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Six Killed After Terrorists Mow Down Pedestrians, Slash Throats in London

Two terror attacks at central London landmarks left at least six persons dead and 30 others injured . Seven people have died as a result of the attack , in addition to the three suspects shot dead by the police. "This is a fast moving investigation", May said in a statement . The president also retweeted a message from the Drudge Report , a right-wing viral website, about "fears of a new terror attack" roughly two hours before London authorities formally attributed the ... Read More »

Police make 12 arrests in connection with London attack - statement

Police treated injured on the bridge, buildings in the area were evacuated and subway stations in the area were shut down. Five people were killed, including the assailant, and 40 others were injured. "Whatever the United States can do to help out in London and the U.K., we will be there - WE ARE WITH YOU ". Its unknown what incident occurred in Vauxhall , and if the three are related . Read More »

Patty Jenkins Is Attached To Direct Wonder Woman 2

As expected, Warner Bros. wouldn't comment. As it is, Wonder Woman has been gaining popularity since it's release to theaters. How fitting is it that those two films helped lead the way for what comic book movies are like now in this decade? Following her brief introduction in last year's Batman v Superman , the film follows Gal Gadot's Diana as she ventures out of her secluded Amazonian island of Themyscira, into the world of man, in the hopes of ending the first World War before ... Read More »

New Mutants Cast Adds Newcomer Blu Hunt as Moonstar


The Fox movie has been casting up in recent weeks with the roll call including The Witch and Split star Anya Taylor-Joy, Game of Thrones' Maisie Williams , and Stranger Things star Charlie Heaton . Sunspot , as it were, has the ability to absorb and channel/control solar energy and was previously brought to life in the X-Men movie universe by Adan Canto, in the 2014 film X-Men: Days of Future Past . Read More »

Manchester Police release man with no charge in bomb inquiry


The bombing killed 22 people and injured more than 100 after a show by American singer Ariana Grande at Manchester Arena. Detectives investigating the Manchester Arena bomber have released more CCTV images of him as they piece together his movements after returning to the United Kingdom from Libya. Read More »

Ariana Grande announces Manchester benefit concert for bombing victims


Home searches across Manchester have uncovered important items for the investigation into the concert bombing that left 22 people dead, Manchester's police chief announced Thursday. In a statement the same day, he said: "The citizens of Manchester and the members of the Catholic community are united in condemning the attack on the crowds at the Manchester Arena". Read More »

Kiwi injured in London terror attacks

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has confirmed two Australians have been "directly affected" by the latest terrorist rampage in London . Also, a hotel near the London Bridge stands, according to the British BBC radio police protection. "A van came from London Bridge itself, went between the traffic light system and rammed it towards the steps". The attacks come days ahead of a June 8 election and less than two weeks after a suicide bomber killed 22 people at a pop concert by U.S. Read More »

NE cultural centre to add value to Bhupen Hazarika bridge


The bridge has been constructed as part of the Arunachal Package of Roads and Highways on BOT (build, operate, transfer) basis under the Ministry's Special Accelerated Road Development Programme for North East (SARDP-NE). The distance between Assam to Arunachal Pradesh will be cut down by 165 km. As the the bridge improves the road connectivity, it will also increase tourism now, as it will be easier for tourists to visit the famous Kamakhya Temple. Read More »

Multiple European locations for The Spy Who Dumped Me


The caper comedy is from LA-based Imagine Entertainment and is executive-produced by the company's Ron Howard and Brian Grazer . The title character doesn't have a name that's been publicly revealed, but what we do know is that Heughan will star opposite Mila Kunis and Kate McKinnon as the female leads . Read More »

Where you can get free doughnuts on National Doughnut Day

Glazed and Infused on Friday and Saturday will be serving a special Salvation Army donut. Like we needed an excuse to grab a donut on the way to work- but, Friday is National Donut Day! Although you better hurry as locations close in the afternoon. Read More »

