• 'One Love Manchester' raises $2.6 million for terror attack victims
'One Love Manchester' raises $2.6 million for terror attack victims

Perry kicked up the intensity with a lung-busting rendition of "Roar" right afterward, channeling the power of "Part of Me" and fueling it with the inspiring words of one of her biggest hits. Sunday's concert will raise money for victims of the attack that struck at Grande's show on May 22. Others set to perform Sunday include Justin Bieber , Co...

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  • London Bridge attack: Isis claim responsibility
London Bridge attack: Isis claim responsibility

Seven people were killed in the attack and 21 were in critical condition. Britain was already on high alert following the recent attack on a concert by USA pop star Ariana Grande in Manchester, northwest England, in which seven children were among the dead.

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  • Blue States Form Climate Alliance After Trump Withdraws From Paris Pact
Blue States Form Climate Alliance After Trump Withdraws From Paris Pact

With the United States virtually isolated on the world stage, a string of administration officials went on the offensive Friday to justify the Republican president's decision to abandon the 195-nation Paris deal curbing global emissions.

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  • Tornado touches down north of Three Hills
Tornado touches down north of Three Hills

A tornado briefly touched down at around 5pm on Friday, June 2, in the town of Three Hills, Alberta. Cecilia Wessels , who took the image of her husband to show the tornado to her parents in South Africa, said that the twister wasn't as close it appears.

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  • Day, Scott in before Memorial delays
Day, Scott in before Memorial delays

He is the second OH native to win the Memorial, joining the tournament founder and host, Jack Nicklaus . Day closed with a two-under-par 70 but was still eight shots behind Jason Dufner , who overcame a nightmare third round and two Sunday weather delays to win by three shots.

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  • What's 'covfefe?' Trump tweet stumps all
What's 'covfefe?' Trump tweet stumps all

The tweet, sent at 12:06 a.m., was favorited almost 10,000 times in one minute and drew ridicule of online Trump critics. " President Trump's Twitter account keeps me awake at night", he added. Reporters who asked White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer what it meant got a cryptic response. The Defense Department had to remove the word " c...

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  • Back in black: Cavs to use famed jerseys for G2
Back in black: Cavs to use famed jerseys for G2

The Warriors lead the NBA Finals 1-0 over the Cleveland Cavaliers . After the Golden State Warriors took a 2-0 lead in the NBA Finals against the Cleveland Cavaliers on Sunday, Stephen Curry - who had a 32-point, 11-assist, 10-rebound triple-double - felt that he had to be better.

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  • Defense wants talk of Castile's permit omitted
Defense wants talk of Castile's permit omitted

This case is different in significant ways. Castile provided Yanez with his insurance permit and disclosed to the officer that he was carrying a firearm. Yanez: "I told him not to reach for it". According to the criminal complaint, Castile's last words were: "I wasn't reaching for it". Yanez stands at the window, gun still aimed at Castile.

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  • GOP legislative agenda incomplete, lags as Congress returns
GOP legislative agenda incomplete, lags as Congress returns

Republicans are running way behind schedule. A growing number of Americans say the American Health Care Act, created to repeal former President Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act, will have negative consequences for them by increasing their costs, making it harder to get and retain health insurance, or by reducing the quality of their insurance...

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  • China vows to uphold Paris climate deal
China vows to uphold Paris climate deal

Pruitt said during a press briefing. European leaders and green organisations have expressed anger and dismay over the US' latest "anti-climate" step. That's what being the global leader means: You set the course for other countries to follow . "When Paris was executed by this country , they criticized the agreement, said that it did not ...

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  • California guards, 7 inmates sent to hospital after brawl
California guards, 7 inmates sent to hospital after brawl

Seven inmates were also hospitalized for their injuries . Officials also are waiting until the investigation is completed before they decide if they need to change their procedures or responses to the unusual mob attack on prison guards, she said.

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  • Ariana Grande returns to stage for One Love Manchester
Ariana Grande returns to stage for One Love Manchester

The One Love Manchester concert aired across the globe. Among the hits sung that night were Coldplay's cover of Oasis' " Don't Look Back in Anger ", the Black Eyed Peas' "Where is the Love?" and Miley Cyrus and Ariana's cover of " Don't Dream It's Over ".

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  • Vermont to join US Climate Alliance
Vermont to join US Climate Alliance

Trump said . France said it would work with USA states and cities - some of which have broken off with Trump's decisions - to keep up the fight against climate change. "Disappointed with today's decision on the Paris Agreement ". European leaders and green organisations have expressed anger and dismay over the US' latest "anti-climate" s...

