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Rep. Ellison gets MI backing for DNC leader

Most American Jews voted for Clinton. At the end of the campaign, Trump was posing as a hero of the working class of America. "By handily breaking the supermajority, IL voters sent a strong message that it is time for Democrats to join Governor Rauner and legislative Republicans in enacting reforms to lower property taxes, create more jobs, address the pension crisis and place term limits on the career politicians alongside a balanced budget", House Minority Leader Jim Durkin (R-Western ...

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Premiere and finale dates announce for CW shows in 2017

ET, pushing Supernatural to Thursdays at 8 p.m. ET. The 100 starts on February 1, airing after Arrow . The Vampire Diaries will conclude after eight seasons on Friday March 10th. As for Riverdale , it appears that The CW wants to use Supernatural and its dedicated fan base to give this new show a boost. Riverdale is a fresh take on the Archie Comics.

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Globalization needs 'course correction,' Obama says

Molotov cocktails were thrown by the protesters and police responded with stun grenades and tear gas, dispersing the crowds who eventually retreated into the side streets. He added that inequality in the global economy " now constitutes one of the greatest challenges to our economies and to our democracies ", he said.

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Prince Harry 'considering hiring bodyguard' for new girlfriend

Sources say that the duchess is extremely happy for her brother-in-law and has even referred to Markle, who is known for her humanitarian work, as a "keeper". Of course, the clearest sign that Harry has fallen for an American girl is the rare, highly-detailed public statement he made last week, confirming Markle is his "girlfriend" and slamming the media for racist and sexist headlines about Markle (as one Daily Mail story blared: "Harry's girl is (almost) straight outta Compton: ...

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Marion Cotillard Says Filming 'Allied' Sex Scene With Brad Pitt Was "Awkward"

And so you get this time of looking at each other and saying, 'OK, this is so weird.'", Cotillard said. Cotillard also revealed that she also taught French to Brad Pitt , for the role. Well, Jolie and Pitt were still married when this movie was filmed. Marion shared to a group of journalists as per Celebrity Dirty Laundry that she experienced something quite different with Brad Pitt .

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Pakistan holds military exercise close to Indian border

Pakistan has also lodged strong protest with India over continuous ceasefire violations. Adviser on Foreign Affairs, Sartaj Aziz briefed the Prime Minister on the latest situation at Line of Control. "Pakistan resorted to heavy unprovoked firing this morning at around 0715 hrs and fired small arms, mortars in Pallanwala and Jogwan post", a senior police officer here said.

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Rob Kardashian, Blac Chyna welcome daughter Dream

The reality TV matriarch made no mention of her son and Blac Chyna's daughter Dream - who was welcomed into the world on Thursday - as she shared a heartfelt message for her man. Pops sent us an angel.it's truly a blessing. Chyna was in an equally jubilant mood, sharing Snapchat videos of her little girl as she snuggled up in her arms.

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Eddie Redmayne auditioned to play Tom Riddle in Harry Potter sequel

Rowling was quick to shut the rumour down on Twitter, although she did confirm that the movie will take the cast to Paris, France. The screenwriter said that she thought Depp would be incredible in the part. As the first of five planned films, " Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them " does exactly what it needs to do, introducing new characters and setting up ongoing plot threads.

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Ben & Lauren Call Off Their Wedding

And while Lauren gushed about getting to spend her life with Ben as they posed for a photo on the beach, they made sure to caption a few snaps with the phrase "notourhoneymoon". The therapist suggested a road trip so Ben and Lauren packed up and headed back to Denver. To mend their relationship for a better future, they both attend couples therapy .

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Musician Leon Russell dies, wife says

This July, the artist suffered a heart attack, which also required surgery. "We appreciate everyone's love and support". According to New York Times , there was no specific cause that was recorded regarding Russell's death on his website .

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Kerry: Not fighting climate change is a betrayal

He said European Union nations "are determined to implement the Paris Agreement fully". Instead, he finds himself having to reassure delegates from nearly 200 nations they can count on the United States to abide by the 2015 Paris agreement , despite U.S.

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Stars fete Clinton; Trump says he fills arenas

They have consistently voted close to 90 percent or higher for Democratic presidential candidates, and Donald Trump's rhetoric may only increase that margin. And while Clinton may not be Obama, it has helped to have him in her corner. Donald Trump attacked the concert as a shameless attempt to win over "urban communities".

