Day: October 29, 2017

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australia’s main Labor opposition party said on Monday it was considering a legal challenge to more than 100 decisions made by Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull’s conservative government, after two of his cabinet ministers were expelled from parliament. Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull reacts as he sits in the House of Representatives at
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MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – An ecstatic Lewis Hamilton became Britain’s first four-times Formula One world champion on Sunday after fighting back from last place following an opening-lap collision with arch-rival Sebastian Vettel at the Mexican Grand Prix. F1 – Formula 1 – Mexican Grand Prix 2017 – Mexico City, Mexico – October 29, 2017 Mercedes’
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WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) – Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rosselló wants to cancel a tiny Montana company’s $300 million contract to restore power to the storm-hit U.S. territory and expects help from the governors of Florida and New York, his office said on Sunday. Whitefish Energy Holdings’ contract with Puerto Rico’s bankrupt power utility has come
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – General Motors Co agreed to a $13.9 million settlement with Orange County, California after prosecutors accused the Detroit automaker of intentionally concealing serious safety defects including those involving faulty ignition switches tied to nearly 400 deaths and injuries, the company said on Sunday. The GM logo is seen at the General Motors
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(The Sports Xchange) – Highlights of Sunday’s National Football League games: NFL Football – Minnesota Vikings vs Cleveland Browns – NFL International Series – Twickenham Stadium, London, Britain – October 29, 2017 Minnesota Vikings’ Harrison Smith (R) tackles Cleveland Browns’ Seth DeValve Action Images via Reuters/Paul Childs – – – Vikings 33, Browns 16 Minnesota
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ERBIL, Iraq (Reuters) – Masoud Barzani, who spent decades leading the long-oppressed Kurds, confirmed on Sunday he was stepping down as president of the Kurdistan Regional Government after his drive for independence backfired. FILE PHOTO – Iraqi Kurdish president Masoud Barzani speaks during a news conference in Erbil, Iraq September 24, 2017. REUTERS/Azad Lashkari/File Photo
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