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The most innovative new watches of 2018

For the last few years, the watch industry has witnessed the resurgence of vintage-inspired watches and more affordable timepieces. However, at this year's Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie Genève (SIHH), the impressive selection of technologically advanced offerings suggest that the appetite for innovation -- and the high prices it commands -- has not disappeared completely.

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Newly Discovered van Gogh Drawing Is a ‘Stylistic Missing Link’

A drawing that the artist made in Paris in 1886 has been recognized by the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam, which researched its history.

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Some 1,400 migrants rescued at sea, two bodies recovered: Italy coastguard

ROME (Reuters) - Some 1,400 migrants were plucked from overcrowded boats off the coast of Libya on Tuesday, Italy's coastguard said, and two bodies were recovered.

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Ancient village uncovered in Spanish water reservoir

Take a look at 32 photos of the week from January 5 through January 11.

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Newly discovered dinosaur was the size of a turkey -- and Australian

Scientists have discovered a species of dinosaur that roamed between Australia and Antarctica 113 million years ago.

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Trump Watches From the Sidelines as the Koreas Begin to Talk

The Trump administration doesn’t oppose diplomatic talks on the Korean Peninsula but worries the North will try to drive a wedge between the United States and South Korea.

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BRIEF-Google Says Its Project Zero Security Team Last Year Discovered Vulnerability Affecting Modern Microprocessors - Blog‍​

* GOOGLE SAYS LAST YEAR ITS PROJECT ZERO SECURITY TEAM DISCOVERED VULNERABILITY AFFECTING MODERN MICROPROCESSORS - BLOG‍​

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9 New Fashion Brands We Discovered This Year

From maximalist pajamas to subversive Swedish men’s wear, T featured a range of emerging brands in 2017. Here, a roundup of some that still have us talking.

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From wine to watches, sharing sites offer slice of luxury

PARIS/ZURICH (Reuters) - Online platforms offering rentals or shares in everything from glitzy watches to sports cars are making inroads in the luxury goods market, as a shift in consumer habits begins to head up market.

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Radium girls: The glamorous job that killed

A century ago, glow-in-the-dark watches were an irresistible novelty. The dials, covered in a special luminous paint, shone all the time and didn't require charging in sunlight. It looked like magic.

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Roy Reed, Times Reporter Who Covered the Civil Rights Era, Dies at 87

Mr. Reed was with Martin Luther King when he was released from jail in Selma, Ala., and with protesters on Bloody Sunday at the Pettus Bridge.

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Ojai, Calif., Ringed by Flames, Is an Ash-Covered Shangri-La

Life in this haven for nature lovers and spiritual seekers has been anything but serene in recent days.

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Krefeld Journal: The German Amateurs Who Discovered ‘Insect Armageddon’

Keeping meticulous records over decades, the Krefeld Entomological Society documented a 75 percent decline in bug populations that shocked the world.

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10 years after the recession, have Americans recovered?

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Trilobites: Hundreds of Fossilized Pterosaur Eggs Uncovered in China

The discovery of more than 200 of the eggs laid by the flying reptiles that lived during the dinosaur era could contribute to understanding of their early lives.

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Judge Tells Uber Lawyer: ‘It Looks Like You Covered This Up’

A long-awaited trade-theft trial between Waymo and Uber was delayed until next year so Waymo’s lawyers can examine evidence that surfaced in recent days.

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How Lauer covered sexual harassment

Before Matt Lauer was fired for sexual harassment allegations against him, he covered a number of such scandals on his show.

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Apple to audit development processes after Mac bug discovered

(Reuters) - Apple Inc said on Wednesday it would review its software development process a day after a researcher discovered a bug in a new version of its Mac operating system that could give hackers total control of vulnerable machines.

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UPDATE 1-Apple to audit development processes after Mac bug discovered

Nov 29 (Reuters) - Apple Inc said on Wednesday it would review its software development process a day after a researcher discovered a bug in a new version of its Mac operating system that could give hackers total control of vulnerable machines.

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10 irresistible winter beach hotels

Moody skies, chilly sea spray and windswept coastal walks possess a certain blustery charm, especially when they're followed by a soothing hot toddy.

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BRIEF-Cel-Sci says discovered an error in accounting

* Cel-Sci Corp says ‍in November co discovered an error in way it accounted for lease for its manufacturing facility - SEC filing​

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Abnormal Proteins Discovered in Skin of Patients With Rare Brain Disease

Finding so-called prions in skin samples may lead to early diagnosis of Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease. But the discovery also hints at possible risks from surgery.

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Apple says illegal student labor discovered at iPhone X plant

BEIJING (Reuters) - Smartphone maker Apple Inc and its biggest manufacturing partner on Wednesday said that a small number of students were discovered working overtime in its Chinese factory, violating local labor laws.

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Apple says illegal student labour discovered at iPhone X plant

BEIJING, Nov 22 (Reuters) - Smartphone maker Apple Inc and its biggest manufacturing partner on Wednesday said that a small number of students were discovered working overtime in its Chinese factory, violating local labour laws.

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Who is covered by DACA? Teachers, caregivers and more

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Vietnam '67: The Women Who Covered Vietnam

There were dozens of female war correspondents and photographers. Today they are largely forgotten.

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A Big N.F.L. Game Comes to Mexico City. These Guys Have it Covered.

The podcast Primero y Diez, or First and 10, exemplifies the passion for American football in Mexico and the kind of fans the league is cultivating.

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Newly discovered exoplanet could support life

Newly discovered exoplanet Ross 128 b is only 11 light years away.  Astronomers found it using a planet hunting instrument called HARPS at the European Southern Observatory in Chile, and say that the temperate world could potentially support life. 

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Newly discovered nearby planet could support life

You may want to get used to the name Ross 128 b. The newly discovered exoplanet is the second-closest found to our solar system, only 11 light-years away. And it could support life.

