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Ted Cruz says aide inadvertently caused his porn Twitter post

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How did the explicit Twitter message end up with a like from Cruz? Ted lost the presidential election. "Or, No. 4: Ted lost the election, was bullied by the President, did not get offered a cabinet position, he's exhausted of being the uptight religious guy from Texas". Read More »

Larry King Diagnosed With Lung Cancer

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In his interview with Us, he advised people to get chest X-rays even when they go on normal check ups. King, 83, said he underwent surgery at a Manhattan hospital in July. "I've done everything I can do". King keeps working. He told the magazine that his secret wish is to do six months on Broadway, telling stories and taking audience questions. Read More »

Frank Vincent, 'Sopranos' and 'Goodfellas' Actor, Dies at 78

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Vincent's first big screen role was alongside Joe Pesci in the 1976 gangster film The Death Collector; 14 years later, in 1990's Goodfellas , Pesci's Tommy DeVito beat Vincent's Billy Batts to death after being told to "go home and get your fucking shinebox" in a famous scene. Read More »

3 weeks ahead of Spain referendum, huge rally gathers for Catalan independence

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Spain's state prosecutor on Wednesday ordered a criminal probe of Catalan mayors who cooperate with an October 1 independence referendum deemed illegal by Madrid and threatened to arrest those who do not comply. Spain's King Felipe VI also entered the fray, stepping up the pressure on Catalonia by vowing that the Spanish Constitution "will prevail" over any attempt to break the country apart. Read More »

6 dead after Irma knocks out air conditioning at Florida nursing home

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It then moved north Monday, bringing heavy rain and wind through the northern Florida city of Jacksonville and then Georgia and SC. Timothy Keefe, deputy chief of the Broward County Fire-Rescue, said his department is helping the city of Hollywood, on the east coast of the state, evacuate the entire facility. Read More »

Hellboy: Daniel Dae Kim Tapped to Play Major Ben Daimio

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In the comic books upon which the Hellboy films are based, the character is Japanese-American, which led to social media protest when Skrein was cast in August (Kim, who previously starred on Lost , is actually of Korean descent). Both Asian actors, who were series regulars on the show's first seven seasons, were not offered the same pay as their white costars, Alex O'Loughlin and Scott Caan . Read More »

Man arrested for Murder after body find at Bestival

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John Michie plays Guy Self in the BBC's Holby City show. Bestival site police were called at 1am on Monday after a woman was reported missing. Louella's father also added "She never really did drugs" and was a positive, vibrant girl-her parents' "angel". She had such energy. Dorset Police is asking anyone with information to email [ email protected ] or call 101 and quoting the incident number 11:36. Read More »

Trump honors 9/11 victims, survivors and first responders

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Later on Monday, Trump and first lady Melania Trump , surrounded by White House aides and other administration officials observed a moment of silence at the White House at the exact moment that a hijacked airplane was slammed into the World Trade Center. Read More »

Theatre mogul Sir Peter Hall dies

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Besides the theatre , he was a renowned opera director and served as the Artistic Director of Glyndebourne Festival Opera from 1984 to 1990, and also worked in film, with credits such as Akenfield, and TV, directing series like The War of the Roses and The Camomile Lawn. Read More »

Theatre mogul Sir Peter Hall dies

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Besides the theatre , he was a renowned opera director and served as the Artistic Director of Glyndebourne Festival Opera from 1984 to 1990, and also worked in film, with credits such as Akenfield, and TV, directing series like The War of the Roses and The Camomile Lawn. Read More »

Gigi Hadid Walked the Runway with Just One Shoe

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Nevertheless, the model strutted on, unfazed. As the Vogue cover girl closed the show in her second look from the designer's spring/summer 2018 collection, her stiletto strap on her right foot came loose, with the shoe eventually departing her foot entirely. Read More »

Halimah Yacob Assumes as President of Singapore

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Yacob was the only candidate to meet the stringent qualifications for presidency set up by Singapore's Elections Department , the Straits Times reports . First and foremost, the virtue of Reserved Presidential Elections had been eclipsed by the notion that the Malays are not capable of winning in an open contest. Read More »

Matt Damon Chooses Pocket-Sized Paradise in the Trailer for Alexander Payne's Downsizing

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When you " downsize ", a modest $52,000 translates to $12.5 million, which allows everyone to live like tiny kings. "We have the best houses; the best restaurants". Other residents of the this pocket-sized paradise include Jason Sudeikis as a friend of Damon's character who persuades him to think small, Christoph Waltz as an aging playboy, and Hong Chau as a Vietnamese dissident who was forcibly shrunken down by her government and sent to the United States. Read More »

FPL Aided By Drones To Restore Power To Residents in South Dade

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Wilma, a devastating storm in its own right, did not reach as many areas of the state as Irma and affected only 21 counties, he said . "We have certainly enough power to provide to our customers". That's about 1.5 million homes and businesses without power, more than half of the homes in the tri-county area. A large majority of those outages exist along the county line between Clay and Putnam and in the Town of Interlachen. Read More »

Fla. Pizza Hut Manager Threatens Workers Who Evacuated 'Too Early'

