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Justin Timberlake's Teen Choice Speech Is Something We All Need To Hear

Jessica Alba got emotional while introducing teen family members of victims from the Orlando, Newtown and San Bernardino shootings, as well as Alton Sterling's son , Cameron. Christina Grimmie fans have called out the Teen Choice Awards for omitting the former The Voice US contestant from a segment about gun violence.

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Police searching for gunman who killed imam, companion

Maulama Akonjee, who had led the Bangladeshi Muslim community since his arrival in Queens almost two years ago and is married with children, was shot while walking with another Muslim leader Thara Uddin. "The perpetrator of these senseless killings must be swiftly apprehended and face the full force of the law", he added. Last year, hate crimes against Muslims and mosques across the country tripled following extremist attacks in Paris and San Bernardino, California, the New York Times ...

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Mike Pence denies he is Donald Trump's clean-up man

The Clintons main sources of income were Mr Clinton s paid speeches, to the tune of $5.2 million, and a payment to Hillary Clinton from the publisher of her last book, Simon & Schuster, for three million dollars. It has fueled rampant speculation about just how rich he is, how much he earns, the percentage of income he remits to Uncle Sam and the extent of his contributions to charity.

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Leslie Jones is live-tweeting from the Olympics in Rio

Her tweets included video of her lively - and at times raucous - reactions to watching Team USA's performance, cheering them on. Winter Olympics star Shaun White will have a chance to medal in the summer games now that skateboarding will be added as a sport in 2020, and Jones lost it when she met him too.

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Olympic organizers shut pool to treat green water

FINA claims water tanks "ran out some of the chemicals used in the water treatment process". Some divers have complained about itchy eyes, though officials insist that there is no medical risk, despite the murky water. The diving and water polo pools are part of the Maria Lenk Aquatics Centre, a permanent facility which opened in 2007. Officials said training was cancelled as "the water must be still for the pool to return to its blue colour".

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NBC predicts record profit from Rio Olympics

And fourth-biggest all time for NBC, besides United States of America vs. Going into Wednesday night, which saw a steep ratings drop after several nights of Michael Phelps-fueled interest, the 2016 Rio Summer Games were pulling an average 28.6 million viewers and 15.6 household rating.

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Clinton releases 2015 tax returns. Is Trump next?

Along with an entitled pension of $200,000 a year as former U.S. President, Bill's independent consultant business brought in a whopping $1.7 million. Tax lawyers say there is nothing to stop a person making their return public while it is before the IRS; it does not prejudice the outcome of the audit process.

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Ex-CIA agent, BYU grad running for president as independent

He's down for the count. Evan McMullin , a former undercover Central Intelligence Agency agent who announced he will run as an independent in the USA presidential election in November, studied in Israel during his undergraduate degree.

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Paul Pogba banned for Man United's EPL opener

But at Manchester United Football Club you can not say differently, we have to fight for the title". "He's a maverick, he's got a great personality, and I think at Manchester United you need someone like that", added Cole. "I certainly don't - and I know that the club do not - take that for granted". 'People can say he is not going to play every game from the start, like in the second part of last season, but this is a gift for the kid, too.

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Watch as National Basketball Association player LeBron James joins Drake on stage

James appeared onstage at the Nationwide Arena for " Pop Style ", with "the King" dancing along to the Views track and helping out Drake on the chorus. Drake's always been a fan of LeBron-James showed up to one of Drake's first state-side marquee shows in 2009, at SOBs in New York City-even though the two appeared to get in a bit of a verbal back-and-forth on the sidelines at Air Canada Centre during the Eastern Conference Finals.

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Rio Olympics: 20 Captivating Images From The Opening Ceremony

Overall, the atmosphere in the Maracana was celebratory, as a succession of actors, dancers and musicians raced through routines meant to showcase Brazil's culture, diversity and history, even finding time for a brief lecture on environmental issues.

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JoJo breaks down after sending home one of her final two suitors

Joelle Hannah Fletcher, will you marry me?" "If I only had feelings for one guy", she explained, "it would have been smooth sailing". In the previous episode, JoJo and the remaining suitors' time in Thailand ended with Chase being eliminated and the real estate agent presenting Jordan Rodgers and Robby Hayes with roses.

