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Arts&Culture Windies pull off massive chase to win ODI
Author: 0 Windies pull off massive chase to win ODI

West Indies appeared condemned to their 10th straight defeat in a bilateral series when Pakistan piled up an imposing venue-record 308 for five off their 50 overs - also their highest-ever ODI total against their opponents. Jonathan Carter has been struggling with both bat and the ball, and could be removed from the equation, making way for Miguel Cummins. But Nurse arrived to play a blinder, lashing five fours and a massive six - the latter a mighty blow over mid-wicket off Shadab - to ...

Author: 0 2 dead in shooting at San Bernardino's North Park Elementary

On what appeared to be his Facebook page, Anderson also posted photos in March with Smith. The boy, Jonathan Martinez , was airlifted along with another student to a hospital, where he succumbed to injuries. Federal law enforcement sources told Fox News that the San Bernardino Police Department is the lead agency responding to and investigating the shooting.

Author: 0 Passenger dragged off overbooked United flight

One eyewitness told the Louisville Courier-Journal that the flight was overbooked, and before the flight began boarding United employees offered passengers $400 and a free hotel room in exchange for their seat. He managed to return to the plane after being removed. When airline employees named four customers who had to leave the plane, three of them did so.

Arts&Culture WashPo, NYT Win Pulitzer Prizes for Coverage of Trump, Putin
Author: 0 WashPo, NYT Win Pulitzer Prizes for Coverage of Trump, Putin

Washington Post reporter David Fahrenthold received his award "f$3 or persistent reporting that created a model for transparent journalism in political campaign coverage while casting doubt on Donald Trump's assertions of generosity toward charities", the announcement said on Monday.

Author: 0 2 adults dead, 2 kids shot at California school

Police said Anderson came to the special needs classroom, comprised of first and fourth-graders, armed with a.357 revolver and opened fire on Smith. Television news footage showed students, escorted by police officers, walking off campus hand-in-hand. Local police sources said the rampage was believed to be a murder/suicide in a classroom.

Author: 0 More advertisers say they've ditched O'Reilly show

Hyundai said it now has no ads on "The O'Reilly Factor ", but it pulled spots on future episodes. Fox News is "working with [these advertisers] to address their current concerns about the O'Reilly Factor ", Paul Rittenberg, the network's executive vice president of ad sales, said in a statement .

Author: 0 Alec Baldwin pulls double duty on "SNL"

An investigation by The New York Times found that Bill O'Reilly, a TV personality and the host of the No. 1 show on cable news in 2016, "The O'Reilly Factor ", has been accused by seven different women of "sexual harassment or other inappropriate behavior".

Arts&Culture United Airlines bars 2 girls for wearing leggings
Author: 0 United Airlines bars 2 girls for wearing leggings

He said that regular passengers could wear leggings or yoga trousers and they would not be denied when they boarded. Media reports said that the two girls were barred by a gate agent from boarding a flight from Denver to Minneapolis because they were wearing leggings, while a third was asked to change before being allowed to board.

Arts&Culture 'Nashville' Gets Renewed for Season 6 on CMT
Author: 0 'Nashville' Gets Renewed for Season 6 on CMT

Eastern time. this is the same exact timeslot that the show had during the first half of the season, so you don't have to do anything in terms of messing with your schedule to accommodate the show. The writing duo, best known for thirtysomething and My So-Called Life , aimed to "slow down the storytelling, go deeper and tell more intimate, more emotional stories" in season five as Herskovitz told THR in December.

Arts&Culture USA, Mexico & Canada Announce Joint Bid for 2026 World Cup
Author: 0 USA, Mexico & Canada Announce Joint Bid for 2026 World Cup

They are seeking to host the first World Cup with an expanded 48-nation field, which is double the size of the last World Cup in North America in 1994 when the United States was the only host. "Before this seminar is over we are going to sign a memorandum of understanding involving the three of our states, signifying we are going to offer jointly".

