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Birthplace of grunge mourns 'Seattle's son' Chris Cornell

Chris's rep, Brian Bumbery, said in a statement to the Associated Press that Chris's death was " sudden and unexpected ", adding that his family will be "working closely with the medical examin...

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70th Cannes Film Festival opens amid heavy security

70th Cannes Film Festival opens amid heavy security

This year, Amazon presents Todd Haynes's Wonderstruck and Lynne Ramsay's You Were Never Really Here in competition; unlike the Netflix offerings, both are primed to hit cinemas this year. "Set...

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O'Reilly: Ailes 'had my back' at Fox

O'Reilly: Ailes 'had my back' at Fox

The Justice Department has opened an investigation into whether Fox News failed to inform shareholders about settlements made with employees who accused Ailes of harassment. Ailes left Fox with a ta...

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Why did Trump want a private conversation with Comey?

Members of the House and Senate investigations of the Trump campaign's interactions with Russian officials during the presidential race say that they are preparing subpoenas to obtain Comey's memos, w...

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Basquiat painting fetches record $110.5M at New York auction

Basquiat painting fetches record $110.5M at New York auction

The buyer is Japanese billionaire and Basquiat fan Yusaku Maezawa, who purchased another of the artist's eclectic works in 2016 - a steal at just $US57.3 million. Only 10 other works have sold for m...

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Fox News Founder Roger Ailes Dies Aged 77

In the 2008 book, Dark Genius: The Influential Career of Legendary Political Operative and Fox News Founder Roger Ailes, political scientist Kerwin Swint described Ailes as "the dominant media fig...

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Ailes' political legacy: GOP control in divided America

The cause of death is unknown. Ailes died after a fall at his Palm Beach, Florida, home on May 10 caused bleeding on the brain, the Palm Beach County Medical Examiner's Office said . "Not sure I ...

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Watch Melissa McCarthy's most hilarious Sean Spicer bit yet from SNL

As Sanders took the podium on Thursday amidst a growing cloud of confusion and controversy surrounding Comey's firing, she struggled to reconcile the many incongruous accounts coming from the White Ho...

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Mr. Movie review: Bloody sequel 'Alien: Covenant' struggles to deliver

Mr. Movie review: Bloody sequel 'Alien: Covenant' struggles to deliver

The Terror from Beyond Space (1958). It is nearly 40 years since Ridley Scott's seminal Alien burst through our consciousness, and John Hurt's chest. Everyone else died. (Rest in pieces, Captain...

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Driver crashes auto into pedestrians in New York City's Times Square

Driver crashes auto into pedestrians in New York City's Times Square

The White House says that President Donald Trump has been "made aware" that a auto plowed into a crowd of pedestrians in Times Square and that he will continue to receive updates as the situation ...

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2 in USA court over Washington protest fight

2 in USA court over Washington protest fight

Police said the fighting that flared outside the Turkish ambassador's residence on Tuesday injured 11 people, including a Washington police officer, and led to two arrests. So this is a reflection a...

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Utah Rep. Jason Chaffetz To Leave Office At The End Of June

As for his next move, sources say Chaffetz is eyeing a position at Fox News. He is planned to speak with reporters at his home south of Salt Lake City later Thursday afternoon. Chaffetz later claime...

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Unfair deal! House of Cards trick on Robin Wright

Unfair deal! House of Cards trick on Robin Wright

Which sounds like the type of thing Claire Underwood would say, right before launching a devious, multi-level plot to ruin someone's life. A request more legitimate but that it probably would not ha...

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Robin Wright on 'Wonder Woman': 'It's About Love and Justice'

Robin Wright on 'Wonder Woman': 'It's About Love and Justice'

I'm excited for her to come to America and become the Wonder Woman we are all familiar with from having grown up around her as an American superhero... wouldn't want to give away too much informatio...

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Jury acquits Tulsa police officer in shooting of unarmed black man

Bynum said during a press conference Thursday. About 100 demonstrators gathered in a plaza outside the courthouse on Wednesday evening in peaceful protest at the verdict. " I have sorrow that this...

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Cannes Film Festival 2017: Deepika Padukone's journey

Cannes Film Festival 2017: Deepika Padukone's journey

The actress was spotted wearing three dresses altogether on day one. Fans will also notice her gorgeous silver earrings, detailed with tiny leaves. Adorning a figure tight bright yellow dress with w...

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McCarthy spikes Spicer on SNL, wild week at the White House

After a few trademark violent "Spicy" outbursts, the press secretary took up the defense of President Donald Trump against accusations that he fired FBI Director James Comey in an effort to obstru...

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Liam Payne Says He's Not a Fan of Harry Styles' Solo Music

Liam Payne Says He's Not a Fan of Harry Styles' Solo Music

Payne went on to say Harry probably wouldn't mind because Styles probably won't like his music either considering its "urban' influence". I heard... He said his music was closer to Tyga's Rac...

