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Uber fires 20 employees following harassment complaints

Uber fires 20 employees following harassment complaints

The report of the firings came from an attorney at the Perkins Coie law firm, which Uber hired to assist in a broader sexual harassment investigation at the company and which made a presentation a...

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Delta ends sponsorship over Trump look-alike killing scene

Delta ends sponsorship over Trump look-alike killing scene

It said the theater "chose to present Julius Caesar in such a way that was meant to provoke and offend". " Julius Caesar " tells a fictionalized story of a powerful, popular Roman leader who is as...

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Tony Awards on Sunday take place under 'Hamilton' shadow

After being (lightly) roasted by the men of Hamilton , the late-night amusing man (and 2012 Tony victor for One Man, Two Guvnors ) took the stage to profess his childhood dream of appearing in a sho...

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Qatar diplomatic crisis: Amnesty bemoans human rights cost on Gulf nation's isolation

Qatar diplomatic crisis: Amnesty bemoans human rights cost on Gulf nation's isolation

Kuwait - which unlike most of its fellow Gulf Cooperation Council members has not cut off ties with Qatar - has been leading efforts to mediate. But authorities in the UAE and Bahrain have made pr...

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Iran sends planes of food to Qatar amid concerns of shortages

Iran sends planes of food to Qatar amid concerns of shortages

Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates , Bahrain and others accused Qatar of supporting extremist groups, an assertion since backed by US President Donald Trump . Qatar denies the allegations and ...

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'Bachelor in Paradise' Production Halted Following 'Allegations of Misconduct'

'Bachelor in Paradise' Production Halted Following 'Allegations of Misconduct'

Production on the fourth season of ABC's " Bachelor in Paradise " has come to a halt, Warner Bros . said in a statement on Sunday. The cast of Bachelor In Paradise Season 4 was recently ann...

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Australia's Steve Smith frustrated by Oval abandonment

Australia's Steve Smith frustrated by Oval abandonment

Chasing a target of 183 runs, Australia had reached 83 for the loss of one wicket after 16 overs. "The groundsmen, they perhaps could have shown a bit more urgency, being a big tournament", Smith ...

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Tapwrit Closes Out 2017 Triple Crown Trail With Belmont Score

Tapwrit did not run in the Preakness, but finished sixth in the Kentucky Derby . After securing his second career Kentucky Derby with Always Dreaming and losing the Preakness two weeks later, th...

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Arrest over London terror attack

Arrest over London terror attack

A security source said Butt was well known to Scotland Yard as a "player" in al-Muhajiroun, adding he was the subject of frequent police attention and was "on bail until quite recently, possibly at th...

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Another arrest in London attack as third attacker is named

Another arrest in London attack as third attacker is named

He was allegedly on his way to Syria and was carrying only a backpack. An Italian interior ministry official told The Associated Press that British and Moroccan intelligence and law-enforcement ...

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United Kingdom polls: Theresa May's two closest advisers quit after election debacle

United Kingdom polls: Theresa May's two closest advisers quit after election debacle

I think if we'd had a large Conservative majority like all the polling was pointing to, then Theresa May could've pushed through her version of Brexit . British media reported later Friday that May...

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Police foil new terror plot as they arrest three people planning attack

The surveillance camera footage shows the first police auto rolling forward as the attackers lunge at a man to stab him late Saturday night. They were shot and killed eight minutes after the police ...

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Theresa May FINALLY says she's SORRY after general election shock

If May does manage to convince another party to form a coalition government with the Tories , that partnership may come with demands to push the other party's own agenda . That did not help May, w...

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Jeremy Corbyn vows to vote down Queen's Speech to topple Theresa May

Regardless of Fallon's claims, a growing number of Conservatives are said to be "absolutely furious" with May for putting their jobs on the line for the sake of strengthening her hand overseas in B...

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Police seeking London attack victim find body in Thames

Police seeking London attack victim find body in Thames

The Spanish government and the siblings of Ignacio Echeverria, a 39-year-old banker, also received confirmation Wednesday that he was one of the eight people killed. At least two of them were known to...

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Stifel Financial Corp Cuts Position in Physicians Realty Trust (DOC)

It has underperformed by 5.82% the S&P500. Pushing back over the last quarter, shares are 9.07%. Closely-held shares are those owned by insiders, major shareholders and employees, while restricted sto...

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European Union fears Brexit delay after May loses majority

Mr O'Brien said the objective of strengthening Ms May's hand in the negotiations had failed, leaving her more exposed to the buffeting winds of the hard Brexiteers and the Remainers within her own p...

