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Arts&Culture Suspect in Facebook video murder found dead
Author: 0 Suspect in Facebook video murder found dead

Early Tuesday, someone called police to report that he thought he had seen Stephens at a hotel in Washington, D.C., but a police spokesman there said authorities quickly determined that the person was not the man being sought. "They had their guns out but when he shook his head, they lowered their guns". The daughter of a retiree slain in an apparently random Cleveland shooting that was recorded and shared on Facebook says she's sad that the suspect killed himself in Pennsylvania .

Arts&Culture Arkansas officials ask courts to clear path for executions
Author: 0 Arkansas officials ask courts to clear path for executions

They won stays from the Arkansas Supreme Court on Monday after lawyers argued their mental health issues were similar enough to those raised in an Alabama case going before the U.S. "ADC (the Arkansas Department of Correction ) personnel used an existing medical license, which is to be used only to order products with legitimate medical uses, and an irregular ordering process to obtain the vecuronium via phone order with a McKesson salesperson", the brief said.

Author: 0 2Pac Is Inducted Into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Steve Perry reunited with Journey for the first time in 20-plus years as part of the band's induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame on Friday night. It just built anticipation for Pearl Jam's epic performance, which included "Alive" (with original drummer Dave Krusen ), "Given to Fly" and the sing-a-along " Better Man ".

Author: 0 Of course Trump defended O'Reilly

Following the Times story, O'Reilly released a statement in which he described himself as a victim , and claimed his reason for paying out the settlements was to protect his children. During the USA election campaign, Trump had defended then Fox News chief Roger Ailes , who also was accused of sexual harassment. 21 Century Fox is now in the hot seat since it has pledged zero tolerance for inappropriate work behavior.

Arts&Culture Netflix Growth Slows Due To Content Delays
Author: 0 Netflix Growth Slows Due To Content Delays

About 51 million of Netflix's subscribers are in the U.S. By the end of this year, Piper Jaffray analyst Michael Olson expects the majority of the company's subscribers to be overseas. In the first quarter the streaming service passed $2.5 billion in revenues and added another 5 million members. The video streaming service insisted that the lower-than-expected Q1 subscriber growth in both domestic and worldwide markets did not signal any change to its long-term growth expectations.

Arts&Culture Oil steadies as OPEC boost offsets dent from USA supply
Author: 0 Oil steadies as OPEC boost offsets dent from USA supply

A Reuters poll showed analysts expected data to show USA crude stocks fell in the week to April 14. "The glaring rise in USA gasoline refined product inventories, in combination with persistent lower-48 production growth, keeps us cautious on oil prices", said Chris Kettenmann, chief energy strategist at Macro Risk Advisors LLC in NY.

Arts&Culture First official photos from Season 7 of 'Game of Thrones'
Author: 0 First official photos from Season 7 of 'Game of Thrones'

We can also see that Danaerys and her massive army have made it to Westeros. HBO recently released the very first photos from the upcoming new seven-episode season of its widely popular show Game of Thrones , and the pics have left us with more questions than answers.

Author: 0 O"Reilly out at Fox News; internal memo released"

Kurtz discussed the Ailes matter on-air more extensively than he did the O'Reilly controversy. The announcement came just hours after the combative and right-wing television personality was photographed shaking hands with Pope Francis in St Peters Square on holiday in Rome.

Author: 0 Bill O'Reilly issues a defiant final statement

The embattled news anchor and longtime pillar of Fox News was dropped on Wednesday by the network he helped build amid a steady stream of allegations that he engaged in sexual harassment and inappropriate behaviour toward women over the years.

Arts&Culture 'Unforgettable' Star Simon Kassianides Talks Working With Rosario Dawson and Katherine
Author: 0 'Unforgettable' Star Simon Kassianides Talks Working With Rosario Dawson and Katherine

Julia (Rosario Dawson), the sweet-natured and clearly doomed new girlfriend of Tessa's ex-husband David (Geoff Shults). The 38-year-old actress plays an unhinged ex-wife who has it in for her ex's new fiancé, played by Rosario Dawson . So she steals Julia's phone at a party and hacks into it with impressive techno-stalker finesse; inside, she finds some sexy photos and a folder marked "legal", which contains a copy of the restraining order Julia took out against an abusive ex.

Arts&Culture 21st Century stock rises after O'Reilly firing
Author: 0 21st Century stock rises after O'Reilly firing

Shares were up 63 cents, or 2.1 percent, to $30.44 in Thursday afternoon trading. The stock fell 1 percent to close at $29.81 on Wednesday. "He's been the linchpin" of the lineup, said Jane Hall, an American University professor and former Fox contributor, who noted that it will take a while to see whether his loyal audience sticks with O'Reilly's replacement.

