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by | May 28, 2017 | 19:03

Blake Shelton took home the award for top country artist, and top country song went to Florida Georgia Line. Making his way on stage for his third victory, the Top 200 Billboard Album with Views , Drake used his award acceptance speech this time to send nods to fellow A-listers.

by | May 28, 2017 | 20:12

After Monday night's suicide bombing, which happened towards the end of an Ariana Grande concert at the Manchester Arena, 20 people remain in critical condition, 12 of them children. Soon after the NYT statement , US President Donald Trump condemned the "deeply troubling" leaks. Meanwhile, the investigation into the blast widened.

by | May 28, 2017 | 19:11

Cornell , 52, was found unresponsive after a performance in Detroit . Cornell , who was also known as a performer in Audioslave , had posted a message expressing his excitement for the concert shortly before his death . "They're all young and these guys all had limitless potential in their lives in front of them". The musician, who fronted bands such as Soundgarden and Audioslave over almost three decades, is credited with shaping the grunge rock movement of the early 1990s.

by | May 28, 2017 | 20:20

While Pirates of the Caribbean 6 has yet to be confirmed, some have questioned whether or not this new movie is a "soft reboot" of sorts, introducing new characters like Brenton Thwaites' Henry Turner and Kaya Scodelario 's Carina Smyth, along with the new villain Captain Salazar, played by Javier Bardem .

by | May 28, 2017 | 19:35

Robert Pattinson stole the hearts of " Twilight " fans with his charming good looks, but in his new movie, 'Good Time , ' he's less sparkly and more scummy. We experimented with looks and we did these pockmarks on my skin and no one recognised me. He said that the whole movie was shot on the streets of NY and not even a single person took a picture as he was unrecognizable.

by | May 28, 2017 | 18:35

Following on from their comfortable opening victory three days ago , the hosts held on to win by two runs at Hampshire's Ageas Bowl and take an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three-match series. South Africa's cause was not aided by dropping five catches - three of them off the bowling of Keshav Maharaj , the left-arm spinner playing his maiden ODI.

by | May 28, 2017 | 19:05

Earlier this week, Vanity Fair awed the whole of the internet with a Starkiller Base-sized behind-the-scenes profile of The Last Jedi . Before she died, Fisher and her Star Wars co-stars were photographed in character for Vanity Fair to celebrate the 40th anniversary of Star Wars .

by | May 28, 2017 | 18:36

The bus came under fire on a side road in the desert on its way to the monastery in Maghagha, about 140 miles south of Cairo . Between eight and 10 gunmen wearing military uniforms attacked the convoy, officials cited witnesses as saying.

by | May 28, 2017 | 18:45

Sergey Kislyak, Russia's ambassador to the USA speaks with reporters following his address on the Syrian situation, Friday, Sept. 6, 2013, at the Center for the National Interest in Washington. His May 9 firing of former FBI Director James Comey has raised concerns about whether he was trying to squelch a federal probe into his campaign's ties with Russian Federation previous year.

by | May 28, 2017 | 18:37

The ill-fated lovers' French fling has gone down in flames after Disick was spotted canoodling with an ex and a British model just days after making waves with the 19-year-old " Famous in Love " actress. She's laid down the law again and vows that he won't get near the children until he's clean and sober. Even though the two never managed to get married, they are the parents to 7-year-old Mason , Reign , 2, and Penelope , 4.

by | May 28, 2017 | 17:31

And that's all for today from the IMEMC News; this was the Tuesday, May, 23, 2017, news round-up from the Occupied Palestinian Territories. "The fact that now people have been made aware of the emphasis on religion is a good thing", said Archbishop Pierbattista Pizzaballa, apostolic administrator of the Latin Patriarchate of Jerusalem .

by | May 28, 2017 | 17:45

Before arriving at the concert, which had attracted a young audience including many children, Abedi is believed to have put the final touches to his bomb in a city centre flat. Photos showed an army bomb-disposal unit at the property. One search was at an apartment in a Manchester high-rise that British media say was rented by Abedi in the months before the attack.

by | May 28, 2017 | 17:43

Photos from both ceremonies are reminiscent of each other. Prince Harry skipped part of Pippa Middleton's wedding to rush back to London to collect his actor girlfriend Meghan Markle and escort her to the reception. Meghan Markle showed a tact, the celebrity did her best to avoid cameras on Saturday, she didn't intend to steal the limelight at the wedding reception - Middletons appreciated such noble behaviour of American.

by | May 28, 2017 | 16:43

But it wasn't clear USA officials were the source of the images, which the Times defended as "neither graphic nor disrespectful of victims" and consistent with basic reporting "on weapons used in horrific crimes". This was followed by images of key evidence in the investigation which was initially leaked to the New York Times , including photos of the bag the bomb was believed to have been carried in and various images of shrapnel.

by | May 28, 2017 | 18:11

The state-run National Health Service said all 27 major trauma units in England had told staff to be prepared for a possible attack, ahead of the weekend and a public holiday on Monday. Earlier, the top U.S. diplomat in the UK, Lewis Lukens, condemned the leaks as "reprehensible" and told the BBC action would be taken to identify those responsible.

by | May 28, 2017 | 18:05

Countered Golden State acting coach Mike Brown, when asked about it Thursday: "That's his opinion". Kerr is still involved, albeit donning sweatpants. While the Warriors led the league with 67 wins this season and are 27-1 in their past 28 games - including a flawless 12-0 in the Western Conference playoffs - Cleveland is fully awake after seeming sleepy at times in the regular season.

by | May 28, 2017 | 17:07

He also predicted "fairly robust" talks on whether Trump should honor a USA commitment to cut greenhouse gas emissions under the 2015 Paris Agreement . Alden Meyer, the director of strategy and policy for the Union of Concerned Scientists, an advocacy group in Washington, said the discord over climate change was unusual for G-7 meetings.

