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Arts&Culture London fire death toll at 17; 'miracle' if any more survivors
Author: 0 London fire death toll at 17; 'miracle' if any more survivors

Downing Street aides said the objective of May's visit was to get a briefing from emergency services and ensure they had the resources they needed. Thirty-seven people remained in hospital, with 17 of them in critical care. Some experts have suggested that the waterproof material may have accelerated the fire's quick ascent up the block. Built in 1974, an 8.7-million-pound (Bt377-million) refurbishment of the tower was completed past year and included new windows and a heating system.

Author: 0 Camaraderie at Golden State Warriors is unbelievable, says Kevin Durant

They beat us tonight. "For me, it was simple", McCourty said in a video titled, "StandingPats (Be Patriots)". "So you have a clear sense of what matters when you go through that stuff". How does he not compromise the squad needed to fight past rivals to reach the Finals? "It's kind of insane to think about the conversations we had this summer and going into the year about how we can both mesh and do what we do and be the players that we are.

Author: 0 Jay Z, Inducted by Obama, Becomes First Rapper in Songwriters Hall

In a video statement, Quincy said: "I can't tell you how proud I am of him and that they're taking the step to understand that hip-hop is a huge part of our culture". "That may change at some point, but I'm pretty sure that's true now". Not only does he have 21 Grammys but now he's being inducted into the songwriters Hall of Fame! Chance the Rapper , Drake, Lauryn Hill , Nicki Minaj , Kanye, Andre 3000, Nas , Queen Latifah, Lil Wayne, and many more were all named over an hour and a ...

Arts&Culture Jurors deadlock in Bill Cosby trial, return to deliberations
Author: 0 Jurors deadlock in Bill Cosby trial, return to deliberations

They looked more upbeat than previous nights. Constand was joined by her mother in court for Thursday's announcement of a deadlock, BBC News reported . Jurors also asked the court to define the phrase "without her knowledge" in one of the charges , and asked to rehear testimony from the Cheltenham police detective who interviewed Cosby.

Arts&Culture Tony Awards get political in the age of Trump
Author: 0 Tony Awards get political in the age of Trump

Platt, in his acceptance speech , addressed young people who might be suffering some of the social anxiety faced by his character , high school senior Evan Hansen . Later, Midler tweeted she actually forgot to thank more people in her speech. Later in the speech, Midler spoke about the Hello, Dolly! in its current form and how it fits in to the current political climate - the musical was nominated for 10 awards and won the award for Best Musical Revival .

Author: 0 Smith, Machado HRs get Orioles started in 3-2 win over Bosox

It's been six starts since Tillman returned from the disabled list. There was no drama after Jones led off the sixth with a home run and Schoop chased Rodriguez in the same inning. Red Sox: Mired in an 0-for-12 skid, rookie OF Andrew Benintendi did not start. It was his second start since replacing Ubaldo Jimenez in the Baltimore rotation; in his first try, Asher (2-3) yielded six runs over two innings in loss to Houston on Sunday.

Arts&Culture DUP and Conservatives hold talks
Author: 0 DUP and Conservatives hold talks

An initial round of talks between May and DUP leader Arlene Foster ended with no agreement on Tuesday, although both sides said they were hopeful of a deal. Mrs May headed to Paris later Tuesday to meet with French President Emmanuel Macron , and the two leaders attended a friendly football match between France and England.

Arts&Culture Rifle-wielding attacker wounds GOP leader, killed by police
Author: 0 Rifle-wielding attacker wounds GOP leader, killed by police

Richmond played baseball in college and kicked off his congressional career with a one-hitter in 2011 and has been the game's dominant player pretty much since then. Charles J. "How dare they?" Pelosi exclaimed. She did not specify which comments by Republicans she objected to. Mr Scalise the number three House Republican leader, was first elected in 2008.

Arts&Culture Shania Twain's new single 'Life's About To Get Good' has arrived
Author: 0 Shania Twain's new single 'Life's About To Get Good' has arrived

Finally, Twain released her new single " Life's About to Get Good " Thursday and revealed her first album in 15 years , "NOW", will be released on September 29. "And the first single #LifesAboutToGetGood, is yours today ", she tweeted to her 848,000 followers. It's empowering me to tackle all of these problems and fears.

Author: 0 'Rough Night' Reviews Not Great But Praise Women in Comedy

Scarlett Johansson's Jess is getting married. "I don't really pay attention to it", he told People last week. Geraldine , meanwhile, joked that she was ready to mingle with the A-lister. A key-hole opening in the front revealed just a hint of the actress' midsection, a subtle sexiness which contrasted the gown's the floor-length silhouette.

Arts&Culture House back in session as lawmakers offer prayers for wounded
Author: 0 House back in session as lawmakers offer prayers for wounded

Hodgkinson , the 66-year-old shooter, opened fire on Republican lawmakers practicing for the annual House baseball game, set to be held Thursday night. "I am proud to live in a country where expressing a strong opinion is a right, and one that I exercise regularly", Congressman Tim Ryan, who plays shortstop for the Democratic congressional baseball team, told CNN .

