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Over 10000 'false claims' made for free Manchester benefit concert tickets


The concert will take place this Sunday, June 4, at Emirates Old Trafford in Manchester . Sadly 10,000 heartless people tried to blag tickets as well. "All tickets for this event will most certainly be removed by the team who are doing manual sweeps to pick up any that slip through". In addition to Grande taking the stage, audiences can expect performances from Justin Bieber , Coldplay , Katy Perry , Miley Cyrus , Pharrell Williams , Take That , and One Direction's Niall Horan . Read More »

Trump blasts ex-FBI director James Comey on Twitter as 'cowardly'

Lankford. Sacked FBI chief Comey delivered his bombshell allegations at a Senate hearing Thursday, saying in his sworn testimony that he had asked a "friend" identified as a Columbia University law professor to release a memo of his conversations with the president to the press. Read More »

Why is Lebanon trying to ban 'Wonder Woman'?

A premiere of " Wonder Woman " is scheduled for Wednesday in at least one cinema in Beirut. The Wonder Woman event will allow players to unlock the iconic outfit from the upcoming film for free. The all-new trailer for " Wonder Woman " took the world by storm Thursday morning. Here's a look at five things you might have missed while being dazzled by Diana Prince. Read More »

Sea Of Thieves Shows Us Some Campaign Footage At E3


Official gameplay walkthrough for Sea of Thieves . There's also a hunt for buried treasure following clues that lead across an island and through a cave, followed by a cooperative escape from the treasure's skeletal guardians. This year the game got a lengthy spot which showed us a whole lot more of the game, including what could be some campaign footage. I can't wait for Sea of Thieves , it looks marvellous. Read More »

Iran: Security Forces Say Attackers Were Iranian Nationals

The intelligence ministry , meanwhile, said Friday that 41 people suspected of being "agents of Daesh (IS)" had been arrested in the aftermath of Wednesday's attacks. State TV broadcast the ceremony live. "Iranian people reject such USA claims of friendship". Eight more individuals were also arrested on suspicion of providing backup for the five terrorists who carried out the June 7 attacks in Tehran . Read More »

Jeremy Corbyn was 2227 votes away from becoming British PM

But her decision to call the general election has backfired, and it is not even certain she will remain at the helm. This will allow us to come together as a country and channel our energies towards a successful Brexit deal that works for everyone in this country - securing a new partnership with the European Union which guarantees our long term prosperity. Read More »

Capitol Pride Parade rerouted due to protesters

Thousands of revellers, some waving rainbow flags symbolizing gay rights, crowded Washington streets on Saturday for the city's gay pride parade in an annual party that saw anti-corporate protesters briefly block its route. "They could meet our original demands". "We kind of lost our goal, I think, as a Pride parade, and that's our day and I always say that's our only one gay day we get". Read More »

Man overboard! Artemis' skipper goes flying into Bermuda's Great Sound

Outteridge slipped and flew off the boat as the six-man crew went through its quick, choreographed sprint to change sides while the 50-foot foiling catamaran was turning while going about 27 knots on the fifth of seven legs. Outteridge said the crew will review video and determine what it would do differently if he goes overboard again. Team Japan drew another penalty when the two boats nearly touched at gate five in the final race of the day, handing Artemis a comfortable win. Read More »

Kiwis reach match point in America's Cup challenger finals


The Kiwis' 50-foot catamaran came off its foils and slowed dramatically as Burling misjudged his approach to the final mark, allowing Artemis to catch up. Artemis had levelled the score at 2-2 in the first race of the day, making what has become a trademark thunderbolt start. Artemis again nearly came close to crashing with Team New Zealand, with Peter Burling screaming at his rivals midway through the third leg. Read More »

Patty Jenkins Still Not Signed On For Wonder Woman Sequel

I went through glass on windows, " she said . It's a good result for director Patty Jenkins and potentially an even better bargaining chip, with reports Jenkins is yet to sign to direct an nearly inevitable sequel . the story of Wonder Woman that's hitting the zeitgeist perfectly". But the opening weekend for " Wonder Woman " is an achievement for female filmmakers and for the industry, says Paul Dergarabedian, senior media analyst at comScore. Read More »

