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 2022-07-01 16:05 

Reuters

Norway pledges 1 bln euros to support Ukraine...

Norway on Friday pledged 1 billion euros ($1.04 billion) to help Ukraine defend itself, support people in need and for reconstruction in the wake of Russia's invasion....

 2022-07-01 16:01 

Reuters

Reuters end-Q2 global sovereign bond markets poll results...

Reuters polled more than 100 fixed-income strategists covering major sovereign bond markets from around the world during the closing weeks of one of the worst first half of any year for bonds in decades....

 2022-07-01 16:01 

Reuters

Aerojet crashes into board dysfunction...

A company whose chief executive also takes the role of board chair can be criticized for poor corporate governance. But Aerojet Rocketdyne , a $3 billion U.S. defense firm, shows splitting roles isn't a cure for board dysfunction....

 2022-07-01 15:59 

UPI

Tesla workers file new suit alleging racial discrimination...

A group of current and former Black employees of Tesla sued the company this week, alleging racial discrimination at the company's Fremont, California factory....

 2022-07-01 15:54 

Reuters

Biles, Rapinoe to be honored among Presidential Medal of Freedom recipients...

Four-times Olympic gold medalist Simone Biles and twice World Cup winner Megan Rapinoe are among 17 individuals set to receive the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the highest United States' civilian honor, the White House said Friday....

 2022-07-01 15:52 

Reuters

Stokes to skip England's T20 series v India, returns for ODIs...

England test captain Ben Stokes will skip the Twenty20 series against India but will return for the one-day internationals, England's cricket board (ECB) said on Friday....

 2022-07-01 15:51 

Reuters

As U.N. Ocean Conference ends, environmental groups press world leaders...

Environmental groups on Friday urged world leaders to keep promises they made at the U.N. Ocean Conference in Lisbon this week, to do everything in their power to save the world's seas....

 2022-07-01 15:49 

UPI

Crews battle Northern California wildfire that has injured 13 firefighters...

Crews are getting more control of a wildfire in Northern California that's blackened close to 1,000 acres in the Sierra Nevada mountains and injured more than a dozen firefighters....

 2022-07-01 15:48 

Reuters

Agnelli's Exor to invest 833 mln euros for 10% stake in France's Institut Merieux...

Italy's Agnelli family will invest 833 million euros ($865 million) through its holding company Exor to buy a 10% stake in French privately-held healthcare group Institut Merieux, the companies said in a joint statement on Friday....

 2022-07-01 15:47 

Reuters

Georgetown's ex-tennis coach gets 2-1/2 years in prison in U.S. college scandal...

A former Georgetown University tennis coach was sentenced on Friday to 2-1/2 years in prison for helping children of wealthy parents get into the school in exchange for nearly $3.5 million in bribes as part of a vast college admissions fraud scheme....

 2022-07-01 15:46 

UPI

'Star Trek: Prodigy' animated series coming to Nickelodeon...

"Star Trek: Prodigy," an animated series featuring Brett Gray, Ella Purnell and Jason Mantzoukas, is coming to Nickelodeon in July....

 2022-07-01 15:43 

UPI

Nearly third of ground chicken may contain salmonella, investigation shows...

Nearly one-third of ground chicken may contain dangerous salmonella, a new Consumer Reports investigation shows....

 2022-07-01 15:43 

UPI

Virginia man wins $250,000 using lottery numbers from a dream...

A Virginia man won a $250,000 prize after taxes using a set of lottery numbers that he said came to him in a dream....

 2022-07-01 15:43 

Reuters

Millions hit the road for U.S. Fourth of July holiday...

The number of people traveling by car and airplane for the Fourth of July holiday is expected to climb near pre-pandemic levels, a test for U.S. airlines that have struggled with inadequate staffing and flight cancellations this summer....

 2022-07-01 15:41 

Reuters

Norway oil and gas labour union to escalate planned strike from July 6...

Another 117 Norwegian oil workers will go on strike on July 6 unless a wage deal is agreed with oil companies, Norway's Lederne union said on Friday, escalating a strike due on start on July 5....

