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NYC mayor rips Trump's call to expand stop-and-frisk

He said that as president, he would open federal lands and off-shore areas for energy exploration. This is the Trump approach: He tells racial minorities that only he can rescue them from the poverty and violence some of them endure. Later, the comedian asked what Trump might be wearing to Monday's debate . "I felt like there was a pause", she said. Galifianakis replied: "Or maybe a white power tie".

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Hillary Clinton talks about Donald Trump's ties on "Between Two Ferns"

The 68-year-old Democratic nominee made a surprise appearance on Zack Galifianakis' Between Two Ferns show, when she gamely faced the comedian's notoriously brutal questions . ( Galifianakis to Bruce Willis: "Did you know that some actors turn down roles?") In a way, this should serve as ideal debate prep for Clinton, who's set to square off against " white power tie" Donald next Monday night.

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Kevin Hart tops Forbes list of highest-paid comedians

The Trainwreck star, who also became the first female comic to headline Madison Square Garden in NY earlier this year, comes in fourth on the new countdown, behind Kevin Hart, Jerry Seinfeld, and Terry Fator . Hart's rise to the top can be attributed to his exhausting tour schedule which saw him perform over 100 shows during the 12-month period, grossing an average of over $1 million at each spot.

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James Franco, Keegan Allen in 1st trailer for "King Cobra"

Garrett Clayton stars as Lockhart/Carrigan, and this is a far cry from his performance as Tanner in Disney's Teen Beach Movie and Teen Beach 2. Below, watch the King Cobra trailer. King Cobra earned positive reviews at the Tribeca Film Festival, where a few critics favorably compared Kelly's film to Boogie Nights . Based on a stranger-than-fiction true story, King Cobra is a deliciously dark, twisted plunge into the behind-the-scenes world of the pornography industry.

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Africa's elephant population drops to 415000 due to poaching

A surge in elephant and rhino poaching in Africa is the backdrop to the latest meeting of CITES - the UN's Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species in Johannesburg . "In October we will hold a follow-up meeting in Marrakesh, Morocco", Wakhungu said. Thousands of conservationists and top government officials went into talks in Johannesburg on Saturday to thrash out worldwide trade regulations on elephant ivory , rhino horn and hundreds of endangered wild animals and ...

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Trump decides he will not stop calling Miss Universe fat

In 1997, rumors surfaced that Machado would be forced to give up her Miss Universe crown - but Trump said he wouldn't let it happen, according to the CNN report. Trump described Machado as "the absolute worst", and targeted her weight gain following the competition. Not long after the debate concluded at Hofstra University in Hempstead, N.Y., the GOP presidential nominee took to Twitter to share polls claiming he was the victor over Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton .

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Trump's Temperament, Stop-And-Frisk Among Top Debate Topics On Social Media

Last night the political foes tangled over the economy, her use of a private mail server and his unwillingness to release his income tax returns on Monday night. And the most recent IPSOS Mori poll puts both candidates on 39% - with 22% undecided or planning to vote for other candidates. Trump wouldn't answer directly, instead saying he did a "good job" in his handling of the matter.

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The Solo Batman Movie Might Be Only 18 Months Away

Either way, thanks to information we now have a much better understanding of when and what to expect in regards to DC and the future of their most beloved character. It's not entirely clear what Bewkes meant by this. And rather than simply slip into his skin again to Justice League, the 44 year-old actor has flatly decided to make himself a film about his character.

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European stocks falter amid Deutsche Bank, trade worries

Deutsche Bank shares plunged to a new record low today, dropping 7.5 per cent to close at €10.55, prompted by reports in Focus magazine over the weekend that German Chancellor Angela Merkel has ruled out state assistance for the bank. While stock markets have risen steadily over the summer, some investors expect the election, along with the price of oil, to trigger increased volatility in stock markets in October and November.

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Brad Pitt 'devastated' after separation from Jolie

Law enforcement sources have shared that the investigation is being looked into by only DCFS and not the FBI or LAPD as some outlets have claimed. Jolie filed for divorce on Monday. "Sources familiar with the situation tell us, Brad, Angelina and their kids were on a flight last Wednesday when he allegedly got wasted on the private jet".

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Russian Federation blames U.S. for intensified conflicts in Syria

In the five-and-a-half years since Assad's regime cracked down on a March 2011 anti-government demonstration, an estimated 430,000 people have been killed . The U.N. said the Syrian government has obstructed the delivery of aid, a key component of the deal. Kerry expressed frustration with the touch-and-go cease-fire.

