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Richard Simmons sues National Enquirer for libel over transgender claims

Simmons, a leader in the fitness industry for decades, has not been seen in public since 2014. "Our story was based on credible sources who were in Mr. People reports that Simmons is also calling out his former associate, Mauro Oliveira , for sharing the false and libelous sex-change information with National Enquirer and Radar Online , and having "blackmailed, extorted and stalked" him.

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French President-elect Macron gears up for challenges ahead

The French interior ministry said on Monday the centrist candidate had been elected president with 66.06 per cent of valid votes cast in Sunday's runoff election, after accounting for all but 0.01 per cent of France's 47 million registered voters.

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Preds head into Game 4 with series lead against St. Louis Blues

Louis Blues and Nashville Predators slugged it out in a manner more suited for Nissan Stadium than Bridgestone Arena. A Blues victory would return home ice advantage to St. St. Louis captain Alex Pietrangelo also wasn't happy with the way the officials called the penalties from the scrum. "Everybody wants the first goal", Laviolette said.

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Queen Elizabeth's Husband Prince Philip Announces Retirement From Public Engagements

The Duke of Edinburgh and the monarch have been married for 77 years. On Wednesday he described himself as "the world's most experienced plaque-unveiler" on a visit to Lord's cricket ground in London . A year ago he attended 219 royal engagements. She has stopped making long-haul air flights to other Commonwealth countries. Her heir apparent, Prince Charles , is already 68 years old.

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Ryan Seacrest is Kelly Ripa's new co-host on 'Live'

The seat has been open since former co-host Michael Strahan abruptly left previous year for " Good Morning America ". But, now that the news is finally public, the two seemed ecstatic to be sharing the stage together-immediately falling into sync with one another as they chatted about Ripa's wedding anniversary, which just so happened to be that day.

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Punjab beats RCB to keep play-off hopes alive

However, with the help of Head's half-century, RCB managed to score a respectable 158 runs. The Karnataka dasher missed out the last game and it is unclear whether he will take a part on Sunday as well. Mandeep and Head took nearly nine overs to engineer a 50-run stand for the fourth wicket . Lynn departed shortly afterwards though Colin de Grandhomme (31) and Gambhir got KKR close before falling, however Manish Pandey (4*) finished the innings off with 29 balls and six wickets to ...

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Live With Kelly & Ryan coming to Niagara Falls

His Live co-host, Kelly Ripa , gushed over being a massive fan of Idol and said she would start a prayer circle for the show to come back. Ripa even joked that it would be convenient for Seacrest to host the show once again, since ABC is his new network after being named Live With Kelly's permanent co-host on May 1.

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How the GOP health bill would impact Americans on Medicaid

Passed in 2010, Obama's Affordable Care Act expanded Medicaid, the government insurance programme for the poor, provided income-based tax credits to help the poor buy insurance on individual insurance markets set up by the law, and required everyone to buy insurance or pay a penalty.

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Vin Diesel honors 'brother' Paul Walker at MTV awards

Online. " Furious 7 " was the last film in the franchise to feature Paul Walker, as the 40-year-old tragically died in a auto accident before its release. Paul Walker's brothers, Cody and Caleb helped in completing various scenes of the unfinished movie. "I was asked to be a part of the Fast & Furious franchise ".

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What you don't know about Kendall Jenner's friendship with Bella Hadid

Throughout 2016, Kendall Jenner and ASAP Rocky were seen together on and off, but because Jenner was also linked to a couple of other men, including Harry Styles and Jordan Clarkson, no one knew for sure what was going on between them. Kendall Jenner attends Harper's BAZAAR 150th Anniversary Event. Meanwhile, during an interview with ET, the Keeping Up With The Kardashians star said she feels the world is extremely interested in her personal life.

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Spurs, Rockets try to wake up NBA's sleepy second round

The first four games of the Western Conference semifinal series between the Houston Rockets and San Antonio Spurs have seen the best and worst of both teams, with each winning twice. Nene was averaging 10 points and 4.7 rebounds in the playoffs. Nene's absence is a blow to the Rockets as they prepare for Tuesday's Game 5 with the series finely balanced at 2-2.

