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Arts&Culture White House won't comment on Jared Kushner controversy
Author: 0 White House won't comment on Jared Kushner controversy

Asked whether he would be concerned as a general matter if someone in the administration or National Security Council sought back-channel communications with the Russian embassy, McMaster said he would not. On Saturday, the AP confirmed that the Senate Intelligence Committee, which is investigating Russia's meddling in the 2016 USA presidential election, has requested information and documents from Trump's campaign.

Author: 0 May to confront Trump over attack leaks

Intelligence shared between the United Kingdom and the United States "must remain secure", British Prime Minister Theresa May will emphasize to President Donald Trump , following leaks of the Manchester attack to the New York Times . It is unclear who the source of the leaked information was. The official threat level in Britain was raised after the Manchester attack to " critical ", its highest level, meaning a further attack could be imminent.

Author: 0 Iowa shuts down No. 1 seed Nebraska in Big Ten baseball tournament

Josh Davis dug Northwestern in an early hole, giving up three solo home runs - one each to Marty Costes , Will Watson and Kevin Smith - in the first two innings. "I'd rather have the ball in my hands than anyone else's hands". The win marked the third time the Hawkeyes bested the Cornhuskers this season, as they were the only team to win a series against Nebraska in the Big Ten.

Arts&Culture Sean Hannity warns fans of organized, left-wing effort to 'silence' him
Author: 0 Sean Hannity warns fans of organized, left-wing effort to 'silence' him

Suzanne Scott, the president of programming at Fox News , met with Hannity on Tuesday to encourage him to drop the conspiracy theory, per CNN . The speculative report, published a week earlier, quotes a private investigator suggesting that Seth Rich had some connection to WikiLeaks and its leaks of DNC emails previous year.

Arts&Culture Eurovision 2017 averages 6.7m viewers on BBC One
Author: 0 Eurovision 2017 averages 6.7m viewers on BBC One

He was joined on stage to reprise the song, the 2017's Let It Go moment, by his sister Louisa who composed it. The 2017 Eurovision 2017 victor of the competition was Portugal's Salvador Sobral , who scored 382 points from juries and 376 points from viewers, including 8 from the UK.

Author: 0 Man Utd Players Celebrate In Changing Room After Winning Europa League

If Souness was wrong about the standard of United's football (as the result demonstrated, long-ball tactics are not the preserve of bad teams), he was a tad more accurate about its effect on the viewer. "That's how we felt before the game, that's how we feel now. We're all proud of them, it was a great achievement". Wayne Rooney has commented on his Manchester United future.

Arts&Culture Manchester Police Make Another Arrest in Bomb Attack Probe
Author: 0 Manchester Police Make Another Arrest in Bomb Attack Probe

A German intelligence official said, "we must clarify whether Abedi knew people in Syria who he met" in Germany. May to raise leaks of intelligence on Manchester attack with Trump. The star immediately flew home to the United States following the atrocity but has revealed plans to return to the city to meet those affected and raise funds for the victims and their families.

Author: 0 Don't feed the sea lions

A man, who Fujiwara thinks was a relative, jumps in after her and bystanders pull them to safety. The moment a young girl was pulled into the water by a sea lion. A girl watching the sea lion stood near the edge of the dock and onlookers laughed when the animal rose out of the water and then went back in. Mr Trites said the sea lion most likely mistook the girl's dress for food.

Arts&Culture Some women-only screenings planned for 'Wonder Woman'
Author: 0 Some women-only screenings planned for 'Wonder Woman'

The superhero movie opens in theaters nationwide next week, and the Alamo Drafthouse Ritz in Austin, Texas scheduled two female-only nights for a few days later. One male reader questioned why men would be shunned at all for this particular film, declaring: "50 Shades of Grey. Yes". "She's 3,000! So it's hard to just pick one, but I would love to explore the early years of her in man's world", she said.

