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Nicole Kidman Is Well Aware That She's Having a Great Year Nicole Kidman Is Well Aware That She's Having a Great Year
- July 31, 2017

Moss is joined in the series by Nicole Kidman and Game of Thrones' Gwendoline Christie. "To have this year - it makes me cry - with all of these things [coming] together at the same time, it's phenomenal", Kidman said while on the Top of the Lake panel . (more...)
Monster spider named 'Aragog' terrorizes Australian couple Monster spider named 'Aragog' terrorizes Australian couple
- July 31, 2017

The huge huntsman was blocking Ms Ansell and her boyfriend from using their BBQ so the couple tried to capture it. "We made it unhappy as we tried to move it so we could cook", she said, according to 7 News . Meaning this massive spider is, in fact, still on the loose. Earlier in May, a huntsman spider created a ripple in southern England . The couple nicknamed it " Aragog ", after Hagrid's pet monster, Lauren told the Daily Mail . (more...)
Neymar involved in Barcelona training bust-up amid proposed PSG move
- July 30, 2017

Sao Paolo: Barcelona striker Neymar has been cleared of any criminal charges in a long-running tax evasion case in Brazil, a Brazilian court said on Wednesday. He can be in all the clubs in all the world. "At the end of the day this is about doing what is best for my future as a professional, and getting the opportunity to kick someone I have dreamed of kicking for a long time ". (more...)
Senators prepare bill to block Donald Trump from firing special counsel
- July 30, 2017

President Trump sees how stupid the Iranian agreement is and he wants to get a better deal". Graham said Trump's campaign to "marginalize and humiliate the attorney general is not going over well in the Senate" or among conservatives. Trump's complaint is that Sessions recused himself from the investigation of possible Trump campaign ties with Russian Federation. Does Trump really think that Jeff Flake, Dean Heller, Susan Collins, and Lisa Murkowski would give him a free pass on a ... (more...)
Trump threatens to end insurance company payments unless 'Obamacare' goes Trump threatens to end insurance company payments unless 'Obamacare' goes
- July 30, 2017

Moments after the Senate voted down the Republican bill on Friday morning, Majority Leader Mitch McConnell called on Democrats to offer their ideas for moving forward with health care. A months-long effort by Senate Republicans to pass health-care legislation collapsed early Friday after Republican John McCain of Arizona joined two of his colleagues to block a stripped-down Obamacare repeal bill. (more...)
Barcelona Club forward Neymar set for China trip as speculation mounts
- July 30, 2017

Defender Gerard Pique tweeted out an image of him and the Brazil No. 10 with the caption "he stays" on Sunday, before later explaining in a news conference the message was simply wishful thinking. "These clauses are impossible to activate, if you want to comply with the financial fair play", Bartomeu said. I think what he needs to do is enjoy this great team, enjoy this city, which is Barcelona . (more...)
United Kingdom television to air Diana's recordings on failed marriage United Kingdom television to air Diana's recordings on failed marriage
- July 30, 2017

An upcoming documentary about the late Princess Diana will include some candid, revealing conversations that have never before been heard on British television - and her brother has reportedly "pleaded" with broadcaster Channel 4 not to air the tapes. (more...)
Priebus takes his turn on the Trump administration hot seat Priebus takes his turn on the Trump administration hot seat
- July 30, 2017

Sen. Tom Cotton R-Ark., said "John Kelly is a great American", before thanking Priebus "for his service to our country". A target of constant criticism in the administration, Priebus has had an open feud with new White House Communications Director Anthony Scarmucci and strongly opposed his appointment. (more...)
Rep. Dave Brat: Media to blame for Trump's Sessions tirades Rep. Dave Brat: Media to blame for Trump's Sessions tirades
- July 30, 2017

