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Comey was 'pushing' Russian Federation probe harder

Comey was 'pushing' Russian Federation probe harder

Trump has claimed, without evidence, that Comey told him on three separate occasions he is not under investigation. None of these events, conveniently enough, are confirmed. The day after acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe contradicted a number of the Trump administration's talking points about James Comey's firing during sworn testimony, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer refused to confirm whether Trump has confidence in McCabe. Read More

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MTV Awards go gender-neutral

The ceremony, hosted by comedian Adam Devine, replaced the 25-year reign of the MTV Movie Awards by introducing prizes for shows on television and streaming services. "This is so exciting, thank you so much", Condon said. And I want to thank every single person who voted for me. The eighth " Fast and Furious " movie co-stars Vin Diesel, Tyrese Gibson and Jordana Brewster took the stage to accept the award. Read More

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North Korea open to US talks under 'conditions'

Choi Sun-hee, who handles relations with the USA, did not explain what conditions would be necessary as she spoke to an Associated Press reporter and other journalists in Beijing after arriving back from an informal meeting with U.S. special adviser for nonproliferation and arms control in the State Department. The sanctions were condemned as a "heinous act against humanity" by the foreign affairs committee of the North's Supreme People's Assembly, according to a state media report. Read More

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PA official says negotiations to end prisoners' hunger strike likely

Palestinians in Israeli prisons led by Barghouti launched a hunger strike on April 18 calling for better jail conditions. The offensive ad plays sarcastically on recent footage released by the Israeli prison authorities on 7 May which allegedly shows Marwan Barghouti, an imprisoned leader of Palestinian political faction Fatah who is leading the hunger strike, snacking secretly in the bathroom of his cell. Read More

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Kelly Ripa announces new 'Live' co-host

Kelly Ripa announces new 'Live' co-host

Get used to saying 'Live with Kelly & Ryan!' Seacrest will continue to host his nationally syndicated iHeartMedia radio shows and serve as a personality for NBC and E!. Seacrest, whose industry credits includes both television and radio gigs as well as producing reality TV series, is not new to ABC as he is host of the network's annual broadcast of Dick Clark's Rockin Eve on New Year's Eve. Read More

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Bring on the 'Gorilla:' Eurovision Final Brings Glittery Fun

Among the contestants are yodelling Romanians, an Austrian man framed by a glistening, sequinned half-moon and an Azerbaijani sitting on top of a stepladder in a horse's head. There is also a jury of professionals in each nation to award points. Italy's Francesco Gabbani - who performs his song Occidentali's Karma alongside a dancer in a gorilla suit - is the favourite at 8-11, while the United Kingdom will be represented by Lucie Jones, 26, a former X Factor finalist from Cardiff, with ... Read More

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Pope gives the Catholic church its two youngest Saints

Venezuelan Jose Antonio dos Santos carries the flag of his country that reads " Virgin of Fatima , I ask for freedom for Venezuela", before the canonization Mass of Sts. "Even if one thinks differently we have to be very honest about what each one thinks", Francis said, adding he hoped to find "an at least partly open door" for dialogue with Trump so that they could contribute to the cause of world peace. Read More

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Shocker: NBC renews Timeless for season 2

Shocker: NBC renews Timeless for season 2

That fan base ultimately helped NBC in reconsidering Timeless's fate. Initially thought Timeless would be on next summer, now it may be 2018 spring. Add to that worldwide popularity and some devoted fans, and there is a great reason to think that season 2 will be successful and could lead to even more stories down the line. Read More

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G7 meeting draws to a close

According to French Finance Minister Michel Sapin, all the other rich countries unanimously called on United States to respect global trade. Still, both he and Mnuchin stressed how important the U.S. The tax reform plans were also questioned by some European officials. "We're going to try to get this done as quickly as we can". While the International Monetary Fund forecast in April that world economic growth will accelerate to 3.5 percent in 2017 and 3.6 percent in 2018 from 3.1 percent in ... Read More

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G7 nations to agree joint fight against cyber attacks: Draft

A senior Treasury official said Mnuchin's finance counterparts haven't been "shy about asking direct questions" about Trump's plans to reform the USA tax code. Secretary of the Treasury has been promoting the pro-growth agenda, putting the issue of national productive forces first, and trade second. Even with the apparent thaw in relations, the US still stands apart from the rest of G-7 on trade, climate change and other issues. Read More

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MTV Movie & TV Awards Top Moments

MTV Movie & TV Awards Top Moments

Emma Watson was given the award for best actor for her role in " Beauty and the Beast ". Emma Watson poses in the press room after winning the award for best actor in a movie for " Beauty and the Beast " at the MTV Movie and TV Awards at the Shrine Auditorium on Sunday, May 7, 2017, in Los Angeles. Read More

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Disastrous duds: Worst dressed at the Met Gala

Bathroom selfies and awkward red carpet shots dominated social media after Monday night's big event. On Sunday (30Apr17), the I Kissed a Girl hitmaker tweeted her excitement about the 2017 gala, writing: "V excited to be cohosting and performing at The Met tomorrow!" Zendaya, was just Zendaya, her hair down and red parrots adorning a full, off-the-shoulder ball gown in gold by Dolce & Gabbana Alta Moda. Read More

