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Chestnuts, swagger and good grammar: how Italy’s ‘Captain’ builds…

Chestnuts, swagger and good grammar: how Italy’s ‘Captain’ builds…

Published 18/10/2018

TURIN, Italy (Reuters) - Italian Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini has doubled support for his far-right party in just seven months by cultivating a savvy [more…]

Roseanne character dies of opioid overdose as ‘The Conners’ take over

Roseanne character dies of opioid overdose as ‘The Conners’ take over

Published 18/10/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - One of television’s best-known families returned on Tuesday without its matriarch, as the character of feisty Roseanne Conner was killed off [more…]

Late brothel owner Hof will win Nevada vote: campaign manager

Late brothel owner Hof will win Nevada vote: campaign manager

Published 18/10/2018

(Reuters) - A brothel-owning Republican candidate for the Nevada state legislature who died this week will remain on the ballot and win his election in [more…]

Middle class parents paying least for college: study

Middle class parents paying least for college: study

Published 18/10/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - As U.S. high school seniors pare down their college wish lists and parents sweat over the bills, a new study by [more…]

Scientists in Chile unveil ‘A Cosmic Titan’ cluster of galaxies

Scientists in Chile unveil ‘A Cosmic Titan’ cluster of galaxies

Published 18/10/2018

By Natalia A. Ramos Miranda (Reuters) - Astronomers peering billions of light years into space have detected the largest, most extensive collection of galaxies ever [more…]

Kanye gives Ugandan leader sneakers, gets African name

Kanye gives Ugandan leader sneakers, gets African name

Published 17/10/2018

KAMPALA (Reuters) - Kanye West and Kim Kardashian gave Uganda’s leader a pair of the rapper’s sneakers on Monday and he gave them both “Ugandan” [more…]

Roseanne calls TV death ‘morbid,’ audience slumps for ‘The Conners’

Roseanne calls TV death ‘morbid,’ audience slumps for ‘The Conners’

Published 17/10/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Roseanne Barr called the way her character was killed off “grim and morbid” and television viewers stayed away in droves from [more…]

A pity to throw it away: insurer stores damaged art in Germany

A pity to throw it away: insurer stores damaged art in Germany

Published 17/10/2018

COLOGNE, (Germany) (Reuters) - What happens to artworks which are too badly damaged to be restored once the insurer has paid out the claim? Up [more…]

YOUR MONEY – Comic heroes teach kids about finance

YOUR MONEY – Comic heroes teach kids about finance

Published 16/10/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - As any parent knows, getting children to focus can be challenging - even more so when it involves topics like monetary [more…]

She came, she saw, she conquered, British woman claims conker crown

She came, she saw, she conquered, British woman claims conker crown

Published 16/10/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Standing in a rain soaked English village, more than 200 competitors armed with horse chestnuts dangling from shoelaces faced off for the [more…]