The Weekend Update segment of this week’s “SNL” kicked off by talking about North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un’s invitation to Donald Trump to meet and discuss his country’s potential nuclear disarmament. “In a stunning turn of events, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un agreed to meet in May with Donald Trump, or whoever is … Read more
“SNL” brought politics to a spoof of the season finale of “The Bachelor,” with Kate McKinnon playing Special Counsel Robert Mueller with even more bad news for Becca. McKinnon’s Mueller sat down with Becca, played by Cecily Strong, in a riff on “The Bachelor” finale. In the real show, Bachelor Arie had to break the … Read more
Getty Images Elle Fanning said Saturday that she “regrets” that starring in Woody Allen’s upcoming “A Rainy Day in New York” may have “hurt anyone in the process.” During an interview for another upcoming movie, “Galveston,” at TheWrap’s studio at SXSW, Fanning was seemingly caught off guard when asked about her “Rainy Day” director, Woody … Read more
Getty Singer Lorna Luft, the daughter of Judy Garland and half-sister of Liza Minnelli (above right), has been diagnosed with a brain tumor after she collapsed backstage at a concert in London, Associated Press reported. The singer’s representative, Victoria Varela, told TheWrap’s via email that Luft, 65, collapsed backstage Friday night following the second of her … Read more
Getty Sister Catherine Rose Holzman, one of the nuns involved in the 8-acre convent lawsuit filed by Katy Perry, died after collapsing in court on Friday. “Sister Catherine Rose Holzman, IHM passed away suddenly today at the age of 89,” Archbishop José H. Gomez wrote in a statement on her passing, according to People. Holzman was … Read more
(KCNA KCNA / Reuters)On Thursday, President Donald Trump shocked the world by agreeing to meet Kim Jong-Un in person in Pyongyang, in what would be the first ever face-to-face meeting between a U.S. president and a North Korean leader. The surprise summit is slated to take place sometime between now and the end of May, … Read more
The community in Yountville, California are remembering the victims of the standoff: three staff members at the nation’s largest veterans home, one of whom was seven months pregnant.Watch Watch “NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt,” providing reports and analysis of the day’s most newsworthy national and international events.
Marco Rubio Still Wants 18-Year-Olds To Be Able To Buy GunsSen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) is really trying to thread that gun control needle.Florida Gov. Rick Scott (R) signed a bill into law on Friday that enacts several restrictions on gun purchases, including a three-day waiting period for long gun purchases, an age requirement of 21 for all … Read more
The American aircraft carrier arrived this week in Vietnam, serving as a reminder to China that the U.S. will not stand for its claim to the South China Sea and the islands it has built there.Watch Watch “NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt,” providing reports and analysis of the day’s most newsworthy national and international … Read more
A California police officer responding to a call of a barricaded suspect has been struck by gunfire and died.