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  • House intel panel approves subpoenas for Trump lawyer, former top aide
House intel panel approves subpoenas for Trump lawyer, former top aide

Mueller's separate probe could conceivably look at the circumstances surrounding Comey's firing. On that score, it has previously been reported that the committee's chairman, Devin Nunes (R., Calif.), has reviewed intelligence reporting and detected instances of unmasking.

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  • Trump slams own Justice Department over travel ban
Trump slams own Justice Department over travel ban

Trump said he had spoken with British Prime Minister Theresa May to express America's "unwavering support" and offer USA assistance as the British government works to protect its citizens and bring the guilty to justice. The ACLU thanked Trump for his generous admission, which will undoubtedly help their defense when the Supreme Court considers Tru...

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  • Donald Trump on London attack: 'bloodshed must end, this bloodshed will end'
Donald Trump on London attack: 'bloodshed must end, this bloodshed will end'

Although the attackers were also dead, authorities raced to determine whether they had accomplices, and Prime Minister Theresa May warned that the country faced a new threat from copycat attacks. During the U.S. presidential campaign past year, Mr Trump first proposed the ban on Muslims entering the United States, but suggested he could make an e...

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  • Social media rushes to define Donald Trump's 'covfefe' tweet
Social media rushes to define Donald Trump's 'covfefe' tweet

Why did Kushner make the request of Ambassador Sergey Kislyak? "Ambassador Sergey Kislyak reported to his superiors in Moscow that Kushner made the proposal during a meeting on December 1 or 2, 2016, at Trump Tower, according to intercepts of Russian communications that were reviewed by USA officials".

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  • Sri Lankan passenger threatens to blow Malaysian Airline flight
Sri Lankan passenger threatens to blow Malaysian Airline flight

The MH128 flight carrying over 330 passengers was forced to turn back to Melbourne just a few minutes after it took off when Marks tried to enter the cockpit. Passengers were kept on the plane for 90 minutes after landing as the aircraft was searched for potential bombs. "I went back to tell the other passengers there was a real threat here, ...

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  • White House: Trump Interviewing 4 FBI Candidates
White House: Trump Interviewing 4 FBI Candidates

Trump tipped Lieberman's status during a meeting with Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos. Joe Lieberman was among his top choices. Frank Keating , FBI Acting Director Andrew McCabe and former top FBI official Richard McFeely, White House press secretary Sean Spicer said.

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  • Trump Says Has 'Total Confidence' in Son-in-law, Key Adviser Kushner
Trump Says Has 'Total Confidence' in Son-in-law, Key Adviser Kushner

In a familiar refrain, Trump tweeted that it was "fake news", but he is now under considerable pressure, with several investigations under way into his team's links with Russian Federation, which is accused of hacking Democratic Party emails in order to help Trump win the White House .

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  • UK Election To Go Ahead On June 8 Despite London Attack
UK Election To Go Ahead On June 8 Despite London Attack

Prime Minister Theresa May warned the country of a new threat from "copycat attacks". The London Ambulance Service said at least 48 people were taken to five hospitals and others were treated at the scene. Business Editor of British newspaper the Sunday Express , Ho was stabbed in the throat after he "selflessly intervened as the knife-wield...

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  • More than 40 House Democrats want Jared Kushner's security clearance revoked
More than 40 House Democrats want Jared Kushner's security clearance revoked

Even as the Russian connection now touches the Trump family and Kushner's meeting with ambassador Sergey Kislyak for the goal of establishing backchannel communications, the smoking gun is still just that, with nothing substantial about the content of the meeting.

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  • Time for a Chill Pill on Trump's Climate Action
Time for a Chill Pill on Trump's Climate Action

A risky world", Macron said , referencing the cataclysmic effect of climate change all but completely ignored by the Trump administration. "We are opposed to the Trump administration's choice to withdraw from the Paris Agreement . The Weather Channel is airing a Paris Climate Agreement special on Thursday. Baker and Scott wrote to Energy...

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  • Travel Ban Block Upheld: Supreme Court Remains Only Hope for Trump
Travel Ban Block Upheld: Supreme Court Remains Only Hope for Trump

The revised version would temporarily suspend the USA refugee program and halt for 90 days the issuance of new visas to travelers from the six countries while the administration reviews its screening process. That would be more than a year after Trump rolled out the first travel ban. Another federal appeals court is considering a similar ap...

