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Dutch-based youngster Ajdin Hrustic was a surprise pick in Ange Postecoglou’s 30-man squad named on Monday for Australia’s crucial World Cup qualifier against Saudi Arabia followed by the Confederations Cup.
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President Donald Trump’s former national security advisor Michael Flynn will not comply with a Senate subpoena for documents on his links to Russia and will invoke his constitutional protection against self-incrimination, a source close to Flynn said on Monday.
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Japanese mobile carrier SoftBank said, with Saudi partners, it has raised nearly $100 billion in pledges to launch a major global fund for long-term, high-tech investments.
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The government of Canada’s most populous province, Ontario, announced Friday plans for a fast train service connecting Toronto to Windsor, across the border from Detroit, Michigan.
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Canadians paid 1.6 percent more for goods and services in April than a year earlier, as lower food costs were offset by higher energy prices, the government statistical agency announced on Friday.
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A dramatic last minute winner gave Al Sadd, skippered by Barcelona legend Xavi Hernandez, victory in the Emir Cup final on Friday, Qatar’s biggest domestic cup competition.
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Tommy Ross scorer of the fastest hat-trick in football has died aged 71 the football club whom he managed in the 1990’s Tain St Duthus announced on Friday.
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Lionel Messi will spearhead Argentina’s attack against arch-rivals Brazil next month but there was no place in the squad for Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero.
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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau vowed a “firm” and unwavering defense of Canadian interests in the face of US trade attacks, he said on Friday.
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