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Author: 0 Roman Polanski's victim asks judge to drop case

After the hearing, she said: "When this happened, my mother and I were (called) lying gold diggers who were attacking poor unfortunate Roman". Ms Geimer, whose blonde bob was highlighted with a streak of pink, appeared in court alongside her husband David to make the motion which was supported by Polanski's lawyer, Harland Braun .

Culture Investors Trading Alert: CBL & Associates Properties, Inc. (CBL)
Author: 0 Investors Trading Alert: CBL & Associates Properties, Inc. (CBL)

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Culture Edith Fuller, 6, is National Spelling Bee's youngest-ever competitor
Author: 0 Edith Fuller, 6, is National Spelling Bee's youngest-ever competitor

Semifinalists will be announced early Wednesday evening. She was the very first contestant to take the stage in the preliminary round on Wednesday morning. While in Washington D.C., he said he visited many fascinating places including an air and space museum. Those eliminated include 6-year-old Edith Fuller of Tulsa, Okla., the bee's youngest-ever speller.

Author: 0 Amanda Bynes was serious about Drake message

I was like saying murder my vagina. "I do miss acting, and I actually have something surprising to tell you, I'm going to start acting again", she said in the interview with blogger and talk show host Diana Madison . She found herself in hot water once again later that year when she was caught whizzing around the streets of Los Angeles in a vehicle with a suspended licence.

Culture Police raid arrest 20th person involved with the London Bridge attack
Author: 0 Police raid arrest 20th person involved with the London Bridge attack

Metropolitan Police Commissioner Dick said she understood that people were concerned about security after the attacks in London and Manchester, but that the British capital would not be intimidated. While the Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL) has claimed the responsibility for the attack, Haydon said police have so far not found evidence to suggest it was coordinated from overseas, or that the assailants were part of a larger network.

Culture Maths professor seduced three of her undergraduate students
Author: 0 Maths professor seduced three of her undergraduate students

Erin McAuliffe , a 25-year-old teacher at Rocky Mount Prep, has been under investigation since May 5, when local police were informed by administrators at the school of possible inappropriate conduct. According to WITN she has been charged with three counts of sexual activity with a student and one count of indecent liberties with a minor. She is scheduled to make a first court appearance in Nash County District Court June 12.

Culture London will not be cowed by militants, police chief says
Author: 0 London will not be cowed by militants, police chief says

Instead, the attackers settled for a van which they loaded with gravel bags to make the vehicle heavier and thus more deadly on impact, police revealed. The trio were wearing hoax suicide belts made of plastic water bottles wrapped in grey duct tape. Eight minutes after police were alerted, armed officers arrived at the scene and fired 46 rounds, killing all three men.

Culture R.I.P. Gregg Allman 1947
Author: 0 R.I.P. Gregg Allman 1947

His love for his family and his band was extraordinary, just as he loved his fans. A post on Allman's Facebook page said, " Gregg struggled with many health issues over the past several years". A year later, she reteamed with Bono for a new Sonny and Cher Show on TV, which led Allman to file for divorce, but they reconciled when he learned she was pregnant with their son, Elijah Blue Allman .

Author: 0 Wonder Woman 2: Patty Jenkins Not Signed On Yet

The money is also notably higher than other women-led comic book super hero/villain films, like Catwoman , which brought in $82 million worldwide, and Elektra , which grossed $57 million its opening weekend. As someone who has watched this movie more than anything else since its release, I can safely say that the joy of it never wears off. "Then I realized that Wonder Woman 2 is its own great movie".

Author: 0 British police identify two attackers in Saturday rampage

London's Metropolitan Police said one attacker was Khuram Shazad Butt , aged 27. Khuram Shazad Butt, aged 27, was a British citizen born in Pakistan, who was already known to police and Britain's domestic spy agency MI5, London's police force said.

Author: 0 Trump '100%' willing to testify on Comey

Trump raised the possibility he might have recorded his conversations with Comey last month when the president tweeted that Comey "better hope that there are no "tapes" of our conversations". "I'll tell you about it over a short period of time ". A reporter asked Trump why he feels "vindicated" by Comey's Senate testimony, and asked about whether the president has tapes of his interactions, as Trump has previously suggested.

Author: 0 Gal Gadot is positively luminous in Wonder Woman

This type of response only highlights the urgency of the film , which is the first major superhero movie to star a woman in over a decade and the first superhero movie directed by a woman. Gal Gadot reprises her role as Diana Prince/Wonder Woman. The Marvel Cinematic Universe has the formula down pat, as evidenced by the success of the various permutations of the Avengers , X-Men, and Guardians of the Galaxy franchises.

