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Author: 0 Exhaust-ing ordeal: Woman gets head stuck in tailpipe

So, I guess that's how she found herself in the exhaust pipe . She was rescued and apparently unharmed after spending 45 minutes with her head stuck. She said she's not surprised the incident went viral, but wants people to know it wasn't as amusing as it looked. 'He has already fixed his exhaust and is going to be working on that.

Life&Culture Bourdain’s death means loss of a voice for immigrant workers
Author: 0 Bourdain’s death means loss of a voice for immigrant workers

Bourdain committed suicide in a hotel in France . Marilyn Hagerty was an octogenarian columnist for the Grand Forks Herald when her 2012 rave review for a new Olive Garden in her small South Dakota town went viral. "It's really too hard", she said. I don't remember many details, but it didn't happen because our schedules conflicted. The cause of his death was suicide.

Life&Culture The 'trend' that is troubling the US
Author: 0 The 'trend' that is troubling the US

Suicide is on the rise across the US, claiming the lives of almost 45,000 Americans age 10 or older in 2016, according to new data from the CDC . Middle-age adults had the highest increase . In more than half of all deaths in 27 states , the people had no known mental health condition when they ended their lives. The dramatic rise in opioid addiction also can't be overlooked, experts say , though untangling accidental from intentional deaths by overdose can be hard.

Life&Culture Amazon Fire TV Cube blends new with old
Author: 0 Amazon Fire TV Cube blends new with old

The Fire TV Cube is available for preorder today starting at $119 ($89 for Prime Members on June 7 and 8 only) and comes bundled with an ethernet adapter and an IR extender cable. With Sonos just announcing a soundbar with integrated Alexa , the Fire TV Cube looks like a way to make your existing setup better connected and all for an impressive price.

Life&Culture Fashion designer Kate Spade found dead, police say
Author: 0 Fashion designer Kate Spade found dead, police say

The fashion designer was found dead at age 55 in a bedroom of her NYC apartment on Tuesday, June 5. "I have yet to see any note left behind and am appalled that a private message to my daughter has been so heartlessly shared with the media", he said.

Life&Culture Adds 20 more Premier League matches to line-up from the 2019/20 season
Author: 0 Adds 20 more Premier League matches to line-up from the 2019/20 season

But Sky said after the auction in February that it had paid £3.58 billion ($5.8 billion) over three years for its matches, while BT Sport paid a total of £885 million. Amazon , which started as an online retailer, has built up an increasingly impressive sports portfolio and broadcasts the US Open tennis, ATP World Tour Tennis events - where they outbid Sky by offering £50 million - and National Football League games.

Author: 0 Floyd Mayweather again highest-paid athlete, per Forbes magazine

Forbes's sporting rich list is created after calculating an athlete's earnings from prize money, salaries and bonuses in the year to 1 June 2018. And by the way, in case you're wondering, to make the Forbes 100 cut, it was necessary to earn $22.9M, which is the amount generated by the last man on the list , Charlotte Hornets basketball player Nicolas Batum.

Life&Culture First lady to hang back on president's Camp David weekend
Author: 0 First lady to hang back on president's Camp David weekend

Melania's absence led to many people making widespread rumours and conspiracy theories. She was last spotted on May 10, when she joined her husband at Andrews Air Force Base to welcome home hostages from North Korea . "The First Lady looks forward to a full recovery so she can continue her work on behalf of children everywhere". The White House announced four days later that Mrs Trump had been treated in hospital for a kidney condition.

Life&Culture Tiger settles for final-round 72 at Memorial
Author: 0 Tiger settles for final-round 72 at Memorial

Meanwhile, Woods was first in the field in strokes gained, tee to green; first in strokes gained, approach to the green; and first in proximity to the hole, with an average of 23 feet, 8 inches. Tiger could easily have the lead at this point, but struggled with the putter and finds himself four shots back of the leader, Joaquin Niemann, who is looking to become the youngest victor on the PGA Tour since 1931.

Life&Culture World Cup friendly plus Neymar updates
Author: 0 World Cup friendly plus Neymar updates

Lasmar, my family, friends". Liverpool fans don't know how to feel about Philippe Coutinho's Anfield return. And how about the celebration with the Brazil national team's medical staff? Neymar , who had been out injured since breaking his foot in February, was introduced at the start of the second half.

Life&Culture Kim Kardashian West meets President Trump at the White House
Author: 0 Kim Kardashian West meets President Trump at the White House

But Kardashian planned to raise the case of Alice Marie Johnson , a grandmother imprisoned for a first time drug offence, according to a statement from one of Johnson's lawyers released in advance. It was revealed earlier this month that Kardashian West had spoken on the phone with Jared Kushner , Trump's son-in-law, to discuss potentially granting Johnson clemency.

Life&Culture This is where Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will honeymoon
Author: 0 This is where Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will honeymoon

Meghan's father did not attend the royal wedding earlier this month after reportedly having stents implanted in his blood vessels following a heart attack a week prior. 'They recently had security cameras installed around the perimeter'. For their post-wedding escape, the site adds, the couple will be staying at the lodge's 6,000-square-foot Outlook Cabin-which, fittingly, has been dubbed the Royal Retreat.

