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"Daddy's Hands" singer Holly Dunn dies at 59

It was the next single that would prove to be her breakthrough - "Daddy's Hands". The Grammy-nominated Dunn was the Academy of Country Music's top new female vocalist in 1986 and was named most promising newcomer by the Country Music Association the following year.

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The 'Man from UNCLE' Star Robert Vaughn Has Died

The success of the Western boosted the actor's profile, but his brand of sophisticated urbanite did not mesh well with a career in Westerns. Actor Robert Vaughn has died at the age of 83, his manager confirmed to The Associated Press.

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Dynamic musician Leon Russell dies, aged 74

The musician's wife, Janet Bridges, announced on his Web page that Russell , who had been recovering from quadruple bypass surgery he underwent in July, died in his sleep . He began playing the piano at the tender age of four. One of Leon's most famous musical collaborations was with longtime pal Elton John , whom he teamed up with for the 2010 album The Union .

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Violent anti-Trump protests rumble on

There are at least two actions planned for today: A candlelight vigil being called by the group Portland's Resistance at 4 pm, and a protest event being organized by the group Families for Peaceful Protest at 2 pm. A police news release says the man got out of his vehicle and fired multiple shots injuring the person before fleeing, likely in his vehicle. "Then they dispersed." Nobody was arrested, he said.

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Canada sees United States trade deal minus Mexico as fall-back option

Some see the potential of negative interest rates in Canada if trade agreements with the USA are threatened and the Canadian dollar weakens further against the US currency. On the flip side, there may be opportunities for Victoria tech companies to scoop up talent from Silicon Valley or draw back Canadians who were recruited to the USA, he said.

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Arrival greeted with an impressive $24 million opening weekend

Taking the No. 1 spot again this week is Marvel's "Doctor Strange," bringing in an estimated $43 million domestically in its second week out - pushing Marvel's latest to almost half a billion dollars worldwide in just 10 days. Estimated ticket sales for Friday through Sunday at USA and Canadian theaters, according to comScore . Overseas, Arrival debuted to $10.2 million from its first raft of markets, where FilmNation and Sony Worldwide are divvying up distribution duties.

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No 'big' vacations, no salary as president

Asked whether he was going to the president's salary, 70-year-old Trump said , "No, I'm not gonna take the salary". "For certain areas I would, but certain areas, a wall is more appropriate". Priebus was the chairman of the Republican National Committee since 2011, and is quite a departure from Trump's "drain the swamp" campaign. Lobbyists: He has several on his transition team.

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Off to a flying start: Quidditch Premier League launched in UK

Quidditch has come a long way from JK Rowling's wizarding world. Quidditch has also been labelled as the "world's most progressive sport" by VICE for the same reason. "It's an opportunity for the sport to grow and gain prestige on a greater level nationally and internationally than ever before", the league's director, Jack Lennard, told the BBC .

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Cubs win best thing since sliced bread for fans: Obama

The final two moves Cleveland announced involve names that most fans are probably not familiar with , but which are hugely important to the organization. "We don't intend to crash the parade, " Murtha added. Before the hours-long parade even steps off, tens of thousands of people are making their way into the site of the celebration-capping rally to honor the World Series champion Chicago Cubs .

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Aditya Chopra told me to wait for my second film: Vaani

In Befikre the kisses are used as signs of affection warmth and kinship. "We gave Befikre replies". Was it worth the wait? Befikre is all about being carefree which is portrayed brilliantly by actors Ranveer Singh and Vaani Kapoor. Ranveer Singh reveals the difference between kissing Deepika Padukone and Vaani Kapoor. She gets the leg fracture after an accident when she is trying to ride a mobike.

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Edvard Munch painting could fetch $50M at Sotheby's

The auction for the painting is scheduled for Monday, Nov. 14, in New York City. Over the last 20 years, Sotheby's has presented some of Munch's most exceptional works at auction, most notably the 2012 sale of one of four versions of his iconic " The Scream ", which brought a then-world auction record price for any work of art when it fetched $119.9 million.

