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Culture US president vows to 'do everything' for Mideast peace
Author: 0 US president vows to 'do everything' for Mideast peace

Trump arrived at the presidential palace in the West Bank city, located only about a 20-minute drive from Jerusalem but across Israel's controversial separation wall. The status of Jerusalem is ultra-sensitive and has been among the most hard issues in Israeli-Palestinian peace talks. 'That's Palestinian law. That law must be changed'.

Author: 0 Star Wars: The Last Jedi Vanity Fair Covers Revealed!

Steve Blank, creative executive in LucasFilm's story group, also notes that not only will the story have players playing as imperial troopers and pilots, but we will also get a chance at being some key characters in the Star Wars universe.

Author: 0 James Corden leads tributes to Ariana Grande concert victims

An unidentified man detonated a bomb at an Ariana Grande concert at the Manchester venue on Monday evening, killing 22 and injuring at least 59. The police suspect the attacker worked alone, but are continuing investigations to determine whether he was part of a network.

Culture Trump optimistic during historic visit to Western Wall
Author: 0 Trump optimistic during historic visit to Western Wall

Speaking at the ceremony, Deputy Foreign Minister Tzipi Hotovely called Jerusalem "the heart of the Jewish People" and said that she hoped the Trump administration would make good on its promise to move the U.S. The president was joined on the visit by his son-in-law, Jared Kushner, an Orthodox Jew who went to the wall shortly after Trump and said prayers. The chief rabbi of the Western Wall, Shmuel Rabinovich and his wife Yael, greeted them.

Author: 0 Missing in Manchester: Family members in desperate search for loved ones

The leader of Britain's Labour Party, Jeremy Corbyn, offered support on Twitter . One eyewitness told MailOnline she saw a young girl screaming "I don't know where my sister is" while she sprinted out of the venue. Manchester was previously targeted by terrorists in June 1996, in a bomb attack that leveled a section of the city center. US House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan stated that he is "praying for the victims and their families".

Culture PayPal Sues Pandora Over It's 'Similar' Logo
Author: 0 PayPal Sues Pandora Over It's 'Similar' Logo

In a lawsuit that also took a few digs at Pandora's business model, PayPal accused Pandora of choosing a logo dangerously close to PayPal's own when the music service rebranded in October, according to the complaint in NY federal court. Makes me want to delete it off of my phone", said another. PayPal has time on its side in this lawsuit. It was against this backdrop that Pandora deserted its longstanding logo and latched itself on to the increasingly popular PayPal Logo as part of its ...

Culture Manto poster is out at 70th Cannes Film Festiva!! Nawazzuddin looks intense
Author: 0 Manto poster is out at 70th Cannes Film Festiva!! Nawazzuddin looks intense

Manto's stories were both progressive and brutally honest; the portrayal of his life in this film will ring in the same emotions as his work did. "The makers of " Manto " on Monday released the first look from the movie captioning it as, "If you can not bear these stories, it is because we live in unbearable times" - #Manto #Cannes2017 #Cannes70 #Film #Movies".

Culture President Donald Trump Fires Back At Stephen Colbert
Author: 0 President Donald Trump Fires Back At Stephen Colbert

Stephen Colbert had some choice words for President Donald Trump on Thursday - but they're probably not the words you were expecting. "There's nothing amusing about what he says", Trump said , cementing his commitment to alternative facts.

Culture Three lawsuits allege foot-dragging by Fox on harassment
Author: 0 Three lawsuits allege foot-dragging by Fox on harassment

In legal filings, posted at Manhattan Federal Court earlier this week, Mr Flatter is accused of openly referring to female workers, including Ms Lee, as "sluts and "whores". Farrow, who claims she was an exemplary employee, also says she wasn't paid overtime she had earned. Farrow claims that she was sacked shortly after informing her supervisor that she was pregnant.

Author: 0 Ariana Grande performs at Manchester Arena

Graphic content WITNESSES at the Manchester Arena are claiming a "nail bomb" is responsible for much of the carnage, including 19 deaths, at an Ariana Grande concert. "I seen people running and screaming towards one direction and then many were turning around to run back the other way". Campaigning for Britain's June 8 election was suspended.

Author: 0 Cher Celebrates Prestigious Music Award in Iconic 1989 Getup

The set was Cher's first awards show performance in 15 years. Billboard Music Awards will air tonight on VH1 at 9 pm in India. Cher also accepted the Icon Award that evening from Gwen Stefani who, though we know she is a fashion icon in her own right, looked like a wee plebeian standing next to Cher's glow.

