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Manchester Arena explosion:Twitter users extend a hand


May said the attacker also died in the bombing. Police say the lone male bomber died at the scene after detonating an improvised explosive device . United States singer Ariana Grande had just finished a concert at the Manchester Arena , the largest indoor arena in Europe that can hold 21,000 people, when the blast occurred. Read More »

White House calls North Korea 'flagrant menace' after latest missile test


North Korea on Sunday launched what it said was a new type of "medium long-range" ballistic rocket that can carry a heavy nuclear warhead. But Japanese officials said the missile flew for about 30 minutes, travelling about 800km and reaching an altitude of 2,000km - a flight pattern that could indicate a new missile type. Read More »

James Bond star Sir Roger Moore dies at 89


Moore toiled as a working actor, in television and films in the United Kingdom, and then in the a studio contract player for MGM before breaking through in a few television roles, in " Maverick " and then " The Saint ". A renowned actor not only on the silver screen but also a huge name in the world of television, Sir Roger Moore's death is an irreparable loss. Moore said. Read More »

North Korea links nuclear advances to hostile USA policy


New President Moon Jae In, who campaigned on a more moderate approach to the North, is seeking a two-track policy involving sanctions and dialogue with its reclusive neighbour to rein in its nuclear and missile programmes. Trump later said he would be "honored" to meet the North's leader, Kim Jong Un , under the right conditions. U.S. Disarmament Ambassador Robert Wood added that China's leverage with the North was significant and they should be impressed to do more. Read More »

President Trump Makes Historic Visit To Old City Of Jerusalem

With Israeli VIPs looking on at Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion airport, Trump boarded Air Force One and departed for Rome, ending his two-day visit to Israel and the West Bank. Israel occupied east Jerusalem , where the Western Wall is located, and the West Bank in 1967 in moves never recognised by the worldwide community. Read More »

WNY Muslim leader reacts to Trump speech

President Donald Trump ended a visit to Tehran's arch-foe Saudi Arabia where arms deals worth nearly $110 billion were signed . The remarks by Zarif came in response to Trump's anti-Tehran comments in Riyadh on Sunday and his arms sale deal with Saudi Arabia . Read More »

On the United States was struck by a powerful tornado

Fallin toured Elk City on Wednesday afternoon as families sorted through the remains of their homes. At least one person has been killed by a tornado that roared through a portion of a western Oklahoma town. The National Weather Service said spotters reported a tornado four miles northwest of Chetek at 5:35 p.m., and another five miles west-southwest of Weyerhaeuser at 6:15 p.m. Read More »

Guardiola's family unharmed in Manchester bombing


Twelve children under the age of 16 were among those injured. The person said that Grande and her team are more focused on the victims at the moment, not the tour. She loves her fans and is absolutely crushed and devastated as you can imagine. Rawlinson says Callander "was academically a very gifted student, very hard-working". Read More »

Trump's new "taxpayer first" budget leaves out nearly half of America


A Quinnipiac national survey in March, while House Republicans were trying to replace Obamacare, showed that the public opposed cuts in the federal Medicaid program by a margin of 74 percent to 22 percent. A program created to move people receiving Social Security disability payments back into enter the workforce is politically toxic as well. Under President Donald Trump's proposal, the United States would spend 29.1 per cent less on the State Department and "other global programmes" ... Read More »

Teens Arrested in Killing of Boy, 6

Byron McBride , 19, is accused of shooting Kingston repeatedly after driving to the supermarket auto park in a Honda Civic with Dwan Wakefield and D'Allen Washington , both 17 years old. None of the three suspects have any prior convictions but said Washington was out on bond for an armed robbery arrest in Madison County. It was just after 1 a.m. Read More »

Israelis and Palestinians are ready 'to reach for peace'

And Vice President Mike Pence tweeted, "Karen and I offer our heartfelt condolences & prayers to the victims, their loved ones, and the people of Manchester". Speaking to reporters after touring Netanyahu's residence, the president thanked the prime minister "for his commitment to pursuing the peace process", insisting to reporters that "he's working very hard". Read More »

