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 2022-06-30 17:08 

Reuters

Germany looks to buy Israeli or U.S. missile defence system...

Berlin is considering buying a missile defence system from Israel or the United States to defend against threats including Russian Iskander missiles in Kaliningrad, German weekly Welt am Sonntag reported on Saturday....

 2022-06-30 17:06 

Reuters

U.S. takes enforcement action against trust over interest held by Russian oligarch...

The United States on Thursday took enforcement action imposing restrictions against Delaware-based Heritage Trust on the grounds that sanctioned Russian oligarch Suleiman Kerimov holds a property interest, the Treasury Department said....

 2022-06-30 17:05 

UPI

Ketanji Brown Jackson officially sworn in as first Black woman on Supreme Court...

Ketanji Brown Jackson, a top federal appellate court judge and former public defender, was sworn in on the U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday and became the first Black woman on the bench....

 2022-06-30 17:00 

Reuters

Hungary targets deal on EU development funds by autumn - minister...

Hungary expects to sign an agreement with the European Union by the autumn over 22 billion euros ($23 billion) of development funds under the bloc's 2021-2027 budget, the country's economic development minister Marton Nagy said on Thursday....

 2022-06-30 17:00 

Reuters

Erratic Swiatek reaches third round, extends winning streak to 37...

World number one Iga Swiatek struggled with unforced errors but found her composure when it mattered most to see off Dutch lucky loser Lesley Pattinama Kerkhove 6-4 4-6 6-3 to reach the third round of Wimbledon and extend her winning run to 37 matches....

 2022-06-30 16:55 

Reuters

Hells Angels leader Sonny Barger dies at 83...

Ralph "Sonny" Barger, the Hells Angels motorcycle club leader who became the rough-hewn face of America's outlaw biker culture and the restlessness, hard living and criminality that came with it, has died, according to an announcement on his F...

 2022-06-30 16:52 

Reuters

Russia scolds British ambassador over 'offensive' UK comments on nuclear weapons...

Russia said on Thursday it had summoned the British ambassador to voice a strong protest against "offensive" British statements, including about alleged Russian threats to use nuclear weapons....

 2022-06-30 16:52 

Reuters

U.S. employers see signs of cooling job market...

People have been walking into Paul Centenari's cardboard box factory outside Baltimore asking for jobs, something he has not seen in over a year....

 2022-06-30 16:50 

UPI

Maryland Lottery player wins $25,000 from free Pick 5 ticket...

A Maryland Lottery player won a $25,000 prize from a Pick 5 ticket he received for free as part of a promotion....

 2022-06-30 16:50 

Reuters

Do not platform F1's negative old voices, says Hamilton...

Lewis Hamilton called for Formula One's old guard to be given no air time after 91-year-old former supremo Bernie Ecclestone and retired triple world champion Nelson Piquet drew fire for offensive comments....

 2022-06-30 16:49 

Reuters

Arrest warrant for Emmett Till's accuser found...

The family of Emmett Till has unearthed a nearly 67-year-old arrest warrant for the white woman whose discredited accusations against the Black teenager led to his lynching, a brutal death that helped ignite the civil rights movement....

 2022-06-30 16:46 

Reuters

U.S. inflation data offer no quick relief to Fed, but hint at a peak...

New U.S. data for May showed little immediate relief from the record pace of inflation pushing the Federal Reserve toward another oversized interest rate increase next month, but it did add to a developing sense that the worst may be over....

 2022-06-30 16:44 

UPI

President Joe Biden urges Senate to abandon filibuster to codify legal abortion into federal law...

President Joe Biden said on Thursday that favors eliminating the filibuster in the U.S. Senate after the Supreme Court struck down Roe vs. Wade and removed national protections for legalized abortion....

 2022-06-30 16:43 

Reuters

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Critics assail Biden plan to nominate GOP abortion opponent to judgeship | Reuters...

President Joe Biden is facing criticism from progressives after a Democratic lawmaker in Kentucky said that White House staff had informed him of plans to nominate a Republican lawyer opposed to abortion to a federal judgeship in the state....

 2022-06-30 16:42 

Reuters

EXCLUSIVE Europe ready for Baltics emergency switch-off from Russian grid...

