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Trump Condemns 'Evil Losers' Who Carried Out Concert Attack

Trump Condemns 'Evil Losers' Who Carried Out Concert Attack

NEWS | By Jonathan Lemire and Julie Pace | May 23
President Donald Trump condemned the "evil losers" responsible for the deadly attack on concert-goers in England Tuesday and called on leaders in the Middle East in particular to help root out violence.

Courts Could Put Texas GOP's Harsh Agenda to the Test

Courts Could Put Texas GOP's Harsh Agenda to the Test

NEWS | By Paul J Weber | May 23
Abortion rights groups, civil rights lawyers and LGBT organizations have renewed pledges to take the state of Texas to court this summer

2 Men in Indonesia Caned Dozens of Times for Gay Sex

2 Men in Indonesia Caned Dozens of Times for Gay Sex

NEWS | May 23
Two men in Indonesia's Aceh province were publicly caned dozens of times Tuesday for consensual gay sex, a punishment that intensifies an anti-gay backlash and which rights advocates denounced as "medieval torture."

Trump's Proposed $4.1 Trillion Budget Cuts Programs for the Poor

Trump's Proposed $4.1 Trillion Budget Cuts Programs for the Poor

NEWS | By Andrew Taylor and Martin Crutsinger | May 23
President Donald Trump is sending Congress a $4.1 trillion spending plan that relies on faster economic growth and steep cuts in a range of support programs for low-income individuals to balance the government's books over the next decade.

Apparent Suicide Bomber at Ariana Grande Concert Kills 22

Apparent Suicide Bomber at Ariana Grande Concert Kills 22

NEWS | By Jill Lawless and Gregory Katz | May 23
An apparent suicide bomber attacked an Ariana Grande concert as it ended Monday night, killing 22 people among a panicked crowd of young concertgoers, some still wearing the star's trademark kitten ears and holding pink balloons as they fled.

Reaction to Manchester Explosion at Ariana Grande Concert

Reaction to Manchester Explosion at Ariana Grande Concert

NEWS | May 22
Reaction to the fatal explosion at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England:

Several Killed in Explosion at Ariana Grande Concert in England

Several Killed in Explosion at Ariana Grande Concert in England

NEWS | May 22
An explosion struck an Ariana Grande concert in northern England late Monday, killing at least 19 people and injuring dozens in what police say they are treating as a terrorist attack.

Trump Says He Didn't Mention Israel in Meeting with Russians

Trump Says He Didn't Mention Israel in Meeting with Russians

NEWS | By Jonathan Lemire and Julie Pace | May 22
President Donald Trump defended himself against allegations he divulged classified information in a recent meeting with Russian diplomats, saying alongside Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu that he never identified Israel in his Oval Office convo.

With Catcalls and Applause, Cannes Debates Rise of Netflix

With Catcalls and Applause, Cannes Debates Rise of Netflix

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jake Coyle | May 22
This year's Cannes Film Festival has been a sprawling, international referendum on Netflix, with votes registered in catcalls and applause, and some of the biggest names in cinema staking out their positions.

Mark Zuckerberg Says He's Not Running for Public Office

Mark Zuckerberg Says He's Not Running for Public Office

NEWS | May 22
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says his quest this year to visit every state he hadn't before is about building relationships, not politics.


News

Billy Bush Opens Up About Trump Tape and Aftermath

Billy Bush Opens Up About Trump Tape and Aftermath

POLITICS | May 22
Former "Today" host Billy Bush is breaking his silence on the infamous "Access Hollywood" video. While Trump apologized for the language he used in the 2005 tape and went on to win the presidency, Bush lost his job.


Entertainment

 Review :: Heat

Review :: Heat

MOVIES | By Greg Vellante | May 22
The action film that every other action film wants to imitate, Michael Mann's "Heat" enters into a new Blu-ray incarnation with the "Director's Definitive Edition."


Business

China Says No Mining in Its Immediate Plans for Antarctica

China Says No Mining in Its Immediate Plans for Antarctica

CORPORATE | By Matthew Brown | May 22
China plans to expand its scientific research in Antarctica in coming years amid worries over the area's susceptibility to climate change, but has no immediate plans to mine or develop natural resources that could be exposed as the ice cap shrinks.


Technology

Inarritu Debuts Groundbreaking VR Exhibit at Cannes

Inarritu Debuts Groundbreaking VR Exhibit at Cannes

PERSONAL TECH | By Jake Coyle | May 22
Much of the power of "Carne y Arena" comes from not just from the virtual reality placement of the viewer amid the immigrants, but of their individual experiences.


Finance

Tips for Paying Off Student Loan Debt

Tips for Paying Off Student Loan Debt

RETIREMENT | May 20
College graduates in the U.S. owe more than $1.4 trillion in student loans. Yahoo Finance reporter Melody Hahm joined CBSN to talk about ways to avoid defaulting on those loans, and why graduates should also open a retirement savings account.


Cars

Mercendez-Benz GLZ43 AMG

Mercendez-Benz GLZ43 AMG

AUTO NEWS | By Gay Wheels | May 22
AMG has a long history of being Mercedes' in-house gym, delivering cars as diverse as the GT-S supercar that blips 0-60 mph in 3.7 seconds and G65, a 621 horsepower brick-square mountain goat with a biturbo V12.


Style

Watch: Cannes Fashion Recap

Watch: Cannes Fashion Recap

FASHION | May 22
Julianne Moore, Michelle Williams, Cara Delevingne and Winnie Harlow were among latest fashion hits at the 70th Cannes Film Festival.


Health/Fitness

Congressional Budget Deal Has Good News; GOP Health Care Bill Does Not

Congressional Budget Deal Has Good News; GOP Health Care Bill Does Not

POLITICS | By Eric Brus | May 22
Eric Brus takes a look at what's in store, including a $1.1 trillion omnibus spending bill, $2 billion for the NIH, and no cuts for Planned Parenthood. Things still look dire under the AHCA.


Travel

Exhibit Explores Heyday of Luxury Ocean Liners

Exhibit Explores Heyday of Luxury Ocean Liners

By Tracee M. Herbaugh | May 22
Fans can now relive this bygone era through some telltale relics on display at a new exhibit opening Saturday at the Peabody Essex Museum.


Nightlife

Bear World TV Launches in NYC at Star-Studded VIP Event

Bear World TV Launches in NYC at Star-Studded VIP Event

TELEVISION | May 22
On Wednesday May, 17th Bear World TV, the new channel from Bear World Media, was launched in New York City's glitzy Theater District at an exclusive event at the Ritz Bar & Lounge. All Photo's Jason Russo HeyMrJason Photography