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Milinkovic-Savic strikes twice as Lazio sink Sassuolo 3-0

1 hour 35 min ago
Sergej Milinkovic-Savic scored two superb goals to help Lazio move two places up to third in the Serie A after a 3-0 win at Sassuolo while the relegation scrap intensified with two of the bottom three winning on Sunday.

Huawei launches new tablet in flagship phone hiatus

1 hour 40 min ago
China's Huawei launched a new laptop and tablet on Sunday (Feb 25) as it seeks to cement its place among the world's three biggest electronic device manufacturers.

Box Office: 'Black Panther' rules with US$108 million in second weekend

1 hour 45 min ago
LOS ANGELES, (Variety.com) - Disney-Marvel's "Black Panther" is dominating the box office with an astounding US$108 million at 4,020 North American locations - the second-highest second weekend ever behind "Star Wars: The Force Awakens." "Black Panther," starring Chadwick Boseman, has now grossed ...

Khachanov upsets Pouille to win Marseille title

1 hour 45 min ago
REUTERS: Russian Karen Khachanov denied local favourite Lucas Pouille a second title this month when he beat the Frenchman 7-5 3-6 7-5 in the Open 13 final in Marseille on Sunday. Khachanov fought from 4-2 down in the decider to claim his second ATP title as third seed Pouille lost his chance to ...

Earthquake, magnitude 5.5, strikes Japan

2 hours 9 min ago
WASHINGTON: An earthquake of magnitude 5.5 struck 78 miles from Honshu, Japan on Sunday, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The quake had a depth of 6.2 miles, according to the USGS.

North Korean general and Ivanka Trump attend Olympic close

2 hours 10 min ago
A blacklisted North Korean general and the daughter of US President Donald Trump attended the Winter Olympics closing ceremony together on Sunday (Feb 25), in the final piece of the Games-led diplomacy that has dominated headlines from Pyeongchang.

Nokia phones to expand to high-end while also striking nostalgia chord

2 hours 10 min ago
Seeking to capitalize on a remarkable comeback over the past year, Nokia phones are expanding to include their first premium Android smartphone model, as well as a remake of one of its biggest hits of the 1990s, the 8110 "slider" feature phone.

Syrian Kurd leader arrested in Prague at Turkey's behest

Sun, 02/25/2018 - 23:47
Syria's Kurds said Sunday that one of their most prominent leaders, who is wanted by Ankara on terrorism-related charges, had been arrested in Prague on a Turkish warrant.

Nokia CEO sees big 5G rollouts nearly a year ahead of schedule

Sun, 02/25/2018 - 23:45
Telecom operators are accelerating their timelines for the roll-out of next-generation 5G networks, lifting Nokia's confidence of an uplift for its business this year, Chief Executive Rajeev Suri said on Sunday.

Italy's Berlusconi regales fans a week ahead of vote

Sun, 02/25/2018 - 23:45
Italian centre-right leader Silvio Berlusconi entertained a theatre packed with supporters in Milan on Sunday, a week ahead of a parliamentary election at which his coalition is expected to win the most votes.

Gun lobby pushes back on Trump's gun plans after Florida shooting

Sun, 02/25/2018 - 23:35
The National Rifle Association pushed back on Sunday against modest proposals by President Donald Trump and other Republicans to change U.S. gun laws in the wake of a school shooting in Florida that killed 17 students and staff.

UN Geneva staff plan work stoppage over pay cuts

Sun, 02/25/2018 - 23:34
Angered by "unfair" pay cuts, UN staff in Geneva are planning a half-day strike next week, as dozens of ministers and other dignitaries attend high-level events at the organisation's European headquarters.

Boeing to have 51 percent stake in new venture with Embraer: paper

Sun, 02/25/2018 - 23:30
Boeing Co will have a 51 percent stake in a joint company currently being negotiating with Brazilian aircraft maker Embraer , O Globo newspaper columnist Lauro Jardim reported on Sunday.

Lukaku is too much for old club Chelsea

Sun, 02/25/2018 - 23:20
MANCHESTER UNITED 2 CHELSEA 1

Russians march for murdered hero Nemtsov ahead of presidential vote

Sun, 02/25/2018 - 23:11
Several thousand Muscovites marched Sunday in frigid temperatures in memory of Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov who was gunned down three years ago, a rare sanctioned opposition gathering ahead of next month's presidential vote.

Iran detains three more activists after Iranian-Canadian dies in jail

Sun, 02/25/2018 - 23:10
DUBAI: Iranian security forces have detained three more environmental activists on spying charges, the judiciary said on Sunday, weeks after a first wave of arrests and the death in detention of an Iranian-Canadian head of a wildlife group. "Three people were recently arrested in (southern) ...

Two Koreas march apart as Winter Olympics close

Sun, 02/25/2018 - 22:49
The two Koreas marched behind their own flags and Russia looked forward to a quick end to its ban over mass doping as the curtain fell on the engrossing Pyeongchang Winter Olympics on Sunday.

Late Kane header gives Tottenham victory at Palace

Sun, 02/25/2018 - 22:35
Feb 25: CRYSTAL PALACE 0 TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR 1 Harry Kane headed a late winner to give Tottenham Hotspur a deserved 1-0 victory at Crystal Palace that lifted them into fourth place in the Premier League on Sunday. Kane headed home from Christian Eriksen's corner in the 88th minute to make up for ...

Iraq court sentences 16 Turkish women to death for joining IS

Sun, 02/25/2018 - 21:55
An Iraqi court has sentenced 16 Turkish women to death by hanging for joining Islamic State, a judiciary spokesman said on Sunday.

China sets stage for President Xi Jinping to stay in office indefinitely

Sun, 02/25/2018 - 21:25
China's ruling Communist Party on Sunday set the stage for President Xi Jinping to stay in office indefinitely, with a proposal to remove a constitutional clause limiting presidential service to just two terms in office.

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