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by | May 30, 2017 | 12:26

The Pittsburgh Penguins seldom tested the hottest goaltender in the playoffs in Game 1 of the best-of-seven Stanley Cup Final against Nashville. The Penguins failed to record a shot on goal in the second period. "At the end of the game, I'm disappointed I didn't help my team", Rinne said. "I think that's kind of been our biggest strength". The Penguins had all of three days to get ready for the final following a draining slog through the Eastern Conference that included a pair of Game ...

by | May 30, 2017 | 12:52

In Berlin, former US President Barack Obama and German Chancellor Angela Merkel sent a message of solidarity to the Manchester bombing victims. Meanwhile, CCTV images apparently show Abedi moments after he bought the rucksack used in his deadly attack.

by | May 30, 2017 | 13:33

Susan Sarandon has been doing the whole celebrity rigmarole of red carpets, film premieres, and paparazzi since the '70s, so when it comes to the glitz and glamour of it all, she's understandably a little bit jaded. I think what really determines the first viewing of a film for every spectator is the size of the screen on which you see it. Actress Marion Cotillard , left, and Charlotte Gainsbourg pose for photographers during the photo call for the film Ismaels Ghosts, at the 70th ...

by | May 30, 2017 | 12:26

The brilliant Diane Kruger walked away with Best Performance By An Actress award for an otherwise politically contentious, divisive and problematic film: Fatih Akin's Aus Dem Nichts ( In The Fade ). " The Square ", coming in at two hours and 20 minutes, is an often hilarious satire exploring creative liberty, free speech and the blurred lines between the sexes.

by | May 30, 2017 | 11:54

She recommended that the inquiry be headed by a retired judge appointed by Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng. At the same time, in a statement, Zuma says he has his home in Nkandla and has no intention of living anywhere else, adding that he will go to his homestead when he retires.

by | May 30, 2017 | 12:28

Britain's official terror threat level has also been raised to "critical", the highest level, late on Tuesday. "The silence will be marked by all government buildings and other organisations may follow suit", said the statement on Wednesday, adding that flags would remain at half-mast until Thursday evening.

by | May 30, 2017 | 12:03

Dr Steve Jones, an A&E consultant at Manchester Royal Infirmary, said the staff "pulled together in a very impressive way". Assistant Commissioner Mark Rowley, Britain's top counterterrorism police officer, said authorities have dismantled a "large part" of the network around bomber Salman Abedi .

by | May 30, 2017 | 11:33

After 1.5 million votes, it was revealed that DNA were the first to go through to Sunday's final. They include former Fifth Harmony member Camila Cabello , Alfie Boe with a hologram of Vera Lynn , the Bat Out Of Hell The Musical cast, X Factor's 5 After Midnight and Britain's Got Talent reigning champion, magician Richard Jones .

by | May 30, 2017 | 12:16

A group of protesters block Denver Ave. near the Tulsa County Courthouse following the not guilty verdict in Betty Jo Shelby's manslaughter trial in Tulsa, Okla., on Thursday, May 18, 2017. According to dashcam and arial footage from a helicopter hovering above, Crutcher was seen with his hands in the air before Shelby shot Crutcher, a father of four, in the lung.

by | May 30, 2017 | 11:40

Fake news - a mantra of Trump's campaign and presidency. According to the Times , the relationship had begun to fray earlier this month when Trump abruptly fired Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey, a move Kushner strongly pushed according to reports , not anticipating the backlash, and over Kushner's ongoing war with chief strategist Stephen Bannon and his alleged repeated attempts to see him gone.

by | May 30, 2017 | 11:25

British police have resumed intelligence-sharing ties with U.S. law enforcement after they were temporarily stopped in a row over leaks about the Manchester bombing investigation. A police officer with a sniffer dog patrols near the Manchester Arena early on Tuesday. The New York Times published pictures which appeared to show parts of the bomb as well as torn fabric from the attacker's rucksack.

