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 2020-07-31 17:16 

Reuters

[ UK ]

U.S. oil & gas rig count holds steady at record low -Baker Hughes...

U.S. energy firms kept the number of oil and natural gas rigs unchanged at a record low as the rig count fell for a fifth straight month, although July marked the smallest monthly decline due to a recovery in prices....

 2020-07-31 17:16 

Reuters

U.S. oil & gas rig count holds steady at record low -Baker Hughes...

U.S. energy firms kept the number of oil and natural gas rigs unchanged at a record low as the rig count fell for a fifth straight month, although July marked the smallest monthly decline due to a recovery in prices.'...

 2020-07-31 17:16 

AP

Oklahoma reports confirmed coronavirus cases pass 36,000...

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — There are a reported 747 new coronavirus cases in Oklahoma to push the total past 36,000 along with five more deaths due to COVID-19, the disease caused by the illness, the......

 2020-07-31 17:16 

AP

3 accused of taking bribes for North Dakota reservation work...

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Three members of a tribe on the oil-rich Fort Berthold Indian Reservation in North Dakota are accused of accepting hundreds of thousands of dollars in bribes and kickbacks......

 2020-07-31 17:16 

BloombergQuint

New Jersey in 'Dangerous Place' as Virus Transmission Rate Jumps...

New Jersey in 'Dangerous Place' as Virus Transmission Rate Jumps...

 2020-07-31 17:16 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Fisker SPAC shares fall 20% after electric carmaker reports delays in Volkswagen deal...

Shares of the so-called blank-check company merging with electric carmaker Fisker fell 20% on Friday after it disclosed it would not close a deal by the end of July to use Volkswagen AG's electric-vehicle platform for its vehicles....

 2020-07-31 17:15 

Ecns.cn

Ancient technique of salt production well-preserved in China's Tibet...

An ancient technique of salt production since Tang Dynasty (618-907) is well-preserved in Mangkam County....

 2020-07-31 17:15 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Coronavirus child care pinch in U.S. poses threat to economic gains of working women...

Most days, Zora Pannell works from her dining room table, sitting in front of her computer, turning off the video on Zoom calls to nurse her one-year-old daughter, Savannah....

 2020-07-31 17:15 

UPI

Streetlights may raise risks for colon cancer...

Excess exposure to blue-spectrum light might raise a person's odds for colon cancer, a new study suggests....

 2020-07-31 17:14 

TASS

Dog survives deathly accident in Russia's Crimea that killed nine...

According to the interior ministry, the microbus driver fell asleep and drove the vehicle directly into the truck...

 2020-07-31 17:13 

Reuters

BRIEF-Canada extends COVID-19 international border closures...

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 2020-07-31 17:13 

Reuters

Fisker SPAC shares fall 20% after electric carmaker reports delays in VW deal...

Shares of the so-called blank-check company merging with electric carmaker Fisker fell 20% on Friday after it disclosed it would not close a deal by the end of July to use Volkswagen AG's electric-vehicle platform for its vehicles.'...

 2020-07-31 17:13 

Reuters

[ UK ]

EU poised to secure Sanofi deal for coronavirus vaccine...

The European Union's executive on Friday wrapped up preliminary talks with French drugmaker Sanofi aimed at securing its COVID-19 vaccine for the 27-country EU bloc, the latest deal with vaccine producers....

 2020-07-31 17:13 

Press Trust of India

Yamunotri soil, Yamuna water sent to Ayodhya...

Uttarkashi (U'khand), Jul 31 (PTI) Priests dispatched on Friday the soil of the Yamunotri Dham, water of the Yamuna river and the Brahma Kamal flower that grows in the Himalayan region for the foundation stone-laying ceremony of the Ram temple in Ayod...

 2020-07-31 17:12 

Reuters Canada

Jaguars DT Woods opts out of 2020 season...

Jacksonville Jaguars defensive tackle Al Woods announced Friday that he is opting out of the 2020 season because of the COVID-19 pandemic....

 2020-07-31 17:12 

Reuters

Jaguars DT Woods opts out of 2020 season...

Jacksonville Jaguars defensive tackle Al Woods announced Friday that he is opting out of the 2020 season because of the COVID-19 pandemic.'...

