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Culture&Arts Authorities catch escaped inmate in Ellis County
Author: 0 Authorities catch escaped inmate in Ellis County

The names of the inmates and the charges they face have not been released. Authorities say each of the inmates had been in custody for property crimes. Trey Goodnight (top left), Sonny Baker (top right), Brian Moody (bottom left), and Jeremy Irvin escaped Lincoln County Jail Monday morning, the sheriff's office said.

Culture&Arts Cosby's accuser stands by her story under cross-examination
Author: 0 Cosby's accuser stands by her story under cross-examination

Montgomery County District Attorney Kevin Steele pinched the bridge of his nose and stared at the table as Constand gave the response. Constand kept clarifying that, in her view, it was "suggestive contact". ( Gianna Constand testified that the beep in question wasn't actually the tape machine, nor the family parrot, but rather someone trying to call through on the other line).

Author: 0 Jeff Sessions Testifies Before Senate Intelligence Committee

In his much-anticipated testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee Tuesday afternoon, Attorney General Jeff Sessions asserted that the very idea he participated in or was aware of collusion with the Russian government during the 2016 election campaign is nothing more than "an appalling and detestable lie".

Author: 0 Trump accuses Loretta Lynch of making illegal decisions while attorney general

Deputy attorney general Rod Rosenstein wrote the president a letter bashing Comey's conduct, and Sessions called for new leadership at the bureau the day before Trump fired Comey, who was heading up the FBI's Russian Federation probe. "Totally illegal!", the president wrote. Sessions told Senator Jack Reed during his testimony today that the discussion about Comey's mishandling was "bipartisan", explaining, "Democrats were very unhappy about the way he conducted himself and in ...

Culture&Arts CNN fires Kathy Griffin over offensive Trump photo
Author: 0 CNN fires Kathy Griffin over offensive Trump photo

Cooper was quick to denounce his long-time pal, calling the image "disgusting" and "completely inappropriate". President Donald Trump also blasted Griffin: " Kathy Griffin should be ashamed of herself". She was booked to host New Year's Eve broadcast on the channel. This means she will not be hosting New Year's Eve for 2018 with Anderson Cooper . Kathy Griffin's latest stint is the flawless example of disrespect, disgrace and anti-Americanism.

Author: 0 Kiwis beat British to reach America's Cup challenger finals

Emirates Team New Zealand was leading the first-to-five series, 3-0, against Britain's Ben Ainslie Racing in an America's Cup semifinal when it suffered what the team called "a catastrophic capsize". Team Japan drew another penalty when the two boats nearly touched at gate five in the final race of the day, handing Artemis a comfortable win. Peter Burling, the New Zealand helmsman, made his Australian long-time rival pay dearly for his mistake by taking the lead and never looking back.

Author: 0 Sessions wants his testimony open to public

The hearing will be held Tuesday at 2.30pm (local time). America's top justice official will be the most senior government official to testify before the Senate committee, which is looking into allegations that Russian Federation had tried to meddle in last November's election.

Culture&Arts 'Wonder Woman' soars in its second weekend as 'The Mummy' staggers
Author: 0 'Wonder Woman' soars in its second weekend as 'The Mummy' staggers

It took in $141.8 million outside of America, Cruise's biggest ever worldwide opening . As THR points out, the opening weekend of the Cruise-starring monster movie earned less than the openings of the Brandon Fraser " Mummy " and its sequels - and even earned less than the Dwayne Johnson-starring spinoff "The Scorpion King ".

Culture&Arts Taylor Swift is back on Spotify
Author: 0 Taylor Swift is back on Spotify

It seems that Tay-Tay and Spotify have made up, because she's just announced that her entire back catalogue will once more be made available on all streaming services. Singer Taylor Swift arrives at the Vanity Fair Oscar Party in Beverly Hills, California, U.S. on February 28, 2016. I tried to talk to her about it, and she wouldn't speak to me.

Culture&Arts Jurors enter second day of deliberations in Bill Cosby trial
Author: 0 Jurors enter second day of deliberations in Bill Cosby trial

The three charges accuse Cosby of assaulting Constand without her consent, assaulting her when she was unconscious, and assaulting her using drugs to substantially impair her ability to consent. Cosby is charged with drugging and assaulting Constand at his Pennsylvania home in 2004. She sued Cosby after prosecutors in 2005 declined to press charges.

Culture&Arts Chris Evans Reveals Why He Signed on for The Avengers 4
Author: 0 Chris Evans Reveals Why He Signed on for The Avengers 4

It's going to wrap everything up". Now before everyone starts hitting the panic button, let us ponder what this means in the grand scheme of things. In the past, Evans has talked openly about how he initially turned down the role of Captain America because of his anxiety over its contract. The actor kicked off his stint as Captain America in "The First Avenger " in 2011.

Author: 0 Wonder Woman Actor Thanks Director Patty Jenkins

Among these fearsome warriors is Diana , the sheltered yet resilient daughter of Queen Hippolyta of the Amazons . Gal Gadot as Wonder Woman . And if you're wondering what Gadot is like behind the scenes, Brock reveals that she's just as awesome as she is on-screen.

