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 2020-09-24 14:54 

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Japan urges South Korea to stop seizure of Nippon Steel assets...

Japan's chief cabinet secretary warned against the liquidation of assets belonging to Japan's Nippon Steel and Sumitomo Metal Corp. in South Korea....

 2020-09-24 14:50 

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Swedish researchers say they've created a 'fast, cheap, accurate' COVID-19 test...

Researchers in Sweden say they have developed a "fast, cheap, yet accurate" COVID-19 test good for situations in which frequent rescreening is needed and resources are limited....

 2020-09-24 14:47 

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Watch: Sharon Stone says dating apps lack 'chemistry'...

"Ratched" star Sharon Stone discussed her experience with dating apps and how she was temporarily banned from Bumble....

 2020-09-24 14:47 

AP

For North Korea, UN membership is a key link to larger world...

TOKYO (AP) — Hermit Kingdom? Not quite.To pay close attention to North Korean diplomacy is to notice the many ways it upends the stereotype of the isolated, nuclear-armed wildcard of......

 2020-09-24 14:33 

AP

Chinese company says coronavirus vaccine ready by early 2021...

BEIJING (AP) — A Chinese pharmaceutical company said Thursday the coronavirus vaccine it is developing should be ready by early 2021 for distribution worldwide, including the United......

 2020-09-24 14:33 

Reuters Canada

Cycling: Dygert suffers massive crash in world championships time trial...

American favourite Chloe Dygert suffered a horrible crash in the time trial at the UCI Road World Championships on Thursday....

 2020-09-24 14:29 

Reuters Canada

U.S. says new Iran sanctions coming on Thursday over rights violations...

The United States will slap new sanctions on a number of Iranian officials and entities, including a judge who sentenced Iranian wrestler Navid Afkari to death, U.S. Special Representative for Iran and Venezuela Elliott Abrams said on Thursday....

 2020-09-24 14:28 

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American consumption of sugary drinks declines, study finds...

Consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages in the United States declined significantly between 2003 and 2016, according to a report published Thursday by the Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics....

 2020-09-24 14:26 

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President Donald Trump threatens to overrule FDA on COVID-19 vaccine; U.S. adds 37K cases...

President Donald Trump is again clashing with top U.S. health officials over a COVID-19 vaccine, this time over plans to tighten study requirements to better ensure a vaccine is safe and effective....

 2020-09-24 14:25 

AP

The Latest: 'Bolder measures:' Africans seek help for virus...

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The Latest from the U.N. General Assembly (all times EDT):10 a.m.African nations have come out swinging on the third day of the United Nations annual gathering......

 2020-09-24 14:24 

AP

Mirrored depot will open Dutch museum's storage to public...

ROTTERDAM, Netherlands (AP) — All the paintings, sculptures and other works that grace museums and galleries around the world are the visible tip of a huge art iceberg. Most of the institutions......

 2020-09-24 14:19 

AP

Trump pays respects to late Supreme Court Justice Ginsburg...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump paid respects to late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Thursday morning, just two days before he announces his nominee to replace her on the high......

 2020-09-24 14:19 

AP

Maine schools to get another $165M in coronavirus relief...

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Maine school systems will receive another $164 million in federal coronavirus relief to help with health and safety protocols, the state's governor said.Gov. Janet......

 2020-09-24 14:16 

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Watch: Drew Barrymore on Courtney Love's 'raw' and real persona...

Drew Barrymore discussed how Courtney Love threw her makeup compact at Madonna at the 1995 MTV Video Music Awards....

 2020-09-24 14:11 

Reuters Canada

Britain scales back support for jobs as COVID surges...

Britain's government launched scaled-back job support on Thursday for workers hit by the resurgent COVID-19 pandemic, but warned not everyone could be helped during an economic meltdown that is threatening millions of jobs....

 2020-09-24 14:10 

AP

Sales of new homes surgeed 4.8% in August...

NEW YORK (AP) — Sales of new homes rose by a very strong 4.8% in August to a seasonally-adjusted annual rate of 1.01 million units.The gains reported Thursday by the The Commerce......

 2020-09-24 14:08 

AP

Kenosha shooter's defense portrays him as 'American patriot'...

