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Author: 0 Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud during Real Madrid stint

The four-time World Player of the Year, who said last week his "conscience is clear", is threatening to leave Real Madrid over the affair. The " Cristiano Ronaldo is desperate to leave Real Madrid " story was fun while it lasted. Ronaldo's trouble coincided with the same Madrid-based prosecutor's office accusing Mourinho of two counts of tax fraud. " Jorge Mendes (Ronaldo's agent) told me that Cristiano was angry about how he had treated the media, but we must always look for a ...

Author: 0 Washington will continue to pressure North Korea: White House

Bush administration. Mr Warmbier was imprisoned in a North Korean jail last year, eventually sentenced to 15 years of hard labour for allegedly attempting to steal a North Korean propaganda banner. It is unclear if the USA would be open to talks with North Korea. "At least I know China tried!" Warmbier was detained in January 2016 while visiting North Korea at the end of a five-day tour.

Author: 0 S Korea's Moon urges North Korea to return detainees swiftly

The White House on Tuesday said the State Department is "mulling additional advisories" on travel to North Korea following the death of American college student Otto Warmier. This week, USA spy satellites showed signs of activity at North Korea underground nuclear test site. "I think there have been some positive steps that they've taken, both at the United Nations and economically, to help strengthen the case against North Korea".

Research Metroid Prime 4 And Pokémon Switch Targeted for 2018
Author: 0 Metroid Prime 4 And Pokémon Switch Targeted for 2018

Dunham stated: "Performance was what mattered most to us, so we aim to make sure that the game runs at 60 fps docked and undocked". Metroid Prime 4 was just a logo. Now, a Nintendo executive has reached out to GoNintendo to claim that there is "no change in what we announced last week, which is that those two games are coming, but they have no specifically announced release window/year".

Author: 0 Kansas' Jackson, Duke's Tatum headline forwards in NBA draft

There is the outside chance the Celtics hold onto the third pick and select one of Washington's Markelle Fultz , UCLA's Lonzo Ball or Kansas' Josh Jackson . So, we know where we are, we've got pick certainty now and we can zero in on the fine details of that selection now. We watched the same Finals that everybody did.

Author: 0 Family of Otto Warmbier declines autopsy

Sentenced to hard labor for stealing a political poster from a North Korean hotel, the 22-year-old Warmbier was medically evacuated in a coma last week after almost 18 months in captivity. The coroner's office in Cincinnati, Ohio, said in a statement: "No conclusions about the cause and manner of Mr Warmbier's death have been drawn at this time as there are additional medical records and imaging to review and people to interview".

Author: 0 Uber adding option to tip drivers

In addition to the tipping change, the company also said its drivers will now be paid while they wait for passengers and it has reduced the amount of time a passenger has to cancel a ride. Holt declined to describe what is planned during the rest of the campaign. Uber has just announced significant changes to their business in an email sent to drivers and delivery partners.

Author: 0 Jose Mourinho reps deny €3.3m tax fraud during Real Madrid reign

Other clients of Mendes who have ended up in Spain include the Portuguese full-back Fabio Coentrao - on the verge of joining Sporting Lisbon on loan from Real Madrid - and Colombian striker Radamel Falcao, now with Monaco but formerly at Atletico Madrid .

Research Ronaldo heads Portugal to 1-0 win over Russia at Confed Cup
Author: 0 Ronaldo heads Portugal to 1-0 win over Russia at Confed Cup

Fernando Santos , Portugal's coach, whom led them to victory in last year's European Championships understands that they have a tough match ahead of them but is convinced that they will prevail. The Russians seemed to recover after the break as deep into the second half they began coining up unsafe attacks on the Portuguese goal one after another.

Research Federation Internationale de Football Association president pleased with video review results despite confusion at Confederations Cup
Author: 0 Federation Internationale de Football Association president pleased with video review results despite confusion at Confederations Cup

In contrast, the New Zealand media contingent at this event consists of just one journalist. But their joy was short-lived however as Ral Jimenez pulled the Mexicans back level shortly after the restart with a thumping finish. Federation Internationale de Football Association said on Tuesday it had warned the FMF about the misconduct of a "small group of Mexican fans in relation to insulting and discriminatory chants" during Sunday's 2-2 draw against Portugal .

Author: 0 McCain: Only 'Stupid' Americans Would Still Have Interest In Visiting North Korea

The United States and China held high-level security talks Wednesday where North Korea is expected to be a top issue, especially in the wake of the death of an American college student following his comatose release from the North. He traveled to China during a break in his studies, and then onto North Korea with a tourist group. No evidence has emerged to support North Korea's claim that Warmbier fell into a coma after contracting botulism and taking a sleeping pill.