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  • London Bridge attacker had 'twice been reported to police' for extremist views
London Bridge attacker had 'twice been reported to police' for extremist views

Some observers drew a line between this tweet and others with Fox News' morning coverage of the attack. The violence turned a warm spring night in an area packed with revellers into a scene of panic and chaos, with officers running through crowded streets screaming for people to flee.

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  • CBO report rips GOP health bill
CBO report rips GOP health bill

Now Republicans in the Senate have to decide how to make their version different. But that would be partly because policies would typically provide fewer benefits and sicker people would be priced out, it concluded. He said the Affordable Care Act is failing many Americans, and he said the bill that was approved by the House earlier this month ...

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  • Trump hails sacrifices of fallen troops
Trump hails sacrifices of fallen troops

And after President Trump refused to endorse the Paris accord on climate change over the weekend, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Europe could no longer rely on the USA, but says she is still committed to try to strengthen ties. Christopher Horton , a member of the Oklahoma National Guard , who died in a gunbattle with insurgents in Afghanis...

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  • NY Times: Trump Not Planning to Invoke Executive Privilege for Comey Testimony
NY Times: Trump Not Planning to Invoke Executive Privilege for Comey Testimony

Though Kasowitz was spotted at the White House with Ivanka Trump late last month, he has yet to speak publicly about the issue, though the official says he has been empowered by the White House to answer questions on the matter. Warner also said the idea that a president would ask the FBI to back off an investigation in which he could be a targ...

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  • Sailing-Oracle Team USA gain America's Cup bonus with New Zealand win
Sailing-Oracle Team USA gain America's Cup bonus with New Zealand win

Billed by Oracle Team USA's Jimmy Spithill as the "decider", the US skipper forced a penalty on New Zealand helmsman Peter Burling at the start of their race and built an early lead. The Kiwis were penalised three times during their second race against Team USA in Bermuda. Sailing in a flawless 13-15 knot breeze, strong starts and boat speed ...

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  • NBA Finals 2017: Warriors vs. Cavaliers Game 2 live stream
NBA Finals 2017: Warriors vs. Cavaliers Game 2 live stream

The Warriors took care of business in Game 1 of the NBA Finals , beating the Cavaliers 113-91 to take a 1-0 series lead. Translation: Do anything and everything possible to stop Kevin Durant from driving through the paint and dunking at will with nobody even around him.

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  • Jason Dufner: Dufner comes from behind to win the Memorial
Jason Dufner: Dufner comes from behind to win the Memorial

Justin Thomas tees off on the fifth hole during the third round of the Memorial golf tournament, Saturday, June 3, 2017, in Dublin, Ohio . EUROPEAN PGA TOUR: English golfer Chris Wood moved into a one-stroke lead despite a bogey in his last hole in the third round of the Nordea Masters on Saturday.

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  • Former Penn State administrators sentenced to jail time in Sandusky case
Former Penn State administrators sentenced to jail time in Sandusky case

Spanier was sentenced to two months in jail and an additional 2-10 under house arrest. Former university athletic director Tim Curley , 63, received a sentence of seven to 23 months, with three in jail, while former former vice president Gary Schultz , 67, was sentenced to six to 23 months, with two months in jail.

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  • Rep. Devin Nunes: Media Elites Have 'No Interest' in Americans Being Unmasked
Rep. Devin Nunes: Media Elites Have 'No Interest' in Americans Being Unmasked

The most recent subpoenas to the NSA, CIA, and Federal Bureau of Investigation seek information on any requests made by former NSC Director Susan Rice, former CIA Director John Brennan and former United Nations Ambassador Samantha Power (!) for names to be unmasked.

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  • Al Franken: I Don't Think Trump Ordered Comey to Quash Russia Probe
Al Franken: I Don't Think Trump Ordered Comey to Quash Russia Probe

Those conversations, which followed initial interviews at the Justice Department , have been light on questions about substantive issues facing the agency, the three associates said. Trump could also open himself up to legal challenges if he made a decision to assert privilege. The White House said Kushner "was acting as a transition official" ...

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  • Gareth Bale hoping to help make more history at Real Madrid
Gareth Bale hoping to help make more history at Real Madrid

And Croatia playmaker Modric , who brilliantly set up Ronaldo's second goal, was quick to pay tribute to manager Zinedine Zidane . It was Zidane's stunning volley against Bayer Leverkusen that won Real the 2002 title in Glasgow, while past year, five months after replacing Rafael Benitez as a coach, he breathed new life into a demotivated ...

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