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Life&Culture One officer fired, one suspended following shooting of Alton Sterling
Author: 0 One officer fired, one suspended following shooting of Alton Sterling

The Justice Department, in its announcement past year, mentioned video footage that showed Sterling encountering the officers and at one point noted that "the location of Sterling's right hand was not visible to the cameras". John Delgado, a lobbyist for the Baton Rouge Union of Police and former member of the parish Metro Council, said Friday that the videos confirmed that Sterling refused to comply with orders as he struggled against the officers trying to pin him to a auto.

Life&Culture Pippa Middleton's father-in-law 'charged with rape of minor'
Author: 0 Pippa Middleton's father-in-law 'charged with rape of minor'

The 73-year-old - who is the father of James Matthews , Pippa's husband - allegedly assaulted the victim between 1998 and 1999 in France. The British millionaire was taken into custody for questioning on Tuesday of this week, after being arrested on his arrival at Paris Orly Airport.

Life&Culture Money rolls in for McCabe legal costs
Author: 0 Money rolls in for McCabe legal costs

McCabe advised Director Comey that he was working with colleagues at the Federal Bureau of Investigation to correct inaccuracies before the stories were published, and that they remained in contact through the weekend while the interactions with the reporter continued".

Life&Culture Arnold Schwarzenegger Undergoes Open Heart Surgery
Author: 0 Arnold Schwarzenegger Undergoes Open Heart Surgery

The spokesman told TMZ the surgery was on the pulmonic valve that "was originally replaced due to a congenital heart defect in 1997". The catheter valve procedure, which does not require opening the rib cage, is less invasive, but an open-heart surgery team was standing by during the procedure just in case.

Life&Culture Lindsey Lohan's GTA V lawsuit appeal has been rejected
Author: 0 Lindsey Lohan's GTA V lawsuit appeal has been rejected

The actress alleged her likeness was misappropriated via a character in Grand Theft Auto V , but the appellate judges don't see enough of a resemblance. 'It is undisputed that defendants did not refer to plaintiff in GTA , did not use her name in GTA , and did not use a photograph of her in that game, ' the judges added.

Life&Culture Rumor: Shane McMahon To Return Before WrestleMania
Author: 0 Rumor: Shane McMahon To Return Before WrestleMania

Meltzer also pointed out that the hernia wasn't a work from WWE , it seems that the only work was that WWE reported that the injury was as a result of the beatdown from Owens and Zayn when in fact it was an injury that Shane suffered nearly a week afterward.

Life&Culture Easter weekend forecast — FIRST ALERT FORECAST
Author: 0 Easter weekend forecast — FIRST ALERT FORECAST

Saturday looks sunny and handsome with temperatures in the upper 50s to near 60. Overnight lows for the next few days will be about 10 degrees above average in the low to mid 30s. FRIDAY: AM-midday showers. Then some clearing. Sunday night: Clouds thicken during the evening. Saturday will be mostly clear and even milder with lows getting closer to 70 degrees.

Life&Culture Smallville's Kristin Kreuk Talks Experience in Secret NXIVM Cult
Author: 0 Smallville's Kristin Kreuk Talks Experience in Secret NXIVM Cult

On Sunday, Keith Raniere - leader of alleged sex cult NXIVM - was arrested in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico and was extradited to Fort Worth, Texas the next day where he was slapped with sex trafficking and forced labor conspiracy charges. " Allison was used, as was Kristen, as a lure to bring in other women due to their celebrity status", Parlato said. Kreuk got out in 2012, but Mack remained, even chasing after the police vehicle following Raniere's arrest.

Life&Culture Falcon 9 rocket stands vertical at Vandenberg
Author: 0 Falcon 9 rocket stands vertical at Vandenberg

Iridium has tapped SpaceX to launch 75 Iridium Next satellites to build up their communications constellation in orbit. That issue, which was first revealed Tuesday in a tweet from Iridium Communications CEO Matt Desch, was apparently ironed out quickly.

