GCSE results day for North East studentsThere were plenty of smiles at St Richard's Catholic College as pupils received their GCSE results today (Thursday, August 25). These subjects will be marked numerically - from nine for the top-performing students down to one for those who have struggled.24 August 2016
'N Sync and Backstreet Boys founder Lou Pearlman dead at 62In spite of all this, Lou Perlman was the man that gave many famous artists an opportunity in the show business. Faced with various charges including money laundering and conspiracy, he was sentenced to 25 years in prison.
Designer Sonia Rykiel, known for a relaxed style, dies at 86The news of Sonia's death was later confirmed by her 60-year-old daughter Nathalie Rykiel, the artistic director of the brand. The Sonia Rykiel manifesto was that she wanted "women to be eccentric, seductive, mysterious, and to create their own style".
Kirkuk police stop attack by child wearing explosive vestThe incident comes on the same day as the city was hit by two other bombing incidents, one just a few steps away from a mosque. Kirkuk has seen a rise in ethnic tensions following the Islamic State group's blitz across northern and western Iraq in 2014.
Russian Raids from Iranian Air Base Finished for Now, Tehran SaysHe went on to say that the U.S. does know that Iran is supporting the Assad regime and working with Russian Federation to do so. Iran only confirmed the flights and the use of its bases a day after Russian Federation made the announcement.24 August 2016
Hollywood stars pay big to hobnob with Hillary ClintonThe Clinton Foundation, meanwhile, has been under scrutiny for donations provided to it by overseas figures. The film focuses on how climate change affects endangered species, ecosystems and native communities.
Jurgen Klopp will wait to decide on transfersWe had four players who got to the semi-finals or further. "Going forward, at times we were outstanding". We're not in Europe so we've a lot of weeks with just one game a week.
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Sam Allardyce Confirms Joe Hart Will Be In His England SquadFormer Sunderland manager Allardyce however believes a return to action would be a boost for both Team GB and football in general. Asked to explain England's recurrent failings at major tournaments, Allardyce said the collective problem was "psychological".23 August 2016
Aerial close encounter between US, Syrian jetsIn Hassakeh, after dozens of townspeople fled, clashes broke out anew later on Friday, a Kurdish official said. A direct clash between USA forces and Syria's military would have led to unpredictable consequences, given Mr.
Donald Trump says he's not flip-flopping on immigrationTrump's tweets come after he spent a rare week reading from teleprompters and sticking to message following a campaign shake-up. In a policy speech scheduled for Thursday, Trump is expected to outline his new approach - whatever that may be.