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Kenya Bans Lesbian Love Story 'Rafiki' Ahead Of Cannes Debut

The ban marks the latest move in an ongoing crackdown on LGBT content in Kenya , where homosexuality is illegal. It is worth noting that the film, which was directed by Wanuri, Kahiu, came to light only through the active support coming from the...

James Comey Is 'Embarrassed And Ashamed' Of The Republican Party

President Donald Trump's old campaign pit bull is already reclaiming his role of defending his friend. When Fox News' Bret Baier asked Comey to respond on " Special Report " to Trump's charges, Comey denied leaking classified information a...

Wrap up for April showers of snow as blue skies turn grey

The warning states: "There is a small chance that homes and businesses could be flooded, causing damage to some buildings". The national weather service warned that "spray and flooding could lead to hard driving conditions and some road closures", ...

Grassley-chaired Senate Judiciary Committee approves bill protecting Mueller

Numerous committee's Republicans argued that the legislation would be unconstitutional , claiming that it would infringe on the executive branch's constitutional powers. Lawmakers from both the Republican and Democratic parties have warned Trump tha...

Former Rockets, NFL player taken to ground by police

One of the officers then orders Marrow to "lay down". Marrow said it was only a cellphone. Marrow, a former defensive back who was cut by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers pre-season in 2012, posted the video on Facebook yesterday with a lengthy caption.

Ryan Shazier makes miraculous appearance at NFL Draft following life-altering injury

Edmunds was taken a dozen picks after the Buffalo Bills selected his brother Tremaine with the 16th overall selection. Shortly before the Steelers took Edmunds, they sent mercurial wide receiver Martavis Bryant to the Oakland Raiders in exchang...

Comey, Anderson Cooper clash over whether memo release violated Federal Bureau of Investigation rules

Comey said thanks for the question but declined to elaborate on the subject. He added, "I handled the memos appropriately". Fired FBI director James Comey noted in his January 28, 2017 memo that Trump asked that the FBI investigate the dossie...

Broward Deputies vote 'no confidence' in Sheriff Scott Israel

Jeff Bell , the president of the Broward Sheriff's Office Deputies Association, said the union's "members have displayed great courage to come out and vote under threat of retaliation and reprisal from the sheriff."... And what's changed since then...

Lieu says if Trump keeps Pruitt, it will help Dems

Rep. John Shimkus of IL, chairman of the first panel that questioned Pruitt, said afterward the EPA chief was "a little vague", adding, "It's never a good idea to blame your staff in public". John Sarbanes of Maryland. On the defensive, the EPA chief...

Trump's Plan to Dismantle DACA Just Hit a Major Setback

If the department can't do that, they must start accepting new and renewal DACA applicants. "While a larger solution is still needed to fix our broken immigration system, we urge Congress to first focus on passing H.R. DACA advocates were excited...

Bill Cosby found guilty of drugging, molesting woman in sexula assault case

In the first trial , only two women were allowed to testify , but this time, the judge allowed five women to come forward to share their experiences. "You're going to be saying to yourself, 'What does she want from Bill Cosby?' and you already kn...

Widespread teacher protests in Arizona, Colorado prompt massive school closings

He acknowledged that there was a difference between Colorado teacher salaries being 46th in the country versus 31st, but that there is still work to do. Ducey said these dollars do not have a lot of strings, giving school officials sufficient lat...

Toronto responds to van attack with memorial, victim support

Self-identified incels believe that they are excluded from fulfilling their desire to have sex, date or establish relationships with women, usually because of their physical appearance. After the attack, a tract written by Rodger, "My Twisted World: ...

Surge in knife offences fuels rise in violent crime

According to the ONS a full-time employee in England and Wales would typically expect to spend 9.7 times their earnings to purchase a new-build home; this compares to 7.6 times earnings for an existing property. "One of the main reasons we believe th...

Advantage Atletico as Griezmann punishes wasteful Arsenal

Numerous players have been saying they are determined to send Wenger away with a trophy under his arm while winning the Europa League would also ensure the new manager would have Champions League football to look forward to next year. Wenger anno...

Herdsmen Kill Two Priests, 14 Worshipers in Benue

It stated that Africa will be destabilized should the worldwide community continue with the apathy and lackadaisical attitudes of "we don't care whether Nigeria burns" of watching Nigerians as they are slaughtered in their country sides by armed Fula...

