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 2022-08-08 22:07 

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Hamilton says he could have been a Top Gun with Cruise...

Lewis Hamilton says he had to turn down an offer to feature as a fighter pilot in Tom Cruise's hit movie "Top Gun: Maverick" because of his Formula One commitments....

 2022-08-08 22:06 

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WNBA-Mercury's Taurasi to miss rest of season with thigh strain...

Phoenix Mercury on Monday said guard Diana Taurasi will miss the rest of the WNBA season with a thigh strain, raising the possibility that the future Hall of Famer may have played her last game in the league....

 2022-08-08 22:00 

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Twenty-three states tell U.S. court CDC lacks authority to set transportation mask rules...

A group of 23 states led by Florida told a federal court on Monday that the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) lacks the legal authority to impose a nationwide transportation mask mandate....

 2022-08-08 21:59 

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Nebraska Republicans lack votes to pass 12-week abortion ban...

Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts will not convene the state legislature for a special session to consider stricter abortion laws because Republican lawmakers did not have the votes to pass a ban on abortion after 12 weeks of pregnancy, he said on Monday....

 2022-08-08 21:48 

UPI

Iran nuclear deal within reach as EU team submits 'final text' in Vienna talks...

Iran may soon return to the 2015 nuclear deal that aims to limit its nuclear abilities after European Union negotiators said Monday that a "final text" has been drafted....

 2022-08-08 21:42 

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Study: Tinnitus is widespread, deserves more attention from researchers...

Tinnitus -- persistent ringing in the ears that's a potential side effect of COVID-19 vaccination for some people -- affects more than 740 million adults globally, a new study says....

 2022-08-08 21:37 

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Portugal's Guedes joins Wolves from Valencia...

Portugal winger Goncalo Guedes has joined Premier League side Wolverhampton Wanderers on a five-year deal from Valencia, both clubs said on Monday....

 2022-08-08 21:32 

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Serena 'can't wait' to reach light at end of tennis tunnel...

Serena Williams delivered an impressive physical performance in challenging conditions to return to winning ways at the Toronto Open on Monday and then said she can see the light at the end of the tennis tunnel in her career....

 2022-08-08 21:27 

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No pressure says Raducanu as U.S. Open title defence looms...

Britain's Emma Raducanu said she was not feeling under pressure less than a month before she returns to New York with a target on her back in her U.S. Open title defence....

 2022-08-08 21:25 

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New guilty plea in BitMEX crypto exchange laundering case...

The first employee of BitMEX pleaded guilty on Monday to violating U.S. bank secrecy laws by failing to establish an anti-money laundering program, following guilty pleas to the same charge by the cryptocurrency exchange's three co-founders....

 2022-08-08 21:20 

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David McCullough, award-winning American historian, dies at 89...

David McCullough, American historian and winner of two Pulitzer Prizes, as well as the Presidential Medal of Freedom, has died at the age of 89....

 2022-08-08 21:18 

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Brazil's Itau Unibanco beats profit expectations | Reuters...

Itau Unibanco reported that its second-quarter recurring net profit rose 17.4% from the previous year, the bank said in a securities filing on Monday, beating analyst expectations....

 2022-08-08 21:16 

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S&P, Nasdaq slide amid concern about semiconductor demand...

The S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite fell slightly on Monday, giving up earlier gains, amid concern about demand within the semiconductor industry....

 2022-08-08 21:16 

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S&P, Nasdaq slide amid concern about semiconductor demand...

The S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite fell slightly on Monday, giving up earlier gains, amid concern about demand within the semiconductor industry....

 2022-08-08 21:15 

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Transport chief Buttigieg says U.S. airlines still need to improve performance...

U.S. Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg said on Monday that U.S. airlines are improving performance, but the country's aviation system still faces challenges as airlines ramp up staffing....

 2022-08-08 21:06 

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Kenyans, desperate for change, must choose new president from familiar faces...

Kenyans start voting for lawmakers and a new president early on Tuesday, but many citizens desperate for relief from spiking food prices and deep-rooted corruption have little confidence the next government will deliver any change....

