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Author: 0 Official says Trump expected to pull USA from Paris deal

The Guardian newspaper's Jon Henley, the paper's European affairs correspondent, argued in his assessment of Trump's visit: "It may, mercifully, have passed off without apocalyptic mishap, but Donald Trump's first transatlantic trip as US president still left European leaders shaken".

Author: 0 UK police arrest another man in concert bombing probe

They also said they had released a woman without charge after she was arrested in Blackley. United Kingdom police on Tuesday said they believed British-born Salman Abedi, aged 22, carried out Britain's deadliest bombing attack since 2005.

Author: 0 Three Manchester attack suspects released

Greater Manchester Police said on Sunday that they had arrested a 14th person in connection with the attack. A terror network is believed to be behind suicide bomber Abedi, who lived in Manchester after his parents had moved to Britain from Libya .

Author: 0 Philippine army makes gains in Marawi Islamist battle

Duterte declared martial law over the entire island of Mindanao after the crisis began last week. The declaration is for 60 days unless revoked or extended by Congress. Militants' ongoing resistance suggested Hapilon, who has a $5 million Federal Bureau of Investigation bounty on his head, was still in the city, the Philippines military said.

Author: 0 Election day ahead: Labour pains by Corbyn to net mums' vote

The Labour leader will join the leaders of the Liberal Democrats, UKIP, the Green Party and Plaid Cymru, and the SNP's leader at Westminster, at the BBC event, which has been boycotted by the Prime Minister. She said: "It's a staggering cost; would you like to know how much your policy is going to cost, Mr Corbyn?" Mr Corbyn, a lifelong opponent of nuclear weapons who has made clear that he would never authorise their use, nevertheless indicated he would issue the customary final ...

Author: 0 Modi backs Merkel's European Union leadership as Trump scolds Germany

The White House declined Tuesday to answer questions on whether President Trump knew about adviser Jared Kushner's alleged attempts during the presidential transition to establish back-channel communications with Russian Federation. " Very bad for US This will change", Trump tweeted on Tuesday. Spicer gamely tried to deny the report , insisting that European Commission chairman Jean-Claude Juncker had confirmed that "Trump was not aggressive on German trade surplus ".

Author: 0 Theresa May: Jeremy Corbyn 'not ready to govern or lead'

If the prime minister struggled under questioning from Mr Paxman and the studio audience, Mr Corbyn exceeded expectations, remaining calm and pleasant throughout. There has been anger within the party at plans in the manifesto to reform social care, only for Mrs May to have to backtrack on a proposal to scrap a planned cap on care costs.

Culture Departure of communications aide could be first in Trump shake-up
Author: 0 Departure of communications aide could be first in Trump shake-up

Trump tweeted on Tuesday that "Russian officials must be laughing at the USA & how a lame excuse for why the Dems lost the election has taken over the Fake News". However, former White House national security adviser Michael Flynn, who resigned after failing to properly disclose his own contacts with Russian officials, told the Senate Intelligence Committee he will begin turning over some documents subpoenaed by the panel, a government source familiar with the matter told Reuters .

Culture After PeeCee, Kapil Sharma to receive the Dadasaheb Phalke award this year
Author: 0 After PeeCee, Kapil Sharma to receive the Dadasaheb Phalke award this year

After 2014, this is the SECOND time, Kapil Sharma will be receiving the award; previous year, he couldn't reach for the ceremony in time and had to collect it from the coordinator! The event is expected to be attended by several Bollywood celebrities including Anil Kapoor, Juhi Chawla, Nitesh Tiwari and Kapil Sharma.

Author: 0 Volunteers place flags in Dunbar cemetery to remember fallen veterans

Then, it was time to kick-off the parade, which featured numerous color guards, military, police and fire vehicles, and local marching bands. The fearless men and women who serve in the United States Armed Forces make the selfless decision every day to stand up for our nation's ideals and protect our freedoms.

Culture WWE: Possible Shield 'reunion' for Seth Rollins-Roman Reigns on Raw
Author: 0 WWE: Possible Shield 'reunion' for Seth Rollins-Roman Reigns on Raw

The Miz for the Intercontinental Championship (title can change hands on a disqualification). There's plenty more to get to with this Extreme Rules card, so let's rank each of the matches by their intrigue, shall we? Check out some of the best highlights from WWE Monday Night Raw from May 29, 2017! Fox tries to distract Swann on the ring apron, but Banks attacks her to keep the match going.

Culture Philippine military: City siege was start of Islamic State plan
Author: 0 Philippine military: City siege was start of Islamic State plan

As of yesterday morning, AFP chief Gen. Eduardo Año said the military, working house-by-house, had cleared 70 percent of the city and the remaining militants were isolated. The following day, several local media outlets, such as ABS-CBN and The Philippine Star, reported that the militant group was holding at least 40 people hostage in an unspecified location, but the military had retaken control of the hospital and city hall.

