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Katy Perry is live streaming herself online for FOUR days

After two and a half years without music on streaming services , Taylor Swift is returning to Spotify , Tidal, Amazon Music, and others. This one person has an entirely different take on the whole thing. In a new interview, Katy accused Taylor off attempting to " assassinate my character" in the song Bad Blood . (Drake's More Life was an Apple Music exclusive, too .) It's an open question as to whether Apple's public contrition was enough to sway Swift . Read More »

Tony Awards on Sunday take place under 'Hamilton' shadow

Duking it out in the drama category are " A Doll's House, Part 2 " (with eight nominations, including those for all four of its stars) and " Oslo " (with seven noms). Unlike previous year, when " Hamilton " dominated the show and won 11 Tonys, the wealth was spread out this time. And he didn't leave United States politics behind for the evening - the House of Cards star appeared on stage as his character Frank Underwood and impersonated former U.S. Read More »

Will Cosby testify at sex assault trial? Lawyers remain mum

Prosecutors wanted 13 other accusers to testify at the trial, but the judge allowed just one, an assistant to his agent at the William Morris Agency. Cosby is on trial on charges he drugged and sexually violated former Temple University women's basketball team employee Andrea Costand, now 44, at his suburban Philadelphia home in 2004. Read More »

Across US, thousands rallying and marching for LGBT rights


The No Justice, No Pride group first conducted its own march down the planned parade route with signs like "rainbows don't cover death merchants" and "no pride in police violence". "It's a continuing conversation". Talbert says he has no regrets about voting for Trump. But that doesn't mean there aren't members of the LGBTQ community in Alberta, across Canada and around the world who face scrutiny. Read More »

Uber cracks down on sexual harassment, fires at least 20 employees


As reported by Bloomberg , Uber has been conducting an internal investigation into harassment accusations made against its employees, and it has apparently come to the conclusion that things are indeed pretty bad. Employees were told at an all-hands meeting at Uber's San Francisco headquarters about the terminations. Uber set up a hotline where employees and former employees could file complaints. Read More »

Curfew lifted from Mandsaur city, prohibitory orders to remain in force

Rahul Gandhi on Thursday used every trick in the book to reach Mandsaur , but the police were determined to foil his march. He died from his injuries in an Indore hospital. "It was investigated and proved that the deaths of the farmers happened because of police firing". "We need changes in the tenant law to give them recognition and benefits". Read More »

Bat Fans, Celebs Pay Tribute to the Late Adam West

West, who voiced the character Mayor Adam West on Family Guy , is survived by his wife, six children, five grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren. Adam West , whose real name was William West Anderson , was the actor who played the first #Batman . After " Batman ", West continued to appear in films and on television, though he was often typecast. Read More »

12-year-old delivers her new baby brother


The suggestion also came as a surprise to her mom, Dede Carraway, 34. While having her daughter deliver her baby wasn't part of Dede Carraway's birth plan, Jacee's mother says that watching her daughter's reaction to the experience was worth all the pain of giving birth . Read More »

Prosecutors to drop charges in Stanley Cup dead catfish toss


Nashville Predators goalie Pekka Rinne (35) watches the puck shot by Pittsburgh Penguins' Jake Guentzel land in the net for a goal during the third period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Final, Wednesday, May 31, 2017. "He has a calming presence back there for us", Penguins defenseman Ian Cole said. If the Predators are to have any chance in this series moving forward against the Penguins, Rinne must find a way to get back into his goaltending groove from the first ... Read More »

Minute's silence causes controversy in Australia

According to the Daily Mail , Saudi soccer officials told match organizers prior to the game that the team would not be taking part in the moment of silence because it was not in keeping with their customs and traditions. It is unclear whether the Saudi players took a decision not to pay their respects, or if they did not understand what was happening. I think this time the team will be pleased with the goals scored. Read More »

Wonder Woman US Box Office: Gal Gadot's Film Continues To Dominate


Her domestic cume now stands at $115M. Raised on a sheltered island paradise, Diana meets an American pilot (Chris Pine) who tells her about the massive conflict that's raging in the outside world. Wonder Woman , alias Diana Prince, is a female superhero like none before her. They were mostly interesting to read, but now that it's out and absolutely incredible, it's infuriating to think about the fact we were fooled by complete bullsh*t. Read More »

Apple to showcase new features for its gadgets

With Apple doing small things to make AI more visible and powerful across more of its devices, the company appears to be acknowledging people's continued use of impressively smart apps like Google Translate and the Google App. Notably, the new software includes new artificial intelligence (AI) and augmented reality features. Apple entered the growing field of voice-controlled speakers for the home on Monday (June 5), taking on early leaders Amazon .com and Google . Read More »

George and Amal Clooney welcome birth of twins


It's been several months since George and Amal Clooney settled in the United Kingdom, doing major work on their property - which prompted the couple to spin a large check to the neighbors to apologize for the noise. "The little boy looked like he had [George's] nose, his little profile". Social media users were quick to chime in on the couple's choice of traditional names, as opposed to the unusual names often chosen by celebrities. Read More »

Alleged ex-trafficking victim leads police to child's body


Centreville police Sgt. DeMarius Thomas Sr. told the St. Louis Post-Dispatch that police believe the child was killed in nearby Belleville, Illinois, and dumped in the garage. Las Vegas police said a suspect was taken into custody Tuesday on unrelated charges. Quate's wife said her husband killed the 6-year-old girl, the youngest of their children, "during a physical altercation", according to the Associated Press . Read More »

