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Author: 0 Trump says Mexico, Canada opposed NAFTA pull-out

The conversations with the leaders came after it was reported that Peter Navarro, the head of the National Trade Council, and White House chief strategist Steve Bannon had drafted a letter that would have alerted Canada and Mexico of the US's intent to withdraw from the trade agreement .

Author: 0 Johnny Depp Makes Surprise Appearances on Disneyland's Pirates of the Caribbean Ride

Watch the Johnny Depp Disneyland videos below. In what was surely a publicity stunt for the upcoming film Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales, Depp took to the ride decked out in his Captain Jack Sparrow costume. Instead of exploring the food, parades and other attractions, Depp headed straight over to the Pirates of the Caribbean ride for a special gig. So apparently, a vast number of people consider the first Pirates of the Caribbean movie to be the best of the series.

Author: 0 Zlatan Ibrahimovic turns down Manchester United contract offer?

Mourinho said it would be "naive" for any rival to think United will be unduly diminished by their injuries and Guardiola concurred. Manchester City is up against Manchester United in Premier League matchup today. "They have been playing without him, but they achieved to play the way Mourinho wants". There would be no Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Paul Pogba and Marcos Rojo, three players that have helped Mourinho steady the United ship, since their last defeat in the league, way back in October.

Arts&Culture Johnny Depp's former managers call him 'habitual liar'
Author: 0 Johnny Depp's former managers call him 'habitual liar'

Thompson out of a cannon. The " Pirates of the Caribbean " star alleges that The Management Group is the reason he is now dealing with a $40-million debt. The company also said that Depp splurged on private jets, art and memorabilia. In new court filings made on Tuesday, the Rum Diary actor's lawyers claim to have received "significant new information, including documents and testimony" from a former Management Group employee regarding "misconduct in managing Depp's affairs".

Arts&Culture Las Vegas Sands (LVS) Earnings Beat, Revenues Miss in Q1
Author: 0 Las Vegas Sands (LVS) Earnings Beat, Revenues Miss in Q1

Sell-side analysts have also provided a consensus recommendation of 2.20 on company shares. Las Vegas Sands Corp president and chief operating officer Robert Goldstein saw his compensation package drop 18.7 percent year-on-year in 2016. Stockholders of record on Thursday, March 23rd were issued a dividend of $0.73 per share. The ex-dividend date was Tuesday, March 21st. Las Vegas Sands Corp .

Arts&Culture Suspected arsonist arrested after 2 fires at Las Vegas Trump hotel
Author: 0 Suspected arsonist arrested after 2 fires at Las Vegas Trump hotel

One person was arrested after a fire broke out at the Trump International Hotel in Las Vegas on Wednesday night. One blaze was located in the women's restroom, on the pool deck level, and the other was in the hallway on the 17th floor. Smoke alarms were activated, but the sprinkler system did not. One security officer received minor injuries while attempting to take Fraley into custody, police said.

Author: 0 Colleges like Berkeley want to 'squelch conservative speech'

Some had "Build That Wall" or Trump stickers across their headgear. More than 20 demonstrators were arrested. Rioters caused over $100,000 in damages to the local community, injuring six people. Her first scheduled speech was canceled due to threats of violence, but Coulter vowed to speak anyway. Berkeley, home to the Free Speech Movement of the 1960s, has become the center of a pitched battle in recent months.

Arts&Culture Remembering Vinod Khanna: Rare and unseen pictures of the star
Author: 0 Remembering Vinod Khanna: Rare and unseen pictures of the star

However, on receiving the news of their beloved and honorable actor Vinod Khanna's death, they canceled the event. "That is the most hard no I have ever said in my life". The last we spoke was nearly a year ago. He asked me to run the Puna ashram, but I said no. He is and always will be family to the Dutts. His son Rahul Khanna a few weeks back stated that his dad hospitalised due to severe dehydration.

Author: 0 Rural Utah Reacts To Trump Order

Two monuments , both in Utah, are expected to get special attention: Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument in the state's remote desert canyon lands, created by Clinton 1996, and Bears Ears National Monument, set aside by Obama in the final days of previous year.

