Barcelona and Real Madrid, two of the best football clubs in the world, are now sitting tied on points on top of the La Liga table with only a week remaining in the season. Sevilla finally got back in the game through Jovetic's neat finish from outside the box three minutes into the second-half. Whatever happens in Vigo, the title will be decided in the final round of games next weekend after Barcelona's rousing victory in the Canary Islands.
An global manhunt was well under way for the plotters behind what was being described as the world's biggest-ever computer ransom assault. Europol said a task force at its European Cybercrime Center was "specially created to assist in such investigations and will play an important role in supporting the investigation".
Ties had been tense over the previous government in Seoul agreeing to host the United States anti-missile system THAAD (Terminal High Altitude Area Defence) which led to a suspension of diplomatic exchanges and South Korean companies in China being targeted by boycott calls.
They were joined by Sergey Kislyak , the Russian ambassador to Washington. The White House says President Donald Trump will meet Wednesday with Vladimir Putin's top diplomat, marking the highest level, face-to-face contact with Russian Federation of the American leader's young presidency.
It added the two leaders "agreed to continue to strengthen the United States-Republic of Korea alliance and to deepen the enduring friendship between our two countries". The State Department would only say such meetings "are routinely held on a variety of topics around the world and occur independent of US government involvement".
Last week, Hamas unveiled a new policy document that presents softened language on Israel , while still calling for its destruction. In recent weeks, the Palestinian Authority, led by Mahmoud Abbas, has cut the wages of state employees in Gaza by up to a third while also informing Israel it will no longer pay for electricity being sent to Gaza .
According to several witnesses present at the time of his death, Williams reportedly convulsed for several minutes after the drugs were delivered into his body, a sign that he may have been experiencing great pain. Three media witnesses are allowed. Lethal injection traditionally required a three-drug cocktail: The first (sodium thiopental or pentobarbital) put the prisoner to sleep; the second (pancuronium bromide) brought on paralysis; and the final agent (potassium chloride) stopped the ...
Join The Roar from 4:45am AEST for live scores and commentary. However, Atletico have consistently fallen short against Real in the Champions League. This is the fourth season in succession that these city rivals face off in the Champions League knockout phase; Atlético are yet to claim victory during this recent run (D2 L3).
Council", he tweeted Monday, before correcting the spelling of "counsel". Yates was sacked January 30 for refusing to back the travel ban that she said was unlawful. The president used Twitter to blame the Obama administration for providing "the highest security clearance" for Flynn when he served as chief of the Defense Intelligence Agency, from which Obama fired him for his disruptive management style.
When Dickerson asked Trump to clarify the possibility of intervention, Trump said "I don't know". Members of the Korean People's Army (KPA) ride on mobile missile launchers during a military parade marking the 105th anniversary of the birth of late North Korean leader Kim Il-Sung in Pyongyang on April 15 , 2017.
A crowd of Macron supporters roared with delight, jubilantly waving red, white and blue tricolour flags at a victory party outside the Louvre Museum in Paris . According to Le Monde, a quarter of registered voters did not show up to vote, making the turnout of 75 percent the lowest recorded in any final round of the presidential elections since 1969.
Early results from the local elections, which voters often use to punish the ruling party, showed May's Conservatives had instead gained more than 300 council seats and won a mayoral election in the West of England. But today UKIP are facing a future with no seats at all on Norfolk County Council, while the Conservatives added 13 to take their tally to 55 and win overall control.
Macron will name his prime minister next week, but could be forced to amend his choice if the legislative elections don't go to plan. Macron has promised that half of those candidates will be new to elected politics, as he was before his victory Sunday.
Lindsey Graham's crime and terrorism subcommittee of the Senate Judiciary Committee. It was revealed that Michael Flynn, the president's former national security adviser, might have broken the law by failing to disclose payments from companies with ties to Russian Federation.
They had their Kentucky Derby - this time for real. Derby victor Always Dreaming is set to arrive at Pimlico Race Course Tuesday morning to get an early start on preparations for the May 20 Preakness. He got a Beyer Speed Figure of 102 for his Derby win. Pletcher said Tapwrit, who finished sixth on Saturday, and Patch, who ran 14th, both came out of the race well and will be shipped to Belmont Park in NY.
Cook Political Report moved three districts from leaning Republican to toss-ups, 11 districts from likely Republican to leaning Republican and six districts from solid Republican to leaning Republican. If it doesn't, he said, "We can always vote "no" when it comes back" to the House. No Democrats voted for it, while 20 Republicans opposed it, and it only eked by with 217 yay votes - one more than it needed to pass.
If the lead suggested in those polls was repeated in the election it would give Mrs May's Tories a majority of hundred or more, comparable to Labour's landslide victory with Tony Blair in 1997, and give Labour its worst vote in a lifetime. Nicola Sturgeon claimed it was a "scandal" that the Tories had "coldly brushed aside" the concerns of campaigners demanding additional compensation. "Given he has been absent since the day he was elected as leader of the opposition, it is no surprise that ...
Thursday's remarkable turnaround in the House, in which Republicans narrowly eked out a 217-213 victory, moves on to the Senate the latest version of previously delayed and frequently revised legislation to overturn key provisions of the Affordable Care Act.