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USA expands Yosemite National Park

This is the park's biggest expansion in almost 70 years, and will serve as wildlife habitat. The Trust for Public Land bought what is known as Ackerson Meadow bordering the west side of the park from private owners and donated it to the park.

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Geoff Johns on the Future of DC Movies: Relax, We're Changing Everything

Even Batman has a glimmer of that in him. Well, speaking to The Wall Street Journal , he laid out some of the big shifts to intrinsic franchise building blocks he's going to make, giving a sense of what we can expect from next year's Justice League in particular.

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Zlatan Ibrahimovic makes promise to Manchester United fans

United, meanwhile, will be quietly confident of taking advantage of a Manchester City defence yet to keep a clean sheet this season. That counted for nothing when the two teams met. Alonso was in the thick of it when Mourinho and Guardiola cast their archrivalry in Spanish football with the latter regularly getting the better of the former as Barcelona manager.

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Karnataka protests Cauvery water order with day-long shut-down

While some private companies have declared a holiday on Friday, others are making alternate arrangements for employees to "work from home". Extending their support for the Karnataka bandh cable operators have made a decision to ban Tamil channels from 6am to 6pm.

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Williams upset in semis; loses No. 1 ranking

Not only has the 6-foot-1 Pliskova hit more aces than anyone on tour this year - 446, including seven against Williams - her groundstrokes are as smooth as a loon gliding across a lake at dawn. Open had never been beyond the third round of a grand slam. "I wasn't exhausted from yesterday's match", she insisted and stressed that "If I can't turn around after 24 hours and play again then I shouldn't be on tour".

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Zayn Malik to produce One Direction-inspired TV series

After news broke that Zayn Malik is creating a One Direction-inspired TV show, Simon Cowell revealed that he's none-too-pleased with the former 1D crooner. Zayn Malik is continuing to battle the anxiety issues that have plagued his solo career since leaving One Direction. It might come as a surprise that Simon wanted to work on the show with Zayn - who will executive produce the NBC series - as he previously insisted he was "not interested" in anything the 23-year-old singer said.

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Rebels Fall to Florida State 45-34

Florida State: The Seminoles won the time of possession battle 42:39 to 17:21. Led by redshirt freshman Deondre Francois , who stepped into the starting quarterback role with senior Sean Maguire recovering from a broken foot, Florida State proceeded to score 33 unanswered points.

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Siddharth Malhotra A substitute of Aamir Khan in Baar Baar Dekho

It's akin to showing your family your work and you want them to see it and love you for it. It hasn't taken too long to enter Bollywood mainstream. In love stories, you can't decide what leads to good chemistry. And yes, for once I am happily saying "chill, if you can't hold that mathematical equation for once", as there's more to life than one plus one two! You will be left grappling with these questions till half the film is over.

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IPhone 7 and Apple Watch 2 Pre-Orders Go Live

Not even Chief Executive Tim Cook singing "Sweet Home Alabama" on Carpool Karaoke could get Wall Street excited about the launch of Apple Inc's iPhone 7. The new iPhones arrive on September 16th and will replace the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus as the company's flagship options. These prices increase to £699 and £799 for the 128GB and 256GB iPhone 7 and £819 and £919 for the larger two iPhone 7 Plus.

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Serena Williams shocked by Karolina Pliskova in U.S. Open semifinals

Williams, who refused to answer questions about the rankings, and Graf also share the mark for most Grand Slam titles since 1968, when professionals were first admitted to majors. And for a tall woman, the Czech has built some great pace and mobility in the gym. "She has a big serve and had a big four weeks now". "Yeah, serious left knee problems".

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Democrat Clinton raised more than $140 million in August: campaign

Fifteen percent of Democrats said they planned on voting for Trump; 12 percent of Republicans said they were backing Clinton. Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton addresses the National Convention of the American Legion in Cincinnati, Ohio, U.S., August 31, 2016.

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Tennessee's game at Bristol Speedway headlines SEC slate

Justin Fuente , the former head coach at Memphis, takes over for the future Hall of Famer. While the stage on which the two teams meet will be huge in a literal sense, it's still just another football game at the end of the day. and so here I am at the biggest sporting event ever", Quinn said. It's enough to make you forget they're playing a football game. It's important to note how five of Beamer's aforementioned losses came against Top 5 teams.

