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 2020-07-07 23:23 

Kuwait News Agency

Yemen reports 13 virus cases, 3 deaths...

ADEN, July 7 (KUNA) -- The Yemeni health authorities on Tuesday confirmed 13 more infections with the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) over the past 24 hours, bringing the country's caseload to 1,297. Three patients have succumbed to the illness, raising ...

 2020-07-07 23:18 

Saudi Press Agency

Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques Chairs Cabinet's Virtual Session 3 Riyadh...
 2020-07-07 23:18 

Saudi Press Agency

Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques Chairs Cabinet's Virtual Session 4 Riyadh...
 2020-07-07 23:18 

Saudi Press Agency

Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques Chairs Cabinet's Virtual Session 2 Riyadh...
 2020-07-07 23:18 

Saudi Press Agency

Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques Chairs Cabinet's Virtual Session...
 2020-07-07 23:17 

Kuwait News Agency

Covid-19 claims 3 lives, infects 228 people in Morocco...

RABAT, July 7 (KUNA) -- The Moroccan Ministry of Health reported three more deaths from the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) and 228 infections over the past 24 hours. The figures took the death toll from the pandemic in the Kingdom to 240 and the caseload to...

 2020-07-07 23:15 

UPI

State Department approves $23M sale of Black Hawk to Jordan...

The State Department has approved the possible $23 million deal to sell one UH-60M Black Hawk helicopter and related equipment to the government of Jordan, the Defense Security Cooperation Agency announced Tuesday....

 2020-07-07 23:10 

UPI

Tropical Storm Cristina forms in Pacific, expected to become season's 1st hurricane...

Tropical Storm Cristina formed in the Pacific Ocean late Monday and is on track to become the first hurricane of 2020, forecasters say....

 2020-07-07 23:02 

Kuwait News Agency

Greece reports one virus fatality, 27 cases...

KUWAIT, July 7 (KUNA) - Greece's National Public Health Organization (NPHO) said Tuesday that one person died from the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) and 27 others caught the illness over the past 24 hours. The figures have taken the death toll to193 an...

 2020-07-07 22:55 

UPI

Delta, JetBlue, Alaska airlines sign letters of intent to receive CARES loans...

Delta, United, JetBlue, Southwest and Alaska airlines signed letters of intent to receive federal loans to help the industry weather the COVID-19 pandemic, the Treasury Department announced Tuesday....

 2020-07-07 22:55 

Bahrain News Agency

French ex-PM, health ministers to face judicial virus response probe...
 2020-07-07 22:54 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Soccer-Milan coach Pioli just focusing on the present...

AC Milan scored three times in five astonishing second-half minutes as they hit back from two goals down to beat visiting Serie A leaders Juventus 4-2 on Tuesday, the first points dropped by the Turin side since the season restarted last month....

 2020-07-07 22:52 

Kuwait News Agency

US pays Novavax USD 1.6 bln for COVID-19 vaccine...

WASHINGTON, July 7 (KUNA) -- The US government, on Tuesday, granted USD 1.6 billion to Novavax company to test and manufacture a possible COVID-19 vaccine by the end of 2020. The biotechnology company said in a statement that it was chosen to participate ...

 2020-07-07 22:51 

Reuters Canada

Exclusive: U.S. probing allegations TikTok violated children's privacy - sources...

The Federal Trade Commission and the U.S. Justice Department are looking into allegations that popular app TikTok failed to live up to a 2019 agreement aimed at protecting children...

 2020-07-07 22:51 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Exclusive: U.S. probing allegations TikTok violated children's privacy - sources...

The Federal Trade Commission and the U.S. Justice Department are looking into allegations that popular app TikTok failed to live up to a 2019 agreement aimed at protecting children's privacy, according to two people interviewed by the agencies....

 2020-07-07 22:51 

BloombergQuint

Oil Stuck Below $41 as Surging Virus Cases Dim Demand Outlook...

Oil Stuck Below $41 as Surging Virus Cases Dim Demand Outlook...

 2020-07-07 22:51 

Bahrain News Agency

Travelers are venturing out again but avoiding planes, international trips, survey shows...
 2020-07-07 22:47 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Exclusive: U.S. probing allegations TikTok violated children's privacy - sources...

The Federal Trade Commission and the U.S. Justice Department are looking into allegations that popular app TikTok failed to live up to a 2019 agreement aimed at protecting children's privacy, according to two people interviewed by the agencies....

