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World Media Celebs React to Portugal's Big Win at Euro 2016 Final!
Author: 0 Celebs React to Portugal's Big Win at Euro 2016 Final!

Meanwhile, Portugal are yet to have their hands on the Euro trophy. The roles reversed at the Stade de France as the underdogs ploughed on after Ronaldo's first-half injury, making amends for the humiliation of 2004 by winning their first ever major trophy as Eder secured a 1-0 win.

World Media Obama says activists who attack police hurt Black Lives Matter cause
Author: 0 Obama says activists who attack police hurt Black Lives Matter cause

Philadelphia's Black Live Matters is calling for a "black-only healing space for black Philadelphians and organizers who need a space to grieve, scream, shout, cry". Protesters were reported to have thrown water bottles and cups full of ice at police. Informing people and encouraging them to stand in solidarity with groups at risk of discrimination "needs to be addressed", she said.

Author: 0 Obama says activists who attack police hurt Black Lives Matter cause

Philadelphia's Black Live Matters is calling for a "black-only healing space for black Philadelphians and organizers who need a space to grieve, scream, shout, cry". Protesters were reported to have thrown water bottles and cups full of ice at police. Informing people and encouraging them to stand in solidarity with groups at risk of discrimination "needs to be addressed", she said.

Author: 0 Rosberg not anxious about penalty for radio message

The defending three-time champion reeled off his fourth win in five races to all but cancel out Rosberg's lead in the drivers standings. When the track dried out, the dominance of Rosberg's Mercedes package enabled him to catch and re-pass the 18-year-old, but his second place was later stripped following a lengthy stewards' investigation.

Author: 0 Andy Murray takes two-set lead in Wimbledon final against Milos Raonic

Murray, the tournament's second seed, beat Tomas Berdych in the semis, taking just under two hours to beat the Czech 10th seed in straight sets 6-3, 6-3, 6-3. Became the first British man to reach the Wimbledon final since Bunny Austin in 1938. "I'm proud to have my hands on the trophy again". "Congratulations to Andy.

Author: 0 1 dead from bull-run goring in Alicante; 2 gored in Pamplona

The incident occurred at about 1am this morning during late-night festivities in the small village of Pedreguera. A bull's horn pierced his lung and heart as he was trying to help another runner during the event, in which a man was killed a year ago, a spokesman for the regional government said.

Author: 0 Charlotte Church rants at Nigel Farage after he quits

And as if that wasn't enough, Farage also said now he has nothing left to achieve. Nigel Farage - the figure at the forefront of the Brexit Leave campaign - has now done a Frexit. 'I know that there are so many very good people in UKIP who are not racist, who are not homophobic, who simply have the country's best interests at heart.

Author: 0 In Rwanda, Netanyahu notes similarities between country's genocide and the Holocaust

ENTEBBE - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu arrived in Uganda on Monday for a rare tour of sub-Saharan Africa, seeking new trade partners and marking the 40th anniversary of a hostage rescue in which his brother died. "This has very important implications for diversifying our global alliances and worldwide relations and expanding our powers to Asia, Russia, Latin America, and of course now, the African continent", Netanyahu told cabinet members on Sunday.

World Media Pistorius sentenced to 6 years in girlfriend's murder
Author: 0 Pistorius sentenced to 6 years in girlfriend's murder

Both the prosecution and defence can appeal, but his lawyers say they will not. Attorney Andrew Fawcett told the media outside court: "Just from the defence team, we respect the decision by Judge Masipa and we will not be not be lodging any applications for leave to appeal going forward".

Author: 0 Deluded Blair refuses to admit disaster of Iraq war

Howard, prime minister from 1996 to 2007 and considered with Blair to be George W. Bush's staunchest ally in the US-led invasion, said he regretted the loss of life but stood by his decision. Blair said that in the report there was no falsification or improper use of intelligence, no deception of Cabinet, and no secret commitment to war whether at Crawford Texas in April 2002 or elsewhere.

