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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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Jennifer Garner Won the Oscar For Best Arms - Here's How

She confessed: "So therefore I'm clapping but it was really hard because I had this huge ring on which was not my own but was absolutely gorgeous and I was terrified of damaging i...

The Bachelor Recap: Arie Proposes, but Becca Gets the Ultimate Revenge

He proposed to Becca , they called it off and then he ended up with Lauren B. Now he is saying he is in love with her and made the wrong decision on that final day on the show. ...

1.5 mn penguins discovered on remote Danger Islands

What this revealed was that 751,527 pairs of Adelie penguins live on the islands. "You would then be able to line them together into an huge arrangement that demonstrates the wh...

Rick Ross heart, lungs pack up, now on life support

Likewise, the entertainment source notes that Rick is in the cardiac unit of the hospital, suggesting that it's possible he suffered a heart attack . However, in addition, Ross al...

30 feared killed in Burkina Faso terror attack

Heavy gunfire broke out mid morning in the centre of the Burkinabe capital Ouagadougou . In the photo from the scene shows a cloud of black smoke rising into the sky. The police s...

OR fans ironically troll Arizona and Sean Miller over $100K claim

Former Huskies coach Lorenzo Romar, who joined Miller's staff as an associate head coach after being fired at UW, will step into the head role for Saturday's game at Oregon . Roma...

Bollywood mourns sudden demise of Sridevi

Boney Kapoor's brother, actor-turned-producer Sanjay Kapoor, told Indian Express: "Yes, it is true that Sridevi passed away ". Sridevi's other daughter Jahnvi was unable to be ...

Liam Payne Speaks Out Amid Split Speculation

Based on their ever-busy work schedules, all signs point to the clock running out on this May-December romance: Liam has been finishing an album, while Cheryl just signed for a...

Woman follows beloved bag into X-ray scanner at Chinese train station

However, after being told that she must also send her handbag through the machine, she apparently decides that leaving it unattended is a risk too high to take, so climbs in afte...

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Wedding Updates: Procession Route, Time Revealed

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are going to have the most lit wedding reception ever. Britain's Prince Harry and his fiancée, Meghan Markle (R) meet the mascot of the Roya...

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Black Panther's Rotten Tomatoes score is a flawless 100

Black Panther's Rotten Tomatoes score is a flawless 100

Set in the fictional African nation of Wakanda, Black Panther stars Chadwick Boseman in the leading role along with an all-star cast including Michael B Jordan , Lupita Nyo...

Texas police officer shot and killed in suburban Dallas apartment complex

Texas police officer shot and killed in suburban Dallas apartment complex

Police say the shooting sparked a standoff with the suspect, who randomly fired a weapon throughout the night. Witnesses said the suspect shouted "I'm sorry" as he was taken into c...

Meghan Markle's Half-Brother Says She Pretended Not To Know Him

Meghan Markle's Half-Brother Says She Pretended Not To Know Him

Yet Harry , who is quite close to his cousins, reportedly fought hard to have his aunt at his big day - and won, reports The Daily Mail . The pair, according to the OR native,...

Republican Report on Clinton Emails Raises Questions About FBI Procedure

Republican Report on Clinton Emails Raises Questions About FBI Procedure

Because the FBI officially wrapped up its investigation of Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server as secretary of state without bringing charges in July 2016, it's not c...

John Stamos and Caitlin McHugh Get Married in Beverly Hills

John Stamos and Caitlin McHugh Get Married in Beverly Hills

Several media outlets report the couple is getting married this weekend. The Beverly Hills Police Department confirmed that McHugh's hotel room at the Beverly Hills Hotel was bu...