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Missouri first responders return home after helping in Puerto Rico

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The almost 10-minute video included quotes of praise from Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rossello, images of Marines clearing roads, and aerial footage of the island's devastation . "This is a life-or-death story". He's going after what he calls "politically motivated ingrates" and says "people are now starting to recognize the wonderful work" by the Federal Emergency Management Agency and the military. Read More »

Samuel Irving "Si" Newhouse Jr., media titan, dies at 89

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Newhouse, who had long since stepped down from a day-to-day management role, had been serving as chairman emeritus, and his brother Donald, ran one of the most successful magazine publishing companies of their time. Short, mild-mannered and often described as socially awkward, he usually arrived at his office around 5 a.m.in gray slacks and beat-up loafers. He is survived by his wife Victoria, brother Donald, two children, five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Read More »

Giancarlo Stanton hits two home runs, needs one more for 60

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But it's really cool. "Those are all the guys I looked up to, modeled my - some are lefties - but modeled my swings, your home run trots, just the way the ball flies", Stanton said. Tyler Moore started in left and Ozuna moved to center. He scored moments later when Teheran bounced a wild pitch past catcher Tyler Flowers. Cesar Puello added to the inning with an RBI single, and Peter Bourjos capped the rally with a two-run triple. Read More »

Check Out the BLADE RUNNER Anime Short!

Like every great and true science fiction movie, Blade Runner and Blade Runner 2049 seem to perfectly encapsulate the future of the world we live in here in the present. K is charged with retiring the older model replicants with open-ended lifespans after a new series of androids - developed to be more compliant by an inventor named Niander Wallace ( Jared Leto ) - has been perfected. Read More »

Governor of Puerto Rico Confirms Trump's Responded to His Requests For Help

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Cruz, played by Melissa Villasenor , begged for help sooner, but "Trump" admonished her, "You should have paid your bills". "And all I did last week, or even this week, was ask for help". A church in Hazleton is collecting donations for Hurricane Maria victims in Puerto Rico . Duke had described the response as a "good news story". Read More »

Bruce Springsteen Plays Two Songs With Bryan Adams at Canada's Invictus Games

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As at the end of yesterday New Zealand held 11 medals - three gold, four silver and four bronze. The 35-year-old joined a stellar line up as she performed in the closing ceremony along with Bruce Springsteen and Bryan Adams . On Monday, Meghan and Harry made headlines when they made their first official public appearance together. Markle, 36, didn't show up alone for the closing ceremony, bringing along best friend Jessica Mulroney to join her in the stands. Read More »

Letter to the editor: Players disrespect flag, anthem with their protest

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I'm not exactly sure what [we will do]. The fact that only one Major League Baseball player is fearless enough to voice his beliefs is astonishing to me. York said the following via his statement. "Because of the differences in this country, the president made it really, really hard for us to honor that institution". Read More »

Billy Ray and Miley Cyrus Sing A Song Together

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Miley Cyrus returned to her hometown, Nashville , Tennessee, for a rocking album release party on Friday (29Sep17) with family and friends. She later live streamed her album release party celebration on Instagram for her fans who could not make it to the Nashville release. Read More »

Rajinikanth reveals Kamal Haasan doesn't give him political tips anymore

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To press his case, Rajinikanth cited the instance of the late thespian, saying that he could not succeed in politics despite being immensely popular. Haasan had recently reportedly said he had held talks with Rajinikanth amid rumours that the two would join hands politically. At a wedding reception in Coimbatore in August, he said, "This is not a wedding ceremony but inaugural function of our political journey". Read More »

Harry, Meghan watch Invictus Games close

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The royal and the actress stepped out holding hands as they made their way to the wheelchair tennis game between New Zealand and Australia. The Prince was also seen with Victoria Cross recipient Willie Apiata, who greeted each other with a hongi. Read More »

Bigg Boss 11: Hina Khan, Dhinchak Pooja, Shilpa Shinde amongst confirmed contestants

