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Trump courts black vote at Detroit church

But today, the tone was very different, and Trump said that he was there to listen . Donald Trump rocked a speech to a predominantly black church in Detroit, Michigan, on Saturday in the latest of a series of bold moves that have forced an otherwise hostile press corps to cover the GOP nominee and allowed Trump's campaign to take control of the national conversation.

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What If: Can Trump boost turnout among white voters?

Tristin Wilkerson, co-founder of Black and Brown People Vote, a nonpartisan political activism project, said Trump's appeals to voters of color is "just a step from mockery". "Once you enforce the law, once you get rid of the criminals, once you triple the number of ICE (Immigration and Customs Enforcement) agents, once you secure the Southern border, once you turn off the jobs.

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Trump Will Give Long-Awaited Immigration Speech on Wednesday

Author and conservative pundit Ann Coulter released her new book last week, In Trump We Trust, in which she expressed support for heavily controversial elements of Trump's immigration plan, including his pledge to deport all undocumented immigrants.

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Karan Johar's 'Koffee With Karan Season 5' To Begin With Fawad Khan!

The actor will participate for the first time in the talk show, and if the rumour mills are to be believed, he would have either Deepika Padukone or Alia Bhatt as his partner on it. If Fawad sits on the couch before SRK, this will be the second consecutive time when Karan's show will not have the "Badshah" as the first guest. Well, no doubt all girls will be glued to the television screens as the smoking hot actor will make the appearance on Koffee with Karan .

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Gene Wilder Remembered By Willy Wonka's 'Charlie'

Want more stories like this? "I expected it; I expected he would go". Yet the roles he performed in both - Blazing Saddles' depressed and drunken Jim and Willy Wonka's titular candy magnate - stand out above the rest. It always gave you a glimpse into what the character was really thinking or feeling, and it always got a laugh. Jordan ended the announcement with a line from Gene's most famous film, Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory: "We are the music makers, and we are the ...

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Gary Johnson - Helping Clinton Like Ross Perot?

On the ballot in Wisconsin, in addition to Clinton and Trump, are Jill Stein of the Green Party and Gary Johnson of the Libertarian party. They have just a few weeks to cross the magic threshold before the first nationally-televised debate on September 26.

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Miss America Has First Openly Gay Contestant

Inspired both by the tragic loss of a close friend to suicide at age 13 and her concern over suicide rates among young gay people, Miss O'Flaherty would devote her tenure as Miss America to suicide prevention. 'Through every major milestone of our nation's evolution, Miss America has provided a voice for women from all walks of life, and, this year, we welcome our first openly gay contestant, ' he said.

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Kylie Jenner Didn't Plan to Go Platinum Blonde!

Kim looked decidedly demure by comparisons; she wore a mesh sweater dress over a bodysuit along with thigh high boots. The Kylie Lipkit founder shares another photo of her wearing nothing but a purple fur jacket with her new hair tied up in a bun.

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Fox settles with Gretchen Carlson over Roger Ailes sex harassment suit

We sincerely regret and apologize for the fact that Gretchen was not treated with the respect and dignity that she and all of her colleagues deserve. But the settlement, combined with Van Susteren's abrupt departure, underscored the ongoing tumult inside Fox News, whose once proudly defiant newsroom has been besieged this summer by new allegations of harassment and persistent rumors about turnover in the on-air and executive ranks.

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Johnny Depp investigates Biggie's and Tupac's murders in upcoming thriller Labyrinth

What babe? The babe with the power. Poole is the book's titular detective, who found himself courting scandal when he was assigned to the Notorious B.I.G murder case after the rapper was killed in a shoot-out on March 9th, 1997. We're just happy it's not *that* Labyrinth . The theory continues: Knight then attempted to pin Tupac's death on Biggie by making it seem as if his own murder six months later was a retaliation killing carried out by gang members associated with Tupac .

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IPhone 7 colors: what's your favorite shade?

There's another black color for the iPhone 7 and this time it also comes with a dark faced Apple logo on the back as well. It's a radical revision that gives the Apple Watch a faster, more intuitive interface. But Forrester Research analyst Julie Ask figures consumers will appreciate the faster chip and other improvements once they try the new iPhones. "Apple has a very long history of removing features we all thought were necessary, and then convincing us that we didn't need them", said ...

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North Texas Catholics celebrate Saint Mother Teresa

Saintly inspiration: Mother Teresa students parade the small things they do as they celebrate the canonisation of St Teresa of Kolkata . Saint Teresa had passed away on September 5, 1997. "In June of 1995, Mother Teresa was right on the steps of that church, looking out at everyone", Most Rev. John O. Barres, Bishop of Allentown Diocese, said.

