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Tuesday 20 August, 2019

France make four changes for Scotland, as Racing centre added to World Cup squad

Virimi Vakatawa has replaced the injured Geoffrey Doumayrou.

US women footballers' equal pay lawsuit to go to trial

The issue was centre stage as the team triumphed in the Women’s World Cup in France in July.

From TheJournal.ie Twitter and Facebook accuse China of social media campaign against Hong Kong protesters Fake Accounts

Twitter and Facebook accuse China of social media campaign against Hong Kong protesters

Facebook and Twitter said they had shut down nearly 1,000 active accounts linked to China.

From TheJournal.ie El Salvador: Woman who was jailed after her baby was stillborn is acquitted in court Women's Rights

El Salvador: Woman who was jailed after her baby was stillborn is acquitted in court

The 21-year-old said “it was hard the whole time I was inside.”

'It's up to them' - Solskjaer refuses to blame Pogba after penalty miss

The Man United manager said he allows both players to take spot kicks.

Monday 19 August, 2019

Pogba penalty miss leaves Man United frustrated at Wolves

Anthony Martial’s opener was cancelled out by a stunning Ruben Neves strike.

Veteran France international not 'bitter' after World Cup omission

Morgan Parra has made 71 Test appearances, a Les Bleus record in the number nine shirt.

Toulon flanker Isa a shock omission from Argentina's World Cup squad

Mario Ledesma has preferred Rodrigo Bruno in his 31-man panel.

'It's very early for us' - Lampard pleads for patience after slow Chelsea start

The Londoners were held 1-1 against Leicester having suffered a heavy defeat to Man United a week before.

From TheJournal.ie Gran Canaria: 5,000 evacuated as 'extremely fierce' wildfire sweeps holiday island Wildfire

Gran Canaria: 5,000 evacuated as 'extremely fierce' wildfire sweeps holiday island

More than 600 firefighters and 14 aircraft have battled to contain the flames.

From TheJournal.ie 'Essentially, it's a large real estate deal': Trump confirms he's considering buying Greenland Frozen Assets

'Essentially, it's a large real estate deal': Trump confirms he's considering buying Greenland

Trump last week expressed interest in the self-governing part of Denmark.

From TheJournal.ie Prince Andrew 'appalled' by Jeffrey Epstein allegations as video emerges of him at financier's home Allegations This post contains videos

Prince Andrew 'appalled' by Jeffrey Epstein allegations as video emerges of him at financier's home

Buckingham Palace says any suggestion Andrew would condone exploitation is “abhorrent”.

Sunday 18 August, 2019

PSG fall to shock defeat at Rennes with 16-year-old playing starring role Slip Up This post contains videos

PSG fall to shock defeat at Rennes with 16-year-old playing starring role

Angolan-born Eduardo Camavinga pulled the strings for Rennes.

Phil Mickelson almost misses BMW tee time after his hotel is struck by lightning

The five-time Major winner said he had to leave his clubs and clothes behind when his hotel was evacuated.

Ndidi equaliser leaves Lampard waiting for his first win as Chelsea manager

Lampard avoids becoming the first Chelsea boss to lose his first league games since Gianluca Vialli 21 years ago.

From TheJournal.ie Hundreds of thousands attend another huge protest in Hong Kong Democracy

Hundreds of thousands attend another huge protest in Hong Kong

Weeks of demonstrations have plunged the city into crisis.

From TheJournal.ie Gibraltar rejects US demand to seize Iranian oil tanker Diplomatic Dispute

Gibraltar rejects US demand to seize Iranian oil tanker

The vessel is due to set sail later today.

McGoldrick's blushes spared as Blades defeat Crystal Palace

The Ireland striker spurned a point-blank opportunity before John Lundstram secured the win.

From TheJournal.ie Islamic State claims suicide-bomber attack that killed 63 people at Afghan wedding Kabul

Islamic State claims suicide-bomber attack that killed 63 people at Afghan wedding

“I will never see happiness in my life again,” the groom told a local TV station.