Joy Reid's Anti-Gay Crisis Deepens

Wellllllllll, the Wayback Machine , an internet archive source, disagrees. Think of it as a collection of snapshots of websites, frozen in time. The group announced the move in a statement to Mediaite , the organization which broke the story ...

Republican Debbie Lesko wins Arizona House race

In a vacuum, that result could be dismissed as simply a one-off - a special election with two little-known candidates yadda yadda yadda. Franks resigned on December 8 from the Phoenix district where he has served since 2003 amid allegations tha...

Facebook tops earnings expectations after data breach scandal

The numbers indicate the company does that extremely well: Facebook said it made an average $5.45 in advertising revenue on each user worldwide in the quarter , and an average $23.14 on ad sales for each user in the United States and Canada.

Man wanted in deputy killing arrested last month

Multiple law enforcement agencies were on scene in the Norridgewock and Skowhegan area early Wednesday morning and did not provide further details. During a press conference Tuesday, Sheriff Dale Lancaster called Cole "an outstanding employee".

Trump attorney Cohen plans to plead 5th in Stormy Daniels lawsuit

Cohen said he chose to plead the Fifth based on the Federal Bureau of Investigation raid of his office and hotel room earlier this month and the criminal probe the raid was a part of. Cohen has requested a "special master" review the files to weed ...

Waffle House hero raising thousands for victims' families

Reinking had visited the Dang It Repair store in March, saying he believed his laptop had been hacked and he had messed it up trying to fix it, the store's owner, Robert Hartline, said in an interview on Wednesday. Police records in Salida show that ...

Home Secretary regrets failing to see scope of Windrush scandal sooner

The crisis has focused attention on the role of Prime Minister Theresa May , who as interior minister set out to create a "really hostile environment" for illegal immigrants, imposing tough new requirements in 2012 for people to prove their legal st...

Yeti says it did not drop NRA after claims made Monday

NRA-ILA's 21 April 2018 statement did not actually say YETI had "cut ties" with the organization, but rather that the brand "no longer wished to be an NRA vendor". In fact, YETI should be ashamed", the email said. News4Jax reported that it ...

Liga Skromane: Remains of tourist found in India a month on

In a Facebook post, Ilze shared a childhood picture of her and her sister as she revealed the devastating news. According to an NDTV report, the woman's sister identified the body on Saturday morning. The postmortem examination has confirmed that...

Amit Shah says 'Save the Constitution' is Congress' campaign to save dynasty

Gandhi would also attend a district-level conference of the party with senior leaders on the day, party sources said. In a sharp attack on the ruling party BJP, Rahul Gandhi said that the Narendra Modi-led government was destroying institutions b...

Stun gun used on passenger on flight to Chicago

Police told NBC News that Garcia had touched the female passenger inappropriately. As you can see from the footage recorded by a fellow passenger-confirmed by American Airlines to capture the incident in question-Garcia is staring at the camera...

12-year-old steals mom's credit card for flight to Bali

What Drew lacks in life experience, he makes up for in smarts. " Drew " was ingenious enough that he realized he could fly alone on multiple Australian airlines from Sydney to Denpasar with just a valid passport and student ID, " A Current Affa...

Punjab Class 12th result declared at pseb.ac.in; 65.97% pass

A large number of students will check the HP Board Class 12th Result 2018 simultaneously, therefore, there are chances that the official board website might experience some glitches. Check the result and take a printout of it for further refere...

Facebook Hit With Lawsuit Over Scam Bitcoin Adverts

Some adverts show Mr Lewis's face next to endorsements that he has not made, or link to articles with false information. Several of the advertss are fronts for binary trading firms based outside the European Union. When they are taken down, he said...

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Iran's Khamenei criticizes U.S. over hard-line stance

But European companies say they are anxious about getting caught up in the new USA sanctions, given the extent of Washington's global reach, and some have already started pulli...

Pulitzer prize-winning novelist Philip Roth dies at 85

Roth won the 1998 Pulitzer Prize for fiction for his acclaimed novel American Pastoral . Tributes poured in Wednesday honouring the late U.S. literary giant Philip Roth , who...

