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 2022-05-20 17:44 

Reuters

Cuba hits back at U.S. as tensions rise over Summit of Americas...

A top Cuban diplomat on Friday told Reuters the United States was making a "desperate effort" to impose its will on the rest of the Western Hemisphere by determining which countries should be invited to the upcoming U.S.-hosted Summit of the Ameri...

 2022-05-20 17:44 

Reuters

Bear market beckons as U.S. stock slide deepens...

The stock market's brutal year neared a grim milestone as the S&P 500's slide on Friday threatened to leave it in a bear market for the first time since March 2020, fueled by worries over sky high inflation, a hawkish Federal Reserve and future ec...

 2022-05-20 17:43 

UPI

'Zombies 3' to feature RuPaul, premiere on Disney+ in July...

"Zombies 3," a musical film starring Milo Manheim and Meg Donnelly, is coming to Disney+ in July....

 2022-05-20 17:41 

UPI

Watch: Kangaroo wanders into warehouse office in Australia...

Animal rescuers were summoned to a warehouse office in Australia when a mother kangaroo with a joey in her pouch somehow found her way into the building....

 2022-05-20 17:33 

Reuters

Tunisia's president names law professor to head committee to draft a new constitution...

The Tunisian president Kais Saied named on Friday Sadok Belaid, the veteran law professor to head an advisory committee tasked with drafting a new constitution to establish "a new republic", the presidency said on Friday....

 2022-05-20 17:32 

Reuters

Paytm parent's quarterly loss widens as expenses surge...

India's One 97 Communications Ltd , the parent of fintech firm Paytm, on Friday reported a wider fourth-quarter loss due to higher expenses related to payment processing, marketing and employee benefits....

 2022-05-20 17:29 

UPI

Russia will cut off natural gas exports to Finland Saturday...

Finnish gas company Gasum said Friday that Russia will cut natural gas to Finland Saturday....

 2022-05-20 17:29 

Reuters

Nicaraguan bishop, alleging police harassment, goes on hunger strike...

A Nicaraguan bishop critical of President Daniel Ortega's government began a hunger strike on Friday after taking refuge in a Catholic church indefinitely in the capital Managua, alleging he had been targeted by the police....

 2022-05-20 17:28 

Reuters

Families of Azov fighters worry about their fate...

Families of Ukrainian fighters who were in the Azovstal steel plant said on Friday they are worried about the fate of their relatives after Kyiv this week ordered its garrison in the plant in Mariupol to stand down....

 2022-05-20 17:27 

UPI

Neve Campbell joins Anthony Mackie in 'Twisted Metal' series...

Neve Campbell will guest star on the Peacock series "Twisted Metal," a live-action adaptation of the video game franchise....

 2022-05-20 17:24 

UPI

Sarah Wayne Callies joins 'The Company You Keep' with Milo Ventimiglia...

Sarah Wayne Callies has joined the cast of ABC drama pilot "The Company You Keep" starring Milo Ventimiglia....

 2022-05-20 17:22 

Reuters

U.S. drillers add oil and gas rigs for ninth week in a row -Baker Hughes...

U.S. energy firms this week added oil and natural gas rigs for a ninth week in a row, data showed on Friday, as mostly small producers respond to high prices and prodding by the government to ramp up output....

 2022-05-20 17:21 

Reuters

U.S. sends out first batch of invitations to Americas summit -official...

The Biden administration has sent out the first batch of invitations to the U.S.-hosted Summit of the Americas in Los Angeles next month, an administration official said on Friday....

 2022-05-20 17:19 

Reuters

Watford's Hodgson hopes to end career on high note against Chelsea...

Watford manager Roy Hodgson says he hopes to end his managerial career on a positive note on the final day of the season when they face Chelsea, despite failing to get the club out of relegation trouble in the Premier League....

 2022-05-20 17:17 

Reuters

Lebanon recovery plan 'step forward,' but legislation needed, deputy PM says...

Lebanese Deputy Prime Minister Saade Chami said the cabinet's approval on Friday of a financial recovery plan that aims to pave the way for an IMF bailout was a "step forward" but that parliament must now quickly adopt a number of laws....

 2022-05-20 17:13 

Reuters

Italy's TIM, CDP eye preliminary deal on single network, sources say...

