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Swedish art gallery satire wins Palme d'Or at Cannes

Swedish art gallery satire wins Palme d'Or at Cannes

Coppola's film The Beguiled is set to be released in theaters on June 23 and it's a female-driven movie about how a women's boarding school is affected by the arrival of an injured Civil War soldier...

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Arsenal 2-1 Chelsea: Ramsey header hands Gunners FA Cup glory

Arsenal 2-1 Chelsea: Ramsey header hands Gunners FA Cup glory

He added: "I said it many times, when we hear the word " Arsenal ", the first name we think is Arsene Wenger ". "I know what I would like to happen, but I don't know exactly what will happen", he sai...

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Swedish art gallery satire

Swedish art gallery satire "The Square" wins Palme d'Or at Cannes

Diane Kruger clinched best actress for her first film role in her native German as a devastated mother who has lost her husband and son in a neo-Nazi terror attack, in Fatih Akin's " In the Fade "....

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Celtic leave it late as Rogic's dramatic strike clinches treble

Celtic leave it late as Rogic's dramatic strike clinches treble

To do that will require transfers this summer as well as good tactics from Rodgers next season. "It would be something special and something I would cherish, but we have to win the game first". "It's ...

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'The Square' Wins Palme d'Or at the Cannes Film Festival

Most odds makers didn't have " The Square " as a favorite to win the prestigious Palme d'Or , the top prize awarded at Cannes. The festival is regarded as one of cinema's most prestigious festival. T...

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Ringling Brothers Circus Comes to an End

On Saturday afternoon, under cloudy skies, fans streamed into the Nassau Coliseum in suburban NY to pay their last respects to the iconic show. The final show on Sunday evening was a sell-out and a ...

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Who'll win? Cannes gears up for Palme d'Or prize night

Joaquin Phoenix was named best actor for " You Were Never Really Here " and Diane Kruger was awarded best actress for her role in the German language movie, 'In the Fade '. Meanwhile, Park Chan Wook ...

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Sato holds off Helio to give Andretti another Indy 500 win

At one time in the race the top three drivers (Alonso, Rossi and the eventual victor Takuma Sato all came to Indy with Formula One experience). With things winding down, F1 driver Fernando ...

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Music Legend Gregg Allman Dies

Allman also enjoyed an enduring, if intermittent, career as a solo artist, both while a member of the Allman Brothers Band and during periods when he was away from the group. The singer is in mour...

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Latest Pirates of the Caribbean film provides yet more treasure

And what's more fun to watch than an actor who is genuinely enjoying his role? Mayhem laced with humour saturates the fifth instalment in 3D of Pirates of the Caribbean and a good thing it is too ...

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John Boyega reveals how Finn's doing in 'The Last Jedi'

Forty years ago today, Star Wars premiered in theaters across America. We've already met Kelly Marie Tran's Rose Tico, the maintenance worker for the Resistance who joins John Boyega's Finn on a...

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Cannes Palme d'Or goes to Ruben Ostlund's "The Square"

Kidman, who appeared in four different projects at the French Riviera festival, accepted a special anniversary award with a video message. Joaquin Phoenix was named best actor for " You Were Nev...

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Alabama death row inmate files flurry of last minute appeals

Supreme Court opened the way for the execution to proceed shortly before 11 p.m. last night. Washington -Tommy Arthur was executed late on Thursday after his eighth, and final, rendezvous with the ...

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Anti-Muslim Inspired Stabbing Is Wake Up Call For Portland

Attorney for Oregon Billy Williams said "there's a day of reckoning coming, a day of accountability". A man who was stabbed to death trying to protect two women from anti-Muslim abuse has been h...

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United Kingdom police arrests two more suspects linked to Manchester Arena attack

Fresh arrests have been made in the Manchester bombing probe after police carried out a controlled explosion during a raid on an address in the Cheetham Hill area of the city. British officials have...

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Around 23000 terror suspects at large in the UK

Around 23000 terror suspects at large in the UK

Abedi transferred his brother Hashim, above, £2,500 before the attack. British officials say that have receive assurances from USA authorities that confidential material will be protected. Security ...

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Tears on last night for Ringling Bros. 'Greatest Show on Earth'

As for the circus animals, a spokesperson said they will have new homes- almost 80 of them have been placed in different homes around the country. The decision came from its parent company, Feld Ent...