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Amtrak asks woman if she is still trapped in elevator months later

Guys. I'm trapped in an amtrak elevator at Bwi airport. Fortunately, the latter did not happen to CNN contributor and former communications director for Ted Cruz, Amanda Carpenter , after she was stuck in an "Amtrak elevator" at Baltimore-Washington International Airport earlier this year.

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Star Trek 50th anniversary celebrated on Facebook with custom like buttons

Subsequent episodes will be available first on the CBS All Access streaming service. "When we caught wind that Star Trek would be celebrating 50 years this month, it got our wheels turning", wrote Lindsey Shepard, Facebook Messenger's marketing lead, in a post on Medium .

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Joe Manganiello to play Batman supervillain Deathstroke

Affleck's untitled Batman film will likely be one of those unnamed films, meaning it is slated to be released either on October 5th, 2018 or November 1st, 2019. He's actually a super soldier, similar to Marvel's Captain America but with more emphasis on reflexes and battlefield strategy than super strength. This would not be the first foray into the superhero genre for Manganiello .

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Apple: IPhone 7 Event Was a Disaster

It offers an improved camera system, more power, better performance, longer battery life and built-in stereo speakers. The move comes as iPhone sales have begun to fall year-over-year , a reflection of just how many iPhone 6 and 6 Pluses Apple was able to sell in 2015.

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Tim Tebow gets $100000 bonus to sign with Mets

But even if it's hard to doubt why Tebow says he is doing this - returning to the game he loves for one last chance at athletic glory, allowing himself to go forward in life unburdened by the weight of what-if - it is just as fair to doubt the wisdom of his choice.

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Doctor Who to air in April 2017

As bad as that may be, there is some good news on the horizon: Something a little closer to a season 10 premiere date! Of course, before that, the Doctor Who Christmas special is expected to premiere this December. While this is not an official confirmation of the " Doctor Who " season 10 premiere, it doesn't seem like Capaldi is toying with the fans either. This fall, we are clearly feeling the burn of not having any " Doctor Who " on the air.

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Donald Trump's flying visit to black Detroit church

Trump went on to say that "all across this land that the civil rights movement lifted up its soul and lifted up our nation". He said that candidates running for presidency don't do enough to visit the communities and learn - but he, on the other hand, was there to learn, to be able to remedy injustice and fix the economy so that African American communities benefit economically from newly available jobs and wages.

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Trump promises boost in United States military spending

Mrs Clinton made the comments during a rare press conference, in response to a question about a Time magazine article which included quotes from Isil supporters openly rooting for Mr Trump. Those are among the findings in the latest poll from Suffolk University released Thursday. "I opposed going in and I did oppose it". Once the question was posed, Lauer did not allow the Democratic candidate to start her answer, but instead quickly said, "As briefly as you can".

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Hillary Clinton Slams 'Anti-Immigrant' Nigel Farage

To those I say the following: What do you have to lose by trying something new like Trump? Hillary Clinton has launched a scathing attack on Nigel Farage after the former UKIP leader spoke at a rally for her White House rival Donald Trump .

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A Closer Look at Kanye West's Yeezy Season 4 Collection

West's wife Kim Kardashian and her sisters Kendall and Kylie Jenner were there but even their celebrity status were not enough to detract from the shambles. "I'm very focused on trying to make things far more affordable, far more attractive, and for far more people ". In true Kanye fashion, hundreds of attendees were shuttled to Roosevelt Island to see his latest presentation unfold .

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Ariana Grande and Mac Miller Made Their Romance Official at the VMAs

The video then shimmies into a locker room setting before Minaj delivers her verse in the aforementioned sauna. This all comes after the pair opened the 2014 VMAs with a medley of Grande's " Break Free ", Minaj's " Anaconda " and Jessie J collaboration " Bang Bang ".

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Sam Allardyce treats Slovakia kitman to England team mementos

Allardyce said: "Mine and Wayne's relationship, as we grow, will always be to promote him as captain, but first and foremost to make sure he's playing his best football". Yes, he's not to forget we want him to score goals. Rooney has moved one ahead of David Beckham, who played 115 games for the Three Lions, but the striker is still behind Peter Shilton, who won 125 caps for England .

