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Ancient toothless whale was forerunner of modern cetacean giants

Ancient toothless whale was forerunner of modern cetacean giants

Published 29/11/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A prehistoric 15-foot-long (4.5 meters) whale that sucked prey into its mouth represents a key missing puzzle piece concerning the evolution of [more…]

Column: Future U.S. seniors to face housing crunch as wealth declines

Column: Future U.S. seniors to face housing crunch as wealth declines

Published 29/11/2018

CHICAGO (Reuters) - American homes are showing their age - not the houses, but the people living in them. In 2016, about 55 percent of [more…]

Renoir stolen from Vienna auction house, three suspects sought

Renoir stolen from Vienna auction house, three suspects sought

Published 28/11/2018

VIENNA (Reuters) - Austrian police are searching for three suspects after a painting by Pierre Auguste Renoir valued at up to 160,000 euros ($180,600) was [more…]

Medicine or vice? Socially screened funds struggle to define…

Medicine or vice? Socially screened funds struggle to define…

Published 27/11/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Is marijuana a medicine or a vice? The $8 trillion U.S. socially responsible investment industry is grappling with that question as [more…]

Greece’s Varoufakis to run in European election – in Germany

Greece’s Varoufakis to run in European election – in Germany

Published 27/11/2018

BERLIN (Reuters) - Former Greek finance minister Yanis Varoufakis, who was outspoken in his criticism of the austerity policies championed by Berlin at the height [more…]

In Beirut play, audience relives stories of rape survivors

In Beirut play, audience relives stories of rape survivors

Published 25/11/2018

BEIRUT (Reuters) - As a child, Riham would wake up at night to her half-brother molesting her. Now she is one of seven women recounting [more…]

Michael Jackson fans look to beat it down to Paris art show

Michael Jackson fans look to beat it down to Paris art show

Published 22/11/2018

PARIS (Reuters) - A portrait of Michael Jackson as King Philip II of Spain and an Andy Warhol print are among artworks on display at [more…]

Germany, France must break taboos to advance on European reforms:…

Germany, France must break taboos to advance on European reforms:…

Published 18/11/2018

BERLIN/PARIS (Reuters) - French President Emmanuel Macron called on Sunday for Germany and France to dig deeper as allies in their bid to spearhead a [more…]

Trump aide Ricardel forced out after showdown with first lady

Trump aide Ricardel forced out after showdown with first lady

Published 15/11/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Mira Ricardel, the White House deputy national security adviser, was forced out of her job on Wednesday after President Donald Trump’s wife, [more…]