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  • MMA fighter learns the hard way that you should never dance in the middle of a fight

    When keeping it real goes wrong. Have you ever wondered what happens to a fighter when he spontaneously breaks out in dance in the middle of an MMA fight?GOD DAYUMMMM. Johan Segas KTFO's Joe Harding at BCMMA 18. When showboating goes wrong. Savage head kick. pic.twitter.com/pPkOPmdmOf— caposa (@Grabaka_Hitman) February 18, 2017In Saturday’s British Challenge Mixed Martial Arts (BCMMA) 18 event, Joe Harding attempted to taunt Johan Segas in this manner, and it ended just as you would expect. Let’s look at this a little more in-depth. First, we have the dance move itself. ...

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  • Shocking image shows Kim Jong-nam's final moments after he was assassinated

    Shocking images of the moment Kim Jong-nam was assassinated in a Malaysian airport have emerged for the first time.

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  • Grieving Army Widow Meets Her Husband’s Coffin on Airport Tarmac, Leaving Plane Passengers in Tears

    A touching moment between a grieving military widow and her husband’s coffin was captured on camera by a bystander, giving millions of viewers on social media a window into the heartbreaking and personal effects of war. Lisa West Williams was waiting to exit her aircraft at Raleigh-Durham International Airport on Tuesday, when she and her fellow passengers watched a flag-draped coffin being removed from the plane’s luggage compartments. The Oklahoma native was an Echo in the Special Forces and was on his eighth deployment when he died.

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  • Education Secretary DeVos criticized teachers at D.C. school she visited — and they're not having it

    Newly minted Education Secretary Betsy DeVos had a hard time getting inside the District of Columbia's Jefferson Middle School Academy last week when protesters briefly blocked her from entering. But at the end of her visit -- her first to a public school since taking office -- she stood on Jefferson's front steps and pronounced it "awesome." A few days later, she seemed less enamored. The teachers at Jefferson were sincere, genuine and dedicated, she said; they seemed to be in "receive mode." "They're waiting to be told what they have to do, and that's not going to bring success to an individual child," DeVos told a columnist for the conservative online publication Townhall. "You have to have

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  • Internet turns to @Sweden on Twitter after Trump appears to invent terror attack

    Emma Johansson is a school librarian from Borås, Sweden, and on Saturday, she found herself fact-checking the President of the United States. The cross-border saga started at a rally in Melbourne, Florida that day, where Donald Trump defended his "Muslim immigration ban" before a crowd of thousands. "We've got to keep our country safe," he said. Trump, discussing terror, seamlessly mentions incident "last night in Sweden".There was NO "incident" in Sweden last night. pic.twitter.com/XtcC4PRiNU — Steve Kopack (@SteveKopack) February 19, 2017 Promoting the controversial policy, he pointed to countries that in his view are troubled by immigration from predominantly Muslim nations. In particular, Sweden. "You look at what's happening in Germany, you look at what's happening last night in Sweden. Sweden, who would believe this. Sweden. They took in large numbers. They're having problems like they never thought possible."  He then referred to Paris and Nice, both places that suffered significant terrorist attacks in 2015 and 2016, respectively. SEE ALSO: Bill Gates: There should be a 'robot tax' on the machines that take your jobs Since his rally, no one seems able to find any (public) information about a Swedish incident "last night," terrorist or otherwise. The White House has been contacted for details, so we'll update if we hear back. In the meantime, the internet turned to the @Sweden Twitter account for answers.  A government initiative that allows a new Swede to tweet from the country's handle each week, the current curator is Johansson, who goes by the online names KSena or kseenaa. For one day, she became the unofficial voice of Sweden. My attack #lastnightinsweden was on the chicken dinner hubby made me. :-P https://t.co/zap39SCqFV — @sweden / Emma (@sweden) February 19, 2017 Johansson didn't realise Trump had mentioned Sweden in his speech until the @Sweden account began getting "slammed" with questions. "When I saw the first one I checked and saw a clip of his speech when he mentions Sweden," she said over email. "I knew then what I was in for." "Nothing has happened here in Sweden," she tweeted. "There has not ben [sic] any terrorist attacks here." Might as well do a stand along tweet about this... Since I'm being swamped with questions about Trump's speech. — @sweden / Emma (@sweden) February 19, 2017 No. Nothing has happened here in Sweden. There has not ben any terrorist attacks here. At all. The main news right now is about Melfest. -> — @sweden / Emma (@sweden) February 19, 2017 She answered questions late into the night, and woke Sunday morning with more than 800 mentions for the @Sweden account. "I hope not many believed him," she said, emphasising this was her personal view and not that of her country. "But I also fear that many of his supporters will. And that is very scary to me, to be honest. "I've seen now and then on TV-shows how Americans mix up Sweden and Switzerland, think we have snow bears on the streets and all sorts of things, so who knows how many will believe it? More than I like to think about." -> What Trump might be referring to is an interview done in Foxe News where a documentary film maker, Ami Horowitz, talks about Sweden -> — @sweden / Emma (@sweden) February 19, 2017 -> and he to missunderstanding how things work here. So it's incorrect information on top of incorrect information. — @sweden / Emma (@sweden) February 19, 2017 Goodnight! Have a face-palm from me. Going to bed now. Rest assured that ALL IS FINE HERE! *falls headfirst in bed* pic.twitter.com/bIzUKmtmVa — @sweden / Emma (@sweden) February 19, 2017 Just what Trump was referring to remains a mystery. As many pointed out, however, there was a Tucker Carlson segment on Fox News Friday alleging that Sweden's refugee program has led to an uptick in crime. Take that as you will. For Johansson, Fox News didn't show the Sweden she knows. "Yes, Sweden has some problematic areas. And yes, we do have problems with integrating the refugees. But the way Ami [Horowitz] and Tucker talked about it is just crazy!" she added. "I don't even know where they got all that from! My experience from over here with Trump is that he doesn't appear to live in the real world." turns out "what happened last night in Sweden" actually just means "last night I was watching Tucker Carlson talk about Sweden" pic.twitter.com/6z5pfOJ7Yv — Ashley Feinberg (@ashleyfeinberg) February 19, 2017 Sweden, which was long known for policies that welcomed refugees, has increased restrictions in recent years. According to the Swedish Migration agency, around 163,000 asylum seekers arrived in the country in 2015. In 2016, the country received 28,939 applications for asylum — the lowest figures since 2009. The agency said the decrease was due to new Swedish laws that make it difficult to bring family members and to receive a permanent residence permit. Increased border restrictions across Europe have also halted the movement of refugees. A new curator will take over the @Sweden account Sunday night. "It's been fun being @Sweden," Johansson said. "Hectic, but fun." you got the @sweden account on the *lucky* week. The one when Trump invents an attack there. pic.twitter.com/09howHJQnv — Stephan A (@sanescot) February 19, 2017 UPDATE: Feb. 19, 2017, 9:48 p.m. AEDT Comment added from Emma Johansson. BONUS: Charge your phone wirelessly from anywhere with this handy gadget

