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Accountant of ex-Trump aide Manafort testifies she helped falsify…

Accountant of ex-Trump aide Manafort testifies she helped falsify…

Published 04/08/2018

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (Reuters) - An accountant for U.S. President Donald Trump’s one-time campaign chairman Paul Manafort admitted in trial testimony on Friday that she helped [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…]

Manafort accountant tells court tax treatment of loan was wrong

Manafort accountant tells court tax treatment of loan was wrong

Published 03/08/2018

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (Reuters) - An accountant for U.S. President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman Paul Manafort testified on Friday that she knew an accounting treatment [more…]

Wall Street eyes more gains from Apple, its $1 trillion stock

Wall Street eyes more gains from Apple, its $1 trillion stock

Published 03/08/2018

(Reuters) - Shares in Apple Inc (AAPL.O) edged higher on Friday but stayed close to the $1 trillion valuation milestone the iPhone maker reached a [more…]

WHO warns of new Yemen cholera surge, asks for ceasefire to vaccinate

WHO warns of new Yemen cholera surge, asks for ceasefire to vaccinate

Published 03/08/2018

GENEVA (Reuters) - Yemen may be on the brink of a new cholera epidemic, with a heightened death rate due to widespread malnutrition, and the [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…]

Congo Ebola outbreak poses high regional risk, says WHO

Congo Ebola outbreak poses high regional risk, says WHO

Published 03/08/2018

GENEVA/GOMA, Democratic Republic of Congo (Reuters) - An Ebola outbreak in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo is likely spread over tens of kilometres and poses [more…]

Top DJs spin tales of their first jobs

Top DJs spin tales of their first jobs

Published 03/08/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The world’s top DJs are basically demigods of the turntable, packing arenas and wowing electronic dance music (EDM) fans everywhere around [more…]

Paris painters threaten to fold up easels over creeping cafes

Paris painters threaten to fold up easels over creeping cafes

Published 03/08/2018

PARIS (Reuters) - For decades the artists of Montmartre have dazzled sightseers with their rapidly delivered portraits, paintings of Parisian scenes and cartoonish caricatures. But [more…]

Investors pull money from U.S. large-cap stocks as tech retains…

Investors pull money from U.S. large-cap stocks as tech retains…

Published 03/08/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - A selloff in big U.S. tech shares wasn’t enough to pull money away from the sector, Bank of America Merrill Lynch strategists [more…]