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Chelsea FC news: New signing Alvaro Morata targets trophies after moving to Stamford Bridge

Alvaro Morata in action for Real Madrid against Chelsea Saturday, July 22, 2017 Alvaro Morata has set his sights on winning further silverware at Chelsea after completing his move from Real Madrid.  The Spain striker, linked with a move to Manchester United earlier in the transfer window, signed a five-year deal with the Premier League champions on Friday night in a move believed to be worth around £60million. The 24-year-old, who scored 20 goals as Real won both LaLiga and the Champions League last season, told Chelsea’s official website: “I…

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This Bridge Transforms Data on Weather, Traffic and Twitter Rants into a Beautiful Light Display

For Montreal’s 375th birthday this year, the city introduced a new feature: a large-scale light show on the Jacques Cartier Bridge. But it’s no normal light display. This one interacts with both ever-changing city data and the pulse of Montreal on social media, as hashtagged by residents and visitors. The project, called Living Connections and created by Moment Factory in collaboration with six other Montreal multimedia and lighting studios, makes it the world’s first networked bridge. “Since 1930 when the Jacques Cartier Bridge first connected people on the island of…

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England facing defeat as South Africa assume control of second Test at Trent Bridge

England surrendered a yawning advantage to South Africa on a manic second day at Trent Bridge. The hosts, hoping to consolidate here after their wide-margin win at Lord’s, will have to do so the very hard way after being bowled out for 205 to concede a first-innings deficit of 130 in this second Investec Test. South Africa then extended their lead to 205 with a stumps total of 75 for one, as a curiously serene late passage of play broke the mould and yielded a solitary wicket in a daily…

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A Transformative “Bridge Over Troubled Water” for the Grenfell Tower Tragedy

Last week, amid the politics and unanswered questions surrounding the Grenfell Tower tragedy, a new charity single arrived. Fifty artists, including Nile Rodgers, Pete Townshend, Roger Daltrey, Liam Payne, the London Community Gospel Choir, and others, teamed up to record a cover of Simon and Garfunkel’s “Bridge Over Troubled Water.” It has become the second-fastest-selling single of the year in the U.K. and went to the top of the charts two days after its release. [embedded content] “Bridge Over Troubled Water” is an uninspired choice for a charity single. It…

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London attack: Third London Bridge attacker named

The third London Bridge attacker has been named as Youssef Zaghba, a Moroccan-Italian man. Pakistan-born Khuram Butt, 27, and Rachid Redouane, 30, both from Barking were the other two attackers. Meanwhile, another victim has been named as Australian nurse Kirsty Boden, 28, who her family said had run towards London Bridge to help people. Seven people were killed and 48 injured in Saturday night’s attack – the three attackers were shot dead by police. Fresh arrest Zaghba, Butt and Redouane drove a hired van into pedestrians on London Bridge at…

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