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Pakistan actors already home before MNS' threat to leave India

MNS has particularly targeted Fawad's upcoming film Ae Dil Hai Mushkil , claiming that they wouldn't allow the release of the film, slated for Diwali. The 61-year-old actor was in the city to attend the launch of a new line-up of shows on Zindagi channel, which originally aired a host of Pakistani shows.

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'Miss Universe' tearfully thanks Clinton for defense against Trump's 'Miss Piggy' remarks

Hillary Clinton". Alicia Machado rose to global fame in 1996, after being crowned Miss Universe at the age of 19. The Republican presidential nominee was responding to Clinton's reference in their first debate to Machado's claim that Trump called her "Miss Piggy" when she gained weight.

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Donald Trump denies debate 'sniffles,' blames noise on bad microphone

We had a real problem", Trump told "Fox and Friends" about the 1996 victor of the pageant he once owned. Clinton, who took several days off the campaign trail to prepare for the candidates' first face-off together, also said her opponent was ill-prepared.

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Police Release Body and Dash Cam Video of Keith Scott Shooting

It's not apparent in the video if he's holding anything shortly before he was shot. The shooting of Scott on Tuesday has prompted several days of demonstrations that coalesced around protesters' demands that police video be seen by the public.

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Serena Williams Refuses to Be Silent About Police Brutality

A year ago the American did not play after her heartbreaking US Open semi-final defeat to Roberta Vinci until the Australian Open four months later, where she was beaten in the final by Angelique Kerber. In her post, Williams explains why she felt she had to speak up: "I had to take a look at me". Williams has been named Sports Illustrated "Sportsperson of the Year" in 2015, Glamour Magazine Woman of the Year (2009), and included in Time "s "100 Most Influential People", Forbes '100 ...

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'The Magnificent Seven' Debut Hits the Bullseye at Weekend Box Office

If Westerns are a tough sell in the USA, they are even tougher internationally. That film was also a remake of Akira Kurosawa's Seven Samurai , and was followed by a number of sequels including: Return of the Magnificent Seven , Guns of the Magnificent Seven , and The Magnificent Seven Ride Again.

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Why North Korea's latest nuclear test has experts especially anxious

Bergeson, 7th Air Force Commander, said in a written statement. SEOUL , South Korea - North Korea said Tuesday it has "successfully" tested a powerful new rocket engine and ordered preparations to launch a satellite, signaling it is determined to advance its missile program despite threats of new sanctions.

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WWE Raw September 26th 2016: Analysing and grading each segment

Or losing! On RAW , Mick Foley had an idea for the two: They'd be competing for tag team gold, working with each other instead of against one another. Although I didn't feel the match itself lived up to the hype created by the fatal four way on Raw last week, seeing the Cruiserweight division back on a PPV was pretty awesome.

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Nick Jonas Looks Super Rugged on the 'Jumanji' Set -- See the Pic!

Production on the upcoming "Jumanji" movie is now well underway and we have been keeping our eyes firmly on Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson's Instagram account for all the latest behind-the-scenes gossip. "Officially welcoming my guy Nick Jonas to #Jumanji ", writes Johnson alongside the photo. He continued, "The jungle awaits". "We've been battling the jungle elements daily and director Jake Kasdan and hard working boots on the ground film crew is raising the bar when it comes to delivering ...

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Alicia Machado, Woman Trump Allegedly Called 'Miss Piggy,' Is Ex-Miss Universe

After earning her crown, Machado, who was 20 years old at the time , famously gained a few pounds. While Trump appeared to dispute Clinton's accusation on the debate stage, he called into Fox and Friends Tuesday morning and once again called Machado fat.

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ELIZABETH WARREN RIPS INTO WELLS FARGO CEO: 'You should be criminally investigated'

Warren took Stumpf to task regarding Wells Fargo's admission that employees created millions of fake accounts to meet sales goals. The bank's stock prices dipped while Warren asked for a criminal investigation . "And I want to apologize for not doing more sooner to address the causes of this unacceptable activity". Anderson is the author of a recent study which documented how the exemption translated into a $725 million subsidy for the top 20 US banks over the past four years.

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Brad Pitt Cancels Red Carpet Appearance Citing "Family Situation"

Jolie, meanwhile, hasn't publicly commented on the situation, though her attorney said she initiated the breakup for "the health of the family". The couple is also parents to 8-year-old twins, Vivienne and Knox, and adopted children Maddox, 15, Pax, 12, and Zahara, 11.

