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Culture Juve have more belief this time: Allegri
Author: 0 Juve have more belief this time: Allegri

Ronaldo enters the Champions League final playing his best soccer of the season, peaking at the right time as Real Madrid gets ready to take on Juventus on Saturday in Cardiff , Wales. "The 4-2-3-1 formation came to me the moment I realised our team wouldn't progress any further if we kept the old tactics and formation", Allegri said.

Author: 0 Wonder Woman could be banned in Lebanon

The Lebanese Ministry of Economy is taking action to ban upcoming film Wonder Woman (dir.: Patty Jenkins ), starring Israeli actress Gal Gadot , from screening in Lebanon as part of the country's ongoing ban of any Israeli or Israeli-related products.

Author: 0 Wonder Woman banned in Lebanon over Gal Gadot casting

Safe in this environment Diana ( Gal Gadot ) has grown to and adult while learning all the aspects of being a warrior. It's enough to give you goosebumps. But that's what Trevor is there for - to help this otherworldly crusader acclimate. Pine's at his best here, subtly shifting Steve Trevor from headstrong man of action into someone who knows he's a supporting player in a larger story.

Culture Officials weigh in on effects of the Portland train murders
Author: 0 Officials weigh in on effects of the Portland train murders

Free speech or die, Portland . "Get the f*** out!" he said, according to a probable cause affidavit. As a judge listed his charges-two for aggravated murder , intimidation in the second degree, attempted murder and being a felon in possession of a restricted weapon-Christian called the crime an act of patriotism.

Culture Rocker Chris Cornell killed himself by hanging, official says
Author: 0 Rocker Chris Cornell killed himself by hanging, official says

TMZ has confirmed with police that a family friend had to force his way into Cornell's hotel room, where he then found him with a band around his neck. Chris Cornell , lead singer of Soundgarden and Audioslave , died Wednesday night, his representative told CNN . One of the locations where people gathered was the Sound Garden art sculpture at a Seattle park, for which Cornell's band Soundgarden was named.

Culture Scott Pelley Out at CBS 'Evening News,' Continues on '60 Minutes'
Author: 0 Scott Pelley Out at CBS 'Evening News,' Continues on '60 Minutes'

Scott Pelley will no longer be the anchor for CBS Evening News . He served as a Correspondent on 60 Minutes II from 1999 to 2004, and as the CBS News Chief White House Correspondent from 1997 to 1999. "It's not the correct way to treat the face of CBS News". " CBS has been great to me for almost 30 years", Mr. Pelley said in a statement. Sources said Pelley personally asked to have his office cleared out on Tuesday even though he was out of town.

Culture Bill Cosby's Sexual Assault Trial Started Today
Author: 0 Bill Cosby's Sexual Assault Trial Started Today

The 79-year-old Cosby is accused of drugging and molesting a Temple University employee at his home in 2004. Constand says she visited Cosby at his home and complained of stress and concerns over her career. One-third of the initial jury pool questioned Monday said they had an opinion about Cosby's guilt or innocence, and an equal number said they or someone close to them had been sexually assaulted.

Culture Major Lazer Release Surprise EP,
Author: 0 Major Lazer Release Surprise EP, "Know No Better" Video

The star-studded title track, with its pulsing dance floor-ready beat, features Travis Scott , Quavo , and Camila Cabello , while the video features a first-person point-of-view on a trip around the world. There are scenes of places in the Netherlands, as well as tropical islands, which successfully reflected the worldwide inspiration of the song. Jidenna , Busy Signal , Sean Paul , Konshens, Patoranking , Ice Prince , Nasty C , J Balvin , and Machel Montano are also featured on the ...

Author: 0 Mourinho will adapt to suit United style, says Anderson

The England worldwide was used from the bench as United beat Ajax in last month's Europa League final to collect the one major trophy which had previously eluded the club. people always have different opinions on players". "In my time at United, it was "as long as you win". He did, however, enjoy the last laugh this season after finishing his debut campaign at Man United with the League Cup and Europa League.

Author: 0 Polls show Conservative lead dwindling one week before voting begins

There is a huge difference in voting intention between young and old. But he changed his mind just hours before the live BBC hustings on Wednesday - and said May was treating voters with "contempt" by failing to join him. The economic health of the U.K.is much more important than the election to the market, she said. It also surprised rival pollsters. In contrast, the Labour Party's manifesto offered many populist measures, among them increasing funding for the National Health Service ...

