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Helen Mirren jabs Trump in her 'Top Five Rules for a Happy Life' speech at Tulane University's commencement.

British stage and film actress Helen Mirren jabbed President Donald Trump during a commencement speech to the graduates of Tulane University in New Orleans this week. As part of the address, Mirren shared a bit of life advice. “I'm going to share a few rules that I've picked up dur...

- The Raw Story - US

Texas sheriff blames Manchester bombing on lack of guns: 'This is what happens when you disarm citizens'.

A sheriff in Texas has come under fire after he linked the bombing of a concert in Manchester, England to the country's tough gun laws. Following the Monday night attack that killed 22 people, Denton County Sheriff Tracy Murphree lashed out in a Facebook post. “This is what happens when ...

- The Raw Story - US

Ariana Grande trolled by pro-Trump alt-right after concert bombing that left 22 dead.

Following the Manchester, England bombing at an Ariana Grande concert that left 22 people dead, the multi-hyphenate is now being trolled by pro-President Trump, alt-right commenters across social media. The Side to Side' singer is known for her liberal political leanings, and the alt-right have lat...

- The Raw Story - US

Manchester attack: explaining terrorism to children.

The attendees and victims of Monday night's deadly attack on an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England, were primarily teen and pre-teens. That changes the math on how to help children understand the event.

- Christian Science Monitor - US

Father of suspected Manchester bomber says son is innocent.

The father of the 22-year-old Briton who police say bombed a concert in Manchester insisted Wednesday that his son was innocent and just had been preparing to go on a pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia. Ramadan Abedi, 51, also known by his nom de guerre of Abu Ismail, spoke to The Associated Press by phone...

- Baltimoresun.com - US

Manchester bomber's father arrested, brothers aware of attack plan, Libya says.

British security forces raided an apartment building Wednesday in central Manchester as they investigated a network of people allegedly behind the city's concert bombing. Hundreds of soldiers were sent to secure key sites across the country, including Buckingham Palace and Parliament. Home Secretary...

- Baltimoresun.com - US

U.K. Police Investigate Network in Connection With Attack.

British police said they were investigating a network in connection with Monday's suicide bombing in Manchester, as Libyan authorities detained the father and a brother of the 22-year-old suspect, Salman Abedi.

- Wall Street Journal - US

Manchester bombing: What we know now.

The blast killed 22 people and wounded scores more. It was the worst terrorist attack in the United Kingdom since London bombings in July 2005         


Manchester bomber's father, brother arrested in Tripoli.

British military personnel were sent to protect public sites and key landmarks Wednesday.         


Knife-carrying man arrested at Buckingham Palace.

As Britain remains on edge after a Tuesday terror attack, police subdued a man wielding a knife outside the royal residence in London.         


Armed troops guard Buckingham Palace and other London landmarks after Manchester attack.

Armed soldiers were seen arriving outside Downing Street, Parliament and Westminster.

- Washington Post - US

Ariana Grande suspends Dangerous Woman tour

Ariana Grande's Dangerous Woman tour has been suspended. The singer has canceled seven shows through June 5 following the deadly blast at her concert in Manchester, England, Monday, her rep confirmed to Mashable. SEE ALSO: James Corden delivers an emotional tribute to the people of Manchester The explosion killed 22 people, ...

- Mashable! - US

Unruly appoints new EMEA managing director

Unruly has appointed former UK managing director of Exponential Jason Trout as the video ad tech company's managing director for EMEA.

- Brand Republic - UK

Cannes: Toby Jones warns of Brexit impact on films

The British actor says the uncertainty of Brexit "causes upset and anxiety" in the film industry.

- BBC - UK

Manchester attack: Police hunt 'network' behind bomber

A fifth arrest is made in the UK over the arena attack, as pictures emerge appearing to show the bomber's detonator and backpack.

- BBC - UK

Is Meghan Markle Jewish? The internet is confused.

— Is Meghan Markle, an American actress and the girlfriend of the British royal Prince Harry, a member of the tribe? Stories in publications across the United States and United Kingdom have prompted the question. An article in the British tabloid Daily Express claims that Markle's father is Jewish; Vanity Fair, Elle UK, ...

