Thailand’s roving dog groomer back in business

CHONBURI, Thailand (Reuters) – Volunteer pet groomer Kriengkai Thatwakorn is thrilled to be back helping out stray dogs in Thailand, some in urgent need of a shearing after waiting three sweltering months for a trim. A domestic travel ban to contain the novel coronavirus was lifted recently following Thailand’s success in keeping infections under control,…

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Slovenia wins its first Michelin stars

LJUBLJANA (Reuters) – Slovenian restaurants received the country’s first ever Michelin stars on Tuesday with Hisa Franko getting two out of the maximum possible three stars and five other restaurants one each. “Finally we have confirmation that Slovenia is a good gastronomic destination … It comes at the right time because times are not easy…

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Las Vegas will host 2021 Pro Bowl

The 2021 Pro Bowl will be held at the new Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas next January, the NFL announced Tuesday. The Pro Bowl has been held the past four years at Camping World Stadium in Orlando, Fla. It will be hosted by the Las Vegas Raiders on Jan. 31, 2021. “We look forward to…

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Trudeau: Canada ‘open’ to hosting NHL restart

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Tuesday the country is “open” to and “comfortable” with the possibility of one of its cities serving as a hub for the NHL’s restart later this summer, despite current travel restrictions in place. Edmonton, Toronto and Vancouver are among 10 cities being considered by the NHL, which will choose…

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LPGA to restart July 31 in Toledo

(Reuters) – The LPGA Tour, the elite women’s professional golf circuit, will return from its COVID-19 shutdown with two tournaments in Ohio, starting with the new Drive On Championship three-day event from July 31 to Aug. 2, officials said on Tuesday. The Drive On Championship at the Inverness Club in Toledo will be played without…

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