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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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Gal Gadot threatens to exit 'Wonder Woman' sequel

Gadot , a former soldier in the Israeli army and the victor of the 2004 Miss Israel pageant, hit Hollywood as a fresh face for American audiences, so GQ writer Caity Weaver travel...

Salman Khan treats fans with guns and glory

The blockbuster trailer of Tiger Zinda Hai took social media by storm in no time. On a related note, Salman will be seen sharing the screen space with Katrina Kaif in Tiger ...

China sales: Alibaba takes £2bn in minutes on Singles' Day

More than 140,000 brands participate in 11.11 in 2017, offering 15 million products The Double 11 shopping event has more than 60,000 global brands that will offer popular items ...

Jodie Whittaker makes 'Doctor Who' debut in first official image

Throw in some sturdy boots , and this Doctor means business (and, we may add, is rather stylish). She said: "It's more than an honour to play the Doctor". MASSIVE news for ...

Mariah Carey accused of sexual harassment by former head of security

The draft goes into detail about Carey's alleged sexual harassment, with Anello claiming that Carey engaged in "sexual acts with the intent that they be viewed by Anello". Carey ha...

US Mom Says Spacey Assaulted Son, Police Investigating

Heather Unruh said her son had met Spacey in July 2016 at a Nantucket restaurant. "There was no consent". Unruh said her son did not report the incident at the time "largely beca...

United Kingdom minister Priti Patel held undisclosed meeting with Israel's Netanyahu

Number 10 was also unable to confirm whether there were any other policy discussions held between Ms Patel and the Israeli Government during her visit. That she didn't report the m...

NYPD opens third sexual assault allegation against Harvey Weinstein

On December 23 of the same year, she says Weinstein showed up in the lobby of her apartment building, they went upstairs, and he allegedly raped her a second time. A warrant requir...

DEVELOPING: 2 Shot Dead at Grambling State University, Search Underway For Suspect

When police arrived to the scene after getting a call from a distraught student, Andrews and Caldwell were already deceased. The victims were identified as 23-year-old Earl Willi...

Actress Files Lawsuit Against Harvey Weinstein's Company For Covering Up His Behaviour

Harvey Weinstein wouldn't take no for an answer when a NY production assistant rejected his sexual advances and told him she was menstruating, she said Tuesday. Mimi Haleyi is o...

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Trump disputes military widow's account of condolence call

Trump disputes military widow's account of condolence call

Johnson's family, who were dressed in white, openly wept over the death of the 25-year-old Army sergeant. The president had previously tweeted in defense: 'Democrat Congresswom...

Dozens of shooting stars visible as Orionid meteor shower peaks this weekend

Dozens of shooting stars visible as Orionid meteor shower peaks this weekend

But this year, there's barely a sliver of moon in sight - the new moon was just on Thursday. Don't worry too much if you don't get outside or Storm Brian is wreaking havoc where ...

The Kardashians Find Blac Chyna's Lawsuit 'Annoying,' Source Says

The Kardashians Find Blac Chyna's Lawsuit 'Annoying,' Source Says

The mother-of-two is now suing Rob and the rest of the Kardashian family for conspiring to sabotage her reality show and causing her a great deal of pain over an alleged dom...

Kehinde Wiley to Paint Official Presidential Portrait of Obama

The Portrait Gallery says it is still raising private funds to pay for the commissioned portraits and the associated unveiling event, educational programs, and enhanced website. So...

Eminem blasts Trump in freestyle rap at BET Awards

Eminem blasts Trump in freestyle rap at BET Awards

While many other fans, sports stars and members of the hip-hop community have praised Eminem's message , it has also been criticised by right-wing U.S. "Trump is so pissed he just...