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Among other information, American media were the first to report the name of the suspected bomber, Salman Abedi , and The New York Times ran a story including detailed images of forensics work at the scene of the attack. The two leaders spoke Thursday on the sidelines of a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels . Prime Minister Theresa May announced late on Tuesday that the threat level was now considered "critical", meaning an attack may be imminent.
  • Suspected Manchester bomber's family members arrested in England, Libya

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    As more children were named among the 22 victims of Monday's massacre, the suicide bomber's father and brother were arrested in Libya and police in Britain made new arrests. "I condemn anyone who says I belong to the LIFG, but I praise them", Abedi said. Britain raced Thursday to track down a jihadist network suspected of orchestrating the Manchester concert attack, while a row escalated between London and Washington over leaked material from the probe.
  • Manchester Bomber Caught on Surveillance Shopping Days Before Attack

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    Salman Abedi , a 22-year-old British-born national of Libyan descent, was named by police as the suicide bomber in Monday's attack, and investigations are underway to uncover his associates. Prime Minister Theresa May announced late on Tuesday that intelligence analysts had raised the United Kingdom terrorism threat from "severe" to " critical " - the highest level - for the first time since 2007, meaning another attack may be imminent.
  • Cher squeezes back in to her one of her most iconic outfits

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    Drake made history at the 2017 Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas on Sunday (May 21). Birthday girl Cher had to sing for her "present", not that the 71-year-old minded one bit. The Canadian powerhouse took the stage to perform a breathtaking, chills-inducing rendition of the Titanic theme song, in honor of the film's 20th anniversary .
  • 'We played for the people who died' - Pogba

    'We played for the people who died' - Pogba

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    With the game played in the shadow of Monday's bomb attack at a pop concert in Manchester, which left 22 dead and 64 injured, Bosz said his players were influenced by that event. "This is maybe not the moment to talk about my future, having just won the Europa League ". Reminders of the attack were everywhere at Stockholm's Friends Arena , from United's black armbands to the chants of "Manchester!" from their fans, while Pogba, too, was grieving, following the recent death of his father.
  • Justin Bieber Asked To Cancel Tour Dates

    Justin Bieber Asked To Cancel Tour Dates

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    The singer, 23, was photographed landing in Boca Raton, Florida, where she was greeted by family at the airport, People magazine reports. Leanne Murray (20), who lives in Ireland, has tickets to see Bieber play in Dublin next month. Robin Wolff, from Agoura Hills, California, said she has accompanied her 15-year-old daughter Brooke to Miley Cyrus and One Direction concerts. They have been expressing their concern on social media and even starting the trend, #nopurposetour.
  • Sean Hannity Loses Advertiser After Pushing Seth Rich Conspiracy Theory

    Sean Hannity Loses Advertiser After Pushing Seth Rich Conspiracy Theory

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    The Rich family thanked Fox for the retraction . The op-ed did not mention Hannity but Aaron Rich, Seth's brother, exchanged emails with Hannity earlier in the day, the host said and a family spokesperson confirmed. Uncertainty over whether Hannity would defy his network's bosses over the story led to big ratings on Wednesday. The conservative show host has since backed off the story - "for now", he announced Tuesday .
  • Kamal Haasan takes a dig at Aamir Khan, sparks controversy

    Kamal Haasan takes a dig at Aamir Khan, sparks controversy

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    Till then we will wait patiently', hinting about his plans to foray into the politics. "Politics is about service and not about earning money". To this the ever straight forward Ulaganaygan said "Given the current political scenario in Tamil Nadu, I would say no one should enter politics".
  • United Kingdom terror threat level raised to 'critical' after Manchester attack

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    The decision to stop sharing police information with US agencies was an extraordinary step, as Britain sees the United States as its closest ally on security and intelligence. "I'll be returning 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", she said.
  • National Poppy Day Honors Veterans

    National Poppy Day Honors Veterans

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    You may have seen folks walking around with red flowers pinned to them, that's because it is National Poppy Day . "This flower is the only thing that represents our love for our veterans as far as plants go", said Elaine Horton, Poppy Chairman of the ALA Unit 6.
  • Duterte Tells Troops 'You Can Arrest Any Person'

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    They said militants had also occupied higher ground in the city, enabling them to slow down or stop assaults from the security forces. A damaged Armoured Personnel Carrier is transported for fix as a queue of vehicles with fleeing residents that stretches for kilometres following the siege in Marawi .