NASCAR notebook: Larson falls short

NASCAR notebook: Larson falls short

Oct 21, 2018; Kansas City, KS, USA; NASCAR Cup Series driver Kevin Harvick (4) leads Chase Elliott (9) and Ryan Blaney (12) and Kyle Larson (42) at the start of the final stage during the Hollywood Casino 400 at Kansas Speedway. Mandatory Credit: Amy Kontras-USA TODAY Sports October 22, 2018 KANSAS CITY, Kan. – With a handful of laps left in a pitched battle between Chase Elliott and Kyle Busch, Kyle Larson joined the party….

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With divorce deal almost done, May repeats rejection of EU proposal on Northern Ireland

With divorce deal almost done, May repeats rejection of EU proposal on Northern Ireland

FILE PHOTO: Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May leaves a news conference at the European Union leaders summit in Brussels, Belgium October 18, 2018. REUTERS/Toby Melville/File Photo October 21, 2018 LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Theresa May will tell parliament on Monday that 95 percent of Britain’s divorce deal has now been settled but will repeat her opposition to the European Union’s proposal for the land border with Northern Ireland. Facing some of the fiercest criticism…

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Fiat Chrysler agrees to sell Magneti Marelli to Calsonic Kansei: sources

Fiat Chrysler agrees to sell Magneti Marelli to Calsonic Kansei: sources

A screen displays the ticker information for Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV at the post where it’s traded on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, U.S., January 12, 2016. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid October 21, 2018 By Agnieszka Flak and Pamela Barbaglia MILAN/LONDON (Reuters) – Fiat Chrysler <FCHA.MI> (FCA) has agreed to sell its Magneti Marelli unit to KKR’s <KKR.N> Calsonic Kansei, two sources familiar with the matter said on Sunday,…

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London film fest closes with flash of ‘Stan & Ollie’ comic genius

London film fest closes with flash of ‘Stan & Ollie’ comic genius

Actors John C. Reilly and Steve Coogan arrive at the world premiere of “Stan and Ollie” during the London Film Festival, in London, Britain October 21, 2018. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls October 21, 2018 By Robin Pomeroy and Lisa Keddie LONDON (Reuters) – Laurel and Hardy, perhaps the greatest comedy double act in cinema history, returned to London on Sunday, twiddling their bowler hats to a delighted West End crowd as they arrived for the world premiere…

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Raikkonen victory keeps Hamilton waiting for fifth F1 title

Raikkonen victory keeps Hamilton waiting for fifth F1 title

Oct 21, 2018; Austin, TX, USA; Ferrari driver Kimi Raikkonen (7) of Finland walks in the driver’s parade before the United States Grand Prix at Circuit of the Americas. Mandatory Credit: Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports October 21, 2018 AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) – Britain’s Lewis Hamilton was kept waiting for his fifth Formula One world championship on Sunday after the Mercedes driver finished third in a U.S. Grand Prix won by Ferrari’s Kimi Raikkonen. The victory…

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Brazil’s Bolsonaro says he intends to use armed forces to fight violence

Brazil’s Bolsonaro says he intends to use armed forces to fight violence

A supporter of Jair Bolsonaro, far-right lawmaker and presidential candidate of the Social Liberal Party (PSL), attends a demonstration in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil October 21, 2018. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes October 21, 2018 By Maria Carolina Marcello SAO PAULO (Reuters) – Brazil’s leading presidential candidate Jair Bolsonaro said on Sunday that, if he is elected, he intends to use the armed forces for routine street patrols, describing the country as “at war.” The far-right lawmaker and…

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U.S. lawmakers blame Saudi crown prince for Khashoggi murder

U.S. lawmakers blame Saudi crown prince for Khashoggi murder

FILE PHOTO: U.S. Senator Bob Corker (R-TN) speaks with news media at the U.S. Capitol building in Washington, U.S., July 16, 2018. REUTERS/Leah Millis/File Photo October 21, 2018 By Doina Chiacu and Steve Holland WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Top U.S. lawmakers turned their ire on Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman on Sunday and said they believed he ordered the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, although the Trump administration maintained a more cautious stance. “Do…

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ATP roundup: Tsitsipas first Greek to win tour-level title

ATP roundup: Tsitsipas first Greek to win tour-level title

Tennis – ATP Stockholm Open – Men’s Single Final – Stockholm, Sweden – October 21 2018. Stefanos Tsitsipas of Greece poses with his trophy next to Sweden’s Prince Daniel after winning the ATP Stockholm Open tennis tournament men’s single final against Ernests Gulbis of Latvia (not pictured). TT News Agency/Soren Andersson/via REUTERS October 21, 2018 No. 3 seed Stefanos Tsitsipas won his first ATP title on Sunday, beating Latvian qualifier Ernests Gulbis 6-4, 6-4 in…

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Italy expects EU budget rejection on Tuesday: source

Italy expects EU budget rejection on Tuesday: source

Italian Deputy PM Luigi Di Maio speaks at the 5-Star Movement party’s open-air rally at Circo Massimo in Rome, Italy, October 21, 2018. REUTERS/Max Rossi October 21, 2018 By Giuseppe Fonte and Valentina Za MILAN (Reuters) – The Italian government expects the European Commission to decide for the first time ever on Tuesday to ask a member state to revise its draft budget, a government source said on Sunday. The Commission has slammed as an…

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Chilean court orders Catholic Church to pay damages over abuse: report

Chilean court orders Catholic Church to pay damages over abuse: report

FILE PHOTO: Chilean priest Fernando Karadima is seen inside the Supreme Court building in Santiago, Chile, November 11, 2015. REUTERS/Carlos Vera/File Photo October 21, 2018 By Aislinn Laing SANTIAGO (Reuters) – Chile’s Court of Appeal has ordered the office of Santiago’s Archbishop to pay $450 million pesos ($650,000) to three men who alleged they were sexually abused for decades by Chilean priest Fernando Karadima, a local newspaper said on Sunday. Citing a copy of a…

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