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The reigning Ballon d'Or and Best FIFA Men's Player award victor is believed to feel singled out for disproportionate treatment after Spanish prosecutors accused him of evading tax of 14.7million euros (£12.8m). There are a few problems that might arise over this proposed transfer, which has been talked about ever since Ronaldo made the decision to leave the European champions following tax fraud allegations from Spanish authorities.
  • The Supreme Court has a chance to restore democracy to redistricting

    The Supreme Court has a chance to restore democracy to redistricting

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    The term gerrymander was introduced by the MA governor in 1812 when he signed into law the means to create a voting district in the shape of a salamander in order to help the electoral prospects of his political party. The issue of gerrymandering - creating districts that often are oddly shaped, with the aim of benefiting one party - is central to the debate. Attorneys for Whitford and other 11 voters challenging Wisconsin's district lines said the case could have nationwide effect.
  • UK PM May will face leadership challenge if she softens Brexit

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    A parliamentary vote on the Queen's speech - where May's DUP deal could be voted down - is scheduled for Thursday 29 June. Talks between the parties to form a government, mediated by Mrs May's administration, were suspended when she called her snap general election in April.
  • UK, EU's historic Brexit talks commence

    UK, EU's historic Brexit talks commence

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    After ten months of planning, Davis will meet with the EU's Chief Negotiator Michel Barnier to agree the structure of the negotiations ahead, so officials have a framework within which to discuss substantive issues. The leaders are also likely to shape more clarity on the UK-EU relationship post the exit and the nature of trade deals between them. "A deal like no other in history".
  • UK To Announce Position On EU Citizens' Rights This Week

    UK To Announce Position On EU Citizens' Rights This Week

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    A year after the vote to quit the EU, Mr Davis will meet chief negotiator Michel Barnier to hammer out the terms of the UK's departure from the bloc. On the opposite side is Michel Barnier , the French former foreign minister who is the European Commission's chief negotiator. Barnier said the two sides will have one week of negotiation every month, and use the time in between to work on proposals and exchange them.
  • Brexit talks to focus first on orderly exit

    Brexit talks to focus first on orderly exit

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    Those issues are the exit bill; the rights of three million European Union nationals living in Britain and the one million Britons on the continent who now are allowed to live, work and claim welfare benefits; and the status of the border between Northern Ireland and Ireland.
  • Xbox One X will cost $499

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    On paper, it's clear that the PS4 Pro is competing with the Xbox One S , rather than the Xbox One X . I personally think the answer is somewhere in between but closer to PS4 Pro status. "That is a hell of a lot of money to fork out, for what would be for some an upgrade, rather than a brand new console experience - especially if you're trying to get new people on to the platform against PlayStation or against PC".
  • Ossoff tries to overcome Pelosi ties in Georgia House race

    Ossoff tries to overcome Pelosi ties in Georgia House race

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    The House seat was left open by Trump's appointment of former congressman Tom Price as secretary of health and human services. The runoff election in the traditionally solidly Republican district has attracted enormous national attention as Democrats look for their first major electoral victory during President Donald Trump's presidency.
  • GOP official: Congressional shooting will help us win Georgia election

    GOP official: Congressional shooting will help us win Georgia election

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    Polls have given Ossoff a narrow lead over Handel, a former Georgia secretary of state, but that's tightened in recent weeks, and since there's no party registration in Georgia, it's hard to model turnout in a late June runoff that's already defied turnout expectations for a special election.
  • Supreme Court wades into redistricting case

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    The process of redistricting relies on "wasted votes", a process pointed out by a law professor of the University of Chicago and a lawyer for the challengers. As proof, the judge accepted a standard the Democrats offered in their lawsuit - the voting " efficiency gap ". The court has already, recently struck down racial gerrymandering in North Carolina, where lawmakers are required to draw new maps before holding another election.
  • Arthur hopeful of World XI visit to Pakistan after Champions Trophy triumph

    Arthur hopeful of World XI visit to Pakistan after Champions Trophy triumph

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    Ten years ago, India and Pakistan had clashed against one another in an ICC final and Gambhir's knock of 77 helped India sail through wherein MS Dhoni lifted his first ICC Champions Trophy . Messages like "Win or Loss, We're with You", "We still love our Indian players", "you were sublime throughout the tournament, this was just one off day" etc.
  • Here is how Ram Nath Kovind emerged as NDA's presidential choice

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    Though Kumar's Mahadalit arguments have jolted Opposition leaders, they still believe that the Bihar chief minister will not go to the extent of joining hands with the BJP and support Kovind. Prime Minister Modi also spoke to Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar , Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister E Palaniswamy over NDA's presidential candidate pick.
  • Sarfraz named captain of ICC Champions Trophy Team

