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Ariana Grande Performs in Manchester Benefit Concert

The US pop singer, 23, said she was inspired to change her set list for the One Love Manchester benefit concert after the mother of one of the teenage victims said her daughter would have wanted to hear the hits. Thornton and Tia Larson, 16, and were at the Manchester Arena when the suicide bomber struck. Both incidents were declared to be terror attacks . Ariana was noticeably choking back tears as she thanked the crowd for joining her at Emirates Old Trafford tonight, proclaiming ...

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Portland rally, counter protests draw thousands

June 4, 2017. Police say 14 people have been arrested and a number of weapons seized following a day of demonstrations and counter protests in downtown Portland . "We're going to have the groups come downtown and do our best to keep them separated", Marshmann said. The group was met by hundreds of counter-protesters organized by immigrant-rights, religious and labor groups.

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Milwaukee Brewers vs. Los Angeles Dodgers

He left the game in position for the loss before the Dodgers tied things up in the ninth. After hovering around the 10 percent mark in the early seasons of his career, his walk rate has dipped below five percent in each of the last two seasons-and this kind of start to the year, apparently, is the next step there.

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Former Mayor Bloomberg pledges millions to support Paris accord

The decision has no direct impact on major US regulations on power plants and vehicle rules now aimed at reducing carbon emissions, although those are now under review by Trump as well. The governors of Connecticut , Massachusetts, and Rhode Island also announced Friday that their states would be joining the alliance. As of May, the US has kicked in a third of its $3 billion pledge to the fund, according to the Washington Post .

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Alabama girl makes National Spelling Bee finals

The National Spelling Bee started in 1925 with nine contestants. Tammy Brown, Gabrielle's mother, said she was proud of her daughter's performance. Those who missed a word were eliminated, while those who survived waited to see if their test score was high enough to secure a spot among the 40 finalists .

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Scattered showers throughout the weekend will bring heavy rainfall across Oklahoma

Rain chances are on the rise again Sunday morning and continue into Monday with rain heavy at times which could increase the chance for localized flooding. Monday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61. Another cold front will then drop in by Friday with another round of showers and storms. Forecasted guidance has the rain initially over inland areas, then refocus over the coastal counties later in the day and early evening.