Arts&Culture 'Harry Potter' triumphs with magical sweep at Olivier Awards
Author: 0 'Harry Potter' triumphs with magical sweep at Olivier Awards

The previous record had been seven awards, which two plays , " Matilda the Musical" and " The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time ", had both held prior to Harry Potter's dominant performance. Billie Piper won best actress for " Yerma ", an adaptation of the play by Federico Garcia Lorca, which won best revival . He was recently named best supporting actor at the 17th annual WhatsOnStage Awards, which are voted for by theatre-goers.

Arts&Culture GM will offer self-driving tech on '18 Cadillac CT6
Author: 0 GM will offer self-driving tech on '18 Cadillac CT6

One of the keys of the new Super Cruise is the focus on keeping the driver alert. "That's why we've added a driver attention function, to insist on driver supervision", said Barry Walkup, chief engineer of Cadillac Super Cruise. Though far more precise than camera and radar systems alone, its primary downside is its cost, with the sensors often the most expensive component on self-driving cars.

Author: 0 6 automakers pull ads from 'O'Reilly Factor' over new harassment claims

The automaker said it wants to partner with companies and programming that share its values of inclusion and diversity. On Tuesday, BMW of North America, Allstate Corp, French pharmaceuticals maker Sanofi SA, direct marketer Constant Contact , men's clothing company Untuckit and mutual fund operator T.

Author: 0 John Cena's Wrestlemania Proposal Included One Very Surprising Detail

The proposal, as many expected, happened in the middle of the ring at WrestleMania after Cena and Bella beat The Miz and Maryse in a mixed tag team match. Their opponents Sunday spent several weeks on WWE's "SmackDown Live" claiming that the Cena/Bella relationship was a sham with lines like "Real people in actual relationships that aren't just for T.V.

Author: 0 North Korea vows to defend itself against 'reckless US moves for war'

U.S. military strikes against Syria over its alleged use of chemical weapons are a warning to other nations, including North Korea, that "a response is likely" if they pose a danger, U.S. Analysts say one could come as soon as April 15, the 105th birthday of North Korea's founding president and celebrated annually as the Day of the Sun.

Arts&Culture Trump's Line on Syria
Author: 0 Trump's Line on Syria

But speaking on ABC News's This Week, Tillerson emphasised that the Syrian people would eventually decide Assad's fate. Haley's remarks come just a day after she warned that the United States was prepared to take further actions in Syria during a special session at the UN following a US military strike against a Syrian air base.

Author: 0 McIlroy needs 'round of his life' at Masters

Rose , the Rio Olympic champion and 2013 US Open victor, rattled up six birdies over the last 11 holes of his third round on Saturday to seize the lead alongside Spain's Sergio Garcia. There is a three-way tie for fourth on -4. Maybe he's right when he says he will embrace the moment during Sunday's third round and continue to "have fun".

Author: 0 WWE stars that could use a move in the Superstar Shakeup

Since then, Crews has been mixed up in storylines with Dolph Ziggler and Kalisto. Aside from the Smackdown after Mania , we also have a new addition to the events following the Showcase of the Immortals. As one could tell from watching almost any portion of last week's Raw , the people are excited about the Hardy's return. Many sports fans know of relegation from football/soccer, in traditional sports, relegation is a process where teams are transferred between two divisions based on ...

Author: 0 Lawyer: Fox to investigate Bill O'Reilly claims

After Walsh declined, and they went to the bar instead, she claims that O'Reilly became hostile and told her to "forget about any career advice I gave you, you're on your own". At least 60 companies have pulled advertising from O'Reilly's Fox News show in the wake of the revelations . When Zimmerman tells O'Reilly that Rice said she didn't leak the names, O'Reilly continues looking for a different answer.

