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Arsenal sign Juventus and Switzerland full-back Stephan Lichtsteiner

Arsenal sign Juventus and Switzerland full-back Stephan Lichtsteiner

Arsenal have announced the signing of the Switzerland defender Stephan Lichtsteiner on a free transfer from Juventus. The 34-year-old attacking full-back, who becomes Unai Emery’s first signing at the club, won ...

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Manchester United agree deal to sign midfielder Fred from Shakhtar Donetsk

Manchester United agree deal to sign midfielder Fred from Shakhtar Donetsk

Manchester United have confirmed they have agreed a deal with Shakhtar Donetsk to sign the Brazil midfielder Fred. The 25-year-old is expected to cost around £52m and sign a five-year contract. ...

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Sloane Stephens and Madison Keys set-up all-US semi-final at French Open

Sloane Stephens and Madison Keys set-up all-US semi-final at French Open

The US is guaranteed a French Open finalist after Madison Keys and Sloane Stephens advanced to the semi-finals at Roland Garros on Tuesday. Keys was the first of the pair to book ...

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Novak Djokovic loses to Marco Cecchinato in French Open quarter-finals

Novak Djokovic loses to Marco Cecchinato in French Open quarter-finals

Marco Cecchinato beat former champion and 12-times major winner Novak Djokovic 6-3, 7-6(4), 1-6, 7-6(11) at the French Open on Tuesday to become the first Italian man to reach a Grand Slam ...

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Exclusive: At delicate moment, U.S. weighs warship passage through Taiwan Strait

Exclusive: At delicate moment, U.S. weighs warship passage through Taiwan Strait

A U.S. warship passage, should it happen, could be seen in Taiwan as a fresh sign of support by President Donald Trump after a series of Chinese military drills around ...

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Pentagon watchdog officially launches investigation into White House doctor

Pentagon watchdog officially launches investigation into White House doctor

The Pentagon’s inspector general has officially launched an investigation into allegations of misconduct by former physician to the president Ronny Jackson, a spokeswoman confirmed Monday. “What I can tell you is ...

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Howard Schultz at Starbucks: coffee, activism and controversy

Howard Schultz at Starbucks: coffee, activism and controversy

After more than three decades managing Starbucks’s growth from a tiny local chain into a global coffee giant, and wading into touchy political topics along the way, Howard D. Schultz ...

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Dancing FBI agent drops gun during backflip and shoots man in leg

Dancing FBI agent drops gun during backflip and shoots man in leg

An off-duty FBI agent accidentally shot a bystander in the leg when his gun fell from its holster as he cavorted on the dance-floor of a bar in Denver, Colorado, ...

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Pompeo: The US urges China to disclose the death toll from the Tiananmen Square crackdown

Pompeo: The US urges China to disclose the death toll from the Tiananmen Square crackdown

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has urged China to disclose the details of people killed, detained or missing during the Chinese military’s crackdown on pro-democracy protesters centered on Beijing’s ...

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Bill Clinton: ‘Monica Lewinsky affair was dealt with correctly’

Exclusive: At delicate moment, U.S. weighs warship passage through Taiwan Strait

Bill Clinton says he would not respond any differently today to reports of his affair with former White House intern Monica Lewinsky than he did in 1998. “If the facts ...

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