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Author: 0 House fire kills 5, including 3 children, in NYC

Sharmaine Belto-Lewis brought two of her four children to the scene to teach them how to escape from a burning home. The Washington Post reported that footage on the news showed flames shooting up through the roof as the fire progressed to the second floor and consumed the house.

Arts&Culture Cheryl Burke to Replace Abby Lee Miller in Season 8?
Author: 0 Cheryl Burke to Replace Abby Lee Miller in Season 8?

Former cast member, Abby Lee Miller of " Dance Moms " attends Nickelodeon's 28th Annual Kids' Choice Awards held at The Forum on March 28, 2015 in Inglewood, California. 'For the past six years/ seven seasons i have asked, begged, and even demanded creative credit for all the ideas, award winning routines, themes, and costuming - to no avail!' That's because she realized that she doesn't have anyone close to her in her life.

Arts&Culture 50-60 teens swarm BART train, rob weekend riders
Author: 0 50-60 teens swarm BART train, rob weekend riders

Officials say the robbery was planned like a Blitzkrieg with the teens swarming the station, forcing the traindoors open, rushing into the train and robbing passengers, and then disappearing into an East Oakland neighborhood - all in a matter of minutes.

Arts&Culture School boards warn parents about the new Netflix series '13 Reasons Why'
Author: 0 School boards warn parents about the new Netflix series '13 Reasons Why'

She leaves behind a set of recordings, explaining to her peers how they contributed to her decision. Watch Kate Walsh's full interview on " 13 Reasons Why " below. One of the writers, Nic Sheff, said in a column on Vanity Fair: "It seemed to me the flawless opportunity to show what an actual suicide really looks like-to dispel the myth of the quiet drifting off, and to make viewers face the reality of what happens when you jump from a burning building into something much, much worse".

Author: 0 Stephen Colbert and 'Stephen Colbert' bid farewell to Bill O'Reilly

Fox News Channel, through an official statement, revealed that the network came to this decision after conducting a careful and thorough investigation of the sexual harassment charges against the TV personality. Bill O'Reilly has been subjected to a brutal campaign of character assassination that is unprecedented in post-McCarthyist America. That multiplying effect gave O'Reilly a role in a seismic change, he said.

Author: 0 The Death Of Prince: One Year Later

The estate's lawsuit says Boxill signed a confidentiality agreement detailing that the recordings would remain Prince's property. Light, the author of "Let's Go Crazy: Prince and the Making of Purple Rain ", told ABC News that fan of the future might not be able to see just how good he was.

Arts&Culture Channing and Jenna Dewan Tatum Magic Mike Live
Author: 0 Channing and Jenna Dewan Tatum Magic Mike Live

Channing Tatum's three-year-old daughter has already seen his Las Vegas strip show Magic Mike Live . After all, the show is interactive, with performers offering their abs for audience members to stroke, twirling them during slow dances, and even giving them foot massages, USA Today's Mallenbaum wrote in her review.

Arts&Culture Marine Le Pen steps down from National Front leadership
Author: 0 Marine Le Pen steps down from National Front leadership

Mr Macron collected 8.66 million votes, or 24.01 per cent, while Ms Le Pen garnered 7.68 million votes, or 21.30 per cent, according to the official final count published by the Interior Ministry. Globalist candidate Macron was endorsed by Francois Fillon and Benoit Hamon following their defeats, though Melenchon declined to offer an endorsement, urging voters to follow their own consciences.

Author: 0 The Fate of the Furious overtakes Star Wars with $700m debut

Vin Diesel, Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson, and Jason Statham are a bunch of alpha males not accustomed to losing-whether it's in the gym or on the screen. The story follows a villainous superhacker (Theron) who turns Diesel's character against his crew. Fate of the Furious has one of the most inclusive group of actors in such a high-profile project and stars Dwayne Johnson, Vin Diesel , Ludacris, Nathalie Emmanuel , Tyrese Gibson and Michelle Rodriguez .

