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Source: The Guradian

The Cubs are no longer lovable losers - but has the team lost its soul?

Thursday 15:26 GMT

To top it off, the team’s proposed TV network, set to debut in 2020, will pair them with controversial conservative-leaning Sinclair Broadcasting, meaning that Cubs fans will no longer be able to “catch it all on WGN,” as the line in Steve Goodman’s 1984 team victory anthem “Go Cubs Go” says.

In August 2009, after two-and-a-half years of trying, the Tribune Company finally sold the Chicago Cubs to the Ricketts family.

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Source: Common Domain

Washington moves closer to delivering protections for banks that work with the pot industry

Thursday 16:20 GMT

Now Washington finally could be getting closer to delivering protections for the banks and credit unions that work with the booming marijuana industry.

A bipartisan group of House members is aiming to introduce a bill in the new session that would — as a draft version of the measure puts its — “create protections for depository institutions that provide financial services to cannabis-related legitimate businesses.”

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Source: DW

Building bridges: How sport is bringing North and South Korea closer together

Friday 12:41 GMT

You have shown that sport can build bridges," Thomas Bach told the athletes of North and South Korea at the Winter Olympics closing ceremony in Pyeongchang last February.

On Friday, representatives of North and South Korea are to brief the IOC president on plans for their joint bid to host the 2032 Olympics. The ice between the two Korean states is slowly melting – thanks to sport.

“Four hostile newspapers are more to be feared than a thousand bayonets...” ― Napoléon Bonaparte