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 2020-01-22 18:30 

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As WNBA boosts pay, women's hockey players see path forward...

With increased pay, improved travel and a host of new maternity benefits, the WNBA's latest collective bargaining agreement (CBA) sent up roars of ......

 2020-01-22 18:30 

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UniCredit shuffles top managers in Italy, names new Americas CIB head...

Italy's biggest bank UniCredit said on Wednesday it had appointed a number of senior managers to new roles, shuffling people across jobs as it ......

 2020-01-22 18:28 

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Google finds security flaws in Apple's Safari web browser: FT...

SAN FRANCISCO (REUTERS) - Google researchers have found multiple security flaws in Apple's Safari web browser that allowed the tracking of users' browsing behaviour, the Financial Times reported on Wednesday (Jan 22), citing a soon-to-be published...

 2020-01-22 18:21 

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Furious at federation, Russian star braces for prospect of second missed Olympics...

High jumper Maria Lasitskene, a three-time world champion, is getting a feeling of deja vu as she readies for the prospect of missing a second ......

 2020-01-22 18:21 

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South Pacific nations losing out in club-versus-country battle...

Rugby players from the South Pacific islands are being caught up in a tug-of-war because their European clubs place...

 2020-01-22 18:21 

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Avolon CEO sees new Boeing MAX timeline as 'worst case scenario'...

The head of aircraft lessor Avolon, which has committed to a fleet of 148 Boeing 737 MAX jets, said he believed the planemaker's new June to July ......

 2020-01-22 18:18 

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US House begins prosecuting its case to remove Trump from office...

WASHINGTON (BLOOMBERG) - House impeachment managers began prosecuting their case to remove President Donald Trump from office after losing a marathon day of battle to subpoena witnesses and documents.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-01-22 18:15 

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England's Archer closer to recall after impressing in nets...

England paceman Jofra Archer will get one more day to prove his fitness for a place in the team for the final test against South Africa but he is ......

 2020-01-22 18:10 

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Google finds security flaws in Apple's web browser - FT...

REUTERS: Google researchers have found multiple security flaws in Apple Inc's Safari web browser that allowed the tracking of users' browsing ......

 2020-01-22 18:10 

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Google finds security flaws in Apple's web browser: FT...

Google researchers have found multiple security flaws in Apple Inc's Safari web browser that allowed the tracking of users' browsing behavior, ......

 2020-01-22 18:10 

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Hainan Airlines to halt Prague flights from March: Czech authorities...

China's Hainan Airlines will halt regular direct flights between Beijing and Prague starting in March, the Prague Airport and the Czech Foreign ......

 2020-01-22 18:07 

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Injured Madonna cancels second show in Portugal...

LISBON (REUTERS) - Pop legend Madonna has cancelled another show in Portugal's capital Lisbon, the city that inspired her newest album Madame X, as she struggles to cope with pain from...

 2020-01-22 17:52 

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Macron berates Israeli security men in tussle at Jerusalem church...

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 2020-01-22 17:52 

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Football: Injured Rashford says he'll be back before end of season...

LONDON (REUTERS) - Injured Manchester United and England striker Marcus Rashford said on Wednesday (Jan 22) he would return before the end of the season to help his side's bid for a top four finish in the Premier League.. Read more at straitstimes.com...

 2020-01-22 17:48 

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Football: Pogba's agent hints at potential Manchester United exit...

LONDON (AFP) - Paul Pogba's agent Mino Raiola has hinted the Manchester United star could leave Old Trafford if he is unhappy at the end of the season.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-01-22 17:35 

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US home sales surge to near two-year high as supply at record low...

WASHINGTON: US home sales jumped to their highest level in nearly two years in December, the latest indication that lower mortgage rates are ......

 2020-01-22 17:32 

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Hong Kong leader Lam insists to stay on to tackle crises...

DAVOS, Switzerland: A confident Carrie Lam said on Wednesday (Jan 22) that Hong Kong had several crises to manage, but insisted she was staying on ......

 2020-01-22 17:32 

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Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam insists to stay on to tackle crises...