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Recovered video in Penn State hazing death leads to 12 more charged

BELLEFONTE, Pa. (Reuters) - A Pennsylvania prosecutor charged an additional 12 members of a Pennsylvania State University fraternity on Monday in the death of a 19-year-old student after examining recovered surveillance-camera video of an alcohol-fueled initiation rite that turned deadly.

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Report: Green Beret killed by SEALs after he uncovered alleged theft

Two Navy SEALs being investigated over the death of an Army Green Beret in Mali in June are accused of killing him after he discovered they had been stealing, according to a report in the Daily Beast.

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First 'zombie star' discovered

Scientists have discovered a star that exploded, survived, and exploded again more than 50 years later, challenging what we know about the death of stars.

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UPDATE 2-Subaru dials back profit targets as U.S. car sales sputter

* Q2 operating profit 92.8 bln yen, vs 113.8 bln yen consensus

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Best of Late Night: Trevor Noah Watches Facebook’s Testimony ‘Devolve Into Anger’

On “The Daily Show,” Mr. Noah took a look at the congressional testimonies of representatives from the major social media companies.

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New Orangutan Species Discovered in Indonesian Rain Forest

The scientists who identified the Tapanuli orangutan said there are only about 800 left, making them the most endangered of all great ape species.

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Trump 'seething': President watches drama unfold on TV

The dramatic intensification of the Russia investigation on Monday reignited President Donald Trump's fury at the controversy clouding his presidency, prompting his aides to urgently advise him against lashing out at special counsel Robert Mueller as they work to revive a halting policy agenda.

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Breast cancer genetics revealed: 72 new mutations discovered

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Letter recovered from Titanic brings record price

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Monteroduni Journal: Hundreds of Italy’s Churches Were Robbed of Artworks. This One Was Recovered.

The country’s 60,000 churches are a treasure trove of masterpieces and artifacts. Protecting them from theft while keeping them open to the public is no easy task.

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$4 million Rodin sculpture discovered in NJ town hall by 22-year-old archivist

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Body of missing worker recovered after Louisiana oil rig explosion

(Reuters) - The body of a worker missing since an oil production platform in Louisiana's Lake Pontchartrain exploded and caught fire on Sunday has been found, local officials said.

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Kobe Steel data fabrication continued after misconduct discovered: Nikkei

TOKYO (Reuters) - Data fabrication at Kobe Steel Ltd continued at its aluminum and steel unit after an internal investigation discovered the misconduct, the Nikkei newspaper reported on Friday.

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Putin dials up anti-U.S. rhetoric, keeps mum on re-election

SOCHI/MOSCOW (Reuters) - President Vladimir Putin launched one of his most stinging critiques of U.S. foreign policy on Thursday, listing what he called some of the biggest betrayals in U.S.-Russia relations.

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BRIEF-J C Penney to launch smartwatches in 245 stores and JCPenney.com​

* J C Penney Company Inc - ‍beginning Oct. 30, company is launching selection of smartwatches in 245 stores and JCPenney.com​ Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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Some children's GPS watches have security flaws: EU consumer group

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Some smartwatches for children sold in Europe pose security risks, including potentially allowing hackers to take control of and track a watch, the EU's main consumer lobby said on Wednesday, following a new report by one of its members.

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BAWAG PSK books already covered in Austria's biggest IPO

ZURICH/VIENNA, Oct 12 (Reuters) - Books are already covered for the listing of BAWAG PSK, the Austrian bank majority owned by U.S. private equity group Cerberus Capital Management, one of the bookrunners said on Thursday.

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Rediscovered da Vinci painting expected to fetch $100M

A painting once bought for $60 is about to go under the hammer, billed as "the greatest artistic rediscovery of the 21st century."

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Google uncovered Russia-backed ads on YouTube, Gmail : source

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Google has discovered Russian operatives spent tens of thousands of dollars on ads on its YouTube, Gmail and Google Search products in an effort to meddle in the 2016 U.S. presidential election, a person briefed on the company's probe told Reuters on Monday.

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UPDATE 5-Google uncovered Russia-backed ads on YouTube, Gmail -source

WASHINGTON, Oct 9 (Reuters) - Google has discovered Russian operatives spent tens of thousands of dollars on ads on its YouTube, Gmail and Google Search products in an effort to meddle in the 2016 U.S. presidential election, a person briefed on the company's probe told Reuters on Monday.

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UPDATE 4-Google uncovered Russia-backed ads on YouTube, Gmail, source says

WASHINGTON, Oct 9 (Reuters) - Google has discovered Russian operatives spent tens of thousands of dollars on ads on its YouTube, Gmail and Google Search products in an effort to meddle in the 2016 U.S. presidential election, a person briefed on the company's probe told Reuters on Monday.

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Google uncovered Russia-backed ads on YouTube, Gmail, source says

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Google has discovered Russian operatives spent tens of thousands of dollars on ads on its YouTube, Gmail and Google Search products in an effort to meddle in the 2016 U.S. presidential election, a person briefed on the company's probe told Reuters on Monday.

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UPDATE 3-Google uncovered Russia-backed ads on YouTube, Gmail, source says

WASHINGTON, Oct 9 (Reuters) - Google has discovered Russian operatives spent tens of thousands of dollars on ads on its YouTube, Gmail and Google Search products in an effort to meddle in the 2016 U.S. presidential election, a person briefed on the company's probe told Reuters on Monday.

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Google uncovered Russia-backed ads on YouTube, Gmail: WashPost

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Google has discovered that Russian operatives spent tens of thousands of dollars on ads on YouTube, Gmail, Google search and other products, The Washington Post reported on Monday.

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Google uncovered Russia-backed ads on YouTube, Gmail: Washington Post

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Google has discovered that Russian operatives spent tens of thousands of dollars on ads on YouTube, Gmail, Google search and other products, The Washington Post reported on Monday.

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UPDATE 1-Google uncovered Russia-backed ads on YouTube, Gmail- WashPost

WASHINGTON, Oct 9 (Reuters) - Google has discovered that Russian operatives spent tens of thousands of dollars on ads on YouTube, Gmail, Google search and other products, The Washington Post reported on Monday.

