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Police officer's lawyer: Race had nothing to do with Castile shooting

Philando Castile had no felony record and authorities have not said he was a suspect in any crime. Castile was shown bleeding in his vehicle in a graphic vide...


Dumoulin wins stage, Froome carries lead into rest day

The race for the yellow jersey is far tighter than at this point than in Froome's previous Tour wins, having led Quintana by 2min 2sec at the first rest day ...


Simone Biles heads US Olympics women's gymnastics team

Laurie Hernandez, 16, was second with Aly Raisman third and both were also named to the five-woman team, as was Douglas - despite some struggles that saw the ...


Mom shields son during Dallas shooting

A woman who was shot by the sniper in Dallas broke down in tears as she recalled shielding her teenage son from the bullets, and spoke of the police officers ...


Kim Kardashian treats fans to a rare snap of baby son Saint

Kim , sister Kourtney, and friends Jonathan Cheban and Simon Huck chose to celebrate the mother of three's 37th birthday in the Land of Fire and Ice while K...


Suspect in police shooting was on probation

Louis confrontation with a motorist. We are overwhelmed by the communities' response and we thank you from the bottom of our collective heart. The department ...


Southern Rail Passengers To Protest Over Appalling Service

The RMT has offered to suspend further strikes for three months, on condition that Govia simultaneously delays its planned introduction of "on board supervisors...


Death sparks 'Autopilot' car probe; man had speeding tickets

Tesla confirmed he was using his vehicle's autopilot system at the time of the crash , and that neither he, nor the state-of-the-art technology hit the break...


Be rebels, ask more queries, Javadekar exhorts students

Javadekar , who was in charge of Environment and Forest Ministry and was the lone Minister to be promoted to the Cabinet rank, on Tuesday, said that under Modi,...


How Star Trek battles the 'rise of the extreme right'

Last month, the singer debuted her Star Trek-inspired music video for " Sledgehammer ", which will be featured on the soundtrack for Star Trek Beyond . Three f...


Police shootings are indeed a race issue

Jeronimo Yanez, an officer for the St. Anthony Police Department "was reacting to the actions of the driver", Thomas Kelly told The Associated Press . The un...


International Court Ruling on China, Philippines Dispute Could Be Vital

Recent cases on the PCA's docket have included a dispute between an Indian potash company and a Nepali agricultural firm, as well as a wrangle over a detained s...


Twitter will stream the Democratic and Republican national conventions live

Twitter and politics go hand in hand, but the latest announcement by the company is still a bit of a surprise: Twitter will livestream both the Republican a...


Santos hails Portugal's triumph over France in Euro 2016 final

The three-time Ballon d'Or victor, hoping to lead Portugal to their first worldwide success, came off worse after clashing knees with Dimitri Payet following ...


Gowdy Grills Comey Over Clinton Email Decision

Clinton placed her compulsion for privacy and personal convenience above the security interests of the country. Pressed by Chaffetz Thursday on whether Cli...


'Pets' upends 'Dory,' rules the box office with $103.2 million

It received an A-minus CinemaScore , and 75% of Rotten Tomatoes critics rated it positively. Plus, Mike and Dave contributed to a solid box-office weekend "t...


Deepika Padukone to play Padmavati in Bhansali's next film Padmavati

After making N number of headlines in different forms of media, Deepika Padukone is back on the track for her next film. Even Deepika's casting was inadvert...


Kylie Jenner on Tyga: 'I think we fit'

Longtime fans of Kylie Jenner have wondered for years whether she and Tyga will be joined in matrimony. A couple of weeks earlier, she referred to the rapper ...


There, then gone: The 'Mr. Robot' premiere

Mr. Robot will return to USA Wednesday night at 10 p.m. The report said that the screen was interrupted by a chap in a mask with the message: 'You deserve ...


Philando Castile shooting 'nothing to do with race'

The shooting aftermath was live-streamed on Facebook by Castile's girlfriend Diamond Reynolds . Cleary upset by recent events, singer Beyonce took to her ...


Federal Bureau of Investigation interviews Hillary in emails probe

Former President Bill Clinton spoke with Lynch during an impromptu meeting in Phoenix, but Lynch says the discussion did not involve the investigation into Hill...


Johnson fends off Day to win again at WGC-Bridgestone

He closed with 72 and tied for third with Jordan Spieth (67), Matt Kuchar (66) and Kevin Chappell (67). Johnson added: "It is still a golf course". Johnson ...


Serena determined to enjoy 22 before talk turns to more records

Angelique Kerber scrapped and scrambled and pushed Serena Williams to the limit. The Russian has five but is now sitting out a potentially career-ending dopin...


Officer shot, hospitalized in St. Louis suburb

Authorities have said the officer, who is in critical condition and whose race has not been identified, was ambushed while walking back to his auto after ...


Decline the invitation to 'Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates'

Outside of the ad, most of the story has been changed, so what we have here is a movie based on a Cragislist ad . Then they both set out to an island with tw...


