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Author: 0 Apple Just Revealed A Brand New Device For Your Apartment

Also, there was a need for Apple to showcase its focus on AR and machine learning, which appears to be the new direction the company is moving to. The event started with Apple CEO welcoming the audience, praising the Apple developer community which already has 16 million registered developers and added three million a year ago.

Culture Cosby accuser to resume testimony in sex assault trial
Author: 0 Cosby accuser to resume testimony in sex assault trial

Andrea Constand walks to the courtroom during Bill Cosby's sexual assault trial at the Montgomery County Courthouse in Norristown, Pa ., Tuesday, June 6, 2017. Mr Cosby's defence lawyers argued on Monday that his encounter with her was one of many consensual, romantic episodes between them. "Eventually, he asked me to come up to his house to talk about basketball", she continued.

Culture Liam Gallagher Slams Brother Noel For Missing Manchester Benefit
Author: 0 Liam Gallagher Slams Brother Noel For Missing Manchester Benefit

Chris Martin has responded to this latest Oasis argument by highlighting Noel Gallagher's own support for the event, praising him for "blessing and encouragement" to perform Don't Look Back In Anger with organiser Ariana Grande and a stunning version of Live Forever with Liam .

Author: 0 Fans question Usher's whereabouts after One Love Manchester no-show

Already moved by the " One Last Time " performance, Grande closed out the benefit concert with a tearjerking rendition of " Somewhere Over the Rainbow ". To put on a concert of this scale is impressive but to do it under these circumstances and still perform with dignity, love and above all, a sense of fun, is something to be praised.

Author: 0 Riana & other One Love Manchester performers see huge sales boosts

Before she took to the stage, Ariana's manager Scooter Braun read a message from Adam, who was injured in the bombing. But the three-hour event raised millions for the We Love Manchester Emergency Fund , dedicated to helping those affected by the May 22 attack .

Author: 0 Justin Bieber gets emotional during United Kingdom benefit concert

Almost two weeks ago, the Manchester Arena became the site of a deadly terrorist bombing that killed 22 people and injured at least 59 others. " I love you guys so much, and I think the kind of unity you're displaying is the medicine the world needs right now".

Culture Katy Perry dedicates her One Love Manchester outfit to victims
Author: 0 Katy Perry dedicates her One Love Manchester outfit to victims

Sunday's concert, to honour and raise funds for the victims and families affected by the Manchester attack, aired to over 50 countries, including Brazil, the US, Germany, China, the Caribbean Islands and Australia. When Justin Bieber showed up on stage to a sea of excited fans to perform an acoustic version of " Love Yourself ", he was also emotional as he told the crowd, "God loves you so, so much".

Culture Manchester attacker bought most bomb parts himself: United Kingdom police
Author: 0 Manchester attacker bought most bomb parts himself: United Kingdom police

Sixteen people in total have been arrested as part of the investigation into the bombing at Manchester Arena in which 22 people were killed and more than 100 injured. Police said they were "especially keen" to figure out why Abedi repeatedly returned to the Wilmslow Road area of Manchester. Manchester suicide bomber Salman Abedi likely purchased most of the key bomb components himself and many of his actions were carried out alone, British police investigating the attack said.

Culture More Monster Films Added to the List
Author: 0 More Monster Films Added to the List

More classic horror characters are being added to Universal Pictures' relaunch of its most popular monsters. Since Universal announced that The Mummy would be the beginning of a new universe that has been dubbed the Monsterverse there have been plenty of discussions over what movies would be remade and what characters would be included this unique franchise.

Culture Mary-Kate & Ashley Olsen Celebrate Their Nominations at CFDA Fashion Awards 2017!
Author: 0 Mary-Kate & Ashley Olsen Celebrate Their Nominations at CFDA Fashion Awards 2017!

