Popovich: Prefer Silver’s leadership to Trump’s

playPopovich ‘thrilled’ with Silver’s comments on China (1:38)Gregg Popovich says he is thrilled with Adam Silver’s comments regarding the rift between China and the NBA, citing the importance of freedom of speech in the U.S. (1:38)San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich on Sunday responded to criticism from Donald Trump, praising NBA commissioner Adam Silver’s handling…

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Abusive men using child contact as way to carry on subjecting women to domestic abuse

Thousands of domestic abusers are preying on their victims during meetings with their children ordered by the family courts, The Independent can reveal. Women are being subjected to coercive control, and physical and even sexual assault from their ex-partners when children are being picked up or dropped off.  Campaigners say abusers also carry on terrorising their victims during child custody battles…

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‘Franco has been kicked off his pedestal’: Decades after his death, exhumation of Spanish dictator celebrated and condemned

Forty-four years have passed since his death in 1975 finally brought one of Europe’s longest modern-day dictatorships to an end, but as a general election looms, General Franco is once again a hot political topic in Spain. The reason is the long-awaited, imminent exhumation of Franco from his current resting place in the Valley of…

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