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 2023-02-07 08:09 

AP

Horvat makes Islanders debut in 2-1 victory over Flyers...

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Kyle Palmieri and Mathew Barzal scored for the New York Islanders in their first game since they acquired All-Star center Bo Horvat, leading them to a 2-1 win over the Philadelphia......

 2023-02-07 08:03 

AP

Engineers, search dogs sent to Turkey, Syria after quake...

Structural engineers, soldiers, paramedics and handlers with trained search dogs are heading to Turkey and Syria to help locate and rescue survivors of Monday's earthquake. Here's a glance at the......

 2023-02-07 08:02 

Reuters

Thai PM sees over 30 mln foreign tourists this year - spokesperson...

Thailand's prime minister is confident the country will receive more than 30 million foreign tourist arrivals this year as the economically vital tourism sector gathers steam, a government spokesperson said on Tuesday....

 2023-02-07 08:00 

AP

AP source: NBA approves sale of Phoenix Suns to Mat Ishbia...

PHOENIX (AP) — Mortgage executive and former Michigan State guard Mat Ishbia is the new majority owner of the Phoenix Suns and WNBA's Phoenix Mercury, after the NBA's board of governors approved his......

 2023-02-07 08:00 

AP

Portland makes its pitch for expansion WNBA franchise...

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — WNBA Commissioner Cathy Engelbert says she last visited Portland a few years back and watched a women's game between Oregon and Oregon State. She was struck by fans who were......

 2023-02-07 08:00 

UPI

On This Day, Feb. 7: Senate establishes committee to probe Watergate...

On Feb. 7, 1973, the U.S. Senate voted to set up a committee to investigate a break-in at Washington's Watergate complex....

 2023-02-07 08:00 

UPI

Famous birthdays for Feb. 7: Ashton Kutcher, Eddie Izzard...

Actor Ashton Kutcher turns 45 and actor Eddie Izzard turns 61, among the famous birthdays for Feb. 7....

 2023-02-07 07:58 

AP

Tkachuk's 5-point night leads Panthers over Lightning 7-1...

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Two days after being named MVP of the NHL All-Star Game on home ice, Matthew Tkachuk had a five-point night with two goals as the Florida Panthers beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 7-1......

 2023-02-07 07:58 

Reuters

Indonesia's Pertamina targets 5% increase in 2023 oil and gas lifting...

Indonesia's state energy company Pertamina is targeting oil and gas lifting in 2023 of around 900,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day (boepd), up 5% from the previous year, chief executive Nicke Widyawati told a parliamentary hearing on Tuesday....

 2023-02-07 07:52 

Reuters

Denmark suspends reviewing wind power projects over possible EU law conflict...

The Danish Energy Agency has suspended reviewing existing and new applications to install new wind farms and other renewable energy projects in the country over a potential conflict with European Union law, it said in a statement late on Monday....

 2023-02-07 07:51 

Reuters

Egyptian bodybuilder collects trash to fund his dream...

Nationally ranked bodybuilder Ali el-Sharkawy trains in the evenings, but only after the 29-year-old has spent the morning collecting rubbish to support himself through his sporting career....

 2023-02-07 07:48 

Reuters

Microsoft investigates Outlook outage as users face issues...

Microsoft Corp said it was investigating issues with email service Outlook as users in North America faced problems with accessing, sending or searching emails on the platform....

 2023-02-07 07:47 

Reuters

India's ONGC to explore investing in Argentina gas assets...

India's state-run Oil and Natural Gas Corp Ltd will explore investing in gas assets in Argentina, its chairman said on Tuesday....

 2023-02-07 07:46 

Reuters

India's NABARD aims to raise 30-50 bln rupees in debut green bond issue - sources...

India's National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD) plans to raise funds by issuing its first-ever green bonds and could tap the market this month, three bankers aware of the development told Reuters on Tuesday....

 2023-02-07 07:40 

Reuters

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China reverts to home-and-away format as COVID restrictions lifted | Reuters...

All matches in the Chinese Super League (CSL) will be played using the home-and-away format this year, the Chinese Football Association said on Tuesday, bringing to an end three seasons of COVID-19 restrictions....

 2023-02-07 07:39 

Reuters

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Kenya tweaks 2022/23 spending, deficit estimates in supplementary budget | Reuters...

