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Green Day Diss Donald Trump During 'American Idiot' Performance

Two days before the 2016 American presidential election, one of the most divisive elections in recent US history, the iconic group arrived at the MTV EMAs to accept their Global Icon Award and, fittingly, made a decision to play a song over a decade old, busting out their 2004 hit " American Idiot ".

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Cooper clashes with Conway over Trump bullying

Growing up in her native Slovenia, "America was the word for freedom and opportunity", shared Mrs Trump. "Although she did not get in trouble this time due to a plagiarised speech , social media users criticised her on her stand on cyberbullying".

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Weekend box office: Boo! A Madea Halloween burns Inferno, keeps top spot

Industry watchers were predicting that the third film in the "Da Vinci Code" series would easily win this weekend's box office race, but boy were they wrong. " Boo! A Madea Halloween ", $16.7 million. The film will continue to expand into the top 25 markets next weekend . Part of the reason Inferno rolled out early overseas was because of Marvel and Disney's Doctor Strange, which debuted in a number of territories over Halloween weekend ahead of its November 4 US start.

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Massive Number of Early Votes Gives Clinton an Advantage

According to Wikipedia, Early voting (also called pre-poll voting or advance polling) is a process by which voters in a public election can vote prior to the scheduled election day. "Your vote matters and your community is counting on you". The Republican National Committee's "autopsy" of Mitt Romney's 2012 loss urged that the GOP reach out to minority voters, in part by passing immigration reform.

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Brad Pitt cleared over claims of abusive behaviour towards his son

Hollywood actors Brad Pitt (L) and actress Angelina Jolie (2nd R) arrive with their children Knox (beside Pitt), Vivienne (R) and Pax (C) at Haneda global airport in Tokyo, Japan on July 28, 2013. That's a big win for the actor, who is now fighting for joint custody of their six children, who range in age from 8 to 15. "It's a clear sign that he's going to fight for his right for the kids".

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Melania Trump Worked Illegally in the US as a Model

Melania has said through an attorney that she first came to the U.S. from Slovenia on August 27, 1996 on a B1/B2 visitor visa before obtaining an H-1B work visa on October 18, 1996. What's more, according to NY immigration lawyer Michael J. Wildes - the same lawyer who reviewed Melania's documentation at Donald Trump's request - "these documents, which have not been verified, do not reflect our records including corresponding passport stamps".

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Jury Awards Eramo $3M Total — Rolling Stone Trial

Rolling Stone also faces a $25 million lawsuit from Phi Kappa Psi , the fraternity where Jackie claimed her assault took place. The jury rejected the magazine's lawyer's contention that a guilty verdict was enough punishment for the magazine.

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Here's The "Dirty" Richard Sherman Play Everyone Is Talking About

He proceeded to smash into Carpenter . Officials in spotlight: Richard Sherman took the opportunity last week to criticize NFL officiating for what he deemed incorrect calls, nearly daring the league to fine him for being so outspoken.

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'Doctor Strange' Works Some Magic at the Box Office

In fact, while it should come as no surprise to Marvel fans that Doctor Strange was at the top of the box office, Trolls also did relatively well with families. With three solid movies leading off November, it looks like the end of the year box office may end up being just as strong as the start of 2016. Elsewhere, DreamWorks Animation's " Trolls " mopped up $45.6 million domestically, largely from younger viewers, and has grossed $150 million globally.

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World Leaders React To Trump's Election

You represent the best of America, and being your candidate has been one of the greatest honours of my life. You have to feel bad for the Republican Party. We pray for that restraint, and for American Muslims, if the bad news is a terrorist attack on USA soil. "She has made history in a nation that is good at so many things, but that's made it uniquely hard for a woman to be elected to federal office; she became the first major party nominee".

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Christie Associates Guilty On All Counts In Bridgegate Trial

She noted that Baroni and Kelly had lost their jobs because of the scandal, which is already a outcome for the alleged misconduct by the former top aides. Mr. Baroni was stoic as the verdict was read, then turned and hugged his father and stepmother, who had sat through every day of the trial. Wildstein did plead guilty .

