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 2020-07-31 15:05 

Reuters

[ Business ]

Apple briefly overtakes Saudi Aramco to become the world's largest company...
 2020-07-31 15:03 

UPI

Alanis Morissette hopes 'Such Pretty Forks in the Road' offers 'comfort' to fans...

Alanis Morissette discussed "Such Pretty Forks in the Road," her first studio album in eight years, following its release....

 2020-07-31 15:02 

AP

AP source: Cards-Brewers game off after St Louis positives...

NEW YORK (AP) — Friday's game between St. Louis and Milwaukee was postponed after multiple Cardinals employees tested positive for the coronavirus, according to a person with knowledge of the......

 2020-07-31 15:01 

Reuters

[ Business ]

EMERGING MARKETS-Chilean peso set for best month ever; Brazil's real slips...

Chile's peso rose on Friday and was setfor its best month on record, aided by improving signs of demandfor copper from top consumer China, while the Brazilian realweakened after central bank figures showed a record rise innational debt. The peso gaine...

 2020-07-31 14:59 

Reuters

[ UK ]

'Payment sent' - travel giant CWT pays $4.5 million ransom to cyber criminals...

U.S. travel management firm CWT paid $4.5 million (3.4 million pounds) this week to hackers who stole reams of sensitive corporate files and said they had knocked 30,000 computers offline, according to a record of the ransom negotiations seen by Reuters....

 2020-07-31 14:59 

Reuters

U.S. to have permanent troop presence in Poland as defence pact agreed...

The United States will establish a permanent military presence in Poland as it deploys around 1,000 additional U.S. troops there, Poland's Defence Ministry said on Friday.'...

 2020-07-31 14:59 

Reuters Africa

U.S. imposes human rights sanctions on Chinese company, individuals...

The United States on Friday imposed sanctions on a Chinese company and two officials related to the company for what it said were human rights abuses against Uighurs and other ethnic minority people in China...

 2020-07-31 14:59 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Outlook for U.S. value stocks uncertain with cloudy economic picture...

After a rally led by growth companies that has left the S&P 500 index roughly 4% from setting a new record high, the window of opportunity for value stocks to take leadership on Wall Street, as has often happened in the past, may be closing....

 2020-07-31 14:58 

AP

Lawsuit: Trump still blocks Twitter critics after court loss...

NEW YORK (AP) — An organization that successfully proved President Donald Trump violated the law when he blocked Twitter critics sued him anew on Friday, saying he continues to reject some......

 2020-07-31 14:58 

Reuters

[ UK ]

FOREX-Dollar inches up but set for biggest monthly drop in a decade...

The dollar was up slightly on Friday but on track for its biggest monthly drop in a decade as concerns that an increase in U.S. coronavirus cases will slow the rebound in the economic recovery....

 2020-07-31 14:58 

Reuters

[ Business ]

FOREX-Dollar inches up but set for biggest monthly drop in a decade...
 2020-07-31 14:58 

Reuters

Outlook for U.S. value stocks uncertain with cloudy economic picture...

After a rally led by growth companies that has left the S&P 500 index roughly 4% from setting a new record high, the window of opportunity for value stocks to take leadership on Wall Street, as has often happened in the past, may be closing.'...

 2020-07-31 14:58 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Wall Street cheers tech earnings but stocks drop on economic data, government gridlock...

A surge in technology stocks on Friday powered by blowout quarterly earnings was not enough to offset declines triggered by recent data showing a sharp contraction in U.S. economic performance and uncertainty about another government relief package....

 2020-07-31 14:58 

AP

Spain sets temperature records in heatwave, UK swelters...

MADRID (AP) — As parts of Spain set record temperatures during a heatwave, U.K. residents were sweltering Friday on what was expected to be the country's hottest day this year.San Sebastian......

 2020-07-31 14:58 

Reuters

Brazil wheat farmers brace for record 2020 harvest, analysts say...

The Brazilian wheat crop has the potential to surpass 7 million tonnes this year and reach a record, provided the weather remains favorable throughout the cycle that has just begun, according to analysts interviewed by Reuters.'...

 2020-07-31 14:58 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Brazil wheat farmers brace for record 2020 harvest, analysts say...

