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The kid played fantastic - Rashford display delights Mourinho

With United still fighting in the Europa League they remain outsiders to finish in the top four, but Darmian says Sunday's win has kept their hopes alive. Herrera looked to have handled the ball in the build-up to that goal but he wasn't penalized. Chelsea was without first-choice goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois, who was injured, and wing back Marcos Alonso pulled out of the game during the warm-up after suffering from a virus during the week. Read More »

Bus bomb attack on Aleppo civilians "likely a war crime", UN says

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The blast hit buses carrying Shi'ite residents as they waited to cross from rebel into government territory in an evacuation deal between the warring sides. "Some are believed to have been taken by armed opposition groups to opposition-controlled hospitals in Idleb Governorate", he said. Syrians, who were injured in auto bombing that targeted buses carrying evacuees from the Kefraya and Foua villages, sit in a tent on the Syrian-Turkish border in Idlib province on April 17, 2017. Read More »

Sorry, Brexit will probably be unaffected by the general election

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May returned from an Easter break in the Welsh mountains to announce that she would make a televised statement on an undisclosed subject early Tuesday outside 10 Downing St. The two factors which clearly prompted a spectacular U turn were her failure to develop a credible Brexit strategy and even more pointedly the freefall suffered by the Labour opposition under Jeremy Corbyn. Read More »

Thirty-six ISIS militants killed by 'mother of all bombs': Afghan officials

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The number of Islamic State fighters killed by a massive U.S. bomb in eastern Afghanistan has almost tripled to at least 90, Afghan officials said on Saturday. However, Democratic lawmakers questioned the intentions behind the use of such a bomb. US helicopters continued to launch strikes near the village Saturday, providing cover for Afghan troops and USA military advisers on the ground. Read More »

Ex South Korean President Park Geun-Hye Formally Indicted

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In the indictment on Monday, the number of criminal charges against Park increased to 18, including bribery, coercion, abuse of office and illegal leaking of government secrets. Park (65), who was elected South Korea's first female president in late 2012, will be forced to stand in court in handcuffs, bound with rope and possibly dressed in a prisoners uniform. Read More »

China says US wants diplomatic solution to North Korea standoff

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It is his first trip to Asia as vice president. But if Pyongyang is nervous that global sanctions are about to bite, it has not shown it, and senior officials have vowed to continue nuclear and ballistic missile tests. "From what we know of North Korean missiles, the propulsion technology in particular is fairly primitive with no digital or electronics to be hacked", said Schilling said. Read More »

McDonald's order trips up Facebook slaying suspect

Authorities received a tip that Stephens white 2016 Ford Fusion was parked at a McDonalds in Erie. "There was a short pursuit in which the vehicle was stopped". Investigators say 37-year-old Stephens shot and killed 74-year-old Robert Godwin Sr . on Sunday then posted the gruesome video of the killing to Facebook. Read More »

Isco insists his future is at Real Madrid

When we want everyone, they're there. "We will need to use all our quality". "(The players) all lost concentration, we weren't switched on for the free-kick (that led to Sporting's second goal )". Zidane, who took over the first team after the sacking of Rafa Benitez in January 2016, is still in the hunt for La Liga and Champions League glory this season. Read More »

Tory MPs could face expenses prosecution before June election

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Up to 30 people could face charges over Conservative breaches of election spending rules in 2015, according to the Crown Prosecution Service. If charges were proved, contests would have to be run again. It is not possible to say how many are MPs and how many are agents but it is understood to be a large number and it is believed that the possible prosecutions will be of MPs and election agents. Read More »

United Kingdom election on June 8 aims to put Brexit fears to rest

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May suggested that a vote was necessary as she prepared to negotiate the UK's exit from the European Union, discussions which were being undermined by divisions in Westminster. One impact of May's election move could be to deprive the European Union of its clearest and most important advantage in the fast-approaching Brexit negotiations: time. Read More »

Georgia Special Election Results Hang In Suspense

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The seat then became vacant when Price was appointed Secretary of Health and Human Services by Mr. Trump earlier this year. The hotly contested race carried major implications as a gauge of the President's popularity - and Trump himself seemed to grasp the high stakes, playing a direct role in its closing days. Read More »