But the industry awards show was also historic - the same designer took home the award for best men's and women's designer for the first time in almost three decades. Under his leadership, the brand has also delivered some seriously dope campaigns. Having risen to the helm of the American design house in August of last year, the 49-year-old Belgian designer has continued to gain praise for his vision of the brand , after showing his debut collection at New York Fashion Week in February.

Author: 0 Woman accused of urging boyfriend to kill himself goes on trial

When Roy changed the subject, Carter wrote: "When are you gonna do it?" Another gripping text comes from the day Roy died. He was found dead the following day in a U.S. "Prosecutors will have to prove that Carter causes Conrad Roy to kill himself and essentially caused his death", Medwed told The Washington Post .

Author: 0 TNTM: DC Comics Wonder Woman movie review

It's probably safe to say that superhero fans are breathing a sigh of relief knowing how much positive buzz is surrounding Wonder Woman at the moment (you can read our review here). I think we can all agree the trailers look wonderful, but how does the actual movie shape up? She describes the routine: "Two hours a day of gym work and two hours a day of fight choreography and stunts, and one and a half hour a day of horseback riding, which is a lot harder than you might think".

Culture Jurors and Alternates in Place For Cosby Sex Assault Case
Author: 0 Jurors and Alternates in Place For Cosby Sex Assault Case

Judge O'Neill, was present for jury selection: " No one should make an effort to be on this jury, and no one should make an effort to not be on this jury ", he instructed the first set of 100 potential jurors. Bill Cosby , left, arrives with one of his attorneys Angela Agrusa, for the third day of jury selection in his sexual assault case at the Allegheny County Courthouse, Wednesday, May 24, 2017 , in Pittsburgh .

Author: 0 "Wonder Woman" soars on Rotten Tomatoes

Given the way Deadpool nearly immediately changed the superhero landscape following its own record-breaking run at the box office, you can bet studios will be scrambling to capitalize on the success of Wonder Woman as well. At DC, " Wonder Woman " beats out Christopher Nolan's "The Dark Knight ", which earned a 94 percent freshness rating, and this year's "The Lego Batman Movie", which earned a 90 percent.

Culture Paris Police Shoot, Wound Hammer-Wielding Assailant Outside Notre Dame
Author: 0 Paris Police Shoot, Wound Hammer-Wielding Assailant Outside Notre Dame

Union official Cedric Michel said a man armed with a hammer went after police who were patrolling the esplanade in front of the world-famous cathedral known for its gothic architecture and gargoyles. "It was really scary, we had no idea if there were any accomplices inside", she said. Trapped in Notre Dame Cathedral after police shoot a man. Robbie Thomas, who was visiting Notre Dame at the time, told Sky News that "probably a couple of thousand" people were inside the cathedral when the ...

Author: 0 Man U return to top on Forbes' Most Valuable Soccer Teams list

Manchester United have dethroned Champions League winners Real Madrid as the most valuable football team in the world, according to the annual list published recently by Forbes . However, Premier League teams dominated this list too as six teams made the cut. German champions Bayern Munich ($US2.71 billion) were ranked fourth while Serie A champions Juventus ($US1.26 billion) were ninth.

Culture Prince Harry pays tribute to terror victims
Author: 0 Prince Harry pays tribute to terror victims

Harry will join Australia's prime minister Malcolm Turnbull and governor-general Sir Peter Cosgrove for the event marking 500 days to the start of the global championship for injured, wounded and sick military personnel and veterans. Harry went on to spend the morning watching a display of sailing - a new sport that will be added to the roster of events for the Sydney Invictus Games in October next year.

Culture 3rd suspect identified in London attack
Author: 0 3rd suspect identified in London attack

Butt and his two accomplices drove a hired van into pedestrians on London Bridge before stabbing people in the area around Borough Market . Police on Tuesday named the third attacker in the weekend terror assault in London amid mounting anger, two days before an election, over how the jihadist killers had apparently escaped surveillance.

