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But nearly as soon as the hammer fell, the canvas was passed through a secret shredder hidden in the large Victorian-style frame, leaving the bottom half in tatters and only a solitary red balloon left on a white background in the frame. Showing a girl moving to a bright red heart-shaped balloon, the work made in spray paint and an acrylic paint on canvas is one of the most famous paintings of this artist.
  • Trevor Noah pokes fun at Melania Trump's visit to Africa

    Trevor Noah pokes fun at Melania Trump's visit to Africa

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    The setting was Cape Coast Castle , a 17th century structure overlooking the Atlantic on the coast of the West African nation of Ghana. Trump was guided through an hour-long tour of a former slave holding facility on Ghana's coast, an experience she described as being "very emotional".
  • Two new buttons make this the best Amazon Alexa device

    Two new buttons make this the best Amazon Alexa device

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    Add to all of that Alexa integration either via Amazon's new-and-improved Amazon Alexa Voice Remote or Echo device - and an unbelievable low sticker price of $49 (around £39, AU$68) - and you have a potentially strong contender for king of the streaming stick wars when Fire TV Stick 4K becomes available on October 31 in the USA and Canada and November 14 in the UK , Germany and India.
  • Melania Trump opens Africa tour in Ghana with baby weighing

    Melania Trump opens Africa tour in Ghana with baby weighing

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    Children carry flags as they greet USA first lady Melania Trump on arrival in Accra, Ghana , on October 2, 2018. The US first lady was welcomed by the First Lady of Ghana Mrs. The first lady will promote the " Be Best " initiative which covers issues of children's well-being during her tour. The first lady then greeted Rebecca Akufo-Addo, the first lady of Ghana, at the foot of a red carpet rolled out on the tarmac.
  • Rapper Cardi B charged in connection with assault in NY

    Rapper Cardi B charged in connection with assault in NY

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    Cardi B has become one of the biggest new stars in USA music since the runaway success past year of her song " Bodak Yellow ", which touches on her former life making ends meet as a stripper. Her face was covered by umbrellas as she exited a vehicle and walked inside. The Grammy-nominated rapper surrendered to police on Monday morning in New York City .
  • Cristiano Ronaldo denies accusations of abusing a woman in 2009

    Cristiano Ronaldo denies accusations of abusing a woman in 2009

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    Back in 2009, the summer that Ronaldo joined Real Madrid from Manchester United, he was on holiday in the USA when the alleged attack took place. Miss Rodriguez posted the picture after an astonishing report in German magazine Der Spiegel alleged Ronaldo had raped Kathryn Mayorga and paid her £287,000 hush money.
  • Raj Kapoor's wife Krishna Raj Kapoor dies at 87

    Raj Kapoor's wife Krishna Raj Kapoor dies at 87

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    Krishna Raj Kapoor's son Rajiv Kapoor at the Kapoor residence in Mumbai. Krishna Raj Kapoor has always had a silent but strong presence in the industry as she never demanded but commanded respect from the rest of the fraternity. "Saddened to hear the demise of #KrishnaRajKapoor ji my deepest condolences, May God give huge strength to whole family". My condolences to the entire Kapoor and Nanda family.
  • Motivate Yourselves, Jose Mourinho Urges Under-Performing Manchester United

    Motivate Yourselves, Jose Mourinho Urges Under-Performing Manchester United

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    Manchester United legend Rio Ferdinand believes that the club "have big decisions" to make over the future of manager Jose Mourinho . Mourinho's men travelled to the London Stadium on Saturday boasting an enviable record against West Ham but came away chastened after a 3-1 defeat killed off any realistic hopes of a Premier League challenge before the end of September.
  • A look at what the FBI's Kavanaugh investigation will entail

    A look at what the FBI's Kavanaugh investigation will entail

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    Flake was persuaded as he watched Coons renew his call for an FBI investigation. Ana Maria Archila and Maria Gallagher stopped Flake on Friday morning and spent almost five minutes shouting at the Arizona lawmaker after they learned he had made a decision to support the US Supreme Court nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh .
  • The Second Event Of The Ryder Cup Just Finished

    The Second Event Of The Ryder Cup Just Finished

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    But Molinari made consecutive birdies at the 11th and 12th holes to square the match, and neither Woods nor Reed could make a birdie the rest of the way. Molinari closed it out with a birdie on the 17th. Tyrrell Hatton missed a 20-foot birdie attempt on the 18th, and Spieth rolled in his 3-foot par putt for a 1-up victory.
  • Sending Legal Notice To Tanushree Dutta Today, Says Nana Patekar's Lawyer