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  • 2 workers suspended after 'Day Without Immigrants'

    One day after a massive nationwide protest against immigration policies out of the Trump Administration, some of those who participated are finding themselves in trouble with employers.

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  • Mariah Carey Finally Confirms That Bryan Tanaka Is Indeed Her Boyfriend

    It’s official — Bryan Tanaka is Mariah Carey‘s boyfriend. The singer subtly confirmed that backup dancer Tanaka is her official beau in a recent interview with the Associated Press. Tanaka and Carey have kept the world guessing about their relationship status ever since she split from Australian fiancé James Packer in October.

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  • No. 1 UConn escapes Tulane with 101st straight win

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Geno Auriemma hopes his UConn Huskies learned something after escaping with a victory at Tulane.

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  • ‘You and your family are fired ... Love you’: Dozens lose jobs over immigrant protest

    In at least five states, roughly 60 people lost their jobs this week after they skipped work to participate in the “Day Without Immigrants” protest on Thursday, according to local media reports. The protest, which was aimed at highlighting the importance of immigrants to the U.S. economy, called on all immigrants to not work or buy anything Thursday and succeeding in shutting down businesses across the country, according to CNN. In Tulsa, Oklahoma, 12 Latino workers at the I Don’t Car Bar and Grill told KTUL that they were fired over text message because they did not show up for their scheduled shift and did not call in. The employees told KTUL that while they expected to be reprimanded for missing work, they did not expect to be fired.

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  • Scary wreck prompts ARCA race to end five laps early, Theriault wins

    A scary accident with five laps remaining brought an early end to Saturday’s ARCA Racing Series season-opening Lucas Oil 200 at Daytona International Speedway. Austin Theriault was declared the winner after 75 laps of the scheduled 80-lap event. Terry Jones was second, followed by Shane Lee, Dalton Sargeant and Tom Hessert. With five laps remaining, ARCA veteran Bobby Gerhart, Codie Rohrbaugh, Fletcher and Justin Fontaine, making his ARCA debut, were involved in a crash on the frontstretch. The three drivers were fighting for 12th place when the crash occurred in the restart zone and brought out a lengthy red-flag race stoppage. Fontaine’s Win-Tron Racing No. 33 ProMATIC Automation Toyota Camry

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  • Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliot has interaction with police

    Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliot was detained by police in Columbus, OH on Friday night. He was headed to The Social Bar when a cop flashed a flashlight in his face. Zeke was then detained for about four minutes, according to TMZ. The TMZ report reads as follows: Ezekiel Elliott’s night was abruptly interrupted by cops after they detained and questioned him….before letting him go. An eyewitness tells us the Cowboys star was on his way to The Social bar Friday night in Columbus, OH when suddenly, and for unknown reasons, a cop lit a flashlight on his face and detained him for about 4 minutes….before letting him go. There is no word on why the officer detained Elliot, but a video was

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  • Trump administration to expand groups of immigrants to be deported: documents

    The Trump administration plans to direct immigration agents to greatly expand the categories of immigrants they target for deportation, according to drafts of two memos seen by Reuters and first reported by McClatchy news organization on Saturday. Two sources familiar with the plans told Reuters the documents have been approved by Secretary of Homeland Security John Kelly, but are under final review by the White House.