 2020-07-07 22:46 

Ecns.cn

21 dead, 15 injured after bus plunges into lake in southwest China...

Twenty-one people were killed and 15 injured after a bus fell into a lake in the city of Anshun in southwest China's Guizhou Province Tuesday, local authorities said....

 2020-07-07 22:46 

Ecns.cn

China's Wuhan to build COVID-19 convalescent plasma pool...

China's Wuhan plans to build a pool of convalescent plasma collected from donors who have recovered from COVID-19, to help more patients....

 2020-07-07 22:44 

Reuters

[ UK ]

UPDATE 1-Soccer-Celta and Atletico share spoils in insipid draw...

Atletico Madrid dropped points for the third time since the season resumed after the coronavirus stoppage as they drew 1-1 away to struggling Celta Vigo in an uninspiring match in La Liga on Tuesday....

 2020-07-07 22:44 

Reuters

[ UK ]

UPDATE 1-Soccer-Celta and Atletico share spoils in insipid draw...

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 2020-07-07 22:44 

Kuwait News Agency

Min. Al-Jabri: Kuwait media highly appreciated by world...

KUWAIT, July 7 (KUNA) -- Minister of Information and Minister of State for Youth Affairs Mohammad Al-Jabri stressed on Tuesday the valued role of Kuwaiti media on a global scale. Al-Jabri made the statement while inaugurating Kuwait's first media foru...

 2020-07-07 22:43 

Reuters Canada

Exclusive: U.S. probing allegations TikTok violated children's privacy - sources...

The Federal Trade Commission and the U.S. Justice Department are looking into allegations that popular app TikTok failed to live up to a 2019 agreement aimed at protecting children...

 2020-07-07 22:43 

Reuters

[ UK ]

U.S. withdrawal from WHO over claims of China influence to take effect July 2021: U.N....

The United States will leave the World Health Organization (WHO) on July 6, 2021, the United Nations said on Tuesday, after receiving notification of the decision by President Donald Trump, who has accused the agency of becoming a puppet for China during ...

 2020-07-07 22:42 

Reuters

[ UK ]

U.S. withdrawal from WHO over claims of China influence to take effect July 2021 - U.N....

The United States will leave the World Health Organization (WHO) on July 6, 2021, the United Nations said on Tuesday, after receiving notification of the decision by President Donald Trump, who has accused the agency of becoming a puppet for China during ...

 2020-07-07 22:40 

Kuwait News Agency

Turkey reports 19 virus-related deaths, 1,053 cases...

KUWAIT, July 7 (KUNA) -- The Turkish health authorities registered 1,053 new infection cases of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) over the past 24 hours, bringing the tally to 207,897. The country's death toll from the pandemic rose to 5,260, with 19 n...

 2020-07-07 22:40 

Bahrain News Agency

French coronavirus death toll up 13 at 29,933, new cases slow...
 2020-07-07 22:38 

UPI

Alabama offensive coordinator Steve Sarkisian recovering from heart surgery...

Alabama Crimson Tide offensive coordinator Steve Sarkisian had heart surgery last week and is expected to make a full recovery....

 2020-07-07 22:36 

Reuters

[ UK ]

UPDATE 2-Soccer-Milan hit back with three goals in five minutes to floor Juve...

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 2020-07-07 22:36 

TASS

Russian troops to get S-500 air defense systems in coming years...

The commander of Missile Defense Troops of the Russian Aerospace Forces Sergei Babakov said that apart from aerodynamic and ballistic targets, S-500 systems can detect and destroy hypersound weapons of all modifications, including in the near space...

 2020-07-07 22:33 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Demonstrators storm Serbian parliament in protest over lockdown...

A group of opposition supporters stormed the Serbian parliament building in Belgrade on Tuesday in a protest against a lockdown planned for the capital this weekend to halt the spread of the coronavirus....

 2020-07-07 22:33 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Australia shares set to fall as Melbourne lockdown dents sentiment, NZ up...

Australian shares were poised to openlower on Wednesday as lockdown measures were brought back inMelbourne following a recent spike in coronavirus cases,dampening hopes of economic recovery. Investor sentiment took a hit after lockdown measures werereimpo...

 2020-07-07 22:33 

Kuwait News Agency

WHO: COVID-19 first wave not over yet...

