Partial list of winners of the 2017 Tony Awards

Benj Pasek and Justin Paul, who recently won Oscars for the song "City of Stars" from the movie " La La Land ", added to a remarkable year by earning Tonys for best score for writing the songs for " Dear Evan Hansen ". "Am I dreaming? Is this some ki... More..

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Janesville boy's third national spelling bee experience cut short
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Janesville boy's third national spelling bee experience cut short

Stay in touch with us anytime, anywhere . Among the contestants is 6-year-old Edith Fuller , the youngest person ever to qualify for the national bee. Louisville Courier-News organized the first competition ...More..

Anurag Basu: We should make films that cater to all
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Anurag Basu: We should make films that cater to all

Bollywood actress Katrina Kaif on Monday uploaded a video on Instagram few hours back which revealed her dance rehearsal for the film Jagga Jasoos with co-star Ranbir Kapoor . "They are putting their vis...More..

by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Microsoft Reveals New Xbox One X Console

While the Xbox One X was of course a key focus for Microsoft's E3 press conference last night, there were plenty of great game announcements to be made too. In terms of games that players will want to see m...More..

by | Monday, June 12, 2017

'Dear Evan Hansen' wins big at Tony Awards

Platt thanked his cast mates, crew and family, calling his parents his heroes. "To all young people watching at home, don't waste any time trying to be like anybody else", he said, "because the things that make...More..

by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Trump accuses Comey of felony perjury in congressional testimony

In nearly three hours of sworn testimony, Comey also said he orchestrated a leak to a New York Times reporter of a memo describing his conversations with Trump in the hope that it would prompt the appoi...More..

Amanda Bynes says she is sober and ready to start acting again
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Amanda Bynes says she is sober and ready to start acting again

Following a string of weird incidents that landed the former child star in multiple psychiatric holds, a fresh-faced Bynes re-entered the spotlight for the first time in four years with a Hollyscoop interview...More..

'Dear Evan Hansen' takes home most statuettes at 71st Tony Awards
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

'Dear Evan Hansen' takes home most statuettes at 71st Tony Awards

NEW YORK - " Dear Evan Hansen ", the touching, heartfelt musical about young outsiders, has won the biggest theater popularity contest - winning the best new musical trophy at the Tony Awards along with ...More..

by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Comedian Kathy Griffin fears arrest over Trump beheading photo

On " Hannity " tonight, Michelle Malkin ripped Kathy Griffin for her "crocodile tears" during the comedian's news conference after she posed with a likeness of President Donald Trump's severed head. Griff...More..

'Wonder Woman' Deflects Doubt + Makes Huge Box Office Debut
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

'Wonder Woman' Deflects Doubt + Makes Huge Box Office Debut

That makes the superhero film starring Gal Gadot and directed by Patty Jenkins the biggest opening ever for a female director. The movie also received an "A" rating from CinemaScore , which polls North Ame...More..

by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Macron's party wins biggest share of legislative votes: Partial results

Eying to form a strong opposition, the far-right National Front collected up to 14 percent while the outgoing ruling Socialist Party reported a poor score of between 9 and 10 percent. LREM party president Cathe...More..

Prince Harry's girlfriend Meghan Markle appeared at Texas TV festival on Sunday
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Prince Harry's girlfriend Meghan Markle appeared at Texas TV festival on Sunday

Watch a full livestream of the Suits ATX event below. The 35-year-old actress - who recently joined her boyfriend at Pippa Middleton's wedding reception - was all smiles as she was spotted touching down...More..

Richard Hammond apologises to family for horror crash
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Richard Hammond apologises to family for horror crash

According to other sources, Hammond escaped the vehicle only seconds before it completely went up in flames. The person was conscious after the crash, he said, but declined to confirm the person's identity. "...More..

by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Patty Jenkins Is Not Signed to Direct 'Wonder Woman 2' Just Yet

Wonder Woman's huge opening, the biggest for a film directed by a female , has already sparked talk of a sequel , although Patty Jenkins has yet to officially sign on. This time with the help of Gal Gadot...More..

by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Will Captain America Arc End With Chris Evans?

And what's coming next in Avengers: Infinity War sounds very final and definitive. "They said they had so many other characters to fit in - Guardians of the Galaxy , Black Panther , Captain Marvel , Doc...More..

Scotland Yard make new arrest in London terror attack inquiry
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Scotland Yard make new arrest in London terror attack inquiry

Police also revealed that the attackers had stored petrol bombs - several wine bottles filled with flammable liquid and rags wrapped around them - in the van, but police fatally shot the trio before they coul...More..

