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 2021-09-15 17:06 

Reuters

UK PM appoints Dorries as culture and sport minister...

Nadine Dorries, a successful author and one-time reality TV star, was named on Wednesday as Britain's new media and sport minister, a broad and politically-sensitive role overseeing culture, premier league football and tech deals....

 2021-09-15 17:06 

TASS

Russian scientists are experimenting with yoghurt-like COVID vaccine...

The vaccine is now undergoing preclinical research — tests on animals...

 2021-09-15 17:05 

AP

AP Top 25 Podcast: USC's makes change; FSU hits new low...

Southern California finally made the coaching change that seemed to be on the verge of happening for three years.Clay Helton is out and USC will begin searching for a replacement with 12 weeks left......

 2021-09-15 17:05 

Ecns.cn

What to watch at 14th National Games...

Yang Qian, Zhang Yufei, Su Bingtian and Ma Long are going to be the torch bearers at the opening ceremony of China's 14th National Games in Xi'an....

 2021-09-15 17:05 

AP

Legia Warsaw beats Spartak Moscow as Europa League begins...

MOSCOW (AP) — Legia Warsaw scored in stoppage time to beat Spartak Moscow 1-0 in the opening game of this season's Europa League group stage on Wednesday.Spartak created far more chances than the P......

 2021-09-15 17:03 

Reuters

Advocacy group can't sue over low pay for nonwhite, female Darden workers...

A federal judge in San Francisco has ruled that a nonprofit that advocates for better minimum wages for tipped workers lacks standing to pursue claims that Darden Restaurants Inc discriminates against women and nonwhite workers by paying them the lowest h...

 2021-09-15 17:03 

AP

Mayor: Chicago's new schools chief leads San Antonio schools...

CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot named San Antonio schools Superintendent Pedro Martinez Wednesday as the new CEO of the nation's third-largest school district. Martinez previously worke......

 2021-09-15 17:03 

Ecns.cn

Small plane loses contact in Indonesia's Papua...

A small plane with three people on board lost contact in Indonesia's eastern province of Papua on Wednesday, and search is underway, Spokesman for National Search and Rescue Office Yusuf Latief told Xinhua....

 2021-09-15 17:03 

Bahrain News Agency

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Shura Chairman receives Bahraini researcher...
 2021-09-15 17:02 

Reuters

Bridgewater's Dalio, asked about his future, says "done in a year or two"...

Billionaire investor Ray Dalio, who founded the world's largest hedge fund, Bridgewater Associates, said at the SALT conference on Wednesday that he expects to be "done in a year or two" when asked about his future plans....

 2021-09-15 17:02 

Reuters

Pope urges COVID inoculations, says vaccines are humanity's friends...

Pope Francis said on Wednesday he was puzzled why so many people, including some cardinals in Roman Catholic Church hierarchy, have refused to get inoculated against COVID-19....

 2021-09-15 17:02 

AP

Bulgaria to hold an early election after political deadlock...

SOFIA, Bulgaria (AP) — Bulgaria's president has called a third parliamentary election this year that will be held on Nov. 14 after two previous votes failed to produce a government, authorities sai......

 2021-09-15 17:01 

Ecns.cn

DPRK fires unidentified projectile into east waters: media...

The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) fired an unidentified projectile into eastern waters, Yonhap news agency reported Wednesday citing South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS)....

 2021-09-15 17:00 

AP

Colorado AG: Probe finds Aurora Police racially biased...

DENVER (AP) — Colorado's attorney general said Wednesday that a civil rights investigation begun amid outrage over the death of Elijah McClain has found that the Aurora Police Department has patter......

 2021-09-15 17:00 

MehrNews.com

Nasrallah asks Lebanese to get away from Iran fuel convoy...

TEHRAN, Sep. 15 (MNA) Hezbollah Secretary General Seyyed Hasan Nasrallah has called on the Lebanese people to avoid popular gatherings in Baalbek-Hermel area during the arrival of the fuel shipments from Iran....

 2021-09-15 16:58 

Reuters

Iran president selects hardline cabinet to drive hard bargain with U.S....

Iran, emboldened by the messy U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan, is betting that its new hardline cabinet -- including Deputy Foreign Minister Ali Bagheri Kani -- can force concessions in talks on Tehran's 2015 nuclear deal with world powers....

 2021-09-15 16:57 

AP

Largest US Catholic parish rises in California's interior...

VISALIA, Calif. (RNS) — It's billed as the largest Catholic parish in the United States and it's being constructed about 200 miles north of Los Angeles, in what's often referred to "as the heart of......

