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Culture Salvador Dali's exhumation: Even his iconic mustache survived
Author: 0 Salvador Dali's exhumation: Even his iconic mustache survived

Pilar Abel , a 61-year-old who long worked as a psychic in Catalonia , says her mother had a relationship with the artist when she worked in Cadaques , a picturesque port where the painter lived for years. Undertakers take a casket inside the Teatre-Museu Dali (Theatre-Museum Dali) after the arrival of forensic examiners for the exhumation of Salvador Dali's remains in Figueras on July 20, 2017.

Culture Derrick Rose, Cavaliers Discussing One-Year Deal
Author: 0 Derrick Rose, Cavaliers Discussing One-Year Deal

In addition to the Lakers having an interest in Rose , the Cleveland Cavaliers are also interested. While Rose will never regain his 2011 MVP form, Deron Williams is incredibly washed up and clearly not the answer judging by his performance in the playoffs.

Culture After shaky debut, Twins' Bartolo Colon now considering retirement
Author: 0 After shaky debut, Twins' Bartolo Colon now considering retirement

After a strong start in which he seemed to baffle the young Yankees hitters, Colon ran into trouble in the middle innings. He's still a circus clown, but this isn't his first rodeo, and as the Strib's Jim Souhan wrote, the Twins could use a veteran personality in the clubhouse, a la Torii Hunter in 2015, the only other season since 2010 the Twins have been in a playoff hunt in July.

Culture Year Old Notorious Jewelry Thief Arrested Again
Author: 0 Year Old Notorious Jewelry Thief Arrested Again

Payne was arrested in Chamblee for shoplifting an alleged $86.22 in items ranging from electronics to grocery to pharmacy products. For six decades , Payne has been accused of robbing stores across the United States and overseas, from Paris to suburban Walmart , with more than 20 arrests and years of jail time.

Culture Disney Has Finally Found Its Aladdin And Jasmine
Author: 0 Disney Has Finally Found Its Aladdin And Jasmine

However, the movie studio did announce the release date for the live-action remake of of the 1941 animated film Dumbo - it will hit theaters on March 29, 2019. Most recently Scott was seen playing the Pink Power Ranger in 2017's Power Rangers adaptation while Massoud can be seen in the Jack Ryan television series.

Culture Christopher Wray Has a Troubling Record on Civil Liberties
Author: 0 Christopher Wray Has a Troubling Record on Civil Liberties

Unlike the president, Wray supports Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into possible coordination between Russian Federation and the Trump campaign. After Trump dismissed Comey on May 9, the ex-FBI director said that the president had asked him to pledge his loyalty during a dinner at the White House months earlier.

Culture Audio From Airport Incident
Author: 0 Audio From Airport Incident

But the police said the case remains open. She gets angry throws a drink on @PrideOfMexico Please leave us alone. The police would not confirm whether WWE wrestler Paige is the woman in question, though the TMZ report notes that witnesses say she was with him at the airport on Sunday.

Culture Tour de France: Dan Martin loses ground after two falls
Author: 0 Tour de France: Dan Martin loses ground after two falls

After several days of blazing heat on the Tour, patches of rain arrived on Sunday to make the descents on the mountainous 181.5km stage notably treacherous, with Thomas one of several riders to fall in the early going. He is now sixth overall, 1:44 behind Froome. Quick-Step Floors' Martin got back on his bike but crashed again before limiting the damage on the line.

Culture 'Spider-Man: Homecoming' Swings to $50.5M Friday for $120M-Plus Launch
Author: 0 'Spider-Man: Homecoming' Swings to $50.5M Friday for $120M-Plus Launch

Oppo's brand director Will Yang said, "Association with such youth-centric properties has been Oppo's focus area to reach its target audience and make space for the brand in each of our consumers' heart". They're on track for a $120 million weekend. Among holdovers, Universal and Illumination Entertainment's Despicable Me 3 is tipped to gross $37 million in its sophomore outing for a domestic total north of $152 million through Sunday.

