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Arts&Culture Belgian man has no link to Paris attack: security officials
Author: 0 Belgian man has no link to Paris attack: security officials

TV footage showed the Arc de Triomphe monument and top half of the Champs Elysees packed with police vans, lights flashing and heavily armed police shutting the area down after what was described by one journalist as a major exchange of fire near a Marks and Spencers store.

Author: 0 Republicans derailed health care rewrite

The new amendment leaked Wednesday is an attempt to bridge the gap between moderate House Republicans in the Tuesday Group and conservative lawmakers in the House Freedom Caucus to generate enough votes to pass the bill. "We are in the midst of negotiating sort of the finishing touches, because our members want to make sure we lower premiums, that a person that is buying health insurance has a lot of choices and actually has transparency in that they know what things are going to cost before ...

Author: 0 Bill O'Reilly accuser appears on 'The View'

One of the most known television hosts in the country, Bill O'Reilly, was sacked from Fox News Channel over sexual harassment allegations. But Perquita Burgess - coming out publicly for the first time Thursday with her O'Reilly story - helped put a nail in the pundit's coffin by appearing on " The View ".

Author: 0 Prince fans join 'purple family' at Paisley Park

Although fentanyl was named as the cause of the pop star's death, investigators didn't discover the drug among the cache of pills found at Paisley Park , many which were labeled as over-the-counter medications such as "Bayer". TMZ reported that Jay Z attempted to buy Prince's unreleased music that was kept in a vault after his death but was unsuccessful. Last Tuesday, April 11, a crew from KSTP Channel 5 Eyewitness News was in Henderson to shoot some footage of the " Purple Rain " sites.

Author: 0 Videos Of ELO and Pearl Jam Rock Hall Inductions Go Online

Pearl Jam was the final act to be inducted to the Hall of Fame on Friday, following up fellow honorees Electric Light Orchestra, Joan Baez, Yes, Tupac Shakur and Journey . "I've never seen a band like that in my life". But a rep for the band has countered those claims, telling EW, "We have just spoken with Steve Perry's manager and he confirmed to us that he will NOT be performing tonight".

Arts&Culture Netflix growth misses mark
Author: 0 Netflix growth misses mark

The understated reaction reflects Hastings' ambition to build the world's largest video channel. However, the company said it had 98.75 million subscribers globally at the end of March and expected to cross the 100 million mark this weekend.

Author: 0 Eddie Murphy pays tribute after brother Charlie dies aged 57

He also had a recurring segment on Comedy Central's Charlie Murphy's True Hollywood Stories, where he recreated embarrassing moments meeting celebs, including Prince and Rick James . "We respectfully ask for privacy during this time of great loss for al of us". He was my first impression. "I wish he would get famous because people could see this great impression that I do".

Author: 0 United staff will no longer take seats of boarded passengers

The incident, caught on cellphone cameras, has been a public-relations disaster for the airline. United Airlines will no longer kick seated passengers off flights in order to make room for staff members, according to reports. During the removal, which grew into an embarrassing worldwide episode, Dao had two of his teeth knocked out, suffered a broken nose and a concussion and may require surgery, his lawyer said.

Arts&Culture Stockholm attack: Rakhmat Akilov has confessed, says lawyer
Author: 0 Stockholm attack: Rakhmat Akilov has confessed, says lawyer

Prosecutors said Tuesday that a second man arrested on Sunday would not be remanded in custody, but he would not be released due to a previous deportation order against him. Swedish police chief Dan Eliasson told a news conference that "we are sure that we have the driver of the truck", and Stockholm regional police commander Jan Evensson said that suspicions against the Uzbek suspect "had grown stronger" during questioning.

Author: 0 Without O'Reilly, Fox News faces its toughest test

Burgess, who as of today has more television presence than O'Reilly, said she held off on reporting him out of worry for her career, but she eventually reported him because she "wanted to save him from doing it to anyone else". "Twelve men and one woman have not done their job, because while they had a sexual harasser go public last year, they maintained Bill O'Reilly, signed his contract and let him, a harasser with 15-years experience, continue", Ossorio said.

Arts&Culture Female Doctor Who would be cool, says Karen Gillan
Author: 0 Female Doctor Who would be cool, says Karen Gillan

Speaking at the Los Angeles premiere of her latest film, Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol 2, Gillan expressed her disappointment. But at the same time, "The Pilot" delves into a concept Moffat has returned to time and time again in his run on Doctor Who: The power of love, and the need sometimes to let go of something holding you back, in order to move on.

