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Author: 0 Durant makes his mark in Game 1 of NBA Finals for Warriors

Let's not count the Cavs out just yet, however. Cleveland vs Golden State and they better produce something classic. And the Warriors , as a team, are 3 for 13 on 3s. Holmes in an interview that aired on " Good Morning America ". Durant unleashed the fury of nine years with no championships, with one lopsided NBA Finals appearance.

Author: 0 Fugitive and bounty hunters die in shootout at Texas auto dealership

They said they were waiting for someone they were planning to arrest. "We're very lucky, that nobody else got shot or killed", said lawyer and commissioned peace officer Pete Schulte. His company hunts as many as 50 fugitives at a time and works with dozens of bounty hunters. She did not know specifics of why Garcia and his colleague would chose a auto dealership for an arrest, but she said bounty hunters often use public places in an effort to minimize risk.

Author: 0 United Kingdom police in bomb probe cordon off area in Manchester

British police have lifted a cordon in the centre of Manchester and seized a vehicle on Friday which they said could be potentially significant to their investigation into last week's suicide bombing in the city. Today, we are releasing further images of Abedi, so I would ask you to look closely at them and contact us if you saw him. "We know that Abedi left the country on April 15 and arrived back on May 18 and we now know from our inquiries that he purchased parts for the bomb after ...

Arts&Culture Young Ventriloquist Steal Hearts on 'Americas Got Talent'
Author: 0 Young Ventriloquist Steal Hearts on 'Americas Got Talent'

As Farmer provided the skillfully hidden vocals, her puppet rabbit Petunia belted out a dazzling " Summertime ". America's Got Talent returned for its 12th season on Tuesday night with more singers, magicians, comedians and dancers. She ended up earning a ticket straight to the competition's live shows. Then, earlier this year, Darci begged to go to Austin, Texas to try out for America's Got Talent .

Arts&Culture Chinese premier leads calls to keep up fight against global warming
Author: 0 Chinese premier leads calls to keep up fight against global warming

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang (L) attends a welcome ceremony held by German Chancellor Angela Merkel before an annual meeting between the heads of the two countries' governments in Berlin, Germany. The core of the Paris deal was an agreement between Chinese President Xi Jinping and the then U.S. president, Barack Obama . While travelling overseas last week, Mr Trump was repeatedly pressed to stay in the deal by European leaders as well as Pope Francis.

Author: 0 World leaders vow to defend climate pact after Trump pullout

Others like China , Russia , India and Mexico also quickly signaled to unite to save "Mother Earth". "I hope that the number is zero", Ratas said . On June 2, Mayor Bill Peduto said that he is joining a coalition that intends to uphold the Paris Agreement, called Mayors for 100% Clean Energy .

Arts&Culture Tickets to Ariana Grande's Manchester benefit concert sell out
Author: 0 Tickets to Ariana Grande's Manchester benefit concert sell out

Grande, who cancelled her London shows, following the attack in Manchester, said on her social media account: "My heart, prayers and condolences are with the victims of the Manchester Attack and their loved ones". Some tickets to the concert were being resold on secondary ticketing sites and on eBay, but organizers were working to void those ticket. Available tickets sold out within minutes of going on sale on Thursday morning, with 14,200 free tickets set aside for people who went to the ...

Arts&Culture Fletcher joins Stoke after rejecting West Brom extension
Author: 0 Fletcher joins Stoke after rejecting West Brom extension

Darren Fletcher has left West Brom for Stoke City. Fletcher, a former Manchester United footballer, is now set to link up with another former red, Mark Hughes . " Stoke might prove attractive to him because he has to play in a more constricted and solid system at West Brom, but at Stoke he'd have more freedom to play his under-rated passing game".

Author: 0 Watch a 6-year-old spell 'nyctinasty' at the National Spelling Bee

She also earn points on a preliminary test Tuesday consisting of 24 written spelling and multiple-choice vocabulary items divided into four sections. He tied for 41st place this year. "This is exciting for him, too", she said. He said he was just happy to be there. Both she and her husband, Nanda Natarajan, help Kumar study for the competition.