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Olympics Rio 2016: Mo Farah recovers from fall to take 10000m gold

Ennis-Hill's 6.34m was solid enough though as the two headed into the javelin looking as if the gold was between them but Thiam's massive 53.13 throw effectively settled it. Farah started the race in his traditional style, taking it easy and going at a steady pace with a big finish no doubt the plan. Farah added: "I thought about all my hard work and that it could all be gone in a minute".

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Corbyn camp clashes with Watson over 'Trotsky entryists' claim

CLPs can give supporting nominations but have no direct effect on the race. Leicester East and Charnwood have already endorsed Owen Smith. Their views will always be respected in our union- that's our proud tradition. Peter Taaffe said he wanted the Socialist party, which was called Militant until 1997, to be "part of the process of the regeneration of the Labour movement as a whole and particularly of the Labour party" under Jeremy Corbyn.

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Bush Cabinet Secretary Will Vote Clinton, Is 'Afraid' of Donald Trump

Trump's speech. OK?" "I have one resume here for Donald Trump, I have one resume here for Hillary Clinton, and I've chosen this resume", Gutierrez said, indicating Clinton. "We've got an un-indicted felon as his opponent and you're talking about Khan, about him making a remark about this man", Paladino, a former NY gubernatorial candidate, told interviewer Connell McShane on Imus in the Morning.

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Tributes Roll In For The Late Kenny Baker, The Man Inside R2D2

Despite the fame he reaped from the Star Wars character R2-D2, Baker told the BBC in 2001 that his favorite role was Fidgit in 1981's Time Bandits . The 3ft 8in (1.12m) actor was in a joint theatrical act called the Mini Tones with friend Jack Purvis, and the duo had just made the final of talent show Opportunity Knocks, so Baker left the Star Wars team.

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Court Ruling Bars Thousands Of Members From Labour Contest

As Mr Corbyn's team analyse what the ruling means for his leadership bid, the leader will say: "We are using this leadership contest to demonstrate the new and innovative methods the Labour Party will use to run our general election campaign in order to win back seats like Milton Keynes North and South".

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Celebrity Big Brother's Renee Graziano and Heavy D clash over mess

But Chloe Khan may have just ruined it for us forever, as she's let slip that she was WHATSAPPING Renee before the show. Asked if she had heard that from Graziano, Khan defended herself, saying: "The exact thing she said to Bear about making a thing (romance) for the show, she said to me before on Whatsapp.so I knew she was trying to create a thing in there".

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Green pool to be drained, say Olympic officials

Asked if they had a Plan B, Andrada said: "We do but we always found Plan A is better than Plan B". "We learned a painful lesson the hard way". The operation should be finished by 7:00 am on Sunday, Nascimento said - four hours before synchronised swimming gets underway with the duets free routine.

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Olympics women's gymnastics results: August 7

China , 2008 Olympic champions, scored 175.279 to lead Russian Federation by 0.659 with reigning Olympic and world champions the United States, Britain, Brazil, Germany, the Netherlands, France, Canada and Japan competing later. "I think the two-per-country rule is the dumbest thing ever ". By her own admission she was "laughing so hysterically" during the team's lunch Sunday that she was admonished by USA national team director Martha Karolyi.

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Hen party gatecrashes Dan Walker's Rio 2016 Olympics coverage

He even invited the bride-to-be onto the camera and once the singing entourage realized it was BBC they were on, they started a 'BBC! BBC! Ever the professional, Dan took it in his stride and waved bride Maria over for a chat. The Bridge, Maria, proudly revealed she was getting married on 17 September, while her cohort of revellers chanted "Maria, Maria, Maria". A sheepish walker says "This is lovely" before Maria adds: "I want to say something for my husband".

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Kenny Baker - R2-D2 actor - dies aged 83

He had a very long and fulfilled life. His niece, Abigail Shield , confirmed his passing to the BBC and The Guardian on Saturday, noting he had been battling illness for some time. "I eventually ended up with Kenny Baker , who was small with upper-body strength. He was R2D2 I was lucky enough to work with him for many years RIP lovely man ".

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Star Wars actor behind R2-D2, Kenny Baker, dead at 81

His niece, Abigail Shield , confirmed his passing to the BBC and The Guardian on Saturday, noting he had been battling illness for some time. Baker suffered from chest problems in his later years and was confined to a wheelchair more recently, but he would still sign autographs, Mans says.

