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Riordan died of blunt force trauma, according to the Philadelphia medical examiner. Federal investigators said a blade that broke off in mid-flight was showing signs of metal fatigue which are microscopic cracks that can splinter open under the kind of stress placed on jetliners and their engines.
  • Senate minority leader proposes to decriminalize marijuana

    Senate minority leader proposes to decriminalize marijuana

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    According to a CBS News poll released Friday, six in 10 Americans believe pot should be legal, but most (61 percent) feel that this should happen on the state level. Gene Green, D-Texas. The latest version has 33 cosponsors , including 27 Democrats. Marijuana is also making health care advances this week. Schumer's bill to legalize pot is unlikely to become law anytime soon.
  • Captain America Fights The Black Order In New 'Avengers: Infinity War' Footage

    Captain America Fights The Black Order In New 'Avengers: Infinity War' Footage

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    To be fair to Brolin , who nearly played Batman , he's only previously played Thanos briefly in Guardians of the Galaxy and in the Avengers: Age of Ultron's mid-credits scene. But once he was able to see some footage of himself as Thanos, he was blown away. Directors Joe and Anthony Russo are adamant that fans will at least recognize Dinklage from the moment they see (or hear) him on-screen, with Joe Russo promising, "It may take you a beat or two, but you'll certainly recognize ...
  • Commonwealth leaders agree to make Prince Charles head

    Commonwealth leaders agree to make Prince Charles head

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    The Queen has been head of the Commonwealth since coming to the throne in 1952. Many members of the Royal Family joined the gathering before the arrival of The Queen, Head of the Commonwealth, accompanied by the Prince of Wales. The Commonwealth also makes up 1/4th of the world's territory. In 2017, 44 percent of British exports went to the European Union and just 9 percent to Commonwealth countries.
  • Ovechkin: We're going back to Washington tied

    Ovechkin: We're going back to Washington tied

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    Now we can look to the next one". Game 4 is Wednesday night in Philadelphia. All three games so far have been decided by a goal, L.A. defenseman Drew Doughty was suspended for an illegal check to the head of William Carrier and Kings coach John Stevens is none too happy about a missed call on Vegas forward Erik Haula for hitting Anze Kopitar in the face with the butt end of his stick Sunday night.
  • Evan Rachel Wood Explains Why She Turned Down 'Mean Girls'

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    Westworld Season 2 airs on Sunday, April 22 on HBO. "It's concerning if you'r e becoming paid quite, or the same, or in case you'r e becoming paid less since you'r e a female, that's not as fair", she said . Still, it's good to know that we'll get to have even more time each week watching classic Westworld scenes of exciting cowboy action, followed by the traditional lengthy discussions about the meaning of life told through Chinese fables, followed by several flashbacks that may or ...
  • Actress to get bail hearing in sex slave case

    Actress to get bail hearing in sex slave case

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    Actress Allison Mack was arrested in connection to the alleged cult NXIVM on Friday. Arrested by the Federal Bureau of Investigation in Brooklyn, the 35-year-old actor forced women to have sex with Raniere under threat of having damaging information about them released.
  • PUBG Free Xbox One Weekend Confirmed

    PUBG Free Xbox One Weekend Confirmed

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    In addition, a new DLC pack for PUBG - the "PUBG5 Pack" - will be available from April 19th to May 19th for $6.99USD. Should you decide to buy the game, the Battle Points you earn from your matches will carry over, letting you pick up where you left off.
  • Avengers: Infinity War will see 'major character die in opening scenes'

    Avengers: Infinity War will see 'major character die in opening scenes'

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    Further causing fans to panic about what Infinity War might mean for the future of their faves, Marvel has replaced traditional premieres of the film around the globe with "fan events" in which fans get to catch a glimpse of the stars. Actors Tom Holland , Benedict Cumberbatch , Tom Hiddleston , and Pom Klementieff sat down with MBC's "Section TV" for an interview where they played around with the heaviness of Thor's hammer, answered what powers they personally would choose to have ...
  • Meghan Markle represents Australian fashion at the CHOGM Forum in London

    Meghan Markle represents Australian fashion at the CHOGM Forum in London

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    And she nodded to the military trend with a double-breasted blazer draped over her shoulders, the Dimmer Blazer by Camilla and Marc , £491. Markle and Harry are only a few weeks from the royal wedding, to take place on May 19. Prince Harry wore a grey blazer with a navy tie for the Commonwealth reception. Kensington Palace announced Harry and Meghan would also go to the commemoration service at Westminster Abbey later that day, and Harry would attend the wreath laying and parade ...
  • Netflix Hits 125 Million Subscribers as Q1 Revenue Surges 43% YoY

