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Culture Joshua Jackson congratulates ex-girlfriend Diane Kruger on Best Actress win
Author: 0 Joshua Jackson congratulates ex-girlfriend Diane Kruger on Best Actress win

Diane Kruger who won the award for the Best Actress at the 70th Cannes Film Festival for the role of Katya ( In The Fade ) where she plays a mother who has lost a child and a husband to the terrorist attack, sends a powerful message to all mothers around the world who have lost their children to vicious terrorist attacks.

Culture Recent Carter High School Graduate Killed in Drive-By Shooting
Author: 0 Recent Carter High School Graduate Killed in Drive-By Shooting

Police are still searching for the three suspects involved in the shooting. Police say one female friend with the group was being harassed by three men in a white Kia Optima sedan. Cox had graduated from Carter High School Saturday, just a few hours before the shooting, and wanted to celebrate. Henry says his son was always sticking up for others, always trying to be kind and make peace.

Culture Mosque banned Manchester bomber who was repeatedly reported to authorities
Author: 0 Mosque banned Manchester bomber who was repeatedly reported to authorities

While attending a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation meeting in Brussels on Thursday, both U.S. President Donald Trump and British Prime Minister Theresa May condemned the leaks stemming from a growing investigation into the suicide bombing that killed 22 people and injured many more after an Ariana Grande concert on Monday night.

Author: 0 Penguins defeat Predators in Game 1 of Stanley Cup Final

It's their ability to survive when they don't. It's 3-0 Pittsburgh after the first period of Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final against Nashville. Nashville goalie Pekka Rinne allowed four goals on 11 shots. We hate the result. Pittsburgh built a quick 3-0 lead thanks to a fortunate bounce and some quick thinking by Penguins video coordinator Andy Saucier.

Author: 0 US leaks on concert attack angers Britain

A photo obtained - obtained by the New York Times from British law enforcement - appears to show evidence from the scene of the explosion. One woman and a man who were earlier taken into custody in the United Kingdom have been released .

Author: 0 Cannes 2017: Bella Hadid's Wardrobe Malfunction Is Jaw Droppinly SHOCKING!

The Victoria's Secret model looked handsome as she attended the screening of Ismael's Ghosts in a stunning pink gown, with a sweetheart neckline which showed off her figure perfectly. She and Hadid were all smiles after running into each other on the red carpet, and reunited for a photo after the event. The 70-year-old - yes, she's actually 70 - tantalised her Instagram followers by sharing a topless throwback from almost 40 years ago.

Author: 0 Sofia Coppola Becomes Second Woman To Win Cannes Director Prize

The actress and Cannes jury member said in a post-ceremony press conference on Sunday that, after watching 20 films in 10 days, her big takeaway was that, with few exceptions, she found the "representation of female characters on film" to be "disturbing".

Culture South African ruling party calls for inquiry into state capture by business
Author: 0 South African ruling party calls for inquiry into state capture by business

One email reveals that the Gupta family was given the Minister of Mineral Resources Mosebenzi Zwane's CV, a month before he was appointed by President Zuma . The numbers also validate analysis done by economists and researchers into the power divide within the party, where they have pinned Zuma's support base at between 60% to 80% within the NEC.

Culture Attack turns spotlight on Libyan Islamists in Manchester
Author: 0 Attack turns spotlight on Libyan Islamists in Manchester

Abedi was named by British authorities the day after he detonated a bomb packed with nuts and screws at the Manchester Arena, killing 22 people and maiming dozens more at a concert by USA pop star Ariana Grande . British Prime Minister Theresa May on Tuesday placed the country on its highest level of terror alert, which means a new attack is believed to be imminent.

Culture Manchester Arena attack: British police make tenth arrest
Author: 0 Manchester Arena attack: British police make tenth arrest

Queen Elizabeth visited the Royal Manchester Children's Hospital, where some of the casualties have been treated. And the prime minister very tactfully signaled her displeasure. Emotions were still raw in the northwestern city, three days after Salman Abedi's attack on a concert by United States pop star Ariana Grande - especially so as the bomber was born in the city.

