HBO's Bill Maher faces backlash after using racial epithet
He has been taking heat overnight and today for the comment made during an interview at the top of his show with Nebraska Sen. After a night to think about it, Bill Maher decided to make a very rare apology, which so far seems to be enough for D.L.
Social media rushes to define Trump's 'covfefe' tweet
Several congressional investigations and a probe by a Justice Department special counsel have become a major distraction for Mr. The assembled reporters wanted more, crying out in unison, but the more-subdued-than-normal press secretary left it there.
Apple Announces HomePod, its Answer to Alexa and Google Home
Microsoft also has announced its own speaker with Samsung's Harman business; it will use Microsoft's Cortana digital assistant. According to Apple , the smart speaker will only start collecting information after the "Hey Siri" voice command is activated.
Cavaliers weigh moving Shumpert into starting lineup
The 26-year-old Shumpert averaged 7.5 points, 2.9 rebounds and 1.4 assists over 76 games in 2016, including 31 starts. One of the options Lue has heading into Wednesday's Game 3 is to bench struggling starting guard J.R.
Trump lashes out at London's mayor, again
Trump Jr. wrote "You have got to be kidding me?!" above a link to an article reporting comments Khan had made months earlier. On June 5, Trump doubled down on his criticism of Khan, accusing the London mayor of spinning his rhetoric.
Save the oceans to avert 'global catastrophe — United Nations chief
Oceans are warming and becoming more acidic, causing coral bleaching and reducing biodiversity. These actions are "the main threat to Mother Earth and to life itself", he said.
Legal experts to Trump on travel ban: Put down the Twitter
Conservatives meanwhile were warning the tweets could undermine the administration's legal case. He called the courts, which have blocked both versions of the travel ban, "slow and political".
Girl Thrown Out of Soccer Game Because She 'Looks Like a Boy'
She tweeted , "Mili, don't EVER let anyone tell you that you aren't ideal just as you are.i won championships with short hair". But while she led her team to the finals, when it came time to play officials disqualified the team, saying she is a boy.
First look at new Tesla Model Y SUV
Tesla's lower-cost sedan, the Model 3 , which will be officially announced later this year, will reportedly start around $35,000. Part of this decision, to switch from the current platform, was driven by the company's experience building the Model X .
Apple unveils $349 HomePod to compete with Amazon Echo, Google Home
The company announced a new voice-controlled speaker during its WWDC developer conference in California on Monday. It's not clear whether Apple will turn a profit on the device when it officially hits the market later this year.