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by | May 14, 2017 | 18:57

He then missed the Spurs' 114-75 win over Houston in Game 6 on Thursday. It was also the fewest points he had scored in a playoff game since the 2012 NBA Finals when he came off the bench for the Thunder. The San Antonio Spurs versus Houston Rockets was a series packed full of action, excitement, and plenty of twists. "But it happened. Now we move forward", said Harden, who averaged a spectacular tally of 29.1 points, 11.2 assists and 8.1 rebounds during the regular season, via ESPN .

by | May 14, 2017 | 18:30

The teenager from Moama and his team had worked on a handful of last-minute changes to his performance for the grand final during rehearsals on Saturday, giving the backing vocals more of a gospel flavour and smoothing the high note which came unstuck during his semi-final.

by | May 14, 2017 | 17:56

They could teach you twice as many skills while both giving you love and attention. You are the best thing that happened in my life. Usually on Mother's Day , we opine on the joys of motherhood. In 1876, Anna Jarvis was quoted saying her mother recited the following prayer: "I hope and pray that someone, sometime, will found a memorial mother's day commemorating her for the matchless service she renders to humanity in every field of life".

by | May 14, 2017 | 16:38

In addition to reprising her role as Sean Spicer , fans should expect McCarthy to reprise at least one of her numerous other iconic Saturday Night Live characters while also breathing life into countless other hilarious and zany characters! After a week of sheer chaos in the White House, a dose of topical satire is a welcome distraction.

by | May 14, 2017 | 16:35

In a promo photo captioned #PiratesLife, McCartney is seen with long, charcoal-colored hair, heavy eye shadow and a bandana under his weathered pirates' cap. Deadline reported past year that the former Beatle had joined the cast of the film, which is set to be released on May 26. The new Pirates will set sail in late May.

by | May 14, 2017 | 17:36

Hansen is braced for a tough Pool B , but knows his defending champions will have to beat the best teams on the planet if they are to win the tournament for a third time in succession. "Scotland did beat us in the Six Nations and they are improving". Pool A - Ireland , Scotland , Japan , Europe 1, play-off victor. France have reached three finals, and Argentina have made the semifinals of two of the last three World Cups.

by | May 14, 2017 | 17:14

She is so cute! Less than 10 hours after giving birth to Princess Charlotte , the Duchess of Cambridge was pictured with Prince William on the steps of the Lindo Wing at St Mary's Hospital in Paddington, looking radiant and overjoyed with their baby daughter.

by | May 14, 2017 | 17:14

His veiled threat was likely to add to the storm roiling Washington over Trump's abrupt firing of Comey on Tuesday. "He said , 'You go where the facts take you and I will handle the politics of it, I'll go brief the Hill, I'll hold off the White House.' He's the lineman in football, keeping everybody away from the guys that are trying to run or make the pass".

by | May 14, 2017 | 16:24

Ritchie replied: "You might have to get Semitic roots, which I'm sure you could find if you dig deep enough". Hunnam , who also starred in Pacific Rim and Sons of Anarchy , revealed that he was so upset that he couldn't appear in Game of Thrones that he never even asked which part he was being offered.

by | May 14, 2017 | 17:27

Superstar Rajinikanth is busy wrapping up the shoot of 2.0 in the direction of Shankar after which he will start shooting for his next film in the direction of PA Ranjith. The movie which would be produced by Dhanush's Wunderbar Films was expected to go on floors on May 28 near Chennai , where a huge set resembling the Mumbai Dharavi slums was erected.

by | May 14, 2017 | 16:00

Calling his sister Luisa, who wrote the winning song Amar Pelos Dois to join him on stage, the celebrations began as Twitter erupted with messages of congratulations, while some slammed Salvador's over-earnest plea on behalf of serious artists everywhere.