- JTA - US

Netanyahu extends condolences over Manchester attack to British Prime Minister Theresa May

JERUSALEM , Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu sent condolences on behalf of the Israeli people to British Prime Minister Theresa May for the terror attack at a pop concert in Manchester. Netanyahu, speaking by phone with May on Wednesday evening, said Israel was ready to extend all necessary assistance to their joint war ...

- JTA - US

Manchester attacker 'likely' travelled to Syria: French minister

The bomber who killed 22 people at a concert in the British city of Manchester had "likely" been to Syria, French Interior Minister Gerard Collomb said Wednesday.He told BFMTV that British intelligence...

- Expatica - NL

Salman Abedi: Student dropout known to UK security services

Salman Abedi, the suicide bomber who killed 22 people in an attack in Manchester on Monday, was a university dropout with "proven" links to the Islamic State group, according to France's interior minister.Born...

- Expatica - NL

Polish Heritage Day in UK hailed a success

The Polish embassy in London has hailed the Polish Heritage Day – celebrating the Polish minority in the UK – a success.

- Polskie Radio - PL

Polish president to meet British PM, French president at Brussels NATO summit

At a summit of NATO members in Brussels on Thursday, Polish President Andrzej Duda will meet British PM Theresa May and French President Emmanuel Macron.

- Polskie Radio - PL

Father, brother of UK bomber held in Libya

The spokesman for a Libyan anti-terror force says the father of the alleged Manchester bomber has been arrested in Tripoli. Special Deterrent force spokesman Ahmed bin Salem said that Ramadan Abedi, the father of Salman Abedi, was detained in Tripoli on Wednesday.

- Times Of India - IN

Tibetan President condoles Manchester terror victims

In the wake of the terror attack that rocked the city of Manchester on May 22, President of the Tibetan Government-in-Exile today expressed his condolences to Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May and the British people for their losses.

- Phayul.com - IN

Family members arrested in UK bombing probe

The father and the younger brother of the Manchester suicide bomber have been arrested in Libya.

- SBS.com.au - AU

England skipper Morgan's ton helps hosts to 339 versus South Africa

With England hosting the Champions Trophy beginning on June 1 and tours from the South Africans and then West Indies, it was important for the home side to get off to a positive start in the three-match series.

- SBS.com.au - AU

Manchester's lesson about fragile states

One connection between Salman Abedi, the suicide bomber in Manchester, England, and most of his victims was their youthful fragility. According to British authorities, he was recently in Libya, home to a branch of Islamic State . Much of the world's struggle against terrorism involves either protecting or preventing ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Manchester bomber was part of a network: police

MANCHESTER, England - The Manchester suicide bomber who killed 22 people at a concert venue packed with children was part of a network, the city's chief of police said on Wednesday as troops deployed across Britain to help prevent further attacks.

- Reuters - US

Live Briefing: Live Updates: The Manchester Bombing Investigation

British authorities are trying to determine who was part of the network that might have helped the bomber, Salman Abedi, carry out the attack at the Manchester Arena.

- New York Times - US

BNP Paribas pays $350 million to settle New York currency probe

Thomson ReutersNEW YORK - French bank BNP Paribas on Wednesday agreed to pay $350 million to New York's banking regulator for allowing more than a dozen traders and salespeople in New York and other key trading hubs to manipulate foreign exchange prices. The fine, imposed by New York's Department of Financial Services, ...

- Business Insider - US

Volvo and Lotus are about to join forces

Lotus CarsThe Chinese owner of Volvo Cars just took a controlling stake in British sports car maker Lotus.It bought 51% of Lotus from Malaysian automaker Proton Holdings. It's also buying 49.9% of Proton itself. With Lotus, Geely is gaining one of the most famous brands in the automotive industry, as well as decades worth ...

- Business Insider - US

England's Big Picture: 22 - 28 May

Showcasing the best images sent to us from around England.

- BBC - UK

Vandals cut rope on famous rope bridge

One of Northern Ireland's best known tourist attractions was closed after vandals cut its ropes.

- BBC - UK

Manchester attack: Police hunt 'network' behind bomber

A fifth arrest is made in the UK over the arena bombing, as it emerges a police officer is among the dead.

