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Arts&Culture Multiple Reports Accuse 'The Voice' Of Lying About Katy Perry's 'Live' Gig
Author: 0 Multiple Reports Accuse 'The Voice' Of Lying About Katy Perry's 'Live' Gig

The 32-year-old singer set tongues wagging earlier this week when she claimed the One Direction hunk is "always" trying to flirt with her and get her number, despite the nine-year age gap between them. That's kinda what this feels like. Appearing earlier in the week, Niall had joked that Katy was "patronising" him. Just this year, Miley Cyrus said she was the inspiration behind KP's "I Kissed A Girl," and she was only 15 at the time.

Arts&Culture In tweet blitz, Trump defends social media use
Author: 0 In tweet blitz, Trump defends social media use

Acting on her "gut instinct", Mika Brzezinski from MSNBC's Morning Joe program said she believed Mrs Trump was only continuing her duties as first lady for the sake of her 11-year-old son, Barron. Appearing to reference his daughter Ivanka Trump's self-description as an "advocate for the education and empowerment of women" , they went on: "It would be the height of hypocrisy to claim the mantle of women's empowerment while allowing a family member to continue such abusive conduct".

Arts&Culture Woman Killed Hours After Writing About Six-Figure Salary On Facebook
Author: 0 Woman Killed Hours After Writing About Six-Figure Salary On Facebook

The suspect fled the scene by stealing the family's vehicle, but ditched the auto shortly thereafter. "One of the biggest parts of this case is that her auto was stolen and recovered", Tom Whatley, a retired police detective, told WPEC. Now, in 2017, the Lake Worth woman said she is making multiple six figures annually. I couldn't even afford $99 at that time. "She was a very loving person", Clarke told the Palm Beach Post .

Arts&Culture Iran's Larijani felicitates Iraqi president on Mosul liberation
Author: 0 Iran's Larijani felicitates Iraqi president on Mosul liberation

According to the general, there are now no more than a few dozen of terrorists still left in the city, and their complete and utter defeat is inevitable. A woman screams while fleeing with her family through a destroyed alley. Iraqi joint forces spokesman Yahia Rasoul on July 1 told state-run TV that "Iraqi forces are advancing into the Old City" and IS "now holds control over a few residential areas" as the battle to end IS's three-year hold on Mosul appears to be nearing an end.

Arts&Culture PM's cousin to appear before JIT today
Author: 0 PM's cousin to appear before JIT today

He said advised Imran Khan that he should also follow the prime minister and appear before the courts for accountability of allegations leveled against him. The investigating team has been given 60 days to probe the Sharif family's properties and the money trail behind it as part of the verdict announced in the Panama Papers case.

Arts&Culture Akshay Kumar's First Look From Reema Kagti's 'Gold' Has Left Us Excited
Author: 0 Akshay Kumar's First Look From Reema Kagti's 'Gold' Has Left Us Excited

Just yesterday Akshay Kumar starrer Gold went into production and with that two big news hit the web, which left everyone in a state of frenzy. "Set out on a brand new journey, aiming for nothing less than "Gold"! ". Since then it has been speculated that this dance rehearsal might be for her role in the film. The actors have been training with different coaches, particularly with former Indian captain, Sandeep Singh to improve their hockey skills.

Arts&Culture Oregon WR Darren Carrington suspended indefinitely after DUI
Author: 0 Oregon WR Darren Carrington suspended indefinitely after DUI

Carrington was arrested at 3:15 a.m. Saturday after allegedly colliding with a drive-through at a McDonald's at 659 E. Broadway near downtown Eugene, according to Eugene police spokeswoman Melinda McLaughlin. At the time, The Oregonian reported that Carrington has been accused of pushing a former student near campus after a game. Following the Spring Game that saw Carrington catch three touchdowns from Quarterback Justin Herbert, it appeared he was heading in the direction of a new beginning ...

Arts&Culture Minister rejects Khan's plea over Grenfell Tower blaze
Author: 0 Minister rejects Khan's plea over Grenfell Tower blaze

They follow its chief executive Nicholas Holgate last week, who said he had wished to remain in the post but Sajid Javid, the communities and local government secretary, had "required the leader of the council to seek my resignation". May has faced public accusations of being insensitive to residents in the days after the blaze, but the council has been on the front line of the fury from residents as it deals with the nuts-and-bolts issues of helping hundreds of people obtain food, clothing ...

