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Third Irish Olympic Council chief wanted by police in Brazil over the illegal sale of Rio 2016 tickets 

A third Irishman is wanted in connection with the Rio ticket scandal  Police want to arrest the sports director of the Olympic Council of Ireland   Martin Burke could be extradited to Brazil where he could face charges He would join OCI’s chief Patrick Hickey and THG executive Kevin Mallon By Simon Holmes For Mailonline Published: 09:03 EST, 9 September 2016 | Updated: 10:19 ...

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Texas Tech upsets third ranked team in row, fans go nuts

Brad Tollefson/AP Texas Tech fans celebrate on the court after Texas Tech defeated Oklahoma 65-63 Wednesday night. LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Toddrick Gotcher admitted he might have traveled after one of his Texas Tech teammates got him the rebound off Oklahoma’s last shot in the Red Raiders’ 65-63 victory over the third-ranked Sooners on Wednesday night. “I think I picked ...

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Retail Sales Unexpectedly Drop for Third Straight Month

Filed under: Retail, Shopping, Economic Indicators, GDP, This Built America Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg via Getty Images By Lucia Mutikani WASHINGTON — U.S. retail sales unexpectedly fell for a third straight month in February as harsh weather kept consumers from auto showrooms and shopping malls, tempering the outlook for first-quarter growth and a June interest rate increase. Even accounting for the snowy ...

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HTC reports slim profit for third consecutive quarter

HTC is looking beyond smartphones to grow its business as the company reports slim profit margins in its latest quarterly earnings. The Taiwanese firm announced profits of $ 15.9 million from revenues of $ 1.5 billion in the quarter ending December 31st 2014, with CEO Peter Chou describing it as a “solid platform” on which to continue building a new range ...

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Third Icebreaker Fails To Reach Stranded Ship In Antarctic

i i hide captionNowhere to go: A view from the MV Akademik Shokalskiy, which is trapped in thick Antarctic ice 1,500 nautical miles south of Hobart, Australia. Andrew Peacock/Australasian Antarctic Expedition/Footloose Fotography/AP Nowhere to go: A view from the MV Akademik Shokalskiy, which is trapped in thick Antarctic ice 1,500 nautical miles south of Hobart, Australia. Andrew Peacock/Australasian Antarctic Expedition/Footloose ...

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