Culture Sask. woman locked in Paris coffee shop during attack
Author: 0 Sask. woman locked in Paris coffee shop during attack

Interior Minister Gerard Collomb told reporters a police officer in a three-person patrol was injured in the attack, while the assailant was shot and wounded by a fellow officer. The episode began when the attacker "approached a police officer, took a hammer from his backpack and hit the police officer over the head", said a police spokesman, Yves Lefebvre.

Author: 0 Trump accuses Comey of lying under oath in fiery news conference

But once that excuse fell apart, Trump himself said he fired the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director over the Federal Bureau of Investigation probe. The stunning comments come after an early morning series of tweets from the president where he claimed "vindication" after Comey testified in front of the Senate one day earlier.

Culture Clovis 6th grader makes final round of 2017 Scripps National Spelling Bee
Author: 0 Clovis 6th grader makes final round of 2017 Scripps National Spelling Bee

The victor received an engraved trophy, a $40,000 cash prize, a $2,500 US savings bond, and an Encyclopaedia Britannica reference library. And she took time to console Rohan, who remained in his seat, wiping tears from his eyes. Her score on the written spelling and vocabulary test would have been high enough to make the top 50 past year, but she missed a relatively easy word, "multivalent", on stage.

Author: 0 Britain's May still in talks with DUP on power deal

Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party look set to become kingmakers, propping up the Conservatives in a new Coalition government. "We will welcome any such deal being agreed, as it will provide the stability and certainty the whole country requires as we embark on Brexit and beyond", the spokeswoman added.

Author: 0 Burt Ward is 'devastated' at the news of Adam West's death

Our families have deep love and respect for each other. "There are no words to describe how much we'll miss him", it said. There are several fine actors who have portrayed Batman in films. #pow" - Filmmaker Leslye Headland on Twitter. "We were making overstated morality plays for children that adults could watch and enjoy", West told the Los Angeles Times in a 2004 interview.

Culture Early buyers of Tesla's Model 3 get two choices: color, wheel size
Author: 0 Early buyers of Tesla's Model 3 get two choices: color, wheel size

As reported earlier, Musk, in passing, had previously stated that the Model Y crossover vehicle will be based on a completely new underlying platform. And while Tesla is promising to increase its network of stores and service centres by 30 per cent this year, this is still not much considering it began in 2017 with just 250 service centres worldwide.

Culture Thibault Gouti Out Of UFC Fight Night 110 Due To Illness
Author: 0 Thibault Gouti Out Of UFC Fight Night 110 Due To Illness

The end came at 1:16 into the first round. It's a key bout for Brunson, as the middleweight's coming off losses to Robert Whittaker and Anderson Silva , although, a lot of people believe he defeated Silva (the latter won via decision). Brunson lands a leg kick. Mid-way through the third, the Kiwi again landed with a barrage of big shots, the American gamely surviving but clearly now behind on the scorecards as Jumeau left everything in the octagon to come out on top.

Author: 0 Cosby gave sedatives to young women, jurors hear at sex assault trial

He has said the 2004 sexual encounter was consensual. Jurors heard excerpts Friday from Cosby's decade-old testimony in a related civil suit about how he gave quaaludes to women he wanted to have sex with. He said he was concerned that Constand had stayed in touch with Cosby and waited a year to call police. Prosecutors have suggested he gave her something stronger - perhaps quaaludes, which were banned in the U.S.in 1982.

Author: 0 Pilot diverts EasyJet flight to London over suspicious talk

The Easyjet flight from Ljubljana to Stansted was diverted to Germany's Cologne-Bonn airport on Saturday afternoon, where it was met by police. According to reports a passenger became suspicious of a package inside the cabin and the plane was diverted as a precaution.

Author: 0 Attorney General Jeff Sessions agrees to appear before Senate intelligence committee

Trump's fury at Sessions was apparent. CARRIE JOHNSON, BYLINE: Robert Mueller's looking into Russian interference in last year's presidential election and whether anyone in the Trump campaign acted as a middleman or more . "The Department of Justice appointed special counsel to assume responsibility for this matter", said department spokesperson Sarah Isgur Flores, referring to the appointment of former FBI Director Robert Mueller to oversee the department's Russian Federation probe.

Author: 0 LeBron: 'Resilient' Cavs were desperate to avoid sweep

We haven't shot the ball very well, but defensively we got stops early and were able to get out in transition and score some easy baskets. Both figures broke NBA Finals records, while the Cavs also made history with their 24 three-pointers in the game as they dealt the Warriors their first defeat in this season's playoffs.