Life&Culture Cast of 'Roseanne' Might Star in a New Series Without Roseanne Barr
Author: 0 Cast of 'Roseanne' Might Star in a New Series Without Roseanne Barr

This last tweet she noticed seems to suggest that the Obama couple may have something to do with the cancelation of Roseanne because she mocked their Netflix deal before. She wrote of Sykes, "her tweet made ABC very nervous and they cancelled the show". Arnold said that Barr's support for President Donald Trump and her belief in conspiracy theories ― such as "Pizzagate", a debunked theory about child sex rings associated with pizza parlors, and claims that Obama was not born in the ...

Life&Culture Off-tone Melania Trump tweet sparks serious concern for her welfare
Author: 0 Off-tone Melania Trump tweet sparks serious concern for her welfare

Four days later, the White House announced that the 48-year-old first lady had successfully undergone an "embolization" procedure to treat a benign kidney condition , and that there were no complications. The president later announced on Twitter that his wife was in "good spirits" and he would soon be visiting her in the hospital. The first lady has not appeared in public since she returned to the White House after a minor kidney surgery on May 14.

Life&Culture Weinstein Turns Himself In To New York Police Station
Author: 0 Weinstein Turns Himself In To New York Police Station

Besides the immediate satisfaction of seeing Weinstein face justice, McGowan said she firmly believes that his story, and the cultural natural disaster that followed, will have a profound and lasting impact on how society treats powerful abusers who engage in sexual misconduct.

Life&Culture John Terry Wants Bizarre Clause Inserted Into His Next Aston Villa Contract
Author: 0 John Terry Wants Bizarre Clause Inserted Into His Next Aston Villa Contract

For a team that froze on the final day of the regular Championship season, in turn forcing them into the play-offs, they displayed enormous steel, fight, and plenty of personality here. The striker was a former target of both West Ham and Everton, and now is on the radar of two clubs from the Midlands. All of us can make mistakes and I expect some mistakes from his side.

Life&Culture More Armed School Staff, Counselors Discussed at First Texas Roundtable
Author: 0 More Armed School Staff, Counselors Discussed at First Texas Roundtable

The first meeting Tuesday was attended by nearly two dozen school administrators, politicians, law enforcement officials and an architect with expertise on school design, among others. "We have our schools that are not hard targets". If the shooter's father in Santa Fe owned the guns in question, he should be legally responsible for this mass shooting for allowing his son to get to the guns.

Life&Culture Kilauea volcano eruption in Hawaii rains down drama, destruction
Author: 0 Kilauea volcano eruption in Hawaii rains down drama, destruction

Kilauea's eruption, which has already produced almost two dozen lava-spewing fissures, entered a more violent phase at the weekend, producing larger volumes of molten rock from fissures. Geological Survey. At least 47 homes and other structures have been destroyed by almost two dozen fissures in the Leilani Estates and Lanipuna Gardens, and a man was seriously injured on Saturday by flying lava.

Life&Culture Lando Might Be The Next Star Wars Spin-Off Movie
Author: 0 Lando Might Be The Next Star Wars Spin-Off Movie

Some Star Wars aficionados were annoyed by how much The Last Jedi subverted their expectations. To be honest, Solo feels like fan fiction. "In a role that demands greatness, he is, in a word, okay", wrote Nick Schager of The Daily Beast, adding that the movie "sacrifices Han Solo's swagger for a bland origin story".

Author: 0 Late-Night Hosts Tee Off on Opening of US Embassy in Jerusalem

The couple received the blessing from Sephardic Chief Rabbi Yitzhak Yosef on Sunday, May 13, during a visit to Israel ahead of the opening of the new United States embassy, Newsweek reports. He was accompanied by a recorded message from his father-in-law, Donald Trump . Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump are the subjects of a book being written by Vicky Ward - and it won't be flattering.

Life&Culture Box Office Report: 'Avengers: Infinity War' Remains Unstoppable
Author: 0 Box Office Report: 'Avengers: Infinity War' Remains Unstoppable

As it stands, Infinity War is now the highest grossing superhero release internationally of all-time with its $1.059 billion topping the $946.4 million for Avengers: Age of Ultron . And rounding out the top five was " A Quiet Place " with $6.4 million. Also benefiting from the Mother's Day timing was " Overboard ", which earned $10.1 million to take fourth place, down only 31 percent from its debut last weekend.

Life&Culture West Ham set to part ways with Moyes
Author: 0 West Ham set to part ways with Moyes

The former Manchester United boss has guided the club to survival - yet there remains serious doubt over his position ahead of next season, with the club already starting to identify possible replacements. We tried to organise the team to get that point but to give opportunities to players to play. Overall, I am pleased with the players all round. "But listen, I ran my heart out for the team this season".

Life&Culture Facebook working on its own cryptocurrency for FB payments
Author: 0 Facebook working on its own cryptocurrency for FB payments

The social media giant Facebook is exploring the idea to launch its own cryptocurrency , a report said . After the announcement made last week by Jan Koum, the Whatsapp co-founder, that he is exiting the company, Chris Daniel who was at the helm of a Facebook effort to expand internet access will head Whatsapp.

Life&Culture How to watch the Eurovision Song Contest 2018
Author: 0 How to watch the Eurovision Song Contest 2018

So it makes sense to spell this one out yet again, so we can all crack on with more important matters - such as who to bet on to win some money and which (responsibly undertaken) drinking games to deploy ahead of Saturday's final. The easiest way to vote for your favourite act in the Eurovision Song Contest this year is by downloading the app onto your smartphone or tablet.

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