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Heineken Champions Cup: Holders Leinster draw Wasps, Toulouse & Bath

Top Stories - June 20, 2018 - 10:29am
Defending champions Leinster will face three other former winners Wasps, Toulouse and Bath in Pool One of next year's Heineken Champions Cup.

M&S should look at Amazon tie-up, says Marcus East

Business - June 20, 2018 - 10:16am
Former executive Marcus East says it would be a good way to "tackle the digital space".

Asda and Sainsbury's heads lambasted by MPs

Business - June 20, 2018 - 10:01am
The two supermarket bosses are accused of talking "baloney" about the impact of their merger.

Hungary passes 'Stop Soros' law banning help for migrants

World News - June 20, 2018 - 9:55am
Under the new so-called "Stop Soros" law, anyone who helps asylum seekers faces a year in jail.

Astronauts eject UK-led space junk demo mission

World News - June 20, 2018 - 9:50am
The RemoveDebris satellite will trial technologies for snaring broken hardware drifting in orbit.

Disney increases bid for Murdoch's Fox assets

Top Stories - June 20, 2018 - 9:50am
Disney has raised its offer for 21st Century Fox to $71.3bn in cash and shares, from a $52bn all-stock offer.

Baghdad mall sorry for turning away orphans at Eid

World News - June 20, 2018 - 9:46am
The children were supposed to eat at a restaurant in the mall but were denied entry.

Baghdad mall sorry for turning away orphans at Eid

Top Stories - June 20, 2018 - 9:46am
The children were supposed to eat at a restaurant in the mall but were denied entry.

XXXTentacion: Controversy rages after rapper's shooting death

Top Stories - June 20, 2018 - 9:19am
Fans grapple with how to remember XXXTentacion as conspiracy theories circulate.

Council demanded payment card details via email

Business - June 20, 2018 - 9:12am
A London local authority requested security codes among other details be sent via a Word document.

EKU team helps unearth past in national forest

Kentucky Press News Service - June 20, 2018 - 8:34am
Thousands of years ago, humans set up camp in the Daniel Boone National Forest. They made fires, cooked meals and made tools — then they left. Now, EKU students, in collaboration with the U.S. Forest Service, are retracing their steps. Dr. Jon Endonino and his Archaeological Field Methods students are working on their excavation of a Jackson County site inside the forest that contains artifacts up to 5,000 years old as part of a five-year agreement between the school and the Forest Service to survey the land. 2018-06-20T08:25:49-04:00

Kentucky GOP still hasn't given up Steve Wynn funds despite a promise

Kentucky Press News Service - June 20, 2018 - 8:34am
The Kentucky Republican Party blasted Democrats to return donations from disgraced movie producer Harvey Weinstein but has yet to deliver on its own promise to donate $10,000 received from controversial casino mogul Steve Wynn. Kentucky GOP spokesman Tres Watson told the Courier Journal on Tuesday that the party is working on donating the Wynn money, which it promised to do more than six months ago. 2018-06-20T08:22:53-04:00

'Waitress' canceled due to fire damage at the Kentucky Center

Kentucky Press News Service - June 20, 2018 - 8:34am
"Waitress," a PNC Broadway in Louisville presentation, was canceled Tuesday as officials work to assess and restore the Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts after a fire last week. The musical was slated to run June 26 to July 1 in Whitney Hall but officials said damage following the fire forced the cancellation. The show will not be rescheduled, Kentucky Center CEO and president Kim Baker said. Refunds will be issued automatically over the next several weeks, according to PNC Broadway in Louisville. 2018-06-20T08:17:02-04:00

A state college hoops tourney? Sure

Kentucky Press News Service - June 20, 2018 - 8:34am
Western Kentucky basketball coach Rick Stansbury has an idea, and I like it. “I wish we could come up with some kind of tournament,” he said Monday night. “How we could get Kentucky and Louisville, ourself and another school in a tournament somewhere. It’d be great for everybody.” It’d especially be great for college basketball fans and local sponsors in the commonwealth. Think about it: Kentucky’s college basketball programs come together for some kind of statewide competition in a similar mold as the Crossroads Classic held every year in Indianapolis, and let the good times roll. 2018-06-20T08:08:15-04:00

Disney increases bid for Murdoch's Fox assets

Business - June 20, 2018 - 8:30am
Disney has raised its offer for 21st Century Fox to $71.3bn in cash and shares, from a $52bn all-stock offer.

Gosport hospital deaths: Prescribed painkillers 'shortened 456 lives'

Top Stories - June 20, 2018 - 8:28am
There was "disregard for human life" in prescribing drugs at the Gosport hospital, a report finds.

Belgium GP: F1 extends contract to secure future of Spa-Francorchamps track

Top Stories - June 20, 2018 - 8:27am
Formula 1 has extended its contract with the Belgian Grand Prix until 2021.

XXXTentacion: Controversy rages after rapper's shooting death

World News - June 20, 2018 - 8:27am
Fans grapple with how to remember XXXTentacion as conspiracy theories circulate.

EU to launch counter-tariffs against US on Friday

Business - June 20, 2018 - 8:21am
The move comes after President Donald Trump imposed steep duties on steel and aluminium in May.

EU to launch counter-tariffs against US on Friday

World News - June 20, 2018 - 8:21am
The move comes after President Donald Trump imposed steep duties on steel and aluminium in May.

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