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Author: 0 Investigation: Is Leslie Jones Still Into the Olympics or Nah?

Times . She even got to hang out with fellow celebrity swim fan Matthew McConaughey and do her best "Alright, alright, alright!" For her, it hit like a ton of bricks. "I might have to bring it back", says Shaun. She explains, "It took Leslie Jones to get ( Twitter ) to realise that people are banding together in a violent and risky way".

Author: 0 Leslie Jones arrives in Rio for the 2016 Olympics

And Leslie's minute-by-minute OlympicEven Ryan Seacrest applauds her patriotic reporting! In case you missed it, check out a few of Jones' tweets. "That's what you just got from that?" "I don't see no d-- Zika nowhere", Jones said. " Twitter I understand you got free speech. So awesome", she tweeted.

Culture Congress President Sonia Gandhi falls ill midway through packed Varanasi roadshow
Author: 0 Congress President Sonia Gandhi falls ill midway through packed Varanasi roadshow

Once the news of her health broke out, Prime Minister Narendra Modi offered to send her doctor and an airplane to get her. Sonia Gandhi had to be rushed to Delhi for medical help after she complained of some health issues. Senior party leader Ghulam Nabi Azad said her condition was "stable" after she suffered a bout of dehydration, vomited and had fever in Varanasi. Congress president Sonia Gandhi is all set to kick off her poll campaign of Uttar Pradesh on Tuesday.

Culture Sonia arrives to rousing reception in Varanasi
Author: 0 Sonia arrives to rousing reception in Varanasi

This is Gandhi's first visit to Varanasi after Modi became Prime Minister. "I pray for her quick recovery & good health". Gandhi regretted that due to ill health, she could not complete her engagements in Varanasi , which included a visit to the historic Kashi Vishwanath temple and promised that she would return "very soon" to visit the temple.

Culture Sonia Gandhi's Impressive Roadshow In Varanasi Cut Short By Fever
Author: 0 Sonia Gandhi's Impressive Roadshow In Varanasi Cut Short By Fever

Prime Minister Narendra Modi took to Twitter to wish the Congress matriarch well, saying he was praying for her recovery and good health. In her one-day visit to Varanasi , Gandhi will hold an over 6km-long roadshow, which will begin from the city's circuit house and end at Inglishya Circle.

Culture The only way I can lose is if 'they cheat'
Author: 0 The only way I can lose is if 'they cheat'

Donald Trump's presidential campaign is actively recruiting voters to volunteer as "election observers" at the polls this November, doubling down on the nominee's claims the general election will be rigged despite the extreme rarity of voter fraud .

Author: 0 Turkey issues arrest warrant for former football hero Hakan Sukur

Mr Yildirim on Saturday said that the USA had improved its attitude on the issue of Mr Gulen's extradition, but he did not elaborate on this. Hakan Sukur, who reportedly left Turkey past year, was a Turkey worldwide who played for Inter Milan and Galatasaray.

Culture Security experts: Remotes are hackable on many vehicles
Author: 0 Security experts: Remotes are hackable on many vehicles

Researchers at the University of Birmingham discovered the vulnerability which allows hackers to steal cars by simply copying the radio frequency used in remote control locking systems . As Wired's Andy Greenberg reports , however, the attack isn't a total cinch. Researchers were able to capture the victim's device specific key signal by placing an affordable piece of commercial grade radio hardware - connected to a computer with the appropriate software - within about 300 feet of the ...

Author: 0 1 last time: Phelps and Lochte duke it out in Olympic pool

But it doesnt quite compare to Michael Phelps , whose 21 career Golds stand alone in the record books by a wide margin. Lochte finished half a second behind him with Brazil's Thiago Perreira third in 1:57.11. Cate Campbell posted the fastest time in the semifinals, an Olympic-record 52.71 seconds and younger sister Bronte was fifth-fastest at 53.29. No Americans qualified for the final but Denmark's Rikke Moller Pedersen, the current world record holder in the 200 breast, is in the field ...

