Fed expected to raise rates today

The broader Topix shed 0.1 percent to 1,591.77, and the JPX-Nikkei Index 400 also declined 0.1 percent to 14,176.26. Markets took their lead from the Dow , which rose 0.44 percent, while the S&P 500 gained 0.45 percent and the Nasdaq 0.73 pe... More..

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Sessions says he was never briefed on Russian interference

Democratic senators repeatedly criticized Sessions for dispatching Rosenstein to testify Tuesday in his place about the Justice Department's budget to an Appropriations subcommittee. You don't walk into a...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Major incident declared as huge fire engulfs London tower block

She told LBC: "One woman actually threw her son out of the window. That was the last we saw of her". "The windows were slightly ajar, a woman was gesturing that she was about to throw her baby and if somebody...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Jeff Sessions : US Attorney General brands Russia collusion claims a 'detestable lie'

Mr. Sessions insisted his conversations with Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak a year ago were innocuous. He testified that he recused himself from the Russian Federation investigation only because ...More..

Taylor Swift returns to Spotify after nearly three-year boycott
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Taylor Swift returns to Spotify after nearly three-year boycott

The pop star's representative confirms her full catalog will return to all streaming platforms Friday. Swift will also add " Red " (2012) and " Fearless " (2008) back to the streaming services . A feud...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Nationwide manhunt launched for escaped inmates who killed two GA corrections officers

The Putnam County Sheriff's Office says the escape happened around 5 a.m. Tuesday, on a prison transport bus traveling from Baldwin County Jail with 33 inmates . There is a $60,000 reward for information leadi...More..

Special number 10 means so much to Nadal
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Special number 10 means so much to Nadal

The Swiss has won all three Grand Slam finals in which he has appeared - in 2014 he beat Nadal in Australia and then Novak Djokovic in the 2015 Paris final and again in last year's US Open finale. Wawrink...More..

Bella Hadid steps out in Paris in cool £65 Nike trainers
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Bella Hadid steps out in Paris in cool £65 Nike trainers

Several months have passed now since she parted ways with The Weeknd , so she may be moving on with Jordan these days, we can't tell for sure yet. The brunette can be seen posing for a series of photos a...More..

Trump says heath care dropouts sign that Democrats 'gave up'
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Trump says heath care dropouts sign that Democrats 'gave up'

He also cited dwindling coverage choices as the mass exodus of payers from the online insurance exchanges continues. Echoing Democrats' claims on Trumpcare, Pence lamented broken promises under Obamacare, whi...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Katy Perry changes lyric reportedly about Taylor Swift

Katy's gone all Big Brother on us recently and is live streaming everything she dies for a whole 4 days to promote her new album Witness - but fans got a little more than they bargained for. She said sh...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Trump welcomes Romanian president to White House

Meanwhile, a congressional panel asked for any tapes of their conversations. Earlier this week Mr Comey gave evidence before a US Senate hearing about Mr Trump and his alleged links with Russian Federat...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Firefighters battling massive blaze in London high-rise

One resident identified as Sophia told the BBC the fire was "all the way through" the building and firefighters were "losing the battle". "You can't get away from a fire on the 18th floor, but God's grace, th...More..

Theresa May's stance might 'delay' EU-Brexit talks by a year
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Theresa May's stance might 'delay' EU-Brexit talks by a year

An initial round of talks between May and DUP leader Arlene Foster ended with no agreement on Tuesday, although both sides said they were hopeful, with talks to resume Wednesday. May is expected to form the new...More..

Fan throws shoe at Justin Bieber for refusing to sing 'Despacito'
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Fan throws shoe at Justin Bieber for refusing to sing 'Despacito'

The 23-year-old crooner performed at the 2017 Summerburst Festival in Stockholm, Sweden this past weekend where he explained to fans he doesn't know the words well enough. His loyal army of fans was chanting ...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Bill Cosby sex assault case in hands of jury

A conviction could send Cosby to prison for the rest of his life. Because of her condition after being drugged that night, Steele said, Cosby took away Constand's ability to say no to any advances. Cosb...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

A New Wonder Woman Movie Merchandise Store Has Opened

The first standalone film about the superhero, starring Israeli actress Gal Gadot , earned £6,180,000 in cinemas across the United Kingdom and Ireland in its opening weekend, to take the number one spot. "I ju...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Polanski rape victim wants case ended

Gordon said he would issue a written ruling on the motion. Polanski's lawyer Harland Braun told the BBC: "She is coming with her husband because she is exhausted of this case going on for 40 years". I just ...More..

