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Life&Culture Gregg Allman, rock music pioneer, dies at 69
Author: 0 Gregg Allman, rock music pioneer, dies at 69

As one of the founding members of the Allman Brothers Band , Gregg Allman is widely regarded as a pioneer in rock and blues music. The brothers had no particular inclination for music but Allman cited two influences that inspired him - a concert he and his brother attended in Nashville in 1960 and a mentally-challenged neighbour who taught him to play the guitar.

Life&Culture Britain says some of Manchester bomber's network potentially still at large
Author: 0 Britain says some of Manchester bomber's network potentially still at large

In total 14 people have been arrested in connection with the investigation into Monday's attack at the Manchester Arena - and 12 men remain in custody for questioning. In addition, Abedi's father and younger brother were detained in Libya. Chief Constable of Greater Manchester Police Ian Hopkins said: "We have seized thousands of exhibits which are now being assessed".

Author: 0 KISS concert in Manchester canceled after terrorist attacks

Crowds gathered to watch the half marathon on Sunday morning ahead of the 10k, which saw Mayor of Greater Manchester Andy Burnham join thousands of others pounding the streets. "We will be thinking about all the people who died and were injured", she said. British police working on the case have resumed intelligence-sharing with USA counterparts after a brief halt because of anger over leaks to US media thought by Britain to be coming from USA officials.

Author: 0 Rooney close to deciding Man United future

The Red Devils struggled to find consistent form in the top flight under new boss Mourinho this season as they ended up in sixth place in the table. "To enjoy my family and my friends and some other sports I love and forget football, I need that". "I've played for two Premier League clubs and they're the only two Premier League clubs I'll play for".

Life&Culture Trump's budget director defends plans to cut social programs
Author: 0 Trump's budget director defends plans to cut social programs

BLACK: Do you consider entitlement reform an indispensable part of reaching that balanced budget, especially as we look at how we're only spending one-third of our total dollars on everyday spending, and the rest of it is over in that column with the debt and entitlements-Social Security, Medicare , and the other entitlement programs? His plan to severely reduce federal spending on Medicaid , food stamps and education while cutting taxes for the wealthy would create an enormous transfer of ...

Life&Culture Britain arrests 2 more in probe of Manchester network
Author: 0 Britain arrests 2 more in probe of Manchester network

Armed troops are to guard nuclear power plants in Scotland and other sensitive sites across the United Kingdom, as the police said they were now investigating a "network" linked to the Manchester bomber, writes The Herald. The Daily Star of Scotland leads with claims by Salman Abedi's father that his son is innocent of the bombing and was looking forward to becoming an uncle.

Life&Culture Italy, Portugal lead the pack as Kiev hosts Eurovision final
Author: 0 Italy, Portugal lead the pack as Kiev hosts Eurovision final

Ukraine said the Russian singer, Julia Samoylova, had performed a concert in Crimea without seeking the Ukrainian government's permission. Lucie Jones, centre, reacts during the voting stage during the Final for the Eurovision Song Contest , in Kiev , Ukraine, Saturday, May 13, 2017.

Author: 0 Rooney 'more or less' decided on Man United future

Mourinho, who described his first United campaign as "my most hard season as a manager", has appeared tetchy and grouchy in recent weeks, a glum, unsmiling figure constantly at war with the world. They danced in each other's arms before falling to the ground, where they shared a long, warm embrace. Jose Mourinho had just been repeatedly tossed into the air by members of his backroom staff when the jubilant Manchester United manager beckoned his son, Jose Jr., onto the field.

Author: 0 Hate crime reports have doubled in Manchester since terror attack

The police are searching 14 locations and have 13 arrested in connection with the attack, the statement said. United Kingdom authorities have arrested another suspect in the "fast moving investigation" into the terrorist attack on the Manchester Arena , bringing the total number of arrests to ten - with eight men still in custody.

Author: 0 Drake Wins Billboard Top Artist Award, Breaking Record with 13 Wins

As for some of the other winners, Beyoncé was awarded Top Female Artist , Zayn got Best New Artist, and even the dreaded Chainsmokers picked up a couple of prizes. Cher , who performed two of her career's biggest hits as part of her Icon Award presentation, drew huge response from Dion, who watched the set from backstage.

Life&Culture Some women-only screenings planned for 'Wonder Woman'
Author: 0 Some women-only screenings planned for 'Wonder Woman'

Gadot bowed to Carter at the red carpet premiere of Wonder Woman in L.A. Thursday night, a playful homage to the woman who first brought the DC Comics heroine to life in the 70s. Alamo also added additional second "women-only" screenings. The only thing we can do is keep carving out safe spaces for ourselves to heal and flourish.

Life&Culture Deepika Padukone walks at Cannes in sexy red dress
Author: 0 Deepika Padukone walks at Cannes in sexy red dress

Deepika Padukone looked ravishingly lovely with open hair and one-shoulder ensemble. From makeup to hair, she's looking flawless. The Padmavati actress looked every bit the diva she is in the sheer, wine, Marchesa number. She wore heels by Jimmy Choo. The gorgeous one-shoulder gown with shimmery floral work on it did wonders for her. A change of wardrobe later, Deepika was spotted in a beige satin edress from the studios of Galvan London.

Life&Culture Leonardo DiCaprio at club after Nina Agdal split
Author: 0 Leonardo DiCaprio at club after Nina Agdal split

Oscar-winning actor Leonardo DiCaprio has reportedly parted ways with his girlfriend, Danish model Nina Agdal , after nearly a year of dating. Agdal is known for her modeling work with Victoria's Secret and Sports Illustrated . They remain friends and are amicable. DiCaprio and Agdal were first spotted together in May 2016 at Up & Down club in New York City. Before Nina, the Hollywood heartthrob has dated several actresses and models, including Israeli model Bar Refaeli , Toni ...

Life&Culture Colorado man to be freed early now in immigration custody
Author: 0 Colorado man to be freed early now in immigration custody

ICE told the Denver Post that a federal immigration judge ordered his removal in 2000, and he's in their custody "pending his removal to Cuba". According to Governor John Hickenlooper and the Colorado Department of Corrections, Lima-Marin was flagged in their system upon preparation for his release for a possible Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) detainer.

Life&Culture Stanford golfers take step toward another NCAA finals
Author: 0 Stanford golfers take step toward another NCAA finals

Kim made four birdies, including one on No. 18 to close her round, and she eagled the 341-yard, par-4 12th hole by draining her approach from approximately 100 yards. Florida Southern's John Coultas holds a one-stroke lead for individual medalist honors with an opening-round 5-under-par 65. Playing as an individual, Laura Fuenfstueck of the College of Charleston tied for 24th at 13-over 229.

Life&Culture Former Senator, baseball Hall of Famer Jim Bunning has died
Author: 0 Former Senator, baseball Hall of Famer Jim Bunning has died

Mr. Bunning was one of only 18 Major. His ornery nature prompted Republican leaders to push him to retire as a senator. He did not seek re-election in 2010. Time magazine, in April 2006, ranked Bunning as among the nation's "five worst senators", dubbing him "the underperformer" who was hostile to his staff and showed little interest in policy unless it involved baseball.

Author: 0 Representative: Rocker Chris Cornell has died at age 52

The "I Am The Highway" singer was found with a band around his neck inside a MGM Grand casino hotel room around midnight, according to police. The band tweeted Wednesday night a quote from Cornell: "What I look forward to the most.is the camaraderie".