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 2017-07-27 20:53 

AFP

IMF urges US to 'protect' gains won under Obamacare... +

The International Monetary Fund on Thursday waded into the US health care debate, urging the Trump administration to "protect" gains achieved under President Barack Obama.The global network of Agence France Presse covers 150 countriesIf you have n...

 2017-07-27 20:50 

Reuters

[ Business ]

Fiat Chrysler expected to win U.S. approval to sell '17 diesels: sources... +

U.S. and California regulators are expected to approve Fiat Chrysler Automobiles long-delayed request to sell 2017 diesel vehicles a move that may help the Italian-American automaker win approval for a software fix on older diesel models....

 2017-07-27 20:48 

AFP

Family of 'Swedish Schindler' sues Russia's security service... +

The family of Swedish diplomat Raoul Wallenberg, who saved thousands of Hungarian Jews during World War II before disappearing under Soviet rule, are suing Russia's security service for access to its files, their lawyer said Thursday.The global networ...

 2017-07-27 20:47 

UPI

Putin accuses U.S. lawmakers of 'insolence' over sanctions... +

President Vladimir Putin on Thursday said Russia would retaliate if tightened sanctions against the country are signed into law in the United States....

 2017-07-27 20:47 

AFP

Berlin pressures automakers as scandals pile up... +

German political leaders took the country's auto industry to task Thursday, demanding more action to reduce harmful diesel emissions even as new cartel allegations surfaced ahead of September elections. The global network of Agence France Presse cove...

 2017-07-27 20:46 

AFP

No changes yet to US military transgender policy: Joint Chiefs... +

The US military's top officer directed military heads on Thursday not to implement any changes to current policy on transgender personnel, a day after President Donald Trump tweeted they would be banned from serving.The global network of Agence France...

 2017-07-27 20:45 

AP

The Latest: More clashes after nightfall at Jerusalem site... +

JERUSALEM AP — The Latest on developments on a contested shrine in Israel all times local : 10:35 p.m. Violent clashes have erupted anew between Israeli security forces and Palestinians outside the Lion's Gate in Jerusalem's Old City, near a flashpo...

 2017-07-27 20:44 

UPI

San Francsico 49ers rookie Reuben Foster cleared for camp... +

San Francisco 49ers first-round pick Reuben Foster is ready to take the field in training camp after being medically cleared, coach Kyle Shanahan said Thursday....

 2017-07-27 20:39 

UPI

Study: Hearing loss rates hold steady for U.S. teens... +

A new study on the noise blasted in U.S. teenagers' ears found more kids are listening via earphones than ever before, hearing loss rates have not increased....

 2017-07-27 20:35 

AFP

Berlin orders recall of 22,000 Porsches over emissions cheating... +

Germany on Thursday ordered luxury car brand Porsche to recall 22,000 vehicles across Europe over emissions test cheating amid a widening election-year scandal.The global network of Agence France Presse covers 150 countriesIf you have news to share or a q...

 2017-07-27 20:34 

Reuters

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Breeding organization official indicted in N.Y. for cockfighting... +

The president of a game bird breeding organization was charged in New York federal court on Thursday with raising roosters for cockfighting....

 2017-07-27 20:34 

Reuters

[ Business ]

Iranian hackers used female bait to lure targets- researchers... +

Hackers believed to be working for the Iranian government have impersonated a young female photographer on social media for more than a year, luring men working in industries strategically important to Tehran's regional adversaries, according to......

 2017-07-27 20:34 

Reuters

[ Business ]

Booming stocks and credit, falling U.S. dollar seen giving Fed cover to hike... +

Despite analysts' chatter that sluggish inflation may prevent the Federal Reserve from raising interest rates further soon, the rosy scene in financial markets might allow U.S. policy-makers to squeeze in another rate hike this year after all....

 2017-07-27 20:34 

Reuters

[ Business ]

Intel second quarter revenue rises 9.1 percent... +

Intel Corp, the world's largest chipmaker, reported a 9.1 percent rise in quarterly revenue, helped by strength in its data center and personal computer businesses....

