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Author: 0 Andy Murray celebrates his Wimbledon triumph back on Centre Court

Wimbledon champion Andy Murray is refusing to rest on his laurels and has set his sights on challenging Novak Djokovic for the world No1 spot as well as winning two gold medals at the Rio Olympics. Murray pulled off one of his most unexpected feats by leading Britain to their first Davis Cup title in 79 years last year. And, asked on Monday morning if he would be playing next week, he said: "I spoke to (GB captain) Leon (Smith) last night at the ball briefly".

Life&Culture Gabby Douglas gets a superhero gymnast Barbie
Author: 0 Gabby Douglas gets a superhero gymnast Barbie

Other women who have Barbie Shero dolls include Misty Copeland, Ava DuVernay, and Emmy Rossum, according to the Huffington Post. See something entertaining on social media that you think deserves to be shared? The doll's clothing was inspired by Douglas' own fashion line and "fully articulated" to replicate most of her gymnastics moves, Mattel said.

Life&Culture Portugal given less time to reach final
Author: 0 Portugal given less time to reach final

But Deschamps, who won 103 caps, preferred to praise his players. What happened when France and Portugal played last? "All I do is think of how my players will play and I want them to play their best in order to win". The tough Real Madrid defender sat out a 2-0 win in the semifinals against Wales because of a thigh muscle injury. But Joao Mario added: "Probability doesn't win matches".

Author: 0 'Finding Dory' Expected To Top Independence Day Weekend, Holiday

The sequel to the 1996 global blockbuster brought in $20.2 million for the Independence Day weekend, bringing its cumulative domestic total to $76.4 million in its second week of release. "The Legend of Tarzan" opened in 19 markets internationally, including Russian Federation and Korea, and made an estimated $7.1 million. This was much better than expected as was third place which went to The Purge: Election Year .

Author: 0 Modi offers India's experiences, expertise to Kenya

He said Kenyatta and he had "agreed that terrorism and radicalisation is a common challenge for our two countries, the region and the whole world". The other agreements include Agreement for the Avoidance of Double Taxation and the Prevention of Fiscal Evasion with Respect to Taxes on Income, Line of Credit Agreement for US$ 15 million to IDB Capital Limited, for development of small and medium enterprises [SMEs] and Line of Credit Agreement for US$ 29.95 million to the Government of Kenya ...

Life&Culture Tributes flood in for comedy 'genius' Caroline Aherne
Author: 0 Tributes flood in for comedy 'genius' Caroline Aherne

Ralf Little, who played her brother Anthony in The Royle Family, tweeted: 'I. just don't know what to say. "I can't think of anything, but she would". She went on to win a haul of awards and accolades including gongs from Bafta, the Royal Television Society and the Broadcasting Press Guild. Tributes poured in for the ever-so-popular lady who was most famous for her role in British sitcoms The Royle Family and Mrs Merton - amongst so many more.

Author: 0 Dallas Shooting Victim Describes Protecting Her Son, Police Heroism

After a police officer asked surrounding protesters if anybody was hit by the bullet, Andrew said no, unaware that his mom was shot. "They stayed there with us", as bullets whizzed through the air around them, she said. She also claimed that when they reached the hospital, the tires of the police vehicle were totally deflated. They instead protected her and other citizens.

Author: 0 Beyonce pens opens letter to stop police brutality

A gun he reportedly owned lawfully and had a permit to carry. As many as 200 people forced their way past Minnesota state patrol troopers who were trying to block them from getting on the road. In Louisiana, it was two officers responding to a call from a homeless man reporting an armed man selling CDs outside of a Triple S Food Mart convenience store.

Author: 0 Mike & Dave Need Wedding Dates Review

Except Mike and Dave mercifully gives a big middle finger to the rom-com formula and instead chooses to focus on characters' relationships with friends and themselves. sort of ", the movie has absolutely no connection to reality. But they still can't find the right matches until Alice ( Anna Kendrick ) and Tatiana ( Aubrey Plaza ) randomly arrive.

Life&Culture Sheriff: Inmate kills 2 bailiffs at MI courthouse
Author: 0 Sheriff: Inmate kills 2 bailiffs at MI courthouse

Two bailiffs and a prison inmate are dead after the inmate tried escaping from a MI courthouse. The courthouse will be closed the rest of Monday and on Tuesday. Both had been employed by the court for more than a decade. "They secured the door and the inmate started fighting with the bailiff and the deputy", he said.

