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Tony Allen Signs With New Orleans Pelicans

At 35 years of age, Allen will likely make the rest of his living in the National Basketball Association as a lockdown defender off the bench, having proven of limited value at the offensive end of the ball. There were reports of championship-contenders such as Golden State Warriors, Cleveland Cavaliers, San Antonio Spurs and Houston Rockets pursuing Allen - mostly due to his extensive postseason experience.

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Three Rohingya refugees killed in explosion near Myanmar-Bangladesh border

Attacks by militants on police posts and an army base on August 25 prompted a military counter-offensive that triggered an exodus of Rohingya to Bangladesh, adding to the hundreds of thousands already there from previous spasms of conflict.

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Irma Bears Down On Florida, Taking Aim At The Entire State

A spokeswoman for Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam said President Donald Trump spoke to the governor for about 10 minutes Sunday morning to offer assistance. "I'm standing there the only guy without boards trying to make a decision on whether to stay or to go", resident Craig Fulton said. The storm later made landfall near Marco Island, at Category 3 strength, before moving up the southwest coast and weakening to a Category 2 before jogging east toward Lakeland, brushing Tampa Bay as a ...

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Bob Dylan headed back to Pittsburgh

In July , Dylan concluded the latest summer jaunt of his "Never Ending Tour". Dylan, the 2017 recipient of the Nobel Prize for literature, will be accompanied by his band.

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Daughter of Taggart star found dead at music festival

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after the body of Louella Michie was found after she was reported at 1am this morning by anxious friends. "It must be awful for her family and friends". "I made sure I sat beside her at lunch and got her number". Police at the four-day music festival were alerted just before 1am on Monday amid concerns for Louella's welfare.

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Daniel Dae Kim to replace Ed Skrein in 'Hellboy' reboot?

Outrage from Hellboy admirers and Asian film fans prompted the actor to take another look at the role, and he decided it wasn't for him. In the Hellboy comics, Daimio is depicted as half-Japanese. Kim recently made headlines for his sudden departure from his long-time role in "Hawaii 5-0" . Hellboy , which also stars Stranger Things' David Harbour , is due out sometime in 2018.

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Merkel, Putin to Talk North Korea

He said China was not doing enough to curtail its support of North Korea and that the USA should use economic leverage to influence Beijing. US Ambassador Nikki Haley said the tough new measures were a message to Pyongyang that "the world will never accept a nuclear-armed North Korea", but she also held out the prospect of a peaceful resolution to the crisis.

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Centre of Irma to make landfall in lower Florida

Rick Scott said it "will cover your house". Georgia Tech and Miami , meanwhile, will play on October 14. According to Reuters.com , Irma made landfall just months ahead of the busy winter travel season, with major tourist attractions like Walt Disney World, Universal Studios, Legoland and SeaWorld all closed through Monday.

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Sexual orientation can be perceived by artificial intelligence, Stanford study claims

Greggor Mattson, an associate professor of sociology at Oberlin College and Director of the Program in Gender, Sexuality, and Feminist Studies there wrote a takedown of the study titled, " Artificial Intelligence Discovers Gayface". After all, the study presupposes its underlying assumption that sexual orientation can be clearly tracked through facial characteristics. In one test, when the algorithm was presented with two photos where one picture was definitely of a gay man and the ...

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Additional Nuclear Inspectors Sent to Florida Power Plants in Hurricane Irma's Path

He said that more shelters would be opened on Saturday. Reports are rolling in that Florida may have narrowly evaded the worst-case scenario with Hurricane Irma , as many cities were not directly hit . The utility has about 3,400 employees working on restoring the outages. FPL plans for the entire process of restoration to happen over multiple weeks.

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Hemingway's 6-toed cats survive Hurricane Irma assault on Key West

As day broke today, authorities were only beginning to assess the damage Hurricane Irma's brute force wrought on the delicate archipelago that makes up the Florida Keys. Before Irma hit, Gonzales predicted that the sturdy building would easily withstand the impending storm. In the absence of hurricanes, Hemingway's cats roam the gardens and house freely, and visitors to the home and museum anxious about the safety of the cats they had grown fond of with Irma approaching.

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Troy Gentry: 8 Things to know about the country music superstar

Gentry is survived by his wife, Angie McClure Gentry, and their 14-year-old daughter Kaylee, along with Taylor, his child from a previous marriage. "Troy Lee Gentry passed away September 8, 2017, in Medford, N.J., at the age of 50". Martell Foundation, an organization that Gentry regularly contributed to, or the American Red Cross for hurricane relief. His family asked that instead of sending flowers, donations be made to the T.J.

