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Coroner: Cocaine among drugs found in Carrie Fisher's system

Carrie Fisher died from sleep apnea and a combination of other factors , but investigators were not able to pinpoint an exact cause, coroner's officials said Friday. "My mom battled drug addiction and mental illness her entire life. She was purposefully open in all of her work about the social stigmas surrounding those diseases".

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Handel, Ossoff call on help in final days of Georgia race

FILE - In this June 6, 2017 file photo, candidates in Georgia's 6th Congressional District race Republican Karen Handel , left, and Democrat Jon Ossoff prepare to debate in Atlanta . If Ossoff loses, the internal tensions within the Democratic Party are also likely to intensify. Health Secretary Tom Price, whose resignation to join Trump's Cabinet prompted this special election, urged voters to have a "crazy turnout" on Handel's behalf.

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Supreme Court says government can't refuse disparaging trademarks

The Slants' frontman, Simon Tam , filed a lawsuit after the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office kept the band from registering its name and rejected its appeal, citing the Lanham Act, which prohibits any trademark that could "disparage. While the justices all agreed on the outcome, they split in their rationale for the decision. Kennedy wrote: "A law that can be directed against speech found offensive to some portion of the public can be turned against minority and dissenting views to the ...

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Trump heads to Ohio to talk infrastructure amid Comey crisis

The Democrats are destroying health care in this country, ' Trump said Wednesday in tarmac remarks. It has proposed funding improvements with $200 billion in public funds over nine years that would theoretically leverage $1 trillion worth of construction.

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Wonder Woman makes impressive U.S. showing

The previous record-holder for top opening for a female director was Sam Taylor-Johnson's Fifty Shades of Grey which debuted with an $85 million weekend in 2015. Patty Jenkins's movie has witnessed the biggest opening ever for a movie directed by a woman and has been one of the summer's biggest debuts in the U.S.

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India not doing enough to push hybrid vehicles: BMW

With the fresh investment, the total investments on BMW Group operations in India will go up to Rs 520 crore and on BMW Financial Services to Rs 730 crore. The 5 Series is a lucrative model for the firm in India, comprising 30 per cent of its total sales. Recently, BMW Motorrad set up shop in India officially and introduced its entire line-up in India, sans the G 310 R.

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Rob Kardashian spends Father's Day with Dream

Earlier that day, the reality star was spotted carrying boxes outside Chyna's house, with King Cairo shadowing him. Things have been awkward between them when they share a scene on Keeping Up With The Kardashians , and Kardashian himself has mentioned a couple of times on the show that he'd like to be able to get their relationship to a point where they can be civil for their daughter .

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Cosby jury begins sixth day of deliberations

She also recalled a Los Angeles case where an 11-1 vote to acquit in the first trial ended with a conviction the second time around. But after 12 jurors became deadlocked in their deliberations, a Pennsylvania judge declared the case a mistrial .

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Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines launch joint sea patrols

Indonesia also inaugurated a maritime command center in the naval base of Tarakan, a town in the province of North Kalimantan on Borneo island, witnessed by the defense ministers and army chiefs from the three countries. Officials said the fighting has left at least 26 civilians, 257 militants and 62 security forces dead. Monday's opening ceremony of the joint patrols was held on board an Indonesian warship and was attended by security officials from Singapore and Brunei, who acted as ...

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Katrina Kaif On Working With Ranbir Kapoor: It will never happen again!!

They were now eagerly waiting to hear Ranbir's reply who, on the other hand, turned down the interaction citing time constraints. But, the actress recently stated that she and Ranbir will not work together in future. "It (working on a film together) will never happen again". Despite the ugly break-up, like thorough professionals, the ex-lovers continued shooting for Anurag Basu's Jagga Jasoos .

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British PM Theresa May To Meet Fire Survivors In Downing Street Residence

Cundy said police had started a criminal investigation but there was nothing to suggest "that the fire had been started deliberately". "Mohammad was a very fantastic and kind person". That followed a fire in 1991 at Knowsley Heights in Liverpool, where flames spread from the bottom to the top of the 11-storey block, causing serious damage.

