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Screams heard as scaffolding ripped from skyscraper by typhoon winds in Taiwan

State television showed images and videos of people walking through knee-deep waters in Fuijan's capital city of Fuzhou. Taiwan's financial markets, which were shut Tuesday because of the storm, would also be closed on Wednesday, financial regulators said.

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Power outage shuts down 2 rides at Orlando's Universal Studios

The Transformers ride has been evacuated and guests are being urged to go to Islands of Adventure. No injuries were reported , fire department spokeswoman Ashley Papagni said. The Orlando Utilities Commission said that the Universal outage appeared to "be on the customer side", adding that all lines to the resort are functional.

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Alfred Olango Shooting Raises Troubling Questions About Police and Mental Illness

Ebonay Lee holds up her fist toward a line of Sheriff's deputies as she and other people protest Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2016, in El Cajon, Calif. Dozens of demonstrators protested the killing of a black. The family and attorneys at the press conference Thursday called for police to release cell phone video showing the deadly encounter. "The image was released by El Cajon PD to stop some of the inaccurate narratives forming about the incident, such as the subject of the shooting had his shirt ...

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Paralympics: Games of doubts end in success

Ghana lost out on the medals table as Nigeria, Tunisia, South Africa, Algeria, Egypt, Morocco, Kenya, Namibia, Kuwait and Cote D'ivoire completed the gold medal table for Africa respectively. China dominated the Rio Paralympics games with 239 medals, followed by Britain, Ukraine and the United States . It was an excellent Paralympics for the Irish team, winning 11 medals.

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Tim Burton slammed for comments on new movie's diversity

The film is based on the fantasy/adventure best-selling debut novel by Ransom RIggs, who has since written a sequel, Hollow City , and a third installment, Library of Souls . But when he finds Abe dead in the woods with his eyes missing, and sees a monstrous figure lurking nearby, Jake begins questioning everything he thought he knew.

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Donald Trump Urges Voters to 'Check Out' Alicia Machado's Sex Tape

Shortly after the victory she gained weight and Trump called her "Miss Piggy" and "Miss Housekeeping" - an apparent reference to her Hispanic heritage. In rising to the bait dangled by Clinton on Monday over the Machado issue and not moving on, Trump is in some ways echoing his days of public dispute in August with the parents of a Muslim Army captain killed in Iraq.

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Jack Reacher: Never Go Back IMAX Trailer Punches Hard

But like many film franchises that came before it, Jack Reacher is in danger of contracting sequelitis with Jack Reacher: Never Go Back. The trouble begins when Major Susan Turner - the Army Major who heads Reacher's old investigative unit (played by Cobie Smulders ) - is arrested for Treason.

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Trump Again Attacks Miss Universe Contestant

With less than six weeks to go until the November 8 election, Trump has refused to let the issue fade and he went on a pre-dawn tirade on Twitter on Friday. When confronted by CNN anchor Anderson Cooper over allegations that she drove a getaway auto from a 1998 murder scene, Machado didn't deny the charges, instead saying she was "not a saint girl".

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Fifth Harmony Tour 2016: Ally Brooke Attacked by Fan, Cries on Stage!

Security quickly tried to drag the guy away, but he continued to hold on to her for as long as possible. Watch the attack in the clip below. One bold fan latched onto the 23-year-old and nearly pulled her down to the ground. Ally has had an eventful week, as on Wednesday (28Sep16) she nearly fell to the ground when a selfie-seeking fan approached her as she was walking through an airport in Mexico, before a security guard rushed to her aid.

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Miley Cyrus won't quit despite feud with coaches

She's a single mom that leaves at home and talks about growing up in the projects. "I went in thinking I'd choose Adam", said Cuevas, who is now 21. He said he was happy to see Billy in the spotlight again. Miley woos her. Adam lobbies hard for her too. It's unfortunate that your season was hinging on this, Adam, because Ali joins Team Miley .

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Daniel Craig still first choice for Bond, says producer

Speculation about the identity of the next James Bond actor has been raging for what seems like forever, but one of the executive producers of the movies has hinted that they very much want Daniel Craig to remain in the role. "I know they're hoping for him to come back", Callum said ( via Deadline ). McDougall was speaking to Today to promote the 80th anniversary of Pinewood Studios, where James Bond films have been shot since he first appeared on screen played by Sean Connery in Dr ...