Arts&Culture Woman broke into Drake's home and drank sodas
Author: 0 Woman broke into Drake's home and drank sodas

A burglary charge was dismissed Wednesday against a SC woman accused of getting into rapper Drake's Hidden Hills home and helping herself to some of the rapper's beverages. She was also wearing Drake's hooded sweatshirt, police said. Investigators said there was no evidence Collins took anything or caused any damage at the residence of Drake, whose real name is Aubrey Graham.

Arts&Culture Netflix's (NFLX) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Bank of America Corp
Author: 0 Netflix's (NFLX) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Bank of America Corp

Netflix added almost five million subscribers worldwide in the first quarter of 2017, down from more than seven million subscribers it added the quarter before that. Global subscriber number was guided to 2.60 million, also ahead of his estimate and the consensus of 1.50 million and 1.48 million, respectively. "Buttressing this activity is the substantial earned media coverage around the Netflix brand, technology and content we generate globally through events and activities aimed at ...

Author: 0 'Jhoom Jhoom Jhoom Baba' To This Guardians Of The Galaxy Desi Remix

Many were pleased to see the anthropomorphic fowl resurface in comic fashion, 28 years on from the 1986 standalone film adaptation - so he could conceivably reappear here. Another thing, perhaps we should listen to Vol 2 .as well? Why? But Fillion did make a brief cameo in the first Guardians film, voicing a blue-skinned alien.

Author: 0 Watch Prince William, Lady Gaga FaceTime about the importance of mental health

The FaceTime comes a day after Prince Harry revealed he recently sought counseling to deal with the grief of losing his mother, Princess Diana . The #oktosay film series can be viewed on the Heads Together YouTube page and website. "I still have shock within me - people say it can't last that long but it does", he told the BBC One documentary, Mind Over Marathon , airing on Thursday.

Arts&Culture He Checks Out! Birth Stats Revealed For April The Giraffe's Calf
Author: 0 He Checks Out! Birth Stats Revealed For April The Giraffe's Calf

Animal Adventure Park posted on its Facebook page that the calf weighs 58.5 kg and stands 1.75m tall. The zoo's owner says the newborn will stay with April until he is weaned, which can take six months or longer. Patch says the contest is a donation based system, where people pay a minimum of five dollars to suggest five possible names for the calf . The Internet-famous animal gave birth, after two months of being anxiously watched on her live stream , to a baby boy.

Author: 0 NKorean official says will continue missile tests

The possibility will be discussed in a ministerial meeting in late May, Aso said in a speech in NY. Pence issued multiple warnings to North Korea, which has conducted multiple missile tests in recent weeks, during his time in East Asia.

Arts&Culture Pakistan's top court rules prime minister can stay in power
Author: 0 Pakistan's top court rules prime minister can stay in power

Pakistan's Supreme Court on Thursday ordered further investigations into corruption allegations levelled by the opposition against Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, saying there was insufficient evidence to order his removal from office. The opposition used the petitions in an effort to force Sharif , in power since 2013, to resign over tax evasion and concealing foreign investment.

Author: 0 Rob Gronkowski Briefs the White House on 69

Trump hosted the five-time champions on the South Lawn and declared that "no team has been good this long". This isn't the first time the four-time Super Bowl MVP skipped a visit to the White House . Thirty-four Patriots players attended the ceremony. "Need some help?" may be the most accurate thing anyone could ask Press Secretary Sean Spicer right now.

Arts&Culture Look, listen for angels of God
Author: 0 Look, listen for angels of God

THERE ARE three times during a year that a church can expect to have a full house, or at the very least more visitors than usual - and that's at the Sunday service before Christmas, the Watchnight New Year's Eve service and the Easter service.

Author: 0 Arkansas governor disappointed by court ruling

They include Ledell Lee and Stacey Johnson, who are set for execution Thursday night. Lee's execution is now also on hold. The state originally set eight executions to occur over an 11-day period in April, which would have been the most by a state in such a compressed period since the U.S.

Author: 0 Prince William and Lady Gaga join forces in mental health campaign

The two agreed that people need to speak out in order to break the taboos surrounding mental illness, with Prince William suggesting they meet up if Lady Gaga visits the United Kingdom later this year. Now, the Duke of Cambridge and the " Million Reasons " singer came together (via the internet) to have a very personal, very touching chat about mental health that everyone should see.

