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Arts&Culture JEE admission process stalled by SC over irregularity in awarding grace marks
Author: 0 JEE admission process stalled by SC over irregularity in awarding grace marks

The Supreme Court prohibited the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) across the country from conducting counselling sessions or admitting students into the institutes till further notice this year. The petitioner, as an alternative, said fresh examination should be conducted by the institution. It also sought a direction for preparation of the all-India rank list after rectifying the scores of JEE (Advanced ) and also award marks for the incorrect questions to the candidates who had ...

Arts&Culture Schumer Calls Cruz Health Care Bill Amendment A 'Hoax'
Author: 0 Schumer Calls Cruz Health Care Bill Amendment A 'Hoax'

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX), along with his colleague and friend Mike Lee (R-UT), introduced an amendment he hoped would save the Senate GOP's effort to repeal and replace Obamacare. "@ SenTedCruz's amendment would do that". "Sen. Cruz's amendment would be a critical factor in creating competition, providing more choices, and ultimately bringing premiums down".

Arts&Culture Blue Ivy Is Rapping on Jay-Z's '4:44′ Bonus Track
Author: 0 Blue Ivy Is Rapping on Jay-Z's '4:44′ Bonus Track

On Thursday night, Jay released three bonus tracks for his wildly successful album 4:44 . Although the music scion has previously appeared on Beyoncé's " Blue " in 2014 and Jay-Z's " Glory " in 2014, the new song was the first to feature an entire verse from Blue .

Arts&Culture Samuel L. Jackson's Nick Fury will return to Captain Marvel
Author: 0 Samuel L. Jackson's Nick Fury will return to Captain Marvel

There are a lot of reasons to be excited for Captain Marvel to join the MCU. But they got Infinity Wars, two movies to do there, and after that there's Brie [Larson's] movie Captain Marvel, which maybe [Nick] will be part of . Rumours that he would be in the film have been circulating for a few days now, reports Deadline Hollywood , which now confirms they are true, but admits Marvel has yet to comment on the news.

Arts&Culture Burnley complete the signing of Championship star
Author: 0 Burnley complete the signing of Championship star

Taylor feels he lands at Burnley on the back of a positive season at Leeds , though the defender admits the Whites did run out of steam at the end of the campaign. The 23-year-old, who is out of contract in the summer and has been reportedly linked with moves away from Elland Road , was absent on Sunday as Leeds drew 1-1 at the DW Stadium in their final game of the Championship season.

Arts&Culture Shirtless man threatens to kill nun in church
Author: 0 Shirtless man threatens to kill nun in church

Sister Maria said she was praying for her mother, who was in surgery. It was at that moment that he approached the pew two rows in front of hers, placed his foot on the bench and began to menace her. "I'm going to kill you", according to authorities. NYPD officers were stationed outside the church Thursday and indicated they will remain indefinitely until they feel the area is secure.

Arts&Culture UNESCO votes to declare al-Khalil's Old City 'a heritage site'
Author: 0 UNESCO votes to declare al-Khalil's Old City 'a heritage site'

UNESCO voted 12 to three - with six abstentions - to give heritage status to Hebron in the Israeli-occupied West Bank. Unesco on Friday (July 7) declared the Old City of Hebron a protected heritage site in a secret ballot, an issue which has triggered a new Israeli-Palestinian spat at the worldwide body.

Arts&Culture This State Is About to Approve Free Abortions for Everyone
Author: 0 This State Is About to Approve Free Abortions for Everyone

The bill, which was approved without a single Republican vote, will now move to the state Senate for consideration. "Even while the Trump Administration and Republicans in Congress are trying to strip away reproductive rights [abortion], Oregon is ensuring access regardless of income, citizenship status, gender identity, or type of insurance", the Oregon Democrats said in a statement.

Arts&Culture Taylor Lautner & Billie Lourd Break Up
Author: 0 Taylor Lautner & Billie Lourd Break Up

Taylor was also a big support to Billie following her mother Carrie Fisher and grandmother Debbie Reynolds's tragic deaths later that month. Taylor was said to be a source of comfort for Billie during the hard time, and Lourd's uncle, Todd Fisher , gushed over Lautner being a shoulder for his niece to lean on throughout the tough time.

