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Author: 0 Rays' Odorizzi (hamstring) exits start in 2nd

The Rays also had the bases loaded with two outs in the seventh but couldn't cash in. He also had a double and a single. Red Sox manager John Farrell acknowledged on Friday that Ramirez prefers to DH, but he stopped short of saying Hanley will strictly DH.

Arts&Culture Afghan 'mother of all bombs' toll rises to 94
Author: 0 Afghan 'mother of all bombs' toll rises to 94

The almost 22,000-pound bomb is believed to have killed at least 36 fighters and destroyed "large quantities" of weapons when it struck a network of tunnels, bunkers and other fortifications used by the offshoot group ISIS-K (for Khorasan province), according to an Afghan Defense Ministry spokesman.

Author: 0 Didn't Make it to Coachella? Watch it All Right Here

Gaga heaped praise on her fans during her set, and regularly talked to them. Gaga made clear at Coachella that her old spirit remained undiminished. Gaga's 20-song set included hits LoveGame, Just Dance, and Alejandro , and she referenced Beyonce early on. The response to this year's festival has been so good that Coachella tickets were sold out within hours of being on sale.

Author: 0 Record-breaking debut for newest 'Fast and Furious' flick

The $432.3 million taken ovreseas easily beats the global opening weekend record that Jurassic World set in 2015, at just over $300 million. The eighth entry in The Fast and the Furious franchise banked just enough to cross into triple digits, taking the number one spot with $100 million.

Author: 0 Lady Gaga's Coachella performance to be 'high energy'

Lady Gaga shocked her fans with a new song during her epic headlining performance at the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival in Indio, California on Saturday. "No way man, because that means I'm playing for the heavyweights at Coachella". The singer's custom Balenciaga denim jacket is sure to be in demand, especially after she paired it with such an incredible pair of boots.

Author: 0 Top US diplomat Nikki Haley says no Syria peace with Assad

Speaking to Jake Tapper, the host of the State of the Union show, on Sunday, the USA official said that the issue of the new sanctions is already being discussed. Tillerson is expected in Moscow this week for talks with Russian officials. Russian President Vladimir Putin said Thursday that groundless accusations in the chemical weapons incident in Syria's Idlib were unacceptable before the investigation into the matter had been carried out while Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on Saturday ...

Arts&Culture Zoo owner: April the giraffe's baby is 'very independent'
Author: 0 Zoo owner: April the giraffe's baby is 'very independent'

Patch said the birth of the new calf is a "huge accomplishment" for Animal Adventure Park . The park has launched a campaign for the public to help name the calf. Animal Adventure's owner, Jordan Patch, has described the global attention as "overwhelming" for him and his four-member staff, who also care for 200 other animals.

Author: 0 Dodgers pay tribute to Jackie Robinson anniversary with statue

On Saturday, players across the league honored Robinson on Jackie Robinson Day by wearing his number 42. Jackie Robinson broke the color barrier when he became the first black athlete to play Major League Baseball in the 20th century.

Arts&Culture Investigation of Trump's charity wins Pulitzer Prize
Author: 0 Investigation of Trump's charity wins Pulitzer Prize

Fahrenthold investigated not only Trump's claims of charitable giving but also disclosed that the Republican presidential candidate had boasted in crude terms about groping women in a 2005 videotape. The Pulitzers are the most prestigious honours in American journalism and have been awarded since 1917. The 19-member Pulitzer board, made up of past winners and other distinguished journalists and academics, will reveal the winners at 3 p.m.

Author: 0 Lady Gaga drops new track and performs Beyonce duet at Coachella

The 22-year-old said women who perform alternative music are often billed as pop artists due to their sex. Halsey, who spoke over the phone Thursday as she drove to the desert to watch Coachella as a fan, said she was thrilled to see Gaga take the stage.

Author: 0 QUIZ: If you can get 7/8, you're Coachella Fest expert

As well as previewing her new single, "The Cure" , Lady Gaga performed a plethora of hits and wore several unbelievable outfits. "And if you say you're OK / I'm gonna heal you anyway / Promise I'll always be there / Promise I'll be the cure ".

