Month: September 2018

[ad_1] MUNICH (Reuters) – German brake maker Knorr-Bremse [STELLG.UL] has disclosed a contractual dispute with Robert Bosch GmbH [ROBG.UL] ahead of a stock market flotation that could raise up to 4.2 billion euros ($4.9 billion). Bosch parking deck is pictured near airport in Stuttgart, Germany, February 2, 2017. REUTERS/Michaela Rehle Knorr said Bosch, the privately
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[ad_1] The New York Yankees’ power prowess has tied the two-decades-old major league record for the most home runs by a team in a season. Sep 28, 2018; Boston, MA, USA; New York Yankees right fielder Aaron Judge (99) rounds the bases after hitting a home run during the eighth inning against the Boston Red
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[ad_1] (Reuters) – California Governor Jerry Brown signed several gun control bills into law on Friday, including one measure that raises the minimum age for buying rifles and shotguns from 18 to 21. FILE PHOTO: California Governor Jerry Brown in Sacramento, California, U.S., January 25, 2018. REUTERS/Fred Greaves/File Photo The new laws come seven months
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[ad_1] BEIRUT (Reuters) – The Syrian government reopened the Nassib border crossing with Jordan on Saturday, said the transport ministry, three years after the major trade route was closed by rebels. Syrian forces of President Bashar al Assad are seen in the Nassib border crossing with Jordan in Deraa, Syria July 6, 2018. Hezbollah Media/Handout
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[ad_1] AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) – Texas’ Republican governor said on Friday that legislation limiting transgender people’s access to bathrooms in public schools and government buildings is no longer a priority, signaling a slight change in his stance on a measure seen by critics as discriminatory. FILE PHOTO: Texas Governor Greg Abbott speaks at the annual
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[ad_1] WASHINGTON/MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Mexico on Friday said the U.S. Trump administration and Canada were making serious efforts to resolve trade policy differences after days of bickering, raising hopes of saving the North American Free Trade Agreement as a trilateral pact. Mexico’s Economy Minister Ildefonso Guajardo delivers a summary of NAFTA negotiations to Mexican
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[ad_1] Wide receiver A.J. Green practiced Friday and declared himself healthy as the Cincinnati Bengals head to Atlanta to face the Falcons on Sunday. Sep 23, 2018; Charlotte, NC, USA; Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver A.J. Green (18) walks off the field after the game against the Carolina Panthers at Bank of America Stadium. Mandatory Credit:
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[ad_1] SAO PAULO (Reuters) – Brazil’s leftist Workers Party candidate, Fernando Haddad, would defeat far-right candidate Jair Bolsonaro in an expected runoff vote in next month’s election, a Datafolha poll showed on Friday. Presidential candidate Fernando Haddad of the Workers Party (PT) attends a rally in Canoas, Brazil September 27, 2018. REUTERS/Diego Vara In a
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[ad_1] WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A Republican-led committee approved President Donald Trump’s nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court but moderate Republican Senator Jeff Flake called for an FBI investigation into sexual misconduct allegations against the judge before a final Senate vote. Flake’s intervention means a final Senate vote on the nomination could be
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[ad_1] JAKARTA (Reuters) – A tsunami caused deaths when it hit a small city on the Indonesian island of Sulawesi on Friday after a major quake offshore, collapsing buildings and cutting off power, officials said, although exact casualties were unknown. A paramedic gives treatment to an earthquake survivor outside a hospital in Donggala, Indonesia Sulawesi
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[ad_1] BOGOTA (Reuters) – An influx of Venezuelan immigrants fleeing economic hardship costs Colombia approximately 0.5 percent of its gross domestic product per year, Colombian President Ivan Duque said on Friday, equivalent to some $1.5 billion. World Bank’s Vice President Jorge Familiar Calderon speaks as Colombia’s President Ivan Duque Marquez listens during a news conference
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[ad_1] OSLO (Reuters) – A small centrist party holding the balance of power in Norway’s parliament should consider aligning itself with the Labour-led opposition, the party’s leader said on Friday, in a switch that could topple the center-right government. FILE PHOTO: Norway’s Christian Party leader Knut Arild Hareide speaks at the election vigil in Oslo,
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