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Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them review: Fun but long-winded

In a note at the beginning of the original Fantastic Beasts , Rowling wrote, "I have always had a sneaking desire to write Fantastic Beasts & Where to Find Them and Quidditch Through the Ages ". While it lands in NY, a contest of circumstances allows the "nice" little babes to escape and sow chaos ... The Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them full movie will be directed by David Yates and he is expected to be the director for the other four.

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Pakistan claims thousands fleeing Indian shelling in Kashmir

Sharif said his government is committed to following a policy of non-interference in other countries' internal affairs and expects the same from others to enable lasting peace in the region, Radio Pakistan reported. General (retd) Nasir Khan Janjua, Tariq Fatemi and other senior government officials were also present during the meeting. Aziz said that he would travel to India to attend the Heart of Asia Conference in December, asserting that his visit could be a "good opportunity" to ...

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Police searching for Charlie Sheen's ex-wife, 2 kids

But the twins have since been found safe. "The boys are fine and with their nanny". The incident began when Mueller reportedly "wandered into a Salt Lake City bar" with the boys Tuesday night, barefoot and "looking disheveled", TMZ reports .

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Forbes Names Taylor Swift Highest Earning Celebrity Under 30

And since Taylor has now clearly moved on, and only used him as a date in holiday parties, she's ready to dump Drake . Cha-Ching! Taylor Swift's love life may have been a rollercoaster ride in 2016, but her bank balance just kept going up and up and up.

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Major businesses urge global leaders to support Paris Climate Agreement

He has also threatened to pull the US out of the historic 2015 Paris Agreement , which came into force just this month. The United States is the second country in the world which emits the most carbon dioxide (CO2) into the atmosphere and about 15 percent of its emissions are related to fossil fuels and industry.

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Gwen Ifill, a PBS journalist, dies of cancer at age 61

Ifill was considered one of the finest journalists in the business, and she seemed to understand the significance of her placement as an achor on a major evening news program. At the time of her death Monday, Ifill was in hospice care. Ifill, a reporter for almost 40 years, had stints at the New York Times , Washington Post and NBC before joining PBS to become the first African-American woman to anchor a major political television show, died Monday at a hospice center of endometrial ...

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'It was poetry to music,' Winnipegger remembers Leonard Cohen

Cohen, who was brought up in Montreal but lived in California late in his life, will have a memorial service in Los Angeles at a date to be announced , the statement said. Cohen was well known for his wandering ways, and his most stable relationships were with backing singers Laura Branigan, Sharon Robinson, Anjani Thomas, and, most notably, Jennifer Warnes, who he wrote with and produced.

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Giuliani is a leading candidate to be Trump's secretary of state

In a sign that Mr Trump might be getting closer to some decisions, his spokesman Jason Miller said the president-elect would meet vice president-elect Mike Pence , who is in charge of Mr Trump's transition effort, at Trump Tower in NY on Wednesday (AEDT).

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Students stage walk-out from classes to protest Trump's victory

School faculty members were also present during the walkout but said they were only there to make sure the students were safe and obeying the laws. Protesters in Denver, Colorado chanted "si, se puede", Spanish for "yes, we can" and "the people united will never be divided".

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Mariah Carey Previews New MAC Cosmetics Holiday Collection

Both Carey and MAC took to their social media accounts to announce the collection with an image of Carey that's nothing less than fabulous. After teasing it for more than a year, Mariah Carey has finally released her holiday collection with MAC Cosmetics , and the advertisements so far are everything Mimi-glitter and sparkles and diamonds, oh my! In the first photo, the singer lays on a bed of diamonds, wearing a sparkling bodysuit that shows off her handsome curves and provides ...

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Taraji P. Henson in "Hidden Figures" Oscar-buzzy drama trailer

Even though the film won't be going wide until the first week of January, the studio was smart enough to stake out an awards qualifying release date on Christmas Day. In addition to taking the reins on "Isn't This the World" and appearing alongside Pharrell on "Jalapeño", Monáe also has a starring role in the film alongside Taraji P.