 2022-08-08 20:34 

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U.S. judge weighs Ben & Jerry's claims against owner over Israeli business...

A U.S. judge on Monday appeared skeptical that Ben & Jerry's deserved an immediate injunction against its parent Unilever Plc to restrict the marketing of its ice cream in the Israeli-occupied West Bank, which Ben & Jerry's said was against its va...

 2022-08-08 20:34 

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BHP likely to raise bid for 'strategically sensible target' OZ - analysts...

BHP Group Ltd will likely raise its A$8.34 billion ($5.82 billion) offer to buy Australia's OZ Minerals , analysts said after the global miner was rebuffed in its pursuit of the nickel-copper miner on Monday....

 2022-08-08 20:29 

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'Grease' star Olivia Newton-John dies of breast cancer at 73...

Olivia Newton-John, the singer-songwriter who starred in the movie musical "Grease," has died from breast cancer. She was 73....

 2022-08-08 20:24 

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Boies Schiller picks up Nixon Peabody practice leader in L.A....

Boies Schiller Flexner on Monday said it has recruited its third partner from outside the firm this year, taking an Occupational Safety and Health Act practice leader from Nixon Peabody....

 2022-08-08 20:24 

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Northrop buys trio of SpaceX launches as it upgrades Antares rocket...

Northrop Grumman has signed a launch deal with Elon Musk's SpaceX to send three cargo missions to the International Space Station while the company builds an upgraded version of its workhorse Antares rocket, a Northrop spokeswoman said on Monday....

 2022-08-08 20:19 

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AIG posts lower profit, blames volatility for unit IPO delay...

Insurer American International Group Inc on Monday reported a 26% fall in quarterly profit on lower investment income and blamed market volatility for a delay in the initial public offering of its life and retirement unit....

 2022-08-08 20:18 

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Pop music and 'Grease' star Olivia Newton-John dead at age 73...

Singer Olivia Newton-John, who soared to the top of the world's pop music charts in the 1970s and 1980s with such tunes as "I Honestly Love You" and "Physical" and starred in the hit movie musical "Grease," died on Monday at ag...

 2022-08-08 20:16 

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Take-Two forecasts annual adjusted sales below estimates on waning demand...

Take-Two Interactive Software Inc forecast its annual adjusted sales below expectations on Monday, crippled by waning demand for many of its titles as easing of COVID-19 constraints dampens stay-at-home gaming....

 2022-08-08 20:06 

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Novavax cuts full-year revenue forecast as vaccine sales slow...

Novavax Inc on Monday cut its full-year revenue forecast after the company sold fewer doses of its COVID-19 vaccine in the second quarter....

 2022-08-08 19:57 

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Oil major BP drilling an appraisal well in Texas for carbon sequestration...

Oil major BP on Monday said it has begun drilling an appraisal well in Texas for its U.S. carbon capture and sequestration business, an executive said....

 2022-08-08 19:50 

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Clifford Chance adds Kobre & Kim white collar partner in Singapore...

International law firm Clifford Chance said on Monday it has hired partner Vasu Muthyala to join its litigation and dispute resolution practice in Singapore from Kobre & Kim....

 2022-08-08 19:48 

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Third oil storage tank collapses in Cuba terminal following fire, spill -governor...

A third crude tank caught fire and collapsed at Cuba's main oil terminal in Matanzas, its governor said on Monday, as an oil spill spread flames from a second tank that caught fire two days earlier in the island's biggest oil industry accident in ...

 2022-08-08 19:44 

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British-Born Australian singer Olivia Newton-John dies at 73...

British-Born Australian singer and actress Olivia Newton-John died on Monday at the age of 73, according to a post on her Instagram account....

 2022-08-08 19:43 

UPI

What to binge: 5 shows to watch while waiting for 'Manifest' S4...

"Manifest" has had a turbulent history since its premiere in 2018 -- always on the brink of cancellation, but consistently saved in the 11th hour due to the support of its passionate fanbase....

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