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Tennis: Returning Djokovic still managing elbow injury

Jan 13 (Reuters) - Former world number one Novak Djokovic admits his elbow is not yet 100 percent as the Serb prepares to return from six months out at the Australian Open.


Suncor says oil sands base plant returning to operations after power outage

* Suncor Energy experienced process upset at oil sands base plant in northern Alberta due to temporary power loss - company spokeswoman


Iraq returning displaced civilians from camps to unsafe areas

AMRIYAT AL-FALLUJA, Iraq (Reuters) - Iraqi security forces are forcibly returning civilians from refugee camps to unsafe areas in the predominantly Sunni Anbar province, exposing them to death from booby-traps or acts of vigilantism, refugees and aid workers say.


A Cuban Island That Has Played Both Paradise and Prison

The Isle of Youth — which has been both a Communist Utopian getaway and home to a brutal prison that housed Castro for a time — is a world apart, even by Cuban standards.


Tennis: Fitness comes first for returning Murray, Djokovic

(Reuters) - Former world number ones Andy Murray and Novak Djokovic are relishing their return to competition after serious injuries cut their last campaigns short, but the overriding aim for both players in the New Year is to stay fit and healthy.

After investigation, New York Times reporter returning, but not to White House beat

Labor and Jobs

Op-Ed Columnist: The Workers Paradise

How Republicans can take care of their own.


False paradise? EU is no haven of Net neutrality, say critics

LISBON/MILAN (Reuters) - America's decision to scrap rules designed to ensure a free and open internet leaves the European Union as the biggest market where Net neutrality still prevails -- but critics say the EU is not a level playing field.

What we learned from 'The Bachelor' special

ABC is getting us ready for a new season of "The Bachelor."

Travel and Vacations

In Haiti, Tracing a Paradise Lost

The U.N. says the country is now stable, and tourism is growing. But the former vacation paradise still has a faded beauty.


Unilever sees personal care business returning to higher growth "soon"

LONDON, Nov 29 (Reuters) - Anglo-Dutch consumer goods maker Unilever expects its personal care business to return to growth above 4 percent soon, having slowed down recently.

Computers and the Internet

State of the Art: Twitter, It’s Time to End Your Anything-Goes Paradise

Twitter should scrap a founding principle — everyone gains equal footing and any behavior is tolerated — and create a new system that rewards positive contributions.


Helping the poor is a 'Passport to Paradise,' Pope says

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - Pope Francis welcomed the poor, homeless and unemployed as guests of honor for a Mass and gourmet meal in the Vatican on Sunday, saying that helping the needy was one way of obtaining a "passport to paradise".


Federer expects great things from returning trio

LONDON (Reuters) - Roger Federer expects great things from the likes of Novak Djokovic, Stan Wawrinka and Andy Murray when they return from long injury layoffs at the start of next season.

Basketball (College)

U.C.L.A. Players Returning Home After Trump Asks Xi for Help

The American president had appealed to his Chinese counterpart in the case of the three members of a university basketball team accused of shoplifting.

Tax Shelters

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Paradise Papers Show How Misguided the G.O.P. Is on Taxes

We don’t need to make it easier for companies to bilk us.

Jennifer Aniston returning to TV

Jennifer Aniston is coming back to television, nearly 14 years after the actress wrapped up her star-launching role on NBC's "Friends."


The Paradise Papers: Endowments Boom as Colleges Bury Earnings Overseas

American universities are using offshore strategies to swell their coffers, skirt taxes and obscure investments that could spark campus protests.


LVMH boss Arnault says assets referred to in "Paradise Papers" known to tax bodies

PARIS (Reuters) - Bernard Arnault, France's richest billionaire and the head of luxury goods group LVMH , said on Wednesday that assets referred to by Le Monde newspaper, in the "Paradise Papers" leaks tracking tax affairs, were known to tax authorities.

Europe Edition: Paradise Papers, Tariq Ramadan, Twitter: Your Wednesday Briefing

Here’s what you need to know to start your day.


UPDATE 1-Dutch tax breaks under fire after "Paradise Papers" leaks

AMSTERDAM, Nov 7 (Reuters) - Dutch tax breaks to large international companies came under renewed fire on Tuesday after newly leaked documents revealed errors in the drafting of a tax ruling for U.S. consumer goods giant Procter & Gamble.

Tax Shelters

The Paradise Papers: How Business Titans, Pop Stars and Royals Hide Their Wealth

Records from an offshore hideaway show how an American billionaire grew one of the world’s largest trusts and another owned part of a company accused of exploiting the poor.

Tax Shelters

Op-Ed Contributor: The Paradise Papers Hacking and the Consequences of Privacy

In the world of offshore finance, confidentiality long ago became a corrosive secrecy.


EU to discuss tax havens blacklist after 'Paradise Papers' leaks

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European Union states will on Tuesday bring forward a discussion on plans for a tax havens' blacklists after newly leaked documents revealed investments by wealthy individuals and institutions around the globe, officials said.

