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Life&Culture Katy Perry is first person with 100 million followers on Twitter
Author: 0 Katy Perry is first person with 100 million followers on Twitter

Justin Bieber has the second highest number of followers at 96.7m, while Barack Obama took third place with nearly 91m. She reached 50 million followers by 2012. Still, every story has its caveats. Perry responded to the post, thanking the social media platform for giving her "an opportunity to have a voice".

Life&Culture Ryan Reynolds Shares First Deadpool 2 Set Image
Author: 0 Ryan Reynolds Shares First Deadpool 2 Set Image

Looked closely for Beast's lawn bombs before taking well deserved nap", Reynolds wrote. It appears safe to say that there won't be any other major X-Men appearing in Deadpool 2 , either. It's officially begun. Deadpool 2 has started production in Canada. Reynolds' Instagram update is just as irreverent as you would expect from Marvel's "Merc with a Mouth".

Life&Culture Jury questions posed during Bill Cosby's sex assault trial
Author: 0 Jury questions posed during Bill Cosby's sex assault trial

Cosby pleaded not guilty to the charges. "A mistrial is merely the justice system at work". Cosby said nothing as he emerged from the courtroom, but raised an arm as if in victory. But Constand's allegations were the only criminal case brought against him as most of the alleged abuse happened too long ago to prosecute. The next month, Constand filed a lawsuit claiming battery, sexual assault, intentional infliction of emotional distress and other claims.

Author: 0 'Wonder Woman' conquers box office with heroic $100.5 million

The film stars Gal Gadot in the title role. According to Box Office Mojo , Wonder Woman ranked 16th on the list of comic book adaptations' opening weekends - sixth if you don't count sequels - and could end up taking in around $300 million throughout its theatrical run.

Author: 0 Women and girls help 'Wonder Woman' break office record

The film stars Gal Gadot in the title role. Wonder Woman burst onto the sluggish summer blockbuster scene this weekend, exceeding box office projections. The director adds she would have settled for an American actress and not gone searching the world for to find her Wonder Woman . The only other major release this weekend was Fox's " Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie " which will take in $23.5 million from 3,434.

Author: 0 Interactive Spider-Man Can Be Your New Best Friend

The toy can be controlled using the iOS and Android companion app though users will mostly interact with the toy using voice commands. Rather, Sphero's Spider-Man is a little different, and more a robot that won't move by himself, but will communicate with you and let you take him on adventures.

Life&Culture Corinne Olympios Releases Statement on 'Bachelor in Paradise' Sexual Assault
Author: 0 Corinne Olympios Releases Statement on 'Bachelor in Paradise' Sexual Assault

In the statement, Jackson called the accusations an assassination of his character with "false claims and malicious allegations" and said he will be seeking legal counsel. As previously reported, Jackson, 30, told Inside Edition on Thursday, June 15, that he was sacked from his job as an executive recruiter after filming was shut down amid allegations of sexual misconduct on the set between him and fellow contestant Corinne Olympios .

Life&Culture Dancing host Kevin Spacey steals the show at Tony Awards
Author: 0 Dancing host Kevin Spacey steals the show at Tony Awards

Dear Evan Hansen , a story of love, loss and loneliness in the age of social media, was the big victor at last night's Tony Awards , picking up six awards including Best Musical . Benj Pasek and Justin Paul , winners of best score for "Dear Evan Hanson", find theater to be sacred ground. Including the chutzpah to tell the Tony producers to "shut that crap off" when they tried to play her off stage with music.

Life&Culture Beckham says missing OTAs had nothing to do with contract
Author: 0 Beckham says missing OTAs had nothing to do with contract

As you likely know already, star New York Giants receiver Odell Beckham Jr . did not attend the team's organized team activities over the last couple weeks. "When he came out to the rookie premiere and I was out there training in L.A", said Beckham of Engram. "I've seen the whole holdout and I've never really (seen it work), so it was never really in my mind to hold out of OTAs to get a new contract", he said.