Arts&Culture CBS Unveils New Primetime Lineup For 2017
Author: 0 CBS Unveils New Primetime Lineup For 2017

Its themes are more reminiscent of Wonder Years compared to the original series. The sitcom "Me, Myself & I" looks at man's life in three phases: 14-year-old in 1991, then 40 in today's world and finally 65 in 2042. Asked about ABC's decision to reboot " American Idol " next year after Fox dropped it in 2016, Moonves said CBS was offered the same chance but decided the show was so costly it would need an improbably big audience to break even.

Author: 0 Betty Shelby Found Not Guilty In The Shooting Death Of Terence Crutcher

Officer Shelby said she shot him when he appeared to be reaching into the driver's window of the S.U.V., fearing that he was getting a gun, though no weapon was found in the vehicle or on Mr. At that point, Shelby fired her weapon and Turnbough fired his Taser, she testified . Crutcher's twin sister, Tiffany Crutcher , pleaded for charges to be filed against Shelby after the death of her brother.

Author: 0 Manchester attacker's younger brother arrested in Tripoli

Abedi, 22, the suspected suicide bomber, died at the scene of Monday night's attack at an Ariana Grande concert . Interior minister Amber Rudd had described the leaks as "irritating" early on Thursday, after details about bomber Salman Abedi , including his name, first appeared in US media, adding that Britain's allies were perfectly clear that it "shouldn't happen again".

Author: 0 Theresa May to confront Donald Trump over intel leaks on Manchester bombing

All are men, aged between 18 and 44. The terror threat level in Britain has been raised to "critical", as Prime Minister Theresa May warned that another attack "may be imminent". Britain hunted Thursday for a Libya-linked jihadist network thought to be behind the deadly Manchester bombing as US President Donald Trump threatened to prosecute anyone leaking details from the investigation to US media.

Arts&Culture BA cancels flights from London's Heathrow, Gatwick
Author: 0 BA cancels flights from London's Heathrow, Gatwick

British Airlines representatives repeatedly apologized for the problem on its Twitter account - which did not go down with the other system, and thus hosted a barrage of complaints throughout the day. "Basically, we're unable to get any information, data related to the passenger flights", he added. It said it had found "no evidence that it's a cyberattack", with Britain still recovering from a ransomware attack that crippled key infrastructure earlier this month.

Author: 0 Ringling Bros. to stream final circus after 146-year run

The allegations of elephant abuse prompted municipalities around the country to ban elephant bullhooks - a sharp metal tool used by the handlers - or to prohibit wild animal performances altogether, as Los Angeles recently moved to do. Capping a legacy that stretches back to the legendary 19th century showman P.T. Barnum, the circus bids adieu at a series of shows this weekend at newly refurbished Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale on New York's Long Island.

Author: 0 Gregg Allman of The Allman Brothers Band dies at age 69

During that time , Gregg considered being on the road playing music with his brothers and solo band for his beloved fans, essential medicine for his soul. Gregg Allman , whose soulful vocals made the Allman Brothers Band one of rock's top acts in the 1970s in a career that also was marred by tragedy and drug abuse, died on Saturday at the age of 69, his official website said.

Author: 0 Soundgarden singer Cornell hangs self

The Wayne County (Mich.) Medical Examiner's Office ruled Cornell's death a suicide by hanging. "A full autopsy report has not yet been completed". Soundgarden reunited in 2010 and embarked on the current USA tour last month. Soundgarden were the first grunge band to sign on to a major label (A&M in 1988), opening the gate for Nirvana, Pearl Jam and Alice In Chains to storm the music world with songs that focused on identity and social issues.

Author: 0 Chris Cornell Laid to Rest Beside His Friend

As his music played, musicians Tom Morello , Pharrell Williams and actor Brad Pitt were among those gathered Friday to remember Chris Cornell at a private memorial at the Hollywood Forever Cemetery. The Soundgarden frontman, who died last week , was cremated at the Hollywood Forever cemetery , attended by many luminaries of the rock world of which he was a very popular figure.

Author: 0 Ariana Grande plans charity concert for Manchester attack victims

BERLIN (AP) - The suspected bomber in the concert attack in Britain passed through Germany and Turkey before the attack, authorities said Thursday. United Kingdom police have accused U.S. British officials are particularly angry that photos detailing evidence about the bomb used in the Manchester attack were published in The New York Times , although it is not clear that the paper obtained the photos from USA officials.