Culture Cher delivers homage to her best looks, songs
Author: 0 Cher delivers homage to her best looks, songs

The dilemma at Dick Clark Productions is that they don't want to cut Cher's mic because it will look like censorship and even a pro-Trump move. The top victor of the night was rapper Drake (pictured above and below) who took home 13 prizes, beating a previous record of twelve awards given to Adele .

Culture Kris Jenner Volunteers As Tribute To Be Kim Kardashian's Surrogate
Author: 0 Kris Jenner Volunteers As Tribute To Be Kim Kardashian's Surrogate

Kris had gone to have her fertility checked out after she received a letter from a lawyer acting for a married couple, who had been unable to conceive naturally and wanted to buy eggs from the family matriarch because she has an "impressive track record in producing successful and outstanding offspring".

Author: 0 Cher Lets Trump Off Easy During Billboard Acceptance Speech

The victor of the ICON award this year was Cher . Despite an apparent exhaustion that might come from performing the song for 20 years, the Canadian powerhouse singer reveled in the fact that varying audience members - even those not born at the time of "Heart Will Go On" initial release - "were all singing with" her.

Culture Netflix film Okja booed at Cannes Film Festival
Author: 0 Netflix film Okja booed at Cannes Film Festival

As the movie streaming trend gains steam, new awards ceremonies and festivals will start appearing to cater to this emerging movie platform, and the older, less flexible members of the film community will be left behind. On Wednesday, Cannes jury president Pedro Almodovar had said he couldn't imagine giving the Palme d'Or to a movie that wouldn't eventually premiere on the big screen.

Culture Bhanot family had refused to accept profits, claims
Author: 0 Bhanot family had refused to accept profits, claims "Neerja" makers

The family claimed that the makers had promised them 10 percent of the film's box office collections, and they now plan to take legal action for their stake. The makers, responding to the allegations, issued a statement that read, " Bling Unplugged had acquired the rights to make " Neerja " from the Bhanot family.

Author: 0 Curry's 36 points leads Warriors to sweep Spurs, 129-115

From that point to the end of the series, it was all Warriors . With San Antonio vanquished, Golden State now gets a long rest in advance of the NBA Finals as it awaits the victor of the Eastern Conference Finals between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Boston Celtics .

Culture Cannes 2017: Not Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, But Daughter Aaradhya Stole The Show!
Author: 0 Cannes 2017: Not Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, But Daughter Aaradhya Stole The Show!

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is not just world most attractive women but a good mother to her five-year-old daughter Aaradhya. The former Miss World opted for an eye-grabbing red gown by Ralph and Russo. Aishwarya Rai Bachchan attended the Cannes Film Festival on opening day, May 17, and May 18. From floral sheer ruffled maxi dress to the stunning powder blue ball gown to red couture, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan was a smokestorm in every outfit.

Culture Pope sends powerful Christian message to France's president, Macron
Author: 0 Pope sends powerful Christian message to France's president, Macron

Bruno Le Maire, who served under former center-right President Nicolas Sarkozy, has been named as Macron's economy minister. In his first cabinet line-up, the new head of state mixed profiles unknown for public with others coming from the political mainstream to end decades of right-left divide.

Culture Pippa Middleton's high-society wedding
Author: 0 Pippa Middleton's high-society wedding

As the old wedding tradition goes, a bride should wear "something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue" on her wedding day. A video of Pippa and James leaving the church after their wedding shows Kate reprimanding George after he meandered behind Pippa and started playing with her dress as she made her grand exit.

Author: 0 Cher Defies Age in Accepting Billboard Music Award

Cher performs at the Billboard Music Awards at the T-Mobile Arena on Sunday, May 21, 2017, in Las Vegas . The star was on hand to accept the prestigious Icon Award at the huge ceremony in Las Vegas . However, Dan Reynolds of Imagine Dragons summed up his career succinctly, noting he was "a true innovator", "a musical architect", "a prolific songwriting" and "a legendary performer".

Author: 0 Interactions with Trump left former Federal Bureau of Investigation chief Comey feeling unsettled

Mueller's appointment may halt the rising tide of criticism and demands for investigation into the Russian Federation controversy and even give Trump breathing room to get his house into order. "Once again, the real story is that our national security has been undermined by the leaking of private and highly classified conversations". One of those memos reportedly details a February meeting in which Trump asked Comey to drop the FBI's investigation into former national security adviser ...

Culture Pippa Middleton marries as English royalty look on
Author: 0 Pippa Middleton marries as English royalty look on

It has also been reported that Prince William and Kate Middleton are dealing with some serious marital issues. Prince Harry brought girlfriend Meghan Markle to Pippa Middleton's wedding reception on Saturday, marking a major milestone in the couple's relationship.

