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Author: 0 Advertisers dump Fox host Bill O'Reilly over sexual harassment allegations

Earlier Tuesday, Fox News said in a statement that the network was working with advertisers to address their concerns about "The O'Reilly Factor " and were re-assigning spots to other Fox News programs. Want the latest insurance industry news first? Fox News , one of the most-watched cable news networks has been making headlines in the recent past for the wrong reasons.

Arts&Culture Pentagon investigating possible Russian involvement in Syrian chemical attack
Author: 0 Pentagon investigating possible Russian involvement in Syrian chemical attack

The Syrian government has strongly denied responsibility and blamed the deaths on leaks from a rebel chemical arms store it says was hit by a Syrian air strike. In no way do we see peace in that area with Assad as the head of the Syrian government. "There's a very bad actor in Syria that has triggered a crisis in that region, a crisis on at least three continents and something needs to be done", Booker said, shortly after voting against Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch.

Arts&Culture New Caledonia Braces for Cyclonic Flooding, Huge Waves
Author: 0 New Caledonia Braces for Cyclonic Flooding, Huge Waves

Its associated front should bring periods of heavy rain to the west of the South Island on Tuesday, spreading to Taranaki and Bay of Plenty on Wednesday. The Nadi Weather Office confirms that Tropical Cyclone Cook does not pose any threat to Fiji. "As for the four day Easter weekend, it doesn't look stormy so much as it looks unsettled for many regions".

Arts&Culture American mayors affirm climate goals even after Trump executive order
Author: 0 American mayors affirm climate goals even after Trump executive order

On Tuesday, President Donald Trump signed an executive order that he said would make America more energy-independent, but one that anxious environmental advocates. The "Energy Independence" executive order signed on March 28 at EPA asks the agency to review and essentially roll back the rule. Rick Curtsinger, a spokesperson for Wyoming coal giant Cloud Peak Energy, said lifting that Obama moratorium allows three potential projects in Wyoming's Powder River Basin to start moving through ...

Arts&Culture Alec Baldwin's Donald Trump meets his supporters on 'SNL'
Author: 0 Alec Baldwin's Donald Trump meets his supporters on 'SNL'

He carefully treaded around reports that the real life O'Reilly and Fox News paid $ 13 million in hush money to female employees accusing the host of sexual harassment. Baldwin's cameo Saturday night included more than just a Trump impression. According to Baldwin's Trump, it was all based on a hunch. Both O'Reilly and Trump were played by Baldwin.

Arts&Culture Seattle Mayor Accused Of Sexually Abusing Teen Boy In 1980s
Author: 0 Seattle Mayor Accused Of Sexually Abusing Teen Boy In 1980s

These false accusations are meant to damage a prominent elected official who has been a defender of vulnerable populations for decades. "[Murray] has not engaged in any inappropriate conduct with a minor, and I don't think it's a coincidence that these allegations have occurred in the midst of a mayoral campaign", he said .

Author: 0 Aldean crowned entertainer of the year at ACM Awards

The 40-year-old singer was nominated with such stars as Keith Urban, who performed " The Fighter " with Carrie Underwood. Urban's album Ripcord and hit song " Blue Ain't Your Color" were the ones being honored. Lambert has won the award, which is one of the biggest of the night, every year since 2009 and in 2016 she tied for seven along country music icon Reba McEntire .

Arts&Culture Man City 3-1 Hull City: Home comforts for Pep
Author: 0 Man City 3-1 Hull City: Home comforts for Pep

Pep Guardiola says he was advised to sign David Silva during his time at Barcelona, but that the playmaker was "so expensive". City have gone through four league matches without a single win, their worst run since a similar sequence in January and February 2015.

Author: 0 YouTube TV is now live, though only in five major American cities

YouTube, even with its name recognition and one billion users might still struggle to gain traction with its new streaming service. Hulu will be launching its own live TV product later this year. Subscribers also get access to YouTube Red's original programming. A few channels like Showtime and Fox Soccer Plus may be added for an additional fee.

