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Author: 0 Wonder Woman producer has high hopes for potential sequel

Whereas the comic books were set during World War II, the film is set during World War I. Diana's history and initiation into the ways of the Amazons is alternately fun, rousing, and intriguing. As the first DC film to receive plenty of positive reviews from critics and a high Rotten Tomatoes score (94%), the studio must be doing something right.

Author: 0 Kathy Griffin Reveals Death Threats & Secret Service Probe, Says Trump "Broke Me"

Following the photos release, Griffin says she has lost a number of comedy jobs. Bloom and Griffin also said the comedian has been receiving death threats, but they did not say from whom. "I made a frightful, disgusting mistake and I made a terrible call", the comedian said at a press conference on Friday. Comedian Kathy Griffin has claimed Donald Trump is using the furore around a photo in which she appeared with a likeness of his severed head to divert attention from the FBI ...

Culture 'Wonder Woman' could soar over $100 million in its opening weekend
Author: 0 'Wonder Woman' could soar over $100 million in its opening weekend

The only good thing about the mostly overrated Wonder Woman is the slight erection it gave me-slight, I'll emphasize, not full; my dick has been known to get harder and more impressive, but I'm in a forgiving mood . The survey also showed that the audience was evenly split in terms of gender, while most superhero tentpoles skew male. She is a hero, uncomplicated, loving, kind.

Culture Lebanon Seeks to Ban 'Wonder Woman' Because Lead Actress Is Israeli
Author: 0 Lebanon Seeks to Ban 'Wonder Woman' Because Lead Actress Is Israeli

If the ban does go through in Lebanon, an official says that the announcement will ultimately come from the country's interior minister on the recommendation from the aforementioned committee. "He said the push for a boycott apparently reflects disputes within the Lebanese government", according to The Hollywood Reporter . In 2014, Gadot sparked criticism for her support of Israel's military during the country's offensive in Gaza.

Author: 0 'Captain Underpants' delights with humor for all

As the film's pace picks up frantically, the action becomes more of a challenge to follow, but that type of spectacle actually makes the movie more entertaining. They need a looser, more creative learning environment. "It allowed us to make the purest version of the movie". It's such a simple concept for starters - it's classic wish fulfilment about these two best friends, wildly imaginative kids who hypnotize their awful principal and turn him into their comic book creation.

Author: 0 Sixth-Grader Ananya Vinay Wins National Spelling Bee

Before misspelling "catamaran" in the 16th round, Musurlian, in the late, tougher rounds, correctly spelled: ceasefire, succeed, clearstory, encrypt, archaic, confrere, esophageal, baccalaureate, pompadour, atrioventricular, and biblioklept.

Author: 0 'Pirates 5' Eyes Box Office Domination While 'Baywatch' Drowns

Critics have not been kind to Dead Men Tell No Tales either, giving the movie a meager 32 percent on Rotten Tomatoes , although fans have given it an A- Cinemascore . The good news: It won the weekend by a hefty margin, raking in $285 million worldwide. Box Office Mojo notes that the Pirates of the Caribbean 5 debuted in China with a box office collection of $67.8 million and an industry record opening in Russian Federation of an estimated $18.6 million.

Culture Mashup Sets Wonder Woman to the 1970s TV Theme
Author: 0 Mashup Sets Wonder Woman to the 1970s TV Theme

It succeeds in introducing a team of characters and making it matter who they are and how they relate to each other. Patty Jenkins , who's been behind the camera for films like Monster , tells ABC Radio she's been a superfan of the Wonder Woman character for years.

Author: 0 British police seize a auto as part of Manchester attack investigation

They have put a cordon around the area, evacuated nearby buildings and asked people to stay away. Police say that the 22-year-old bomber, Salman Abedi, acted largely alone when he assembled the device he used to kill 22 people and injure dozens more at an Ariana Grande concert on May 22.

Author: 0 EU and China backing Paris climate pact after Trump withdrawal

Earlier in the day, the governor said, "The White House's reckless decision to withdraw from the Paris Accord has devastating repercussions not only for the United States , but for our planet". What is the Paris agreement? As for Trump's vague promise to rework the terms of the Paris agreement , Macron issued a staunch warning. Peduto has criticized Trump for that statement, as he and dozens of mayors have recommitted their local pledges to the global climate pact.

Author: 0 US President Trump announces withdrawal from Paris Climate Agreement

Trump's decision sparked an instant wave of indignation both at home and overseas, with Obama saying the move meant the USA was "joining a handful of nations that reject the future". A White House official said the couple instead attended service at synagogue for the Jewish holiday of Shavuot. The former reality TV star with a flair for drama later promoted his Rose Garden announcement in a tweet.