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Pop star Ariana Grande plans Manchester show to benefit bombing victims

Pop star Ariana Grande plans Manchester show to benefit bombing victims

While police and politicians have praised communities in Manchester for their reaction to the bombing, Hopkins said there had been a rise in reported hate crimes, from an average of 28 to 56 incidents...

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Gregg Allman On World Cafe

Gregg Allman On World Cafe

On October 29, 1971, Duane "Skydog" Allman, only 24, died from injuries sustained in a motorcycle crash in Macon, Georgia. In March 2017, he canceled performances for the rest of the year. The Allman ...

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13 years after quitting, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg gets honorary Harvard degree

13 years after quitting, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg gets honorary Harvard degree

Thankfully the social network is here to help. Facebook's effect has been profound. Perhaps getting to know a wider swath of those users in person so he can serve them through Facebook's produ...

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Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales

Here an entire building is pulled through a city by horses as the start to Captain Jack Sparrow's latest adventure. New guy Javier Bardem , who plays Salazar, said: "There are new characters, whi...

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Amber Rudd warns Manchester terror group 'could still be at large'

Amber Rudd warns Manchester terror group 'could still be at large'

Ms Rudd also said that the so-called Islamic State group, was trying to "weaponise" young Britons and defended the work of the security services following claims warnings about Abedi were not followed...

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Images of Manchester bomber released

Police arrested two more people and were on Thursday searching a new site in Manchester suspected of links to the bombing that killed 22 people at a pop concert, as British authorities complain...

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More arrests in Manchester bombing as UK lowers threat level

More arrests in Manchester bombing as UK lowers threat level

Greater Manchester Police chief Ian Hopkins and Neil Basu, the national coordinator of counterterrorism policing , urged people to contact police if they had information about Abedi's movements be...

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Manchester attack probe widens; US leaks spark anger

May said the developments meant the Joint Terrorism Analysis Centre (JTAC), the independent body which sets the threat level, had decided it should be lowered from its highest rating " critical ", m...

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Manchester police arrest man, 25, in bomb probe

Thousands took to the streets for the Great Manchester Run as the latest large-scale event took place in the city in the wake of the terror attack. The men, 20 and 22, are being held on suspicion of...

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Iranian film "A Man of Integrity" wins 'Certain Regard' competition at Cannes

Taylor Sheridan , a talented screenwriter of films such as Hell or High Water , won Best Director for his second feature, Wind River , starring Elizabeth Olsen ( The Avengers, Captain America: Civ...

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Box Office collections: 'Pirates of the Caribbean' turns No. 1, 'Baywatch' flops

Just for context: Prometheus finished its domestic theatrical run in 2012 with $126.5 million in ticket sales, plus an additional $276.9 million from foreign audiences - and it never even opened in ...

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Britain Reduces Terrorism-Threat Level After Arrests

British Prime Minister Theresa May spoke with U.S. President Donald Trump about the disclosures on Thursday. British officials say that have receive assurances from US authorities that confidential ...

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CCTV images of Manchester bomber on night of attack released

British police say they have arrested a 14th suspect in connection with the Manchester attack. In a statement issued through Greater Manchester Police , they said her life was "taken away after 1...

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Manchester attack: Police Fear Salman Abedi Could have Made a Second Bomb

Manchester attack: Police Fear Salman Abedi Could have Made a Second Bomb

One of the searches was at an apartment in a Manchester high-rise that British media say was rented by Abedi in the months before the attack. "The block on intelligence-sharing has been imposed ...

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Everyone wrote me off - Critics inspired Mertesacker before Arsenal triumph

Francis Coquelin dedicated Arsenal's FA Cup triumph over Chelsea to long-serving manager Arsene Wenger and then declared "we hope he will stay". "In certain games, they have shown what they ar...

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Jury acquits Tulsa police officer in fatal shooting of unarmed black man

In closing arguments, defense attorney Shannon McMurray called on jurors to acquit Shelby, saying police have to make split-second decisions in tense situations. Despite Shelby's explanation, the ...

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Portugal wins Eurovision for the first time

Portugal wins Eurovision for the first time

Eurovision has a major following, and it has helped to boost the careers of many performers - including Sweden's ABBA which won in 1974 with the song "Waterloo". Eurovision , in its 62nd year, is aim...

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Pirates of the Caribbean 5 post-credits scene explained

We should honor the tradition of showing a Jack Sparrow family member. With that in mind, odds are working on a Pirates movie is one heck of an experience so I opted to play a round of High/Low wi...

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