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 2022-08-12 14:05 

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Jon Batiste leaves 'Late Show' after 7 seasons as bandleader...

Jon Batiste has exited "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert" and will be replaced by Louis Cato....

 2022-08-12 14:04 

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Biotech stocks pin bounce back hopes on M&A boost...

Plunging valuations have made biotech companies tempting acquisition targets for cash-rich Big Pharma and a flurry of deals is just what the battered sector needs to turn a corner....

 2022-08-12 14:04 

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Biden admin announces $3 bln in FEMA climate resilience funding...

The Biden administration on Friday announced it is putting more than $3 billion into two federal programs to help communities deal with floods, wildfires, extreme heat and other problems imposed by climate change....

 2022-08-12 14:03 

Reuters

UK Post Office staff to strike on Aug. 26 -union...

Britain's Communication Workers Union said on Friday workers at the Post Office would take their fourth round of industrial action on Aug. 26, to coincide with a walkout by some staff at Royal Mail on the same day....

 2022-08-12 13:57 

Reuters

Sky-high energy costs to fan fire under aluminium and zinc prices...

Slowing economic growth is weighing on industrial metals prices but zinc and aluminium are likely to outperform if sky-high energy prices force European smelters to cut output further, leading to larger shortages....

 2022-08-12 13:53 

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NASA explains strange stringy object photographed by Perseverance rover...

One photo taken recently by NASA's Perseverance rover on Mars showed an unusual noodle-like object lying on the surface of the Red Planet, but scientists have an explanation....

 2022-08-12 13:45 

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U.S. heightens export controls on advanced chip, gas turbine engine technologies...

The United States has decided to strengthen export controls on technologies for advanced semiconductors and gas turbine engines that it deems essential to its national security, the Commerce Department said on Friday....

 2022-08-12 13:38 

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Diane Keaton discusses 'The Godfather' at TCL hand and footprint ceremony...

Diane Keaton discussed her 1972 film "The Godfather" while attending her TCL Chinese Theatre hand and footprint ceremony....

 2022-08-12 13:37 

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State Department offers $10 million reward for ransomware hackers...

The State Department said Thursday it is offering a reward of up to $10 million for information leading to the unmasking and location of five individuals with connections to the notorious Conti ransomware group....

 2022-08-12 13:37 

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Brazil's central bank chief says credit card will cease to exist soon | Reuters...

Brazil's central bank chief Roberto Campos Neto on Friday said he believes credit cards will cease to exist soon due to the growth of the open finance system, through which clients authorize financial data sharing with different institutions....

 2022-08-12 13:34 

Reuters

U.S. accuses Paraguay VP, associate for involvement in 'significant corruption'...

The United States on Friday designated Paraguayan Vice President Hugo Velazquez and Yacyreta Bi-National Entity Legal Counsel Juan Carlos Duarte for involvement in "significant corruption," Secretary of State Antony Blinken said....

 2022-08-12 13:33 

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U.S. equity funds notch up biggest weekly inflow in seven weeks...

Investors were net buyers of U.S. equity funds in the week to Aug. 10, on bets that the Federal Reserve would slow the pace of its interest rate hikes as inflation concerns subside....

 2022-08-12 13:33 

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Benzema, Courtois and De Bruyne up for UEFA Player of the Year award...

Real Madrid's Karim Benzema and Thibaut Courtois and Manchester City's Kevin De Bruyne are in the running for UEFA's 2021-22 men's player of the year award after topping a 15-player shortlist, European soccer's governing body said on F...

 2022-08-12 13:31 

Reuters

BT Group and Openreach workers announce further strike action...

The Communication Workers Union said on Friday it had served notice on BT Group and Openreach that its members would take further strike action on Aug. 30 and 31 in a dispute over pay....

 2022-08-12 13:29 

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Iranian tanker reloading oil in Greece that was confiscated by U.S. - sources...

An Iranian-flagged tanker is reloading oil that was confiscated by the United States earlier this year after Greek authorities approved the release of the cargo, sources familiar with the matter said on Friday....

 2022-08-12 13:26 

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Judge gives early approval to $24 million equal pay settlement for U.S. women's soccer team...

