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13-1 longshot Cloud Computing wins Preakness

It was Cloud Computing's day, as the victor overcame Always Dreaming and Classic Empire down the stretch to capture the Preakness title. "I think possibly some of the reason that we won today was because we were patient and didn't throw an inexperienced horse against a 20-horse field in the Derby on a very hard track", Brown said.

Supriya Shukla to join The Kapil Sharma Show cast

Supriya confirmed the news and also said that she is nervous regarding her act because post this she hasn't played any comedy role on the TV. The actress is now seen on Zee Tv's popular daily soap "Kumkum Bhagya" where she plays the role of lead actress Sriti Jha's mother.

O Panneerselvam tweets 'alliance with BJP', deletes it

Earlier, Panneerselvam took quick action after tweeting about a tie-up with BJP, where the tweet focused on Puratchi Thalaivi (Amma) faction's tie-up with BJP which was deleted within half an hour. However, these proved futile as the OPS faction insisted on expelling Sasikala, Dhinakaran and their kin from the party. "They have called for EC's intervention in the issue", a senior EC official said.

Kangana to play an 80-yr-old in her directorial debut Teju

When asked if the look of Manikarnika- The Queen of Jhansi that was recently revealed like the one which Mehta planned, the director said that he can't really create a comparison on the basis of one image. "By the time I was a toddler, my great-grandmother was in her eighties". "I had shared all the research material and several drafts of the script with Kangana as she was actively participating in script discussions over last two years".

Sea Lion drags little girl into water at Vancouver area wharf

Her shocked family members quickly pulled the child, perhaps aged 9 or 10, from the water and she is okay. But after surveying the area and discovering no fish, the sea lion surprises everyone by approaching a young girl, then suddenly, biting down on her dress and dragging her backwards into the water.

Obama urges lawmakers to resist Obamacare repeal

And he urged current members of Congress to look at the facts and speak the truth even when it contradicts their party's position. Meanwhile, the American Health Care Act faces an uncertain future as it heads to the Senate. "At such moments, courage is necessary", he said. Taylor said there were similarities between the Kennedy and Obama administrations in that "both summoned the very best of our spirit and generosity".

Chelsea Manning Released From Military Prison Following Obama Commutation

Mr Obama told the media that "she had served a significant amount of time , that it made sense to commute, and not pardon, her sentence". She twice attempted suicide there, according to her attorneys, while struggling to adjust to life in the all-male prison.

Soundgarden Frontman Chris Cornell Found Dead at 52

Cornell was found unresponsive in his room's bathroom floor by a family friend who had gone to check up on him after the concert . Soundgarden lead singer Chris Cornell has died at the age of 52. Born and raised in Seattle, Washington, Cornell was one of the main movers and shakers of the grunge movement, forming Soundgarden with guitarist Kim Thayil and bassist Hiro Yamamoto in 1984.

Meghan Markle, Prince Harry step out at Pippa Middleton's wedding reception

Middleton, whose sister is the Duchess of Cambridge, was to marry hedge fund manager James Matthews on Saturday. Middleton came to the church accompanied by her father Michael in a vintage convertible. Other guests included the groom's brother, former Made In Chelsea regular and reality television personality Spencer Matthews, Pippa's controversial uncle Gary Goldsmith and Princess Eugenie.

3 takeaways from day 1 of Donald Trump's Saudi Arabia trip

It is also an opportunity for the U.S. president to sign economic deals and agreements that he knows are important to American voters, because they will create new jobs. The President's meetings underscored the deep and longstanding commitment of the United States to the security, stability, and prosperity of Saudi Arabia and demonstrated the President's confidence in the future of U.S.

Country Music Star Loretta Lynn Recovering From Stroke

However, the country icon was admitted to a hospital in Nashville, Tennessee on May 4, the statement posted to the LorettaLynn.com website reads. Below is the full statement listed on Lynn's website. Lynn is best known for her hit country song, "Coal Miner's Daughter", as well her her novel and subsequent film - which depicted her life - by the same name.

President Trump: First day of global trip 'tremendous'

The president was to give the signature speech of his trip, an address that aides view as counter to Mr Obama's 2009 speech in Egypt to the Muslim world. Michelle Obama followed that practice when accompanying her husband to King Abdullah's funeral in 2015 . Melania Trump's decision not to wear a headscarf upon arrival in the Middle East is drawing attention on social media.

