• Donald Trump's proposed state visit to United Kingdom in doubt
Donald Trump's proposed state visit to United Kingdom in doubt

Fans were still able to catch a glimpse of the crown though, as it travelled in its own Royals Royce to Parliament from the Tower of London, where it is kept as part of the Crown Jewels collection. Theresa May intends to put forward new legislation to help the United Kingdom become the leading location for European commercial spaceflights. "There...

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  • The Queen will receive a £6 million pay rise from public funds
The Queen will receive a £6 million pay rise from public funds

Buckingham Palace said Tuesday the "sovereign grant" will be around $138 million Cdn - an increase of more than $10 million Cdn. Alan Reid, Keeper of the Privy Purse, says the royal family costs each taxpayer about 65 pence per year (NZD$1.14), which he calls " excellent value for money ".

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  • Swedish government announces release of hostage in Mali
Swedish government announces release of hostage in Mali

Johan Gustafsson was on a motorcycle trip from Sweden to South Africa when he was kidnapped . "I have already spoken to Johan and he was in good spirits and overwhelmed by everything that's going on", Wallström told Swedish radio, saying she would hold a press conference later in the evening.

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  • Trump accuses Obama of prior knowledge about Russia's meddling
Trump accuses Obama of prior knowledge about Russia's meddling

Trump appeared to quote from a Washington Post report detailing the Obama administration's struggle to decide how to punish Russian Federation for its alleged interference in the USA presidential election . It offers no other explanation or information . We knew there was a serious problem. "Focus on them, not T", the president wrote on Twi...

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  • Justices say law on offensive trademarks is unconstitutional
Justices say law on offensive trademarks is unconstitutional

Courts had long ruled that it didn't violate the First Amendment because it doesn't actually bar the real-life use of the offending mark, nor does it prevent the owner from enforcing common law trademark rights. New high court Justice Neil Gorsuch didn't take part in the case. "The Supreme Court vindicated the team's position that the First Ame...

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  • Amazon-Apple TV deal shows tough road to cooperation for tech rivals
Amazon-Apple TV deal shows tough road to cooperation for tech rivals

The new smaller version of Apple TV is displayed at an Apple Special Event at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts September 1, 2010 in San Francisco , California. The new MacOS High Sierra will also be rolled out later this year , offering a smart photos feature to make it easier to find what you're looking for.

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  • Trump to nominate ex-Justice Department official to lead FBI
Trump to nominate ex-Justice Department official to lead FBI

The announcement comes ahead of former Federal Bureau of Investigation Director James Comey's testimony before the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence on the circumstances that he was sacked by Trump amid the ongoing probe into alleged Russian meddling into the USA election last November.

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  • United States contractor charged in NSA document leak case
United States contractor charged in NSA document leak case

The NSA document offers the clearest indication yet that Russian hackers sought to penetrate USA voting systems tied to voter registration in the days and weeks leading up to the election. "Russian intelligence obtained and maintained access to elements of multiple USA state or local electoral boards", the assessment said. The prosecution is bein...

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  • Kim Kardashian reveals whether she's spoken to Taylor Swift since Famous drama
Kim Kardashian reveals whether she's spoken to Taylor Swift since Famous drama

A source told Hollywood Life that the rapper has been texting Jenner following their breakup but claimed that she's been ignoring his messages and even threw in a pretty big diss. So I kind of stay - you know I keep my distance", She continued, "I love Kimberly, I think she's a wonderful person, we have a very good relationship", she said.

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  • Lorde invites fan to attend the Governors Ball with her
Lorde invites fan to attend the Governors Ball with her

Lorde's got a date to the ball. "She got blue velvet (smoothie) I am shook (sic)", before turning her phone around to show Lorde across the counter. She responded to the musician writing, " No way- this is a joke right? ". "This is insane", and later posted a grab of their exchange on Twitter with the caption, "Woke up trying to figure out...

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  • After complaints about sexism for women-only screening, theater adds more showings
After complaints about sexism for women-only screening, theater adds more showings

Britain raised its terror alert to critical and movie studio Warner Bros. said on Wednesday it had chose to cancel its May 31 premiere in London for " Wonder Woman ". What are your thoughts on Wonder Woman's women-only screening at the Alamo Drafthouse? She directed Monster , the critically acclaimed story of serial killer, Aileen Wuornos.

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  • Minnesota leaders plan another run at ending special session
Minnesota leaders plan another run at ending special session

Mark Dayton to publicly declare them all dead on arrival and reset the process", Education Minnesota President Denise Specht said. Senate Health and Human Services Finance Chair Michelle Benson said the bill wouldn't be ready until noon on Wednesday.

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  • Marvel releases Ravager Groot featurette for Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2
Marvel releases Ravager Groot featurette for Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

Meanwhile, the director recently revealed he had "a lot more freedom" to develop the characters - which include Star-Lord Peter Quill, played by Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana as Gamora, Bradley Cooper as the voice of Rocket, Groot, voiced by Vin Diesel, and Drax, played by Dave Bautista - in " Guardians of the Galaxy Vol.

