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Notes From The Phillies' 7-6 Loss To New York

Notes From The Phillies' 7-6 Loss To New York In his last start, Matz gave up five runs and six hits in 5 1/3 innings against the Los Angeles Dodgers on Sunday. "There's a lot of season left to go and it's moving in the right direction", Pivetta said. He arrived at spring training down 24 pounds from the previous season, when he believes excess weight affected his performance, but 4 ½ months in Las Vegas proved hard for Smith from a dieta... [Full Article...]

BJP urges Oppn not to politicise Chandigarh stalking case

BJP urges Oppn not to politicise Chandigarh stalking case On Thursday, both Vikas and Ashish were sent to two-day police custody for stalking 29-year-old Varnika Kundu last week. The Chandigarh police had submitted an application asking for judicial remand for Barala, the son of Haryana Bharatiya Janata Party President Subhash Barala, and Kumar, for 14 days. [Full Article...]

Salma Hayek wishes luck to Akshay Kumar for 'Toilet: Ek Prem Katha'

Salma Hayek wishes luck to Akshay Kumar for 'Toilet: Ek Prem Katha' Akshay Kumar and Bhumi Pedenakar starrer Toilet: Ek Prem Katha released today on 11th August. Trade analyst Girish Johar says that as per his prediction Toilet: Ek Prem Katha will earn almost Rs 13 to Rs 15 crore on the first day of release i.e on Friday itself. [Full Article...]

China banks appear to get temporary U.S. reprieve after United Nations sanctions deal

China banks appear to get temporary U.S. reprieve after United Nations sanctions deal The Trump administration's attempts to pressure North Korea into abandoning its nuclear and missile ambitions have so far gained little traction, and Pyongyang has only stepped up its tests, launching two ICBM tests last month. The ARF is a key forum for security dialogue in Asia, complementing the various bilateral alliances and dialogues. "Very happy and impressed with 15-0 United Nations vo... [Full Article...]

Trump's actions trigger health premium hikes for 2018

Trump's actions trigger health premium hikes for 2018 The study, from the Kaiser Family Foundation , looked at plans offered in 20 different states and in Washington D.C. The rates the study considers are requests and can be adjusted by regulators, but fewer insurers have even agreed to participate in the Obamacare exchanges in 2018. [Full Article...]

Solar Eclipse: Local Viewing Parties

Solar Eclipse: Local Viewing Parties Leonard Bates, 80, was just nine years old when he saw his first eclipse . The last time a total solar eclipse was visible from the continental US was about 40 years ago, on February 26, 1979. Related: Best places to see the 2017 solar eclipse . Homemade filters or normal sunglasses are not good enough. But people are taking advantage of thirsty sky-gazers by supplying dud glasses. [Full Article...]

CBFC Chairman Pahlaj Nihalani Sacked

CBFC Chairman Pahlaj Nihalani Sacked Reports were doing the rounds for a couple of weeks that the Ministry of information and Broadcasting may replace Nihalani, according to The Times of India . Earlier, In an interview to News X, Nihalani had expressed his resentment. It was they who asked me to take over in January 2015. "With Prasoon Joshi heading it, it was tempting for me to come on board". [Full Article...]

Leaked Email Reveals HBO in Negotiations With Hackers

Leaked Email Reveals HBO in Negotiations With Hackers After having stolen and put online an episode a few days before its official release, hackers have threatened the producers and the managers of the chain by telling them that they had to go much further. Recently, the episode four ( The Spoils of War ) of Game of Thrones was leaked from one of HBO's worldwide network partners , Star India, which received episodes before they are aired on TV... [Full Article...]

Liverpool and FSG release official statement on the future of Philippe Coutinho

Barcelona have had two bids turned down for the 25-year-old, the second in the region of £90 million (€99m) on Wednesday. It has been a dramatic day, with Fenway Sports Group, Liverpool's owners, issuing a statement at 10am to say that they would not consider selling Coutinho at any price and they expect him to be at the club on September 1. [Full Article...]

Kim Kardashian Responds to Mommy Shamers Over Son Saint's Car Seat

Kim Kardashian Responds to Mommy Shamers Over Son Saint's Car Seat After this, they can be rear- or forward-facing using a harness. She began the video by describing the situation for her fans. Kim posted a video explaining, "What people didn't know is that Saint is now the weight and the height requirement to sit forward facing". [Full Article...]

