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Kenya sends manager home over doping allegations: IOC

The apparent lack of a credible anti-doping system in Kenya is of particular concern as the country's athletes have dominated middle- and long-distance running in recent years, finishing on top of the medal table at the 2015 World Athletics Champio...

Vijay Rupani sworn in as new Chief Minister of Gujarat

The oath-taking ceremony was held in the presence of top BJP leaders including its president Amit Shah, party veteran LK Advani, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and Union Science and Technology Minister Harsh Vardhan. Nine ministers from the pre...

Shooter secures NZ's first medal at Olympics

Skinner s expert shooting swelled to three Australia s gold medal tally after Saturday s brace in the pool. "It made me just want to see and smash". Today, on the biggest stage of all and in her first Olympics, the two-time World Cup silver medalli...

Phelps leaves door ajar for sixth Games

There's going to be no shortage of samba, culture or diversity in the opening ceremony for the 2016 Summer Olympics as Brazil proudly showcases its traditions and environmental wonders. But the 31-year-old Phelps, who retired from swimming after the ...

Council of Europe head says Turkey needs understanding

It was not immediately clear if any suspects had been detained. The script for the July 15 putsch was "written outside", Erdogan said in a speech on Tuesday in Ankara. "Let Italy's judges deal with the mafia, not my son ", Erdogan said in an int...

Here's Who JoJo Fletcher Picked on 'Bachelorette' Finale

Robby , a 27-year-old former competitive swimmer from Florida, was absolutely certain JoJo was going to pick him at the end of her journey and become his future wife. ( CNN ) - JoJo Fletcher is engaged! Fletcher was set to see Jordan's neighb...

Physician Marshall ousts US Rep. Huelskamp in Kansas primary

Much of the trouble for Huelskamp began when he was kicked off the House Agriculture Committee in 2012 after opposing then-Speaker John Boehner, a crucial assignment in the farm-rich, sprawling rural district. Jordan knocked establishment groups, inc...

Fox News CEO Roger Ailes resigns

The controversy that led to Mr. Ailes's ouster began July 6, when Ms. Carlson, an 11-year veteran of Fox , filed her suit after her contract wasn't renewed on June 23. A former media strategist to Presidents Richard Nixon, Ronald Reagan and George...

Chris Froome cruises to his 3rd Tour de France victory

First, three-time time trial world champion Tony Martin abandoned the race due to a left-knee injury, then Marcel Kittel, the sprinter who won Stage 4, had a mechanical problem and dropped behind as he was forced to change bikes. "I definitely feel I...

CEO of Fox News Channel resigns over sexual harassment claims

How does Ailes's golden parachute stack up against other famous departures? Several Fox News stars have clauses in their contracts that tie their commitments to Ailes being in charge of the network. It notes that Fox News has a relatively old a...

With Khan family, has Trump finally gone too far?

The man who got five deferments to avoid being drafted into the Vietnam War denigrated the parents of this war hero, even suggesting that Ms. Khan was silent on stage because she is a Muslim woman who was not allowed to speak . A spokeswoman for...

James Corden tries out being Matt Damon's "Jason Bourne" stunt double

Most of the criticisms aimed at the new film (which, aptly, is simply titled Jason Bourne ) were about it just being more of the same, and not in a fun-good-same way but a same-same-same way. Star Trek Beyond fell to second place bringing in $24 mi...

Facebook beats 2Q forecasts, user numbers grow, stock soars

This represents an increase of 15 percent year-over-year in monthly active users of the social network. Facebook has steadily been gaining revenue , and users, for the last few years. The social media platform's Q2 earnings beat expectations on ...

Roger Ailes harassed and 'psychologically tortured' me for 20 years

And he has been running the network's morning editorial meeting. Days after details of Kelly's interview was reported in the press Ailes resigned as CEO of Fox News. Brock is the founder of media watchdog Media Matters. "The looming question now ...

New Doctor Strange Trailer

Aside from more character context, the new trailer showcases more of the dizzying visual effects that play a huge role in the film. November sees the launch of Marvel's Doctor Strange, putting Benedict Cumberbatch into the Marvel Universe for the...

Obama on Trump winning: 'Anything's possible'

In that regard, Trump's speech, following daughter Ivanka's world-of-fantasy tribute to him, was the appropriate conclusion to a four-day spectacle that can best be described as a gift that will keep on giving: most immediately, to the Clinton campai...

New Sandy Hook school opens nearly 4 years after massacre

Kathy Gombos, principal of Sandy Hook, told WVIT Friday. One of the playgrounds of the newly constructed Sandy Hook Elementary School is unveiled by officials in Newtown, Connecticut, U.S. The redesign is meant to focus on the natural features ...

