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WWE Posts Storyline Update on Vince McMahon

The 943rd edition of WWE SmackDown LIVE was a special Sin City SmackDown and it came to you , live, from the Thomas & Mack Center at the UNLV in Las Vegas, NV. Nobody could really pick up on what he was saying, but it might be that McMahon instructed Owens to strike him for real and maybe even bust him open.

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Angelina Jolie Says She Never Expected To Be Well-Liked

Maddox tells PEOPLE exclusively in the magazine's new cover story with Jolie that he pitched in on meetings, prepped for shoots and helped review dailies on the drama Jolie directed for Netflix (out Friday), based on her friend Loung Ung's memoir about surviving the Khmer Rouge genocide in Cambodia .

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See the incredible way Serena Williams introduced the world to her daughter

The star became engaged to Reddit co-founder Ohanian last December. But the delivery wasn't exactly smooth sailing - 35-year-old Serena says there were "a lot of complications" at the hospital that required them to stay there for 6 or 7 days.

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Mohsin Hamid nominated for Man Booker prize

The emotional, cultural, political and intellectual range of these books is remarkable, and the ways in which they challenge our thinking is a testament to the power of literature", she noted. Half the authors on the shortlist - including the bookies' favourite to win, George Saunders for Lincoln In The Bardo - are U.S. authors. American heavyweights Paul Auster and George Saunders are to go head to head on the Man Booker prize shortlist, as major names from British fiction fall by ...

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Irma downgraded to tropical storm but still poses danger

A day after hitting Cuba's northern Coast, Irma was on a path that would take it along Florida's Gulf of Mexico coast near population centers including Tampa and St. The main concerns will be flooding because of rain. Tampa hasn't been hit by a major hurricane since 1921, but on Sunday it looked like Hurricane Irma was about to change that.

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Messi On Target Twice As Barca Blank Juventus — UEFA CL

But, with half-time looming, Juventus committed the fatal error of switching off while Messi had the ball on the edge of the box. A millisecond later, the ball struck the inside netting. His role has changed this season and it looks to be to devastating effect. So far, the shift has contributed to an even more purposeful Messi. It's safe to assume this will not be the last time all three get on the scoresheet in the same game.

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Kairi Sane defeats Shayna Baszler to win Mae Young Classic

Sane defeated Shayna Baszler in a long, hard-fought match that followed SmackDown tonight. The tournament tapings began back in July, but was initially aired on 28th August. Sportskeeda is reporting that the victor was changed at the last minute by Vince McMahon because Sane has already been signed to a WWE deal, but Baszler has not.

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Demi Lovato Bisexual Interview

Speaking about the honour she received for being sober for more than five years, she told ET Online: "It feels fantastic to be honoured for my sobriety just because this is something that I made a decision to do on my own, and it's something that I needed to do for myself and now getting awarded for it feels incredible".

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North Hollywood dance studio that belonged to Debbie Reynolds up for auction

I don't know, if I say that I'm doing good, I am too happy. "He ended up finding Daisy Ridley. It's really hard to know what to say about it because it is so surreal and impossible to deal with". Opening up she said , "I'm a big believer of things happening for a reason and I think I ended up on that movie for a reason", "It was really incredible for us to get to have that experience together", Lourd said.

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'We will not stop working': FPL vows to quickly restore Florida power

Hurricane Irma's winds have torn construction cranes in half and leveled buildings across a stretch of coastline from the Florida Keys to the Georgia Sea Islands, along with the gulf coast from Tampa and Tallahassee. "What we're seeing is encouraging, particularly on the west coast where our main transmission structures have not come down", Gould said. Upgrades included clearing vegetation from more than 150,000 miles of power lines, strengthening almost 860 main power lines and placing ...

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Kid Rock Opens Detroit Arena With No Political Announcement

Steve Neavling of Motor City Muckraker reports that some Kid Rock fans have posted threats on social media against the protesters. While he continues to play the "Will He?" or "Won't He" dance with the great people of the state of MI over the upcoming race for U.S.

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Pulsar Suni says he had received Rs 25000 from Nadir Shah's manager

Pulsar Suni , the prime accused in the case of the abduction and assault of a popular Malayalam actress on 17 February, has claimed that director Nadirshah paid him Rs 25,000 on the instruction of Dileep, reportsManorama Online. Kochi: The Kerala High Court on Wednesday will consider the anticipatory bail plea filed by filmmaker Nadhirshah, who is under police radar in connection with the sensational actress attack case.

