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Arts&Culture Killed, 35 Wounded in Fresh Kabul Bombings
Author: 0 Killed, 35 Wounded in Fresh Kabul Bombings

It comes after an escalation in violence in recent days. Pakistan's Ambassador to United Sates Aizaz Ahmed Chaudhry has said that blaming Pakistan for failures in Afghanistan will not help improve the security situation in either country.

Author: 0 More arrests in Manchester bomb probe

The arrest took place in the Rusholme neighborhood, southeast of Manchester. Before the arrest, police evacuated the area and called out bomb disposal team to remove the auto from the area in southern Manchester which was visited by Salman Abedi, the bomber who died in May 22 explosions.

Arts&Culture London Bridge attacks: What we know so far
Author: 0 London Bridge attacks: What we know so far

He added that "it did not look like an accident", adding it was clear that police "thought they were responding to something far more serious than a road traffic accident". local time on London Bridge , just north of an area bustling with cafes and bars, and near the London Bridge rail and underground interchange.

Author: 0 Conservative lead narrows to three points in latest poll

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May speaks during a Q&A at Cross Manufacturing Company in Odd Down in Bath, Britain, May 31, 2017 . Using new constituency-by-constituency modelling, the projection by pollsters YouGov said the party could lose 20 seats to end up with 310.

Author: 0 Trump keeps his promises scrapping climate deal

European leaders have said the Paris accord can not be renegotiated. "We are already halfway there and we can accelerate our process further even without any support from Washington ", Bloomberg said. "The nations that remain in the Paris agreement will be the nations that reap the benefits in jobs and industries created", Obama said. Announcing America's intention to withdraw from the agreement sends a clear message to the rest of the world that the second-highest emitting ...

Author: 0 Putin Upbeat After Trump Withdraws US From Global Climate Agreement

Trump's announcement on Thursday that he would take the United States out of the Paris deal, saying it would undermine the US economy and cost jobs, drew anger and condemnation from world leaders and heads of industry. Fanta Coulibaly, 65, who sells vegetables in Mali's capital, Bamako, remembers when there was enough rain this time of year. "I think a lot of people appreciate his outspokenness".

Author: 0 First look at Laura Dern and Benicio Del Toro's Star Wars

Vanity Fair wrote that the covers will be available online Wednesday, on newsstands in NY and Los Angeles on May 31 and around the country on June 6. Behind him, we see Gwendoline Christie without her helmet as Captain Phasma. We love and miss our General Organa but we know she's probably watching over us with a Coke in hand.

Arts&Culture Gregg Allman, the pathfinder of Southern Rock, dead at 69
Author: 0 Gregg Allman, the pathfinder of Southern Rock, dead at 69

In Haynes' tribute, he writes about worshipping the Allman Brothers Band as a musician growing up in the South and how the band blended "soul, blues , rock, country, jazz-all mixed together in a way no one had ever done before". "We will all miss him", the statement concluded. Bathed in blues influences and aligning itself with the '60s successes of acts like The Band, Eric Clapton , The Grateful Dead and Jimi Hendrix, the Allmans, as they became known, pioneered a Southern-fried ...

Author: 0 Pound plummets on risks of a hung parliament

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn at a campaign rally. "They are adopting an aggressive negotiating position, which can only be met by strong leadership on behalf of Britain", she will say. The findings again weakened sterling which had earlier fallen nearly a cent against the USA dollar on the YouGov model before rising on a Kantar poll which showed May's lead had increased to 10 percentage points.

Arts&Culture Manchester police find 'significant' vehicle
Author: 0 Manchester police find 'significant' vehicle

On Friday evening, police in Manchester arrested their 17th suspect in connection with the terror attack. Six people have since been released without charge and 11 men remain in custody for questioning. Abedi, who murdered 22 and injured hundreds last week after he blew himself up at an Ariana Grande concert at the Manchester Area, held several calls with an ISIS cell in the North African country, Libyan security sources told the Telegraph.

Arts&Culture Several hurt in London Bridge 'attack', 1 feared dead
Author: 0 Several hurt in London Bridge 'attack', 1 feared dead

Shortly after 10 p.m. local time in London (5 p.m. ET), as the New York Times and many other sources have reported , a white van "mounted the sidewalk" on London Bridge and "mowed down pedestrians". Police said in March that 52-year-old Khalid Masood drove a auto into pedestrians on the Westminster Bridge , killing four people before fatally stabbing a police officer.

Author: 0 German Rock Festival to Resume after Terror-Threat Scare

After intensive searches and sweeps of the complete festival site by the police, there was no corroboration of any signs of acute danger. Yesterday, police evacuated tens of thousands of fans from the venue due to a terrorist threat. "Because of the last attack on a concert in Manchester, the security concept for Rock am Ring was modified in advance and the number of security officers was significantly increased to around 1,200", Koblenz police said.