 2017-07-27 20:34 

AFP

Evacuees return home after France fires tamed... +

Huge fires that forced mass evacuations in southern France were under control Thursday, allowing holidaymakers and residents in the worst-hit area to return to their accommodation and homes.The global network of Agence France Presse covers 150 countriesIf...

 2017-07-27 20:30 

UPI

New genetic markers discovered that shorten lifespan... +

Researchers at the Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics have identified 16 new genetic markers that can negatively impact a person's lifespan....

 2017-07-27 20:29 

AP

UK police: Corporate manslaughter possible in tower fire... +

LONDON AP — British police said Thursday they have "reasonable grounds" to suspect that local authorities may have committed corporate manslaughter in a deadly high-rise fire in London. The Metropolitan Police force said it has officially informed t...

 2017-07-27 20:26 

UPI

[ Science ]

Tardigrade's DNA reveals water bears' secrets... +

New DNA analysis has unlocked several secrets of the water bear, known to scientists as tardigrades....

 2017-07-27 20:26 

AFP

Philander strikes as Cook defies South Africa... +

Vernon Philander again proved a thorn in England's side as Alastair Cook held firm against South Africa on Thursday's first day of the third Test at The Oval.The global network of Agence France Presse covers 150 countriesIf you have news to share ...

 2017-07-27 20:25 

UPI

Boeing, U.S. military finish EMP testing on KC-46 tanker... +

A joint team from Boeing, the Air Force, and the Naval Air Systems command have completed tests for the KC-46 tanker's resistance to electromagnetic radiation....

 2017-07-27 20:19 

Reuters

[ Business ]

Gundlach's DoubleLine purchased five-month put options on S&P 500... +

Jeffrey Gundlach's DoubleLine Capital purchased some five-month put options on the Standard & Poor's 500 Index a couple days ago as the CBOE Volatility Index .VIX fell to its lowest since December 1993....

 2017-07-27 20:15 

Reuters

[ World ]

Pakistan abducts own citizens, muzzles rights watchdog - U.N.... +

Pakistan must address a catalog of human rights failings including state-sponsored abductions and a death penalty that amounts to torture, but its national watchdog is muzzled, the U.N. Human Rights Committee said on Thursday....

 2017-07-27 20:14 

AP

Fox News spends bucks to poke fun at The New York Times... +

NEW YORK AP — Fox News Channel gave The New York Times more than $100,000 to poke fun at the newspaper. Fox ran a full-page advertisement in the Times on Thursday, blurbing a recent review in the newspaper that called the "Fox & Friends" morning sho...

 2017-07-27 20:13 

UPI

Mood, anxiety disorders not linked to very preterm birth... +

Researchers at the University of Tennessee found very preterm or very low-weight babies were not at a higher risk of developing mood, anxiety disorders....

 2017-07-27 20:13 

Reuters Canada

Intel second quarter revenue rises 9.1 percent... +

Intel Corp, the world's largest chipmaker, reported a 9.1 percent rise in quarterly revenue, helped by strength in its data center and personal computer businesses....

 2017-07-27 20:13 

Reuters Canada

Intel second quaretr revenue rises 9.1 percent... +

Intel Corp, the world's largest chipmaker, reported a 9.1 percent rise in quarterly revenue, helped by strength in its data center and personal computer businesses....

 2017-07-27 20:12 

AP

The Latest: White House dodges queries about chief of staff... +

WASHINGTON AP — The Latest on White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci and his complaints about White House leaks to the news media all times local : 3:10 p.m. The White House's chief spokeswoman is dodging a question about whether the...

 2017-07-27 20:11 

Reuters Canada

Amazon profit slumps 77 percent as costs surge... +

Amazon.com Inc reported a 77 percent slump in quarterly profit as the company invests heavily in areas such as video content and in fast-growing economies such as India....

 2017-07-27 20:11 

UPI

Minnesota Vikings say they have no quarterback controversy... +

MANKATO, Minn. -- Move along, people. If there's a quarterback controversy you're looking for in Minnesota, there's nothing to see....

 2017-07-27 20:08 

UPI

[ Science ]

For some microorganisms, symbiosis is more of a hostage situation... +

New analysis of common freshwater bacteria suggests some symbiotic relationships are marred by coercion -- more hostage situation than free exchange....

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