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The Pope has Called for Respect for the Status quo in Jerusalem

The Pope has Called for Respect for the Status quo in Jerusalem

In his appeal, Pope Francis said, "Jerusalem is a unique city, sacred to Jews, Christians and Muslims who venerate the holy places of their respective religions, and has a special vocation to peace". Mr Abbas is also understood to have called Pope Francis to express his concerns about the move. The change is a recognition of "reality", officials said, both the historic reality that Jerusalem has been the capital of the Jewish nation since ancient times and the modern reality that the city ... Read More

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Portal Gets Its Own Bridge Building Game

Portal Gets Its Own Bridge Building Game

The standalone title will see players leveraging the portal technology from Portal's Aperture Laboratories to put a new spin on Bridge Constructor's main mechanic: building bridges to usher vehicles from point to point. Crossing rivers with suspension bridges or steel rebar is folksy and quaint, but those methods are too old fashioned for Aperture Science. That game featured a new slice of story with McLain and other returning stars set after the events of Portal 2 - and which is ... Read More

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Markets rally on value-buying, Sensex surges 352 points

The benchmark BSE Sensex on Thursday shaped up by rebounding over 352 points as investors hunted for bargains in recently battered bank , automobiles and metal stocks . Major index gainers were GAIL, Bharti Airtel, Tech Mahindra, UPL, Asian Paints, Maruti, Bharti InfraTel, Tata Steel and Bajaj Auto . The rupee's weakness against the dollar too dampened the overall mood. Read More

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Separate Margot Robbie Harley Quinn Movie In Development

Separate Margot Robbie Harley Quinn Movie In Development

But no... that's not what Robbie is referring to here. Robbie went on to say that many people would like to see Harley on screen, but no one knows how to do it. Yeay to more girl power! "I have daughters, and I want to create something that might be able to help them get along in the world a little bit". Meanwhile, Gotham City Sirens is still in development despite rumors of cancellation. Read More

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After 37 years, Voyager 1 has fired up its trajectory thrusters

But this past Tuesday, engineers fired them up anyway, and after 19 hours of waiting for the results to transmit from Voyager's antenna to Earth, they learned that it actually worked. It did. After almost four decades of dormancy, the Aerojet Rocketdyne manufactured thrusters fired perfectly. "The mood was one of relief, joy and incredulity after witnessing these well-rested thrusters pick up the baton as if no time had passed at all", Todd Barber, a propulsion engineer at NASA's Jet ... Read More

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Federal Bureau of Investigation joins search for missing 3-year-old in North Carolina

Federal Bureau of Investigation joins search for missing 3-year-old in North Carolina

Woods said he's desperate to find his daughter and his biggest hope is that she will be returned home safely. "We needed to do something special", said Pastor Cliff Wilson of Folkston Original Free Will Baptist Church. "Mariah's mother describes her as their "little angel", with a goofy, outgoing and talkative personality". "Please, bring her back", Kristy Woods said earlier Tuesday, as reported by CBS affiliate WNCT . Read More

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Prince George asks Santa for police auto

Prince George asks Santa for police auto

George is also sufficiently canny to realise that if he is to stand any chance of finding that police vehicle under the tree on Christmas morning, he had better try to convince Father Christmas that he has been a good boy. William approved of his son's holiday wish, saying, " He hasn't written down many requests , so I think one request is probably OK", according to the BBC. Read More

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Supreme Court to hear plea against Padmavati today

Supreme Court to hear plea against Padmavati today

He argued that grave damage would be done to social harmony if the movie is allowed to be released outside India, the petition argued. The court had asked the petitioner to wait for the CBFC decision on the film. Uttar Pradesh chief minister Adityanath accused Bhansali of playing with public sentiments as a habit. Padmavati is based on the ruthless Alauddin Khilji, played by Ranveer Singh , and his attempt to capture the lovely Rani Padmini of Chittor played by Deepika Padukone . Read More

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Doctor Who star Tom Baker returns as Time Lord

Doctor Who star Tom Baker returns as Time Lord

The missing parts of the show that were omitted from filming in 1979 will be completed using animation, which Baker will voice, and the veteran actor has also filmed a live-action scene. 23, 1980-production of " Shada " was formally dropped that summer. Speaking about his big return, Baker admitted it was "a matter of regret" that the Shada episode had not been completed. Read More

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Texas Tech defeats Texas 27-23

Texas Tech defeats Texas 27-23

Kingsbury is 30-32 with three losing seasons in five years at the program where he once was a record-setting quarterback. Understandably, there was some debate over his future with the program. The winning touchdown came with 1:47 to play. Texas: The loss will make for a bitter off period before the bowl game. Carter has nine passing attempts for Texas Tech this season, though two of those went for touchdowns. Read More

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Kevin Spacey Under Investigation for Second Assault Claim in Britain

Kevin Spacey Under Investigation for Second Assault Claim in Britain

A two-time Academy Award victor, Spacey was artistic director of London's Old Vic Theatre between 2004 and 2015. "The allegations are of sexual assaults against a man, victim two, in 2005 in Lambeth ". These allegations have been a shock and a disturbing surprise to many of us. The Old Vic said a "cult of personality" around Spacey had discouraged people from speaking out. Read More

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And the victor of Dancing with the Stars is…

And the victor of Dancing with the Stars is…

However, they bounced back to earn the big victory. Fisher and Arnold impressed the judges with a dazzling performance of a salsa/paso fusion and earned a flawless 30 points. "I don't know how to put it into words". The season finale not only crowns a victor from the three Dancing with the Stars season 25 finalists, but has several contestants participating in special performances . Read More

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Which Music Star Looked the Sexiest at The American Music Awards?

