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Author: 0 Trump Lectures NATO Members for Not Paying Enough

As of 2016, only four other countries besides the United States have hit that target , while the remaining 23 have not. In a sign of growing frustration felt by EU leaders, European Parliament President Antonio Tajani, speaking after meeting Trump in Brussels , defended European defense spending, insisting: "Europe is taking on greater responsibility on defense".

Author: 0 A new 'Game of Thrones' season 7 trailer is out

Those who found the past series of Game of Thrones slow-paced and lacking in big reveals will be pleased to hear that the writers have promised a thrilling finale this summer. It seems a good bet that Ser Davos is referring to the threat of the Night King, whose terrifying visage is featured in key art for Season 7. The trailer gives us a glimpse of what's to come.

Author: 0 BTS wins 'Top Social Artist' at Billboard Awards

The hip-hop hitmaker won the Top Billboard 200 Album accolade for Views and as he stepped up to the microphone, he let it be known he had been admiring event co-host Vanessa from afar. Cher's got no reason to rewind her clock. 'I want to say Lil Wayne, if it wasn't for the risks you took, none of us would be here tonight. Dan Reynolds of the rock band Imagine Dragons led a moment of silence for Chris Cornell, who died Thursday.

Author: 0 Trump condemns Manchester investigation leaks

The pictures published by The New York Times show fragments of a blue Karrimor backpack, with carefully packed shrapnel that consisted of nuts and screws, strewn across the lobby of the Manchester Arena. "Any break or deviation from that relationship or the profound trust we have in the British and they have in us, would be a grave loss for both countries".

Author: 0 No surprise: It's Cavs-Warriors in the NBA Finals, again

Boston powered into a 29-19 first quarter lead and maintained their 10-point cushion through to half-time, leading 57-47 at the break. Maybe the most discouraging thing for Boston - beyond not having a healthy Thomas for this series - was the way Cleveland dominated.

Author: 0 Father of Manchester Arena bomber denies act of extremism

French Interior Minister Gerard Collomb said British investigators had told French authorities Abedi had probably travelled to Syria as well. An unnamed Muslim community worker told the BBC two people who knew the attacker at college tipped off officers after he made statements "supporting terrorism" and expressing the view that "being a suicide bomber was OK".

Author: 0 'Very Important' Items Found In Manchester Attack Investigation

Now police in Manchester have stopped sharing with the USA details of their probe into Monday's concert attack that killed 22 people without a guarantee that leaks will be plugged, one British official told The Associated Press. The decision to stop sharing police information with U.S. agencies was an extraordinary step as Britain sees the United States as its closest ally on security and intelligence.

Author: 0 3 men arrested in connection to concert attack

Police are trying to establish if bomber Salman Abedi acted alone or whether there could be a risk of further attacks. ISIS claimed responsibility for the bombing although this claim has yet to be confirmed. In the hours prior, he spoke with disbelief that his son could have been involved in an attack like that in Manchester, saying that the last time he spoke to Salman he sounded "normal".

Author: 0 Baywatch gets poor 14% ratings on Rotten Tomatoes

CBS4's Lisa Petrillo asked Zac about his undeniable 6-pack and if he had to work out more than ever for this film. She said, "So, I'd pick Dwayne Johnson's charm, his chivalry". Baywatch is a lot like spending a lazy day at the beach: Warm and breezy while you're there, but won't stand out from similar times in your memories.

Culture Two future British kings attend Pippa's wedding
Author: 0 Two future British kings attend Pippa's wedding

George, in beige breeches by Pepa & C, and Charlotte, looking resplendent in a floral garland, were joined by other bridesmaids Countess Philippa Hoyos, Lily French and Avia Horner. Mark's Church in England, during which Middleton tied the knot with hedge fund manager James Matthews, whom she has been dating on-and-off since 2012.

Author: 0 Manchester suspect spent 3 weeks in Libya prior to attack

On Wednesday morning, Manchester police arrested three men in the south of the city in connection with the bombing, taking the total number of suspects in custody in the United Kingdom to four. Meanwhile, Poland's foreign minister announced that the death toll included a Polish couple, who were collecting their daughters from the venue. It is the first time the most serious rating has been reached for almost a decade.

Author: 0 Manchester terror attack: UK police arrest 3 more suspects

Police and intelligence agencies are piecing together leads to determine who else in the United Kingdom or overseas may have helped the suspect, identified as 22-year-old Salman Abedi , in the deadliest attack in the country since 2005.

Culture Playboy model who took locker-room shaming picture will scrub graffiti
Author: 0 Playboy model who took locker-room shaming picture will scrub graffiti

On Wednesday, a judge in the Los Angeles County Superior Court sentenced her to 30 days of scrubbing graffiti around the city and three years' probation. "We are very relieved she is not going to spend one day in jail and did not have to plead guilty to any charge. I really didn't realise I posted it", she said.

