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 2017-02-26 21:12 

AFP

England keep Grand Slam dream alive after Italy scare... +

England kept their hopes of back-to-back Grand Slams alive with a 36-15 victory over Italy at Twickenham on Sunday but only after being given a massive scare by the game Azzurri.The global network of Agence France Presse covers 150 countriesIf you have ne...

 2017-02-26 21:03 

AP

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Struggling Wolfsburg fires Valerien Ismael as coach... +

BERLIN (AP) Wolfsburg fired coach Valerien Ismael on Sunday after the former defender failed to turn around a poor season that has left the Bundesliga club flirting with relegation. The struggling Volkswagen-backed club said in a statement that Ismael wa...

 2017-02-26 20:53 

AP

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'American Watercolor' showcases masterpieces of movement... +

PHILADELPHIA (AP) Prior to the 1860s, creating art with watercolor was seen as the realm of women and children, illustrators and amateurs. Artists wanting to prove their mettle used the most prestigious medium of the time: oil paint. But after a New York...

 2017-02-26 20:52 

UPI

Judge Joseph Wapner of 'People's Court' fame dead at 97... +

Retired judge and beloved, television personality Joseph A. Wapner has died at his home in Los Angeles. He was 97....

 2017-02-26 20:52 

Reuters

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Decision on early Italian elections up to PM Gentiloni: Renzi... +

Former Prime Minister Matteo Renzi said on Sunday it is up to his successor to decide whether Italy should hold its next national election before the natural end of the current legislature early next year....

 2017-02-26 20:50 

Reuters

Transocean's stock could surge with $60 oil: Barron's... +

Shares of Transocean Ltd could rise more than 35 percent in the next year or two if oil prices top $60 a barrel, Barron's said in an article on Sunday....

 2017-02-26 20:48 

Reuters Canada

Tennis: Sock wins Delray Beach final in walkover as Raonic withdraws... +

(Reuters) - Canadian world number four Milos Raonic pulled out of Sundays Delray Beach Open final in Florida, handing American Jack Sock the title by walkover.Raonic withdrew due to a hamstring tear...

 2017-02-26 20:48 

Reuters

Tennis: Sock wins Delray Beach final in walkover as Raonic withdraws... +

Canadian world number four Milos Raonic pulled out of Sundays Delray Beach Open final in Florida, handing American Jack Sock the title by walkover....

 2017-02-26 20:45 

Reuters Canada

Phonemakers pile in to exploit Samsung weakness... +

BARCELONA (Reuters) - Phonemakers are piling in to fill a gap in the market left by Samsung , still licking its wounds from a costly recall of its flagship Note 7 and with no key device...

 2017-02-26 20:45 

Reuters

Phonemakers pile in to exploit Samsung weakness... +

Phonemakers are piling in to fill a gap in the market left by Samsung (005930.KS), still licking its wounds from a costly recall of its flagship Note 7 and with no key device of its own to launch at the telecom industry's biggest annual fair....

 2017-02-26 20:44 

AFP

In Mosul, a long-term battle to repair Iraq's heritage... +

The city of Mosul is intertwined with human history, tracing its roots to 4,400 years ago when civilisation rose in fabled, fertile Mesopotamia.The global network of Agence France Presse covers 150 countriesIf you have news to share or a question, comment...

 2017-02-26 20:42 

Reuters

Transocean's stock could surge with $60 oil -Barron's... +
 2017-02-26 20:35 

Reuters

WRAPUP 1-Phonemakers pile in to exploit Samsung weakness... +
 2017-02-26 20:34 

Reuters

UPDATE 2-Telefonica bets on Aura to keep customers sweet... +

Spanish telecoms giant Telefonica announced a new strategy on Sunday promising to give customers back control of their own data with the help of a new digital personal assistant....

