• Twitter blocks political ad over claim against Planned Parenthood

    Twitter blocks political ad over claim against Planned Parenthood

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    An ad, however, reaches people who have not actively sought out Blackburn's opinions by following her Twitter account, and therefore the company holds it to a different standard. "I know the left calls me a wingnut or a knuckle-dragging conservative", Blackburn said in the video. She also claims to have stopped Planned Parenthood, a nonprofit organization that provides reproductive health care and sex education services, from selling baby body parts.
  • 'Blade Runner 2049' tops the box office

    'Blade Runner 2049' tops the box office

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    Besides, who knows, Blade Runner 2049 might jump into the Academy Awards the same way George Miller's dystopian science fiction movie Mad Max: Fury Road did back in 2015. "Where we did do business was in the major markets". Blade Runner 2049 is ahead of another new entrant in the rankings: The mountain between us, from Hany Abu-Assad, in which two strangers - Kate Winslet and Idris Elba - are trying to get out after the crash of their small plane in the middle of a chain of ...
  • Why Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT) Stock is Surging Today

    Why Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT) Stock is Surging Today

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    Iridian Asset Management Limited Liability Corporation Ct owns 2,500 shares. Amazon .com Inc. recently partnered with Kohl's so that customers in Los Angeles and Chicago can drop off goods bought through Amazon at Kohl's stores, where employees pack and ship those items back at no cost.
  • Gillian Anderson Is Done With 'The X-Files' After Season 11

    Gillian Anderson Is Done With 'The X-Files' After Season 11

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    Furthermore, a Fox spokesperson said in a statement to Screen Rant that Anderson "has not commented on returning as it's premature in that she is now filming the new event series". "No, no, I think this will be it for me." Carter also promised an action-packed season. "[She] has her own special take on the show", Carter said.
  • All Blacks praise proud Springboks

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    But they held on to finish the southern hemisphere championship with a 100 percent success rate for a second successive year. Australia will pip South Africa for second place if they defeat bottom-of-the-table Argentina in Mendoza later on Saturday.
  • Dove apologizes for racially insensitive Facebook advertisement

    Dove apologizes for racially insensitive Facebook advertisement

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    Screenshots of the advertisement were circulated by American makeup artist Naomi Leann Blake , which went viral and was re-posted over a thousand times on Facebook and Twitter . And many had issues with the lackluster apology Dove offered to its customers and followers. Gawker wrote at the time, "Dove VisibleCare body wash: 'Visibly more lovely skin.' Bye-bye black skin, hello white skin!" The advert appeared to show a black woman turning white after using their soap.
  • Ortiz booted, Wilder-Stiverne II to take place on November 4

    Ortiz booted, Wilder-Stiverne II to take place on November 4

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    The WBC said in a statement: "The WBC has concluded the process according to its Clean Boxing Program protocol in the adverse finding of Luis Ortiz ". 'In the first fight, I broke my hand in the third round, and I still dominated. Stiverne, 39, remains the only fighter to go the distance with "The Bronze Bomber" in 38 bouts, but has fought just once since the reverse and has been out of the ring for nearly two years.
  • The Las Vegas shooter allegedly booked rooms overlooking Lollapalooza

    The Las Vegas shooter allegedly booked rooms overlooking Lollapalooza

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    Officals briefed on the investigation still don't know the motive behind the Las Vegas shooting and are trying to figure out what the Boston and Chicago research was all about. On 1 October, he opened fire on the country music concert taking place below. Stephen Paddock , the 64-year-old man from Mesquite, Nevada, who shot and killed 58 people and injured 500 more, was scouting both Chicago and Boston, NBC reported.