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Manchester United 0-2 Burnley: Scathing assessment of ‘mess from top to bottom’ Red Devils by journalist Martin Lipton

Manchester United 0-2 Burnley: Scathing assessment of ‘mess from top to bottom’ Red Devils by journalist Martin Lipton

Sports
Manchester United have problems throughout their entire squad according to journalist Martin Lipton, who was scathing in his assessment of the Red Devils. Joining talkSPORT the day after United’s embarrassing 2-0 home defeat by Burnley, Lipton ripped apart Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side from top to bottom. Chris Wood and Jay Rodriguez scored for the Clarets in their first win at Old Trafford in 58 years, leaving the Red Devils six points off the top four and with a worse record after 24 games than in ANY OTHER Premier League season since the inaugural 1992/93 campaign. AFP or licensors Ole Gunnar Solskjaer watched on as his Man United side lost to Burnley – could he lose his job? Chants of ‘stand up if you hate Glazers‘ rang around the Theatre of Dreams
Glenn Greenwald: Brazil accuses journalist of cyber-crimes

Glenn Greenwald: Brazil accuses journalist of cyber-crimes

Technology
Brazilian authorities are seeking to bring charges against Glenn Greenwald, the journalist who published Edward Snowden's intelligence agency leaks.Mr Greenwald has been accused of "helping guiding and encouraging" a criminal group that hacked into the phones of Brazilian officials.The journalist had recently published stories describing private messages between public prosecutors.At this point, federal public prosecutors have proposed the charges.However, a judge still needs to decide whether to formally indict him.Six other individuals have also been accused of illegal telephone interceptions and conspiracy among other related crimes.Brazilian prosecutors allege that, during his interactions with the group, Mr Greenwald advised its members to delete mes...
Five sentenced to death over killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi

Five sentenced to death over killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi

World
Five people have been sentenced to death over the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, Saudi Arabia's public prosecutor says.Three more have been given jail terms totalling 24 years after the murder inside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul in October last year. Saudi Arabia has carried out the trials of the accused in near total secrecy after Saudi's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman drew international condemnation for the killing because several Saudi agents who worked directly for him were involved. Image: Jamal Khashoggi entered the consulate to obtain papers to allow him to get married Mr Khashoggi's son Salah said on Twitter that justice has been achieved in his father's case.Saudi Arabia offered a number of different explan...
Journalist ‘no-platformed’ by GPs over Enoch Powell tweet

Journalist ‘no-platformed’ by GPs over Enoch Powell tweet

Health
The Royal College of GPs has rescinded Julia Hartley-Brewer's invitation to speak at its 2019 conference after doctors complained about a tweet defending Enoch Powell.Hundreds of people signed a petition calling for the cancellation over her "highly controversial views".Ms Hartley-Brewer said "Twitter offence archaeologists" were punishing her. The RCGP said it "promotes inclusivity" and her views were "too much at odds" with its "core values".Ms Hartley-Brewer had been expected to join a panel of guests in October for the conference being held in Liverpool.But more than 700 people signed a petition calling for members of the RCGP to "boycott" her presence, noting her "controversial" views. In a deleted tweet from 2016, Ms Hartley-Brewer said "Powell wasn...
Journalist Jorge Ramos briefly detained by Maduro regime

Journalist Jorge Ramos briefly detained by Maduro regime

World
Feb. 26 (UPI) -- Univision anchor Jorge Ramos and five network employees were briefly detained within the Venezuelan presidential palace on Monday, following an interview with the country's embattled president Nicolas Maduro. The detention lasted for more than two hours, and they were released with their footage and equipment confiscated. Ramos, one of the most famous Spanish-speaking journalists in the world, was in Venezuela to interview the president when he and his crew were apprehended following a line of questioning Maduro did not agree with, Univision's president of news Daniel Coronell said in a tweet.Atención: Un grupo periodístico de @Univision, encabezado por @jorgeramosnews, está arbitrariamente retenido en el Palacio de Miraflores en Caracas porque a @Nic...