Arts&Culture Jet owned by Elvis auctioned after sitting 30 years
Author: 0 Jet owned by Elvis auctioned after sitting 30 years

However, the buyer is not disclosed yet. It did, however, come with red velvet seats , a shag carpet, and woodwork which, according to the auction house, were designed by Elvis. McKay said that when he purchased the jet, it had a two-toned gray interior and "kind of looked like a casket". Federal Aviation Administration records show no interior changes were ever made to the jet, Carter said.

Author: 0 Who'll win? Cannes gears up for Palme d'Or prize night

The latter took the Grand Prix while Sweden's two-hours and twenty minute socio-political comedy The Square shockingly pulled ahead for the festival's top prize. An Iranian filmmaker struck gold at the Cannes Film Festival yesterday. The actress told broadcaster Canal Plus, "We saw lovely films". Moved, Almodovar then broke down into tears, saying "The majority of us loved Robin Campillo's movie, I'm sure it's going to be successful everywhere.

Author: 0 Cavaliers look to finish off Celtics

The Celtics pulled off the improbable comeback upset in Game 3 before Kyrie Irving and James combined to bring the defending champions back from 16 points down to win Game 4 Tuesday night. The Celtics also announced that Jae Crowder (left groin strain) and Amir Johnson (right shoulder sprain) are both probable. It's an indication that despite still being in a dire 3-1 hole, the resolve inside Boston's locker room remains strong.

Arts&Culture Alabama Executes Murderer Dubbed 'Houdini Of Death Row'
Author: 0 Alabama Executes Murderer Dubbed 'Houdini Of Death Row'

She said she paid him $US10,000. In a statement before the execution, Arthur read out the names of his children. The petition asks the Alabama Department of Corrections if Arthur's attorney, one of his designated execution witnesses, could have access to a telephone during his execution for the sole goal of communication with the courts or co-counsel.

Author: 0 US Supreme Court issues temporary stay in Alabama execution

Supreme Court said the planned execution of an Alabama inmate could proceed. Washington -Tommy Arthur was executed late on Thursday after his eighth, and final, rendezvous with the U.S. "While Arthur cherry-picks a few of these executions to seize on exaggerated accounts of movement or labored breathing, he wholly ignores the overwhelmingly majority of these executions, which by all accounts were unremarkable and proceeded smoothly", the state said in court filings this week.

Author: 0 Police arrests two more Manchester attack suspects

Salman Abedi, a 22-year-old Briton of Libyan descent, died in Monday's explosion, which killed 22 others and wounded almost 120 as crowds were leaving an Ariana Grande concert. Opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said it was the "responsibility" of governments to minimise the risk of terror by giving police the funding they need, after cuts made while Conservative Prime Minister Theresa May served as interior minister.

Arts&Culture Reported Hate Crimes Spike in Manchester After Bombing
Author: 0 Reported Hate Crimes Spike in Manchester After Bombing

United Kingdom police have identified 22-year-old Salman Abedi as the individual they suspect of having perpetrated the attack. Johnson played down any lasting rift between British and American intelligence authorities, praising the "vital importance" of work between US and British authorities, including intelligence sharing.

Author: 0 Baywatch release new clips starring Dwayne Johnson, Zac Efron & Kelly Rohrbach

Most critics have praised Chopra's performance as the baddie Victoria Leads. "Chopra's engaging, interesting and speaks with a distinctive cadence", said IGN. While Priyanka was in India in April this year for the promotions of her Hollywood debut film Baywatch , she did an interview with a leading TV channel and gave details about her character, Victoria Leeds, in the movie.

Author: 0 Watch Ringling Bros. hold its final show today

Among the stunts, she did a headstand on his shoulders and Laszlo Simet rode a bicycle around the wheel's rim while carrying his wife and another performer. The company said it chose to wrap up the show, which is famous for its animal acts and high-flying acrobatics, because high costs and a drop in ticket sales made the circus an unsustainable business.

Arts&Culture Ariana Grande to return to Manchester for charity show
Author: 0 Ariana Grande to return to Manchester for charity show

Security was tight as 40,000 runners pounded Manchester's streets in the annual half marathon (21.1 km) a day after Prime Minister Theresa May lowered the terror threat level, which was hiked following Monday's carnage. The SDF, which is nominally under the control of the Ministry of Interior in Libya's western capital, said in a statement that Hashem Abedi knew details of the bombing prior to the attack and allegedly confessed to having links to the Islamic State militant group (ISIS).

