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Pope, Trudeau talk about reconciliation with Canada's indigenous people

Pope, Trudeau talk about reconciliation with Canada's indigenous people

The prime minister asked the pontiff to visit and apologise personally after about 150,000 aboriginal children were placed in so-called "residential schools", many run by the Church, in an attempt to ...

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Swedish director Ostlund's 'The Square' wins Palme d'Or at Cannes

The last time it happened, the award went to Soviet director Yuliya Solntseva for her World War II film The Story of the Flaming Years - in 1961. Nicole Kidman , who had four films in the offici...

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No. 7 seed Konta out in French Open's 1st round

No. 7 seed Konta out in French Open's 1st round

In the tie-break from down 2-0, the Taiwan player won seven points in a row to take it to a decider. 109, who had played only one match on clay this year losing 6-0 6-1 to Sara Errani in Istanbul,...

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Cannes 2017: which films won what?

A total of 26 films were vying for the coveted prize this year. Sofia Coppola picked up best director for her remake of the American Civil War thriller " The Beguiled ", starring Colin Farrell ...

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JK Rowling completes script for 'Fantastic Beasts' sequel

JK Rowling completes script for 'Fantastic Beasts' sequel

J.K. Rowling has updated fans on the status of the latest movie in the Harry Potter universe. Rowling confirmed the news on Twitter yesterday, after an impatient fan plucked up the courage to as...

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"Atlanticist" Merkel rams home frustration with Trump after summits

Merkel did not mention by name U.S. President Donald Trump , who criticized major North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies and refused to endorse a global climate change accord, but she told a packe...

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Watch as the Plug Gets Pulled on the Foo Fighters

Watch as the Plug Gets Pulled on the Foo Fighters

While not quite as iconic, Foo Fighters were muted midway through a performance of their set-closer " Everlong " while performing at BottleRock festival in the Napa Valley. The Foos headlined the...

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'Pirates' soars, 'Baywatch' sinks at movie box office this weekend

'Pirates' soars, 'Baywatch' sinks at movie box office this weekend

Johnny Depp's fifth outing as Jack Sparrow is looking at a three-day total of $62.2 million from 4,276 locations, and a four-day holiday weekend sum of $77 million. That movie only took in $241 milli...

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Naughty Bella Hadid Gropes Emily Ratajkowski's Boobs After Fashion Mishap at Cannes

Naughty Bella Hadid Gropes Emily Ratajkowski's Boobs After Fashion Mishap at Cannes

Scottish director Lynne Ramsay, whose last film was We Need To Talk About Kevin in 2011, will make her comeback at the festival with the unveiling of You Were Never Really Here, based on the novella b...

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Carrie Fisher would have led 9th Star Wars film

Del Toro is set to play an unnamed character referred to as "DJ", who is said to be "shady", while Laura Dern is seen as as Vice Admiral Amilyn Holdo, a resistance officer. After Carrie Fisher t...

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UK PM May says prepared to leave European Union without a Brexit deal

UK PM May says prepared to leave European Union without a Brexit deal

It was put to her by interviewer Jeremy Paxman that U-turns on National Insurance rises, a social care cap, and an early election would lead European Union negotiators to conclude that she was a "blow...

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Paddington 2 gets first trailer

Paddington 2 gets first trailer

Paddington 2 is produced by multi award-winning David Heyman (producer of all eight of the Harry Potter films, Gravity , The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas , Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them ...

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North Carolina events honor service members' sacrifice on Memorial Day

This year's theme for Charlottesville's Memorial Day ceremony highlights the difference between Veterans Day and Memorial Day. "All of these things that you think about with the service men that didn'...

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WWE Extreme Rules lineup: Five matches advertised for Sunday's event

But now that their actions have brought Sasha and Swann in alignment, will Dar and Fox regret not leaving well enough alone? They continued to deny their involvement. Bayley tries to go for the kendo ...

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Scott Disick cosies up to Sofia Richie

What she is upset about is her kids and she wishes Scott would keep them in mind. "She's been such a cheerleader for Kourtney and really protective of her, particularly when it comes to Scott an...

