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'It's sportswashing, plain and simple': Amnesty International slams proposed takeover of Newcastle 

'It's sportswashing, plain and simple': Amnesty International slams proposed takeover of Newcastle 

2 hours ago   |   Daily Mail   |   3 articles

A Saudi takeover of Newcastle would be 'sportswashing' according to human rights body Amnesty International.The Premier League club are understood to be in talks with two...
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The BBC has apologized after it used footage of LeBron James during a news segment on Kobe Bryant's death

The BBC has apologized after it used footage of LeBron James during a news segment on Kobe Bryant's death

5 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

The BBC News at 10 aired footage of LeBron James during a news segment about the unexpected death of Kobe Bryant on Sunday. Bryant was one of the nine people who died in a...
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Jamie Durent: Brian Rice's gambling admission should be food for thought at Scottish FA

5 hours ago   |   Press and Journal

Gambling and football have become intertwined. With the sport distancing itself from partnerships with alcohol companies - Tennent's and Carling used to sponsor the top leagues...
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Kobe Bryant: BBC uses footage of wrong basketball player during broadcast

6 hours ago   |   The Independent

Editor blames 'human error' as one critic says: "I wish this careless mistake surprised me. It does not'
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Manager hits out over 'vile' player abuse during Larne v Glentoran game

Manager hits out over 'vile' player abuse during Larne v Glentoran game

9 hours ago   |   Belfast telegraph

Football fans are being urged to remember players are human beings after one was subjected to "vile" abuse at the Larne-Glentoran match on Saturday, at which the late Jerry...
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Here's how an ex-CIA officer and a tech entrepreneur are using AI to hunt sex traffickers on Super Bowl Sunday

Here's how an ex-CIA officer and a tech entrepreneur are using AI to hunt sex traffickers on Super Bowl Sunday

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Emil Mikhailov, founder of XIX, a computer vision startup, and Nic McKinley, founder of Deliver Fund, a nonprofit started by an ex-CIA agent, have teamed up to use AI to fight...
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Jacques Nienaber takes over Springbok coaching reins

2 days ago   |   Planet Rugby

Jacques Nienaber was named as the new Springbok head coach on Friday as part of a revised coaching panel that will report directly to Rassie Erasmus, South Africa's director of...
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Jacques Nienaber takes over Springbok coaching reins

3 days ago   |   Planet Rugby

Jacques Nienaber was named as the new Springbok head coach on Friday as part of a revised coaching panel that will report directly to Rassie Erasmus, South Africa's director of...
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Manchester United's Ed Woodward: admired by Glazers, despised by fans

4 days ago   |   The Guardian

Frontman for the unpopular Glazer family is target of hateful chants now the manager no longer doubles as a human shield On Wednesday night Ed Woodward discovered another...
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Man's arm ‘exploded' after catheter was put in wrong

Man's arm ‘exploded' after catheter was put in wrong

7 days ago   |   Metro

Tony Bellingham thought his career, which has seen him make jewellery for Princess Diana, was over A goldsmith who made jewels for the Royal Family said he feels like his ‘arm...
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Kim Kardashian attends midnight Sunday Service in honour of Kobe Bryant

Kim Kardashian attends midnight Sunday Service in honour of Kobe Bryant

Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna, 13, were travelling to one of her basketball games in his private helicopter when it crashed in Calabasas, California on Sunday morning. Read more ...

Kobe Bryant dead: Full list of fatalities confirmed after horror helicopter...

Kobe Bryant dead: Full list of fatalities confirmed after horror helicopter crash

Kobe Bryant and his 13-year-old daughter, Gianna, were among nine people tragically killed in a helicopter crash in Calabasas on Sunday. Read more ...

Leeds announce loan signing of Jean-Kevin Augustin from RB Leipzig

Leeds announce loan signing of Jean-Kevin Augustin from RB Leipzig

Leeds, who currently sit second in the Championship after 28 matches, confirmed the initial loan move on Monday for Augustin, who completed a transfer to RB Leipzig in 2017. Read more ...

Jamie Vardy will be part of Leicester's squad to face Aston Villa in Carabao...

Jamie Vardy will be part of Leicester's squad to face Aston Villa in Carabao Cup quarter final

Brendan Rodgers has confirmed Jamie Vardy will be part of the Leicester squad for Tuesday's Carabao Cup clash with Aston Villa. Vardy has made a rapid recovery from a glute injury. Read more ...

US Army general says he's mourning a soldier killed in Syria instead of Kobe...

US Army general says he's mourning a soldier killed in Syria instead of Kobe Bryant

Many took offense at a general's comment for seeming to minimize the death of superstar Kobe Bryant, who died Sunday in a helicopter crash with his 13-year-old daughter and... Read more ...

'It's sportswashing, plain and simple': Amnesty International slams proposed...

'It's sportswashing, plain and simple': Amnesty International slams proposed takeover of Newcastle 

A Saudi takeover of Newcastle would be 'sportswashing' according to human rights body Amnesty International.The Premier League club are understood to be in talks with two... Read more ...

Diogo Dalot admits he has had a 'tough journey' at Manchester United after...

Diogo Dalot admits he has had a 'tough journey' at Manchester United after scoring first goal

The 20-year-old said his first United goal was personal to him as it was a 'release' of frustrations after his lack of game time, and felt that it was a reward for his hard... Read more ...

This map shows the exact path of Kobe Bryant's helicopter before it crashed...

This map shows the exact path of Kobe Bryant's helicopter before it crashed, killing all 9 people on board

NBA legend Kobe Bryant was killed in a helicopter crash in California on Sunday morning. His helicopter crashed in Calabasas as he was en route to the Mamba Sports Academy in... Read more ...

NBA 2K20 game pays tribute to Kobe Bryant

NBA 2K20 game pays tribute to Kobe Bryant

NBA 2K20's new splash page The tragic death of basketball legend Kobe Bryant has led to a massive in-game tribute in NBA 2K20, as developers speak of their grief. Best-selling... Read more ...

Arsenal aren't far away from being title challengers under Mikel Arteta...

Arsenal aren't far away from being title challengers under Mikel Arteta: Eddie Howe

Bournemouth host Arsenal in the FA Cup fourth round on Monday night, and the Gunners will be buoyed following their dramatic 2-2 draw against London rivals Chelsea with 10 men... Read more ...