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Many Christmas tree growers have special equipment for wreath and garland making, and work with customers to create the wreath that is exactly the variety and size they want. "It becomes a multigenerational event", said Brian Sullivan, director of Parks and Recreation, noting that families return year after year. But he was more than excited to participate because he's connected to the tree; he only lives a few doors down from the family that donated it in Washington Heights.
  • Demi Lovato Makes Romance With Luke Rockhold Instagram Official

    Demi Lovato Makes Romance With Luke Rockhold Instagram Official

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    Lovato looked stunning in a structured LBD, which she paired with a black suit jacket draped around her shoulders and matching clutch. In the picture , Lovato is seen resting her hand on the UFC fighter's thigh. Are you guys surprised Demi and Luke made a decision to go public with their relationship? Earlier this November, she posted a video of herself having sparring classes with Sylvester Stallone.
  • Arrival - Amy Adams excels in this intriguing sci-fi

    Arrival - Amy Adams excels in this intriguing sci-fi

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    At first it seems much more stock than it is-Basic Backstory 101-but that's just Villeneuve slowly pulling the rug out from under you. From the extensive way the experts figure out how to communicate with the aliens to the slow pacing combined with ominous music, the handsome special effect filled visuals, and intense, dramatic, and emotional moments throughout, the experience this film provides is one that sci-fi fans will very much enjoy.While the film is clearly heavy science fiction, ...
  • LEADING OFF: Can Bauer, Indians celebrate at Wrigley?

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    It's been happening since Arizona beat the Yankees in seven games in 2002 after the regular season was delayed by the September 11 terror attacks. "First of all, they had to tell her she's not being arrested", her son, Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon, said Saturday.
  • 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story' International Trailer: Trust The Force

    'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story' International Trailer: Trust The Force

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    This new trailer is also far more forthcoming about that plot-like, for example, Jyn finally actually utters the words, "Death Star", and there are shots of the space station moving. I don't know if the national mood will change the box office results for Rogue One , but I can definitely see how this film might resonate more now with certain audience members.
  • 'Doctor Strange' dominates box office in opening weekend

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    Doctor Strange had a healing impact on a sluggish autumn box office. The weekend brought more good news for Hollywood, which has been beset by ho-hum returns in recent weeks. The independently financed film cost a reported $40 million to make. Mel Gibson's Hacksaw Ridge, which stars Andrew Garfield as real-life conscientious war objector and Army medic Desmond T.
  • Shane In For Survivor Series

    Shane In For Survivor Series

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    Shane McMahon joins Team Smackdown : Yes, it's absurd that the best Team Smackdown could find is a 46 year-old non-wrestler, but the simple truth is that this is more appealing than Baron Corbin, Luke Harper, or anyone else they realistically could have placed in that role.
  • Comey says latest emails don't change decision

    Comey says latest emails don't change decision

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    The new emails were discovered on a laptop belonging to Anthony Weiner, a former congressman and NY mayoral candidate who is the estranged husband of Huma Abedin, a close aide to Clinton. A Reuters/Ipsos States of the Nation poll gave her a 90 percent chance of defeating Trump and becoming the first woman elected U.S. president. That letter Comey sent last month rattled the Clinton campaign, sending her poll numbers into a tailspin.
  • Oregon Elects The Nation's First Openly Bisexual Governor

    Oregon Elects The Nation's First Openly Bisexual Governor

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    During a debate at the Portland City Club, Pierce drew jeers from the audience when he said that upper income women are "not susceptible" to domestic violence. Kate, who was outed against her will by a newspaper in 1995, has already used her tenure as governor for good, having signed a measure banning so-called gay "conversion therapy" for minors in her state.
  • Person of interest in Baytown double murder held for resisting arrest

    Person of interest in Baytown double murder held for resisting arrest

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    Both victims suffered at least one gunshot wound, investigators said. Dobbs is driving a cream-colored 2008 Chrysler PT Cruiser with Texas license plate FPN8281. Police identified Dobbs as Fritch's boyfriend. "She is described as a white female, 5'01" and 135 pounds with brown hair and green eyes. Click for more from Fox 26 .
  • Cavs get their rings; Cubs get nothing

