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Minnesota Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater has finally received some good news regarding his injured leg. With practice open to reporters Wednesday, Bridgewater was absent, attending a regularly scheduled appointment with his doctor, Spielman said.
  • Man sues woman for $17.31 movie ticket after bad date

    Man sues woman for $17.31 movie ticket after bad date

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    She was his ride home, Vezmar said . According to Vezmar, who owns his own communications company, he suggested the woman go outside to the lobby to text which she did. A Texas man has filed a lawsuit against a woman who texted during a date at a movie theater. The 35-year-old date was contacted by the Austin Statesman but seems not to be taking the matter seriously.
  • White Hart Lane finale 'unbelievable' - Kane

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    Defeat confirmed that United now can not finish in the top four and must instead hope for victory against Ajax in the Europa League final next week if they are to secure a Champions League berth for next season. "I am not upset because we had to make that decision", he said . Former Manchester United defender Neville doesn't expect chairman Daniel Levy to allow Kane to leave with a move to a new stadium on the horizon.
  • Trump's Post-Comey Approval Numbers Are Grim

    Trump's Post-Comey Approval Numbers Are Grim

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    A new poll shows President Donald Trump's approval rating has fallen to its lowest level since his inauguration. As with other surveys, partisanship was evident, with 79 percent of Republicans approving of Trump's job performance, mirroring the 79 percent of Democrats who disapprove, the poll revealed.
  • Melissa McCarthy adds spice (and Spicer) as host of 'SNL'

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    The Globe's top picks for what to see and do each weekend, in Boston and beyond. "Did I get him? Plus, I bet Nixon only got one scoop of ice cream for dessert, but I get two scoops", "Trump" said. The Spicer character rolled out a cart with a Russian nesting doll in a box on the top. Finally, Steve Bannon is portrayed on a matryoshka doll Slimer from Ghostbusters and Attorney Jeff Sessions is Pikachu.
  • Feinstein: End EB-5 visa program to avoid Kushner conflict

    Feinstein: End EB-5 visa program to avoid Kushner conflict

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    On Monday, the Kushner family apologized for mentioning Jared Kushner, saying there was no intent to push investment by highlighting family ties to Washington. The next day, Nicole Meyer stood in a ballroom in Beijing and encouraged Chinese investors to put money into a troubled New Jersey luxury apartment complex in exchange for the chance to get one of those coveted visas.
  • Mo'Nique slams Oprah, Lee Daniels, Tyler Perry

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    I feel this is unfortunate because we love Lee Daniels and what he's doing, we love Tyler Perry, we love Oprah Winfrey, and if there is a way for us to settle this...she's an unbelievable actress and an fantastic comic - so somehow we have to settle this together...and the hard part about this is other people make demands and they still get the work.
  • Surprise! Simone Biles voted off 'Dancing with the Stars'

    Surprise! Simone Biles voted off 'Dancing with the Stars'

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    Now, all eyes are on the remaining four contestants - retired Chicago Cubs player David Ross , Fifth Harmony singer Normani Kordei , Olympic gymnast Simone Biles , and National Football League star Rashad Jennings . "Smiling doesn't win you gold medals." "You can have all of the time". The Fifth Harmony singer opened up about some of the more emotionally challenging aspects of her childhood, including her mom's diagnosis with breast cancer when Kordei was only five years old, and ...
  • Bill Cosby doesn't expect to testify at sex assault trial

    Bill Cosby doesn't expect to testify at sex assault trial

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    Cosby also denied the interview was meant for the ears of the men and women who will decide his fate, a jury that will chosen in the Pittsburgh area because his lawyers claimed the Philadelphia-area jury pool was tainted by bad press. In addition, Cosby suggested he may want to return to performing depending on the outcome of the trial and how that impacts public opinion. His lead attorney, Angela Agrusa, said in an interview that their strategy is to change the optics .
  • Trump's Religious Liberty Order Is Hit With Lawsuit