    Sending Legal Notice To Tanushree Dutta Today, Says Nana Patekar's Lawyer

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    Dutta, a former Miss India, said in press interviews this week that Patekar , 67, had harassed her on the sets of a film in 2008. A day after Dutta reopened the window on the 10-year-old incident and specifically named Patekar, there was a furious discussion on social media platforms and other media outlets but the film industry itself was mostly silent.
  • Fortnite Season 6 Has Arrived, Includes Pets, Shadow Stones, and New Skins

    Fortnite Season 6 Has Arrived, Includes Pets, Shadow Stones, and New Skins

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    Keep an eye on our Fortnite Season 6 hub page as we update the page with the latest changes. It's now known as the Floating Island . The above image is how the map looks as of the Fortnite season 6 update. There are also a new item called shadow stones, which when consumed turn your into a sort of ghost - you move faster, jump higher, can pass through walls, and turn invisible when you stand still - but you can't use your normal weapons.
  • Jurgen Klopp: This is why Liverpool lost to Chelsea

    Jurgen Klopp: This is why Liverpool lost to Chelsea

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    However, Chelsea levelled things up in the 79th minute as Emerson Palmeiri poked home from close range after Ross Barkley's header was saved by Simon Mignolet . Even though two weak links is two too many, Liverpool's squad is in much better shape than a year ago. "Both teams wanted it but Saturday is going to be different".
  • 'Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes Of Grindelwald' Final Trailer

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    Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald premieres November 16. One big theory that Rowling herself thought she squashed down years ago, was that Nagini was the boa constrictor from The Reptile House at the London Zoo in the very first film, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's (Philosopher's) Stone.
  • Prince Harry and Meghan Markle get physical at Coach Core event

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    Harry's brother, Prince William, and his wife, Princess Kate, have had a series of friendly competitions over the years during royal engagements and it appears Meghan and Harry are equally competitive. The sport session was part of the royal couple's visit to the university for the Coach Core Awards . Harry and Meghan were joined by other celebrities including Lily Cole, Jenna Coleman, Eddie Redmayne and Stanley Tucci to celebrate the opening and Soho House founder Nick Jones' 55th birthday.
  • Bill Cosby to Be Sentenced This Week

    Bill Cosby to Be Sentenced This Week

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    Although more than 60 women have accused the 81-year-old of sexual assault, it is only one single case that could land him behind bars. Embattled comedian Bill Cosby has just a few days of freedom left! Cosby, the first celebrity to go to trial in the #MeToo era, was convicted of drugging and molesting a Temple University women's basketball administrator at his home in 2004.
  • Deontay Wilder v Tyson Fury: Fight confirmed for 1 December

    Deontay Wilder v Tyson Fury: Fight confirmed for 1 December

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    And as he was handed a microphone for a post-fight interview, Joshua revealed his number one target for his next fight - April 13 at Wembley - is Wilder, the man who has so far evaded his clutches. Anthony is a very strong fighter but I am just as strong. "I have lived and worked in the United Kingdom for 20 years now and am proud to call myself an adopted Englishman, my wife and children are English so am a little bit torn between these two fighters".
  • Liverpool remain flawless with Southampton procession

    Liverpool remain flawless with Southampton procession

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    Liverpool were in front after just 10 minutes through a Wesley Hoedt own goal before Joel Matip and Mohamed Salah added further goals. The Saints could not get to the break for some respite as Shaqiri, who was surprisingly hooked at half time despite his contribution to two goals , whipped a 30-yard free kick against the crossbar, and Salah raced in to tap home the rebound from only a yard out.
  • Maroon 5 To Headline Super Bowl LIII Halftime Show

    Maroon 5 To Headline Super Bowl LIII Halftime Show

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    Maroon 5 follows recent Super Bowl halftime performers including Justin Timberlake , Beyoncé, Lady Gaga , Katy Perry , and Bruno Mars . Nevertheless, signs are pointing toward Adam Levine and Co. They're able to adapt their sound to bring in other artists and genres on a regular basis. Maroon 5's most recent hit was a tag team with Cardi B , " Girls Like You ", listed as one of the top songs of the summer by recent streaming service charts.