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Michael Phelps to race a great white shark


Shark: Great Gold vs. "The world's most decorated athlete takes on the ocean's most efficient predator: Phelps V Shark - the race is on!" a Discovery Channel release promises. Shark - the race is on!" The race between the gold medal victor and a shark is produced by Peacock Productions. Will they be dropping the shark into a pool and ask it stay in it's lane and, preferably, don't scoot over and chomp up Phelps? "We just got off a plane from South Africa yesterday, we were down there for ... Read More »

Democrats win Baseball Game, hand trophy to Republicans in honor of Scalise


Scalise sustained injuries to internal organs, broken bones and severe bleeding after being shot in his left hip on Wednesday morning on a baseball field in a Washington suburb. Later, the crowd burst into applause as Capitol Police Officer David Bailey - who was injured as he pursued the shooter - hobbled to the mound on crutches and tossed the ceremonial first pitch . Read More »

Putin: 'It wouldn't make sense for us to interfere' in USA election


The interview was tense at certain points, with Putin calling Kelly's question about whether the Kremlin has any compromising information on Trump as "a load of nonsense". As for his connection to former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn , who was sacked back in February for misleading the White House about his ties to Russia, Putin again downplayed their rumored relationship. Read More »

'Cars 3' Could Break $60 Million Barrier, Tupac to No. 2


Of course, that has not stopped them from making sizable amounts of money, beginning with Cars 3 , Pixar's inexplicably continuing tale of Lightning McQueen, a red race auto with a tongue. The cast also includes Kat Graham, who plays Jada Pinkett-Smith, who was close to Shukar. The R-rated movie fell flat with $8.1 million from 3,162 theaters. Read More »

Was the United Kingdom election a rejection of Brexit?

This is not necessarily bad since the Conservative Party and the DUP share many similar policy platforms. It seems the Prime Minister doesn't. Had that happened, she would likely have failed . A cobbled alliance with Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionists (DUP) to allow May to retain her foot in Downing Street's door is a pretty unsavoury solution to not having Prime Minister Jeremy Corbyn. Read More »

President Obama Spoils The Sex of Jay-Z's Upcoming Twins


The warm jokes came with poetically-convenient timing; Jay-z was unable to attend the induction ceremony because he is now in the hospital alongside wife Beyonce awaiting the arrival of two new family members. Beyoncé's pregnancy forced her to cancel her headlining appearance at Coachella in April, although she is set to headline the 2018 festival. "We would like to share our love and happiness", Beyonce captioned the stunning shot, which caught fans by surprise. Read More »

Adam West, who played 1960s-era Batman, dies at 88

The actor died on Friday aged 88 following a battle with leukaemia - and now Burt, who played Robin alongside him in the TV show from 1966-68 - has released a touching tribute to his late friend. His other pre-" Batman " television credits include " Perry Mason ", " Bewitched ", " Gunsmoke " and " Petticoat Junction ". "But I am able to continue my work because of the enormous and positive reaction you've given to Batman and Family Guy ". Read More »

Kevin Durant: Warriors 'Work Extremely Well Together', Not Superteam


And determined to restore themselves as champions. Durant capped his spectacular first season with the Warriors by bringing home that coveted National Basketball Association championship he joined Golden State last July so determined to get, scoring 39 points in a fast-and-furious, Finals-clinching 129-120 victory over LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 5 on Monday night. Read More »

Drew Barrymore Is Dating David Hutchinson, Source Says


And while it didn't work out that way, the movie star said she figured out that it's more important to set the tone and provide a good example for her children. Their divorce was finalised that August. Drew was last married for four years to art consultant Will Kopelman , and has two children with him: daughters Olive , four, and Frankie , three. Read More »

Carrie Fisher's daughter responds to new coroner's report

Sleep apnea causes people to temporarily stop breathing while they sleep, for up to minutes at a time in extreme cases. Drugs can exacerbate its effect. Wishful Drinking and The Princess Diarist were nonfiction works. "Multiple drug intake, significance not ascertained", were the words they used. Todd Fisher said it was hard to blame doctors who treated his sister because they were trying to help her. Read More »

Tapwrit wins 2017 Belmont Stakes


Especially with the Derby victor, the two-week turnaround between the Derby and the Preakness is a really short time for horses , but it's a pretty long 14 days for a horse trainer . We were hoping he had enough when it came to crunch time. Think about a year ago when the two-year-old champion and Kentucky Derby , Nyqvist, sat out the Belmont and the race ended at the wire with a near photo finish. Read More »