Culture This Is Us Fans Will Be Pumped By NBC's Latest Decision
Author: 0 This Is Us Fans Will Be Pumped By NBC's Latest Decision

Shifting series so early in their runs can be risky, and NBC will nurture the time-hopping family drama rather than test its ratings strength on a new night. So, the whole "Must See TV" plan has been scrapped in favor of a comedy-focused Thursday , with Will & Grace and Great News now staying on Thursdays alongside The Good Place and Superstore , both of which were originally going to move to Tuesday .

Culture Molly Peters Cause of Death: How Did 'Thunderball' Bond Girl Die?
Author: 0 Molly Peters Cause of Death: How Did 'Thunderball' Bond Girl Die?

Our thoughts are with her family'. She was born in 1942 in the Suffolk village of Walsham-le-Willows and started her career as a model in men's magazines - including Playboy and Parade. In memory of him, he franchise's official account shared a touching video tribute to the late actor and tweeted: 'Bond , James Bond . She then went on to star in one other movie, 1968 comedy " Don't Raise the Bridge, Lower the River ", and made a handful of TV appearances.

Culture Trump Claims Democrats No Longer Want Carter Page's Testimony
Author: 0 Trump Claims Democrats No Longer Want Carter Page's Testimony

Page is an global businessman and energy consultant who became an unpaid adviser to Trump's campaign in late March 2016, joining a national security advisory group. "Fox and Friends" had reported minutes earlier that Page sent a letter to the House Intelligence Committee chairman, Rep. Mike Conaway, and ranking member Rep.

Author: 0 The Square by Sweden's Ruben Ostlund wins Palme d'Or

Sofia Coppola , director and screenwriter of " The Beguiled ", makes history as she became the second woman to grab the title of best director at the Cannes Film Festival. She said: "Thank you to my father, who taught me about writing and directing and for sharing his love of cinema, and to my mother for encouraging me to be an artist".

Author: 0 Russian officials reportedly discussed having 'derogatory' information about Trump

Russian officials reportedly believed "they had the ability to influence the administration through the derogatory information", according to CNN , but it is unclear when during the election the conversation took place. An unnamed White House spokesperson categorically denied CNN's report , saying it's "yet another round of false and unverified claims made by anonymous sources to smear the president".

Author: 0 Minnesotans Honor Memorial Day at Fort Snelling, Throughout Metro

Town Councilwoman Denise Hall, who is the treasurer of the West Hartford Veterans Memorial Fund, announced that the memorial group, as an honor to Van Winkle, would soon be putting in a marker at the Connecticut State Veterans Memorial that alerts visitors to the "sacred ground" at the center of the memorial.

Culture Pippa Middleton and husband honeymoon in Sydney
Author: 0 Pippa Middleton and husband honeymoon in Sydney

Now, however, they're ready to take in some city sights. Middleton offered up a friendly wave to waiting photographers and reporters before the group again climbed aboard a water taxi. According to some sources, Pippa and James had company at the Cottage Point Inn, where they enjoyed three hours of relaxation with two of their closest friends.

Culture Portland mother to Trump: Condemn acts of hate
Author: 0 Portland mother to Trump: Condemn acts of hate

Authorities on Saturday, May 27, 2017 identified Christian as the suspect in the fatal stabbing of two people on a Portland light-rail train in Oregon. "You call it terrorism, I call it patriotism, you hear me?" Macy told The Oregonian: "I just kept telling him, 'You're not alone". "We're all going to have to reach deep inside of ourselves to say, 'How did this happen in our city and on our transit system?'" McFarlane said.

Author: 0 'Wonder Woman' Might Be Banned in Lebanon Because Gal Gadot Is Israeli

The Ghostbusters' bottom line took an extra blow when it was banned in China for supernatural reasons and now Wonder Woman faces a challenge in an admittedly smaller foreign market. They have officially sent in a request to ban the film, but in order for it to be approved it needs a recommendation from a six-member committee from the Ministry of Economy.

Culture Britain's Got Talent final moves to Saturday
Author: 0 Britain's Got Talent final moves to Saturday

The move also means the British Soap Awards will not air live as planned. Ariana Grande , whose concert last week was the target of a terror attack, will join a host of stars at the Old Trafford ground on Sunday evening. Instead, these will be shown on Tuesday (6 June) at 8pm. It will be broadcast live on BBC TV and radio. Proceeds will go to the We Love Manchester Emergency Fund , which was set up by the Manchester City Council in partnership with the British Red Cross to aid the ...

