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Putin praises Trump, says US political system eating itself

MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin lavished praise on President Donald Trump, but added that he was sorely disappointed with the U.S. …

Russia

Here Is The Most Popular Book In Each State

Colorado and Kansas just don't give a f*ck.

Books

'This is not going to end well': Trump's friends and allies are worried he's spiraling out of control — and they say this time is different

President Donald Trump's friends and confidantes are reportedly more worried about his emotional health than ever before.<p>As Trump becomes ever more focused on perceived attacks against him, constantly obsesses over TV coverage, and lashes out at friends and foes alike in public, many close to him …

Donald Trump

Neymar wilts in Madrid as superclub tie descends into Disneyfied dystopia

Two superclubs! The most successful club in European history! The other a club that has just arranged the two most expensive transfers in history! Cristiano Ronaldo v Neymar, the ageing great against the rising star! Skill! Tricks! Flair! Late drama! Rabonas, backheels, dribbles! There was plenty …

Soccer

Man Utd angry with Gareth Bale as Real Madrid set summer price tag

<b>Gareth Bale will be sold in the summer should anyone be willing to meet Real Madrid’s €90million price tag, but Man Utd are out of the running,</b> …

Borussia Dortmund open to selling €45m Man Utd, Liverpool target

<b>After compiling a forward line of Alexis Sanchez, Romelu Lukaku, Marcus Rashford and Anthony Martial, Jose Mourinho will look to his midfield in the</b> …

The Munich disaster 60 years on: 'They were the best team by far'

Geoffrey Fink, a Manchester United season-ticket holder since 1945, and his wife Ruth have vivid memories of the air crash and its aftermath<p>Even now, on the 60th anniversary, recalling the Munich air disaster moves Geoffrey Fink to tears. “At the time, yeah, I cried,” says Fink, 85 years old and a …

Soccer

Paper Talk: Hazard brothers feature in complex four-way trade

<b>Chelsea could look to replace Eden Hazard with an £80m Manchester City star as the winger merry-go-round goes into overdrive, while Liverpool look</b> …

Liverpool and Arsenal Reportedly Targeting Hoffenheim Midfielder Kerem Demirbay

Liverpool and Arsenal are reportedly eyeing Hoffenheim midfielder Kerem Demirbay, and both clubs are considering meeting his £28 million release clause.<p>According to <i>Sport Bild</i> (via Owen Fulda in the <i>Daily Star</i>), the two clubs have been tracking the 24-year-old since he appeared for Germany at the …

Soccer

The Moto Z2 Play is $150 off for Valentine’s Day

Nothing says ‘I love you’ like a midrange Android phone<p>Vox Media has affiliate partnerships. These do not influence editorial content, though Vox Media may earn commissions for products purchased via affiliate links. For more information, see our ethics policy.<p>Valentine’s Day is fast approaching, …

Michael Olunga congratulates Victor Wanyama for wonder goal

Mauricio Pochettino and Harry Kane also congratulated the former Celtic and Southampton midfielder<p><b>Michael Olunga</b> has congratulated his Harambee Stars Captain, <b>Victor Wanyama</b> for his wonder goal against Liverpool over the weekend.<p>Wanyama pounced on a rebound after Liverpool goalkeeper, <b>Loris Karius</b> …

Romelu Lukaku Names the Brazilian Player He Idolised Growing Up & Reveals Why He Chose Man Utd

Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku has revealed that his dream of playing under current boss Jose Mourinho was a big factor in his decision to …

Soccer

Huawei launches the Honor 9 Lite quad-lens smartphone globally

Chinese smartphone giant Huawei has unveiled its first Honor-branded Lite smartphone for the global market.<p>The Honor 9 Lite launched in India a few weeks ago, and today the company revealed that the device will now be “available globally,” including in Europe. But the company didn’t reveal when — …

Mobile Technology

Maldives high court annuls order freeing jailed politicians

MALE, Maldives (AP) — Three Maldives Supreme Court justices on Tuesday annulled their own order to free a group of imprisoned opposition politicians …

Antonio Guterres

Man Utd and Liverpool-linked De Vrij reaches agreement with Lazio over new deal

The Biancocelesti have triggered an agreement with the Netherlands defender and are now waiting to hear back from the player's agency<p>Lazio have reached “complete agreement” with Stefan de Vrij over a new contract and are waiting to hear back from the player's agency.<p>De Vrij, 26, has been linked …

Atletico Tie Down Sime Vrsaljko Until June 2022 as Full-Back Pens New Rojiblancos Deal

Atletico Madrid have announced that Sime Vrsaljko has committed his future to the club by penning a new four-and-a-half year deal.<p>The Croatia …

Samsung Galaxy S9 review

The Samsung Galaxy S9 is the phone that's supposed to lead the charge where the Galaxy S8, one of the best phones we've ever tested, left off - but …

Phones

China's Huawei has promised to spend £3 billion sourcing tech and services from the UK post-Brexit

Huawei, the Chinese smartphone and telecoms giant, has promised to spend £3 billion over the next five years on buying technology, intellectual property, and services from the UK.<p>Huawei has described the promised cash as a procurement commitment, meaning it will source anything from chipset IP to …

Cloud computing will virtually replace traditional data centers within three years

Cloud data center traffic will represent 95 percent of total data center traffic by 2021, says Cisco.<p>The use of cloud computing services and …

Resource Planning

Erdogan says U.S. has 'calculations' against Turkey, Iran, Russia in Syria | Reuters

ANKARA (Reuters) - The United States is working against the interests of Turkey, Iran and maybe Russia in northern Syria, where it is sending in military supplies to an area controlled by Kurdish-dominated forces, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday.<p>Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan addresses …

Middle East

Mercedes-Benz apologizes to Chinese for quoting Dalai Lama

BEIJING/SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Mercedes-Benz apologized to Chinese consumers on Tuesday for an Instagram post showing one of its luxury cars along with a quote from exiled Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama, whom Beijing considers a dangerous separatist.<p>In a statement on its official Weibo, the …

Porsche pummeled, Corvettes crushed as Philippines' Duterte shows he's tough on tax-dodging | Reuters

MANILA (Reuters) - Bulldozers and backhoes pounded more than two dozen seized luxury cars in the Philippines on Tuesday, including Porsches, Mercedes, Jaguars and Corvettes, in a dramatic demolition showcasing the no-nonsense leader’s crackdown on crime and corruption.<p>A bulldozer destroys condemned …

Asia