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United Nations rejects Russian call to condemn Syria strikes

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Defense Secretary Jim Mattis arrived at the White House hours after a Russian official said USA missiles headed toward Syria would be shot down and Trump responded with a tweeted taunt. Their reach was demonstrated in February when an Israeli F-16 fighter jet crashed amid Syrian antiaircraft fire. However, the assumption that the Cook would strike Syria rather than a U.S. Read More »

Syria strikes punitive but not game-changing

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It was "a little more than the symbolic strike from past year but steering clear of any major operation". Here are a few key distinctions. Despite severely damaging the infrastructure with the strikes, McKenzie said the Pentagon would not rule out that the Assad government still had capability to use such weapons again. Read More »

US Strikes Syria In Response To Suspect Chemical Attack

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Criticizing the United States and its allies for launching the missile strikes despite absence of any proven evidence regarding the use of chemical weapons by Syrian government, Iran's Foreign Ministry said America and its allies will assume responsibility for the regional and trans-regional consequences of this adventurism. Read More »

La lyonnaise Flore Maquin signe l'affiche de Cannes 2018

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Globalement, l'Amérique latine est la grande absente de la compétition, qui manque aussi pas mal de films nord-américains. Dans un entretien au magazine spécialisé dans l'industrie audiovisuelle Variety , publié mercredi, il a expliqué que le festival avait mis en place une nouvelle règle interdisant à tout film sans distribution en salles en France d'être en compétition . Read More »

Sunrisers beat Mumbai in a nail biting finish

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Mumbai were at 166/4 after 16 overs and before Christian's over, things were looking pretty good for the home team. Requiring 11 to win off the last over with just one wicket in hand, Deepak Hooda who was a spectator amidst all the carnage at the other end, kept his cool. Read More »

'Consequences' for Syria strike: Russian Federation

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A little after 9pm in Washington , there were reports of strikes on Damascus. "The worst apprehensions have true", ambassador Anatoly Antonov said in a statement . British Prime Minister Theresa May said in London that the West had tried "every possible" diplomatic means to stop Assad from using chemical weapons. Read More »

UN envoy says no decision yet on Syria

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But other advisers wanted to use the opportunity to convince Trump, who wants to pull U.S. forces out of Syria once the Islamic State group is defeated, to take a tough stance. Overnight, US, British and French forces launched more than 100 missiles from ships and manned aircraft, targeting three of Syria's main chemical weapons facilities. Read More »

Trump 'Unhappy' With Syria Retaliation Options Presented to Him, 'Seeks Large Strike'

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Syrian state TV said the army's air defences shot down 13 missiles. A USA -led coalition has been conducting airstrikes in Syria since September 2014 as part of a largely successful effort to break the IS grip on both Syria and Iraq . "The evil and the despicable attack left mothers and fathers, infants and children, thrashing in pain and gasping for air", Trump said of the recent chemical attack . Read More »

Bill Cosby defense presses witness who claims he raped her in 1982

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Cosby spokesperson Andrew Wyatt on Thursday derided the five additional accusers who testified as "distractors" and "advocates for the prosecution and Andrea Constand ". Steele told the jury Cosby built up trust with Constand over time , but in 2004, that trust was betrayed. She said she lost consciousness and doesn't remember anything else about that night in 1989 until she woke up two days later. Read More »

Thursday evening Local Alert Weather Forecast

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While some weird "appetizer" VERY fast moving showers are possible ...the "main event" will be after 4PM I think. However, Ashtabula and Sandusky may get capped in the 60s. Highs aren't expected to break out of the 40s for both Saturday and Sunday . Sadly, that is the end of this fine run of spring days, at least for a while. Read More »

Facebook CEO: Europe's GDPR standards to be implemented worldwide

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The data was improperly shared with Cambridge Analytica by an academic who gathered data on users and their friends through a questionnaire app on Facebook . And that goes for fake news, for foreign interference in elections, and hate speech , as well as developers and data privacy. Republicans repeatedly raised their suspicions that the social network is biased against conservative views. Read More »

Khloe Kardashian Welcomes Baby Girl

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She delivered the girl around 4 a.m at hospital in the Cleveland area, according to TMZ . "Khloe had her baby". Before the whole cheating scandal threw Khloe Kardashian into a tailspin, she was posting about her pregnancy pretty regularly. Read More »

Dwayne Johnson Says 2019 Could (FINALLY!) Be The Year of BLACK ADAM!

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It's undoubtedly the biggest lead role for Harris in terms of the scale of this movie, and she more than matches the huge presence of her co-star. It's dumb beyond belief; even your 12 year-old self would think so. Still, Johnson in a disaster film has a ton of potential. The film is a would be summer blockbuster. But now a Shazam! movie is happening, and people expected him to be the villain there. Read More »

Iniesta rues Barca's Champions League exit

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With a 3-4-1-2 formation, Roma coach, Eusebio Di Francesco, proved a tactical masterstroke as goals by Edin Dzeko, Daniele de Rossi and Kostas Manolas saw off Barcelona . He didn't score in the six quarterfinal games that led to Barcelona's recent eliminations. "The relationship between tourism and sports is very significant and we are very pleased to begin this important collaboration", said Pololikashvili. Read More »

South Africa celebrates Winnie Mandela at memorial service

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She was the best we ever had. May Creator rest her soul in eternal peace. South Africa's Truth and Reconciliation Commission. "So, she would always have a blanket covering her". This impression about her at this first meeting was reinforced at later, more frequent and close meetings. "As a mother I can imagine Winnie Mandela would have made decisions at any time, for what to prioritise; her children, or the children of South Africa". Read More »

