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Antarctica to hold the world's largest marine reserve

While Mike Walker, project director of the Antarctic Ocean Alliance, welcomed the announcement, he said world leaders must commit to further protections. "Today's agreement is a turning point for the protection of Antarctica and the Southern Ocean", WWF-Australia Ocean Science Manager Chris Johnson said in a news article .

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Is FBI Director James Comey's Last-Minute Election Chicanery Working?

Making an affirmative case about his or her qualifications and vision has become a secondary priority. Trump was scheduled to speak in Pennsylvania and Wisconsin on Tuesday, while Clinton was hopscotching across must-win Florida. More than a third (36 percent) say there is a relative or friend they have stopped speaking with because of the presidential election. Trump, who had never led the survey, received a boost after the FBI, the domestic intelligence agency, notified Congress on ...

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Ae Dil Hai Mushkil set for a trouble-free release during Diwali weekend

A copy of the same would be sent to the Information and Broadcasting Ministry as well as the Chief Minister, he said. "Also Karan Johar has said he will run a slate before the movie starts which honours the martyrs, its a tribute". The movie is expected to release in over 2700 screens on Diwali despite a ban on it. Claiming victory, Mr Thackeray said, "All the producers who have Pakistani artistes in their film will as penance have to pay some money".

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Kendall Jenner celebrates her 21st birthday with style - and her exes

Kendall Jenner has admitted she is "scared" of falling asleep because of her sleep paralysis, a condition which means she can't move or communicate when she wakes up. Kendall has been rumored to be dating all three of the guys at one point or another! OMG. Khloe thought it was a joke, and compared it to her own 21st birthday - where she said she received dinner and a purse.

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New guidelines: Infants should sleep in same room, separate surface, with parents

Ideally, babies should sleep in the same room as parents through their first year. Researchers say minimizing risk factors is the best way to keep babies safe and decrease the number of sleep-related deaths in infants , which now amounts to almost 3,500 deaths per year in the United States.

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Taylor Swift Makes Her Grand Return to the CMA Awards

Vince Gill and Ben Haggard opened the show with a moving performance of the late Merle Haggard's " Mama Tried ". The singer clearly had more to say when accepting her Willie Nelson Lifetime Achievement award - and even if it was just more jokes about how it was a " high " honor, that would have been just fine.

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Lopamudra defeats Bani J to win the immunity in 'Bigg Boss 10'

Manveer even complains to Manoj; however, Manu supports Mona and says she's entitled to throw her weight around a little after the lack of support from her own teammates. Later on, Navin, who was assigned to monitor the task, finally tells Bigg Boss that since Bani's balance went off the ski bindings, while Lopa's foot was still attached, Lopa is the victor of the task.

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Dixie Chicks & Beyonce Perform at CMAs, Share New "Daddy Lessons" Collaboration

Paisley and Underwood, returning as hosts for the ninth time, told jokes about politics, WikiLeaks, Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie's breakup and more. Just before presenting Dolly with an award for a lifetime of achievement, Martina McBride, Reba McEntire, Kacey Musgraves , Jennifer Nettles, and Carrie Underwood sang a touching tribute to the " Jolene " singer and it was unbelievable.

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Character Belle's Backstory Revealed; Still Photos of the

She continues, "I was like, 'Well, there was never very much information or detail at the beginning of the story as to why Belle didn't fit in, other than she liked books". It looks like the live-action " Beauty and the Beast " adaptation will have a lot in common with the animated film, but Emma Watson told Entertainment Weekly that her Belle will be given a feminist twist.

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Garth Brooks Wins Top Award, Beyoncé Performs At CMAs

In this case, he was once again singing about mundane things to the tune of the Nationwide jingle (there were no chicken parm references). Carrie Underwood, Randy Travis and Brad Paisley perform at the 50th annual CMA Awards at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tenn.

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CMA Awards: Maren Morris, Garth Brooks among the winners

Accompanied by the Dixie Chicks, the Texas-born star appeared more than two hours into the more-than three-hour-long show, which was broadcast live from Nashville on ABC, frustrating fans who tuned in specially and expected her widely touted performance to open the show.

