• The Dark Tower Review
The Dark Tower Review

As we prepare to climb The Dark Tower and bring Stephen King's fantasy opus to our screens, it looks like we are heading to the Wild West for a shootout with those critical reviews. It seems hard to believe the film was given such a puny budget of only $60 million. EW has confirmed that The Dark Tower adaptation will indeed consist of mov...

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  • Venezuelan Leader Defiant as US Imposes Sanctions on Him
Venezuelan Leader Defiant as US Imposes Sanctions on Him

The constituent assembly itself has come under fire because it was created to rewrite the constitution and possibly supplant the opposition-led congress, whose members were elected in a conventional election in December 2015. "Nobody recognizes that (constituent) assembly, it's the epitome of nothing", said legislator Juan Requesens in an internet ...

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  • Kathy Griffin shaves head amid sister's cancer battle
Kathy Griffin shaves head amid sister's cancer battle

Following the news, Maggie , Griffin's mother , was also quick to post on Twitter and she wrote , "My daughter Kathleen Mary is a wonderful human being". On Friday, she tweeted that she's "no longer under federal investigation" and that she has been "completely exonerated". It's been a weird summer for Kathy Griffin .

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  • President Trump to police: 'Please don't be too nice' to suspects
President Trump to police: 'Please don't be too nice' to suspects

Trump also appeared to endorse more police aggression when handling suspects. The additional immigration officers are so "we can eliminate MS-13 and root out the criminal cartels from our country", Mr. Attorney General Jeff Sessions has pushed for a crackdown on MS-13, which has led to hundreds of arrests in Suffolk County. "Police can not tr...

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  • Republicans Reject Senate Leadership's Healthcare Bill
Republicans Reject Senate Leadership's Healthcare Bill

Seven Republicans joined all Democrats Wednesday in a 45-55 vote defeating the plan, which would have repealed much of Obama's law without replacing it with anything . The skinny repeal would take out requirements for individuals and employers to get health insurance - a feature that is central to the Affordable Care Act's goal of expa...

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  • James Bond to return to screens in November 2019
James Bond to return to screens in November 2019

The new Bond film will be written by Neal Purvis and Robert Wade-both longtime Bond writers in the last six installments, starting with " The World Is Not Enough " back in 1999. The film will be made by Eon and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, produced by Michael G. Wilson and Barbara Broccoli. "I'd rather break this glass and slash my wrists", he to...

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  • American Horror Story: Cult will begin airing on September 5th
American Horror Story: Cult will begin airing on September 5th

AHS: Cult , the seventh season in Murphy's eerie series, will be set in MI and connect to the 2016 presidential election - with the assistance of creepy clowns who want to "set you free" and "make you strong". Matching this sketch, Murphy had previously posted a photo of Evan Peter's long, blue hair for the new role. Murphy also revealed th...

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  • Greece to return to debt markets after 3-year absence
Greece to return to debt markets after 3-year absence

It even managed to borrow at cheaper rates than in 2014, the last time it tapped the global bond market, HSBC , lead manager for the operation, told AFP. The European Stability Mechanism (ESM ) will also keep feeding the debt-ridden country with low interest rate loans (0.8 and 1.8 percent) until the end of the bailout programme in July 2018.

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  • China Urges India To Stop Provocations
China Urges India To Stop Provocations

Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Lu Kang said last week that India's border guards, in responding to Bhutan's call for help, had "illegally trespassed the boundary into Chinese territory" when they confronted the Chinese army construction team.

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  • SDCC: Wonder Woman 2 Confirmed At Warner Bros. Panel
SDCC: Wonder Woman 2 Confirmed At Warner Bros. Panel

The news of a second part has been doing rounds for quite some time. But even though we didn't see her strap on the leather in Wonder Woman , we can still look forward to seeing the South African actress kick butt in Atomic Blonde . It's a attractive story to tell, an important time to tell it and with people that I love". Warner Bros . Pict...

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  • Lady slams Usher with $10m lawsuit for
Lady slams Usher with $10m lawsuit for "exposing" her to Herpes

About two weeks later, she met up with Usher in a New Orleans hotel room, and the two got busy again. We've reached out Usher's reps, but haven't heard back yet. But this time, Usher chose to use condoms. Famous singer Usher is dealing with some problems with the law. Heading into the weekend, details surfaced about a potential $10 ...

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  • Ann Coulter Slams Delta on Twitter Amid Seat Dispute; Delta Fires Back
Ann Coulter Slams Delta on Twitter Amid Seat Dispute; Delta Fires Back

Coulter even went so far as to ask Florida radio host, Joyce Kaufman, to invite her onto the show so the two of them could call the CEO of Delta Airlines together, supposedly in an attempt to get answers from the company while live on air.

