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Soundgarden, Audioslave rocker Chris Cornell dies at age 52: representative

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His death was "sudden and unexpected", according to a statement released by his representative, Brian Bumbery. He said the family would be working closely with the medical examiner to determine the cause. The breakup wasn't anything unusual, Cornell told CNN in 2012. Audioslave logged several concerts in Detroit , including a February 2003 show at the State Theatre and a November 2005 performance at the Fox. Read More »

NY judge Garcia uninterested in FBI director job

Democratic presidential candidate Al Gore chooses Connecticut Sen. Press Secretary Sean Spicer informed reporters about the meetings as Trump flew to Washington after addressing U.S. Bush and Dick Cheney. He showed a large independent streak during his Senate years and actually won his last term as an independent after losing the Democratic Party nomination over his support for the Iraq war. Read More »

'Seattle's son' Chris Cornell mourned in city

Anyone who has seen the photos knows them immediately: Black and white, blurred with motion, the light trailing past the bodies, all of which are sweaty, and in Chris Cornell's case, naked from the torso up. Below are some of Cornell's best festival appearances through the years. The band had been in the middle of a US tour. It appeared on his second solo album, "Carry On". Read More »

Chris Cornell: Audioslave and Soundgarden singer dies aged 52

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FILE - In this Friday, Feb. 6, 2009, file photo, musician Chris Cornell speaks to the media as he arrives at the MusiCares Person of the Year tribute honoring Neil Diamond in Los Angeles. Woody repeated that police are investigating Cornell's death Wednesday night as a possible suicide, and that the investigation continues. Chris Cornell, the lead singer of USA rock band Soundgarden, has died suddenly aged 52. Read More »

Soundgarden singer Chris Cornell dies at age 52

The Columbus Dispatch reports that Rock on the Range will go on without Soundgarden. The friend apparently forced open the hotel room's door and found the singer unconscious. 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. Read More »

Former Fox News Chairman Roger Ailes Is Dead

A Palm Beach Police Department report that revealed Ailes, 77, hit his dead in a serous falling accident that occurred in his bathroom at his Florida home on Wednesday, May 10, eight days ago, according to NBC 26. "He was a genius". Former President George H.W. Bush is adding his voice to the many on social media mourning Ailes, saying his election in 1988 was in part due to the media strategist. Read More »

Lobs are Trending at the Cannes Film Festival

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The star polished off her look with matching heels and smokey eye make-up, as she joined the likes of Robin Wright, Adriana Lima , Susan Sarandon and, of course, jury president Uma Thurman. "I personally do not conceive, not only the Palme d'Or, any other prize being given to a film and not being able to see this film on a big screen", Almodovar said. Read More »

Soundgarden singer Chris Cornell dies

Soundgarden's current tour kicked off in late April and it had been scheduled to run until 27 May. As the lead singer for Seattle-based Soundgarden , Cornell was a Grammy award-winning, Golden Globe nominated singer, songwriter, guitarist, composer and lyricist, according to the Associated Press . Read More »

Donald Trump impeachment petition passes one million signatures

This week, the questions centered on the momentous revelations that President Donald Trump gave classified information to Russian Federation in the Oval Office - and that fired FBI Director James Comey wrote a memo saying Trump asked him to drop the investigation into former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn. Read More »

White House: Trump interviewing 4 FBI candidates

Ryan said Congress "can't deal with speculation and innuendo" and m. The president's tweets and comments to the TV anchors drew little reaction from fellow Republicans, who instead joined Democrats in heaping praise on Mueller, a longtime respected lawman who served under George W. Read More »

Bush photobombs TV reporter at Rangers game

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The former president was also found in the stands at a game in April. Bush can add one key contribution to his post-White House career: photobombing a sports broadcast in a video that promptly lit up the internet. used to own the Rangers, much like his family owned the state of Texas. Bush was a managing general partner of the Rangers from 1989-1994 before becoming Texas governor. Read More »

Autopsy being conducted on body of Chris Cornell

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The band's set was scheduled for Saturday, May 27. @ soundgarden TOTAL SHOCK.GREAT MAN.GREAT BAND.GREAT LOSS. Cornell was next expected to play in Rock on the Ridge in Columbus, OH, on Friday night. "Meanwhile, Mike Portnoy , the co-founder of rock band Dream Theater , said the news of Chris" death was "shocking". Detroit police spokesman Michael Woody said Thursday morning that he couldn't release details about why police are investigating the death as a possible suicide , ... Read More »