Author: 0 Georgia run-off sets new test for President Trump

The question for Ossoff , and Democrats more broadly, is whether they can successfully link an establishment Republican like Handel to the less-than-popular Trump over the course of a two month, one-versus-one runoff slog. "Glad to be of help!", Trump tweeted around midnight Wednesday after the results showed Ossoff failed to get the 50 percent of votes needed to avoid a runoff.

Arts&Culture Rob Lowe as KFC's Colonel Sanders is the sight your Friday needs
Author: 0 Rob Lowe as KFC's Colonel Sanders is the sight your Friday needs

In the cheeky KFC spot, beginning Saturday, Lowe's Sanders addresses a crowd and announces that the fast-food chain is launching the Zinger into space this summer. "The answer is: We certainly hope so". The spicy, crispy and hand-breaded Zinger sandwich was presented to the world by none other than Hollywood legend Rob Lowe in a truly out-of-this-world announcement.

Author: 0 VERIFY: Did majority of the Patriots skip out on White House visit?

There has been plenty of speculation about why New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady didn't accompany his team Wednesday during the customary visit to the White House for Super Bowl champions. The photo comparison was also used in a story on the Times' website before being removed with a correction. Tom must've known that skipping a White House appearance when Obama was in office but going to one with Trump at the helm would've been a awful look for him.

Author: 0 Tennessee girl safe, teacher arrested at California commune

After being suspended, court records say Cummins took out a loan for $4,500, took two handguns and wrote a note to his wife saying he needed to go to Virginia Beach or the D.C. Brent Cooper, district attorney for Maury County, where the kidnapping occurred, said after the press conference it would likely take several weeks to arrange Cummins' extradition.

Author: 0 InterCloud Systems, Inc. (ICLD), Gilead Sciences Inc. (GILD)

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Arts&Culture MPs vote 522-13 in favour of snap General Election in June
Author: 0 MPs vote 522-13 in favour of snap General Election in June

But Mr Corbyn shot back: "If she's so proud of her record, why won't she debate it?" There were over 100 abstentions. The snap election announced by Theresa May yesterday, has been approved by MPs. As such, the next ballot was due to be held on May 7, 2020. A no-confidence motion would act as a trigger for an early election but could be embarrassing for May and the Conservative government and not a route they will want to go down.

Arts&Culture Bill Murray to join cellist for music and spoken word tour
Author: 0 Bill Murray to join cellist for music and spoken word tour

According to the New York Times , "Worlds" will include songs from West Side Story and readings of Mark Twain , all handled by Murray . Among the North American stops will be an October 10 performance at Chicago's Symphony Center, with Chinese violinist Mira Wang ( Vogler's wife) and Venezuelan-American pianist Vanessa Perez joining the ensemble.

Author: 0 Court blocks release of Prince recordings

Prince was 57 when he died at his Paisley Park estate in Minnesota on 21 April previous year from an overdose of the opioid Fentanyl. The lawsuit says a 2004 confidentiality agreement shows Boxill agreed that all recordings would remain Prince's sole and exclusive property.

Author: 0 Judge blocks release of Prince EP — but one track is online

We won't point out where you can find the record, but trust us that it's easy to find. Now, his estate has requested that a judge block the release of an EP that was initially scheduled to come out tomorrow, April 21. "I believe "Deliverance" is a timely release with everything going on in the world today and in light of the one-year anniversary of his passing". But Friday afternoon, Boxill's person label Rogue Music Alliance posted the title track, " Deliverance ", and made it available ...

Author: 0 UC Berkeley flip-flops on Ann Coulter, proposes May date

The violent , fascistic silencing mob appeared to score another "victory" against free speech last night at the University of California at Berkeley , as university officials urged the cancellation of a planned speech by conservative writer Ann Coulter over security concerns.

Arts&Culture Ronda Rousey announces engagement to fighter Travis Browne
Author: 0 Ronda Rousey announces engagement to fighter Travis Browne

Rousey hasn't fought competitively since losing to Brazilian Amanda Nunes in December a year ago. While it may be Rousey's first walk down the aisle, this will be the second marriage for Browne . Rousey said yes to Travis Browne, her boyfriend since 2015. It is unclear if Rousey will make another comeback attempt, although UFC president Dana White has said he doesn't see her coming back.

Arts&Culture Prince fans to mark anniversary of music superstar's death
Author: 0 Prince fans to mark anniversary of music superstar's death

Fans from around the globe have flocked to Paisley Park , now a museum, for a four-day celebration that includes performances by Prince's former bandmates and panel discussions. "I pushed the envelope as far as it needed to be pushed, and now it's on the floor, and people seem to want it to stay there". Prince's music saw a massive increase in sales after his death.