Cosby jury wraps up 2nd day of deliberations with no verdict
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Cosby jury wraps up 2nd day of deliberations with no verdict

A conviction on just one count could see the prosecution ask the judge to revoke his US$1 million bail immediately and put him in custody. The jury asked about the phrasing, but Judge O'Neill said he could no...More..

Australia's Ten Network Put in Administration After Losing Investor Support
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Australia's Ten Network Put in Administration After Losing Investor Support

The administrators will decide whether Australia's third most popular commercial television network can continue trading or should be shut down. The administrators will now examine a potential sale of Ten as ...More..

What Really Happens While 'Bachelor in Paradise' Is Filming?
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

What Really Happens While 'Bachelor in Paradise' Is Filming?

Warner Bros ., the production company behind the series, released a statement to CNNMoney on Monday. "The show absolutely values the primacy of consent, and this instance it appears as though conduct alleged...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Andrea Constand gives first public testimony against Bill Cosby

The testimony came a day after Andrea Constand described the alleged assault, which she said came after Cosby gave her three unidentified bills that left her feeling "frozen" and unable to resist. Allred's ...More..

Bill Cosby denies drugging sexual assault accuser, says he gave her Benadryl
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Bill Cosby denies drugging sexual assault accuser, says he gave her Benadryl

A desperate Bill Cosby may go against his own word and take the stand in his sexual assault trial! Cosby said in the deposition that he promised to send Gianna Constand information on the pills, but did...More..

Overseas Box Office Rescues The Mummy
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Overseas Box Office Rescues The Mummy

It's not unusual for big budget films to do two or three times more business elsewhere than domestically, but nearly five times better shows just how little interest U.S. Duncan Clark, president of global dis...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Only One Scene From Wonder Woman Was Reshot

Wonder Woman is officially living up to her name. While the opening weekend domestic box office numbers (according to Box Office Mojo ) didn't surpass massive hits like " The Avengers " (2012), "The Dar...More..

AG Rosenstein sees no reason to fire Mueller
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

AG Rosenstein sees no reason to fire Mueller

Rep. Louie Gohmert on Tuesday said the only collusion that should be investigated is between the "dirty" James Comey and Robert Mueller , who "conspired to violate the law" in order to "blackmail" the presid...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Why Jeff Sessions says he can't talk

The former Republican U.S. senator, an early supporter of Trump's presidential campaign, will likely have to explain why he told lawmakers in January that he had no dealings with Russian officials previous ...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Trump Claims Lynch Broke The Law

At a Senate Intelligence Committee on Tuesday, Sessions testified that he found Comey's conduct 'stunning, ' despite his past statements of respect for Comey - and even as he angered Democrats on the committe...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Attorney General Sessions Set to Testify in Russia Probe Hearing

Rosenstein is scheduled to testify today before both Senate and House subcommittees regarding the Justice Department's budget, and he is likely to be questioned about Mueller's status. Ruddy made the stateme...More..

Video shows police officer rescuing dog from lake
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Video shows police officer rescuing dog from lake

It happened 6:30 a.m. Tuesday in the 600 block of North Lake Shore Drive. A Toyota Camry swerved in front of a GMC Terrain, which hit a Chevy Malibu, which hit a Dodge Durango. The dog leaned so far, it fell in...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Sri Lanka stutter to 236 after Dickwella half-century

Chasing a target of 237 runs to win in the virtual quarterfinal clash, Pakistan made a great start to their innings with openers Azhar Ali (34) and Fakhar Zaman (50), stitching a crucial 75-run stand to prov...More..