MISSIONMALAWINEWS.COM: World and US News 2019-07-11, 21:13

Lawmakers seek scientific review of plan to tightly regulate all fentanyl copycats

Lawmakers on the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee have urged the Trump administration to conduct a scientific review of a Justice Department-backed bill to classify all illicit chemical knockoffs of th...

Lawmakers seek scientific review of plan to tightly regulate all fentanyl copycats

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Trump administration drug officials clash over how to combat fentanyl copycats Trump administration officials are divided over part of a proposal to crack down on illicit versions of fentanyl, the deadly synthetic painkiller tha...
2019-07-09, 12:39

Top lawmaker signals support to classify all illicit fentanyl copycats like heroin A top U.S. Senator signaled some support on Tuesday for legislation permanently placing illicit chemical knock-offs of the extremely potent opioid fe...
2019-06-04, 23:00

E.P.A. Dismisses Members of Major Scientific Review Board A spokesman for the agency’s administrator said he would consider replacing the academic scientists with representatives from industries the agency i...
2019-05-21, 18:52

RBI To Regulate Housing Finance Firms, Review Assets: Report That could have major repercussions for about 80 HFCs, the largest of which include Indiabulls Housing Finance, Housing Development Finance Corporati...
2019-07-03, 14:00

Two US Lawmakers Seek Immediate End Of Communication Blackout In Kashmir Two US lawmakers have expressed concerns over the situation in Kashmir, and urged US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to convince India to immediately ...
2019-09-12, 08:00

Worried by Iran tensions, U.S. lawmakers seek end to law of 'endless war' Rising tensions between the United States and Iran prompted some Democratic and Republican lawmakers on Wednesday to call for the repeal of a law tha...
2019-05-22, 22:00

Two Independent Karnataka Lawmakers Seek To Withdraw Top Court Plea Two Karnataka Independent lawmakers today urged the Supreme Court to allow them to withdraw their plea seeking its direction to the state assembly Sp...
2019-07-24, 10:52

Russian lawmakers seek to stamp out banned content in emails Russian lawmakers floated draft legislation on Tuesday that would prohibit email service providers from circulating messages containing banned conten...
2019-07-23, 20:26

US Lawmakers Seek To Protect Work Visa Of Spouses Of H-1B Holders Two influential lawmakers from California have introduced a legislation in the US House of Representatives to protect work authorisation of H-4 visa ...
2019-05-30, 04:39

Lawmakers seek Boeing documents about 'defective' sensor alert on 737 Max Lawmakers are seeking documents from Boeing and the FAA on what they called a sensor alert Boeing said was not working properly but waited a year bef...
2019-06-07, 23:13

As trade war rages, U.S. lawmakers seek new limits on Chinese scholars Some U.S. lawmakers are trying to pass legislation that would make it harder for Chinese students and scholars to enter the United States, citing sec...
2019-06-05, 08:13

Lawmakers urge the FCC to seek public input on T-Mobile / Sprint merger T-Mobile and Sprint found a powerful ally in FCC Chairman Ajit Pai, who officially endorsed the merger after the DOJ's conditional approval in A...
2019-08-17, 11:00

More Protests In Hong Kong As Lawmakers Seek To Overturn Face Mask Ban The majority of Hong Kong's subway stations remained closed Sunday as the city braced for more protests with pro-democracy activists vowing to hit th...
2019-10-06, 15:52

House lawmakers seek trove of documents from Silicon Valley giants in antitrust investigation Lawmakers on Friday made a sweeping bipartisan request for a trove of documents from Amazon, Apple, Facebook, and Google, ramping up the pressure on ...
2019-09-16, 20:39

Slack Was Too Tightly Wound The company’s results showed predictable strong revenue growth, deeper operating losses and continued cash burn as it continues to prioritize its exp...
2019-09-05, 16:52

Ferrari may seek review of Canadian stewards' decision Ferrari will not formally appeal the penalty that cost Sebastian Vettel victory in the Canadian Grand Prix, the team said on Thursday, but could stil...
2019-06-13, 22:00

