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Britain's Queen Elizabeth celebrates 91st birthday Britain's Queen Elizabeth celebrates 91st birthday
- April 23, 2017

There has also been a thoroughly modern acknowledgement of the Queen's special day, also known as a serious social media response that includes special hashtags dedicated to Queen Elizabeth II. One of the most testing periods for the monarch came during the 1990s. Princess Elizabeth is taken for a ride in the grounds of Windsor Castle in 1927 with her cousin, the honourable Gerald Lascelles, right. (more...)
Bill Murray to join cellist for music and spoken word tour Bill Murray to join cellist for music and spoken word tour
- April 22, 2017

The project will boast a mix of songs, literary readings and chamber music and finds Murray teaming with acclaimed cellist Jan Vogler. He told the New York Times: 'When they start playing, the demand is so great that if you're attending to who you are right now, it brings out something that you couldn't have visualised or planned for'. (more...)
Serena Williams Adds Another Epic Chapter To Career Serena Williams Adds Another Epic Chapter To Career
- April 22, 2017

She won her next major at Wimbledon in 2012, launching a run of four Slam wins in six tries that set up " Serena Slam II" from the 2013 US Open through 2015 Wimbledon . Serena Williams of the USA hitting a return against Venus Williams of the U.S. during the women's singles of the Australian Open in Melbourne in January 2017. (more...)
Oversight Chair Who Declined To Investigate Trump Not Seeking Re-Election Oversight Chair Who Declined To Investigate Trump Not Seeking Re-Election
- April 20, 2017

The Utah Republican, who has been floated as a potential candidate for Senate or governor, did not close the door to another run for public office in his Wednesday statement . Chaffetz rose to national prominence in his role as the chair of the House oversight committee . Jeanette and I wish Jason, Julie and their family well in their future endeavors. (more...)
The New #1 Contender is……Jinder Mahal???
- April 19, 2017

SportsKeeda reported that Jinder Mahal is rumored to win the match and become the new number one contender to Randy Orton and his WWE world championship. Half of the men in this match ( Jinder Mahal , Sami Zayn, and Erick Rowan) weren't on the roster just a few weeks ago. This comes after Charlotte completed a feud with Bayley, the current Raw Women's Champion. (more...)
21st Century Fox investigating O'Reilly harassment claims
- April 18, 2017

Also played by Baldwin, Trump , a man " unimpeachable on all female issues", told the host, "I actually see a lot of myself in you, Bill". Walsh, a former Fox News guest, says O'Reilly rescinded a promise to make her a contributor after she rebuffed him. (more...)
Watch Melissa McCarthy As White House Easter Bunny Sean Spicer On SNL
- April 18, 2017

Historians know that the Nazi regime murdered Jews in gas chambers as part of the regime's genocidal "Final Solution" plan to exterminate European Jews. To sort things out, he calls them both into the Oval Office - and in walk beloved SNL alum Jimmy Fallon, as Kushner, and the Grim Reaper, as Bannon. " Read to me again from the list of my accomplishments", Trump says. (more...)
Document says doctor advised medicine for Prince in another name
- April 18, 2017

Michael Schulenberg has said he prescribed Prince Oxycodone under his bodyguard Kirk Johnson's name in order to preserve his privacy, based on numerous search warrants executed previous year. The Star Tribune reported that since Prince's death, a joint state and federal criminal investigation has been taking place and put the focus on the musician's use of painkillers and through what methods he got them. (more...)
Christians mark Easter at Jerusalem site of Jesus's resurrection Christians mark Easter at Jerusalem site of Jesus's resurrection
- April 18, 2017

The tradition of holding Easter services in Moscow's main cathedral started in 2001. Wajeeh Nusseibeh, 67, a member of one of the two Muslim families who traditionally hold the key and guard the church, said this year there seemed to be fewer people visiting than in the past. (more...)
Kylie Jenner Showed Off A Shocking Hair Color At Coachella
- April 18, 2017

The pair also let Kendall, recently returned from a recharge in Paris , hang out with them in the VIP lounge at the Candy Crush party shortly thereafter. "She can't believe Tyga is going to be around to possibly ruin her good time". A source said, " Tyga is trying to stay busy and act like he's having the time of his life at the festival, but he's secretly checking her social media all the time". (more...)
5 things to know about April the giraffe and her calf
- April 17, 2017