Culture There's an Irish act among tonight's Britain's Got Talent semi-finalists
Author: 0 There's an Irish act among tonight's Britain's Got Talent semi-finalists

This was despite the choir having to restart their performance after a technical issue. Girl group Miss Treat Vibe finished third. David is from Kerry and works in his family's pub. Following weeks of auditions, we now know who will be competing in the semi-finals of this year's Britain's Got Talent . Eight acts took to the stage, hoping to impress the viewers at home.

Culture Tulsa cop Betty Shelby found not guilty of manslaughter
Author: 0 Tulsa cop Betty Shelby found not guilty of manslaughter

Photos snapped by bystanders depict protesters holding hands in the streets after the court came to its decision. She was later charged with manslaughter in the death of Crutcher and her trial ended this week with the jury finding her not guilty.

Culture Ivanka Trump, Jared Kushner taking 'heads down' approach
Author: 0 Ivanka Trump, Jared Kushner taking 'heads down' approach

President Donald Trump returned home Saturday night to a country wondering how he would address a crisis of bad news that has only grown more dire during his nine-day tour overseas. The focus on Kushner will be one of the first issues confronting Trump when he returns from his first overseas trip as president this weekend. There is no indication Kushner is now a target of the FBI's probe and there are no allegations he committed any wrongdoing.

Author: 0 Manchester attack: United Kingdom resumes USA intelligence sharing after leak row

Pop star Ariana Grande promised Friday to return to Manchester to play a charity concert following a suicide attack at her show, as she urged fans to respond to the tragedy with love. Many European cities, including Paris, Berlin and Brussels, have suffered attacks in the past two years, underlining the importance of confidential intelligence cooperation.

Culture #SabzarKilling: Restrictions, shutdown continues in Kashmir
Author: 0 #SabzarKilling: Restrictions, shutdown continues in Kashmir

Similarly, curfew-like restrictions will continue in the south Kashmir districts of Shopian, Pulwama , Kulgam and Anantnag on Tuesday, authorities said. The Indian Express report said that while there were sporadic protests in Kashmir, it was less that what it was a few days ago. "Youth assembled and started pelting stones on forces personnel deployed to maintain law and order".

Culture Trump says he favors more money for health care
Author: 0 Trump says he favors more money for health care

The president, who has often weighed in angrily about stories suggesting ties between his campaign officials and Russian Federation, has not responded specifically to the Kushner allegations. -Russian economic relations, six of the sources said. In interviews Sunday, Kelly said he didn't know whether the reports were true. The news of the secret channel proposal came in the same week that Reuters reported that Kushner had three unreported contacts with the Russians between April and ...

Author: 0 Montana special election results

The stage is prepared for the arrival of Republican congressional candidate Greg Gianforte , who was seeking to become Montana's sole member in the U.S. "That's not the person I am and that's not the way I'll lead this state", he said. And I'm sorry to each one of you that we had to go through this.

Author: 0 Sofia Coppola's Cannes Film Festival Win Is Historic

The Swedish comedy was directed by Ruben Ostlund, and featured Claes Bang and Elisabeth Moss. Cannes competition jury president, Spanish filmmaker Pedro Almodovar, announced the victor of the festival's top prize at a glittering closing ceremony held at the Lumiere Grand Theatre last night.

Culture Manchester bombing: Two more men arrested over terror attack
Author: 0 Manchester bombing: Two more men arrested over terror attack

A woman detained on Wednesday was released without charge. Ariana Grande will return to Manchester to host a benefit concert for the victims of a devastating bombing attack on Monday (22 May). Almost 1,000 soldiers are on patrol, supporting police at key locations. Trump has yet to fully respond to the news regarding British intelligence.

Author: 0 Philippine military says close to defeating Islamist rebels

A young man waved a white sheet to signal they were in an emergency, hoping soldiers would hurry them through gridlocked traffic. Nineteen civilians are known to have died . Both groups are part of a broader insurgency in the southern Philippines. For the small Christian community of Marawi, however, life in the city had until recently been peaceful and prosperous.

