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Former No. 1 Kerber eyeing improvement after rehiring coach Beltz

Former No. 1 Kerber eyeing improvement after rehiring coach Beltz

Published 01/09/2020

(Reuters) - Angelique Kerber has not won a title since 2018 but the former world number one is hoping better days lie ahead after rehiring [more…]

Osaka keen to spread awareness about racial injustice

Osaka keen to spread awareness about racial injustice

Published 01/09/2020

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Japan’s Naomi Osaka says she wants to spread awareness about racial injustice after the former U.S. Open champion walked onto court [more…]

New Jersey and California allow indoor dining to resume, with limits

New Jersey and California allow indoor dining to resume, with limits

Published 01/09/2020

(Reuters) - New Jersey and California on Monday took a big step toward letting businesses resume their pre-pandemic lives, by allowing restaurants to begin limited [more…]

Trump pushes to keep tax returns from NY prosecutor, eyes possible Supreme Court appeal

Trump pushes to keep tax returns from NY prosecutor, eyes possible Supreme Court appeal

Published 31/08/2020

NEW YORK (Reuters) - President Donald Trump on Monday urged a federal appeals court not to let Manhattan’s top prosecutor have his tax returns, saying [more…]

MTV’s Video Music Awards drops plans for indoor show due to coronavirus

MTV’s Video Music Awards drops plans for indoor show due to coronavirus

Published 08/08/2020

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - MTV has abandoned the idea of holding its Video Music Awards show at an indoor venue in New York because of [more…]

Trump opposed to removing Theodore Roosevelt’s statue from outside Museum of Natural History

Trump opposed to removing Theodore Roosevelt’s statue from outside Museum of Natural History

Published 22/06/2020

(Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday he opposed removing the towering statue of Theodore Roosevelt from outside New York City’s American Museum [more…]

Impeaching AG Barr a ‘waste of time’ says top Democrat probing political meddling

Impeaching AG Barr a ‘waste of time’ says top Democrat probing political meddling

Published 22/06/2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Attorney General William Barr deserves to be impeached over the firing of a federal prosecutor whose office had been investigating President [more…]

Arrest warrants issued for NFL players over armed robbery allegations

Arrest warrants issued for NFL players over armed robbery allegations

Published 15/05/2020

(Reuters) - Arrest warrants have been issued for National Football League (NFL) players Quinton Dunbar and Deandre Baker in Miramar, Florida, after they were accused [more…]

As U.S. coronavirus death toll tops 51,000, handful of states move toward reopening

As U.S. coronavirus death toll tops 51,000, handful of states move toward reopening

Published 25/04/2020

ATLANTA (Reuters) - With the U.S. coronavirus death toll topping 51,000 and nearly one in six workers out of a job, Georgia, Oklahoma and several [more…]

Coronavirus came to New York from Europe, not China – governor

Coronavirus came to New York from Europe, not China – governor

Published 25/04/2020

(Reuters) - New York Governor Andrew Cuomo on Friday pointed to research showing that strains of the novel coronavirus entered his state from Europe, not [more…]