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Author: 0 China convicts two activists who supported Hong Kong protests

There were several invalid protest ballots including one that carried an obscenity. Since then, many Hong Kong residents say that the city's underlying problems have only worsened. Leung's term was dominated by the 2014 protests, which saw hundreds of thousands of people take to the streets to call for the right to elect their leader.

Author: 0 Schumer says Democrats will filibuster Gorsuch nomination

Judge Gorsuch is on the fourth and final day of his confirmation hearing before the Senate Judicial Committee, where outside parties comment for or against his nomination. Stewart also pushed back against Schumer's claim of the 60-vote "bar", noting that the norm is not requiring a cloture vote on Supreme Court nominations.

Life&Culture Selena Gomez is 'overwhelmed' by 13 Reasons Why outcome
Author: 0 Selena Gomez is 'overwhelmed' by 13 Reasons Why outcome

Here's a 1st listen to my cover of " Only You " from the soundtrack, inspired by Hannah and Clay's story. Netflix's "13 Reasons Why" was a labor of love years in the making for superstar Selena Gomez. Though we're sad that the singer went through such a tough time, it's definitely inspiring to see that she's channelling her experiences to make such a powerful series.

Life&Culture Alex Rodriguez Addresses Jennifer Lopez Romance
Author: 0 Alex Rodriguez Addresses Jennifer Lopez Romance

An insider previously told Us that Lopez and Rodriguez have reconnected because they are "in the same place in their lives; they both have kids around the same age". "Loves family, is a great sister, a great daughter". He said, "It's obvious we've been having a good time". So, how did Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez meet? These fit stars have been seen on multiple occasions hitting the gym side by side.

Life&Culture Eagles to reunite for latest USA mega-festival
Author: 0 Eagles to reunite for latest USA mega-festival

The just-announced extravanganza? Add The Classic West to your Arroyo Seco Weekend and Desert Trip and Coachella and Stagecoach batch of big-big-big shows. Nicks also commented on another Fleetwood Mac album, stating that the band would prefer to tour. The Classic West will host Eagles, Steely Dan and The Doobie Brothers Saturday July 15 and Fleetwood Mac, Journey , and Earth, Wind & Fire July 16.

Life&Culture Chance the Rapper Creates New Arts Fund for Chicago Public Schools
Author: 0 Chance the Rapper Creates New Arts Fund for Chicago Public Schools

Chance also announced the next 12 schools that would be allocated money. "We're just getting started". The rapper, who is now hunting for an intern, previously met with Illinois Gov. The Chatham rep is proving to be a stalwart for the students of Chicago at a time when funding for arts education specifically is being cut with reckless abandon across the country.

Author: 0 Detained Gambian Woman Released By British Anti-Terror Police

Police on Friday said his birth name was Adrian Russell Ajao . He also named a 75-year-old man who died of his injuries in hospital on Thursday as Leslie Rhodes from Streatham in south London. A 27-year-old man was held in Birmingham last night and a man aged 35 was arrested during a swoop in Manchester. But the credit goes to famous Scotland Yard, known for its centuries of investigative prowess, to admit openly that Masood had acted on his own and not a terrorist per se.

Author: 0 UK Demands WhatsApp Backdoor Access Following Deadly London Attacks

One way to do so in the future is to create so-called backdoors into software for the use of law enforcement agencies, but doing so weakens the entire structure of both privacy and security for the general public as a whole. Brian Paddick, a home affairs spokesman for the opposition Liberal Democrats and former deputy assistant commissioner in the Metropolitan Police, said the security services could view "the content of suspected terrorists' encrypted messages".

Author: 0 European Union lays out draft Brexit guidelines

But that concession to PM Theresa May two days after she triggered a two-year countdown to withdrawal was accompanied by elements in the draft circulated by European Union summit chair Donald Tusk that the British prime minister may find less palatable.

Life&Culture Jennifer Lawrence Fronts Dior's Fall 2017 Campaign
Author: 0 Jennifer Lawrence Fronts Dior's Fall 2017 Campaign

She joined the cast of Dior in 2012 - and Jennifer Lawrence makes a bold statement as she poses for the fashion house's 2017 fall campaign. With her hair in a simple, low-slung chignon and her face glowing with little more than a hint of natural makeup, Jennifer's beauty look has a classic Parisian feel - polished yet somewhat undone.

Life&Culture Jaguar Classic to debut first 'Reborn' E-type
Author: 0 Jaguar Classic to debut first 'Reborn' E-type

Because in spite of their age, all 10 examples of the "reborn" Jaguar E-Type might as well be brand new cars. Jaguar Land Rover announced the newest model available within its "Reborn" program - the same program that brought us perfectly restored 1970s Range Rovers.

Life&Culture 'Power Rangers' TV Actor Sentenced To Prison For Killing Roommate
Author: 0 'Power Rangers' TV Actor Sentenced To Prison For Killing Roommate

Medina was accused of stabbing the 36-year-old Sutter multiple times with a sword on January 31, 2015, during an argument over Medina's then-girlfriend, according to authorities. The two had argued over Medina's girlfriend. The 38-year-old was originally arrested and released without charge in 2015, but sheriff's investigators continued looking into the case, and Medina, Jr.

Author: 0 'Beauty and the Beast' no beast for Disney: Monster box office hit

The film, from Time Warner Inc.'s Warner Bros. studio, is based on a 1970s TV series about California Highway Patrol officers. Based on the classic fairy tale, " Beauty and the Beast " is the fantastic journey of Belle, a bright, attractive and independent young woman who is taken prisoner by a Beast in his castle.

Author: 0 No Barca or Arsenal for Pochettino

Pochettino also responded to speculation linking Eric Dier with a summer move to Manchester United by reminding the player of the progress he has made under his guidance. Many people around us see us to say hello. But Pochettino has dispelled the rumours, saying the fact that he remains a fan of city rivals Espanyol, where he spent nearly 14 years as first a player then manager, means he could not accept the Barca job.

Life&Culture Back to Burgers: Carl's Jr. Ditches Bikini-Clad Ads
Author: 0 Back to Burgers: Carl's Jr. Ditches Bikini-Clad Ads

I like handsome women eating burgers in bikinis. Model Nina Agdal is featured in Hardee's latest ad campaign for its new cod sandwich. An extended-cut film that runs online and on broadcast, features young Carl Junior, played by improv comedian Drew Tarver.

Life&Culture Uber update allows users to modify their pick up location
Author: 0 Uber update allows users to modify their pick up location

But, it would surely be enough to point the driver to the correct, new pickup point. Riders aren't the only ones getting some love today-Uber also announced some new driver support policies in response to feedback from its workforce. This will mean less unnecessary time off the road for drivers. These include rider complaints, wrong driver reports, wrong rider pickups and fare adjustments.

Author: 0 Teo punched in the face by Scarlett Johansson

Android security agent The Major and the team she leads within a counter-terrorist unit find themselves set against an expert hacker who can, it seems, get anywhere and control anything . But as it turns out, she wasn't saved at all and her whole life has been a lie. Ghost in the Shell is visually astonishing. Coming up through commercial directing, Rupert Sanders helmed Snow White And The Huntsman , starring Kristen Stewart, Charlize Theron and Chris Hemsworth, before moving on ...

Author: 0 Wozniacki reaches her 1st Miami Open final, tops Pliskova

But his opponent seized the initiative in the eighth game of the second set when two uncharacteristic Federer errors gave Berdych a 5-3 lead. Berdych served for the match at 6-4 in the tiebreak, but could not convert, with Federer reeling off four points in a row, winning when Berdych double-faulted.