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Global Media Fired Kermit voice actor denies being hard on 'Muppets' set
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Whitemire said that he was blindsided when he received the fateful phone call in October, especially since he had been in talks to take on a creative producer role with the company, he said. After the news had broken, Whitmire created a brand new blog to post his sadness over the shock decision, and the guilt he feels after failing his predecessor, Jim Henson .

Global Media Embarrassed by graft charge, BJP expels leader
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The party leader promised that he would get the Medical Council of India's approval for the college. The leader has revealed this to a two-member committee. Interestingly, Vinod had admitted to the probe committee that he received bribe and routed it to Delhi through a "hawala" dealer. His confidential complaint damaging BJP leaders comes at a time when the alliance is at a crossroads, with the BDJS repeatedly complaining about not receiving certain central government positions promised by ...

Global Media China voices support for Palestine
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President Xi Jinping also said that China was ready to work with Palestine on Belt and Road construction. China is willing to participate in and support all efforts that are conducive to a political settlement of the Palestinian issue, Xi said in talks with visiting Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas .

Global Media Formula One to implement 'halo' driver protection
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UPDATE (4:45 p.m. ET): Although the FIA's statement says the decision to implement " halo " in 2018 was unanimous, which is required under the rules, Autosport's sources claim nine of the 10 teams , in fact, voted against the concept. More than one year after it was first tested, and after consideration of a recent alternative, the " halo " cockpit protection system will be used on Formula One cars from next year onward.

Global Media Cloudbursts claim 7 lives in Jammu
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Their bodies were recovered by the authorities today. It is believed that more than five houses and shops have been trapped after the flash floods. Jammu and Kashmir Governor N N Vohra today expressed grief over the loss of six lives in the cloudburst at Thatri area in Doda district here.

Global Media SCOTUS Allows Wider Family Exemptions to Trump's Travel Ban
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But in its brief order, the court backed the Trump administration by staying the part of Watson's ruling that would have expanded exemptions to its 120-day ban on all refugees. Challengers have fought the ban as an unconstitutional effort at keeping out Muslims, which Trump had advocated during the presidential campaign. The administration had narrowly interpreted that language, saying the ban would apply to grandparents and other family members, prompting the state of Hawaii to ask ...

Global Media Kuwait orders Iranian Ambassador to leave
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Several MPs have demanded that the government should be held responsible for the escape and some of them vowed to grill the prime minister over the issue.MP Khaled Al-Otaibi said it was a shame to see those who threatened the security and stability of the country flee without the security agencies succeeding in stopping them.

Global Media Teens from Burundi Robotics Team Crossed Border into Canada
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Canadian officials would not say if the two students reported to have been seen crossing the border - a 16-year-old and a 17-year-old - had made refugee claims. It said it makes sure that all students get to their dormitory at Trinity Washington University after the daily competition. According to police reports, Bindaba had told authorities that "he does not know where (they) could have went", CNN reported .

Global Media Florida man shoots AT&T trucks parked outside his house
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He reloaded the gun several times. The workers told Jove they would move the vehicle within minutes, after they finished their repairs, but that didn't satisfy the homeowner. Meanwhile, one of the AT&T workers could be heard calling police to report the shooting. Police said they have taken Jove into custody and are questioning him, as they attempt to determine what led to the shooting.

Global Media Woman found guilty in murder of husband
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Christina Keller, Mr Duram's ex-wife, previously said that she believed that the parrot was repeating a conversation from the night of the murder , with the phrase "Don't Shoot", being muttered by the bird along with an added expletive. She and her husband had run up considerable debts and their house was in foreclosure. African Grey parrots can live up to 80 years and often have large and flexible vocabularies gleaned from the world around them.

Global Media Turkey says Germany made 'blackmail and threats'
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Gabriel said "enhanced alerts" that had so far been in place for certain professions - such as journalists - that could face danger in Turkey would now be extended to all German citizens. The foreign ministry had issued a separate statement calling for the rapid release of the six activists. "They need to rid themselves of this abdication of reason and think rationally".

Global Media Is Shah Rukh Khan giving a message with this Instagram post?
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Earlier this month, SRK reportedly gifted Salman a luxurious vehicle. "They didn't have the time, things didn't work out and VFX wasn't ready", SRK added. SRK is playing the role of a vertically challenged man and Salman has a cameo role. Talking about it SRK said, that the film was supposed to made under Dharma Productions' banner but with some other director.

Global Media Drugs case: Excise sleuths quizzing Tollywood figures
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Director Puri who is busy with his upcoming directorial venture "Paisa Vasool" with Balakrishna, has appeared before the special investigation team (SIT ) to face interrogation in the drug racket. The racketeers would sell high-end drugs such as LSD (lysergic acid diethylamide) and MDMA (methylenedioxy-methamphetamine) after placing orders for them through the dark net and delivered the banned narcotics by courier.

Global Media Angry Truck Drivers Burn Diamond Bank, Sterling Bank
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This forced several other banks in Apapa to close for the day, forcing most port users to look elsewhere for banks to make financial transactions. It was gathered that the mobile policeman had fired shots at the tanker drivers who as always had blocked the entrance of the bank.

Global Media Heat wave in Kentucky prompts Excessive Heat Watch
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It may not feel dramatically hotter than last Thursday's high point of 99 degrees, but that triple-digit threshold gets us talking anyway. When coupled with the muggy weather, the heat index (or feels-like temperature) may be around 110° Friday through Sunday .

Global Media Apple drafts in China boss to halt slide
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She has guided Apple's R&D team and its carrier partners to include China-specific features in the iPhone and iPad. "I am looking forward to deepening our team's connections with customers, government and businesses in China to advance innovation and sustainability", Ge Mahe said.