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Channel NewsAsia
O'Connor backs Tuilagi return for England's November testsopen their Premiership campaign against Bath on Sept. 3, while England are next
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 hours ago
open their Premiership campaign against Bath on Sept. 3, while England are next in action when they host Argentina, Australia and Samoa at Twickenham in November. (Reporting by Hardik Vyas in Bengaluru; Editing by John O'Brien)Sour... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Boks can continue revival in Rugby Championshipdetermine whether the revival against France was the start of something meaning
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 hours ago
determine whether the revival against France was the start of something meaningful or just papered over the cracks. Australia and New Zealand are the other two sides in the tournament. (Reporting By Nick Said; Editing by John O'Brien)Source: Reut... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Frustrated Williams raring to take on Wallabies in Sydneyin 2019. "His eyes are on one task and that's us doing well on Saturday," Fost
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 hours ago
in 2019. "His eyes are on one task and that's us doing well on Saturday," Foster said. "He's doing everything he can for this team to make sure we prepare well." (Reporting by Greg Stutchbury in Wellington; Editing by John O'Brien)Source: R... Read more
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The Star
Blow for Palace as Zaha ruled out for four weeksthe drop under then manager Sam Allardyce. The shock defeat by Huddersfield lea
The Star / Posted 12 hours ago
the drop under then manager Sam Allardyce. The shock defeat by Huddersfield leaves them second-bottom in the table, above only West Ham United, after the opening round of fixtures. (Writing by Simon Jennings in Bengaluru; Editing by John O... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Bae swaps firing range for driving range ahead of returnNews quoted him as saying. "I have a lot of work to do," he added. "I've been
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 hours ago
News quoted him as saying. "I have a lot of work to do," he added. "I've been dying to play golf. I've been dreaming of the moment when I find myself in contention for a title." (Writing by Peter Rutherford; Editing by John O'Brien)Source: Re... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Dhoni no automatic choice, says India chief selectorYuvraj Singh from their squad for the upcoming limited-overs series in Sri Lank
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
Yuvraj Singh from their squad for the upcoming limited-overs series in Sri Lanka but Prasad clarified it was part of their rotation policy ahead of the 2019 World Cup. (Reporting by Sudipto Ganguly in Mumbai; Editing by John O'Brien)Source: Re... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Nishikori skips Cincinnati Masters due to injuryhis top ranking should either Rafa Nadal or Roger Federer win the Cincinnati ev
Reuters Sports News / Posted 2 days ago
his top ranking should either Rafa Nadal or Roger Federer win the Cincinnati event. The U.S. Open is the final grand slam of the year and runs from Aug. 28-Sept. 10 in New York. Writing by John O'Brien in Singapore; Editing by Peter R... Read more
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The Star
Shami double strike leaves Sri Lanka reelingin five deliveries. He reached three figures with a straight punch for four of
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
in five deliveries. He reached three figures with a straight punch for four off paceman Lahiru Kumara. India lead the three-match series 2-0 after big wins in Galle and Colombo. (Reporting by Sudipto Ganguly in Mumbai; Editing by John... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Hazlewood ready to lead Australia attack in Bangladeshthem lightly, that's for sure." Australia take on Bangladesh in the first test
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
them lightly, that's for sure." Australia take on Bangladesh in the first test in Mirpur starting from Aug. 27 before the teams meet again in Chittagong from Sept. 4. (Reporting by Sudipto Ganguly in Mumbai; Editing by John O'Brien)Source: Re... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
All Blacks hooker Coles ruled out with another head injurydue to a shoulder injury, were also released. The pair were expected to rejoin
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
