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Author: 0 Kuldeep Yadav more lethal on dry wickets, says Virat Kohli

Torrential rain meant that the first encounter in the five-match series was abandoned and the heavens opened again in the Port of Spain to cause a two-hour delay and make it 43 overs per side. Asked to bat first, a century by opener Ajinkya Rahane and half-centuries by skipper Virat Kohli and Shikhar Dhawan helped India post a challenging total of 310/5.

Author: 0 Bruno Mars wins his 1st BET Award for R&B artist

Bruno Mars performs "Perm" at the BET Awards at the Microsoft Theater on Sunday, June 25, 2017, in Los Angeles . Solange held a moment of silence later on, and the show also honored some of the minorities who died at the hands of police officers, including Trayvon Martin, Philando Castile, Eric Garner and others.

Culture Overturned oil tanker explodes in Pakistan, killing 129
Author: 0 Overturned oil tanker explodes in Pakistan, killing 129

A doctor in Ahmedpur East said more than 100 people had been brought to the local hospital with more than 80 percent burns before they were rushed to larger hospitals in Multan and Bahawalpur. At least 90 injured people were moved to Bahawalpur Victoria Hospital and other health facilities. A massive explosion occurred about 45 minutes later when someone near the scene lit a cigarette, a spokesman for the emergency services said.

Author: 0 Chris Brown Can't Escape Violence That Has Marred His Career

On Friday night, the two reignited dating rumors when they were photographed and filmed together during Migos' performance at Story Nightclub in Miami Beach. Brown, however, reportedly "kept walking" and remained uninvolved directly. Quavo was allegedly shoved by a member of Brown's crew and a member of the Georgia natives' team was allegedly punched.

Culture Here's what happens now that Bill Cosby's jury is deadlocked
Author: 0 Here's what happens now that Bill Cosby's jury is deadlocked

The Cosby jury is still deliberating after Judge Steven T. O'Neill sent them back. The jury asked the court to define the phrase "without her knowledge" in the third count of the aggravated indecent assault charge against Cosby. For some experts and observers, drawn out deliberations had indicated possible disagreement among members of the jury. The judge sent them back to the jury room to keep talking.

Culture Juror: Cosby panel was concerned about 'politics' of case
Author: 0 Juror: Cosby panel was concerned about 'politics' of case

The vote was 11-1 to acquit Cosby on a charge that he digitally penetrated Constand while she was unconscious or unaware, the juror said. The juror, who spoke on the condition of anonymity, says in an initial non-binding vote, the seven men and five women voted to find Cosby not guilty on all counts.

Author: 0 Airbag maker Takata files for bankruptcy protection in Japan

Japanese air bag maker Takata Corp . filed for bankruptcy protection in Tokyo and the US on Monday, saying it was the only way to ensure it could carry on supplying replacements for faulty air bag inflators linked to the deaths of at least 16 people.

Culture WWE RAW from Los Angeles, June 26
Author: 0 WWE RAW from Los Angeles, June 26

While he'll be heading to " Monday Night Raw " at times as well, Cena still has time to interact with his fans from time to time, including a Twitter Q&A on Sunday afternoon. Meltzer mused that if Reigns were to somehow walk away from " SummerSlam " with the Universal Championship, that could open the door for him to eventually meet Cena at " WrestleMania 34 ", Still Real To Us reported.

Culture Depp apologizes for joke about assassinating Trump
Author: 0 Depp apologizes for joke about assassinating Trump

Depp asked a crowd in England on Thursday when was the last time an actor assassinated a president. Johnny Depp has now issued an apology for some controversial comments he made about Donald Trump. White House spokesman Sean Spicer said Friday "the lack of outrage" over Depp's comments was "a little troubling". First there was the public implosion of his short marriage to Amber Heard, who claimed the actor had physically abused her.

Author: 0 Facebook in talks to produce original TV-quality shows

The social networking giant is going to be launching over 24 shows when it launches its TV shows later this year, and is now offering Hollywood bundles of cash for original TV shows at up to $3 million per episode, according to The Wall Street Journal .

