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 2023-03-16 20:21 

AP

Microsoft adds AI tools to Office apps like Outlook, Word...

NEW YORK (AP) — Microsoft is infusing artificial intelligence tools into its Office software, including Word, Excel and Outlook emails. The company said Thursday the new feature, named Copilot, is a......

 2023-03-16 20:21 

Reuters

Crisis? What crisis, says McLaren's Norris...

McLaren performed worst of any team in Formula One's season-opening Bahrain Grand Prix but Lando Norris said on Thursday there was no crisis brewing at Woking....

 2023-03-16 20:20 

UPI

Watch: Florida professor aiming to spend 100 days in undersea habitat...

A University of South Florida professor has spent the past 16 days in a structure located 22 feet under the sea -- and he is planning to remain until he hits a total of 100 days....

 2023-03-16 20:18 

Reuters

US regulators say deposits into First Republic Bank show system's resilience...

Federal regulators and the Treasury Department on Thursday welcomed a decision by 11 larger banks to deposit $30 billion into regional bank First Republic Bank and said it showed the resilience of the U.S. banking system....

 2023-03-16 20:16 

Reuters

Iraq's Kurdistan oil revenues to be moved to account under federal government supervision - INA...

Oil revenues from Iraq's semi-autonomous Kurdistan region will be transferred to a bank account under federal government supervision for the first time since 2002, state news agency INA reported on Thursday, citing the prime minister's media advis...

 2023-03-16 20:14 

Reuters

U.S. State Department approves potential sale of Tomahawk missiles to Australia -Pentagon...

The U.S. State Department has approved the potential sale of Tomahawk cruise missiles to Australia in a deal valued at up to $895 million, the Pentagon said on Thursday....

 2023-03-16 20:11 

Reuters

France nuclear watchdog questions timing of some EDF reactors checks...

French nuclear safety watchdog ASN said on Thursday power group EDF may have to stop some of its reactors for corrosion checks earlier than currently planned after new cracks were detected at three reactors this month....

 2023-03-16 20:11 

Reuters

U.S. farm, food groups urge Congress to pass authority for new trade deals...

More than 50 U.S. agriculture and food groups on Thursday urged Congress to approve new legislation enabling the United States to negotiate more free-trade agreements, arguing that without them American agriculture was falling behind global competitors....

 2023-03-16 20:09 

AP

China Foreign Minister in rare call with Ukraine counterpart...

BEIJING (AP) — In a rare phone conversation with his Ukrainian counterpart Thursday, China's foreign minister says Beijing is concerned about the year-old grinding conflict with Russia spinning out of......

 2023-03-16 20:08 

Reuters

Banking worries send US markets on dizzying ride...

Tumult in the banking system has roiled investors over the past week, sending Treasury yields into a tailspin, slamming U.S. bank stocks and exacerbating fears of global financial contagion....

 2023-03-16 20:08 

AP

Nurses, paramedics reach pay deal to end England strikes...

LONDON (AP) — Unions representing more than a million health care workers in England, including nurses and paramedics — but not doctors — reached a deal Thursday to resolve months of disruptive......

 2023-03-16 20:07 

Reuters

North Dakota's top court will not revive state's abortion ban...

North Dakota's Supreme Court on Thursday refused to revive a strict abortion ban previously blocked by a lower court, finding that the ban runs afoul of a right under the state constitution to abortion if it is needed to preserve the mother's life...

 2023-03-16 20:06 

Reuters

Rashford scores as Man United ease into Europa League quarters...

Manchester United cruised into the Europa League quarter-finals as Marcus Rashford's second-half goal secured a 1-0 win at Real Betis in the last-16 second leg on Thursday to wrap up a 5-1 aggregate victory....

 2023-03-16 20:05 

AP

FBI: Newspaper editor interfered with police at Capitol riot...

A former top editor of an Orthodox Jewish newspaper in New York City was arrested Thursday on charges that he interfered with police officers who were trying to protect the U.S. Capitol during the Jan......

 2023-03-16 20:04 

AP

Senators take first step in repealing Iraq War authorization...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate took a first step Thursday toward repealing two measures that give open-ended approval for military action in Iraq, pushing to end that authority as the United States......