by | May 14, 2017 | 15:13

Speaking to the Press Association , the Harry Potter fan, who does not wish to be identified, thanked Rowling for taking to Twitter to publicise the police appeal. Rowling, seen here in November, has asked fans not to purchase the stolen story if offered the opportunity. The owner of the prequel, who does not wish to be identified, thanked JK Rowling and the police for raising awareness about the theft.

by | May 14, 2017 | 15:53

May the dapper Force be with you. To celebrate, TBS is airing a marathon of the first six movies in the wildly popular sci-fi franchise, starting with Episode I - The Phantom Menace . Want to feed a fan? Whether it's games, merchandise, or comics, Johnson stressed that Star Wars is something individuals of all ages can connect with.

by | May 14, 2017 | 15:06

The Clinton investigation was revealed to Congress 11 days before the election, after further emails were found on a former congressman's laptop, while an investigation into Trump which began in July was not disclosed until March - after Trump had been elected.

by | May 14, 2017 | 15:27

McCarthy will be hosting SNL on May 13, and the episode will be broadcast live. Sean Spicer isn't beating around the bush anymore. As Spicer, she navigated through midtown traffic on her podium, yelling at people and cars to get out of the way.

by | May 14, 2017 | 16:03

A fan dressed as a Storm Trooper from " Star Wars " reacts at the Taipei Metro (MRT) during Star Wars Day in Taipei, Taiwan May 4, 2017. The date for Star Wars day was chosen as a play on words of the Star Wars quote " May the Force be with you ".

by | May 14, 2017 | 15:29

The White House has claimed Trump fired Comey because he lost the confidence of rank-and-file Federal Bureau of Investigation employees and because of a Tuesday recommendation from Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Attorney General Rod Rosenstein to fire Comey over his handling of former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's email probe.

by | May 14, 2017 | 14:29

Beware of spoilers for " Guardians 2 " below. Who else would you like to see in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 (aside from the Guardians , of course)? That total means that the Marvel Cinematic Universe has now brought in over $11 billion worldwide.

by | May 14, 2017 | 15:02

At one point in the briefing, Huckabee Sanders had clearly moved on from Karl to another reporter, but he nonetheless continued shouting and Huckabee Sanders invited Karl to " trade places " with her. The White House also did not appear to be prepared for the firestorm. For most of the week, Spicer has been under fire for missing the briefings.

by | May 14, 2017 | 14:45

White House spokespeople did not immediately respond to questions about whether Trump had in fact taped his conversations with Comey. "Director Comey enjoyed broad support within the Federal Bureau of Investigation and still does to this day".

by | May 14, 2017 | 13:55

Currently, the movie has 78 fresh reviews and 11 negative reviews. I like her voice - I think it's really cool. According to a report by the USA Today , Gunn reveals that not only would Gamora be playing a "significant role" the third and final movie in the cosmic trilogy, he's also had a few discussions with Zoe Saldana .

by | May 14, 2017 | 13:27

Only nine per cent say they watch it because they like the music. Not only is it a clever mediation on materialism and appropriation of Eastern philosophy (seriously!) and sung in a native language - it even features a dancing gorilla! The BBC defended its broadcast of the competition's semi-finals after not airing one contestant's big romantic moment.

by | May 14, 2017 | 13:53

Yates answer was that you don't want your National Security Adviser compromised by the Russians. Yates said the discrepancy could open up Flynn to blackmail from the Russian government, since they would know the full conversation. The day of Yates' testimony, Trump defended Flynn on Twitter, saying that he had been "given the highest security clearance by the Obama Administration", but that "the Fake News seldom likes talking about that".

by | May 14, 2017 | 12:55

Without elaborating on how she learned the information, she told senators that she met with McGahn and told him that what Pence had relayed about Flynn, "we knew not to be the truth". Making her first public statements about the issue, Yates said she feared Moscow could try to blackmail Flynn because it also knew he had not been truthful about conversations he had with Ambassador Sergei Kislyak about USA sanctions on Russian Federation.

