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Katie Holmes, Jamie Foxx step out for dinner date

New York, July 18 (IANS) Actor, singer and songwriter Jamie Foxx went out on a dinner date with actress Katie Holmes here amid rumours that the elusive couple who have never publicly acknowledged their relationship may have broken up. The pair was at the TAO restaurant in Midtown here, Foxx acted as a perfect gentleman, walking around the black SUV the pair arrived in to give Hol...

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Jared Kushner's family company under probe

New York, July 17 (IANS) New York Governor Andrew Cuomo is launching a probe to determine if President Donald Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner's family real estate company harassed tenants at a Brooklyn property so that they would leave their rent-stabilised apartments. The announcement by the Democratic Governor on Monday comes after tenants at the Austin Nichols House on Kent Avenue in...

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Pete Davidson comes to Ariana Grande's defence

Los Angeles, July 16 (IANS) Actor Pete Davidson stood by his fiancee Ariana Grande when the singer was slammed for wearing a pendant of the former's late father's New York City Fire Department badge. On Friday, the Saturday Night Live star shared a shot of Grande wearing a gold necklace with a pendant of the badge. The sentimental piece of jewellry features 8418, the badge number...

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Mayer teases Bieber, Baldwin on steamy hot tub photo

Los Angeles, July 15 (IANS) Singer John Mayer let go no chance to take a dig at newly-engaged couple Justin Bieber and Hailey Baldwins steamy photograph from a hot tub. Mayer commented on the Instagram photograph posted by Bieber, reports people.com. Interesting dynamic with the photographer in the hot tub. That's gotta feel super third wheel, Mayer, 40, wrote underneath the phot...

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Cosmic crash with dwarf galaxy reshaped Milky Way: Study

New York, July 5 (IANS) A dramatic head-on collision with a dwarf galaxy, dubbed the Gaia Sausage galaxy, about 10 billion years ago reshaped the structure of our galaxy, the Milky Way, fashioning both its inner bulge and its outer halo, new research suggests. The dwarf did not survive the impact. It quickly fell apart, and the wreckage is now all around us, according to the findings.

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Woman climbs Statue of Liberty to protest family separations

New York, July 5 (IANS) A woman was taken into custody after she climbed up to the robes of the Statue of Liberty to protest against President Donald Trump's zero tolerance policy, prompting the separation of thousands of children from their immigrant parents. Authorities on Wednesday tried to talk the woman identified as Therese Patricia Okoumou, down but she refused to leave, reports C...

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Padma Lakshmi, Amy Schumer march for immigrant families

Los Angeles, July 1 (IANS) Celebrities including Kerry Washington, Alysia Reiner, Amy Schumer, Padma Lakshmi, Lin-Manuel Miranda, America Ferrera and Lea Thompson were among the people who marched to rally for immigrant families. They also urged US President Donald Trump's administration to reunite children separated from their parents at the border. People turned out across the ...

22 days ago
Democratic primary: US millennial usurps top-ranking Democrat

Washington, June 27 (IANS) In a stunning upset, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, a 28-year-old activist, has defeated top House Democrat Joe Crowley in their party's congressional primary in New York City. Crowley, a 10-term Democrat, had possible ambitions to challenge Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi for House speaker if Democrats were to take a House majority in November's mid-term elections.

24 days ago
Victoria Beckham attends Paris Fashion Week with son

Los Angeles, June 25 (IANS) Fashion designer Victoria Beckham attended the Paris Fashion Week with eldest son Brooklyn Beckham on Saturday, days after she squashed speculation about a divorce from husband David Beckham. Thank you Brooklyn Beckham for being my date today..., she wrote in an Instagram post, reports people.com. Victoria, who is also mother to Romeo, 15, Cruz, 13, a...

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The Monkees' Michael Nesmith suffers 'minor health issue'

Los Angeles, June 22 (IANS) American rock and pop band The Monkees have cancelled their remaining tour dates after guitarist Michael 'Mike Nesmith had health troubles on Thursday. In a statement shared to their Facebook page, the band told their fans Nesmith had a minor health issue today in advance of his tour date in Philadelphia tonight, reports people.com. He visited a local ...

