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 2021-10-15 10:44 

Reuters

Norway bow-and-arrow attack suspect to be held for 4 weeks initially...

The man suspected of killing five people in Norway with a bow and arrow and other weapons earlier this week can be held in custody for an initial four weeks while the probe continues, a court ruled on Friday, according to news agency NTB....

 2021-10-15 10:43 

Reuters

Global bond funds see first weekly outflow in seven months, Lipper data shows...

Global bond funds faced their first weekly outflow in seven months in the week to Oct. 13, due to worries that higher inflation levels would prompt central banks to roll back their crisis-era support sooner than expected....

 2021-10-15 10:43 

Reuters

China cbank official says spillover effect of Evergrande's debt woes is controllable...

The spillover effect of China Evergrande Group's debt problems on the banking system is controllable and individual financial institutions' risk exposures are not big, a central bank official said on Friday....

 2021-10-15 10:43 

UPI

MLB's NLCS-ALCS, football, NHL openers top weekend sports schedule...

Major League Baseball's 2021 ALCS and NLCS, dozens of football games and the first weekend of the NHL season top the weekend sports schedule. NASCAR's playoffs and soccer games also air from Friday through Sunday....

 2021-10-15 10:42 

Reuters

Denmark to begin inviting citizens for third COVID-19 shot -health minister...

Danish health authorities will next week start inviting citizens to receive a third vaccination shot against COVID-19, Health Minister Magnus Heunicke said on Friday, according to state broadcaster DR....

 2021-10-15 10:40 

AP

Russia marks pandemic's record of daily deaths, infections...

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia's daily tolls of coronavirus infections and deaths surged to another record on Friday, a quickly mounting figure that has put a severe load on the country's health care system.......

 2021-10-15 10:39 

Reuters

Man ram-raids motorbike shop in Australia, flees on digger...

A man left a trail of destruction as he used a mechanical digger to smash his way into a motorcycle shop in Queensland, Australia on Friday, then fled with two bikes dangling from the front of the vehicle....

 2021-10-15 10:39 

Reuters

Anti-Semitism has no place in EU, Brussels says on Slovenia PM tweet...

Anti-Semitism has no place in the EU, a spokesperson for the bloc's executive Commission said on Friday, reacting to a tweet by Slovenian Prime Minister Janez Jansa that referred to Jewish U.S. financier George Soros and was criticized as anti-Semitic...

 2021-10-15 10:39 

Reuters

Gene hunter's rosier outlook has a downside...

Oxford Nanopore Technologies boasts of being at the cutting edge of genome sequencing, which can help predict the future health of patients. The UK life science firm could use the same expertise when it comes to its future financial performance. On Thursd...

 2021-10-15 10:38 

Reuters

Xi Jinping's COP26 no-show isn't set in stone...

A COP26 without Xi Jinping would be a hammer blow. UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been told that his Chinese counterpart won't make the trip to next month's global climate talks, the London Times reported on Friday. With the People's Repu...

 2021-10-15 10:37 

Reuters

Bank-software group defers disruption payday...

Investors in Temenos , the $9 billion banking-software specialist, may be losing patience. Shares in the Swiss company run by Max Chuard fell 13% on Friday, eliminating $1.3 billion of equity value, after it released third-quarter results on Thursday even...

 2021-10-15 10:37 

Reuters

Torrential rain follows summer wildfires, flooding homes across Greece...

Torrential rain flooded rivers, roads and homes across Greece, many parts only just recovering from summer wildfires, prompting hundreds of calls for help to rescue people and pump out water....

 2021-10-15 10:37 

Reuters

EXCLUSIVE How the illicit copper trade is sapping South Africa...

South Africa's economic woes are being compounded by the theft of massive amounts of copper from state firms Eskom and Transnet, much of which is smuggled overseas, costing the country billions of rand a year, according to market sources....

 2021-10-15 10:36 

AP

Former Barcelona president defends his running of the club...

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — The former president of Spanish club Barcelona on Friday denied accusations by the current leadership that his board had left the team on the brink of bankruptcy because of ......

 2021-10-15 10:30 

Reuters

Germany rejects negotiations over Northern Ireland Protocol...

Germany rejects new negotiations over the Northern Ireland Protocol, which stipulates Northern Ireland's will continue to follow EU rules on product standards to prevent checks along the border, a German government spokesperson said on Friday....

