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How partial shutdown of U.S. government could play out

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A partial U.S. government shutdown was widely expected to continue after Congress.

MLB Alex Cora Boston Red Sox
Red Sox reportedly owes $12 million in luxury taxes

LAS VEGAS (Reuters) — Final calculations by the commissioner’s office set the Boston Red Sox’s.

James Fields Virginia life sentence
Jury recommends life in prison for driver in Charlottesville protest

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (Reuters) — A Virginia jury on Tuesday sentenced to life in prison a self-described.

Rob Manfred
MLB Commissioner Manfred gets five-year contract extension

NEW YORK (Reuters) — Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred received a five-year contract extension.

Kris Bryant
Report: Cubs willing to trade Bryant

CHICAGO (Reuters) — Kris Bryant figured to be one the Chicago Cubs’ young cornerstones, but the.

diesel cap
German judge says court considers diesel car bans in Cologne and Bonn

COLOGNE, Germany (Reuters) — A German court ruled on Thursday that the western city of.

Chris Johnson
Former 2,000-yard rusher Johnson announces retirement

NASHVILLE (Reuters) — Former NFL running back Chris Johnson announced his retirement on Monday. He.

A fireman walks on a mud covered path in the aftermath of a flood in Casteldaccia, near Palermo
Italian storms wipe out two families in Sicily as death toll rises

MILAN (Reuters) — Two families were killed in the same house in Sicily when the.

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Record $1.6 billion jackpot up for grabs in Tuesday’s Mega Millions drawing

NEW YORK (Reuters) — A record-setting $1.6 billion prize that would instantly make a single.

Square acquires cryptocurrency license from New York state

NEW YORK (Reuters) — Square Inc., the payments company founded by Twitter Inc. CEO Jack Dorsey,.