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Numerous opioids found in Prince home

Investigators found "narcotic medications" in Prince's estate in Minnesota after he died of an opioid overdose a year ago, some in vitamin bottles, but none had been prescribed to the pop star, according to court records released Monday.

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Shraddha- Arjun's soulful track from Half Girlfriend will leave you awestruck!

Penned by Manoj Muntashir and composed by Mithoon, the track has exactly delivered the feel that we expect from a Mohit Suri film. The rest of the visuals in Main Phir Bhi Tumko Chaahunga do little to enhance or add to the feel of the song.

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Minus 3 resting starters, Milwaukee falls to Boston in regular-season finale

While most one-versus-eight matchups are a bit of an afterthought when thinking about the most intriguing postseason pairings, the upcoming series should be filled with plenty of drama. Thomas later extended his club record by making a 3-pointer in his 57th consecutive game. "He's been that height for a long time now, so he's mastered it", Butler said .

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Lady Gaga debuts new song called The Cure at Coachella music festival

Creepy! Did she take a macabre cue from her time on American Horror Story? Her Coachella performance on Saturday night of Weekend 1 (April 15) was as prolific as it was dynamic, with piano versions of her hits that showcased her voice, fierce choreography, and all the pyro/confetti a pop star could want.

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UK election talk builds ahead of surprise statement from May

Mrs May had previously said categorically that the next general election would be held as scheduled in 2020, and many Conservative backbenchers had shown little enthusiasm for a vote. "I have only recently and reluctantly come to this conclusion", the PM said. Under Britain's Fixed-Term Parliaments Act, elections are held every five years, but the prime minister can call a snap election if two-thirds of lawmakers vote for it.

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He Kept Bags of Pills; Used Bodyguard's Name for Prescriptions

FILE - In this February 4, 2007, file photo, Prince performs during the halftime show at the Super Bowl XLI football game in Miami. "He flew from San Francisco, was met by Prince representatives, went to Paisley Park, and sadly Prince looked like he was experiencing a drug overdose, and (he) called 911 as a responsible person would".

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Jared Kushner joins Gen. Joseph Dunford for Islamic State talks in Baghdad

Stepping up the drive to clear out Islamic State's last strongholds in Syria and Iraq , Jared Kushner, President Trump's son-in-law and increasingly influential adviser , arrived Monday with Joint Chiefs of Staff head Gen. Kushner's West Wing portfolio is robust. It's Kushner's first to Iraq, and his highest-profile global trip yet. Jared Kushner and his participation in such important visit to the Middle East meant to be the far-reaching portfolio of the young businessman who is part ...

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Rays Slug Four Homers, Losing Streak Ends At Three

Steven Wright hopes his knuckleball wakes up before Tampa Bay's hitters do when the Boston Red Sox host the Rays in the annual Patriots Day game on Monday morning at Fenway Park. Snell walked Ramirez on 4 pitches, and loaded the bases with Xander Bogaerts . He became the ninth Major League Baseball pitcher since 1913 - the first with the Red Sox - to strike out 10 while getting 13 or fewer outs.

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Prince William speaks with Lady Gaga on mental health

The video, posted on the Royal Family's Facebook page , is the newest film in the #oktosay series, which shows people from all walks of life discussing their own mental health challenges. The multi-platinum recording artist revealed how hard yet therapeutic it was when she finally addressed her own challenges with PTSD. "You feel like something's wrong with you".

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Sean Spicer apologises amid uproar over Holocaust remark

Less than 24 hours earlier, Spicer compared Syrian dictator Bashar Al-Assad's chemical weapons attack on his own citizens to Adolf Hitler's actions. "It's painful to myself to know I did something like that", the White House spokesman said. "I would ask , obviously, for folks' forgiveness". A statement that overlooked the millions of people Hitler sent to the gas chambers, sparking outrage around the globe.

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Turkey's referendum could signal trouble ahead for the country, experts say

The opposition was particularly incensed by a decision by the YSK to allow voting papers without official stamps to be counted, which they said opened the way for fraud. The changes will take effect after the next election in 2019. Stability was certainly on the minds of conservative supporters of Erdogan who voted to abandon the decades-old parliamentary system.

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Watch David Letterman Induct Pearl Jam Into Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame

Perry might even team up for a song or two with the band when it performs later in the evening, TMZ is reporting . He was the first person ever to be inducted in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1986. Musical Excellence inductee Nile Rodgers , best known for his work with funk and disco pioneers Chic and collaborations with David Bowie and Madonna, rounded out the 2017 class.