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PewDiePie Apologizes for Saying the N-Word

The Internet tends to be a place made for those with thick skin. For those who don't know, Kjellberg has been under fire after a YouTube Gaming live stream that took place on Sunday. Afterwards, it appeared as though he'd realized what he'd said, casually telling viewers he " didn't mean it in a bad way ". As I stated earlier, I don't believe that PewDiePie is completely racist; rather, I believe he's racially insensitive.

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Nemanja Matic sends warning to Manchester United teammates after Stoke City draw

Speaking to MUTV before the game Herrera emphasised on the threat that Stoke possess and how the Potters play with strong head which makes it hard for any team to get past them also their win against Arsenal would give them huge confidence coming into this big showdown.

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Jean-Claude Van Damme's son reportedly arrested over knife dispute

Tempe police were called to an apartment complex near Veterans Way and College Avenue after receiving reports of a disturbance in an elevator, police said. He told officers Nicholas was angry that he had opened the door for them. After searching the apartment, the officers uncovered a knife and marijuana, per TMZ's account.

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Rebel Wilson wins $AU4.5m in defamation payout

The previous record for damages in a defamation case in Australia was A$2.3 million, said Peter Bartlett, a partner at law firm Minter Ellison. Justice John Dixon said Bauer had "acted in its own corporate interests to secure improved circulation, or increased views/hits" in the ruling at the Supreme Court of Victoria.

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De Blasio wins Democratic nomination for re-election

With 40 percent of precincts reporting, de Blasio had 70.75 percent of the votes, or 44,417 votes, the Board of Elections said. "I think New Yorkers, all of whom are proud of our immigrant roots, are going to reject that kind of thinking". Monserrate was expelled from the state Senate after he was convicted of assaulting his girlfriend and later served almost two years in prison after pleading guilty to fraud and corruption charges in a separate case.

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Kate had to 'persuade' Will's to have another baby

Like her previous pregnancies, Catherine, 35, is suffering from hyperemesis gravidium, which is a more severe case of morning sickness. Writing in her OK! magazine column, she said: "News that the Duchess of Cambridge is expecting her third child has put me in a good mood all week".

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Jimmy Kimmel Talks to Kristen Bell in Orlando After Hurricane Irma

But instead of hunkering down in her room, Kristen organized a series of activities for a group of senior citizens who had been evacuated to the hotel from their nursing homes. After confessing he'd been awake for 72 hours, Jimmy asked Gary if people were asking for toilet paper or if he was "just delirious and running it to their rooms".

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Is Amazon announcing Arizona as its HQ2 site tomorrow?

An online retail giant could be looking to open their second headquarters in MA. But " Bloomberg is incorrect - there are no front-runners at this point", the company tweets. Whichever city lands the coveted headquarters will likely see major economic benefits, as the company promises to bring with it 50,000 jobs. Amazon is no stranger to MA, as it also has a corporate office in Cambridge, along with two Amazon Books in Dedham and Lynnfield, and three Amazon Pop-Up stores in Natick, ...

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Bryan Mills No More: Liam Neeson Set To Retire From Action Movies

Neeson added, "They're still throwing serious money at me to do that stuff. I'm like, 'Guy's I'm sixty-f-king-five.' Audiences are eventually going to go, 'Come on.'" The actor revealed that after The Commuter hits theaters in January, he may have one more in him, but then he plans to call it quits.

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Alexander Payne's DOWNSIZING Gets a Full-Sized Trailer

While the synopsis does say that their choice "triggers life-changing adventures", a lot of the trailer seems devoted to a sense of wonder and strangeness. In the trailer, Paul ( Damon ) and his wife Audrey ( Wiig ) decide to abandon their stressed lives and move to a new downsized community. The trailer presents " downsizing " as a Lilliputian Utopia, but there also comes major risks, such as inclement weather, hungry animals, and the occasional oversized shoe.

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FPL: Power should return to Florida's East Coast by weekend's end

As of 5 a.m., 486,300 customers in Broward and 650,830 in Miami-Dade were without power. FPL said on Monday it was doing final checks before bringing back nuclear reactors that were powered down as Hurricane Irma hit Florida. "And to put that in perspective, at the same time where we find ourselves now with (Hurricane) Wilma in 2005, we were at 4 percent". The Irma blackout is still much smaller than a 2003 outage that put 50 million people in the dark.

