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South Korea’s Top Spies Give New Evidence in Plot to Kill Kim Jong-nam

SEOUL, South Korea — Officials from North Korea’s secret police and Foreign Ministry were involved in the killing of the estranged half brother of the country’s leader, South Korean intelligence officials told lawmakers on Monday.<p>Ever since Kim Jong-nam, the eldest brother of the North Korean …

Trump’s latest Cabinet-level picks mark a move to diversify his administration

President-elect Donald Trump faces a challenge as he prepares for his move to the White House: selecting the men and women who will fill his administration.<p>The men and women the president-elect has selected for his Cabinet and White House team.<p>President-elect Donald Trump on Wednesday began to …

Donald Trump

Kanye West 'cancels entire Saint Pablo tour' after shocking Beyonce and Jay Z rant

West disappointed fans in Sacramento, California on 19 November when he cancelled the show.<p>Fans should not expect anymore Kanye West stage rants in …

Samsung Kills Off Note 7 After Second Round of Battery Fires

Samsung Electronics Co. is ending production of its problematic Galaxy Note 7 smartphones, taking the drastic step of killing off a device that …

Trump: Bill Clinton has been 'so abusive to women'

Donald Trump quickly accused former President Bill Clinton of being "so abusive to women" and tying that charge to Hillary Clinton during Sunday night's town hall debate.<p>Trump brought it up after fielding multiple questions about a video clip of him crudely describing unwanted advances toward women …

Black People Would Like Donald Trump To Know They Don't All Live In The Inner City

"These generalizations need to stop."

Clinton regrets 'deplorables' comment, bashes Trump for 'hateful, divisive campaign'

Hillary Clinton reiterated her regret for referring to half of Donald Trump's supporters as "deplorables."<p>The Democratic nominee for president was asked during Sunday's general election debate about her comment to a crowd of donors that some of Trump's supporter's were "deplorables" motivated by …

Trump dismisses running mate Pence's Syria view

<b>(CNN) —</b> Republican candidate Donald Trump flatly contradicted his running mate on Syria policy in the second presidential debate Sunday, signaling a lack of cohesion on foreign policy issues.<p>"He and I haven't spoken, and he and I disagree," Trump said in response to a question about whether he …

The 7 nastiest insults of the debate

The insults are coming fast and furious in the second presidential debate in St. Louis, with threats of imprisonment and attacks on fitness to office. Below are the seven harshest insults of the night so far between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton.<p><b>Trump refers to Clinton as “the devil”</b><p>“All you …

Politicians react to passing of Muhammad Ali

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Muhammad Ali's death has the world remembering "The Greatest" not only for his athleticism in the ring but for his cultural impact and outspokenness on political issues, including civil rights and the Vietnam War.<p>Ali, 74, died Friday after a lengthy battle with Parkinson's …

Boxing

was Pep Guardiola’s Bayern reign really a failure?

<b>The media in Germany have been quick to dimiss Pep Guardiola's Bayern reign as a failure, but they will miss his sensational football.</b><p><b>1. The Guardiola post-mortem begins</b><br>Interesting to see so many pundits react to Bayern Munich’s Champions League last-four loss to Atletico Madrid by writing off the …

Soccer

Amir Khan's Bravery Will Be Rewarded After Knockout Loss to Canelo Alvarez

You can find plenty of faults with the way Amir Khan managed his career heading into Saturday night’s middleweight championship showdown in Las Vegas against thudding Mexican hitter Canelo Alvarez.<p>The past several years have been mostly a mess.<p>Khan spent a good deal more time trolling the Floyd …

The Black Panther’s Debut in the Marvel Cinematic Universe Is Pretty Much Perfect

“I will kill him myself.” That’s the moment in <i>Captain America: Civil War</i> when I knew that I wasn’t going to have a problem with the Russo brothers’ …

BBC proves a point as Zidane shows he is the man to take Madrid forward

Real's 2-1 win at Camp Nou won't win it La Liga, but it gave the Frenchman a dream debut in the Clasico and he proved he is the man to lead the club for the foreseeable future.<p>Real Madrid needed a night like this. Not since winning the Club World Cup at the end of 2014 have Los Blancos enjoyed such …

Can Google's Driverless Car Project Survive a Fatal Crash?

