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Has Lebanon banned 'Wonder Woman' over its Israeli lead actress?

Given that Wonder Woman has already uplifted the expectations of movie connoisseurs in the West, who had been disheartened by the franchise's past movies, there are high hopes pinned up on it by its...

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Kendall Jenner Signs With Adidas

Kendall Jenner Signs With Adidas

The 21-year-old may have hinted at her Adidas Originals partnership on Instagram a couple of weeks ago when she shared a throwback photo of her younger self in an Adidas logo T-shirt. The Daily...

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Flynn agrees to provide documents to Senate panel

The associate, who wasn't authorized to discuss details of the testimony spoke Wednesday on condition of anonymity, declined to discuss the content of Comey's planned testimony, other than to say tha...

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House panel issues subpoenas for Flynn, others

Earlier Wednesday, NBC News reported that fired FBI Director James Comey is expected to testify in public before the Senate Intelligence Committee next week after having been "cleared for takeoff"...

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CNN, Kathy Griffin Part Ways After Beheaded Trump Photo

TMZ originally reported that photographer Tyler Shields took photos of Griffin holding the severed head early Tuesday afternoon. President Donald Trump says celebrity Kathy Griffin "should be...

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Cavs arrive in California to face Warriors in Game 1

Brown is set to go up against LeBron James and a Cleveland team he coached in two separate stints. Two years ago Golden State exploded with a historical season, tops in the National Baske...

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Warriors do not need to be ideal to beat Cavs say pundits

The Warriors have dealt with adversity - particularly Durant's knee injury and coach Steve Kerr's absence caused by his ongoing back problems. Brown has been coaching the Warriors since Game...

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Trump's personal lawyer moves to center of Russian Federation probe

Trump's personal lawyer moves to center of Russian Federation probe

Cohen told ABC News on Tuesday that he was asked by House and Senate investigators "to provide information and testimony" regarding communication he has had with people connected to the Russian govern...

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Hailee Steinfeld in talks to star in Transformers spinoff

Hailee Steinfeld in talks to star in Transformers spinoff

Variety reports Hailee Steinfeld is now in talks with Paramount Pictures to join the first ever Transformers spinoff, Bumblebee . The latest film in the morphing machine franchise is Transfor...

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CNN fires Kathy Griffin over offensive Trump photo

CNN fires Kathy Griffin over offensive Trump photo

Griffin tweeted the photo writing, "I caption this: 'There was blood coming out of his eyes, blood coming out of his ... wherever'". As you surely know, the amusing lady made headlines after she wa...

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White House communications director resigns amid Russian Federation controversy

The revelation has stoked new questions about Mr. Kushner's connections to Russian officials at a time when the FBI is conducting a wide-ranging investigation into Russia's attempts to disrupt last ...

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TriMet Stabbing Suspect Rails In Court

TriMet Stabbing Suspect Rails In Court

The suspect is 35-year-old Jeremy Joseph Christian of North Portland . As he sat in the back of a police patrol auto, court documents say Christian lamented "That's what liberalism gets you". H...

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Ariana Grande announces benefit concert in Manchester for victims of attack

The developments came as the police investigation was hit by further leaks to the United States media, with the New York Times releasing crime scene photos appearing to show bomb fragments and the b...

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Trump's communications director to quit

In a tweet early on Tuesday, Trump shot back against the Russia probes, writing: "Russian officials must be laughing at the United States & how a lame excuse for why the Dems lost the election has...

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Social media rushes to define Trump's "covfefe" tweet

The Secret Service said in a tweet that security conditions had returned to normal and pedestrian traffic resumed. Romania has been supportive of NATO's presence in Poland amid concerns about Ru...

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USA: Trump's communications director resigns as staff shake-up looms

Donald Trump's original plan was for Jason Miller, a top member of the Republican's campaign team, to serve as White House communications director. Dubke tendered his resignation on May 18 , but o...

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Ariana Grande holds Manchester concert on June 4

General admission tickets go on sale the following day, and the show will be televised worldwide via the BBC and streamed digitally by an as-yet-unnamed digital partner that will "be announced so...

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Fifth Harmony announces 1st single without Camila Cabello

Fifth Harmony announces 1st single without Camila Cabello

The " Dancing With the Stars " finalist kicked off her special day by retweeting birthday wishes from fans. Fifth Harmony will release their first single as a four-piece on Friday, June 2, 2017. T...

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Trump's Lawyer Michael Cohen Queried in Senate's Russia Probe

The committee also approved subpoenas to the two men's firms, Flynn Intel Llc, and Michael D. Cohen and Associates PC, the committee statement said. The subpoenas require both Flynn and Cohen to tes...

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Trump Tweets About Russian Election Interference

Mr Dubke wrote in a statement that it had been an honour to serve Mr Trump and "my distinct pleasure to work side by side, day by day with the staff of the communications and press departments". W...

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NFL Relaxes Celebration Rules; Some Celebrations Still Penalized

NFL Relaxes Celebration Rules; Some Celebrations Still Penalized

A few years ago, the National Football League began allowing teams to place on player on an IR-Designated To Return list, allowing the designated player to return to the active 53 man roster after a m...

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Ringling Brothers streams final circus performance

Ringling Brothers streams final circus performance

Capping a legacy that stretches back to the 19th-century showman PT Barnum , the circus bade adieu with a series of shows at the weekend at the Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale, New York . and Barnum & ...

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Kathy Griffin can recover from 'horrible mistake'

Communications tweeted that they 'terminated our agreement with Kathy Griffin to appear on our New Year's Eve program'. "I think she was thinking she was making some artistic statement, but that i...

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Amid Rumors Of Staff Shake-Up, White House Communications Director Resigns

Reports have circulated that Trump may bring in trusted former aides, including his original campaign manager Corey Lewandowski and former deputy campaign manager David Bossie, as the White House ...

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500 km Chinese funded Mombasa-Nairobi railway project begins operation

500 km Chinese funded Mombasa-Nairobi railway project begins operation

President Kenyatta hailed the new standard gauge railway line as a historic achievement dubbing it the Madaraka Express as opposed to the colonial Kenya-Uganda railway which was colloquially referre...

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CNN cuts ties with Kathy Griffin over beheaded Trump photo

In her second, subsequent apology video, Griffin begs her fans for forgiveness and says she has asked the photographer to remove the images. She later apologized for the photo, saying it went too ...

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Donald Trump blasts comedian Kathy Griffin over severed head photo

Kathy Griffin has apologized , conceding that the brief video, which she originally described as an "artsy fartsy statement" mocking the commander in chief, was "too disturbing" and wasn't amusing. ...

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At least 80 killed, hundreds wounded after bomb explodes in Kabul, Afghanistan

Over a third of the country is outside government control. "The [truck] bomb exploded at the height of the morning rush hour on one of Kabul's main streets, not far from the German Embassy, at the e...

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Oakland to pay nearly $1 million to teen in police scandal

Oakland to pay nearly $1 million to teen in police scandal

Councilmember Desley Brooks registered the sole no vote against the settlement, saying she believed the young woman's suffering wasn't fairly compensated, and that it is wrong for the city to claim no...

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Trump blasts USA comedian over severed head photo

They consider this acceptable. "I move the line and then I cross it", she said. Griffin had apologized for the photo after conservatives and liberals alike derided the gruesome display. It wasn't ...

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