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September 7, 2018 11:19 PM Countries Race to Avert Syrian Offensive in Rebel-Held City

U.S. and EU lead diplomatic push at U.N. and Turkey calls on Iran and Russia to pursue cease-fire; summit fails to bridge differences The U.S. and European Union led a diplomatic effort at the United Nations on Friday to prevent a Syrian offensive on the opposition’s last stronghold, while Turkey’s president urged his counterparts in Russia and Iran to adopt 61

August 31, 2018 1:42 PM 'First Man' leaves out American flag in moon landing scene, Ryan Gosling defends decision

“First Man,” the Neil Armstrong biopic that tells the tale of the 1969 moon landing, has stolen the show at several international film festivals — but not everyone is happy. The film fails to show one of the most integral moments of American history – when Armstrong plants the American flag on the moon, according to The Telegraph. Ryan Gosling, the Canadian 98

August 31, 2018 7:00 AM AstraZeneca lupus drug fails to meet main goal in study

(Reuters) - AstraZeneca’s experimental drug anifrolumab failed to meet its main target in a late-stage clinical study treating patients with moderate to severe lupus, the British drugmaker said on Friday. AstraZeneca said the drug did not meet the main goal in the final-stage of one of the two clinical trials under the TULIP program, failing to show “statistically-significant 82

August 25, 2018 2:59 PM Iran awaiting European guarantees on oil sales, banking: Zarif

(Reuters) - Iran awaiting European guarantees on the sale of Iranian oil and banking relations, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Saturday, according to the Iranian Students’ News Agency (ISNA). President Donald Trump pulled the United States out of a 2015 nuclear deal between Iran and world powers in May and is reimposing sanctions on Tehran 73

August 24, 2018 11:49 PM U.S. official says EU aid for Iran sends 'wrong message'

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The top U.S. envoy on Iran criticized a European Union decision to give $20.7 million in aid to Tehran on Friday, saying it sent “the wrong message at the wrong time,” and he urged Brussels to help Washington end the Iranian threat to global stability. “Foreign aid from European taxpayers perpetuates the regime’s ability to neglect 89

August 23, 2018 11:14 AM EU agrees 18 million euro development aid for Iran

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Union agreed 18 million euros ($20.6 mln) in aid for Iran on Thursday, including for the private sector, to help offset the impact of U.S. sanctions and salvage a 2015 deal that saw Tehran limit its nuclear ambitions. The announcement is part of the bloc’s high-profile efforts to support the nuclear accord that President 49

August 22, 2018 11:21 AM California used loopholes to keep thousands on food stamps from having to work

Despite 10-year-low unemployment, California took advantage of loopholes in federal regulation to keep more than 800,000 federal welfare recipients from having to work. This conclusion is based on the response of the U.S. Department of Agriculture to an application to waive SNAP's work requirements for 55 of California's 58 counties, issued to the state 83

August 16, 2018 7:51 PM Schumer to Meet With Kavanaugh—but Is Ready to Sue for More Records

Senate minority leader plans to ask Supreme Court nominee about documents from his time as White House staff secretary WASHINGTON—Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer said Thursday that he would meet with Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh on Aug. 21, and said he is ready to sue the National Archives and Records Administration for more records 56

August 13, 2018 3:44 PM Turkish Lira Plunges Further; Erdogan Fails to Assuage Investors

Lira falls as much as 10%, shaking emerging markets world-wide Turkey’s currency plunged again Monday, rattling other vulnerable emerging markets, as a defiant speech from President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and policy moves from the nation’s central bank failed to assuage investors about the country’s perilous financial condition. The lira dropped 6.8% to 6.89 against 42

August 3, 2018 1:52 PM Lynchburg floods: Flooding fears spark evacuations in US city

Evacuation orders have been issued in parts of Lynchburg, Virginia, over fears a dam may fail amid flooding. The College Lake Dam exceeded its capacity after up to 6in (15cm) of rain fell on Thursday evening, Lynchburg Water Resources Department said. The city of Lynchburg is the closest settlement downstream of the structure. If the dam fails completely 66