Author: 0 Southern Baptist Convention votes to formally condemn the "alt-right" movement

He also made a general statement apologizing "for the pain and confusion that we created" and explaining that the committee was concerned that the resolution was giving the appearance they were hating their enemies. "We're not intimidated or afraid to speak out, even though it brings up dirty laundry from the past". A call to Barrett Duke , chairman of the SBC's resolutions committee, was not immediately returned.

Author: 0 George and Amal Clooney welcome birth of twins

Us Weekly previously confirmed that the Money Monster actor, 56, and British human rights lawyer, 39, welcomed a baby boy and girl on Tuesday. Congratulations are in order for George and Amal Clooney who have welcomed their twins! The babies' births occurred days after the actor made a decision to skip a peace prize ceremony in Yerevan, Armenia on 28 May (17) amid fears Amal Clooney would go into labour while he was away.

Life&Culture Saudi Arabia says Qatar airspace closure to protect citizens from threats
Author: 0 Saudi Arabia says Qatar airspace closure to protect citizens from threats

Jubeir says Qatar can move goods in and out "whenever they want". Both have delivered food supplies to the country and Turkey has agreed to deploy troops. According to sources, the premier and Army Chief will meet Saudi rulers in an effort to mediate between Saudi Arabia and Qatar. They then released a list of 59 people and several organisations who are linked to Qatar and named on a terror watch list; including the Muslim Brotherhood , al-Qaida, and ISIS.

Life&Culture The stars come out at the Tony Awards
Author: 0 The stars come out at the Tony Awards

When Midler last took home a special Tony here, more than 40 years ago, she was determined to make the most of her moment by getting bleeped and refusing to be played off the stage . Christopher Ashley tells CTV News Channel that the Gander residents who welcomed thousands of Americans after their flights were grounded on September 11, 2001 took "extraordinarily good care" of strangers.

Life&Culture Wallenda hangs by her teeth from helicopter over Niagara Falls
Author: 0 Wallenda hangs by her teeth from helicopter over Niagara Falls

Rather than walk the expanse of the iconic falls, she made a decision to hang from a helicopter by her feet and also by her teeth. Erendira Wallenda planned the stunt to mark the fifth anniversary of her husband's televised death-defying 1,800 foot tightrope walk from the NY side of Niagara Falls into Canada.

Life&Culture 'I Was Frozen': Cosby Accuser Says She Was Drugged, Groped
Author: 0 'I Was Frozen': Cosby Accuser Says She Was Drugged, Groped

She met him when she ran operations for the women's basketball team at Philadelphia's Temple University (of which Cosby is an alumnus and donor) in 2002. After briefly losing consciousness, she regained it as Cosby was touching her private parts, she testified. She felt "terrible" about it, she said, especially when her mother brought Cosby some Canadian souvenirs.

Life&Culture Taylor Swift is now available on all music streaming services
Author: 0 Taylor Swift is now available on all music streaming services

It's worth noting that Swift's music has been available on Apple Music since 2015, a huge deal for the streaming service which was still in its embryonic form at the time . " Bad Blood " - Her bad blood with Spotify has ended - is Katy Perry next ? " Taylor Swift wants to end Katy's career no matter what". A couple of years ago, the Grammy victor shook the music industry when she penned an open letter to Apple Music as she slammed their decision to not offer artist compensations ...

Life&Culture Apple Hires Sony Pictures Television Executives for its Own TV Efforts
Author: 0 Apple Hires Sony Pictures Television Executives for its Own TV Efforts

They did not reveal what kind of shows they're making for Apple or when these first shows should launch, but Cue said that the company has "exciting" plans for customers, teasing there is "much more to come". Apple's $9.99/mo subscription service for music streaming has surpassed 27 million subscribers. Also in the development stage are documentaries about Sean Combs and Clive Davis, as well as a six-episode vehicle about Dr.

Author: 0 Senate Panel Meets With Special Counsel Robert Mueller in Russia Probe

Sad!" he wrote. "Despite the phony Witch Hunt going on in America, the economic & jobs numbers are great. Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein would likely need to recuse himself. Trump is not the only one under scrutiny, Barrett said: Investigators are also looking into the finances of Trump associates. The White House has directed questions to outside legal counsel, which has not responded .