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'Doctor Strange' wins the box office, continuing Marvel's eight-year streak

Impressive considering sizeable competition from Fox and DreamWorks Animation's Trolls (estimated $45.6M) and Lionsgate's Hacksaw Ridge (estimated $14.75M). In addition to being one of the first new family films to hit the market in a few weeks, the film also had the added benefit of an original hit song from Timberlake, " Can't Stop the Feeling ".

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Hear Run the Jewels' New Post-Election Song '2100' With Boots

Though Killer Mike and El-P penned it months' prior, the sentiment seems prescient for these unsettling times. The duo released the song on their SoundCloud today along with artwork from Meredith Graves and a statement which reads, "Here is a song we wrote months ago".

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Susan B. Anthony's Grave Site Will Extend its Hours this Election Day

Anthony advocated for white women's rights by stating blacks shouldn't have the right to vote before white women", an angry Twitter user fumed, while another wrote: "I dislike history revisionists". Anthony, alongside Elizabeth Cady Stanton, fought for women's rights for decades. According to the Democrat & Chronicle, cemetery officials will put up commemorative poster boards where people can place their " I Voted " stickers along with a thank-you message.

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#ElectionNight: Two dead in shooting at USA polling station

Officials said the Azusa Union School District issued a lock-down for the Slauson Middle and Mountain View Elementary schools. "His family says he starts binging on cocaine, kind of gets a little insane and they can't control him", Los Angeles County sheriff's Lt.

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GOP Sen. Perdue says Senate must act on high court vacancy

Future cases could impact everything from access to abortion to gun rights to immigration policies. There are no laws in place stating the timely manner in which the vacancy must be filled. Its scaffolding traces back almost a half century, when liberal groundbreaker Chief Justice Earl Warren retired in 1969 and newly elected Republican President Richard Nixon replaced him with Warren Burger.

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Late show hosts react to election with shock, humor

But that does mean someone's daughter is out there right now will have that title. Well, after last night's results, I just want to say to Donald Trump: Our offer still stands. Because I have to be the president.' Not to mention the fact that you're going to have to give Rudy Giuliani a job and then hang out with him, and I don't have to tell you, he is batshit insane.

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Kim Kardashian West losing money after robbery

However, although she really wants to get back out there again, Kim is reportedly still dealing with the trauma and has been having counselling sessions every day. "It is something that does concern me". She had been very candid about her pregnancy difficulties saying that she and pregnancy didn't mix. Through the medium of photos, eveyone across the globe is able to know what is going on in the news before they have even made their morning cup of coffee! Kim would need to move to a ...

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Brad Pitt cleared of child abuse following custody loss

Jolie filed for divorce just days after the incident and on Friday Pitt formally filed a response to her petition in Los Angeles . The alleged altercation is said to be what prompted Angelina to file for divorce four days later, but on Wednesday (09Nov16) it was revealed that DCFS officials have ruled the actor did not commit child abuse during the reported argument.

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Jury finds against Rolling Stone in lawsuit over rape story

Ms Eramo's lawyer, Libby Locke, told CBS News that they are not limited in their claim of $7.5 million compensatory damages and "much has changed since then". Writer Sabrina Rubin Erdely and the magazine's editors have also been criticized for not reaching out to key people involved in the story, specifically those with supposed knowledge of a fraternity gang-rape described by UVA student " Jackie ".

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Prince remembered as Lady Gaga and Justin Bieber triumph at MTV Awards

Son Tung M-TP won the award past year and My Tam's win was in 2013 when it was still called the Best Regional Act. Singer-songwriter Lady Gaga is on tour in Japan, but picked up two prizes at MTV's Europe Music Awards . The band went on to close the show with their 2004 anti-establishment anthem " American Idiot ". It's nice to be out of America, just for a second , to be out of this horrendous election that's going on right now that has...

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Jury awards $3 million to UVA administrator in Rolling Stone defamation case

The jury in Charlottesville, Va., had already decided on Friday, after a two-week trial, that Rolling Stone; Wenner Media, its parent company; and Sabrina Rubin Erdely, the author of the article, were all liable for defamation in a case that centered on faulty reporting and a failure to apply basic fail-safes in editing.

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1 dead, 2 injured in shooting near California voting site

Vincent Plair told CNN . One person has been killed and at least three others injured in a shooting near a polling station in Azusa, California . Sonia and Manny Plascencia said they don't know what caused their friend to go on a cocaine-fueled shooting spree outside his home on West Fourth Street.

