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Affleck Says His Batman Isn't Going Anywhere, But Fans Aren't Convinced


Throughout the event, Affleck looked happy and relaxed - laughing off rumors that he was being "phased out" as the Caped Crusader and even dropping a few f-bombs. "It's f-king incredible. I still can't believe it". Matt Reeves is now in the process of gathering a writing team - rumored to include his Apes collaborator, to start The Batman from scratch, but it appears Affleck will be along for the ride. Read More »

Billie Lourd Accepts Carrie Fisher's Disney Legends Award


Lourd added this was an "ultimate dream" of her mother. Prepare some tissues, folks, because there was a tear-inducing Carrie Fisher tribute at the D23 Expo in California on Friday, where the late actor was awarded a posthumous Disney Legends Award, and it's bound to totally mess up your mascara. Read More »

Malayalam actress assault case: Actor Dileep's bail plea rejected


The special prosecutor contended that Dileep should not be granted bail and if he is, there are chances that he would try to destroy the evidence. Earlier, in its application, the prosecution sought police custody of the actor for three more days saying it was necessary for carrying out the investigation in the case, as per PTI. Read More »

One Direction star joins Prince Harry on 'Dunkirk' red carpet


For the occasion, the royal was joined by 96-year-old war veteran George Wagner. Style's co-stars in the film including Tom Hardy, Kenneth Branagh , Cillian Murphy and Mark Rylance , will also be in attendance at the Odeon in Leicester Square, as well as director Nolan. Read More »

Live Crew's Fresh Kid Ice Has Died


Ice, whose real name was Chris Wong Won , had previously suffered two strokes, one in 2008 and the other in 2010. After they released the " As Nasty As They Wanna Be " album, it was the first to be labeled legally obscene by the government. Read More »

Referee 'overthought' late All Blacks call


But he was drawn back to it through further questioning and he may yet have more to say once the game's officials review the Test in the coming days. Kieran Read: No no no, no. I can't imagine they'll be happy. And yet, for all of that, the referee was at the centre of a storm, just as Jaco Peyper and Jerome Garces had been in the previous two weeks. Read More »

The Muppets' Kermit the Frog finds a new voice


Muppet fan site Tough Pigs was first to report Whitmire was leaving the Muppets . The puppeteer behind Kermit the Frog has quit the show, after almost 30 years manning one of the most iconic Muppets . The Muppets Studio spokeswoman would not provide details about Whitmire's exit. Most recently, he voiced Kermit on ABC's short-lived sitcom The Muppets , along with characters like Beaker, Rizzo the Rat and elderly heckler Statler. Read More »

Ivanka Trump under fire after taking seat among world leaders at G20


Svetlana Lukash , a Russian official attending the G20 summit , snapped the eyebrow-raising image of Ivanka but later deleted it from her Twitter account. Many critics questioned just why Trump's daughter, who is an official but unpaid adviser to her father, should represent the USA on such an important world stage ― albeit for a short period of time. Read More »

Launch fails for China's Long March-5 Y2 carrier rocket


Something happened after separation of the four boosters, as the live launch coverage was abruptly stopped by Chinese media. An upper stage attached to the satellite was later able to correct the orbit. As well as Chang'e-5, the Long March 5 will launch the country's first independent interplanetary mission, to Mars , in 2020. The Long March 5B, if the schedule holds, could to see one or two test launches in 2018, possibly carrying a test capsule for a 20 metric tonne, next-generation ... Read More »

Real Madrid forward Mariano Diaz Mejia joins Lyon


Lyon have made their fourth signing of the summer after landing Real Madrid striker Mariano Diaz for 8m euros on a three-year deal. The Lyon star, who scored 37 goals in 45 matches at club level last term, had been expected to join Atletico Madrid , but the move fell foul of the Spanish club's transfer ban. Read More »

Would-be gunman launched into Trump tirade before shooting

House Majority Whip Rep. Steve Scalise was one of four people wounded in the shooting. Investigators believed Hodgkinson did not have any outside support and acted on his own, Fox News reported . He says Hodgkinson told him Trump screwed up the nation " more than anyone in the history of this country". There is extensive research on shooters who kill multiple victims, but none on those, like Hodgkinson, who only wound, experts say. Read More »

UK PM pledges 'humility and resolve' ahead of Queen's Speech


She said: "Whilst our top priority right now is supporting the victims of the bad tragedy at Grenfell tower, we also need to look ahead by setting out a legislative programme that not only delivers a successful European Union exit but also a domestic agenda which aims to tackle the social injustices in our country". Read More »