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Grief-Stricken Fans Stage Late-Night Vigil At Leonard Cohen's Montreal Home

Cohen's first album was Songs of Leonard Cohen (1967) followed by Songs from a Room (1969) (featuring the often-recorded " Bird on the Wire ") and Songs of Love and Hate (1971). Cohen's nasal voice and deep-bass, conversational vocals were criticized by some as being monotone. British musician Paul Weller once called his melancholy style "music to slit your wrists to".

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Hamilton in 'awkward' position ahead of title finale

But he is 12 points behind Rosberg, who will be champion if he finishes third on 27 November even if Hamilton wins. Yes, Hamilton has the best vehicle, but at one stage of the race he was more than 25 seconds clear of team-mate Nico Rosberg.

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Win Leaves Hamilton in 'Awkward' Position

If Rosberg had won he would have claimed his first F1 title, but the German finished second to lead the season overall standings with 367 points to 355 for Hamilton . And what's more, he is now just 12 points behind Rosberg ahead of the season-ending Abu Dhabi GP. The Brazilian driver also said he expects to be part of a different racing series next year, without providing further details.

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U.S. soccer vs. Costa Rica in World Cup qualifier

The home side gunned for goals after the break and did not have to try too hard against a team that looked all at sea in an atrocious second half. Now the Americans find themselves in uncharted territory, 0-2 after their first two World Cup qualifiers in the Hexagonal, with only lowly Trinidad and Tobago level with them in the standings.

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Jon Stewart goes to his 'happy place' after Trump's win

Frontal has won a loyal fan base among viewers and critics, eclipsing Comedy Central's Daily , now headed by Trevor Noah , in the ratings. Bee and executive producer Jo Miller have infused " Full Frontal " with a take-no-prisoners attitude.

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Joy-Anna Duggar's Boyfriend Austin Forsyth: 5 Things to Know About Him

Now it's possible that Duggar parents Jim-Bob and Michelle will be forking over more cash for yet another wedding sometime in the near future. Austin didn't reveal his last name in the traditional courtship announcement, but the shirt he was wearing served as a giveaway for Duggar obsessives.

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After win over Bengals, McAdoo's mind is already on Bears

Playing in his 36th game, Beckham broke Chargers legend Lance Alworth's mark of reaching 3,500 yards in 37 AFL games from 1962 to 1964. Giants running back Rashad Jennings scampered past them for the biggest play late in the fourth quarter of Monday night's 21-20 victory over the Bengals.

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Prince Harry's relationship confirmed after girlfriend Meghan Markle suffers week of abuse

Harry's office said that while the 32-year-old prince understood that there was significant curiosity about his private life, a line had been crossed in terms of media intrusion. Markle is an American actress on the US network series " Suits ". The warning has resonated among Britons as the prince was only 12 when his mother, Princess Diana, was killed in a auto crash as paparazzi chased and photographed her.

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Why Beyonce split country music in America after her Dixie Chicks performance

The Texas-born pop star performed a country-tinged track " Daddy Lessons " from her chart topping visual album " Lemonade " alongside renowned trio Dixie Chicks. On Thursday, Dixie Chicks singer Natalie Maines tweeted "Hey everybody!" The Washington Post named artists like Ray Charles and DeFord Bailey-black men who played country music and made history.

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New Trump tweetstorm denies talk of transition turmoil

There's no love lost between Kushner, who is married to Ivanka Trump, and Christie, who prosecuted Kushner's father for tax evasion and witness tampering in 2004 as a USA attorney. The story detailed infighting and problems with Trump's diplomatic communications, quoting an anonymous American ally. But Christie had stacked the roster with lobbyists, academics, former bureaucrats, and corporate lawyers-a move that didn't jibe with Trump, who repeatedly promised on the campaign trail to "drain ...

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Obama tours ancient Greek Acropolis

As Obama touched down in Athens , NATO head Jens Stoltenberg said he was confident Trump would "live up to all the commitments of the United States in the alliance - because a strong NATO is important for Europe but it's also important for the United States".

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Alden Ehrenreich praises casting of Donald Glover, talks about Chewbacca

ET's Ashley Crossan caught up with the actor - who will play the main character in the yet-to-be-titled upcoming film - at the Rules Don't Apply premiere in Los Angeles on Thursday night, where he raved about co-star Donald Glover , who was will play a young Lando Calrissian in the standalone project.


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