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North Korea says demonstrating good faith, urges U.S. to drop…

North Korea says demonstrating good faith, urges U.S. to drop…

Published 06/08/2018

SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korean state media called on Monday for the United States to drop sanctions, saying Pyongyang had demonstrated good faith by ending [more…]

Saudi Arabia freezes new trade with Canada for urging activists’…

Saudi Arabia freezes new trade with Canada for urging activists’…

Published 06/08/2018

CAIRO/OTTAWA (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia will suspend new trade and investment with Canada after that country’s foreign ministry urged Riyadh to release arrested civil rights [more…]

NASA names astronauts for first manned U.S. space launches since 2011

NASA names astronauts for first manned U.S. space launches since 2011

Published 03/08/2018

(Reuters) - NASA on Friday named nine astronauts for the first manned space launches from U.S. soil since the space shuttle program ended in 2011. [more…]

Bezos throws cash, engineers at rocket program as space race…

Bezos throws cash, engineers at rocket program as space race…

Published 03/08/2018

SEATTLE (Reuters) - Amazon.com founder Jeff Bezos is racing to pull his private space company out of start-up mode and move into production amid signals [more…]

New MH370 probe shows controls manipulated, but mystery remains…

New MH370 probe shows controls manipulated, but mystery remains…

Published 30/07/2018

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Investigators released a report on missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 on Monday, saying the Boeing 777’s controls were likely deliberately manipulated [more…]

Israel launches U.S.-backed missile shield on Syria frontier,…

Israel launches U.S.-backed missile shield on Syria frontier,…

Published 23/07/2018

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel launched its newest air defense system on Monday on the Syrian frontier, where Damascus’s Russian-backed forces have been routing rebels, as [more…]

Rival warplane projects underline Europe’s divisions

Rival warplane projects underline Europe’s divisions

Published 23/07/2018

FARNBOROUGH, England (Reuters) - Britain’s showy launch of a new fighter jet project at this week’s Farnborough Airshow has laid bare political tensions that are [more…]

France’s Atos boosts U.S. presence with Syntel acquisition

France’s Atos boosts U.S. presence with Syntel acquisition

Published 23/07/2018

(Reuters) - French IT services company Atos (ATOS.PA) is boosting its North American operations with a $3.4 billion cash deal to buy Michigan-based IT services [more…]

NASA prepares to fly probe into Sun’s scorching atmosphere

NASA prepares to fly probe into Sun’s scorching atmosphere

Published 20/07/2018

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla (Reuters) - NASA is preparing to send a probe closer to the Sun than any other spacecraft has ventured, enduring wicked heat [more…]

NASA commercial crew program for space station faces delays, report…

NASA commercial crew program for space station faces delays, report…

Published 16/07/2018

(This July 11 story in the final paragraph corrects the time period of launches, how far in advance seats are booked on Soyuz spacecraft and [more…]