Culture Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest 2017: Joey Chestnut's Final Stats, Prize Money
Author: 0 Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest 2017: Joey Chestnut's Final Stats, Prize Money

Joey Chestnut admits that a year ago was a really rough round for him as he attempted to regain the title. About 1,000 people attended the annual Fourth of July event. This hotdog eating contest takes place under the purview of major league eating - yes, that is really a thing. What's the record for hot dogs eaten? The owner of the Coney Island stand, Nathan Handwerker, overheard four immigrants arguing over who was more patriotic.

Culture Webslinging In Spider-Man: Homecoming Will Look A Little Different
Author: 0 Webslinging In Spider-Man: Homecoming Will Look A Little Different

This is how the game is described on its Steam page : "For the first time, you can suit up as Spider-Man and see what it's like to be the world's favorite superhero". "So, whether it was shooting with a drone camera or a helicopter or a cable-cam, or even just handheld, up on a roof chasing after him, I wanted it to feel like we were there with him, and everything was something you could actually film".

Culture May drops pension pledges from Queen's Speech
Author: 0 May drops pension pledges from Queen's Speech

Jeremy Corbyn received a lot of criticism for not bowing to the Queen at the opening of parliament on Wednesday. The Daily Mail said the hat looked "suspiciously" like the European Union flag while The Telegraph asked: 'Is the Queen trying to tell us something about Brexit with her hat?' The SNP claimed that Theresa May was a "lame duck prime minister leading a lame duck government".

Culture UK fire safety crisis expands; Hundreds evacuated in London
Author: 0 UK fire safety crisis expands; Hundreds evacuated in London

The overnight fire rapidly engulfed Grenfell Tower, with flames shooting up the outside of the building, raising concerns that the cladding material attached to the concrete block didn't comply with fire-safety rules. Flammable external cladding that is widely used to provide insulation and enhance the appearance of buildings has been identified as the culprit in the Grenfell disaster.

Author: 0 Rejecting trademarks that 'disparage' others violates First Amendment

The U.S. Supreme Court said the federal government can't constitutionally withhold legal protections for trademarks seen as disparaging, throwing out a 70-year-old provision as a free-speech violation. "I am THRILLED", Snyder told the AP. "The Supreme Court vindicated the Team's position that the 1st Amendment blocks the government from denying or canceling a trademark registration based on the government's opinion".

Author: 0 Stuntwoman successfully hangs from her teeth over Niagara Falls

The stunt artist is hoping this performance inspires others to leave their comfort zones and reach new heights which many we spoke with say it has done but not to the exact level as Wallenda. Onlookers were as impressed as they were anxious about the whole stunt, as he set a new record for the "iron-jaw hang". "It felt awesome", she said after landing back on solid ground.

Culture 24-story tower engulfed in London; officials fear collapse
Author: 0 24-story tower engulfed in London; officials fear collapse

The fire at Grenfell Tower on the Lancaster West Estate in Latimer Road was reported at 01:16 local time. 'My friends live on the fourth floor, someone knocked on their door, they didn't know and they got out. Met Police officers arrived at the scene to assist the London Fire Brigade and the London Ambulance Service. A July 2014 newsletter for residents said the tower building was designed "according to rigorous fire safety standards" and recommended that residents stay inside ...

Culture Jennifer Lawrence's plane makes emergency landing after both engines fail
Author: 0 Jennifer Lawrence's plane makes emergency landing after both engines fail

What made matters worse is that mid-descent, the plane's other engine also ceased to operate. No doubt such a terrifying moment up in the sky... "The crew diverted to Buffalo when they declared an emergency due to engine-related issues". The FAA promised further investigations into the matter. A representative for the Oscar-winning Silver Linings Playbook star confirmed that Lawrence is "fine" following the scary incident.

