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 2022-07-14 10:43 

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Hidden Van Gogh self-portrait found behind painting in Scotland...

A self-portrait of Dutch post-Impressionist artist Vincent van Gogh has been uncovered hidden behind one of his paintings....

 2022-07-14 10:41 

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Khloe Kardashian is expecting baby No. 2 via surrogate...

Khloe Karashian's publicist said the reality TV star is expecting her second child via surrogate....

 2022-07-14 10:41 

UPI

North Korea recognizes breakaway regions in Ukraine; Kiev cuts ties...

North Korea formally recognized two pro-Russian separatist regions in Ukraine, state media announced Thursday, becoming just the third nation to do so....

 2022-07-14 10:40 

Reuters

UK police investigate after Mo Farah says he was child trafficking victim...

London's Metropolitan Police said it had opened an investigation after multiple Olympic and world champion athlete Mo Farah told a BBC documentary that he was a victim of child trafficking....

 2022-07-14 10:39 

Reuters

Wartsila steps up green fuel push with methanol-powered ship...

Marine and energy equipment maker Wartsila will roll out its first methanol-powered engine in a new ship next year as the group accelerates green fuel technology options for shipping, a company executive said....

 2022-07-14 10:38 

Reuters

Russia says some elements of possible deal on Ukraine grain are settled...

Contact between Russia, Turkey, Ukraine and the United Nations on the issue of exports of Ukrainian grain will continue after Wednesday's talks in Istanbul delivered some elements of a possible deal, Russia's foreign ministry said....

 2022-07-14 10:35 

Reuters

Five former Gambian intelligence officials convicted of murdering opposition activist...

Gambia's former spy chief and four other ex-intelligence officials have been sentenced to death for the 2016 murder of an opponent of ex-president Yahya Jammeh, a rare instance of criminal accountability for Jammeh-era crimes...

 2022-07-14 10:29 

Reuters

EU adds severe allergies as side effect of Novavax COVID vaccine...

The European Medicines Agency on Thursday identified severe allergic reactions as potential side effects of Novavax Inc's COVID-19 vaccine....

 2022-07-14 10:27 

Reuters

Bulgaria election likely after centre-right party refuses to form government...

Bulgaria's centre-right GERB party refused on Thursday to form a new government, bringing the Balkan country closer to snap polls in the autumn....

 2022-07-14 10:27 

Reuters

Russia says Nord Stream 1 work will depend on gas demand and sanctions...

Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said on Thursday that the future work of Nord Stream 1 gas pipeline, which is currently undergoing annual maintenance, will depend on gas demand in Europe and "one-sided" sanctions....

 2022-07-14 10:27 

Reuters

Hong Kong police say 4 protesters arrested after year on the run...

Hong Kong police said on Thursday they had arrested four men, wanted on charges stemming from mass pro-democracy protests in 2019, who had gone into hiding for over a year....

 2022-07-14 10:23 

Reuters

Libyan parliament rejects Tripoli's move to sack state energy firm head...

The energy committee of Libya's eastern-based parliament on Thursday rejected a government move to sack the head of National Oil Corporation (NOC), deepening a power struggle for control of the energy firm whose exports fund the entire state....

 2022-07-14 10:22 

Reuters

Italy's Saipem largely fails investor test...

Saipem Chief Executive Francesco Caio has more to do to repair investor trust. Shareholders in the struggling Italian energy services group agreed to fund just 1.4 billion euros in a life-saving 2 billion euros cash call. Factoring in 200 million euros fr...

 2022-07-14 10:22 

Reuters

EU seeks to upgrade safety rules for blood, tissue, cell donations...

The European Commission proposed on Thursday updated rules on blood, tissue and cells to provide greater protection to donors and recipients and to increase access to innovative transfusion and transplant therapies....

 2022-07-14 10:21 

Reuters

Sabre Insurance profit warning wipes off nearly 40% in market cap, drags peers lower...

Sabre Insurance Group lost more than a third of its market cap on Thursday, with the motor insurer's shares hitting a record low after it issued a profit warning and flagged dividend cuts as the industry struggles with higher claim costs....