Author: 0 Telecom sector disappointed with GST rates

Similarly, most mobile phones may get costlier by 4-5 per cent after the GST rate was fixed at 12 per cent, which will make locally manufactured devices more expensive as they now operate under lower tax rates due to benefits provided for local manufacturing.

Author: 0 Can 'Wonder Woman' save the world with its hopeful message?

Patty Jenkins has more than the weight of the DC Universe on her shoulders. Though Lebanon allowed the screening of another movie she appeared in past year, " Batman v Superman ", in which she played the same role, an organized media boycott campaign could be credited this time around with orchestrating the government's sudden change of script.

Author: 0 Trump climate change pact threats, EU & China reinforce Paris

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang says fighting climate change is a "global consensus" and an "international responsibility". Leaving the deal would fulfill a central campaign pledge but would anger global allies who spent years in hard negotiations that produced an accord to reduce carbon emissions.

Author: 0 Chris Cornell's Funeral Attended by Brad Pitt, Dave Grohl and More Stars

According to reports rows of white chairs and floral arrangements were set out on the cemetery's lawn and Audioslave's Like a Stone was played from speakers. Mrs Cornell has previously indicated that the star might have taken a higher dose of an anti-anxiety drug than he was prescribed. They were on tour and were reportedly working on a new record when Cornell died .

Culture Lawrence O'Donnell Says He's Staying At MSNBC
Author: 0 Lawrence O'Donnell Says He's Staying At MSNBC

A former legislative aide to New York Senator Daniel Patrick Moynihan, O'Donnell has held forth in the program since 2010, and got his start on the network as a contributor on "Morning Joe" and as a fill-in host for Keith Olbermann. For the first time in 17 years, MSNBC's Monday-to-Friday performance topped Fox News and CNN among adults ages 25-54. Longtime network president Phil Griffin recently signed a new contract to remain at MSNBC amid the historic ratings.

Author: 0 Gal Gadot was excited to be with Lynda Carter

Wonder Woman is being produced by two American companies and one Chinese, so the only part associated with Israel is Gadot. She's gone through multiple style changes, lost her powers, regained her powers, and became a symbol of the feminist movement when Gloria Steinem put Wonder Woman on the cover of the first issue of Ms.

Culture Grande: We won't let hate win
Author: 0 Grande: We won't let hate win

Offering to help those in need, the 23-year old singer said that she will give everything she possibly can, should any one need her help. Speaking on stage, Take That member Howard Donald said: "As you know I was born and raised in Manchester and I've never been so proud to be Mancunian".

Author: 0 David Gilmour Concert Film Coming To Theaters

His performances in the ancient city were immortalized on film and now Gilmour is plotting a worldwide, one-time screening of the shows. Last year, Gilmour spoke to Rolling Stone about the exhilaration of returning to Pompeii for the solo shows.

Culture House Intelligence Committee Issues Subpoenas in Russia Probe
Author: 0 House Intelligence Committee Issues Subpoenas in Russia Probe

They have signaled that they see unmasking as the key to investigating the source of media leaks damaging to the Trump administration - such as the exposure of Flynn, who was forced to resign in February after media reports based on surveillance leaks revealed that he misled Vice President Pence about the contents of his discussions with the Russian ambassador.

Culture Selena Gomez has fallen for boyfriend The Weeknd
Author: 0 Selena Gomez has fallen for boyfriend The Weeknd

But besides that, Selena and The Weeknd seem to have found their happily ever after. Meanwhile it was previously claimed the "Hands To Myself" singer was impressed by how "mature" her new flame is. E!'s source said they've both met each other's families and everyone is onboard with the relationship. However, they've apparently "known each other for a while" and first met when they both performed at the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show in 2015 .

Culture Jim Carey Set To Face Trial Over Wrongful Death Of Cathriona White
Author: 0 Jim Carey Set To Face Trial Over Wrongful Death Of Cathriona White

Ms White was found dead in her Los Angeles home in September 2015. He added that the wrongful death allegations are false because White had planned her death and her actions were not an "irresistible impulse". Cathriona's husband Mark Burton is also suing Carrey over similar claims. Moreover, he said that Carrey has conducted several attempts to "conceal and obfuscate his involvement and culpability in Miss White's untimely and tragic death".

