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Arts&Culture Fox News founder Ailes dies
Author: 0 Fox News founder Ailes dies

In a tweet on Thursday, Bush said, "He wasn't flawless, but Roger Ailes was my friend & I loved him". And the allegations went beyond just Ailes: In April, reports that the network had settled lawsuits with five women who alleged sexual harassment against network star Bill O'Reilly led to his firing.

Arts&Culture Ariana Grande concert blast: Every parent's worst fear
Author: 0 Ariana Grande concert blast: Every parent's worst fear

The Scottish National Party (SNP) has postponed the launch of its election manifesto, which was due today, and SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon said the news was "heartbreaking" and her thoughts were with the victims of the "barbaric" attack. The hashtag #RoomForManchester has popped up on social media, offering spaces to those unable to get home from the concert. Cellphone video showed chaotic scenes of people screaming and running in the aftermath of the blast.

Arts&Culture 8 judges on Venezuela's Supreme Court hit with USA sanctions
Author: 0 8 judges on Venezuela's Supreme Court hit with USA sanctions

Protesters blame Maduro for shortages of food and medicine. While Venezuelan leaders have lashed out at USA presidents frequently in the past, Maduro had largely been careful not to antagonize Trump. It reversed its decision a few days later but by then the opposition had seized the momentum. The members of Venezuela's Supreme Court of Justice allowed the country's executive branch to rule through emergency decrees, thereby restricting the rights of the people, the U.S.

Arts&Culture Celine Dion marks 20th anniversary of 'Titanic' film at Billboard Awards
Author: 0 Celine Dion marks 20th anniversary of 'Titanic' film at Billboard Awards

During her speech, Cher revealed, "I think luck has so much to do with my success". "That is not an applause thing; I'm 71 yesterday." she told the crowd. "I think he's right, but James Horner - who, unfortunately, passed away - I guess convinced him without telling him who was singing, he said, 'Please let me play you that song.' I did a demo and I guess he was convinced".

Arts&Culture Dramatic Video Captures Sea Lion Dragging Girl Into Water
Author: 0 Dramatic Video Captures Sea Lion Dragging Girl Into Water

Sea lions people see in aquariums may look tame, but they can be aggressive. "You saw [the sea lion] kind of initially lunge out of the water and give a little huff". He went on to say that the family displayed "totally reckless behavior" by allowing the young girl to sit on the ledge of the dock following the first time the sea lion snapped at her.

Arts&Culture Drake Wins a Record 13 Awards, Wizkid Takes 4
Author: 0 Drake Wins a Record 13 Awards, Wizkid Takes 4

The Electronic Dance Music (EDM) duo picked up Top Collaboration Award for their hit track "Closer" with Halsey. A leader of the grunge movement spreading out of Seattle, the 52-year-old will be buried Friday in Los Angeles. However, Dan Reynolds of Imagine Dragons summed up his career succinctly, noting he was "a true innovator", "a musical architect", "a prolific songwriting" and "a legendary performer".

Arts&Culture Arena blast: Manchester terror attack - what we know
Author: 0 Arena blast: Manchester terror attack - what we know

Sharing a snap of herself with Ariana, Miley Cyrus wrote on Instagram: "Wishing I could give my friend @arianagrande a great big hug right now. love love love you.so sorry you had to be apart of such a tragic event! my most honest condolences to anyone and everyone affected by this horrific attack! all I can do is send as much HOPE & PEACE your way!" There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the bombing, but U.S.

Arts&Culture Predators eliminate Ducks, head to first Stanley Cup
Author: 0 Predators eliminate Ducks, head to first Stanley Cup

Forsberg has 15 points (eight goals, seven assists) in the 2017 Stanley Cup Playoffs (16 GP), the most goals and points in a single postseason in Predators history. The Anaheim Ducks pulled even in the third period and maintained an attack that was as relentless as it was desperate. But this has been the best postseason ever for Rinne , a three-time Vezina Trophy finalist, a stretch ranking among the NHL's best.