Author: 0 Lukaku challenges Everton to fight Man Utd and Arsenal

Leicester's changes included bench duties for Riyad Mahrez and Danny Simpson plus a day off for Christian Fuchs , Shinji Okazaki and Wilfred Ndidi but their potency on the counter-attack stayed constant. But he has more lasting marks within reach, with the Premier League goalscoring record of 31 in a season shared by Alan Shearer (1995-96), Cristiano Ronaldo (2007-08) and Luiz Suarez (2013-14) tantalisingly close.

Author: 0 Daniel Cormier overpowers Anthony Johnson at UFC 210

Under the new weigh-in rules, fighters have a two hour period where they can weigh in. In the second round, the combatants traded kicks to start things. Johnson threw some decent shots in the first minute, but he was visibly slowing down and the writing was on the wall as Cormier's conditioning and cardio took over.

Arts&Culture It's Baldwin vs. Baldwin As 'O'Reilly' And 'Trump' Chat On 'SNL'
Author: 0 It's Baldwin vs. Baldwin As 'O'Reilly' And 'Trump' Chat On 'SNL'

Finally, "O'Reilly" spoke to "President Trump", which featured Baldwin in the two split screens "Thank you for coming to my defense last week even when no one asked you to". " Well , yeah, this has been a tough election, you know?" he responded to a question about the bitter race between Trump and Democratic opponent Hillary Clinton.

Arts&Culture Rickles hadn't recorded his role in 'Toy Story 4'
Author: 0 Rickles hadn't recorded his role in 'Toy Story 4'

While most may not know who he is , you will once we mention Mr. Potato Head from Toy Story . Alongside characters like Rex, RC, the Green Army Men, and Hamm, Mr. Rickles' Toy Story co-stars paid tribute to the comic on Twitter following his death. Don Rickles , we did not want to ever lose you. "I feel bad, mostly for everyone in Heaven who will now learn first hand from the sharpest wits ever, what it's like to be Rickled".

Author: 0 Fire breaks out on WrestleMania stage after Undertaker's farewell

Despite taking the initial advantage in the match , the 52-year-old was at the receiving end of spears and Super Punches, after which he was pinned down by Roman. He held the Universal Championship title for 28 days before dropping the belt to Brock Lesnar at WrestleMania 33 on Sunday. As for Reigns, he is the next face of the WWE and the guy McMahon wants to represent his company.

Author: 0 Hillary Clinton: US should 'take out' Assad's air fields

The vastly experienced Clinton won the popular vote, but lost the crucial electoral college to the real estate tycoon who had never previously held public office. "It is important we take a strong stance against chemical weapons", Clinton said. While the vastly experienced Clinton won the popular vote, she lost the electoral college to the businessman who had never previously held public office, upending the world and the USA political establishment.

Author: 0 UFC 210 stars Gegard Mousasi, Chris Weidman ready for battle

But, Weidman's right in that instant replay is not implemented yet in New York State, so how could a replay have influenced the initial ruling? A frustrating end to what had been a very enjoyable fight. "I apologise to Weidman". "Well if he wants his rematch I can give it to him". "I'm exhausted of getting punched by guys and rolling around on the ground with guys and stuff like that".

Arts&Culture Live resurrection held at metro church
Author: 0 Live resurrection held at metro church

The day of Christ's suffering, crucifixion, and death has been termed "good", because it led to His resurrection and His victory over sin. The Maundy Thursday service will be observed on April 13 at 6 p.m.in Fellowship Hall at the church.

Author: 0 Harry Styles Releases First Solo Single 'Sign of the Times'

Ed Sheeran and Harry Styles have been friends for years - we mean, he's even written songs in the past for One Direction. The 23-year-old singer revealed, 'I quite like routine, ' which he saw as a potential bad habit. "I feel like how people date now - with all online stuff - I feel like you can do that with anyone really". He said: "I think it's unbelievable".