Culture 'Sausage Party' brings provocative comedy to the big screen
Author: 0 'Sausage Party' brings provocative comedy to the big screen

The foods and condiments and candies begin every day with a rousing song about The Great Beyond and the Gods, each putting their own spin on it (i.e. The dog and bun, you see, are really excited to see how their bodies might fit together. From minute one, it's guns blazing with raunchy sex talk, swearing and every offensive ethnic stereotype in the grocery store - from a tiny sauerkraut Hitler to a drunken Mexican bottle of tequila.

Culture Green Day's 1st New Music Since 2012 Is Grim
Author: 0 Green Day's 1st New Music Since 2012 Is Grim

Beltway-rallying Green Day was bloated, bad opera rock for people who donated to the Kerry campaign, anyway. The track opens with recordings of newscasters discussing executions before the band enters with maximum intensity. As you might have picked up from the name, 'Bang Bang' is written from the perspective of a school shooter. It freaked me out. Tre [Cool]'s drumming on this record is I think the best he's ever done; I could say the same with Mike [Dirnt]'s bass playing.

Author: 0 'Criminal Minds' star Thomas Gibson suspended from show

Thomas Gibson's angry outburst at a " Criminal Minds " writer wasn't the first time he's been violent on set - connecting with a director's chin - TMZ has learned. "We always have and we always will", said Gibson in a statement obtained by EW. This is the second incident for Gibson with the series; he pushed another producer a few years ago and had to attend anger management classes, though he was not suspended.

Culture Rihanna to accept Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award at MTV VMAs
Author: 0 Rihanna to accept Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award at MTV VMAs

Today at noon, Rihanna tweeted, "Honored to take the #VMAs stage as your video #VANGUARD award recipient LIVE from NYC on August 28!" Kanye's acceptance speech - in which he announced he'll run for the US presidency come 2020 - even became the show's most tweeted about moment past year, garnering 551,466 responses.

Culture Britney Spears rides with James Corden for Carpool Karaoke
Author: 0 Britney Spears rides with James Corden for Carpool Karaoke

A while we know that Britney is there to promote her newest album we hope to hear old-school Britney tracks like Baby One More Time and Stronger with backing vocals from James Corden . Just last month, First Lady Michelle Obama joined Corden for a drive around the grounds of the White House, where the pair sang songs by Stevie Wonder and Beyonce in a clip that has amassed almost 39 million views in only three weeks.

Culture Kayaker Joe Clarke claims Britain's second gold of Rio Olympics
Author: 0 Kayaker Joe Clarke claims Britain's second gold of Rio Olympics

That's come today", Clarke said. "I don't know what I did to deserve that but I obviously did something right along the way". His profile on British Canoeing's website details this little quirk, but that did not stop him splashing to the gold at his very first Olympics in Rio.

Author: 0 Look Up! How to watch the 2016 Perseid meteor shower

Swift-Tuttle is not due back "in our neighborhood" until the year 2126, but each August, the earth moves through the debris of dust and small rocks left behind. That means you'll be able to see double the amount of shooting stars than last year's display. Here's everything you need to know about viewing the meteor shower.

Author: 0 Petition launched to end Rotten Tomatoes for 'unjust' reviews

The reviews for Suicide Squad have been coming in and the critics are clearly unhappy with the latest offering from the DC Extended Universe . Coldwater has since issued a clarification that states that he and his fellow fans merely wanted to "deliver a message to the critics", adding " ...

Author: 0 Two Million in Aleppo at Possible Health Risk, UN Calls for Cease-Fire

The two senior United Nations officials explained that water available through wells and tanks in Aleppo is not almost enough to sustain the needs of the population. Young children are especially vulnerable to diarrhoea and other water-borne diseases from a heatwave and drinking dirty water, the UN Children's Fund (UNICEF) said.

Author: 0 Google's Vanessa Marcotte went for a jog - and never came back

This undated driver license photo released by the Worcester County District Attorney's Office shows Vanessa Marcotte, of NY. Authorities, who have had few leads in the Vetrano case, have said there is no evidence connecting the two cases.