Sticking to Brexit plan, UK's Johnson will not seek a delay Prime Minister Boris Johnson is sticking to his Brexit plan and will not seek a delay to Britain's departure from the EU at a summit next month, two ...
2019-09-08, 14:26

Ferrari set to drop protest, seek review of Canada penalty Ferrari will not formally appeal the penalty that cost Sebastian Vettel victory in the Canadian Grand Prix, sources said on Thursday, but could still...
2019-06-13, 17:13

New Zealand PM to seek review of party's handling of sexual assault complaints New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Monday an independent reviewer will look into her party's handling of sexual assault complaints aga...
2019-09-16, 11:26

Lawmakers to review whistleblower complaint on Wednesday: official Members of the U.S. House and Senate intelligence committees will be able to read a copy of the whistleblower complaint later on Wednesday that is at...
2019-09-26, 00:13

UK PM Johnson to seek Oct. 14 election if rebels block his Brexit plan: source British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will move to call an Oct. 14 election if lawmakers block the option of leaving the European Union without a deal...
2019-09-03, 00:00

U.S. lawmakers challenge Facebook over Libra cryptocurrency plan U.S. lawmakers quizzed Facebook on Wednesday over its planned cryptocurrency, after a bruising first bout a day earlier when senators from both parti...
2019-07-17, 19:00

British Lawmakers Stymie Johnson's Brexit Plan British lawmakers delivered a blow to Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Brexit strategy with a vote aimed at delaying Brexit, prompting the British lead...
2019-09-04, 00:26

British Lawmakers Upset Johnson's Brexit Plan U.K. lawmakers delivered a blow to Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Brexit strategy with a vote aimed at delaying the country’s exit from the European ...
2019-09-04, 02:52

Bevin Writes To Lawmakers To Outline Changes To Pension Plan FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Looking to break the gridlock on his pension-relief proposal, Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin has reached out to lawmakers with severa...
2019-06-06, 11:39

U.S. lawmakers spar over Trump plan to freeze mpg rules The congressional hearing comes as the administration prepares to finalize a dramatic rewrite of fuel efficiency standards through 2026 and strip Cal...
2019-06-20, 20:26

Philip Morris CEO says vaping crisis is 'very emotional' and will result in tightly regulated market He avoided saying whether the surge in regulatory scrutiny and investigations into market leader Juul played a factor in the company's decision ...
2019-09-26, 19:26

Protesters seek Hong Kong leader's ouster despite apology on extradition plan Protesters turned out in immeasurable numbers Sunday in Hong Kong seeking the ouster of the leader's plan to extradite offenders to China though the ...
2019-06-16, 19:39

Vendors plan to seek compensation from German govt over thwarted toll-report The companies that were set to operate the German motorway vignette scheme scuppered by a European Court ruling earlier this week plan to demand 300 ...
2019-06-21, 15:39

UK lawmakers back plan to hinder a no-deal Brexit push British lawmakers on Tuesday narrowly approved a measure that could make it harder for the next prime minister to force through a no-deal Brexit by s...
2019-07-10, 00:13

U.K. Opposition Lawmakers Plan to Turn Up Heat on Boris Johnson The Labour Party vowed to complicate his plan for a swift general election, and lawmakers planned to press ahead with legislation to avert his threat...
2019-09-04, 18:00

Bevin: ‘Onus’ on lawmakers to muster votes for pension plan FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin said Thursday it’s up to the GOP-led legislature to muster the votes needed to pass his pension-...
2019-05-31, 01:39

Lawmakers call for exemptions from NYC’s controversial congestion pricing plan Lawmakers throughout the city are calling for all kinds of exemptions to the surcharge, which is expected to be $11 to $12 for cars driving between 6...
2019-07-07, 04:13