Texas is set to ban texting while driving


Meanwhile, talk to Texans and many have little clue what the political hubub in Austin is all about - even that a special legislative session is scheduled to start or what numerous issues are. That could change if Republican Gov. Greg Abbott signs off on bipartisan bills that would require judges to offer alternatives such as community service, payment plans or waivers. Read More »

Jennifer Lawrence is OK After Plane's Engines Failed During Flight


Saturday, June 11th, Jennifer Lawrence's private jet had to make an emergency landing. Thankfully, the pilots were able to land the plane anyways, and everyone - Lawrence included - walked away from the event unharmed. Her representative, who confirmed the incident, told E! The plane made the emergency landing in Buffalo, N.Y., and emergency vehicles were waiting. Read More »

Jury hears Bill Cosby's apology for 2004 sexual encounter

It's giving jurors a look at his view of the January 2004 encounter where Andrea Constand says he drugged and violated her at his suburban Philadelphia home. In the deposition, he recounted a telephone conversation he had with Ms Constand's mother. Prosecutors on Friday called a psychologist, Veronique Valliere , to explain why sexual trauma victims sometimes have trouble recalling details and act in ways that can appear illogical. Read More »

Police make new arrests after London and Manchester terror attacks


They drove their hired van into pedestrians on London Bridge before stabbing people in the area around Borough Market. Khuram Butt, a British citizen born in Pakistan , and Rachid Redouane were named by Scotland Yard as two of the three men who killed seven people during a weekend terror attack in London . Read More »

'Wonder Woman' buries 'The Mummy' at box office

The film will easily pass the $200 million worldwide threshold over the weekend, but that certainly doesn't meet the expectations of an action film starring Tom Cruise . With Universal's The Mummy hitting theaters on Friday, Jake Johnson (who plays Chris Vail in the film) took part in a round of "Co-star Crush" on EW: The Show in order to share the love for his fellow cast-mates, and there was a lot to go around. Read More »

Police face scrutiny as third London attacker named


Police said Zaghba had not been a subject of interest for them or for the MI5 domestic intelligence agency. Police on Monday named the other two attackers as Shazad Butt and Rachid Redouane . All three attackers were shot dead at the scene of the attack within eight minutes of the first 999 call. Police have identified the third man involved in the attack on London Bridge and Borough Market Saturday night that killed seven people and injured more than 40 others. Read More »

Underwood makes CMT Awards history

In the Video of the Year category, Urban's " Blue Ain't Your Color " defeated Underwood with " Church Bells ", Artists of Then, Now & Forever with "Forever Country", Cole Swindell with "Middle of a Memory", Florida Georgia Line with "H.O.L.Y", and Miranda Lambert with "Vice". Read More »

Republican-led Senate OKs $11.8 billion budget


In fact, Democrats never exercised that option the last time they were in the Senate majority, from 2007 to 2015. (Granted, Trump wants to alter the nation's health care system in ways beyond what Congress can achieve through reconciliation , like regulations on selling insurance across state lines.) The assumption has been that tax reform would take the same shape next fiscal year, though it'd be contingent on Congress passing a new budget: a daunting task. Read More »

Katy Perry was introduced to meditation by ex Russell Brand

She explained: "I'm really strong as Katy Perry , sometimes I'm not as strong as Katheryn Hudson ". Despite being urged to stop, Katy continued through her tears and spoke about creating a new persona for herself. The Swish Swish singer underwent a therapy session with Dr. Siri Sat Nam Sing on the YouTube livestream Witness World Wid. "So sad that @katyperry considered suicide!" tweeted one followed by the hashtag: "We love you Katy Perry ". Read More »

Wonder Woman Director Says Shared Universes Not Always A Good Idea


Gal Gadot who plays the dual role as Diana Prince and Wonder Woman has described her character as a young idealist who is pure and different to the experienced, super-confident, grown-up woman we have seen. One wild card is the worldwide box office, where Cruise still enjoys major star status. That would make it the largest foreign opening for any Tom Cruise film to date. Read More »

England draw was one of the "most emotional games ever" for Strachan


The 114th meeting of global football's oldest rivals initially looked to be going the visitors' way after substitute Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain hushed the Hampden roar. "Overall the objective is to qualify and we are top of the group". About the Tottenham striker's late equaliser, he added: "It was brilliant for him that in a pressure moment, he executed a skill that he made look a lot easier than it actually was". Read More »

