Author: 0 Russian Federation claimed it had 'defamatory' intelligence on Trump

But Trump immediately railed against administration leaks in a flurry of tweets Sunday, calling them "fabricated lies". Expanding teams of lawyers and experienced public relations hands are being recruited to deal with the drumbeat of new revelations about Moscow's interference and possible improper dealings with the Trump campaign and associates.

Arts&Culture Drake beats Adele's Billboard Awards record
Author: 0 Drake beats Adele's Billboard Awards record

I'm like a year away from a Celine tat" pointing at his rib cage. The Hollywood actor and director, 86, has spent more time behind the camera in recent years and last appeared on the big screen in Trouble With The Curve in 2012. But shortly after Dion left the stage, she couldn't help but burst into song once more - but this time, she was singing along to Cher's performance of " Believe ".

Author: 0 Tom Cruise confirms "Top Gun" sequel

I know, it's happening. "It's happening, it is definitely happening ", the 54-year-old hearthrob confirmed with a grin. He then told the show's evidently shocked presenters: "You're the first people I've said it to - you asked me and so I'm telling you".

Arts&Culture 'Large part' of Manchester bombing network held: Scotland Yard
Author: 0 'Large part' of Manchester bombing network held: Scotland Yard

The BBC report states the "likely" culprit of the leaks are USA law enforcement officials who will have received access to the data through the transatlantic "Five Eyes" intelligence sharing agreement, rather than the White House. Eight men, aged 18 to 38, remain in custody. Abedi's family remained a focus, too, with a brother in England, his father and another brother in Libya among those detained.

Author: 0 US successfully tests ICBM defense system

One avenue that the Pentagon feels has been underexplored is the use of cyberattacks to stop missile launches before they occur. "The assessment is there was at least one missile but we are analyzing the number of missiles", he said . The latest test was of a short-range ballistic missile, which landed in the Sea of Japan on Monday. "As we agreed at the recent G7, the issue of North Korea is a top priority for the global community", Abe told reporters in brief televised remarks.

Author: 0 Greatest Show On Earth Bows Out With Last Performance

That move caused a steep slide in attendance and forced Ringling to close its doors. In May 2016, the company removed elephants from its shows, but ticket sales continued to decline. Just eight months later, the circus announced it is ending the "Greatest Show". And Barnum & Bailey Circus in 1919. Those owned by Feld, including a kangaroo, a camel and other tigers, have been found new homes that circus officials would not divulge.

Author: 0 Target Jarryd Hayne all you like, Daley tells Queensland

Asked if he had sought a meeting with NRL referees boss Tony Archer for clarification and to get his point across, Daley said he hadn't bothered because he did so a year ago to no avail. Coach Laurie Daley leads players out for the New South Wales Blues captains run at Robina Stadium on the Gold Coast , Tuesday, May 30, 2017. They like when people are starting to doubt them.

Arts&Culture What to expect on WWE Smackdown
Author: 0 What to expect on WWE Smackdown

They beat p Breeze and strip his costume off, but Fandango tags in and works double teams wearing his trench coat. "Ya boys are back", Xavier Woods screamed out. Flair, Carmella, Tamina, Natalya , and Lynch will compete in the match. In the house show match, the team of Nakamura and Zayn grabbed the victory, as one Twitter user provided some of the takeaways, including that Nakamura spent 80 percent of the match on the apron.

Author: 0 Trump tweets against Germany, escalating row after tense summits

Trump's tweet showed the deterioration of links with a key North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ally, yet his timing also highlighted Germany's web of relations with worldwide partners who broadly share Merkel's free-trade outlook and conviction on combating climate change.

Author: 0 Tiger Woods' DUI Arrest: Shocking New Details

Officers said Woods was cooperative but failed a roadside sobriety test. Breath and urine tests showed no alcohol in his system. According to the police report obtained by the Palm Beach Post, officers found Woods stopped at the side of the road completely asleep with his engine running and his seatbelt fastened.

