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Arts&Culture Lebanese ministry calls for ban of Wonder Woman movie
Author: 0 Lebanese ministry calls for ban of Wonder Woman movie

A boycott group, called Campaign to Boycott Supporters of Israel-Lebanon, has campaigned against showing the film in Lebanon. Posters of the movie and digital billboards have sprouted up around the Lebanese capital. Before she was Wonder Woman ( Gal Gadot ), she was Diana, princess of the Amazons, trained to be an unconquerable warrior. Wonder Woman positive she can defeat Superman .

Author: 0 Kelly defends plan for Russian Federation back channel as a 'good thing'

While he has called his first trip overseas a "home run", it was shadowed by reports about Moscow's interference and possible improper dealings with the Trump campaign and associates. Though he had not seen evidence of collusion when he stepped down on 20 January, Clapper said all the signs made an FBI investigation not only appropriate but necessary.

Author: 0 Trump defends son-in-law amid Russian Federation reports

Amid revelations that Kushner had undisclosed contacts with Russia's ambassador, Trump issued a statement that "Jared is doing a great job for the country". Kushner was a private citizen during the campaign and the reported meeting with Kislyak, but later become a special adviser to Trump. Right now they're talking about Jared Kushner - and have nothing nice to say.

Arts&Culture Young drivers finish strong in star-studded Indy 500 field
Author: 0 Young drivers finish strong in star-studded Indy 500 field

Sato beat Castroneves by 0.2011 seconds, setting a final time of 3:13:03.3584. "I just got to believe in myself, believe what the auto is capable of". And for a while, it appeared that the gamble might pay off with the ultimate prize, as Alonso battled frequently among the leaders in the race's early stages.

Arts&Culture Manchester attack: Bomber's father, brother arrested in Libya
Author: 0 Manchester attack: Bomber's father, brother arrested in Libya

USA president Donald Trump had earlier said the leaks were "deeply troubling". Grande wrote that her concert, by bringing people from varied backgrounds into the 21,000-capacity Manchester Arena, showed the power of music to unite. The mayor of Manchester, Andy Burnham, called the leaks "arrogant, wrong and disrespectful". Britain's Home Secretary Amber Rudd chaired another Cabinet Office Briefing Room A (Cobra) meeting today.

Author: 0 Guentzel's goal lifts Penguins past Predators in Game 1

Hornqvist hadn't played since May 13, Game 1 of the Eastern Conference final against the Ottawa Senators. Look, say what you will about the rule benefiting the Pens in this instance so who cares on a local Pittsburgh site, but this is a stupid rule that hurts the game.

Arts&Culture 'I didn't expect that to happen': father of Manchester bomber
Author: 0 'I didn't expect that to happen': father of Manchester bomber

Contacted by AFP, Greater Manchester Police declined to comment on the BBC report . According to ABC , at least eight other suspects allegedly connected to the attack have been arrested . One man was arrested after a property was searched in the Withington area of Manchester , while another was detained elsewhere in the city, Greater Manchester Police said.

Arts&Culture President Trump comes out in support of his son-in-law Jared Kushner
Author: 0 President Trump comes out in support of his son-in-law Jared Kushner

The White House has tried to downplay Kushner's contacts, and Trump himself issued a statement Sunday night saying that "Jared is doing a great job for the country". Sen. Lindsey Graham, a Republican from SC, said on CNN's "State of the Union" that he was skeptical of the back-channel story because he did not trust Russian officials.

Author: 0 Swedish Satire Takes Top Prize at Cannes

The brilliant Diane Kruger walked away with Best Performance By An Actress award for an otherwise politically contentious, divisive and problematic film: Fatih Akin's Aus Dem Nichts ( In The Fade ). He said his leather shoes had been flown ahead of him. The jury also presented a special prize to Nicole Kidman to celebrate the festival's 70th anniversary.

Arts&Culture Zuma survives no confidence vote, Dubai exit plan exposed
Author: 0 Zuma survives no confidence vote, Dubai exit plan exposed

According to insider reports - speaking to EWN , eNCA and News24 - the debate on no confidence in Zuma was tense and heated, and had an uncharacteristically angry Zuma openly threatening his detractors. Madonsela recommended that the chief justice appoints the person to lead such an inquiry, but Zuma insists that only he, as president, has the power to appoint such a person.

Arts&Culture Ariana Grande wants to hold benefit concert in Manchester
Author: 0 Ariana Grande wants to hold benefit concert in Manchester

A third son, 18-year-old Hashim, was arrested in Tripoli late last night, according to a Libyan government spokesman, Ahmed bin Salem. The daughters were safe. The suspected bomber in the concert attack in Britain passed through a German airport before the attack, police said Thursday. Manchester police arrested a man reported to be Abedi's brother.