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The photo of the memo that had written such stuff now went viral over the weekend on Twitter . It also said if an employee skipped their shift, there would be documentation on their record showing they were a no-show. Attempts by this website to obtain further details from Pizza Hut communications team members have received no response as of this writing. Pizza Hut disavowed the harsh policy after images of the memo began to spread on social media. Read More »

Hot dog crackdown turns $60 into $52000

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The university's police department defended the Aranas' actions, saying he took $60 from the vendor as evidence. "We'll take it to the judge, and the judge can decide whether or not it's right". Campus officials did not immediately respond to a request for comment Monday, but did issue a brief statement to the Berkeleyside blog Sunday evening. Read More »

Storm Aileen set to batter United Kingdom with powerful winds tonight

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A weather warning is in place from 4pm until 6am on Wednesday. Wild, wet and windy weather is on the way courtesy of Storm Aileen - our first named storm of the season. This is the third year that British and Irish storms have been given names, with Storm Aileen being the first named United Kingdom storm this season. Read More »

'The Disaster Artist' Trailer: James Franco Unlocks 'The Room'

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However, his legacy lives on as James Franco now has potential for award nominations by portraying Wiseau in The Disaster Artist . The audiences at the Toronto International Film Festival's screenings for Midnight Madness, the festival's genre-focused thread, are typically more like those you'd find at a concert than a cinematheque. Read More »

Residents begin returning to storm-battered Florida Keys

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Jacksonville, the largest city geographically in the country, is grappling with a record storm surge and vast flooding. NBC 6 helicopter footage from Monday morning showed homes damaged and roadways under water in the upper Keys and other parts of South Florida . Read More »

British photographer wins legal fight over 'monkey selfie'

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The picture was issued in Slater's book called Wildlife Personalities . The animal rights group also argued that Naruto, the monkey in question, owns the photo's copyright because he pressed the shutter button. PETA noted that this decision is a huge breakthrough to protect the legal rights of animals internationally. Slater said: "There's no consideration of the effort, the skill, the technological knowledge behind it, the vision.(Wikimedia) are ruining my income stream in doing this". Read More »

Authorities report 1st death in Georgia from Irma

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A 55-year-old man was killed on Monday afternoon after a tree fell on his house. This was just after it had intensified into a Category 5 storm , and the day before it reached peak strength. "Everybody is working to get assets here. I don't have any numbers on fatalities at this point". A high school in Homestead, a city in which 90 percent of its residents were without electricity on Monday, lost its roof. Read More »

Times Kangana Ranaut Was The Embodiment Of Empowerment

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Only recently on popular TV show Aap Ki Adalat , Kangana has mentioned having experienced "stardom" after the success of her critically acclaimed movie Queen , after which she's delivered a blockbuster performance in Tanu Weds Manu Returns . Read More »

Hurricane Jose's path: What you should know

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MARTIN: Can you tell us a little bit more about where Irma is believed to be heading next? In Irma's case, traveling along the west coast, Southeast Florida gets the storm's "strong side", DeMaria said . And then we'll see how bad the storm surge is there. Storm surge is forecast to be as high as 10 to 15 feet above normal tide levels from Cape Sable to Captiva in southwest Florida , with life-threatening inundation expected all along Florida's western Gulf coast. Read More »

Britain toughens stance on Murdoch's bid for Sky

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It tabled a proposal just before Christmas to buy the remainder of the company for £11.7bn, valuing the whole of Sky at £18.5bn. The in-depth inquiry could take as long as six months. there were not concerns which may justify a reference on grounds of the broadcast standards", Ofcom said. She did say that further review of the company's governance was warranted, as well as the procedures the company had in place for ensuring its broadcast of Fox News in the United Kingdom complied with ... Read More »

National Hurricane Center: Irma now a tropical storm

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There were no immediate confirmed reports of any deaths in Florida , on top of the 24 people killed during Irma's destructive trek across the Caribbean. "So, usually the eastern side of the storm has winds opposite of the winds aloft, so that's where you have high levels of (vertical) sheer", Ward said. Read More »

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Are Reportedly Planning Their First Public Appearance

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The pair has been together for about a year and has been spotted together before, but this will be the first time they will attend an official event together. But the two raven haired beauties seem to enjoy each other's company, often posing for Instagram snaps together when they meet up. However, when Kensington Palace confirmed the flame-haired royal's plans for the eight-day sporting event, his leading lady was missing. Read More »

With 7.4 million without power, utility workers get respect

Both are elevated to 20 feet (6 meters) above sea level and are equipped with multiple backup generators to keep the reactors cool in the event of a power outage. Next come "critical facilities such as hospitals, police and fire stations, communication facilities, water treatment plants and transportation providers". Read More »

'Great British Bake Off' judge Paul Hollywood under fire for Nazi costume

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Hollywood has since explained that it was a themed New Year's Eve party in 2003, and he was dressed not as an actual Nazi , but as General Von Klinkerhoffen, a Nazi character on the BBC comedy series 'Allo 'Allo . Some poor old scouse baker in fancy dress isn't a big threat'. As well as the red armband, Hollywood's outfit included an Iron Cross medal and a badge featuring a Nazi eagle. Read More »