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 2022-06-21 20:55 

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Men rescue baby goat wedged between rocks on British Columbia mountain...

Two men on their way to a fishing spot in British Columbia ended up coming to the rescue of a baby mountain goat that apparently took a fall and ended up stuck between two large rocks....

 2022-06-21 20:46 

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ATP roundup: Wild card upends Holger Rune at Eastbourne...

British wild card Ryan Peniston upset No. 8 seed Holger Rune of Denmark 4-6, 7-6 (5), 6-1 on Tuesday in the first round of the Rothesay International in Eastbourne, England....

 2022-06-21 20:45 

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Nikola founder asks judge to block evidence of 'wealth', 'lifestyle' in fraud case...

Trevor Milton, the billionaire founder and former chief executive of Nikola Corp has asked a federal judge to block evidence related to his "wealth, lifestyle or spending habits" at his trial for fraud charges....

 2022-06-21 20:38 

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Watch: Overdue book returned to British library after 53 years...

An assistant working at a British library said she was stunned when a man returned a book that had been checked out in 1969....

 2022-06-21 20:36 

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AMC renews 'Dark Winds' for Season 2...

AMC renewed its new series "Dark Winds" for a second season on Tuesday, after only two episodes have aired....

 2022-06-21 20:35 

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U.N. biodiversity talks in Nairobi push for conservation by 2030...

U.N. negotiators began talks Tuesday in Nairobi toward reaching a new global pact for protecting nature and wildlife, after a previous round of talks in March failed to make progress....

 2022-06-21 20:30 

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Biden nominates Arati Prabhakar as his top science adviser...

U.S. President Joe Biden on Tuesday nominated Arati Prabhakar as the new White House science adviser, who would be the first woman of color and first immigrant to hold such a role if confirmed by the Senate....

 2022-06-21 20:29 

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Collapse of stablecoin TerraUSD sparks bold 'scheme liability' suit...

A new securities fraud class action by an investor in the collapsed stablecoin TerraUSD will test a novel theory of liability against six crypto venture capital firms that pledged to support Terra tokens in the months before they imploded....

 2022-06-21 20:26 

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Wildfire in southwest Turkey evokes memories of last year's blazes...

A wildfire broke out in southwestern Turkey on Tuesday, sparking fears of a repeat of last year's blazes that devastated tens of thousands of hectares across the country's Mediterranean and Aegan provinces....

 2022-06-21 20:25 

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Biden says U.S. gas tax holiday would have no major impact on highway funds...

U.S. President Joe Biden on Tuesday said a potential suspension of the federal gasoline tax would have some, but not significant, impact on highway funds....

 2022-06-21 20:24 

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Watch: Mexico breaks Guinness record with boxing lesson for 14,299 people...

A total 14,299 people gathered in Mexico City's central square to break a Guinness World Record for the largest boxing lesson....

 2022-06-21 20:22 

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EXCLUSIVE Lebanon banks association calls IMF draft agreement 'unlawful' in letter...

Lebanese banks said the country's draft agreement with the International Monetary Fund was "unlawful" and "unconstitutional" in a letter sent to the IMF by an adviser of the Association of Banks in Lebanon (ABL) and seen by Reuters....

 2022-06-21 20:20 

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Browns QB Deshaun Watson settles 20 of 24 sexual misconduct lawsuits...

Deshaun Watson has settled with 20 out of 24 women who accused the Cleveland Browns quarterback of sexual misconduct during massage sessions, their attorney announced Tuesday....

 2022-06-21 20:18 

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More vulnerable people receiving fewer COVID pills - U.S. study...

People in socially and economically disadvantaged regions are about half as likely to receive an oral antiviral COVID-19 pill than residents of wealthier zip codes, according to a U.S. government study published on Tuesday....

 2022-06-21 20:17 

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Lebanon central bank governor says 'banking secrecy must stay'...

Lebanon's central bank governor, Riad Salameh, said in a televised interview on Tuesday that he was in favour of maintaining banking secrecy, three years into the country's financial meltdown....

 2022-06-21 20:16 

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Lithuanians near Kaliningrad put faith in NATO after Russia's threats | Reuters...