Life&Culture This Southern Town Was Voted Best in the World
Author: 0 This Southern Town Was Voted Best in the World

Readers also selected Charleston as the No. 1 city in the USA and Canada for the fourth consecutive year. Not when it involves going to New York City and listening to people from some of the most lovely places on Earth tell you how great you are.

Author: 0 North Korea threatens over USA missile system in South Korea

North Korea's decision to adamantly pursue its nuclear programme, even in the face of strict United Nations sanctions, also led to U.S.'s decision to deploy an advanced missile defence system in South Korea. North Korea in the past released or deported American detainees only after high-profile Americans visited the country on their behalf. South Korean President Park Geun-hye stated that the THAAD system was not aimed at targeting any third country but is meant to counter the threat from ...

Author: 0 Kristen Stewart would like to see a female James Bond

She says this to E! In a joint interview, her Equals co-star Nicholas Hoult was asked about rumors that he was in the running to play the next 007-which he denies, by the way-when the topic of a new kind of Bond came up. "I'll just turn around and walk straight back out". "I think this film is very different than the previous films, but also very similar", he said .

Life&Culture Marchers take to streets of NYC to protest police killings
Author: 0 Marchers take to streets of NYC to protest police killings

Video posted on social media appeared to show a gunman at ground level exchanging fire with a police officer who was then felled. Eleven police officers were shot of which five were killed and six injured when two snipers opened fire on them on July 7 during a protest in Dallas, US.

Life&Culture The Final Two 2016 Manhattanhenge Events Are This Week
Author: 0 The Final Two 2016 Manhattanhenge Events Are This Week

The celestial phenomenon was named Manhattanhenge in 2002 in reference to Stonehenge in Wiltshire, England, which aligns with the rising sun every summer solstice. 'Clear cross streets include 14th, 23rd, 34th. The trick to getting the best Manhattanhenge shot is to go to one of the wider streets where traffic goes both ways.

Author: 0 Javier Muñoz Takes Over for Lin-Manuel Miranda in Broadway's Hamilton

The July 9th performance also marked the final Hamilton appearances of Leslie Odom Jr ., who played Aaron Burr in the hip-hop-inspired historical musical, and Phillipa Soo , who portrayed Eliza Schuyler. With Lin-Manuel Miranda and Other Major "Hamilton" Cast Departures, What's Next for the Hit Show? The show also won 11 Tony Awards , including for best musical, and a Grammy award for best musical theater album.

Author: 0 Nintendo shares soar on unexpected Pokemon Go success

Friel called the police who talked to the individual. When players walk around with Pokemon Go open on their smartphone , they'll occasionally see blue icons overlaid onto the map. The Independent reports that Boon Sheridan lives in an old church that was remodeled into a home 40 years ago. I actually thought the Pokemon Go terms and conditions were pretty clearly expressed and easy to understand.

Life&Culture Tony Stewart had plenty of one-liners in his post-race presser
Author: 0 Tony Stewart had plenty of one-liners in his post-race presser

Stewart moved from 35th to 32nd in the standings, only nine points outside the top-30 with 10 races remaining in the regular season. This was the first time Tony has won in three years. A yellow flag was displayed for debris a lap later, and when his competitors headed to pit road, Stewart stayed out and inherited the lead. He now has punched his ticket into his last Chase as he retires at the end of the season.

Author: 0 South Sudan Leaders Can't Control Their Troops, Former Defense Official Says

The civil war was gruesome - at least 50,000 were killed, more than 2 million displaced, and almost 5 million people faced severe food shortages. UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon called Monday for an immediate arms embargo against South Sudan in response to an outbreak of heavy fighting that has left hundreds dead.

Life&Culture Lin-Manuel Miranda Takes His Final Bow On The 'Hamilton' Stage
Author: 0 Lin-Manuel Miranda Takes His Final Bow On The 'Hamilton' Stage

Tony Award-winner Lin-Manuel Miranda has taken his final bow as Hamilton in the hit Broadway musical. A video of the final curtain call was posted on the Hamilton: An American Musical Facebook page. will focus on his music career. Meanwhile, Miranda wasted no time in making a personal change. " Hamilton " won 11 awards at this year's Tony Awards, a Pulitzer Prize and a Grammy.

