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Europa League wins for Arsenal, Tottenham and Leicester, fans return on talkSPORT, Maradona tributes continue – football news LIVE

Sports
[unable to retrieve full-text content]talkSPORT.com rounds up all the latest transfer news and football gossip, and pays our respects to Diego Maradona… HEADLINES Arsenal and Leicester progressed to the Europa League last 32, while Tottenham moved a step closer to joining them Arsenal to welcome fans back first and be joined by Chelsea, Tottenham and Liverpool, but spectators still […] talkSPORT
Flares, grenades and tear gas thrown as Rome’s anti-lockdown protests continue

Flares, grenades and tear gas thrown as Rome’s anti-lockdown protests continue

World
Violence broke out in Rome as anti-lockdown protesters threw flares and flash grenades at police, who fought back with tear gas and water cannons.Supporters of the far-right party Forza Nuova (New Force) were largely among the crowd of a few hundred in Piazza del Popolo, one of Rome's famous landmarks. They were protesting against new COVID-19 restrictions, including a 6pm curfew for bars and restaurants and the closure of public gyms, cinemas and swimming pools. Image: Far right demonstrators clashed with police during the protest Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte announced the measures on Sunday to try to slow a second wave of infections.Scuffles broke out when the protesters, who were shouting "freedom, freedom," lit coloured ...
Scientists continue search for murder hornet nests

Scientists continue search for murder hornet nests

Technology
SPOKANE, Wash. -- Workers from the state Department of Agriculture managed to destroy the first nest of so-called murder hornets discovered in the U.S. without suffering any stings or other injuries, the agency said Monday.The nest, located in Whatcom County near the Canadian border, created concern because the Asian giant hornets are large and their sting can be lethal, especially if a person is stung numerous times. The hornets also pose a huge threat to honey bees that pollinate many crops."No one was stung and no one was even attacked that I am aware of,'' said Sven-Erik Spichiger, an entomologist who directed the nest eradication Saturday near the town of Blaine.Scientists recovered 98 hornets from the nest, including 13 that were captured alive in a net, the agency said."The WSDA is ...
‘At least 12 killed by government forces’ as End SARS protests continue in Nigeria

‘At least 12 killed by government forces’ as End SARS protests continue in Nigeria

World
At least 12 people were killed when government forces fired upon protesters during anti-police brutality demonstrations in Nigeria, Amnesty International has claimed.Shots were fired at protesters by the Lekki toll plaza in Lagos on Tuesday night, causing injuries and an unknown number of deaths. Human rights group Amnesty has said an investigation has uncovered evidence of 12 deaths and hundreds of injuries, and accused the police and military of using excessive force. Image: People are seen near burning tires on the street in Lago. Pic: UnEarthical, via Reuters The protests began two weeks ago after a video circulated showing a man being beaten, apparently by police officers from the Special Anti-Robbery Squad, known as SARS.W...