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Takuma Sato of Japan wins the Indianapolis 500

Fernando Alonso , of Spain, left, greets vehicle owner Michael Aandretti as he waits next to his vehicle for the start of the Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Sunday, May 28, 2017 in Indianapolis . He's got a lot of experience, very technical. He also drove for A.J. Foyt enterprise, and got his first IndyCar win in 2013 at the Long Beach Grand Prix - the first win by a Japanese driver in the series. Read More »

Gregg Allman On World Cafe

Allman Bros guitarist Dickey Betts said of Gregg's passing, "It's too soon to properly process this". Gregg Allman and his older brother, Duane, were born in Nashville, Tenn., but raised in northern Florida. Cher , who married Allman in 1975 and had a son with him before their divorce in 1979, was at a loss for words. Leavell recalls seeing one of Gregg Allman's early gigs with the Allman Joys when he was only 13 years old at the Fort Brandon Armory in Tuscaloosa, Ala. Read More »

Jerry Bruckheimer Says the 'Pirates' Franchise Won't Go On Without Johnny Depp

Movie fans lucky enough to have seen Pirates of the Caribbean 5: Salazar's Revenge (aka Dead Men Tell No Tales , in the US) may have waited with hope to see if there was an end credits to be pleasantly surprised. You wonder why David Wenham's Captain of the Royal Navy character is even there. Toward the beginning, Dead Men Tell No Tales seems as if it will test who Captain Jack Sparrow is when he's no longer the captain and simply Jack Sparrow , but then it doesn't and he remains ... Read More »

Photos, Characters And Locations Revealed For Star Wars: The Last Jedi

He states "You'll see-there's a reason why we call him DJ". Master Class Daisy Ridley as Resistance warrior Rey and Mark Hamill as mentor Luke Skywalker, on location in Ireland. But one thing is for sure: that December release date for The Last Jedi can't come soon enough. Remember that part in Star Wars: The Force Awakens , when John Boyega's Finn lies and says he's "a big deal in the Resistance"? "Rian found such a wonderful way of working with her , and I think she really ... Read More »

Cannes Palme d'Or goes to Ruben Ostlund's "The Square"

Technically, The Square was inspired by a 2014 installation project by Ostlund created to test participants' moral code, which is similar to the piece hosted at the gallery run by slick curator Christian ( Claes Bang ) that invites visitors to choose different paths based on whether or not they trust people. Read More »

Alabama executes man for 1982 murder

She also said she disagreed with the state's decision to deny phone access to Arthur's attorneys during the lethal injection. Arthur's latest legal challenges have largely focused on Alabama's method of execution, including the use of the midazolam to render inmates unconscious before heart-stopping drugs are administered. Read More »

Alabama executes man for 1982 murder-for-hire


Ultimately, the sentenced to the death penalty , Tommy Arthur , was executed in the prison held in Alabama, USA. The court went on to refuse to hear his request for a firing squad rather than lethal injection, letting stand the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals' decision that Arthur had not satisfied the legal standards for challenging his method of execution, specifically the use of the lethal injection sedative, midazolam. Read More »

New arrest in 'full tilt' Manchester attack investigation

The CCTV images are the first to show what the 22-year-old looked like when he carried out the deadliest terror attack Britain has seen for more than a decade. "We have protected counter-terrorism police funding, we've increased the funding for our security and intelligence agencies and we continue to provide them with the support they need", May said. Read More »

Ariana Grande will return to Manchester for attack benefit concert


British Security Minister Ben Wallace told BBC Radio Friday that United Kingdom police are confident of "rolling up" the network of militants responsible for the Manchester attack. So far 10 people have been arrested at addresses in Manchester , Wigan and Nuneaton, all in England. "They blocked the whole street", he said, adding that he saw the man handcuffed and taken away in a vehicle. Read More »

Dwayne Johnson introduced Baywatch castmates to 'butt glue'

In a separate conversation, Logo's Matthew Breen spoke with Baywatch's villainess, played by Priyanka Chopra, who reveals how her love of the original series gave her a false vision of what America is really like. Robert Luxford, of the Radio Times, however, had a lot of good things to say about Priyanka. The Guardian's Steve Rose seems to have however felt that PeeCee's genius was wasted in the film. Read More »

Ringling Bros. to stream final circus after 146-year run

He led the circus performers, crew and audience through an emotional rendition of Auld Lang Syne. Like numerous show's 300 human performers, Vargas said, she plans to take a break before seeking out new opportunities, perhaps in Europe, where many of her castmates hail from. Read More »