Arts&Culture United Kingdom police stop sharing info on Manchester attack with U.S. after leaks
Author: 0 United Kingdom police stop sharing info on Manchester attack with U.S. after leaks

US President Donald Trump threatened to prosecute those responsible for the "deeply troubling" security breach, which has strained the close relationship between Washington and London . The channel said its investigation reveals how Abedi grew up on the same housing estates in south Manchester as a group of young men who radicalised each other with some fighting for ISIS in Syria and Iraq.

Author: 0 Death toll in Egypt attack on Christians rises to 29

At least 26 people, including children are dead and dozens more, were killed after masked gunmen opened fire on a bus carrying Coptic Christians in Egypt . "The Minya incident is unacceptable to Muslims and Christians and it targets Egypt's stability", Al-Azhar's Grand Imam Ahmed al-Tayeb said in a statement .

Arts&Culture Abe congratulates Iranian President Rouhani on re-election
Author: 0 Abe congratulates Iranian President Rouhani on re-election

The moderate Rouhani was elected president for a second term on May 19, some 57 percent of the voters backing him with over 23 million votes. "Clearly it's going to be hard to back down on some of this stuff", said Professor Abbas Milani, director of the Iranian Studies programme at Stanford University.

Arts&Culture Companies pull ads from Sean Hannity's show on Fox News
Author: 0 Companies pull ads from Sean Hannity's show on Fox News

But for months, right-wing media outlets have floated unproven theories that Rich was the person who provided Wikileaks with thousands of internal DNC emails, and suggested his death was retribution for the supposed leak. Hannity believes this theory would exonerate Russian Federation and, therefore, Trump from interfering with the presidential campaign . It was not clear whether Fox pulling the story from the website will stop some of its commentators from trying to advance the story.

Arts&Culture Paper says Kushner sought secret Russian Federation channe
Author: 0 Paper says Kushner sought secret Russian Federation channe

Obama officials told Washington Post reporters that the best they can surmise is perhaps Trump's campaign was afraid it'd get out to the media that they were trying to talk to the Russians. One source told Reuters that two of the contacts were phone calls between April and November, 2016. Since all of these previously undisclosed meetings took place before Trump was sworn in, it could raise potential problems for Kushner.

Author: 0 Aishwarya Rai Bachchan celebrates mom Vrinda Ria's birthday with Aaradhya Bachchan

However, an official confirmation is awaited from the Mani Ratnam. It's a romantic drama, which will be a bilingual and will be made in Hindi and Tamil. But I have just started listening to scripts. As per the sources, the discussions between Mani Ratnam and Aishwarya Roi is progressing fast. Meanwhile, Ram Charan is now with his busy schedule of Sukumar's untitled flick.

Author: 0 Manchester terror investigation: United Kingdom police make 9th arrest in bombing probe

Mark Rowley said "immense" progress had been made in the investigation into Salman Abedi , who killed 22 people, seven of them children, at a pop concert in Manchester on Monday. An official said one element of the investigation was whether Abedi was part of a larger terror cell. Salman and his brother Ismail, now 23 - who was arrested Tuesday - stayed in Britain to finish their studies, although Salman dropped out of college at the beginning of his second year.

Arts&Culture Past Jame Bond Stars Pay Tribute To Roger Moore
Author: 0 Past Jame Bond Stars Pay Tribute To Roger Moore

On Tuesday, the world is minus a famous " Bond ". He landed an MGM studio contract but only had supporting roles during the 1950s. He will also be remembered fondly for playing Simon Templar in the TV series, The Saint , in the '60s.

Arts&Culture Pippa Middleton Recycled A Bridal Accessory She Wore To The Royal Wedding
Author: 0 Pippa Middleton Recycled A Bridal Accessory She Wore To The Royal Wedding

Pippa Middleton kept the fashion world guessing until the last minute when she got out of a classic Jaguar convertible wearing a custom-made wedding gown designed by Giles Deacon . Princess Charlotte was born in 2015, Wills and Kate's second child after Prince George . Prince Harry's girlfriend Meghan Markle was a no-show for Pippa Middleton's fairytale wedding ceremony - but the actress had very good reason for not being there.