    Netflix Hits 125 Million Subscribers as Q1 Revenue Surges 43% YoY

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    They now have a $375.00 price target on the Internet television network's stock, up from their previous price target of $350.00. Shares were up 6.4 percent at $327.47 after hours. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is accessible through this hyperlink . The company will keep its budget for own content at Dollars 7.5-8 billion.
  • Prince Harry 'grateful' for Meghan Markle's support

    Prince Harry 'grateful' for Meghan Markle's support

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    In it, he will highlight and support the work and aspirations of young people across the Commonwealth. "We'd just been shopping at the warehouse and came back and the letter was in the post box - I was like "oh no it's from the queen", I was shaken", Mrs Sheppard said.
  • U.S. tells WTO it will consult with China over tariff policies

    U.S. tells WTO it will consult with China over tariff policies

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    In response to market concerns that China could reduce its treasuries holdings as a countermeasure against US tariff actions on Chinese products, Chinese Vice Finance Minister Zhu Guangyao said earlier this month that China is a responsible investor and respects worldwide capital market rules.
  • Kendrick Lamar Wins 2018 Pulitzer Prize in Music

    Kendrick Lamar Wins 2018 Pulitzer Prize in Music

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    This has easily propelled him as one of the leaders in hip-hop, even crossing over to multiple audiences outside of rap as well. "(Kendrick's album is) a virtuosic song collection unified by its vernacular authenticity and rhythmic dynamism that offers affecting vignettes capturing the complexity of modern African-American life", a statement reads.
  • Harley Quinn's Birds Of Prey Spin-Off Movie Just Made History

    Harley Quinn's Birds Of Prey Spin-Off Movie Just Made History

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    Production on the Quinn film may begin by the end of this year, as Robbie has a slew of high-profile projects lined up, including Quentin Tarantino's Charles Manson movie, " Once Upon a Time in Hollywood ". Over the years, Harley Quinn has appeared repeatedly in "Birds of Prey ". The script has already been written, but Christina Hodson , who is also handling the script for the Batgirl movie after Joss Whedon's exit.
  • Joel Embiid 'wants green light to play' for Philadelphia 76ers

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    At the hub of all of that success Ben Simmons , who scored 17 points, had 14 assists and 9 rebounds in the Sixers' first playoff win since May 23, 2012, when they beat the Boston Celtics in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference semifinals. Some are comparing Simmons to Magic Johnson, but we're going to hold off and reserve judgment on that right now, unless Simmons plays center, runs the point, mixes in some outside jumpers and basically beats whoever is front of the Sixers to win an National ...
  • Kovac to succeed Heynckes as Bayern Munich coach

    Kovac to succeed Heynckes as Bayern Munich coach

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    He said : "Our sporting director, Hasan Salihamidzic, has held talks with coaches - that's his job - and among them was Tuchel". Bobic blasted Bayern on Friday for the timing of its announcement that Frankfurt coach Kovac would be switching to Bayern next season, and for not getting in touch beforehand.
  • Kim Kardashian held Khloe's leg as she gave birth

    Kim Kardashian held Khloe's leg as she gave birth

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    Kim wrote in a pst of her website, "I'm seeing online and on news media outlets that I suffered a 'Photoshop fail.'" She continued, "So ridiculous!" The 37-year-old rented a party bus and brought her old school year books along for the ride.
  • Oscar-winning director Milos Forman dead at 86

    Oscar-winning director Milos Forman dead at 86

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    Forman's wife Martina told the Czech news agency CTK that Forman died Friday in CT after a short illness. He passed away quietly, surrounded by his family and his closest people, she said. In 1998 he won the Czech Lion for his contributions to Czech cinema, and was honored with a Humane Letters doctorate from Columbia University in 2015.
  • Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's official wedding photographer revealed

    Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's official wedding photographer revealed

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    Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have chosen fashion and celebrity photographer Alexi Lubomirski to take the photos at their wedding on 19 May. "Having taken Prince Harry and Ms. While the couple is still making the news for a lack of United Kingdom and foreign politicians on the official guest list, including Donald Trump and ex-president, Barack Obama, Prince Harry and Meghan have invited a Nigerian woman among may other "ordinary" members of the public.
  • Will Ferrell injured in crash after leaving San Diego event

    Will Ferrell injured in crash after leaving San Diego event

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    Earlier in the evening, Ferrell had participated in a amusing or Die comedy event in San Diego , where he had appeared as his Anchorman character Ron Burgundy . The driver of the Toyota was unharmed. The actor, who's believed to have been inside the vehicle with three completely different people , sustained minor accidents when a Toyota veered into their lane on Interstate 5 and hit the SUV's rear correct side.