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Republican lawmaker resigns from House Freedom Caucus

Ted Poe, R-Texas, who quit over the health bill debacle, declaring, "Saying no is easy, leading is hard, but that is what we were elected to do". The vote was indeed a defining moment - a test in which the Freedom Caucus had to decide: Would it remain a minoritarian opposition bloc whose only role was to defend truth without compromise? Poe was one of the few group members to declare support for the legislation. Read More

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Teaser of Parineeti Chopra- Ayushmann Khurrana starrer 'Meri Pyaari Bindu' out!

Teaser of Parineeti Chopra- Ayushmann Khurrana starrer 'Meri Pyaari Bindu' out!

The film is set against Kolkata and while Khurrana is playing a writer, Parineeti is essaying the role of an aspiring singer. It's also said that Bindu's love interest Abhimanyu is also not quite over her. She is also an integral part of Abhimanyu's life. Kat promoted "Meri Pyaari Bindu" and shared the teaser on her Facebook page. Pyaar Karna Bahut Log Sikhaate Hain, Par Afsos Uss Pyaar Ko Bhulaate Kaise Hain Ye Koi Nai Sikhataa. Read More

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Harry Styles' 'Sign Of The Times:' Is Music History Already Repeating Itself?

Harry Styles' 'Sign Of The Times:' Is Music History Already Repeating Itself?

The star also shared an image of him sitting in water, with his back to the camera, amongst a red background. Soundbites from the new single have also been released. After Warner Bros. backed away from Crystal Ball , Prince retooled the LP by dropping most of the songs and rerecording several others, including the ones Coleman and Melvoin co-penned, and Sign O' the Times , his first-ever true solo project, was born. Read More

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Watch War Machine trailer stars Brad Pitt

Watch War Machine trailer stars Brad Pitt

But this time, his swaggering confidence will ultimately lead to his downfall in the absurdist war dramedy. War Machine lands on Netflix on May 26th. Joining Pitt in War Machine is a highly decorated cast including Tilda Swinton , Ben Kingsley, Anthony Michael Hall , Topher Grace , Will Poulter , Lakeith Stanfield , Emory Cohen , John Magaro , RJ Cyler , Alan Ruck , Scoot McNairy and Meg Tilly . Read More

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Jim Ross reportedly to call Goldberg vs. Lesnar at Wrestlemania, more

I eat. It's the toughest thing I ever embarked upon, guys. "I still enjoy it, and when it's time for me to come back, if that time comes and when that time comes, then I'll come back the same way I always do". Rooney isn't the first footballer to swap football for wrestling. Unfortunately for Mr. Paul Heyman and his client, Goldberg responded with another spear to the Beast leaving him laying outside the ring in a state of disbelief. Read More

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Is George Takei Really Running For Congress?!

Is George Takei Really Running For Congress?!

Star Trek \/em actor George Takei announced early Saturday morning that he was running for Congress. "Well, the cat's out of the bag it seems". The article quotes Takei as saying: "People are exhausted of his a**-kissing of Trump". Nunes, who chairs the House Intelligence Committee, has been criticized in recent days by Democrats and at least one GOP lawmaker for his handling of the probe into possible meddling by Russian Federation during the 2016 presidential election. Read More

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China-backed candidate elected Hong Kong leader

Carrie Lam elected first female chief executive of Hong KongHong Kong's former chief secretary Carrie Lam will serve as the city's first female leader. She had the backing of the Chinese government in Beijing. She will be expected to take her oath of office on Jul. 1, the 20th anniversary of the city's handover from British rule to Chinese. Read More

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Debbie Reynolds, Carrie Fisher Public Memorial Service

The two-hour ceremony included music, dance and rare footage of the mother-daughter duo discussing their lives. But from everything she gave fans - her books, her roles - we felt like we knew her. Dan Aykroyd and Carrie Fisher considered starting a family together. Costumes and memorabilia from the careers of Reynolds and Fisher will also be on display. Read More

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Sessions Moves to Speed Deportation of Criminal Illegal Aliens

