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Life&Culture Cops seal off booths to scuttle Catalonia vote
Author: 0 Cops seal off booths to scuttle Catalonia vote

The regional police force has been ordered not to use force in vacating the schools but Millo said anyone remaining after 6 a.m. will need to be removed. Fernando Satue, 67, a retired mechanic who was born in Huesca and has lived in Catalonia since he was 5, said that the mounting demand for independence has made him apprehensive about expressing his opinions in public.

Life&Culture Coffee shops offer freebies for National Coffee Day on Friday
Author: 0 Coffee shops offer freebies for National Coffee Day on Friday

Krispy Kreme Doughnuts: Get one free cup of coffee Friday through Sunday. Cinnabon has advertised in their official Facebook page that customers can get a free, 12-ounce coffee all-day long on Friday. Starting Friday and through the month of October, Caribou Coffee will donate 10 percent of purchases to CancerCare , a nonprofit organization, according to USA Today .

Life&Culture South Korea bans initial coin offerings
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The press release also reported that beyond implementing the ban, certain members of the task force would continue to monitor the trading of cryptocurrencies in order to determine whether such activity should be regulated. They may be a little late on the latter point, as even the likes of Vitalik Buterin have called a bubble in the ICO market. "That's why the price of ether is susceptible".

Life&Culture The Voice Season 13 Premiere: What We Learned
Author: 0 The Voice Season 13 Premiere: What We Learned

This was true when the TV talent show experienced the sounds of Keisha Renee , a 30-year-old powerhouse from Inglewood, California. What you haven't seen is that an Iowa singer may be the person behind said epic chair turning. With his wide range of experiences, the singer can offer plenty of guidance to the aspiring artists that end up on his team. But Red , who had previously crossed paths with Shelton in Nashville, chose to go with Team Blake.

Life&Culture Debra Messing Mad At Megyn Kelly For 'Gay Thing' Comment
Author: 0 Debra Messing Mad At Megyn Kelly For 'Gay Thing' Comment

Good attitude. Good posture. Kelly , who moved to NBC from Fox News earlier this year, received criticism for the interview, during which she brought out Will & Grace fan Russell Turner to meet the cast of the show. In response, Debra Messing tweeted: "Honestly I didn't know it was MK until that morning". Megyn sat down with Fonda on Wednesday, and in an ill-advised and poorly conceived move, chose to ask the 79-year-old actress to detail the plastic surgery she has had done ...

Life&Culture A huge 'Monday Night Football' boosted NFL ratings, despite Trump comments
Author: 0 A huge 'Monday Night Football' boosted NFL ratings, despite Trump comments

THE FACTS: NFL games shown to a national audience averaged 16.04 million viewers for the first two weeks of this season, down 11 percent from the 18.1 million people who watched during the same period a year ago, the Nielsen company said. CBS' " The NFL Today " had its traditional opening, "highlighting the CBS games of the week before an initial seven-minute discussion on Trump's comments".

Life&Culture Megyn Kelly's awkward attempt to be the white Oprah
Author: 0 Megyn Kelly's awkward attempt to be the white Oprah

The former Fox News primetime host and political maven kicked off " Megyn Kelly Today " with a monologue that quickly showed she's pivoting away. In the first of many references to her memoir, Settle for More , Kelly explained that "more" now means "more time with my family, more joy in my life" and promised that her audience would "know who I am by the songs that I sing".

Life&Culture Soul Singer Charles Bradley Dies at 68 After Cancer Battle
Author: 0 Soul Singer Charles Bradley Dies at 68 After Cancer Battle

Bradley had cancelled a fall leg of touring earlier this month after it was revealed that his cancer had returned. When he was 8, his family moved to Brooklyn, New York. Singer Charles Bradley and The Extraordinaires perform onstage at Pandora Discovery Den during the 2016 SXSW Music, Film + Interactive Festival at The Gatsby on March 19, 2016 in Austin, Texas.

Author: 0 Kim hits back at Trump as U.S. ramps up North Korea sanctions

North Korea relies heavily on textiles, it's one last major source of foreign revenue. " Kim Jong Un of North Korea, who is obviously a madman who doesn't mind starving or killing his people, will be tested like never before!" Reuters news agency reported earlier in the day that China's central bank had ordered financial institutions to implement United Nations sanctions rigorously after frequent complaints from Washington that Beijing was leaving open too many loopholes.

