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Facebook reverses decision to remove 'napalm girl' photo after public outcry

A Pew Research study from 2016 found that 44% of USA adults get their news through Facebook. Reporters Without Borders (RSF) depicted Facebook's censorship of the Vietnam War photo as a grave violation of freedom of information. The affair took on such proportions that the Norwegian Press Federation asked the country's powerful pension fund, the world's largest sovereign wealth fund, to examine whether the censorship practice was in line with its ethical criteria for investments.

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Trump retweets Obama in swipe at Clinton

While he feels that he can use his pretense of opposition to the Iraq War as a political weapon against Hillary Clinton, the truth is this isn't a weapon he has in his arsenal. The U.S. presidential candidates appeared back-to-back on the same stage for the first time during NBC's "commander-in-chief" forum, answering questions about national security in front of a live TV audience aboard the decommissioned USS Intrepid, which is now a floating museum in NY.

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Hillary Clinton has 'medical episode' at 9/11 ceremony, source says

She was "clearly having some type of medical episode". Fox News also reported that Clinton had to wait for her motorcade for several minutes as her security detail had not realised she would be leaving early. Clinton was in NY for Sunday's ceremony commemorating 15 years since the 9/11 terror attacks. Clinton, who was here and only about 20 feet away from Republican presidential nominee Donald J.

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Lady Gaga, Florence Welch Recorded a Song Together

Rejoice, Monsters, as Lady Gaga is back! We don't know much about the album that this single will eventually promote, but Gaga was willing to say that a duet with Florence and the Machine will appear on the album. I think people feel pressured to keep that ideal illusion going on in their real lives. She said that she thought the other woman was "if not the best, one of the greatest vocalists in the world".

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Chelsea Clinton: I'm still friends with Ivanka Trump

Clinton says this election will be won by conversations that supporters have. "We were friends long before this election; we will be friends long after this election". "There is no one I trust more than my mother", Chelsea told the hosts. I would hope you would support my mom. Chelsea's comments echoed Ivanka's take on their friendship, which she shared with People magazine back in July.

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Tommy Hilfiger puts on a really big show; Thakoon returns

The supermodel confirmed the news while launching her new collection with designer Tommy Hilfiger at New York Fashion Week on Friday (09Sep16). NEW YORK (AP ) — It's often remarked that New York Fashion Week feels like a carnival. She has fans all over the world and they want to wear what Gigi wears. Taylor is known for writing straight from life experiences, and with all that's happened in the last two years (and the last two months especially), she's got lots of material to work ...

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Star Trek museum boldly goes where?

The second, which debuts at the convention, features the cast of "Deep Space Nine" and "Voyager". What could possibly make Kirk laugh, while leaving Spock shocked, a Klingon angry and Geordi La Forge in tears? "We wanted to mark this fun, nostalgic moment and help the passionate community of Star Trek fans celebrate in some unique ways on Facebook", Lindsey Shepard, consumer marketing lead for Facebook Messenger, wrote in a blog post .

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Breaking down Tennessee's 45-24 win over the Hokies

MARYLAND: It's back to the Sunshine State next weekend for the Terrapins, who play at Central Florida on September 17 in the final tune-up before opening their Big Ten schedule at home against Purdue on October 1. "There's just that expectation and confidence throughout the unit that we'll be fine, we'll go out, make our plays and our time will come". Going into spring practice, not all that much was expected of Tennessee sophomore safety Micah Abernathy.

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Gigi Hadid Confirms Taylor Swift Is Working on New Music

In fact, come to think of it, we haven't actually seen Kendall and Gig together in quite some time - since the MTV Movie Awards back in April! In an interview with ET at the event, Hadid spoke about being thankful for Swift's support. Taylor previously announced her hopes of taking a break after her blockbuster 1989 world tour, telling Vogue: "I think I should take some time off.

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Woman from iconic WWII photo dies

Her son, Joshua Friedman, said she died on Thursday in Virginia after suffering a series of ailments, including pneumonia, NBC News reported . However, multiple news outlets identify Friedman, who was actually a dental assistant, and George Mendonsa, a first class sailor in the Navy, as the leading candidates.

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Gene Wilder didn't think much of Johnny Depp's version of Willy Wonka

Denise Nickerson, who played Violet Beauregarde in " Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory ", remembered Gene Wilder as "tender-hearted". Gene Wilder , who breathed his last on Sunday, had left Ostrum in a state of shock from which Ostrum is still recovering and says he misses his late friend and co-star very much now.