Author: 0 Antoine Griezmann Just Broke The Hearts Of Manchester United Fans Everywhere

Manchester United have been linked with the France global for months, but now the transfer looks more unlikely than ever after Griezmann pretty much played down a move. Meanwhile, The Mirror state that on the back of the interest in Griezmann waning, United will turn their attention to Lyon star Lacazette. Atletico Madrid said the ban, which restricts them from registering any new players until January 2018, "causes irreparable damage to our club".

Author: 0 Justin Bieber jets into Germany ahead of benefit concert

TMZ.com reports that she went room to room to greet her fans and the little kids were overjoyed to see her. Grande promised free tickets to the One Love Manchester show for all those who were at her concert. "It was (a) tough realisation that we thought we may have lost her ", he shared. " She is on cloud nine", he said. Preparations: The stage at Emirates Old Trafford cricket ground being set up for Ariana Grande's concert .

Author: 0 Police say terror attack in London, reports of fatalities

Trump's appeal for his travel ban followed his emergency request that the Supreme Court reinstate the executive order that would bar people entering the United States from six predominantly Muslim countries. Other witnesses then saw at least three men exit the van, before they carried out knife attacks on people in the Borough Market area. There would have been a lot of people on London Bridge .

Arts&Culture USA states, cities and firms unite behind Paris accord
Author: 0 USA states, cities and firms unite behind Paris accord

Why is the USA paying other countries to reduce their emissions? Trump's announcement on Thursday that he would take the USA out of the Paris accord, saying the agreement would undermine the U.S. The mayors of those cities, however, said they disagreed with Trump's decision. It marked a direct stand against the Trump administration and a formal commitment to upholding the targets of the Paris agreement.

Author: 0 Trudeau Team 'Disappointed' Over U.S. Exit From Paris Climate Accord

The rally, named after Mr. Trump's remark about representing "citizens of Pittsburgh, not Paris " when announcing he was ripping up the Obama-era agreement, was organized by the Republican Party of Fairfax Country, Virginia, in the D.C. as having "turned its back on the worldwide community". Here at the Monkey Cage, we've provided in-depth analysis over the years on the Paris accord, climate change, energy security and environmental developments.

Author: 0 Police respond to terror attacks on London Bridge, nearby market

President Trump responded to the incident with a message of support on Twitter. At 7:24 p.m. ET, President Trump tweeted his support for London and the United Kingdom. She continued, "One of them had a big knife, then he came in and walked around the restaurant, I guess they just kind of stabbed anyone that they saw and knocked things on the ground and then we just hid".

Author: 0 Too early to say if London incidents are militant attack

BBC reporter Holly Jones , who was on the bridge at the time , said she saw a man driving the van "probably traveling about 50 miles an hour". Witnesses said a white van mounted the pavement on the bridge and drove into people, reminding numerous March 22 incident on Westminster Bridge that left five people dead.

Arts&Culture Nashville helps Preds' celebrate history with 1st Cup Final
Author: 0 Nashville helps Preds' celebrate history with 1st Cup Final

Quality shots: The Predators have outshot Pittsburgh , 64-39, in the two games but have nothing to show for it. Predators' goaltender Pekka Rinne has given up eight goals in just two games played thus far. Neal made it 3-1 with 22.6 seconds left in the second, banking the puck off Murray's left arm for his first goal in the series and sixth of the playoffs.

Arts&Culture Race for the Golden Boot
Author: 0 Race for the Golden Boot

Prior to losing to Sunderland, the Tigers had won seven of eight unbeaten matches at the KCOM Stadium. Kane, 23, has had a third consecutive season of prolific scoring as his reputation as one of Europe's elite strikers continues to soar.

Author: 0 USA takes combative tone in the face of global criticism

He said the US would "cease all implementation" of the accord, under which his predecessor Barack Obama had voluntarily agreed to reduce emissions by about 1.45 billion tonnes by 2025. Trump's line, meant to convey that he was protecting jobs he claims would be lost through the accord, was nevertheless rebuffed by Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto , who tweeted: "Pittsburgh stands with the world & will follow Paris Agreement".

Arts&Culture The First Trailer For New 'That's So Raven' Spinoff Is Pretty Raven
Author: 0 The First Trailer For New 'That's So Raven' Spinoff Is Pretty Raven

News, the series finds the two friends as "divorced single mothers raising their families in the same chaotic household". "It's not always about you, Booker", Raven tells her son, as he's about to tell her about one of his visions. The first spin-off from the show was "Cory in the House", and it starred her on-screen little brother and their father in the White House . Watch the trailer below, and don't miss Raven's Home when it premieres on the Disney Channel on July 21.

