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Justices say law on offensive trademarks is unconstitutional

In 2014, following a vehement campaign to pressure the National Football League and Washington Redskins owner Dan Snyder to change the team's name over the concern that it offended many Native Americans , the trademark office canceled the Redskins' trademark , citing the same clause in the Lanham Act as it did with the Slants' application in 2011. Read More »

Cosby's accuser stands by her story under cross-examination

The next day, she bought a recording device and waited to see if Cosby would call back. The playing of the tape coincided with the appearance on the witness stand of Gianna Constand , who proved to be a significant prosecution ally and a formidable adversary for Cosby's defense team. Read More »

Jerry Seinfeld brutally rejects Kesha's hug on camera


While Seinfeld kept Kesha at arm's length, he had no problem cuddling up with his family during a red carpet outing earlier this month. "No, thanks", the comedian responded, twice. After she walked away and he was told that she is a pop star, Seinfeld tried to fix the damage. "Oh, thanks", he said in response. The comedian masterfully deflected Kesha's advances at a recent charity event. Read More »

Drake breaks Adele's record with 13 wins

Adele set a record at the show in 2012 with 12 wins. The " Hotline Bling " hitmaker, who beat Adele, Beyonce , Justin Bieber, The Chainsmokers, Ariana Grande, Shawn Mendes, Rihanna, Twenty One Pilots and The Weeknd in the top artist category, brought his whole team onstage with him to accept the award, reported Billboard . Read More »

Duggar sisters reportedly sue city, police officials


According to the lawsuit, they say they had spoken to investigators in 2006 about the molestations - when they were all minors - and they were assured their statements would only be shared with police and child service officials. The sisters now claim that according to Arkansas laws, police are forbidden from sharing information pertaining to the sexual abuse of children. Jill , Jessa , Jinger , and Joy argue that, after In Touch used the details of their case to publish at least ... Read More »

Woman sued over bad date speaks out


During a 3D showing of Guardians of the Galaxy , 37 year old Brandon complained that 15 minutes after the start of the movie his date took out her phone and refused to stop using it. She denied that it was constant texting. This, Vezmar claims , is in "direct violation of the theater's police" and adversely affected "the viewing experience of Plaintiff and others". Read More »

Congressman calls for Trump's impeachment on House floor

Valeriy Garbuzov, director of the Institute for USA and Canadian Studies at the Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS), echoes Sinelnikov-Orishak: according to the scholar, the mainstream media reports are unlikely to become the trigger for Trump's impeachment. Read More »

Tim Allen 'stunned' and fans outraged that ABC axed his show


It was just barely in the top half of ABC's shows as far as overnight ratings are concerned, but it was ABC's third-most-watched series in terms of overall audience, behind Grey's Anatomy and Modern Family, and ahead of The Goldbergs , which earned a two-season renewal ( The Goldbergs had a higher rating, though). Read More »

Harry Styles Appears on 'The Late Late Show' With James Corden


While the talk show audience may have found Harry's shade hilarious, we can imagine that Kendall and her mother, Kris won't be too happy about the diss. Now, the reality star is dating A$AP Rocky while the " Sign of the Times " singer has been linked to blogger Tess Ward . The host mentioned that Styles will help him get to work on Thursday in a brand new Carpool Karaoke, and advised viewers to check that out. Read More »

FDNY: Fire that broke out at Manhattan synagogue under control


The synagogue was vacant and it was not immediately clear what caused the fire. The FDNY said it is still trying to determine the cause of the 7 p.m., three-alarm fire, which left the 167-year-old house of worship destroyed from top to bottom with an entirely collapsed roof. Read More »

Suspect in killing of Arkansas deputy, 2 others surrenders


Authorities said Bowden is suspected of killing Yell County Sheriff's Lt. Kevin C. Mainhart during a traffic stop. Investigators have not released the names or ages of the female victims, or said how they were killed. He said Bowden released a woman who apparently was being held hostage before he surrendered. "Our hearts are saddened and we are in prayer for his family and the officers who were his comrades who serve and protect this county". Read More »