Culture&Arts No toilet, no bride: 'Toilet: Ek Prem Katha' trailer out tomorrow
Author: 0 No toilet, no bride: 'Toilet: Ek Prem Katha' trailer out tomorrow

It's a lighthearted take derived from a real-life situation. Earlier, CBFC chief Pahlaj Nihalani spoke about how the trailer of Toilet: Ek Prem Katha has left him impressed. The film is slated for an Independence week released on August 11. John, now shooting for "Parmanu", took to Twitter on Sunday to wish luck to Akshay and his team.

Culture&Arts Marvel Releases 'Black Panther' Teaser Trailer
Author: 0 Marvel Releases 'Black Panther' Teaser Trailer

Shuri's mother (T'Challa's stepmother) will also be in the film, and we see her standing with Martin Freeman's Everett Ross in the teaser. Now the new film will explore the newly crowned King T'Challa and the challenges he will face as the new king of Wakanda.

Author: 0 Wonder Woman seals empowering fate for future female superhero movies

Her domestic cume now stands at $115M. " Wonder Woman " may be a feminist icon, but some male moviegoers aren't happy about some scheduled women-only screenings of the film. Despite the fact that Monster won the Academy Award for Best Picture, along with a stack of other honors, it has been almost 15 years before Jenkins was given the reins to her next big project, which just so happens to be Wonder Woman .

Culture&Arts Megyn Kelly says important to 'shine a light' on Alex Jones
Author: 0 Megyn Kelly says important to 'shine a light' on Alex Jones

He's demanding that NBC pull the interview from its schedule. Kelly's interview with Jones came under intense fire , especially given Jones' conspiratorial views on the Sandy Hook mass shooting. She goes on to confront him about his conspiracy theories. "They're scared of what we're covering", he said. "He's really hurting people". But that was only because she was "a sociopath, a psychopath, I don't know".

Author: 0 Why Lebanon Is Attempting to Ban Wonder Woman

Maybe that Black Widow solo outing we've been teased with for years. Before she was Wonder Woman (Gadot), she was Diana, princess of the Amazons, trained to be an unconquerable warrior. Reviews for Wonder Woman are out and they're broadly positive. Other comic elements are provided by Diana's forthrightness butting up against a repressed and patriarchal England, and Steve's ragtag support crew played by Lucy Davis , Ewen Bremner, Said Taghmaoui and Eugene Brave Rock.

Culture&Arts Partial list of winners of the 2017 Tony Awards
Author: 0 Partial list of winners of the 2017 Tony Awards

Kevin Kline picked up his third Tony Award for his portrayal of a preening actor in a revival of Noel Coward's 'Present Laughter '. The top play nominees are " A Doll's House, Part 2 ", with eight, and " Oslo " with seven. He was a little nervous about it, so for the opening number, he sought advice from veteran awards show hosts Stephen Colbert , Whoopi Goldberg , and Billy Crystal .

Culture&Arts Maryland, DC attorneys general plan lawsuit against Trump
Author: 0 Maryland, DC attorneys general plan lawsuit against Trump

The suit , filed in U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland , alleges the president is in violation of the Constitution's "emoluments" clause due to his business interests. According to the lawsuit, the hotel shall have taken revenues from both a conference center owned by the District of Columbia and another subsidized by taxpayers in Maryland , especially when it comes to foreign governments representatives booking hotels in the capital.

Culture&Arts Gordon appears in court after domestic violence arrest
Author: 0 Gordon appears in court after domestic violence arrest

Leil alleges Gordon began "punching and hitting her" in her face and the back of her head with closed fists. Nick Gordon , 28, had bail set at $15 500 and was required to wear a Global Positioning System monitor by a judge at the Circuit Court of Seminole County in Sanford , according to video of the hearing posted online.

Author: 0 'Qatar promoting political crisis as a human rights issue'

In an interview with Al-Jazeera English, Baker also came down hard on US President Donald Trump , whose country has been a longtime ally of Qatar. Typically, cargo for Qatar stops at Dubai's massive deep-water Jebel Ali port, then gets put on smaller boats heading to Doha .

Author: 0 Priyanka Chopra's 'Baywatch' loses to 'Wonder Woman' in Indian box office

Wonder Woman also flipped the script on audience make-up, with a 52% female audience, as opposed to the average 60% male audience that superhero movies usually pull in. 1 spots. And so, you know, there is always that opportunity in any movie with a metaphor to use to make something handsome that really touches people.

Culture&Arts Saaho: Prabhas Couldn't Find Bollywood A-listers As Perfect As Anushka Shetty
Author: 0 Saaho: Prabhas Couldn't Find Bollywood A-listers As Perfect As Anushka Shetty

As fans thought that clean-shaven look as his upcoming Saaho look. "So the filmmakers made a decision to go for an actress from the South", said a source. And so, the makers of Prabhas' next film, Saaho , plan to cash in on the pair's chemistry. The filming of Saaho movie is already started. By all means, we opine that it was smart rejection by Anushka.