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NYU and Facebook team up to supercharge MRI scans with AI

Magnetic resonance imaging is an invaluable tool in the medical field, but it's also a slow and cumbersome process. It may take hour to complete a scan, during which time the patient, perhaps a child or someone in serious pain, must sit perfectly still. NYU h

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Court hands another civil sentence to Kremlin critic Navalny, bringing criminal prosecution closer

Alexey Navalny has been sentenced to 20 days of administrative arrest for organizing violent protests that caused damage to police property. One more civil sentence will result in the activist facing a criminal prosecution. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Court hands another civil sentence to Kremlin critic Navalny, bringing criminal prosecution closer

Alexey Navalny has been sentenced to 20 days of administrative arrest for organizing violent protests that caused damage to police property. One more civil sentence will result in the activist facing a criminal prosecution. Read Full Article at RT.com

Court slaps Navalny with another 20 days of civil detention, bringing criminal prosecution closer

Alexey Navalny has been sentenced to 20 days of administrative arrest for organizing violent protests that caused damage to police property. One more civil sentence will result in the activist facing a criminal prosecution. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Court slaps Navalny with another 20 days of civil detention, bringing criminal prosecution closer

Alexey Navalny has been sentenced to 20 days of administrative arrest for organizing violent protests that caused damage to police property. One more civil sentence will result in the activist facing a criminal prosecution. Read Full Article at RT.com

Dead heat in Florida: Incumbent Bill Nelson ties Republican challenger Rick Scott in latest poll

But Democratic candidate Andrew Gillum holds a slight advantage in the race to become the next governor of Florida
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Dead heat in Florida: Incumbent Bill Nelson ties Republican challenger Rick Scott in latest poll

But Democratic candidate Andrew Gillum holds a slight advantage in the race to become the next governor of Florida

State: Cosby should be classified as a sexually violent predator, because he is “likely to reoffend”

Cosby has no prior convictions, but he has been accused of sexual assault by more than 60 women over many decades
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State: Cosby should be classified as a sexually violent predator, because he is “likely to reoffend”

Cosby has no prior convictions, but he has been accused of sexual assault by more than 60 women over many decades

Some Amazon delivery drivers have been forced to use trucks with bald tires and broken doors

Investigation finds drivers of Amazon-affiliated courier companies are being forced to use shoddy delivery trucks
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Some Amazon delivery drivers have been forced to use trucks with bald tires and broken doors

Investigation finds drivers of Amazon-affiliated courier companies are being forced to use shoddy delivery trucks

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MM Financial: Rise in cost of funds not steep enough to be passed on

Ramesh Iyer, VC and MD of MM Financial said that the average cost of fund for MM remains at 8.3-8.4 percent , hence there is no need to pass it to customers
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MM Financial: Rise in cost of funds not steep enough to be passed on

Ramesh Iyer, VC and MD of MM Financial said that the average cost of fund for MM remains at 8.3-8.4 percent , hence there is no need to pass it to customers

DoT may audit telecom companies to check for under-reporting of revenues

The audits will resume after a three-year gap due to a 23 percent decline in the licence fees and SUC collected by the government, a downtrend expected to continue this year
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DoT may audit telecom companies to check for under-reporting of revenues

The audits will resume after a three-year gap due to a 23 percent decline in the licence fees and SUC collected by the government, a downtrend expected to continue this year

Triumph plans product offensive, network expansion in India

The company, which sells superbikes priced between Rs 7.7-22 lakh in the country, also aims to expand its sales network from the current 16 dealerships to 25 over the next 3-4 years with an aim to reach smaller towns as well.
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Triumph plans product offensive, network expansion in India

The company, which sells superbikes priced between Rs 7.7-22 lakh in the country, also aims to expand its sales network from the current 16 dealerships to 25 over the next 3-4 years with an aim to reach smaller towns as well.

India Ratings downgrades debt of ILFS arm

The agency has also downgraded the ratings of various debt instruments to #39;BB#39;. Rival rating agency Icra had last month junked the ratings of most of the group companies.
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India Ratings downgrades debt of ILFS arm

The agency has also downgraded the ratings of various debt instruments to #39;BB#39;. Rival rating agency Icra had last month junked the ratings of most of the group companies.