Manchester Bombing: British Police Release New Photos of Suspect Salman Abedi


In the wake of Monday's attack, British Prime Minister Theresa May raised the security threat level across the country to critical, the highest designation. The statement released through police added: "I wish I could say that Georgina is one of the last to die in this way but unless our Government opens its eyes we know we are only another in a long line of parents on a list that continues to grow". Read More »

Twitter reacts to death of Southern rock legend Gregg Allman

Born in Nashville, Tennessee, the rock star known for his long blond hair was raised in Florida by a single mother. Greg Allman and Cher had one child together, a son named Elijah Blue. The Allmans embarked on lengthy musical explorations that reflected the discipline and dynamics of classical music, the passion of soul and the improvisational spirit of jazz. Read More »

Gregg Allman, southern rock giant, dies aged 69


Butch Trucks died in January 2017. In its heyday, the band was a staple on radio stations and released albums ranked among the best in rock history. He often made reference to his brother, thinking of what Duane would have thought of how successful the band had grown. Their follow-up to the Fillmore album, " Eat a Peach ", became their first top 10 album and featured some of their most popular recordings, including "Melissa" and "Blue Sky". Read More »

Mark Zuckerberg Returns To College - Sort Of


Talking to its graduation class Mark said that it is up to their generation to create a world where every single person has a sense of goal. Society should measure progress not just by economic metrics, but by how many people find a meaningful objective, Zuckerberg said. Read More »

We Quizzed The PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN Cast on Their Pirate IQ

At World's End ended in a way that was unsatisfactory to me, and the bleaker tone of the film made it a pale imitation to its more light-hearted predecessors. Since the beginning, much of the storylines in the Pirates of the Caribbean franchise have revolved around Jack Sparrow and his history. As audiences seeing Dead Men Tell No Tales in theaters this weekend will attest, McCartney plays "Uncle Jack" to Depp's Captain Jack Sparrow , which means in the Pirates universe, ... Read More »

New arrests in Manchester bombing, 11 in custody


A CCTV image, obtained by counter-terrorism police and made public last night, shows the suicide bomber just minutes before he entered the foyer of the Manchester Arena , detonating the explosives contained in the rucksack on his back. But she urged Britons to remain vigilant and said soldiers would remain at high-profile sites throughout the weekend, and start reducing their presence beginning Tuesday. Read More »

Manchester Bombing: Trump Pledges to "Get to the Bottom" of Media Leaks

Home Secretary Amber Rudd said Salman Abedi , who killed 22 people and wounded dozens at an Ariana Grande concert Monday night in Manchester , had been known to security forces "up to a point". He did not provide details, and said it's unclear whether Abedi was part of a larger network of attackers. The bombing was the latest in a series of IS-claimed attacks in Europe that have coincided with an offensive on the jihadist group in Syria and Iraq by US, British and other Western forces. Read More »

UK spies believe 23000 terror suspects at large in UK


The 22-year-old, of Libyan origin, was born in the northwestern English city. The flat is highly relevant as a location which we believe may be the final assembly place for the device. Before kickoff, Prince William laid a wreath in memory of the victims alongside Manchester mayor Andy Burnham. The stadium held a minute of silence for the bombing victims. Read More »

UK lowers terror threat to 'severe;' more Manchester arrests

Armed officers and police dogs took part in the raid on a house in Moss Side, a working-class area of south Manchester. Two more men have been arrested overnight in connection with the Manchester bombing. The explosion killed 22 people - including seven children under 18 - and injured more than 100. Abedi, a 22-year-old Briton of Libyan descent, killed 22 people on May 22 at an Ariana Grande concert. Read More »

Cannes Film Festival ends with gala ceremony for top awards

The Swedish 43 year old director secured the most significant award of his career to date. Coppola won best director for The Beguiled , her remake of Don Siegel's 1971 Civil War drama. Kaige had come to Cannes that year with " Farewell My Concubine ".Campion, who is at the Cannes festival, considers the absence of other women filmmakers from the Palme d'Or list of winners, as " Insane". Read More »

'Pirates of the Caribbean' tops box office, 'Baywatch' sinks

Following the mixed reviews of Dead Men (which look similar to the Stranger Tides), the new Pirates movie might touch $ 80 million following the Monday holiday, Forbes predicted. This is not the first Pirates of the Caribbean movie that released over the Memorial weekend. Estimates now have it pegged for $83 million over the weekend. Read More »

United Kingdom lowers terror threat level to 'severe' as more arrested

Police issued CCTV stills of Salman Abedi , bespectacled and casually clothed, in a plea for information about his movements between 18 May and the attack four days later. Britain's health service said Saturday that 63 people injured in the bombing remained hospitalized, 20 of them in critical condition. This undated photo obtained on May 25, 2017 from Facebook shows Manchester-born Salman Abedi, suspect of the recent Manchester terrorist attack. Read More »

Britain resumes sharing Manchester intelligence with U.S.


