Adele’s ‘Easy On Me’ Is Powering to No. 1 In U.K.

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If it holds its course, it would be Adele’s third U.K. chart-topper, following “Somebody Like You” (2011) and “Hello” (2015). Since it dropped Oct. 14, “Easy on Me” has already broken streaming globally on several platforms, and powered her previous albums up the U.K. chart. “Easy on Me” set the new record for global streams…

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Kourtney Kardashian & Travis Barker Engaged

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Kourtney K & Travis Barker We're Getting Hitched!!! ... Pops the Q Near SB 10/17/2021 6:51 PM PT TMZ.com Kourtney Kardashian is going to be walking down the aisle for the first time in her life -- and she'll be doing it with none other than Travis Barker ... who just popped the big question.…

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Nigeria: Pandora Papers

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Peter Obi has been asked to report at the agency's Abuja headquarters on October 27 to face investigators. The former governor of Anambra State, Peter Obi, whose secret and illegal offshore activities PREMIUM TIMES reported in the ongoing Pandora Papers series, has been summoned for questioning by the EFCC, Nigeria's anti-corruption agency. It is the…

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Ultra-Creamy Mashed Potatoes

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All products featured on Bon Appétit are independently selected by our editors. However, when you buy something through the retail links below, we earn an affiliate commission.We're ready to declare this the fluffiest and easiest creamy mashed potatoes recipe around (though, if you like yours topped with some crispety cruncheties, we understand). The key here…

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5 Uplifting Moments in Latin Music This Week (October 16)

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From career milestones and new music releases to major announcements and more, Billboard editors highlight the latest news buzz in Latin music every week. Here's what happened in the Latin music world this week. Nicki Nicole's Tiny Desk Joined by an 11-member band, Nicki Nicole presented her NPR "Tiny Desk (Home) Concert" this week, in celebration of…

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Lil’ Kim Says Nick Cannon Is Now Her Manager

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When asked about what's next for her, Cannon's name entered the conversation -- since he's apparently helping her make those decisions. "I just shot a movie with Nick Cannon," she said. "Nick Cannon, people don't even know, like he's one of my best friends. We've been best friends for years ... And we just shot…

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Travis Barker Teases ‘SNL’ Appearance With Young Thug

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Barker's participation on this week's SNL follows his name being the subject of a sketch last weekend, one in which host Kim Kardashian West playfully trolled her sister Kourtney's highly publicized relationship with him. Over the summer, Barker backed Young Thug during another performance, for his NPR Tiny Desk concert. Barker closed out the show…

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Saudi Arabia Is Building a Tourism Resort Based on an Oil Rig to Try to Make Destroying the Planet Cool

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It seems that the world’s largest oil producing countries will stop at nothing to keep drilling, despite the fact that doing so aggravates climate change and its devastating effects. Oil-producing heavyweight Saudi Arabia recently unveiled a new tactic: making oil rigs look cool. The country’s Public Investment Fund, its sovereign wealth fund, has announced a…

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Follow live: Martinez’s first-inning grand slam has Red Sox out front

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BOSHOUHittersH-ABABRHRBIBBK#PAVGOBPSLG K. Schwarber 1B1-441101325.222.300.333Today's at BatsFull Player Profile1st: Schwarber doubled to deep right.2nd: Schwarber struck out swinging.4th: Schwarber struck out swinging.6th: Schwarber struck out looking.8th: Schwarber walked. B. Dalbec PR-1B0-00000000.000.000.000Today's at BatsFull Player ProfileNo at bats in this game E. Hernandez CF2-442210119.667.7001.778Today's at BatsFull Player Profile1st: E. Hernández lined out to center.2nd: E. Hernández singled…

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Chelsea survive Brentford scare to stay atop EPL

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League leaders, Chelsea, kept their grip on the top spot in the English Premier League (EPL) on Saturday by beating neighbours Brentford 1-0, thanks to a Ben Chilwell strike. But this was only after a string of last-gasp defending and saves by goalkeeper Edouard Mendy denied the hosts. Chilwell scored for the second match in…

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Ransomware Hackers Reportedly Targeted 3 Different U.S. Water Facilities This Year Alone

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Photo: Justin Sullivan (Getty Images)Ransomware gangs targeted multiple water facilities in the U.S. this year, a new government report claims. The news represents a frightening escalation in cybercrime—showing that hackers are increasingly willing to put people’s lives at risk for the sake of money.A joint advisory, published Thursday by the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency,…

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Live Nation, Oak View Group and GL Events Team Up for New São Paolo Arena

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The 20,000-capacity venue begins construction next year and is slated to open in 2024. Live Nation, the world’s largest entertainment company, and global development company Oak View Group are teaming up for a 20,000-capacity arena in São Paulo, Brazil.    The city's mayor, Ricardo Nunes, announced the collaboration -- which will be in partnership with Brazilian-based event company GL Events --…

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United Rugby Championship: Cardiff vs Sharks preview

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Zimbabwe: SAS Mine Disaster

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Labenmon Investments, which owns SAS Mine Lowerdale in Mazowe where eight people died last week following an explosion have said they are cooperating with the authorities in fact-finding the cause of the accident. The eight, who include six Chinese and two locals died following an explosion of gas cylinders in a blast furnace in two…

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Follow live: Astros, Red Sox open ALCS in Houston

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BOSHOUHittersH-ABABRHRBIBBK#PAVGOBPSLG E. Hernandez CF4-552420115.800.8002.200Today's at BatsFull Player Profile1st: E. Hernández singled to left center.3rd: E. Hernández homered to center (448 feet).4th: E. Hernández doubled to left.6th: E. Hernández struck out swinging.9th: E. Hernández homered to left (425 feet). K. Schwarber 1B1-550100117.200.200.200Today's at BatsFull Player Profile1st: Schwarber grounded into double play, second to shortstop to first,…

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Zimbabwe: Police Arrest Violent, Abusive Harare Teacher

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POLICE in Harare have arrested Micheal Freeman Chingwaru (39), a teacher at Einstein Tuition Centre for violently assaulting a student at the private school. The arrest follows a national public outcry after a video of Chingwaru physically assaulting an unidentified male student went viral on social media Thursday. In the video, captured in a classroom…

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Canada employment regains pre-pandemic levels in September

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CIC News > Latest News > Canada > Canada employment regains pre-pandemic levels in September Employment returned to its February levels last month, and employment continues to increase for very recent immigrants. Published on October 15th, 2021 at 11:00am EDT Updated on October 15th, 2021 at 11:01am EDT Canada’s economy gained 157,000 jobs last month,…

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Executive Turntable: Britney’s Ex-Manager Links With Live Nation; Primary Wave Adds Clive Black

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“I’m thrilled to announce our new 724 Management venture with Live Nation.” Rudolph said. “Jesse, myself and our incredible team are dedicated to fostering a rich and valuable environment in which to nurture and support our artists both in development and throughout their careers. Offering greater resources, experience and opportunities than we ever have before…

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