due to a shoulder injury, were also released. The pair were expected to rejoin the squad next week in preparation for the second game against the Wallabies in Dunedin on Aug. 26. (Reporting by Greg Stutchbury; Editing by John O'Brien)Source: Reut... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Cheika feels for fans after Force choppedlove is for rugby. And to not encourage it in WA where the people of this state
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
love is for rugby. And to not encourage it in WA where the people of this state have a great love for this sport and the Force, is really a retrograde decision." (Reporting by Greg Stutchbury in Wellington; Editing by John O'Brien)Source:... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Swepson realistic over chances, Agar set to bat highernow... he's probably playing mainly as a spinner who can bat a bit. But I think
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
now... he's probably playing mainly as a spinner who can bat a bit. But I think he's certainly got the capability to bat in the top six at some point." (Reporting by Greg Stutchbury in Wellington; Editing by John O'Brie... Read more
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The Star
All Blacks' Williams returns to field after serving banin one half of the game on Friday before routing Counties 49-0 in the other, ru
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
in one half of the game on Friday before routing Counties 49-0 in the other, running in a total of 16 tries. The world champions head to Sydney on Sunday to prepare for the Wallabies clash. (Reporting by Greg Stutchbury; Editing by John O... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
India win toss, bat in Pallekele series finaleDinesh Chandimal (captain), Angelo Mathews, Niroshan Dickwella (wicketkeeper),
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
Dinesh Chandimal (captain), Angelo Mathews, Niroshan Dickwella (wicketkeeper), Dilruwan Perera, Malinda Pushpakumara, Lakshan Sandakan, Vishwa Fernando, Lahiru Kumara. (Reporting by Sudipto Ganguly in Mumbai; Editing by John O'Brien)Source: Re... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Australia axes Western Force from Super Rugbyteams divided into three geographical groups with the Australian Conference com
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
teams divided into three geographical groups with the Australian Conference comprising the four remaining sides from the country along with the Japan-based Sunwolves. (Reporting by Nick Mulvenney; Editing by Ian Ransom/John O'Brien)Source: R... Read more
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The Star
Canadian teenager Shapovalov stuns Nadal in Montrealof South Africa. Australian Nick Kyrgios fell 6-4 6-3 to fourth seed Alexander
The Star / Posted 5 days ago
of South Africa. Australian Nick Kyrgios fell 6-4 6-3 to fourth seed Alexander Zverev as the German finally claimed victory over his opponent in their third meeting of the season. (Reporting by Rory Carroll in Los Angeles; Editing by John O'B... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Liverpool's Klopp: Coutinho will not be soldmove to Barcelona was close to completion, British media say Liverpool have not
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
move to Barcelona was close to completion, British media say Liverpool have not and will not make any plans to discuss the player's future with the Catalan club. (Reporting by Aditi Prakash in Bengaluru; Editing by John O'Brien)Sourc... Read more
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The Star
Burnley hoping to catch uncertain Chelsea by surprisedifferent styles but that won't affect the way that we go about our business. W
The Star / Posted 6 days ago
different styles but that won't affect the way that we go about our business. We'll have a game-plan and I'm sure we'll have the same game-plan regardless of whoever plays up front." (Reporting by Aditi Prakash in Bengaluru; Editing by John O'Br... Read more
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The Star
Hernandez keen to hammer home importance of Old Trafford returndeliver positive numbers and, hopefully, we can achieve the main aim of the clu
The Star / Posted 6 days ago
deliver positive numbers and, hopefully, we can achieve the main aim of the club to be in the European places." (This story has been refiled to add dropped word in first paragraph.) (Reporting by Aditi Prakash in Bengaluru; Editing by John O'Br... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Hernandez keen to hammer home importance of Old Trafford returnday in England... because I love this game. "I want to deliver positive number
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
day in England... because I love this game. "I want to deliver positive numbers and, hopefully, we can achieve the main aim of the club to be in the European places." (Reporting by Aditi Prakash in Bengaluru; Editing by John O'Brien)Source: Reu... Read more
