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 2021-06-23 15:37 

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Russia says warning shots fired at British ship; London says it didn't happen...

In response to what the Russian military said was a border violation in the Black Sea, Moscow said Wednesday a Russian fighter jet and border guard ship fired warning shots at a British warship -- a claim London denies....

 2021-06-23 15:32 

AP

EXPLAINER: Why was Deandre Ayton's dunk a legal NBA play?...

When Phoenix's Deandre Ayton reached over the rim to dunk Jae Crowder's pass for what became the winning points of the Suns' 104-103 win over the Los Angeles Clippers, several players immediately a......

 2021-06-23 15:27 

UPI

Watch: Netflix teases new dating show 'Sexy Beasts'...

"Sexy Beasts," a new dating show described as "The Masked Singer" meets "Love is Blind," is coming to Netflix in July....

 2021-06-23 15:25 

AP

High court backs businesses challenging California labor law...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Wednesday sided with California agriculture businesses in their challenge to a state regulation that gives unions access to farm property in order to organize......

 2021-06-23 15:23 

AP

Belarus leader: We won't stop migrants from heading to EU...

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Belarus' authoritarian President Alexander Lukashenko has warned that his country will not try to stem a flow of illegal migrants to the European Union, a move that comes after......

 2021-06-23 15:20 

AP

Slovakia backs pension cuts for former communist officials...

BRATISLAVA, Slovakia (AP) — Slovakia's Parliament approved legislation on Wednesday that reduces pensions paid to members of the former communist regime.Prime Minister Eduard Heger said the aim of ......

 2021-06-23 15:12 

UPI

'Transformers: Rise of the Beasts' to explore 'Beast Wars'...

The next "Transformers4; film will be titled "Transformers: Rise of the Beasts" and take place in 1994 in Brooklyn, Paramount announced during a virtual press event....

 2021-06-23 15:11 

AP

NC Senate's budget bill clears tax-writing committee...

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina state government budget proposal written by Republicans that also would cut taxes by several billion dollars this decade cleared the chamber's finance committe......

 2021-06-23 15:10 

AP

Unvaccinated Missourians fuel COVID: 'We will be the canary'...

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — As the U.S. emerges from the COVID-19 crisis, Missouri is becoming a cautionary tale for the rest of the country: It is seeing an alarming rise in cases because of a combina......

 2021-06-23 15:08 

AP

Harrison Ford injures shoulder on 'Indiana Jones 5' set...

Harrison Ford is taking a hiatus from filming "Indiana Jones 5" after sustaining a shoulder injury on set. The 78-year-old was hurt rehearsing a fight scene, a spokesperson for the Walt Disney Co. ......

 2021-06-23 15:08 

UPI

Tokyo 2020: Alex Morgan, Megan Rapinoe make U.S. soccer roster...

The United States Women's National Team will include many familiar faces at the Summer Games, with Megan Rapinoe and Alex Morgan among those named to the roster, coach Vlatko Andonovski said Wednesday....

 2021-06-23 15:07 

AP

'No zero risk': UK decision to increase Wembley fans debated...

LONDON (AP) — The British government faced accusations of mixed messaging Wednesday that could threaten its plan to fully lift lockdown restrictions in England next month after it decided to allow ......

 2021-06-23 15:06 

AP

High court limits when police can enter home without warrant...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Wednesday put limits on when police officers pursuing a fleeing suspect can enter a home without a warrant.The high court ruled that when officers are pursui......

 2021-06-23 15:04 

UPI

Carly Pearce joins Grand Ole Opry: 'Dreams come true'...

Country music singer Carly Pearce received a surprise invitation from Dolly Parton to become a member of the Grand Ole Opry....

 2021-06-23 15:01 

UPI

Study: Recovered COVID-19 patients may need just one dose of Pfizer, Moderna vaccines...

People who have had COVID-19 may not benefit from the second dose of the two-shot vaccines against the virus, a study published Wednesday by the journal ACS Nano found....

 2021-06-23 14:59 

Reuters

Kremlin critic Navalny discloses details of 'extremism' ruling...
 2021-06-23 14:57 

Reuters

U.S. House panel to take up Big Tech antitrust bills amid vociferous criticism...
 2021-06-23 14:57 

Reuters

UPDATE 1-U.S. House panel to take up Big Tech antitrust bills amid vociferous criticism...

The House Judiciary Committee on Wednesday began work on a package of six antitrust bills, many aimed at reining in Big Tech, in what is expected to be a lengthy, contentious session....

 2021-06-23 14:56 

Reuters

African nations to send troops to tackle Mozambique insurgency...
 2021-06-23 14:56 

Reuters

EU Commission approves France's 39.5 billion euro recovery plan...

The European Commission approved on Wednesday France's 39.5 billion euro plan to recover from the pandemic and transform the economy to become greener and more digitalised in coming years....

 2021-06-23 14:55 

Reuters

Kremlin critic Navalny discloses details of 'extremism' ruling...

The legal defence team of jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny on Wednesday made public for the first time the full text of a Russian court ruling that outlawed his political network as "extremist" on June 9....

 2021-06-23 14:55 

AP

Olympic swimming champion Paltrinieri has mononucleosis...

ROME (AP) — Italian swimmer Gregorio Paltrinieri has contracted mononucleosis, raising questions over whether he'll be able to defend his gold medal in the 1,500-meter freestyle at the Tokyo Olympi......

 2021-06-23 14:55 

Reuters

UPDATE 3-Self-driving truck tech firm Embark to go public via $5.2 bln SPAC deal...
 2021-06-23 14:54 

Reuters

Saudi air defenses destroy drone launched by Yemen's Houthis - state TV...
 2021-06-23 14:54 

Reuters

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U.S. House panels expand probe into Emergent's Baltimore COVID-19 vaccine plant...

Two U.S. House panels have expanded their probe into problems at Emergent BioSolutions Inc's (EBS.N) Baltimore plant and have asked Johnson & Johnson and AstraZeneca for documents related to their selection of the contract manufacturer for their COVID...

 2021-06-23 14:53 

AP

Gunnarsson, who scored OT goal during Blues Cup run, retires...

St. Louis Blues defenseman Carl Gunnarsson announced his retirement Wednesday after playing 12 NHL seasons and scoring one of the biggest goals in that franchise's history.After hitting the post la......

 2021-06-23 14:52 

Reuters

Member of Oath Keepers to plead guilty to role in U.S. Capitol attack...

An alleged member of the right-wing Oath Keepers militia is due to plead guilty on Wednesday to charges related to the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol by then-President Donald Trump's supporters....

 2021-06-23 14:52 

Reuters

Brazilian solar energy fintech Solfcil raises $30 million...
 2021-06-23 14:52 

Reuters

U.S. House panels expand probe into Emergent's Baltimore COVID-19 vaccine plant...

Two U.S. House panels have expanded their probe into problems at Emergent BioSolutions Inc's Baltimore plant and have asked Johnson & Johnson and AstraZeneca for documents related to their selection of the contract manufacturer for their COVID-19 vacc...

 2021-06-23 14:51 

Reuters

UPDATE 1-Turkey in talks with several countries on FX swap, close to deal with Azerbaijan -sources...

Turkey has ramped up talks with other countries over securing a currency swap agreement and a deal with Azerbaijan looks likely to be the first achieved, four Turkish sources with knowledge on the matter told Reuters on Wednesday....

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