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Arts&Culture Evacuations as 'extremely serious' Cyclone Cook batters New Zealand
Author: 0 Evacuations as 'extremely serious' Cyclone Cook batters New Zealand

New Zealand on Thursday braced for the tail wind of a cyclone as authorities evacuated seaside areas, closed schools and warned people to reconsider their Easter holiday plans. A slow-moving low over the Tasman Sea is expected to bring heavy rain in many areas from the South Island throughout Wednesday, while Auckland and Northland are also expected to get drenched.

Author: 0 Prince death: Several opioid painkillers found in the singer's house

Investigators were "made aware by witnesses that were interviewed, that Prince recently had a history of going through withdrawals, which are believed to be the result of the abuse of prescription medication", the documents say. Schulenberg told detectives he put that prescription in Johnson's name for Prince's privacy. One pill bottle, which was labeled Vitamin D, instead contained a different medication inside, according to the search warrant filed by authorities.

Arts&Culture Breaking Down the NBA's Remaining Playoff Seed Scenarios
Author: 0 Breaking Down the NBA's Remaining Playoff Seed Scenarios

While most one-versus-eight matchups are a bit of an afterthought when thinking about the most intriguing postseason pairings, the upcoming series should be filled with plenty of drama. "I'm excited now. But once you get the playoffs, the seedings go out the window". He had some shaky games in that series (many wondered aloud why the Celticswould want to attempt to sign him in the off-season), but his "just win baby" mentality worked out for him and Atlanta.

Arts&Culture PRETTY LITTLE LIARS Stars Open Up About Hit Show's Final Season
Author: 0 PRETTY LITTLE LIARS Stars Open Up About Hit Show's Final Season

The episode is entitled "Playtime". In the meantime, Find out the disturbing statements of Keegan Allen on the fate of Toby in season 7 of Pretty Little Liars on melty. And what is A.D. delivering and how does it connect to the "final endgame"? Pretty Little Liars fans have also long speculated that Aria could be Uber A on PLL , with one of the most popular theories being put forward by Reddit user ScarlettSilver .

Arts&Culture Trump says North Korea has 'gotta behave'
Author: 0 Trump says North Korea has 'gotta behave'

Trump's strategy isn't exactly a departure from long-standing U.S. policy. "For Kim Jong-un to "behave" along the lines the USA demands would violate the North Korean culture - it would appear that Kim would be acting weak", said Mr Bennett.

Author: 0 Man accused of Facebook-video murder found dead after chase

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf says police heroically took quick action to keep others safe. Police said earlier his cellphone signal was last detected on Sunday afternoon in Erie, Penn., roughly halfway between Cleveland and Buffalo, N.Y., which borders Ontario.

Arts&Culture Turkish police helicopter crashes in southeast
Author: 0 Turkish police helicopter crashes in southeast

The rescue teams reached the helicopter wreckage after battling with poor weather conditions for nearly four hours. He said rescue teams could not reach the area by helicopter. President Recep Tayyip Erdogan extended his condolences in a statement sent to General Director of Security Selami Altinok. Nationalist Movement Party (MHP) leader Devlet Bahceli also expressed his condolences to the families of the victims.

Arts&Culture Alabama governor changes election for US Senate seat
Author: 0 Alabama governor changes election for US Senate seat

The schedule marks a drastic change from the earlier timeline, which placed the general election on November 6, 2018 - the same day as other midterm elections nationwide. Odd has said he will run for re-election in the special election. The 1915 state law says if the vacancy occurs more than four months before a general election, the governor of Alabama shall "forthwith order an election" but does not specify a time frame beyond that.

Arts&Culture Arkansas inmates ask appeals court to review part of ruling
Author: 0 Arkansas inmates ask appeals court to review part of ruling

In her order Saturday, Baker cited troubled lengthy executions in Alabama, Arizona, Ohio and Oklahoma that used the sedative midazolam. (AP Photo/Kelly P. Some Christians in Arkansas would be pleased by the delay. The restraining order was issued in response to a case brought by the manufacturer of one of the drugs, vecuronium bromide, that Arkansas uses in its executions.

