Global Popular News for 8 May 2019
Statement says Putin suggested easing sanctions against North Korea day before Pyongyang fired rockets into Sea of Japan.
ALAMOGORDO, NM -- In this sprawling desert city in the shadow of the Sacramento Mountains, local officials are fed up with the border crisis -- and have gone rogue. Otero County last month became the... first border community to declare a state of emergency after the federal government shut down two local checkpoints in the...
Mark Wahlberg holds an umbrella over him and friend Octavia Spencer while attending the VIP launch party for Wahlburgers‘ Covent Garden location on Saturday (May 4) in London, England. Wahlburgers... is Mark and his brothers’ burger restaurant chain. They have locations all over the world now! Mark and Octavia became great friends while working on
The Big Bang Theory universe was in a sad, heartbroken state late Tuesday as the CBS comedy taped its final episode on the Warner Bros. lot in Burbank, CA. Not surprisingly, the series’ ensemble --... all of whom are prolific on social media -- shared bittersweet memories of the fateful night on Instagram and Twitter. […]
Japan's new emperor ascended to the Chrysanthemum Throne in a ritual ceremony on Wednesday that barred women participants, including the new emperor's wife and daughter. Emperor Naruhito officially... ascended to the throne of the world's older monarchy at midnight local time on Wednesday, but the transfer of powers from his father, Akihito, was cemented in...
The North Carolina college student credited with saving lives by tackling a gunman firing at his classmates was remembered on Sunday as a person who died, the way he lived, "putting others first."
Officials say they are prepared to counter an attack on US forces with "unrelenting force".
The helicopter was heading to a state where President Nicolás Maduro appeared alongside troops
Chris Brown is responding to the Instagram post from his friend Justin Bieber. Justin took to social media to compare the entertainer to the living equivalent of Michael Jackson and Tupac Shakur. He... encouraged his fans to listen to Chris‘ music and appreciate him while he’s still alive. Chris responded in a comment on the
Zac Efron and Lily Collins walk the red carpet at the premiere of Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile during the 2019 Tribeca Film Festival on Thursday (May 2) in New York City. The actors were... joined at the event by their co-star Angela Sarafyan and director Joe Berlinger. The movie debuts on Netflix on
Georgia has executed a man convicted of killing his ex-girlfriend and another woman nearly 25 years ago. The Georgia attorney general's office said in a statement that 52-year-old Scotty Garnell... Morrow was pronounced dead at 9:38 p.m. Thursday following an injection of pentobarbital at the state prison in Jackson. Morrow was convicted of fatally shooting...
After a record-breaking weekend at the box office, Marvel's Avengers: Endgame passed yet another milestone on Monday, becoming the 10th highest grossing movie of all time.
Two journalist from Reuters -- who had been detained in Myanmar after reporting about the killing of Muslim men in western Rakhine State -- were released from prison on Tuesday local time. Wa Lone,... 33, and Kyaw Soe Oo, 29, had been convicted in September of violating the country’s Official Secrets Act and sentenced to...
President Trump should deny him the privilege.
The crisis at the US-Mexico border could have been headed off 11 months ago -- but for 21 votes in the House of Representatives.
Attorney General William Barr has until Monday morning to follow House Democrats' orders to reveal the redacted parts of the Mueller Report -- or else. But what "or else" entails remains an open... question. As Barr continues to balk at the subpoena issued by House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) (near right), frustrated lawmakers...
See who's leading the pack on Instagram.
While he intends to show his support for his ex-girlfriend and her career in music, some people are not having it considering his violent history in the past and ask him to stay away from Rihanna's... life.
He encouraged the audience of musicians to give their peers their flowers while they're still alive, perhaps referring to recent deaths in the industry.
Special counsel Robert Mueller objected in a letter to a summary of the investigation Barr released in March clearing the president of obstruction.
Gal Gadot might have been an amazing Wonder Woman, but Halsey's look at the 2019 Met Gala already has us considering her for any reboots in the future. The 24-year-old singer stepped out onto the pink... carpet for the first time on Monday in a bright red two-piece gown with a full-length slit skirt and matching pointy-toed shoes. In addition to her brilliant candy-apple-red nails and gorgeously crimped hair, Halsey decided to dress up the outfit even more with a few gold accessories, and by a few, I mean dozens. Decorated with at least 10 gold cuff bracelets on each arm, matching armbands, and chunky gold rings on every finger, Halsey gave us all the glamour and presence of a true superhero on the red carpet. She finished off the look with a pair of dangling chain-link earrings, and we...
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The U.S. is deploying a carrier strike group and bombers to the Middle East to warn Iran, National Security Adviser Ambassador John Bolton announced.
Street Food is a documentary that looks at the various street food stalls in Thailand, India, Taiwan, Japan, South Korea, Singapore, Indonesia, Phi...
President Trump on Sunday called on the people of Gaza to “end the violence” and make peace with Israel. The president’s appeal came as cross-border fighting between Hamas militants and Israel... continued into a third day Sunday, in the deadliest clashes since 2014. “Once again, Israel faces a barrage of deadly rocket attacks by terrorist...