Culture UK police: 19 confirmed dead in explosion at Grande concert
Author: 0 UK police: 19 confirmed dead in explosion at Grande concert

As concertgoers - many of them adolescent fans of the singer - were beginning to leave the arena following Grande's closing set, an explosion rocked the area. They're telling us to wait by the phones. A few hours after the blast, police carried out a controlled explosion in a small park near the venue a but said the item turned out to be only abandoned clothes.

Culture 'Scandal' to end after season 7
Author: 0 'Scandal' to end after season 7

Two of Shonda Rhimes' TV shows have been canceled by ABC , but the famed executive producer will be introducing a new project to her fans across the world. When it first premiered, Scandal was a ratings hit drawing in huge numbers following the long-running Grey's Anatomy . The news is breaking that " Scandal " is coming to an end with its next, and seventh, season .

Author: 0 Chris Cornell Has Passed Away

Detroit police spokesman Dan Donakowski said that officers were called to Cornell's hotel around midnight by a friend of the musician and found Cornell "laying in his bathroom, unresponsive and he had passed away". According to his representative, rocker Chris Cornell , who gai. "We are saddened to hear of the loss of Soundgarden's Chris Cornell ", the venue tweeted.

Author: 0 Flynn to decline US Senate subpoena in Russian Federation probe

The Senate committee reportedly requested that Mr Flynn provide a list of all meetings and communications he had with Russian officials. The FBI and two congressional committees are investigating claims that Russian hackers tried to help Mr Trump win last November's presidential election, and that members of his election campaign colluded with the alleged Kremlin conspiracy.

Author: 0 Cher squeezes back in to her one of her most iconic outfits

I've had the greatest people to work with. However, things changed thanks to a public beef with Minaj's now ex-boyfriend, Meek Mill, a feud that put Nicki and Drake at odds with one another. Dan Reynolds of Imagine Dragons said in the tribute that Cornell, who also sang lead in the band Audioslave, was a singer who had "a voice for the ages".

Author: 0 Drake dominates, Cher reflects at Billboard Music Awards

The diva also made a humble confession, "I think luck has so much to do with my success". All the performances were great, but there was one artist in particular who moved the audience to tears: the unbelievable Celine Dion. Alongside her incredible performance, Cher brought the audience to higher emotions when she received the honorable Icon Award . The look on Drake's face says it all.

Author: 0 A look at the top moments from the Billboard Music Awards

The singer hit the stage at the Billboard Music Awards to perform her new single "Crying in the Club". Gwen Stefani was on hand to present Cher with the Icon Award following her performance. When Cabello initially announced the release date of her single and album title, she explained that her music will detail her journey "from darkness into light".

Culture Watch All of Drake's Winning Speeches at Billboard Music Awards 2017
Author: 0 Watch All of Drake's Winning Speeches at Billboard Music Awards 2017

Dion was awarded an Icon Award at last year's Billboard Music Awards . Her performance had the audience on its feet, singing and dancing. Many of those commenting loved it and praised her for flaunting such a look at 71 years old. "And for the first time in years with trousers on", Noah Cyrus, standing next to father Billy Ray Cyrus, introduced her older sister, who was wearing white shorts and a cowboy hat.

Author: 0 Miley Cyrus gives emotional performance of 'Malibu' at Billboard Music Awards

Largely for his " Views " album and the standout 'One Dance track, Drake won top artist, top male artist and top Billboard 200 album , among others. However, Dan Reynolds of Imagine Dragons summed up his career succinctly, noting he was "a true innovator", "a musical architect", "a prolific songwriting" and "a legendary performer".

Culture 'Guardians' grabs massive box office, top spot in N.America
Author: 0 'Guardians' grabs massive box office, top spot in N.America

Gifted brought its total take to $19.2 million with $2.1 million this past weekend. "This is the sixth best May opening ever and shows that moving the film from the first installment's August release date to the summer lead in spot was indeed a smart move", said comScore senior media analyst Paul Dergarabedian.

Culture Game of Thrones Star Promises Season 7 Is the Best One Yet
Author: 0 Game of Thrones Star Promises Season 7 Is the Best One Yet

Game of Thrones fans know that poor Jorah is now suffering from both greyscale disease and a awful case of unrequited love for Daenerys Targaryen ( Emilia Clarke ). The show is based on the novel series "A Song of Ice and Fire " by George R.R. Martin. However, it's not just the battle that has us screaming Dracarys; it's the fact that Drogon has grown significantly since the last time we saw him.

Culture Canadian connection: Drake meets Celine Dion at Billboards
Author: 0 Canadian connection: Drake meets Celine Dion at Billboards

Dion, herself, became one of the most discussed parts of the star-studded event when she turned in an inspiring performance of " My Heart Will Go On", a track immortalized by its use in 1997's historically popular film, Titanic . "Literally, make some noise for Celine Dion". "I don't think a lot of people got to see that before and it's so fun for me to be able to show people through our fashion choices exactly who this woman is that we all grew up listening to our entire lives", he adds.

