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 2022-01-19 12:59 

Reuters

U.S. Yemen envoy Lenderking to visit Gulf, London -State Department...

U.S. Special Envoy for Yemen Tim Lenderking will visit Gulf capitals and London starting on Wednesday to "reinvigorate peace efforts," press for de-escalation and address Yemen's "dire humanitarian and economic crises," the State Depar...

 2022-01-19 12:59 

Reuters

Nickel gripped by ferocious squeeze as stocks disappear: Andy Home...

The nickel market is experiencing its most severe squeeze in over a decade....

 2022-01-19 12:58 

Reuters

LIVE MARKETS Looking for rate (un)sensitive stocks? Here's a screen...

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 2022-01-19 12:57 

UPI

Andr Leon Talley, former Vogue editor and fashion icon, dead at 73...

Andr Leon Talley, a fashion icon who served as an editor and creative director for Vogue, has died at the age of 73....

 2022-01-19 12:56 

Reuters

Sri Lankan shares up as communication, real estate stocks gain...

Sri Lankan shares inched higher on Wednesday as communication services and real estate companies rose, although weakness in the energy sector limited gains....

 2022-01-19 12:53 

Reuters

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Nigeria's Biafra separatist leader denies new terrorism charges in court | Reuters...

The leader of a banned Nigerian separatist movement pleaded not guilty to eight new charges that include terrorism and incitement on Wednesday as his defence sought the dismissal of the case, arguing that it lacked merit....

 2022-01-19 12:52 

Reuters

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UK PM Johnson drops COVID-19 restrictions | Reuters...

People in England will no longer be required to wear facemasks anywhere or work from home from next week, Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Wednesday, adding that scientists believed the Omicron coronavirus wave had peaked nationally....

 2022-01-19 12:51 

Reuters

Norwegian mass killer Breivik as dangerous now as a decade ago, court told...

Norwegian mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik remains just as likely to commit acts of violence today as he was a decade ago, a psychiatrist testifying at his parole hearing said on Wednesday....

 2022-01-19 12:49 

AP

Edmunds: The hottest cars to look out for in 2022...

The chip and supply chain shortages of 2021 have been difficult for automakers and consumers alike. But something positive has emerged from the chaos for 2022: more new car introductions. Among oth......

 2022-01-19 12:48 

Reuters

Zverev soaks up the boos after beating home player Millman...

Alexander Zverev shrugged off a rowdy centre court crowd at a floodlit Rod Laver Arena to sail into the third round of the Australian Open with an impressive 6-4 6-4 6-0 win over local journeyman John Millman....

 2022-01-19 12:48 

Reuters

France's Macron: Britain's migration policy responsible for situation in English Channel...

The situation of migrants risking their lives when trying to reach Britain by crossing the Channel from France in dinghies will not change as long as London does not adjust its migration policy, French President Emmanuel Macron said on Wednesday....

 2022-01-19 12:48 

Reuters

Turkey's Erdogan sees end to FX-demand driven volatility...

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Wednesday there will no longer be volatility in financial markets caused by unbalanced demand for foreign currency, after the lira currency tumbled 44% in value against the dollar last year....

 2022-01-19 12:47 

Reuters

Ukrainian court rejects request to arrest ex-president Poroshenko in treason case...

A Ukrainian judge rejected a prosecutor's request to arrest ex-president Petro Poroshenko in a treason case, in a televised hearing on Wednesday....

 2022-01-19 12:45 

Reuters

Police shoot dead man in French city of Nice - reports...

Police shot dead a man in the southern French city of Nice on Wednesday, as they sought to make arrests over an earlier, suspected murder case, the French prosecutor for Nice told local media....

 2022-01-19 12:43 

AP

UK's Johnson faces Parliament as ouster bid gathers steam...

LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson faces a grilling from opponents in Parliament on Wednesday — and a more worrying threat from his own party's restive lawmakers, dozens of whom are......

 2022-01-19 12:39 

Reuters

Morgan Stanley posts higher profit on M&A boom...