Culture London Bridge attack: What we know about the 3 suspects
Author: 0 London Bridge attack: What we know about the 3 suspects

Mr Rowley said work was continuing to understand more about the attackers, "their connections and whether they were assisted or supported by anyone else". "What Donald Trump did in response to the British tragedy was, again, I think, inappropriate for a toddler, much less the president of the United States", Rep.

Culture 'Pirates 5' Nabs $77-M in US, 'Baywatch' Drowns with $23-M
Author: 0 'Pirates 5' Nabs $77-M in US, 'Baywatch' Drowns with $23-M

Dead Men Tell No Tales has had a healthy start to its cinema run - but the devil is in the detail when it comes to its box-office numbers. Directed by Joachim Ronning and Espen Sandberg, the film stars Johnny Depp , Kevin McNally, Geoffrey Rush , Javier Bardem , Brenton Thwaites , Kaya Scodelario , Orlando Bloom and Keira Knightley in key roles.

Culture London Terror Attack: 2 Suspects Just Identified
Author: 0 London Terror Attack: 2 Suspects Just Identified

Given the speed with which the attack was ended, it wasn't clear whether having more police on the beat would have prevented it, but questions persisted over whether investigators had the resources to look into such complaints and whether crucial opportunities were missed that could have saved lives.

Author: 0 Southern Rock Legend Gregg Allman Has Died At 69

The brothers had no particular inclination for music but Allman cited two influences that inspired him - a concert he and his brother attended in Nashville in 1960 and a mentally-challenged neighbour who taught him to play the guitar. Drummer Butch Trucks died earlier this year. In 2007, Allman would recieve the diagnosis that he had Hepatitis C , which he believes originated from an infected tattoo needle, and would later undergo a liver transplant in 2010 .

Author: 0 Kathy Griffin Fired From CNN After Donald Trump 'Severed Head' Photoshoot

CNN , which the AP reported had called the images "disgusting and offensive" after Griffin posted the video on Tuesday, announced Wednesday it would not invite her back this year for the Times Square live New Year's Eve special she had co-hosted annually since 2007 with CNN's Anderson Cooper.

Culture George and Amal Clooney welcome twins Ella and Alexander
Author: 0 George and Amal Clooney welcome twins Ella and Alexander

The pair was born Tuesday morning, according to George Clooney's publicist Stan Rosenfield . Both children, born at a hospital in London, are "happy, healthy and doing fine". "Everyone is happy, but on the other hand there is a whole host of expectations, and a lot of judgment", said Hall, who is also chair of comparative humanities at the University of Louisville, Kentucky.

Author: 0 Nebraska State Soccer Association investigating tournament

Mili Hernandez and her team weren't allowed to play in the final of their soccer tournament on Sunday because organizers said the team roster had Hernandez listed as a boy. "They said the president made his decision and there wasn't changing that". "With short hair. And that's ok", Wambach said in a video posted on Instagram .

Culture Nicola Sturgeon: Scotland could decide General Election
Author: 0 Nicola Sturgeon: Scotland could decide General Election

With polls showing the Tories' once commanding lead over Labour has all but disappeared, the First Minister has said the SNP would help Mr Corbyn become Prime Minister in a hung parliament and she envisaged "all sorts of deals". Ms Davidson said every single MP would stand up for Scotland. "People ask me to take it off the table". "A Labour Government that will deliver a £10 minimum wage, £3billion more for Scotland's budget, dignity for the disabled, and a National Investment Bank to ...

Culture Comey Asked AG to Not Leave Him Alone With Trump
Author: 0 Comey Asked AG to Not Leave Him Alone With Trump

One of the country's top intelligence leaders, Director of National Intelligence Daniel Coats , said that President Trump asked him to intervene with James Comey and his investigation into his disgraced adviser, according to a report .

Culture Trump Healthcare Bill Fails To Keep Promises
Author: 0 Trump Healthcare Bill Fails To Keep Promises

Now, larger shares fear the cost of health care for themselves or their families (45 percent ), they're ability to acquire and keep coverage (34 percent) and the quality of that coverage (34 percent) would get worse under the GOP plan to scrap the law.

