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Online grocery sales are increasing in the Middle East, and the trend could continue

Online food demand has seen a “fantastic surge” during the Middle East coronavirus pandemic and the trend could continue, a UAE retail manager told CNBC this week. Online orders from supermarket operator Carrefour increased 917% in Saudi Arabia from January to June this year, while the United Arab Emirates and Egypt jumped 257% and 747%, respectively, over the same period. …

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Tracking Tropical Storm Isaias NC: Isaias lashes Florida’s east coast after crossing the Bahamas and has brought Flash Flood Watch and Tropical Storm Warnings to East North Carolina

RALEIGH, NC (WTVD) – Tropical Storm Isaias maintains its strong storm status and is expected to be close to hurricane strength when it reaches the Carolinas in the next 24 hours. The storm is expected to hit North Carolina late Monday evening through early Tuesday with rain, wind and possible flooding. As of 5 a.m., Isaias was about 115 miles …

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The tropical storm of Isaias soaked Puerto Rico, which is expected to intensify into a hurricane with the east coast in sight

The tropical storm of Isaias cut power in Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic on Thursday, causing floods and landslides. The storm is predicted to turn into a hurricane if it moves toward the Bahamas and the east coast of the United States. The storm’s maximum sustained winds of 60 miles an hour caused rivers of water to flow through …

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East Notes: Mets, Rays, Red Sox

By Connor Byrne | July 30, 2020 at the 00:35 CDT Mets Right-handed Marcus Stroman is making progress in his recovery from the left calf tear he suffered last week. Stroman has returned to throw “Full tilt” Bullpen meetings, said manager Luis Rojas (via Deesha Thosar of the New York Daily News). Pitching trainer Jeremy Hefner added that Stroman still …

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Stanley Cup qualifying preview: East Round-Robin

Boston Bruins Season 2019-20: 44-14-12, 0.714 points percent Season: TBL 1-2-1; WSH 1-1-1; PHI 1-0-2 Game breaker Forward Brad Marchand bound St. Louis Blues Center Ryan O’Reilly for the NHL leadership with 23 points (nine goals, 14 assists) in the Stanley Cup Playoffs 2019. His 87 points (29 goals, 58 assists) in 70 games before the interruption of the season …

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Is the AFC East finally ready for a change of guard in 2020?

The last time the New England Patriots failed to win AFC East was in 2008 when quarterback Tom Brady missed the season with a torn ACL. Could the circle be closed with a new AFC East champion after Brady is no longer in the division? The series of patriots with 11 crowns in a row is an NFL record. The …

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Rare anti-Putin protests are gaining momentum in the Far East of Russia

MOSCOW – An improbable protest movement has become the first major challenge for Russian President Vladimir Putin after securing his political future in a controversial vote this month – and this could lead to further problems in the coming days. Citizens of Khabarovsk, a large city near the Russian border with China, have been in arms for days to protest …

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