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Roger Moore, James Bond movie actor, dead at 89

Roger Moore, James Bond movie actor, dead at 89

After taking over for Connery in 1973 with Live and Let Die , Moore went on to star in six more Bond films up until 1985, making him the longest serving Bond in history (Craig will only appear in five...

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United Kingdom security services were warned 5 times about Manchester attacker Salman Abedi

United Kingdom security services were warned 5 times about Manchester attacker Salman Abedi

Mr Rowley said: "We need to grow our confidence that we have got every component of the network and we have got as full an understanding as possible about how the device was constructed and whether th...

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The Billboard Music Awards - The best 'grams of the night

While Gwen Stefani , who presented Cher with the award, called her "truly the definition of an icon". She stunned the largely millennial audience with two performances, donning two equaling revea...

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What Is Memorial Day All About, And How Did It Start?

What Is Memorial Day All About, And How Did It Start?

Civil War. After speeches, children from the Soldiers' and Sailors' Orphan Home and members of the GAR [Grand Army of the Republic] made their way through the cemetery, strewing flowers on both Unio...

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'The Square' bags Palme D'Or, Sofia Coppola Best Director at Cannes

As announced at tonight's ceremony, The Square was awarded the Palme d'Or at the 70th Cannes Film Festival . " 120 Beats Per Minute ", a moving drama set in Paris at the height of the AIDS epid...

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Bribery allegations mount against Brazilian president

Temer's crisis comes barely a year after he took over in controversial circumstances after the impeachment of leftist president Dilma Rousseff for illegally manipulating the government's accounts...

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Sofia Coppola takes directing prize at Cannes

The Pianist director's forthcoming film is about a writer and her obsessive admirer, with whom she gets involved after publishing a new book. Joaquin Phoenix was named best actor for " You Were ...

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Ariana Grande Plans Manchester Blast Benefit: "We Won't Let Hate Win"

The official spoke on condition of anonymity because he was not authorized to speak publicly. Britain briefly suspended intelligence-sharing with the United States on Thursday over the leaks, bu...

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Prince William Says He Would've Liked Princess Diana's Advice On Parenting

Before that, Sadie also worked for Queen Elizabeth II at the Buckingham Palace as a maid. While Kate Middleton and Prince William are ready to move and throw themselves a little more into their ...

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Soderbergh says filming 'Logan Lucky' made him a NASCAR fan

Soderbergh says filming 'Logan Lucky' made him a NASCAR fan

The supporting cast also includes Katie Holmes ( Wonder Boys ), Katherine Waterston ( Alien: Covenant ), Sebastian Stan ( Captain America: The Winter Soldier ), Hilary Swank ( Insomnia ), Mac...

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Shweta Tiwaris daughter Palak to debut opposite Darsheel Safary in Quickie

Shweta Tiwaris daughter Palak to debut opposite Darsheel Safary in Quickie

According to Shweta, Palak is still in talks about her debut film . The official statement about her debut will be released as soon as things are final . The actress, who has been married to Abhina...

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Britain's Heathrow says British Airways still experiencing some disruptions

The computer crash affected BA's booking system, baggage handling, mobile phone apps and check-in desks, leaving passengers facing long queues and confusion in airports or delays while planes were hel...

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Chhattisgarh: Maoists threaten Akshay, Saina for helping CRPF

Chhattisgarh: Maoists threaten Akshay, Saina for helping CRPF

Due to their initiative, the two are know threatened by the local units of banned Communist Party of India (Maoist), also known as Naxalites. Akshay and Saina had offered financial aid to the kin ...

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'Kushner sought secret back channel with Russia'

'Kushner sought secret back channel with Russia'

Ambassador Sergei Kislak told his superiors in Moscow that he and Kushner discussed ways to shield their pre-inauguration discussions from monitoring, the Washington Post said, citing officials bri...

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16th person arrested in Manchester bombing

The 23-year-old man was arrested in Shoreham-by-Sea, Sussex, "on suspicion on offences contrary to the terrorism act", Greater Manchester Police said on Twitter . Rudd also said that the British go...

