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For National Tequila Day, the world's best tequila
And part of the city dates back to the 16th century and is a UNESCO World Heritage site worth exploring on its own merits. For National Tequila Day, however, what matters about San Miguel del Allende is that it's home to the Casa Dragones tasting room.

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The world's first crewless ship will launch next year
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The world's first crewless, automated ship will launch in 2018, reports the Wall Street Journal, and is expected to be fully autonomous by 2020. The Norwegian-built Yara Birkeland will use GPS, radar, cameras, and sensors to navigate itself around ...

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RFU criticised after opting not to renew women's XV contracts after World Cup
The Rugby Football Union (RFU) has confirmed that contracts for women's XVs players will not be renewed after England defend their Women's Rugby World Cup title in Ireland next month. The governing body is prioritising the Sevens programme after the ...
England women's rugby union squad contracts will end after World CupThe Guardian
Women's Rugby World Cup 2017: End of England XVs contracts 'a backwards step'BBC Sport
Niamh Briggs returns as skipper as Ireland name World Cup

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Women's World Cup success moves cricket closer to Olympic return in 2024
The Guardian
The success of the Women's World Cup won by England on Sunday and watched by millions around the globe has propelled cricket closer to a return to the Olympic Games in 2024. The International Cricket Council is determined to capitalise on recent ...
ICC Women's World Cup 2017 in numbers: From Mithali Raj's records to Anya Shrubsole's magical spellFirstpost
Shrubsole six-for snatches World Cup for EnglandESPN
England's World Cup win: The transformation of women's cricketBBC Sport
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A 25-Year-Old Rookie Just Won $8.1 Million in the World Series of Poker
(LAS VEGAS) — A New Jersey man with a degree in accounting is this year's World Series of Poker champion. Scott Blumstein won the series' marquee no-limit Texas Hold 'em main event early Sunday in Las Vegas surrounded by dozens of supporters ...
Behind the dramatic final hand that won the World Series of Poker winner $8.15 millionFor The Win
New Jersey man, 25, wins $8m at poker World SeriesBBC News
New Jersey man wins 2017 World Series of PokerNew York Post
ESPN -Times Colonist
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New York Times

Around the World With Music
New York Times
The U.S. a cappella quintet Pentatonix performing a salute to the Bee Gees in Los Angeles in February. They will be at the Ravinia Festival in Illinois in August. According to their website, they have sold over six million albums in the U.S. and have ...


IMF: The rest of the world is picking up the economic slack as US ...
Despite cutting the economic growth outlook for the U.S. and U.K., the IMF kept its global growth forecast unchanged.
IMF Sees US Fading as Global Growth EngineBloomberg

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Investor confidence and America's status as the world's economic leader are at risk under Trump
The steadiness of the American political system is what has kept the dollar the world's reserve currency throughout the post World War II era and kept the U.S. the most consistent safe haven for global investment. That, in turn, has assured American ...

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World's first floating wind farm emerges off coast of Scotland - BBC ...
BBC News
The world's first full-scale floating wind farm has started to take shape off the north-east coast of Scotland. The revolutionary technology will allow wind power to ...
The world's first floating wind farm could be a game changer for renewable powerQuartz

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Snooty, World's Oldest Captive Manatee, Dies in 'Accident' a Day After Birthday Celebration in Florida
The world's oldest captive manatee died in a tragic accident just one day after his 69th birthday party, the South Florida Museum announced Sunday. An investigation has been launched into the death of Snooty, who was listed in the Guinness World Record ...
Snooty, the world's oldest captive manatee, dies in FloridaCNN
Snooty dead: World's oldest known manatee dies aged 69 in 'heartbreaking accident'The Independent
Snooty, the world's oldest manatee, dies in shocking
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