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On Good Friday, Walking The Stations of The Cross On Good Friday, Walking The Stations of The Cross
- April 15, 2017

Ten of the 14 stops were at churches in the area in and around downtown Watertown. "It's been a significantly unsettled time lately". Choir boys walk into St Paul's Cathedral during the Choral Eucharist. For many Latino Catholics, Good Friday is a bigger focus than Easter, he said. Trinity Episcopal Church, 611 W. Berry St., will pray the Stations of the Cross at noon today, Good Friday. (more...)
Mobile, Comcast, Dish acquire spectrum in airwaves auction: FCC
- April 15, 2017

The major US carriers are racing to buy up critical spectrum that will be necessary for the realization of 5G's potential, which could include support for speeds up to 1Gbps and support for the ever-expanding Internet of Things. Low-band spectrum is critically important to competition in the wireless industry, and the incentive auction seems, at first look, to have expanded ownership of low-band spectrum beyond those few carriers with dominant low-band holdings. (more...)
Gay men flee Chechnya as others are tortured Gay men flee Chechnya as others are tortured
- April 13, 2017

Although the group cannot independent verify claims of camps, Artemyev said 'Given the very homophobic environment and " honour killing " practices in Chechnya it's nearly impossible to get any verified information as people are too afraid to talk. (more...)
Rock Hall inductions Friday night
- April 09, 2017

Son of political activists and former Black Panther members, he explored themes of social and racial injustice in some of his songs. To be eligible, all of the nominees had to have released their first recording no later than 1991. "It just ain't the same thing". Before the show, Snoop caught up with Rolling Stone to talk about Tupac's continuing influence on hip-hop and the significance of letting rappers into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame . (more...)
Which member of One Direction had the best debut solo single?
- April 08, 2017

He said: "I think the thing that's really cool about it is, you know, we all went through that together and it's like you know, something that we'll always have in common". Don't worry Hazza, we've got you covered with our complete guide to everything you need to know about snoring - and that's not enough to put us off. "For a while before, all I thought about. (more...)
O'Reilly book offers tips on how to treat women O'Reilly book offers tips on how to treat women
- April 07, 2017

Do you think Fox News should fire Bill O'Reilly? The Times reported over the weekend that several women were paid by Fox News and O'Reilly to keep quiet about their allegations, totaling settlements of $ 13 million . Fox has "treated women very badly", Waters said, adding that she supported a criminal investigation of the matter. O'Reilly hasn't admitted any wrongdoing. (more...)
Spice Girl Mel B gets restraining order after accusing husband of abuse Spice Girl Mel B gets restraining order after accusing husband of abuse
- April 07, 2017

Spice Girl Mel B claims her estranged husband brutally beat her any time she achieved success and sexually exploited her. There are many similar instances of violent physical abuse in the claim, but Mel B also alleges that Belafonte used sexual coercion and blackmail to force her to engage in threesomes with strangers, which he secretly recorded. (more...)
Kim Kardashian West thinks surrogacy is her 'only' option Kim Kardashian West thinks surrogacy is her 'only' option
- April 07, 2017

During Sunday night's episode of Keeping Up with the Kardashians , Kim Kardashian addressed her ongoing health issues following the placenta accreta she suffered from after the birth of North, and her desire to have more children. I had a full break down ... Later on, she confided to her sisters, saying, "After everything I went through, the surgery wasn't successful and didn't do anything. (more...)
Family of London attack victim: She's 'getting stronger' Family of London attack victim: She's 'getting stronger'
- April 02, 2017

No other details about her condition were provided. His wife Melissa could be seen lying on the floor with blood pouring from her head. Kurt Cochran, from Utah, was killed while walking on Westminster Bridge as a vehicle mowed down pedestrians. (more...)
'13 Reasons Why' Cast: Meet the Stars of Netflix's New Series '13 Reasons Why' Cast: Meet the Stars of Netflix's New Series
- April 02, 2017

Lots of fans were bummed when they learned that Selena Gomez would be producing - and not starring in - the new Netflix series 13 Reasons Why. On Wednesday, the 24-year-old singer posted a video on Twitter debuting her own rendition of the '80s hit " Only You ". (more...)
Sushant Singh looks 'thrilling' in 'Romeo Akbar Walter' poster Sushant Singh looks 'thrilling' in 'Romeo Akbar Walter' poster
- March 29, 2017