USA channel ABC News reported that police had found a kind of bomb-making workshop in Abedi's home and he had apparently stockpiled enough chemicals to make additional bombs. "When that trust is breached it undermines these relationships and undermines our investigations and the confidence of victims, witnesses and their families". Read More »

Jury acquits Tulsa police officer in shooting of unarmed black man


Police asked protesters not to block streets when some stepped into an intersection. Last month, in an interview with CBS' " 60 Minutes ", Shelby said race was not a factor that drove her to shoot Crutcher. After deliberating for nearly nine hours, the jury in the manslaughter case of Tulsa Police Officer Betty Shelby has returned a not guilty verdict. Read More »

Portugal wins Eurovision 2017, Belarus 17th


Portugal have won "The Eurovision Song Contest " for the first time. Portugal's Salvador Sobral performs with the song " Amar Pelos Dois " during the Eurovision Song Contest 2017 Grand Final Dress rehearsal 1 at the International Exhibition Centre in Kiev , Ukraine, May 12, 2017. Read More »

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales

Johnny Depp returns to the big screen as the iconic, swashbuckling anti-hero Jack Sparrow in the all new Pirates movie. I remember going to the theater when I was 15 to see the very first Pirates movie thinking what an incredible example of fantasy and realism blended perfectly together. Read More »

10 people detained in connection with Manchester attack


Police have reviewed security at more than 1,300 events over a weekend that includes a number of football matches at Wembley and an athletics meeting in Manchester. Meanwhile, British Transport Police says armed officers will patrol some United Kingdom trains for the first time because of the increased threat of extremist attacks. Read More »

Ewan McGregor leads star tributes to Sir Roger Moore


Daniel Craig tweeted an image of himself with Moore, captioned "Nobody Does It Better - love Daniel", in an assumed reference to the theme tune of 1977's The Spy Who Loved Me which Moore starred in. O'Mara published two previous Moore memoirs, My Word is My Bond in 2009 and Last Man Standing in 2014, as well as a history of James Bond on screen. Read More »

Britain's Got Talent judges lose their vote in shock semi-finals twist


The 16-year-old, from Writtle, near Chelmsford, who previously left the judges in tears, with a song he had written for his grandmother, Maureen McGuinness, who was diagnosed with Alzheimer's three years ago. Semi-finals start Monday at 7.30pm on ITV followed by the results show at 9.30pm and continue throughout the week until Friday at the same times. Read More »

Sullivan: Total package of Derek Jeter made him great

Jeter won five World Series, retired with 3,465 hits, sixth on MLB's all-time list and a career batting average of.310. Enjoy the big show Jeter fans! His No. No rumors about substance abuse or drugs to enhance his body and boost the statistics. He is the team's career leader in hits, games played, at-bats, doubles and stolen bases, and retired as the team's longest run captain. Read More »

Bomb was assembled in flat where Salman Abedi spent last hours

His 22 victims included an eight-year-old girl, several teenage girls, a 28-year-old man and a Polish couple who had come to collect their daughters. On the investigation front, Greater Manchester Police say two men were arrested overnight in Manchester and in the Withington area south of the city. Read More »

What was Priyanka Chopra doing at a NY radio station!

The rating for the film on Rotten Tomatoes has risen 5% since Wednesday but is still at the very low 19%. "I've played negative characters in my Indian films a couple of times but I think what was cool here was Victoria, my character was written for a guy, initially", Chopra told Robin Roberts. Read More »

Trump Tells NATO Members to Pay Up


Trump has frequently assailed the treaty organization as "unfair" to the US, arguing that other member states have long failed to uphold their defense spending commitments. But some issues remain open, like climate and trade", he told reporters. The attack, he said , "demonstrates the depths of the evil we face with terrorism". Read More »