Son Heung-min: Tottenham star avoids national service following Asian Cup gold

(CNN)England Premier League star Son Heung-min won’t have to do national service and instead can see out his contract with Tottenham Hotspur uninterrupted after South Korea won gold in the Asian Games final against Japan. Follow @cnnsport In the 101st minute, Hawang Hee Chan headed home Son’s corner to make…

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Crisis council votes to scrap itself

Matt Golby, the leader of the Conservative council, said the vote – that included several abstentions and absences – would help to give the county an “opportunity to reset”. “There is lots to celebrate about Northamptonshire. Our residents deserve the best we can offer. We need to instil from day…

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DNC calls FBI after appearing to thwart hack of its voter database

(CNN)Update: The Democratic National Committee said late Wednesday that what it had earlier feared was the beginning of a sophisticated attempt to hack into its voter database, was, in fact, an unauthorized “simulated phishing test.” Read the updated story here. Thefraudulent page was designed to look like the access page…

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Sidewalk urinals have Paris locals peeved

Paris: a city of the Eiffel Tower, historic streets and … bright red urinals? https://t.co/Bfpz2Luh1b via @ReutersTV pic.twitter.com/gN5Kkg5aAe — Reuters Top News (@Reuters) August 15, 2018 The bright red boxes — called “uritrottoirs,” a blend of the French words for urinal and pavement — are filled with straw that turns…

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