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Sinclair to buy Tribune Media, expanding its local TV reach

Other companies regulated by the FCC are likely to follow in Sinclair's footsteps. Sinclair reportedly beat out a combined offer from 21 Century Fox (FOXA) and private-equity firm Blackstone. UHF stations, broadcasting on channels 14 and up, were once regarded as low-powered, but the difference ended with a mandated switch to all-digital broadcasting signals in 2009.

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'RHOA' star Phaedra Parks says she 'can't regret anything' during bombshell reunion

After the reveal, the other women were clearly shocked, with Cynthia Bailey saying, "All the years I've done the show, this is some insane s-t right here". She was referring to Phaedra, of course. "I really want to show that you can be well-educated, you can be a professional and you can solve conflicts without being ratchet", she said.

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Nicki Minaj becomes college benefactor through Twitter

Should I set it up?" wrote Minaj. Minaj asked an immigrant fan who wrote of how she couldn't afford classes. Cook has been a big fan of Minaj's music for years and it's a moment he'll remember his tuition bill was wiped to zero after one tweet .

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Kentucky Derby day begins in cold and wet conditions

It is the second Derby win for both Valezquez and Always Dreaming's owner, Todd Pletcher. The Florida Derby victor and Kentucky Derby favorite raced right behind the early speed, shifted out entering the stretch turn to take the lead and brought rider John Velazquez home without a spot of mud on his silks despite a sloppy track.

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No federal charges against officers in Alton Sterling death

Th. The death of Alton Sterling outside a grocery shop in Baton Rouge last summer sparked days of protests at a time of heightened race tensions across the US. "Salamoni put that gun to his head and said, 'I'm going to kill you.' So how do you think Alton felt?!" But he also believes too much federal scrutiny of police departments can diminish officers' effectiveness and hurt morale, and has ordered a sweeping review of federal consent decrees that force cities to agree to major policing ...

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'Hellboy' reboot in works with David Harbour

According to The Hollywood Reporter , Millennium is now negotiating with producers Larry Gordon and Lloyd Levin about rebooting the Hellboy series, but the studio will be doing it without original series director Guillermo Del Toro or star Ron Perlman.

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Ryan Seacrest named Kelly Ripa's co-host on 'Live'

Sources said Hall ceremoniously left the Today show after being iced out by "more valuable" Megyn Kelly. " Today my new co-host will officially be joining me on Live , and today is a very good day". Ripa took to Twitter to announce the news as well. "Tune in tomorrow", Ripa said after taking a sip. He has appeared as a guest co-host numerous times in recent years.

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Braun Strowman Dealing with Injury - Changes Made to Creative Plans

Cageside Seats' recap of the May 8 episode of Monday Night RAW suggests that Strowman will make his way out with his arm in a sling, demanding that substitute co-general manager Dean Ambrose book a rematch between him and Kalisto , as he could beat the much smaller Kalisto even with just one arm.

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Backer of GOP health care bill dodges pre-existing conditions issue

Wasserman said. Meanwhile, Senate health committee chairman Lamar Alexander said in a statement that "the Senate will now finish work on our bill, but will take the time to get it right", echoing remarks made by majority whip John Cornyn, who said, "We're not under any deadline, so we're going to take our time".

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Former 'Bachelor' Chris Soules Arrested After Deadly Car Crash

The driver of the tractor, Kenneth Mosher , was killed, and Soules reportedly left the scene of the accident. Iowa State Patrol spokesman Sgt. Scott Bright told The Register that Soules left the crash scene and headed north. The ABC reality star is accused of having been involved in a vehicle accident that left one person dead. He is now charged with leaving the scene of a fatal accident, but could face additional charges as the investigation continues.

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Rihanna shines at New York Met Gala

This should have served as a massive signal: Wear Comme! Yet considering it was a tribute to one of the most influential, artistic, and avant-garde designers in the industry, only a handful chose to celebrate Rei Kawakubo's wild and wonderful designs on the red carpet, which was disappointing, to say the least.

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Seacrest Says He's Unlikely to Host Rebooted 'Idol'

The TMZ post goes on to say that previous host, Ryan Seacrest , is the favorite to return and continue his previous role at the show's forefront. "I don't know about that part - we haven't gotten that far", he said of the network rumors.

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U.K. Conservatives gain in local elections; Labour, UKIP sink

The former Lib Dem business secretary, Vince Cable, generally regarded as a sane voice in British politics, said today that Ukip's collapse had important implications for the general election. The BBC and Rallings and Thrasher try to come up with figures for what would have happened if there had been local elections everywhere, but these should not be confused with a forecast of what the general election result will be.