Arts&Culture Elizabeth Banks rips Steven Spielberg for not directing female movies
Author: 0 Elizabeth Banks rips Steven Spielberg for not directing female movies

Elizabeth Banks made some recent comments that had film Twitter in a twist for hours, and some fans and scholars attempting to understand why she phrased her argument about Steven Spielberg's filmography the way she did. Film academies, directors, producers, studios, they all deserve to be called out for paying women less, being hesitant to hire leads of color - and sometimes women - whitewashing storylines, and a host of other transgressions.

Arts&Culture Trump investigated for possible obstruction of justice
Author: 0 Trump investigated for possible obstruction of justice

It's been reported Trump had repeated contact with Coats and Rogers, and even asked them to publicly deny that evidence existed showing coordination between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation. The move marks a departure from statements made by ex-FBI director James Comey to Trump, insisting that he was not personally under investigation. The DNI's office and Ledgett declined to comment.

Author: 0 Kamala Harris has the mic now, so everybody needs to sit down

Those of us who have watched Harris evolve from an assistant district attorney, to city and county district attorney of San Francisco, to state attorney general to her current seat as freshman Democratic senator know what's up: There is a secret ingredient to Harris' particular set of mature black woman super powers-her California-ness.

Author: 0 Ex-Penn State Officials Get Jail Time For The Sandusky Scandal

Former Penn State football coach Joe Paterno , who was sacked in the aftermath of Sandusky's 2011 indictment and died of lung cancer months later, testified he thought McQueary witnessed something sexual, and he urged McQueary to report the incident to Curley.

Author: 0 London firefighters search for more building inferno victims

Newham Council has denied that a tower block in Canning Town is a fire risk after it emerged it had a similar type of cladding to that of Grenfell Tower . Volunteers and charities helped feed and shelter people who could not return to their homes overnight. "There are thousands of tower blocks around our country, there are hundreds of thousands of people living in tower blocks all over this country", Mr Corbyn added.

Arts&Culture NeNe Leakes Confirms Her RHOA Season 10 Return!
Author: 0 NeNe Leakes Confirms Her RHOA Season 10 Return!

As Radar previously reported, Moore's rumored wedding will not be featured on the season - but her work trip will be. I'm so happy NeNe will be back, but I hope it's full-time. No other casting decisions have been made yet since Phaedra Parks was sacked and NeNe Leakes was confirmed to return. Filming for " RHOA " season 10, is expected to begin any day now.

Arts&Culture Black Mirror Is Being Turned into a Book Series
Author: 0 Black Mirror Is Being Turned into a Book Series

Black Mirror , the darkly immaculate sci-fi anthology series that certainly boasts writing as one of its greatest strengths, is becoming a book. Considering that Black Mirror's bread and butter is standalone stories about how technology can ruin our lives with a Twilight Zone twist, taking it back to dead trees is a clever move.

Arts&Culture 'All Eyez on Me' is a depressingly terrible movie that fails 2Pac
Author: 0 'All Eyez on Me' is a depressingly terrible movie that fails 2Pac

When it comes to direction, this is far from a cinematic effort; if it weren't for Tupac being the subject and a handful of semi-strong moments, you could easily confuse this for a straight-to-home-video hip-hop drama. She is a fierce activist and wants the best for her community which doesn't seem to know much beyond Harlem and Bronx. But I say I'm just passionate.

Arts&Culture Steve Harvey Jokes That Flint Resident Should Enjoy 'Brown Glass Of Water'
Author: 0 Steve Harvey Jokes That Flint Resident Should Enjoy 'Brown Glass Of Water'

The comedian and host of " Family Feud " took a call on "The Steve Harvey Morning Show" from a Flint man who told Harvey that Cleveland didn't " deserve jack " following the Cavaliers' NBA finals loss to the Golden State Warriors . "I wasn't talking about the city of Flint ", Harvey told them. As Mayor, I would appreciate, on behalf of the citizens of this community, a public apology.

Author: 0 Southern Baptists reconsider condemning 'alt-right' movement

The debate underscores ongoing tensions in the group over whether President Donald Trump is morally fit to be President. Trump went on to win a supermajority of support from evangelical voters, putting Moore largely out of step with his theological brethren.

Author: 0 Cabinet briefed on plans for Government deal with DUP

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn countered with a bit of previously unseen swagger, wearing a huge red rose - his party's symbol - in his lapel as he sparred with May and taunted her about the uncertainty surrounding the upcoming vote on her legislative program, known as the Queen's Speech .

Arts&Culture Kim Kardashian excoriated by Twitter for wearing 'blackface' in new makeup ad
Author: 0 Kim Kardashian excoriated by Twitter for wearing 'blackface' in new makeup ad

I can't believe you are 4 already. Social media supremo Kim Kardashian has revealed her hubby is "not the best photographer". For her third birthday, little Nori celebrated with a joint birthday with cousin Penelope. "I love you so much, Northie! ". She shared a picture of North and captioned it 'Happy birthday to this cutie'. "Happy birthday to our handsome, funny, smart little love bug, North ".

