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Trump denounces terror attacks on churches in Egypt
- April 11, 2017

Parliament has seven days to approve or reject the state of emergency, but its approval is seen as a foregone conclusion since the legislature is packed with el-Sissi's supporters. "There were bodies and body parts everywhere, outside and inside the gate". An Islamic State affiliate based in the Sinai Peninsula claimed an attack on a Cairo church in December that killed around 30 people, and vowed more attacks on Christians. (more...)
A Look At The Story Behind John Cena and Nikki Bella's Engagement
- April 11, 2017

It was a double treat for the 75,000-strong full capacity at the stadium - for they'd just witnessed Cena and Bella win convincingly over rival tag team - Miz and Maryse . Cena's been more of a "part time" WWE wrestler as of late and if Roman Reigns victory over The Undertaker is any indication, the writing is on the wall. (more...)
Abe, Trump agree on close coordination over N. Korea issues
- April 11, 2017

The US strikes came as Trump hosted Chinese President Xi Jinping in Florida to press the leader of North Korea's sole diplomatically to do more to curb Pyongyang's nuclear ambitions. "We completely agreed that unity between Japan, South Korea and the U.S. is very important". But while the move might have given the North pause, Pyongyang on Saturday said the strikes only confirmed its view that nuclear weapons were key to guaranteeing its future survival. (more...)
Kylie Jenner Takes Sacramento Teen to Prom & Students Freak Out Kylie Jenner Takes Sacramento Teen to Prom & Students Freak Out
- April 11, 2017

After the festivities, Jenner took to Snapchat to show off her prom gown, which was a one-shoulder, light brown dress. Kylie began trending on social media after several students posted videos of her at the prom , reported E! Videos on social media show Jenner and Ochoa hugging before she leaves the event. (more...)
SNL imagines how that disastrous Pepsi ad could have happened SNL imagines how that disastrous Pepsi ad could have happened
- April 10, 2017

At first, he's excited as Kyle Mooney's production assistant congratulates him on his idea, and when Bennett's sister calls he just has to tell her all about it. He asks them to pass the phone to a black neighbor. He listened for a second then responded, "Just run to my vehicle?" The amusing moment comes at the end when Kendall Jenner, played by Cecily Strong , steps out of her trailer talking to someone on her smartphone about the ad. (more...)
Bradley Cooper and Irina Shayk welcome their first child Bradley Cooper and Irina Shayk welcome their first child
- April 10, 2017

Shayk, who is active on Instagram , has stayed quiet about the baby's birth over the past two weeks, instead focusing her social media posts on her friends and editorial work she has done. What's more, the pregnancy has served to bring the couple closer together, with Bradley feeling excited about the prospect of becoming a dad for the first time. (more...)
Chhattisgarh TV anchor reads out news of husband's death during live bulletin Chhattisgarh TV anchor reads out news of husband's death during live bulletin
- April 10, 2017

They were said to be hit by an unidentified vehicle, most likely a truck, from the behind. "Only once when the cameras were off, did she break down", The Indian Express report said. After she finished her bulletin round-up and left office, she called up the Pithora reporter to re-confirm about the mishap that killed her husband. "While Kaur was reading the bulletin, the accident news involving the death of three people and injuries to two others, all natives of Bhilai trevelling in an ... (more...)
Mel B's makeup artist claims he saw bruises from husband Mel B's makeup artist claims he saw bruises from husband
- April 10, 2017

Mel B also claims Belafonte "took" her passport to stop her seeing her dad before he died and told her to "suck it up" when she was upset about her father's health. Other claims include her saying that Stephen has sex tapes of the pair and has repeatedly threatened to release them. Nicole's testimony in court could be a great help to prove the validity of her claims against Belafonte who has strongly denied Mel's allegations. (more...)
Pochettino: Tottenham Can Win Their Remaining EPL Matches Pochettino: Tottenham Can Win Their Remaining EPL Matches
- April 10, 2017

Given seven extra minutes in the game, Delle Alli scored a first goal to tie the game and shortly after, Son scored another goal, to take the lead for the first time. Today was a hard game and the team showed big character. Claiming a top-four spot and returning to the Champions League next season looks nearly certain. (more...)
Trump, Xi have 'candid,' 'positive' talks in Florida
- April 09, 2017

The fanfare over the summit on Thursday was overshadowed by another pressing foreign policy issue: the US response to a deadly poison gas attack in Syria. "That's one of the things we are going to be talking about", the United States president told reporters ahead of the meeting. China is the sole political ally to North Korea, its northeastern neighbor. (more...)
'Nervous' Harry Styles releases debut solo single 'Nervous' Harry Styles releases debut solo single
- April 09, 2017

A teaser trailer broadcast during an ad break in the United Kingdom gives 7th April as the release date for the debut solo single from the One Direction heartthrob. I think it's impossible to not be influenced by stuff you grow up listening to - stuff my parents played and stuff that I still listen to now. "He didn't say that he didn't like any, but he did like one song that isn't on the album", he said. (more...)
MTV dumps gender-specific categories for Movie & TV Awards MTV dumps gender-specific categories for Movie & TV Awards
- April 09, 2017

Best Tearjerker , for example, will see "Game of Thrones", " Grey's Anatomy ", and " This Is Us " square off against " Me Before You " and Academy Award Best Picture victor "Moonlight". "TV is so awesome now!" the Workaholics star gushed when asked about the decision to include television categories in the awards show. In fact, it so impressed Showtime that the network planned to submit Dillon's performance to this year's Emmy Awards. (more...)
Pepsi pulls Kendall Jenner advert amid outcry Pepsi pulls Kendall Jenner advert amid outcry
- April 08, 2017

