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BBC News
French strikes: Does France's workforce really have it easy?of the law, the French should be paid overtime rates or compensated in time off
French strikes: Does France's workforce really have it easy?
BBC News / Posted 2 hours ago
of the law, the French should be paid overtime rates or compensated in time off for every hour they work over 35, unlike the Brits and the Germans. And the French have a generous holiday allotment - an average 30 days a year of paid leave,... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
PATRICK J. BUCHANAN: History of great nations shows nationalism must come firstBush.Even in recent crises, Republican presidents have gone back to the economi
PATRICK J. BUCHANAN: History of great nations shows nationalism must come first
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 8 hours ago
Bush.Even in recent crises, Republican presidents have gone back to the economic nationalism of their Grand Old Party. With the Brits coming for our gold and Japanese imports piling up, President Nixon in 1971 closed the gold window and imposed a 10... Read more
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examiner.com
Fascinating back story of 'Alice Through the Looking Glass'death, this book was the most popular children's book in England. By 1932 it wa
Fascinating back story of 'Alice Through the Looking Glass'
examiner.com / Posted 16 hours ago
death, this book was the most popular children's book in England. By 1932 it was one of the most popular in the world. The Brits have a long, rich history of fantasy novels for adults and children that reflect universal Christian principles and... Read more
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Vavel
French Open 2016: Brit round up day fourto progress to the third round and end Watsons run.Doubles The doubles kicked
French Open 2016: Brit round up day four
Vavel / Posted yesterday
to progress to the third round and end Watsons run.Doubles The doubles kicked off today, and there were mixed results for the Brits in action. Johanna Konta who teamed up with Maria Sanchez of America drew the eighth seeds Raquel Atawo & Abigail... Read more
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Market Watch
Fed-fueled dollar rally stalls as traders wait for more clueson June 23, said Suzuki. “That’s making investors reluctant to seek [the dollar
Fed-fueled dollar rally stalls as traders wait for more clues
Market Watch / Posted yesterday
on June 23, said Suzuki. “That’s making investors reluctant to seek [the dollar’s] upside,” he said. Meanwhile, fears that the Brits will vote in favor of a Brexit have receded in recent weeks, helping the pound shed some of its referendum-fueled... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Junior Wheelchair Stars Down Russia in Japangive Britain a 2-0 lead. Dlamini and Danny Mohlamonyane then paired up to face
Junior Wheelchair Stars Down Russia in Japan
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
give Britain a 2-0 lead. Dlamini and Danny Mohlamonyane then paired up to face Lapthorne and Burdekin in the doubles but the Brits were too good for the South African pair, defeating them in a quick 6-1 6-0 to beat South Africa 3-0. The South... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Rio within reach for strike weapon GoversIn two games against the Brits, Govers nailed four goals, all from penalty corn
Rio within reach for strike weapon Govers
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
In two games against the Brits, Govers nailed four goals, all from penalty corners. Strike force: Blake Govers has been a key weapon in the Kookaburras preparations for the Rio Olympics. WITH the most impressive strike rate in international hockey,... Read more
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Romford Recorder
Top 10 spot for Toolis at Modern Pentathlon World Championshipstime of 1:49.62, the quickest of the event. And the athletes then moved into t
Top 10 spot for Toolis at Modern Pentathlon World Championships
Romford Recorder / Posted 2 days ago
time of 1:49.62, the quickest of the event. And the athletes then moved into the fencing salle where a good start from the Brits saw them have eight victories and eight defeats at the halfway stage. A slightly disappointing second period meant... Read more
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Newham Recorder
Top 10 spot for Toolis at Modern Pentathlon World Championshipstime of 1:49.62, the quickest of the event. And the athletes then moved into t
Top 10 spot for Toolis at Modern Pentathlon World Championships
Newham Recorder / Posted 2 days ago