Arts&Culture Netflix Approaches To Hit 100 Million Subscribers
Author: 0 Netflix Approaches To Hit 100 Million Subscribers

The firm increased revenues by over a third to $2.64bn for the quarter compared to the first three months of a year ago, while net income rose to $178m from $28m. While the company's growth has slowed in the United States, it has moved aggressively into multiple global markets. Its CEO said, "Our debt to total cap ratio, at under 10%, is quite conservative compared to most of our media peers at 30-70%, and conservative compared to efficient capital structure theory".

Arts&Culture On 'SNL,' Donald Trump backs Bill O'Reilly amid sexual harassment allegations
Author: 0 On 'SNL,' Donald Trump backs Bill O'Reilly amid sexual harassment allegations

In response to these allegations, 21st Century Fox said, "We have looked into these matters over the last few months and discussed them with O'Reilly". But most importantly, I'm a father who cares deeply for my children and who would do anything to avoid hurting them in any way. While corporations have made a stand against the Fox News' host, it is unclear if O'Reilly will face the same repercussions as Ailes.

Author: 0 Auto dragged by truck for miles, truck driver oblivous

The incident was caught on camera by another driver who posted it to Facebook . Steimke is heard saying. Other drivers honked to get the truck drivers attention, and one finally got in front to stop the truck. The truck driver also asked to remain unidentified. The incident occurred yesterday afternoon on the Cajon Pass in California, reports CBS Los Angeles .

Arts&Culture United Airlines to refund customers after man dragged off plane
Author: 0 United Airlines to refund customers after man dragged off plane

In the hours following the incident, United wrestled with how to respond. Video of police officers dragging the passenger from the overbooked flight sparked uproar. The footage, captured by a passenger sat directly behind Dr David Dao, shows the Kentucky physician telling police he would rather go to jail than get off the plane, saying "you can drag me".

Author: 0 J. Geils Dead: 'Centerfold' Singer Dies at Age 71

The band followed up the success with "Freeze-Frame", the title track to its 1981 album, which peaked at No. 4. The group recorded 11 studio albums before breaking up in 1985. Geils Band eventually transitioned from being an incredible cover band to writing their own song; this was an early hit penned by the band's songwriting team of singer Peter Wolf and keyboardist Seth Justman; the song hit #30 on the pop charts.

Arts&Culture Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor: UFC's Dana White projects ginormous paydays
Author: 0 Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor: UFC's Dana White projects ginormous paydays

UFC president Dana White has cautioned he still has a lot of work left to do in order to make a proposed boxing match between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor . Mayweather was guaranteed $100 million for his fight against Manny Pacquiao on May 2, 2015. Mayweather quickly laughed off the proposal. The UFC star is also open to the idea of fighting the undefeated boxer and the pair have already been involved in a war of words.

Arts&Culture 'Life Size 2' Officially Coming To Freeform - Will Lindsay Lohan Return?
Author: 0 'Life Size 2' Officially Coming To Freeform - Will Lindsay Lohan Return?

And though Lohan, 30, is not yet out of the running for the film's costarring role, Banks hinted back in 2015 that the movie may move in a different direction. In the sequel, Eve is all grown up, and this time, she's ready to help a young woman "learn to live and love again", according to a press release. "I have not [reached out to offer a cameo], but I think it would be interesting".

Arts&Culture Dion consulted portrait of husband for project
Author: 0 Dion consulted portrait of husband for project

In a new interview with British newspaper The Sun , the Canadian-born songstress revealed that she sleeps with her 6-year-old twins, Nelson and Eddy. I am definitely in love with [René], married to him. And it's always with him... I took care of him the best way I could. "When I hug my kids, it's for him".

Author: 0 See Stephen Colbert, Seth Meyers Remember Don Rickles

Although Rickles lived a long life, Kimmel said that he died too young because he was "youthful and amusing and sharp and generous". Rickles was a frequent guest on the show (having visited around 17 more times), and the two would go out to dinner after each appearance.

Arts&Culture Trump signs executive order targeting specialty work visas: 5 things to know
Author: 0 Trump signs executive order targeting specialty work visas: 5 things to know

Trump now has a 41 percent approval rating in the state. USA government data shows that almost 127,000 were granted to Indian applicants past year. Technology leaders say they have been unable to get as many visas as they need because the system is flooded with immigration applications by outsourcing companies, who generally hire lower-skilled, lower-paid technical workers.

