Testifying in front of the House Armed Services Committee on the 2018 defense budget, Mattis said the plan for Afghanistan will include "a regional approach". Last week, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain severed ties with Qatar amid a slew of punitive measures. Trump sided with Qatar's antagonists, calling on the Gulf state to stop "the funding of terrorism".
Supreme Court decision that struck down bans on interracial marriage Monday, June 12, 2017, in Richmond, Va. Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe stands next to a historical marker that was unveiled commemorating the 50th anniversary of the U.S.
The DUP, who are the largest unionist political party in Northern Ireland , said their desire to form a coalition with Mrs May is driven by concerns about Jeremy Corbyn becoming Prime Minister. Brexit Secretary David Davis has said it is expected that "some elements of the manifesto will be pruned away" and it's likely that will include the plans to drop the triple lock on pensions and to introduce means-testing for the winter fuel allowance.
Forbes report that P-Diddy has earned a staggering £102 million this year and it's all down to the United States star's hard work. The list, features Diddy in the top spot, which he also landed on the outlet's list for Hip-Hop's Wealthiest Artists of 2017, as well as Beyonce and J.K.
Sony unveiled a new Spider-Man gameplay trailer at their E3 press conference. It seems that Spider-Man is getting younger and younger as more films debut, but in Spider-Man on PS4, Miles Morales will be older, and more experienced. Decades later, that same boy - who was now improbably working for the House of Ideas - sat in the historic Shrine Auditorium, staring up wide-eyed and slack-jawed as Spider-Man swung across the massive theater screen during the world-premiere gameplay at the ...
While Gadot was pregnant during part of the main taping, she had to come back to do reshoots for the movie last November. The most talked about scene features Wonder Woman/Diana storming World War I's "no man's land" in German territory and begins to stirring up her allies to save the people who live in the village that the Germans have conquered.
Last weekend has proved that fans can't get enough of 'Wonder Woman '. After Wonder Woman had a huge opening weekend at the box office and shattered records, it was full steam ahead on all the chatter about a sequel. can finish negotiations with Patty Jenkins and begin the scripting process. I mean, it's attractive and powerful, and also so sad, because he's dead, and also he won't be back for Wonder Woman 2! To which she replied, "It is for sure - I'm definitely planning something ...
Written in Portuguese the tattoo reads: Eu sou ladrão e vacilão , which translates to " I am a thief and a loser ". Police arrested Wesley and his friend, Ronildo Moreira de Araujo - whose voice can be heard in the video - on Saturday and charged them with torture .
First, they'll grill Sessions about why he participated in Comey's firing, given his recusal from the investigation Comey was directing. Members of the committee are likely to ask Sessions about a possible third undisclosed meeting that is now under investigation, according to media reports .
Constand testified that in January 2004 following a 16-month friendship with Cosby through her job at Temple University, she visited his home in Cheltenham, just outside Philadelphia. During the civil case, however, Bill Cosby gave sworn depositions that were later unsealed as part of the criminal case against him. McMonagle told the jury that Cosby's freedom is at stake now, not just his finances.
Superhero movie fans who were hoping for more female-led films in the future can breathe a sigh of relief and pride thanks to these box office numbers. Charlize Theron won an Oscar for her leading role in the film. Stacy L. Smith, director of the Media, Diversity and Social Change Initiative at USC Annenberg, cited the initiative's three-year study that found female directors "face a steep fiscal cliff as they attempt to move from independent to more commercial filmmaking".
Reporters spotted Ruddy leaving the White House Monday. Ruddy's comments followed days of seemingly coordinated attacks on Mueller's integrity by Trump allies . According to the regulations, Rosenstein could only remove Mueller "for misconduct, dereliction of duty, incapacity, conflict of interest, or for other good cause, including violation of Departmental policies".
The other big victor on the musical side was the blockbuster revival of Hello Dolly , which won four awards, including best revival of a musical , best featured actor ( Gavin Creel ) and best costumes. Jill Biden had come to promote a veteran's charity, which she later talked about in introducing a number from the PTSD-themed musical " Bandstand ".
He thanked, among others, The National Endowment for the Arts and the National Endowment for the Humanities. Dear Evan Hansen' , a daringly unflinching exploration of loss, lies and loneliness in a high school community, won the 2017 Tony Award for the best musical.
Christopher Ashley with the award for best direction of a musical for " Come From Away ". She won three Emmy Awards for her role as Jackie Harris on "Roseanne" and thanked her children. Cynthia Nixon , accepting the featured actress in a play prize for her repertory turn in "Little Foxes", cited playwright Lillian Hellman's line about people who stand back during injustice.
The Mirror took to the streets in D.C.to ask complete strangers what they expect the outcome of the trial will be and how Cosby's celeb status will factor into the justice process. The attorney who is representing the slew of women who have accused Bill Cosby of sexual assault was kicked out of court after her cell phone rang during the proceeding.
Before the Penguins beat the Predators in six games, the previous team to take back-to-back Cups were the 1998 Red Wings , a fact beaten to death by writers and broadcasters ever since the final started. Predators fans paint Nashville gold for Game 6 of the Stanley Cup Finals . Penguins owner Mario Lemieux , who has been a part of all five of the franchise's championships, two as a player and the last three as owner: "It's been an wonderful year from the start, trying to repeat".