April, a 15-year-old giraffe kept in a U.S. zoo, gave birth to a calf on a live feed to an internet audience of over a million people yesterday. April has her own website and even an apparel line. The gender of the calf was not yet known, and its name was to be determined through a competition run by the park. A zoo spokesperson says the delivery could take all day Saturday. (more...)
Christians celebrate Good Friday in Jerusalem Christians celebrate Good Friday in Jerusalem
- April 16, 2017

Easter will be celebrated on Sunday to celebrate the resurrection of Jesus after three days of his crucifixion, as Christians end their 40 days of Lent and indulge in merry making and festivities. In one, we celebrate a resurgence of life on the earth after the cold and bareness of winter. In our own lives, where we wrestle with inner feelings of guilt and carry the weight of our own failures, it is sometimes hard to see the way forward. (more...)
Artists and Boston Music Community React to Death of J. Geils
- April 16, 2017

Groton Chief of Police Donald Palma Jr. said... The Groton Police Department said Geils was pronounced dead at the scene after officers were called to the home to conduct a well-being check. The band broke up in 1985, and Geils chose to focus on other pursuits. Following a welfare checkup, the 71-year-old was found unresponsive at his home i Groton, Massachusetts around 4pm on Tuesday. (more...)
Campaigning for Turkey referendum hits final stretch Campaigning for Turkey referendum hits final stretch
- April 16, 2017

Turkey is heading to a contentious April 16 referendum. Turkey is heading to a con. Other employees seemed well aware of what was at stake in the referendum and that the eyes of the world are now on Turkey. The current setup requires the president to be nonpartisan. The president can be elected for two consecutive five-year terms. Vice presidents and ministers, but not the president, could still receive written parliamentary questions. (more...)
Rian Johnson debuts teaser trailer for 'The Last Jedi' Rian Johnson debuts teaser trailer for 'The Last Jedi'
- April 15, 2017

Ridley, Driver and Boyega all return for "Last Jedi", which opens December 15. Lucasfilms, the production company behind the massive Star Wars films have confirmed that the upcoming Star Wars: The Last Jedi will be the last time Carrie Fisher will be in the films. (more...)
Media not taking the Bill O'Reilly cases seriously Media not taking the Bill O'Reilly cases seriously
- April 15, 2017

According to New York Magazine, four sources at Fox News said that O'Reilly's days at the network may be numbered - and that number might even be zero. Responding to the report, O'Reilly said the harassment claims were false, and were the result of him having a high-profile job that makes him a target. (more...)
Chris Wood's last minute strike sees Leeds earn valuable draw against Newcastle Chris Wood's last minute strike sees Leeds earn valuable draw against Newcastle
- April 15, 2017

Ritchie, caught by Charlie Taylor late in the game , was replaced by fit-again Yedlin for the last few minutes. Leeds United claimed a massive point in their push for the playoffs with a last-gasp leveller at St.James' Park on Friday night. (more...)
More confident about Baahubali 2 than Baahubali More confident about Baahubali 2 than Baahubali
- April 14, 2017

Visual effects head Draper was at the sprawling movie set every day of filming to make sure location shots and actors' movements synchronised with CGI-enhanced rendering on screen. Mumbai: Filmmaker S.S. Rajamouli says a magnum opus like the two-part " Baahubali " could be possible thanks to an actor like Prabhas, who has dedicated so much time to the project. (more...)
North Korea say they will pursue nuclear weapons test despite Trump's warnings
- April 14, 2017

The stick was accompanied by a carrot, with Trump noting "I explained to the President of China that a trade deal with the US will be far better for them if they solve the North Korean problem!" The ministry says South Korea is in close discussions with others including China , North Korea's only major ally, on ways to respond should the North take such actions. (more...)
Weekend Box Office Report: 'Boss Baby' Remains Boss At Box Office Weekend Box Office Report: 'Boss Baby' Remains Boss At Box Office
- April 13, 2017

Although DreamWorks Animation's The Boss Baby fell almost 50% compared to its opening weekend, the animated comedy featuring the voice of Alec Baldwin continued to draw in families despite the competition from newcomer Smurfs: The Lost Village. (more...)

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