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George Clooney's father reveals how the actor met Amal

George Clooney's father reveals how the actor met Amal

The proud dad chatted to People about a dinner gathering with mutual friends in 2013, which Amal attended with a friend. 'She introduced herself to us and we talked. George felt something right away, and acted different than he had in any other previous relationship. He continued, "I would listen to him patiently and then finally step in and say, 'George, some astounding woman is going to knock your socks off, end of story.' And it's exactly what happened".


S.Korea finds apparent North Korean drone near border

S.Korea finds apparent North Korean drone near border

The new tests come a day after South Korea suspended deployment of a controversial USA missile shield - an apparent concession to China , which is strongly opposed to the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) system. The missile, which seemed to be fired from a ship, appeared similar to a Kh-35 yet had a different mounting system than missiles in North Korean service.


Tottenham winger Son set for arm operation after worldwide injury

Tottenham winger Son set for arm operation after worldwide injury

Tottenham's Son Heung-min celebrates completing his FA Cup quarterfinal hattrick against Millwall at White Hart Lane March 12, 2017. Mauricio Pochettino and his coaching staff will hope the injury is not as serious as first feared but it is sure to be a setback for the Korean star leading into the new season.



Verizon Completes $4.48 Billion Acquisition of Yahoo; Marissa Leaves with $23 Million

More so, the completion of the acquisition marked the end of Yahoo as a stand-alone internet company, a tech pioneer once highly regarded at more than $ 100 billion . Yahoo properties including Sports and Finance will become part of a new Verizon unit called Oath, whose portfolio includes HuffPost, Yahoo Sports, AOL.com, MAKERS, Tumblr , BUILD Studios, Yahoo Finance, Yahoo Mail and more.


Senate approves sanctions bill to punish Russian Federation for election meddling

Senate approves sanctions bill to punish Russian Federation for election meddling

The president has sought to improve relations with Moscow and rejected the implication that Russian hacking of Democratic emails tipped the election his way. If the Trump administration decides to oppose the new sanctions, they could be in a bind. U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson criticized the new sanctions while testifying before the House Foreign Affairs Committee on Wednesday, questioning how effective unilateral sanctions would be in deterring Russian Federation.


Angela Merkel demands quick Brexit negotiations after United Kingdom election

Angela Merkel demands quick Brexit negotiations after United Kingdom election

Ireland's prime minister-elect Leo Varadkar said the election result was an opportunity for Ireland. "We don't know when Brexit talks start", European Council President Donald Tusk tweeted Friday as the election results became clear. In a letter to the PM congratulating her on her reappointment, he said the two-year time frame set out under Article 50 of the European Union treaties left no room for delay.