Author: 0 Rochester protests, sit-ins bring police in riot gear

Demonstrators march through downtown Atlanta to protest the shootings of two black men by police officers, Friday, July 8, 2016 . A Hispanic female officer stepped forward to take the man's camera phone, while the protestor stood shoulder-to-shoulder with the police officers, his sign visible at his feet, a black police officer on his right and the white officer on his left, all smiling.

World Media Hostage mistaken for gunman killed by police
Author: 0 Hostage mistaken for gunman killed by police

Twenty people were killed in a hostage situation after six to ten terrorists stormed the Holey Artisan Bakery in Dhaka . "We have two persons with us, but we don't know if they are victims or suspects". But the home minister insisted IS could not have guided the attack from overseas, as he said it has no presence in Bangladesh. According to friends' posts on social media, Islam, who had reportedly been missing since February, attended Monash University's campus in Malaysia, while two ...

Author: 0 Australia: Labor's Bill Shorten concedes defeat

Mr Turnbull's ruling Liberal/National coalition is now expected to secure 74 seats, and potentially two more, in the 150-seat House of Representatives, according to national broadcaster ABC's projections. "We're a grown-up democracy, it shouldn't take eight days to find out who's won", he said. Parties are required to hold at least 76 seats in the House to form a majority government.

Author: 0 Trump copied my plans for trade: Hillary

Donald Trump is firing back at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, which says his trade plans could damage the U.S. economy. Texas Sen. Ted Cruz and Ohio Gov. Addressing a crowd of several thousand in an indoor arena, Trump blasted existing free trade deals and reiterated his pledge to label China a currency manipulator.

Author: 0 After Days of Limbo, Australian Premier Claims Election Win

The coalition has so far won 74 of 150 House of Representative seats and is projected to take 76, or the slimmest majority, according to the Australian Broadcasting Corp. Uncertainty surrounding the election prompted rating agency Standard & Poor's to downgrade Australia's coveted AAA credit rating on Thursday from "stable" to "negative".

World Media DeRay Mckesson arrested in Baton Rouge protest; trolls call the arrest staged
Author: 0 DeRay Mckesson arrested in Baton Rouge protest; trolls call the arrest staged

Because many fear DeRay McKesson was targeted, his safety in custody has been questioned, many speculating that he may be harmed. Their wrists had been tied and they were taken to a police precinct. "At this point... there were 74 arrests for disorderly conduct". Two civilians also were hurt, the mayor's office reported. Over 400 people were present at the rally, he added.

Author: 0 Dallas police issue all-clear after search, threats

Local news reporter Shaun Rabb of Fox4 reports that two female DPD employees saw a masked man with goggles and a gas mask in the parking garage behind the Dallas Police Department headquarters. Although he was relieved the killing of the armed suspect in Dallas assured that no other police officers or bystanders would be harmed, Cohen says he's anxious about what might happen next.

World Media Fierce Fighting For Key Road In Aleppo
Author: 0 Fierce Fighting For Key Road In Aleppo

The general command of the Syrian army announced on Saturday an extension of a recently declared truce for another 72 hours, state news agency SANA reported . According to a top official of the Aleppo rebel group Jabha Shamiya, most of the forces are Lebanese and Afghan. More than 280,000 people have been killed in Syria since the conflict began in March 2011 with anti-government protests.

Author: 0 Kim Kardashian takes to her website for Black Lives Matter statement

The third video, from Thursday night, showed police officers and a crowd of peaceful protesters in Dallas running for cover from a sniper who shot twelve police officers and two civilians, killing five of the officers, in a mass shooting inspired by police abuse.

World Media North Korea fires submarine-launched missile
Author: 0 North Korea fires submarine-launched missile

He also said South Korea will keep up sanctions and pressure on the North and strengthen its deterrent against North Korea based on combined South Korea-U.S. A single missile, presumed to be a SLBM, was launched off southeastern shore off Shinpo, Hamkyung Namdo located in northern North Korea at around 11:30 am Seoul time, according to a statement from the South Korea Ministry of National Defense .

Author: 0 PM Abe expected to win again as Japan goes to the polls

Abe, in power since late 2012, has yet to achieve a strong recovery in the world's third-largest economy for his cherished goal of removing a war-renouncing clause from Japan's US-imposed constitution. Abe's Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) is likely to win 54 to 61 seats. The main opposition Democratic Party is expected to win 30 seats, far below its 43 contested seats, according to a recent survey conducted by the major daily newspaper Asahi.

