Puerto Rico board files bankruptcy-like case to cut island debt

The island's previous government declared the debt unpayable and the territory began a series of multimillion-dollar defaults in August 2015, which prompted Congress to pass the restructuring law a year ago. The governor did note, however, that negot... More..

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'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2' Hits $22 Million Internationally

Spinning out of the events of the highly anticipated All-New Guardians of the Galaxy series, Groot doesn't seem to be growing back to full size! So what does the ending of Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol 2 mean...More..

N/Korea accuses U.S. of plot to assassinate president
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N/Korea accuses U.S. of plot to assassinate president

North Korean state media on Friday accused the us and South Korea of conspiring to assassinate supreme leader Kim Jong Un using a "biochemical" substance. There is at least one retaliatory plan that includes ...More..

Acting FBI Director McCabe to Replace Comey in Senate Intel. Committee Hearing
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Acting FBI Director McCabe to Replace Comey in Senate Intel. Committee Hearing

Sacking one of the nation's top law-enforcement officials threatens to bury Trump's legislative agenda under the rumble of bipartisan outcry - and it's put the White House on defense explaining why canning the ...More..

James Gunn is bringing back Elizabeth Debicki in 'Guardians 3'
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James Gunn is bringing back Elizabeth Debicki in 'Guardians 3'

So this morning, as the internet discusses box office and its many theories around what that means (zzzzzzzz), I'd like to remember that that's truly all nonsense and noise. "Yes, I'm returning to write and d...More..

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Nicola Sturgeon hails 'emphatic' SNP election results

Mr Salmond conceded that support for the Conservatives is on the rise in Scotland - but claimed "presumptuous announcements" by the Tories would only seek to boost support for the SNP. The fact that the party w...More..

U.S. man arrested over series of fatal Arizona shootings
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U.S. man arrested over series of fatal Arizona shootings

He has pleaded not guilty in that 2015 murder, the news site reported , and authorities now say it's part of the shooting spree... Former Phoenix Police Chief Joe Yahner, who had been working on the inve...More..

Chicago Med season 3 renewal confirmed; Chicago Fire, PD both renewed
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Chicago Med season 3 renewal confirmed; Chicago Fire, PD both renewed

NBC will be returning to Chicago at least three different ways in its 2017-18 season, even as one other Chicago series' fate still hangs in the balance. (There is no word yet on who will replace Olmst...More..

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Homicidal madman turns down invitation to White House

Commenting on Trump's phone conversation with Duterte, the White House representatives noted that the US president is eagerly awaiting participation in the US-ASEAN summit in the Philippines in November. In a...More..

Hiding info on Hillary probe wouldve been
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Hiding info on Hillary probe wouldve been "catastrophic"

Everybody who disagrees with me has to come back to October 28 with me and stare at this and tell me what you would do. "But I sat there that morning and I could not see a door labeled 'no action here'". Clinto...More..

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Quest For Free Chicken Nuggets Inspires Twitter's Most Retweeted Tweet

Ellen DeGeneres' famous selfie taken backstage at the Oscars in 2014 had previously held the record of most retweeted tweet at 3.4 million shares. Carter appeared on Ellen's chat show to gain further suppo...More..

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DeVos booed speaking at historically black university

The comment was reminiscent of DeVos' underwhelming performance during her Senate confirmation hearing and, when paired with her outspoken support of vouchers and charter schools, has led critics to question b...More..

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Antonio Conte is everyone's favourite manager after his classy Middlesbrough gesture

Defeat confirmed Middlesbrough's relegation back to the Championship , and caretaker manager Steve Agnew stressed the need to reflect and rebuild. He is the second most fouled player in the league this sea...More..

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"Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2" tops box office in North America

Beauty and the Beast rounds out the top five with $4.9 million as the film is approaching $500 million domestically. Spinning out of the events of the highly anticipated All-New Guardians of the Galaxy ser...More..

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Labour UK election launch stumbles over Brexit

Although The Green Party won four seats in the 2013 county council elections (all in Norwich), the defection of Adrian Dearnley to the Conservatives late past year meant that Norwich Green Party were left w...More..

