September 19, 2020
Oshiomhole cast his vote for PDP

Oshiomhole Allegedly Cast His Vote For PDP

Reports emanating from the Edo state election has alleged that the former National Chairman of the All Progressive Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole mistakenly cast his vote for the incumbent Governor, Godwin Obaseki (PDP). Oshiomhole cast his vote at his polling unit: 01, Ward 10, Iramoh, Edo State around 11 am. Oshiomhole shares the same

September 19, 2020
'brutal'-winged-foot-takes-its-toll-as-tiger-woods-departs

'Brutal' Winged Foot takes its toll as Tiger Woods departs

(CNN)Patrick Reed led the 120th US Open as “brutal” Winged Foot lived up to its fearsome reputation and Tiger Woods missed the halfway cut. Reed followed his first round 66 with a 70 for 136 — four-under-par overall — one clear of fellow American Bryson DeChambeau, who posted a fine second round 68, one of

September 19, 2020
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Gareth Bale looks for a fresh start as golden stay in Madrid turns sour

(CNN)Since Gareth Bale joined Real Madrid for a then world record fee in 2013, only Cristiano Ronaldo and Karim Benzema have scored more goals for Los Blancos. By every tangible metric, the Welshman’s stay in the Spanish capital was a success; four Champions Leagues, two La Liga titles and one Copa del Rey, as well

September 19, 2020
patrick-reed-leads-us-open-as-tiger-woods-misses-cut-at-'brutal'-winged-foot

Patrick Reed leads US Open as Tiger Woods misses cut at 'brutal' Winged Foot

(CNN)Patrick Reed led the 120th US Open as “brutal” Winged Foot lived up to its fearsome reputation and Tiger Woods missed the halfway cut. Reed followed his first round 66 with a 70 for 136 — four-under-par overall — one clear of fellow American Bryson DeChambeau, who posted a fine second round 68, one of

September 19, 2020
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David Ortiz admits he had Covid-19, but was asymptomatic

(CNN)Baseball legend David Ortiz admitted Friday to having Covid-19. Ortiz told New England Sports Network (NESN) announcers during Friday’s Major League Baseball game between the Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees. “Yeah, man, I just got it. I just had my last test yesterday. Thank God I tested negative,” Ortiz said, adding that he

September 19, 2020
cdc-reverses-course-again,-says-asymptomatic-people-should-be-tested

CDC reverses course again, says asymptomatic people should be tested

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reversed course again Friday, now recommending that people get tested if they come into contact with someone who has coronavirus, even if they are asymptomatic. “Due to the significance of asymptomatic and pre-symptomatic transmission, this guidance further reinforces the need to test asymptomatic persons, including close contacts of a

September 19, 2020
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Trump says U.S. will manufacture enough coronavirus vaccine doses for every American by April

President Donald Trump said Friday the U.S. will manufacture at least 100 million coronavirus vaccine doses before the end of the year and have enough to inoculate every American by April. “Hundreds of millions of doses will be available every month, and we expect to have enough vaccines for every American by April, and again

September 19, 2020
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Ruth Bader Ginsburg, aka 'Notorious RBG,' was an unparalleled cultural icon

Judge Jeanine Pirro says Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was a At 5’1” and barely 100 pounds, Ruth Bader Ginsburg earned her nickname “The Notorious RBG” by the sheer force of who she was as a judge: a feminist icon, a rebel, an indefatigable advocate for justice and yes – an unparalleled cultural icon. At 87

September 19, 2020
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Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s legacy celebrated in the films ‘RBG’ and ‘On the Basis of Sex’

Ruth Bader Ginsburg, a moving force for women’s rights and an associate justice of the Supreme Court since 1993, has died. She was 87. The justice died Friday after a lengthy battle with pancreatic cancer and as news circulated on the “best real-life hero” award recipient at the MTV Movie and TV awards, so did interest in films that have

September 19, 2020
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Ruth Bader Ginsburg remembered by Hollywood: 'Thank you for changing history'

Hollywood stars and beyond are paying tribute to the late Ruth Bader Ginsburg. The enigmatic, longtime Supreme Court justice died Friday at the age of 87 from complications surrounding metastatic pancreas cancer. Following the tragic news, stars immediately took to social media to honor Ginsburg and to remember her legacy. SUPREME COURT JUSTICE RUTH BADER GINSBURG DIES AT 87 Ginsburg died Friday

September 19, 2020
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Pupils off in four out of five schools in England waiting for Covid tests

More than four out of five schools in England have pupils stuck at home because they cannot get access to Covid-19 tests, according to a survey of headteachers. Meanwhile it emerged that Eton, where the prime minister studied, had used a private provider to test all of its staff and students as they returned to

September 19, 2020
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'That '70s Show' star Danny Masterson appears in court; attorney claims rape charges are 'politicized'

Danny Masterson, who was recently charged in the rape of three women, made his first court appearance on Friday in a Los Angeles courtroom where his attorney maintained his innocence and claimed that the charges against him were “politicized.” The “That ‘70s Show” alum stood before a judge on Friday in a dark blue suit with