Author: 0 QB's Brother Gets Engaged Before High-Profile Couple

Good job, Rodgers. You can add this title to your résumé. "You're my soulmate", Jordan said before dropping to his knees and popping the question. Jordan Rodgers can finally say he won something - " The Bachelorette ". Do you think " The Bachelorette " 2016 JoJo Fletcher and Season 12 victor Jordan Rodgers are a great couple? "And Chase, I think people fell in love with him for much different reasons as he kind of let his walls down and opened up".

Author: 0 Trump endorses Ryan after week of tension

Having refused to endorse the speaker earlier in the week, Trump said, "We have to unite" as he vowed to support Ryan in next week's primary contest. He also changed his position on Rep. Ryan, who has been endorsed by Trump's vice presidential running mate, Mike Pence, is viewed by establishment Republicans as a possible presidential candidate in the future.

Author: 0 Guillermo Reads Jordan Rodgers' Love Letter on Jimmy Kimmel Live

However, it was their undeniable chemistry that we all really wanted to see. Though it hasn't been an easy road for the couple, they both insist that they're still going strong and taking on the challenges of this next phase of their relationship together.

Culture Lions TE Eric Ebron hurts lower right leg during practice
Author: 0 Lions TE Eric Ebron hurts lower right leg during practice

He suffered what NFL Network has reported is an Achilles injury. "Ebron is an incredible player". With Brandon Pettigrew still on the physically unable to perform list while rehabbing a torn ACL, the Lions' top tight ends are Matthew Mulligan and Cole Wick.

Author: 0 Pope: It's 'terrible' children taught they can choose gender

Pope Francis has urged the athletes on Wednesday to to fight the "good fight" and not to aim for medals, but solidarity in a world "sick with cruelty" at Rio Olympics 2016. ROME ( CNN ) - Pope Francis has denounced the teaching of gender identity to young children in schools, calling it bad. The Pope set up the commission at the request of the organization for leaders of woman's religious orders around the world.

Culture Federal judge wants more lawyer input in bathroom law case
Author: 0 Federal judge wants more lawyer input in bathroom law case

Gavin Grimm, a 17-year-old female student who identifies as a male, sued the school body last year after it adopted a policy that required students to use bathrooms based on their biological sex and assigned those with "gender identity issues" separate private bathrooms.

Author: 0 'The Bachelorette': Time For JoJo To Pick Her Man

But I knew I made a commitment to go on there and be honest with JoJo . "I didn't know what to expect from him". I love you so much. When The Hollywood Reporter contacted the couple, JoJo had remarked that they do not see a need to defend themselves or offer any explanation as they feel their relationship will prove its weight in gold.

Culture Game of Thrones Season 8 will be the last
Author: 0 Game of Thrones Season 8 will be the last

It's a news which fans were not expecting to hear. "We've talked about it", he opens up. The seventh season of GoT will have only seven episodes and it has been pushed back to summer 2017, in order for showrunners David Benioff and Dan Weiss to shoot the new episodes in winter environments.

Author: 0 The Talk In Chicago About President Obama's Library Site04:20

Now the legacy of the first African-American president will have a permanent fixture in the city he called home for so many years, as President Obama has selected Jackson Park as the site of his presidential library . Officials from the Obama Foundation, the city and the University of Chicago will discuss the announcement at a press conference at the Museum of Science and Industry Wednesday.

Author: 0 Matt Damon Recaps Bourne Franchise in 90 Seconds

Are you happy Matt Damon is back as Jason Bourne? . That'd be Damon's ability to whip himself back into Bourne's impressively brawny shape - something that, with time, might grow increasingly hard for the 45-year-old actor. Its climactic vehicle chase on the Las Vegas Strip is one of the best in recent memory. Damon is a fantastic actor and it's great to see him in this role again.

Author: 0 Trump accepts Republican nomination for United States president

Some Wisconsin delegates at the Republican National Convention said they are disappointed that Texas Senator Ted Cruz stopped short of endorsing Donald Trump. A particularly interesting moment was when Trump voiced his support for the LGBT community, and went off script to say he was happy to see the Republicans in the audience cheer for that.

