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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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'Rainbow dinosaur' discovered by scientists, see it here

It could be that Caihong's "rainbow" feathers were used to attract mates, just like modern peacocks use their colourful tails. It turns out, pigment isn't necessary to determin...

Manchester City bid for Alexis Sanchez

Arsene Wenger explained his decision to leave Alexis Sanchez on the bench for Arsenal's EFL Cup semi-final clash with Chelsea as "the decision of the day". It has been a tou...

Donald Trump has addressed the idea of Oprah in the White House

Trevor Noah can see it. UNITED STATES TELEVISION network NBC has apologised after it sent a tweet during the Golden Globes last night calling Oprah Winfrey "OUR future pres...

Helena Bonham Carter to play Princess Margaret in 'The Crown'

Last month, Claire Foy , who played Queen Elizabeth throughout the show's first two seasons, spoke to Jimmy Fallon about the cast's transition. While Carter's reported casting...

Disney's Star Wars Movies Just Passed A Significant Milestone

Box office tracker comScore, which issued the number Sunday, said that the improvement was due to a variety of strong performances - including the Chinese blockbuster "Wolf Warrior...

Style arsenal, including AR-15, was stashed in Houston Hyatt Regency room

It comes as cities across the United States and around the world step up security for New Year's Eve celebrations. Stanley was arrested and charged with trafficking heroin, four...

Mark Hamill walks back his 'Last Jedi' criticism

Fisher is most notably known for her portrayal of Princess/Admiral Leia Organa in the Star Wars movies, so it's somewhat fitting, yet tragic, that this would be one of her last p...

Watch Sandra Bullock plot a heist in official 'Ocean's 8' trailer

The heist-thriller franchise he started with " Ocean's Eleven " in 2001 gets a new face with " Ocean's 8 ", starring Sandra Bullock and seven other women . "How long if I told y...

Selena Gomez's Mom Hospitalized Over Her Daughter's Reunion With Justin Bieber

TMZ reports that Mandy Teefey , the mother of Selena Gomez , was so upset to find out that Gomez and Justin Bieber are dating seriously again that she had to be hospitalized. ...

Boy Gets the Grinch Locked Up - and Saves Christmas

She went to TyLon's house to assure him that his Christmas was safe from harm. TyLon Pittman recalled his Saturday convesation with the 911 oprator, Tylon's family was unawar...

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NBC set to revive The Office in 2018

NBC set to revive The Office in 2018

NBC is in early talks to revive The Office , sources tell Variety . NBC's The Office itself was a remake of the British The Office , which ran for two series in the...

Saturday Night Live Takes Aim at Omarosa's Exit From the White House

Saturday Night Live Takes Aim at Omarosa's Exit From the White House

Wrapping up the entourage is Attorney General Jeff Sessions as a tiny Elf on the Shelf (also played by McKinnon), who playfully asks to put the topper on the Christmas tree: an ang...

Prince Harry interviews Obama for the BBC

Prince Harry interviews Obama for the BBC

Prince Harry has recorded a laugh-filled feature-length interview with former U.S. president Barack Obama for BBC Radio 4's Today programme. The two exchanged quips during ...

Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame announce 2018 inductees

Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame announce 2018 inductees

The 33rd annual Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony will be held at Public Auditorium. This morning, the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame unveiled their list of inductees f...

Special counsel subpoenas Deutsche Bank on President Trump's finances

Special counsel subpoenas Deutsche Bank on President Trump's finances

In an interview with the New York Times in July, Trump, asked if Mueller's investigation would cross a "red line" if it expanded to look at his family's finances beyond any rel...