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Murray Energy sues John Oliver for trashing their CEO on HBO

Murray Energy sues John Oliver for trashing their CEO on HBO

Oliver had presented a blistering segment about Murray and how he allegedly failed to protect his coal miners in Utah , and Murray said that his character had been assassinated. The complaint was filed in West Virginia circuit court and accused Oliver's segment of being "false, injurious, and defamatory". Murray's lawsuit was filed as ABC is engaged in a $5.7 billion trial in South Dakota for calling a company's beef product "pink slime". Read More

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Company recalls chest strap on 207000 auto seats

Company recalls chest strap on 207000 auto seats

The travel systems affected are the B-Safe 35, B-Safe 35 Elite and the BOB B-Safe 35. If you haven't registered your auto seat, visit the recall page to see if your vehicle seat is affected. No injuries have so far been reported to the auto seat and stroller manufacturer. The company will provide a free kit with a replacement chest clip and step-by-step instructions to those who contact the company about the recall. Read More

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Arrests at Capitol of health bill protesters

Arrests at Capitol of health bill protesters

At the White House, Trump spoke of a bill "with heart". He is likely to be supportive of the bill but he thinks the bill will be changed before it is a vote. They broke a record for taking the most time to markup a bill. The 142-page draft of the Senate Republicans' plan to repeal Obamacare was released Thursday morning. Read More

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Senate GOP releases bill to cut Medicaid, alter 'Obamacare'

Senate GOP releases bill to cut Medicaid, alter 'Obamacare'

That allows states to make some big changes if they'd like - for example, changing the " essential health benefits " that insurers are required to provide under Obamacare. The Congressional Budget Office is expected to release an analysis of the bill early next week. But it would be more gradual than the House bill, which cuts off the extra funds for new Medicaid beneficiaries in 2020. Read More

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William and Kate join the Queen at Royal Ascot

Ridden by William Buick for trainer Richard Fahey, based in Yorkshire, the 4-year-old son of Iffraaj has never been worse than third in his career, and the Queen Anne was his second G1 victory in a row. Records tumbled all Tuesday but only one fell yesterday: the one held by Sheikh Mohammed for biggest entourage - 40 - in the winner's enclosure as well as a horse . Read More

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Twitter adds in-app purchases with new Super Hearts for Periscope streams

Twitter adds in-app purchases with new Super Hearts for Periscope streams

People watching Periscope will be able to send performers and broadcasters they like a gratuity using a variety of heart shapes that are, in effect, a virtual currency they can purchase, the company said. (More confusion: This is distinct from Periscope's VIP program , which grants special badges to people who broadcast frequently.) Only broadcasters in the United States are eligible to be Super Broadcasters for now, but Periscope says that the program will come to other countries ... Read More

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Salman Khan thinks this Bollywood star is above all Khans

Salman Khan thinks this Bollywood star is above all Khans

Earlier this month, Salman hit headlines for managing to grab a billboard at the prime New York Times Square for 'Tubelight' , something only few in the industry manage. In the U.S., it is going to release more than 330 screens while it will release in 215 screens in the UK. The film has a very specific cultural reference to China as it is set during the Indo-China war of 1962. Read More

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Police testing for sex assault in slaying of Muslim teen

Police testing for sex assault in slaying of Muslim teen

Police say the driver chased the group in his auto, then got out with a baseball bat and caught up with Hassanen , brutally beating her. The suspect "then drove his auto onto the curb as the group scattered", the police said. Hassanen said he immigrated from Egypt in 1987 and that he is an American citizen. The fact that she was murdered in such a ruthless and heinous manner is sickening on its own, but for someone to be heartless enough to destroy her memorial is downright abhorrent. Read More

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French lifestyle blogger killed by exploding cream

French lifestyle blogger killed by exploding cream

The death of the 32-year-old was announced by her family on social media who said it was a "domestic incident". Women's Best, an online health store which Burger promoted online, paid tribute to the model in an Instagram post . "The siphon which caused her death was sealed". Adding, "Do not use this kind of utensil in your home!" Please pray for her soul to rest in peace and for her family to stay strong. Read More

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Cosby's accuser thanks supporters after mistrial; DA vows to retry case

Cosby's accuser thanks supporters after mistrial; DA vows to retry case

After requests from several media outlets, including CNN , Montgomery County Judge Steven O'Neill made a decision to release the names , while keeping the jury deliberations confidential, according to a court document released Wednesday. Steele said that while picking a jury would still be possible after releasing the names of the jurors, it would make the process more hard". "Never. Not once. Read More

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Polestar Becomes Electrified! Becomes A Standalone Brand

