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‘Clueless’ star Stacey Dash withdraws from congressional race

Washington (CNN)“Clueless” star and former Fox News commentator Stacey Dash is withdrawing her congressional bid, a representative for the actress confirmed to CNN Friday. “I started this run with the intention to address the pressing issues in the district where I live,” Dash said in the statement. “I hoped, and remain hopeful, that I can assist people living here on the national level. My goal was, and remains, to improve the lives of people who have been forgotten for decades by the Democratic Party.” However, Dash added, “At this point,…

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ICE Now Detaining Pregnant Women, Thanks to Trump Order

Donald Trumps executive order Enhancing Public Safety in the Interior of the United States, which requires stricter enforcement of immigration laws. Previously, the agencys general practice was to release women from detention who were pregnant. Now, pregnant women will only be able to get released if an ICE officer determines so on a case-by-case basis. Pregnant women were still sometimes detained under the previous internal guidelines. Immigrants rights advocates say

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Flights cancelled after fire at airport

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionParts of its terminal were evacuated All departing flights from Stansted Airport have been cancelled until midnight after a bus caught fire outside the terminal. Witnesses reported seeing thick smoke as the blaze “completely destroyed” the shuttle bus, parked in a waiting area. The fire also caused smoke damage to “much of the front of the terminal building,” firefighters said. Bosses at the Essex airport apologised and advised passengers to re-book their flights with their airlines. On Friday evening, the airport said…

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With Sniffs and Licks, Petzbe Makes Social Media Nice Again

The CEO of Petzbe, a social networking platform that launched on the App Store last week, is a Brussels Griffon named Angus. Angus can often be found adorned in a stylish jean vest gazing stoically into the distance or, at times, yawning. According to his Petzbe bio, Angus is a “lover of the finer things in life. Peculiar in looks and personality. Extremely loving but with a healthy understanding of [his] human’s shortcomings.” Petzbe is like Instagram, but with a strict “No Humans Allowed” policy. The feed is a stream…

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12 of the Most Terrifying Things That Exist in Real Life

There are so many amazing things that exist in the world. There are rainbows and puppies and chocolate bars… you get the idea. This list isn’t about those things. It’s pretty much the complete opposite. I hope you got a good night’s sleep last night, ’cause you probably won’t be able to drift off anytime soon after you learn about these terrifying things that actually exist in real life. Advertisement I wouldn’t do that if I were you. That brook is known as the Bolton Strid and according to local…

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A Gay Take On ‘The Golden Girls’ Has Been Picked Up For Development

“Silver Foxes,” which follows four gay men living in Palm Springs, California, has been picked up for development by the Turner Broadcasting-owned production company Super Deluxe, Variety reports. The show has direct “Golden Girls” ties, too: Screenwriters Stan Zimmerman and James Berg were co-writers on a number of episodes of that classic sitcom, which ran from 1985 through 1992.  Casting for the show has yet to be announced, but a 2016 reading featured George Takei, Leslie Jordan, Bruce Vilanch and Todd Sherry as the central foursome. A post shared by Stan…

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Jim Carrey has painted a Trump portrait for the Smithsonian

Actor and artist Jim CarreyImage: christopher polk/Getty Images for AFI Jim Carrey, actor, comedian and Renaissance painter, just submitted his first masterpiece. Or, uh, so the people of the internet think. On Thursday, Jim Carrey submitted his “official portrait” of Donald Trump to the Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery via Twitter. The portrait features Trump sitting in his bathrobe eating an ice cream cone which is highly accurate, so he obviously has my vote. SEE ALSO: Donald Trump’s ‘pee tape’ controversy, explained “Dear Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery,” Carrey wrote on Twitter.…

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Come On, Lets Have A Little Fun

Don’t be a wuss. Don’t you want to take a chance for once in your life? Go ahead, take a puff. It’ll be fun! Slide C’mon! Chug this beer. Chug it in public! Stop worrying so much and live a little, dude. Slide Steal this car! Throw a rock through that window and then drive it into a lamppost! Slide Cocaine! Let’s do some cocaine. Slide You only live once! Flick his stupid shirt! Slap his hat! Slide You only live once! Flick that cop’s hat. Oh, wait…grab his gun!…

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20 People Shared the Things That Make Them Smile and Honestly, Our Whole Day Has Been Brightened

The Made Me Smile subreddit is one of the best destinations for feel-good moments that are sure to brighten your day. Here are 20 of the best. We could all use a smile these days! Advertisement via: Reddit This is such a cute whale. If I were the teacher, I’d say this was probably good for a point. Two seems like a lot, but one seems doable. The next one is inspirational… via: Reddit This Ferrari owner’s license plate is truly inspirational. Grades aren’t everything, people! Advertisement via: Reddit People…

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BC landslide prompts state of local emergency – CBC.ca

CBC.ca BC landslide prompts state of local emergencyCBC.caFortisBC has been on site assessing the potential risk to a gas main located near the slide. (District of Summerland). A landslide in B.C.'s Okanagan has prompted the District of Summerland to declare a state of local emergency for two properties west … Read more: www.cbc.ca

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