(Reuters) – Atlanta airport will be ready to field the tens of thousands of additional visitors expected for next month’s Super Bowl despite the ongoing U.S. government shutdown, which has left critical airport personnel unpaid, a spokesperson said Tuesday. Passengers look for their luggage, after a paralyzing power outage, at Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport in
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Tennis – Australian Open – Second Round – Melbourne Park, Melbourne, Australia, January 16, 2019. Australia’s Ashleigh Barty waves to spectators after winning the match against China’s Wang Yafan. REUTERS/Edgar Su MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Australia’s top-ranked player Ashleigh Barty beat Wang Yafan 6-2 6-3 in a straight-forward affair on Wednesday, propelling the home country’s leading
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump’s nominee for U.S. attorney general, William Barr, told lawmakers on Tuesday he would protect a federal probe into Russian election meddling from political pressure, stressing he would bring independence to the job and not shy away from breaking ranks with the administration. “I will not be bullied into doing
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SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Oil prices dipped on Wednesday on increasing signs of a global economic slowdown, although OPEC-led supply cuts helped support Brent crude above $60 per barrel. FILE PHOTO: A pumpjack is seen at sunset outside Scheibenhard, near Strasbourg, France, October 6, 2017. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann International Brent crude oil futures LCOc1 were at $60.53
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TOKYO (Reuters) – Nissan Motor Co Ltd plans to file a civil suit against ousted chairman Carlos Ghosn to claim damages resulting from the alleged misuse of company funds, a person with knowledge of the issue said, adding to the high-profile executive’s legal headaches. FILE PHOTO: Carlos Ghosn, Chairman and CEO of the Renault-Nissan Alliance,
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MONTREAL (Reuters) – Due to a threat of interference in the collection of doping data and safety concerns for their inspection team, the Compliance Review Committee (CRC) will not file a report until the Moscow mission is complete, said the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) on Tuesday. A woman walks into the head office of the
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TOKYO (Reuters) – Sumo wrestling grand champion Kisenosato has retired following a third successive loss at the New Year Grand Sumo Tournament, his stable master confirmed on Wednesday. Japanese grand sumo champion Yokozuna Kisenosato performs the New Year’s ring-entering rite at the annual celebration for the New Year at Meiji Shrine in Tokyo, Japan January
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