Emma Watson wins the very first gender-neutral acting award

The MTV Movie and TV Awards took place on Sunday, May 7, 2017, in Los Angeles , California. This was the first year when MTV made a decision to introduce the TV category into its Movie Awards event. Ashton Sanders and Jharrel Jerome portrayed ... More..

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Day after Comey firing, Sean Spicer to miss White House briefing
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Day after Comey firing, Sean Spicer to miss White House briefing

Later that night, Spicer stood before reporters outside the White House, in the dark, sounding similarly ignorant of his boss's thinking: Had the president spoken with Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein a...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Isaiah Thomas lambasts Draymond Green for calling Kelly Olynyk 'dirty'

Boston Celtics star Isaiah Thomas came to the defense of his teammate Kelly Olynyk after Golden State Warriors guard Draymond Green called him a " dirty player" in a recent podcast appearance. "Everyone has th...More..

Melissa McCarthy's Sean Spicer impression hits the streets of NYC
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Melissa McCarthy's Sean Spicer impression hits the streets of NYC

Not only did no one see her impression as Spicer coming, but much like Baldwin and Trump, McCarthy has been incredibly successful at using satire to affect reality. Videos posted on Twitter show the actress ro...More..

'Mama's Bail Out Day' promotes system reform
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

'Mama's Bail Out Day' promotes system reform

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 US history, from a time when black people took emancipation into...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Kelly Ripa Finds NEW Co-Host in Ryan Seacrest for LIVE!

According to reports, Seacrest will be hosting Live! from NY four days a week and return to Los Angeles for the remainder of his time. Submit your Newswire tips here. Ripa teased her big announcement Su...More..

Salvador Sobral Of Portugal Wins Eurovision Song Contest
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Salvador Sobral Of Portugal Wins Eurovision Song Contest

Lucie Jones, centre, reacts during the voting stage during the Final for the Eurovision Song Contest, in Kiev, Ukraine, Saturday, May 13, 2017 . "Music is not fireworks, music is feeling ... Russian Federa...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Melissa McCarthy as Spicer seen riding podium in street

Spicer has been a frequent target of McCarthy, who has mocked him in the past in skits where she fires a water gun at the press corps and uses a lectern to ram a journalist. McCarthy as Spicer is a given. McCar...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Garcia makes hole-in-one at Players' famed island-green 17th

He took to Twitter and said that swinging poorly is putting strain on his back. And Garcia, speaking ahead of today's-starting Players Championship at Sawgrass, added that he has nothing but respect for Harri...More..

Paul McCartney confirms 'Pirates 5' role with character poster
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Paul McCartney confirms 'Pirates 5' role with character poster

Meanwhile, Sir Paul won't be the first British musician to swap his guitar for a movie set as Rolling Stones legend Keith Richards played Captain Teague, Jack Sparrow's father, in " On Stranger Tides " in 201...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Wallabies earn dream Rugby World Cup draw

Wales will face Australia in Pool D , with both sides having qualified ahead of England from the group stage of the 2015 World Cup. Beating Italy would nearly guarantee them a place in the last eight ...More..

Portugal's Sobral wins Eurovision contest with tender ballad
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Portugal's Sobral wins Eurovision contest with tender ballad

Along with singers from Italy and Bulgaria, Sobral was a favorite going into the final of the annual song fest, which was hosted in the Ukrainian capital Kiev , and he led the voting throughout the evening. Uk...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Charlie Hunnam inspired by UFC champ Conor McGregor for King Arthur role

Well, he is. And well, that is the kind of film King Arthur is, trying to reinvent a 5th-6th century mythical hero while trying hard to be very cool, very 21st-century, very Guy Ritchie . "There is a scene w...More..

Portugal wins Eurovision 2017 Song Contest for the first time
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Portugal wins Eurovision 2017 Song Contest for the first time

Some of Eurovision's more controversial winners have included Finland's monster-masked Lordi in 2006 or bearded drag-queen chanteuse Conchita Wurst of Austria in 2014. Though some still debate whether we are ge...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

May the 4th be with Star Wars Day

May the Fourth be with you, but especially with Riz Ahmed, who beat everyone else at showing their Star Wars appreciation on the sort-of-but-not-really-real holiday for those dreaming of galaxies far, far awa...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Melissa McCarthy has hit the open road as Sean Spicer

Melissa McCarthy has been spotted in New York City in her already-iconic role as White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer. In a previous episode of SNL , McCarthy as Spicer zips around the briefing room, rammi...More..

Substitute press briefer Sarah Huckabee Sanders struggles with impossible job
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Substitute press briefer Sarah Huckabee Sanders struggles with impossible job

Asked whether the American public can trust anything the White Press Office says or wait for the president to confirm, Sanders said: "We were absolutely given the information that we could have at that time". "...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Colbert gleefully responds 'I won' to insults from Trump

And you have kids watching", he said. And it only builds up my base. 'The guy was dying. But his show was dying. Colbert's response included the fact-check that "low-energy" Jeb Bush's appearance had hi...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

LOCAL ELECTIONS: Conservatives take control of Warwickshire Council

Voters turned out on Thursday (May 4) to elect thousands of local-level government seats throughout Scotland and across parts of England and Wales, as well as a handful of newly created regional posts. Most dra...More..

