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Culture Griffin fears blowback from Trump joke could end career
Author: 0 Griffin fears blowback from Trump joke could end career

Within hours after posting the image and a behind-the-scenes video of the photo shoot, Griffin apologized, saying that she had gone "way too far". Sources said Griffin had expected CNN "golden boy" Cooper to stand by her, but the news network swiftly announced she was sacked from the NYE broadcast with Cooper, which they've done together for 10 years.

Author: 0 Ariana Grande surprises injured fans

She stopped to pose for selfies and bedside chats with the fans and their families. The caption didn't include any words - just a heart. "Love you Ariana Grande ". The ticket company are processing free tickets for One Love Manchester show tomorrow, fans who were at Monday's gig will receive tickets for free, although there have been a few issues with this.

Author: 0 Report of multiple casualties in incident on London Bridge

Citing police, the BBC reported " more than one " death in a terrorist attack after a vehicle hit several pedestrians on London Bridge. News' British partner ITV News reported that people in the area said a van struck multiple pedestrians on the bridge.

Culture Reports of casualties after three incidents in London
Author: 0 Reports of casualties after three incidents in London

The attacks come days ahead of a June 8 election and less than two weeks after a suicide bomber killed 22 people at a pop concert by USA singer Ariana Grande in Manchester in northern England. Another witness, who declined to be named, his white top covered in blood, described a scene of panic in the bar. There was a line of people going down to the emergency exit.

Author: 0 DEVELOPING: Multiple casualties in attacks across London

The Metropolitan Police said on Twitter they responded to reports of a collision on the bridge shortly after 11 p.m. local time, followed by reports of a stabbing at Borough Market . Police subsequently confirmed they are treating these as " terrorist incidents ". Grande, who is now in Manchester preparing for the concert, tweeted her support for London on Saturday.

Author: 0 Real Madrid have essentially just confirmed James Rodriguez's future

Bale said ahead of the final that he was fully fit, but Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane opted to start with Francisco " Isco " Alarcon in his place. It was a different story after the break, however, and though Juve's drilled defence initially kept Real at arm's length, they were undone by a two-goal salvo.

Culture Car hits pedestrians on London Bridge, some said hurt
Author: 0 Car hits pedestrians on London Bridge, some said hurt

But they said later that turned out to be an unrelated stabbing. She said it was a fast-moving investigation and her thoughts were with "those who are caught up in these awful events". People near London Bridge and Borough Market have been told to run away or hide. As in Manchester two weeks ago, Londoners were quick to offer assistance to those caught up in the attacks at London Bridge and Borough Market.

Culture Clip of Jay Z taking staged 'candid' with Kevin Hart goes viral
Author: 0 Clip of Jay Z taking staged 'candid' with Kevin Hart goes viral

A new clip has gone viral of the Jigga man asking an affiliate to snap a shot of him pretending to laugh with Hollywood comedian Kevin Hart . Jay Z was caught doing it for the 'gram at Game 1 of the NBA Finals Thursday night, showing that he too can be a mere mortal at times.

Author: 0 Donald Trump puts US Embassy move to Jerusalem on hold

But after he took office in January, the issue lost momentum as he met Arab leaders who warned it would be hard to rejuvenate long-stalled peace efforts unless he acted as a fair mediator. Trump had promised while campaigning to move the embassy to the religious epicenter. In 1995, the U.S. Congress approved the Embassy Act in Jerusalem, which recognizes the city as the capital of Israel.

Author: 0 Real Madrid wins UEFA Champions League

One thing is already certain to change on Saturday: The continent's showpiece will be contested under a closed roof, with Cardiff authorities guarding against the possibility of a drone attack. On 27 minutes, they scored a goal for the heavens, pretty much in the heavens. There haven't been many in Europe for some time at Juventus . Madrid started the competition, then known as the European Cup, with five straight titles from 1956-60.

Author: 0 Vladimir Putin claims 'patriotic hackers' framed Russian Federation for U.S. election interference

He said Russian Federation had offered the US and its allies the chance to inspect the Syrian base for traces of the chemical agent and criticized them for their refusal to do so. Could you imagine something like that? But when talking with Kelly, Putin seemed to muddy the waters. "In the midst of a political battle?" "Could you imagine something like that?" While promoting the interview, Kelly teased that Putin also suggested the C.I.A.

Author: 0 Marcus Mumford Added to Ariana Grande's Manchester Benefit Concert Lineup

Ariana arrived in the United Kingdom on Friday and has spent time meeting her young fans at the Royal Manchester Children's Hospital ahead of the gig. "It's very inspiring for us parents who, I think, are more scared than them", Sharmila said. "And they've kept in touch, they've been to see her in the hospital".