Author: 0 Trump claims with zero evidence that Susan Rice committed a crime

Axelrod said he was also appalled because Trump's comments came one day before Trump meets with Chinese President Xi Jinping, a meeting Axelrod said "is probably the most important meeting" Trump has had so far in his presidency. "They believe there would have been nothing worrisome about Rice asking for the names of Trump officials to be unmasked while in her post as the administration's top national security official".

Arts&Culture Lorde Debuts a New Song at Coachella
Author: 0 Lorde Debuts a New Song at Coachella

In the video , Lorde started off by talking about her " Melodrama " song. Before singing "Liability", Lorde mentioned that the opening chord progression on the song reminded her of Kanye West's " Runaway ". With Lorde's second record Melodrama still a good two months away from being released, fans are understandably keen to be hearing more new music from the Kiwi singer.

Author: 0 Appealing for calm, China says USA wants talks on North Korea

Yet North Korea has continued to paint the U.S.as the aggressor. In February, Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe agreed a plan to expand the economic relationship between the countries based on policies of free and fair trade. McMaster, Trump's USA national security adviser, said in an interview with CNBC . White House officials say the meetings in Tokyo are meant to forge a framework for future discussions after the USA withdrew from a Pacific Rim trade pact.

Author: 0 Eric Trump explains his father's approach to golf

Asked about this yesterday, Spicer said Trump is "entitled" to "private time". In fact, President Obama (despite having resisted a bit, at first) released names of almost 6 million visitors' via a dedicated website including all those who visited for the objective of lobbying.

Author: 0 Detroit to host 2020 Frozen Four, 2021 NCAA tourney games

The NCAA announced Tuesday that Detroit's Little Caesars Arena will be the site of the 2020 Men's Division I Hockey Frozen Four with Michigan State University serving as the host institution. The DSC's proposal netted more than the Frozen Four. U-M will also host the 2019 and 2022 NCAA women's gymnastics regionals, the 2020 men's gymnastics championship, the 2021 field hockey championship, the 2022 women's golf regional and the 2022 water polo championship.

Author: 0 Financial Watchlist of GNC Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:GNC)

GNC Holdings' first quarter 2017 adjusted earnings per share of 37 cents surpassed this estimate by 12.1%. After $0.07 actual EPS reported by GNC Holdings Inc for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 371.43% EPS growth. GNC said its transactional growth rate increased 9.3% in the first quarter, the "strongest growth this company has seen in years", according to interim CEO Bob Moron.

Arts&Culture Don Rickles Dies: Entertainer Known for Insult Comedy was 90
Author: 0 Don Rickles Dies: Entertainer Known for Insult Comedy was 90

Rickles guested on Kimmel's show 18 times since it went on the air in 2003, and over that period, Kimmel and Rickles formed a meaningful relationship with each other, both on and off set. IN MEMORIAM: Celebrities and notable figures who have recently passed away He went on to a career in films, television and standup comedy that spanned 55 years.

Author: 0 Music legend J. Geils found dead in his Groton home

His former bandmate Peter Wolf paid tribute to Geils on Facebook , writing: 'Thinking of all the times we kicked it high and rocked down the house! "R.I.P Jay Geils". The album that "Centerfold" was taken from, "Freeze-Frame", also hit number one in the charts in the same year. Geils is best known for the J. Geils Band's No.

Author: 0 US, Canada, Mexico launch joint bid to host 2026 world cup

Sunil Gulati President of United States Soccer Federation attends a press conference on April 10 at the One World Trade Center in NY. Under the agreement signed today, 75 percent of the matches will be played in the USA and the remaining 25 percent split between Mexico and Canada .

Author: 0 Richard Simmons hospitalized for severe indigestion

The star has been batting "discomfort while eating for several days, and finally chose to seek treatment at a hospital on Monday", reports said. However, it's not clear whether Simmons is still in the hospital. While Simmons is living a reclusive lifestyle, he is still doing some business. In an exclusive phone interview with ET in March 2016, Simmons addressed the fascination over his new private life and said, "no one should be anxious about me".

