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 2022-08-09 15:40 

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What's next for Serena Williams? | Reuters...

As Serena Williams prepares to step off the court after this year's U.S. Open tournament, tennis' dominant player plans to devote more time to her other passion -- startup investing....

 2022-08-09 15:39 

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Watch: California man eats 17 ghost peppers in one minute for world record...

A strong-stomached California man broke a Guinness World Record by wolfing down 17 ghost chili peppers in one minute....

 2022-08-09 15:34 

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Head of Crimea says one person killed in airbase blast...

One person was killed by a blast at a military airbase at Saky in the Russian-controlled Crimean peninsula on Tuesday, the Russian head of Crimea's administration, Sergei Aksyonov, said on social media....

 2022-08-09 15:32 

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Red Sox's Chris Sale injured in bike accident, ruled out for season...

Boston Red Sox pitcher Chris Sale fractured his wrist during a bike accident, underwent surgery and will miss the rest of the 2022 season, the team announced Tuesday....

 2022-08-09 15:31 

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Crypto exchange Nuri files for insolvency in Germany...

The crypto exchange Nuri GmbH has filed for insolvency with a Berlin court, the company said in a statement on Tuesday, the latest in a string of failures to hit the sector....

 2022-08-09 15:31 

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Trump seeks to raise money off news of FBI search of his Florida home...

Former U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday tried to turn the news of an FBI search of his Florida estate to his benefit, citing the investigation in text messages and emails soliciting political donations from his supporters....

 2022-08-09 15:25 

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Look: '9-1-1-' Season 6 preview teases disaster 'from above'...

"9-1-1," a first responders drama starring Angela Bassett, Peter Krause and Oliver Stark, will return for a sixth season on Fox in September....

 2022-08-09 15:23 

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Look: 'Today's Hoda Kotb spends 58th birthday with family...

"Today" co-anchor Hoda Kotb celebrated her 58th birthday with her daughters and other family....

 2022-08-09 15:20 

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Serena Williams' journey to the top of the women's game...

Serena Williams on Tuesday announced her retirement from the sport after this year's U.S. Open starting on Aug. 29....

 2022-08-09 15:13 

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Watch: A grisly discovery is made in first trailer for 'Raven's Hollow'...

The first trailer for Shudder's upcoming horror film "Raven's Hollow," inspired by the life of Edgar Allan Poe, was released on Tuesday....

 2022-08-09 15:12 

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As German gas rationing looms, industry begs exemptions...

Germany's network regulator, who would be in charge of gas rationing in the case of a supply emergency, has received scores of exemption requests from all parts of industry, reflecting fears over potential production cuts and subsequent losses....

 2022-08-09 15:08 

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U.S. officials attended detained American's hearing in UAE, State Dept says...

U.S. embassy officials attended U.S. citizen and rights lawyer Asim Ghafoor's hearing in the United Arab Emirates on Tuesday, a State Department official said, adding that his next hearing was scheduled for Wednesday....

 2022-08-09 15:08 

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How much oil does the European Union import from Russia?...

Russian pipeline monopoly Transneft said on Tuesday Ukraine had suspended oil flows via the Druzhba - or Friendship - crude oil pipeline's southern leg after Western sanctions prevented the payment of transit fees....

 2022-08-09 15:03 

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Peruvian ex-military wanted for rights violations faces extradition from Spain...

A Spanish court has begun processing an extradition request filed by Peru against a former military officer charged with crimes against humanity stemming from a conflict against Maoist guerrillas in the 1980s, a court document showed on Tuesday....

 2022-08-09 15:02 

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In Photos: Serena Williams to 'move on' from tennis...

Tennis icon Serena Williams has announced her desire to "move on" from tennis after playing the 2022 U.S. open. Williams had a momentous career and was a fan favorite wherever she played. Here's a look at some tournament highlights....

 2022-08-09 15:01 

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Boeing deliveries slip to five-month low in July...

Boeing jetliner deliveries fell to a five-month low of 26 airplanes in July, highlighting pressure on global supply chains as it prepares to resume deliveries of the 787 Dreamliner....

 2022-08-09 15:00 

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Body posture, motility affect how stomach absorbs pills, study says...

Using simulation of the stomach, researchers at Johns Hopkins University have found that changes in body posture may have a significant effect on the emptying rate of a pill's active ingredient into the duodenum....

 2022-08-09 14:55 

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Canada's Fairfax proposes C$1.2 bln takeover bid for Recipe | Reuters...

Recipe Unlimited Corp said on Tuesday shareholder and investment firm Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd has proposed to take the Canadian restaurant operator private for C$1.23 billion ($954 million), sending its shares up nearly 50%....

 2022-08-09 14:53 

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Biden rule would give organic chickens access to outdoors | Reuters...

President Joe Biden's administration on Tuesday proposed a U.S. rule requiring farms to give egg-laying chickens access to the outdoors in order to earn the label...

 2022-08-09 14:50 

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UK's Serica Energy walks away from Kistos bid...

British oil and gas group Serica Energy said on Tuesday it was not planning to make a firm offer for energy investment firm Kistos , after the two sides failed to agree on a revised proposal....

 2022-08-09 14:49 

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Dreaded 'down rounds' shave billions off startup valuations...

Several high-flying startups are being brought down to earth, as a recent carnage in global equity markets and lackluster demand for new listings force companies to raise funds at a substantial discount to their sky-high valuations....

 2022-08-09 14:49 

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U.S. manufacturing activity shows signs of peaking: Kemp...

U.S. manufacturing production probably peaked during the second quarter, though the data are noisy and conflicting, and a turning point may not become obvious until September or October....

 2022-08-09 14:47 

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Russia restricts imports of agriculture products from Moldova...

Russia has banned imports of agriculture products from 31 of 34 regions of Moldova starting from Aug. 15, its agriculture safety watchdog said on Tuesday....

 2022-08-09 14:45 

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FBI's raid on Donald Trump's Florida resort draws GOP backlash, demands for explanation...

The FBI's raid of former President Donald Trump's home in Florida -- which was related to documents believed to be missing from the White House -- has spurred criticism and backlash among some Republicans and supporters....

 2022-08-09 14:44 

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AIG eyes September as next window for unit's IPO...

Insurer American International Group Inc said on Tuesday that September would be the next window for the delayed initial public offering (IPO) of its life and retirement unit....

 2022-08-09 14:42 

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Volkswagen Mexico unit says workers reject new contract deal...

A majority of workers at Volkswagen's Mexico unit did not approve a newly negotiated contract in a vote to approve the deal, the company said in a statement on Tuesday....

 2022-08-09 14:38 

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Foxconn to build autonomous electric tractors at Ohio facility...

Taiwan's Foxconn , the world's largest contract electronics maker, on Tuesday said it will build driverless electric tractors for California-based Monarch Tractor at its Lordstown, Ohio facility starting in early 2023....

 2022-08-09 14:33 

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Poland warns of repercussions if Brussels keeps blocking funds...

Poland could hit back at the European Union if it does not pay out its share of pandemic recovery funds, ruling party politicians have said after Brussels signalled it was not satisfied with Warsaw's latest judicial reforms....

 2022-08-09 14:28 

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Look: Paget Brewster teases 'sassier' new look for 'Criminal Minds' revival...

Paget Brewster will reprise Emily Prentiss in the "Criminal Minds" revival at Paramount+....

 2022-08-09 14:24 

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Authorities arrest former Kentucky state cabinet member John Tilley on rape charge...

Former Kentucky Justice Cabinet Secretary John Tilley has turned himself into authorities after an arrest citation was issued for him in connection with a rape accusation....

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