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Source: New York Times

At the U.S. Open, Ball Boys and Girls Now Must Roll, Not Throw

Saturday 13:38 GMT

Ball girls, ball boys, ball men and ball women at the United States Open will have a very different job, starting with this summer’s tournament.

They now must roll balls on the ground rather than exchange them in the air around the court because, in simplest terms, too many just cannot throw the ball overhand well enough. Throwing — not even catching — is the toughest part of the job to master, tournament officials said, the one skill that has eliminated the most candidates who were otherwise qualified.

Source: The Guradian

Syrian barrel bomb attack on rebels jeopardises US-Russia deal

Today 02:26 GMT

Syrian army helicopters have dropped barrel bombs on opposition areas of the country’s south-west for the first time in a year, reports said, in defiance of American demands that president Bashar al-Assad halt the assault.

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a war monitor based in Britain, said Syrian government helicopters had dropped more than 12 barrel bombs on the area, causing damage, but no reported deaths.

Source: Global News

Democratic Senate candidate describes D.C. as ‘dumpster fire’ in new campaign ad

Saturday 13:37 GMT

Republican-turned-Democrat Richard Painter, released the video on Sunday as part of his campaign in Minnesota’s Democratic primary senate race.

A chief White House ethics lawyer for former president George W. Bush has released a new campaign advertisement that likens Washington, D.C.’s current political climate to a dumpster fire. Republican-turned-Democrat Richard Painter, released the video on Sunday as part of his campaign in Minnesota’s Democratic primary senate race.

Source: Common Domain

Trump-Backed Candidate Arrington, Who Beat Sanford, Is Seriously Hurt in Car Accident

Today 02:27 GMT

Katie Arrington, a candidate for Congress in South Carolina who earlier this month defeated Rep. Mark Sanford in the state’s Republican primary, was seriously injured in a car accident on Friday night, according to posts on her social media account.

VOTE Katie!”. On Saturday morning, Mr. Trump wrote on Twitter, “My thoughts and prayers are with Representative Katie Arrington of South Carolina, including all of those involved in last nights car accident, and their families.”

Source: DW

Turkey detains suspected members of Islamic State over election attack plot

Saturday 07:02 GMT

Some 14 suspected members of the "Islamic State" were detained and large amount of material were seized in the operation, according to Turkey's state-run Anadolu news agency.

Authorities in Ankara have detained a group of foreign nationals who they say had planned an attack on this weekend's Turkish elections. Erdogan aims to extend his 15-year rule and assume sweeping new powers.

Source: Global News

Using ibuprofen, other common painkillers around time of conception linked to miscarriage risk

Saturday 13:37 GMT

Researchers compared newly pregnant women who used NSAIDs around the time of conception or early in their pregnancy to those who used acetaminophen or no painkillers, and found using NSAIDs around conception carried a more than four-fold higher risk of early miscarriage.

Using non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) around the time of conception significantly increases the risk of miscarriage in the first eight weeks of pregnancy, a study suggests.

Source: Washington Post

Nearly three dozen children fell ill at a Florida summer camp, and no one knows why

Saturday 13:38 GMT

Nearly three dozen children and three adults at a summer camp in central Florida were rushed to hospitals Thursday after they mysteriously became ill, authorities said.

Highlands County Public Safety Director Marc Bashoor said that 33 children and three parent chaperons at 4-H Camp Cloverleaf in Lake Placid became nauseated and started vomiting; some of those sickened, Bashoor said, also experienced headaches and fevers.

Source: New York Times

Matt Murphy, Master of Blues Guitar, Is Dead at 88

Tuesday 22:48 GMT
Source: Common Domain

Mexico Criticizes U.S. Over Policy Removing Immigrant Children From Parents

Wednesday 18:15 GMT
Source: Reuters

In Mexico, Trump's child separations trigger wrenching decisions

Thursday 05:16 GMT
Source: Fox News

4 common mistakes in retirement planning

Friday 06:09 GMT
Source: CBS News

China blocks talk of John Oliver for taunting leader Xi Jinping

Friday 11:51 GMT
Source: CBS News

Johnny Depp: "I was as low as I believe I could have gotten" after money and marital problems

Thursday 21:55 GMT
Source: CBS News

This "Hot Dog Water" sells for $37.99 a bottle

Thursday 21:55 GMT
Source: Washington Post

Nearly three dozen children fell ill at a Florida summer camp, and no one knows why

Saturday 13:38 GMT
Source: Global News

Using ibuprofen, other common painkillers around time of conception linked to miscarriage risk

Saturday 13:37 GMT
Source: DW

Turkey detains suspected members of Islamic State over election attack plot

Saturday 07:02 GMT
Source: Common Domain

Trump-Backed Candidate Arrington, Who Beat Sanford, Is Seriously Hurt in Car Accident

Today 02:27 GMT
Source: Global News

Democratic Senate candidate describes D.C. as ‘dumpster fire’ in new campaign ad

Saturday 13:37 GMT
Source: The Guradian

Syrian barrel bomb attack on rebels jeopardises US-Russia deal

Today 02:26 GMT
Source: New York Times

At the U.S. Open, Ball Boys and Girls Now Must Roll, Not Throw

Saturday 13:38 GMT

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