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  • Rory McIlroy dealing with sore back again
Rory McIlroy dealing with sore back again

The Canadian rookie shook his head and laughed. William McGirt and Mackenzie Hughes are joint-leaders after the opening round. "You know, and just enjoy the moment, the opportunity", Stanley said. Fowler also shot 70. "Everybody is going to get some bad breaks here", said Holmes. Garcia's round was different. He admits he can not hit many b...

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  • #13-Cal Stops San Jose State, 4-0, In NCAA Women's Tennis
#13-Cal Stops San Jose State, 4-0, In NCAA Women's Tennis

Georgia recorded a sweep in its first-round dual match of the NCAA Championship tournament. The Quakers have captured 10 Ivy League championships and made three trips to the Final Four during the tenure of 17-year head coach Karin Brower Corbett.

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  • Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez, Gennady 'GGG' Golovkin to fight in September
Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez, Gennady 'GGG' Golovkin to fight in September

The fight is on pay per view at 9 p.m. Watch it with me. A lot of you said this fight would never be made. The fight with Golovkin will demonstrate my strengths. As the two were side by side, after quickly shaking hands, Max Kellerman turned to Alvarez and asked him if this means the two of them will be fighting in September, Alvarez replie...

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  • Trump tax plan: Relief for his voters but lots of unknowns
Trump tax plan: Relief for his voters but lots of unknowns

But Christie said he supports Trump's plan to repatriate funds and slash the corporate tax rate. Chart 1: The S&P 500 Index over the last three days. The contributions would be tax deductible, then grow tax free. Trump would keep the popular deductions for mortgage interest and charitable giving but eliminate many others, including the dedu...

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  • John Wall Made A Statement In Round 1 — Washington Wizards
John Wall Made A Statement In Round 1 — Washington Wizards

During the first round of the 2017 NBA Playoffs, Wall showed those who hadn't been watching what those who have paid attention have been screaming for years: he's an absolute star. "Brandon did a great job of putting pressure on their point guard and we had a couple of steals, a couple of easy buckets". But now that the Celtics have found t...

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  • Mike Glennon still Bears' 2017 starting quarterback
Mike Glennon still Bears' 2017 starting quarterback

The Bears clearly lost their pick-value chart. The Chicago Bears made a trade with the San Francisco 49ers on Thursday night in order to move into the No. "All they said was they're very excited and that they couldn't call me while I was back in the room because they were going nuts in the war-room", he said.

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  • Chilling dystopian drama
Chilling dystopian drama "The Handmaid's Tale" premieres on Hulu

The concern over the term "feminism" kicked into high gear over the weekend after a panel at Tribeca in which Moss , who identifies as a feminist , appeared to eschew the label when applied to the story Hulu intends to tell on the show.

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  • White House: US Not Withdrawing From NAFTA Now
White House: US Not Withdrawing From NAFTA Now

We will not stand for this. Although initially, Trump had directed his anti-NAFTA attacks primarily at Mexico, this week the administration announced the implementation of tariffs on Canadian lumber imports. He described Canada as "generally a good neighbor", asserting that its allegedly unfair trade practices regarding lumber and dairy were not ...

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  • Georgia run-off sets new test for President Trump
Georgia run-off sets new test for President Trump

Republicans are so desperate to hold onto the house seat in Georgia's 6th congressional district that they are sending unpopular House Speaker Paul Ryan to campaign for GOP candidate Karen Handel . Republicans had a large slate of candidates in the "jungle primary", including a few who unapologetically supported Trump. Crediting himself, Trump ad...

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  • Hazard sends Chelsea into FA Cup final with victory vs Spurs
Hazard sends Chelsea into FA Cup final with victory vs Spurs

We have taken the clip of the awesome 80th-minute goal, replayed it in ultra slo-mo and overlaid it with stats so you can see how special the strike really was. "I think today was great for football because this semi-final I saw two very strong teams and a really good game, not only for Chelsea but also for Tottenham ".

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  • O'Reilly's bosses not commenting on reports that he's out
O'Reilly's bosses not commenting on reports that he's out

The news comes after multiple allegations emerged that O'Reilly has sexually harassed and verbally abused female employees. (Photo by Frank Micelotta/Invsion/AP, File). Peter's Square. "This is what happens when women speak our truth - we can slay dragons", said attorney Lisa Bloom, who represents three of the women who accused O'Reilly, insist...

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  • Celtics squander home court advantage, fall to Bulls in opener
Celtics squander home court advantage, fall to Bulls in opener

James Harden, with Kawhi Leonard, LeBron James, Isaiah Thomas and himself in the next tier. Eastern Conference top seeds were not as fortunate, losing 106-102 to the Bulls in their first-round opener. As a result, Chicago finished the half with a 48-46 lead over Boston. Chicago started with Nikola Mirotic at power forward. Still, Thomas appea...

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