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Meghan Duggan, United States women’s hockey team captain, announces retirement

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United States women’s hockey star Meghan Duggan announced her retirement Tuesday in an essay that was published on ESPN. Duggan, 33, was the captain of the United States squad that won a gold medal at the 2018 Olympics — the country’s first gold medal in two decades. The Wisconsin graduate is the only man or woman to captain both a gold-medal winning Olympic hockey team and an NCAA championship team.

“Hockey literally changed my life,” Duggan wrote. “I put on a pair of skates as a toddler and grew up through the sport. It’s been one of the greatest privileges of my life to play for Team USA. While being an athlete will always be part of my identity, I am ready for the next chapter.”

Duggan was a star on the ice. She debuted with the national team in 2007at 19, when she was a freshman at

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Tesla cuts prices of Model S by $3,000 in United States, China

  • Tesla cut the price of its Model S sedan on Tuesday by $3,000 or about 4%.
  • Earlier this month, the company announced record delivery numbers during the second quarter. 
  • CEO Elon Musk told workers they’re on track to deliver 500,000 cars to customers this year, a potential record, but a number doubted by some analysts.  
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Tesla on Tuesday cut the price of two Model S sedan options by 4% in the United States, days after the electric-car maker reported record quarterly deliveries.

The company, which is expected to report third-quarter results on Oct. 21, cut the price of the “long range” model to $71,990 from $74,990 in the US, and the “performance” to $91,990 from $94,990.

It also trimmed the starting price of the Model S by 3% in China. Earlier this month, Tesla cut the starting price of its Chinese-made Model 3

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United States women’s hockey captain Meghan Duggan retiring

Meghan Duggan, captain of the U.S. women’s hockey team that won Olympic gold in 2018, is retiring.

Duggan, who had a 14-year stint with the national team, announced her retirement in an essay published Tuesday by ESPN.

“Hockey literally changed my life,” Duggan wrote. “I put on a pair of skates as a toddler and grew up through the sport. It’s been one of the greatest privileges of my life to play for Team USA. While being an athlete will always be part of my identity, I am ready for the next chapter.”

Duggan, 33, played in 137 games for the U.S. women’s national team, scoring 40 goals and 35 assists. She won seven gold medals at the IIHF world championships and was part of three Olympic teams — winning silver in 2010 and 2014 and taking home gold in 2018 — the American women’s first Olympic gold in 20

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Tesla cuts prices of Model S in United States, China

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Oct 13 (Reuters)Tesla Inc TSLA.O said on Tuesday it cut the price of its Model S “Long Range” sedan by 4% in the United States, days after the electric-car maker reported record quarterly deliveries.

The company, which is expected to report third-quarter results on Oct. 21, cut the price to $71,990 from $74,990 in the United States. It also trimmed the starting price of the Model S by 3% in China. (https://bit.ly/34PqCew)

Earlier this month, Tesla cut the starting price of its Chinese-made Model 3 sedans by about 8% to 249,900 yuan ($36,805).

The world’s largest carmaker has been trimming prices on various models in its lineup at the same time legacy automakers are trying to make inroads in the electric vehicle market by launching their own electric cars.

Tesla said it delivered 139,300 vehicles in the third quarter, an all-time record,

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Tesla cuts prices of Model S variant in United States, China



a police car parked in a parking lot: Tesla's primary vehicle factory reopens in Fremont


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Tesla’s primary vehicle factory reopens in Fremont


(Reuters) – Tesla Inc said on Tuesday it has cut the price of its Model S “Long Range” sedan by 4% in the United States, days after the electric-car maker reported record quarterly deliveries.

The company, which is expected to report third-quarter results on Oct. 21, cut the price to $71,990 from $74,990 in the United States. It also trimmed the starting price of Model S by 3% in China. (https://bit.ly/34PqCew)

Earlier this month, the carmaker cut the starting price of its Chinese-made Model 3 sedans by about 8% to 249,900 yuan ($36,805).

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Women’s Super League: West Ham United 0-1 Reading: Lauren Bruton scores winner for visitors

Reading registered their second Women’s Super League win of the season as a goal by Lauren Bruton proved enough to beat West Ham at Dagenham.

Burton forced the ball home from Natasha Harding’s cross after Reading had lost Fara Williams to injury.

West Ham went close to an equaliser after the break when Adriana Leon’s effort was tipped onto the post.

Keeper Grace Moloney excelled again by saving Kenza Dali’s penalty after she was adjudged to have fouled Leon.

The home side brought in Kate Longhurst and Emily van Egmond after a 9-1 home defeat by Arsenal in their most recent game on 12 September.

And they made a bright start with Maz Pacheco, Leon and Longhurst all trying their luck in the early exchanges.

But Danielle Carter went close in reply and, after Williams went off to be replaced by Brooke Chaplen, they took the lead when Bruton scored

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Women’s rights are faltering, United Nations says

United Nations — The U.N. on Thursday commemorated 25 years since a world declaration was agreed to in Beijing to advance women’s rights. But progress is faltering, the U.N. says.

“Due to the pandemic, it is estimated that in 2021, 47 million women and girls will be pushed into extreme poverty, bringing the total to 435 million,” the U.N. said in a report adding, “By 2021, for every 100 men aged 25 to 34 living in extreme poverty, there will be 118 women — a gap that is expected to increase to 121 women per 100 men by 2030.”

So, what went wrong? Why are women’s rights not where they were committed to a quarter of a century ago?

France U.N. Ambassador Nicolas de Riviere told reporters on Wednesday: “On women’s rights, the concern is backsliding. When you stop moving forward, you go backward. There is no standstill.”

“Women

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The 6 Most Beautiful Spots In The Western United States

A beauty salon has develop into an virtually iconic image in Western culture. By one estimate, American girls spend almost $7 billion dollars a year on merchandise used within the pursuit of beauty. It’s mentioned that the women with the whitest pores and skin have been essentially the most favoured and consequently the most desired. As licensed aestheticians, salons are able to provide you with a variety of data to enhance your hair, scalp and overall physique situations associated to non-public care.

In keeping with my students (a blended group of boys and girls) they are the present commonplace which Chinese teenage girls aspire to and which Chinese language ladies envy. A few times weekly you must treat your skin with an exfoliant or pure peel to take away lifeless pores and skin cells and to deep cleanse your pores and skin as part of you skin care routine.

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