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Jamaica disappointed with Trump's Paris deal decision

If there's any silver lining to be found in Trump's bad decision, it's that other countries actually recognize the dangers of global warming and the economic benefits of trying to combat it. Fiji's Prime Minister Frank Bainimarama, who is the incoming head of the U.N. Climate Change Conferences, which formalised the 2015 Paris accord, said Trump's decision was "deeply disappointing". Read More »

Ariana Grande will return to Manchester concert on Sunday

Twenty-two people were killed when a suicide bomber struck at the end of Ariana Grande's concert. Organisers have confirmed that the line-up is now complete, with Miley Cyrus, Katy Perry, Justin Bieber, Take That, Coldplay, Niall Horan, Usher and Pharrell Williams already having been announced as performers on the night. Read More »

White House grants 14 ethics waivers to staff

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The waivers were granted to four lobbyists and six lawyers who formerly worked for the Jones Day law firm, which still represents Trump. Under this blanket exemption, Steve Bannon is free to connect with Breitbart , which he ran before he became a Trump campaign strategist during the 2016 election. Read More »

Jerry Garcia's guitar heads to auction, could fetch $1M

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The auction was held at the Brooklyn Bowl in NY with all proceeds going to the Southern Poverty Law Center . NY - A guitar that Jerry Garcia played everywhere from San Francisco's Winterland Ballroom to Egypt's Great Pyramids fetched over $1.9 million at an auction Wednesday night. Read More »

Pirates 5 Wins Memorial Day Weekend Box Office with $77 Million

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In this image released by Disney , Geoffrey Rush portrays Barbossa, left, and Johnny Depp portrays Captain Jack Sparrow in a scene from " Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales ". But the success of " Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales " will surely give a new boost to Depp's career. That's still less than 2007's " At World's End " ($114.7 million) and 2006's " Dead Man's Chest " ($135.6 million). Read More »

Trump breaks campaign promise by not moving US Embassy to Jerusalem

Like every other country, the United States maintains its embassy in Tel Aviv . At some point, perhaps around the third waiver , it will become a back-page story - especially if Trump manages to deliver on his other promises. Presidents of both parties have consistently renewed the waivers for six-month stretches. Jerusalem's status is one of the most emotionally charged matters separating the Israelis and Palestinians. Read More »

Kathy Griffin and lawyer to discuss Trump photo fallout

At the premiere of his new executive-produced Showtime comedy, I'm Dying Up Here , Carrey got a bit political with his speech to the audience, bringing up Kathy Griffin's scandal. She tweeted the caveat, "OBVIOUSLY, I do not condone ANY violence by my fans or others to anyone, ever!" "I sincerely apologize", Griffin said in a video on Twitter . Read More »

Tributes paid to the Allman Brothers Band star Gregg Allman

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Southern rock and country musician Charlie Daniels said via Twitter , " Gregg Allman had a feeling for the blues very few ever have hard to believe that magnificent voice is stilled forever". Gregg's leadership on vocals and organ/piano duties met his brother Duane "Skydog'" Allman's already legendary slide guitar alongside Berry Oakley's unmistakable lead bass riffs, Dickey Betts sultry guitar and vocals, and unparalleled drummers Butch Trucks and Jai Johanny "Jaimoe" Johanson. Read More »

Brown expecting to coach Warriors in Game 1 of NBA Finals

Warriors starting center Zaza Pachulia returned after missing the final two games at San Antonio with a bruised right heel and contributed eight points and six rebounds while plugging the paint. It's two - the best two teams in the league going at it. Now with Durant, James calls them a juggernaut. "Our relationship consists of if someone needed something, we can always reach out to one another". Read More »

Major Lazer Recruits Travis Scott, Quavo & Camila Cabello for "Know No Better"

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Watch the music video for the lead single below. Lyrically, Travis Scott handles most of the heavy lifting, smoothly rapping out a bulk of the verses, throwing in some of his signature ad-lib work and joining Cabello on the choruses. Major Lazer previewed the cut almost two weeks ago during their performance at Alabama's Hangout Fest. The lyrical video takes you on a global trot, following diverse people with a sign that says, " Know no better " in bold black letters on it. Read More »

Kourtney Kardashian bans 'sex addict' Scott Disick to be around their children

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She was spotted walking hand-in-hand with Penelope Disick , 4, to a Color Me Mine class. Kourtney looked incredible in a black velour tracksuit with a cropped jacket. To make things much worse, Scott's actions put him in the doghouse regarding Kourtney . The Daily Beast suggests that Scott Disick's drug addiction has actually ramped up enough that he's using his sex addiction as a public mask for it. Read More »

5th Pirates Wins Over Soft Memorial Day Weekend

As you might have expected, Disney's Pirates Of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales ssailed to the top of the Memorial Day weekend box office. Memorial Day revenue at the North American box office posted to its lowest marks in nearly 20 years. 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. Read More »

Obama slams Trump for exiting Paris climate deal

But he was withering in his criticism of the pact, which he cast as a humiliating defeat for American workers that unfairly advantaged foreign countries. Paris accord is very unfair at the highest level to the United States. Climate alarmists, including some within the White House, have told the president any rollback of the Paris agreement would have detrimental political consequences for the president. Read More »

Trump pulls U.S. out of Paris climate change deal

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Abandoning the pact was one of Trump's principal campaign pledges. In a statement made in the White House Rose Garden , Trump said , "We're getting out, but we will start to negotiate and we'll see if we can make a deal that's fair". Climate change is real. And though the majority of Americans support remaining in the agreement, according to a recent poll , in the end Trump sided with advisors like Scott Pruitt and Steve Bannon, as well as Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. Read More »

Cosplayer Meagan Marie Has a Different, Embattled Take on Wonder Woman

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First it had to break the bad streak of disappointing DC movies, it had to be a good representation of strong women, and it also just had to be an enjoyable movie. Some of the action sequences are just awesome, while others are the kind that demonstrate Diana's raw power and leave you on the edge of your seat throughout. Read More »

More raids and arrests as police hunt Manchester bomber's terror cell

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Manchester suicide bomber Salman Abedi likely received some ISIS training in Syria in the months before the attack, according to information gathered in the preliminary investigation, a USA official told CNN on Thursday. Ariana Grande has announced plans for a charity concert in aid of the Manchester attack victims. A minute's silence was observed in honour of the victims at a square in central Manchester , after which crowds broke into an emotional chorus of "Don't Look Back in ... Read More »

Trump says United States will abandon global climate accord

USA supporters of the pact said any pullout by Trump would show that the United States can no longer be trusted to follow through on worldwide commitments. "The Paris Accord is a BAD deal for Americans, and the President's action today is keeping his campaign promise to put American workers first", the talking points read. Read More »

Malaysia Airlines jet diverted in Australia over bomb scare

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A Malaysia Airlines plane was forced to return to Melbourne after a man who claimed to have a bomb attempted to enter the cockpit. According to Victoria Police Chief Commissioner Graham Ashton , Marks was released from a psychiatric hospital the same day before purchasing the ticket to Malaysia . Read More »