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Franken offers possible explanation for what 'covfefe' means Franken offers possible explanation for what 'covfefe' means
- June 06, 2017

Nearly instantly after the President's tweet went out, meme's and jibes began flying around wondering what on earth could a " covfefe " actually mean. The Defense Department had to remove the word " covfefe " from nuclear codes after Donald Trump tweeted it. When asked in the past about other Trump tweets, White House spokesman Sean Spicer has said the posts speak for themselves. (more...)
Subway breakdown forces passengers to strip amid risky heat conditions Subway breakdown forces passengers to strip amid risky heat conditions
- June 06, 2017

The MTA announced a new version of its five-year, $32.5 billion funding plan that directs $14 billion toward improving New York's subway system. The average vehicle breaks down every 400,000 miles. "As we waited with no further communication, people started getting very anxious". As the minutes ticked by, the situation transformed from irritating to grave, as riders waited for the train to move out of the tunnel. (more...)
Wonder Woman Opens to a Powerful $223 Million Worldwide Wonder Woman Opens to a Powerful $223 Million Worldwide
- June 06, 2017

Warner Bros. has revised the film's weekend estimate up to $103.1 million. It marks the biggest opening of all time for a female director ( Patty Jenkins ), surpassing the previous record of $85 million set by Sam Taylor-Johnson for Fifty Shades of Grey in 2015 (it earned $93 million for the four-day Valentine's Day/Presidents Day weekend). (more...)
Apple unveils 'HomePod' speaker to take on Amazon Alexa, Google Home
- June 06, 2017

It'll also have Siri embedded, meaning anything you can ask Siri on your phone you can ask a HomePod, as well as use it to control smart home devices using Apple's Home Kit. What about all the other stuff that people have become accustomed to asking of the Echo and Google Home smart speakers? Exceptional sound quality: The HomePod will come with "spatial awareness". (more...)
This Tweet Sums Up The Kathy Griffin Controversy This Tweet Sums Up The Kathy Griffin Controversy
- June 06, 2017

Kathy Griffin has broken down and accused President Donald Trump and his family of launching a campaign to ruin her life. Ms. Griffin says, "I'm not laying down for this guy, I'm going to keep making jokes about this guy". Gorin then addressed the apparent secret service investigation into the photoshoot, saying he expects it to be closed shortly and for Griffin to be cleared. (more...)
Sean Spicer: Racist attack directed at LeBron James not indicative of trend Sean Spicer: Racist attack directed at LeBron James not indicative of trend
- June 06, 2017

Several professional athletes , including Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Torrey Smith and Denver Nuggets forward Wilson Chandler, weren't happy with Whitlock's response to James' home being vandalized. "And I'm not almost as rich as LeBron James ". Whitlock, for his part, endured much criticism on Thursday after taking a hard stance against James and his allegations of racism and what it means to be black in America. (more...)
United Kingdom police name third attacker as new search gets underway United Kingdom police name third attacker as new search gets underway
- June 06, 2017

Three Metropolitan Police officers and one British Transport Police officer were injured during the attack , the police said in a statement Monday , and one of the officers is still in serious condition. Butt's neighbors described him as sociable, inviting male neighbors over for barbecues. TfL confirmed to The Guardian that he had worked as a trainee customer services assistant for six months previous year. (more...)
Muslim religious leaders refuse funeral prayers for United Kingdom terrorists Muslim religious leaders refuse funeral prayers for United Kingdom terrorists
- June 06, 2017

As Muslims, we are devastated and grief-stricken by this attack and condemn it in the strongest possible terms. We are deeply hurt that a spate of terror attacks have been committed in our country once more by murderers who seek to gain religious legitimacy for their actions. (more...)
WWE RAW Results 05 June - Yo Joe! WWE RAW Results 05 June - Yo Joe!
- June 06, 2017

A tall gift is delivered to the ring, and Miz attacks that as well, thinking Ambrose is inside. Turns out it was a grandfather clock present from Maryse. Bayley . What is next for Alexa Bliss? Angle says that the idea is awful, and he acknowledged that her "This is Your Life" segment from last week was one of the worst segments in Raw history. (more...)
The World of Avatar The World of Avatar
- June 06, 2017

