July 2016


Assange: ‘We have more material related to the Hillary Clinton campaign’

(CNN)WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is boasting about how his group’s release of hacked Democratic National Committee emails is affecting the US presidential election — and says it has unreleased information about Hillary Clinton’s campaign. “We have more material related to the Hillary Clinton campaign,” Assange told CNN’s Anderson Cooper on “Anderson 360” Friday night. “That […]

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Aegean islands alarm as refugee numbers rise after Turkey coup attempt

The EU has voiced fears that a deal struck with Turkey to curb migration is at breaking point in the wake of the failed coup Greek authorities on a number of Aegean islands have called for emergency measures to curtail an increasing flow of refugees from Turkey, which Athens attribute to the impact of the […]

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Harry Potter and the Cursed Child follow the worldwide launch live!

The most anticipated moment for booklovers of 2016 is finally here: JK Rowlings eighth Harry Potter story is released in bookstores across the globe at midnight UK time. Crack open a Butterbeer and follow all the latest! Read more: https://www.theguardian.com/books/live/2016/jul/30/harry-potter-and-the-cursed-child-follow-the-midnight-launch-live

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Here come the B-list, breathing new life into superhero films

A fresh cast of characters has given the movies a boost and the studios know theyre on a winner Steven Spielbergs skill as a film-maker is beyond dispute. As a soothsayer, though, his credentials are shakier. In 2013, he predicted that the superhero movie was heading for the boneyard. Theres going to be an implosion […]

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Real Madrid see off Chelsea before 105,826 at Michigan Stadium

European champions roar past Chelsea in front of second largest crowd ever for a soccer match in the United States A near-record crowd of 105,826 saw Real Madrid score three first-half goals and hang on for a 3-2 win against Chelsea in a friendly at Michigan Stadium on Saturday. The attendance was less than 4,000 […]

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Athletes disappointed to find Pokmon Go inaccessible at Rio Olympics

Some rumors indicate hit mobile game could be released in Brazil in time for the Games So the plumbing and electricity in the athletes village took several days to fix. Who cares? But no Pokmon Go? Thats an outrage! If there were ever a more first world problem for the Zika-plagued, water-polluted Rio Olympics, its […]

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Bob and Mike Bryan to miss Rio Games over health concerns

The Bryan brothers, who won Olympic gold in doubles in London 2012, are not going to Rio because of health concerns Bob and Mike Bryan will not defend their Olympic doubles title in Rio de Janeiro, citing health concerns. The American twins announced their withdrawal on Facebook on Saturday, saying that as husbands and fathers, […]

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Albuquerque boy arrested for burping must digest suspension, court rules

Federal appeals court says petty misdemeanor arrest justified after seventh-grader interrupted class with repeated loud belches A federal appeals court has upheld the petty misdemeanor arrest of an Albuquerque student accused of repeatedly disrupting his middle-school class with loud burps. The 10th circuit court of appeals decision ruled that the officer and educators named in […]

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France church attack: Even if you are not a Catholic, this feels like a new and deeper wound

Writer and Paris resident Andrew Hussey says that peoples need for answers is not being met and anger is rising The killed, allegedly by members of the Groupe Islamique Arm, an Islamist group that was fighting the governments of France and Algeria. Their throats were cut and their severed heads were found hanging in trees […]

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Harry Potter and the Cursed Child could soon go worldwide, says JK Rowling

As play opens in London, author says it could find a home on Broadway and beyond to reach as many Potter fans as possible As will also be released at midnight, so fans unable to make it to the theatre will get a chance to find out what happens next to Harry Potter and his […]

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