time of 1:49.62, the quickest of the event. And the athletes then moved into the fencing salle where a good start from the Brits saw them have eight victories and eight defeats at the halfway stage. A slightly disappointing second period meant... Read more
5 related stories
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Ilford Recorder
Top 10 spot for Toolis at Modern Pentathlon World Championshipstime of 1:49.62, the quickest of the event. And the athletes then moved into t
Top 10 spot for Toolis at Modern Pentathlon World Championships
Ilford Recorder / Posted 2 days ago
time of 1:49.62, the quickest of the event. And the athletes then moved into the fencing salle where a good start from the Brits saw them have eight victories and eight defeats at the halfway stage. A slightly disappointing second period meant... Read more
5 related stories
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St. Catharines Standard
Fort Erie theatre invaded by the BritishThe Brits are coming to Fort Erie. Again. As part of its theatre exchange prog
Fort Erie theatre invaded by the British
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 2 days ago
The Brits are coming to Fort Erie. Again. As part of its theatre exchange program with Garrison Little Theatre, the Faringdon Dramatic Society of Oxfordshire, England is bringing its production of Eric Chapell's Side Effects to town. Nine cast and... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Fort Erie theatre invaded by the BritishThe Brits are coming to Fort Erie. Again. As part of its theatre exchange prog
Fort Erie theatre invaded by the British
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 2 days ago
The Brits are coming to Fort Erie. Again. As part of its theatre exchange program with Garrison Little Theatre, the Faringdon Dramatic Society of Oxfordshire, England is bringing its production of Eric Chapell's Side Effects to town. Nine cast and... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Fort Erie theatre invaded by the BritishThe Brits are coming to Fort Erie. Again. As part of its theatre exchange prog
Fort Erie theatre invaded by the British
Welland Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
The Brits are coming to Fort Erie. Again. As part of its theatre exchange program with Garrison Little Theatre, the Faringdon Dramatic Society of Oxfordshire, England is bringing its production of Eric Chapell's Side Effects to town. Nine cast and... Read more
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DW
As Brexit vote looms, Brits scramble for German passports |in the last couple of months. "When there was a debate about a Greek exit, a fe
As Brexit vote looms, Brits scramble for German passports |
DW / Posted 2 days ago
in the last couple of months. "When there was a debate about a Greek exit, a few Greeks called, but not half as many as the Brits now: They're all scared they'll lose their EU privileges." He chuckled: "I try to reassure them that, even if... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Top 12 Reasons the Good War Was Bad: Hiroshima in Contextthe evening of Pearl Harbor -- before which time, FDR had built up bases in the
Top 12 Reasons the Good War Was Bad: Hiroshima in Context
Op-Ed News / Posted 2 days ago
the evening of Pearl Harbor -- before which time, FDR had built up bases in the U.S. and multiple oceans, traded weapons to the Brits for bases, started the draft, created a list of every Japanese American person in the country, provided planes,... Read more
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Evening Standard
Alexi Kaye Campbell, interview: I was very driven to find my own voicehe says. “I was watching a rehearsal of this play the other day and I thought:
Alexi Kaye Campbell, interview: I was very driven to find my own voice
Evening Standard / Posted 2 days ago
he says. “I was watching a rehearsal of this play the other day and I thought: ‘There are three groups of people in it, the Brits, the Greeks and the Americans, and those three represent different parts of me’. I live in Britain but I lived in... Read more
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Zero Hedge
The Case For Brexitfar as possible. Thus, though I think a certain level-headed optimism should i
The Case For Brexit
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 days ago
far as possible. Thus, though I think a certain level-headed optimism should inform the case for an exit – over the years, the Brits have managed rather well outside such groupings, after all – the awful warning not to be too starry-eyed about the... Read more
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express
Would Britain opt for Norwegian, Swiss, Canadian or Turkish model in post-Brexit world?a small country that is used to the fact that larger countries decide a lot in
Would Britain opt for Norwegian, Swiss, Canadian or Turkish model in post-Brexit world?
