• US Treasury chief: trade partners like Trump policies

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    He said they understand that "we don't want to be protectionist, but we reserve our right to be protectionist to the extent we believe trade is not free and fair". "Many of us, including myself and Dr. Schaeuble (German Finance Minister), told Mr. Mnuchin that it is unthinkable that in the weeks and months to come, we can allow the established framework to be debated", Michel Sapin, Finance Minister of France, said.
  • Met Gala 2017: The 15 Most Memorable Looks From Fashion's Big Night

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    Earning some major fashion cred for sticking to the theme, she sported a bright red , armless creation straight from Comme des Garcons collection last season. Several stars were spotted smoking cigarettes in the bathroom during Monday night's Met Gala - which is illegal in New York City. Shortly after Tweeting a photo of herself in her gorgeous black and crimson gown, Girls star Lena Dunham shared a shot of the moment she was caught gazing at singer Joe Jonas, wearing an nearly ...
  • Emma Watson celebrates historic MTV award win in gender-free acting category

    Emma Watson celebrates historic MTV award win in gender-free acting category

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    But those Also nominated for best kiss this year were such duos: Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone for "La La Land", and Emma Watson and Dan Stevens for "Beauty and the Beast". "Tom me, it indicates that acting is about the ability to put yourself in someone else's shoes", she said. MTV announced earlier this year that it got rid of gender division categories , which meant that there would no longer be separate acting categories for men and women.
  • Box Office Report: 'Guardians' Smash, 'Fate' Hits A Milestone

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    That represents a 54% improvement on the first Guardians' opening weekend, which totaled $94.3 million back in 2014. In second place was F. Gary Gray's Fate of the Furious , dropping 57% to haul an additional $8.5 million. " Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 ". Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 is written and directed by James Gunn and stars Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana , Dave Bautista , Vin Diesel , Bradley Cooper , Michael Rooker, Karen Gillan, Pom Klementieff , Elizabeth Debicki , Chris ...
  • Inmate killed after taking hostage at hospital

    Inmate killed after taking hostage at hospital

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    She said she heard a nurse yell, "Code silver", which she knew, because she works at a hospital, meant "active shooter". Pat Gengler of the Kane County Sheriff's Department. Patients were safe and secure during the incident, a hospital official said. "Unfortunately, just a short while ago, the negotiations broke down", Gengler said.
  • Eurovision: Pop, Politics, Dancing Ape - But No Russia

    Eurovision: Pop, Politics, Dancing Ape - But No Russia

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    There had been a dispute over whether Julia Samoylova would be allowed to attend because she had toured in Crimea in 2015 after it was annexed by Russian Federation. Songs must be performed live, be no longer than three minutes and can be sung in any language . This part is where it gets political: Phone voters can not vote for their home country, so theoretically someone with a Swedish cell phone number can not vote for a Swedish song.
  • Sally Yates Testimony Blows Trump Russia Scandal Wide Open

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    But progress has been slow amid Democratic accusations that Republicans are stalling the investigation to protect the White House. Yates stated that she has no way of knowing "what, if anything" was done about the matter, and that "If nothing was done, then certainly that would be concerning".
  • Sean Hannity Says He Plans to Stay at Fox News

    Sean Hannity Says He Plans to Stay at Fox News

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    According to writer Gabriel Sherman , who has always been a watchdog of Fox News and has sourced many high profile stories about the network, Fox News may not be out of the woods yet. "A Fox News executive who complained to ousted co-president Bill Shine about how her male colleague's treatment of women at the company was told "[the colleague] was a necessary evil", New York Magazine's Gabriel Sherman reports .
  • Liberty announces 2018 football schedule

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    More bad news for Liberty. Liberty will be an FBS independent in 2018 and a full-fledged FBS program in 2019 as it makes the transition from FCS. "We played a great game in Norfolk in 2013 and I expect the same thing at their place", said Wilder.
  • Fury: No warm-up before fighting Joshua

    Fury: No warm-up before fighting Joshua

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    Convinced of this respected journalist "ESPN" Dan Rafael. As it stands, I think the best chance of a Fury fight is April 2018, at Wembley. I don't feel like a loser. "You heard it yourself, how Joshua didn't mention my name knowing I'm next for him but he called out Fury after", he said. "I like to entertain and if that s a fight that will bring entertainment to the sport again, then I would love to be involved", added Joshua, nicknamed AJ.
  • President Trump Threatens to Cancel White House Press Briefings

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    In a series of early morning tweets , Trump assailed critics and the media over their response to Comey's ouster, and threatened to cancel daily news briefings at the White House. "He was leading an active counterintelligence investigation into any links between the Trump campaign and the Russian government or its representatives, and whether there was any coordination between the campaign and Russia's efforts to interfere in our election".