Culture Things You Need to Know About Chelsea Clinton
Author: 0 Things You Need to Know About Chelsea Clinton

From a shy teenager growing up in the glare of the political spotlight to reluctant campaigner in her mother's 2008 presidential run - Chelsea Clinton is now embracing her role in her mother's quest to win the White House. "Politicians talk about wage equality...my father made a practice for his entire career", she continued. She now teachers at Columbia's Mailman School of Public Health, according to the Clinton Foundation's website.

Culture Obama and Clinton: The team of rivals takes the field
Author: 0 Obama and Clinton: The team of rivals takes the field

But Trump has hardly suffered during this campaign for struggling with political traditions. She has a gift for strategic thinking, seasoned by knowledge and experience. "You have sacrificed nothing, and no one". "America is once again at a moment of reckoning", Clinton said. "Actually he has no clue, period", Biden said in his passionate speech , adding that no major party nominee in US history has ever known less or been less prepared to deal with national security.

Culture This Bollywood Superstar To Play Rajinikanth's Role In Kabali Hindi Remake?
Author: 0 This Bollywood Superstar To Play Rajinikanth's Role In Kabali Hindi Remake?

People were seen wearing t-shirts with " Kabali " printed on them outside theatres as a tribute to the charismatic actor who returns to the big screen after " Lingaa " which released in 2014. Not stopping here, the producer also said that Kabali released in almost 10,000 screens, while the actual truth is that the film was released in only 4,500 screens across the world.

Author: 0 Donald Trump to Partake in Reddit's 'Ask Me Anything'

Republican Presidential Candidate Donald Trump , speaks during the final day of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Thursday, July 21, 2016. "It will be interesting to see if this AMA goes well or is "hijacked" by people who do not support Trump". Today, Donald Trump will have two campaign events.

Culture Remembering Marni Nixon, Hollywood's 'invisible voice'
Author: 0 Remembering Marni Nixon, Hollywood's 'invisible voice'

From the 1940s and into the 1960s, this type of behind-the-scenes dubbing was used a lot more frequently than many movie fans probably realize or would like to admit. We stood side by side and rehearsed the scenes together. "She got out of her auto with her red hair and they all screamed, and then they looked at her and said: Oh, it's nobody!" She had a place, long undisclosed, in some of the most popular films ever made.

Culture Chris Froome reflective after winning the Tour for the third time
Author: 0 Chris Froome reflective after winning the Tour for the third time

The flamboyant Slovak rider, who does not have the climbing qualities to compete for the general classification, won three stages and clinched the best sprinter's green jersey for the fifth consecutive time. When discussing the road race, Froome admits that it will not be an easy race, but he has faith in a strong British team that he will be part of. It has been all round a much smoother race for the British team this year, the only real booing coming on Mont Ventoux after the race jury's ...

Culture Harry Potter's 'Cursed Child' story already a U.S. best-seller
Author: 0 Harry Potter's 'Cursed Child' story already a U.S. best-seller

Lucky for one little 7-month-old in IL, his parents are huge Harry Potter fans. Rather than a sequel, readers are getting an entirely new story that coincides with the play author J.K. Just as they did for Rowling's Potter novels, which have sold more than 450m copies worldwide since 1997, hundreds of bookshops around the United Kingdom are holding midnight openings on Saturday to celebrate publication of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child .

Author: 0 Justice League Trailer Released - Jason Momoa as Aquaman

One of the chief complaints against Zack Snyder's disastrously received Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice was that it was too dark, both figuratively (cheer up, Bruce Wayne, you're goddamn Batman) and literally. Studio president and producer Kevin Feige played ringmaster, announcing: "We only want to come when we have a lot to show you". The trailer of " Justice League " takes a similar tone with "Batman vs Superman".

Culture Aquaman Movie Getting A Rewrite
Author: 0 Aquaman Movie Getting A Rewrite

He won't just write something based off of a few ideas, his comic books, and the plot he was told to base things on. This should put the minds of fans at ease as they know that the ideas for the film are coming from brilliant minds and those that truly know the character.

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