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Bodies of Egyptians killed by Islamic State in Libya recovered: report

TRIPOLI (Reuters) - The bodies of 21 Egyptian Christians killed by Islamic State in its former Libyan stronghold of Sirte have been recovered, the attorney general's office said on Friday.

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Meet 'vika': New 2-pound rat discovered

After years of searching, researchers have confirmed the discovery a new mammal in the Solomon Islands: an endangered giant tree rat known as "vika" by the locals. But they were only able to locate one.

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As 2018 Obamacare deadline nears, U.S. states believe every county covered

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. states have negotiated to the bitter end to keep health insurers selling Obamacare plans in every county next year, in some cases taking a hard-line to prevent exits that leave residents without access to health coverage.

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Newly discovered protein could help diagnose chronic brain disease: study

(Reuters) - Researchers have discovered a protein that could help diagnose a degenerative brain disease commonly found in athletes, veterans of military service and others who have experienced brain trauma, a new study published on Tuesday showed.

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Pirelli's IPO books covered on base deal size - bank memo

MILAN, Sept 20 (Reuters) - Demand for the initial public offering of Italian tyremaker Pirelli has reached an amount sufficient to cover the base size of the offer on the third day of the share sale, a memo sent by banks to investors said on Wednesday.

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The moment kids are discovered inside their collapsed school

Children were found under the debris of a school that had collapsed in Mexico City after a 7.1-magnitude earthquake.

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Putin watches as Russia intensifies war games that have rattled West

MOSCOW (Reuters) - President Vladimir Putin observed Russia's biggest war games in years on Monday, watching as his forces successfully repelled an imaginary enemy and launched a tank-led counter offensive, part of an exercise that has rattled the West.

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Soccer: Record MLS crowd watches Atlanta, Orlando City draw

(The Sports Xchange) - Josef Martinez recorded his second straight hat trick, but Atlanta United had to settle for a 3-3 draw with Orlando City SC as the largest crowd ever to attend an MLS game, 70,425 fans, watched at Atlanta's Mercedes-Benz Stadium on Saturday.

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BRIEF-Poage Bankshares says unit uncovered evidence of suspected fraud involving origination of fictitious loans by employee

* Poage bankshares - ‍On Sept 12, Town Square Bank uncovered evidence of suspected fraud involving origination of fictitious loans by an employee

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New source of Jupiter's aurora discovered

Scientists are rethinking their understanding of Jupiter's powerful auroras after receiving data from NASA's Juno spacecraft.

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Boston Red Sox Used Apple Watches to Steal Signs Against Yankees

When confronted by Major League Baseball, the Red Sox admitted they were using Apple Watches in a scheme to gain an edge at the plate.

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BRIEF-Sparebanken Vest Boligkreditt says launched new FRN covered bond

* Sparebanken Vest Boligkreditt says launched new FRN covered bond maturing September 11th 2023

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Kim watches 'H-bomb' put on new missile, North Korea says

North Korea's regime has "succeeded in making a more developed nuke," according to state news agency KCNA. During a visit to the country's Nuclear Weapons Institute, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un "watched an H-bomb to be loaded into new ICBM [intercontinental ballistic missile]," KCNA reported. There was no independent confirmation of the claims.

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Few covered: Small percentage had needed flood insurance

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Bodies of last missing miners recovered from Harmony mine in South Africa

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - The bodies of the last two miners unaccounted for at a mine operated by South Africa's Harmony Gold were recovered on Thursday, the company said, bringing the death toll to five after a tremor shook the shafts last week.

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Trump dials back involvement in Alabama Senate race

President Donald Trump could largely stay out of Alabama's Republican Senate race, leaving it to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and his allies to carry Sen. Luther Strange through a primary runoff.

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66-million-year-old dinosaur skull uncovered

Construction crews in Colorado uncovered a fossil. Denver Museum of Nature & Science's Joe Sertich says it's a triceratops skeleton and skull that is at least 66 million years old.

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Remains of all 10 missing USS John S. McCain sailors recovered

The bodies of all 10 sailors reported missing following a collision between the USS John S. McCain and a merchant vessel have been found, according to a statement from the US Navy's 7th Fleet.

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Political world watches Arizona as Trump heads West

The political world is watching Arizona this week as President Donald Trump tries to move past one controversy by wading into another -- visiting his core supporters in the state whose two senators are among his most vocal critics within the Republican Party.

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Nigeria's freed Chibok girls to return home 'fully recovered'

ABUJA (Reuters) - More than 100 girls who were kidnapped by Boko Haram militants in the Nigerian town of Chibok in 2014 are ready to return to normal life after being released and receiving psychological and medical treatment, the government said on Friday.

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Director Bigelow hopes Trump watches 'Detroit' and is humanized by it

LONDON (Reuters) - Movie director Kathryn Bigelow said on Wednesday she hoped U.S. President Donald Trump would watch her new film "Detroit," saying it might help to humanize him at a time when racial tension is roiling the nation.

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U.S.-Japan conduct air drills as North Korea watches next move by "Yankees"

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese jets conducted air manoeuvres with U.S. bombers southwest of the Korean peninsula on Wednesday as North Korea considered whether to fire missiles towards the U.S.-administered territory of Guam.

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U.S.-Japan conduct air drills as North Korea watches "Yankees'" next move

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese jets conducted air maneuvers with U.S. bombers southwest of the Korean peninsula on Wednesday as North Korea considered whether to fire missiles towards the U.S.-administered territory of Guam.

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How the media covered Trump's statements

Reporters waited in the lobby of Trump Tower on Tuesday for vague remarks from President Trump about infrastructure. White House aides tamped down expectations ahead of time: they said the president was not expected to take questions.

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Bella Hadid, a Covered-Up Cover Star for Vogue Arabia

The supermodel was photographed by Karl Lagerfeld, five months after her big sister, Gigi, was on the magazine’s debut issue. She, too, is causing a stir.