- BBC - UK

China carmaker Geely secures stakes in Proton and Lotus

China's Geely Group has stepped up its global expansion drive by buying into Malaysia's troubled carmaker Proton. It also secured a huge stake in British automaker Lotus as part of the Kuala Lumpur investment.

- Deutsche Welle - DE

Father of suspected Manchester bomber says son is innocent

The father of the 22-year-old Briton who police say bombed a concert in Manchester insisted Wednesday that his son was innocent and just had been preparing to go on a pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia

- The Daily Star - LB

3 more arrested in Manchester; attacker's Libya ties probed

British police and intelligence agencies arrested three more suspects on Wednesday in connection with the Manchester suicide bombing and moved quickly to secure key sites across the country, includin...

- The Hindu - IN

How will Manchester attack affect British elections?

Recent polls suggest greater public support for Prime Minister Theresa May when it comes to issues such as security

- The Hindu - IN

Star studded cheers for Sachin ahead of his film

It was a moment of cheers and emotions as Team India met their icon BharatRatna Sachin Tendulkar and his charming wife Anjali and glued their eyes to a special screening of Sachin: A Billion Dreams, the biopic of the master. The film produced by Ravi Bhagchandka and Carnival Motion Pictures under 200 NotOut Productions is ...

- Deccan Herald - IN

UK investigates 'network' of alleged Manchester attackers

Britons will find armed troops at vital locations after the official threat level was raised to its highest point following a suicide bombing that killed 22. Officials say soldiers will be deployed to places like Buckingham Palace, 10 Downing Street and Parliament.

- FOX News - US

London premiere of 'Wonder Woman' is canceled after attack

The glitzy, star-filled London premiere of "Wonder Woman" has been scrapped following the terror attack in Manchester.

- FOX News - US

UK investigates 'network' of alleged Manchester attackers

British security forces raided an apartment building Wednesday in central Manchester as they investigated "a network" of people allegedly behind the city's concert bombing. Hundreds of soldiers were sent to secure key sites across the country, including Buckingham Palace and the British Parliament at Westminster.

- Stars and Stripes - US

U.K. police investigating 'terror network' in connection with Manchester attack

U.K. police confirmed Wednesday that they are now investigating a "terror network" in connection to the attack Monday night in Manchester, England, that killed 22 people. "This is a network that we are investigating," Chief Constable Ian Hopkins of the Greater Manchester Police told journalists Wednesday. "There's an ...

- The Week - US

Latest: Driver arrested after five die in motorway crash involving lorry and car in UK

Five people have died on the M6 in England after a crash involving a lorry and a car.

- BreakingNews.ie - IE

Police arrest ’man with knife’ near Buckingham Palace

A man has been arrested in possession of a knife near Buckingham Palace in London.

- BreakingNews.ie - IE

Manchester bombing: 3 Arrested in South Manchester

Police in Manchester say they have arrested three more men in connection with the suicide bombing at a pop concert that killed 22 people, according to CBC News. They said Wednesday the arrests had been made in the south of the U.K. city, where a day earlier a 23-year-old man was also arrested and a number of homes were ...

- Novinite - BG

'Clear' That UK Bomber Was Part of a Network

British police confirmed Wednesday that the suicide bomber who died in an attack on a Manchester concert was not acting alone, AFP reported."It's very clear that this is a network that we are investigating," Manchester Chief Constable Ian Hopkins told reporters, as four people remained in custody.

- Novinite - BG

Delivering safer UK public services, the digital way

UK citizens want digital public services – but privacy and security must be paramount.

- ITProPortal - UK

British sports car company Lotus acquired by Volvo owner in bid to revive fortunes

Geely will control a 51% stake in the British carmaker and a 49.9% in Malaysian group Proton.

- IBTimes.co.uk - UK

Joel Robles wants Sandro at Everton, hopes Romelu Lukaku stays at Goodison Park

Spaniard spoke to IBTimes UK following 3-1 defeat at Arsenal in final game of the season.

- IBTimes.co.uk - UK

Carrick-a-Rede rope bridge closed due to vandalism

One of Northern Ireland's most popular tourist attractions has been forced to close due to vandalism.

- RTE - IE