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  • Mena Massoud cast as Aladdin in Disney live-action remake
Mena Massoud cast as Aladdin in Disney live-action remake

As the Hollywood Reporter notes, it took months for casting directors, who reportedly tested more than 2,000 actors, to find the movie's lead. What are your thoughts on Will Smith being cast as Genie in the live-action Aladdin film? The casting was announced at Disney's D23 Expo in California on Saturday.

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  • Live Crew Founding Member Fresh Kid Ice Dead at 53
Live Crew Founding Member Fresh Kid Ice Dead at 53

After they released the " As Nasty As They Wanna Be " album, it was the first to be labeled legally obscene by the government. Fresh Kid Ice was born in Trinidad and Tobago and raised in Brooklyn. "I didn't know an Asian dude was rapping like that!'" Wong wrote a lot about being ostracized as a youth due to his heritage in his memoir My Rise 2...

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  • Psy no longer has most-watched video on YouTube
Psy no longer has most-watched video on YouTube

A Berklee College of Music graduate is partly responsible for the most-viewed YouTube video of all time. The 2015 single was written for the soundtrack of the seventh film in the " Fast & Furious " series as a tribute to actor Paul Walker , who died during the making of the movie.

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  • Four arrested over Berlin heist but 100-kg gold coin missing
Four arrested over Berlin heist but 100-kg gold coin missing

The Canadian coin with the picture of Queen Elizabeth II has a face value of 1 million USA dollars. It was surrounded by other, smaller gold coins. The investigators found a deep impact mark below the tracks, suggesting that the coin was dropped and likely damaged.

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  • Europe Ready to Battle With Trump Over Steel Threat
Europe Ready to Battle With Trump Over Steel Threat

G-20 leaders will discuss steel overcapacity at this week's summit in Germany, European officials said , as tensions rise over President Donald Trump's plan to use a Cold War-era law to restrict steel imports for national security reasons.

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  • Geraint Thomas crashes out of Tour de France
Geraint Thomas crashes out of Tour de France

A stricken Porte was treated by doctors before being carried into an ambulance and taken to hospital, while Martin picked himself up and finished the stage despite going down for a second time. Fuglsang completes the top five at 1:37 while Martin will be relieved to have emerged from that frightful collision with Porte just 1:44 in arrears. He is...

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  • Evacuations underway as wildfire breaks out near Breckenridge, Colorado
Evacuations underway as wildfire breaks out near Breckenridge, Colorado

The entire town of Breckenridge was under pre-evacuation notice as a fire continued to grow on Wednesday, CBS Denver reports . Authorities tell 9NEWS the Peak 2 fire is still burning - and firefighters expect the winds, and the heat to pick back up tomorrow.

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  • Actress Stevie Ryan kills herself aged 33
Actress Stevie Ryan kills herself aged 33

In an episode released two days before Ryan's death, she spoke of her grandfather's death and her concerns surrounding coping with the loss of a close loved one. "I'm just anxious that this is going to send me into a deeper depression ", Ryan said on the podcast, per People , which added that she also discussed suicide during the episode with co-...

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  • 'Devastated' Adele cancels final two London concerts
'Devastated' Adele cancels final two London concerts

Adele previously underwent throat surgery to remove a benign polyp. Adele said she considered going ahead with her Saturday night performance but didn't think she would have been able to make it through the show and didn't want to "crumble" on stage.

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  • Guillermo del Toro is a huge fan of Edgar Wright's Baby Driver
Guillermo del Toro is a huge fan of Edgar Wright's Baby Driver

But sometimes a movie is great because it takes an average concept and does it in a fresh, exciting way. Named for a Simon and Garfunkel song, which is one of about 40 pop songs of the past that dot its soundtrack, Baby Driver has a hell of a hook: Ansel Elgort plays a getaway driver for a gang of robbers, and due to tinnitus in his ears, h...

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  • 5 things we learned from the Queen's Speech ceremony at Westminster
5 things we learned from the Queen's Speech ceremony at Westminster

She only talked about visits with confirmed dates and we do not yet have a confirmed date, a spokesperson said . The speech is very different from past years, such the 2015 speech for Prime Minister David Cameron's government, which pledged to give the security services more surveillance powers to tackle the online communications of terror...

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  • Al Qaeda releases Swedish hostage after almost six years
Al Qaeda releases Swedish hostage after almost six years

Sweden's former Foreign Minister Carl Bildt said that Mr Gustafsson's kidnapping weighed heavily on his mind during his time in the role, which ended in 2014. He, Rijke and McGown were seized along with several others by a group of armed men while on the terrace of their hotel. "We have no information..." A third foreign hostage was freed in 201...

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  • Trump questions Obama's response to 'election meddling by Russia'
Trump questions Obama's response to 'election meddling by Russia'

Did nothing about it. Trump during a signing ceremony for the Department of Veterans Affairs Accountability and Whistleblower Protection Act of 2017 in the East Room of the White House on Friday. "We were concerned that by making the statement we might, in and of itself, be challenging the integrity of the election process itself", said Johnson.

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