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Kirsten Gillibrand drops f-bomb during speech on democracy

The Democratic senator from NY, already rumored to be in contention for the 2020 presidential election, issued a rallying cry to the Democratic party, which finds itself in its weakest electoral position in years - but has since the election of President Donald Trump seen a surge in enthusiasm.

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Police witness tells court of Bill Cosby's sexual approach: 'Petting and touching'

Gianna Constand also testified Wednesday that she had multiple phone conversations with Cosby in which she questioned what pills Cosby gave her daughter. The mother of the main accuser in Bill Cosby's sexual assault trial told the jury on Wednesday that the disgraced USA megastar admitted in a telephone conversation 12 years ago that "he was a sick man".

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Normani Kordei says new Fifth Harmony album 'means more'

With a new studio album in the works, Fifth Harmony tease their first album as only four members with the slinky "Down", seemingly cut from the same R&B-textured fabric of their biggest hits to-date, "Worth It" and "Work from Home". "So no, after months of rejection from her and her team, these supposed lengthy conversations in fact never happened, although we pleaded", they posted on Twitter .

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Coast Guard pulled man from failing duct-taped boat

The Fisheries Department has warned fishermen using conventional boats not to venture out for a few days since the Arabian Sea has become rough. The U.S. Coast Guard members were on the phone with the first mate when the other engine died, rendering the vessel fully disabled. After arrival at the position at 10.49 am, ICGS Rajdoot assessed the situation and commenced the rescue of the fishermen from the distressed boat.

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Cosby's accuser denies romance before alleged assault

Constand's mother, Gianna, also testified . She said she didn't have the courage to tell her family what happened, but that it was a burden. She revealed that they had been in constant touch to discuss about the renovations of several facilities given to the basketball team.

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Trump Outside Counsel Takes on Comey, Fields No Questions

Former FBI director James Comey has accused President Donald Trump of firing him to try to undermine the bureau's investigation into possible collusion between his 2016 presidential campaign team and Russian Federation. "It confused me when I saw on television that the president said he actually fired me because of the Russian Federation investigation", Comey said of Trump's motives for his termination.

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NSA leak suspect Reality Winner wrote 'burn the White House down': prosecutors

Victor frequently posted extremely abusive comments about the president, whom she referred to, among other things, as "the orange fascist ", in the months before she allegedly leaked the document. She said that during one of her jailhouse phone calls, which were recorded, victor said she planned to "play that card: being pretty, white and cute".

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Wonder Woman 2: Director Teases Potential Sequel Ideas

As Doctor Poison was still alive at the end of the movie, it's extremely possible that the villain will return for the next installment of Wonder Woman . I think it is an awesome scene and made me smile when I watched the movie. Critically, Wonder Woman is resting at a 93 percent on review site RottenTomatoes.com , making it not only one of the highest-reviewed films of the year, but also one of the highest-reviewed superhero films; period.

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Why The Apple Inc. (AAPL) HomePod Won't Hurt Amazon's Alexa

There are several significant differences between Amazon's device and Apple's newly-announced competitor, including price, shape, and more. Google might be a different story, although there is no indication that the company plans on collaborating with Amazon anytime soon.

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Salman Khan takes Team Tubelight biking in Ladakh

The latter tries to cheer him up, by doing a amusing act in a truck full of soldiers. Tinka Tinka Dil Mera from this much-anticipated war-drama is sung by Rahat Fateh Ali Khan who has churned out superhit songs for Salman before, like Jag Ghoomeya ( Sultan ) and Tere Mast Mast Do Nain ( Dabangg ).

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Sanchez, Yankees hammer Price again in 9-1 win over Red Sox

Another run in the sixth forced David Price out of the game after just 5+ innings, as the Yankees continue to have generally good results against him. Aaron Judge's 119.8 miles per hour exit velocity on his sixth-inning single was the hardest ball hit in the 2017 campaign so far, according to Statcast.

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Trump's Personal Lawyer To File Complaint Against Comey For 'Leaks'

Comey , who was sacked by Trump on May 9, revealed during his testimony that he had a friend, later identified as Columbia University Law Professor Dan Richman, leak contents of his private memos to the media in hopes of prompting the "appointment of a special counsel".