Morgan Stanley on Wednesday reported a 10% jump in fourth-quarter profit as the Wall Street investment bank capitalized on a boom in mergers and acquisitions and generated robust fees from advising on deals....

 2022-01-19 12:38 

UPI

Hong Kong experts defend decision to euthanize hamsters, other animals with COVID-19...

Despite opposition and outrage from animal lovers and activists, experts in Hong Kong are defending their decision to euthanize hundreds of hamsters and other small animals after several tested positive for COVID-19....

 2022-01-19 12:38 

AP

Hungary opposition leader tests positive for COVID-19...

BUDPAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The leader of Hungary's political opposition said Wednesday that he has tested positive for COVID-19 amid a surge in cases fueled by the highly transmissible omicron varia......

 2022-01-19 12:37 

Reuters

Futures gain as UnitedHealth, BofA rise on results...

Upbeat results from UnitedHealth and Bank of America pushed U.S. stock index futures higher on Wednesday, partially righting a wobbly start to the fourth-quarter earnings reporting season, while Big Tech stocks also looked set to make a comeback....

 2022-01-19 12:37 

AP

Optum center stage at UnitedHealth in 2021, driving revenue...

MINNETONKA, Minn. (AP) — UnitedHealth Group posted strong fourth-quarter earnings led by double-digit growth in its Optum division. The largest U.S. health insurer posted fourth quarter net income ......

 2022-01-19 12:36 

Reuters

Aluminium Bahrain, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries sign MoU for carbon capture...

Aluminium Bahrain (Alba) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with a regional unit of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries to help reduce Alba's carbon footprint, Bahrain's news agency BNA reported on Wednesday....

 2022-01-19 12:34 

Reuters

England's COVID-19 prevalence falls back from record high...

The estimated COVID-19 prevalence in England fell back from a record high in the week ending January 15, the Office for National Statistics said on Wednesday, with an estimated 1 in 20 people infected....

 2022-01-19 12:34 

UPI

Temuera Morrison, Ming-Na Wen: 'Boba Fett' roles complement each other...

Temuera Morrison and Ming-Na Wen discuss their partnership in "The Book of Boba Fett" and behind the scenes....

 2022-01-19 12:33 

AP

Impoverished Lebanese, Syrians struggle to survive cold...

BEIRUT (AP) — A snowstorm in the Middle East has left many Lebanese and Syrians scrambling to find ways to survive, burning old clothes, plastic and in some cases even sheep manure to keep warm as ......

 2022-01-19 12:32 

Reuters

East German soccer star 'Dixie' Doerner dies aged 70...

Hans-Juergen "Dixie" Doerner, a footballer dubbed the Franz Beckenbauer of former Communist East Germany, has died aged 70, his old club Dynamo Dresden said on Wednesday....

 2022-01-19 12:31 

Reuters

LIVE MARKETS Europe's Q4 expectations: steady as they go...

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 2022-01-19 12:29 

AP

Bulgarian president takes oath of office for second term...

SOFIA, Bulgaria (AP) — Bulgarian President Rumen Radev took the oath of office Wednesday for his second term. Radev, who is the country's fifth democratically elected president, was sworn in at a c......

 2022-01-19 12:28 

Reuters

Blinken says Russian attack on Ukraine could come at very short notice...

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken said on Wednesday that Russia could launch a new attack on Ukraine at "very short notice" as he met the country's president on the first leg of a new diplomatic push to avert war....

 2022-01-19 12:28 

Reuters

Lawmakers ask EU to give public a say on green investment rules...

Lawmakers have urged the European Union to allow the public to give feedback on its planned green investment rules for gas and nuclear energy, and to let European Parliament weigh in on the divisive proposal, in a letter seen by Reuters....

 2022-01-19 12:22 

Reuters

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Belgian court jails trafficking gang leader for Vietnamese truck deaths | Reuters...

The Vietnamese head of a human trafficking gang was sentenced to 15 years in jail by a Belgian court on Wednesday for the manslaughter of 39 compatriots who suffocated in an airtight shipping container smuggled into Britain in 2019....

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