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Daniel Garza banned and fined for match-fixing at tennis tournament

The Mexican tennis player Daniel Garza has been banned for six months and given a $5,000 (4,060) fine after being found guilty of a match-fixing charge The Mexican tennis player Daniel Garza has been banned for six months and given a $5,000 (4,060) fine after being found guilty of a match-fixing charge. The

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Hugo Lloris produces heroics to earn Spurs a point at Bayer Leverkusen

The Tottenham goalkeeper Hugo Lloris made a number of fine saves, including one remarkable stop to deny Javier Hernndez, to earn Tottenham a 0-0 draw and a valuable away point against Bayer Leverkusen There had been little to advertise the Bayer Leverkusen onslaught. Tottenham Hotspur had not only been comfortable in the first half, they […]

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Amy Goodman showed us the perils of standing up to the fossil fuel industry | May Boeve

The rights of activists and journalists are under threat wherever communities challenge Big Oil in North Dakota and beyond For far too long, the world had been ignoring the North Dakota anti-pipelines protests. Then the Democracy Now! host Amy Goodman captured private security forces (employed by a fossil fuel company) a report by Global Witness, […]

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2016 wildlife photographer of the year – winners in pictures

American photographer Tim Laman was named winner of the prestigious annual competition for his image Entwined Lives, showing a critically endangered Bornean orangutan in the Indonesian rainforest Read more: https://www.theguardian.com/environment/gallery/2016/oct/18/2016-wildlife-photographer-of-the-year-winners-in-pictures

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Head of police chief group regrets law enforcement’s role in black oppression

International Association of Chiefs of Police president apologised for polices role in historical mistreatment but todays officers are not to blame for the past The head of the biggest group of police chiefs in the US apologised on Monday for the role law enforcement has played in the countrys historical persecution of African Americans and […]

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Netflix shares soar on news it added 3.2 million users last quarter

Shares up 20% after streaming service reports $2bn revenue for the first time in its history, after expanding to 130 countries Netflix shares jumped more than 20% in after-hours trading on Monday on the news that the company had acquired more subscribers than expected in its third quarter. The company attributed the 3.2 million new […]

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The new NWA movie depicts Michel’le’s abuse by Dr Dre but is it true?

The Lifetime biopic Surviving Compton fills in the gaps left by the other NWA movie and reveals that women in the rap stars orbit were callously abused Last years blockbuster biopic Michelle. The late 80s R&B star is the subject of a new biopic, repeated violence against women violence that Michelle, Dres former long-term girlfriend […]

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Liverpool and Manchester United fail to light up Anfield on drab evening

Jos Mourinhos tactics drew the sting from the home side in a much-hyped Premier League encounter that neither he nor Jrgen Klopp could afford to lose If the world was watching, as the hype would suggest, then Liverpool and Manchester United owe a lot of apologies. The biggest ticket the Premier League has to sell […]

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Tom Brady says he ducked Trump questions to avoid team distractions

Patriots QB explains why he walked out of press conference last week and says he doesnt want to be a distraction for the team Tom Brady clammed up last week when asked to comment on the genital-grabbing talk of his good friend Donald Trump, but on Monday he explained why he acted so evasively: because […]

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Colin Kaepernick to retain 49ers starting spot for Tampa Bay test

Kaepernick saw his team fall to 45-16 defeat against Buffalo on Sunday, but Chip Kelly says QB will continue ahead of Blaine Gabbert Colin Kaepernick will remain as San Franciscos quarterback for Sundays game against the Buccaneers, despite a challenging reintroduction to the NFL that saw his team fall to a 45-16 loss against Buffalo […]

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