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Universal's "The Mummy" kicks off push for new film universe

Universal will likely inject some supernatural elements into their stories so they make sense in a world filled with vampires and invisible men . Disney fans are no doubt familiar with the animated version of The Hunchback of Notre Dame , but both " Hunchback " and " Phantom " were some of the first monster movies produced by Universal in the 1920s.

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London Bridge Attack Footage Is Released; Police Arrest 6

Rachid Redouane , who had claimed to be Moroccan and Libyan, gave his age as 30 or 25 and also used Elkhdar as a surname, was unknown until the night the two were shot dead along with a third attacker who has not been identified, police said .

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The Mummy review: Action packed and middling

Kurtzman's film is not exactly a remake of either previous 1932 Boris Karloff starrer or the goofy and boyishly charming 1999 Brendan Fraser led adventure - but it tells a familiar story of the resurrection of a mummified Egyptian. " The Mummy " is the first Dark Universe entry, and if it's any indication, Universal should go back to the drawing board. His role in "Austin Powers in Goldmember" for example, is limited to playing a movie version of the title character and he's only on ...

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UAE threatens to imprison Qatar sympathisers

Although the U.S. has a large and strategically important military base in Qatar, President Donald Trump has made no secret of the fact that he supports larger regional powers like Saudi Arabia . Western officials have also accused Qatar of allowing or even encouraging funding of Sunni extremists like al-Qaida's branch in Syria, once known as the Nusra Front.

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Comey Told Senators Sessions May Have Had Third Russian Meeting

Trump is already mounting a defense to Comey's testimony, however, and his lawyer Marc Kasowitz quickly hit back. During his testimony, Comey said Trump told him: "I need loyalty, I expect loyalty". Trump issued his warning online on May 12, three days after Comey was sacked and four days before the newspaper reported on the information in the memo, which was recounted by Comey associates.

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UNSC expands sanctions on North Korea

President Donald Trump's administration is looking to balance working with China to restrain North Korea's advancing missile and nuclear programs while dealing with Beijing's activities in the South China Sea. China rejects the suggestion that the job of reining in North Korea rests with it alone. North Korea has become a nightmare in the Korean Peninsula prompting the USA and its allies in the region to organise joint training in readiness for any effect.

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Taylor Swift's music will return to streaming services tonight

Swift, who openly condemned streaming platforms for years (except Apple Music of course), will make her music available Friday at midnight. On Carpool Karaoke with James Corden , Perry spoke about the rift: "She started it, and it's time for her to finish it".

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Del Potro sets up Murray clash after Almagro quits in tears

Del Potro served at 1-1 but Almagro did not return it and instead collapsed to the the ground seemingly in pain. Del Potro also suffered an injury scare himself when he pulled up, holding his left groin in the second set. "I expected it to be very tough", Murray said. It's an old problem for me, so my physio knows how to treat that. "And sometimes the heart is first, (before) the tennis match or the tennis life".

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Three times James Comey's testimony contradicted Donald Trump

According to Kasowitz, Trump never said those words-which would mean that Comey had committed perjury. "No. He called me at my desk at lunchtime and asked me was I free for dinner that night", Comey said, adding that he had to break dinner plans with his wife.

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Ariana Grande officially releases Somewhere Over The Rainbow as a charity single

This is the second single that Grande has released in aid of the Manchester attack. After the gig, Gallagher tweeted, "What an wonderful night last night pure love vibrations nobody comes close to Manchester love forever LG". Ariana , who is set to resume her tour in Paris tonight (6 June) is also on course to reach number 1 on the official United Kingdom singles chart with her song " One Last Time ".

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Patty Jenkins Not Signed for 'Wonder Woman 2'…Yet

Since the first movie functioned as an origin story, there's so much scope for the follow-up. I guess we'll just have to keep our fingers crossed that Patty Jenkins will somehow pull a rabbit outta her hat and find a place for our beloved Steve Trevor Wonder Woman's next chapter.

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Polanski victim arrives at Los Angeles court

FILE - In this May 27, 2017 photo, director Roman Polanski appears at the photo call for the film, "Based On A True Story", at the 70th worldwide film festival, Cannes, southern France. Geimer has made her plea through the media and court documents, but this would be her first time to do so before a Los Angeles Superior Court judge, Braun said.