Culture Charges dropped for Preds fan who threw catfish on ice in Pittsburgh
Author: 0 Charges dropped for Preds fan who threw catfish on ice in Pittsburgh

Nashville posted a 16.3 local rating, the market's second-best ever for a Predators game on NBCSN, trailing only Game 6 vs. Anaheim in the Western Conference final (16.5) last month. At the very least, he needs to go to a place where Jake Guentzel doesn't exist. He probably doesn't throw up before games the way Glenn Hall did, but the butterflies are there.

Culture David Beckham overcomes significant hurdle as dream of MLS franchise edges closer
Author: 0 David Beckham overcomes significant hurdle as dream of MLS franchise edges closer

Beckham's group has said the cost of the stadium, which still needs to be approved by city planners, will be met by private investors with no public funds being used in its construction. "We believe Major League Soccer needs Miami just as Miami needs Major League Soccer". The next step in Beckham's plan is to actually build the facility, which will be privately financed.

Culture Mom admits lying to others after baby's death
Author: 0 Mom admits lying to others after baby's death

According to CBS News , Bond told jurors that Michael McCarthy punched the child, Bella, in the abdomen with such force that she literally bounced off the bed. Shapiro asked her why she wasn't anxious that he would give her an overdose, to which she responded, "I don't know if at that time I really cared if I died".

Author: 0 NSA contractor in Georgia arrested for leaking classified information

The Justice Department announced charges Monday against a federal contractor with Top Secret security clearance after she allegedly leaked classified information to an online media outlet. The NSA document does not directly identify the company in question, but contains references to the VR Systems, whose electronic voter database products are used in eight states.

Culture Foo Fighters release surprise new single and video 'Run'
Author: 0 Foo Fighters release surprise new single and video 'Run'

Introducing the track, Dave said: 'I figured on the way up here, I thought "fuck it let's play a new song man". Foo Fighters last full-length album was 2014's Sonic Highways , and they released their Saint Cecelia EP in 2015. The song sees the Foos in familiar territory, kicking off with a ballad-esque beginning, only to quickly shift into raging high gear, bolstered by Grohl-screamed lyrics.

Culture Police arrest man on English south coast in bombing inquiry
Author: 0 Police arrest man on English south coast in bombing inquiry

The source told Reuters that Abedi was not among the 3,000 people now under active investigation by MI5, although he was one of around 20,000 people known to the agency, whose focus is on countering terrorism and espionage. The BBC also said that Abedi had taken part in the armed uprising against Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi's regime as a teenager during school holidays.

Culture Cannes Film Festival 2017: The Best Dressed List
Author: 0 Cannes Film Festival 2017: The Best Dressed List

Susan posted a throwback from Cannes in 1978, when she would have been 29 years old. Slinky, figure-hugging gowns were the clear favourite on the red carpet, as everyone from 20-year-old model Bella Hadid to 70-year-old actress Susan Sarandon left little to the imagination.

Culture Miranda Kerr Gets Married: Orlando Bloom's Ex Weds Snapchat Founder Evan Spiegel
Author: 0 Miranda Kerr Gets Married: Orlando Bloom's Ex Weds Snapchat Founder Evan Spiegel

Around 50 guests attended the extremely private ceremony including Kerr's grandparents, who were flown in from her hometown of Gunnedah , NSW. Kerr and Bloom split in 2013 after six years together. The two got engaged on July 20 a year ago. Representatives for Miss Kerr and Spiegel declined to comment. Now that the couple is tying the knot, however, the stars may decide to expand their family.

Culture ISIS attack Egyptian bus killing 29 Coptic Christians
Author: 0 ISIS attack Egyptian bus killing 29 Coptic Christians

The facade of the Tel Aviv-Yafo municipality building wore red, white, black and golden hues on Saturday night as it was lit up in solidarity with Egypt , which suffered a lethal terror attack on Friday. The Interior Ministry said the assailants opened fire as the bus traveled to the St. Samuel the Confessor monastery in Maghagha, about 220 kilometers (140 miles) south of Cairo .

