The contenders to be named the next two Immortals

Tests: 13 (Kangaroos) Burge played a game of first grade rugby union aged just 14, a record that still stands for either code. He would switch to league in 1911 to play for Glebe aged 16 and was genuinely considered for the upcoming Kangaroos tour of the UK. A try-scoring forward with the speed of a back, Burge scored 146 tries from 154 first grade games, including eight in one club match in 1920. Records still stand: Dave Brown is

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These modeling agencies don’t hire real people

Brenn’s first Instagram post shows her staring into the camera with light eyes that look just a bit too far apart. Her dark skin glows, her pursed lips glisten, and she wears her short, curly hair tousled just so. Thumb through her feed and you’ll see her modeling a strappy black bikini. She’s got a pensive black and white portrait, too. It’s all perfectly lit and expertly edited. A casual glance might leave you thinking Brenn is just another model

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CBS board to select counsel for investigation

Erin Jensen USA TODAY Published 1:24 p.m. UTC Jul 31, 2018 The CBS Board of Directors announced Monday it is “in the process of selecting outside counsel to conduct an independent investigation” of CEO Les Moonves following a New Yorker report in which six women accused Moonves of sexual harassment.   “No other action was taken on this matter at today’s board meeting,” a press release stated. Additionally, the board announced it would postpone CBS’ annual meeting of stockholders previously scheduled

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Industrials boost Wall Street on renewed trade hopes

(Reuters) – U.S. stocks rose on Tuesday, led by industrial companies, after a report that the U.S. and China were trying to resume negotiations to defuse a trade war between world’s two largest economies. Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange shortly after the opening bell in New York, U.S., July 27, 2018. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson Representatives of U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and Chinese Vice Premier Liu He are having private conversations as they look for

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US stocks start higher as industrial companies climb

NEW YORK (AP) – U.S. stocks are rising Tuesday morning after a three-day losing streak. Industrial companies are making some of the largest gains, and companies including Ralph Lauren and Charter Communications are climbing following strong second-quarter reports. The Commerce Department said consumer spending kept growing in June and a key measurement of inflation stayed near the Federal Reserve’s target of 2 percent. KEEPING SCORE: The S&P; 500 index rose 9 points, or 0.3 percent, to 2,811 as of 10

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Double amputee summits Manitou Incline, Pikes Peaks on hands to find inner strength — The Know

Mandy Horvath, center, gets hugs from her mother and father, Lisa and Clay Horvath, after climbing Pikes Peak on Wednesday, June 13 in Colorado Springs. Mandy, who had her legs amputated after a train accident, started the climb Sunday afternoon. (Jerilee Bennett, The Gazette via AP) Four years after her life was torn apart, Mandy Horvath found peace above the clouds. Since she set out on a June evening four days before, Horvath had fought the wicked terrain and poor

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Releases ‘Love Song of the Year’ – ‘Holla Holla’

New Music is a division of New Media Communication 05/Apr/2017 Mumbai, India: As the world transforms through a digital-age, people, relationships and cultures are fast-blending across geographies. In one of its kind, soothing love and music song, embracing global friendship, feelings, touch and romance, New Music releases its maiden ‘Love song of the Year’ – ‘Holla Holla’. Holla Holla Listen to the ‘Love Song of the Year’ here – https://youtu.be/YxV1G67Z7zM Debut singer, artist Badi Melo feat. Myster, produced by New

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Theories as to Why You Refused This Drawing I Made of an Expertly Shaded Cube

It’s too good. It makes you think, Oh, here I am, in the daily grind, the rat race, when I could have been just luging through people’s expectations by drawing an expertly shaded cube where you can tell exactly where the light is coming from. You don’t want to get intimate with the fact that it’s so good and that I’m showing it to you right now. You don’t want to get nasty about how I’m standing here demanding that

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Turkish court rejects U.S. pastor’s appeal for house arrest to be lifted: TRT Haber

ISTANBUL (Reuters) – A Turkish court has rejected an appeal for U.S. Christian pastor Andrew Brunson to be released from house arrest during his trial on terrorism charges, state broadcaster TRT Haber said on Tuesday. FILE PHOTO: U.S. pastor Andrew Brunson reacts as he arrives at his home after being released from the prison in Izmir, Turkey July 25, 2018. Demiroren News Agency, DHA via REUTERS Relations between Turkey and the United States have spiraled into a full-blown crisis over

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British Gas owner hints bills could rise for second time this year | Business

Centrica, the owner of British Gas, has hinted that bills could go up for a second time this year, after reporting a 20% drop in profits at its consumer arm and more customer account losses. British Gas, the UK’s biggest energy supplier, lost 341,000 customer accounts in the UK in the first half of the year, although the rate of losses slowed. Operating profit at the business fell to £430m. Centrica said it was keeping its tariffs under review, noting

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