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Terror attacks strike heart of London; 6 people killed

Investigators later described the lone-wolf attack as "Islamist related terrorism". Jean-Yves Le Drian, France's foreign minister, said there were four French citizens injured in the London Bridge attack, one seriously. London mayor Sadiq Khan condemned it as "deliberate and cowardly attack". Police say the attackers drove a van across London Bridge around 10pm, swerving into pedestrians, before crashing the vehicle into a traffic light and leaping out and stabbing passersby.

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Macon, Georgia honors rocker Gregg Allman at his funeral

Fans lined the streets from the funeral to the cemetery to pay tribute to The Allman Brothers Band frontman. The Allman Brothers Band played several fundraisers when Carter successfully ran for president in 1976. Allman died May 27th at the age of 69 at his home near Savannah , Georgia following a battle with liver cancer. " Gregg Allman was better known than I was at that time", Carter said.

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National Doughnut Day: Where to get free doughnuts

Actually, there is a very good reason why folks can get a free sugary fix today. The day commemorates the "donut lassies", female Salvation Army volunteers who provided writing supplies, stamps, clothes-mending, home-cooked meals and of course, donuts, for soldiers on the front lines.

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Daily chartWho is to blame for the Conservatives' polling slump?

Following the referendum result that saw a majority of the younger section of the population vote to remain, the 2017 General Election appears to have galvanised the youth movement more than any other vote in recent history. Gillian Cruise, a lifelong Labour voter in Wakefield until she switched to the Conservatives in 2015 due to their promise to hold the referendum, has now volunteered to campaign for May's party.

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Details On Who Is Set To Win Extreme Rules Main Event (SPOILERS)

Sunday night Roman Reigns, Seth Rollins, Samoa Joe , Bray Wyatt and Finn Balor will all compete in an Extreme Rules Fatal 5-Way Match, and the victor will go on to challenge Brock Lesnar for the title. WWE EXTREME RULES QUICK RESULTSReigns vs. Joe vs. Balor vs. Rollins vs. Wyatt Alexa Bliss vs. Bayley Dean Ambrose vs. WWE Intercontinental Championship MatchDean Ambrose (c) vs.

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Harry Potter Fan Film About Voldemort Received Approval to Stream on YouTube

A film exploring the early years of Tom Marvolo Riddle and how he came to be Lord Voldemort has received the seal of approval by Warner Bros . Headed up by Tryangle Films , the fan movie is looking to explore the backstory of the titular villain, before he turned evil.

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Marcus Mumford added to Manchester benefit concert lineup

After arriving in the United Kingdom on Friday, the pop star stopped by the Royal Manchester Children's Hospital ward, where she chatted with fans and their families and posed for photos. American singer Ariana Grande has reacted to the twin terror attacks in London today, in which at least six people were killed and 30 others injured.

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Kathy Griffin cries, says Trump "broke me"

She later apologized by posting a 31-second video message, where she admitted that she went "too far". The president said she should be "ashamed of herself ", the first lady questioned Griffin's mental health while Trump's daughter-in-law Lara blasted the comic on Hannity Wednesday night.

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German police suspend rock concert due to terror concerns

Following the recent attack in Manchester outside a concert, strict security controls were already in place and authorities had put in place 1,200 police officers. He told fans: "We have to break the festival". He said the festival was considering whether it was possible for some of the bands who were unable to play on Friday evening to give their performances on Saturday or Sunday.

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Manchester bomb probe police make 18th arrest

The man was arrested in the inner-city Manchester neighborhood of Rusholme. On Friday evening, police in Manchester arrested their 17th suspect in connection with the terror attack. The singer shared a picture of herself and a youngster in her hospital bed with her 107 million Instagram followers, captioned simply with a heart.

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London attacks: British police officer seriously injured responding to incident

The attack began when a white van veered off a road in the United Kingdom capital and barreled into pedestrians on London Bridge . As authorities in Britain scrambled to respond to the knife and truck attacks in the heart of London Saturday night, President Trump's immediate response was to publicly demand the courts reinstate his executive order restricting travel from six largely Muslim nations.

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False! Trump Claims Paris Deal Would Only Make 'Tiny' Difference

Donald Trump , however, said that his administration would renegotiate either to re-enter the Paris accord or to have a new agreement "on terms that are fair to the United States , its businesses, its workers, its people, its taxpayers".

