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S’pore vulnerable to ‘super malaria’ but rapid spread unlikely, SE Asia News & Top Stories

A “super malaria” parasite is spreading through South-east Asia at an alarming rate and Singapore is unlikely to keep it off its shores. But it is unlikely that there will be a rapid spread here, said Assistant Professor Rajesh Chandramohanadas from the Singapore University of Technology & Design. That is because Singapore, declared malaria-free by the World Health Organisation in ...

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Thunder build contender, Knicks focus on future

CLOSE The New York Knicks have agreed to trade Carmelo Anthony to the Oklahoma City Thunder for Enes Kanter, Doug McDermott and a 2018 second-round pick. USA TODAY Sports New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony looks on during the second half against the Minnesota Timberwolves.(Photo: Jesse Johnson, USA TODAY Sports) Carmelo Anthony’s time in New York ran its course. Actually, ...

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BG Cowboys Saloon ‘closed until further notice’ at Destiny USA

“Closed until further notice” reads a hand-written sign on the door of BG Cowboys Saloon at Destiny USA on Saturday.Samantha House  SYRACUSE, N.Y. — For now, BG Cowboys Saloon at Destiny USA is Syracuse closed. A hand-written sign that read “closed until further notice” hung on the door of the third-floor bar, restaurant and entertainment venue on Saturday afternoon. The ...

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Team USA Melo Finally Gets His Chance in the NBA

One year after losing Kevin Durant to Golden State, Thunder general manager Sam Presti has pulled a rabbit out of a hat by acquiring two star scorers, Carmelo Anthony and Paul George, for a collection of misfits and albatross contracts. On Saturday, Carmelo was traded by New York to Oklahoma City for Enes Kanter, Doug McDermott, and the Bulls’ 2018 ...

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USA 2018 World Cup kit designs leaked?

Good friend of Stars and Stripes FC and sportslogos.net contributor Conrad Burry has come across a supposed template design Nike has chosen for the USA’s World Cup kits in 2018. As reported by him here based of information received from Footy Headlines, the U.S. with don a white kit with tiny “exploding stripes” on the shoulders and sides of the ...

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The Kurdish referendum can trigger serious unrest in the Middle East The Kurdish referendum can trigger serious unrest in the Middle East

As Kurdish Regional Government is likely to hold a non-binding referendum on September 25, Turkey perceives it in violation of Ankara treaty, arguing that it will renew the claim of Turkish state over northern Iraq. Kurdistan Regional Government Masoud Barzani has taken a risky step with his independence bid not only for regional powers but also the Kurds. Barzani attends ...

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Hey, Golden State Warriors, President Trump honors winners, not whiners

FILE — Jun 12, 2017; Oakland, CA, USA; Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) is defended by Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) during the third quarter in game five of the 2017 NBA Finals at Oracle Arena.  (Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports) Editor’s note: This column originally appeared on ToddStarnes.com. The Golden State Warriors may not be visiting the White House ...

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USA confirm 21-man squad that will travel to India

The Stars and Stripes announced their 21-man squad for the FIFA’s showpiece U-17 event in India. The USA U17s Whats the story? USA have confirmed their 21-man squad that will travel to India for the FIFA U-17 World Cup. USA qualified by finishing as runners-up to Mexico in the final of the U-17 CONCACAF Championships. Even though they were defeated ...

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