Arts&Culture Early voting begins Tuesday in Georgia special election
Author: 0 Early voting begins Tuesday in Georgia special election

The debate will be hosted by Channel 2 Action News anchor Justin Farmer and will include as panelists WSB Radio's Condace Pressley, Atlanta-Journal Constitution's Greg Bluestein and WSB-TV Political Reporter Richard Elliot. Tom Price, who left to become President Trump's Health and Human Services secretary". In a shift of locations, Dunwoody area residents will cast their early ballots at Dunwoody United Methodist Church, The usual site, the Dunwoody Library, was available only for one week ...

Author: 0 Obama pans Trump withdrawal from climate deal

Trump said US compliance with the agreement would cost his country 2.5 million jobs by 2025 and said, "The agreement is a massive redistribution of United States' wealth to other countries". "ACSI members are already investing to support a transition to a low carbon economy", she said. Now it may fall even further behind, analysts say, even though Trump touted the withdrawal as an "act in America's interest [that] won't matter much to the climate".

Arts&Culture Bomber Salman Abedi planned Manchester attack for a year
Author: 0 Bomber Salman Abedi planned Manchester attack for a year

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. The force, known as Rada, detained the brother Hashem Abedi, who was born in 1997, on Tuesday evening on suspicion of links to Islamic State, spokesman Ahmed Bin Salem said.

Arts&Culture Japan launches satellite for high-precision positioning system
Author: 0 Japan launches satellite for high-precision positioning system

The satellite was launched through an H-IIA rocket that blasted off from the Tanegashima space centre in southern Japan . Michibiki is the Japanese word for guidance . Japanese media report it also may enhance the country's defense capabilities. Japan plans to boost the number of its satellites in orbit to seven by around 2023.

Arts&Culture Three Mile Island power plant to close in 2019
Author: 0 Three Mile Island power plant to close in 2019

The Illinois and NY subsidies are being contested, however. NY and IL adopted rules in 2016 to provide payments to nuclear reactors to keep the units in service to help meet state carbon reduction goals and keep the jobs, taxes and fuel diversification the plants provide.

Author: 0 Cast of "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" Cover Vanity Fair

Speaking to Vanity Fair , Hidalgo spoke about the iconic chrome captain and why they made a decision to keep her face a mystery for the first film in the new trilogy. Mark Hamill , who plays Luke Skywalker, speaks about filming on Skellig Michael. Phasma, in the small amount of screen time she appeared in during The Force Awakens , always appeared with her helmet on - common for Imperial troops throughout the Star Wars series.

Author: 0 President Trump to make announcement on global climate agreement

The uncertain future of USA involvement in the accord pushed even big oil companies like Shell and Exxon, as well as tech companies large and small, to make an appeal to the Trump administration not to back out of the agreement. American corporate leaders have also appealed to the businessman-turned-president to stay in the pact. "Withdrawing is in economic interest and won't matter much to the climate".

Arts&Culture Melania and Ivanka Trump just caused some controversy in Saudi Arabia
Author: 0 Melania and Ivanka Trump just caused some controversy in Saudi Arabia

Some 35 heads of state and government from Muslim-majority countries were in Riyadh for the Arab Islamic American Summit, mainly from Sunni states friendly to Saudi Arabia . Trump's comments came after he ticked down a list of major terrorist attacks in the USA and also noted that Europe has "also endured unspeakable horror".

Arts&Culture Wonder Woman Star Chris Pine Fires Shots At Avengers: Infinity War
Author: 0 Wonder Woman Star Chris Pine Fires Shots At Avengers: Infinity War

She is a hero, uncomplicated, loving, kind. Wonder Woman's human angle is its superpower, giving us not cartoons leaping around in tights, but characters that love, suffer and actually think. "We came back here to do some press and heard they were having a screening". In the film, Wonder Woman's red and gold bodice doubles as a suit of armor in fight scenes in which she darts and dodges bullets, knives and thunder bolts.

