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Plymouth Argyle v Leyton Orient

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Villages evacuated as wildfire rages on Greek island of Evia

Villages evacuated as wildfire rages on Greek island of Evia
A major wildfire¬†on the Greek island of Evia has¬†forced the evacuation of at least two villages and a monastery as smoke from the wind-fanned blaze blanketed the capital, Athens, further south. Authorities on Tuesday evacuated some 500 residents from the villages of Kontodespoti and Makrimalli as the flames neared homes, officials said. The monastery of…

US delays tariffs on some Chinese goods, drops others

The United States is delaying tariffs on Chinese-made cellphones, laptop computers and other items and removing other Chinese imports from its target list altogether in a move that triggered a rally on Wall Street. The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative said Tuesday that it is still planning to go ahead with 10% tariffs on…

Hong Kong Billionaire Breaks Silence, Urges Protesters to Ease Off – Bloomberg

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Ashes 2019: England’s Jofra Archer says Australia will not wear him down at Lord’s

Ashes 2019: England’s Jofra Archer says Australia will not wear him down at Lord’s
Jofra Archer is expected to take the place of injured James Anderson for the second Test at Lord'sMen's Ashes 2019: England v Australia, second Specsavers TestVenue: Lord's Dates: 14-18 August Start time: 11:00 BSTCoverage: Ball-by-ball Test Match Special commentary on BBC Radio 5 Live Sports Extra, Radio 4 LW, BBC Sport website & app. In-play…

South Africa: Relief for President Ramaphosa in corruption case

South Africa: Relief for President Ramaphosa in corruption case
President Cyril Ramaphosa has won the latest round of a legal battle with South Africa's anti-corruption watchdog. A judge on Monday delayed implementation of findings linked to the watchdog's claim that he misled parliament about a leadership campaign donation. Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane alleged in July that Ramaphosa had "deliberately misled" Parliament about the $32,500…

Stocks move broadly lower as trade war anxiety lingers

U.S. stocks moved broadly lower in early trading Monday as investors opened the week heading for safety amid heightened anxiety over the U.S.-China trade war. Interested in Stock Market? Add Stock Market as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Stock Market news, video, and analysis from ABC News. The early losses…

NRA and Los Angeles Prepare for Courtroom Showdown Over New Law

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2019/08/11 14:00 GMT

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Why attempts to unseat ‘the squad’ are likely to fail

Why attempts to unseat ‘the squad’ are likely to fail
During the recent set of Democratic Presidential debates in Detroit, a national Jewish publication sent its reporter to the city to learn the views of local Jewish community leaders on President Donald Trump, the progressive wing in the Democratic Party and the nation's evolving perceptions of Israel. The reporter met key figures from the community…