Author: 0 Jon Ossoff Comes ThisClose To Stunning Trump - Runoff Looms

Despite Ossoff's significant financial advantage, a slew of liberal celebrities boosting his profile, and a Democratic base eager to tag a win against Trump, the documentary filmmaker-turned-politician failed to reach the 50 percent threshold required to avoid a runoff.

Author: 0 UN Security Council unanimously adopts statement condemning NK missile launch

The threat came after U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said the United States continues to look at ways to pressure North Korea over its nuclear program. It was the fifth time this year that the council has adopted a press statement on North Korea . Speaking to reporters at his Bowling Green office Monday, Paul said China has tremendous leverage with Pyongyang given North Korea's economic woes.

Author: 0 Kris Jenner left furious by ex Caitlyn's 'made up' memoir

Jenner says she is "coming afteR' the Republican party of "messing" with the transgender community". Kris also asked if gender confirmation surgery is something Caitlyn would have done. Caitlyn and Kris married in April 1991 after five months of dating and announced their separation in October 2013. It turns out that he was not, as there is no indication that Donald Trump ever called Caitlyn Jenner to hear what the LGBT community had to say about his reversal of the controversial ...

Author: 0 Duke Blue Devils: Irving Finds Efficiency in Game 2

The 26-point comeback ties for the third largest in National Basketball Association playoff history and is the largest since April 30, 2012, when the Los Angeles Clippers came back from a 27-point deficit to beat the Memphis Grizzlies. He also matched three other ex-Los Angeles Lakers - Magic Johnson, Michael Cooper and James Worthy - for most consecutive first-round wins. IN led by 10 after one quarter.

Arts&Culture UK retail sales post biggest quarterly fall since 2010
Author: 0 UK retail sales post biggest quarterly fall since 2010

Retail sales volumes contracted 1.4 per cent in the first quarter following a 0.8 per cent rise in the last three months of 2016 according to the Office for National Statistics . Spreading the costs can make these purchases more affordable for consumers and allow them to purchase big ticket items in time for Summer'. The ONS added that no single sector drove the decrease in overall retail sales.

Author: 0 Father of missing teen says she was brainwashed

It came from a caller who told investigators that the 50-year-old Cummins and the teenager he is accused of abducting might be living in a remote cabin near Cecilville, California, a onetime mining town about 100 miles from the OR border. The girl and her family members aren't being named because she is an alleged victim of a sex crime. The school system said the community can now begin healing.

Author: 0 Fox News axes top anchor over sexual allegations

The contract also included provisions meant to get O'Reilly to address his behavior, the person said . The "irrefutable" evidence for all of this is apparently forthcoming, but given Fox News deemed the evidence was serious enough for them to dismiss O'Reilly - their biggest and most lucrative star - it doesn't seem incredibly likely.

Arts&Culture US VP Pence assures Japan: America is with you '100 per cent'
Author: 0 US VP Pence assures Japan: America is with you '100 per cent'

The issue at the core of the situation is North Korea's nuclear and missile programme which has progressed steadily through decades despite threats, pressures and various other actions by the United States and other countries. The rhetoric from both the USA and the North Korean side has been more belligerent of late. North Korean military participate in the celebration of the 70th anniversary of the founding of the ruling Workers' Party of Korea.

Author: 0 Anna Faris live-tweets while getting ready for 'Guardians' premiere

On Monday night's Jimmy Kimmel Live , Chris Pratt said his son thinks he drives a spaceship to work after observing all the goings-on in a tour of the Guardians of the Galaxy set. I adored what we had done with him. Although it's 3:00am right now, I was just awakened by a square kick to the back as little man climbed into bed and then must have had a karate dream or something and now I can't sleep.

Arts&Culture Olympic hurdles gold medalist Brianna Rollins suspended for whereabouts mix-up
Author: 0 Olympic hurdles gold medalist Brianna Rollins suspended for whereabouts mix-up

Rollins' ban began on December 19 previous year, while all her results from September 27 onwards have been annulled. USADA said in a statement that the 25-year-old athlete, who led a United States podium sweep of the 100m hurdles at the Rio Games, received three "whereabouts failures" over the course of 12 months, which constitutes a doping rule violation.

Arts&Culture The X-Files is Set To Come Back for an 11th Season
Author: 0 The X-Files is Set To Come Back for an 11th Season

The X-Files is officially returning to TV screens with ten new episodes, with David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson reprising their roles as Federal Bureau of Investigation agents Fox Mulder and Dana Scully. "We have had conversations with (creator) Chris Carter and (stars) David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson ". Stay tuned to Horror News Network for more details on this upcoming revival season of The X-Files as it breaks! This renewal will take the cult sci-fi classic into its 11th ...

