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Luka Modric wins 2018 Ballon D’Or to end Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi dominance

Luka Modric wins 2018 Ballon D’Or to end Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi dominance

Sports
best in the world The Croatian caps off a wonderful year by claiming the prestigious award Luka Modric has won the 2018 Ballon d’Or at a ceremony in Paris. The Real Madrid and Croatia star becomes the first player other than Cristiano Ronaldo or Lionel Messi to claim the award since 2007. Modric was rewarded for an outstanding year The prize completes and fine 12 months for Modric, who won the Champions League with his club at the end of last season and was named Best FIFA Footballer of the Year in September after helping his country reach the World Cup final in Russia, where he was awarded the Golden Ball. Modric, who is the first Croatian to win the Ballon d’Or, beat off competition from former Real Madrid team-mate Ronaldo, who...
It's now up to President Trump to rescue the stock market from ending 2018 in the red

It's now up to President Trump to rescue the stock market from ending 2018 in the red

Finance
If the stock market is going to end the year with gains, it could all come down to this weekend and the meeting between President Donald Trump and China President Xi Jinping. Stocks have been whipped by headlines on trade, and on Thursday alone the market was encouraged by comments from Trump that he wanted a deal but then disappointed when he said he wasn't sure he would agree to one. Stocks also fell because of reports that Trump trade advisor Peter Navarro, a China hawk would be in attendance at the dinner meeting Saturday night. But then the market bounced on a Wall Street Journal report that said the U.S. and China were exploring a deal where the U.S. would hold off of further tariffs until spring,...
If You’re Going to Make One Diet Change in 2018, Make It This One

If You’re Going to Make One Diet Change in 2018, Make It This One

Health
Committing to a complete diet overhaul in the new year can be overwhelming, exhausting, time consuming, and frankly unsustainable. So my advice to anyone who wants to make a food-related resolution? Zero in on one dietary change that’s likely to stick. And in my opinion, the resolution that offers the biggest bang for your buck is simple: Eat five servings of vegetables a day, every single day. In addition to being packed with vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants, veggies are low in calories and high in belly-filling fiber. When they displace other foods, you can drastically lower your intake of calories and carbs without sacrificing f...
I’m A Celebrity 2018: Harry Redknapp is getting lots of love from viewers, ex-Tottenham boss favourite to win show

I’m A Celebrity 2018: Harry Redknapp is getting lots of love from viewers, ex-Tottenham boss favourite to win show

Sports
'ARRY WATCH The talkSPORT favourite is winning plenty of fans with his antics in the jungle Forget about the football, it’s all about I’m A Celebrity, Get Me Out Of Here right now! talkSPORT is taking a keen interest in the ITV reality show this year because one of our regular (and favourite) guests, Harry Redknapp, is taking part. In fact, we’re into I’m A Celeb that much we’ve even got a podcast for you to listen to – go here if you’re interested. Harry Redknapp had never watched the show before entering it ‘Arry has only been in the jungle for a few days but he is fast becoming the most popular person in the camp it seems. The former West Ham, Portsmouth, QPR and Tottenham ...