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 2022-07-05 15:44 

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International Bikini Day celebrates skimpy bathing suit's 1946 debut...

International Bikini Day, celebrated annually on June 5, marks the anniversary of the day French designer Louis Reard debuted his two-piece bathing suit in 1946....

 2022-07-05 15:42 

Reuters

Two U.N. peacekeepers killed, 5 wounded in northern Mali attack...

Two United Nations peacekeepers have been killed and five wounded by an improvised explosive device in northern Mali, the U.N. peacekeeping mission said on Tuesday....

 2022-07-05 15:42 

Reuters

Italy daily COVID cases exceed 100,000 for first time since February...

Italy reported 132,274 COVID-19 cases on Tuesday, health ministry official figures showed, surpassing 100,000 for the first time since Feb. 8....

 2022-07-05 15:41 

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Mississippi court will hear challenge to state's abortion trigger law...

A county court in Mississippi will hear arguments Tuesday in a lawsuit challenging the state's trigger law set to take effect Thursday, banning most abortions in the state....

 2022-07-05 15:33 

Reuters

Arbitrary detention widespread in Russian-held parts of Ukraine - UN rights chief...

Arbitrary detention of civilians has become "widespread" in parts of Ukraine held by Russia's military and affiliated armed groups, with 270 cases documented, the U.N. human rights chief said on Tuesday, unveiling plans to boost monitoring in ...

 2022-07-05 15:33 

Reuters

Korea's Posco to invest $136 million in Mexican plant by 2030, Mexico says...

South Korean steelmaker Posco will by 2030 invest $136 million in a plant in the Mexican town of Ramos Arizpe in the northern border state of Coahuila, Mexico's foreign ministry said on Tuesday....

 2022-07-05 15:33 

Reuters

Airline SAS files for U.S. bankruptcy protection...

Scandinavian airline SAS has filed for bankruptcy protection in the United States to help cut debt, after wage talks with its pilots collapsed, triggering a strike that adds to travel chaos across Europe....

 2022-07-05 15:24 

Reuters

Turkey should 'play by the rules': Greek defence minister...

Greece is open to engagement with Turkey, but Ankara should start 'playing by the rules', Greece's defence minister said on Tuesday....

 2022-07-05 15:21 

Reuters

Later-dated Brent crude contracts trade below $100/bbl...

Brent crude futures for delivery in November on Tuesday traded below $100 per barrel for the first time since mid-May, according to Refinitiv Eikon data, highlighting a market structure that signals a tight oil market in the short term....

 2022-07-05 15:16 

Reuters

Congo administrator orders China's CMOC to stop exports from Tenke cobalt mine...

A temporary administrator appointed by a Congolese court to run the world's second-largest cobalt mine ordered majority Chinese owner CMOC to suspend marketing and export of its production, letters seen by Reuters showed....

 2022-07-05 15:16 

Reuters

Alberta govt to intervene in antitrust review of Rogers, Shaw deal...

Canada's Alberta province will intervene in competition tribunal proceedings of a proposed C$20 billion ($15.33 billion) merger between Rogers Communications Inc and Shaw Communications Inc because it will impact the provincial economy, Alberta's ...

 2022-07-05 15:10 

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Billboard Latin Music Awards to take place in September...

The Billboard Latin Music Awards will be held in Miami, Fla., in September and air on Telemundo....

 2022-07-05 15:09 

Reuters

Argentina black market peso edges lower as economy chief takes reins, stocks bounce...

Argentina's closely watched black market peso weakened 2.62% to 267 per dollar on Tuesday, traders said, a slower fall after it crashed on Monday amid political uncertainties sparked by the shock resignation of the country's economy minister....

 2022-07-05 15:04 

Reuters

R&B singer R. Kelly removed from suicide watch at Brooklyn jail -prosecutors...

R&B singer R. Kelly, who was sentenced last week to 30 years in prison on his sex trafficking conviction, was removed from suicide watch on Tuesday morning at the Brooklyn jail where he is being held, federal prosecutors said....

 2022-07-05 14:57 

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Watch: Idaho man snaps 83 matches in 30 seconds for Guinness World Record...