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Melissa McCarthy Wins Emmy For Sean Spicer Impression On Saturday Night Live

Comedian Dave Chappelle took home the Outstanding Guest Actor Emmy for his SNL hosting performance on November 12, the first show after Donald Trump defeated Hillary Clinton. Despite giving audiences one of the best comedy series to hit TV, Dave Chappelle was never an Emmy award victor until now. Guest acting awards for a drama series also were announced at Sunday's creative arts Emmys ceremony.

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Comcast's Universal park in Orlando to reopen Tuesday; company assessing cable operations

Blizzard Beach and Typhoon Lagoon will remain closed until further notice, officials said. Hurricane Irma marks the first occassion that both Disney World and Universal Studios shuttered their gates for two full days due to weather.

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Houston residents confront officials over decision to flood neighborhoods

At least five people died of storm-related injuries in Florida , including a sheriff's deputy, as Irma barreled across the Sunshine State with punishing wind gusts of up to 142 miles per hour at its height. Harvey, which made landfall north of Corpus Christi August 25, has dumped almost 50 inches of rain in and around areas Houston . About $33.6 million went for housing assistance, such as paying rent for displaced residents, and $81 million to help replace personal property, pay for ...

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Priyanka Chopra gave a fitting reply to her troll

While Chopra took to social media to share moments from the time she spent in the region with the children, a certain Twitter user chose to take the opportunity to remind Chopra to visit rural areas of India where "malnourished children are waiting for food".

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Angelina Jolie at The Breadwinner premiere for Toronto Film Festival

Jolie is also in Toronto to promote her upcoming film "First They Killed My Father," which premieres at TIFF on Monday. Speaking on Sunday she said: 'I've been to Afghanistan many times. Knowing that the villain had to have a commanding on screen presence, Jolie got a voice coach to make her portrayal distinct and have an extra edge.

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United States keeps distance in Myanmar Muslim exodus

Then there was Pakistan's Malala Yousafzai, who taunted her fellow Nobel Laureate Aung San Suu Kyi in a tweet, asking her to do the right thing. " It is incongruous for a symbol of righteousness to lead such a country; it is adding to our pain ", he said noting that " the images we are seeing of the suffering of the Rohingya fill us with pain and dread ".

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Gal Gadot posts 'Wonder Woman' bloopers, reveals her on-set nickname

Until then, Jenkins had been asked about her role in the sequel multiple times, but never admitted she was working on anything. It's not a huge shock, since the studio and the director have been in negotiations for a while and Jenkins has been very vocal about her plans for the future.

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Prince Harry, Meghan Markle engagement a matter of 'when' not 'if'

It seems fitting that this would be the couple's first official outing together as the two reportedly met and sparked their relationship back in 2016 when Harry was in Toronto promoting the 2017 Invictus Games . "Harry was nervous of introducing Meghan to them because he did not want people to jump to conclusions about someone he deeply cared for". He went on to compare her to the Duchess of Cambridge, who he said has "not put a foot wrong" since marrying Prince William.

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Jim Carrey's Awkward NYFW Interview Could Make You Question Everything

When Sadler said the night was about celebrating "icons", Carrey responded, "That is just the absolute lowest-aiming possibility that we could come up with, is, like, icons". I believe that it's deeper than that. Despite his - some would say - morose perspective, Carrey is excited to celebrate that his series, I'm Dying Up Here , will be getting a second season.

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Here's the Real Reason Why Kylie Jenner Wanted Bigger Lips

The 20-year-old reality star has become famous for her pout over the past few years - initially over-lining her lips with liner before going down the lip injection route. Check out a clip of Kylie talking it out with her therapist in the recap below. ICYMI, in 2016, Kylie teamed up with Smile Train, a non-profit organization that provides financial help to kids from developing countries who were born with cleft lips.

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NTR Jai Lava Kusa Trailer crosses the 5 Million mark

The video of the film has it all - fun, emotion, action and style.The clip was launched on Sunday, 10 September, in a grand event organised in Hyderabad. Apart from NTR, this film also stars Raashi Khanna , Nivetha Thomas , Posani Krishna Murali, Brahmaji, Sai Kumar, Pradeep Rawat, Jayprakash Reddy, Prabhas Sreenu, Praveen and Hamsa Nandini.

