• 'The Defenders': New Teaser Highlights Stan Lee, Teases The Punisher
'The Defenders': New Teaser Highlights Stan Lee, Teases The Punisher

The legend himself, Stan Lee , stars in the trailer, and his voice-over explains the importance of Marvel's Defenders as we see them in action. Lee cited that the stories of these heroes are the "greatest ones that are never told", signifying that all four of them have different ways of being a hero regardless of profession, beliefs, and per...

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  • Stan Lee Immortalized At TCL Chinese Theater
Stan Lee Immortalized At TCL Chinese Theater

We're not just slaves. "(When you read Stan Lee's works), for a few moments you can be a hero yourself", Michael Snyder, one of Lee's long-time fans told Xinhua at the ceremony, "you can be a teenager again with Spider Man , you can be the Hulk when you bust out, you can fly to the sky through Silver Surfer and go to Realm Unknown with Dr.

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  • Jada Pinkett Smith talks Tupac friendship, drug dealing past
Jada Pinkett Smith talks Tupac friendship, drug dealing past

And so I've been having kind of an existential crisis around Pac. there was a point in which we met and then we kind of were going our separate ways. If you bought a 20-sack of weed and sold your girlfriend a dime bag, I don't think that's technically being a "drug dealer". In a series of Twitter posts sent on the day of the movie's release on ...

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  • USA claims for jobless benefits drop in mid-July
USA claims for jobless benefits drop in mid-July

It is the fifth month in a row that the state's jobless rate has declined. "Georgia's unemployment rate is the lowest it has been in nearly 10 years, because our employers continue to create jobs and put record numbers of people to work", said State Labor Commissioner Mark Butler.

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  • Watch Latest Saw Movie's Terrifying First Trailer
Watch Latest Saw Movie's Terrifying First Trailer

Fresh from San Diego Comic Con , the good folks at Lionsgate UK have provided us with the brutal first trailer for the much-anticipated Saw spin-off, Jigsaw . "It's such a ideal Halloween scare-fest". Starring: Mandela Van Peebles, Hannah Anderson, Laura Vandervoort, Brittany Allen, Callum Keith Rennie, Matt Passmore, Hannah Emily Anders...

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  • Usher shells out $1.1 mn in herpes case
Usher shells out $1.1 mn in herpes case

Radar Online reports that Usher once convinced his sexual partner, whose identity has been withheld, that he had an STD test done and that the results had been negative. Documents dated April 23, 2012, revealed that the singer, who goes by the pseudonym " Papa Bear " in messages, issued a check amounting to $2,754 to cover the medical expenses...

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  • Trophy hunters shoot and kill Cecil the Lion's son
Trophy hunters shoot and kill Cecil the Lion's son

The park reported that Cooke had previously hunted Xanda's brother in 2015, who was a 4-year-old lion. Lions of Hwange National Park , a Facebook group that reports on the lions at the park, posted about the death on Thursday, noting that Xanda was killed "a few days ago".

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  • Singaporean woman rescued as Filipino authorities nab 45 kidnappers
Singaporean woman rescued as Filipino authorities nab 45 kidnappers

Government agents rescued an abducted Singaporean woman and arrested 45 foreigners suspected to be members of a Chinese kidnap-for-ransom group during a raid on a hotel in Pasay City, Tuesday. It is the seventh loan shark syndicate kidnapping case in the Philippines since last month, the report added. "There's no forcible abduction because they...

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  • Une chanteuse meurt sur scène, à priori électrocutée — France
Une chanteuse meurt sur scène, à priori électrocutée — France

L'enquête devra établir les conditions exactes et les causes précises de ce terrible drame . Récemment récompensée de plusieurs prix, l'artiste avait d'abord entamé une carrière dans le monde du cirque avant de s'adonner à la musique. Elle a sauté de la scène, ça faisait partie du spectacle. "Les secours n'ont pas pu la réanimer" a-t-il raconté ...

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  • Polish parliament steps up showdown with EU
Polish parliament steps up showdown with EU

But critics say it is a threat to the rule of law, placing control of the judiciary in the hands of politicians. It so happens that Kaczynski's arch-rival and also a former prime minister of Poland , Donald Tusk , now holds the prominent Brussels job of chairing European Union leaders' meetings.

