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February 10, 2018 6:06 PM Allardyce's Everton beats Hodgson's Palace in EPL

Allardyce's Everton beats Hodgson's Palace in EPL Sam Allardyce won the clash of former England managers as Everton beat Roy Hodgson's Crystal Palace 3-1 in the Premier League on Saturday. Gylfi Sigurdsson, restored to the starting lineup along with Wayne Rooney after the shambolic 5-1 drubbing at Arsenal, and Oumar Niasse scored early in the second 50

February 10, 2018 3:45 PM Spanish police confiscate 683 pounds of contraband eels at Madrid airport

Spanish police confiscated more than 680 pounds of young eels being smuggled out of the country. (Civil Guard) A giant amount of young eels - 683 pounds to be precise - were confiscated by Spanish police this week before they were smuggled out of the country and shipped to Asia. The Civil Guard announced Saturday that officers and customs agents at Madrid 81

February 10, 2018 12:40 AM Greatest Hits: 40 Trips Around the Sun

The original members of Toto were L.A.-based session men who had played with everyone from George Benson to Boz Scaggs and wanted to create something they could call their own. They scored a hit straight out of the gate with "Hold the Line" from their 1978 debut. Their biggest success, however, came in the early '80s with a pair of smash hits, "Rosanna" 104

February 9, 2018 3:37 PM Why Border Controls on Trade Will Rise Again in Europe

U.K.’s decision to steer clear of any customs union means new red tape for British exporters The leading voice of British business argued this week for staying in a customs union with the European Union, saying it was “part of the answer to the tough questions facing the government” over trade. As the Confederation of British Industry was setting out its case, the government 40

February 8, 2018 8:43 PM Ford has applied for German banking licence due to Brexit

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - U.S. carmaker Ford (F.N) has applied for a banking licence in Germany to ensure its car financing business can continue on the continent once Britain leaves the European Union, a German newspaper said. The application was filed with Germany’s financial watchdog BaFin last summer, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung (FAZ) reported, adding 49

February 8, 2018 4:41 PM Japan's zany tech billionaire wants to be Warren Buffett

Japanese billionaire Masayoshi Son has said he wants to be the Warren Buffett of tech. Now, he's going after the legendary investor on his home turf. SoftBank (SFTBF), the deal-happy tech company founded by "Masa" Son, is negotiating for a minority stake in European reinsurance provider Swiss Re. The talks are still in a "very early stage" and could 52

February 7, 2018 3:16 PM Eurozone Set to Extend Post-Crisis Growth Spurt

EU warns of risks including high asset prices in wake of stock rout BRUSSELS—The European Union raised its forecasts for eurozone growth Wednesday, saying the monetary bloc would build on its fastest expansion since the global economic crisis while warning of risks including high asset prices as steep declines rock world markets. Gross domestic product 39

February 7, 2018 11:55 AM British sprinter Levine suspended after failing drugs test

(Reuters) - British Olympic sprinter Nigel Levine has been provisionally suspended after for failing a drugs test, UK Athletics said on Wednesday. British media reported in December that Levine had tested positive for the banned asthma drug clenbuterol, which is on the World Anti-Doping Agency’s prohibited list. The 28-year-old has not competed since 42

February 6, 2018 5:11 PM EU officials ask Israel rebuild demolished schoolrooms

JERUSALEM – European Union officials are calling on Israel to rebuild two classrooms demolished at an EU-funded school in the West Bank. The EU's representative offices in Jerusalem and the West Bank issued a statement Tuesday expressing "strong concern" about the demolition of the classrooms, built at a Palestinian school near Jerusalem. The school 61

February 6, 2018 12:50 AM Holocaust denier likely to be GOP nominee for Congress

An outspoken Holocaust denier is likely to appear on the November ballot as the Republican nominee for a Chicago-area congressional district. The Chicago Sun-Times reports that 70-year-old Arthur Jones of Lyons is the only Republican candidate in the March 20 primary for the 3rd Congressional District. The heavily Democratic district stretches from Chicago's 65