Culture Dhanush mum on possibility of Rajinikanth joining politics
Author: 0 Dhanush mum on possibility of Rajinikanth joining politics

It's as though Dhanush and his sister-in-law Soundarya Rajinikanth, who has directed the film, decided to make VIP all over again with a slightly different cast. Lock the date for embracing yourself with great performance done by Kajol and Dhanush in the film. " VIP 2 " has been an interesting and a memorable journey.

Culture Judge Declares Mistrial in Bill Cosby Sexual Assault Trial
Author: 0 Judge Declares Mistrial in Bill Cosby Sexual Assault Trial

Bill Cosby's trial on sexual assault charges has ended without a verdict after jurors failed to break a deadlock. Announcing the decision, Pennsylvania judge Steven O'Neill reminded Mr Cosby that he remains charged and on bail, despite the mistrial .

Culture Dan Loeb, activist investor, targets Nestle in biggest ever bet
Author: 0 Dan Loeb, activist investor, targets Nestle in biggest ever bet

Third Point, Loeb's hedge fund, said late Sunday it has amassed a $3.5 billion stake in Nestle and is pushing the company to sell its 24.4-billion-euro holding in L'Oreal. Earlier this month, the company confirmed it is weighing the possible sale of its United States confectionery business. "Nestle has arguably been lackadaisical and complacent and underperformed its potential", Bernstein analysts said.

Culture 'Drooling, snoring, gassy' mastiff named World's Ugliest Dog
Author: 0 'Drooling, snoring, gassy' mastiff named World's Ugliest Dog

Shirley Zindler , of Sebastopol, Calif, lifts up the jowls of Martha , a Neapolitan mastiff, during the World's Ugliest Dog Contest at the Sonoma-Marin Fair on Friday, June 23, 2017, in Petaluma, Calif . After various operations, she can now see again and is pain-free. The competition - which goes viral every year - usually attracts smaller dogs that compete for a $1,500 prize and a big, flashy trophy, but it's Martha who was crowned the victor this time! And when Martha's owner ...

Author: 0 Michelle Obama Honors Chance the Rapper During Surprise BET Awards Cameo

Bruno Mars has opened the 2017 BET Award dancing and playing in synchronization with his band the Hooligans to a performance of "Perm". The real group then hit to stage to sing " Can You Stand the Rain " and " Mr. Beyonce was the most-nominated artist on the night and won the viewer's choice award . Ma took home the award at the end of the four-hour award show in one of the night's most anticipated award announcements.

Author: 0 Clairsville-Based Murray Energy Files Lawsuits Against HBO, The New York Times

The complaint also says the show's segment was "false, injurious, and defamatory", and an "attempt to advance their biases against the coal industry and their disdain for the coal-related policies of the Trump Administration". "And before we start, I kind of get why vaccines can creep people out", he said, "although pretty much every medical practice sounds terrifying when you break it down", including the non-medical practice of basic exercise.

Author: 0 Taliban Claims Responsibility for Attack on Police HQs in Afghanistan

It comes exactly one week after three U.S. soldiers were killed in the country's eastern Nangarhar province by an Afghan soldier in an attack that was claimed by the Taliban . The convoy returned fire in self-defense, and there were no U.S. casualties, North Atlantic Treaty Organisation said in a statement . Thousands of global troops remain in the country to train and assist Afghan security forces as well as carry out counter-terrorism missions.

Author: 0 Foo Fighters finally headline Glastonbury

Dave Grohl has opened Foo Fighters' headline Glastonbury set by thanking Florence Welch for filling in for them in 2015 when he broke his leg. "I'd like to dedicate this song to someone named Laura, who couldn't be here tonight", he said while headlining the Pyramid Stage.

Culture Bill Cosby's Fate Now Rests in the Hands of the Jury
Author: 0 Bill Cosby's Fate Now Rests in the Hands of the Jury

Jurors in Bill Cosby's Pennsylvania sexual assault trial are ending deliberations for the night. The seven-men, five-woman panel began deliberations at around 5:30 pm local time (2130 GMT), each ordering dinner from a series of menus that included burgers and salads.