Life&Culture Former Australian Test umpire says referee previously warned about Smith and Warner
Author: 0 Former Australian Test umpire says referee previously warned about Smith and Warner

I am absolutely gutted", said Smith. "Cricket is the greatest game in the world, it's been my life and I hope it can be again", Smith said. 'It was a huge error of judgement on my behalf and I'm deeply sorry'. "After speaking with my family at length over the last few days, it's the right time to step away", Lehmann told a media conference. "They'll support you if they see that, and they'll forgive you".

Life&Culture The Weeknd Shares 'My Dear Melancholy,' Project
Author: 0 The Weeknd Shares 'My Dear Melancholy,' Project

In the song "Hurt You", The Weeknd sings, "And now I know relationships my enemy/ So stay away from me/ I'm warning you/ You try to fill the void with every man you meet/ 'Cause you're upset with me/ I'm warning you". Days later, The Weeknd revealed he would be releasing the new album - titled My Dear Melancholy - on Thursday night! Speculation had been rife over the previous few weeks that the megastar R&B singer, real name Abel Tesfaye , has been working on new material.

Life&Culture Major League Baseball regular season opens today
Author: 0 Major League Baseball regular season opens today

Boston won the AL East in 2017, and then bolstered its lineup by signing slugger J.D. Martinez to a $110 million, five-year contract in February. Whether your team has high hopes and lots of potential or a more grim outlook, the 2018 season will be full of surprises.

Life&Culture Loyola rolls into Final Four with win over Kansas State
Author: 0 Loyola rolls into Final Four with win over Kansas State

She was even around the team the last time it went to the Final Four in 1963, over 54 years ago. Charles Matthews scored 17 points and MI earned its first Final Four berth since 2013 with a 58-54 victory over Florida State on Saturday night in the West Region final.

Life&Culture Kim's trip shows China's value in Korean diplomacy
Author: 0 Kim's trip shows China's value in Korean diplomacy

But Trump said maximum sanctions and pressure on North Korea would continue ahead of proposed talks in May. "Over the past 80 days or so, many events that were unprecedented in inter-Korean relations took place", said Ri, who is chairman of the North's reunification committee.

Life&Culture Judge in Cosby trial refuses to recuse himself
Author: 0 Judge in Cosby trial refuses to recuse himself

O'Neill told a pretrial hearing Thursday that rulings he's made that went against Cosby are not evidence he's being influenced by his wife's work. They argued Thursday for permission to call a witness who says Constand spoke of framing a celebrity and to let jurors know how much Cosby paid her in a 2006 civil settlement.

Life&Culture Syfy's Sharknado Film Series to End After Sixth Movie
Author: 0 Syfy's Sharknado Film Series to End After Sixth Movie

According to an exclusive report by TV Line , the final film will deal with time travel. Sharknado 6 , which will likely have a stupid subtitle to go along with it, has been announced by Syfy . Fox , all banding together for one last ride through the toothy weatherocalypse. The now untitled Sharknado 6 is slated to bow this summer and will find the franchise diving into uncharted waters: time travel.

Author: 0 Giancarlo Stanton on refusing to be outworked

For his career, Thames averaged a home run every 15.9 at-bats and holds the Detroit Tigers franchise record for average at-bats per home run, at a rate of 14.8 home runs per at bat. "Knowing what we could do, knowing what the expectations are, knowing how good we are as individuals and how us together is much stronger than being individuals", Stanton said , who will begin his Yankees tenure hitting behind Brett Gardner and Aaron Judge .

Life&Culture 'Ready Player One' is a Spielberg-style celebration of gamer culture
Author: 0 'Ready Player One' is a Spielberg-style celebration of gamer culture

Through Wade, we're introduced to the dystopian state of things in Columbus, Ohio, circa 2040-something, when unspecified ecological and political disasters have led a depressed population to spend much of its time escaping into the full entertainment immersion of The Oasis, a virtual world where you can be who you want to be.