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Trump can make apprenticeships a hit

In today's rapidly changing economy, it is more important than ever to prepare workers to fill both existing and newly created jobs and to prepare workers for the jobs of the future. A new executive order from the Trump administration-issued Thursday and meant to scale back regulations and increase grant amounts for apprenticeship programs-could lead to an expanded restaurant workforce.

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Trump Allows DACA Program To Continue

Rescinding the policy known as Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals , or DACA , would anger those who have said President Donald Trump is already too tough on immigration enforcement. "If confirmed, I would see my role to administer that program well, as it stands", he said. The program meant to keep immigrant parents safe from deportation and provide them with renewable work permit for two years.

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There Isn't A 'Ticking Clock' on Spider-Man's Time in the MCU

The relationship between the films in Sony's Marvel Universe ( still a weird name ) has been up in the air, especially since director Kevin Feige confirmed that Venom (played by Tom Hardy) would not be part of the MCU . The most interesting reaction is probably to Monster Hunter World , considering how the trailer started without many hints, and we see how the crowd moves from puzzlement, to curiosity, to joy.

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U.S. attorney general Jeff Sessions to give evidence in Russian Federation 'meddling' probe

Sessions said in a letter to the House and Senate appropriations subcommittees that he has accepted an invitation to appear on Tuesday before the Senate Intelligence Committee, which is probing allegations of Russian attempts to interfere with the presidential election.

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Deadline for filing first GST returns relaxed

Companies will have to file a sale invoice for August with the GST network by September 20, instead of the earlier September 10. The Council also raised the ceiling on room rent for AC hotels in the 28 per cent tax bracket from Rs5,000 to Rs7,500.

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1 arrested after vehicle strikes pedestrians in London

Theresa May condemned the attacks on Muslims outside Finsbury Park Mosque on Monday calling it "sickening". Harun Khan, the head of the MCB, tweeted that the van had "intentionally" run over people leaving night prayers held during the holy month of Ramadan.

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Keith Urban Dominates 2017 CMT MUSIC AWARDS; Full Winners List

Luke Bryan and Jason Derulo fired up the audience with an encore version of this year's CMT Performance of the Year victor, the Derulo hit " Want to Want Me ". Lauren Alaina , who placed second on " American Idol " in 2011, won breakthrough video of the year for her No. 1 hit, " Road Less Traveled ". "So thank you to the country music fans", he said.

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'He Preyed on My Vulnerabilities': Bill Cosby Accuser Speaks Out

With deliberations passing the 50-hour mark, longer than the testimony of all the witnesses combined, the 79-year-old TV star's lawyer complained that jurors were seeking a replay of the entire trial. "At this point, we can assume there is some significant disagreement", Michelle Madden Dempsey, a law professor at Villanova University told The New York Times.

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Did Caitlyn Jenner Make A Gay Joke About Gun Violence?

The audience erupted in applause and cheers in a video posted to the College Republican Federation of Virginia's Facebook page . Jenner expressed sympathy for the victims, including Rep. Among those slamming Jenner was Will & Grace actress Debra Messing, who tweeted: "OMG (Oh my God)". Twitter user @excalibur6 wrote: 'I support her in her transition but her politics is another matter.

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Cosby judge could revisit issue of revealing names of jurors

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP ) - In one of the more unusual scenes to play out at Bill Cosby's sexual assault trial, the judge questioned Cosby under oath as jury deliberations wore on to be sure he knew the mistrial he sought could lead to a second trial.

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United Kingdom royals honor London fire victims as anger mounts

Guardian reporter Jamie Grierson has been tweeting the posters of the missing. Tensions were high Friday two days after the overnight fire gutted the huge housing block, killing at least 30 people and leaving dozens missing and hundreds homeless.

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58 people in London apartment are missing and presumed dead in fire

There have been demands for answers as to how the blaze was able to engulf the building, trapping many on the upper floors. Residents who met Mrs May in Downing Street over the weekend said while they welcomed the funding they had not been consulted before the announcement was made.

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Hector Bellerin pledges to makes heartfelt donation to victims of London fire

In this sense, Barcelona reportedly value Rafinha at around €30m (£26.2m, $33.6m) so his inclusion in the negotiations should considerably reduce the fee for Bellerin. Marca had previously claimed that Bellerin's move to Barcelona was hard but they are now suggesting that "several factors" now suggest that a swap deal could happen.