1 month ago
Maternal exposure to lithium may up birth defects risk: Study

New York, June 19 (IANS) Babies born to women who used lithium therapy to treat bipolar disorder during their first-trimester of the pregnancy could be at an elevated risk of developing major congenital malformations such as heart defects, finds a study. The findings, published in The Lancet Psychiatry, showed that nearly one and one-half times as many babies exposed to lithium during th...

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Melania Trump speaks against border child separations

Washington, June 18 (IANS) US First Lady Melania Trump has spoken against a controversial administration policy that separates immigrant parents from their children at the Mexico border, media reports said. Mrs. Trump hates to see children separated from their families and hopes both sides of the aisle can finally come together to achieve successful immigration reform. She believes we ne...

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US Democrats intensify fight for immigrant children

Washington, June 18 (IANS) US Democrat lawmakers have expanded their campaign highlighting President Donald Trump's administrations forced separation of migrant children from their families at the Mexico border, a media report said. Against a notable silence on the part of many Republicans, the Democratic lawmakers on Sunday visited a detention centre outside New York City and headed to ...

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Justin Bieber, Hailey Baldwin kiss away

New York, June 18 (IANS) Singer Justin Bieber and television personality Hailey Baldwin indulged in public display of affection, locking lips at a public park here. They got up, close and personal in a Brooklyn park overlooking the New York City's East River on Saturday. Later, they crossed the river into lower Manhattan in the evening, and kissed some more in Rockefeller Park, reports t...

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Man City send Angeliño to PSV Eindhoven

London, June 16 (IANS) Manchester City defender Jose Angel Tasende, known as Angeliño, is headed to PSV Eindhoven on a permanent transfer, the English Premier League (EPL) champions have confirmed. Angeliño, 21, who joined Man City in 2013, made his debut with the first team of the English club in an FA Cup match against Aston Villa in January 2016, reports Efe. Everyone at the...

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Costa Rica's Ronald Matarrita leaves World Cup after injury

San Jose, June 15 (IANS) Costa Rica defender Ronald Matarrita will not play in the 2018 World Cup due to a right hamstring injury, and has been replaced by Kenner Gutierrez, the Costa Rican Football Federation said. According to the official medical report, the New York City FC player has suffered a grade-one injury to his right hamstring, the same area where he has a history of a previo...

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Kate Spade's brother-in-law donates money to those affected by mental illness

New York, June 14 (IANS) David Spade has donated $100,000 to help those affected by mental illness after sister-in-law Kate's suicide at age 55. According to people.com, the actor and comedian, 53, has made a $100,000 donation to the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI). More people suffer from mental health issues than we may realize but no one should ever feel ashamed to...

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Two women in US kicked out of Uber for kissing

New York, June 13 (IANS) An Uber driver here kicked out two women from his car after he saw them kiss in the back seat and called the act illegal. The driver was identified as Ahmad el Boutari. His taxi licence, required to drive for Uber in New York City, has been suspended as the New York City Taxi and Limousine Commission were investigating the incident, CNN reported on Wednesday. ...

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New World Trade Centre skyscraper opens

New York, June 12 (IANS) A new World Trade Centre skyscraper was opened for business in New York city, 16 years after the 2001 terror attacks. The 80-storey known as 3 World Trade Centre, which rises to 1,079 feet, opened on Monday after years of delay and lack of funding and marks the fifth tallest building in the city, Xinhua news agency reported on Tuesday. The tower, designed...

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Vieira appointed head coach of OGC Nice

Paris, June 11 (IANS) Former France captain Patrick Vieira has been appointed the head coach of OGC Nice, the French football club announced on Monday, without revealing further details. Nice will be Vieira's first European experience as head coach, after spending his last few seasons leading New York City FC. He succeeds Lucien Favre, who joined German club Borussia Dortmund, reports Ef...

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