The ad, posted to YouTube on Tuesday, shows attractive young people, who are smiling, laughing, clapping, hugging and high-fiving, holding protest signs with generic pleas like "Join the conversation" and such. The spot drew criticism on Twitter , with users saying it belittled the anti-police violence protests over recent years in cities including Ferguson, Missouri, and Baltimore following police killings of unarmed black men and women. (more...)
Dem: Nunes's future leading Intel panel is 'Ryan's call' Dem: Nunes's future leading Intel panel is 'Ryan's call'
- April 07, 2017

Schiff has blasted Nunes on multiple occasions ever since the House Intelligence Committee chairman made his controversial excursion to the White House. They have pointed in particular to two Nunes trips to the White House - one announced, one not - as evidence that his loyalty to Trump outweighs his commitment to leading a bipartisan investigation. (more...)
Leftist claims win in Ecuador election; rival cries foul
- April 07, 2017

With 99.5% of the votes counted on Monday, Lenin Moreno , Ecuador's leftist former vice president, had 51.17% support compared with 48.83% for conservative ex-banker Guillermo Lasso , according to the national electoral council, which hasn't officially declared a victor. (more...)
Family gathers for private send-off of astronaut John Glenn Family gathers for private send-off of astronaut John Glenn
- April 07, 2017

Senator John Glenn lies in repose, Photo Date: Dec. 16, 2016. He was known for being the first American to orbit the Earth. Glenn - the first American to orbit the earth, and a longtime USA senator from OH - died December 8 at the age of 95. (more...)
Everybody loves 'The Walking Dead's' Sonequa Martin-Green Everybody loves 'The Walking Dead's' Sonequa Martin-Green
- April 07, 2017

For the first time, Rick scored a veritable win against Negan and company. This of course sets up the big confrontation between The Saviors and combined Survivors / Scavengers (as they're officially known) forces. "As things were coming into place we saw that Sasha would do anything to make sure Maggie (Lauren Cohan ) is safe and Sasha wanted to make sure she took care of this to make sure Maggie wouldn't have to do it". (more...)
Hatred Thrives and Gorillas Rise in Injustice 2's New Trailer Hatred Thrives and Gorillas Rise in Injustice 2's New Trailer
- April 07, 2017

The trailer features The Society getting the upper-hand with the Regime. Not to mention, a brief segment of the trailer shows her being thrown to the ground by Gorilla Grodd, casting further hints as to her role within the fighting game's story. (more...)
The Easter Bunny hops into Wheat Ridge this weekend The Easter Bunny hops into Wheat Ridge this weekend
- April 07, 2017

An Eggstravaganza is scheduled from 11 a.m.to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 15 , at Pisgah Baptist Church , 3689 N.C. 210, Smithfield. There will be an Easter egg hunt, other activities, candy, and food. Here's a list of Easter Egg Hunts for the weekend of April 8th and 9th. The hunt will be held at 1 p.m., Saturday, April 15 at 799 25th St., in Washougal. (more...)
David Letterman replaces Neil Young at Rock Hall show
- April 06, 2017

After it was announced that Neil Young was confirmed to induct Pearl Jam into the Rock And Roll Hall of Fame, Young has had to cancel his appearance at the ceremony. The ceremony, scheduled for April 7 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, was originally supposed to see Neil Young inducting the band - a pick that made all kinds of sense, given Young's longstanding connection and artistic kinship with Pearl Jam . (more...)
Jamaica find rival to Usain Bolt Jamaica find rival to Usain Bolt
- April 06, 2017

The tween, who now attends St Jago High School in Spanish Town, St Catherine, finished 0.88 seconds ahead of her rival Oneika McAnnuff to win the 200m final. Time will only tell if Lyston has what it takes to be the heir to Bolt's throne, but on her recent performances, she isn't too far behind the fastest man on the planet. (more...)
Beyoncé releases new video for 'Die With You' Beyoncé releases new video for 'Die With You'
- April 06, 2017

Beyoncé and Jay-Z got married on April 4, 2008, which makes today their nine-year anniversary. MORE: OMG - has pregnant Beyoncé just revealed the sex of her twins!? The stars have plenty to celebrate - Beyonce is now pregnant with twins, siblings for their five-year-old daughter Blue Ivy. (more...)
Not Even Blake Shelton Can Help but Laugh During Gwen Stefani Parody Not Even Blake Shelton Can Help but Laugh During Gwen Stefani Parody
- April 06, 2017

The singer previously revealed that the album was inspired by the pain of losing her four-year marriage with the "Voice" coach. It's not the first time East showcased his relationship with Lambert on social media. In a previous interview, the No Doubt frontwoman opened up about how happy she's been with Blake following her split from Gavin Rossdale. According to FOX News , the "Vice" singer revealed that she once resorted to drinking after her divorce. (more...)
Last Fed meeting's minutes show talk of paring bond holdings
- April 06, 2017

If an economic disaster were to suddenly strike, however, and the interest rates were already at severely low levels, the central bank would be ill-equipped to respond. The minutes showed that the rise in stock prices was discussed by Fed officials, with some viewing the price level as "quite high relative to standard valuation measures" for stock prices. (more...)
Fed minutes reveal debate over inflation and Trump
- April 06, 2017

The minutes said rate hikes would continue gradually as long as "the economy continued to perform about as expected". The development may raise the temperature for the Fed, observers said, with hostile lawmakers in Washington threatening to audit the central bank or take measures some critics say could curtail its independence. (more...)