Arts&Culture U of M's Harbaugh has audience with the Pope
Author: 0 U of M's Harbaugh has audience with the Pope

Harbaugh, after delivering a personalized winged helmet — complete with the popes name and number (226) and a pair of size 11 Jordan Brand sneakers — listened as the holy father asked for his prayers. The Wolverines will get back to football with the first of three practices on Thursday in the country, after which several of Harbaugh's players will stay in Europe to do study overseas programs and continue their culture experience.

Arts&Culture Federal judge temporarily blocks Arkansas from executing eight men in ten days
Author: 0 Federal judge temporarily blocks Arkansas from executing eight men in ten days

Pulaski County Circuit Judge Wendell Griffen issued a temporary restraining order stopping the state from using the drug of vecuronium bromide for lethal injections. In addition to the stays granted two men, an Arkansas circuit court judge, Wendell Griffen of Pulaski County, on Friday issued a temporary restraining order barring authorities from using vecuronium bromide, part of a lethal three-drug cocktail the state meant to use.

Arts&Culture Kosciuszko Bridge opens tomorrow with a light show
Author: 0 Kosciuszko Bridge opens tomorrow with a light show

Once that section is complete, the bridge unveiled today will serve Queens-bound traffic, and the other section will serve Brooklyn-bound commuters. The governor said the span will bring relief to drivers who have endured the traffic misery created by the original bridge, built in 1939.

Arts&Culture Jonathan Demme: Something wild and wonderful
Author: 0 Jonathan Demme: Something wild and wonderful

What I consider to be his best film though, as well as my personal favourite Demme picture, is without a doubt The Silence of the Lambs . The actress picked up the Best Actress Oscar for her role in Demme's film, praising the director during her acceptance speech.

Arts&Culture Freedom Day is about reflecting how far we have come
Author: 0 Freedom Day is about reflecting how far we have come

Amanpour called Gordhan "one of the great anti-corruption fighters" in South Africa, but he preferred to refer to himself as "a loyal patriot and activist for over 40 years". Gordhan granted his first television since being axed nearly a month ago to CNN on Freedom Day. The level of inequality remains high as white households earn at least five times more than black households, he said.

Arts&Culture Abby Lee Miller undergoes weight loss surgery
Author: 0 Abby Lee Miller undergoes weight loss surgery

It's been a tough couple of months for Miller, who dramatically quit Dance Moms in March, and is now awaiting her sentencing after she pleaded guilty to bankruptcy fraud last June. Although she evidently didn't have the best experience with Dance Moms , she says she is now pitching a scripted show that will feature some of her well-known dancers and have a supernatural element.

Arts&Culture Kim Kardashian: Gunpoint heist 'meant to happen to me'
Author: 0 Kim Kardashian: Gunpoint heist 'meant to happen to me'

And that kind of pissed me off too cause I never lied to her, you know, if I didn't tell her everything. And I don't want to start crying but I feel that was so meant to happen to me. When she realized that she survived, she said, she was grateful that her attackers had not been more "aggressive" physically. "I don't care to show off the way that I used to".

Author: 0 Marvel Wants Sylvester Stallone for Movies Beyond 'Guardians of the Galaxy 2'

Starring Chris Pratt , Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista , featuring Vin Diesel as Baby Groot, Bradley Cooper as Rocket, Michael Rooker , Karen Gillan, Pom Klementieff , Elizabeth Debicki, Chris Sullivan, Sean Gunn , Tommy Flanagan, Laura Haddock, with Sylvester Stallone , and Kurt Russell , Guardians of the Galaxy Vol.

Arts&Culture Containment of southern Arizona wildfire at 20 percent
Author: 0 Containment of southern Arizona wildfire at 20 percent

Forecasts show those calm conditions likely to be fleeting; winds are expected to pick up again Friday and Cochise County officials plan to keep several hundred homes under pre-evacuation notices into the weekend, Cochise County Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Carol Capas said.

Author: 0 'The Simpsons' needles Trump ahead of 100-day milestone

The Elon University Poll surveyed 506 registered N.C. voters by telephone April 18-21. Around half of respondents gave Trump credit for keeping his promises (53 percent), creating change (52 percent) and representing American values (49 percent).