Which Music Star Looked the Sexiest at The American Music Awards?

Ross will be honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award at the show, hosted by her daughter, Golden Globe-winning "black-ish" actress Tracee Ellis Ross . - New artist of the year: Niall Horan . This year's pop charts have been dominated by rap, a field in which women are a rarity. No woman hit the top of Billboard's Hot 100 chart in 2017 until Taylor Swift and Cardi B did so in September. Read More

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Shocker in New York: Giants upset Chiefs 12-9

Shocker in New York: Giants upset Chiefs 12-9

After picking off a poorly thrown ball by Alex Smith and running it back to the Chiefs 23-yard line, NY managed to pick up just one first down before settling for a field goal with 1:41 left in regulation. With the Steelers and Patriots surging and the upstart Jaguars rising past his team, Reid had to come out with his best game plan. We got to make sure we do that. Read More

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Wisconsin players have message for MI players as they walk off field

Wisconsin players have message for MI players as they walk off field

Michigan Wolverines quarterback Brandon Peters left his team's game against the Wisconsin Badgers on Saturday afternoon after taking a hard hit. Brandon Peters has been carted off to the locker room. Hornibrook suddenly caught fire after the turnover, connecting with A.J. Taylor for 51 yards on a third-and-13, then firing a 24-yard touchdown to Taylor on third-and-16. Read More

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Dimitrov wins ATP Finals, Grand Slam his next target

Dimitrov wins ATP Finals, Grand Slam his next target

He will end the year as world number three - behind only Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer - but crucially Dimitrov believes he is now "locked-in" for an assault on grand slams. However, the Bulgarian has had problems closing matches out this season - losing three times after holding match points - and had cause for concern when Goffin saved his first three to hold from 0-40 down at 2-5. Read More

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Legendary country music star Mel Tillis dies at 85

Legendary country music star Mel Tillis dies at 85

Tillis was a familiar screen presence in the '70s and '80s, with small roles in films including "W.W. and the Dixie Dancekings", "The Villain", " Every Which Way But Loose ", " Smokey and the Bandit II ", and both "Cannonball Run" movies. He developed a speech impediment after a childhood bout of malaria, the Tennessean reported. He dropped out of the University of Florida and instead served in the Air Force and worked on the railroad before relocating to Nashville in 1957. Read More

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Clooney to return to TV

Clooney to return to TV

Clooney will direct and star in the six-episode series, based on United States author Joseph Heller's darkly comedic 1961 novel Catch-22, for Viacom Inc's Paramount Television and Anonymous Content, shooting in early 2018, the studio said. Read More

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Rotten Tomatoes Will Delay the Reveal of 'Justice League's Tomatometer Score

Rotten Tomatoes Will Delay the Reveal of 'Justice League's Tomatometer Score

And, for the final nail in the coffin in the conspiracy theory that Rotten Tomatoes has it in for DC movies, is the fact that Warner Brothers actually own a stake in Fandango, the parent company of Rotten Tomatoes . The positive certification has impacted several movies - including Wonder Woman . With the infamous Rotten Tomatoes mark already out in the open, we can now all move on, forget about the score, see Justice League and have our own thoughts about it, hopefully without ... Read More

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Kim Kardashian West having another girl

Kim Kardashian West having another girl

The soon-to-be mother of three told host Ellen DeGeneres that her 4-year-old daughter North had taken to calling the unborn child, "Baby Sister". "I'll play with them and just make sure they're okay for Baby Sister'". Not a day goes by that we aren't inundated with another story about a mystery baby shower or a loose-fitting top from the half-sisters. Her silence, which means that she doesn't want to and can't confirm the possible good news herself, signifies that something could be ... Read More

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Al Franken accuser: 'I've been angry about it ... for over 10 years'

Al Franken accuser: 'I've been angry about it ... for over 10 years'

Upon browsing through them she found one that appears to show Franken grinning a the camera, standing over Tweeden with his hands either hovering over, or grabbing her breasts. "But I send my sincerest apologies to Leeann", Franken wrote . "It wasn't until I was back in the United States and looking through the CD of photos we were given by the photographer that I saw this one", Tweeden says of the photo , which shows Franken grinning, his hands on Tweeden's clothed breasts. Read More

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