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Nearly 400 bodies recovered from Sierra Leone mudslide: coroner

FREETOWN (Reuters) - Rescue workers have recovered nearly 400 bodies from a mudslide in the outskirts of Sierra Leone's capital Freetown, the chief coroner said on Tuesday, as rescue operations continued and morgues struggled to find space for all the dead.

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Nearly 400 bodies uncovered from Sierra Leone mudslide: coroner

FREETOWN (Reuters) - Rescue workers have uncovered nearly 400 bodies so far from a mudslide on the outskirts of Sierra Leone's capital Freetown, its chief coroner Seneh Dumbuya told Reuters on Tuesday.

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Trump Shares, Then Deletes, Twitter Post of Train Hitting Cartoon Person Covered by CNN Logo

Days after a driver rammed into a crowd in Charlottesville, Va., the president retweets a cartoon attacking the news media.

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270 bodies recovered from Sierra Leone mudslide: mayor

FREETOWN (Reuters) - Rescue workers have recovered 270 bodies so far from a mudslide in the outskirts of Sierra Leone's capital Freetown, the mayor said on Tuesday.

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17 undocumented immigrants discovered inside a truck in Texas

Seventeen undocumented immigrants were discovered on Sunday locked inside a tractor-trailer parked at a truck stop in Edinburg, Texas, according to Edinburg Police Chief David White.

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Taylor Swift watches jury selection for trial against Denver DJ

DENVER (Reuters) - Taylor Swift sat next to her lawyers at a federal courthouse in Denver on Monday as jury selection began for a trial pitting the pop star against a Colorado radio personality over allegations the former disc jockey fondled her four years ago during a photo shoot.

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UPDATE 1-Apple to launch watches that can make calls - Bloomberg

Aug 4 (Reuters) - Apple Inc plans to release a version of its smartwatch later this year that can connect directly to cellular networks, Bloomberg reported on Friday, citing people familiar with the matter.

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Apple to launch watches that can make calls: Bloomberg

(Reuters) - Apple Inc plans to release a version of its smartwatch later this year that can connect directly to cellular networks, Bloomberg reported on Friday, citing people familiar with the matter.

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The Lusitania Telegraph Has Been Recovered, but It May Not Solve Any Mysteries

Researchers said the discovery would do little to explain why the ship sank so quickly, and what caused the second explosion that occurred after it was struck.

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Wells Fargo faces angry questions after new sales abuses uncovered

NEW YORK, July 28 (Reuters) - New revelations that Wells Fargo & Co spent years enrolling unknowing borrowers in costly auto insurance has put the bank under new pressure to answer for a months-long scandal over sales practices that have harmed millions of Americans.

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Kidnapped Pakistani diplomatic staff recovered in Afghanistan

ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Afghan security forces on Wednesday recovered two Pakistani diplomatic officials who were kidnapped in Afghanistan's eastern province of Nangahar, Pakistan’s foreign ministry said.

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A 9-Year-Old Tripped, Fell and Discovered a Million-Year-Old Fossil

Jude Sparks was playing with his brothers in New Mexico when he stumbled over the fossilized tusk of a Stegomastodon, a prehistoric, elephantine creature.

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Slime Eel Crash Leaves an Oregon Road Covered in Ooze

More than 7,000 pounds of hagfish, also known as slime eels, coated a section of Highway 101 with a gel described as “Spider-Man’s webbing crossed with a jellyfish.”

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Monsoon rains have covered most of India, rainfall within expectations - weather office

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - The seasonal monsoon rains have covered most of India and the amount of precipitation so far is within expectations, the head of the country's weather office said, raising hopes for higher farm output after increased sowing of rice and soybean crops.

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Show producers, historians clash over newly discovered Earhart photo

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A never-before-seen photograph has reignited the debate as to the fate of famed pilot Amelia Earhart after she vanished while attempting a round-the-world flight 80 years ago.

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Home of slave who birthed Jefferson's kids uncovered

Sally Hemings was a slave believed to have given birth to six of Thomas Jefferson's children.

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BRIEF-Second Sight says Argus II can now be covered in seven of 12 MAC jurisdictions

* Second sight announces expansion of medicare coverage for argus ii retinal prosthesis system to 11 additional states and the district of columbia

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BRIEF-New York Community Bancorp announces strategic sale of mortgage banking business and residential assets covered under FDIC loss share agreement

* New York Community Bancorp, Inc. announces strategic sale of mortgage banking business and residential assets covered under FDIC loss share agreement

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China dials-up legal pressure on exiled tycoon Guo: Xinhua

SHANGHAI/BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese prosecutors have filed new lawsuits against employees of two firms connected to fugitive Guo Wengui, the official Xinhua news agency said on Saturday, as Beijing continues to turn up the legal pressure on the New York-based tycoon at the center of a political feud with the ruling Communist Party.

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BRIEF-Norway's undiscovered petroleum resources estimated at 2.9 bcm

* Norway's undiscovered petroleum resources estimated at 2.87 billion cubic metres (bcm) versus previous estimate of 2.92 bcm

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Witnesses: Bodies were covered with sheets where they had fallen

Michael Paramasivan was watching a film in bed in his Grenfell Tower apartment when he smelled something "plastic-y."

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The Cosby Jurors Begin Deliberations as the World Watches

All juries have burdens, but they are sometimes heavier when the panels are sequestered in high-profile cases as in the trials of Bill Cosby and O.J. Simpson.

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Hunt for missing Myanmar plane enters third day; total of 31 bodies recovered

YANGON/SANLAN, Myanmar (Reuters) - The tally of retrieved bodies rose to 31 on Friday as Myanmar's hunt for a military transport plane that went missing over the Andaman Sea with 122 people on board stretched into a third day.

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‘I Was Right’: As Trump Watches Comey on TV, Anxiety Yields to Relief

President Trump exhibited default defiance as he watched part of James B. Comey’s testimony, during a day packed with meetings to keep him occupied and off Twitter.