Author: 0 Iraq invaded before peace options exhausted: United Kingdom inquiry

The U.S. and United Kingdom led a coalition of countries that invaded Iraq in March 2003 on the pretext of disarming the Saddam Hussein regime of chemical and biological weapons of mass destruction it was said to possess. His voice sometimes close to cracking, his expression strained and grim, Tony Blair made an impassioned and lengthy defense of the Iraq war on Wednesday, a conflict that still scars many Britons.

World Media Government examining Zakir Naik's speeches: Rajnath Singh
Author: 0 Government examining Zakir Naik's speeches: Rajnath Singh

Media reports said one of the five slain terrorists, who stormed the Dhaka restaurant in an attack on foreign civilians, was a follower of controversial Naik on social media. Meanwhile Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis today directed the Mumbai Police officials to initiate inquiry against Naik. The investigation into the radicalization of the youth who carried the horrendous attack inside Holey Artisan Bakery in Dhaka is pointing at the Indian televangelist Muslim preacher ...

World Media Bangladesh attacks kill 4 during Eid prayers
Author: 0 Bangladesh attacks kill 4 during Eid prayers

On Thursday Bangladesh's Information Minister Hasanul Haq Inu portrayed the latest attack as being created to topple Hasina. Speaking both Bengali and English, the man in the video said Bangladesh must know that it was now part of a bigger battlefield to establish the cross-border "caliphate", proclaimed by the group in 2014.

Author: 0 Bangladeshi police name all five gunmen in Dhaka attack

Three fighters featured in the video are of Bangladeshi origin and they spoke in a mix of Bengali and English. Two other suspects being treated in hospital were also employees of the cafe, police said. "All our concerned units are working tirelessly", said deputy inspector general of police Shahidur Rahman. Khalid said police would investigate the duo's activities if it was confirmed that they were involved in the attacks.

Author: 0 U.S. Rep. Corrine Brown And Staffer Indicted On Federal Fraud Charges

Prosecutors also claim that Congresswomen Brown used her position to gain donations for the charity and that the Foundation only awarded two scholarships totaling $1,200, via Reuters . The indictment peeled away much of the anonymity that has surrounded the 50-year-old Simmons. Simmoms allegedly misused his position to help a relative obtain government employment and receive more than $735,000 without doing any work for the U.S.

Author: 0 Cosby will go to trial, judge says

The ruling streamlines the process by which Cosby's case will reach a trial and limits the opportunity for the defense to garner information from - or exert influence over - a key prosecution witness before the trial. Cosby's lawyers said the case should be dismissed or, in the alternative, Constand should be ordered to testify at a new preliminary hearing and face cross-examination.

World Media No letup in fighting as Syrian military extends cease-fire
Author: 0 No letup in fighting as Syrian military extends cease-fire

The assault sought to push government forces back from the Castello Road that leads into the opposition-held eastern half of Aleppo city, which is now effectively besieged by government troops. The cease-fire is to expire at midnight. It wasn't immediately known whether Syrian or Russian forces were responsible for the Darkush airstrike. Video released by the government-controlled Syrian Central Military Media purportedly showed soldiers firing at opposition outposts.

World Media Dallas gunman learned tactics at Texas self-defense school
Author: 0 Dallas gunman learned tactics at Texas self-defense school

Almost two dozen law enforcement officers were injured and more than 100 protesters arrested in St. Paul, Minnesota, overnight as demonstrators blocked a major highway. "In the last couple of years we've seen this violence become an ever-present reality in our lives", Lenz said. "We are in a polarized political climate right now where the "us-versus-them" mentality has started to reign supreme".

World Media South Sudan 'back to war', says VP spokesman
Author: 0 South Sudan 'back to war', says VP spokesman

The heavy fighting downtown Juba has forced hundreds of civilians to seek protection at UNMISS Tomping base, the statement goes on to say and added: The United Nations is gravely concerned about reports that armed forces have prevented civilians from seeking protection.