WWE Extreme Rules 2017

Women's Championship (Kendo Stick on a Pole ) - Alexa Bliss (c) vs. Bayley: An injured shoulder gives Bayley a natural out for this match, which is especially important as WWE changes titles way too often, particularly in the women's division. Read More »

'Harry Potter' Prequel Focused on Voldemort Approved By Warner Brothers


The movie intends to tell the story of how one Tom Marvolo Riddle goes from a slightly disturbed but highly talented young wizard to the strange-looking villain Lord Voldemort. Seeing the potential in the property, Warner Bros. eventually okayed the production and let the crowdfunding for the film to continue under the condition that it will be a non-profit production. Read More »

Manchester United to make £30m Victor Lindelof transfer announcement next week


Manchester United have reignited their interest in Lindelof after initially pursuing him in January. A potential deal is expected to be announced after Sweden play France in their World Cup qualifier next week. Record claim the Sweden worldwide is set to sign a long-term contract after his current club Benfica agreed a transfer fee with the Red Devils. I'm still young and I'm developing all the time. Read More »

Blasts kill at least 19 at funeral in Kabul


Incensed over the Wednesday suicide attack that left 90 dead in Kabul , Afghans took to the streets on Friday to demand the government's resignation. All roads toward the palace and nearby diplomatic areas were blocked on Saturday by police and there was limited movement of vehicles and people. President Ashraf Ghani urged restraint after the funeral bombings, saying: "The country is under attack". Read More »

Police arrest 17th person in Manchester bomb investigation

The man was arrested today on suspicion of offenses contrary to the Terrorism Act after police cordoned off an area in southern Manchester visited by the bomber, Salman Abedi. Last week authorities reduced the level to severe, a change that indicates another terror attack is still highly likely, but not imminently expected. Read More »

British police rush to London Bridge after reports of van hitting pedestrians


As they rampaged through a busy night-life hub around London Bridge on Saturday night, the trio wore what looked like suicide vests which turned out to be "hoaxes", said Mark Rowley, head of counter-terrorism policing. The attack comes nearly two weeks after 22 people died in a suicide bombing at a concert in Manchester. London resident Dee, 26, said she was sure it was a terror attack as the van careered southwards over London Bridge . Read More »

Sanjay Dutt biopic featuring Ranbir Kapoor will release on 30 March 2018


One of the biggest box-office clashes of 2017 got averted when Rajkumar Hirani made a decision to postpone the release of Sanjay Dutt biopic . Sanjay Dutt was very close to his mother. In April, Ranbir Kapoor's pictures as Sanjay Dutt from the sets of the film went viral. Earlier, in an interview to news agency PTI, the 46-year-old actress said that she was "excited" about her role in the film. Read More »

UK PM May's Lead Over Labour Nearly Halves to 8 Points

The new poll showed 42% support for the Conservatives versus 39% for Labour, a dramatic narrowing of the gap between the parties, which had stood at 16 points in a YouGov poll just two weeks ago . Britain's currency dipped against the euro and USA dollar in morning trading to 1.1438 and 1.286 respectively, as polls point to differing support for the Tories from the June 8 vote. Read More »

Trump says United States to quit Paris climate pact; allies voice dismay

During the President's recent meeting with Pope Francis, the Pope gave President Trump a copy of his encyclical Laudato Si' and encouraged him to protect the Earth and remain in the Paris Climate Accord . Although he wouldn't speak for President Trump , Pruitt did share his own opinions on climate change. USA billionaire Michael Bloomberg has put his money where his mouth is by offering US$15 million to the United Nations to help tackle climate change. Read More »

Stevenson stops Fonfara to retain WBC light heavyweight title


A rematch three years in the making turned out to be a short exhibition for one of the best weapons in boxing , Adonis Stevenson's left hand. Stevenson came out in round two by landing four hard straight lefts and Fonfara's trainer Virgil Hunter stopped the bout 28 seconds into the frame. Read More »