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The Star
Liverpool reject second Barcelona bid for Coutinho - reportsa deal for Coutinho's move to Barcelona was close to completion, British media
The Star / Posted 6 days ago
a deal for Coutinho's move to Barcelona was close to completion, British media say Liverpool have not and will not make any plans to discuss the player's future with the Catalan club. (Reporting by Aditi Prakash in Bengaluru; Editing by John O'Bri... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Australia's Hend to tee off at Fiji Internationalseeing players such as Scott, Vijay Singh, Angel Cabrera and Mike Weir go head-
Reuters Sports News / Posted 6 days ago
seeing players such as Scott, Vijay Singh, Angel Cabrera and Mike Weir go head-to-head, up close and personal at the Fiji International." Hend has also won twice on the European Tour. Reporting by Aditi Prakash in Bengaluru; Editing by John O'B... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Liverpool reject second Barcelona bid for Coutinho: reportsa deal for Coutinho's move to Barcelona was close to completion, British media
Reuters Sports News / Posted 6 days ago
a deal for Coutinho's move to Barcelona was close to completion, British media say Liverpool have not and will not make any plans to discuss the player's future with the Catalan club. Reporting by Aditi Prakash in Bengaluru; Editing by John O'... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Australia's Hend to tee off at Fiji Internationalas Scott, Vijay Singh, Angel Cabrera and Mike Weir go head-to-head, up close an
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
as Scott, Vijay Singh, Angel Cabrera and Mike Weir go head-to-head, up close and personal at the Fiji International." Hend has also won twice on the European Tour. (Reporting by Aditi Prakash in Bengaluru; Editing by John O'Brien)Source:... Read more
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The Star
Wenger questions FFP value after Neymar's record transferthat but of course we cannot compete at that level." FA Cup holders Arsenal ki
The Star / Posted 12 days ago
that but of course we cannot compete at that level." FA Cup holders Arsenal kick off their season with a Community Shield showdown against Premier League champions Chelsea on Sunday. (Reporting by Hardik Vyas in Bengaluru; Editing by John O'B... Read more
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The Star
Joshua ordered to defend WBA title against Ortizheavyweight fighters. "My HEART is at PEACE as I pass the torch to @anthonyfjo
The Star / Posted 12 days ago
heavyweight fighters. "My HEART is at PEACE as I pass the torch to @anthonyfjoshua - the next generation. Good luck little bro, I'm proud of you!," the 41-year-old posted on Twitter. (Reporting by Hardik Vyas in Bengaluru; Editing by John O'B... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Joshua ordered to defend WBA title against Ortizof heavyweight fighters. "My HEART is at PEACE as I pass the torch to @anthony
Reuters Sports News / Posted 12 days ago
of heavyweight fighters. "My HEART is at PEACE as I pass the torch to @anthonyfjoshua - the next generation. Good luck little bro, I'm proud of you!," the 41-year-old posted on Twitter. Reporting by Hardik Vyas in Bengaluru; Editing by John O'B... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Davis Cup singles to remain best-of-five set affairsalso passed a motion to reduce Davis Cup pre-tie commitments for players to a s
Reuters Sports News / Posted 12 days ago
also passed a motion to reduce Davis Cup pre-tie commitments for players to a single function combining the draw, post-draw press conferences and interviews, and an official lunch. Reporting by Sudipto Ganguly in Mumbai; Editing by Joh... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
India maintain onslaught despite losing centurions222 balls during his composed knock, before a confident Ashwin took over the sc
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
222 balls during his composed knock, before a confident Ashwin took over the scoring duties, hitting five boundaries as he inched towards an 11th test half-century. (Reporting by Amlan Chakraborty in New Delhi; Editing by John O'Brien)Source: Reut... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Davis Cup singles to remain best-of-five set affairsa motion to reduce Davis Cup pre-tie commitments for players to a single functi
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
a motion to reduce Davis Cup pre-tie commitments for players to a single function combining the draw, post-draw press conferences and interviews, and an official lunch. (Reporting by Sudipto Ganguly in Mumbai; Editing by John O'Brien)Source: Reu... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Anderson stuns top seed Thiem in Washington thrillerup for 167th-ranked Andreescu is a quarter-final against German Andrea Petkovic
