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Tillerson to press China on North Korea

But Tillerson, the former oilman Trump chose to head his diplomatic team, is expected to reaffirm support for Japan and South Korea, where he journeys Friday, before heading to China on Saturday. "North Korea is behaving very badly", he said. Tillerson is the latest in a parade of senior USA officials to have their photos taken at the border.

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Derek Walcott, Nobel Prize-winning poet - obituary

Caribbean poet Derek Walcott , who won the Nobel Prize for literature in 1992, died at the age of 87 at his home in St. Lucia, the Associated Press confirmed with his family. "I am primarily, absolutely a Caribbean writer", he once said during a 1985 interview published in The Paris Review . He left St. Lucia to immerse himself in literature at Jamaica's University College of the West Indies.

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Fired US attorney was investigating Price stock trades

The former NY attorney's probe concerned the legitimacy of Price's investments in biotech companies. (1) In March 2016, Price bought $15,000 worth of stock in Zimmer Biomet, a medical-device company. 'It may be that this trade was illegal, ' Schumer said on the Senate floor on Tuesday afternoon. In an unexplained reversal, Trump later asked for Bharara's resignation, and when that didn't happen, Bharara was sacked.

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Area Catholics can break meatless Friday rule on St. Patrick's Day

Patrick's Day. In the letter, Most Reverend Martin Amos explained that "Ash Wednesday and all of the Fridays of Lent are also days of abstinence", which means Catholics ages 14 and older shall not eat meat. Paul and Minneapolis; Atlanta and Savannah, Georgia; Omaha, Nebraska; and Jefferson City, Missouri. These are the archdioceses in the New York, New Jersey and CT area that have issued a pass to eat meat: - New York - Rockville Center - Brooklyn - Newark According to LICatholic.com, New ...

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Pour Your Guinness Properly This St. Patrick's Day

Or, one with a thin and watery head, that's dribbling down the side of a glass? The backlash was "pretty negative" said Olson. "We apparently pissed off the entire country. "We might as well have some fun and embrace it". Patrick McMurray, owner of Ceili Cottage, said that there is an art in pouring Guinness. Several blocks away at Gastown's Irish Heather pub, Irish-born operations manager Darren Pierce said Guinness reps in Ireland inspect pubs to see that their brew is poured ...

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Selena Gomez Wants You to Forget About Her

Real people who couldn't give two shits about who I was, who were fighting for their lives. The complete disassociation from the social media is working well for her. She poses for photos with some of her younger fans and says "Somebody I used to hang out with would always get very frustrated with me. Which is why I'm kind of under the radar, ghosting it a bit" said Selena .

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Alien: Covenant Sequel Title Revealed By Ridley Scott

Last week we brought you a featurette for Alien: Covenant which focussed on Michael Fassbender's Walter [watch it here], and now 20th Century Fox has released a United Kingdom trailer for Ridley Scott's highly-anticipated follow-up to Prometheus, although sadly it doesn't offer up anything in the way of new footage.

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Sandi Toksvig and Noel Fielding to present The Great British Bake Off

Meanwhile, QI host Sandi Toksvig has been confirmed as a new presenter, alongside former The Mighty Boosh star Noel Fielding. If Channel 4 are drunk, then fetch me one of whatever they are drinking. However, when Mel and Sue were first introduced as presenters of the original series, not everyone was on board or dare we say, even knew who the pancake flip they were.

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Splits? It's the pits, say Little Mix

But unlike Liam Payne, Harry Styles, Louis Tomlinson and Niall Horan who chose to take a break from the group to focus on their individual careers, Perrie Edwards, Jesy Nelson, Jade Thirwall and Leigh-Anne Pinnock are reportedly splitting due to a feud between two members.

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Cocaine Robot Arrested On Federal Narcotics Smuggling Charge

Both men were flying to NY from the Dominican Republic when they were caught, but it's not yet clear whether the two cases are linked. Gomez was traveling from the Dominican Republic. Gomez flew into New York Thursday and looked extremely nervous, officials said. Earlier this month, customs agents arrested Juan Carlos Galan Luperon, a Manhattan resident, who tried pulling the same stunt when he arrived at JFK also from Dominican Republic.

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Tattoo artist testifies in Aaron Hernandez double-murder trial

Locke, who will determine whether Nelson will testify in front of the jury, was shown a number of photos of Hernandez's tattoos. In defense of their client, Hernandez's lawyer said the tattoo artist's testimony was different than what he had told police.