Culture German Rock Festival to Resume after Terror-Threat Scare
Author: 0 German Rock Festival to Resume after Terror-Threat Scare

A popular German rock festival is set to resume on Saturday after police searches failed to confirm fears of a terrorist threat, organisers have said. "Set up for day two of Rock am Ring has commenced and the program is going to be resumed in the early afternoon. The incredibly disciplined fans deserve all our respect and gratitude".

Author: 0 Polanski's victim asks judge to end case against director

Now 54, she has said repeatedly that she forgives Polanski but she has never previously appealed directly to a judge on his behalf. Under intense public scrutiny, the judge reneged on his promise, telling the attorneys in chambers that he would send Polanski back to prison for the remaining 48 days, after which the director would have to voluntarily deport himself or face a much lengthier sentence.

Author: 0 'Over the rainbow' released as single to benefit Manchester victims

One Love Manchester raised more than $3 million (£2.3 million) for the Manchester Emergency Fund, as established by the British Red Cross. Ariana Grande has already helped raise more than $12 million for victims of the May 22 terrorist bombing at her concert at Manchester, England, Arena, and she just found a way to raise even more.

Author: 0 Madhya Pradesh: Farmers stage dharna at CM Chouhan's fast venue

The Mandsaur-Neemuch region, about 300 km from the state capital Bhopal , became the epicentre of the gathering storm of farmer distress. Congressmen in several vehicles accompanied Gandhi. He has appealed to farmers to come to Dussehra Maidan and have a dialogue with him. Mr Gandhi has demanded a comprehensive inquiry into the killing of the five farmers and said they should be designated "martyrs" "When soldiers die on the border, they are given a lot of respect".

Culture Happy Birthday Sonam: Boyfriend Anand Ahuja makes the day special
Author: 0 Happy Birthday Sonam: Boyfriend Anand Ahuja makes the day special

Keep smiling, shine brighter, be happier! Sonam Kapoor says this is her best magazine cover to date. And while many say her beauty, fashion sense and style overpower her artistic talent, the actress silenced them all with her outstanding performance in Neerja and was also honoured with the National Award for the same.

Culture Sonam Kapoor - Anand Ahuja's alleged love story
Author: 0 Sonam Kapoor - Anand Ahuja's alleged love story

The posts had Sonam cutting cakes and expressing her gratitude to all who made her feel special on her D-Day. She received the National Film Award - Special Mention and Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actress for portraying the much praised titular role in the biographical thriller Neerja (2016), one of the highest-grossing Bollywood films featuring a female protagonist.

Author: 0 United Kingdom media: May has no intention of resigning

Talks between her party and the DUP progressed on Saturday after Tory Chief Whip Gavin Williamson was sent to Belfast to negotiate a deal . Prime Minister Theresa May's chief of staff Nick Timothy and Joint-chief of staff Fiona Hill leave Conservative Party headquarters in London, Friday, June 9, 2017.

Culture Pentagon: 3 US soldiers killed, 1 wounded in Afghanistan
Author: 0 Pentagon: 3 US soldiers killed, 1 wounded in Afghanistan

Two US soldiers have died after an Afghan army soldier opened fire on them in eastern Afghanistan , an official said. "A number of Taliban were also killed in the air strike", Zhwak said. The district is also where the USA dropped one of its most powerful bombs earlier this month, killing close to 100 ISIS fighters, according to Afghan officials.

Culture New 'Spider-Man: Homecoming' Trailer & Featurette: Peter Parker's New Suit is Awesome
Author: 0 New 'Spider-Man: Homecoming' Trailer & Featurette: Peter Parker's New Suit is Awesome

There are certainly a number of mysteries revolving around the new film. The film hits theaters on July 7. Which implies that Peter's traditional "friends with the bad guy's kid" angst will be finding a new way to play out. The advertisement ends with Duncan, Holland, and Favreau sitting on a couch watching the Finals only to see Stark sitting courtside for the game .

Author: 0 DC's Wonder Woman Director Talks About Her Plans For The Sequel

As originally shot, the Warner Bros. film's titular heroine Gal Gadot is walking with Steve Trevor (Chris Pine) toward the World War I frontlines, readying herself for her destined showdown with Ares, the Greek god of war. But she has said where she wants to take the next movie. The thing about this movie isn't just that we're finally getting a Wonder Woman film. According to the numbers provided to IANS by the production banner behind Baywatch, the film released in India on Friday ...