Author: 0 Several dead at Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, UK after explosion

July McKenzie, who was shopping when the Arndale shopping center, said: "We were just in the shop and could hear people screaming and security guards telling everybody to get out". "On the way out we saw a boy who was probably about six and he got pushed over and people were just trampling on him", Cherry said. As of 10 a.m. ET on Tuesday, May 23, we have three confirmed identities of victims killed in the attack.

Arts&Culture Islamic State group claims deadly Manchester concert bombing
Author: 0 Islamic State group claims deadly Manchester concert bombing

May chaired an emergency Cobra (Cabinet Office Briefing Rooms) meeting here in the wake of the blast. She called it among the worst terrorist incidents in Britain and "the worst ever to hit the north of England". But what we hope is that the spirit of Manchester - a proud, multicultural, vibrant and tolerant city - will recover by coming together. "We are devastated and in shock but are staying positive and staying strong".

Arts&Culture Texas Senate approves 'religious refusal' adoption measure
Author: 0 Texas Senate approves 'religious refusal' adoption measure

The legislation to allow religious exemptions for adoption and foster care has passed the Senate on Monday and now heads to the desk of Republican Gov. "White. Colored. I was living through that era ... bathrooms divided us then, and it divides us now", Democratic state Representative Senfronia Thompson, who is black, said on the House floor.

Arts&Culture 'Supergirl' Previews General Zod in an Emotional Season Finale
Author: 0 'Supergirl' Previews General Zod in an Emotional Season Finale

It looked a bit wet, but also hopefully a lot of fun. Following this, Supergirl faces off against the evil Queen Rhea ( Teri Hatcher ) for the planet's safety while the Daxamite armies lay waste to the city. " Nevertheless, She Persisted " dedicates too much time to the exposition needed to explain the single combat ceremony as well as Lillian Luthor's atmospheric bomb.

Arts&Culture Rihanna and Lupita Nyong'o to star in meme-inspired film
Author: 0 Rihanna and Lupita Nyong'o to star in meme-inspired film

The journey from online meme to blockbuster movie quickly picked up steam when the Queen of Katwe star retweeted the idea to the " Work " singer in April. The original poster, which can not be traced anymore, pointed out that Rihanna looked like a con artist that scams rich men while Nyong'o plays the smart best friend who helps in the planning and hacking.

Author: 0 Congressmen Call On Trump To Recognize Jerusalem As The Israeli Capital

Monday in Israel at the president's brief public appearance with Netanyahu prior to their private meeting, Trump said he did not mention Israel in his meeting with the Russians. "The United States and Israel can declare with one voice that Iran must never be allowed to possess a nuclear weapon - never ever - and must cease its deadly funding, training and equipping of terrorists and militias", Trump said earlier on Monday.

Arts&Culture Drake topples Adele's record after scooping 13 gongs at Billboard Music Awards
Author: 0 Drake topples Adele's record after scooping 13 gongs at Billboard Music Awards

Drake won 13 awards, including that for the Top Artist, Top Male Artist , Top Billboard 200 Artist , Top Hot 100 Artist , Top Song Sales Artist , Top Streaming Songs Artist and Top Rap Artist . Even Drake took notice in his acceptance speech, adding that Hudgens looked "amazing", which drew envious looks from Nicki Minaj. Once known for her shocking performances of twerking and dangling naked from a wrecking ball, the singer performed the slow-burning love song "Malibu", without much of ...

Author: 0 Trump meets Palestinian leader in Bethlehem

Ahead of his visit to the Middle East, the second leg of a nine-day tour that began in Saudi Arabia and will move on to the Vatican, Italy and Belgium, administration officials indicated that Trump may talk about "Palestinian self-determination" in his public comments, a nod towards statehood.

Author: 0 Ringling Bros. shuts down the big top after 146 years

In a show of support, Circus World invited the performers in Ringling Bros Circus to be the Grand Marshalls in Baraboo's annual Big Top Parade this July. America's most celebrated circus Ringling Bros and Barnum and Bailey Circus has staged its final performance in NY, as emotional performers, and wistful crowd-goers bid farewell to an institution in U.S.

