Israel threatens Iran with ‘own Vietnam in Syria,’ refuses to rule out pre-emptive strike

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Ramping up his war-mongering rhetoric, Israel’s defense chief has said Syria can become Iran’s ‘Vietnam’ and vowed to prevent Tehran from gaining a foothold there. It comes after Tel Aviv threatened Iran with a pre-emptive strike. Israel, which is... Read More

People injured and ‘unaccounted for’ as NZ’s most active volcano erupts on White Island (PHOTOS, VIDEOS)

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A volcano has erupted in New Zealand off the coast of the Bay of Plenty, sending plumes of smoke...

NZ’s most active volcano erupts on White Island, rescue operation underway amid reports of injuries (PHOTOS, VIDEOS)

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A volcano has erupted in New Zealand off the coast of the Bay of Plenty, sending plumes of smoke...

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Tech

General Election 2019: Has your local Facebook group been hijacked by politics?

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As the election draws closer, Facebook groups originally intended for gentle chat about hedgehogs and wheelie bins are being... Read More

Global financial watchdogs take aim at Big Tech’s data dominance

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LONDON (Reuters) – Google, Alibaba and other “Big Tech” companies could be forced to share data on financial services... Read More

Sweden’s Ericsson to pay over $1bn to settle US corruption probe

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Sweden’s telecoms giant Ericsson has agreed to pay more than $1bn (£760m) to resolve allegations of bribery, the US... Read More

Amazon CEO says wants to work more with Pentagon

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FILE PHOTO: Jeff Bezos, founder of Amazon and Blue Origin speaks during the JFK Space Summit, celebrating the 50th... Read More

Markets

Japan shares rise on robust U.S. data, China worries cap gains

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TOKYO, Dec 9 (Reuters) – Japanese shares rose on Monday following robust U.S. jobs data, although gains were limited... Read More

Morning News Call – India, December 9

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GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares buoyed by Wall St rally, but China worry caps gains

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SYDNEY (Reuters) – Asian stocks edged up on Monday, catching some of Wall Street’s momentum after surprisingly strong U.S.... Read More

Capital One is a banking-peer bargain, even with recent gains-Barron’s

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FILE PHOTO: People walk past a Capital One banking center in New York’s financial district January 17, 2013. REUTERS/Brendan... Read More

Asian shares buoyed by Wall St rally, but China worry caps gains

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SYDNEY (Reuters) – Asian stocks edged up on Monday, catching some of Wall Street’s momentum after surprisingly strong U.S. jobs data although regional gains were capped by concerns about China’s economic slowdown due to the prolonged Sino-U.S. trade war.... Read More

House Democrats, USTR nearing deal to pass modified USMCA agreement: WSJ

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FILE PHOTO: U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer testifies before a Senate Finance Committee hearing on “The President’s 2019 Trade...

Jobs of the future are clustering in a handful of U.S. cities, study finds

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A new analysis of where “innovation” jobs are being created in the United States paints a...

Lifestyle

Caroll Spinney: Sesame Street’s Big Bird puppeteer dies

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US puppeteer Caroll Spinney, famous for playing Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch on children’s TV show Sesame Street,... Read More

Jacqueline Jossa wins I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here!

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Former EastEnders star Jacqueline Jossa has won I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here! after spending three weeks... Read More

Queen Elizabeth has ‘no plans’ to retire

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Don’t expect to see Queen Elizabeth step down anytime soon. Lately, rumors have been circulating that the Queen, 93, would... Read More

‘Aladdin’ spinoff receives backlash after star Mena Massoud says he can’t find work

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A spinoff of the popular live-action “Aladdin” is drawing criticism from fans. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the Disney+ series... Read More

Health

Congo authorities say Ebola survivor falls ill a second time

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GISENYI, Rwanda (Reuters) – An Ebola survivor has fallen ill with the disease for a second time in eastern... Read More

Health experts warn of emerging threat of Nipah virus

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LONDON (Reuters) – A deadly virus called Nipah carried by bats has already caused human outbreaks across South and... Read More

Decorated with butterflies, infant-sized coffins sent to measles-ravaged Samoa

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SYDNEY (Reuters) – Volunteers in the New Zealand city of Rotorua are preparing two dozen white-lined coffins to be... Read More

Mental health: North Wales A&E support scheme extended

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A “life-changing” mental health service at three hospitals in north Wales is to be expanded to GP surgeries. More... Read More