Arts&Culture Kim Kardashian: SLAMMED For
Author: 0 Kim Kardashian: SLAMMED For "Blasphemous" Merchandise!

However, after getting back into her selfie groove, the reality TV star has once again ruffled some feathers in a slew of recent posts. Kim didn't respond to any of the fans' comments, naturally. Another raged: "Kim how dare you, you are claiming yourself as a Christian but yet you're comparing yourself to our Virgin Mother Mary". Your are one desperate low life.

Arts&Culture Trump defends US TV host accused of sexual harassment
Author: 0 Trump defends US TV host accused of sexual harassment

President Donald Trump said, "I don't think Bill did anything wrong ". "And it's catching up with them and you have over 30 advertisers who have taken away their advertising ". But here's one thing to consider about Bill O'Reilly: The man is branded as all hell. 21st Century Fox referred PEOPLE to Fox News, which did respond to a request for comment.

Author: 0 Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) Stock Offers Traders a Juicy Opportunity

For the earnings quarter that ended March 31, Netflix added just 5 million members in total: 1.42 million subscribers in the USA and 3.53 million subscribers internationally, both of which missed analysts' estimates. The Q1 USA contribution margin of 41.2% was right in line with forecast, with worldwide at a positive 4.1% vs. "And that investor demands profitability".

Arts&Culture UN Security Council Blasts N. Korea Missile Test, Threatens Sanctions
Author: 0 UN Security Council Blasts N. Korea Missile Test, Threatens Sanctions

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will chair a United Nations Security Council meeting on North Korea on April 28 to discuss how the body can combat Pyongyang's banned nuclear and missile programs. " Through this exercise, I am sure we can deter war and remove our enemy's intention to provoke us ". While the Trump administration blunders into diplomatic controversies of its own making, former US government officials tried to put North Korea's nuclear ambitions in perspective.

Author: 0 Cavaliers hold on to beat Pacers in Game 2

Kyrie Irving scored 37 points, Kevin Love added 27, James had 25 and the Cavaliers avoided another fourth-quarter collapse in Game 2 , beating in 117-111 in Cleveland on Monday night to take a 2-0 lead in the series . He finished with 19 points and eight boards. IN has outscored Cleveland 57-38 in the fourth quarters of Games 1 and 2, only to come up short. "We missed layups, they got the momentum and we got hesitant", IN coach Nate McMillan said of the Pacers' collapse.

Arts&Culture Vocalist Cuba Gooding Sr. dies at 72
Author: 0 Vocalist Cuba Gooding Sr. dies at 72

He was pronounced dead after paramedics arrived and failed to revive him later that day. The elder Gooding's body was discovered just before 1 p.m.in the 22100 block of Ventura Boulevard, said Ed Winter, assistant chief of operations at the Los Angeles County coroner's office.

Author: 0 Guardiola: Emery told me to sign Silva for Barcelona

That boosted their hopes of finishing in a Champions League spot.Ahmed Elmohamady's own goal opened the scoring before half time at Etihad Stadium, as the Hull defender turned in Jesus Navas' risky low cross. A couple of minutes later slack play by City saw a ball into their box bounce off Elmohamady and into the goal. It was an unlucky first goal that we conceded.

Author: 0 Netflix beefs up int'l focus as subscriber growth falls short

In addition, the company said that in the second quarter, it would add 600,000 subscribers domestically, and add 2.6 million in the rest of the world. "The opportunity provided to us by the growth of the global internet is big and our plan is to keep investing as we increase membership, revenue and operating margins".

Arts&Culture Rex Tillerson accuses Iran of 'alarming provocations'
Author: 0 Rex Tillerson accuses Iran of 'alarming provocations'

The sanctions imposed on Iran over its nuclear program for many years have not given any result. Tillerson said the review would not only look at Iran's compliance with the 2015 nuclear deal but also its behavior in the region which he said undermined us interests in Syria, Iraq, Yemen and Lebanon.

Arts&Culture Mbappe will be at Monaco for another year - Giuly
Author: 0 Mbappe will be at Monaco for another year - Giuly

France global Mbappe has enjoyed a breakout season, scoring 22 goals - including five in four Champions League knockout games - and has reportedly attracted interest from a number of top sides. So, to protect him, Mbappe's parents persuaded him to stay in the dorms, despite him being able to afford probably even the most expensive house in Monaco.