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And she said no. It could potentially unlock military dollars for building the wall but would require the administration to make the case that the border situation was indeed a national crisis . But a growing number of Republicans are uncomfortable with the toll the partial shutdown is taking, and Trump's response to it. Trump did not mention that idea Tuesday night.
  • 'Stranger Things' creators release new teaser, announce premiere date

    'Stranger Things' creators release new teaser, announce premiere date

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    That's because Netflix has announced that's the day it will release the eagerly awaited new season of its hit, " Stranger Things ". The streamer rolled out a special New Years' Eve-themed announcement video detailing that the long-awaited third season of the sci-fi series will be available to stream on July 4.
  • ‘Bird Box’ Spoiler Review: The Highs and Lows of Netflix’s Twisty Thriller

    ‘Bird Box’ Spoiler Review: The Highs and Lows of Netflix’s Twisty Thriller

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    Shares of Netflix are up 33% YTD. According to the streaming giant, the film has already been viewed by more than 45-million accounts, setting a new mark for strongest opening week by a Netflix original. This weekend brought news that Bird Box now holds the record for the most watches in a single week for a Netflix movie. The task requires participants to attempt to do things blindfolded like Bullock's character in the film.
  • Floyd Mayweather leaves Japanese kickboxer in tears in fight farce

    Floyd Mayweather leaves Japanese kickboxer in tears in fight farce

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    Floyd Mayweather beat Japanese kickboxing phenomenon Tenshin Nasukawa by a technical knock-out in the first round of a New Year's Eve "exhibition" bout that brought the U.S. "They wanted this to happen in Japan , so I said 'why not?'" Now, Mayweather will most likely resume flaunting his possible match-up with UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov.
  • Aaron Rodgers Injury: Packers QB Sustains Concussion In Season Finale

    Aaron Rodgers Injury: Packers QB Sustains Concussion In Season Finale

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    Earlier this season, the Green Bay Packers made a decision to move on from former head coach Mike McCarthy after 13 seasons with the team. He took a huge hit on Green Bay's first drive and limped off the field at the end of the drive. Detroit scored again as time wound down until intermission on a 13-yard gallop by Zach Zenner with 1:06 showing on the clock. Pagano replaced Caldwell in Indianapolis in 2012, and took the team to the playoffs three straight years from 2012-14.
  • The Accidental Prime Minister trailer: Anupam Kher as Manmohan Singh impresses viewers

    The Accidental Prime Minister trailer: Anupam Kher as Manmohan Singh impresses viewers

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    The film stars Anupam Kher as Manmohan Singh, the economist and politician who served as the Prime Minister of India from 2004 to 2014 under the United Progressive Alliance. The book has been out since 2014, no protests were held since then, so the film is based on that", Kher told news agency ANI. Akshay Khanna is playing Sanjaya Baru, who was the media adviser of Manmohan Singh, in the film, which is scheduled to hit the theaters on 11th January 2019.
  • Iraqi lawmakers demand United States withdraw troops after surprise Trump visit

    Iraqi lawmakers demand United States withdraw troops after surprise Trump visit

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    By speaking at Al-Asad in western Iraq he sought to reach out directly to the American military. Especially in Kabul, which depends on U.S. security presence to ward off the Taliban, who control nearly half the country now. The 2,000 United States troops in Syria could return home because of military gains against ISIS, he said . Abdul-Mahdi's office said in a statement after Trump's visit that "differences in points of view" over arrangements led to a face-to-face meeting between the two ...
  • Shocking details about Kevin Spacey's sexual assault case revealed

    Shocking details about Kevin Spacey's sexual assault case revealed

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    She claimed: "My son was a starstruck, straight, 18-yearold young man who had no idea that the famous actor was an alleged sexual predator or that he was about to become his next victim". The video has racked up 5.1 million views since it was uploaded on Monday. "They're just dying to have me declare everything said is true and I got what I deserved".
  • Inside Katrina Kaif's Christmas Bash With Salman Khan And Shah Rukh Khan

