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Sadio Mane: Liverpool forward’s house burgled during Champions League match

Mane joined Liverpool from Southampton in 2016 Liverpool forward Sadio Mane’s house was burgled while he was playing in the Champions League last-16 tie against Bayern Munich on Tuesday. Items including watches, mobile phones and car keys were stolen. The incident happened at Mane’s house in Allerton, south Liverpool between 18:00 and 23:45 GMT – while the 26-year-old was at Anfield. No-one was in the property at the time. Forensic examinations are under way and a police investigation is ongoing. Detective Inspector Phil Mahon, of Merseyside Police, said: “We are…

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T-Mobile, Sprint executives face skeptical House panel

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Executives from T-Mobile US Inc and Sprint Corp faced tough questions from lawmakers on Wednesday about how the companies’ planned merger would affect prices and jobs, especially in rural America. The deal to combine the No. 3 and No. 4 U.S. wireless carriers, struck in April, was approved by both companies’ shareholders in October and has received national security clearance, but still needs approval from the Department of Justice and the Federal Communications Commission. Representative Mike Doyle, who chairs the House of Representatives Energy and Commerce Committee…

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Cannabis smoker finds tiger in abandoned house in Texas

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Police say the tiger, not pictured, was found in a ‘rinky-dink’ cage A person who went into an abandoned house so they could smoke cannabis found a neglected tiger inside. Police in Houston, Texas, said that when the person called to report what they had seen on Monday, they thought the caller was hallucinating. But when they arrived there was indeed a large tiger, locked inside a cramped cage in the garage. A few packages of meat had been kept nearby, but there was…

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BBC asks White House for security review after Trump rally attack

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionA Trump supporter shoves a BBC cameraman at the El Paso rally The BBC has requested the White House review security for media attending President Donald Trump’s rallies after an attack on one of its cameramen. The BBC’s Ron Skeans was shoved and sworn at by a man in a Make America Great Again cap during the president’s rally in El Paso, Texas on Monday. On Tuesday the BBC said the press area was unsupervised, and no security tried to intervene during…

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Stafford house fire: Cannabis and boiler ruled out as causes of blaze

Image copyright Police handout Image caption (L-R) Keegan, Tilly Rose, Olly and Riley died in the blaze in the early hours of 5 February A house fire which killed four children was not caused by cannabis growth or a boiler exploding, police have said. Riley Holt, eight, Keegan Unitt, six, Tilly Rose Unitt, four, and Olly Unitt, three, died in the blaze in Highfields in Stafford last Tuesday. Staffordshire Police said they had ruled out both as possible causes of the fire amid speculation online. A woman, 24, and a…

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Holocaust row taints Hungary’s House of Fates museum project

Image caption The site’s giant Star of David will be lit up at night Pilots landing after dark at Budapest international airport will soon have a new star to navigate by – a giant Star of David. It will be lit up from the side of a tower resembling stacked cattle trucks. The illumination will be so bright that permission was sought from Hungarian airport authorities. The Star of David, made of perforated steel, is the crowning glory of the new House of Fates museum, built on the site of…

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Elizabeth Warren formally launches 2020 White House bid

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionElizabeth Warren: ‘This is the fight of our lives… to build an America that works for everyone’ US Senator Elizabeth Warren has formally launched her bid to stand for the White House in 2020 with a speech in which she promised to tackle economic inequality. She is the latest Democrat to launch a campaign to become the party’s presidential candidate. Even before she had taken to the stage, President Donald Trump’s 2020 campaign team had responded calling her a fraud. It is…

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Stafford house fire: Man and woman arrested are bailed

Image copyright Police handout Image caption (L-R) Keegan, Tilly Rose, Olly and Riley died in the blaze in the early hours of Tuesday A 24-year-old woman and a 28-year-old man arrested on suspicion of manslaughter by gross negligence following a house fire that killed four children have been released on bail. Riley Holt, eight, Keegan Unitt, six, Tilly Rose Unitt, four, and Olly Unitt, three, died in the blaze in Highfields, Stafford, on Tuesday. Source link

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Stafford house fire: Two arrested after four children die

Image copyright Police handout Image caption (L-R) Keegan, Tilly Rose, Olly and Riley died in the blaze in the early hours of Tuesday A man and a woman have been arrested on suspicion of manslaughter by gross negligence after four children died in a house fire. A 24-year-old woman and a 28-year-old man are in custody, Staffordshire Police said. Riley Holt, eight, Keegan Unitt, six, Tilly Rose Unitt, four, and Olly Unitt, three, died in the blaze in Highfields, Stafford, on Tuesday. The force urged people not to speculate on…

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White House expects to take action on 5G, artificial intelligence soon

FILE PHOTO: A 5G sign is seen during the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain February 28, 2018. REUTERS/Yves Herman/File Photo WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The White House will take “executive action” in the coming weeks to make sure the United States keeps its research and development advantage in artificial intelligence, advanced manufacturing, quantum computing and next generation wireless networks, known as 5G, a White House official said on Wednesday. President Donald Trump discussed investing in what he called “industries of the future” as part of expanded infrastructure investment in his…

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