The way lawyers for Kyle Rittenhouse tell it, he wasn't just a scared teenager acting in self-defense when he shot to death two Kenosha, Wisconsin, protesters. He was a courageous defender of......

 2020-09-24 14:06 

Reuters Canada

ECB's Lane says containing virus is priority...

Containing the coronavirus must be a priority for policymakers as a surge in infections would damage consumer and investor confidence in the economy, the European Central Bank's chief economist Philip Lane said on Thursday....

 2020-09-24 14:03 

AP

A timeline of events related to the death of Breonna Taylor...

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Here is a timeline of events that began with the death of Breonna Taylor, a Black woman whose killing by police in her home in Kentucky has encouraged a national reckoning......

 2020-09-24 14:03 

Reuters Canada

Doping: CAS overturn life bans handed to three Russian biathletes...

The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) on Thursday overturned life bans handed to Russian biathletes Olga Vilukhina, Yana Romanova and Olga Zaytseva, who were stripped of their medals for doping violations at the 2014 Sochi Olympics....

 2020-09-24 14:01 

AP

Records: Mail delivery lags behind targets as election nears...

The slice of Michigan that covers Detroit, its suburbs and towns dependent on the auto industry is coveted political terrain in one of this year's most important presidential swing states. It also......

 2020-09-24 14:00 

AP

Mortgage rates tick up to 2.9%, remain at historic lows...

SILVER SPRING, Md. (AP) — U.S. average rates on long-term mortgages rose slightly this week but remain at historically low levels.Mortgage buyer Freddie Mac reported Thursday that the......

 2020-09-24 13:59 

Reuters

Exclusive: U.S., UK, Canada sanctions on Belarusians may come Friday, sources say...

The United States, Britain and Canada plan to impose sanctions on Belarusian individuals following what they view as a rigged election on Aug. 9 and violence against peaceful protesters since, six sources familiar with the matter said on Thursday....

 2020-09-24 13:59 

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Breakingviews - Rishi Sunak's UK economic safety net has a tear...

As befits a big buyer of overseas goods, Britain is importing a job retention scheme along the lines of those used in Germany and France. The plan that finance minister Rishi Sunak unveiled on Thursday will help the economy cope with rebounding coronaviru...

 2020-09-24 13:59 

Reuters

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UPDATE 2-China Super League Standings...

Standings for the China Super League on Thursday Group A P W D L F A Pts 1 Guangzhou 13 10 1 2 30 12 31 2 Shandong 13 7 2 4 19 11 23 3 Jiangsu 13 6 5 2 22 15 23 4 Shenhua 13 4 6 3 14 15 18 5 Shenzhen 13 5 2 6 20 19 17 6 Guangzhou R&F 13 4 2 7 14 28 14 7 D...

 2020-09-24 13:59 

Reuters

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Wealthy Britons step up citizenship shopping to thwart Brexit...

The number of British entrepreneurs looking to...

 2020-09-24 13:59 

Reuters

Wealthy Britons step up citizenship shopping to thwart Brexit...

The number of British entrepreneurs looking to "buy" citizenship from countries offering visa-free access to the European Union has risen sharply, investment migration firms say, as prospects of a post-Brexit trade deal between Britain and the blo...

 2020-09-24 13:58 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Wealthy Britons step up citizenship shopping to thwart Brexit...

The number of British entrepreneurs looking to...

 2020-09-24 13:58 

Reuters

[ UK ]

UPDATE 4-China Super League Results...

Results and fixtures for the China Super League on Thursday (start times are CST) Henan Jianye (0) 0 Shandong Luneng (2) 2 Jiangsu Suning (1) 2 Guangzhou Evergrande (0) 1 Guangzhou R&F (0) 0 Shanghai Shenhua (1) 2 Dalian Pro (1) 1 Shenzhen (2) 3 Friday, S...

 2020-09-24 13:58 

Reuters

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UPDATE 6-China Super League Summaries...

Summaries for the China Super League on Thursday (start times are CST) Henan Jianye (0) 0 Yellow card: Huang Chuang 29, Fernando Karanga 63, Du Changjie 84 Subs used: Fernando Karanga 53 (Abduwal Ablet), Song Boxuan 70 (Bassogog), Song Haiwang 71 (Chow Ti...

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