Culture Bill Cosby Walks Free: Find Out How Cosby Will Walk
Author: 0 Bill Cosby Walks Free: Find Out How Cosby Will Walk

After that, prosecutors could decide to retry the case down the road or abandon it. She added: "I wanted it to stop". Cosby's spokesman maintained the impasse showed that jurors doubted Constand's story . He told the Pittsburgh-based panel of seven men and five women that even though they appeared to be deadlocked, "Each of you has a duty to consult with one another...if it can be done without violence", he said.

Author: 0 Air bag maker Takata files for bankruptcy in Japan, US

More than a dozen other automakers including Volkswagen AG, Toyota Motor Corp. and General Motors Co. have also recalled vehicles fitted with the Japanese company's devices. It faces a talent exodus and auto industry distrust. The Tokyo Stock Exchange suspended the stock from trading as of 8:20 a.m.in Tokyo . Key Safety, which makes active and passive safety systems for vehicles, is an independently operated subsidiary of Chinese supplier Ningbo Joyson Electronic Corp .

Culture Bruno Mars, nominated for 5 honors, to open BET Awards Sunday
Author: 0 Bruno Mars, nominated for 5 honors, to open BET Awards Sunday

Mars has been on an R&B adventure with his latest album, "24K Magic", which was inspired by '90s R&B. In a pre-recorded speech, former First Lady Michelle Obama , a fellow Chicagoan, praised Chance for his work. Her younger sister, Solange, also picked up the Centric award and celebrated her birthday after turning 31 on Saturday. Still Beyonce had words to share when she won the viewers' choice award through a young duo, Chloe x Halle, that the pop star asked to pick up her award.

Author: 0 Salman Khan's 'Tubelight' not as powerful as pervious Eid releases

Directed by Kabir Khan, the film also stars Matin Rey Tangu, Chinese actress Zhu Zhu and late Om Puri . The film was released on this Friday, June 23. Read why Salman Khan's sister got angry at the media at the function. Salman Khan is adorable as the man-child, Laxman, who longs for his brother's return with bated breath.

Culture Lorde's 'Melodrama' debuts at #1 on United States charts
Author: 0 Lorde's 'Melodrama' debuts at #1 on United States charts

But the achievement remains extraordinary as she had more competition this time around, with six albums also debuting at the same time as Melodrama - the most new LPs in nearly eight months. Nickelback's Feed the Machine followed at Number Five and 47.000 total albums sold. Young Thug's " Beautiful Thugger Girls " debuts at No. 8 with 37,000 units, greatly fueled by its streaming activities.

Culture Fifth Harmony Founder Says Fans are 'Fifth Member' of Group
Author: 0 Fifth Harmony Founder Says Fans are 'Fifth Member' of Group

Apparently, Fifth Harmony thinks their original title is good enough to keep going! Do you think Fifth Harmony should change their name to Fourth Harmony now they're down to 5 members? Now the remaining members of the group--Ally Brooke, Normani Kordei , Dinah Jane Hansen , and Lauren Jauregui--have explained why they decided not to make any changes to the group's name.

Culture Woman claims she was kicked out of pool due to swimsuit
Author: 0 Woman claims she was kicked out of pool due to swimsuit

The staff member told her she had to put on shorts or be in the pool where no one could see her. Jenkins chose to speak to someone at the office. A leasing consultant for the residential block then told Jenkins she was more curvy than other women and needed to wear a normal bathing suit that " covers the whole butt ", Newman wrote.

Culture Nach Baliye 8: Divyanka Tripathi and Vivek Dahiya take home the trophy
Author: 0 Nach Baliye 8: Divyanka Tripathi and Vivek Dahiya take home the trophy

This is an award I've already got! The victor jodi, who is extremely overwhelmed, recently revealed that the time spent during the shoot brought them closer to each other more than ever before. This time I've tried to express the journey of the last one year and especially last four months through this letter Div. "What matters is our companionship and support for each other".