Tesla's Musk admits Model 3 braking issue, promises fix

While these conclusions by Consumer Reports sound pretty favorable, the Model 3 still fell short of a Recommended rating for a number of reasons. Toni Sacconaghi, an analyst at...

Brandi Chastain hall of fame plaque barely resembles U.S. soccer star

The plaque looks absolutely nothing like Chastain and is actually unbelivably atrocious. " Brandi Chastain is one of the most lovely athletes I've ever covered", writes Ann Ki...

Unai Emery outlines Arsenal aims in first press conference

Emery moved to Sevilla where he won three consecutive Europa League trophies in 2014, 2015 and 2016. Arsenal , though, are sure they have a "serial victor ". At the age of 48 ...

Amazon's Facial 'Rekognition' Tool Used By Cops Is Cheaper Than Netflix

Emails obtained by the ACLU through freedom of information requests show that the company worked with the city of Orlando, Florida and the Washington County Sheriff's Office in O...

Planned Parenthood Slams White House On Proposed 'Gag Rule'

It is irresponsible that in a state with a maternal mortality rate four times worse than the national average, the government is willing to take away care women desperately need to...

Kane Williamson becomes leading run-scorer in IPL 2018

Chasing 140 for victory, Chennai were in a shambles at 62-6 when Du Plessis stepped up with his 42-ball blitz that made the two-time champions achieve their target with five ball...

Today is the deadline to register to vote in June primary

As the polls close and the results start coming in, you can stay updated on the races that matter to you here at WYMT. Voters can vote only at precinct-specific locations that are ...

Farm Bill Failure and Trade War Create Uncertainty for Farmers

The House had the opportunity to attach strong, conservative amendments to this bill , yet failed to do so, resulting in a tanked farm bill . The House plans seven weeks, and the...

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Syrian army controls capital after ousting Islamic State

Syrian army controls capital after ousting Islamic State

The Iranian-backed militias, including the Lebanese group Hizballah, have been key - along with Russian air power - in aiding Syrian government forces to recapture huge areas aro...

Trump And South Korean President Plot Strategy On North Korean Nukes

Trump And South Korean President Plot Strategy On North Korean Nukes

Trump has and warned that failure to reach a denuclearisation agreement could lead to "decimation" of Kim's rule. President Trump listens to a question during a meeting in the ...

Trump Praises New CIA Director Gina Haspel At Her Swearing

Trump Praises New CIA Director Gina Haspel At Her Swearing

Gina Haspel has been sworn in as the first female director of the Central Intelligence Agency at a ceremony attended by US President Donald Trump , despite controversy surroun...

LeBron James' 44 helps Cleveland Cavaliers even series with Boston Celtics

LeBron James' 44 helps Cleveland Cavaliers even series with Boston Celtics

James was efficient, scoring 27 points on 8-of-12 shooting while adding 12 assists, five rebounds, two blocks, and two steals. "All four teams are really good". When you are not ...

'American Idol' finale: And the victor is …

'American Idol' finale: And the victor is …

Poppe began to cry and she was then met with a hug from host Ryan Seacrest . Below is all the information you need to watch American Idol online and live Monday to catch the...

Bernie Sanders announces he will seek re-election

Bernie Sanders announces he will seek re-election

Sanders says he still has many things to accomplish in the U.S. Senate and his planned announcement on Monday concerning his political future "will not come as a great surprise to ...

Toxic acid cloud over Hawaii after lava hits ocean

Toxic acid cloud over Hawaii after lava hits ocean

A spokesperson from the Hawaii County mayor's said that lava spatter "can weigh as much as a refrigerator and even small pieces of spatter can kill." The agency highlighted a la...

Maximum stakes on fixed-odds gambling machines to be cut to £2

Maximum stakes on fixed-odds gambling machines to be cut to £2

But, Peter Jackson, Chief Executive Officer for Paddy Power Betfair, reportedly welcomed the reduction and explained that the Dublin-headquartered firm has always been anxious ...

Woman Mauled To Death By Pack Of Small Dogs, Police Investigating

Woman Mauled To Death By Pack Of Small Dogs, Police Investigating

The euthanasia expert, Amanda Dinwiddie, confirmed six of the canines were "a mix of dachshund and terrier, while the other was believed to be a border collie mix". "This is a bad ...