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 2021-11-29 13:09 

Reuters

TUI allows British travellers to reschedule for free as UK slaps curbs...

Travel company TUI said on Monday all UK customers due to travel before Dec. 21 would be able to change to another date for free if they chose to, in light of new travel curbs to contain the spread of the Omicron coronavirus variant....

 2021-11-29 13:06 

UPI

Citing warm weather, Canada taps into maple syrup reserves...

Shorter harvest and high demand have led to Canada's decision to release 50% of its maple syrup reserves....

 2021-11-29 13:04 

Reuters

Swedish parliament elects Social Democrat leader as new PM for second time...

Swedish parliament for the second time in less than a week elected Social Democrat Magdalena Andersson as new prime minister on Monday, leaving the country's first female premier to navigate a fragmented and fraught political landscape....

 2021-11-29 13:03 

Reuters

R&B singer Ari Lennox held for disturbance at Amsterdam airport...

American R&B singer Ari Lennox was arrested at Amsterdam Schiphol airport on Monday for disturbing public order, Dutch military police said, after she had accused airline staff of racial discrimination....

 2021-11-29 13:03 

Reuters

LIVE MARKETS Four possible omicron scenarios...

Welcome to the home for real-time coverage of markets brought to you by Reuters reporters. You can share your thoughts with us at markets.research@thomsonreuters.com...

 2021-11-29 13:02 

Reuters

Russia's Nornickel ups investment forecast by $6 bln over next decade...

Russia's Norilsk Nickel said it has raised its 2021-2030 investment estimate by $6 billion to $35 billion to reflect higher construction costs and increased investment in energy infrastructure upgrades....

 2021-11-29 13:00 

Reuters

Earthquake of magnitude 6.5 strikes southeast of Honshu, Japan GFZ...

An earthquake of magnitude 6.5 struck southeast of Honshu in Japan on Monday, the GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences said....

 2021-11-29 13:00 

AP

Liz Weston: How to maximize your 'health span'...

We're living longer on average, but the number of years we're healthy hasn't kept up. This lagging "health span " translates into more time living with serious illness and disabilities at the end o......

 2021-11-29 12:59 

Reuters

Dyson supplier ATA says forced labour allegations not conclusive...

Malaysia's ATA IMS Bhd said on Monday that findings of forced labour allegations in a recent labour audit by its biggest customer Dyson were not conclusive, and that the impact of Dyson's contract termination would be significant....

 2021-11-29 12:59 

Reuters

Cryptocurrencies brace for winter, virtual Adidas and a bitcoin city...

Cryptocurrencies survived one of the largest market shocks since the earliest days of the pandemic last week, with El Salvador a notable dip buyer, while investors decided not to share Adidas' excitement over a foray into the buzzy metaverse....

 2021-11-29 12:59 

AP

Millions of German state employees to get raise, COVID bonus...

BERLIN (AP) — About 3.5 million state-level employees and civil servants in Germany will receive a 2.8% raise and a tax-free COVID-19 bonus of 1,300 euros ($1,470) next year.The agreement announced......

 2021-11-29 12:59 

Reuters

France extends controls on foreign parties' stakes in key French firms by one year...

France will extend by one year existing measures to control foreign parties' investments in key French companies, to protect companies deemed as strategically important for the country, said the French finance ministry....

 2021-11-29 12:56 

AP

Carmaker Stellantis secures supply of battery-grade lithium...

MILAN (AP) — The carmaker Stellantis said Monday that it has secured a five-year supply of battery-grade lithium hydroxide in Europe to support its plans to convert to 98% electrified vehicles by 2......

 2021-11-29 12:54 

AP

Israeli PM urges world powers to resist Iran's 'blackmail'...

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's prime minister on Monday called on world powers not to "give in to Iran's nuclear blackmail" as negotiations commenced in Vienna. Naftali Bennett said in a video statement......

 2021-11-29 12:51 

Reuters

Equinor exits Ireland with sale of gas field stake...

Norway's Equinor has agreed to sell its stake in the Corrib gas field to partner Vermilion Energy , the Norwegian oil firm said on Monday, putting an end to its activities in Ireland....

