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New arrest in 'full tilt' Manchester attack investigation

The level was raised to "critical" - meaning another attack was thought to be imminent - after Monday's bombing at a pop concert in Manchester. And in both pictures, the police have blacked out the background, suggesting they wished to protect the identities of people standing next to him at the time .

Soderbergh says filming 'Logan Lucky' made him a NASCAR fan

While it's unclear what that family curse is, the trailer reveals that Jimmy gets the idea of breaking into the vault of Charlotte Motor Speedway after he's let go from his job as a construction worker for "liability reasons involving insurance".

Swedish satirical drama The Square wins the Palme D'or

Taking to the stage in a custom creation by Jonathan Simkhai , Kruger celebrated her achievement in style. But the most satisfying win may have been Sofia Coppola's Best Director award for The Beguiled: she is only the second female director in the festival's 70-year history to win the award.

Legendary musician Gregg Allman dies at 69

Ringo Starr said: "Rest in peace Greg Allman peace and love to all the family", and Sheryl Crow tweeted: "Broken heart". Country musician Charlie Daniels expressed his grief in a lyrical format, later adding, "Gregg Allman had a feeling for the blues very few ever have.

Dissident Iranian director wins top Cannes prize

The festival has handed out its first award: the Golden Camera prize to Leonor Serraille for her French movie "Young Woman". Pedro Almodovar who headed the jury said the final selection of winners had been "completely democratic". He apologized for his appearance, saying the prize was "totally unexpected". When I asked the female jurors about the representation of women in front of and behind the camera, Jessica Chastain said she found the portrayal of women in numerous competition ...

Manchester Bombing Suspect Salman Abedi Called Mom Before Attack: 'Forgive Me'

Muhsin Norris said: "I saw him staying over in the mosque and I told him that he had to leave". The bombing, which took place at the Manchester Arena indoor venue just after the end of a concert by USA pop singer Ariana Grande , was the deadliest in Britain since July 2005, when 52 people were killed in attacks on London's transport network.

Ariana Grande Says She Plans Benefit Concert In Manchester For Attack Victims

No one has yet been charged in the attack. If it did then the terrorists will win. When the rationale for war failed to pan out because weapons of mass destruction were not found in Iraq, Blair's popularity faded badly after a string of election victories.

Monaco Grand Prix F1 drivers lambast 'dangerous' new kerbs on street circuit

Setting Raikkonen up for the chance to challenge for his first win since the 2013 Australian Grand Prix - achieved with Lotus - and his first success in 70 races driving a Ferrari , team manager Arrivabene is impressed to see the former champion turn on some of his best form.

Satire The Square takes Cannes Film Festival's Palme d'Or prize

The period drama, a remake of Clint Eastwood's 1971 film of the same name, stars Colin Farrell as a wounded soldier during the American Civil War, featuring alongside Nicole Kidman, Kirsten Dunst, and Elle Fanning . Among others she thanked her father, the Apocalypse Now director Francis Ford Coppola, who she said "taught me writing and directing". A stunning performance from Joaquin Phoenix in the noir thriller You Were Never Really Here took the best actor award, much to his surprise.

1 of 2 girls harassed on train speaks out

Investigators haven't been able to verify whether Christian was targeting the women with slurs because police haven't found them, Simpson said. Christian's social media postings indicate an affinity for Nazis and political violence. "I couldn't imagine what you're going through right now as far as losing someone and I'm sorry it had to be at the hands of my children". Three men who intervened were stabbed, two fatally.

Cesc Fabregas vows to "fight" for place in Chelsea team

And while Fabregas took no issue with Conte over the decision to instead opt for Nemanja Matic in midfield - and hopes to fight for his place at Stamford Bridge - he would not be drawn into a definitive answer on his long-term future following links to several top clubs.

Is filmmaker's Cannes callback an award omen?

Diane Kruger earned best actress for her role in Fatih Akin's In the Fade , a tour-de-force performance in which the German-born actress tackled her first starring role in her native language. Critics had named French Aids drama 120 BPM, bleak Russian epic Loveless and heist thriller Good Time as the favourites to lift the trophy. The actress told broadcaster Canal Plus, "We saw lovely films".