Culture Seahawks react to selection of backup quarterback Austin Davis
Author: 0 Seahawks react to selection of backup quarterback Austin Davis

In the end, he gritted through them and started all 16 games of the season, leading his team to the divisional round of the playoffs. Carroll refused to comment on contract specifics the team discussed with Kaepernick , a starter the last five years for San Francisco.

Culture The Bill Cosby 'New York' Magazine Cover Still Says It All
Author: 0 The Bill Cosby 'New York' Magazine Cover Still Says It All

Defense lawyer Brian McMonagle immediately attacked what he said were inconsistencies in Constand's story, disputed that Constand was incapacitated, and made the case that she and Cosby, who was married, had a romantic relationship. "It had more to do with business than it did with me personally", she said. Johnson said that she felt like she was under water and woke up on Cosby's bed to find him behind her and making grunting sounds.

Author: 0 UK Government, London Mayor Sadiq Khan Clash Over Donald Trump Invitation

It was one in a series of tweets from the president, who also targeted the media for trying to give cover to Khan, saying they were "working hard" to sell his argument. "But as far as what Sadiq Khan has said about the reassurances he's offered the people of London , I think he was entirely right to speak in the way he did", he said.

Author: 0 George and Amal Clooney welcome birth of twins

Amal Clooney on Tuesday gave birth to twins , a boy and a girl, the first children for the worldwide human rights lawyer and her movie star spouse. "And I was like, "how far along is she?' And he goes, 'eight weeks", he said . "I know swaddling. I know what I'm in for", he joked. George married Amal in September 2014 in Venice , Italy, surrounded by loved ones. When speaking of his change of heart regarding marriage, George said , "I'm a much happier person, and we have a very ...

Culture British government, London mayor clash over United Kingdom invite to Trump
Author: 0 British government, London mayor clash over United Kingdom invite to Trump

A new search is underway in a neighborhood near the home of two of the London Bridge attackers, hours after police said they had freed everyone detained following the attack. He added: "No matter who is in government it is always the case that sometimes an extremist, a terrorist, a murderer may get through". But he appeared in a Channel 4 documentary entitled " The Jihadis Next Door " about British extremists that was broadcast a year ago, according to local media.

Author: 0 Alleged NSA Leaker's Maryland Activity Not Of Interest To Investigators

Subsequent reports linked the two incidents . The Intercept even shared a copy of the document with government officials, who confirmed that it was indeed classified at the top secret level, "indicating that its unauthorized disclosure could reasonably result in exceptionally grave damage to the national security", the affidavit said.

Author: 0 George and Amal Clooney welcome twins: a boy and a girl

USA journalist Katie Couric also offered her congratulations, tweeting: "Congratulations to Amal & George Clooney on welcoming their twins, Ella and Alexander! ". He hit the jackpot. Clooney responded that he was very close to his family and said, "It is and I'm really close with my mom, too". George was one of Hollywood's most famous bachelors before marrying Amal in September 2014 in Venice , Italy at the age of 53.

Culture United Kingdom police arrest man at Heathrow airport over Manchester attack
Author: 0 United Kingdom police arrest man at Heathrow airport over Manchester attack

Police are appealing for information about Abedi's Nissan Micra and holdall. DCS Russ Jackson, the head of the north-west counter-terrorism unit, said: "Forensic examination has uncovered significant evidence inside". The attack on May 22 killed 22 people as well as the bomber Salman Abedi , a Briton of Libyan descent. Ismail Abedi, the dead bomber's brother, was arrested in the Manchester neighborhood of Chorlton a day after the attack.

Author: 0 Usher reveals why he missed Ariana's One Love Manchester concert

The star-studded gig also included performances from other musicians such as Katy Perry , Pharrell Williams and Justin Bieber . Before the concert Usher had sent out a video message sending love to those affected by the terror attack in Manchester which killed 22 people and left many injured.

