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Bruno Mars wins his 1st BET Award for R&B artist

It feels a little early to get something like this, but my God doesn't make mistakes. Chance was receiving the gala's humanitarian award , an acknowledgement of the funds he has raised and donated for Chicago schools. Solange listed a long roster of fellow female artists that inspired her over the years as well as a generic shout out to "my family" but left out Beyonce .

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Overturned oil tanker explodes in Pakistan, killing 120

The tanker, carrying 40,000 litres of fuel, overturned after trying to make a sharp turn while travelling from Karachi to Lahore on the main highway, the report said. He "has expressed deep grief over the heavy loss of life in the unfortunate accident of oil tanker fire at Ahmad Pur Sharqia, Bahawalpur", he said in a statement from his office to Reuters.

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Migos and Chris Brown Get Into Confrontation at 2017 BET Awards

The Migos members then went chest-to-chest with Budden as Alexis summoned security. After Akademiks and Takeoff clear things up, the DJ praises the group before Budden interrupts. The short clip shows the Migos trio of Takeoff , Offset , and Quavo on one side surrounding by several men possibly their security and then Chris Brown on another side standing next to his vehicle.

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Jury in Bill Cosby's sexual assault trial is deadlocked

Cosby faces up to 10 years in prison if convicted on all three felony counts. The jury had earlier delivered a note saying they could not agree on a verdict on the counts of aggravated indecent assault , prompting one of Cosby's accusers to openly cry.

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Cosby Trial: Juror Says It Was a 'True Deadlock'

The juror characterized deliberations as tense. During the deliberations, the juror said, they were careful to focus exclusively on Constand's case, and did not discuss any of the accusations made by dozens of women against Cosby. The document said the court had "significant concerns" over publishing the names during the trial when attempts to interview jurors' families and friends, who would likely have contacted the jurors, would have caused "consternation and distraction from their sworn ...

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Air bag maker Takata bankruptcy expected Monday in Japan, US

Late 1990s: Takata begins making air bags with ammonium nitrate. The chemical can deteriorate when exposed to hot and humid air and burn too fast, blowing apart a metal canister. In 1991, Takata opened a research and development center in Auburn Hills, Mich., where its USA headquarters operates. Key said it wouldn't cut any Takata jobs or close any facilities.

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John Cena Hints at Potential Roman Reigns Feud on Twitter

Samoa Joe match at SummerSlam for the Universal championship. As he's said , he's not done with Roman Reigns just yet. While moving to Raw would place Cena on the same show as Reigns , the competitors could still meet as part of a inter-promotional match, something WWE has done in the past.

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Eric Trump: Johnny Depp Should Deal With His Own Problems

This is going to be in the press and it'll be disgusting. The star's comment was in reference to John Wilkes Booth, the man who assassinated President Abraham Lincoln at Ford's Theater in 1865. I like that you're all part of it. "It is just a question". First there was the public implosion of his short marriage to Amber Heard, who claimed the actor had physically abused her.

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Facebook goes to Hollywood

The report indicates, Facebook was willing to commit to production budgets as high as $3 million per episode, in its meetings with Hollywood talent agencies. An example of this is MTV's Loosely Exactly Nicole , which was canned after one year. Facebook has set "late summer" as a goal for its new original series' premieres and is expected to announce multiple titles as well as a reality show dubbed Last State Standing .

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Danush VIP 2 Telugu Theatrical Trailer

Kajol is reportedly essaying a negative role in the film. AR Rahman's terrific musical score for the film, which included evergreen numbers like Vennilavey Vennilavey and Poopookum Osai , set the state on fire when the album released. "It is a visual delight to see two powerhouse performers - Kajol and Dhanush in the same frame". " VIP 2 " has been an interesting and a memorable journey.

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Cosby's wife lashes out after sex-assault case declared mistrial

Simpson in 1995 has ended without a final outcome. The entertainer had no visible reaction in court. "She's a very spiritual woman, she believes things happen for a goal, and I think the objective is.it should encourage other women to come forward and have their day in court", said her lawyer, Dolores Troiani.

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U.S. activist Dan Loeb makes biggest-ever bet on Nestle

Third Point called for Nestle to shed assets and increase share buybacks, including for it to monetize its L'Oreal stake. Should the sales by Nestle and L'Oreal come to pass, they would be testament to the growing power of activist investors in Europe: The region's big companies may succumb to market pressure and unwind decisions made decades ago for political or strategic reasons.