DAVOS, Switzerland: A confident Carrie Lam said on Wednesday (Jan 22) that Hong Kong had several crises to manage, but insisted she was staying on ......

 2020-01-22 17:30 

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Trump downplays reported injuries to US troops in Iranian attack, as more are flown out for checks...

DAVOS, Switzerland/WASHINGTON (REUTERS) - US President Donald Trump on Wednesday (Jan 22) said he did not consider the brain injuries suffered by 11 US service members in Iran's recent attack on a base in Iraq to be serious, as the American military m...

 2020-01-22 17:21 

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Amazon Music crosses 55 million subscribers globally, trails Apple Music...

Amazon.com Inc said on Wednesday its music streaming service had over 55 million customers globally, edging close to Apple Music but far behind ......

 2020-01-22 17:20 

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Michigan, Tesla settle suit over direct vehicle sales...

Tesla Inc and the state of Michigan confirmed Wednesday they have resolved the company's 2016 lawsuit challenging the state's refusal to allow the ......

 2020-01-22 17:19 

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European stocks hit by Trump's tariff threat...

LONDON: European stocks were hit on Wednesday (Jan 22) by US President Donald Trump's threat to slap auto tariffs on EU-built cars and a gloomy ......

 2020-01-22 17:17 

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Trump to add a 'couple of countries' to US travel ban...

DAVOS, SWITZERLAND (AFP) - US President Donald Trump said on Wednesday (Jan 22) his administration was preparing to add a...

 2020-01-22 17:11 

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United says does not expect to fly the 737 MAX this summer...

United Airlines Holdings Inc does not expect to fly the Boeing 737 MAX this summer, President Scott Kirby said on Wednesday, following news from ......

 2020-01-22 17:03 

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Football: South Korea, Saudi Arabia qualify for Tokyo Olympics...

BANGKOK: South Korea and Saudi Arabia sealed qualification for the 2020 Olympic men's football tournament on Wednesday (Jan 22) when they reached ......

 2020-01-22 16:55 

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Laid-off Philadelphia refinery workers struggle with shrinking sector...

Third-generation Philadelphia oil refinery worker Lee Murray wore his late father's hard hat every day of the 25 years he spent there....

 2020-01-22 16:51 

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Saracens saga could galvanise England, says Andy Farrell...

The Saracens situation hanging over the England camp as they gather for the Six Nations could galvanise the squad according to Ireland coach Andy ......

 2020-01-22 16:45 

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Saracens want publication of disciplinary report into salary cap breaches...

LONDON: Saracens are keen for the disciplinary panel report that found the Premiership champions guilty of persistent salary cap breaches to be ......

 2020-01-22 16:43 

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Harvey Weinstein assaulted women, used power to cover it up, state says, as trial starts...

NEW YORK (BLOOMBERG) - Harvey Weinstein sexually assaulted two women and used his power to cover it up, a prosecutor told a rapt courtroom at the start of the former Hollywood mogul's long-awaited trial.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-01-22 16:41 

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Maverick De Kock promises a street-smart approach as ODI skipper...

South African players can look forward to playing...

 2020-01-22 16:41 

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Wall Street analysts buy into Netflix optimism amid Disney threat...

Netflix Inc acknowledged pressure from Disney+ after the company reported its quarterly results. But executives largely brushed off the long-term ......

 2020-01-22 16:35 

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Mathews' maiden double ton puts Sri Lanka in control in first test...

Angelo Mathews scored a maiden test double-century as Sri Lanka took control of the first test against Zimbabwe at the close of day four at the ......

 2020-01-22 16:30 

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Williams ready to take on big role for Toronto's push...

Former New Zealand centre Sonny Bill Williams is prepared to take on the responsibility of being the focal point of rugby league's bid to conquer ......

 2020-01-22 16:26 

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Boeing says new MAX delay not due to new technical issues...

Boeing's decision to advise customers its grounded 737 MAX jet was unlikely to secure flight approval until mid-year was not due to any new ......

 2020-01-22 16:25 

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France's Macron loses cool with Israeli security men in tussle at Jerusalem church...