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Clinton lead over Trump reduced to two per cent

That's at the edge of the poll's margin of error. Clinton's support has been trending down from a high of 44% in early August just after the Democratic National Convention. Trump leads in every education bracket except advanced degrees and has a 12-point advantage among baccalaureates. On immigration, by a wide 77-19 percent margin, voters support setting up a system for illegal immigrants now working in the United States to become legal residents over deporting them, and those ...

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JA Happ quiets Red Sox in 3-2 loss to Blue Jays

Porcello came in 6-7 with a 5.27 ERA in 15 career games against Toronto but kept the Blue Jays in check. Blue Jays: C Russell Martin returned after leaving Wednesdays game and sitting out Friday with a sore left knee. redeemed his defensive miscues last night with a long ball to give the Jays a 2-0 lead. After taking two out of three games from the Orioles in Baltimore at the end of August, the Jays' looked poised for yet another post-season appearance this coming October, 2016.

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Facebook gives its reaction buttons a 'Star Trek' theme

To celebrate 50 years of the Star Trek franchise Facebook has changed the "Like" buttons on its social networking platform ... but you have to like the Star Trek main page (and have luck on your side) in order to access the limited-edition emoji.

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USA Swimming suspends Conger, Feigen in wake of robbery fabrication

But that money pales in comparison to what Lochte lost last month when key sponsors, including Speedo USA and Ralph Lauren, abandoned the 32-year-old in the wake of his actions at the petrol station. The gas-station episode, and Lochte's "exaggerated" description of it later to newscasters, created an global hubbub and an embarrassment for Olympic officials.

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Fey, Poehler share creative arts Emmy gold as 'SNL' hosts

Michael Kelly , nominee as Best Drama Supporting Actor for "House of Cards" on next week's ceremony. An additional 41 Creative Arts awards will be given on Sunday, but the main awards show-27 more categories-won't happen until Sunday, Sept.

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Sept 11-Ground Zero Flag story

He's talking of course about the flag that three firefighters raised at Ground Zero on September 11; the picture is heartbreakingly historic, but the flag was gone within days, its disappearance a national mystery and the subject of documentary on the History channel.

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When Will Lady Gaga's "Perfect Illusion" Video Come Out? She's Teasing Us

The singer debuted her new single "Perfect Illusion" this morning (September 9), which was produced by Tame Impala singer Kevin Parker with Mark Ronson and BloodPop , who produced Justin Bieber's single "Sorry". While it's easy to remember Lady Gaga as the poppy hit maker, it's also important to remember her upbringing as a pianist in New York City. "We found our sweet, simple, ragey way of saying it", she said .

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Nation's largest destroyer sets sail to join US Navy

The destroyer will be powered by an integrated power system (IPS), which is created to generate 78MW of power to cater to the total ship electric power requirements, as well as provide extra capacity to accommodate future weapons and computing systems.

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Amy Adams and Jake Gyllenhaal in New Character Posters from NOCTURNAL ANIMALS

Make no mistake: style, with particular attention to sets and costumes, is a signature element of the film, but it is expertly woven with the characters and story in this tightly-wound adaptation of the 1993 bestseller Tony and Susan . And that's the most frustrating thing about this picture: There seems to be some nuance here-something that is possibly very meaningful to Ford-that just can't break through the movie's glassy surface.

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Alameda County prosecutors to charge 7 officers in sex scandal

Seven Bay Area police officers could face jail time if convicted in a sex scandal that brought the Oakland Police Department to its knees earlier this summer. The prosecutor said she needs the teen to provide testimony in the case. Charges have not yet been formally filed because O'Malley said she can't prosecute the case without her key witness returning to testify.

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Long day for Penn State's defense

Throwing an interception was the only thing he couldn't do. Live streaming for Penn State-Pitt is available via Watch ESPN . But, the inconsistency of the offense showed through again when, two plays later, the Panthers intercepted the ball in the end zone to end the Lions' hopes of a win.

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Lady Gaga Releases "Perfect Illusion" Single

Lady Gaga is now doing the rounds promoting her new track Perfect Illusion, and she popped in on the former Spice Girl and her Heart radio show. At Radio 1 Gaga was filmed singing along to the song as it played and at Heart FM she teamed up with host Emma Bunton to sing part of Spice Girls classic 2 Become 1 .

