Entertaiment Steve Hansen rejects Warren Gatland claim as New Zealand squad is revealed
Author: 0 Steve Hansen rejects Warren Gatland claim as New Zealand squad is revealed

In the country's premier provincial competition previously called the ITM Cup, in the eight years to 2015 Canterbury, which supplies the bulk of the Crusaders squad, won it seven out of eight attempts. Crusaders captain Sam Whitelock was disappointed his side did not show the sort of free-flowing attacking rugby for which they are well known. All Blacks squad members Kerr-Barlow and Rieko Ioane have also been named in the NZ Maori squad.

Author: 0 Why Gal Gadot Is a Real-Life Wonder Woman

And the new " Wonder Woman " movie, which is directed by Patty Jenkins , gets the essence of who the title character is and delivers an entertaining movie that gives us the background on her character. Jenkins says she embodies love, justice , kindness and independent thinking. Leading up to Wonder Woman's release, the project dealt with a lot of flak simply because of the gender of both its director and star.

Author: 0 Bill Cosby feared being labelled 'dirty old man'

She also said a survivor might not remember every detail of an assault , like how long it lasted or the date, but can remember parts of it like "how someone's tongue felt in their mouth", for example. The 79-year-old could spend the rest of his life in prison if convicted. When asked whether he would "use them for young women you wanted to have sex with", he answered, "Yes", but said he never gave the drugs to a woman without her knowledge.

Entertaiment Cosby's chief accuser denies romance before alleged assault
Author: 0 Cosby's chief accuser denies romance before alleged assault

Johnson [told] me Cosby had invited her to a Bel-Air hotel and had given her a pill to take and that she had gotten semi-unconscious because of whatever she had taken and that he exposed himself to her and taken some of her clothing off", the attorney, Joseph Miller, said .

Entertaiment Interesting Fact on Brock Lesnar's Title Defense at Great Balls of Fire
Author: 0 Interesting Fact on Brock Lesnar's Title Defense at Great Balls of Fire

The close of the match saw Balor get the upper hand on Reigns and almost get a pinfall, but Samoa Joe snuck it to put a Coquina Clutch on Balor. Of course, Samoa Joe is not Vince McMahon . Heyman then realized that as a dog, as a punk... Joe gets right in Lesnar's face and quickly attacks. Joe did manage to land a stiff kick to Lesnar which left him bloodied before the fracas came to a close.

Entertaiment DUP will use increased influence responsibly, Arlene Foster says
Author: 0 DUP will use increased influence responsibly, Arlene Foster says

The Conservatives won the biggest share of seats in Thursday's election, but lost their majority in Parliament and will have to rely on support from a smaller party to govern. Sky News reported the speech would be delayed a few days - a highly unusual circumstance in a country where the monarch's schedule is determined months in advance.

Author: 0 Polanski's victim begs court to end rape case

Geimer, 54, had long supported Polanski's efforts to end the case that limits his movements to three European countries, but it was the first time she had spoken out for him in court. Nicholson was not at home at the time of the offence and prosecutors dropped charges of rape and sodomy against Polanski. In downplaying the crime and saying she empathized with Polanski because of insults he's endured, Geimer took a position at odds with some sexual assault victims.

Author: 0 'Wonder Woman' Makes History For Female Directors

However, Jenkins' film only has the record for the largest United States opening: at the worldwide box-office, Fifty Shades of Grey retains the title having grossed $242 million compared to Wonder Woman's opening $223 million. According to The Hollywood Reporter , Wonder Woman's USA audience was 52% female - notably high for the superhero genre, where audiences tend to be just 40% female.

Author: 0 5 takeaways from the Tonys, including leave Bette Midler alone

Bette Midler's acceptance speech at Sunday's Tony Awards has gone viral after the acting legend refused to leave the stage until her four minute delivery was over. Colbert added that the D.C. production was set to have a four-year run, "but reviews have not been kind". "I just want to say, shut that crap off!" she said.

