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 2020-01-17 21:36 

Reuters

Wall Street hits new highs in strongest week since August...

Wall Street climbed to record highs on Friday, with major indexes turning in their strongest weekly gains since August, after strong U.S. housing data and signs of resilience in the Chinese economy raised hopes of a rebound in global growth.'...

 2020-01-17 21:36 

Reuters

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Wall Street hits new highs in strongest week since August...

Wall Street climbed to record highs on Friday, with major indexes turning in the......

 2020-01-17 21:36 

Reuters

Taliban open to 10-day ceasefire with U.S., talks with Afghan govt -sources...

The Taliban will implement a 10-day ceasefire with U.S. troops, a reduction in violence with Afghan forces and discussions with Afghan government officials if it reaches a deal with U.S. negotiators in talks in Doha, two sources have said.'...

 2020-01-17 21:36 

Reuters

GLOBAL MARKETS-Shares set fresh records, lifted by U.S. housing data...
 2020-01-17 21:36 

Reuters

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GLOBAL MARKETS-Shares set fresh records, lifted by U.S. housing data...

Key world equity indexes scaled new highs on Friday, boosted by a surge in U.S. ......

 2020-01-17 21:35 

Reuters

US STOCKS-Wall Street hits new highs in strongest week since August...
 2020-01-17 21:35 

Reuters

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US STOCKS-Wall Street hits new highs in strongest week since August...

Wall Street climbed to record highs on Friday, with major indexes turning in the......

 2020-01-17 21:34 

Reuters

Best Buy starts investigation into CEO's personal conduct...

U.S. consumer electronics retailer Best Buy Co said on Friday its board was conducting an independent review on allegations of misconduct against Chief Executive Officer Corie Barry after receiving an anonymous letter.'...

 2020-01-17 21:34 

Reuters

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Best Buy starts investigation into CEO's personal conduct...

U.S. consumer electronics retailer Best Buy Co said on Friday its board was cond......

 2020-01-17 21:34 

Yonhap News

U.S. military leader expresses full confidence in ability to defend against new N.K. missiles...

By Lee Haye-ah WASHINGTON, Jan. 17 (Yonhap) -- The vice chairman of the U.S. Joint Chief......

 2020-01-17 21:33 

UPI

Time of day may not matter for warfarin dose...

Patients taking the blood thinner warfarin have been told that it should be taken at night, but a new study found the time of day doesn't matter....

 2020-01-17 21:33 

Reuters

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Schalke stun Gladbach 2-0 in Bundesliga restart...

Michael Gregoritsch scored on his Schalke 04 debut and helped set up the other g......

 2020-01-17 21:32 

Reuters

UPDATE 1-Best Buy starts investigation into CEO's personal conduct...
 2020-01-17 21:31 

UPI

Eighth Space Flag exercise wrapped as Space Force signed into law...

Space Flag wrapped its eighth exercise at the Boeing Virtual Warfare Center on the day the U.S. Space Force was created, the branch has announced....

 2020-01-17 21:31 

Reuters

Netflix opens Paris office, plans new French-language series...

U.S. television streaming company Netflix has opened a new Paris office and plans to develop more than 20 original French-language productions in 2020, it said on Friday.'...

 2020-01-17 21:31 

AFP

Khamenei plays down protests, says Iran foes exploiting plane tragedy...

Iran's supreme leader said Friday that demonstrations at home over the accidental downing of a Ukrainian airliner were unrepresentative of the Iranian people and accused the country's enemies of exploiting it for propaganda purposes."The spoke...

 2020-01-17 21:31 

AFP

Celebrity lawyer Dershowitz to defend Trump...

America's most famous celebrity attorney, Alan Dershowitz, said Friday he would be part of the legal team defending President Donald Trump in his Senate impeachment trial....

 2020-01-17 21:30 

Reuters

Brazil's Petrobras moves forward in process to sell remaining stake in TAG...

Brazil's state-run oil company Petroleo Brasileiro said on Friday that it had begun the "non-binding phase" of the process of selling its remaining 10% stake in its former pipeline subsidiary Transportadora Associada de Gs (TAG).'...

 2020-01-17 21:30 

Reuters

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Brazil's Petrobras moves forward in process to sell remaining stake in TAG...

Brazil's state-run oil company Petroleo Brasileiro said on Friday that it h......

 2020-01-17 21:30 

Reuters

Elegant Kim Jones collection stars on Dior menswear runway...
 2020-01-17 21:28 

Reuters

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U.S. Supreme Court to hear Trump appeal in Obamacare contraception fight...

The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday took up an appeal by President Donald Trump...

 2020-01-17 21:28 

Reuters

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Soccer-Schalke stun Gladbach 2-0 in Bundesliga restart...

Michael Gregoritsch scored on his Schalke 04 debut and helped set up the other g......

 2020-01-17 21:27 

BloombergQuint

Your Evening Briefing...

Your Evening Briefing...

 2020-01-17 21:27 

Sputnik International

Video: Rare Coin Featuring UK King Edward VIII Bought For $1.3 Million...

A rare, 1937 Edward VIII sovereign coin has been purchased by an unidentified private collector for $1.31 million....

 2020-01-17 21:26 

UPI

25 years after war, a Bosnian city fights for democracy...

A European court decision could open the way for residents of the Bosnian city of Mostar to vote in municipal elections and finally close an illegal landfill poisoning the city....

 2020-01-17 21:24 

Ecns.cn

Xi stresses building greater peace, rule of law in China...

Chinese President Xi Jinping has demanded efforts to build China into a country with greater peace and heightened rule of law....

 2020-01-17 21:24 

Ecns.cn

41 officials at provincial level punished over discipline violations...