European grid operators are ready to implement immediately a long-term plan to bring the Baltic states, which rely on the Russian grid, into the European Union system in the event Moscow cuts them off, three sources familiar with the matter told Reuters....

 2022-06-30 16:42 

UPI

Watch: Enhypen assemble in 'Future Perfect (Pass the Mic)' video teaser...

K-pop group Enhypen shared a preview of its video for "Future Perfect (Pass the Mic)," the title track from its EP "Manifesto: Day 1."...

 2022-06-30 16:39 

UPI

Hornets' Miles Bridges arrested on felony domestic violence charge...

Charlotte Hornets forward Miles Bridges was arrested on a felony charge in Los Angeles and released on $130,000 bail, a Los Angeles Police Department spokesman said....

 2022-06-30 16:39 

Reuters

Fitch cuts view on global sovereign debt...

Credit rating agency Fitch downgraded its view on sovereign debt on Thursday on concerns about the rise in global borrowing costs and the potential for a flurry of new defaults....

 2022-06-30 16:39 

Reuters

Tsitsipas rates tennis rivals' skills...

Wimbledon's top seed Novak Djokovic ticks more boxes than his rivals when it comes to strokeplay, according to Stefanos Tsitsipas....

 2022-06-30 16:28 

Reuters

For pandas, it's been two 'thumbs' up for millions of years...

Fossils unearthed in China are helping scientists get a better grasp on one of the marvels of evolution: the giant panda's false thumb, which helps this veggie-loving bear munch the bamboo that makes up most of its diet....

 2022-06-30 16:27 

Reuters

Epic accuses Apple of 'delaying' key U.S. appeals court hearing...

Video game maker Epic Games Inc on Wednesday accused Apple Inc of "needlessly delaying" a pivotal hearing in an antitrust clash in the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals over key App Store policies....

 2022-06-30 16:27 

UPI

'Dune: Part Two' release delayed to November 2023...

"Dune: Part Two," a sequel to Denis Villeneuve's adaptation of the Frank Herbert novel "Dune," has pushed back its release date....

 2022-06-30 16:27 

Reuters

'Tiger King' star, 4 others indicted over wildlife trafficking, money laundering...

A federal grand jury in South Carolina returned a 10-count indictment alleging charges related to wildlife trafficking and money laundering against five individuals, including Doc Antle, who starred in the 2020 Netflix series "Tiger King", the U.S...

 2022-06-30 16:25 

Reuters

U.S. emissions ruling a setback in climate fight, U.N. says...

A U.S. Supreme Court ruling on Thursday limiting Washington's authority to reduce carbon emissions from power plants is "a setback in our fight against climate change," United Nations spokesman Stephane Dujarric said....

 2022-06-30 16:23 

Reuters

U.S. farmers boost corn plantings; cut soy acreage- government...

U.S. farmers planted more corn than they had initially planned to this year in order to take advantage of strong prices for the grain, the government said on Thursday....

 2022-06-30 16:21 

Reuters

U.S. to add 6 GW offshore wind capacity through 2029 -EIA...

Power plant developers and operators plan to install more than 6 gigawatts of offshore wind capacity at sites mostly along the U.S. eastern seaboard over the next seven years, the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) said in a report on Thursday....

 2022-06-30 16:20 

Reuters

Novartis leans toward spinoff of generic drugs unit - Bloomberg News...

Novartis prefers a spinoff of its generic drug unit over a potential sale to private equity firms, Bloomberg News reported on Thursday, citing people familiar with the matter....

 2022-06-30 16:17 

Reuters

Drugmaker Endo misses $38 million interest payment amid bankruptcy talks...

Drugmaker Endo International said on Thursday it has missed a $38 million interest payment, amid discussions with a group of unsecured bondholders that have urged the company to avoid filing for bankruptcy....

 2022-06-30 16:16 

Reuters

Typhoon warning raised for tropical storm Chaba, heavy winds to lash South China...

Hong Kong's weather forecaster raised the typhoon warning late on Thursday for Tropical Storm Chaba, with threatening wind gusts expected to slam into South China and cause more damage to inland areas still suffering from weeks of destructive rainstor...

 2022-06-30 16:16 

Reuters

Nikola adjourns shareholder meeting, to reconvene on July 18...

Nikola Corp said on Thursday that it has adjourned a shareholder meeting for the second time and will reconvene on July 18....

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