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Sports Real Madrid set to raid Manchester United for three stars
Author: 0 Real Madrid set to raid Manchester United for three stars

The underachievement is consistent. Still set on a "weakened team" before next week's second leg against Liverpool , or go all out to give the fans what they really desire by getting the job done in this of all games? It will also be impossible for The Citizens not to have one eye on the game next week against Liverpool which in reality is a far bigger game than this and they have a mountain to climb.

Author: 0 Yes, Facebook is scanning your messages for abuse

Facebook also acknowledged this week that almost all of its 2.2 billion users may have had their public data scraped by "malicious actors" it did not name. "That's why today we're announcing important changes to the way we manage ads and Pages on Facebook as well as Instagram". And a searchable political ads archive will be available by June.

Sports Ministry of Defence official website hacked; Nirmala Sitharaman says 'action initiated'
Author: 0 Ministry of Defence official website hacked; Nirmala Sitharaman says 'action initiated'

Another official said Chinese hackers may be involved in defacing the website. She says that the website will be restored shortly. In a shocking failure of technology, the website of India's defence ministry was hacked on Friday evening by notorious elements and some Chinese characters were allegedly appearing on the website, indicating the involvement of Chinese hackers.

Sports Bahrain GP: Ferrari ahead of struggling Mercedes
Author: 0 Bahrain GP: Ferrari ahead of struggling Mercedes

Raikkonen's time of one minute, 29.8 seconds on the 5.4km desert circuit was a fraction quicker than Vettel's. Verstappen edged Ricciardo by 0.006secs but Ricciardo would have been expected to be the faster Red Bull had he not been blocked by Bottas because Verstappen's weekend was compromised by missing the entire first session.

Sports New Orleans Saints trying to steal Cameron Meredith from Bears
Author: 0 New Orleans Saints trying to steal Cameron Meredith from Bears

ESPN's Adam Schefter reported Friday that the #New Orleans Saints had signed wide receiver #Cameron Meredith to an offer sheet. The Bears were swift to match the offer sheet Kyle Fuller signed with the Green Bay Packers. In two seasons in Chicago, Meredith has 77 receptions, 1,008 receiving yards and 4 touchdowns. Meredith visited the Saints , Colts and Ravens in recent weeks.

Sports Russian GP wants to bring back 'grid girls' for race in September
Author: 0 Russian GP wants to bring back 'grid girls' for race in September

The since-deleted post, which showcases, from above, five different women with " grid girls " outfits - skintight jumpsuits with chest-deep necklines - echoed comments made by Monaco organizer Michel Boeri, who said his "only problem" with F1 owner Liberty Media is its plan to replace grid girls with "grid kids," noting that the girls are "beautiful" and " the cameras will be on them ".

Sports Bulldogs sweep Pirates in EIAC track meet
Author: 0 Bulldogs sweep Pirates in EIAC track meet

For the boys, junior Quentin Nelson won the javelin event with a throw of 149-00. In the 100 dash, K.J. Johnson and Fry placed third and fourth with respective times of 11.763 and 11.766 seconds. "The senior added a top-five finish in the shot put (fifth, 35'10½"), while finishing seventh in the high jump (5'9¾") and eighth in the long jump (20'1¾").

Sports Tiger Woods pleased with 73 in opening Masters round
Author: 0 Tiger Woods pleased with 73 in opening Masters round

He managed to find the positives. "I have no more pain in my back", Woods told ESPN . So, basically, he played the 15th hole in 8-over and the other 17 in 1-over. Spieth, who was the last man on the practice green Wednesday evening, declined to say exactly what that trigger is but he did say that's he "significantly" more comfortable than he was just three weeks at the WGC-Match Play in Austin.

Sports Lashkar-e-Taiba militants behead youth in Bandipora
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Two days after a Kashmiri youth was abducted by militants from his house in Bonkhan Mohalla of Hajin area in north Kashmir, his headless body was found today near his place of residence. Security forces are on the look out for the terrorists responsible for the said acts, said a police official. The police have launched a search for his son, he said.