Culture Solange, Migos win at BET Awards; Bruno Mars performs
Author: 0 Solange, Migos win at BET Awards; Bruno Mars performs

Ma ended by quoting from one of her songs with Fat Joe and walked away with the award high in her hands. Hip-hop trio Migos , who won best group , also won over the audience with its performances of the hits "Bad and Boujee", "T-Shirt" and "Congratulations", with Post Malone.

Culture Ken Doll Gets A Modern Makeover From Mattel, Love That Man Bun!
Author: 0 Ken Doll Gets A Modern Makeover From Mattel, Love That Man Bun!

Mattel is rolling out a new line of Ken dolls aimed at a more diverse audience. But is the world ready? "In the past Ken was really viewed as more of an accessory in Barbie's world, to support the narrative of whatever was happening with the girls", said Michael Shore, Mattel's head of global consumer insights, via GQ.

Culture Rachel Bilson Reveals Where Summer Would Be Today
Author: 0 Rachel Bilson Reveals Where Summer Would Be Today

Meanwhile, Rachel Bilson reveals what she thinks Summer and Seth would be up to at this stage of their lives. In March 2016, The O.C. creator Josh Schwartz told EW that Summer would be on the front lines of anti-fracking protests with the likes of Mark Ruffalo.

Culture Rajinikanth and Akshay Kumar's 2.0 just got a Hollywood connection. Find out
Author: 0 Rajinikanth and Akshay Kumar's 2.0 just got a Hollywood connection. Find out

We all are familiar with superstar Rajinikanth style whether it is his walking style or tossing the cigarette into the mouth from a distance, but we have never seen his promotion of a movie on the balloon before. He added that they are not making an Indian film but a Hollywood movie, and this massive balloon effort is to attract the attention of Hollywood. "So, we ordered for a 100-foot-tall hot air balloon eight months ago", The Hindu quoted Raju Mahalingam, creative head, Lyca ...

Author: 0 'Transformers' tops box office but is biggest in China

It feels like Michael Bay no longer cares if the movies in this franchise are any good. Internationally, however, the Paramount Pictures release is well on its way to another strong performance for the Transformers franchise. All previous " Transformers " sequels opened with $97 million-plus. She talks about working with Michael Bay and one of the more challenging days on set.

Author: 0 Bill Cosby trial Day 9: Jury reports it is deadlocked

On Thursday, the 12-person jury announced that it was unable to reach a unanimous decision after nearly 30 hours of deliberation but were sent back to the negotiating table by the judge . The announcement of a "hung jury", as it's known, leaves the possibility that O'Neill will declare a mistrial. Allred also expressed disappointment at the fact that the jury was unable to reach a verdict , stating that a retrial would be too expensive.

Culture Cosby jury to deliberate as long as able
Author: 0 Cosby jury to deliberate as long as able

In addition, Constand initially told police that she had not been alone with Cosby prior to the alleged assault and that they had little contact after. He is accused of drugging and raping Constand in 2005. During his interview with law enforcement, Cosby said that he gave Benadryl to Constand. O'Neill on Friday noted the factors that could precipitate a mistrial - a jury request to halt deliberations followed by his own agreement that the impasse couldn't be broken.

Author: 0 North Korea: 'We Are the Biggest Victim' in Otto Warmbier's Death

A public university adjunct professor is drawing criticism for Facebook post about Otto Warmbier, the American detained in North Korea for over a year, who ended up in a coma and died. While his family asserts the boy "brutalized" by the "pariah" regime, doctors have found no signs of physical trauma, nor have they found evidence to support North Korea's claims that he developed a rare form of food poisoning.

Author: 0 Chance honored by Obama, '90s nostalgia rules at BET Awards

Henson are up for Best Actress. "But please know we are there with you in spirit and we are so incredibly proud of you Chance ". At the tender age of 24, Chance the Rapper has accepted the humanitarian award during the BET Awards on Sunday for his work in his hometown of Chicago, winning over fans for both his musical talents and his philanthropic efforts.

