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by | May 22, 2018 | 15:28

Last night the trio of finalists put forth their last performances for the American Idol judges and armchair judges at home . Finalist Maddie Poppe teaming up with Kermit the Frog for the "Muppet Movie" anthem "Rainbow Connection".

by | May 22, 2018 | 09:54

Any lingering fears from Warriors fans were dispelled by Curry's performance on Sunday night; he finished the evening with 35 points in the Warriors' 126-85 blowout of Houston. Stephen Curry was on his way to another two days of online debate about what was wrong with his game. The Warriors are a plus-59 with him on the court.

by | May 21, 2018 | 17:16

First, Meghan Markle entered St. George's Chapel on her own, her father being ill and unable to escort her down the aisle. The American actress drew raves for her sleek white silk boat-necked dress by United Kingdom designer Clare Waight Keller of the French fashion house Givenchy.

by | May 18, 2018 | 19:07

Earlier, President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker said that: "At this point, we have to replace the United States, which as an global actor has lost vigor, and because of it, in the long term, influence". President Donald Trump pulled the United States out of the Iran nuclear deal earlier this month and pledged to ramp up pressure on the country.

by | May 18, 2018 | 18:58

Kumaraswamy, a leader of the Janata Dal (Secular) party which came third in the Karnataka state election, said Modi's right-wing Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) had offered $15 million each to as many as 32 lawmakers. It was followed by the Janata Dal (United) at 55 seats. According to sources, a handful of JD (S) MLAs are on the verge of shifting their allegiance to the BJP.

by | May 18, 2018 | 18:38

The Independents also won 3 in 40-member Assembly. BJP leader Shahnawaz Hussain and other party workers celebrate BS Yeddyurappa's oath-taking as Karnataka chief minister at the BJP office in Patna on Thursday. The RJD holds 80 seats in the 243-seat Bihar Assembly, whereas the ruling coalition parties Janata Dal (United) and the BJP hold 70 seats and 53 seats each respectively, totalling up to 123 seats.

by | May 18, 2018 | 18:38

The child and the parents are also believed to be sleeping in their vehicle. Media reports state that Dakota and her parents recently seen at a Le Mars, IA doctor's office , according to the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children.

by | May 18, 2018 | 18:00

Budenholzer met over breakfast with Bucks forwards Giannis Antetokounmpo and Khris Middleton on Wednesday morning before the team extended a formal offer, according to ESPN . The Bucks beat the Raptors to the punch on the hiring, as Masai Ujiri's bunch had been interested in Budenholzer as well. In four seasons under Van Gundy, Detroit missed the playoffs three times, including this season when it finished 39-43.

by | May 18, 2018 | 17:56

The state capitals and Union territories are participants in this category, which does not include city municipalities which are not state capitals like Greater Warangal Municipal Corporation ( GWMC ). It is the top 3 cities that matter the most in every year's Swachh Survekshan survey. The names of the worst performing cities would be announced on the day the awards would be presented, Puri said.

by | May 18, 2018 | 17:30

Phil Murphy said. Rescue workers can be seen administering aid to dozens of children injured in a horrific school bus crash on Route 80. Did the driver miss the exit that the two other buses seem likely to have taken, given the fact that they reached Waterloo Village? He told reporters he escaped through an emergency door on the bus.

by | May 18, 2018 | 17:11

Eastern time and Doral Police Department officers responded with assistance from the Miami-Dade Police department. CBS News correspondent Manuel Bojorquez reports that police believe the suspect tried to lure law enforcement officers to the scene, and a fire alarm was set off prior to their arrival.

by | May 18, 2018 | 16:17

Even as State BJP Chief Yeddurappa was being sworn-in as Chief Minister at the Raj Bhavan here, the Congress and JD (S ) MLAs staged a protest in front of Mahatma Gandhi Statue near Vidhana Soudha. There was no pre-poll alliance. The bench had adjourned the matter asking the BJP counsel to produce the two letters written by Yeddyurappa to the governor.

by | May 18, 2018 | 16:15

Facebook users. Cambridge Analytica LLC listed assets in the range of $100,001 to $500,000 and liabilities in the range of $1 million to $10 million. "Wylie told the panel that Russian-American researcher Aleksandr Kogan, who created an application to harvest Facebook user profile data, was working at the same time on Russian-funded projects, including "behavioral research".

by | May 18, 2018 | 16:01

The U.S. Air Force apologized Thursday for a tweet that tried to capitalize off the viral "Yanny" or "Laurel" online debate while simultaneously owning the Taliban . "As Secretary Mattis has said, we stand by the Afghan people, we stand by the Afghan government and the - and the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation mission in Afghanistan will continue as we drive the Taliban to a political settlement".

by | May 18, 2018 | 15:54

McCarthy said "there is probably no doubt" that there was at least one confidential informant in the Trump campaign. In a series of early morning tweets that were riddled with spelling errors, US President Donald Trump [VIDEO ] has once against accuses his predecessor Barack Obama of spying on him, and once again, he has no evidence to back up these claims.

by | May 18, 2018 | 15:51

Last week, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said that the Nord Stream 2 pipeline could be impractical if it threatened to leave Ukraine vulnerable to reduced gas transit revenue. "The new project would permit new technologies to be placed along the pipeline route and that is a threat". In addition to environmental concerns, it claims the project - run by a consortium led by Russian energy firm Gazprom - "threatens the European Union's energy security , making the EU more dependent on ...

by | May 18, 2018 | 15:45

New York City has been united in its condemnation of Schlossberg . In other words, a mariachi band will be performing " La Cucaracha " at his workplace sometime soon (the exact date hasn't been released for fear of attracting counter protests).