    Trump's Religious Liberty Order Is Hit With Lawsuit

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    As Conservative Review pointed out earlier in the day , the ACLU has a point, as the long-anticipated move merely left it to administration officials to provide " regulatory relief " to those affected by Obamacare's more onerous mandates and not act discriminatorily to religious nonprofits.
  • 'The Gifted' trailer puts young X-Men on the run

    'The Gifted' trailer puts young X-Men on the run

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    Bryan Singer , who directed the X-Men films X-Men, X2, and X-Men: Days of Future Past , has signed on to direct The Gifted . The X-Men used to be a commentary on the racial divide in our country. Polaris, who will be portrayed by Emma Dumont . The Gifted is expected to occupy a Monday night slot on Fox this fall season, and we'll keep you right up-to-date as the network zeroes in on a specific premiere date.
  • Spicer: Trump's threatening Comey tweet was 'not a threat'

    Spicer: Trump's threatening Comey tweet was 'not a threat'

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    Enter Sarah Huckabee Sanders, daughter of the former Arkansas governor and presidential candidate Mike Huckabee, and fill-in spokesperson at the White House this week. Spicer appeared on Lou Dobbs Tonight Tuesday to address Comey's firing. Jeff Mason, the president of the White House Correspondents' Association, responded to the president's tweets, saying that the White House briefings and press conferences "conducted in full view of our republic's citizens, is clearly in line with the ...
  • How White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer Became A Hilarious Meme

    How White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer Became A Hilarious Meme

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    Rep. Adam Schiff, ranking member of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, which is investigating the Russian Federation connections to last year's election, called Trump's tweet "extraordinary". Since his infamous first briefing in January in which he lectured reporters on Trump's inauguration crowd size in a freakish ritual of favor-currying, Spicer has struggled through a series of painful missteps and meme-worthy gaffes.
  • Janet Mock to judge Miss USA Pageant

    Janet Mock to judge Miss USA Pageant

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    The victor of Miss USA will then represent the United States in the Miss Universe pageant in 2018. The women from Florida, North Dakota, Hawaii, Connecticut and New Jersey told The Associated Press this week they have faced challenges and opportunities as immigrants.
  • Melissa McCarthy honors moms, wrecks Sean Spicer on new SNL

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    But in this sketch, McCarthy's character is back to torment White House reporters, taking a fire extinguisher to the "liar liar trousers on fire" reporter's nether regions and hurls a pillar at another reporter. In fact the possibility Spicer may soon be hearing the words " You're Fired!" from Trump was a big part of "SNL's" sketch last night. Spicer asked Trump after tracking him down.
  • UK Conservative lead stays strong ahead of June election: Opinium poll

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    The early results suggested that the Conservatives had grabbed votes from both Labour and UKIP, signalling that May's bid to position her party in the political centre ground and take a strong stance on Brexit may be paying dividends. It became clear early on that the Conservatives were set to be the big winners in the local elections. Liberal Democrats had a mixed election. Leader Tim Farron told supporters his party was now "breathing down Labour's necks" but warned that the Prime ...
  • Myles Garrett laughs off Bruce Smith's criticism

    Myles Garrett laughs off Bruce Smith's criticism

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    It's only rookie minicamp and Garrett still has yet to go against future Hall-of-Famer Joe Thomas, but it's at least encouraging to see the team's top pick show some signs of what he could do. "I'm not trying to take any time off", he said. "I don't know why you think of me like that, but everyone is entitled to an opinion", he said. " We're not scared of it .
  • Miley Cyrus releases music video for new 'Malibu' song

    Miley Cyrus releases music video for new 'Malibu' song

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    Miley sings, "But here I am, next to you , The sky's more blue in Malibu ". There's been "Hannah Montana" Miley , "Last Song" Miley - the movie where she met fiancé Liam Hemsworth - " Wrecking Ball " Miley and now there's "Malibu" Miley .
  • Movies Harry Styles Should Have Starred In

