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HBO Games of Thrones Games of Thrones series scraps spinoff Dragon

HBO orders new ‘Game of Thrones’ series as it scraps another

10 October, 2019 8:37 am 8:37 am

BURBANK, Calif. (Reuters) – HBO ordered 10 episodes of a “Game of Thrones” spinoff called “House of the Dragon,” the network said on Tuesday, shortly after reports emerged that the premium cable channel had nixed another series set in the world created by author George R.R. Martin. “House of the Dragon” will take place 300 … Read More


China-US-Tariff-war

China scraps tariffs on 16 US imports ahead of trade talks

09 September, 2019 2:40 am 2:40 am

BEIJING – China has released a list of 16 US imports that will be exempted from tariffs in the ongoing trade war between the world’s two largest economies. They include anti-cancer drugs and animal feed. But with more than 5,000 products on it, the list of goods that are still subject to extra taxes is … Read More


Serena, scraps, through, unexpected, dogfight, second, round

Serena scraps through unexpected dogfight to reach second round

07 July, 2019 11:59 pm 11:59 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – Serena Williams began her first-round clash at Wimbledon in complete comfort, but ended it screaming in delight as she finally suppressed Giulia Gatto-Monticone having been dragged into an unlikely dogfight by the world number 161. The Italian qualifier, who was making only her second Grand Slam appearance at the age of 31 … Read More