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Source: The Guradian

Bill & Ted 3 confirmed by Keanu Reeves and Alex Winter

Thursday 17:15 GMT

Actors Alex Winter and Keanu Reeves – aka William “Bill” S Preston Esq and Theodore “Ted” Logan – broke the news in a short promotional video filmed at the Hollywood Bowl. Thanking “you the fans”, the pair said the title of the new film would be Bill & Ted Face the Music, and would “hopefully” shoot in the summer.

The long-mooted third Bill and Ted movie is set to go into production this year with a projected release date of summer 2020, it has been announced.

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Source: CTV

Conservatives call on ethics committee to pick up SNC-Lavalin study

Thursday 16:21 GMT

In the Conservatives' latest push to keep parliament’s study of the SNC-Lavalin issue alive, the opposition has asked the parliamentary ethics committee to launch a look into the allegations the prime minister’s office interfered in a criminal trial.

The mandate of the ethics committee is to study matters related to multiple watchdog positions, including the commissioners of lobbying, privacy and ethics.

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Source: The Guradian

Thieves mock Trump by stealing border razor wire to protect homes in Mexico

Thursday 16:21 GMT

Thieves in the city of Tijuana have made a mockery of Donald Trump’s attempts at beefing up border security by stealing the razor wire and reselling it to local residents in Mexico.

Residents of barrios abutting the border told XETW 12 television in Tijuana that entrepreneurial individuals have offered to sell them the stolen concertina wire and install it for just 40 pesos per home – barely $2.. Fifteen people have been arrested for stealing concertina wire, according to XETW 12, but none were held for long.

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Source: Global News

‘Highly reckless’: Turkey’s Erdogan sparks diplomatic spat over N.Z. mosque attack comments

Thursday 16:21 GMT

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, campaigning for votes in local elections this month, has sparked a diplomatic spat with New Zealand and Australia by portraying the Christchurch mosque shooting and a World War I battle as targeting Islam.

Turkey’s President Erdogan criticized for showing New Zealand shooting video at political rallies. Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison summoned Turkey’s ambassador on Wednesday and demanded that Erdogan take back comments suggesting that Australians and New Zealanders had sent troops to fight Turkey in the WWI Gallipoli campaign motivated by an opposition to Islam.

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Source: The Guradian

George Conway: why Kellyanne Conway’s husband is Trump’s biggest critic

Thursday 16:21 GMT

The successful wife that Parscale mentioned is … Kellyanne Conway, Trump’s own senior adviser, and the campaign manager who got him elected in 2016.

“The mendacity, the incompetence … [I tweet] so I can get it off my chest and move on with my life that day … Frankly, it’s so I don’t end up screaming at her about it.”

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Source: Common Domain

Federal Reserve Interest-Rate Decision—Live Analysis

Thursday 16:21 GMT

His big five:. Federal Reserve officials are on track to leave interest rates unchanged at their two-day meeting and could indicate they are comfortable holding them steady for a while.

Federal Reserve officials have indicated for many weeks that they have put interest-rate increases on hold until the cloudy economic outlook clarifies. Their policy patience takes off the table any prospect of a March rate rise, though several officials have said they still see a chance for higher rates later this year.

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Source: Fox News

UCLA student had no business playing for top soccer program: report

Thursday 16:21 GMT

“Some team members are on the roster for the purposes of preparing the team for competition, and may not play in games,” UCLA Tod Tamberg told the newspaper Monday, adding that Isackson was no longer on the soccer team, but was still a student at UCLA.. Bruce Isackson and his wife Davina allegedly began conspiring with William “Rick” Singer, who pleaded guilty to several charges of racketeering and money laundering last week, in 2015.

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Source: Fox News

Creator of YouTube channel abused 7 adopted children who starred in videos watched by millions, police say

Thursday 16:21 GMT

Which had nearly 800,000 followers -- but behind the camera, the 48-year-old woman beat the kids, doused them with pepper spray and locked them in a closet for days without food, water or bathroom access, according to court documents.

NURSE ACCUSED OF IMPREGNATING INCAPACITATED WOMAN AT ARIZONA FACILITY FIGHTING STD TESTS. Authorities said the adopted children haven’t been in school for years because Hackney needed them for her popular YouTube videos, which had more than 250 million views by Wednesday.

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Source: Global News

Jussie Smollett case: Chicago police union wants federal investigation into ‘attack’

Thursday 16:21 GMT

The Chicago police union’s president alleges that the county’s top prosecutor interfered with the investigation of Empire actor Jussie Smollett before recusing herself and wants the Justice Department to determine if she broke any laws.