Arts&Culture Pakistan foils Easter terrorist attack
Author: 0 Pakistan foils Easter terrorist attack

Noreen Leghari, the female terror suspect who was arrested from Lahore by security agencies confessed to having links with Daesh, which is an global terrorist organization. Noreen confessed that her husband Ali Tariq's involvement in terrorist activities and revealed that she herself was about to explode herself in an Easter day attack on Christian community in Pakistan.

Arts&Culture NCAA Championship Sites Announced For 2019-22
Author: 0 NCAA Championship Sites Announced For 2019-22

The NCAA announced future championships sites through 2022 on Tuesday afternoon. The new Little Caesars Arena in Detroit will host the 2020 Men's Frozen Four and the 2022 Division I Wrestling Championships. The regional marks the 13th NCAA men's basketball event in school history, and the fifth time the Gophers will be hosting Sweet 16 and Elite Eight competition.

Arts&Culture Stephy Nobles-Beans: Remember who and what we honor on Resurrection Sunday
Author: 0 Stephy Nobles-Beans: Remember who and what we honor on Resurrection Sunday

Each church will draw a different message from this crucial moment in Christianity, but at Brandon's First Presbyterian Church, the sermon Rev. Dong-Ha Kim shared on Easter Sunday was of joy. Their answer was that people had varied opinions of who he was. Easter baskets are nice with all the chocolate candy or special toys and the fun of hearing kids talk about where they found their baskets always brings a smile to my face.

Arts&Culture Bandai Namco announces Code Vein, a new actio
Author: 0 Bandai Namco announces Code Vein, a new actio

When Revenants face blood deficiency, they transform into monsters called "Lost". The main feature in Code Vein is a buddy system, where players exploring dungeons can have an AI controlled character fight beside them through the dungeon.

Author: 0 Deals of the day-Mergers and acquisitions

A year ago, a group led by Anbang withdrew a US$14 billion takeover for Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide Inc., citing "various market considerations". FGL's board of directors has received interest from a number of parties, the company noted. FGL said in February it would solicit other acquisition offers as part of its merger agreement extension with Anbang.

Author: 0 English Premier League: Tottenham Hotspurs still in title hunt

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte said he was to blame for his team's 2-0 loss to Manchester United at Old Trafford on Sunday, saying he had failed to motivate his players enough. "We learnt a lot from last season". And Harry Kane reached 20 goals for a third successive season, scoring on his first start in nearly five weeks after recovering from an ankle injury.

Arts&Culture Starbucks calls shifting-color drink a
Author: 0 Starbucks calls shifting-color drink a "Unicorn Frappuccino"

Bradford Hornsby is an editor, music writer, web producer, and pop culture blogger for CBS stations in the San Francisco Bay Area. Starbucks says the specialty item is a mix of mango syrup and "pleasantly sour" blue drizzle. On social media, many seemed onboard with the new drink. So far, people are pretty hyped about Starbucks's new concoction. Initial rumors about Starbucks' Unicorn Frappuccino emerged on Reddit , where some confused baristas shared photographs of incoming stock ...

Arts&Culture Former WWE wrestler Rosey, Roman Reigns's brother, dies at 47
Author: 0 Former WWE wrestler Rosey, Roman Reigns's brother, dies at 47

He came to fame in the early part of this century, working as one-half of Raw General Manager Eric Bischoff's enforcers, Three Minute Warning, alongside his cousin Eddie Fatu. In his passing, he left three attractive young children and a heartbroken family. What are some of your favorite memories of Rosey? Please respect the privacy of his children and family as they mourn the loss of this kind, loving, gentle man, who was a father, son, brother and a superhero to us all.

Arts&Culture Pressure mounts on Wenger after another sorry defeat
Author: 0 Pressure mounts on Wenger after another sorry defeat

That is not the news that a growing number of Arsenal supporters want to hear, and they will undoubtedly continue to voice their displeasure with the club between now and the end of the season but it remains to be seen if if makes any difference.

Author: 0 Fast & Furious 8 premieres in India

However, the Fast and the Furious franchise has made it a central theme to demonstrate Dom's unshakable commitment to family and friends - so how does the the most noble and stalwart member of the crew end up battling those he loves? With eight movies already in the can, it's impossible to think of the long-running Fast and Furious franchise without certain actors that have starred in it since the beginning popping into your head.