Meagan Prince pitches Kentucky Wildcats into regional championship

Wonderly was the tough-luck loser for IL. MU and IL battled for 12 innings in the opener of the double-elimination Lexington regional before the Fighting Illini won 3-2. She was key in the defensive 1-0 victory, notching two hits that each gave the Cats a lot of momentum on the field. Martens went 2-2 in the batter's box today, being the only United Kingdom player to get multiple hits in a game where both offenses struggled mightily.

Wife of man facing deportation hopes for reunion

He was convicted of multiple robbery, kidnapping and burglary and sentenced to 98 years in prison. But when the mistake was realized, Lima-Martin was taken back to prison to serve the rest of his sentence. 2008 - Lima-Marin is released from prison after serving just eight years because of the clerk's error. He then held a steady job installing glass, got married and has a stepson, Justus, 10, and son JoJo, 7, who was born while he was out of prison.

Firing Comey relieved great pressure, Trump tells officials

The White House did not deny the conversation took place, but said Comey's "grandstanding" on an investigation into Russia's meddling in the 2016 elections, including possible ties to Trump's campaign, had hurt relations with Moscow. But uproar in Washington threatened to cast a long shadow, after Mr Comey's firing, allegations Mr Trump had previously pressed the Federal Bureau of Investigation chief to stop investigating former national security adviser Michael Flynn, and the subsequent ...

Miley Cyrus Interrupts Jimmy Fallon's Monologue on 'The Tonight Show'

The blonde superstar shows off her beauty on the new video for her new single "Malibu", and we just can't breathe. Billboard said it was a love song inspired by her fiance, actor Liam Hemsworth , with whom she reunited previous year after a 2013 breakup.

Freeform orders 'black-ish' spinoff 'college-ish,' starring Yara Shahidi

Black-ish creator Kenya Barris is also producing the series, which has been picked up by ABC's sister channel Freeform . He continued, "To any aspiring writers struggling to make it out there, I highly advise adding an '-ish' to any working title you might have.

Bobby Moynihan leaving 'Saturday Night Live' for CBS sitcom

Moynihan's exit from the show had been expected since CBS last week picked up comedy series "Me, Myself, & I", in which he is set to star, for the 2017-18 season. Moynihan, like fellow SNL vet Kenan Thompson (who also has been the subject of speculation for the same reason, although nothing has been announced yet), has been a glue guy over recent seasons.

Tanak gains rally Portugal lead

Meeke had been running in second position before the midday break, hitting the front on the first stage of the afternoon. The Frenchman holds a 17 second lead over Thierry Neuville's Hyundai and is now on course to equal Markku Alen's record of five Rally Portugal victories.

Chris Cornell's cause of death revealed

In an opinion piece in the Detroit Free Press , Ashley Zlatopolsky writes that even without the benefit of hindsight from the terrible news, it was clear that something wasn't right with Cornell during the performance at Detroit's Fox Theatre.

Imagine Dragons to Honor Cornell at Billboard Awards

Melissa Kidd called Cornell's death "an indescribable loss". Cornell was 52 years old. As everyone who knew him commented, Chris was a devoted father and husband. After hearing news of Chris' death fans of the group set up an informal memorial at A Sound Garden in Seattle, Washington, an art installation in the band's hometown from which they took their name.

Corbyn says May's manifesto aims to 'pitch young against old'

The Survation survey, conducted entirely after Thursday's Tory manifesto launch, found 28% of voters said they were less likely to vote Conservative because of the social care package, branded a " dementia tax " by opponents. "A lot of people with decent values will not go into politics because they feel they are going to get pummelled. The whole discussion and the whole debate is unravelling from the Tory point of view", he told a rally in Birmingham.

Howard Hughes Medical Institute Purchases 6060 Shares of Netflix, Inc. (NFLX)

Guardian Life Insurance Co. of America increased its stake in Netflix by 0.7% in the first quarter. Nwam LLC increased its stake in Netflix by 8.2% in the third quarter. If you are viewing this report on another publication, it was illegally copied and republished in violation of USA and global trademark and copyright laws.