Arts&Culture 4 killed as fire hits Syrian refugee camp in Lebanon
Author: 0 4 killed as fire hits Syrian refugee camp in Lebanon

Another militant threw a grenade at a patrol, wounding four soldiers. According to the United Nations Higher Commission for Refugees (UNHCR) Lebanon hosts around 1.1 million Syrians who fled their war-torn country since the rebellion against the regime of President Bashar Assad in March 2011.

Author: 0 Tom Holland struggled with physicality of new Spider-Man

Earlier this week, we found out that the direct sequel to Marvel Studios' Spider-Man: Homecoming will kick off a new era of the Marvel Cinematic Universe by showing Tom Holland's Spider-Man dealing with the aftermath of the upcoming Avengers movies .

Arts&Culture Star Trek: First Contact's James Cromwell Sentenced to Jail
Author: 0 Star Trek: First Contact's James Cromwell Sentenced to Jail

It's not that I don't think he should have been sentenced because the law is a law but it's just amusing to me that Cromwell will be sitting in jail for a week. Following an appeal, all the three defendants can now pay the fine till July 14. Wawayanda Town Justice Timothy McElduff Jr. fined each of them $250 plus a $125 surcharge, originally due to be paid by Thursday.

Arts&Culture Steph Curry signs biggest contract in National Basketball Association history
Author: 0 Steph Curry signs biggest contract in National Basketball Association history

The NBA's salary structure leads to a lot of weird discrepancies in how players are paid. Responding to a tweet from San Francisco Chronicle columnist Ann Killion that pointed out the Warriors are now worth $2.6 billion after being purchased for $450 million in 2010, James implied that there shouldn't be a salary cap, and that Curry should be signing a five-year, $400 million contract this summer.

Author: 0 Princess Diana gravesite rededicated on her birthday

The royals rededicated her grave and held a private memorial service on the island of the Oval Lake at Althorp House in England, the Princess of Wales' family estate in Northamptonshire where she grew up and was laid to rest almost 20 years ago.

Arts&Culture Sandy Leon catching on Saturday for Boston
Author: 0 Sandy Leon catching on Saturday for Boston

Sale (11-3) struck out 11, boosting his major league-leading total to 166. "He's been really good here (in Toronto)". "It's going to be fun when we get going", he said. "I was lost with every pitch out there", Estrada said. The loss dropped the Jays record to 37-43 putting them six games below.500 for the first time since May 23.

Arts&Culture Monaco star Tiemoue Bakayoko £35million transfer to Chelsea on verge of completion
Author: 0 Monaco star Tiemoue Bakayoko £35million transfer to Chelsea on verge of completion

Matic was instrumental for the Blues last season, forming an effective partnership with N'Golo Kante as Chelsea romped to the title, but Conte is keen to add more mobility to his midfield, and feels Bakayoko is the man. He's aggressive in the challenge, he gets around the field, he's tidy on the ball, he's got energy to burn. Romelu Lukaku plays five-a-side football in U.S.

Arts&Culture 'The Carmichael Show' canceled after three seasons
Author: 0 'The Carmichael Show' canceled after three seasons

It's a rarity that a comedy series tackles the social and political issues of the day in such a clever and hilariously amusing way. Bob Greenblatt and Jennifer Salke of NBC Entertainment said they were "enormously proud" to broadcast the series and applauded 'Jerrod's talent and vision to do a classic family sitcom that also taps into issues and relevant stories from the real world'.

Arts&Culture National Basketball Association free agency grades: Spurs will re-sign Patty Mills
Author: 0 National Basketball Association free agency grades: Spurs will re-sign Patty Mills

As first reported by ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski , Mills has agreed to sign a four-year, $50 million deal to stay with the franchise he's played six of his eight National Basketball Association seasons for. Mills averaged 9.5 points in a career-best 22 minutes per game last season. That's a great deal by the Spurs. Was Mills good enough to start for a competitive team elsewhere? It's not just whether the final year of the contract has a player or team option attached to it, but how the ...

