Sports

Cubs beat Reds at MLB Field of Dreams game

The Chicago Cubs beat the Cincinnati Reds 4-2 on Thursday, but that wasn’t the goal. Major League Baseball had once again found its way to Dyersville, Iowa, for its Field of Dreams game, and a sport that is struggling with its technological future received a refresher on how good the game is when broken down

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Australian-born Kiribati judge fears deportation saga will continue

An Australian-born judge who sits on the Kiribati High Court has been released from immigration detention after an order from a local appeals court. Kiribati’s attorney general has tried to deport David Lambourne, with the government saying he violated the terms of his visa and posed a security threat. A last-minute injunction was granted by

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Health

Crater in pharmaceutical stocks as investors brace for legal action

Shares of GlaxoSmithKline, Sanofi and Haleon all sold off sharply this week, losing tens of billions in market value, amid investor fear of possible US lawsuits centered on the popular heartburn drug Zantac. It’s a known issue that’s been languishing in the background for years, but investor concern exploded this week as the first court

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Press Club addresses help ‘understand what the other half is thinking’

Gemma Tognini of GT Communications said she was “still torn” by Liberal Senator Jim Molan’s idea of ​​denying Chinese Communist Party members the opportunity to speak at the National Press Club. “I don’t inherently believe in silence unless you come across anti-Semites and people who don’t believe the Holocaust happened,” she told Sky News host

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France: Forest fires near Bordeaux show no sign of abating

Fears are growing in southwestern France over the continued spread of forest fires, which has so far led to the evacuation of at least 10,000 people. Firefighters in the Gironde region near Bordeaux said the spread of the forest fire had been limited overnight due to the low wind but conditions to contain the blaze

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