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French police thwart attack days before election

Earlier today, the Interior Minister said that security was tightened across France ahead of the election. Fekl did not discuss potential targets, but Marine Le Pen , the far-Right Front National candidate, is due to hold a campaign rally in the port city on Wednesday.

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Vin Diesel was not first choice for Fast & Furious tough guy

So how does the latest - and craziest - Fast & Furious movie rank against the others. "I had been working with Paul Walker on another movie, Skulls , and I gave him the [Fast and the Furious] script", Neil said on The Bill Simmons podcast .

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Wing Mission studio Criterion is working on Star Wars: Battlefront II

Last week, a brief 30 second trailer for the next Star Wars: Battlefront game leaked on to the web. That means the likes of Darth Maul, Yoda, Kylo Ren and Rey will be among the new characters. While the original Star Wars: Battlefront was fairly well-received, the game was still dinged by critics for the lack of a substantive single-player campaign as a fully-priced retail title.

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Sweden attack suspect demands Sunni lawyer

Earlier today, a Briton was confirmed among the people killed in the Stockholm terrorist attack, Swedish police have said. The 39-year-old man from Uzbekistan admitted responsibility for a "terrorist crime" at a custody hearing on Tuesday morning.

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British PM trying to force "hard Brexit" with election call -Scotland's Sturgeon

SNP deputy leader Angus Robertson said the General Election would be a "straight choice in Scotland" between the SNP and the Tories. The prime minister is expected to win the support of the required two-thirds of MPs, which she needs to call an election before the next scheduled date of 2020, with no opposition parties indicating they will oppose the move.

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N Korea missile launch fails day after military parade

The North regularly launches short-range missiles, but is also developing mid-range and long-range missiles meant to target US troops in Asia and, eventually, the USA mainland. Choe is considered by outside analysts to be the country's most powerful official after the leader Kim Jong Un. One former high-ranking intelligence official briefed on the program said the effort was stymied by North Korea's utter secrecy and extreme isolation of its communications systems.

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29th Annual Easter Sunrise Service

Syro-Malankara Church Major Archbishop Cardinal Mar Baselios Cleemis led the Easter service at the St. Mary's Cathedral in Pattom. One of the clergy swung a censer to release incense. "It's a lovely day", said one attendee. An "egg-cellent" event celebrating Easter weekend drew thousands of people to a South Florida church, Saturday afternoon.

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'Survivor' Fans Are Disgusted At The Contestant Who Outed His Transgender Teammate

During and after the show, many viewers took to Twitter to express their disappointment in Varner's actions. "In calling me deceptive, Varner invoked one of the most odious stereotypes of transgender people , a stereotype that is often used as an excuse for violence and even murder", Smith wrote in an op-ed for The Hollywood Reporter .

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Documents highlight Prince's struggle with opioid addiction

The legendary musician was found alone and unresponsive in an elevator at his Paisley Park home on April 21 a year ago. According to the coroner's report, Prince, 57, accidentally overdosed on the powerful opiod medicine fentanyl - a drug 30 times stronger than heroin.

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F8 seals 'Fate' of competitors after breaking box office record

The eighth " Furious " franchise film, which an unforgiving critical eye might say is maybe a few classy vehicle chases ahead of a video game, stars Vin Diesel, The Rock, Ludacris and Charlize Theron . Considering that the " Furious " franchise pulled in $190 million of its weekend haul in China, the Star Wars franchise might still be the king of the movie kingdom.

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WWE: Ring collapses in Brawn Stawman and Big Show fight on RAW

Strowman, 6-8 and 385 pounds, delivered a superplex to the 7-0, 383-pound Big Show. RAW general manager Kurt Angle came out and said Strowman had the night off, but Strowman is Mr. Finn Balor def. Curt Hawkins by pin following the Coup de Grace. The two met in the ring for the show's main event and it was as if everything was in slow-motion.

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Fast & Furious 8 premieres in India

The two of them liked the idea. Dom of course scoffs at the notion of betraying those he loves, but Cipher produces something on her phone that makes Dom take one look, and instantly shed all bravado, opting to help Cipher steal an EMP device that can be used to extort the governments of the world.

