Sevilla wins third consecutive Europa League title, beating Liverpool 3-1

Yesterday, Spanish football club Sevilla FC defeated English football club Liverpool F.C. in the 2016 UEFA Europa League Final at St. Jakob-Park in Basel, Switzerland. In doing so, Sevilla defended their title and claimed their third consecutive title under manager … Continue reading

Wikinews interviews Augustus Sol Invictus, Libertarian Party candidate for U.S. Senate

Augustus Sol Invictus, an Orlando, Florida attorney in his early 30s currently seeking the Libertarian Party’s nomination for the U.S. Senate seat being vacated by former Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio, took part in a short interview with Wikinews reporter … Continue reading

Borussia Dortmund complete signing of 18-year-old Frenchman Ousmane Dembélé

On Thursday, German football club Borussia Dortmund (BVB) confirmed the signing of 18-year-old Frenchman Ousmane Dembélé from French football club Stade Rennais. Dortmund have signed Dembélé on a five-year deal for an undisclosed fee until June 30, 2021. Dembélé joined … Continue reading

IMF says UK leaving the EU will lead to negative economic consequences

Christine Lagarde, head of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), today said the United Kingdom (UK) voting to leave the European Union (EU) would have negative consequences for the country’s economy and the wider financial system. An IMF report released by … Continue reading

World’s oldest known hafted axe fragment found in Western Australia

On Wednesday Australian archaeologists published an analysis of a previously discovered axe fragment which indicates it is up to 49,000 years old. The axe fragment was originally discovered in Western Australia’s Kimberley region in 1991 by Professor Sue O’Connor of … Continue reading