Reuters Sports News / Posted 12 days ago
up for 167th-ranked Andreescu is a quarter-final against German Andrea Petkovic, who blanked Canadian Eugenie Bouchard in the third set for a 6-2 4-6 6-0 victory. Reporting by Andrew Both in Cary, North Carolina; Editin... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Wie fires course record 64 to lead Women's British Openthe scenery is so pretty it's hard to focus on your game," she said, after endi
Reuters Sports News / Posted 12 days ago
the scenery is so pretty it's hard to focus on your game," she said, after ending her round on 65 just before the first of two weather delays due to the threat of thunder and lightning. Writing by Simon Jennings in Bengaluru; Editing by John O'B... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Wie fires course record 64 to lead Women's British Openpretty it's hard to focus on your game," she said, after ending her round on 65
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
pretty it's hard to focus on your game," she said, after ending her round on 65 just before the first of two weather delays due to the threat of thunder and lightning. (Writing by Simon Jennings in Bengaluru; Editing by John O'Brien)Source: Re... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Anderson stuns top seed Thiem in Washington thrillerfor 167th-ranked Andreescu is a quarter-final against German Andrea Petkovic, w
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
for 167th-ranked Andreescu is a quarter-final against German Andrea Petkovic, who blanked Canadian Eugenie Bouchard in the third set for a 6-2 4-6 6-0 victory. (Reporting by Andrew Both in Cary, North Carolina; Editing by John O'Brien)Source: Reut... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Kvitova cruises as favorites dominate at Stanfordhard task-master. All eight seeds are through to Friday's quarter-finals with
Reuters Sports News / Posted 12 days ago
hard task-master. All eight seeds are through to Friday's quarter-finals with top seeded Wimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza opening proceedings against Ana Konjuh of Croatia. Reporting by Andrew Both in Cary, North Carolina; Editing by John O'Br... Read more
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The Star
Mbappe to leave Monaco, Barcelona interested - L'Equipeto the player's agent, Mbappe would represent an ideal replacement at the Catal
The Star / Posted 13 days ago
to the player's agent, Mbappe would represent an ideal replacement at the Catalan club should that transfer go ahead. Monaco did not immediately respond to an email requesting comment. (Reporting by Sudip Kar-Gupta; Editing by J... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Focus on young talent can help China thrive, says Roxburghaddressed and that's again where Spain win, Germany win. "You have to put some
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
addressed and that's again where Spain win, Germany win. "You have to put something in to get something back in this world and in the case of Germany and Spain they pour it in." (Reporting by Michael Church; Editing by John O'Brien)Source: Re... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Mbappe to leave Monaco, Barcelona interested - L'Equipeto the player's agent, Mbappe would represent an ideal replacement at the Catal
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
to the player's agent, Mbappe would represent an ideal replacement at the Catalan club should that transfer go ahead. Monaco did not immediately respond to an email requesting comment. (Reporting by Sudip Kar-Gupta; Editing by J... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Miyazato to play British Open despite father's collapseresult just depends on me." Miyazato, whose slow, simple swing makes her one o
Reuters Sports News / Posted 13 days ago
result just depends on me." Miyazato, whose slow, simple swing makes her one of the cleanest ball-strikers in women's golf, is making her 14th consecutive appearance at the tournament. Writing by Simon Jennings in Bengaluru; Editing by John O'B... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Smith unruffled over All Blacks future after sabbaticalcoming into next year. I felt that was the best way to really push for the next
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
coming into next year. I felt that was the best way to really push for the next couple of years." Hansen will name the All Blacks squad for the Rugby Championship next Monday. (Reporting by Greg Stutchbury; Editing by John O'Brien)Source: R... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Miyazato to play British Open despite father's collapseon me." Miyazato, whose slow, simple swing makes her one of the cleanest ball-
