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December 4, 2018 10:58 AM Exclusive: Exxon seeks to sell its stake in giant Azeri oil field

LONDON (Reuters) - Exxon Mobil (XOM.N) is seeking to sell its stake inAzerbaijan’s largest oil field, once dubbed the “contract of the century”, as the U.S. oil and gas giant re-focuses its global operations, industry and banking sources said. Exxon is hoping to raise up to $2 billion from the sale of its 6.8 percent in the Azeri-Chirag-Gunashli (ACG) 96

December 2, 2018 3:07 PM Spain's Andalusia region votes in key test for PM Sanchez

SEVILLE, Spain (Reuters) - Voters went to the polls in Spain’s Andalusia region on Sunday in a first electoral test for Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez, whose minority government has struggled to pass a budget since taking office last summer. The election in Spain’s most populous region, a stronghold for Sanchez’s ruling Socialists for decades, is taking 95

December 1, 2018 4:16 PM River Plate refuse to play Copa Libertadores final vs. Boca Juniors in Madrid

River Plate have rejected CONMEBOL's proposal to move the second leg of the Copa Libertadores final against rivals Boca Juniors to Real Madrid's Santiago Bernabeu on Dec. 9. The first leg was a 2-2 draw at Boca's Bombonera Stadium on Nov. 11, a game staged a day after it was supposed to be played due to heavy rain. Then the second leg on Nov 24 had to be postponed 71

November 30, 2018 10:39 AM Former NFL player tackling Seven Summits in turnaround from lowest point of his life

A former NFL player used one of the lowest points of his life to propel him forward into doing something no other football player has ever done – climb the Seven Summits. Mark Pattison, 56, played three seasons in the NFL with the Los Angeles Raiders, Los Angeles Rams and New Orleans Saints, but football didn’t appear to be in his DNA. According to Houston's 106

November 30, 2018 10:30 AM Manchester City starlets at risk with new FIFA loan proposal

MANCHESTER, England -- Manchester City would have to sell many of their young prospects if FIFA's proposed clampdown on loans was introduced, according to Pep Guardiola. The world football governing body is ready to limit the number of players clubs can loan out from the start of the 2020-21 campaign, according to The Times. Under new rules, clubs would 81

November 29, 2018 3:29 PM Hugh Jackman Is Launching His First Ever World Arena Tour in 2019

(NEW YORK) — Hugh Jackman will launch his first ever world tour next year, performing at arenas mostly reserved for pop, rock and rap stars. The multi-talented entertainer announced his “The Man. The Music. The Show.” tour on Thursday, which will feature Jackman singing songs from “The Greatest Showman,” ”Les Miserables” and Broadway musicals, among 98

November 29, 2018 10:54 AM OSCE says one side in Georgian presidential election had 'undue advantage'

TBILISI (Reuters) - The Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) said on Thursday that one side in Georgia’s presidential election had enjoyed an “undue advantage” after a ruling party-backed candidate Salome Zurabishvili won a run-off on Wednesday. French-born Zurabishvili who was backed by the ruling party won 59.6 percent of the vote in the runoff 73

November 29, 2018 12:49 AM FDA approves first biosimilar to Roche cancer drug Rituxan

(Reuters) - Celltrion Inc’s Truxima on Wednesday became the first biosimilar to Roche Holding AG’s $7-billion-per-year cancer drug Rituxan to be approved in the United States to treat non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. The approval by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration is part of the agency’s plan to encourage development of cheaper biosimilars amid rising prices 121

November 29, 2018 12:15 AM UK says no-deal Brexit would jeopardize security ties with EU

LONDON (Reuters) - A no-deal Brexit would jeopardize security co-operation with the European Union, Britain’s security minister Ben Wallace will say on Thursday. Britain and the EU have pledged to co-operate on security issues through institutions such as Europol and Eurojust after Brexit, although a proposed “operational cooperation” between police 87

November 28, 2018 11:46 PM Global warming will increase heat-related death and disease

LONDON, Nov 28 (Reuters) - Climate change is making more people around the world vulnerable to heat exposure, putting them at greater risk of heart and kidney disease, heat stress, and other heat-related killers, scientists warned on Wednesday. Global warming’s effects look most serious for ageing and urban populations and people with chronic health 120