by | May 18, 2018 | 15:35

Senior lawmakers have "agreed that Mark Zuckerberg should come to clarify issues related to the use of personal data in a meeting with representatives of the European Parliament", the Parliament's leader Antonio Tajani said in a statement .

by | May 18, 2018 | 15:19

While Fognini drop-kicked his racket onto the court after a miss early in the third set, it was Thiem who ultimately lost his cool. The four-time Rome champion is making his way back this year after a six-month injury absence before the Australian Open, which was followed by elbow surgery.

by | May 18, 2018 | 15:02

In the Hawaii Volcano Observatory, a webcam caught the consequences of the short-lived eruption: an onslaught of wet, dusty ash raining on a darkened landscape. Since the latest eruption started on the big island, on May 3, the United States Geological Survey has been monitoring the danger and updating us with some devastating imagery on social media.

by | May 18, 2018 | 15:02

Countries having financial dealings with Iran are expected to be hit by the comprehensive sanctions regime announced by the Trump administration after withdrawal from the nuclear deal. Sources said there was no agreed agenda between the two sides for the summit and there would be no joint statement. Both leaders to also exchange views on their domestic priorities like the developmental works being carried out in Russian Federation by President Putin while India can raise Prime Minister's ...

by | May 18, 2018 | 14:59

The two anti-system parties have completed the joint policy programme for a coalition government and have passed the document to leaders for their approval. The 39-page draft, obtained by Huffington Post Italia, reflected the difficulties the two pre-election rivals face in finding the resources needed to pay for promises they made to their voters during the campaign.

by | May 18, 2018 | 14:57

Regarding the "Yanny" vs. "Laurel" debate, CBS News reported Twitter data shows 47 percent of people hear "Yanny", and 53 percent hear "Laurel". Vice-President Mike Pence too weighs in on the heated Internet debate. Personally, we can hear nothing but " green needle ", but do let us know whether you're Team Brain or Teem Needle. "The brainstorm/green needle thing is even weirder though because it turns two syllables into three, and the words have completely different inflections too ...

by | May 18, 2018 | 14:31

The summit will discuss the latest serious developments in Palestine, notably the transfer of the U.S. embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem and the Israeli massacre of unarmed civilians in Gaza Strip, QNA reported. The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) will hold an extraordinary summit in Istanbul on Friday to discuss "the latest serious developments in the State of Palestine".

by | May 18, 2018 | 14:27

It was unclear if the protesters he was referring to were militants or civilian supporters of the Islamic group, which rules Gaza and opposes Israel's existence. It also said its forces had killed a squad of Hamas gunmen who opened fire at troops. Weeks of protests and clashes along the border may be reaching an end as Ramadan begins, but the death toll has led to global condemnations of Israel and calls for an independent investigation.

by | May 18, 2018 | 14:24

That was the situation after the Mumbai Indians-Kings XI Punjab match at the Wankhede Stadium here on Wednesday. Lokesh Rahul had played a masterful innings of 94 to get the visitors close to hauling in the Indians effort of 186 for 5.

by | May 18, 2018 | 14:13

The North has argued that it needs its nuclear weapons to preserve its security, and expressed concerns about giving up its nuclear program. He told "Fox News Sunday" over the weekend, "We will have to provide security assurances, to be sure".

by | May 18, 2018 | 13:55

Senator Dianne Feinstein, a top Democrat on the Senate intelligence committee, echoed the sentiment of Haspel's opponents in the Senate. The 61-year-old Haspel, a Russian Federation specialist who spent her career in the clandestine service, takes over from Mike Pompeo , whom Trump recently made his secretary of state .

by | May 17, 2018 | 17:27

I am a political prisoner and they won't let me free. Utah Rep. Mia Love later posted a statement saying the Holt was confirmed safe for the time being. Holt, 26, has been locked in the prison since June 2016, when he and his wife, Thamara "Thamy" Caleno, were arrested on suspicion of illegally possessing weapons.

by | May 17, 2018 | 17:25

Residents to be consulted over decisions affecting the safety of their home. Hackitt highlighted a number of key issues that had been identified as underpinning the system failure, including ignorance, with those who need to read regulations and guidance not always doing so, or misunderstanding it when they do.

by | May 17, 2018 | 16:50

But in parts of Brooklyn, residents emerged from the storm to find their cars destroyed by fallen trees. The thunderstorms brought dangerously high winds, hail, lightning and flash flooding to parts of the northeast region early yesterday evening, downing trees and knocking out power-an estimated 100,000 CT residents lost power due to the storm .

by | May 17, 2018 | 16:40

TFTC member states introduced sanctions on the named individuals and companies, according to a U.S. Treasury statement . The joint action came in partnership between the U.S. Hezbollah was formed following the Israeli regime's invasion of Lebanon and the ensuing occupation of its southern parts in 1980s, and now constitutes Lebanon's de facto military power.

by | May 17, 2018 | 14:26

A bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices A.M. Khanwilkar and D.Y. Chandrachud adjourned the matter till Thursday for further hearing on the Centre's scheme for implementation of the February 16 judgment of the apex court on the allocation of water.

by | May 17, 2018 | 14:26

The 48-year-old Sherpa guide from Nepal has climbed the 29,035-foot peak almost every year since starting at 24 years old. She broke her own record of the most summits by a woman. Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu on Wednesday flagged off an expedition to Mount Everest at the National Institute of Mountaineering and Allied Sports (NIMAS) campus at Dirang in West kameng district of the State.

by | May 17, 2018 | 14:22

The West Bengal State Election Commission (SEC) on Tuesday ordered repolling in 568 booths tomorrow following complaints of violence during the pancahayat polls held yesterday. In Howrah district, TMC is leading in 281 gram panchayat seats, while BJP is in second position with 4 seats; in East Midnapore district, TMC is leading in 390 seats and BJP in 14.