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NHL free agency: Plenty of talented players still up for grabs

NHL free agency: Plenty of talented players still up for grabs The 2019 free-agent summer turns 22 days old on Monday. As usually is the case action among the 31 NHL clubs somewhat has been muted in the past few of weeks since marquee players such as Joe Pavelski, Artemi Panarin, Matt Duchene, Sergei Bobrovsky Wayne Simmonds, Tyler Myers, Brandon ...

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HECK takes modern farming to new heights with vertical plan

HECK takes modern farming to new heights with vertical plan The company will begin with growing basil for its Chicken Italia range on its site in north Yorkshire using indoor stacked planters to produce a pipeline of leafy greens. The business which forecasts a £50 million turnover next year also plans to open a new farming innovations centre. “There are huge ...

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Aussie Horton applauded by fellow swimmers for protest against Sun over doping suspension

Aussie Horton applauded by fellow swimmers for protest against Sun over doping suspension Mack Horton walked into the dining room at the athletes’ village and the applause began. It swelled into a standing ovation for the Australian swimmer after his personal protest against China’s Sun Yang at the world championships. Horton refused to step onto the podium or shake Sun’s ...

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Canadian teen Maggie MacNeil wins shocking gold at swimming worlds

Canadian teen Maggie MacNeil wins shocking gold at swimming worlds Maggie MacNeil of London, Ont., knocked off three-time world champion and defending Olympic gold medallist Sarah Sjostrom to win the women’s 100-metre butterfly, posting a Canadian-record time of 55.83 seconds at the world aquatics championships on Monday. Early on, Sjostrom was nearly one second ahead of MacNeil, who was fifth, but the Canadian took ...

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Pound euro exchange rate eases as no-deal Brexit fears rise ahead of Tory leader contest

Pound euro exchange rate eases as no-deal Brexit fears rise ahead of Tory leader contest As Brexiteer Boris Johnson is the favourite to succeed Theresa May, political volatility and increased no-deal fears are holding back the pound this morning. Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond also announced that he will step down on Wednesday, immediately before Mr Johnson’s likely entrance ...

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