Culture 'I went way too far': Kathy Griffin apologizes for Trump 'beheaded' photos
Author: 0 'I went way too far': Kathy Griffin apologizes for Trump 'beheaded' photos

Later, Ms Griffin issued an apology, saying she had gone too far. Photographer Tyler Shields , who is known for shooting provocative images, did the photo session with Griffin on Tuesday. "It is never amusing to joke about killing a president", she tweeted. "We can disagree with someone for what they believe and how they do their job, but we should never threaten them with violence".

Culture Wonder Woman delivers a full arsenal of slam-bang thrills
Author: 0 Wonder Woman delivers a full arsenal of slam-bang thrills

Well, here's something that might sway your decision - the new adventure starring Gal Gadot as the Amazonian warrior is now the highest-rated superhero movie from either DC or rivals Marvel on aggregate review site Rotten Tomatoes , scoring 96 per cent positive reviews.

Author: 0 Three men released without charge over Manchester attack

Police say they are looking for information on Abedi's movements up to four days before the deadly attack . Rudd declined to comment on exactly what was known about the 22-year-old bomber, during an interview with Sky News . "Did you see Abedi with this suitcase between the 18 and 22 May 2017?" "Did you see Abedi with this suitcase? There remain a number of things that concern us about his behavior prior to the attack and those of his associates which we need to get to the bottom of", ...

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Author: 0 Tom Cruise confirms "Top Gun" sequel

I know. It's happening. Tom Cruise must still feel the need for speed , with the star declaring a sequel to his 1986 action film Top Gun is "definitely happening". Top Gun was corny but entertaining, and spawned many memorial lines and hit tracks, including "Take My Breath Away" by the new-wave American band Berlin.

Author: 0 Kushner ties to Russian Federation are questioned

The Republican president returned to the White House after a nine-day trip to the Middle East and Europe that ended on Saturday to face more questions about alleged communications between Jared Kushner and Russia's ambassador to Washington .

Author: 0 CBO Score Says AHCA Will Leave 23 Million More Uninsured

The American Health Care Act would reduce Medicaid spending by $ 834 billion from 2017 to 2026 if signed into law as passed May 4 by the House of Representatives, the Congressional Budget Office said Wednesday. The report said while average premiums would be lower than they would be under current law, largely for young and healthy individuals, many would have to pay more.

Author: 0 Russian Officials Bragged They Had Compromising Financial Information About Trump

The sources that spoke with CNN , however, cautioned that the Russians might have made up the claim or exaggerated it as part of disinformation tactics. Russian President Vladimir Putin has regularly denied that the country tried to influence the election. CNN's report comes on the same day that Trump's communications director Michael Dubke quit his post at the White House .

Culture Keri Russell's looks through the years
Author: 0 Keri Russell's looks through the years

In fact, the pair was able to reunite on more than one occasion today. The star is the 2,613th since the completion of the Walk of Fame in 1961 with the first 1,558 stars. "Some people are on really high-class shows", Speedman said, referring to Russell's role on The Americans . "Doing " Felicity " with J.J. and Matt was such a good experience for me", says Russell.

Author: 0 Comedian Kathy Griffin beheads President Trump in a shockingly gruesome new photo

I get it", Griffin added in a video posted with the tweet . I'm a comic, I crossed the line. "I went too far; I made a mistake and I was wrong ". " The image is too disturbing ", Griffin admitted. "I will continue", she added. Even the president himself finally weighed in, with Trump tweeting early Wednesday morning, " Kathy Griffin should be ashamed of herself".

Author: 0 'Game of Thrones' Season 7 Official Trailer Suggests a Battle for Power

But Daenerys targaryen, played by Emilia Clarke arrives at Dragonstone declaring that she was "born to rule the Seven Kingdoms". We have some more information for people who love details. Everyone seems to be after Lannister this time around, and with good reason after all. However all of them appear to deny the very real looming threat of the White Walkers - all except Ser Davos Seaworth, who delivers an ominous warning to those in Westeros.

Culture France's Macron holding 'tough' talks with Putin near Paris
Author: 0 France's Macron holding 'tough' talks with Putin near Paris

Directly after the French election, he moved quickly to try reset relations with France, congratulating Macron and urging him to work to overcome their countries' "mutual distrust". Putin said that terrorism can not be defeated by dismantling a country's statehood. Putin openly supported two of Macron's rivals, Republican Francois Fillon and then Marine Le Pen , and Macron's team accused the Russian government of involvement in a series of cyber attacks on their systems.