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Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:SIRI) Expected To Report $0.04

These analysts also forecasted Growth Estimates for the Current Quarter for SIRI to be 33.3%. The mean revenue estimate for the ongoing quarter ending Jan 17 is $1.69B by 26 analysts. This represents a $0.60 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.23%. The shares were sold at an average price of C$29.41, for a total value of C$88,230.00.

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Costa Rica 4 United States 0: Klinsmann's men crushed

Howard has appeared in 33 career World Cup qualifiers. The US has used road results to help it to the top of the hex each of the last three cycles; the reduced stadium intimidation factor may give them as good a chance as they've had recently to come out of Costa Rica with points.

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Priyanka Chopra does it again! Grabs another nomination in People's Choice Awards

The actor has made a place in the nomination list this time along with stars like Ellen Pompeo, Kerry Washington, Viola Davis and Taraji P. Henson. PeeCee has always done justice to each and every character portrayed by her and has been acquiring an equal amount of love from the Indian as well as the global audiences.

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Victims Honoured During Anniversary of Paris Terror Attacks

The state of emergency was declared the same night as the attacks and was extended first in February and again in July . The lanterns are lit with red, white and blue lights representing the French flag. The Bataclan said all 1,000 Sting tickets sold out in less than 30 minutes for the concert hall that has a 1,500-person capacity. The bloodbath on November 13, 2015, was carried out by three teams of ISIS extremists from Belgium.

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Rock 'n' roll legend Leon Russell, 74, dies in Nashville

Claude Russell Bridges was born in Lawton, Okla., on April 2, 1942. Russell had heart bypass surgery in July with hopes to continue touring in January, according to National Public Radio . By the time Mr. Russell released his first solo album in 1970, he had played on hundreds of songs as one of the top studio musicians in Los Angeles.

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Oprah Winfrey slammed for conciliatory Donald Trump comments

The talk-show host, who endorsed Hillary Clinton's campaign, shared a photo of the Republican sat with President Barack Obama alongside the caption: "Everybody take a deep breath!" Following the results of the USA presidential election on 8 November (16), Oprah took to Twitter to encourage her 34.7 million followers to pause and take stock.

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Man arrested after TSA finds gun in carry-on bag at Charlotte airport

Maryland Transportation Authority Police responded to the checkpoint, confiscated the gun and arrested the woman, TSA officials said. Travelers who bring firearms to the checkpoint are subject to possible criminal charges from law enforcement and civil penalties from TSA of up to $12,000.

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Black Friday Offers Quick Money, Stress to Student Workers

There are dozens of Black Friday websites claiming to capture the best deals around and they can really help you do your comparative shopping online . These days, most of us barely get a chance to digest our turkey before heading out to stores or going online in an attempt to snag some coveted goods at a discount.

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Cuban students see Trudeau visit as lesson in international relations

Trudeau and four of the ministers also are set to make their pitch to about a dozen Canadian investors - insurance companies and big pension funds like the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board - in the morning before meeting with the global investors in the afternoon.

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'Fantastic' Newt Scamander (aka Eddie Redmayne)

And the beasts? They're often pretty fantastic. Speaking at the film's European premiere in London's Leicester Square on Tuesday, he told the Press Association: "I thought I was going to use a different set of muscles, but when you meet JK Rowling , the characters are so real in her mind and have such an intricate back story".

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Obama: Democratic Party Needs To Reflect, 'Show Up Everywhere'

Barbara Boxer on Tuesday called for abolishing the Electoral College and moving the country's presidential elections to a popular vote. But as Trump gathered the necessary electoral votes to become our president-elect, Clinton won the popular vote.

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Barbara Boxer introducing bill to abolish Electoral College

She doesn't have the charisma that voters love and her past misdemeanors could never be ignored. Lafayette's Barry Fadem has been working on getting rid of the Electoral College for more than a decade, and even wrote a book on it. "This office is bigger than any one person, and that's why ensuring a smooth transition is so important", the president said, taking questions before he departs on a week-long trip to Greece, Germany and Peru to meet with foreign leaders.

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After Losing Middle-Class Workers, What Does The Democratic Party's Future Look Like?

Crucially, independent voters, who made up almost one-third of the general election voters this year, favored Sanders over Trump , 55 percent to 45 percent, the poll found. Many Democrats were stunned by the fact that Clinton and Trump were separated by only about a percentage point in Pennsylvania and Wisconsin--and the race in MI still looks even closer than that.

