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Trump administration pauses new rule limiting abortion referrals: report

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FILE PHOTO: A Missouri state flag waves outside the Reproductive Health Services of Planned Parenthood St. Louis Region, Missouri’s sole abortion clinic, in St. Louis, Missouri, U.S. May 28, 2019. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump’s administration will pause its enforcement of a new rule barring federally funded family planning clinics from referring Read More

Morning News Call – India, July 22

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To access a PDF version of this newsletter, please click here here If you would like to receive this newsletter via email, please register at: here FACTORS TO WATCH No major events are scheduled for the day. LIVECHAT - MARKETS UPDATE Mike Dolan, Reuters EMEA markets editor, evaluated the state of European markets at 3:30 Read More

Funds managing $2 trillion urge cement makers to act on climate impact

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LONDON (Reuters) – European funds managing $2 trillion in assets called on cement companies to slash their greenhouse gas emissions on Monday, warning that a failure to do so could put their business models at risk. With the extreme weather and natural disasters associated with climate change intensifying around the world, some asset managers are Read More

Rescued turtle manages to return to the group that saved the animal nearly 2 decades ago

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It could be described as fate, luck or good timing when a woman found a small turtle crossing the street in Stone Harbor, New Jersey, and brought it to the nearby Wetlands Institute to keep it safe from the busy streets. The female turtle had been rescued by that very same institute as an egg, and the Read More

Sally Pipes: How Trump can replace ObamaCare with something ‘far better’

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On July 9, the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit hinted that it might strike down ObamaCare. If it does, then the U.S. Supreme Court will likely have the last word on the law’s fate. And it’s unclear whether ObamaCare could survive another date with the high court. If the courts axe ObamaCare, Read More

Liberty Vittert: FaceApp’s sinister genius – Who knew Americans would give their lives away so easily?

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I downloaded the “FaceApp” application on my phone even after reports suggested that a Russian company was using it to harvest our data and the media told us it was the single dumbest thing you could do. I did it anyway. FaceApp is the new craze. You give it access to a photo of yourself Read More

Europe faces ‘looming syphilis epidemic’ thanks to dating apps and reduced fear of HIV

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Syphilis stopped being “a disease of the past” after its worrying resurgence in Europe, health experts told RT. Less fear of contracting HIV and the rise of dating apps are among the factors behind the problem. The spread of syphilis in Europe is intensifying due to worrying trends in human behavior, the head of the Read More

CBS goes dark for 6.5M customers as contract talks with AT&T break down

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Amid tense contract negotiations between CBS and AT&T, the network reportedly went dark for 6.5 million DirecTV, U-verse and DirecTV Now customers across the country Saturday. Some customers also lost access to CBS Sports Network and the Smithsonian Channel, Deadline.com reported. AT&T said CBS is a “repeat blackout offender” after weeks of negotiations over pricing Read More

‘Star Trek’ favorites to return with Patrick Stewart in ‘Picard’

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SAN DIEGO (Reuters) – The upcoming “Star Trek” series about Jean-Luc Picard will reunite the beloved starship commander with android officer Data and other characters from the long-running space franchise, the cast revealed to fans at San Diego Comic-Con on Saturday. British actor Patrick Stewart speaks at San Diego Comic-Con in San Diego, California, U.S. Read More

Extreme heatwave across US prompts concerns about elderly, homeless & inmates

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As an extreme heatwave presses down on the US, locals are being asked to look after their older neighbors, activists try to save inmates from baking in prisons, and authorities hurry to take the homeless off the sizzling streets. The extreme temperatures, reaching as high as some 95F (35 C) have been plaguing large parts Read More