Entertaiment Kylie Jenner sets pulses racing by kissing a girl on the lips
Author: 0 Kylie Jenner sets pulses racing by kissing a girl on the lips

So, unless you've been living under some kind of WiFi-proof rock, you'll know all about the makeup empire that is Kylie Cosmetics . Between her family life being displayed on national television, to her 175 million followers, there is a lot going on with Kylie , and if you can't stand the heat, it definitely seems like a good time to get out of Kylie's kitchen.

Author: 0 Key developments in Minnesota officer's manslaughter trial

The jury deliberated about half a day without a verdict. Minnesota police officer Jeronimo Yanez , is accused of fatally shooting Philando Castile during a traffic stop in July 2016. Gray used his closing argument to tell the jury that Yanez had plenty of justification for shooting. "Guns and drugs don't mix". Jeronimo Yanez, 29, said that after Castile informed the former St.

Author: 0 UK PM May's Brexit plan has not changed, her spokesman says

All the most senior ministers - including Treasury chief Philip Hammond , Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson , Defense Secretary Michael Fallon and Home Secretary Amber Rudd - kept their jobs and there were few changes in the Cabinet lineup.

Author: 0 Tom Cruise's 'Mummy' Reboot Debuted to $142-M Internationally

Despite a poor critical reception and a mixed audience reaction, the Dark Universe launching pad performed as expected overseas, earning over $141.8 million from 63 territories, which, combined with its subpar domestic haul of $32.2 million, will give it a massive worldwide opening of $174 million, the largest global opening for a Tom Cruise film ever.

Author: 0 Stones can handle England midfield role, says manager Southgate

Southgate said Kane would follow in the footsteps of Liverpool midfielder Jordan Henderson, now recovering from injury but who wore the armband in the manager's first two matches in charge, against Malta and Slovenia last autumn. "In the past, one or two goalkeepers have given up worldwide football because they have not had that chance, so I am conscious of keeping them involved".

Entertaiment What The Election And Theresa May's Deal Mean For The UK
Author: 0 What The Election And Theresa May's Deal Mean For The UK

Earlier this week during a speaking tour of the United Kingdom and Europe Sanders said he saw "a real similarity" between Corbyn's campaign and his own bid for the Democratic nomination in the 2016 US presidential election. She had spent the campaign denouncing Mr Corbyn as the weak leader of a spendthrift party that would crash Britain's economy and flounder in Brexit talks, while she would provide " strong and stable leadership " to clinch a good deal for Britain.

Author: 0 Jury begins deliberating sex charges against Bill Cosby

Bill Cosby leaves the Norristown, Pennsylvania courtroom during his sexual assault trial on June 8, 2017. He is charged with three counts of aggravated indecent assault, each one punishable by up to 10 years in jail. Cosby's spokesman says maybe, but his lawyers remain mum. In the deposition, The Cosby Show star confessed to obtaining strong sedatives to hand out to females he wanted to have sex with, although he insisted he didn't use them when he is alleged to have assaulted Constand.

Author: 0 The stars come out at the Tony Awards

Midler took the best actress trophy and-to the amusement and cheers of the audience-refused to be played off, forcing the swelling orchestra into silence. Spacey talked about the show's accountants and said: "You guys do not have to worry about them tonight, at all", he said. Rounding off her whopping 5-minute long list of thank you's and shameless promo for the musical, the acting legend humbly dedicated her award to 'all the people that came before me'.

Author: 0 Theresa May to 'get on with job' after ignoring calls for resignation

Many MPs are angry over what they see as an unnecessary vote that has cost several lawmakers their seats and are demanding she run a more open, collegiate government after her first months of a dictatorial regime. Asked whether she is now just a caretaker leader, May noted that "I said during the election campaign that if elected, I would intend to serve a full term".

Author: 0 Taylor Swift Is Returning To Music Streaming Services

Taylor's management team announced the decision on their official Instagram account saying that it was to celebrate 1989 breaking 10 million album sales and RIAA's recent 100 Million Song Certification. After very publicly removing most of her music from streaming services that weren't Apple Music back in 2014 , Taylor Swift is bringing her albums back to Spotify, Tidal, and more at midnight.