Having finished the first stage of his Legend of The Fall World Tour, Abel Tesfaye aka The Weeknd has released the video for the Starboy track " Secrets ". that's so weird!" Last month, at the Gucci Bloom Party, Petra Collins told Vanity Fair that she and Selena had been talking about making a scary movie.
No reason has been revealed as to why Arthur left the house but footage of his housemates learning that he wouldn't be back show that it seems as if they won't be missing him. She then added, 'I'm not a woman? "You're really not. There's no way women should ever act like you today", he told her. "I said it to you there earlier on, if you've had a problem you should have said earlier on - your flawless opportunity", Kayleigh yelled with one finger stretched out accusingly.
The Thunder had two players that Golden State simply had no answers for in the primes of their careers, which looked to have finally put it together and were learning how to win as the dynamic duo they were pronounced to be. "At the end of the day we've just got some resilient guys", James said. He even went so far as to question the fanbase's intelligence in his post-game interviews.
Officials say summer heat can lead to the formation of ground level ozone, a major component of smog. The DEP recommends people limit strenuous outdoor physical activity, especially people who may be sensitive to pollutants, including infants and the elderly, and those with asthma and heart disease.
When he arrived, the couple invited the man into their home for a drink to thank him for the dog, but he eventually overstayed his welcome. From there, Chelsea , who had been formerly married to Bowman and had agreed to remarry despite previous instances of domestic battery against her, told of the two men beginning to fight.
The growing success of this superhero film teases the possibility of a Wonder Woman 2 sequel . Photo Credit: Facebook/Wonder WomanWho Will Be The Villain In Wonder Woman 2? Instead, it earned $103.3 million. "But no one would ever say that if the next Thor movie didn't do well". Jenkins was only signed for one film, but that means if Jenkins' representatives wanted, they could force Warner Bros .to pay millions of dollars more to keep her on board.
The show's writer, Steven Levenson, won for best book of a musical , and Alex Lacamoire earned one for best orchestrations (after winning a year ago for Hamilton .) And Rachel Bay Jones won her first Tony - featured actress - for her heartbreaking portrayal of a mother who struggles to understand and help her son, Evan, as he gets caught in a awful lie that he can not control.
During the trial, which began on June 5, the seven men and five women selected to serve on the jury heard from a number of experts, as well as Constand and a second Cosby accuser, Kelly Johnson. She was not in the courtroom during the prosecution's case, which included a reading of her husband's 2005 deposition in which he talked about giving women Quaaludes for sex.
Reuters/Danny MoloshokA photo of John Cena and Nikki Bella at the 2017 MTV Movie and TV Awards. Goldberg's last WWE appearance came at WrestleMania 33 , when he lost the Universal Championship to Brock Lesnar . But he's back tonight (June 12), and we won't have to wait one minute longer than necessary to hear "Next Big Thing", as it's been announced Lesnar will appear at the start of the broadcast.
Brie described. "Or like shorts and the tiniest shorts. And they were like, 'Okay, can you take your top off now?" In March, she and longtime boyfriend Dave Franco tied the knot , her new Netflix original comedy series GLOW debuts later this month - and the star says the two experiences actually have a lot in common.
The best of Broadway got to take a bow on Sunday night at the 71st annual Tony Awards , and while Kevin Spacey's opening medley and accolades for Bette Mider and Ben Platt were among the night's highlights, there were a number of memorable moments that didn't make the CBS telecast.
United Kingdom star Cynthia Erivo , who won the Tony for best performance by a lead actress a year ago, returned to present an award alongside John Legend. American playwrights wrote new works that felt urgent and pointed. And yes, Spacey is known for impressions, but did we really need both his Johnny Carson and his Bill Clinton , in 2017? "Am I dreaming? Is this some kind of insane dream?" she asked.
That possibility could mean a closed hearing, unlike the drama of last Thursday with Comey. President Donald Trump dropped in on a wedding at his Trump National Golf Club in New Jersey this weekend...a different mood than his tone on Twitter.
Midler took lead actress in a musical, her first-ever Tony win. While answering questions from reporters - "Sean Spicer here!" she joked - Midler also shared her thoughts on Trump's efforts to cut NEA funding. Jones spoke of her many lean years in the business, and thanked her "Nana" for selling her engagement ring so she could come to NY and pursue her dreams.
Geimer spoke about the crime, the decades-long legal process and her motivation for stepping forward outside the courtroom. Judge Scott Gordon called Geimer's testimony to the court "elegant and courageous", adding that "closure" is something she deserves.
However, apparently, her death should've been a far more gruesome and even bloody one. If you remember back to the Season 5 finale and alongside the departure of "The False King" Stannis, the death of Myrcella Baratheon was a pretty major "non-book" farewell to feast our eyes upon.
Several high-placed executives have resigned amid the turbulence, including a former head of engineering, who had failed to disclose harassment complaints at his former employer. That investigation wrapped up last week, but its results have not yet been released. Meanwhile, a second investigation led by former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder has also submitted recommendations to Uber's board of directors, but it doesn't sound like anything has come of that yet.
Heck, she could even handicap the shows' odds and give fans reason to cheer. "I just want to say, shut that crap off!" she said. She concluded: " Bette Midler for president". Those watching will see musical numbers from nine new and revival musicals, including " Bandstand ", " Come From Away ", " Dear Evan Hansen ", " Falsettos ", " Groundhog Day The Musical", " Hello, Dolly! ", " Miss Saigon ", "Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812", and " War Paint ".