General Election 2017: Jeremy Corbyn is not electable, say Star readers

He said: "I understand the decision and I feel her frustration at times - other political parties are trying to stall the process of Brexit and are trying to make that job more hard". If you want a Britain that is open, tolerant and united, this is your chance. "Only the Liberal Democrats can prevent a Conservative majority". He recently called for mandatory equality training for bus drivers, and backed a greater effort in tackling HIV/AIDS. Read More »

Trump Settles on N. Korea Policy of 'Maximum Pressure & Engagement'

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British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson on Saturday urged North Korea to abide by United Nations resolutions and stop its pursuit of nuclear weapons, as the reclusive state brandished its military might. Air China and North Korea's Air Koryo are the only two airlines serving that route, with the latter operating on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. South Korea has a spotty record of tracking developments in North Korea, as information about the secretive, authoritarian state is often ... Read More »

Two men arrested for planning 'violent attack' in run-up to French election

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The Paris chief prosecutor added that a machine gun, two handguns and three kilograms of triacetone triperoxide (TATP) explosive were seized at one of the men's apartments. Ahead of Sunday's vote, most polls show Le Pen and centrist Emmanuel Macron running neck-and-neck with each candidate securing between 22 and 24 percent of the votes. Read More »

UK Prime Minister Theresa May Calls for Snap General Election in June

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Keith Wade, chief economist at fund manager Schroders, said: "A successful election would give May the mandate to pursue her own Brexit strategy". In a speech outside Downing Street, Prime Minister Theresa May said: "I have just chaired a meeting of the Cabinet, where we agreed that the Government should call a general election , to be held on June 8". Read More »

Sterling hits highest since December after PM calls for early election

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The prime minister said Westminster was failing to come together when stability was needed after the vote to leave the European Union. The election is seen as a chance for May to strengthen her hand as the United Kingdom enters into Brexit negotiations with the eurozone and after an opinion poll Monday showed the Conservatives with a 21-point lead over Labour. Read More »

National Pension Service Acquires 98089 Shares of Freeport-McMoRan Inc (FCX)

The firm has "Mkt Perform" rating by FBR Capital given on Thursday, December 10. The author does not own FCX stock. The firm earned "Sell" rating on Tuesday, February 21 by Deutsche Bank. It has outperformed by 13.75% the S&P500. However, hopes of a resumption of exports from Freeport's Grasberg mine have improved since the end of March, when the mining minister said a temporary licence would be granted while discussions on longer-term issues continued. Read More »

Kenny speaks to May on phone following snap election announcement

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Mrs May said she had "only recently and reluctantly" concluded that an election was desirable. May's office says she will speak after the weekly meeting of her Cabinet. Such statements are generally reserved for major news, such as resignations and election calls. Key policies from the Cameron era, including a commitment to spend 0.7 per cent of gross national product on global development, might also be changed. Read More »

May seeks snap election to bolster hand

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The decision has to do with obvious continuing fall-out from last summer's Brexit referendum in which a narrow majority voted in support of the U.K.'s withdrawal from membership of the European Union (EU). No final verdict can be given as the parliament has yet to give a green signal to the General Election notion. It's unlikely the early election call will hurt the Conservatives - the ICM poll found a majority in support of the decision, with less than one in five respondents opposed. Read More »

Facebook murder suspect Steve Stephens could be anywhere

She said even after they parted she was still trying to get him to reach out for help with a gambling habit. MORE: Daughter of man gunned down in Facebook video - "I saw the fear in my father's eyes " One of Godwin's daughters, Debbie Godwin, said she wished Stephens had been captured, saying he should have faced his crime. Read More »

Labour 'campaigning to win', says Jeremy Corbyn amid General Election move

But he added: "I can't countenance endorsing him for a role which I think even he, though he may say differently in front of the cameras, does not think he is fit to carry out". In a message to voters, Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron said: "This is your chance to change the direction of your country". In London and other cities which voted to remain in the European Union, the Liberal Democrats' clear opposition to a hard Brexit could attract Labour voters who are disappointed by their ... Read More »