Tottenham fans unveil banner to mark Mourinho’s first match

first_imgTOTTENHAM fans held up a banner to thank their beloved Mauricio Pochettino and welcome Jose Mourinho to the club during his first game in charge.The new Spurs boss, who replaced the Argentine on Wednesday, got his reign underway with an away win over West Ham.3 Tottenham supporters made The Special One feel welcome during the clash against West HamCredit: Getty Images – Getty3 Jose Mourinho appeared to be in high spirits ahead of kick-offCredit: EPATottenham fans were out in force to cheer on their new boss as he looks to turn their season around after a poor run of form.A group of supporters in the away end of the London Stadium held up a banner which read: “Thank you Poch. Welcome Jose.”The Special One’s afternoon got off to an incredible start after Son Heung-min gave his side the lead after 35 minutes.And Lucas Moura doubled Spurs’ tally on the brink of half-time before Harry Kane made it 3-0 early in the second half.Prior to kick-off, even the Hammers fans proved they were excited to see the 56-year-old back in the Premier League.ACCA WITH LADBROKES Pick up a whole load of acca features to help you land the big onemost read in sport THROUGH ITRobbie Keane reveals Claudine’s father was ’50-50′ in coronavirus battle’I ACCEPT’McGregor accepts Silva fight at UFC catchweight of 176lbs in huge super-fightTOP SELLERGavin Whelan has gone from League of Ireland to David Beckham’s InstagramPicturedA CUT ABOVEMike Tyson shows two-inch cut ‘picked up in training’ ahead of boxing returnExclusiveRIYAD RAIDMan City’s Riyad Mahrez has three luxury watches stolen in £500,000 raidPicturedAN EYEFULMeet Playboy model and football agent Anamaria Prodan bidding to buy her own clubI SAW ROORodallega saw Rooney ‘drinking like madman’ & Gerrard ‘on bar dancing shirtless’NEXT STEPJonny Hayes set to move to English Championship having been let go by CelticIT’S…NOT TOMMY BOWETommy Bowe discovers someone has been impersonating him on TinderMAC DADDYTriple H wants McGregor v McMahon with winner getting rights to billionaire strutThe ex-Chelsea manager was spotted signing West Ham and Tottenham shirts for the home supporters.Mourinho has set his sights on winning the Premier League with the north London club next season.And he is set to pocket a juicy £2million bonus if he can lead struggling Spurs to the top four this term.3Jose Mourinho admits he wasn’t happy at Man Utd ahead of his first game for Spurslast_img read more

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NIH to end controversial children’s study