Author: 0 British police 'working closely' with U.S. again after 'fresh assurances'

British officials are particularly angry that photos detailing evidence about the bomb used in the Manchester attack were published in the New York Times , although it's not clear that the paper obtained the photos from US officials. Abedi died in the attack. "It's very clear that this is a network that we are investigating", Manchester police chief Ian Hopkins told reporters. "This damage is even greater when it involves unauthorized disclosure of potential evidence in the middle of ...

Arts&Culture Shared intelligence must remain 'secure,' May to tell Trump
Author: 0 Shared intelligence must remain 'secure,' May to tell Trump

U.S. officials released the suspected bomber's name and other details of the investigation into the deadly attack at the Manchester Arena Monday night, irking British investigators scrambling to keep details of the probe confidential. The decision to stop sharing police information with US agencies was an extraordinary step for Britain, which is usually at pains to emphasize its "special relationship" with the United States.

Author: 0 British police stop sharing Manchester attack info with the USA after leaks

President Donald Trump said the USA will investigate intelligence leaks about the Manchester bombing as Prime Minister Theresa May complained to him about the lapses. British Prime Minister Theresa May will meet Donald Trump on Thursday to talk about leaks to the U.S. media. "Compared to other people I'm quite lucky really", she said.

Arts&Culture What to know about the Trump administration and the Paris climate agreement
Author: 0 What to know about the Trump administration and the Paris climate agreement

The G7's Italian presidency placed this year's summit in Sicily to underline the proximity of the crisis. "I think we hit a home run no matter where we are", Trump told the soldiers. But he also held one-on-one meetings with the leaders of Japan, the United Kingdom, Canada and Germany . However, there was relief that Trump agreed to language in the final G7 communique that pledged to fight protectionism and commits to a rules-based worldwide trade system.

Arts&Culture British Airways cancels flights from London after global IT outage
Author: 0 British Airways cancels flights from London after global IT outage

Travellers at airports serviced by BA are predictably flooding the company's Twitter account with complaints. A spokeswoman for British Airways declined to comment on the number of services or passengers involved and said in response to a question that "there is absolutely no evidence to suggest this has anything to do with a cyber attack".

Arts&Culture Jay Z's Tidal streaming service loses its 3rd CEO in 2 years
Author: 0 Jay Z's Tidal streaming service loses its 3rd CEO in 2 years

Toig's departure is just the latest shakeup in a number of leadership changes since Jay Z acquired and then launched the service in early 2015. More changes are coming to the Tidal family as its third CEO has made his exit. Tidal released a statement exclusively to Billboard detailing his departure. Jeff Toig left Tidal in March after the company received a $200 million investment from Sprint.

Arts&Culture Monaco GP: Vettel tops final practice, Button given penalty
Author: 0 Monaco GP: Vettel tops final practice, Button given penalty

But especially here you are not entirely the master of your own fate, as many things can happen in a long race. "It is a hard one to get right, but if you do, it is great". "I am not counting out Mercedes ", he said. "I am sure they will be back to full force on Saturday (for qualifying )". Improvements were few and far between in the hectic final minutes, leaving Ferrari with a comfortable one-two out front.

Arts&Culture Texas considers trans bathroom bill for public schools
Author: 0 Texas considers trans bathroom bill for public schools

All members of the East Texas delegation, Reps. Flynn called it protection "from anyone trying to take advantage of the political correctness nonsense that is increasingly pushed upon the majority of Texans who share traditional values". Democratic state Representative Senfronia Thompson noted this issue, drawing comparisons between the bill and Jim Crow-era laws enforcing segregation between races.

Author: 0 Sean Hannity's Seth Rich Obsession Just Cost Him An Advertiser

Hannity has reported details of the story that critics say are baseless, namely that Rich leaked DNC emails to WikiLeaks , and his murder was a result of those actions. A few advertisers, including Cars.com, have pulled their business from Hannity's show. "I did it out of my own heart", Hannity said. The show reached 2.5 million viewers, or 50 percent more than it had for the same night a year earlier, the Nielsen company said.

