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Ariana Grande to return to stage for Manchester benefit show


Confirmed to perform are: Ariana Grande , Justin Bieber , Coldplay , Katy Perry , Miley Cyrus , Pharrell Williams , Take That , Niall Horan, Little Mix, Robbie Williams and Black Eyed Peas. The firm also looking to provide refunds to customers who have already bought tickets to travel to the One Love Manchester concert. All net ticket proceeds will go towards the We Love Manchester Emergency Fund set up by Manchester City Council in partnership with the British Red Cross. Read More »

Robbie Williams declares 'we are not f***ing scared!' at Manchester gig

Robbie Williams dedicated Angels to the Manchester bombing victims, then was unable to sing, so we sang for him. "Everyone now crying", Raven wrote. The concert was the first stop on Williams' Heavy Entertainment Show Tour. He'll be back in Manchester with Take That for the Ariana Grande benefit concert next weekend. Read More »

Security tight as Manchester prepares for benefit concert

The sold-out concert will include performances by Grande, Justin Bieber , Coldplay, Katy Perry , Miley Cyrus , Pharrell Williams and more. The concert is being broadcasted in 50 countries worldwide, with the proceeds going to the victims of the Manchester bombing and their families. Read More »

London Bridge terrorists shouted 'this is for Allah' as they stabbed victims

London police said officers killed the attackers within eight minutes of arriving at the scene. A number of the 48 injured are suffering serious and life threatening injuries. May called on worldwide communications companies to do more to block cyberspace to extremist groups who use it for recruitment and for encrypted information about plots. Read More »

Three attacks in central London, at least one dead


The condition of the stabbed people was not known. It is said to have been filmed inside Spanish tapas restaurant Brindisa in Southwark Street next to Borough Market. May said the attacks were not directly connected, but that "terrorism breeds terrorism" and attackers copy one another. "We cannot and must not pretend that things can continue as they are", May said in a televised statement in front of her Downing Street office. Read More »

Bill Maher Uses the N-Word on 'Real Time,' Sparks Outrage


In a statement yesterday, HBO said Maher's comment was "completely inexcusable and tasteless" and stressed it would be edited out of any re-airings of the episode. Although, the interview continued smoothly after Maher's N-word comment, Sasse later said on Twitter he wished he had been "quick enough" to challenge Maher. Read More »

Scalpers cash in on Ariana Grande's Manchester benefit concert

Ariana Grande , Justin Bieber and Katy Perry will headline a star-studded concert in Manchester, England, on Sunday to benefit victims of the suicide bombing at Grande's May 22 concert there. Auction site eBay has now removed many tickets for the benefit gig from their site as they were being sold at extortionate prices. Tickets for the concert sold out in minutes, with everyone who attended Ariana's concert last week entitled to a free ticket. Read More »

The terrifying moment a sea lion drags a girl into the water

Mr Fujiwara told local media: "It initially jumped up to the girl to read her I guess". The Vancouver Aquarium hopes the family of the girl who was pulled into the water in Richmond a sea lion Saturday , comes forward. "These seals or sea lions, they might look a little friendly but I guess they are wild animals and people shouldn't really be messing with them". Read More »

For Trump, Is there Life After Jared Kushner?

It is possible, of course, that Kushner was acting on Trump's orders when he allegedly suggested setting up a secret communications channel with Moscow using Russia's secure equipment. Even as the Russian connection now touches the Trump family and Kushner's meeting with ambassador Sergey Kislyak for the goal of establishing backchannel communications, the smoking gun is still just that, with nothing substantial about the content of the meeting. Read More »

Does President Trump Believe in Climate Change? Aides Won't Say

It's possible that in the future, there will be fewer press briefings led by White House communications staff, and instead there will be more press conferences with President Trump himself. "VEB is not providing financing, lending or any other services to Kushner Companies", the official said. Be proactive - Use the "Flag as Inappropriate" link at the upper right corner of each comment to let us know of abusive posts . Read More »

