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Devils on the clock with No. 1 pick in NHL draft Devils on the clock with No. 1 pick in NHL draft
- June 26, 2017

Glass, another 18-year-old forward, had 32 goals and 62 assists in 69 games last season for the Portland Winterhawks of the Western Hockey League. Forwards Pierre-Edouard Bellemare (Philadelphia), Connor Brickley (Carolina), William Carrier (Buffalo), Cody Eakin (Dallas), Erik Haula (Minnesota), William Karlsson (Columbus), Brendan Leipsic (Toronto), Oscar Lindberg (NY Rangers), Jonathan Marchessault (Florida), James Neal (Nashville), Tomas Nosek (Detroit), David Perron (St. (more...)
Senate GOP releases bill to cut Medicaid, alter 'Obamacare' Senate GOP releases bill to cut Medicaid, alter 'Obamacare'
- June 23, 2017

The Senate version delays cuts to the Medicaid program and maintains tax credits included in Obama's signature Affordable Care Act to help lower income Americans purchase health insurance for at least two years. The Senate bill would allow states to apply for waivers from those regulations. However, they said they were "open to negotiation and obtaining more information". (more...)
The Mummy Movie Review The Mummy Movie Review
- June 23, 2017

For a hard-core Tom cruise fan this movie was a tear jerker! That, Six credited screenwriters and three editors could not make more of this hodgepodge action horror comedy is such a pity. He also shows a greater depth of emotion than we usually see from him. "And when you do a fight scene like that, you have to throw a real punch, you have to be so experienced that you have to know exactly how to miss and their technical ability to choreograph that while also protecting each other was ... (more...)
US Senate poised to unveil health care bill
- June 23, 2017

Corona says Medicaid helps his son Anthony get out of bed every morning. With Obamcare there were multiple public hearings and Republicans still complained Democrats were attempting to rush passage of the plan . A vote would occur next week after budget analysts assess the package. In a video statement released by his office Wednesday, Sullivan said the senators working on the bill could have been more open in writing it but he said he remains committed to repealing and replacing ... (more...)
Rachel Lindsay Responds to 'Bachelor' Alum Leah Block's Racist Comment Rachel Lindsay Responds to 'Bachelor' Alum Leah Block's Racist Comment
- June 21, 2017

Though Russell didn't get to interact with Rachel and her date, Dean , while filming his performance, he could tell they had some chemistry watching them from the stage. You know, the things that matter . Rachel is impressed with Dean's hopeful outlook on life and gives him a rose, then they go to a concert in the middle of the street from country music's newest sensation, Smarmy McTallhair. (more...)
Patty Jenkins is working on a story for Wonder Woman 2 Patty Jenkins is working on a story for Wonder Woman 2
- June 21, 2017

Plus, a source familiar with tentpole-film salary talks told Vanity Fair of that $14 million figure, with or without bonuses or points: "It certainly isn't for one picture". However, the actors in the first Avengers movie earned between $2-6 million after bonuses , with Robert Downey Jr . taking home $50 million. Gal Gadot should realize her back-end financial powers in a " Wonder Woman " sequel. (more...)
Ryan Blaney Wins Axalta Pocono 400 Ryan Blaney Wins Axalta Pocono 400
- June 18, 2017

Kyle Busch , who led 100 of the race's 160 laps, was 10 laps away from his first win of the season before Blaney passed him for first place. Kyle Larson is well on his way to Mark Martin status in NASCAR's Monster Energy Cup series. He will be racing for Richard Petty Motorsports with the familiar No. 43. "I've been dreaming about this since I was a little kid, being in the Cup Series, and now it's here, and I made a name for myself". (more...)
Trump closes United States travel to Cuba Trump closes USA travel to Cuba Trump closes United States travel to Cuba Trump closes USA travel to Cuba
- June 17, 2017

Since then, a number of US -based general aviation travelers have visited the Caribbean island nation. Taking a tougher approach against Havana after promising to do so during the presidential campaign, Trump will outline stricter enforcement of an existing ban on Americans going to Cuba as tourists and will seek to prevent us dollars from being used to fund what the new USA administration sees as a repressive military-dominated government. (more...)
Ariana set to release Somewhere Over the Rainbow as charity single
- June 16, 2017

We are still rewatching and re-listening to all of the awesome performances from Ariana Grande's One Love Manchester benefit concert on Sunday. That brings the total raised by the British Red Cross' "We Love Manchester Emergency Fund" to almost $13 million. (more...)
Republican House Whip Scalise Was Shot In The Hip This Morning Republican House Whip Scalise Was Shot In The Hip This Morning
- June 15, 2017

