Libertarian Candidate Says Trump Will Be Watching Olympics to See "How High the Mexican Pole Vaulters Go"

Libertarian Candidate Says Trump Will Be Watching Olympics to See "How High the Mexican Pole Vaulters Go"

Gary Johnson took a jab at the Republican presidential nominee’s plan to build a wall around the U.S. to keep illegal immigrants out.read more
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Eric Garcetti Says Trump Victory Could Hurt L.A. Bid for 2024 Olympic Games

Eric Garcetti Says Trump Victory Could Hurt L.A. Bid for 2024 Olympic Games

“I think for some of the IOC members they would say, ‘Wait a second, can we go to a country like that, where we’ve heard things that we take offense to?” Garcetti said. “I think that gives us even more urgency globally.”read more
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NBC Olympics Invites Leslie Jones to Rio for Hilariously Live-Tweeting the Games

NBC Olympics Invites Leslie Jones to Rio for Hilariously Live-Tweeting the Games

Executive producer Jim Bell tweeted at the ‘Ghostbusters’ star: “You’re officially invited to Rio. Want to come?”read more
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Shooting Gold Medalist Ginny Thrasher Speaks Out on Controversial U.S. Gun Control Measures

Shooting Gold Medalist Ginny Thrasher Speaks Out on Controversial U.S. Gun Control Measures

The 19-year-old athlete, who won Team USA’s first gold of the Rio Olympics, explained to USA Today why gun laws are “distracting” from her sport.read more
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Rio Olympics Day 1 Wrap-Up: Team USA Wins Shooting Gold, Men's Cycling Suffers Bomb Scare

Rio Olympics Day 1 Wrap-Up: Team USA Wins Shooting Gold, Men's Cycling Suffers Bomb Scare

Hope Solo, goalkeeper for Team USA’s women’s soccer team, came up big as the U.S. fought off France 1-0 in a group stage match.read more
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People v. OJ, Mr. Robot Win Big at TV Critics Awards

People v. OJ, Mr. Robot Win Big at TV Critics Awards

The People v. O.J. Simpson was the big winner tonight at the 32nd Annual Television Critics Association (TCA) Awards, as the critically acclaimed FX drama series was awarded Program of the Year. In addition to taking home the top honor, the American Crime Story series also received the Outstanding Achievement in Movies, Miniseries, and Specials award, as well as Individual Achievement in Drama, which was awarded to Sarah Paulson for her role as head prosecutor Marcia Clark. In addition, USA’s new series Mr. Robot was awarded Outstanding New Program, and FX’s spy thriller was recognized for its Outstanding Achievement in Drama for the second year in a row. Continue reading…
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'People v. O.J. Simpson' Tops 2016 TCA Award Winners

'People v. O.J. Simpson' Tops 2016 TCA Award Winners

‘Mr. Robot,’ which tied with ‘People’ to lead the list of nominees, goes home with the prize for outstanding new series at Saturday’s awards.read more
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