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The undiscovered Amalfi Coast

Colorful towns cling to cliff faces, restaurant terraces offer breathtaking views, and blue waters sparkle into the distance.

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Newly discovered exoplanet is 'hotter than most stars'

The newest-discovered exoplanet doesn't act like any planet you've ever heard of. The bizarre find is 650 light-years from Earth, in the constellation Cygnus.

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Bodies of seven African migrants recovered from truck in Libya

TRIPOLI (Reuters) - Seven African migrants died, apparently from suffocation, after being locked for two days in a refrigerated truck that was abandoned by people smugglers on the Libyan coast, officials said.

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Turning Against Trump: How the Chinese Covered the Climate Pact Exit

The state-controlled news media seized the moment to cast doubt on American democracy and promote an image of China as a responsible superpower.

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Mattis praises China's efforts on North Korea, dials up pressure on South China Sea

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - The United States is encouraged by China's efforts to restrain North Korea but Washington will not accept Beijing's militarization of islands in the South China Sea, U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said on Saturday.

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Mattis dials up U.S. pressure on China over North Korea, South China Sea

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - The United States is encouraged by China's efforts to restrain North Korea but Washington will not accept Beijing's militarization of islands in the South China Sea, U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said on Saturday.

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Pimco dials down risk as global economy, policy risks pick up

LONDON (Reuters) - The limited ability of central banks to counter a slowdown in global growth and the rising likelihood of a U.S. recession are among the risks that warrant a more cautious approach to investing in the coming years, U.S. money manager Pimco said on Thursday.

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Newly discovered vulnerability raises fears of another WannaCry

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - A newly found flaw in widely used networking software leaves tens of thousands of computers potentially vulnerable to an attack similar to that caused by WannaCry, which infected more than 300,000 computers worldwide, cybersecurity researchers said on Thursday.

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Don Lemon: Here's how I know Trump watches me on CNN

The President insists that he doesn't watch CNN, but somehow he has a lot to say about Don Lemon.

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How Fox News covered Ailes' death on air

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Bodies of 25 illegal miners recovered from abandoned South African gold shaft

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Police recovered 25 bodies, believed to be those of illegal miners, from a disused Harmony Gold mine shaft, near an area where 76 illegal miners died in 2009 in what was one of South Africa's worst mining disasters.

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Here's how papers in 10 states covered the Comey memo

The news that then-FBI Director James Comey had penned a memo in mid-February in which he documented a meeting where President Donald Trump asked him to end the investigation into former national security adviser Michael Flynn's ties to Russia was a blockbuster inside the Beltway.

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Ancient Burial Chamber Uncovered in Egypt, With 17 Mummies ... So Far

The remains, which are thought to be more than 1,500 years old, were discovered at a funerary site being excavated by students from Cairo University.

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Anti-Gay Attacks Not Covered by West Virginia Hate Crime Law, Court Rules

The state’s Supreme Court of Appeals ruled that a law including provisions on sex discrimination does not protect against attacks committed on the basis of sexual orientation.

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Thailand's new king watches as sacred oxen predict good harvest

BANGKOK (Reuters) - Thailand's new King Maha Vajiralongkorn attended an annual plowing ceremony on Friday where sacred oxen predicted a bountiful harvest, auguring well for the world's second largest rice exporter's hopes of selling more this year.

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Newly discovered dinosaur gets 'Ghostbusters' treatment

When you find a dinosaur resembling a "Ghostbusters" monster, who you gonna call?

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Johnson recovered from Augusta fall, tempers expectations

WILMINGTON, North Carolina (Reuters) - Dustin Johnson said on Wednesday he has recovered from the back injury that ruled him out of the last month's U.S. Masters but is not sure what to expect in his competitive return at this week's Wells Fargo Championship.

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Putin says Russia's relations with Turkey have fully recovered

SOCHI, Russia (Reuters) - President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday that Russia's relationship with Turkey had fully recovered after what he called a crisis caused by Ankara's shooting down of a Russian warplane near the Syrian border in 2015.

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Even some GOPers who vowed to dismantle Obamacare now want to keep preexisting conditions covered

As Republicans scramble to tamp down fears that their health care bill would gut protections for sick people, they're running into a chorus of opposition -- from fellow Republicans.

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Chinese snooker world watches idol Ding with high hopes

BEIJING (Reuters) - At the World Snooker College in Beijing, students train eight hours a day and the green felt tables rarely fall silent.

Renting and Leasing (Real Estate) nytimes.com

Renters: He Discovered the Secret to Living Rent-Free

John McGill came to New York from Dublin in 1982, and for much of his time in the city he has paid rent with handyman skills, woodworking and art.

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Second copy of Declaration of Independence discovered

A second parchment copy of the Declaration of Independence has been found. In England, of all places.

Paris (France) nytimes.com

Paris Tourism Has Recovered From 2015 Attacks, Officials Say

Tourism fell after assaults in January and November 2015, but statistics suggest France will maintain its status as the world’s most-visited country.

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Trump dials back economic promises. Bigly

President Trump and his top advisers are doing a major re-set of expectations for how much Trump can get done (and how fast) on the economy.

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14,000-year-old ice age village discovered

A coastal village dating back to the last ice age has been discovered by researchers in western Canada.

Fashion and Apparel nytimes.com

Women, Fashion Has You Covered

The defining sartorial style of the 2010s has begun to emerge.

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Stuffed menagerie, complete with lions, recovered from UK burglar

LONDON (Reuters) - A British burglar who stole 18 stuffed animals including lions, a giraffe and a snarling chimpanzee in a top hat and tie has received a suspended jail sentence, police said on Wednesday.

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Extra portion of SpaceX rocket recovered from launch, Musk says

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Reuters) - Elon Musk’s SpaceX on Thursday salvaged half of the $6 million nosecone of its rocket, in what the space entrepreneur deemed an important feat in the drive to recover more of its launch hardware and cut the cost of space flights.

