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Richest 1% Have 42% Of SA's Wealth

The total net wealth of just three billionaires in SA is equivalent to that of the bottom 50% of country’s population, according to Oxfam’s inequality report released on Monday. 435 more words

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Milos Raonic opens Australian Open with 6-3, 6-4, 6-2 win over Germany’s Dustin Brown

MELBOURNE, Australia — Canada’s Milos Raonic and Germany’s Dustin Brown renewed their Grand Slam duel on Tuesday and the result was the same as the last time — a three-set win for Raonic. 121 more words

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Rookie Jujhar Khaira’s first NHL goal lifts Edmonton Oilers over Arizona Coyotes 3-1

EDMONTON – There are games a team hopes to win, games it needs to win, games it should win and games it damn well better win or else the roof will fall in. 793 more words

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Pittsburgh Penguins halt Washington Capitals’ win streak at 9 in wild 8-7 OT victory

PITTSBURGH — The goals kept coming. One after another. A dizzying three periods of shots followed by baffled goaltenders fishing pucks out of the net wondering how things got out of hand so quickly. 756 more words

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Golden State Warriors rout defending champion Cleveland Cavaliers 126-91 in rematch

OAKLAND, Calif. — Stephen Curry and the Golden State Warriors certainly looked ready to trade some more blows with LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers come June. 763 more words

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Former astronaut Gene Cernan, the last person to walk on the moon, dead at 82

HOUSTON — Former astronaut Gene Cernan, who as the last person to walk on the moon returned to Earth with a message of “peace and hope for all mankind,” died on Monday, his family said. 1,455 more words

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Why Russia — a country with less money than Canada and fewer people than Nigeria — runs the world now

Russia makes less money per year than Canada. For 2016, its $1.3 trillion GDP was roughly on par with Australia, a country with one-sixth the population and less than half the square footage. 1,215 more words

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