Tax Shelters

The Paradise Papers: After a Tax Crackdown, Apple Found a New Shelter for Its Profits

The tech giant has found a tax haven in the island of Jersey, leaving billions of dollars untouched by the United States, leaked documents reveal.

Airlines and Airplanes

The Paradise Papers: From Utah, Secretive Help for a Russian Oligarch and His Jet

Records leaked from an offshore law firm show how the wealthy elite sidestep prohibitions on foreigners registering private planes in the United States.


India orders investigation after Paradise Papers leak

NEW DELHI, Nov 6 (Reuters) - India on Monday formed a panel of government officials to investigate cases that figure in the so-called Paradise Papers, a trove of leaked documents about offshore investments of wealthy individuals and institutions.

Texas Shooting, Paradise Papers, Shalane Flanagan: Your Monday Briefing

Here’s what you need to know to start your day.

Trump to Kim: Returning abductees would be 'something very special'

US President Donald Trump hinted at the possibility of a diplomatic breakthrough with North Korea, were the country to release a number of Japanese citizens abducted by the regime more than two decades ago.

Asia and Australia Edition: Japan, North Korea, Paradise Papers: Your Monday Briefing

Here’s what you need to know to start your day.

Russian Interference in 2016 US Elections and Ties to Trump Associates

The Paradise Papers: Kremlin Cash Behind Billionaire’s Twitter and Facebook Investments

Leaked files show that a state-controlled bank in Moscow helped to fuel Yuri Milner’s ascent in Silicon Valley, where the Russia investigation has put tech companies under scrutiny.

Russian Interference in 2016 US Elections and Ties to Trump Associates

The Paradise Papers: Commerce Secretary’s Offshore Ties to Putin ‘Cronies’

Wilbur Ross, the commerce secretary, retained investments in a shipping firm with business ties to Russian President Vladimir V. Putin’s inner circle.

Tax Shelters

The Paradise Papers: Millions of Leaked Files Shine Light on Where the Elite Hide Their Money

The leak, called the Paradise Papers, centers on an offshore law firm that has helped obscure the wealth of multinational companies and the superrich.


BRIEF-‍Warner Bros issues statement in relation to "The Bachelor" lawsuit​

* ‍warner Bros issues statement in relation to "The Bachelor" lawsuit​ Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:


Families returning to ruined Philippine city taught to identify bombs

MARAWI CITY, Philippines (Reuters) - Philippine teachers on Tuesday gave families returning to the destroyed lakeside city of Marawi a course on how to identify unexploded bombs in their homes and warned them to stay clear.


Exclusive: Returning Rohingya may lose land, crops under Myanmar plans

SITTWE, Myanmar (Reuters) - Rohingya Muslims who return to Myanmar after fleeing to Bangladesh are unlikely to be able to reclaim their land, and may find their crops have been harvested and sold by the government, according to officials and plans seen by Reuters.


Shell returning workers to Mars, Olympus, Ursa, Ram Powell hubs

HOUSTON, Oct 8 (Reuters) - Royal Dutch Shell Plc said on Sunday that workers were returning to its Mars, Olympus, Ursa and Ram Powell offshore production hubs in the Gulf of Mexico following the passage of Hurricane Nate.

They purchased paradise ... then gave it all away

This is the story of the couple who purchased paradise, the neighbors who curse their name and the idea that might save life as we know it.

Peter Kraus returning to 'Bachelor' franchise

It's not "The Bachelor," but fans of the franchise will get a chance to see Peter Kraus give love another shot.


Trump aide Greenblatt returning to Israel for peace talks: official

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump's Middle East peace negotiator, Jason Greenblatt, is returning to Israel to "continue the peace track" after the president met with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas last week in New York, a White House official said on Sunday.


Road to electric car paradise paved with handouts

JUDABERG, Norway (Reuters) - The Norwegian island of Finnoey has the highest density of electric cars in the world. The reason? They are exempt from the $6,000-a-year toll charges for the tunnel to the mainland.


Islamists lure youngsters in the Philippines with payments, promise of paradise

MARAWI CITY, Philippines (Reuters) - When he saw his commander holding the severed head of one of his neighbors, teenage Islamist fighter Jalil knew it was time to escape from Marawi City.


BRIEF-Sandstorm Gold has amended Bachelor Lake gold stream with Metanor Resources

* Has amended Bachelor Lake gold stream with Metanor Resources Inc.

Forced out by Irma, residents finally returning to Lower Florida Keys

Residents of the Lower Florida Keys were finally allowed to return home Sunday morning, more than a week after they were forced to flee the wrath of Hurricane Irma.


Paradise Lost: Devastation on the U.S. Virgin Islands

Residents of St. Thomas and St. John showed signs of resilience amid the ruins left by Hurricane Irma.


Basketball: Diaw returning to native France, say reports

(The Sports Xchange) - Veteran NBA forward Boris Diaw is returning to his native France after signing a contract to play for Paris-Levallois this season, multiple media outlets reported Thursday.

