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Police shot and killed Cheurfi - identified from his fingerprints - during the incident, and later found a pump-action shotgun and knives in his auto. "This war against us is ceaseless and merciless", said Le Pen in an address, lambasting the "monstrous totalitarian ideology" behind the attack. French President Francois Hollande promised "absolute vigilance, particularly with regard to the electoral process" and paid tribute to the police.
  • Stephen Metcalfe MP welcomes vote for General Election

    Stephen Metcalfe MP welcomes vote for General Election

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    Experts predict that her ruling Conservative Party could win around 100 more seats at the election on 8 June, which should bolster support for her Brexit plan - a prospect that has strengthened the pound. More than 500 MPs voted in favour of an election . May enjoys a runaway lead in opinion polls over the main opposition Labour Party, and the British economy has so far defied predictions of a slowdown, offering her a strong base to launch a poll some lawmakers described as "opportunistic".
  • Starbucks barista loses it over unicorn frappuccino

    Starbucks barista loses it over unicorn frappuccino

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    Starbucks released its limited edition Unicorn Frappuccino complete with "fairy powders", causing everyone to rush out to try it. Finally, customers have the details on what a Unicorn Frappucino is , and how to get one. "I've never made so many Frappuccinos in my entire life!" It's not the first time Starbucks has jumped on a craze. In his impassioned rant, Burson implores his viewers to avoid ordering the drink at all costs.
  • Bill O'Reilly takes a fall

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    Now, a series of sexual harassment complaints has brought down O'Reilly, who built his Fox career on pandering to the right wing and hurling insults at President Obama, President Clinton and Hillary Clinton. "You know, more power to the good things that Fox News is doing but, yep, culture had to change there", she said. However, O'Reilly said that the claims are unfounded and that his departure is disheartening.
  • Pearl Jam, Tupac Shakur, Journey, Joan Baez inducted

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    Mike McCready isn't just the lead guitarist of almost inducted Rock and Roll Hall of Famers Pearl Jam-he's also quite the photographer. Alicia Keys performed a medley of Shakur's songs on piano, including "Dear Mama" and "Changes". Harris pointed out that Journey's popularity with music fans was made clear a year ago when the band "ran away with" the Rock Hall's online public vote.
  • Eddie Murphy's older brother loses leukaemia battle

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    Charlie's wife, Tisha Taylor Murphy , died in 2009 from cervical cancer. Charlie Murphy penned the scripts for Norbit and Vampire in Brooklyn, as well as being one of the creative forces behind Chappelle's Show. Charlie had been seeking treatment with chemotherapy and his family including his younger brother Eddie , was shocked by his death because it was believed he would be getting better.
  • RNC's McDaniel: Ossoff 'Least Qualified' to Represent Georgia

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    Handel, a former Georgia secretary of state, did not mention Trump during a 10-minute speech on Tuesday night, according to local media. Democrat Jon Ossoff ended up as the top vote getter in a crowded field of 18 candidates vying to fill a vacant seat in the House of Representatives.
  • Macmillan backs Bill O'Reilly after Fox News sacking

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    The announcement followed growing reports that the corporation headed by Rupert Murdoch meant to sack the veteran host and just hours after the right-wing television personality was photographed shaking hands with Pope Francis in Rome. Fox News has since settled with former network personality Gretchen Carlson , who sued the company, citing harassment from Ailes. She described O'Reilly's behaviour when they returned to the bar afterwards as "hostile".
  • New England Patriots defend crowd attendance at Trump visit

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    Soon after that game, several prominent Patriots players - including Martellus Bennett, LeGarrette Blount, Devin McCourty, and Alan Branch - specifically said that they would not go because of President Donald Trump. 2017. Thirty-six players attended in 2002. The account later noted that while the Patriots' more recent visit had fewer players in attendance, the delegation at the White House "was roughly the same" to 2015.
  • Tip led to discovery of Elizabeth Thomas, Tad Cummins

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    Giordano said the cabin was located about a 30-minute drive from a commune known as Black Bear Ranch, but there was no indication that the pair spent any time there. "We are just glad to have her home and my partner and I put up the reward to bring her home so we are just glad to have her home and we are ready to write a check", he said.