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Cultura Local Green candidate optimistic that Green-NDP coalition will work
Author: 0 Local Green candidate optimistic that Green-NDP coalition will work

Weaver stressed that the deal is not to create a coalition government, but for the Greens to prop up the NDP as the governing party. He said negotiations between the parties have intensified since Elections BC confirmed the province's election results last week with the Liberals holding 43 seats in the legislature to the NDP's 41 and the Greens' three.

Cultura Frank Deford, NPR's Longtime Philosopher Of Sports, Dies At 78
Author: 0 Frank Deford, NPR's Longtime Philosopher Of Sports, Dies At 78

Deford had announced his retirement from NPR after 37 years earlier this month. Deford wrote 18 books (including nine novels), was a member of the National Association of Sportscasters and Sportswriters Hall of Fame and, in 2012, became the first magazine recipient of the Red Smith Award, the lifetime achievement award presented annually by the Associated Press Sports Editors.

Cultura Did Sean Hannity just do his 'last show'? Rumors are swirling
Author: 0 Did Sean Hannity just do his 'last show'? Rumors are swirling

Companies including Cars.com, Peloton, and Leesa Sleep have all given in to pressure to cease advertising on the show over Hannity's pursuit of now retracted claims made by Fox News that murdered DNC employee Seth Rich had contact with Wikileaks before his death.

Author: 0 Who'll win? Cannes gears up for Palme d'Or prize night

The movie's title comes from an art installation that Bang's character is prepping, which invites anyone who enters a small square to be kind and generous. Similarly, Diane Kruger's first German-language production (Fatih Akin's In The Fade ) was deemed the Jury's Best Actress prize. To those "who have to go on living" after losing someone, she said, "please know you are not forgotten".

Cultura Manchester attack: Police make more arrests as investigation widens
Author: 0 Manchester attack: Police make more arrests as investigation widens

The government does not believe the president is directly responsible for the potentially compromising leaks; but May will raise her concerns with him at the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit where she will push for the military alliance to join the coalition against Islamic State.

Author: 0 Celine Dion Starts Cher Singalong at the 2017 Billboard Music Awards

He also performed in the Bellagio fountain , and awkwardly hit on Vanessa Hudgens on stage . "I want to say, Nicki Minaj , I'm so glad we found our way back because I love you and I could never, ever see it any other way". The special performance of the song, which one Record of the Year and Song of the Year Grammy Awards, marked the track's 20th anniversary . It was the only time all night the typically huge Billboard award show managed to create a more intimate feel, and Michaels' ...

Cultura Arsenal deny Chelsea double as Ramsey seals FA Cup
Author: 0 Arsenal deny Chelsea double as Ramsey seals FA Cup

I don't change my commitment. The Arsenal board will meet on Tuesday, before taking their decision to Wenger. Francis Coquelin is the latest Arsenal player to back Arsene Wenger to stay, with the long-serving boss due to hold talks over his future early next week.

Cultura Miranda Kerr marries Snapchat CEO Evan Spiegel
Author: 0 Miranda Kerr marries Snapchat CEO Evan Spiegel

US Weekly wrote that the bride's family had flown in to Los Angeles from Australia for the ceremony. "It's unclear if Miranda's ex, Orlando Bloom , made the guest list or not", TMZ added. yet that's exactly what Miranda did earlier this year. "It's very exciting", she said , revealing that her dress was being custom-made. When asked to clarify whether this meant she and Evan were not having sex, she explained, "We can't".

Author: 0 Will Smith, Almodovar open a testy Cannes Film Festival

Bella Hadid: The model stole the spotlight at last year's festival when she arrived in a plunging red gown. Hadid complemented the daring dress with a sapphire pendant and jeweled high heels. The stunning Bella Hadid has a Chrissy Teigen moment at the red carpet of the 70th edition of the Cannes Film Festival . Nineteen-year-old Elle Fanning , one of the youngest stars at Cannes , looked supremely elegant in the Vivienne Westwood off-shoulder gown.

Cultura Bond producers announce special Roger Moore tribute day
Author: 0 Bond producers announce special Roger Moore tribute day

The Bond films were said to have earned Moore £14 million ($24 million). In the 1970s, New York Times reviewer Vincent Canby dismissed Moore's acting abilities as having "reduced all human emotions to a series of variations on one gesture, the raising of the right eyebrow".

Cultura Gregg Allman On World Cafe
Author: 0 Gregg Allman On World Cafe

In his 2011 interview Allman told me a great deal of the sound could be attributed to the group's long time producer Tommy Dowd. I was on the road when I received the news. The original band featured extended jams, tight guitar harmonies by Duane Allman and Dickey Betts , rhythms from a pair of drummers and the smoky blues inflected voice of Gregg Allman .

Cultura 91 killed, 110 missing in Sri Lankan floods, mudslides
Author: 0 91 killed, 110 missing in Sri Lankan floods, mudslides

The ship, which sailed from Kochi in the morning, is carrying not only relief materials such as food, water and medicines, but also has a medical team of doctors and assistants to render immediate medical aid to people, he said. Last May, a massive landslide killed more than 100 people in central Sri Lanka . India is sending another ship due to arrive on Sunday after Sri Lanka issued an worldwide appeal for help.