September 19, 2020
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Actor Jimmie Walker alleges Freddie Prinze once tried to 'kill' John Travolta: report

Once upon a time, Freddie Prinze allegedly tried to off John Travolta with a crossbow, so claims actor Jimmie Walker. The “Goodtimes” star, 73, reportedly made the shocking revelation in a new documentary for the upcoming Showtime series “The Comedy Store,” and alleged that Prinze grew upset with Travolta after the actor beat him out in landing a

September 19, 2020
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Michael Moore sounds alarm on Biden's campaign in Michigan: 'It’s actually worse than Hillary's'

Liberal filmmaker Michael Moore sounded the alarm for Democrats about his home state of Michigan ahead of the November election. During an interview on The Hill TV’s “Rising,” Moore began by citing a recent Detroit Free Press poll that showed President Trump cutting Joe Biden‘s lead “in half” since June, when the Democrat previously held a

September 19, 2020
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Lady Gaga says Americans 'all drink the poison that is white supremacy,' calls out 'performative activism'

Lady Gaga spoke out against racism and intolerance in a new interview. The 34-year-old singer also criticized people who post about activism but don’t actually participate in the change America needs so desperately. “When you’re born in this country, we all drink the poison that is white supremacy,” Gaga told Billboard magazine. “I am in the

September 19, 2020
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Chrissy Teigen accidentally reveals whether baby No. 3 with John Legend is boy or girl

Chrissy Teigen accidentally spilled whether she and her husband, John Legend, are expecting a boy or a girl. The “Cravings” author revealed the news about the couple’s third child on her Instagram Story on Thursday while updating fans during her mandated bed rest. The pair is also parents to Luna, 4, and Miles, 2. Teigen, 34, started out by giving

September 19, 2020
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Aaron Carter teases details of ‘classy’ adult film performance, reveals payment he'd consider for sex tape

Aaron Carter is returning to the adult entertainment website CamSoda on Friday night, just two weeks after he made his debut. The singer, 32, discussed his plans for a “classy” performance on his piano for the upcoming live camera show. “I’m going to hop on the piano,” he told Page Six Thursday, before adding that “kinky stuff

September 19, 2020
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‘Cheer’ coach Monica Aldama breaks her silence over Jerry Harris’ arrest: ‘Devastated’

“Cheer” coach Monica Aldama broke her silence Friday morning after one of her former cheerleaders, Jerry Harris, was arrested Thursday on a federal child pornography charge. Harris, 21, has been accused of soliciting “sexually explicit videos and photos” from a 13-year-old using a social media app, the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of Illinois

September 19, 2020
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AOC says Ginsburg's death should 'radicalize' Dems: 'I need you to be ready'

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., mourned the loss of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg as “earth-shattering” and said the balance of democracy now hinged on who would succeed her on the Supreme Court. The freshman “Squad” leader urged her supporters not to despair, but rather mobilize in a mass way because reproductive rights, marriage equality, labor protections, climate change and

September 19, 2020
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Ted Cruz urges Senate to fill Ruth Bader Ginsburg's seat, warning of 'constitutional crisis' on Election Day

Sen. Ted Cruz on Friday urged his fellow lawmakers to nominate and confirm a Supreme Court justice before the Nov. 3 presidential election following the death of Ruth Bader Ginsburg, warning of a looming “constitutional crisis” if the seat remains vacant. “We cannot have Election Day come and go with a four-four court,” Cruz said during an interview

September 19, 2020
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Bill Clinton shares statement, photo after Ginsburg death

Former President Bill Clinton commented late Friday after the news that Supreme Court Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg had died at age 87. In a Twitter post, the former president included a photo of himself with Clinton, as she addressed an audience around the time of her nomination. Clinton also issued a separate statement: “With

September 19, 2020
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Ruth Bader Ginsburg death makes Supreme Court major 2020 campaign issue

The death of Ruth Bader Ginsburg put the Supreme Court at the epicenter of the 2020 presidential election, setting up a furious battle over who should fill the vacancy. Ginsburg, 87, died Friday of complications from metastatic pancreatic cancer, just weeks before the Nov. 3 presidential election, likely marking the start of a bitter partisan feud over who will fill

September 19, 2020
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Hillary Clinton: Ginsburg 'paved the way for so many women, including me'

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton paid tribute to former Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who passed away Friday at 87 from metastic pancreatic cancer. The Brooklyn-born justice was known as a champion for women’s rights, something Clinton cited Friday in a tweet. “Justice Ginsburg paved the way for so many women, including me,” Clinton

September 19, 2020
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William Barr commemorates Ginsburg, says she 'leaves a towering legacy'

Attorney General William Barr offered his condolences Friday after Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s death, praising her as leading “one of the great lives in the history of American law.” “On behalf of the Department of Justice, I extend my deepest sympathy on the passing of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg,” said Barr in a DOJ

