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 2021-06-23 00:10 

UPI

Atlanta Braves' Max Fried lands on IL with blister on index finger...

The Atlanta Braves put left-hander Max Fried on the 10-day injured list Tuesday due to a blister on his left index finger....

 2021-06-23 00:08 

AP

Guam launches vaccine tourism program to jump-start industry...

HAGATNA, Guam (AP) — Guam has launched a vaccine tourism program to encourage citizens of neighboring countries and Americans living in East Asia to come get inoculated against COVID-19.The first g......

 2021-06-23 00:06 

AP

Prosecutors balk at Avenatti's 7th sentencing delay request...

NEW YORK (AP) — Prosecutors did not find Michael Avenatti's seventh request to delay sentencing a charm, saying Tuesday that the once high profile California lawyer should be forced to hear his pun......

 2021-06-22 23:59 

Reuters

Factbox: Money, money, money: the cost of Tokyo's pandemic-delayed Games...
 2021-06-22 23:57 

Reuters

NFL: Brands could flock to Nassib after historic coming out announcement...
 2021-06-22 23:55 

Reuters

UPDATE 2-Sudan asks U.N. Security Council to meet over Ethiopia's Blue Nile dam...
 2021-06-22 23:55 

Reuters

COVID-19 alert issued for Australia-New Zealand flights...

Passengers on two flights between Australia and New Zealand have been ordered to immediately isolate and undergo COVID-19 testing after authorities traced a traveller who tested positive in Sydney after visiting Wellington....

 2021-06-22 23:55 

Kuwait News Agency

Kuwait's Qabazard cruises into 16th round in future int'l tennis tourneys...

TUNIS, June 22 (KUNA) -- Kuwait's national tennis player Issa Qabazard has qualified for the 16th round as part the M15 future championships' series held in Tunisia after beating his compatriot Bader Al-Abdullah 6-5,3-6,4-6 on Tuesday. Speaking to...

 2021-06-22 23:54 

Reuters

NFL-Brands could flock to Nassib after historic coming out announcement...

The Las Vegas Raiders' Carl Nassib could become one of the most recognizable faces in football as brands line up to be associated with the National Football League's first openly gay active player, marketing experts told Reuters on Tuesday....

 2021-06-22 23:52 

Reuters

In major shift, Pentagon chief backs changes to sexual assault prosecutions...

U.S. Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin, in a major break from his predecessors, said on Tuesday that he backed removing the prosecution of sexual assault and other related crimes from the military's chain of command....

 2021-06-22 23:51 

Reuters

Factbox: Tokyo Games in the shadow of coronavirus...
 2021-06-22 23:51 

Reuters

New British 50 pound note with WW2 codebreaker Turing enters circulation...

A new 50 pound ($70) banknote featuring the mathematician and computer scientist Alan Turing enters circulation in Britain on Wednesday, three months after the Bank of England first unveiled the design https://www.bankofengland.co.uk/banknotes/polymer-50-...

 2021-06-22 23:50 

Bahrain News Agency

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Government to support Bahrainis' salaries in 12 sectors...
 2021-06-22 23:49 

Reuters

U.S. blocks websites linked to Iranian disinformation - source...

The U.S. Justice Department on Tuesday blocked some three dozen websites, many of them associated with Iranian disinformation activities, a U.S. government source said....

 2021-06-22 23:48 

Reuters

Saudi operatives who killed journalist Khashoggi received paramilitary training in U.S. - New York Times...
 2021-06-22 23:47 

AP

Medical marijuana producers seek tax refund worth millions...

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — A major business in New Mexico's burgeoning market for marijuana wants the state to refund millions of dollars in taxes that were levied in recent years on sales of medical ma......

 2021-06-22 23:47 

Reuters

Britain's spy agency honours codebreaker Turing in giant artwork...
 2021-06-22 23:47 

UPI

Islanders' Mathew Barzal avoids suspension for hit on Lightning's Jan Rutta...

New York Islanders star forward Mathew Barzal dodged a suspension for his cross-check on Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Jan Rutta and will be available for Game 6 of the NHL semifinals series....

