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 2021-09-17 18:05 

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Kane says he didn't know in 2010 about assault allegations...

CHICAGO (AP) — Blackhawks star Patrick Kane said Friday he has participated in the investigation into allegations that a then-assistant coach sexually assaulted two players in 2010, adding that he ......

 2021-09-17 18:04 

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Colorado panel recommends tribal name change for mountain...

DENVER (AP) — A Colorado state panel has recommended that a mountain peak west of Denver be renamed in honor of a Native American woman who acted as a translator for tribes and white settlers in th......

 2021-09-17 18:02 

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Watch: Lady Gaga, Tony Bennett sing side-by-side in 'Love for Sale' music video...

Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett are back together again in the new music video for their latest single, "Love for Sale."...

 2021-09-17 18:01 

AP

North Carolina judges strike down state's voter ID law...

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina judges struck down the state's latest photo voter identification law on Friday, agreeing with minority voters that Republicans rammed through rules tainted by ra......

 2021-09-17 17:58 

AP

Mail-in ballots going out in campaign for NJ governor...

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The first ballots in this year's contest for governor must start to go out to voters by Saturday.The return of the ballots will kick off voting in the Nov. 2 race between Democ......

 2021-09-17 17:58 

AP

Maskless San Francisco mayor bucks health order at nightclub...

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The mayor of San Francisco was spotted dancing and singing along to live music without a mask at an indoor nightclub, despite a strict order by her public health department tha......

 2021-09-17 17:56 

AP

MacKenzie Scott dominates donations to racial equity...

Shock. That's what Ruth Simmons, the president of a historically Black university in Texas, felt in December when she received a call informing her that the school would be gifted $50 million — man......

 2021-09-17 17:53 

Reuters

UNHCR chief says 'space for discussion' with Taliban over human rights...

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) Filippo Grandi said on Friday he found that the Taliban have space for discussion and engagement on human rights issues, including women and minorities rights....

 2021-09-17 17:52 

AP

Unemployment in Maine holds at a little less than 5%...

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — The jobs picture held steady in Maine through the summer, as the state's unemployment rate held at 4.9% last month, officials said Friday.The Maine Department of Labor said th......

 2021-09-17 17:50 

UPI

Iran blasts 'unilateralism' as it joins group headed by China, Russia...

Iran became a full member of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization Friday as its new President Ebrahim Raisi blasted the United States and "unilateralism."...

 2021-09-17 17:48 

Reuters

Cuba struggles to keep the lights on given decrepit grid...

Cuban state media said on Friday that the intermittent blackouts that have plagued the island since June are caused by an aging power infrastructure and lack of proper maintenance and cautioned that residents should be prepared for more in the coming mont...

 2021-09-17 17:47 

Reuters

Coding platform GitLab files paperwork for U.S. IPO...

GitLab Inc, a coding platform backed by the likes of ICONIQ Capital and Khosla Ventures, filed for an initial public offering in the United States, according to a regulatory filing on Friday....

 2021-09-17 17:41 

Reuters

IMF board reviewing report on Georgieva's actions at World Bank -spokesman...

The executive board of the International Monetary Fund is reviewing an independent report prepared for the World Bank about the actions of IMF chief Kristalina Georgieva in her previous senior role at the World Bank, IMF spokesman Gerry Rice said on Frida...

 2021-09-17 17:41 

UPI

Watch: Stray Kids' Han, Seungmin, I.N release 'Gone Away' in video...

K-pop group "Stray Kids" released a video for "Gone Away," a new song featuring Han, Seungmin and I.N. from its album "Noeasy."...

 2021-09-17 17:41 

AP

New Hampshire US representatives urge Canada border opening...

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire's two members of the U.S. House of Representatives on Friday urged President Joe Biden to reopen the land border between Canada and the United States. Democratic ......

 2021-09-17 17:39 

Reuters

Naturgy's main shareholders not selling, although IFM bid is "reasonable" board says...

Naturgy said on Friday its main shareholders will not tender their shares, although its board considers the 4.9 billion euros ($5.76 billion) bid from the Australian fund IFM to acquire a 22.69% stake in the Spanish energy group to be reasonable....

