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 2018-08-15 22:37 

AFP

Israel reopens Gaza crossing as truce talks progress...

Israel reopened its only goods crossing with the Gaza Strip on Wednesday after closing it to most deliveries on July 9 over months of border tensions, as relative calm returned and truce talks progressed.The global network of Agence France Presse covers 1...

 2018-08-15 22:33 

AP

US newsrooms to Trump: We're not enemies of the people...

NEW YORK (AP) — The nation's newsrooms are pushing back against President Donald Trump with a coordinated series of newspaper editorials condemning his attacks on "fake news" and suggestion that jo......

 2018-08-15 22:24 

AP

Federal agency issues proposals for downsized Utah monuments...

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The U.S. government is issuing draft proposals for how it would like to manage two national monuments in Utah that were significantly downsized by President Donald Trump last ......

 2018-08-15 22:14 

AP

Bears LB Trevathan returns to field where he started career...

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The memories came rushing back as Chicago Bears linebacker Danny Trevathan set foot on the practice field where he spent the first part of his career....

 2018-08-15 22:11 

AP

Church sex scandal: Abuse victims want a full reckoning...

Six Roman Catholic dioceses in Pennsylvania joined the list this week of those around the U.S. that have been forced to face the ugly truth about child-molesting priests in their ranks....

 2018-08-15 22:10 

AP

Officials unveil plan to replace Rikers with smaller jails...

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City unveiled an ambitious plan on Wednesday to replace the notorious Rikers Island jail complex with four smaller lockups located in densely populated neighborhoods, inclu......

 2018-08-15 22:10 

AP

Report: SEC subpoenas Tesla about CEO's buyout plans...

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Wall Street Journal is reporting that government regulators have subpoenaed Tesla as they dig deeper into CEO Elon Musk's recent disclosure about a potential buyout of the ......

 2018-08-15 22:02 

AFP

Anger grows in Italy as bridge toll hits 39...

Italy's government on Wednesday blamed the firm that operated the collapsed Genoa bridge for the disaster in which at least 39 people died, as it announced a state of emergency in the city.The global network of Agence France Presse covers 151 countrie...

 2018-08-15 21:58 

Reuters

[ UK ]

UPDATE 1-Budapest Airport terminal briefly shut due to hot isotope container...
 2018-08-15 21:57 

AP

A look at the handling of Pennsylvania clergy abuse claims...

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A grand jury report documenting seven decades of child sexual abuse by hundreds of Roman Catholic priests in Pennsylvania found that most of the bishops who served in the state ......

 2018-08-15 21:56 

Reuters

[ US ]

Ex-NYC union head convicted of taking bribe to invest in fund...

A former head of New York City's correction officers' union was found guilty on Wednesday of accepting a bribe to steer union money to now-defunct hedge fund Platinum Partners for investing....

 2018-08-15 21:55 

AP

Atletico beats Real Madrid 4-2 after extra time in Super Cup...

TALLINN, Estonia (AP) — Atletico Madrid finally got the better of Real Madrid on the European stage, scoring twice in extra time to win 4-2 in the UEFA Super Cup final on Wednesday in its rival's f......

 2018-08-15 21:53 

AP

After Brennan, 9 others face losing security clearances, too...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Wednesday acted on a threat and revoked the security clearance of former CIA Director John Brennan, citing a constitutional responsibility to protect cla......

 2018-08-15 21:52 

AFP

'Devastating' dolphin loss in Florida red tide disaster...

A state of emergency has been declared in Florida as the worst red tide in a decade blackens the ocean water, killing dolphins, sea turtles and fish at a relentless pace.The global network of Agence France Presse covers 151 countriesIf you have news to sh...

 2018-08-15 21:51 

Reuters

[ US ]

U.S. clergy sex abuse revelation fuels push to reform assault laws...

The latest revelation of widespread child sexual abuse by Roman Catholic clergy has given impetus to efforts by legislators, including a Pennsylvania lawmaker who has said he was raped by a priest as a child, to make it easier to prosecute such cases....

 2018-08-15 21:51 

Reuters

U.S. clergy sex abuse revelation fuels push to reform assault laws...