Culture Shruti Haasan no longer part of 'Sangamithra'
Author: 0 Shruti Haasan no longer part of 'Sangamithra'

In a statement, the Ramaiya Vastavaiya actress" spokesperson said that she had "not received a proper bound script or a proper date calendar' from the makers of the film. "It was a massive undertaking and required a long commitment, spanning over two years". Shruti was really excited to be a part of Sangamithra , as it is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to be part of a period film with substance.

Culture Girls outshine boys again in CBSE Class 12 results
Author: 0 Girls outshine boys again in CBSE Class 12 results

Scores of students along with their parents today staged demonstration outside CBSE's regional office here alleging discrepancies in class XII examination results. The CBSE officials attribute the higher number of cases to strict measures to check cheating in exams. "Once in college, I will decide on the future course of action", she said.

Culture Kim has not spoken to Taylor Swift since their spat
Author: 0 Kim has not spoken to Taylor Swift since their spat

During the conversation, she discussed how she knew on their honeymoon that things were not going to be working out between them. I love you so much. An audience member asked if the Snapchat-facilitated fight between Taylor Swift and Kim had created any awkwardness between Taylor and Kendall Jenner, Kim's half-sister and reputed T.Swift squad member.

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

Obviously with many of these latest blockbusters CGI comes into play quite a bit especially when it comes to half dead pirates and what seems to be zombie sharks in this latest iteration. It has a good story that will deeply attract the attention of anyone, so I highly recommend going out and seeing Dead Men Tell No Tales . Meanwhile, anyone who's been hungering for some old school Johnny Depp swagger should be pleased with this film's extended glimpse of the swashbuckler in his younger ...

Culture Spyder movie teaser to be released on May 31st tweets, Mahesh Babu !
Author: 0 Spyder movie teaser to be released on May 31st tweets, Mahesh Babu !

He also added that he is gearing up to launch the first look teaser of the film on May 31. Finally Superstar Mahesh Babu announced the teaser release date of his upcoming film 'SpyDER' on Twitter. The actor is set to reveal the teaser on the eve of his father Krishna's 74th birthday. However, it got postponed due to post-production work. Jointly produced by Prasad and Tagore Madhu, Spyder has music by Harris Jayaraj.

Culture 'Pirates of the Caribbean' tops box office, Savannah, Tybee-filmed 'Baywatch' sinks
Author: 0 'Pirates of the Caribbean' tops box office, Savannah, Tybee-filmed 'Baywatch' sinks

The studio reached it in the second-fastest time ever, only behind when it reached that mark past year in early May. Disney's Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. Colligan. Analysts at BoxOfficePro.com were predicting $83 million over four days. That film now has a four-day total of $13.3 million. Outside of the North American market, the action adventure raked in an impressive $208.4 million (£162.7 million), giving Disney bosses an estimated opening global haul of $270.6 million (£211.3 million) ...

Author: 0 Drake Beats Adele's Record by Taking Home 13 Billboard Music Awards

When Aubrey Drake Graham - nothing but a humble rapper from Toronto - was in the presence of Céline Dion , he responded as we all would: with a bow. 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 .

Author: 0 Manchester bombing: Salman Abedi among thousands of ISIS terrorists from Libya

Special Deterrent Force spokesman Ahmed bin Salem said Thursday that Salman Abedi's mother and three of his siblings in Libya were summoned for questioning. As the situation remained tense in Manchester, police responded to a call at a college in the Trafford area. President Donald Trump on Thursday described United States intelligence leaks over the Manchester bombing as " deeply troubling " and threatened to prosecute those responsible, after a warning by British Prime Minister Theresa ...

Author: 0 Peter Kraus' Solo Date With Rachel Lindsay On 'The Bachelorette'

Peter landed the first one-on-one of the season, so Rachel and her dog Copper swept him away to a dog party in Palm Springs. It went so well that it was kind of unmemorable, which is how it always goes on good one-on-ones. Which is pretty much Rachel's reaction as well, and it's hard to believe that she heard whatever he said next to try to bash Whaboom because Blake is unfortunately not a very engaging speaker.

