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Baseball: Tiebreak games launch postseason on Monday

Baseball: Tiebreak games launch postseason on Monday

Published 01/10/2018

(Reuters) - It’s playoff time in Major League Baseball with a pair of tiebreak games on Monday launching the month-long chase to World Series honors. [more…]

African swine fever hits Romania’s biggest pig farm

African swine fever hits Romania’s biggest pig farm

Published 25/08/2018

BUCHAREST (Reuters) - Romania has confirmed an outbreak of deadly African swine fever at the country’s largest pig breeding farm and all 140,000 animals will [more…]

Gulp! Georgian boy solves six Rubik’s cubes under water in one breath

Gulp! Georgian boy solves six Rubik’s cubes under water in one breath

Published 17/08/2018

TBILISI (Reuters) - An 18-year-old student from Georgia solved six Rubik’s Cubes under water in one breath on Friday, in a bid to set a [more…]

Georgia police use coin toss to decide whether to arrest woman

Georgia police use coin toss to decide whether to arrest woman

Published 14/07/2018

(Reuters) - Two police officers in Georgia have been suspended after they used a coin toss to decide whether to arrest a 24-year-old motorist they [more…]

Man charged after running in underwear on Atlanta airport runway

Man charged after running in underwear on Atlanta airport runway

Published 27/06/2018

(Reuters) - A teenager has been criminally charged after running half-naked across an Atlanta airport runway and jumping onto the wing of a Delta Air [more…]

New Secretary of State Pompeo arrives in Brussels to meet NATO allies

New Secretary of State Pompeo arrives in Brussels to meet NATO allies

Published 27/04/2018

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - A day after being sworn in as the new U.S. Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo landed in Brussels for talks with key [more…]

Golf: Better attitude powers Reed to Masters victory

Golf: Better attitude powers Reed to Masters victory

Published 09/04/2018

(Please note language in paragraph 16) By Andrew Both AUGUSTA, Ga. (Reuters) - Greater emotional control on the course helped Patrick Reed win the U.S. [more…]

Golf: Woods’ rousing comeback aided by humility

Golf: Woods’ rousing comeback aided by humility

Published 09/04/2018

AUGUSTA, Ga. (Reuters) - Years of trials and tribulations have given Tiger Woods a new character trait – humility, which could prove a valuable tool [more…]

Georgia passes 2018 budget, expects GDP to rise 4.5 percent next year

Georgia passes 2018 budget, expects GDP to rise 4.5 percent next year

Published 15/12/2017

TBILISI (Reuters) - Georgia expects state revenues and spending to rise next year and forecasts 4.5 percent economic growth in the budget passed by the [more…]

Uzbekistan opens the door, a crack

Uzbekistan opens the door, a crack

Published 27/11/2017

FILE PHOTO: Uzbekistani Som banknotes are seen in this picture illustration taken May 4, 2017. REUTERS/Mukhammadsharif Mamatkulov/Illustration/File PhotoTASHKENT/ALMATY (Reuters) - Sensing change in his native [more…]