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 2020-09-24 07:17 

AP

Tiny Rubik's Cube goes on sale in Japan for anniversary...

TOKYO (AP) — A tiny but playable Rubik's Cube, so little it fits on your fingertip, has gone on sale in Japan for 198,000 yen, or about $1,900, for delivery starting in December.Billed as......

 2020-09-24 07:08 

UPI

Study: Diabetes drug metformin may protect the aging brain...

New research suggests that people taking the drug metformin appear to have significantly slower declines in thinking and memory as they age....

 2020-09-24 07:06 

UPI

Judge rules Eric Trump must give deposition before election...

A New York state judge has dismissed a request from Eric Trump, the son of President Donald Trump, to delay being interviewed by the state's attorney general until after the November presidential election....

 2020-09-24 07:02 

AP

How can I tell the difference between the flu and COVID-19?...

How can I tell the difference between the flu and COVID-19?It's impossible to tell without a test. Influenza and COVID-19 have such similar symptoms, you may need to get tested to know......

 2020-09-24 07:00 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Pets At Home sees profit above market estimates as lockdown eases...

British pet supplies retailer Pets At Home said on Thursday it expects full-year pretax profit to be materially above market estimates due to easing lockdown restrictions....

 2020-09-24 07:00 

UPI

Blue Origin plans Texas launch of experiments for NASA, universities...

Blue Origin's reusable New Shepard rocket is scheduled for launch from West Texas on Thursday, with controllers hoping to test NASA's new lunar lander sensor technology and conduct other experiments....

 2020-09-24 07:00 

UPI

Famous birthdays for Sept. 24: Nia Vardalos, Ben Platt...

Actor Nia Vardalos turns 58 and actor Ben Platt turns 27, among the famous birthdays for Sept. 24....

 2020-09-24 07:00 

UPI

Fantasy football: Kelce, Andrews top Week 3 tight end rankings...

Kansas City Chiefs tight end Travis Kelce tops UPI senior sports writer Alex Butler's Week 3 fantasy football tight end rankings....

 2020-09-24 07:00 

UPI

Chris Rock addresses humor in 'Fargo' violence...

Chris Rock, Jessie Buckley and Jack Huston discuss the ways in which "Fargo" Season 4 finds twisted humor in its violent situations....

 2020-09-24 07:00 

UPI

On This Day, Sept. 24: Hurricane Rita makes landfall...

On Sept. 24, 2005, the eye of Hurricane Rita made landfall at the Texas-Louisiana border....

 2020-09-24 07:00 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Unusually heavy rains in Senegal expose big gap in $1.4 bln flood plan...

More than two weeks after heavy rains hit Senegal, thigh-high stagnant water still fills streets in Dakar's suburbs, as angry residents ask what happened to a $1.4 billion government plan to protect citizens from rising flood risk....

 2020-09-24 06:59 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Cineworld swings to loss, says may need to raise more money...

Cineworld said on Thursday it might need to raise more money if it is required to shut its theatres again following fresh pandemic curbs, as one of the world's biggest cinema operators swung to a $1.64 billion loss for the first half....

 2020-09-24 06:59 

Reuters

[ UK ]

UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Sept. 24...

Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 50 points lower at 5,849 on Thursday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures down 1.21% ahead of cash market open....

 2020-09-24 06:59 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Smiths Group plans job cuts after annual profit falls...

Smiths Group reported a 26% fall in annual operating profit on Thursday due to higher costs and a hit from the COVID-19 pandemic, while the British engineering firm also said it would cut jobs as part of its restructuring plan....

 2020-09-24 06:58 

Reuters

[ UK ]

UPDATE 1-Cineworld swings to loss, says may need to raise more money...

Cineworld said on Thursday it might need to raise more money if it is required to shut its theatres again following fresh pandemic curbs, as one of the world's biggest cinema operators swung to a $1.64 billion loss for the first half....

 2020-09-24 06:58 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Oil falls as demand growth concerns outweigh U.S. stock drawdown...

Oil prices dropped on Thursday, weighed down by concerns that U.S. economic recovery is slowing as the coronavirus outbreak lingers, while a renewed wave of COVID-19 cases in Europe have led to reimposed travel restrictions in several countries....

