Day: August 9, 2018

The NFL’s top two 2018 draft picks were on display as the Cleveland Browns defeated the New York Giants 20-10 in a preseason opener on Thursday night in East Rutherford, N.J. Aug 9, 2018; East Rutherford, NJ, USA; Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield (6) scrambles as New York Giants linebacker Jordan Williams (79) pursues during
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(Reuters) – In a suburban Minneapolis laboratory, a tiny company that has never turned a profit is poised to beat the world’s biggest agriculture firms to market with the next potential breakthrough in genetic engineering – a crop with “edited” DNA. A research scientist examines a soybean plantlet in New Brighton, Minnesota, U.S., November 1,
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SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Worries over the plunging Turkish lira and Russian ruble pulled the euro lower on Friday and rippled through riskier assets worldwide, sending stock markets lower and buoying safe haven assets such as U.S. Treasuries. FILE PHOTO: A money changer counts Turkish lira banknotes at a currency exchange office in Istanbul, Turkey August
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Houston Astros pitcher Justin Verlander has many reasons to be grateful, and his recent marriage to supermodel/actress Kate Upton just might be the biggest blessing of his life. August 3, 2018; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Houston Astros starting pitcher Justin Verlander (35) throws against the Los Angeles Dodgers in the eighth inning at Dodger Stadium.
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(Reuters) – The Republican candidate endorsed by U.S. President Donald Trump in the Kansas governor’s race, Kris Kobach, saw his lead cut to only 91 votes on Thursday after a county clerk corrected the vote total from Tuesday’s election. FILE PHOTO: Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach talks about the Kansas voter ID law that
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LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – The Los Angeles District Attorney’s office said on Thursday that it was reviewing new sexual assault cases involving three celebrities: film producer Harvey Weinstein, action movie star Steven Seagal, and actor Anthony Anderson, the star of the television comedy series “Black-ish.” FILE PHOTO: U.S. actor Steven Seagal watches the Victory Day
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DUBLIN (Reuters) – Ryanair (RYA.I) is bracing for its biggest-ever one-day strike on Friday with pilots based in five European countries set to walk out, forcing the cancellation of about one in six of its daily flights at the height of the holiday season. FILE PHOTO: Ryanair Boeing 737-800 aircraft takes off in Riga International
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LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Director Spike Lee says he wants U.S. President Donald Trump to see his new movie “BlacKkKlansman,” an impassioned, tense but often funny movie about race relations in the United States across the decades. “BlacKkKlansman,” based on the true story of an African-American police detective in the 1970s who infiltrated the Ku
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(Reuters) – Tesla Inc’s (TSLA.O) board of directors is seeking more information from CEO Elon Musk about how his plan to take the U.S. electric car maker private for $72 billion will be financed, according to people familiar with the matter. FILE PHOTO: People walk past a showroom outside Tesla China headquarters at China Central
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NEW YORK (Reuters) – A court-appointed official has finished reviewing which materials seized from U.S. President Donald Trump’s longtime personal lawyer Michael Cohen can be used in a criminal investigation, according to a court filing on Thursday. U.S. President Donald Trump’s former personal lawyer Michael Cohen exits his hotel in Manhattan, New York, U.S., July
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Գիտնականները որոշել են զգուշացնել մարդկանց իրենց տեսողության համար վտանգ ներկայացնող երեք հանգամանքների մասին։ Գլխավոր սպառնալիքը գիտնականները դիսփլեյներով հագեցած տեխնիկայի մեջ են տեսնում։ Սրանց մեջ են մտնում համակարգիչները, նոութբուքերը, սմարթֆոններն ու պլանշետները։ Էկրանները վնասակար լույս են ճառագում, բացի այդ, էկրանի դիմաց մարդիկ կենտրոնանում են մի կետի վրա և հաճախ մոռանում են թարթել աչքերը և աչքն այդպիսով
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(Reuters) – A divided federal appeals court on Thursday ordered the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to ban a widely-used pesticide that critics say can endanger children and farmers. FILE PHOTO: EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt testifies before a Senate Appropriations Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Subcommittee hearing on the proposed budget estimates and justification for FY2019
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