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June 4, 2018 8:52 AM Slovenia president taps right-wing leader to form government

Slovenia president taps right-wing leader to form government Slovenia's president said Monday he will offer a mandate to form the government to a right-wing opposition leader whose party won most votes at weekend parliamentary elections in the European Union nation. Borut Pahor said that former prime minister Janez Jansa should be given a chance to gather 60

May 18, 2018 2:05 PM Japan name Keisuke Honda and Shinji Kagawa in preliminary World Cup squad

TOKYO -- New Japan coach Akira Nishino named Keisuke Honda and Shinji Kagawa to Japan's squad on Friday for an international friendly on May 30 against Ghana in Yokohama. Japan are expected to name their final 23-man squad for the World Cup on May 31, several days ahead of the June 4 deadline. The two had struggled to make the team under former coach 173

May 13, 2018 2:36 PM Ryanair target Laudamotion dumps Zurich flights due to plane shortage

ZURICH (Reuters) - Laudamotion, the successor airline to the bankrupt Niki carrier in which Ryanair (RYA.I) aims to take a majority stake, dropped six routes from Zurich from its summer schedule after failing to secure enough planes, a spokeswoman said on Sunday. The Austrian carrier’s flights would have connected Zurich’s business capital with holiday 79

May 6, 2018 2:29 PM Canada demolishes Korea 10-0, Russia routs Austria at worlds

HERNING, Denmark -- Canada bounced back from a loss to the United States in the opening game at the world championship by trashing Korea 10-0 on Sunday. Also Olympic champion Russia again displayed its offensive might in a 7-0 rout of Austria. After losing 5-4 to the U.S. in a penalty shootout, Canada was ruthless against Korea, a championship newcomer 77

April 23, 2018 3:11 PM EU hits pause on Apple's Shazam purchase

The European Commission has launched an in-depth investigation into Apple's acquisition of music recognition app Shazam. "The Commission is concerned that the merger could reduce choice for users of music streaming services," Europe's top antitrust regulator said in a statement. The regulator said in February that it would look into the merger after 353

April 17, 2018 3:31 PM ICC schedule features Madrid, Barca, Manchester clubs, Liverpool, more

Real Madrid will face Roma in the International Champions Cup this summer in what could be a rematch of the Champions League final, and Zinedine Zidane's men will also go up against Manchester United and Juventus on their United States tour. United will also face Premier League rivals Liverpool and AC Milan in a three-game tour that could draw over 200,000 fans, while 84

April 12, 2018 11:14 AM New Zealand may have just killed its oil industry

New Zealand has stunned the energy industry by slapping a new cap on drilling for oil and gas in its waters as part of efforts to combat climate change. Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced Thursday that the government will "no longer be granting any new offshore oil and gas exploration permits." "This is another step on our transition away from fossil 72

March 29, 2018 11:09 PM Olympics: Calgary gets government support for possible 2026 bid

(Reuters) - The western Canadian city of Calgary moved one step closer to bidding for the 2026 Winter Olympics on Thursday as the federal and provincial governments announced their support for the creation of a bid corporation. A bid, if successful, would be the fourth Winter Olympics held in Canada and the first in Calgary since 1988. “Today is a very important 68

March 28, 2018 11:16 AM Austria: Bus with South Korean tourists crashes; 24 injured

Austria: Bus with South Korean tourists crashes; 24 injured Austrian police say 24 people were injured when a bus carrying South Korean tourists crashed near Salzburg. Police in upper Austria say the Croatian driver and a South Korean tourist were seriously injured, while 22 others suffered minor injuries in Wednesday's crash. In a statement, police 75

March 19, 2018 2:41 PM Brazil to play Austria in final warmup game for World Cup

Brazil to play Austria in final warmup game for World Cup The Austrian soccer federation says Brazil will play its final warmup game for the World Cup against Austria on June 10, a week before the five-time world champions take on Switzerland in their Group E opener. The match will be played in Vienna at Ernst Happel Stadium, the same venue where both teams 70