Author: 0 Star Wars: Battlefront II full trailer reveals campaign details, release date

The publisher stated that "Star Wars Battlefront II " will allow players to experience the untold story of an Imperial elite special forces soldier in an all-new single player campaign. If we get all the answers in The Last Jedi , this might actually parallel the original trilogy in a way that all the answers are given to us in the second movie.

Author: 0 'Fate of the Furious' To Set Global Debut Record (CMCSA)

This weekend, The Fate of the Furious, the eighth installment of the incredibly reliable franchise, opened in theaters and set an incredibly impressive record. DreamWorks Animation and Fox's "The Boss Baby " was a distant second place, bringing in an estimated 15.5 million US dollars to push its gross to 116.3 million USA dollars in North America.

Author: 0 Despite Republican scandals Alabama solidly red, for now

He did not mention the charges to which he pleaded guilty, or the deal with prosecutors that mandated his resignation. " "Governor Bentley's loyalty shifted from the State of Alabama to himself, ' [special counsel Jack] Sharman wrote in an executive summary".

Author: 0 'Fate of the Furious' Breaks Hearts, Box Office Records

It was estimated by Universal to be on track for $100.2 million this weekend. With an estimated $100.2 million, The Fate of the Furious secured the #1 spot at the domestic box office, delivering on industry expectations. It will also have the biggest opening weekend of all time in China with an astounding $192 million across three days. For far too long, Black films were said to be hard to sell to worldwide audiences, but projects like Get Out, Hidden Figures , and the Fast/Furious ...

Arts&Culture Fear the Walking Dead is not a prequel to The Walking Dead
Author: 0 Fear the Walking Dead is not a prequel to The Walking Dead

Original co-creator Dave Erickson is departing the series, with "Once Upon a Time" veterans, Andrew Chambliss and Ian Goldberg, coming on board in his place now. The series is produced by AMC Studios. Will Maddie, Travis and Alicia be able to find Nick in time? What that means is that they're the same show, but whereas The Walking Dead began the moment Rick woke up in the hospital, Fear the Walking Dead began before the zombie outbreak began.

Author: 0 The Fate of the Furious heading for record global opening

However, Star Wars: The Force Awakens , which opened December 18, 2015 in North America, did not premiere in China until January 9, 2016. In its 3 days run at the Chinese box-office, the film raked $ 188.85 million. " Furious 7" had a groundswell of additional interest due to the death of actor Paul Walker . The seventh installment was the final film that included Paul Walker , who tragically died in a auto crash in 2013.

Author: 0 Lady Gaga, Bradley Cooper begin filming 'A Star Is Born' at Coachella

The first image from the film, which is in production now, shows Stefani Germanotta ( Lady Gaga's real name) singing into a microphone with Cooper playing guitar next to her. Fans will have a chance to be in a scene of the upcoming movie as they attend the event, which will be held on Tuesday, April 18 and Wednesday, April 19, AceShowbiz said.

Author: 0 'The Fate of the Furious' Just Scored the Biggest Opening Weekend EVER

Tyrese Gibson, Nathalie Emmanuell, Vin Diesel and Ludacris attend " The Fate Of The Furious " New York premiere at Radio City Music Hall, April 8, 2017. Furious 7 generated additional interest due to the death of actor Paul Walker , who was killed in a vehicle accident in 2013. " Beauty and the Beast " continued to draw viewers, earning $13.6 million in its fifth week out.

Arts&Culture Gina Rodriguez Will Reportedly Voice Carmen Sandiego in Netflix Series
Author: 0 Gina Rodriguez Will Reportedly Voice Carmen Sandiego in Netflix Series

Carmen Sandiego started as a video game in 1985 and ventured out into books, television, and comics. The character was originally introduced in the 1980's as a children's computer game. The actress has been tweeting similar responses, including a straight forward "Where in the World is Carmen Sandiego?" as the cherry on top. The following month, Ferdinand will be released with Rodriguez as the voice of Una.

Arts&Culture 13 arrested in Berkeley, Calif., pro- and anti-Trump rallies
Author: 0 13 arrested in Berkeley, Calif., pro- and anti-Trump rallies

Civic Center Park and was sponsored by the pro-DonaldTrump group Liberty Revival Alliance, reported The Los Angeles Times . A demonstrator against US President Donald Trump (R) snatches a sign from a conservative demonstrator during a Patriots Day Free Speech Rally in Berkeley, California , US, April 15, 2017 .

