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Iran has not ruled out talks to end nuclear dispute, says official

Iran has not ruled out talks to end nuclear dispute, says official

Published 20/01/2020

DUBAI (Reuters) - Iran said on Monday that it had not closed the “door to negotiations” in efforts to resolve a dispute over its nuclear [more…]

China calls on Canada to release Huawei executive Meng

China calls on Canada to release Huawei executive Meng

Published 20/01/2020

BEIJING (Reuters) - China urged Canada on Monday to release detained Huawei Technologies executive Meng Wanzhou as soon as possible. Foreign ministry spokesman Geng Shuang, [more…]

Shapovalov shouts at chair umpire in shock first-round exit

Shapovalov shouts at chair umpire in shock first-round exit

Published 20/01/2020

MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Canadian young gun Denis Shapovalov raged at the chair umpire before succumbing to nerves as he crashed out of the Australian Open [more…]

Trump promises farmers that China trade deal will be good for them

Trump promises farmers that China trade deal will be good for them

Published 20/01/2020

AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) - President Donald Trump sought on Sunday to assure American farmers and ranchers hit by a protracted tariff war with China that [more…]

Box Office: ‘Bad Boys for Life’ Towers Over ‘Dolittle,’ ‘1917’

Box Office: ‘Bad Boys for Life’ Towers Over ‘Dolittle,’ ‘1917’

Published 19/01/2020

LOS ANGELES, (Variety.com) - Universal’s “Dolittle” and “1917” found out what “Bad Boys” will do when they come for you at the box office. Sony’s [more…]

Lawyers for Huawei CFO call Canada prosecutor’s arguments ‘circular’

Lawyers for Huawei CFO call Canada prosecutor’s arguments ‘circular’

Published 17/01/2020

VANCOUVER/TORONTO (Reuters) - Extraditing Huawei Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou to the United States based on American sanctions against Iran would set a dangerous precedent [more…]

Box Office: ‘1917’ Defeats ‘Star Wars’ With $36.5 Million Weekend

Box Office: ‘1917’ Defeats ‘Star Wars’ With $36.5 Million Weekend

Published 12/01/2020

LOS ANGELES, (Variety.com) - Sam Mendes’ “1917” marched to box office victory, earning a solid $36.5 million from 3,434 theaters in its first weekend of [more…]

Ukraine considering several possibilities behind Iran plane crash

Ukraine considering several possibilities behind Iran plane crash

Published 09/01/2020

KIEV (Reuters) - Ukraine’s President Volodymyr Zelenskiy said the government was considering several possible causes of a plane crash in Iran, which killed 176 citizens [more…]

Golf: Hadwin, Van Rooyen seeing green after sneaking into Masters

Golf: Hadwin, Van Rooyen seeing green after sneaking into Masters

Published 22/12/2019

(Reuters) - Canadian Adam Hadwin and South African Erik van Rooyen have snuck into the field for next year’s Masters after finishing the year barely [more…]

Box Office: ‘Jumanji: The Next Level’ Levels Up With $60 Million Debut, ‘Richard Jewell’ Stumbles

Box Office: ‘Jumanji: The Next Level’ Levels Up With $60 Million Debut, ‘Richard Jewell’ Stumbles

Published 16/12/2019

(This Dec. 15 story corrects headline to give full name of new Jumanji movie) By Rebecca Rubin LOS ANGELES, (Variety.com) - It’s shaping up to [more…]