and made sure it kept its head above water. A third elephant can be seen in a pen in the background, also distressed over the episode. This tiny baby elephant has learned that diving in at the deep end isn't always the best strategy . (more...)
Patty Jenkins is Co-Writing 'Wonder Woman 2' With Geoff Johns Patty Jenkins is Co-Writing 'Wonder Woman 2' With Geoff Johns
- June 21, 2017

But how much did they make for this blockbuster to start with? Not only does Robert Downey Jr . play a multi-millionaire in the Marvel movies , they actually made him one in real life as well. In 2014, Variety reported that Gadot signed a three-picture deal with Warner Bros . At the time she was relatively new to American audiences, best known for a role in the Fast & the Furious franchise. (more...)
Ken gets makeover: Cornrows, beefy bod and new skin tones Ken gets makeover: Cornrows, beefy bod and new skin tones
- June 21, 2017

Barbie's finally got some options in the boyfriend department, and they all don't look like Ryan Seacrest. The Fashionista line is nonetheless considered a bright spot, named this year's Toy Industry Association " Doll of the Year" and finding success especially in global markets. (more...)
Mobb Deep Rapper Dies after Lifelong Battle with Sickle Cell Disease Mobb Deep Rapper Dies after Lifelong Battle with Sickle Cell Disease
- June 21, 2017

Prodigy has battled health problems for a number of years, most prominently sickle cell anemia, according to TMZ . No cause of death is known at this time. Prodigy , a father of two, released several solo albums during his career, including gold record H.N.I.C. 2000. Upon hearing the news of his passing, artists like Lil Wayne, Sean "Diddy" Combs and more took to social media to share his condolences. (more...)
Rachel Lindsay Overwhelmed by Pressure from Being First Black Bachelorette Rachel Lindsay Overwhelmed by Pressure from Being First Black Bachelorette
- June 21, 2017

As Rachel heard their raised voices, Kenny accused Lee of being a liar. When Kenny tried to defend himself to Lindsay , he told her: " Lee's handshake doesn't match his smile". Once on the blimp, Rachel convinces Dean to take the co-pilot's seat, and the young model settles in. It is revealed that the pair will be heading off into a blimp for their date and Dean says that he is terrified of heights. (more...)
London police say 58 people assumed dead in tower block blaze London police say 58 people assumed dead in tower block blaze
- June 21, 2017

He said it will take "weeks or longer" to recover and identify all the dead in the social housing building that was left charred and gutted by the devastating blaze. Over the weekend, Queen Elizabeth paid homage to the victims at the annual Trooping the Colour ceremony. In a television interview on Friday, she sidestepped questions over whether she had misread the public mood. (more...)
Hanson Say Justin Bieber's Music Is Hanson Say Justin Bieber's Music Is "Chlamydia of the Ear"
- June 20, 2017

The brotherly trio, known for their 1997 hit " MMMBop ", made the brutal comparison while joining hosts Amos Gill, Cat Lynch and Angus O'Loughlin for a game of " Whose Song Is It Anyway ". "It's just ear infections, they're awful", the Hanson brother continued. Hanson , who seemed amused throughout the interview by the fact most Koala's have chlamydia, then compared Bieber to one of the furry creatures. (more...)
Cosby jury sent home after deliberating 4 hours Cosby jury sent home after deliberating 4 hours
- June 20, 2017

It was read to them by the judge. The jury went home around 9:30 p.m. ET Monday without reaching a verdict. Actor and comedian Bill Cosby (L) leaves with his spokesman Andrew Wyatt after a break in the deliberations in his sexual assault trial at the Montgomery County Courthouse in Norristown, Pennsylvania, US June 12, 2017. (more...)