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United Kingdom security threat level lowered as police close on bomber's suspected network


In a statement released Saturday, police said they have been concentrating on an apartment in the city centre where they believe Mr. Abedi assembled the bomb before walking to the arena, which is only a short distance away. "We have around 1,000 people involved in the investigation alone", Chief Constable Ian Hopkins said in a statement. "We thought he must have been a drug dealer or doing witchcraft", El-Hudarey told the BBC . Read More »

Cannes 2017: Ruben Östlund's The Square wins Palme d'Or

Elsewhere The Beguiled - which also stars Farrell as an injured Union solider during the American civil war who appears, close to death, in the grounds of a boarding school for girls in Virginia - was well-received by critics on the croisette and director Sofia Coppola took home Best Director for her take on Thomas Cullinan 1966's novel A Painted Devil. Read More »

Manchester police arrest another man in connection with concert terror attack


Queen Elizabeth II visited victims of the attack at Royal Manchester Children's Hospital, telling 14-year-old Evie Mills and her parents: "It's awful. A relative told AFP that Abedi had travelled to Manchester from Libya four days before the bombing. German police said Abedi made a brief stopover at Duesseldorf Airport, while a Turkish official said he had transited through Istanbul airport without saying where he was travelling from. Read More »

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

With an estimated $62 million for the three-day and $76.6 million for the four-day weekend, Disney's fifth installment in the Pirates of the Caribbean franchise finished atop the holiday weekend box office . Salazar, with his flowing ghost hair and missing pieces, is a big presence on screen, but his creepy death whisper, while cool-sounding at times, can border on unintelligible and grows tiresome. Read More »

Manchester attack: Police try to trace bomber's last movements

The arrest occurred as witnesses reported seeing armed police storm a number 41 bus on its way to the town centre at around 7pm. The huge police operation that followed saw raids in several cities as counter-terror efforts focused on cornering his suspected criminal ring. Read More »

London police boost security at sports events


British police said late Thursday that it will continue sharing intelligence on the Manchester bombing probe to US officials after temporarily halting the flow of information because of leaks to the media - including The New York Times' publication of the crime-scene photos. Read More »

White cop who killed unarmed black man found not guilty

A witness called 911 and said a man was running away from it, and warned that it could blow up. As Crutcher reached into his auto through the driver-side window, the other officer deployed his taser. The report did not indicate when the drug had entered his system. "Our thoughts and prayers should be with the Terence Crutcher and Betty Shelby families during this hard time", Fallin wrote. Read More »

Win a Pirates of the Caribbean: Salazar's Revenge hamper

This time Sparrow teams up with Henry Turner ( Brenton Thwaites ) and Carina Smyth (Sussex's own Kaya Scodelario ) in the search for the all-powerful trident of Poseidon. Academy Award-winning actor Javier Bardem opened up about playing Captain Jack Sparrow's nemesis in the fifth " Pirates " installment in an interview with " Good Morning America ", saying he tried "to create a human being behind a monster" while playing his character. Read More »

Manchester attack: Hunt for possible 2nd bomb under way

Speaking to reporters outside the mosque, El-Khayat said, "We do not radicalize people ". Meanwhile, the national-level campaigning for the June 8 general election resumed today after local level campaigns restarted yesterday, following suspension in the wake of the attack. Read More »

Daniel Craig leads James Bond star tributes to Roger Moore


Brosnan described Sir Roger as "a magnificent Bond " and "a big part of my life" in a post on Facebook . Loving thoughts with his family & friends", while Boy George added : "RIP Sir Roger Moore . He is survived by his three children and wife Kristina Tholstrup. Only Daniel Craig's take on the superspy has made more at the box office than Moore's version. Read More »

Dad and daughter through to live semi-finals of Britain's Got Talent


No judge vote at all. The Britain's Got Talent semi - finals are set to begin on ITV on Monday. The finalists will then be joined by the judges wildcard pick in the final, where the public will vote for their victor. Stephen also revealed some of the talented stars that viewers can look forward to seeing in semi-finals week, including X Factor's 5 After Midnight , Alfie Boe and Very Lynn as a hologram, Little Mix , former Britain's Got Talent favourites Diversity and reigning ... Read More »