Life&Culture Chase Goehring Debuts Brand New Song On 'America's Got Talent' Finals
Author: 0 Chase Goehring Debuts Brand New Song On 'America's Got Talent' Finals

The performance earned a standing ovation from Mel B and Cowell. Want to know who won America's Got Talent season 12? "They gave him a five percent chance to live, and he continued working and supporting our family". Last week, Simon had revealed Evie's participation in the finale was uncertain, sharing with Extra , "We reached out to the family and [Evie] and said, 'It's your choice whether you want to come on the show or not.' If she doesn't, she definitely will be welcome to ...

Life&Culture After Irma: Power restored to most of Palm Beach
Author: 0 After Irma: Power restored to most of Palm Beach

Power crews continue to work around the clock, trying to restore power to the hundreds still left in the dark after Irma . Matt Sawhill, incoming Statesboro area manager for Georgia Power, emailed that he was "very happy to report that as of 3 p.m., all Georgia Power customers in Bulloch County that can receive power are getting power".

Author: 0 Marvin Jones: Lions' defense made statement in win

The Giants have no running game to speak of. He only caught one pass for 17 yards receiving. The Lions easily handled the Giants , 24-10, and look impressive in doing it. "We're going backward. We're not converting on third downs enough". The Giants were going for a touchdown on fourth-and-goal at Detroit's 2-yard line with just over five minutes left in the third.

Life&Culture Anna Nordqvist wins playoff to take Evian Championship
Author: 0 Anna Nordqvist wins playoff to take Evian Championship

She was 6 over through five holes in wind and rain Thursday when play was scrubbed. "I love competing and practising, and staying in bed hasn't been the most exciting", said Nordqvist. Last year, she lost in extratime at the US Women's Open when she was penalised two shots for brushing sand in a bunker with her club. It capped a bittersweet tournament for the former world No.1, who has endured a testing year but played with aplomb at a tournament she won two years ago.

Life&Culture U2 Cancel St. Louis Performance Citing Security Concerns
Author: 0 U2 Cancel St. Louis Performance Citing Security Concerns

Protests continued later into Saturday evening. 'We have also been informed that local crowd security personnel would not be at full capacity. Protests have seen over 30 arrests in the two nights since the verdict , with largely peaceful marches giving way to occasional violence as anger over the verdict boiled over.

Life&Culture How and where to watch the award show online
Author: 0 How and where to watch the award show online

The award show will be telecast live on CBS Television Network from 8pm ET and 5pm PT onwards. The Emmy Awards are back for 2017, and there's a variety of ways to watch. Everyone has a favorite show or actor but there are some clear favorites in the list of nominees. NBC's long-running sketch comedy " Saturday Night Live " and HBO's futuristic robot drama "Westworld" started the Emmy race tied as the nominations leaders with 22 apiece.

Life&Culture Chennai Crowd Welcomed MS Dhoni In The Most Emphatic Style
Author: 0 Chennai Crowd Welcomed MS Dhoni In The Most Emphatic Style

India had since recovered, but Australia did continue to chip away at the wickets . India can chase down anything these days with MS Dhoni and Virat Kohli averaging more than 100 in successful run chases. Australia lack the quality of Mitchell Starc and Josh Hazlewood and it will be on pacers Pat Cummins, Nathan Coulter-Nile and Kane Richardson to trouble the Indian top-order.

Life&Culture Harry Dean Stanton,
Author: 0 Harry Dean Stanton, "Twin Peaks" and "Repo Man" Star, Dies at 91

A lifelong bachelor, Stanton was born in Irvine on July 14, 1926. We could see in The Godfather II and Coup de coeur de Francis Ford Coppola, Alien - the eighth passenger of Ridley Scott, The last temptation of Christ of Martin Scorsese, She's so lovely , and Alpha Dog by Nick Cassavetes, ...

Life&Culture Narcos locations manager killed in Mexico
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El Pais reported of Narcos Season 4, "Production will soon portray the Cartel de Juárez, an organization headed by Amado Carrillo, better known as El señor de los cielos". This has caused authorities to believe a persecution may have occurred. Authorities are reportedly having trouble piecing together what happened leading up the Portal's death, and police are still investigating.

Life&Culture CNN Commentator Clay Travis: '1st Amendment and Boobs' Never Let Me Down
Author: 0 CNN Commentator Clay Travis: '1st Amendment and Boobs' Never Let Me Down

Of course, as you can see below, his entire point was overshadowed by his decision to bring boobs into the mix, apropos of nothing. Both Trump and White House spokesperson Sarah Huckabee Sanders have called for Hill to be fired in the wake of her comments, raising an important debate about the first amendment, ethics, censorship, and race.

