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Appeals Court Smacks Down Trump's Second Muslim Ban

But, in these days of The Pivot, when we are repeatedly told not to worry that so numerous president*'s policies differ from his campaign rhetoric, it is the federal courts who most stringently hold the president* to what the candidate said.

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British police `working closely´ with United States again after `fresh assurances´

But police say they're still working to determine whether Abedi may had help in planning the bombing. Non-U.S. media followed, again citing U.S. sources. British Prime Minister Theresa May , arriving at a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels , said the countries' partnership on defence and security was built on trust, but "part of that trust is knowing that intelligence can be shared confidently".

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More storms on the way

Can't rule out possible thunder during heavier rains. Seasonably high temperatures , moderate humidity levels, and low to moderate rain chances are likely for Sunday and Memorial Day . Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Normal highs for the end of May are in the 74- to 75-degree range. Low around 58. Southeast wind 8 to 10 miles per hour.

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Nicole Kidman vows to support female filmmakers

Kidman made reference to the fact that, on the highest-grossing features of 2016, only 4% were directed by women: "We have to support female directors..." Jane Campion was the only woman director among the honored group, which included Roman Polanski, David Lynch and Michael Haneke.

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Mourinho reacts to winning Europa League final

Mourinho meanwhile, was keen to dedicate the triumph to the victims of the Manchester terror attacks on Monday. Former United midfielder David Beckham posted on Instagram: "Tonight was more important than sport..." They join Juventus, Ajax, Bayern Munich and Chelsea as the only clubs to have won the Champions League, the Europa League and the now defunct European Cup Winners' Cup.

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Celebrities react to Roger Moore's death

Moore penned two books about his time as Bond as well as two autobiographies, including " My Word is My Bond: The Autobiography", which was peppered with anecdotes about his encounters with other stars and his memories of his time in Hollywood.

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Philippines Army Deploys Helicopters to Retake City From Islamist Rebels

With his right hand raised, Duterte made a stark pledge. During an April 29 call that focused mostly on North Korea's nuclear and ballistic missile programme, Trump congratulated Duterte on doing an "unbelievable job on the drug problem".

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United Kingdom police stop sharing information on Manchester attack with USA after leaks

The British government and Greater Manchester police had refused to confirm the identity of the suicide bomber as Salman Abedi just over two hours before his name appeared in US media outlets. Two of his brothers have been arrested along with their father. In recent years, after his parents moved back to Libya, Abedi began failing out of college and expressing more radicalized ideas.

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Cannes Film Festival observes minute's silence for Manchester

As the film festival turns 70, Jing Daily is helping celebrate the anniversary by looking back at the most memorable fashion moments by Chinese actresses , filmmakers, and designers in the history of Cannes. The new mother has been keeping quite a low profile for the past few weeks; we managed to learn some details about the way that she is embracing her fresh life as a mother to her daughter Lea de Seine Shayk Cooper.

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Roger Ailes, Former CEO Of Fox News Dies At 77

Ailes was forced to resign from Fox News in July 2016 in the wake of sexual harassment allegations leveled by former employees. "More than anyone, Roger knew how to frame the message and communicate it to the masses", said former Arkansas Gov.

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'Greatest Show on Earth' takes a final bow

Those owned by Feld, including a kangaroo, a camel and other tigers, have been found new homes that circus officials would not divulge. Feld chose to fold up the tent as a result of high operating costs combined with lower ticket sales, it said in a statement at the time.

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Man arrested inside Bullock's home convicted of stalking

He was also ordered to seek continued treatment at a mental health facility. Corbett - who climbed a fence to get onto the star's property about 5 a.m. Once Bullock verified that police were outside her bedroom door, she was told to open the door. When police took Corbett into custody, he reportedly had 25 pages of writings about his obsession with the actress.

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Details Emerge About Ariana Grande Concert Bomber, Three More Arrests Made

Security experts told the Times that Abedi's deployment of an improvised explosive device outside the Arena showed a level of sophistication that implied he had collaborators and the possibility that other bombs had been made at the same time .

