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Lionel Messi To Play In United States: Soccer World Reacts

Lionel Messi is reportedly taking his talents to South Beach. According to multiple reports, the Argentina legend will join MLS club Inter Miami in 2023. Messi has also reportedly agreed to acquire 35 percent of Inter Miami. That stake has an estimated worth of over $200 million. Inter Miami was...
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Pope Francis reveals the drink that helps him battle knee pain

Doctors have prescribed a wheelchair, walking stick and physical therapy to help heal Pope Francis’ bad knee but the pontiff has found his own tonic. According to a viral video of the pope at the end of a recent audience, Francis quipped that what he really needs for the pain is a shot of tequila.
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Pope's recipe to heal his painful knee? A shot of tequila

Doctors have prescribed a wheelchair, cane and physical therapy to help heal Pope Francis' bad knee. He has other ideas.According to a viral video of the pope at the end of a recent audience, Francis quipped that what he really needs for the pain is a shot of tequila.Francis was riding in the popemobile in St. Peter’s Square when he stopped near a group of Mexican seminarians from the Legion of Christ who asked him in his native Spanish how his knee was doing. After he replied that it was “capricious,” they told Francis that they admired his ability...
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Buenos Aires Launches International Shoot Rebate

Click here to read the full article. Putting itself on the big shoot radar, the City of Buenos Aires is set to offer Argentina’s first incentive for international shoots, a 20% cash rebate on productions’ expenditure in the Argentine capital. Capped at Pesos 75 million ($600,000) per title, the BA Cash Rebate requires a minimum spend of Pesos 80 million ($680,000) and an at least four-day shoot in Buenos Aires. Whether shooting totally or partially in the city, both co-productions and totally foreign titles are eligible for incentives. Reimbursement must be made via an Argentine co-producer or service company on a totally...
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‘Lost and Found,’ with ‘Money Heist’ Star Alvaro Morte, Scores First Sales (EXCLUSIVE)

Click here to read the full article. “Lost And Found” has closed first sales to Italy (Eagle Pictures), France (KMBO) and Taiwan (Creative Century Entertainment) on thriller “Lost and Found,” starring Álvaro Morte, “Money Heist’s” Professor, and directed by “The Head” helmer Jorge Dorado. The caliber of the distributors – Eagle Pictures is one of Italy’s most muscular mainstream buyers, for instance – and the movie’s high-profile talent package confirm “Lost and Found” as a preeminent title in Spain’s currently most exportable product line: Upscale ambitious thrillers with a social-issue underbelly. Filmax, “Lost and Found’s” sales company, screened a promo at Berlin’s...
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Cameron Norrie through to last eight in Lyon

British men’s number one Cameron Norrie booked his place in the quarter-finals of the Open Parc Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes Lyon with a straight sets victory over Francisco Cerundolo.World number 11 Norrie, the tournament’s top seed, was given a bye into the second round but wasted little time in progressing 6-4 6-4 against Argentina’s Cerundolo.Norrie will next face Sebastian Baez, the seventh seed, who beat Belgian Oscar Otte in three sets.Having reached the final of the ATP 250 event last year, Norrie is focused on further progress.“It is so nice to be here in Lyon. In the park it is pretty relaxed and...
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Santiago Ponzinibbio expects 'great show' vs. Michel Pereira at UFC Fight Night 206

With that introductory statement on the Globo broadcast of “The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil 2,” Santiago Ponzinibbio, the only non-Brazilian on the season, was able to win over the audience and make them forget about the country’s longstanding soccer rivalry with Argentina. Always smiling and speaking Portuguese with a strong Spanish accent, Ponzinibbio went on to be one of the most popular fighters on the season.
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Pope Francis’ answer for his bad knee? Tequila

ROME (AP) — Doctors have prescribed a wheelchair, cane and physical therapy to help heal Pope Francis’ bad knee. He has other ideas. According to a viral video of the pope at the end of a recent audience, Francis quipped that what he really needs for the pain is a shot of tequila.
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17Sigma Managing Partner on Latin America's Startups

2021 was a record year for startup funding in Latin America - but this year is proving much more challenging. Managing Partner Bianca Sassoon discusses the outlook for the early stage investment landscape in LatAm and her new fund. She speaks from the sidelines of the "Bloomberg New Economy Gateway Latin America" meeting on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Australia" with Shery Ahn.
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