express / Posted 2 days ago
a small country that is used to the fact that larger countries decide a lot in the international economy. "I'm not sure if the Brits will go back to a system where the EU decides and they just follow up," Erna Solberg, Norway's leader since 2013,... Read more
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Nottingham Post
This Nottingham company is among the UK's 'best places to work'its Nottingham headquarters to find out what all the fuss is about One evening
This Nottingham company is among the UK's 'best places to work'
Nottingham Post / Posted 3 days ago
its Nottingham headquarters to find out what all the fuss is about One evening you might find yourself glamming it up at the Brits, a hot summer's day could be spent at a festival in Ruddington Park or you may even get prime Wembley Stadium seats... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Kanye West’s use of N-word in song is justified, says Paul McCartneyway.’ It’s the context. So I was actually pleased with it.” West debuted All D
Kanye West’s use of N-word in song is justified, says Paul McCartney
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 3 days ago
way.’ It’s the context. So I was actually pleased with it.” West debuted All Day in a heavily censored performance at the Brits in February 2015. The melody McCartney played West is reportedly from an unreleased song from 1969 which McCartney... Read more
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Vavel
French Open 2016: How the Brits have fared on the first two daysTrending topics: 23-05-2016 Despite rain interrupting play on the first couple
French Open 2016: How the Brits have fared on the first two days
Vavel / Posted 3 days ago
Trending topics: 23-05-2016 Despite rain interrupting play on the first couple of days, two of the three Brits able to complete their matches so far have progressed. Heather Watson... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Brexit Scaremongering Taken To New Level With Threat Of "Year Long Recession"Cameron and Chanceller Osborne's latest op-ed tirade warns of 800,000 jobs lost
Brexit Scaremongering Taken To New Level With Threat Of "Year Long Recession"
Zero Hedge / Posted 3 days ago
Cameron and Chanceller Osborne's latest op-ed tirade warns of 800,000 jobs lost and an "immediate year-long recession" if the Brits exercise their democratic right to vote for sovereignty over tyranny. Judging from the polls, which show Brexit... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Who’s the conservative heretic?in recent crises, Republican presidents have gone back to the economic national
Who’s the conservative heretic?
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 3 days ago
in recent crises, Republican presidents have gone back to the economic nationalism of their Grand Old Party. With the Brits coming for our gold and Japanese imports piling up, President Nixon in 1971 closed the gold window and imposed a 10... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Reality bites as Assembly puts spanner in the works of Sinn Fein's equal pay mechanismof its more unorthodox ways of raising money have anyway been drying up, so it'
Reality bites as Assembly puts spanner in the works of Sinn Fein's equal pay mechanism
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
of its more unorthodox ways of raising money have anyway been drying up, so it's using the panel's determination to blame the Brits for having to impose pay cuts. But, North and South, the party has been under increasing pressure about the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Orderlies face charges after six suspects escapeawaiting-trial prisoners escaped from a police van while they were being transp
Orderlies face charges after six suspects escape
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
awaiting-trial prisoners escaped from a police van while they were being transported from Mogwase prison in North West to the Brits Magistrate’s Court. In June last year, seven awaiting-trial prisoners escaped from the Lenasia Magistrate’s Court,... Read more
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Gazette News
Pair set to lodge appeal after being found guilty of murdering Essex University student Hannah Witheridgeand sentence. Their lawyers plan to show it cannot be proved beyond reasonable
Pair set to lodge appeal after being found guilty of murdering Essex University student Hannah Witheridge
Gazette News / Posted 4 days ago
and sentence. Their lawyers plan to show it cannot be proved beyond reasonable doubt Lin and Phyo were responsible for the Brits' deaths. As well as the death penalty, the Burmese pair received additional 20-year prison sentences for the rape... Read more
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Daily Mail
The day Kim Kardashian caused chaos in Londonhas already won over legendary U.S. Vogue editor Anna Wintour — to the constern
The day Kim Kardashian caused chaos in London
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
has already won over legendary U.S. Vogue editor Anna Wintour — to the consternation of many. Now Kim is taking on the Brits in her very own classy manner. This is what she got up to... Long before flight BA268 touched down at Heathrow... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Rio feeling real for Mansfield para-swimmer Charlotte Henshawcheering for us. "For the people that haven't been to a Games away from home,
Rio feeling real for Mansfield para-swimmer Charlotte Henshaw
Nottingham Post / Posted 4 days ago
cheering for us. "For the people that haven't been to a Games away from home, it will be nice to have a big support for the Brits because obviously the Brazilians are going to be very supportive for their team." Henshaw is joined in the GB... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Buchanan: Who's the conservative heretic?in recent crises, Republican presidents have gone back to the economic national
Buchanan: Who's the conservative heretic?
