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Author: 0 North Korea 'ready to go to war' if Trump wants, official says

North Korea showed two new kinds of ICBM enclosed in canister launchers mounted on the back of trucks, suggesting Pyongyang was working towards a "new concept" of ICBM, said Melissa Hanham, a senior research associate at the USA -based Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey, California.

Author: 0 Ramirez gets 1st RBIs of season, Red Sox top Pirates 4-3

Matt Barnes (2-0) was the winning pitcher for Boston with a scoreless eighth. (He used to throw a two-seam fastball/sinker that had good separation from his four-seamer, but abandoned the pitch after 2014.) His fastball, which has good vertical movement but not much horizontal movement, averaged 94.9 miles per hour, with a high of 98.6 miles per hour, putting him in the upper third of pitchers for velocity.

Life&Culture Christians celebrate Good Friday in Jerusalem
Author: 0 Christians celebrate Good Friday in Jerusalem

It was not a good Friday. "Parting with loved ones is very hard but they are martyrs", she said of the 45 people who died in the bombings in the cities of Tanta and Alexandria that were claimed by the Islamic State group. Police were on high alert as Christian commemorations were under way for Good Friday and as Jews marked the week-long Passover holiday. While it's true that destruction, chaos, uncertainty and not knowing who to trust is all around us how we handle it and what we believe ...

Author: 0 John Geils Jr dies aged 71

Its biggest commercial successes were the hard rock "n" roll anthems that came with the release of " Freeze Frame ", the band's 12th album, in 1981. When not playing music, Geils was restoring sports cars, starting a performance shop, KTR European Motorsports , in Ayer, Mass., after he started collecting Italian motorcycles and sports cars.

Author: 0 Gorsuch sworn in as Supreme Court justice

It was the first time a sitting justice swore in a former clerk to join him as a colleague on the high court bench. Markey mentioned how Trump had promised during the presidential campaign that anyone he nominated to the Court would be anti-abortion and pro-gun rights, what the senator described as litmus tests.

Author: 0 Radiohead's Coachella Set Hit By Interruptions

That problem forced Radiohead off the stage for a second time. In other words, if Radiohead doesn't fuck up Radiohead , no other outside factor should either. Radiohead stripped back the sound on several subsequent tunes but did not give up the loop effects that have become a band hallmark. "But we're Radiohead so f-- it".

Life&Culture Rian Johnson debuts teaser trailer for 'The Last Jedi'
Author: 0 Rian Johnson debuts teaser trailer for 'The Last Jedi'

Well, it looks like Carrie Fisher will not be in Star Wars: Episode 9 despite recent remarks from the late actress' brother, Todd Fisher . This will not be the case. They even kissed once. The poster harkens back to the poster for the first Star Wars film in 1977 in which Skywalker similarly pointed the beam up.

Author: 0 Mark Hamill: Carrie Fisher Star Wars tribute is 'therapy'

I was bowled over by her humor and her wit, and how sardonic she was; how dark she was". The character are involved from the previous film, " The Force Awakens ", including Kylo Ren, Rey, Finn, Poe Dameron and the rolling ball of a droid, BB-8.

Author: 0 Braun Strowman flipped an ambulance with Roman Reigns inside it

On Monday night's "RAW," Strowman had a bone to pick with wrestler Roman Reigns . Strowman was looking to make a statement on " Raw " by completely destroying the man who had just beaten the Undertaker at Wrestlemania 33 . This we know from his history in strongman competitions from before he joined WWE. WWE Payback 2017 airs live on the WWE Network on April 30th from the SAP Center in San Jose, California.

Author: 0 Next Star Wars movie to feature new female character

As announced at Star Wars Celebration in Orlando this weekend, Phasma will be the star of a new comic miniseries meant to bridge the gap between The Force Awakens and The Last Jedi , which hits theaters in December. Building upon the foundation of groundbreaking visuals and authenticity of EA's Star Wars Battlefront , DICE, Motive and Criterion are teaming up to deliver one of the most expansive Star Wars games to date.

Author: 0 Republican Congressman: Sean Spicer 'Needs To Go'

The New York Times quotes Spicer as having said "you had someone as despicable as Hitler who didn't even sink to using chemical weapons". Spicer tried to clarify his statement, saying Hitler apparently did not use "the gas on his own people the same way Assad is doing".

Life&Culture Shania Twain is Headed to NBC's 'The Voice'
Author: 0 Shania Twain is Headed to NBC's 'The Voice'

With more than 100 million albums sold worldwide and US sales topping 34.5 million, Twain remains the top-selling female country artist of all time. She is one of the best-selling female country artists in history, having sold more than 100 million albums across the world.

Author: 0 North Korea condemns U.S. for bringing "huge" nuclear assets to region

This year's joint war games between the US and South Korean militaries are the biggest ever; the USS Carl Vinson aircraft carrier has been diverted back to the waters off Korea after heading for Australia; and USA satellite imagery suggests the North could conduct another underground nuclear test at any time.

Life&Culture Tastes familiar: first official shot of new Bake Off presenters
Author: 0 Tastes familiar: first official shot of new Bake Off presenters

Others questioned the line up... Now we await the first episode in anxious anticipation. So far, no launch date has been given for the Channel 4 show. According to The Sun , a source said: "While Channel 4 are keen to put their own stamp on the show, they are not trying to reinvent the wheel". " Noel Fielding presents new series of Great British Baked Goth", he quipped.

Author: 0 Star Wars The Last Jedi Teaser Trailer

The trailer whetted the appetites of ravenous "Star Wars" fans who turned out in droves in Orlando and online, where the event was streamed live. That's why Star Wars Celebration, the fan event celebrating the franchise, was the flawless time to get the hype rolling with a panel featuring director Rian Johnson , President of Lucasfilm Kathleen Kennedy, and cast members Mark Hamill , Daisy Ridley , John Boyega , and Kelly Marie Tran .

Author: 0 Kendall Jenner 'to return to the spotlight at Coachella'

The ad culminated with Jenner handing a Pepsi can to a police officer, who pops the top, takes a swig, and is met with inexplicable roars of approval from the demonstrators. The actor, best known these days for impersonating Donald Trump on "Saturday Night Live", said on Twitter that the 21-year-old model is inexperienced, and her management should bear the blame for the fiasco.

Author: 0 Charging Bull Artist Wants Removal of Fearless Girl Statue

But the Italian-born sculptor isn't welcoming her extended stay, calling the statue an " advertising trick " created by State Street Global Advisors and its NY advertising firm McCann . The artist said his sculpture, which was installed in 1989, symbolises "freedom, world peace, strength, power and love". The goal of the statue "was to create a powerful symbol to stand as a reminder" that putting more women in corporate leadership roles was a boon on many levels, the statement concluded.

Life&Culture Musician J. Geils Found Dead At 71
Author: 0 Musician J. Geils Found Dead At 71

The Groton Police Department says officers who were called for a well-being check found Geils dead in his home around 4 p.m. Foul play is not suspected at this time in the death but it is being investigated by Groton Police, "as is standard procedure in all unattended deaths", Palma noted.

Author: 0 Pope makes Easter visit to fortress prison holding ex-mafiosi

Pope Francis, presiding at a Good Friday service, asked God for forgiveness for scandals in the Catholic Church and for the "shame" of humanity becoming inured to daily scenes of bombed cities and drowning migrants. In an interview published on Thursday, Pope Francis explained where his emphasis on reaching out to inmates comes from: "The Gospel passage on the universal judgment says: "I was a prisoner and you visited me, '" Francis told the Italian newspaper La Reppublica".