 2020-07-31 17:12 

Reuters

Fisker SPAC shares fall 20% after electric carmaker reports delays in VW deal...
 2020-07-31 17:12 

Press Trust of India

Maha: Five drown in swimming accident in Aurangabad...

Aurangabad, Jul 31 (PTI) Five persons, including four minors, drowned in a pond at Nathnagar Wadkha in Maharashtra'sAurangabad district on Friday, police said.The incident took place in the afternoon hours whenthe deceased, residents of Bhalgaon villa...

 2020-07-31 17:12 

TASS

Euro reaches 88 rubles first time from March 30 - trading data...
 2020-07-31 17:11 

TASS

Russia deeply outraged by act of vandalism against monument to Rokossovsky in Poland...

The sculpture of Rokossovsky, mounted near the Red Army cemetery in Legnitsa, disappeared in the early hours on Thursday...

 2020-07-31 17:11 

AP

Fast friends: Unlikely ally aids Owens at '36 Berlin Games...

Jesse Owens attempted to block everything out — from the chants of the German crowd to the glares of Adolf Hitler in a seat looking down.As legend goes, there was one thing the American......

 2020-07-31 17:10 

UPI

U.S. reports another 67K COVID-19 cases; record deaths in Florida...

There were 67,000 new cases of COVID-19 in the United States on Thursday, updated data showed Friday....

 2020-07-31 17:10 

AP

Ceremony set for tribally affiliated med school in Oklahoma...

TAHLEQUAH, Okla. (AP) — The Cherokee Nation is welcoming 54 first-year medical students to to the nation's first tribally affiliated medical school.The Oklahoma State University College of......

 2020-07-31 17:08 

UPI

Glitch blamed Mickey Mouse signing tax refund checks...

Rhode Island state officials said a technical glitch was to blame for 176 tax refund checks being mailed out bearing the signatures of Mickey Mouse and Walt Disney....

 2020-07-31 17:08 

UPI

Glitch blamed for Mickey Mouse signing tax refund checks...

Rhode Island state officials said a technical glitch was to blame for 176 tax refund checks being mailed out bearing the signatures of Mickey Mouse and Walt Disney....

 2020-07-31 17:07 

Saudi Press Agency

Minister of State for African Countries Affairs Makes Phone Call to Malawian Foreign Minister...
 2020-07-31 17:05 

Yonhap News

(LEAD) Shincheonji leader arrested on charges of obstructing anti-virus response...

(ATTN: CHANGES headline; UPDATES throughout with court decision, details) SUWON, South K......

 2020-07-31 17:05 

TASS

Russian communications satellites put on designated orbit...

According to the Roscosmos data, the term for completing the satellite's delivery into the designated orbit is no more than 152 days for the Express-80 and no more than 160 days for the Express-103...

 2020-07-31 17:05 

Press Trust of India

'Atmanirbhar' not inward looking: MEA official...

Kolkata, July 31 (PTI) An official of the ministry of external affairs (MEA) Friday said that the 'Atmanirbhar';programme has been launched by the government to make India asa hub of global supply chain and not inward looking.Rahul Chhabra, secreta...

 2020-07-31 17:03 

IANS

Discharged Goa BJP MLA tests positive again; admitted...

Panaji, July 31 (IANS) A ruling BJP MLA Clafasio Dias who had been discharged from a designated COVID-19 hospital here earlier this week, tested positive again and is undergoing treatment for a pulmonary condition at a top government health facility, an o...

 2020-07-31 17:02 

Reuters

[ Business ]

REFILE-UPDATE 2-UK hedge fund manager Odey charged with assaulting a woman...
 2020-07-31 17:02 

BloombergQuint

Wine.com Seeks Funding at a Valuation of More Than $1 Billion...

Wine.com Seeks Funding at a Valuation of More Than $1 Billion...

 2020-07-31 17:02 

IANS

Nitish can talk to PM for CBI probe into Sushant's case: Bihar Min...

Patna, July 31 (IANS) Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput's suicide case has intensified the demand for a probe by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) as leaders across all political lines have been seeking a fair probe into the matter....

 2020-07-31 17:01 

Sputnik International

It's NOT Islamophobia, It's Incompetence!...

I really feel sorry for the British Muslims who were given only a few hours' notice that Eid was cancelled by this inept and incompetent government....