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Going, Going, Gone: Africa's Elephants Killed Off at Shocking Rate

Inger Andersen, chief of the IUCN, said it is shocking but not surprising that illegal poaching has taken a tragic toll on the species. While the study's authors would not comment on the report's implications for the debate on the ivory trade, advocates were quick to say that the report is further evidence of the need to crack down on the ivory trade.

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Remake draws 'magnificent' crowds to box office

Both "Storks" and " The Magnificent Seven " might have a short-lived victory however, with Lionsgate, Disney and FOX all releasing their highly anticipated September lineup next weekend . The animated film about a gaggle of storks who want to deliver babies again features the voices of Andy Samberg and Kelsey Grammer. After two weeks in the number one spot Sully slipped to third, adding $ 13 million to its $92 million domestic total.

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Man held over hacking of royal pictures

The hack came to light after United Kingdom paper The Sun was contacted by a hacker claiming to have over 3,000 of Middleton's photos and asking for around $70,000 within 48 hours for them. Also in July, it was announced that Pippa Middleton would marry her financier boyfriend, James Matthews, in a society wedding in 2017. Pippa Middleton and her fiance, James Matthews.

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William and Kate Take Canada by Storm

It was too stormy to tour the Great Bear by air. . He had been asked to hand a carved silver ring to Prince William, which was due to be added to the Black Rod ceremonial staff created in 2012 for The Queen's Diamond Jubilee. Heiltsuk First Nation Chief Marilyn Slett said William and Kate's focus on youth during their tour of B.C. ties in with plans for the rainforest. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge greet native elders in Bella Bella, B.C.

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Politicians, celebrities take sides following first presidential debate

Towards the end of the debate, Trump referenced the Democrat's recent bout of pneumonia, claiming she lacked the "stamina" to be president. Holt asked questions about job creation and home-grown terrorism in Monday's first debate, and also hit on specific issues regarding the birther controversy, Trump's decision not to release his tax returns and Clinton's email scandal.

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Donald Trump's campaign manager prints out journalists' mean tweets

In fact , the Clinton campaign called for Mr Holt, the debate's moderator, to fact-check claims Mr Trump makes during the course of the event. "I really don't appreciate the campaigns thinking it is the job of the media to go and be these virtual fact-checkers", Kellyanne Conway said, in an apparent attempted jab at the Clinton campaign.

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Trudeau Says Canada Settles Chinese Canola Dispute to 2020

Calling for a " new golden decade " in China-Canada relations, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said Friday he wants to return to the days when his country had better relations with Canada than it did most other western countries. "It is consistent with our national condition", the Chinese leader said. China is Cuba's second largest trading partner after Venezuela. "There shall be no torture of the people concerned", he said.

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Presidential debate: Trump criticises moderator Lester Holt

It all began with an answer about President Obama's citizenship that doubled-down on a insane theory instead of saying these simple words - "I made a mistake, I was wrong, and I apologize". Maybe not. The poll was conducted among 521 people - even though those people were all registered voters, that's still not very many views you're collecting.

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'Fruit Ninja' Mobile Game Will be Turned Into a Movie

The movie industry is increasingly looking to big names in gaming in a bid to entice audiences to cinemas around the world. Following in the footsteps of the surprisingly financially successful Angry Birds film (which made almost $350m globally), New Line Cinema has secured the rights to a Fruit Ninja movie.

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Clinton executes debate plan: Annoy Donald Trump

Nate Silver, the polling guru and founder of the data-driven news site FiveThirtyEight , said Clinton's big win in that instant poll could give her a 2% to 4% bounce in the polls, if history is any indicator. I prepared to be president. Trump affirmed the statement about her "look" and then immediately pivoted away from it. I said she doesn't have the stamina.

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Here's How to Catch Tonight's US Presidential Debate

The debate, which is being held at Hofstra University in Hempstead, New York. will begin at 9 p.m. and last for 90 minutes with no commercial breaks. Tonight much of Michigan's - and the nation's - electorate will focus on the first presidential debate between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton.

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How Donald Trump beat himself in the debate

These debates rarely change many people's minds or have a major impact on the final vote, but every election year is different, and these two candidates have distinctive strengths and weaknesses. At times, especially early on, Trump owned this emotion. She needs to be called out for the awful things she said about her husband's "lady friends".


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