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UK police search property in Manchester attack investigation

Police are also keen to find out why Abedi kept going back to the Wilmslow Road area of Manchester and to find the blue suitcase he used during those trips , Mr Jackson said. Manchester Mayor Andy Burnham and Transport Secretary Chris Grayling were among those who laid wreaths at Victoria station, which also suffered damage in the blast.

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Greensboro mayor joins environmental effort with other United States city leaders

Donald Trump claimed he was representing Pittsburgh when he left the Paris climate accord this week but its mayor has now come out and criticised his decision. Former Mexican President Vicente Fox said on Twitter that Trump is "declaring war on the planet itself". "If you really cared about that piece, and you're one of these CEOs crowing today, then you would say 'let's get a better deal , '" she said in the interview on Friday, adding that Trump had said he was open to future ...

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Star Wars: The Last Jedi won't expand upon Snoke

This doesn't come as a surprise - after all Johnson did say before that he was working hard to make sure that The Last Jedi wouldn't have the same rhythm as The Empire Strikes Back . It may seem like a long time ago but it's actually 40 years since "Star Wars: A New Hope" opened in cinemas in the United States, creating a cultural phenomenon that is still as strong nowadays .

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Southern Rock Legend Gregg Allman Passes Away

It is with deep sadness that we announce that Gregg Allman , a founding member of The Allman Brothers Band , passed away peacefully at his home in Savannah , Georgia. The group's best-known hits include 'Whipping Post , ' " Midnight Rider , ' " Melissa " and 'Ramblin" Man '. Despite the emotional turbulence fans saw splashed across tabloid magazine covers, Cher told People , almost 40 years ago: "Nobody ever made me feel as happy as Gregory did.

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Putin Upbeat After Trump Withdraws US From Global Climate Agreement

We'll see if we can make a deal that's fair. "Mayors, governors and business leaders from both political parties are signing onto a statement of support that we will submit to the United Nations - and together, we will reach the emission reduction goals the USA made in Paris in 2015", said Bloomberg .

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Kansas City Royals vs

Depending on what Mike Trout does Saturday night, Merrifield has a chance to be sitting atop the leaderboard of active hit streaks by Sunday morning. They exploded for six runs in the bottom of the fifth inning, chasing Indians starter Carlos Carrasco from the game.

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Real Madrid Win The Champions League Final

Ronaldo netted twice, either side of half time, as Real thrashed Juventus 4-1 in Cardiff to win the Champions League. The pair lifted the 2008 trophy together with United, and Ferguson was on hand to congratulate Ronaldo on his fourth Champions League triumph - his third since leaving United for Madrid.

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UK PM Theresa May's Conservative Party see poll lead narrow again

May called the snap election in April, saying she wanted to strengthen her hand for negotiations with the rest of the European Union about Britain's exit from the bloc. The findings again weakened sterling which had earlier fallen nearly a cent against the USA dollar on the YouGov model before rising on a Kantar poll which showed May's lead had increased to 10 percentage points.

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Zidane can stay at Real Madrid for life, says Perez

The Spanish publication reported before the final the Madrid players demanded an individual payout of €1.5 million if they managed win both La Liga and the Champions League , which the club accepted. He has also failed to take advantage of his last chance to win the trophy with Juventus' loss to defending champions Real Madrid . The victory was the twelfth title for Real Madrid in the team's Champions League history.

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Potential act of terror says Theresa May as Britain is hit again

British police are investigating an incident that occurred on London Bridge Saturday evening, after witnesses reported that a vehicle mounted the pavement and mowed down pedestrians. The Metropolitan Police force says armed officers are responding at both scenes. British Prime Minister Theresa May said, too, the incidents are being treated as terrorism.

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German rock festival evacuated because of terror threat

Organizers of the event estimated at least 175,000 people at the event, which is considered one of the largest and most popular rock festivals in Europe. Every year, music lovers from all over the world gather to attend the "Rock am Ring" music festival in Germany . The country remains on high alert after a jihadist attack on a Christmas market in Berlin on December 19.

