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 2022-05-25 19:35 

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Killer whale lost in France's Seine river is in poor health | Reuters...

A killer whale lost in the river Seine is in bad health and needs to get back to the sea as soon as possible, French authorities said on Wednesday....

 2022-05-25 19:32 

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Islamic State claims responsibility for attack in Afghan city of Mazar-i-Sharif...

Islamic State claimed responsibility for an attack in the northern Afghan city of Mazar-i-Sharif, the militant group said on its Telegram channel on Wednesday....

 2022-05-25 19:31 

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Albon proves a point by scoring them with Williams...

Alex Albon has made his point, and scored three from six races this year, after starting the Formula One season seeking redemption....

 2022-05-25 19:30 

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World Bank's IFC still disbursing funds in Ukraine despite war, chief says...

The World Bank's investment arm has continued disbursing funds to some private firms in Ukraine despite the war there and is looking to finance efforts to re-orient the country toward "greening" its economy, the head of the unit said on Wednes...

 2022-05-25 19:27 

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Long COVID persists 15 months later for many who weren't hospitalized...

Many COVID-19 patients who didn't wind up in the hospital continue to battle lingering health issues more than a year later, a new study finds....

 2022-05-25 19:25 

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World Bank's Malpass says war in Ukraine may trigger global recession...

World Bank President David Malpass on Wednesday suggested that Russia's war in Ukraine and its impact on food and energy prices, as well as the availability of fertilizer, could trigger a global recession....

 2022-05-25 19:21 

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U.S. Oil investors back energy transition plans at shareholder meetings...

Shareholders of Exxon Mobil Corp and Chevron Corp on Wednesday voted in favor of the energy transition strategies proposed by the two largest U.S. oil producers, following similar support of European oil firms' climate plans....

 2022-05-25 19:15 

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U.S. concerned China is seeking rushed deals with Pacific island nations...

The United States is concerned that China is seeking to reach agreements with Pacific island nations in what may be a rushed, non-transparent process, State Department spokesperson Ned Price told reporters on Wednesday....

 2022-05-25 19:14 

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Zalatoris confident his time in winner's circle will come...

Will Zalatoris still feels the sting of his near-miss at last week's PGA Championship but said on Wednesday that losing in a playoff to Justin Thomas simply reaffirmed his belief that his day in the winner's circle will come....

 2022-05-25 19:12 

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U.S. will cover baby formula cost for low-income families -agriculture agency...

The U.S. Department of Agriculture will temporarily cover the cost of baby formula for low-income families dependent on government discounts in states contracted with formula makers Nestle SA and Reckitt Benckiser Group's Mead Johnson, the agency said...

 2022-05-25 19:07 

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Patidar blitz leads Bangalore past Lucknow in IPL eliminator | Reuters...

Royal Challengers Bangalore beat Lucknow Super Giants by 14 runs in the Indian Premier League (IPL) eliminator on the back of a sensational century from Rajat Patidar in Kolkata on Wednesday....

 2022-05-25 19:04 

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Turkish fast delivery firm Getir to cut 14% of staff -source...

Turkish fast grocery delivery company Getir plans to cut 14% of its staff globally, a source with the knowledge of the matter told Reuters....

 2022-05-25 19:03 

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Uncrewed Boeing Starliner capsule undocks from space station for return to Earth...

The uncrewed new Boeing Starliner capsule undocked from the International Space Station on Wednesday to begin a descent back to Earth from its first journey to the outpost, nearing the end of a high-stakes test flight as NASA's next vehicle for carryi...

 2022-05-25 19:02 

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Ukraine seeks Marder vehicles and Leopard tanks from Berlin, Kuleba says...

Kyiv seeks to acquire German Marder infantry fighting vehicles and ideally also Leopard main battle tanks but has not made much headway with the government in Berlin so far, Ukraine's Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba said on Wednesday....

 2022-05-25 19:00 

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Ukraine's Zelenskiy orders end to visa-free travel for Russians...

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy on Wednesday ordered an end to visa-free travel for Russian citizens, citing the need to improve border security in the wake of Moscow's invasion....