Kelly Clarkson joining 'The Voice' as coach for 14th season


Though The Voice has managed to stay a little more stable in ratings over the past few years and also airs duel seasons per year, there's no doubting that American Idol has given us the stars. She will be joined by Miley Cyrus , Shelton and Levine . "It's entirely possible to do American Idol in New York City", the source said. The news of Clarkson joining " The Voice " came as a surprise, debunking rumors that she will be joining the said ABC show. Read More »

Harry Styles looks to past icon on solo debut


Reminiscing about the old says, Styles said his favourite mementos included "beaten up" shoes from the group's early tours. In the lead-up to today's release, Styles made his USA performance debut as a solo artist on Saturday Night Live , sharing "Sign of the Times" and "Welcome To New York ", his United Kingdom debut on The Graham Norton Show , and he's covered Rolling Stone Magazine with an incendiary profile written by rock journalism-turned-screenwriting legend Cameron Crowe. Read More »

Polish singer moves on to Eurovision final


Singers from Moldova , Greece , Sweden , Portugal , Poland , Australia , Cyprus , Azerbaijan and Belgium have also qualified for the final. The UK's entry Lucie Jones may look familiar to you, as the Welsh singer competed on The X Factor in 2009, finishing in eighth place. "I'm going there to do well but I'm prepared for anything". Read More »

Focus on brilliance of Kashmiri youth, not just stone pelting: Mehbooba Mufti


Please Wait while comments are loading. Durbar move is a half yearly practice in Jammu and Kashmir in which civil secretariat moves from Jammu to Srinagar or vise versa. The bi-annual practice was started by Dogra rulers in 1872 to give a "fillip to economy of Jammu and escape harsh winters of Kashmir". A directive issued by the state Home Department said these channels had the potential of inciting violence and creating a law and order problem. Read More »

Teen's plea for free Wendy's nuggets sets retweet record


Dave Thomas, a born-again Christian and the founder of Wendy's , created the charity to find homes for the countless children stuck in America's foster care system. "It shows the importance of reacting quickly to trending topics on social media". Wendy's said breaking the record was enough for Wilkerson to be awarded his fast-food bounty. Read More »

Oreos for breakfast?! Meet the new Waffles & Syrup flavor


In its latest attention-grabbing move, Oreo is launching a Fireworks flavor in the lead-up to summer and July Fourth. From Swedish Fish to Peeps, Oreo's special flavors are starting to seem a little random - but hey, we're game. That would buy a lot of cookies! The taste is "basically your classic cream-filled cookie" with a "slight gritty texture" from the popping candy. To kick off the contest, Oreo's already enlisted a bunch of influencers, asking them to share their ideas. Read More »

Las Vegas school bus crash injures 14 students, one critically


Bemidji Area Schools and Sanford Bemidji Medical Center staff handled crisis care with assistance from the Upper Mississippi Mental Health Center and several area pastors. Thirteen were bus passengers, and the other was riding in the auto and suffered life-threatening injuries, police and hospital officials said. "Parents who have children on this bus will be contacted personally by the school once it has been determined who was on the bus". Read More »

The Last Jedi's Rian Johnson is not involved with Episode IX


Star Wars has become a successful mobile brand thanks to apps like the role-playing game Galaxy of Heroes, the strategy game Commander, and multiplayer online battle arena (MOBA) meets card game Force Arena. It's also important to note that in Battlefront 2 , Rey's special ability is that she can "control the minds of enemies". In the trailer, she seems to still be rocking the bun hairdo that she had in The Force Awakens . Read More »

Hacker threatens to release Netflix series

An anonymous hacker carried through on a threat to leak stolen Orange Is the New Black season 5 episodes after Netflix allegedly ignored the hacker's unspecified ransom request. While an investigation is ongoing, Netflix has not yet confirmed the authenticity of the materials released online. A leak of this scale could certainly harm Netflix's binge-watching around the season, and, more troubling for the company, new sign-ups related to interest in the show. Read More »