Author: 0 Here's how to watch, stream Ariana Grande's Manchester concert in the US

Ariana was understandably devastated by the attack and has since visited a number of the victims at the hospital and has announced plans for a benefit concert to take place in Manchester tomorrow (Sunday, 4th June). "They will be on my mind and in my heart every day and I will think of them with everything I do for the rest of my life". "I'm so proud of you, you are so strong and doing really well", she told an 8-year-old fan.

Culture Ariana Grande's Manchester benefit show sells out in minutes
Author: 0 Ariana Grande's Manchester benefit show sells out in minutes

Katy Perry , Miley Cyrus and Justin Bieber are joining Grande and Brit-favorites Take That and One Direction's Niall Horan are also included in the show. "We would like to reassure any fans that were at the show, that they will receive a free ticket for One Love Manchester , provided we can verify their initial booking", the statement continued.

Author: 0 Ticket scalpers charge up to $1700 for CL final

Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice, becoming the first player to find the net in three Champions League finals. Since taking over as Real Madrid coach after serving his apprentice under Carlo Ancelotti, Zizou has had a dream start as the coach; winning the Champions League previous year in his first season with Madrid.

Culture Valley unrest takes a toll on Pandits' festival
Author: 0 Valley unrest takes a toll on Pandits' festival

Many Muslim neighbours had put up stalls for the convenience of the devotees, a gesture which was deeply appreciated by the devotees. The district administration said it is a religious festival for which they have made elaborated arrangements, where Muslims and Hindus both plan for the festival of the Mata.

Author: 0 Atletico Madrid transfer ban upheld

Griezmann took to Twitter on Thursday evening to post a picture of himself celebrating an Atletico goal with the message: "Ahora más que nunca #Atleti #Todosjuntos ( now more than ever #Atleti #AllTogether)". Griezmann has been heavily linked to Manchester United for quite a long time but the move has quickly stalled. Yesterday, the news was streaming out that Man United had made him their top target and would employ the same financial force they used to sign Paul Pogba last summer ...

Culture Bill Maher Apologizes For Saying the N-Word On 'Real Time'
Author: 0 Bill Maher Apologizes For Saying the N-Word On 'Real Time'

Maher has so far not issued a statement . "I know and love Bill Maher but this is unacceptable". Sasse wrote on Twitter on Saturday morning that he wished he'd challenged Maher for his use of the slur immediately. You can probably guess what happened next: the brief clip quickly went viral, with many calling for Maher to be fired by HBO. HBO said in a statement to THR the use of the word would be edited out of future airings of that Real Time episode.

Culture 90-Year-Old Man Attacked With Cane in NYC
Author: 0 90-Year-Old Man Attacked With Cane in NYC

He was young and skinny. The assault, which was captured on the video below, was only stopped because of the intervention of good Samaritans who stopped the suspect from doing further damage. The victim suffered cuts to his ear and head in the attack late Friday afternoon in Inwood, police said. "When there's a heavy wind, he's going to be like a kite".

Author: 0 MTV will livestream Sunday's Manchester benefit concert

There will also be performances from Justin Bieber, Coldplay, Katy Perry , Miley Cyrus, Pharrell Williams, Take That, Niall Horan, Little Mix, Robbie Williams and Black Eyed Peas. The star is due to perform at a benefit gig to raise funds for victims and families of the tragedy. Describing his daughter's meeting the star, Mr Harrison said: "She was so nervous she said, "I think I might need to go to the toilet" she was that excited".

Culture Why is Lebanon trying to ban 'Wonder Woman'?
Author: 0 Why is Lebanon trying to ban 'Wonder Woman'?

Posters of the movie and digital billboards have sprouted up around the Lebanese capital. I'm not convinced that Wonder Woman is going to be any different but based on this incarnation of the character's introduction in Batman versus Superman , cautious optimism appears to be the order of the day.

Culture Preds' Parenteau likely in Game 3 lineup
Author: 0 Preds' Parenteau likely in Game 3 lineup

While there was a bit of fortune involved - Calle Jarnkrok missed an open net on a rebound shortly after Pontus Aberg scored Nashville's only goal - Murray displayed the poise that has come to mark his play in his brief playoff career. When asked who will start Game 3, per Pittsburgh Post-Gazette's Sean Gentille , Laviolette refused to share his decision. "This is an exciting time for the Predators and the city of Nashville", Jackson said.

Culture Royal family at Middleton wedding
Author: 0 Royal family at Middleton wedding

At the church, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's son Prince George , three, was one of the pageboys while their daughter Princess Charlotte , two, was a flower girl. The Duchess of Cambridge , dressed in a bespoke dusty pink Alexander McQueen dress, escorted the youngest members of the bridal party into the 12th century church, stopping occasionally to tell them to "shh" with her finger pressed to her lips.