    Sarfraz named captain of ICC Champions Trophy Team

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    The turnaround against India in two weeks, from 124-run losers to 180-run winners and champions, was affirmation for Mickey Arthur, Pakistan's coach of 13 months. The win on Sunday also gave Pakistan their first-ever Champions Trophy title, while India have won the event twice - in 2002 and in the most recent competition before the year, 2013.
  • ICC to axe Champions Trophy for more T20 World Cups

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    Players were presented with bouquets. Fakhar hit 12 fours and three sixes before skying a catch off Hardik Pandya but Pakistan had the ideal platform to make the highest total in a Champions Trophy final . Gilchrist's record was formed in the ICC Cricket World Cup 1999. Afridi also exuded confidence that the Sarfraz Ahmed-led young brigade can become one of the top three teams in the world if they continue to produce such performances consistently.
  • Britain begins Brexit negotiations with EU

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    It comes as Boris Johnson sought to calm high tensions by claiming a deal can be sealed with "profit and honour" on both sides. Mr Barnier quoted one of the EU's founding fathers, Jean Monnet, saying in French: "Ce qui est important, ce n'est, ni d'être optimiste, ni pessimiste, mais d'être détermine".
  • Amir spell destroys India

    Amir spell destroys India

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    Azhar also continued his fine form, reaching fifty off 61 balls before he was run out following a mix-up with his partner. He celebrated with an extravagant twirl of his bat and kissed the turf as the Pakistan supporters sensed an unlikely win.
  • India thrash Pakistan 7-1 in Hockey World League Semi-Final

    India thrash Pakistan 7-1 in Hockey World League Semi-Final

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    Pakistan was also denied participation in the Junior Hockey World Cup in India . "The millions who watch cricket should switch to hockey where they will be treated to an entertaining game", says Oltmans. "We won't dwell on the Pakistan result and we'll prepare properly and look forward to the game against Canada and play for a fourth-place position".
  • EU's Barnier Hopes to Remove Brexit Uncertainties as Talks Begin

    EU's Barnier Hopes to Remove Brexit Uncertainties as Talks Begin

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    United Kingdom negotiator David Davis and the EU's Barnier have one key issue over the first weeks of talks: building trust after months of haggling over leaks and figures over the final bill that Britain would have to pay for leaving. The talks, at the European Commission headquarters in Brussels , kicked off just shy of a year after the "Brexit" referendum, in which U.K. voters, by a 52 percent to 48 percent margin, chose to leave the EU, and almost three months after U.K.
  • Ed Gillespie narrowly wins GOP primary for Governor

    Ed Gillespie narrowly wins GOP primary for Governor

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    By late Tuesday, statewide tallies showed Northam beat Perriello handily. "This fight will continue, and I'll continue to fight as long as you'll fight with me", Stewart told a roaring crowd of several dozen supporters. Democratic legislative candidate Josh King talks about his hopes for winning a Republican-controlled seat in the Virginia House of Delegates in his campaign headquarters in Woodbridge, Virginia, United States, May 8, 2017.
  • Amazon acquires Whole Foods

    Amazon acquires Whole Foods

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    While Amazon has only represented something of a distant threat to traditional supermarkets and grocers in the past, the acquisition of Whole Foods gives the online retailer a significant brick-and-mortar presence. Especially among millennials, is that right? Whole Foods is also among its partners, though the fate of their five-year contract may now be up in the air.
  • President Trump Admits: 'I Am Being Investigated for Firing the FBI Director'

    President Trump Admits: 'I Am Being Investigated for Firing the FBI Director'

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    Building a case for obstruction of justice against the president, based exclusively on the testimony of a man who has demonstrably contradicted his own sworn testimony, for allegedly exercising his executive power, in a case that has already been shown to be nonsense, could best be described the way President Trump described it in his tweet: a witch hunt .
  • Despite Tweets That Say Otherwise, Lawyers Insist Trump Is Not Under Investigation

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    The attorney also maintained that there could not be any investigation into Trump's firing of James Comey as FBI director because the president had full constitutional authority to oust the agency head. Richard Burr, R-N.C., the Chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee , the former director dodged. Mueller is investigating Kushner's finances and business dealings in relation to the Russian Federation probe, The Washington Post reported Friday.
  • Opposition's views taken into account in picking Kovind: Naidu

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    State BJP President Tapir Gao has also welcomed the decision that Bihar Governor and senior BJP leader Ram Nath Kovind would be the Presidential candidate of the BJP-led ruling NDA at the Centre. "When (Home Minister) Rajnath Singh and (Information and Broadcasting Minister M.) Venkaiah Naidu met (Congress President) Sonia Gandhi , we had expected some names from them for discussion".
  • Understanding Congressional Confusion on Health Care

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    White House spokesman Sean Spicer pointed to "very good" progress on the bill, but he declined to say whether White House aides had even seen a draft. This process defies two centuries of Senate tradition that says the upper chamber is the statesmanlike brake on the passions of the more raucous House.
  • Two EU staff killed in Mali attack: Mogherini