This was paradise. Now it's a pile of debris

Residents of St. John, US Virgin Islands are returning home and cleaning up, following the devastation of Hurricane Irma. CNN's Isa Soares reports.

Keys residents returning to devastated region

Residents begin returning to the Florida Keys after Hurricane Irma left a trail of destruction throughout the region. CNN's Kyung Lah reports.


REFILE-WRAPUP 11-Returning Florida evacuees stunned by Irma's wreckage as death toll climbs

* More than 60 killed by storm, including at least 18 in U.S.


Returning Florida evacuees stunned by Irma's wreckage as death toll climbs

ISLAMORADA, Fla. (Reuters) - Hurricane Irma evacuees began returning to the storm-ravaged Florida Keys on Tuesday to find homes ripped apart and businesses coated in seaweed amid a debris-strewn landscape where an estimated 25 percent of all dwellings were destroyed.


WRAPUP 11-Returning Florida evacuees stunned by Irma's wreckage as death toll climbs

* More than 60 killed by storm, including at least 18 in U.S.

Florida, a fragile kind of paradise

All hurricanes are brutal, but geology, geography and good old-fashioned capitalism have conspired to make Florida hurricanes particularly damaging events. South Florida, in particular, is a kind of paradise for many people who live there, but as far as Mother Nature is concerned, it's a fragile kind of paradise.

The new 'Bachelor' is....

Your new "Bachelor" is both a fan favorite and a shocker.

Fall TV preview: 30 new and returning shows

If you think your TV to-do list is long now, just wait.


U.S. crude rises on returning refineries; gasoline slumps to pre-Harvey levels

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - U.S. oil prices rose on Tuesday as the gradual restart of refineries in the Gulf of Mexico that were shut by Hurricane Harvey raised demand for crude, their main feedstock.


U.S. crude prices rise on returning refineries; gasoline slumps to pre-Harvey levels

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - U.S. oil prices edged up on Tuesday as the gradual restart of refineries in the Gulf of Mexico that were shut by Hurricane Harvey raised demand for crude, their main feedstock.


U.S. crude prices rise on returning refineries, but gasoline slumps to pre-Harvey levels

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - U.S. oil prices edged up on Tuesday as the gradual restart of Gulf of Mexico refineries following forced shutdowns due to Hurricane Harvey raised demand for crude, their most important feedstock.

A tropical paradise in India

Goa has been indelibly shaped by its 450 years of Portuguese rule, followed by an influx of hippies in the 1960s.

Is 'The Bachelor' getting canceled?

Hawaii tennis camp is paradise

'Bachelor in Paradise' plays coy with controversy

First, the obvious: The tantalizing whiff of controversy drew media to a season premiere of "Bachelor in Paradise" that many outlets (including this one) would have otherwise ignored. Nobody expected a "60 Minutes"-type expose, but once ABC and Warner Bros. opted to forge ahead with the show, they had a certain duty not to whitewash what nearly derailed it, and to clarify what happened -- or didn't.

'Bachelor' alum opens up about pregnancy loss

"Bachelor" Season 14 winner Vienna Girardi announced she has miscarried twins.

Peter Kraus doesn't think 'Bachelorette' Rachel Lindsay settled

Bachelor Nation may not be content, but Peter Kraus looks to be moving on.

'Bachelorette' finale: Rachel picked...

Rachel Lindsay's season of "The Bachelorette" may have been a first for the franchise, but it ended much like the others.

ABC: 'Bachelor' incident was 'wake-up call'

ABC said the "Bachelor in Paradise" incident that temporarily shut down production of the reality series "brought to light some safety issues" that have been addressed by Warner Bros., from which ABC licenses the series.

Company buys California town, plans pot paradise

Don't be surprised if there is a sign one day on a small California town that reads "Welcome to Nipton: A Place to Get Stoned."

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Critic's Notebook: Turning the Perverse Nature of ‘The Bachelor’ Into Art

A one-night-only art show processes the disquieting implications of being a fan of “The Bachelor.”

'Bachelorette' contestant addresses racism accusations

One contestant found himself on the hot seat on Monday night during "The Bachelorette 2017: The Men Tell All."


Senator McCain returning to Arizona for cancer treatment: statement

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senator John McCain, who was diagnosed with brain cancer, is returning home to Arizona for medical treatment at the Mayo Clinic, McCain's office said on Friday.

Days after returning from surgery, he stops the GOP effort to repeal Obamacare

Shortly before Sen. John McCain entered the Senate chamber in the wee hours of Friday morning, reporters wanted to know how he'd vote.

Venezuela: How paradise got lost

The mounting crisis in Venezuela is entering a new chapter as President Nicolás Maduro's plans to rewrite the constitution face a pivotal vote.


'Wonder Woman' returning for 2019 movie sequel

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - "Wonder Woman" is coming back for more.


Booby-traps plague north Iraq as Islamic State targets returning civilians

SHEIKH AMIR, Iraq (Reuters) - As people return home to Mosul and other areas of northern Iraq freed from Islamic State, homemade bombs and explosives laid on an industrial scale by the insurgents are claiming hundreds of victims and hampering efforts to bring life back to normal.