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Theresa May to make a statement this morning

The Prime Minister said she would look to hold the vote on Thursday, June 8. Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has previously indicated that he would instruct Labour MPs to vote in favour of an early election. She said the government had the right plan to negotiate Brexit, and there would be no change of course. It means there are two circumstances in which there could be an early election: If two-thirds of the House of Commons votes for one or if the government loses a no-confidence vote and a ...

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Senate Confirms Neil Gorsuch to U.S

Supreme Court. 'Gorsuch's legal philosophy is far to the right of most Americans who believe in a woman's right to vote or to reproductive freedom, a separation of church and state, equal protection, marriage equality for same-sex couples or civil rights protections for vulnerable communities, ' Zbur said in a statement .

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Twenty-one arrested in California as Trump supporters, opponents clash

Civic Center Park. A regularly scheduled farmer's market, which is usually held adjacent to the park, was cancelled as a precaution. The Trump supporters descended upon the MLK Jr. Democratic Rep. Maxine Waters, of California, said there's nothing to prevent Trump from releasing his income taxes and that "the simple truth is he's got a lot to hide".

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'Mother of all Bombs' kills 36 ISIS militants, afghan officials say

The U.S. military headquarters in Kabul said in a statement that the bomb was dropped at 7:32 p.m. local time Thursday. The bomb used in the strike is claimed to be the biggest-ever non-nuclear bomb. U.S. State Department spokesman Mark Toner said Washington is "working with the government of Afghanistan and our partners in the region in order to deny any terrorist organization - that includes Al Qaeda as well - a safe haven or any kind of material support on the ground".

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Gorsuch dives into the fray at first Supreme Court arguments

Little can be gleaned about a justice's judicial philosophy from oral arguments, certainly not in cases like yesterday's involving technical procedural rules that would bore even the nerdiest of litigation attorneys. Today, religious freedom advocates say the amendment is used by secularists to cut off all religious groups from state funding. This " nuclear option " allowed the Democratic filibuster to be broken by Republicans, as it allows the filibusters of Supreme Court nominees to be ...

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How Prince hid his deadly painkiller drug addiction

Some pill bottles had Prince's long-time friend and estate manager Kirk Johnson's name on them. They appear to reveal methods Prince was using to support and hide an addition to prescription painkillers. But he "put the prescription in Kirk Johnson's name for Prince's privacy". Last week ABC News spoke to the Carver County Sheriff's Office, which said the investigation into Prince's death is "open and active".

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Steve Perry joins Journey for Hall of Fame induction

Also paying tribute to the rapper was Alicia Keys, who led a piano medley of "Ambitionz Az A Ridah", "I Ain't Mad At Cha", and "Changes", as well as Treach (from Naughty by Nature), YG and T.I., who closed with a rendition of "Keep Ya Head Up".

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Lady Gaga drops new track, performs Beyonce duet at Coachella

Even though Lady Gaga became the headliner of 2017 Coachella Festival , her rise to fame can be owed to Beyonce, who declined to take part in the festival given her pregnancy and gestation period. It's the place to be for music lovers everywhere, with each year's festival getting bigger and bigger. At one point, she was seen getting off the stage and high-fiving people at the front of the pit.

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Trump Caught Between Pleasing Conservatives and Moderates on Health Care

While progress had been made, the officials and House lawmakers said no bill text had been agreed on and no decisions had been made by the various Republican factions. This time, however, Needham said the Freedom Caucus had agreed to major concessions in order to secure Tuesday Group support. "Grassroots conservatives worked tirelessly to give Republicans the House, the Senate, and you, sir, the presidency", the letter said.

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Lady Gaga Absolutely Slays Coachella, Debuts New Single 'The Cure'

The Irish trip-hop singer took the stage with her face covered by a mask made of interjoined dolls and later carried over her head a faceless, zebra-colored dummy. Los Angeles-based helicopter charter service Brand X Aviation is giving visitors the opportunity to take part in their luxury VIP helicopter service to and from this weekend's Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival in Indio , CA in its twin-engine Sikorsky S76 helicopter.

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Braves' Ender Inciarte does all the firsts at SunTrust Park

Ender Inciarte hit his fourth homer in the seventh. The Atlanta Braves officially started a new era for the franchise on Friday night, with their first game at SunTrust Park against the San Diego Padres. I thought they did a nice job with it. "They got to me in the later innings, but I felt good". He's out indefinitely with a calf injury, and Leonard took advantage for his fourth career playoff game of 30-plus points.


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