Arts&Culture Pepsi pulls Kendall Jenner ad after social media backlash
Author: 0 Pepsi pulls Kendall Jenner ad after social media backlash

While issuing a statement about the ad, Pepsi said, " Pepsi was trying to project a global message of unity, peace and understanding". We are removing the content and halting any further rollout. Prior to Pepsi announcing that it had made a decision to pull the ad, Bernice King, daughter of Martin Luther King Jr, took to social media to express her distaste for the campaign.

Arts&Culture Gun shop burglary suspect mailed manifesto to Trump, police say
Author: 0 Gun shop burglary suspect mailed manifesto to Trump, police say

The Rock County Sheriff's Office released on Saturday, April 8th new photos of Joseph Jakubowski, a man they consider armed and unsafe. The suspect, Joseph Jakubowski from Janesville, Wisconsin, allegedly broke into the Armageddon Supplies gun shop on Tuesday and made off with at least 16 firearms including "high-end handguns and rifles" according to police.

Author: 0 NCAA ends North Carolina ban after repeal of 'bathroom bill'

But the ACC said Friday its Council of Presidents had voted to again consider North Carolina sites to host events. "NC Values Coalition is pleased that the NCAA Board of Governors has chose to end their boycott and lobbying efforts against our State and are now including North Carolina bids to host future NCAA Championship events through 2022".

Arts&Culture Garcia wins first major title in playoff
Author: 0 Garcia wins first major title in playoff

I felt confident", said Rose. "I felt today the calmest I ever felt on a major Sunday". The 37-year-old Spaniard took the greatest triumph of his career, and a $1.98-million top prize from an $11-million payout, on what would have been the 60th birthday of his idol, two-time Masters champion and three-time British Open victor Seve Ballesteros, who died of brain cancer in 2011 at age 54.

Arts&Culture 'Harry Potter' play has magic touch at Oliviers
Author: 0 'Harry Potter' play has magic touch at Oliviers

The two-part play was a strong favorite to win a clutch of awards, with 11 nominations in all. Other winners on the night included Billie Piper, named best actress for her role in the Young Vic's production of Yerma , where she plays "a woman driven to the unthinkable by her desperate desire to have a child".

Author: 0 Fox investigating sexual harassment claim against O'Reilly

Until now, O'Reilly, Fox News and parent company 21 Century Fox had said nearly nothing about the recent New York Times report that five women received about $13 million from O'Reilly or Fox News' parent company, 21st Century Fox, to settle allegations of sexual harassment and inappropriate behavior by O'Reilly.

Arts&Culture Late Carrie Fisher to appear in 'Star Wars: Episode IX,' brother says
Author: 0 Late Carrie Fisher to appear in 'Star Wars: Episode IX,' brother says

Fisher is understood to have completed filming for Star Wars: The Last Jedi (episode 8), with extra footage from that filming likely to make up the bulk of her appearance in Episode 9 . While this could read as a confirmation that Leia will appear in Episode IX without digital enhancement (as many news outlets are claiming) it should be important to note these comments from Todd Fisher are totally out of context, and that they don't reflect an offical statement from Lucasfilm.

Arts&Culture Scott now 'in position' to push for a second green jacket
Author: 0 Scott now 'in position' to push for a second green jacket

That, in turn, led to Garcia making what he claimed later to be a joke, saying he would have Tiger over for dinner during the U.S. Open and serve him fried chicken. From 185 yards his approach shot didn't hit the green, it flew right into the hole for an eagle. "I thought Sergio played very composed, played very well, and he played like he wasn't going to be denied - even after he made a couple (of) mistakes", Nicklaus wrote on Twitter .

Author: 0 GOP member of House Intelligence Committee claims 'unmasked' reports were detailed

Rice would also go on to deny that the Obama administration ordered Trump Tower to be placed under surveillance during the election, as alleged by Trump in a series of tweets last month, said the Washington Examiner . "It is one of the big stories of our time". According to Eli Lake of Bloomberg, Rice "requested the identities of United States persons in raw intelligence reports on dozens of occasions that connect to the Donald Trump transition and campaign".