Portugal Wins Eurovision Song Contest For First Time
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Portugal Wins Eurovision Song Contest For First Time

Sydney girl Anja Nissen has just performed in the Eurovision grand final for Denmark, sandwiched between the two favourites, Italy and Portugal . Central European Summer Time, which translates to 3 p.m. Firs...More..

Italy, Portugal lead the pack as Kiev hosts Eurovision final
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Italy, Portugal lead the pack as Kiev hosts Eurovision final

He was joined on stage to reprise the song, the 2017's Let It Go moment, by his sister Louisa who composed it. Semi Final 3 winners pose on stage at the 62nd Eurovision Song Contest at International Exhibitio...More..

Melissa McCarthy spotted driving a motorized podium as Sean Spicer
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Melissa McCarthy spotted driving a motorized podium as Sean Spicer

You actually have to go all the way back to her first appearance as host on October 1, 2011 to find McCarthy's all-time greatest "SNL" sketch, titled "Taste Test". After weeks of reruns, Saturday Night Live f...More..

Appalachia's approach to drugs at odds with AG policy
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Appalachia's approach to drugs at odds with AG policy

Tom Cotton, R-Arkansas, offered praise for Sessions' new action, saying "law enforcement should side with the victims of crime rather than its perpetrators". That memo encouraged prosecutors to use their disc...More..

Hungry teen's Wendy's tweet breaks Ellen DeGeneres' Twitter record
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Hungry teen's Wendy's tweet breaks Ellen DeGeneres' Twitter record

Photo Credit: Wendy's fast food chain chicken nuggets are viewed in Bowie, Maryland on May 9, 2017 . Wendy's reply was simple - 18 million. Stunned by his new-found fame, Wilkerson told The New York Times ...More..

Mother's Day Weekend Rain and Wind
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Mother's Day Weekend Rain and Wind

For Mother's Day the coastal storm will be off of Cape Cod, and it will still continue to throw back moisture, the threat for continued showers will linger into Sunday evening. After a almost a week to dry ...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Melissa McCarthy adds spice (and Spicer) as host of 'SNL'

As reporters compliment Sanders, McCarthy's Spicer bursts into the room to take over the discussion. One reporter then asked Spicer that if Trump is such a good friend, why is everyone saying that Trump is ab...More..

Philippines President Duterte says he may turn down Trump's White House invitation
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Philippines President Duterte says he may turn down Trump's White House invitation

The US is the Philippines' former colonial ruler and the nations are bound by a mutual defense treaty. President Trump invited Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte to the White House during a Saturday phon...More..

Federal Bureau of Investigation will continue with Russian Federation probe but won't consult the White House
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Federal Bureau of Investigation will continue with Russian Federation probe but won't consult the White House

Trump cited memos from both men in the letter of termination he sent to Comey on Tuesday, in which he wrote , "I have accepted their recommendations and you are hereby terminated". Trump has said that wasn't...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Melissa McCarthy will play Sean Spicer once more

The marketing for SNL episodes is generally a low-key affair with a few funny-ish commercials featuring the next host and the musical guest during the days leading up to showtime. McCarthy was seen as Sean S...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Trump Delivers Commencement Address At Liberty U

Back in D.C., the political storm from Trump's unexpected firing of FBI Director James Comey still raged on after Trump's own account of the firing clashed with the explanation given by his own aides and White ...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

1 killed at West Bank rally for Palestinian hunger strikers

An Israeli borderguard takes aim during clashes with Palestinian demonstrators near the Jewish settlement of of Beit El, north of the West Bank city of Ramallah on May 11, 2017. Israel's security minister, Gi...More..

Ryan Seacrest Nabs Live With Kelly Co-Hosting Spot
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Ryan Seacrest Nabs Live With Kelly Co-Hosting Spot

Seacrest will be Ripa's third permanent co-host after Regis Philbin and Strahan. Kelly broke the news to her fans when she took to Twitter on Sunday to share a video of herself drinking from a Live! bra...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

'Guardians of the Galaxy 2' Villain Might Be Iron Man's Fault

While there's plenty of spectacle and jaw-dropping new planets to behold, much of the action is takes place in just a handful of locations. Your enjoyment of Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 . Kevin and I are ...More..

Miley Cyrus hopes people 'don't judge' her little sister Noah
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Miley Cyrus hopes people 'don't judge' her little sister Noah

She also announced during her Billboard chat that she had not smoked marijuana for three weeks which was "the longest" she had ever gone without it. Miley Cyrus is going through a lot of changes. There's no m...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Bring on the 'gorilla:' Eurovision final brings glittery fun

Amid heightened security, some 10,000 police were deployed on the streets, some carrying semi-automatic weapons. Those who wanted to stay included 65 per cent of those who voted to remain in the European Unio...More..