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It's been a dramatic Tour de France so far It's been a dramatic Tour de France so far
- July 14, 2017

Aru, the Italian champion and 2015 Spanish Vuelta victor, leads the list followed closely by last year's runner-up Romain Bardet , the Frenchman who is third overall, 51 seconds back. That's the theory, at least, and it is given some credence by Aru's performance on Stage Five, where he seemed the strongest climber in the race. "If you get arrogant and think you are unbeatable then you will lose". (more...)
Trump meets May to discuss trade, security Trump meets May to discuss trade, security
- July 10, 2017

Mr Trump's penchant for personal (rather than institutional) power and for installing family members in the White House, also pleased Chinese leaders: this is the sort of thing they are familiar with at home. state of Florida in April. In his comments, the United States president thanked his Chinese counterpart for helping in pressuring North Korea over its nuclear program as well as the business of worldwide trade. (more...)
How much money did Spider-Man: Homecoming make opening weekend? How much money did Spider-Man: Homecoming make opening weekend?
- July 10, 2017

The movie cast its net far and wide this weekend to gain spectacular worldwide box office takings just shy of £200 million; United Kingdom box office over the first five days accounted for £9.1 million. 4. Indeed, on a daily basis it is outpacing another Marvel movie, "Guardians of the Galaxy: Volume 2", which opened in early May to $146 million and will top out its domestic run at just under $400 million. (more...)
Merkel pleased Trump met Putin, hopes for more US-Russian dialogue Merkel pleased Trump met Putin, hopes for more US-Russian dialogue
- July 09, 2017

U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley contradicted President Donald Trump on the question of whether or not Russian Federation meddled in the 2016 election Saturday. Earlier this week, Trump said he thought Russian Federation had interfered. But Mr Trump also repeated a pledge to make the southern neighbour pay for a border wall. (more...)
Warren Gatland refuses to rule out third British and Irish Lions tour Warren Gatland refuses to rule out third British and Irish Lions tour
- July 09, 2017

Owen Farrell slotted a late penalty to level the scores at 15-15 and share the three-Test series with New Zealand . "Whatever you are doing next is obviously important, but they are obviously a very clinical side and you have to try to keep the pressure on them, which we have done at times and not done at times". (more...)
Don't Miss Spider-Man: Homecoming - 5 Reasons Why Don't Miss Spider-Man: Homecoming - 5 Reasons Why
- July 07, 2017

The costume seems to be unchanged from the hero's appearance in the MCU's final Captain America movie, though there is a shabbier homemade version of the suit to look out for this time around. and the UK. However, Venom's place in the MCU remains unclear, with Homecoming producer Amy Pascal telling Collider that though Venom and Spider-Man are both in the Marvel Comic Universe , they might not both be part of the same Marvel Cinematic Universe . (more...)
Kris Jenner reportedly Kris Jenner reportedly "distraught" over Rob Kardashian's revenge porn
- July 07, 2017

Just about 24 hours after Rob Kardashian went on an epic Instagram rant about his ex-fiancee, the drama has escalated. Kardashian's family has shared their disappointment with the decision to post revenge porn . Chyna showed off the jewellery on Snapchat. Despite all the backlash Chyna is now facing due to Kardashian's latest rant, the mother-of-two and entrepreneur has continued to promote her businesses. (more...)
Djokovic : Easy slider Del Potro closes in for rematch Djokovic : Easy slider Del Potro closes in for rematch
- July 05, 2017

Djokovic's first-round would be the second match of the evening on Centre Court. "It is obvious that (it) is (a) completely different sport", said the Spaniard after his 6-1, 6-3, 6-2 victory over Millman. However, Djokovic has enjoyed an encouraging start to his grass court season, and won the Aegon International on Saturday to boost his hopes of a good performance at Wimbledon . (more...)
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
- 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...)