Author: 0 Majority Believe Republican Health Care Law Fulfills Some of Trump's Promises

If you are now receiving coverage through the individual market, insurance companies can not charge you more for a pre-existing condition under the AHCA. Fifty-one percent said it fulfilled some pledges. The bill narrowly passed the House of Representatives, 217-213. In a poll conducted March 16-19 - shortly after House Republicans released their replacement bill - more independent voters objected to Obamacare than supported it, 46 percent to 38 percent.

Author: 0 'Game of Thrones' Season 7 Trailer Unleashes War

In the trailer, Queen Cersei stands over a giant map of Westeros and explains to her lover-brother Jaime how the other houses have them surrounded. Game of Thrones season seven will premiere on HBO on July 16, 2017. And all the sexual tension between Missendei (Nathalie Emmanuel) and Grey Worm (Jaco Anderson) seem to have found a vent, as they involved in a little love making between all the tension of the great war.

Culture Trump's climate decision under fire from business leaders
Author: 0 Trump's climate decision under fire from business leaders

History will not be kind to President Donald Trump , for many reasons. Whether or not China will replace - or will be allowed to replace - the USA as the global leader remains to be seen. "Many others have too". Is Trump right that India and China got off easy? Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk quit two of Trump's business advisory councils, reports CNN.

Culture Chris Cornell had prescription drugs in system: toxicology report
Author: 0 Chris Cornell had prescription drugs in system: toxicology report

The examination concluded that the former Soundgarden frontman had Lorazepam (also known as Atvian), Naloxone, the sedative Butalbital and the decongestant Pseudoephedrine inside of him when his body was found on May 18, according to TMZ , which obtained the results of the toxicology test.

Author: 0 Gregg Allman On World Cafe

Sheryl Crow spoke of a "broken heart". On Saturday, May 27, 2017 , a publicist said the musician, the singer for The Allman Brother. Gregg Allman , southern rock legend and key member of The Allman Brothers Band , has passed away at the age of 69.

Culture Donald Trump Reopens Undiplomatic Twitter Spat With Germany
Author: 0 Donald Trump Reopens Undiplomatic Twitter Spat With Germany

After eight long years, the political crisis that engulfed Europe seems to have moved elsewhere. " NATO members must finally contribute their fair share and meet their financial obligations", said Trump. While the the U.S. carries the lion's share of the military load around the world, Europe has been increasingly important. Germany, for instance, has committed to reaching the 2% threshold by 2024.

Author: 0 Tom Cruise says Top Gun 2 in the works

It's official. Top Gun 2 is finally happening. The news was confirmed on the Australian morning show Sunrise as the smiley action hero has been making the rounds promoting The Mummy and likely having an extendec think about the whole Universal Dark Universe monster mash thing .

Author: 0 Kathy Griffin breaks down: Trump 'broke me'

Former "Jeopardy!" champion and children's book author Ken Jennings felt the wrath of Donald Trump Jr. after Jennings mocked President Donald Trump's 11-year-old son, Barron, over his reaction to the grisly photo shoot featuring Kathy Griffin holding a model of his father's bloodied, decapitated head.

Author: 0 'I Knew Them All': Confident Ananya Vinay Wins Spelling Bee

But " marram ", a word of Scandinavian origin referring to a type of beach grass, gave Rajeev some trouble, his first misspelled word in 13 hours. If you chose to watch the foregone conclusion that was the fourth quarter of NBA Finals Game 1 instead of the 2017 National Spelling Bee, you made a big mistake.

Culture Julia Roberts' Upcoming TV Series Will Air on HBO!
Author: 0 Julia Roberts' Upcoming TV Series Will Air on HBO!

So, what's it about? " Today Will Be Different tells the story of Eleanor Flood , who wakes up determined to be her best self - but then life happens", writes THR . The limited series is being produced by Roberts and Annapurna Television's Megan Ellison and Sue Naegle . She's a four-time Oscar nominee and has received eight Golden Globe nominations, winning three Globes (for " Erin Brockovich ", " Pretty Woman " and "Steel Magnolias").

Culture Willie Reed informs Miami Heat of plan to become free agent
Author: 0 Willie Reed informs Miami Heat of plan to become free agent

The home is believed to be located in Hassan's home state of North Carolina. "It was heartbreaking, because I built the house from the ground up". Reed has made it known that he wants to return to Miami , but the Heat will have to decide how much they want to invest in the center position with $98 million already invested in Whiteside.

Author: 0 Corbyn attacks May's 'subservience' to Trump amid US climate accord snub

The price of oil has fallen sharply as investors bet that Trump's decision will increase the country's oil and gas production. "I don't believe fighting reality is a good strategy", California Governor Jerry Brown said in a statement announcing the formation of the United States Climate Alliance.

