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Why everyone is talking about World Cup goalkeepers

Wed, 06/19/2019 - 23:58
Talking to the BBC at half-time, England coach Phil Neville said that his team was facing the best goalkeeper at the Women's World Cup. The evidence over 90 minutes to back up the Englishman's claim was certainly compelling.

Chevron has been in Venezuela for nearly 100 years. It could finally be forced to leave

Wed, 06/19/2019 - 15:20
Chevron's nearly century-long relationship with Venezuela might not survive the Maduro regime's fight with the United States. Not only is Venezuela's infrastructure crumbling, but the OPEC member's national oil company has been sanctioned by the Trump administration.

Oxford receives its biggest single gift since the Renaissance

Wed, 06/19/2019 - 14:15
Stephen Schwarzman, the billionaire founder of investment firm Blackstone, has given the University of Oxford its largest single donation in hundreds of years to help fund research into the ethics of artificial intelligence.

Harley-Davidson will make small motorcycles with Chinese partner

Wed, 06/19/2019 - 13:34
Harley-Davidson has found a new partner in China.

One in every 108 people on the planet has been displaced

Wed, 06/19/2019 - 13:26
More than 70 million people have been forced to flee their homes due to violence or persecution, the United Nations has said, as the global migrant crisis pushed the number of displaced people to a new all-time high.

Meet the first man to walk the entire length of China's Great Wall

Wed, 06/19/2019 - 02:35
On a warm spring morning in 1984, Dong Yao-hui and his two young friends, Wu De-yu and Zhang Yuan-hua, pulled on military surplus backpacks and boots and set out on a hike along a stretch of the Great Wall of China.