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Rock band Kiss promises ‘unapologetic’ final tour By Reuters

© Reuters. Rock band Kiss Thayer, Stanley, Singer and Simmons pose at a press line for “Scooby-Doo! and Kiss: Rock and Roll Mystery” during the 2015 Comic-Con International Convention in San Diego By Rollo Ross LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Members of the rock band Kiss said they are kicking off a farewell concert tour in January because they wanted to ...

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British royals and ‘little bump’ visit New Zealand beach on final leg of Pacific tour By Reuters

© Reuters. Britain’s Prince Harry and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, meet actors in costumes during a visit to Courtenay Creative, in Wellington By Charlotte Greenfield WELLINGTON (Reuters) – Britain’s Prince Harry and his wife Meghan braved the rain on a New Zealand beach on Monday for an encounter with a “cheeky” native bird in the picturesque Abel Tasman national park ...

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Prince Harry and Meghan arrive in New Zealand for final leg of Pacific tour By Reuters

© Reuters. Britain’s Prince Harry exchanges a hongi during a welcome ceremony at Government House in Wellington WELLINGTON (Reuters) – Britain’s Prince Harry and wife Meghan arrived in New Zealand on Sunday for the final leg of their Pacific tour, their first international royal tour since marrying in May. The royal couple, who have already visited Australia, Fiji and Tonga, ...

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Federer to face Romanian qualifier Copil in Basel final By Reuters

Tennis: Federer to face Romanian qualifier Copil in Basel final (Reuters) – Roger Federer will face Romanian qualifier Marius Copil in the final of the Swiss Indoors in Basel after storming past seventh seed Daniil Medvedev 6-1 6-4 on Saturday. Copil, the world number 93, stunned second seed Alexander Zverev of Germany 6-3 6-7(6) 6-4 in the day’s other semi-final. ...

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Nishikori, Anderson reach Vienna final By Reuters

2/2 © Reuters. FILE PHOTO – Shanghai Masters tennis tournament 2/2 VIENNA (Reuters) – Kei Nishikori will have a chance to win his first ATP title in over two years on Sunday after beating qualifier Mikhail Kukushkin 6-4 6-3 to reach the Vienna Open final. The Japanese, ranked 11th in the world, will face this year’s Wimbledon runner-up Kevin Anderson ...

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Federer, qualifier Copil reach Basel final By Reuters

2/2 © Reuters. ATP 500 – Basel Open 2/2 Romanian qualifer Marius Copil stunned German second seed Alexander Zverev 6-3, 6-7 (6), 6-4 on Saturday to advance to the finals at the Swiss Indoors Basel in Switzerland. It’s the second final of the year for Copil. If he wins, he’ll become the ATP’s 14th first-time winner in 2018; the 13 ...

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Svitolina fights off Bertens to reach Singapore final By Reuters

Tennis: Svitolina fights off Bertens to reach Singapore final By John O’Brien SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Elina Svitolina put on a defensive masterclass to stifle the power of Kiki Bertens and advance to the WTA Finals title match with a 7-5 6-7(5) 6-4 victory over the Dutchwoman in a gripping encounter on Saturday. The Ukrainian advances to meet either versatile American ...

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Final GDP Estimates For GDPNow And Nowcast Tick Lower

GDPNow And Nowcast Forecast Early in the quarter, there was talk of a Trumpian 5% GDP in the third quarter. The low- to mid-3s is more likely. Compared to early projections, more believable GDP forecasts are now in the works, at least for GDPNow. I suspect GDPNow is still a bit high, and Nowcast more than a bit low. I ...

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Turkey’s Erdogan issues ‘final warning’ on Syria By Reuters

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan addresses members of parliament from his AK Party in Ankara ANKARA (Reuters) – Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan on Friday issued what he said was a “final warning” to those who would endanger Turkey’s borders, saying Ankara was determined to focus its attention on Syrian Kurdish fighters east of the Euphrates. Erdogan, who ...

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Frank Underwood is dead but looms large in final ‘House of Cards’ season By Reuters

© Reuters. Cast member Wright poses at a premiere for the television series “House of Cards” in Los Angeles By Lisa Richwine LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – In the final season of Netflix (NASDAQ:) Inc’s “House of Cards,” Frank Underwood is physically gone, having died unexpectedly in his sleep. But the ghost of the win-at-all-costs politician played by Kevin Spacey haunts ...

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