Arts&Culture Homecoming NBA Spot: Spider-Man Gets Sent for Snacks
Author: 0 Homecoming NBA Spot: Spider-Man Gets Sent for Snacks

The series was rebooted in 2012 with Andrew Garfield taking over for two films. Unfortunately, Maguire wasn't questioned, but his love interest was. But later Sony had a pact with Marvel Studios and then they again entered the Marvel Cinematic Universe along with the wall-crawling hero. "It's so obvious.

Author: 0 Trump waives law requiring US move its embassy to Jerusalem

Embassy, no matter which Israeli city it's located in. Hussam Zomlot, Palestinian ambassador to the United States, also issued a statement . "We are ready to to start the consultation process with the United States administration", Zomlot said.

Arts&Culture Hunter Strickland suspended 6 games, Bryce Harper 4
Author: 0 Hunter Strickland suspended 6 games, Bryce Harper 4

So when Strickland drilled Harper on the upper thigh with a 98 miles per hour fastball in the eighth inning of Washington's 3-0 victory, inciting a brawl, it didn't take Baker long to make the connection. As Harper yelled and motioned at Strickland, Posey continued to stand behind home plate and chose to not enter the fray as the benches cleared. The 6-foot-4 Strickland hit Harper in the face, then they broke apart for a moment before squaring off again.

Author: 0 White House informing allies Trump will abandon climate pact

He praised Mr Trump for taking "bold and decisive action to pull the U.S. out of the poorly negotiated Paris accord that would kill American jobs and manufacturing while doing little to protect the environment". Miguel Arias Cañete, European Union commissioner on climate action and energy, told CNN in a statement that the two powers "are joining forces to forge ahead on the implementation of the Paris Agreement and accelerate the global transition to clean energy".

Author: 0 Corey Lewandowski Says He's Open to Returning to Trump's Team

Mr Mike Dubke "has expressed his desire to leave the White House ", Mr Trump adviser Kellyanne Conway said on Fox News, confirming an earlier report by Axios that Mr Dubke tendered his resignation May 18. "He's keeping his head down to focus on work and is eager to cooperate with inquiries, source says", Acosta tweeted on Saturday. However, Trump has privately and publicly pinned much of the blame for his administration's woes on the communications effort.

Author: 0 Lebanon bans the new 'Wonder Woman' movie

In a new interview with The Hollywood Reporter , Gadot and Jenkins were asked what is their favorite part or accessory of the iconic Wonder Woman costume. Warner Bros , which has released the film, declined to comment. From there, the plot escalates steadily, with Diana before long becoming the Wonder Woman we'd all hoped for as she leaves a British-occupied trench and effortlessly mows down much of the German army along the Western front.

Author: 0 Lebanon officially bans 'Wonder Woman' from theaters

Lebanon considers Israel an enemy country and the Ministry of Economy and Trade oversees a boycott of any business transaction concerning Israel. The security official said violators of the ban will have to face legal consequences, but he didn't specify.

Arts&Culture Steve Kerr could return to the bench during the NBA Finals
Author: 0 Steve Kerr could return to the bench during the NBA Finals

It would be shocking if he couldn't find some way to win at least one game if not two games. "And for us to get back on top - I would say it'll be a good feelin' to redeem ourselves from a year ago", Curry told ABC News' T.J. Should Cleveland win the series , it would be the 12th time in National Basketball Association history that a team has won consecutive National Basketball Association titles, and the first since the Lakers did so in 2009 and 2010.

Author: 0 Pirates of the Caribbean 5 dominates box office

Production companies seize the opportunity of coming holidays to promote their new movies so they can reside or hopefully reaches the top. The fifth installment of the "Pirates" franchise stars Johnny Depp as Captain Jack Sparrow and Javier Bardem as the villainous Captain Salazar.

Arts&Culture Star Wars: The Last Jedi won't expand upon Snoke
Author: 0 Star Wars: The Last Jedi won't expand upon Snoke

Laura Dern's haracter is called Vice Admiral Holdo, "a prominent officer in the Resistance". The cover is one of four dedicated to the new film, but Fisher is the only character featured by herself. The planet that Luke was found on in The Force Awakens is called Ahch-To. So imagine all the wackiness of the Mos Eisley cantina, but with a little Roger Moore and a little Real Housewives Of Star Wars .

