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Barcelona target Verratti training with PSG Barcelona target Verratti training with PSG
- July 08, 2017

However, Bartomeu has also admitted that PSG chief Nasser Al Khelaifi is refusing to do business over the 24-year-old. "But when you call PSG, their president tells us that he is not for sale and there is no release clause". "If Verratti had a release clause we would be able to go for him". "Messi has not asked for anything". "For that reason, if the club do not want to sell, as is the case here, [what can you do]: 'We do not want to sell, we do not want to sit down with you, we will ... (more...)
Amnesty Crticises EU's Policy on Mediterranean and Migrants Amnesty Crticises EU's Policy on Mediterranean and Migrants
- July 08, 2017

The Amnesty International report , called A flawless storm: The failure of European policies in the Central Mediterranean , links the soaring death toll in the Mediterranean, which has seen 2,000 deaths since January, to failing E.U. Amnesty said that EU-funded training for the Libyan coastguard now takes place without an adequate accountability framework or a system to monitor conduct and performance. (more...)
Samuel L. Jackson's Nick Fury will return to Captain Marvel Samuel L. Jackson's Nick Fury will return to Captain Marvel
- July 08, 2017

Omega Underground were the first to suggest Fury would return for another Marvel outing, with Deadline later confirming the news. Oscar-winner Brie Larson will play the role of Carol Danvers/Captain Marvel. Jackson has been absent from following films despite being the main recruiter of the Avengers , but said he doesn't know if he is set to return to the Marvel Cinematic Universe in Avengers: Infinity War and Avengers 4 . (more...)
Escaped South Carolina inmate captured Escaped South Carolina inmate captured
- July 08, 2017

Inmate Jimmy Causey was caught Friday in Texas after escaping from prison a second time. Eventually, he returned to the system's general population. He said the state is wasting money on putting up netting and other tools to stop cell phones and contraband, money that could be used to hire more guards. (more...)
Search for any trapped people underway after building collapse in Italy Search for any trapped people underway after building collapse in Italy
- July 08, 2017

Alongside them, rescuers and volunteers started digging out the debris by hand and carting it away in buckets as sniffer dogs searched the ruins for victims. The building also overlooks a railway line, where train traffic was interrupted after rubble from the collapse fell on the tracks. A goods train was said to have passed by the building shortly before the collapse. (more...)
Suspect Killed After Hostage Situation at Georgia Bank Suspect Killed After Hostage Situation at Georgia Bank
- July 08, 2017

The hostages left the bank uninjured by 1 p.m., said Cobb Count Sgt. Dana Pierce . He also said he had no money to buy food or water. Police received a report of the situation at around 9:30 ET Friday morning, and killed him before 2:00 pm. (more...)
Three Egyptians accidently killed by army airstrike, say families Three Egyptians accidently killed by army airstrike, say families
- July 08, 2017

No group claimed responsibility for the attacks. Egypt faces waves of anti-security attacks led by IS branch in North Sinai, since the army-led ouster of Islamist president Mohamed Morsi in 2013 in response to mass protests against his rule. (more...)
Crews battling 4-alarm construction site fire near Oakland Crews battling 4-alarm construction site fire near Oakland
- July 08, 2017

So far there are no injuries reported . Investigators with the Alameda County Arson Task Force and the federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives are now looking into the cause of the fire but declined to speculate on what sparked the flames. (more...)
Asian Athletics Championships: India dominate by grabbing four gold, consolidate top position Asian Athletics Championships: India dominate by grabbing four gold, consolidate top position
- July 08, 2017

Manpreet Kaur celebrated her 27th birthday in style as she opened India's gold medal account at the event, with a throw of 18.28-meter throw, the second-best of her career, so far. "I am happy due to winning the gold medal in the Asian Championships and I hope to win the gold medal in the world championships", Haddadi said. James could only manage a best leap of 6.42m. (more...)
Malala Joins Twitter, Gains Over 100K Followers In 30 Minutes Malala Joins Twitter, Gains Over 100K Followers In 30 Minutes
- July 08, 2017

Nobel Peace Prize victor Malala Yousafzai took to the ubiquitious social media platform on Friday morning with her first six posts timed to the day of her high school graduation. "I'm excited about my future". "Each Girl's story is unique - and girls' voices are our most powerful weapons in the fight for education and equality", she tweeted. (more...)
US Pokes China With a Double Flyover US Pokes China With a Double Flyover
- July 08, 2017