Author: 0 MTV Will Livestream Sunday's Manchester Benefit Concert

She visited Royal Manchester Children's Hospital , where she surprised patients with hugs, Instagram photos and words of encouragement, according to the Associated Press . Ticketmaster originally set aside 14,200 seats for original concert goers to attend for free, and sold an additional 35,000 tickets to raise money for the benefit.

Author: 0 'House of Cards' throws shade at Theresa May for ducking United Kingdom debate

Jeremy Corbyn's "floundering" when pressed for figures on the cost of his party's childcare policy has given newspaper columnists a tasty morsel to chew over in today's editions. Mr Hawkins said the audience response was "a reflection of the fact that the Conservatives were on the back foot because Theresa May didn't turn up - and therefore it's a bit of an easy target".

Author: 0 Two-goal Ronaldo keeps Madrid kings of Europe

Three minutes later it was game over as Ronaldo netted his 12th goal in the tournament, moving a goal clear of Messi. "I'd been sitting on the bench, studying the game and I noticed that [Juventus goalkeeper] Angelo Peruzzi was always positioned far from his goal", he explained later.

Author: 0 Pedestrians mowed down by auto, throats cut, shots fired

The incidents in London Bridge and Borough Market are being treated as " terrorist incidents ", according to Met Police . Britain's Sun newspaper said there were as many as seven fatalities and more than 20 people wounded. "He hit about two people in front of me and then three behind", Jones was quoted as saying. A third incident in Vauxhall has been confirmed as a stabbing but not terror related.

Arts&Culture London on attack again, casualties feared
Author: 0 London on attack again, casualties feared

The force tweeted a warning telling people in the area to run to safety, hide and then call police if it is safe to do so. A spokesman for Prime Minister Theresa May says she is being briefed on the incident at London Bridge. A photo posted on social media showed what appeared to be two men lying on the ground with canisters strapped to their bodies and police officers standing over them.

Author: 0 Win it for me, Pirlo tells Juventus

With that in mind, let us see who the key men are in Saturday's Champions League Final at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff , as Juve bid for a third European Cup and Real a 12th. No player has scored a European Cup final hat-trick since AC Milan's Pierino Prati managed it in a 4-1 win against Ajax in Madrid in 1969 and when Ronaldo stepped up for a 35-yard free-kick in the 90th minute, the script appeared to have been written.

Author: 0 MTV will stream Ariana Grande's United Kingdom benefit concert

Grande returned to Britain on Friday to lead an all-star benefit concert on Sunday and quickly headed for a hospital in the northern English city where numerous injured are being treated. This is a handout photo taken from CCTV made available on Friday June 2, 2017 and issued on by the Greater Manchester Police of Salman Abedi, at an unknown location in Greater Manchester, England in the days just prior of the attack on Manchester Arena.

Author: 0 Ariana Grande gave 'seriously injured' fan hugs and gifts during hospital visit

Grande is returning to Manchester , England, almost two weeks after a bomber killed 22 people at her Manchester Arena show on May 22. She visited Royal Manchester Children's Hospital , where she surprised patients with hugs, Instagram photos and words of encouragement, according to the Associated Press .

Arts&Culture Bill Maher uses racial slur during 'Real Time' interview
Author: 0 Bill Maher uses racial slur during 'Real Time' interview

While neither Maher nor Sasse addressed the slur in the moment, by Saturday afternoon, both had done so. "I know and love Bill Maher but this is unacceptable". HBO previously announced that " Real Time " has already been renewed through 2018. But social media was not amused, with many calling for Maher to be fired.

Author: 0 Freeform, ABC to air Ariana Grande's Benefit Concert

The youngster, wearing an Ariana Grande top and with a large teddy bear on her hospital bed, was all smiles as she received a hug from her pop idol. Peter Mann, the father of Jaden, who was injured during the attack, only had good things to say about Grande. "Never seen jaden so happy!even cried again myself".

Arts&Culture Ex-Penn State officials face sentencing in Sandusky scandal
Author: 0 Ex-Penn State officials face sentencing in Sandusky scandal

Spanier, 69, will serve four to 12 months in jail and also got two years of probation. He will spend three months in jail followed by house arrest and a $5,000 fine. "It sickens me to think I might have played a part in children getting hurt", Schultz told the judge. Those men described McQueary's account to Spanier.

Author: 0 Could executive privilege block Comey testimony? 5 things to know

Comey is now clear to testify after speaking with Robert Mueller , the former FBI director appointed to be special counsel in the FBI's investigation of Russian election meddling. Another moment Comey reportedly memorialized in a memo was Trump asking Comey to back off investigating his first national security adviser, retired Army Lt.