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
on me." Miyazato, whose slow, simple swing makes her one of the cleanest ball-strikers in women's golf, is making her 14th consecutive appearance at the tournament. (Writing by Simon Jennings in Bengaluru; Editing by John O'Brien)Source:... Read more
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The Star
Mourinho, Klopp split over world record Neymar transferI don't know how it happens," Klopp added. UEFA told Reuters on Wednesday that
The Star / Posted 13 days ago
I don't know how it happens," Klopp added. UEFA told Reuters on Wednesday that no complaint had been received about PSG, adding that it would not block any potential deal in advance. (Writing by Simon Jennings in Bengaluru; Editing by John O'Br... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Day lasts less than an hour as Muguruza races to winmeeting with seventh seed Lesia Tsurenko of Ukraine, who advanced without hitti
Reuters Sports News / Posted 13 days ago
meeting with seventh seed Lesia Tsurenko of Ukraine, who advanced without hitting a ball when high-profile Russian wild card Maria Sharapova withdrew due to an arm injury. Reporting by Larry Fine in Safety Harbor, Florida; Editing by John... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Real Madrid edge All-Stars to salvage disappointing toursaid after being awarded the game's Most Valuable Player trophy. Real Madrid w
Reuters Sports News / Posted 13 days ago
said after being awarded the game's Most Valuable Player trophy. Real Madrid will face Europa League winners Manchester United in the UEFA Super Cup on Aug 8 in Macedonia. Reporting by Larry Fine in Safety Harbor, Florida; Editing by John O... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Mourinho, Klopp split over world record Neymar transferit happens," Klopp added. UEFA told Reuters on Wednesday that no complaint had
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
it happens," Klopp added. UEFA told Reuters on Wednesday that no complaint had been received about PSG, adding that it would not block any potential deal in advance. (Writing by Simon Jennings in Bengaluru; Editing by John O'Brien)Source: R... Read more
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The Star
Real Madrid edge All-Stars to salvage disappointing toursaid after being awarded the game's Most Valuable Player trophy. Real Madrid w
The Star / Posted 13 days ago
said after being awarded the game's Most Valuable Player trophy. Real Madrid will face Europa League winners Manchester United in the UEFA Super Cup on Aug 8 in Macedonia. (Reporting by Larry Fine in Safety Harbor, Florida; Editing by John O'Br... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
News conference called, end of Australia pay dispute expectedNicholson in Melbourne on Thursday morning. More details of the deal are expec
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
Nicholson in Melbourne on Thursday morning. More details of the deal are expected when the pair front the media at the Melbourne Cricket Ground at 4:30 p.m. local time (0630 GMT). (Reporting by Nick Mulvenney; Editing by John O'Brien)Source: Reut... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Day lasts less than an hour as Muguruza races to winseventh seed Lesia Tsurenko of Ukraine, who advanced without hitting a ball whe
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
seventh seed Lesia Tsurenko of Ukraine, who advanced without hitting a ball when high-profile Russian wild card Maria Sharapova withdrew due to an arm injury. (Reporting by Larry Fine in Safety Harbor, Florida; Editing by John O'Brien)Source: Reut... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Viral video captures tense confrontation inside Grocery Outletin the area. You do have some panhandling, some transitory traffic that flows t
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 13 days ago
in the area. You do have some panhandling, some transitory traffic that flows through the area, which may contribute," said John O'Brien, public information officer for the Spokane Police Department. Smith says he doesn't want to make excuses for... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Kimiko Date set to play in Japan Women's Open tennis at 46Misaki Doi in this year's edition of the tournament. Date won her first Japan
Reuters Sports News / Posted 14 days ago
Misaki Doi in this year's edition of the tournament. Date won her first Japan Open title in 1992, the same year defending champion Christina McHale of the United States was born. Reporting by Amlan Chakraborty in New Delhi; Editing by John O'... Read more
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