Biles, Douglas headline USA women's gymnastics team

But national team coordinator Martha Karolyi had indicated during the competition that she was prepared to dismiss the problems as flukes, expressing confiden...


Olympics notes: Defending Olympic champ Douglas struggles at Trials

As for the uneven bars, the gymnast takes a renewed sense of confidence headed into the second day of team trials, something she attributes to her training with...


Calvin Harris Calling Out Taylor Swift For Cheating In New Song?

As noted by the celebrity news site, the D.J. allegedly believes that while he and the pop princess were still together, she was already seeing the Avengers ...


Lin-Manuel Miranda Takes His Final Bow On The 'Hamilton' Stage

He posted a photo of his newly shorn locks on Twitter soon after taking his final bow, captioned with a lyric from the " Hamilton " song "One Last Time". "Goo...


Rangers promote Lohse from Triple-A, starts vs Twins

The Minnesota Twins look for another win after winning six of their last eight games. Rangers first baseman Prince Fielder (right) reaches for the ball whi...


Miley Cyrus's new tattoo for Liam Hemsworth?

The "Wrecking Ball" hitmaker began dating the 26-year-old hunk in 2009 after meeting on the set of "Last Song", they got engaged in 2012 before splitting a year...


Winning Mega Millions ticket sold in IN, worth $540 million

The Mega Millions game is played in 44 states, Washington DC and the US Virgin Islands. Someone in IN is the lucky victor of the $540 million Mega Million ...


Clinton confirms her a

Her campaign estimates that her plan would provide care for 25 million people in the U.S. Clinton also said she would allow states to offer government-operate...


Trump campaign official blames Clinton for encouraging Dallas shooting

Those were also themes she echoed in a speech to a conference of the African Methodist Episcopal Church in Philadelphia. " White people need to be listening ...


After final 'Hamilton' show, Lin-Manuel Miranda chops off locks

That's good news for Miranda, who told PEOPLE in the press room of the 2016 Tony Awards that he plans to return to Hamilton occasionally. Closer to curtai...


Lin-Manuel Miranda Takes Final 'Hamilton' Curtain Call With Original Cast

Recent Tony Award victor Leslie Odom, Jr ., Phillipa Soo , and ensemble member Ariana DeBose are also departing their respective roles for other opportunities...


Dozens gather during vigil for black men shot by police this wee

In total, 509 Americans have been killed by police this year. Officers were pelted with rocks, bottles, concrete, construction materials and fireworks, police...


Newgarden earns IndyCar win in Iowa

ET, NBCSN) 90 points back of points leader Simon Pagenaud. Pagenaud, who started from pole, finished fourth. Keselowski's tank eventually ran dry and he neede...


Biles on road to Rio, Douglas in trouble

Even Biles - a three-time world champ, but rookie when it comes to the Olympic trials - walked off the floor staring at her feet after her beam routine because ...


Silva tabbed to fight Cormier at UFC 200 in place of Jones

During an impromptu press conference after UFC Fight Night 90, White said that at the time of Globo's report a bout wasn't made, and instead came to frui...


Top Gear's Chris Evans steps down after one series

It turned out that just the next day, Chris Evans announced on Twitter that he will be quitting " Top Gear ", because despite his best shot, his stint in the sh...


Dallas on high alert after 'new security threat'

The neighbor's account of Johnson's apparent preparations for his attack came to light two days after police found a massive cache of weapons inside the kille...


Lewis Hamilton wins his fourth British Grand Prix

After that magnificently fearless last-ditch lap in qualifying, Hamilton was buoyant - and in front of a home crowd he refused to let go of the lead. A five s...


Ciara concerned about threats from ex aimed at Russell Wilson

The dress was said to be designed by Roberto Cavalli's creative director Peter Dundas. The couple are in Liverpool, where they reportedly had their rehea...


Aerosmith's Perry hospitalized after becoming ill at NY show

Perry fell ill during the concert and collapsed about thirty seconds into the show. At around 10:00 p.m., Cooper stopped playing and informed fans that Perr...


Australia PM claims victory after national elections

The election was not, however, entirely resolved. A tight race between the two major parties left neither of them with the 76 or more seats required for a p...


This Is What Leslie Jones Ended Up Wearing to the 'Ghostbusters' Premiere

Siriano designed an Old Hollywood, off-the-shoulder style gown in bombshell red for Jones, with a slit up the thigh. "Christian hooked me up!" "He knew what to ...


UFC 200: A Look Back at Brock Lesnar's First UFC Run

Lesnar's match with Hunt has been bumped in the main event of UFC 200 after Jon Jones was flagged by USADA for a possible doping violation, ESPN reported. But...


Serena Williams "greedy" for more Grand Slam titles

Her response was typical of the champion. "That's what makes Serena". Before Wimbledon she had lost in the finals of the Australian Open and French Open, to K...


Watch Lin-Manuel Miranda's Final Hamilton Curtain Call

Fans quickly dubbed his haircut the "Hamilcut". The actor happily posed for photographers on the red carpet while he showed off his short hair and shirt. Javier...