Arts&Culture Bengaluru Metro services halted after protest by staff over arrests
Author: 0 Bengaluru Metro services halted after protest by staff over arrests

The workers were reportedly arrested after he and another Bengaluru Metro staff clashed with security personnel. Another commuter, Abdul Javed said, "I have been waiting for the metro station to open from the past 45 minutes". The services were resumed later after negotiations with police and BMRCL officials who prevailed upon the employees to withdraw the protest, officials said.

Arts&Culture Fox Business suspends host Charles Payne amid harassment investigation
Author: 0 Fox Business suspends host Charles Payne amid harassment investigation

HuffPost writer Yashar Ali reported that the woman in question was Scottie Nell Hughes, a pro-Trump commentator who also appeared frequently on CNN during the 2016 election cycle. Holder never reported the incident to legal authorities, but Cortes was sacked. The development came exactly a year after a sexual harassment scandal at Fox News first burst into public view with a lawsuit against Roger E.

Arts&Culture The House Has a New 'No Sleeveless' Dress Code for Women
Author: 0 The House Has a New 'No Sleeveless' Dress Code for Women

CBS News reports that a female journalist was recently denied entry to the Speaker's lobby outside the House chamber , a common site for interviews, because "her outfit was considered inappropriate". US Secretary of Health and Human Services Tom Price (3rdR), Counselor to the President Kellyanne Conway (L) and others listen as participants speak before a meeting about healthcare in the Roosevelt Room of the White House June 21, 2017 in Washington, DC.

Arts&Culture US Jobless Claims Rose Last Week
Author: 0 US Jobless Claims Rose Last Week

Economists surveyed by The Wall Street Journal forecast that the unemployment rate last month matched May's 4.3%, while predicting nonfarm employers added 174,000 jobs. On Friday, the Labor Department is scheduled to release its monthly jobs report, which includes both public and private sector jobs. Automakers normally shut assembly plants for annual retooling at the start of July, which tends to push up claims.

Arts&Culture Stan Lee's Wife Joan Dies at 93
Author: 0 Stan Lee's Wife Joan Dies at 93

Joan died on Thursday (July 6) in Los Angeles after reportedly suffering a stroke earlier in the week. Ms Lee and former Marvel Comics executive vice president and publisher Stan Lee , 94, were married on December 5, 1947. The two, who were married for 69 years, met when Stan was supposed to take her friend on a blind date. Stan and Joan Lee are shown here in 1975 at opening day ceremonies of the First Mighty Marvel Comic Book Convention.

Arts&Culture Federer, Djokovic, Kerber advance at Wimbledon
Author: 0 Federer, Djokovic, Kerber advance at Wimbledon

He will next face Ernests Gulbis , as the unseeded Latvian defeated Juan Martin del Potro 6-4, 6-4, 7-6 (3). Federer has now won his last seven matches in straight sets and is coming off a match in which his opponent won just 19 percent of his return points.

Author: 0 Penn State Sues Former Defensive Coordinator Shoop

In January 2016, the counterclaim states, Shoop was "constructively discharged/terminated from, or forced or compelled to leave, his employment with Penn State". In a counterclaim, Shoop alleged the university committed breach of contract for not paying the last month of his salary after he left due to a "hostile, negative work environment".

Arts&Culture Heat sign Kelly Olynyk
Author: 0 Heat sign Kelly Olynyk

The fourth year includes a player option. A 7-foot center with 3-point range, Olynyk spent his first four National Basketball Association seasons with the Boston Celtics and played mostly as a reserve. The Pacers had even been trying to shed salary in order to land him. The heat drafted Adebayo with the 14th overall pick in this year's draft out of Kentucky and also have Josh McRoberts and Okaro White at power forward.