Author: 0 Ariana Grande plans show for Manchester victims

The Islamic State claimed responsibility for the attack, but British investigators have not yet concluded whether the perpetrator, 22-year-old British citizen Salman Abedi , acted alone or with accomplices. Police issued CCTV stills of Salman Abedi , bespectacled and casually clothed, in a plea for information about his movements between 18 May and the attack four days later.

Arts&Culture 100 firefighters battle blaze in LA canyon
Author: 0 100 firefighters battle blaze in LA canyon

Firefighters report that the blaze was burning in approximately 15-18 acres of light to medium brush with the potential of burning 30 acres. 3-4 acres of brush were found burning near a house on the block around 12:45 p.m., according to City News Service .

Arts&Culture Rockstar Gregg Allman dies at 68
Author: 0 Rockstar Gregg Allman dies at 68

Allman played his last concert in October as health problems forced him to cancel other 2016 shows. Allman had suffered the effects of hepatitis C for many years, leading to a liver transplant in 2010 . The Allman Brothers Band likewise split up in the 1980s and then re-formed several times over the years. "The news of Allman's demise was posted on his website on Saturday, which stated, 'Allman passed away peacefully at his home in Savannah, Georgia'".

Arts&Culture Dear, Harvard: 10 memorable quotes from Zuckerberg's speech
Author: 0 Dear, Harvard: 10 memorable quotes from Zuckerberg's speech

He began his speech telling students, "You accomplished something I never could". Zuckerberg recounted some memories throughout the stream, including when he was nearly kicked out of Harvard after creating a site called FaceMash. More recently, Facebook Live, the company's user-generated live streaming service has come under fire for a lack oversight , which has allowed users to stream everything from episodes of bullying to violent crimes.

Author: 0 Dead Men Tell No Tales' tells the same ole story

Captain Jack's only hope of survival lies in seeking out the legendary Trident of Poseidon, a powerful artifact that bestows upon its possessor total control over the seas. However, if you are going into it with high expectations, you may end up disappointed. Pirates of the Caribbean 5 ( Dead Men Tell No Tales ), the Hollywood movie that hit worldwide theaters yesterday has leaked online, according to some reports, and links for the full movie download are now available on internet.

Arts&Culture CCTV images of Manchester bomber on night of attack released
Author: 0 CCTV images of Manchester bomber on night of attack released

A bomb disposal truck is parked outside a house in Moss Side, Manchester during a police operation linked to suspected plotters of the Manchester Arena terror attack. "Our priorities are to understand the run up to this awful event and to understand if more people were involved in planning this attack". Photos showed an army bomb-disposal unit at the property.

Arts&Culture United Kingdom lowers security threat level as police close on bomber's network
Author: 0 United Kingdom lowers security threat level as police close on bomber's network

A German magazine reports that the Manchester concert bomber passed through Duesseldorf airport four days before the attack. The objective of the trip remains unknown. He said 800 of them succeeded but that Britain stopped another 600 would-be recruits from reaching their destinations. As Fadil spoke, a vehicle drove by the mosque and a man leaned out the window and shouted: "Shut it down".

Author: 0 UK spies believe 23000 terror suspects at large in UK

Police used an explosive device to get into a property to make the arrests. In a statement released on Saturday night, hours after the terrorism threat level in the United Kingdom was reducedfrom critical to severe, Greater Manchester's police chief, constable, Ian Hopkins and its deputy assistant commissioner, Neil Basu, senior national co-ordinator United Kingdom counter-terrorism policing, said the investigation was making good progress.

Author: 0 Manchester terror attack: Two more suspects arrested

Greater Manchester Police chief Ian Hopkins and Neil Basu, the national coordinator of counterterrorism policing, urged people to contact police if they had information about Abedi's movements between May 18 and Monday night. Jeremy Corbyn spoke as campaigning for the June 8 general election resumed after a three-day pause following the concert hall bombing in Manchester, in which 22 people died.

Author: 0 'The Square' wins Palme d'Or at Cannes Film Festival

Some critics have hailed Ostlund's film as "hilarious" however it is still seen as a surprise selection. Nicole Kidman is also very good in The Beguiled as the school's headmistress, but I suspect her Oscar chances are better for The Killing of a Sacred Deer , a comedic thriller from Greek director Yorgos Lanthimos, who was nominated a year ago for co-writing The Lobster .