Arts&Culture 'Pirates 5' Wins a Dreary Holiday Box Office with $77M
Author: 0 'Pirates 5' Wins a Dreary Holiday Box Office with $77M

While it was certainly an easy win, it also proves that this franchise has lost some of its luster. Just an inch outside of the top ten, but still making box office news, was the action sequel The Fate of the Furious with an estimated $1.8M putting the domestic sum at $223M.

Author: 0 Winners at the 2017 Cannes film festival

The first - and until now, only - female victor of the best director prize was Soviet director Yuliya Ippolitovna Solntseva in 1961. Spanish filmmaker Pedro Almodovar, who headed the jury of nine people that included Hollywood stars Will Smith and Jessica Chastain , said the film was about "the dictatorship of being politically correct".

Arts&Culture GODZILLA VS KONG To Be Directed By Adam Wingard
Author: 0 GODZILLA VS KONG To Be Directed By Adam Wingard

Once the darling of the indie horror scene with small films like A Horrible Way To Die and You're Next Adam Wingard has locked in a deal to direct Godzilla vs. Michael Straczynski. More information will be forthcoming as we get it. Wingard has already established himself as in the horror/thriller genre, taking the reins for low-budget titles like The Guest , You're Next , and, most recently, Blair Witch .

Arts&Culture Kannada producer Parvathamma Rajkumar passes away at 77
Author: 0 Kannada producer Parvathamma Rajkumar passes away at 77

The body will be placed at the Poorna Pragna grounds for people to pay their last respects. Parvathamma was born in Saligrama in the Mysore district of Karnataka on 6 December 1969. She was 13 when she married Rajkumar in 1953. Over the years, she took over the entire business and logistical side of her husband's career, giving him the opportunity to concentrate entirely on his work as an actor.

Arts&Culture Scott Pelley Reportedly Axed From 'CBS Evening News'
Author: 0 Scott Pelley Reportedly Axed From 'CBS Evening News'

It's a big development in the CBS newsroom as Pelley has been working there since 1989 in various roles. Pelley's office was cleared out on Tuesday while he was on assignment for " 60 Minutes ", the longtime CBS Sunday night newsmagazine, according to the New York Post gossip section's sources.

Author: 0 Urging love, Ariana Grande plans show for Manchester attack victims

In her first substantive comments since Monday's tragedy, the singer said she felt "uplift" by seeing fans' compassion after the blast which killed 22 people and was claimed by the Daesh group. Another brother and the suspect's father were arrested in Libya , witnesses and security forces said. Fadl, the community leader, disputed that account and the bomber's father insisted Wednesday in an interview with the AP that Salman had no links to militants, saying "we don't believe in killing ...

Author: 0 Cloud Computing holds off Classic Empire to win Preakness at Pimlico

Lookin At Lee was last of 10 much of the 1 3/16-mile Preakness and at least 17 lengths behind Kentucky Derby victor Always Dreaming early on. Always Dreaming , the 6-5 favorite in the field of 10, exhausted badly with John Velazquez in the saddle and finished eighth.

Author: 0 Activists Wonder Why Wonder Woman Playing, Seek Ban in Lebanon

Drawn into World War 1, Diana will have plenty of opportunities to be awesome, especially since the movie takes place almost a century before Batman vs Superman: Dawn of Justice , where she made her first film appearance. TL-LOS ANGELES-There are no deleted scenes in " Wonder Woman ", director Patty Jenkins has revealed. Well, though I'm not necessarily of the opinion that The DCEU needs saving, I am very happy to report that Wonder Woman is, at least from a certain ...

Arts&Culture Memorial Day Parade schedule
Author: 0 Memorial Day Parade schedule

Within an hour, veterans, scout groups, local organizations, and families placed the flags throughout the cemetery. "We stared in silence at the headstone labeled Robert Kapus, a name among thousands of names, and I am struck with a painful and morbid thought: all that is left of this great man, of his service and sacrifice to this country, is a tiny space of ash", she said.