Author: 0 Kate forced to 'ssh' young pageboys and bridesmaids at sister Pippa's wedding

The duchess arrived with the young group, who wore outfits by exclusive children's clothing company Pepa & Co, and marshalled them back into the two luxury limousines that ferried them to the church. Sister, Kate the Duchess of Cambridge , while not a maid of honour, also helped her sister with her train and her dress as she entered the church and helped muster page boys and flower girls.

Culture Judge declares Prince's 6 siblings the heirs to his estate
Author: 0 Judge declares Prince's 6 siblings the heirs to his estate

Prince died at age 57 of an accidental, self-administered overdose of the powerful painkiller fentanyl in April 2016 at his Paisley Park Studios compound in the Minneapolis suburb of Chanhassen. More than 45 people have already had their claims rejected by the court, including a woman claiming to have secretly Wednesday the Purple One years ago in Vegas and a convict in Colorado claiming to be his son.

Culture Aishwarya dons princess look for Cannes red carpet appearance
Author: 0 Aishwarya dons princess look for Cannes red carpet appearance

Aishwarya, 43, yet again proved why she is hailed the most attractive woman in India, by carrying herself around effortlessly in the gorgeous gown. She chose to keep her makeup minimal opting for a nude, illuminated look with sparkling eyes and voluminous lashes.

Culture 3 arrested in death of boy found in stolen car
Author: 0 3 arrested in death of boy found in stolen car

An Amber Alert was eventually issued and local cops canvassed the area for several hours before finding the stolen vehicle in Gluckstadt at around 10 a.m., the Clarion-Ledger reports. Surveillance video showed two men in a 2-door Honda pull up to the auto. It has been taken to the State Crime Lab, along with the body of the little boy who has been taken there for autopsy.

Author: 0 Airlines group urges alternatives to extending electronics ban

Airline groups propose several alternatives to the laptop ban, including more use of machines that detect residue from explosives, turning devices on to demonstrate that they are not bombs, and sorting low-risk passengers from high-risk ones, presumably to let frequent travelers keep their laptops in the cabin.

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Author: 0 "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2" tops box office in North America

James Gunn directed and scripted the movie, which stars Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista , Vin Diesel, and Bradley Cooper as the titular guardians . "Set to the backdrop of "Awesome Mixtape #2, ' Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 continues the team's adventures as they traverse the outer reaches of the cosmos".

Culture Industry lost a great actress: Celebs mourn Reema Lagoo's death
Author: 0 Industry lost a great actress: Celebs mourn Reema Lagoo's death

Reema Lagoo had a notable filmography and fans can not stop remembering her as Salman Khan's kind mother in Hum Saath - Saath Hain, Maine Pyar Kiya and Judwaa . She gained prominence once she started doing mother's roles in Hindi films, the first of such character roles was as the mother of Juhi Chawla in Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak .

Author: 0 Conte leads Chelsea to EPL title, but will he stay next season?

Victor Moses forced the best save of the night early in the second half, shortly before Albion had their most unsafe minutes. "For this reason we try to keep the best players". Chelsea had an unlikely hero as Batshuayi came off the bench to score just his second league goal of the season. Two years after Mourinho led Chelsea to the title, Conte has stitched the London club back together after dressing-room unity unravelled under Mourinho during a horrendous title defence last season.

Culture Derek Jeter's number is retired at Yankee stadium
Author: 0 Derek Jeter's number is retired at Yankee stadium

His No. 2 jersey retirement went just as expected, featuring ideal weather despite earlier rain following a come-from-behind Yankees victory in front of a capacity Stadium crowd Sunday. "I might have gotten emotional, but we were back there joking and having a good time with my family", he said. Asked about reports he is part of a group trying to buy the Miami Marlins, Jeter said: "There's nothing to report, absolutely nothing".

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