Sessions Moves to Speed Deportation of Criminal Illegal Aliens

The Institutional Hearing Program (IHP), will seek to reduce the bureaucratic processes involved in deportation by using video-conference hearings to determine the fate of illegals once they have served their sentence. Sessions' plan includes increasing the number of Bureau of Prisons contract facilities that can conduct the deportations and increasing technology used for video teleconference deportation proceedings. Read More

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ISIS Second-in-Command Ayad al-Jumaili Killed in Airstrike: Iraqi Military

ISIS Second-in-Command Ayad al-Jumaili Killed in Airstrike: Iraqi Military

The United States has begun a formal investigation into the March 17 strike and other air attacks in that neighborhood where civilians were injured or killed. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres visited a camp for displaced persons about 20 miles (32 kilometers) east of Mosul on Friday. Scrocca said Islamic State tactics have led to adjustments in procedures, adding that about 1,000 Islamic State fighters remained in west Mosul, but did not give details on these changes. Read More

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UN chief: More funding needed for Iraq programs

UN chief: More funding needed for Iraq programs

Addressing Pentagon reporters by teleconference, Army Col. Joseph Scrocca said OIR commander Army Lt. Gen. Stephen Townsend directed that the investigation get underway rather than continue with the credibility assessments. Republican Rep. Martha McSally of Arizona, a retired Air Force colonel, questioned whether the high standards are "ridiculous", because they allow militants to use civilians as a defense against airstrikes so they can "live to fight another day". Read More

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Predictions For NXT TakeOver

The NXT Championship debuted in July 2012, first won by Seth Rollins. SAnitY vs. Tye Dillinger, Roderick Strong, No Way Jose & Ruby Riot: NXT is apparently playing up an injury angle with Jose from WWE AXXESS on Saturday, so it will be interesting to see what happens with this match. Read More

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Trudeau jokes he'll fight actor Matthew Perry in rematch

Trudeau jokes he'll fight actor Matthew Perry in rematch

Afterwards one of the co-hosts said "I miss it", and Perry, who has looked fondly on his Friends year, replied, "I do, I miss it too". He continued, "I think he was the only kid in school that we could beat up". "You know, I'm not bragging about this, this is bad". Perry credits himself for Trudeau's eventual political success. After letting that story sink in a bit, Canada's prime minister eventually took to Twitter to respond to his one-time schoolyard bully. Read More

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Devin Nunes has some explaining to do

Devin Nunes has some explaining to do

Nunes, in a Bloomberg interview on Monday, said that none of his sources worked at the White House. Nunes and Schiff met Thursday after a week's worth of canceled hearings and bickering between the committee leaders, as their investigation turned partisan following a decision by Nunes, a Republican, to go to the press and White House with intelligence before alerting the committee. Read More

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BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Still Holding Box Office Lead

Another family-friendly 1990s revival, "Power Rangers", appears to be having a solid showing in its first weekend of release. " Beauty and the Beast " official movie trailer. David Spitz, Lionsgate's domestic theatrical distribution president, noted that the movie showed strong traction amid all demographics - even with " Beauty and the Beast " remaining a potent draw. Read More

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Liverpool vs. Everton score, highlights: Coutinho scores unbelievable winner

Liverpool vs. Everton score, highlights: Coutinho scores unbelievable winner

Everton leveled matters in the 29th minute when Matthew Pennington slammed home from close range to mark his Premier League debut with a goal. Liverpool's decision to hire a private jet to rush the Brazil playmaker back from global duty in South American qualifying paid off, with Coutinho scoring his team's second goal after a weaving run and also setting up Divock Origi for the clinching third in the 60th minute. Read More

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Witness Testimony In Supreme Court Confirmation Hearing

Senate Democrats' essential bind is this: They can mount a filibuster of Gorsuch because Republicans don't have 60 votes to put an end to any filibuster. Samuel Alito, chosen by President George W. Bush, was confirmed 58-42 in 2006, but 72 senators voted to defeat a possible filibuster. Gorsuch's 2008 decision came under scrutiny on Wednesday after the Supreme Court unanimously ruled in another case that the standard Gorsuch applied for assessing the educational benefit for students with ... Read More

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Udall to oppose Gorsuch for Supreme Court

