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More Arrested In Manchester; Attacker's Libya Ties Probed

Experts have drawn comparisons between the Manchester bombing and the 2015 Bataclan attack in France owing perhaps to the fact that both occurred in and around concert halls. But as more information emerged about the attacker another possibility was raised: that he was trained in bomb-making at a terrorist camp in Libya.


Brazil's top prosecutor accuses president of obstruction of justice

Brazil's top prosecutor accuses president of obstruction of justice

The revelations are allegedly that President Michel Temer, as well as his two predecessors, Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva and Rousseff, were involved in massive bribery and corruption schemes in which JBS was given contracts and low-priced credits, as well as resolving tax and other issues with the authorities, Reuters reports .



Trump talks peace while selling weapons

Washington-based Israel lobby AIPAC wrote, "We appreciate that the president went to the Jewish state as part of his first foreign trip in office - and he is the first sitting president to go to the Western Wall, near Judaism's holiest site ".


Donald, Melania, & Ivanka Trump Meet Pope Francis, Meeting Described as 'Stiff'

Donald, Melania, & Ivanka Trump Meet Pope Francis, Meeting Described as 'Stiff'

Pope Francis smiled faintly as he greeted Mr Trump outside the study and was not as outgoing as he sometimes is with visiting heads of state. Francis gave Trump a medal featuring an olive branch. Pope Francis had a present for Trump as well, copies of his own writings, including - ironically - a piece on caring for the environment. According to the BBC , Ivanka and Melania donned black dresses and veils for the meeting with Pope Francis .



Ariana Grande Officially Suspends Dangerous Woman Tour Dates

The Times, citing CCTV footage recovered by police, said the attacker had placed a suitcase in the foyer of the concert hall shortly before the explosion . Neighbors recalled him as tall, thin and quiet, and said he often wore traditional Islamic dress. "Salman showed me the face of hate after my speech on ISIS", he said.


Ex-CIA chief reveals worries over Russian-ties to Trump campaign

Ex-CIA chief reveals worries over Russian-ties to Trump campaign

Former CIA chief Brennan's testimony to the House intelligence committee was the clearest public indication yet of the significance the Russian Federation contacts play in counterintelligence investigations that continue to hang over the White House.