Why does a Rolex cost more than a car?

Rolex is one of the most recognizable and sought-after luxury brands worldwide. But did you ever wonder why this thing of beauty, in most cases, costs more than your car?
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Why does a Rolex cost more than a car?

Rolex is one of the most recognizable and sought-after luxury brands worldwide. But did you ever wonder why this thing of beauty, in most cases, costs more than your car?

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Facebook sends Sphero robots so classrooms can apply coding education

Program a robotic toy to move and you could be hooked on coding for life. That’s the idea behind Facebook’s newest educational initiative called CodeFWD. It provides online coding tutorials for teachers and students powered by Code.org, and if cla
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Facebook sends Sphero robots so classrooms can apply coding education

Program a robotic toy to move and you could be hooked on coding for life. That’s the idea behind Facebook’s newest educational initiative called CodeFWD. It provides online coding tutorials for teachers and students powered by Code.org, and if classrooms finish those, they can apply to be sent a free Bolt robot from Sphero, makers […]

Applications for TC Top Picks at Disrupt Berlin 2018 close Friday

If you’ve even vaguely considered applying to be a TechCrunch Top Pick at Disrupt Berlin 2018, which takes place on 29-30 November, you need to act now. The application window closes on Friday 28 September, so get moving and apply to be a TC Top Pick today
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Applications for TC Top Picks at Disrupt Berlin 2018 close Friday

If you’ve even vaguely considered applying to be a TechCrunch Top Pick at Disrupt Berlin 2018, which takes place on 29-30 November, you need to act now. The application window closes on Friday 28 September, so get moving and apply to be a TC Top Pick today. Why would you want to be selected as a […]

India’s budget hotel startup OYO raises $1B for international growth

OYO, the India-based startup that operates a network of budget hotels, has pulled in $1 billion in new funding to grow its business in China and expand into other international markets. The majority of the funding — $800 million, to be exact — w
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India’s budget hotel startup OYO raises $1B for international growth

OYO, the India-based startup that operates a network of budget hotels, has pulled in $1 billion in new funding to grow its business in China and expand into other international markets. The majority of the funding — $800 million, to be exact — was led by SoftBank’s Vision Fund with participation from Lightspeed, Sequoia and Greenoaks Capital. OYO […]

Topia’s Brynne Kennedy to speak on global talent at Disrupt Berlin this November

TechCrunch is returning to Europe with Disrupt Berlin to talk with the best and brightest people in tech from Europe and the rest of the world. In addition to fireside chats and panels, new startups will participate in the Startup Battlefield Europe to win th
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Topia’s Brynne Kennedy to speak on global talent at Disrupt Berlin this November

TechCrunch is returning to Europe with Disrupt Berlin to talk with the best and brightest people in tech from Europe and the rest of the world. In addition to fireside chats and panels, new startups will participate in the Startup Battlefield Europe to win the coveted Battlefield cup. You should grab your ticket to Disrupt […]

Apply for a Country Pavilion at Disrupt Berlin 2018

On 29-30 November — in less than two short months — thousands of tech startup founders, investors, innovators and entrepreneurs will make their way to Germany to attend Disrupt Berlin 2018. It’s an amazing showcase of the latest and greatest startups an
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Apply for a Country Pavilion at Disrupt Berlin 2018

On 29-30 November — in less than two short months — thousands of tech startup founders, investors, innovators and entrepreneurs will make their way to Germany to attend Disrupt Berlin 2018. It’s an amazing showcase of the latest and greatest startups and technologies from across Europe and around the world. We’re serious about international participation, […]

Picfair gives every photographer on its marketplace their own store

Picfair, the photo marketplace that competes with Getty and Shutterstock by giving photographers a fairer deal, is adding a major update to its offering today. The London-based startup is launching Picfair Stores, giving the 35,000 photographers on its market
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Picfair gives every photographer on its marketplace their own store

Picfair, the photo marketplace that competes with Getty and Shutterstock by giving photographers a fairer deal, is adding a major update to its offering today. The London-based startup is launching Picfair Stores, giving the 35,000 photographers on its marketplace the ability to create their own free independent online store. Customers who buy from a Picfair […]

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Mukono

In this video interview with Bastiaan Woudt, the photographer explains how his surreal methods contribute to his latest project in Uganda.
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Mukono

In this video interview with Bastiaan Woudt, the photographer explains how his surreal methods contribute to his latest project in Uganda.

