• Prospect Park Bans Cars for Summer For 2-Month Trial Run

    Prospect Park Bans Cars for Summer For 2-Month Trial Run

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    Starting next week, cars will be banned from Prospect Park's East Drive in a trial-run, making the entire park car-free until September, officials announced today. The question now is if things go as well as they did on the west side, what is the prospect of Prospect Park becoming a car-free zone permanently? "There are a lot of people who use Prospect Park year-round and many would prefer to feel safer", she said.
  • Ivanka Trump Sat in for Her Father Among World Leaders at G20

    Ivanka Trump Sat in for Her Father Among World Leaders at G20

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    A photo of the first daughter sitting next to Chinese President Xi Jinping, British Prime Minister Theresa May, Turkey's Recep Tayyip Erdogan and German Chancellor Angela Merkel was first tweeted by Svetlana Lukash , who identifies herself on Twitter as a G20 Russian sherpa, a title given to people who help global delegations at large summits.
  • Man arrested for acid attack on woman's 21st birthday

    Man arrested for acid attack on woman's 21st birthday

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    Two people suffered "life-changing" injuries when a corrosive substance was thrown on to them through their auto windows. The pair were out celebrating Khan's 21st birthday. Muhktar was put into an induced coma following the attack, while Resham underwent a skin graft. He will remain in custody until then. Tomlin, of Colman Road, Canning Town, east London, handed himself in to police on Sunday.
  • LaBeouf released from jail

    LaBeouf released from jail

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    He posted $7,000 (£5,400) bail on Sunday (09Jul17) and was released from a Chatham County jail. The police report states that LaBeouf asked a bystander for a cigarette and became "aggressive" when he was refused one. This is the latest in a series of arrests for LaBeouf. His most recent film roles include a part as a misfit selling magazines in "American Honey", a drama that came out past year, and as a soldier in 2014 war film "Fury".
  • Ranbir Kapoor takes the blame for cutting Govinda's role in Jagga Jasoos

    Ranbir Kapoor takes the blame for cutting Govinda's role in Jagga Jasoos

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    The film features Katrina Kaif with Ranbir Kapoor, with whom she has earlier starred in films like Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahani and Raajneeti . I won't be attending IIFA this year, but Katrina is performing this year. Ranbir could not stop himself and joined them on stage. "Ranbir" from the audience. The actors during their school visit shared their school memories with the children and added that they miss their school days.
  • Fresh G20 clashes in Hamburg, police cars torched

    Fresh G20 clashes in Hamburg, police cars torched

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    Violent confrontations between police and protesters continued in Hamburg in the early hours of Sunday morning, even after all of the G20 leaders had left. "These are not demonstrators, they are criminals", said Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere. German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel condemned the violence, saying "Germany's reputation is severely affected internationally by the events in Hamburg".
  • Basking in Baahubali's success, Prabhas all set for follow-up, Saaho

    Basking in Baahubali's success, Prabhas all set for follow-up, Saaho

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    He expressed his feelings on social media stating that the entire team owes the success of the films to filmmaker S.S. Rajamouli. However, her weight has become a bone of contention. "Now, Bollywood sources reported that she is out of Prabhas" next, non-Baahubali movie " Saaho " and who is responsible for this? However, it seems that due to an injury on sets the process got delayed.
  • Lions escape from South Africa's Kruger National Park

    Lions escape from South Africa's Kruger National Park

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    The lions were seen in Matsulu village and authorities are asking residents to be vigilant. Four lions have escaped from the Kruger National Park, SA National Parks said yesterday. "KNP Rangers and their counterparts at Mpumalanga Tourism and Parks Agency (MTPA) are in the area searching for the lions and we will give details as soon as they have appraised us"‚ said KNP's spokesperson‚ William Mabasa.
  • Arsene Wenger to hand Alexandre Lacazette his Arsenal debut in Sydney

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    He is expected to take over from Olivier Giroud in the Arsenal offensive department and Winterburn has urged the fans to be patient with the 26-year-old. For me it would have to be central midfield and one of the best players in recent Premier League history in that position may just be available to Arsenal in the shape of Nemanja Matic.
  • OR woman gets probation for in-flight licking and groping aboard Alaska Airlines

    OR woman gets probation for in-flight licking and groping aboard Alaska Airlines

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    Prosecutor Ravi Sinha said: "Miss McKinney did so with the intent to humiliate and harass the victim". The 19-year-old victim told police that she had been touched on the breast and genitals by a fellow female passenger. After the arrest, McKinney's fiance told jail guards that she doesn't metabolize alcohol like the majority of people, and "this is what happens" as a result.
  • G20 draft text fuses United States climate isolation with deal on innovation

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    Since Trump quit the Paris accord on climate change, California and a dozen other states have vowed to not only stick with the agreement, but also step up their emission reduction efforts to push the rest of the country along. "Time and again, world leaders have affirmed that the Paris agreement lays the foundation for a safer and prosperous pathway", said Andrew Steer, the president and CEO of the World Resources Institute.