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Sunderland land Everton winger McGeady and Bury striker Vaughan

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McGeady was at the top of Grayson's wanted list from the moment he was confirmed as David Moyes' successor, but negotiations with Everton dragged on for more than a fortnight. He said: " Simon Grayson took me to Huddersfield a few years back and I really enjoyed my time playing with him - as soon as I found out the interest here I couldn't wait to get the ball rolling". Read More »

Samsung geeft mogelijk eerste Galaxy Note 8-beeld vrij

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De foto die Samsung online heeft gezet, lijkt op het eerste gezicht een Galaxy S8 te bevatten, alsook een Exynos9-chip. Onlangs is Samsung begonnen met de verkoop van een herziene versie van het toestel, met een kleinere en veilige accu. Bij een tweet over de nieuwe Exynos 9-chipset staat een onbekende smartphone. De Samsung Galaxy J7 (2017) heeft een flinke accucapaciteit van 3600 mAh, een 13 megapixel camera achter en een 13 megapixel front-camera. Read More »

International, US Non-state Actors Advance Climate Action

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The United States Climate Alliance , a bi-partisan group of states, is committed to upholding the agreement. Over the coming months, California Governor Jerry Brown's Administration will join with Bloomberg Philanthropies (which supports the Sierra Club) and partners to calculate the collective climate action potential of USA states, cities, businesses, universities and others - thousands of which have already committed themselves to cut emissions - and submit that progress to the United ... Read More »

Nagaland: Governor again asks CM to prove majority by July 15

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The Governor's directive, asking Liezietsu to seek a trust vote in the assembly on or before July 15, came after former Chief Minister T R Zeliang staked claim to form the government. "It took us around four hours to evacuate all of them", a resort staff told the New Indian Express. This was to facilitate true reconciliation and for better understanding within the party for the sake of Naga public, he said.Kikon also affirmed that NPF was intact and said that the party took the decision with ... Read More »

'Game Of Thrones' Season 7 Will Feature Climactic, Emotional Battles

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Will the Faceless Men come after her for her theft? Indulge me. I may appreciate " Game of Thrones " for its unsparing deconstruction of genre, but there is nothing that could make me root against bookish Sam, having survived both his upbringing by his bad father and his harsh induction as a Brother of the Night's Watch, getting his Belle-like moment in the library at the Citadel where Jon Snow ( Kit Harington ) has sent him to train to be a maester. Read More »

One Bradley Lowery: Farewell to our little fighter

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Bradley died in his parents' arms at home following a battle with the rare childhood cancer neuroblastoma . The funeral is open to everyone who would like to come and celebrate Bradley's life. Supporters had hoped a massive fundraising effort past year could get Bradley to the U.S. for pioneering treatment for the childhood cancer neuroblastoma, but his heartbroken family announced at Christmas that his cancer was terminal. Read More »

Auburn head coach Gus Malzahn believes this year's team can achieve greatness

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You got Alabama right now that is the top of the deal. "The exciting thing for me is we've got depth at quarterback, and that's been our Achilles' heel the last two years". "I just had to grow up". Freeze said that Ole Miss has "taken responsibility for the mistakes [it] has made", and is trying to move on to the 2017 season, a season with high expectations thanks to the development of sophomore quarterback Shea Patterson and the maturation of its top-20 recruiting classes from 2015 and '16. Read More »

Madras HC quashes government's order that reserves seats for state board students

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The government claimed that there were over 4 lakh medical aspirants from the state board while only 4,220 were from the CBSE stream. The applications have been received for admission into 23 state-run medical colleges holding 2,594 seats. "What's the point of a one-nation-one-examination when each state frames its own admission guidelines?" he asks. Some states want Class 12 certificates while others ask from other documents such as birth certificate etc. Read More »

Woolworths is putting an end to plastic bags in its supermarkets

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Greenpeace's "Ban the Bag" campaign attracted nearly 100,000 signatures in its effort to cut down on the estimated 50 million plastic bags that end up in Australian waterways each year. "It's disappointing that leadership on this issue has come from a large supermarket chain rather than from our politicians", she said. "It's time for us to ban the bag at every level". Read More »