Author: 0 'Avengers: Infinity War' will be 'exactly what the fans want': Chris Pratt

But the new one - and this is meant as a heartfelt compliment - looks like an explosion in a nursery school craft cupboard. She tweeted that James Gunn has revealed that the singer-actress will be featured in the film. As it stands, Guardians of the Galaxy 2 has a current 87% fresh rating compared to the 91% the first movie finished with. He's not always the gruff, tough customer we saw in the first film.

Arts&Culture Ant species named after Radiohead
Author: 0 Ant species named after Radiohead

As it turns our, the scientists are serious fans of Radiohead , which they credit for more than their ability to raid picnic tables and lift objects many times their own weight. Interestingly, in the course of their research, the biologists discovered that female ants of the species are covered with a white, crystal-like layer which is entirely absent in males.

Arts&Culture Shraddha Kapoor As The Young Haseena Is Fresh And Fierce…
Author: 0 Shraddha Kapoor As The Young Haseena Is Fresh And Fierce…

With Haseena: The Queen of Mumbai , she is getting a screen rebirth as Haseena Parkar, Dawood Ibrahim's sister and the godmother of crime. This is Shraddha's first stint in biopic genre and the 30-year-old actor looks convincing as a gangster in this new look from the film.

Author: 0 Vin Diesel wasn't supposed to be in Fast and Furious

While Vin Diesel has starred in the franchise for more than 15 years, he wasn't the first choice to play Dom Toretto. He recollected: "I had been working with Paul Walker on another movie, Skulls , and I gave him the script [for The Fast and the Furious ]".

Arts&Culture Duchess of Cambridge 'feels lonely too'
Author: 0 Duchess of Cambridge 'feels lonely too'

In the clip shared on Kensington Palace's Twitter account, Gaga - who has openly discussed her battle with depression over the years - said: "Hello Prince William!". It ain't going to change it. Last week the duke and duchess joined Prince Harry to launch a school called the Global Academy in West London. "And when you start thinking like that, it can be really damaging", Harry says.

Author: 0 Prince William gets squirted with water by a cheeky London Marathon runner

Speaking candidly about the trauma they endured as children when their mother Diana, Princess of Wales , was killed in a auto crash in Paris, the princes urged people to be more open with their emotions. Back in February, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge took on Prince Harry in a relay race at London's Olympic park. "When you think like that it can be really damaging", he said.

Arts&Culture Indians are lucky, says Kamal Haasan on Viswanath
Author: 0 Indians are lucky, says Kamal Haasan on Viswanath

He will be bestowed this honour for his outstanding contribution to the growth and development of Indian Cinema. President Pranab Mukherjee will confer the award on 3rd of next month at a function in New Delhi . The Government of India made a formal announcement on Monday. He was born at Gudivadain Andhra Pradesh in 1930. He has made 50 films since 1965 and has received 20 Nandi awards (awarded by the Andhra Pradesh government), 10 Filmfare awards including a Lifetime Achievement award and ...

Arts&Culture Not performing at Justin Bieber concert in India: Sonakshi Sinha
Author: 0 Not performing at Justin Bieber concert in India: Sonakshi Sinha

Armaan wrote on Twitter , "Leave the stage and mic to us, that's our playground not yours". Armaan made a rather harsh tweet saying that actors should only concentrate on acting, and leave the platform of singing for the singers. Sonakshi defended herself by arguing that "a secure artist wud always encourage another artist to grow their skills and follow their dreams". To which he wrote: "You are mistaking me for Amaal Mallik he is the composer".

Author: 0 Reports of N.Korea artillery drill as USA submarine docks in South

At this point, North Korea tested five nuclear missiles and for the 85 anniversary of their national army, Kim Jong-un will certainly take advantage of the opportunity to initiate another nuclear test. Despite the buildup, President Donald Trump has reportedly settled on a strategy that emphasizes increased pressure on North Korea with the help of China, the North's only major ally, instead of military options or trying to overthrow North Korea's government.