 2022-05-25 18:59 

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EPA proposes protections for Alaska's salmon-rich Bristol Bay...

The Environmental Protection Agency announced plans Wednesday to protect Alaska's Bristol Bay and the salmon it produces with a move that would block construction of Pebble Mine....

 2022-05-25 18:58 

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Slovenia's lawmakers approve ex-business executive as prime minister...

Slovenia's lawmakers on Wednesday approved former business executive Robert Golob as prime minister-designate after his newcomer party won a national election last month, paving the way for the formation of a new government next week....

 2022-05-25 18:54 

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ESA does not anticipate Russian withdrawal from ISS...

The European Space Agency does not expect Russia to terminate the joint operation of the International Space Station (ISS) with the West, ESA Director-General Josef Aschbacher told Reuters on Wednesday....

 2022-05-25 18:51 

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Study reveals barriers preventing access to abortion pill...

Even with Roe v. Wade still the law of the land, primary care doctors in the United States have difficulty prescribing U.S. federally approved abortion pills, a new study finds....

 2022-05-25 18:51 

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Bacteria with antibiotic resistant genes discovered in Antarctica, scientists say...

Bacteria in Antarctica have been discovered with genes that give them natural antibiotic and antimicrobial resistance and have the potential to spread out of the polar regions, according to scientists in Chile....

 2022-05-25 18:51 

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National Senior Games breaks world record with game of freeze dance...

Attendees at the 2022 National Senior Games in Florida broke a Guinness World Record when 1,308 people participated in the world's largest game of freeze dance....

 2022-05-25 18:50 

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Boat carrying 800 Haitians en route to United States washes ashore in Cuba instead...

A boat carrying 842 Haitian migrants bound for the United States strayed off course and washed ashore along the north coast of Cuba instead, according to Cuban state media reports on Wednesday, leaving island authorities scrambling to provide the group wi...

 2022-05-25 18:45 

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Pennsylvania's U.S. Republican Senate midterm primary heads to recount...

The deadlocked U.S. Senate Republican primary between wellness celebrity Dr. Mehmet Oz and former hedge fund executive David McCormick was headed for a recount in Pennsylvania, Acting Secretary of State Leigh Chapman said on Wednesday, with the outcome de...

 2022-05-25 18:38 

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Venture Global decides to build Louisiana Plaquemines LNG export plant | Reuters...

U.S. liquefied natural gas (LNG) company Venture Global LNG said on Wednesday it made a final investment decision (FID) to build the proposed Plaquemines LNG export plant in Louisiana....

 2022-05-25 18:37 

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Maserati launches MC20 Cielo amid focus on quality not quantity | Reuters...

Maserati's turnaround plan aims to liberate the Stellantis luxury brand from being a...

 2022-05-25 18:37 

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U.S. FAA vows 'immediate action' after Capitol security scare | Reuters...

The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) told Congress it has taken...

 2022-05-25 18:36 

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Commodities in 'perfect storm' says ERG, as crisis starts super cycle | Reuters...

Years of under-investment in mining of metals essential to energy transition, supply shocks and high energy prices will continue to drive commodity prices higher, Eurasian Resources Group (ERG) Chief Executive Benedikt Sobokta said on Wednesday....

 2022-05-25 18:36 

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All Fed officials backed May rate hike, 'most' saw half-point rises in June and July, minutes show...

All participants at the Federal Reserve's May 3-4 policy meeting backed a half-percentage-point rate increase to combat inflation they agreed had become a key threat to the economy's performance and was at risk of racing higher without central ban...

 2022-05-25 18:35 

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Alcaraz survives match point to beat Ramos-Vinolas in marathon match...

Sixth seed Carlos Alcaraz clawed back from the brink of a shock second-round defeat at the French Open on Wednesday to outlast fellow Spaniard Albert Ramos-Vinolas in a five-set marathon that fully tested his title credentials....

 2022-05-25 18:33 

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Approval for Supreme Court tumbled after leaked opinion on abortion, poll shows...

The share of Americans who approve of the job the U.S. Supreme Court is doing slid 10 points in the weeks after a leaked draft opinion signaled that the court's conservative majority intends to overturn Roe vs. Wade....

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