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Russia: Putin vows not to budge despite extension of EU sanctions

5 hours ago   |   Al Jazeera

President speaks on EU sanctions and a range of other internal and external matters during annual call-in show.
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GSK offers concessions to address EU concerns over Pfizer deal

14 hours ago   |   Reuters

GlaxoSmithKline has offered concessions to address EU antitrust concerns over its planned joint venture with Pfizer's consumer health business, the European Commission said on...
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U.K. Maverick Rory Stewart Knocked Out of Race for Party Leader

18 hours ago   |   NY Times

Rory Stewart's insurgent campaign had been a growing threat to the favorite, Boris Johnson, by shaking up the contest until lawmakers eliminated him.
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Corbyn says any new Brexit deal should require a new vote, hinting at Labour ‘remain' swing

Corbyn says any new Brexit deal should require a new vote, hinting at Labour ‘remain' swing

1 day ago   |   RT   |   2 articles

Although Jeremy Corbyn has historically been skeptical of the EU, he is now backing calls for a second referendum on Brexit, with some in his party pushing the idea that a new...
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Trump administration dodges questions on calls for a UN probe of tanker attacks as it struggles to convince allies of Iran's guilt

Trump administration dodges questions on calls for a UN probe of tanker attacks as it struggles to convince allies of Iran's guilt

1 day ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

The Trump administration has been dodging inquiries into whether it would support an independent inquiry into the recent oil tanker attacks in the Gulf of Oman. The UN chief...
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Adidas three-stripe trademark ruled invalid by EU court

1 day ago   |   Reuters

The European Union's second highest court ruled on Wednesday that Adidas's three-stripe branding was invalid as a trademark as it lacked a distinctive character. Pascale Davies...
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Pitfalls in the Use of Foreign Direct Investment Statistics

1 day ago   |   The World Economy

Abstract Foreign direct investment statistics are widely used to study the impact of international capital movements and multinational enterprise activities. FDI‐intensity is...
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Scaling back nuclear deal commitments was ‘minimal response' after US left it - Iran

Scaling back nuclear deal commitments was ‘minimal response' after US left it - Iran

1 day ago   |   RT

The boosting of uranium production by Iran was the least that could be done in response to the US leaving the Iran nuclear deal, and the 60-day deadline for EU to negotiate the...
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New German justice minister as outgoing moves to EU politics

1 day ago   |   ABC News

Chancellor Angela Merkel's government has appointed a new justice minister, to succeed Katarina Barley who is moving on to serve in European Parliament
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Adidas loses EU bid to extend three-stripe trademark

1 day ago   |   Reuters

Adidas has failed in an attempt to broaden trademark protection for its three-stripes symbol in the European Union as rivals seek to muscle into the market for striped shoes...
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Boston animal hospital finds 19 baby pacifiers in dog's stomach

Boston animal hospital finds 19 baby pacifiers in dog's stomach

Where does a bulldog find all these baby pacifiers? The vets treating the pooch from Wellesley have a theory. Read more ...

Granger Smith shares details of son's drowning in emotional video

Granger Smith shares details of son's drowning in emotional video

Granger Smith and his wife shared an emotional video as they opened up about the recent drowning death of their 3-year-old son, River. Read more ...

Roy Moore announces he'll run for US Senate again in 2020

Roy Moore announces he'll run for US Senate again in 2020

Alabama Republican Roy Moore says he is running for U.S. Senate again in 2020 after failing to win the seat two years ago amid sexual misconduct accusations. Read more ...

Rare wave-like clouds roll over Virginia in breathtaking viral picture

Rare wave-like clouds roll over Virginia in breathtaking viral picture

These clouds rarely form on windy and unstable days, but when conditions are just right, the natural phenomenon occurs. Read more ...

Beyoncé, Donald Glover sing 'Can You Feel the Love Tonight' in new 'Lion...

Beyoncé, Donald Glover sing 'Can You Feel the Love Tonight' in new 'Lion King' teaser

We're not lion, this is pretty fantastic! Read more ...

Lion kills beloved peacock that flew into its zoo enclosure

Lion kills beloved peacock that flew into its zoo enclosure

Utica Zoo officials say the white peacock named Merlin was captured by a lion Wednesday morning after being unable to fly back out of the exhibit. Read more ...

Apple recalls older MacBook Pros, citing concerns over battery

Apple recalls older MacBook Pros, citing concerns over battery

Apple announces a voluntary recall of some of its older models of the 15-inch MacBook Pro. Read more ...

'Jeopardy!' champion James Holzhauer donates to cancer walk in Alex Trebek's...

'Jeopardy!' champion James Holzhauer donates to cancer walk in Alex Trebek's name

The popular "Jeopardy!" host publicly announced the diagnosis of his stage 4 pancreatic cancer in March. He's since said he's in near-remission . Read more ...

Iran shoots down US spy drone amid tensions

Iran shoots down US spy drone amid tensions

The commander of Iran's Revolutionary Guard says the shooting down of a U.S. drone has sent “a clear message” to America. Read more ...

'Avengers: Endgame' getting re-release in bid to dethrone 'Avatar' as...

'Avengers: Endgame' getting re-release in bid to dethrone 'Avatar' as highest grossing film

"Endgame" is the second-highest grossing film of all time, with $2.743 billion in box office sales. That's about $44 million behind the sci-fi epic "Avatar." Read more ...