Culture Koch rep says bill insufficiently conservative
Author: 0 Koch rep says bill insufficiently conservative

Republicans view the law, formally called the Affordable Care Act , as a costly government intrusion and say individual insurance markets created by it are collapsing. There were also at least 18 elected officials on hand. "Get Obamacare repealed and replaced, get tax reform passed", Deason continued. "That's not my opinion, but rather the conclusion of all objective analyses, from the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office, which found that 23 million Americans would lose insurance, to ...

Culture Tomlinson told his late mother when he lost virginity
Author: 0 Tomlinson told his late mother when he lost virginity

The One Direction boys' lives may seem like an open book but there's a lot more to Louis Tomlinson than you might think . "I remember thinking this is a freakish conversation to be having with your mother but it's a testament to how comfortable she made me".

Author: 0 Details emerge on airport stabbing

Officials on Wednesday evacuated an airport in Flint , Michigan, where a witness said he saw an officer bleeding from his neck and a knife nearby on the ground. The feds have said more charges could be coming. Neville fought off Ftouhi and was helped within seconds by others in the airport. He was also a part-time caretaker at the Montreal apartment building he had lived in, and at one time, he studied to sell insurance.

Culture 'Lets Not Rush This': Senators Urge Health Care Vote Delay
Author: 0 'Lets Not Rush This': Senators Urge Health Care Vote Delay

Democrats also want Heller, but in the form of an unemployed senator. "Now we are able to bring them in and get their blood sugars down, their blood pressure down", Blair said in a recent interview. Collins told ABC News, noting that federal funds can not be used directly for abortion anyway. Nevada senator Dean Heller has become the fifth Republican to come out in opposition to the current draft version of the Senate healthcare bill.

Culture Another Day Another Record Broken By Wonder Woman
Author: 0 Another Day Another Record Broken By Wonder Woman

The $601.6 million distinction means Wonder Woman is on track to out-earn Logan , which made $617 million worldwide , and possibly the latest Pirates of the Caribbean installment, now at $650 million. "I think this summer has made it clear that there are less true movie stars than people thought", Melissa Silverstein, founder and publisher of Women and Hollywood , told Variety .

Culture GOP senators call for more time to debate, change health care bill
Author: 0 GOP senators call for more time to debate, change health care bill

That's because unanimous opposition is expected from Democrats in a chamber in which Republicans hold a narrow 52-48 majority. Sen. Susan Collins of ME reiterated her opposition to language blocking federal money for Planned Parenthood, which many Republicans oppose because it provides abortions.

Culture Apple iOS 11 Features Convenient Indoor Maps
Author: 0 Apple iOS 11 Features Convenient Indoor Maps

KeenLab's demo of the new jailbreak is the first one for iOS 11 . Apps like Calculator and Phone have a new look. The update doesn't appear to be hitting members of the Apple Beta Software Program quite yet, but if past updates are any indication, it should start rolling out to those public testers in the next day or two.

Author: 0 Brendan Dassey of 'Making a Murderer' wins appeals court ruling

In November of previous year, a Milwaukee judge finally recognized that and made a decision to overturn Dassey's conviction , granting him supervised release from prison while the state decided it it wanted to pursue a retrial. A court a level below the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in favor of Making a Murderer's Brendan Dassey and approved an appeal that stated he was coerced into a false confession.

Author: 0 Bruno Mars kicks off BET Awards

Billboard reported that the first-time BET Award victor performed "Perm", an upbeat song from his latest album " 24K Magic ". The most epic showdown will come when the victor of the best male hip hop artist award is revealed. The nominations include Video of the year , Album of the year , Coco-Cola Viewers' Choice Award and also Best Male R&B/Pop Artist . Xscape is back.

Culture Two more wins for Team NZ
Author: 0 Two more wins for Team NZ

Until the sixth race, the American squad, owned by software tycoon Larry Ellison and crewed mostly by Australians, had been humbled by the underfunded Kiwis and their fast 50-foot, foiling catamaran helmed by America's Cup rookie Peter Burling .