Author: 0 Democrat Just Misses Stunning Victory in Georgia House Race

Karen Handel , Georgia's former secretary of state, has led the Republican field. "The Democratic base is totally engaged, totally fired up, and anybody that thinks that is going to go away I think is whistling past the political graveyard", Cole said.

Arts&Culture Guardians Of The Galaxy 2 director James Gunn hints at gay hero
Author: 0 Guardians Of The Galaxy 2 director James Gunn hints at gay hero

You've seen all their stuff, and you have this opportunity, from time to time, to work with someone like a Kurt Russell . Also, as unbelievable as it would be to see Silver Surfer or Galactus in the MCU, we're not including anyone that Marvel doesn't now own the rights to, so don't expect to see Agent Venom or Kitty Pryde or any of the other non-MCU characters that have served on the team in the comics on this list either.

Author: 0 Prince William, Kate startled after water squirted at them by runner

Kate couldn't stop beaming at the annual race, smiling and laughing with both her husband and Prince Harry as the threesome began the mammoth race through the capital. You have no idea what you're doing'. The marathon's official charity, Heads Together, was launched by the three royals past year and coordinated in their black Heads Together jackets, they were on hand to support the 700 runners representing the charity.

Arts&Culture Aamir receives Dinanath Mangeshkar Award from RSS chief
Author: 0 Aamir receives Dinanath Mangeshkar Award from RSS chief

I am here because of the directors and writer for the wonderful work they have done. Aamir Khan was present at the ceremony with Nitesh Tiwari, writer-director of one of the biggest blockbusters of 2016. "I thank all of them", Aamir said after receiving the award. Along with Khan, yesteryear heroine Vyjayanthimala and former cricketer Kapil Dev will also be honored at the do.

Arts&Culture Sheryl Sandberg picks 'Option B' in her book on resilience
Author: 0 Sheryl Sandberg picks 'Option B' in her book on resilience

Nothing, though, prepared Sandberg for her husband's unexpected death. Co-written with psychologist and bestselling author Adam Grant, the book puts a big emphasis on what Sandberg calls the elephant in the room. They were in Mexico for a friend's 50th birthday celebration when the 47-year-old SurveyMonkey CEO left his wife's side to go exercise at the gym. "Empathy was nice, but encouragement was better".

Arts&Culture Madonna Biopic 'Blonde Ambition' in the Works at Universal
Author: 0 Madonna Biopic 'Blonde Ambition' in the Works at Universal

The story is set in early 1980s NY as Madonna Louise Ciccone works on her first album, struggling in a business that treats women badly, while also dealing with a burgeoning love life and the first hints of fame. De Luca produces the " Fifty Shades " franchise for Universal and was nominated for three consecutive Academy Awards for best picture for " Moneyball ", "Social Network", and "Captain Phillips".

Arts&Culture Faye Dunaway speaks on Oscar's best picture fiasco
Author: 0 Faye Dunaway speaks on Oscar's best picture fiasco

The actress, who read the wrong name at the ceremony in February after Warren Beatty passed the envelope, broke her silence on " NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt " Monday night. It struck me [as] kind of amusing that this moment was so overly dramatised, you know. Earlier this month, Warren Beatty briefly told his side of the story in an interview with British chat show host Graham Norton.

Author: 0 Bill O'Reilly Sexual Harassment Scandal Has Local Women Taking a Stand

For those wondering about the future of Bill O'Reilly, the former Fox News star is set to return on Monday with a new episode of his podcast, "The No Spin News ". But that is the unfortunate reality many of us in the public eye must live with today. Over the course of his recent years at Fox, the show averaged 4 million viewers each night, making it the highest rated cable news television show ever.

Arts&Culture Arkansas executes Jones; plans 2nd lethal injection of night
Author: 0 Arkansas executes Jones; plans 2nd lethal injection of night

Baker issued her stay for Williams upon learning this account, but ultimately, her actions indicated confidence that the second execution should proceed. The request was granted, temporarily halting Williams' execution. Williams also had fried chicken and potato logs, along with banana pudding, nachos with chili cheese and jalapenos and Mountain Dew.