 2021-09-15 16:56 

Reuters

Masterpiece or monstrosity? Tourists bemused by Arc de Triomphe artwork...

Bemused tourists in Paris reacted with a mix of surprise and disdain when they discovered the Arc de Triomphe monument had been enveloped in a shimmering shroud, a posthumous installation conceived by the late artist Christo....

 2021-09-15 16:55 

Reuters

Top U.S. general's calls with China did not go around civilian leaders- spokesman...

The top U.S. general did not place secret calls to China that went around civilian government leaders, his office said on Wednesday....

 2021-09-15 16:55 

Reuters

Pennsylvania Republicans subpoena detailed voter info in 2020 election probe...

Republican lawmakers in Pennsylvania voted on Wednesday to subpoena the state's top election official in a review that joins widely criticized efforts in other battleground states to fuel doubts about the 2020 election....

 2021-09-15 16:55 

Reuters

Rivian aims to raise as much as $8 bln in IPO -sources...

Rivian, the Amazon.com Inc -backed electric vehicle maker that registered last month for a stock market debut, is aiming to raise between $5 billion and $8 billion with the listing, making it one largest U.S. initial public offerings of recent years, acco...

 2021-09-15 16:55 

Bahrain News Agency

Expo 2020 Dubai visitors must be vaccinated or PCR tested: Organisers...
 2021-09-15 16:54 

Reuters

DAZN 'possibly' interested in BT Sport, chairman says...

DAZN, the sports streaming service owned by billionaire Len Blavatnik's Access Industries, is "possibly" interested in BT Sport, the sports television unit of Britain's BT that has a content including Premier League soccer....

 2021-09-15 16:54 

AP

NRG: 90 geese dead after fuel spill at Millsboro plant...

MILLSBORO, Del. (AP) — About 90 Canada geese have died after last week's 30,000-gallon diesel fuel spill at NRG Energy's power plant on the Indian River near Millsboro, the company said.The spill w......

 2021-09-15 16:53 

TASS

Russia to preserve its superiority in hypersonic weapons — Deputy PM Borisov...

According to Yuri Borisov, the newest Russian weapons totally comply with the global trends...

 2021-09-15 16:52 

AP

Afghan killed by drone praised by co-workers in US aid group...

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Afghan man who was killed in a U.S. drone strike last month was an enthusiastic and beloved longtime employee at an American humanitarian organization, his colleagues ......

 2021-09-15 16:51 

Sputnik International

Joint Chiefs Chairman Milley Defends His China Interactions After Revelations Made in Woodward Book...

An unpcoming book titled "Peril", penned by Washington Post journalists Bob Woodward and Robert Costa, claimed, according to some excerpts, that US Army Gen. Mark Milley had twice contacted his Chinese counterparts, assuring them that former Presi...

 2021-09-15 16:51 

Sputnik International

Twitter Explodes After World Anti-Doping Agency Says It Will Review Ban of Cannabis at Olympics...

The issue became the subject of heated debate after top US track and field sprinter Sha'Carri Richardson received a month-long ban and a subsequent suspension from the US' team during the Summer Olympics in Tokyo after she tested positive for mari...

 2021-09-15 16:50 

UPI

Elvira to host 40th anniversary special Sept. 25 on Shudder...

Elvira will be celebrating her 40th anniversary with a new special on Shudder....

 2021-09-15 16:50 

UPI

Look: Florida sheriff's deputies wrangle loose emu in resident's yard...

A Florida sheriff's office said deputies responded to an "interesting call for service" when an escaped emu wandered into a resident's yard....

 2021-09-15 16:49 

AP

Arizona reports 2,432 additional COVID cases, 29 more deaths...

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona on Wednesday reported 2,432 additional confirmed COVID-19 cases and 29 deaths, increasing the state's totals to 1,055.919 cases and 19,333 deaths.Virus-related hospi......

 2021-09-15 16:46 

AP

Blues re-sign Tyler Bozak to $750,000, 1-year contract...

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Tyler Bozak re-signed with the St. Louis Blues on Wednesday, inking a one-year deal worth the veteran minimum of $750,000.Bozak, now 35, was with the Blues in 2019 when they won th......

 2021-09-15 16:46 

BloombergQuint

Storm Developing Off Africa Has Potential to Grow Into Hurricane...

Storm Developing Off Africa Has Potential to Grow Into Hurricane...

