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  • UK ambulance official: 12 children under age of 16 were among 59 injured in concert attack

    MANCHESTER, England (AP) — UK ambulance official: 12 children under age of 16 were among 59 injured in concert attack.
  • The Latest: Merkel, ally cancel event in respect for victims

    MANCHESTER, England (AP) — The Latest on the blast at an Ariana Grande concert in northern England (all times local): 1:30 p.m. German Chancellor Angela Merkel and her conservative ally in Bavaria have called off a pre-election event at a beer tent in Munich following the Manchester attack. Merkel and Bavarian governor Horst Seehofer had planned to make a joint ...
  • Mike Flynn

    Former CIA head to answer questions about Russian meddling

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Former CIA Director John Brennan is set to testify publicly about the intelligence underpinning the Obama administration’s conclusion that Russia interfered in the 2016 election and could shed light on concerns about the security risk posed by President Donald Trump’s first national security adviser, Michael Flynn. Brennan’s testimony before the House intelligence committee on Tuesday comes one ...
  • New deadline for Greece set after another stalemate

    BRUSSELS (AP) — Hopes for a breakthrough in negotiations for cash-strapped Greece were dashed again and another deadline was set. Greece once again failed to get approval from its European creditors to receive the next batch of bailout loans that it needs to meet a debt repayment hump this summer. It also failed to secure an agreement on the sort ...
  • A call for patience during investigation of campus stabbing

    COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Authorities appealed for patience from two college communities reacting in shock, fear and anger after a white University of Maryland student was arrested in what police called the unprovoked stabbing of a black Bowie State University student. Police and the FBI said they are investigating the killing of Richard Collins III as a possible hate ...
  • 10 Things to Know for Today

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. ISLAMIC STATE GROUP CLAIMS DEADLY MANCHESTER CONCERT BOMBING The suicide attack at an Ariana Grande show leaves at least 22 people dead and 59 injured. 2. TRUMP CONDEMNS ‘EVIL LOSERS’ IN CONCERT ATTACK In a visit to the West Bank to meet ...
  • Trump administration sending Congress $4.1 trillion budget

    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is sending Congress a $4.1 trillion spending plan that relies on faster economic growth and steep cuts to programs supporting low-income individuals to balance the government’s books over the next decade. The proposed budget, for the fiscal year that begins Oct. 1, was being delivered to Congress Tuesday, setting off an extended debate in ...
  • The Latest: Merkel, ally cancel event in respect for victims

    MANCHESTER, England (AP) — The Latest on the blast at an Ariana Grande concert in northern England (all times local): 1:30 p.m. German Chancellor Angela Merkel and her conservative ally in Bavaria have called off a pre-election event at a beer tent in Munich following the Manchester attack. Merkel and Bavarian governor Horst Seehofer had planned to make a joint ...
  • Children among victims of suicide bomb at Ariana Grande show

    MANCHESTER, England (AP) — A suicide bomber blew himself up as young concert-goers left a show by the American singer Ariana Grande in the northern English city of Manchester, killing at least 22 people, some wearing the star’s trademark kitten ears and holding pink balloons as they fled. Teenage screams filled the arena just after the explosion Monday night, which ...
  • Much-anticipated Ariana Grande concert ends in blood, horror

    MANCHESTER, England (AP) — A night highly anticipated by Ariana Grande fans ended in blood and terror after police said a suicide bomber detonated explosives at the Manchester Arena. At least 22 concertgoers were killed and about 60 others were wounded in the Monday night bombing, with six area hospitals treating the victims by Tuesday morning. Shaun Hunter was with ...
  • The Latest: Police say bomber died in concert attack

    MANCHESTER, England (AP) — The Latest on the explosion at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England (all times local): 8 a.m. Manchester police say the man who set off an improvised explosive device at an Ariana Grande concert in northern England died in the attack. Police said Tuesday 22 people died in the attack Monday night. It wasn’t clear ...
  • Manchester police say more than 400 officers deployed overnight after blast at concert

    MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Manchester police say more than 400 officers deployed overnight after blast at concert.
  • Manchester police say they believe one man carried out attack on Ariana Grande concert; not sure if he acted alone

    MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Manchester police say they believe one man carried out attack on Ariana Grande concert; not sure if he acted alone.
  • The Latest: Corbyn says he, prime minister halting campaigns

