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Source: BBC

Roger Federer beats Dominic Thiem to keep alive ATP Finals hopes

Wednesday 18:11 GMT

Roger Federer recovered from his first-match nightmare to keep alive his hopes at the ATP Finals with a comfortable victory over Dominic Thiem.

There is even a scenario whereby Federer can lose to Anderson in three sets but go through if Thiem beats Nishikori in two. The meeting between 20-time Grand Slam champion Federer and world number six Anderson is a re-run of this year's Wimbledon quarter-final, where the South African fought back from two sets down to record a famous victory.

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Source: CBS News

Missing American reporter Austin Tice is believed to be alive, says U.S. official

Thursday 21:51 GMT

The U.S. government strongly believes Austin Tice, a Marine-turned-reporter who vanished in Syria in the summer of 2012, is alive and being held captive in the war-torn Middle Eastern country, according to a senior State Department official.

"I want to make it very clear that the United States government believes Austin Tice is alive," U.S. Special Presidential Envoy for Hostage Affairs Robert O'Brien told reporters on Tuesday. "We are deeply concerned about his well-being after six years of captivity."

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Source: The Guradian

'A way of staying alive': how Crack Cloud fought addiction with punk

Saturday 06:59 GMT

Crack Cloud are certainly unconventional: a multimedia collective of musicians, film-makers, artists and designers, made up of recovering addicts and people who work with mental health patients and addicts.

The idea that Eno, a non-musician, could facilitate musicians gave Choy the spark of the idea for Crack Cloud, and the band congregated around people who were “fundamentally about recovery and taking care of your mental health”, rather than making money. Sharar funnelled his intense demeanour into the band’s idea of “creativity with no rules”.


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