Arts&Culture Kathy Griffin Fired By CNN After Posting Beheaded Head of Trump
Author: 0 Kathy Griffin Fired By CNN After Posting Beheaded Head of Trump

Trump Jr had tweeted: "Disgusting but not surprising". In a statement , Melania said a photo opportunity like this makes you wonder about the mental health of the person. It was accompanied by several other, less provocative photos and a behind-the-scenes video in which Griffin says she and Shields aren't afraid to "do images that make noise".Griffin released the Trump photo on Tuesday and the severe backlash was almost immediate.In the video, she said, "I went way too far".

Arts&Culture Leah Remini joins 'Kevin Can Wait' season 2 as series regular
Author: 0 Leah Remini joins 'Kevin Can Wait' season 2 as series regular

Leah Remini is joining the Kevin James sitcom " Kevin Can Wait " as a series regular for Season 2, Variety has learned. Leah first appeared on the two-part season one finale, where she played a wise-cracking police officer named Vanessa Cellucci who formally worked with Kevin's character.

Author: 0 Legendary southern rocker Gregg Allman to be laid to rest

Collectively between the Allman Brothers Band and solo work, Allman released 17 studio albums and 18 live albums, including the classic 1971 double LP At Fillmore East, which is considered one of the greatest live albums of all time. The funeral service was private, with room for only about 100 people inside the small chapel. Allman died May 27 at his home near Savannah, Georgia, at age 69.

Author: 0 Ariana Grande visits injured fans in Manchester ahead of charity concert

In addition to visiting injured fans, Grande also met the family of 29-year-old Martyn Hett, who was among 22 people killed in last month's suicide bomb attack. "Lily's face lit up and Ariana was wonderful with her". MTV will also livestream the benefit concert starting at 1:55 p.m ET. The show will also stream live on Ariana Grande's Facebook page and YouTube channel.

Author: 0 Off Air with Tony Tone: We need Wonder Woman!

Raised on a sheltered island paradise, when an American pilot crashes on their shores and tells of a massive conflict raging in the outside world, Diana leaves her home, convinced she can stop the threat. To date, only Lebanon has chose to ban the film, which was inspired based on character in DC Comics. Are there any iconic comic book storylines that you'd suggest DC turn to for the focus of a sequel film? Pine plays a heartwarming second fiddle, letting Gadot take the lead and letting his ...

Arts&Culture At least 12 killed in blasts near funeral in Kabul
Author: 0 At least 12 killed in blasts near funeral in Kabul

The Chief Executive, the Justice and Foreign Ministers had also been present at the funeral , but were quickly confirmed to be alive and uninjured. Friday's protest followed a bomb attack on Wednesday which killed 90 people in the city's diplomatic district.

Author: 0 Grande's One Love concert tickets sell out

The show will take place this Sunday (June 4) at the 50,000 capacity Emirates Old Trafford Cricket Ground. The ones who haven't claimed their free tickets can now register for tickets to One Love Manchester until 14:00 BST on Thursday. A statement from Ticketmaster said the site "was unsurprisingly met with remarkable demand for One Love Manchester tickets we had on sale this morning - 140,000 fans were on the website and our call centre was buzzing".

Author: 0 5th Pirates Wins Over Soft Memorial Day Weekend

On Sunday Vol. 2 overtook Guardians of the Galaxy ($333.2 million) to become the 5th highest grossing entry in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Disney owns the lucrative Pirates of the Caribbean franchise . And at No. 3, a movie that even The Rock couldn't save. On Memorial Day weekend, it clearly pays to be a pirate . or at least Jack Sparrow. While " Pirates " is expected to sail through to a $275 million opening-weekend , according to The Hollywood Reporter , " Baywatch " is ...

Arts&Culture CBS Says Pelley Out As 'CBS Evening News' Anchor
Author: 0 CBS Says Pelley Out As 'CBS Evening News' Anchor

According to sources , he is likely to return full-time to 60 Minutes , the network's flagship news program, which he is now a correspondent. While Pelley's ratings have been down, "There's also been friction between him and [Rhodes]", one source told the newspaper.

Arts&Culture How Paul McCartney Landed His 'Pirates Of The Caribbean' Cameo
Author: 0 How Paul McCartney Landed His 'Pirates Of The Caribbean' Cameo

The characters are those we know and love, Captain Jack Sparrow (Depp) and Captain Hector Barbossa ( Geoffrey Rush ), and their respective crews. 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 interviews for the film in Los Angeles.

Arts&Culture Kathy Griffin: President Trump is 'trying to ruin my life'
Author: 0 Kathy Griffin: President Trump is 'trying to ruin my life'

Anderson Cooper , her cohost on CNN's New Year's Eve broadcast, also criticized her, and the network, which is usually critical of the president, fired her from the telecast. Venues in New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania canceled November shows. The Community Arts Theatre in Williamsport, Pennsylvania, posted on its website that the show had been dropped "due to the recent controversy surrounding Kathy Griffin and the concern for the safety and security of our patrons and staff".