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Culture&Arts Dog interrupts orchestra, adorably steals the show
Author: 0 Dog interrupts orchestra, adorably steals the show

The pooch - believed to be a stray - made himself the star of the show during the global İzmir Festival in the city of Ephesus. The footage shows the dog wandering on stage when the orchestra is playing Mendelssohn's "Italian" Symphony No.4.

Culture&Arts BMW i8 Roadster Teased - To Arrive In 2018
Author: 0 BMW i8 Roadster Teased - To Arrive In 2018

The i8 Roadster will arrive sometime in 2018. The video also reveals a few crucial details such as the butterfly doors, new LED headlamps and tail lights and most importantly, the new buttresses behind the driver and passenger. A techno beat pounds as we see the i8 Roadster from different striking angles with wind tunnel animations showing off the car's superior aerodynamics.

Culture&Arts One comment can ruin your day: Ed Sheeran quits Twitter
Author: 0 One comment can ruin your day: Ed Sheeran quits Twitter

In an interview with The Sun , Sheeran admitted that just one comment could ruin his day. The singer added that talking to his family and friends helps him forget about all of the hate that he gets on social media. Most recently, Sheeran had to defend his performance at Glastonbury after being accused of playing over a backing track rather than a live band. "Never thought I'd have to explain it, but everything I do in my live show is live, it's a loop station, not a backing track", he ...

Culture&Arts Thumb injury to keep Trout out of All-Star Game
Author: 0 Thumb injury to keep Trout out of All-Star Game

Trout, 25, becomes just the fifth American Leaguer to be elected a starter in at least five All-Star games before turning 26, joining Ken Griffey Jr. The 2017 Home Run Derby will be held on Monday, July 10 at Marlins Park in Miami. "There are so many players in our game that deserve to be on the All-Star Team so to be elected again is truly humbling". He was the AL MVP in 2014 and 2016, and was the All-Star Game MVP in 2014 and 2015.

Culture&Arts Britain should listen to pay bodies on public-sector rises: minister
Author: 0 Britain should listen to pay bodies on public-sector rises: minister

However, review bodies dealing with teachers, police , senior civil servants and prison officers are still to report. Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt is also calling for a new pay deal for NHS staff. The government has said pay should be decided on a "case-by-case" basis. He said: "Compelling case for a pay increase for nurses being made @BBCr4today by Conservative MP & nurse @mariacaulfield".

Culture&Arts Buzz Aldrin Is The Best Part Of Trump's Space Council Announcement
Author: 0 Buzz Aldrin Is The Best Part Of Trump's Space Council Announcement

At one point, Trump says: "We are restoring America's proud legacy of leadership in Space", which seems to rub Aldrin up the wrong way, as he appears to shrug. "Infinity and beyond!" he said. "We know what this is, space. It has to be something - but it could be infinity, right?" The council existed previously from 1989-1993, and a version of it also existed as the National Aeronautics and Space Council from 1958-1973.

Culture&Arts Senior Al-Shabaab commander killed in airstrike in southern Somalia
Author: 0 Senior Al-Shabaab commander killed in airstrike in southern Somalia

One of the reasons the USA military asked for more power to launch airstrikes is the US-backed African Union troops will begin leaving Somalia next year as al-Shabab expands inside the country. Against that backdrop, months passed without Africa Command carrying out strikes under the new authorities - until the strikes last month and again on Sunday.

Culture&Arts Watch John Oliver Warn of Conservative Takeover of Unbiased Local News
Author: 0 Watch John Oliver Warn of Conservative Takeover of Unbiased Local News

Using a cardboard bear recreation of a bear attack, for example, is a visible form of corner-cutting that gave one local news program that special, somewhat retro DIY flavor. His appearances on behalf of Trump during the 2016 campaign featured such outrageous falsehoods that Oliver said it raises the question of whether Trump surrogates even know they are lying or why they're doing it.

Culture&Arts David Beckham 'always affectionate' towards his kids
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David Beckham has been forced to defend kissing daughter Harper on the lips. "If you start kissing your kids on the lips, when do you stop?" One person wrote: "It is odd to kiss your parents on the lips, we need to stop saying to other people it isn't".

Culture&Arts Model Gloriously Slams Man Who Tried To Fat-Shame Her On Airplane
Author: 0 Model Gloriously Slams Man Who Tried To Fat-Shame Her On Airplane

And the texts were incredibly mean, and focused on Hage's size. In another, he said: " I think she ate a Mexican ". "Then he proceeds to say he's leaving a 'neck mark on the window" because he's so smashed against the wall". But in this instance, she made a decision to actually confront the fat shamer once the plane had landed - and film it. "I was drinking. I apologize".

Culture&Arts City of London 'to press European Union on post-Brexit free trade deal'
Author: 0 City of London 'to press European Union on post-Brexit free trade deal'

Any deal which sees the country lose access to the single market would mean City firms lose so-called passporting rights that provide wide-ranging European Union access for UK-based financial services. And many North American and Asian banks with European headquarters in London have already threatened to move jobs and operations to a city in a remaining EU country should Britain lose its EU passporting rights.