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Pizza Hut store told workers fleeing Irma they could be punished

A few paragraphs later, though, it informed employees, "You can not evacuate Friday for a Tuesday storm event". The precise time the memo was posted was not certain. The note also says that, in the event of an evacuation, workers "MUST" return within 72 hours. A Pizza Hut spokesperson told Business Insider that one manager at a single location was responsible for the note, which violated the chain's guidelines.

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'Hand In Hand: A Benefit for Hurricane Relief'

The show will broadcast on CBS, NBC, ABC, FOX and CMT from Los Angeles, Nashville and NY. Greg Abbott joined legendary country music singer George Strait Tuesday ahead of a benefit concert for victims of Hurricane Harvey . Money raised will be benefiting the following charities: Rebuild Texas Fund, ASPCA, Best Friends, Direct Relief, Feeding Florida, Feeding Texas, Habitat for Humanity, Save the Children and United Way.

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Hurricane Irma slams into Florida's Gulf Coast

The aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln arrived on Florida's east coast on Monday, and its helicopters were put to use assessing the damage to the Keys. All causeways leading to Miami Beach were closed by police. In its wake, Irma left motorists without gasoline in many parts of Florida , as well as in sections of other states in the Southeast.

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Man set pregnant girlfriend on fire to escape being a dad

Grinage's father, Arthur Grinage Senior, has set up a GoFundMe page to help his daughter rebuild her life. The horrific incident forced 30-year-old Andrea Grinage , who was the victim, into early labor with critical burns covering most of her body.

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In which Larry David clears a man of murder

Larry David is back and as wry as ever. So what's on tap this year? In the clip, we see Larry shushing a crying woman at a funeral, violently pushing an overbearing perfume lady at a department store, and bringing misery to just about everyone he comes across.

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Director Peter Hall, A Champion Of British Theater, Dies At 86

Hall founded the Royal Shakespeare Company in 1960, when he was just 29, and led it for eight years, establishing a company of talented actors, directors and designers with bases in London and Stratford-upon-Avon. Gregory Doran said of his predecessor 'Sir Peter Hall was a Colossus, bestriding the British Theatre. Without him, the Royal Shakespeare Company would not have come into existence.

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Hurricane Irma causes three construction cranes to collapse in South Florida

Additionally, each crane can take five or six days each to dismantle, and local news outlets say there are twenty to twenty-five construction cranes now erected in the downtown Miami area. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration will lead the investigation. "The crane structure can collapse", said Miami City Manager Daniel Alfonso earlier this week.

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The Arkham Series Is No More

You know, I can't believe that they're not going to do another one, but they're not. "It's... they made literally billions of dollars on those games". Rocksteady made it clear they were moving on from Batman after Batman: Arkham Knight (though they did come back for a spin-off, Batman: Arkham VR ), and gave it a pretty definitive ending.

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Dream Kardashian's safety reportedly being assessed by child welfare

Our sources say Rob believes Chyna can handle parental responsibilities. The former exotic dancer hit back by enlisting the services of legal honcho Lisa Bloom, asking the courts to grant a restraining order that prohibits 30-year-old Kardashian from going near her or posting about her online.

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Watch Gigi Hadid Walk The Runway In Just One Shoe

Everything seemed to be business as usual, but when you look closely at her feet, you can spot that Gigi was walking on her tiptoes to make up for her missing shoe. Gigi previously told Harper's Bazaar that despite all her experience, she still get nervous before fashion shows. We love that Gigi was able to lean on Bella , saving her from a potentially painful and uncomfortable stumble, and it's further proof that no one will save you from a wardrobe malfunction quite like your sister.

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'It' floats away with record-breaking $117.2 million weekend

Andy Muschietti's IT has made quite a perceptible mark on the box office . "It" had to deal with the threat of Hurricane Irma in the country's third most populous state. Finishing second to "It" was the Reese Witherspoon romantic comedy " Home Again " with $9 million. Warner has been working on "It" since 2009, during which time the project survived multiple rewrites and a shutdown in production in 2015 just three weeks before it was to start shooting with director Cary Fukunaga.

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Oh Hi DISASTER ARTIST Trailer

At long last, A24 released the first full trailer for The Disaster Artist , James Franco's movie about the making of the " Citizen Kane of bad movies", Tommy Wiseau's 2003 cult film The Room . The Disaster Artist will also shed some light on the creative process behind The Room , which would give fans a backstory to their favorite moments from the movie such as the odd dialogue, the fan-interpretation that Johnny is an all-American vampire, and the sex scene between Johnny ( Tommy ...


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