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Rio Olympics 2016: I was breastfeeding so could not have doped - Zabelinskaya

She's the second American female Olympian to win three consecutive gold medals in an individual sport. "This was the last time for me to try to win an Olympic medal", said Cancellara, who crashed out of the London 2012 time trial won by Bradley Wiggins.

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United States of America continue to dominate; Ledecky claims third gold

For mega athletes like Michael Phelps, who now has 22 Gold Medals in his career, it won't hurt as much as his net worth is $55 million. Great Britain on 22 medals (7 Gold, 9 Silver, 6 Bronze) overtook Japan on 24 medals (7 Gold, 3 Silver, 14 Bronze) to claim the third spot.

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Cornered over Ukraine remark, Trump says what he meant to say

The worst line in the Stephanopoulos interview isn't the bit about Putin going into Russian Federation. You know, he didn't want to do it during the Olympics. He went on to criticize the Obama administration, saying the political crisis in Ukraine happened under the Democrat president's watch. "Well, he's already there, isn't he?" The denial comes amid claims from Trump's rival, Democrat Hillary Clinton, that Russian Federation is trying to sway the election in Trump's favour.

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Actor Kenny Baker, Star Wars' R2-D2, dies

Speaking to The Guardian newspaper, his niece Abigail Shield said: " It was expected, but it's sad nonetheless. He was found Saturday morning by his nephew. "Love you. Will miss you!" But he relented: "I said, 'I'll help you out, I'll do you a favor.' He said, 'You've got to do it". He recalled telling Star Wars creator George Lucas, "I don't want to be stuck in a robot".

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Kaine challenges Trump on tax return release

After weeks of pressuring Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump to reveal his tax returns , Hillary Clinton released her income tax returns on Friday. While technically anyone making more than $415,000 per year is subject to a 39.6 percent tax rate, there are a wide array of tax breaks that allow them to lower that rate substantially, often well below the rates paid by middle-income earners.

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Here's Who Millennials Think JoJo Should Give the Final Rose

The network has yet to announce who will be the star of Season 21, but that didn't stop JoJo Fletcher and her fiancé Jordan Rodgers from commenting on casting rumors during a press call on Tuesday. "They helped me out every single day". 'The Bachelorette' finally asks: How does National Football League pro Aaron Rodgers feel? Fletcher informed him that right after the show Rodgers would move with her to Dallas.

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Kim Kardashian Talks Saving Her Met Gala Dresses For North West's Prom!

After the former country star repeatedly denied that she approved of the controversial lyrics about her on the song, Kim last month leaked the conversation to prove her husband's innocence . "He sent a stylist over years ago and said, 'You've got to clean out your closet this is embarrassing, '" Kim said, adding that at first she cried to see all of her Louboutins and rhinestone platforms removed from her wardrobe.

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After presidential debates, Stephen Colbert will go live again

Colbert will host each night live from the Ed Sullivan Theater in NY, where the late night talker usually tapes. "It'll be Colbert unfettered, he's promised he'll say at least a couple curse words", Nevins joked. Showtime chief David Nevins said Colbert was the "obvious" choice to host the premium cable network's live coverage of the 2016 presidential race's decisive night, after the CBS star's two weeks of live coverage last month during the Republican and Democratic National Conventions ...

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Koeman's 1st EPL game with Everton ends 1-1 vs Spurs

Barkley got the Toffees off to a flier after his set-piece cross drifted through the penalty area and past the despairing dive of Hugo Lloris. Everton went ahead in the fifth minute at Goodison Park when Ross Barkley's free kick, which he may have meant as a cross, bounced straight in.

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Egyptian judo player refuses handshake with Israeli opponent at Rio Olympics

El Shehaby, who was defeated in the first round of the men's 100kg judo event at the 2016 Rio Olympics, was loudly booed at the stadium after what has been described as a " major breach of judo etiquette ". Just days before Sasson's victory, Israeli media reports suggested that a Saudi judo competitor pulled out of her first-round match because of a prospective second-round bout tie with an Israeli rival.

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Err… Do the CBB housemates WHATSAPP each other?

All the housemates except Bear chose to evict Chloe, and James, who had received the highest public vote of the night, was asked to spin the wheel, which landed on Chloe's face. "I went in thinking a million per cent not to touch anyone, kiss anyone, but you forget there's all these cameras". I ain't going anywhere mate! Watch what happens live on Channel 5 at 9pm.