UPDATE 6-U.S. lawmakers challenge Facebook over Libra cryptocurrency plan U.S. lawmakers bashed Facebook on Wednesday over its planned cryptocurrency, saying the company had not shown it could be trusted to safeguard the wo...
2019-07-17, 23:26

State lawmakers bash MTA for dodging public meetings on $50B plan The 14 state senators, headed by Manhattan Democrat Liz Krueger, penned a letter to Chairman Pat Foye, excoriating the agency for failing to hold eve...
2019-08-22, 00:52

UPDATE 3-U.S. lawmakers challenge Facebook over Libra cryptocurrency plan U.S. lawmakers quizzed Facebook on Wednesday over its planned cryptocurrency, after a bruising first bout a day earlier when senators from both parti...
2019-07-17, 18:13

UPDATE 5-U.S. lawmakers challenge Facebook over Libra cryptocurrency plan U.S. lawmakers bashed Facebook on Wednesday over its planned cryptocurrency, after a bruising first bout a day earlier when senators from both partie...
2019-07-17, 21:13

Trump envoys Kushner, Greenblatt in Middle East to seek support for peace plan Senior White House adviser Jared Kushner is leading a U.S. delegation on stops in the Middle East this week seeking support for a late June workshop ...
2019-05-28, 16:52

UPDATE 1-Vendors plan to seek compensation from German govt over thwarted toll-report The companies that were set to operate the German motorway vignette scheme scuppered by a European Court ruling earlier this week plan to demand 300 ...
2019-06-21, 15:39

UK lawmakers vote to support plan to stop no-deal Brexit — as it happened The move paves the way for MPs to pass legislation that would force Boris Johnson to seek a Brexit delay. The prime minister has said he will call fo...
2019-09-04, 04:00

U.S. lawmakers spar over Trump plan to freeze vehicle fuel rules Trump administration officials at a congressional hearing on Thursday defended their controversial proposal to freeze fuel efficiency requirements at...
2019-06-20, 19:26

U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson Tells Lawmakers to Back His Brexit Plan (LONDON) — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson shot down the notion that he wanted an early election to secure Brexit, insisting Monday that i...
2019-09-03, 13:13

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson tells lawmakers to back his Brexit plan Downing Street said the British prime minister would call an early election if legislation blocking his plans for a departure from the EU by the Oct....
2019-09-03, 16:52

The Blue Bell ice cream licker spawned copycats. One man has now been charged. Several people have recorded themselves licking and returning Blue Bell ice cream to store freezers after one video alone racked up 13 million views ...
2019-07-08, 21:52

North Korean hacking groups and copycats are going after financial institutions State-sponsored and criminal actors are mounting a wide array of cyber attacks against the global finance industry with an aim to steal data and sabo...
2019-08-01, 20:39

Jerry Seinfeld apologizes for ‘copycats’ claim after hearing from former British TV host What’s the deal with Jerry Seinfeld? The star of “Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee” recently poked fun at other, similar shows, suggesting they had c...
2019-07-05, 12:26

Justice Dept. Watchdog to Review Shift in Plan to Move F.B.I. Headquarters Democrats have expressed concern that President Trump may have intervened to keep the land from being redeveloped into a project that would compete w...
2019-07-03, 19:52

One Child Nation review – China's monstrous plan to shape the future This powerful and upsetting documentary examines the legacy of a brutal policy that limited couples to a single babyChina’s “one-child” policy lasted...
2019-09-25, 18:39

Abruptly appointed Zambian finance minister to review sales tax plan Zambian President Edgar Lungu abruptly fired his finance minister on Monday, appointing in her place the respected deputy head of the central bank, w...
2019-07-15, 19:13

CVS drug coverage plan based on outside pricing review is off to a slow start A CVS Health Corp health plan that uses an outside drug pricing group to help it decide whether to cover certain new medicines has gained little tra...
2019-10-04, 11:39

Ferrari drops Vettel Canada penalty appeal plan but eyes review The Ferrari Formula 1 team has withdrawn its intention to appeal Sebastian Vettel's Canadian Grand Prix penalty, as it now evaluates a request for an...
2019-06-14, 01:13