Author: 0 Trump endorses report defending Jared

While he was overseas, Trump's adviser and son-in-law Jared Kushner came under increased scrutiny for his contacts with Russian officials. It is possible, of course, that Kushner was acting on Trump's orders when he allegedly suggested setting up a secret communications channel with Moscow using Russia's secure equipment.

Author: 0 Amazon hits $1000 a share for the first time

About 2,835 shares traded. Amazon .com earned a media sentiment score of 0.09 on Alpha One's scale. Laurion Capital Management Lp, a New York-based fund reported 48,165 shares. BMO Capital Markets restated their outperform rating on shares of Amazon .com, Inc. Northern Trust Corp now owns 4,637,241 shares of the e-commerce giant's stock worth $3,882,808,000 after buying an additional 59,052 shares during the last quarter.

Author: 0 Ariana Grande to hold benefit concert for Manchester

They eventually returned with several of their six children, and Abedi traveled there to visit his family on occasion. "Rage was the main reason", for the blast, she said. "Many experts, including professionals in our intelligence and security services have pointed to the connections between wars we have been involved in or supported and and fought in other countries, such as Libya, and terrorism here at home", he said.

Culture Underground factory producing fake Budweiser busted
Author: 0 Underground factory producing fake Budweiser busted

Once filled, the cans are sent down a conveyor belt to get sealed by an automated machine. The undergound factory was said to have produced 600,000 crates of fake Budweiser a month. The footages were shot at underground factory in Dongguan, China, before it was raided by the authorities on May 5. Budweiser, which stated that it has not franchised its operations to a third party, had already filed complaints and is now seeking legal action.

Author: 0 Officer's trial judge to rule on Castile gun permit evidence

The trial of a St. Anthony Police officer begins Tuesday with jury selection in the Jeronimo Yanez case. Castile, who was black, was killed July 6 during a traffic stop in the St. Defense Attorney Marsh Halberg believes Yanez is starting off with a slight advantage, public opinion of the hard job those in law enforcement do every day.

Culture Stranger Things actress Milly Bobby Brown auditioned for X-23 in Logan
Author: 0 Stranger Things actress Milly Bobby Brown auditioned for X-23 in Logan

Although 11-year-old Dafne Keen was ultimately cast to play Laura Kinney (and she did a terrific job), Brown says that her go at the part was her best audition ever. "I had to jump up and down". Instead, she has another plan of action when directors ask for her name and resume. "Sometimes I thought, 'Would it throw people off of hiring me?'" she explained.

Author: 0 French minister: Manchester bomber had 'proven links' to Daesh

And late on Wednesday, The New York Times published photos of items "found on the scene in Manchester", including possible switches and power sources for the bomb. It was unclear whether investigators believed that Salman Abedi's relatives were a key part of the network planning the Manchester attack. Manchester is slowly returning to normal, though dozens of people remain hospitalized and the damaged arena and adjacent Victoria train station remain closed.

Culture G7 summit fails to close gulf with USA on climate
Author: 0 G7 summit fails to close gulf with USA on climate

This is primarily because the country makes a high contribution to rising temperatures. The US leaving the Paris Agreement would not put an end to the deal as we know it. Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni, who chaired the meeting, said the other six "won't change our position on climate change one millimeter".

Author: 0 Trump reportedly tells 'confidants' U.S. will leave Paris climate deal

The US leader, concluding his first overseas trip in office, later left for home without giving the customary close-of-summit news conference. "It was an America second, third, or fourth kind of approach". At the conclusion of his talks in Sicily , Trump declined to sign onto a pledge by all the other leaders to uphold the Paris carbon reduction commitments.

Author: 0 Trump eyes White House staff overhaul

Trump's private legal team, led by his NY lawyer, Marc E. Kasowitz, was preparing to meet in Washington to face new questions about contacts between Kushner and representatives of President Vladimir V. You'd never know it, but it turns out Ivanka Trump isn't exactly loving life in the White House. Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly is defending an alleged effort by top White House adviser Jared Kushner to create back-channel communications with Russian Federation as a "good ...

Author: 0 Chastain troubled by women's representation in films at Cannes

Jessica Chastain said she thinks the onscreen representation of women in this year's Cannes Film Festival lineup was "quite disturbing". There are some exceptions. It took guts for Chastain to say what she did, no doubt about it. Chastain's comments soon went viral , with more female leaders in the entertainment industry celebrating her candor.

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Author: 0 "Billboard" Music Awards 2017: Celine Dion Leads Backstage Dance Party

Cher had her left breast exposed with a mere heart covering her nipple. Swapping her platinum wig for a huge, black curly one, Cher slipped into the sheer number to perform " If I could turn back time ". She continued as the crowd hooted: "And I can do a five-minute plank , okay?" The performance preceded her acceptance of the Billboard Music Artist Achievement Award.