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Builder Confidence Slips Two Points in July, Remains Solid

Following President Trump's election in November builders were generally very confident, as they believed his incoming administration would be " builder-friendly " and remove some of the regulations that have driven up the cost of building homes.

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Joe Hart completes season loan move to Westham

Hart became the club's second signing of the summer yesterday, joining former Manchester City team-mate Pablo Zabaleta at the London Stadium on an initial season-long loan. "He obviously did a good job with Croatia and he's doing a good job here, so to get the opportunity to come here, it wasn't really a hard decision". "I've always loved the Club".

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Audi Commercial In China Compares Women To Used Cars, Sparks Backlash

In the 30-second advert, a serene outdoor wedding is interrupted when the groom's mother rushes to the podium, checking out the bride's eyes, before pinching her nose and ears, and pulling open her mouth to check on teeth. The video has been shared over half a million times on Sina Weibo , China's equivalent of Twitter. According to China Daily , 589,000 Audi cars were sold in the country previous year.

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R Kelly denies allegations of 'abusive cult'

Jocelyn Savage , 21, was responding to a BuzzFeed article that reported Kelly was keeping several women in renting properties in Chicago and Atlanta where he filmed their sexual encounters and forced them to abide by his rules. "He is a puppet master", Mack said. They said the arrangement included, until recently, "a 31-year-old "den mother" who "trained" newcomers on how Kelly liked to be pleasured sexually".

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Five takeaways from the BBC stars' pay reveal

Her spokesman told reporters that the prime minister wanted the BBC to continue to publish the salary information after the broadcaster came under pressure to show how it uses funds provided by a licence fee on TV-watching households. The in-depth review of the company's wages found 96 members of staff earn more than £150,000 for their work. Previous leaks have suggested salaries of between £500,000 and £800,000 for newsreader Fiona Bruce - but as much as £2.5million for chat show ...

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Ben Affleck says kissing another man made him a 'serious actor'

Smith recalled that Affleck said "a man kissing another man is the greatest acting challenge an actor can ever face", and when the scene was over, he declared: "Now, I'm a serious actor". She finished off by saying that of course women don't always enjoy the kissing they have to do in movies, even if they are "straight" kisses. Meanwhile, Smith hit back at Paper magazine for the way they initially shared the story on Twitter, writing: "I love your mag, but this is misleading & unfair ...

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Has Ron Howard Given Us Our First Look At Donald Glover's Lando?

It's the moment fans of the Han Solo movie have all been waiting for. This time however, it's all change, as Howard has shared a picture of Donald Glover in character as Lando Calrissian in the Millennium Falcon's cockpit. The untitled Han Solo film is set to feature Hail, Caesar's Alden Ehrenreich as Han, with Atlanta's Donald Glover as Lando Calrissian and The Force Awakens' Joonas Suotamo as Chewbacca .

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Bareilly Ki Barfi Movie Trailer: Refreshing Rom-Com Starring Kriti Ayushmann & Rajkummar

Kriti Sanon in a still from " Bareilly Ki Barfi " trailer. Its music will be available on Zee Music Company. Bareilly Ki Barfi First Look Poster created so many expectations on the flick. It's so refreshing to see Ayushmann portraying a role having shades of grey, (or as Ayushmann himself puts it, a kamina ) which is in stark contrast to his real life personality.

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Stephen Colbert Trolls Donald Trump Jr. With Murky 'Russia Week' Intro

Since the New York Times ' bombshell report that Donald Trump Jr. met with Russian lawyer Natalia Veselnitskaya, new revelations have discredited the administration's accounting of what transpired during that fateful summit last June. Russian lobbyist Rinat Akhmyetshin, reported to be a former Soviet Counterintelligence Officer , also was at the meeting. The 45th Vice President and "An Inconvenient Sequel" documentarian Al Gore once found himself at a moral crossroads eerily similar to ...

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Watch America's Got Talent season 12, episode 7 online

It's Judge Cuts on America's Got Talent and guest judge Chris Hardwick has selected a superstar in the making as the recipient of his coveted Golden Buzzer. She became in need of a kidney transplant, and in September 2013, Angelica's mother, Eva Hale, thankfully was a match and able to donate a kidney to her daughter.

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BBC reveals its top earners… but only a third are women

Stars are expected to include former Top Gear presenter Chris Evans, chatshow presenter Graham Norton and Antiques Roadshow host Fiona Bruce, prompting some viewers to take to social media services complaining of overpayment. Hall has vowed to have equality between the numbers of men and women appearing on air, and in the amount they are paid, by 2020. These 96 names know they have two bosses: Internal managers at the BBC, and the public.

