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 2021-10-15 05:36 

Reuters

U.N deal offers no guarantees of free movement for Rohingya on island - leaked copy...

A deal for the United Nations to start work on a remote Bangladeshi island where the government has sent thousands of Rohingya refugees offers no guarantee they will be allowed to move freely to the mainland, according to a copy of the agreement....

 2021-10-15 05:33 

Reuters

Norway court to decide on detention of bow-and-arrow attacker...

A Norwegian court will decide on Friday how long a man suspected of killing five people with a bow and arrow and other weapons can initially be held in detention, police said....

 2021-10-15 05:29 

Reuters

EXCLUSIVE China looks to lock in U.S. LNG as energy crunch raises concerns- sources...

Major Chinese energy companies are in advanced talks with U.S. exporters to secure long-term liquefied natural gas (LNG)supplies, as soaring gas prices and domestic power shortages heighten concerns about the country's fuel security, several sources s...

 2021-10-15 05:27 

AP

Kopitar's hat trick propels Kings to 6-2 victory over Vegas...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Anze Kopitar had the Kings' third hat trick in an opener and two assists, Drew Doughty added a goal and three assists, and Los Angeles opened its season with a 6-2 victory over t......

 2021-10-15 05:25 

AP

Stunts, cats and crime: Sliwa's colorful run for NYC mayor...

NEW YORK (AP) — Wearing his signature red beret, Curtis Sliwa is on television, stroking one of his 16 rescue cats in a campaign ad. He's in the subway with his Guardian Angels anti-crime patrol. H......

 2021-10-15 05:24 

Reuters

What you need to know about the coronavirus right now...

Here's what you need to know about the coronavirus right now:...

 2021-10-15 05:17 

Reuters

With boosters, masks and Green Pass, Israel sees a COVID-19 wave in retreat...

Four months into one of its worst COVID-19 outbreaks, Israel is seeing a sharp drop in new infections and severe illness, aided by its use of vaccine boosters, vaccine passports and mask mandates, scientists and health officials said....

 2021-10-15 05:17 

Reuters

From spy satellites to mobile networks, S.Korea hopes new rocket gets space programme off ground...

South Korea plans to test its first domestically produced space launch vehicle next week, a major step toward jumpstarting the country's space programme and achieving ambitious goals in 6G networks, spy satellites, and even lunar probes....

 2021-10-15 05:17 

Reuters

Around 100 Afghan players, families arrive in Qatar...

Qatar's assistant foreign minister Lolwah Alkhater said around 100 Afghan soccer players and their families were among the passengers to arrive on a recent flight from Kabul....

 2021-10-15 05:16 

AP

MIT grapples with early leader's stance on Native Americans...

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — As the third president of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Francis Amasa Walker helped usher the school into national prominence in the late 1800s.But another part......

 2021-10-15 05:16 

UPI

Appeals court allows Texas abortion ban to stand...

A federal appeals court has sided against the Justice Department and allowed Texas' abortion ban, the most restrictive in the nation, to stand....

 2021-10-15 05:11 

Reuters

Malaysian salon paints Squid Games manicures of tiny coffins, green tracksuits...

A manicure salon in Malaysia is selling painted and press-on nail designs based on the television show Squid Game, the latest small business to cash in on the soaring popularity of the South Korean series....

 2021-10-15 05:10 

AP

Hearing set abruptly in 2018 Florida school massacre case...

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — A last-minute court hearing is set Friday in Florida for Nikolas Cruz, the man police said has confessed to the 2018 massacre of 17 people at a suburban high school.The......

 2021-10-15 05:08 

AP

The joy is back for Neymar in World Cup qualifying...

SAO PAULO (AP) — Neymar started the week facing criticism after a poor performance in a World Cup qualifying match and his suggestion that the next tournament in Qatar might be his last. But the st......

 2021-10-15 05:07 

Reuters

Germany's Nord Stream 2 gatekeeper: the long road until gas flows...

The Nord Stream 2 pipeline is completed and ready to pump Russian gas to Europe, but nothing is flowing yet because it is still awaiting clearance from Germany's energy regulator....

 2021-10-15 05:06 

AP

TSMC confirms plans for semiconductor fab plant in Japan...

