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by | June 05, 2017 | 11:45

Fans lined the streets from the funeral to the cemetery to pay tribute to The Allman Brothers Band frontman. His funeral on Saturday, June 3 was attended by his family and closest friends. Earlier this week, Cher took to Twitter to say that it has been a "rough time" for the entire family in the week since Allman died after a battle with liver cancer, but it seems as though the pop superstar is having an especially rough time herself.

by | June 05, 2017 | 12:18

Iran had nothing to do with the terror attacks on the U.S. in September 2001, or subsequent attacks in Europe - including Germany, France and England - but he singled out Tehran in his speech. Trump has fueled the Russian Federation controversy by firing the man who was originally leading the Russian Federation probe, FBI Director James Comey, in an apparent bid to stop the investigation.

by | June 05, 2017 | 12:32

Comedian Kathy Griffin has claimed Donald Trump is using the furore around a photo in which she appeared with a likeness of his severed head to divert attention from the FBI investigation into Russian meddling in the U.S. Griffin was scheduled to perform in her " Celebrity Run-In" tour at the theaters in November. TV insiders say respected newsman Cooper had no choice but to condemn Griffin's disturbing photo shoot, in which she held up a faux severed and bloody head of President ...

by | June 05, 2017 | 11:31

The May 22 terror attack on Manchester Arena claimed 22 lives, including seven children, and injured dozens more . Gallagher, formerly of Oasis , earned loud cheers from the audience as he emerged in his home town in surprise form. To your families, we love you so much. "I just want to take this moment to honor the people that were lost, that were taken". Proceeds from the event will go to the We Love Manchester Emergency Fund which was set up by the Manchester City Council ...

by | June 05, 2017 | 12:02

United had reportedly called off a move for the forward and any hopes Jose Mourinho had of reigniting interest in Griezmann appear to be over. The Frenchman was previously linked with a move to Manchester United , but they later cooled their interest amidst news that the club had been hit with the ban for breaching Federation Internationale de Football Association rules regarding the signing of minors.

by | June 05, 2017 | 12:07

We are really happy as the team is doing really well. Rohit Sharma , Shikhar Dhwan, Virat Kohli , MS Dhoni , Yuvraj Singh and Kedar Jadhav are the six batsmen in the team. Cricket rivals India and Pakistan held a minute's silence on Sunday for the victims of the London Bridge attacks amid enhanced security at the Edgbaston ground in Birmingham .

by | June 05, 2017 | 11:08

Addressing an election campaign in Bavaria, Merkel on Sunday said that following Trump's election and Brexit , Europeans "really have to take destiny into their own hands". Spicer then claimed that Merkel's comments are in line with what Trump wanted all along. Barber said such a move signals the U.S.is "going unilateral".

by | June 05, 2017 | 11:06

British singer Marcus Mumford held a moment of silence before opening the benefit concert . Mumford urged the crowd to "not be afraid". There were tears as Grande performed her song " My Everything " with the Parrs Wood High School Choir .

by | June 05, 2017 | 11:46

French and Spanish citizens were among the wounded. Khan, in an interview with BBC just hours after the attack, had said, "My message to Londoners and visitors to our great city is to be calm and vigilant today". "They kept coming to try to stab me". Farhad Ahmad, a London Imam, told Sky News "people need to be told that there is no support for this in Islam at all".

by | June 05, 2017 | 11:33

It wasn't the only collaboration of the night either, as earlier in the evening Ariana took to the stage with Black Eyed Peas to sing their hit single " Where Is The Love?' , and was joined by Miley Cyrus for a cover of Crowded House's 'Don't Dream It's Over ".

by | June 05, 2017 | 11:09

The Wonder Woman movie will put all that chatter to rest. Wonder Woman , which is directed by Patty Jenkins and also stars Chris Pine and Robin Wright , has faced some backlash though, with Lebanese officials banning the movie because lead actress Gadot is an Israeli citizen.