 2021-06-22 23:45 

AP

Wisconsin Assembly passes bill designed to save paper mills...

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Wisconsin Assembly on Tuesday passed a bill designed to save two shuttered paper mills. The bill would make available a $50 million loan to a cooperative that wants to buy ......

 2021-06-22 23:43 

Reuters

UPDATE 1-Japan to consider tighter rules on foreign owners of domestic firms -Yomiuri...

The Japanese government is considering tightening regulation on foreign funds that hold stakes in domestic firms with important technology in areas such as nuclear and defence, the Yomiuri newspaper reported on Wednesday....

 2021-06-22 23:42 

BloombergQuint

Call Center Software Firm Aircall Tops $1 Billion Valuation...

Call Center Software Firm Aircall Tops $1 Billion Valuation...

 2021-06-22 23:42 

Reuters

UPDATE 3-U.S. blocks websites linked to Iranian disinformation -source...

The U.S. Justice Department on Tuesday blocked some three dozen websites, many of them associated with Iranian disinformation activities, a U.S. government source said....

 2021-06-22 23:37 

BloombergQuint

Oil Steadies Near $73 With Report Pointing to Falling Stockpiles...

Oil Steadies Near $73 With Report Pointing to Falling Stockpiles...

 2021-06-22 23:34 

Reuters

Britain's spy agency honours codebreaker Turing in giant artwork...
 2021-06-22 23:34 

Reuters

Japan govt to consider tighter rules on foreign owners of domestic firms -Yomiuri...

The Japanese government is considering tightening regulation on investment from foreign entities in Japanese firms with important technology in areas such as nuclear and defence, the Yomiuri newspaper reported on Wednesday....

 2021-06-22 23:34 

Reuters

Brazil to launch energy rationing trial period amid drought, Congress leader says...

Brazil will institute energy rationing over a trial period to avoid power outages as a drought threatens to disrupt hydroelectric power plants, the leader of Brazil's lower house of Congress said on Tuesday....

 2021-06-22 23:33 

UPI

Senate Republicans block voting rights act in 50-50 vote...

Senate Republicans on Tuesday blocked the For the People Act, a sweeping voting rights act, in an evenly split vote....

 2021-06-22 23:33 

Reuters

New British 50 pound note with WW2 codebreaker Turing enters circulation...

A new 50 pound ($70) banknote featuring the mathematician and computer scientist Alan Turing enters circulation in Britain on Wednesday, three months after the Bank of England first unveiled the design https://www.bankofengland.co.uk/banknotes/polymer-50-...

 2021-06-22 23:33 

AP

Dominic Thiem retires injured from Mallorca match...

MALLORCA, Spain (AP) — Fifth-ranked Dominic Thiem retired from his match at the grass-court Mallorca Championships on Tuesday because of pain in his right wrist, less than a week before the start o......

 2021-06-22 23:31 

Reuters

Fans ejected for New Zealand abuse at World Test final...

Two spectators were ejected from the ground on the fifth day of the World Test Championship (WTC) final between India and New Zealand on Tuesday after shouting abuse at the New Zealanders....

 2021-06-22 23:30 

Reuters

India e-commerce rules cast cloud over Amazon, Walmart and local rivals...

New Indian e-commerce rules will raise costs for all online retailers but particularly Amazon and Walmart's Flipkart as they may have to review their business structures, senior industry sources told Reuters....

 2021-06-22 23:30 

Reuters

India e-commerce rules cast cloud over Amazon, Walmart and local rivals...

New Indian e-commerce rules will raise costs for all online retailers but particularly Amazon and Walmart's Flipkart as they may have to review their business structures, senior industry sources told Reuters....

 2021-06-22 23:29 

Reuters

UPDATE 6-Senate Democrats' election reform bill blocked on party-line vote...
 2021-06-22 23:26 

Reuters

[ World ]

Save Our Summer: British pilots call on politicians to rescue travel industry...

British pilots on Wednesday urged politicians to save the summer holiday season through clearer travel guidance and provide direct financial support to rescue jobs as the industry grapples with an existential crisis brought on by COVID restrictions....

