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RANKED: The 15 most powerful millennials in the world
Business Insider
Prince William, 35, is currently second in line to the British throne. Titled the Duke of Cambridge, his marriage to Kate Middleton garnered world attention, and he now has two children with her and a third on the way. 9. Prince William, 35, is ...



Sports Illustrated

October FIFA Ranking Provides Glimpse Into World Cup Draw Possibilities
Sports Illustrated
FIFA's world ranking for October was released, and while most roll their eyes at the FIFA rankings (the USA actually improved by a position after being eliminated from World Cup contention, so...), they hold a significant role in the World Cup. Per ...
World Cup 2018: Northern Ireland will not be seeded for play-offsBBC Sport
World Cup playoffs: All you need to know ahead of Tuesday's drawIrish Times
All Whites slip in world rankings while Peru climbRadio New Zealand
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Chicago Tribune

Cubs' World Series ring taken off auction site, scout no longer with organization
Chicago Tribune
An authentic Cubs World Series ring has been removed from an online auction, and the scout who tried to sell it is no longer with the team. The Sun-Times first reported that auction site Lelands.com cooperated with the Cubs in taking the ring down ...



Wall Street Journal

How Google's Quantum Computer Could Change the World
Wall Street Journal
Companies and universities around the world are racing to build these machines, and Google, a unit of Alphabet Inc., appears to be in the lead. Early next year, Google's quantum computer will face its acid test in the form of an obscure computational ...



The Guardian

Iraqi forces enter Kirkuk as Kurds flee
BBC News
Iraqi government forces have entered central Kirkuk after taking key installations outside the disputed city from Kurdish fighters. Thousands of people fled the city ahead of the Iraqi advance. The Iraqi military moved into Kirkuk three weeks after the ...
World markets climb, oil jumps on Iraq tensions - as it happenedThe Guardian
Iraqi forces retake major oilfields from Kurds near KirkukCBC.ca

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ESPN

Auction canceled for Chicago Cubs 2016 World Series ring
ESPN
CHICAGO -- An official 2016 Chicago Cubs World Series ring that was offered for sale on an auction website has been taken off the market. Leland's Auctions said Monday that it removed the ring from auction at the request of the Cubs and "due to a ...
A Cubs World Series ring won't be auctioned off after allCBSSports.com

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New York Times

Boom in American Liquified Natural Gas Is Shaking Up the Energy World
New York Times
The United States was supposed to be a big L.N.G. importer, not a world class exporter. The frenzy of drilling in shale gas fields across the country changed that over the last decade, creating a glut far larger than domestic demand could possibly consume.

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Atlas Obscura

For as Much as We Know About the World, There Are Still Dark Spots on the Map
Atlas Obscura
In 2017, in an era of satellites, big data, and digital maps that appear instantly on your phone, the world can feel very known. New Views, a new atlas by Alastair Bonnett, a professor of social geography at Newcastle University, is full of information ...



NPR

'I'm An American' Radio Show Promoted Inclusion Before World War II
NPR
In 1940, on the eve of the United States' entrance into World War II, then-President Franklin D. Roosevelt's Immigration and Naturalization Service wanted to promote tolerance toward immigrants. At that time, radio was the most important medium in the ...

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Cardin Calls on Ivanka Trump to Cut Tie to World Bank Women Fund
Bloomberg
Ivanka Trump should cut ties with a World Bank fund focusing on women's empowerment, an initiative the U.S. president's daughter has championed, because her clothing brand may benefit from her involvement, Senator Ben Cardin said in a letter to ...

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