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Connecticut NBC affiliate won't air Megyn Kelly's interview with Alex Jones

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He's a touchy topic at the network, since Zucker's career started as a youthful whiz producing the "Today" show, and went on to lead NBC Universal before leaving under unpleasant circumstances. "It's not going to be some gotcha hit piece", she said. But during the audiotapes, Jones is heard saying that his comments on the massacre had been misrepresented by others. Read More »

Protesters Storm London Town Hall After Tower Fire Kills 30

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Extra fire safety checks were immediately organised across local authorities, including Camden, Newham, Croydon and Redbridge. 'The thoughts of the whole local government family remain with the victims and families affected by this devastating fire, the local community and the emergency services'. Read More »

Deliberations continue in Bill Cosby sexual assault trial

He says it was consensual. In striking down McMonagle's latest request, the judge noted that Cosby publicist Andrew Wyatt has been giving his own explanations to media about deadlocks and mistrials. With deliberations running about as long as the testimony of all the witnesses combined, the 79-year-old TV star's lawyer complained that jurors were seeking a replay of the entire trial. Read More »

Chris Pine might not be in Wonder Woman 2

How far until Wonder Woman becomes the highest grossing movie directed by a woman stateside? She continues to remind us all of just how incredible the film's weekend accomplishments were. And Gal Gadot , who plays Wonder Woman , is thrilled about this. Pictures, actress Gal Gadot and actress Lynda Carter attend the premiere of Warner Bros . Read More »

London tower block fire death toll climbs to 30

Metropolitan Police commander Stuart Cundy has said that there are still some bodies in Grenfell tower but conditions have been too hazardous to retrieve them. "We just want answers", she insisted. Mrs May said the public inquiry into the fire will take place "as soon as possible" and insisted the Government had acted on previous warnings about tower block safety by a coroner. Read More »

Uber CEO's Email to Employees: I Have to 'Work on Travis 2.0'

The executive summary from Covington & Burling LLP, made public as Uber addressed staff in an all-hands meeting at its San Francisco headquarters, made broad recommendations that were approved by the company's seven-member board. Uber's board includes Kalanick , his cofounder Garrett Camp, Uber's first CEO Ryan Graves, longtime Uber investor Bill Gurley and Arianna Huffington, among others. Read More »

Batman Adam West Dies At 88

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Adam West , the USA actor best known as the star of the 1960s hit TV series Batman , has died aged 88. Earlier today, news broke that Adam West , best known for playing Batman on the 1966 TV show of the same name, passed away from leukemia . Read More »

Richard Hammond Involved In "Serious Crash"

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St Gallen police spokesman Gian Andrea Rezzoli told Swiss newspaper 20 Minuten that the driver of the auto was taken by air ambulance to hospital and the fire was extinguished by firefighters. Co-host Jeremy Clarkson tweeted it was the "most frightening" accident he had ever seen but Hammond seemed to be "mostly OK". He suffered brain injuries during a crash in 2006 while filming for Top Gear . Read More »

Amazon Buying Whole Foods? What Small Businesses Can Learn

Amazon shares were up 3.4 percent at $997.84, while Whole Foods surged 27.7 percent."Amazon's got its tentacles everywhere and that's another place to go", said Bruce Bittles, chief investment strategist at R.W. But Instacart is also a competitor to Amazon's growing grocery delivery service, AmazonFresh . The acquisition is unlikely to lower consumer prices but will offer more opportunities for the expanding e-commerce business for fresh food. Read More »

'Dear Evan Hansen' takes home most statuettes at 71st Tony Awards

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Spacey did a great job explaining why he was host (using riffs on the nominated musicals to make his point), but he was playing to a home crowd. "The View" co-host Whoopi Goldberg joined Spacey onstage to offer him advice about helming the show, and the duo engaged in tongue-in-cheek banter with a nod to Newfoundland. Read More »

