• Tillerson meets with Putin in Moscow

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    Turkey's health minister said Tuesday that test results confirm sarin was used in the deadly attack earlier this month. "We will continue to work with our worldwide partners to put an end to the use of chemical weapons". It was not the first meeting between the two men. And Putin, who USA intelligence agencies say tried to help Trump get elected, insisted that relations with the US had only gone downhill since Trump took office in January.
  • Harry Styles could miss out on number one after streaming glitch

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    Listen to more of Styles' interview with Nick Grimshaw below. He says he's only spoken to her "a little", but is a huge admirer of hers, saying she "leads by example". "The whole album finished then my stepdad said, 'I've one question, where did you get the duck from, how did you get a duck in the studio?' I was like, 'That was me, thanks'".
  • German media: police probe note's authenticity

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    Spanish defender Marc Bartra was hurt in the wrist and arm and underwent an operation. The match was postponed until today 1645 GMT, with Watzke vowing that his side "will not give in to terror". "None of us are scared", he said. One of the team's players was injured in the attack. Bartra joined the club from Barcelona past year, and his former club were quick to wish him well.
  • United States toughens stance as Tillerson arrives in Moscow

    United States toughens stance as Tillerson arrives in Moscow

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    As G7 ministers urged a new diplomatic push to end the conflict and create a lasting peace for a unified Syria , Tillerson said: "Our hope is Bashar al-Assad will not be part of that future". Navy war ships fired off 59 cruise missiles targeting an air base in central Syria. It wasn't clear what the punishment would be for a Russian government that has used its military might to help Assad and his array of allies score a series of battlefield successes in their six-year war with Syrian ...
  • Morata reveals he 'spoke directly' to Conte over transfer

    Morata reveals he 'spoke directly' to Conte over transfer

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    However, while the pair barely crossed paths in Turin, Morata has spoken of his admiration for the current Blues boss. The Spain worldwide was linked with a move to the Premier League last summer and told The Guardian that he spoke directly to Conte and Tottenham Hotspur manager, Mauricio Pochettino.
  • To Not Even Consider Booking Kate Bush at Coachella Was a Mistake

    To Not Even Consider Booking Kate Bush at Coachella Was a Mistake

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    Reflecting on the outrage, Goldenvoice CEO Paul Tollett tells The New Yorker , "No one wants to wake up to see a headline that says, 'Coachella owner anti-gay.' I was offended". Bush hit the British charts for the first time in 1978 with Wuthering Heights which, amazingly, made her the first British female vocalist to hit number 1 with a self-penned song.
  • United CEO: Law Enforcement Will No Longer Remove Overbooked Passengers

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    According to passengers' accounts, the incident started when the airline tried to find four passengers to get off the overbooked flight so they could accommodate airline employees who needed to get to its Louisville destination. In a video posted online, a United Airlines passenger is shown with a bloody face after he was forced off an overbooked flight on Sun., April 9, 2017, by officers at Chicago O'Hare airport.
  • Baby Driver Second International Trailer Released

    Baby Driver Second International Trailer Released

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    We get some adorable new shots of Ansel Elgort falling for a waitress played by Lily James , not to mention some slick new shots of the incredible stunt driving done in the movie. Baby suffers from tinnitus, and listens to music to drown out the ringing in his ears. That preview explained more of the premise and story, while a new global trailer debuting on Tuesday focuses more on the exciting vehicle chases, action, and the music - notably Golden Earring's "Radar Love" here.
  • J. Geils, Longtime Leader of The J. Geils Band, Dies at 71

    J. Geils, Longtime Leader of The J. Geils Band, Dies at 71

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    Geils Band to the MTV audience in a big way; the band now had fans who knew little about their history as a hot R&B/blues cover band. He was found dead at his home in Groton, Massachusetts, on Tuesday [April 11, 2017]. The J. Geils Band was founded in Worcester, Mass., in the late 1960s, as two separate groups of musicians joined forces. Geils served as the band's guitarist and vocalist.
  • Comedian Charlie Murphy, brother of Eddie, dies at 57

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    According to IMDB.com, Murphy appeared in 52 acting roles including the TV series " Black Jesus " and the Eddie Murphy movie " Norbit ". They have two children together, and Murphy has another child from a previous relationship. He was being treated with chemotherapy, and family members reportedly said they were stunned by his death, as he was seemingly getting better. "Because the shit was amusing".