The Brazilian wheat crop has the potential to surpass 7 million tonnes this year and reach a record, provided the weather remains favorable throughout the cycle that has just begun, according to analysts interviewed by Reuters....

 2020-07-31 14:57 

Reuters Canada

U.S. imposes human rights sanctions on Chinese company, individuals...

The United States on Friday imposed sanctions on a Chinese company and two officials related to the company for what it said were human rights abuses against Uighurs and other ethnic minority people in China...

 2020-07-31 14:57 

Reuters

U.S. imposes human rights sanctions on Chinese company, individuals...

The United States on Friday imposed sanctions on a Chinese company and two officials related to the company for what it said were human rights abuses against Uighurs and other ethnic minority people in China's Xinjiang province, the Treasury Departmen...

 2020-07-31 14:56 

AP

Black Americans star in front of Hitler at Berlin Olympics...

The name of sprinter Mack Robinson may not be as well-known as Jesse Owens, the star of the 1936 Berlin Games.Robinson's not even the most famous person in his own family, a distinction......

 2020-07-31 14:55 

Reuters

Morning glories and mustard: U.S. investigates unsolicited seed mystery...

The U.S. Agriculture Department has identified more than a dozen plant species ranging from morning glories to mustard in bags of unsolicited seeds arriving in the mailboxes of thousands of Americans, mostly postmarked from China.'...

 2020-07-31 14:55 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Morning glories and mustard: U.S. investigates unsolicited seed mystery...

The U.S. Agriculture Department has identified more than a dozen plant species ranging from morning glories to mustard in bags of unsolicited seeds arriving in the mailboxes of thousands of Americans, mostly postmarked from China....

 2020-07-31 14:55 

AP

TV host Regis Philbin buried at Notre Dame, his alma mater...

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Television host Regis Philbin, who died last week at 88, has been buried at the University of Notre Dame following a private funeral service at his alma mater, a school......

 2020-07-31 14:55 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Exclusive: Republicans, Democrats agree on one thing: Doubt about fair election Reuters/Ipsos poll...

Americans across the political spectrum have widespread concerns that November's U.S. election will be marred by fraud, interference or efforts to suppress the vote, according to a new Reuters/Ipsos poll released on Friday....

 2020-07-31 14:53 

Reuters

CANADA FX DEBT-C$ stays on track for best win streak in 6 years as it gains in July...
 2020-07-31 14:53 

Reuters

[ UK ]

CANADA FX DEBT-C$ stays on track for best win streak in 6 years as it gains in July...

The Canadian dollar was littlechanged against its U.S. counterpart on Friday but was on coursefor its fourth straight monthly gain, its longest winning run insix years, as domestic data showed the economy expanded morethan expected in May. Canadian gross ...

 2020-07-31 14:53 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Haj pilgrims keep distance at usually crowded stone the devil ritual...

Muslim pilgrims in Saudi Arabia took part in a symbolic stoning of the devil on Friday, but maintained social distancing in a ritual that usually brings millions of worshippers from all over the world shoulder to shoulder....

 2020-07-31 14:53 

UPI

Chinese official sentenced to death with two-year reprieve...

A senior Chinese Communist Party official charged with taking bribes worth more than $100 million was sentenced to death with a two-year reprieve....

 2020-07-31 14:52 

Reuters

[ World ]

Florida reports record increase in COVID-19 deaths for fourth day in a row...

Florida reported a record increase in new COVID-19 deaths for a fourth day in a row on Friday, with 257 fatalities in the last 24 hours, according to the state health department....

 2020-07-31 14:52 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Florida reports record increase in COVID-19 deaths for fourth day in a row...

Florida reported a record increase in new COVID-19 deaths for a fourth day in a row on Friday, with 257 fatalities in the last 24 hours, according to the state health department....

 2020-07-31 14:52 

Reuters

[ World ]

Haj pilgrims keep distance at usually crowded stone the devil ritual...

Muslim pilgrims in Saudi Arabia took part in a symbolic stoning of the devil on Friday, but maintained social distancing in a ritual that usually brings millions of worshippers from all over the world shoulder to shoulder....

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