Author: 0 COPE Applauds the Rainbow Nation March to Save South Africa

Fitch says the reshuffle, in which widely respected Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan was sacked, will further discourage companies from investing in South Africa. Zuma , who came to power in 2009, has been battered by a series of corruption scandals during his time in office, while the country has suffered record unemployment, slowing growth and stubborn racial inequality.

Author: 0 Chris Pratt Says Jurassic World 2 Will Be Much Scarier

While there is still a year to wait out before we're given the sequel, we know that Pratt will be reprising his role as Owen the trainer and researcher of dinosaurs in the Park. Explaining further, the Parks & Recreation alum said viewers can expect " deep emotions and suspense " in the science fiction film. "[It] will continue to expand and carry the story forward in a way that is really unexpected and you wouldn't have imagined", Pratt told Screen Rant .

Arts&Culture Star Wars: Rian Johnson Reveals Why Kylo Ren's Scar Was Changed
Author: 0 Star Wars: Rian Johnson Reveals Why Kylo Ren's Scar Was Changed

While some had wondered if it was simply a continuity error, or if it would somehow factor into The Last Jedi's plot, the film's director Rian Johnson has now clarified otherwise. Or a flashback?" one fan on Twitter asked, with another, adding, "You seen the scar for three seconds in 7, you'll see it for the whole movie in 8. And with the recent trailer for December\u0027s Star Wars: The Last Jedi \/em , fans got their wish - but with a slight change to an important moment of The Force ...

Author: 0 MPs vote in favour of snap General Election on 8 June

But Mr Corbyn dismissed her argument that she needs a fresh mandate to deliver Brexit, and said it was "extremely interesting" that she had chosen to call an election as the Crown Prosecution Service prepares to decide whether to press charges against a string of Tory MPs over allegations relating to 2015 general election expenses.

Author: 0 USA top diplomat warns of Iran 'provocations'

The six powers that negotiated the 2015 nuclear deal - the US, China , Russia, France, Germany and the United Kingdom, with the involvement from the European Union - set aside Iran's alleged support for terrorism in order to get a deal guaranteeing that the country would not be able to build a nuclear weapon for a decade and would remain under the eye of UN weapons inspectors.

Arts&Culture Netflix says it's competing with 'sleep' not Amazon or Hulu
Author: 0 Netflix says it's competing with 'sleep' not Amazon or Hulu

In a letter to shareholders to accompany its first quarter 2017 results, Netflix dismissed quarterly variances in customer sign-ups as "mostly noise" in the long-term growth and uptake of internet TV. This means the streaming company is paying virtually no tax outside of the USA, where it made a taxable profit of $606 million from revenues of $1.47 billion .

Arts&Culture Sarah Palin Poses With Hillary Clinton White House Portrait
Author: 0 Sarah Palin Poses With Hillary Clinton White House Portrait

One of the takes shows the trio mocking the former Democratic presidential nominee. There has been talk of Nugent and Kid Rock running for the Senate in MI. A great night at the White House. Had and unbelievable and epic evening with Governor Sarah Palin and her team, and Kid Rock and fiancée Audrey, visiting.

Arts&Culture Calm seas, greedy smugglers: Italy saves over 6000 migrants
Author: 0 Calm seas, greedy smugglers: Italy saves over 6000 migrants

An eight-year-old boy was among the dead, rescue workers said. DARRIN ZAMMIT LUPI/REUTERS Migrants rest on the deck of the Malta-based NGO Migrant Offshore Aid Station (MOAS) ship Phoenix, April 14, 2017 . The refugees tried to cross the Mediterranean aboard inflatable rafts and wooden boats, the news agency specified. The Sophia program is created to destroy smuggler's ships after rescues are complete and to train the Libyan Coast Guard to stop boats from leaving.

Arts&Culture Nina Dobrev and Orlando Bloom Are
Author: 0 Nina Dobrev and Orlando Bloom Are "Casually Dating"

In addition, a rep for Dobrev has revealed , " Nina and Orlando are just friends". "They've known each other for a while". However, the source added that Bloom was spotted attending the Coachella party recently, with a woman, who was not Dobrev.

Arts&Culture Star Wars Rebels' 4th season confirmed to be last
Author: 0 Star Wars Rebels' 4th season confirmed to be last

Asked whether he was disappointed that Han and Luke never got a reunion in the new trilogy at Star Wars Celebration, Hamill exclaimed: "Absolutely!" The game is scheduled to release on November 17, 2017 for PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One. I'll be looking forward to checking out the campaign, it has been a long time since I've played a story-driven Star Wars game. Mark Hamill has revealed his own idea he had for Han Solo's tragic demise in "Star Wars: The Force Awakens", and it's gotten ...