    Cavs get their rings; Cubs get nothing

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    LeBron James and the Cavaliers romped to victory, beating the Nicks 117-88 to send a message to the rest of the league about their title intentions this season. The hype of Brandon Jennings didn't translate into anything, as he scored just 7 points on 1-for-7 from the field, and there was nothing coming from the bench to help the Knicks stop the slide in the second half, and it'll take time to find someone who does.
  • Janet Reno, first female United States attorney general, dies

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    On Monday, the current Attorney General Loretta Lynch released a statement praising Reno for being a " trailblazer " for women working in law enforcement and government. Bush administration. She had Federal Bureau of Investigation planes at her disposal, but instead flew commercial coach, which meant folding her 6-foot-2-inch frame into very uncomfortable seats.
  • Country Music Association Awards

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    In this year's CMA awards , she wore a lavender tulle tiered confection that was more of a head turner than the dress she wore in the previous year. Chris Stapleton received male vocalist of the year award for the second time and ended his message saying "It takes a village", a famous line often linked with U.S president candidate Hilary Clinton.
  • Doctor Strange Has Stellar Opening At Box Office

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    The weekend brought more good news for Hollywood, which has been beset by ho-hum returns in recent weeks. It beat two other new releases, 20th Century Fox's "Trolls", which placed second, and Lions Gate Entertainment Corp.'s "Hacksaw Ridge", which garnered a third-place finish for Mel Gibson's first directorial feature in a decade.
  • Springsteen and Bon Jovi rally for Clinton

    Springsteen and Bon Jovi rally for Clinton

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    With one more night to go before Election Day , Hillary Clinton's got some musical heavy-hitters in her corner. "The choice tomorrow couldn't be any clearer", Springsteen told rallygoers near the city's Independence Hall. Nate Silver, the election data scientist who runs the popular FiveThirtyEight forecasting website , though, gave Clinton the slightest of edges to win the state in his forecast Monday morning .
  • Clinton, Trump target different Americas in final push

    Clinton, Trump target different Americas in final push

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    North Carolina has It's not hard to see why. The candidates' motorcades even passed one another on the tarmac at the Raleigh-Durham airport ahead of their rival rallies. The major United States media outlet reported that Trump has gained quite a bit in the past two weeks, in particular after the FBI Director James Comey announced last week to re-open the investigation in to the alleged email scandal of Clinton.
  • Melania Trump hits the campaign trail for first solo event

    Melania Trump hits the campaign trail for first solo event

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    Trump's goals may seem at odds with her husband, who has a long history of using Twitter to insult people. "Our culture has gotten too mean", Melania Trump said . How is she supposed to be taken seriously as a defender of victims when her husband is the biggest bully on the planet right now?! "I thought, 'Yeah, especially if it's done at three o'clock in the morning against a former Miss Universe by a guy running for president, "the former president said to laughter".
  • Some encouraging and discouraging news about LGBTQ depictions on television

    Some encouraging and discouraging news about LGBTQ depictions on television

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    The five broadcast networks are ABC, CBS, FOX, NBC, and The CW. The number of LGBTQ series regulars on streaming series is up to 45 (from 42), while recurring is down to 16 from 20. But Glaad bemoaned the fact that more than 25 lesbian and bisexual female characters died or were killed off. Last year, there were no trans characters counted on broadcast.
  • Watch a news report from Stranger Things

    Watch a news report from Stranger Things

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    Netflix dropped a fictional newscast detailing the disappearance of Barb Holland and the theft of Eggos in a store. Eleven employs her supernatural abilities to help Will's friends search for him as he attempts to survive in a harrowing alternate realm called the Upside-Down.
  • A third GOP senator backs an indefinite Supreme Court blockade

    A third GOP senator backs an indefinite Supreme Court blockade

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    They have developed some promising theories that , should the electorate deliver the necessary Democratic presidency-Republican Senate combination, will next year blossom into the foundational bedrock principles of the Republic itself. Critics of the current selection process have noted that the seven-vote requirement, passed in the Knesset in 2002, effectively gives the court's own representatives on the body a veto on who joins it.