Culture Trump withdrawing USA from Paris climate agreement
Author: 0 Trump withdrawing USA from Paris climate agreement

The letter is signed "Your Nordic Friends" and urges Trump "to show global leadership - and to make the right decision". Referring to trade negotiations with the US, which ran until the end of previous year but are now on ice, Schulz said it would be impossible to grant better market access to the USA if it did not respect climate protection rules.

Culture Lebanon bans Wonder Woman because lead actor is Israeli
Author: 0 Lebanon bans Wonder Woman because lead actor is Israeli

For the record, though: simply calling this "better than the other three DCEU movies" doesn't do it enough justice - everything is better than the other three DCEU movies. Can you imagine if someone thought that you didn't know women could serve in our combat units now without exclusion? Gal is even looking to the possibility of a " Wonder Woman " sequel, and already has a storyline in mind.

Author: 0 Lebanon seeks ban on 'Wonder Woman' film over its Israeli star

Fortunately for Wonder Woman , the fix may already be in. In a superhero world where we getting the third - yes, third - Spider-Man origin tale this summer, it was a smart move to take the Wonder Woman character out of Snyder's modern setting and show us her beginnings.

Culture Ariana Grande to hold benefit in Manchester on Sunday
Author: 0 Ariana Grande to hold benefit in Manchester on Sunday

Grande will be supported by such acts as Miley Cyrus , Coldplay , Justin Bieber , Usher , Niall Horan , Katy Perry , Pharrell Williams and Take That . A suicide bomber killed 22 people and injured 116 at Manchester Arena following the Florida native's concert on May 22. He said: "This event is an opportunity for people to come together and celebrate things that unite us - music, humanity and the will to do something to help others".

Author: 0 Rinne suffers nightmare stretch, gets chased by Penguins

Jake Guentzel , Scott Wilson and Evgeni Malkin scored 3:18 apart early in the third period as the Penguins chased Rinne and pulled away for a 4-1 victory in Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Final on Wednesday night. The angst Nashville felt isn't new to those who face the Penguins. The rookie from Omaha, Nebraska, leads the playoffs with 12 goals and has scored the past three goals for Pittsburgh .

Culture Stanley Cup Final 2017: Predators vs
Author: 0 Stanley Cup Final 2017: Predators vs

The Pittsburgh Penguins came one step closer to repeating as Stanley Cup Champions Wednesday night when they defeated the Nashville Predators by a final score of 4-1. The lucky one for the Penguins was credited to Scott Wilson but was basically kicked in by Nashville's Vernon Fiddler . It was enough for Nashville coach Peter Laviolette to send in backup goalie Juuse Saros to replace Rinne, who had stopped 21-of-25 shots.

Author: 0 UK opposition's Corbyn criticises PM May for refusing live TV debate

Let's look at things a bit differently. May refused from the start to take part in any head-to-head debate, and opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn had said he would not take part without her. Labour has seen a dramatic surge in the opinion polls because British voters are "fed up" with Conservative "smear tactics", according to Barry Gardiner.

Culture Pulling out of climate accord depresses USU professor, elates Utah's senators
Author: 0 Pulling out of climate accord depresses USU professor, elates Utah's senators

U.S. President Donald Trump's expected decision to ditch the Paris climate agreement is triggering outcry - but it will do little to derail a green energy shift already gaining steam. Any move to quit the Paris deal would mark a major departure from former president Barack Obama's policy on climate change. The agreement came into effect in November 2016.

Culture White House communication director resigns
Author: 0 White House communication director resigns

The departure of Michael Dubke , Mr Trump's communications director, comes as aides say the president has grown increasingly frustrated by allegations of Russian meddling in the 2016 election and revelations of possible ties between his campaign and Moscow.

Culture Netflix cancels popular 'Sense8,' series filmed in part in Chicago
Author: 0 Netflix cancels popular 'Sense8,' series filmed in part in Chicago

It's too bad that Sense8's "bold, emotional, stunning" vision wasn't enough for Netflix decide to keep it around for Season 3. This wasn't the only show that got the axe from Netflix this week, " The Get Down " was also chopped from Netflix's line of original content moving forward.

Author: 0 Lebanon bans Wonder Woman film over Israeli actress Gal Gadot

There is a huge expectation riding on DC's first female superhero to break the male-dominated glass ceiling. After all our female stars such as Katrina Kaif , Priyanka Chopra , Deepika Padukone , Anushka Shetty are no less badass. Gadot will be seen reprising her role as Wonder Woman again when Zack Snyder's Justice League hits theaters this fall. She plays Diana , the daughter of the Amazon queen Hippolyta ( Connie Nielsen ) and a trained warrior.