The theme park's latest addition - which will officially open to the public Saturday - will feature rides, shows and restaurants inspired by Cameron's 2009, sci-fi movie " Avatar ". One is the Na'vi River Journey , where riders can see the bio-luminescence quality of the planet's fictional plant life. The Avatar Flight of Passage is a multi-sensory experience that transports guests through the world of Pandora on the back of a winged banshee. (more...)
Piers Morgan Changed His Tune About Ariana Grande
- June 06, 2017

There is no doubt that Ariana's version of the song will do well in the charts after her re-release of "One Last Time", which was also made available to fans to raise money, topped the iTunes chart, followed swiftly behind by the original version of the song, which is placed in fourth place. (more...)
What we know about the London attackers What we know about the London attackers
- June 06, 2017

Twelve people who were arrested in Barking on Sunday - believed to include relatives of the dead men - have now been released by police. The Metropolitan Police is facing the loss of thousands of front line officers under Conservative spending plans, London mayor Sadiq Khan has warned. (more...)
Game of Thrones' Final Season Might Not Air Until 2019 Game of Thrones' Final Season Might Not Air Until 2019
- June 06, 2017

Weiss to finish writing and then plan the production schedule. "We'll know for sure after they will write the main part of the script", he added. If Game of Thrones fans are anything, it's patient-perhaps series creator George R.R. Don't want to overestimate, but I can't imagine anyone who would not like this season. One reason could be to increase the curiosity levels of the fans. (more...)
Angry man releases lets 100 bed bugs loose at ME city office Angry man releases lets 100 bed bugs loose at ME city office
- June 06, 2017

The same day, a pest control contractor came in to spray. The man had applied to the state's "general assistance" program after his former apartment's bed bug problem caused him to get rejected from a new place to live . He was told he didn't qualify, according to the AP. Asked why he did what he did, the man reportedly told police he wanted the officials to experience the same thing he was experiencing. (more...)
Ariana Grande's Manchester Benefit Will Be Immortalized in Pop History
- June 06, 2017

The pop singer, from Florida, led the star-studded line-up for Sunday's show called " One Love Manchester " that included Miley Cyrus , Pharrell Williams and Justin Bieber . Money raised went to British Red Cross's Manchester Emergency fund, which has raised over £9.6 million ($16.8 million ) for the victims and their families. (more...)
Pirates 5 sets sail for $275 million debut
- June 06, 2017

The film sold just $18.1 million in USA tickets for the first three days of the weekend and is expected to rack up just $22 million at the end of the four days. The movie has already hit whopping $86.5 million internationally for a global sum of $110 million, moreover, the global debut made $275 million, including $21.3 million on the first day the movie strikes theatres in China on Friday. (more...)
Apple iOS 11 will make these older iPhones, iPads and apps obsolete
- June 06, 2017

That new AR platform for developers will allow the building of apps that allow the users to alce virtual content on the real world. If you're rocking one of those devices it doesn't mean it'll stop working when iOS 11 ships. Users will be able to customize the Control Center . The most used quick settings and toggles are neatly arranged on one page, and it takes advantage of the 3D touch for better accessibility. (more...)
Policeman in Manchester dances during benefit concert
- June 06, 2017

A police officer who was filmed dancing with children at the One Love Manchester concert has said his phone "hasn't stopped ringing" since the clip went viral. The song was just rereleased in support of the victims . Grande performed the final song for the evening, a patient, minimalist rendition of " Somewhere Over the Rainbow ". (more...)
'Wonder Woman' is a hit that even Hollywood can't ignore
- June 06, 2017

And it compares well to similar movies - that is, superhero flicks that aren't sequels or ensemble films. Now, various stars have taken their time to praise and congratulate Gadot and Wonder Woman director Patty Jenkin's on an excellent superhero movie, and this includes Marvel star Chris Evans. (more...)
Piers Morgan apologies to Ariana Grande for misjudging her
- June 06, 2017

She also served as a duet partner when singing with Miley Cyrus , Black Eyed Peas and Victoria Monét. "Our response to this violence must be to come closer together, to help each other, to love more , to sing louder and to live more kindly and generously than we did before", wrote the singer. (more...)

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