Kenya's finance ministry has tweaked its spending and budget deficit estimates for the current fiscal year that ends in June to show a slight increase in overall expenditure but a narrower deficit....

 2023-02-07 07:37 

UPI

U.N. head fears war in Ukraine is widening as world watches...

As the war in Ukraine nears one-year old, the head of the United Nations said he fears it may be expanding into a wider conflict as the world looks on....

 2023-02-07 07:36 

Reuters

Super Bowl Opening Night brings back eclectic style after hiatus...

The National Football League's Super Bowl Opening Night returned in full force on Monday in Phoenix, as the Philadelphia Eagles and Kansas City Chiefs prepared to face off for their sport's ultimate prize....

 2023-02-07 07:33 

AP

Palmieri, Barzal score in win for Isles in Horvat's 1st game...

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Kyle Palmieri and Mathew Barzal scored for the New York Islanders in their first game since they acquired All-Star center Bo Horvat, leading them to a 2-1 win over the Philadelphia......

 2023-02-07 07:26 

Reuters

NHL roundup: Devils blow lead, top Canucks in OT...

Jesper Bratt scored a power-play goal with 42 seconds left in overtime Monday night for the New Jersey Devils, who squandered a three-goal, second-period lead before edging the Vancouver Canucks 5-4 in Newark, N.J....

 2023-02-07 07:26 

Reuters

BP profit soars to record $28 bln, dividend increased...

BP reported on Tuesday a record profit of $28 billion in 2022, lifted by a surge in energy prices since Russia's invasion of Ukraine as the company increased its dividend by 10% in a sign of confidence in the market's continued strength....

 2023-02-07 07:25 

Reuters

Carlsberg expects lower beer consumption to hit 2023 growth...

Danish brewer Carlsberg on Tuesday forecast organic operating profit growth in 2023 below last year's level as higher beer prices are expected to dent consumption....

 2023-02-07 07:23 

Reuters

Nigerian states challenge central bank cash swap deadline...

Three states in Nigeria have asked the country's highest court to stop the federal government and central bank from ending the use of old naira currency notes this week, saying this was causing hardships, ahead of an election later this month....

 2023-02-07 07:23 

AP

Jayson Tatum scores 34, Celtics cruise past Pistons 111-99...

DETROIT (AP) — Jayson Tatum started slow and finished strong with 34 points, 11 rebounds and six assists, leading the Boston Celtics to a 111-99 victory over the Detroit Pistons on Monday night. The......

 2023-02-07 07:22 

Reuters

South Africa's net foreign reserves rise to $54.844 bln in January...

South Africa's net foreign reserves rose to $54.844 billion in January from $53.827 billion in December, the Reserve Bank said on Tuesday....

 2023-02-07 07:21 

Reuters

Siemens Energy: EU green deal lacks details on implementation...

Plans by the European Union to loosen state aid rules in order to boost local industry and compete with U.S. support schemes tackle the right issues but lack clarity over implementation and, more importantly, speed, Siemens Energy said....

 2023-02-07 07:18 

AP

Garland, Allen each score 23, Cavaliers rout Wizards 114-91...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Darius Garland and Jarrett Allen scored 23 points apiece and Donovan Mitchell added 21 to lead the Cleveland Cavaliers to a 114-91 rout of the Washington Wizards on Monday night. ......

 2023-02-07 07:16 

Reuters

Crypto exchange Bitvavo eyes 80-100% recovery in DCG deal -company...

Dutch cryptocurrency exchange Bitvavo said on Tuesday it believes it will recover at least 80% of the 280 million euros ($300.58 million) it is owed by Digital Currency Group of the United States, following a deal in principle reached among DCG and credit...

 2023-02-07 07:10 

Reuters

[ World ]

South African rand gains on weaker dollar before Ramaphosa's speech | Reuters...

The South African rand firmed against a weaker U.S. dollar on Tuesday, ahead of an address by President Cyril Ramaphosa at the Investing in African Mining Indaba conference in Cape Town....

 2023-02-07 07:10 

Reuters

[ World ]

UK house prices unchanged in January after four months of falls | Reuters...

British house prices were unchanged in January after falling in month-on-month terms in each of the previous four months, mortgage lender Halifax said on Tuesday....

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