Arts&Culture Why NJ's state beaches are closed to everyone -- except Christie's family
Author: 0 Why NJ's state beaches are closed to everyone -- except Christie's family

At midnight, all nonessential state government services came to a complete halt after neither the state Senate nor the General Assembly approved a budget for Gov. "I love it; it's the best place in New Jersey", he said. Christie said during a news conference Friday that he's not concerned about how he'd be perceived during a shutdown.

Arts&Culture Jabba The Hutt Rumored To Arrive in Han Solo Spinoff
Author: 0 Jabba The Hutt Rumored To Arrive in Han Solo Spinoff

Lord and Miller were said to have relied too heavily on the improvisational style of acting they were known for in their previous work. According to sources, once Kasdan saw this he demanded that every line be said word for word. It's possible Ehrenreich wasn't pleased with Lord and Miller, either. The totally CGI version that appeared in the prequel trilogy and reworked Special Editions of the original trilogy was universally regarded as a disappointment, with many fans missing the ...

Arts&Culture The 'Top Gun' Sequel Has a Release Date
Author: 0 The 'Top Gun' Sequel Has a Release Date

Kosinski will re-team with Cruise, whom the helmer worked together with on the 2013 sci-fi movie " Oblivion ". As they tell it, Maverick is now an instructor in the Fighter Weapons School who's leading a new class of fighter pilots in their training.

Author: 0 Beyoncé, Jay-Z's twins' names are Rumi and Sir, reports say

The names were discovered on Monday, June 26 , when the company that Beyoncé and Jay-Z own filed paperwork that officially listed the names Rumi Carter and Sir Carter as registered trademarks, which will be used for a bevy of different products.

Arts&Culture Michael Jackson's father fine after auto accident
Author: 0 Michael Jackson's father fine after auto accident

Jackson was in a passenger seat of the luxury auto that was travelling westbound on West Sahara Avenue east of Decatur Boulevard, when it crashed into another vehicle, reported Variety . "All is well. Thank God". Later in the day, the father of the late King of Pop updated the blog with snaps at home with his friend Charles Coupet showing that he was doing fine and enjoying his afternoon.

Author: 0 Tight End Darren Waller Suspended for At Least One Year

Waller technically is eligible to participate in training camp and preseason games, but will not be allowed at the team facility once the season begins. The 2015 sixth-round pick has enormous potential - he's one of the team's most athletically freakish players given his size and speed - but a second suspension could derail his career.

Arts&Culture Fyre Festival organizer arrested and charged with wire fraud
Author: 0 Fyre Festival organizer arrested and charged with wire fraud

Acting Manhattan U.S. Attorney Joon Kim labelled the Fyre Festival a "fiasco", saying that McFarland "promised a "life changing" music festival but in actuality delivered a disaster". The duo used a handful of female celebrities, including Kendall Jenner and Bella Hadid, to promote the event, enticing both investors and wealthy concertgoers to participate.

Arts&Culture Disappearance of Chinese Scholar in US Raises Safety Concerns
Author: 0 Disappearance of Chinese Scholar in US Raises Safety Concerns

Prosecutors said that while he was under surveillance, Christensen made statements indicating his involvement and coupled with other findings, that led law enforcement agents to believe she is no longer alive. Zhang was last seen getting into a black vehicle. This update has been corrected to show that Christensen's age is 28, not 27. "We realize that this has been a source of anxiety for our entire campus community", Jeff Christensen, chief of the university's police force, has said.

Arts&Culture Family's amateur sting operation takes down man targeting young girl
Author: 0 Family's amateur sting operation takes down man targeting young girl

That's when the father made his stand. But he didn't sit around and wait for law enforcement to act - the Del City man set up his own sting operation and caught the 33-year-old pervert. A 30-year-old sexual predator was exchanging sexually-themed texts with a 15-year-old girl. ". The moment he entered my yard, that point in time, I had to do what was right as a father", Dad tells KOCO 5 News.

Arts&Culture Adele cancels final two Wembley shows
Author: 0 Adele cancels final two Wembley shows

I had to push a lot harder than I normally do", she said. "I don't even know how to start this", the singer began, saying that while her last two Wembley shows have been the "biggest and best" of her life, she has "struggled vocally" at the tail end of her epic tour.

