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Trump's moves on security puzzling

The group, American Bridge, rolled out a Google Chrome extension that replaces every mention of the word "Trump" with " Steve Bannon ", a not-so-subtle attempt to show the influence the adviser has ...

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At least 14 killed by avalanche in Pakistan

Back in 2015, some 300 people lost their lives after they were buried under avalanches across the Asian country, majority in the eastern mountainous province of Panjshir, north of the capital, Kabul ...

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Protesters at California University Stop Speech by Controversial Alt-right Speaker

Protesters at California University Stop Speech by Controversial Alt-right Speaker

Police said the campus is on lockdown and ordered the crowd to disperse. Yiannopoulos, 32, is a vocal supporter of President Donald Trump . Six months after he was permanently banned from Twitt...

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Drivers to vote on deal between Southern Railway and Aslef

But the RMT, which is also in dispute with the rail company, said its dispute "remains on". "For the avoidance of any doubt, this means that subject to a referendum of Aslef members on Southern, the...

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Lady Gaga ups anticipation of Super Bowl on social media

Lady Gaga ups anticipation of Super Bowl on social media

Gaga has toured six times before and has previously told fans they can expect more extravagant shows the next time she takes to the road. Finally, if you're wondering who Gaga's going to be rootin...

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"Louis, son:" Budweiser releases Super Bowl ad

Adolphus Busch sets sail on a crowded, rickety ship across the Atlantic, only to find himself the target of xenophobic taunts. The commercial highlights the story of co-founder Adolphus Busch and ...

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Director behind Blade Runner 2049, Arrival, set to helm Dune

The confirmation of any director being attached to the franchise is exciting enough, as the Dune series has been in limbo for a number of years following the 1984 failure, but the fact that it's Vil...

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Tamron Hall Exits NBC's 'Today,' MSNBC

Tamron Hall Exits NBC's 'Today,' MSNBC

News said it had been in discussions with Hall, who was nearing the end of her contract. In her own statement, Hall called the last 10 years "beyond anything I could have imagined", and noted that s...

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DiCaprio joins another true-life story in The Black Hand

DiCaprio joins another true-life story in The Black Hand

The gang comes to the United States from Italy and kidnaps people to get ransom from their families. Talty is the New York Times bestselling author of six books focused on history and individual ach...

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Detroit Green Card-Holder Dies After Stopped in Trump Travel Ban

Born in Iraq, Mr Hager fled his country during the Gulf War and reportedly lived in a refugee camp with his family for four years before settling in in the US. He was eventually made a USA citizen, wh...

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Jon Stewart compares 'pathological' Donald Trump to Emperor Palpatine

A chaotic first few days of the Donald Trump administration has left much of the country reeling. That is until now. Having consistently spoken out against Trump, Stephen Colbert addressed the rec...

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Shooting At Quebec City Mosque Leaves Several Dead

Some of the wounded were gravely injured, Quebec provincial police spokeswoman Christine Coulombe said early Monday. The dead ranged in age from 35 to 65. The attack on a mosque in a Quebec City sub...

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Roman numerals return for Super Bowl LI

Roman numerals return for Super Bowl LI

ET, up until the kick-off at 6:30 p.m. ET. The host committee in Houston said the event is a way for them to showcase their city to the world. But according to Super Bowl-winning quarterback Joe T...

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Lady Gaga gives behind-the-scenes peek at Super Bowl Halftime Show

Lady Gaga gives behind-the-scenes peek at Super Bowl Halftime Show

They DID flash two MASSIVE stacks of cash - $100,000 each - and say they plan on making it thunderstorm all over Houston when they show up for the Super Bowl festivities this week. Lady Gaga is set...

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France wins the Miss Universe crown

France wins the Miss Universe crown

Besides dental school, Mittenaere is also fond of extreme sports, traveling the world and cooking French dishes, according to her profile at the Miss Universe website. "Most importantly, I know ...

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Kim Kardashian Shares Gym Selfie, Proves 'Revenge Bodies' Exist

Kim Kardashian Shares Gym Selfie, Proves 'Revenge Bodies' Exist

Even Kim Kardashian responded to the "Muslim ban" on Twitter and the facts are definitely on her side, despite what critics and the president's supporters might try to argue. "I'm just not Kourtney ...

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Sex trafficking reports up in Arizona, internationally

Sex trafficking reports up in Arizona, internationally

A new report from the National Human Trafficking Hotline says there was a significant increase in human trafficking cases in Texas in 2016. Robin Thompson from the Survive and Thrive Advocacy Cent...