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Apple's iPhone 7 has a better camera, repels water and dust

Nintendo debuted a new Super Mario game for iOS called Super Mario Run . Both iPhones will have 12MP sensors but the iPhone 7 Plus will have a dual-lens camera which includes a wide-angle lens and a telephoto lens. When it came to the design of the phone, Apple made a point to discuss how shiny the new iPhone is, complete with a video narrated by Jony Ives that goes into detail about the process used to make the device extra-special shiny for the new "jet black" version.

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Drake's 'One Dance' pegged as song of the summer by Spotify, Billboard

Right on cue, Spotify has published its list of the most streamed songs of summer and unsurprisingly, Drake, Rihanna , and even Drake featuring Rihanna (#Aubrih ) have taken the top spots both in the USA and globally. Other artists who faired well on the global charts included Justin Timberlake, "Panda" impresario Desiigner and Fifth Harmony, while the USA top 10 also featured Twenty One Pilots, who scored two spots on the list.

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Gwyneth Paltrow Regrets 'Conscious Uncoupling' With Chris Martin in Goop

Gwyneth Paltrow opens up to LinkedIn about the reason she announced "consciously uncoupling" on her blog and dishes whether or not she'd break the news that way again. It was really tough. "It is with hearts full of sadness that we have chose to separate", Paltrow announced in the post. "We are parents first and foremost, to two incredibly wonderful children and we ask for their and our space and privacy to be respected at this hard time".

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Watch Mel Brooks pay tribute to comedy partner Gene Wilder

American actor Gene Wilder (L) performs alongside compatriot Rolf Saxon, October 2, during the rehearsal of a scene from Neil Simon's "Laughter on the 23rd Floor". But the film remains a big part of his life, and Wilder's death Sunday hit him personally. "When it happens, it's still tremendous". Brooks recalled first meeting Wilder when the actor was starring in a production of Mother Courage with Bancroft.

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'Eat Pray Love' author Elizabeth Gilbert 'in love with' best friend

So. Here is where we stand now: Rayya and I are together. I love her, and she loves me. Titled "ME & RAYYA", the lengthy post details her friendship turned relationship with the fellow writer and filmmaker, as well as the tragic circumstances that brought Elizabeth's feelings to light.

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Watch the First 'Underworld: Blood Wars' Trailer

Ok, then. There's a lot happening in this trailer, but one thing is clear: the Underworld franchise is sticking to their guns. They're joined by two new enemies: Lycan leader Marius (Outlander's Tobias Menzies) and risky Vampire Semira (Sherlock's Lara Pulver ), who discover that drinking Selene's blood will make them invincible - but since this is an Underworld movie, Selene is probably going to defeat them just long enough to ensure a sixth film.

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Zorro detained at LAX, reports of gunfire were false alarm

Investigators are attempting to determine what prompted the first of several emergency calls Sunday night that falsely reported a gunman at Los Angeles International Airport. Officers are working to determine the source of the noises. "Others say they just heard 'run!'" he said. Police responded to a 911 call of shots fired.

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ITT Tech closes more than 100 of its schools

In the email to students, ITT Tech said their "accreditation remains in place" but they were in "extended discussion" with the school's accreditation agency to address issues. But it's important to know that transferring credits can impact their eligibility for potential student loan relief. The Department of Education has announced that they will contact current and recently enrolled students via e-mail to inform them of ITT's closure and the options they have going forward.

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'Black Lives Matter' Closes London City Airport

According to the video, approximately £92,000 or $122,000 per year is the average salary of passengers at London City Airport, an worldwide hub just east of City of London (not to be confused with London itself) and Canary Wharf, two major financial districts that make great use of the airport.

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'Don't Breathe' keeps box office rivals on toes

The DreamWorks period drama "The Light Between Oceans", starring Michael Fassbender and Alicia Vikander , opened with $6.2 million Friday through Monday. Unadjusted for inflation, it is now actor Will Smith's second-highest grossing film of his almost 30-year career in the entertainment industry, trailing just under $10 million behind 1996 blockbuster Independence Day's $306.2 million total.

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Kanye West Confirms Joint Album With Drake

The 6ix god and Yeezus are releasing an album and you can start getting excited about it right now. Kanye West and Drake's long-rumored collaborative album is "coming up soon". "The ten thousand people that showed up didn't have a problem with it", he countered. He said: "How do you word the idea that you want all variations of black?.How do you word that exactly?" "We've had to make all these clothes from scratch for North and for Saint ".