Research Hawking urges Moon landing by 2020 to 'elevate humanity'
Author: 0 Hawking urges Moon landing by 2020 to 'elevate humanity'

Prof Hawking said that the goal would re-ignite the space programme and give humanity a sense of objective. He told scientists at the Storms Festival in Norway the earth only has a few hundred more years left of habitability before humans die due to climate change and lack of resources.

Research Rockwell Collins' Ortberg named top 100 CEO
Author: 0 Rockwell Collins' Ortberg named top 100 CEO

Glassdoor released its annual report honoring the Highest Rated CEOs , which highlights top leaders employees love working for at Small & Medium Companies in the U.S. He is ranked No. 32 on the list of top-rated CEOs for large companies in the United States. Moving beyond Mr. Cook personally and looking at the best places to work, Apple ranked #36 in Glassdoor's 2017 list, which is a drop from #25 previous year and a high of #10 in 2012.

Research Grenfell Resident Pleads Protesters To Remain Peaceful
Author: 0 Grenfell Resident Pleads Protesters To Remain Peaceful

This country is in a crisis, there's too much going on for us to ignore - the London Bridge attack, the Finsbury Park mosque attack. The Movement for Justice is the far-left organisation behind the planned Day of Rage on June 21. "There has been a 'Day of Rage " announced for Wednesday, trying to bring London to a standstill, ' a spokesman said yesterday. However, the Clement James Centre in north Kensington, which has been helping people affected by the fire, said it could not ...

Author: 0 Coroner still probing death of USA student held by N. Korea

Last week, the release of a detained United States tourist in what initially seemed a gesture of goodwill by Pyongyang turned sour when it was revealed that 22-year-old Otto Warmbier had been in a coma for some time. MORE: Donald Trump warns of "major, major conflict" with North KoreaMORE: Would Donald Trump actually attack North Korea? Mr Trump appeared to concede defeat in his efforts to curb North Korea's weapons program in a tweet on Tuesday.

Research Samsung's Galaxy Note8 to unpack on Aug
Author: 0 Samsung's Galaxy Note8 to unpack on Aug

Samsung's Galaxy Note8 smartphone will hit the shelves in the second half of August , just ten months after the company scrapped the ill-fated Galaxy Note7 handset, according to a Reuters report . And the Galaxy S8 platform comes with other perks, whether it's the great Gear VR headset for immersive games and apps, or the solid DeX dock, which turns your phone into a proper PC-like computing experience using an external screen.

Author: 0 Nasa finds 10 more Earth-like planets

This, of course, does not guarantee that those planets do have life on them but it is clear they they do have the most basic conditions to support life. Astronomers yesterday added 219 candidates to the growing list of planets beyond the solar system, 10 of which may be about the same size and temperature as Earth, boosting the chances for life.

Research Uber CEO Kalanick quits under investor pressure
Author: 0 Uber CEO Kalanick quits under investor pressure

But it was his professional failures as a leader, not his personal reasons, that led five of Uber's major investors to write a letter entitled "Moving Uber Forward" demanding Kalanick's immediate resignation. attorney-general Eric Holder . But under Kalanick, the company developed a reputation for ruthless tactics that have occasionally outraged government regulators, drivers, riders and employees.

Author: 0 Sandberg has no plans to leave Facebook for Uber

The group of investors sent a letter to Kalanick while he was in Chicago to pressure him into resigning from the company. Bill Gurley, a board member and early investor in Uber , tweeted Wednesday morning that Kalanick left " a lasting impact on the world ".

Author: 0 Uber CEO Travis Kalanick takes leave of absence amid scandals

The Holder investigation started after former engineer Susan Fowler posted a blog in February detailing harassment during the year she spent at Uber , writing that she was propositioned by her manager on her first day with an engineering team.

Author: 0 Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Resigns Under Pressure From Investors

Uber has also been searching for a COO for months to help Kalanick . Looked at another way, however, this is an excellent opportunity for the board to go shopping for professional executives. But is he really leaving? Kalanick stepped down Tuesday after a series of scandals at the ride-sharing startup were aired. "Indefatigable, phenomenal, unlimited upside", Calacanis said.

Research Death toll from wildfire in Portugal rises to 63
Author: 0 Death toll from wildfire in Portugal rises to 63

Reinforcements, including more water-dropping planes from Spain, France and Italy, were due to arrive as part of a European Union cooperation program, officials said. "I express my closeness to the dear Portuguese people", said Francis after the recitation of the angelus, "for the devastating fires that are destroying the woods around Pedrógão Grande and causing numerous victims and wounded".

