Authorities in Manchester, England, are investigating a network that may have played a role in the deadly attack at Manchester Arena on Monday night. "This is clearly a network that we are investigating, and extensive activity is taking place across Greater Manchester as we speak," Chief Constable Ian Hopkins of the Greater Manchester Police said today. Twenty-two people have died, including one police officer.
In the wake of Monday's terror attack at a crowded concert hall, Manchester residents are struggling to make sense of the tragedy that killed and wounded dozens. At least 22 people, including children, were killed Monday night when a suicide bomb detonated at Manchester Arena, where American singer Ariana Grande had just finished performing. A total of 119 people received care at hospitals following the explosion, according to the Greater Manchester Health and Social Care.
Remember that part in "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," when John Boyega's character Finn lies and says he's "a big deal in the Resistance"? Well, the actor brags to Entertainment Weekly that in the upcoming film, "The Last Jedi," Finn really IS a big deal in the Resistance now. "The funny thing is, between [episode] VII and VIII, Finn’s now a big deal! He is now a big deal," Boyega told the magazine.
The Senate Intelligence Committee has announced two new subpoenas against former national security adviser Michael Flynn to compel him to turn over documents related to his contact with the Russians, adding that Flynn risks being held in contempt of Congress if he does not comply with the requests. 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. The Fifth Amendment gives an individual the right to avoid self-incrimination.Briefing reporters following a closed-door intelligence meeting on Tuesday, Sens.
The pink balloons that Ariana Grande fans can be seen gripping following Monday night's attack at Manchester Arena have now become a symbol of joy and hope. The bubble-gum pink balloons, which were released from the arena's ceiling as the concert was ending, are honoring the 22 victims who were killed by a suicide bomber. Pink balloons - a symbol of the joy @ArianaGrande stands for, are being spread to mourn those lost in Manchester.
The wait is over and tonight Abigail Breslin and Colt Prattes star in ABC's "Dirty Dancing" 30 years after the original film hit theaters. The duo admit that they feel a lot of that pressure coming from close friends and family. "One of my best friends ... she was like, 'If you don't do a good job, I will kill you,'" Breslin told ABC News.
U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May said Tuesday the threat level in the region has been raised from severe to critical after Monday's attack in Manchester, England. May said the U.K. could not ignore the possibility that more individuals are linked to the Manchester Arena attack.The man suspected of carrying out the explosion, at an Ariana Grande concert, was identified as 22-year-old Salman Abedi, police said today. A 23-year-old man has been arrested in South Manchester in connection with the attack, police said.
The day after a devastating bombing in Manchester killed at least 22 people at an Ariana Grande concert, officials and parents alike are grappling with the news that many of the injured and killed were young adolescents or children. According to the Greater Manchester Health and Social Care, a total of 119 people were taken by ambulance or transported themselves to a hospital following Monday night's attack at Manchester Arena. Officials said 64 are currently being treated and 20 of them remain in critical care across Greater Manchester.
A United Airlines aircraft's engine caught fire Tuesday night at Newark Liberty International Airport prior to departing for San Francisco, prompting the temporary closure of the New Jersey airport. United flight # 1579, a Boeing 757 with 124 passengers and 7 crew members, was scheduled to leave at 9:22 p.m, reported ABC affiliate WABC.
The eight-year-old victim, Saffie Rose Roussos, is one of 22 killed in a bombing at an Ariana Grande concert in England.
Monuments and iconic buildings around the world on Tuesday paid tribute to the victims of Monday's deadly attack in Manchester, England, with many displaying the colors of the U.K. flag and others going dark in solidarity.The explosion on Monday killed 22 people and injured 59 others who were attending an Ariana Grande concert at the Manchester Arena -- one of Europe's largest indoor arenas. The incident is being treated as an act of terrorism.The Empire State Building in New York:In deep sympathy for the lives lost in Manchester, England last night, we will remain dark this evening. ...
Parents are still searching for missing children after a deadly suicide bombing killed 22 people at an Ariana Grande concert in England.
The budget released by the White House today contains proposed changes for the program that provides access to food for Americans who otherwise might not be able to afford it. Lucy Melcher, associate director for advocacy with the anti-hunger group No Kid Hungry, argues that the proposed cuts are “devastating” to a program that research shows lifts people out of poverty. The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, more commonly known as food stamps or SNAP, is the “hunger safety net” for Americans in poverty or out of work.