Meet the paradise maker

When a luxury resort developer wants to create a truly spectacular property that'll be talked about for years to come, there are only a handful of designers in Asia up to the task.

Ryan Seacrest returning to 'American Idol'


A Cherry Lover’s Paradise

A photographer's diary of this year's National Cherry Festival in Traverse City, an annual event that dates back to around 1925.


Mosul's displaced await post-battle security before returning home

HASSAN SHAM CAMP, Iraq (Reuters) - The U.S.-backed Iraqi offensive to oust Islamic State from Mosul forced Um Youssef to flee her home in the city's historic quarter but, despite the government's declaration of victory this week, she is in no rush to return.

Europe's new jet-set paradise

Corinne Olympios returning to 'Paradise'

The "Bachelor in Paradise" reunion special is sure to be an interesting one with the additions of two former cast members.

One 'Bachelorette' wedding you probably won't see

Jordan Rodgers and JoJo Fletcher found love and got engaged last year on "The Bachelorette," but Bachelor Nation is still eagerly awaiting a wedding date.

DeMario Jackson returning to 'Bachelorette'

Despite the scandal which he said cost him his job, DeMario Jackson isn't done yet with ABC's "Bachelor" franchise.


A Rare Conversation About Class Brings ‘The Bachelorette’ Into the Real World

One of Rachel Lindsay’s suitors tells her about the challenges he faced growing up in Baltimore, forcing the show to face its blind spot about class.


Rome Journal: Putting ‘Don Giovanni’ on a Truck, and Returning Opera to Its Roots

Putting into practice the notion that culture is a right, OperaCamion is bringing operas, like Mozart’s “Don Giovanni,” to Rome’s grittier neighborhoods.


Fed says Yellen was hospitalized for a few days, returning to work this week

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen was hospitalized over the weekend to treat a urinary tract infection while she was vacationing with her family in London, the Fed said in a statement on Monday.

Corinne Olympios won't return to 'Bachelor in Paradise'

Corinne Olympios says she wants to move on from the "Bachelor in Paradise" scandal that prompted producers to suspend production of the show earlier this month.

Arctic region returning to the wild

Fascinating indigenous culture. World-class river fishing. Close-up encounters with brown bear, lynx, moose and wolverine. Nights out under the Northern Lights. Log cabins, saunas and warming shots of aquavit.

'Bachelor's DeMario Jackson claims Olympios was the 'aggressor'

DeMario Jackson spoke out for the first time about what happened between him and Corinne Olympios on the "Bachelor in Paradise" set where misconduct allegations prompted producers to suspend production earlier this month.

DeMario Jackson will not be returning to 'Bachelor in Paradise'

DeMario Jackson is saying adios to "Bachelor In Paradise."

'Bachelor in Paradise' contract revealed


Emirates sees demand returning on U.S. routes weakened by Trump policies

PARIS (Reuters) - Emirates, the Middle East's largest airline, is seeing a return in demand on routes to the United States that it had started to retreat from in May, President Tim Clark said on Wednesday.


AIRSHOW-Emirates sees demand returning on U.S. routes weakened by Trump policies

PARIS, June 21 (Reuters) - Emirates, the Middle East's largest airline, is seeing a return in demand on routes to the United States that it had started to retreat from in May, President Tim Clark said on Wednesday.

The Big Sur: No paradise for those cut off by storms

Bringing home the groceries has taken on new meaning for residents of this hamlet perched along California's famous Highway 1. With a vital bridge gone, they have to hike in -- toting backpacks, shopping bags and even the occasional wheelbarrow.

Reality Television

After Inquiry Into Cast, ‘Bachelor in Paradise’ Will Resume Taping

The inquiry, into an allegation of sexual misconduct, did not turn up evidence of wrongdoing, said Warner Bros., the studio behind the show.

'Bachelor in Paradise' investigation ends, Warner Bros. concludes no misconduct

'Bachelor in Paradise' couple Carly Waddell Evan Bass gets married in Mexico

It's a match made in reality TV heaven.

More 'Bachelor in Paradise' fallout

The business of 'The Bachelor' franchise

'Bachelor in Paradise' cast member breaks her silence on scandal

'Bachelor' Ben Higgins defends franchise

Ben Higgins is speaking out about life inside the the "Bachelor" franchise.

Reality Television

‘Bachelor in Paradise’ Cast Sent Home Over Sexual Misconduct Allegations

Production of the ABC reality show was suspended last week pending an inquiry into accusations of inappropriate sexual behavior on the set in Mexico.

'Luther' returning to BBC America

BBC America is bringing Idris Elba back in "Luther."

'Bachelor in Paradise' halts filming


Steve Kerr Returning to Coach Warriors in Game 2 of the N.B.A. Finals

Kerr, who sought treatment for pain stemming from a back operation, stepped aside from his usual duties after the Warriors’ first two games of the playoffs.