Extension of Phoenix rail debated in Latino community

PHOENIX (AP) - The defiant message hangs under the Mexican bakery's Spanish-language sign in Phoenix's poorest neighborhood, rejecting the city's idea of progress: «4 LANES OR NO TRAIN.» Similar placards are plastered along the proposed new leg o
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Extension of Phoenix rail debated in Latino community

PHOENIX (AP) - The defiant message hangs under the Mexican bakery's Spanish-language sign in Phoenix's poorest neighborhood, rejecting the city's idea of progress: «4 LANES OR NO TRAIN.» Similar placards are plastered along the proposed new leg of Phoenix's light-rail system, a plan that progressed quietly until some shop owners ...

Auction Preview: Important Picasso Ceramics at Sotheby's, Online, Sep 28

What: Important Picasso Ceramics OnlineWhere: Sotheby's, London, UKWhen: Sep 28, 3:00 PM BSTTop Lots of the Sale:- «Big Bird Picasso» (AR 185) - Pablo Picasso (1881 - 1973); Earthenware vase, 1953, numbered 44/75, partially painted, with the Editi
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Auction Preview: Important Picasso Ceramics at Sotheby's, Online, Sep 28

What: Important Picasso Ceramics OnlineWhere: Sotheby's, London, UKWhen: Sep 28, 3:00 PM BSTTop Lots of the Sale:- «Big Bird Picasso» (AR 185) - Pablo Picasso (1881 - 1973); Earthenware vase, 1953, numbered 44/75, partially painted, with the Edition Picasso and Madoura stamps. Dimensions: height: 560mm 22 1/8 in. Estimated Price: £80,000 - £120,000 (US$ 105,000 - US$ 157,500)- «Tarasque» (A. R. 247) - Pablo Picasso (1881 - 1973); Earthenware pitcher, 1954, a proof impression aside from the edition of 50, inscribed 'Copy Editor Madoura', partially glazed and painted, with the Edition Picasso and Madoura stamps. Dimensions: height: 356mm 14in. Estimated Price: £25,000 - £35,000 (US$ 32,800 - US$ 45,950)- «Face to the hands» - After Pablo Picasso (1881 - 1973); Silver plate, 1956, with the artist's stamped signature, numbered 13/20, stamped silversmith's marks, published by Francois and Pierre Hugo, Paris, contained in the original wooden box. Dimensions: diameter: 416mm 16 3/8 in. Estimated Price: £25,000 - £35,000 (US$ 32,800 - US$ 45,950)- «Black-nosed face» (AR 609) - Pablo Picasso (1881 - 1973); Earthenware pitcher, 1969, numbered 61/200, incised ' Edition Picasso' and ' Madoura', partially glazed and painted, with the Edition Picasso and Madoura stamps. Dimensions: height: 330mm 13in. Estimated Price: £20,000 - £30,000 (US$ 26,250 - US$ 39,400)- «Character (Georges Ramie 608)» - Pablo Picasso (1881 - 1973); Unique Earthenware tile, 1962, signed , dated and inscribed ' Pour Eloise Dafau 10.2.65'  on the reverse, partially glazed and painted. Dimensions: overall: 100 by 145 by 15mm 4 by 5 3/4 by 5/8 in. Estimated Price: £20,000 - £30,000 (US$ 26,250 - US$ 39,400)- «Lunch on the grass» (AR 517) - Pablo Picasso (1881 - 1973); Earthenware plaque, 1964, inscribed ' Edition Editeur', a proof aside from the edition of 50, with the Empreinte Originale de Picasso and Madoura stamps. Dimensions: overall: 509 by 610mm 20 by 24in. Estimated Price: £20,000 - £25,000 (US$ 26,250 - US$ 32,800)- «Vase two high handles» (AR 141) - Pablo Picasso (1881 - 1973); Earthenware vase, 1952, from the edition of 400, partially glazed and painted, with the Edition Picasso and Madoura stamps. Dimensions: height: 375mm 14 3/4 in. Estimated Price: £18,000 - £22,000 (US$ 23,600 - US$ 28,900)- «Arena» (AR 406) - Pablo Picasso (1881 - 1973); Earthenware vase, 1958, numbered 85/100, inscribed ' Edition Picasso', partially glazed and painted, with the Edition Picasso and Madoura stamps. Dimensions: height: 299mm 11 3/4 in. Estimated Price: £18,000 - £22,000 (US$ 23,600 - US$ 28,900)For details, visit: http://timed.sothebys.comClick on the slideshow for the highlights of the sale.https://www.blouinartinfo.comFounder: Louise Blouin 