Author: 0 Fox Hires Law Firm To Investigate Bill O'Reilly Sex Harassment Claims

And yet, so far Fox News is firmly standing by their man, Oliver said, while O'Reilly insists the women just want money, though one of those who has come forward since the payouts has not said she wants money. Six of them were "per inquiry" ads, which means payment for them is usually based on how many people call a toll-free number to purchase the product or service being advertised.

Author: 0 Anthony Boyle: Belfast actor wins Olivier award

Noma Dumezweni , Paul Thornley, and Jamie Parker share a scene as Hermione, Ron, and Harry. The show also picked up the prizes for best costume, set, lighting and sound design. National Theatre of Scotland's production of Our Ladies Of Perpetual Succour was named best new comedy, while former Glee star Amber Riley took home best actress in a musical for her role in Dreamgirls.

Author: 0 Star Wars 40th Anniversary GMA Teaser

Little is known about the eighth entry in the sci-fi franchise, but it'll take place just seconds after the ending of The Force Awakens where Rey will finally meet Luke Skywalker. New cast members will include Academy Award victor Benicio Del Toro, Academy Award nominee Laura Dern, and newcomer Kelly Marie Tran. It is also being reported that Snoke will sport a black Kyber crystal in a fancy ring, following the introduction of Kyber crystals into the movie series in last year's Rogue One: A ...

Author: 0 Maxine Waters says Bill O'Reilly should go to jail

In 2011 , political commentator Glen Beck was dropped from his Fox News show after his increasingly controversial comments made him unattractive to advertisers . The president was citing a report from a Republican writer and conspiracy theorist who said Rice tried to reveal the identities of the Trump associates caught in surveillance of foreign officials.

Arts&Culture Mel B credits Simon Cowell for helping her leave marriage
Author: 0 Mel B credits Simon Cowell for helping her leave marriage

However, the Syco boss eventually "stepped up" to warn Mel her husband was a "bad guy" and "bad news" and encouraged her to leave. On Monday, Mel made her comeback, but steered clear of referencing anything to do with her divorce or the allegations she has made about Belafonte subjecting her to domestic abuse.

Arts&Culture Marvel under fire for comic book's hidden Islamist, anti-Semitic messages
Author: 0 Marvel under fire for comic book's hidden Islamist, anti-Semitic messages

As X-Men comics are normally drawn in advance, his will still be credited on issues #2 and #3 of the Gold series, though is expected to be replaced, with Marvel likely to be going through every panel in search of hidden messages. The number was primarily seen juxtaposed on a sign next to Kitty Pryde - an Jewish character, who was posed between the number 212 and a sign reading "Jewelry" in the scene in question.

Arts&Culture Man killed, father wounded in gunfight over who would walk the dog
Author: 0 Man killed, father wounded in gunfight over who would walk the dog

Two weapons were recovered from the scene, according to police, who continue to investigate. The younger man was rushed to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn where he later died. Donald Johnson, 22, who lived in the neighborhood, was pronounced dead. The older man is listed in critical condition. The same year saw 3,550 shooting incidents - a rise of 1,100 from 2015 - and 4,331 shooting victims, according to the Chicago Police Department.

Arts&Culture Cavaliers To Sit Big 3 Against Heat
Author: 0 Cavaliers To Sit Big 3 Against Heat

With Kevin Love and Kyrie Irving both still dealing with injury issues, and on a back-to-back in Miami , the Cavs have finally relented, and will rest starters against the playoff-desperate Heat. He was expected to miss two games. If the Cavs win their last two games, it doesn't matter what the Celtics do since they have the tiebreaker. Is there any chance of a three-way tie between Boston, Toronto and Cleveland? If the Celtics and Cavs lose out and the Raptors win Wednesday, all three ...

