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After 67 years of greatness calling Dodgers games, Vin Scully just wants to be remembered as a good man

The young man bid his mother farewell. It was his first day on the job, and he had a train to catch. He was 10 months out of college, still living with his parents. The train carried him from New
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AFC notes: Broncos have been the best in September over the last three years

Baltimore Ravens: Dennis Pitta is tied for most catches (12) by a tight end and ranks second in yards (141). The Ravens are looking for their first 3-0 start since 2009. Buffalo Bills: The Bills d
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NFC notes: Which Vikings running back will step in for Adrian Peterson?

Arizona Cardinals: The Cardinals havenít turned the ball over and lead the NFL with seven takeaways. Arizona is riding a five-game winning streak on the road. Atlanta Falcons: Julio Jones was take
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Dodgers fans vote on Scully's top calls

The Dodgers asked their fans to vote on Vin Scullyís top calls over the years. Here are the results: :: No. 20 (May 22, 1999): Mark McGwire homers over the roof. ďLetís see where that goes. It hit
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Three calls that are arguably Vin Scully's all-time best

His favorite call Itís a round number, and itís astounding: Vin Scully has called close to 10,000 Dodgers games. To ask Scully to identify his favorite call ó†one call, from one of those thousands
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When Scully is telling a story, it's only fair that the baseballs head foul

It has been the most compelling part of every Dodgers game for the past 67 years. A batter will step out of the box to adjust his gloves. The pitcher will step down from the mound to rub the ball.
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ICICI Bank eyes 5 million transactions via voice-recognition

It verifies a caller's identity through natural conversation by analysing over 100 characteristics including spped, accent, pronunciation
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Int'l Water, Wastewater Exhibition opens in Tehran

Tehran, Sept 25, IRNA Ė The 12th International Water and Wastewater Exhibition started work here Sunday in participation by 25 world countries.
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17th Telecom 2016 exhibit opens in Tehran

Tehran, Sept 25, IRNA - The 17th International Exhibition of Telecommunications (Telecom 2016) opened in Tehran in a ceremony attended by Minister of Communications and Information Technology Mahmoud
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MIDEAST STOCKS-Gulf bourses start week down, but Qatar slightly up

DUBAI, Sept 25 (Reuters) - Petrochemical shares dragged Saudi Arabia's equity index lower in early trade on Sunday after oil prices fell 4 percent at the end of last week, while Qatar's main index reg
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Algeria plans bank privatisations as oil money dries up

ALGIERS, Sept 25 (Reuters) - Algeria plans to allow its dominant state banks to list on the local stock exchange to help develop its financial markets and diversify sources of funding after the oil pr
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INSIGHT-European firms offer Britain scant support in divorce talks

LONDON, Sept 25 (Reuters) - More than 20 European business associations and companies interviewed by Reuters say they back their governments' position that Britain's banking sector can only enjoy EU m
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Without stores, BHS could thrive, argues SIMON WATKINS†

The BHS brand has returned from the dead. Bought from the administrators, it is back in Britain Ė albeit in virtual form.
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BHS reborn: Qatari group to launch ranges online in time for Christmas†

The online shop is being launched by the brandís new owner, the Qatar-based Al Mana Group, with a plan to offer a full range of home furnishing and fashions in time for the Christmas season.
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How to make a tax-free profit from investing in forestry, racehorses and shotguns

Instead of heading for a bank or building society with a savings pot, what if you decided to buy some fine wine, a racehorse, some woodland or a shotgun as an investment?
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