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Corp. confirmed Friday it is planning to build a computer chip factory in Japan. TSMC's CEO C.C. Wei said the company, the world's biggest contract producer of se......

 2021-10-15 05:05 

Reuters

Wall St Week Ahead Regional bank loan growth could hint at healthier supply chains...

If regional banks show signs of accelerating loan growth when they report earnings in the week ahead, it could signal an easing of the supply chain bottlenecks that have weighed down the U.S. economic recovery from the pandemic, analysts and investors sai...

 2021-10-15 05:05 

UPI

FDA issues warning against at-home dermal filler 'pens'...

Cheap, unapproved "at home" dermal filler pens, bought without a prescription, are much more dangerous options than going to a doctor for a procedure, according to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration....

 2021-10-15 05:00 

Reuters

Green clouds blow forcefully into Canberra...

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison must be wondering which climate criticism to tackle first. Queen Elizabeth II was caught on tape on Thursday calling political leaders uncommitted to attending the COP26 summit in Glasgow "irritating". Clos...

 2021-10-15 04:47 

AP

Dodgers beat Giants 2-1 in playoff thriller, advance to NLCS...

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Cody Bellinger hit a tiebreaking single in the ninth inning and prized midseason acquisition Max Scherzer came out of the bullpen for his first career save, sending the Los Ang......

 2021-10-15 04:45 

AP

Texas abortion law shutting down court avenue for teens...

PHOENIX (AP) — Veronika Granado anxiously stood before the judge knowing that if she said something wrong, things could end badly for her.But the 17-year-old hadn't committed a crime. She had not f......

 2021-10-15 04:44 

Reuters

Papua New Guinea's leap of faith lands World Cup debut...

Faith has played an important role in the development of cricket in Papua New Guinea and on Sunday it will be repaid when the 'Barramundis'; make their Twenty20 World Cup debut against Oman in Al Amerat....

 2021-10-15 04:39 

AP

Jill Biden out to flex political muscle in governors' races...

WASHINGTON (AP) — First Lady Jill Biden is set to campaign Friday for Democrats in governors' races in Virginia and New Jersey, trying to boost the party's political fortunes in her most overt way ......

 2021-10-15 04:30 

Reuters

Japan's core prices to see first rise in 18 months, export growth to slow...

Japan's exports likely grew at the slowest pace in seven months in September while core consumer prices turned positive for the first time since early last year, a Reuters poll showed, in a sign of the evolving economic impact of the COVID-19 health c...

 2021-10-15 04:28 

Reuters

Saudi foreign minister describes talks with Iran as 'cordial' and 'exploratory' - FT...

Saudi Arabian Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan has said that talks with Iran had been "cordial," describing the negotiations as "exploratory,4; the Financial Times reported on Friday....

 2021-10-15 04:28 

AP

Supreme Court commission talks positively of shorter terms...

WASHINGTON (AP) — A commission tasked with studying potential changes to the Supreme Court has released a first look at its review, a draft report that is cautious in discussing proposals for expan......

 2021-10-15 04:26 

AP

Jan. 6 panel moves against Bannon, sets contempt vote...

WASHINGTON (AP) — A congressional committee investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection has moved aggressively against close Trump adviser Steve Bannon, swiftly scheduling a vote to recommend cri......

 2021-10-15 04:19 

Reuters

China coal prices hit record highs, early winter chill adds to energy woes...

China's energy crisis deepened on Friday as cold weather swept into much of the country and power plants scrambled to stock up on coal, sending prices of the fuel to record highs....

 2021-10-15 04:17 

AP

Bill Clinton in hospital for non-COVID-related infection...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former President Bill Clinton was admitted to a Southern California hospital Tuesday with an infection but he is "on the mend," his spokesman said.Clinton, 75, was admitted to the......

 2021-10-15 04:15 

Reuters

Japan's Q3 growth forecast trimmed further on COVID-19 drag...

Japan's economy likely grew at a slower pace than previously expected last quarter and faces ongoing risks from soaring raw material prices and coronavirus-linked production and supply disruptions, a Reuters poll of economists showed on Friday....

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