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Source: The Guradian

PFA Team of the Year: Manchester United’s Paul Pogba a shock inclusion

Today 01:29 GMT

Ederson (Manchester City); Trent Alexander-Arnold (Liverpool), Aymeric Laporte (Manchester City), Virgil van Dijk (Liverpool), Andy Robertson (Liverpool); Paul Pogba (Manchester United), Fernandinho (Manchester City), Bernardo Silva (Manchester City); Raheem Sterling (Manchester City), Sergio Agüero (Manchester City), Sadio Mané (Liverpool).

Title chasing Manchester City and Liverpool dominated the The Professional Footballers’ Association’s team of the year when it was announced on Thursday but there was a surprise inclusion for Paul Pogba.

Source: BBC

'No passive screen time' for babies

Thursday 12:39 GMT

According to the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health, parents can ask themselves:. If a family are satisfied with their answers to these questions, then they are likely to be handling screen time well, the college says.

As well as warning against passive screen time, it says babies should not spend longer than an hour at a time strapped into a buggy, car seat or sling. It is the first time the WHO has made recommendations on physical activity, sedentary behaviour and sleep for children under five.

Source: Global News

Rising waters along St. John River force road closures, evacuations

Today 01:30 GMT

Water levels were predicted to reach 5.6 metres in Saint John Thursday as the provincial government warned residents that the waters are still expected to reach higher levels as the Saint John River continues to swell.

Rising St. John River to close portion of Trans-Canada Highway Wednesday evening. Officials reiterated previous warnings for residents to get out before conditions get worse.

Source: Fox News

Strzok-Page texts suggested using post-election briefing to gather information on Trump team

Today 01:30 GMT

Text messages between former FBI officials Peter Strzok and Lisa Page indicate they discussed using briefings to the Trump team after the 2016 election to identify people they could "develop for potential relationships," track lines of questioning and "assess" changes in "demeanor" – language one GOP lawmaker called “more evidence” of irregular conduct in the original Russia probe.

FOX NEWS EXCLUSIVE: INTERNAL FBI TEXT MESSAGES REVEAL DOJ CONCERNS OVER 'BIAS' IN KEY WARRANT TO SURVEIL TRUMP AIDE. Barr was criticized by Democrats for testifying earlier this month that “spying did occur” against the Trump campaign – an apparent reference to a well-documented surveillance warrant against Trump adviser Carter Page, among other incidents. Barr stressed that the question for him, as the DOJ reviews the conduct of the original investigation, is whether that "surveillance” was justified and based on solid intelligence.

Source: Common Domain

Tesla’s earnings were a ‘debacle,’ says longtime bull in scorching commentary

Today 01:30 GMT

Tesla Inc.’s first-quarter earnings and accompanying call with analysts was “one of (the) top debacles we have ever seen,” according to one longtime Tesla bull, who said Thursday he was throwing in the white towel and dropping his buy rating on the stock.

Daniel Ives of Wedbush cut his rating on Tesla TSLA, -1.89%  to neutral from outperform, the equivalent of buy, in a scorching note that reflected equal amounts of frustration and despair.

Source: Reuters

Breakingviews - Instagram is becoming Facebook’s sugar daddy

Thursday 21:51 GMT

Snapchat, Snap’s disappearing-messaging service, is the most popular social-media service, according to a recent Piper Jaffray study of 8,000 teens, but Instagram is the most used.

Engagement with Facebook’s original eponymous newsfeed is declining, though, and only 6 percent of the teens said it’s their favorite platform. Yet as Facebook chases Instagram revenue, it risks alienating users who partly like it because it has its own identity.

Source: Common Domain

Stock market gains altitude as tech shines, but 3M drags down the Dow

Today 01:30 GMT

U.S. stocks were mostly higher Thursday on the back of positive tech-sector results highlighted by Facebook Inc. and Microsoft Corp., but the Dow bucked the trend to head south after disappointing 3M Co. earnings.

“Over the last week not much has changed: the market continues to rally—little by little—taking a cue from positive market happenings and ignoring the negative headlines.” Facebook Inc. FB, +6.14% shares gained 6.2% after the social-media company reported revenue and profit that topped Wall Street estimates.

Source: Fox News

Prince Harry was ‘worried’ about not finding a partner, wanted to start a family quickly, book claims

Today 01:29 GMT

Britain’s Prince Harry was deeply concerned about what the future held for him before American actress Meghan Markle came along.

I think Harry genuinely worried about that, and one of the reasons he worried about that was because he wanted to find his life partner, and he wanted to be a dad. “Many of his friends, who up until that point had been eternal bachelors, were getting engaged, getting married.

Source: Fox News

Princeton valedictorian gets engaged to her 71-year-old former professor

Today 01:30 GMT

Princeton University’s 2016 valedictorian hit the books — then hit on her 71-year-old former professor, to whom she is now engaged.

Platt, who is 46 years younger than her fiancé, wrote in the post that she kept their relationship “private” for the past half year, but once they became engaged after about seven months of dates, she was ready to make the relationship public in a post that’s since garnered nearly 300 likes. She acknowledged that the announcement “will come as a surprise to many” and that the couple had concerns about their relationship, given their “different stages of life.”

