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Companies distance themselves from NRA

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Other companies that have announced they have severed ties include Enterprise Rent-A-Car, which owns Enterprise, Alamo and National, and First National Bank of Omaha , which announced it would end a Visa credit card it offered with NRA branding. Read More »

'Your Office Failed This Community' - NRA Slams Sheriff Israel On Twitter

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Teachers were told they could return to the school to collect belongings from classrooms that have been off-limits since the slayings more than a week earlier. "That was never the issue". "Passing a law that makes it illegal for a 20-year-old to purchase a shotgun for hunting or an adult single mother from purchasing the most effective self-defense rifle on the market punishes law-abiding citizens for the evil acts of criminals", said NRA spokeswoman Jennifer Baker in a statement. Read More »

Priyanka Chopra Lookalikes are Taking Over Social Media

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Breaking the wine glass on her forehead and getting goofy to the song Bad Day by Daniel Powter, Priyanka Chopra proved that not all bad days have with end up with whining. The reports of Priyanka's litigating the billionaire created a storm in the internet. It was previously reported that Chopra was suing Nirav Modi brand . Read More »

Lukaku tipped for 'big things' by United team-mate Matic

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Club-record purchase Lukaku, meanwhile, has scored 21 times in all competitions this season but has failed to register against any of the side now occupying the top eight positions in the Premier League. The Chile worldwide has scored once and added two assists in six starts for United since arriving in January as part of a swap deal that saw Henrikh Mkhitaryan move to Arsenal, but Matic is delighted to have him as a team-mate. Read More »

Britney Spears' Ex Kevin Federline Requests Child Support Payment Increase

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Federline's attorney reportedly recently sent the pop singer a letter indicating that he would like to renegotiate the $20,000 monthly payment he now receives from her for their two sons, Preston, 12, and Jayden, 11. He and Britney Spears were married from 2004 to 2007 and have two children together. "Britney's entire world are the boys, period". At the beginning of the month, a source close to the legendary pop-star stated Britney is flourishing in her life right now and isn't about to ... Read More »

Police probe substance sent to St James's Palace

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A similar letter has also been sent to the palace of Westminster and would have been sent to the Interior minister, Amber Rudd. "The matter is being investigated by officers from the Met's Counter Terrorism Command". St James's Palace, which is very near to Buckingham Palace, is home to several members of the Royal family and their household offices, including the Princess Royal, Princesses Beatrice and Eugenie and Princess Alexandra, the Queen's first cousin. Read More »

Watch the trailer for HBO's upcoming move 'Paterno'

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After becoming the winningest coach in college football history, Paterno's legacy is challenged and he is forced to face questions of institutional failure in regard to the victims. Sandusky is played by Jim Johnson, according to IMDB. "Otherwise, you wouldn't have let them go in the pool, right?" she asks before the video concludes. Read More »

Trump slams deputy who waited outside Florida high school during shooting

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Rick Scott on Friday proposed a three-point plan to prevent gun violence that includes banning the sale of firearms to anyone younger than 21. American Outdoor Brands Corp. Trump did not indicate whether he'll be willing push for policy changes that the NRA opposes. Trump didn't mention that measure today, instead focusing on school safety and background checks meant to target people with mental illnesses. Read More »

Indiana Senate passes Sunday alcohol sales bill, governor plans to sign

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The bill allows package sales between noon and 8 p.m. on Sundays. Senator Andy Zay voted in support of the bill, saying there is "consensus" in IN on the issue, and that Sunday alcohol sales are a matter of "convenience". In exchange, the Indiana Retail Council agreed to oppose a separate effort to allow other retailers to sell cold beer. "How broadly do we need that (cold beer) available?" That issue aside, Bosma likely best summed up lawmakers' reactions to final passage - at long last - ... Read More »

Winter Olympics: Men rue missed opportunities in curling play-off loss

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Great Britain's women's curling team claimed a crucial 8-6 win over Japan in their bid for another Winter Olympics medal. "They are a good aggressive team and when they make a lot of shots it is hard to defend against". "The last four ends were the best four ends that we've played this week - and that goes to show me that we've got what it takes when it comes to the crunch time", added Howard. Read More »

Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 Infinite History DLC Gets Release Date and Trailer

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Other playable characters include Dabra and Buu (Gohan Absorbed ), Jiren , the Dragon Ball Super version of Android 17 , and Fu, who is directly related to the new story mode. It's truly like nothing we've ever seen before, and it could therefore be argued that the "unprecedented showdown" reference could be a description of Goku and Jiren entering the max power stage of their duel - which, according to Dragon Ball trends, would definitely occur around episode 130. Read More »

Nanette Fabray, Star of TV and Stage Comedies, Dies at 97

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Her first movie role was as a lady-in-waiting to Elizabeth I (Bette Davis) in " The Private Lives of Elizabeth and Essex " (1939). She was 97 years old. Fabray was also a familiar face to "70s game-show fans, often popping up as a celebrity panelist on Hollywood Squares and Match Game ". But unknown to her, a man who had handled some of her business affairs called the show's producers and demanded that her contract for the third season be renegotiated to include co-star billing and money ... Read More »

U.S. bank, auto rental firm end promotions with NRA

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The February 14 shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School has prompted demands for increased accountability from USA lawmakers and businesses, in what so far has been an unprecedented push for gun-law reform. Security firm Symantec has announced that it will no longer offer discounts on its products to members of the National Rifle Association . Enterprise Holdings - which runs the Enterprise, Alamo and National auto rental groups - posted tweets Thursday evening saying the ... Read More »

Fergie's USA anthem rendition slammed by stars

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The performance left people on social media scratching their heads. In a pre-taped chat with talk show host Ellen DeGeneres , which will air on her show on Friday (23Feb18), he said, "I think she ( Fergie ) would probably admit it's not her best work but the girl's insane talented, she really is, and she's an fantastic woman". Read More »

Digging Up the Facts on Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc

Denali Advisors Llc who had been investing in Twenty for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $68.32B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.21% or $0.11 during the last trading session, reaching $52.5. (FOX) now trades with a market capitalization of $-. (NASDAQ:FOX) for 332,041 shares. Twenty-First Century Fox's dividend payout ratio is presently 16.82%. Read More »

Brock Lesnar Is Primed for UFC Comeback, Says WWE Manager Paul Heyman

Reigns vs Lesnar II anyone? For the first time ever, seven men will compete inside the Elimination Chamber rather than the usual six. "I think Brock Lesnar does whatever Brock Lesnar wants to do", he said. His work rate is top notch, arguably second only to Seth Rollins. Reigns has proven to put on solid performances in today's new breed of talent despite his old school mold. Read More »

Emily Ratajkowski marries in shock courthouse wedding

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Aside from showing off her yellow ensemble, she also gave a glimpse of the couple's matching wedding bands. It was only a few weeks ago when the supermodel broke up with her longtime boyfriend Jeff Magid after posting photos of her and Sebastian kissing on Valentine's Day. Read More »

Interviews with Annihilation Stars Natalie Portman, Oscar Isaac and More

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This can lead to audiences getting frustrated, and I get that. While " Ex Machina " was an original story, " Annihilation " is based on the 2014 book of the same name by Jeff VanderMeer - and, if a relatively detailed breakdown of the book's story can be trusted, the film is a rather loose adaptation of it. Read More »

Kendrick Lamar Performs 'FEEL.' & 'New Freezer' at BRITs

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The last 21 February at the O2 Arena in London, the ceremony of the Brit Awards 2018 has brought together an audience of stars. Lamar performed on top of a glass case housing a Lamborghini while Rich The Kid smashed it with a bat amid a flurry of flames. Read More »

John Calipari updates Kevin Knox's status after being named in Yahoo report

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When Yahoo! Sports released their report about potential NCAA violations, Bam Adebayo was the biggest name on that list from Kentucky but there is nothing that can be done about that at the moment. Kentucky Athletics Director Mitch Barnhart said in a statement early Friday the school is looking into the allegations. We will be conducting an internal review. Read More »