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Reporter alleges attack by Montana GOP hopeful

Far-left liberal journalist Ben Jacobs was reportedly " body slammed " on Wednesday by GOP congressional candidate Greg Gianforte on the eve of Montana's special election to decide who will succeed Republican Congressman Ryan Zinke . "Faith, Keith and I watched in disbelief as Gianforte then began punching the man, as he moved on top the reporter and began yelling something to the effect of 'I'm sick and exhausted of this!'".

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Sweden drops probe into Assange rape allegation

Following Sweden's decision to drop the investigation, WikiLeaks said its "Justice for Assange" campaign would now focus on the United Kingdom, because British authorities have refused to confirm or deny whether an extradition warrant had been issued by the USA that could still lead to Assange being extradited there.

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GLAAD Gives Disney, Sony, Lionsgate Failing Grades for LGBTQ Representation

GLAAD also found that racial diversity among LGBT characters in mainstream film dropped drastically: In 2016, only 20% of LGBT characters were people of color, compared to 25.5% in 2015 and 32.1% in 2014. "With numerous most popular TV shows proudly including LGBTQ characters and stories, the time has come for the film industry to step up and show the full diversity of the world that movie audiences are living in today instead and end the outdated humor seen in many films", said Sarah Kate ...

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Meghan Markle Arrives With Prince Harry at Pippa Middleton's Wedding Reception

Kate was photographed having a serious talk with George outside St. Marks Church in Englefield, Berkshire. But she did fly to London on Wednesday ahead of the festivities. And earlier this month, the couple packed on the PDA at a polo match. She later told TODAY's Matt Lauer that all the attention showered on the form-fitting gown - and her sheathed derrière - surprised everyone.

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Alien: Covenant brings in $4.2 million at Thursday box office

One comp is Mad Max: Fury Road which bowed on May 15 two years ago and had a Thursday preview of $3.7M and ended up with a Friday tally of $16.6M. 2 " is impressive having earned more than all the other films combined", said Paul Degarabedian, senior media analyst at ComScore, who noted that " Captain America: Civil War " accounted for more than half of the summer take at this point past year.

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The Rock can't save the unfunny 'Baywatch' movie

It's lifeguards to the rescue! " Just come and watch a super fun summer movie and you will be laughing your head off and that's the best part", she said . Zac Efron: "You start craving the weirdest things, like things you wouldn't typically eat". There's the brunette ( Alexandra Daddario ) who looks good in a swimsuit, the blonde ( Kelly Rohrbach ) who looks good in a swimsuit and the other brunette ( Ilfenesh Hadera ) who looks good in a swimsuit.

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Manchester Arena blast: Police were tipped off about bomber

Authorities identified the bomber as 22-year-old Salman Abedi and arrested another suspect. USA security sources, citing British intelligence officials, said Abedi was born in Manchester in 1994 to parents of Libyan origin. A former Libyan security official, Abdel Basit Haroun, said Ramadan was a member of the Libyan Islamic Fighting Group during the 1990s. The friends had argued with him, telling him he was wrong but had become so concerned they contacted the police, the community ...

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Ariana Grande suspends European tour in wake of Manchester bombing

His family has come under scrutiny, as well: Libya's RADA counterterrorism force issued a statement on Facebook saying it has arrested and interrogated Abedi's younger brother, Hashim. Buckingham Palace will hold a minute's silence on Thursday to honour the victims , with 14 of them having been named. The Chelsea soccer team announced it would cancel Sunday's victory parade in London that was to have celebrated the team's Premier League title win this season.

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Latest Game Of Thrones trailer has fans frothing at the mouth

She's standing on a giant map of Westeros itself, surveying their prospects, and then adds: " Whatever stands in our way, we will defeat it ". The recent "Game of Thrones" season 7 photos hugely speak at how powerful Daenerys Targaryen's army is, specifically her dragons, Drogon , Viserion and Rhaegal.

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The New Game Of Thrones Season 7 Trailer

We're less than two months away from the GoT July 16 premiere. " The great war is here ", Jon Snow announces in no uncertain terms as the trailer ends. "Enemies to the East. Enemies to the West. Enemies to the South. Enemies to the North". But it's no surprise that the voice of reason in the trailer was Ser Davos Seaworth.

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A 'Pirates' life for Depp as he sets sail in fifth film

Johnny Depp is all set to don Captain Sparrow's hat for the fifth instalment of the franchise. The first four movies have grossed some $3.75 billion worldwide, so here we go with entry No. New guy Javier Bardem , who plays Salazar, said: "There are new characters, which is going to bring a new flavour, a different dimension to one of the most-powerful franchises of all time".

