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Hastings said that Netflix's user base is still well short of some of the audiences pulled in by other web giants, but he noted that unlike YouTube and Facebook , Netflix is a pay service and not as deep into global markets. " That is not a strategy that we think is smart for us since we believe we can earn more viewing and satisfaction from spending that money on movies and TV shows ", Netflix said.
  • South Korea on heightened alert as isolated North readies for army celebration

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    But North Korea's Ambassador to the United Nations has warned nuclear war may break out at any moment, accusing the U.S. of turning the Korean Peninsula into the "world's biggest hotspot". Tensions have escalated over North Korean moves to accelerate its arms programs, including developing an intercontinental ballistic missile that could reach the United States and announcing that a declared priority is to develop a hydrogen bomb.
  • Kamal Haasan To Explain Mahabharata Remarks In A Court

    Kamal Haasan To Explain Mahabharata Remarks In A Court

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    Parvananda Swami had told PTI , "It is unbecoming of actor Kamal Haasan to hurt the sentiments of any religious community, including Christians and Muslims". The report further said, "In Mahabharata , Panchali was used as. collateral". He has needlessly criticised Mahabharat, which is a revered epic of the Hindus along with Ramayana.
  • Sean Spicer On Comparing Assad To Hitler

    Sean Spicer On Comparing Assad To Hitler

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    Spicer was referencing Nazi leader Adolf Hitler in an attempt to criticize Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad for using chemical weapons within his country. Veep's press secretary McLintock (Matt Walsh) is shown asking into his iPhone after the footage of Spicer's gaffe from the real White House briefing room.
  • NBA scores: Cavaliers take 2-0 series lead over Pacers

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    If we had the answers we'd probably be up in this series right now. This was the first time that LeBron, Love and Kyrie all had at least 25 points in the same playoff game since joining forces in advance of the 2015 season. "We're gonna move on and come out ready to play". "And he had that mindset, came in and executed, and it's hard to come off the bench right after halftime".
  • Bill O'Reilly ousted from Fox News amid harassment allegations

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    He had initially planned to return to his The O'Reilly Factor show on April 24, but as outrage mounted and new allegations of inappropriate behaviour surfaced, it became clear the company could no longer afford to back the star who helped bring Fox News to prominence almost 20 years ago.
  • Singer Cuba Gooding Sr found dead in his vehicle

    Singer Cuba Gooding Sr found dead in his vehicle

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    ABC7 reports that the 72-year-old was found in a 2012 silver Jaguar in Woodland Hills. Along with Cuba Jr., Omar is an actor and rapper, April is an actress and comedian, and Tommy is a musician. In it, Gooding plays a comedic father name Anthony Stallworth. The daughter, April Gooding is known for her work on Life of a King (2013), InAPPropriate Comedy (2013) and Like Mike (2002).
  • Cavs make big comeback, go up 3-0

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    Cleveland is 12-0 when starting 2-0 in the postseason. For the second straight game, the Indiana Pacers nearly came back against the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 2 of their first-round series . A three-pointer on the buzzer from Kyrie Irving handed Cleveland a 96-78 lead heading into the fourth quarter, an 18-point cushion. One of Cleveland's best perimeter defenders, Smith has been assigned to IN star Paul George IN the series .
  • Eddie Murphy's brother, 57, dies of leukaemia

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    Even fans on Twitter couldn't help but mention the comedian's sketch with Prince in their RIP tweets because who doesn't hope the two are playing basketball and eating pancakes in heaven? A veteran actor who first appeared in 1989's Harlem Nights as a minor character, then played his first featured role in 1993's CB4, Murphy achieved his highest profile while working on Chappelle's Show .
  • Manchester City score two goals in quick succession

    Manchester City score two goals in quick succession

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    I had no reason, Willy is training good. It's just a big congratulations to him. Asked if he ever tried to sign Silva for his former club, Guardiola simply smiled and said, "he was so expensive, so expensive". In the 64th minute, Raheem Sterling provided an assist for Fabian Delph who rifled a superb finish into the far corner for City's third goal. It strengthened City's grip on fourth place and would have completed a flawless afternoon for Guardiola, had Claudio Bravo's troubles not ...
  • British Labour Party leader refuses to rule out second referendum on Brexit

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    Meanwhile, sterling has held onto gains this afternoon, rising 0.16% against the dollar to US$1.2798. Praising MPs for backing her during a stump speech in the north-west of England, the PM said: "It's great to be here in Bolton, fresh from the House of Commons, fresh from winning a vote in the House of Commons, which has approved my decision to hold a general election on June 8".