Trump administration returning Senate torture report

The CIA, CIA inspector general and director of national intelligence will return their copies of the Senate intelligence committee's massive 6,700-page report on the CIA's interrogation and detention program under the George W. Bush administration, a Senate aide confirmed to CNN Friday.

United States Politics and Government

Trump Administration Starts Returning Copies of C.I.A. Torture Report to Congress

The move raises the possibility that the few existing copies of the 6,700-page report could be locked in Senate vaults and never made public.

British Airways says some service returning after day of chaos

British Airways is planning to have a "near normal schedule" out of Gatwick airport Sunday after it was forced to cancel Saturday flights out of London's two biggest airports.

Ariana Grande returning to do benefit

Singer Ariana Grande has announced she will return to Manchester, England for a benefit concert following a terror attack at her concert earlier this week.

Clinton returning to alma mater 48 years after famous speech

Hillary Clinton will deliver the commencement address at her alma mater, Wellesley College, on Friday, almost five decades after a young Hillary Rodham's speech at her own graduation thrust her into the national spotlight.

Escape from Cannes: Paradise island retreats

Cannes may not spring to mind when seeking a restorative retreat, walks among ancient forests or a spot of bird-watching.


Fraught Racial Dynamics in the ‘Bachelorette’ Premiere

Our resident obsessives dissect Monday night’s episode, looking for clues to how the show will handle race, with its first black woman at the center.

'Bachelorette' swept off her feet [literally]

Let the games begin.


Jang giving up LPGA membership, returning to Korean tour

SEOUL (Reuters) - World number 10 Jang Ha-na is rescinding her membership of the U.S. LPGA Tour and will return to South Korea to compete on the domestic women's golf circuit from next month, her agency Sportizen said on Monday.

Reality Television

A ‘Bachelorette’ Bible

Four obsessives at The New York Times and one newbie help you unpack the glories of a deeply American artifact as it stars its first black lead.

Reince Priebus returning to Washington after Saudi visit

White House chief of staff Reince Priebus will return to Washington after President Donald Trump wraps up his visit to Saudi Arabia, the first stop on his foreign trip.

'The Bachelorette' is newer than you thought

It's a brand-new "Bachelorette."


Villaggio Coppola Journal: On Italy’s Coast, a Forsaken Village Is a Tale of a Paradise Lost

Villaggio Coppola was built in the 1960s with utopian ambitions, but it has instead become a vivid concentration of southern Italy’s abiding troubles.

Why 'The Bachelor's' latest split shouldn't matter

You may be asking yourself why you continue to invest in "The Bachelor" since the the show's love connections rarely last.

'Roseanne' returning to TV

Not only is "Roseanne" getting a reboot, but we also get both Beckys.

How this city became an adrenaline junkie paradise

"Build it and they will come" has been Dubai's philosophy since the city went into architectural overdrive at the turn of the 21st century.

Paradise found: Crowd-free Asia island escapes

Finding an empty beach in Asia was a breeze a few decades ago, but it's not quite so easy anymore.

Grammy Awards

Grammy Awards Returning to New York After 15 Years Away

The news of the ceremony to be held on Jan. 28 followed months of negotiations in which Julie Menin, of the Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment, was a major force.

Can the America's Cup revive island paradise?

A closer look at Bermuda, the North Atlantic British archipelago that's hosting the 2017 America's Cup.

New York City

Trump Is Returning to New York for His First Visit as President

The president’s stay on Thursday, expected to be just hours long and largely behind closed doors, is nonetheless weighted in meaning for many.

United States Politics and Government

Trump Is Returning to New York City, Just Not to Sleep

The president will travel directly to his golf course in New Jersey after an event Thursday on the U.S.S. Intrepid in Manhattan.


Rouhani warns voters to prevent 'extremism' returning to Iran

LONDON (Reuters) - President Hassan Rouhani told Iranians on Saturday they could face greater authoritarianism if they replace him with a hardline rival in May's election.

Paradise festival turns into nightmare

Guests call Fyre Festival "a sham" after spending more than $12,000 to attend

Luxury festival in paradise turns into chaos

If you turned up at the Fyre Festival wooed by its ads -- and many, many fans did -- you'd think you were in for a weekend of top-notch acts playing for your entertainment, as models in bikinis paraded around and private jets and yachts ferried you to and from the beautiful Caribbean paradise. Everything any good millennial needs for a strong Instagram post.


Saudi entertainment chief sees cinemas returning, eventually

RIYADH (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia will one day open cinemas and build a world-class opera house, the man spearheading the kingdom’s entertainment reforms said on Thursday, downplaying opposition by...

Traffic Accidents and Safety

‘The Bachelor’ Star Chris Soules Arrested After Deadly Crash

The authorities said Mr. Soules, who appeared in season 19 of the series, left the scene of an motor-vehicle accident where a death occurred.

Former 'Bachelor' star Chris Soules arrested after deadly crash

Former "Bachelor" star Chris Soules has been arrested in connection with a deadly car crash in Buchanan County, Iowa, Monday night, authorities say.