 2021-11-29 12:49 

UPI

College football: Coach Lincoln Riley leaves Oklahoma for USC...

Football coach Lincoln Riley left his job at Oklahoma to become the newest coach at the University of Southern California, the schools announced....

 2021-11-29 12:46 

AP

Actress Lindsay Lohan announces engagement in Instagram post...

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Actress Lindsay Lohan has told her followers on Instagram that she's engaged. Lohan announced her engagement to boyfriend Bader Shammas and showed off a tradition......

 2021-11-29 12:45 

AP

Man United hires Rangnick as manager until end of season...

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — German coach Ralf Rangnick was hired Monday as Manchester United manager until the end of the season.The 63-year-old Rangnick has left his role as head of sports and deve......

 2021-11-29 12:43 

AP

The Latest: Local transmission of virus variant in Scotland...

LONDON -- Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said there is evidence of local transmission of the new omicron variant of the coronavirus after the country reported its first six cases.She told ......

 2021-11-29 12:43 

Reuters

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BioNTech starts work on Omicron-specific vaccine | Reuters...

BioNTech SE said on Monday it had started work on a vaccine tailored to Omicron, the worrying new coronavirus variant detected in South Africa, though it was not yet clear if it would have to rework its established COVID-19 shot....

 2021-11-29 12:41 

Reuters

Trial of 47 Hong Kong democracy activists charged with conspiracy to commit subversion adjourned till March...

A closely monitored national security trial involving 47 Hong Kong democracy campaigners charged with conspiracy to commit subversion, most of whom have been in custody since March, has been adjourned till March next year, a judge ruled on Monday....

 2021-11-29 12:39 

Reuters

Don't yield to Iranian "nuclear blackmail," Israel urges powers...

Israel cautioned world powers on Monday to beware of what it described as Iranian "nuclear blackmail" as diplomats convened in Vienna to discuss resurrecting a 2015 nuclear deal with Tehran....

 2021-11-29 12:37 

UPI

HGTV star Ty Pennington marries Kelle Merrell at intimate wedding...

HGTV star Ty Pennington married Kellee Merrell during an intimate ceremony in Savannah, Ga....

 2021-11-29 12:37 

Reuters

Snam eyes investments of 23 bln euros to 2030 to speed green drive...

Europe's biggest gas pipeline company Snam sees 23 billion euros ($26 billion) of investment opportunities over the next nine years as it boosts spending to get its network ready for hydrogen and the transition to cleaner energy sources....

 2021-11-29 12:36 

Reuters

U.S. House leaders to float short-term fix to fund gov't into Jan. -Punchbowl...

U.S. House of Representatives leaders will offer a stopgap measure to fund the federal government into January, averting a potential shutdown on Friday when current funding expired, Punchbowl news outlet reported on Monday....

 2021-11-29 12:29 

Reuters

Ukraine orders self-isolation for travellers from countries with Omicron cases...

Ukraine has introduced mandatory 14-day self-isolation for travellers returning from countries where the Omicron variant of COVID-19 has been detected, the health ministry said on Monday....

 2021-11-29 12:29 

Reuters

U.S. screened 2.45 mln passengers Sunday, highest since early 2020...

The U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) screened 2.45 million airline passengers on Sunday, the highest number of daily passengers since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, the agency said Monday....

 2021-11-29 12:28 

Reuters

Activist investor Ancora urges Berry Global to consider options including sale...

Activist investor Ancora Holdings Group LLC in a letter to Berry Global Group Inc on Monday urged the plastic maker's board to initiate a review of strategic alternatives, including a sale or go-private transaction....

 2021-11-29 12:22 

Reuters

Sri Lankan shares end flat as financial losses offset industrial gains...

Sri Lankan shares ended flat on Monday, after rising more than 1% for two straight sessions, as gains in industrial stocks were offset by losses in the financial and consumer sectors....

 2021-11-29 12:18 

AP

Leverkusen's Florian Wirtz living up to 'next Havertz' hype...

LEVERKUSEN, Germany (AP) — Florian Wirtz has big shoes to fill at Bayer Leverkusen after its last young star left for Chelsea and won the Champions League. He's doing just fine.The 18-year-old Wirt......

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