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July 30, 2018 11:03 PM Hunt to warn France, Austria of costs of no-deal Brexit

LONDON (Reuters) - British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt will visit Paris and Vienna this week to discuss Brexit and warn of the costs to Britain and the European Union of failing to reach a transition deal, his office said on Tuesday. Hunt was in Beijing on Monday, where China offered Britain talks on a post-Brexit free trade deal, reaching out to London 70

July 25, 2018 6:51 PM Childhood abuse linked to endometriosis risk

(Reuters Health) - Women who were abused as children may be more likely to develop endometriosis in adulthood, separate studies suggest. The authors of a European report in the journal Human Reproduction found a 20 percent to 50 percent increased risk of developing endometriosis with a history of sexual or emotional abuse, while the authors of a large 118

July 22, 2018 7:15 PM Tariffs removal not needed for E.U., U.S. talks: European Council representative

BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - The United States’ removal of tariffs on steel and aluminum imports is not a necessary precondition for trade talks between the United States and the European Union to begin, the European Council representative to the G20 Hubert Fuchs said on Sunday. That ran against French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire’s comments on the sidelines 60

July 13, 2018 3:47 PM Lufthansa, Ryanair dispute over planes for Austrian carrier Laudamotion

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Lufthansa plans to end an agreement to lease planes to Laudamotion, saying the Austrian holiday airline has failed to meet payments, leading to a dispute with its backer Ryanair (RYA.I). The row highlights a battle for market share in Germany and Austria after the collapse of Air Berlin and shows how keen airlines are to get planes 64

July 8, 2018 3:53 PM Italy wants to extend migrant rescue curbs to navy ships

ROME – The right-wing interior minister who closed Italy's ports to aid groups that rescue migrants in the Mediterranean said Sunday that he wants to extend the prohibition to foreign navy ships. Matteo Salvini said he would bring up Italy's desire to keep navy ships carrying rescued migrants from its ports when European Union interior ministers meet this week in Austria 73

July 6, 2018 4:39 PM Netherlands expels two Iranian embassy staff: Dutch intelligence service

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - The Netherlands has expelled two Iranian embassy staff, the Dutch Intelligence service AIVD said on Friday. “We can confirm that the Netherlands has expelled two persons accredited to the Iranian embassy,” a spokesperson for Dutch intelligence said. “We will not provide any further information.” A European government official and a Western 85

July 3, 2018 8:24 AM Austria says it's prepared to 'protect' its southern border

BERLIN – Austria's government and German Chancellor Angela Merkel's coalition partners raised questions Tuesday about a deal to end a crisis over migration policy, with Vienna saying it is prepared to take unspecified measures to "protect" Austria's southern border if migrants are its neighbor turns back migrants. In a compromise Monday night to end a dispute 71

June 29, 2018 7:18 PM EU’s Migrant Deal Reflects Ascendance of Nativist Parties

Agreement to detain migrants gives Germany’s Merkel respite but marks big shift from policies she embodied BRUSSELS—Europe’s taboo-shattering agreement to detain migrants confirms the continent’s rightward political shift as a force that even Germany’s once indomitable Chancellor Angela Merkel couldn’t hold at bay. European Union leaders, many of whom recently 47

June 21, 2018 7:23 PM WWII veteran finally being awarded Purple Heart

CHIPPEWA FALLS, Wis. – A World War II veteran who spent more than a year as a prisoner of war is finally being awarded the Purple Heart. The Leader-Telegram reports that 94-year-old Max Bergen will receive the medal Friday. The Wisconsin man says he's overwhelmed and stunned by the honor. Bergen was serving on a bomb squadron when he was shot down over Germany 55

June 14, 2018 1:33 PM Brazil experiments with a new 'magic quartet' at World Cup

Brazil experiments with a new 'magic quartet' at World Cup Brazil will be experimenting with a new version of the "magic quartet" in Russia. More than a decade after the five-time world champions arrived for the World Cup in Germany with its prolific foursome of Ronaldinho, Kaka, Ronaldo and Adriano, Brazil is set to use a "Fab Four" of Neymar, Willian 94