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Rock Festival in German Nurburg Resumed, Terror Threat Not Confirmed
- June 04, 2017

There was also a discrepancy with those individuals' backstage passes not matching their real names. Three people were arrested on Friday night [Saturday NZ Time] and their apartments searched. After the evacuation Mr Lieberberg said "we are paying the price for the scandal over (Anis) Amri", who drove a truck into a Christmas market in December, killing 12 people . (more...)
United's interest in Griezmann cools amid search for out-and-out striker
- June 04, 2017

The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) has rejected an appeal by Spanish giants Atletico Madrid to overturn their transfer window ban. The Colchoneros' transfer ban is no good news for many European clubs that have set sights on some of the best players of Atletico. (more...)
One Love Manchester: Fans gather for tribute concert One Love Manchester: Fans gather for tribute concert
- June 04, 2017

She captioned it simply with a heart. The pop singer recently announced that she will hold a benefit concert in Manchester on Sunday, June 4 for the victims and families affected by the tragic Manchester bombing that occurred at her concert on May 22. (more...)
Six killed and three attackers shot dead in attacks on central London
- June 04, 2017

Update: Khan issued a statement condemning the terror attack, calling them "deliberate and cowardly ". Federal courts have blocked Trump's travel ban on six mostly Muslim countries and refugees from anywhere in the world. "What I got told as soon as I got there, as I was helping the woman on the floor, the guy was ... where the bars and restaurants were attacking other people", he told the ABC. (more...)
Kathy Griffin: Donald Trump 'is trying to ruin my life'
- June 04, 2017

Griffin, who Nugent said is "out of her mind", complained at a Friday press conference that President Donald Trump welcomed Nugent to the White House after he allegedly threatened former President Barack Obama's life. Though Griffin, 56, apologized within hours of the images appearing online Tuesday, they were met with swift and widespread condemnation. The next day, CNN announced it had terminated its contract with Griffin, who frequently co-hosts the network's New Year's Eve ... (more...)
Does Trump believe in climate change or not? Aides won't say Does Trump believe in climate change or not? Aides won't say
- June 04, 2017

Raimondo said Friday that Trump's action will not deter Rhode Island from taking the steps needed to address climate change . "It's both bad energy policy and, as equally important, bad for America's leadership in the world when you couple this with what he did not do overseas in supporting and reaffirming America's commitment on North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and pulling out of the Asia-Pacific trade agreement". (more...)
Smith slams Australia's bowling performance after draw Smith slams Australia's bowling performance after draw
- June 04, 2017

Australia made a dishevelled start, giving the New Zealand batsmen either room outside off stump to free their arms, or drifting onto leg stump to open up the onside. Australia skipper Steve Smith was displeased with his team's effort in the field in their rained off clash with New Zealand . Ronchi returned with more lusty blows amid the best atmosphere of the innings, completing his first ODI fifty in the last 37 innings dating to January and his 170 against Sri Lanka . (more...)
Climate action continues despite United States withdrawal: COP22 President Climate action continues despite United States withdrawal: COP22 President
- June 04, 2017

Four of the five largest coal producer companies in the United States supported Trump's move, citing their belief that remaining in the Paris Agreement would have impacted the USA economy negatively. The Justice Department will take the first legal steps in the "next several weeks" and the United States will immediately halt contributions to the UN Green Climate Fund, Pruitt said. (more...)
Attacks at London Bridge, Borough Market confirmed as 'terrorist incidents'
- June 04, 2017

The police were scared", he said. "GOD BLESS!" Trump wrote earlier on Twitter. He tweeted , "Whatever the United States can do to help out in London and the U". Police said multiple casualties were reported, and British media reported that more than one person had been killed in the rampage. Another incident in Vauxhall in South London is also being simultaneously investigated - it is not suspected to be in connection to the other incidents. (more...)
MOM Trailer: Sridevi, Nawazuddin and Akshaye rock it MOM Trailer: Sridevi, Nawazuddin and Akshaye rock it
- June 04, 2017

Bollywood's most awaited film, MOM trailer is out. Caught in a massive dilemma Sridevi looks promising in her 300 film. Sridevi is a mother to two daughters. "I sincerely hope that the film reaches a wider audience and they feel the essence of the story". He is a gifted actor. Ravi Udyawar directs the film. (more...)
Drake Wins Billboard Top Artist Award, Breaking Record with 13 Wins Drake Wins Billboard Top Artist Award, Breaking Record with 13 Wins
- June 04, 2017