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Senate committee subpoenas Michael Flynn for Russia documents, reports say

Senate committee subpoenas Michael Flynn for Russia documents, reports say

Spicer said that Trump "made the right decision" on Flynn. Yates raised her concerns to White House counsel Don McGahn, who alerted the president, Trump said in an NBC interview that aired Thursday. " Sally Yates has a almost three-decade record of public service as a prosecutor at the Department of Justice, where she steadfastly and consistently followed the facts and the law", he said. Read More

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Joshua hopes to fight Fury in 2018

Joshua hopes to fight Fury in 2018

He s an ordinary guy who has achieved great things. He's back in training and he's getting into shape and that's good for boxing, so I hope that he comes back to his very best. The minister hailed Joshua for his humility, despite his success in boxing. 'I believe Wladimir is keen, ' said Hearn. Whether he could frustrate Joshua with similar tactics remains to be seen. Read More

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Tyson Fury eyes return to the ring in July

Tyson Fury eyes return to the ring in July

Hearn said Fury needs to get his boxing license back, address allegations of a failed drug test, get back into shape and win some fights before any bout against Joshua can take place. "I don't want to see that". Joshua is 19 fights unbeaten courtesy of his stunning 11th round stoppage of Klitschko at Wembley at the weekend, and Fury was watching closely. Read More

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Arsenal manager Wenger refuses to give up on top four

The new stadium, yet to be named, will have a narrowly bigger capacity than Arsenal's Emirates Stadium, and it is understandable that there is big excitement that it can take the club to the next level. Totteringham's Day would not be celebrated this season. "People will argue their league performance has been the worst it's been for 15 or 20 years but maybe they are allowed a blip". Read More

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PeeCee, Adriana flaunt their bikini bods on Miami beach

PeeCee, Adriana flaunt their bikini bods on Miami beach

The movie is based on Daniel Pearle's celebrated play " A Kid Like Jake " and Priyanka is going to play the role of a single mother. The film is helmed by Howard Silas. It has an impressive star cast of Dwayne Johnson, Zac Efron, Priyanka Chopra, Alexandra Daddario, Kelly Rohrbach, Jon Bass, Ilfenesh Hadera, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, David Hasselhoff, and Pamela Anderson. Read More

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Kelly Clarkson joins 'The Voice,' tells Blake Shelton to 'watch out'

Kelly Clarkson joins 'The Voice,' tells Blake Shelton to 'watch out'

American Idol producers are probably still reeling from losing Kelly Clarkson to The Voice . Kelly will join longtime coaches Adam Levine and Blake Shelton for season 14 of The Voice when it premieres in the USA next year. "We've gone back and forth about a role as a coach for years, but the timing hasn't been right until now", she said, according to Variety . The first victor of " American Idol " will sit alongside Adam Levine and Blake Shelton for the show's 14th season. Read More

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Kentucky Derby lacks dominant runner, chance of early rain

Kentucky Derby lacks dominant runner, chance of early rain

Thanks to support from the bettors - based on a stellar showing in the Florida Derby on April 1 and strong workouts since - Always Dreaming was sent off at 9-2 and became the fifth straight betting favorite to win the Kentucky Derby. But this year's reigning 2-year-old champion, Arkansas Derby victor Classic Empire, went from morning-line favorite at 4-1 to a 7-1 shot at post time and seemed to garner no respect. Read More

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Huma Qureshi, Saqib Saleem's 'Dobaara' trailer will give you chills!

Huma Qureshi, Saqib Saleem's 'Dobaara' trailer will give you chills!

When coming to the story, it revolves around a mirror which is believed to be haunted by Huma, and she tries to prove everyone that the mirror is the reason behind the death of their parents, which happened a decade ago. The film released in February this year. This is the duo's first film together and they will be seen playing brother-sister on screen as well. Qureshi's credits include a very strong showing in Anurag Kashyap's Gangs of Wasseypur in 2012 and solid performances in Sriram ... Read More

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That Didn't Take Long! House Democrats Demand White House Produce Trump/Comey 'Tapes'

H.R. McMaster, who gave an overview of the president's upcoming trip to the Middle East and Europe. "Regardless of the recommendation I was going to fire Comey". The Times said White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders disputed the account, saying Trump would "never even suggest the expectation of personal loyalty, only loyalty to our country and its great people". Read More

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Conrad Hilton's ex 'scared' of him

Conrad Hilton's ex 'scared' of him

Hilton and a companion, William James Bell, 20, allegedly took a 2007 Bentley Continental from the house of Hilton's ex-girlfriend's father on May 6, according to prosecutors. His absence caused a delay in his arraignment and his family's plan to post his $60,000 bail on the condition he's hospitalized, sources told The News. Read More

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Sachin Tendulkar movie anthem out; AR Rahman says it was a challenge

Sachin Tendulkar movie anthem out; AR Rahman says it was a challenge

The cast of Sachin: A Billion Dreams was seen together at a luxurious five star hotel today for the launch of the Sachin Anthem . Sachin had voiced at the event - "The chants were my supporters' way of showing their love". Adding further about his documentary, he continued, "Talking about the movie and the life that I have been able to relive through it is simply magnificent and overwhelming". Read More

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