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by | May 29, 2017 | 08:41

His previous film, Force Majeure , had taken the Jury Prize in the Un Certain Regard sidebar when it played here in 2014. Coppola won best director for The Beguiled , her remake of Don Siegel's 1971 Civil War drama. 'How the world views women from the female characters I saw represented [on screen], it was quite disturbing to me, ' said Chastain. Kruger was honoured for her performance in Fatih Akin's In the Fade .

by | May 29, 2017 | 08:29

I give my heart and soul the man I love. "I'm so excited. It's going to be great", she continued to dish. It was unbelievable, and it was complicated, and there was a lot of stuff that came with it, and I understood what that meant. She has been extremely private about her recent relationship. " The Weeknd denied everything and told Selena that her clingy behavior was making him feel stressed out", the source explained .

by | May 29, 2017 | 08:18

Iraqi security forces have launched a new assault on Islamic State (IS) militants in the city of Mosul . After almost eight months of fighting Iraqi forces appear poised to retake what was once the Islamic State's largest stronghold in Iraq and the birthplace of its caliphate.

by | May 29, 2017 | 08:15

Two men, aged 20 and 22, were arrested. Security was tight as 40,000 runners pounded Manchester's streets in the annual half marathon (21.1 km) a day after Prime Minister Theresa May lowered the terror threat level, which was hiked following Monday's carnage.

by | May 29, 2017 | 08:17

Many won big at the 2017 Cannes Film Festival's closing ceremony, but few did with as much grace as Diane Kruger . The jury deliberations for the 70th Cannes Film Festival winners were "devoid of violence" joked this year's president Pedro Almodovar.

by | May 29, 2017 | 07:54

Trump's much-anticipated speech to the Muslim world came amid a day of meetings with Middle Eastern leaders on the second of a nine-day foreign trip. "If you look at what's happened Al-Qaeda Hezbollah, Hamas and so many others must be counted not only in the number of dead but it must be counted in generations of vanished dreams", Trump said.

by | May 29, 2017 | 07:52

Following the deadly attack at the Manchester Arena at an Ariana Grande's concert earlier this week, the singer has announced a benefit concert in the United Kingdom city to raise money for the victims and their families. The singer also lauded her fans for their support of one another after the attack, and vowed that her community of so-called "Arianators" would remain open and inclusive.

by | May 29, 2017 | 07:41

The pop culture gods smiled down on the world below when Drake and his fellow Canadian super-titan Celine Dion met backstage at the 2017 Billboard Music Awards this past weekend. "I wish I can tell you a different kind of story, but he chose to keep it at the end and being part of a classic is a very big honour". The 2017 Billboard Music Awards ceremony was held in Las Vegas .

by | May 29, 2017 | 07:35

Master tactician Antonio Conte was outsmarted by Arsene Wenger as he became the competition's most successful manager of all time. Arsenal have won the FA Cup three times in the last four seasons and Ramsey has now bagged the victor twice.

by | May 29, 2017 | 06:51

Seven districts have been severely affected, the worst of which is the coastal Kalutara, where 38 people have died and 80 people are missing. Flood waters were receding Saturday with only few showers in the worst affected areas where a military-led relief operation reached all marooned villagers as the monsoon death toll hit 113.

by | May 29, 2017 | 06:28

Joaquin Phoenix also won the Best Actor prize for You Were Never Really Here . "Oh my God! OK", the Swedish filmmaker exclaimed after he bounded onto the stage to collect the prize. Please know that you are not forgotten'. Phoenix was recognized for his role in Lynne Ramsay's thriller " You Were Never Really Here ", playing a tormented war veteran trying to save a teenage girl from a sex trafficking ring.

by | May 29, 2017 | 06:27

For the first time in Scottish soccer history, a team has completed an unbeaten season and secured all three of the country's major trophies. "They travel week in, week out, cheering everybody's name and they get right behind us". "It's an absolutely incredible feeling for the football club, for the staff, for everyone and the players in particular, because they've been unbelievable".

