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As it happens from the final in Kiev, Ukraine

As it happens from the final in Kiev, Ukraine

Gabbani faced questions at a news conference on Friday about the pressures of being favorite. And a simple declaration of love is more likely to win points than something clever or obscure. A rule c...

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Trump Says 'Fast Decision' Possible On New FBI Director

The potential nominees "are very well known, highly respected, really talented people", the president told reporters aboard Air Force One . Defence lawyer Alice Fisher was the first candidate int...

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At least 10 injured as Greek passenger train derails

At least 10 injured as Greek passenger train derails

It derailed near the town of Adendro, but the cause of the accident was not yet known, police said. "I saw a flash and immediately heard a bad explosion", Giorgos Mylonas, 78, said. "We heard a awful ...

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Saturday, 9pm ET: Watch Judge Pirro's Sit-Down With Pres

Saturday, 9pm ET: Watch Judge Pirro's Sit-Down With Pres

If this past week wasn't chaotic enough for the Trump White House, the administration also had to make due without Press Secretary Sean Spicer for a couple days. Trump fumed about what he called "un...

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Black Lives Matter To Help Incarcerated Mothers

Black Lives Matter To Help Incarcerated Mothers

In Oakland , the public defender's office sent organizers names of women in jail, says Gina Clayton, an organizer with Essie Justice Group . "Our pillars are under attack with the incarceration of b...

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Mexican victory celebration now flawless reas... 10:55 pm Friday

Mexican victory celebration now flawless reas... 10:55 pm Friday

The United States Congress issued a Concurrent Resolution on June 7, 2005, calling on the President of the United States to issue a proclamation calling upon the people of the United States to observe...

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Celebrate diversity with custom Twitter emojis during the Eurovision Final

In March 2017, Ukrainian authorities launched an investigation into Samoylova, and later that month the state security service (SBU) banned the 27-year-old from entering the country for three years. U...

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Puerto Rico braces for May Day strike as debt deadline nears

Puerto Rico braces for May Day strike as debt deadline nears

The bankruptcy-like motion is the largest public debt restructuring process in American history, dwarfing Detroit's $18 billion to $20 billion 2013 bankruptcy. Puerto Rico has over $70 billion in bond...

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Countries Scramble to Fight Malware Ransom Attack

Countries Scramble to Fight Malware Ransom Attack

Mnuchin. International Monetary Fund managing director Christine Lagarde arrives for the opening session of the G7 of Finance ministers in Bari , southern Italy, Friday, May 12, 2017. "I am quite c...

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Trump blasts 'chorus of critics' in commencement address

Trump blasts 'chorus of critics' in commencement address

In that speech, Trump promised to "protect Christianity". Trump said Comey is a "showboat" and "grandstander" who was sacked because he wasn't doing a good job. Drawing parallels to what was widely ...

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'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' Teaser Gets the 8-Bit Trailer Treatment

'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' Teaser Gets the 8-Bit Trailer Treatment

It looks like a lot of fans of the " Star Wars " movie franchise gave birth to baby boys in 2016. At least that seems to be the thinking behind one fan's recreation of The Last Jedi trailer in old-sch...

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'Guardians Vol. 2' sends summer season off to fast start

In a recent interview whilst out and about promoting Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2 , writer and director James Gunn confirmed that one of the key characters from the movie will be coming back in epi...

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Met Gala 2017: All things edgy!

Kate was joined by her husband Michael Polish as well as designer Tory Burch and actress Zoey Deutch. The Gala also celebrates the opening of the museum's latest exhibition, which this year has bee...

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North Korea launches projectile — South Korean military

Yonhap news agency reported the projectile launched appeared to be a ballistic missile. North Korea's past long-range satellite launches have been called clandestine tests of ICBM technology, but it...

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Preds look to oust Ducks in playoffs again

Preds look to oust Ducks in playoffs again

Lindholm scored his first playoff goal in 25 games since Game 1 of the 2015 Western Conference finals against Chicago. Of course, it shouldn't come as a surprise that Edmonton is a little inconsiste...