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Chris Cornell's death: Soundgarden's singer died at age 52

Before a home game that evening against the White Sox, the Mariners honored the memory of the grunge-era icon with a pregame tribute and by playing his music during the contest. The music world is in shock at the death of Cornell at 52. With Audioslave having disbanded in 2007 due to personality conflicts amongst its members, Cornell reunited with Soundgarden in 2010, releasing " King Animal " two years later and continuing to perform across the country.

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Dani Mathers Sentenced To Three Years Probation For Snapchat Body-Shaming

Mathers' post elicited criticism from those who said she was " body shaming " the woman. Mathers apologized last summer after her offending Snapchat led to intense backlash. Mathers was subsequently banned from LA Fitness gyms and fired from her job as a radio host on LA station KLOS. The LAPD launched an investigation after a report of "illegal distribution" of the image, which was taken in the LA Fitness gym .

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Jason Bateman runs from drug lords in OZARK teaser

The new series hits in July. This first look has everything you'd expect from the premise: limitless stacks of cash, fired handguns, auto crashes no doubt caused by someone running a red light, ominous closing of doors, the odd strip club or two.

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Ben & Jerry's bans doubling up on favourite flavours in gay marriage protest

Ben & Jerry's said it is collecting pro-same-sex-marriage post cards from customers to deliver to members of Parliament, and it directed customers to the Equality Campaign , a joint initiative of the LGBTQ advocacy groups Australian Marriage Equality and Australians for Equality.

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Manchester attack arrests 'significant,' important items found

Chief Constable Ian Hopkins added that the eight suspects detained so far were "significant" arrests, without elaborating. Police in Tripoli yesterday arrested Abedi's younger brother and his father, who said he did not expect the attack.

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Texas considers trans bathroom bill for public schools

House Speaker Joe Straus, a Republican from San Antonio , seems to think so. Both bills failed in the House after lawmakers faced pressure from the business community - which feared economic fallout - and LGBTQ advocates. Rep. Dan Huberty , a Republican from Houston who is chairman of the powerful House Public Education Committee and spent months working on the original school finance overhaul, said he was still studying what the Senate approved overnight and hadn't fully made up his ...

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Ex-tennis great avoids Qantas over same-sex marriage edict

The Australian tennis great and Christian pastor Margaret Court has publicly announced she will stop using Qantas "where possible" in protest against the airline's promotion of same-sex marriage . "Melbourne & Olympic Parks does not support Margaret Court's comments", she says, "and we remain an organisation committed to embracing equality, diversity and inclusion, from our fans to our colleagues who deliver the events that people love to attend".

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Mark Hamill Describes His New Star Wars Diet

Both on-set and off-set photos taken by photographer Annie Leibovitz include a first look at two new characters played by Benicio Del Toro and Laura Dern . Seen in her unbelievable costume as the princess-turned-rebel commander, Carrie Fisher appears as the iconic character for the final time in Star Wars: The Last Jedi .

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The New Mutants will be an X-Men 'horror movie'

Mutants are said to be most unsafe when their powers are new, like when they're teenagers. "We're trying to do something very , very different". "They aren't out to save the world - they're just trying to save themselves". In fact, I think it's a fantastic angle to take, and that the superhero genre is so malleable that it can present a new take on any genre: Logan did so with the western, Captain America: Civil War with the spy thriller, Ant-Man with the heist film.

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Jury Selection In Cosby Case Completed

Of the eleven, seven were men, four were women. One of the jurors is black - a woman in her 30's - and five of the jurors are white men in their 20's or early 30's. Protecting the identity of the 11 jurors selected so far is a major concern at the courthouse. That ratio almost matches a 2015 census report that found 13 percent of Allegheny County residents identify as black.

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Bold Claims from King Salman, Iran 'Spearhead of Global Terror'

The prime minister, who had a frosty relationship with Trump's predecessor, heaped praise on the president throughout the two-day visit, declaring: "We understand each other". Second, Iran is too big and too important to ignore, they argue, especially because the easing of sanctions and Rouhani's reelection means it is reengaging with the outside world.


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