May cited progress in the investigation for the change in threat level, but urged people to remain vigilant. The national threat level for terrorism has now been reduced from 'critical' to 'severe'. Security plans will remain in place this weekend.
When on vacation, many travelers are likely to check out their hotel bar for some evening libations. Hotels are, after all, often known for their food and drink offerings. We took a look at thousands of hotel bars around the world and singled out some of the most historic, noted for inventing popular drinks or attracting celebrity clientele.
Lead U2 singer Bono made a pit stop Friday at former President George W. Bush's ranch in Crawford, Texas, a few hours before his band's sold-out concert in nearby Richardson. "Bono is the real deal," Bush wrote on Instagram, along with a photo of himself with Bono at the Prairie Chapel Ranch. "He has a huge heart and a selfless soul, not to mention a decent voice.
A Virginia State Police special agent has been hospitalized with life-threatening injuries after being shot Friday night while conducting a traffic stop in Richmond, officials said. The suspect, who remains at large, is described by Virginia State Police "as a black male of medium build approximately 5’8 to 5’10 in height. "At 7:25 p.m. Friday (May 26), a Richmond Police Officer and the State Police Special Agent observed a car pull up to the curb and park the wrong way in the 1900 block of Redd Street," reads a statement from the Virginia State Police.
Navi claims he worked as Jackson's decoy for 28 years and now will star in "Michael Jackson: Searching for Neverland."
The "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales" star said he was "very jealous" when wife Penelope Cruz was in the previous movie.
British police made two more arrests early Saturday in connection to Monday's terror attack at a crowded concert hall in Manchester that killed 22 people. Officers executed a search warrant and used a controlled explosion to gain entry to an address where two men -- ages 22 and 20 -- were arrested. A total of 13 people have been arrested in the terror investigation, two of whom have been released without charge, the Greater Manchester Police said.
Ben Stiller and Christine Taylor have split, they told Entertainment Tonight."With tremendous love and respect for each other, and the 18 years we spent together as a couple, we have made the decision to separate," they couple said in a statement."Our priority will continue to be raising our children as devoted parents and the closest of friends. We kindly ask that the media respect our privacy at this time."Stiller, 51, and Taylor, 45, married in 2000. They went on to have two children: Ella, 15, and Quinlin, 11.Their careers were also intertwined. ...
Masked gunmen opened fire on a bus carrying Coptic Christians in Egypt on Friday, killing at least 26 people, according to The Associated Press. Another 25 people were wounded in the attack, which took place south of Cairo, Egypt's ministry of interior told the AP. Coptic Christians make up just 10 percent of Egypt's population of 92 million.
Editor’s note: An earlier version of this story about a man arrested at Phoenix Comicon included an image that was not related to this story. A man in Phoenix was arrested on Thursday after he allegedly attempted to bring guns and knives into the local Comicon, Phoenix Police told ABC News. The man, who was later identified as Mathew Sterling, 29, according to the Associated Press, was arrested on-site.
When Robert Selby became a first-time dad in October 2013 he told ABC News he wasn't prepared when they diagnosed his son Chase with Tetralogy of Fallot, or a congenital heart defect, the same day he was set to go home. Tetralogy of Fallot is a very rare heart defect, affecting 5 out of every 10,000 babies, according to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. It's also the same defect late night host Jimmy Kimmel's son was diagnosed with earlier this month.
A 67-year-old man was hospitalized after thieves dressed as construction workers robbed a jewelry store in New York City, police said. Detectives determined that three men had entered the jewelry store, brandished a handgun and assaulted the 67-year-old male employee before making off with approximately $800,000 worth of jewelry, gold and cash. The employee suffered a laceration to his head and was transported to a local hospital in fair condition, police said.
The FBI has joined the investigation into the case of a South Florida woman who went missing at sea while sailing with her husband. Isabella Hellmann was last seen by her husband, Lewis Bennett, while they were at sea on the night of May 14, according to the U.S. Coast Guard. FBI Special Agent Michael Leverock confirmed to ABC News on Friday that the Bureau is now investigating Hellmann's disappearance, but declined to provide further information.
Andrew Wroble of Colleyville, Texas, took professional photos with his cat Charlie as the purr-fect Mother's Day gift. "I really love my cat and so I wanted pictures of him ... and I also didn’t have a Mother’s Day gift," Wroble, 21, told ABC News. The hilarious pictures with his 1-year-old Russian Blue mix cat turned out so well that his friends and family thought they looked more like engagement pictures than just a funny photo shoot.
The Alamo Drafthouse Cinema in Austin, Texas, is responding to complaints that it will host a women-only screening of "Wonder Woman" next week. Other comments shared similar sentiments about separation.
Zoe Saldana has a message for any mom wanting to plan a play date with her three boys. The "Guardians of the Galaxy" star said having three boys -- 2-year-old twins Cy and Bowie, along with Zen, whom she welcomed in February -- has changed her opinion about the experience. Saldana, 38, who has been married to Italian artist Marco Perego since 2013, also said that being the only woman in a house full of men has also changed how she views them.
Rashad Jennings may have won the Mirrorball Trophy, becoming the newest champion on "Dancing With the Stars," but the NFL running back is still searching for a dance partner in his own life. Jennings, 32, said there's a secret to getting his heart -- getting along with his mother, Deborah. Jennings continued, "My mom is the sweetest.
German publication Der Spiegel reported that Trump “voiced significant displeasure” about Germany’s trade surplus during a meeting with European Union leaders in Brussels, Belgium. On Friday morning in Taormina, Sicily, the site of a meeting with G7 leaders, White House chief economic adviser Gary Cohn said Trump’s comments were about trade.