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by | June 05, 2017 | 08:08

The concert was aimed to raise money for those affected by the bombing that killed 22 people and wounded more than 100 at Grande's May 22 concert. Ariana Grande opted to perform more of her upbeat hits as opposed to her melancholy ballads. Grande closed the show with a soaring rendition of "Somewhere Over the Rainbow", from the classic 1939 film, "The Wizard of Oz".

by | June 05, 2017 | 08:22

The 4-1 victory saw the Spanish side become the first team in the Champions League era to retain the title - and doing so on home turf meant a lot to their Wales worldwide. "I can not explain why we played like we did in the second half", said Juve captain Gianluigi Buffon , now a three-time beaten finalist. "It's been a hard season and I've worked hard".

by | June 05, 2017 | 07:29

Ariana Grande broke down in tears as she serenaded 50,000 fans at the One Love Manchester gig. The show is broadcasting across the globe and proceeds will go to an emergency fund set up by the city of Manchester and the British Red Cross .

by | June 05, 2017 | 06:42

Scott Disick is really doing the most out here. His constant partying has reportedly caused the Kardashian family to cut ties with him, as TMZ reported that his drinking and hookups were purposely created to anger Kourtney, the mother of his three children .

by | June 05, 2017 | 06:24

The left-hander has fanned 110 in 78 innings so far this season. He allowed three runs and six hits with nine strikeouts and one walk in six innings. Chris Tillman (1-3) kept the Orioles even until the sixth. The error on Pena was a stupid, frustrating play, the kind of play you absolutely don't want to see any catcher make, but especially not the organization's third catcher who's only up in Major League Baseball because Welington Castillo took a foul ball to the testicles.

by | June 05, 2017 | 06:38

Grande, wearing a baggy " One Love Manchester " sweat shirt and a pair of sweat trousers, invited students from Manchester's Parrs Wood High School to perform with her on stage. As details emerged of Saturday's terror incident, Grande responded with a tweet: "Praying for London". "Manchester, your bravery is our hope", Braun said.

by | June 05, 2017 | 06:29

It's not just the people in the audience at Sunday's One Love Manchester concert that were emotional; some of the performers on stage were, too. Introduced by her manager Scooter Braun as "one of the bravest people I know", Grande took the stage and performed her songs "Be Alright" and "Break Free", singing the lyrics "I'm stronger than I've been before" with particular glee.

by | June 05, 2017 | 07:22

That in itself was incredibly effective, as he got nearly the entire crowd to sing along to some of his hits. "I don't see or hear or smell any fear in this building", said Williams, who performed his hit "Happy" with Miley Cyrus . Proceeds from the concert will go towards the We Love Manchester Emergency Fund , set up by Manchester City Council in partnership with the British Red Cross , to support grieving families and victims of the bombing .

by | June 05, 2017 | 07:07

It wasn't until late Wednesday when a similarly aged man jauntily complained of gastrointestinal discomfort that Cosby laughed out loud and broke into a wide smile that would have been familiar to millions of fans in his 1980s heyday as television's biggest star.

by | June 05, 2017 | 07:51

More than 80 percent of Monday's jury pool said they were familiar with the case, and two-thirds said it would be hard to spend several weeks sequestered across the state. Meanwhile, Montgomery County - where Cosby's June 5 trial will be held - has a population of almost 800,000. They'll point to Constand's continued relationship with Cosby after the night in question along with the one-year delay in reporting the allegations.

by | June 05, 2017 | 06:07

Putin told the NBC host that, after one day, he has a closer relationship to her than he did with Flynn. He told an economic forum in St. Petersburg, Russia , "Don't worry, be happy!". "The minister would have reported it to me", Putin said. "And now we're meeting again", he said. "If this theory is correct and that can't be ruled out, then what could be easier, in this day and age, than using all the technical means at the disposal of the intelligence services, and using those means to ...

by | June 05, 2017 | 07:18

She kicked off her performance with the upbeat "Be Alright", and followed up with "Break Free". Her oversized white sweatshirt reads " One Love Manchester " in graffiti writing, and provided the comfort we're sure she needed on this hard night.

by | June 05, 2017 | 06:47

Grande thanked those in attendance. "We love you, we are with you.the whole world is watching", former One Direction singer Niall Horan said. The US star returned to the United Kingdom earlier this week and has brought back celebrities including Justin Bieber , Coldplay , Miley Cyrus and Katy Perry for the charity gig.

by | June 05, 2017 | 06:38

One of the most powerful moments of the concert was when the Parrs Wood High School Choir sang Grande's My Everything with the singer. Sporting a Justin Bieber Purpose hoodie, Williams replaced the chorus lyrics of his hit "Strong" with the words, "Manchester we're strong, we're strong, we're strong".

by | June 05, 2017 | 06:42

The Geals were in the audience during Grande's performance in Manchester Arena last month. Police officers and security guards could be seen dancing with members of the crowd as the band also played Viva La Vida. The 23-year-old pop star held the young lead performer's hand, both with tears in their eyes, as the rest of the singers joined in. The Malibu star then performed an emotional song called Inspired.

by | June 05, 2017 | 06:25

A Canadian is among the dead in Saturday night's terror attack in London , Prime Minister Justin Trudeau confirmed Sunday. A Frenchman was killed and seven others were wounded in the London terror attack, French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said Sunday during a visit to Tunisia.

by | June 05, 2017 | 07:07

Ariana Grande performs on stage with The Black Eyed Peas during the One Love Manchester Benefit Concer. Niall Horan , Miley Cyrus , Bieber, Katy Perry and Usher are also set to perform at the concert, as well as Grande's boyfriend, Mac Miller, who will duet with the songstress.