    Two EU staff killed in Mali attack: Mogherini

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    One of the extremists was wounded but managed to escape, according to the statement. "A Malian solider was killed and four civilians: one Franco-Malian, one Franco-Gabonese, one Chinese and one Portuguese", said Mali's security minister, Salif Traore .
  • Attorney: Trump not under investigation

    Attorney: Trump not under investigation

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    Sekulow made numerous same arguments on the Sunday news shows, though he told Fox News Sunday that he couldn't read Mueller's mind and that he couldn't say with 100 percent certainty that Trump wasn't being investigated. The two were formerly law partners at Washington firm WilmerHale. Mueller operates with day-to-day independence of Rosenstein, but Rosenstein still oversees how the investigation is funded.
  • GOP Official: Scalise Shooting Will Win Ga. Election for Us

    GOP Official: Scalise Shooting Will Win Ga. Election for Us

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    Some were fairly tame, but most were the extreme campaign rhetoric that many are all too used to seeing during any election cycle. The ad connected Democrats with the shooting, stating that a win for Ossoff (the Democrat) would be a win for extremism.
  • In spite of tweet, lawyer insists Trump not under investigation

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    Next, on Friday morning, Trump announced to the world he is under investigation: "I am being investigated for firing the FBI Director by the man who told me to fire the FBI Director!" Comey's testimony also strongly suggested that special counsel Robert Mueller is now investigating possible criminal activity by Trump himself.
  • Mumbai blasts: 6 convicted; 1 acquitted

    Mumbai blasts: 6 convicted; 1 acquitted

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    Karimullah Sheikh was convicted on charges of smuggling arms. He organised funds for arms, arranged videos of provocative speeches and arranged for visas for co-accused in 1993 Mumbai serial blasts case . According to section 34C, in the case of extradition from a country which does not have death penalty, if the offence is punishable with it, then in place of it, the accused is liable for imprisonment for life.
  • Senate Democrat: Any White House Tapes Due Friday

    Senate Democrat: Any White House Tapes Due Friday

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    As acting attorney general in matters related to the presidential election - due to Attorney General Jeff Sessions' recusal - Rosenstein has oversight over Special Counsel Robert Mueller , who The Washington Post reported has expanded the Russian Federation inquiry to include a probe of whether Trump obstructed justice.
  • The Belmont Stakes: What you need to know

    The Belmont Stakes: What you need to know

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    Two of those involved oh-so-close photo finishes, when Commissioner missed by a head against Tonalist in 2014 and Destin was nipped by nothing more than Creator's nose previous year. " Tapwrit was getting a lovely trip", Pletcher told reporters. He's good from the gate. "Through the years, there's been some pretty good-priced horses ".
  • BJP picks Dalit leader as Indian presidential candidate

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    Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP chief Amit Shah kept their cards close to their chest while choosing candidate for the presidential elections, ensuring that a broad consensus emerged on their choice. It is highly unlikely that any Opposition candidate would be able to gather enough support to defeat Kovind as BJP is only a little shy of reaching the 50 per cent of total electoral college.
  • Ready to face midterm elections, says a defiant Fadnavis

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    In fact, on at least two previous occasions, the Sena had jolted the NDA by supporting Congress nominees - former President Pratibha Patil in 2009 and later current President Pranab Mukherjee in 2012. So, the Shiv Sena is upset with this fact. "We didn't expect this from them", said Azad. The Congress, the Left Front and the Trinamool Congress are waiting for the BJP to name its candidate.
  • Russian Federation issues strong statement after United States coalition downs Syrian jet

    Russian Federation issues strong statement after United States coalition downs Syrian jet

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    In a sign of the deepening complexity of the brutal civil war, the United States air force downed a Syrian Su-22 plane on Sunday after it dropped bombs near the American-backed Syrian Democratic Forces fighting IS. The review resulted in an "annihilation campaign" aimed at killing all IS fighters, and saw commanders gain greater autonomy to make battlefield decisions and approve strikes.
  • Scalise was close to death when he arrived at the hospital: doctor

    Scalise was close to death when he arrived at the hospital: doctor

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    The gunman, 66-year-old James T. Hodgkinson of Belleville, Illinois, was shot and killed by responding officers. Medstar Washington Hospital Centre released the update on behalf of the Scalise family. The annual congressional baseball game in Washington has been hailed as a rare and welcome moment of unity among lawmakers of both major parties.
  • So It Begins: Britain Kicks Off Brexit Negotiations With EU

    So It Begins: Britain Kicks Off Brexit Negotiations With EU

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    U.K. TV giant ITV has said since the Brexit vote that the European Union exit has cast a shadow over TV advertising as it has caused "economic uncertainty ". While a member, the United Kingdom enjoyed free trade with the rest of bloc - a market that buys 44% of its exports and supplies 53% of its imports.