Culture Manchester attack arrests
Author: 0 Manchester attack arrests "significant", important items found

British Home Secretary Amber Rudd said she had issued a plea to United States authorities not to leak. The police said any speculation would be "unhelpful and potentially damaging" to the investigation. Abedi's father is alleged to be a former member of an Al-Qaeda-backed Libyan Islamic Fighter Group. But Hashem Abedi had been in touch with attacker Salman Abedi , Bin Salem said, and was suspected of planning to carry out an attack in the Libyan capital.

Culture Alomania takes center stage at Indianapolis 500
Author: 0 Alomania takes center stage at Indianapolis 500

Mario Andretti says Fernando Alonso should consider a full season in IndyCar next year because his chance of finding a winning Formula One auto are so slim. But, Jack knew a few Hoosier families, with a love for racing, who were more than willing to help. "It's a weapon, that engine, to put in there". "The fact of the matter is he's got a really good shot at it, man.

Culture Netflix Show Sparks Flood of Calls to Police
Author: 0 Netflix Show Sparks Flood of Calls to Police

Some believe the murders of Sister Cathy and Malecki are related. Cesnik taught English and drama at Southwest Baltimore's Archbishop Keough High School and was said to have been the school's most popular faculty member. The FBI is the lead agency for this case, and despite information circulating online, the investigation has not been handed over to the Anne Arundel County Police Department.

Culture Pirates of the Caribbean 5's Directors: 'We Chased the Job'
Author: 0 Pirates of the Caribbean 5's Directors: 'We Chased the Job'

Incoming Norwegian directing duo Joachim Ronning and Espen Sandberg (Kon-Tiki) deliver plenty of thrills and some awesome underwater effects (dampened, as always, by murky 3D). Having starred in all the movies in the franchise, Rush has seen his character age and wither as the films progress. Depp's Jack Sparrow comes as advertised - drunk, shambolic, still passably entertaining.

Author: 0 Manchester bomber in Germany days before attack

Meanwhile, two more men have been arrested by counter-terror police in Greater Manchester in connection with Monday's attack , bringing the number in United Kingdom custody to eight. "I will make clear to President Trump that intelligence that is shared between our law enforcement agencies must remain secure", May said. The BBC first reported that a decision was made to temporarily freeze disclosing details about the case with USA authorities.

Author: 0 Trump Still Can't Get Travel Ban Passed

WASHINGTON (AP) - Donald Trump's administration is pledging a Supreme Court showdown over his travel ban after a federal appeals ruled that the ban "drips with religious intolerance, animus and discrimination". "It can not go unchecked when, as here, the president wields it through an executive edict that stands to cause irreparable harm to individuals across this nation", 4th Circuit Chief Judge Roger L.

Culture Ariana Grande's manager: 'Fear cannot rule the day'
Author: 0 Ariana Grande's manager: 'Fear cannot rule the day'

Ariana Grande's manager has said "fear can not rule the day" as he paid tribute to the victims of the Manchester attack. A group of "Beliebers" is lobbying to have his United Kingdom tour dates canceled after Monday's Manchester Arena bombing following an Ariana Grande concert that killed 22 people and left dozens more injured.

Culture Mark Zuckerberg graduates from Harvard 13 years after he dropped out
Author: 0 Mark Zuckerberg graduates from Harvard 13 years after he dropped out

Over the past decade, CS 50, the introductory computer-science course, has multiplied in size to become the most popular course on campus (overtaking, in somewhat ironic fashion, Economics 10, a prerequisite for future investment bankers). "We have a level of wealth inequality that hurts everyone", he argued. Harvard Crimson is a 144-year-old student newspaper, and nearly every text and picture on the homepage of the website was changed to a joke about the 2004 dropout.

Author: 0 Culture critic: Cosby seeking new solidarity with blacks

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The jury that will hear the sex assault case against Bill Cosby will include two blacks among its 12 members in a case Cosby believes could be racially motivated. O'Neill, who is hearing the case. Cosby arrived in court on the arm of an aide, using a cane and carrying a box of tissues, and frequently conferred with his three lawyers at the defense table.

Culture LeBron James says chase of Michael Jordan is about motivation, not greatness
Author: 0 LeBron James says chase of Michael Jordan is about motivation, not greatness

And with more than two minutes to play, the Cavaliers had a commanding 36-26 lead after a Kyrie Irving lay-up in which he was fouled by Rozier. A number of James' points have come against the legendary Celtics franchise. Celtics coach Brad Stevens wants his team to find motivation in how the series played out after a fulfilling season. Obstacles different even than the Warriors, who await the victor of the Eastern Conference Final.