Author: 0 Ariana Grande to return to Manchester for benefit concert

They provided no details on the individuals arrested. Hundreds of soldiers have been sent to replace police at high-profile sites including Buckingham Palace and Parliament, and police armed with submachine guns are being deployed in city centers, transit hubs, tourist areas and major events.

Arts&Culture Young Co Down choir knocked out of BGT semi-final
Author: 0 Young Co Down choir knocked out of BGT semi-final

A choir made up of missing people's relatives and backed by Kate McCann are among the lucky Britain's Got Talent semi-finalists. You will be able to see how David gets on during the week ahead. On Tuesday's semi-final classical singer Barniville will be back fighting for her place in the final. The second Britain's Got Talent semi-final kicks off on ITV at 7.30pm, with the results show at 9.30pm.

Arts&Culture Tulsa shooting: Policewoman acquitted of manslaughter
Author: 0 Tulsa shooting: Policewoman acquitted of manslaughter

Crutcher's twin sister Tiffany told reporters after the shooting that he was a father who was just trying to make his family proud . As Shelby approached the scene, she found Crutcher wandering around near the vehicle, rambling incoherently and placing his hands in his pockets, despite numerous warnings not to do so.

Arts&Culture Bihar Board BSEB Intermediate Class 12 Results Expected Today At Biharboard
Author: 0 Bihar Board BSEB Intermediate Class 12 Results Expected Today At Biharboard

Though there has been no official confirmation from the board's side, the board chairman Shri Anand Kishor confirmed over the phone to expect the Bihar 12th result, BSEB inter result 2017 by May 30. As of now, it is confirmed that Bihar Board 12th results be available to all the students who have taken the examination can check their results online in the official website.

Author: 0 Trump dismisses 'fabricated' report of son-in-law's outreach to Russia

And his Homeland Security head defended the idea of establishing that kind of communication as a "smart thing" and said he didn't see "any big issue here" for Kushner. Kushner, retired Gen. Michael Flynn and now-White House chief strategist Stephen Bannon also met with the crown prince of Abu Dhabi in NY, a meeting the Obama administration learned about when the prince's name appeared on a flight manifest.

Author: 0 Mom praises men killed defending daughter in Portland attack

The third victim is still in serious condition at a hospital. GARCIA-NAVARRO: All right. We've heard that Jeremy Joseph Christian had expressed support for Nazis and political violence in the past on social media. "He was telling us that basically we weren't worth anything and we should just kill ourselves", she said in a video posted on CNN's website on Monday.

Arts&Culture Kashmir youths at army test
Author: 0 Kashmir youths at army test

According to reports, Naikoo is one of the oldest surviving militants and Hizbul Mujahideen is preferring him over two other oldest surviving militants - Altaf Kachroo and Saddam Padder as he is tech savvy and much more educated than other two.

Arts&Culture John Noakes: Blue Peter's action man
Author: 0 John Noakes: Blue Peter's action man

I loved all that stuff, but I'll tell you something, I could not have climbed Nelson's Column the way he did. In an interview with the Radio Times to mark Blue Peter turning 50, he said: "When she came to the studio, she had handsome eyes and nice long hair over her shoulders, and Val (co-presenter Valerie Singleton) said: "I think she fancies you".

Author: 0 Roger Ailes, Former Chairman and CEO of Fox News, Dead at 77

Former President George H.W. Bush, for example, wrote that he owed a debt of gratitude to the former political consultant for helping to get him elected to the nation's highest office. According to NY magazine, the women came forward through Carlson's attorney. He wasn't ideal, but Roger Ailes was my friend & I loved him. "The latest allegations, all 30 to 50 years old, are false".

Author: 0 Ariana Grande announces she will return to Manchester for a benefit concert

Abedi's visit to Germany will help police and security services build a picture of the killer's movements before the atrocity that killed 22 people. She called Manchester an "incredibly brave" city and praised the people's response to the bombing, which she said showed the exact opposite intentions of those who caused the devastation.

Arts&Culture Trump quickly finds voice on Twitter after returning from foreign trip
Author: 0 Trump quickly finds voice on Twitter after returning from foreign trip

While he has called his first trip overseas a "home run", it was shadowed by reports about Moscow's interference and possible improper dealings with the Trump campaign and associates. "You've got the ambassador to Russian Federation reporting back to Moscow on an open channel", Graham said. Kelly said that if such a line of communication was set up, the critical thing would have been for Kushner and other transition officials to understand that the information provided by the Russians might ...

Author: 0 US Republican candidate wins Montana House seat

After the incident, the Gallatin County Sheriff cited Gianforte for misdemeanor assault , and instructed him to appear in court by June 7. Bernie Sanders , I-Vt., who won the state's Democratic presidential primary a year ago. Montana law enforcement officials on Wednesday charged Gianforte with misdemeanor assault. A campaign spokesman said Gianforte would not be available for an interview.

