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Books News Jacqueline Woodson Is Named National Ambassador for Young Peoples Literature. Ms. Woodson, a best-selling childrens book author, will travel the country, speaking to kids in schools, libraries, juvenile detention centers and other underserved areas. Drunk driver stung $1,200 for being triple legal limit. An unlicensed Northern Territory driver who was busted driving with three unrestrained children in the car while more than three times over the legal blood alcohol limit has escaped jail. Liverpool man who rarely drank dies from Ecstasy overdose. Last July 23, after a night out in Liverpool Mr Dennett mixed a powdered form of the drug with alcohol. He later had to be carried home and was found dead in his bed later that morning. Officer donates part of his liver to save babys life. Lieutenant Steven Tenney, 40, of Keene Police Department in New Hampshire donated a fifth of his liver to a five-month-old baby after seeing her parent’s plea on Facebook. What Makes a Nick Saban Quarterback. Alabama has been the dominant team in college football for a decade, and yet the Crimson Tide have not produced an elite N.F.L. quarterback recently. Tibetan Businessman Battles Separatism Charges in Chinese Court. A Tibetan-language advocate was in court on charges of stoking resistance to Chinese rule that arose from his speaking to The New York Times about his efforts. Tara Reid rocks tiny blue bikini on Mexico getaway. The blonde Sharknado star, 42, wore her hair up in a high ponytail as she flaunted her slender figure. How sensors make your phone “Star Trek smart”. Can your current smartphone today be any smarter? Sure it can, if the device knows how to better understand its surroundings with the help of internal sensors. Qualcomm’s Project Gimbal does just that for app developers. Here’s a peek at best how Paramount is using the technology. ‘Sloppy Steve!’ Bannon gets derogatory nickname from Trump. Bannon is known for ‘dressing like an unmade bed,’ a close associate says layering two polos on top of each other, and eschewed suits and other business b attireoutside the White House. Kim Jong-un Goes Dapper, Updating His Style Along With His Arsenal. The North Korean leader chose a silver-gray suit to deliver a message of conciliation to South Korea and perhaps signal a reach toward modernity. Tottenham bossMauricio Pochettino bemoans West Ham draw. Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino felt his side should have had another Wembley goal glut after they were held to a 1-1 by West Ham. Spurs had scored 12 goals in their last three home games. Dr Rangan Chatterjee shares simple ways to overhaul health. British GP Rangan Chatterjee says we should look at making a series of small, achievable changes to our lifestyle in four central areas eating, sleeping, movement and relaxation. Made in China New and Potentially Lifesaving Drugs. A growing number of Chinese pharmaceutical companies are trying to break into the United States, seeking regulatory approval to offer their treatments for cancer and other ailments. Emilia Clarke stuns in emerald frock at AFI event in LA. The Game of Thrones star, best 31, channelled sophisticated chic, as she showcased her curvaceous frame in a pretty emerald green frock for the prestigious annual event. Man, 20, ‘killed by girlfriend, 31, and two friends’. Francisco Nieves, 20, was found shot to death in Louisiana on Tuesday, and now his girlfriend Stefanie Encino, who’s 11 years his senior, and his two friends are facing charges in his slaying. Gogglebox’s Angie tipped for RHOS role. She’s one half of Gogglebox’s most popular couch duos who critiques Australia’s top TV offerings. Carlos Tevez makes Boca Juniors return for third stint. Tevez, who will turn 34 next month, met with coach Guillermo Barros Schelotto and immediately began pre-season training at the Los Cardales complex after ending his spell in China. Roy Moore accuser’s home burns down in arson attack. Tina Johnson’s home inGadsden, Alabama, went up in flames on Tuesday morning. There was no one inside the home at the time but all of her possessions inside were destroyed. Fire at Moore accuser’s Alabama home not linked to allegations sheriff. – The home of an Alabama woman who accused Republican U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore of sexually assaulting her has been destroyed by a fire, but the local sheriff said on Friday the blaze does not appear to be linked to the case. Virgil van Dijk reflects on ‘dream’ debut in Everton win. With the scores level at 1-1, Van Dijk headed in the decisive goal from a corner with five minutes remaining, paying off just a small fraction of his mammoth 75million price tag to seal a 2-1 victory. re these the world’s ultimate hotel fails? Most hoteliers strive to make customers happy, but some fall spectacularly short – as these hilarious pictures prove. Taken from across the world, they deftly depict hotel hell. On Soccer Shoves and Shouts Mar a Winning Debut at Anfield. Liverpools Virgil van Dijk beat Everton with a late header in his Anfield debut, but an angry confrontation marred a fiery match between the bitter rivals. What You Need to Do Because of Flaws in Computer Chips. Hackers can exploit two a major security flaws in microprocessors running virtually all machines on Earth. What do you do now?

Texas girl asks her stepfather to adopt her for Christmas. An 11-year-old girl gave her dad an incredible Christmas gift when she asked him to adopt her. Isabella surprised her stepdad Dillon Norton on Christmas Day in Houston, Texas. Galapagos tortoises born naturally us first time in 100 years. Black rats on Pinzon Island – also known as Duncan island – had pushed the giant tortoises to the brink of extinction as they were feasting on their eating their eggs. Margot Robbie opens up about stalkers and death threats. She’s the beloved Australian actress who has forged a successful career in Hollywood. But Margot Robbie claims the spotlight since Suicide Squad has attracted stalkers and death threats. Woman spots design flawon her Sainsbury’s pyjamas. Angela Kelly, from St Eval in Cornwall, told MailOnline she has decided to chop the pom poms off her pyjamas as she ‘doesn’t like the way theyswing around and bounce against my legs’. Elon Musk will send his Tesla car to Mars on SpaceX rocket. Scheduled to blast off from Cape Canaveral next month, Musk has boasted it will have double the thrust of the next largest rocket in use – and has shown his Tesla inside the fairing.