Life&Culture Troy Ave Has Been Released From Jail On $500000 Bail
Author: 0 Troy Ave Has Been Released From Jail On $500000 Bail

The 30-year-old rapper is facing attempted murder and weapons possession charges in connection to a shooting at a T.I concert at Irving Plaza back on May 25. DNAinfo spoke to Troy Ave's mother, Tracey Collins, on Monday, who "said she's looking forward to cooking broccoli rabe, penne and sausage for her son and catching up on Game of Thrones with him".

Life&Culture Johnny Depp band Hollywood Vampires cancels appearance
Author: 0 Johnny Depp band Hollywood Vampires cancels appearance

EMT workers were on-scene and quickly revived the six-stringer before he was taken to a Brooklyn hospital. Meanwhile, Joe's publicist told Billboard , " Joe Perry is doing well and resting and appreciates all your good wishes". The original Hollywood Vampires club regularly gathered at the Rainbow Bar and Grill in Los Angeles four decades ago and included the likes of Keith Moon, John Lennon and The Monkees singer Mickey Dolenz.

Author: 0 Secret Life of Pets Opens to a Big $103.2 Million

Run by Chris Meledandri, the company has tapped into a profitable business model by focusing on animated films that generally cost much less to produce than the output of rivals such as Disney-owned Pixar and DreamWorks Animation, which was recently acquired by NBCUniversal for $3.8 billion.

Life&Culture Family: Dallas suspect changed after military service
Author: 0 Family: Dallas suspect changed after military service

According to The Dallas Morning News , Micah joined the Army Reserve in 2009, the same year he completed high school and served with the 420th engineering brigade. In 2014, Micah was discharged from the Army amid allegations of sexual harassment. Wells Newsome, a soldier who served with Johnson at the time, also told the publication: "We all knew he was a pervert because he got caught stealing girls' panties".

Author: 0 Trump says VP pick coming in '3 to 4 days'

Trump also cited "great chemistry with me" and someone "who can help you win" as major factors in his VP selection process. New Jersey insiders think Chris Christie is trying to angle his way into the job... "Politicians and activists who seek to remove police or policing from a community are hurting the poorest and most vulnerable Americans", he said. "But there's not much demand for wonderful fellows".

Author: 0 House Committee Questions FBI Director James Comey Over Hillary Clinton Email Investigation

During the tense hearing, Comey acknowledged that those 30,000 e-mails contained three messages that had classified information in them. "The material that they sent to me, they didn't believe was classified". Among other things, Comey noted that Clinton used multiple devices to access the email account and that some of the messages were indeed marked classified when they were sent or received.

Author: 0 Salman Khan's 'Sultan' sets new box office record

This was also Salman's eighth Rs 100-crore film and, in becoming so, made the superstar the only actor (in Hindi cinema) with as many Rs 100-crore films. If we compare two days' collection of Sultan and PK then even we think the Salman and Anushka starrer will easily sail through the mark. It features Salman in the role of a wrestler.

Author: 0 Aly Raisman makes US Olympic gymnastics team

World champion Tori Bowie gained the victory in the 200 in 22.25 seconds with collegian Deajah Stevens (22.30) and a lunging Jenna Prandini (22.53) outduelling Felix . "I was joking with my dad last night, he was a two-time Olympian and I am now, he can't hold that over me", said Matthew, second in the 2012 trials.

Author: 0 'The Secret Life of Pets' fetches huge box office weekend

The film has scored reasonably well with critics, earning an 84% on the review aggregation site Rotten Tomatoes. Prior to the weekend, movies in the US and Canada had grossed $5.6 billion this year, down 2.5% from the same time a year ago, according to the entertainment data firm comScore .

Life&Culture Griezmann named player of the European Championship
Author: 0 Griezmann named player of the European Championship

The tournament featuring 24 teams for the first time failed to produce classic soccer, and Lloris was the latest to raise questions about the manner of Portugal's wins. We worked hard from the first minute and right from the beginning of the Euros. "We put a lot of energy into the Germany match, but we could have had a bit more freshness".

Author: 0 Dozens more arrested in Louisiana after leaders warn against protest violence

Police made almost 200 arrests in Louisiana's capital city during weekend protests around the country in which people angry over police killings of young black men sought to block some major interstates. Sterling, she said, was robbed of his life by police. "At the same time we're not going to tolerate any violence, we're not going to tolerate any lawlessness, we're not going to tolerate any destruction of property".