Best hotels in Mauritius: Designers remade luxury in paradise


Serena thanks unborn baby after returning to world number one

LONDON (Reuters) - Serena Williams returned to the top of the WTA world rankings on Monday and immediately shared the news with her unborn baby.

'X- Files' is returning

The truth is still out there.


BRIEF-Twenty-First Century Fox says Bill O'Reilly will not be returning to Fox News

* Says after review of allegations, co and Bill O'Reilly agreed that O'Reilly will not be returning to Fox News Channel Further company coverage:


Iraqi Christians celebrate Easter, dream of returning home

TEL ESQOF, Iraq (Reuters) - Hundreds of Iraqi Christians gathered on Sunday in a church damaged by Islamic State north of Mosul, celebrating Easter there for the first time since 2014.

A different view of paradise

Downtown Port Louis always feel hotter than the rest of Mauritius, maybe because this is the only place in the country where people are in a rush.

Why do these failed paradises exist in Hong Kong?

Setting foot onto Sea Ranch, it's hard to believe that this beautiful beachside development is only an hour by boat from Hong Kong's Island's zinging financial district.

How a paradise island got its groove back


Brazil beef exports seen returning to normal after scandal

SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Brazil's beef exports should return to normal levels between April and May as the country's efforts to reverse import bans have started to bear fruit in the wake of a food safety scandal that surfaced last month, industry group Abrafrigo said on Friday.

Returning to Mosul, CNN documentary trailer

Trapped by an ISIS firefight, CNN's Arwa Damon and Brice Laine took shelter with an ordinary Iraqi family in East Mosul. Two months after their escape, the pair returned to discover the fate of the soldiers and civilians they met, and to find out how the city and its people are recovering after years under ISIS control. Watch 'Return to Mosul' Saturday, April 8, at 9 p.m. ET on CNN.

International Relations

Japan Envoy, Recalled Over ‘Comfort Woman’ Statue, Is Returning to Seoul

Japan’s foreign minister said the ambassador would return to South Korea three months after he was ordered home. He cited the need to cooperate on North Korea.


Wayward Tabby returning to Denver home after 800-mile adventure

DALLAS (Reuters) - This is a story about a capricious cat named Harvey.

Travel and Vacations

Slowing Down, Finding Hidden Paradise on St. John

Rush, and you’ll miss hidden beaches, food trucks and one of the most elegant resorts in the Caribbean. Here’s how to find them.

Airlines and Airplanes

Essay: Security Lines and Flight Delays? This Kid’s in Paradise

For a 3-year-old boy on a family trip, the airport itself is the destination.

Trump caps momentous day by returning to campaign-style event

President Donald Trump will cap one of the most consequential days of his presidency so far by rallying supporters here Monday night, returning to the confidence-infusing campaign trail at a key political moment in his young presidency.

Tyra Banks returning to 'America's Next Top Model'

Tyra Banks loves working on America's shows.


Vionnet's birds of paradise fly in Milan palazzo

MILAN (Reuters) - Fashion house Vionnet unveiled an airy and colorful collection inspired by birds of paradise in the brand's first fashion show in Milan following its decision to switch from the Paris catwalks.

John Mayer loves 'The Bachelor'

Of course one of Hollywood's biggest bachelors is a fan of "The Bachelor."

Mexico City (Mexico)

Xochimilco Journal: An Aquatic Paradise in Mexico, Pushed to the Edge of Extinction

Experts say that the exploitation of wetlands in southern Mexico City could lead to the destruction of the area’s bucolic canals within a few years.


Migrant children returning to Calais, say NGOs, after 'jungle' demolished

PARIS (Reuters) - Some 300 to 400 migrants, mostly unaccompanied children, have made their way back to Calais in northern France over the past few weeks in the hope of reaching Britain, non-government associations say.

Lindsay, Rachel L.

Rachel Lindsay, a Texas Lawyer, Will Be First Black ‘Bachelorette’

The show, a spinoff of “The Bachelor,” has long been criticized for its lack of diversity.


A Word With: Katherine Heigl on Returning to TV and Embracing Utah Life

A new show on CBS, “Doubt,” erased questions Ms. Heigl had about going back to TV. She’s also in a movie, “Unforgettable,” due in April.


UPDATE 2-Russian economy may be over the worst, returning to growth

MOSCOW, Feb 1 (Reuters) - The Russian economy, hurt by weak energy prices and Western sanctions, returned to growth late last year after seven quarters of contraction, official data suggested on...


Brazilian Tycoon Eike Batista Is Arrested After Returning Home

Mr. Batista, once Brazil’s richest person, had been a fugitive since Jan. 26, when police discovered he had gone to the United States.


BRIEF-Delta Air Lines says operations slowly returning after systems outage

* Approximately 230 flights have been cancelled tonight with more expected

Nina Dobrev returning to 'Vampire Diaries'

This is not a drill.