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Manchester attack probe widens; US leaks spark anger

It is not clear whether Abedi was staying at the flat in the days before the bombing or if it was being rented by someone else who he met there. He spent 25 years in Britain before returning to Libya ...

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'Pirates of the Caribbean' tops box office, 'Baywatch' sinks

The Dwayne Johnson and Zac Efron-led lifeguard comedy earned an estimated $18.1 million over the three-day weekend, and is projected to finish the four-day holiday weekend with $22 million. " Baywat...

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Cavs-GSW Part III is 1st in NBA

Cavs-GSW Part III is 1st in NBA

For the Celtics to realistically challenge the Cavs in the next three years, it's going to take a significant talent increase. "But I'm proud of our guys". "If you add more pressure to it, I don't b...

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Kim Kardashian knew Kris Humphries marriage would fail on honeymoon

Across the evening , Andy Cohen asked a barrage of questions - many of which weren't exactly hard-hitting ("How often do you eat salads"?) - but it was the audience who got into the juiciest stuff, ...

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Dead men may spell the end of Pirates

The fifth instalment of the beloved Pirates of the Caribbean franchise has sailed into cinemas. The series began as a pretty enormous gamble, taking a popular Disneyland ride and turning it into a...

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Cannes 2017: Swedish satire film 'The Square' wins Palme d'Or

Although only three of the 19 competition films were directed by women, two of those picked up prizes. There were also awards for Joaquin Phoenix and Diane Kruger , who were named best actor a...

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Sofia Coppola becomes the 2nd woman to win Best Director at Cannes

The movie The Square - a slick, diverting social commentary from Sweden that delivers a spanking to the bourgeoisie - was the surprise victor of the 70th Cannes Film Festival. The last time a woma...

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Cannes 2017: Ruben Östlund's The Square wins the Palme d'Or

Robin Campillo's film 120 Beats per Minute gets the Grand Prix . The best director award went to Sofia Coppola for The Beguiled , a drama about an injured soldier taken in by a girls' board...

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Caitlyn was never comfortable with Kris in bed

The two stars have had a complicated relationship that culminated when Kardashian West revealed in an interview that Swift spoke to her her husband about controversial lyrics in his song "Famous". "...

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Lauded rocker Chris Cornell killed himself by hanging

Lauded rocker Chris Cornell killed himself by hanging

Mr Bumbery described the death as "sudden and unexpected", according to AP. Police said earlier that the 52-year-old singer's death was being investigated as a "possible suicide". Cornell, consist...

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Destiny gets through to Britain's Got Talent semi-finals

Destiny gets through to Britain's Got Talent semi-finals

Not going to lie, we're clutching our phones and feeling all kinds of powerful right now. 16-year-old Harry Gardner will also be given a chance to impress the voting public following his emotional a...

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Wenger collects 7th FA Cup trophy

Following Saturday's 2-1 win over Chelsea , which meant that Arsenal have now won the FA Cup a record 13 times and, extraordinarily, seven times under Wenger alone, the 67-year-old also offered a...

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Sofia Coppola Wins Best Director At Cannes

Sofia Coppola Wins Best Director At Cannes

Ruben Ostlund's satirical drama inspired by the arts world, which stars British actor Dominic West and Mad Men's Elisabeth Moss, beat a host of top films to pick up the coveted title. In her absence...

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Korea Launches Scud-class Ballistic Missile

Korea Launches Scud-class Ballistic Missile

The missile appears to be a short-range ballistic scud missile that Japan said could have easily hit an airplane or a ship in the area. " This ballistic missile launch by North Korea is highly probl...

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James Bond star Roger Moore dies

James Bond star Roger Moore dies

Much has been said about Roger Moore's personal charm, handsome looks and good humour, but Moore, who was a victim of sexual molestation as a child, later, post-Bond, became one of UNICEF's strong...

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