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Federal Bureau of Investigation chief aimed to expand Russian Federation probe before Trump fired him

Days before he was sacked, James B. Comey, the former F.B.I. director, asked the Justice Department for a significant increase in money and personnel for the bureau's investigation into Russia's interference in...More..

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Fox News co-president Bill Shine resigns amid sex harassment scandal

In this April 24, 2017 photo, Fox News co-president Bill Shine , left , leaves a NY restaurant with Rupert Murdoch, the executive chairman of 21st Century Fox . His co-president, Jack Abernethy , remains in...More..

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Did Katy Perry reveal new album title with Met Gala outfit?

There is but one rule when it comes to sticking the landing of a Met Gala red carpet look - and it has nothing to do with aspirations of " Best Dressed ". Completing the look, Katy wore a metallic headpiece whi...More..

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United States officers who shot black man will not face charges

But Dhu Thompson said state prosecutors likely could face some of the very same legal hurdles to bring charges against the officers. As officers tried to subdue Sterling, Salamoni shouted that he saw a gun in...More..

Understanding health care changes under new GOP plan
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Understanding health care changes under new GOP plan

Allowing health insurance companies to dramatically increase the price of health insurance for older adults by allowing insurers to charge older adults up to five times the rates charged to younger adults. GOP ...More..

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Reno teen breaks Twitter record, gets his chicken nuggets

The answer from Wendy's: a ludicrous 18 million. A few weeks ago, Wilkerson updated his objective , saying that if he broke Ellen's record, Wendy's would give $100,000 to the Dave Thomas Foundation , which...More..

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Emma Watson wins first gender-neutral MTV TV & Movie Award

But the awards had another trick up its sleeve, introducing a policy of breaking down gender barriers, as men and women competed jointly in the acting categories. Another change was the MTV Generation Award...More..

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Jakarta governor sentenced to 2 years prison for blasphemy

A man angrily addressing the crowd through a megaphone said, "Brothers and sisters, justice has died in this country". It sparked massive anti-Ahok protests in the city, boosting hard-line Islamic groups that...More..

The CW Renews iZombie and The Originals
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

The CW Renews iZombie and The Originals

After getting a late start to the season - Season 3 arrived almost one year after Season 2 wrapped its run - iZombie Season 4 has officially been given the go-ahead with the network confirming the show's renew...More..

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Tunnel collapses at Washington state nuke site

Hanford is the largest depository of radioactive waste, containing 56 million gallons of it, mostly in underground tanks. No workers were injured as a result of Tuesday's cave-in, officials said. The tunnel...More..

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Emma Watson wins first gender-neutral acting award

The first victor of the Best Actor in a TV Show went to Stranger Things actress Millie Bobby Brown . Farrah Abraham dropped jaws at the 2017 MTV Movie and TV Awards Sunday night - and not in the best way...More..

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Justin Bieber Excited About Performing in India

Media persons invited to cover popstar Justin Bieber's live show here experienced huge difficulties in entering the venue on Wednesday. "Hope you're ready to have the best night", reported news agency PTI. Sp...More..

Nirbhaya verdict reminder to provide safe environment to women: Sonia
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Nirbhaya verdict reminder to provide safe environment to women: Sonia

Banumathi and Ashok Bhushan, read out the part upholding the Delhi High Court's decision to the send the 23-year-old paramedical student's attackers to the gallows. However, they appealed to the Supreme Court w...More..

Boston Red Sox permanently ban man for racial slur at another fan
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Boston Red Sox permanently ban man for racial slur at another fan

If this wasn't enough for one game, Orioles center field Adam Jones, who said he heard racist taunts by Red Sox fans on Monday, also was ejected for arguing with the umpire after a questionable strike 2 call in...More..

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Key takeaways from FBI Director James Comey's hearing on Capitol Hill

Comey told the Senate panel that the thought that he might have influenced the election "makes me mildly nauseous". But Comey said it was the right choice and he would do it again if he had to. One lawyer eve...More..