Polestar Becomes Electrified! Becomes A Standalone Brand

Confirming an earlier report on the matter , Polestar's newfound independence status will be leaded by Volvo's senior VP of Design Thomas Ingenlath who will assume the role of Chief Executive Officer. The new Polestar will have its own branding, distinct from Volvo's - though it'll still produce performance versions of Volvo cars in addition to its own models, Slashgear reports . Read More

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Bill Cosby judge to rule Wednesday on releasing juror names

Attorney Eli Segal of Pepper Hamilton LLP, representing the media organizations, argued that the names of jurors is of "extraordinary public importance" and that news outlets have a First Amendment right to it. Constand is on board for the retrial. Former federal prosecutor David Weinstein said Cosby's celebrity nearly certainly played a role in the jury's deliberations, perhaps to convince "two or three jurors that it's impossible to convict Dr. Read More

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Trailer for Miles Teller's New Movie 'Thank You For Your Service' Debuts

Trailer for Miles Teller's New Movie 'Thank You For Your Service' Debuts

More on the the Thank You For Your Service trailer below. A screengrab from upcoming military drama " Thank You For Your Service " that stars Miles Teller as a soldier with post-traumatic stress disorder. Thank You For Your Service is about three American soldiers who return from Iraq and struggle to reintegrate with their families and adjust to civilian life while also struggling to forget their memories of war. Read More

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After Sarfraz, Azhar's kids share light moments with Indian players

After Sarfraz, Azhar's kids share light moments with Indian players

Pakistan's victory against India in Sunday's Champions Trophy cricket final match at London's Oval ground not only broke millions of hearts of Indian fans, it also left hundreds of bettors and bookmakers broke. Another four Muslim men were arrested in Karnataka and charged with "hurting the religious sentiments" of India's majority-Hindu community. "People are not coming forward at this stage but I think someone would have made a video", he said. Read More

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'The Mummy' Reboot Teases More Monster Films With Easter Eggs

'The Mummy' Reboot Teases More Monster Films With Easter Eggs

Critics have been happy to pile on it , with some even suggesting it might be the worst film of Cruise's career, though those people might want to take another look at his legendarily terrible 1988 clunker Cocktail . According to the site: "Nick Morton ( Tom Cruise ) and Jenny Halsey (Annabelle Wallis ) visit the secret London headquarters of Prodigium". Nearly indistinguishable from the horde of zombies floating around the fringes , the once-estimable Russell Crowe fetches up as Dr ... Read More

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Five Big Moments From The CMT Music Awards

Five Big Moments From The CMT Music Awards

With country music's loudest night just one day away, CMT has announced the presenter list for the 2017 CMT Music Awards . "So thank you to the country music fans", he said. The unlikely pair won the Performance of the Year prize for their rendition of Derulo's No. 1 hit, " Want to Want Me " on their special " CMT Crossroads " last year. Read More

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Bill Cosby rape trial: 3 key takeaways from day 5

The defence is expected to present its case next week. Dozens of women have leveled similar accusations against the 79-year-old entertainer, whose starring role in the 1980s television comedy " The Cosby Show " made him a household name. Constand did not report the allegations to police until a year later, on January 13, 2005, after returning to her native Canada. The jury in Bill Cosby's sexual assault trial continued to hear the comedian's 2005 and 2006 depositions on Friday, including ... Read More

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Cosby's fate is in the hands of the jury

Cosby's fate is in the hands of the jury

The jury includes two black members. It is the words of Bill Cosby himself that prove him guilty beyond a reasonable doubt, Montgomery County District Attorney Kevin Steele told jurors Monday in his closing argument. McMonagle's tone became tinged with anger as he stressed Constand's misstatements to police about the day of the assault. McMonagle described his own client as a philandering husband, but an overly forthcoming one whose own statements about Constand have remained ... Read More

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Southgate and Kane on Scotland draw

Southgate and Kane on Scotland draw

Those failings are fresh in the mind of the man now charge, with former England defender Southgate outlining his desire to become the world's best upon his permanent appointment as manager. "I would love to remain captain, although we have plenty leaders". "Hampden is a tough place to come to and there was a great atmosphere", added the 23-year-old. Read More

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Jury in Bill Cosby sex assault case adjourns without verdict

Cosby has said he gave Constand the cold and allergy medicine Benadryl before their sexual encounter at his home two years later. "They've been intimate", he said. The jurors have asked the judge to reread Cosby's decade-old comments about his relationship with Constand and have revisited the testimony of a Canadian officer who took the initial police report from Constand in 2005. Read More

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Taylor Swift's Music Is Now Back For Streaming On Spotify

While there's no way of truly knowing if Swift's return to streaming on the same day as Perry's album release is intentional or just coincidental, the Internet had plenty of feelings that they made known online. "I mean , I'm not Buddha", she smirked. Last month, Perry finally confirmed that the two have been beefing for years, and it looks like Taylor may have responded to Katy telling their business in her own unique way. Read More

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