Author: 0 China just launched its first domestically built aircraft carrier

China has launched its first domestically built aircraft carrier on 26 April amid rising tension over North Korea's missile threats and Beijing's claim over the disputed South China Sea. Opinion among Chinese naval experts regarding the ideal size of China's carrier-based strike groups has varied. Shandong has a bigger hangar to carry more J-15 fighter jets and more space on deck for helicopters and other aircraft, the newspaper noted.

Author: 0 The Internet Remembers Prince On The One Year Anniversary Of His Death

The soundtrack won an Academy Award for Best Original Song Score and formed the backbone of Prince's legendary studio album of the same name. Prince died one year ago of an accidental fentanyl overdose. " Deliverance " was first made available across streaming services such as Apple Music on Tuesday with the EP available for pre-order on iTunes until Wednesday when Prince's estate filed a lawsuit stating that Boxill released the music without permission.

Arts&Culture Disney star Michael Mantenuto found dead at 35
Author: 0 Disney star Michael Mantenuto found dead at 35

He was only 22 at the time. However, Mantenuto, who also played hockey for the University of ME, soon left acting behind and joined the Army's Special Forces. The film also starred Kurt Russell . Despite having sustained a knee injury in a previous game, O'Callahan came back in the finals to help the USA team defeat the Soviet Union team in a major upset.

Author: 0 Ross Butler Won't Return For "Riverdale" Season 2; Reggie To Be Recast

After such plot entertained the viewers, new rumors are out claiming Ross Butler, who played the character of Zach, has reportedly left "Riverdale" to focus on doing another project. Apparently, the show is recasting the classic character for its upcoming season. From Netflix's perspective, of course, it's easy to understand returning to the 13 Reasons well.

Arts&Culture White House showcases President Trump's accomplishments in first 100 days
Author: 0 White House showcases President Trump's accomplishments in first 100 days

In this week's episode, we sit down with a veteran of President Obama's first 100 days, and an expert on the breakneck pace FDR set when he took office more than 80 years ago. "The president promised to enforce our nation's borders", Spicer said. In office, he has methodically rolled back a number of recent Obama-era regulations by executive action and the bills passed under the Congressional Review Act , which allows faster review of rules finalized late in the previous administration.

Author: 0 'Star Wars: Episode IX' gets summer 2019 release date

We all knew Star Wars: Episode IX would be coming out in 2019, but everyone assumed it would be Christmas, following in the steps of the previous two films in the trilogy. In yet another example of "if I haven't heard it, it's new to me", word is spreading once again that Star Wars: The Last Jedi filmmaker Rian Johnson was not involved in the scripting process for Star Wars: Episode IX .

Arts&Culture Family ties tested in 'Guardians of the Galaxy'
Author: 0 Family ties tested in 'Guardians of the Galaxy'

Celebrated Hollywood actress Karen Gillan states that the character of blue-skinned alien Nebula which she played in Guardians of the Galaxy film was all set to die near the end of the first film. And she's just pissed off and I loved it. After causing havoc in the universe and saving it from destruction, Marvel's " Guardians of the Galaxy" are back in a new adventure that takes the unconventional group of friends on a quest to discover their family ties.

Author: 0 Silence of the Lambs director dies

A representative for the director said he passed away due to complications from esophageal cancer in his New York City apartment. Cutting his teeth under the wing of legendary producer Roger Corman during the B-Movie heyday of the '70s, Demme would go on to create a body of work that defies easy characterization.

Arts&Culture Prepare to Build Another Snowman - Frozen 2 is Coming November 2019
Author: 0 Prepare to Build Another Snowman - Frozen 2 is Coming November 2019

Disney today announced the official release date for when we'll hear every little girl sing another song by Adele Dazeem - oops, I mean Idina Menzel - 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The 36-year-old actor also took his reaction to the confirmed release date to Twitter . Frozen 2 will arrive in theaters just before Thanksgiving on Wednesday, November 27, 2019 .