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Christian Pulisic Starts, and Stars, as US Moves to Hex

The result left the U.S. needing only a draw against Trinidad and Tobago in Jacksonville, Florida on Tuesday to be sure of progressing to the final round of CONCACAF qualifiers for the 2018 World Cup. The Red Bulls No. 10 toe-poked a scrappy rebound into the bottom corner to give the United States a 1-0 lead going into the half, following up a series of American chances, most notably Pulisic's double-post.

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Trump May Owe IRS More for Foundation's Political Donation

In addition to the donation, the Huffington Post has reported that Trump hosted a fundraiser for Bondi after she decided not to join the multi-state probe of his real estate seminar program. Originally, for example, the Trump Foundation said it gave the money to another group in Kansas with a similar name to Ms. Bondi's political group. Trump's payment this year of a $2,500 penalty to the Internal Revenue Service over that 2013 campaign gift amounted to only the latest slap of his wrist ...

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Karnataka Bandh Cripples Normal Life in Bengaluru

In Bengaluru - which exclusively depends on the Cauvery River for drinking water for its 10 million citizens - most of the IT industry, comprising software majors like Infosys and Wipro and about 400 multinationals, has declared a holiday.

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Tracing the controversy of Trump's $25000 donation to Pam Bondi

Donald Trump opened his luxe Palm Beach resort at a discount for a March 2014 fundraiser for Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi after she dropped an investigation into Trump University , the Huffington Post reports . The Trump Organization alerted the IRS last week that the foundation had given a political gift of $25,000 to Bondi's committee in 2013 and agreed to pay a $2,500 fine because of it, Trump campaign spokeswoman Hope Hicks said.

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Rashford strikes late to lift United to win over Hull

Mourinho has clearly been impressed with what he has seen of Rashford, but insisted his striker's match-winning goal will make no difference as to how and when he will use him this season. "He's 18-years-old". We knew that [Tom] Huddlestone would play in a line of three and we knew they would be very organised. "For an 18-year-old boy, I think he is fantastic".

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'Star Trek' Risk is on sale for the 50th anniversary

In our custom set of Reactions , "like" stays true to form but with a little added sparkle, and "love" is represented by the Vulcan salute. It also struggled with tense "relations with countries beyond the Iron Curtain, far away just like Vulcan", the extraterrestrial planet and home of Mr.

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USA made entire $1.7 bn payment to Iran in foreign cash - Treasury

CIA Director John Brennan insists Iran has used the money "for development projects" like supporting its own currency, providing "moneys to departments and agencies, build up its infrastructure". Wendy Sherman, one of Hillary Clinton's longtime-advisors, said during a Wednesday interview on MSNBC that "Secretary Clinton supports" the Obama administration's decision to pay Iran almost $2 billion for the release three USA prisoners.

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Minnesota Man Confesses to 1989 Killing of 11-Year-Old Jacob Wetterling

Jacob went missing one evening when when he and his brother left their home in the hamlet of Saint James, Minn., with a friend to ride their bicycles and a scooter to a store to rent a movie. A trial date is set. Luger said uncovering that piece of clothing solidified Heinrich was telling the truth. On Monday, a spokesperson for the Wetterlings said the family likely will meet with media in the coming days to talk about the case that shocked and saddened a generation of Minnesotans.

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Gene Wilder, Star of Mel Brooks Classics, Dies at 83

The script sounded so outlandish to Gene Wilder at the time that he doubted that Mel would be able to come up with the backing needed to produce the movie. "I met him when my late wife Anne Bancroft was doing 'Mother Courage , ' a Bertolt Brecht play, and Gene was in it", Brooks began. Gene asked Mel an honest question on why people we laughing at him and Mel decided to make a joke, suggesting Gene look in a mirror and blame God! With lines as "There is no life I know / To compare with / ...

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Land Rover, Bear Grylls raise the stakes in product-testing mission

Under the hood, we expect Jaguar Land Rover's new family of Ingenium engines, with both petrol and diesel four-cylinder and six-cylinder versions. The images show that the new Discovery looks very similar to the Sport and it carries over the same design theme.

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NFL NOTEBOOK: Brady plays in preseason finale

In the fourth quarter the Patriots cut their deficit to one, 10-9 after a Stephen Gostkowski field goal was good from 32 yards. A week after catching two passes for 38 yards and two touchdowns against the New York Jets, the former Georgia Bulldogs standout finished with four catches for 80 yards and a score, as he repeatedly showed off steady hands and encouraging burst after the catch.


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