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Halle Berry's Divorce Just Took a Surprising Turn

What gives? Halle , 50, and Olivier , 50, split in October 2015, but the couple has dragged their feet ever since then, according to TMZ . A clerk in the divorce court sent the couple a legal notice stating that they either need to take the steps to move forward in dissolving their union, or the case would be dismissed.

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IS losses on Turkey's border imperil group

Syrian rebels backed by Turkey said that they have recaptured a number of villages from the IS since the Turkish operation -code named Euphrates Shield- began. The PKK - recognised as a terrorist organisation by Turkey, the U.S. and European Union - resumed its decades-old armed campaign against Turkish state in July previous year.

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13 more ready to testify against Cosby

Bill Cosby's lawyer said in a statement Tuesday that his client is being victimized by "racial bias and prejudice" in his ongoing sexual assault case, ABC News reports . In addition, Brian McMonagle, the lead defense lawyer, said on Tuesday he would request that the trial be moved elsewhere. "We have seen a barrage of new accusers claiming, 'Me too, "' Agrusa said.

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Philippines' Rodrigo Duterte: I regret calling Obama that name

The unpredictable new man in charge in Manila introduces an unwelcome element to an already tense region and is casting a late second-term cloud over painstaking effort by Obama to intensify relations between the allies. Duterte has previously cursed Pope Francis and U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon. The comments was in response to a bombing that took place last week at a crowded market in Duterte's hometown, Davao City, which killed 14 people and injured 68 others.

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'Janatha Garage' total worldwide box-office collections report; Jr NTR and Mohanlal rock

According to the latest updates, the film has collected Rs 115 Crores from theaters all around the world. The movie is all about saving the environment and how people can help themselves by combating corruption and wrongdoing in society. Interestingly in Karnataka and the US there was a thumping collection of Rs 10.5 crore and 9.50 crore respectively. "@Rentrak." In fact, the United States run has been magnificent for Jr NTR as it has become his 4th movie that has collected over $1 million ...

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Apple unveils waterproof Apple Watch

Fresh iPhones: Cook is expected to formally announce two new iPhones, the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus, and remove the traditional headphone jack. Different amounts of force will activate different types of functionality. Every new iPhone will also include a Lightning-to-3.5mm headphone jack dongle in the box that work with existing headphones. The iPhone 7 Plus also isn't afraid of water with a rating of IP67 so you can dip it in water up to 1 meter deep and don't have to worry about ...

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Judge orders construction halted on segment of Dakota Access Pipeline

She is co-counsel with Jan Hasselman representing the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe in its lawsuit against the Army Corps of Engineers over the Dakota Access pipeline . "We're asking the court to halt this path of destruction". We also asked him for a temporary restraining order on the land on the other side of route 1806 and that was what was denied .

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Hit drug drama 'Narcos' renewed for 3rd and 4th seasons

Created by Chris Brancato , Eric Newman , and Carlo Bernard , the show stars Wagner Moura as Pablo Escobar , Boyd Holbrook , and Pedro Pascal . "I'll go as long as they'll let me go", Newman had told the Hollywood Reporter. The showrunner also stressed that they intentionally didn't name the show " Pablo Escobar " or "Medellin" so they can opt to move the story to wherever the war on drugs will take them.

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Third time lucky: Bridget Jones is back

She "drinks like a fish, smokes like a chimney and dresses like her mother", as her future romantic interest Mark Darcy proclaims - at first disgustedly and then, later, adoringly. This weekend, in either a subconscious ode to the new movie or just through pure coincidence, I chose to re-watch Bridget Jones with my boyfriend (yes, men can and should watch it, too).

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U.S. pledges support for Laos bomb clearance project

The State Department said a planned first meeting between Obama and his counterpart Rodrigo Duterte on the sidelines of a regional summit in Laos on Tuesday was canceled because the tone of the Philippine leader's rhetoric raised questions about the chances of productive talks.

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Russia's Putin, Turkey's Erdogan support increased oil trade

In talks earlier on Monday, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov were unable to come to terms on a ceasefire for the second time in two weeks, with U.S. in a way that they think would "actually work". The Obama administration has sought to compartmentalize by arguing that military and other cooperation won't be jeopardized even if it detests the current Philippine leader's tone.

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Ex-principal in Detroit corruption case gets 15 months

Roberts said she wanted to send a message with Shys sentencing, despite his age. Details are sparse as they'll be revealed to Detroit Federation of Teachers members later this week, but a tentative agreement has been reached between the new district that controls Detroit's public schools and the 2,900 or so unionized teachers and staff who work there.


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