Discipline inspection and supervisory agencies across China punished 587,000 officials over discipline violations in 2019, including 41 at the provincial and ministerial level, the top anti-graft body announced Friday....

 2020-01-17 21:23 

AP

Appeals court won't rehear Mississippi 15-week abortion case...

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A federal appeals court said Friday that it will not reconsider its ruling that Mississippi's law banning most abortions after 15 weeks is unconstitutional.The 2018......

 2020-01-17 21:22 

Ecns.cn

Xi arrives in Nay Pyi Taw for state visit to Myanmar...

Chinese President Xi Jinping arrived in Nay Pyi Taw on Friday for a state visit to Myanmar....

 2020-01-17 21:22 

Reuters

CANADA STOCKS - TSX rises 0.42 percent to 17,559.02...

* The Toronto Stock Exchange's TSX rises 0.42 percent to 17,559.02 * Leading the index were Ballard Power Systems Inc, up 9.3%, Interfor Corp, up 8.4%, and Norbord Inc, higher by 7.7%. * Lagging shares were Hexo Corp, down 9.1%, Bombardier Inc, down 8...

 2020-01-17 21:22 

Reuters

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CANADA STOCKS - TSX rises 0.42 percent to 17,559.02...

* The Toronto Stock Exchange's TSX rises 0.42 percent to 17,559.02 * Leadin......

 2020-01-17 21:22 

Reuters

UPDATE 1-Exxon to start loading first crude cargo from Guyana this weekend...

The first-ever cargo of Guyana's crude for export is scheduled to begin loading this weekend so the oil can be processed at Exxon Mobil's refining system, the company told Reuters on Friday.'...

 2020-01-17 21:22 

Reuters

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UPDATE 1-Exxon to start loading first crude cargo from Guyana this weekend...

The first-ever cargo of Guyana's crude for export is scheduled to begin loa......

 2020-01-17 21:22 

BloombergQuint

Warren Calls On Perry To Step Down From Energy Transfer Board...

Warren Calls On Perry To Step Down From Energy Transfer Board...

 2020-01-17 21:21 

Reuters

UK Labour's Long-Bailey launches leadership bid with call for 'new professionalism'...

Britain's Labour Party needs to do more to promote aspiration and look more like a government-in-waiting, the party's business spokeswoman, Rebecca Long-Bailey, said when she formally launched her leadership campaign on Friday.'...

 2020-01-17 21:20 

Reuters

Best Buy starts investigation into CEO's personal conduct...

U.S. consumer electronics retailer Best Buy Co said on Friday its board was conducting an independent review on allegations of misconduct against Chief Executive Officer Corie Barry after receiving an anonymous letter.'...

 2020-01-17 21:20 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Best Buy starts investigation into CEO's personal conduct...

U.S. consumer electronics retailer Best Buy Co said on Friday its board was cond......

 2020-01-17 21:20 

Reuters

CANADA FX DEBT-C$ weakens amid risk currency moves will concern Bank of Canada...
 2020-01-17 21:20 

Reuters

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CANADA FX DEBT-C$ weakens amid risk currency moves will concern Bank of Canada...

The Canadian dollar weakenedagainst its U.S. counterpart on Friday, as the gree......

 2020-01-17 21:20 

AFP

Michelin strips star from French culinary beacon Bocuse...

Two years after the death of renowned French chef Paul Bocuse, the Michelin Guide has stripped his flagship restaurant of the coveted three-star ranking it held for half a century, prompting anger and dismay from his culinary peers. "I am sad for the ...

 2020-01-17 21:20 

AFP

Khamenei plays down protests, says Iran foes exploiting plane tragedy...

Iran's supreme leader said Friday that demonstrations at home over the accidental downing of a Ukrainian airliner were unrepresentative of the Iranian people and accused the country's enemies of exploiting it for propaganda purposes."The spoke...

 2020-01-17 21:19 

Reuters Africa

U.S. to screen passengers for new China coronavirus at three airports...
 2020-01-17 21:19 

Reuters

One skier killed, another hurt in California avalanche...

One man was killed and another seriously hurt on Friday when they were caught in an avalanche at a northern California ski resort, the local sheriff's office said.'...

 2020-01-17 21:19 

Reuters

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One skier killed, another hurt in California avalanche...

One man was killed and another seriously hurt on Friday when they were caught in......

 2020-01-17 21:19 

AFP

Battling Barty sets up Adelaide final, Rublev wins thriller...

World number one Ashleigh Barty will warm up for the Australian Open with a final at the Adelaide International after a 3-6, 6-1, 7-6 (7/5) comeback win over Danielle Collins on Friday.Rublev is the first man since 2004 to play finals in the first two wee...

 2020-01-17 21:18 

AP

Bull-noser: Camera records moose trapping Alaska man in shed...

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — An Alaska man carrying garbage to his shed had to take cover inside when a curious bull decided to join him.A Ring home security camera captured Curtis Phelps......

 2020-01-17 21:18 

UPI

Mike Pompeo: U.S. will keep pressure on Venezuela's Nicols Maduro...

The United States and its Western allies will put additional pressure on the Venezuelan authoritarian regime of Nicols Maduro, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Friday....

 2020-01-17 21:17 

BloombergQuint

N.J. Governor Signs Bill Giving $5,000 Rebates for Electric Cars...

N.J. Governor Signs Bill Giving $5,000 Rebates for Electric Cars...

 2020-01-17 21:16 

UPI

Trump administration proposes further rollbacks of school lunch standards...

The Trump administration on Friday announced a rollback of regulations on school lunch standards, promising to put school officials "back in the driver's seat of their programs."...

 2020-01-17 21:16 

Reuters

One skier killed, another hurt in California avalanche...

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