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"Love, Simon" And "American Crime" Actor Joey Pollari Comes Out As Gay

His indie comedy The Broken Hearts Club (2000) was notable at the time for not being about important issues, with gay characters just living their lives. Jenn...


Aarushi-Hemraj murder case: Supreme Court admits pleas challenging Talwars' acquittal

The court also granted leave in the appeal filed by CBI as its counsel told the bench that the investigating agency too has moved the court against Allaha...


United jet diverted due to pet on wrong flight

Some types of animals are prohibited from flying on any flight. "I just think about him every day at school and I can't concentrate", she said. The trip fro...


Supreme Court turns down GOP request to block Pennsylvania congressional map

Pennsylvania Governor Thomas Wolf said in court papers that 150 candidates relied on the new map as they collected signatures to appear on the ballot. "The Plai...


Were Analysts Bearish Duke Realty Corporation (NYSE:DRE) This Week?

Robert W. Baird maintained the shares of SLG in report on Thursday, January 25 with "Buy" rating. FBR Capital maintained the shares of O in report on Monday, ...


USA may exempt our steel from tariffs: S. Korea

They also discussed the possible meeting between Trump and Kim, it said. Trump then agreed to meet Kim by the end of May, but North Korea has yet to confirm t...


Hero 9/11 Ferry Captain Dies of Cancer

Phelan was a captain of the Statue of Liberty ferry at the time of the attacks. Phelan turned his tour boat into a rescue vessel and played a key role in wh...


Xi Jinping unanimously re-elected Chinese President, CMC chairman

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today Congratulated Chinese president Xi Jinping on his re-election for a second five-year time period and said that he seems a...


US wants reform in WTO

An interaction between industry representatives, the WTO DG and Commerce Ministry officials was organised by the CII on Monday. He added that the global trade...


Aggies Basketball: Texas A&M flexes in Charlotte with convincing win over Heels

Sophomore forward Robert Williams said the Aggies took the game chunk by chunk and didn't get too concerned with the game as a whole. Fifth-seed DePaul had a ...


Pompeo to meet Tillerson, US senators on transition

Corker said last week that he did not know Pompeo, and might have met him only once. In today's heated, partisan climate, the political attacks are predictabl...


Putin pledges to reduce Russian Federation military spending

Vladimir Putin has won a fourth term as Russia's president, adding six years in the Kremlin for the man who has led the world's largest country for all of ...


IDF soldier Azaria has sentence cut by third, set for May release

Elor Azaria was initially sentenced to 18 months in prison for the 2016 killing of Abdul Fatah al-Sharif in the occupied West Bank city of Hebron. An Israeli ...


Putin eyes fourth term as Russians go to polls

He told a meeting of supporters afterwards that hard times were ahead, but that Russian Federation had a chance to make "a breakthrough". The overwhelming...


Meet Gabriel Jimenez, Venezuela's Cryptocurrency 'Genius' and Former Congress Intern

Issuing an executive order , the president said the order comes "in light of recent actions taken by the Maduro regime to attempt to circumvent United States ...


'SATC' Star Cynthia Nixon Miranda's Running for NY Gov!

One of those issues is transportation policy, which contributed to a plunge in Mr Cuomo's popularity last July amid his "summer of hell" forecast for New York ...


Dozens of US Business Groups Warn Trump Against China Tariffs

The organizations said in a letter sent to Trump on Sunday that potential tariffs on China would raise prices on consumer goods, kill jobs and drive down fina...


Telangana CM Chandrashekhar Rao meets Mamata Banerjee to form third front

Accompanied by a group of his party leaders and bureaucrats from Telangana government, KCR flew to Kolkata by a special flight in the after noon to meet Wes...


John Oliver trolls Mike Pence with a book about a gay bunny

Oliver's rival book, A Day In The Life of Marlon Bundo , illustrated by E.G. Keller, tells the story of the same pet as he falls in love with and marries anoth...


With 97% votes counted, Putin has 76

This win should be a Putin-led Russian Federation in anticipation of 2024, the post which he is constitutionally appreciative to stand down anyway. Pamfilov...


Russian Federation says 23 British diplomats must leave within a week

Any move by Britain to cut its gas imports from Russia would be "politically motivated", the Russian energy minister said on Thursday, amid a worsening rift b...


Paralympian wins seat in SA election

Dodging questions over whether or not he will put up his hand, Mr Koutsantonis says the party has some great talent to choose from after Jay Weatherill confirme...


Observers see little competition in Russian vote

Among the first world leaders to congratulate Putin was Chinese President Xi Jinping, who has just been handed a second term himself and has gained a path to in...


Chemical weapons experts heading to United Kingdom in Russian Federation spy case

The statement said the government could take further measures if Britain takes any more "unfriendly" moves toward Russian Federation. Asked whether he was s...


Say hello to Sikander aka Salman Khan from Race 3 — Poster Alert

Named Sikhander, the new member of Race team is apparently "Selfless over Selfish" as quoted by the actor himself. In the poster, Salman Khan is seen in a for...


