Eurovision has pop, politics and a dancing ape - but no Russian Federation

Speaking to reporters after the vote, Sobral ironically said he "could not understand the vote". A soft-spoken 27 year-old with a scraggly beard, Sobral won with " Amar Pelos Dois " (" Love For Both of Us "), sung in his native Portuguese. More..

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United States calls for stronger sanctions against North Korea

The launch was also aimed at "maximising the North's political leverage" ahead of possible negotiations with the USA, as Pyongyang and Washington both recently signalled they were open to talks, he added. "Rele...More..

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Election in Germany's most populous state could boost Merkel

It could give conservative Chancellor Angela Merkel new momentum in her quest for a fourth term — or offer her center-left challenger some relief. However, as she revised her open door policy and as the migra...More..

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Spire Healthcare Group PLC's (SPI) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at Liberum Capital

The company has market cap of 1.28 billion GBP. The Company's segments include North America, Europe, Rest of World and Central activities. It has a 19.87 P/E ratio. It dived, as 42 investors sold ACADIA Pharma...More..

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I wanted to fire 'showboat' James Comey anyway

McCabe also said there has been no effort to impede the FBI's investigation into Russian interference in the election, but vowed to inform a Senate panel if the White House tried to intervene. Republican Rep. M...More..

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Encana Corp (ECA) Given a $13.00 Price Target at BMO Capital Markets

Earnings per share serves as an indicator of a company's profitability. Encana Corporation (ECA ) has been given an average price target of $14.5 from analysts, according to data collected by Finviz. The oil...More..

Comey: Lynch meeting Bill Clinton on tarmac tainted probe
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Comey: Lynch meeting Bill Clinton on tarmac tainted probe

And you can see what the president thinks of it all below. "Would you speak or would you hide?" In reference to the October 28 letter, Comey said that "when the Anthony Weiner thing landed on me", he had a ch...More..

Portugal's Sobral wins Eurovision contest with tender ballad
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Portugal's Sobral wins Eurovision contest with tender ballad

Highlights from the Eurovision Song Contest in Kiev, Ukraine , which saw Portugal's Salvador Sobral crowned the victor. Singer Salvador Sobral of Portugal won the 2017 Eurovision song contest that ended in...More..

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Paul Ryan: 'Rescue Mission' is Underway for Health Care

Despite the CBO report, the bill seemed to be on course as it cleared two hurdles, moving forward with approval from the Ways and Means Committee and the House Budget Committee. No analysis was done by the no...More..

FBI Director James Comey testifies about Clinton emails on Capitol Hill
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

FBI Director James Comey testifies about Clinton emails on Capitol Hill

House investigators signed off on a bipartisan list of three-four dozen witnesses last week and have been working to bring in former acting Attorney General Sally Yates for a public hearing. "FBI Director Comey...More..

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3 last-minute gifts for mom on Mother's Day

So she brought mom an extra pillow, and she brought her a magazine to read . On our wedding day she gave me a hug that is still the most profound physical contact I've ever had with a human being, an embrace t...More..

Trump Defends Inviting Philippines President to White House
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Trump Defends Inviting Philippines President to White House

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said Monday he may turn down an invitation by Donald Trump to visit the United States, as he welcomed three Chinese warships to his home town. Trump. "And so that set as...More..

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Icon signs biography of French president-elect Macron

Webber said: "Adam's extremely clear writing and analysis impressed me immediately: his eye for human detail and careful examination of the stages of the Macron surge add a thrilling dimension to this tale of u...More..

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"King Arthur" packs a (special effect) punch in theaters

A lot of heads roll down the gutter, a lot of eyes get rolled by the Mage (an ever-sad Berges-Frisbey, butchering an English accent) summoning the magic to help Arthur, a lot of big animals wander in and out, s...More..

