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Democrat Bloomberg vows to narrow wealth gap for black Americans

Democrat Bloomberg vows to narrow wealth gap for black Americans

Published 19/01/2020

(Reuters) - Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg on Sunday pledged to narrow the wealth gap between black and white Americans by boosting black ownership of [more…]

Tesla moves a step closer to opening first European factory with German property deal

Tesla moves a step closer to opening first European factory with German property deal

Published 19/01/2020

BERLIN (Reuters) - U.S. electric car pioneer Tesla (TSLA.O) has agreed to buy a property on the outskirts of Berlin, bringing it a step closer [more…]

Box Office: ‘Bad Boys for Life’ Towers Over ‘Dolittle,’ ‘1917’

Box Office: ‘Bad Boys for Life’ Towers Over ‘Dolittle,’ ‘1917’

Published 19/01/2020

LOS ANGELES, (Variety.com) - Universal’s “Dolittle” and “1917” found out what “Bad Boys” will do when they come for you at the box office. Sony’s [more…]

Late actor Paul Walker’s vehicles garner $2.33 million at Arizona auction

Late actor Paul Walker’s vehicles garner $2.33 million at Arizona auction

Published 19/01/2020

PHOENIX (Reuters) - Twenty-one vehicles owned by the late actor Paul Walker, who starred in the popular “Fast and Furious” movie franchise, sold for a [more…]

Kim Kardashian shrugs off critics, reveals law school progress

Kim Kardashian shrugs off critics, reveals law school progress

Published 19/01/2020

PASADENA, Calif. (Reuters) - Reality TV star Kim Kardashian West said on Saturday she had successfully completed her first year of law studies while preparing [more…]

Supreme Court to hear Trump appeal in Obamacare contraception fight

Supreme Court to hear Trump appeal in Obamacare contraception fight

Published 18/01/2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday took up an appeal by President Donald Trump’s administration seeking to enforce new federal rules allowing [more…]

‘Dancing dragon’ shows feathers grew differently on dinosaurs and birds

‘Dancing dragon’ shows feathers grew differently on dinosaurs and birds

Published 18/01/2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - An exquisite fossil of a fierce little Chinese dinosaur dubbed the “dancing dragon” that lived 120 million years ago - an older [more…]

Lawyers for Huawei CFO call Canada prosecutor’s arguments ‘circular’

Lawyers for Huawei CFO call Canada prosecutor’s arguments ‘circular’

Published 17/01/2020

VANCOUVER/TORONTO (Reuters) - Extraditing Huawei Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou to the United States based on American sanctions against Iran would set a dangerous precedent [more…]

Deep-sea microbe sheds light on primordial evolutionary milestone

Deep-sea microbe sheds light on primordial evolutionary milestone

Published 15/01/2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A microorganism scooped up in deep-sea mud off Japan’s coast has helped scientists unlock the mystery of one of the watershed evolutionary [more…]

Oldest stuff on Earth found inside meteorite that hit Australia

Oldest stuff on Earth found inside meteorite that hit Australia

Published 13/01/2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A meteorite that crashed into rural southeastern Australia in a fireball in 1969 contained the oldest material ever found on Earth, stardust [more…]