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Culture&Arts Takiyah Thompson Hailed As Hero For Toppling Confederate Statue
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Thompson has been charged with two felonies-participation in a riot with property damage over $1,500, and inciting others to riot where there is property damage over $1,500. Everyone who was there-the people did the right thing. Moves to remove Confederate symbols - such as flags and statues - from public parks and official buildings intensified after the 2015 massacre of nine black worshipers who were gunned down in their church by white supremacist Dylann Roof in Charleston, South ...

Culture&Arts Pelosi Calls For Removal Of Confederate Statues In Congress
Author: 0 Pelosi Calls For Removal Of Confederate Statues In Congress

Robert E. Lee's statue in a city park. On Thursday, Booker tweeted his plans to introduce a bill to take down statues honoring the Confederacy from the halls of the United States Capitol. Lawmakers or governors in each state can decide to remove a statue and replace it with someone else, a decision that's only happened seven times in the program's history.

Culture&Arts Boycott of Makhosi Khoza disappointing - EFF
Author: 0 Boycott of Makhosi Khoza disappointing - EFF

Khoza has been clear that she intends to hold public officials accountable and also voted against President Jacob Zuma in the recent no-confidence vote. "If anyone is part of the disciplinary committee and in that instance they may well be involved in an issue that takes matters to a disciplinary hearing then they will have to be recused".

Culture&Arts Androids, Super Saiyan Blue And Story Mode Confirmed For Dragon Ball FighterZ
Author: 0 Androids, Super Saiyan Blue And Story Mode Confirmed For Dragon Ball FighterZ

Android 16 and 18 will be joining the roster, along with the Super Saiyan Blue (SSB) versions of Goku and Vegeta. The two high-powered fighters will apparently be separate characters , not in-fight transformations. The magazine goes on to describe it as a "new story for Goku and friends... depicted in high-end animation". V-Jump also mentions the online battles and that the 3v3 matches will have different players controlling each individual character .

Culture&Arts MSU Bookstore Recalls Eclipse Viewing Glasses
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That shadow of the moon will touch down on the earth, and within that shadow we call the path of totality , will be able to see the total solar eclipse . Everyone in North America plus parts of South America, Africa, and Europe will see at least a partial solar eclipse, while the thin path of totality will pass through portions of 14 states.

Culture&Arts Barcelona's Suarez to miss World Cup qualifying with knee injury
Author: 0 Barcelona's Suarez to miss World Cup qualifying with knee injury

Bothe Saurez and Pique ended Wednesday's Spanish Super Cup defeat to Real Madrid with knocks and tests at the club's training ground on Thursday confirmed the extent of Suarez's knee problem. Without Suarez, Barcelona's front line is even thinner. Worse still, he is also being held accountable for not replacing him immediately although the club are pursuing big-money deals for Borussia Dortmund winger Ousmane Dembele and Liverpool star Philippe Coutinho.

Culture&Arts Judge Judy lets puppy make decision in the courtroom
Author: 0 Judge Judy lets puppy make decision in the courtroom

And that's all that Judge Judy needed to see. But through a series of legal discussions, Judge Judy asked that the dog be brought into the courtroom and let loose. The woman muttering under her breath, urging the woman holding the dog not to put him down. Rather than listen to the back and forth "he said, she said", Judge Judy made a decision to ignore all evidence and instead let the dog choose his preferred owner - and things got pretty emotional.

Author: 0 Final Netflix / Marvel's: 'The Defenders' Trailer Posted

Sigourney Weaver will star as Alexandra, the head of the villainous organization The Hand, which had been working behind the scenes during the events of " Daredevil ". " Marvel's The Defenders " follows Daredevil , Jessica Jones , Luke Cage and Iron Fist . "NY is so densely populated". That was the trapeze act of figuring out the writing, making sure to never be expository but also make sure it wasn't a requirement that you would have to do seven weeks of homework, or whatever the math ...

