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Barcelona to have women's team in United States

Barcelona to have women's team in United States

When they opened their NY office, president Josep Bartomeu raised the issues of a women's team and said he had spoken with then NSWL chief Jeff Plush, and United States Soccer Federation president Sunil Gulati. Catalan powers FC Barcelona announced that it is hoping to field a standalone team in the NWSL next season. The more the NWSL grows, the more attention it seems to be getting - even worldwide from a top tier club.


North Korea 'ready to hit back'

North Korea 'ready to hit back'

North Korea has said it is ready to conduct a pre-emptive strike on the U.S. if tensions between Pyongyang and Washington continue to escalate. President Donald Trump recently tweeted that if China can't crack down on North Korea, the USA will have to step in.


Senate Intel Committee Subpoenas Michael Flynn in Russia Probe

Senate Intel Committee Subpoenas Michael Flynn in Russia Probe

Mark Warner, D-Virginia, said in a statement that the subpoena requests documents relevant to the investigation. The subpoena was announced a day after Trump abruptly fired FBI Director James Comey, who had been leading the bureau's investigation of Russian Federation and the election.


BC elects a minority Liberal government

BC elects a minority Liberal government

Weaver's role in a potential minority was a hot topic during the final days of the campaign. A total of 43 members of Clark's party were elected, one seat short of a majority. "Now is not the time for those discussions, now is the time for Greens across North America to celebrate", he told a cheering crowd. "Much will depend on what Christy Clark is willing to offer them".


Trump Administration Claims Victory in Border Wall Battle

Trump Administration Claims Victory in Border Wall Battle

In tweets, the president contended that the agreement - which funds the government through September 30 - shows that Republicans must get more senators elected or change the Senate's rules so they can push spending through with only a majority vote, rather than 60.



British hospitals hit by cyber attack, health service say

Pictures posted on social media showed screens of NHS computers with images demanding payment of 300 USA dollars worth of the online currency Bitcoin , saying: "Ooops, your files have been encrypted!" " This attack was not specifically targeted at the NHS and is affecting organisations from across a range of sectors ", it added.