Author: 0 Blimp crashes at US Open

Tom Weiskopf and Jack Nicklaus also managed seven-under rounds at Baltusrol in 1980. "It is always cool to be part of some sort of history in golf", Fowler said. The operator of the blimp posted the following on Twitter ahead of the blimp taking off. The blimp was operated by AirSign , an aerial advertising firm with operations across the country.

Author: 0 Alex Jones Pulls Gotcha! On Megyn Kelly, Leaking Chat Before NBC Interview

Kelly has been attacked for interviewing the " Infowars " host, primarily because he has questioned whether the shooting that killed 26 people at Connecticut's Sandy Hook Elementary School in 2012 was a hoax. Some TV news competitors have said that NBC has hurt itself by promoting the segment with Jones' inflammatory statements. Worldwide President Jeff Zucker says Jones is a worthy news subject because he has President Donald Trump's ear.

Author: 0 Bill Cosby feared being labelled 'dirty old man'

The AP does not typically identify people who say they are victims of sexual assault unless they grant permission, which Constand has done. Defense lawyer Brian McMonagle, clearly wanting to move past Cosby's talk about giving drugs to women, asked no questions about it on cross-examination.

Author: 0 Bat-Signal to shine over Los Angeles in tribute to Adam West

Last week the sad news broke that original Batman actor Adam West had passed away after a short and surprising battle with Leukemia. LA is welcoming the public to this event and it will start at 9 p.m. In April 2012, West received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. While nothing has been altogether confirmed when it comes to the future of Family Guy , including if West had recorded more episodes prior to his death, the show will likely create some sort of further tribute down the road.

Arts&Culture Karrueche Tran granted 5-year restraining order against ex Chris Brown
Author: 0 Karrueche Tran granted 5-year restraining order against ex Chris Brown

On Thursday morning, a judge granted Tran a permanent restraining order against Breezy and now, Chris can't go anywhere near the actress for the next five years. "Around the second week of February, [Brown] told a few people that he was going to kill me", Tran said in a written statement to the court, the New York Daily News reported.

Arts&Culture Raw: Audio from shooting at GOP baseball practice
Author: 0 Raw: Audio from shooting at GOP baseball practice

Nathan can be heard saying about the injured man. "Who are they shooting?" someone asks on the video. " I assume people have been calling 911 already ", he added. "Is that guy okay out there?" "Is that guy shot? Is anyone talking to him?" House Majority Whip Steve Scalise and three others, not including the gunman, were hit by bullets.

Arts&Culture Netflix shows support for net neutrality and 'open internet'
Author: 0 Netflix shows support for net neutrality and 'open internet'

Just last month , Netflix's Hastings was non-committal when asked about his company's commitment to neutrality, saying that it was "really important for the Netflix of ten years ago". Large companies such as Netflix have the money to pay ISPs for "preferred" access but startups and smaller companies stand to lose the most without net neutrality protections in place.

Author: 0 40-pound catfish to be released following Penguins parade

The parade will follow the same route as last year's, starting at Grant Street at Liberty Avenue and ending at the intersection of Boulevard of the Allies and Stanwix Street. "I said a little something past year, and seeing if we could do this again". Fleury, one of the most popular Penguins with fans and teammates, is likely to leave when the new Las Vegas franchise drafts its players or in an offseason trade.

Author: 0 NORC poll: Most in US think Trump meddled in Russia probe

Mark Corallo, a spokesman for Mr Trump's personal lawyer, responded to the Washington Post's report, saying: "The FBI leak of information regarding the president is outrageous, inexcusable and illegal". Mr Comey told Congress last week he believed he was sacked by Mr Trump to undermine the agency's Russian Federation probe. Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Richard Burr, R-N.C., and Sen.

Author: 0 Aisha Tyler Sobs During Announcement That She's Leaving 'The Talk'

Every single one of you were so full of love and support for me and it made me feel very courageous, very supported and very fearless. She did say that she'd like to come back as a guest host and promote her other projects, so this may not be goodbye forever.

Arts&Culture Push to Bolster College Aid Vetoed by Florida Gov. Scott
Author: 0 Push to Bolster College Aid Vetoed by Florida Gov. Scott

Scott is to sign the bill at 3:45 p.m.at Morning Star Catholic School in Orlando. "We have kids in Florida who are stuck in failure factories from their first entry into public school to the end", Corcoran said. As of Tuesday afternoon, the governor's office said it had received 23,440 phone calls, emails, letters or petition signatures backing the legislation.

Arts&Culture Bill Cosby jury deadlocked; judge tells them to keep working
Author: 0 Bill Cosby jury deadlocked; judge tells them to keep working

The jury told a judge on its fourth day of deliberations Thursday that it's deadlocked. "If you are still deadlocked, you should report that to me". O'Neill instructed the jury to return to deliberations, reminding them: "Each of you has the duty to consult with each other to reach a conclusion if it can be reached without violence to your personal judgment".