Curtains close on Ringling Bros. circus in NY

The decision to close the circus was made in January when a combination of high operating costs and lower ticket sales spelled doom for the American institution. Big-cat trainer Alexander Lacey halted his performance to address, if indirectly, the animal-rights groups whose protests and lawsuits against Ringling led the circus to pull its Asian elephants from all shows in May 2016. Read More »

US praises PM Modis call for freedom of navigation for peace

Touching on relations with China, Mattis reiterated that the United States seeks a constructive, results-oriented relationship, believing that it can "engage China diplomatically and economically to ensure our relationship is beneficial not only to the United States and China, but also to the region and to the world". Read More »

Jamie Carragher 'snaps' Gary Neville during Michael Carrick testimonial


The game finished 2-2, with Carrick's handsome equaliser restoring parity after Keane and Gaizka Mendieta scored either side of a Nemanja Vidic header. United: Edwin van der Sar, Gary Neville , Wes Brown, Rio Ferdinand, Nemanja Vidic, Mikael Silvestre, Patrice Evra, Michael Carrick , Paul Scholes, Ryan Giggs, Ji-sung Park, Owen Hargreaves, Anderson (injured), Darren Fletcher, Wayne Rooney, Louis Saha, Dimitar Berbatov. Read More »

Canadians in London urged to exercise caution in wake of terror attack

She said the series of attacks represented a perversion of Islam and that Britain's counter-terrorism strategy needed to be reviewed, adding: "It is time to say enough is enough". "They kept coming to try to stab me". "I have lived here three years but never seen them before", he said. They were stabbing everyone. "Everyone in the bar started pushing people from the exits", one witness who gave his name as Brian, 32, told Reuters. Read More »

Roger Moore Dies at 89 after Cancer Battle

With the heaviest of hearts, we must share the bad news that our father, Sir Roger Moore , passed away today. Our thoughts must now turn to supporting Kristina at this hard time , and in accordance with out father's wishes there will be a private funeral in Monaco. Read More »

Attackers plough van into London crowd and stab revellers, kill seven

That witness said the van hit five to six people. Three men have been shot dead after killing six and injuring 48 more in a van and knife attack in London . At the same time, it was also hard for them to check into another place, as the hotels were warned by police to not take in new guests in order to not compromise the security of those already there, Boyko said. Read More »

'Wonder Woman' review: Gal Gadot to DC's rescue

Rucka talks to q guest host Gill Deacon about how the live-action adaptation carries on the legacy of the comic book characterization. I'm all for Gal Gadot showing up as Wonder Woman as many times as Hugh Jackman did as Wolverine. The film is, as far as I can remember, the first real female lead superhero movie in recent years. On top of that, the central character is a woman - with a female director leading this incredibly jovial film into public consciousness. Read More »

What is Pentecost Sunday and how is it celebrated?


The Holy Spirit also manifests itself in the form of sound bites. It was completely animated by the Holy Spirit, who enlightened the believers to understand the Word and gathered them together in charity around the Eucharist. There is only one Church, the one that was built by the apostles of Christ. Since it is from God, it is holy, a holy Church. Sunday is Pentecost, a day many mark as the beginning of the Christian church. Read More »

World leaders pledge to boost climate efforts after Trump move

Tillerson had reportedly been among the advisors encouraging Trump to remain in the deal, arguing that staying in was good for USA business while leaving would isolate the United States internationally. Merkel spoke with Trump by telephone about the decision Thursday, then issued a three-minute statement Friday in Berlin that was broadcast live by German television stations. Read More »

What does the US's withdrawal from the Paris Agreement mean for Poland?

A trade association representing energy organizations in the Carolinas say President Trump's decision to pull out of the Paris Accord will have little immediate effect on local energy companies. "We deem the momentum generated in Paris in December 2015 irreversible and we firmly believe that the Paris Agreement can not be renegotiated since it is a vital instrument for our planet, societies and economies", the leaders of the three countries said in a rare joint statement . Read More »

Real Madrid wins UEFA Champions League

Madrid started the competition, then known as the European Cup , with five straight titles from 1956-60. Cristiano Ronaldo scored a brace, registering his 600th goal for club and country in the process. "Masters of the universe", ran the headline on the front page of Spanish sports newspaper Marca , which added: " Real Madrid thrash Juve to win the 12th!" I am very happy as we are the first team to win two consecutive Champions Leagues , and scoring two goals. Read More »

