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The 44-year-old was signed by the Twins earlier this month after being released by Atlanta, and is expected to start against the hottest team in the majors during his upcoming appearance on the mound. Twins: LHP Craig Breslow (rib soreness) returned from his rehab assignment, with 1B/DH Kennys Vargas going down to Triple-A with Molitor's preference to carry an eight-man bullpen for the time being.
  • Real Madrid forward Mariano Diaz Mejia joins Lyon

    Real Madrid forward Mariano Diaz Mejia joins Lyon

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    The Lyon star, who scored 37 goals in 45 matches at club level last term, had been expected to join Atletico Madrid , but the move fell foul of the Spanish club's transfer ban. Even though RMC work it out for us, it doesn't take much of a genius to work out who those two players are, mostly because Didier Deschamps only really uses one striker regularly, and that's Olivier Giroud , while Lyon's interest in Real Madrid's Mariano Diaz has been very well documented.
  • Cosby accuser returns to stand for more defense grilling

    Cosby accuser returns to stand for more defense grilling

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    His attorney began the trial by denying the accusations against him, and the comedian has denied the allegations of at least 60 women who have said they were sexually assaulted by him. She testified that's when Cosby assaulted her. "I felt that if I had gone to police, Mr. Cosby would retaliate and try to hurt me, that he would try to hurt me and my family in some way", Constand said.
  • Bill Cosby jury to hear more of his deposition testimony

    Bill Cosby jury to hear more of his deposition testimony

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    BILL Cosby's lawyers rattled through his rape trial defence in just SIX MINUTES yesterday. During a taped phone call that was broadcast in the courtroom, Cosby's recognizable voice can be heard offering to pay for graduate school in addition to travel expenses and a meeting with a talent agent.
  • Cosby judge could revisit issue of revealing names of jurors

    Cosby judge could revisit issue of revealing names of jurors

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    They told Judge Steven O'Neill on the fourth day that they could not reach a unanimous verdict. Montgomery County District Attorney Kevin Steele immediately came out and stated that he will retry Mr. Cosby says it was consensual. Two women jurors looked anguished when they announced the final deadlock, wiping away tears. Some of you reading this will find it hard to understand that for years Bill Cosby was America's dad.
  • Sean Spicer might be leaving White House podium

    Sean Spicer might be leaving White House podium

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    And then Spicer said little of anything. Sanders said in a statement, "We have sought input from many people as we look to expand our communications operation". "They bring us into the briefing room here at the White House and they wont answer these questions on camera, or let us record the audio". "If he can't come out and answer the questions and they're not going to do this on camera or audio, why are we even having these briefings or these gaggles in the first place?" Acosta's ...
  • Interactive Spider-Man from Sphero cracks jokes, brings you on superhero missions

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    Its stumpy arms are poseable, but he's otherwise immobile. Now, as we await Spider-Man Homecoming , Sphero has announced a new must-have geek gadget . He also noted that the scene "means a lot". Put simply, this is a toy with intelligence. The interactive device looks different from anything else Sphero has created, in that it's stationary and made of a rubber material - all the company's other toys are designed to move.
  • Nationwide manhunt ends in Tennessee; prison bus escapees chased to ground

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    The inmates also carjacked a 2004 green Honda Civic 4-door with a Georgia license plate RBJ6601 on Tuesday. "We need the eyes and ears really of anybody in this country to be on the lookout", Putnam County Sheriff Howard Sills said . We know they took food there. "They were inside the caged area of the bus", Sills said. There the two apparently stole a vehicle, which they drove to a house in Bedford County.
  • Wonder Woman Crushes The Mummy At The Box Office

    Wonder Woman Crushes The Mummy At The Box Office

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    With The Mummy's limp start, the door was left wide open for Wonder Woman to hold the number one spot. Unless you went to catch Wonder Woman in theaters (or to see the film again), there was nothing worth your time at the movies this past weekend .
  • Wonder Woman Limited Edition Blu-ray Gift Set Revealed

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    Gadot has spoken publicly about her time in the Israeli military. With a summer-defining hit on their hands, Goldstein said to expect to "see a lot more of Diana" and the " Wonder Woman " world in the future. In its second weekend out, Wonder Woman has clearly squashed any arguments its naysayers may make about its success. Beyond my mild frustration with how polished Gadot's Diana is, there are a few elements that certainly weaken the film.
  • Maryland, DC to Sue Trump Over Foreign Payments