Auction Preview: Watches at Sotheby’s, Online, Oct 5

What: Watches OnlineWhere: Sotheby’s, OnlineWhen: October 5; 12.00 PM ESTTop lots of the sale:- Panerai I Luminor 1950 Reference Pam 203 A Rare Oversized Stainless Steel Limited Edition Cushion Form Wristwatch With 8 Day Power Reserve Circa 2008. Dial: blac
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Auction Preview: Watches at Sotheby’s, Online, Oct 5

What: Watches OnlineWhere: Sotheby’s, OnlineWhen: October 5; 12.00 PM ESTTop lots of the sale:- Panerai I Luminor 1950 Reference Pam 203 A Rare Oversized Stainless Steel Limited Edition Cushion Form Wristwatch With 8 Day Power Reserve Circa 2008. Dial: black sandwich dial, Caliber: Angelus cal. 240 manual winding, 15 jewels, Case: stainless steel, screw down sapphire back, Case number: No. 73/150, Closure: stainless steel Panerai buckle, Dimensions: width 47 mm, Signed: case, dial and movement. Accessories: One book by Marco Spertini & Erminio Bagnasco, certificates, and guarantee card. Together with one screw driver, booklets, and one presentation box with outer packaging. Estimate: $50,000 - $70,000- Patek Philippe. Retailed By Tiffany & Co: A Fine Yellow Gold Split Second Chronograph Minute Repeating Watch Made In 1892. Dial: white enamel, Caliber: 16'" manual winding movement, jeweled, Movement number: 90573, Case: 18k yellow gold, hinged case back  with monogram, Case number: 209122, Dimensions: 45 mm, Signed: Case, cuvette, dial and movement signed by retailer. Accessories: Extract from the Archives confirming the date of sale on December 3rd, 1892 with enamel dial. Estimate: $30,000 - $50,000- Rolex | Cosmograph Daytona Reference 6239 A Stainless Steel Chronograph Wristwatch With Bracelet Circa 1964. Dial: silvered, Caliber: cal. 722 manual winding movement, 17 jewels, Case: stainless steel, personally inscribed screw down case back, Case number: 1090483, Closure: stainless steel Rolex rivet bracelet and folding clasp,  stamped 79, Dimensions: 37 mm, bracelet circumference approximately 170 mm, Signed: case, dial and movement, Accessories: Rolex presentation box. Estimate: $25,000 - $45,000- Rolex | Daytona Reference 16520 A Stainless Steel Automatic Chronograph Wristwatch With Registers And Bracelet Circa 1995. Dial: white, Caliber: cal. 4030 automatic  Zenith movement, 31 jewels, Case: stainless steel, screw down case back, Case number: W942124, Closure: stainless steel Rolex Oyster bracelet and folding clasp, stamped 78390, end links stamped 5038 , Dimensions: 39 mm, bracelet circumference approximately 190 mm, Signed: case, dial and movement. Accessories: Rolex presentation box with outer packaging, Guarantee Certificate, one sales tag. Estimate: $20,000 - $30,000- Audemars Piguet | Royal Oak Reference 26331st A Stainless Steel Automatic Chronograph Wristwatch with Date Circa 2017. Dial: black  tapisserie, Caliber: cal. 2385 automatic movement, jeweled, Case: stainless steel, case back secured by eight screws, Case number: J 78282, Closure: stainless steel Audemars Piguet Royal Oak bracelet and double folding clasp, Dimensions: 42 mm, bracelet circumference approximately 185 mm, Signed: case, dial and movement. Accessories:  Audemars Piguet presentation box with outer packaging, booklets, one sales tag. Estimate: $18,000 - $24,000- Patek Philippe | Neptune Reference 5085/1 A Stainless Steel Automatic Wristwatch With Date, Moon Phases, And Power Reserve Indication Made In 1998. Dial: black dial, Caliber: 240 PS IRM C LU automatic movement, 29 jewels, 22k micro rotor, Movement Number: 3110626, Case: stainless steel, screw down sapphire display back, Case Number: 4065154, Closure: integrated stainless steel Patek Philippe  Neptune bracelet with double folding clasp, Dimensions: 37 mm, circumference approximately 80 mm, Signed: case, dial and movement, Accessories: Patek Philippe presentation box with outer packaging, Extract from the Archives confirming the date of the sale on January 14th, 1999 with black dial, Certificate of Origin, bi fold, booklets, one sales tag. Estimate: $10,000 - $15,000- Panerai | Luminor Marina Destro Reference Pam00026 A Rare Pvd Coated Stainless Steel Cushion Form Left Handed Wristwatch Circa 1998. Dial: black sandwich, Caliber: manual winding movement, 17 jewels, Case: PVD coated stainless steel case, left-handed crown, Case number: A112/200, Closure: black coated buckle signed Ferretti, Dimensions: 44 mm, Signed: case, dial and movement. Accessories:  Panerai presentation box and packaging, Limited Warranty Certificate card dated September 24, 2001, Chronometer Certificate, booklets, one rubber strap. Estimate: $10,000 - $20,000For details, visit: https://www.sothebys.com/en/Click on the slideshow for the highlights of the sale.http://www.blouinartinfo.com/Founder: Louise Blouin