 2022-07-01 15:39 

Reuters

Maria stuns fifth seed Sakkari to reach first major fourth round...

Germany's Tatjana Maria, at 34 the oldest player left in the women's draw, knocked fifth seed Maria Sakkari out of Wimbledon 6-3 7-5 on Friday to make the fourth round of a Grand Slam for the first time in her career....

 2022-07-01 15:38 

Reuters

Turkey, Armenia agree to start direct cargo trade at earliest date, Ankara says...

Turkey and Armenia agreed in normalisation talks between special representatives that the neighbours would start direct air cargo trade between each other at the earliest possible date, as they work to mend ties after decades of animosity....

 2022-07-01 15:36 

Reuters

I was waiting for it, says Watson of long-awaited sweet 16...

Heather Watson seemed the least surprised of everyone at Wimbledon when she advanced to the last 16 of a Grand Slam for the first time on Friday, saying she would not still be playing if she thought she was destined never to make it....

 2022-07-01 15:34 

Reuters

Wimbledon order of play on Saturday...

Order of play on the main show courts on the sixth day of the Wimbledon championships on Saturday (play starts at 1230 GMT unless stated, prefix number denotes seeding):...

 2022-07-01 15:30 

Reuters

Crisis-hit Ghana changes its mind and turns to IMF for help...

Ghana, one of West Africa's largest economies, will hold formal talks with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) on a support package, the government said on Friday, after hundreds took to the streets protesting mounting hardship....

 2022-07-01 15:29 

UPI

Watch: Kelsea Ballerini performs 'Heartfirst' on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!'...

Kelsea Ballerini performed "Heartfirst,"; the first single from her fifth studio album, on "Jimmy Kimmel Live!"...

 2022-07-01 15:23 

Reuters

Copper stumbles to 17-month low as inflation data fans slowdown fears...

Copper prices slumped on Friday to their weakest in 17 months as inflation data reinforced fears that central bank tightening would push economies into a recession and hit metals demand....

 2022-07-01 15:18 

Reuters

Yellowstone reopens access to northern areas after historic flooding...

Yellowstone National Park will reopen its north loop on Saturday in time for the U.S. Fourth of July holiday weekend after historic flooding forced the entire park to close on June 13 for the first time in 34 years....

 2022-07-01 15:18 

UPI

Injuries, deaths from fireworks climb 25% in 15 years...

Fourth of July celebrations often include festive picnics and dazzling fireworks, but these holiday pyrotechnics are causing a growing number of injuries and deaths....

 2022-07-01 15:17 

UPI

Tropical Storm Bonnie forms, takes rare track toward Central America...

The tropical rainstorm that AccuWeather forecasters have been monitoring most of the week made the transition into Tropical Storm Bonnie on Friday....

 2022-07-01 15:12 

Reuters

Ohio top court lets six-week abortion ban remain in effect...

The Ohio Supreme Court on Friday declined to block the Republican-led state from enforcing a ban on abortions after about six weeks of pregnancy that took effect after the U.S. Supreme Court last week overturned the 1973 Roe v. Wade ruling....

 2022-07-01 15:12 

Reuters

TikTok seeks to reassure lawmakers on U.S. data security...

Chinese-owned social media site TikTok told U.S. senators it is working on a final agreement with the U.S. government that "will fully safeguard user data and U.S. national security interests," according to a letter seen Friday by Reuters....

 2022-07-01 15:07 

Reuters

NATO in talks to build naval base in Albania, prime minister says...

Albania is in talks with NATO to build a naval base at Porto Romano, a port under construction on its Adriatic coast, Prime Minister Edi Rama said on Friday....

 2022-07-01 15:06 

Reuters

Factory data dampen global hopes for 'soft landing'...

Global manufacturing struggled in June as higher prices and a darker economic outlook left consumers wary of making purchases, while China's strict COVID-19 lockdowns and Russia's invasion of Ukraine added to supply chain disruptions, surveys show...

 2022-07-01 15:00 

Reuters

Germany's plans to spread gas price risk...

Germany has prepared a facility to impose a levy on all gas consumers to help suppliers grappling with soaring gas import prices, according to a draft law amendment seen by Reuters....

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