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National Basketball Association roundup: Cavs collect rings, dump Knicks

The Cavaliers all danced their way up to receive their ring and LeBron James gave a speech to get the crowd in the arena fired up. After the team had received their rings, their first championship banner was raised. " Cleveland against the world", James said as he ended his speech during the ceremony, according to USA Today . Derrick Rose said he's not comfortable playing the triangle and lamented a lack of toughness after the Knicks put up little fight and resistance in the second ...

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Country music fans not happy about Beyonce at CMAs

They also weaved in their old Dixie Chicks classic, Long Time Gone , to the absolute delight of the crowd at the Nashville Municipal Auditorium. They were infamously vilified by former fans at their peak, after singer Natalie Maines publicly spoke out against George W.

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Hillary Clinton inches ahead of Donald Trump in latest election polls

A pro-Clinton super PAC was spending more than $1 million on MI airwaves along with at least $1 million more in Colorado, another state where Clinton has enjoyed a significant polling advantage for much of the fall. Clinton is leaning on President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama to make the case to their African-American supporters that 2016 is just as important as the last two elections - particularly in North Carolina, a state that had been reliably Republican before Obama carried ...

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Missing South Carolina woman found chained in metal container

Carver remains missing, but his vehicle was found on the property, Wright said. Kala Brown was found chained up inside a large metal container in Woodruff. The ed Spartanburg County Coroner's Office said a search will be resumed in the morning. Wright said the woman was "obviously traumatized" but was "alive and well".

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Mads Mikkelsen Talks Doctor Strange's Kaecilius

Benedict Cumberbatch's Sorcerer Supreme is enjoying strong critical reviews, and his film is already playing better than several other titles in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. It opens this coming Friday (Nov. 4). Since Nightmare first debuted alongside Doctor Strange in 1963, do you wonder why it's Dormammu, and not Nightmare, who was featured in the first Doctor Strange movie? The video shows a pug dog dressed exactly like Doctor Strange , right down to the red cape.

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Watch Future And Drake Link Up Again In "Used To This"

The auto-tune heavy track is an ode to getting accustomed to the finer things. Future's use of autotune has been characterised by Pitchfork as one of the few artists who can actually use autotune "as an interesting tune" and GQ says "it has managed to reboot the exhausted auto-tune sound and mash it into something entirely new".

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Most Recent analysts Ratings: Melco Crown Entertainment Limited (NASDAQ:MPEL)

This represents a $0.05 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.29%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 10th. The company was formerly known as Melco PBL Entertainment (Macau) Limited and changed its name to Melco Crown Entertainment Limited in May 2008.

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Early Votes In As Minnesota Nears Election Day

Searches are the highest in Tennessee, a "likely" Trump state whose early voting deadline is Thursday, Nov. 3. Ballot requests from likely supporters have been weak in parts of the Midwest, and African-American turnout has fallen, too. The most strident among early voting opponents warn the day is just around the corner when a simple press of a Smartphone button will be equivalent to casting a vote.

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'The Lego Batman Movie' Gets Charming New Trailer

Following his dramatic appearance in Lord and Miller's Lego Movie Will Arnett's cuboid Caped Crusader now has his own big screen movie. "I am fighting a few different people". The LEGO Batman Movie is set to arrive on February 10, 2017, when Weitz's spinoff will be facing stiff competition from both Fifty Shades Darker and action sequel John Wick: Chapter 2 .

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Search continues for 20 coal miners in China's Chongqing after gas explosion

News stories displayed here appear in our category for worldwide and are licensed via a specific agreement between LongIsland.com and The Associated Press, the world's oldest and largest news organization. "My injuries are nothing", she said to investigators. "I have a relative down the pit and I hope he is still alive". Rescuers were working around the clock yesterday, searching for 20 miners who had remained trapped in a colliery in China for almost 24 hours following a gas explosion.

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For Real This Time: EW Reveals Emma Watson as Belle

While a few images from Disney's upcoming Beauty & The Beast have been floating around, it's only now that the House Of Mouse has officially released some, with the EW cover above, and some stills from the movie below. Take a look at the pics in the gallery below (underneath the teaser), and let us know what you think. He will hunt down the Beast by any means necessary in order to keep her.

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This Victoria's Secret Fashion Show 2016 Outfit Boasts 450K Swarovski Crystals

Gaga, whose album Joanne is now dominating the world charts (YES, IT IS) has already added to other huge events to her docket, with the American Music Awards on November 20, and more notably, the 51st Annual Super Bowl on February 5, 2017. The performer is on top of the world right now with another Billboard 200 number one album and performances in the biggest TV shows in the coming months.