Auction Preview: Modern & Contemporary African Art at Sotheby’s, London, Oct 16

What: Modern & Contemporary African ArtWhere: Sotheby’s, 34-35 New Bond Street, London W1A 2AA, UKWhen: October 16; 02.00 PM BSTTop lots of the sale:- El Anatsui (B.1944, Ghanaian): Tagomizor. Aluminium bottle caps and copper wire, 155 by 216 cm. 61 by
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Auction Preview: Modern & Contemporary African Art at Sotheby’s, London, Oct 16

What: Modern & Contemporary African ArtWhere: Sotheby’s, 34-35 New Bond Street, London W1A 2AA, UKWhen: October 16; 02.00 PM BSTTop lots of the sale:- El Anatsui (B.1944, Ghanaian): Tagomizor. Aluminium bottle caps and copper wire, 155 by 216 cm. 61 by 85in. Executed in 2005. Estimate: 550,000 — 750,000 GBP (709,555 - 967,575 USD)- Ben Enwonwu (1921 – 1994, Nigerian): Obitun Dancer. Signed and dated 1984 (lower left), oil on canvas, 95.5 by 59.4 cm., 37¾ by 23½ in. Estimate: 150,000 — 200,000 GBP (193,515 - 258,020 USD)- William Kentridge (B.1955, South African): Kinetic Sculpture (Bicycle Wheel). Wood, metal, bicycle wheels and rubber wheels, 231 by 104 by 104 cm., 91 by 41 by 41 in. Executed in 2016. Estimate: 70,000 — 90,000 GBP (90,307 - 116,109 USD)- Ben Enwonwu (1921 – 1994): From Negritude of 1971. Signed and dated 1982 (lower right), watercolor, 76 by 54 cm., 30 by 21¼ in. Estimate: 60,000 — 80,000 GBP (77,406 - 103,208 USD)- Alexander Skunder Boghossian (1937 – 2003, Ethiopian): Crossroads. Signed (upper and lower left); signed, dated and titled (on the reverse), acrylic on celotex, 114.3 by 114.3 cm, 45 by 45 in. Painted 1992 - 1997. Estimate: 40,000 — 60,000 GBP (51,604 - 77,406 USD)- Gavin Jantjes (B.1948, South African): A South African Colouring Book. Quantity: 12, 20 of an edition of 20 + 3AP, silkscreen prints on paper, each: 60 by 45 cm, 23¾ by 17¾ In. Executed in 1974 – 75. Estimate: 40,000 — 60,000 GBP (51,604 - 77,406 USD)- Kader Attia (B.1970, Algerian): Mirror Mask. Wood, mirror and metal stand, 57 by 21 by 20 cm., 22½ by 8¼ by 8 in. Executed in 2014. Estimate: 30,000 — 50,000 GBP (38,703 -  64,505 USD)- Ibrahim Mahama (B.1987, Ghanaian): John Abre 1. coal jutte sacks and cloth, 213 by 183 cm., 84 by 72 in. Executed in 2013 – 2014. Estimate: 30,000 — 40,000 GBP (38,703 - 51,604 USD)- Pascale Marthine Tayou (B.1967, Cameroonian): Lampedusa. Marbles, mixed media on wood in artist's frame, 165 by 212 by 8 cm., 65 by 83½ by 3¼ in. Executed in 2015. . Estimate: 30,000 — 50,000 GBP (38,703 - 64,505 USD)- Sweet Samba (B.1956, Congolese): Je Suis Le Meme Je Ne Suis Plus Le Meme / I Am the Same I Am Not the Same. Signed and dated 2003 (lower right), acrylic and glitter on canvas, 120 by 150 cm., 47¼ by 59¼ in. Estimate: 30,000 — 50,000 GBP (38,703 - 64,505 USD)- Pascale Marthine Tayou (B.1967, Cameroonian): Charcoal U. Mixed media on wood in artist's frame, 133 by 255 by 5 cm., 52½ by 100½ by 2 in. Executed in 2013. Estimate: 30,000 — 50,000 GBP (38,703 - 64,505 USD)For details, visit: https://www.sothebys.com/en/Click on the slideshow for the highlights of the sale.http://www.blouinartinfo.com/Founder: Louise Blouin 

