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 2022-01-26 17:30 

Reuters

Elie Saab brings vibrant looks to Paris catwalk on return...

Lebanese fashion designer Elie Saab returned to the Paris catwalk after nearly two years, turning the page on a troubled period marked by the Beirut port blast and COVID-19, with a collection of vibrant, red carpet-ready looks....

 2022-01-26 17:29 

Reuters

U.S. envoy hands over written responses to Russia's security demands...

U.S. Ambassador John Sullivan on Wednesday handed over Washington's written responses to a sweeping set of security demands that Moscow has made of the West, Russia's Foreign Ministry said....

 2022-01-26 17:27 

Reuters

Hess expects Bakken, Guyana to drive 12-15% oil production growth in 2022...

Hess Corp estimates its net production will increase between 12% and 15% in 2022, driven by added output coming from the Bakken shale field in North Dakota and from Guyana, the company said on Wednesday....

 2022-01-26 17:27 

AP

AP source: Raiders request interview with Todd Bowles...

The Las Vegas Raiders have made a request to interview Tampa Bay defensive coordinator Todd Bowles for their head coach opening.A person familiar with the search said Tuesday the Raiders made the r......

 2022-01-26 17:26 

Reuters

U.S. Attorney General Garland meets with Boeing 737 MAX families...

U.S. Attorney General Merrick Garland on Wednesday met with family members of some of the victims of two fatal Boeing 737 MAX crashes over the prior administration's decision to strike a deferred prosecution agreement with Boeing....

 2022-01-26 17:23 

AP

Russia offering jabs to children aged 12-17 as cases soar...

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia on Wednesday expanded a domestically developed coronavirus vaccine for children aged 12-17 to include more regions, amid the country's biggest infection surge yet due to the sp......

 2022-01-26 17:23 

AP

AP source: Vikings hire Kwesi Adofo-Mensah as GM...

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings have hired Kwesi Adofo-Mensah as their general manager, according to a person with knowledge of the process, taking an innovative turn by bringing in an ana......

 2022-01-26 17:21 

Reuters

Jay Powell embarks on difficult Goldilocks act...

Jay Powell is facing the challenge of getting the temperature just right. The Federal Reserve boss is likely on Wednesday to signal that interest rates will start rising in March to curb inflation. The robust U.S. economy can cope with that, as well as th...

 2022-01-26 17:20 

Reuters

Romney, other Trump critics to raise money for Liz Cheney re-election effort...

U.S. Senator Mitt Romney, a leading Republican critic of former President Donald Trump, will help raise money for Representative Liz Cheney, who is fighting for political survival after voting to impeach Trump and contesting his false stolen-election clai...

 2022-01-26 17:17 

UPI

Derek Jacobi, Mark Gatiss to return in 'Good Omens' Season 2...

Derek Jacobi, Mark Gatiss, Steve Pemberton and Reece Shearsmith will star in "Good Omens" Season 2, with Sin Phillips to join the cast....

 2022-01-26 17:17 

AP

German soccer coaches banned for using fake vaccine passes...

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Two German soccer coaches have been suspended from working in the sport after it was ruled Wednesday they used fake coronavirus vaccination records.A disciplinary panel at......

 2022-01-26 17:17 

Reuters

UBS to buy U.S. wealth management specialist Wealthfront for $1.4 bln...

Swiss bank UBS has agreed to buy Wealthfront, an automated wealth management provider, in an all-cash transaction valued at $1.4 billion, the partners said on Wednesday....

 2022-01-26 17:16 

Reuters

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 2022-01-26 17:16 

UPI

McDonald's' meatless McPlant burger selling well in test markets, analysts say...

McDonald's' meatless McPlant burger, which is being tested at hundreds of locations in the United States, is selling better than expected, according to industry analysts....

 2022-01-26 17:12 

AP

Ex-US senator Jeff Flake begins post as ambassador to Turkey...

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Former U.S. Sen. Jeff Flake formally stepped into his new position as U.S. ambassador to Turkey on Wednesday, after presenting his credentials to Turkish President Recep Tayyi......

 2022-01-26 17:11 

Reuters

Leon Black drops racketeering claims against law firm Wigdor; Quinn Emanuel exits...