Swedish director Ostlund's 'The Square' wins Palme d'Or at Cannes

Of the 19 films competing for the top spot, The Square had not been anticipated to win. The Square's victory somewhat upset the formbook, as much attention appeared to be focussing on Andrei Zvyagintsev's eerie fable Loveless , about a woman searching for her husband who lost in the Russian prison system, and Robin Campillo's 120 Beats per Minute , about the French arm of the Aids-activist Act-Up movement.

Ariana Grande says she will hold benefit concert in Manchester

Grande wrote that her concert, by bringing people from varied backgrounds into the 21,000-capacity Manchester Arena, showed the power of music to unite. Interior minister Amber Rudd said the official threat risk remained at its highest level, "critical", meaning another attack is expected imminently. We won't let this divide us.

Manchester attack probe: 14 people in detention

Greater Manchester Police said a 25-year-old man was arrested in the city on suspicion of terrorist offences. The terror attack took place on May 22, soon after Grande wrapped up her concert where she performed to an audience full of youngsters.

Fabregas on Chelsea exit: 'Never say never'

But I also know that the coach wants more and he will do everything to win trophies and we hope he will be there next season". And it was the hurt of being consigned to the soccer scrapheap which inspired the 32-year-old World Cup victor to the performance of his career.

Castroneves runs near-perfect race, ends 2nd again at Indy

Takuma Sato won the Indianapolis 500 on Sunday to give Andretti a second consecutive victory in " The Greatest Spectacle in Racing ". Dixon's wreck ended a long streak of caution-free racing that dated to last year's race. "I was pointing in the right direction into (Turn) One", said Sato, who was congratulated in victory lane by Franchitti. Castroneves was disappointed to fall short of the four-time winners club.

TV Actress Shweta Tiwari Is Not Dead

Balaji Telefilms and the whole team will miss you". According to the ongoing buzz on social media, the news of actress Shweta Tiwari's death is just a mere rumour and contents no truth. He further talked about the actress' comeback after her pregnancy. Remember the "Kasautii Zindagii Ki" actress Shweta Tiwari? Currently, Shweta Tiwari is on a break, as she recently became a mother for the second time.

Vettel leads Ferrari party as Raikkonen chafes

Three-time F1 champion Lewis Hamilton , who was embroiled in several hard moments with his former Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg in the last three years, is certain Ferrari has made Vettel their priority. While Vettel and Raikkonen took 1-2 earlier in final practice, Hamilton was only fifth. Hamilton also chose to stop late into the race. Raikkonen's dry humor can be piercing when the mood takes him.

Kruger, Coppola, Phoenix, 'The Square' top at Cannes

Sofia Coppola was named best director for her female-focused civil war drama The Beguiled , marking only the second woman to claim the prize in Cannes history following Yuliya Solntseva's 1961 victory with The Story Of Flaming Years. Two-time Academy Award nominee Jessica Chastain , looking fabulous in a white dress with red patterning on the front, said she and other members of the jury led by Spanish filmmaker Pedro Almodovar wrestled Sunday with "a very hard choice".

Ariana Grande Has Released an Official Statement on Manchester Arena Bombing

Earlier, police hunting a suspected network behind Salman Abedi, the bomber who killed 22 people on Monday night, said they had made two further arrests overnight as they closed in on other possible cell members. And as previously iterated by her pop collaborator and hip-hop femcee Nicki Minaj , she's declared that hate will not win. She flew home on Tuesday, May 23 , after releasing a brief message saying she felt "broken".

The Kapil Sharma Show: Comedian jokes about his mid-flight brawl with Sunil Grover

Kiku Sharda, who is dressed as an air hostess, asks Chappu aka Kapil Sharma to intervene in the fight. But he hilariously told him, " Main flight mein nahi bolta aajkal (I don't talk on flights now)". Sunil Grover played Dr Mashoor Gulati and Rinku Bhabhi on The Kapil Sharma Show . The tonight episodic scenario of the Kapil Sharma Show is that it will be shown that Sunil and other character actors from his show leaving, Kapil Sharma hasn't been doing as now the TRPS rating of the show ...

Takuma Sato holds off Helio Castroneves, wins Indianapolis 500

As a matter of fact, it wasn't exactly a typical week for him either. I think not many race-car drivers in this world are courageous enough to do what Fernando just did. "It's tough", Dixon said. "Today he delivered the goods". The third cation came not long after that for a piece of debris on the track . "It was nice to come here", he said, noting that he has also been in Austin, Texas for the U.S.