    LONDON (AP) — The Latest on an explosion at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England, that authorities say killed several people. (all times local): 6 a.m. Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn says he and Prime Minister Theresa May have agreed to suspend election campaigning until further notice. Corbyn said Tuesday he is “horrified” by the events in Manchester and ...
  • PBS airing live nature special from Alaska this summer

    NEW YORK (AP) — PBS is collaborating with the BBC on a special live event this summer where cameras will try to catch bears, wolves, eagles and other wildlife in their natural habitat in Alaska. “Wild Alaska Live” will air over three nights on PBS on July 23, 26 and 30. Cameras placed in the Tongass National Forest, the Kenai ...
  • Three lawsuits allege foot-dragging by Fox on harassment

    NEW YORK (AP) — Three new lawsuits filed Monday allege racial discrimination or sexual harassment at Fox News, deepening the network’s legal woes. The cases increase to 23 the number of past or present Fox employees represented by attorney Doug Wigdor, the majority having cases alleging racial hostility by a since-fired financial executive. Fox said Monday that the lawsuits have ...
  • Nicole Kidman

    With 4 projects at Cannes, Kidman is open to ‘bold’ material

    CANNES, France (AP) — Unveiling a new chapter in her already-considerable career, Nicole Kidman has brought four projects to Cannes this year, making her almost ubiquitous at the French Riviera festival. “I’m at that place in my life where I’m trying to pretend I’m 21 and starting my career,” Kidman, who turns 50 next month, told reporters on Monday. “I ...
  • Billy Bush

    Billy Bush says he’s ready to get back into television

    NEW YORK (AP) — Former “Today” co-host Billy Bush says he’s a better man and ready to get back into television seven months after being fired from his job at NBC following the release of a videotape in which he can be heard engaging in lewd talk with Donald Trump. In an interview posted Sunday, Bush told The Hollywood Reporter ...
  • Vanessa Bayer

    Cast member Vanessa Bayer leaving ‘SNL’

    NEW YORK (AP) — “Saturday Night Live” is losing cast member Vanessa Bayer following this weekend’s season finale. Bayer is finishing her seventh season with NBC’s comedy institution, and her memorable impressions include Miley Cyrus, Rachel from “Friends” and Jonah the Bar Mitzvah Boy. She’s been with the show longer than any other female cast member. Bayer, who’s acted in ...
  • English wedding: Pippa Middleton marries as royals look on

    ENGLEFIELD, England (AP) — Two likely future British kings were there, along with one of the world’s most photographed women, the often-adorable Prince Harry, a multilingual tennis legend and a brash TV reality star. But all eyes were on Pippa Middleton on Saturday as she walked down the aisle of a 12th-century church wearing a custom hand-embroidered gown with a ...
  • Lena Dunham

    Lena Dunham cancels live Lenny tour to recover from surgery

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Lena Dunham is canceling her feminist newsletter’s “America IRL” tour this summer to tend to her health. Dunham said Friday in a post on LennyLetter.com that recent surgery and physical therapy to treat endometriosis has caused “the greatest amount of physical pain I’ve ever experienced” and that she isn’t up for the cross-country tour. The 31-year-old ...
  • Colin Farrell, Tilda Swinton, Charlize Thero

    Cannes fetes itself with massive 70th anniversary bash

    CANNES, France (AP) — The Cannes Festival is celebrating its 70th anniversary by bringing together an array of stars, filmmakers and former Palme d’Or winners. On Tuesday, Cannes gathered more than 100 big names from across cinema to pose for a photo together. Eleven Palme d’Or winners were flanked by a riser full of actors and directors who are previous ...
  • Cannes festival to hold moment of silence for Manchester

    CANNES, France (AP) — The Cannes Film Festival said it will hold a moment of silence Tuesday for the victims of the attack at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England. The festival invited all festivalgoers to “show their solidarity with the victims, their families and the British people” with a minute of silence at 3 p.m. local time. In ...
  • ‘Dangal’ becomes China’s biggest non-Hollywood foreign film

    BEIJING (AP) — The Aamir Khan film “Dangal,” about an Indian man training his daughters to become wrestlers, has become China’s biggest-grossing non-Hollywood foreign movie. The Indian film, whose name translates as “Let’s Wrestle, Dad,” was released in China on May 5. By Tuesday, it had pulled in 806 million yuan ($117 million) in mainland China, according to data from ...
  • Rebel Wilson