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 5 days ago
in recent crises, Republican presidents have gone back to the economic nationalism of their Grand Old Party. With the Brits coming for our gold and Japanese imports piling up, President Nixon in 1971 closed the gold window and imposed a 10... Read more
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Zero Hedge
The Eurozone Is The Greatest DangerObama, NATO chiefs, the IMF itself, and even the supposedly neutral Bank of Eng
The Eurozone Is The Greatest Danger
Zero Hedge / Posted 5 days ago
Obama, NATO chiefs, the IMF itself, and even the supposedly neutral Bank of England, promising dire consequences if the Brits are uncooperative enough to vote Leave. All this places Germany under considerable pressure. After all, her banks,... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Snapshots from the Somme show fascinating glimpse of WW1 soldiersScotland and Northern Ireland were also snapped. And remarkable images reveal
Snapshots from the Somme show fascinating glimpse of WW1 soldiers
Daily Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
Scotland and Northern Ireland were also snapped. And remarkable images reveal the camaraderie between French villagers and the Brits. A tiny villager called Henri Duboille, whose father died in a German prisoner-of-war camp a year after his birth,... Read more
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The North West Star
Where to have Christmas dinner in the USworld. Boxing Day is not a public holiday since there is less need to recover f
Where to have Christmas dinner in the US
The North West Star / Posted 5 days ago
world. Boxing Day is not a public holiday since there is less need to recover from the culinary overload that we and the Brits experience on Christmas Day. Having said that, there are still plenty of places to dine well on Christmas Day.... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Where to have Christmas dinner in the USworld. Boxing Day is not a public holiday since there is less need to recover f
Where to have Christmas dinner in the US
Daily Liberal / Posted 5 days ago
world. Boxing Day is not a public holiday since there is less need to recover from the culinary overload that we and the Brits experience on Christmas Day. Having said that, there are still plenty of places to dine well on Christmas Day.... Read more
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The Border Mail
Where to have Christmas dinner in the USworld. Boxing Day is not a public holiday since there is less need to recover f
Where to have Christmas dinner in the US
The Border Mail / Posted 5 days ago
world. Boxing Day is not a public holiday since there is less need to recover from the culinary overload that we and the Brits experience on Christmas Day. Having said that, there are still plenty of places to dine well on Christmas Day.... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Where to have Christmas dinner in the USworld. Boxing Day is not a public holiday since there is less need to recover f
Where to have Christmas dinner in the US
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 5 days ago
world. Boxing Day is not a public holiday since there is less need to recover from the culinary overload that we and the Brits experience on Christmas Day. Having said that, there are still plenty of places to dine well on Christmas Day.... Read more
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The Courier
Where to have Christmas dinner in the USworld. Boxing Day is not a public holiday since there is less need to recover f
Where to have Christmas dinner in the US
The Courier / Posted 5 days ago
world. Boxing Day is not a public holiday since there is less need to recover from the culinary overload that we and the Brits experience on Christmas Day. Having said that, there are still plenty of places to dine well on Christmas Day.... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Where to have Christmas dinner in the USworld. Boxing Day is not a public holiday since there is less need to recover f
Where to have Christmas dinner in the US
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 5 days ago
world. Boxing Day is not a public holiday since there is less need to recover from the culinary overload that we and the Brits experience on Christmas Day. Having said that, there are still plenty of places to dine well on Christmas Day.... Read more
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The Young Witness
Where to have Christmas dinner in the USworld. Boxing Day is not a public holiday since there is less need to recover f
Where to have Christmas dinner in the US
The Young Witness / Posted 5 days ago
world. Boxing Day is not a public holiday since there is less need to recover from the culinary overload that we and the Brits experience on Christmas Day. Having said that, there are still plenty of places to dine well on Christmas Day.... Read more
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Western Advocate
Where to have Christmas dinner in the USworld. Boxing Day is not a public holiday since there is less need to recover f
Where to have Christmas dinner in the US
Western Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
world. Boxing Day is not a public holiday since there is less need to recover from the culinary overload that we and the Brits experience on Christmas Day. Having said that, there are still plenty of places to dine well on Christmas Day.... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Where to have Christmas dinner in the USworld. Boxing Day is not a public holiday since there is less need to recover f