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Seth Rogen Scares The Shit Out Of Shoppers With A Talking Melon

As you might expect from Rogen and his co-writers (including Evan Goldberg, of " Superbad "), they occasionally stoop too low and talk a lot about getting high. The prank involves a few strategically placed animatronic food items which come to life when shoppers are near, and Rogen speaking as the food from a back room to teach said shoppers about how evil it is to eat melons and other food items.

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Mourinho: Man United will fight for the title

It could be more than two (years), it could be more than three. After his spending spree this off-season, Mourinho is well into reshaping the United squad, with the acquisitions of Pogba, Henrikh Mkhitaryan, Eric Bailly, and Zlatan Ibrahimovic.

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Manuel's gold not just for her

After this not-so-relaxing summer, she'll be heading there in the fall. "She knows as a swimmer she did everything she was supposed to do, but she has no idea the ripple effect of what getting first place does because she's still there", Cullen said.

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Frustration abundant, GOP could be near breaking point Trump

If this sounds like a lose-lose situation that is because it is. Sit and wait: Some disaffected Republicans think their best option is to just denounce Mr Trump and hope for better luck next time . "Until he gets help and admits it, he won't be able to change". Not so with Trump. Donald J. Trump has never had any political experience. Trump himself regularly complains about the content of Clinton's paid television ads.

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Rio Olympics: Simone Biles, Aly Raisman reach gymnastics all-around final

ET on NBC. "I'm still rejoicing. I have nothing to be ashamed about". "I have no regrets for the most part". Hernandez was not in contention for an all-around spot despite having finished second to Biles at trials. She's been bolstered by the encouragement of Karolyi for years. I am very fortunate that I have these parents that can come with me and support me and I can go to them after a bad day or after a good day and they're always still love me.

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Chloe Khan evicted from CBB house

Viewers had watched the pair have a huge argument in the house earlier in the show, in which Chloe accused Renee of being jealous of her relationship with Bear. "Big Brother was not aware of any contact between housemates before the show". According to OK Online , Chloe said she and Renne had discussed tactics before entering the house.

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Hillary Clinton releases income records as it's taxing times for Donald Trump

Tim Kaine of Virginia, and his wife, Anne Holton, also released their returns . Trump has repeatedly said he can't release his tax returns because he is under "continuous" audit by the IRS. "Donald Trump is hiding behind fake excuses and backtracking on his previous promises", said Jennifer Palmieri, communications director for the Clinton campaign.

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Olympic pools turn green

Canadian diver Jennifer Abel is set to compete in the women's three metre springboard preliminary event. The 22-year-old diving star said he didn't know why the pool was green and joked that maybe "Shrek has been in the pool". Brit Tom Daley takes part in a training session after the water in the diving pool turned green. Though chemical tests have been done and the pool was termed as safe by the authorities, some of the Australian athletes have complained about stinging and teary eyes after ...

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Harry Potter and the Cursed Child fans share excitement on Instagram

A press release issued by the company here said that as with the earlier Potter titles, this book too was printed under high security and complete secrecy. Also starring Katherine Waterston, Samantha Morton, Dan Fogler and Colin Farrell, Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them can be found in cinemas on November 18.

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Arianna Huffington leaves Huffington Post for new health startup

Going forward, Huffington will be putting all of her energy into Thrive Global , a startup focused on well-being and healthy living. The company has begun piloting trainings and workshops with Accenture, and it will launch after the USA election in November.

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Celebrity Big Brother's Chloe Khan and Stephen Bear are officially a 'thing'

Asked if Bear would be different in the house without her, she replied, "I think you haven't seen anything yet". "The exact thing she said to Bear, like "let's make a thing for the show", she said it to me before on Whatsapp", she said. The other housemates were asked to place segments with either Geordie Shore star Simpson or Khan's face on to a game show-style wheel, choosing which one they wanted to evict.

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More than 1000 rescued in Louisiana floods; 2 dead

The Red Cross has opened more than a dozen shelters across the state. While Gov. Edwards has confirmed two people have died in the Lousiana flooding, it does not mean those will be the only fatalities. One weather observer reported more than 17 inches of rainfall in Livingston, according to the National Weather Service . "It's real bad", Martin said of the flooding.