The latest revelation of widespread child sexual abuse by Roman Catholic clergy has given impetus to efforts by legislators, including a Pennsylvania lawmaker who has said he was raped by a priest as a child, to make it easier to prosecute such cases....

 2018-08-15 21:50 

AP

Swimmer suffers puncture wounds in shark attack on Cape Cod...

TRURO, Mass. (AP) — A man swimming off Cape Cod has been attacked by a shark and is being airlifted to a hospital....

 2018-08-15 21:49 

Reuters

[ World ]

Adult smokers more apt to use e-cigarettes than nonsmokers...

(Reuters Health) - Current smokers are more likely than ex-smokers or adults who have never smoked to use e-cigarettes, according to a Swedish study that concludes e-cigarettes might not work as a cessation aid....

 2018-08-15 21:49 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Adult smokers more apt to use e-cigarettes than nonsmokers...

(Reuters Health) - Current smokers are more likely than ex-smokers or adults who have never smoked to use e-cigarettes, according to a Swedish study that concludes e-cigarettes might not work as a cessation aid....

 2018-08-15 21:48 

Reuters

Argentina sells $769 million in Treasury notes -Treasury Ministry...

Argentina sold 23.1 billion pesos ($769.63 million) in Treasury notes on Wednesday, the Treasury Ministry said in a statement, split between 14.2 billion pesos in 105-day notes and 8.9 billion pesos in 224-day notes....

 2018-08-15 21:48 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Argentina sells $769 million in Treasury notes -Treasury Ministry...

Argentina sold 23.1 billion pesos ($769.63 million) in Treasury notes on Wednesday, the Treasury Ministry said in a statement, split between 14.2 billion pesos in 105-day notes and 8.9 billion pesos in 224-day notes....

 2018-08-15 21:42 

AP

NYC regulations could take big bite out of Airbnb profits...

NEW YORK (AP) — Airbnb faces tightening regulations in New York City that could take a big bite out of its profits....

 2018-08-15 21:42 

Reuters

Messi to miss Argentina friendlies in U.S....

Argentina captain Lionel Messi has ruled himself out of two friendlies in the United States next month, a source at the Argentine Football Association (AFA) told Reuters on Wednesday....

 2018-08-15 21:40 

AP

Rizzo leads Cubs past Brewers 8-4...

CHICAGO (AP) — Anthony Rizzo homered, drove in three runs and stole two bases in his return to the cleanup spot, and the Chicago Cubs restored their three-game lead in the NL Central by topping the......

 2018-08-15 21:40 

Reuters

COLUMN-Tesla, Musk face SEC wrist slap at worst, experts say: Frankel...

Tesla CEO Elon Musk and the company itself may have little to fear from U.S. regulators according to legal analysts, despite Musk's failure so far to back up his early August tweet saying he had "funding secured" for his plan to take the elect...

 2018-08-15 21:40 

Reuters

[ UK ]

COLUMN-Tesla, Musk face SEC wrist slap at worst, experts say: Frankel...

Tesla CEO Elon Musk and the company itself may have little to fear from U.S. regulators according to legal analysts, despite Musk's failure so far to back up his early August tweet saying he had...

 2018-08-15 21:40 

Reuters

[ World ]

Cancer risk with diabetes is higher for women than men...

(Reuters Health) - People with diabetes are more likely to develop certain cancers than those without the condition, and a new analysis suggests that the increased risk is greater for women than for men....

 2018-08-15 21:40 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Cancer risk with diabetes is higher for women than men...

(Reuters Health) - People with diabetes are more likely to develop certain cancers than those without the condition, and a new analysis suggests that the increased risk is greater for women than for men....

 2018-08-15 21:39 

AP

New McCartney love song takes direct, 'raunchy' approach...

NEW YORK (AP) — The man who co-wrote "I Want to Hold Your Hand" more than a half century ago is speaking more directly these days....

 2018-08-15 21:37 

UPI

Mario Abdo Bentez sworn in as Paraguay's new president...

Former Sen. Mario Abdo Bentez was sworn in as president of Paraguay on Wednesday after narrowly winning the presidential election in April....

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