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Salon in Spain transforms homeless man in to a sleek hipster

He is off the streets now and admitted today in an interview with a Spanish TV station, where hair salon owner Salva Garcia revealed Jose Antonio had received financial assistance from a company which wished to remain anonymous: "It wasn't just a change of look".

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Netflix finally added a button to skip the opening credits

As we've seen with Netflix when it comes to show ratings numbers, the company is keeping details of the feature close to the vest. Viewers have mostly reported seeing it appear while streaming on computers. The feature is ideal for when you've reached the cliffhanger end of an episode and need to know what happens next immediately . Title sequences are typically pretty short, so to me it's a non-issue.

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Kris Jenner celebrates Rob Kardashian's 30th birthday: 'I am so proud'

Their roller coaster relationship has been full of surprises since its inception in early 2015, but Blac Chyna and Rob Kardashian reportedly broke up (for real) in February 2016. "Rob thinks it's the right decision", a source told Us Weekly at the time. Sources are claiming that Kylie and Blac are once again at odds amid reports Chyna may be gearing up for a big custody battle with Jenner's half-brother Rob Kardashian , with whom she has 4-month-old daughter Dream .

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March Madness: "Steaks" are High for Northern Kentucky Against Kentucky

Sadly, the No. 2 seed Kentucky Wildcats await in the first round making this one of the toughest challenges for John Brannen's troops who fell to the only two teams it faced that qualified for the tournament in the regular season. United Kingdom freshman guard Malik Monk averages 20.4 points a game. Jones admits, if NKU was playing any other team except United Kingdom, she'd be rooting for them: "A lot of Kentucky fans are excited for them because it's a great stage to be on and ...

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'BBC dad' parody imagines how a mother would've reacted

In the video, BBC Mom maintains complete composure despite facing far crazier interruptions than BBC Dad had. Last week, Robert Kelly , an American professor in South Korea, was talking on the air to BBC News via Skype when his two kids stole the show by rushing into the room and crashing his live interview .

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Care bill vote in House to be held next week

But the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) on Monday released a report evaluating the replacement plan, christened by the GOP as the American Health Care Act . "The problem with this bill is that everything is wrong with it", Labrador said Thursday. Right now, there are not enough backers to get the bill out of the House of Representatives.

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Macon breweries join 8 others in upcoming craft beer festival

Traditional: A brewer that has a majority of its total beverage alcohol volume in beers whose flavor derives from traditional or innovative brewing ingredients and their fermentation. "Flavored malt beverages are not considered beers". "Recent high-profile takeovers by larger breweries have given entrepreneurs and their backers proof of what can be achieved and proper benchmarks of how craft breweries can be valued".

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Hanson heading out on world tour for 25th anniversary

The " Middle of Everywhere 25th Anniversary Tour " will start June 1 in Cologne, Germany, with current plans to end October 27 in Houston. If a Hanson tour was on your 2017 to-do list, you're in luck. The tour announcement comes a few months after the brothers revealed they would release their second Christmas album, ooh Christmas , later this year.

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Baahubali Actor Prabhas exhausted of playing Baahubali in the sequel

The trailer of the second instalment which is bigger, more grand and bloodier as Prabhas ( Baahubali ) takes on Rana Daggubati (king Bhallala Deva). He also added that Baahubali was a franchise and he had no plans of ruining the movie for money, so it would end as a two part flick.

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Gregg Allman cancels all 2017 tour plans

The nixed dates include four shows at The Grand Opera House in Macon, Georgia (which themselves had already been rescheduled), a handful of gigs at New York's City Winery, and concerts in Chattanooga and Robinsville, Mississippi. Allman canceled other shows last August due to pneumonia , and he called cancelling shows "the hardest thing I've had to do in a long, long time. Good enough isn't working for us all".

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'Thor: Ragnarok' Plot Details, Release Date: Thor and Jane Already Broke Up

But even beyond these points, Jane Foster was an important part of the #Thor movies - as a scientist she added another dimension to the story, solving numerous problems herself. Yes, that's right, Thor is single again. It's not as hard as you may think! But, what's going on with Hela, the new baddie in the third installment of this cosmic Marvel series? We know what Thor is up to these days.

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Katamarayudu Gets U Certificate

Pawan Kalyan and Balakrishna may soon be pitted against each other; not at the box-office though, but in real life. Shruti Haasan played Pawan's love interest in the film which is said to be a village based family entertainer. Katamarayudu teaser has already created records on the Youtube. Whatmore, all the mega heroes have reportedly received the invitations to be part of this event to congratulate Pawan and wish him for Katamarayudu .

