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Shiv Sena MP 'grounded' for assaulting Air India staffer

On Twitter, #RavindraGaikwad was a top trending topic in India on Friday. "We believe that an assault on any one of our employees is an assault on all of us and on ordinary law abiding citizens of our...

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South Carolina women beat Stanford 62-53 in Final Four

The Zags haven't looked like the best team much of this tournament, but found their stride in the Elite Eight against Xavier. The Ducks , playing in their first Final Four since winning the inaug...

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Democrats Say It's Pretty Obvious Why Michael Flynn Wants Immunity

Rep. Adam Schiff, the top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee, said his panel was "deeply mindful of the interests of the Department of Justice in the matter". A congressional committee, he...

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On 'Brexit', divorce first, trade talks later, European Union says

The draft guidelines suggest discussions on a new trade agreement after Britain exits the single market - which allows European Union members to trade with each other without restrictions - could be...

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Friend: Chuck Berry's 1st album in decades is 'sensational'

Friend: Chuck Berry's 1st album in decades is 'sensational'

Charles Edward Anderson Berry was born in St. Louis on October 18, 1926. One of Berry's representatives, Matt Hanks, said he didn't have any new information about the release plans for the "Chuck" alb...

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Juliette Binoche and Scarlett Johansson all turned into Ghost in the shell

To celebrate, we host an image gallery of stills and artwork from the film , along with details of the Ghost in the Shell steelbook that can already be pre-ordered, and a new Paramount behind-the-sce...

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See the trailer for Ghost In The Shell

After all, it seems that everyone's itching to find some new IP to exploit, with Akira apparently finally moving into production (I'll believe it when I see it), Alita: Battle Angel entering post-prod...

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'Prison Break' plans another great escape on Fox this April

Miller was tight-lipped when asked about how exactly Michael Scofield is alive. This wasn't because there was too much good stuff on elsewhere in the late aughts to really commit to Fox's fraternal ac...

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Disney's 'Beauty' to Be Screened in Malaysia With 'Gay Moment'

A board member of the predominantly Muslim country's National Cinema Company - which runs almost all of Kuwait's cinemas - told the Associated Press that an edited version of Beauty and the Beast...

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ACC to consider NC as event host again after LGBT law change

An Associated Press analysis this week found that the law would cost the state more than $3.76 billion in lost business over a dozen years. Cooper said in a statement Wednesday that he backed th...

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Color us sad: Crayola is retiring the dandelion crayon

Color us sad: Crayola is retiring the dandelion crayon

Crayola announced that it would be retired the color of dandelion from its crayon box. As part of the announcement, there's also a large crayon box on the streets of New York City. "Our beloved Da...

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Republican under pressure over Russian Federation probe

Connecticut Democrat Jim Himes said on Tuesday that regular meetings have also been cancelled this week. The lawyer, David O'Neil, wrote that there may not be a reason for Yates to withhold informat...

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Rep. Schiff has seen Devin Nunes' evidence for Obama surveillance

Rubio said another attack traced to a computer in Russian Federation occurred as recently as Wednesday. The day after the "bad deal" flap, for example, Spicer said in reference to the Russian Fe...

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United Kingdom police, Muslim youths link hands at London attack memorial

Westminster Bridge was closed for the event, having reopened just a day after the attack and been adorned with floral tributes to the victims, was closed to traffic . PC Keith Palmer , 48, was standi...

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Airline bars girls with leggings, ignites Twitter storm

The girls were flying on an employee's travel pass, and the airline has a dress code for those passengers because they are representing the airline. United Airlines has responded to criticism over...

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Pat Buchanan: The Ryancare route - winning by losing?

A winning situation benefits his boss: the American people. The troubling list of ways they would have gutted the current system went on and on. I guess on health care, at least, we just haven't rea...

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Disney's 'Beauty' still radiant at No. 1 for second weekend

It was not enough, however, to pass BEAUTY AND THE BEAST's gross of $23.5 million. Kuwait has announced it is banning Beauty and the Beast from being shown in its theaters, of which the governme...

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'Ghost in the Shell' replicates a sci-fi classic

One of the first things I noticed in this new, knockoff " Ghost in the Shell " was that Sanders revisits an important image from his " Snow White and the Huntsman ", during the shooting of which he ha...

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PwC accountant spotted in LA following Oscars blunder

PwC accountant spotted in LA following Oscars blunder

The accountants will be banned from using electronic devices backstage, including posting on social media such as Twitter . There's no chance anyone will ever forget this year's big Oscars screwup....

