• NBA Plans to Put a Minor-League Team in Mexico City

    NBA Plans to Put a Minor-League Team in Mexico City

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    Joel Embiid had 33 points to lead the 76ers, who dropped their second straight and their third in four games. The Thunder (11-13) had won three in a row. LeVert gained possession, and he converted four free throws in the final 18 seconds. Ingram led the Lakers with 21 points. The Thunder held a 16-point advantage late in the first quarter, but the Nets gradually came back.
  • China Nov Exports +12.3% on Year; Expected +6.0%

    China Nov Exports +12.3% on Year; Expected +6.0%

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    The upswing in global demand has meant nine straight months of rising Chinese exports, a significant factor in the country's higher-than-expected economic growth in the first three quarters - after two years in which weak exports were a drag on growth.
  • Three dead in Tokyo shrine stabbings

    Three dead in Tokyo shrine stabbings

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    The attacker was the chief priest of the shrine more than a decade ago, but was demoted from the post and succeeded by his sister. Police said that Nagako Tomioka, the 58-year-old head of Tomioka Hachimangu shrine , was attacked as she got out of her auto Thursday night.
  • Geoffrey Rush Suing Daily Telegraph For Defamation

    Geoffrey Rush Suing Daily Telegraph For Defamation

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    The initial article was based on an anonymous source who complained about an alleged incident that occurred during the production of William Shakespeare's King Lear , put on by the Sydney Theatre Company (STC) in 2015. He said he had not been informed of the nature of the complaint by the complainant or the theatre company, either at the time the complaint was made or since.
  • N. Korea says USA threats make war unavoidable

    N. Korea says USA threats make war unavoidable

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    Nauert said North Korea was "not showing any interest in sitting down and having any kind of serious conversations when they continue to fire off ballistic missiles". "B-1B bombers have been regularly dispatched to the Korean peninsula over the past years; however, it seems that the US Air Force might have enhanced its training to better prepare for actual warfare", he said.
  • Rafael Palmeiro, 53, contemplating comback

    Rafael Palmeiro, 53, contemplating comback

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    I've been working out for years. "There's no doubt in my mind I can do it", Palmeiro told The Atlantic's Ken Rosenthal . Palmeiro, who played 1,000 games and seven seasons over two stints with the Orioles and is one of five players in history with more than 3,000 hits and 500 home runs, isn't lacking for confidence.
  • Is Virat Kohli getting married to Anushka Sharma in Switzerland?

    Is Virat Kohli getting married to Anushka Sharma in Switzerland?

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    Although there is no official confirmation from the couple yet, if reports are to be believed, the Virat-Anushka wedding is all set to happen this weekend in Italy. Recently a few residents of the society where the Sharmas shack have received wedding invitations for the ceremony that will be held on December 12 in Italy.
  • Ingram's late 3 lifts Lakers over 76ers

    Ingram's late 3 lifts Lakers over 76ers

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    Embiid sank two foul shots with 39 seconds left to tie the game. For the Sixers , Ben Simmons had a triple double in the loss with 12 ppoints, 13 rebounds and 15 assists alongside Imbrid's 33 points 7 rebounds and 6 assists. Clarkson and Josh Hart then nailed triples to open the fourth quarter, giving the Lakers an 85-70 cushion with 11:13 to play. The Lakers and Sixers have played each other twice this season, and both encounters have proved, if nothing else, that these two teams ...
  • Kevin Spacey accused of 'groping Royal at Nobel Peace Prize bash'

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    I've been very gratified by the response I've gotten from so many people. Stunned, Behn said he replied, "Eh, maybe later?" " I got more than I bargained for ", Behn quipped, laughing about the incident, before adding, "I had black hair back then and was 10 years younger so was right up his alley".
  • Argentine judge orders arrest of ex-president for treason

    Argentine judge orders arrest of ex-president for treason

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    The charges largely stem from a case filed by special prosecutor Alberto Nisman, whose mysterious death from a gunshot wound - hours before he was set to testify before Congress in January 2015 - had rocked Argentina at the height of Ms. In a press conference Thursday at the parliament in Buenos Aires , Kirchner was indignant. "The case was absolutely paralysed because Iran does not extradite its compatriots.