by | May 29, 2017 | 06:19

Security was tight as 40,000 runners pounded Manchester's streets in the annual half marathon (21.1 kilometres) a day after Prime Minister Theresa May lowered the terror threat level, which was hiked following Monday's carnage. "I've always had a pride in this city, ever since I was born", he said. Tillerson said during a trip to London on Friday that the USA "regrets" the leaks, which British officials complained had led to the publication of sensitive information.

by | May 29, 2017 | 06:16

Dwayne Johnson was a delight, as always, charming enough that the entire beach's adoration of his character made flawless sense. "We have an fantastic story already", says Flynn. Adding to the hilarity is a secondary story involving Ronnie ( Jon Bass ), a gawky, pudgy tech geek who is determined to join Mitch's well-sculpted team, having tried out time after time.

by | May 29, 2017 | 06:08

He led the crowd in a cheer, too. The film's satire and exploration of moral dilemmas culminated in one of the festival's most eye-catching scenes. Bang plays the curator of an art museum, who sets up The Square , an installation inviting passers-by to acts of altruism.

by | May 29, 2017 | 06:08

Outside the final show, a small group of protestors on hand, happy show will no longer go on. Gene Goldstein, center right, and his family stop for a photo outside the Nassau Veteran's Memorial Coliseum in Uniondale, N.Y., which is hosting the final performances of the Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus, Saturday, May 20, 2017.

by | May 29, 2017 | 05:51

Marathon runners smile on their way to start line for the Great Manchester Run in Manchester, England Sunday, May 28, 2017. The opposition Labour Party, emboldened by a rise in opinion polls, argued that Britain's foreign policy had increased the risk of attacks and criticised Conservative Prime Minister Theresa May for cutting spending on policing.May said Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn was saying Britain was to blame for the bombing."I want to make one thing very clear to Jeremy Corbyn and to ...

by | May 29, 2017 | 05:36

British police said they had arrested a 25-year-old man Sunday and were conducting a search of a house in connection with the suicide bombing that killed 22 people at a Manchester pop concert. In the wake of the attack, Grande had faced criticism from some commentators in Britain, notably Piers Morgan, who said she should have stayed and visited hospitalized survivors rather than return home.

by | May 29, 2017 | 05:16

There were additional bag checks going into Wembley, with long lines forming for the main entrance used by fans. A venue has not yet been revealed but it will not be held at Manchester Arena, where the terrorist attack took place, just after Ariana had finished performing to 21,000 fans.

by | May 29, 2017 | 05:04

Six days after Salman Abedi killed 22 people attending an Ariana Grande concert at Manchester Arena, authorities have searched several apartments in an investigation that extends to Libya , where his relatives live. That comes after Britain's national security threat level was raised to "critical", the highest level, following Monday's attack in Manchester . Photos showed an army bomb-disposal unit at the property.

by | May 29, 2017 | 04:55

A 3-1 victory over Alaves last night, courtesy of goals from Lionel Messi , Neymar and Paco Alcocer meant the Catalan giants won the competition for the 29th time . Pellegrino has been linked with a move away from Alaves this summer and the former Liverpool coach said all would be revealed shortly. "We are disappointed with the result, we had high hopes, but we are happy for what we did the entire season".

by | May 29, 2017 | 04:55

Deadline reported the film in question was the fifth " Pirates " movie. Paramount's R-rated action-comedy was expected to make between $32 million and $40 million during the five-day period, but it's heading for a finish of slightly less than $30 million.

by | May 29, 2017 | 04:53

Jury member Will Smith made the best of the situation, pretending to be Kidman. Making her directorial debut in 1999 with The Virgin Suicides starring Kirsten Dunst, Coppola's breakthrough as a filmmaker came with the 2004 Bill Murray/Scarlett Johansson drama Lost in Translation , which earned her Oscar nominations for Best Director and Best Picture (as one of the film's producers), as well as an Oscar win for Best Original Screenplay.