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Prince William and Kate get a taste of BC's wine country

Parents to Prince George and little Princess Charlotte were blown away with the adorable performances. Then, the royal couple visited the University of British Columbia , which must have made them reminiscent of their time in school together, because they were spotted giggling just as they often had while attending the University of St.

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Wells Fargo CEO John Stumpf loses over $41 million amid scam inquiry

The clawback could also affect Carrie Tolstedt, a retiring community banking executive who oversaw that department where thousands of workers opened fraudulent customer accounts to meet quotas. Neither Stumpf nor Tolstedt will receive a bonus for this year. Wells Fargo & Co (NYSE:WFC) is a diversified financial services company providing banking, insurance, investments, mortgage and consumer finance services through stores, its Internet site and other distribution channels across North ...

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Trump campaign manager says she reprimanded him for Machado remarks

Earlier, Dan wrote about the fact that the Clinton campaign's newest anti-Trump weapon, Former Miss Universe Alicia Machado , was accused of being involved in a 1998 homicide. "I had a case, it's very interesting, a lovely girl who was 17 or 18, and applied to be a waitress". The company involved wanted her terminated. because she was in breach of contract and the company wanted her terminated.

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Gigi and Bella Hadid Slay Sibling Style in Milan

How dare that idiot thinks (sic) he has the right to man-handle a complete stranger. The handsy fella in question is notorious prankster Vitalii Sediuk, who has weirdly made a name for himself by getting physical with celebrities on the red carpet.

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'The Magnificent Seven' tops weekend box office

Global box office hit: "You can do this on your own, you know, " says Bridget Jones's obstetrician, played by Emma Thompson (left). MGM and Columbia's " The Magnificent Seven " topped the box office this weekend with an estimated $35 million from 3,674 locations.

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'Magnificent Seven' Hits Bullseye With $35M Debut

The film features the voice-talents of Andy Samberg, Katie Crown, Kelsey Grammer, Jennifer Aniston and Ty Burrell. The Magnificent Seven ranks as the third best opening of Washington's career after American Gangster ($43.6M in 2007) and Safe House ($40.2M in 2012) and may become his sixth film to break $100M domestic.

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Trump lambasts presidential debate moderator

But the consensus among many observers was that Trump peaked early and that, after putting Clinton back on her heels, he failed to land a knockout blow. (A sizable percentage of Republican voters-18 percent-agreed.) almost a quarter of viewers said that watching the debate gave them a "much more favorable view" of Clinton , while only 15 percent said the same for Trump.

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Mark Wahlberg and Kate Hudson star in 'Deepwater Horizon'

The film doesn't go into detail about the fact that BP - the company who leased the rig from Transocean - was convicted of manslaughter and environmental felonies and had to pay a $4 billion fine after the explosion. The film is full of technical jargon about the rig and its inner workings, and although there are some obvious efforts to make it understandable for a general audience, there are many times where the best you can do is nod along as if what they're saying makes ideal sense.

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Shimon Peres laid to rest in Jerusalem

Both Abbas and Rivlin were in the city at the same time by coincidence. Abbas led a Palestinian delegation, including the PA's chief negotiator Sa'eb Erekat, to the funeral on Friday after Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu approved his request to do so.

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'Dilbert' Creator Says Hillary Clinton Won Debate, But 'Trump Won the Election'

While Trump ignored the rules of the debate to repeatedly cut in on Clinton, Clinton seemed unwilling to react to him and stuck to her talking points, a criticism she acknowledged with a similarly canned line. According to a new report from the New York Times's Patrick Healey, Ashley Parker, and Maggie Haberman based on campaign sources, it's basically because he wasn't really into practicing.

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Ryder Cup gets underway with Spieth, Reed vs. Stenson, Rose

After the draw was made on Thursday for this week's opening foursomes , Clarke said Willett would definitely make his first playing appearance in Friday's afternoon fourballs. He added: "Well, I'd be lying if I didn't say I wanted to get past Nick's record, because anybody involved in sport wants to break records". "They are probably going to be the future of the Ryder Cup going forward and I feel very fortunate that they are here", Clarke said.