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White House to share financial information about top staff

White House to share financial information about top staff

On Wednesday, Ivanka announced what she somehow expected would put her on the right side of public opinion. Her office in the White House doesn't mean that she works for the US. Jared Kushner's di...

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White man who wanted to kill blacks arrested in NY stabbing

James Harris Jackson , 28, and a former military veteran who served in Afghanistan, turned himself in to police on Wednesday. Jackson stabbed him repeatedly, they said . "He's just one of those peo...

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Dutch coach summoned after Bulgaria 'debacle'

The KNVB said it will now start the search for a permanent replacement. Netherlands Starting Lineup: Zoet; Karsdorp, De Ligt, Martins Indi, Blind; Strootman, Wijnaldum; Promes, Klaassen, Robben; Dos...

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'Ghost in the Shell' A Really Boring Live Action Adaptation

There's a little bit of everything hitting the big screen this weekend, from Scarlett Johansson's action movie " Ghost in the Shell " to Jessica Chastain's World War II drama "The Zookeeper's Wife". T...

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Trump needs GOP to dump 'Hastert Rule' to move agenda

Hours later, he went a step further and singled out three members of the Freedom Caucus - Rep. Raul Labrador of Idaho, Rep. Jim Jordan of OH and its chair, Rep. "Because this is something we all said ...

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Gilbert Baker, Creator Of Rainbow Flag, Dead At 65

Author of When We Rise: My Life in the Movement , Jones' account of the Stonewall riots in 1969 and what followed became the basis for Dustin Lance Black's When We Rise miniseries on NBC. Randy Shilt...

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He's Back! USC's Sindarius Thornwell Says He's Feeling Better

For the next five days, University of Phoenix Stadium, a National Football League venue, will become the center of the college basketball world. "He had a little body temperature last night when we ...

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Scarlett Johansson battles criminals in futuristic 'Ghost in the Shell'

I wonder if we might have erred when many of us made such a thing out of Scarlett Johansson's super short hair. Now, they must face a new enemy who will stop at nothing to sabotage Hanka Robotic...

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Toshiba's Westinghouse nuclear division plunges into bankruptcy

Lower demand for electricity and lower costs for fossil fuels have driven a lot of the financial strain on these projects - in many cases nullifying the impact of rate increases approved to help subsi...

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With One Large Breath, Dandelion Is Blown Out Of Crayola's 24 Pack

With One Large Breath, Dandelion Is Blown Out Of Crayola's 24 Pack

The marketing campaign featured an animated crayon named Dan D., going on adventures and enjoying his golden years. The change came following the company's retirement of Dandelion on Thursday, a dec...

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A tribute to SRK at San Francisco film fest

A tribute to SRK at San Francisco film fest

Shah Rukh Khan and Anushka Sharma will shoot for a flamboyantly shot song featuring over 200 dancers, in Imtiaz Ali's Rehnuma during the first week of April. He owns Red Chillies Entertainment, a pro...

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Democrats vow to filibuster Gorsuch confirmation in Senate, GOP threatens 'nuclear' option

Democrats vow to filibuster Gorsuch confirmation in Senate, GOP threatens 'nuclear' option

Schumer acknowledged that a filibuster of Gorsuch could result in a wholesale change of Senate rules, including the elimination of filibusters on Supreme Court nominees. One of them, Bob Casey of Penn...

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Chance the Rapper Announces Chicago Arts & Literature Fund

Chance the Rapper Announces Chicago Arts & Literature Fund

Chance the Rapper has contributed another great gift to Chicago Public Schools by starting a fund for literature and the arts. Less than a month after donating $1 million to Chicago Public Schools, ...

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London attacker described as 'laughing and joking' hours before rampage

Police believe that Masood - born in Britain under the name Adrian Russell Ajao - acted alone, but they also said they were examining whether he had accomplices or was affiliated with militant net...

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India Bans Euro III (& Older) Vehicle Sales, Effective April 1

A senior official of the transport department said: "In the city limits, registration of BS III transport vehicles (buses, lorries, etc) were stopped long back". Reports indicate that vehicle manu...

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European leaders say divorce first, trade deal later — Brexit EU guidelines

European Council President Donald Tusk has today laid out the draft negotiating guidelines for the upcoming Brexit talks after Prime Minister Theresa May triggered Article 50. May 22 - The GAC meets, ...

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