Cultura Cannes Palme d'Or goes to Ruben Ostlund's
Author: 0 Cannes Palme d'Or goes to Ruben Ostlund's "The Square"

But the most satisfying win may have been Sofia Coppola's Best Director award for The Beguiled: she is only the second female director in the festival's 70-year history to win the award. In 1961, director Yuliya Solntseva was the first woman to win the Cannes Best Director prize for her film The Story of the Flaming Years and, for 56 years, she remained the only woman - until now.

Cultura Jonny Hayes not surprised by growing interest in Aberdeen boss Derek McInnes
Author: 0 Jonny Hayes not surprised by growing interest in Aberdeen boss Derek McInnes

In a frantic start, Jonny Hayes wasted little time in putting Aberdeen - chasing their first Scottish Cup triumph in 27 years - ahead as he thumped home Niall McGinn's corner after nine minutes. "You don't get many occasions during your career to get something like that on your CV so we are looking forward to it". "I've only just begun really.

Cultura I've never depended on somebody else for my career: Priyanka Chopra
Author: 0 I've never depended on somebody else for my career: Priyanka Chopra

The TV series' propensity towards slow-motion running was nicely skewered, more than once, and the string of insults Johnson's character calls Efron's character is fun. Known for her typical protagonist roles, Chopra's turn to the dark side was as fabulous as it was intimidating. Johnson was the only actor who lashed back at critics in several Twitter posts, repeatedly tweeting about the unfavourable reviews versus the high ratings from other fans who absolutely loved it.

Author: 0 Kruger, Phoenix, Coppola take home top accolades at Cannes

The jury that selected winners was headed by Spanish director Pedro Almodovar and included fellow filmmakers Paolo Sorrentino and Maren Ade, as well as actors Jessica Chastain , Will Smith and Fan Bingbing. In " The Square ", Claes Bang plays the curator of an art museum, who sets up an installation inviting passers-by to altruism. The satire, the follow-up to Ostlund's 2014 global hit Force Majeure , explores Swedish art, commerce, politics and national identity stars Claes Bang ...

Cultura Ringling Bros. owner calls final shows 'a celebration'
Author: 0 Ringling Bros. owner calls final shows 'a celebration'

In January, the parent company Feld Entertainment (who bought the circus back in 1967) announced that they were choosing to close the circus based on declining attendance and rising overhead costs to keep the company running. People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, a major critic of the circus for its treatment of animals, celebrated the announcement. Animal rights activists had targeted the circus, saying that forcing animals to perform and transporting them around the country amounted ...

Cultura Duvall, Kivlehan each hit 2 homers, Reds beat Phils 8-4
Author: 0 Duvall, Kivlehan each hit 2 homers, Reds beat Phils 8-4

The Phillies have now lost nine consecutive series for the first time since 1997. It was the Reds' first series win at Citizens Bank Park since August 2006. "I wanted to enjoy every bit of it". "In other words, I don't have a set outfield". Maikel Franco went 1-4 with a single. The slugger is hitting.213 this month, just as he did in April, but his power is down with just two home runs.

Author: 0 Ariana Grande to hold benefit concert for Manchester terror attack victims

When asked how many potential militants the government was anxious about, Rudd said the security services were looking at 500 different potential plots, involving 3,000 people as a "top list", with a further 20,000 beneath that. All are men, aged between 18 and 44. In Libya, killer Salman Abedi's father and brother are in detention. Police disclosed new details about Abedi's' movements, saying he returned to Britain four days before the attack.

Cultura Luis Enrique hails 'extraterrestrial' Messi
Author: 0 Luis Enrique hails 'extraterrestrial' Messi

And Pique wants his boss to go out as a victor in the last ever competitive game at Atletico Madrid's Vicente Calderon stadium . As Enrique leaves for a well-deserved break, relatively new boss Zinedine Zidane is set to lead Real Madrid to monumental heights with Los Blancos competing for yet another Champions League trophy.

Author: 0 Surreal Anglo-Swedish film, The Square, wins Palme d'Or

Sofia Coppola has won the Cannes Film Festival best director prize for " The Beguiled ", her remake of Don Siegel's 1971 Civil War drama. Dominic West, Elisabeth Moss and Claes Bang star in the movie. The jury that selected winners was headed by Spanish director Pedro Almodovar and included fellow filmmakers Paolo Sorrentino and Maren Ade, as well as actors Jessica Chastain , Will Smith and Fan Bingbing.

Author: 0 Disney boss Bob Iger says 'Pirates hack' was a hoax

The film, which again stars Johnny Depp as Captain Jack Sparrow, and other franchise favorites Orlando Bloom , Geoffrey Rush and Keira Knightley , has been largely panned by critics and now has a 32 percent fresh rating on Rotten Tomatoes .