'Venom,' Other Spider-Man Spin-Offs Set in 'Homecoming' Universe


The last few Spider-Man: Homecoming posters haven't exactly been great , and by that I mean they've been the talk of the town for all the wrong reasons. For now, we'll just have to wait to see whether Venom indeed creeps into the Marvel Cinematic Universe and anxiously await more details on the highly anticipated film! Both companies are getting benefits from their business agreement , with Marvel being able to play with one, if not their most popular superhero, while Sony gets to be a ... Read More »

White House Likely to Comment on Comey Tapes by End of Week


And it's just, it's weird", Acosta continued, seeming stunned. Spicer demanded Monday that his briefing would be off-camera and without audio, which meant journalists could report what he said but not record or broadcast it. In subsequent months, he would see the statements he made at the White House podium contradicted by the President - raising questions about the administration's credibility and Spicer's ability to speak for Trump with confidence. Read More »

Congressman's condition 'more difficult' than first thought


Sava added that Scalise "was as critical as you can be when he came in" after a single rifle shot traversed his body from his left hip through internal organs to the other hip as witnesses said he was fielding ground balls. In his first public comments since the shooting, Dr. Jack Sava of MedStar Washington Hospital Center said it's a " good possibility" that the Louisiana Republican will be able to return to work in his full capacity. Read More »

Sphero Storytelling Spider-Man Toy

At the end of Insomniac's gameplay trailer for Spider-Man, we got a glimpse at a special someone taking pictures of the hero. The toy can be controlled using the iOS and Android companion app though users will mostly interact with the toy using voice commands. Read More »

Avildsen, Director Of Rocky, Karate Kid Dies At 81


Rocky - starring Sylvester Stallone as a rags-to-riches boxer - became the highest grossing film of 1976, despite having a relatively low budget. The director found himself at the helm of another big franchise when he directed 1984'sThe Karate Kid starring Ralph Macchio and Pat Morita. Read More »

US Attorneys-General to sue over foreign payments to Trump hotels

If a federal judge allows the case to proceed, one of the first steps will be to demand through the discovery process copies of Trump's personal tax returns to gauge the extent of his foreign business dealings. "We're getting in here to be the check and balance that it appears Congress is unwilling to be", Racine told the Post , describing the case. President Donald Trump waits to speak during the National Peace Officers Memorial Service on the West Lawn of the U.S. Read More »

Saturday night's Powerball jackpot reaches $435 million

Each $2 Powerball ticket includes five numbers from 1 to 69 and one Powerball number from 1 to 26. No one has matched all the balls drawn in the Powerball game since April 1, when a player in Arizona won $60 million. Powerball tickets are sold in 44 states, as well as Washington, D.C., the U.S. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico. The odds of winning Powerball are now 1 in 292 million, or 0.0000003%. Read More »

Philippine marines killed in fighting with militants

Thirteen Philippine marines have been killed in a gun battle with Islamist militants as troops step up an offensive to regain control of a southern city besieged by the terrorists for nearly three weeks. Some 40 marines were wounded in the gunbattles that lasted 14 hours, according to military spokesman Colonel Edgardo Arevalo. Herrera, however, did not say when the terrorists were killed and in which specific operation. Read More »

Grande to Return to Stage Sunday for Manchester Benefit Show

Watch video footage of the mistake below, as reported by Digital Spy . Ariana Grande said she was inspired to change her set list for the One Love Manchester benefit concert after the mother of one of the teenage victims said her daughter would have wanted to hear the hits. Read More »

WWE Extreme Rules (2017) Start Time and Match Card

Reader Alert: Also Check out our WrestleSim - WWE Extreme Rules 2017 video predictions . WWE's Xtreme Rules pay-per-view takes place Sunday at Royal Farms Arena in Baltimore, Md. In the wake of the match, though, discussion across Twitter turned to the manner in which WWE Creative has utilized Bayley to this point in her main roster run. Read More »

'Wonder Woman' has biggest opening ever for a female director


But Diana is answering the call of a hero: a hero that the world of man may not deserve, but the hero the world of man truly needs in serving the greater good for all of humanity: Wonder Woman . Lebanon banned the film because Gadot is Israeli. One of the reasons that we think this piece will stand the test of time is that it easily lends itself to different styles. Read More »

Effigies of Rajinikanth burnt, protestors term him Kannadiga


Taking the situation in his favour, in an open invitation to Rajinikanth, Union Minister and former BJP president Nitin Gadkari says the BJP has already thought of an "appropriate position" for the superstar. There were also reports that suggested that the actor who has steered clear of politics all these years, will emerge out as a BJP mascot and change the bipolar nature of Dravidian politics. Read More »