Life&Culture First Alert Forecast: one rain chance before Easter
Author: 0 First Alert Forecast: one rain chance before Easter

Dry conditions expected for Friday . Easter Sunday is looking great for everyone's plans. Here is the detailed forecast. Expect partly cloudy skies and warm south and southwest breezes of mainly 5 to 10 miles per hour. Temperatures should hover in the 60s and 70s amid continued west or southwest breezes. Temperatures will be in the upper 50s. There is a chance of rain showers Saturday morning with a mostly cloudy afternoon and highs in the mid to upper 50s.

Life&Culture Marvel Releases Fist Look at Sara Pichelli's Fantastic Four
Author: 0 Marvel Releases Fist Look at Sara Pichelli's Fantastic Four

For those not steeped in comic book lore, the team features Mister Fantastic and Invisible Woman, who are married; the Human Torch, who is her brother; and The Thing, a family friend. The superpowered quartet hasn't been seen or heard of much in the years since. Following this week's official announcement from Marvel that filming is underway , some new photos have arrived online from the set of next year's female-fronted superhero blockbuster Captain Marvel .

Life&Culture Ronda Rousey finally gives honest answer on UFC downfall
Author: 0 Ronda Rousey finally gives honest answer on UFC downfall

Of course, Rousey's recent past with the UFC hasn't been as great for the fighter as it was during her prime, so maybe the question triggered her to react a little more angrily than she usually would. Rousey's an idiot with her dismissive smile at the end, as if Golic asked the dumb question and it wasn't Rousey who has a complete inability to grasp his question.

Life&Culture Blood and mystery run free in the new Westworld season 2 trailer
Author: 0 Blood and mystery run free in the new Westworld season 2 trailer

And all of this drama is set to a haunting orchestral cover of Nirvana's "Heart-Shaped Box" because of course it is! Picking up immediately after the death of Dr. Meanwhile, Maeve ( Thandie Newton ) is still searching for her daughter - and she'll do anything, even take a life, to find her. " Why on Earth would you ever be frightened of me? ".

Life&Culture Cynthia Nixon takes campaign for NY governor to Albany
Author: 0 Cynthia Nixon takes campaign for NY governor to Albany

Nixon has already taken several swipes at the two-term governor. Parker was a prominent supporter of former President Obama, co-hosting a 2012 fundraiser for his reelection campaign at her home in Manhattan. "New York is where I was raised and where I'm raising my kids". She says it shouldn't be this way in 2018. At Brooklyn's Albany Houses, with thousands of apartments in the Crown Heights neighborhood, "it's not just a matter of how broken and crumbling everything is, it's literally ...

Life&Culture Netflix orders King Arthur reimagining series Cursed
Author: 0 Netflix orders King Arthur reimagining series Cursed

The series/book will center on a key character from the mythology as a sort of origin story since it follows Nimue, "a teenage heroine with a mysterious gift who is destined to become the powerful (and tragic) Lady of the Lake ". Miller has had many other works adapted for the big or small screen, from Sin City and 300, to Ronin , Daredevil and The Dark Knight Returns .

Life&Culture At gun control rally in Parkland, grief is transformed into hope
Author: 0 At gun control rally in Parkland, grief is transformed into hope

Close to 70 crammed into a small room just off the children's department. "I just threw up on global television and it feels great", she said to loud cheers afterward. She went on to have the crowd yell the number of deaths in various mass shootings. The appeals for stricter gun regulations have drawn the backing of Democratic lawmakers, and a slew of celebrities have pledged $500,000 donations to support the protests.

Life&Culture Stormy Daniels' lawyer seeks Donald Trump testimony
Author: 0 Stormy Daniels' lawyer seeks Donald Trump testimony

Avenatti said in the motion that he would need no more than two hours to question Trump and Cohen. Avenatti says the agreement is null because Trump himself didn't sign the contract. This combination of file pictures shows U.S. President Donald Trump speaking at the White House on February 14, 2018; and adult film actress Stormy Daniels in Las Vegas, Nevada on February 4, 2018.