Author: 0 Hillary Clinton slams DNC for lack of support during her campaign

A handout photo made available by the Russian Foreign Ministry on May 10, 2017 shows US President Donald J. Trump (C) speaking with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov (L) and Russian Ambassador to the U.S. Trump was quick to slam Clinton for her comments. " They paid me ", Clinton responded. Then she dug a little deeper to answer Mossberg's question, saying that she jus didn't think the speeches would matter in the face of everything she'd done to stand up to Wall Street before.

Culture Has Disney's 'Pirates' Lost the Treasure Map? Movie Does Only $77 Million
Author: 0 Has Disney's 'Pirates' Lost the Treasure Map? Movie Does Only $77 Million

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales now holds a 32% on Rotten Tomatoes . "Good talents and Johnny is the key to Pirates of the Caribbean , a unique and engaging character with many facets". "This is a trend that we've seen play out over the course of these films", Dave Hollis, executive vice president of distribution for Disney , told the Associated Press .

Culture Acting President Osinbajo Preaches On Unity
Author: 0 Acting President Osinbajo Preaches On Unity

Some say Nigeria is colonial contraption, and that we should be independent ethnic nationalities. He said the prosperity and abundance being enjoyed by great nations today were not created by spirits, but by men. "The opportunities to create jobs will be there if businesses exist but it depends on the public service". He, however, enjoined the traders and all other Nigerians to go into farming as such will help reduce the cost of food items.

Culture Grande, Bieber, Katy Perry to top concert for Manchester victims
Author: 0 Grande, Bieber, Katy Perry to top concert for Manchester victims

The episode will now air one day earlier, on Saturday, at 7:30 p.m. ITV will also move "The British Soap Awards " from Saturday night to next Tuesday at 8 pm. The star-studded lineup for Ariana Grande's upcoming concert-created to benefit the victims of the Manchester Arena bombing-has been announced.

Culture Simon Cowell's son Eric has inherited his dad's knack for spotting talent
Author: 0 Simon Cowell's son Eric has inherited his dad's knack for spotting talent

Alesha Dixon defended Josephine remarking: "It's lovely to see a woman at the forefront of magic". As for Cowell, he's already convinced Eric has big talent when it comes to "Got Talent". From Simon Cowell axing contenders , to MANY accusations of cheating throughout the series, it seems as though this series in particular has got lots of people riled.

Culture Bella Hadid Leaves Little to the Imagination With Revealing Cannes Gown
Author: 0 Bella Hadid Leaves Little to the Imagination With Revealing Cannes Gown

So high that she showed off a bit more than she bargained for when she experienced a brief wardrobe malfunction and much like her near-identical move previous year, she laughed it off immediately as she joined her father Mohamed Hadid , her date for the evening up the stairs of the Palais des Festivals.

Author: 0 The San Francisco Giants have a Hunter Strickland Problem

Hunter Strickland was suspended six games and fined an undisclosed amount by Major League Baseball for throwing at Bryce Harper on Monday. The suspension is effective immediately, before tonight's game, so it's possible that Harper will appeal it just long enough to play tonight's game.

Author: 0 May, Corbyn clash over Brexit plans with UK vote 1 week away

The Prime Minister was understood to be catching up on government business as Amber Rudd was sent out to represent the Tories in the BBC debate. The death of her father is the second tragedy to hit Ms Rudd in a matter of months after ex-husband AA Gill lost his battle against cancer in December.

Culture Police raid Merseyside home as Manchester terror investigation continues
Author: 0 Police raid Merseyside home as Manchester terror investigation continues

United Kingdom police investigating the suicide bombing in Manchester, England , have stopped sharing information about what they have found with their USA counterparts, according to a BBC report . The U.S. Justice Department said it had initiated steps to address the "rampant leaks", which it said could not be tolerated. Responding to the leak in the New York Times of crime scene photos showing bomb fragments and the backpack used by Abedi to hide his device, the National Police ...

Author: 0 Lebanon seeking to ban Wonder Woman over Israeli star Gal Gadot

Ouch! (And who knew Brits spelled "estrogen" as "oestrogen"?) "It's plagued by the same problems that dragged down previous visits to the DC movie world: over-earnestness, bludgeoning special effects, and a messy, often wildly implausible plot".