Author: 0 In 'Ghost in the Shell,' dazzling visuals support a drab plot

The doctor tells her , "We cling to memories as if they define us". The 2017 " Ghost in the Shell " shrewdly lifts many of its visuals wholesale from the 1995 " Ghost in the Shell ", which is easily one of the most visually dazzling and influential films of the last 30 years.

Author: 0 Cancellation of Johnson's Visit to Russia 'Clumsy Attempted Demarche' - Lawmaker

The U.S. strike on a Syrian air base came in response to the Assad regime chemical weapons attack on the town of Khan Shaykhun, Idlib province, killing some 100 civilians and wounding hundreds of others, mostly children. According to Russia , the cancellation of the visit was "evident of the fundamental misunderstanding or lack of knowledge of the events in Syria, Russia's efforts to settle that crisis, and the general objectives of diplomacy".

Author: 0 "Harry Potter" play has magic touch at Oliviers

Best Actress nominee Billie Piper, 34 exuded sophistication in a stylish black feathered gown while Amanda Holden, 46, sizzled in sunshine yellow. Groundhog Day , which opened on Broadway this month, has also impressed in the musicals category with a total eight nods.

Arts&Culture Stephen Baldwin: I haven't spoken to Alec since the election
Author: 0 Stephen Baldwin: I haven't spoken to Alec since the election

At this point in the skit, Baldwin as Donald Trump appears on the other side of a split screen. "As you know, 60 of our sponsors have pulled their ads from the program. In the first bit, Baldwin skewers working-class white supporters of President Trump with a visit to Kentucky's Boone County. Although " SNL " was unfair in one way - it lumped Trump and O'Reilly's history of sexism together - when in reality Trump's is far worse.

Arts&Culture City's top-four hopes back on course with a win over Hull
Author: 0 City's top-four hopes back on course with a win over Hull

Pep Guardiola reflects on the growing pains during his first season in charge at Manchester City . "We're delighted, mostly with the three points and the way we bounced back from the midweek game", he said. Having settled for a top four finish, Manchester City went into the game keen to eke out a win and steer clear of the chasing duo of Manchester United and Arsenal.

Arts&Culture Watch David Letterman Induct Pearl Jam Into Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame
Author: 0 Watch David Letterman Induct Pearl Jam Into Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame

The inductees from Pearl Jam were McCready, singer Eddie Vedder, bassist Jeff Ament, guitarists Mike McCready and Stone Gossard and drummers Matt Cameron and Dave Krusen . Alicia Keys performed a medley of Shakur's songs on piano, including "Dear Mama" and "Changes". He continued by praising each of his other former bandmates as well as the band's current singer, Arnel Pineda .

Arts&Culture The O'Reilly Factor faces exodus of advertisers over sexual harassment scandal
Author: 0 The O'Reilly Factor faces exodus of advertisers over sexual harassment scandal

An investigation published by The New York Times on Saturday reported that five women received settlements from Fox News totaling some $13 million after making misconduct accusations against top-rated host Bill O'Reilly. O'Reilly did not address the report on his Monday night program , but in a statement over the weekend, he said the settlements were made "to put to rest any controversies to spare my children".

Arts&Culture Kylie Jenner crashes Sacramento prom
Author: 0 Kylie Jenner crashes Sacramento prom

Kylie Jenner totally made one lucky high school junior's night. Jenner arrived along with her best friend, Jordyn Woods and immediately caused a social media panic among the teens, including endless Snapchats and caps lock tweets with multiple exclamation points.

Author: 0 Russian UN envoy accuses USA of violating worldwide law in Syria

Following the United States strikes, UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres said that he is mindful about the scope of escalation that the crisis may take. United States officials informed Russian forces ahead of the strikes, and say it avoided hitting Russian personnel. But China must have also seen it as a blunt warning from Washington about its determination to deal decisively with North Korea.