The Surest Sign Yet That 13 Reasons Why Season 2 Is Coming


Big shoes indeed. Butler stands tall at a mean 1.9 metres high, which is one of the reasons why the breakout star plays the role of jock so well in both Riverdale and #13ReasonsWhy. It features an ensemble cast with KJ Aapa in the role of Archie Andrews and Lili Reinhart as Betty Cooper, his next door neighbour who has a crush on him. Read More »

Nebula Was Supposed to Die, Says Karen Gillan


Speaking in an interview with HeyUGuys , Gillan was asked whether Nebula had the potential to become a lead character in her own feature film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. While we understand Marvel Studios' pathological unwillingness to kill off any character that might sell a few additional action figures in later movies, Nebula is one character that deserves more screen time. Read More »

Hash browns recalled for golf ball contamination


The original recall included Roundy's and Harris Teeter brand hash browns. The Wegman's product was distributed in the states of Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania and Virginia. There have been no reported injuries, but McCain notes that, "despite our stringent supply standards" golf balls may have been inadvertently harvested with potatoes used to make this product. Read More »

First Official 'Cars 3' Trailer Shows Lightning McQueen In Huge Wreck


Pixar has given us a few chances to see footage from Cars 3 so far, and the responses have been typically mixed for a franchise that tends to divide fans of the animation powerhouse. Produced by Kevin Reher (A Bug's Life, La Luna short) and co-produced by Andrea Warren ( LAVA short), Cars 3 cruises into theaters on June 16 , 2017. Read More »

Abu Dhabi banker probed by Italy over 1MDB scandal


Under an agreement reached at the London Court of International Arbitration, 1MDB will also assume responsibility for all future interest and principal payments on the bonds issued by its units that were guaranteed by IPIC. In exchange, 1MDB is to transfer assets, which includes United States dollar-denominated cash deposits and its USA dollar funds under management upon mutual agreement with IPIC. Read More »

Labour leader says UK election 'establishment vs people'


Theresa May is using "bogus" arguments about Brexit to justify an early election motivated by party-political calculation, Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron has claimed. The letter continues: "We understand that, in the immediate run-up to an election, signalling a willingness to work with other parties might be hard but we hope you'll agree that the times we are living in require leaders to be courageous and visionary, to actively build a more positive politics". Read More »

Seahawks to open 2017 season at Packers


Since that night, the Packers are 2-2 against Seattle, including a loss in the 2015 NFC Championship game. 0 - Regular-season games against Carolina, which is a huge switch as Seattle had played the Panthers in the regular season each of the past five years not to mention twice in the playoffs. Read More »

Busch and Gibbs team hope for breakthrough at Bristol


Defending series champion Simon Pagenaud dueled wheel-to-wheel with Graham Rahal to take the win previous year while both Ryan Hunter-Reay and Pagenaud's Team Penske teammate Will Power have each won here twice. Last season after being knocked out of the spring race , Busch said he was "sick and exhausted of coming here since it sucks to race ". "The 77 team has been good this year", he said. Read More »

Starbucks Barista Breaks Down Over Unicorn Frapp


The new drink, available only for a limited time in selected stores, has been a huge hit with customers who flocked to the coffee shop to try the colourful drink. Colorado barista Braden Burson, 19, posted a video on Twitter after his shift ranting that he's "never been so stressed out" in his life. "Please don't get it". Read More »

Fate of the Furious wins the race with a record global debut

A US$22 million take from foreign markets brought its global total to just over US$1 billion, making it the 22nd largest worldwide release of all time. The film's opening weekend haul includes $ 190 million earned in China, a record for a Hollywood film in that country. Fate of the Furious once again stars Vin Diesel, Dwayne Johnson, Jason Statham, Michelle Rodriguez, Tyrese Gibson, Chris "Ludacris" Bridges, Nathalie Emmanuel , Elsa Pataky and Kurt Russell . Read More »