by | May 14, 2017 | 13:25

Melissa McCarthy is returning to " Saturday Night Live " making an impression of Press Secretary Sean Spicer outside CNN's New York City offices. From there, McCarthy touched on Spicer's gum-chewing habit, fondness for alternative facts, and combative style. Then, her Spicer acknowledges the problems he's faced with the press.

by | May 14, 2017 | 12:56

Kylie Jenner was whisked up the stairs in a revealing sheer gold Atelier Versace gown, her platinum locks styled close to her head. A year ago the couple rocked matching silvery outfits, and the metallic dress Kim wore was actually a combination of two Balmain gowns created by Olivier Rousteing which fitted the party's Manus x Machina: Fashion In An Age Of Technology theme perfectly.

by | May 14, 2017 | 13:11

As Sessions seeks to revitalize the private prison industry, stepping up the prison sentences for non-violent offenders is a good way to achieve that directive. The order had been expected from Sessions, a former prosecutor during the height of the US crack cocaine epidemic, who vowed that combating violence and illegal drugs would be the Justice Department's top priority.

by | May 14, 2017 | 11:37

Drawing parallels to what was widely viewed as a longshot bid by Trump for the presidency, he urged the more than 18,000 graduates to fight for what they believe in and to "challenge entrenched interests and failed power structures". Trump during his address took a vague shot at detractors but strayed from his usual style of tackling the news of the day head on, only saying there's "nothing easier or more pathetic than being a critic".

by | May 14, 2017 | 12:07

And while it's not the 18 million retweets the fast food giant originally said it would take for free nuggets, it appears he will be getting them anyway. And when Twitter supports you, you get a blue tick. Once Wilkerson reached more than 3.4 retweets, he sent DeGeneres a tweet, all in fun. Did you become a part of history by retweeting Wilkerson? "Wendy's leveraged the unique conversation that happens only on Twitter into national prominence for their brand, creating a call for ...

by | May 14, 2017 | 11:36

It will have some of the same characteristics as the showers of Oaks Day had across Kentucky. Expect occasional showers and storms through late tonight; the Storm Prediction Center maintains a "marginal risk" of severe storms for Central Alabama.

by | May 14, 2017 | 11:29

Since he took office, Trump has not publicly commented on the parody, but when McCarthy first played the role of Spicer in February, a source told Politico that the President of the United States resented his press secretary being played by a woman: " More than being lampooned as a press secretary who makes up facts,"Politico wrote, "it was Spicer's portrayal by a woman that was most problematic in the president's eyes, according to sources close to him".

by | May 14, 2017 | 12:41

Since the annual song contest was hijacked by juries wanting to make political points with their voting instead of simply rewarding the least-offensive song, our chances have plummeted. There is also a jury of professionals in each nation to award points. Italian Francesco Gabbani , who came sixth, invoked Hamlet and Desmond Morris's anthropology book "The Naked Ape" in his song while a gorilla-costumed dancer boogied alongside him.

by | May 14, 2017 | 12:50

A statement from US President Donald Trump's White House called North Korea a "flagrant menace" and urged "far stronger sanctions" against the reclusive nation. "The president has been briefed on the latest missile test by North Korea", Spicer said in a statement. The missile that the United States and the world are most concerned about is the Taepodong-2, an ICBM with the range to strike nearly anywhere in the central and western United States as well as all of Europe.

by | May 14, 2017 | 11:16

That's not exactly how it happened , though. That's what ultimately matters. That easily bested Nashville's mark of 2.80 goals per game, but there's a reason the Predators didn't have to come up with as many goals - they weren't letting any in.

by | May 14, 2017 | 11:57

Clinton's e-Mails. Clinton said on Tuesday her election bid was derailed in part by Comey's announcement about the renewed probe of her use of a private email server while she was secretary of state. He said that the FBI does not expect to divulge anything about the Russian Federation investigation until it is completed. Sen. Cory Booker, a New Jersey Democrat, also called Comey actions "unacceptable".