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Even, people were really curious about how the house will look like this season. But first, check out the new look of the house that will be the new home for the contestants for the next three months. Now the buzz is that TV celebrity couple Hiten Tejwani and Gauri Pradhan might enter the Bigg Boss house. Earlier, in an interview with Pinkvilla Shilpa said that she had turned down the offer to feature in Bigg Boss 11 but this video shows that she either changed her mind or that was ... Read More »

GOP says not giving up as it scraps health vote

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And then past year, he was suspended permanently after urging other judges in the state to defy federal court rulings on same-sex marriage. "I know both of these men", Godfrey said . But Moore said he would back the president. Trump boasted to the crowd that his endorsement in the state GOP primary lifted odd in the polls - but moaned that if unusual lost, the news media wouldn't say that. Read More »

Death Toll In Florida Nursing Home Hit By Irma Now 12

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Communicating with people in Puerto Rico has been hard since Maria struck the island since she took cell towers with her, making phonecalls almost impossible and only increasing the recovery time for the island. He added that he has been in contact with Puerto Rico Governor Rossello, and will offer council and respond to the needs of the territory. It left almost 13 million people in Florida without power and 180,000 without a home. Read More »

Newly Engaged 'Game Of Thrones' Actors Are Actually Related

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Fans are eagerly awaiting the announcement so that they can express their congratulations to the happy couple . "They're yet to set a date , but told friends and family last week that they've got engaged ", a source told The Sun . Meanwhile, Rose's says: "Her mother is Candida Mary Sibyl " Candy " Leslie (nee Weld) of Clan Fraser, maternal great-granddaughter of Simon Fraser, 13th Lord Lovat, and descendant of Charles II of England". Read More »

Kim Kardashian West confirms surrogacy rumours

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Towards the end of a new trailer for the upcoming series of Keeping Up With The Kardashians , Kim told her sister Khloe Kardashian the happy news over a conversation on FaceTime. One fan commented "Conspiracy theory she was hinting at something here", with another saying "Sis, did u post this pic to subtly tell us y'all are having babies?". Read More »

Mark Carney hints at rate rise

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In the clearest indication yet that there could be a rate rise as early as November, Mark Carney suggested that it was time for the bank to "ease its foot off the accelerator". We have the tools to address it'. "In both cases we've seen a down take". "We have to be sentient and aware of what is going on - this is the worst performance for real wages (growth) in this economy since Marx was writing Das Capital, to put into context what is going on, although that is not to say we can ... Read More »

'Let's Make a Deal' Host Monty Hall Dead at 96

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Hall famously at the end of each episode tempted contestants with the "Big Deal " option of choosing a prize package hidden behind "Door No. 1, Door No. His daughter says Hall, who was born in Canada, enjoyed his fame and never turned down an autograph or a chance to use his name to help others. Hall is survived by his three children, including actress Joanna Gleason and TV producers Sharon Hall Kessler and Richard Hall. Read More »

Trump authorizes 10-day Jones Act waiver for Puerto Rico

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According to WaPo , after an initial flurry of activity, the admin didn't bother getting their shit together until, as always, Trump saw that he was being lambasted on the news several days later. "I will do what I never thought I was going to do", Cruz said in a press conference Friday afternoon. This morning, Trump wrote a series of Tweets attacking the mayor, writing that Cruz must have been instructed by Democrats to be "nasty" to him. Read More »

Puerto Rico: Trump lashes out at San Juan mayor

The president's first public response to Hurricane Maria came five days after the storm hit, in a series of tweets in which he focused on the island's weak infrastructure and economy. ".Such poor leadership ability by the Mayor of San Juan, and others in Puerto Rico, who are not able to get their workers to help". "She has been working 24/7". Read More »

DC Focusing More on Standalone Movies, Less on Extended Universe

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Batman v. Superman had potential, but buried it under a mountain of bleakness. Then came " Suicide Squad " later the same year with an all-star cast that included Will Smith, Jared Leto and Margot Robbie in a film that introduced a group of villains turned anti-heroes that was supposed to be a breakout hit. Read More »