To understand the future of self-driving cars, it helps to look back to the first lethal auto collisions, more than a century ago.<p>Everybody knew this day would come.<p>After several years and more than 1.4 million miles of test driving, Google’s perfect streak came to an end. In all that time, the …

The Russo Bros. Explain How Spider-Man Is Different in CAPTAIN AMERICA: CIVIL WAR

Deadpool review: 'enjoyably obnoxious'

Though their position in film culture often seems ankle-deep in concrete, superhero movies are fluid, reactive things. Don’t think for a moment that Margot Robbie and Gal Gadot would each be co-starring in DC Entertainment productions later this year if Marvel Studios hadn’t been so sluggish in …

Ip Man 3 featurette details the fight choreography

A new behind the scenes featurette has arrived online for the upcoming martial arts sequel <b>Ip Man 3</b>, which focusses on the fight choreography in the …

Blu debuts two new Android phones with monster batteries

Two new Android devices from Miami-based phone-maker Blu Products offer something that you don't find in other models: batteries that last up to three days on a single charge. Announced Thursday and available immediately through Blu's website, the Studio Energy 2 and Energy X pack in 5,000mAh and …

Mobile Technology

Latest Dragon Ball Movie Levels Up In First Official Trailer

The recent <i>Dragon Ball</i> movie <i>Resurrection of F</i> is gearing up for its Western release this August and we’ve now been graced with its first official Western trailer.<p>The movie was already released back in Japan this April and also received a very limited Western showing, with English subtitles, but this …

Anime

J.K. Rowling confirms Harry Potter play will be considered part of book universe

Earlier this week, <i>Harry Potter</i> author J.K. Rowling made news when she announced that a play based on the boy wizard—<i>Harry Potter and the Cursed …

Jon Snow’s Eyes May Have Offered A Huge Hint About His Future On ‘Game Of Thrones’

<b>SPOILERS</b><p>There has been a lot of skepticism about the fate of Jon Snow on <i>Game of Thrones</i>. Despite statements from both Kit Harrington and the finale director that Jon Snow is “deader than dead,” and that Harington will not be coming back, no one seems to want to believe it. Emilia Clarke — who plays …

TV Series

Has Marvel chosen the wrong Spider-Man for its cinematic universe?

Film,Culture,Spider-Man,Marvel,Comics and graphic novels,Books,Superhero movies,Sony Pictures,Andrew Garfield,The Amazing Spider-Man,The Amazing Spider-Man 2<p>Britain’s Tom Holland will hope to usher in a new era of multi-studio superhero movies as the new Peter Parker, but should producers have …

Comics

New trailer for Attack on Titan

A new Japanese trailer has arrived online for upcoming two-part live action anime adaptation of Hajime Isayama’s manga series <b>Attack on Titan</b>, which …

Tyrese Gibson teases possible Green Lantern role

Over the past few months, <b>Fast & Furious</b> star Tyrese Gibson has been lobbying hard for the role of John Stewart / Green Lantern in Warner Bros.’ DC …

Tyrese Gibson

Channing Tatum on G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra, "I f***ing hate that movie"

Well, it’s fair to say that Channing Tatum was not a fan of <b>G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra</b>.<p>“Look, I’ll be honest. I fucking hate that movie. I hate that …

Channing Tatum

New image from Creed featuring Sylvester Stallone and Michael B. Jordan

A new image has arrived online from director Ryan Coogler’s upcoming <b>Rocky</b> spinoff <b>Creed</b>, whcih gives us a look at Sylvester Stallone’s Italian …

Ben Affleck to kick off film on Fifa corruption scandal

Ben Affleck is teaming up with Warrior director Gavin O’Connor to bring the story of the Fifa corruption scandal to cinemas, according to the Hollywood Reporter.<p>Affleck will produce a film that focuses on Chuck Blazer, the American former member of the football governing body’s executive committee, …

X-Men and Fantastic Four crossover rumoured for 2018

With the San Diego Comic-Con International fast approaching, Latino-Review has been churning out rumours left, right and centre these past few weeks …

Comics