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November 25, 2018 1:14 PM Britain's opposition Labour Party will oppose Brexit deal: Corbyn

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Britain’s main opposition Labour Party will oppose the government’s Brexit deal in parliament, its leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Sunday, describing the agreement approved in Brussels as “a miserable failure of negotiation”. “This is a bad deal for the country. It is the result of a miserable failure of negotiation that leaves us with the worst 71

November 23, 2018 6:23 PM London police target ‘moped bandits’ by driving into them in new crime-fighting tactic

Raw video: U.K. Metropolitan Police release footage that shows tactics they use in pursuit of suspects on mopeds and scooters including knocking the riders off their bikes. London police say their tough tactic of ramming violent “thieves” off their mopeds as they flee has helped bring down crime in the city. Scotland Yard released a video Friday showing 201

November 23, 2018 3:09 PM Ebola in Congo now infecting newborn babies, UN says

The World Health Organization says a worrying number of the newest Ebola cases amid Congo's ongoing outbreak are in patients not usually known to catch the disease: babies. In an update published this week, the U.N. health agency reported 36 new confirmed cases of Ebola, including seven in newborn babies and infants younger than 2 years old. Six cases 92

November 23, 2018 9:05 AM South Koreans lock themselves up to escape prison of daily life

HONGCHEON, South Korea (Reuters) - For most people, prison is a place to escape from. For South Koreans in need of a break from the demands of everyday life, a day in a faux jail is the escape. “This prison gives me a sense of freedom,” said Park Hye-ri, a 28-year-old office worker who paid $90 to spend 24 hours locked up in a mock prison. Since 2013, the “Prison 91

November 23, 2018 8:58 AM More rain helps put out California fires, but raises landslide risk

CHICO, Calif. (Reuters) - More rain is on the way for northern California, helping firefighters extinguish the last of the wildfires, but increasing the risk of landslides in the scorched Sierra Nevada foothills. Between 1 to 3 inches (2.5-7.5 cm) of rain will fall between Friday and Sunday, adding to the 3 inches that already fell this week, the National 83

November 22, 2018 3:13 PM Telecom Italia's network spin-off would put at risk 20,000 jobs: trade union source

ROME (Reuters) - The plan to spin off the fixed-line network of former telecoms monopolist Telecom Italia would put at risk 20,000 jobs, a trade union source said on Thursday. Italy’s government is studying a spin-off of network assets from Telecom Italia (TIM). Il Messaggero daily said on Thursday 30,000 TIM staff would be transferred to the new fixed-line 153

November 21, 2018 3:15 PM Roy Jones Jr. Would 'Beat the Sh*t' Outta Michael B. Jordan, Says D.L. Hughley

D.L. Hughley is a HUGE boxing fan -- so, when he saw the clip where Michael B. Jordan said he could hold his own in the ring with Roy Jones Jr., D.L. had some thoughts ... "Roy Jones Jr. ain't what he was, but he'd still beat the sh*t outta Michael B. Jordan." "Even though Roy Jones Jr. won't remember his name, he'll beat the hell out of Michael B. Jordan 68

November 20, 2018 12:12 AM Fantasy baseball fallout of James Paxton-Justus Sheffield trade

The New York Yankees were involved in the first major deal of the offseason, trading for Seattle Mariners left-handed pitcher James Paxton on Monday. Heading back to Seattle is top-rated Yankees prospect Justus Sheffield, another hard-throwing southpaw. What does the deal mean from a fantasy perspective? ESPN Fantasy's Eric Karabell, Tristan H. Cockcroft 78

November 19, 2018 6:54 PM Putin says Russia will retaliate if U.S. quits nuclear missile treaty: agencies

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Monday the Kremlin would retaliate if the United States withdrew from the 1987 Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces treaty, Russian news agencies reported. Putin discussed possible Russian retaliation with top Russian Defence Ministry officials and added that the Kremlin was ready to discuss the INF treaty 88

November 16, 2018 11:11 PM Novartis' blood disorder drug gets FDA approval for expanded use

(Reuters) - Novartis AG said on Friday the U.S. Food and Drug Administration expanded the use of its low platelets drug to treat patients with a rare, genetic blood disorder. The drug, Promacta, received the green light as a combination with standard immunosuppressive therapy to treat patients two years and older suffering from treatment-resistant severe 143