Author: 0 Brits should lose the 'stiff upper lip', says Prince William

Now Harry has revealed for the first time that losing his mother when he was only 12 left him in emotional turmoil for 20 years, filling him with grief and rage he could only manage after he sought counseling. The pop star recently discussed her experiences of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, after being raped when she was 19. As part of his Heads Together campaign, the Duke of Cambridge video called Lady Gaga aka Steffani Germanotta to discuss how to combat the stigma surrounding mental ...

Arts&Culture Who Went Home on 'Dancing With the Stars' 2017? Week 5 Spoilers
Author: 0 Who Went Home on 'Dancing With the Stars' 2017? Week 5 Spoilers

Simone Biles showed her gymnastic skill on a demanding contemporary routine performed to "How Far I'll Go" from "Moana". Gleb later praised Erika and her pop star alter ego in an Instagram post shortly after their elimination. Also, it was a jive, and that doesn't suit him or his style all that well. Still, Tonioli said Jennings captured the classic Disney feel. But Bonner "cowboy-ed up" and threw himself into learning the tango.

Arts&Culture Netflix finally takes on Cannes... with an Adam Sandler movie
Author: 0 Netflix finally takes on Cannes... with an Adam Sandler movie

Nonetheless, Netflix a few years ago, in its never-ending quest for original and exclusive content, inked a lucrative deal with Happy Madison Productions, Sandler's film and TV production company. This means that when your friends told you they went home on Saturday night to watch that hot new documentary on Syrian rescue workers, they were actually settling down for some Sandy Wexler action.

Arts&Culture Trump congratulates Turkey's Erdogan after contested referendum
Author: 0 Trump congratulates Turkey's Erdogan after contested referendum

Erdogan rejected criticism, warning foreign election observers to "know their place". Global observers monitoring the Turkish referendum concluded in a preliminary report on Monday that the campaign and vote took place in a political environment where the "fundamental freedoms essential to a genuinely democratic process were curtailed".

Arts&Culture Harper Beckham sings Happy Birthday to Victoria
Author: 0 Harper Beckham sings Happy Birthday to Victoria

It just so happens to be Victoria Beckham's 43rd birthday. Watch her sing " Happy Birthday " for her mom, who turned 43 Monday, as she snaps her fingers. '"I don't look at you when you were in the Spice Girls and connect that person with you now". Victoria also said the last time she remembers having a good dance was back at Christmas when Mel C performed by chance in the Maldives.

Author: 0 Lorde has more surprise for fans at the Coachella

The highlight for many was the debut of new song, " Homemade Dynamite ". Rolling Stone quickly praised Lorde's new material as one of the 25 best things it saw at the festival and said Homemade Dynamite could rival her biggest hit Royals .

Author: 0 Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Cast Plays "Guess the Guardian"

Written and directed by James Gunn . As Kimmel put it, "Can I say Tango and Cash are in this movie?" Pratt , though, didn't say what Stallone's role would be. Later, the five stars played a game that tested their knowledge of their fellow Guardians , and it revealed some fascinating little-known facts about the Marvel heroes.

Author: 0 Weapons found after France attack plot arrests: Probe sources

The impossible is now possible, French far right presidential candidate Marine Le Pen said in celebration the morning after Donald Trump won the USA presidency. A potential change in German government policy would require France to finally tackle structural reforms, Macron said. - The single currency is under renewed selling pressure as the latest polls point to a tight four-way, first-round election battle.

Author: 0 No stiff upper lip: Prince Harry describes mental problems

Harry, who was 12 when Diana was killed in a auto crash in Paris, said it was not until his late 20s that he processed his grief. In the years that followed, Harry went to war in Afghanistan but by his late 20s, he felt a "fight or flight" sensation during royal engagements and was struggling with anger issues where he felt "on the verge of punching someone".

Author: 0 Star Wars: Battlefront 2 Release Date, Trailer, Story and More

Gamers were hopeful that the omission of a Battlefront 2 Season Pass would mean any planned DLC for the game would be free, similar to Titanfall 2's setup. "It's so amusing when people started asking that", Johnson told ABC News while promoting The Last Jedi at this past weekend's Star Wars Celebration.