Arts&Culture Vantiv's $10bn buyout of Worldpay expected to lead to more deals
Author: 0 Vantiv's $10bn buyout of Worldpay expected to lead to more deals

The combination gives Vantiv-Worldpay a stronger position against competitors such as First Data, ADP and Chase, especially in Europe. Following the completion of the potential merger, Worldpay shares will be delisted from the London Stock Exchange, while common stock of Vantiv will be held by the combined group and continue to be listed on the New York Stock Exchange.

Author: 0 Hulu is Now Offering HBO and Cinemax Add-Ons

HBO, along with Cinemax, can now be added to Hulu's existing subscription. For an extra $14.99 a month, Hulu subscribers can add HBO's live feeds from the East and West coasts, as well as on-demand stream of all of HBO's programming. Besides the usual collection of costumes and props from the series (including the upcoming Season 7 ), the exhibit's main attraction puts you right into "immersive environments" recreating some of the show's most famous settings.

Arts&Culture Cosby to be retried on sex assault charges: judge
Author: 0 Cosby to be retried on sex assault charges: judge

Judge O'Neill declared a mistrial in the case after jurors said they were unable to come to a unanimous verdict on any of the charges. Bill Cosby will face another trial on sexual assault charges in November after a jury failed to convict him last month.

Arts&Culture High sugar intake in pregnancy linked to risk of child asthma
Author: 0 High sugar intake in pregnancy linked to risk of child asthma

Next, the researchers compared those mothers' children who consume the least amount of sugar (7 teaspoons, per day) during pregnancy with children of mothers who consume most sugar during the pregnancy (16 and 69 teaspoons, per day). The scientists controlled for numerous potential confounders in their analyses, such as background maternal characteristics, social factors and other aspects of maternal diet, including foods and nutrients that have been previously linked to childhood asthma and ...

Arts&Culture Ava DuVernay, Harpo Films Developing 'Central Park Five' Drama Series for Netflix
Author: 0 Ava DuVernay, Harpo Films Developing 'Central Park Five' Drama Series for Netflix

Selma director Ava DuVernay has had a lot of success in the past working with real-life stories - especially prison documentary 13th, which was Oscar nominated. At the time of the case, Donald Trump paid for full page advertisements in all four daily NY newspapers obtusely calling for the restoration of law and order to the city and of the death penalty to the state.

Arts&Culture CBS Answers Claims It's Paying Asian-American Actors Less Than White Co-Stars
Author: 0 CBS Answers Claims It's Paying Asian-American Actors Less Than White Co-Stars

For years, Kim was the Asian male sex symbol on television (honestly, he still is), and Five-0 was proof that successful shows could have diverse casts. But the CBS source noted a substantial increase was still offered to her. Lenkov's post further supports that. (Sources close to Kim argue that the gap was more significant, perhaps due to the aforementioned back-end deal O'Loughlin and Caan enjoy.) Park's deal, the source added, was complicated by the fact that she was negotiating to appear ...

Author: 0 Game Of Thrones is hitting the road once again

Starting this fall, HBO and Game of Thrones are teaming up with GES Events to launch a global Game of Thrones exhibition tour that will allow fans to see numerous costumes and sets from the show's past seven seasons up-close. Kicking off in Europe, Game of Thrones: The Touring Exhibition will present a blend of "immersive environments, interactives, and multimedia content".

Arts&Culture Snapchat Adds Three New Features That You'll Want To Try Out Immediately
Author: 0 Snapchat Adds Three New Features That You'll Want To Try Out Immediately

Snapchat's new " Snap Maps" feature . The new backdrop feature comes with different background options, including smiley faces, green lasers, two flower wallpapers, fence and an XO backdrop . A website link can be added to the snaps with a single click on the Paperclip button. Just tap the speaker icon at the bottom of the screen to open up new opportunities for story telling.

Arts&Culture Cent Shares His 4:44 Review
Author: 0 Cent Shares His 4:44 Review

The rapper said that when listening to 4:44, he felt like he should be "wearing glasses" and tying a sweater around his waist. "I'mma tell you the truth: N***as is hot out here". As Jay-Z tweeted at the time, "Salute to anybody who made a song to feed their family or just vent". "I ain't gon' hold you up", Jackson went on.