Author: 0 Putin dismisses Indian fears over growing Pak-Russia ties, calls them 'ridiculous'

USA intelligence agencies have accused Russian Federation of hacking into Democratic Party emails, helping President Donald Trump's election victory. "Whatever there is, it is in good condition generally", Putin said. Speaking at an economic forum in St. Petersburg , Putin said relations between Moscow and Washington are now at their lowest point since Cold War times.

Author: 0 Kathy Griffin hires lawyer to address 'bullying from the Trump family'

Trump's remark was widely interpreted as referring to menstrual blood, implying that Kelly was in an unfriendly mood because she was menstruating. "I'm gonna make fun of him more now", she said Friday. "I was wrong." She admitted that the image was "too disturbing" and "wasn't amusing", and that she understood "how it offends people". "The comedians are the last voice of truth in this whole thing".

Author: 0 More Griffin shows cancelled as backlash over video grows

As previously reported, Griffin apologized for the photos in a Twitter video hours after they were released on Tuesday , May 30. They were met with swift and widespread condemnation. "This is a woman thing", Griffin explained. The president's eldest child Donald Trump Jr. wasn't having it, dissming the mea culpa as "phony". Kathy Griffin speaks during a press conference at The Bloom Firm on June 2, 2017 in Woodland Hills.

Culture Tom Cruise Reveals 'Top Gun' Sequel Title
Author: 0 Tom Cruise Reveals 'Top Gun' Sequel Title

The actor also confirmed that in terms of tone, style, music and so forth, Maverick will be consistent with the original Top Gun movie. Top Gun 2 is finally heating up, and now Tom Cruise is sharing some tantalizing details about what fans can expect from the sequel.

Culture Majority Of Americans Don't Like GOP's Health Care Plan, Poll Finds
Author: 0 Majority Of Americans Don't Like GOP's Health Care Plan, Poll Finds

President Trump wants to scrap all of the Obama care subsidies and it is dreaded that the health insurance premiums would spike considerably. If this bill becomes law, it could potentially force Nebraskans ages 50 to 64 to pay far more for health insurance - for most, these premium increases would be unaffordable.

Culture Putin praises Trump, says US spies may have faked hacking evidence
Author: 0 Putin praises Trump, says US spies may have faked hacking evidence

Snowden had the right to act in the way he did however, said Putin, who said he agreed that US surveillance had become too intrusive, while praising his own country's intelligence services for operating within the law. On multiple occasions, Trump has compared leaks that he said originated in the intelligence community to what occurred in Nazi Germany . He does not belong to the traditional type of politicians.

Author: 0 Gunman on loose at casino in Philippine capital, but nobody shot

The gunman, who had fled with more than $2 million in stolen casino chips, then forced his way into a room in an adjoining hotel and killed himself. The unidentified attacker was dead, police said, releasing his CCTV images. A South Korean victim died in the evacuation. He said, "We're closely monitoring the situation". The Philippines has been on heightened alert amid a crisis in the south of the country, where troops have been battling Islamist rebels since May 23.

Culture Mosquitoes capable of spreading Zika virus found in Nevada
Author: 0 Mosquitoes capable of spreading Zika virus found in Nevada

It said cases of vector-borne disease (VBD), mainly dengue and chikungunya, were noticed in Gujarat during post-monsoon period past year. The trapped mosquitoes will be sent to the lab for testing to find out whether they might be carrying the Zika virus .

Author: 0 Trump's withdrawal from Paris Climate Accord a 'great disappointment'

They saw it as rebuke and warned it would make it harder to slow the pace of climate change. "The Paris Agreement provides the right global framework for protecting the prosperity and security of future generations, while keeping energy affordable and secure for our citizens and businesses", May told Trump by phone, it said in a statement .

Culture US House committee issues subpoenas
Author: 0 US House committee issues subpoenas

Mike Conaway and Adam Schiff, who are leading the committee's probe, said the panel approved the subpoenas to compel certain individuals to testify and to obtain personal documents and business records. Cohen told ABC News that he had been asked by both the House and Senate intelligence committees to provide information and testimony about contacts he had with Russian officials.

Author: 0 Celebrities react to Manchester attack

British Prime Minister Theresa May had warned the "special relationship" could be harmed by the repeated leaking of confidential details and raised her concerns with Donald Trump at a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels yesterday.

Author: 0 Trump delays law requiring United States to move embassy in Israel to Jerusalem

But press secretary Sean Spicer says Trump still intends to move the embassy from Tel Aviv. "President Trump made this decision to maximize the chances of successfully negotiating a deal between Israel and the Palestinians, fulfilling his solemn obligation to defend America's national security interests".

Author: 0 Veteran striker hails Gareth Bale as United Kingdom's greatest ever footballer

The data, which looks at the last 25 years of the competition, also shows that no domestic champion has won the competition since Barcelona in 2011. Dybala has thrived since Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri changed the team's formation to accommodate its attacking talents. Charles joined Leeds United as a youth player, and was a legendary figure at the club, playing as both a defender and as a forward.

