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Huge UFC 200 reshuffle: Anderson Silva to fight on landmark card Huge UFC 200 reshuffle: Anderson Silva to fight on landmark card
- July 11, 2016

The bloodlust led to booing throughout - not a good look during a key part of the UFC's biggest event to date, leading to much ridicule of the crowd's conduct from more measured observers. The biggest attraction on the card was of course the return of ultra-popular former heavyweight champ Brock Lesnar to the Octagon. "Being labeled as someone who would cheat hurts more than anything else I've ever been through in my career". (more...)
Busch dominates NASCAR Xfinity race at Kentucky Speedway
- July 11, 2016

Keselowski's auto finally ran out of gas when he pulled up beneath the flag stand on the frontstretch to collect the checkered flag . Dale Earnhardt Jr., who finished 13h, didn't seem to be a fan. Edwards got close to Keselowski on the final lap, but Keselowski sped away. "I know who the hitters are, but I think we have a good vehicle", said Logano, who will start fourth. (more...)
Shooting of Dallas officers spurs acts of kindness to police
- July 11, 2016

He also noted that many protesters in Dallas were legally carrying firearms, making it more hard for police to determine the source of the gunfire. Officers swept a large parking garage outside its headquarters, two days after a gunman killed five policeman during a protest march. (more...)
Hamilton delights fans while Ricciardo left "lonely and bored"
- July 11, 2016

In Azerbaijan, Mercedes were unable to inform Hamilton how to resolve an incorrect engine mode. "Apart from standing there on the podium holding the trophy up and the bottle, there's no real way of connecting with the people", Hamilton said. (more...)
Kangana Ranaut's look in Simran revealed! Kangana Ranaut's look in Simran revealed!
- July 11, 2016

On career basis, Kangana Ranaut, was last seen in "Tanu Weds Manu Returns" and will soon be seen in Vishal Bhardwaj's " Rangoon ". Previously too, Kangana has wowed the audiences with her no make-up look in Queen . Ms Murthy describes herself on YouTube as "multilingual anchor, singer and actor with exemplary mimicry skills" - we agree. Mehta hasn't revealed the inspiration behind the title of the film yet. (more...)
Joe Perry in Emergency Room After Reportedly Collapsing Joe Perry in Emergency Room After Reportedly Collapsing
- July 11, 2016

News of Joe Perry's collapse sent many fans to the internet in an attempt to find updates on his health. Perry was apparently in relatively good shape before taking the stage, even posting a photo of himself warming up with touring guitarist Tommy Henriksen to Instagram only a couple of hours before the concert. (more...)
Family 'didn't expect Caroline Aherne to go' as she died alone
- July 11, 2016

After her death was announced on Saturday her Royle Family co-star Sue Johnston , who played her on-screen mother, said: "I am devastated at her passing and I am numb with grief". Coronation Street's Andrew Whyment, who starred alongside Aherne in The Royle Family, posted on social media that "it was a privilege to have worked with her". (more...)
WWE And UFC Teamed Up For A Brock Lesnar Vs
- July 11, 2016

Turns out, Lesnar wasn't finished with UFC. "I feel well-prepared", Lesnar told Paul Heyman . "I'm so happy to be in here". Both were incredibly young World Champions, each setting records at the time and both men were a part of the same OVW developmental class alongside John Cena , Batista , and Shelton Benjamin , meaning they know each other very well. (more...)
Gilbert Arenas Savagely Called Out Nick Young Over Iggy Azalea On Snapchat Gilbert Arenas Savagely Called Out Nick Young Over Iggy Azalea On Snapchat
- July 11, 2016

Swaggy P almost blew himself up with fireworks during Fourth of July weekend, so it's safe to say he doesn't always think things through. Arenas asked Young. Speaking on her new chat show "The Amber Rose Show", Rose said, "I believe that Iggy should follow her heart and do whatever she wants in life". "I heard you got a problem with your baby mom's ", he says. (more...)
Shah Rukh Khan does not want to clash with Hrithik Shah Rukh Khan does not want to clash with Hrithik
- July 11, 2016

This is quite a big loss for the budget of the film. Eid has always been Salman Khan's time and Diwali Shah Rukh Khan's . "Second part was, we were still working on it and it was injured". "It's pure nonsense. Salman and I are in touch constantly", says the actor, who was on holiday with his sons and returned to Mumbai last week. When Salman came to know about this, he was annoyed that Hrithik didn't share his reservations directly with him. (more...)
Sealing the record is huge relief- Serena Williams Sealing the record is huge relief- Serena Williams
- July 11, 2016

Appearing in his 11th final at the majors, but his first against an opponent other than Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer, the Scot shattered Raonic's hopes of becoming the first Canadian to win a grand slam crown. Serena Williams poses after her women's singles final victory over Germany's Angelique Kerber on July 9, 2016. "Today, when she was in trouble, 15-30, boom boom, this is Serena". (more...)
Lin-Manuel Miranda Takes Bow As Hamilton One Last Time
- July 11, 2016

Luz Towns-Miranda, Lin-Manuel's mother, told FNL that the audience at Saturday night's show was "beside themselves" watching her son and that it was clear the cast was enjoying themselves on stage. Odom Jr. will be doing a jazz concert series at the McKittrick Hotel starting this week while Soo will be readying for the lead in the upcoming musical, Amelie , based on the French film. (more...)
Gambit Aiming For Early 2017 Shoot, Says Simon Kinberg Gambit Aiming For Early 2017 Shoot, Says Simon Kinberg
- July 11, 2016