Did Scientists Just Discover the Last Common Ancestor of All Apes?

Did Scientists Just Discover the Last Common Ancestor of All Apes? After more than two years of sophisticated imaging work and additional geological research at the dig site, the discovery was published in the August 10 issue of the journal Nature . Fossil evidence from this part of the primate family tree is scarce, and consists mostly of isolated teeth and broken jaw fragments. 3-D x-ray imaging performed at the European Synchrotron Radiation Facility in Gre... [Full Article...]

Bill Hader, Leslie Jones Stole the Show on SNL's Weekend Update

Bill Hader, Leslie Jones Stole the Show on SNL's Weekend Update Co-hosts Colin Jost and Michael Che caught up on some of the highest profile political stories from the past two-or-so months - namely, "minor staffing changes" at the White House that saw the premature departures of Reince Priebus , Sean Spicer , and Anthony Scaramucci . [Full Article...]

Magnitude 6.2 quake hits Philippine island of Luzon, jolts buildings

Magnitude 6.2 quake hits Philippine island of Luzon, jolts buildings A rescue official at the town closest to the epicentre also reported no damage or casualties. A quake of 6.3 magnitude on the Richter scale shook the Luzon island, north of the Philippines on August 11, reported the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology ( Philvolcs ). [Full Article...]

SNL's 'Weekend Update' Unloads on Trump's Kids and Anthony Scaramucci In Primetime

SNL's 'Weekend Update' Unloads on Trump's Kids and Anthony Scaramucci In Primetime The highlight of the night, and sure to be the water cooler topic of Friday, was Anthony Scaramucci ( Bill Hader ) FaceTiming into the show. "ISIS is on the ropes, the border has never been more secure and the story of summer is.", Donald Jr. [Full Article...]

'GLOW': Netflix Renews Women's Wrestling Comedy For Season 2

'GLOW': Netflix Renews Women's Wrestling Comedy For Season 2 That means more headlocks, dropkicks, and professional tension fueled by the personal drama between its leading stars, Ruth "Zoya the Destroya" Wilder ( Alison Brie ) and Debbie "Liberty Belle" Eagan ( Betty Gilpin ). Although the promotion was a cult hit, it couldn't evolve into a larger franchise, like Vince McMahon's juggernaut WWE. The Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling will be back for another ... [Full Article...]

Chris Pratt And Anna Faris Are Separating

Chris Pratt And Anna Faris Are Separating I don't know what happened there. "Let's pray it turns around", Patti explained. The amusing woman, who is married to her equally hilarious husband, Dax Shepard , believes we should focus on the good times that formed the former couple's eight-year marriage. [Full Article...]

I'm my own man, insists Van Niekerk

I'm my own man, insists Van Niekerk Trinidad and Tobago's Kareem Richards came home with a rush in lane seven to take the bronze medal, but Guliyev pushed past the South African favourite in the final 50m to win in 20.09 seconds. "I knew I came in the first three but wasn't sure where", he said, which was no surprise when two hundredths of a second divided the medalists. "I think it's great for my career", the 400-meter Olympic an... [Full Article...]

Leah Remini Aiming For A Federal Investigation Into Scientology With Second Docuseries

Leah Remini Aiming For A Federal Investigation Into Scientology With Second Docuseries Leah Remini's fight against the Church of Scientology is not yet over. There are no victims in Scientology . 'I spent most of my life being told the world outside Scientology would fail me, that I would fail, and that without it I wasn't worth a whole lot, ' Leah said as she accepted her award. [Full Article...]

Carabao Cup confusion as second-round draw leaves clubs baffled

Carabao Cup confusion as second-round draw leaves clubs baffled Newport were placed in the northern section of the draw to avoid playing West Ham United who were also given permission by the EFL to play their second round tie away from home due to the athletics World Championships taking place at their ground. [Full Article...]

Tillerson's role is diplomatic, not military: Trump aide

Tillerson reinterpreted Trump's obvious threat of attack to mean that "the president just wanted to be clear to the North Korean regime on the USA unquestionable ability to defend itself. Under the ban, U.S. citizens who wish to travel to North Korea will be required to obtain special passport validation from the State Department. Later, in an interview on Fox News Channel, Gorka said he w... [Full Article...]


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