Culture Private Service, Public Viewing for Cornell Planned in Los Angeles
Author: 0 Private Service, Public Viewing for Cornell Planned in Los Angeles

The private ceremony began with the cemetery's speakers playing Audioslave's " Like a Stone " as well as Cornell's recent solo song " The Promise ". Cornell is buried appropriately in the garden of legends section of the cemetery. Officials later confirmed he had hanged himself . They were on tour and were reportedly working on a new record when Cornell died.

Author: 0 British authorities searching for additional suspects in Manchester bombing

The arrest means that 14 men are now in custody in Britain for suspected roles in the May 22 bombing of an Ariana Grande concert that killed 22 people and wounded almost 120 others. Home secretary Amber Rudd did not comment on Sunday when asked if opportunities had been missed to spot Abedi's potential threat as a terrorist. But it still remains at "severe", meaning an attack is highly likely.

Author: 0 Austin Dillon earns first win at Coca-Cola 600

He did a phenomenal driving job, slipping and sliding though oil between two wrecking cars. Busch picked his nose and managed to say, "I'm not surprised by anything". He then finished fourth and second in Stages 2 and 3, respectively. The solid effort earned the team 13 additional championship points. "I think getting that damage early put us behind the 8-ball and the auto wasn't the same the rest of the night but we have to be happy with our best finish of the season".

Author: 0 Tom Cruise says we all better gear up for 'Top Gun 2'

That's good news for fans of the hit 1986 film Top Gun , which has grossed more than $356.8 million to date. As a film that truly skyrocketed Cruise's career long ago, Top Gun is a credible film and must-see if you haven't already. Cruise is in Sydney promoting is upcoming movie, " The Mummy ". Kelly McGillis , Tom Skerritt, Meg Ryan and Tim Robbins are also still acting frequently and may be available.

Author: 0 Flurry of new arrests as police close in on Manchester terror network

The bombing investigation expanded when police arrested a 23-year-old man on the south coast of England, hundreds of kilometres south of Manchester . Police have 11 suspects in custody and have searched properties across the northwest England city. Additional security measures were in place for the Great Manchester Run on Sunday, which attracted tens of thousands of participants.

Author: 0 Can the 'Pirates of the Caribbean' franchise just be done already?

Jack's only hope of survival lies in the legendary Trident of Poseidon, but to find it he must forge an uneasy alliance with Carina Smyth ( Kaya Scodelario ), a brilliant and attractive astronomer, and Henry ( Brenton Thwaites ), a headstrong young sailor in the Royal Navy.

Author: 0 Tiger Woods arrested for DUI in Jupiter

Woods, 41, was booked at 7:18 a.m.in the town where he lives, an arrest report indicates. There are no other details regarding Tiger's arrest, but stay tuned to find out more about this developing story. "I can't twist for another two and a half to three months". Woods took a break from professional golf and later apologized for having extramarital affairs and for letting down both his fans and his family.

Culture Angelina Jolie says she's
Author: 0 Angelina Jolie says she's "needed" her late mom amid divorce

Jolie has previously opened up about how she keeps her mother's memory alive, including her decision to be the face of new perfume from Guerlain , her mother's favorite perfume house. The actress called motherhood "the greatest gift and responsibility". "It means doing everything that you can to live by your values and try to be an example to your children".

Culture Hannity Backs Off Story Speculating About Slain DNC Staffer
Author: 0 Hannity Backs Off Story Speculating About Slain DNC Staffer

Hannity claimed Rich's murder was ordered by the Clintons in retaliation for leaking DNC emails to WikiLeaks. Police and Rich's family believe that the young man was killed in a botched robbery, Hannity argued that through knowledge obtained by Kim Dotcom, he knew that Rich was murdered in exchange for providing internal documents to Wikileaks.