How Bad Could Trump's Paris Agreement Withdrawal Be? A Scientist's Perspective

Trump, a Republican, on Thursday said he would pull the United States from the landmark 2015 global agreement to fight climate change, drawing anger and condemnation from world leaders and heads of industry. The U.S. has already paid a third of the $3 billion former President Barack Obama committed to the U.N.'s Green Climate Fund under the agreement. Read More »

Carrie Fisher featured on Vanity Fair cover for 'Star Wars' 40th anniversary

Vanity Fair magazine celebrated the phenomenon by putting the cast of the upcoming " Star Wars: The Last Jedi " on their cover and Disney released a limited line of new toys. The final cover has Carrie Fisher forever immortalized as General Leia Organa in what will be her final performance on the big screen after her untimely passing during the holidays this past December. Read More »

Cher leads tributes to Gregg Allman


In 2010, he underwent a liver transplant after being diagnosed with hepatitis C.Earlier he cancelled all tour dates for the year amid growing health concerns."Broken heart". Allman played his last concert in October as health problems forced him to cancel other 2016 shows. This story was first published on CNN .com, " Music legend Gregg Allman dies at 69 ". Read More »

Real's remarkable Ronaldo again delivers when it matters

Portugal forward Ronaldo hit Real's first and third goals to become only the second man to score in three European Cup finals and take his career goal tally to 600 for club and country. CRISTIANO Ronaldo fired Real Madrid into the history books as they beat Juventus at the Millennium Stadium. Ronaldo scored twice in the final, finishing the season with 16 goals in his last 10 games. Read More »

Tories chase majority of 80 by campaigning in Labour seats

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May could face turmoil in Parliament should she lose her majority. Combining the model probabilities and estimated census counts, YouGov predicted who was likely to win each constituency. "Were this to be the outcome of the General Election on 8 June , we can expect a repeat of this behaviour, with significant volatility in sterling". Read More »

Police respond to 'terrorist incidents' in London


On London Bridge , witnesses described seeing a white van mounting the sidewalk and injuring at least six people at about 10:30 p.m. The service says "we have taken at least 20 patients to six hospitals across London ". Shortly after the incidents, May said the "terrible" incident in London is being treated as a " potential act of terrorism ", The Independent reported. Read More »

German rock concert resumes after terrorism alert

The names on the backstage passes did not match the suspects' names. "After a series of intensive searches across the site the fears of an imminent danger were not confirmed", the organisers said. In a Facebook statement , organisers say: "This is the news we all have been waiting for". Lieberberg also called for Islamic extremists deemed risky to be arrested and said he wanted to see "demonstrations against these violent people". Read More »

Man Utd cool interest in Griezmann

In light of these developments, Paul Pogba has also used Instagram to apparently share his reaction to the news that his global colleague is staying put in the Spanish capital. However, in the wake of the club's failure to have their transfer ban overturned, the deal now looks to be on hold. After his side beat Ajax to win the Europa League last week, manager Jose Mourinho said executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward has had his targets "for more than two months". Read More »

Ariana Grande Returns to Manchester as Attack Survivors Desperate for Tickets


Ariana Grande has returned to England for her benefit concert for the victims of the Manchester Attack , and she made a very special detour to spend time with a few Arianators in the days before her performance. "These teenagers, we spoke to them on the phone and they said they'd stay with her ". A handful of youngsters were injured in the attack after her gig at Manchester Arena on May 22, they are now in Hospital receiving treatment. Read More »

London Bridge: Van mows down pedestrians; stabbings at nearby cafe, witnesses say


Trump's travel ban - which, among other things, would temporarily block entry into the United States from six Muslim-majority countries - has been blocked by a number of federal court decisions. Vauxhall stabbing: A third incident also on the south side of London is not connected to the London Bridge or Borough Market incidents, according to Met Police. Read More »