Sushant won three Best Male Debut Awards for his performance in the film. Sushant tweeted, " 2018 will be RAW ". The film is written and directed by Robby Grewal, the helmer behind MP3 - Mera Pehla Pehla Pyaar, Aloo Chaat and Samay - When Time Strikes. (more...)
Indian solon hits airline staffer with slipper Indian solon hits airline staffer with slipper
- March 28, 2017

To defuse the situation, the Ministry of Civil Aviation has called a meeting with all the domestic airlines here on Tuesday. Civil aviation minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju spoke in Parliament on Monday on the Gaikwad controversy. In Rajya Sabha, Samajwadi Party's Naresh Agrawal supported Gaikwad, saying the ban on him "just shows their (airlines') dadagiri (muscle flexing)". (more...)
Are Cory Booker And Mindy Kaling Dating? Are Cory Booker And Mindy Kaling Dating?
- March 27, 2017

Former mayor of the town and current NJ senator Cory Booker tweeted the actress and told her he does not agree with her portrayal of the city. Pretty soon, the two were arranging to have dinner in Newark, with Booker offering to send a Lyft for Kaling. (more...)
Livestream: Debbie Reynolds & Carrie Fisher's Final Send-Off
- March 27, 2017

The comedy actor also revealed that he had once saved Fisher's life saying, "Firstly, I feel responsible in part myself for why Carrie is not with us today because I once saved her life applying the Heimlich to dislodge a Brussels sprout". (more...)
White House says delayed healthcare vote to take place Friday White House says delayed healthcare vote to take place Friday
- March 26, 2017

White House officials had a simple message to a divided House Republican caucus on the bill: "Let's vote". Trump's former campaign chairman was paid millions to, in Manafort's words, "greatly benefit the Putin Government". "The point that I am making is that when you use a term like associate, and you use all these subjective terms, there's a reason that you are doing it, which is because you do not have anything concrete", Spicer said. (more...)
Putin Meets French Presidential Candidate Marine Le Pen
- March 25, 2017

Dmitry Peskov, Putin's spokesman, told reporters on a conference call that Putin and Le Pen had not discussed the possibility of Russian Federation offering any financial help to her political party. A Russia-friendly approach to geopolitics runs in the Le Pen family. She called for European sanctions to be lifted from Russian Federation, and said Russian Federation and France should share counter-terrorism intelligence information. (more...)
Shiv Sena MP Ravindra Gaikwad: Air India staffer should apologise first Shiv Sena MP Ravindra Gaikwad: Air India staffer should apologise first
- March 25, 2017

Shiv Sena MP Ravindra Gaikwad on Friday submitted a complaint against Air India before Delhi Police. The BJP MP added, "If someone has committed a crime he can be punished but denying (him) a ticket is seriously wrong". then we will see". "No citizen should ever resort to any kind of physical assault let alone an MP", Raju was reported to have told NDTV . While Rajya Sabha MP Anil Desai said the party has sought an explanation , its spokesperson Sanjay Raut put the blame on Air India . (more...)
Kate Middleton Goes Sleeveless in Chic Black Gown for Paris Visit
- March 25, 2017

The Duchess arrived in the French capital on Friday wearing the same green Catherine Walker coat that she had worn earlier in the day at an Irish Guards event in London, celebrating St Patrick's Day. Yesterday, Kate and William met survivors of the Bataclan and Nice terrorist attacks at Les Invalides, a museum focused on France's military history, before continuing on to Stade de France to watch France defeat Wales in the Six Nations, 20-18. (more...)
Bombay High Court to hear plea on Maharashtra doctors' strike Bombay High Court to hear plea on Maharashtra doctors' strike
- March 23, 2017

On Monday, as resident doctors across Mumbai went on strike after recent incidents of violence against doctors, many people were seen outside Sion Hospital in a helpless manner. A division bench of Chief Justice Manjula Chellur and Justice G S Kulkarni were hearing a public interest litigation filed by social activist Afak Mandaviya seeking that doctors be restrained from going on strike. (more...)
2 arrested in double homicide involving vehicle of ex-'Housewives' star 2 arrested in double homicide involving vehicle of ex-'Housewives' star
- March 22, 2017

Clarence Williams , 26, and Gerry Thomas , 28, both residents of Paterson, were each charged with two counts of felony murder, conspiracy to commit felony murder, robbery, count of arson, possession of a firearm for an unlawful objective, according to police. (more...)
Jennifer Lopez, Alex Rodriguez relationship confirmed? Jennifer Lopez, Alex Rodriguez relationship confirmed?
- March 21, 2017

