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Celebrities Come To Malia Obama’s Defense Over Smoking Video

[ad_1] Source: Josiah Kamau / Getty Malia Obama had that the Internet in a frenzy over the weekend after a video of her blowing smoke rings in a bathroom went viral.     The random clip of the 19-year old Harvard student sparked outrage for some: I think it's legit to criticize Malia Obama for smoking. I started as a teenager to be "cool." Highly addictive so took a while to finally quit. Regret ever starting. — Emily Miller (@EmilyMiller) November 25, 2017 Why would we leave Malia Obama alone.. she is not a child anymore.. she’s out in public smoking dope and getting drunk and hanging...

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‘House of Cards’ crew members still in limbo

[ad_1] "House of Cards" is still in limbo. The show's production company, Media Rights Capital, told crew members in an email Sunday that the show will remain on hiatus for the next two weeks. It is investigating allegations of sexual misconduct against Kevin Spacey, the star and an executive producer of the Netflix hit. "These last two months have tested and tried all of us in ways none of us could have foreseen," wrote Pauline Micelli, MRC's senior vice president of business and...

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As street tensions simmer, Pakistani law minister apologizes to protesters

[ad_1] The apology came as Pakistani forces moved against protesters blocking a key road in the capital Sunday after demonstrators attacked a police checkpoint, state media reported. The Pakistan Rangers have taken a position close to the Faizabad sit-in in Islamabad after protesters set ablaze a car and four motorbikes, witnesses said.The rangers are an armed paramilitary force under the command of Pakistan's military.At least two people have died and more than 250 others been injured in street demonstrations, according to hospital officials.Protesters are demanding Hamid's resignation for what they consider blasphemy after parliamentary bills were amended, weakening rules that...

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Jesuit priest mediated Mugabe’s resignation

[ad_1] Decades later, Mukonori helped persuade Mugabe to relinquish power. In his first interview since Zimbabwe's apparent coup and peaceful transfer of power, Mukonori described hours of debate and discussion at the presidential residence, State House, and Mugabe's personal residence.Mukonori met daily with Mugabe, who is 93 years old and had been the nation's leader for almost four decades. He became lead negotiator because both Mugabe and the military trusted him. The 70-year-old Jesuit priest from Zimbabwe said he's mediated between bitter political rivals in the past. "I'm a tough nut to crack," he said. "I've done this before."...

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