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Author: 0 Trump wants Flynn back in the White House

Before he was sacked after just 24 days on the job, former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn rejected a military plan seven months in the making to retake Raqqa, Syria, from the Islamic State, a plan that went against the wishes of Turkey - a country whose interests Flynn was being paid $530,000 to represent, McClatchy DC reported Wednesday night .

Author: 0 Fresh questions over Flynn add to White House turmoil

Fresh controversy swirled around former US national security adviser Michael Flynn Thursday after one report claimed he told the Trump transition team he was under federal investigation before he started in the role, and another said he opposed a military operation in Syria that Turkey would have opposed while he was secretly in its pay.

Author: 0 Half Girlfriend mints over Rs 10 crore on opening day

Half Girlfriend is Chetan Bhagat's fourth film that has been adapted for the big screen. The romcom has earned a satisfied amount of Rs 10.27 crore on its opening day. Half Girlfriend started with occupancy of 12-13 % in the morning show, but later in the evening, houseful shows have been reported from across the nation.

Author: 0 Bobby Moynihan leaving "SNL" for new CBS sitcom

Moynihan was best known for several celebrity impersonations, including Nicole " Snooki " Polizzi, Chris Christie , Guy Fieri and Ted Cruz . This is why he went out for pilot season this year and found a new role; if a show landed, the intention was to move on.

Culture Wenger looks for salvation as top four race reaches climax
Author: 0 Wenger looks for salvation as top four race reaches climax

Gibson has played in all of relegated Boro's top-flight games this term, helping the side to 11 clean sheets. They have scored only 27 times during the league season and that is now the lowest of any team. In this type of game we've struggled to find the key to unlock teams at times. Anything can happen on the final day, but Liverpool will be extremely confident of clinching Champions League qualification.

Culture Pippa Middleton to Marry At Almost-Royal Event
Author: 0 Pippa Middleton to Marry At Almost-Royal Event

Pippa Middleton and James Matthews are all smiles after their wedding. However, much to our dismay, the 32-year-old prince turned up with his brother, Prince William, and not the actress. William, the second in line to the throne, arrived with his brother Prince Harry at St Mark's Church in Englefield, a quiet rural village west of London near the Middleton family home.

Culture North Korea Missile Launch Tests Trump's China Outreach
Author: 0 North Korea Missile Launch Tests Trump's China Outreach

Dialogue would be possible "only if the North changes its attitude", he said . The North's state-run media agency said Sunday's test involved a mid-to-long range ballistic missile that could be blasted off and out of the planet's atmosphere and then return, and quoted leader Kim Jong Un as saying the USA mainland is in "sighting range for a strike".

Culture Hugh Jackman's secret? He didn't know wolverines are real
Author: 0 Hugh Jackman's secret? He didn't know wolverines are real

And like every good actor, Jackman took it upon himself to extensively research his character - background and all. "I remember going past an IMAX in Toronto, and there was an IMAX documentary about wolves , and so I thought, 'I'll go and see that'".

Culture Jurgen Klopp believes Liverpool can draw top players to Anfield
Author: 0 Jurgen Klopp believes Liverpool can draw top players to Anfield

Boss Jurgen Klopp has tried his best to play down the visit of Boro, insisting that it is just another game for his charges, but Carragher has warned Liverpool that they can not afford to squander their big chance. "We could not decide until now, but he feels good and he feels comfortable". All Liverpool need to do is become the 11th team to beat Middlesbrough at home, something that ultimately should be a routine exercise.

Culture High society: Pippa Middleton marries at almost-royal event
Author: 0 High society: Pippa Middleton marries at almost-royal event

Older sister Kate, also known as the Duchess of Cambridge , looked after the page boys and bridesmaids, who were all under five years old and included her own children, Prince George, 3, and Princess Charlotte, 2. "The dress looked attractive with a lovely long veil". While no official reason for her absence has been given, Harper's Bazaar UK notes that it's against royal protocol for members of the royal family to upstage proceedings.

Author: 0 Pippa Middleton Marries In Lavish, Semi-Royal Wedding

There's speculation that Harry may escort Markle to the private reception planned for Saturday afternoon. Pictures of her standing behind the royal bride in a white Alexander McQueen maid of honor's dress filled newspapers for weeks afterwards.

Author: 0 Comey set to testify publicly about why Trump fired him

Separately, a Washington Post report , citing anonymous sources familiar with the matter, said a senior Trump adviser was now considered a "person of interest" in the law enforcement investigation into whether Mr Trump's campaign associates coordinated with Russian Federation in an effort to sway the 2016 election.

Author: 0 Times Square Attack Leaves Canadian Woman In Very Critical Condition

The only person killed when a auto barreled into a crowd in New York City's Times Square was 18-year-old Alyssa Elsman, of southern MI, police said. In court, prosecutors said that Rojas told police after his arrest that he " wanted to kill them ". "I laced the marijuana with PCP", according to the complaint.