Cosby jury to deliberate as long as able


Specifically, the jury of seven men and five women asked Judge Steven T. O'Neill to redefine the legal concept of "reasonable doubt". The jurors asked for a reading of part of Cosby's deposition from more than a decade ago in which he described giving pills to Constand on the night of the alleged sexual assault in 2004. Read More »

WWE Money in the Bank 2017 Full Match Predictions

The real question on everyone's mind is will any of the Money in the Bank briefcases be cashed on at the show. Right off the top, I am knocking off Owens, Styles and Ziggler. Let's not forget that our fellow Canadian and WWE Champion, Jinder Mahal , defends the title against Randy "The Viper" Orton or that The Usos have renewed their feud with The New Day . Read More »

Fleetwood focused as he bids for first major

Or that Johnson and McIlory went home Friday after missing the cut? "Obviously, today I definitely had something to show for it". You've also got the young Englishman Fleetwood and the long-driving Koepka sitting near the top of the table, ready to pounce. Read More »

Spanish matador dies after being gored during bullfight

Fandino had suffered injuries before in bullfighting events, in 2015 he was thrown into the air by a bull in Pamplona, Spain, and in 2014 he was knocked unconscious in Bayonne, France. He was the first Spanish matador to die in the arena since 1992. Ivan Fandino was due to enter the ring at the upcoming eighteenth San Isidro Fair in Madrid. Read More »

Prosecutors rest their case at Cosby's trial


This psychological analysis boosted the prosecution's case by explaining Constand's behavior and assuring the jury that alleged inconsistencies in her testimony aren't reason to discredit the entire account. Cosby said he was embarrassed, that he didn't want to be perceived as a " dirty old man ". As Cosby walked from the courtroom, a woman yelled: " Bill Cosby , I love you!" Cosby's testimony also showed he anxious that his career could take a financial hit if Constand's allegations ... Read More »

Wonder Woman defends its North American box office title

Tom Cruise's film failed to beat the first-weekend box office collection of DC's fourth installment " Wonder Woman ". Meanwhile, with weekday returns, Wonder Woman is now at $205 million in North America alone, and its strong hold bodes well for a long, prosperous run over many weeks. Read More »

Trump's personal lawyer hires his own lawyer


Dianne Feinstein, the top Democrat on the Senate Judiciary Committee, said she was "increasingly concerned" that Trump will fire both Mueller and Rosenstein. If Rosenstein recuses himself , Brand, a Trump appointee, would become the top Justice official overseeing Mueller's work. The Twitter attacks came as Vice-President Mike Pence hired a personal lawyer to represent him in the intensifying investigation. Read More »

Koepka falls into 4-way tie at US Open


Open in Erin, Wis. Authorities said that the man, reportedly from Wauwatosa, Wis., appeared to have died of natural causes. Casey was tied for the lead with Tommy Fleetwood , Brian Harman and Brooks Koepka after the trio carded impressive 70s. Read More »

London fire: Protests held as fire anger increases

All the rest are homeless. Cundy said the police investigation into the blaze would look at the building and its refurbishment in 2016 and vowed to prosecute people "if there is evidence". They said he was a "very fantastic and kind person" who "came to the United Kingdom because he had ambitions and aims for his life and for his family". Read More »

Super save for bogey keeps Fleetwood smiling at US Open

Miller's 63 famously came in the final round, but came on a par-71 course and was thus only 8-under. Reed shot a 7-under 65 in the third round of the U.S. McIlroy dismissed the notion of being rusty before the tournament, but conceded on his way out of Wisconsin that he hasn't played almost enough. "I played 54 holes around here before the golf tournament, and I felt really, really comfortable. Read More »

Trump wants $200 million to help companies build apprenticeships


American Federation of Teachers Local 212 President Mike Rosen said if Trump is really interested in apprenticeship programs he would invest more in skills training. We have regulations upon regulations, and in history nobody has gotten rid of so many regulations as the Trump administration. "Around the country, but especially in hard-hit areas in the Rust Belt, federal training and employment services are a powerful way to provide economic opportunities to millions of unemployed and ... Read More »

Jurors begin deliberations in Cosby trial


Cosby's testimony in her civil case shows just how hard a witness he would have been to control. Authorities had declined to charge Cosby when she first came forward in 2005. During his closing argument, McMonagle flipped between stage-whispered intimacy and earsplitting verbal explosions - as he ran through a long list of possible culprits he says are responsible for landing his client at the center of one of the most high-profile criminal cases in recent American history. Read More »

58 feared dead from fire in London tower block

Meanwhile, fury has grown in the local community at what people say is a slow response from authorities and a failure to inform families and friends about the fate of loved ones. Syndercombe Court said the testing process would likely take months, as officials scour through remains, search for things like comparison DNA and go through a lengthy verification process. Read More »