 2020-07-31 17:00 

BloombergQuint

Charting the Global Economy: GDP Report Cards Are Out and Awful...

Charting the Global Economy: GDP Report Cards Are Out and Awful...

 2020-07-31 17:00 

MehrNews.com

VIDEO: First Iranian Chain store in Caracas, Venezuela...

TEHRAN, Jul. 31 (MNA) The first Iranian chain store in Caracas, Venezuela is founded by Etka organization. It is planned to sell 2,500 types of Iranian merchandise in the country....

 2020-07-31 16:59 

Reuters

Portland has night without tear gas as feds withdraw...

Portland had its first night in weeks without tear gas after state police took over from federal agents guarding a courthouse that has been the focal point of violence between protesters and tactical officers.'...

 2020-07-31 16:58 

Reuters

[ World ]

Brazil's Bolsonaro sticks to travel plan despite 'mold' in lungs...

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro made a scheduled visit to the south of the country on Friday, after revealing the night before that he is taking antibiotics for a lung infection....

 2020-07-31 16:58 

Press Trust of India

Another Kolkata cop dies due to COVID-19...

Kolkata, July 31 (PTI) The Kolkata Police lost its seventh personnel to COVID-19, as an assistant sub-inspector(ASI) here succumbed to the disease, a senior officer said onFriday.Tapan Chandra Kumar, the ASI of Chitpur policestation, had tested positive f...

 2020-07-31 16:58 

Reuters

[ World ]

How inequality and poverty undermined South Africa's COVID response...

When coronavirus patients started arriving at South Africa's government-run Thelle Mogoerane Hospital, workers scrambled to set up isolation wards to treat them....

 2020-07-31 16:57 

Sputnik International

US House Panel Subpoenas Pompeo for Documents on Bidens, Burisma...

WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - US House Foreign Affairs Committee chairman Eliot Engel on Friday subpoenaed Secretary of State Mike Pompeo for records on Joe Biden and his family's dealings with Ukraine energy company Burisma Holdings....

 2020-07-31 16:57 

Sputnik International

With the Dollar Facing Collapse, What Are the Candidates to Replace It?...

The US economy has been hit hard by the coronavirus, with the Federal Reserve resorting to quantitative easing and nearly-zero interest rates to help American companies offset the pandemic's impact. But the flipside of America's economic slide is ...

 2020-07-31 16:57 

AP

US officials seek limits on "habitat" for imperiled species...

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — The Trump administration is proposing to define what land and water can be declared as "habitat" for imperiled plants and animals — potentially excluding areas that species......

 2020-07-31 16:57 

Reuters

U.S. chemical safety watchdog to proceed, with only one board member...

The U.S. Chemical Safety Board, which has only one board member instead of the usual five, was to meet on Friday despite efforts by President Donald Trump to wind down the federal watchdog agency responsible for probing major industrial accidents.'...

 2020-07-31 16:57 

Reuters

[ UK ]

U.S. chemical safety watchdog to proceed, with only one board member...

The U.S. Chemical Safety Board, which has only one board member instead of the usual five, was to meet on Friday despite efforts by President Donald Trump to wind down the federal watchdog agency responsible for probing major industrial accidents....

 2020-07-31 16:56 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Brazil's Bolsonaro sticks to travel plan despite 'mold' in lungs...

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro made a scheduled visit to the south of the country on Friday, after revealing the night before that he is taking antibiotics for a lung infection....

 2020-07-31 16:56 

AP

Ex-Houston officers indicted in wake of deadly drug raid...

HOUSTON (AP) — A grand jury has indicted six former Houston police officers whose work with a narcotics unit has been under scrutiny since a 2019 drug raid in which a couple was killed,......

 2020-07-31 16:56 

Reuters

UPDATE 4-Portland has night without tear gas as feds withdraw...
 2020-07-31 16:56 

Reuters

Brexit talks scheduled just in time for key EU October summit...

Britain and the EU have planned more trade negotiations all the way until Oct. 2, less than a fortnight before a summit where the bloc hopes to endorse any agreement with London, according to a schedule published by British negotiators on Friday.'...

 2020-07-31 16:56 

UPI

One Marine dead, eight missing in California assault vehicle accident...

A Marine Corps member died and eight are missing after an amphibious assault vehicle took on water in a training exercise in California, officials confirmed Friday morning....

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