Life&Culture Sampha takes the Mercury prize
Author: 0 Sampha takes the Mercury prize

The event was hosted by Lauren Laverne; the award handed out by actor and DJ Idris Elba , who paid tribute to "an incredible array of artists". Speaking at a press conference held shortly after the ceremony ended, Sampha again referenced his parents having dedicated the award to them from the stage.

Life&Culture Jennifer Lawrence Thinks mother! Is A Perfect First Date Movie
Author: 0 Jennifer Lawrence Thinks mother! Is A Perfect First Date Movie

Jennifer said about taking a break: 'I'm taking one. While we don't see much of her in the 1960 film, her presence is felt everywhere as the murderous Norman Bates is revealed to have taken on her personality after years of abuse. "I have oxygen tubes in my nostrils, and Darren's like, 'It was out of focus; we've got to do it again.' And I was just like, 'Go f-- yourself'".

Life&Culture Terror probe after knife attacker targets soldier in Paris
Author: 0 Terror probe after knife attacker targets soldier in Paris

Reports state that the French soldier has not sustained any injuries. The man was taken to the main Chatelet police station, and now faces multiple terror charges. Friday's attack came one day after the government announced changes to the task force, which has been targeted in the past. The soldiers still will patrol around major tourist sites, places of worship, train stations and airports.

Life&Culture Administration Renews Iran Sanctions Waiver, Signals Tougher Stance on Nuke Deal
Author: 0 Administration Renews Iran Sanctions Waiver, Signals Tougher Stance on Nuke Deal

Iran's attack on Amano is particularly embarrassing for the IAEA as it comes just days after Amano confirmed that the IAEA believes that Iran is in compliance with the deal. He also said that upholding the Iran nuclear agreement was important as the global community seeks to grapple with the North Korean nuclear threat. "I think there is actually plenty of room to work out a mutually agreed policy going forward".

Life&Culture IOC Evaluation Commission confirms LA's readiness to host 2028 Olympic Games
Author: 0 IOC Evaluation Commission confirms LA's readiness to host 2028 Olympic Games

Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo is promising "cost efficient and sustainable games" when the French capital hosts the Olympics in 2024. "The Commission equally concludes that the many opportunities presented by an Olympic Games 2028 in Los Angeles would far outweigh any potential risks of awarding the Games 11 years in advance instead of 7 years".

Life&Culture Broncos hold off Chargers' comeback attempt in wild MNF finish
Author: 0 Broncos hold off Chargers' comeback attempt in wild MNF finish

With two minutes left, Rivers marched the Chargers into field goal position with the hopes of overtime. "It's like a craft". TEMPE, Ariz. - The Arizona Cardinals lost way more than a game in their season opener in Detroit. He got plenty of help as the day went on, with more established players like Star Lotulelei, Julius Peppers and Thomas Davis also delivering big hits on Hoyer that helped fuel a season-opening victory for the Panthers over the San Francisco 49ers Sunday.

Life&Culture RIT now among the top 100 universities in the nation
Author: 0 RIT now among the top 100 universities in the nation

Among all national universities , including private universities, FSU ranked 81st, up from 92nd a year ago, the university said . "This is yet another great tribute to our faculty, staff, alumni and students on the great things happening here at Wesleyan".

Life&Culture Recalcitrant Flamingos Sheltered Inside Florida Zoos As Irma Bears Down
Author: 0 Recalcitrant Flamingos Sheltered Inside Florida Zoos As Irma Bears Down

Spaces like Zoo Miami will be riding out the hurricane with their critters and mammals. 'That's probably the No. 1 question I get asked: "Oh my God, when are you going to evacuate animals?" The zoo also said they would be stocking up on additional food and water for the animals, keeping those species that can be unsafe in "secure night houses" made of poured concrete and welded metal, similar to what the zoo did during Hurricane Andrew 25 years ago.

Life&Culture Storm Katia weakens after reaching Mexican coast
Author: 0 Storm Katia weakens after reaching Mexican coast

Hurricane Katia made landfall Friday near the working-class beach resort of Tecolutla in the state of Veracruz on the Mexican Gulf coast, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said. Hurricane Katia is expected to make landfall in Mexico. It's then predicted to turn northeast, traveling north of the coast of Puerto Rico on Sunday before turning back into the ocean.

Life&Culture Rams' Aaron Donald Ends Contract Holdout, Won't Play In Week 1
Author: 0 Rams' Aaron Donald Ends Contract Holdout, Won't Play In Week 1

The Rams agreed that Donald deserved a pay raise after just three standout seasons, and they held months of civil negotiations with the star's representatives. The defensive star is one of the best players in the National Football League but a contract dispute with his team. Donald has not been with Rams since minicamp .

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