JERUSALEM (AFP) - When French President Emmanuel Macron visited Jerusalem's Old City on Wednesday (Jan 22), he also trod in the footsteps of one of his predecessors, Jacques Chirac, by engaging in a heated argument with Israeli security.. Read more at...

 2020-01-22 16:11 

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Nike Vaporfly runners eye peak form at Dubai Marathon...

DUBAI: Athletes wearing the controversial Nike Vaporfly shoes have backed themselves to set fast times at the Dubai Marathon this Friday as they ......

 2020-01-22 16:11 

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French anti-corruption agency runs checks on Renault...

Renault on Wednesday said that France's anti-corruption agency was carrying out checks at the firm, confirming a French media report, though a ......

 2020-01-22 16:00 

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Rugby: All change for the post-World Cup Six Nations...

A post-World Cup Six Nations always feels like something of a fresh start but this year's championship, featuring four new coaches and four new ......

 2020-01-22 16:00 

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Morgan Stanley executive Rich Portogallo to retire: memo...

Veteran Morgan Stanley executive Rich Portogallo, who played a key role in building the bank's prime-brokerage business, is retiring, according ......

 2020-01-22 16:00 

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Warren calls on big US banks to disclose preparation for climate risk...

US Senator Elizabeth Warren, a contender for the Democratic Party's presidential nomination, is asking the biggest US banks for details on their ......

 2020-01-22 15:56 

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WeWork offloads non-core business Teem, stake in The Wing...

Shared workplace operator WeWork said on Wednesday it sold cloud and analytics services provider Teem to digital workplace solutions provider ......

 2020-01-22 15:56 

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Football: Klopp rules out Liverpool sales in transfer window...

LONDON: Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp has no intention of allowing any of his players to leave the club in the January transfer window as he closes ......

 2020-01-22 15:55 

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PM Lee Hsien Loong's dialogue with WEF president Borge Brende: Strains in US-China ties set to pose uncertainty for some time yet...

PM Lee Lee Hsien Loong on Wednesday spoke at a dialogue with World Economic Forum (WEF) president Borge Brende.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-01-22 15:47 

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Britain's House of Commons rejects changes to Brexit legislation...

LONDON (REUTERS) - The lower house of Britain's parliament on Wednesday (Jan 22) overturned changes made by the upper house to the legislation needed to ratify the country's divorce agreement with the European Union.. Read more at straitstimes.com...

 2020-01-22 15:40 

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Brazil president Jair Bolsonaro says no more media interviews...

SAO PAULO (AFP) - A frequent and fiery critic of Brazil's media, President Jair Bolsonaro declared on Wednesday (Jan 22) he would no longer speak to journalists.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-01-22 15:32 

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Trump has parting words for the star of Davos, Greta Thunberg...

DAVOS, Switzerland (REUTERS) - Just before he departed the slopes of Davos, US President Donald Trump had some final words for Greta Thunberg, saying he would have loved to have seen her speak at the World Economic Forum.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-01-22 15:32 

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Man jailed for sexually assaulting daughter who kept quiet for fear of parents breaking up...

SINGAPORE: A 50-year-old man was jailed on Wednesday (Jan 22) after he sexually assaulted his daughter while intoxicated and forced her to perform ......

 2020-01-22 15:30 

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Trump threatens big tariffs on car imports from EU...

DAVOS, Switzerland: US President Donald Trump on Wednesday (Jan 22) threatened to impose high tariffs on imports of cars from the European Union ......

 2020-01-22 15:28 

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'We are relentlessly optimistic but not that much so': PM Lee on US-China trade tensions...

SINGAPORE: Even with the signing of a "phase one" trade deal, challenges remain when it comes to resolving the geopolitical confrontation and ......

 2020-01-22 15:27 

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Singapore must keep faith in globalisation, make system work for its people, PM Lee tells dialogue in Davos...

Davos - At a time when globalisation is under pressure around the world, Singapore has to continue to bet on countries cooperating closely with one another, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said on Wednesday (Jan 22).. Read more at straitstimes.com....

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