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Born Jahseh Onfroy, XXXTentacion was both one of the most popular new rappers to emerge in years, and also a source of consistent controversy over credible claims from an ex-girlfriend that he repeatedly physically abused her while the two were dating.
  • Neymar makes spectacular return as Brazil beats Croatia

    Neymar makes spectacular return as Brazil beats Croatia

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    While many expect Brazil to be one of the favourites for the forthcoming World Cup, Croatia may have announced themselves as a dark horse - despite ultimately losing the match. Tite said Neymar must be "a protagonist" for his country but added that the others players must also step up. The Selecao struggled for momentum in the opening 45 minutes, but that all changed when the Paris Saint-Germain forward came off the bench at half time to make his first appearance in three months.
  • Roseanne Barr 'begged' ABC not to cancel her show

    Roseanne Barr 'begged' ABC not to cancel her show

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    You and ABC have offended millions of people, and they demand a response. Trump specifically complained about an erroneous report past year by an ABC investigative reporter Brian Ross, saying: "He tanked the market with an ABC lie, yet no apology".
  • ‘Roseanne’ Cancellation: What Does This Mean for Its Emmys Chances?

    ‘Roseanne’ Cancellation: What Does This Mean for Its Emmys Chances?

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    It's a lesson I will take with me moving forward - and one I'll no doubt have to draw on frequently over the coming years, as more and more of the people behind the entertainment we consume are revealed to be deeply flawed, or worse. "He said he had zero tolerance for that sort of racist, bigoted comment and he wanted me to know before he made it public that he was canceling [Barr's] show and so I appreciate that they did that so swiftly", Jarrett said.
  • Facts about Kremlin critics murdered in Ukraine

    Facts about Kremlin critics murdered in Ukraine

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    Babchenko had been reportedly shot in the back in his apartment in Kyiv on Tuesday, dying in an ambulance on the way to the hospital. Many politicians and observers including Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin suggested Russia wanted to sow chaos in the country - already wracked by a four-year conflict with pro-Russian rebels in the east - ahead of presidential and parliamentary elections next year.
  • Donald Trump Responds to Roseanne Cancellation

    Donald Trump Responds to Roseanne Cancellation

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    Barr has since stated that she would be addressing the entire controversy on Joe Rogan's podcast, "The Joe Rogan Experience", this upcoming Friday . How can you share your words of support for a network - who is, after all, a corporation with a goal to make money - who just put decency ahead of dollars? "While all pharmaceutical treatments have side effects, racism is not a known side effect of any Sanofi medication".
  • Russia offers Ukraine help in probing journalist's murder

    Russia offers Ukraine help in probing journalist's murder

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    Babchenko, a prominent war correspondent, was extremely critical of Russia's annexation of Crimea , and was forced to flee Russian Federation in February 2017 because of threats to him and his family. The incident killed all 92 passengers on board, including the members of a renowned Russian military choir and several staffers for state news agencies.
  • Nick Jonas and Priyanka Chopra Are Dating

    Nick Jonas and Priyanka Chopra Are Dating

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    Her successful American TV show, Quantico , has earned a lot of name and fame for her. The diva is also known to enjoy close bonds with worldwide celebrities. However, little did we know, this isn't the first time the alleged couple has hung out together. Later they said it was just that they were both wearing Ralph Lauren and were being seated at the same table.
  • Roseanne Barr's TV show cancelled after Twitter race row

    Roseanne Barr's TV show cancelled after Twitter race row

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    On Tuesday night, she tweeted again, apologizing for the "hundreds of people. who lost their jobs on my show due to my stupid tweet". Barr also apologized to Jarrett in a later tweet, with the actress "very sorry" about the hurt caused. "I am sure they are going to lose some revenue potential from next season, but the fallout from the comment made this an easy decision, especially when you consider the Disney brand".
  • Andrew Lincoln reportedly leaving AMC's The Walking Dead in season 9

    Andrew Lincoln reportedly leaving AMC's The Walking Dead in season 9

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    Prepare for The Walking Dead's biggest loss yet. Additionally, Lincoln's on-screen son, Chandler Rigg's Carl, was killed off the show late previous year. In a show like The Walking Dead , as the title suggests, death lurks around every corner - literally. In the Season 8 finale, her character was in a position of power that ironically mirrored Cohan's own bargaining position at the negotiating table.
  • How The Warriors Unleashed Klay Thompson

    How The Warriors Unleashed Klay Thompson

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    Yet another third-quarter blitz saved the Warriors' season on Monday night, when Golden State won the West and eliminated the Houston Rockets . With Paul out because of a hamstring injury , the Warriors blew the doors off Houston in the second half of Game 6 on Saturday.
  • Nicki Minaj is claiming she’s engaged to Eminem