Cosby lawyer seeks to show a romantic tie between client, accuser

During several hours of questioning by the lawyers of I Spy star, the former employee of Temple University calmly and confidently replied to all the questions raised against her. Ms Constand managed the women's basketball team at Temple, Cosby's alma mater, while he was a high-profile trustee. "I sound like a perverted person, '" Gianna Constand said, noting that Cosby kept calling her "Mom". Read More »

Worldwide collections and day wise break up of Raabta


Bollywood trade analyst Taran Adarsh took it to micro-blogging site Twitter to share the first day box office collection of " Raabta ". The total box office collection of Raabta in two days is 10.72 crores now. The Homi Adajani and Bhushan Kumar's jointly co-produced flick has been made on a total budget of Rs 55 crore. The film has indulged in a legal trouble as the film is quite similar to 2009 released Telugu film " Magadheera ". Read More »

Ariana Grande officially releases Somewhere Over The Rainbow as a charity single

Twitter users were quick to praise the police officer, with many pointing to the gesture to once again praise the efforts of the emergency services. "I love you so, so much", Ariana told the crowd. I love you guys so much and I think that the kind of love and unity you're displaying is the kind of medicine that the world really needs right now. "And then two days after, she called me and she goes, 'Look, I need to do something. Read More »

Manchester United overtake Real Madrid as the world Richest Football club


Consequently, the newspaper notes United boss Jose Mourinho - who gave Morata his first-team debut at Madrid - has tried to persuade the 24-year-old into joining the Red Devils. But the former Atletico Madrid man's refusal to push through a move means Los Blancos have told Kaylor Navan he will be the No1 at the Bernabeu next season. Read More »

Vettel: Hamilton was the better man today


Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel says he is "not so happy" with his final lap of qualifying for the Canadian Grand Prix . With the exception of Friday's first practice, the Ferraris have stayed ahead of Hamilton , who will be bidding to start from pole position for a third straight year and match Michael Schumacher's record six Canadian poles. Read More »

Panama's feared dictator and ex-US ally Noriega dies


Manuel Noriega's wife, Felicidad Sieiro de Noriega, and the couple's three daughters, Thays Noriega, Sandra Noriega, and Lorena Noriega are survived by him. Noriega, ruled Panama from 1983 to 1989 - a period marked by corruption and murder of political opponents. "He would only say "hello" very respectfully", said German Sanchez, who lived next door for 16 years. Read More »

Wonder Woman 2: Director Teases Potential Sequel Ideas

Director Patty Jenkins's film took 103.1 million dollars (£79.7 million) in the USA, the biggest opening for a movie directed by a woman. And the new " Wonder Woman " movie, which is directed by Patty Jenkins , gets the essence of who the title character is and delivers an entertaining movie that gives us the background on her character. Read More »

Ariana Grande resumes tour after Manchester attack

Thinking of our angels every step of the way. The singer has announced she'll be releasing Over The Rainbow - a song she covered during the One Love concert that left the 50,000 strong crowd in tears - to raise more funds for the We Love Manchester charity. Read More »

Wanted to make a children's film, says Anurag Basu


Today I am here because of him, as he has shown me the path. Talking about the film and his character, Ranbir said, "My character is very interesting because for me, I never played a detective character and guy who stammers". When asked about his the impressive line-up of his films, Ranbir said, "I feel extremely blessed and grateful because last two years weren't good for me at box-office but to have film with Dada (Anurag), Rajkumar Hirani and Ayan Mukerji, I feel safe". Read More »

WV contestants pass preliminary rounds but don't advance at spelling bee


IN spellers have won the bee three times , including twice in a five-year span, in 2004 and 2008. The Omaha girl must now wait until all 291 spellers finish the preliminaries to learn whether she moves on. Martius Bautista, a seventh-grader who was in the national bee for the third year in a row, accumulated 28 points in Wednesday's preliminary round, but contestants needed 29 to advance, Ryndon Bautista said. Read More »

London attackers planned to use lorry


In addition, police found an English-language Koran during the search of the suspects' safe house, which was opened on a page which contained a verse on martyrdom. The belts, which were worn by the trio when they were shot dead by police, each had three plastic water bottles covered in grey duct tape. Dick, who left the police to work in the Foreign Office in 2015 before taking up her new role, said the militant threat was largely domestic. Read More »