Dean Foods ends review, opts for 'standalone' plan; shares fall Dean Foods Co said on Friday its board had ended a review of strategic options and decided that execution of its standalone operating plan under newl...
2019-09-07, 08:26

Suncor and Shell urge Canadian regulator to review contentious Enbridge pipeline plan Two major oil companies have asked Canada's energy regulator to urgently review Enbridge Inc's proposal to switch to fixed contracts on its Mainline ...
2019-08-26, 22:52

Denying mass killers 'sick, twisted fame': Public officials refuse to name them to avoid copycats Public officials are joining the movement toward downplaying the name of assailants after mass killings to avoid copycat events.    &...
2019-06-04, 14:26

How to read a scientific research paper Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. One of the ...
2019-06-15, 00:13

At 90, E. O. Wilson Still Thrives on Being a Scientific Provocateur Over six decades, the biologist (and workaholic) Edward O. Wilson has made huge contributions to science, often sparking controversies along the way....
2019-06-02, 15:52

The scientific nutrition facts you really need to inform your diet Are carbs good for you? Or eggs? Every week seems to bring contradictory new diet advice. New Scientist unpicks the surprising flaws in nutritional s...
2019-07-10, 20:39

Eurofins Scientific detects ransomware in some of its IT systems Food and biopharma product testing company Eurofins Scientific said on Monday that some of its IT systems were affected by a form of ransomware durin...
2019-06-03, 17:13

DEA to OK more marijuana growers for medical, scientific research The Drug Enforcement Administration on Monday announced plans to approve the registration of more marijuana growers to expand scientific and medical ...
2019-08-27, 03:13

Pompeii row erupts between rival scientific factions Volcanologists say excavations by archaeologists are destroying useful clues about lava flowIt is one of the most ambitious archaeological missions e...
2019-07-22, 08:39

Sphero acquires LittleBits and its set of scientific toys The popular STEAM education company Sphero announced today that it has acquired LittleBits. You may remember LittleBits as the company behind toys th...
2019-08-23, 19:39

Apollo 11 at 50: Mission's scientific legacy was just getting to the moon Dozens of experiments now travel to and from the International Space Station, and each NASA mission features an array of scientific objectives. For A...
2019-06-17, 10:00

Unpacking the Ten Plagues of Egypt: A Scientific Explanation Could there be a scientific explanation and a sequence of natural disasters that caused the 10 Plagues of Egypt?  ...
2019-07-23, 01:00

Scientific cooperation between US, Cuba declines under Trump NEW YORK — The degradation of relations between the US and Cuba under President Donald Trump has begun to cut into scientific and medical cooperation...
2019-05-29, 21:13

Our pick of Venice Biennale 2019's most scientific artworks Venice’s Biennale is colourful, brash, and full of experiments. But in the end, it’s about the trickiness of learning to live with our digital creati...
2019-05-21, 16:13

Bias Against Female Lab Animals Is Messing Up Scientific Research Gender discrimination in science doesn’t just affect women scientists. It also skews the results of animal research, as a new paper out this week des...
2019-05-31, 16:26

Airbnb Invites Volunteers for Antarctica Scientific Mission Airbnb and Ocean Conservancy have announced the Antarctic Sabbatical, an opportunity for five passionate individuals to travel to Earths most remote ...
2019-09-27, 13:52

What happens when we can't test scientific theories? – Science Weekly podcast String theory gained traction 35 years ago but scientists have not found any evidence to suggest it is correct. Does this matter? And should it be te...
2019-06-28, 09:13

Sanskrit Most Usable, Scientific Language: Education Minister Union Human Resource Development Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank on Tuesday praised sanskrit as a scientific language and claimed it to be the "fir...
2019-08-28, 02:26