Author: 0 O'Reilly to return with new podcast episode Monday

Kelly, who was considered more middle-of-the-road politically than other leading Fox personalities, has also indicated that she was harassed by Roger Ailes, the former chief of the news network, who left Fox in July 2016 under a cloud of sexual harassment allegations.

Arts&Culture PlayStation Plus Free Games for May Revealed
Author: 0 PlayStation Plus Free Games for May Revealed

But beware as you swim deeper as dangers lurk in the depths. Endearing characters, amusing writing and plenty of tough choices make this one of the better Telltale adventures you'll find. Explore randomly generated levels, complete missions to unlock new clothing and customize your character to gain new abilities. For the PS Vita (also cross buy with the PS4) gamers will get to take on the evil Lord Monotone in the shoot em up, Laser Disco Defenders and discover the history of writing ...

Author: 0 Man killed in crash allegedly involving former 'Bachelor' star

Investigators told KCRG TV9 that Soules left the scene before police arrived but witnesses identified him. The person driving the tractor died and Soules fled the scene , leaving his truck behind. Thus far, Chris Soules has been reportedly booked with fleeing the scene of a death, and is in custody (after receiving medical attention). A spokesperson on Chris' behalf issued the following statement, " Chris Soules was involved in an accident Monday evening [April 24] in a rural part of ...

Arts&Culture Bill O'Reilly officially out at Fox News
Author: 0 Bill O'Reilly officially out at Fox News

O'Reilly had spearheaded the networks' primetime lineup for over two decades. As of Wednesday evening, the network had already removed O'Reilly's name from the show's title. And Fox pointed out that the network finished last week ahead of all cable networks in viewership, as it has for much of this year. O'Reilly is also one of the country's most popular nonfiction authors.

Arts&Culture Cloudy, cool Thursday with a chance for thunderstorms
Author: 0 Cloudy, cool Thursday with a chance for thunderstorms

North northeast wind around 14 miles per hour, with gusts as high as 24 miles per hour. Skies will clear Thursday night with lows in the 50s. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Wednesday - A 30 percent chance of showers with a high in the upper 40s. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Tonight: Mostly to partly cloudy and dry.

Arts&Culture You get to be the bad guy in Battlefront 2's singleplayer campaign
Author: 0 You get to be the bad guy in Battlefront 2's singleplayer campaign

While Iden Versio is framed as the star of this story, players will also have opportunities during the campaign to step into the shoes of more familiar figures, including Luke Skywalker and Kylo Ren. Hero vehicles do return, including the Millennium Falcon. One popular theory is that Rey is actually a descendant of Jedi Obi-Wan Kenobi. First off, they are bringing back classes.

Arts&Culture Airline passengers caught with 10 kilos of cocaine in pants, officers say
Author: 0 Airline passengers caught with 10 kilos of cocaine in pants, officers say

Meanwhile, Dominican citizen Elvin Montilla-Sosa also went to be inspected. Both men had been taken to private rooms to be searched after getting off the plane at John F. Two airline passengers took the idea of "carry-on" to an extreme on their flight to NY. Officers say they found the drugs after the suspects presented themselves for inspection.

Arts&Culture United Airlines Under Fire Again After Giant Rabbit Dies On Flight
Author: 0 United Airlines Under Fire Again After Giant Rabbit Dies On Flight

United said it works to protect the safety of animals through its PetSafe program , which is staffed 24 hours a day and allows pet owners to track their animals from point of origin to destination. United transported 109,149 animals a year ago, second only to Alaska Airlines with 112,281. According to U.S. Department of Transportation figures, more animals died on United Airlines flights than any other airline.

Arts&Culture David Fincher close to join 'World War Z 2' as director
Author: 0 David Fincher close to join 'World War Z 2' as director

Production would likely begin in early 2018. The first movie was a hit, but not to the point where it created an unshakable foundation. A spokesperson for the studio has not yet responded to a request for comment. Apparently Pitt, who is also producing, had been wooing Fincher for the job since at least last summer. With Fincher now on board though, you can expect a number of top-tier actors to throw their hat in the ring for a chance to work with the iconic filmmaker.

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