    Movies Harry Styles Should Have Starred In

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    Some fans were so amazed by Styles' new songs that they couldn't help but thank him for such handsome music. " Two Ghosts " gorgeously captures a post-breakup melancholia, but the closing tune "From the Dining Table" is where he goes into full ex-girlfriend-related mope, particularly with the gnawingly terrible line: "Even my phone misses your call".
  • Donald Glover To Produce Marvel's Animated 'Deadpool' Series For FXX

    Donald Glover To Produce Marvel's Animated 'Deadpool' Series For FXX

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    Entertainment Weekly reports that a 10-episode first season of the series - which doesn't yet have a title - has been ordered by the network for FXX . The movie grossed over $800 million off of a $58 million budget. Glover already has a Marvel credit on his resume; he'll soon be seen in Spider-Man: Homecoming.
  • Thibaut Courtois: Chelsea title win will be more special after last season

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    It was just the matter when Chelsea scored another one. Antonio Conte praised both sets of fans following Chelsea's 3-0 victory against Middlesbrough. On Friday we have a good chance to finish this league, and we are ready. The Baggies boss, alongside his assistant David Kemp, were spotted watching Chelsea take on Middlesborough with the majority believe he was in attendance to scout the Blues before his side play them on Friday night.
  • Here's How Simone Biles Responds When Told to Smile

    Here's How Simone Biles Responds When Told to Smile

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    Olympics Team) without serious skills or effort. The team got all 9s for both performances, with Carrie Ann telling her not to always 'dance like a metronome, so on the beat'. Because she's already an incredibly talented athlete, it should come as no surprise that Simone has been kicking butt on the ballroom-dancing reality show.
  • Robert De Niro calls for arts funding

    Robert De Niro calls for arts funding

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    For their own divisive political purposes, the administration suggests that the money for these all-inclusive programs goes to rich liberal elites. But De Niro doubled down on his criticism, adding: "I don't make movies for 'rich, liberal elites.' I've got my restaurants for that".
  • Braun Strowman Dealing with Injury - Changes Made to Creative Plans

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    So because Raw with Miz and Ambrose as GM looks a lot like any other Raw , Kalisto gets another match with Braun Strowman to pay him back for, you know, getting put in a dumpster and thrown off a stage. While most of Raw is made up of rather inconsequential matches, the Tag Team Turmoil to determine the #1 Contenders is fantastic. Yup, Goldust and R-Truth may have set their sights on the RAW tag team championship, but they were no match for a very determined Cesaro and Sheamus ...
  • 'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2' blasts off with $145M debut

    'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2' blasts off with $145M debut

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    The first "Guardians" film had to introduce us to this extremely obscure group of Marvel characters - while the sequel just rode the hype of the first film. " Baahubali 2: The Conclusion ", $3.2 million ($43.9 million international). It helped " Guardians " that nearly all its screens were premium-format theaters that charge audiences extra.
  • Meet Spocko, a 'Vulcan From Queens' in SNL's Lost Star Trek Episode

    Meet Spocko, a 'Vulcan From Queens' in SNL's Lost Star Trek Episode

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    That's why Pine , during his monologue , made a decision to explain exactly who he was. To be fair, the confusion is now even worse because we have all of the Chris actors starring in films like Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. Have a look at the SNL clip to test your knowledge of Hollywood's superheroes named Chris. Watch Pine's hilarious " SNL " monologue above. So, Pine chose to clear up the confusion with a big poster of all of their faces and a song, set to the tune of Billy Joel's ...
  • Will Ryan Seacrest host 'American Idol' reboot?

    Will Ryan Seacrest host 'American Idol' reboot?

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    NBC and Fox were also in the running to bring the show back. Now, according to Deadline , Fox has also thrown its hat in the ring with an offer to the production company. Kelly Clarkson may act as judge in the upcoming " American Idol " reboot on ABC . For eight consecutive seasons, beginning in 2003-04, it was the highest-rated show on television.