Telecom Italia (TIM) is eyeing a preliminary agreement with state lender CDP over a long-held plan to merge TIM's network assets with those of state-backed rival Open Fiber as early as next week, two sources said on Friday....

 2022-05-20 17:11 

Reuters

Retail sell-off: discounters, auto stores lead losses...

A rout in consumer stocks gained more steam on Friday, as shares of Ross Stores led a retreat of other discount stores to cap off a bleak week for retailers....

 2022-05-20 17:06 

Reuters

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3M ordered to pay $77.5 mln to veteran in latest earplug trial | Reuters...

A jury on Friday ordered 3M Co to pay $77.5 million to a U.S. military veteran who said he suffered hearing damage as a result of using the company's military-issue earplugs, according to a spokesperson for the plaintiff's attorneys....

 2022-05-20 17:05 

Reuters

What to know about mysterious severe hepatitis cases in children...

At least 600 children in at least 34 countries have developed cases of sudden severe liver inflammation, or acute hepatitis, for which doctors have no explanation....

 2022-05-20 17:05 

UPI

Watch: 'Three Thousand Years of Longing': Tilda Swinton gets three wishes in trailer...

Tilda Swinton is offered three wishes from Idris Elba in the latest trailer for "Three Thousand Years of Longing."...

 2022-05-20 17:02 

Reuters

Czechs considering 'all options' regarding China's 16+1 group...

The Czech Republic is considering "all options" concerning its engagement with the China-led 16+1 platform for cooperation with central and east European states, the Foreign Ministry said on Friday....

 2022-05-20 17:01 

UPI

Watch: GOT7 live amid clouds in 'Nanana' video trailer...

K-pop group GOT7 released a preview of its video for "Nanana," the title track from its forthcoming EP....

 2022-05-20 17:00 

Reuters

S&P 500 on pace to confirm bear market, falls 20% from record close...

The benchmark S&P 500 fell 20% from its Jan. 3 record closing high on Friday, as investors sold stocks on worries over whether the Federal Reserve will be able to tame inflation without triggering a recession....

 2022-05-20 16:59 

Reuters

U.S. Justice Department releases $5 million for hotlines to report hate crimes...

The U.S. Justice Department will release $5 million for states to establish hotlines to report hate crime, U.S. Attorney General Merrick Garland said on Friday, as a mass shooting in Buffalo heightened concerns about racially motivated violence in the Uni...

 2022-05-20 16:58 

Reuters

Russia's Inter RAO says Nord Pool will halt trade for its subsidiaries...

Russian utility Inter RAO said on Friday that pan-European exchange Nord Pool has sent a notification that it will stop trade operations for its subsidiaries from Sunday due to risks of failure to pay for power supplies from Russia....

 2022-05-20 16:58 

Reuters

Djokovic hoping to peak in time for French Open title defence...

World number one Novak Djokovic said his Italian Open victory was the perfect time to find form as he looks to retain his French Open crown after mixed results earlier in the claycourt swing....

 2022-05-20 16:50 

Reuters

Medvedev not going to court over Wimbledon ban on Russian players...

World number two Daniil Medvedev said on Friday he will not take Wimbledon's organisers to the Court of Arbitration for Sport over their ban on Russian and Belarusian players at this year's Championships....

 2022-05-20 16:48 

UPI

'Stranger Things': Netflix shares first 8 minutes of Season 4...

"Stranger Things," a sci-fi horror series starring Finn Wolfhard, Millie Bobby Brown, Gaten Matarazzo and Caleb McLaughlin, will return for a fourth season in May....

 2022-05-20 16:48 

UPI

What to stream this weekend: 'Chip 'n Dale,' 'Drag Race All Stars'...

"Chip 'n Dale: Rescue Rangers," "RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars" Season 7, "Saturday Night Live" with host Natasha Lyonne and "My Guest Needs No Introduction" are some of the entertainment options streaming this weeke...

 2022-05-20 16:41 

Reuters

Italy expects to cap MPS cash call at $2.6 billion in latest plan -sources...

Italy expects to cap Monte dei Paschi's cash needs at around 2.5 billion euros ($2.6 billion) as it negotiates with European Union authorities a new strategic plan for the state-owned bank that will be unveiled next month, four sources said....

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