• Reuters reporters held in Myanmar were handed papers, then arrested: families

    Reuters reporters held in Myanmar were handed papers, then arrested: families

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    Adler, the news agency's president and editor-in-chief, has said the two journalists were performing "a crucial role in shedding light on news of global interest, and they are innocent of any wrongdoing". Dozens of reporters and cameramen were outside the courthouse in a northern district of Yangon for the appearance of the two journalists. "Luckily, I had chance to talk with my husband", Pan Ei Mon, wife of Wa Lone, said after the hearing.
  • Woman Accused of Destroying $300K Worth of Art at Tony Buzbee's House

    Woman Accused of Destroying $300K Worth of Art at Tony Buzbee's House

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    Buzbee told police that Layman was too intoxicated to drive, so he called for an Uber when they returned to his home in the posh Houston neighborhood of River Oaks . He called a second Uber driver, and she reportedly went out to yell at the driver before coming back into Buzbee's home and refusing to leave. The Morning News noted Buzbee's connection to President Donald Trump , saying that in 2016 the lawyer had hosted the eventual president at his mansion and also donated $250,000 to ...
  • Comedian Iliza Shlesinger Sued for Banning Men From 'Girls Night In' Show

    Comedian Iliza Shlesinger Sued for Banning Men From 'Girls Night In' Show

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    When we first heard about a lawsuit aimed at standup comic Iliza Shlesinger for doing a girls-only show, we thought it was merely some more dumb man-baby bullshit . According to the Unruh Civil Rights Act, which Rava cites in the complaint against Shlesinger, "businesses may not discriminate in admittance, prices, or services offered to customers based on the customers' sex, race, color, religion, ancestry, national origin, disability, medical condition, marital status, or sexual ...
  • 'New Year's Rocking Eve 2018' to Feature Mariah Carey, BTS and More

    'New Year's Rocking Eve 2018' to Feature Mariah Carey, BTS and More

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    Ryan is the host of television's largest live broadcast New Year's celebration. Britney Spears , Camila Cabello , Nick Jonas , Sugarland , Florida Georgia Line , Halsey , Portugal. In welcoming 2017, various celebrities hosted the event alongside Seacrest from different locations, including Lucy Hale from New Orleans, Fergie from Califonia and Jenny McCarthy from the NY streets.
  • Laura Dern, Baron Davis snapped kissing, internet goes into overdrive

    Laura Dern, Baron Davis snapped kissing, internet goes into overdrive

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    What kind of post-Christmas gift is the possibility of Baron Davis and Laura Dern being a thing?! A source told the publication that the couple were "talking, laughing and having a great time " during their afternoon adventure. Davis' wife, Isabella Brewster, filed for divorce from the 38-year-old athlete this year. The duo, said the eyewitness, looked "infatuated with each other" and "very much like a new couple in love".
  • Kris Jenner, Kim And Rob Kardashian Will Fight Blac Chyna In Court

    Kris Jenner, Kim And Rob Kardashian Will Fight Blac Chyna In Court

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    The model chose to take Rob , his sister Kim, and their mother Kris Jenner to court in October after E! network bosses cancelled a proposed second season of the on/off couple's show, Rob & Chyna . Chyna eventually dropped the restraining order after receiving a settlement, which resulted in her getting $20,000 a month in child support. The order, which Chyna sought after he posted explicit video and images of Chyna on social media, prohibited Rob from contacting Chyna , and one ...
  • Bono says that today's music has become

    Bono says that today's music has become "very girly"

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    You get warning signs, and then you realize that you are not a tank, as [his wife] Ali says". "There's so much more to do". Bono has faced illness before. The topic of today's music came up after the 57-year-old rocker dished about what his kids - Jordan, 28, Eve, 26, and Elijah, 18 - are listening to these days.
  • Longtime Atlanta anchor, Amanda Davis, dies after suffering massive stroke

    Longtime Atlanta anchor, Amanda Davis, dies after suffering massive stroke

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    The Clark-Atlanta University graduate and Emmy-winning journalist spent 26 years at WAGA-TV, now a Fox affiliate. Her colleagues shared messages of love and support for the anchor and her family. Davis' Georgia driver's license was confiscated and sent to the state. Davis graduated Magna Cum Laude from Clark College and was the mother of one daughter, WGCL said.
  • Slight warmer end to the week, but still bitterly cold

    Slight warmer end to the week, but still bitterly cold

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    Expect similar wind chill readings each day through the end of the week. "It's pulling all of the cold area down from the arctic", said Lenore Correia. New Year's Day may only reach the upper 20s, but highs are expected to climb back into the 40s by Tuesday across the Panhandle and South Plains. "The increase in pressure as it comes down in elevation helps to warm up that air pushing warmer temperatures out east over the plains".
  • Obama's thinly veiled rebuke to Trump over 'divisive' social media

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    Obama never mentioned Trump by name. The Democrat, who handed over power to Mr Trump in January 2017, said social media is corroding civil discourse. But looking back, there are certain aspects of his presidency that Obama misses. So when it emerged that Harry was set to interview Obama , we were beyond excited.
  • Julian Assange's official Twitter account disappears

    Julian Assange's official Twitter account disappears

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    The whistleblowing site has also confirmed that Assange is safe and well, despite some Twitter " oddities ". Strangely, the official account of Wikileaks itself remains intact and has not commented on the disappearance of its founder from the platform.
  • Blake Griffin could return against Lakers

    Blake Griffin could return against Lakers

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    The Los Angeles Clippers have been operating without Blake Griffin since November 27 and, while the results haven't been completely disastrous, it is public knowledge that the team desperately needs the All-Star forward to return to action.
  • Vin Diesel Tops List Of Highest-Grossing Actors In 2017

    Vin Diesel Tops List Of Highest-Grossing Actors In 2017

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    Altogether, his films have sold for over $1.6 billion in ticket sales, making him a whopping salary. With the combined total of Fate of the Furious with the box office from XXX: The Return of Xander Cage , which brought in $346.1 million worldwide Vin Diesel was able to become the highest paid actor of the year.
  • Official to Bills:

    Official to Bills: "I don't know" why Kelvin Benjamin TD was overturned

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    When the call is overturned, Sean McDermott asks how it's not a catch and all that the official can say is, "I don't know". "I'm not saying this as the owner of the Bills". And while the call still is perplexing to a degree, it is worth nothing the Bills ultimately ended up being dismantled by three touchdowns in the 37-16 loss.
  • Paige Possibly Injured At WWE Live Event

    Paige Possibly Injured At WWE Live Event

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    During the match, Banks kicked Paige in the back, causing a legitimate injury. She underwent neck surgery in October of previous year. However, Paige was able to leave the ring under her own power. Other Twitter users have made comments like, "The injury was a shoot and not part of the show" or " Paige left the ring with no stretcher but with doctors help".
  • Israel's ambassador asks Lorde for meeting

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    She called the young singer a "bigot". The nonviolent BDS movement says it is inspired by the campaign that targeted South Africa's apartheid regime and is seeking an end to Israel's brutal occupation of the West Bank. Lorde felt pressure at home, too, to cancel the show. "In this context, a performance in Israel sends the wrong message", they wrote. Lorde announced the cancellation after pro-Palestinian fans in her native New Zealand criticised her.