Culture Three Teasers Let You Know How to Talk to Girls at Parties
Author: 0 Three Teasers Let You Know How to Talk to Girls at Parties

It has been adapted by screenwriter Philippa Goslett and John Cameron Mitchell with Mitchell also serving as the director. Three teasers were released through the Instagram accounts of Fanning , Gaiman and Mitchell and you check them all out in the players below! "It is a thrilling film bringing Neil Gaiman's wonderful love story of a punk and an alien magically to life".

Author: 0 George, Charlotte take part in Pippa Middleton's wedding

Middleton, the sister of Kate, Duchess of Cambridge m. Also among the congregation of the 12th century church in Englefield, Berkshire, was Pippa's controversial uncle Gary Goldsmith and Lady Gabriella Windsor, daughter of Prince and Princess Micheal of Kent, but missing was Harry's U.S.

Culture High society: Pippa Middleton to marry at almost-royal event
Author: 0 High society: Pippa Middleton to marry at almost-royal event

Middleton first grabbed the world attention's at the wedding of her sister in 2011 to Prince William. Despite all the interest in the couple, the big question is whether Prince Harry's girlfriend, actress Meghan Markle, will be his date. Deacon said the lace bodice was embroidered with pearl detailing over an organza and tulle underskirt, which was layered. His creations have been worn by Scarlett Johansson, Victoria Beckham and other celebrities.

Author: 0 Pippa Middleton's wedding: Little Royals' get starring roles

Pippa Middleton rocketed into the public eye at her sister's wedding in 2011, which had an estimated worldwide television audience of two billion. "A £100,000 (€116,000) glass marquee, the best temporary loos money can buy and a Spitfire flypast.

Culture Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2
Author: 0 Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

While the opening weekend is certainly a strong one, it did come slightly under projections. The film collected approximately 7.50 crores over its opening weekend at the India box office. The film is produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures. Guardians of the Galaxy was without a doubt the riskiest venture for Marvel to date with their Marvel Cinematic Universe when it debuted back in 2014.

Culture Michael Cinco behind Aishwarya Rai's Cannes princess-like gown
Author: 0 Michael Cinco behind Aishwarya Rai's Cannes princess-like gown

Even the designer, Michael Cinco took to Instagram and shared the photo of the "stunning" Asishwarya Rai. In 2003, she became the first Indian actress to be a jury member at the Cannes Film Festival. Aishwarya's gown has been designed by celebrity stylist Aashtha Sharma. The official brand ambassador of L'Oreal Paris India, have tried to pull a variety of outfits at the Cannes red carpet all these years.

Culture Cannes Film Festival Bans Streaming-Only Movies Going Forward
Author: 0 Cannes Film Festival Bans Streaming-Only Movies Going Forward

On Wednesday, Pedro Almodovar, who's presiding over this year's competition jury, read a lengthy statement in which he said: "I personally do not conceive, not only the Palme d'Or, any other prize being given to a film and not being able to see this film on a big screen".

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Author: 0 President Trump "Willing to Engage" North Korea to Avoid World War 3

It conducted its latest ballistic missile launch, in defiance of UN Security Council resolutions, on Sunday which it said was a test of its capability to carry a "large-size heavy nuclear warhead", drawing Security Council condemnation. Even before the North produced its first nuclear weapon, the United States calculated that the potential cost for any military strike was too great for America and South Korea.

Culture Yankees retire Derek Jeter's No. 2 jersey, unveil Monument Park plaque
Author: 0 Yankees retire Derek Jeter's No. 2 jersey, unveil Monument Park plaque

In addition to getting his jersey enshrined in Yankees' history, Jeter received a number of gifts. His comments came after the Yankees retired his No. Reggie Jackson also made an appearance, as did current Marlins manager and a previous Yankee captain, Don Mattingly, via a video message on the Jumbotron.

Culture Allegations that Hurriyat received funds from across border 'extremely serious': Congress
Author: 0 Allegations that Hurriyat received funds from across border 'extremely serious': Congress

The meeting was convened to discuss the controversy arisen out of the "sting operation" conducted by a news TV channel against Nayeem Khan, Provincial president of Hurriyat (g). The sting operation, which also featured Tehreek-E-Hurriyat leader Gazi Javed Baba and Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (R) chairman Farooq Ahmed Dar, showed Khan saying that all "separatists get funds from Pakistan".

Culture Iran state TV declares Rouhani wins vote for second term
Author: 0 Iran state TV declares Rouhani wins vote for second term

Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, the most powerful man in Iran, symbolically cast the election's first vote. A statement released by Assad's office said the Syrian president has sent a letter to Rouhani congratulating him on the "confidence that the Iranian people gave to him to go forward in boosting Iran's status in the region and the world".

