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 2022-01-20 14:40 

Reuters

Iran nuclear talks need change of approach, February decisive - French source...

Progress in talks aimed at reviving the 2015 Iran nuclear accord has not included subjects at the heart of the negotiation, a French diplomatic source said on Thursday, adding that there needed a change of approach ahead of a decisive February....

 2022-01-20 14:39 

AP

Ralph Lauren unveils Team USA's opening Olympic uniforms...

NEW YORK (AP) — Team USA's opening ceremony uniforms for the Beijing Olympics include some sneaky new warming technology, along with a handy front pouch and a cinch waist on anoraks in navy and whi......

 2022-01-20 14:39 

Reuters

UK turns down application to build UK-France power cable...

Britain on Thursday turned down a planning application for a high-voltage undersea power cable project linking Britain and France....

 2022-01-20 14:38 

AP

Testing times for Australian Open amid COVID-19 pandemic...

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The safety protocols for COVID-19 have been a touchy subject at the Australian Open, particularly after nine-time champion Novak Djokovic was deported for failing to mee......

 2022-01-20 14:37 

AP

New Mo Willems 'Pigeon' book to be released in September...

NEW YORK (AP) — An imprint launched last week by Barnes & Noble Inc. has signed up one of the country's top children's author-illustrators, Mo Willems, best known for his "Pigeon" picture books.Wil......

 2022-01-20 14:34 

AP

Missouri Congressman Cleaver tests positive for COVID-19...

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Democratic U.S. Rep. Emanuel Cleaver II of Missouri has tested positive for COVID-19, the congressman revealed in a statement.Cleaver, who represents a Kansas City-area dist......

 2022-01-20 14:31 

Reuters

Banks loan growth focus could impact U.S. Treasuries - Credit Suisse...

U.S. banks' appetite for U.S Treasuries could slow down as they shift their focus to loan growth, at the same time that the Federal Reserve plans to shrink asset holdings and raise interest rates to fight inflation, said Credit Suisse analyst Zoltan P...

 2022-01-20 14:29 

Reuters

Medvedev hits out at low IQ fans as he reprises role as crowd villain...

Daniil Medvedev is no stranger to crowd hostility and once again seemed to revel in the role of pantomime villain as he overcame mercurial home favourite Nick Kyrgios at the Australian Open on Thursday and took a swipe at the feisty home fans....

 2022-01-20 14:29 

AP

Australian Open Lookahead: Osaka, Barty in action on night 5...

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — LOOKAHEAD TO FRIDAYFriday night under lights will feature two big third-round matches in the women's draw, with defending Australian Open champion Naomi Osaka facing Ama......

 2022-01-20 14:28 

Reuters

McDonald's expands test of Beyond Meat McPlant burger...

McDonald's Corp said on Thursday it will expand the test of the plant-based McPlant burger which it created with vegan meat maker Beyond Meat Inc ....

 2022-01-20 14:24 

Reuters

EXCLUSIVE Unit Corp looks to sell Anadarko, Gulf Coast gas assets for $1 bln - sources...

Unit Corp , one of the top U.S. natural gas producers, has hired an investment bank for a sale of its oil & gas producing assets in the Anadarko and Gulf Coast basins that could fetch around $1 billion, sources told Reuters on Thursday....

 2022-01-20 14:23 

Reuters

U.S. won't resume assistance to Sudan without civilian government - statement...

The United States will not resume economic assistance to Sudan that was paused after a coup unless there is an end to violence and a civilian-led government is restored, a statement posted by the U.S. embassy in Khartoum on Thursday said....

 2022-01-20 14:22 

UPI

Investigation says Pope Benedict XVI mishandled reports of child sex abuse in 1970s, '80s...

A long-awaited report commissioned by a Germany archdiocese was released on Thursday and accuses retired Pope Benedict XVI of mishandling several reports of sexual misconduct during the 1970s and 1980s....

 2022-01-20 14:19 

AP

Restaurant tax nears end, but city wants to keep it cooking...

PASCAGOULA, Miss. (AP) — A restaurant tax in Pascagoula that was set to end this summer could be sticking around for awhile, officials said.The 2% tax went into effect in 2017 and is being used to ......

 2022-01-20 14:19 

AP

New Hampshire getting $1.6M to help Seacoast operations...

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire is getting more than $1.6 million from the new federal infrastructure package through the Army Corps of Engineers to improve supply and dredging operations at the......

