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Ariana Grande suspends tour after Manchester attack

British Prime Minister Theresa May , who spoke about the matter with US President Donald Trump at a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels, said the countries' partnership on defence and security was built on trust. Abedi had been in Libya in the weeks before the attack, and German magazine Focus, citing unnamed federal security source, reported that he passed through Duesseldorf airport four days before the bombing. Read More »

Watch Trump Trying To 'Rip' French President's Arm Off In Nasty Handshake

President Donald Trump is at the Vatican to meet with Pope Francis, the famously humble pontiff with whom he has publicly clashed. To put it simply-they are intense. In another encounter, Trump appears to afford Macron his notorious yank-and-pull handshake after the French leader approached a group of world leaders, including Trump, and greets Germany's Angela Merkel first. Read More »

Trump 'didn't cite Israel' as source of Isis intelligence


During their White House talks, Trump praised Abbas, and said he looked forward to working with him to pursue peace between Israel and the Palestinians. The statement said: "Both sides stress the importance of reaching an agreement or achieving comprehensive peace between Israel and the Palestinians". Read More »

Salman Abedi: brothers and father held

According to officials, this would free up police officers to carry out patrols and investigatory work amid fears of an imminent second attack . Following the terror attack at Manchester Arena on Monday night, which killed 22 people and left 59 wounded, it's thought that Ariana Grande has suspended her World Tour. Read More »

BJP's Muslim card fails in Malegaon


He had contested the election as Nationalist Congress Party ( NCP ). Haji Mohd Yaseen, father of Haji Ibrahim, the newly elected mayor of Malegaon , had migrated to Malegaon from Rajasthan. Counting of votes is still underway. AIMIM of Asaduddin Owaisi has made some gains in Bhiwandi . As far as Bhiwandi and Malegaon are concerned, Congress has regained its ground. Read More »

Grace marks row: CBSE to not move SC against HC order


With state board results already released, students feel delay in CBSE results could hamper their undergraduate admission prospects. Prakash Javadekar , who is in charge of the ministry responsible for handling the crisis, said results will not be delayed. Read More »

Chaffetz Miffed By FBI's Deferral Of His Request For Comey's Trump Memos

Michael Flynn, Trump's first national security adviser, is a subject of the investigation, as is Paul Manafort, who was Trump's campaign manager for a period past year. "The committee is seeking a broad set of material, some of which may be related to the special counsel's investigation, but some of it certainly is not". Read More »

Democrats hope to send Trump, Republicans a message in Montana vote

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of California criticized Gianforte as "a wannabe Trump". But the age of Donald Trump has corrupted a great many people and shattered norms. Gianforte was cited with grabbing a reporter by the throat and throwing him to the ground. Mike Pence also recorded a robocall and then some-campaigning with Gianforte in Montana. Read More »

We'd exchange cup for victims' lives, says Mourinho

Manchester is a city in mourning and so the meaning of Manchester United's Europa League final against Ajax Wednesday changed significantly in the two days since the suicide bombing which killed 22 people and injured many more. "Today was all or nothing - nearly nothing for us", Mata said, before smiling. Spurs, by contrast, reached new heights in the Premier League , playing scintillating football (light years ahead of United's best) and they were only denied the title and an FA Cup ... Read More »

Russian Officials Talked About Influencing Trump Through His Aides

Former Trump campaign adviser Carter Page said he'll testify in a closed-door meeting before the House Intelligence Committee. The retired lieutenant general is a key witness in the Russian Federation probe, which has roiled the first months of President Donald Trump's presidency with a spate of negative news reports . Read More »

Melania and Ivanka Trump just caused some controversy in Saudi Arabia


By calling upon the Saudis to isolate a nation that has "fuelled the fires of sectarian conflict and terror" Trump has antagonized Iran unnecessarily. Trump was welcomed warmly in Riyadh , where he and first lady Melania Trump were given an extravagant reception. "We thought it was a fantastic idea", World Bank President Jim Young Kim said, when news of the $100 million donation broke. Read More »

Larger network could be behind United Kingdom attack

A relative of the man suspected in the deadly Manchester concert attack says he was driven to extremism after seeing a friend fatally stabbed past year. A man stands in front of a fountain illuminated with the colours of the United Kingdom flag on May 23, 2017, in Zagreb, during a tribute to victims of an attacks claimed by Islamic State which killed at least 22 people and left more than 60 injured in Manchester the day before. Read More »

British police make tenth arrest in connection to Manchester bombing

Queen Elizabeth visited the Royal Manchester Children's Hospital, where some of the casualties have been treated, and was filmed chatting with a girl lying injured on a ward. Mr Bin Salem said the mother told interrogators that her son left Libya for England only four days before the bombing and called her on the same day of the attack. Read More »