Cloud Computing rushes in for the win at the 142nd Preakness

However, Classic Empire pulled away in the final turn and looked like he was going to run away with it - but Cloud Computing went on a huge spurt down the stretch to win by a nose. Castellano won for the 2nd time . He rode Bernardini to victory in the 2006 Preakness. The 2017 Kentucky Derby victor, Always Dreaming , did not take home the Preakness Stakes after getting off to a great start.

Meet the Men of 'The Bachelorette' Season 13 with Rachel Lindsay

Aside from looks, she wants a confident man who is ready to get married and on the same page as her in life. She continues, "I'm gonna bottle that all into one", she added. They then jetted off to Spain for the final rose ceremony, which happened last Thursday, May 11th. For Kenny , being on The Bachelorette will not be his first time on reality television, though it will be a little bit different than what he's used to.

Basquiat painting sells for USD 110.5 million at auction

Sotheby's said the untitled painting sold Thursday "offers a ferocious portrait of an artist defined by explosive talent and calamitous brilliance". It is also the first work by any American artist to have joined the Dollars 100 million-plus club, 'the New York Times' reported. Basquiat died of a drug overdose in 1988 at the age of 27.

Trump participates in Saudi Arabian sword dance

As Trump arrived, Iranians had just re-elected Hassan Rouhani - one of Obama's partners in the landmark accord aimed at curbing Tehran's nuclear ambitions - for a second four-year-term as president, validating his push for greater freedoms and outreach to the wider world.

This Is Why Shonda Rhimes Is Canceling Scandal

Which is where we announced that Season 7 will be Scandal's last season". "I didn't have to actually face it". Ending 'Scandal .' This is a big huge roaring deal in my world. Rhimes said in a statement, "Deciding how to end a show is easy". What if we just hang on so long that people don't say WHY are you ending, but WHEN? From there, she discussed the origins of her upcoming lifestyle site - set to launch this fall - where she'll, "chronicle the end of one of the most fulfilling ...

Fashion Blunder On Red Carpet Of Cannes, Model Accidentally Faced Wardrobe Malfunction

Deepika Padukone at the Cannes Film Festival 2017. One might argue that Deepika Padukone never looks anything less than great, given that she's a former supermodel and is now in the best shape of her life. For example, earlier today, the Bajirao Mastani actress stepped out looking out-of-the-world in a red maxi dress by Johanna Ortiz. Deepika Padukone made a stunning appearance on the Day 2 of the festival.

Bazanga! Get Ready for 'Young Sheldon' in 'Big Bang Theory' Spinoff

Looking at the trailer, you can spot all the trademark Sheldon-idiosyncrasies, but Armitage has a long way before he can deliver lines the way Parsons does. It seems a bit like Small Wonder's Vicky meet Doggie Houser in a way, but that shouldn't be a bad thing because the young, socially awkward genius theme had done wonders for those two shows themselves.

Firing 'nut job' James Comey took off pressure, says Donald Trump

The remarks, reported in The New York Times , came amid an investigation into potential collusion between the president's campaign and Russian government officials, allegations Trump has repeatedly dismissed as "fake news". Former FBI director James Comey, who was sacked by Donald Trump amid an agency probe into alleged Russian meddling in the U.S. election, has agreed to testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee at a public hearing.

Netflix executive urges film festivals to change

According to the Yonhap news agency, Netflix's Chief Content Officer, Ted Sarandos, told reporters the company is "very proud to partner" with distributor Next Entertainment World "to also give Korean viewers an opportunity to see the film in theaters at the same time ".

Cannes Film Festival Bans Streaming-Only Movies Going Forward

In my home, Netflix has had absolutely no effect on what they go to the movie theater to watch. The French film industry has been up in arms over the fact that the two films will not be getting theatrical releases locally. Yes, the streaming service's Cannes debut, which includes two films this year, has become quite a scandal, that's captivated everyone from Will Smith to Pedro Almodóvar.

Roger Stone: Trump's Saudi award 'makes me want to puke'

In the presence of the two leaders, the signing ceremony of a number of agreements and investment opportunities was held. A senior Saudi official said a digital centre to monitor the activities of Islamic State and other militant groups online would be opened on Sunday, to coincide with the visit.

A risk of severe storms over the Chicago area Saturday

Officials in Kansas have activated the State Emergency Operations Center. Unsafe storms are forecast Thursday for central and southern Plains states, with the National Weather Service saying Kansas and Oklahoma should be on alert for powerful tornadoes.