Arts&Culture Congressional panels pledge full probe into Comey firing
Author: 0 Congressional panels pledge full probe into Comey firing

The former national security adviser was sacked in February for reportedly misleading Vice President Pence and other White House officials about conversations with Russian ambassador Sergey Kislyak. Chaffetz said he expects to speak with Comey on Monday and that if there are any notes of White House meetings, "we're certainly pursuing them". A source told CNN that Mueller had been briefed on memos Comey had written about his interactions with Trump, including his recollection of ...

Author: 0 These Are The Victims Of The Manchester Terror Attack

But police have not said who was responsible for the bombing and ISIS routinely claims attacks it has no proven links with. Brian Kennedy , general operations manager at the Irish World Heritage Centre, which is a few kilometres from the Manchester Arena , said he has received no word of any Irish caught up in the attack .

Author: 0 Manchester attacker is Salman Abedi: security sources

There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the bombing, but USA officials drew parallels to the coordinated attacks in November 2015 by Islamist militants on the Bataclan concert hall and other sites in Paris that killed 130 people.

Author: 0 James Bond actor Roger Moore dies aged 89

As per his wishes, Moore will have a private funeral in Monaco . "The love with which he was surrounded in his final days was so great it can not be quantified in words alone", they added . The actor and activist was 89. Michael Ball said: "My dearest uncle Roger has passed on". Already so sad this day. - " Roger Moore , loved him". He was so amusing, kind and thoughtful to everyone around him and in that Roger taught me what a movie star really was and should be.

Arts&Culture Liberal group targets Hannity advertisers over conspiracy theory
Author: 0 Liberal group targets Hannity advertisers over conspiracy theory

Right-wing media have exploited Rich's murder to raise questions about whether Russian intelligence was the source of emails that Wikileaks dumped during the 2016 presidential campaign. Other Fox News employees criticized the network's role in peddling the conspiracy theory, but they did so anonymously while speaking to CNN senior media reporter Oliver Darcy.

Author: 0 Loud explosion heard at UK Ariana Grande concert

The bombing is the latest in a string of attacks that have hit Europe in recent years, several claimed by the Islamic State group. Other drivers were also out offering rides to people stranded in Manchester - including cake shop CakeAway, who said all its delivery drivers were available for lifts.

Arts&Culture Charlie Hunnam rejected offer from Game of Thrones
Author: 0 Charlie Hunnam rejected offer from Game of Thrones

On Wednesday, Humman spoke at the London premiere of the movie in Leicester Square. "I thought it was a lark, I thought he was just going to show up for a laugh because he is Guy's friend, but he took it all very, very seriously", he noted.

Arts&Culture Katy Perry opens up about Taylor Swift feud: 'She started it'
Author: 0 Katy Perry opens up about Taylor Swift feud: 'She started it'

The superstar readily admits that last year's US Presidential Election - which saw Donald Trump unexpectedly storm to victory over Hilary Clinton - has helped the transformation fans will see on her album. "There's a situation", Perry admitted. "It's so insane!" Perry confirmed , revealing that she had three backing dancers on her " Prism Tour" who then went to dance for Swift while her show was on hiatus.

Author: 0 Some killed in blast at Ariana Grande concert in British arena

Late Monday, Greater Manchester Police confirmed the bombing at the arena was a suicide attack and officials believe it was carried out by a lone male suspect. Jonathan Yates, 24, said on the concert floor, there was pandemonium. A representative for Grande confirmed the singer was unharmed from Monday's incident.

Author: 0 UK's May says police believe they know identity of Manchester attacker

President Donald Trump addressed the attack while overseas in Bethlehem, saying, "So many young, attractive innocent people living and enjoying their lives, murdered by evil losers in life". I won't call them 'monsters, ' because they would like that term. "But especially when there are so many children at this concert tonight". Concert goers wait to be picked up at the scene of a suspected terrorist attack in Manchester .