first_imgThe National Institutes of Health (NIH) is cancelling the National Children’s Study (NCS), a controversial and long-delayed plan to follow the health of 100,000 U.S. children from birth to age 21, NIH director Francis Collins announced this morning.The move follows the release this morning of a report, from a working group created by the NIH director’s advisory committee, that concluded “the NCS, as currently outlined, is not feasible.””I am accepting the ACD findings that the NCS is not feasible,” Collins said in a statement. “I am disappointed that this study failed to achieve its goals. Yet I am optimistic that other approaches will provide answers to these important research questions.”Sign up for our daily newsletterGet more great content like this delivered right to you!Country *AfghanistanAland IslandsAlbaniaAlgeriaAndorraAngolaAnguillaAntarcticaAntigua and BarbudaArgentinaArmeniaArubaAustraliaAustriaAzerbaijanBahamasBahrainBangladeshBarbadosBelarusBelgiumBelizeBeninBermudaBhutanBolivia, Plurinational State ofBonaire, Sint Eustatius and SabaBosnia and HerzegovinaBotswanaBouvet IslandBrazilBritish Indian Ocean TerritoryBrunei DarussalamBulgariaBurkina FasoBurundiCambodiaCameroonCanadaCape VerdeCayman IslandsCentral African RepublicChadChileChinaChristmas IslandCocos (Keeling) IslandsColombiaComorosCongoCongo, The Democratic Republic of theCook IslandsCosta RicaCote D’IvoireCroatiaCubaCuraçaoCyprusCzech RepublicDenmarkDjiboutiDominicaDominican RepublicEcuadorEgyptEl SalvadorEquatorial GuineaEritreaEstoniaEthiopiaFalkland Islands (Malvinas)Faroe IslandsFijiFinlandFranceFrench GuianaFrench PolynesiaFrench Southern TerritoriesGabonGambiaGeorgiaGermanyGhanaGibraltarGreeceGreenlandGrenadaGuadeloupeGuatemalaGuernseyGuineaGuinea-BissauGuyanaHaitiHeard Island and Mcdonald IslandsHoly See (Vatican City State)HondurasHong KongHungaryIcelandIndiaIndonesiaIran, Islamic Republic ofIraqIrelandIsle of ManIsraelItalyJamaicaJapanJerseyJordanKazakhstanKenyaKiribatiKorea, Democratic People’s Republic ofKorea, Republic ofKuwaitKyrgyzstanLao People’s Democratic RepublicLatviaLebanonLesothoLiberiaLibyan Arab JamahiriyaLiechtensteinLithuaniaLuxembourgMacaoMacedonia, The Former Yugoslav Republic ofMadagascarMalawiMalaysiaMaldivesMaliMaltaMartiniqueMauritaniaMauritiusMayotteMexicoMoldova, Republic ofMonacoMongoliaMontenegroMontserratMoroccoMozambiqueMyanmarNamibiaNauruNepalNetherlandsNew CaledoniaNew ZealandNicaraguaNigerNigeriaNiueNorfolk IslandNorwayOmanPakistanPalestinianPanamaPapua New GuineaParaguayPeruPhilippinesPitcairnPolandPortugalQatarReunionRomaniaRussian FederationRWANDASaint Barthélemy Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da CunhaSaint Kitts and NevisSaint LuciaSaint Martin (French part)Saint Pierre and MiquelonSaint Vincent and the GrenadinesSamoaSan MarinoSao Tome and PrincipeSaudi ArabiaSenegalSerbiaSeychellesSierra LeoneSingaporeSint Maarten (Dutch part)SlovakiaSloveniaSolomon IslandsSomaliaSouth AfricaSouth Georgia and the South Sandwich IslandsSouth SudanSpainSri LankaSudanSurinameSvalbard and Jan MayenSwazilandSwedenSwitzerlandSyrian Arab RepublicTaiwanTajikistanTanzania, United Republic ofThailandTimor-LesteTogoTokelauTongaTrinidad and TobagoTunisiaTurkeyTurkmenistanTurks and Caicos IslandsTuvaluUgandaUkraineUnited Arab EmiratesUnited KingdomUnited StatesUruguayUzbekistanVanuatuVenezuela, Bolivarian Republic ofVietnamVirgin Islands, BritishWallis and FutunaWestern SaharaYemenZambiaZimbabweI also wish to receive emails from AAAS/Science and Science advertisers, including information on products, services and special offers which may include but are not limited to news, careers information & upcoming events.Required fields are included by an asterisk(*)”I concur with the report’s conclusions that research addressing the links between the environment and child health and development is much needed, and that the specific research in this area should be initiated within the scientific community, use mechanisms that can evolve with the science, employ the use of a growing number of clinical research networks, and capitalize on research and technology advances that have developed since the inception of the study. NIH will consider the alternative approaches defined in the report in consultation with the broader scientific community.”The NCS has long been the subject of debate over its design, goals, and cost, which some experts have predicted could reach $1.5 billion. Collins had put the study on hold after a series of outside reviews, and earlier this week Congress released a 2015 spending plan that called for redistributing funding for the NCS to other programs if NIH decided not to move forward with the project.More later from ScienceInsider’s Jocelyn Kaiser, who covered this morning’s meeting.last_img read more

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News photographer among 5 victims found bound killed in Mexico

first_imgEarly reports had said the victims were three women and two men, but officials now say that Espinosa was the only male killed in the massacre.Reports said he had in recent months fled the violence-ridden city of Veracruz after receiving threats. His death marks the seventh killing of a journalist in Mexico so far this year.The identities of the four women has not yet been made public, and there was no immediate word on the motive for the killings.Mexico is enduring a nightmare of drug-related violence that has left more than 100,000 people dead and 22,000 missing since 2006, when the government deployed the military to fight the country’s powerful drug cartels. MEXICO CITY – A news photographer was among the five people found tortured and fatally shot in a Mexico City apartment, a journalism advocacy group said Sunday.Rubén Espinosa, 31, a photographer with magazine Proceso was among the five victims found with bound hands, bearing apparent signs of torture, according to Articulo 19, a media rights group.The bodies were found Friday night in a home in a middle class area of the Mexican capital city after a call from neighbors, officials from the local prosecutor’s office said. Facebook Comments Related posts:Mexico City murders deepen threatened journalists’ fears Independent probe doubts 43 Mexico students cremated Mexico’s 43 missing students continue to haunt President Peña Nieto – and they should Parents of 43 missing students in Mexico wage hunger strikecenter_img #ALERTA: Rubén Espinosa, fotoperiodista, es asesinado en DF; salió de Veracruz tras amenazas http://t.co/52cOWchZMo pic.twitter.com/PgDL9u4aFH— ARTICLE 19 MX-CA (@article19mex) August 2, 2015 Asesinan a fotoperiodista Rubén Espinosa, la organización @article19mex condena el hecho y pide justicia pic.twitter.com/pMwVUlzTxG— Luces del Siglo (@lucesdelsiglo) August 2, 2015last_img read more

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