Pawan Kalyan targets TDP for graft in Andhra Pradesh

As his party readies to move a no-confidence motion in Parliament, Naidu was addressing minority wing members in Andhra Pradesh on Monday. Chandrababu too g...


Finally, Geelani passes on Tehreek baton to lifelong aide Sehrai

Veteran Kashmiri separatist leader, octogenarian Syed Ali Shah Geelani has stepped down from the post of chairman of Tehreek-e-Hurriyat (TeH). "The decision was...


UP Bypoll Results Not Referendum On Yogi Adityanath Government: Amit Shah

Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath knows this best as voices of dissent get shriller in the ruling BJP after the debacle in Lok Sabha byelections in ...


European Union to investigate Cambridge Analytica's alleged misuse of Facebook users' private data

The move would knock $23.8 billion off the social network's market value of $538 billion as of Friday's close and shares in other social media companies includi...


Amber Alert issued for missing El Paso Co boy

Biridiana Dominguez, the boy's sister, spoke with Denver7's Amanda del Castillo, telling her the boy "brought a lot of joy to our family". The El Paso County ...


China appoints US-trained central banker

He had been the head of the General Office of the ruling Communist Party's Central Leading Group for Financial and Economic Affairs and a vice minister of the N...


'Good progress' toward Brexit transition deal with EU

Barnier said Britain must continue to respect EU laws and would continue to benefit from Europe's single market and customs union during the transition peri...


Jacqueline Fernandez sizzles in Ek Do Teen from Baaghi 2

The song, originally choreographed by Saroj Khan, has been redesigned by Ganesh Acharya along with Ahmed Khan. The music has been recreated by Sandeep Shirodk...


Putin Wins Fresh Six-Year Term in Russian Election

In a surprising turn of events another newcomer to presidential politics, former TV-personality Ksenia Sobchak, is set to surpass all other minor opposition fig...


Karnataka to recommend separate religion status for Lingayats, Veerashaivas

A cabinet meeting headed by Chief Minister Siddaramaiah today, after hours of discussion, chose to accept the report of a committee headed by a retired high cou...


Controversial Saudi prince Mohammed Bin Salman heads to White House

Interviewer Norah O'Donnell pressed bin Salman on rights women are still denied, including the country's guardianship laws that require women to ask permissio...


Hundreds of schools receive hoax bomb threat emails

Cardinal Road School in Feltham, Hounslow, is one of the schools evacuated in London . "Apparently not just us". Our Lady Immaculate Catholic Primary school ...


Global monitors slam Russian election as 'overly controlled'

According to central election commission data with 90 percent of ballots counted, Putin took 76.4 percent of the vote, well ahead of his nearest competitor Comm...


President Trump Set To Roll Out Plan To Combat Opioids

The plan includes three main pieces: reducing the over-prescription of, and demand for, opioids; cutting off the supply of illegal drugs inside the USA and ...


Xi congratulates Putin on election as Russian president

According to central election commission data with half of votes counted, Putin took 75% of the vote, well ahead of his nearest competitor Communist Party candi...


Boy shoots sister in argument over video game controller

By the police account, the boy grabbed the gun and shot his sister in the head earlier that afternoon when she wouldn't give up the controller. The 13-year-ol...


Is there a future for Ant and Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway?

The Sun have also reported that Ant swerved into the wrong lane, and allegedly crashed his Mini into two other vehicles, with his mum Christine also said to ...


Officials Wanted Suspected Florida Shooter Nikolas Cruz Committed in 2016

Officials in Parkland, Florida, were so anxious about Nikolas Cruz's mental stability that they decided he should be forcibly committed. A commitment under ...


Lalu Prasad convicted in fourth fodder scam case; Jagannath Mishra acquitted

The over ₹900-crore fodder scam cases relate to illegal withdrawal of money from government treasury in different districts in the Animal Husbandry department...


Nitin Gadkari Withdraws defamation Case After Kejriwal's Written Apology

In the letter issued to Majithia, Kejriwal had written, "In the recent past, I made certain statements and allegations against you regarding your alleged invo...


Asean leaders back sanctions vs North Korea

Asean also called for the "complete, verifiable and irreversible denuclearisation of the Korean Peninsula" and urged all United Nations members to strictly appl...


70 homes lost in NSW coastal town bushfire

The wildfire, fuelled by strong winds and high temperatures, spread rapidly over an area of 1,070 hectares but the fire service finally managed to control it du...


United States has 'very good' talks with Europeans on Iran ultimatum

The European Union has said it would provide legal protections for its companies and banks, and it could coordinate these efforts with other countries, who coul...


Russian elections in Crimea 'cannot be recognised': Polish foreign ministry

In the four years since the illegal annexation of the peninsula, the human rights situation has deteriorated, with residents facing systematic restrictions of...


Aung San Suu Kyi cancels only Australian public appearance

Australia's Attorney General has said he would not allow the lawsuit, lodged by activist lawyers in Melbourne on behalf of Australia's Rohingya community, to pr...