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Usain Bolt: Eight-time Olympic champion ‘turns down’ Valletta contract

Usain Bolt scored twice in a 4-0 win over Macarthur South West last week Usain Bolt has turned down a two-year deal from Maltese champions Valletta FC, as he continues his pursuit to become a professional footballer. The winner of eight Olympic sprinting titles, who retired from athletics in 2017, is currently on trial at Australia’s Central Coast Mariners. Bolt, ...

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‘Miracle’ baby whose heart stopped for 22 minutes turns one

Image copyright St George’s Hospital Image caption Lacey spent four months in hospital after emergency surgery at five days old A premature baby whose heart stopped beating for 22 minutes has been called a “miracle” by doctors who treated her, as she celebrates her first birthday. Lacey Sherriff, who was born at 27 weeks weighing 1.4lb (635g), had two cardiac ...

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INTERNATIONAL MYSTERY: Ancient Bible Stolen, Turns up Years Later at Museum of the Bible

 An ancient biblical manuscript missing for years was recently discovered at the Museum of the Bible. The mystery began when the University of Athens discovered their 10-century-old manuscript had been stolen. The manuscript dates back to the 1100s when a monk copied the four Gospels – Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John. Odds are the book was used in a Greek ...

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U.S., Mexico reach NAFTA deal as pressure turns to Canada

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States and Mexico agreed on Monday to overhaul the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), putting pressure on Canada to agree to the new terms on auto trade and other issues to remain part of the three-nation pact. U.S. President Donald Trump talks via speakerphone to Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto to announce a deal ...

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U.S., Mexico reach NAFTA deal; pressure turns to Canada

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States and Mexico agreed on Monday to overhaul the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), putting pressure on Canada to agree to the new terms on auto trade and other issues to remain part of the three-nation pact. U.S. President Donald Trump talks via speakerphone to Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto to announce a deal ...

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German military turns to under 18s to boost recruitment

VIERECK, Germany (Reuters) – When Marlon finished high school in Germany, a military career seemed far more appealing than working on a car production line. A German Bundeswehr armed forces recruit of the Mechanized Infantry Battalion 411 takes position during a drill at a military training area in Viereck, Germany, August 8, 2018. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch So, a few months before ...

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Gut bug enzyme turns blood into type-O

Image copyright Getty Images Scientists believe they have found a reliable way to transform donor blood into the universal type needed for safe, emergency blood transfusions. The discovery is enzymes from gut bacteria that can efficiently turn type-A human blood into type-O. Type-O blood is special because it can be donated to anyone without the risk of a bad mismatch ...

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Serbia turns to tech industry to fight economic stagnation

BELGRADE (Reuters) – Serbia, a country that claims inventor Nikola Tesla as one of its most famous sons, is looking to technology to help lift itself out of decades of economic stagnation following the Balkan wars of the 1990s. Programmers work on computers in Belgrade, Serbia, July 4, 2018. Picture taken July 4, 2018. REUTERS/Marko Djurica While a small player ...

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