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Bengal CM condemns Philippines casino attack

Resorts World Manila , near the main airport in the Philippines' capital, said on Twitter that it's working with police to ensure the safety of guests and emp...


Police release more images of Manchester bomber

Detective Chief Superintendent Russ Jackson said that the vehicle was "potentially a significant development in the investigation". The auto is a white Nissan...


Actress Gal Gadot discovers Wonder Woman's power in costume

Wonder Woman is played by Gadot, an Israeli who served in the country's defense forces. It's the first time Wonder Woman has seen a man in the nude. Direct...


Tickets to Ariana Grande's Manchester Benefit Concert Sell Out

All net ticket proceeds of the show will go directly to the We Love Manchester Emergency Fund, set up by Manchester City Council in partnership with the British...


Putin says US election allegations are 'fiction'

France welcomed its first gay refugee from Chechnya on Monday on the same day French President Emmanuel Macron pushed Russian leader Vladimir Putin to in...


More than 10000 'unscrupulous applications' for Manchester benefit gig tickets

Among those at Sunday's benefit will be survivors of the tragedy, who have all been offered free tickets to the show. Manchester Victoria rail station has re-...


Illinois General Assembly sets national record in futility

The Illinois General Assembly returns for the final day of its spring session not much closer to a budget agreement than when it started in January. "K-12 s...


Tolkien book inspired by World War One's horrors appears a century later

June 1 also marks the 10th anniversary of Tolkien's last Middle Earth Book - The Children of Hurin . Beren and Lúthien is composed of elements that would...


Blues rocker Gregg Allman dies at 69

But then Duane Allman , who was a mainstay, died in a motorcycle accident in October 1971 and while Allman , who was quite affected, and the others chose ...


Fanatic Wenger could win the Premier League again

But a lack of success in the Champions League was only magnified when domestic success dried up. Extending the contracts of star duo Alexis Sanchez and Mes...


Trump backs probe into Obama's administration

I'll also explain why all of this needs to considered in the context of recent revelations that the Obama administration spied on the USA public and did so whil...


Putin says Snowden no 'traitor' in Oliver Stone interviews

In further footage shown on CBS news, Putin looks unblinkingly as Stone says he has heard of five assassination attempts on him. The former NSA contractor now...


Griffin suffers huge fallout from anti-Trump joke

Griffin faced immediate backlash for her role in the photo shoot and issued a lengthy apology video hours after the pictures were released, where she admi...


Tyler Shields stands by his severed head photo

Former First Daughter Chelsea Clinton also chimed in, calling Griffin's attempt at humor "vile and wrong". A top White House communications staffer has resigned...


Inslee forms 'US Climate Alliance' with New York, California governors

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang, speaking to reporters during a visit to Berlin, said fighting global warming was a "global consensus" and an "international resp...


IL budget impasse continues

As Daniel Biss argued to me, transactional politics has dominated Illinois Democrats; Rauner successfully ran on a clear reform agenda, which went a long wa...


NDP Leader John Horgan confident none of his MLAs will join Liberals

Opposition MLAs signed the agreement minutes after Premier Christy Clark announced she will call a new session to present a speech from the throne. Horgan a...


Obama reacts to U.S. withdrawal from Paris climate agreement

A spokesman for Peabody Energy Corp, America's largest publicly traded coal miner, had said on Wednesday that the company would support a decision by Trump to...


India Have Edge over Others in Champions Trophy 2017

There is no doubt that India is favourites in the match, also considering their form in recent times. Yes, and credit to Shikhar, Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Yuvr...


Britain's Got Talent final moved for Manchester benefit concert

Three acts have been added to the line-up of Ariana Grande's One Love Manchester benefit concert , including two British ones. More details to follow. The sh...


White House grants 14 ethics waivers to staff

Obama granted a handful of waivers during his eight years in office to allow recently registered former lobbyists to serve in his administration. " The Whi...


Jerry Garcia's guitar fetches $1.9M

The musician, however, made his own modification to the guitar's unique purple heart and curly maple body, affixing a sticker of a cartoon wolf below the bridge...


Pirates of the Caribbean 5 dominates box office

The film may also have been hurt by franchise fatigue, with the movie falling at the lowest opening weekend since the original. The mood is understandably j...


Trump to keep US embassy in Tel Aviv

As president, Trump has proceeded cautiously, hoping to preserve his ability to serve as an effective mediator for one of the world's most intractable conflic...


Bollywood blockbuster Dangal touches 1000 crores in China

The worldwide figures of " Baahubali 2 " read an astounding Rs 1567 crore. But, the final bout will take place at the 6000 theatres in China, when Baahubali 2 ...


Kathy Griffin and lawyer to discuss Trump photo fallout

Griffin's recent actions have severely inhibited our ability to fulfill our mission as a non-profit theater serving the Staten Island community", St. George The...


'Midnight Rider' Gregg Allman and his rock music journey

Allman died peacefully and surrounded by loved ones at his home near Savannah, his manager, Michael Lehman , told The Associated Press . Captain America ac...


Leaders unite to condemn Theresa May's absence — BBC debate

The Greens co-leader was praised for challenging Ms Rudd about why the United Kingdom is the second biggest arms dealer in the world, while Mr Robertson was com...


Person dead after small plane crash in hills near Ventura

The NTSB tweeted that the aircraft was a Cessna 180. 911 callers reported that parts of the aircraft also landed on their property. A body was found in the co...


Trump condemns leaks after United Kingdom police briefly halt information sharing

British Prime Minister Theresa May will raise the issue with US President Donald Trump on Thursday ( today ), a government source told Reuters, after the New Y...


Mike Brown expects to coach Warriors in Game 1

Cleveland went just 23-23 after January 10 and was ranked in the bottom third statistically on defense all season. "He said he wanted us, and he has us start...


Major Lazer Releases 'Know No Better' EP for Your Summer Playlist

You don't even need to move from right in front of your computer screen, so hang tight and enjoy the ride. Major Lazer has teamed up with Travis Scott , ...


Scott Disick Is Reportedly "Out Of Control" After Cannes Trip

In a ideal world, Scott Disick wouldn't want anything more than to reconcile with the reality star, but she's already made it clear that the 34-year-old's err...


Box Office Weekend: Pirates 5 Easily Wins Holiday Box Office

Ultimately, however, the domestic take of Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales will not be determinative for the franchise, because by weekend's...


Activist investigating Chinese factory making Ivanka Trump shoes arrested

The arrest and disappearance of activists investigating alleged labor violations at a factory producing Ivanka Trump branded shoes has shone a spotlight...