 2021-09-17 17:37 

Reuters

EXCLUSIVE U.S. shale oil firm Pioneer Natural launches land sale - sources...

Top U.S. shale oil producer Pioneer Natural Resources Co has put its assets in the Delaware basin of Texas on the block, aiming to secure more than $2 billion for the properties, two sources familiar with the matter told Reuters on Friday....

 2021-09-17 17:36 

Reuters

Ecuador expects 4 major mining projects to start up by 2025...

Ecuador expects four major mining projects to start production by the end of President Guillermo Lasso's first term in 2025, as the conservative leader seeks to diversify the economy before oil exports, the natural resources ministry said on Friday....

 2021-09-17 17:36 

AP

New Mexico reports 5 cases of West Nile virus infections...

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — State health officials say they have identified five cases of West Nile virus infections across New Mexico and that wet weather may be a factor.The Department of Health said F......

 2021-09-17 17:28 

Reuters

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Apple's Cook says he will talk with U.S. official on immigration | Reuters...

Apple Inc Chief Executive Tim Cook told an all-hands meeting of employees on Friday he planned to discuss U.S. immigration policy with U.S. Department of Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas later in the day, according to a source familiar with ...

 2021-09-17 17:28 

UPI

Hyundai to feature facial recognition in electric vehicles...

South Korean carmaker Hyundai Motor announced it will include a new facial recognition system in its forthcoming GV 60, the first electric sport utility vehicle from its Genesis brand....

 2021-09-17 17:27 

UPI

Big cats at National Zoo test presumptive positive for COVID-19...

Six African lions, a Sumatran tiger, and two Amur tigers in the Smithsonian National Zoo tested presumptive positive for COVID-19 this week....

 2021-09-17 17:27 

AP

Judge lifts Cincinnati police race-, sex-based hiring quotas...

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A federal judge has lifted race- and sex-based hiring quotas imposed on the Cincinnati Police Department 40 years ago to fix its lack of diversity, agreeing with the U.S. Just......

 2021-09-17 17:26 

UPI

Purdue band without World's Largest Drum for football game vs. Notre Dame...

Purdue's football team will play Notre Dame without one of its most-cherished trademarks this weekend, the World's Largest Drum, the band said. The drum is too big to fit through a visiting tunnel at Notre Dame Stadium....

 2021-09-17 17:26 

AP

RYDER CUP '21: A hole-by-hole look at Whistling Straits...

SHEBOYGAN, Wis. (AP) — A hole-by-hole look at the Straits course at Whistling Straits, site of the 43rd Ryder Cup matches to be played Sept. 24-26:No. 1, 364 yards, par 4: The tee has been moved fo......

 2021-09-17 17:24 

AP

Broberg shoots course-record 64 to lead Dutch Open by 1 shot...

CROMVOIRT, Netherlands (AP) — Kristoffer Broberg of Sweden shot 8-under 64 to take a one-stroke lead after the second round of the Dutch Open on Friday.The 772nd-ranked Broberg rolled in a 12-foot ......

 2021-09-17 17:23 

Reuters

U.S. Capitol Police cite threats amid planned pro-Trump rally...

There have been threats tied to Saturday's planned pro-Trump rally to support those charged in the deadly Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol, U.S. Capitol Police Chief Thomas Manger said but offered no specific details....

 2021-09-17 17:23 

Reuters

Iran's fuel shipments violate Lebanon's sovereignty -PM...

Lebanese Prime Minister Najib Mikati said Iranian fuel shipments imported by the Hezbollah movement constitute a breach of Lebanon's sovereignty, according to comments published by his office....

 2021-09-17 17:23 

Reuters

General counsel have ESG jitters even as efforts increase...

Despite pressure to improve their companies' commitment to environmental, social, and governance matters, general counsel are still wary of disclosure risks and CEO and employee-driven activism that could come with ESG, according to a new report....

 2021-09-17 17:22 

Reuters

Daimler Truck boss says chip supply has tightened further...

Daimler AG's truck business, the world's largest, has seen the supply of crucial chips tighten further in recent weeks, the division's chief executive said in a Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung report....

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