 2021-06-22 23:26 

Bahrain News Agency

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Bahrain voices support to Saudi Arabia...
 2021-06-22 23:25 

Reuters

Save Our Summer: British pilots call on politicians to rescue travel industry...

British pilots on Wednesday urged politicians to save the summer holiday season through clearer travel guidance and provide direct financial support to rescue jobs as the industry grapples with an existential crisis brought on by COVID restrictions....

 2021-06-22 23:25 

Reuters

Saudi operatives who killed journalist Khashoggi received paramilitary training in U.S. -New York Times...

Four Saudis who participated in the 2018 killing of the Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi received paramilitary training in the United States the previous year under a contract approved by the State Department, the New York Times reported on Tues...

 2021-06-22 23:24 

AP

19-year-old Bukayo Saka stands tall for England at Euro 2020...

LONDON (AP) — Bukayo Saka was put on the field to turn possession into penetration, to create chances for an England team that had scored only one goal in two matches at the European Championship.H......

 2021-06-22 23:24 

AP

Column: Nassib's video shatters decades-old sports barrier...

All it took was an Instagram post.In a 59-second video Monday, Raiders defensive lineman Carl Nassib became the first active player in the NFL's 101-year history to publicly declare he is gay and i......

 2021-06-22 23:24 

Reuters

British government plans sale of broadcaster Channel 4...
 2021-06-22 23:24 

Bahrain News Agency

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Foreign Minister urges Qatar to heed Gulf unity in its foreign policy...
 2021-06-22 23:23 

Reuters

Washington calls Peru election 'fair' despite Fujimori claims of voter fraud...

The U.S. State Department said on Tuesday that Peru's recent presidential election was "a model of democracy," despite efforts by conservative candidate Keiko Fujimori to get ballots thrown out while raising accusations of voter fraud....

 2021-06-22 23:22 

Reuters

Soccer-Magic Modric leads Croatia into last 16 as Scotland fail again...

An inspired Luka Modric curled home a magnificent finish as Croatia shrugged off a slow start to Euro 2020 to beat Scotland 3-1 on Tuesday and reach the last 16 in style, leaving their opponents again on the tournament scrap-heap....

 2021-06-22 23:21 

Reuters

British government plans sale of broadcaster Channel 4...
 2021-06-22 23:20 

UPI

Blue Jays' Alek Manoah gets 5-game ban for plunking Orioles' Maikel Franco...

Toronto Blue Jays rookie right-hander Alek Manoah was suspended five games and issued a fine for throwing at Baltimore Orioles third baseman Maikel Franco over the weekend and sparking a benches-clearing altercation....

 2021-06-22 23:20 

AP

Navajo Nation reports 5 new COVID-19 cases and 1 more death...

WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. (AP) — The Navajo Nation on Tuesday reported five new cases of COVID-19 and one additional death. Tribal health officials said the sprawling reservation that stretches into New M......

 2021-06-22 23:20 

Kuwait News Agency

US remain ready to engage in negotiations with North Korea - State Dept....

WASHINGTON, June 22 (KUNA) -- The US said on Tuesday that they remain prepared to engage in principle negotiations with the Democratic People's Republic of North Korea (DPRK) to deal with the challenge of its nuclear program. "We're constantly...

 2021-06-22 23:18 

BloombergQuint

Australia Lines Up Third Uranium Mine as Nuclear Momentum Builds...

Australia Lines Up Third Uranium Mine as Nuclear Momentum Builds...

 2021-06-22 23:17 

Reuters

[ World ]

U.S. expected to extend CDC residential eviction ban by one month -sources...

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC) COVID-19 residential eviction moratorium set to expire June 30 is expected to be extended by another month, sources briefed on the matter told Reuters....

 2021-06-22 23:17 

Reuters

UPDATE 1-U.S. expected to extend CDC residential eviction ban by one month -sources...

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC) COVID-19 residential eviction moratorium set to expire June 30 is expected to be extended by another month, sources briefed on the matter told Reuters....

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