Arts&Culture This year's Cannes Film Festival is quaking with change
Author: 0 This year's Cannes Film Festival is quaking with change

A festival spokeswoman said the measures were to "guarantee the festival-goers' optimal security" while "taking care not to disrupt" the event. "West Philadelphia is a long way from Cannes ", he said. The film's mountainous Gangwon Province, Seoul, and NY settings were shot extensively in parts of Korea, Canada, and the U.S. Oscar victor Erik-Jan De Boer ( Life of Pi ) supervised the visual effects, in particular the mysterious and much-anticipated titular animal that Bong describes as being ...

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

A full autopsy has not been completed yet. The 52-year-old Soundgarden frontman was found dead at the city's MGM Grand after playing a show with the band earlier that evening at the Fox Theatre. Chris Cornell , a friend of mine, a friend of all of us from Soundgarden , died today and we have lost one of the most lovely voices in rock and in history.

Author: 0 From CalArts to Cannes: Sofia Coppola wins Best Director for 'The Beguiled'

The film deals with the real-life series of racially motivated far-right terror attacks in Germany during the 2000s by the so-called NSU group (National Socialist Underground). A total of 19 films were in the running for the top award of global film. Vanity Fair called the film "a vital new gay classic". The jury also presented a special prize to Nicole Kidman.

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

But "part of that trust is knowing that intelligence can be shared confidently", she said . A German magazine reports that Salman Abedi , the Manchester concert bomber, passed through Duesseldorf airport four days before the attack. Trump blasted USA officials for the leaks on Thursday, calling them " deeply troubling ", although it was unclear whether the Times received the photos from US officials.

Author: 0 Philippines struggles to battle growing threat of ISIS

Duterte jokingly told soldiers in the country's south on Friday they were allowed to rape up to three women. About 100 people have died in the violence, including some civilians, although authorities were still trying to assess the scope of the bloodshed.

Arts&Culture Shruti Haasan opts out of Sangamithra
Author: 0 Shruti Haasan opts out of Sangamithra

Her statement further reads, "She knew the importance of her training, a comprehensive script and proper date calendar". In a major blow to the career of Shruti Haasan , she has been expelled from the mega Tamil-Telugu-Hindi project " Sangamithra ".

Arts&Culture CBSE Class 12th Results 2017 Declared, Check Grades at cbseresults
Author: 0 CBSE Class 12th Results 2017 Declared, Check Grades at cbseresults

Mannat Luthra and Aditya Jain jointly bagged the third rank with 99.2 percent in the Commerce stream. What was surprising was the dip in pass percentage of private schools, which fell from 92.09 in 2014 to 85.48 in 2015. She said the "sense of surprise" continued as she received a call from her school, declaring her the UAE's highest topper in the CBSE exams. Raksha attributes her success in Board exams to her parents, sister and teachers.

Arts&Culture Gaanam Nair, missing marketing executive, traced
Author: 0 Gaanam Nair, missing marketing executive, traced

She had left on her black Activa. She was on her way to office on her two-wheeler when she went missing. Nair, who goes by the name Jikki Padhoo , works at a salon as a marketing manager and has reportedly directed several short and ad films.

Author: 0 Arshad Warsi 'localised' Jack Sparrow's voice in 'Pirates Of The Caribbean'

Screenwriter Jeff Nathanson (sharing story credit with Terry Rossio, who co-wrote the first " Pirates " movie) deftly moves the characters around the board, delivering satisfying surprises along the way. Baywatch , the official movie version of the iconic TV series of the 90s, has received mixed to negative reviews from critics as well as average response at the box office .

Arts&Culture 'Sachin' rakes in over Rs 27 cr in opening weekend
Author: 0 'Sachin' rakes in over Rs 27 cr in opening weekend

According to IANS, " Sachin: A Billion Dreams recorded exceptional collections for a bio-drama, minted Rs 27.85 crore (all languages) in its opening weekend". However, Half Girlfriend , despite its negative reviews, did earn more than Rs 30 crore on its opening weekend and Rs 49.19 crore in the first week.

Arts&Culture Emmy Rossum and Sam Esmail tie the knot
Author: 0 Emmy Rossum and Sam Esmail tie the knot

The bride wore an off-the-shoulder custom Carolina Herrera wedding gown-something she had been planning to do since late past year. E! News has reported that their wedding bands are estimated at 75,000 Dollars for both. I don't really care what the plates look like. The couple met back in 2014 when Esmail directed Rossum in the film Comet , and they've been together ever since.

Arts&Culture Watch the Arkham Knight-esque look for Red Hood in Injustice 2
Author: 0 Watch the Arkham Knight-esque look for Red Hood in Injustice 2

The subsequent resurrection had him become the vigilante known as the Red Hood , and he's...kinda off and on with the Batfamily, put it that way. Yet most importantly, the new game continues the story of its predecessor with Batman and his team still working to restore order after the fall of Superman .