Source: CTV

'The face of health-care crisis': Cancer patient calls out N.S. premier in viral video

Today 01:30 GMT

A Nova Scotia mom tearfully called out Premier Stephen McNeil in a video that has gone viral, saying her cancer went undiagnosed for years because of the province’s broken health care system.

Before ending her video, she challenges the premier again saying: “this is the face of the health-care crisis in Nova Scotia and I dare you to tell me otherwise.” On Thursday, McNeil told CTV Atlantic that he had watched part of the video and that he has asked representatives from the Nova Scotia Department of Health and Wellness to reach out to her.

Source: The Guradian

Diary of explorer David Livingstone's African attendant published

Thursday 12:39 GMT

The diary of an African attendant on the Scottish explorer David Livingstone’s final journey into the continent has been published online, containing the only handwritten witness account of the the Victorian missionary’s death in 1873.

Prof Adrian S Wisnicki, the director of Livingstone Online, a digital archive of documents about the explorer, said: “This diary shows us how Wainwright, through travelling with someone like Livingstone, is starting to see different African cultures and African people he meets through the eyes of a [European] explorer. There are elements in the diary where he’s trying to write in a Livingstonian mode.”

Source: Common Domain

Stocks struggle for altitude as investors parse Boeing, Caterpillar earnings

Thursday 12:39 GMT

Setting the tone Wednesday were earnings from heavyweight Dow components, Boeing BA, +0.97% and Caterpillar CAT, -3.38% with Boeing shares rising 0.7% Wednesday, despite the aerospace firm announcing core earnings-per-share that fell short of Wall Street expectations, while suspending guidance for 2019 due to uncertainty surrounding its 737 MAX aircraft and pausing its share-repurchase program.

U.S. stocks traded mixed Wednesday morning, a day after the S&P 500 and Nasdaq carved out their first records in months, completing a rebound from an ugly decline in the last three months of 2018.

Source: Fox News

Trump claims he 'never' told McGahn to fire Mueller, says he 'could have done it' himself

Today 01:29 GMT

President Trump on Thursday insisted he “never” told former White House Counsel Don McGahn to fire Special Counsel Robert Mueller, saying he could have done it himself, and had the “legal right to do so,” despite the special counsel’s report saying he instructed McGahn to have Mueller removed.

TRUMP VOWS TO FIGHT 'ALL' SUBPOENAS AGAINST ADMINISTRATION, CALLS DEMAND FOR MCGAHN TESTIMONY 'RIDICULOUS'. Mueller’s nearly 500-page report revealed that the special counsel did not find evidence of collusion between the 2016 Trump campaign and Russia—a conclusion Trump has touted and repeated for days.

Source: The Guradian

Say what Why film translators are in a war of words over subtitles

Today 01:29 GMT

Occasionally, you might thrill to Anthony Burgess’s English subtitles in alexandrine form for Cyrano de Bergerac (1990), or marvel at the bravura way Timur Bekmambetov threads animated subtitles into Night Watch (2004), or chuckle at the gaffes on old Hong Kong movies (“I have captured you by the short rabbits”).

Burley recalls that when he first started out, subtitles were stamped into the film stock using a wax and chemical bath method; the only way to correct typos would be to strike a new print.

Source: Reuters

Backstory: Tracking Africa’s smuggled gold

Today 01:30 GMT

It took Reuters journalists a few days of research to work out that the numbers coming out of Africa’s vast gold trade did not add up.

Reuters has now published the first results of all that work – an exclusive report on the billions of dollars' worth of gold spirited out of Africa every year through the United Arab Emirates, a gateway to markets in Europe, the United States and beyond. (here). It gives a rare picture of the scale of a hidden trade that is exposing workers to dangerous conditions and depriving African states of millions in customs revenues and taxes.

Source: BBC

Nasa lander 'detects first Marsquake'

Tuesday 22:45 GMT
Source: Common Domain

What to do when saving enough money to retire demands drastic action

Sunday 21:48 GMT
Source: Fox News

Maid of honor claims nearly 100 goldfish died after 'crappy' bride insisted on giving them as wedding favors

Monday 19:04 GMT
Source: The Guradian

Bolsonaro's motorbike escapade provokes helmet backlash

Monday 19:04 GMT
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Polly Higgins, lawyer who fought for recognition of 'ecocide', dies aged 50

Monday 14:30 GMT
Source: Common Domain

Logistics Report: Logistics for Thin Mints; Following the Robots; Resetting Railroad Maps

Monday 14:30 GMT
Source: Common Domain

Mastercard and Visa Stock Will Gain Because Strong Earnings Growth Will Continue, Analyst Says

Wednesday 16:21 GMT
Source: DW

China tries to allay fears over Belt and Road policy

Today 01:29 GMT
Source: Fox News

Newt Gingrich: China wants to replace America as THE global superpower -- Here's what we must learn

Today 01:30 GMT
Source: Fox News

Veterans should have choice on health care provider: Dan Caldwell

Thursday 17:16 GMT
Source: DW

Deutsche Bank hands over Donald Trump loan documents: reports

Thursday 21:51 GMT
Source: Common Domain

Trump says stocks have hit records ‘close to or over a 100 times’ since he took office — but he may be understating it

Thursday 19:06 GMT
Source: Global News

Netflix still eligible for Oscars as Academy keeps streaming rule unchanged

Thursday 12:39 GMT
Source: BBC

China pushes Belt and Road to world leaders

Today 01:29 GMT

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