Author: 0 The New, Young Crown Prince Reshaping Saudi Arabia

Despite his youth, Mohammed bin Salman has long had a visible role in the government, and has spearheaded the kingdom's attempts to wean itself off oil as part of an economic strategy announced past year. He had been named to that role in 2015, in what many at the time called a surprise power shift, replacing the king's half-brother Prince Muqrin as future ruler and bumping Mohammed bin Salman to second in the line of succession.

Author: 0 NASA has discovered 10 new planets where life is possible

Our knowledge of the galaxy just expanded significantly, thanks to NASA's Kepler space telescope . "The search for planets is the search for life", said Natalie Batalha, a Kepler mission scientist from NASA's Ames Research Center , according to The New York Times .

Author: 0 United Airlines converts 100-jet Boeing order into 737 MAX 10s

Until the Max 10, the Max 9 had been largest installment in Boeing's 737 Max family of aircraft. Over 14,000 Boeing 737 aircraft have been ordered, including over 3,700 for the 737 MAX family. Ryanair (RYAAY) finalized an order for 10 737 Max 200 planes for $1.1 billion. A new airliner is worth many hundreds of billions of dollars to the global economy.

Research See this Exclusive Sneak Peek of
Author: 0 See this Exclusive Sneak Peek of "Blade Runner 2049"

We still don't know much in the way of the closely guarded plot beyond the official synopsis: "Thirty years after the events of the first film, a new blade runner , LAPD Officer K unearths a long-buried secret that has the potential to plunge what's left of society into chaos".

Research LG to release LG V30 at IFA 2017 in September
Author: 0 LG to release LG V30 at IFA 2017 in September

Further, the publication notes that LG V30 will retail for 800,000 KRW (around $700 and approx Rs. 45,220) and it will officially go on sale in September. We've also seen media reporting leaks that suggesting the LG V30 will be sporting the OLED panel, in the previous weeks. Unlike the V20 , the V30 won't have a removable battery which is probably because the phone will be water and dust resistant.

Research ESA's PLATO deep-space observatory to join hunt for new planets
Author: 0 ESA's PLATO deep-space observatory to join hunt for new planets

European Space Agency has announced the official adoption of the mission on June 20. Predicted a century ago by Albert Einstein's general theory of relativity, gravitational waves remained elusive until the first direct detection by the ground-based Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory in September 2015.

Research Cindy approaching the Gulf Coast Wednesday
Author: 0 Cindy approaching the Gulf Coast Wednesday

Landfall along the upper Texas coast, or over western Louisiana, is possible Wednesday night or Thursday. Julie Plaisance, right, and Renee Davila take photos on the shore of Lake Pontchartrain as weather from Tropical Storm Cindy , in the Gulf of Mexico, impacts the region in New Orleans , Tuesday, June 20, 2017.

Author: 0 Organizations to celebrate aboriginal culture this week

To mark this year's National Aboriginal Day and to permanently commemorate Toronto's location on Indigenous traditional land, the city will be raising flags from five First Nations on Wednesday at 6:30 a.m., with remarks from Mayor John Tory following at 6:45 a.m.

Research FCA denies Chrysler axe plan for Japan
Author: 0 FCA denies Chrysler axe plan for Japan

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. ( FCAU ) shares have been seen trading -9.01% off its 52 week- peak value and changed 94.50% from its 52 week-bottom price value. The firm had revenue of $27.72 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $27.51 billion. They expect $-0.15 earnings per share , up 50.00% or $0.15 from last year's $-0.3 per share.

Research SHOCKING: BMC partially demolishes Arshad Warsi's Versova bungalow for illegal construction
Author: 0 SHOCKING: BMC partially demolishes Arshad Warsi's Versova bungalow for illegal construction

Arshad Warsi received notice on Saturday by BMC for the illegal construction of bungalow No. 10 in Air India Co-operative Society ( Shantiniketan ). This move comes four years after the alleged illegality came under the BMC scanner. BMC officials stated, another notice would be given to Warsi and his wife, Maria Goretti, directing them to give civic staff right to enter the property to confiscate the illegal floor.

Author: 0 Uber CEO to take indefinite leave of absence

But his position has also come under increasing scrutiny of late after a series of controversies including a long investigation by former US Attorney General Eric Holder into the company's culture and workplace practices. "The ultimate responsibility, for where we've gotten and how we've gotten here rests on my shoulders", he wrote in the email , via Buzzfeed News .

Research Total War: Warhammer II release date set
Author: 0 Total War: Warhammer II release date set

Of course, there is also the Standard edition , a bare bones game-only version that can be downloaded on release day. Furthermore, a huge combined campaign map featuring the old and new world regions will be available for free shortly after release to players who own both Total War: WARHAMMER I & II.