    Maryland, DC to Sue Trump Over Foreign Payments

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    CREW is outside counsel on the lawsuit the attorneys general plan to file. They claim the president's Trump Hotel in Washington , D.C., had officials from Kuwait and Saudi Arabia stay there and thus took payments from foreign governments.
  • Daesh-linked militants kill 13 Philippine marines in south: Military official

    Daesh-linked militants kill 13 Philippine marines in south: Military official

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    In a press briefing, Lt. Col. Jo-ar Herrera said that USA special forces were helping the army. The Filipino military has called on Facebook to close 63 accounts linked to ISIS-affiliated Maute militants engaged in the fighting. An Associated Press journalist and photographer saw a U.S. Navy P3 Orion plane hovering in cloudy skies above Marawi on Friday. Until now there had been no confirmation that USA forces were assisting in the battle for Marawi City, which is in its third week.
  • Ice Cube takes Bill Maher to task over N-word controversy

    Ice Cube takes Bill Maher to task over N-word controversy

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    Ben Sasse asked, "Would you like to come work in the field with us?" on the June 2 episode of Real Time . As of now, Maher still maintains employment at HBO, but he spent most of Friday's Real Time repenting for his sins. The legendary rapper went on to make a powerful analogy about the non-black use of the word. "Because I think that there's guys who are a little too familiar ...
  • New smart speaker expected as Apple kicks off conference

    New smart speaker expected as Apple kicks off conference

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    Apple's recent emphasis on privacy and encryption could give it an edge here: The company said HomePod won't send anything to a remote server until it hears "Hey, Siri", meaning that it will conduct basic language processing locally on the device so as not to snoop, even innocently, on its users.
  • #OneLoveManchester : Ariana Grande gives emotional speech

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    In this blurry zone between online interaction and the real experiences of live performances (like the ones we saw at One Love Manchester ), a new generation of music stars and fans is emerging. "I don't feel or smell or hear or see any fear in this building". "It's very important. We need to stand united against it now. All we feel here tonight is love, resilience, positivity", Williams said.
  • Woman-led film a wonderful thing

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    It's the first time that Gadot's Diana really experiences and sees the violence of war up close and personal for herself, as she tries to just make it through No Man's Land to save a town of innocent civilians, who are being occupied by armed forces, on the other side.
  • Kathy Griffin's Trump stunt was stupid. But Obama suffered through worse

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    Jim Carrey had an added challenge for Kathy Griffin in the wake of her controversial photo shoot where she posed with a severed fake head resembling President Donald Trump . That brazen attitude accompanied numerous personal and professional spats Griffin has incited with her foul-mouth and propensity for insult. CNN had earlier called the picture "disgusting and offensive", and said it was "evaluating" its annual New Year's Eve coverage, which Ms Griffin co-hosted for a decade with ...
  • Rajinikanth's fans come out to streets

    Rajinikanth's fans come out to streets

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    Mr Gadkari went on to say that Rajinikanth has a strong support base and is a "great human being". Similarity AP politics has been also linked to celluloid glamour. This may not be a surprise for Rajini fans, who were signaled the same - "Get ready for war". This is not the first time Rajinikanth has been targeted over his connection with Karnataka.
  • Korea fires shots at N. Korea after object crosses border

    Korea fires shots at N. Korea after object crosses border

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    South Korea's military fired warning shots after a North Korean drone briefly crossed the border a year ago. Pyongyang said it launched an intermediate-range ballistic missile which met all technical requirements and could now be mass-produced, although United States officials questioned the extent of its progress.
  • Montana Republican waits to apologize for assaulting reporter until after he wins

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    The altercation occurred when Jacobs tried to ask Gianforte about the CBO score of the Republicans' health care bill. The Republican candidate canceled television interviews and stayed out of sight while the polls were open Thursday. He is scheduled to appear in court in June. Democratic candidate Quist received 93.7% of Hillary Clinton's November vote total. "I would rather not have seen that situation, but if you have somebody sticking a phone in your face, a mic in your face, over and ...