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Supreme Court slams Tamil Nadu on Jallikattu protest

The bench comprised of Justice Dipak Misra and Justice JR Nariman also hit out at the Tamil Nadu government for hurriedly passing a law following largescale protests in the state, saying, "If Tamil ...

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Lord Of The Rings Mini Reunion -- See The Pictures Here

Monaghan (who played Meriadoc Brandybuck ) was joined by two of his fellow hobbits (Billy Boyd and Elijah Wood), as well as Legolas (Orlando Bloom) and Aragorn (Viggo Mortensen). " They have a ca...

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Steve Harvey Trolled At 2017 Miss Universe Pageant

Steve Harvey Trolled At 2017 Miss Universe Pageant

While addressing reporters at her first press conference as Miss Universe she said: "When I was in my first year of medicine, the first time I didn't have my first year". Maybe someday that will cha...

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Confirmed! Tabu is part of the Golmaal Again cast

Confirmed! Tabu is part of the Golmaal Again cast

The director has already finalised the cast for his fourth installment and Tabu is likely to essay interesting and never seen before role. Her role of a Punjabi wife in Biwi No. She said, "If I am do...

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Schwarzenegger on Trump immigration order: It 'makes us look stupid'

Schwarzenegger on Trump immigration order: It 'makes us look stupid'

It's insane, it's insane and makes us look stupid when the White House is ill-prepared to put this kind of executive order out there, " he continued in the interview you can watch below. Schwarzeneg...

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Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE:LVS) Broker Views On Wall Street

The firm earned $3.08 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $3.11 billion. Piedmont Investment Advisors LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Las Vegas Sands Corp . 11/04/2016...

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Nicole Kidman in talks for an important role in Aquaman film

Nicole Kidman in talks for an important role in Aquaman film

THR reports that Nicole Kidman is in talks to play Atlanna, the mother of Aquaman , in the aquatic superhero's upcoming solo film. Jason Momoa is starring as the half human, half Atlantean who...

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Kesha and Dr. Luke File Amended Counterclaims after Private Talks Go South

Gottwald did not rape Kesha , and he did not rape the Other Recording Artist". "You can get a divorce from an abusive spouse", Kesha's new countersuit reads. Dr. Luke has restoked the fire of hi...

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New Game Of Thrones story due in October

Meaning, there's no guarantee that the readers who snap up the anthology will bump into the beloved (and not-so-beloved) faces from HBO's smash hit TV adaptation of the Martin saga. "(But hey, I thoug...

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New Miss Universe challenged to take on violence against women issues

New Miss Universe challenged to take on violence against women issues

Were was asked what most excited her and most concerned her about the presidency of Donald J. Trump. They called me in one week after this, they said 'Actually this was a mistake. "I know what you'r...

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Cast Of Hidden Figures Call For Unity After SAG Award Win

Cast Of Hidden Figures Call For Unity After SAG Award Win

As for the awards themselves, if last year's ceremony was, in the words of two-time victor Idris Elba, a moment of "diverse TV", this year's slate was all that and then some with three of the four ind...

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Jason Hoppy Arrested For Stalking And Harassment; Denies Bethenny Frankel's Allegations

Jason Hoppy Arrested For Stalking And Harassment; Denies Bethenny Frankel's Allegations

The messages, more than 160 in all, allegedly began in August when Frankel received a text that said, "Despite your games, I'll never let you do to me what your mother did to your father". Robert C. G...

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Trump White House Daily Briefing (Live Video)

Trump has insisted the travel restrictions are critical to preventing terrorist attacks, though no immigrant from any of those countries has committed a fatal act of terror on USA soil. Customs and Bo...

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Order affects 'minor portion' of worldwide travelers, officials say

Syrian refugees are banned indefinitely. "... This is not a ban on Muslims..." It was immediately challenged in court by the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) in New York City, and US District C...

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Discovery demands £1 billion from Sky TV in dispute over carriage agreement

Discovery demands £1 billion from Sky TV in dispute over carriage agreement

Eurosport, which holds the United Kingdom broadcast rights to three of the four tennis Grand Slams, is due to be pulled from Sky at midnight tonight if a new carriage deal can not be reached. Discover...

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Patriots Praise Welker Hire At Super Bowl LI Opening Night

For more than two years, the Patriots always called heads. As the Patriots prepare to face the Falcons in Super Bowl LI, there's a lot of talk about dads down in Houston . Our biggest one's ahe...

