Rob Elliott intervened in the fifth minute as Stoke made its first unsafe charge into the Newcastle end. Matt Ritchie played in a pinpoint cross into the danger area, and the winger powered a header past Jack Butland.
Elliot did come to Newcastle's rescue with 64 minutes gone when he turned away Mame Biram Diouf's goal-bound header from Shaqiri's cross.
Atsu who arrived in the English Premier league in 2013 when he signed for Chelsea has had to wait four years to score his first goal largely because who was loaned out so many times and hardly got a Premier league game in a Chelsea shirt.
The Republic of Ireland global clawed Shaqiri's curling effort out of the top corner and beat away another shot before repelling Diouf's goal-bound header.
"For a striker playing against Stoke, maybe even more".
Week One New Orleans Saints Takeaways
Before those fourth-quarter foibles, Trevor Siemian threw two TD passes to Bennie Fowler and ran for another score. Instead, the Vikings limited the Saints to four field goals and a late touchdown with the game decided.
Six die at nursing home as Irma's aftermath brings new hazards
The move is being done "to make the residents more comfortable", Henderson said. "Our hearts go out to the families", she said. Three patients were found dead the facility and others were found there "in need of immediate transport", officials said .
Bernie Sanders Introduces His Medicare for All Act
Everything from emergency surgery to prescription drugs, from mental health to eye care, would be covered, with no co-payments. It now has about 15 co-sponsors attaching their name to the legislation, including the party's reputed presidential aspirants.