Where to have Christmas dinner in the US
Kiama Independent / Posted 5 days ago
world. Boxing Day is not a public holiday since there is less need to recover from the culinary overload that we and the Brits experience on Christmas Day. Having said that, there are still plenty of places to dine well on Christmas Day.... Read more
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Manning River Times
Where to have Christmas dinner in the USworld. Boxing Day is not a public holiday since there is less need to recover f
Where to have Christmas dinner in the US
Manning River Times / Posted 5 days ago
world. Boxing Day is not a public holiday since there is less need to recover from the culinary overload that we and the Brits experience on Christmas Day. Having said that, there are still plenty of places to dine well on Christmas Day.... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Where to have Christmas dinner in the USworld. Boxing Day is not a public holiday since there is less need to recover f
Where to have Christmas dinner in the US
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 5 days ago
world. Boxing Day is not a public holiday since there is less need to recover from the culinary overload that we and the Brits experience on Christmas Day. Having said that, there are still plenty of places to dine well on Christmas Day.... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Breaker Morant myths sidetrack from Boer War historyIf you’ve seen the film Breaker Morant, you’re probably telling our Government
Breaker Morant myths sidetrack from Boer War history
Daily Liberal / Posted 5 days ago
If you’ve seen the film Breaker Morant, you’re probably telling our Government to demand the Brits pardon the infamous Boer War soldier. If you’ve seen the film Breaker Morant, you’re probably telling our Government to demand the Brits pardon the... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Surprise! Three risks Wall Street is underestimatingA real-life "Brexit." Britain leaving the 28-country European Union is a real p
Surprise! Three risks Wall Street is underestimating
Brisbane Times / Posted 6 days ago
A real-life "Brexit." Britain leaving the 28-country European Union is a real possibility. But Wall Street is betting the Brits will vote 'No' on June 23 and opt to stay. If investors are wrong and a Brexit happens, markets could turn... Read more
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The Age
Surprise! Three risks Wall Street is underestimatingA real-life "Brexit." Britain leaving the 28-country European Union is a real p
Surprise! Three risks Wall Street is underestimating
The Age / Posted 6 days ago
A real-life "Brexit." Britain leaving the 28-country European Union is a real possibility. But Wall Street is betting the Brits will vote 'No' on June 23 and opt to stay. If investors are wrong and a Brexit happens, markets could turn... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Surprise! Three risks Wall Street is underestimatingA real-life "Brexit." Britain leaving the 28-country European Union is a real p
Surprise! Three risks Wall Street is underestimating
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 days ago
A real-life "Brexit." Britain leaving the 28-country European Union is a real possibility. But Wall Street is betting the Brits will vote 'No' on June 23 and opt to stay. If investors are wrong and a Brexit happens, markets could turn... Read more
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USA Today
Look out: Three risks Wall Street is underestimatingA real-life “Brexit.” Britain leaving the 28-country European Union is a real p
Look out: Three risks Wall Street is underestimating
USA Today / Posted 6 days ago
A real-life “Brexit.” Britain leaving the 28-country European Union is a real possibility. But Wall Street is betting the Brits will vote ‘No’ on June 23 and opt to stay. If investors are wrong and a Brexit happens, markets could turn... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Australia's swimmers must be fearless at Rio: Bertrandare two sports which are fundamental to the psyche of this nation. The Australi
Australia's swimmers must be fearless at Rio: Bertrand
Reuters Sports News / Posted 6 days ago
are two sports which are fundamental to the psyche of this nation. The Australian test cricket team whenever we take on the Brits (England) in the Ashes and the Australian swim team every four years at the Olympics. "(Pressure) is just part of... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Australia's swimmers must be fearless at Rio - Bertrandare two sports which are fundamental to the psyche of this nation. The Australi
Australia's swimmers must be fearless at Rio - Bertrand
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
are two sports which are fundamental to the psyche of this nation. The Australian test cricket team whenever we take on the Brits (England) in the Ashes and the Australian swim team every four years at the Olympics. "(Pressure) is just part of... Read more
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The Star
Australia's swimmers must be fearless at Rio - Bertrandare two sports which are fundamental to the psyche of this nation. The Australi
Australia's swimmers must be fearless at Rio - Bertrand
The Star / Posted 6 days ago
are two sports which are fundamental to the psyche of this nation. The Australian test cricket team whenever we take on the Brits (England) in the Ashes and the Australian swim team every four years at the Olympics. "(Pressure) is just part of... Read more
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