Unfortunately, Kinberg didn't specifically comment on the status of the rumored X-Force movie. "The first thing up, we're shooting the Wolverine movie right now, and we start shooting Deadpool 2 at the beginning of next year, and I sit down and start writing the next one of the mainline X-Men movies real soon ". (more...)
Caroline Aherne dead: Comedian's celebrity friends plan Royle send-off for her memorial
- July 11, 2016

The High Flying Birds frontman was performing in Nashville, Tennessee last night and was informed that Caroline had passed away just hours before he went on stage. But he admitted that a lot of her friends had sadly lost touch with her years ago when "regular intrusion into her private life" had led her to become a "virtual recluse". (more...)
Befikre New Poster| Ranveer & Vaani Continue Their Passionate Kissing Spree Befikre New Poster| Ranveer & Vaani Continue Their Passionate Kissing Spree
- July 11, 2016

Now after two months, the "Bajirao star unveiled another poster of the movie but guess what - 'the kissing continues". According to the buzz, we can expect much more such posters for the film has 23 kisses in all. In the new poster of Befikre which was released on Saturday, Ranveer and Vaani look entirely irresistible. Ranveer, 31, and Vaani, 27, shot for Befikre in Paris. (more...)
Dallas shooting survivor says officers saved her life Dallas shooting survivor says officers saved her life
- July 11, 2016

Sammons Cancer Center. She began to sob, covering her face. Taylor recalled speaking with her sons before going to the protest about how to comply with police, and says she is grateful for officers. "I saw an officer tell another officer that an officer didn't make it, and I [was] celebrating my kids", she said, stopping to hang her head and weep. (more...)
8 feared dead in Madhya Pradesh floods, Army begin rescue operations 8 feared dead in Madhya Pradesh floods, Army begin rescue operations
- July 11, 2016

The army has begun rescue operations. Fourteen persons trapped within a hut in Betul District's Rajegaonkhapa village were rescued. Very heavy rains are likely to lash Satna, Hoshangabad, Jabalpur, Raisen, Sagar and Damoh in next 24 hours, Indian Meteorological Department's Bhopal Centre Director Dr Anupam Kashyapi said. (more...)
Phelps ready to take final bow at U.S. trials
- July 11, 2016

Terrill). Nathan Adrian completed the sprint sweep by winning the men's 50 freestyle in 21.51, 0.01 of a second ahead of silver medalist Anthony Ervin. Schmitt also won five medals in London, but has yet to impress in Omaha . Michael Phelps is the most decorated Olympian of all time - he has 22 medals , 18 of them gold, according to CNN. (more...)
FBI Interviews Hillary Clinton In Email Probe
- July 11, 2016

She later said she "will be" accepting the findings. It could take weeks or longer for law enforcement officials to reach a decision, but news that Clinton, the Democratic Party's presumptive nominee, had been questioned in the J. "But obviously no one wants to see any untoward conclusions drawn, and they've said, you know, they would not do it again", she said. Potential Democratic vice presidential picks continued or began their tryouts during this week's Sunday morning talk shows to ... (more...)
'Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates' 'Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates'
- July 11, 2016

In anticipation of their beloved sister Jeanie's Hawaiian wedding, their parents demand they find dates to bring along to keep them in check. Then, just as the brothers are losing hope, they hit the jackpot: Alice ( Anna Kendrick ), with a nice smile, supposedly runs a hedge fund; the wholesome-looking Tatiana ( Aubrey Plaza ) seems to be employed as a schoolteacher. (more...)
Rosberg not anxious about penalty for radio message Rosberg not anxious about penalty for radio message
- July 11, 2016

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain listens headphone during the driver's parade, prior to the start of the British Formula One Grand Prix at the Silverstone racetrack, Silverstone , England, Sunday, July 10, 2016. Rosberg had 10 seconds added to his elapsed race time after the stewards found the German driver and his team guilty of breaking article 27.1 of the sporting regulations, namely the driver shall drive the auto alone and unaided. (more...)
Chaka Khan and sister enter rehab over prescription drugs
- July 11, 2016

A rep for the singer said Khan has struggled with prescription pain medication dependence and has "voluntarily entered" a treatment program "to get healthy and stay that way". The soul singer has an August 5 date scheduled at Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre, but according to a statement from Khan's representatives, she will return to her performances beginning August 1. (more...)
Lin-Manuel Miranda cuts the 'Hamilton' hair
- July 11, 2016

Several cast members of The West Wing reacted enthusiastically to the use of the patriotic theme music from their iconic political drama during Lin-Manuel Miranda's final bow at Broadway's Hamilton . Onward. We have work to do. Those projects include starring in a sequel to " Mary Poppins " alongside Emily Blunt , which will keep him in London for much of next year, and finishing "The Hamilton Mixtape", an album of " Hamilton " covers and songs inspired by the show. (more...)
"Dory" Edges Out "Tarzan" At The Box-Office
- July 11, 2016

It will face serious competition from next weekend's launch of Universal-Illumination's " The Secret Life of Pets ", but it should be able to to hit three more box office milestones shortly: topping Disney/Marvel's "Captain America: Civil War " as the top domestic performer of 2016 at $405.6 million; and eclipsing "The Lion King" at $422.8 million as Disney's highest-grossing animated film. (more...)
Chris Evans Quits Top Gear As Ratings Plummet
- July 11, 2016

The BBC has confirmed that it does not expect any changes to be made to the Top Gear presenting line-up going forward, presumably leaving former Friends star LeBlanc with a bigger share of the limelight. He also said he will always remain a fan of Top Gear . 'The team are beyond brilliant, I wish them all the best '. The vehicle show has achieved disappointing ratings, and was marred in controversy before it even aired its first episode. (more...)