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Star Trek: Discovery Begins Production Promo

I'm using "we" a lot because Star Trek is about inclusion and unity. The uniforms have a blue and gold color scheme similar to those worn on Star Trek: Enterprise . Michelle Yeoh , meanwhile, is pl...

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Antoine Fuqua steps down as 'Scarface' director

Although Fuqua is no longer attached to the movie, shooting on "Scarface" is still scheduled to start in the spring and the search for a new director is underway. The reboot will take cues from the im...

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Ellen DeGeneres Nails 'Fifty Shades' Parody With Jamie Dornan

Jamie Dornan and Dakota Johnson return to the roles of Christian Grey and Anastasia Steele for the upcoming movie, an adaptation of the novel of the same name by E.L. "No. I don't think she wants s...

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Asia frontman, ex-King Crimson bassist John Wetton dies

Asia frontman, ex-King Crimson bassist John Wetton dies

The announcement was shared through Asia's Twitter account and few other details are available. He was best-known, however, with Asia , whose self-titled 1982 debut album sold more than eight milli...

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Viola Davis & Julia Roberts Set to Star in Drama 'Small Great Things'

Viola Davis & Julia Roberts Set to Star in Drama 'Small Great Things'

Picoult disclosed in a TIME op-ed previous year that " Small Great Things " was inspired in part by nurse Tonya Battle's racial discrimination lawsuit against Flint, Michigan's Hurley Medical Cent...

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U.S. will prioritize Christian refugees

The order targeted people from Iran, Syria, Iraq, Sudan, Libya, Somalia and Yemen, including those with visas and for a time lawful permanent residents holding green cards. Throngs of people were ga...

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Mel Kiper's 'The Bachelor' Big Board -- Episode 5

Haunted houses were explored, sparks flew and insults were slung leading up to Nick's game changing decision between Corinne and Taylor on a two-on-one date. Everyone (can we get through a week ...

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USA rights groups file lawsuit over Trump order blocking refugees

USA rights groups file lawsuit over Trump order blocking refugees

But an earlier leaked draft suggested the action would block refugee admissions from the war-torn country of Syria indefinitely; suspend refugee admissions from all countries for 120 days; and ban p...

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Homeland Security Chief: Trump Order 'Not a Ban on Muslims'

Homeland Security Chief: Trump Order 'Not a Ban on Muslims'

The US Department of Homeland Security has said the entry of green card holders into America is in national interest, amid reports of these legal permanent residents being detained at US airports...

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Oprah Winfrey Will Be A Special Contributor For 60 Minutes

Oprah's arrival to the Sunday night program will help CBS News compete with NBC News' addition of Megyn Kelly. Calling it "the bastion of journalistic storytelling", Winfrey said she's admired t...

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James Corden takes on immigration ban in Late Late Show intro

The Late Late Show host can be seen setting up his camera in his vehicle, walking past protesters outside the terminal, checking in for his flight, going through security and getting a grilled cheese...

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Budweiser enters the conversation about immigration in America

Budweiser enters the conversation about immigration in America

Here's a teaser for the commercial, titled " Born the Hard Way ". Set on the Mississippi River, the ad sees a battered Busch - played by Sam Schweikert - jump off a burning steamboat on to the muddy...

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Freeform's Cloak And Dagger casts its Cloak and Dagger

Billed as a "superhero love story", Cloak And Dagger is about two troubled young people, Tandy Bowen (a.k.a. Dagger ) and Tyrone Johnson (a.k.a. Aubrey Joseph (" Run All Night ", " The Night...

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Daft Punk To Perform With The Weeknd At The Grammy Awards

The Weeknd will be participating in music's biggest night! Once January rolls around and festivals and tours start getting announced, there comes a rejuvenated hope that Daft Punk will tour. Paak is ...

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Ways to turn the Super Bowl into a learning experience

Ways to turn the Super Bowl into a learning experience

Brady would not say whether he thinks it will be awkward if he and Goodell are on the same stage. Ryan has had a prolific season. He set the Falcons' franchise record for passing yards (4,944), tou...

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Pharrell Williams & Wife Helen Lasichanh Welcome Triplets!

Pharrell Williams & Wife Helen Lasichanh Welcome Triplets!

The names and genders of the triplets have not been revealed, but the family are said to be " happy and healthy" following the birth. When the couple originally debuted Lasichanh's baby bump in Septe...

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Mischa Barton had drink spiked while celebrating birthday with friends

Barton released a statement to People magazine saying she had been out celebrating her birthday with friends on January 25 when her drink was spiked. It turns out, she may have been drugged. "It ...

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