Arts&Culture Seth Rollins vs. Samoa Joe set for WWE Payback
Author: 0 Seth Rollins vs. Samoa Joe set for WWE Payback

With The Big Show on the top rope, Strowman leapt to action and delivered a suplex to collapse the ring. Check out the incredible footage below. Braun Strowman arrives during to the WWE Live Duesseldorf event at ISS Dome on February 22, 2017 in Duesseldorf, Germany.

Arts&Culture Prince docs reveal prescription drugs in confidant's name
Author: 0 Prince docs reveal prescription drugs in confidant's name

A computer found near that suitcase in Prince's bedroom was initially overlooked by investigators, until they learned through interviews that Prince did not use a cell phone. Some were in a suitcase labeled with a Prince alias, Peter Bravestrong. There is still no known answer to how Prince got the opioid fentanyl that killed him, and no one has been charged in relation to the investigation, which also involves the Drug Enforcement Administration.

Author: 0 Vettel 'forefront' of title chase, says Ferrari boss

This was Vettel's 44th race victory taking his overall championship points to 68, seven points more than Hamiltons's. Williams driver Felipe Massa finished an impressive sixth, followed by Sergio Perez in the Force India, Romain Grosjean for Haas, Nico Hulkenberg scoring Renault's first points of the year, and Esteban Ocon rounding out the top 10.

Author: 0 Star Wars Battlefront 2 Campaign Details Revealed

Not purchasing the pass, each map pack was $15, but it was a feeling that left a lot of players feeling sour towards the game and developers. In addition to the all-new single player campaign, the team at DICE is evolving the game's multiplayer to become the ultimate Star Wars battleground.

Arts&Culture Bill Nye teams up with Tyler, the Creator for new theme song
Author: 0 Bill Nye teams up with Tyler, the Creator for new theme song

Bill Nye the Science Guy has got a new show coming to Netflix on 21 April and its theme song is by none other than Tyler, the Creator. Remember that feeling of elation when your teacher wheeled the big cathode ray tube TV into the classroom and slotted in the Bill Nye the Science Guy video tape? Does it still make you want to Bill-chant? Today, the opening credits sequence featuring Tyler's theme song has been revealed.

Arts&Culture Kia Motors close to signing a deal to build factory in India
Author: 0 Kia Motors close to signing a deal to build factory in India

Kia Motors' bigger sister affiliate Hyundai Motor Co. entered the Indian subcontinent in 1998. Kia is expected to use the same set of vendors that the parent company now has. Kia will use Hyundai's existing vendors for parts that it will source from India. Without a local factory, Kia has yet to establish a presence in the country.

Arts&Culture TCS reports 2.5% QoQ drop in Q4 net profit, revenues marginally down
Author: 0 TCS reports 2.5% QoQ drop in Q4 net profit, revenues marginally down

The software giant said net profit for the three months to March 31 rose to 66.08 billion rupees ($1.02 billion) from 63.40 billion rupees for the same period past year. Gross employee addition for the company during the quarter stood at 20,093 employees while the net addition was 8726 employees. He added that the company's digital business grew 29 per cent annually to Dollars 3 billion, with most industries showing double-digit growth.

Author: 0 Duke and Lady Gaga speak out on mental health

In a new clip released today, Prince William facetimes Lady Gaga to discuss mental health, as part of a Heads Together campaign. The 34-year-old father-of-two then pointed out how wonderful he thought Lady Gaga was to speak out about her personal battle with mental health.

Author: 0 Jimmy Kimmel pays a tearful homage to Don Rickles

Warmth" from chat show host Johnny Carson, on whose show Rickles appeared on dozens of occasions over the years, and, later, David Letterman's too. He gave me advice - good advice, not the advice people give you just to hear themselves giving you advice.

Arts&Culture Teaser of Salman Khan starrer 'Tubelight' released!
Author: 0 Teaser of Salman Khan starrer 'Tubelight' released!

According to a report in Mumbai Mirror , Salman Khan and Kabir Khan "didn't want trained kids for the voice-over". While Kabir Khan's Tubelight is high on expectations and has raised the curiosity among the audience, Salman Khan has done something very unexpected for the film's promotion.