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  • Chile joins Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay in World Cup bid

    Chile joined three neighbouring South American countries in a bid to host the 2030 soccer World Cup, according to a joint statement from their governments released on Thursday.

  • Why opposing Trump's World Bank president pick might just work

    The power dynamics in the World Bank have changed dramatically.

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  • American Mikaela Shiffrin clinches World Cup season slalom title

    STOCKHOLM - Mikaela Shiffrin wrapped up the season-long slalom World Cup title Tuesday, three days after winning her record fourth straight world title in the discipline. And she matched yet another record in the process. Shiffrin won a parallel city event, defeating Christina Geiger of Germany in both runs to win the final by 0.27 of a second. The victory gave the American two-time overall champion an insurmountable 203-point lead in the season standings with two races remaining. Her closest...