Trump's $4.1T budget relies on deep domestic cuts

People familiar with the plan were not authorized to discuss it by name and requested anonymity. "We need people to go to work", Mulvaney said. It also takes a hard-line approach to the food stamps program officially known as Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP). Read More »

Video leads to charges for attack on cerebral palsy patient


While inside surveillance video showed Baker mocking how the victim walked. Anybody with information about the incident should contact the West Chester Police Department at 610-696-2600. "The victim is to be commended for keeping his cool and notifying the police", Chester County District Attorney Tom Hogan explained. "Every decent citizen should be outraged by the defendant's conduct". Read More »

AMBER Alert canceled, 12-year-old Cattaraugus County girl found safe


It was last seen heading southeast , possibly heading for the Allegany Mountains , police said . Wilson is described as 5 feet 6 inches tall and weighing about 100lbs, with straight blond hair and blue eyes . The VEHICLE has been identified as a Red pickup truck Chevy Silverado with NY license plate number CXA5836. He has short, black hair and brown eyes . Read More »

Louisville police seek help in finding 7-year-old's killer


Dequante Hobbs was sitting at the table around 8:15 p.m. and playing with an iPad before bed when he was shot, WAVE reports. "I'm pleading with you, if you were there — and you know who you are — you know that this was, I'm sure, an unintended target", he said. Read More »

Rain chances increase through Thursday, cooler air sticks around


After a lovely day in the 70s, clouds will lower and thicken up tonight ahead of another round of showers. Showers will be moving through North Texas this evening with temperatures in the 60s. Winds will be fairly light and overall it will be a very comfortable day outdoors. Winds will become north 5 to 12 miles per hour. Chance of rain 90%. Read More »

Israeli army kills Palestinian teen amid Trump visit

But he avoided any mention of a Palestinian state and did not address a campaign promise to move the U.S. Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem , something Netanyahu yearns for. U.S. President Donald Trump declared Tuesday afternoon in an historic speech at the Israel Museum in Jerusalem, "The ties of the Jewish people to this holy land are ancient and eternal". Read More »

Arrested After Deadly UK Concert Bombing; Prime Minister, Queen React

Brown posted on Facebook, next to a picture of her smiling face. "Club staff are ready to help the police and other emergency services in any way that may be required at this challenging time for our city". "It was a huge explosion - you could feel it in your chest". "We just ran as fast as we could to get away", Lunt said. Greater Manchester Police said the attacker died at the scene. Read More »

Carey, Ohio State lacrosse tops Duke, advances to NCAA semis


Ohio State (32-2) advanced to the national semifinals for the first time and ended the deepest run by Texas Tech (27-5). The Cavaliers held a 3-1 lead and junior Henrik Wiersholm (Kirkland, Wash.) was serving for match point on court six when rain and lightning sent the match into a delay. Read More »

Firefighters advance on blaze southeast of San Diego


Highway 94 was shut down between Honey Springs Road and Highway 188, and Otay Lakes Road was closed between Wueste Road and Highway 94. Carvalho and a friend were at the Pink Gate Shooting Range near Jamul Saturday when they saw flames shooting up and quickly spreading - after a group of friends fired their guns in some dry brush. Read More »

Minnesota lawmakers in overtime to finish $46B budget


The speaker said Republicans agreed to retreat on one of their most high-profile policy priorities, a measure to block Minnesota cities from setting their own minimum wages and workplace standards. Tasked with passing a new budget with a $1.65 billion surplus in hand, the Legislature slogged over the final weekend of the legislative session to piece together a budget. Read More »

'I'm scared:' Six-year-old boy makes plea to end gun violence


Louis Post-Dispatch was her son Jeffrey's reaction to the drive-by-shooting death of her cousin, has received 80,000 views. "Because I'm really scared to die. I'm not supposed to be knowing about all these guns. "I know about all bad stuff", he says in the video. The danger that people in the community face every day has definitely hit home with the 6-year-old, his mom said. Read More »