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  • Jennifer Lawrence barfs at Broadway show
Jennifer Lawrence barfs at Broadway show

As Radar reported, the actress was seen pole dancing and stripping, and even falling to the ground, as she was too drunk to handle herself . " The ushers were very helpful and courteous in helping her out ", the source said. We hope that Jennifer Lawrence is feeling better, and this whole ordeal has proven how delightful both actresses are. Yo...

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  • SDCC 2017 kicks off with a brand new trailer for Kingsman
SDCC 2017 kicks off with a brand new trailer for Kingsman

While there, Eggsy and Roxy team up with the Statesmen, the American counterparts to the Kingsmen. Sure, why not? Vaughn's sequel hits theaters September 22, so grab your armored umbrella guns and prepare for something potentially very special.

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  • Kevin Hart Responds to Those Cheating Rumors With the Perfect Meme
Kevin Hart Responds to Those Cheating Rumors With the Perfect Meme

Hart and Parrish are expecting a baby boy together, with the actor recently sharing an update about the impending arrival and potential names they've been discussing. It appears Eniko and Kevin's relationship is so shake strong, truth be told, that they're arranging the following pregnancy. Hart previously admitted infidelity with his ex-wif...

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  • Brexit 'exacerbates' NI divisions, says House of Lords
Brexit 'exacerbates' NI divisions, says House of Lords

However, it added that "the specific circumstances in Northern Ireland" - geographical, historical, and political - "give rise to unique issues that will need to be addressed during the Brexit negotiations". It highlighted concerns over the "apparent deterioration of relations between the United Kingdom and Scottish government" and it warns that Wa...

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  • French singer Barbara Weldens, 35, dies on stage at festival
French singer Barbara Weldens, 35, dies on stage at festival

Investigators are looking into electrical equipment on the stage. She was performing as part of the Leo Ferre Festival, The Wrap reported . A formal investigation has now been launched into the cause of her death. "A radiant woman, full of energy and talented, and of course we think of all her family and her loved ones", it continued. The F...

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  • 'Girls Trip' is a raunchy but good-natured comedy
'Girls Trip' is a raunchy but good-natured comedy

Whenever Girls Trip does manage to find a good laugh, and there are more than a few, it's usually from something Dina has said. It always makes films seemingly funnier when the audience around you is into what the film is selling too , which my screening audience brought in spades.

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  • 'Pacific Rim Uprising' Teaser Asks
'Pacific Rim Uprising' Teaser Asks "What Is a Jaeger?"

While the first Pacific Rim wasn't a massive box office success domestically - pulling in a meager a little over $100 million stateside - the film performed well overseas, scoring an impressive $300 million worldwide. Tomaytoes, tomahtoes. " Uprising " will be released on February 23, 2018 . That would prove to be an interesting update on the wo...

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  • Cavs closing in on signing Derrick Rose
Cavs closing in on signing Derrick Rose

Still, the team ultimately fell to the star power of the Golden State Warriors , 4-1 in the 2017 NBA Finals. Rose joined the Knicks last off-season in a trade with Chicago, where the point guard played the first seven seasons of his career.

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  • DC Films' Shazam! set to enter production in early 2018
DC Films' Shazam! set to enter production in early 2018

Sandberg , who directed their upcoming horror sequel Annabelle: Creation and also did Lights Out , they've asked him to take over this ambitious project as well. One potential replacement villain could be Doctor Sivana, who made his debut with the hero in Whiz Comics #2 in 1940. The sequel for the successful Wonder Woman movie is happening ...

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  • Rachel Evan Wood calls out Ben Affleck for his
Rachel Evan Wood calls out Ben Affleck for his "gay kiss" comments

According to the Times piece, Affleck heard peers of his say before that "you were a really great actor if you could convincingly play homosexual as a man". He made this comment 20 years ago while filming Chasing Amy . "No way he STILL feels that". An interview with Ben Affleck from 1997 has resurfaced and his quote about kissing a man is ca...