Arts&Culture Takuma Sato of Japan wins Indianapolis 500, beating Helio Castroneves
Author: 0 Takuma Sato of Japan wins Indianapolis 500, beating Helio Castroneves

In almost the same position five years later, Sato leaned on lessons learned in that 2012 defeat and became the first Japanese driver to win the Indianapolis 500 . "Among the practice days, we worked together, we shared the information". The Indianapolis 500 , often shortened to Indy 500, is quiet different from Formula 1, where he has plied his trade for over a decade.

Author: 0 The Note: The White House staff shakeup begins

Dubke tendered his resignation just before Trump's "historic global trip " and offered to remain on board until a transition is concluded, Priebus said , adding that Dubke would assist in finding his replacement, and will "be a strong advocate for the President and the President's policies moving foward".

Author: 0 United Kingdom police say they've arrested some key players behind Manchester bombing

He is believed to have made trips to his parents' native Libya and Syria, where, according to the French interior minister, he may have forged links with the terror group Islamic State. However, the poll also suggested that 41 percent of respondents believe the Conservatives would handle defense and security best, compared to 18 percent who said the same of Labor.

Arts&Culture Philippine president urges Islamic State-linked rebels to hold dialogue
Author: 0 Philippine president urges Islamic State-linked rebels to hold dialogue

Displaced residents of Marawi city sleep on corrugated boxes at an evacuation center in Saguiaran township, near the besieged city of Marawi , Lanao del Sur province Sunday, May 28, 2017 in southern Philippines . "And if you can not be convinced to stop fighting, so be it. Let's just fight", he said. "Right now, he is still inside (the city)", Gen. Eduardo Ano told The Associated Press.

Author: 0 Kathy Griffin Apologizes for Bloody Decapitated Trump Image

I get it", she said. "Tyler and I are not afraid to do images that make noise", Griffin said. I went too far. "I caption this 'there was blood coming out of his eyes, blood coming out of his.wherever, '" she wrote in now-deleted tweets.

Arts&Culture Portland mayor calls for cancellation of free-speech rally
Author: 0 Portland mayor calls for cancellation of free-speech rally

One of the women tearfully thanked the men for their sacrifice. "The victims were standing up to hate and intolerance". "Our thoughts and prayers are with the heroes in Portland and the loved ones they left behind". Dan Rather, the former TV news anchor, said on Facebook that the men "were courageous Americans who died at the hands of someone who, when all the facts are collected, we may have every right to call a terrorist".

Author: 0 Sofia Coppla Becomes 2nd Woman to Win Best Director at Cannes

A satire of the art world, the film tells the story of a museum director desperate to make a success of his gallery, who stages a new installation called "The Square " to promote it. She sent a video message from Nashville saying she was "devastated" for not being present at the event. Jury member Smith made the best of the situation, pretending to be Kidman.

Arts&Culture STATEMENT: US Isolates Itself on Climate Change at G7 Summit
Author: 0 STATEMENT: US Isolates Itself on Climate Change at G7 Summit

US President Donald Trump is "wide open" on whether to continue US support for the Paris climate accord, Defence Secretary James Mattis says. German Chancellor Angela Merkel told reporters the climate debate was "controversial" and that the leaders of the other G7 nations - France, Japan, Canada, the United Kingdom and Italy - all urged Trump to remain a part of the 2015 agreement.

Arts&Culture Brook loses IBF welterweight title to Spence Jr
Author: 0 Brook loses IBF welterweight title to Spence Jr

Brook was clearly struggling due to a swollen left eye and after another knockdown, referee Howard Foster took the decision to step in. Spence, meanwhile, had already begun celebrating during the count, sensing his rival could not continue.

