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 2021-08-03 10:58 

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Alibaba's quarterly revenue jumps 34%...

China's Alibaba Group Holding Ltd reported first-quarter revenue on Tuesday that missed analysts' estimates, as its e-commerce business took a hit due to rising competition from smaller players such as JD.Com Inc and Pinduoduo Inc....

 2021-08-03 10:58 

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UPDATE 1-Olympics-Wrestling-Iran's Geraei to face Nasibov for Greco-Roman lightweight gold...

Iran's Mohammadreza Geraei advanced to the gold medal bout of the Greco-Roman lightweight category after his experience shone through in a 6-1 win over Georgia's Ramaz Zoidze in the semi-finals at the Tokyo Olympics on Tuesday....

 2021-08-03 10:57 

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Athletic apparel maker Under Armour raises annual revenue forecast...

Under Armour Inc raised its annual revenue forecast on Tuesday, as demand for its athletic apparel and footwear rose due to customers returning to gyms and yoga classes as coronavirus curbs eased...

 2021-08-03 10:57 

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Alibaba's quarterly revenue jumps 34%...

China's Alibaba Group Holding Ltd reported a 34% rise in quarterly revenue on Tuesday, helped by growth at its cloud computing and e-commerce businesses....

 2021-08-03 10:57 

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Ireland's Catholic church, government clash over COVID-19 restrictions...

Five Roman Catholic bishops from Ireland's 22 dioceses are set to defy COVID-19 restrictions after instructing local parishes to hold communion and confirmation services this month, drawing a sharp rebuke from the government, which have pleaded with t...

 2021-08-03 10:56 

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UPDATE 6-Tencent vows fresh gaming curbs after 'spiritual opium' attack zaps $60 billion...
 2021-08-03 10:56 

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Olympics-Soccer-Brazil beat Mexico on penalties to reach final...
 2021-08-03 10:56 

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UK public's inflation expectations jump in July - Citi/YouGov...

The British public's expectations for inflation over the coming year jumped in July in response to recent rising prices,although longer-term expectations remained stable, a monthly survey showed on Tuesday....

 2021-08-03 10:56 

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UK public's inflation expectations jump in July - Citi/YouGov...

The British public's expectations for inflation over the coming year jumped in July in response to recent rising prices,although longer-term expectations remained stable, a monthly survey showed on Tuesday....

 2021-08-03 10:54 

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Kuwait Finance House Q2 profit more than triples...

Kuwait Finance House (KFH.KW), a Sharia-compliant bank, said on Tuesday net profit for the second quarter more than tripled due to a decrease in provisions and impairments....

 2021-08-03 10:53 

AP

Column: Olympic format of stroke play is dull, but it works...

KAWAGOE, Japan (AP) — Everyone seemed to have a solution for how to fix golf in the Olympics, right up to the point seven players from seven countries went into a seven-way playoff for a bronze med......

 2021-08-03 10:52 

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WRAPUP 1-Baffled investors fear nothing's off limits in China regulatory crackdown...

Bewildered investors in China's tech sector scrambled once again from regulators on Tuesday, fearing that a state media story that likened internet gaming to opium signals a new front in the barrage of scrutiny that is being directed toward big busine...

 2021-08-03 10:52 

Reuters

Ireland's Catholic church, government clash over COVID-19 restrictions...

Five Roman Catholic bishops from Ireland's 22 dioceses are set to defy COVID-19 restrictions after instructing local parishes to hold communion and confirmation services this month, drawing a sharp rebuke from the government, which have pleaded with t...

 2021-08-03 10:52 

Reuters

Iraq says U.S. to return 17,000 ancient artifacts looted after invasion...

The United States is returning more than 17,000 ancient artifacts looted and smuggled out of Iraq after the U.S. invasion in 2003, including a 3,500-year-old clay tablet bearing part of the Epic of Gilgamesh, Iraq said on Tuesday....

 2021-08-03 10:51 

AP

How to chop remodeling costs when wood prices are high...

Wood costs have skyrocketed over the last year, leaving would-be home renovators to choose between waiting in price purgatory or moving forward and possibly overpaying.Lumber mills incorrectly pred......

 2021-08-03 10:51 

AP

PepsiCo to sell Tropicana, other juices, in $3.3B deal...

NEW YORK (AP) — PepsiCo will sell Tropicana and other juices to a private equity firm in exchange for pretax proceeds of $3.3 billion.PepsiCo will have a 39% non-controlling stake in a newly formed......

 2021-08-03 10:51 

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'Recovery bus' provides cool relief for S.Korea's COVID-19 testers...

South Korean health workers staffing COVID-19 testing centres in the summer heat can now take a minute to peel off their heavy protective suits and cool down in government-provided 'recovery buses' equipped with air conditioning, cold water and sn...

 2021-08-03 10:49 

Reuters

Olympics-Soccer-Brazil beat Mexico on penalties to reach final...

Defending champions Brazil reached the final of the men's Olympic football competition on Tuesday, beating Mexico 4-1 on penalties after the game ended goalless after extra-time....

 2021-08-03 10:49 

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Iraq says U.S. to return 17,000 ancient artifacts looted after invasion...
 2021-08-03 10:48 

AP

China's Tencent limits gaming for minors after media outcry...

HONG KONG (AP) — China's biggest gaming company Tencent Holdings said Tuesday it would limit gaming time for minors and ban children under 12 from making in-game purchases after a state media artic......

 2021-08-03 10:48 

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S. Arabia increases executions in 2021 after 2020 fall - rights group...
 2021-08-03 10:47 

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'Constantly pursued': Ukraine's LGBT+ activists attacked online and in the street...

For days, death threats and homophobic insults have been pouring into Sofiia Lapina's messaging inbox - a constant reminder of the hatred she often encounters as an LGBT+ rights activist in Ukraine....

 2021-08-03 10:47 

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Olympics-Rowdy Australians damage rooms, cause problems on flight home...
 2021-08-03 10:47 

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Lilly's COVID-19 drug reduces death risk in patients on mechanical ventilation...

Eli Lilly and Co and partner Incyte Corp said on Tuesday additional results from a late-stage study showed their COVID-19 drug baricitinib reduced the risk of death in patients on mechanical ventilation....

 2021-08-03 10:46 

Reuters

Clorox forecasts sales drop as pandemic demand fades...
 2021-08-03 10:46 

Reuters

UPDATE 1-Clorox forecasts sales drop as pandemic demand fades...

Clorox Co forecast full-year sales below Wall Street estimates on Tuesday, as demand for its bleaches, wipes and other surface cleaners eased from pandemic highs, sending its shares down 6%....

 2021-08-03 10:45 

Reuters

FEATURE-'Constantly pursued': Ukraine's LGBT+ activists attacked online and in the street...

For days, death threats and homophobic insults have been pouring into Sofiia Lapina's messaging inbox - a constant reminder of the hatred she often encounters as an LGBT+ rights activist in Ukraine....

 2021-08-03 10:45 

Reuters

UPDATE 1-Olympics-Rowdy Australians damage rooms, cause problems on flight home...
 2021-08-03 10:45 

Reuters

Iraq says U.S. to return 17,000 ancient artifacts looted after invasion...

The United States is returning more than 17,000 ancient artifacts looted and smuggled out of Iraq after the U.S. invasion in 2003, including a 3,500-year-old clay tablet bearing part of the Epic of Gilgamesh, Iraq said on Tuesday....

 2021-08-03 10:44 

Reuters

Olympics-Gymnastics-Biles returns to claim balance beam bronze, Guan wins gold...

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