Author: 0 Device Opens Its Doors to Amazon Prime Video

The first of them is the news that Amazon is coming to Apple TV. But for Apple TV users, and Google hopefuls, this respite in the Apple-Amazon feud is a promising step toward better integration of Amazon's video content with platforms run by its competitors.

Culture Peacock caught in liquor store
Author: 0 Peacock caught in liquor store

Much like a Benny Hill sketch, the officer began the tricky task of chasing the pesky peacock around the store with a net. About $500 worth of wine and Champagne was smashed during the entire episode. "A lady said, 'Hey, uh, you have a bird inside your store, '" Ghanem said. Mr Ghanem said he tried to shoo it out the front entrance, but that caused the peacock to get flustered and flail about in desperation.

Author: 0 National Spelling Bee is underway, and three Michiana students are competing

His parents - Siva Rajamanickam and Sridevi Kumaravelu - said they were excited for their son to face the best in the country, particularly because he is relatively new to competitive spelling. Along with $40,000, the champion receives many awards like a Scripps National Spelling Bee engraved trophy, a $2,500 USA savings bond, a complete reference library from Merriam-Webster, and a trip to New York City to appear on LIVE with Kelly and Ryan .

Author: 0 Seth MacFarlane pays tribute to Adam West

In this Sunday, Jan. 27, 1989 file photo, actors Adam West , left, and Burt Ward , dressed as their characters Batman and Robin , pose for a photo at the "World of Wheels" custom auto show in Chicago. Our dad always saw himself as The Bright Knight, and aspired to make a positive impact on his fans' lives. Even though West said that playing Batman actually kept him from landing other acting roles, he appeared in occasional film and TV roles throughout the '70s and '80s.

Author: 0 Harris Posts NCAA Runner-up Finish in 800-meters

He is the first double All-American in the 400 meters for Alabama since Olympic champion Kirani James won back-to-back titles in 2010 and 2011. The Gators got some payback on Texas A&M for the indoor meet as they edged their conference rival 61½ to 59½.

Culture Bobbi Kristina Brown's Ex-Boyfriend Nick Gordon Arrested For Domestic Violence
Author: 0 Bobbi Kristina Brown's Ex-Boyfriend Nick Gordon Arrested For Domestic Violence

Law enforcement tells us ... the girlfriend filed a report at the police station Saturday morning claiming she'd been battered and not allowed to leave their residence. The $36 million included $15 million for present value of life, $13.8 million for pain and suffering and $1.37 million for assault and battery. The 26-year-old is now being held at no bail.

Author: 0 Actor Adam West Of 'Batman' Fame Dies At 88

Why not? So I began to reengage myself with Batman . Even more recently, he returned to Batman , voicing the character in the excellent Return of the Caped Crusaders animated film , and work has been underway on a sequel, which would pair West's voice with the equally iconic William Shatner as Batman villain, Two-Face .

Author: 0 Cher Is Coming To Broadway With 'The Cher Show'

Cher's first "farewell" tour started 18 years ago, and yet she remains a constant on stage. A film career filled another musical break before she returned to the stage. We'd even venture to say.We might prefer Cher as an actress to a songstress? According to the New York Post , Cher: The Musical chronicles the star's life beginning with her upbringing in Los Angeles .

Culture Jessica Chastain Celebrates at Pre-Wedding Party with Anne Hathaway!
Author: 0 Jessica Chastain Celebrates at Pre-Wedding Party with Anne Hathaway!

The couple invited several famous guests to witness the nuptials, including Anne Hathaway , Emily Blunt , and Chastain's Zero Dark Thirty costar Edgar Ramirez . And, although the aristocracy is no longer recognized by the Italian government, the Passi de Preposulo family still use their count and countess titles.

Author: 0 'Batman' actor Adam West dies

It would be an understatement to say that West's portrayal of the Caped Crusader is iconic. In my eyes, there was only one real Batman that is and always will be Adam West . West is best known for playing the Caped Crusader and his alter ego Bruce Wayne in the tongue-in-cheek and camp TV series, which ran from 1966 to 1968, as well as the 1966 feature film, which was released after the show's first season.

Author: 0 Roman Polanski's victim asks judge to dismiss sexual offence case

Forty years ago, a 13-year-old girl clutched a heart charm her friend gave her as a prosecutor made her describe in explicit detail to a grand jury her alleged rape by director Roman Polanski . "Closure is something that you do deserve", the judge told Geimer. For decades, he has been engaged in a cat and mouse game with United States authorities as they unsuccessfully sought to have him extradited from various countries.