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Life&Culture Joey Chestnut claims 10th Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest title
Author: 0 Joey Chestnut claims 10th Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest title

Shoving water-soaked buns and wriggling franks into his mouth on a hot, sunny day on the Coney Island boardwalk, he downed 72 dogs and buns in 10 minutes to beat his own record and hoist the Mustard Belt for a 10th time. Nine-time champion Joey "Jaws" Chestnut is defending his title Tuesday, The Associated Press reported . Chestnut defeated Matt "The Megatoad" Stonie in 2016 to reclaim his title.

Life&Culture Vehicle crashes into pool after 'driver hits wrong pedal'
Author: 0 Vehicle crashes into pool after 'driver hits wrong pedal'

The pool will reopen on Tuesday. While, Corey Youso from Texas, who was on vacation at the resort, said that he was having his breakfast when he heard a collision. There was minor damage to the fence surrounding a pool at the Cheyenne Mountain Resort after a woman drove an SUV into it. No one else was injured.

Author: 0 Youtube and TV star Stevie Ryan dead aged 33

On VH1, Ryan had a sketch series called Stevie TV and she co-hosted a reality show on E! with Brody Jenner called Sex with Brody . Most recently, Stevie hosted her podcast Mentally Ch (ill ), where she spoke openly about depression . Teen Mom nemesis Stevie Ryan tragically committed suicide at the age of 33 over the weekend. "The man of my dreams will now only be in my dreams", she wrote.

Life&Culture Swedish music festival cancelled after spate of sexual assault reports
Author: 0 Swedish music festival cancelled after spate of sexual assault reports

As news of the incident hit the headlines, the company in charge of the festival, FKP Scorpio, issued a statement , denouncing the violence and announcing that the event was being canceled next year. The Guardian a year ago published an editorial titled: "Blaming the Swedish festival rapes on migrants isn't just wrong - it's risky". The music festival said Saturday it had attempted to prevent rapes and sexual abuses but "some men - because we are talking about men - apparently can't ...

Life&Culture Corbyn to tell Rudd's marginal constituency that Labour is government in waiting
Author: 0 Corbyn to tell Rudd's marginal constituency that Labour is government in waiting

Holly Lynch takes an environment brief less than a year after resigning as an opposition whip in protest at the sacking of Rosie Winterton as chief whip. 'These appointments are further evidence that Labour is not just the opposition - we are the government in waiting'. Ian Lavery, who was in charge of Labour's election campaign, hinted at the new de-selection policy as it emerged the move could accelerate plans for a new party.

Life&Culture Brooke Henderson storms up the standings at KPMG Women's PGA Championship
Author: 0 Brooke Henderson storms up the standings at KPMG Women's PGA Championship

The duo lead a congested field with no less than 14 players within five shots of the pair. "So trying to focus on just confidence". Saturday's front side at Olympia Fields included two birdies that were canceled out by two bogeys. "I really wanted to be tied for the lead tomorrow", said Kang, "just so that I could just play my game and just stay aggressive just like match play".

Life&Culture Kanye West Quits Tidal Due to Debt
Author: 0 Kanye West Quits Tidal Due to Debt

Lawyers on both sides have tried to reach an agreement over the last few weeks, but to no avail. Sources close to the situation say West's lawyers contacted Tidal a month ago about the termination of his contract. With rumors like this, many fans are left to wonder if Kanye West and JAY-Z still friends period. Several times during his Saint Pablo tour previous year, Kanye referenced friction between he and his one-time " Big Brother ".

Life&Culture Conor McGregor Shows Off Boxing Style Ahead Of Mayweather Fight
Author: 0 Conor McGregor Shows Off Boxing Style Ahead Of Mayweather Fight

Yes, he's probably going to get embarrassed by Mayweather-and potentially knocked out cold-but he's reportedly going to make at least $75 million for this fight. Lets say you were interviewing me and you said "Floyd is going to fight Conor in MMA", I'd literally fall around laughing. From professional boxers like Manny Pacquiao to wise-cracking know-it-alls who aren't buying into the Mayweather/McGregor hype, there has been no shortage of people downplaying the fight.

Life&Culture Mahershala Ali might star in True Detective season 3
Author: 0 Mahershala Ali might star in True Detective season 3

Mahershala Ali is reportedly in talks to star in the third season of True Detective . With speeches like the "Everybody wants to be king" scene, and his sudden bouts of anger, the role of Cottonmouth required a lot of the same skills as the role of Matthew McConaughey's fan-favorite Detective Rust Cohle from the first season.

