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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 »

Sachin Tendulkar wants Aamir Khan to act in his biopic


The film has added $ 2.84 million (Rs 18.33 crores) on its twenty third day, taking its total to $ 130.90 Million (Rs 844.83 crore). Dangal , which has collected Rs. All eyes are on Baahubali 2: The Conclusion's release in China. Dangal has earned around Rs 511 crore in India. Dangal minted over Rs 810 Cr in China alone. Read More »

New Star Wars: The Last Jedi Characters Revealed In Awesome Images

Indeed, Mark Hamill (Luke Skywalker) and Daisy Ridley (Rey) Star Wars 8 The Last Jedi make the cover of Vanity Fair At the moment with terribly classy photos . "The minute she finished, she grabbed me and said , 'I'd better be at the forefront of IX!'" Kennedy remembers. Harrison Ford nearly missed out on playing Princess Leia's love interest, Han Solo. Read More »

Scott Disick moves on from fling with 19-year-old Bella Thorne


But with Scott , I really can't help but be like, "LITERALLY, WHAT?!" because Bella Thorne is only 19 years old. Bella Thorne's family were anxious about her getting close to Scott Disick . Another insider shared, " Bella's friends and family don't approve whatsoever because they are fully aware of how Scott normally treats girls and are also familiar with his destructive past ". Read More »

Tom Cruise Confirms 'Top Gun 2'

Rest assured, he wants everyone to know "it is definitely happening". "It is definitely happening", he tells the shocked hosts. There was also that mysterious meet-up between Cruise and film producer Jerry Bruckheimer. Val Kilmer, who starred alongside Cruise as Lt. Tom "Iceman" Kazanski, has previously floated the idea of reprising his role - should there ever be a sequel. Read More »

CBS unveils six new series for the fall season


After football, starting November 2, it's The Big Bang Theory , then Young Sheldon , Mom, Life in Pieces and new drama S.W.A.T. Monday (through October 23): 8, The Big Bang Theory; 8:30, 9JKL; 9, Kevin Can Wait; 9:30: Me, Myself and I; 10, Scorpion . Read More »

ASAP Rocky's LA House Burglarized


The alleged trio also made off with a safe as they fled the scene, though proceeded to leave it on the sidewalk, before escaping in a getaway vehicle. Police only said the getaway auto was dark blue or black. TMZ's sources say it looks the suspects targeted the rapper intentionally. To that point. Read More »

John Oliver Says We Should Blame Congress For Enabling Trump's Scandals

In the days since, Trump has personally taken credit for the firing, and has even threatened to release " tapes " of his conversations with Comey. But Oliver was more than a little skeptical-in fact, he called "turbo bullshit" on that. "It is the kind of response that makes you ask three questions: One , can he really be this stupid?" In between Mr Oliver yelling at us like he's some Dad's Army general, there are clips of Bill English wearing a virtual reality headset, going for a ... Read More »

Melissa McCarthy adds spice (and Spicer) as host of 'SNL'

As for Comey's replacement, Baldwin's Trump vowed that it will be someone "so bonkers you're going to wish like hell it was Judge Judy". Game Show - Melissa McCarthy may be the best physical comic to take to Saturday Night Live since Chris Farley (though Molly Shannon comes close too). Read More »

'Timeless' Saved From Cancellation as NBC Reverses Course With Season 2 Renewal


It could be the spring, or it could be the summer - it's a little early to tell and it could depend heavily on what happens with some of the other programming at the network. Did you ever imagine NBC would reverse their Timeless cancellation? Timeless season 2 is now headed to TV some time in 2018. Add to that worldwide popularity and some devoted fans, and there is a great reason to think that season 2 will be successful and could lead to even more stories down the line. Read More »

Donald Trump Slams at Stephen Colbert


His Midnight Confessions book, coming September 5 from Simon & Schuster, will feature some of Colbert's funniest pleas for forgiveness from the show , as well as fan-submitted confessions. Jon Stewart as President. Growing serious, Stewart told Colbert, 'The things that you say, even if they're crass, even if they in some ways are not respectful enough to the office of the presidency, can insult . Read More »