GENEVA, July 7 (KUNA) -- The World Health Organization (WHO) Director General, Tedros Ghebreyesus, affirmed Tuesday that the first wave of the COVID-19 pandemic is not over yet. "The virus infection rates during the last weekend all over the world amo...

 2020-07-07 22:32 

Reuters

[ UK ]

BRIEF-Bridgebio Pharma Inc Files For Mixed Shelf Of Upto $350 Mln...

BridgeBio Pharma Inc:...

 2020-07-07 22:31 

AP

Kansas among 14 states with most rapid COVID-19 spread...

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas is among the top 14 states in the country for the most rapid spread of coronavirus, and in the top 14 states for having the least restrictions on activities, the state's......

 2020-07-07 22:31 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Mexican broadcaster Televisa posts strong gains in Q2 net profit...

Grupo Televisa , Mexico's largest broadcaster, reported on Tuesday a second-quarter net profit of 1.74 billion pesos ($75.77 million), nearly double its net profit of 919.1 million pesos the same period last year....

 2020-07-07 22:31 

Reuters

[ UK ]

BRIEF-Vivus Completes Solicitation For In-Court Reorganization Plan To Become A Wholly Owned Subsidiary Of IEH Biopharma...

Vivus Inc:...

 2020-07-07 22:30 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Soccer-Arsenal's Arteta frustrated by Nketiah red card...

Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta was left frustrated and puzzled after Eddie Nketiah's red card late on in Tuesday's 1-1 home draw with Leicester City in the Premier League....

 2020-07-07 22:28 

Saudi Press Agency

142 governmental initiatives to mitigate financial, economic effects of consequences of Coronavirus...
 2020-07-07 22:28 

Bahrain News Agency

[ Arab News ]

Saudi; British foreign ministers discuss regional developments...
 2020-07-07 22:26 

AP

More positive tests, canceled workouts add to MLB unease...

As baseball nears the two-week countdown to the start of its delayed season, the COVID-19 pandemic continues to keep more players, including Boston Red Sox projected opening day starter Eduardo......

 2020-07-07 22:26 

AP

Candy company fined $485,000 after workplace injuries...

BELLWOOD, Ill. (AP) — A Chicago-area candy company has been fined nearly $500,000 for workplace injuries, including a fingertip amputation, federal regulators said Tuesday.The incidents......

 2020-07-07 22:25 

BloombergQuint

Top Galleries, Famous Artists Got Millions in U.S. Bailout Loans...

Top Galleries, Famous Artists Got Millions in U.S. Bailout Loans...

 2020-07-07 22:24 

Sputnik International

Christo Pretender...

In recent weeks, US President Donald Trump has been so focused on his domestic agenda of preserving statues and monuments that his campaign has apparently extended the policy to foreign nations, vowing to protect Brazil's most iconic statue from "...

 2020-07-07 22:23 

Sputnik International

Former Kasabian Singer Tom Meighen Pleads Guilty to Assaulting His Ex-Fiancee...

Tom Meighen, the former lead vocalist of rock band Kasabian, was given an 18-month community order and 200 hours of unpaid work after pleading guilty to assaulting his ex-fiancee on 9 April. This comes a day after Kasabian announced Meighen would be stepp...

 2020-07-07 22:21 

BloombergQuint

Trump Aides Weigh Proposals to Undermine Hong Kong's Dollar Peg...

Trump Aides Weigh Proposals to Undermine Hong Kong's Dollar Peg...

 2020-07-07 22:21 

Reuters Canada

'Significant spread' of virus could nix season again: Silver...

NBA commissioner Adam Silver on Tuesday voiced concern that a "significant spread" of the coronavirus could potentially expose a "hole in our bubble" and shut down the season a second time....

 2020-07-07 22:21 

Kuwait News Agency

Algeria reports nine virus-related deaths, 475 cases...

ALGIERS, July 7 (KUNA) -- The Algerian health authorities said Tuesday that nine more people died from complications relating to the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) and 475 others tested positive for the illness over the past 24 hours. The figures have taken...

 2020-07-07 22:20 

AP

AP Explains: Bolsonaro has jousted at virus fears for months...

SAO PAULO (AP) — Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro for months flirted with the new coronavirus as he flouted social distancing at lively demonstrations and encouraged crowds during outings from......

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