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Lawmakers say Snowden is no whistleblower

Snowden's actions led to revelations about the NSA's bulk collection of millions of Americans' phone records. Last year, Lisa Monaco, Obama's advisor on homeland security and counterterrorism, said in response to a We the People petition on behalf of Snowden: "If he felt his actions were consistent with civil disobedience, then he should do what those who have taken issue with their own government do: Challenge it, speak out, engage in a constructive act of protest, and - importantly - ...

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Rio Paralympics: Nigeria win more gold medals

Team Nigeria's contingent to the 2016 Paralympics Games in Rio increased its medals haul on Monday with two gold medals to take its total to nine so far. Meanwhile in the athletics, Anna Grimaldi finished fourth in the women's 100 metres T47 sprint. Her second and third throws were 7.54m and 7.64m respectively.

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Jimmy Fallon gets his hands on Donald Trump's hair

The host then went for it, while giggling. Trump immediately looked doubtful. The question is: What did people expect? Share with Us - We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article, and smart, constructive criticism.

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Michigan high school drops ties to accused doctor

Yet Jane Doe's lawsuit, filed in California last week, also accused USA Gymnastics of ignoring complaints about the doctor's conduct, claiming that Nassar "would do anal and vaginal examinations of Plaintiff and other gymnasts in the care of (USA Gymnastics) without gloves, a chaperone, and/or any form of lubricant".

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Christian Grey returns in steamy 'Fifty Shades Darker' spot

Other cast newcomers include Hugh Dancy as Christian's shrink Dr John Flynn, while Eric Johnson is also on board as Ana's new boss Jack Hyde. "This time", Johnson croaks in a sex-whisper as the song " Crazy in Love " by Miguel plays, "no rules, no punishments and no more secrets".

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Weight Watchers CEO Steps Down, Oprah To Help In Search For Replacement

According to a report from Reuters, Chambers and the Weight Watchers board reached a "joint decision" that Chambers should depart. The stock fell as much as 7.2 percent to $9.61, the lowest level since before Winfrey took an ownership stake in Weight Watchers .

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Hillary Clinton Didn't Think Her Pneumonia Was 'That Big a Deal'

Hours later, her doctor said the 68-year-old Democratic nominee had been diagnosed with pneumonia last Friday. Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump will appear on the Dr Oz television show to discuss his health, and he's promised to release more details as his rival Hillary Clinton comes under fire for her own health concerns.

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Pneumonia diagnosis fuels questions about Clinton's health

The Clinton Foundation, created after Bill Clinton left the White House in 2001, has been at the center of questions about whether foreign donors to the foundation represented a conflict of interest at Hillary Clinton's State Department. Barback, later came to her home and conducted an examination. One of the people on stage was a pastor who said that Trump's positions on life, the family, and Israel make him the best choice for the presidency.

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Prosecutors hope to show Cosby had a pattern of sex abuse

They hope to suppress several days of testimony Cosby gave in the accuser's civil lawsuit a decade ago. Kevin Steele, the district attorney, said following the hearing that the women had all agreed to appear as witnesses. Recently, it was revealed that Cosby is now legally blind. "The time has come to shine a spotlight on the trampling of Mr. Cosby's civil rights".

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Luke Pell Shares the Truth About Nick Viall as the New 'Bachelor'

He said he had his bags packed and everything, ready to jump on a flight to Los Angeles the next morning, and that contracts had been agreed to - the whole production crew was expecting him the next day. With his calendar clear for the next few months - he was set to film through Thanksgiving - Pell is looking forward to getting his life back on track.

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Flight attendant goes 'Looney Tunes' in a vewy, vewy amusing landing announcement

Passengers had some surprise entertainment in store as airline steward Zach Haumesser talked over the speakers as their aircraft landed in Chicago last week. He of coursed finished off with the show's signature "That's all folks!" followed by a "Meep, meep" from the Road Runner. Zach's colleague, Jordy Elizabeth , captured the moment on video and posted it, saying he's a great guy to work with.

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Former NWA manager Jerry Heller dies at 75

The crash unfolded just before noon. Heller was 75; his death was widely reported Saturday and confirmed to both the AP and Billboard by his cousin, Gary Ballen. " I should've let him kill him ", Heller opined. Heller denied any wrongdoing, reiterating these claims in his 2006 book Ruthless: A Memoir . "He was the greatest, and I've always believed that only he and I really understood the significance of what N.W.A was".

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Thousands expected at Notting Hill Carnival grand finale

Police say they arrested at least 47 people for crimes including drugs and weapons possession, sexual assault, theft and public disorder. Almost one quarter of the arrests were for possession of a bladed weapon while 74 were for drug offences.

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Former Stanford Student, Convicted Rapist Brock Turner Gets Early Jail Release

A letter written by the victim, who remains anonymous, went viral. California attorney general Kamala Harris added her voice to the criticism , questioning whether the facts "merit that kind of mitigation". The new bill stipulates that judges can no longer let perpetrators evade prison in these cases. Brock Turner stopped at hotel. "Judge Persky does not".

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Rob Kardashian 'excited to have a long-term bond' with baby

Rob Kardashian and Blac Chyna's new E! reality show , Rob & Chyna, will apparently be anything but boring. Lemoncelli, J., " Rob Kardashian reveals his current weight - find out how his improved fitness is going", Hollywood Life, August 31, 2016; http://hollywoodlife.com/2016/08/31/rob-kardashian-weight-fitness-current-285-pounds-blac-chyna-interview/, last accessed August 31, 2016.