Author: 0 #ManchesterBlast: Ariana Grande to hold concert for victims

Manchester-born Salman Abedi launched the attack on young fans attending a concert by U.S. pop star Ariana Grande in the latest atrocity claimed by the Islamic State group in Europe. The cousins of the bomber are believed to be among those attested. A teenage boy and a woman arrested by British police this week have since been released without charge, leaving 11 in custody on United Kingdom soil who were arrested "on suspicion of offences contrary to the terrorism act".

Author: 0 Hacker threat about stolen movie was a hoax, says Disney CEO

Overall, the weekend was down ~15% compared to Memorial Day weekend a year ago when both X-Men: Apocalypse and Alice Through the Looking Glass delivered underwhelming openings. Fox's " Alien: Covenant " should end up in fourth during its second weekend in theaters. Rounding out the top five, the YA adaptation " Everything, Everything " looks to have been a solid low-budget investment for Warner Bros.

Author: 0 'Large part' of Manchester attack network held

The latest arrest took place in the Rusholme ward of Manchester on Friday and followed by a few hours the detention of another suspect in the inner-city Moss Side neighbourhood, Efe news reported. British police have now resumed intelligence-sharing with their U.S. counterparts after a brief suspension over a series of leaks by American officials to journalists providing details of the Manchester bomb investigation.

Author: 0 Manchester attack: CCTV shows bomber before arena blast

Wearing a black puffa jacket, baseball cap, jeans and trainers, the CCTV images show Abedi in glasses, carrying the rucksack containing the device that killed 22 people and injured 119 others. Britain's spies believe there may be as many as 23,000 terror suspects at large across the country. However, the poll also suggested that 41 percent of respondents believe the Conservatives would handle defence and security best, compared to 18 percent who said the same of Labour.

Arts&Culture British police make a new arrest in Manchester Arena bombing
Author: 0 British police make a new arrest in Manchester Arena bombing

President Trump ordered the Justice Department to probe alleged information leaks by USA officials regarding the deadly concert bombing investigation here after British authorities announced Thursday they would stop sharing intelligence due to leaks of confidential and sensitive details about the case.

Arts&Culture Tulsa police officer acquitted in fatal shooting of unarmed man
Author: 0 Tulsa police officer acquitted in fatal shooting of unarmed man

Friends of Crutcher described him to The Associated Press as a friendly and generous person who went to church and was trying to turn his life around. She said she "thought he [Crutcher] had a gun" because he repeatedly put his hands in and out of his pockets and reached inside of his auto window. "It's deceitful and you should disregard it", McMurray told jurors .

Arts&Culture Geoffrey Rush Discusses Pirates of the Caribbean's Captain Barbossa
Author: 0 Geoffrey Rush Discusses Pirates of the Caribbean's Captain Barbossa

In a new interview with Digital Spy , Bruckheimer - who has produced every film in this franchise - was asked about the possibility of a future Pirates film that doesn't feature Depp as his famous character. When we reacquaint ourselves with Jack - in one of the film's most fun and over-the-top action sequences - he's at rock bottom. Three sequels followed, and now the saga is being continued with Salazar's Revenge .

Author: 0 Russians warned against visiting United Kingdom over terror threat

ABC News said that counterterrorism officials fear whoever built the bomb that killed 22 people and injured 64 others may have built other improvised-explosive devices which could be used in further attacks. "This special relationship that exists between our two countries will certainly withstand this particular unfortunate event", he said. In the wake of the attack, the UK's terror threat level was raised from severe to critical, meaning another attack is imminent.

Arts&Culture Sean Connery leads James Bond tributes to Roger Moore
Author: 0 Sean Connery leads James Bond tributes to Roger Moore

Loving thoughts with his family & friends", while Boy George added : "RIP Sir Roger Moore . "I am devastated to learn of Roger Moore's passing". To this date, I feel hard to imagine anybody else in James Bond's shoes other than Moore. Moore, who was 89 years old, was the man who played the character for the longest and brought a very distinct style to the role of Bond .