Debunking the ‘No Flood, Ever’ Theory: Scientific Bathymetric Evidence For almost 200 years geologists have accepted that the Earth has had all its water since nearly the beginning. This paradigm finds its origin in the ...
2019-09-24, 15:26

Switzerland was sent into scientific exile. No deal could mean the same for Britain | Marja Makarow EU-backed research projects were slashed after the country voted to curb immigration in 2014. The UK should take noteSwitzerland has been touted as a...
2019-09-06, 20:00

Is vaping safer than smoking? Depends who you ask, and what scientific study they point to The claim is central to electronic cigarettes' future, and is under scrutiny as cases of vaping-related lung injuries rise with at least 18 dead. ...
2019-10-09, 21:52

Scientific consensus on humans causing global warming passes 99% Extensive historical data shows recent extreme warming is unprecedented in past 2,000 yearsThe scientific consensus that humans are causing global wa...
2019-07-24, 20:13

Find Hundreds of Science Experiment Ideas in 'Scientific American' A big part of being a kid is building things, deconstructing things and, in general, discovering how things work—that’s why we buy those starter scie...
2019-08-20, 00:52

FTC to Clarify Its Power to Regulate Big Tech The Federal Trade Commission plans to lay out exactly how U.S. antitrust laws apply to big technology companies—an effort intended to guide its own e...
2019-09-13, 12:00

SEC Weighs Whether to Regulate Facebook's Libra U.S. securities regulators are examining whether Facebook Inc.’s planned cryptocurrency should fall under their oversight, a development that could f...
2019-07-14, 00:13

Cities, not countries or corporations, should regulate AI A consensus is emerging about what the rules for AI should be, at least in rough outline. But it's still unclear who will do the regulating.Read More...
2019-06-09, 00:26

Democrats slam USDA's relocation of economists as blow to scientific research Democratic senators on Thursday slammed the U.S. Department of Agriculture's plan to relocate hundreds of its economists and other researchers from W...
2019-07-19, 00:13

Scientific Shamans Make E-coli Brew “Magic Mushroom” Hallucinogen Scientists have successfully modified E. coli to create the powerful psychoactive chemical found in magic mushrooms that were consumed by most prehis...
2019-10-04, 08:00

Reef protection laws pass despite industry attacks on their scientific basis Queensland’s government will limit the agricultural pollution harming the Great Barrier ReefThe Queensland government has passed new regulations to l...
2019-09-19, 12:13

NBA's Silver says won't regulate what players, employees say on issues National Basketball Association Commissioner Adam Silver said on Tuesday it is not up to the NBA to regulate what players, employees and team owners ...
2019-10-08, 12:13

See Natalie Halcro's Siblings Bicker Over Vaccines & Scientific Method on the Party Bus to Whistler So the Halcro-Pierson family trip is off to a fun start... It's hardly day one, but Stephanie and Joel Halcro are already mad on vacation in this cl...
2019-06-06, 23:26

EU to regulate crypto currencies such as Facebook's Libra - Dombrovskis The nominee to become the European Union's next finance commissioner pledged on Tuesday to propose new rules to regulate crypto currencies such as Fa...
2019-10-08, 12:13

Revealed: how US senators invest in firms they are supposed to regulate Analysis of financial disclosure data shows 51 senators and their spouses have as much as $96m invested in corporate stocks As they set national poli...
2019-09-19, 21:26

EU may need to regulate tech giants' data use - EU antitrust chief The European Union may impose rules to ensure companies that collect data do not misuse it, Europe's antitrust chief said on Friday, signalling how s...
2019-09-13, 15:39

Spooked by Libra, EU pledges to regulate digital currencies The European Union's finance commissioner pledged on Tuesday to propose new rules to regulate virtual currencies, in a reaction to Facebook's plans ...
2019-10-09, 02:39

Revealed: how US senators invest in the firms they're supposed to regulate Analysis of financial disclosure data shows 51 senators and their spouses have as much as $96m invested in corporate stocks As they set national poli...
2019-09-19, 12:13

