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Qatar hosts Al Udeid Air Base, the forward headquarters of Central Command and the largest USAF facility in the Middle East. USA officials were blindsided by Saudi Arabia's decision to sever diplomatic ties with Qatar in a coordinated move with Egypt, Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates , the current and former officials said .
  • 'Pirates of the Caribbean' sequel sails to top of box office

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    The holiday weekend is usually prime time at the box office for moviegoers. This includes a $67.8 million debut in China and an industry record opening in Russian Federation of an estimated $18.6 million. Baywatch opens in NZ on June 1. The film has earned more than $340.5 million in its four weeks of release. Meanwhile, The Hollywood Reporter is estimating that the global take of " Pirates " (which cost $200 million to make) could exceed $300 million in its opening weekend.
  • The Best And Worst Of WWE Extreme Rules 2017

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    The match featured plenty of big spots and near-falls, with O'Neil becoming more animated each time . Shortly after, the two had a match and Kalisto won. Bayley was able to knock the kendo stick off the pole, but the champ was the one that actually used the weapon. All five of the competitors in this match would make for an intriguing opponent for Brock Lesnar .
  • 'I will do what is necessary' in wake of London attack

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    Meanwhile, Australia's foreign minister Julie Bishop says three Australians have been injured in the knife attacks at London Bridge and in London's Borough Market. The attacks come days ahead of a June 8 election and less than two weeks after a suicide bomber killed 22 people at a pop concert by US singer Ariana Grande in Manchester in northern England.
  • Ariana Grande breaks down singing 'Somewhere Over the Rainbow'

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    Throughout the evening there was a sense of emotional transaction between the performers and the estimated 50,000 people at the stadium. Flanked by her Dangerous Woman tour dancers, the 23-year-old put on a flawless performance. "I just want to take this moment to honour those that were taken". "I love you guys so much, and I think the kind of unity you're displaying is the medicine the world needs right now".
  • 'Wonder Woman' has biggest film opening ever for female director

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    While Wonder Woman the movie was a look back at where it all began, the studios will now focus on the present and future of the superheroine. Gal Gadot plays the Amazonian warrior, Wonder Woman who is being very forceful indeed in a superhero landscape that is nearly uniformly male in the new movie, which has received mixed reviews.
  • Attorney: 3 Michigan St players being charged with assault

    Attorney: 3 Michigan St players being charged with assault

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    Siemon the Ingham County Prosecutor says she has made a decision to authorize the charges against all three, as requested by the Michigan State University Police. "While it is not the practice of the Board to make a statement after a work session, given the rumors that have been swirling in the media over the weekend, we, the Board, state that President Simon, Athletic Director Hollis and Coach Dantonio have the full support of this Board".
  • Aishwarya Rai Is Going To Work With Anil Kapoor In 'Fanney Khan'

    Aishwarya Rai Is Going To Work With Anil Kapoor In 'Fanney Khan'

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    Actor Aishwarya Rai Bachchan , who recently sizzled the red carpet at Cannes, is set to star in filmmaker Rakyesh Omprakash Mehra's next movie Fanney Khan . It meant a lot for me, personally, so I didn't have any professional meetings. The film will start by the end of this year. We remember a year ago around this time, Anil Kapoor shared a look of " Fanney Khan " and nowit is CONFIRMED that Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is going to be the lady, with Anil Kapoor ! "I started last week and ...
  • One Love Manchester: Joy shines through pain at benefit concert

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    Grande closed out her show with an emotional rendition of Judy Garland's classic song " Somewhere Over The Rainbow ", and there reportedly wasn't a dry eye in the audience. I'm so sorry for all of your loss and all the pain that you've gone through. Grande, her voice exhausted from the long evening, paused with tears in her eyes before the song's coda as the crowd, made up of people the same age as those who attended her concert in the area less than two weeks earlier, watched on - no doubt ...
  • American Made - Official Trailer [HD]

    American Made - Official Trailer [HD]

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    Set in the shimmering 1980s, and starring Tom Cruise in the lead role, the film is based on the factual accounts of Barry Seal; a drugs baron involved in one of the largest covert operations in USA history. Along with Cruise, the film stars Breaking Bad's Jesse Plemons , Star Wars: The Last Jedi's Domhnall Gleeson , and Park and Rec's Sarah Wright .