Culture&Arts Islamic State claims responsibility for deadly van attack in Barcelona
Author: 0 Islamic State claims responsibility for deadly van attack in Barcelona

It looked to me as if he was going left to right, hitting people with the little stand. The white van that veered into the pedestrians came to stop with its front scratched and crumpled. Update: Good lord. A Spanish radio station is reporting 13 dead in the attack . The El Periodico newspaper had earlier reported gunfire in the La Boqueria food market.

Culture&Arts Shania Twain to come on over to Winnipeg
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Tickets go on sale August 25 at 10 a.m. for the Grand Rapids date . Last week, Twain was named as the halftime performer at this year's Canadian Football League championship in Ottawa on November 26. The Canadian country-pop star will be touring in support of upcoming album NOW, which will be released on September 29. This announcement comes ahead of the release of Twain's 2017 album titled "NOW".

Culture&Arts Justin Bieber & BloodPop - 'Friends'
Author: 0 Justin Bieber & BloodPop - 'Friends'

The pair worked together on several tracks on Bieber's latest album 'Purpose ', including the hit single " Sorry ". " Friends " reunites the powerhouse team behind the album's history-making 8-times platinum selling single " Sorry ", including songwriters Julia Michaels and Justin Tranter .

Culture&Arts Manchester Attack Victims To Receive £250000
Author: 0 Manchester Attack Victims To Receive £250000

Elidih Macleod was one of the victims of the attack. Chris Parker, 33, was lauded for nursing a young girl who lost both her legs and cradled a "dying woman" in his arms after the terror attack at the Ariana Grande concert in May. In line with the resilience that the people of Manchester have shown, it has been learned that the government of Manchester has also done their best in supporting the families who were affected by the deadly attack.

Author: 0 Neo-Nazi Leader Cries Like A Baby Because He's Wanted For Arrest

Video is circulating of Christopher Cantwell , the white nationalist shock jock featured in the "Vice News Tonight" Charlottesville documentary , fighting back tears as he describes his fears of being arrested over the rally. "Frankly", he says , "I think a lot more people are going to die before we're done here". There, Cantwell tells Vice correspondent Elle Reeve that the killing of 32-year-old Heather Heyer in Charlottesville had been " more than justified ".

Culture&Arts Solange Quits Twitter to Take Break From News of White Supremacists
Author: 0 Solange Quits Twitter to Take Break From News of White Supremacists

On Tuesday, the 31-year-old singer deleted her Twitter account after sharing her thoughts on the white nationalists that marched in Charlottesville, Va., over the weekend . Thompson was charged with two felonies and two misdemeanors over the incident. In two telling posts, the politically active singer vehemently expressed her outrage over the events that have unfolded in Charlottesville, Va., and Durham, N.C.

Culture&Arts Emma Stone tops 'Forbes' highest paid actresses list for 2017
Author: 0 Emma Stone tops 'Forbes' highest paid actresses list for 2017

The lion's share of Emma's income is from her award-winning musical, La La Land , which raked in over $445 million worldwide. Lawrence, who topped the list for two consecutive years, slid down to number three after Jennifer Aniston , who made £19m last year with comedies Mother's Day and Office Christmas Party.

Culture&Arts New Mutants Star Circles Nosferatu Remake
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Chris Columbus and Eleanor Columbus will produce. When at the tail end of 2016 Robert Eggers confirmed rumors that he would follow up his high caliber indie hit with a new version of F.W. "It feels ugly and blasphemous and egomaniacal and disgusting for a filmmaker in my place to do " Nosferatu " next", he told IndieWire's Filmmaker Toolkit Podcast last fall.

Culture&Arts Ric Flair Hospitalized with 'Multiple Organ Problems', According to Fiancee
Author: 0 Ric Flair Hospitalized with 'Multiple Organ Problems', According to Fiancee

Ric Flair's fiancée offered insight into the WWE legend's medical woes Wednesday, and confirmed that he is now in critical condition and suffering from "multiple organ problems". "I have been by his side since Friday and will continue to make sure he is getting the best care possible". Our thoughts and well wishes go out to the entire Flair family during this hard time.