Culture Swedish satire
Author: 0 Swedish satire "The Square" wins top prize at Cannes

Ruben Ostlund's satirical drama inspired by the arts world, which stars British actor Dominic West and Mad Men's Elisabeth Moss , beat a host of top films to pick up the coveted title. Coppola's adaptation of a 1971 film by Don Siegel, is a Southern Gothic saga starring Nicole Kidman as the stern governess of an all-girl-school, who takes in a wounded Union soldier during the Civil War.

Culture Monaco Grand Prix: Jenson Button targeting point-scoring weekend
Author: 0 Monaco Grand Prix: Jenson Button targeting point-scoring weekend

McLaren driver Jenson Button . Wehrlein's vehicle was resting precariously on its side on the entrance to the tunnel and the German was trapped in his seat. All the negative publicity Honda received in the lead-up to the Indianapolis 500 washed away when Takuma Sato dumped a bottle of 2 percent milk over his head in victory lane.

Culture Ruben Ostlund's 'The Square' wins Palme d'Or at Cannes
Author: 0 Ruben Ostlund's 'The Square' wins Palme d'Or at Cannes

Kidman was awarded a special prize to celebrate the festival's 70th anniversary. The best actor award went to seemingly unimpressed Joaquim Phoenix but perhaps he just hadn't realised he'd won. I couldn't love it more. Jessica Chastain said that watching all the competition films left her disturbed at how the world views women. Sofia Coppola became only the second woman to win the prize for best director for her film The Beguiled , starring Nicole Kidman and Colin Farrell .

Culture Meghan Markle and Prince Harry didn't sit together at Pippa Middleton's wedding
Author: 0 Meghan Markle and Prince Harry didn't sit together at Pippa Middleton's wedding

Pippa, 33, stunned in a custom-made lace gown designed by Giles Deacon as she walked down the aisle to Wednesday the 41-year-old financier at St Mark's Church in Englefield. WATCH: Pippa Middleton Marries James Matthews - See Her Stunning Dress! Although Meghan was nowhere to be seen at the service, Harry raced off afterwards on a 100-mile round trip to pick her up and escort to the reception.

Author: 0 The Square wins Palme d'Or at Cannes Film Festival

She was the second woman to win the prize after Soviet director Yuliya Solntseva in 1961. "This is a very democratic jury and I am the ninth part of this jury", he said and fought back tears as he talked of the film's portrayal of "real heroes that saved many lives".

Author: 0 Djokovic in winning start to French Open title defence

Meanwhile Nadal smoothly negotiated the potential stumbling block presented by Paire, launching his bid for a 10th French Open trophy with a largely routine 6-1 6-4 6-1 win. The Serbian is bidding to become the first man to have won each of the four Grand Slams at least twice in the Open Era. Other seeded men advancing included No.

Author: 0 Man arrested in killing of Virginia special agent

Ball is charged with shooting Virginia State Police Special Agent Michael T. Walter , from Powhatan County. He was an 18 year veteran of the Virginia State Police. The driver remained at the scene and was detained by police. Near the auto, police recovered a handgun believed to have been used in the shooting. She said she didn't know Ball well, but he seemed like a "decent person".

Author: 0 Tiger Woods arrested for DUI

Rightler said she didn't know where Woods was coming from or going to in the vehicle and that the arrest report should be available Tuesday. It's unknown if Woods took alcohol or drugs or both prior to his DUI. He said in a statement last month: "The surgery went well, and I'm optimistic this will relieve my back spasms and pain". He wrote that the surgery had relieved bad pain and that he hadn't "felt this good in years".

Author: 0 Tiger Woods arrested on suspicion of drunk driving

ET, according to the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office , the golf legend was released on his own recognizance at 10:50 a.m. It's not the first time Woods has made headlines for his actions off the golf course. June 2000 - Woods wins the U.S. Open at Pebble Beach by 15 shots, the largest margin in major championship history. Woods would struggle in the coming years before winning three times on the PGA Tour in 2012, posting five more in 2013 and returning to No.