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Ezra Miller Responds to THE FLASH Losing Another Director

It's so obvious that I can't sign [that Marvel comic]. "I pitched a version of the film in line with my voice, humor and heart". "I'm DC! They're competing comic book outlets". Things don't work out. The Flash , and Kiersey Clemons as the hero's love interest Iris West. "It becomes a huge part of people's realities and I think it benefits people to have fantasy and stories like that, I think it's really good for us individually and collectively as a culture to have these stories we can ...

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Danny Baker and Martin Roberts are the surprise contestants

Martin, on the other hand, has opened up about one of his biggest fears going on the show. He explained: "You have to have an hour and a half's conversation with the team's psychologist to check whether you're mentally stable enough to go into the jungle".

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Sicktoria sponge on menu for Moffatt and Vorderman in jungle feast trial

Next, Ant and Dec made quite the entrance in their speedboat and were sure to come with an unpleasant surprise: that they would have to take part in a "lifeline" task where they had to compete to pick from the other campmates, known as the "city campmates", which one would represent them in a task to try to avoid doing the first bushtucker trial.

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Gareth Southgate the man to rescue 'laughing stock' England, says Teddy Sheringham

This week's draw with Spain left Southgate with two wins and two draws from his four games in charge having earlier beaten Malta and Scotland at home and drawn with Slovenia in World Cup qualifying to leave England with an unbeaten record in group F and on course to qualify for Russian Federation 2018.

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Cricket Australia chairman of selectors Rod Marsh quits

Trevor Hohns, Mark Waugh and coach Darren Lehmann remain on the panel. Former Test fast bowler Jason Gillespie and Test captain Ricky Ponting have been touted as possible successors. A sixth in Adelaide next week will equal the losing streaks of 2013 and 1984, and it has been 128 years since they lost seven on the trot. "Now clearly the performance of the Australian team over the course of the past three months is not good enough and is not in keeping with our fans' expectations or ...

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Court rejects Trump's early voting lawsuit in Nevada

No complaints were filed by Democrats who had alleged that Republican and Donald Trump poll-watchers and exit-pollers would harass voters in Nevada, so a federal judge in Las Vegas canceled a hearing he tentatively set for 2:30 p.m. "It's being reported that certain key Democratic polling locations in Clark County were kept open for hours and hours beyond closing time to bus and bring democratic voters in".

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Around 10 states to determine outcome of USA presidential election

Americans who insist they will move to Canada or some other liberal bastion of freedom if Republican Donald Trump is declared the victor on Election Day should perhaps start hunting down their passports and getting their other documents in order.

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Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson named People's 'Sexiest Man Alive'

Denzel Washington was the first black actor to receive the title back in 1996. Previous winners of People's Sexiest Man Alive include David Beckham, Chris Hemsworth and Bradley Cooper. While he jokingly mentioned running for office in 2020 during the U.S. election, The Rock actually might run for President. Johnson's next film for Disney has him as the voice of Maui in the new epic Moana .

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Top GOP Foreign Policy Advisers Wary of Rumored Trump Cabinet Picks

Trump has fewer than 70 days until his January 20 inauguration to settle on Cabinet members and other senior appointees. Trump campaigned on the promise he would "drain" the politically corrupt establishment in Washington and seek talented experts with "new approaches, and practical ideas , rather than.

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Obama sidesteps controversy around Steve Bannon

According to the Wall Street Journal , as President Obama gave Trump a survey course in what leading the country entails, "Mr. Trump seemed surprised by the scope [of the job], said people familiar with the meeting". Rabbi Marvin Hier, Dean and Founder of the Simon Wiesenthal Center in West Los Angeles, said he is not a fan of members of the alt-right movement or the alt-left.

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Utah High School Stabbing: 5 Injured Before Student Turns Knife on Himself

MT (10 a.m. ET) as the students were getting ready for a physical education class. Now for a few updates from today's tragic event at Mountain View High School . Police say a teenager suspected of stabbing five classmates and himself has been released from a hospital but is still in custody. Students described a gruesome scene immediately after the stabbings, with victims covered in blood running from the locker room.


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