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Imperiled Arizona U.S. Senator McSally’s hopes seen riding on Trump train

Imperiled Arizona U.S. Senator McSally’s hopes seen riding on Trump train

Published 27/07/2020

(Reuters) - U.S. Republican Senator Martha McSally shows every sign of being an imperiled incumbent, trailing Democratic challenger Mark Kelly in money and polling as [more…]

Kenya’s Cheruiyot ready to hunt for glory on the track again

Kenya’s Cheruiyot ready to hunt for glory on the track again

Published 27/07/2020

NAIROBI (Reuters) - Kenya’s Timothy Cheruiyot, the 1,500 metres world champion, is hoping to return to competitive running next month after a hiatus caused by [more…]

Factbox: Johnny Depp and Amber Heard’s testimony in ‘wife beater’ libel trial

Factbox: Johnny Depp and Amber Heard’s testimony in ‘wife beater’ libel trial

Published 27/07/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - Johnny Depp is suing the publisher of Britain’s Sun newspaper and its executive editor Dan Wootton for libel over an article that [more…]

‘Gone With The Wind’ star Olivia de Havilland dies aged 104

‘Gone With The Wind’ star Olivia de Havilland dies aged 104

Published 26/07/2020

(Reuters) - “Gone With the Wind” star Olivia de Havilland, considered the last surviving actress of the Golden Age of Hollywood, died on Sunday at [more…]

Prolific U.S. TV host Regis Philbin dies at 88, People magazine reports

Prolific U.S. TV host Regis Philbin dies at 88, People magazine reports

Published 26/07/2020

(Reuters) - Regis Philbin, a familiar face to TV viewers as an energetic and funny talk and game show host who logged more hours in [more…]

Fleetwood Mac blues guitarist Peter Green is dead at 73

Fleetwood Mac blues guitarist Peter Green is dead at 73

Published 25/07/2020

(Reuters) - Fleetwood Mac guitarist and co-founder of the influential rock group Peter Green has died at age 73, Green’s lawyers said on Saturday. The [more…]

Actress Heard to be quizzed over her Depp ‘wife beater’ claims

Actress Heard to be quizzed over her Depp ‘wife beater’ claims

Published 19/07/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - Actress Amber Heard will be questioned about her allegations that she suffered domestic abuse at the hands of ex-husband Johnny Depp when [more…]

Factbox: Johnny Depp’s libel case – The evidence so far

Factbox: Johnny Depp’s libel case – The evidence so far

Published 19/07/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - Johnny Depp is suing the publisher of Britain’s Sun newspaper and its executive editor Dan Wootton for libel over an article that [more…]

Factbox: Activists and politicians mourn John Lewis’ death

Factbox: Activists and politicians mourn John Lewis’ death

Published 18/07/2020

(Reuters) - U.S. flags were flown at half-staff on Saturday at the White House, federal properties and several states as politicians and activists voiced an [more…]

Paper made up quotes to defame Depp, actress tells UK libel trial

Paper made up quotes to defame Depp, actress tells UK libel trial

Published 17/07/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - Actress and #MeToo campaigner Katherine Kendall said on Friday Britain’s Sun newspaper had deliberately misused her quotes in an article which labelled [more…]