Month: September 2017

(Reuters) – The Cleveland police officers union will not hold the U.S. flag at the first Browns game of the new National Football League season after some of the team’s players recently knelt in protest during the national anthem, the union president said. Steve Loomis, the Cleveland Police Patrolmen’s Association president, said he was offended
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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Spaniard Pablo Carreno Busta put an end to 18-year-old Canadian Denis Shapovalov’s quixotic run at the U.S. Open with a 7-6(2) 7-6(4) 7-6(3) win on Sunday to punch his ticket to the quarter-finals. Playing under a closed roof on a rainy day at Flushing Meadows, the 12th-seeded Carreno Busta showed more
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CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla (Reuters) – NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson and two crewmates made a parachute touchdown in Kazakhstan on Saturday, capping a career-total 665 days in orbit, a U.S. record. Whitson, 57, ended an extended stay of more than nine months aboard the International Space Station, a $100 billion research laboratory that flies about 250
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ZURICH (Reuters) – The vast majority of Clariant’s (CLN.S) shareholders support the Swiss chemical maker’s planned $20 billion merger with American peer Huntsman (HUN.N), Huntsman’s Chief Executive told Swiss newspaper NZZ am Sonntag. “I have met between 150 and 200 shareholders in groups and in individual talks and explained the details of the merger to
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