    Rebel Wilson tells court Australian articles hurt her career

    MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — A tearful Rebel Wilson testified on Tuesday that a series of magazine articles published in Australia were a deliberate attack on her character and damaged her acting career. Wilson is suing Australian publisher Bauer Media for defamation over several articles published in 2015 that the Australian-born actress said led to her film contracts being terminated. The ...
  • Zack Snyder

    Zack Snyder exits ‘Justice League’ after daughter’s death

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — The recent death of director Zack Snyder’s daughter has driven the prominent filmmaker to step away from finishing the ensemble superhero movie “Justice League.” A source close to production who was not authorized to speak publicly said Monday that director Joss Whedon would take over completing the film, which should still hit its Nov. 17 release. ...
  • Jordan Peele

    Jordan Peele’s ‘Get Out’ follow-up set for 2019 release

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Comedian turned filmmaker Jordan Peele is following up the remarkable success of “Get Out” with a provocative original thriller set for release in March 2019. Universal Pictures announced the release date for Peele’s untitled film on Monday. Peele’s buzzy directorial debut “Get Out” became a box office phenomenon this year grossing $229.6 million worldwide on a ...
  • Box office Top 20: ‘Alien: Covenant’ dethrones ‘Guardians 2’

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ridley Scott’s space horror film “Alien: Covenant” scared reigning box office champ “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2” out of the No. 1 spot over the weekend — but just barely. “Alien: Covenant,” a sequel to 2012’s “Prometheus,” opened with $36.2 million, pushing “Guardians 2” to second place with $34.7 million in its third weekend in ...
  • The Latest: Merkel, ally cancel event in respect for victims

    MANCHESTER, England (AP) — The Latest on the blast at an Ariana Grande concert in northern England (all times local): 1:30 p.m. German Chancellor Angela Merkel and her conservative ally in Bavaria have called off a pre-election event at a beer tent in Munich following the Manchester attack. Merkel and Bavarian governor Horst Seehofer had planned to make a joint ...
  • 10 Things to Know for Today

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. ISLAMIC STATE GROUP CLAIMS DEADLY MANCHESTER CONCERT BOMBING The suicide attack at an Ariana Grande show leaves at least 22 people dead and 59 injured. 2. TRUMP CONDEMNS ‘EVIL LOSERS’ IN CONCERT ATTACK In a visit to the West Bank to meet ...
  • Children among victims of suicide bomb at Ariana Grande show

    MANCHESTER, England (AP) — A suicide bomber blew himself up as young concert-goers left a show by the American singer Ariana Grande in the northern English city of Manchester, killing at least 22 people, some wearing the star’s trademark kitten ears and holding pink balloons as they fled. Teenage screams filled the arena just after the explosion Monday night, which ...
  • Much-anticipated Ariana Grande concert ends in blood, horror

    MANCHESTER, England (AP) — A night highly anticipated by Ariana Grande fans ended in blood and terror after police said a suicide bomber detonated explosives at the Manchester Arena. At least 22 concertgoers were killed and about 60 others were wounded in the Monday night bombing, with six area hospitals treating the victims by Tuesday morning. Shaun Hunter was with ...
  • The Latest: Police say bomber died in concert attack

    MANCHESTER, England (AP) — The Latest on the explosion at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England (all times local): 8 a.m. Manchester police say the man who set off an improvised explosive device at an Ariana Grande concert in northern England died in the attack. Police said Tuesday 22 people died in the attack Monday night. It wasn’t clear ...
  • The Latest: Corbyn says he, prime minister halting campaigns

    LONDON (AP) — The Latest on an explosion at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England, that authorities say killed several people. (all times local): 6 a.m. Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn says he and Prime Minister Theresa May have agreed to suspend election campaigning until further notice. Corbyn said Tuesday he is “horrified” by the events in Manchester and ...
  • Ariana Grande

    Blast at Ariana Grande concert in England kills 19 people

    MANCHESTER, England (AP) — An explosion struck an Ariana Grande concert attended by thousands of young music fans in northern England, killing at least 19 people and injuring dozens in what police said Tuesday was being treated as a terrorist attack. Greater Manchester Police said 19 people were confirmed dead after the explosion at Manchester Arena. Northwest Ambulance Service said ...