Ex-Bears CB Charles Tillman now an Federal Bureau of Investigation agent

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Tillman entered the 20-week program previous year but had to wait until his 37th birthday, which is today, February 23, 2018, to earn his badge due to a stipulation. In an interview with Make It Better Magazine in July of 2016, Tillman spoke about his appreciation for law enforcement and his interest in helping out. Read More »

Mary J. Blige, Common, Sufjan Stevens and more to perform at Oscars

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Bernal, Lafourcade and Miguel will perform the Oscar-nominated song " Remember Me " from " Coco ", which features music and lyric by Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez . Additionally, she has won nine Grammy Awards, having been nominated 31 times. Common and Andra Day will be performing " Stand Up For Something " from Marshall while Blige will be performing " Mighty River " from Mudbound . Read More »

Jennifer Lawrence critics said his "image not for the weather"

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Posing alongside her four male co-stars, the 27-year-old actress wore a plunging black Versace dress - something the internet seemed to have a lot of opinions about. Jennifer said creating controversy over "silly innocuous things" such as what she chooses to wear is "not moving us forward". Lawrence adds that it's only creating "silly distractions" from real issues. Read More »

Muguruza downs Garcia to make semis

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She returned for the early evening session to put in a strong performance in the opening set against the charismatic French player, No4 seed Caroline Garcia. "In the second set, she got back". Pliskova now battles for a spot in the semis against Angelique Kerber , who brushed aside 2016 victor Sara Errani, 6-4, 6-2. Read More »

Messi scores vs Chelsea at 9th attempt to give Barca CL draw

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Despite the result, Rakitic claims Barcelona were the better side, suggesting the La Liga leaders are confident of progressing to the quarter-finals of the Champions League . Hazard had spoken on the eve of the game about having to do more in Europe's premier club competition to justify comparisons with the five-time World Player of the Year and his eternal Real Madrid rival Cristiano Ronaldo . Read More »

YouTube Let A Disgusting Florida High School Shooting Conspiracy Video Trend Worldwide

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The conspiracy theory has been widely shared on social media and implies the students who have been most visible are actors, paid for some unknown group to appear in the media and push a gun control agenda. The interviewer was in NY and Hogg was in Florida . the earpiece allows Hogg to hear the questions being asked to him. And it's not the only time the student newspaper placed Hogg at the school instead of chasing tragedies. Read More »

'We had this monster living under our roof and we didn't know.'

Cruz claimed the family friend was taking money from him, but the Sneads told the Sun Sentinel they think the woman was innocent and Cruz was a victim of identity theft. The school counselor expressed concern with the department, according to the report, and said she and her staff wanted to "ensure that the assessment of Henderson was not premature". Read More »

DeGeneres takes on Trump for attacking Winfrey

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The current U.S. President called the media mogul "insecure", which drew out a shrug and a confused look from Winfrey. This is when Ellen said: 'Let's ask her why she didn't write back. "You give a speech and sit down and surprisingly, you've started to run for president!" she mused. Winfrey had been a guest on the episode, but Degeneres had told Haddish that Winfrey left after their sitdown. Read More »

Lisa Marie Presley sues business manager, claims he blew $100M

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Presley, 50, claims that Siegel "placed her assets in risky ventures in hopes of attaining his own celebrity in the entertainment industry" and used her $100 million trust to position himself in the "celebrity circle" of a famous investor. She said that the financial manager did not advise her against purchasing a $9 million estate when she already had two mortgages under water. The singer said that she only as $14,000 in cash left, with $500,000 in her credit card debt. Read More »

Papon accused of kissing minor inappropriately; know the full story

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The complaint has been filed with the National Commission for Protection of Child Rights and it states that singer has committed "sexual assault on the minor girl". Assamese filmmaker Reema Borah took to Facebook to admonish the act. For an adult to think it is okay to kiss a minor without his or her consent is appalling. Read More »

Stephen Fry diagnosed with prostate cancer

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Doctors found that the cancer did not appear to have spread, but they also advised that his lymph nodes required "active surveillance" just in case. Fry said tests in coming weeks will determine whether or not the surgery was successful, or if he will require further treatment. He continued that he is "fit and well and happy", and that he hoped he "had a few more years left on this planet" because "I'm really enjoying life at the moment". Read More »