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Sean Spicer absent from briefings during key week for Trump

But the White House's email system was running slowly. Also today in Congress, we heard from the acting director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, and former Indiana Senator Dan Coats, who now...

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1 in 5 voters approve of House Republicans' revised health care plan

The bill would also end the medicaid expansion initiated by the Affordable Care Act, meaning no newly eligible people could be added to the program after 2019. 1628 the American Health Care Act or AHC...

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Finance ministers seek ways to make growth help more people

Mnuchin's remarks on trade policy has become clearer than those made at the broader G20 financial chiefs' meeting in Germany in March, Aso told reporters at the end of the G7 meeting. Already, Trump ...

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G7 finance chiefs talk cyber security in wake of attacks

It said that from January to April this year, there were 7,911 Zika cases, 95.3 per cent down on the same period last year when there were 170,535 cases. The secretary arrived in Bari saying he was ...

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The Katy in red steals Met Gala limelight

To make her 2016 Met Gala look even more memorable, Katy Perry also had a Tamagotchi pet hanging from her dress. And her beauty look was just as epic as her gown, which makes flawless sense ...

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Franklin Graham blasts MTV's first gender-neutral acting awards

Franklin Graham blasts MTV's first gender-neutral acting awards

At the MTV Movie and TV Awards in Los Angeles, "Beauty and the Beast" wins Movie of the Year, while " Stranger Things " is first-ever Show of the Year. The MTV awards broke ground in other ways, awa...

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Here's When 'Guardians of Galaxy 2' Happens in the MCU Timeline

More impressive is that Disney releases are the only films to open above $100 million in North America so far in 2017. The first Guardians of the Galaxy debuted to $94.3 million, which was a good ...

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Fox Pushes Back On Report That Hannity Seeking Exit After Shine's Resignation

Fox Pushes Back On Report That Hannity Seeking Exit After Shine's Resignation

Shine was promoted to co-president a year ago, after CEO Roger Ailes was driven from the network amid allegations of inappropriate behavior toward female employees. Fox News co-president and Fox Telev...

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Yates Blows Smoke ... Still No Fire

Yates Blows Smoke ... Still No Fire

Unfortunately, the move didn't last long. Her intervention provoked an awkward new question that the White House will now have to answer. There were a number of questions about whether it was Yate...

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Pop, politics, but no Russia at Eurovision

Pop, politics, but no Russia at Eurovision

He said a female journalist was on top of that banned from entering Ukraine for three years as she "violated Ukrainian legislation by visiting Crimea ". " Eurovision , like the EEC, was born out of t...

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Armed inmate at Illinois hospital holding 1 person hostage

Armed inmate at Illinois hospital holding 1 person hostage

Hostage negotiators and SWAT teams were in the hospital talking to the suspect, but when negotiations broke down, Gengler said the SWAT team stormed the room and shot and killed the suspect. The lockd...

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Anthony Joshua Gets Top Of The Range Vehicle

Anthony Joshua Gets Top Of The Range Vehicle

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) recalls that Joshua defended his IBF heavyweight title and fought for the vacant WBA (Super) and IBO heavyweight titles against Klitschko before 90, 000 spectators a...

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Trump says he planned to fire Comey 'regardless' of Justice recommendation

The FBI has been in turmoil. "If you assume that, this strikes me as a lousy way to do it", he said. "Boy it's been quite a week", Warner said. Cornyn, who appears to have not interviewed yet,...

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Colbert welcomes fellow 'Daily Show' alums to 'Late Show'

Colbert welcomes fellow 'Daily Show' alums to 'Late Show'

The show averaged 3.06 million viewers last week, up 12% from the week before. "I don't. I live in New Jersey", protested Stewart, who grew up in Lawrenceville and seemed to take exception to how we...

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Designer Carolina Herrera laments murder of nephew in Venezuela

Designer Carolina Herrera laments murder of nephew in Venezuela

Fashion designer Carolina Herrera is hoping her nephew's murder can lead to change in Venezuela. Page Six reported late Friday night, "Although the ransom was allegedly paid, both men were found dea...

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