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Martin Landau, Oscar Winner and 'Mission: Impossible' Star, Dead at 89

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He won his first Oscar nomination for his role in Francis Ford Coppola's 1988 film Tucker: The Man And His Dream . Though Martin Landau was a two-time Oscar nominee when Tim Burton tabbed him to play Bela Legosi in 1994's Ed Wood , he identified with the Hungarian horror has-been and the deliciously bad 1950s director. Read More »

Cubs Game Notes For Friday @ Baltimore

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The bullpen has two lights-out pitchers, Pedro Báez and closer Kenley Jansen, but after that, the Dodgers are thin. There were rumors that the Atlanta Braves were willing to offer the most quantity of prospects as well. He hasn't made it out of the fourth inning in six of his 14 starts this season. During that time they also dismissed their veteran backup catcher before returning home for those final six games. Read More »

Reebok is schooling Trump on what not to say to a woman

Trump talked excitedly to Macron as a variety of World War I-era tanks rolled to a stop near the viewing stand. " France is America's first and oldest ally". But the foreign minister would say no more on the subject. Macron made a beeline for Trump only to change direction at the last moment to instead greet German Chancellor Angela Merkel . Read More »

Philip Hammond defends claims he called public-sector workers 'overpaid'

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The trade secretary said in a Bloomberg TV interview Thursday he would be "very happy" with a transition period of just "a few months". Hammond's comments underscore the continued splits over Brexit and other policies in May's government , which has been weakened since it lost its majority in June's general election. Read More »

"Time to get to work": Brexit negotiators start first round

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Former Labour Prime Minister Tony Blair has now conceded it is possible Jeremy Corbyn could lead the party to victory and become Britain's next leader. But, like non-EU immigrants now, they would lose the right to vote in local elections in Britain and would be subject to minimum salary requirements to be able to bring family members into the country. Read More »

Jerusalem On Edge After Police Officers Murdered at Temple Mount

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Hussein's son Jihad Hussein told AFP his father had been taken to a police station near the Old City. With the end of 2015 in Israel recorded a spate of attacks on Israelis by Palestinians and Israeli Arabs. This led Israeli security forces to close Jerusalem's holiest site for Jews and Muslims, sparking outrage as Muslims meant to worship there on their holy day, Friday. Read More »

'Jagga Jasoos' earns Rs 33.17 cr in opening weekend

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A cross between Indiana Jones , Tintin, and Sherlock Holmes; Jagga Jasoos will feel familiar in its structure and themes, but it's the way that Basu puts together the pieces that makes it utterly unique. But the film is not a hardcore commercial film. The makers have promoted it as children's film. "Technically, Jagga Jasoos has a limited release". Read More »

Moon's adviser proposes 5-way talks on North Korea

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It would leave larger Chinese banks untouched for now, the official said. Whether the new penalties are put in place will depend on how a high-level economic meeting between US and Chinese officials in Washington next week goes and on how China responds to USA pressure on Pyongyang, according to Reuters . Read More »

Hashim Amla exits as South Africa grind Eng down

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Stokes remained on the turf unaware about his camoflauged boxer shorts being on display as Stuart Broad and James Anderson were first to check on him. Anderson picked up three more wickets to finish with figures of 5-72 as South Africa crumbled from 309-6 to 335 all out. "We're going to go in with the same team", Root said. Read More »

Federer beats Cilic at Wimbledon to lift 19th Grand Slam title

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Federer started the match strongly from the very beginning winning the first set 6-3 before taking a lead of 3-0 in the second one. En-route the championship, Federer did not drop a single set. "So I totally see myself playing here this time next year". "It's just belief, that I can achieve such heights, I wasn't sure I would ever be here in another final but I always believed I could maybe come back and do it again", Federer said. Read More »

Reebok mocks Trump's compliments of Macron's wife

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John Yang has our report . That's the explanation President Trump offered today for his son's decision to meet with a Russian lawyer a year ago in hopes of obtaining dirt on Hillary Clinton. Remember: this is Donald Trump talking, this isn't a normal or acceptable way to behave. So, I really have a feeling that you're going have a very, very peaceful and lovely Paris . Read More »

South Africa in charge of 2nd test after tumultuous Day 2

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Ballance did initially flourish after making his debut in the final Test of the 2013-14 Ashes series in Sydney, going on to score three centuries the following northern summer. With the likely value loser out of the way there, let's look to make sure we walk away from the game with a profit by taking on Sky Bet's 28.5 line for South Africa's opening partnership. Read More »

How to watch LA Galaxy vs Manchester United

We hate putting this message in the middle of the post, but things are just that bad. . You have to deal with that, you have to compete, and at a club like United you have to compete day in, day out. 'To finish second, third or fourth is like being first, second and third of the last because there is only one victor. Of course with his first European trophy but not playing and he made the challenge for himself of wanting to keep playing at the highest level. Read More »

N. Korea, China … are we afraid?

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The sanctions are meant to apply meaningful pressure on a government which is all but single-handedly propping up a regime that threatens South Korea, Japan, and the United States with nuclear destruction. North Korea is a minor player compared with suppliers like Australia and Brazil. Whatever the ghastly toll in casualties a peninsular war would produce today, multiply it exponentially once Kim obtains nuclear ICBMs. Read More »

Nevada's Pot Problem has State on High Alert

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According to the Nevada Tax Commission, most liquor wholesalers don't meet the licensing requirements to sell weed . "The current law is you have to be a liquor distributor to transport marijuana and none of those people have licenses", Segerblom said. Read More »

Here's what The Incredibles 2 will be about

She says it's a vast, unexplored world-they show an animation test with a look at the internet. And this time around, Huck Milner will be voicing Dash. While she's out utilizing her extending forces to battle the strengths of insidiousness, Bob will be at home dealing with Jack-Jack. While the studio has had no problems with releasing sequels and prequels, finding the right story to tell for a new Incredibles film hasn't been easy. Read More »

US Democrats Introduce New Sanctions Bill Against Iran

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Ashley Etienne, a spokeswoman for House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi , said that Democrats have been demanding for weeks, to no avail, that the House Republican leadership bring the sanctions bill to the floor for a vote. "This new package effectively means that the Senate would have to consider it all over again, further delaying passing a sanctions package, " she said. Read More »

British Grand Prix 2017

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Mercedes have been the class of the field at Silverstone , and - with Bottas effectively out of the running for the number one spot on the starting grid - Hamilton will be considered as the overwhelming favourite to secure his 67th career pole on Saturday. Read More »

Second Man Charged In Deaths Of Four In Pennsylvania

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It is unclear if DiNardo is a suspect in the disappearance of the men. "We bought ourselves a little time by charging Mr. DiNardo in the stolen vehicle case and charging him with $5 million bail", he said. "We have found human remains in an approximately 12-and-a-half-foot deep common grave that we have painstakingly dug". According to a report by The Intelligencer based in Doylestown, Bucks County , DiNardo's defense attorney said Thursday his client confessed to his "participation ... Read More »