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by | October 06, 2017 | 20:48

World number two Simona Halep reached the China Open semi-finals for the first time in her career after beating Russian Daria Kasatkina 6-2 6-1 on Friday. Meanwhile Svitolina, now third in the WTA rankings, also has a shot at becoming the new World No 1 should she go on to win the title. "I'm already happy.

by | October 06, 2017 | 19:53

Smith will bring his new album on the road in 2018 with " The Thrill of It All " North American tour that begins June 18th in Toronto and runs through September 13th in Calgary. Smith issued his debut album, " In the Lonely Hour ", in 2014 and watched his single "Stay with Me" blossom into a worldwide hit. "I lift up my head and the world is on fire / There's dread in my heart and fear in my bones / And I just don't know what to say", Smith sings.

by | October 06, 2017 | 18:27

After days of anticipation, Lin-Manuel Miranda's charity single " Almost Like Praying " has finally been made available to the public, and will be available worldwide by Sunday . Amid the slow arrival of relief assistance and some back-and-forth arguments between territorial officials and the Federal government, one of Puerto Rico's most famous sons, #Lin-Manuel Miranda , is taking action to raise more relief for his home.

by | October 06, 2017 | 18:08

While the news of a spin-off is going to get a lot of people excited, one person who wasn't happy was Tyrese Gibson . For those who were disappointed to hear the news of Fast and the Furious 9 been pushed ahead for one year from its previous release date, this news might just cheer them up! However, earlier this week (beg02Oct17), the film was pushed back to April 2020 and Tyrese slammed Dwayne again, claiming his spin-off was to blame for the delay.

by | October 06, 2017 | 17:46

The fact that the two witnesses are yet to come forward - despite an appeal for them to do so by police - will further hamper Stokes's chances of being on the plane. Also, he praised the worth of Steven Finn and said that he is a high-quality player and has ample experience of both worldwide as well as Australian conditions which will only benefit the side.

by | October 06, 2017 | 17:33

The official on Thursday said police have found no evidence Paddock ever went to Chicago during the weekend of Lollapalooza - a music festival that attracts hundreds of thousands of people. Among the attendees at the festival was former President Obama's daughter, Malia. TMZ wrote that Paddock, who had asked for a room with a view, would have had a bird's-eye view of all of the Lollapalooza stages and main entrance from the 20th floor.

by | October 06, 2017 | 17:05

After first being announced at SDCC in 2015, the X-Men spinoff has been suffering a string of bad breaks, losing both previously announced directors Doug Liman and Rupert Wyatt. Fox has three X-Men movies scheduled for next year with " New Mutants " set to open April 13, " Deadpool 2" on June 1, and "X-Men: Dark Phoenix" on November 2.

by | October 06, 2017 | 16:53

Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) points to a photograph of a rifle with a "bump stock" during a news conference to announce proposed gun control legislation at the U.S. White House press secretary Sarah Sanders restated the president's position, that he wanted to wait until the cause of Sunday's mass shooting has been determined before the administration starts trying to fix the problem.

by | October 06, 2017 | 16:44

The National Rifle Association released a statement Thursday afternoon saying that the status of bump stocks needs to be examined. According to published reports , Paddock modified a semi-automatic AR-15 rifle with a bump stock, which allows the popular and widely used weapon to behave like an automatic weapon.

by | October 06, 2017 | 16:42

They found Bryant Johnson who claimed he was from the year 2048, and was trying to warn the people of Casper that aliens were coming next year, and they should leave as soon as possible. According to the report, he didn't specify an exact date or time for the aliens' arrival. Casper Police said in an affidavit that he appeared to be on drugs or alcohol.

by | October 06, 2017 | 16:10

The story follows the twin brothers Raja and Prem who are separated at birth but witness weird co-incidences throughout their lives. Judwaa 2 box office collection seems to be positive like the original which had earlier grasped the audiences in the 90s.

by | October 06, 2017 | 15:36

The attack , which left 59 people dead and more than 500 injured, has become the deadliest mass shooting in USA history. Paddock killed 58 people and wounded more than 500 others before killing himself in his room at the Mandalay Bay hotel casino, authorities said.

