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  1. A freight train of BNSF Railway Company is pictured in Ciudad Juarez

    BNSF Railway appoints Kathryn Farmer as new CEO

    BNSF Railway, one of the largest railroad operators in North America and owned by Berkshire Hathaway Inc , said on Monday it appointed Kathryn ...
  2. FILE PHOTO: 71st Primetime Emmy Awards - Arrivals – Los Angeles, California, U.S., September 22, 20

    Not so white Emmys: a blip, or real progress on diversity?

    From "Insecure"s 20-something women to the Muslim-American star of "Ramy," Sunday's Emmy line-up is an unprecedented showcase for people of color.
  3. San Francisco played host to the Rugby World Cup 7s in 2018; US officials are exploring a bid for

    US group to study possible bid for Rugby World Cup

    A collection of US rugby stakeholders will study the capabilities of staging a Rugby World Cup in the United States, with USA Rugby planning a ...
  4. Justin Thomas tees off on the 11th hole during the first round

    Golf: Thomas named PGA of America's player of the year

    Justin Thomas added a further accolade to a stellar campaign when he was named the PGA of America Player of the Year on Tuesday, while Webb ...
  5. FILE PHOTO: The cast of the NBC series "Brooklyn Nine-Nine" pose for photographers at the

    US networks struggle to fill fall TV slots after coronavirus shutdowns

    Reality shows, re-runs and revivals make up most of the television menu this fall as America's top four broadcasters grapple to fill holes in ...
  6. FILE PHOTO: Former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden accepts the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination

    Biden says COVID-19 crisis, unrest symptoms of 'Donald Trump's America'

    Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden on Thursday laid blame on Republican President Donald Trump for the way the coronavirus pandemic and ...
  7. FILE PHOTO: A sign is seen outside a Dollar General store in Chicago

    US dollar chains report profit surge as downturn makes shoppers thrifty

    America's biggest dollar store chains reported better-than-expected quarterly profit on Thursday, as cash-strapped consumers sought lower priced ...
  8. Melbourne Mustangs ice hockey players Damien Bright (left) and Steve Belic with head coach Maxime

    Pride games reduce homophobic slurs at sports clubs: Study

    Pride games have a positive effect in stemming homophobic slurs among teams taking part, says a new study published Wednesday, but they fail to ...
  9. Workers check tents  at a safari camp during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Pilanes

    From Africa to America, businesses and insurers face survival showdowns

    Wynand du Toit's safari camp in South Africa's Pilanesberg National Park lies abandoned, its tents ripped open by baboons and its survival in the ...
  10. FILE PHOTO: British Olympic sailor Ainslie, listens during a news conference to announce the launch

    Sailing: Ainslie expects tough challenges in lead-up to America's Cup

    Britain's Ben Ainslie has described Team New Zealand (TNZ) as the "All Blacks of the sailing world" in a nod to their dominant rugby team, as he ...