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Audi A9 e-tron to arrive in 2020?

Audi A9 e-tron to arrive in 2020?

The vehicle is set to go head-to-head with the Model S, based on these new stats, and will likely be called the "A9 e-tron" when it goes on sale sometime in 2020, the publication says. A9 was rumored to be a four-door coupe to take on the likes of Mercedes-Benz S-Class coupe, but plans changed due to the diesel emission scandal and Audi planning to make 25 percent of their lineup to be electric by 2025. Read More

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Police at Chris Brown's home after woman sought help

Police at Chris Brown's home after woman sought help

While his house was under siege Brown made a number of videos and posted them to Instagram declaring his innocence, saying: "I'm innocent, I'm exhausted of hearing this shit". Police were dispatched to Brown's Tarzana home at around 3 a.m. Tuesday, according to the Los Angeles Times . Curran told police officers that the argument between herself and Breezy started over some jewelry that one of his friend's was showing off. Read More

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West Brom miss chance of top-six spot

West Brom miss chance of top-six spot

Albion host Middlesbrough in the Premier League on Sunday, having lost on penalties to Sky Bet League One side Northampton in the EFL Cup on Tuesday. Manchester City have moved to the top of the Premier League table with a 3-1 victory over West Ham United. West Bromwich Albion and Middlesbrough played to a bore draw at Hawthorns, with both Jose Salomon Rondon and Alvaro Negredo very isolated as lone strikers for large portions of the 0-0 game. Read More

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MTV Video Music Awards to feature Kanye West, Rihanna, Britney Spears

Starting back in 2009, Kanye West made his infamous interruption of Taylor Swift during Swift's acceptance speech and the following that year reemerging with the debut of his single "Runaway". The two went on to dance several of her hits during the segment, some dating back to the late 1990s. When he was set to choreograph the VMAs for her, he called us and asked us if we wanted to do it. Read More

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Dempsey to miss Sounders game due to irregular heartbeat

Dempsey to miss Sounders game due to irregular heartbeat

Lagerwey offered few specifics but did say that Dempsey would miss , at the very least, Sunday's match at Portland. He did not make the trip to Houston for the Sounders' midweek game, remaining in Seattle. U.S. Soccer President Sunil Gulati noted he talked to Dempsey on Friday: "He's in great spirits and appreciates everyone's support". "We have Clint's best interest at heart first and foremost". Read More

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John Krasinski as Captain America?

John Krasinski as Captain America?

Prior to Chris Evans landing the role of Steve Rogers, John Krasinski was up for the role of Captain America . This is stupid. It's okay. Seeing Chris Hemsworth shirtless on set convinced Krasinski he was in the wrong place. "That's OK. I'm not Captain America , it's fine", the actor hilariously concluded. However, it seems Krasinski himself came to the realisation that being a superhero wasn't really for him - and speaking to Conan O'Brien, the actor revealed the moment he made up ... Read More

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Tiger taken from 'world's worst zoo' arrives in South Africa

Tiger taken from 'world's worst zoo' arrives in South Africa

Monkeys from the Gaza zoo have been transferred to the Ben Shemen park in Israel. In response to a query from The Jerusalem Post , a statement from Four Paws said that the group eventually received a green light for its mission to close the zoo following talks with a number of parties, including Israeli authorities, the owner of the zoo and the Jordanian Princess Alia Foundation. Read More

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Obama meets with family of Baton Rouge man killed by police

The destination: Castle Place, a middle-class subdivision outside Baton Rouge where mounds of drywall, mattresses toys - even a water-damaged violin - were piled high on the curb. The president's visit also coincides with proposed new federal regulations for companies and homeowners that use federal money to build in flood-prone areas - including a plan that calls for federally-funded projects to be at least two get above the 100-year floodplain. Read More

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Steven Hill, who played 'Law & Order' DA Schiff, dies at 94

Steven Hill, who played 'Law & Order' DA Schiff, dies at 94

Hill lived north of New York City in Monsey, NY, and died in Manhattan. The star passed away on Tuesday after appearing in the likes of the Mission: Impossible TV series, and crime drama Law & Order over the years. However, he said, "the whole concept of that title hit me". He was replaced by Peter Graves in 1967 and then quit acting for a decade. He said later he believed the sabbatical improved his acting ability. Read More

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Frank Ocean debuts 'Blonde,' his 1st album in 4 years

What we do know is that it's definitely NSFW so be careful watching this at your office job. On Thursday, Ocean returned to the live stream and played the surprise visual album Endless . Call me ignorant, but dropping Endless is simply another way to extend the marketing cycle. It's like having only one corner section of a jigsaw puzzle - it just so happens to be a musically gorgeous one. Read More

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Alligator 'bit boy's head' during Disney world attack

Alligator 'bit boy's head' during Disney world attack

A 911 caller initially reported someone had drowned in the "lake" at Disney's Grand Floridian resort on June 14. The report states that movie was canceled due to incoming inclement weather. Another man lost consciousness after witnessing what happened, the Sheriff's Office said. " I saw it come out to get him ", Matt Graves told investigators, per Time . Read More

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