 2023-03-16 20:03 

AP

Abortion ban injunction upheld by N. Dakota Supreme Court...

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The North Dakota Supreme Court ruled Thursday that a state abortion ban will remain blocked while a lawsuit over its constitutionality proceeds. The ban was designed to take......

 2023-03-16 20:02 

Reuters

UN Security Council asks for advice on dealing with Afghan Taliban...

The United Nations Security Council on Thursday asked Secretary-General Antonio Guterres to provide an independent assessment on how to deal with Afghanistan's Taliban administration and combat challenges including its crackdown on women and girls'...

 2023-03-16 20:02 

Reuters

Police fire tear gas at spontaneous anti-pension bill protest in Paris...

Police fired tear gas at protesters on the Place de la Concorde in Paris, where some 7,000 people demonstrated against the government's pension changes in a spontaneous and unplanned rally....

 2023-03-16 20:00 

AP

Average long-term US mortgage rates come back down to 6.6%...

The average long-term U.S. mortgage inched back down this week after five straight weeks of increases, good news for homebuyers as the housing market's all-important spring buying season gets underway......

 2023-03-16 20:00 

Reuters

Credit Suisse says key liquidity measure did not change the week SVB fell...

Credit Suisse Group AG's average liquidity coverage ratio, a measure of how much cash-like assets the bank has, did not change between March 8 and March 14, the Swiss lender said on Thursday, despite the global banking crisis....

 2023-03-16 20:00 

Reuters

Argentina hikes interest rate 300 basis points after inflation breaks 100% barrier...

Argentina's central bank board said it agreed to hike the country's benchmark interest rate by 300 basis points to 78% on Thursday after annual inflation hit 100% for the first time in over three decades....

 2023-03-16 19:56 

Reuters

U.S. FTC asks social media, video streaming firms info on misleading ads...

The U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) on Thursday issued orders to eight social media and video streaming firms including Meta Platforms Inc , Twitter, TikTok and YouTube seeking information on how the platforms screen for misleading advertisements....

 2023-03-16 19:55 

Reuters

Magnitude 5 quake strikes Iraqi-Iranian borderline -Iraqi state news agency...

A magnitude 5 earthquake struck the Iraqi-Iranian borderline, the Iraqi state news agency INA reported on Thursday....

 2023-03-16 19:55 

AP

Doris, Sheehan fit for Grand Slam-chasing Ireland...

DUBLIN (AP) — Forwards Caelan Doris and Dan Sheehan passed fitness tests to start for Grand Slam-chasing Ireland against England in the Six Nations on Saturday at Lansdowne Road. Doris had a hip......

 2023-03-16 19:51 

Reuters

DBRS Morningstar cuts Credit Suisse credit rating to 'BBB'...

DBRS Morningstar became the first global rating agency to cut Credit Suisse's credit score on Thursday, less than a day after a major share price plunge saw Switzerland's central bank provide emergency support to the lender....

 2023-03-16 19:50 

Reuters

First Republic Bank gets $30 billion in deposits from big banks...

First Republic Bank has received $30 billion in deposits from several big banks, the banks said in a statement on Thursday, as part of a rescue package for the lender....

 2023-03-16 19:48 

AP

Iranians facing economic crisis find little New Year's cheer...

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Iran's bazaars are packed ahead of the Persian New Year next week, but there's little holiday cheer as customers survey the soaring prices of meat and holiday treats......

 2023-03-16 19:43 

UPI

One person killed in fire at Russian security service building...

At least one person was killed at a fire in a building used by Russia's Federal Security Service in Rostov-on-Don on Thursday....

 2023-03-16 19:41 

AP

Thai police to get mental health checks after fatal standoff...

BANGKOK (AP) — Police in Thailand will be subject to random checks of their physical and mental health, officials said Thursday, after a 27-hour standoff in which a senior officer holed up and fired a......

 2023-03-16 19:41 

UPI

Microsoft says new AI program will work in conjunction with its apps...

Microsoft on Thursday announced a new AI program that will help users generate documents, presentations, and emails....

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