 2022-07-14 10:20 

Reuters

FDA delays decision on BeiGene's cancer drug on COVID restrictions...

China-based drug developer BeiGene said on Thursday the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has delayed its decision on the company's cancer drug as it was unable to conduct inspections in the country due to COVID-related travel curbs....

 2022-07-14 10:19 

Reuters

Europe faces tough winter, may need to ration energy, Shell CEO says...

Europe faces a "really tough" winter in the face of soaring energy costs which might require fuel rationing, Shell CEO Ben van Beurden said on Thursday....

 2022-07-14 10:16 

Reuters

Italy ruling parties press ahead with confidence vote - statement...

Negotiations to try to avoid a parliamentary confidence vote that could trigger the collapse of the Italian government failed on Thursday after Prime Minister Mario Draghi said the vote must be held, a statement said....

 2022-07-14 10:14 

Reuters

Why Elon Musk's fight with Twitter could draw further SEC scrutiny...

Twitter Inc's fight with Elon Musk to enforce his $44 billion deal to buy the social media platform could attract scrutiny from the U.S. securities regulator over whether Musk has misled the market during the course of the deal....

 2022-07-14 10:14 

Reuters

Some Chinese cities order more frequent COVID testing as cases creep higher...

Several Chinese cities have doubled down on COVID-19 testing, ordering residents to have their mouths swabbed more often, with some punishing people who skip tests, as authorities try to stop the virus from spreading while the case numbers are still small...

 2022-07-14 10:12 

Reuters

British power firm Drax to enter Japan in biomass sale push in Asia...

British power generator Drax Group Plc said on Thursday it will expand its operations into Japan to ramp up its supply of sustainable biomass pellets in Asia....

 2022-07-14 10:12 

Reuters

Burned Twitter deal bankers see silver lining in Musk's startups...

Wall Street's top investment banks that stand to lose lucrative fees from Elon Musk abandoning his $44 billion acquisition of Twitter Inc hope the start-ups backed by the world's richest person will make up for the lost business....

 2022-07-14 10:11 

Reuters

Utah's Great Salt Lake is drying out, threatening ecological, economic disaster...

Utah's Great Salt Lake dropped to its lowest recorded level this month amid a two-decade drought, a grim milestone as researchers and politicians point to grave threats to wildlife and people along its receding shores....

 2022-07-14 10:08 

Reuters

Republicans in Congress lay groundwork for anti-transgender push...

U.S. Republicans in Congress are lining up behind legislation that critics say would roll back protections for transgender people, setting a playbook for action on a divisive social issue should they take control of Congress this fall....

 2022-07-14 10:06 

Reuters

Chevy's electric Blazer SUV fights to stand out in a crowd...

General Motors Co's electric Chevy Blazer SUV will be vital to the automaker's effort to catch Tesla Inc in the U.S. EV market, but by the time it hits showrooms next year it will be fighting a crowd of vehicles to run second in a segment dominate...

 2022-07-14 09:59 

Reuters

Pacific islands leaders commit to regional unity in face of superpower rivalry...

Pacific island leaders have agreed to take a united approach as the United States and China vie for influence in the region, and to push developed nations for bolder action on climate change, which they say is the biggest threat they face....

 2022-07-14 09:59 

Reuters

'Feta' is Greek, EU top court says in snub to Denmark...

Greece on Thursday scored a win in its fight to protect their right to the term 'Feta' as Europe's top court reprimanded Denmark for not blocking local companies from using the name for sales outside the European Union....

 2022-07-14 09:59 

Reuters

Amazon offers concessions to end EU antitrust investigation...

Amazon has offered to refrain from using sellers' data for its own retail business and made other concessions to end an antitrust investigation, EU regulators said on Thursday....

 2022-07-14 09:58 

Reuters

Russia says attempts to cap oil prices may cause them to rise...

Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said on Thursday that attempts by the Group of Seven leading western nations to cap oil prices may in fact cause them to rise....

 2022-07-14 09:56 

Reuters

BoE may force banks to use buffers in a crisis, official says...

The Bank of England may oblige all banks to tap their capital buffer and stop paying dividends in a crisis to avoid a vacuum in lending to households and businesses, one of its senior officials said on Thursday....

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