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Aaron Carter breaks down as he slams drug lies

On Twitter , the pop star said his "celebrity was targeted" during the arrest and that he has a license for medical marijuana , but Georgia state law doesn't permit the type of marijuana found in his vehicle. "I do not drink". I have to drink the lightest beer possible that's not hoppy. He also reportedly shot down any suggestions he smokes meth, uses crack or heroin and added he doesn't drink hard alcohol at all.

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Two new Harry Potter books on the way this year

Both books will be out in the United Kingdom on October 20, but there's no word about when they could be released stateside. We've reached out to Bloombsury India to ask if the two new Harry Potter books will be available in the country, and will update you once we hear back.

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Harry Styles 'walks out' of Dunkirk interview!

But suspiciously, a photo of shirtless Ryan Gosling in The Notebook got his heart pumping just a bit faster than usual, leading him to say that the actor was very handsome in the film. [A] n impressive debut performance, and definitely not the Rihanna-in-Battleship debacle you may have feared. "We don't want people who are huge fans of his being disappointed that he's not in it enough or whatever".

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Afghan forces retake district in Helmand from Taliban

Marines deployed to Helmand announced Monday. Omar Zowak, the provincial governor's spokesman, said the operation kicked off on Saturday morning and that troops are moving in from three different directions. Afghanistan's protracted war killed a record number of civilians during the first six months of this year, according to a United Nations report released Monday, which blamed the majority of the deaths on bombings by insurgents.

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Georgia mother charged in child's hot auto death

Police say Fowler left her baby in the auto before she entered a salon at the shopping center at 10:06 a.m. According to DeKalb County Police, Fowler was suffering from a medical emergency when officers found her and the child. She then called 911 and claimed to have a seizure. In early July, investigators had enough to arrest Fowler , but by then the woman had fled town.

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Bella Thorne opens up about what's REALLY going on with Scott Disick

McCarthy asked Thorne point-blank about Disick, "You're not with him anymore?" She later told Complex that Disick's hard partying made her uncomfortable. We went to the movies. "Then I was really like, 'Damn, you're really talented, '" she told the radio host. "Holy sh-t. You're f-cking great, dude.' And then he invited me to Jingle Ball to watch him perform".

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Gabby Allen tells Marcel Somerville she loves him

And it seems there could be trouble in paradise for Gabby and Marcel after she's caught lying when asked an "important" question by her beau. But according to them the results of the lie detector test are meant to stir things up in the villa.

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Claire Searches for Lost Love Jamie in 'Outlander' Season 3 Trailer

It's clear to see the pain on Claire's face when Frank says, "Come to daddy, give me a kiss", to a baby Brianna. It also looks like maximum drama, with Balfe again turning in a gut-wrenching performance as a woman torn between two lives and two loves.

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DC is the one of the worst cities for first-time homebuyers

After factoring 30 key metrics like commutes, weekly work hours, affordable housing, poverty rates, divorce rates and health, Miami came in as the nation's fifth most stressed out city. Think back to the last time you went to the doctor or even the dentist - chances are that stress came up at least once as a cause for some of your health issues.

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Kenny Rogers, Dolly Parton to team up one last time in Nashville

Rogers said the concert would prove "a moving experience for us standing on that stage together for one last time". The 78-year-old country star will share the stage with the 71-year-old singer October 25 in Nashville, Tenn., before retiring from live shows after six decades, Rogers announced in a Facebook video Tuesday.

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Warner Bros. Sets 2020 Release Dates for Two Unspecified DC Movies

Wonder Woman is now the third-biggest Warner Bros. release of all time in North America following having passed the final Harry Potter movie (not including inflation). Absolutely. I adore Patty Jenkins , and it'll be wonderful to do. Outside of Wonder Woman 2 , the likeliest contenders include Apes director Matt Reeves' Batman movie, a Suicide Squad sequel, the Dwayne Johnson-starring Black Adam , Gotham City Sirens (which will reunite Suicide Squad's director David Ayer and ...

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Kendall Jenner helps BFF Cara Delevingne celebrate Valerian premiere

RiRi, clearly excited for the movie, chose to step up her fashion game, opting for an extravagant and stunning off-the-shoulder Giambattista Valli Couture dress made up of heaps upon heaps of pink tulle. FYI: Rihanna is wearing Giambattista Valli couture, custom Manolo Blahnik shoes, and Chopard jewelry. Cara, too, opted for couture, stepping out in a glittering Iris van Herpen couture silver high-neck gown straight off the Paris couture runway where it was shown earlier this ...