Author: 0 Corbyn to keep 'top team' if they win election

On April 19, the day after Theresa May called the election, the Tories' average poll lead over Labour was 17 points. She spoke as recent opinion surveys suggest her Conservative Party's once commanding lead over Labour has been shrinking in recent days.

Culture Game of Thrones final season might not arrive until 2019
Author: 0 Game of Thrones final season might not arrive until 2019

Weiss' future involvement with the franchise post-Thrones". HBO programming president Casey Bloys has opened up regarding the recently announced four spinoffs of Game of Thrones that are in development, as well as the level of involvement from author George R.R.

Author: 0 Kathy Griffin: I've been bullied by Trump family; comedy shows canceled

Griffin's hands shook and her voice occasionally became choked as she discussed the emotional impact of the last week. "If you don't stand up, you get run over", Griffin said . "It wasn't amusing - I get it". "It wasn't amusing. I get it", she said, adding that she was seeking to have the images taken down from social media.

Author: 0 Mr. Met Accused Of Physically Impossible Rude Gesture

We have reached out to Mr. Met's closest colleague, the Phanatic of the Philadelphia Phillies, for their comment on the matter. This unique interference of a call that went wrong was not to be faulted on the new " Mr. Milwaukee Brewers Jesus Aguilar (24) greets Eric Thames (7) after the two scored on a base hit by Hernan Perez against the New York Mets during the fourth inning of a baseball game, Wednesday, May 31, 2017, in New York.

Author: 0 Putin on US Exit From Paris Agreement: 'Don't Worry, Be Happy'

Petersburg International Economic Forum. When his comments were sought on the United States decision to withdraw from the climate deal, where President Donald Trump alleged that the agreement gave better deal to the world's highly polluting countries like India , Prime Minister Modi said, "Don't think I will take sides on this subject, but would rather take side of our future generation".

Author: 0 Priyanka Chopra talks playing the villain in new 'Baywatch' movie

As the reviews of Dwayne Johnson , Zac Efron-starrer Baywatch , which releases today in the United States and on June 2 in India, come out, Priyanka gets as much appreciation as the film has got brickbats. Baywatch is filled with hotness and we're all eagerly waiting for the film to release in India. "I've played negative characters in my Indian films a couple of times, but I think what was cool here was my character was written for a guy initially", she said.

Culture Conservative lead narrows to three points in latest poll
Author: 0 Conservative lead narrows to three points in latest poll

The "numbers behind the polls" - such as the relative ratings of the leaders and who's best to manage the economy - all still favor May. He said the Tories were advancing in the North and the Midlands - which could be worth as much as 18 seats.

Author: 0 Wonder Woman actor Gal Gadot nearly gave up acting

Ultimately, Wonder Woman's biggest triumph is that it's unapologetically a worthy and successful female-driven vehicle in which all moviegoers will enjoy, setting a good precedent for "superheroine" films to come. From "X-Men", to " Iron Man ", and movies such as " Guardians of the Galaxy " and "The Avengers ", Marvel has been very successful over the years.

Author: 0 Lebanon Bans Wonder Woman Movie

She has yet to see Gotham or Metropolis. There is a moment in the first half of Wonder Woman where Queen Hippolyta warns Diana, "Be careful in the world of men". If you can enlighten the minds of young girls (and boys) while entertaining them, then all the better. Gadot can at times overemphasize the character's callowness, but her indignation when confronted by the inaction of others is palpable.

Author: 0 Neighbors of Manchester bomber Salman Abedi recall him as abrasive, anti-social

The straps of a knapsack are visible on his shoulders. Monday's attack on concertgoers leaving her show at Manchester Arena killed 22 people, many of them children, and injured dozens more. Earlier, the Greater Manchester Police condemned the investigation leaks on behalf of the National Counter-Terrorism Policing units in a statement that suggested a severe rupture in trust between Britain and the United States, which have traditionally shared information at the highest level.

Culture Here's How to Watch Mark Zuckerberg's Harvard Commencement Speech Today
Author: 0 Here's How to Watch Mark Zuckerberg's Harvard Commencement Speech Today

The 33-year-old tech titan, who dropped out the college to found the pioneering social network company, has been on a nostalgia trip during the week leading up to Harvard's commencement. What started in a dorm at the Harvard University in 2004, turned into a social storm; and today Facebook is the number 1 platform to connect for millions across the globe.

Author: 0 Manchester police stop sharing with USA after leaks

Abedi, who was known to security services, had recently returned from Libya, where his father and younger brother were arrested by a militia on Wednesday . While the precise details of when and how Salman Abedi made a decision to turn to violent extremist remain unknown, his sister said he was loving but driven by a desire for revenge.