Cultura Priyanka Chopra wants to make Bollywood movie with David Hasselhoff
Author: 0 Priyanka Chopra wants to make Bollywood movie with David Hasselhoff

Zac Efron first made a name for himself in 2006's " High School Musical " when he was 18, and then he went on to appear in more angsty comedies like "17 Again", "That Awkward Moment", "Neighbors" and "Dirty Grandpa". A show not taking itself too seriously and its main selling point is slow motion shots of attractive women in bikinis and muscular men in shorts saving people from ridiculous and far-fetched situations, surely that has had its day in the sun? It's something to behold, so Petrillo ...

Cultura Ariana Grande to perform benefit concert in Manchester for bombing victims
Author: 0 Ariana Grande to perform benefit concert in Manchester for bombing victims

Trump was widely criticized this month after it emerged he had discussed sensitive Syria-related intelligence, originating from an ally, with Russian officials at a White House meeting. British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Thursday the terror threat level in the United Kingdom will remain at critical, following a suicide bombing that killed 22 at an Ariana Grande concert on Monday.

Cultura Oops! Bella Hadid suffers wardrobe malfunction at Cannes
Author: 0 Oops! Bella Hadid suffers wardrobe malfunction at Cannes

Bella was one of the stars on the world-famous red carpet at the film festival's opening ceremony and screening of Ismael's Ghosts , along with the likes of Susan Sarandon , Elle Fanning, Naomie Harris and Emily Ratajkowski . And between Bella Hadid's major red carpet fashion fail and Emily Ratajkowski going totally topless , the supermodels were looking to let their hair down.

Cultura President Trump wraps Mideast trip after Bethlehem, Jerusalem meetings
Author: 0 President Trump wraps Mideast trip after Bethlehem, Jerusalem meetings

The Saudi deal, to be phased over 10 years, was announced on Saturday as US President Donald Trump began a two-day visit to the Gulf state before travelling on to Israel . "They would think that's a great name", Trump continued."I've heard it's one of the toughest deals of all, but I have a feeling that we're going to get there eventually, I hope", Trump said Monday night, after taking a tour of Netanyahu's residence in Jerusalem .

Author: 0 Gophers baseball: U earns rematch with Iowa at Big Ten tourney

JR Reimer came on and walked in another run. Nebraska had multiple scoring chances, but was unable to push across a run. "It was awesome that it was him that was able to score". Brandon Gum's RBI single to centerfield gave the Terrapins their first lead, 7-6. Sophomore Chris Whelan gave Erickson an early lead when he hit his second home run in as many days in the third to give the Hawkeyes a 1-0 lead.

Cultura Kate Middleton's nerves over sister Pippa's wedding!
Author: 0 Kate Middleton's nerves over sister Pippa's wedding!

Will she be in the church or just the reception? The Express reports Mr Bates said, 'She said that they were all really looking forward to her sister's wedding at the weekend but she was a bit anxious about how her children might behave.

Cultura Hannity backs off story about slain DNC staffer
Author: 0 Hannity backs off story about slain DNC staffer

Hannity and expect Fox News will use editorial discretion to ensure that all reporting is substantiated". The source, a private investigator hired by a Dallas conservative, recanted his story and the network removed it six days later after complaints from the Rich family about politicizing their son's death.

Author: 0 Greatest Show On Earth Bows Out With Last Performance

At the end of the 2 ½ hour show, Ringmaster Johnathan Lee Iverson led the performers, crew and audience in an emotional rendition of "Auld Lang Syne". She has spent the past 10 years organizing demonstrations against Ringling as a campaigner with People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals. In May 2016, Ringling Brothers announced that it would no longer use elephants during its performances.

Author: 0 No Medicaid cuts in Trump budget? Really?

The West Lampeter Republican first said he prefers to balance the federal budget because small businesses like his former contracting company have to balance their own budgets. House members are only beginning to discuss the idea of including language to reform Medicare in a budget reconciliation bill, which is how it would have to pass Congress and get to the president's desk.

Cultura White House says no evidence of Trump team collusion with Russians
Author: 0 White House says no evidence of Trump team collusion with Russians

Prior said Sessions' staff consulted with the Federal Bureau of Investigation and others familiar with the disclosure process, and was told not to list those meetings connected to his Senate job. Prior to that, Brennan was a top counterterrorism and homeland security adviser to President Barack Obama. But Brennan told the committee he believed that Russian Federation anticipated that Clinton would be the likely victor of the presidential race, and that Russian Federation tried to "damage and ...

Cultura Portugal win first ever Eurovision Song Contest
Author: 0 Portugal win first ever Eurovision Song Contest

The final outcome was decided by a 50:50 split between professional juries and televoting from all 42 participants. Though many experts sensed Portugal had this in the bag, following Sobral's strong Semi Final 1 performance. Russian Federation boycotted this year's event after Ukraine barred its contestant from entering the country - a symptom of the countries' toxic relations since Moscow's annexation of Ukraine's Crimea peninsula in 2014.