 2021-10-15 10:29 

Reuters

Parties exploring next German coalition enjoy majority support -poll...

A majority of Germans is in favour of a coalition government led by the Social Democrats' Olaf Scholz, a survey showed on Friday, an encouraging result for the three parties involved as they prepare for the next phase of negotiations....

 2021-10-15 10:26 

AP

Bus falls into sinkhole as storms lash Greece...

THESSALONIKI, Greece (AP) — A bus transporting oil refinery workers fell into a sinkhole in the center of Greece's second-largest city Friday as a storm continued to batter the country. Authorities......

 2021-10-15 10:19 

Reuters

Japan PM Kishida holds phone talks with South Korea's moon - Kyodo...

New Japanese prime minister Fumio Kishida spoke with South Korean President Moon Jae-in by phone on Friday night, Kyodo news agency said....

 2021-10-15 10:13 

Reuters

Germany's Merkel to hold farewell talks with China's Li on Monday...

German Chancellor Angela Merkel will on Monday hold virtual farewell talks with Chinese Prime Minister Li Keqiang and receive European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen, a German government spokesperson said on Friday....

 2021-10-15 10:12 

AP

A capsule look at the Dodgers-Braves playoff series...

A capsule look at the best-of-seven National League Championship Series between the Los Angeles Dodgers and Atlanta Braves:___Schedule: (All times EDT) Game 1, Saturday, at Atlanta, 8:07 p.m. (TBS)......

 2021-10-15 10:10 

Reuters

Aviation supply chain faces mounting strain as demand picks up...

Global shipping and supply chain disruptions are making it harder for corporate planemakers and suppliers to meet resurgent demand for parts, according to industry executives and analysts....

 2021-10-15 10:09 

Reuters

U.S. banks see wealth management boom on borrowing, new assets...

Big U.S. banks' wealth management businesses put in another stellar performance in the third quarter, buoyed by record levels of new money flowing into accounts and surging demand from clients to borrow against their investment portfolios....

 2021-10-15 10:08 

Reuters

Ex-Taliban commander to plead not guilty in U.S. court to killing U.S. troops...

A former Taliban commander previously accused of kidnapping an American journalist is expected to plead not guilty on Friday to murdering three U.S. troops in Afghanistan in 2008....

 2021-10-15 10:08 

AP

Soccer laws panel to discuss 25-minute halftime for shows...

ZURICH (AP) — A request to increase halftime breaks to 25 minutes for Super Bowl-style entertainment shows will be discussed this month, soccer's lawmaking panel IFAB said Friday.South American soc......

 2021-10-15 10:07 

UPI

Life-saving drones deliver food to dogs stranded by La Palma volcano lava...

On La Palma, several malnourished dogs were found roaming a walled-in yard that's been covered in ash -- and reaching them was impossible until two companies stepped in with life-saving drones recently....

 2021-10-15 10:03 

Reuters

Chancellor: Bring surveillance capitalism to heel...

It's been a grueling few weeks over at Facebook . First the social network giant had to cope with the release of damaging information about its practices by a former employee. Then the company suffered an outage across its suite of businesses ranging ...

 2021-10-15 09:58 

Reuters

Aboriginal group hopes for national standards in Juukan inquiry...

An inquiry into the destruction of ancient rock shelters for an iron ore mine should recommend in its report that Australia adopt national heritage protection standards, the head of an Aboriginal heritage management group said on Friday....

 2021-10-15 09:56 

Reuters

Students shut themselves in as Norway bow-and-arrow attacker struck...

A student described how he and his friends shut themselves in his bedroom as a man armed with a bow and arrow tried to get into his home during a deadly attack in the Norwegian town of Kongsberg....

 2021-10-15 09:56 

AP

France pays tribute to teacher beheaded by radical Islamist...

PARIS (AP) — French schools on Friday were paying tribute to a teacher beheaded by a radical Islamist last year after he showed caricatures of the prophet of Islam to his class.Samuel Paty, a histo......

 2021-10-15 09:53 

Reuters

Kazakhstan rations power after coal-fired plant outages...

Kazakhstan is limiting power supply to some consumers a day after three major coal-fired power stations suffered shutdowns, grid operator KEGOC said on Friday....

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