Author: 0 Inside Pippa Middleton's wedding to James Matthews

Hundreds of photographers and members of the public are expected to travel to picturesque Englefield, near Reading, to catch a glimpse of the blushing bride as she weds millionaire beau James Matthews on Saturday. Matthews' brother Spencer, who is famous in his own right for being on the United Kingdom reality show Made in Chelsea , is reportedly going to be best man.

Culture Korea to cease missile tests
Author: 0 Korea to cease missile tests

Inter-Korean cooperation and exchanges have been put on hold for years as North Korea has continued to press ahead with its nuclear and missile programs. All 15 members of the Security Council including North Korea's closest ally China called the launch a violation of United Nations sanctions and vowed to take new measures, including additional sanctions.

Culture Kim Kardashian Reveals Truth Behind Some Of Her Most Personal Instagram Posts
Author: 0 Kim Kardashian Reveals Truth Behind Some Of Her Most Personal Instagram Posts

Kardashian celebrated hitting 100 mil with an Instagram of her daughter having a great time at Universal Studios not caring at all that her mama has more followers than the population of Egypt. Kanye West said it took four days tweaking this photo to get it just right for the 'gram. "Thanks for the follows and the love". To celebrate, I wanted to take a look back at my most-liked posts.

Author: 0 NHS services recovering from cyber-attack

NHS bosses are confident that south Essex experienced only minor issues, and that patient care was largely unaffected. Large swathes of the NHS were paralysed by the cyber attack, which hit 200,000 victims in 150 countries around the world.

Author: 0 Basquiat painting fetches record $110.5M at New York auction

Sotheby's had valued the work at more than $60 million and guaranteed the seller an undisclosed minimum price regardless of the bidding at the auction . "I've never seen so much emotions in such a painting", he said. "Now he goes into the pantheon of great, great artists", said Oliver Barker, chairman of Sotheby's Europe.

Author: 0 Anthony Weiner leaves court after guilty plea

Former U.S. Rep. Anthony Weiner has pleaded guilty to transmitting sexual material to a minor and could get years in prison. Hillary Clinton's trusted aide filed an anonymous versus anonymous action in the Manhattan Supreme Court, according to the outlet, and is asking for the case to be sealed.

Author: 0 Alien Covenant Reviews - What Did You Think?!

The first film of the blockbuster franchise went on to win an Oscar for Best Visual Effects. They viciously attack the crew members on the ground and aboard the ship - slashing and gashing them with lightning speed, blood spewing everywhere.

Culture All the right-wing euphemisms for Roger Ailes' 'sins'
Author: 0 All the right-wing euphemisms for Roger Ailes' 'sins'

Roger Ailes' death has brought out an array of weird euphemisms and sexist excuses from the conservative media as they try to eulogize the controversial man. "Ailes gave them all blunt advice that led them to success". "Roger was a loving husband to me, to his son Zachary, and a loyal friend to many. In my opinion, few sought the comprehensive truth about Roger Ailes ", O'Reilly wrote .

Author: 0 Dozens shelter after deadly Wisconsin tornado

National Weather Service Meteorologist Mike Umscheid says radar images suggest the storm may have produced other brief, rain-wrapped tornadoes as it moved over rural farmland. Mikles was killed after he chose to leave his mobile home in a pickup to seek shelter in the area about a mile north of State Highway 152 and just east of Merritt Road in a rural area.

Culture Cannes 2017: Aishwarya stuns in Mark Bumgarner gown
Author: 0 Cannes 2017: Aishwarya stuns in Mark Bumgarner gown

The moments captured at the red carpet are nothing short of magical, and Aishwarya is the princess of this fairytale land. She teamed it up with Jimmy Choo heels and De Grisogono jewellery - danglers in her ears and a cocktail ring which stood out.

Culture Rep. Weiner goes to court in sexting case
Author: 0 Rep. Weiner goes to court in sexting case

The New York Times reports that Weiner is expected to plead guilty to one charge of transferring obscene material to a minor. The emails that prompted the FBI to reopen its review of Clinton's private email server days before the 2016 presidential election emerged from the 2016 federal investigation into whether Weiner sent explicit messages to to that underage girl in North Carolina.

Culture After Times Square attack, calls for more sidewalk barriers
Author: 0 After Times Square attack, calls for more sidewalk barriers

After the wreck he emerged from his vehicle running, yelling and jumping before being subdued by police and bystanders in a chaotic scene. "No words but just screaming". In 2012 he served aboard the U.S.S. They don't indicate why. He was arrested a year later at a naval base in Jacksonville, Florida, where officials said he attacked a cab driver, shouted "my life is over", and threatened to kill police, according to court records.