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Mother watches as her two sons, two others gunned down in Chicago: media

(Reuters) - A mother watched on Thursday as a man approached the Chicago south side restaurant where she works and opened fire, killing her two sons and two other men in a shooting that police described as gang-related retaliation, media reported.

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Drug trafficker's luxury prison pad discovered

Brazilian drug trafficker Jarvis Chimenes Pavao has been living the high life behind bars. His in-cell luxuries include a treadmill, big-screen TV, DVDs and plush furniture.

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REFILE-With new phone due, Samsung dials down on safety message

* Co. opting not to remind buyers about Note 7 issue - brand expert

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RPT-With new phone due, Samsung dials down on safety message

* Co. opting not to remind buyers about Note 7 issue - brand expert

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With new phone due, Samsung dials down on safety message

SEOUL (Reuters) - After the damaging recall of its fire-prone Note 7 smartphone, you could be forgiven for thinking Samsung Electronics Co Ltd would make a song and dance about battery safety in its new flagship phones, due to be launched in the United States on Wednesday.

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BRIEF-Ligand announces licensing partner Janssen has filed an IND for an antibody discovered using the OmniAB Technology

* Ligand announces licensing partner janssen has filed an IND for an antibody discovered using the OmniAB Technology

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Human remains found on board recovered ferry

The bones and belongings of victims of the Sewol ferry disaster have been found on board the vessel, almost a week after it was lifted from the water off the coast of South Korea.

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The greatest watches on film

Long before product placement became commonplace, cars, watches, pens, cameras, soft drinks and other identifiable items were chosen as props per their suitability for the role.

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The A to Z of luxury watches

This year Baselworld celebrates its centenary.

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Patriots star's missing Super Bowl jersey recovered in Mexico

BOSTON (Reuters) - The football jersey that New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady wore in last month's Super Bowl victory in Houston, Texas, which disappeared hours after the stunning come-from-behind win, has been found in Mexico, the National Football League and police said Monday.

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Tom Brady's stolen Super Bowl jerseys have been recovered

Tom Brady's missing jerseys from Super Bowl LI and XLIX have been found, the NFL said Monday.

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Rare emeralds discovered in 400-year-old shipwreck set to fetch millions

Cleopatra wore them. Elizabeth Taylor loved them. Egyptians believed they could bring eternal life.

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Three mass graves discovered in central Congo: U.N.

KINSHASA (Reuters) - Three mass graves have been discovered in central Democratic Republic of Congo, where hundreds have been killed since July in clashes between security forces and a local militia, the top U.N. rights official said on Wednesday.

Fashion and Apparel nytimes.com

Red Carpet Watch: The Irresistible Style of Emma Stone

The actress, nominated for an Oscar for her starring role in “La La Land,” keeps it fun and fresh.

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How 'the most honest morning show' covered Trump's conference

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U.S. detains Mexican immigrant in Seattle covered by Obama program

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - U.S. immigration authorities have detained a 23-year-old Mexican man who was brought to the United States illegally as a child but later given a work permit during the Obama administration, according to a lawsuit challenging the detention in Seattle federal court.

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Exclusive: U.S. arrests Mexican immigrant in Seattle covered by Obama program

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - U.S. authorities have arrested an immigrant from Mexico who was brought to the United States illegally as a child and later given a work permit during the Obama administration in what could be the first detention of its kind under President Donald Trump.

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Angola's second-largest diamond discovered by Australian firm

LUANDA (Reuters) - A 227-carat diamond, the second-largest ever found in Angola, has been discovered at the Lulo Diamond Project mine east of the capital Luanda, Australian miner Lucapa Diamond said...

Oliver, John nytimes.com

John Oliver Hatches a Plan to Reach Trump Where He Watches

HBO’s “Last Week Tonight” served up its first show since the presidential inauguration on Sunday night, and the finish was a doozy.

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France watches skies for Russian wargames, domestic drone threat

LYON-MONT VERDUN AIRBASE, France (Reuters) - From close-up encounters with Russian warplanes to the threat of attacks from lightweight drones, France's air force is on alert on two fronts as it confronts a return to Cold War shadow-boxing and heightened domestic security concerns.

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The first time I discovered I was white

Dancin' and singin' and movin' to the groovin' And just when it hit me somebody turned around and shouted Play that funky music white boy Play that funky music right Play that funky music white boy -- Wild Cherry, "Play That Funky Music"

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New Dead Sea Scrolls discovered in cave

Archaeologists found new Dead Sea Scrolls inside a cave. They also found pottery shards, broken scroll storage jars and neolithic flint tools and arrowheads. They think the new cave was looted around the 1950s.

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New Dead Sea Scrolls discovered in nearby cave

Excavations on the storied Judean cliffside revealed a new Dead Sea Scrolls cave, full of scroll storage jars and other antiquities, the first such discovery in over 60 years.

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Family watches landslide destroy home

A family in San Rafael, California, watched and recorded as a landslide destroyed their home.

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Our Articles on the Terror Attacks the White House Says Weren’t Covered

Here is the Trump administration’s list of what it calls underreported terrorist attacks. The Times covered most of the attacks cited, many with multiple articles.

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Cooper: I know we covered attacks, I was there

After the White House released a list of 78 terror attacks the Trump administration claims the media undercovered, CNN's Anderson Cooper details some of the many events he's covered live from the scene.

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BRIEF-Worldpay share placing books are covered: bookmaker

* Bookmaker says Worldpay share placing books are covered Further company coverage: (Bengaluru Newsroom: +91 806 749 1136)

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UPDATE 1-Russian economy may have recovered at year end

MOSCOW, Feb 1 (Reuters) - The Russian economy, battered by weak energy prices and international sanctions, contracted by only 0.2 percent last year, official data showed on Wednesday, significantly...

