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Explainer: Elon Musk loves it. So what's all the buzz about bitcoin?

Feb 09 2021

LONDON Bitcoin surged anew on Monday when Elon Musk electrified its prospects by pledging Tesla Inc would soon take payment for its electric vehicles in the currency and revealed it had already bought $1.5 billion worth of it.

Explainer: Elon Musk loves it. So what's all the buzz about bitcoin?

Feb 08 2021

LONDON Bitcoin surged anew on Monday when Elon Musk electrified its prospects by pledging Tesla Inc would soon take payment for its electric vehicles in the currency and revealed it had already bought $1.5 billion worth of it.

EXPLAINER-Elon Musk loves it. So what's all the buzz about bitcoin?

Feb 08 2021

LONDON, Feb 8 Bitcoin surged anew on Monday when Elon Musk electrified its prospects by pledging Tesla Inc would soon take payment for its electric vehicles in the currency and revealed it had already bought $1.5 billion worth of it.

Pencil me in for final next year, says defeated Querrey

Jul 14 2017

LONDON Defeated Wimbledon semi-finalist Sam Querrey said his tournament run had convinced him he could beat the world's best players, and next year he planned to go one better and make the final.

I have mountain to climb against Federer in final, says Cilic

Jul 14 2017

LONDON Wimbledon finalist Marin Cilic said he had a "big mountain to climb" to defeat seven-times champion Roger Federer, but that winning the title would mean the world to him.

I have mountain to climb against Federer in final, says Cilic

Jul 14 2017

LONDON Wimbledon finalist Marin Cilic said he had a "big mountain to climb" to defeat seven-times champion Roger Federer, but that winning the title would mean the world to him.

Pencil me in for final next year, says defeated Querrey

Jul 14 2017

LONDON Defeated Wimbledon semi-finalist Sam Querrey said his tournament run had convinced him he could beat the world's best players, and next year he planned to go one better and make the final.

Pencil me in for Wimbledon final next year, says defeated Querrey

Jul 14 2017

LONDON Defeated Wimbledon semi-finalist Sam Querrey said his tournament run had convinced him he could beat the world's best players, and next year he planned to go one better and make the final.

Tennis-Pencil me in for final next year, says defeated Querrey

Jul 14 2017

LONDON, July 14 Defeated Wimbledon semi-finalist Sam Querrey said his tournament run had convinced him he could beat the world's best players, and next year he planned to go one better and make the final.

Federer set to continue march toward record eighth title

Jul 14 2017

LONDON The path to an eighth Wimbledon title appears wide open for Roger Federer as the Swiss goes into Friday's semi-final against Tomas Berdych in imperious form and heavily favored to claim a record-extending 19th grand slam crown.

World News

Iran vote points to hardline goal of long-term power - analysts

DUBAI (Reuters) -A hardline victory in Iran's presidential election has tilted the domestic balance of power towards the country's anti-Western clergy and away from officials chosen by popular vote, a shift Tehran may one day seek to make permanent, six analysts who follow the Islamic Republic's politics say.