Arts&Culture Black Eyed Peas, Robbie Williams added to Manchester concert
Author: 0 Black Eyed Peas, Robbie Williams added to Manchester concert

The concert will honour the 22 people killed - many of them children - and the 116 wounded during the suicide bomb attack at the end of Grande's show at the Manchester Arena on May 22 . The registration deadline was extended from 4pm on Wednesday until 2pm on Thursday to allow fans more time. So it's no wonder the charity show sold out in a mere six minutes.

Arts&Culture ABC under fire for casting 'racist' suitor for first ever black Bachelorette
Author: 0 ABC under fire for casting 'racist' suitor for first ever black Bachelorette

One has the sense of shame to cover their racist ass faces". Garrett's Twitter account was leaked on social media today and some of the tweets are offensive. "The Orlando terrorist was a devout muslim and registered democrat". He shared a link to a story titled "thousands sign petition to recognize # BlackLivesMatter as terrorist group after Dallas".

Author: 0 Lebanon bans Wonder Woman because of its Israeli lead Gal Gadot

For Wonder Woman , the bracelets give her the power to be defended against bullets other ammunition launched by enemies. In the 5-day challenges fans will fight to find fragments of Wonder Woman: Princess of Themyscira, Doctor Poison, and Hippolyta.

Author: 0 5 films that were banned in Lebanon other than 'Wonder Woman'

But according to the film's director, Patty Jenkins ( Monster ), the series was a pivotal influence for her involvement in the big-screen version. She is convincing as the naive yet steadfast fish-out-of-water, harking back to Christopher Reeve in the very first Superman film.

Arts&Culture EU President: 'Duty of Europe' to Oppose Trump on Climate Plans
Author: 0 EU President: 'Duty of Europe' to Oppose Trump on Climate Plans

FILE - In this October 20, 2016 file photo, Finnish Prime Minister Juha Sipila is seen in Brussels. By pulling out, he said, it would cease to be a leader in fighting climate change. "Climate solutions provide opportunities that are unmatchable". The U.S. could stay in the agreement and work toward fulfilling its pledges. President Donald Trump is expected to withdraw the United States from a landmark global climate agreement, a White House official said Wednesday, though Trump and ...

Arts&Culture Carriage Horse Breaks Free, Runs 'Full Speed' Through NYC Streets
Author: 0 Carriage Horse Breaks Free, Runs 'Full Speed' Through NYC Streets

Witnesses say Goldie soon went into a full gallop, cutting off cars and running across streets. Video of the event has received condemnation from a group that hopes to end the carriage horse business in NY. They said a veterinarian checked her out and said she was not injured. "In the grand scheme of thing, our business has an excellent record", he told the New York Daily News .

Author: 0 What Crimes Could Jared Kushner Have Committed? Judge Nap Weighs In

I once wrote that he was the only one of President Trump's close advisers who couldn't be fired, but Kushner's father-in-law would be smart to prove me wrong. "In addition to that, and perhaps more importantly, he is a very good person", Trump said. Some Democrats have called for cancelling Kushner's security clearance which he enjoys as a senior adviser to the president.

Arts&Culture Cher squeezes back in to her one of her most iconic outfits
Author: 0 Cher squeezes back in to her one of her most iconic outfits

Nicki Minaj began the night with a nine-minute medley of her hits. Prince Jackson, the son of late Michael Jackson, handed Drake the award in Top Artist Category. Drake then used the rest of his time on stage to talk about Nicki Minaj , who he was close with when they both started out, after the pair fell out when the brunette beauty's then-boyfriend Meek Mill claimed his rival didn't write his own rap lyrics.

Author: 0 Stephen Curry ready to take back championship that got away

The Warriors defence has been the best among playoff teams this year holding teams to 99.1 points per night. There have been times when LeBron James and company have looked unstoppable. Lue said the Cavs' 12-1 playoff record underscores how focused they are on defending their title. In its like collision course you know that part three Q and the warriors to redeem themselves after.