Fatal falls at the Grand Canyon? Sadly, it's nothing new. And it's not likely to change

Michael P. Ghiglieri, author of "Over the Edge: Death in the Grand Canyon," said many of the accidental fall deaths can be attributed to a lack of understanding of the inherent danger of the rim.            [Author: Arizona Republic]
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Granollers upsets Fritz in US clay court championship

HOUSTON (AP) — Marcel Granollers upset Taylor Fritz 6-2, 4-6, 6-2 in the first round of the US Men’s Clay Court Championship on Monday. Granollers, who won the title in 2008, beat No. 5 seed Fritz, who reached the semifinals last season, for his second tour-level victory this season. Ryan Harrison beat 40-year-old Ivo Karlovic, […]
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Acuna Jr.'s 2-run blast

Ronald Acuna Jr. clubs a two-run home run to right-center field, his third of the season, giving the Braves a 2-0 lead in the 1st inning
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EU Copyright Directive and lessons from the Sony Betamax – Divij Joshi

By Divij Joshi In the beginning, there was the Sony Betamax. The grandfather of recording technologies, one of the first devices to allow home video recording on tapes, overcame significant legal hurdles to even get into the market. The Betamax was taken all the way to the US Supreme Court by movie... ...
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Second 'bomb cyclone' in weeks could impact the US

While beautiful spring temperatures have settled into the Plains and Midwest, don't get used to it. There's a storm on the way that's going to remind Midwesterners that winter isn't over until it's over.
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After Years of Ambiguity About Brexit, Jeremy Corbyn Faces a Decision

Talks with Prime Minister Theresa May over a possible compromise on Brexit have put the Labour Party leader, Jeremy Corbyn, in a position he has avoided: committing to a plan.
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With Pressure and Persuasion, China Deflects Criticism of Its Camps for Muslims

In the Muslim world, and in Washington and Europe, Beijing uses its economic clout and fears of Islamic radicalism to make its arguments.
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‘One Cut of the Dead’ Heads for North America With AMC’s Shudder

Shudder, the horror specialty streaming service of AMC Networks, has acquired all rights in North America to the hit Japanese zombie comedy “One Cut of the Dead.” The company said that it had also licensed rights to the film for Australia and New Zealand, where it plans to launch later this year. Made for $27,000, […]
Tags: Asia, News, Australia, Amc, Global, New Zealand, North America, Amc Networks, Shudder, One Cut of the Dead

US proposes tariffs on $11bn of EU products

If the move goes ahead, duties could rise on EU products ranging from aircraft to cheese and wine.
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San Diego Zoo says farewell to last 2 giant pandas

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The San Diego Zoo is saying goodbye to two big, furry superstars. The zoo on Saturday began a three-week farewell celebration for its last two giant pandas. Bai Yun, a 27-year-old female, and her 6-year-old son, Xiao Liwu, will be sent to China this spring. A male, Gao Gao, returned to […]
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Wynn Resorts makes a $7B play for Australia's Crown Resorts

Wynn Resorts is placing its bets on one of Australia's largest gaming and entertainment groups.
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Scaramucci says Trump pushing separation of families at border would be 'disastrous agenda'

Anthony Scaramucci said Monday that pushing the separation of families at the US southern border would be a "disastrous agenda" for President Donald Trump.
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North Macedonia: International Arbitration Comparative Guide - Schoenherr Attorneys at Law

International Arbitration Comparative Guide for the jurisdiction of North Macedonia, check out our comparative guides section to compare across multiple countries
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Baylor's Cox won't need knee surgery after title game injury

Baylor's Lauren Cox has sprained MCL with bone bruising in left knee and won't need surgery after getting hurt in national championship game            [Author: AP]
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Another day, another town, another offensive onslaught by the Mariners in 13-5 victory

Seattle tallied 15 hits, bashed five home runs, worked four walks and scored in double-digits for the second consecutive game and fourth time this season.
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Pregnant mom cited after tot pees in parking lot