Auction Preview: The Midas Touch at Sotheby’s, London, Oct 17

What: The Midas TouchWhere: Sotheby’s, 34-35 New Bond Street, London W1A 2AA, UKWhen: October 17; 02.30 PM BSTTop lots of the sale:- Yves Klein (1928 – 1962): Monogold without Title (Mg 44). Signed, dated  Paris 1961 and dedicated  For Jeannine
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Auction Preview: The Midas Touch at Sotheby’s, London, Oct 17

What: The Midas TouchWhere: Sotheby’s, 34-35 New Bond Street, London W1A 2AA, UKWhen: October 17; 02.30 PM BSTTop lots of the sale:- Yves Klein (1928 – 1962): Monogold without Title (Mg 44). Signed, dated  Paris 1961 and dedicated  For Jeannine with the true friendship of Yves on the reverse, gold leaf on wood panel, 21 by 15.5 by 8 3/8 by 6 1/8 in. Estimate: 800,000 — 1,200,000 GBP (1,028,160 - 1,542,240 USD)- Gold Ferrari. The only 512 BB finished in Oro Chiaro Metallizzato over Testa di Moro. Fully restored in Modena by marque experts, Just three private owners from new, Ferrari Classiche certified. Estimate: 350,000 — 450,000 GBP (449,820 - 578,340 USD)- A unique French gilded silver mounted marble tea table from the 1904 St Louis International Exhibition, Maison Aucoc, Paris, circa 1900. In the French Empire style, the triform base with classical leaf border supporting three finely sculpted winged female torsi around central column, surmounted by circular mount applied with empire motifs and enclosing the Greek antique green marble top,  post-1878 French export marks, 101cm., 40in. diameter; 89cm., 35in. high. Estimate: 300,000 — 500,000 GBP (385,560 - 642,600 USD)- Marc Quinn (B. 1964): Song of the Siren. Incised with the artist's signature, dated 2010 and numbered on the underside, 18 carat gold, 48.3 cm., 19 in. Executed in 2010, this work is from an edition of 1, plus 1 artist's proof. Estimate: 300,000 — 400,000 GBP (385,560 - 514,080 USD)- Jean-Leon Gerome (1824 – 1904): French Corinth. Signed: J.L. Gerome, inscribed: Non Licet Omnibus / Adire Corinthum (Not everybody can go to Corinth), stamped: Siot - Paris and: Bronze and numbered: 129M. Bronze, gilt patina, inlaid with semi-precious stones, 73.5 cm., 28 7/8 in. overall. Estimate: 250,000 — 350,000 GBP (321,300 - 449,820 USD)- A French gilt-bronze mounted frosted cut crystal 'Elephant' liqueur set by Baccarat, made for or after the Exposition Universelle de Paris of 1878, circa 1880. The body of the elephant in frosted and pearlised crystal with a harness, draped and ornamented with gilt-bronze, supporting a palanquin in the form of an Indian temple carved with the god Ganesh in low relief, the palanquin in the form of a liqueur set containing a removable stand containing four decanters in engraved and gilded crystal with a harness for two rows of six goblets with handles, standing on a bevelled and diamond cut crystal tray with a gilt-bronze border and handles forming the trunk and heads of the elephant, 62.5cm high, 56.5cm wide, 23cm deep; 2ft., 1ft. 10 1/4in., 9 1/16in. Estimate: 250,000 — 400,000 GBP (321,300 - 514,080 USD)- A pair of large 18ct gold and plique-a-jour enamel vases, McCabe & McCarty for Asprey & Garrard, London, 1998. Each bowl of tapering foliate form with scalloped rim, polychrome enamelled plique-a-jour v-sections of floral sprays, the spreading conical circular base similarly enamelled in triangular lozenges, signed Asprey & Garrard. 33 cm., 13 in. high, 5598 gr., 180 oz.. Estimate: 200,000 — 300,000 GBP (257,040 - 385,560 USD)For details, visit: https://www.sothebys.com/en/Click on the slideshow for the highlights of the sale.http://www.blouinartinfo.com/Founder: Louise Blouin 