Adele set her felled record in 2012 when she won awards including top artist , top female artist and top pop artist. There were many great moments and some funnier ones, like what happened when Drake got on stage to accept his award. The singer, who started her career in 1962 after she met Sonny Bono who was then working for producer Phil Spector, marked her 71st birthday on May 20. (more...)
20 people injured after van hit pedestrians on London Bridge
- June 04, 2017

Police said multiple casualties were reported, and British media reported that more than one person had been killed in the rampage. Police responded to what they called an "incident" at London Bridge and soon after reported shots were fired after responding to a stabbing at Borough Market , a few blocks away. (more...)
What to Watch for: Can the Predators bounce back on home ice? What to Watch for: Can the Predators bounce back on home ice?
- June 04, 2017

The goal was Guentzel's 13th of the postseason and fourth of the Cup Final. Then Gaudreau, who scored his first career National Hockey League goal in Game 1 , scored 42 seconds later to put Nashville ahead with his wrister from the high slot, taking advantage of a screen by Penguins defenseman Ian Cole to beat Murray glove-side. (more...)
Mauricio Pochettino delivers defiant message to Tottenham doubters over player sales Mauricio Pochettino delivers defiant message to Tottenham doubters over player sales
- June 04, 2017

However, Pochettino remains insistent that Tottenham's key players are content to stay put amid other speculation linking the likes of Dele Alli, Eric Dier, Danny Rose and Kyle Walker with summer exits. Spurs visit 11-placed Leicester City later on Thursday before travelling to already-relegated Hull City on Sunday in their final game of the season. (more...)
Kell Brook purses, net worth ahead of Spence fight Kell Brook purses, net worth ahead of Spence fight
- June 04, 2017

Brook was clearly struggling due to a swollen left eye and after another knockdown, referee Howard Foster took the decision to step in. Brook and his promoter Eddie Hearn confirmed that a broken left eye socket was suffered. Errol Spence Jr. has proven himself to be "The Truth". Brook was left hanging on at the end of the ninth as the tide turned firmly in Spence Jr's favour, the challenger bombarding the champion with a flurry of blows. (more...)
Big US firms stay on White House panel despite climate jolt
- June 04, 2017

President Donald Trump announced Thursday that the United States will withdraw from the Paris Climate Accord , an global agreement to combat climate change. Ervin said it's apparent after Trump's decision, that climate action will be up to cities. Scientists say Earth is likely to reach more unsafe levels of warming sooner if the USA retreats from its pledge because America contributes so much to rising temperatures. (more...)
Raven-Symone Is Back And Ready For The Upcoming 'Raven's Home' Spin-Off Raven-Symone Is Back And Ready For The Upcoming 'Raven's Home' Spin-Off
- June 04, 2017

Looks like fans will be the ones getting a glimpse of the future for a change! Booker appears to try to tell his mother about this ability in the trailer, but she brushes him off. Watch the official trailer below! Hopefully answers as to what happened between the two high-school sweethearts will be given once the show premieres on July 21st, after Descendants 2 on Disney Channel . (more...)
MTV Will Livestream Sunday's Manchester Benefit Concert
- June 04, 2017

LOS ANGELES (AP ) — MTV will broadcast live online Ariana Grande's "One Love Manchester" benefit concert aimed at helping victims of the May 22 suicide attack at the pop star's concert. "That smile! And what a lovely girl Ariana Grande is". Grande returned to Britain on Friday and visited a hospital in the northern English city where numerous injured are being treated. (more...)
Watch leaders unite to condemn Theresa May's absence — BBC debate
- June 04, 2017

Earlier Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn had electrified the debate with a shock eleventh hour decision to take part in the BBC showdown, accusing Mrs May of treating voters "with contempt" with her no-show. She performed strongly when she represented the Remain campaign during an European Union referendum debate past year - ironically scoring points off Mr Johnson. (more...)
Mission Accomplished! Real Madrid Beat Juventus To Break Champions League Curse
- June 04, 2017

It would also not be fair to say there were no attacking intents in the second period, as they were both also making attacking forays, but considering how the first half went, it was only wise to try to tidy up at the back. Roberto Carlos' long throw into the penalty area was headed away to the edge of the box, where the England man arrived to connect with a first-time scissor-kick volley that flew beyond Santiago Canizares and into the bottom-right corner. (more...)