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Cristiano Ronaldo named #UCL forward of the season

Cristiano Ronaldo named #UCL forward of the season

The Real Madrid striker was recognised with the prize at the Champions League Group Stage draw ceremony held in Monaco on Thursday 24 August. Another Real Madrid star Luka Modric was voted Midfielder of the Season in the competition, while Cristiano Ronaldo , who came alive in the latter rounds and scored key goals against Bayern Munich and Juventus , was named Forward of the Year.


More than 50000 European Union citizens leave the United Kingdom after Brexit vote

More than 50000 European Union citizens leave the United Kingdom after Brexit vote

The Office for National Statistics (ONS) has also found that the number of people who are arriving to live in the United Kingdom is 81,000 less than a year ago. "Today's migration statistics show a significant fall in net migration, with the largest single component being a rise in European Union nationals leaving the United Kingdom", said Professor Jonathan Portes, senior fellow at the United Kingdom in a Changing Europe.


Trump signals easing of tensions with North Korea

Trump signals easing of tensions with North Korea

Pacific territory of Guam . The comments, made at a news briefing by Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova, came a day after Moscow said it was seriously concerned that Japan might deploy the U.S. "I want to take note of that and acknowledge it", Tillerson said. While the USA and South Korea say the exercises are defensive in nature, North Korea warned Wednesday that "we won't just sit and watch the behaviors of the foolish people whose blood is burning with revenge".


House Speaker Ryan says US government shutdown unnecessary

House Speaker Ryan says US government shutdown unnecessary

Different contractors have submitted requests to build a border wall. "My sense is that people are far angrier at the President than they are at Congress re the shutdown - an interesting turn!" "Instead of solving problems along the border, walls just exacerbate flooding, destroy wildlife habitat, and fragment wildlife migration corridors".


Poroshenko: US weapons would motivate Russian Federation to stop aggression

Poroshenko: US weapons would motivate Russian Federation to stop aggression

Standing next to Poroshenko on Thursday, Mattis said the USA was committed to helping Ukraine build and modernize its forces - but he made no mention of providing lethal arms . The truce - negotiated at a meeting of the Contact Group for Ukraine, made up of representatives from Kyiv, Moscow and the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) - would extend an existing ceasefire.


Dashcam shows Minnesota officer joining elderly woman's dance party

Dashcam shows Minnesota officer joining elderly woman's dance party

Kim Lenz saw an elderly woman dancing alone outside her apartment complex, she chose to join in. An unexpected moment between a police officer and a elderly woman has gone viral, for all the right reasons. Those who know Millie said it's no surprise, as she loves to dance and is quite good at it. With more thank 30,000 views in less than a week, Seiver and Lenz have brightened many people's days with their dance session.