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Pirates Of The Caribbean stays afloat while Baywatch makes small waves

The Dead Men spun a tale of $62.1 million domestically, Flickering Myth notes. The aforementioned Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2 brought in an additional $19.9 million, bringing its domestic gross in just four weeks to $333.2 million.

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Katy Perry returns as a sultry 30-something with new album 'Witness'

She pulled her music from Apple Music for a period of time for the same reason; Swift said artists and rights holders were not paid accurately during users' first free three-month trial. Over the last few weeks, Perry, 32, has embarked on a mass promotional jaunt for Witness , her long-awaited fourth studio album. Some fans found the timing of Swift's return interesting.

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Church bus crashes in Atlanta area; 1 killed, others injured

The Kingdom of God Church on Welcome All Road since the crash has become part clearinghouse, part home away from home, but mostly a comfort to the families and victims of the church bus crash. Police say Randy Stair, 24, of Dallas, Pa., took two pistol-grip shotguns to work at the store in rural Tunkhannock, about 150 miles northwest of New York City, blocked store exits and began shooting shortly before 1 a.m.

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Take a vacation? Not me, says action star Tom Cruise

Now, Tom Cruise gives it a shot. The Mummy is an American action adventure film. The frights within may be predictable, or as I like to think of them, classic , but either way, I jumped. "We've talked about working together, and now we're going to do this really cool fight". Being on the run and nowhere to go, Nick turns to a mysterious organisation, the Prodigium, led by Dr Jekyll ( Russell Crowe ) in hopes to get rid of the curse that may bring an end to mankind .

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Amanda Bynes gave her first TV interview in four years this week

In addition to her acting aspirations, Bynes opened up about enrolling at the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising. "I want to do TV", she continued. In subsequent years, Bynes made headlines for multiple driving violations and being placed under psychiatric hold, in addition to some pretty controversial tweets .

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Mixed relays, BMX, 3x3 basketball for 2020

The International Olympic Committee (IOC)'s Executive Board on Friday announced its decision to include 64 athletes (32 men and 32 women) for 3×3 as part of the Olympic Basketball program starting with the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. In a statement, IOC president Thomas Bach said: "The fascinating new events, together with the five new sports that were added to the Tokyo 2020 programme past year, represent a step-change in the Olympic programme".

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After An Unprecedented Opening, 'Wonder Woman 2' Is Already In The Works

MTV points out two obvious settings: the 1940s/World War II, because William Moulton Marston created the character of Wonder Woman in 1941; or the '70s, in honor of the Lynda Carter-starring TV series. Wonder Woman has Gal Gadot as the protagonist with Chris Pine in the main male lead by her side. " Wonder Woman " is a hit, and in a movie industry that has seldom put female filmmakers behind the camera for its biggest blockbusters, it could be an important one.

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Woman accused of leak indicted, faces detention hearing

Reality Leigh Winner , 25, an Air Force veteran and NSA contractor working for Pluribus International Corporation, which provides analytical services for the U.S. Solari argued that victor isn't the upstanding young woman her parents believe her to be. Prosecutors also said 25-year-old Reality Winner might try to flee the USA if released on bond.

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Justice Dept. Refutes Comey's Claim He Wasn't Notified of Sessions's Recusal

Trump summoned them to the White House and said he wanted to fire Comey and instructed Rosenstein to write a memo about the Federal Bureau of Investigation director, officials have said. "I was honestly concerned he might lie about our meeting", he said. The 45th president's stay in the White House was going to be the shortest since William Henry Harrison's 31-day administration, once Comey was finished with him.

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Actress Glenne Headly, who starred in 'Dirty Rotten Scoundrels,' dead at 63

The actress portrayed Janet Colgate in the 1988 flick " Dirty Rotten Scoundrels " with Steve and starred alongside Warren Beatty in " Dick Tracy " (1990). She played the mother of Emma Watson's character in The Circle , an American "techno-thriller" based on Dave Eggers' novel of the same name. "Tremendous loss and are holding her family dear", the statement read .

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'Black Panther' Poster Released; Trailer Coming During NBA Finals

On top of all that, it looks like tonight a teaser trailer will premier during game four of the NBA Finals . " Black Panther " follows T'Challa who, after the events of Captain America: Civil War , returns home to the isolated, technologically advanced African nation of Wakanda to take his place as King.


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