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After Making Mugabe a 'Good-Will Ambassador,' WHO Chief Is 'Rethinking' It
New York Times
The World Health Organization's decision to name President Robert Mugabe of Zimbabwe a “good-will ambassador” has provoked outrage from medical professionals, rights groups, opposition leaders and others who took to social media to call it an “insult” ...
Mugabe may be stripped of controversial World Health Organisation goodwill ambassador role after outcryTelegraph.co.uk
Dismay as Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe Named World Health 'Ambassador'NBCNews.com
UK 'disappointed' as Robert Mugabe becomes WHO goodwill ambassadorThe Guardian
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Your guide to ALCS Game 7: Who is headed to the World Series?
With a trip to the World Series on the line, anything is possible. And while it is highly unlikely that Verlander will emerge from the bullpen even for a few pitches against the New York Yankees -- "I think he's done enough for us already," fellow ...
What time will the Dodgers' World Series games start?Los Angeles Times
World Series 2017: Ticket prices soar in seller's marketKABC-TV

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US bow out of U-17 World Cup with 4-1 quarterfinal loss to England
The US Under-17 national team's run at the FIFA U-17 World Cup came to a disappointing end on Saturday, when they lost 4-1 to England in the quarterfinals. England striker Rhian Brewster led England with a hat trick, scoring his first two goals in the ...
USA 1-4 England: Liverpool youngster Rhian Brewster treble fires Under 17s to first ever World Cup semi finalDaily Mail
England reach Under-17 World Cup semisBBC Sport
USA's Strong 2017 World Cup Ends in 4-1 Quarterfinal Loss to EnglandU.S. Soccer (press release) (blog)
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Fans petition to have Vin Scully call World Series, but don't count on it happening
Earlier this week, the Los Angeles Dodgers won the National League pennant by defeating the Chicago Cubs in the NLCS. That means the Dodgers will play in their first World Series in nearly three decades, and that Dodgers fans want Vin Scully to call ...
Scioscia says '88 World Series team was special — and so are these DodgersLos Angeles Times
Bring Back Vin Scully to Call the World Series PetitionGoPetition

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The Guardian

What Harvey Weinstein tells us about the liberal world
The Guardian
In Weinstein's world, politics often correlated with conspicuous displays of luxury goods – it was something you did on Martha's Vineyard, or on the Riviera, or in the Hamptons, toasting the candidate or raising money for the good cause. Here is a ...

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The Way the World Ends: Not with a Bang But a Paperclip
Probably, he says, the idea originated years ago on a mailing list for singularity cassandras, which sounds like the world's most terrifying listserv. “The idea isn't that a paperclip factory is likely to have the most advanced research AI in the world ...

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The Guardian

Catalonia independence: Spain pushes to remove leaders
BBC News
The Spanish prime minister has outlined plans to remove Catalonia's leaders and take control of the separatist region. Speaking after an emergency cabinet meeting on Saturday, Mariano Rajoy stopped short of dissolving the region's parliament but put ...
Catalan separatists prepare for war of attrition against MadridThe Guardian
Spain Will Remove Catalonia Leader, Escalating Secession CrisisNew York Times

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Hurricane Irma: Line suspended at Camping World Stadium for benefits
WFTV Orlando
NOW: DCF is expecting roughly 100,000 people at Orlando's Camping World Stadium over the next five days for disaster SNAP registration following Hurricane Irma. How will state officials deal with the lines? Watch our story on Eyewitness News at 4 p.m. ...

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BBC Sport

FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017
Mali held on to defeat Ghana 2-1 and reach the semi-finals of the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 on Saturday. The result follows victory over their West African rivals in this year's CAF U-17 Africa Cup of Nations final and moves them into a last-four ...
Mali beat Ghana to reach U-17 World Cup semi-finalBBC Sport
FIFA U-17 World Cup: Referee denied us a legitimate goal – Ghana coachMyjoyonline.com

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The Guardian

Czech election: Billionaire Babis wins by large margin
BBC News
Populist billionaire candidate Andrej Babis and his party have won the Czech Republic's general election. Mr Babis, 63, is the country's second-richest man and campaigned on an anti-establishment and Eurosceptic platform. With all votes counted, his ...
Czech billionaire's ANO party set to win electionsThe Guardian

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