Young Lions win England's first world title in 51 years
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Young Lions win England's first world title in 51 years

The match was evenly contested throughout, with both sides hitting the woodwork, but it was England's evening in the end, as the Young Lions held on to become U-20 World Cup champions for the first time. En...More..

Who won what at the Tony Awards?
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Who won what at the Tony Awards?

Cynthia Nixon , who won best featured actress for Lillian Hellman's The Little Foxes , said the groundbreaking 1939 play about lesbian relationships was "eerily prescient", particularly at "this specific momen...More..

Outsider tale 'Dear Evan Hansen' proves popular with Tony Award voters
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Outsider tale 'Dear Evan Hansen' proves popular with Tony Award voters

Best play went to Oslo , a three-hour show about diplomatic meetings between Israel and Palestine which will head to London in September. Cynthia Nixon won her second Tony, this time for her work in Lillia...More..

by | Monday, June 12, 2017

"Wonder Woman" tackles human condition and Hollywood standards

With that result, " Wonder Woman " will see its ten-day domestic cume pushed north of $200 million and its worldwide cume pushed north of $400 million. "We didn't cut one scene in this movie nor did we change t...More..

Tony Awards: Donald Trump targeted at Kevin Spacey-hosted show
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Tony Awards: Donald Trump targeted at Kevin Spacey-hosted show

A play inspired by the Israeli-Palestinian peace process and Norwegian husband and wife diplomats behind the 1993 Oslo Accords was crowned best play on New York's Broadway Sunday at the Tony Awards. who perfo...More..

The 71st Tony Award Winners
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

The 71st Tony Award Winners

There were no technical or human snafus - other than Midler's elongated speech - that marred previous awards shows this year, including the wrong victor announced at the Oscars and sound issues at the Grammys. ...More..

'Dear Evan Hansen,' Bette Midler, 'Oslo' win big at Broadway's Tony Awards
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

'Dear Evan Hansen,' Bette Midler, 'Oslo' win big at Broadway's Tony Awards

Christopher Ashley paid tribute to the people of Newfoundland as he accepted his Tony for best director of a musical for " Come From Away ". " Dear Evan Hansen ", an original American musical about a troubled...More..

by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Outsiders make good as 'Dear Evan Hansen' wins big at Tonys

Host Kevin Spacey kicked things off with a medley of songs referencing his self-doubt about successfully hosting the annual awards show compared to Neil Patrick Harris, James Corden or Hugh Jackman, riffing o...More..

Cosby lawyers accuse Andrea Constand of lying to police
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Cosby lawyers accuse Andrea Constand of lying to police

She also listened as a prosecutor played a recording she made of one call in which Cosby talks about a plan to pay for Constand's education. The 75-year-old attorney says she was baffled because she thought t...More..

5 takeaways from the Tonys, including leave Bette alone
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

5 takeaways from the Tonys, including leave Bette alone

It was just the second Canadian-written show in the 71-year history of the Tonys to vie for the top musical honour, following 2006's "The Drowsy Chaperone", which won five awards. But despite huge opposition ...More..

Taylor Swift's Music Is Returning To The Spotify Streaming Service
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Taylor Swift's Music Is Returning To The Spotify Streaming Service

In a new interview, Katy accused Taylor off attempting to " assassinate my character" in the song Bad Blood . News, Taylor , who's kind of notorious for not allowing her music to be made available on st...More..

N Carolina House GOP unveiling tax, employee pay proposals
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

N Carolina House GOP unveiling tax, employee pay proposals

Grassley stressed that the Senate is not working off the House bill, which he said "doesn't do anything for the 70,000 Iowans that probably in a month won't be able to go to the exchange and buy any insurance"....More..

Feinstein: I Believe Comey Over Trump
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Feinstein: I Believe Comey Over Trump

Comey said the political request called into the question the credibility of Lynch's Department of Justice and made him "queasy". Trump on Friday denied that he asked Comey to let "go" of his investigation in...More..

Kevin Kline, Cynthia Nixon win early Tony Awards honoring Broadway's best
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Kevin Kline, Cynthia Nixon win early Tony Awards honoring Broadway's best

Midler finished her speech thanking her cast and crew, as well as the acting teachers who helped her get to where she is. Portland's Christopher Akerlind was one of the early winners at the awards ceremony. C...More..