Culture Charlie Sheen goes public with new girlfriend
Author: 0 Charlie Sheen goes public with new girlfriend

She also worked as an extra on Entourage. Charlie Sheen seemed to be dying to chat with photographers as he arrived at Giorgio Baldi in Santa Monica for his daughter Lola's birthday dinner last night, and now we know why. We're told that despite just being photographed, the two have been linked since late previous year. Sheen and his the family visited the swanky Italian eatery to celebrate his daughter Lola's 12th birthday.

Author: 0 Prosecutor urges jail for Penn State ex-president in sex abuse scandal

Spanier's attorneys, meanwhile, have said they intend to appeal his jury conviction. A graduate coaching assistant told administrators that he saw Sandusky molesting a boy in a football team shower in 2001. "I find it really hard to believe that he doesn't remember every detail of the most serious mistake he ever made", Boccabella said. Prosecutors strongly criticized all three men, particularly Spanier.

Author: 0 Ex-FBI chief to testify in Russia-link probe

The expectation of a President to the confidentiality of his conversations and correspondence, like the claim of confidentiality of judicial deliberations, for example, has all the values to which we accord deference for the privacy of all citizens and, added to those values, is the necessity for protection of the public interest in candid, objective, and even blunt or harsh opinions in Presidential decisionmaking.

Author: 0 New York Knicks' pursuit of Ricky Rubio gains traction

The Minnesota Timberwolves sending Ricky Rubio to NY for Knicks' guard Derek Rose was a trade rumor that swirled around the National Basketball Association prior to this season's trade deadline. It was learned on Saturday that the Knicks are still hot on Rubio's trail. The 26-year-old finished fifth in the league with 9.1 assists per game, chipping in 11 points, 4.1 rebounds, and 1.7 steals during his 2016-17 campaign.

Author: 0 Listen to Ariana Grande's Manchester benefit concert this weekend

Grande is holding a One Love Manchester Benefit Concert on June 4 at Emirates Old Trafford Cricket Ground to raise money for the victims of the Manchester terror attack and their families. Adam Harrison told the BBC his daughter Lily "felt like a rock star" after meeting her idol late on Friday and was "chomping at the bit" to attend the concert.

Author: 0 Wonder Woman Review: Does It Save the DCEU? Rewind Replay

As of the publishing of this article, Wonder Woman now has a 94% approval rating with 218 fresh reviews and only 15 rotten with an average rating of 7.6/10. and this all important movie brand", said comScore senior media analyst Paul Dergarabedian in an interview with TheStreet . Diana has an office at the Louvre in Paris, which we assume is where she works.

Culture Night Shyamalan's Tales From the Crypt reboot gets axed
Author: 0 Night Shyamalan's Tales From the Crypt reboot gets axed

He said that the network has actually lost a lot of time trying to put together this block of horror programming, including the remake of The Tales From The Crypt and it ultimately led him to say that he was not going to wait around for the next four years waiting for this program to be made.

Culture Blasts kill 19 at Kabul funeral
Author: 0 Blasts kill 19 at Kabul funeral

Kabul police chief General Hassan Shah Frogh said his officers were left with no choice when they realised some of the protesters were carrying weapons. This comes just hours after two high-ranking security officials warned members of the public against attending mass gatherings. President Ashraf Ghani , meanwhile, met with senior security officials during an emergency security meeting.

Author: 0 'Wonder Woman' Review: Her Time Has Come

I would have just looked for an American girl. "And we're really happy about that!" Gal Gadot, who stole the show past year when she had her coming out party as Wonder Woman in " Batman v Superman ", crushes it in her first-of-many stand-alone films, and she has incredible chemistry with her charming co-star Chris Pine (who plays Steve Trevor, the World War I pilot who introduces her to the 20th century).

Author: 0 Ariana Grande's One Love Manchester benefit concert sells out in 6 minutes

The concert, which will also feature performances from Justin Bieber , Miley Cyrus , Take That and Niall Horan of One Direction , is set to take place this Sunday at Emirates Old Trafford cricket ground . Ticketmaster said in a statement on their Twitter account: "We're working hard to get tickets direct to fans". According to The Daily Mail , the show sold out in six minutes .

Culture Kathy Griffin Blames the Trumps for Career Downfall
Author: 0 Kathy Griffin Blames the Trumps for Career Downfall

Kathy Griffin was defiant and at times spoke through tears during a dramatic press conference on Friday (2 June). " Kathy Griffin's career was over long before she attempted to make a disgusting joke about decapitating the president ", he said.