Emmanuel Macron out-Trumps Donald Trump in handshake duel before NATO Summit


At The Fix, we've written a few times about President Trump's weird handshakes - particularly his habit of yanking on the hand of the person he's shaking. French President Emmanuel Macron pressed Europeans to strengthen security cooperation and intelligence-sharing after a deadly attack in Manchester as he arrived in Brussels for a meeting of the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation military alliance on Thursday. Read More »

British Police Resume Sharing Intel With US Counterparts


Donald Trump Thursday slammed as " deeply troubling " United States leaks on the probe into the Manchester suicide bombing , warning those responsible could face prosecution. A spokesman for Britain's anti-terrorism police said investigators relied on trust with its allies, adding: "When that trust is breached it undermines these relationships and undermines our investigations". Read More »

US Appeals Court Refuses to Reinstate Donald Trump's Travel

Gregory wrote. Attorney General Jeff Sessions has confirmed that the administration will appeal to the Supreme Court . And Judge Dennis Shedd argued that "the real losers in this case" are "the millions of individual Americans whose security is threatened on a daily basis by those who seek to do us harm". Read More »

White House: Trump, Netanyahu pledge to work together to combat terrorism

While in Israel , Mr. Trump met with the country's president and prime minister, and he traveled to the West Bank for talks with the Palestinian Authority's president. Speaking before Trump, Abbas said that the Palestinians "fundamental problem is with occupation and settlements and the failure of Israel to recognise the state of Palestine as we recognise it". Read More »

Wenger: FA Cup final is about Arsenal, not me


The league-winning manager warned Chelsea against complacency, saying that Arsenal are the favourites for the clash as they are looking to the Cup to turn their season from a failure to a success. Star striker Diego Costa will likely lead the line for the West Londoners in what could potentially be his last game before he moves on to play in China or back to Atletico Madrid. Read More »

Trump threatens prosecution over Manchester attack leaks

The channel said its investigation reveals how Abedi grew up on the same housing estates in south Manchester as a group of young men who radicalised each other with some fighting for ISIS in Syria and Iraq. The two men will write condolence messages for the victims. On Thursday, a large cordon was set up for a time around a location in Wigan , where an arrest was made a day earlier, Greater Manchester Police said in a statement . Read More »

Congress hearings show no Trump campaign-Russia collusion: White House official

Trump raised the prospect that secret recordings may exist in tweet following Comey's dismissal - " James Comey better hope that there are no "tapes" of our conversations before he starts leaking to the press!" "My radar goes up early when I see certain things - that I know what the Russians are trying to do, and I don't know whether or not the targets of their efforts are as mindful of Russian intentions as they need to be". Read More »

Brennan: Russian Election Interference "Brazen"

The intelligence panels want Flynn to provide information on whether there was Russian interference in the 2016 United States election and whether there was collusion between Donald Trump's campaign and Russia . Brennan says such classified information typically shared through intelligence channels, not visiting diplomats. A day earlier, Flynn had invoked his constitutional right not to incriminate himself in response to the Senate committee's request for details about interactions ... Read More »

Manchester United win Europa League, beating Ajax 2-0

Mourinho and United took the winning option, overpowering a talented by lightweight Ajax to give their season and thousands of celebrating fans a warmer glow. "The fact that we can make history for the club, but the fact that we can line up in the Champions League with that music, I think there's no better feeling". Read More »

Police Make 2 More Arrests In Connection With Manchester Concert Attack Investigation

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May is expected to press President Donald Trump about intelligence leaks at the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels later Thursday. Four men have been arrested in Manchester on Wednesday in an investigation into the suicide bomb attack, Greater Manchester Police said. Pressed on how he knew Abedi had been to Syria, Collomb said this was the information that French and British intelligence services had. Read More »

Polls Close in Montana's Suddenly Famous Special Congressional Election


Republican Greg Gianforte won a relatively easy victory in Montana's congressional election Thursday - despite being cited for assault the night before , when he roughed up a reporter at a campaign event. He also enjoyed comparisons made to former presidential candidate Bernie Sanders. Gianforte told him he would get to him later. Yeah I think he should apologize. Read More »

President Trump asks Mideast to extinguish extremism

Yet the two-day effort to recast his administration's ties with the Muslim world sounded starkly different in homes across the Middle East, where there's deep distrust of US intentions and entrenched cynicism over autocratic local leaders who often fail to deliver on heady promises. Read More »

Lawyer says Kushner willing to cooperate with investigators


News media report that the FBI is investigating meetings Kushner had in December with Russian officials. However, Russia has denied involvement while Mr Trump has repeatedly denied any interference. Thirty-seven percent of Americans told Quinnipiac that they approve of Trump's job performance; 55% say they do not - largely in line with daily tracking polls. Read More »