Brooks, a four-term lawmaker and member of the conservative House Freedom Caucus, is running in a crowded GOP primary to fill Sessions' former Senate seat. The violent gang has plagued many US cities. " They must work with us and not open the door to a constitutional crisis during the August recess". "We need to stop them in their tracks and focus on this unsafe group". (more...)
Trump Threatens to End Insurance Payments if No Healthcare Bill Trump Threatens to End Insurance Payments if No Healthcare Bill
- July 30, 2017

Observers have suggested that Mr Trump in the second part of his tweet asserted he will eliminate subsidised health insurance for members of Congress unless they pass a healthcare bill quickly. Yesterday, 50 Senators and Vice President Pence as the 51st vote pulled a fast one on the public by making a key procedural vote to move forward on a "mystery bill " meant to repeal the Affordable Care Act ( ACA ). (more...)
Jennifer Aniston, Reese Witherspoon come together for TV series after FRIENDS Jennifer Aniston, Reese Witherspoon come together for TV series after FRIENDS
- July 30, 2017

Jay Carson ( House of Cards ) is attached to pen the script. Witherspoon will also be the executive producer alongside her Hello Sunshine banner topper Lauren Levy Neustadter. "I've thought about it a lot. That's where the work is", Aniston said while talking to Variety in January. "At this point in my career, I want to be part of wonderful stories, exciting characters, and also just having a good time". (more...)
Kate Beckinsale Files Police Report After Run-In With Fan Kate Beckinsale Files Police Report After Run-In With Fan
- July 30, 2017

Kate Beckinsale was reportedly forced to postpone her performance at Tampa Bay Comic Con after an "overzealous fan" who has previously threatened the actress was detained at the venue. Big scare for Kate Beckinsale . However, she did appear in person at the police station to file a report . In a report, the authorities had described a man who has an "obsession irrational for the victim and who has traveled around the country for the goal of harassing them". (more...)
Trumps Obamacare repeal efforts foiled in US Senate Trumps Obamacare repeal efforts foiled in US Senate
- July 30, 2017

However, the surprising part is that even some members of the Grand Old Party, like John McCain , Susan Collins and Lisa Murkowski , also voted against the bill, immediately attracting criticism from Donald Trump . Friday morning, just before 2 a.m. ET, he delivered the fateful vote in the other direction. During his presidential run against Hillary Clinton, Trump faced flak over his behavior and comments towards women. (more...)
Russia's Lavrov told Tillerson Moscow ready to cooperate with US Russia's Lavrov told Tillerson Moscow ready to cooperate with US
- July 30, 2017

It added that it was seizing a compound and warehouse used by United States diplomats. Vowing retaliation over the new sanctions approved by US lawmakers, Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov said that Russian Federation is not ruling out any steps o bring the U.S.to its senses. (more...)
Home Alone actor John Heard, 72, has died Home Alone actor John Heard, 72, has died
- July 30, 2017

As of late, the cause of his death remains to be unknown, but a representative from the Palo Alto police department confirmed his untimely demise. Heard was one of the few actors who could do justice in a comedy role as he did with his many roles in dramas . In an interview with the AV Club in 2015, Heard said he hoped a role in the viral " Sharknado " movie would move his image along. (more...)
New Documentary Examines the Complex Relationship Between Jay-Z and Kanye West New Documentary Examines the Complex Relationship Between Jay-Z and Kanye West
- July 30, 2017

A brand new documentary is set to expose the tumultuous friendship between Jay Z and Kanye West . As a result, Channel 4 has chose to dive head-frst into Kanye and Jay-Z's friendship, by airing a documentary entitled Public Enemies: Jay-Z vs Kanye , out on 31 July. (more...)
USA healthcare repeal law struck down at the eleventh hour USA healthcare repeal law struck down at the eleventh hour
- July 30, 2017

Senate Republicans voted on Friday against a "skinny" repeal of Obamacare in a 49-51 vote. As expected , Republican Senator Susan Collins from ME voted no. They have also warned that any benefits for the GOP would also be reaped by Democrats if they were to recapture the majority - which could be somewhat more likely after the Republicans' failure to kill ex-President Obama's signature legislation. (more...)
Columnist: Trump Should Fire Robert Mueller
- July 30, 2017