Culture 1000 injured during Turin stampede, Italian police say
Author: 0 1000 injured during Turin stampede, Italian police say

Ronaldo's 20th-minute opener was cancelled out by a stupendous Mario Mandzukic goal, the Croatian chesting down Gonzalo Higuain's volleyed lay-off and arcing a sublime volley over Madrid goalkeeper Keylor Navas. And we're enjoying winning them at the moment. "When we conceded the second goal, we actually managed to create a couple of chances but we couldn't exploit them".

Culture 'I was frozen': Cosby accuser says she was drugged, groped
Author: 0 'I was frozen': Cosby accuser says she was drugged, groped

According to her testimony, Constand said she first met Cosby at a basketball game in the fall of 2002, when she was director of basketball operations at Temple University. Andrea Constand emerged from 12 years of silence Tuesday to testify at Cosby's sexual assault trial. Cosby grinned at the defence table as she struggled to explain them.

Culture Phillies legend Schmidt critical of Herrera
Author: 0 Phillies legend Schmidt critical of Herrera

Not everyone was critical of Schmidt. It is likely that Herrera's teammates will have his back on the issue over the Phillies Hall of Famer, but it will be interesting to see if these comments light a fire under Herrera and cause him to play better throughout the course of this season.

Culture Cyndi Lauper set to take Working Girl musical to Broadway
Author: 0 Cyndi Lauper set to take Working Girl musical to Broadway

The Girls Just Wanna Have Fun singer will write the songs for the U.S. stage adaptation of the 1988 film, which starred Melanie Griffith as an ambitious secretary. The movie was nominated for six Academy Awards, including for best picture, director, lead actress Griffith and supporting actresses Weaver and Joan Cusack.

Author: 0 Ariana Grande's One Love Manchester Concert Raised Over $3 Million

Ariana Grande has shared numerous touching images from the One Love Manchester tribute concert, as the BBC confirms that the concert broke iPlayer viewing records on Sunday night. Ariana Grande proved beyond a doubt this weekend that awesome things can happen when celebrities use their star power for good. In a Monday interview with Good Morning Britain, Campbell revealed that the 23-year-old singer didn't originally feel it was right to perform more upbeat dance songs for the event.

Author: 0 Selena Gomez Praises Ariana Grande & Justin Bieber For 'One Love Manchester' Performances

But after reportedly shepherding panicked young fans backstage at the tragic May 22 event, Joan came out to the One Love Manchester benefit show this weekend with a comforting message. "The fortitude of your city is extraordinary!" she wrote. "Don't Dream It's Over" by Crowded House - which was covered by Miley Cyrus and Ariana on the night - has now climbed up to 42 in the iTunes charts whilst "Hide and Seek" by Imogen Heap has made it into the top 50 too.

Author: 0 Bill Cosby's lawyers accuse prosecutors of blocking Black jurors

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. The woman, they explained, was a former Pittsburgh police detective who had been charged, though never convicted, in a department scandal and she had sued the city.

Author: 0 Battle of bad reviews box office: 'Pirates' beats out 'Baywatch' bomb

Johnny Depp's fifth outing as Jack Sparrow is looking at a three-day total of $62.2 million from 4,276 locations, and a four-day holiday weekend sum of $77 million. Suggested solutions to the problem-again, the problem is too many film critics telling the public that they think a movie is bad, thus discouraging them from buying tickets-include moving all critic screenings back to opening day or eliminating them entirely.

Culture Bill Cosby's accuser testifies at trial
Author: 0 Bill Cosby's accuser testifies at trial

They'll take the edge off, ' she quoted him as saying. But, at the time, Constand thought little of Cosby's alleged sexual advances that night. She says she then felt paralyzed and helpless as Cosby groped her. Other details did match up. David Mason and two other cops that she had been out with Cosby prior to joining him at his Philadelphia area home in 2004 - where he allegedly drugged and molested her.