US To Arm Kurds In Syria, Despite Turkish Opposition


The YPG, the armed faction of the Kurdistan Workers Party or PKK which Turkey has labelled as a terrorist organization, is part of the US -backed Syrian Democratic Forces, or SDF - the consortium of Syrian Kurdish and Arab militias battling the Islamic State, also known as ISIS or ISIL. Read More »

Teen's viral chicken nugget campaign surpasses Ellen Degeneres' for most retweets


He then tweeted the conversation with Wendy's with the caption: 'HELP ME PLEASE. The teenager made his hungry plea for help on Twitter , writing in all capital letters that "A MAN NEEDS HIS NUGGS ". That's good for the nuggets, and $100k to @DTFA . This milestone has brought greater attention to Twitter TWTR, +0.33% and Wendy's Co. Carter's certificate read: 'This certificate certifies that Carter Wilkinson has the most retweeted tweets in the history of ever (sorry Ellen ) ... Read More »

Prince William gets squirted with water by a cheeky London Marathon runner

In the film , Kate talks openly about the struggles she has faced as a mother. William acknowledges, "We have been brought closer together because of the circumstances. When the runners finally crossed the marathon's finish line, Middleton, Prince William , and Prince Harry were there to congratulate them. For further information on mental health, please visit the website . Read More »

Police officer shot in face, shooter holed up in motel room


Officials said Delaney may need surgery to remove the bullet from his head. A police officer has been shot in the face at a MA motel, where the shooter is holed up in a room. Delaney has been with the Braintree Police Department since 2010 and has been awarded two life-saving awards. "He has performed on a regular basis in an admirable way and he is an excellent police officer", said Braintee Mayor Joe Sullivan. Read More »

Marvel reveals the first teaser poster for ABC's 'Inhumans'


Marvel Entertainment released the teaser art-which prominently features Black Bolt's symbol-in a post on Twitter , saying "Beyond humanity". The show is Marvel's third such TV series on ABC after Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Collectively, they're known as the royal family. That leads us to believe that Maximus' efforts to claim the throne will pay off. United States television network ABC will then air the entirety of the series, with additional exclusive content that can only been seen ... Read More »

'Veep' stars respond to Australian injured while laughing


Federal Labor MP Graham Perrett, who represents Moreton in Queensland, was left with a black eye and three stitches as a result of the mishap - and was comforted by stars of the TV show on Twitter when he displayed his injuries. "We would like to apologize to Australia, our key ally in the Asia-Pacific region, for writing something that would cause bodily harm to your people". Read More »

"Blade Runner 2049" teaser posters take you to the future


And it's a stark contrast to the second poster, which shows Ford being his usual kick*** self, destroying a huge porcelain figure of a face (yeah, we don't know either). " Blade Runner 2049 " is slated for release on October 6. "BladeRunner2049" stars Ryan Gosling , Harrison Ford , Robin Wright , Mackenzie Davis , Dave Bautista and Jared Leto and is set for release in Irish cinemas on October 6th. Read More »

White House dismisses chief usher, 1st woman to hold post

Angella Reid , shown in Lafayette Park in front of the White House, Oct. 18, 2011. White House deputy press secretary Sarah Sanders said Friday that Reid left on good terms. Reid followed Admiral Stephen W. Rochon , the first black usher, after he left for a job at the Department of Homeland Security. "She worked for years in top management in hotels. Read More »

'Ever Presents' have run every London Marathon since it began in 1981

Mary Keitany produced an extraordinary display of frontrunning to win her third London marathon title - and set the fastest " women only " time in history. Paul Sycamore (above) will be running his 15th London Marathon on Sunday to raise money for a cancer charity. This Sunday, 39,000 people will run the 37th London Marathon . Read More »