 2017-02-26 20:31 

AP

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Sheriff: Gunman killed after firing at Florida pipeline site... +

FLORAL CITY, Fla. (AP) A man who fired shots at a central Florida construction site died during a shootout with sheriff's deputies following a chase. Citrus County Sheriff Mike Prendergast said in a statement the gunman fired shots from a high-powere...

 2017-02-26 20:31 

Reuters

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Islamic State planning attacks in Britain - anti-terrorism lawyer... +

Islamic State militants are planning ...

 2017-02-26 20:27 

Reuters

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Fillon criticizes French government over campaign violence... +

Francois Fillon, The Republicans' presidential candidate, on Sunday accused the French government of not doing enough to curb the violence that has hit election campaign events....

 2017-02-26 20:20 

Reuters Africa

Fillon criticises French government over campaign violence... +

PARIS (Reuters) - Francois Fillon, The Republicans' presidential candidate, on Sunday accused the French government of not doing enough to curb the violence that has hit election campaign events.Fillon...

 2017-02-26 20:19 

Reuters

Fillon critcises French government over campaign violence... +
 2017-02-26 20:16 

AP

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WWII Navy officer who helped rescue Kennedy dies at age 97... +

MOUNT AIRY, N.C. (AP) The WWII Navy officer who guided his warship into Japanese territory to rescue the future President John F. Kennedy and his crew is dead at age 97. The daughter of William ...

 2017-02-26 20:11 

Reuters

UPDATE 1-New Zealand's Spark partners with Netflix... +
 2017-02-26 20:10 

AFP

Spurs up to second as Kane treble crushes Stoke... +

Harry Kane hit a first-half hat-trick as Tottenham stormed up to second in the Premier League with a 4-0 home demolition of Stoke on Sunday.The global network of Agence France Presse covers 150 countriesIf you have news to share or a question, comment or ...

 2017-02-26 20:03 

Reuters Canada

Tennis: Tsonga stays on hot streak to win title in Marseille... +

(Reuters) - France's Jo-Wilfred Tsonga won his second title in succession by comfortably beating compatriot Lucas Pouille 6-4 6-4 in the Marseille Open final on Sunday.The number two seed hit seven aces...

 2017-02-26 20:03 

Reuters

Tennis: Tsonga stays on hot streak to win title in Marseille... +

France's Jo-Wilfred Tsonga won his second title in succession by comfortably beating compatriot Lucas Pouille 6-4 6-4 in the Marseille Open final on Sunday....

 2017-02-26 20:03 

AP

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Police say drunk driver caused Mardi Gras crash that hurt 28... +

NEW ORLEANS (AP) Authorities on Sunday identified the man who allegedly plowed into a crowd enjoying a Mardi Gras parade in New Orleans while intoxicated. The New Orleans Police Department issued a statement identifying the man as 25-year-old Neilson Riz...

 2017-02-26 20:01 

Reuters

BRIEF-Metlifecare says Hy net profit NZ$165 mln, up 31.3 pct... +

Metlifecare Ltd-...

 2017-02-26 20:01 

UPI

French historian detained for 10 hours by U.S. Customs... +

U.S. customs officials in Houston detained a French historian for 10 hours while on his way to speak at a symposium at Texas A&M in College Station....

 2017-02-26 20:00 

UPI

Australian cyclist's GoPro captures smiling quokka's adorable leap... +

An Australian cyclist who stopped to look at a quokka chasing after him was wearing a camera that captured the seemingly-smiling animal's leap into his arms....

 2017-02-26 19:57 

Reuters

Slowing sales, strong dollar could hit Harley stock: Barron's... +

Slowing sales could cause shares of Harley-Davidson Inc. (HOG.N) to decline after being on the rise for much of the past 12 months, according to a Barron's cover story dated Feb. 27....

 2017-02-26 19:57 

Reuters Canada

Slowing sales, strong dollar could hit Harley stock: Barron's... +

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Slowing sales could cause shares of Harley-Davidson Inc. to decline after being on the rise for much of the past 12 months, according to a Barron's cover story dated...

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