Protestor rushes stage at controversial 'Julius Caesar' play

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A video was tweeted out by Posobiec at 9:13 PM showing Loomer rushing the stage and yelling that the scene was an "act of political violence against the right". A New York Police Department official confirmed to The Hollywood Reporter that a 24-year-old female protester was arrested and is now in custody with charges pending. Read More »

Grenfell Tower Death Toll Continues To Rise

The cause of the fire has not yet been determined , though some have mentioned the explosion of an appliance could be the cause. Police have said 30 people are confirmed dead after the blaze, while media reports have said more than 70 are still unaccounted for. Read More »

Del Potro, Evans withdraw from Queen's to put Wimbledon in doubt

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The 39-year-old Haas, who is playing his last season before retirement, saved nine of the 12 break points he faced and converted two of his three chances to deal the Swiss great just his second defeat of the season. "And then the young guys, [Nick] Kyrgios, Raonic, Zverev, are improving all the time; Novak is always going to be tough, so I think it's going to be an interesting event". Read More »

US Navy destroyer collides with ship; 1 hurt, 7 missing

Other injuries were being " assessed ", said the statement. The US navy said on Friday it is checking for injuries after one of its destroyers collided with a merchant vessel southwest of Yokosuka, Japan . Japan's Coast Guard said none of the 20 crew members aboard the merchant vessel were injured. It said June 16. that the USS Fitzgerald collided with a merchant ship 56 nautical miles southwest of Yokosuka. Read More »

At impasse, Bill Cosby jury tests patience of judge, defence

Cosby is charged with drugging and molesting Constand at his home in 2004. Jurors have started testing the patience of the judge in Bill Cosby's sexual assault trial. Cosby testified in a 2006 deposition that he got seven prescriptions for the powerful sedative in the 1970s for the goal of giving them to women before sex. Read More »

Protesters storm town hall after London fire

Bhupinder Singh, one British Sikh volunteer handling donations, said , "It is times like this that the best of our community comes out". Almost 200 people chanting "We want justice!" marched near Notting Hill Gate tube station on Friday, demanding action from local councilors tasked with housing people following the disaster. Read More »

Trump unveils new Cuba trade and travel restrictions

He also said that the US embassy in Havana and Cuba's in Washington will remain open in order to keep up negotiations, but asserted that little could be done until that country holds free elections. As to travels, individual leisure travel, permitted by the Obama administration, will be prohibited, and Americans will be required to visit Cuba through tour groups. Read More »

Anger boils over as London fire toll hits 30

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Firefighters are working their way through the smouldering remains of the building's 24 floors, but the fire is out. London's fire chief said it's not expected there'll be any more survivors, raising grim questions about the final death toll. Read More »

Trump confirms he is under investigation in Russia inquiry

Trump later said he had planned to fire Comey regardless of what recommendation he received from Rosenstein and Attorney General Jeff Sessions , who has recused himself from the Russian Federation investigation. " Witch Hunt ", tweeted the president as he both confirmed a blockbuster Washington Post story from Wednesday and contradicted himself yet again about his decision to fire James Comey in May. Read More »

George Clooney's a Dad! Amal Clooney Gives Birth to Twins

He told Entertainment Tonight Canada: "I was working with him last fall and he pulled me aside on set and, I mean, I nearly started crying". 'Beyoncé is not the only superstar expecting twins, ' she said during an episode of The Talk at the time. Read More »

Brexit Talks to Start Monday as Planned

One of British Prime Minister Theresa May's predecessors has warned that her plan to stay in power after losing her parliamentary majority risks the "fragile" peace in Northern Ireland . Meanwhile, "talks on [Brexit] talks" continued in Brussels on Thursday. Earlier, Foster said the talks were going well: "We hope soon to be able to bring this work to a successful conclusion". Read More »

Trump restores some Cuba restrictions

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US travelers could also be forced to pay a fine if they are found to be in violation of the law. Yes. Group people-to-people travel is educational travel not involving academic study pursuant to a degree program that takes place under the auspices of an organization that is subject to USA jurisdiction that sponsors such exchanges to promote people-to-people contact. Read More »