January 7, 2015

Shootings at Charlie Hebdo magazine in Paris –
Gunmen have attacked the Paris offices of the satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo killing 12 and wounding 4. Witnesses report the gunmen shouted “we have avenged the Prophet. Editor-in-chief Stephane Charbonnier is among the dead.
2011-11-02 Incendie à Charlie Hebdo - Charb - 06Stephane Charbonnier

Second shooting in Paris –
Possibly connected with the Charlie Hebdo attack, a gunmen has killed a policewoman and seriously injured a civilian in the south of Paris.

LA Galaxy get their man –
Los Angeles Galaxy have confirmed that Liverpool FC captain Steven Gerrard will the club in July 2015. The former England midfielder, 34, will play for the Major League Soccer club after his contract at Anfield expires. Gerrard, is the second England captain to join LA Galaxy, after David Beckham played for them between 2007 and 2012.
Steven Gerrard in 2014

Fast charger –
A new kind of battery charger has been revealed by Israeli start-up Storedot CEO Doron Myersdorf at the CES exhibition in Las Vegas that can recharge a modern smartphone in less time than it takes to boil a kettle. However the phone needs to have a completely new type of battery, which contains specially synthesised organic molecules so existing phones cannot be used.

Video of the Day –

Charlie Hebdo Shootings

List of the day –

Steven Gerrard

Birthdate: 30 May 1980
Birthplace: Whiston, Liverpool, England
Other clubs: None
Bought from: Local
Signed for LFC: Joined 1988
International debut: 31.05.2000 vs. Ukraine
International caps: 114/21 (24.06.2014)
Liverpool debut: 29.11.1998
Last appearance: 10.02.2015
Debut goal: 05.12.1999
Last goal: 10.02.2015
Contract expiry: 2015
Win ratio: 52.71% W: 370 D: 165 L: 167
Games/goals ratio: 3.84
Honours: FA Cup 2001, 2006; League Cup 2001, 2003, 2012; Champions League 2005; UEFA Cup 2001; PFA Young Player of the Year 2001, PFA Player of the Year 2006, FWA Footballer of the Year 2009, PFA Fans’ Player of the Year 2001, 2009
LFC league games/goals: 497 / 117
Total LFC games/goals: 702 / 183

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