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Stocks opening lower on Wall Street (9:45 am)

It was also a historic day on Wall Street as the Dow, S&P 500 and Nasdaq all finished the session at new all-time closing highs for the first time since December 31, 1999. Giving the Nasdaq its biggest boost yesterday, shares of chipmaker Nvidia gained 5.6 per cent to US$63.04, a day after it reported its fastest quarterly sales growth in almost five years.

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Labour warfare intensifies with re-selection threat and 'Trots' claim

But Smith, who is relatively unknown in national politics, accused Corbyn of weak leadership and said it was vital to "translate our principles into power". "Some can remain in denial if they wish, but considering twelve months ago Northampton supported Yvette Cooper, this nomination is proof indeed that Jeremy has the support of a majority of local party members".

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White House transfers $81M to continue Zika vaccine research

The administration said on Thursday it had shifted $81 million in funds from other projects to continue work on developing vaccines to fight Zika in the absence of any funding from U.S. Galveston County officials and Judge Emmett emphasized that while as of yet there has been no locally-transmitted case of Zika in Texas, because the mosquito which carries the virus is present, the potential for outbreak always present.

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Clinton to dismiss Trump's economic plan as a 'friends and family discount'

Trump speaks in ridiculously disjointed rambles, always in search of self-aggrandizement, mixing in unrelated nonsense which pops into his head. Trump was a confident, celebrated businessman. Under a 1986 tax bill, the rate was phased down to 34 percent from 46 percent, he said. On Monday, Trump promoted his plan during a private fundraising appearance in the Canton area, which Renacci attended.

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Firefighters battle blazes in France and Portugal

Wildfires in southern France are threatening the city of Marseille , burning homes and forcing the evacuation of hundreds of residents, BBC reported. However, wildfires in Madeira's picturesque capital Funchal that had turned the sky orange and forced foreign holidaymakers to be evacuated were brought under control overnight.

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Polls: Clinton has strong leads in battleground states

The Clinton campaign's release gave them another opportunity to jab Trump for his refusal to release his own tax returns . Bucking decades of tradition , however, Trump has refused to release his tax returns. The release of tax information is generally expected of presidential candidates. Laureate Education paid him $1 million in 2015, for a total of $17.4 million since 2010, when Laureate's chairman first engaged him.

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Macy's to close 100 more stores. Is the department store era ending?

The company said in some cases, the stores to be closed hold more value to the company as real estate than as a store. The locations of the stores to be closed were not announced, but the company reported most of the stores will close in early 2017.

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US closing in on milestone 1000th gold medal

Le Clos' fourth medal broke him out of a tie with fellow swimmers Penny Heyns and Roland Schoeman. Schooling said: "I just tried to stick to my game plan, knew I would be out fast". The last time the American legend lost a major 100m fly final (Olympics and World Championships) was in 2005 when he ended 1.25sec behind compatriot Ian Crocker.

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Simone Biles Reveals Olympics Premonition, "Final Five" Special K Box on 'Today'

Simone Biles, Gabby Douglas, Aly Raisman, Laurie Hernandez, and Madison Kocian - revealed to People all the junk food they plan on eating once the Olympics are over. "It's for some of the African-Americans that have came before me and have been inspirations and mentors to me. I do hope that kind of goes away". Neal pumped Manuel up before the nighttime finals by singing and dancing together.

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Graziano to choose another CBB housemate to face eviction

But her tough reception didn't end with the crowds. After Chloe formed a relationship with Bear she feuded with housemates who had previously been her friends, such as Renee Graziano, who put Chloe up for eviction. Fate was also working against the model as the wheel landed on her face meaning that her time in the house was over. She defended controversial housemate Bear, saying: "He likes to spice it up...everyone takes it so personal and he's such a nice person really ".

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Huffington Post co-founder quitting firm

Thrive Global claims that $300 billion in the U.S.is lost to employees being stressed. Thrive Global is expected to provide both consumer content, including a website, apps, and events, and corporate offerings such as workshops and seminars.

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Rio 2016- Simone Biles wins her second gold in women's all

This year, the Organizing Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games in Rio noted that Biles, Olympic medalist Gabby Douglas and Olympic first-timer Laurie Hernandez make up the most diverse gymnastics team in United States history. She cited Maritza Correia and Cullen Jones as key role models in her swimming career. In 2012, he won silver in the 50m freestyle and 400m freestyle relay and gold in the 400m medley relay.


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