Tiger Woods, Returning to Tour, Looks to Stay Focused, and Warm

Woods is making his first competitive start in a full-field event since August 2015. The last time he was at Torrey Pines, his back tightened up in the cool air.


UK forces escort passing Russian 'ship of shame' returning from Syria

LONDON, Jan 25 (Reuters) - British armed forces escorted a Russian aircraft carrier dubbed "the ship of shame" by Defence Secretary Michael Fallon as it passed through waters close to the English coast on its way back from bombing raids in Syria.


'Will & Grace' comedy series returning to TV

(Reuters) - Television comedy "Will & Grace," the show that brought gay men and women into mainstream pop culture, is returning to U.S. television with 10 new episodes, broadcaster NBC said on Wednesday.

'Will & Grace' returning to NBC

Honey, it's happening.


In LGBT 'paradise', Thai transgender activist breaks barriers to education

BANGKOK (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Thai transgender activist Nada Chaiyajit completed her undergraduate studies in August, and two months later, school officials told her 12 classmates - all men - that their graduation certificates were ready.

Sailing through one of Earth's last paradises


Rise in Afghans returning home threatens overstretched resources, U.N. says

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - More than 9,400 undocumented Afghans have returned home from Iran and Pakistan in the first week of 2017, raising concerns over how the war-torn Asian nation will cope with the rising influx, the United Nations said on Wednesday.

Africa's most toxic lakes are paradise for flamingos

The world's most seemingly-toxic lakes are under threat. And they are also home to one of our most familiar birds: the flamingo.

Anderson Cooper mocks the 'Bachelor'

One of the contestants on ABC's "The Bachelor" donned a shark costume in the season premiere but claimed that she was dressed as a dolphin. CNN's Anderson Cooper reports.


UPDATE 1-China's capital enjoys brief respite, but smog returning on Tuesday

BEIJING, Jan 2 (Reuters) - Heavy smog that blanketed parts of China at the weekend cleared somewhat on Monday, with flights in Beijing back to normal, but it was likely only to be a brief respite with more choking smog expected to return to the wintry north within 24 hours.


Some 200,000 Iraqis seen returning to their farms for first time in two years - UN

LONDON, Dec 22 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Some 200,000 Iraqis are due to return to their farms for the first time since Islamic State militants captured large swathes of land in Iraq in 2014, destroying irrigation canals and laying landmines in fields, the United Nations said on Thursday.


U.S. sees China returning drone as early as Tuesday in South China Sea

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States expects China to soon return an underwater U.S. drone after a Chinese naval vessel seized it last week, with one U.S. official telling Reuters the exchange could happen as early as Tuesday at an agreed spot in the South China Sea.


U.S. sees China returning drone soon, South China Sea location eyed

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States expects China to return an underwater drone "relatively soon" after a Chinese naval vessel seized it in the South China Sea last week, triggering U.S. protests, two U.S. defense officials told Reuters on Monday.


US sees China returning drone soon, South China Sea location eyed

WASHINGTON, Dec 19 (Reuters) - The United States expects China to return an underwater drone "relatively soon" after a Chinese naval vessel seized it in the South China Sea last week, triggering U.S. protests, two U.S. defense officials told Reuters on Monday.

Aleppo (Syria)

In Aleppo, Displaced Returning to Rubble

Syrian government forces have retaken large parts of rebel-held neighborhoods in eastern Aleppo, leaving few areas under opposition control on Monday.


EU urged to share data better to detect militants returning from Syria, Iraq

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Union must improve information-sharing internally and with the United States and Turkey to better track Europeans returning from fighting with Islamic State, the EU's counter-terrorism official will tell interior ministers.

US returning land to Japan

The US military this month will return to Japan's government more than 9,800 acres of land it has held since World War II, Secretary of Defense Ash Carter said Tuesday.

Basketball (College)

Tulane and St. John’s Coaches Share a Goal: Returning Teams to Glory

Chris Mullin of St. John’s and Mike Dunleavy of Tulane have much in common, including their game in New Orleans on Friday night.


Cuba returning Castro's ashes to birthplace of the Revolution

HAVANA (Reuters) - A procession carrying Fidel Castro's ashes prepared to set out from Havana on Wednesday on a long trek to a final resting place in Santiago de Cuba, where the first shots in the Cuban Revolution were fired and where Castro claimed victory in 1959.


Ransacked homes and little hope for returning Iraqi Christians

QARAQOSH, Iraq (Reuters) - A strip of negatives lying in the rubble of a home in northern Iraq contains snapshots of life as it was before Islamic State overran the area two years ago and purged its Christian community.    

Web-Original Programming

‘Gilmore Girls,’ and the Rapid-Fire Repartee, Is Returning

“Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life” is a new, four-part mini-series that Netflix will release on Nov. 25.


Heads Up: Truffles in Paradise. (And It’s Not Italy.)

The Istrian truffle is premium grade and its culture is free of the snobbery, intrigue and high prices found in Italy’s Piedmont or France’s Perigord.