Author: 0 Ticket touts attempt to cash in on Manchester charity concert

Ariana Grande announced the charity show after her performance in the city came to a horrifying end when a suicide bomber struck in the foyer of the arena , killing 22 people. "We thank fans for their patience as we continue to process the registrations", the company adds. Ticketmaster said: "We would like to reassure any fans who were at the show that they will receive a free ticket".

Author: 0 Pirates of the Caribbean avoids censorship, becomes a hit in China

Even though it didn't do as well in the states, with fans showing signs of Pirates weariness, it still opened at No. 1, roundly walloping new releases like Baywatch , the comedy remake starring Dwayne Johnson and Zac Efron . It has now surpassed the domestic, foreign, and worldwide totals of the original, which topped out at $773.3 million in 2014. Dead Men Tell No Tales brings Depp back to the famous franchise after a six year break.

Author: 0 Ariana Grande's Manchester Charity Concert Sells Out in 6 Minutes

The singer left the country and cancelled the rest of her European tour the day after the horrific attack, which took place on May 21 and saw 22 people lose their lives. There were concerns that some fans, who had bought tickets through secondary websites, would not be entitled to passes, but Ticketmaster have extended their registration deadline and are working to verify all ticket holders.

Culture Kabul protest that left several dead enters second day
Author: 0 Kabul protest that left several dead enters second day

Kabul has suffered a number of deadly attacks in recent weeks, and is still reeling from a bomb blast earlier this week which killed more than 80 people and injured 460 in one of the deadliest attacks in the country in recent history. Wahid Mujro, spokesman for the Public Health ministry, said three explosions rocked a cemetery where Afghan Sen. Alam Ezadyar's son was about to be buried.

Author: 0 Priyanka Chopra's Baywatch gets 5 cuts and an A Certificate

The "girls" mentioned by Flynn are obviously co-stars Alexandra Daddario , Kelly Rohrbach and Ilfenesh Hadera who make up half of the ensemble cast involved in the flick. But the remake starring buff Dwayne and co-star Zac Efron is unlikely to be as safe to watch. He said: "As soon as I knew Baywatch was happening, I wanted David involved - you don't do a Baywatch movie and not consult the Hoff".

Culture Pop star Ariana Grande visits fans at Manchester hospital
Author: 0 Pop star Ariana Grande visits fans at Manchester hospital

The US pop star was photographed on social media hugging youngsters at the Royal Manchester Children's Hospital ward, with one father left in tears by the visit. Two weeks ago, a suicide bomber detonated an explosive following her concert at Manchester Arena . Twenty-two people - many of them children - died in the blast, and close to 60 were injured.

Author: 0 Police make new arrest over Manchester attack, 11 in custody

Greater Manchester Police said the white Nissan Micra "may be significant to the investigation" as the operation continued. Officers at the scene are assessing the auto, which is a white Nissan Micra. The Duke of Cambridge also met volunteers at Manchester Cathedral and made a private visit to victims and their families at Manchester Children's Hospital.

Culture Anthony Mason to serve as interim anchor of CBS Evening News
Author: 0 Anthony Mason to serve as interim anchor of CBS Evening News

Hours after word broke of Scott Pelley's exit from CBS Evening News when his office was being cleaned out as he was on assignment for 60 Minutes , CBS News officially announced the move of Pelley to 60 Minutes , full time. The broadcast opened with the normal open, which included plenty of imagery of Pelley and the voiceover remained the same. Scott Pelley's career in the news started nearly six years ago when he succeeded Katie Couric who left the show in 2011.

Culture Dead Men Tell No Tales': Long, loud and overstimulating
Author: 0 Dead Men Tell No Tales': Long, loud and overstimulating

There are plenty of water-borne baddies standing in their way. There's a lot of business about the trident and a compass and unreadable maps and curses, but Dead Men Tell No Tales - as with other Pirates installments before it - might ultimately wind up feeling repetitive, the swashbuckling feeling like more of the same.

Culture Teen gets gun as graduation gift, accidentally kills his girlfriend
Author: 0 Teen gets gun as graduation gift, accidentally kills his girlfriend

Lucina Luna's father bought her boyfriend the gun that ultimately killed her. Reacting to the shooting, Luna's neighbor and close friend, Kara Stubblefield said she was 'distraught' . Kara stressed that Brennan would never have shot 'anyone' intentionally. "He's always been really responsible". He's a dude, so he likes dude-stuff'.

Culture Atletico protest 'discrimination' as transfer ban stays
Author: 0 Atletico protest 'discrimination' as transfer ban stays

Atletico denied wrongdoing, though it agreed not to sign players in the January transfer window while its appeal at CAS went ahead. The world governing body initially ruled on the case in January 2016, but both clubs were able to sign players last summer after appealing against the decision to Federation Internationale de Football Association.