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Newcastle in talks with Christian Atsu over over £6.2m move

Newcastle in talks with Christian Atsu over over £6.2m move

Atsu scored five times in 35 Sky Bet Championship games during his time on loan at the Magpies, and was a hit amongst the fans. When asked about Atsu's future at St James' Park, Benitez said: "The future of a player doesn't change with one action or goal".



Australia and NZ largely escape global cyber attack

Companies around the globe are preparing for an imminent cyber attack as the offices re-open on Monday, media reports said. "The global reach is unprecedented". A security update was released by Microsoft in March to protect against the virus. The indiscriminate attack began Friday and struck banks, hospitals and government agencies, exploiting known vulnerabilities in older Microsoft computer operating systems.


Massachusetts Judge Overturns Aaron Hernandez Conviction on Technicality

Massachusetts Judge Overturns Aaron Hernandez Conviction on Technicality

Some states have doctrines similar to MA case law that says convictions aren't final until the merits of a defendant's appeal have been decided. Susan Garsh said she was compelled to follow precedent in ordering that Hernandezs first-degree murder conviction be dismissed in the death of semi-professional football player Odin Lloyd .


Formula One: Bottas claims maiden win for Mercedes ahead of Vettel

Formula One: Bottas claims maiden win for Mercedes ahead of Vettel

Raikkonen was third with Britain's Lewis Hamilton struggling to match the leaders' pace and finishing fourth for Mercedes. Hamilton arrived in Sochi as a two-times victor at the Olympic Park street circuit, a track where only his Mercedes team had won since the first race there in 2014, but he struggled to find his rhythm.



Harden Missing; Leonard-less Spurs Rout Rockets, Win Series 4-2

If the series is close, expect this five-man unit to get plenty of minutes especially in closing stretches during the fourth quarter. "I wouldn't call it smooth sailing at all. According to SportVU, the Spurs moved at an average of 3.94 miles per hour on defense in Game 6 , 10 percent faster than they did in Game 5. Prior to Game 6 against Houston , the medical team of San Antonio put Leonard in a "questionable" status.



Toure set to sign

Yaya Toure's agent knows nothing about the midfielder being offered a new contract at Man City and has not heard anything from the club for two months. News of Zabaleta's departure coincided with the fifth anniversary of City's landmark first Premier League title in 2012 when he actually scored the opener in a 3-2 win mostly remembered for Sergio Aguero's dramatic injury-time victor.