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Gov. Ricketts to host Nebraska economic development summit 2019-07-16 13:17:54LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts is set to host the state's annual economic development summit. Ricketts will also unveil a new websi

Iran ready to negotiate on its missiles, Pompeo 2019-07-16 12:52:00Iran has told the U.S. for the first time that Tehran is ready to talk about its missile program, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Tuesday. "For t

Donald Trump says a 'long way to go' 2019-07-16 12:40:50Markets slid Tuesday as President Trump said the U.S. had a long way to go on trade with China and that he's considering new tariffs on $325 billion

Sentencing for lawyer accused of scamming Barkley, others 2019-07-16 12:39:24BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) - A lawyer accused of swindling NBA star Charles Barkley and using the name of former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice to bol

UN health agency calls emergency meeting on Ebola 2019-07-16 12:18:00LONDON (AP) - The head of the World Health Organization is convening a meeting of experts on Wednesday to decide whether the Ebola outbreak should be

Ambassador to resign to run for Tennessee US 2019-07-16 12:17:41NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - U.S. Ambassador to Japan Bill Hagerty is currently in the process of resigning his position as he prepares to run for Tennesse

Christine Lagarde, IMF managing director, resigns in advance 2019-07-16 12:14:22WASHINGTON (AP) — Christine Lagarde is resigning as managing director of the International Monetary Fund in light of her nomination to be the ne

Anxious immigrants wait to learn effect of new 2019-07-16 12:06:41Dozens of immigrants lined up Tuesday at a major Mexico border crossing, waiting to learn how the Trump administration's plans to end most asylum pro

Cryptocurrencies, digital tax top the agenda for G-7 2019-07-16 11:51:57PARIS (AP) - Finance officials from the Group of Seven rich democracies will weigh risks from new digital currencies and debate how to tax tech compan

North Korea warns U.S. military drills could derail 2019-07-16 11:31:10North Korea is warning Tuesday that the much-anticipated resumption of stalled nuclear talks could be thrown in jeopardy if the U.S. and South Korea g

Lawmakers push for federal aid to wild blueberry 2019-07-16 11:10:15PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - Maine's Congressional delegation is getting involved in a push to extend federal aid to members of the state's wild blueberry

Bipartisan group wants to write Huawei ban into 2019-07-16 10:27:00Senators from both parties filed legislation Tuesday that writes President Trump's decision to blacklist Chinese company Huawei into law. The Commerc

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U.S. House to vote to condemn Trump's attacks 2019-07-16 13:05:12A resolution condemning U.S. President Donald Trump's racially charged attacks on four Democratic congresswomen was headed for a vote in the U.S

Ursula von der Leyen named new head of 2019-07-16 12:32:02Outgoing German defence minister Ursula von der Leyen was approved as the new president of the European Commission on Tuesday, becoming the

U.S. fears Iran seized UAE-based tanker in Strait 2019-07-16 12:30:18A small oil tanker from the United Arab Emirates travelling through the Strait of Hormuz entered Iranian waters and turned off its tracker two days ag

Italy's Salvini agrees to questioning over Russia overtures 2019-07-16 11:56:46Italian Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini bowed to demands on Tuesday to address parliament on allegations that his right-wing League party had sou

Congo priest first Ebola patient to die in 2019-07-16 11:50:28The patient became infected during a visit to the town of Butembo, one of the epicentres of the outbreak, before taking a bus to Goma.

Next stop, Mars: The moon was just the 2019-07-16 11:30:00Even before we got to the moon, interplanetary travel to Mars has been a goal for scientists, politicians and dreamers.

NYPD officer won't face federal charges in death 2019-07-16 11:25:19The family of Eric Garner, who died in 2014 during an attempted arrest by New York police, on Tuesday blasted federal prosecutors' decision not

Facebook before U.S. House antitrust panel today over 2019-07-16 09:57:08U.S. lawmakers from both sides of the aisle were set to grill Facebook Inc. on its cryptocurrency plans on Tuesday, as the project continues to draw i

Man tried to smuggle cocaine under his toupee, 2019-07-16 09:07:29A Colombian man was detained at Barcelona's international airport after half a kilogram of cocaine was found hidden under an oversized toup

Puerto Ricans protest after governor's derogatory chats discovered 2019-07-16 08:43:11Just days after his former secretary of education was charged with corruption involving federal money, Puerto Rican governor Ricardo Rossello is facin

Philippine president 'seriously considering' cutting ties with Iceland 2019-07-16 07:11:50Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte is "seriously considering" cutting diplomatic ties with Iceland, which spearheaded a resolution that asked the

At least 10 dead in Mumbai building collapse 2019-07-16 04:40:24A four-storey residential building collapsed Tuesday in Mumbai, India's financial and entertainment capital, killing at least 10 people, an offi

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'Pilots were not to blame for 737 crash' 2019-06-16 19:25:00The boss of Ethiopian Airlines has rejected the idea his pilots were at fault in 737 Max crash.