EU may need to regulate tech giants' data use: EU antitrust chief The European Union may impose rules to ensure companies that collect data do not misuse it, Europe's antitrust chief said on Friday, signaling how sh...
2019-09-14, 07:13

UK financial watchdog finally decides which cryptocurrencies it wants to regulate The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), the regulatory body tasked with overseeing the country’s financial markets, has clarified its stance on crypto...
2019-07-31, 18:13

EU finance commissioner pledges to regulate digital currencies The European Union's finance commissioner pledged on Tuesday, if he is reappointed, to propose new rules to regulate virtual currencies such as Libr...
2019-10-08, 14:13

Ricoh, Elixirgen Scientific form biomedical venture, meld bioprinting with cell differentiation As part of the deal, Ricoh has acquired a 34.5 percent stake in Elixirgen Scientific and plans to help launch a biomedical business in North America....
2019-06-19, 14:26

Climate change education in Canada lacks scientific facts, impacts and solutions: study A recent study found climate change in Canadian science curricula is not providing students with updated information on scientific consensus, consequ...
2019-09-25, 03:00

Asparagus for Diabetes: 4 Ways You Can Use It To Regulate Blood Sugar Levels Asparagus has long been used for herbal healing purposes for its potent medicinal properties. If you are not sure how to really use this vegetable fo...
2019-09-12, 15:39

Climate scientists partner with McKinsey to push companies to self-regulate Leading climate science institute Woods Hole Research Center is taking its first run at directly influencing corporate behavior on climate change thr...
2019-06-04, 20:00

FDA scores victory in lawsuit to regulate stem cell treatments A federal judge in Florida has handed the U.S. Food and Drug Administration a victory in a case seeking to prevent unproven stem cell treatments from...
2019-06-05, 01:39

UPDATE 1-EU finance commissioner pledges to regulate digital currencies The European Union's finance commissioner pledged on Tuesday, if if he is reappointed, to propose new rules to regulate virtual currencies such as L...
2019-10-08, 12:13

Growing number of dairy farmers want U.S. to regulate milk supply A growing number of dairy farmers across the country are calling for the federal government to regulate the volume of milk their industry produces an...
2019-09-20, 16:39

Hypertension Diet: Best Whole Grain Flours To Regulate Blood Pressure Hypertension Diet: People with high blood pressure are advised to switch from refined flours to whole grain flours. Here are the best whole grain flo...
2019-06-12, 16:00

Spain struggles to regulate renewable energy gold rush Spanish authorities fear that a speculative rush threatens to hold back the development of renewable energy, saying coveted rights to connect to the ...
2019-07-19, 13:13

Diet For Diabetics: 5 Low-GI, Monsoon Fruits That May Regulate Blood Sugar Monsoon Fruits For Diabetics: Diabetics must carefully select fruits to be included in their daily diet, from the low end of the Glycaemic Index spec...
2019-08-13, 07:26

Diabetes Diet: This Low-Carb Special Roti May Help Regulate Blood Sugar Bajra has low carbohydrates content and is a rich source of proteins and fibre. It has a low glycaemic index, which works wonders to manage diabetes....
2019-07-10, 16:00

Demand In Rajya Sabha To Regulate Fake News, Indecent Language A demand to frame a law to regulate fake news and indecent language on social media platforms such as Twitter and Facebook was made in the Rajya Sabh...
2019-07-02, 11:26

Let's follow California's lead and regulate companies like Uber | Veena Dubal The ‘gig economy’ is terrible for workers. We must tackle the problem head-onThis week, California’s governor, Gavin Newsom – a darling of tech capit...
2019-09-19, 12:13

Facial recognition tech: watchdog calls for code to regulate police use Barrister for information commissioner tells court formal legal framework is requiredThe information commissioner has expressed concern over the lack...
2019-05-23, 22:13

Trump Administration Set to End California’s Ability to Regulate Auto Emission Standards WASHINGTON — The Trump administration is poised to revoke California’s authority to set auto mileage standards, asserting that only the f...
2019-09-18, 03:52