Arts&Culture Turkey Opposition to challenge votes on expanding Erdogan's powers
Author: 0 Turkey Opposition to challenge votes on expanding Erdogan's powers

He has also been at the centre of global affairs, commanding NATO's second-biggest military on the border of Middle East war zones, taking in millions of Syrian refugees and controlling their further flow into Europe. German integration commissioner Aydan Ozoguz warned against criticising Turks living in Germany across the board over how they voted, telling regional newspaper Saarbruecker Zeitung that only around 14 percent of all German Turks living in Germany had voted "Yes" and added that ...

Author: 0 'Fate of the Furious' races to biggest global box office opening ever

Universal's latest addition to "The Fast and the Furious" franchise, "The Fate of the Furious ", is what audiences worldwide want to see as the film's weekend debut is projected to be the biggest global opening of all time. Elsewhere at the box office, The Boss Baby brought in a further $15.5 million, helping it cross $ 100 million in the U.S. alone. However, the latest one, " The Fate of the Furious ", will double down the theme, as said on Cinemablend , especially with Dominic Torreto's ...

Author: 0 Painkiller prescribed for Prince in another name

Police investigating the death a year ago of pop star Prince found numerous opioids scattered around his home but appear not to have identified where or who supplied the dose of fentanyl that caused his death, according to court documents unsealed on Monday.

Arts&Culture Search Widens For Facebook Murder Suspect
Author: 0 Search Widens For Facebook Murder Suspect

CNN reported late Sunday that Cleveland police are urging the suspect, who has been identified as Steve Stephens, to surrender. Stephens uploaded a video to his Facebook page showing a gun pointed at a man's head. Green, a former clerk at the Justice Center Complex in Cleveland who is now on disability, said the conversation confused her. In a statement , the spokesperson said the shooting was a " horrific crime ".

Author: 0 Is Kylie Jenner Dating Rihanna's Rumored Ex Travis Scott?

Tyga also attended Coachella over the weekend, but partied separately from Kylie and Scott. It has also been reported Tyga - whose full name is Micheal Ray Stevenson - wanted to get closer to the stage when Kendrick Lamar performed, but was pulled out by bodyguards.

Arts&Culture United passenger launches legal action over forceful removal
Author: 0 United passenger launches legal action over forceful removal

United Airlines told ABC News that it offered passengers up to $800 in compensation to voluntarily give up their seats on the flight so that four crew members could board. "No one should ever be mistreated this way", Munoz said in a statement . Organizations must understand how social media have changed the dynamics of communication, he said .

Author: 0 Lady Gaga debuts new single "The Cure" during Coachella headline set

There's an eight ticket limit and all participants must be 18 and older. Tickets are just $10, with all proceeds going directly to the Born This Way Foundation. It was remade in 1954 with Judy Garland in what many believe was the best performance of Garland's long career; and in 1976 with Barbra Streisand in what would be Gaga's role, as a rock singer opposite Kris Kristofferson .

Arts&Culture Christians around the world share Easter celebrations
Author: 0 Christians around the world share Easter celebrations

In addition to celebrating the occasion, Christians also take the opportunity to connect with each other in fellowship and churches organise celebrations which include Easter Egg hunting, involving chocolate Easter Eggs. Recognising the celebrations, Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak took to Twitter today to wish Christians in the country a "Happy Easter".

Arts&Culture Gorillaz tour headed to Miami's III Points Festival in October
Author: 0 Gorillaz tour headed to Miami's III Points Festival in October

Those who buy tickets after the album's release date, will have instructions emailed to them 7-10 days after purchase. The tour is set to wrap up in October in Miami. For a festival with a history of technology activations such as last year's VR Mars 2030 Simulation , this brings up questions about what Gorillaz will contribute to the festival this year, since they are known to be visually striking, remembering their 2006 Grammys holographic performance with Madonna .

