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    Eurovision winner greeted by ecstatic Portuguese nation
    May14

    Eurovision winner greeted by ecstatic Portuguese nation

    LISBON (AP) — Eurovision winner Salvador Sobral was greeted as a national hero upon his return home to Portugal on Sunday, a day after winning the song contest in Ukraine’s capital. The 27-year-old Sobral was a virtual unknown before his triumph in Kiev, but around 2,000 jubilant fans cheered his arrival at Lisbon’s airport. “Without...

    Eurovision winner greeted by ecstatic Portuguese nation
    May14

    Eurovision winner greeted by ecstatic Portuguese nation

    Eurovision winner Salvador Sobral was greeted as a national hero upon his return home to Portugal on Sunday, a day after winning the song contest in Ukraine’s capital. The 27-year-old … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Eurovision winner greeted by ecstatic Portuguese nation
    May14

    Eurovision winner greeted by ecstatic Portuguese nation

    LISBON (AP) — Eurovision winner Salvador Sobral was greeted as a national hero upon his return home to Portugal on Sunday, a day after winning the song contest in Ukraine’s capital. The weekend was a busy one in Portugal, with Pope Francis’ visit to Fatima and Lisbon soccer team Benfica winning its fourth straight Portuguese league...

    Eurovision winner greeted by ecstatic Portuguese nation
    May14

    Eurovision winner greeted by ecstatic Portuguese nation

    Eurovision winner Salvador Sobral was greeted as a national hero upon his return home to Portugal on Sunday, a day after winning the song contest in Ukraine’s capital. The 27-year-old … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Eurovision winner greeted by ecstatic Portuguese nation
    May14

    Eurovision winner greeted by ecstatic Portuguese nation

    LISBON (AP) — Eurovision winner Salvador Sobral was greeted as a national hero upon his return home to Portugal on Sunday, a day after winning the song contest in Ukraine's capital…. …read more Source: Associated...

    The Latest: Eurovision Winner Arrives Home to Portugal
    May14

    The Latest: Eurovision Winner Arrives Home to Portugal

    The Latest on the Eurovision song contest (all times local):4:45 p.m.Eurovision winner Salvador Sobral has arrived in his native Lisbon after winning the Eurovision Song Contest in Ukraine.The 27-year-old Sobral was greeted by hundreds of ecstatic fans upon landing at… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Detains Eurovision Prankster
    May14

    Ukraine Detains Eurovision Prankster

    Ukraine’s interior minister says police have detained a notorious prankster who jumped onto the stage during the Eurovision Song Contest in Kyiv and bared his buttocks as a Ukrainian singer was performing. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Poroshenko Says US Engaged in Normandy Format on Donbass Conflict Settlement
    May14

    Poroshenko Says US Engaged in Normandy Format on Donbass Conflict Settlement

    KIEV (Sputnik) — The United States is engaged in the work of the Normandy format on settling the conflict in Donbass, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said Sunday. The Normandy Four contact group on Ukraine crisis comprises Russia, Germany, France and Ukraine. “I want to stop any discussions that it would be more effective for us to bring the...

    Ballad beats glitz as Portugal’s Sobral wins Eurovision
    May14

    Ballad beats glitz as Portugal’s Sobral wins Eurovision

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) ” A gentle romantic ballad challenged the Eurovision Song Contest’s decades-long reputation for cheesy, glittery, unbridled excess ” and won easily.Portugal’s Salvador Sobral sang his Amar Pelos Dois (Love For… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    The Latest: Eurovision winner arrives home to Portugal
    May14

    The Latest: Eurovision winner arrives home to Portugal

    The Latest on the Eurovision song contest (all times local): 4:45 p.m. Eurovision winner Salvador Sobral has arrived in his native Lisbon after winning the Eurovision Song Contest in Ukraine. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...