Author: 0 Pirates of Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales Review & Rating

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales also stars Kevin R. McNally as Joshamee Gibbs, Golshifteh Farahani as the sea-witch Shansa, David Wenham as Scarfield and Stephen Graham as Scrum. We have to make really, really good movies to make people stay away from their televisions. Depp, who's had a tough year in the headlines thanks to an acrimonious divorce from wife Amber Heard, as well as claims and counter claims about his behavior and lavish lifestyle, sat out media ...

Author: 0 Top Gun 2 Is Definitely Happening, Tom Cruise Confirms

This is going to happen". The plans for the sequel to the 1986 classic have been in the pipeline for some time, with legendary producer Jerry Bruckheimer tweeting a picture of him with Cruise back in January a year ago. The director of the original film, Tony Scott , died in 2012 , leaving the potential for a sequel uncertain, but Cruise has cleared the runway for takeoff.

Author: 0 UK Police Arrest 9th Man in Manchester Bombing Investigation

Abedi carried out the attack three days after returning to the United Kingdom, said the family friend, who described the father as "shaking" after learning of his son's involvement. The mosque where the Abedi family worshiped - and where Ramadan Abedi had once been responsible for issuing the call to prayer - on Wednesday denounced the blast and expressed hope that Manchester can heal.

Arts&Culture Animaniacs Reboot in the Works
Author: 0 Animaniacs Reboot in the Works

In a report from Indiewire , Speilberg, who had originally created the show on the heels of Tiny Toons Adventures, will be teaming up Warner Bros. once again in a full on reproduction of the series. Goofy Yakko, Wakko and Dot interacted with a large cast of cartoon friends and foes, the most famous of whom might be " Pinky and the Brain ". Animation are now in the early stages of "kicking around a brand new version" of the show.

Author: 0 Cannes Film Festival: Sofia Coppola wins best director award

The Moroccan-born Campillo was co-screenwriter of the 2008 Palme d'Or victor, " The Class ", directed by Laurent Cantet. He apologized for his appearance, saying the prize was "totally unexpected". "I just don't know why it's not changing", she said. Ruben Ostlund's " The Square " won the Palme d'Or this year. "But for the most part I was surprised by the representation of female characters on screen in these films".

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

To find the first female Best Director victor at Cannes , you have to go all the way back to 1961 when Russian director Yuliya Solntseva won Best Director for her film Chronicle of Flaming Years . There were no prizes for the first Netflix releases selected to be in competition for the Palme d'Or: Bong Joon-ho's " Okja " and Noah Baumbach's " The Meyerowitz Stories ".

Author: 0 Trump defends Kushner following Russian Federation investigation

Kelly was asked on Fox News on Sunday about reports that President Donald Trump's son-in-law and adviser, Jared Kushner , sought to set up secret lines of communication with Russian officials before Trump took office. "He didn't disclose a lot of his contacts with the Russians", Franken said. Following that segment, White House counselor Kellyanne Conway joined the show.

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Author: 0 Cannes: "The Square" Wins The Palme d'Or

Early today, Pedro Almodóvar and his Cannes jury announced the winners at the film festival's annual awards ceremony, but since it wouldn't be the Cannes awards without some surprises, they threw in a couple of bonus awards just for fun.

Author: 0 Wenger exit would leave Arsenal 'in lurch'

Arsene Wenger said Arsenal's "spectacular" 2-1 FA Cup final victory over Chelsea was just reward for an outstanding display from his team at the end of a turbulent season. "Sometimes I think it could be tiredness and I don't think - and I repeat - if my player dived he did it with the real intention to do this". Wenger berated those fans who had called for his exit during matches in the latter part of the season, but said he does not have to hold it against them in the long-run.

Arts&Culture Robert Pattinson Recalls How He Was Almost Fired From Twilight
Author: 0 Robert Pattinson Recalls How He Was Almost Fired From Twilight

But that approach apparently got him in trouble before he was famous, when he was working on the first " Twilight " movie, released in 2008. Movies that his serious commitment to method acting caused conflict during filming. "I don't think I did, anyway", Robert said, revealing that his refusal to do what he was told once got so bad that his agents had to visit the set to set him straight and prevent him from getting fired.

