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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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Landslide in Uttarakhand leaves several tourists stranded

President Pranab Mukherjee had visited the Badrinath shrine, the last Char Dham shrine to be opened this year, on 6 May. Border Roads Organisation (BRO) and other authorities are...

The new 'Spider-Man: Homecoming' poster is getting roasted by the internet

He tells Peter that he's in "dire need of an upgrade", and designs a new, advanced suit. Spider-Man: Homecoming's third trailer is out and our beloved Spidey is out looking for...

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales Review

It tells a much simpler story with a strong emotional core, complete with a dastardly, scary villain. Things start well enough. Like Rush, film studio Walt Disney is choosi...

Lea Michele cried after meeting her 'idol' Celine Dion

The huge climbs and lung-busting notes in " My Heart Will Go On " have stymied many karaoke singers, but Dion once again demonstrated her impressive vocal range and ending the song...

Trump tweets warning to Comey about 'leaking to the press'

US media quoted an unnamed White House official as saying that 11 candidates are being considered, including acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe . They said his firing has "the a...

Charlie Hunnam chats about King Arthur, Sons of Anarchy

That meant lots of training for Charlie Hunnam, but not for the reasons you might think. King Arthur: Legend Of The Sword is released in cinemas May 19th, previews May 17th & 1...

Twin Peaks season premiere

Twenty-five years ago Agent Phillip Jeffries, played by the late David Bowie, strode out of an elevator in the film Twin Peaks: Fire Walk With Me and - motioning towards Dale C...

Reactions to the death of Fox News founder Roger Ailes

The remainder of Ailes' career would draw on various blends of showmanship, ruthless politics and an unmatched skill for recognizing TV's raw communication power before his opponen...

Colorado expecting as much as 3 feet of snow in certain areas

Kyle said to expect rain and snow showers through Friday, but Saturday should be mostly sunny. "Snowfall (will be) moderate to heavy at times especially in areas west of I-25 and...

Joe Biden says he could be open to presidential run

Perhaps it could be done more delicately, but to pretend Biden is wrong about Clinton not being a great candidate is to bury your head in the sand. "Could I? Yes", Biden continue...

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Tom Hardy to Play Venom, Ruben Fleischer to Direct

Tom Hardy to Play Venom, Ruben Fleischer to Direct

Venom was previously played by Topher Grace in 2007's Spider-Man 3. The news of Hardy's casting was accompanied by a photo of the actor in a Venom t-shirt proudly proclaimi...

New Divorce Law Can Replace Triple Talaq, Center Tells Supreme Court

New Divorce Law Can Replace Triple Talaq, Center Tells Supreme Court

The apex court began the hearing on a batch of cases challenging the constitutional validity of triple talaq , nikah, halala and polygamy practices among Muslims. The court addi...

Cannes Film Festival: Aishwarya Rai Bachchan Arrives, Welcomed With Flowers

Cannes Film Festival: Aishwarya Rai Bachchan Arrives, Welcomed With Flowers

The actress attended the opening ceremony of 70th Cannes Film Festival and looked drop dead gorgeous. Deepika Padukone, who has an impressive filmography in Indian cinema with ti...

Pope leads thousands in prayer at Portugal shrine

Pope leads thousands in prayer at Portugal shrine

The siblings died during an influenza pandemic, aged 10 and nine, within three years of reporting, along with older cousin, Lucia Dos Santos, seeing the Virgin Mary as they tended ...

Spicer on the Way Out, Sanders In?

Spicer on the Way Out, Sanders In?

Karl obviously smelled blood in the water when deputy press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders had to answer for President Trump completely contradicting the White House's cover st...