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Author: 0 Another Trump Associate Refuses To Cooperate In Russia Investigation

Michael Cohen confirmed to USA media that he had been asked to "provide information and testimony" about any contacts he had with the Kremlin. "I declined the invitation to participate, as the request was poorly phrased, overly broad, and not capable of being answered", Cohen told ABC News in an email Tuesday.

Author: 0 To many Americans, Memorial Day has lost its meaning

State St., hosted by American Legion Post 235. In 2000, Congress approved the National Moment of Remembrance Act , which encourages all Americans to pause for one minute, wherever they are, at 3 p.m. His body was returned to Durham, to the World War Veteran's Plot at Maplewood Cemetery, where flat stones mark the graves of veterans from World War I, World War II and the Korean War.

Life&Culture Why Gal Gadot Wore Flats Over Heels to Her Wonder Woman Premiere
Author: 0 Why Gal Gadot Wore Flats Over Heels to Her Wonder Woman Premiere

We can't wait for people to see it!' 'Wow! However, most of the response was positive. Her parents in Wonder Woman are Hippolyta and Zeus (yes, as in the Zeus) and her god-like origins help explain her superhuman powers and why she hasn't aged at all between the events of the prequel Wonder Woman and Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice .

Life&Culture Curtain falls on 'Greatest Show on Earth' after 146 years
Author: 0 Curtain falls on 'Greatest Show on Earth' after 146 years

After more than 100 years in operation, CEO Kenneth Feld chose to close down the circus , citing a dramatic dip in ticket sales. "It's incredibly heartwarming to see all of you that have come out for the final performance", Feld said at the sold-out show near New York City, which was live streamed on the company website.

Author: 0 UK: Manchester attack investigation still at 'full tilt'

Pope Francis is urging prayers for the victims of the Manchester concert attack and has denounced how "so many young lives were cruelly broken". McIver, who served with Cheshire Police, was at the concert with her partner, Paul, who was wounded in the deadly explosion.

Author: 0 Cannes Palme d'Or goes to "The Square"

Sofia Coppola won the best director prize for her Southern Gothic adaptation " The Beguiled ", becoming the first woman to win that award in the festival's 70-year history. The Jury Prize went to Loveless by Russian director Andrey Zvyagintsev , who uses the search for a missing child to take a cold, hard look at all that is rotten in modern-day Russia - and the world.

Author: 0 Disney's Bob Iger Says The Film Hack Threat Was A Hoax

Memorial Day weekend, researcher ComScore Inc. estimated Sunday in an email. Dead Men Tell No Tales should be able to recoup its $230 million budget overseas, but the film's underperformance at home hints that viewers may be too exhausted to head out to theaters for a fifth piratical outing.

Author: 0 Ex-Senate staffer: Hall of Fame pitcher Jim Bunning has died

Bunning, a conservative Republican, served on the local city council and in the Kentucky state Senate before he launched a failed campaign for governor in 1983. "Senator Jim Bunning led a long and storied life". "He also supported legislation to aid adoptive parents and was known for actively working on local Kentucky issues and, whenever they came before Congress, baseball-related issues".

Author: 0 Ranking House intel Dem: Subpoenas coming after Flynn denies request

Flynn invoked the Fifth Amendment and rejected the committee's subpoena request for documents relating to Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election earlier this week. "We would like to see his documents", Burr said. Burr said "everything is on the table" if Flynn does not respond to the subpoena. Schiff said he is "skeptical" that the committee would agree to grant Flynn immunity in the future in exchange for information.

Life&Culture Tron: Legacy Director Reportedly Eyed for Top Gun 2
Author: 0 Tron: Legacy Director Reportedly Eyed for Top Gun 2

Kilmer has always said he'd be psyched to star in the followup film. It turns out that " Top Gun's " own Iceman is excited too. The 57-year-old actor is keen to reprise his role as cocky fighter pilot Tom "Iceman" Kazanski in the sequel to the 1986 classic film, reported E! online.

Author: 0 Trump administration sending Congress $4.1 trillion budget

It foresees an overhaul of the tax code, which analysts say could direct most of its benefits to upper-income earners. Veteran GOP Rep. Harold Rogers, who represents a poor district in eastern Kentucky, says, "These cuts that are being proposed are draconian".

