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News Corp shuts down 112 historic Australian newspapers

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - The largest publisher of newspapers in Australia, Rupert Murdoch's News Corp has closed 112 suburban and ...

U.S. president to step up pressure on Facebook, Twitter

WHITE HOUSE - U.S. President Donald Trump will sign an executive order Thursday regarding social media platforms, after Twitter tagged ...

Hair salons adapt to evolving new standards

When this writer recently looked into the mirror and took a good look at how long his hair had grown ...

How London's 100 or so billionaires are faring

Over cups of tea in his ramshackle London home I chatted with a novelist. It felt a valuable opportunity, given ...

Are the Golden Days over?

As lockdown measures start to be eased in most countries around the world, the experts of The Conversation's global network ...

Australian-based News Corp reporter and whistleblower escape charges

CANBERRA, Australia - Australian Federal Police said Wednesday they were dropping an investigation of a prominent journalist who obtained classified ...

Sports

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Report: Non-playoff teams will be allowed to trade

When the NHL season resumes with a 24-team postseason, the seven teams left out of the playoffs apparently won't be ...

Report: OT Williams, 49ers restructure final year of deal

When Trent Williams takes the field with his new team, he'll do so with a restructured contract. The offensive tackle ...

NFL, EA agree to multiyear extension for 'Madden'

The preeminent video-game/pro-sports partnership will continue at least another six years, as the NFL, NFL Players Association and Electronic Arts ...

Sabres' Montour sweeps Devils' Blackwood in NHL Gaming Challenge

Buffalo Sabres defenseman Brandon Montour credited superior preparation time as the difference in his three-game sweep of New Jersey Devils ...

Bucks GM expects NBA vote next week, games in Orlando

Milwaukee Bucks owner Marc Lasry says that, following the NBA Board of Governors call scheduled for Friday, he expects a ...

Panthers sign CB Apple

The offseason odyssey of Eli Apple might have finally reached the finish line on Thursday. Apple, the 24-year-old cornerback and ...