Author: 0 PM shocked at deaths in Manchester attack

Following the deadly attack , Isis supporters on Twitter and Telegram were celebrating . Those with no news from those inside amid the mayhem took to social media, appealing for help. "I thought what if there's a second bomb because I know sometimes that happens and I just wanted to get to safety for my girls", the 29-year-old homemaker added.

Arts&Culture Nicki Minaj and Nas are dating, I guess
Author: 0 Nicki Minaj and Nas are dating, I guess

Minaj later called him "a rap legend", saying, "I have a lot of respect for him". The TV host asked if they've had any sleepovers. I wanted to go a year without dating any men, I hate men. She also bluntly noted that she comes over to his place instead of him coming to her, so that she can leave anytime she wants. Nicki Minaj thinks rumored boyfriend Nas is "so dope".

Author: 0 Eight-year-old among those missing after Manchester terrorist attack

A witness who attended the concert said she felt a huge blast as she was leaving the arena, followed by screaming and a rush by thousands of people trying to escape the building. "We believe the attacker was carrying an improvised explosive device which he detonated causing this atrocity". "Ariana is OK. We are further investigating what happened ", he said.

Arts&Culture Bhanot family had refused to accept profits, claims
Author: 0 Bhanot family had refused to accept profits, claims "Neerja" makers

The movie earned a whopping Rs 125 Crores and as per the news , the filmmakers did not share 10% of the box-office collection with the Neerja Bhanot Trust and the family to honour the family's commitment. "This is effectively a retrospective negotiation and not as per what is signed by them years ago", read an excerpt from the statement. It is unfortunate that despite having a clear contractual arrangement the Bhanots have made a decision to dispute the financial understanding at this ...

Arts&Culture Iran shrugs off Trump threats, missile tests to carry on
Author: 0 Iran shrugs off Trump threats, missile tests to carry on

The kingdom "has never seen a ballot box", Rouhani told a press conference following a landslide vote in the country's presidential election on May 19, in which almost 42 million voters participated. "Our missiles are for peace, not for attack", he added. That's when Saudi Arabia executed a prominent Shiite cleric and protesters in Iran attacked two of the kingdom's diplomatic posts.

Arts&Culture Senior Telugu Actor Chalapathi Rao's derogatary comments on women
Author: 0 Senior Telugu Actor Chalapathi Rao's derogatary comments on women

Rarandoi Veduka Chudham is produced by Nagarjuna and stars his son Naga Chaitanya , "Respecting women is a way of life for me.The reactions shown on TV weren't for the statement made.Do I agree with it?Absolutely NOT!". Stars of the movie, Naga Chaitanya and Rakul Preet Singh , were present in the audience. Rakul , in a statement, said that she would have responded to Rao on the stage itself if she had known the meaning of what the actor had said.

Arts&Culture If Israelis and Palestinians make peace it may spread across region
Author: 0 If Israelis and Palestinians make peace it may spread across region

British officials have said they are treating the blast as an act of terrorism. Relying on one of his preferred insults, Trump said he would call the perpetrators "losers, because that's what they are". On Monday, Trump held talks with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Jerusalem . "Never mentioned the word Israel ". Netanyahu played down what has appeared to be a violation of an intelligence-sharing agreement with his country, saying U.S.

Arts&Culture Case against seven Tamil actors after failing to appear in court
Author: 0 Case against seven Tamil actors after failing to appear in court

The warrant was issued as the actors failed to appear before the court in connection with a case where they made defamatory remarks against journalists. Meanwhile, the actors approached the Madras High Court and filed dispense and quash petitions, which were recently dismissed, said Mr. Vijayan. Film actors also staged protest demonstration against the journalists.

Arts&Culture Nandita Das' 'Manto': Nawazuddin Siddiqui's first look poster out!
Author: 0 Nandita Das' 'Manto': Nawazuddin Siddiqui's first look poster out!

