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By news On Wednesday, September 20th, 2017
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Jake LaMotta, boxing’s ‘Raging Bull,’ dies in his 90s

(Reuters) – Jake LaMotta, the brutish former boxing champion whose life of violence in and out of the ring was portrayed in the movie “Raging Bull,” died on Tuesday, according to one of his daughters. More...

By news On Wednesday, September 20th, 2017
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Jake LaMotta, boxing’s ‘Raging Bull,’ dies in his 90s

(Reuters) – Jake LaMotta, the brutish former boxing champion whose life of violence in and out of the ring was portrayed in the movie “Raging Bull,” died on Tuesday, according to one of his daughters. More...

By news On Tuesday, September 19th, 2017
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China’s highest-profile fugitive assailed by businessman who says he was framed for crimes

BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s highest profile fugitive, exiled billionaire Guo Wengui, is under attack from a former business partner who claims Guo got him framed for crimes he says he did not commit. After More...

By news On Tuesday, September 19th, 2017
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Exclusive: Bangladesh PM says expects no help from Trump on refugees fleeing Myanmar

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said she spoke to U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday about Rohingya Muslims flooding into her country from Myanmar, but she expects no help More...

By news On Monday, September 18th, 2017
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U.S. Ambassador Haley: U.N. has exhausted options on North Korea

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said on Sunday the U.N. Security Council has run out of options on containing North Korea’s nuclear program and the United States More...

By news On Saturday, September 16th, 2017
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U.S. judge will not dismiss accused Mexican drug lord El Chapo’s indictment

NEW YORK (Reuters) – A U.S. judge on Friday rejected an effort by Joaquin Guzman, the accused Mexican drug lord known as “El Chapo,” to dismiss a massive international narcotics conspiracy indictment More...

By news On Friday, September 15th, 2017
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Oral food challenges safe when performed in doctor’s office

(Reuters Health) – Oral food challenges at the doctor’s office are a safe way to diagnose food allergies, a U.S. study suggests. Based on records of more than 6,000 food challenge tests done in allergy More...

By news On Thursday, September 14th, 2017
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Shkreli ordered jailed for online bounty on Hillary Clinton’s hair

(Reuters) – A U.S. judge on Wednesday ordered Martin Shkreli to be jailed while he awaits sentencing for securities fraud, citing a Facebook post in which the former drug company offered a $5,000 reward for More...

By news On Thursday, September 14th, 2017
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U.S. suicide attempts up most among younger adults, less educated

(Reuters Health) – Young adults with low levels of education and people with mental health disorders bore the greatest burden of a recent increase in suicide attempts in the U.S., a new study shows. Suicide More...

By news On Wednesday, September 13th, 2017
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Ralph Lauren pairs passion for fashion, cars at New York Fashion Week

BEDFORD, N.Y. (Reuters) – Runway shows at New York Fashion Week have become more elaborate each season and designer Ralph Lauren took it up a notch by combining his love of fashion and vintage cars to showcase More...