Arts&Culture China's Xi marks Hong Kong anniversary as protests planned
Author: 0 China's Xi marks Hong Kong anniversary as protests planned

Xi's three-day visit comes three years after " Umbrella Movement " protesters crippled the city for months as they camped out on thoroughfares, calling for reforms and the protection of Hong Kong's unique status. On 1 July 1997, the United Kingdom handed control of Hong Kong to China under what is known as a " one country, two systems " formula, which grants a level of autonomy to Hong Kong that differs from mainland China .

Arts&Culture F1 Business Diary 2017: The Azerbaijan Grand Prix
Author: 0 F1 Business Diary 2017: The Azerbaijan Grand Prix

The German insisted after the race that he was unaware why he received the stop/go penalty , believing that Hamilton should have been sanctioned for brake testing him under the safety vehicle. Despite that, Hamilton got up close by the last lap, but the best he could manage was fifth place, behind the victor, Daniel Ricciardo in the Red Bull, second place Bottas in the Mercedes, Stroll in the Williams and Vettel's Ferrari .

Arts&Culture Colorado Springs mom comes face-to-face with bear
Author: 0 Colorado Springs mom comes face-to-face with bear

We hate having to do that, ' Vogrin said. CPW has set up a bear trap in the neighborhood after they say this bear has gone too far. Officers estimate the bear weighs more than 400 pounds - much heavier than the average adult bear, which typically grows to be between 120 and 300 pounds in the wild.

Arts&Culture US Sanctions Chinese Bank Over N. Korea
Author: 0 US Sanctions Chinese Bank Over N. Korea

Two months later, after being sworn in, Trump reversed course and told Chinese President Xi Jinping he would honour the "One China " policy that recognises only Beijing , clearing the way for him to seek Xi's help on North Korea. The visit resulted in few concrete deliverables, but the optics mostly suggested that U.S. The administration said the approvals did not violate the Taiwan Relations Act that governs U.S.

Arts&Culture Leslie Jones Accuses the Ritz Carlton of Racism and the Hotel Responds
Author: 0 Leslie Jones Accuses the Ritz Carlton of Racism and the Hotel Responds

The hotel responded right away tweeting: "We're very sorry to hear this". Now we've all had bad service before, whether it be at a hotel, a restaurant, or any number of the service industries. "We remain committed to providing an environment where all feel welcome", Campbell said. Jones failed to give any more details and her rep did not return a request for comment.

Author: 0 Screen Legend Olivia De Havilland Turns 101 On July 1st

The complaint alleges infringement of the right of publicity, invasion of privacy and unjust enrichment. In the series, de Havilland is portrayed as a confidante of Davis who talks to documentary filmmakers and offers insight into Davis' and Crawford's rise to fame and into each actress' struggle to continue working in an industry that is not kind to mature actresses.

Arts&Culture State set for midnight GST rollout
Author: 0 State set for midnight GST rollout

We have been saying this since beginning that everyone has contributed to the GST. The GST was established to subsume various indirect taxes levied at different levels, with the idea of reducing red-tape, plugging leakages and paving the way for a transparent indirect tax regime.

Arts&Culture Pence chief of staff to leave voluntarily
Author: 0 Pence chief of staff to leave voluntarily

The move comes at a time when Pence I still developing his portfolio at the Trump White House. He had worked on Pence's team for more than 12 years and had served in his Washington office, when Pence was governor of in, reported The Hill .

Arts&Culture Arsenal target 'wants out' of Lyon; increased offer expected
Author: 0 Arsenal target 'wants out' of Lyon; increased offer expected

It is believed Lacazette wants to leave Lyon and was set on a move to Atletico Madrid until the Spanish club's transfer ban was upheld, preventing a move until January at the earliest. The options? "It'll either be a France worldwide or a player from a very big European club". Aulas' comment would seem to hint at a move for Olivier Giroud , who he has previously hinted he would want to have as a makeweight in any potential deal for Lacazette.

Arts&Culture Hamilton keen to win F1 championship 'the right way'
Author: 0 Hamilton keen to win F1 championship 'the right way'

Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo won what will be regarded as a race for the ages following three safety auto periods, one red flag and a series of notable incidents. This season they are evenly matched, with three wins each, and Vettel leads Hamilton in the overall championship by 14 points after eight races. We're frankly not sure what more Vettel wants to say, as there doesn't seem to be much left to discuss regarding the coming together.

