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Ariana Grande reportedly offers to pay for funerals of Manchester bomb victims

Ariana Grande reportedly offers to pay for funerals of Manchester bomb victims

This update comes after the Grande camp canceled Ari's scheduled shows at London's O2 Arena . And a review of the location of those killed shows most of the fatalities occurred in a almost complete circle around the bomber, Salman Abedi , whose upper torso was thrown outside the lethal ring towards the Manchester Arena entrance.



Trump 'very forceful' with Abbas, Netanyahu on restarting peace talks

Trump later visited the Western Wall and Yad Vashem, the Israeli Holocaust memorial in Jerusalem , and spoke at the Israel Museum, where he focused on terrorism. The Palestinian leadership has pledged to work with Trump, hoping his unorthodox approach can lead to progress previously lacking. That made for two such episodes in two days.



Angela Merkel's party wins vote in heartland of rivals in Germany

That election last September was viewed by many as a referendum on Merkel's immigration policy and a demonstration of the gaining steam of anti-immigrant parties in Europe. Nationally, too, the focus on stability and security over change and social justice seem to be paying off: the CDU is 10 percentage points ahead of the SPD in polls.



New subpoenas issued to Flynn's companies

The Justice Department has said Sessions had more than 25 conversations with foreign ambassadors past year. The Senate Intelligence Committee has been grappling with such options this week, after Flynn's lawyers informed that panel that he would not comply with a subpoena for documents relating to his contacts with Russian officials between June 16, 2015 and January 20, arguing that Flynn had a Fifth Amendment right against self-incrimination.


Singer Ariana Grande suspends concert tour following Manchester attack

Singer Ariana Grande suspends concert tour following Manchester attack

It comes at a time when European security officials have expressed concern about sharing intelligence with the USA after President Donald Trump discussed highly classified intelligence about the Islamic State group with senior Russian officials visiting the White House .