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 2022-01-19 18:52 

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Small community rallies to keep post office outpost...

ELMORE, Vt. (AP) — A Vermont community is asking the U.S. Postal Service to renew a contract with a local store to retain an outpost where people can collect their packages and mail. The post offic......

 2022-01-19 18:51 

Reuters

California plan to license nonlawyers draws heated response...

Attorneys have a lot to say about allowing competition from so-called paraprofessionals in California....

 2022-01-19 18:51 

AP

BNSF railroad tries to block 17,000 workers from striking...

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — BNSF railroad wants a federal judge to prevent two of its unions from going on strike next month over a new attendance policy that would penalize employees for missing work.The F......

 2022-01-19 18:48 

UPI

Procter & Gamble says it will raise prices to cover increased costs...

Procter & Gamble said Wednesday the company will increase prices for more of its products in an effort to hold onto profit margins as the costs of freight and commodities rise....

 2022-01-19 18:48 

Reuters

Maxwell hits 154 off 64 balls as Stars post record T20 score...

Australia all-rounder Glenn Maxwell smashed an unbeaten 154 from 64 balls to post the highest invidual score in Big Bash League (BBL) history and lead the Melbourne Stars to a record Twenty20 total on Wednesday....

 2022-01-19 18:47 

Reuters

Russia's Yandex reaches settlement in search engine dispute...

Russian tech giant Yandex on Wednesday said it had reached a settlement agreement in a competition law dispute over its search engine results with Russia's Federal Antimonopoly Service (FAS) and a consortium of IT companies....

 2022-01-19 18:42 

AP

Democratic Senate candidate files election lawsuits...

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate filed two lawsuits Tuesday alleged that Wisconsin election officials aren't keeping all ballots secret and are not properly vetting votin......

 2022-01-19 18:42 

AP

'As We See It' portrays young adulthood on autism spectrum...

NEW YORK (AP) — Some TV characters have lofty goals. They want to find a soul mate, a fulfilling career or their place in the world. Then there's Harrison. When we first meet him, he just hopes to ......

 2022-01-19 18:41 

Reuters

LIVE MARKETS Land ho! Real estate investors eye a strong year...

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...

 2022-01-19 18:40 

AP

Fayetteville requires masks for city-owned buildings...

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The city of Fayetteville has reinstated its requirement to wear a face mask in city-owned buildings as the omicron variant of the coronavirus continues to surge in Arkansas......

 2022-01-19 18:40 

AP

Rio de Janeiro police move to regain control of some favelas...

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Some 1,200 police officers were deployed to Rio de Janeiro's working-class Jacarezinho neighborhood and its surroundings early Wednesday, marking the start of a state effort s......

 2022-01-19 18:39 

Reuters

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Racketeering lawsuit against McKinsey revived by U.S. appeals court | Reuters...

A U.S. appeals court on Wednesday revived a racketeering lawsuit accusing the consulting firm McKinsey & Co of concealing potential conflicts when seeking permission from bankruptcy courts to perform lucrative work on corporate restructurings....

 2022-01-19 18:38 

UPI

Family shares new photo of missing 3-year-old girl from day she disappeared...

The family of missing 3-year-old Lina Sardar Khil, who went missing last month from a San Antonio apartment playground, has released a photo of the girl taken on the day she disappeared....

 2022-01-19 18:38 

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 2022-01-19 18:38 

AP

Bond set in 1 count for Missouri boarding school doctor...

A doctor charged with 11 counts of child sexual abuse involving students at a Missouri boarding school has been given bond in one county but is still awaiting word on whether he will be released fr......

 2022-01-19 18:36 

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Eagles plan to bring back QB Jalen Hurts as 2022 starter...

The Philadelphia Eagles intend to bring back Jalen Hurts as their starting quarterback in 2022, despite his struggles as a passer in 2021, general manager Howie Roseman and coach Nick Sirianni told reporters Wednesday....

 2022-01-19 18:35 

Reuters

D.C.'s gang database highlights unconstitutional systems nationwide...

A recent federal appeals court ruling calls into question the legality of gang databases and how law enforcement agencies around the country use lists of mostly Black and Latino men and boys to target policing activity, from stop-and-frisks to deportation...

 2022-01-19 18:33 

AP

Global vaccine program COVAX low on funds, seeks $5.2B...

GENEVA (AP) — The global initiative to share coronavirus vaccines equally between rich and poor countries asked Wednesday for $5.2 billion in funds to be able to keep buying doses in coming months.......

 2022-01-19 18:32 

UPI

Watch: Pentagon pose, play pool in 'Feelin' Like' video teaser...

K-pop group Pentagon shared a preview of its video for "Feelin' Like," the title track from its EP "In:vite U."...

 2022-01-19 18:32 

Reuters

Yale reappoints law dean Heather Gerken amid campus controversies...

Yale University said Wednesday that it has reappointed Heather Gerken to another five-year term as dean of its law school....

 2022-01-19 18:32 

AP

Injured Polish luge athlete picked for Beijing Olympics...

A Polish luge athlete who was seriously injured in a November training crash at the track built for next month's Olympics plans to head back to that venue and compete in the Beijing Games.Mateusz S......

 2022-01-19 18:30 

Reuters

Teddy Roosevelt statue removed from outside New York museum...

Workers on Wednesday dismantled a towering statue of President Theodore Roosevelt from outside New York City's American Museum of Natural History....

 2022-01-19 18:28 

Reuters

Mitsubishi says chip shortage may continue to hit Mexican output in H1 - report...

Auto production in Mexico could be slow through the first half of 2022 due to a semiconductor shortage and COVID-19 aftershocks, the country head of Japan's Mitsubishi Motors Corp was quoted as saying on Wednesday....

 2022-01-19 18:27 

Reuters

Italy takes further measures to contain swine fever outbreak -ANSA...

Italy on Wednesday introduced further measures in two northern regions to contain a recent African swine fever outbreak, including the immediate slaughter of pigs and a six-month restocking ban, national news agency ANSA reported....

 2022-01-19 18:27 

AP

Workers at 2 more Boston Starbucks began unionization effort...

BOSTON (AP) — Workers at two more Starbucks locations in the Boston area have started efforts to join a union after a one of the national coffee shop chain's locations in Buffalo, New York, became ......

 2022-01-19 18:26 

AP

Construction to begin soon on new US offshore wind farm...

Construction will soon begin on the second commercial-scale, offshore wind energy project to gain approval in the United States, the developers said. The U.S. Department of the Interior approved it......

 2022-01-19 18:25 

AP

UAE envoy: Yemen's Houthis used missiles in Abu Dhabi attack...

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Yemen's rebels used cruise missiles, ballistic missiles and drones in an attack on Abu Dhabi this week that killed three people and set off fires at a fuel depot ......

 2022-01-19 18:25 

UPI

Watch: Teenager breaks his own blindfolded puzzle cube speed record...

A teenager participating in a Florida competition broke his own Guinness World Record for fastest time to solve a rotating puzzle cube while blindfolded....

 2022-01-19 18:23 

AP

Canadian fashion mogul Peter Nygard denied bail in Toronto...

TORONTO (AP) — Canadian fashion mogul Peter Nygard has been denied bail and will be detained in Toronto as he awaits trial on charges in Canada. Nygard is charged with six counts of sexual assault ......

 2022-01-19 18:22 

AP

Cyprus to lift restrictions on vaccinated travelers in March...

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Tourism-reliant Cyprus will lift all entry requirements on March 1 for inbound travelers who have a valid vaccination certificate showing they received a booster shot, the co......

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