Limited Edition Gold and Silver PS4 Models Releasing This Month


Reuters/Kevork DjansezianA white Sony Playstation 4 is on display at the 2014 Electronic Entertainment Expo, known as E3, in Los Angeles, California. The advert further informs that the console will have a 1TB storage and it will be introduced with a new Gold Dual Shock 4 controller. Both PS4 Gold and Silver will join the rest of slim PS4 models now available, including the classic Jet Black, and the recently released Glacier White. Read More »

Sony confirms limited edition 1TB gold PS4, coming June 9th for $249


This gold PS4 will supposedly be the only PS4 model to get a discount during those nine days and it isn't yet clear with the model will continue to exist outside of the promo but with a normal price tag. Japan is evidently one of their biggest markets and it is surprising to know that consumers are starting to lose interest on the PlayStation 4 and its variants. Read More »

Scott Pelley out at 'CBS Evening News'


A replacement for Pelley has not been found, the New York Times reported. CBS News, with its influence diminished at the turn of the decade, sought to mold its newscasts in the meatier image of " 60 Minutes ". It has been reported that this decision was made because CBS' ratings were a distant third behind ABC and NBC. There had been rumblings about Pelley's exit from the anchor desk in media circles over the past several months. Read More »

Al Franken cancels appearance on Bill Maher's show over slur


Al Franken (D-Minn.) told HuffPost that he would be dropping out of his upcoming appearance on " Real Time with Bill Maher " amid the host's recent controversy. West Coast rapper Ice Cube is set to see HBO night show host Bill Maher . " Bill Maher's comment last night was completely inexcusable and tasteless", Quentin Schaffer, executive vice president for corporate communications at HBO, said in the statement . Read More »

Manchester Police release man with no charge in bomb inquiry


Armed police patrol in front of scaffolding covering the entrance. Of the 16 people arrested so far, five have already been released: two men from the Fallowfield area of Manchester, aged 20 and 22 and believed to be Abedi's cousins, were released on Tuesday night without charge, along with a 37-year-old from Blackley, Manchester. Read More »

Ariana Grande critic Piers Morgan apologizes to singer


Ariana Grande will return to the stage Sunday in Manchester , England, for a concert to raise money for victims of a suicide bombing that struck at the end of her last show almost two weeks ago. She said the decision to include the track on the set list came after she met with one of the victim's, Olivia Campbell, mother. Texts cost £5 plus your standard network rate, with 100% of your donation going to the We Love Manchester Fund. Read More »

Usher Reveals Why He Missed Ariana Grande's Manchester Concert

One Love Manchester was streamed live around the globe to more than 50 countries, and according to Deadline , averaged about 22 million viewers. When Miley Cyrus took the stage at Ariana Grande's One Love Manchester concert on Sunday (June 4), she wanted everyone to feel "Inspired". Thank you so much for coming together and being so loving and strong and unified. Read More »

Prince Harry tackles sailing in the Harbour


Today's celebration marked 500 days until the opening ceremony of Invictus Games Sydney 2018, the worldwide sporting event for wounded, injured and ill servicemen and women. 'Australians form an important and vibrant part of the fabric of life in London and we are reminded of that in good times and bad. "And our hearts go out to the victims, their friends and families". Read More »

Week In Review: Paris Climate Accord, Fentanyl Raid23:40

His interpretation was a tiny, tiny bit wrong, according to the MIT professors who authored the research he cited. A fundamental commitment they make is to foster all of life and advocate for just policies and decisions to reduce the impact of global climate change . Read More »

Grande to return to stage Sunday for Manchester benefit show

The band performed the Oasis classic in memory of the 22 people who were killed in the Manchester terror attack at an Ariana Grande concert last month. "Manchester, your bravery is our hope", Braun said. During his set which included "This Town" and "Slow Hands", the singer told the crowd how blown away he was by everyone from all over rallying together, and just how much he loved the city of Manchester. Read More »

Cher attends ex-husband Gregg Allman's funeral

Beginning at 6 a.m., fans began lining the roads from Snow's Memorial Chapel to Rose Hill Cemetery - the final resting place of both Gregg and Duane Allman . The singer was laid to rest next to his brother and band co-founder Duane , who died in 1971 at the age 24 in a motorcycle crash. In his 2012 memoir, "My Cross to Bear", Allman said he finally felt "brand new" in the 1990s after years of overindulging in women, drugs and alcohol. Read More »

Black Eyed Peas, Robbie Williams added to Manchester concert

A source told the Manchester Evening News that each of the artists due to perform have waived any fees. Ticketmaster said in a statement: 'Ticketmaster was unsurprisingly met with remarkable demand for One Love Manchester tickets we had on sale this morning - 140,000 fans were on the website and our call centre was buzzing. Read More »

'Wonder Woman' Takes Heroic Lead In This Weekend's Box Office


Director Patty Jenkins walks a fine line giving us enough backstory, but also moving the mythology forward so she's ready for justice league . Patty Jenkins now holds the banner for the best domestic opening for a female director, topping " Fifty Shades of Grey's " Sam Taylor-Johnson ($85.1 million). Read More »