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Freeman's streak over, Braves rally past Phillies 5-2

The Braves won for the ninth time in their last 10 games, building some momentum for their move to SunTrust Park next season. After Freeman walked, Matt Kemp hit a two-run homer, his 34th home run of the season and 11th since being acquired by Atlanta.

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Watch Michelle Obama shred Donald Trump without ever once saying his name

Michelle Obama also spoke at the University of Pittsburgh on Wednesday afternoon. She painted her President husband as rescuing America's economy and made sure to mention that the President presided over the killing of Osama bin Laden, while she said solutions are never "black and white".

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Michelle Obama fires warning shots about Trump during Hillary Clinton's campaigns

While addressing an enthusiastic crowd in Philadelphia, Michelle said that candidates don't need change once they become President and that America needs an adult in the White House. Earlier this month, Trump acknowledged that President Obama was born in the United States but did not apologize for casting doubt on Obama's citizenship.

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Brad Pitt Hopes to See His Kids Next Week, Says Source

TMZ reports that although the FBI is investigating the incident between Brad, 52, and Maddox, the case is likely to be dropped as conflicting accounts make it impossible to prove what happened. Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt with son Maddox in 2011. " Brad is single", one version of the ad says against a bright red backdrop. A source said: " Angelina as a mother can be very protective".

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No Hateration: Mary J. Blige Goes Ballistic Following Hillary Clinton Interview Backlash

After the streaming giant teased the first episode of Blige's new show The 411 showing a clip of Blige singing an emotional Bruce Spingsteen ballad while holding the Democratic presidential nominee's hand, the internet erupted into memes mocking the R&B artist.

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A look at where the royals are going Thursday

The couple also sat in on story time with local children at the museum, learning about the territory's history, and greeted residents at a street party outside. A prominent indigenous leader has expressed his frustration with the Canadian government by failing to turn up to events featuring the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge on Monday and Tuesday.

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Obama opens U.S. black history museum

Thousands were expected to gather on the National Mall on Saturday morning to watch Obama, the country's first black president, cut the ribbon to open the museum. Appearing at the Smithsonian Institute's National Museum of African American Culture and History on Saturday, the former Republican US president attempted to take a selfie with a group of people but failed to squeeze everyone into the shot.

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M s dhoni an untold story ten reasons to watch the film

The movie has got a very positive response from the audience. MS Dhoni The Untold Story may not bowl you over, but it is an inspiring tale which reminds you that the road to success is mostly long winded like a test match and not as entertaining as a Twenty20 tie.

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Eagles Notebook: Mathews' aching ankle allows Smallwood to have big day

Mathews gained minus-five yards on two carries in the first quarter and didn't play again. He pulled up lame early in the Steelers game, playing eight snaps overall with 2 rushes for -5 yards. This guy can really run, and if he keeps running like that, he's going to get the lion's share at some point. Mathews had the most carries against the Browns, Sproles had the most against the Bears and Smallwood the most against the Steelers.

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Plan would rename Boston bridge for Sox slugger Ortiz

The left-hander's final out was recorded shortly after Baltimore completed its 4-0 victory in Toronto to eliminate the Yankees (83-76). They lost to the Astros in the American League wild-card game last season and have not played in a Division Series since 2012.

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Ex-Miss Universe insulted by Trump backs Hillary

The tweet included a link to O'Donnell on The View criticizing Trump and his involvement with beauty pageants like Miss USA, which O'Donnell called "a modeling competition". But if Trump showed uncharacteristic restraint on Monday in NY he has since reverted to attack-dog mode, lashing Clinton as "crooked Hillary ", corrupt, "incompetent" and failure.

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Renee Zellweger on hiding exhaustion

While the setup ventures into sitcom territory, director Sharon Maguire and writers Helen Fielding (author of the Bridget Jones books), Dan Mazer and Emma Thompson for the most part find fresh ways to approach the material. The film begins with Bridget Jones (Renee Zellweger) living a modestly-fulfilling but lonely life - in her mid-40s, still single, and working as a producer on a television news program.

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Trump steps up attacks on ex-Miss Universe

During Monday night's debate, Clinton brought up Trump's long history of sexism, using his treatment of Machado as a prime example of the danger he poses to women. It's not the first time an Australian has figured in Mr Trump's presidential campaign. "For an older man of influence who was running the show for his first year to kind of come up to you and say "stick your tummy in, stick your gut in".I think it's very condescending".


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