Author: 0 Tennessee Unemployment Rate drops to 4.7 Percent

Across the state, 1,800 total nonfarm payroll jobs were added from March to April for a total of 2,635,900 jobs, according to the survey of business establishments. The overall growth rate in other expansions was faster than it is now, Jebaraj said. Leisure and hospitality, which includes accommodation and food services, added 3,300 jobs.

Author: 0 Explosion at Manchester Arena Kills Multiple People

The 23-year-old singer is a social media phenomenon with 105 million followers on Instagram and 45.6 million followers on Twitter. Grande, who starred in the Broadway musical "13" and on the Nickelodeon TV series Victorious before releasing her solo debut album, is credited with having an exceptionally broad vocal range for a pop star.

Culture Daphne Bramham: Honouring mothers the best way we can
Author: 0 Daphne Bramham: Honouring mothers the best way we can

Throughout last month, forms were sent out to mothers to take home and get their children to fill out. Mother stands for millions of things she does for and gives to her children; it also stands for all the sacrifices pain, grief and sorrows which she has to undergo throughout her lifetime for her family .

Culture Billboard Music Awards 2017: What you missed
Author: 0 Billboard Music Awards 2017: What you missed

Wizkid took home three trophies at last night's Billboard Music Awards-well, figuratively, as the musician wasn't actually in attendance for the show. Celine Dion performed her classic "My Heart Will Go On", at the Billboard Music Awards 20 years after the song was a chart topper. Beyonce and Twenty One Pilots each took 5 awards, although they were absent from the ceremony, and The Chainsmokers earned four, including Top Collaboration and Top Song for their song with Halsey , " Closer ".

Author: 0 Food stamps, Medicaid on chopping block in Trump's budget

People familiar with the plan were not authorized to discuss it by name and requested anonymity. ⦁ Reducing food stamps by $193 billion, or 25 percent, over 10 years. The budget outline Trump released in March would dramatically reduce the federal government's involvement in many domestic areas while boosting investments in national security.

Culture Trump says concerns about Iran driving Israel, Arab states closer
Author: 0 Trump says concerns about Iran driving Israel, Arab states closer

The president arrived at the wall Monday afternoon, donning a yarmulke, as is the tradition at Jewish holy sites. The White House insists that Trump did not divulge the source of his intelligence about potential terrorist threats emanating from Syria, but intelligence agencies worry that details of the plot could allow the Russians to identify where the information came from.

Author: 0 Drake surpasses Adele, becomes biggest single year victor ever at BBMA 2017

Ahead of a moment's silence, Imagine Dragons singer Dan Reynolds paid tribute to Cornell as a "prolific songwriter, a legendary performer, a singer who had a voice for the ages and a philanthropist". In a handsome, Met Gala-ready white gown, she belted out "My Heart Will Go On", the Oscar-winning song from " Titanic ". Here are some of the looks on the red carpet and other performances by nominees for one of the biggest nights for music awards.

Culture Waitress Fired After Found In Orlando Bloom's Bed
Author: 0 Waitress Fired After Found In Orlando Bloom's Bed

But the following morning a manager is alleged to have found Viviana, who is an aspiring actress , naked in Orlando's bed after the actor had left early for an interview. Bloom reportedly asked Ross back to his room where they began kissing and he "made the first move ". The Sun claims that Viviana Ross got axed after getting caught in the Pirates of the Caribbean star's bed at her place of work.

Author: 0 Justice Dept. wants more ways to deny sanctuary cities money

The new filing comes in the wake of a memo released on Monday in which Attorney General Jeff Sessions formally endorsed a narrower interpretation of Trump's order, saying that the only funds the government meant to withhold were certain grants tied to law enforcement programs.

Culture Priyanka Chopra on playing the villain in 'Baywatch'
Author: 0 Priyanka Chopra on playing the villain in 'Baywatch'

Will the famous slow motion bikini run scenes go away? Pahlaj Nihalani, chairperson of the CBFC (Central Board of Film Certification), was quoted as telling the daily, "There was no rationale to cut the bikini images". Priyanka Chopra walked out of her Good Morning America appearance on Monday (May 22), and didn't realize it was raining until she was getting wet! If Baywatch is a success, then Priyanka Chopra might end up getting many offers in Hollywood.

Author: 0 Miley Cyrus does not want to let Liam Hemsworth go

In fact, Miley Cyrus thinks her relationship with Liam Hemsworth is even stronger because they spent some time apart. Follow Marie Claire on Facebook for the latest celeb news, beauty tips, fascinating reads, livestream video, and more .