Month: October 2019

(Reuters) – When Barcelona made a stuttering start to the season criticism predictably rained down on coach Ernesto Valverde and questions were asked about whether the team was reaching the end of its winning cycle — yet one crucial factor was forgotten. FILE PHOTO: Soccer Football – La Liga Santander – FC Barcelona v Real
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HONG KONG (Reuters) – Hong Kong police fired tear gas to break up anti-government protests in the densely populated Kowloon district of Mong Kok on Thursday, as masked demonstrators gathered to join Halloween fancy-dress clubbers on the other side of the harbour. Hundreds of protesters, many dressed all in black and wearing now-banned face masks,
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PARIS (Reuters) – Global wine production fell about 10% this year, with major producers France, Italy and Spain hit the most by unfavourable weather conditions, according to a leading international body. FILE PHOTO: A glass of French red wine is displayed at the Chateau du Pavillon in Sainte-Croix-Du-Mont, France, July 29, 2019. REUTERS/Regis Duvignau/File Photo
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SRINAGAR, India (Reuters) – Shops and offices were shut in Kashmir on Thursday and the streets largely deserted as the authorities formally revoked the restive state’s constitutional autonomy and split it into two government territories. An Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) officer stands guard on a road in Srinagar October 31, 2019. REUTERS/Danish Ismail Prime Minister
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DAKAR (Reuters) – The World Health Organization and Congolese authorities are proposing changes to how some Ebola patients are cared for, new guidelines show, after a patient’s death challenged the accepted medical theory that survivors are immune to reinfection. FILE PHOTO: A health worker wearing Ebola protection gear enters the Biosecure Emergency Care Unit (CUBE)
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Oct 28 (OPTA) - Scores from the PGA Tour Zozo Championship on Sunday -19 Tiger Woods (USA) 64 64 66 67 -16 Hideki Matsuyama (Japan) 65 67 65 67 -13 Sungjae Im (Korea Republic) 71 64 67 65 Rory McIlroy (Northern Ireland) 72 65 63 67 -12 Gary Woodland (USA) 64 66 68 70 -11
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Halloween is the time of year where you pay to get scared at a haunted house. But actually living in a real one is another story. Given the pop-culture pervasiveness of horrifying tales of paranormal properties like “The Amityville Horror” and “The Conjuring,” buyers tend to shy away from such purchases. In fact, people are
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Star swimsuit designer Melissa Odabash and her actress turned jewelry designer sister Megan Odabash are listing their Sag Harbor home for $2.4 million. Melissa’s swimsuits are sold in luxury department stores around the world while Megan’s jewelry has been worn on stars like Christie Brinkley, Cameron Diaz, Halle Berry, Liv Tyler, Salma Hayek and Angelina
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LONDON (Reuters) – Marcus Rashford’s “bolt from the blue” stopped resurgent Chelsea in their tracks as his sensational free kick fired Manchester United into the League Cup quarter-finals with a 2-1 victory at Stamford Bridge on Wednesday. Soccer Football – Carabao Cup – Fourth Round – Chelsea v Manchester United – Stamford Bridge, London, Britain
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Oscar-winning actress Jennifer Lawrence, who married art gallerist Cooke Maroney earlier this month in Newport, RI, has been trying to offload an Upper East Side penthouse she bought in 2016, Gimme Shelter has learned. Yes, JLaw owns a flashy condo at celeb-packed 443 Greenwich St., the former bookbinding factory in Tribeca. But the “Hunger Games”
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