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Sudan US sanctions: Cancer patients and businesses hopeful

Image caption Hawa Mohammed Adam’s fans, friends and family paid for her cancer treatment abroad Sudanese music star Hawa Mohammed Adam hopes the lifting of US trade sanctions means she will no longer have to travel to Egypt to receive life-saving treatment for cancer. She was diagnosed with breast cancer last year and her extended family, friends and fans raised the money to send her to Cairo. Her cancer initially

'My fans saved my life'

Image caption Hawa Mohammed Adam’s fans, friends and family paid for her cancer treatment abroad Sudanese music star Hawa Mohammed Adam hopes the lifting of US trade sanctions means she will no longer have to travel to Egypt to receive life-saving treatment for cancer. She was diagnosed with breast cancer last year and her extended family, friends and fans raised the money to send her to Cairo. Her cancer initially

Russia-Trump: Who's who in the drama to end all dramas?

It’s more gripping than any box set we can get our hands on right now. The investigations into Russian interference in the US election, and whether the Trump campaign colluded with the Kremlin, continue to deliver daily developments and drama worthy of anything seen in House of Cards. There are several ongoing investigations into the Trump campaign’s ties with Russia, and reports of imminent arrests. Here is your viewer’s guide

Political drama

It’s more gripping than any box set we can get our hands on right now. The investigations into Russian interference in the US election, and whether the Trump campaign colluded with the Kremlin, continue to deliver daily developments and drama worthy of anything seen in House of Cards. There are several ongoing investigations into the Trump campaign’s ties with Russia, and reports of imminent arrests. Here is your viewer’s guide

Saudi Arabia to allow women into sports stadiums

Image copyrightAFPImage caption There was a conservative backlash when women were allowed to celebrate National Day in a Riyadh stadium last month Saudi Arabia will allow women to attend sports events in stadiums for the first time from next year, officials say. Families will be able to enter the stadiums in three major cities – Riyadh, Jeddah and Dammam. It is another move towards giving more freedom to Saudi women,

Puerto Rico: Whitefish energy grid deal to be scrapped

Image copyrightAFPImage caption More than five weeks after Storm Maria, most Puerto Ricans are still in the dark Puerto Rico’s governor has called for the cancellation of a contract given to a tiny Montana firm to help rebuild the island’s power grid. The head of the US-controlled island’s power authority said he accepted Ricardo Rossello’s recommendation and intended to cancel the deal. The contract was given to Whitefish Energy, which

US Navy Seals 'investigated for murder over Mali army death'

Image copyrightUS Embassy, MaliImage caption Staff Sgt Melgar was found at US embassy housing in Bamako Two elite members of the US Navy are being investigated for murder after a 34-year-old special forces serviceman was found dead in Mali in June, officials have told US media. Army Staff Sergeant Logan J Melgar, from Texas, was found at US embassy housing in Mali on 4 June. Reports in US media suggest

Why David Unsworth should get the Everton job - Phil Neville

I would love to see David Unsworth get the Everton job on a permanent basis and it riles me when I see him described as not having enough experience. Unsworth has done the hard yards as a coach and has done a fantastic job with the Everton Under-23 side, where he has done everything that was asked of him. He won the Premier League 2 title with them last season

Lewis Hamilton wins fourth world title at Mexican Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton clinched his fourth world title at the Mexican Grand Prix despite finishing only ninth after a clash with rival Sebastian Vettel. Hamilton’s achievement makes him unquestionably the most successful British Formula 1 driver in history, moving him one championship clear of Sir Jackie Stewart. He joins Vettel and Frenchman Alain Prost on four world titles, behind only Michael Schumacher, the all-time record holder on seven, and Argentine Juan

Iraqi Kurdish leader Massoud Barzani to step down

Image copyrightAFP/Getty ImagesImage caption Massoud Barzani played a prominent role in creating an autonomous Kurdish territory Iraqi Kurdish president Massoud Barzani is to step down as the region wrestles with Baghdad over independence. In a bitter TV address, he defended the independence referendum he called. An overwhelming majority of voters approved secession, triggering fighting with Iraqi government troops who seized Kurdish-held oil rich areas. As parliament debated his decision to