    Inside Katrina Kaif's Christmas Bash With Salman Khan And Shah Rukh Khan

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    The expectation of the audience for a Shah Rukh Khan movie is quite high, as over the years, he has created an aura around himself with his acting prowess. "Watch the film completely and do what you want", said Khan, aware on how a few tweets during the show of his last release Jab Harry Met Sejal sabotaged his release.
  • More stunning photos from Priyanka Chopra's wedding reception have been released

    More stunning photos from Priyanka Chopra's wedding reception have been released

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    The handsome wedding ceremonies took place at Umaid Bhavan Palace in Jodhpur in presence of both of their families. The lavish bash for Chopra's Bollywood colleagues took place at Taj Land's End in Mumbai . Nick Jonas , who was in the U.S. after their short vacation in Oman, flew in for the Mumbai reception. Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas dancing at their reception.
  • Nick Jonas and Priyanka Chopra wish Kevin Jonas a happy wedding anniversary

    Nick Jonas and Priyanka Chopra wish Kevin Jonas a happy wedding anniversary

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    On December 4, the couple hosted a reception in the national capital, which was also attended by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The newlyweds looked like a match made in heaven as they posed, hand-in-hand, for the shutterbugs. Priyanka Chopra looked ethereal in a silver blush beaded lehenga by designer Falguni Shane Peacock and custom jewellery by Delhi-based Khanna Jewellers.
  • Miss Universe 2018 Catriona Gray designed her ‘patriotic’ ear cuff

    Miss Universe 2018 Catriona Gray designed her ‘patriotic’ ear cuff

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    The 66-year ban on transgender Miss Universe contestants officially ended in 2012, but no one ever made it through to the final competition until Ponce. The signature earring was made "of gold, studded with diamonds and rubies with golden south sea pearls", said the brand in an Instagram post on Tuesday.
  • Surprise, surprise! Meghan Markle was the most Googled person in 2018

    Surprise, surprise! Meghan Markle was the most Googled person in 2018

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    In the United Kingdom, the most popular overall search was, perhaps quite unsurprisingly, the World Cup , the 21st round of which took place this summer. The other names on the list are Mac Miller, Kate Spade, Anthony Bourdain and Stan Lee - all stars who passed away this year. And Google just gave us a touching recap.
  • Thomas Markle lashes out at Prince Harry

    Thomas Markle lashes out at Prince Harry

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    Thomas Markle just wants "to get the truth out there". She said Meghan would probably continue building her personal brand by charming the public and stepping up her charitable work - tactics which would likely see this crisis averted.
  • Liverpool's Mo Salah silences critics as hat trick beats Bournemouth

    Liverpool's Mo Salah silences critics as hat trick beats Bournemouth

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    Thirty-two-year-old Milner , meanwhile, celebrated his milestone 500th game in the Premier League against Bournemouth . Only one player in Europe has more league strikes since the start of last season: Lionel Messi. The first goal had a touch of fortune about it as Salah followed up Roberto Firmino's dipping shot to fire in the rebound, though TV replays suggested the Egyptian was marginally offside.
  • Keep your game close - New Fortnite Announcement Incoming at The Game Awards

    Keep your game close - New Fortnite Announcement Incoming at The Game Awards

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    Tonight, The Game Awards celebrated the best that video games had to offer this past year. Here are all of the awards that League or professionals in its scene earned or were nominated for. The games poised for the most awards include Red Dead Redemption 2 , God of War and Marvel's Spider-Man. We can also expect to see announcements for rumored games like Borderlands 3 , Dragon Age 4 , and even a new Alien video game named Alien: Blackout .
  • Drake, Cardi B, Childish Gambino rule 2019 Grammy nominations

    Drake, Cardi B, Childish Gambino rule 2019 Grammy nominations

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    It's doubtful that Cardi B is complaining, though, considering she is nominated for five awards, including record of the year and album of the year . and Carlile. West, who has never won a Grammy in a major category , was also nominated for just one Grammy , for best non-classical producer. As well, Drake collaborators Boi-1da and Noah Shebib were nominated for their production work.