John Conyers, D-Michigan, and Elijah Cummings, D-Maryland, asked for the materials following Mr. Trump's tweet Friday morning in which he suggested that "tapes" might exist and that Comey should hope that there are none. Two months later, Comey says that the Federal Bureau of Investigation will not pursue criminal charges against Clinton, enraging Republican legislators.
This is published unedited from the IANS feed . So, you know. I'm just happy I'm the new and improved Remy Ma. TMZ contacted some of the students who Nicki reached out to, and one person said that Nicki already sent him $500. The Remy Ma and Nicki Minaj beef is over, with the Bronx rapper announcing that she's done going at the Young Money rapper. Well, Nicki Minaj presented her followers with proof that she's a woman of her word when it comes to keeping promises to students in need of ...
Yet during Thursday's White House press briefing, after the relevant parts of the interview had been released, Sanders repeatedly dismissed the idea that there were inconsistencies in the White House's timeline leading up to Comey's termination.
In the fall NBC is introducing a new 9 a.m. show led by Megyn Kelly, who recently jumped from Fox News to NBC . Raw interview with Kelly and Ryan after announcement :Seacrest will move to NY for the job, but he'll continue his daily radio show and other ventures, he said.
He was promoted to lead Fox News alongside Abernethy in the wake of Ailes' departure, at the behest of Murdoch, who built the sprawling Fox entertainment empire and is the news channel's executive chairman. In addition to Ailes, O'Reilly and now Shine, Fox has lost Megyn Kelly and Greta Van Susteren, both of whom anchored evening programmes on Fox. The network has been the highest-rated cable channel for months, besting rivals CNN and MSNBC, as well as non-news competition such as ESPN and ...
He questioned whether his administration should cancel all future press briefings and, instead, replace them with written responses to questions, "for the sake of accuracy". Warner said the timing of Comey's dismissal by President Donald Trump is troubling. "All previously scheduled", White House communications director Mike Dubke told CNN.
The investigation was gaining momentum as Mr. Trump struck. (2) Mr. Trump initially misrepresented the reason for the firing and allowed other members of his administration, including Vice President Pence, to grossly misinform Congress and the public.
Ever since the 2017 MTV and TV Awards announced they were switching to strictly non-gender specific categories, history was guaranteed to be made. Anyone could be nominated under the new "Best Actor" categories for television and film. Adam Devine hosted the proceedings and, tongue-in-cheek, described himself as a progressive personality before declaring, "I love Hugh Jackman". And I want to thank every single person who voted for me.
The Warriors star called Kelly Olynyk a dirty player on his podcast " Dray Day ", referencing the Celtics center's hard screen on Wizards forward Kelly Oubre that escalated into a scuffle during Game 3 on Thursday. From Isaiah Thomas losing his teeth in Game 1 to an overtime thriller in Game 2, this series has been the one to watch. "We can't respond that way".
Actress Melissa McCarthy portrays White House spokesman Sean Spicer , while taping a segment for Saturday Night Live on Friday May 12, 2017, in NY. She was found wheeling down Midtown in her Spicer costume, specifically, and fans are left wondering exactly what the upcoming episode will entail.
In this video, set to the classic " I Feel Pretty ", you effectively see host Melissa McCarthy doing whatever she can in an effort to become the famed White House Press Secretary. Image via YouTube.comPress secretary Sean Spicer will again be object of satire - with video evidence coming from the streets of NY, where McCarthy-as-Spicer was seen driving her motorized lectern.
According to Mary Hooks, co-director of SONG , an Atlanta-based LGBTQ organizing project , the concept for Mama's Bail Out Day is rooted in USA history, from a time when black people took emancipation into their own hands by using the Underground Railroad or mailing themselves north.
Runner-up Kristian Kostov of Bulgaria wasn't short on feeling - his powerful song " Beautiful Mess " was awash in melodrama, the singer appearing nearly wrung out by romantic turmoil. Kiev barred Russia's singer Yuliya Samoilova because she had illegally entered Crimea to perform there after Moscow's disputed annexation of the peninsula from Ukraine.
Indeed, while FedEx Corp. reported that its Windows computers were "experiencing interference" from malware - it wouldn't say if it had been hit by the ransomware - other impacts in the USA were not readily apparent on Saturday. Many canceled all routine procedures and asked patients not to come to the hospital unless it was an emergency. A total of 19 English health organisations reported problems, including hospitals and clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) in London, Blackpool, ...
She will undoubtedly be reprising her part as White House press secretary Sean Spicer . SNL and McCarthy are not missing an opportunity to get fans revved up for her performance during a week of political bombshells. Regardless, though, with all that pressure to deliver, SNL will probably serve up a memorable night of television even if the jokes don't all land.
Danny Willett admitted his body and mind need a rest after his disappointing season continued with a withdrawal from the prestigious Players Championship due to a back injury. At the end of the day, I think that's the most important thing. He's the Players Championship's all-time leading money victor but is six shots off the lead heading into Round 2 Friday.
McCartney has a small part, listed only as "Jail Guard 2", so it sounds like it could be a look-quick-or-you'll-miss-him situation. " Paul's social media team shared the poster to his accounts with the simple caption, "#PiratesLife". The new Pirates will set sail in late May. According to outcome of Sound, Paul McCartney will be touring the United States from July to October 2017 as part of his ongoing One On One tour.