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Emma Watson praises genderless MTV Awards after 'Beauty' win

Stranger Things actress Millie Bobby Brown wore the same blue ampersand pin, as well as a blue ribbon signifying her solidarity with the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU). MTV has other acting awards, including best comedic performance and best villain . Another replied: "I love the clothes you wear at events. I think it's all utterly ridiculous".

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Chelsea v Middlesbrough: Premier League match preview, line-ups & predictions

Antonio Conte has dismissed suggestions that lack of European football has helped Chelsea in the Premier League title race against Tottenham Hotspur. "Now we have three chances to exploit, to become champions". Chelsea won the 2014-15 title under Mourinho but imploded and finished 10th last term as Leicester won the title.

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Ryan Seacrest Officially Named Kelly Ripa's New 'Live' Co-Host

Raw interview with Kelly and Ryan after announcement :Seacrest will move to NY for the job, but he'll continue his daily radio show and other ventures, he said. " Live " is based in NY. "Live with Kelly and Ryan" is distributed in national syndication by Disney-ABC Home Entertainment and TV Distribution. Guest co-hosts like Jerry O'Connell, Fred Savage and Andy Cohen took their turns next to Ripa.

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Malaysia, North Korea Asian Cup qualifier to go ahead in Pyongyang

KCNA, North Korea's state agency said he was held on Saturday because they suspected he commits "hostile acts" and that a "detailed investigation into his crimes" was ongoing. The U.S. and its allies in the eastern Asian region are common targets of Kim Jong-Un's regime and its threats of nuclear war. The other two being held are Kim Dong-chul, who was sentenced to 10 years' hard labour for spying last year and student Otto Warmbier who has been sentenced to 15 years' hard labour for trying ...

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PEZ Candy, Inc. announces new Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy offering

Baby Groot offers up comedic relief during high-stakes scenes, such as a battle with a giant monster in which the tree sapling dances his way through the chaos and delivers tiny roars. What surprised them about the finished film that they weren't expecting? The actors shot the film with a real version of the CGI character. Existing fans of the original film and 1980s pop culture will get the most out of this sequel and its emotional resolution but newcomers may find themselves slightly ...

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Erin Moran Died From Complications Related to Cancer

Authorities say former " Happy Days " star Erin Moran likely died from cancer at her southern IN home. The sheriff's office in Harrison County, in southern in where Moran had been living, said Monday that a "joint investigation into Mrs.

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Prince Philip to retire from royal duties

Despite being 95, Prince Philip's decision - which is fully supported by the Queen and is said not to be medically related - came as a surprise as he still has a busy official diary and appears to relish meeting the public. The Queen and Prince Philip's love story is one that is constantly admired - the Duke of Edinburgh is the longest-serving consort of a reigning British monarch, and the couple are often pictured looking happy in each other's company.

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Met Gala 2017: Kendall Jenner stuns in barely there dress

NEW YORK , NY - MAY 01: Rihanna is seen departing the Carlyle Hotel to attend "Rei Kawakubo/Comme des Garcons: Art Of The In-Between" Costume Institute Gala on May 1, 2017 in New York City. Seconds before dashing to the vehicle, in true Hudson fashion, she made time for one last selfie. Vogue editor-in-chief Anna Wintour hosted the annual fund-raising gala.

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Judges to hear appeal of Hawaii's travel ban win

The U.S. warns that the district judges' rulings threaten the president's power to make judgments over national security. The White House says restricting visitors from six majority Muslim countries protects national security. But critics said while the new executive order impacts fewer people, it remains a realization of Trump's promised Muslim ban and can not stand. The 2015 press release had called "for a total and complete shutdown of Muslims entering the United States until our ...

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Harry Styles in Plagiarism Territory?

The 23 year old took to Twitter to also console fans who didn't get tickets that he'll be back around next year, though strangely enough, he's only performing 2 night in the United Kingdom, both at the Hammersmith Apollo, which is a bit of a dampener for his fans based elsewhere in the UK.

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Happy Star Wars Day: May the Fourth Be With You

Send us your pictures using our app, or on Facebook and Twitter , and tell us your Star Wars story. The blueprint for the hero's journey, as laid out by Campbell, was a huge influence on Lucas and the characters he created for Star Wars .


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