• The Tony Awards Part 4: All Things Dear Evan Hansen

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    The event hosted by Kevin Spacy, featured standout performances by Platt who sang "Waving Through a Window" from Dear Evan Hansen , David Hyde Pierce who performed "Penny in my Pocket" from Hello, Dolly! and Cythia Erivio and Hamilton's Leslie Odom Jr.
  • John McCain says American leadership was better under Obama than Trump

    John McCain says American leadership was better under Obama than Trump

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    Trump's tweets criticizing London Mayor Sadiq Khan , which came shortly after a terror attack that left eight dead and dozens injured. The long-serving conservative who frequently criticised Mr Obama's foreign policy said Mr Trump's penchant for inflammatory tweets sent a message that "America doesn't want to lead".
  • Brazil's electoral court keeps Temer in office

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    The court voted 4-3 to acquit the Rousseff-Temer ticket, avoiding the removal of Temer, who has been besieged by economic recession and corruption scandals since replacing Rousseff a year ago. Temer's statement also reiterated that the government has never tried to constrain Operation Car Wash , the sprawling corruption investigation that has ensnared much of Brazil's political elite.
  • Cosby set for 3rd day of sexual assault trial

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    Allyn reports that the woman was subjected to a tough cross-examination by Cosby's attorney, who attempted to show that her memory was incorrect. He gave her wine as well, she said. One other accuser, Kelly Johnson , was allowed to testify as prosecutors seek to establish that Cosby's alleged assault was part of a pattern. "I felt that if I had gone to the police, that Mr.
  • Penguins Take Down Predators To Repeat As Stanley Cup Champions

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    Nashville Predators fans watch the action during a screening of Game 6 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup final between the Pittsburgh Penguins and the Predators on June 11, 2017, in Nashville, Tenn. The stingy Predators found Pittsburgh was up to the task, with the Penguins taking the first two games on home ice. However, the officials disallowed the goal, ruling that the whistle had blown before the puck crossed the line .
  • British police arrest another man in London Bridge attack probe

    British police arrest another man in London Bridge attack probe

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    Meanwhile, detectives from the Metropolitan police's counter-terrorism command are searching the address and another in Barking where a 28-year-old man was arrested on Saturday, reports Guardian. "Information came over the radio that they were wearing suicide vests". "From updates on the radio, we were aware that people had got out the van and were attacking people in the market", he said.
  • Select list of winners of the 2017 Tony Awards

    Select list of winners of the 2017 Tony Awards

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    It also won best score for its young composers, Benj Pasek and Justin Paul, already Oscar winners for the movie " La La Land ". Citing "the times we're living in", American Theatre Wing president Heather Hitchens reflected that "people are finding ways to respond to that and grapple with that".
  • Who won what at the Tony Awards?

    Who won what at the Tony Awards?

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    During the final moments of the awards show, Kevin Spacey , Robin Wright and Michael Kelly came out on stage as their House of Cards characters to give Lin-Manuel Miranda the envelope to announce the Best Musical victor. Nixon was named best featured actress in a play for a revival of Lillian Hellman's The Little Foxes , about a greedy southern family's underhanded business practices.
  • Witness Katy Perry's life in weekend-long live-stream

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    Known attention-seeker Katy Perry is live streaming her whole damn weekend right now, so you can WITNESS her day-to-day existence as she promotes her new album of the same name. "I had this interview before and I could just tell they had an agenda and I get it they have editors, bosses", she said. "I love being Katy Perry , and I'm not saying anything about Katy Perry , but I was born Katheryn Hudson and I think people are going to start seeing more of that, because I was ...
  • America's Cup: Outteridge, Jensen turn tables on Lake Macquarie mate

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    Emirates Team New Zealand capsized Tuesday at the start of an America's Cup challenger semifinal race against Britain on Bermuda's stormy Great Sound , throwing three crewmen into the water and extensively damaging its 50-foot catamaran. But after making a crucial error in the first race and allowing New Zealand to get past them, Artemis Racing sailed a near flawless race in their second encounter to level the series.
  • Trump withdrawal from climate deal

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    As is so often his approach, Trump did leave a back door open to returning to the Paris agreement by suggesting that he would be willing to "negotiate" the terms of USA participation in the future. These aren't just the conclusions of the overwhelming majority of climate scientists, they are also shared by the U.S. Department of Defense . Rather, they acknowledge the need to be players on the worldwide energy negotiation field and to be in the room making deals when decisions are made.