Brexit uncertainty 'hitting UK business investment' 2019-06-16 19:16:38Companies should be investing in measures aimed at growth, says the British Chambers of Commerce.

CEO Secrets: My clubs aren't 'pale, stale and 2019-06-16 19:06:43Entrepreneur Ronald Ndoro talks about his vision for private members' clubs in the 21st century.

Carole Ghosn: 'I'm a housewife, not a conniving 2019-06-16 19:02:06The wife of former Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn speaks out about his detention and campaign to free him.

Carole Ghosn calls for President Trump to back 2019-06-16 19:00:19The wife of the former Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn wants pressure put on Japan over his legal battle.

Argentina and Uruguay scramble to restore power after 2019-06-16 15:40:42Argentina's president promises a full investigation after a blackout left millions without electricity.

Tory leadership race: EU will renegotiate Brexit package, 2019-06-16 09:26:49Mr Hunt said if there is no prospect of a deal by 31 October he would accept a no-deal Brexit.

Babe Ruth jersey fetches record-breaking $5.64m at auction 2019-06-15 20:56:37The baseball legend's jersey becomes the most expensive piece of sports memorabilia ever sold.

Tattoos at work: Are they still an issue? 2019-06-15 19:58:56Employers have become more relaxed about visible tattoos at work, but some firms still don't allow them.

Illegal eel exporters exposed by Countryfile 2019-06-15 19:23:26International buyers offered high prices for eels caught on the River Severn in Gloucestershire.

'My parents wanted me to marry. I became 2019-06-15 19:10:43Photographer Sayan Hazra captures a day in the life of one of India's few female DJs.

India announces retaliatory trade tariffs against the US 2019-06-15 17:13:07The new duties come days before countries' leaders are expected to meet at a G20 summit in Japan.

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Oil prices regain little ground lost in previous New! 2019-07-17 04:52:29Oil prices on Wednesday regained little ground lost in the previous session, weighed down by industry data suggesting U.S. crude inventories fell less

Debt and dollar in demand, sterling and stocks New! 2019-07-17 04:51:01Resurgent trade tensions, concern over the outlook for corporate America and the growing risk of a chaotic Brexit in the United Kingdom dampened appet

As Fed nears rate cut, policymakers debate how New! 2019-07-17 04:33:38With the first U.S. interest rate reduction in a decade expected later this month, two Federal Reserve policymakers sketched out arguments on Tuesday

Amazon faces EU antitrust probe over use of New! 2019-07-17 04:31:46Amazon, the world's largest online retailer, could face an EU antitrust investigation within days over its use of merchants' data, a person familiar

Amazon in deal with German watchdog to overhaul New! 2019-07-17 04:25:31Amazon has reached a deal with Germany's anti-trust authority to overhaul its terms of service for third-party merchants, taking action to appease r

Budweiser APAC's IPO failure hurt retail investors, say New! 2019-07-17 03:02:27The dramatic failure of brewer Budweiser APAC's $9.8 billion Hong Kong listing left "mom and pop" investors badly out of pocket, a local broker has

Ericsson says on track for 2020 targets as New! 2019-07-17 02:54:18Mobile network gear maker Ericsson posted a second-quarter profit in line with expectations on Wednesday and said it was on track to meet its financi

Making sense of chaos? Algos scour social media New! 2019-07-17 02:33:04After months of relative calm in cryptocurrency markets, bitcoin exploded back into life in April with its sharpest price jump in over a year - but fe

How lithium-rich Chile botched a plan to attract New! 2019-07-17 02:31:17In March 2018, the Chilean government unveiled big news: Corporate investors, including South Korean electronics giant Samsung, would build three fact

Nissan, Volvo and FCA lead European sales decline New! 2019-07-17 02:30:01European car sales dropped 7.9% in June, led by bigger declines for Nissan , Volvo and Fiat Chrysler (FCA) , according to industry data published on W

Renault-Nissan alliance is priority for France ahead of New! 2019-07-17 01:32:58Renault's alliance with Japanese partner Nissan remains the priority for France ahead of any further consolidation such as a merger with Fiat-Chrys

United to resume India flights from September as New! 2019-07-16 23:59:43United Airlines Holdings Inc said on Wednesday it would restart daily nonstop service between New York/Newark, New Delhi and Mumbai from Sept. 6, aft

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