Queen Latifah, Jada Pinkett Smith to topline Universal comedy “Girl Trip”

Queen Latifah, Jada Pinkett Smith to topline Universal comedy “Girl Trip”

June 3, 2016 - 13:16 AMT  09:16 GMT
“Girl Trip” revolves around four friends on a trip to New Orleans during the yearly Essence Festival.
1st look at Draco Malfoy and his son in “Harry Potter & the Cursed Child”

1st look at Draco Malfoy and his son in “Harry Potter & the Cursed Child”

June 3, 2016 - 12:53 AMT  08:53 GMT
"The Cursed Child" is scheduled to open July 30 at the Palace Theatre, London. Jamie Parker is tapped as an adult Harry Potter.
Facebook kills Notify app 7 months after launching it

Facebook kills Notify app 7 months after launching it

June 3, 2016 - 12:40 AMT  08:40 GMT
Facebook will begin integrating Notify's features into other products like Messenger. It will also pull Notify from the App Store.
IMAX unveils new poster for “Independence Day: Resurgence”

IMAX unveils new poster for “Independence Day: Resurgence”

June 3, 2016 - 12:21 AMT  08:21 GMT
"Independence Day: Resurgence" is scheduled to be released in the U.S. in 2D, RealD 3D and IMAX 3D on June 24.
UN reports on escalating recruitment, killing of children

UN reports on escalating recruitment, killing of children

June 3, 2016 - 12:06 AMT  08:06 GMT
He warned that combatants who violate children's rights "will find themselves under scrutiny by the United Nations."
“The Flash” hires “Dope” helmer Rick Famuyiwa

“The Flash” hires “Dope” helmer Rick Famuyiwa

June 3, 2016 - 11:58 AMT  07:58 GMT
Famuyiwa gained notoriety for his 2015 indie darling “Dope,” and the big studio tentpole represents the biggest opportunity of his career thus far.
Juventus offer €4 mln a year to Henrikh Mkhitaryan

Juventus offer €4 mln a year to Henrikh Mkhitaryan

June 3, 2016 - 11:45 AMT  07:45 GMT
Mkhitaryan has been linked with Arsenal all summer. Also, Tottenham and Manchester United are keen on the player.
Stephen King’s “It” casts Bill Skarsgard as Pennywise the Clown

Stephen King’s “It” casts Bill Skarsgard as Pennywise the Clown

June 3, 2016 - 11:43 AMT  07:43 GMT
The horror picture cast already includes Jaeden Lieberher, Finn Wolfhard, Jack Dylan Grazer, Wyatt Oleff, Chosen Jacobs and Jeremy Ray Taylor.
Congressmen urge U.S. to follow Germany’s lead, recognize Genocide

Congressmen urge U.S. to follow Germany’s lead, recognize Genocide

June 3, 2016 - 11:42 AMT  07:42 GMT
“Our own Congress should demonstrate the same willingness to defy Turkish threats by following Germany's example,” Schiff said.
U.S. announces ban on African ivory trade with series of exemptions

U.S. announces ban on African ivory trade with series of exemptions

June 3, 2016 - 11:32 AMT  07:32 GMT
The new rule "substantially limits" imports, exports and sales of ivory across state lines, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) said.