by | June 05, 2017 | 10:55

For the record, Lebanon has had an argumentative relationship with the Israelis for decades and has an agreement that the country will be boycotting products from its neighbouring country in the South. Speaking to Uproxx , (via io9 ), Jenkins said "It is for sure [set in the 100 years prior]. But she's definitely way more badass than I am, and my little man ego had to come to terms with that fast".

by | June 05, 2017 | 09:56

The head of the World Meteorological Organization's atmospheric research and environment department, Deon Terblanche, underscored however that the likely impact of US President Donald Trump's widely-condemned decision remains far from clear.

by | June 05, 2017 | 10:30

Grande, 23, initially performed Be Alright and Break Free . A clearly emotional Bieber asked the crowd to raise their hands and shout "we love you" to the victims. He thanked everyone for attending despite a terror attack in London the day before. "Manchester, your bravery is our hope". "We had a different show planned and we had a rehearsal yesterday and we changed everything".

by | June 05, 2017 | 09:50

Grande opened her much-anticipated performance with "Be Alright", but many of her music peers took the stage before her. "It's always felt like a home away from home to me", she said of Manchester, where she's performed multiple times. HollywoodLifers , what did you think of Ari's speech at the One Love Manchester show? "All we feel here tonight is love, resilience, positivity", Williams said.

by | June 05, 2017 | 10:51

Ariana Grande made a triumphant return to the stage as she performed a collection of her hits at the One Love Manchester benefit concert . "The kind of love and unity you are displaying is the medicine that the world really needs right now", she said.

by | June 05, 2017 | 09:48

Additional security measures were in place for the concert following Saturday night's marauding van and knife attack in London. The pop singer visited young fans injured in the attack at the Royal Manchester Children's Hospital on Friday.

by | June 05, 2017 | 10:42

Corey Knebel , who blew the save opportunity on Friday, this time got three strikeouts to send the Dodgers home to Los Angeles. On Saturday, Chris Taylor hit a grand slam off Carlos Torres in the ninth to complete the Dodgers' 10-8 comeback win.

by | June 05, 2017 | 10:51

Coldplay were also a crowd favorite, performing well-known songs like "Viva La Vida" and "Fix You". She told the crowd: "I want to thank you for coming together and being so loving and strong". The 23-year-old was joined by pals like Justin Bieber , Katy Perry , and Miley Cyrus for the charity gig, put together to raise funds for the families of last month's Manchester Arena bombing victims.

by | June 05, 2017 | 08:58

James has been attacking early and often, with dunks, layups and a strong three-point play after taking what essentially was a tackle attempt from JaVale McGee on a drive and scoring anyway. Fatigue set in for the Cavaliers and they just couldn't keep up. He's been such a big piece of our success the last three years, obviously. He didn't make either one of those shots by the way.

by | June 05, 2017 | 09:05

In the midst of a political battle. And Mr Putin denied that Russian Federation had any information on Mr Trump to influence him. "Could you imagine something like that?" The new program airs at 7 p.m.EDT, and also features NBC News senior investigative and legal correspondent Cynthia McFadden's look into "a billion dollar pharmaceutical company accused of pushing a risky painkiller into the hands of patients who should never have had it in order to maximize profits", the network says.

by | June 05, 2017 | 09:37

London police said more officers - armed and unarmed - would be deployed across the city, and there would be additional security measures on London's bridges. The attack killed seven people in a busy section of London and wounded about 50 people. Women react as they stand near London Bridge in London , June 4, 2017.

by | June 05, 2017 | 09:46

The remarks were the latest in a series of denials from Moscow that have had little impact so far on a political crisis in the United States over potential links between Russian Federation and Trump's inner circle. The FBI is now investigating whether Trump's campaign team colluded with Russian officials in those efforts. Flynn has so far not been granted immunity in exchange for his testimony, and he has invoked his 5th Amendment right against self-incrimination and declined a Senate ...

by | June 05, 2017 | 09:25

An estimated 60,000 people attended the One Manchester Concert . "I don't feel or smell or hear or see any fear in this building". "Tonight is all about love, am I right?" said Grande, before sharing the stage with Mac Miller for a performance of her hit "The Way".