Steve Smith sits out Ashes Test final day after concussive bowl

The Australian batsman took a sickening blow from a ball bowled by Jofra Archer.

Hansen puts focus on World Cup after New Zealand lose top spot in rankings Watch The Throne This post contains videos

Hansen puts focus on World Cup after New Zealand lose top spot in rankings

The All Black boss says he has found some answers to problems over the course of the Rugby Championship.

Three people killed in Honduras football riots

Rivals Olimpia and Motagua were due to face one another at the national stadium.

VAR controversy hides chasm between Man City and Spurs GAP

VAR controversy hides chasm between Man City and Spurs

The difference in the shot count was telling, as Tottenham mustered three to the hosts’ 30.

Thomas fires incredible 61 to seize six-shot PGA lead

Meanwhile, Rory McIlroy sits joint 13th on 10-under par.

Saturday 17 August, 2019

Bayern sign €10 million French starlet as Sane bid on ice

Borussia Moenchengladbach confirmed on Saturday that they had sold midfielder Mickael Cuisance.

France hammer Scotland in Nice, as 13-try Italy run riot against Russia

Ireland’s opening World Cup opponents were handed a reality check on Saturday evening.

Cummins double stuns England after Smith makes brave 92 in second Test

Australia know early wickets on Sunday could leave them in a position to press for a victory.

Man City drop Premier League points for the first time since January after late VAR drama

Lucas Moura scored 19 seconds after coming on to earn Tottenham a point.

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From TheJournal.ie French waiter shot dead for being 'too slow with sandwich' On The Run

French waiter shot dead for being 'too slow with sandwich'

The shooter is believed to still be on the run.

Nkosi's two tries helps South Africa trump Argentina as countdown to World Cup continues

Nkosi's two tries helps South Africa trump Argentina as countdown to World Cup continues

The 23-year-old winger struck in each half for the Springboks on Saturday.

England star Sancho helps Dortmund stroll past Augsburg to go top of the Bundesliga

Borussia Dortmund ran riot against Augsburg on Saturday to go top of Bundesliga.

Hansen irked by 'dumb' indiscipline during All Blacks' thrashing of Wallabies

New Zealand retained the Bledisloe Cup thanks to today’s 36-0 victory against Australia at Eden Park.

From TheJournal.ie Beloved Thai dugong found dead with plastic in her stomach Marium This post contains videos

Beloved Thai dugong found dead with plastic in her stomach

Marium’s story went viral after she washed ashore in Thailand earlier this year.

All Blacks issue emphatic response in five-try trouncing of scoreless Wallabies Revenge This post contains videos

All Blacks issue emphatic response in five-try trouncing of scoreless Wallabies

The overwhelming victory came just seven days after New Zealand’s record loss to the Australians.

From TheJournal.ie Jeffrey Epstein died from suicide by hanging, coroner concludes New York

Jeffrey Epstein died from suicide by hanging, coroner concludes

The 66-year-old was accused of trafficking girls as young as 14 for sex when he was found dead in his jail cell.

From TheJournal.ie Peter Fonda, star of classic Easy Rider, dies aged 79 Fonda Him

Peter Fonda, star of classic Easy Rider, dies aged 79

“Easy Rider depicted the rise of hippie culture, condemned the establishment, and celebrated freedom. Peter Fonda embodied those values.”

From TheJournal.ie US issues warrant to seize Iranian oil tanker, a day after judge allows its release Grace Period

US issues warrant to seize Iranian oil tanker, a day after judge allows its release

The tanker Grace 1 was detained six weeks ago on suspicion of violating international sanctions on Syria.

Friday 16 August, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Two more women file $100 million lawsuit against Jeffrey Epstein's estate Manhattan

Two more women file $100 million lawsuit against Jeffrey Epstein's estate

The lawsuit also mentioned 10 women who are also accused of being accomplices of Epstein

From TheJournal.ie Mexico doesn't want El Paso shooter executed and says it may seek to extradite him Patrick Crusius

Mexico doesn't want El Paso shooter executed and says it may seek to extradite him

Patrick Crusius killed 22 people on 3 August.