Culture Boat Ed® to Promote National Safe Boating Week
Author: 0 Boat Ed® to Promote National Safe Boating Week

In conjunction with National Safe Boating Week , Gov. Rick Scott declared the same week as Safe Boating Week in Florida. "We want boaters to have fun out there, but we want folks to be safe as well". One of the most important parts of boating safety is to use your common sense. Coast Guard Station Grand Haven Operations Officer Mike Sheahan encourages people to also register their paddlesport boats.

Author: 0 United Kingdom 'irritated' by U.S. leaks in attack

Ariana Grande officially canceled seven upcoming dates on the European leg of her tour following the terror attack outside the Manchester Arena that killed 22 people and injured dozens more. "And he gave a good stare, a threatening stare into the imam's eyes". "This is not us", the senior Abedi said. The revelation came as his father, Ramadan, was arrested by masked gunmen in Tripoli this evening while recording TV interviews in the country.

Culture Best crew ever: Priyanka Chopra to 'Baywatch' team
Author: 0 Best crew ever: Priyanka Chopra to 'Baywatch' team

Here are seven surprising things we learned from her rapid-fire interview. Today we learnt: Priyanka Chopra's favourite Taylor Swift song is "I Knew You Were Trouble" (because everyone has a favourite T-Swift song) and she hates clowns (again, no surprises there).

Author: 0 Javier Bardem on how to 'create a human being behind a monster'

Dead Men Tell No Tales introduces the franchise's next generation; Brenton Thwaites , who plays the son of Orlando Bloom's Will Turner and Keira Knightley's Elizabeth Swann, and actress Kaya Scodelario , an intelligent, headstrong woman escaping accusations of being a witch.

Author: 0 Winter's Coming: Watch the New Game of Thrones Season 7 Trailer

Intercut with images of battle we see Daenerys Targaryen ( Emilia Clarke ), who's also in the mood to make vows about power. Game of Thrones Season 6 ended back in July 2016 and since then, fans of the critically acclaimed series have been eagerly waiting for the next season to arrive.

Culture CBO report rips GOP health bill
Author: 0 CBO report rips GOP health bill

But Alaska is still the highest cost insurance market by far. John Hoeven, R-N.D., pointed out in a statement , calling the AHCA the "House of Representatives' health care legislation". However, the report acknowledges that insurers have reduced their participation in the exchanges, leaving some Americans with no options for buying insurance.

Author: 0 Greatest Show On Earth Closes

He credited nixing elephant acts, a shift that animal rights groups demanded, and high operating costs to the decline in business. And shortly before 9:30 p.m., The Greatest Show on Earth was no more. "We all have to embrace change". For the last time in the show's 146 year history, the sun is set on the Ringling Brothers Circus with a final send off from the CEO.

Author: 0 ACLU of Texas Comment of Passage of Anti-LGBT Legislation

Let's not ring the victory bell just yet". "This amendment is the bathroom bill and the bathroom bill is an attack on transgender people", said Rep. "Separate but equal is not equal at all", she said. How did the controversy start? It requires school districts also accommodate students by providing access to a single stall bathroom.

Author: 0 Manchester terror attack bomber 'called mother to say forgive me'

Ms Rudd confirmed Abedi had recently returned from a visit to Libya , and said the nature of the attack suggested he may have had support. Prime Minister Theresa May said the attacker deliberately chose "his time and place to cause maximum carnage" in the young crowd.

Author: 0 Dead Men Tell No Tales' Kaya Scodelario and Brenton Thwaites

The series began as a pretty enormous gamble, taking a popular Disneyland ride and turning it into a movie. There's also the undead buccaneer Salazar ( Javier Bardem ), who believes that Cap'n Jack ( Johnny Depp ) is the key to his own release, thanks to his unwitting possession of an enchanted compass .

Culture Fox News Retracts Seth Rich-DNC Emails-Murder Story
Author: 0 Fox News Retracts Seth Rich-DNC Emails-Murder Story

Hannity finally made a decision to stop talking about the case as of Tuesday evening, but the fallout continued for the host. Hannity had been one of the main purveyors of a widely discredited theory that DNC staffer Seth Rich was shot and killed near his home in Northwest Washington past year because he had supplied DNC emails to WikiLeaks .

Culture Top Russians discussed how to influence Trump aides, say United States officials
Author: 0 Top Russians discussed how to influence Trump aides, say United States officials

In fact, a trip Flynn made to Moscow in December 2015, where he attended a gala dinner and sat next to Russian President Vladimir Putin , was paid for by Russia Today, which U.S. "I don't care where you stand on the political spectrum", Warner said. Brennan told how he called the head of the Russian intelligence service, the FSB, on August 4 of past year.