Featuring Rasika Dugal and Nawazuddin Siddiqui , the picture captures the Badlaapur actor trying to explain his views to his on-screen wife Safia Manto . Both actors have definitely got the look right, and bear a striking resemblance to the real Manto and his wife. A red-coloured broad brushstroke mars the portrait of Nawazuddin's Manto , perhaps to symbolise the bloodshed associated with the Partition that deeply affected the " Thanda Gosht " writer.

Arts&Culture Star Wars 8 Cast Takes Over Vanity Fair and It's Epic
Author: 0 Star Wars 8 Cast Takes Over Vanity Fair and It's Epic

The second shows the three First Order heavies - Captain Phasma (Gwendoline Christie), General Hux (Domhnall Gleeson), and Kylo Ren (Adam Driver). This cover offers fans their first look at Phasma without her helmet and their best look yet at Kylo Ren's new scars.

Arts&Culture Drake beats Adele's Billboard Music Awards record with 13 wins
Author: 0 Drake beats Adele's Billboard Music Awards record with 13 wins

The top victor of the night was rapper Drake (pictured above and below) who took home 13 prizes, beating a previous record of twelve awards given to Adele . Another throwback moment saw Celine Dion give a powerful performance of her classic hit My Heart Will Go On which celebrates its 20 anniversary this year.

Arts&Culture Miley Cyrus gets emotional while singing 'Malibu' at BBMAs
Author: 0 Miley Cyrus gets emotional while singing 'Malibu' at BBMAs

Miley was introduced by her younger sister Noah and father Billy Ray , with Noah cheerfully announcing her big sister would take the stage "for the first time with trousers on!" As tears filled her eyes and balloons rained down on the audience, it was evident that Miley was delighted to be back.

Arts&Culture Manchester bombing victim, 8, was
Author: 0 Manchester bombing victim, 8, was "a beautiful little girl"

He said: "Saffie was simply a attractive little girl in every aspect of the word". He told The Associated Press that the school confirmed Callander's death with members of her family. "They are being treated at eight hospitals across Greater Manchester". Charlotte Campbell was among the parents still looking for their children. Many people who attended the concert are still unaccounted for, like 15-year-old Olivia Campbell.

Author: 0 Relatives search for loved ones still missing after Manchester attack

Police also said officials arrested a man at the Arndale shopping center in central Manchester , but that the arrest is not believed to be connected to Monday night's attack. "Everyone started running and we just saw people dropping", said the woman. United Kingdom politicians around the country have expressed their shock and sadness over the attack, while General Election campaigning was suspended.

Arts&Culture Here's How Much Fox Spent Marketing Alien: Covenant
Author: 0 Here's How Much Fox Spent Marketing Alien: Covenant

Warner Bros .'teen romance " Everything, Everything " opened in third place with an estimated 12 million USA dollars in its debut weekend. The Prometheus follow-up kicked off its domestic run with estimated takings of $38-$40.2 million, having raked in $4.2 million from Thursday night preview showings and a further $15.35 million on Friday.

Author: 0 OPEC set to prolong oil cuts as delegates predict smooth meeting

He said the new deal would be similar to the current one "with some amendments" without elaborating. We believe global oil markets are rebalancing, as supply cuts by OPEC and non-OPEC allies started since January. The Saudi oil minister secured the nation's backing for a longer extension after talks with his counterpart Jabbar Al-Luaibi. "The market is gaining confidence from the agreement being adhered to and the material difference to the supply balance that's expected over time", ...

Arts&Culture Cher wows in revealing outfit before accepting Billboard Icon Award
Author: 0 Cher wows in revealing outfit before accepting Billboard Icon Award

The rapper broke Adele's record with 13 wins for the night as well as an eye-catching performance in the middle of famous Fountains of Bellagio. Cher also accepted the Icon Award that evening from Gwen Stefani who, though we know she is a fashion icon in her own right, looked like a wee plebeian standing next to Cher's glow.