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Darts-Players let rip in flatulence row at Grand Slam of Darts

Darts-Players let rip in flatulence row at Grand Slam of Darts

Published 17/11/2018

(Reuters) - Players set more than just their arrows flying at the Grand Slam of Darts this week, with opponents rowing over who had emitted [more…]

Soccer: Referee banned by FA after rock, paper, scissors blunder

Soccer: Referee banned by FA after rock, paper, scissors blunder

Published 14/11/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Referee David McNamara has been handed a three-week ban by the English FA for asking two captains to play rock, paper, scissors [more…]

Death of chairman adds to King Power uncertainty as Thai duty-free…

Death of chairman adds to King Power uncertainty as Thai duty-free…

Published 30/10/2018

BANGKOK (Reuters) - The death of Leicester City soccer club owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha adds to challenges his King Power International empire faces as its dominance [more…]

Uber goes to court to defend business model over UK worker rights

Uber goes to court to defend business model over UK worker rights

Published 30/10/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Uber heads to a British court on Tuesday to defend its business model of treating drivers as self-employed, entitling them to few [more…]

Leicester City soccer club owner, four others killed in helicopter…

Leicester City soccer club owner, four others killed in helicopter…

Published 29/10/2018

LEICESTER, England (Reuters) - Leicester City soccer club owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha, a Thai tycoon, was killed along with four others when his helicopter crashed and [more…]

Roche scores win in slowing aggressive type of breast cancer

Roche scores win in slowing aggressive type of breast cancer

Published 20/10/2018

ZURICH/MUNICH (Reuters) - An immunotherapy cocktail from Roche helped slow an aggressive type of breast cancer where new treatments have proven elusive, offering positive news [more…]

Baaah! TV gardener Titchmarsh leads London Bridge sheep drive

Baaah! TV gardener Titchmarsh leads London Bridge sheep drive

Published 30/09/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - British television gardener Alan Titchmarsh and men dressed in medieval costumes drove a flock of sheep across London Bridge on Sunday as [more…]

White Beluga whale surfaces again in River Thames near London

White Beluga whale surfaces again in River Thames near London

Published 26/09/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - A beluga whale spotted in London’s River Thames surfaced again on Wednesday near the British capital, hundreds of miles from its normal [more…]

‘Beluga whale’ spotted in River Thames near London

‘Beluga whale’ spotted in River Thames near London

Published 25/09/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - A beluga whale was spotted on Tuesday near barges in the River Thames near London, hundreds of miles from its normal Arctic [more…]

Woods ends five-year drought with Tour Championship triumph

Woods ends five-year drought with Tour Championship triumph

Published 24/09/2018

(Reuters) - Tiger Woods was moved to the brink of tears after capturing his first title since 2013 with a two-stroke triumph at the Tour [more…]