READ MORE: Jussie Smollett case: Chicago police chief says there’s ‘a lot more evidence’. Smollett, who left the courthouse without speaking to reporters, is charged with 16 counts of disorderly conduct.

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Source: Fox News

Eric Trump accuses CNN, New York Times of 'presidential harassment' in 'Fox & Friends' interview

Thursday 16:21 GMT

Eric Trump criticized social media platforms, said CNN is hurting the United States and accused the New York Times of “presidential harassment” while talking to “Fox & Friends” Wednesday.

FACEBOOK APOLOGIZES TO TRUMP'S SOCIAL MEDIA DIRECTOR FOR TEMPORARILY RESTRICTING HIM. When asked how he would fix the situation with social media, Eric Trump said he would like the nation's highest court to take a crack at it.

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Source: Fox News

Roseanne Barr slams ABC's 's---, f---ing, low-rated network' for firing her and killing off her character

Thursday 16:21 GMT

Roseanne Barr returned to the stand-up stage once again earlier this week, only this time it was to directly call out her former network, ABC, for firing her and killing off her character.

The video then cuts to Barr apparently reading an open letter she addressed to ABC.. “Dear ABC, when you asked me back to once again bail out your s---, f---ing, low-rated network, I did so with the same vigor I’ve always rocked, and I delivered you the highest ratings that you had in ten f---ing years,” she said to a supportive crowd. “At the first sign of controversy, you killed me off with a drug overdose.”

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Source: BBC

National Portrait Gallery drops £1m donor

Thursday 16:21 GMT

A £1m donation to the National Portrait Gallery has been withdrawn because the potential donors are alleged to have fuelled the US opioid crisis.

Museum directors throughout the country might well have mixed feelings about the Sackler Trust's decision not to go ahead with a planned £1m gift to the National Portrait Gallery because it did not wish to "distract" the institution from its "important work".

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Source: Common Domain

Here are signs the ‘worst is behind us’ when it comes to global economic gloom

Thursday 16:21 GMT

China tops the list of abating worries, said Gabriel Sterne, head of global macro research at Oxford Economics, in a Wednesday note, with the government’s stimulus efforts showing signs of boosting lending alongside other signs of optimism.

Bullish investors looking to vindicate the stock market’s V-shaped recovery from its December lows can take comfort in signs the biggest drivers of global economic weakness are in the rearview mirror.

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Source: The Guradian

Fake pathologist who examined air crash victims faces jail

Thursday 16:21 GMT

A fantasist who worked as a forensic pathologist examining air crash victims and guest lecturer at a police academy is facing up to four years in jail in the Netherlands after admitting to forging his qualifications.

The mother of a 20-year-old Dutch woman who died in the 2015 Germanwings air crash told the court the man had given her a lock of her daughter’s hair when apparently working on the case.

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Source: Common Domain

Bulls and bears are locked in tug of war and ‘there’s gotta be some reconciliation with what these markets are saying’

Thursday 16:21 GMT

“To me there’s gotta be some reconciliation with what these markets are saying,” Peter Boockvar, chief investment officer at Bleakley Advisory Group, told MarketWatch in a phone interview.

A quiet battle is being waged on Wall Street between those betting on mounting signs of slowing economic growth here and abroad and those who see U.S. markets positioned to shake off a multitude of anxieties and accelerate higher.

Source: Common Domain

UBS Reports Progress in Sustainable Investing and Philanthropy

Today 02:25 GMT
Source: Common Domain

U.K. Property Prices Rising at Slowest Rate in Almost Six Years

Thursday 23:39 GMT
Source: Common Domain

Treasury yields slip as traders gear up for Fed decision

Thursday 14:31 GMT
Source: Global News

Facebook to review ‘reporting logic’ after New Zealand shootings were streamed live

Today 08:04 GMT
Source: BBC

Decoding the bias that makes us spend and not save

Thursday 20:56 GMT
Source: Fox News

Trump calls on UAW to lower workers' dues during visit to Lima, Ohio, tank plant

Today 02:25 GMT
Source: BBC

Social media 'changed the game' for poets

Today 08:04 GMT
Source: BBC

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Dozens killed as gunman livestreams New Zealand mosque shootings

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Australian senator egged after blaming Muslim immigration for New Zealand mosque attack

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No long Brexit delay without election of British MEPs, says leaked paper

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Here’s what Wall Street hopes for Boeing in the wake of the 737 Max grounding

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Death toll rises to 64 after Zimbabwe hit by cyclone

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