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Nationals OF Bryce Harper undergoes MRI on neck problem

Rizzo was referring to the treatment that Harper has received for his neck problem, which Verducci referenced in his article and had been previously reported. Andy Pettitte: "I had a chance to see Alex as a young player in the league, and I knew immediately he was going to be special. So we're doing all we can, he's doing all he can to try to alleviate this problem".

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Pep Guardiola: 'Manchester City deserved to beat Sunderland'

Hull caretaker manager Phelan said team spirit had been the key. "Today I chose this line up but that doesn't mean they won't play in the future". Man City's new boss Guardiola marked his first game in charge by dropping England goalkeeper Joe Hart in favour of Willy Caballero, and also debuts to £47.5m man John Stones, and £13.8m new signing Nolito.

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U.S. wins gold in women's 4x100 medley relay for milestone medal

After King won gold in the 100-meter breaststroke over Efimova, she took a shot at the Russian. The Russian swimmer was provisionally banned after testing positive for meldonium this year, but governing body FINA overturned the decision on advice from the World Anti-Doping Agency.

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Trial Of AG Kathleen Kane Continues As Former Aides Testify For Prosecution

Consultant Josh Morrow is testifying Thursday under a grant of immunity at Kane's perjury and corruption trial. Despite that, the former first deputy attorney general made a key error in testifying before a grand jury, telling the panel he passed the documents to a political consultant Joshua Morrow eight days later than he actually did, he acknowledged.

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Islamic State Link : One Person from Kerala arrested by Mumbai Police

He was brought to the city and produced before a court which sent him to police custody till August 20. He has been reportedly accused to have taken classes to the people freshly recruited to the IS, besides playing a role in luring the youth, including many who were missing from the state, to the extremist ideology.

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DEA Decides to Keep Marijuana Illegal Under Federal Law

But the Drug Enforcement Administration did open the door to more research on the drug and its possible medical uses . It is a thorough, deliberate, and exacting process grounded in science, and properly so, because the safety of our citizens relies on it.

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Kevin Hart Marries Eniko Parrish in Romantic Santa Barbara Wedding

It was a long time in coming. We got seven years under our belt, been engaged for two. Hart's 8-year-old son, Hendrix, served as the best man. The reception was pretty awesome. He'll team up with Dwayne Johnson again for a reboot of the 1995 classic "Jumanji", appear with Bryan Cranston in a remake of the 2011 French dramedy "The Intouchables", rhyme with Motown Records as Chocolate Droppa, and launch his own streaming comedy series , "Laugh Out Loud", to give a platform to emerging comics.

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History's greatest Olympic athlete says goodbye

If that was the end - and Phelps insists it was - what a way to go out. Justin Gatlin of the United States, considered Bolt's main rival for the gold medal, recorded the fastest time of the heats with 10.01 seconds. "But you're going to be seeing a lot of other wonderful people". The US' two victories on Saturday gave them 16 out of a possible 32 swimming gold medals here.

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Geordie Shore star faces the boot from Celebrity Big Brother

Housemates were asked to stand behind plinths, and decide whom they would like to be evicted by each placing a segment of the person they wanted to evict in the wheel. I do care about her a lot. And it can't be denied that at first, Renee did make a beeline for Bear , and until he got into the often X-rated relationship with Chloe, he appeared to be lapping up the attention from Renee.

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Manuel, Oleksiak swim to tie for 100 free gold

Phelps won by nearly two seconds at the Rio Games on Thursday to secure his 22nd Olympic gold medal. Sarah Sjostrom of Sweden won the bronze medal on Thursday. "I think that this win kind of helps bring hope and change to some of the issues that are going on". "This is awesome, to tie for a gold", she said.

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Arianna Huffington To Exit The Huffington Post

But anyone who's attended her conference appearances over the last couple of years-as I have-knows where she believes health and wellness begin. She also said she felt it was time to understand when one door closes, another opens. 10, 2014. Huffington actively pursued other projects, including heavy promotion of her new book , " The Sleep Revolution: Transforming Your Life, One Night at a Time".

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Disgraced Former Rep. Mark Foley Attends Trump Rally in Florida

The same day, the reality show star acknowledged that his lack of political correctness could cost him the election if Americans reject his blunt approach. In Utah, typically a reliably Republican state, Trump's challenges have been particularly striking. But the allegation had elicited fresh concerns about Trump's relationship with the truth and his preparedness to be commander in chief.


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