Arts&Culture Lily Collins never sought help for eating disorder
Author: 0 Lily Collins never sought help for eating disorder

It has since been praised however, for it's careful production, with both the lead actress, Lily Collins , and the writer/director, Marti Noxon , having suffered from eating disorders in the past. I never thought I'd ever say anything like that! Collins went on to publish a book called "Unfiltered", which detailed her experience with eating disorders.

Arts&Culture Attention Harry Potter Fans: There's A Mini-Hogwarts In East Harlem
Author: 0 Attention Harry Potter Fans: There's A Mini-Hogwarts In East Harlem

The collection includes some 17th and 18th century texts on alchemy, as well-including one with a reference to Nicolas Flamel, who you might remember from the first Harry Potter book. "Henry caused a minor stir when he publicly condemned then Minister for Magic, Archer Evermonde, who had forbidden the magical community to help Muggles waging the First World War", Rowling wrote.

Arts&Culture Les Reed: Southampton will not sell Virgil van Dijk nor Cedric Soares
Author: 0 Les Reed: Southampton will not sell Virgil van Dijk nor Cedric Soares

It could soon emerge that Liverpool have moved on from van Dijk as pre-season draws nearer and following that, the new Premier League season. The 25-year-old met JürgenKlopp, the Liverpool manager, to discuss a prospective transfer despite Southampton receiving no official approach from Anfield for his services.

Arts&Culture Fourth mini trailer of Jab Harry Met Sejal released
Author: 0 Fourth mini trailer of Jab Harry Met Sejal released

Our desi girl " Sejal " is trying to explain videsi " Harry " the meaning of her name, but he is in no mood to listen to her. She enacts her name, while a thoroughly disinterested Shah Rukh looks on and begs her to stop. In a recent interview with a news channel, he challenged the makers of Jab Harry Met Sejal to garner one lakh votes in favour of the word. Well, let us tell you that after Radha , the second song from the film is going to be a foot-tapping dance number.

Arts&Culture Simone Veil, 'the best of France,' dies
Author: 0 Simone Veil, 'the best of France,' dies

Her father, mother and brother perished in the Nazi death camps, but Veil survived along with two sisters. After the war, she studied law at Sciences Po in Paris and became a magistrate, winning honorary degrees from the U.S. "Her name is associated with women's equality, the memory of the Shoah and the European community", CRIF added. "The idea of war was for me something awful", the French Academy member told the Associated Press in 2007.

Arts&Culture Men: Dark Phoenix: Evan Peters reportedly coming back for film
Author: 0 Men: Dark Phoenix: Evan Peters reportedly coming back for film

Evan Peters has signed on to return as mutant Quicksilver in Fox's upcoming X-Men sequel, Dark Phoenix . X-Men: Dark Phoenix , the latest film in the X-Men franchise, is putting together quite the cast. While Quicksilver is a fan favorite character whose kinetic and creatively filmed high-motion scenes are the highlights of both X-Men movies he has appeared in, Evans probably won't have much to do.

Arts&Culture Cristiano Ronaldo Debuts Newborn Twins
Author: 0 Cristiano Ronaldo Debuts Newborn Twins

The news was only made official this week though, hours after Cristiano captained Portugal in the Confederations Cup semi-final in Russian Federation. The news comes hours after the Federation Internationale de Football Association award victor announced via Facebook that he was leaving the Confederations Cup in Russia early to spend quality time with his family.

Arts&Culture Disney to sanitize history by removing Pirates Of The Caribbean's
Author: 0 Disney to sanitize history by removing Pirates Of The Caribbean's "wench auction"

The attraction at Walt Disney World and Disneyland will no longer have the redhead up for auction as Disney is looking to alter things so they're more fitting to today's times. A redheaded wench meant to be sold off to pirates on the " Pirates of the Caribbean " ride in Disney World, Disneyland and Disneyland Paris is getting a major promotion: she's gonna be a swashbuckling pirate too! Given the redhead has always been a fan favorite, we wanted to keep her as a pivotal part of the story, ...

Author: 0 Kanye West reportedly in talks to start touring again in 2018

It was revealed that the 40-year-old rapper is enthusiastic about his major comeback on the big stage, adding that he's confident that the upcoming tour will be better than ever. Kanye West is preparing to resume his tour in 2018. Reports say that the entertainer won't be using the same floating stage this time around, but will be improving and replacing it.