Watch The Yankees Honor A Legend

Jeter has said he specifically chose Mother's Day to honor his very first fan - his own mother. The star-studded ceremony included a plaque unveiling with Jeter aka "The Captain"... Luis Severino (2-3, 3.40) starts the opener for the Yankees and he hopes he does not pitch in another marathon. Jeter was a No. 13 much of the time in the minor leagues. Read More »

Manchester Attack The victims of UK concert attack

Salman Abedi spent only a short time at Duesseldorf airport's transit area four days before the bombing at Manchester Arena, Duesseldorf police said , confirming an earlier report in German magazine Focus . Abedi's family remained a focus , too, with a brother in the United Kingdom and his father and another brother in Libya among those being detained. Read More »

Baywatch reboot slammed by critics

Take a look at what Hollywood critics had to say about the Dwayne Johnson and Zac Efron-starrer. Popular review aggregator Rotten Tomatoes has given it a "rotten" rating after getting a rating of just 14% with 42 reviews. So there's this one scene in the film, it's the funniest thing. "It was one of my mom's favorite shows and when the music starts in the beginning.I remember that used to be our queue to jump to the couch and be like, 'Oh my God, it's starting, '" she recalled. Read More »

One month to celebrate a lifetime of love


It would have definitely not been just sugar, spice and everything nice. She's that person that will be down to her last $20 but give you half of it. The things that she'll never get to witness that I know by all accounts she would love, like watching her grandchildren play sports and being the loudest in the building. Read More »

Gregg Allman Always Walked Through the Fire


The organist and singer for the Allman Brothers Band died at his home in Savannah, Georgia, in the United States, his publicist Ken Weinstein confirmed. In his 2012 memoir, My Cross to Bear , Allman said he spent years overindulging in women, drugs and alcohol before getting sober in the mid-1990s. Read More »

LEADING OFF: Homer Simpson hits Hall of Fame, Keuchel back


To commemorate the 25th anniversary of the fabled " Homer at the Bat " episode of the " The Simpsons ", the Hall opened its door for the beloved cartoon goofball. "Right fielder led Springfield nuclear plant to city championship game, then sacrificed his body to win it all", the inscription reads. Lack of mobility in the field was no match for moves atop the dugout. Read More »

Hacker threat about stolen movie was a hoax, says Disney CEO

Though the exact film was not revealed, sources indicate that the hackers claimed to be in possession of Disney's newest franchise entry " Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales ". "The Last Jedi" is slated to bow December 15, 2017. Although the company were said to have enlisted the help of the authorities, they later found that there was no real threat. Read More »

Cher Wore 2 Wild Outfits at the 2017 Billboard Music Awards

For her second performance, Cher surprised everyone when she wore her If I Could Turn Back Timesheer black thong bodysuit with a black leather jacket and a belt, proving to fans that she hasn't aged at all. "Being part of a classic is a very big, big honour", she said, adding that every time she performs the song, "something happens". That night was an emotional one as well - Dion was still grieving over the death's of her brother Daniel Dion and her husband of 22 years, René Angélil . Read More »

Police say 8 dead in Mississippi shooting

No charges have been filed against the suspect yet and a possible motive has not been determined, the police said. However, the suspect himself gave some insight into the events that led to the shootings in an interview with a newspaper. Governor Phil Bryant issued a statement on Facebook , reading: "I ask all Mississippians to join Deborah and me in praying for those lost in Lincoln County". Read More »

Proteas blow victory, lose England ODI series

England will take on South Africa on Monday at Lord's before the ICC Champions Trophy and then the two nations will continue their limited overs contests with a three-match worldwide T20 Series, culminating in Cardiff on 25th June. He and de Villiers judiciously milked the bowling during the middle overs, putting on 96 before Plunkett struck again with a well-directed short ball that brushed the South Africa captain's glove as he tried to limbo underneath. Read More »