Nick Grimshaw's breakfast show receives record-low listener numbers

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Nick Grimshaw's Radio 1 breakfast show ratings have dropped to a new low. We've got some bad news for Nick Grimshaw , as listening figures for his Radio 1 Breakfast Show have dropped to all-time low. The listening of live radio across the United Kingdom reached 48.23m - 89% of the United Kingdom population - which was down from 48.68m last quarter but up from 47.82m year-on-year. Read More »

Melissa McCarthy, Alec Baldwin return to 'SNL'

Everyone wants more of Melissa McCarthy's Sean Spicer. The sketch wasted no time before poking fun the alleged "bush hiding" that many fans speculated would be a highlight of Saturday's episode. The sketch show also interpreted Trump's surreal back-and-forth with NBC anchor Lester Holt on Thursday, concluding that if Comey's firing won't tank the White House - nothing will. Read More »

Portugal's leaders celebrate historic Eurovision Song Contest victory

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With 758 points in total, he had a solid lead over Bulgaria's Kristian Kotov , who came second with 615 points. Officially venue bidding has yet to kick off in Portugal, however preparations are well and truly underway within the 63rd Eurovision host country, with RTP eagerly anticipating next year's competition. Read More »

Fox News founder dies at 77

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Rupert Murdoch , the head of Fox News' parent company 21st Century Fox, said Mr Ailes played a " huge role in shaping America's media over the last thirty years". "What happened in the past year, frankly, it's an unfortunate blot but the truth is, if you look at his whole history, he did a lot for his country, regardless of what you believe in as far as politics are concerned", Gold said. Read More »

Rocker Chris Cornell has died at age 52

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The news of his death has really come as a shock to the music world. Detroit Police Department spokesman Dontae Freeman stated that the victims wife called a friend of the family who was with him to check his room. At Soundgarden's peak of popularity in the mid-1990s, the band's album Superunknown earned a Billboard No. 1 debut and a Grammy nomination for best rock record. Read More »

Fangirl alert: Carrie Underwood loses it over New Kids on the Block

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Paula Abdul , who served as a judge for the first eight seasons during the show's original run on Fox, got together on Wednesday evening with season four victor Carrie Underwood at Nashville's Bridgestone Arena, where Abdul, 54, co-headlined The Total Package Tour with New Kids on the Block and Boyz II Men. Read More »

Birthplace of grunge mourns 'Seattle's son' Chris Cornell

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It further read, "There is no additional information at this time". The rocker was 52. He went to the hotel and discovered him unresponsive on the bathroom floor. Cornell, a key figure in Seattle's '90s grunge scene, founded Soundgarden in 1984 with guitarist Kim Thayil, drummer Matt Cameron, and bassist Hiro Yamamoto. Read More »

Ben Higgins Opens Up About Split From Lauren Bushnell

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News, adding that the heartache is "still fresh". Following the show's March finale that year, Lauren moved from California to Denver, CO, to live with Ben. For now, Higgins added, "Life is going to be good and I know that from past experiences, any type of brokenness..." Often times those situations can be turned into be a attractive thing. Read More »

Police find toddler locked in cage, newborn alone in house

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Troopers found a 22-month-old child locked in a homemade cage so small that the toddler couldn't stand up inside, a 1-year-old boy in a play pen, and a 1-day-old girl on the floor in a baby seat. The father said he used the cage as a makeshift crib to keep the toddler safe at night, Robin said. There was a foam mattress and toys inside the cage. Read More »

One dead as vehicle hits pedestrians in New York's Times Square

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Fire officials say the crash happened around noon Thursday. The post NY police say one dead, 12 injured in Times Square auto accident appeared first on The Independent Uganda:. Lowe saw injured people, including a woman who "had tracks all over her body". White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer said US President Donald Trump "has been made aware" of the incident. Read More »

Soundgarden singer Chris Cornell dies, aged 52

Cornell tweeted just hours before his death. The 52-year-old star, who also fronted Audioslave, was found dead in a Detroit hotel room following a Soundgarden concert at the Fox Theatre in the city. Cornell's distinctive voice - he had a four-octave range and the sort of richness to his singing that one might equate with a grunge version of Freddie Mercury - propelled a string of radio smashes from the album, including "Spoonman" and " Black Hole Sun ", both of which won Grammy Awards in ... Read More »