Arts&Culture Britain's Got Talent judges lose voting powers in format change
Author: 0 Britain's Got Talent judges lose voting powers in format change

Singers Martin and Faye Gregory-Lambert received four yeses from the celebrity judges on the primetime ITV talent show earlier this month for their spine-tingling operatic performance of The Prayer. Stephen also revealed some of the talented stars that viewers can look forward to seeing in semi-finals week, including X Factor's 5 After Midnight , Alfie Boe and Very Lynn as a hologram, Little Mix , former Britain's Got Talent favourites Diversity and reigning champion Richard Jones .

Arts&Culture RIP Gregg Allman of the Allman Brothers Band
Author: 0 RIP Gregg Allman of the Allman Brothers Band

Cher , Allman's third wife, remembered him on Twitter, but seemingly couldn't find the words. " Gregg Allman had a feeling for the blues very few ever have hard to believe that magnificent voice is stilled forever" - country legend Charlie Daniels.

Author: 0 LEADING OFF: Jeter's day at Yankee Stadium, and Mother's Day

If you'd like to read Michael Jordan's full letter published to The Players' Tribune you can do so below. Jeter began the ceremony with his family in Monument Park and didnt see the clips. "I think we've all been looking forward to it and I'm sure he's looking forward to it". The Bleacher Creatures' first-inning Roll Call of Yankees starters included Jeter, who led NY to five World Series titles during a big league career that spanned 1995-2014, and fans chanted Jeter's name in the ...

Author: 0 United Kingdom police arrest 2 more bomb suspects, raising total to 11

This is a handout photo taken from CCTV and issued on Saturday, May 27, 2017 by Greater Manchester Police who have altered the surrounding area of Salman Abedi , in an unknown location on the night of the attack on M. Along with the 11 suspects in United Kingdom custody, police in Libya have detained Abedi's father and younger brother. But Rowley said there were still "gaps in our understanding" of the plot, as investigators probed Abedi's potential links to jihadis in Britain, Europe, ...

Arts&Culture Ariana Grande to Host Benefit Concert in Manchester
Author: 0 Ariana Grande to Host Benefit Concert in Manchester

Britain's senior counter-terror officer Mark Rowley said "immense progress" had been made in the investigation, but further arrests were likely. On Thursday morning, the BBC reported that the Greater Manchester Police will no longer be sharing information on the bombing inquiry with their American counterparts.

Arts&Culture Baywatch is like The Avengers on the beach: Zac Efron
Author: 0 Baywatch is like The Avengers on the beach: Zac Efron

Movie Monks says, " Baywatch' is all about a fantasy of American lifestyle that involves sun, bikinis, beaches and the red floaties they carry around while running". Radio Times' Robert Luxford praised Priyanka some more. PeeCee's third look shows her love for leather, as she opted for a bold knee-length leather dress and made us all drool over her high-end fashion choices.

Arts&Culture Sounds of silence? Trump's body language speaks volumes
Author: 0 Sounds of silence? Trump's body language speaks volumes

But to European leaders, it fell far short of an explicit affirmation of Nato's Article 5 clause, the "one-for- all, all-for-one" principle that has been the foundation of the alliance since its establishment 68 years ago. While Trump's words were - as per his style - considered "blunt" and "direct" in many media reports, two facts remain, though they are both ignored by those same media reports: Trump was correct and his remarks are largely beside the point.

Author: 0 Trump's 'Historic' Visit To The Middle East: Much Ado About Nothing

He hoped his meeting with Muslim leaders would be "remembered as the beginning of peace in the Middle East - and maybe, even all over the world", a grandiose claim indeed. President Trump was the first US president to visit the Western Wall. " President Abbas noted that he was ready to begin negotiating (with Israel ) immediately", the readout said.

Arts&Culture Express your love for Mom with these Mother's day quotes
Author: 0 Express your love for Mom with these Mother's day quotes

Cello comes up with this ad campaign that urges to never stop valuing the love and devotion of a mom. "It's a 24-hour job", explained Christy Savage of Vestavia Hills. She's now coaching, an assistant coach. The thing is, she never asks for anything in return. Be with her not only in worst part, but also in our happiest moments and best times of our lives.

Arts&Culture Kansas House approves school aid plan some call insufficient
Author: 0 Kansas House approves school aid plan some call insufficient

The full Legislature has adjourned from special session until June 5 to allow the smaller teams to talk. Who should compromise in the future or in the event of a special session? John Cornyn (R-TX), as top Republicans tried to project a feeling that the GOP is making some headway in making changes to a bill approved in the House earlier this month.