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Comcast to launch Netflix On X1 T

Well, now it's public announcement time. Comcast , which now beta-testing Netflix on X1, said the integration will provide access to the Netflix catalog via its X1 voice remote, VOD platform or the Netflix app. Netflix content will be "fully integrated" into Xfinity On Demand, letting X1 customers watch past and current seasons Netflix original series like " House of Cards ", " Orange Is the New Black " and " Stranger Things " from the same menu with past and current seasons of ...

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UO law professor under fire for wearing blackface

Some students and alumni have started a petition asking for Shurtz to resign. In an interview, Branam said he's a proud alumnus, but that the university needs a "far deeper understanding of micro-aggressions students of color and white students have to navigate on a daily basis in order to be successful on campus".

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Beyonce - 'Daddy Lessons (Remix)' (Feat. Dixie Chicks)

It's official: Beyonce will be getting in formation on the CMA Awards stage tonight. It was the first time Beyonce , who is from Houston, performed at the country awards show, and the performance also marked a return for the Dixie Chicks, who hadn't attended the CMA Awards in some time.

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Kelly Clarkson Sings 'Hamilton' Song 'It's Quiet Uptown'

With the release of the PBS documentary Hamilton's America and now the announcement that the highly-anticipated Hamilton mixtape is finally ready, Hamilfans are basically having the best Hamilmonth ever. Celebrity fans of the Grammy-winning Broadway musical sing both covers of the original songs as well as remixes on the album. Here, in true mixtape fashion, pieces of an extant whole are borrowed, chopped up, rearranged and presented as something new.

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Early voters unlikely to change minds

According to a Real Clear Politics average of recent polls, Clinton's lead had declined from 4.6 points on Friday to 2.5 points on Monday. As women from Mr Trump's past came out over the next weeks to report that he had sexually harassed them, his poll numbers dipped.

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Doctor Strange conjures new content for action RPG Marvel Heroes 2016

Pangborn, like odd, has learned the ways of mysticism, and uses magic to make himself walk after being paralyzed in a vehicle accident. But the Ancient One is more than just a healer. Cumberbatch and his brand of dry humor are a great addition to the MCU. Odd is one of the Marvel's most visually epic films yet and pushes the envelope for what the company hopes to do.

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Cara Delevingne Hits Back At A Paper That Called Her 'Bloated'

Cara Delevingne, 24, is setting the record straight! Model and actress Cara Delevingne shared on Instagram a letter she received from Victoria's Secret Marketing Chief Ed Razek . Do you think Cara should take Ed up on the invitation and strut her stuff on the Victoria's Secret runway?! Meanwhile Cara has been focusing on her acting career recently - having seen the release of highly-anticipated superhero flick Suicide Squad last month.

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Brexit timing in United Kingdom hands, European Union says

Officials say she will also call French President Francois Hollande and European Council President Donald Tusk. The High Court judges considered the case for weeks. May had said she did not need parliament's approval for triggering Article 50 under a historical power of "royal prerogative" where ministers act on behalf of the monarch.

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Beyonce and Dixie Chicks Performance Absent From CMA Awards Website, Social Media

The Dixie Chicks and Bey have made the collaboration available for everyone to download for free, here . The promo was unapproved and CMA removed it prior to the broadcast. "She's a classy, classy lady and I am proud that she could take the time to come and show up", Chris Stapleton said of Beyonce backstage after the show.

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Obama trolls Trump over 'mean tweet' on late night TV

Although Obama is a White Sox fan, he is still cheering on the Cubs because they are his home team. Obama responded, "Most of the time". Under the United States constitution, presidents are limited to two terms - which is just as well, Obama said .

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Bob Dylan to attend Nobel Prize ceremony 'if it's at all possible'

However, in an interview with a United Kingdom newspaper posted Friday, Dylan said he was pleased with the award, adding "isn't that something". The singer-songwriter had acknowledged the award on his official web site five days later, but 24 hours after that, the words "winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature" were removed from an entry about a book of his lyrics .

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Trump gains ground on Clinton: Polls

Both sides are battling it hard in Florida , where the contest is the closest and the prize is 29 electoral college votes. White House spokesman Eric Schultz says Obama is spending most of the week encouraging voters in key states to show up at the polls because the election result will depend on turnout.


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