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Portugal Forest Fires Kill 62

Portugal, like most southern European countries, is prone to forest fires in dry summer months. A raging forest fire in central Portugal killed at least 62 people - many of whom died in their cars while trying to flee, officials said Sunday.

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Banned building materials suspected in London fire

On Friday, she was heckled on a visit to the North Kensington estate, and protesters marching on Friday and Saturday called for her resignation. After her visit, Mrs May said: "Everyone affected by this tragedy needs reassurance that the Government is there for them at this awful time - and that is what I am determined to provide".

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Supergirl Adds Two New Showrunners; Ali Adler Departs

Queller and Rovner joined the series halfway through season one as co-executive producers. Queller and Rovner have been part of Supergirl since the show's first season. Queller is a no-brainer for this position, having worked on epic female-led dramas like Gilmore Girls , Felicity and Gossip Girl . Rovner, on the other hand, was able to work on the " Grey's Anatomy " spinoff series entitled " Private Practice ".

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James Hodgkinson launched into Trump tirade before shooting

He left her in March, headed to Washington , D.C. Rep. Steve Scalise of Louisiana was shot by a rifle-wielding gunman Wednesday morning at a congressional baseball practice in Alexandria, Virginia, just outside of Washington . "His condition is critical , and he will require additional operations", the hospital said. Since the shooting , members of Congress have spoken about a need for unity, at a time when polarization seems to be at an all-time high.

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Council says van struck people leaving mosque

The 48-year-old male driver of the van "was found detained by members of the public at the scene and then arrested by police", a police statement said. Following the incident, near Finsbury Park Mosque in Seven Sisters Road, the driver of the vehicle was arrested. Resident Cynthia Vanzella said she was in bed when she heard people shouting.

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58 people confirmed or presumed dead from London tower fire

Britain's Queen Elizabeth II , second right, looks at donations made to the members of the community affected by the fire at Grenfell Tower in west London during a visit to the Westway Sports Centre which is providi. Tailored bereavement support for families of the victims, those missing or people affected by the tragedy will also be provided. "People have lost their lives, people have had their homes destroyed, they have fled for their lives with absolutely nothing".

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Batman and Family Guy Star Adam West Passes Away

Adam West's " Batman " costar Burt Ward has joined some of Hollywood's biggest stars in paying tribute to the legend, who died Friday night at the age of 88. Actor Val Kilmer, who played Batman in a later movie, tweeted: "Ah dear Adam West ". He became known for being on the receiving end of quirky lines delivered by co-star Burt Ward, who played Robin, including West's favourite: 'Holy guacamole, Batman!' He is survived by his wife Marcelle, six children, five grandchildren, ...

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Koepka caps record week with Open title

Really low. He won a U.S. Open with scores of 67, 70, 68 and a rock-solid all-time Sunday 67, in a strong wind. In fact, his 16-under 272 total tied Rory McIlroy's tournament scoring record from 2011 at Congressional Country Club in Bethesda, Maryland.

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LeBron James claims he didn't invent the superteam

As usual, Golden State celebrated with a massive parade around the Bay Area, carrying the trophy, smoking cigars and celebrating with hundreds of thousands of fans lining the streets. They brought the distinction of superteam on themselves because that's exactly what they wanted to be. "In 2003 the Lakers combined Karl Malone, Gary Payton , Shaq and Kobe", James said .

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In spite of tweet, lawyer says Trump not under investigation

The Post reported last week that special counsel Robert Mueller III, who was appointed to oversee the investigation into Russia's role in the election previous year, is interviewing senior intelligence officials as part of a widening probe that now includes an examination of whether Mr Trump attempted to obstruct justice.

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Pakistan beat India by 180 runs to win ICC CT 2017 finals

The two sides' most recent encounter was their tournament opener earlier this month, where India thrashed Pakistan by 124 runs. India were eventually dismissed for 158, with 19.3 overs to spare, losing by a massive 180 runs. Fakhar departed for 114 runs, just a couple of balls after 200 came up for Pakistan in the 33rd over. Pakistan , who lost their campaign opener against India , seemed a different side this time.


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