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By news On Wednesday, April 25th, 2018
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Flawless Wozniacki eases into Istanbul second round

(Reuters) – World number two Caroline Wozniacki powered past Russia’s Ekaterina Alexandrova 6-2 6-2 to reach the second round of the Istanbul Cup on Tuesday. FILE PHOTO: Mar 12, 2018; Indian Wells, More...

By news On Tuesday, April 24th, 2018
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Error-prone Sharapova falls to Garcia in Stuttgart opener

(Reuters) – Maria Sharapova’s claycourt season got off to a poor start on Tuesday as she lost in three sets to Caroline Garcia in the first round of the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix in Stuttgart. FILE More...

By news On Tuesday, April 24th, 2018
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Sharapova eyes more grand slam glory

(Reuters) – Maria Sharapova will not settle for lower-tier titles after making her comeback last year and the former world number one is determined to add to her five grand slam crowns. FILE PHOTO: Tennis More...

By news On Tuesday, April 24th, 2018
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USA oil floods European markets in blow to OPEC and Russia | City & Business | Finance

US crude oil is seen as the cheaper option as the OPEC and Russia pact begins to bite after agreeing jointly to oil output jointly by 1.8million barrels per day (bpd) help rebalance the market and to help elevate More...

By news On Tuesday, April 24th, 2018
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Under fire by Trump, Rosenstein moonlights at U.S. Supreme Court

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Only for embattled Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein could a half hour of tough questioning from U.S. Supreme Court justices be seen as a break from his stressful day job. FILE More...

By news On Monday, April 23rd, 2018
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Soccer: VAR still right in the spotlight after FA Cup no-show

LONDON (Reuters) – Introduced to provide help for under pressure referees, the role of Video Assistant Referees (VAR) still remains unclear after more questions over consistency arose at Wembley on Sunday. More...

By news On Monday, April 23rd, 2018
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Angola satellite inoperative, Russia to build another one

LUANDA (Reuters) – Russia’s space agency said on Monday that Angola’s first national telecoms satellite, AngoSat-1, was inoperative and Russia would build another one for launch in 2020. Launched in More...

By news On Sunday, April 22nd, 2018
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World War 3: Britain ‘WILL’ be the victim of ‘serious CYBER ATTACK’ from Russia, says GCHQ | World | News

Ciaran Martin, the head of the agency’s cyber defence unit said their focus was on building “resilience” in “the systems we care about the most”. These are believed to be Britain’s power and water More...

By news On Sunday, April 22nd, 2018
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Trump weighs pardoning late African American boxing champion

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump said on Saturday he was considering pardoning the late boxing legend Jack Johnson, the first black heavyweight champion of the world who was jailed after More...

By news On Sunday, April 22nd, 2018
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Fake news and cyber attacks are BIGGEST threats to nuclear security | World | News

GETTY Dr Andrew Futter reveals that Cyber weapons are open to possible hackers Dr Andrew Futter’s stark verdict comes as he warns that the world’s nuclear weapons system remain perilously More...