Sir Michael Caine: ‘I asked for the C-word to be CUT from my new movie King of Thieves’

The 85-year-old star plays Brian Reader in King of Thieves, the latest adaptation of the real-life Hatton Garden jewellery heist. And it’s not surprisingly that in portraying a group of old robbers that there’s going to be a few curse words flying around. However when it came to the C-word, it was too much for […]

Billie Jean King: Serena Williams' treatment at U.S. Open proves double standard in tennis

Billie Jean King says there's a double standard in tennis when it comes to rules applied to women compared to men. Serena Williams was penalized a game for calling the chair umpire a thief during an extended argument as the U.S. Open women's final. Watch the controversial decision from the chair empire: Williams was given […]

White House counsel Don McGahn reportedly calls Trump ‘King Kong’ behind his back

Andrew Harnik/AP White House counsel Donald McGahn reportedly sometimes has a fraught relationship with President Donald Trump and calls him “King Kong” behind his back. The New York Times reported several current and former White House officials said McGahn was frustrated by Trump’s “volcanic anger” and frequent outbursts. The report also revealed that McGahn has […]

Queen Letizia of Spain looks sombre beside King Felipe at Barcelona attacks ceremony

Queen Letizia of Spain looked sombre beside her husband King Felipe today at the first anniversary ceremony of the Barcelona attacks. The Spanish royal and former news anchor was pictured among crowds of people attending the remembrance ceremony. The devastating attack, where a van rammed into crowds in Las Ramblas, left 16 people dead. Letizia […]

'You never had to say her last name' – Larry King pays tribute to the late Aretha Franklin

Broadcast legend Larry King has paid tribute to the late ‘Queen of Soul,’ Aretha Franklin, who passed away on Thursday aged 76. Speaking to RT, King reminisced about the “revolutionary” singer, who “knew who she was, knew what she wanted, and got what she wanted.” He remembered Franklin’s personality, her generosity, and of course her […]

King launches Legend of Solgard, its first mobile role-playing game for iOS and Android

King knows it’s stuffed you with far too much candy. So it’s going to see how you like burning off those calories as you stop Ragnarok. Today, the game studio launched Legend of Solgard, its first role-playing game (and first midcore mobile offering). Like Candy Crush Saga and King’s other offerings, Solgard is a free-to-play […]

‘King hit’ leaves Brayshaw with fractured jaw

AN EMOTIONAL Fremantle coach Ross Lyon predicted Andrew Gaff would be banned for the rest of the season for his punch which broke the jaw of Dockers youngster Andrew Brayshaw in Sunday night’s crazy western derby at Perth Stadium. West Coast’s 58-point win was completely overshadowed by one of the most explosive episodes in derby […]

Can Emperor Yuan Dethrone King Dollar as the World's Currency?

China’s meteoric rise over the past half-century is one of the most striking examples of the impact of opening up an economy to global markets that the world has ever seen. Over that period, the country has shifted from a largely agrarian society to an industrial powerhouse, lifting nearly a billion people out of poverty […]

‘King Kong’ Broadway Video Teaser Shows the Beast Being Constructed for the Stage

The last time we saw King Kong careening around New York City was in the virtual world of the OASIS in Steven Spielberg’s Ready Player One. Before that, it was at the end of Peter Jackson’s 2005 film adaptation (which, by the way, is better than you remember). But now the giant ape is heading […]

Saudi King absolves troops of any future accountability for their conduct in Yemen war

A royal decree by Saudi King Salman has ‘pre-exonerated’ all troops fighting in Yemen from any accountability issues they may face over their conduct in the war, in which thousands of civilians have been killed and wounded. A statement announcing the early pardon, released by Saudi Arabia’s state news agency SPA, said the pardon extends […]