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Kim Kardashian West wants her kids to be forensic investigators

Anywho, while listing off a few fun facts about herself in a new video with SheKnows , Kimmy mentions that she would LOVES for either North West or Saint West to spend their days solving murder mysterious. The 35-year-old beauty - who has a three-year-old daughter called North and a 10-month-old son called Saint with her husband, rapper Kanye West - has admitted she's obsessed with crime shows and would like to see her children become investigators.

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Is Future Throwing Subliminal Shots at Ciara on 'How It Feel'?

He continues, "I gave your bitch a number 1, then I gave your bitch the dick/Fuck all you hoes on a hoe/I gave a bitch to another nigga/I go and get me another bitch". It looks like Future is not afraid of a $15 million defamation lawsuit. Then, he spoke out about his relationship with the "1, 2, Step" singer in a candid interview with Rolling Stone.

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A Major Game Of Thrones Casting Rumor Just Got Shut Down

Looks like Jessica Fletcher won't be solving the many murders of Westeros. Game of Thrones Season 7 is expected to premiere next summer. She received an Honorary Academy Award in 2013. QUIZ: Know your Game of Thrones men? Jim Broadbent , perhaps one of the UK's foremost character actors and regular fixture on the big and small screen, is reportedly joining the series in an unknown capacity.

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Drake And Rihanna's Kiss Wins The Award For Most Awkward VMAs Moment

The best male video nominees are West, Drake , the Weeknd, Bryson Tiller and Calvin Harris, whose nomination is for " This is What You Came For ", which he co-wrote with former girlfriend Swift. Some need to downplay their own natural instincts to blend in. And sure - all four Rihanna performances were delicious, and Nick Jonas made us all want a BLT, but let's discuss how the show was carried by women who've carried life.

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Clinton, Trump take questions from military in forum

He both insisted he has a private blueprint for defeating the extremist group and that he would demand a plan from military leaders within 30 days of taking office. Numerous participants at Friday's meeting - including former Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano, former CIA Director David Petraeus and former director of the National Counterterrorism Center Matt Olsen - served with Clinton in the Obama administration.

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Look out X Factor contestants, Mel B is back!

Calvin was spotted spending time with Nicole in the South Of France yesterday, with Calvin sharing videos of the pair on his Snapchat account. Let's hope the Scottish DJ behaves himself this time. In 2009 when attending the show to perform alongside Rihanna, Calvin reportedly "offended" producers by running on stage with a pineapple on his head during a performance by twin act Jedward .

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Clinton racist slurs on Trump wrong:Howard

In her statement, Clinton said of Trump: "it's deplorable that he's attacked a federal judge for his 'Mexican heritage, ' bullied a Gold Star family due to their Muslim faith, and promoted the lie that our first black president is not a true American".

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Pence says it's 'inarguable' that Putin is a stronger leader than Obama

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has praised Russian president Vladimir Putin, suggesting he is a better leader than US President Barack Obama. In a live "Commander in Chief Forum" hosted by NBC News , both Trump and his democrat rival Hillary Clinton were questioned separately about the military and national security at the event attended by U.S.

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Gigi Hadid Reveals Taylor Swift Is Already Working On New Music

Just days after the star - who is renowned for writing songs inspired by her love life - split from Tom Hiddleston, her close pal Gigi Hadid revealed Taylor , 26, is back in the studio. Oh, and there was Taylor Swift. He tweeted: "And she sings on a little bit of it too". After seeing a post Meghan's father posted online , Swift made a decision to grant her wish by surprising her with a 30-minute Facetime session, as previously posted by NY Daily News .

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Tributes as Willy Wonka star and "comic genius" Gene Wilder dies

Last year, there were rumours that Steven Spielberg was courting Wilder to come out of retirement for his adaptation of the book "Ready Player One". The Late Late Show host James Corden even uploaded a special video on how Wilder had "rejected" an opportunity to appear on the show .

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'Isil backs Trump as a president to inspire jihad', says Hilary

Despite Trump's improved financial picture, Democrat Hillary Clinton and her joint fundraising committees collected far more last month - $143 million - and had cash reserves of about $152 million. "If he doesn't respect all Americans, how can he serve all Americans?" Trump has often expressed admiration for Putin's leadership, describing him as strong and resolute in contrast to Obama, whom he has painted as a weak and ineffective leader.

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£2.2 million in jewels missing from Drake's tour bus

According to 12 News, Phoenix Police Department said the way the crime played out shows it was someone most likely familiar with the territory given the tour buses are parked in the lower garage of the venue. According to TMZ , Travion King has been charged with felony burglary after police found him with a briefcase full of the jewelry at Arizona State University on Wednesday.


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