Author: 0 Wonder Woman buries The Mummy at US box office

Tom Cruise occupies center stage in this not-quite-a-reboot, which features Sofia Boutella (" Kingsman: The Secret Service ") as the Mummy , an Egyptian princess named Ahmanet who committed patricide, made a pact to unleash the god of death and was cursed by being buried alive for her troubles.

Entertaiment Is Akshay Kumar's Toilet: Ek Prem Katha inspired by Tamil movie Joker?
Author: 0 Is Akshay Kumar's Toilet: Ek Prem Katha inspired by Tamil movie Joker?

It's a lighthearted take derived from a real-life situation. Akshay is also working on another film "Padman" starring Sonam Kapoor, besides Toilet-Ek Prem Katha. Bollywood actors and other celebrities posted their thoughts about the trailer on Twitter and it seems all are gearing up to watch the movie. He is playing a role of a role of an unsophisticated man.

Entertaiment Andy Serkis takes center stage in 'Black Panther' trailer, chaos in Wakanda
Author: 0 Andy Serkis takes center stage in 'Black Panther' trailer, chaos in Wakanda

The Black Panther teaser offers a glimpse at Wakanda, the industrialized African nation with a mysterious secret, and T'challa ( Chadwick Boseman ) the new king and part-time superhero. Forest Whitaker , Angela Bassett and Get Out's Daniel Kaluuya also star . When an old adversary ( Michael B. Jordan's Killmonger) reappears, T'Challa is forced to rally his allies and release the full power of Black Panther in order to protect his kingdom and the fate of mankind.

Author: 0 Patty Jenkins May Have Even More Creative Control in Wonder Woman 2

As Doctor Poison was still alive at the end of the movie, it's extremely possible that the villain will return for the next installment of Wonder Woman . I came to the theater with an open mind and was happily surprised. In fact, it is one of the best comic book movies ever made. Other details regarding casting and story choices are bound to be scarce for a few more weeks and months until Warner Bros .

Author: 0 Megyn Kelly says important to 'shine a light' on Alex Jones

Jones runs the Infowars website and has floated several conspiracy theories in the past. "To give Alex Jones a platform on Father's Day is especially cruel to me", she told The Washington Post . "POTUS's been on and praises [Alex Jones's] show". "Any time you give someone like Alex Jones a platform, their followers will double-down or increase their attack on grieving families", Marquez-Green said, adding she anxious the interview with Jones would galvanize conspiracy theorists who ...

Author: 0 China Box Office: 'The Mummy' Takes $52 Million Opening Weekend Win

Tom Cruise was the poor soul in its wake and had to settle for a second place opening for " The Mummy ". The action thriller, which was directed by Alex Kurtzman and also stars Russell Crowe as Dr. Steve Trevor ( Chris Pine ) and Princess Diana ( Gal Gadot ) team up during World War I in " Wonder Woman ". Executives at Universal insist that the Dark Universe - the studio's answer to Marvel and DC's superhero cinematic universes - does not rest on the success or failure of The ...

Author: 0 Roman Polanski victim Samantha Geimer tells court to drop her rape case

Gordon said he would issue a written ruling on the motion. Polanski's attorney, Harland Braun , has said Geimer is expected to ask a judge to end the long-running case. The hearing Friday is an effort by Braun to get the court to unseal testimony by the now-retired prosecutor in the case, who is believed to have testified in a closed session about backroom sentencing discussions.

Author: 0 Trump sued over foreign payments by attorneys general

Washington Convention Center and the Gaylord National Resort & Conference Center in Oxon Hill-Frosh said it wasn't necessary for them to prove harm, and that they expected other attorneys general to join them. "No one, not even the president can be allowed to endanger our democracy and erode our faith in our institutions", Racine said. "If the attorneys general are successful in getting his tax returns subpoenaed, that would be a big problem for the president ", Republican strategist ...