Barbra Streisand's dog dies, was her companion for 14 years

The 75-year-old star announced the news on her social media accounts Saturday, saying "we cherish every moment of the 14 years we had with her". We send our thoughts and condolences to Barbra and her family during this hard time. The 10-time Grammy-winner's Coton de Tulear pooch passed away on Friday, May 26 - a rep for Streisand confirms to ET Canada. She once told The Independent Sammie is "like the daughter I never had".

Pope pays tribute to 'martyrs' killed in Egypt attack

Norwegian Foreign Minister Borge Brende tweeted that he was "appalled by yet another deadly attack on #CopticChristians in #Egypt". On Saturday, the Islamic State ( ISIS ) news Agency, Aamaq , reported that the terror group claimed responsibility for the attack.

Kelly says Kushner's Russian Federation back channel was 'acceptable'

Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly said he didn't know if the news reports were true but described back-channel communications as a "good thing". As he mulls changes, Trump has entertained bringing his former campaign manager, Corey Lewandowski, and former deputy campaign manager, David Bossie, formally back into the fold.

Cher leads tributes to her late ex-husband Gregg Allman

On the sidelines of his brilliant musical career, Gregg Allman also lived a beautiful love story with the singer Cher. It was a sound that gave rise to a whole genre of similar bands-Lynard Skynard, the Marshall Tucker Band, and others-which came to be known as " Southern Rock ", and the band's breakthrough album At Fillmore East just about single-handedly invented the jam band scene across its four sides.

Who'll win? Cannes gears up for Palme d'Or prize night

Clutching the scroll he had just been awarded, Rasoulof said he hoped the prize would make things easier for him to make films in Iran. The Camera d'Or is awarded to the best first film, with 26 films vying for it this year. On the "study" phase of the project Campion explained that they did some research work on the net and some interviews with people working like lawyers in the IVF ( In Vitro Fertilisation) then "we went to visit some "unusual" places under false identity because we wanted ...

NBA Playoffs 2017: Cavaliers vs. Celtics Game 5 live stream

Game 5 was such a non-event that Charles Barkley stated he was going to nick off at half-time to watch the (far more enthralling) Game 7 National Hockey League clash between Ottawa and Pittsburgh . While fast-break scoring typically drops off in the playoffs, the Warriors saw a dip from their league-high 24.7 points per game in transition during the season, a difference of only 2.7 points.

Great Manchester Run goes ahead amid security concerns

The run included both a half-marathon and 10-kilometer course. Security was tight as 40,000 runners pounded Manchester's streets in the half marathon (21.1 kilometres/13.1 miles) a day after Prime Minister Theresa May lowered the terror threat level from critical to severe, following Monday's attack that killed 22 and injured dozens.

CCTV photos 'of Manchester bombing suspect' released

Almost two dozen people were killed and dozens more were hurt Monday night in a bombing at the Manchester Arena, which occurred shortly after the singer's concert concluded. He said: "A complete review of the plans for over 1,300 events across the country has been carried out by specialist security officers and policing has been stepped up".

More arrests in Manchester attack; UK remains on high alert

The photos released by police show attacker Salman Abedi on the night of the bombing, wearing sneakers, jeans, a dark jacket and a baseball cap. Residents described their houses shaking and hearing a loud blast as officers forced their way into the semi-detached property in Searby Road in the Gorton area of Manchester, Guardian reported.

A few showers and storms possible Sunday morning

West winds will range between 5 to 10 miles per hour with a 30 percent chance of rain. But on Friday , it looks like scattered afternoon or evening showers and thunderstorms will return. Wednesday night will stay mostly cloudy with a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Thursday will remain partly sunny with a chance of showers and thunderstorms.

Manchester attack probe: 10 people in detention

The Labour leader launched a veiled attack on the Conservatives for underfunding the police service at a time of heightened threat, while linking Britain's overseas military campaigns with terrorism at home. British police arrested a man on Friday in connection with the suicide attack in Manchester as investigators focussed on tracing a second device believed to have been assembled by the bomber Salman Abedi .

U.S. promises crackdown after Manchester investigation leaks

After chairing a meeting of the Cobra emergency committee, Theresa May said the terror threat level will remain at critical - meaning another attack is expected imminently. Even with a cultural difference, Carle said he was appalled by the leaks in the Manchester case because as a law enforcement body, the Federal Bureau of Investigation should have understood the difficulties of building a case, while also attempting to prevent future attacks.