Culture Chaffetz will resign, raising doubts about Trump probe
Author: 0 Chaffetz will resign, raising doubts about Trump probe

On Tuesday, shortly after the existence of memos by Mr. Comey was reported , Mr. Chaffetz sent a letter to Andrew McCabe, the acting director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, asking for all documents relating to communication between Mr.

Author: 0 Bella Hadid and Emily Ratajkowski show leg at Cannes International Film Festival

The night of the opening ceremony of the 70th annual Cannes Film Festival , Bella Hadid was caught copping a feel of Emily Ratajkowski's assets. And people need not be so critical all the time."On Day One of the festival, Deepika walked the red carpet wearing a jewel toned maroon creation by Marchesa Notte, paired aptly with Jimmy Choo heels and De Grisogono jewellery".

Culture 'Mamma Mia!' film sequel gets July 2018 release date
Author: 0 'Mamma Mia!' film sequel gets July 2018 release date

And, if you were anxious about the sequel repeating some of ABBAs iconic hits, those producing the film have promised to build a whole new soundtrack from the extensive number of ABBA hits. Craymer is also the creator and producer of the stage musical. And, just like the first movie, original members of ABBA Benny Andersson and Björn Ulvaeus have signed on to provide music and lyrics and oversee everything as executive producers.

Culture North Korea says US has to roll back 'hostile policy' before talks
Author: 0 North Korea says US has to roll back 'hostile policy' before talks

North Korea and the rich, democratic South are technically still at war because their 1950-53 conflict ended in a truce, not a peace treaty. North Korea has vowed to develop a missile mounted with a nuclear warhead that can strike the mainland United States , saying the programme is necessary to counter USA aggression.

Culture Twin Peaks - Where To Buy $25 'The Bang Bang Bar' T-Shirts
Author: 0 Twin Peaks - Where To Buy $25 'The Bang Bang Bar' T-Shirts

So this reviewer, a supporter of Agent Dale Cooper and the sense of righteousness he so far represents, was unable to watch this week's episode and, panting with curiosity after the brush with the llama, had to jump an episode and go straight to the next, in which the tantalising Audrey Horne begins to do her thing.

Author: 0 Inmate Who Won Release From Prison Taken Into Custody By ICE

Do you think they need to tone it down? The mix-up for the father of two boiled down to an error in paperwork that said Lima-Miran's sentences were to be served concurrently, instead of consecutively. All of this happened in five years and eight months. But when the mistake was realized, Lima-Martin was taken back to prison to serve the rest of his sentence.

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Author: 0 "Battle is over but the war has just begun" - Julian Assange

Now, Wikileaks founder Julian Assange is a little less wanted. "While today was an important victory and important vindication, the road is far from over", Assange said from the embassy balcony on Friday. British officials said they do not comment on individual extradition cases. Assange could fight any US extradition request in the British courts, a process that could take years.

Culture Special prosecutor named to probe Trump-Russia ties
Author: 0 Special prosecutor named to probe Trump-Russia ties

Serving as an early-warning sign for potential damage to the party is Rep. Carlos Curbelo (R-FL), who saw his South Florida congressional district vote for Hillary Clinton by 16 percentage points past year - the most for any GOP lawmaker seeking reelection in 2018.

Author: 0 Marcus: Why didn't Trump want anyone to hear his conversation with Comey?

To lawyer Luskin, the talk of criminal charges misses the point. October 28, 2016: Days before the election, Comey informs Congress by letter that he was reopening the investigation into Clinton's email practices based on new evidence, citing the discovery of emails on a laptop used by a top Clinton aide.

Culture Trump sees 'fast' decision over new FBI director
Author: 0 Trump sees 'fast' decision over new FBI director

Trump then went on to suggest scrapping the traditional White House briefings that have existed in some form since the Woodrow Wilson administration nearly a century ago. "You know that, I know that". I'm not talking about anything else. She also was deputy special counsel to the Senate special committee that investigated President Bill Clinton's Whitewater scandal.

Author: 0 Multiple Congressional Committees Want Comey's FBI Memos And Testimony

Along with Russian Federation and Comey-related inquires, Ryan could also face questions about the health care bill, which is now making its way through the Senate. Democrats and a number of Republicans said they wanted to hear from Comey, who was sacked last week a day before Trump met in the Oval Office with the Russian diplomats.

Culture Chris Cornell: WATCH Soundgarden star's final performance hours before death
Author: 0 Chris Cornell: WATCH Soundgarden star's final performance hours before death

TRIBUTES HAVE BEEN pouring in from some of the biggest names in rock and roll for Chris Cornell, who died suddenly at the age of 52. KEXP, Seattle's popular independent radio station, paid tribute to Cornell all day. His songs such as Fell On Black Days and The Day I Tried to Live appeared to touch on his darkness, but Chris Cornell would play down deeper meanings that listeners heard in his lyrics.