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August 21, 2017 4:00 PM Manchester City's Samir Nasri completes move to Turkish side Antalyaspor completes move to Turkish side Antalyaspor

Samir Nasri, who scored 27 goals in 176 appearances for City and won both the league title and the League Cup twice, ends a six-year spell at the club. Samir Nasri has completed his move from Manchester City to Turkish side Antalyaspor, signing a two-year deal, the Premier League side said on Monday. Nasri, who scored 27 goals in 176 appearances for City and won both the league

August 21, 2017 10:25 AM Marseille bus stop hit by van, one dead and driver arrested

A woman has been killed after a van struck a bus shelter in the southern French city of Marseille, police say. The driver has been arrested. His vehicle had struck another bus shelter in a different district of the city earlier in the morning, seriously injuring one person. French prosecutors say the case is not being treated as a terrorist incident 4

August 20, 2017 4:56 PM Alonso ruins Spurs’ Wembley house-warming

LONDON, United Kingdom, Aug 20 – Tottenham Hotspur made a losing start to life as Wembley’s full-time tenants after Marcos Alonso’s double earned Premier League champions Chelsea a 2-1 victory on Sunday. The Spaniard struck either side of a late Michy Batshuayi own goal to get Chelsea back to winning ways after their opening 3-2 loss at home to Burnley 6

August 18, 2017 8:55 PM Monaco set new Ligue 1 record with 15th straight victory

Monaco set a new Ligue 1 record as a 1-0 win at Metz made them the first team to win 15 consecutive matches in the French top flight. They made light of the absence of Paris St Germain target Kylian Mbappe, who was left out, with fellow striker Radamel Falcao grabbing the only goal of the game in the 78th minute. After finishing last season with 12 successive 2

August 18, 2017 1:25 PM In aftermath of Barcelona attack, unease over Ramblas security

BARCELONA (Reuters) - Spanish authorities came under fire on Friday from shocked Barcelona residents and holidaymakers for not better protecting the city's most famous thoroughfare against a deadly van attack in the heart of a packed tourist haunt. Thirteen people were killed on Thursday afternoon when a van driven by a suspected Islamist militant mounted 3

August 18, 2017 4:33 AM The Latest: Catalan govt ties attacks in Cambrils, Barcelona

The Catalan government says an attack in the seaside resort town of Cambrils is linked to the vehicle attack on a popular Barcelona promenade that killed 13 people. The region’s Interior Minister Joaquin Forn told local radio RAC1 early Friday that the Cambrils attack “follows the same trail. There is a connection.” He did not explain what connected 2

August 17, 2017 10:13 AM ICC rules jihadist liable for 2.7 mn euros for Timbuktu destruction

By AGENCE FRANCE PRESSE, The Hague, Netherlands, Aug 17 – War crimes judges said Thursday that a Malian jihadist was liable for 2.7 million euros in personal damages for destroying Timbuktu’s fabled shrines in 2012, as they ordered reparations in a landmark ruling. The International Criminal Court ordered that the victims of the razing of the fabled 8

August 14, 2017 2:26 PM 70 years of pain across the India-Pakistan border

By Wambui Waweru, WAGAH, India, Aug 14 – From barbed grins in a carefully synchronised daily flag ceremony to murderous exchanges across barbed wire in Kashmir, the India-Pakistan border is a 70-year-old scar that will not heal. Thousands will cheer at the Wagah border crossing this week as the two countries celebrate the anniversaries of their independence 3

August 14, 2017 4:29 AM Many killed when gunmen attack Burkina Faso restaurant

Several foreigners were killed when terrorists attacked a Turkish restaurant in Ouagadougou, the capital of Burkina Faso, officials say. Police and soldiers have killed at least three assailants. At least 17 people were killed and eight others wounded in the attack, Communications Minister Remi Dandjinou told reporters early on Monday, adding that one French 2

August 12, 2017 10:23 AM Giroud header seals Arsenal win in season-opening thriller

Arsenal had to come from behind twice to beat Leicester City 4-3 in a thriller as the Premier League season got off to a flying start on Friday with Arsene Wenger's substitutions turning the match around at The Emirates. Olivier Giroud came off the bench to head a late winner after Aaron Ramsey had brought Arsenal level at 3-3 following a Jamie Vardy 8