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Fire rips through two duplexes in the city of Watertown Thursday

Video captured by Maria Roeck shows the fire raging through the two-story residence. A firefighter was injured and taken to Mount Auburn Hospital in Cambridge, CBS Boston reported . The state fire marshal's office said it's still investigating the cause of the fire but that it doesn't appear suspicious. Get free real-time news alerts from the Stoughton Patch.

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Patrick's celebration marks the day that he died

There are also formal gatherings such as banquets and dances, although these were more common in the past. Whatever your heritage, St. Patrick's Day is an excuse to have a little fun and we encourage everyone to get in this spirit this Friday.

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Badrinath Ki Dulhania collection Day 6: Alia-Varun's film continues winning streak

After seeing the film, the audience is coming out of the theatres with happy faces. Badrinath Ki Dulhania, a sequel to Alia and Varun's 2014 hit film Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania , made a business of Rs 5.95 crore on Wednesday. The movie sends a very strong message in an interesting way. From Student Of The Year to Badrinath Ki Dulhania , Alia , who has turned 24 today has certainly come a long way.

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Is the new British Bake Off team a recipe for success?

Selasi Gbormittah - who also competed on the show when it was on the BBC - wasn't shocked by the choice of presenters and she thinks Noel, 43, will be a great addition because he'll provide much-needed humour in the intense baking tent. Celebrity baker Paul Hollywood is the only member of the original team to remain on the show. In a statement , she said that Fielding "is one of the nicest guys in show business".

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Rick Ross Warned Meek Mill About Dating Nicki Minaj

Chris Rock has become a staple in the rap game to speak on several Hip-Hop tracks through out the years. Rick Ross' hate for Birdman is no secret. Whether this is a Meek loyalty situation, a publicity stunt or genuine shade, we don't know, but while Nicki is wearing nipple pasties and hair cloaks , people seem to be out there slowly chipping away at her throne.

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Here's a new trailer for Transformers

The trailer, which will be attached to Disney's "Beauty and the Beast" this weekend, reveals more about Moner's character, Izzy, who has seen very little screen time in previous trailers. It offers a certain grim survivalist tone with kid-friendly gee-whiz adventure, mixing The Goonies with The Hunger Games/Rogue One in a way that oddly works.

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Final GOT season will consist of just six episodes

If you have been a fan of Games of Thrones and just can not wait for the season seven to premiere on your television screens, we give you another reason to make you impatient. Season 7, which starts airing this July, is also going to be short, at seven episodes. Benioff and Weiss let the SXSW audience know that it's not just a task for the two of them, but for the other two writers, too.

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Marion Cotillard Welcomes a Baby Girl

The couple already has a five-year-old son, Marcel. Marion Cotillard is a new mother again. She detailed that the roles she enjoys the most are ones that require her to be as far removed from herself as possible. And, according to People , the twosome are now parents to a handsome baby girl. "Firstly, many years ago, I met the man of my life, father of our son and of the baby we are expecting".

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Gwyneth Paltrow Planning Wedding Of The Year With Brad Falchuk

Well, it is yet to see if the rumors will be confirmed and if Gwyneth really plans a wedding in the near future. Paltrow posted this picture to Instagram with Falchuk to wish him 'Happy birthday.' - Picture via Instagram.com/GwynethPaltrowLOS ANGELES, March 16 - It looks like Gwyneth Paltrow and Brad Flachuk may be headed down the aisle, or so claims a report in the latest issue of Us Weekly .

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US CPI Inflation Strengthens 2.7% YOY in February

Fresh food prices surged 11% and energy prices advanced 11.4%. USA consumer prices in February rose at the fastest pace in almost five years compared to the same month of 2016, the Labour Department reported on Wednesday. It had risen steadily since then, peaking at 18.7 percent in January this year. Analysts in a median estimate forecast annual CPI to grow by a similar amount.

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Leicester pulled off impossible again: Morgan

But there was still time for late drama as Kasper Schmeichel was adjudged to have fouled Machin Vitolo in the area - but the Leicester custodian atoned for his error by guessing right and saving Steven Nzonzi's penalty. 'They'll fall of their perch again - guaranteed - because they've done it once they'll do it again - they'll let you down again'. "It is about confidence".

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Chris Rock Jumps On Rick Ross's 'Idols Become Rivals' Track

Collaborations in this album are many. The post Rick Ross Says He Told Meek Mill Not To Trust Nicki Minaj appeared first on 360Nobs.com. "Damn Stunna. The two have been involved in a very public beef for years. Shortly after the track surfaced online, Ross took to Instagram to share his thoughts while heaping up a lot of praises for Lil Wayne .


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