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Martha the Neapolitan Mastiff wins world's ugliest dog contest

Handler Shirley Zindler told The Associated Press that she rescued Martha when the dog was nearly blind, but her sight has been restored after several surgeries. "If you have a dog that is more lovely on the inside than the outside, then this "beauty" contest is for you, " read the contest's poster. If the competition anxious Martha in the least, she did her best to hide it and act nonchalant.

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Chance honored by Obama, '90s nostalgia rules at BET Awards

Other winners on the night included Kendrick Lamarr, who was named best male hip-hop artist, and Bruno Mars , who got best male R&B/pop artist . After what seemed like a production fumble, all THREE editions (young, old, and actual) of New Edition came out on stage to perform more classics - including Can You Stand The Rain and Mr.

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Seven US Soldiers Injured in Attack at Afghanistan Army Base

The NATO-led Resolute Support Mission in Afghanistan said it has opened an investigation, adding no United States or Resolute Support forces were killed . About sixty soldiers were killed on their bases, mostly at night, in the southern province of Kandahar alone around the end of May. "At this time, we can confirm there are no USA or NATO Resolute Support fatalities", the mission said in a statement .

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Ed Sheeran at Glastonbury: Pyramid Stage headliner branded as 'bland and boring'

He then led the crowd in a chant of "fuck, fuck, fuck" before telling them: "OK, I think we broke her record - I heard it was 33... dude, shut the fuck up!" He nearly certainly achieved his aim. The hour-long set concluded with Perry diving head first into the crowd as yellow confetti rained down. He unzipped his tracksuit top to reveal a T-shirt emblazoned with a heart-shaped logo reading "Grenfell".

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Bruno Mars, nominated for 5 honors, to open BET Awards Sunday

Chance acknowledged that the honor felt early in his young career. And I like to think he puts this huge pressure on me to see how I react. Remy Ma speaks at the BET Awards at the Microsoft Theater on Sunday, June 25, 2017, in Los Angeles.

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Cosby's fate rests with jury in Pennsylvania sex assault case

During the civil case, however, Bill Cosby gave sworn depositions that were later unsealed as part of the criminal case against him. Earlier in the day, Brian McMonagle , one of Cosby's lawyers, highlighted Constand's alleged inconsistencies and those of Kelly Johnson, another accuser who testified on Constand's behalf.

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Days of deliberations but still no verdict at Cosby sex assault trial

Jurors in the Bill Cosby sexual assault case, weighing charges that could send him to prison for the rest of his life, drilled down Tuesday on what the TV star said happened inside his suburban Philadelphia home and how he characterized his relationship with the accuser.

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Bill Cosby Accuser Andrea Constand Breaks Silence Following Mistrial

Prior to releasing the jurors, O'Neill strongly recommended that they keep the details of their deliberations secret. "It's one thing if they preview the evidence", said Wesley Oliver, a law professor at Duquesne University in Pittsburgh.

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Salman Khan Starrer Tubelight First Weekend Overseas Business!

Salman Khan's previous Eid releases have witnessed huge weekend collection, with some of them collecting over Rs 100 crore within a span of three days. Though the film's story is borrowed and its execution mawkish, Pritam Chakraborty's musical numbers take full advantage of gorgeous locations in Manali and Ladakh as well as a cast of hundreds of colorfully costumed extras.

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Lorde soars to the top of the US Billboard charts

Making its way out via Lava/Republic Records on June 16, the effort marks the singer's first No. 1 album on the list. Lorde's first album, Pure Heroine , reached number three in October 2013 and sold 129,000 copies in its first week. That means Melodrama's impressive chart debut could theoretically include as many as 40.5 million streams of " Green Light ", which, at 4:03 per, would represent 312 years of collective human endeavor in a single week.

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Divyanka Tripathi-Vivek Dahiya named Nach Baliye 8 winners

The victor jodi, who is extremely overwhelmed, recently revealed that the time spent during the shoot brought them closer to each other more than ever before. Perhaps it is for the relentless hard work that the duo put in that they couldn't think of anyone else as the deserving victor than themselves. "However, if you ask us then of course our answer will be us and only us".