Research PlayStation 4 version of Cities: Skylines to launch on August 15th
Author: 0 PlayStation 4 version of Cities: Skylines to launch on August 15th

Following a release on PC and Xbox One, Paradox Interactive and Colossal Order have announced a PlayStation 4 version of Cities: Skylines-Cities: Skylines PlayStation 4 Edition-will launch on August 15 . Build the city of your dreams: Plan road networks, bus lines and parks. Provide free public transport to the waterfront to help reduce traffic build ups.

Research What was Queen's Speech missing? Donald Trump
Author: 0 What was Queen's Speech missing? Donald Trump

Meanwhile a number of core manifesto pledges were notably absent from the Queen's speech , which lays down the laws that ministers intend to pass in parliament. The last time LGBT rights were mentioned in a Queen's Speech was 2004 according to PinkNews . Almost two weeks after the election, however, the Conservatives and DUP still haven't agreed on terms.

Author: 0 The Saudi Shakeup: What The Changes In Leadership Mean For The Region

With his removal, Saudi Arabia is now on a path to be led by someone far younger. That the royal succession in the world's top oil exporter is closely scrutinized only makes the rapidity of Mohammed bin Salman's rise to power, and the speed with which his better known cousins were brushed aside, more astonishing.

Research Patch 1.12 adds new map, Reaper changes and Roadhog nerf
Author: 0 Patch 1.12 adds new map, Reaper changes and Roadhog nerf

Blizzard's popular hero based shooter Overwatch is getting a fairly substantial update today, and it's mainly focused on the Horizon Lunar Colony. "The scientists' research proved incredibly promising. The official Overwatch patch notes from Blizzard also confirm a big range of balancing has been done to the existing heroes in the game. Roadhog has seen a mix of changes, his Head hitbox size has been reduced by 20%, but bullet damage has decreased by 33%, Fire rate has gone up by 30% ...

Research Uber CEO resigns after controversy
Author: 0 Uber CEO resigns after controversy

Kalanick, in a statement, said he has "accepted a group of investors' request to step aside so that Uber can go back to building rather than be distracted with another fight". Kalanick said there was much to be improved at the company and that he would be working on a team that could lead "Uber 2.0". But that brashness has also been blamed for scandals this year, from the unearthing of a culture of bullying and discrimination at Uber to a U.S.

Research Selena Gomez Is An Accessories Queen for Her First Coach Campaign
Author: 0 Selena Gomez Is An Accessories Queen for Her First Coach Campaign

Selena Gomez will star in three short films as part of a new Coach fashion campaign. Selena added: "The embroidered dress I am wearing in the Swagger campaign image is so fun too". "I remember saving up with my cousin, Priscilla , to get matching wallets". Coach recently celebrated its 75th anniversary, but with the addition of Selena Gomez , the brand is clearly looking to attract a younger demographic.

Research Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Scheduled for August Launch in NY
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Scheduled for August Launch in NY

But, if it's going to go this way, perhaps its time for OnePlus to ditch its "Never Settle" mantra because the OnePlus 5 comes with plenty of settlements. You'll still have a USB Type-C port on the bottom, a headphone jack, and a single speaker. Honor 6X comes with a 5.5-inch full-HD display. The dual-SIM smartphone has 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage , which can be expanded up to 256GB using a microSD card.

Research May tough on terror in France visit
Author: 0 May tough on terror in France visit

British Prime Minister Theresa May and French President Emmanuel Macron have committed to "stamp out evil" of terrorism. The Elysee Palace said after Macron landed in Rabat that the French president would meet separately in Paris with the Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, and the crown prince of the UAE, Sheikh Mohammad bin Zayed al-Nahyan.

Author: 0 NASA's Kepler telescope spots over 200 new planet candidates

Although most of the stars discovered are estimated to be thousands of light years away, the data provides scientists with an idea of how common Earth-like planets are, as well as boost the hunt for intelligent extraterrestrial life . Moreover, of the total planets , 10 are reportedly earth-size! A chart with the planets found by Kepler , according to their size and their orbital period .

Research Theresa May under pressure as Britain's Queen Elizabeth sets out priorities
Author: 0 Theresa May under pressure as Britain's Queen Elizabeth sets out priorities

But with a deal yet to be done, she is aware that failure to get the speech through Parliament could be seen as a vote of no confidence in her government and leave her facing yet more embarrassment. They'll probably come from the DUP - even without an official agreement - but it'll be tight. The speech comes after May lost her majority in a snap election earlier this month , leaving her at the head of a minority government with no deal in place to insure that the government can deliver on ...