by | May 30, 2017 | 11:53

And speaking of Subban, his penalty for accidentally flipping the puck over the glass in his own defensive zone sent him to the penalty box with under 10 to go in the third period, but not only were the Penguins unable to finish off the Preds, they STILL failed to put a shot on Pekke Rinne.

by | May 30, 2017 | 10:36

However, three months after joining militant ranks, Bhat came back and returned the stolen amount to the people present in the same gurdwara. Security deployment has been made stringent across the Valley in the wake of a two-day shutdown call given by separatists and Tral Chalo on May 30.

by | May 30, 2017 | 10:49

Among Sir Roger's Bond films were Moonraker , A View To A Kill and The Man With The Golden Gun . Sir Roger , the longest serving actor to play 007, died in Switzerland on Monday after a "short but courageous battle with cancer", his family said .

by | May 30, 2017 | 11:02

In a tweet Sunday night, the president calls for putting more money into the health care system. On the bombing investigation Trump wrote: "British Prime Minister May was very angry that the info the United Kingdom gave to USA about Manchester was leaked".

by | May 30, 2017 | 11:28

Blasted by Democrats and some fellow Republicans for manhandling a reporter from a British publication and repudiated by two major Montana newspapers that had previously endorsed him, Greg Gianforte nonetheless beat the odds in Montana's special House election Thursday.

by | May 30, 2017 | 10:58

The Cannes Film Festival begins next Wednesday, and this year's in-competition slate isn't promising; if directors' past performance is any predictor (and sometimes it isn't), only a few of the main-slate films are likely to hold any enduring interest.

by | May 30, 2017 | 10:55

Cannes competition jury president, Spanish filmmaker Pedro Almodovar, announced the victor of the festival's top prize at a glittering closing ceremony held at the Lumiere Grand Theatre last night. "I can not accept this award without thinking of everyone who has been touched by an act of terrorism. you have not been forgotten", said Kruger as she accepted the award.

by | May 30, 2017 | 11:05

Police say they are investigating a terror network linked to the Manchester bomber, as hundreds of soldiers are deployed to United Kingdom streets to help guard against the threat of another attack. German authorities are now trying to determine whether Abedi had contact with Islamic extremists in Germany before flying to Manchester last week, the magazine said.

by | May 30, 2017 | 09:34

Philippine forces say they now control most of a southern city where militants linked to the Islamic State group launched a bloody siege almost a week ago. The main Muslim rebel groups have signed accords with the government aimed at forging a final peace, giving up their separatist ambitions in return for autonomy.

by | May 30, 2017 | 10:03

The film, Sangamithra set in the 8th century AD, will follow Sangamithra's struggles and inspiring journey to save her kingdom. Even before Shruti Haasan leaking this news, the production house officially announced and put her in a spot.

by | May 30, 2017 | 08:51

The school recorded a 100% pass percentage for both Class X and Class XII . A total of 6,38,865 boys and 4,60,026 girls appeared for the Class 12 examination held between Martch 9 to April 29. After doing so, enter your roll number, your school number and your center number. Palak Goel from Tagore Public School in Kurukshetra, Haryana got second rank with 496 marks.

by | May 30, 2017 | 09:31

This weekend, for the first time since the commercial premiered and unleashed vitriol from numerous thousands who watched it, Kim Kardashian spoke about her reaction to the commercial and her thoughts on the reaction. AL: [On Kim sharing the Taylor Swift / Kanye West phone call on Snapchat] Was it awkward between you and Kylie , or you and Kendall , because Kendall was part of Taylor Swift's squad at the time? "And what was great was that it was so easy, that split".

by | May 30, 2017 | 09:23

The young hero in this movie is Will and Elizabeth's son, Henry, who clearly inherited all of his mother's spunk and is determined to free his father from the curse he was trapped in at the end of the third " Pirates ". "So Johnny's very close with Paul McCartney, they worked together in the past, he picked up the phone, called Paul and said: 'Paul, you wanna be a pirate?' Paul said, 'Sure, I'll be a pirate!' ".