Colleges and Universities

A Guide to Getting a Bachelor’s Abroad

Opportunities for earning an undergraduate degree on foreign soil, taught in English, are growing by the year. And the price is right: In some countries, it’s free.

Autumn (Season)

How a Changing Climate Is Shaping a Leaf Peeper’s Paradise

A warming planet is responsible for the glorious colors of fall lasting so late in the year, scientists say, but they warn it could have a negative effect on the foliage over the longer term.


What in the World: Europe’s Mosquito-Free Island Paradise: Iceland

No one knows for sure why mosquitoes have never spread to Iceland. If climate is the reason, look out: It’s changing.

EpiPen alternative returning soon

Pharmaceutical company Kaleo said Wednesday that it will reintroduce its compact epinephrine autoinjector to the US market in the first half of 2017. Auvi-Q can be used to treat life-threatening allergic reactions, including anaphylaxis, by delivering epinephrine to help relax muscles, open airways and reduce swelling triggered when the body has an allergic reaction.


Aid agencies struggle to assist wave of returning Afghan refugees

TORKHAM, Afghanistan (Reuters) - Perched on top of lumbering trucks overflowing with all their possessions, Afghan families are streaming back to their home country at unprecedented rates, leaving international organizations scrambling to provide aid as winter approaches.


Soccer: Mourinho returning to Chelsea with 'no bad feelings'

LONDON (Reuters) - Jose Mourinho, who was sacked as manager by Chelsea in December, said he would be going back to Stamford Bridge with his new Manchester United team on Sunday with "no bad feelings".

Coding in paradise

Could the traditional classroom be a thing of the past? Would you learn more sitting on a beach or reading in the pool? A couple of entrepreneurs, say yes!


Phil Collins returning to music stage with new shows

LONDON (Reuters) - British musician Phil Collins is returning to the stage with his first set of live shows in nearly 10 years, saying his children helped him cut his retirement short.

Presidential Election of 2016

Some in G.O.P. Who Deserted Donald Trump Over Video Are Returning

Several House or Senate members reversed themselves and are again supporting Mr. Trump to try to keep Hillary Clinton out of the White House.

What to know before returning home after hurricane

As thousands of Hurricane Matthew victims return to their homes, they're also coming back to a host of potential dangers.


Canada says returning suspects to China needs to be done by law

BEIJING (Reuters) - Canada agreed to start talks about an extradition treaty with China rather than formal negotiations for such a deal, Canada's ambassador to China said on Friday, adding that returning suspects would have to meet Canadian legal standards.

Sandra Oh returning to TV

Two years after she hung up her scrubs on ABC's "Grey's Anatomy," Sandra Oh is headed back to the network for a new role on "American Crime."


UPDATE 1-Asiana Airlines flight returning to Los Angeles over smoke in cargo area

LOS ANGELES, Sept 27 (Reuters) - An Asiana Airlines flight bound for Seoul, South Korea, with more than 350 people on board was returning to Los Angeles on Tuesday after smoke was reported in the cargo section, a spokeswoman for Los Angeles International Airport said.


Asiana Airlines flight returning to Los Angeles over smoke in cargo area

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - An Asiana Airlines flight bound for Seoul, South Korea, with more than 350 people on board was returning to Los Angeles on Tuesday after smoke was reported in the cargo section, a spokeswoman for Los Angeles International Airport said.


‘From Paradise to Hell’: How an Aid Convoy in Syria Was Blown Apart

Interviews with aid workers, rescuers and residents, along with video and photographic evidence, point to a coordinated attack by Russian or Syrian aircraft, probably both.

Reality Check: Trump wrong on US taking back returning ISIS fighters

Interviewed Monday on Fox News Channel's "Fox and Friends," Donald Trump, the Republican presidential nominee, declared that Americans have traveled overseas, fought for ISIS and returned with impunity.


Japanese bachelors learn the art of parenting to help find wives

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese bachelors looking for love can now learn child-rearing skills to boost their chances of finding a partner.


UPDATE 1-Oil prices drop on returning Libya, Nigeria supplies

SINGAPORE, Sept 16 (Reuters) - Oil prices fell on Friday on worries that U.S. rig counts would continue to rise and that returning Libyan and Nigerian exports would stoke a global supply glut.


Oil prices drop on returning Libya, Nigeria supplies

SINGAPORE, Sept 16 (Reuters) - Oil prices fell on Friday on worries that U.S. rig counts would continue to rise and that returning Libyan and Nigerian exports would stoke a global supply glut.


UPDATE 2-Oil edges up, returning supply caps gains

* Returning supplies from Libya, Nigeria temper gains (Recasts with Libya, Nigeria)


Paradise lost: study documents big decline in Earth's wilderness

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Unspoiled lands are disappearing from the face of the Earth at an alarming pace, with about 10 percent of wilderness regions - an area double the size of Alaska - lost in the past two decades amid unrelenting human development, researchers said on Thursday.

'Bachelor in Paradise': About that split

Tuesday night's "Bachelor in Paradise" gave you what you came for.