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Philadelphia transit strike ends, in time for elections

The deal ends the court battle, but it must be ratified by union members and approved by the SEPTA board. Subway, bus and trolley service will be phased in gradually today, with full service restored by tomorrow. In 2014, a strike was narrowly avoided when a deal was reached one day before Election Day. Buses, trolleys and subways that provide about 900,000 rides a day were shut down.

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Doctor Strange Brings in $32.6 Million at Box Office for Opening Day

The final weekend box office numbers are expected on Monday. "It's a testament to the real artistry here, as the movie uses every ounce of available technology to introduce something that hasn't been seen", Disney distribution chief Dave Hollis tells Deadline .

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Kylie Jenner sparks engagement rumours AGAIN

And since then rumors have been swirling that the youngest Jenner sister was the lead singer of the group. Until this week, that was, when fans seized on speculation that Kylie had recorded a song with USA band Terror Jr - and even believed for a frenzied few hours that she was their lead singer.

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Brad Pitt cleared of child abuse allegations

Brad Pitt has reportedly been cleared of child abuse allegations following an investigation by officials at the Los Angeles County Department of Children and Family Services. At the event, Pitt was photographed hanging out with his friend Julia Roberts and he was all smiles although the drama regarding the custody of his six children continues to mount and seems to change everyday.

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Six questions on India's rupee shake-up

The customers, however, seemed frustrated with some banks exchanging only Rs 2,000 with Rs 100 notes. India withdrew the legal tender status of existing 500 rupee and 1,000 rupee bank notes this week in a shock move targeted at cracking down on fake currency and wealth hidden from the tax authorities.

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Been there, legalized that: Washington state the place to talk pot

Arizonans defeated the measure in their state. Many are projecting that the state could turn into a super-producer of the plant. As New York State Assembly chair Richard Gottfried told WAMC before the election, "if MA moves forward with recreational use , that will help bring the day sooner when New York will do the same, and I think that would be a good thing".

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Jury beginning deliberations in police shooting

Tensing said on Tuesday he feared being dragged under DuBose's vehicle or being pinned against a nearby guard rail. He said Tensing and his lawyer became "almost comical with their word games", calling shooting DuBose "stopping the threat" and saying he "perceived to be dragged".

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Pacific Rim Sequel Title Confirmed as Production Begins

Unfortunately, Stacker Pentecost died in the first film but his legacy will live on in the sequel when John Boyega's character continues the battle for human survival against the Kaiju , the giant alien creatures that come from the sea. Regardless, a sequel is still in the works, and while Guillermo del Toro won't be at the helm, the movie is so far looking pretty good. " Pacific Rim " was first shown in 2013 and starred Idris Elba, Robert Kazinsky and Charlie Hunnam.

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Johnson, Feingold clash over latest FBI letter on Clinton

With the cloud of an FBI investigation lifted, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump struck strikingly different tones as they moved into the final hours of a volatile, almost two-year-long presidential campaign. As she took the stage in Pittsburgh , supporters yelled out, "We love you" - an unusual occurrence for the Democratic presidential candidate who has sometimes struggled to connect with voters.

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Hillary Clinton, Jon Bon Jovi conquer the Mannequin Challenge

Springsteen has been a staunch critic of Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump, stating "he will not win" at a question and answer session promoting his book, Born to Run , at New York City's Town Hall. But it was again Michelle Obama who stole the show, reaffirming her newfound status as the Hillary's supporter in chief. "Florida is really important and here's the thing", said Kaine.

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Mixed reaction to Trump from prominent Muslim Americans

He called for "extreme vetting" of Muslims entering the country, and even initially wanted an all-out ban, although he reversed that stance. Mr Trump famously called for a ban on Muslims entering the United States in the build-up to the election which sparked a furious backlash from faith leaders.

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Law & Order: SVU season 18, episode 6 live stream

Law & Order: SVU's take on Donald Trump has been put on the shelf - yes, again. The latest schedule change was made last week, with NBC pre-empting its November 2 lineup in favor of reruns to avoid airing original episodes against the seventh game of the World Series .


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