Romelu Lukaku scores 11-minute hat-trick in Everton win at Sunderland

Romelu Lukaku scored a second-half hat-trick in Evertons 3-0 victory over Sunderland at the Stadium of Light Romelu Lukaku reminded everyone that form is temporary but class permanent by demolishing Sunderlands fast-folding defence courtesy of a second-half hat-trick. Quite apart from pouring scorn on suggestions about Evertons centre-forward possibly losing his domestic scoring touch, the […]

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Boston police department’s body camera program launches after delays

The pilot program began after the citys largest police union tried to stall with an injunction claiming the commissioner breached volunteer agreement terms The Boston police departments body camera program launched on Monday after repeated delays by the citys largest police union. The six-month pilot program began as scheduled and without a hitch, a department […]

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World Health Organisation should outsource key duties, experts say

British Medical Journal report advises fundamental overhaul of the WHO to avoid loss of funding, warning it is at risk of repeating mistakes of the Ebola crisis Global public health experts have called for fundamental and extensive reform of the World Health Organisation (WHO) including major outsourcing of key activities, warning that the organisation is […]

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George Clooney-backed report: South Sudan president profits from civil war

The simple fact is theyre stealing the money to fund their militias to attack and kill one another, Clooney told a press conference in Washington The president of George Clooney. Salva Kiir, his former deputy Riek Machar and associates of both men have looted the country in accumulating wealth that includes multimillion-dollar mansions, top-of-the-range cars […]

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Acid attack survivors take the catwalk in London fashion show

British Asian Trust and womens rights charity GMSP event is to raise awareness of violence against women Laxmi [she doesnt use a surname] was 15 when a man poured acid all over her face, while she was walking in the marketplace in her home of Delhi. Her attacker, a 32-year-old man, the brother of her […]

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Art at the So Paulo biennial in pictures

The subtitle of the second oldest art biennial after Venice is Incerteza Viva (Live Uncertainty), and the artists on show expressed the turmoil of modern-day Brazil and beyond Read more: https://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/gallery/2016/sep/12/sao-paulo-biennial-incerteza-vivain-art-pictures

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Turkey has detained a prominent novelist. We unite to say this vendetta must end

Ahmet Altan and his brother, Mehmet Altan, were taken away in a dawn raid on Saturday. We call for his release and for freedom of expression to be respected We the undersigned call upon democrats throughout the world, as well as those who care about the future of Turkey and the region in which it […]

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NFL week one round-up: Rodgers back to best with Green Bay Packers

Aaron Rodgers threw two touchdown passes and ran for another as the Packers won, while there were also victories for the Eagles, Bengals, Texans and Vikings Green Bay Packers 27-23 Jacksonville Jaguars Aaron Rodgers threw two touchdown passes and ran for another score, leading the Green Bay Packers to a 27-23 victory against the Jacksonville […]

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Mario Balotelli bags double and says Liverpool was worst mistake of my life

Mario Balotelli scores twice on debut for Nice in 3-2 defeat of Marseille, then says I didnt like Liverpool Mario Balotelli was once again making headlines on and off the field, scoring twice on his Nice debut before calling his Liverpool move the worst mistake of my life. The Italy international,

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Raiders goes for two-point conversion and show value of risking it all

On Sunday, Jack Del Rio decided to take a gamble that would have cost them the game if it had failed. The thought process and results were admirable For tough men in a game pumped with bravado NFL coaches are a gutless group. They would rather lose safely than take risks to win. They plan […]

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