Udall to oppose Gorsuch for Supreme Court

She said those issues have led her to conclude that "I can not trust that President Trump is acting in the best interest of our country or our democracy and that I can not support moving forward with his choice for the court". Shelley Moore CapitoShelley Moore CapitoPence pushes Manchin in home state to support Gorsuch GOP govs: "ObamaCare repeal bill shifts "significant" costs to states Here's how Congress can get people to live healthy lifestyles MORE [R], Judge Neil Gorsuch will soon ... Read More

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California Judge Approves Trump University Settlement

California Judge Approves Trump University Settlement

The decision Friday by U.S. District Judge Gonzalo Curiel in San Diego ends almost seven years of legal battles with customers who claimed they were misled by failed promises to teach success in real estate. Simpson said she and a partner got little for the tuition money - the videos were 5 years old, the materials covered information that could be found for free on the internet, and her mentor didn't return calls or emails. Read More

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Ancient Mars Atmosphere Lost To Space

Ancient Mars Atmosphere Lost To Space

Per Science Daily , a thicker atmosphere with carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gasses could have supported life in the planet. Sharp that indicate exposure to water billions of years ago. The light version (argon-36) escapes more easily than the heavy version (argon-38), which leaves the gas remaining behind enriched in the more massive isotope. Read More

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GOP lawmaker: Passing healthcare bill would cost House majority

GOP lawmaker: Passing healthcare bill would cost House majority

While there is no overt sign of a movement to replace Ryan, allies of the president are blaming Ryan, some quietly and some openly. But if the Trump Train doesn't start rolling soon, it may never really get under way at all. "Now I don't know who's telling the White House to focus their anger on the Freedom Caucus, but I do think it's misplaced", Hannity continued. After the AHCA was withdrawn from the House last week, Hannity insisted that it was "not President Trump's failure". Read More

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Nikki Bella Suffering From More Neck Pain, Is She Cleared For WrestleMania?

Nikki Bella Suffering From More Neck Pain, Is She Cleared For WrestleMania?

This seems the flawless shocking idea to end the match. Meanwhile, Cena continues to cement his legacy as one of the greatest in-ring performers, both in terms of wrestling and on the mic, WWE has ever seen. "We're going to be winning", Maryse states confidently. It has been rumored that the leader of the "CeNation" will propose to his girlfriend at the event as well. Read More

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It's Alright, Ma, Bob Dylan is accepting his Nobel Prize in person

A taped lecture will be presented at a later date, or so they say. The Nobel Prize for Literature gives its victor $8 million Swedish crowns (about $ 930,000 USD) and is one of the most prestigious awards on the planet. "Not once have I ever had the time to ask myself: 'Are my songs literature?'", he wrote. Dylan's anti-establishment rock star image may seem at odds with the Nobel's prestige, at least in the eyes of hard-core fans, according to Mikael Timm, a culture reporter at the public ... Read More

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Fourth terror attack victim pictured as inquest hears of horrific injuries

Fourth terror attack victim pictured as inquest hears of horrific injuries

A large crowd, which included police, hospital staff and relatives of victims, stretched across the bridge where Khalid Masood drove a vehicle into pedestrians March 22. "When the attack happened we knew that a lot of people would have questions about whether this is actually what Islam teaches", Farhad Ahmad, an imam with the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community, told ABC News. Read More

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Internet Erupts After United Airlines Boots Girls for Wearing Leggings

But he said the girls were travelling using a United employee pass and "were not in compliance with our dress code policy for company benefit travel". She said the family was caught in a heated exchange with the gate agent, who told the teens, "I don't make the rules, I just enforce them". Several users asked why leggings aren't proper clothing and promised to take their business - and leggings - to another airline. Read More

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Republicans Signal Desire to Keep Working on Health Care Reform

Republicans Signal Desire to Keep Working on Health Care Reform

It also did not get support from the more neutral Republicans, who were afraid that the bill would leave 24 million more Americans without insurance by 2024. Several Senate Republicans are open to working with Democrats to craft a bipartisan bill to overhaul Obamacare, according to Bloomberg's Steven Dennis, though that effort would appear to be separate from the current House moves. Read More

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