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MLB: Red Sox pitcher Chris Sale will not be suspended

Boston ace Chris Sale will not be suspended by Major League Baseball for throwing behind Baltimore’s Manny Machado, ESPN and other outlets reported Friday.

Sale threw a 98-mph fastball b

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French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron is hit by hackers

Far-right presidential candidate Marine Le Pen said Friday that she believes she can pull off a surprise victory in France's high-stakes runoff Sunday, while independent front-runner Emmanuel M

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Trump tweets: Alludes to 'Phase 2' of healthcare plan

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A celebration of the 20th anniversary of L.A. neo-noir classic 'L.A. Confidential'

Curtis Hanson’s gripping, graceful 1997 thriller “L.A. Confidential” is such an immersive invocation of a bygone past that it can be hard to process the fact that the film is now 20 years old.

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Fox News harassment claims threaten Murdochs’ deal to take over Sky

The sexual harassment scandal enveloping Fox News now poses a threat to parent company 21st Century Fox’s deal to take full ownership of the European satellite TV service Sky.

Douglas Wi

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Hard's Gary Richards on controversial trailer: 'My intentions here were only to help, not offend anyone'

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El Morro students turn their attention to reptiles

Michelle Price told first- and second-grade students at El Morro Elementary School on Friday that they don’t have to like all reptiles.

Take snakes as an example.

“People either r

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NHL: Sidney Crosby practices but it's unclear when he might return for Penguins

Sidney Crosby returned to work Friday, practicing with his Pittsburgh Penguins teammates barely four days removed from a frightening hit that left the him with a concussion, and his status for

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South America

Goldman Sachs warns Brexit could stall London's dominant financial position

The chief executive of Goldman Sachs has warned that Brexit could see international banks reducing their footprint in Britain, and signaled the US firm has contingency plans

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Falklands discusses Brexit impact on environmental funding with UKOTs

The consequences of the UK leaving the European Union on environmental funding of UK Overseas Territories (UKOTs) which includes the Falklands, was the subject of a meeting

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Falklands' cruise season totaled 55.633; expedition ships market expands 17.2%

The Falkland Islands cruise season came to a close last month with 55,633 passenger arrivals visiting the Islands, only slightly fewer than the 56,476 who visited the previo

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Argentina contracts 2D seismic survey in deep waters covering 435,000 sq km

Norway's Spectrum has started a 35,000 km multi-client 2D seismic survey covering 435,000 km2 in the deep waters of Argentina in cooperation with YPF. The survey will provid

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Petrobras reveals Libra field achieves a breakeven price of US$ 35/bbl

Brazil's oil and gas company Petrobras shared innovations and efficiency gains related to the Libra field at the Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) in Houston. Petrobras r

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Fed says recent slowdown of US economy growth is temporary; leaves benchmark rate unchanged

The Federal Reserve announced on Wednesday that it held its benchmark interest rate after a two-day policy meeting, as had widely been expected. And it added that the recent

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Popular America

Economy minister evaluates programmes in Benguela

Luanda - Angolan minister of Economy Abrahao Gourgel started Friday a three-day working visit to the coastal Benguela Province to assess the ongoing programmes, as part of the government strategy to
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UTIP signs Usd 19 million contract

Luanda - A Usd 19.5 million private investment contract for the construction of a telecommunication technology estate was signed Thursday in Luanda between the Private Investment Technical Unit (UTI
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Company tax deemed country's most representative fiscal revenue source

Luanda - Company Tax, which is imposed on the capital of firms, continues to to be Angola?s most representative state revenue and the one with the greatest impact on the General Budget. , This was d
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USA: Investing in African markets next step of Sonangol's internationalisation process

Houston - Focussing on African markets in the coming years will be a priority in the internationalisation process of the Angolan public oil firm Sonangol, announced last Wednesday in Houston City, Sta
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USA: Sonangol deems participation in OTC event positive

Houston - The participation of Angola?s public oil company Sonangol in the Offshore Technology Conference (OTC), in Houston (U.S.A), on 01-04 May was satisfactory for having accomplished the company?s
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China becomes major contributor to investment in Africa

Luanda - The Chinese investment in Africa has dramatically increased, making the Asian country the largest contributor to foreign direct investment (FDI) capital and jobs in Africa in 2016, accordi
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