France head coach Guy Noves has classed England alongside New Zealand by admitting they were the two teams everyone wanted to miss in the Rugby World Cup draw. Coetzee attended the draw in Kyoto , Japan along with representatives from the other 11 qualified teams and said afterwards he was satisfied with the pool allocation.
Runner-up Kristian Kostov of Bulgaria wasn't short on feeling - his power-ballad "Beautiful Mess" was awash in melodrama, the singer appearing nearly wrung out by romantic turmoil. Eurovision has wrapped up for another year, after a few unexpected turns. " Russia's participation was scuttled by host Ukraine over the two nations' diplomatic and military conflict".
This is the 62nd edition of Eurovision, recognized by Guinness World Records as the longest-running annual TV music competition. Italian Francesco Gabbani, who came sixth, invoked Hamlet and Desmond Morris's anthropology book "The Naked Ape" in his song while a gorilla-costumed dancer boogied alongside him.
May the dapper Force be with you. There are also plenty of ways to bury yourself in the sci-fi fun, from reading the comics to splashing out on memorabilia . Government officials from various parts of the world, including Australia, Russia, Canada and the United Kingdom, also shared messages under the tagline May the Fourth be with you.
Melissa McCarthy has been spotted riding around NY on her White House podium. McCarthy's presence on the streets was captured by many eager locals, as seen below. It's for Saturday Night Live . McCarthy's first time around portraying Spicer on SNL came in early February, and was revered by critics and thrust the press secretary into the mainstream spotlight.
Britain's Queen Elizabeth II looks across the crowd with Prince Philip, right, Prince William, centre, his son Prince George, front, and Kate , Duchess of Cambridge holding Princess Charlotte , left, on the balcony during the Trooping The Colour parade at Buckingham Palace, in London, Saturday, June 11, 2016.
Almost four months into his tenure, Trump's White House is suffering from a credibility crisis that has only grown worse in light of the bungled Comey firing. Trump (a) didn't know that TASS is a news agency, (b) didn't realize that letting a TASS photographer into the Oval Office might not be a great idea from a security point of view, and (c) didn't realize that publishing pictures of this meeting was the whole point Vladimir Putin had asked for it in the first place.
Colbert added that Trump was accurate when he said his appearance on " The Late Show " was highly rated. Colbert has been excessively critical of the POTUS, often including at least one insulting remark on the President in his monologue every day .
And the Sobral family's connection with the show didn't end there, as his sister Luisa - who penned his Eurovision-winning song Amar Pelos Dois and sung it with him onstage following his win - also took part in the show. With Isaiah Firebrace coming in 9th place, and Portugal taking the Eurovision crown, it is possible Australia will be better remembered this year for the presence of its national flag on the back of a naked man.
After a week of sheer chaos in the White House , a dose of topical satire is a welcome distraction. Some people captured McCarthy as Spicer on their phones. - Donie O'Sullivan (@donie) May 12, 2017 " COME ON!": Melissa McCarthy , imitating Sean Spicer , takes on the crowded streets of NYC on motorized podium.
New York University's Brennan Center for Justice said the Trump Administration is using the same approach that "exploded the prison population, didn't help public safety" and burdened tax payers. Twenty-three US states since 2007 have changed their sentencing laws to reserve prison space for the most serious or repeat offenders, according to the nonpartisan Pew Research Center.
Carter Wilkerson's tweet broke the record about 9:30 a.m. Tuesday and had more than 3.4 million and counting. Wilkerson has not yet reached 18 million retweets, but was able to hit a staggering 3.4 million as of Tuesday morning, even beating the iconic Oscars selfie from Ellen DeGeneres .
White House press secretary Sean Spicer is having a bad week, and it may only get worse. The sketch included "Spicer" attacking reporters with fire extinguishers and even structures of the White House itself before the reporters asked if Trump is lying to Spicer.
The day encourages a nationwide bike-focused celebration for students. The day, which is organized nationally by the same organization that promotes "Walk to School day", is created to promote physical activity and bicycle safety. Organizers say the day itself is a great way to get students physically active and outdoors. Several other Rapid City Area Schools also participated by encouraging members to ride their bikes in as well.
The North Korea crisis was also raised. It appeared Tuesday, however, that the controversial invite extended to Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte could backfire and end up as a minor geopolitical embarrassment for Mr. Duterte alarmed the worldwide community in September previous year by comparing himself favorably to Hitler , noting, "Hitler massacred three million Jews", as a vow to kill the three million so-called drug offenders estimated to live in the Philippines.
Trump has reportedly fumed privately about negative media attention and criticism from Democrats who he thought would welcome Comey's dismissal after he took the extraordinarily unusual step to speak out about the FBI's investigation into Hillary Clinton's email days before the election.
Nostalgic horror sensation " Stranger Things " and Disney's "Beauty and the Beast" shared the spoils Sunday at the MTV Movie and TV Awards , expanded and renamed this year to include television. "This is so exciting, thank you so much", Condon said. Watson picked up the gong for her lead role in Beauty and the Beast and praised organisers for recognising that "imagination should have no limits".
Melissa McCarthy (R) and her husband Ben Falcone attend the premiere of "CHIPS" on March 20. CNN's Brian Stelter tweeted that McCarthy was filming outside of the network's headquarters Friday morning, May 12. The first was a video of the actress dancing to "I Feel Pretty" as she transforms from dress wearing actress into the press secretary. "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" ...