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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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Kanye West Leaves TIDAL, JAY-Z Threatens to Sue

The split reportedly stems from West's Life of Pablo album, which brought 1.5 million new subscribers to Tidal . Over the next two weeks that followed, lawyers for both si...

Amazon Echo at lowest price of the year

While the videos show the device to be functional, it also demonstrates Amazon being quite obstinate about voice control when touching the screen would be faster, and I think s...

'Transformers: The Last Knight' Opens to Franchise Low $69.1 Million

Spoiler Warning: This article contains mild spoilers for Transformers: The Last Knight . This is the biggest problem with the franchise: Bay refuses to give any real persona...

Stonebwoy loses out on second BET award at this year's ceremony

The network has two live streams planned for Sunday - a red carpet preshow starting at 6 p.m. and a ceremony stream starting at 8 p.m. Viewers can also live stream the event on BET...

Authorities Release Dashcam Footage From the Philando Castile Shooting

Despite Castile's assuring the officer that he wasn't reaching for the weapon, Yanez shot him seven times at point blank range, ending his life as Reynolds and her daughter wa...

Names of jurors in Bill Cosby sexual assault case released

Bill Cosby exits the Montgomery County Courthouse after a mistrial was declared in Norristown, Pa ., Saturday, June 17, 2017. The seven men and five women deliberated for more ...

John Oliver's lump of coal for miners: Trump lies about jobs

A deep look into the reality of the coal industry was the main story for Last Week Tonight , and it's one that John Oliver handles with nuance and full acknowledgement of how co...

Rande Gerber has just given George Clooney the best baby gift

Actor George Clooney's business partner, Rande Gerber , has presented his friend with the best possible gift to welcome his new babies - an enormous delivery of nappies. Nick ...

Two escaped Georgia inmates captured in Tennessee

Sills calls Rowe and Dubose "two serious, dangerous, vicious hoodlums". David LeValley, FBI special agent in charge of the Atlanta office, said the manhunt had been expanded. T...

Aisha Tyler Is Leaving The Talk !

That's when actress Aisha Tyler says she'll depart the show after six seasons. "I have had an wonderful six years with you guys", she told her colleagues. Who should replace h...

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YouTube star Austin Jones arrested on child porn charges

YouTube star Austin Jones arrested on child porn charges

He was arraigned on Tuesday (June 13), where federal prosecutors argued he's a risk to the community and that there's a danger he'll flee. YouTube star Austin Jones , known for...

National Spelling Bee gets down to final 4

National Spelling Bee gets down to final 4

If the bee ended in a tie, the speller with the better score on the written test would have been declared the victor . The bee added a written tiebreaker test this year, but it d...

Andrea Constand Wiki: 5 Facts to Know about Bill Cosby's Accuser

Andrea Constand Wiki: 5 Facts to Know about Bill Cosby's Accuser

After they took effect she became aware that Mr Cosby's hands were on her body but could not move, she told the entertainer's sexual assault trial in Pennsylvania today . "I fel...

George and Amal Clooney Become Parents to Twins

George and Amal Clooney Become Parents to Twins

We can only hope Ella and Alexander will have many a play date at the Bucklebury home with the Middletons' grandchildren, Prince George and Princess Charlotte. We are over th...

Bounty Hunters, Fugitive Killed in Shootout

Hutchinson was in an office with another person when the bounty hunters approached and began giving him commands to stand down and not resist, authorities said. and Gabe Verbal bo...