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Wales 13-6 England: Eddie Jones says Wales are World Cup favourites

England head coach Eddie Jones says Wales are “favourites to win the World Cup” after they secured their rise to the top of the world rankings by beating his side 13-6 in Cardiff. George North’s try helped Wales to a victory that will see them become world number one for the first time. England won […]

Business

U.S. drillers add oil rigs for first week since June: Baker Hughes

U.S. energy firms this week increased the number of oil rigs operating for the first time in seven weeks despite plans by most producers to cut spending on new drilling this year. Companies added six oil rigs in the week to Aug. 16, the biggest increase since April, bringing the total count to 770, General […]

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Far-right rally in Portland met by anti-fascist protesters

A rally of far-right groups was met by a large counterdemonstration in Portland, Oregon, on Saturday. Fears that the showdown would turn violent prompted some downtown businesses to close and led to a massive police presence. At least 13 people were arrested, according to Lt. Tina Jones of the Portland Police Bureau. Six people, including […]

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Pilot reported problems before crash that killed New Orleans TV anchor

A stunt pilot whose plane crashed in New Orleans last week, killing him and a local television journalist, reported unspecified problems shortly after taking off, federal officials said Saturday. The pilot, Franklin J.P. Augustus, had been cleared to return to New Orleans’ Lakefront Airport when the aircraft struck the ground in a nearby field, the […]

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Lakers reportedly interested in Dwight Howard as possible Boogie Cousins replacement

DeMarcus Cousins was a big part of the Lakers’ plans this season, but he is now out until next year with a torn ACL. That leaves a big hole at center — the Lakers don’t want to play Anthony Davis extended minutes at the five — so the Lakers are looking at the free agent […]

Business

Deere to slash costs after trade war hits earnings

Deere & Co. (DE.N) on Friday announced a review of costs after a combination of the U.S.-China trade war and bad weather dented its quarterly profits, forcing the company to trim its full-year earnings forecast for a second time in the past three months. Investors cheered the decision to control costs, sending its shares up […]

Technology

iPhone 11R release date, price, news and leaks

Apple is largely expected to release three new iPhone models this year, and among them we’re likely to see a successor to the iPhone XR, which for now we’re calling the iPhone 11R – though that might not be its launch name. We’ve got more on names below, but more importantly we’ve also collected all […]

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Draymond Green says he’s ‘at a loss for words about’ DeMarcus Cousins injury

Everyone has been upset about the recent ACL tear suffered by DeMarcus Cousins. The Los Angeles Lakers big man just can’t seem to catch a break, and has injured his Achilles, quad, and now ACL in the span of two years. Last year was supposed to be one of retribution for Cousins with the Golden State […]

Technology

Samsung Galaxy S10 5G review

The Samsung Galaxy S10 5G has arrived in tandem with the new standard for superfast internet, 5G. It’s one of the first of its kind, alongside the Huawei Mate 20 X 5G, Oppo Reno 5G, OnePlus 7 Pro 5G and the LG V50 ThinQ 5G, promising faster download speeds and more reliable connectivity than 4G […]

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Alabama girl wore tux for senior portrait. Her school yearbook left her picture out.

An Alabama high school student who wore a tuxedo for her senior portrait instead of the traditional black drape for girls received her yearbook only to discover that her photo was missing. Holley Gerelds, who graduated this year from Springville High School, told in Birmingham that she wanted to be herself in her senior portrait […]