Author: 0 British Police Stop Sharing Manchester Attack Information With US After Media Leaks

Ms May said in a televised statement on Thursday (UK time ) she would "make clear" to Mr Trump at an upcoming North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit that intelligence shared between the two countries must remain secure. British intelligence officials were also reported to be working with German authorities to find out who bomber Salman Abedi met and where he went after trips to Syria and Libya .

Arts&Culture Zlín celebrates Manchester United win and Europa League qualification
Author: 0 Zlín celebrates Manchester United win and Europa League qualification

Paul Pogba dedicated Manchester United's Europa League title triumph on Wednesday to the 22 people killed in Monday's terror attack in Manchester, saying: "We played for the people who died". Victory enabled United to complete a sweep of European trophies. "So it means a lot for me, it means for a lot for the club, for the boys and for the supporters, too, I believe".

Arts&Culture Kourtney Kardashian and Kendall Jenner Jet Out of Cannes With Their Boyfriends
Author: 0 Kourtney Kardashian and Kendall Jenner Jet Out of Cannes With Their Boyfriends

Heading to their awaiting jet in single file, the girls were closely followed by their boyfriends. The photographers and fans were delighted to see her land on the steps. 33-year-old Disick and 19-year-old actress Bella Thorne were seen enjoying each others company at a West Hollywood restaurant, before reportedly hitting up other evening hot spots and then heading home in his auto together.

Author: 0 United Kingdom stops sharing intelligence with USA after leak

The pictures were apparently taken by police investigators and, according to British government ministry sources, leaked by United States counterparts they had been shared with. Meanwhile, the search for accomplices to the cruel attack continues. Some investigators have feared that an experienced bomb-maker was at large. A German security official told The Associated Press on Thursday the report was accurate.

Arts&Culture Joy-Anna Duggar says
Author: 0 Joy-Anna Duggar says "I do" to her fiancé of three months

The couple went on to tell PEOPLE , "We feel so happy and so excited". After just a 4-month courtship and a 2-month engagement, the celeb & her love Austin Forsyth tied the knot in a romantic Arkansas ceremony on May 20. In the meantime, Joy-Anna and Austin spoke about the wedding in a video for TLC.com. The Duggars also announced the engagement of son Joseph and his girlfriend Kendra Caldwell , which took place during the wedding of their fifth daughter.

Arts&Culture Manchester police find important items; stop sharing with US
Author: 0 Manchester police find important items; stop sharing with US

May insisted Thursday that progress is being made in the Manchester bombing investigation but added the national threat level remains critical - meaning another attack may be imminent. Salman Abedi made frequent trips to visit his family in Libya, his father said, and was in the country last week, where he had told his mother he meant to go on a pilgrimage to Mecca.

Author: 0 Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales brings a fresh take on a exhausted franchise, tying itself back into events of the first three movies in the franchise. Depp is back in Captain Jack Sparrow's waterlogged boots for the first time since 2011's " On Stranger Tides ". The bumbling pirate is given a chance when he teams up with two bright young things, a disgraced navy sailor Henry Turner ( Brenton Thwaites ), and brilliant astronomer Carina Smyth ( Kaya Scodelario ).

Author: 0 GST Bill is going to be consumer friendly: Jaitley

Basic food items like cereals, eggs and meat will attract zero tax while processed food items will be charged between 12 and 28 per cent. ACs and refrigerators will fall in the 28% tax slab life-saving drugs have been kept at 5%. "The net effect of goods and services is not going to be inflationary because, once the system of input credits starts the actual incidence is going to be positively impacted".

Arts&Culture We'd exchange cup for victims' lives, says Mourinho
Author: 0 We'd exchange cup for victims' lives, says Mourinho

At times like this, we have to come together. "We just came to do our job and the boys were fantastic because they blocked (it out), they put a wall in front of their eyes and they stay isolated from everything. "If we could, we would obviously change the people's lives for this cup, immediately", Mourinho said. Ajax enjoyed 69 per cent possession and had 17 attempts, but only three on target, which didn't test Romero in the Manchester United goal.