Ten dead, three injured as fire torches training center of Brazilian football club Flamengo

A fire swept through the training center and lodgings of Rio de Janeiro soccer club Flamengo on Friday, killing 10 people, including members of the club’s youth side, firefighters and news reports said. At least three youths aged 14 and 15 were injured in the blaze. All three were taken to the hospital, one of… Read More Ten dead, three injured as fire torches training center of Brazilian football club Flamengo

Poland’s former prime minister Jan Olszewski dies at 88

Poland’s former prime minister Jan Olszewski died in a Warsaw military hospital late on Thursday, state television reported on Twitter. Olszewski was the third premier after the collapse of communism in 1989 and served as head of the government for six months from December 1991 to June 1992. Previously an attorney, Olszewski had represented democratic… Read More Poland’s former prime minister Jan Olszewski dies at 88

British police identify body recovered from plane wreckage as Emiliano Sala 

A body retrieved from the wreckage of a crashed plane in the English Channel has been formally identified as Cardiff City’s Argentina-born football player Emiliano Sala, British police said on Thursday. Sala had been flying from his previous club Nantes in western France to Wales on January 21 to make his debut for the Premier… Read More British police identify body recovered from plane wreckage as Emiliano Sala¬†