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  • Mindy Kaling is pregnant, and she's just as surprised as you are
Mindy Kaling is pregnant, and she's just as surprised as you are

Like many of us, Mindy Kaling paid her dues in her younger years by interning, but according to the actress, she wasn't the best at her job when she was working on Conan O'Brien's show! "She just started telling her friends she is pregnant", a source told People Magazine , but "she is not telling anyone, not even close friends, who the father...

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  • Helicopter crashes in waters off Gilgo Beach on Long Island
Helicopter crashes in waters off Gilgo Beach on Long Island

ET about a half-mile off shore. This just in in "news you probably didn't expect to hear about ever", Shane McMahon almost had his life ended this morning in a deadly helicopter crash. The helicopter departed from Westchester County Airport earlier in the morning. Shane McMahon , also a WWE executive, was the passenger in the Robinson R 44 h...

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  • Celtic and Linfield face UEFA charges
Celtic and Linfield face UEFA charges

CELTIC were last night said to be stunned by Uefa's decision to charge Leigh Griffiths for "provoking" Linfield supporters at Windsor Park. The Northern Irish club have also been cited for their supporters invading the pitch at the end of the game.

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  • Open Championship: 5 global sleepers could steal the Claret Jug
Open Championship: 5 global sleepers could steal the Claret Jug

But all it takes is one (good) week for those odds to go back down to, I don't know, 7/1 or 8/1 at Quail Hollow (for the PGA). "I worked hard my whole career to be able to win that championship past year and I can't really put the pressure on myself that I'm going to win it again".

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  • Sen. John McCain Has Surgery to Remove Blood Clot Above Eye
Sen. John McCain Has Surgery to Remove Blood Clot Above Eye

Susan Collins of ME - and all the Democrats have said they will vote against it. But not only does this leave arguably the most important piece of legislation on the Senate's agenda in limbo, but Republicans have also said that tax reform - the second most important agenda item - can not go forward until ObamaCare is repealed.

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  • After shaky debut, Twins' Bartolo Colon now considering retirement
After shaky debut, Twins' Bartolo Colon now considering retirement

Colon, 44-34 with a 3.90 ERA the previous three seasons with the Mets, started 2017 with the Braves, but was released on July 6 after going 2-8 with an 8.14 ERA in 13 starts. Ronald Torreyes led off with a single, Brett Gardner and Gary Sanchez followed with sharply hit doubles, and Molitor came to get a pitcher he once faced himself, two decades a...

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  • Two New Harry Potter Books Will Be Landing On Shelves This Autumn!
Two New Harry Potter Books Will Be Landing On Shelves This Autumn!

The first book, entitled Harry Potter: A History of Magic, The Book of the Exhibition , will explore the subjects that the Hogwarts pupils studied and will serve as an in-depth guide to the British Museum exhibition. Word of the new releases came to us via Mashable . Described as a "a comprehensive companion book", the hardback will include essay...

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  • Ed Sheeran Says He Didn't Quit Twitter Over 'Game of Thrones'
Ed Sheeran Says He Didn't Quit Twitter Over 'Game of Thrones'

In an Instagram post , the singer explains, "Last i'll say on this". "Dragonstone" director Jeremy Podeswa , however, spoke out in defense of Sheeran's cameo on Tuesday, telling Newsweek , "I think Ed did a lovely job-he's a lovely actor and a lovely person".

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  • Rosse Hunter: We must protect net neutrality
Rosse Hunter: We must protect net neutrality

The move to undo the 2015 net neutrality rules "will create significant uncertainty in the market and upset the careful balance that has led to the current virtuous circle of innovation in the broadband ecosystem", IA said in a document filed with FCC Monday.

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  • Pas de répit des incendies en Colombie-Britannique, des milliers d'évacués — Canada
Pas de répit des incendies en Colombie-Britannique, des milliers d'évacués — Canada

La situation était particulièrement critique dans le centre et le sud de la province, aux prises depuis plusieurs semaines avec un temps caniculaire et où l'état d'urgence est en vigueur depuis dix jours. Il y avait plus de 180 incendies de forêt qui brûlaient à travers la province, jeudi après-midi. Le 16 juillet, des touristes du parc nationa...

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