Bellator 248, Bellator Paris results, video: Michael Page wins workmanlike decision, Timothy Johnson outpoints Cheick Kongo

Heavyweight Timothy Johnson didn’t entirely avoid Cheick Kongo’s heavy hands, but he survived the ones he caught and won key exchanges to avenge a knockout loss in the headliner of Bellator Paris. In a fight slowed by extended sessions of clinching against the cage, Johnson won the early takedown fight and landed punishing ground and […]

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U.S. sanctions turn up heat but Huawei serving European 5G clients, executive says

ZURICH – Chinese telecom giant Huawei is finding it harder to counter U.S. sanctions designed to choke off its access to semiconductors but can continue to serve European 5G network clients, a senior European executive told an Austrian newspaper. The world’s biggest maker of mobile telecommunications equipment and smartphones was still “looking for a solution” […]

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YouTuber and beauty mogul Jeffree Star accused of sexual misconduct, new report alleges

Jeffree Star, one of YouTube’s most prominent figures and the owner of a multimillion-dollar cosmetics company, is being accused of sexual misconduct and other bouts of physical violence, according to a new report from Insider. Insider spoke to four people who said Star “groped men around him without consent” and five people who said they […]

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Portland protesters tear down statues of Abraham Lincoln, Theodore Roosevelt

Protesters in Portland, Oregon, pulled down statues of former Presidents Abraham Lincoln and Theodore Roosevelt and broke windows late Sunday amid a demonstration on what organizers called an “Indigenous Day of Rage,” NBC local affiliate KGW reported. Monday is the federal holiday Columbus Day, which some cities and states have renamed Indigenous Peoples’ Day. Earlier […]

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Analysis: Ant Group’s $35 billion IPO unlikely to be hurt by possible U.S. curbs

HONG KONG – Ant Group’s $35 billion initial public offering (IPO) is unlikely to suffer from any U.S. restrictions on the Chinese financial technology giant due to its very limited overseas presence, potential investors and analysts said. Trump administration officials are considering curbs on Ant, an affiliate of Chinese e-commerce firm Alibaba BABA.N, and Tencent […]

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