Author: 0 Sheriff: Lack of serious injury led to charge

When asked if Gianforte should apologize to the reporter, the Hampsons said they wanted to see a video of the altercation and had only heard bits and pieces of what happened. He criticized "ambush tactics" he said were deployed by those reporters and Jacobs . He's accused of grabbing Jacobs by the throat and throwing him to the ground in his campaign office Wednesday night.

Author: 0 Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales

As good news goes, though, she's about it. Pros: New directors Joachim Rønning and Espen Sandberg (" Kon Tiki ") keep the pace tighter, the tale more seafaring and the visuals more interesting than in the last few (almost unendurable) installments.

Culture Massive mudslide on Calif. coastal highway closes it indefinitely
Author: 0 Massive mudslide on Calif. coastal highway closes it indefinitely

A portion of the Pacific Coast Highway, considered by some to be one of the most scenic drives in the USA, was buried by a massive landslide , the California Department of Transportation said. A swath of the hillside gave way in an area called Mud Creek on Saturday night, changing the Big Sur coastline below to include what now looks like a rounded skirt hem.

Culture Watch the first official trailer for 'Game of Thrones' season 7
Author: 0 Watch the first official trailer for 'Game of Thrones' season 7

Meanwhile Tyrion watches intently as Dany's dragons soar around Dragonstone, while Jon Snow readies the Night's Watch. This development is expected and, although we can't be sure where she is considering the castle behind her could be a number of places, we're betting this is the youngest Stark daughter arriving home.

Author: 0 FKA Twigs Supports Robert Pattinson At Cannes

Co-directors, brothers Josh and Benny Safdie , said Pattinson - who has sought out a strong of challenging art-house projects since soaring to stardom in the Twilight movies - had approached them after seeing their previous film " Heaven Knows What ".

Culture The Queen condemns 'very wicked' Manchester concert attack
Author: 0 The Queen condemns 'very wicked' Manchester concert attack

Very wicked.to target that sort of thing". Several children were among the 22 people who died in Monday's attack at the end of a concert by US singer Ariana Grande, including an eight-year-old girl. Her Majesty also thanked staff at the Hospital who have worked intensely since the incident. Her visit came as NHS England reported that the number of people who have received in-patient hospital treatment as a result of injuries sustained in Monday's attack has reached 116.

Culture One month to celebrate a lifetime of love
Author: 0 One month to celebrate a lifetime of love

Finally in 1911 saw Mother's Day as an official holiday. Many other countries also celebrate the holiday on this date, while some observe Mother's Day at other times during the year. However, upon growing, we seem to have lost or neglected the word "love" for mothers from our lives. Many people share messages and greetings with their mothers .

Culture Dhanush and Kajol shake a leg
Author: 0 Dhanush and Kajol shake a leg

Post the shoot, Soundarya Rajnikanth shared a picture from the sets on her Twitter account. A promotional song for Dhanush's next release Velaiyilla Pattadhari-2 is now being shot in Mumbai . In an earlier interview, Kajol opened up about working down South after a long gap. "I was a little apprehensive about the film". I wasn't sure if I would do justice to the role.

Culture Samantha, Naga Chaitanya reveal honeymoon destination
Author: 0 Samantha, Naga Chaitanya reveal honeymoon destination

This news has become viral on the internet. Earlier, it was rumored that the couple was planning a destination wedding in Goa but Naga Chaitanya has rubbished the reports . Going back to where it all started, the couple met on the sets of Ye Maaya Chesave in 2010 and have been together since. Nag is very much involved in the movie from its production to promotion.

Author: 0 How Senators Can Beat Penguins In Game 7 Of Eastern Conference Finals

Crosby would dig out the ball, determined. Hockey's a physical game, but this was a concentrated effort by the entire team to try and neutralize Crosby, who got little help from the refs. We've got to regroup, but we did a lot of good things. Their hockey life: that's a good way to put it. "We play (the) same game", he said about the upcoming Game 7, according to DK Pittsburgh Sports , "we win".

Author: 0 Virginia federal appeals court bans Trump's second Muslim travel ban

In its 10-to-3 decision, the Richmond, Va. -based court said the president's broad immigration power to deny entry into the U.S.is not absolute. The administration argues the ban is necessary to protect USA national security , but opponents say it only damages us counterterrorism efforts.

Culture Donald Trump shoves fellow Nato leader, the Montenegro PM, aside
Author: 0 Donald Trump shoves fellow Nato leader, the Montenegro PM, aside

President Donald Trump's first appearance at a summit of the alliance's leaders. At NATO headquarters in Belgium, Trump discussed his vision for "the NATO of the future". After months of criticizing NATO , President Donald Trump is attending his first NATO summit . Asked about Trump not explicitly affirming U.S.