Thursday forecast: mostly sunny and hot, chances for afternoon showers

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Saturday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 68. South wind 6 to 8 miles per hour. Friday's forecast calls for mostly sunny skies with a high of 86 and a 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1 p.m. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75 degrees. North wind 3 to 7 miles per hour. At no point is the high expected to drop below 90 degrees. Read More »

FIR against AIB for 'meme on PM Modi'

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As the photo went viral, the media managed to trace the person in the picture. A Twitter user had brought the tweet into the limelight by tagging the Mumbai Police in his post and wrote, "Strict action should be taken against Tanmay Bhat and AIB for tweeting, posting a cheap joke against PM Narendra Modi". Read More »

Suspicious powder recovered from UP assembly, Yogi Adityanath seeks NIA probe

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The security personnel with the help of a dog squad were able to recover the powder before any explosions could take place. The packet was later judged to be explosive in nature as it was sent to forensic lab for testing. He has also asked the National Investigation Agency to investigate the matter. He said farmers who had got their Aadhaar cards linked to their bank accounts would benefit in the first two phases. Read More »

Another Heat Advisory on Friday

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Those went into effect Wednesday afternoon and will continue through 6 p.m. Thursday . When possible, reschedule strenuous activities to early morning or evening. Not enough of a drop to call it "dry" or "comfortable", but the difference should be noticeable. The National Weather Service says temperatures could hit in the upper-90s Thursday - with a heat index in the triple digits. Read More »

Dileep's police custody extended till Saturday

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The enforcement officials reached Aluva Police Club today and collected the details from the team probing the case. Speaking to the media, Varghese later said that he was summoned in connection with his Facebook post.Meanwhile, actor Dileep was taken to Thrissur for evidence collection. Read More »

Senate health bill will 'gut' Medicaid, Michigan senior health association says

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The bill is now in the hands of the Congressional Budget Office , which will forecast how much this bill will cost and how it will impact insurance coverage. Sens. Shelly Moore Capito of West Virginia and Rob Portman of OH said they looked forward to a score on the revised bill from the Congressional Budget Office as they consider the legislation. Read More »

China bears heavy responsibility for Liu Xiaobo's death Nobel committee

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Liu lived a "tragic life" because he sought to confront Chinese mainstream society with outside support, The Global Times said in its editorial headlined, " Liu Xiaobo a victim led astray by West". "They used Liu's illness as a tool to boost their image and demonize China", it said. In Lui's 2010 Nobel Prize lecture , translated by J. Latourelle, he had written: "I look forward to [the day] when my country is a land with freedom of expression, where the speech of every citizen will be ... Read More »

APC mourns Akande's wife

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However, the cause of her death has not been revealed by the family. "Indeed, the family, government and people of Osun State and indeed our great Party have lost an exemplary woman". She would be deeply missed by all of us but mostly by her beloved husband, our great leader, Chief Adebisi Akande . In a statement by his Special Adviser on Communication and Strategy, Mr. Read More »

Latest Rumours on Leonardo Bonucci's AC Milan Move

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AC Milan are ready to pay upwards of €40m (£35m) to secure the rights to the Italian worldwide, a fee that's well below the rumored sum Chelsea (and Manchester City ) were willing to pay not all that long ago. He then spent one season at Bari before joining Juventus, where he has played over 300 games and won six Serie A titles, three Coppas Italia and three Supercoppas Italiana. Read More »

Anderson Cooper Gets Fed Up With Trump Official Dodging His Questions

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Watch the exchange above, via CNN . Gorka came into the White House as a terrorism analyst, one who would advise (one-time National Security Council member) Steve Bannon. But Cooper accused his guest of "shaking shiny objects to try to divert people, but I don't think viewers are really that easily diverted". "Are you a TV producer now?"Cooper shot back". Read More »