 2021-09-15 16:46 

BloombergQuint

First Major U.S. Offshore Wind-Farm Project Arranges Financing...

First Major U.S. Offshore Wind-Farm Project Arranges Financing...

 2021-09-15 16:45 

Reuters

A good yarn? EU's Vestager knits during Commision chief's annual speech...

A top European Commission official followed the thread of her boss' annual "state of the union" address on Wednesday by knitting....

 2021-09-15 16:45 

Sputnik International

US Launches Half-Billion Dollar Study of Long-Term Effects of COVID-19...

WASHINGTON (Sputnik) The US earmarked $470 million for a nationwide study of the long-term effects of COVID-19, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) said on Wednesday....

 2021-09-15 16:44 

UPI

Watch: 'Tudum' trailer teases Netflix fan event featuring 'The Witcher,' 'Bridgerton'...

"Tudum: A Global Fan Event" will feature news and first looks at "The Witcher," "Bridgerton,"; "Cowboy Bebop," "Stranger Things" and other Netflix projects....

 2021-09-15 16:44 

Via News Agency

Zai Lab Stock Bearish Momentum With A 5% Drop So Far On Wednesday...

(VIANEWS) Shares of Zai Lab (NASDAQ Composite: ZLAB) dropped 5.47% to $127.23 at 12:43 EST on Wednesday, after two sequential sessions in a row of losses. NASDAQ Composite is sliding 0% to $15,037.05, after five consecutive sessions in a row of losses. Th...

 2021-09-15 16:43 

Kuwait News Agency

Iraq, Saudi Arabia to step up border trade...

BAGHDAD, Sept 15 (KUNA) -- Iraq and Saudi Arabia agreed a range of measures to step up the border trade exchanges, the Iraqi Ministry of Transport said in a statement on Wednesday. President of Iraq's Border Port Commission Omar Al-Waeli and Governor ...

 2021-09-15 16:42 

Reuters

GM's China joint venture develops own auto chips...

One of General Motors Co's China joint ventures said on Wednesday it is developing auto chips and aims to increase use of locally sourced chips in the next five years....

 2021-09-15 16:42 

TASS

FC Spartak Moscow loses to Legia in Europa League's first group stage match...

Spartak will now face off with Napoli on September 30 in the second round...

 2021-09-15 16:41 

TASS

Spokesman says he does not know whether Putin has been revaccinated against coronavirus...

Dmitry Peskov also reminded the journalists that specialists were divided over the need for a booster jab...

 2021-09-15 16:40 

BloombergQuint

Wyoming Governor to Take Action on Biden Vaccine Mandate...

Wyoming Governor to Take Action on Biden Vaccine Mandate...

 2021-09-15 16:39 

AP

Funeral home owner who let bodies decompose offered deal...

LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — A state licensing board has offered a deal to the owner of a funeral home who is accused of letting multiple bodies decay and whose business was shut down in June.The Maine B......

 2021-09-15 16:39 

AP

Giants' Jones looks to extend unbeaten streak vs. Washington...

LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — Even if Daniel Jones knows why he has been so successful in his career against Washington, the New York Giants quarterback wants no part of sharing that insight. Each game is d......

 2021-09-15 16:35 

Sputnik International

Fans Hail Cristiano Ronaldo as Man Utd Star Gifts His Shirt to Steward He Knocked Out With a Shot...

Tuesday night turned out to be quite disappointing for five-time Ballon d'Or Cristiano Ronaldo. Not only was his team Manchester United beaten by Switzerland's Young Boys in their Champions League opener, but the Portugal skipper also accidentally...

 2021-09-15 16:34 

BloombergQuint

Sotheby's Opens First-Ever Exhibition of Black Jewelry Designers...

Sotheby's Opens First-Ever Exhibition of Black Jewelry Designers...

 2021-09-15 16:34 

BloombergQuint

Stock Pickers Steal Market Share From Passive Thanks to IPO Boom...

Stock Pickers Steal Market Share From Passive Thanks to IPO Boom...

 2021-09-15 16:32 

TASS

Prague will not disclose papers on Russia's Franchetti obtained from Ukraine — spokesman...

After the investigation is complete, the Prague City Court may hold a hearing on Franchetti's extradition to Ukraine...

 2021-09-15 16:32 

Reuters

Wells Fargo picks Microsoft, Google as cloud service providers...

Wells Fargo & Co said on Wednesday that it had picked Microsoft Corp and Alphabet Inc's Google as its public cloud providers, embracing a multi-cloud approach....

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