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U.S. admiral: North Korea's actions 'recipe for disaster'

U.S. admiral: North Korea's actions 'recipe for disaster'

While in Tokyo, Harris met Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida and Defense Minister Tomomi Inada for talks that focused primarily on North Korea's missile and nuclear pro...

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Pacers & Jazz Hurt by Paul George & Gordon Hayward All-NBA Snubs

Pacers & Jazz Hurt by Paul George & Gordon Hayward All-NBA Snubs

Another team could offer approximately $123 million over four years. Instead, the first team for the all-NBA recognition included James Harden , Russell Westbrook , LeBron James , Kawhi Leonard,...

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Spurs lose at West Ham, all but guarantee Chelsea title

Spurs lose at West Ham, all but guarantee Chelsea title

Current table toppers Chelsea can extend their lead to seven points with three games to go Monday night when they host penultimate Middlesbrough on Monday night. "I think you all know now it is m...

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Soundgarden's Chris Cornell dies hours after Detroit show

Soundgarden's Chris Cornell dies hours after Detroit show

The statement said the family would be working closely with the medical examiner to determine the cause and have asked for privacy. "They would like to thank his fans for their continuous love and loy...

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Police say Mississippi boy shot after car stolen

Police say Mississippi boy shot after car stolen

An occupant from the second auto, described as a 6ft black male, emerged and stole the vehicle while Frazier was still inside, sparking frenzied searches. Dwan Wakefield, 18, was taken into custody ar...

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400 contacts being traced in Congo's Ebola outbreak

400 contacts being traced in Congo's Ebola outbreak

The three deaths so far are the "index" case - the man who fell sick and sought medical care on April 22 - a motorcycle rider who took him to hospital, and another person who cared for him en route....

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Regan Smith to replace injured Aric Almirola for NASCAR All-Star Race

Regan Smith to replace injured Aric Almirola for NASCAR All-Star Race

He'll have to win either of the three stages in the 50-lap qualifying race to get the No. 43 into the All-Star Race later that evening. Smith has one career NASCAR Cup win, that coming at Darlington...

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Leonardo DiCaprio & Nina Agdal Have Broken Up After A Year Of Dating

The break up was reportedly due to their busy schedules and not because Leo finally came to his senses and started dating me/you. "It is amicable. They remain friends", a source close to the couple ...

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First look at Russell Crowe's Mr. Hyde transformation in 'The Mummy'

First look at Russell Crowe's Mr. Hyde transformation in 'The Mummy'

Jekyll , AceShowbiz reports. A screengrab of Russell Crowe and Tom Cruise from " The Mummy ". However, after a few more teasers and the latest featurette, viewers already know that there wou...

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Okja trailer reveals Bong Joon-ho's new creature

Okja trailer reveals Bong Joon-ho's new creature

The cast also includes Paul Dano, as an animal rights activist, The Walking Dead's Steven Yeun , Lily Collins , Giancarlo Esposito and Jake Gyllenhaal. Our super pigs will not only be big and lo...

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Watch All the Trailers for The CW's New Shows

Watch All the Trailers for The CW's New Shows

Not rushing Black Lightning into a fiveway cross over this fall should actually be encouraging news to the fans. Starring Cress Williams as the titular Black Lightning , the trailer shows a hero ...

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Representative: Rocker Chris Cornell has died at age 52

The family members also asked for privacy. The cause of death is unknown and it has been described as "sudden and unexpected". "In the interview that aired on Weekend Sunday , Martin noted Cornel...

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'Big Bang Theory' Prequel 'Young Sheldon': See the First Look

'Big Bang Theory' Prequel 'Young Sheldon': See the First Look

First, there is addition by subjection. Returning later in the season will be "Elementary ", " Code Black ", " Man With a Plan ", " The Amazing Race " and " Undercover Boss ". Three actors are in th...

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Soundgarden / Audioslave Frontman Chris Cornell Passes Away Age 52

Woody said Cornell died at the MGM Grand Detroit hotel. The statement said the family would be working closely with the medical examiner to determine the cause and asked for privacy. As the lead singe...

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US stance holding up nations' pledges on climate change

US stance holding up nations' pledges on climate change

This week, Chinese President Xi Jinping and newly elected French President Emmanuel Macron stated that they would defend the Paris Agreement and former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice met with T...

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

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

However, Vol. 2 did even better in the all-important Chinese market this weekend, opening 75% ahead of its predecessor. It has already banked $951 million outside of the USA, bringing its worldwid...

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Portugal Wins 2017 Eurovision Song Contest

It is traditional for the winning song to be performed again at the end of the show, but Salvador invited his sister Luisa, who wrote the song, to perform it as a duet with him. It will be the first t...

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