Aug 21 2018
However, the Argentine was overlooked as UEFA on Monday reeled out their final three nominees for UEFA Player of The Year award for the 2017/18 season.
Cristiano Ronaldo, Luka Modric and Mohamed Salah make the final three-man list for the men's award, with Wolfsburg's Pernille Harder and Lyon duo Ada Hegerberg and Amandine Henry are up for the women's award.
Modric was key in the conquest of the third Real Madrid Champions League and a cornerstone in Croatia, which reached the 2018 world final, leading to his nomination for the award.
Liverpool winger Mohamed Salah joins Cristiano Ronaldo and Luka Modric in being nominated for the UEFA Men's Player of the Year award for 2017-18.
Antibiotic delivered to wild killer whale in global rescue operation
Michael Milstein with NOAA Fisheries says experts plan to do a health assessment of the young whale if conditions allow. Tahlequah is not carrying that calf's body all by herself - members of her family have been helping her with her vigil.
NASA Prepare Launch Of Probe Which Will ‘Touch The Sun’
Less than two years after Parker's paper was published, his theory of solar wind was confirmed by satellite observations. NASA's probe is named for Parker, making it the first time the agency has named a mission for a living person.
Mike Pence Unveils Plans For New Space Force Military Branch By 2020
When the proposal for a separate force was launched a year ago , Defense Secretary Jim Mattis resisted it. The Pentagon report, however, included a plan to create a unified combatant command, known as the U.S.
Similar to the aforementioned Ronaldo, the 32-year-old midfielder also made in excess of 40 appearances last season as Real Madrid went on to lift the UEFA Champions League trophy.
The victor of the prestigious award will be named - along with the UEFA Women's Player of the Year and UEFA Champions League positional award winners - during the group stage draw in Monaco on Thursday 30 August. Modric, who has been winning hearts at Bernabeu with his top-notch performances also stands tall as the runner-up at FIFA World Cup and the best player of the megaevent as well. The tournament in Russian Federation could prove to be Croatia's current golden generation last major global appearance, and Zlatko Dalić's side shocked fans across the globe by reaching the final.
Kylian Mbappe, Kevin De Bruyne, Raphael Varane, Eden Hazard and Sergio Ramos complete the top 10.
It will be pertinent to mention here that Salah spread the magic at UEFA Champions League this year with carrying Liverpool into the finals but getting off the field due to injury in finals.
Aug 19 2018
The New Yorker pays tribute to Aretha Franklin
The image is from a 2014 performance at the White House, where she sang for former US president Barack Obama and Michelle Obama . Ariana told her to text an MP3, but Franklin ended up mailing her a package, which arrived months later.
Aug 18 2018
Aretha Franklin's pastor speaks of her passing
Franklin's music also helped serve as a springboard for a number of young guitarists who later became legends themselves. Over the course of her career she won 18 Grammy Awards , including the Lifetime Achievement Award in 1994.
Aug 18 2018
New York University offers free tuition to all medical students
The NYU School of Medicine is offering full-tuition scholarships to all students, regardless of their financial situation. They owed an average amount of $191,000, according to a survey by the Association of American Medical Colleges.
Aug 17 2018
Trump signs defense policy bill with watered-down China measures
Trump thanked several lawmakers during his speech, but he did not mention McCain, a former US Navy pilot and a prisoner-of-war. McCain National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2019 at Fort Drum , New York, on Monday.
Aug 15 2018
Erdogan says Turkey to 'boycott' United States electronic goods
Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan gestures prior to delivering a speech in Ankara, Turkey, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018. The lack of interest-rate action has coincided with a marked worsening of Turkey's relations with the US.
Aug 14 2018
Man who stole plane and died in crash had North Dakota ties
They described the man as "suicidal" and said he "acted alone". "We're just trying to find a place for you to land safely". The Bombardier Q400 turboprop is designed for short-distance flights and can seat 76 passengers, Alaska Air said.
Aug 12 2018
How major US stock indexes fared Friday
Declining issues outnumbered advancing ones on the NYSE by a 1.04-to-1 ratio; on Nasdaq, a 1.10-to-1 ratio favored advancers. The S&P technology index fell 0.8 per cent, with Intel down 2.6 per cent after Goldman Sachs downgraded the stock to "sell".
Aug 12 2018
Samsung unveils new Galaxy Note 9 smartphone and its first smart speaker
There's a special offer available for consumers in the US who pre-order Galaxy Note9 between August 10 and August 23, 2018. Samsung's new smart speaker will compete with Amazon's strong lineup of Echo speakers and Apple's HomePods.
Aug 12 2018
Ocasio-Cortez Accused Ben Shapiro of 'Catcalling' After Asking to Debate
But the Secretary of State's office told voters to stay in line - everyone who was in line by 8:00 p.m. was allowed to vote. After polling closed in the four states, women broke records for gubernatorial and House nominations, according to the BBC.
Aug 09 2018
War Of Credibility Over Rick Gates Continues In Paul Manafort Fraud Trial
He also is accused of fraudulently obtaining millions more in bank loans, including while he was working on the Trump campaign. Prosecutors called Morgan Magionos, an Federal Bureau of Investigation forensic accountant, as the next witness to testify.
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