As parents of toddlers know, nature doesn't always call at the most convenient time.
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Hong Kong 'Umbrella' protesters found guilty

Those charged include professors and a Baptist minister at the heart of the pro-democracy movement.
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United States: #MeToo Inspires Legislative Changes Across The United States - Seyfarth Shaw LLP

In response to the #MeToo movement, several states have passed legislation aimed at combatting workplace sexual harassment.
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Live: Virginia and Texas Tech in overtime of the national championship game

Texas Tech and Virginia will meet for the 2019 NCAA men's basketball tournament title at the Final Four in Minneapolis. Follow along for live updates.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Virginia completes redemption story, edges Texas Tech in OT for national title

Exactly 388 days after it became the first No. 1 seed ever to flame out in the round of 64 of the NCAA tournament, Virginia secured the ultimate redemption. A Cavaliers team that last year famously unraveled on college basketball's biggest stage this time atoned for its past failures and authored a comeback story for the ages. Virginia overcame a late Texas Tech rally to capture the national title in trademark dramatic fashion on Monday night, edging the Red Raiders 85-77 in the NCAA tourna...
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Malta: European Parliament Gives Final Approval To The Copyright Directive - GVZH Advocates

The European Parliament has ended a two-year legislative process by adopting the Directive on copyright in the Digital Single Market.
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Taylor Swift Donates $113,000 To LGBTQ Advocacy Group In Tennessee

In the singer's letter to the organization, she wrote that she felt “inspired” by its work.
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9 leaders of Hong Kong pro-democracy protests found guilty

HONG KONG (AP) — A Hong Kong court found nine leaders of 2014 pro-democracy demonstrations guilty Tuesday on public nuisance and other charges, in a verdict that activists say likely presages more restrictions on free expression in the semi-autonomous Chinese territory. Those convicted included law professor Benny Tai, retired sociology professor Chan Kin-man and pastor […]
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UK PM to meet Merkel and Macron

Theresa May seeks support from Berlin and Paris to delay Brexit before an emergency EU summit.
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Baylor’s Cox won’t need knee surgery after title game injury

WACO, Texas (AP) — Baylor junior post Lauren Cox has a sprained MCL with bone bruising in her left knee and won’t need surgery after getting hurt in the national championship game. Cox had an MRI and an examination Monday after Baylor’s on-campus celebration of its third national title. The school said there is no […]
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'Dutton has a lot to explain': Malcolm Turnbull on Dutton's meeting - video

Former Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull spoke bluntly about Peter Dutton’s alleged meeting with former Australian resident billionaire Huang Xiangmo, calling on PM Scott Morrison to ‘deal with this Dutton issue.’ The meeting allegedly took place after Huang paid $10,000 to former Liberal minister Santo Santoro, who in a recording claimed that Dutton was a close friend of his. Continue reading...
Tags: Politics, Australia news, Australian politics, Scott Morrison, Liberal, Malcolm Turnbull, Peter Dutton, Huang, Dutton, Huang Xiangmo, Santo Santoro

Border 'emergency': the problem Trump can't fix

The resignation of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen underscored the failure of President Donald Trump to halt uncontrolled immigration, one of the key promises of his presidency. Trump wants his officials to take a tougher stance, but is stymied by US laws protecting migrants and a Congress unwilling to change them. In the first six months after Trump took office in January 2017, the US border patrol apprehended about 20,000 undocumented migrants each month, the lowest level in yea...
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Leaders of Hong Kong's Umbrella Movement found guilty for role in protests

A Hong Kong court has found three prominent activists guilty for leading mass pro-democracy protests that brought parts of the city to a standstill in 2014.
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Brexit: Theresa May to meet Angela Merkel and Emmanuel Macron

Theresa May seeks support from Berlin and Paris to delay Brexit before an emergency EU summit.
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From upset to champions: Virginia beats Texas Tech in OT for NCAA title

The Cavaliers turned themselves into national champions, holding off tenacious, ferocious Texas Tech for an 85-77 overtime win — a scintillating victory that came 388 days after a crushing setback.
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