by | May 30, 2017 | 07:59

This is something no one would have predicted in December 2015, when candidate Trump called for a ban on Muslim visitors to the US. "Palestinians are ready to reach for peace", Trump said. The deal incorporates several budget lines that have previously been negotiated and approved by the United States Congress each year, and requires Israel to abide by these terms over the course of the next decade, through 2029, without further lobbying of the U.S.

by | May 30, 2017 | 07:04

Initially announced to hit screens on June 23 as a Ramzan treat, SPYder backed out of the said date and later announced it would come out as an Independence Day weekend release. He has confirmed a September release for the film for Dussera festival. "He took the twitter and wrote, "#SpyDer will come to you this Dussehra! AR Murugadoss is directing the movie.

by | May 30, 2017 | 07:03

Disney's " Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales " is the latest installment of the blockbuster "Pirates" franchise , and the first in six years. A domestic debut of $83 million isn't bad by any stretch of the imagination, but it is important to remember Tell No Tales had a production budget of $309 million.

by | May 30, 2017 | 07:12

Drake's biggest win of the night came when he won the Top Artist award, beating Adele , Rihanna, Beyoncé, the Chainsmokers, Ariana Grande, Shawn Mendes, Justin Bieber, Twenty One Pilots and the Weeknd. Rapper Lil Wayne performs at the 2017 Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas , Nevada May 22, 2017 . In an interview with Billboard after the show, Dion said the song nearly didn't make it into the movie.

by | May 30, 2017 | 06:46

Abedi's father and younger brother were arrested in Tripoli in Libya, where the family originally come from. Police are working in the search for accomplices of suicide bomber Salman Abedi alongside specialist national counter terrorist officers as well as United Kingdom intelligence services, said Hopkins.

by | May 30, 2017 | 06:28

Meanwhile, 10 bachelors are starstruck when NBA legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar joins them for a day of basketball. Last week during the premiere episode , we began the 31-year-old's quest to find love. On it is: Dean , Jack, Jonathan, Blake, Iggy , Kenny , Fred, and Lucas, whose " whaboom " enthusiasm has significantly decreased from night one (and we're all thankful for it).

by | May 30, 2017 | 07:33

Linkin Park's Chester Bennington performed Leonard Cohen's Hallelujah. The service was followed by a public memorial and viewing of Cornell's final resting place. Jill Donaldson told me she was particularly taken by the song, "Times of Trouble". They were on tour and were reportedly working on a new record when Cornell died.

by | May 30, 2017 | 05:57

The British domestic intelligence agency was facing pressure after it emerged that Salman Abedi's friends, family and members of his mosque all raised concerns about the attacker with the Home Office and anti-terror hotlines. - A 16-year-old boy is arrested in Withington, south Manchester . "There is a lot of information coming out at the moment about what happened, how this occurred, what people might or might not have known", Home Secretary Amber Rudd told Sky News.

by | May 30, 2017 | 06:29

Abedi , a college dropout who had grown up in the Manchester area, was known to security services because of his radical views. He reportedly was in contact with family members just before the attack. The disclosure of potential evidence "undermines our investigations and the confidence of victims, witnesses, and their families", it added. Libyan Special Deterrent Force spokesman Ahmed bin Salem told AP Abedi's mother and brother in Tripoli revealed the phone call when they were ...

by | May 30, 2017 | 06:37

Kyle Busch finished second to Austin Dillon in Sunday night's Cola-Cola 600 in Charlotte and evidently did not want to discuss the victor in his post-race press conference. "I just got loose and then I hit it and it ruined our day". Austin Dillon picked up his first career win early Monday morning by winning the Coca-Cola 600 in a race that came down purely to a strategy that paid off.

by | May 30, 2017 | 07:00

Her classmate, Lizeth Villanueva , had earlier come forward with the award Lockett bestowed upon her: "Most Likely to Become a Terrorist". The award was part of a joke, as a mock end-of-the-year awards ceremony at Anthony Aguirre Junior High in Channelview, Texas, near Houston , where a group of teachers handed out certificates to students.