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'Stranger Things', 'Westworld' emerge as big Creative Arts Emmy winners

The mass incarceration film was nominated for eight awards and won half of them- Outstanding Documentary or Nonfiction Special , Writing for Nonfiction Programs, Outstanding Motion Design, and Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics for "The Letter to the Free" by Common , Robert Glasper and Karriem Riggins.

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Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration For Florida

The White House said Trump regularly spoke with Florida Gov. Rick Scott and US Senator Marco Rubio, adding that he spoke on Sunday with US Senator Ben Nelson. "He's offered every resource there is of the federal government", he said. CNN reports that Trump is also angling to ask Congress to "speed up" tax reform measures in wake of the hurricane.

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Len Wein, Legendary Comics Writer Who Co-Created Wolverine, Dies at 69

Since that time, the character has been a staple in the DC Universe, often appearing in major storylines next to heavy hitters like Superman and Batman . Wein's first contribution to a mainstream comic book was when he was only 20-years-old, he worked on the Teen Titans story "Eye of the Beholder" and from there moved onto several other comics and stories in DC.

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Trump's Social Media Chief Tweets Wrong Storm Video

It was among 100s of videos/pics I am receiving re: Irma from public. While the airport administration, or whoever is running their social media account, was quick to thank Scavino Jr. "Be safe!" Scavino tweeted. "Thanks, Dan", CNN quoted the airport as saying. Be safe!' Scavino tweeted. Scavino reportedly often writes tweets for Trump, who hired him decades ago as a caddy at one of his golf courses.

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Rihanna Serves Face On Elle After Unveiling The Fenty Beauty Packaging!

Rihanna goes braless and flashes her bum in sexy thong under sheer robe on the set of her new music video . The 29-year-old completed the look with strappy gold sandals, hoop earrings and diamond bracelets and rings. You can shop Fenty Beauty at Sephora as of right now, people . The products include multiple sticks and foundation for the face, a single lip gloss, blotting papers, and various brushes.

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PewDiePie: YouTube megastar's N-word outburst sparks developer backlash

PewDiePie, whose real name is Felix Kjellberg, said during a PUBG livestream today, "What a f**king n*****!" Kjellberg's stream of " Firewatch ", which Vanaman said had around 5.7 million views, has seemingly already been taken down. There is a bit of leeway you have to have with the internet when [you] wake up every day and make video games . There's also a breaking point. "I am sick of this child getting more and more chances to make money off of what we make", Vanaman posted to ...

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Sister fires on Open Letter to Kangana

On the professional front, Kangana will be next seen Simran , while Katrina is busy with the shoot of her next film with Salman Khan, Tiger Zinda Hai. However, Zarina rubbished these claims as well, to which Rangoli wrote on Twitter, "she has pleaded you many times to help bt instead u gave her diamonds and got her dresses frm Bangkok took her to meet Sanjay Leela Bhansali".

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Russia President Vladimir Putin predicts global catastrophe over North Korea sanctions

Haley told the council, which was meeting to undertake new measures against the DPRK after its successful hydrogen bomb test Sunday. Russian President Vladimir Putin says supporting a Russian-Chinese road map would help resolve the nuclear crisis on the Korean Peninsula.

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Florida sheriff's office warns people not to shoot at Hurricane Irma

More than 50,000 people had signed up by Sunday after 22-year Ryon Edwards of Daytona Beach posted the invitation with the note, "YO SO THIS GOOFY LOOKING WINDY HEADASS NAMED IRMA SAID THEY PULLING UP ON US, LETS SHOW IRMA THAT WE SHOOT FIRST".

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Manchester United coach Jose Mourinho frustrated by Stoke City stalemate

Jose Mourinho will be hoping his players come back from the worldwide break unscathed and free from injury, however fatigue will surely play a part as players resume domestic duties. Stoke continued to look risky going forward, with Jesé forcing David De Gea into a magnificent save. United (12 goals ) have scored two goals more than Manchester City (10 goals ), and thanks to that, they continue their stay at pole position.

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LADY GAGA to take a break from music

However, she added that she needs to "slow down for a moment, for some healing". There's also some not-so-fun stuff, such as watching how Gaga copes with chronic pain and her breakup with former fiancé Taylor Kinney. It's true that many folks think money and fame can solve everything, but there are certain struggles that being famous can't touch, and this documentary may shed light on that.

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Kristen Bell 'saves' Frozen co-star Josh Gad's family from Hurricane Irma

Bell shared a pic from the performance, joking she was getting upstaged by her dancers. She starred in the 2002 revival of THE CRUCIBLE. He revealed that it was her who contacted the mayor to ask for permission and also hired him to play the instrument for her.


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