Author: 0 Chris Cornell dead: Soundgarden, Audioslave frontman was 52

The friend then forced their way into the hotel room, where he discovered Cornell's body on the floor. The Soundgarden and Audioslave frontman was just 52 years old. Soundgarden's fame from the Grammy-winning album Superunknown back in 1994, with the hit song " Black Hole Sun".Were you a fan of Christ Cornell's bands? As well as fronting incredibly successful and influential bands, he also released a number of solo albums.

Author: 0 Pirates5 hack threat was hoax, says Disney

Depp which is scheduled to open in theaters Friday. "To our knowledge we were not hacked", Iger said in an interview with Yahoo Finance published Thursday. "In today's world, cyber security is a front burner issue", he said. 'We like to view technology more friend than foe. More opportunity than challenge.

Author: 0 The Top 5 Most Memorable Moments From Last Night's 'Billboard Music Awards'

Drake's biggest win of the night came when he won the Top Artist award, beating Adele , Rihanna, Beyoncé, the Chainsmokers, Ariana Grande, Shawn Mendes, Justin Bieber, Twenty One Pilots and the Weeknd. The Toronto-based rapper is now the biggest victor ever, but Quebec-born singer, Celine Dion was the musical star of the event. Vanessa Hudgens and Ludacris hosted the evening in an unexpected yet pleasant pairing.

Author: 0 Chris Cornell Dies At 52: Soundgarden And Audioslave Singer Killed Himself

Detroit police spokesperson Michael Woody released details of Cornell's death , telling Billboard , "When the units arrived they were met by a gentleman who indicated that Chris Cornell had been found in his room". Cornell released five solo records and toured Australia in 2015 with a string of shows off the back of the album, Higher Truth . In that CBS Sunday Morning appearance, Cornell performed an acoustic version of " Black Hole Sun ", Soundgarden's chilling 1994 anthem.

Arts&Culture 'Twilight' star Robert Pattinson revamps career at Cannes
Author: 0 'Twilight' star Robert Pattinson revamps career at Cannes

The former " Twilight " heartthrob has viewers raving over his leading role in the crime thriller " Good Time ", with Sandler earning awards buzz for the family comedy " The Meyerowitz Stories ". We shot an entire movie on the streets of NY, and not even a single person took a cell phone picture. He worked with a makeup artist to change his look.

Author: 0 8 people killed, including sheriff's deputy, in Mississippi shooting

Two of the targeted homes were in Brookhaven, while the third incident occurred in Bogue Chitto. Mississippi's governor has decried the killings of eight people who were shot to death in a rural area about 60 miles south of Jackson. In 2016, Godbolt filed an appeal to a judgment against him in a simple assault and disorderly conduct case. MS governor Phil Bryant issued a statement asking state residents to pray for the victims.

Author: 0 England beat South Africa by two runs to win ODI series

England all-rounder Ben Stokes urged the tournament hosts to maintain their momentum heading into the Champions Trophy after a dramatic series victory over South Africa at Southampton on Saturday. Buttler crashed his first ODI fifty since the tour of Bangladesh past year, from 46 balls, during stands of 77 with Stokes and 78 with Moeen. Moeen's off-spin, though, dragged England back into the match when De Kock, feathering behind, fell two runs shy of a 13th ODI hundred.

Author: 0 UK's May: Threat level to remain at 'critical'

A photo obtained - obtained by the New York Times from British law enforcement - appears to show evidence from the scene of the explosion. With British police investigating an alleged network linked to the British-born suicide bomber, Salman Abedi , the matter of information leaked to US media will be taken up by British Prime Minister Theresa May when she meets President Donald Trump at a later North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit, the BBC reported .

Author: 0 Oscar Isaac got slapped 27 times while filming 'Last Jedi'

That might mean that she's involved on the action sequence on Crait, but we're not sure what she's doing on the planet. Oscar Issac recently went on The Late Show With Stephen Colbert for an interview that has everything you could ever want, including incredible anecdotes about Carrie Fisher , childhood movie clips, dad jokes, and geeking out about Shakespeare interpretations as the actor prepares for his debut as Hamlet in NY this summer.