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US basketball star Griner goes on trial in Russia on drug charges

US basketball star Griner goes on trial in Russia on drug charges

WNBA star Griner detained in Russia since February Kremlin says case is not politically motivated Athlete says she is finding detention hard This content was produced in Russia, where the law restricts coverage of Russian military operations in Ukraine KHIMKI, Russia, July 1 (Reuters) – US basketball star Brittney Griner went on trial in a …

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Tesla’s run of record deliveries may be reaching the end of the road

Tesla’s run of record deliveries may be reaching the end of the road

Model Y cars are pictured during the opening ceremony of the new Tesla Gigafactory for electric cars in Gruenheide, Germany, March 22, 2022. Patrick Pleul/Pool via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SAN FRANCISCO, June 30 (Reuters) – Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) is expected to end its nearly two-year-long run of record …

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Judo-Abe siblings take golds on the same day in Tokyo, at a moment of Olympic history

Judo-Abe siblings take golds on the same day in Tokyo, at a moment of Olympic history

TOKYO, July 25 (Reuters) – Japanese judoka Uta Abe triumphed in the women’s 52kg category in Tokyo on Sunday, hours before her brother Hifumi took gold in the men’s 66kg final, making history as the first siblings to win gold medals on the same day . The feat came a day after triple world champion …

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Analysis: Running short of gas: Russia’s pipeline repair has Europe worried

Analysis: Running short of gas: Russia’s pipeline repair has Europe worried

Pipes at the landfall facilities of the ‘Nord Stream 1’ gas pipeline are pictured in Lubmin, Germany, March 8, 2022. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register NS1 full shutdown scheduled for July 11-21 Storage build at risk ahead of winter Countries prepare for complete stoppage of Russian supplies LONDON/FRANKFURT, …

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Explainer: Could Germany keep its nuclear plants running?

Explainer: Could Germany keep its nuclear plants running?

FRANKFURT, June 22 (Reuters) – Every domestic energy source, including nuclear power, is under consideration as Germany seeks to fuel its economy and ward off a recession considered likely if faltering Russian gas supplies stop completely. Former Chancellor Angela Merkel pledged to halt the use of nuclear power after the Fukushima nuclear disaster of 2011 …

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Hockey, triathlon join raft of sports reviewing transgender policy

Hockey, triathlon join raft of sports reviewing transgender policy

2016 ITU World Triathlon – Stockholm, Sweden – 2/7/16 The start of the swimming discipline. TT News Agency/Pontus Lundahl/via REUTERS/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register June 22 (Reuters) – The International Hockey Federation (IHF) and World Triathlon have joined a raft of governing bodies reviewing their policy on the involvement …

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UK economy ‘running on empty’ as recession signals mount – PMI

UK economy ‘running on empty’ as recession signals mount – PMI

A general view is seen of the London skyline from Canary Wharf in London, Britain, October 19, 2016. REUTERS/Hannah McKay Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, June 23 (Reuters) – Britain’s economy is showing signs of stalling as high inflation hits new orders and stores report levels of concern that normally …

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UK economy ‘running on empty’ as recession signals mount – PMI

UK economy ‘running on empty’ as recession signals mount – PMI

A general view is seen of the London skyline from Canary Wharf in London, Britain, October 19, 2016. REUTERS/Hannah McKay Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, June 23 (Reuters) – Britain’s economy is showing signs of stalling as high inflation hits new orders and stores report levels of concern that normally …

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Elina Svitolina hoped US Open would take firmer action on Russian tennis players

Elina Svitolina hoped US Open would take firmer action on Russian tennis players

Tennis – French Open – Roland Garros – Serena Williams of the US v Elina Svitolina of Ukraine – Paris, France – 1/06/16. Elina Svitolina waves as she leaves the court. REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register MUMBAI, June 18 (Reuters) – Ukraine’s Elina Svitolina does not agree with the …

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