Arts&Culture Kourtney Kardashian bans Scott Disick from seeing kids
Author: 0 Kourtney Kardashian bans Scott Disick from seeing kids

And yes, we meant to write Sofia Richie and not Bella Thorne . has EXCLUSIVELY learned that Kourtney is "blown away" over how different her younger man is than her ex, Scott Disick . According to a source that spoke to E! The Keeping Up With The Kardashians star has only just got home from the French Riviera, but is already extending her streak of smoking hot bikini pics.

Arts&Culture Controversy: Theaters Holding 'Women-Only' Screenings Of 'Wonder Woman'
Author: 0 Controversy: Theaters Holding 'Women-Only' Screenings Of 'Wonder Woman'

There are two things I love in this world: movie theaters with zero tolerance for talking and texting , and Wonder Woman . The theater also pledged that every staff member working at the screening would be female. "It's sexist and bigoted", one Evan Johnson commented, though many others made fun of his over-the-top reaction. The Alamo Drafthouse announced women-only events at each of their metro area locations.

Author: 0 Swedish Art Gallery Satire 'The Square' Wins Palme d'Or at Cannes

The Best Actress prize went to Diane Kruger for In The Fade , Best Actor went to Joaquin Phoenix for You Were Never Really Here , and Best Director went to Sofia Coppola for The Beguiled . The award for the Best Screenplay was shared by Scottish director Lynne Ramsay for "You Were Not Really Here" and Greek director Yorgos Lanthimos for " The Killing of a Sacred Deer ".

Author: 0 Japanese driver, engine provide winning combination at Indy

Takuma Sato became the first Japanese victor of the Indianapolis 500 on Sunday when he denied Helio Castroneves a record-tying fourth victory as the two traded the lead in the closing laps. Castroneves was disappointed to fall short of the four-time winners club. "Being second again sucks, being so close to getting my fourth", Castroneves said.

Author: 0 'Midnight Rider' Gregg Allman and his rock music journey

The brothers spent a good bit of time in Jacksonville where they connected with drummer Butch Trucks , bassist Berry Oakley and guitarist Dickey Betts . Along with Elijah Blue , Gregg - who was diagnosed with hepatitis C in 2007 and underwent a kidney transplant in 2010 - is also survived by his children Devon , Layla , Delilah and Michael from past relationships.

Author: 0 Tiger Woods Asleep At The Wheel Before DUI Arrest, Police Say

The site reported that Woods' entourage spent yesterday morning telephoning the police station repeatedly, to try to find out whether the police had dashcam video footage of the incident. "I didn't realize the mix of medications had affected me so strongly ", he said. Woods apologized to his family, friends and fans and said, "I expect more from myself, too".

Arts&Culture Jhanvi Kapoor and Ishaan Khatter spotted together at 'Baywatch' screening
Author: 0 Jhanvi Kapoor and Ishaan Khatter spotted together at 'Baywatch' screening

Ishaan drove the auto himself. The screening event saw Ishaan Khattar , Jhanvi Kapoor , Varun Dhawan, Rohit Dhawan, Mohit Marwah, Aayush Sharma and others. Yes, present the talk of the B-town is Ishaan and Jhanvi dating news. Like a guide and mentor, Shahid has sternly advised Ishaan to maintain a low-key about his personal life and not be seen with Jhanvi publically until his debut film releases.

Arts&Culture Game Of Thrones Season 8 Episodes Confirmed
Author: 0 Game Of Thrones Season 8 Episodes Confirmed

Season 7 will be eight episodes long and will, fingers crossed, feature a dramatic Jon Snow and Littlefinger confrontation , as well as a battle royale featuring Daenerys Targaryen and her grown-up (and hot) dragons . The large cast includes Peter Dinklage, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Lena Headey, Emilia Clarke , Aidan Gillen , Kit Harington, Diana Rigg, Sophie Turner, Maisie Williams, and Iain Glen.