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Graham Hunter reveals when Man United will sign Antoine Griezmann

Yesterday, the news was streaming out that Man United had made him their top target and would employ the same financial force they used to sign Paul Pogba last summer to secure his friend and global teammate. The France forward Griezmann has contributed to the ongoing furore over his next move with various pronouncements over recent days, with Manchester United widely claimed to be chasing him as their prime close-season target.

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Ariana Grande Visited Manchester Attack Victims Days Before Concert

Grande is returning to Manchester , England, almost two weeks after a bomber killed 22 people at her Manchester Arena show on May 22. Grande announced she will return "to the incredibly courageous city of Manchester to spend time with my fans and to have a benefit concert in honour of and to raise money for the victims and their families", while promising to share more details as they unfold.

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London Bridge and Borough Market incidents are terror attacks

British police urged Londoners to be calm and vigilant and circulated a message that read: "Run", "Hide", "Tell". "Thank you to the emergency services", Corbyn said on Twitter . British Transport Police told the Associated Press that they have received reports of multiple casualties in the London Bridge incident . Armed police shot three male suspects.

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Mayors to Trump: We'll enforce Paris accord without you

It marked a direct stand against the Trump administration and a formal commitment to upholding the targets of the Paris agreement. Beyond the severe energy restrictions inflicted by the Paris Accord, it includes yet another scheme to redistribute wealth out of the United States through the so-called Green Climate Fund-nice name-which calls for developed countries to send $100 billion to developing countries all on top of America's existing and massive foreign aid payments.

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17Th arrest made in Manchester terror attack probe

As is stands 17 people have been arrested in connection with the investigation, of which six people have since been released without charge. Eleven men are still being held by the British police in connection with the investigation. A further six people who were arrested since the attack on 22 May have been released without charge. He wrote: "This means more to us than all the unbelievable things people have done this week.

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Trump climate deal: US can fulfil pledges, says Michael Bloomberg

France's finance ministry posted a tweet with an embedded link to a video that amounted to a wry but very public rebuttal of Trump's assertions. But as the Times of India noted Friday, total foreign aid to India amounted to just $3.1 billion in 2015, the year the accord was inked, with USA aid to the country weighing in at around $100 million.

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President Trump tweets support for United Kingdom after London Bridge incident

According to the BBC, more than one person has died at the London Bridge incident. An armed Policeman talks to members of the public outside London Bridge Hospital as police are dealing with an incident on London Bridge in London, Saturday, June 3, 2017 .

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Incidents at London Bridge, Borough Market declared as terrorist attacks

He said the three attackers had been wearing what looked like explosive vests that were later found to have been hoaxes. On Sunday, she'll chair a meeting of the government's Cobra emergency committee. Frank, thanks so much for speaking with us. FRANK LANGFITT, BYLINE: Hi, Michel. It is too early to say this is a terror incident, but although we have seen this before.

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Bonino looks to be out of Penguins' Game lineup

With the series on the move, can the Nashville Predators get on the board in the Stanley Cup Final when they take on the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 3 tonight at 8PM ET? Two goals in 42 second have given the Predators a 2-1 lead on Pittsburgh in the second period of Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Final .

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Kane leads Premier League golden boot race after hitting four at Leicester

Kane exploded onto the scene three seasons ago and despite his best efforts, was dubbed a "one season wonder". The Englishman may at times get overshadowed by the more mercurial talents of Dele Alli, the genius of Christian Eriksen, and the all-around play of Son, but he is undoubtedly a brilliant player in his own right, and he comes up with decisive moments.

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Devastated Brook vows to fight on after losing his world crown

Speaking on Sky Sports News on Sunday morning he said: 'I had a CT scan on my eye and the eye's broken again, same as the Golovkin one, so I need surgery again. There are no complaints, he was beaten by the better man and that was Errol Spence . I came here to his hometown to get that title back from him. Spence made his first trip to British soil after a disappointing 2012 Olympic campaign, having contested all of his fights in North America.

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Supporters cheer Trump at 'Pittsburgh, not Paris' rally outside White House

In his speech Thursday, Trump said the agreement would put the United States at a "permanent disadvantage" with China, India and other rising powers, and keeping the country in the climate deal would cost millions of jobs. In an interview on CNN , Pittsburgh Mayor William Peduto said of Trump, "What you did was not only bad for the economy of this country but also weakened America in this world".


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