Arts&Culture Lady Gaga filming A Star Is Born with Bradley Cooper at Coachella
Author: 0 Lady Gaga filming A Star Is Born with Bradley Cooper at Coachella

This would not be the first time Gaga has consumed a unusual object, such as in the singer's 2009 " Alejandro " music video, where she swallowed a rosary, according to Rolling Stone . The song has a summer vibe to it, and unlike some of Gaga's previous releases, it is extremely radio friendly. Is there no end to her talent? "We are going to play with some of her various genres she has within her as an artist and figure out a way to allocate those things throughout the show, and take ...

Author: 0 Official Star Wars Battlefront II Trailer Teaser Revealed

The game will explore Versio's story between the end of Star Wars: Return of the Jedi and Star Wars: The Force Awakens . Looking at feedback for the trailer, fans of the Star Wars: Battlefront game franchise are clearly not overly impressed, with many questioning the lack of clone troopers and droids in the trailer.

Arts&Culture Lady Gaga filming scenes for A Star is Born at Coachella
Author: 0 Lady Gaga filming scenes for A Star is Born at Coachella

Fans are able to purchase tickets to be in the scene, which will reportedly feature a country western concert. Unveiled during her Saturday night headline set at Coachella (where she filled in for a heavily pregnant Beyoncé), the track signals a turn back to her dance pop roots - something that was no doubt promoted by the lukewarm critical and commercial reception to 2016's " Joanne ".

Author: 0 Drake's surprise performance at Coachella 2017

For more on the six-time GRAMMY victor, watch the clip below. "My new single "The cure" is available on iTunes now", she said. Lady Gaga performs on the Coachella Stage during day 2 of the Coachella Valley Music And Arts Festival .

Arts&Culture Drake accuses country club of racial profiling at Coachella
Author: 0 Drake accuses country club of racial profiling at Coachella

Pitchfork adds that Drake was a surprise guest this year's festival, joining other top artistes like Rihanna, Lady Gaga and more, who made this year's event a huge success. Drake performed alongside Future on Saturday at Coachella in Indio, Billboard reports. The Madison Club has, however, yet to respond to the star's accusations.

Author: 0 Kanye West and John Legend dress up as bunnies for Easter party

Already in tears, the reality mom tells that rapper's friend, "Don't scare me, please". "He's like crying on the phone to me, and he wouldn't say what's wrong", she explains to Kris and Kourtney . The celebrity couples, who've been photographed together at multiple events, are close confidantes, with John having been Kanye's best man at his May 2014 wedding to Kim.

Arts&Culture An Irritated Sushant Singh Rajput Loses His Cool At Raabta Trailer Launch
Author: 0 An Irritated Sushant Singh Rajput Loses His Cool At Raabta Trailer Launch

Also read: Raabta trailer: Sushant Singh Rajput, Kriti Sanon love story comes with an epic twist. Here's the first trailer of the most awaited Sushant Singh Rajput-Kriti Sanon starrer Raabta . For the trailer of the film, actor Irrfan Khan has lent his voice. When a senior journalist asked Sushant about Kulbhushan Jadhav issue, he got really miffed over it and behaved rudely while rejecting the question.

Arts&Culture Who is Steve Stephens? Suspect accused of broadcasting killing on Facebook Live
Author: 0 Who is Steve Stephens? Suspect accused of broadcasting killing on Facebook Live

He noted that the alleged shooter has "a relationship with some of our clergy in Northeast Ohio", and encouraged him to "give them a call and then call us and turn yourself in". "We are shocked and horrified like everyone else", said Nancy Kortemeyer, a spokeswoman for Beech Brook. There had been no sighting of Stephens since the killing at 2 p.m., Williams said, and it wasn't clear whether he was still in Cleveland .

Arts&Culture 'Outlander' Season 3 Spoilers, Plot: New Stills Tease Claire Happy With Frank?
Author: 0 'Outlander' Season 3 Spoilers, Plot: New Stills Tease Claire Happy With Frank?

This woman Jamie is referring to, of course, is Claire (Caitriona Balfe), the love of his life who is now back in the future. Both were beaming and clapping. But the most intriguing shot from the trailer is one that (at least if memory serves) isn't a direct adaptation from Diana Gabaldon's Voyager - a soggy Jamie crying out for Claire in what looks like the ruin of an old castle (or tower - perhaps Ellen's?).