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Zarco: «No solution» to Yamaha's bike problems

Yamaha is now amid a 23-race winless streak in MotoGP, and the Iwata-based manufacturer has failed to even score a podium finish in the past four race weekends. Zarco, along with factory riders Valentino Rossi and Maverick Vinales, has also struggled for mos
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Zarco: «No solution» to Yamaha's bike problems

Yamaha is now amid a 23-race winless streak in MotoGP, and the Iwata-based manufacturer has failed to even score a podium finish in the past four race weekends. Zarco, along with factory riders Valentino Rossi and Maverick Vinales, has also struggled for most of the season despite a strong start, failing to take a top-six result since Jerez in May. Yamaha's long-standing rear traction issues ... ... Keep reading

Merhi returns to Formula 2 with Campos

The ex-DTM driver, who has competed in F2 and the World Endurance Championship since leaving F1 in 2015, exited the struggling MP Motorsport team after the Hungaroring round in July. The team struggled to master the tricky Pirelli F2 tyres – particularly i
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Merhi returns to Formula 2 with Campos

The ex-DTM driver, who has competed in F2 and the World Endurance Championship since leaving F1 in 2015, exited the struggling MP Motorsport team after the Hungaroring round in July. The team struggled to master the tricky Pirelli F2 tyres – particularly in qualifying – with the series' new car, and that led to friction within the team, ultimately leading to Merhi's departure. He missed ... ... Keep reading

LEADING OFF: Astros, Cubs can clinch; Wright makes comeback

LEADING OFF: Astros, Cubs can clinch; Wright makes Mets comeback; Brewers and Cardinals continue big series; Giants begin GM search
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LEADING OFF: Astros, Cubs can clinch; Wright makes comeback

LEADING OFF: Astros, Cubs can clinch; Wright makes Mets comeback; Brewers and Cardinals continue big series; Giants begin GM search

«Ludicrous» to think Renault can join top three fight in 2019

Although the French car manufacturer has made good progress this year as it aims to finish fourth overall behind Mercedes, Ferrari and Red Bull, Budkowski is sceptical about his outfit having a chance of doing much better in 2019. Instead, he believes that a
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«Ludicrous» to think Renault can join top three fight in 2019

Although the French car manufacturer has made good progress this year as it aims to finish fourth overall behind Mercedes, Ferrari and Red Bull, Budkowski is sceptical about his outfit having a chance of doing much better in 2019. Instead, he believes that a fight for genuine wins against F1's top three outfits will have to wait for a major rules reset in 2021. "Obviously I hope it will be ... ... Keep reading

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