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    Portuguese crooner wins Eurovision as conflict mars Kiev’s party (AFP)
    May14

    Portuguese crooner wins Eurovision as conflict mars Kiev’s party (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Portugal won the Eurovision Song Contest for the first time ever early Sunday with a melancholy ballad performed by a singer who suffers from a serious heart condition. …read more Source: The West...

    Portugal Wins 2017 Eurovision Song Contest
    May14

    Portugal Wins 2017 Eurovision Song Contest

    KIEV (Sputnik) — Portugal’s Salvador Sobral won the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest narrowly beating Bulgaria and Moldova, a Sputnik correspondent reported from the scene. The WINNER of the #ESC2017 is Portugal! CONGRATULATIONS Salvador Sobral!!! #CelebrateDiversity pic.twitter.com/uMvU4fFf9Z — Eurovision (@Eurovision) May 13, 2017 ​The...

    Portugal's big-hearted crooner sings gentle romantic ballad, wins Eurovision
    May14

    Portugal's big-hearted crooner sings gentle romantic ballad, wins Eurovision

    A few weeks ago, Salvador Sobral, the 27-year-old Portuguese crooner who won Saturday’s Eurovision Song Contest, was an unknown artist waiting for a heart transplant. But his intimate rendering of the melancholic Amar Pelos Dois (For the Both of Us) written by his older sister Luisa – a success in her own right – scored a huge...

    The top five Eurovision 2017 performances
    May14

    The top five Eurovision 2017 performances

    Look back on the top five performances at the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest in the Ukrainian capital, Kiev. …read more Source: ABC...

    Armenia’s Artsvik takes 18th spot at Eurovision 2017
    May14

    Armenia’s Artsvik takes 18th spot at Eurovision 2017

    PanARMENIAN.Net – Salvador Sobral from Portugal won the 62nd edition of the Eurovision Song Contest in Kiev, Ukraine on Sunday, May 14. The contest will thus be held in Portugal in 2018. Armenias de …read more Source: Big News...

    Portugal singer wins Eurovision
    May14

    Portugal singer wins Eurovision

    2017-05-13t224711z_242870152_hp1ed5d1ramij_rtrmadp_3_music-eurovision.jpg Salvador Sobral performs “Amar Pelos Dois” after winning the Eurovision Song Contest at the International Exhibition Centre in Kiev, Ukraine. Photo: Reuters Portugal’s Salvador Sobral won the Eurovision Song Contest on Saturday performing a jazz-style...

    Ukrainian prankster moons Eurovision draped in Australian flag
    May14

    Ukrainian prankster moons Eurovision draped in Australian flag

    A Ukrainian media personality and prankster notorious for ambushing celebrities like Kim Kardashian streaks at the Eurovision Song Contest wearing an Australian flag. …read more Source: ABC...

    ‘We were lucky’: massive cyberextortion attack could have affected Canada
    May14

    ‘We were lucky’: massive cyberextortion attack could have affected Canada

    TORONTO Canada is not immune to online extortion, despite apparently sidestepping a massive attack that temporarily crippled networks around the world, a cybersecurity expert said. Atty Mashatan, a professor at Ryerson University’s School of Information Technology Management, said it was nothing more than a fluke that Canada appears to have...

    Portugal’s Sobral Wins Eurovision Contest With Tender Ballad
    May14

    Portugal’s Sobral Wins Eurovision Contest With Tender Ballad

    Portugal’s Salvador Sobral won the Eurovision Song Contest on Saturday with a gentle romantic ballad that challenged the event’s decades-long reputation for cheesy, glittery excess. Sobral sang his Amar Pelos Dois (Love For Both) in a high, clear tenor accompanied by quiet strings and a piano. Unlike the 25 other competitors who...

    Portugal’s Salvador Sobral wins Eurovision
    May14

    Portugal’s Salvador Sobral wins Eurovision

    This year’s Russian entrant, Yuliya Samoylova, was blocked from competing by Ukraine because she had toured in Crimea …read more Source:...