Back at spring training with the New York Yankees as a guest instructor, Alex Rodriguez watched part of Saturday's exhibition game against the Baltimore Orioles in a suite with singer-actress Jennifer Lopez. "Actually, he sent me a song that he wanted me to be on". I'm always going to be there for him; he's always going to be there for me. News just last week, " Jennifer and Alex are heating up big time ". (more...)
Senator Richard Blumenthal discusses Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch
- March 20, 2017

Widely viewed as an articulate and capable jurist, Gorsuch possesses a conservative judicial philosophy, borne out in thousands of federal court cases over the past decade.That has Democrats anxious. Gorsuch wrote a dissenting opinion as a three-judge panel ruled previous year that Maddin was wrongly terminated and had to be reinstated with back pay. (more...)
Netflix Testing Out 'Skip Intro' Button For Certain TV Shows Netflix Testing Out 'Skip Intro' Button For Certain TV Shows
- March 20, 2017

The " Skip Intro " does save you from the boredom of the title sequence. Nothing kills a good binge-watching session like a painfully long intro. The roll out has been deemed a testing phase, suggesting Netflix wants to monitor how well it is received by users before launching it as a full-on feature. (more...)
Beauty And The Beast Actor Responds To The LeFou Controversy
- March 15, 2017

Ewan McGregor thinks the controversy surrounding Disney's first " exclusively gay moment " is a little silly. "He's a gay character", McGregor said. The NCCS urged pastors and church leaders to warn members of their congregation, especially parents, to be aware of the movie's "possible influence on their children who watch it, however subtle". (more...)
New Michael Brown video raises questions New Michael Brown video raises questions
- March 14, 2017

Brown entering the store, Ferguson Market and Liquor, shortly after 1 a.m. on the day he died. Jason Pollock , who made the documentary, " Stranger Fruit ", which debuted at South by Southwest on Saturday, has said it shows Brown trading marijuana for a box of cigarillos. (more...)
Pep: Man City star Yaya Toure could play where he wants! Pep: Man City star Yaya Toure could play where he wants!
- March 14, 2017

Pep Guardiola has insisted that on-loan goalkeeper Joe Hart remains a Manchester City player and a decision will be made on his future at the end of the season. He has a big personality and this season, he is helping me by playing top, top football'. City had the best of starts as they took the lead in the third minute through David Silva who calmly finished off Pablo Zabaleta's pass. (more...)
Colton Haynes Engaged to Boyfriend Jeff Leatham: See the Romantic Pic! Colton Haynes Engaged to Boyfriend Jeff Leatham: See the Romantic Pic!
- March 13, 2017

Leatham, a floral designer who often works high-profile celebrity events, also shared the same photo. Addressing Leatham directly, she added, " I got you babe - alright this is for you, you know what it is - you know what you're supposed to do now". (more...)
Atomic Blonde's trailer shows Charlize Theron going full John Wick Atomic Blonde's trailer shows Charlize Theron going full John Wick
- March 13, 2017

The crown jewel of Her Majesty's Secret Intelligence Service, Agent Lorraine Broughton (Theron) is equal parts spycraft, sensuality and savagery, willing to deploy any of her skills to stay alive on her impossible mission. Nick Meyer, Marc Schaberg, Joe Nozemack, Steven V. Scavelli, Ethan Smith, David Guillod and Johnstad are producers. The film is set to debut at SXSW this weekend, so look out for our impressions in the coming days. (more...)
Turkey's president describes Dutch as 'Nazi remnants and fascists' amid rally row Turkey's president describes Dutch as 'Nazi remnants and fascists' amid rally row
- March 12, 2017

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu , in Mexico City last month, was denied landing rights by the Dutch government. The incident followed rally bans in several other European countries. President Erdogan reacted to the ban on his foreign minister by threatening to block Dutch flights. "If the Netherlands cancels my flight, we will impose severe sanctions on them that will affect it economically and politically", the foreign minister said in remarks in a TV interview on CNN Turk. (more...)
World facing 'largest humanitarian crisis' World facing 'largest humanitarian crisis'
- March 12, 2017

The United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund (UNICEF) has already warned that almost 1.4 million children are likely to die from starvation and famine. "The World Bank Group will help respond to the immediate needs of the current starvation, but we must recognise that starvation will have lasting impacts on people's health, ability to learn, and earn a living". (more...)