Arts&Culture Lewis Hamilton anticipates respectable battle with Sebastian Vettel for F1 title
Author: 0 Lewis Hamilton anticipates respectable battle with Sebastian Vettel for F1 title

Vettel was up to the challenge of working his way back up the field, however, eventually passing Verstappen on lap 28, before unsuccessfully attempting to wrangle the lead from Hamilton. "The cold helped us here", Hamilton admitted after winning in China. The other Mercedes auto did not have similar luck. World Health Organization is most likely to win the 2017 Formula One Drivers' Championship, according to the odds? "I hope they're feeling the spirit", triple champion Hamilton said ...

Author: 0 Alonso: Seven Finals Left For Chelsea

Antonio Conte has told his Chelsea players to keep their cool when they face Manchester United at Old Trafford next Sunday. Hazard scored his side's second goal in the 20th minute to bring his season tally to 14 in the league, with a further five assists, having netted just four times last season.

Author: 0 I Haven't Dated In A Long Time Says Harry Styles

Harry Styles is opening up about his former band mates! "On Friday, " #SignOfTheTimes " was trending on Twitter with fans expressing their love for the new song. Harry Styles says his upcoming debut solo album is now his favourite record to listen to. Check out how some fans reacted to " Sign of the Times " below.

Arts&Culture 'Game Of Thrones' Returns With New Teaser
Author: 0 'Game Of Thrones' Returns With New Teaser

So we discover the three most charismatic characters in this series heading - separately - to their base camp. Daenerys, meanwhile, is seen walking up to a throne in a yet unknown setting. The 90-second trailer shows Jon Snow, Daenerys Targaryen and Cersei Lannister taking seats in their thrones , while a song called " Sit Down " plays in the background.

Arts&Culture Trump Administration Infighting Comes To A Head
Author: 0 Trump Administration Infighting Comes To A Head

The "bad time " Bannon is going through is due to two main reasons, according to NBC : Trump's low poll numbers and pressure from Kushner and his allies. That group includes Kushner, who has emerged as a troubleshooter for the president and has clashed with Bannon. America First Policies, a nonprofit stocked with aides close to Kushner and the Trump family, and recently joined by Priebus's former deputy, has been promoting the targeted strike as evidence of "America leading again".

Author: 0 US Government pulls back its demand to reveal the Twitter users identity

Twitter filed suit against the US government on Thursday in an effort to block the unmasking of an anonymous Twitter user who has been posting messages criticizing the government and current administration. We've already seen that Trump administration's attack on the press has been chilling to say the least. The social media company has a history of challenging government demands for information on its users, including a 2012 demand from NY prosecutors about an Occupy Wall Street ...

Author: 0 Egypt's Christians bury dead after IS church bombings

At least 125 people were injured in the attacks. Deputy to Egypt's interior minister in charge of relations with the media, General Tarek Atiya, said that the first bombing in St. They described a scene of carnage. Tanta is in Gharbiya province. " Security is very weak and they are falling short of their duty". "We are also saddened by the news that members of the security services who attempted to foil the second bombing in Alexandria lost their lives in the line of duty".

Author: 0 Tillerson Says 'No Change' to Military Stance on Syria, Assad

Pressing Lavrov on Russia's failure to eliminate Syria's chemical weapons stockpile is likely to be part of the agenda. The Observatory said at least five children died in the April 8 air strike and that the toll is likely to rise. The South Carolina Republican also wants additional penalties imposed on Russia for what he calls Moscow's "aiding and abetting" Assad in the use of chemical weapons and for Russian meddling in the 2016 American election.

Author: 0 The Rock's "Jungle Cruise" gets underway with Disney next spring

A few lucky folks at Disney World got quite a surprise over the weekend when Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson made a decision to commandeer the theme park's Jungle Cruise ride. That isn't too far off from what he said about the film when it was first announced . Expect the final film (which is reportedly set in the 1920s) to be full of action and adventure, but it wouldn't be the Jungle Cruise without a lot of comedy.