by | June 05, 2017 | 06:23

It's June 2nd, dear readers, and that can only mean one thing: Wonder Woman has graced theaters across the globe. Critics also say the film stands alone, but it has a few ties to films like " Batman v Superman " and the upcoming "Justice Lea".

by | June 05, 2017 | 05:44

For the occasion, Ms Grande wore a white oversized jumped emblazoned with One Love Manchester . One of the most powerful moments of the concert was when the Parrs Wood High School Choir sang Grande's " My Everything " with the singer. "This Sunday, when Ariana Grande and her friends return to the stage, the world will stand united with families in Manchester and across the United Kingdom", said Ben Sherwood, president of Disney/ABC Television Group.

by | June 05, 2017 | 05:49

The three-day festival, held in the central German town of Nuerburg, was scheduled to run Friday through Sunday. News has emerged that one of the largest rock festivals in Germany has been evacuated to concerns over a possible terror-related attack.

by | June 05, 2017 | 06:32

A suicide bomb blast killed 22 people and injured dozens more in the foyer of the arena on Monday, May 22, just as Ariana's concert ended. Gallagher, formerly of Oasis , earned loud cheers from the audience as he emerged in his home town in surprise form.

by | June 05, 2017 | 05:45

Kevin McLaughlin and Gregor Paul of the New Zealand Herald join host Andy McGeady to look ahead to the Tour, Ireland's summer and what we can learn from Scarlets. The 31-year-old, who was withdrawn eight minutes into the second half in favour of Owen Farrell , endured a hard night and is far from certain of starting the test against New Zealand with Gatland seeming determined to play Farrell at 10.

by | June 05, 2017 | 07:17

Sadly, over 10,000 unscrupulous applications have been made. The company also said it was aware of some fans who were at the original show who had not yet been able to claim their places for this Sunday's event, and extended the registration period until Thursday afternoon.

by | June 05, 2017 | 06:08

The Patty Jenkins action flick laid claim to the third biggest opening of 2017 so far following Beauty and the Beast and Guardians of the Galaxy Volume Two. Rotten Tomatoes said theater goers gave it an unusually high 93% positive ratings. " Wonder Woman " is part of what is known as the DC Extended Universe films.

by | June 05, 2017 | 06:01

Mr Steven Gibbs, who was drinking in St Christopher's Inn, a few metres from the scene, told the BBC: "A black cab drove past and the driver shouted, 'Terrorist attack, run!' I stood up to take a look and then all of a sudden, there were gunshots.

by | June 05, 2017 | 04:55

A policeman dancing in a circle with young Ariana Grande fans touched a chord with viewers during the One Love Manchester concert . As she and others took to the stage, the message was made repeatedly clear: Whether Manchester, London, Paris or Orlando, the terrorists won't win.

by | June 05, 2017 | 05:59

Jeremy Corbyn has hit out at Theresa May for refusing to debate with him on television, saying it was a "shame" that she had decided not to take part in a head-to-head showdown. "I utterly deplore Donald Trump's decision", he said. Last month May left open the possibility of higher income taxes by promising only that there would be no rises in value-added tax and dropping a 2015 Conservative pledge not to raise income tax, national insurance contributions or VAT.

by | June 05, 2017 | 04:58

Join us tonight (Sunday 4th June) at 7pm on Spark as we stand together with those affected by terrorism , as we air live coverage from the One Love Manchester benefit concert . Grande's concert will take place at Emirates Old Trafford, an outdoor stadium about 3.5 miles from Manchester Arena , where the May 22 concert was held.

by | June 05, 2017 | 06:05

The concert comes the day after attackers targeted the heart of London, killing seven people. Following this emotional performance, Take That took to the stage to perform some of their biggest hits. The BBC cut to a clip of the uniformed officer holding hands with children and dancing during Justin Bieber's set on Sunday night. The show is being broadcast live across the globe.

by | June 05, 2017 | 05:32

A number of nations have vowed to continue their efforts to keep the Paris climate agreement on track, saying the trend toward low carbon development is irreversible for all to achieve healthy growth, after President Donald Trump pulled the United States out of the pact on Thursday.

by | June 05, 2017 | 05:05

Thirty-six people remain hospitalized, according to The Associated Press, with 21 in critical condition. Scotland Yard said "increased physical measures" will be be in place in order to keep the public safe on London's bridges . Witness Elsbeth Smedley told CNN that a man ran into Elliot restaurant in Borough Market, and stabbed two people before running out. "Enough is enough", Mrs May said.

by | June 05, 2017 | 04:35

Concert-goers began queueing outside Lancashire Cricket Club's Old Trafford ground from 8.30am ahead of the One Love Manchester gig. She also performed "Better Days" with Victoria Monét and sang "Where is the Love" with the Black Eyed Peas.

by | June 05, 2017 | 04:41

While China has moved quickly to step into the leadership role vacated by Trump, it's likely that Xi will be looking for more than just increased prestige and prominence in worldwide affairs. But the national targets are voluntary, leaving room for the USA and the almost 200 other countries in the agreement to alter their commitments. "The United States has a terrific record on reducing our own greenhouse gas emissions".

by | June 05, 2017 | 04:10

The show is set to take place at the Emirates Old Trafford stadium in Manchester , and proceeds will go to the Red Cross's Manchester Emergency Fund to help with victims and their families. He then referenced the terror attack in London last night (June 3), the second attack in the last few weeks following the May 22 bombing outside Grande's concert at the Manchester Arena .

by | June 05, 2017 | 04:20

Makarova even pointed out that she never before had played a singles match in the tournament's main stadium (she was the 2013 French Open women's doubles champion). Caroline Wozniacki claimed the first double bagel of the tournament against Canada's Francoise Abanda, but it was not a good day for Ekaterina Makarova , conqueror of top seed Angelique Kerber in round one but knocked out 6-2 6-2 by Lesia Tsurenko.