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Trump Praises Troops as White House Grapples With Kushner Report

Monday's ceremony at Arlington Ceremony marked Mr Trump's first public appearance since returning to Washington from a nine-day foreign trip. On Friday, the newspaper reported that Trump's adv...

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Manchester police find valuable items; stop sharing with US

Manchester police find valuable items; stop sharing with US

Abedi killed 22 people and injured dozens of others in a suicide bomb attack at an Ariana Grande concert on Monday night, and United Kingdom security officials were further outraged when The New Y...

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Baywatch Review: Priyanka's Hollywood Debut Gets The Lowest Rating

Baywatch Review: Priyanka's Hollywood Debut Gets The Lowest Rating

The film is scheduled to release in United States theatres on May 25 this year. As the film is nearing its release, Priyanka Chopra is leaving no stone unturned to promote it. The publication then s...

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Ariana Grande pens open letter about Manchester attack, promises benefit show

On Monday, Abedi, born in Manchester to a Libyan family, walked into the lobby of the Manchester Arena and detonated a homemade bomb at the end of the Grande concert. The British Prime Minister's comm...

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Heated argument erupts on Texas House floor

Heated argument erupts on Texas House floor

Rinaldi then threatened to shoot Nevárez in self defense. "Several Democrats encouraged the protesters to disobey law enforcement". Earlier Today on the Texas House Floor, Representative Rinaldi ...

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My career is never dependent on somebody else's: Priyanka

My career is never dependent on somebody else's: Priyanka

He wants to take them to a different setting completely by taking the movie overseas. Priyanka on Thursday shared a photograph of herself on Twitter along with the cast of her maiden Hollywood film,...

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Priyanka Chopra says Indians face a 'struggle' in Hollywood

Priyanka Chopra says Indians face a 'struggle' in Hollywood

The two happened to be in Berlin at the same time and this lovely coincidence was responsible for a meeting between the two. PM Modi arrived yesterday in the country on the first leg of his tour which...

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Meghan Markle attends Pippa's wedding reception with Prince Harry

Meghan Markle attends Pippa's wedding reception with Prince Harry

Most of the attendees changed outfits at the hall before being shuttled to the Middleton home, where English tennis ace Tim Henman was spotted arriving with Swiss tennis champ Roger Federer and his w...

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Hassan Rouhani says regional stability impossible without Iran

Hassan Rouhani says regional stability impossible without Iran

While allowing the Presidential waivers to lapse may not in itself constitute a breach of the JCPOA, the US Government resuming the application of the US sanctions would likely be viewed by the Irania...

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NFL Rule Changes: Overtime Length and Touchdown Celebrations

The league, however, will continue to penalize any celebration deemed offensive, including those that embarrass opponents or mimic the use of weapons. Past year the league went way too far in polici...

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Regrettably, We Must Report That Donald Trump Is Back On His Bullshit

Regrettably, We Must Report That Donald Trump Is Back On His Bullshit

Tweeting about his arrival back in the U.S following his attendance at the G7 summit in Sicily, Mr trump posted an update the Time Lord himself would've been proud of. It started about 8 a.m. Su...

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Trump on foreign trip 'We hit a home run'

Trump on foreign trip 'We hit a home run'

His plane landed late on May 27 after a flight from Sicily, where he met with leaders of the Group of Seven (G-7) industrial powers to discuss trade, terrorism, and climate change. "Just left the #G7S...

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Chris Cornell's Funeral Guest List Includes Brad Pitt & More

Chris Cornell's Funeral Guest List Includes Brad Pitt & More

Linkin Park's Chester Bennington performed "Hallelujah" during the service. More details have emerged about the final, troubling phone call Chris Cornell's wife had with the late Soundgarden si...

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"Baywatch" sinks at the box office, while "Pirates" sails on

First and foremost, we have Paramount's Baywatch , pulling in a paltry $28 million globally at the box office, coming in at a distant second for new releases to Disney's Pirates of the Caribbean: ...

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Ringling Brothers Circus Comes to an End

At the end of the 2 ½ hour show, Ringmaster Johnathan Lee Iverson led the performers, crew and audience in an emotional rendition of "Auld Lang Syne". While he did not perform during Ringling's final ...

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