An Idaho man broke a Guinness World Record by using his hands to snap 83 matches in 30 seconds....

 2022-07-05 14:57 

Reuters

Brazil's industrial output rises in May but below estimates...

Industrial output in Brazil rose 0.3% in May from April , government statistics agency IBGE said on Tuesday, the fourth consecutive monthly increase but below market expectations of a 0.7% rise....

 2022-07-05 14:56 

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Frozen sperm works as well as fresh for insemination, study finds...

Frozen sperm is just as effective as fresh for insemination treatments, a new study says....

 2022-07-05 14:52 

Reuters

Ethiopian PM says he has agreed with Sudanese leader to settle dispute...

Ethiopia's prime minister Abiy Ahmed said on Tuesday he had reached an agreement with the leader of neighbouring Sudan to peacefully settle a border dispute that has led to clashes....

 2022-07-05 14:51 

Reuters

Germany prepares to take possible stake in Uniper -Handelsblatt...

The German government is preparing to take a possible stake in German utility Uniper , the largest buyer of Russian gas in Germany, business daily Handelsblatt reported on Tuesday, sending shares in Uniper around 15% lower in afternoon trade....

 2022-07-05 14:50 

Reuters

Maria beats fellow German Niemeier for semi-final spot...

Experience overcame youth in the Wimbledon quarter-finals on Tuesday when 34-year-old Tatjana Maria beat Jule Niemeier, 22, 4-6 6-2 7-5 in an entertaining battle of German outsiders....

 2022-07-05 14:44 

Reuters

EU's Borrell says political space to revive the Iran nuclear deal may narrow soon...

The political space to revive the Iran nuclear deal may narrow soon, EU's top diplomat Josep Borrell said on Tuesday, after he spoke to Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian....

 2022-07-05 14:44 

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Study: Fewer than 7% of U.S. adults in good cardiometabolic health...

Fewer than 7% of U.S. adults are in good cardiometabolic shape, and new research warns the trend is only getting worse....

 2022-07-05 14:42 

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Scandinavian Airlines files for bankruptcy amid pilots strike...

The Scandinavian airline SAS filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy Tuesday in New York, arguing that a possible strike of the pilots union would cripple its finances just when the industry is fighting to recover from the coron...

 2022-07-05 14:42 

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Scandinavian Airlines files for bankruptcy amid pilots strike...

The Scandinavian airline SAS filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy Tuesday in New York, arguing that a possible strike of the pilots union would cripple its finances just when the industry is fighting to recover from the coron...

 2022-07-05 14:36 

Reuters

South African unions accept Eskom wage offer...

South Africa's state owned utility Eskom and workers' unions signed a wage deal on Tuesday, paving way for a possible resolution to the country's worst power cuts in two years....

 2022-07-05 14:31 

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Look: Julia Roberts, Danny Moder celebrate 20 years of marriage...

Julia Roberts shared a tribute to her husband, Danny Moder, on their 20th wedding anniversary....

 2022-07-05 14:30 

Reuters

Spanish police seize drug-carrying submarine drones...

Spanish police have seized semi-submersible drones used by drug traffickers to ship narcotics across the Strait of Gibraltar into Spain, the Interior Ministry said on Tuesday, the first time such purpose-made devices have been discovered in Spain....

 2022-07-05 14:27 

Reuters

IIHF dismisses Russia and Belarus appeals against ban...

The International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) disciplinary board has dismissed appeals lodged by the Russian and Belarusian associations against the governing body's decision to ban them from competition over Moscow's invasion of Ukraine....

 2022-07-05 14:26 

Reuters

Europe forced to pay even higher prices to fill gas storage...

Europe's gas inventories are on course to reach 976 terawatt-hours (TWh) by the end of the summer, compared with 868 TWh at the same point last year, and slightly above the 10-year seasonal average....

 2022-07-05 14:26 

Reuters

Charges expected Tuesday in Highland Park shooting - mayor...

Charges are expected to be filed on Tuesday against the suspected gunman in the July 4 shooting that killed six people in the Chicago suburb of Highland Park, Mayor Nancy Rotering said....

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