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BRIEF-Bookrunner says transaction covered in Lonza Group placing

* Lonza Group AG: bookrunner says transaction covered in accelerated bookbuild Further company coverage: (Bengaluru Newsroom)

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Fitch: Bank of Montreal's Structured Covered Bonds Fully Repaid

(The following statement was released by the rating agency) NEW YORK, January 30 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings will no longer provide analytical coverage for Bank of Montreal's Structured Covered Bond Programme following the maturity of the last outstanding covered bond series CBL5 USD2 billion on Jan. 30, 2017. All covered bonds from this programme have been fully redeemed and none are expected to be issued in the future. The structured programme has been in wind-down following legislation enacted

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UPDATE 1-Missing Pakistani activist Salman Haider recovered: family

ISLAMABAD, Jan 28 (Reuters) - Pakistani poet and activist Salman Haider who went missing from the capital Islamabad earlier this month, just days after four other human rights campaigners disappeared, has been found, his family said on Saturday.

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Missing Pakistani activist Salman Haider 'recovered' in capital

ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Pakistani poet and activist Salman Haider who went missing from the capital Islamabad earlier this month, just days after four other human rights campaigners disappeared, has been found, local media reported on Saturday.

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Missing Pakistani activist Salman Haider "recovered" in capital

ISLAMABAD, Jan 28 (Reuters) - Pakistani poet and activist Salman Haider who went missing from the capital Islamabad earlier this month, just days after four other human rights campaigners disappeared, has been found, local media reported on Saturday.

Television nytimes.com

‘Mad About Mary’: How The Times Covered Mary Tyler Moore

Although early coverage of “The Mary Tyler Moore Show” was dismissive, within a few years, The New York Times had reconsidered its stance.

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Brazil's external deficit shrinks in 2016, covered by FDI

BRASILIA, Jan 24 (Reuters) - Brazil's central bank recorded a current account deficit of $23.507 billion in 2016, shrinking from the previous year and covered entirely by the $78.9 billion in...

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Remains of wolf-like ancient otter discovered in China

The modern day otter might not be the most fearsome creature to stalk the Earth, but the discovery of a species that lived 6.6 million years ago in southwestern China suggests its ancestor cut a much more intimidating figure.

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Fitch Rates DBS Series 3 EUR750m Mortgage Covered Bonds 'AAA'

(The following statement was released by the rating agency) SEOUL/SYDNEY, January 23 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has assigned DBS Bank Ltd.'s (AA-/Stable/F1+) Series 3 EUR750m mortgage covered bonds a rating of 'AAA'; the Outlook is Stable. The fixed-rate bond is due January 2024, and has a 12-month extension period. This issuance brings the total outstanding covered bonds on issue out of DBS's covered bonds programme to the equivalent of SGD3.25bn. KEY RATING DRIVERS The programme's rating is bas

Books and Literature nytimes.com

A Rediscovered Mark Twain Fairy Tale Is Coming Soon

A fanciful bedtime story that he told his daughters will finally be finished and released, more than a century after he wrote it.

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Mississippi town watches its president leave and Trump rise

"I'll never forget it," Clemie Burks said when asked to describe how she felt when Sen. Barack Obama took the oath of office on a frigid day in Washington.

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Fitch Rates CBA's GBP350m Covered Bonds 'AAA'; Outlook Stable

(The following statement was released by the rating agency) SYDNEY, January 18 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has assigned Commonwealth Bank of Australia's (CBA, AA-/Stable/F1+) Series 61 GBP350m mortgage covered bonds ratings of 'AAA'. The Outlook is Stable. This brings the total outstanding issuance of covered bonds to AUD27.8bn. Series 61 is a fixed-rate bond due in December 2021 and benefits from a 12-month extendable maturity. KEY RATING DRIVERS The rating is based on CBA's Long-Term Issuer Def

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BRIEF-Price wants to have more people covered by health insurance

* Trump's nominee Price says health savings accounts for insurance and catastrophic high deductible coverage should be allowed

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Operations at Venezuela oil terminal 'recovered' after oil spill - PDVSA

CARACAS, Jan 18 (Reuters) - Shipping operations at one of three docks of Venezuela's main crude exporting port have "recovered" after a "minor" oil spill occurred over the weekend, state oil company PDVSA said on Wednesday, without saying how big the spill was.

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CORRECTED-UnitedHealth CEO sees path to keep insurance for newly covered

NEW YORK, Jan 17 (Reuters) - UnitedHealth Group Inc Chief Executive Stephen Hemsley said on Tuesday that he believes state-based healthcare markets can continue to cover people who gained individual insurance under the Affordable Care Act, often called Obamacare.

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UnitedHealth CEO sees path to keep insurance for newly covered

NEW YORK, Jan 17 (Reuters) - UnitedHealth Group Inc Chief Executive Stephen Hemsley said on Tuesday that he believes state-based healthcare markets can continue to cover people who gained individual insurance under the Affordable Care Act, often called Obamacare.

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BRIEF-DBS Group updates on issuance of covered bonds

* Issue of Eur750 mln fixed rate covered bonds by DBS Bank Ltd

Snow and Snowstorms nytimes.com

Istanbul Covered in Snow

A strong blizzard brought the heaviest snowfall since 2009 to the Turkish city of Istanbul in the last week.

cyclicalConsumerGoodsSector reuters.com

White House says intelligence report covered more than cyber attacks

WASHINGTON, Jan 11 (Reuters) - White House spokesman Josh Earnest on Wednesday would not comment on whether a U.S. intelligence report referred to unsubstantiated allegations that Russia had compromising information on President-elect Donald Trump.

Paleontology nytimes.com

Trilobites: Tomatillo Fossils, 52 Million Years Old, Are Discovered in Patagonia

The discovery suggests that the nightshade family of plants, which includes tomatoes, potatoes and peppers, has been around much longer than was previously thought.

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Lake Erie plane crash: Voice recorder, remains recovered

Divers recovered the cockpit voice recorder, pieces of debris and possible human remains from an airplane that went missing over Lake Erie on Dec. 29, Cleveland city officials said Friday.