Repairman stuck in ATM rescued by handing out notes

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Since the ATM still works, people were stopping by to get cash, and the contractor chose to slip out notes through the receipt slot stating,"Please Help". An officer kicked in the door to the room and freed the man, whose name has not been released. "Sure enough, we could hear a little voice coming from inside the machine, and thought "this has got to be a joke," Olden said . Read More »

The London Underground is set to go gender-neutral

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Green Party equalities spokesperson Aimee Challenor, who was previously told she did not sound like a "Miss" during a call to the TfL's Oyster helpline, celebrated the change. It's these little things which can make people's lives better. He added: "TfL serves a vibrant, diverse and multicultural city, and provision of an inclusive transport service is at the heart of TfL's objective". Read More »

Video Shows Mosul Civilians Trapped in a Fight Clearly Not Over

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The U.S. -led coalition says an Amnesty International report accusing its forces of violating international law during the fight against Daesh terrorist group in Mosul is "irresponsible". After eight months of hard urban warfare, Iraqi military forces on June 29 captured the Mosul mosque at the heart of the strategic northern city, where Daesh had declared its de facto capital. Read More »

Ex-astronaut to represent the queen in Canada

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As the Governor General Payette will preside over the swearing-in of the Prime Minister. Payette, 53, begins largely ceremonial role representing Canada's nominal head of state in September, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced. "I also look forward to the near future when, as a step on our path to reconciliation, Canada will be honoured with an Indigenous Governor General", he said. Read More »

Iraakse leger bevrijdt Mosul van IS

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MosoelNa negen maanden van verwoede gevechten, heeft de Iraakse premier Haidar al-Abadi zondag de bevrijding van Mosoel uitgeroepen. De andere belangrijke inkomstenbron, die van olie, liep ook al flink terug doordat veel oliebronnen door het Iraakse leger heroverd zijn. Read More »

Prayers cancelled after Jerusalem attack

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All three victims were evacuated to Jerusalem's Hadassah Mount Scopus Hospital. According to foreign media reports, Police reported that the three armed attackers shot at police officers on duty, then fled to the mosque on the Temple Mount compound. Read More »

Etisalat changes name, now 9mobile

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The company announced the name change at end of a management meeting in Lagos . Now enmeshed in a N541 billion debt, Etisalat suffered a major blow few weeks back after Mubadala Group, its major investor from the United Arab Emirates, cut ties with the company. Read More »

Christians Pray Over President Trump

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Michelle Bachmann and Pastor Jack Graham of Prestonwood Baptist Church. Howard-Browne, who came to America from South Africa in 1987 after a "calling from God", said that the prayer session with the president was "surreal" and "humbling". Read More »

Garbine Muguruza: All You Need to Know About The Wimbledon 2017 Finalist

I saw her play before. 'I just wish she was here and I was like I wish she could do this for me and I was like no, this time you have to do it for yourself. Earlier, in the first semifinal Muguruza strode on to Centre Court with a heavily strapped left thigh. "It's going to be a historic final again", she said. Read More »

EU's Barnier says clock is 'ticking' not 'whistling' on Brexit

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The outspoken MEP debated whether German vehicle makers were now telling Mr Barnier to get a trade deal or "we'll lose jobs". The rules are incredibly complex and most agree they need simplifying and speeding up but Ms Longfield said the EU's hard-line position on the ECJ was holding the process up. Read More »

New Australian laws take aim at encrypted chat apps

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Turnbull today said while it was still his "very strong first preference" that companies volunteer their help, the proposed laws would enable the government to force assistance where it needed to. David Glance, Director of the University of Western Australia Centre for Software Practice, said it was not known how the proposed laws would take effect. Read More »

Trump Says Any Challenge to DACA Is His Decision

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But as president, he has said that class of immigrants will not be targets for deportation. Comprehensive immigration reform is the description used by advocates who want to see most illegal immigrants legalized, with a full pathway to citizenship. Read More »