A recess appointment would allow Trump to appoint anyone of his choosing and bypass Senate confirmation until 2019 if the Senate recesses for 10 days or more in August. Could it be because they are trying to influence the impartiality of the special counsel's investigation? Jeff Sessions , a Trump campaign supporter and adviser, had discussed campaign issues in meetings the two men had, a former US intelligence official confirmed to CBS News. (more...)
Opals qualify for 2018 World Cup Opals qualify for 2018 World Cup
- July 30, 2017

With Australia's plan to silence Japanese star Manami Fujioka executed to near perfection, Japan found an unlikely heroine in Saki Mizushima. At just 170 cm, the 23-year-old point guard has personified two-time reigning champion Japan's ball movement-focused offense, showing such promise that she has all but usurped Asami Yoshida's place on the team. (more...)
Mariners v. Mets Game 1: Ariel Miranda v. Rafael Montero Mariners v. Mets Game 1: Ariel Miranda v. Rafael Montero
- July 30, 2017

Another pretty cool moment came Friday night, in the opener of the three-game series at Safeco Field. "The last time I was here on the field I was 16 years old taking batting practice and wasn't getting anywhere close to getting balls out of this ballpark", Conforto said. (more...)
'Game of Thrones': Nathalie Emmanuel explains sex scene with Jacob Anderson 'Game of Thrones': Nathalie Emmanuel explains sex scene with Jacob Anderson
- July 30, 2017

It's finally happened, Missandei ( Nathalie Emmanuel ) and leader of the Unsullied army Grey Worm ( Jacob Anderson ), have got it on. Warning: Spoilers if you have not seen "Game of Thrones" season seven, episode two . "Amongst this chaos and they're like this beacon of something sweet and pure and handsome", she says. "She's quite clear about what she wants because she fears she'll never have the chance to have that with him again". (more...)
Love Island: the hilarious thing you missed during Chris and Olivia's fight Love Island: the hilarious thing you missed during Chris and Olivia's fight
- July 30, 2017

See below for a sneak peek. "There was an initial physical attraction to Mike, he's absolutely gorgeous..." she says in the Beach Hut. "Shakespeare, ever the populist, would love it", argued Ms Day, who wrote that beneath the "fake tan and silicone-enhanced body types", Love Island is "a show about people forming relationships - romantic ones, yes, but also platonic ones". (more...)
Some 22000 People Evacuated From Music Festival in Barcelona Over Huge Fire Some 22000 People Evacuated From Music Festival in Barcelona Over Huge Fire
- July 30, 2017

The emergency evacuation procedure flashed on the stage screen as the flames erupted, according to Daily Mirror. A statement on Tomorrowland UNITE's Facebook page said: "Tonight, July 29, 2017, the UNITE Barcelona stage caught fire due to a technical malfunction ". (more...)
Lady Gaga Subpoenaed by Dr. Luke's Lawyer Lady Gaga Subpoenaed by Dr. Luke's Lawyer
- July 30, 2017

Luke - including tweeting #FreeKesha - and is said to have exchanged text messages with the pop star. "In connection with Dr. Luke's defamation claims against Kesha , various third parties are being deposed by both sides, including celebrities". (more...)
WWE NXT Results (7/26/17) - Lei'D Tapa Debuts, Ohno vs. Itami WWE NXT Results (7/26/17) - Lei'D Tapa Debuts, Ohno vs. Itami
- July 29, 2017

Post-match, Ember Moon with the microphone and she says she wants NXT Women's Champion Asuka at TakeOver: Brooklyn III. Asuka says she wants a worthy challenge. He grew and became more successful. McIntyre says everyone in NXT works side by side as equals except for Bobby Roode. When McIntyre looks in Roode's eyes he sees the look of entitlement. (more...)