Author: 0 These 2 MA companies are pulling ads from 'The O'Reilly Factor'

Network executives have said that advertisers are just pulling out of the show, not the network as a whole, and that the planned commercials will instead run on different Fox News programs. The Democratic congresswoman from California told MSNBC's Chris Hayes during a Wednesday appearance that it's "all catching up with O'Reilly" and described the situation at Fox News as a "sexual harassment enterprise".

Author: 0 ACM Awards recognise best in country music

When they called his name, he said, he nearly couldn't leave his seat. "I don't have a whole lot of words except for everyone in this category are my idols ". That's one of the coolest things that has happened to me ever. Superstars Faith Hill and Tim McGraw sang the first live performance of their new song, the ballad " Speak to a Girl ", from their upcoming duets-only album.

Arts&Culture Pink Star Diamond Fetches Record $71.1 Million
Author: 0 Pink Star Diamond Fetches Record $71.1 Million

The gem is the largest flawless fancy vivid pink diamond ever graded by the Gemological Institute of America. According to the Sotheby's auction house, the precious stone, which is the size of a plum, was bought after just five minutes' bidding.

Author: 0 See photos at the scenes of two explosions at churches in Egypt

The Islamic state later claimed the terrorist act, announced plans to attack the Christian community in Egypt and promised to "free Cairo " from citizens of that faith. It is being reported that the bomb was placed under a church seat and exploded during a service in the prayer hall. In a written statement after Sunday's attack, Hollande says "one more time, Egypt is hit by terrorists who want to destroy its unity and its diversity".

Author: 0 Easter bunny hiding eggs across the southern Pennyrile

Ryan Martin, parks and recreation superintendent, said the Easter Egg Hunt has been a hit among kids in the area over the years. The candies were spread out on the lawn ready to be collected. The event is completely free for everyone. Macey Boggs, eighth grader at Gering Junior High School, said the Easter Egg Hunt is one event for younger children who usually don't get to participate in an Easter Egg hunt.

Arts&Culture 3 killed, 4 wounded in St. Louis boiler explosion
Author: 0 3 killed, 4 wounded in St. Louis boiler explosion

Three people are dead from a boiler explosion today at Loy-Lange Box Company in St. Louis's Soulard area. St. Louis Fire Chief Dennis Jenkerson has said he believes the explosion was a commercial accident. The scene is in the Kosciusko neighborhood, a mostly industrial area just to the east of Soulard. Trentham's license had been first issued in 1996 and then renewed annually, Crane said.

Author: 0 The Sexual Harassment Crisis Is Bigger Than Just Bill O'Reilly

Now it seems all there is to do is sit back and watch as the backlash builds and the number of companies refusing to advertise with O'Reilly ticks up. Bill O'Reilly is known for notoriously spewing out negative and racially destructive propaganda in this country so much that the platform that he has would clearly not be allowed in most countries around the world.

Author: 0 Worshippers throng to Jerusalem for Palm Sunday

The faithful attend the Way of the Cross (some of them live demonstrations); the Three Hours Agony; and the Good Friday evening service, after which, the body of Christ (a statue) is reverently brought down from the Cross and taken to the Church in procession where it is venerated by the faithful.

Author: 0 'The Undertaker' retires from WWE after WresleMania 33 defeat

On calling what may have been The Undertaker's last match: "The Undertaker has been a big part of my professional life since we got him from World Class Championship Wrestling to WCW in 1989". However, Reigns still managed to overcome his biggest challenge so far, besting the phenom with a spear. After sitting front row for most of the match , Gronkowski jumped in when wrestler Jinder Mahal tossed a drink in the tight end's face.

Author: 0 Tupac, Journey, Pearl Jam to be Inducted Into Rock Hall

Vedder also used his speech to discuss climate change and said his daughter was a big fan of Grammy-winning performer Chance the Rapper. Tributes were also paid on Friday to Chuck Berry, who died last month at age 90 and who was the first person ever to be inducted in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1986, and Prince , who died of an accidental painkiller overdose in April 2016.