Tristan Thompson 'Consistently' Cheats on Khloe Kardashian, Source Alleges

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TMZ also posted footage of him taking another woman to his hotel this past weekend. The woman was then spotted leaving the hotel at 8pm on Sunday wearing the same clothes she had on when she went in. The insider added that Kardashian hasn't spoken to many of her friends since the news broke. I don't think their fans will like what they see'. Read More »

Salman Khan released on bail

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According to DNA, Salman gave his autograph to the kid and wrote, "Love, Salman Khan ". Carrying big garlanded posters of Khan, the fans set off firecrackers and sang songs from his Bollywood movies as some of them chased his vehicle heading to the airport. Read More »

Ronda Rousey linked with EPIC WrestleMania 35 main event match

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The match finally became a thrilling contest when Ronda made a decision to play the game as she landed a series of rights and lefts to the WWE Chief Operating Officer (COO). It was so exciting to host WWE fans from around the world who traveled to experience the grandeur of WrestleMania , and all that our handsome city has to offer. Read More »

'A Quiet Place' Weekend Box Office Surprise Makes Some Noise

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Occasionally, its set-pieces feel contrived or unnecessary, and occasionally it strays too far into B-movie kitschiness. Krasinski told Vulture, "I can't tell you how many times my agent has called me and said, 'So Ryan Gosling got the part.' " He added, "That's how it should go, by the way - he's Ryan Gosling!" Each member of the Abbott family is wrestling with their own physical, emotional or psychological demons, whether it's Lee's inability to connect with his kids or daughter Regan's ... Read More »

Tristan Thompson's ex responds to allegations he cheated on Khloé Kardashian

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Another chipped in, " Tristan Thompson isn't good enough at basketball to be having these kinda scandals". Dail Mail obtained the footage and it's pretty damning . Soon after, " The Shade Room " posted a separate video that shows them both entering his hotel in NY and leaving together soon after. According to TMZ the reality star is due to give birth to her baby girl today. Read More »

Ronda Rousey's Wrestlemania Debut Was Surprisingly Great

WrestleMania 34 is here and it is full of big matches and memorable moments. Nakamura embraced Styles and kneeled to present the WWE Championship to him, only to hit Styles with a low blow and attack him. She first appeared in the WWE ring at the end of January at Royal Rumble, teasing her Wrestlemania 34 debut. The essence of this match was simple - Charlotte Flair is perhaps the most dominant Women's Champion in WWE history. Read More »

Darcy Juday: 'Celebrate' Equal Pay Day

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Women are five times more likely than men to take a break from work to raise kids, and employees who leave the workforce for a year or more find that their pay upon returning is 7 percent less than a now employed person seeking the same job, according to PayScale's report . Read More »

WWE Wrestlemania 34 Aftermath & Rumors Ahead Of Monday Night Raw

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At the event, Deville competed in the first-ever WrestleMania women's battle royal, wearing a bright rainbow coloured top and shorts to wrestle in. The California native jumped into the ring after legend Kurt Angle tapped her in. Rousey had more fire and more intensity than fans believed possible. Not only is there the Lesnar drama to sort through, but there is Ronda Rousey and Kurt Angle after they toppled Triple H and Stephanie McMahon . Read More »

Former 'Cosby Show' actor charges at star ahead of retrial

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The comedian arrived at the courthouse Tuesday amid heightened security after a topless protester who appeared on several episodes of " The Cosby Show " as a child jumped a barricade on Monday and got within a few feet of Cosby as he entered the courthouse. Read More »

Cardi B Responds To Online Trolls Who Slammed Her For Getting Pregnant

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She admitted that she didn't want to fall for anyone like that but seems Offset hit the spot and she just couldn't resist. "When I was 21, I did not have enough meat on my body-if I was to get lipo, I wouldn't have fat for my ass ", she said, talking about how she transformed her shape roughly four years ago when she worked as a stripper. Read More »

Brock Lesnar Re-Signs- Will Face Reigns At Greatest Royal Rumble Event

A fourth F5 through the table was relatively impressive, but the drama of the match was beginning to look more like a comedy. In the scripted world of the WWE , most had expected Lesnar to lose the belt. There, he'll face familiar foe Reigns in a steel cage match in what promises to be, at least logistically, one of the biggest events in the promotion's long history . Read More »

Check Out The New SOLO: A STAR WARS STORY Trailer

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What we do get from the trailer is that at that moment in time it's Lando who's considered the best Smuggler in the galaxy. What exactly is Han Solo after in this film? Also starring Game of Thrones alumnus Emilia Clarke and Woody Harrelson , Solo: A Star Wars Story is the second standalone film set in that far away galaxy made since Disney acquired the rights to Lucasfilm in 2012. Read More »

Flix Fix: Dustin Chase reviews A Quiet Place, Blockers, The Miracle Season

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According to Forbes , the opening for A Quiet Place has been bigger than the opening days for The Purge , Split and Get Out . The characters, including the two children - one boy who shows up fear with distinction and the girl who is deaf, feels betrayed by her father and extremely headstrong - add to anxiety levels that the film hypes up constantly and beautifully. Read More »

Conor McGregor posts $50000 bail, released after arraignment

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The dolly struck one of the fighters and also shattered a window, spraying others with glass. Several had to be treated for cuts. Michael Chiesa , who received "several facial cuts", tweeted to say the New York State Athletic Commission had made a decision to pull him from his bout against Anthony Pettis . Read More »

Mourinho congratulates City despite spoiling their party

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He stepped up after half-time, though, breaking into City's area to score in the 53rd and 55th minutes and being a central part of a much-improved United performance. The game should also end all debate about the best goalkeeper in England. Those two teams barely had a weakness between them. McClaren believes Pogba is no better now than when he departed and would have been better advised to spend more time working under Sir Alex Ferguson. Read More »