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Russia tells Google not to advertise ‘illegal’ events after…

Russia tells Google not to advertise ‘illegal’ events after…

Published 11/08/2019

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia’s state communications watchdog has asked Google (GOOGL.O) to stop advertising “illegal mass events” on its YouTube video platform, it said on [more…]

Tesla electric car catches fire after hitting tow truck in Moscow

Tesla electric car catches fire after hitting tow truck in Moscow

Published 11/08/2019

MOSCOW (Reuters) - A Tesla Model 3 electric car caught fire after crashing into a parked tow truck on a Moscow motorway late on Saturday, [more…]

North Korea’s Kim oversaw Saturday’s test of ‘new weapon’: KCNA

North Korea’s Kim oversaw Saturday’s test of ‘new weapon’: KCNA

Published 10/08/2019

SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korean leader Kim Jong Un inspected Saturday’s test of a new weapon, which was developed to suit the country’s terrain, state [more…]

Kyrgios fights off back spasms to win Citi Open title

Kyrgios fights off back spasms to win Citi Open title

Published 05/08/2019

(Reuters) - Nick Kyrgios overcame early back spasms to get the better of Russia’s Daniil Medvedev in a pair of tiebreakers and win the Citi [more…]

U.S. Defense Secretary says he favors placing missiles in Asia

U.S. Defense Secretary says he favors placing missiles in Asia

Published 03/08/2019

SYDNEY (Reuters) - U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper said on Saturday that he was in favor of placing ground-launched, intermediate-range missiles in Asia relatively soon, [more…]

Iran says meeting with parties to nuclear deal ‘constructive’

Iran says meeting with parties to nuclear deal ‘constructive’

Published 29/07/2019

VIENNA (Reuters) - An emergency meeting with parties to Iran’s 2015 nuclear deal was constructive but there are unresolved issues and Tehran will continue to [more…]

Russian opposition leader Navalny in satisfactory condition: hospital

Russian opposition leader Navalny in satisfactory condition: hospital

Published 29/07/2019

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny, who was hospitalized over the weekend after suffering an acute allergic reaction, is in a satisfactory condition, [more…]

Ratcliffe tapped to replace Coats as U.S. spy chief

Ratcliffe tapped to replace Coats as U.S. spy chief

Published 29/07/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday he would nominate Representative John Ratcliffe, a Texas Republican who strongly defended him at a [more…]

Muhammad sets 400m hurdles world record, Lyles wins 200m

Muhammad sets 400m hurdles world record, Lyles wins 200m

Published 29/07/2019

DES MOINES, Iowa (Reuters) - Olympic champion Dalilah Muhammad smashed one of athletics’ oldest world records when she stormed to the women’s 400 meters hurdles [more…]

Senior Democrat Nadler: No deadline for Trump impeachment

Senior Democrat Nadler: No deadline for Trump impeachment

Published 28/07/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A senior lawmaker in the U.S. House of Representatives on Sunday rejected the notion that Democrats must decide whether to pursue the [more…]