Culture&Arts Five Nights at Freddy's Creator Cancels Next Game
Author: 0 Five Nights at Freddy's Creator Cancels Next Game

In a statement posted on Steam, Cawthon announced he is abandoning the sixth entry in the gaming franchise due to perceived pressure outdo the previous games, as well as the impact this stress was having on other facets of his life. Scott Cawthon is known for trying to subvert fan expectations for each release, so it's also entirely possible that this is all a stunt and Five Nights at Freddy's 6 could suddenly be released someday.

Culture&Arts Ottawa weather dampens Canada 150 turnout but not Canadian spirit
Author: 0 Ottawa weather dampens Canada 150 turnout but not Canadian spirit

Canadian theatre giants Cirque du Soleil are performing, as are global acts including U2. And while one might think Nunavut might be the most obscure, it was Alberta that Trudeau forgot, reports the CBC . Early on Saturday morning, protesters marched through the streets of Toronto, some holding the Canadian national flag upside down. The Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall will also attend as part of their royal tour of Canada.

Culture&Arts YouTube And VH1 Star Stevie Ryan Dead At 33
Author: 0 YouTube And VH1 Star Stevie Ryan Dead At 33

She died at her home in Los Angeles and the cause of death is suspected as suicide. It was after Simon struck back at Stevie that she made fun of his "moobs", asking about Farrah Abraham's man's cup size. Ryan was inspired to create her famous Little Loca character as a way to deal with the haters. In 2012 she scored her own TV series on VH1 called " Stevie TV " and, most recently, Ryan co-hosted an E! Stevie was also known for her feuds with several Teen Mom stars.

Culture&Arts Fox Sports Exec Fired Over Sexual Harassment Allegations
Author: 0 Fox Sports Exec Fired Over Sexual Harassment Allegations

The company reportedly hired a law firm to complete the investigation, which has started to interview women, including on-air personalities, at Fox Sports about Horowitz's behavior. "Any slanderous accusations will be vigorously defended". A Fox Sports spokeswoman declined comment beyond a short statement confirming Horowitz's job at the network had ended Monday.

Culture&Arts By the Numbers: Independence Day
Author: 0 By the Numbers: Independence Day

In actuality, the Revolutionary War began a year before, in 1775, and the Fourth is the day the final draft of the Declaration of Independence was completed. In the Charleston Gazette-Mail, we explain that the Fourth is a flawless time to reflect on how great we have it compared to our Founding Fathers-despite how very bad things may sound in the news or on social media.

Culture&Arts Sweden : the largest music festival cancelled after rape
Author: 0 Sweden : the largest music festival cancelled after rape

The organizers of the biggest music festival in Sweden have canceled the edition 2018 after a series of rapes and other sexual assaults committed this weekend and a year ago, of acts characterized as "abhorrent" by the prime minister. 'Words can not describe how incredibly sad we are about this, and we most seriously regret and condemn this. Saying that they have done " everything in our power ", to prevent sexual violence at the festival, the organizers argued that the problem itself ...

Culture&Arts Death toll in Pakistan oil tanker fire is 190
Author: 0 Death toll in Pakistan oil tanker fire is 190

Six officials including a DSP-level officer were suspended on Friday for negligence that led to the incident. The tanker overturned on a sharp bend on a highway on the outskirts of the city of Bahawalpur and later caught fire. Six children were among the 19 victims who died during the last 24 hours, a Punjab government official said. Motorway police spokesman Imran Shah said that a government inquiry into the incident found at least five police officials guilty of hiding information.

Culture&Arts Oil glut set to increase on U.S. shale production
Author: 0 Oil glut set to increase on U.S. shale production

So if demand rises over time and Opec sticks to its deal in the longer term, we see a forward price anchor for WTI in the $45 to $50/bbl range and a backwardated structure of $3 to $7/bbl. "Oil prices received momentum from Wednesday's U.S. data and the market rejected the lows that we saw". Hence we have revised down our crude oil price forecasts from last month.

Culture&Arts Premier League target Hernandez
Author: 0 Premier League target Hernandez

Hernandez was mostly used as an impact sub during his five years at United and despite being loaned out to Real Madrid by Van Gaal, netted some huge goals for the Red Devils. Hernandez only has one year left on his current deal in Germany and Leverkusen would rather sell now than risk losing him on a free next summer, particularly with the club without European competition for the new season.

Culture&Arts Original R2-D2 Sells For Hefty Price
Author: 0 Original R2-D2 Sells For Hefty Price

But while the sale has now gone through, the identity of the buyer has not been released. The complete R2-D2 prop was assembled from original components from Episodes IV, V, VI, I & II, according to the auction house's description page . Many Star Wars fans consider R2-D2 to be a priceless part of the saga, but it turns out he does have a price. While automotive classics and artwork auctions generally bring in the most cash for their rare items, movie memorabilia auctions also see some ...