    Nicki Minaj is claiming she’s engaged to Eminem

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    Everyone has now picked apart her lyrics to find references to Eminem in them. Nicki Minaj has ignited dating rumours after appearing to "confirm" her relationship with Eminem . "Yikes, I'll talk to you when I get home". So far, neither Nicki or Eminem have said anything else. Last May, Minaj told Ellen DeGeneres that she was done with dating men for awhile.
  • Pompeo says US-North Korea summit 'up to Kim'

    Pompeo says US-North Korea summit 'up to Kim'

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    Trump has expressed suspicion that the North's recent barbs against the US were influenced by Kim's unannounced trip to China two weeks ago - his second in as many months. On Wednesday it was escorting a group of global reporters, including an Associated Press Television crew, to witness the closure of its atomic test site.
  • Thandie Newton honors Black Star Wars characters with 'Solo' premiere dress

    Thandie Newton honors Black Star Wars characters with 'Solo' premiere dress

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    Played by Donald Glover , the character brings the right amount of swagger and charm to Han Solo's origin story, and it sounds like that might be enough for him to get a Star Wars Story of his own. A brief shutdown of the film later, and Ron Howard was hired to retool the movie and complete it. "So, there were a number of scenes where I was like, 'Yes, thank goodness".
  • Rapper TI has been arrested outside of Atlanta

    Rapper TI has been arrested outside of Atlanta

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    With the Police in attendance, T.I. reportedly asked the guard once again: "Don't you know who I am?" Ireland said T.I. and a friend were arrested. Since his release, T.I. Unfortunately, the Trap Muzik rapper is no stranger to arrests. According to The Blast , T.I. says the incident started because the security guard of his gated area fell asleep in the guard shack.
  • Brooklyn Nine-Nine: Season Six; FOX & NBC Talk Cancellation & Revival

    Brooklyn Nine-Nine: Season Six; FOX & NBC Talk Cancellation & Revival

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    Fox announced that it had canceled " Brooklyn Nine-Nine" last week and its fans quickly voiced their disapproval . Robert Greenblatt , chairman of NBC Entertainment, said in a statement: "Ever since we sold this show to Fox I've regretted letting it get away, and it's high time it came back to its rightful home".
  • Mohammad Amir Takes 100th Test Wicket in Ireland

    Mohammad Amir Takes 100th Test Wicket in Ireland

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    The beaten Ireland captain William Porterfield is remaining positive: "It would have made for a very interesting game had lead got close to 200 runs and had we been able to break that partnership [between Imam-ul-Haq and Babar Azam] it could be a very interesting finish".
  • Disney: 'Infinity War' Draws $200M in China Debut

    Disney: 'Infinity War' Draws $200M in China Debut

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    Infinity War's $257 million (Rs 1700 crore) tally broke Star Wars: The Force Awakens' $248 million opening weekend record in the USA, and The Fate of the Furious' $540 million worldwide opening record with a huge $641 million (Rs 4300 crore) haul.
  • 13000 jobs being cut down by BT for restructuring purposes

    13000 jobs being cut down by BT for restructuring purposes

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    Britain's biggest telecoms operator, which announced 4,000 job cuts a year ago, said middle management and back office roles would face the brunt of the cull. "If we are compared with our peers we are frankly too complex and overweight", Patterson said. However, it also announced that 6,500 people would be recruited into engineering and customer service roles as part of a plan to accelerate the roll-out of fibre broadband and eliminate so-called "not-spots" in urban areas.
  • Khloe Kardashian is giving Tristan Thompson another chance

    Khloe Kardashian is giving Tristan Thompson another chance

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    Kardashian didn't appear to be in the best mood but that could have been because she was nervous about being out in public after Tristan's enormous sex scandal. With the cracks in their relationship on full display for the public to consume and judge, it's now being reported that the Kardashians were tired of Tristan Thompson from the start and anxious about his well-documented issues with commitment.
  • Stay cool! This could be the hottest May Day bank holiday ever

    Stay cool! This could be the hottest May Day bank holiday ever

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    Hot toffs let their hair down in celebration during the May bank holiday weekend. The hottest bikini babes strip off as the record breaking May weather continues throughout the bank holiday weekend. Temperatures are expected to cool slightly from Tuesday as the warm jet stream moves diagonally south east across the United Kingdom and is replaced by cooler air.
  • Hello, Childish Gambino Just Dropped The Music Video Of The Year

    Hello, Childish Gambino Just Dropped The Music Video Of The Year

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    Directed by Hiro Murai , the graphic video showed Glover, also known as Childish Gambino , doing some blithesome dancing in one shot, then shooting people in the next. Martin Short's appearance should have been the most memorable moment of the open, but what America will remember was Stormy Daniels making her SNL debut, as Stormy Daniels.