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Merkel Wants to Hold 'Speedy Talks' With UK on Brexit

Britain's opposition Labour party Leader Jeremy Corbyn waves as he leaves the Labour Party headquarters in central London on June 9, 2017. "The election outcome is casting uncertainty on how ...

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Scotland boss proud of players after draw with England

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain had given England the lead in the 70th minute after some poor Scotland defending, but Griffiths picked the ideal moment to break his worldwide duck in his 13th cap. "Who kn...

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EasyJet flight bound for London diverted to Cologne after 'suspicious' conversation

According to the police, other passengers of the British low-priced airline easyJet flight EZY3246, from Slovenia's Ljubljana to London, reported the crew about the suspected men whose chat involv...

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Top two aides to British PM May quits

Top two aides to British PM May quits

Several Conservative lawmakers have warned she can not carry on indefinitely, after throwing away a 17-seat majority in the 650-seat House of Commons . Asked if Labour would seek to keep Britain in t...

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Donald Tusk warns Theresa May there is 'no time to lose'

And with the negotiating phase of Brexit needing to be wrapped up by the autumn of next year, officials are putting pressure on Britain not to disrupt an already tight timeline. "But at the same time,...

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Uber dismisses over 20 employees after law firm's probe

Bobbie Wilson , a partner at the global law firm, said the firings included both managers and lower-level workers, some of whom retaliated against employees after they complained about bad conduct. Tr...

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Theresa May says she'll remain PM despite calls to go

But despite jubilation among Mr Corbyn's supporters at bloodying Mrs May' s nose, Labour MP Chris Leslie said the party should not pretend it achieved a "famous victory". "Do your best to avoid a "n...

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Here's why Apple's Siri may be lagging behind Amazon Alexa and Google

Here's why Apple's Siri may be lagging behind Amazon Alexa and Google

As for multi-room support, this is something the HomePod (via AirPlay) and the Google Home (via Google Cast) can do, but the Amazon Echo can't - although it's expected to add the capability soon. ...

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Merkel says European Union is 'ready to start Brexit negotiations'

Mr Osborne, who was sacked by Mrs May and now is editor of the London Evening Standard, said there was now no majority in the Commons for a "hard Brexit". But until a government emerges in London, i...

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UK Labour Leader Corbyn: 'I Can Still Be Prime Minister'

Sen. Bernie Sanders congratulated Jeremy Corbyn and the Labour Party he leads for what's being called one of the most stunning upsets in United Kingdom political history. "Do your best to ...

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Qatar Group Plans to Pursue Damages Tied to Saudi-Led Blockade

Qatar Group Plans to Pursue Damages Tied to Saudi-Led Blockade

The top USA diplomat noted that Qatar has made progress in halting financial support and expelling terrorist elements from his country, but he urged the country to "do more" and "do it more quickly"...

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Nadal's red hot form continues, Muguruza and Williams exit

It will be Bacsinszky who Mladenovic faces after the 30th seed defeated Williams 5-7 6-2 6-1, meaning there will be a new grand slam champion on the women's side. Earlier, Rafael Nadal tied Roger F...

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Cyber attack hits Al Jazeera as Qatar row continues

Cyber attack hits Al Jazeera as Qatar row continues

On Monday , a group of Arab countries led by Saudi Arabia , Bahrain , and the UAE severed diplomatic ties with major US partner Qatar, accusing the oil-rich country of sponsoring violent extremis...

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Northern Irish unionists to open talks with UK's May about support

Northern Irish unionists to open talks with UK's May about support

Ruth Davidson, the Conservative leader in Scotland, said she had asked May for assurances that there would be no attack on gay rights after a deal with the DUP. "Our two parties have enjoyed a strong ...

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Qatar, in regional crisis, hires former US attorney general

When Mr. Trump spoke to the press shortly after the Secretary's statement, he did not repeat the call for lifting the blockade and instead launched a lengthy criticism of Qatar. Saudi Arabia, Egypt,...

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Niger recalls ambassador to Qatar in solidarity with Arab states

Additionally, Saudi Arabia closed Qatar's only land border, affecting a significant source of food imports for the peninsula nation. Russian President Vladimir Putin in a telephone conversation wi...

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India qualify for semifinals of ICC Champions Trophy

India qualify for semifinals of ICC Champions Trophy

Captain Virat Kohli smashed a flamboyant half century during the process. South Africa, who face elimination if they lose, found it impossible to take charge against India's accurate bowling a...

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Theresa May to seek formation of government despite losing her majority

Theresa May to seek formation of government despite losing her majority

It said the campaign failed to get "Theresa's positive plan for the future across" or "notice the surge in Labour support, because modern campaigning techniques require ever-narrower targeting of sp...

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