by | June 05, 2017 | 08:37

The festival organisers said they were hoping that the rest of the festival would go ahead as planned. Security for the festival had already been stepped up, with an additional 1,200 staff, in response to the May 22 Manchester bombing which occurred after a concert by U.S.

by | June 05, 2017 | 09:18

All net ticket proceeds will go towards the We Love Manchester Emergency Fund set up by Manchester City Council in partnership with the British Red Cross . Grande performed with various artists, including The Black Eyed Peas and Victoria Monet. The singer, who was ending a rendition of " Somewhere Over the Rainbow ", covered her mouth to cry.

by | June 05, 2017 | 08:11

Grande hit the stage once again, this time performing " One Last Time " and closing the show with a touching take on "Somewhere Over the Rainbow". As of late Sunday morning none of the other performers had tweeted in response to the London attack.

by | June 05, 2017 | 08:53

Ronaldo has been battling Messi for the title of the best player in the world for a long time, and games like this will make the discussion of who is the best even more hard. "It is hard to say (how long), but we need to enjoy what we are doing and we will see". The Portugal superstar's opener was cancelled out by an astonishing Mario Mandzukic strike, but goals from Casemiro, Ronaldo and Marco Asensio secured Madrid's third Champions League triumph in four years and 12th in total.

by | June 05, 2017 | 08:01

Crowther said the officer, on the force just two years, faced the attackers only with his baton. The terrorists were dead 8 minutes after police got the call. The tweet said, "The Mayor is busy working with police, emergency services, and the government to coordinate the response to this horrific and cowardly terrorist attack and provide leadership and reassurance to Londoners and visitors to our city".

by | June 05, 2017 | 07:19

After that performance , Grande introduced her boyfriend, rapper Mac Miller , to the stage to sing "The Way", which they collaborated on in 2013. The event began with a moment of silence for the victims of the bombing less than two weeks ago.

by | June 05, 2017 | 07:58

Well, her and 911 of course. Let's take a look at what's in store. Sasha Banks got involved in the feud after Dar confronted her. My concern is that this would seriously harm his chances of ever winning the fans over. If he gets in a desperate situation, he could easily have Maryse attack him so that Dean Ambrose is disqualified so he can steal the title. Backstage - Bayley: Tonight's challenger explained that she watched kendo stick matches involving Sabu, Sandman, Tommy Dreamer and even ...

by | June 05, 2017 | 08:17

In Baltimore tonight (June 4), they'll take the angle to the extreme . or at least the pre-show of the Extreme Rules pay-per-view (PPV) being held in Royal Farms Arena. The reason why the Hardy Boyz and Cesaro and Sheamus has not been talked about the way it should have been is the booking. I have been wrong before (the shark cage match was awesome) but I really don't think this will work.

by | June 05, 2017 | 07:31

The 15-year-old was one of the 22 people who died during the bombing at the Manchester Arena , and Ari said she changed her set list around just to honor the teen's wishes. The Black Eyed Peas were the next performers to take the stage, performing " Where Is The Love? ", also joined by Grande. Miss Grande was performing at Manchester Arena on the night of May 22 where a bomb exploded killing 22 people and injuring hundreds more.

by | June 05, 2017 | 08:15

The show will be broadcast across the globe and proceeds will go to an emergency fund set up by the city of Manchester and the British Red Cross. All of those who had attended Grande's concert last month had been offered free tickets to Sunday's show, while those who were still recovering from their injuries in hospital were watching on TV.

by | June 05, 2017 | 07:31

Of those, 36 remain in hospital and 21 are critically injured, Asst. The three perpetrators, who have not yet been officially named, were shot dead at the scene by police just eight minutes after the first emergency call. "If we don't get smart it will only get worse", Trump tweeted. "The church of England sent out a message this morning quoting from the book of John where they said 'the light shines in the darkness and the darkness will not overcome it.' A clear message that the church is ...