A federal judge has granted preliminary approval to a $24 million settlement between the U.S. Soccer Federation and the U.S. Women's National Team over a lawsuit seeking equal pay for the men's and women's teams....

 2022-08-12 13:21 

Reuters

Dutch detain suspected developer of crypto mixer Tornado Cash...

Dutch authorities on Friday said they had arrested a 29-year-old man believed to be a developer for the crypto mixing service Tornado Cash, which the United States put on its sanctions list this week....

 2022-08-12 13:18 

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India's Life Insurance Corp June-quarter premium income jumps...

Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) reported a 20.4% rise in June-quarter net premium income on Friday, as it gained market share....

 2022-08-12 13:18 

Reuters

Judge approves $24 million settlement between USWNT players, U.S. Soccer...

A federal judge in California has preliminarily approved a $24 million settlement between the U.S. women's national soccer team (USWNT) and governing body U.S. Soccer in a years-long dispute over equal pay for female athletes....

 2022-08-12 13:17 

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In photos: Jabari Banks, Becky G attend Variety Power of Young Hollywood event...

Stars attend the Variety Power of Young Hollywood event at the NeueHouse Hollywood in Los Angeles on August 11, 2022....

 2022-08-12 13:10 

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In photos: MLB hosts Field of Dreams game...

Major League Baseball hosts the Cincinnati Reds and the Chicago Cubs in the second annual Field of Dreams game in a stadium adjacent to the movie set in Dyersville, Iowa, on August 11, 2022. The Cubs defeated the Reds 4-2....

 2022-08-12 13:09 

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Watch: Megan Thee Stallion says she got 'more personal' on album on 'Fallon'...

Megan Thee Stallion went on "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon" and talked about the song selection process for her new album, "Traumazine.";...

 2022-08-12 13:07 

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Asia spot prices near record highs as buyers focus on winter supply | Reuters...

Asian spot liquefied natural gas (LNG) prices climbed to near record levels this week as Asian buyers sought to secure supply ahead of winter, narrowing the price spread with Europe where Russian gas flows remain curtailed....

 2022-08-12 13:02 

Reuters

Tunisia's military clashes with 'terrorists', two soldiers injured - statement...

Members of Tunisia's military clashed with "terrorist" elements during a mission in Jebel Salloum, the defence ministry said on Friday....

 2022-08-12 13:02 

Reuters

Ukraine calls for UN, Red Cross to send representatives to Russian POW camps...

Ukraine's security agencies issued a joint statement on Friday calling for the United Nations and the International Committee of the Red Cross to send representatives to locations where Russia is holding Ukrainian POWs....

 2022-08-12 13:00 

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Global equity funds see first weekly inflow in seven weeks...

Global equity funds saw inflows in the week to Aug. 10 after six straight weeks of withdrawals, as investors took the view that the Federal Reserve might not be too aggressive with its interest rate hikes amid receding inflation worries....

 2022-08-12 12:52 

Reuters

Prada seeks $1 billion valuation in Milan listing - Bloomberg News...

Italian luxury group Prada SpA is considering seeking at least $1 billion from a second listing in Milan and is working with Goldman Sachs Group Inc on early preparations, Bloomberg News reported on Friday....

 2022-08-12 12:50 

Reuters

U.S. import prices fall more than expected in July...

U.S. import prices decreased more than expected in July, the Labor Department said on Friday, largely on lower costs for both fuel and nonfuel products....

 2022-08-12 12:48 

Reuters

Gang crime looms over election in Sweden as shootings spread...

In the span of eight days in May, three young men were shot dead in a small neighborhood of the town of Orebro, part of a wave of gang violence spreading from big cities to small-town Sweden that is topping voters' concerns ahead of elections next mon...

 2022-08-12 12:47 

Reuters

Israeli families of 1972 Munich Olympics victims demand more compensation...

The families of Israeli athletes murdered at the 1972 Munich Olympics are unhappy with fresh German compensation offers and plan to boycott a ceremony marking the 50th anniversary of the attack in protest, their spokesperson told Reuters on Friday....

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