In North Korea nuke site closing, spectacle trumps substance

TOKYO (AP) — Foreign journalists will be allowed to journey deep into the mountains of North Korea this week to observe the closing of the country's Punggye-ri nuclear test site in a much-touted display of goodwill before leader Kim Jong Un's planned summit with President Donald Trump next month. Expect good imagery. But not much…

Stars call for action on gender inequality

Image copyright Reuters/Getty Image caption Oprah Winfrey (l), Chadwick Boseman (c), Lena Dunham (r) are among the stars who signed the open letter Scores of celebrities are calling on world leaders to take urgent action against global gender inequality. Oprah Winfrey and Meryl Streep are among the big names putting political leaders "on notice" in…

‘So much fun’: Lip-reading Harry and Meghan

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World Cup countdown: David Beckham sent off against Argentina in 1998

With 24 days to go until the World Cup, BBC Sport looks back to France '98, when David Beckham was sent off for kicking out at Diego Simeone.

Chewbacca met the hobbits, but there was a problem: Photo

Move over, Infinity War – there's a new cinematic crossover in town. Joonas Suotamo, a.k.a. Chewbacca from Solo: A Star Wars Story, recently spent some time with Sean Astin, Elijah Wood, and Billy Boyd, a.k.a. Sam, Frodo, and Pippin from Lord of the Rings. There's just one problem. Suotamo isn't actually Chewbacca-sized, and Astin, Wood,…

Ariana Grande takes to Twitter after learning the meaning of ‘oomf’

Ariana Grande at the Met Gala in New York City on May 7, 2018.Image: noam galai/Getty Images for New York MagazineBy Proma Khosla2018-05-20 21:18:40 UTC It's tough to keep up with jargon when the internet moves so fast.  Pop star Ariana Grande announced Saturday that she had learned what "oomf" meant ("one of my friends"…

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Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. Check out this choice VPNImage: CyberGhostBy Team CommerceMashable Deals2018-05-20 18:41:31 UTC One bright spot in this year's black hole of bad news concerning internet privacy and data security: VPNs are thriving. It seems like you can throw a…

Police Investigating Child Seen At Swingers Party Discover She Was Just...

Swingers parties can be a fun way for people to explore their sexuality and let loose a little bit in a room full of horny strangers. Obviously, it goes without saying that there are rules to remember before you walk through the doors and one of those is that you have to be over 18-years-old.…

An African Orphan Who Befriended Prince Harry Was Invited To Royal...

The Royal Wedding between Prince Harry and Meghan Markle was a bloody huge spectacle that involved big-name celebrities, an energetic bishop, a distracted Prince George and tearful Duke of Sussex. There were hundreds who were invited to the big bash inside St George's Chapel in Windsor and even more who were lucky enough to be…

KFC Is Now Selling Mac And Cheese With Fried Chicken For...

People tell you that breakfast is the most important meal of the day because you need to fuel your body. You might tuck into some cereal, bacon and eggs or maybe some toast... or you could stuff your face with this glorious combination from KFC. KFC Malaysia has taken its delicious fried chicken and thrown…

Janet Jackson champions abused women’s rights after winning Icon Award at...

Janet Jackson showed up to Sunday’s Billboard Music Awards ready to perform like the icon that she is. Mounting her first televised performance in nearly a decade, the 52-year-old took the stage at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas for a towering performance that spanned multiple decades of her illustrious career, including choreography-heavy…

American Idol recap: And the landslide brought them down

American Idol type TV Show genre Reality TV performer Katy Perry, Luke Bryan, Lionel Richie, Ryan Seacrest broadcaster ABC seasons 16 Current Status In Season On this insanely fast-paced season of American Idol, we are at the final night of performances. With Maddie Poppe, Gabby Barrett, and Caleb Lee Hutchinson left standing, it seemed like it…

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China launch will prep for Moon landing

Image copyright AFP Image caption The satellite launched on a Long March-4C rocket from the Xichang launch centre China has launched a relay satellite to prepare for a lunar rover mission planned for later in the year. The Queqiao spacecraft will establish a communications link between Earth and the landing mission, which looks set to…