UK Conservatives Set to Lose Seats in General Election

According to the poll, the Conservatives are on track to be 18 seats short of the overall majority of 326, thus increasing the possibility of a hung parliament. In her session, May was asked why she was not able to provide details of the maximum amount of money people would have to spend on social care, which was only promised after days of backlash against the policy. Read More »

Won't judge Trump for exiting Paris accord

The Paris agreement commits the United States and 187 other countries to keeping temperatures below 2C (3.6F) above pre-industrial times and "endeavour to limit" them even more , to 1.5C. Mrs May continued that the Paris Agreement provides "the right global framework for protecting the prosperity and security of future generations, while keeping energy affordable and secure for our citizens and businesses", a Downing Street spokesperson said. Read More »

Al Gore's 'Inconvenient Truth' Sequel to Include Trump's Exit From Paris Accord


Trump's decision sparked an instant wave of indignation both at home and overseas, with Obama saying the move meant the USA was "joining a handful of nations that reject the future". He added: "Fighting climate change is a global consensus, it's not invented by China. and we realize that this is a global consensus agreement and that as a big developing nation we should shoulder our worldwide responsibility". Read More »

Seven die in terror attack in London; three assailants shot dead

Mrs May also set out her determination to stamp out "safe spaces" that exist in the real world, saying: "There is - to be frank - far too much tolerance of extremism in our country". Khan said the official threat level in Britain remained at severe, meaning an attack is highly likely. Three men then got out of the vehicle and began stabbing people at random on the bridge and in the nearby Borough market packed with bars and restaurants. Read More »

Multiple Casualties After London Bridge Incident: British Transport Police

Counter-terrorism officers march near the scene of the London Bridge attack on Sunday. The incident bore similarities to a March attack on Westminster Bridge , west of London Bridge, in which a man killed five people after driving into a crowd of pedestrians before stabbing a police officer in the grounds of parliament. Read More »

Leah Remini to join Kevin James's 'Kevin Can Wait'


Of course, Leah and Kevin James , 52, were already paired for the duration of the comedy King of Queens , which was immensely successful and ran for nine seasons. She's nearly proved right when Kevin's antics continuously put their undercover operation in jeopardy, but he has a revelation that helps them crack the case just when they think that they've met a dead end. Read More »

Elon Musk Leaves President Trump's Advisory Council After Paris Agreement Exit

Trump said that he made the decision in order to fulfill his "solemn duty to protect America and its citizens". After nearly 5-month-old frenzied speculation across the world, Trump on Thursday announced his decision to pull the United States out of the Paris Agreement , arguing that the Paris Agreement "hamstrings" the United States while "empowers" other countries. Read More »

Boston's David Price holds Orioles down for first win of 2017

FOND FAREWELL FOR FRED: Orioles broadcaster Fred Manfra, who worked a limited schedule of games this season, will end his career June 4. Baltimore never relinquished the lead. The young lefty tossed a complete-game shutout against the Seattle Mariners, becoming the first Red Sox pitcher to do that in his home debut since Pedro Martinez. Read More »

Donald Trump promotes his travel ban after London Bridge attacks

Armed police rushed to the scene and shot dead the three male attackers in the Borough Market area near the bridge, as authorities urged Londoners on Twitter to "run, hide, tell" if they were caught up in the violence. The area is always bustling on a Saturday night. Police were initially reported to be hunting for three men, according to Reuters. Police boats were searching the river - apparently looking for people who may have been thrown off the bridge. Read More »

WRAPUP 4-Attackers plough van into London crowd, stab revellers, kill six

The London Ambulance Service said at least 48 other people were injured and hospitalized, including a police officer who responded to the incident at London Bridge. British police have asked for people with photos or videos of the incidents to hand them to authorities so they can be used as possible evidence. A man who gave only his first name, Ben, told BBC radio that he "saw a man in red with a large blade, at a guess 10 inches long, stabbing a man, about three times" near ... Read More »