Hidden island uncovered in Antarctica after melting glaciers reveal its shore

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An Antarctic island that was once hidden has been uncovered after glaciers receding due to high temperatures revealed its shore. Polar researchers from the Thwaites Offshore Research (THOR) project saw the island when their ship passed through the area. Thwaites... Read More

Democracy 2020 Digest: Sanders heavy on electability, light on revolution, on eve of SC primary

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COLUMBIA, S.C. – Sen. Bernie Sanders is touting his electability – and is apparently cutting back on his campaign...

Geraldo Rivera blasts ‘scumbag’ critics for ‘exacerbating’ coronavirus fear

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Geraldo Rivera slammed Democrats and members of the media for using the coronavirus outbreak to promote “fear” and hurt President...
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Tech

Lyft flags production delays for scooter, bike parts due to coronavirus

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FILE PHOTO: A Lyft Scooter is parked in Washington, U.S., March 29, 2019. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid (Reuters) – Ride hailing... Read More

U.S. moves high-level U.S. meeting on China tech, possible new Huawei curbs to March: sources

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FILE PHOTO: The U.S. flag and a smartphone with the Huawei and 5G network logo are seen on a... Read More

FCC proposes fining U.S. wireless carriers more than $200 mln over consumer location data

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Federal Communications Commission confirmed on Friday it voted to propose fining four major U.S. wireless... Read More

Amazon tells employees to defer all non-essential travel due to coronavirus

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FILE PHOTO: The logo of Amazon is seen at the company logistics centre in Boves, France, August 8, 2018.... Read More

Markets

WRAPUP 3-Cooling consumer spending, inflation put spotlight on Fed amid coronavirus

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. consumer spending slowed in January and could lose further momentum as the fast-spreading coronavirus outbreak,... Read More

U.S. Congress offices advised to set coronavirus contingency operations

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WASHINGTON, Feb 28 (Reuters) – Members of the U.S. House of Representatives on Friday were advised to establish plans... Read More

As stocks plunge on coronavirus, hedge funds can brag: ‘we’re down less!’

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – This week’s stock market plunge on coronavirus worries has given hedge fund managers a rare... Read More

UPDATE 1-Beauty company Coty hires Jimmy Choo boss Denis as CEO

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(Adds analyst comment, background details) Feb 28 (Reuters) – Coty Inc on Friday named Jimmy Choo boss Pierre Denis... Read More

Oil prices sink to lowest in over a year, biggest weekly drop since 2016

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Oil prices slumped for a sixth day in a row on Friday to their lowest in more than a year, causing futures to drop by the most in a week since 2016, as the spread... Read More

S&P 500 drops for seventh day, posts biggest weekly fall since 2008 crisis

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – The S&P 500 fell for the seventh straight day on Friday and the benchmark index...

Sanofi to pay $11.9 million to resolve U.S. drug kickback probe

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FILE PHOTO: A Sanofi sign outside the French drugmaker’s Paris headquarters, October 30, 2014. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann//File Photo BOSTON (Reuters)...

Arts

As Coronavirus Escalates, Sotheby’s Relocates Modern and Contemporary Hong Kong Sales to New York

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The Sotheby’s salesroom in New York. PETER FOLEY/EPA-EFE/SHUTTERSTOCK Amid increasingly turbulent conditions in Hong Kong around the spread of... Read More

Sotheby’s to Sell $25M Clyfford Still and Other Major Works from the Collection of Hunk and Moo Anderson

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Clyfford Still,1947-Y-No.1, 1947. Courtesy Sotheby’s. Today Sotheby’s announced that it will sell 26 works of Post-War art from the... Read More

Street Art Sees Solid Results at Artcurial’s Paris Auction

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Artcurial’s Paris Saleroom, February 24, 2020. Artcurial’s Urban and Pop Contemporary auction held in Paris on Sunday saw solid... Read More

The Surreal Illustrations of Micha Huigen

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Micha Huigen’s illustrations dissect and reassemble everyday objects into surreal machines. The artist’s work, both in personal and commissioned... Read More

Lifestyle

Walkout as Polanksi wins ‘best director’ at Césars

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Several actresses have walked out of the César awards ceremony in Paris after Roman Polanski, who was convicted of... Read More

At 97, designer Cardin is still seeking fashion’s next trendsetter

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PARIS (Reuters) – At 97, French couturier Pierre Cardin, who helped give the likes of Jean Paul Gaultier their... Read More

UK’s Prince Harry and Jon Bon Jovi recreate Abbey Road Beatles cover

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LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s Prince Harry and singer Jon Bon Jovi recreated one of the Beatles’ best-known album covers... Read More

Waiter, there’s a fly in my waffle: Belgian researchers try out insect butter

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Dr. Daylan Tzompa Sosa holds a handful of crickets at Ghent University, Belgium February 27, 2020. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir GHENT,... Read More

Health

Coronavirus: Latest patient was first to be infected in UK

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The latest patient diagnosed with the coronavirus in England is the first to catch it in the UK. It... Read More

Lebanon says schools to be closed from Feb. 29-March 8 amid coronavirus: education ministry statement

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FILE PHOTO: People wearing face masks walk outside Rafik Hariri hospital, where Lebanon’s first coronavirus case is being quarantined,... Read More

U.S. financial regulators expected to discuss coronavirus Wednesday: sources

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Top U.S. regulatory officials are expected to discuss the market and economic implications of a potential... Read More

‘Risk is very high,’ warns WHO, as coronavirus wipes $6 trillion off markets

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GENEVA/BEIJING (Reuters) – The coronavirus spread further on Friday, with cases reported for the first time in six countries... Read More