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Alibaba, in new tack, sues two vendors who it says sold fake watches

HONG KONG (Reuters) - China's Alibaba Group Holding Ltd has sued two vendors it says sold fake Swarovski watches on its Taobao e-commerce platform, its first legal action against counterfeiters amid persistent allegations that fake goods are widely available on its sites.

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Couple watches live on phone as thieves break into home

What's worse than having your home burglarized? Helplessly watching it happen live on your phone.

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BRIEF-TBC Bank Group says unit recovered previously written off provision expense

* Amount will be accounted for in q4 2016 consolidated profit and loss statement

Paleontology nytimes.com

Trilobites: Newly Discovered Prehistoric Bird Lived Near a Balmy North Pole

The duck-size creature lived in what is now the Canadian Arctic during a time period when a strong greenhouse effect was occurring.

financialsSector reuters.com

Fitch Affirms KB's Mortgage Covered Bonds at 'AAA'; Outlook Stable

(The following statement was released by the rating agency) SEOUL/SYDNEY, December 16 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has affirmed the rating of South-Korea based Kookmin Bank's (KB, A/Stable/F1) mortgage covered bond programme at 'AAA'. The Outlook is Stable. The programme has KRW1.17trn mortgage covered bonds outstanding. The affirmation follows the implementation of the updated Covered Bonds Rating Criteria published on 26 October 2016. KEY RATING DRIVERS The programme's rating is based on KB's Lon

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Yahoo says one billion accounts exposed in newly discovered security breach

(Reuters) - Yahoo Inc warned it had uncovered yet another massive cyber attack, saying data from more than 1 billion user accounts was compromised in August 2013, making it the largest breach in history.

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UPDATE 2-Yahoo says 1 bln accounts exposed in newly discovered security breach

Dec 14 (Reuters) - Yahoo Inc warned it had uncovered yet another massive cyber attack, saying data from more than 1 billion user accounts was compromised in August 2013, making it the largest breach in history.

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Myanmar reporter who covered logging industry found beaten to death

YANGON, Dec 13 (Reuters) - A newsman reporting on sensitive topics such as illegal logging and crime in Myanmar's rugged northwest border region was found beaten to death on Tuesday, police said, the fifth killing of a journalist since 1999.

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Oldest smallpox DNA discovered in 17th century child mummy

The oldest known sample of the smallpox-causing variola virus has been found within the DNA of a 17th century child mummy. The mummy was found in a crypt beneath a Lithuanian church, according to a new study in the journal Current Biology. The finding shortens the timeline for how long smallpox may have afflicted humans.

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Dinosaur tail discovered trapped in amber

The tail of a 99-million year old dinosaur has been found entombed in amber, an unprecedented discovery that has blown away scientists.

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Fitch Rates NAB's Series 28 USD1bn Covered Bonds 'AAA'/Stable

(The following statement was released by the rating agency) SYDNEY, December 07 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has assigned National Australia Bank Limited's (NAB, AA-/Stable/F1+) Series 28 USD1bn mortgage covered bonds a rating of 'AAA'. The Outlook is Stable. This brings the total outstanding issuance to AUD22.4bn. The fixed-rate bond is due in December 2021 and benefits from a 12-month extendable maturity. KEY RATING DRIVERS The rating is based on NAB's Long-Term Issuer Default Rating (IDR) of 'AA

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Fitch Affirm National Bank of Canada's Covered Bonds at 'AAA'; Outlook Stable

(The following statement was released by the rating agency) NEW YORK, December 05 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has affirmed National Bank of Canada's (NBC; 'A+'/Outlook Stable/'F1') CAD6.6 billion equivalent legislative mortgage covered bonds at 'AAA' with a Stable Outlook following a review of the programme applying Fitch's updated Covered Bonds Rating Criteria published on Oct. 26, 2016. KEY RATING DRIVERS The 'AAA' rating of the covered bonds is based on NBC's Long-Term Issuer Default Rating (

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BRIEF-UnitedHealth: Sarepta's drug Exondys 51 to be covered for DMD patients

* UnitedHealth: Sarepta's drug Exondys 51 to be covered for Duchenne muscular dytrophy patients after confirmed diagnosis, submission of medical records

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Heroin addict watches himself hit rock bottom

A Facebook Live of Ron and Carla Hiers passed out on a Memphis sidewalk went viral. We watch the video with Ron as he gets ready to leave rehab.

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Fitch Upgrades 4 Portuguese OH Programmes on New Covered Bonds Criteria

(The following statement was released by the rating agency) Link to Fitch Ratings' Report: Portugal Covered Bond Programmes - Rating Action Report https://www.fitchratings.com/site/re/891343 MILAN/LONDON, November 30 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has upgraded four Portuguese mortgage covered bonds (Obrigacoes Hipotecarias, OH) programmes and removed them from Rating Watch Positive (RWP). The rating actions conclude the implementation of the agency's revised Covered Bonds Rating Criteria published on

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Black boxes recovered from deadly crash

Investigators have recovered the flight data recorders from the wreckage of a downed plane carrying members of a beloved Brazilian soccer team. CNN's Rene Marsh reports.

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ISIS plots discovered

A British general says the details of several terror plots against Europe were revealed in a seized cache of ISIS documents. CNN's Brian Todd reports

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Rare pit cave cluster discovered in China

Forty-nine pit caves were discovered in China. According to CCTV, there are about 130 pit caves identified in the world and more than 90 of them are located in China.

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Fitch: Stronger Framework Would Help China Covered Bonds Develop

(The following statement was released by the rating agency) SYDNEY, November 24 (Fitch) Covered bond issuance could expand funding options for banks in China, but Fitch Ratings believes the country still lacks specific regulation that would help covered bonds out of China appeal to a wider pool of investors. Strong mechanisms for asset segregation, protection against foreign-exchange risks for cross-border issuance and granular cover pools would strengthen the framework and support the dev