Day: June 12, 2022

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CSA, Roc Nation join hands to deliver ‘sportstainment’

Cricket South Africa have joined forces with renowned international sports and entertainment marketing brand Roc Nation Sports. The partnership, which was announced on Thursday, will look to help CSA achieve its goals as a “sportstainment” brand. ALSO READ: Proteas captain Temba Bavuma joins Roc Nation Sports “CSA is deliberate and intentional about repositioning its energy […]

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Angels’ losing skid hits 11 in walk-off loss to Phillies

PHILADELPHIA —  The Angels don’t need another no-hitter or a dramatic walk-off hit or some breathtaking two-way feat from Shohei Ohtani when they return to Anaheim for a seven-game homestand that begins Monday night, though all would be welcomed. What they need most is a tourniquet to stop the bleeding. A solid start from Patrick Sandoval […]

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Amazing video shows how salamanders glide like skydivers

Salamanders in freefall! Amazing video shows how the amphibians glide like SKYDIVERS to slow and control their fall from trees Researchers have filmed salamanders gliding like skydivers to control their fall They are often hard to observe because they live in some of world’s tallest trees Experts wanted to discover why creatures willingly leap from […]

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Thousands quarantined after Beijing man breaks Covid-19 rules

A Beijing man has landed thousands of his neighbours in quarantine after he ignored an order to stay at home and later tested positive for Covid-19, prompting a police investigation. The Chinese capital has ordered hundreds of thousands of residents to stay home over the last five weeks to curb its largest Covid-19 outbreak since […]

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Uvalde residents fundraise for massacre victims the old-fashioned way

UVALDE, Texas —  Under a beating Texan sun, Guadalupe Salazar marveled at the family and friends all around her cooking chicken and burgers on a flaming grill, pouring cups of homemade lemonade and soaping down pickups as part of a pop-up “car wash and plate sale” near the heart of town. All she could think of […]

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Sarah Palin will advance in Alaska’s wild House special primary election, CNN projects

Palin will be joined in the special general election on August 16 by Republican Nick Begich III, the grandson of former Democratic Rep. Nick Begich, whose plane went missing in 1972 and has never been found, as well as independent Al Gross, who lost a 2020 Senate race and has said he would caucus with […]

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Stormers to persist with six-two split on bench in URC semifinal

The Stormers are set to persist with their six-two split of forwards to backs on the bench for the United Rugby Championship (URC) semifinal against Ulster, despite a bit of drama in their quarterfinal win over Edinburgh this past weekend. Within the opening five minutes of the game against Edinburgh the Stormers lost inside centre […]

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UCLA eliminates Florida at WCWS, faces Oklahoma on Monday

OKLAHOMA CITY —  Kelly Inouye-Perez couldn’t hide her pride. Sitting next to Holly Azevedo after the pitcher extended UCLA’s season with a complete-game shutout against Florida on Sunday, Inouye-Perez beamed as a room of reporters recounted Azevedo’s accomplishments. Now everyone can see what Inouye-Perez has always known about Azevedo. The redshirt senior secured UCLA’s spot in […]

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NatWest and RBS banking apps are back up following two-hour outage

NatWest and RBS banking apps are finally back up following a two hour outage that left hundreds of frustrated customers unable to login or check their accounts NatWest and RBS’s banking apps crashed this morning for around two hours According to Down Detector, the issues started at around 08:48 GMT today NatWest has confirmed it […]

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Bodies pulled from wreckage of Nepal plane

Nepali rescuers have retrieved the bodies of all but one of 22 people on board a plane that crashed into a Himalayan mountainside over the weekend, the army said Monday. Air traffic control lost contact with the Twin Otter plane operated by Nepali carrier Tara Air shortly after it took off from Pokhara in western […]

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