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Trump’s ‘massive’ U.S.-UK trade deal faces big hurdles

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Britain is the United States’ closest ally but their long friendship may be sorely tested as the two countries try to forge a new trade agreement after Britain’s exit from the European Union. FILE PHOTO: Britain’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson welcomes U.S. President Donald Trump at the NATO leaders summit in Watford, Read More

Mary Anne Marsh: Trump impeachment not enough – Senate Republicans must hold him accountable

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For centuries politics and sports have been treasured American pastimes. We obsessively follow campaigns waged by candidates and athletes chasing records as they try to win elections and championships. Now, we are witnessing another common trait between politics and sports: cheating. Baseball is considered the great American pastime and as American as apple pie. That’s why the recent revelation that the Houston Astros cheated by stealing signs to Read More

Launch of the Decarbonisation Strategy targeting carbon neutrality by 2030 and proposed name change to Lundin Energy AB

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Lundin Petroleum AB (Lundin Petroleum) is pleased to announce the launch of its Decarbonisation Strategy, which targets carbon neutrality by 2030. In relation to this, and to better reflect the business today and the clear actions and targets towards a lower carbon future, the Board is proposing to change the name of the Company to Read More

VAALCO Announces the Appointment of William R. Thomas as President

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HOUSTON, Jan. 27, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — VAALCO Energy, Inc. (NYSE: EGY; LSE: EGY) (VAALCO or the Company) today announced that Mr. William R. Thomas has been appointed President of VAALCO effective February 1, 2020.  Mr. Thomas has been serving as a non-executive director for VAALCO for the past nine months and will continue to Read More

When Radiohead were just a ‘shaky’ pub band

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Oxfordshire rock gods Radiohead return to their humble beginnings for Independent Venue Week. A few years back, Thom Yorke’s band were voted as Glastonbury’s greatest headliners of all-time, in a BBC poll. Soon after, they were inducted into the Rock Hall of Fame, and then this week the Radiohead Public Library archive went live. It’s Read More

Abby Hornacek: Reflecting on Kobe Bryant’s legacy

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We often immortalize athletes through their accolades, their success in their craft and the ripple they cause when their name is merely dropped into a conversation between fans. As much as those achievements hold weight in the timeliness of that exchange, they quickly become the anchor of that athlete’s legacy when his or her life is taken Read More

WRAPUP 1-China virus deaths rise to 80 as Hong Kong bans visitors from worst-hit province

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SHANGHAI (Reuters) – The death toll from China’s new coronavirus grew to 80 on Monday as residents of Hubei province, where the disease originated, were banned from entering Hong Kong amid global efforts to halt the rapid spread of the outbreak. People wearing masks shop at a supermarket on the second day of the Chinese Read More

What Kobe Bryant’s last tweet proves about his character, according to NBA writer

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Kobe Bryant, one of the greatest NBA players of all-time, has died in a helicopter crash at age 41 on Sunday. Just a day earlier, his name dominated headlines as LeBron James passed Bryant for the No. 3 spot on the NBA’s all-time scoring list. In response, Bryant congratulated James on Twitter Saturday night, writing, “Continuing to move Read More

Buttigieg set to appear at Fox News town hall, with days to go until pivotal Iowa voting

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Presidential contender Pete Buttigieg is set to take the stage at a Fox News Town Hall with Chris Wallace in Des Moines, Iowa, at 7:00 p.m. ET Sunday, with just days to go until the do-or-die, first-in-the-nation caucuses are held there on Feb. 3. It will be the Democrat’s second appearance at a Fox News Read More

Justin Haskins: Democrats’ student debt lies – here’s what Sanders and Warren are not telling you

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Bernie Sanders vs. Elizabeth Warren: How their socialist policies don’t add up Senators Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren have delivered ambitious pledges to cancel student loan debt in their campaigns for the Democratic Presidential nomination. Author and strategist Evan Siegfried explains why Democratic presidential candidates Bernie Sanders’ and Elizabeth Warren’s competing socialist policies don’t add Read More