Life&Culture Venus Williams at Fault for Fatal Car Crash, Police Say
Author: 0 Venus Williams at Fault for Fatal Car Crash, Police Say

The Barsons were both taken to hospital, and sadly Mr Barson passed away two weeks later from his injuries. Cunningham said Williams entered an intersection on a green light that turned red during her turn but became stuck in the intersection because of traffic.

Life&Culture Disney's Pirates of the Caribbean ride will stop auctioning off women
Author: 0 Disney's Pirates of the Caribbean ride will stop auctioning off women

A banner that now says "Auction, take a wench for a bride" will be changed to "Auction, Surrender yer loot", and the woman on the auction block will herself become a pirate . It has been revealed that an iconic scene from the Pirates of the Caribbean attraction is going to get a makeover in 2018, and it is going to make things a bit more politically correct.

Life&Culture Carrollton nurse helps deliver 'Spirit Baby' born during flight to DFW
Author: 0 Carrollton nurse helps deliver 'Spirit Baby' born during flight to DFW

The baby weighed seven pounds and 19.5 inches tall. The flight attendants contacted doctors on the ground and they advised the flight attendants to see if there were any medical personnel on board. The nurse clamped down on the umbilical cord with some rubbery straps they found on the plane, she added. Phoenix resident Cristina Penton had been told she was "pushing it" by travelling while she was 36 weeks pregnant.

Life&Culture Here is NASA's Take On Anonymous Hackers Alien Claims
Author: 0 Here is NASA's Take On Anonymous Hackers Alien Claims

The online group Anonymous released a video last week in which a person behind a Guy Fawkes mask, voice distorted digitally, claims that a NASA scientist recently hinted at an impending unveiling of the discovery of alien life . But Zurbuchen added that even as the search is "making remarkable progress and astrobiology is a focus of a growing number of NASA missions", they haven't "found definitive signs of life elsewhere just yet".

Life&Culture Khloe Kardashian Gets a Cooking Lesson from Tristan Thompson
Author: 0 Khloe Kardashian Gets a Cooking Lesson from Tristan Thompson

She then added: "Thank you for the hangover tips. You treat me like a queen!" she gushed on Twitter , seemingly referencing Thompson. Meanwhile, engagement rumors are also running wild as it was reported that Thompson may have popped the question to Kardashian on her 33rd birthday.

Life&Culture Donal Logue has raised concern for 'missing child' Jade Logue
Author: 0 Donal Logue has raised concern for 'missing child' Jade Logue

He also shared a picture of Jade for his followers to identify the missing teenager. "6'2" 180 lime green hoodie dark green military parka", the 51-year-old actor noted in a tweet that has since been deleted from his feed . Logue has since deleted the tweet and has not updated his fans with news about his son. Donal Logue is immersed in a crime drama as part of his job on the FOX show Gotham , but a mystery post on Twitter this week suggests something troublesome may be afoot in his ...

Life&Culture Trump flirts with Irish TV reporter
Author: 0 Trump flirts with Irish TV reporter

Even if you're the President of the United States, bringing unwanted attention to a woman to compliment her looks, especially one who is at the White House to report on worldly matters, is not flattery. We have all of this handsome Irish press. Trump was congratulating Leo Varadkar on becoming prime minister, and mentioned that Irish reporters were among those listening.

Life&Culture Good shows to watch on Netflix if you like Pretty Little Liars
Author: 0 Good shows to watch on Netflix if you like Pretty Little Liars

Let's get ready for tonight's finale by taking a look back at some of the show's most gruesome deaths (above)! This theory is from the opening credits of the show, which have always sang, "Two can keep a secret if one of them is dead". If you've been re-watching old Pretty Little Liars episodes in search of clues about A.D.'s identity, take note: You probably won't find them early on.

Life&Culture Remy Ma beats Nicki Minaj at BET Awards; '90s R&B shines
Author: 0 Remy Ma beats Nicki Minaj at BET Awards; '90s R&B shines

LaGuardia High School of Music and Art and may be its most famous alumnus-though Minaj has mentioned that they once declined to have her as a speaker. I love you guys so much for believing in me. The NBA Awards 2017 were hosted by Drake on Monday (June 26) and saw Minaj perform the songs " Realize ", " No Frauds " and "Swish Swish", all of which feature disses aimed at rival Ma.

Life&Culture Miranda Kerr returns jewelry gifted in alleged Malaysian scheme
Author: 0 Miranda Kerr returns jewelry gifted in alleged Malaysian scheme

The DoJ suit added that Malaysian businessman Low Taek Jho , also known as Jho Low , had purchased a 22-carat pink diamond necklace worth US$27.3 million for the "wife of MO1", using the same source of funds. The U.S. Justice Department is now helping the country by seizing items purchased with the stolen money and returning them, according to filings by the DoJ in a civil lawsuit, and is looking to retrieve a total of $1.7 billion in assets bought with the misappropriated funds.