Life&Culture More sponsors pull out of New York's Puerto Rican parade
Author: 0 More sponsors pull out of New York's Puerto Rican parade

Lopez Rivera served 36 years after being convicted of sedition in his role as a leader of the Puerto Rican Nationalist group FALN, which was behind a series of bloody attacks in the U.S., including the 1975 bombing of Fraunces Tavern in lower Manhattan which killed four people and a blast that maimed an officer at Police Headquarters in 1982.

Life&Culture James Franco initially had a bigger role in Alien: Covenant
Author: 0 James Franco initially had a bigger role in Alien: Covenant

Although both films fall in the science fiction genre, Paul Dergarabedian, senior media analyst for ComScore, told USA Today that " Alien: Covenant " and " Guardians of the Galaxy" are polar opposites. "Part of Ridley's idea was that this was a ship that not only had an external problem, but it also had this problem that there was this captain who was not the original captain who is now going to lead the mission and maybe make some bad mistakes", Harper said.

Life&Culture How Pirates of the Caribbean raided the box office
Author: 0 How Pirates of the Caribbean raided the box office

Directed by Norwegian duo Joachim Rønning and Espen Sandberg (who previously made the Oscar-nominated 2012 film Kon-Tiki), Salazar's Revenge packs a lot into its 129 minutes. Having said all the above, this film will no doubt make a lot of dollars for the house of mouse! Even though the story can feel muddled at times, the action, music, and elaborate filmmaking never cease, and they're worth their weight in pirate's gold.

Author: 0 Tom Cruise reveals 'Top Gun 2' to start filming soon

On Australian TV show Sunrise , Cruise stated, "It's true". In " The Mummy ", Tom Cruise stars as Nick Morris who discovers the corpse of an ancient Egyptian princess and later on realizes that what he has uncovered is actually the personification of evil itself.

Life&Culture The Voice 2017 Predictions: Voice Finale - Who Wins Season 12 Tonight?
Author: 0 The Voice 2017 Predictions: Voice Finale - Who Wins Season 12 Tonight?

They have been, Team Adam Levine , Team Gwen Stefani , Team Blake Shelton and Team Alicia Keys . Read on to find out what previous winners of " The Voice " have been up to since taking home their titles. And he performed his original song "Woman". Tonight has also witnessed stunning duet performances by the coach and the student. "It's still on the stage right now", Blue said after his performance.

Author: 0 In Saudi Arabia, Trump retreats from years of posturing

It was reported that the intelligence Trump discussed with Russian officials came from Israel. Israeli officials say they are largely in the dark about what ideas Trump might present for peace or what concessions he may demand. "Oh my god. Trump has obtained the Bajoran Orb of Time", tweeted games developer and US congressional candidate Brianna Wu, in a reference to a mythical object from the "Star Trek" universe.

Life&Culture Miley Cyrus, Celine Dion give emotional performances
Author: 0 Miley Cyrus, Celine Dion give emotional performances

Taking the shine on our Must See Look of the Week is fashion's break out star for 2016, Celine Dion , who looked dainty to the Billboard Music Award , spotted a structured yet fluid 3D Floor length number from Stephane Rolland's Spring 2017 collection as styled by Law Roach .

Author: 0 Drake wins record 13 Billboard Music awards

The top artist award was presented by Prince Jackson, the late Michael Jackson's eldest son. Lauded as the most coveted honour awarded by Billboard for music, the 2017 Billboard Music Awards has announced Cher , legendary pop star, as the recipient of the "Icon Award".

Life&Culture Beyonce, Jay Z celebrate twins at star-studded baby shower
Author: 0 Beyonce, Jay Z celebrate twins at star-studded baby shower

This weekend, Beyonce was surrounded by her loved ones for a memorable baby shower organized in her honor. This is published unedited from the IANS feed . Three official photos of the event have been posted to to her Instagram account, two showing the glamorous couple in celebratory mode. As the birth of Beyoncé's twins gets ever closer, the scale of her parties only gets better.