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Why Gene Wilder didn't make a movie in his last 25 years

But then I didn't want to do the kind of junk I was seeing. We'd venture that the world is smiling now, just thinking of Gene Wilder's warm smile. Watch to the end for some delightful tidbits about their process for casting Young Frankenstein and Madeline Kahn ad-libbing on the set. Cole, who was 12 when the movie was filmed, said she and her Wonka co-stars keep in touch and see each other at least once a year.

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Turns out Thor was chilling in Australia during Captain America: Civil War

After all, shouldn't he be involved in something that's titled " Civil War? ". Thor try it just to hide his little heart broken? And here's the thing, and you're obviously free to disagree with me, I feel like Thor is so far the only MCU hero with standalone movies that has yet to find his footing.

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Ben Affleck just tweeted footage of a potential Justice League villain

It appears we now know which DC project Guggenheim was referring to: Affleck's directorial debut in the DCEU. The guess here is that those video game confrontations with Batman is what inspired Affleck (and co-writer Geoff Johns, DC Entertainment's president) to reportedly use him as the villain for his upcoming Batman movie.

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Drake rents billboard to congratulate Rihanna on VMA Vangard Award

Rihanna was touched by Drake's efforts as she took to social media to shower him with love. Sending out his congratulations after Rihanna received the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award at the MTV Video Music Awards, RiRi was clearly a fan of Drake's OTT gesture.

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Nats acquire reliever Marc Rzepczynski from the As

Oakland, which opens at a three-game series in St. Louis on Friday, will need to make a roster move to fill Rzepczynski's spot. That isn't in line with his career norm and could easily be an outlier, as Rzepczynski's strikeout rates are much better against lefties.

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Dahi Handi: Govindas Protest Against SC Order In Mumbai

Such as the nature of defiance shown by the revellers belonging to the "Jai Jawan" was that they wore T-shirts that read "hoye, mi kayda modnar' (I will break the law)". Thackeray will visit the area on Thursday evening for the Dahi Handi . Popat not only won the Dahi Handi event but also the hearts of Mulund Mohalla.

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President Obama tours flood-ravaged Louisiana

President Obama visited flood-ravaged Louisiana Tuesday, promising ongoing federal help for the more than 100,000 people who have filed federal help claims. "I guarantee you, nobody on this block, none of these first responders, nobody gives a hoot about whether you're a Democrat or Republican". The floods killed 13 people and forced tens of thousands more from their homes.

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Bette Midler criticised for tweet about Caitlyn Jenner

Though he was nearly 16 years her senior, she would tend to him like her child. Bette Midler has taken another swipe at a member of the Kardashian/Jenner family after attacking Kim for her nude selfie earlier this year. Sensitive Twitter users were quick to brand Midler's tweets "transphobic" and "pathetic". USA writer Parker Molloy explained in her replies to the apology: "There are ways to joke about Jenner that aren't transphobic".

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Pills found at Prince's estate contained fentanyl

According to the AP, fentanyl is behind a surge in overdose deaths in parts of the USA, and it may be due to undisclosed amounts of the drug in counterfeit pills . Prince passed away in April and post-mortem tests later revealed he had died from fentanyl, a powerful painkiller. Fentanyl, when properly prescribed by a doctor, is a drug approved for managing severe chronic pain.

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Usain Bolt in bed in with 20-yr-old, not his girlfriend

One of the images shows Bolt hugging Jady from behind, as they pose for the camera, while in another shot, the birthday boy appears to kiss the student on the cheek. Jady Duarte pictured with Dina Terror . Bolt cemented his place as the greatest of all-time winning 9 gold medals in three Olympic games. At one point the flamboyant runner, who was also celebrating turning 30, grabbed a microphone at the De Bracos Albertas club to address the crowd and did a turn as a DJ.

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Trump calls on GOP to improve African American outreach

It surveyed samples of 1,119 and 1,118 likely voters, respectively, and has a credibility interval, a measure of accuracy, of 3 percentage points. Clinton, by contrast, employed 703 aides in July as she readied for her confrontation with Trump in key battlegrounds such as OH and Florida.

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Phelps and Lochte set up final showdown

On Thursday night, the two famous swimmers faced off in the men's 200-meter individual race. Phelps' old foe Ryan Lochte led at the halfway point, but the world record-holder in the event couldn't hang on and finished fifth. Her fingernails painted red, white and blue, Manuel broke down in tears after her landmark victory in a sport that still struggles to attract people of color.

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Michael Conlan offered medal by Dublin schoolboy after shock Rio exit

Moments after the defeat, Conlan fumed: "AIBA cheats, they're f**king cheats". And as much as he doesn't believe Nikitin is worthy of a place in the final four, Conlan is hopeful that his recent opponent has not been forced out with cuts.

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Comedian Kevin Hart Marries In Santa Barbara

In addition to Hendrix, the exes have an 11-year-old daughter named Heaven together. Eniko wore two gowns on her big day, including one by designer Vera Wang. Kevin Hart admits that the wedding was a long time coming on account of the fact that he and Parrish have been dating for 7 years. I've made mistakes in the past and as you get older you grow and you change, and at this point in my life, this is what I want.

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Markets Right Now: Stocks opening lower on Wall Street

Wall Street was little changed on Friday as a rise in oil prices offset the impact of weak economic data. While the Nasdaq ticked up 4.50 points or 0.1 percent to 5,232.89, the Dow dipped 37.05 points or 0.2 percent to 18,576.47 and the S&P 500 edged down 1.74 points or 0.1 percent to 2,184.05.