Scalise, the majority whip and No. 3 Republican in the House of Representatives. Steve has been a great friend to my family and Louisiana throughout his years as a public servant. From her vantage point behind a tree, she saw a security officer leave a nearby SUV and attempt to confront the shooter with a handgun. The shooting occurred at a popular park and baseball complex in Alexandria, Virginia, where lawmakers and others were gathered for a morning practice about 7 a.m. (more...)
'The Mummy' Shows No Signs Of Life At The Domestic Box Office 'The Mummy' Shows No Signs Of Life At The Domestic Box Office
- June 14, 2017

Despite the excellent performance overseas, critics slammed the movie. Starring Kim Ok-bin as a Korean-Chinese killer, the action-packed movie unfolds as she gets a second lease on life after the South Korean Intelligence agency recruits her to be a sleeper agent. (more...)
Trump calls ex-FBI director Comey a 'leaker' after testimony
- June 14, 2017

Bharara says he's not accusing Trump of pressing him on any particular case. They were sorely disappointed. McLaughlin even insists that Trump is owed an apology by those who implied he is under investigation: "In light of Comey's repeated confirmation that the FBI was never investigating Trump during his tenure at the FBI, and that he had privately briefed both Trump and Congress to that effect, a whole lot of people - starting with Chuck Schumer and Elizabeth Warren - owe President Trump ... (more...)
Prosecutors to drop charges in Stanley Cup dead catfish toss Prosecutors to drop charges in Stanley Cup dead catfish toss
- June 12, 2017

He eluded Olli Maatta before forcing Matt Murray out of position and finding the back the net. And the Preds have the best home record in these Playoffs. Returning home should provide a boost for both Rinne and the Predators. It's Guentzel's playoff-leading 11th goal. The Predators have been better in just about every measurable metric in the first two games of this series, yet due to their goaltender, they are down 2-0 and facing ominous history. (more...)
Comey damages Trump, but no knockout blow regarding obstruction
- June 10, 2017

But he also testified that another member of the FBI's leadership team believed that Trump's conduct "will fall within the scope" of the Russian Federation investigation and was therefore "reluctant" to assure the president that he was not personally under investigation. (more...)
Wonder Woman Director Gives Update On If She'll Direct A Sequel Wonder Woman Director Gives Update On If She'll Direct A Sequel
- June 10, 2017

And while she wasn't one of the angry mob calling for Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice director Zack Snyder's head over the casting, Wonder Woman director Patty Jenkins has admitted she wasn't a fan of the casting either - at first . (more...)
Cosby's lawyer attacks 1 accuser as sex assault trial opens Cosby's lawyer attacks 1 accuser as sex assault trial opens
- June 10, 2017

Leaving his home later, she said she did not initially report the alleged assault out of loyalty to the basketball team she managed, of which Cosby was a trustee. She testified that's when Cosby assaulted her. Allred's phone made noise Wednesday afternoon as a Cosby defence lawyer questioned chief accuser Andrea Constand . (more...)
Cavaliers best effort not good enough to beat Warriors in Game 3
- June 08, 2017

The Warriors added Durant last summer and made themselves unbeatable. For the Warriors , a win will make them the first National Basketball Association team to get through the playoffs with four series sweeps, 16-0. Things looked good for the Cavs when they put up a 33-point third quarter and carried their momentum into the fourth. Right? The Cavs were a minute away from making this a 2-1 series and putting all the "we just choked a year ago oh no are we going to do it again" pressure back ... (more...)
Western Springs, Lake Forest girls advance to Scripps National Spelling Bee finals Western Springs, Lake Forest girls advance to Scripps National Spelling Bee finals
- June 08, 2017

It is an adjective. Spellers could accumulate up to 30 points through the oral and written competition. The final competition will take place on Thursday. Fuller, who is homeschooled by her parents, qualified for the bee in March at just five years old, the age of most kindergartners. The two Inland spellers were eliminated from the 90th Scripps National Spelling Bee on Thursday, June 1. (more...)
United's Europa league win gave Manchester a lift, says Ferguson United's Europa league win gave Manchester a lift, says Ferguson
- June 08, 2017

At a pub in the city's home, chants of "Manchester, Manchester, Manchester" rang out for the team and the wounded city. "If we could we would change people's life for this cup - we would not think twice". The Amsterdam giants were built up before the final as a side that could potentially shock Manchester United . "I regret not being able to play this game". (more...)
Theresa May accused of "manifesto meltdown" after 'dementia tax' U-turn
- June 07, 2017

Pressure has mounted on the Conservatives following their manifesto being published on Thursday, with weekend polls showing their considerable lead over Labour narrowing. Rising house prices could be expected to increase the total to 4.9 million within five years if the threshold stayed at that level, said Tories. The ruling party's manifesto also promised MPs a vote on scrapping a ban on fox hunting, a pursuit unpopular with the electorate but which has the backing of a minority of ... (more...)

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