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Kushner asked to 'lay low' amid Russian interference reports

Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly said Sunday that he was not troubled by Jared Kushner's reported attempts to establish a back-channel with Russian Federation. Philip Mudd, a security analyst who worked at the Central Intelligence Agency for 25 years, suggested Mr Trump may have proposed the channel idea to Mr Kushner or at least approved it, and said it was unlikely Mr Kushner had been working alone. Read More

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Apparently Officials Were Warned About The Manchester Bomber Five Years Ago

Apparently Officials Were Warned About The Manchester Bomber Five Years Ago

Police have given no information about how the detained men may be connected to the bombing. Authorities identified Salman Abedi , 22, as the bomber behind Monday's attack. The city of Manchester is expected to hold a moment of silence in tribute Thursday. Crowds gathered at well-known sites including London's Parliament and Trafalgar Squares and Manchester's Albert Square. Read More

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NASCAR Bucket list: Dale Earnhardt Jr. seeking Coca-Cola 600 victory

NASCAR Bucket list: Dale Earnhardt Jr. seeking Coca-Cola 600 victory

Jimmie Johnson was in cruise control up front with less than two laps remaining before sputtering out and falling to the 17th position, opening the door for Dillon to clinch his first victory. Truex Jr. extended his series lead with a sixth stage win this season. Truex pitted a final time with 33 laps left, confident he'd be able to hold on after everyone cycled through a last stop. Read More

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Robert Pattinson was almost fired from Twilight

Robert Pattinson was almost fired from Twilight

In 2012, on the verge of the final film's release, he mentioned that he the role of Edward so seriously that he fought with everyone on set. "I don't think I did, anyway". "I was fighting with everybody in control all the time ", the star said. " Pattinson delivers a manic, adrenalized performance in the vein of Robert DeNiro in Mean Streets, a film to which Good Time often pays homage". Read More

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Netherlands Finally Ratifies Embattled EU - Ukraine Association Deal Which Ignited 2014 Ukrainian

European Commission chairman Jean-Claude Juncker said after the senate vote that the Netherlands had sent 'an important signal from the Netherlands and the entire EU to our Ukranian friends'. The Netherlands is the only European Union country that has yet to approve the agreement with Ukraine. Ultimately the treaty was amended to underline it does not make Ukraine a candidate for European Union membership, does not entitle Kiev to financial aid or military assistance from the bloc, and does ... Read More

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Paddington 2 gets first trailer

Paddington 2 gets first trailer

But when it's stolen, he sets out on a quest to apprehend the thief. Joining the cast for the new movie are Brendan Gleeson and Hugh Grant . However, there are two new faces that will become familiar in Paddington's life: Hugh Grant who plays Phoenix Buchanan and Brendan Gleeson who plays safecracker Knuckled McGinty. Read More

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Chris Pratt & John Krasinski take Memorial Day challenge for fallen hero

Chris Pratt & John Krasinski take Memorial Day challenge for fallen hero

JoAnna Figueroa does pull-ups at the armory building along King Street on Monday as part of the CrossFit Pottstown 2017 "Memorial Day Murph" challenge . The Murphy Foundation website explained that Lt. Murphy's was extremely passionate about education. According to the Murph Challenge website, over the last three years, Forged (which presents the challenge and began as a way to create tribute shirts to raise money for a wounded soldier) has raised almost $800,000 for the Lt. Read More

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Jason Day loses playoff on US PGA Tour

While big-hitting Jason Kokrak has an AT&T Byron Nelson record five-stroke lead through 36 holes, he knows that is only halfway with plenty of other players who could make a weekend charge. With So Yeon Ryu finishing equal with Ko in 10th place and Aryia Jutanugarn in 19th this will allow Ko to survive for another week as the fierce rivalry at the top continues. Read More

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A 'Pirates' life for Depp as he sets sail in fifth film

This may have you questioning whether you should check out the movie this weekend or not. That also means fifth - in a franchise now into its 14th year - is just a number. Also there's a young female love interest ( Kaya Scodelario ) - a woman of science mistaken by society as a witch. Where do you get a chance like this ever? To be honest, I just came out of watching Dead Men Tell No Tales , and it feels that Johnny Depp has grown exhausted of the character. Read More