The US has criticised China's build-up of military facilities on South China Sea reefs and islands it has constructed, concerned they could be used to extend its strategic reach. Two American bombers flew over the hotly-contested South China Sea Thursday evening, a move which undermined China's claim to the territory just as President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping were set to meet at the G-20 summit in Hamburg. (more...)
Missing Plane Found Crashed In Everglades Missing Plane Found Crashed In Everglades
- July 08, 2017

The FAA said the pilot was the only person on board the plane and an alligator was wading next to a body near the crash, WPLG reported . The news crew inside of WPLG's helicopter spotted the alligator eating the crash victim's body near the wreckage. (more...)
122 countries adopt global treaty banning nuclear weapons 122 countries adopt global treaty banning nuclear weapons
- July 08, 2017

She said it was the first multilateral nuclear disarmament treaty to be concluded in more than 20 years. Nuclear weapons have defied attempts to contain their spread since the United States dropped two atomic bombs on Japan in 1945, ending World War II . (more...)
Watch Trump and Putin Meet at G20 Summit in Germany Watch Trump and Putin Meet at G20 Summit in Germany
- July 08, 2017

John Podesta rebuked President Trump on Friday for bringing up his infamous stolen documents during the G-20 Summit. TODAY, US PRESIDENT Donald Trump is meeting other world leaders, including Russia's Vladimir Putin , at the G20 summit in Hamburg. (more...)
Trump 'Absolutely' Still Wants Mexico to Pay for Border Wall Trump 'Absolutely' Still Wants Mexico to Pay for Border Wall
- July 08, 2017

According to reports late last month, Customs and Border Protection was still reviewing companies' bids to build the 1,900-mile structure. "When will [Nieto] dare to say to his face and in public that Mexico will not pay?" In their Hamburg encounter Friday, before the comment about the wall, both presidents delivered statements with Trump hailing the "successful day" at the G20 so far. (more...)
The latest travel ban development is bad news for grandmothers and refugees The latest travel ban development is bad news for grandmothers and refugees
- July 08, 2017

In his order, U.S. District Judge Derrick Watson said those challenging the ban need to go to the Supreme Court to get clarification on whether the government is appropriately implementing it. The ruling keeps the partial travel ban in place and will likely trigger more filings as Hawaii seeks to limit the Trump administration's executive order. (more...)
LTE: Senate health proposal only better for the rich LTE: Senate health proposal only better for the rich
- July 08, 2017

Senator Cruz thinks health insurance companies should be allowed to offer a variety of options to consumers. "There is a lot of people out there who can not get their lives together.as far as getting off drugs and alcohol". "My "horror" story is that I'm able to get the care I need for a disability without worrying about pre-existing conditions restrictions, lifetime limits, and irrational denials of coverage or non-renewals because I use my benefits", wrote Tim Vermande. (more...)
MS Dhoni Turns 36, Twitter Flooded With Birthday Wishes; Fans Trend #HappybirthdayDhoni! MS Dhoni Turns 36, Twitter Flooded With Birthday Wishes; Fans Trend #HappybirthdayDhoni!
- July 08, 2017

With billions of fans wishing Maahi on the social media platforms, the #HappybirthdayDhoni is now trending on Twitter, as people went storming the social media networks with pleasant wishes. "Many happy returns of the day to Mr. Helicopter @msdhoni have a great day buddy, the cake awaits you#happybirthday #cakesmash", tweeted Yuvraj. He is the only captain to have all three ICC trophies and is the best captain India has got till date. (more...)
Target of Man with Knives, Kevlar Target of Man with Knives, Kevlar
- July 08, 2017

The man also said he owned Trump Tower . Sixto Benitez Adames was wearing a bulletproof vest and was carrying two small knives when he entered the building. She is traveling with the president on his trip to Germany. In May, Congress appropriated $120 million in spending to pay for Trump's security services, including $23 million allocated to protecting Trump Tower . (more...)
FM Çavuşoğlu: Cyprus failure reveals impossibility of solution within United Nations parameters FM Çavuşoğlu: Cyprus failure reveals impossibility of solution within United Nations parameters
- July 08, 2017

Turkish Cypriot President Mustafa Akıncı said the talks ultimately ended negatively despite serious efforts. In response to a question, the United Nations chief said it was still possible that "other initiatives" could yield results for the long-standing confrontation between the two ethnic communities of Greek Cypriots and Turkish Cypriots. (more...)