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Walking Dead halts production after stuntman dies

Bernecker's girlfriend, Jennifer Cocker, opened up about the incident on her Facebook page on July 12. Assistant director Matthew Goodwin told the local sheriff's office that Bernecker did not appear to get "a good separation" from the balcony and tried to abort the jump by grabbing onto the balcony with both hands.

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Kate Middleton, Prince William: Wimbledon final with Roger Federer

Kate Middleton continues to rock her summer style . It seems like the newlywed might have saved her best look for last: a bohemian-style crepe dress from Isabel Marant Étoile. Prince William and Princess Kate carved out some together time on Sunday. Perhaps displaying a little extra skin is part of Kate's updated look , which includes her fresh lob hairstyle and a switch from classic pumps to chunky heels.

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Jehovah's Witness vows to appeal its ban

After having their appeal denied, the Jehovah's Witnesses plan to appeal the ruling to the European Court of Human Rights [official website]. "Checks have found that the organisation is in breach of the law on resistance to extremism", said a ministry spokeswoman, reported the Russian news agency TASS.

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Frontier adds nonstop flights in Oklahoma City, Tulsa

On Tuesday, Frontier Airlines announced it will launch six new cities starting this fall. The news was revealed during a press conference at ONT. The new service in Reno will operate beginning November 21, 2017 and will run three times a week between RNO and Denver on Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday on an Airbus 320 with 180 seats.

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Red Bull seeking answers for British GP struggles

They are also ahead in race wins with six to Sebastian Vettel's three. Ultimately, when on course for fourth position on the penultimate lap, Vettel suffered a left front tyre failure heading down the Wellington Straight, which saw him forced to pit, which relegated him down to seventh behind both Red Bull's and Nico Hülkenberg .

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Coming soon to your wallet: New £10 note unveiled

The note will be made with the same polymer material as the £5 released year, which sparked an outcry among animal rights and vegan campaigners and some religious groups as it contains tallow a form of animal fat. Winchester Cathedral shown in gold foil on the front of the note and silver on the back. Micro-lettering beneath the Queen's portrait with tiny letters and numbers that are visible under a microscope.

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RSL plays Manchester United tough in 2-1 loss

He's now a top striker - Jose Mourinho on Lukaku. United first half: J Pereira, Fosu-Mensah, Lindelof, Jones, Blind, Carrick, Pogba, McTominay, Lingard, Mkhitaryan, Lukaku. It is good experience or us to play with one player less". Chances at either end were becoming a rarity but a talking point emerged midway through the second half when Valencia was sent off for what was deemed a risky challenge on Saucedo.

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Telltale Games could be making Batman and Wolf Among Us sequels

Unlike numerous studio's games, this particular adaptation never received a second season, despite the fact that there's ample source material - but now it seems that something could be in the works. Guardians of the Galaxy is still ongoing and a fourth season of The Walking Dead has already been teased , so The Wolf Among Us seems like the most likely candidate for the studio's next project - although a return to Gotham City is also possible.

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Here's Your First, Super-Inside Teaser for 'The Disaster Artist'

The HDTGM episode features the author of the book (and former star of " The Room ") Greg Sestero as a special guest. This scene is based on a notorious scene from The Room that according to Sestero, took all day to film. And just like Wiseau did in The Room , he's directing, producing, and starring... as Wiseau himself. Dave Franco plays Sestero, and the film's cast is jam-packed with comedy people like Seth Rogen , Paul Scheer, Alison Brie , Jason Mantzoukas , Kristen Bell, Adam ...

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Police say woman shot at her gender reveal party wasn't pregnant

The nine victims were shot in a home after the party July 8. Willis' sister Amber White reportedly said she was "excited" to be a mother. Police said they believe two gunmen entered through the front door and fired 14 rounds while attendants were watching a movie , WCPO-TV reported.

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Daniel Radcliffe Rushes To Help Tourist After Robbery

I said, "You're Daniel Radcliffe , ' and he replied, 'I am.' He was a really nice bloke. The victim was very, very shaken up ". Daniel Radcliffe's representative did confirm to Fox News that the actor was at the scene that evening but could not comment further as it is now " a police matter ".

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Annual inflation comes in below expectations as quarterly rate drops to zero

The pound dropped from a 10-month high versus the dollar as United Kingdom inflation unexpectedly slowed in June, reducing the chances of an imminent interest-rate increase by the Bank of England . That is because of rising rates overseas which are increasing their borrowing costs. But the signs of receding pressure on inflation wiped more than a cent off sterling against the dollar, taking it from session highs of $1.3126 to $1.3021, down 0.38 cents, immediately following the figures.


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