Author: 0 The 5 Biggest Jaw-Droppers — Billboard Music Awards

In October of 2010, a video was released of Cyrus smoking Salvia, which blew up. "I'm giving the world a hug and saying, 'Hey, look". "I'm disappointed in myself for disappointing my fans". A lot of people have reached out to me and they're like, "You know, if you want support or if you want to go to these meetings", and I'm like, "No".

Author: 0 Watch All of Drake's Winning Speeches at Billboard Music Awards 2017

The 2017 Billboard Music Awards was definitely one to remember as superstar entertainer Cherilyn Sarkisian, simply known as Cher , received the ceremony's highest honor: The Icon Award . Nicki Minaj opening the show with a nine-minute performance featuring Lil Wayne, David Guetta and Jason Derulo . Even Miley Cyrus' family noted the change in demeanor at this year's award show for the former Disney star when her sister Noah Cyrus introduced her "for the first time in years with trousers ...

Life&Culture Miley Cyrus Brings 'Malibu' to 2017 Billboard Music Awards
Author: 0 Miley Cyrus Brings 'Malibu' to 2017 Billboard Music Awards

ET caught up with Cyrus' little sister, Noah, on the red carpet ahead of the show, where she said she was "emotional" for the Disney star's performance. Miley has been vocal about growing out her roots - I think her hair is a metaphor for her new music! "I'm just so excited to be here and be able to give it back to her".

Life&Culture How to watch the premiere of 'Twin Peaks' season 3
Author: 0 How to watch the premiere of 'Twin Peaks' season 3

Twin Peaks helped pave the way for the inventive, weird and mind-bending pleasures Peak TV is now offering more and more of - shows like American Gods, Sense8 and Mr Robot. And even though this " Twin Peaks " has been billed as a limited series, MacLachlan said "I think the chances are good" when he was asked if more episodes might follow the first 18.

Life&Culture Emma Watson Wins First Ever Gender-Neutral Acting Award
Author: 0 Emma Watson Wins First Ever Gender-Neutral Acting Award

This decision made the 2017 MTV Music and TV Awards the first major award show to forego gender distinctions such as "best actor" or "best actress". The comments from the British actress won praise from many on social media, but drew a rebuke from Piers Morgan, the former CNN talk show host who now hosts "Good Morning Britain" on ITV.

Life&Culture Jay Z and Beyonce worth a combined $1.16 billion
Author: 0 Jay Z and Beyonce worth a combined $1.16 billion

The publication has estimated the the musical pair are now estimated to me worth $1.16 billion (£894 million). Just this month, he announced a new $ 200 million deal with touring company Live Nation , and his ventures with Tidal have also recently been expanded.

Author: 0 Netflix film Okja gets famous 'le boo' at Cannes

Jury president Pedro Almodovar agreed with the change, saying films should always be seen on the big screen and he was "concerned" about the issue. Reading from a pre-prepared statement, he said: "All this doesn't mean I'm not open, or don't celebrate the new technology and the possibilities they offer to us".

Life&Culture High society: Pippa Middleton to marry at almost-royal event
Author: 0 High society: Pippa Middleton to marry at almost-royal event

Middleton arrived at the church accompanied by her father in a vintage convertible. Meanwhile, Pippa looked stunning as she arrived at the church just after her niece and nephew. Deacon said the lace bodice was embroidered with pearl detailing over an organza and tulle underskirt, which was layered. Kate, Duchess of Cambridge, right, stands with her son Prince George as she looks across at Pippa Middleton and James Matthews after their wedding.

Author: 0 White House lawyers research impeachment procedures

However, officials still believe the possibility of remvoal is a long shot. Nonetheless, White House lawyers have consulted impeachment experts and begun researching the precise legal proceeding involved in impeachment, according to CNN's sources.

Life&Culture Storms increase into the weekend
Author: 0 Storms increase into the weekend

Rain activity will linger through the day Sunday and we'll be watching for the potential of flash flooding. Drier air returns next Wednesday through next weekend. Low: 62. High: 83. West wind 10 to 15 miles per hour. Our muggy and very warm pattern rolls on, with showers and thunderstorms jumping into the mix. Wind: N 10-20 miles per hour.