2011

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Cubs-Pirates gives MLB its first tie since 2005

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Chris Cooley: Colt McCoy could have done everything Kirk Cousins did vs. the Giants

Will we argue about Kirk Cousins for 16 games this season? (Yeah, probably.)
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Home-field advantage still on the line for the regular season's final weekend

Heading into Washington's series against the Marlins, the Nationals' magic number to clinch home-field advantage against the Dodgers is two.
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The Jaguars are a surprise team in the NFL so far this season ... for all the wrong reasons

Jacksonville is 0-3 and QB Blake Bortles already has thrown six interceptions. So much for turning the corner toward respectable.
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Redskins call on Kendal Thompson to prepare for Terrelle Pryor

Although Cody Kessler will start at quarterback, Washington prepares for Pryor by using a converted wide receiver of their own.
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Cardinals beat Reds with walk-off that probably shouldn't have been a walk-off

The controversial ending helps St. Louis in its push for a wild-card berth.
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Popular Finance

 

Goyal wants local power equipment cos to help lower imports

Industry needs to innovate and redesign electrical equipment that can use the abundant domestic coal which has high fly ash content so as to reduce dependence on imports, Union Power Minister Piyush
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Gas price for industrial use cut by 18% to $2.5 per million British thermal unit

Price of natural gas, used for generating power, making fertiliser and supplying CNG, was today cut by 18 per cent to USD 2.5 per million British thermal unit, fourth reduction in 18 months. The post
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Fiscal deficit at 76.4% of Budget estimate in April-August

Fiscal deficit in the first five months of the current fiscal stood at Rs 4.08 lakh crore, which was 76.4 percent of Budget estimates for 2016-17. The post Fiscal deficit at 76.4% of Budget estimate i
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They gave to Trump's rivals. Now most of these GOP donors are sitting out November

Most of Donald Trump’s Republican presidential primary rivals have come around to his candidacy, but their donors are staying away. Nearly 95% of those who first gave to his GOP primary opponents
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'A very, very hot market': Downtown L.A. high-rise sells for $50 million as residential building booms

A prominent Bunker Hill high-rise has changed hands for a premium price topping $50 million, signaling that downtown Los Angeles’ residential renaissance is boosting the area’s long-soft commercia
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National park photo ops: In this Yosemite meadow and beyond, look for reflections

In Yosemite National Park, the ponds in Cook’s Meadow are great natural surfaces that reflect the surroundings in the Yosemite Valley. I always try to visit in May to see the dogwood blossoms, the
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2017 Cadillac CT6: A true American grand touring car

Cadillac has nailed it. The 2017 CT6 3.0 TT Platinum, the General Motors subsidiary’s top-trim-level luxury grand touring sedan, is a sublime combination of power, performance and perks.  Especial
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Israelis and world leaders gather for Shimon Peres' funeral

Shimon Peres was laid to rest on Friday in a ceremony attended by thousands of admirers and dozens of international dignitaries — in a final tribute to a man who personified the history of Israel
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Deutsche Bank shares tank as concern grows over its stability

Worries over the financial stability of Deutsche Bank returned to the fore Friday, sending shares in Germany's biggest bank to a record low and rekindling broader concerns about Europe's financial
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