Author: 0 Zlatan Ibrahimovic EXCLUSIVE: Manchester United striker suffered double injury

He suffered significant knee-ligament damage in Thursday's Europa League quarter-final victory against Anderlecht and has been ruled out for the rest of the season. "Another one plays and we don't cry", he said. "We're all gutted and disappointed for them because they're going to have tough times in the next few months but they have the support of all the players".

Arts&Culture Man punched shark to stop it attacking his wife
Author: 0 Man punched shark to stop it attacking his wife

A representative from the Ascension Island Government said Ms Gonsalves is in a stable condition in hospital on the island and "recovering well". It is unclear how serious her injuries are but she was reportedly bitten on her leg. "The person concerned was swimming near the shore and her injuries were attended to at the George Town Hospital", said to a statement from the government of St.

Author: 0 Marine Le Pen demands closure of all Islamist mosques in France

The murder of a policeman on the Champs-Elysees has forced an early end to campaigning for the leading candidates, with the race wide open, according to polls . Prime Minister Bernard Cazeneuve accused Le Pen of attempting to make political hay out of the killing, saying she was "seeking, as she does after every tragedy, to take advantage of it".

Arts&Culture Writers in Hollywood Authorize Unions to Strike
Author: 0 Writers in Hollywood Authorize Unions to Strike

As a response to the strike authorization, the producers group said it is committed to making a deal that keeps the industry working. The group's last strike, which lasted about three months, impacted the 2007-08 television season with many shows producing shortened seasons or not airing at all during the strike.

Arts&Culture Gloves off in French election as Le Pen aide calls Macron 'arrogant'
Author: 0 Gloves off in French election as Le Pen aide calls Macron 'arrogant'

Centrist candidate Macron and far-right politician Marine Le Pen won the most backing in the hotly contested vote Sunday, qualifying for the final round in May and shutting out the two mainstream parties. "We didn't do the work - intellectual, ideological and political - on what the left is, and we paid the price". Ahead of Sunday's vote, markets had been contemplating a variety of nightmare scenarios for them, including one in which Le Pen would go through to a runoff against the far ...

Arts&Culture Court rejects stay for 1 of 2 Arkansas inmates
Author: 0 Court rejects stay for 1 of 2 Arkansas inmates

If both Jones and Williams are killed on Monday, it will be the first double execution carried out in the US since 2000. The 8th Circuit Court of Appeals denied him a stay based on that claim and another one arguing ineffective counsel in his trial.

Arts&Culture Angelina Jolie to tie the knot soon?
Author: 0 Angelina Jolie to tie the knot soon?

Magazine - have splashed that Jolie is planning her fourth marriage with "a handsome British entrepreneur with strong political ties and aspirations". IBTimes UK has contacted the representatives of Jolie to substantiate the claims made by the report and is awaiting a response. As you may remember, Brad dived into an art project as a way of coping with his harsh divorce form Angelina Jolie , 41.

Author: 0 Erin Moran likely died of cancer complications, officials say

The statement didn't specify what type of cancer Moran had. "Such sad sad news". RIP Erin. I'll always choose to remember you on our show making scenes better, getting laughs and lighting up TV screens, ' Howard tweeted. In 2010, Erin and a number of her former " Happy Days " co-stars sued network CBS, claiming they were owed money from merchandising revenues. My heartfelt condolences to all her friends and family! "For me, you do drugs or drink, you're gonna die", Baio said.

Author: 0 Gimmick Match Is Returning This Monday On RAW

Kalisto on Twitter this week challenged Strowman to a dumpster match, with Kalisto writing, "Then I'll reveal the kind of monster trash you are". We open with a long recap of Braun Strowman destroying things for the last two weeks. When the show returns from commercial break, Kurt Angle replaces Amore with Finn Balor. Bayley was doing guest commentary and tried to bring Alexa back to the ring but she escaped backstage.