 2022-01-20 14:17 

Reuters

Kyrgios 'super proud' of Melbourne performance despite loss to Medvedev...

Nick Kyrgios said he is bowing out of the Australian Open with his head held high after losing to world number two Daniil Medvedev on Thursday, having recovered from COVID-19 just before the season's opening Grand Slam....

 2022-01-20 14:15 

Reuters

U.N. Mali mission to resume flights suspended because of sanctions...

The United Nations peacekeeping mission in Mali said on Thursday it would resume regular flights after they were grounded over the weekend because of regional sanctions....

 2022-01-20 14:14 

UPI

Look: Danielle Panabaker expecting second child with Hayes Robbins...

Danielle Panabaker, who plays Caitlin Snow, aka Killer Frost, on "The Flash," is expecting a baby with her husband, Hayes Robbins....

 2022-01-20 14:12 

Reuters

Turkey, Qatar reached pending deal on Kabul airport security -Turkish sources...

Turkey and Qatar have reached an agreement on ensuring security at Kabul's main airport should they be awarded the mission amid ongoing talks with the Taliban government, Turkish diplomatic sources said on Thursday....

 2022-01-20 14:12 

Reuters

British artist Henry Hudson embraces new horizons in London exhibit...

British artist Henry Hudson says he took inspiration from flying in empty planes during the COVID-19 pandemic for his latest exhibition, presenting a collection of paintings depicting horizon lines in the sky....

 2022-01-20 14:09 

Reuters

Italian parliament proposes presidential vote in car park for COVID cases...

Lawmakers who have tested positive for COVID-19 could be allowed to vote for Italy's next president in a parliamentary car park, the lower house speaker's office said on Thursday, provided the government gives them a special permit to leave their ...

 2022-01-20 14:09 

Reuters

Long jump champ Rutherford's hopes of Winter Games medal end early...

Former long jumper Greg Rutherford's hopes of adding a winter Games medal to his London 2012 gold were dashed on Thursday after the 35-year-old failed to make the cut for Britain's bobsleigh squad for Beijing....

 2022-01-20 14:07 

UPI

Watch: Eric Andre recalls Johnny Knoxville breaking into his house on 'Kimmel'...

Eric Andre tells Jimmy Kimmel about Johnny Knoxville breaking into his house on Christmas Eve while on "Jimmy Kimmel Live."...

 2022-01-20 14:07 

Reuters

Baltic index extends losing streak to tenth day on weaker demand...

The Baltic Exchange's dry bulk sea freight index fell for a tenth straight session on Thursday, touching its lowest level in about a year, on waning demand across all vessel segments....

 2022-01-20 14:06 

Reuters

French parliament passes motion condemning China 'genocide' against Uyghurs...

France's parliament passed an opposition-led motion asking the government to condemn China for "crimes against humanity and genocide" against its Uyghur Muslim minority and to take foreign policy measures to make this stop....

 2022-01-20 14:05 

Reuters

Toyota to curb more production in Japan as COVID spreads...

Toyota Motor Corp is slowing production at as many as 11 plants in Japan because of rising COVID-19 infections among its workers and those at parts suppliers, it said on Thursday....

 2022-01-20 14:05 

AP

Sick bear cub in Poland euthanized as no improvement...

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Veterinarians in Poland said Thursday that they euthanized a brown bear cub after more than a week of treatment failed to ease his serious neurological symptoms. The veterinar......

 2022-01-20 14:04 

Reuters

Mercedes-Benz teams up with Luminar on self-driving tech...

Luxury carmaker Mercedes-Benz will partner with self-driving sensor maker Luminar Technologies Inc to enable fully automated driving on highways for its next-generation vehicles, Luminar's founder said....

 2022-01-20 14:01 

UPI

'Determined' Joel Embiid torches Magic for 50, 76ers win...

NBA MVP candidate Joel Embiid tied his career-high with 50 points and pulled down a dozen rebounds to lead the Philadelphia 76ers to a 123-110 win over the Orlando Magic....

 2022-01-20 14:00 

UPI

CIA says most cases of 'Havana Syndrome' probably not caused by foreign enemies...

"Havana syndrome," the name given to mysterious ailments experienced by American diplomats in Cuba and other locations overseas, is unlikely caused by a foreign adversary, according to a report by the CIA....

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