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  • Kim Jong-nam assassination: Prime suspect told police she was paid and made to believe it was prank

    Siti Aisyah, the 25-year-old Indonesian woman who is suspected of spraying poison on Kim Jong-nam's face leading to his death, has reportedly said she thought she was taking part in a prank for a television show. Indonesian national police chief, Tito Karnavian, told reporters on Friday (17 February) in Aceh province that the woman has told Malaysian investigators she was paid to perform the act and was made to believe it was a prank, the Associated Press wrote. The half-brother of North Korean supreme leader Kim Jong-un was at Kuala Lumpur airport on 13 February, waiting for a flight to Macau, when he was assassinated by two women, according to CCTV footage from the airport.

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  • Elvis Presley's grandchildren in care after 'disturbing images' found in family home - court papers

    The twin daughters of Lisa Marie Presley have allegedly been placed in child protective services. Authorities are reported to have become involved after "disturbing" images and videos of children were found on their father Michael Lockwood's computer. Lisa Marie, daughter of late singer Elvis Presley, is believed to have discovered the indecent content in the possession of Lockwood, her fourth husband whom she is currently divorcing.

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  • Leaked tapes reveal Donald Trump among the 'special people' at his NJ golf club

    As Donald Trump spends his third straight weekend at his Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida, leaked audio has emerged that shows the chummy atmosphere the president enjoys at his own getaways. Politico released more than 13 minutes of audio Saturday that contains comments from Trump, Chief of Staff Reince Priebus, daughter Ivanka Trump and her husband, and Trump adviser, Jared Kushner, at a cocktail reception November 18 at his Trump National Golf Club in tony Bedminster, N.J. The newly elected president is relaxed and humorous among people he regards as friends, although the bombast that most associate with him is present—as are digs at the press and the Clintons.

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  • ‘Maddox Is Happy to Be Back in His Home Country’: Angelina Jolie Steps Out in Cambodia Ahead of Premiere

    The actress stepped out for a press conference ahead of the Cambodia premiere of her new film First They Killed My Father on Saturday in Siem Reap, Cambodia. The film will be presented in the ancient Angkor Wat temple complex. Cambodia’s King Norodom Sihamoni, Queen Mother Norodom Monineath Sihanouk and senior government officials are expected to attend. First They Killed My Father is based on the autobiography of the same name by Cambodian human-rights activist Loung Ung, a friend of Jolie’s. The memoir tells the true story of the devastation inflicted on Cambodia by the Khmer Rouge communist party in the 1970s.

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  • Take a Peek Inside Meg Ryan's $10 Million N.Y.C. Apartment (6 photos)

    Actress Meg Ryan is on the move. The When Harry Met Sally and You've Got Mail star just listed her loft in New York City's prime SoHo neighborhood for a cool $10.9 million. The fashionable area is home to many 19th century buildings with cast iron fronts and large windows--and Ryan's home is equally light-filled. Ryan bought the three-bedroom, three-bathroom loft--part of an 1888 building that was once a button factory--from fellow actor Hank Azaria in 2014. (The home was previously owned by artist Cindy Sherman.) Since then, Ryan has worked with architect Joel Barkley and designer Monique Gibson to transform and gut-renovate the space. RELATED: What We Think Beyonce's Nursery Might Look Like The 4,100-square-foot loft has beautiful prewar details, including an ornate decorative fireplace, a large private entry foyer with black and white patterned tiles, seven original architectural columns, and high ceilings (the living room's is 12 feet high). Other stylish features include floor-to-ceiling French doors, ebony-hued floors, industrial pendant lighting in the kitchen and master bathroom, and a 40-foot gallery with five large windows. VIDEO: Inside Meg Ryan's $10 Million Apartment 5325996157001 RELATED: Tour Judy Garland's Childhood Home The gourmet kitchen features white subway tiles, a Viking range with six burners and a grill, two stainless steel refrigerators, custom cabinetry, and marble countertops and shelving. Ryan's home isn't lacking in storage space, either--the master bedroom has eight closets, plus there's a service hall with additional spots to stash items. Take a look at the listing here from Corcoran, and scroll down for more photos of the gorgeous apartment.

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  • Man dies after breaching security at Honolulu airport

    HONOLULU (AP) — A man is dead after he breached security at Honolulu International Airport and stopped breathing, the Honolulu Star-Advertiser reported.

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  • Why Trump was right to make Chris Christie eat the White House meatloaf

    Some 40% of Americans say they have cut down on eating red meat.

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  • 22 Best Travel Quotes To Inspire You To Journey (23 photos)

    *Logs on to Kayak immediately* From ELLE DECOR

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