Author: 0 Westbrook, Thunder can level series vs. Rockets

Only Wilt Chamberlain, who had four consecutive triple-doubles in the 1967 playoffs, had ever recorded three consecutive playoff triple-doubles. If you can't necessarily match a team's talent, then one way to keep up with them is to launch a ton of 3s and hope that majority go in.

Arts&Culture Stephen Belafonte asks Mel B for a 'cash advance' amid divorce row
Author: 0 Stephen Belafonte asks Mel B for a 'cash advance' amid divorce row

In court papers, the 41-year-old singer - whose full name is Melanie Brown - said she was the victim of "multiple physical beatings" at the hands of Belafonte and he threatened to "destroy" her career by releasing sex tapes of her. The photos show Lorraine Gilles smiling with the former Spice Girls singer. Belafonte, 41, had been ordered to stay away from Brown, also 41, and her three children.

Author: 0 'Fate Of The Furious' Boots 'Boss Baby' In Huge April Opener

The film zoomed to an estimated $532.5 million global debut over Easter weekend, including $100.2 million in the United States and a $432.2 million overseas. With the eight successful movies, and a total of $4.4 Billion and counting, we can not deny that the global audience really loves this auto racing action movie.

Author: 0 'Happy Days' Star Moran Likely Died From Cancer

In this September 24, 2008 file photo, Erin Moran is seen arriving at the Fox Reality Channel Really Awards in Los Angeles. No cause of death has been determined. Henry Winkler , who played The Fonz in the series, also shared condolences on Twitter . "OH Erin. now you will finally have the peace you wanted so badly here on earth", Winkler tweeted .

Arts&Culture Fury in Vietnam over United passenger dragged from plane
Author: 0 Fury in Vietnam over United passenger dragged from plane

He has promised to review the airline's passenger-removal policy. The victim, Dao, told WLKY he's recovering in a Chicago hospital. The crew on United flight 3411 was trying to make room for four employees of a partner airline who needed to get to Louisville by Monday morning to crew another flight, and had asked for four volunteers to give up their seats.

Author: 0 Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2 review: Marvel's new gold standard

The review embargo for Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2 is now up, and Collider Video's Perri Nemiroff , John Campea , and Dennis Tzeng are here to review the highly anticipated Marvel sequel with no spoilers . As comics fans may already know, Mainframe is an alternate universe version of Vision from The Avengers who operates within the same fictive space as Peter Quill ( Chris Pratt) and company - though how the character will be adapted to suit the purposes of the MCU remains to be ...

Arts&Culture Katy Perry Looks Just Like Guy Fieri and It's Freaking Us Out
Author: 0 Katy Perry Looks Just Like Guy Fieri and It's Freaking Us Out

Mirroring Kim's past look perfectly, Katy posed up a storm in front of the camera and showed off dramatic make-up as she embraced the Kardashian style. Katy Perry is definitely in the midst of a serious style over haul - as well as cropping her hair and dying it bleach blonde, she's made a decision to try her hand at being a Kardashian for a day, too.

Arts&Culture Bill O'Reilly returns
Author: 0 Bill O'Reilly returns

O'Reilly was sacked from Fox News last week after a New York Times story revealed the settlement payments that O'Reilly, Fox and 21st Century Fox paid to women who accused O'Reilly of sexual harassment and verbal abuse. But that is the unfortunate reality many of us in the public eye must live with today. While advertisers abandoned ship, O'Reilly's ratings never fell and instead spiked since the scandal first broke.

Author: 0 Prince's estate sues to block release of new music

TMZ reported that Jay Z attempted to buy Prince's unreleased music that was kept in a vault after his death but was unsuccessful. As he steered " Purple Rain " through its moody intervals, Prince paused to tell the crowd, "If you come to my house, you have to take care of it...at Paisley Park we sing together, we dine together, we love together".