Arts&Culture Pelosi to Ryan: Cancel House Recess to Debate Authorizing Force Against Syria
Author: 0 Pelosi to Ryan: Cancel House Recess to Debate Authorizing Force Against Syria

Shortly after Thursday night's 60-missile strike, President Donald Trump read a statement which proclaimed that he ordered the attack in response to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. Trump's two immediate predecessors, George W. Bush and Barack Obama, have cited congressional war authorizations passed in the immediate aftermath of the September 11, 2001, attacks when taking action in the Middle East, although there is debate about whether that authorization would apply to a strike against the ...

Author: 0 Tupac Shakur, Joan Baez and others inducted into Rock Hall of Fame

Letterman, in his now-trademark post-retirement beard, offered up some jokes like , "I can't begin to tell you what an honor and a privilege it is for me to be out of the house, honest to God". The full 2017 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2017 induction ceremony will air on HBO April 29 at 8 p.m. He also shared a personal story about how Eddie Vedder gave his young son Harry a small guitar and wrote him a letter saying that he'd buy him a bigger one if he learned just one song.

Author: 0 British PM Theresa May visits Saudi Arabia, chooses not to wear headscarf

May spent the first part of her Middle East charm offensive in Jordan, visiting an army base to meet soldiers and examine military equipment including grenades and drones. The Prime Minister has faced repeated calls to suspend the sales following claims of human rights abuses in Yemen under the Saudi-led coalition bombing campaign.

Author: 0 Journey, Steve Perry to reunite at Rock and Roll Hall induction

Arnel Pineda has met former Journey lead singer Steve Perry. At the ceremony on Friday night, held at Brooklyn's Barclays Center , Letterman paid tribute to Pearl Jam in a heartfelt and amusing speech , which honored the band and poked fun at Ticketmaster .

Arts&Culture HENRY CAVILL Dons CHRISTOPHER REEVE's SUPERMAN Suit
Author: 0 HENRY CAVILL Dons CHRISTOPHER REEVE's SUPERMAN Suit

It's easy to forget that only four years ago, Henry Cavill was just a guy who'd played supporting roles in The Tudors and Immortals, and whose first major lead role - opposite Bruce Willis in the underwhelming The Cold Light of Day - was yet to be released.

Author: 0 Jason Aldean, Miranda Lambert win big at 2017 ACM Awards

He came up and congratulated me, and he goes, 'You know what, man? Transitioning from country to pop, the Boys then moved on to their 1997 hit Everybody (Backstreet's Back ). From Adele's Album of the Year upset at the Grammys to the Moonlight/La La Land snafu at the Oscars, 2017's prize parties have dominated the cultural conversation with meme-worthy moments that serve well to distract from, well, everything else that's going on in the world.

Author: 0 ACC announces it will consider North Carolina for championships after HB2 repeal

The deal also blocks cities from offering their own job and bathroom protections to groups classified as vulnerable for almost four years. The bill passed the state Senate 32-16 and the House 70-48 with members of both parties split. Carl Ford, a Republican, said before voting no on the repeal. What my bill would do is two things: First, it would specifically state it is second-degree trespass for entering the restroom or changing room of the opposite sex; secondly, it would enhance the ...

Author: 0 Donald Trump defends Bill O'Reilly over sexual harassment scandal

Of course, Roger Ailes resigned as Chairman and CEO of Fox News Channel previous year after allegations of sexual harassment. FILE - In this October 1, 2015 file photo, host Bill O'Reilly of "The O'Reilly Factor" on the Fox News Channel, poses for photos in the set in NY.

Arts&Culture USA naval strike force deployed to Korean peninsula
Author: 0 USA naval strike force deployed to Korean peninsula

Washington, April 9: The US has ordered the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson and its strike force towards waters near North Korea, as a show of force against the military provocations of the Kim Jong-un regime. Earlier this month, North Korea tested a liquid-fuelled Scud missile which only travelled a fraction of its range. On Thursday and Friday, US President Donald Trump hosted his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping for talks during which he pressed Pyongyang's key ally to help curb the ...