Harry Potter And The Stolen Prequel: Police Search For Story Thief
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Harry Potter And The Stolen Prequel: Police Search For Story Thief

West Midlands Police said Friday that it was stolen, along with some jewelry, during a burglary in Birmingham, central England between April 13 and 24. To him, this entire thing is quite shocking and he can not...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

For Trump base, it's easy to shrug off Comey turmoil

Comey would also have an opportunity to go on the record and confirm or deny Trump's claim that the he told the president on three separate occasions he wasn't under investigation. The Federal Bureau of Investi...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Israeli singer Imri Ziv kicks off 62nd Eurovision song contest

Portugal has won the Eurovision song contest while Australia came a respectable ninth place. After being announced as the victor, Sobral performed the ballad again, this time in duet with his sister Luisa. Be...More..

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Romanian yodelling rappers set for Eurovision final

Favourite to win is Italy. Romania are making a comeback, having been disqualified from last year's contest after national broadcaster TVR failed to pay its debts to the European Broadcasting Union. Both used...More..

Portugal win Eurovision for first time
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Portugal win Eurovision for first time

Brace yourself! One of the greatest entertainment events of the year is headed your way on Saturday: The 2017 Eurovision Song Contest. Portugal was followed by Bulgaria's Kristian Kostov, who won the se...More..

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Diana Hajieva performed in the final of the song contest "Eurovision-2017"

Participants from The Voice of Ukraine will also join Jamala during her performance. Then again, Eurovision is always full of surprises, isn't it? KIEV, Ukraine (AP) - A man in a tacky suit and his "gorilla" ...More..

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Trump praises virtues of being an 'outsider'

President Donald Trump is offering simple words of advice to university graduates: Follow your convictions, prepare to face criticism, and relish the opportunity to be an "outsider". "I look forward to this pre...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Portugal makes history with Eurovision Song Contest win

Image copyright EPA Image caption France chose Alma to represent them at this year's Eurovision Song Contest. Sobral was crowned victor during a tense finale in Kiev, Ukraine, marking the first time Portugal ...More..

Bring on the 'Gorilla': Eurovision Final Brings Glittery Fun
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Bring on the 'Gorilla': Eurovision Final Brings Glittery Fun

Crowned the victor of the 62nd annual Eurovision Song Contest after receiving 785 points from the jury and public votes singer Salvador Sobral made an impassioned speech calling for "music that matters". Corr...More..

Bella Hadid speaks of fyre fest fiasco
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Bella Hadid speaks of fyre fest fiasco

Perhaps the most important part of Hadid's statement is where she wrote, "I hope everyone is safe and back with their families and loved ones". "I feel so sorry and badly because this is something I couldn't st...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Watch Melissa McCarthy as Sean Spicer Ride Motorized Podium Through NYC

White House press secretary Sean Spicer. She first debuted the roving podium in February. But with the help of prosthetics, including eye bags, McCarthy said, she was able to become "Spicey". Videos on Twitte...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

James Comey sacking may bedevil Trump on healthcare plan

When pressed about Comey's 20 March revelation that the Federal Bureau of Investigation was conducting a probe into any coordination between the Trump campaign and the Russians, the president made a distinction...More..

Arthur Collins charged over London nightclub acid attack
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Arthur Collins charged over London nightclub acid attack

Twenty people were hurt - including two each blinded in one eye - when they were doused with a substance at the Mangle E8 club in Hackney on 17 April. She added that McCann, who has a presenting role on daytime...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Friday Flicks: King Arthur: Legend of the Sword & Norman

Speaking to GameSpot, Hunnam explained that he was offered a part in HBO's hit show, but production conflicts meant that he had to turn the role down. Although he's quick to deny he has any power, Arthur is c...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

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

When the White House press corps asked if Sanders could be press secretary forever, Spicer blasted the room with a fire extinguisher before forcing Sanders off his podium. One sketch featured McCarthy as the ho...More..

Bella Hadid breaks silence after Fyre Festival disaster
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Bella Hadid breaks silence after Fyre Festival disaster

Those who did make it to the festival were greeted by feral dogs, shoddy tents, a lack of security or festival employees and meals consisting of cheese and bread. We didn't just leave due to false advertisement...More..