by | October 06, 2017 | 10:34

Meanwhile, Vikas can't stay calm and troubles Shilpa Shinde while she is sleeping. Vikas and Akash in a tiff as Akash defended Shilpa. The argument between the two takes an ugly turn and Vikas doesn't let her sleep and seeks for an apology from her.

by | October 06, 2017 | 09:18

If you like the idea of using your Echo as a speakerphone, you might want to add an Echo Connect to the mix. Users can activate the feature in the new conversations tab of the Alexa app on their linked phones - access privileges are needed to reach your contacts and you'll also need to verify your number through an SMS code.

by | October 06, 2017 | 09:11

Amid the carnage, Gunderson said he kept wondering if the shots were real. While the White House has rebuffed calls to reopen the fraught USA debate on gun control , Congress did shelve a controversial plan to make it easier to purchase gun silencers and make it more hard to classify certain ammunition as "armor piercing".

by | October 06, 2017 | 07:59

So in stepped Stiverne, the former titlist from whom Wilder took the belt by one-sided decision in January 2015. Veteran Ortiz was pencilled in to challenge WBC heavyweight title holder Deontay Wilder on November 4, although an adverse finding was flagged earlier this week.

by | October 06, 2017 | 07:08

Presidential spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders told reporters that "we're certainly open to having that conversation". "We must make sure people intent on causing mass destruction and loss of life won't be aided by lax laws that give them unfettered access to military-style weaponry", Inslee said in a press release in which he accused national leaders of not trying to prevent violence like the massacre in Las Vegas .

by | October 06, 2017 | 07:08

Investigators are still trying to trace that money and looking into a least a dozen financial reports over the past several weeks that showed Paddock gambled more than 10,000 dollars (£7,500) per day, the official said. Stephen Paddock was found dead in a hotel room on the 32nd floor of Mandalay Bay. Police say Paddock killed himself following a brief confrontation with officers.

by | October 06, 2017 | 02:34

He also talked about how he thinks it's flawless that the showrunners will be the one to close the lid on Game of Thrones with the grand finale. That is why he teased that all the six remaining episodes of the series can be considered as "Episode 9s".

by | October 06, 2017 | 01:55

Together, Batman and Wonder Woman work quickly to find and recruit a team of metahumans to stand against this newly awakened threat. I guess we'll have to wait and see what happens in the actual movie, but for now, fans don't seem too thrilled at the possibility of a plot line being spoiled ahead of the movie's release.

by | October 05, 2017 | 23:25

Ishiguro's most famous Booker-winning work, a butler at a grand house looks back on a life in service to the aristocracy. The British writer, 62, who was born in Japan , scooped the award - worth around £842,000 - for his novels of "great emotional force".

by | October 05, 2017 | 22:51

Senator Murphy has been pushing for tougher federal gun laws ever since 20 first graders and six educators were killed in Newtown in 2012. A sensible solution to gun control will involve a multi-disciplinary approach. But here in Wisconsin and elsewhere, numerous politicians in power actually want to make our gun laws even looser than they already are. The advantage of adding a bump stock to a semi-automatic is that you avoid the process that comes with buying an automatic weapon, ...

by | October 05, 2017 | 22:37

Authorities have confirmed Paddock had a booked a room overlooking Chicago's Grant Park in the first week of August - when the Lollapalooza Festival was to occur. Further information will come from the Las Vegas authorities leading the investigation, Boston police say. His girlfriend, Marilou Danley, 62, said in a statement that she had no idea what he was planning or why.

by | October 05, 2017 | 22:33

The stock's market capitalization is 5.77B, it has a 52-week low of 14.43 and a 52-week high of 19.59. Finally, Mizuho cut shares of Magellan Midstream Partners L.P. More interesting news about State Street Corp (NYSE:STT) were released by: Reuters.com and their article: "State Street to pay more than $35 mln to settle U.S.

by | October 05, 2017 | 22:32

Movie mogul Harvey Weinstein sexually harassed young female employees over the span of almost three decades - but reached financial settlements with them to keep them quiet, according to a bombshell report detailing the accusations. She also described feling "panicky" and "trapped" as she rebuffed him. McGowan starred in the Miramax-distributed Planet Terror , directed by her one-time fiancé Robert Rodriguez, and tweeted back in 2016 that she hadn't reported a rape "because my ex sold ...