Author: 0 Assad regime 'preparing chemical weapons attack', White House says

Several military officials who were reached late Monday said they had been caught off guard by the White House statement, but it was unclear how closely held the intelligence regarding a potential chemical attack was. Trump said at the time that the Khan Sheikhoun attack crossed "many, many lines", and called on "all civilized nations" to join the U.S.in seeking an end to the carnage in Syria.

Life&Culture Beyoncé and JAY-Z's twins are reportedly home from the hospital
Author: 0 Beyoncé and JAY-Z's twins are reportedly home from the hospital

The tiniest little Carters allegedly made their grand entrance (or exit?) somewhat ahead of schedule and are now "doing great". The baby boy and girl are reportedly " under the lights ", which normally means the babies have jaundice . The Carters' new residence is said to have large terraces with ocean views, tennis courts, a wading pool for 5-year-old Blue to enjoy and a large guesthouse.

Author: 0 Spider-Man Actually Debuted in the MCU Years Before Civil War

From the moment that Tom Holland came on screen in Captain America: Civil War , film fans just knew that his take on Spider-Man was going to be great. MUMBAI-Tiger Shroff will be the voice of his favorite superhero Spider-Man in the Hindi version of "Spider-Man: Homecoming ". Pascal also makes an upfront statement that "Spider-Man is now part of the MCU".

Life&Culture Donald Trump accuses Hillary Clinton of colluding to defeat 'crazy Bernie Sanders'
Author: 0 Donald Trump accuses Hillary Clinton of colluding to defeat 'crazy Bernie Sanders'

President Donald Trump lashed out at Hillary Clinton and the Democratic Party in a tweet Sunday morning, saying the former secretary of state "colluded" with the party in the presidential primary to defeat Sen. Trump has repeatedly said the Democratic Party cheated Sanders out of the nomination and criticized its use of superdelegates. Sounds familiar, doesn't it? His accusations come amid the deepening investigation of Russian interference in the 2016 election.

Life&Culture Blac Chyna's auto hit by another
Author: 0 Blac Chyna's auto hit by another

Thankfully, however, Blac Chyna was not hurt in the accident. The paramedics detained her for about 45 minutes while checking her to ensure that she did not need to go the hospital. She said: "It's lovely right?" Meanwhile, Rob and Chyna - whose real name is Angela White - recently fuelled speculation they have reconciled after they were spotted looking loved up on social media.

Author: 0 Bruno Mars to open BET Awards

The 49-year-old comedian is excited and nervous about hosting the show, "I've been going to a lot of clubs to get the jokes ready, a lot of research, mind preparation, just a lot of getting ready". Telephone Man" - for which they received multiple Soul Train Awards and American Music Award wins. Awards season is a wonderful time of the year. Mars has been on an R&B adventure with his latest album, " 24K Magic ", which was inspired by '90s R&B.

Life&Culture US 800m runner competes with five months pregnancy
Author: 0 US 800m runner competes with five months pregnancy

On Thursday, she finished seventh in her 800-meter heat at the U.S. Track & Field Outdoor Championships, despite the blistering 110 degree heat and, uh, being five months pregnant. Montano, who fittingly channeled Wonder Woman in both spirit and uniform during Thursday's race, has already experienced postpartum success, as well.

Life&Culture London tower blocks evacuated over fire fears after Grenfell
Author: 0 London tower blocks evacuated over fire fears after Grenfell

Work had been due to begin on stripping cladding from buildings on the Chalcots Estate, but Camden Council ordered the "decant" of residents on Friday evening. Oxfordshire Fire and Rescue took to social media to direct the county's residents to information about certain models of Hotpoint fridge-freezer. Some said they learned about the evacuation on television news before officials came knocking on doors.

Life&Culture Gunman in congressional baseball shooting had list of names in his pocket
Author: 0 Gunman in congressional baseball shooting had list of names in his pocket

They tried to get the perspective out there that Hodgkinson's attack on the congressmen was due to his unstable mental conditions and it had nothing to do partisan hatred or politics. The shooting suspect, James Hodgkinson , was killed by police. Authorities were investigating Hodgkinson's social media posts , a cellphone, computer and camera.

Life&Culture Foo Fighters Premiere New Song 'Sunday Rain'
Author: 0 Foo Fighters Premiere New Song 'Sunday Rain'

To make a big rock record but with [producer] Greg Kurstin's sense of melody and arrangement. The group delivered their new single, " Run ", as part of a 16-song set at the annual concert, as well as "Lah Di Dah" and the full band debut of "The Sky Is A Neighbourhood" - all tunes expected to appear on the band's next album.