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Michelle Obama Makes Surprise BET Awards Cameo Honoring Chance The Rapper

New Edition , who had success with their BET biopic this year, will receive the lifetime achievement award, while Chance the Rapper will earn the humanitarian award. "Stephen, no matter where you go in life, I know you are going to find success, because you got too much soul and too much passion", added the five time Grammy victor of Hill, who exited suddenly from BET on March 29 in a move that has now seen legal implications for himself, the network and Viacom .

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Now Your Daughters' Ken Doll Will Have Cornrows

Ken was invented in 1961 as Barbie's buff, blue-eyed friend and has undergone many iterations including the first African-American Ken in 1981 and Earring Magic Ken in 1993, which became a big seller among gay men. Twenty-three new dolls were debuted in 2015 as part of Barbie's "Fashionista" line, which included new body types like " curvy ". His long-term partner gets all the attention for her looks, but now the iconic Ken doll is getting a makeover.

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Rachel Bilson teases The OC reunion!

The 35-year-old recently revealed her thoughts on a possible reboot of the series, and where she thinks Summer would be now. These days, Rachel is pretty darn sure that Summer would be on the beach somewhere and would definitely have kids with Seth! We were riding skateboards on the pier - I don't know what they do now as 30-year-olds, ' she added.

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Ft hot air balloon to promote Rajini-Akshay's 2.0

The production is also planning to involve celebrities to take a ride in the hot-air balloon. In order to build a strong hold over the fans, the makers of the 2.0 have come up with an idea to promote the film through a world tour with the help of a "hot air balloon".

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'Transformers' breaks down at box office with $69-million debut

The five-day cume for Knight was only somewhat more than the opening day of 2009's Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen which banked $62M on a Wednesday in late June of that year ahead of a mammoth $200.1M five-day debut. Franchises include special editions such as remastered and updated films as well as reissues. It seems unlikely that the momentum is there, but there's clearly more than meets the eye to " The Last Knight ".

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Tensions rise as Cosby jury struggles to reach verdict

The comedian's attorney made a motion for a mistrial but Montgomery County Judge Steven O'Neill denied it. As deliberations crossed the 27-hour mark, some jurors closed their eyes and tilted their heads down as a court reporter reread Cosby's January 2005 interview.

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Deadlocked Cosby jury resumes deliberations on Friday

They also asked for clarity around the language of count three, which pertains to whether Cosby administered "drugs, intoxicants or other means for the objective of preventing resistance" without Constand's knowledge, as well as clarification about Constand's testimony about the alleged attack and read-backs of police testimony about Cosby's 2005 interview with police.

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Bruno Mars kicks off BET Awards

But he said, "My God doesn't make mistakes". Chance has been an outspoken advocate for the public school system in Chicago, and has been at the frontline of several fundraising campaigns. Ma ended by quoting from one of her songs with Fat Joe and walked away with the award high in her hands. New Edition , who had success with their BET biopic this year, will receive the lifetime achievement award.

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Doctors: Officer stabbed in neck at airport recovering well

Jeff Neville , on Wednesday morning at Bishop International Airport in Flint, Mich ., officials said . He told investigators he tried to buy a gun at a trade center in in Mt. If convicted, Ftouhi faces a maximum penalty of up to 20 years in prison. Neville, 49, who is now alert and awake, fought off his attacker for a minute as other police assisted in subduing the suspect.

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Five GOP senators now oppose health bill

Asked about the bill's impact on Medicaid insurance coverage for lower-income Iowans, Ernst said , "I wouldn't say they are losing it". "In this form, I will not support it", Heller said at a news conference with Republican Nevada Gov.

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'Drooling, snoring, gassy' mastiff named World's Ugliest Dog

The annual event celebrates the unique features that make some dogs "so ugly that they're actually cute". Her wrinkly, excess skin spread across the stage as she plopped down in the middle of the show to take a nap, lathering the area with generous amounts of drool as she snored.

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Arizonans Share Perspectives On New Senate Health Bill

Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., who each have expressed serious reservations with the bill for very different reasons, said during exclusive interviews on Sunday's "Meet The Press" that rushing a vote before the July 4th recess would be unwise. The most controversial aspect of the Senate proposal likely will be the cuts to the Medicaid program, which offers coverage to lower-income Americans.


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