 2020-09-24 06:57 

Reuters

[ UK ]

CORRECTED-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Sept. 24...

(Corrects to 5,849 points from 584 in first paragraph) Sept 24 - Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 50 points lower at 5,849 on Thursday, according to financial bookmakers. * ASTRAZENECA: AstraZeneca said that it has no involvement in a planned ...

 2020-09-24 06:57 

Reuters

Iraq oil minister expects deal to up oil exports...

Iraqi Oil Minister Ihsan Abdul Jabbar expects to reach an agreement soon with the OPEC+ group over increasing Iraq's crude oil exports, state news agency INA cited him as saying on Thursday....

 2020-09-24 06:57 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Iraq oil minister expects deal to up oil exports...

Iraqi Oil Minister Ihsan Abdul Jabbar expects to reach an agreement soon with the OPEC+ group over increasing Iraq's crude oil exports, state news agency INA cited him as saying on Thursday....

 2020-09-24 06:57 

Reuters

UPDATE 2-Oil falls as demand growth concerns outweigh U.S. stock drawdown...

Oil prices dropped on Thursday, weighed down by concerns that U.S. economic recovery is slowing as the coronavirus outbreak lingers, while a renewed wave of COVID-19 cases in Europe have led to reimposed travel restrictions in several countries....

 2020-09-24 06:57 

Reuters

[ UK ]

UPDATE 2-Oil falls as demand growth concerns outweigh U.S. stock drawdown...

Oil prices dropped on Thursday, weighed down by concerns that U.S. economic recovery is slowing as the coronavirus outbreak lingers, while a renewed wave of COVID-19 cases in Europe have led to reimposed travel restrictions in several countries....

 2020-09-24 06:56 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Go-Ahead warns of uncertainty on second-wave fears...

UK transport operator Go-Ahead said that it was now running more than 90% of its bus and rail services across the country but the pandemic was causing uncertainty over its outlook....

 2020-09-24 06:56 

Reuters

[ UK ]

S.Korean shares close at near 2-month low as economic recovery falters...

Round-up of South Korean financial markets:...

 2020-09-24 06:56 

Reuters

S.Korean shares close at near 2-month low as economic recovery falters...

Round-up of South Korean financial markets:...

 2020-09-24 06:56 

Reuters

Exclusive: Chinese state investors to take BMW partner Brilliance private - sources...

Chinese state-backed investors are considering taking BMW's main Chinese joint-venture partner Brilliance private, five people with knowledge of the matter told Reuters, in the latest such deal targeting beaten down Hong Kong-listed stocks....

 2020-09-24 06:56 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Exclusive: Chinese state investors to take BMW partner Brilliance private - sources...

Chinese state-backed investors are considering taking BMW's main Chinese joint-venture partner Brilliance private, five people with knowledge of the matter told Reuters, in the latest such deal targeting beaten down Hong Kong-listed stocks....

 2020-09-24 06:55 

Reuters

Iraq oil minister expects deal to up oil exports...

Iraqi Oil Minister Ihsan Abdul Jabbar expects to reach an agreement soon with the OPEC+ group over increasing Iraq's crude oil exports, state news agency INA cited him as saying on Thursday....

 2020-09-24 06:55 

Reuters

UK health minister doesn't rule out telling uni students to stay away from home at Christmas...

British health minister Matt Hancock on Thursday didn't rule out the possibility that university students would have to stay away from home over Christmas to reduce the spread of COVID-19 if there were widespread issues with outbreaks on campus....

 2020-09-24 06:55 

Reuters

[ UK ]

UK health minister doesn't rule out telling uni students to stay away from home at Christmas...

British health minister Matt Hancock on Thursday didn't rule out the possibility that university students would have to stay away from home over Christmas to reduce the spread of COVID-19 if there were widespread issues with outbreaks on campus....

 2020-09-24 06:54 

Reuters

Exclusive: Chinese state investors to take BMW partner Brilliance private - sources...

Chinese state-backed investors are considering taking BMW's main Chinese joint-venture partner Brilliance private, five people with knowledge of the matter told Reuters, in the latest such deal targeting beaten down Hong Kong-listed stocks....

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