Russia's threat to punish Lithuania over blocked rail shipments to Moscow's enclave of Kaliningrad jangled nerves on Tuesday for residents living just across the border who put faith in NATO membership to thwart any potential military action....

 2022-06-21 20:14 

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Louisiana governor signs new abortion bill...

Louisiana's governor signed a new abortion bill Tuesday, which would increase penalties and give the state some of the most restrictive rules in the country....

 2022-06-21 20:11 

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Obamas find new podcast home at Audible after Spotify exit...

The Obamas' media company Higher Ground has signed a multi-year deal with Amazon Inc-owned Audible to make original audio content, after ending its three-year run with Spotify ....

 2022-06-21 20:09 

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Look: Bear pays a nighttime visit to Florida sheriff's office...

Deputies in Florida had to call for backup when an "unexpected visitor" showed up at the sheriff's office -- a black bear....

 2022-06-21 20:09 

Reuters

Lebanon cenbank governor plans to ask new Cabinet to issue currency notes in larger denominations...

Lebanon's central bank governor, Riad Salameh, said on Tuesday that he planned to request to issue currency notes in larger denominations once the country has formed a new Cabinet....

 2022-06-21 20:08 

Reuters

Williams makes winning return after year out in Eastbourne doubles...

Serena Williams made a winning return to action at the Eastbourne International on Tuesday as she and partner Ons Jabeur came from a set down to beat Sara Sorribes Tormo and Marie Bouzkova 2-6 6-3 (13-11) in the women's doubles....

 2022-06-21 19:59 

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Charlie Bushnell, Dior Goodjohn, Olivea Morton to guest star in 'Percy Jackson' series...

The upcoming "Percy Jackson and the Olympians" series announced on Tuesday three guest stars, including Charlie Bushnell, of the Disney+ series "Diary of a Future President," among them....

 2022-06-21 19:59 

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Growing forecasts for U.S. recession may spell more trouble for stocks...

The Federal Reserve's aggressive monetary policy tilt has prompted some of Wall Street's biggest banks to ramp up forecasts for a U.S. recession, threatening more downside for an already bruised stock market....

 2022-06-21 19:57 

Reuters

Red Bull suspend junior driver Vips over racial slur...

Red Bull Racing have suspended Formula Two driver Juri Vips pending an investigation after the Estonian uttered a racial slur during a live stream, the team announced on Tuesday....

 2022-06-21 19:56 

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Columbia Law School to advise Ukrainian president on war reparations...

Ukraine has added to its growing arsenal of U.S. lawyers, tapping Washington, D.C.-based Allen & Overy partner Patrick Pearsall through Columbia Law School as a legal advisor to President Volodymyr Zelenskiy on reparations issues....

 2022-06-21 19:52 

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Italy's Foreign Minister Di Maio quits 5-Star Movement...

Italy's Foreign Minister Luigi Di Maio said on Tuesday he was leaving the 5-Star Movement to form a new parliamentary group backing the government of Prime Minister Mario Draghi....

 2022-06-21 19:48 

Reuters

Brazil's Ebanx lays off 20% of employees as cuts sweep tech sector...

Brazilian payments fintech Ebanx said on Tuesday it had laid off about 20% of its staff, joining billion-dollar tech companies across the country bracing for a gloomy economic landscape....

 2022-06-21 19:45 

Reuters

Activision shareholders vote in favor of report on abuse, harassment...

Activision Blizzard Inc shareholders voted in favor of a proposal on Tuesday for a report on the video game company's efforts to prevent employee abuse, harassment and discrimination....

 2022-06-21 19:44 

Reuters

Fox News parent must face defamation lawsuit over election coverage...

A Delaware judge on Tuesday rejected a motion by the parent of Fox News Network to dismiss Dominion Voting Systems Inc's $1.6 billion defamation lawsuit over the network's 2020 presidential election coverage....

 2022-06-21 19:39 

Reuters

Extreme heat to test U.S. Midwest power grid this week...

The power grid operator in the Central United States said on Tuesday that it started to take some steps to make sure utilities are ready to keep the lights on as consumers crank up their air conditioners during an extreme heat wave this week....

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