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Trevor Noah puts Tomi Lehran in a box over Black Lives Matter

If you've been on Facebook at all the past year, you might have seen your Aunt or some old classmate you thought was smarter than they are share a video of Tomi Lahren. "I wish that we could disagree with each other without thinking we are bad people or ill-intentioned folks", she said. "So because I criticize a black person or I criticize the Black Lives Matter movement, that doesn't mean I'm anti-black". Read More

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Amazon Prime to offer HBO, Cinemax

Cinemax - $9.99 a month on Amazon - could previously be had through a subscription to Sling TV . And though that same trial membership isn't explicitly mentioned for Cinemax (which, like HBO , is owned by Time Warner), Amazon offer free trials with all Amazon Channels subscriptions. Read More

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Activists superglue hands in Australia parliament protest against detention camps

Activists superglue hands in Australia parliament protest against detention camps

Even if detainees are determined to be genuine refugees, a process which can take years, they are still banned from resettling in Australia. Canberra sends asylum-seekers trying to reach Australia by sea to isolated outposts on Nauru and Papua New Guinea's Manus Island, with the detention camps' conditions widely criticised by refugee advocates and medical professionals. Read More

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Church of Scientology Launches Website to Counter Leah Remini A&E Series

Church of Scientology Launches Website to Counter Leah Remini A&E Series

The church calls Remini a "has-been actress not a decade removed from the peak of her career" and an "obnoxious, spiteful ex-Scientologist" who "stage managed her departure from the Church of Scientology". Remini faced a backlash since publicly parting ways with the organization in 2013, and she hopes to send a message to the church with her series. One Redditor asked "do you think there are members of Scientology reading this AMA? ". Read More

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Facebook adds free games like 'Pac-Man' to Messenger app

Facebook adds free games like 'Pac-Man' to Messenger app

Facebook says that the games will be available for "newer iOS and Android operating systems", suggesting that they might not work for those who still haven't upgraded to the latest mobile software. It'll be available in 30 countries initially. For now, the feature includes a handful of games from a mix of developers. Other Facebook partners such as Taito Corporation, Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd, Game Insight, CoolGames, and King shared their positive comments as well. Read More

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SC Instructs National Anthem Be Played In Cinema Halls; Twitter Reacts

SC Instructs National Anthem Be Played In Cinema Halls; Twitter Reacts

The apex court also directed the central government to give effect to the order within a week's time and circulate it to all states and union territories through chief secretaries. We must respect national anthem ", the top court said. "You don't mind restrictions when you are overseas". Passing a slew of directions, the bench said fundamental duties as in the Constitution "do not allow any different notion or the perception of individual rights that have individual thought, have no space". Read More

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Previews For Next Week's The Walking Dead

Previews For Next Week's The Walking Dead

Similarly, you would think that an all-female society would have some different qualities than every other place we've been, but nope. The Walking Dead is not going to pass up a chance to kill off a likable character in gruesome fashion. The show went from a narrow view of the zombie apocalypse from the perspective of Rick's group, to a slew of communities with their own distinct autocracies. Read More

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With signs of Trump backing, Ryan set to be speaker again

With signs of Trump backing, Ryan set to be speaker again

The next step is for Ryan to win the floor vote in January by all 435 House members, and if two dozen Republicans were to withhold their support, Ryan's election would be in question. Ryan, however, was able to persuade them to hold off the vote until next year, presumably after President-elect Donald Trump takes office. U.S. media reports say that another Trump supporter during the election contest, retired Army General Michael Flynn, once the head of the U.S. Read More

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Barry Williams remembers TV mom, teen crush on Florence Henderson

In September, she was on the dancing stage again, in a number featuring her " Brady Bunch " daughter, Maureen McCormick , and just this past Monday night, she was in the audience. For eight years she commuted to Nashville to conduct a cooking and talk series, Country Kitchen, on The Nashville Network. The woman who would become America's TV mom was born February 14, 1934, in the small town of Dale in southern Indiana. Read More

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Kanye West's Situation Said To Be Worse Than Just Exhaustion

A source said previously: "North and Saint [West] just think their dad is away now". Kanye is determined to be better and get back on track and, although it has been tough for Kim , she has been doing her best. It is not known when the photoshoot took place, but with Kim removing herself from the spotlight since her Parisian robbery ordeal and Kanye's recent health troubles, it seems likely they were taken before the drama. Read More

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US, Australia reach deal to relocate some refugees in offshore camps

It remains unknown how many refugees the USA will accept. In this August 2, 2013, photo, a group of asylum seekers hold up their identity after landing in Manus Island , Papua New Guinea. The agreement, to be administered with the United Nations refugee agency UNHCR , is available only to those now in the processing centres. There are now 1,313 people in offshore detention on Nauru and Manus Island . Read More

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John Legend concerned about Kanye West

John Legend concerned about Kanye West

THE 911 call placed in relation to Kanye West's hospitalization has been released. Kim had earlier flown to LA to support her spouse, while Kris Jenner and Kourtney Kardashian were seen arriving on Tuesday (22Nov16). After cancelling the 21 remaining dates on his Saint Pablo tour, it was reported that Kanye West could lose out on some serious coin, Forbes estimating that he was leaving roughly $10 million on the table by scrapping the dates. Read More

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Eddie Redmayne Unconcerned About Having Four 'Fantastic Beasts' Films Ahead

Set in 1926, Fantastic Beasts takes place across the pond from Hogwarts as Newt Scamander arrives in NY (in a pretty Titanic-looking) boat, carrying a mysterious suitcase which houses - you guessed it - magical creatures. Screenwriter J.K. Rowling usually manages to deliver a shock or two, and Fantastic Beasts is no exception. And while Hogwarts may be nowhere to be seen, that shouldn't stop Warner Bros.from bringing in more money than the wizard bank, Gringotts. Read More

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Canada to fully phase out coal power by 2030

Canada to fully phase out coal power by 2030

By speeding up the timeline for closing coal-fired plants, which spew more pollution than most other fossil fuels, the country expects to reduce its carbon emissions by 5 megatons, or the equivalent taking of 1.3 million cars off the road. In a Monday statement , the Coal Association of Canada said the government's plan "will result in job losses across the country and increase the cost of electricity for impacted Canadians". Read More

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Listen to Prince's First Posthumous Release,

Listen to Prince's First Posthumous Release, "Moonbeam Levels"

Today, with the release of the new Prince retrospective collection Prince 4Ever , the first new, previously unreleased Prince music since the music icon's death has been shared. But we've got it now; listen to the song below-it starts around 00:40-and beneath that, enjoy a 1982 Prince concert via the Paste Cloud. 1999's album lyrics revolved around sex, pleasure, and bondage. Read More

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Gay scores 23 points, KIngs beat Raptors 102-99

Gay scores 23 points, KIngs beat Raptors 102-99

How much time elapsed between when DeMarcus touched and when the clock started? It sure didn't look that way. The Toronto Raptors travel over the border for a re-match with the Sacramento Kings . Rudy Gay led the Kings with 23 points and DeMarcus added 22. It's unclear if Joerger's decision to now move to a smaller starting lineup with Cousins at the 5 will result in more minutes for Casspi, who can play as a small-ball 4. Read More

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Lady Gaga, Bruno Mars, Sting set for American Music Awards

One of the biggest nights in the musical industry is here and the stage is set for the 2016 American Music Awards that will be broadcast live from the Microsoft Theatre in Los Angeles, California on Sunday (20 November). The interpreter of "Sorry" and "Company" has already been named 15 times to the AMAs and has won no less than 8 awards. "Three hundred outfit changes". Read More

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