September 19, 2020
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Graham praises Ruth Bader Ginsburg as a 'trailblazer' who 'served with honor and distinction'

Senate Judiciary Chairman Lindsey Graham has paid tribute to the late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who died on Friday at 87, as a “trailblazer” who served with “honor and distinction.” “It was with great sadness that I learned of the passing of Justice Ginsburg,” he said. “Justice Ginsburg was a trailblazer who possessed

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Politics

Oshiomhole Allegedly Cast His Vote For PDP

Reports emanating from the Edo state election has alleged that the former National Chairman of the All Progressive Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole mistakenly cast his vote for the incumbent Governor, Godwin Obaseki (PDP). Oshiomhole cast his vote at his polling unit: 01, Ward 10, Iramoh, Edo State around 11 am. Oshiomhole shares the same

'Brutal' Winged Foot takes its toll as Tiger Woods departs

(CNN)Patrick Reed led the 120th US Open as “brutal” Winged Foot lived up to its fearsome reputation and Tiger Woods missed the halfway cut. Reed followed his first round 66 with a 70 for 136 — four-under-par overall — one clear of fellow American Bryson DeChambeau, who posted a fine second round 68, one of

Gareth Bale looks for a fresh start as golden stay in Madrid turns sour

(CNN)Since Gareth Bale joined Real Madrid for a then world record fee in 2013, only Cristiano Ronaldo and Karim Benzema have scored more goals for Los Blancos. By every tangible metric, the Welshman’s stay in the Spanish capital was a success; four Champions Leagues, two La Liga titles and one Copa del Rey, as well

Patrick Reed leads US Open as Tiger Woods misses cut at 'brutal' Winged Foot

(CNN)Patrick Reed led the 120th US Open as “brutal” Winged Foot lived up to its fearsome reputation and Tiger Woods missed the halfway cut. Reed followed his first round 66 with a 70 for 136 — four-under-par overall — one clear of fellow American Bryson DeChambeau, who posted a fine second round 68, one of

David Ortiz admits he had Covid-19, but was asymptomatic

(CNN)Baseball legend David Ortiz admitted Friday to having Covid-19. Ortiz told New England Sports Network (NESN) announcers during Friday’s Major League Baseball game between the Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees. “Yeah, man, I just got it. I just had my last test yesterday. Thank God I tested negative,” Ortiz said, adding that he

CDC reverses course again, says asymptomatic people should be tested

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reversed course again Friday, now recommending that people get tested if they come into contact with someone who has coronavirus, even if they are asymptomatic. “Due to the significance of asymptomatic and pre-symptomatic transmission, this guidance further reinforces the need to test asymptomatic persons, including close contacts of a

Trump says U.S. will manufacture enough coronavirus vaccine doses for every American by April

President Donald Trump said Friday the U.S. will manufacture at least 100 million coronavirus vaccine doses before the end of the year and have enough to inoculate every American by April. “Hundreds of millions of doses will be available every month, and we expect to have enough vaccines for every American by April, and again

Ruth Bader Ginsburg, aka 'Notorious RBG,' was an unparalleled cultural icon

Judge Jeanine Pirro says Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was a At 5’1” and barely 100 pounds, Ruth Bader Ginsburg earned her nickname “The Notorious RBG” by the sheer force of who she was as a judge: a feminist icon, a rebel, an indefatigable advocate for justice and yes – an unparalleled cultural icon. At 87
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Michelle Obama speaks to NBA, WNBA players about how they can use platform to create change

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How Italy turned the Covid-19 disaster around

Now, just four months later, life in Italy, the country Vice President Mike Pence once said “no one wanted to be like,” is nearly back to normal, despite occasional spikes in cases that have been attributed to migrants arriving in the country or living in close quarters. The death toll has leveled off at just
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George Floyd’s death ignited a racial reckoning that shows no signs of slowing down

America rises up regularly. It’s in the DNA of a country founded on dissent. Millions have forged their anger into action, from the tax revolts of the nation’s earliest days, to the labor, housing and busing protests that helped shape the civil rights movement. The Me Too-fueled women’s marches of 2017 and 2018 and the
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  Where is Congress this week? Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has said senators can head home for the August recess, but should be ready to be called back if things develop on the stimulus front. Same thing goes for the House, which is still out.    Connecticut, Minnesota, Vermont and Wisconsin will hold primary
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How Italy turned the Covid-19 disaster around

Now, just four months later, life in Italy, the country Vice President Mike Pence once said “no one wanted to be like,” is nearly back to normal, despite occasional spikes in cases that have been attributed to migrants arriving in the country or living in close quarters. The death toll has leveled off at just
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Italy prepares to return to school … with saws

Social distancing is vital to mitigate the spread of coronavirus, but most Italian schools still use old-fashioned “banchi,” or benches, that seat multiple students to save space in their cramped classrooms. Single desks are rare, especially in the lower grade levels. Italy’s Education Ministry put out a Europe-wide tender earlier in July for three million
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