Crystal Palace boss Hodgson goes for Deulofeu, Watkins
Crystal Palace boss Roy Hodgson is eager to boost his attacking stocks via the summer market.The London Evening Standard says Palace are hoping to edge out West Ham in the battle for Brentford's Ollie Watkins, and also have sights set on Watford's Gerard Deulofeu.Hodgson is hopeful of luring either player to Selhurst Park this summer and is plotting a £25m bid for Watkins.Deulofeu is expected to move on from Vicarage Road, though possibly only on a temporary loan basis.The Spaniard is also wanted by former club AC Milan.Copyright 2020 tribalfootball.com Pty Ltd. All rights reserved.Provided by...
LaTurner ousts incumbent Watkins in Kansas 2nd District after voter fraud charges
Kansas Treasurer Jake LaTurner defeated embattled Republican Rep. Steve Watkins in the GOP primary Tuesday, three weeks after the freshman congressman was charged with voter fraud.LaTurner has 49% of the vote with more than 50% of precincts reporting in the Kansas 2nd Congressional District. Watkins has 31%, while former Kansas Secretary of Administration Dennis Taylor has 21% in the three-way GOP race.The Associated Press declared LaTurner’s GOP primary victory around 9:30 pm. He will go on to face Topeka Mayor Michelle De La Isla, who easily won the Democratic nomination with 76 % of the vot...
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