by | May 28, 2017 | 17:03

Two people were arrested and later released. We will never be able to understand why events like this take place because it is not in our nature, which is why we shouldn't recoil. Britain's Foreign Office said Thursday that Tillerson and Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson will hold talks and write messages of condolence for the victims.

by | May 28, 2017 | 16:50

The New York Times defended its publication of the photos saying they were neither graphic nor disrespectful to the victims. "She expressed the view that the intelligence-sharing relationship we have with the U.S.is hugely important and valuable, but that the information that we share should be kept secure", a spokesman for May said .

by | May 28, 2017 | 15:50

Soon, everyone was singing and dancing to the song, which Cher performed before she accepted the Billboard ICON Award. However, the 49-year-old singer didn't seem too keen on the idea, telling the rapping superstar, "Oh, I don't know", before introducing him to her son René-Charles, who attended the event alongside her.

by | May 28, 2017 | 16:00

No further details are available as of yet, but witnesses have reported seeing smoke in the area, as well as hearing a loud bang at around 10am. British Prime Minister Theresa May will raise concerns with Donald Trump on Thursday about U.S.

by | May 28, 2017 | 16:25

The threat assessment has now been returned to the level it was at prior to the Manchester attack. Greater Manchester Police said the arrests have been "significant" and that searches of premises have also thrown up items "important to the investigation".

by | May 28, 2017 | 15:29

British officials previously said that sharing of information between security services and police would stop after the name of the Manchester bomber and photos from the crime scene had been leaked to the USA press, according to the BBC .

by | May 28, 2017 | 16:10

In Brussels for a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit on Thursday, Prime Minister Theresa May confronted Trump over the issue. The decision to stop sharing police information with U.S. - Libya's Deterrence Force, which acts as the police of the Tripoli-based Government of National Accord, arrest Abedi's father Ramadan, saying they had already arrested his brother Hashem on Tuesday.

by | May 28, 2017 | 15:48

His brother Duane Allman , a co-founder of the band, died in 1971 in a motorcycle crash at the age of 24. The band's 1971 set " At Fillmore East ", recorded at Bill Graham's NY hall, was a commercial breakthrough and sailed to the top of the charts.

by | May 28, 2017 | 16:28

Brosnan described Sir Roger as "a magnificent Bond " and "a big part of my life" in a post on Facebook . "My heartfelt condolences to your family, friends and children". He will also be remembered for the 1960s TV series The Saint and for his early 1970s show The Persuaders! in which he starred alongside Tony Curtis.

by | May 28, 2017 | 16:43

Before the conversation between Trump and the other G7 leaders, Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni noted that all the other countries had confirmed "total agreement" to the pact, while the U.S. Shop owners in a Sicilian town have covered their windows with sheet metal and cardboard ahead of a protest expected to take place on the sidelines of a Group of Seven meeting.

by | May 28, 2017 | 15:32

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain steers his auto during the qualifying session for the Formula One Grand Prix at the Monaco racetrack in Monaco, Saturday, May 27, 2017. "So much energy and work goes into these weeks, collectively as a team and individually and the way you prepare yourself". "So much energy and work goes into these weeks ...

by | May 28, 2017 | 16:12

We're supposed to watch or listen or read the reminders of things gone by and have fond thoughts about the past and where we were when Janet gave us our first kiss or when little Algernon took his first baby steps toward his grandmother. These guys are awesome. She said: "My dad was so busy with work, I don't think he had any idea what was going on in my love life!" I get very tentative.

by | May 28, 2017 | 15:16

The article also gave loyal fans a glimpse of Carrie Fisher looking regal in what is expected to be her final outing in the Star Wars saga. About these characters, Hidalgo said to Vanity Fair , "What we're going to see in The Last Jedi are some people who have managed to carve out a life for themselves where they can live apart from the galactic struggle".

by | May 28, 2017 | 14:47

Police have scrambled to close down a network around the Manchester suicide bomber with arrests in Britain and Tripoli, as details about the investigation were leaked to USA media, infuriating authorities who fear a second attack is imminent.

by | May 28, 2017 | 14:23

Following the death of Carrie Fisher late previous year, Lucasfilm issued a statement saying her character would not be digitally recreated in any future Star Wars films. Harrison Ford nearly missed out on playing Princess Leia's love interest, Han Solo. "I remember-and forgive me, I'm going to drop the f-bomb, but that's just Carrie-she said, "Ah, boohoo, who fuckin" cares?" Kelly Marie Tran's Rose, who we learned at Star Wars Celebration would have an integral Last Jedi role, ...

by | May 28, 2017 | 14:00

Allman died at his home in Savannah , Georgia, publicist Ken Weinstein said. Allman had cancelled some 2016 tour dates for health reasons. Gregg was diagnosed with hepatitis C in 2007 and the blood virus became so severe, the star underwent a liver transplant operation in 2010.

by | May 28, 2017 | 14:22

Despite Allman's claims that his health was in order, a statement on the Allman Brother's website said Gregg struggled with health issues over the past several years, but he still managed to go on tour with his brother and bandmates.

by | May 28, 2017 | 15:23

Music legend Gregg Allman , whose bluesy vocals and soulful touch on the Hammond B-3 organ helped propel The Allman Brothers Band to superstardom and spawn Southern rock , died Saturday, his manager said. The rest of the band was stricken but carried on and put out another well-regarded album, " Eat a Peach ". Their songs such as " Whipping Post ", " Ramblin' Man " and " Midnight Rider " laid the foundation for the genre and opened the doors for groups like Lynyrd Skynyrd and the ...