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He's how tall? Birth stats out for April the giraffe's calf

He's how tall? Birth stats out for April the giraffe's calf

After being over two months late, internet star April the Giraffe finally gave birth in the month of her name. April is said to have recovered perfectly and is eating "everything in sight". Zoo owne...

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Ben Affleck, Jennifer Garner Spotted Leaving Church Days After Divorce Filing

Ben Affleck, Jennifer Garner Spotted Leaving Church Days After Divorce Filing

Irreconcilable differences were cited in the paperwork filed in Los Angeles Superior Court, where Garner filed the divorce petition and Affleck filed his response, the newspaper reported late on Thurs...

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Sean Spicer: 'I've Let the President Down'

I would ask obviously for folks' forgiveness. It was Spicer's second apology in as many days, following an initial mea culpa Tuesday during an interview with CNN. "I've let the president down", he...

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First lady Melania to move into White House

The Times adds new details to our previous reporting on Trump's weakening of ethics rules and former lobbyists working on regulations they opposed on behalf of private clients just months ago ....

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Chappelle's Show alumnus Charlie Murphy dead at 57

Chappelle's Show alumnus Charlie Murphy dead at 57

Other comedians and actors have been paying tribute on social media. He was an in-demand stand-up comic, acted on shows including Black Jesus and Power , and lent his voice to animated shows includin...

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Record-breaking debut for newest 'Fast and Furious' flick

That year, a small, auto thieving film - starring a fairly unknown Vin Diesel (Pitch Black had been released but didn't become a cult hit until home video) - opened to $40 million, matching its budget...

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Ahmadinejad To Run In Iran Presidential Election, Defying Ayatollah's Orders

Ahmadinejad To Run In Iran Presidential Election, Defying Ayatollah's Orders

Ahmadinjead is most notable for being the president whose reelection was tainted by irregularities, which in turn sparked the Green Movement of 2009, which saw hundreds of thousands of Iranians take t...

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Animal Adventure Park via CNN

Animal Adventure Park via CNN

New York Upstate reports the Harpursville, New York, park has a contest to name April's fourth calf. The YouTube live giraffe cam has streamed online since February 10, but never drew as many si...

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Turkey referendum: Exit poll shows majority back more powers for president

Relations between Europe and Turkey hit a new low during the referendum campaign after Germany and the Netherlands barred Turkish ministers from holding rallies in support of the constitutional am...

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Melissa McCarthy returns to SNL with an 'Easter Message from Sean Spicer'

So naturally, it's a topic that many late night hosts want to talk about. Earlier in the show, McCarthy as Spicer gave a group of children participating in the year's egg hunt a fright after ripping...

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A Lot of Old Characters Cameo in 'The Fate of the Furious'

A Lot of Old Characters Cameo in 'The Fate of the Furious'

The botched Berlin mission lands Hobbs in a super-max prison, where he faces off with none other than Deckard Shaw (Jason Statham), the tough-as-nails villain from the last movie. She anchors the stor...

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On Saturday Night Live, Melissa McCarthy's 'Spicey' Has An Easter Message

Alec Baldwin reprised his iconic role as Trump, pitting a Grim Reaper Steve Bannon against Jimmy Fallon's Jared Kushner in a reality TV-inspired elimination round. The chorus repeats, "Oh, tell me s...

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Centrefold hit-maker John Geils Jr dies at 71

After switching to the Worcester Polytechnic Institute to study mechanical engineering, he founded the J. Geils Blues Band with friends Stephen Jo Bladd , Richard Salwitz, Danny Klein , and Pet...

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Hannah Horvath welcomes baby Grover on Girls series finale

Hannah Horvath welcomes baby Grover on Girls series finale

Indeed, the penultimate, ninth episode was more of a traditional finale, with all four girls , together for the last time. And although this final season has taken some surprising turns, it became ...

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Nikki Bella & John Cena React Backstage Moments After Getting Engaged

Nikki Bella & John Cena React Backstage Moments After Getting Engaged

I'm so very proud of you. If that's the first time you've heard the champ's full name - that makes the two of us. He said he's known Austin Aries for years and once wrestled him for 76 minutes. Ni...

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Tillerson says no reason for Russia to retaliate

Tillerson says no reason for Russia to retaliate

They also suggested that the United Nations examine the unilateral action and if necessary, condemn it. U.K. Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson canceled a trip to Moscow over the conflict in Syria, f...

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Pence says 'era of strategic patience' is over

National Security Adviser General H.R. McMaster also used familiar language Sunday to describe North Korea's "provocative and destabilizing and threatening behavior", while leaving all options on the ...

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East Bay Times wins Pulitzer for Ghost Ship fire coverage

Trump Foundation. Conservative columnist Peggy Noonan won the award for commentary for her many columns about the divisive presidential campaign, which had eye-catching headlines like " Imagine a ...

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Watch Jimmy Fallon Pay Tribute to David Bowie on 'SNL'

Watch Jimmy Fallon Pay Tribute to David Bowie on 'SNL'

After listing his version of his accomplishments, Trump says, "I'm so sad that my presidency is finally coming to an end". But Alec Baldwin and Melissa McCarthy were again the center of it all on th...

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Mark Hamill says he'd like to play George Lucas in a movie

He even imagined how Fisher would be viewing his tribute to her. They also said this is not a passive experience and the choices matter. "I was just bowled over by her humour and her wit, how sardon...

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