A divided Republican party: Donald or Ivanka for president?

He said his pledge to support the Republican nominee "was not a blanket commitment that if you go and slander and attack Heidi that I'm going to nonetheless come like a servile puppy dog and say thank you very much for maligning my wife and maligni...

Hillary Clinton, with Bill in tow, launches bus tour of Rust Belt

The presidential tracking poll reflects a slight change of wording from previous surveys, replacing the "Neither/Other" option given to respondents with just "Other". "I believe climate change is real, and that we can save our planet while creating...

Mila Kunis Reveals The Adorable Way Ashton Kutcher Helps Around The House

Initially, she went for carrot stick, at which Corden raised an eyebrow, causing her to explain that beer cans are short. She said: "The amusing part was, when we figured out we were having a kid, we needed to baby-proof the house". The actress has...

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Katie Holmes And Jamie Foxx Finally Confirm Relationship

Washington D.C. [USA], Sep 07: They have denied it for years, but now, it seems like Katie Holmes and Jamie Foxx no longer wish to hide their relationship. But, after sparking ...

Taylor Swift sent flowers to music video dancers

But some fans have criticised her for being shown relaxing in a bath of diamonds , claiming it's a reference to Kim Kardashian's robbery in Paris. The lyrics video - which was...

Thousands evacuated as Rakhine burns

Following the attack on Friday, the army declared war against "terrorism" killing many and besieging townships of Maungdaw, Buthidaung and Rathedaung, a home to almost 800,000 peo...

GOP senator wants details on border wall construction

Trump has lashed out at Flake in response. "Why force people to use their resources fending off a primary challenge?" He also made statements seemingly directed at Flake. He saw ...

Marvel's Avengers: Infinity War Cast Adds Two More Familiar Faces

That was until Spider-Man: Homecoming was released in theaters last month, anyway, when Pepper made her brief, triumphant return to the MCU alongside Tony Stark and Happy Hogan...

Taylor Swift's new album title, release date announced

Taylor returned to the world of social media after her brief blackout by posting a mysterious video on Instagram of what appeared to be a snake's tail. I feel like a hiss or...

Star Wars Battlefront 2 shows Starfighter Assault mode

Following a recent leak , Electronic Arts has published the official Star Wars Battlefront II Starfighter Assault gameplay trailer, which features game engine footage and ...

Sigourney Weaver Vows To Break The Defenders In High Stakes Final Trailer

Alexandra (Sigourney Weaver ) just wants to help New York's heroes - by advising them against teaming up. Marco: "There's the brutal, bloody fight scenes of Daredevil , but al...

Taylor Swift gives evidence in court in groping case

The actress called Swift - who is the godmother to King's son, Leo - "F-ING BRAVE". "It was just destroying her that she said that", she testified . Lena Dunham praised her "fi...

Taylor Swift says DJ subjected her to long, 'horrifying' grope

Taylor Swift has testified in her trial accusing a radio host of groping her that "he grabbed my ass underneath my skirt" when the two posed for a photo together before her 2013...

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YouTube introduces chat interface for sharing videos

YouTube introduces chat interface for sharing videos

Dubbed the " Shared " tab, the feature allows you to send videos and chat with friends directly in YouTube . When you share a video with a friend or a group of people, a messagi...

Maxine Waters: Trump 'Most Deplorable Person I've Met in My Life'

Maxine Waters: Trump 'Most Deplorable Person I've Met in My Life'

Waters, as a vocal advocate for President Trump's impeachment, also touched on the investigation into Russia's alleged election meddling led by Special Counsel Robert Mueller. Th...

Nakamura Defeats Cena, Will Face Mahal For WWE Title At SummerSlam

Nakamura Defeats Cena, Will Face Mahal For WWE Title At SummerSlam

The WWE may have over-hyped this match just a little by repeatedly calling it a dream match , but they did get the crowd chanting "This is awesome!", which is not easy to do. ...

Marvel Announced 'Captain Marvel's Time Period & '90s Kids Are Gonna Freak Out

Marvel Announced 'Captain Marvel's Time Period & '90s Kids Are Gonna Freak Out

We also know that Samuel L. Jackson is going to definitely be around as Nick Fury and that we'll see him with two good eyes... for a little bit, at least. Finally, the studio a...

Democrats preferred in 2018, but without anti-Trump motivation

Democrats preferred in 2018, but without anti-Trump motivation

One major trend we have seen over the last 50-75 years is that even when a President is elected, while his party has control of the House and Senate , the following mid-term elect...