Sports Allardyce hopes Everton can take advantage of Liverpool's Champions League distractions
Author: 0 Allardyce hopes Everton can take advantage of Liverpool's Champions League distractions

Former captains for each side Steven Gerrard and Phil Neville have each been sent off twice. "And I think if you ask Everton fans "Are they enjoying what they're watching?' the answer is "No". "Because that will be really tough, and probably Everton are more happy about the game (kickoff time) than we are, and that's not fair". It is more than seven years and 16 matches since the blue half of the city was able to celebrate victory over their closest rivals, with Liverpool winning ...

Sports Atletico and Arsenal in control in Europa League
Author: 0 Atletico and Arsenal in control in Europa League

Arsenal are likely to have to beat the might of Atletico Madrid to end their season on a high, though, as the favourites for the competition eased past Sporting Lisbon 2-0 in the first leg of their quarter-final. RB Leipzig lead French giants Marseille 1-0 as German worldwide striker Timo Werner got the only goal for the Bundesliga side. CSKA quickly leveled when Aleksandr Golovin curled a free kick from 20 meters over the defensive wall and into the top corner.

Sports DiVincenzo, strong 'D' lead Villanova to NCAA title
Author: 0 DiVincenzo, strong 'D' lead Villanova to NCAA title

PREVIEW: No. 1-seeded Villanova will attempt to capture its second national championship in three years when it battles MI on Monday night in San Antonio. After the hot start, the Wildcats made it a point to stop Wagner for the rest of the game, which for the most was able to do. Canning 3-pointers, scoring off the dribble and even drilling one long jumper over two defenders, DiVincenzo put MI in a hole it wasn't about to escape.

Sports Max Holloway medically unfit to fight as UFC 223 descends into farce
Author: 0 Max Holloway medically unfit to fight as UFC 223 descends into farce

That said, Diaz, whose last two fights have come against McGregor, wasn't going to let his longtime rival off the hook. Nurmagomedov will now NOT be able to fight for the lightweight belt. His bout with Brandon Moreno is off the card. It was revealed yesterday that the Notorious would be stripped of his lightweight title , and it would be on the line at UFC 223 .

Sports Rams say they've had their eye on Brandin Cooks for a while
Author: 0 Rams say they've had their eye on Brandin Cooks for a while

There have been countless stories of National Football League players finding out they've been traded via ESPN or Twitter rather than hearing first hand from their now-former club that they've been dealt. Cooks did have to playfully bat down one rumor that had already excited Rams fans: Although he has met Goff several times, and although they share the same agent, they haven't already had throwing sessions before the trade.

Sports UEFA charges Barcelona after objects were thrown in Champions League clash
Author: 0 UEFA charges Barcelona after objects were thrown in Champions League clash

Ernesto Valverde's side will travel to Rome for the second leg on Tuesday, Edin Dzeko's away goal having given the Italian club the smallest glimmer of hope. "Tonight they had help both from the referee and from us". Dzeko could have won a penalty in the ninth minute when he was pushed over by Nelson Semedo and winger Diego Perotti failed to hit the target from a free header at the start of the second half when they were only a goal down.

Sports Plain Barca fail to impress Valverde in Roma win
Author: 0 Plain Barca fail to impress Valverde in Roma win

Roma had managed the game well until De Rossi's own goal and Dzeko could have won an early penalty when he was pushed over by Nelson Semedo and winger Diego Perotti failed to hit the target from a free header at the start of the second half.

Sports MI vs CSK 1st match: Head-to-head and other interesting stats
Author: 0 MI vs CSK 1st match: Head-to-head and other interesting stats

IPL 2018 Opening Ceremony will be broadcast on Star Sports 1, Star Sports 1 HD, Star Sports Select 1 and Star Sports Select 1 HD in English Commentary. The pressure will be on Chennai Super Kings , as it returns after a ban of two years against the defending champions from last year. Suresh Raina, back in the Chennai Super Kings yellow jersey, will be at the centre of the team's batting plans.

Sports Australia smash team pursuit world record as England take silver
Author: 0 Australia smash team pursuit world record as England take silver

Gold Coast: Australian boxer Taylah Robertson has become the first medallist of the 21st Commonwealth Games without even stepping into the ring after she got a bye straight into the 51kg category women's semi-finals. "I want the gold medal and I am not going into the ring here to win bronze, said Robertson". In the men's race, Olympic gold and silver medallists Alistair and Jonny Brownlee of England trailed home 10th and seventh as the 2016 bronze-winner Henri Schoeman accelerated away for ...