Arts&Culture Not Pakistan, Aamir Khan's Dangal all set to release in China
Author: 0 Not Pakistan, Aamir Khan's Dangal all set to release in China

Several names including that of Alia Bhatt, Shraddha Kapoor, Kriti Sanon, Fatima Sana Shaikh and Sara Ali Khan have been doing rounds for the lead role. Producer Aditya Chopra is said to have refused to cast her in the movie later as she played Aamir's daughter in Dangal and he thought it would be odd to now see her romancing Aamir.

Author: 0 Cyclone Cook: Flooding threat not over yet

The storm is expected to move south overnight, reaching Wellington or the Wairarapa early on Friday morning. New Zealand was bracing Thursday for a storm that meteorologists warned could be the worst for nearly 50 years, with extreme weather alerts that led to the evacuation of seaside areas and closed schools.

Arts&Culture Police urge man who livestreamed homicide to turn himself in
Author: 0 Police urge man who livestreamed homicide to turn himself in

In the video, which appears shaky, Stephens gets out of his auto and appears to randomly target Godwin, who was holding a shopping bag. It was up for about three hours before it was removed. Williams said that Stephens has not been connected to any other murders apart from Sunday's shooting in the Glenville neighborhood, east of downtown.

Author: 0 Lady Gaga Debuts New Song 'The Cure' at Coachella 2017

There were no special guests during Gaga's set, but she did surprise her fans by performing a brand new track called The Cure , an upbeat dancehall style song, Billboard reports. Gaga will be shooting with co-star-director Bradley Cooper as they recreate a fictional Country and Western music festival. Gaga heaped praise on her fans during her set, and regularly talked to them.

Author: 0 'The Fate of the Furious' Beats 'Star Wars' at the Box-Office

Gary Gray, broke the record worldwide launch of Disney's " Star Wars: the Force Awakens " which nabbed 529 million US dollars in 2015. The latest installment in Universal's long-running " Fast and Furious " series added 1,057,071 to its domestic total of 1.4 million in attendance over the April 14-16 weekend, according to the tally from the Korean Film Council (KOFIC).

Arts&Culture Pep Guardiola: Give me time to turn Man City around'
Author: 0 Pep Guardiola: Give me time to turn Man City around'

The City boss has been particularly frustrated by his side's failures at the Etihad Stadium . Indeed, the Citizens were rather poor defensively, conceding 16 goals in eight matches - including six against Monaco. Kevin De Bruyne ( Manchester City ). Antonio Conte, in contrast, has made just 33, and Mauricio Pochettino 61. Southampton have won three out of their last five and only lost a hard-fought game against Tottenham during that stretch.

Author: 0 North Korea unveils new missiles during military parade

North Korean soldiers also rolled out another large rocket that appeared to be the size of an ICBM, but what a South Korean military analyst said hasn't been seen before. Those comments came hours after the US military, apparently given wide freedoms by Trump, dropped "the mother of all bombs" on a suspected ISIS tunnel and cave complex in eastern Afghanistan.

Author: 0 Eight Advertisers Have Now Pulled Out

Fox News said it was looking into the controversy and working to restore relations with advertisers. But in the wake of the Times report about O'Reilly and the settlements , some companies have announced they are pulling their ads from "The O'Reilly Factor ".

Author: 0 Anne Frank Center director: Trump should fire Spicer for Hitler remark

He apologized for those comments nearly immediately and said the comparison was especially "inappropriate" during the Jewish holiday of Passover. "I made a mistake by trying to make a comparison that was completely wrong", he said. " I got into a topic that I shouldn't have and I screwed up ", he said in an interview in Washington, adding "I would ask obviously for folks' forgiveness".

Arts&Culture Voting opens to name April the giraffe's baby boy
Author: 0 Voting opens to name April the giraffe's baby boy

She finally gave birth Saturday, almost two months after her mid-February due date. The calf was born yesterday at the zoo in Harpursville, New York, about 209 km northwest of New York City. ET. Patch said April will naturally raise her baby, which is expected to be with Animal Adventure for at least the 2017 season as weaning can take up to 14 months, he said.