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Jack Nicklaus says he feels bad for Tiger Woods

But, I want to say unequivocally, I want to play professional golf again". Woods allegedly told the police that he was coming from "Los Angeles, Cali. The 77-year-old Nicklaus conceded Woods's hyped goal of chasing down his record 18 major championships may be insurmountable. Woods' sponsors, including Nike , Bridgestone and TaylorMade have not commented on the arrest. Read More

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Celine Dion Starts Cher Singalong at the 2017 Billboard Music Awards

Celine Dion Starts Cher Singalong at the 2017 Billboard Music Awards

Before the ceremony, Drizzy was already landing trophies ; during the broadcast, he won for Top Male Artist, Top Billboard 200 Album and Top Artist, among other major awards. "Being part of a classic is a very big, big honour", she said, adding that every time she performs the song, "something happens". New co-host Vanessa Hudgens was acting more like a fan than an emcee with her enthusiastic intros as well as singing and dancing throughout the night. Read More

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Penguins wary, Predators confident as Game 2 looms

But I think the game was what everybody expected from an intensity standpoint. Game 1 in this final would be the case study that I'd submit in an argument for doing away with video review if I ever were to have my day in court. Predators RW Craig Smith (lower-body injury) played for the first time since May 7. "Obviously, being down 3-0 on the Stanley Cup champions, coming back tying it 3-3 and having the opportunity to win the hockey game is definitely something to build on". Read More

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Tom Cruise Confirms Top Gun 2 Is Definitely Happening

Tom Cruise Confirms Top Gun 2 Is Definitely Happening

Released in "86 at the height of Morning in America jingoism, it starred Tom Cruise as Maverick, a hot shot Naval fighter pilot who doesn't play by your rules, man!" "You're the first people that I've said this to". The original movie centers around a military crew attending the Top Gun school at MCAS Miramar , and San Diegans still recall local film locations. Read More

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United Kingdom resumes intelligence sharing with US

United Kingdom resumes intelligence sharing with US

The UK terror threat level remains "critical", meaning another attack could be imminent and additional Army and armed police officers are patrolling major sites, including the transport network, across the UK. Hundreds of people filled central Manchester's St Ann's Square, where flowers and other tributes were laid to remember the victims, with messages including "We stand together" and "We love you". Read More

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'The Square' wins Palme d'Or at Cannes

The best actress award went to Diane Kruger , who played a woman seeking revenge for her husband's death in a terrorist bombing in In the Fade, directed by Fatih Akin ; although the film itself received largely negative reaction - including a two-star review from the Guardian's Peter Bradshaw - Kruger's first performance in her native German was well-liked. Read More

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Alabama's Adam Wingard lands monstrous directing gig with 'Godzilla vs. Kong'

Alabama's Adam Wingard lands monstrous directing gig with 'Godzilla vs. Kong'

Legendary and Warner Bros. announced in late 2015 that all future King Kong and Godzilla movies would be developed by Legendary and distributed by Warner Bros., starting with Kong: Skull Island . He has directed films like A awful way to Die, as well as segments in anthology properties like V/H/S and ABCs of Death . Terry Rossio , known for writing the " Pirates of the Caribbean " movies, will write the screenplay. Read More

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Scott Pelley said to be out as anchor of 'CBS Evening News'

Scott Pelley said to be out as anchor of 'CBS Evening News'

While 60 Minutes will keep Pelley on CBS, its newsmagazine format makes it a very different show than the nightly CBS Evening News . "[Pelley] was pushed out of the 'Evening News, '" another unnamed source told Page Six . For Scott Pelley , I'm Jeff Glor. Guest anchors will fill the evening news chair until a replacement is chosen. This isn't the first recent drama at CBS News , either. Read More

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Gregg Allman: Remembering The Man Behind The Music

Gregg Allman: Remembering The Man Behind The Music

While no specific cause of death was immediately given, the message said that Allman had "struggled with many health issues over the past several years". The older you get the more you start to understand your own mortality. The pair was considered an oddity, and the album they recorded together (Two the Hard Way), billed as "Allman and Woman", was considered a career low for both. Read More

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