London’s National Gallery prevails in ‘stolen’ Matisse lawsuit: New York judge

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The National Gallery in London on Thursday won the dismissal of a lawsuit in which three grandchildren of a muse of the artist Henri Matisse sought to recover a painting they said was stolen shortly after World War Two. Reuters: Arts

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Entertainment & Arts

William G Stewart, 15 to 1 host, dies aged 84

The former Butlins redcoat originally wanted Jonathan Ross to present the cult Channel 4 show. BBC News – Entertainment & Arts

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Study: Football causes brain damage

A new study of deceased NFL players’ brains found CTE damage in 110 out of 111. Concussion expert Dr. Chris Nowinski on the dangers of football. – RSS Channel

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Trump ‘deeply concerned’ about Iran nuclear deal: Pence

Vice President Mike Pence said on ‘CBS This Morning’ that President Trump was ‘deeply concerned’ about the Iran nuclear deal and the president would be making his decision known ‘at the right time’. He added that Trump ‘desires a peaceful resolution’ with North Korea, but that would happen when the …

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Avril Lavigne, Bruno Mars named ‘most dangerous’ in online searches

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Pop singers Avril Lavigne and Bruno Mars topped a list of celebrities on Tuesday ranked the most dangerous to search for online because of results that could expose fans to malicious websites. Reuters: People News

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Belarus at ‘war’ with imaginary country of Veyshnoria

Nation of Veyshnoria invented for military drills catches the imagination of locals. BBC News – Also in the News

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Anna Nordqvist: ‘My grandfather inspired my golf major triumph’

Torrential rain pelted the players and hail formed in puddles on the greens, but Anna Nordqvist clung to the advice of her late grandather and refused to give up as she clinched the 2017 Evian Championship. – RSS Channel – Sport – Golf

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Breakingviews TV: SEC’s cyber failure

Sept 21 – Antony Currie and Gina Chon explain how the way the financial watchdog belatedly admitted it had been hacked sets a bad example for the public companies it oversees. Reuters Video: Latest Videos US

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Magritte exhibit opens in Brussels 50 years after his death

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – An exhibition opened at Brussels’ Atomium building on Thursday to honor twin anniversaries of two Belgian icons — the Atomium itself, which turns 60 next year, and Surrealist… Reuters: Lifestyle

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Age of May, Corbyn, Cable, Churchill, Merkel and Putin

The average age of the three biggest UK-wide party leaders now 67. BBC News – Politics

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