Billionaire investor Leon Black has dropped the Wigdor LLP law firm as a defendant against civil racketeering claims in his federal defamation lawsuit against a former model who accused him of rape, and no longer retains the law firm Quinn Emanuel Urquhar...

 2022-01-26 17:11 

Reuters

W. Africa Crude Offers stay high on European demand...

Offers for West African crude loading in March stayed high on Wednesday as sellers counted on heightened demand especially for lighter oil grades....

 2022-01-26 17:07 

Reuters

Liberal U.S. Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer to retire -media reports...

Liberal U.S. Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer will retire at the end of this term, NBC News and CNN reported on Wednesday....

 2022-01-26 17:07 

Reuters

U.S. should boost financing to Caribbean nations: Antigua PM...

The United States should increase financing and aid to the Caribbean to help the region recover from the pandemic and cope with the growing impact of climate change, Antigua and Barbuda Prime Minister Gaston Browne said in an interview....

 2022-01-26 17:05 

Reuters

Europe Distillates Diesel cracks edge higher on Russia tensions...

Northwest European diesel barge margins rose above $14 a barrel on Wednesday, driven by crude oil prices soaring on Russia-Ukraine tensions and a bigger-than-expected fall in U.S. inventories....

 2022-01-26 17:04 

Reuters

Israeli cloud data firm Firebolt raises $100 mln, valued at $1.4 bln...

Firebolt, an Israeli cloud data warehouse, said on Wednesday it raised $100 million in a private funding round that brings its valuation to $1.4 billion a year after emerging from stealth mode....

 2022-01-26 17:03 

AP

Australian Open Lookahead: Women's semis set for Thursday...

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — LOOKAHEAD TO THURSDAYIt's women's semifinal day at Melbourne Park with two Americans featured. Madison Keys takes on top-ranked Ash Barty and Danielle Collins will play ......

 2022-01-26 17:01 

Reuters

Dutch media mogul meets government leaders over #MeToo allegations...

Dutch media mogul John de Mol, billionaire owner of the production company behind hit talent show "The Voice", met with government officials on Wednesday to discuss allegations of sexual misconduct against celebrity jury members....

 2022-01-26 17:00 

UPI

Mattel gets Disney princess toy deal, including 'Frozen' dolls...

After losing its Disney princess lineup in 2016, Mattel has won back the license to make Disney princess toys, including Anna and Elsa, popular "Frozen" dolls....

 2022-01-26 17:00 

AP

Hot stuff: Lab hits milestone on long road to fusion power...

With 192 lasers and temperatures more than three times hotter than the center of the sun, scientists hit — at least for a fraction of a second — a key milestone on the long road toward nearly pollu......

 2022-01-26 16:59 

UPI

Watch: Driver uninjured when concrete crashes through windshield...

A driver said he feels lucky to be alive and uninjured after a chunk of concrete fell from a Massachusetts overpass and crashed through the windshield of his car....

 2022-01-26 16:59 

AP

GOP lawmakers try again to legalize medical marijuana...

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A group of Republican lawmakers resurrected a bill Wednesday to legalize medical marijuana in Wisconsin, saying it's time to at least talk about using the drug as a natural way......

 2022-01-26 16:59 

UPI

Boeing says it took $3.5B hit on 787 Dreamliner in 2021, 737 Max flying 'safely' worldwide...

In announcing earnings from the final quarter of 2021, Boeing said Wednesday that it took a $3.5 billion charge on its 787 Dreamliner, expects another $2 billion in costs this year and anticipates a production slowdown....

 2022-01-26 16:58 

Reuters

Weakest link? Why Russian gas puts Europe in a bind over Ukraine...

Escalating tensions between the West and Russia over Ukraine have raised concerns about vital Russian oil and gas flows to Europe, prompting the United States to offer reassurances that it will help its European allies find alternative supplies....

 2022-01-26 16:58 

Reuters

Biden nominates six new top federal prosecutors...

President Joe Biden on Wednesday nominated six new U.S. attorneys, picking a diverse set of lawyers to become the top federal prosecutors in Alaska, Connecticut, Montana, New Hampshire, New Mexico and Utah....

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