Arts&Culture Patton Oswalt is engaged
Author: 0 Patton Oswalt is engaged

In the message, Salenger said that she's "the luckiest girl in the universe!" but she didn't stop there. The news comes just fifteen months after the passing of Oswalt's wife , Michelle McNamara , who died unexpectedly in her sleep in April 2016 at age 46.

Arts&Culture Total eclipse happening next month
Author: 0 Total eclipse happening next month

The total eclipse will be visible on a 70-mile wide pathway stretching from Lincoln Beach, Oregon, to McClellanville, South Carolina. About 7 million people are expected to travel to spots along the path of totality to see the total eclipse , said Dwight Dulsky, of Perkasie, co-president of the Bucks-Mont Astronomical Association .

Arts&Culture Pet owners search for lost animals after fireworks
Author: 0 Pet owners search for lost animals after fireworks

Of the nine dogs the center took in over two days, DeYoung said five already had been reunited with their owners as of 2 p.m. Wednesday. "We have people who have called in that have dogs in their backyard because they don't know what to do with them", Blackwood said.

Arts&Culture George and Amal Clooney spotted with twins for the first time
Author: 0 George and Amal Clooney spotted with twins for the first time

The recent sighting came after the Clooney's welcomed their twins at St. Mary's Hospital in London on June 6. Italy holds a very special place in George and Amal's hearts - the longtime Hollywood bachelor was introduced to the British beauty during a gathering at his luxury Lake Como villa in 2013, and they became engaged less than a year later, in April, 2014.

Arts&Culture Katy Perry Vexes Australian Wildlife Vets with 'Koala' Ad
Author: 0 Katy Perry Vexes Australian Wildlife Vets with 'Koala' Ad

The pop superstar recently teamed up with the department store to promote her 2018 Witness Tour and the new ad campaign has been slammed by animal lovers. "We are now removing the material which references koalas", it said in a statement. Madden said she was relieved that Myer had seen sense, but added that the ad should never have got approval.

Arts&Culture What's really going on with Rob Kardashian and Blac Chyna
Author: 0 What's really going on with Rob Kardashian and Blac Chyna

Model Blac Chyna's attorney is looking at what legal action can be taken against reality TV star Rob Kardashian after he allegedly posted explicit photos of his ex-fiancée on social media . Rob Kardashian could be heading to jail after he went on an epic Instagram meltdown last night and exposed naked pictures of Blac Chyna . "He shared his theory on Twitter as to why she had Dream Kardashian in the first place".

Arts&Culture Kesha announces new single 'Praying' amid Dr. Luke legal battle
Author: 0 Kesha announces new single 'Praying' amid Dr. Luke legal battle

But she seemed optimistic about what's coming next. In a series of videos, Kesha speaks directly to her Animals. Kesha has since fulfilled her contractual obligations to Dr. The Timber crooner also shared snaps of herself standing on the edge of the sea as the sun set with the words " The Beginning " emblazoned across it.

Arts&Culture Police officer adopts boy, 10, he helped rescue from abusive parents
Author: 0 Police officer adopts boy, 10, he helped rescue from abusive parents

When Thompson arrived at the scene, he was stunned to see a severely underweight boy - his wrists bound by belts, with bruises along his back and a huge knot on his head. When they were done, Thompson drove him to the emergency room. The very next day the Thompsons picked the baby girl up from the hospital and brought her home.

Arts&Culture Brokerages Anticipate Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust (PEI) to Announce $0.37 EPS
Author: 0 Brokerages Anticipate Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust (PEI) to Announce $0.37 EPS

The business is expected to issue its next quarterly earnings results after the market closes on Tuesday, July 25th. Investors Real Estate Trust had 6 analyst reports since September 1, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. State Street Corp boosted its stake in Washington Real Estate Investment Trust by 1.5% in the fourth quarter. Finally, Morgan Stanley increased its position in shares of Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust by 667.8% in the first quarter.