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Spieth closer to lead after marathon day in Singapore

SINGAPORE (AP) — Jordan Spieth inched closer to the top of the leaderboard after a long & frustrating day for the American at the weather-hit Singapore Open on Saturday. Despite…

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US Navy officer sentenced to 40 months in bribery case

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A federal judge has sentenced a U.S. Navy officer to 40 months in federal prison for providing ships & submarine schedules to a Malaysian contractor in…

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Oil heads for third straight weekly loss as supply weighs

By Karolin Schaps LONDON (Reuters) – Oil prices edged higher on Friday as investors closed positions ahead of the end of the year though crude was still heading for a…

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Oil heads for third straight weekly loss as supply weighs

By Karolin Schaps LONDON (Reuters) – Oil prices edged higher on Friday as investors closed positions ahead of the end of the year though crude was still heading for a…

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Court rejects case against Australian cigarette logos ban

SYDNEY (AP) — Tobacco giant Philip Morris has suffered another setback in its efforts to challenge an Australian law that bans tobacco companies from placing logos on their cigarette packs…

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Singapore court orders blogger to pay PM more than $100,000 over defamation

SINGAPORE (Reuters) – A Singapore High Court judge on Thursday ordered a blogger to pay the prime minister S$150,000 ($106,172) in damages for defamation, his written judgment seen by Reuters…

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Singapore seizes huge shipment of elephant tusks, pangolin scales

View gallery Seized pangolin scales are laid out in this Agri-Food & Veterinary Authority of Singapore & Singap … View gallery Singapore customs personnel lay out seized ivory tusks in this…

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Singapore students build personal flying machine

A team of eight engineering students from the National University of Singapore (NUS) have built a personal flying machine, dubbed 'Snowstorm'. It could only be demonstrated by flying it indoors,…

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US deploys P-8 Poseidon spy plane in Singapore amid S.China Sea row

Singapore (AFP) – The United States has deployed a P-8 Poseidon spy plane in Singapore for the first time ever, both countries said, amid simmering regional tensions over Beijing's island-building…

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Tales of inspiration as curtain falls in Singapore paralympics

Singapore (AFP) – Singapore brought down the curtain on Southeast Asia's biggest ever para sports event on Wednesday after a week of competition celebrating the achievements & potential of people…

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