by | May 29, 2017 | 04:50

The changing of the guard ceremony at Buckingham Palace was cancelled yesterday so police officers can be re-deployed, Britain's defence ministry said. "This damage is even greater when it involves unauthorized disclosure of potential evidence in the middle of a major counterterrorism investigation".

by | May 29, 2017 | 04:40

From the world of sport, tennis star Serena Williams and record-breaking ski champion Lindsey Vonn mingled with drivers shortly before the race. Fernando Alonso , of Spain, waits nears his vehicle for the start of the Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Sunday, May 28 , 2017 in Indianapolis .

by | May 29, 2017 | 04:34

A muscled, grunting man pretending to be a gorilla upsets a black-tie dinner for the museum, sniffing attendees and dragging a woman by the hair. The president of the awards judging panel, director Pedro Almodovar , known for his strong female protagonists, told how he puts films through a "test" by analysing how much of the female characters' storylines centre around their male counterparts.

by | May 29, 2017 | 04:22

He was known to his friends as Zbig, to his... I just knew [him] as the most inspiring, loving and devoted father any girl could ever have. In an opinion piece written with Paul Wasserman for the New York Times in February, Brzezinski criticized the Trump administration for lacking coherence in its foreign policy.

by | May 29, 2017 | 04:17

Drug addiction, tragic deaths and divorce dented his personal life. Their southern rock sound - popular particularly in the 1970s - is also credited with inspiring later groups such as Lynyrd Skynyrd. He wrote several of them - It's Not My Cross to Bear , Midnight Rider, Ain't Wastin' Time No More and Melissa - while others were renditions of old blues songs, including One Way Out and Statesboro Blues.

by | May 29, 2017 | 04:05

Pope Francis denounced a bloody attack on Coptic Christians in Egypt on Friday as "barbaric" and urged the country to join in reconciliation, the Vatican said. Earlier on Friday, at least 28 Coptic Christians were killed and dozens more wounded by armed men who attacked them while they were travelling to a monastery in Egypt's Minya Province.

by | May 28, 2017 | 06:59

Allman founded the Allman Brothers band with his older brother, guitarist Duane Allman . Starr expanded upon the influence that Allman and his band's music had on Blackberry Smoke as well as all of Southern rock , the genre that the Allmans, more than any other act, helped create.

by | May 28, 2017 | 06:58

Greg Allman died peacefully at his home in Savannah, Georgia, according to a statement on his website . They had one child together, Elijah Blue , before Cher filed for legal separation in 1977. He could see something Gregg couldn't see. Reaction to the death of Southern rock music legend Gregg Allman at age 69: "IVE TRIED.WORDS ARE IMPOSSIBLE GUI GUI FOREVER, CHOOCH" - Allman's ex-wife Cher , via Twitter .

by | May 28, 2017 | 06:57

United Kingdom police investigating the suicide bombing in Manchester , England, have stopped sharing information about what they have found with their USA counterparts, according to a BBC report. "These leaks have been going on for a long time and my administration will get to the bottom of this", Mr Trump at a summit of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation leaders in Brussels.

by | May 28, 2017 | 06:54

Kushner spoke with Ambassador Sergey Kislyak about creating that line of communication to facilitate sensitive discussions aimed at exploring the incoming administration's options with Russian Federation as it was developing its Syria policy, according to a person familiar with the discussions who spoke with The Associated Press.

by | May 28, 2017 | 06:50

The investigation into the Manchester Arena atrocity has continued apace as security agencies swooped on the suicide bomber's suspected "network". British Prime Minister Theresa May will raise the issue with U.S. More than 110 people were injured in the attack claimed by the Islamic State . Greater Manchester Mayor Andy Burnham raised the issue with the USA ambassador, reports said.

by | May 28, 2017 | 06:48

The singer said she will return "to the courageous city of Manchester " to spend time with her fans and to help raise money for the families and friends of the victims. Wrote the star, "They will be on my mind and in my heart every day and I will think of them with everything I do for the rest of my life". We won't let this divide us.