World's fastest shark added to list of vulnerable species to regulate trade A record number of countries voted to restrict fishing of mako sharks in an effort to protect the endangered speciesA record number of countries have...
2019-08-31, 19:39

Daily on Energy: EPA won’t regulate methane in latest Obama climate regulation rollback Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
2019-08-30, 02:26

Dutch central bank to regulate crypto firms from January 10, orders them to register The Dutch central bank announced on Tuesday it would begin regulating companies that offer crypto-currency services beginning on Jan. 10 and said the...
2019-09-03, 15:13

Greens pledge to regulate tech giants to ensure only ‘verifiable identities’ on platforms Is it possible for a government to enact this type of regulation, and would it actually address the problems the Greens have referenced? Global News ...
2019-09-17, 20:13

B.C. to appeal top court ruling it can’t regulate flow of bitumen through Trans Mountain pipeline The B.C. Court of Appeal ruled Friday that B.C. does not have the power to implement a permitting regime to control the transport of heavy oil in the...
2019-05-24, 22:26

Type-2 Diabetes: Drinking Kale Juice May Help Regulate High Blood Sugar If findings of a new study are to be believed, drinking kale juice may also help check blood sugar fluctuations in Type-2 diabetes. Type-2 diabetes i...
2019-07-02, 23:52

Merkel heir faces widespread criticism after proposal to regulate online opinion Chancellor Angela Merkel's heir apparent faced criticism from across Germany's political spectrum on Tuesday after she called for rules about express...
2019-05-28, 15:13

Scottish government urged to regulate grouse moors after golden eagles vanish Call to outlaw intensive grouse shooting after disappearance of two juvenile eaglesConservationists have urged the Scottish government to regulate gr...
2019-07-01, 15:00

Rep. Mike Gallagher: U.S. should regulate surveillance sales to China, prioritize human rights The United States should more strictly regulate sales of U.S. surveillance technology to China when it is used to spy on Uyghur Muslims and other eth...
2019-06-29, 01:39

China says U.S. can do more to reduce fentanyl demand The U.S. government can do more to reduce demand for fentanyl and should stop shifting the blame onto others, China said on Monday, in another ripost...
2019-08-26, 22:26

China says has only 'limited' cooperation with U.S. on fentanyl China and the United States have only "limited" cooperation in stopping fentanyl smuggling, a Chinese narcotics official was quoted as saying on Tues...
2019-09-03, 08:00

Border Patrol seizes 5,000 fentanyl pills TUCSON – U.S. Customs and Border Patrol officials say a Tucson based crew seized more than 5,000 fentanyl pills on Sunday. Officials made the a...
2019-07-01, 02:13

Parents charged after 11-month-old son overdoses on fentanyl COCHRANVILLE, Pa. — State police say an infant overdosed on fentanyl after his parents fell asleep while using the drug in a vehicle at their Pennsyl...
2019-09-27, 05:00

Trump launches effort against fentanyl trafficking The Trump administration Wednesday launched a new effort to crack down on deadly trafficking of fentanyl into the United States by seeking help from ...
2019-08-22, 03:13

Adam Silver addresses NBA's China, Hong Kong controversy and says league won't regulate free speech Amid growing backlash against NBA owners for siding with deep-pocketed Beijing powerbrokers over one of their own employees -- who was rebuked for a ...
2019-10-09, 01:00

1.1 million fentanyl pills seized in Arizona this year PHOENIX, Ariz.- There was a huge spike in fentanyl pills seized across Arizona this year and the Drug Enforcement Administration is calling the numbe...
2019-09-03, 06:26

Police: 3 students had thousands of fentanyl pills on campus Police in a small city on the U.S.-Mexico border say three students have been arrested for possessing fentanyl pills on campus, including one who had...
2019-06-06, 23:00

Arizona man arrested after more than 400 fentanyl pills found in home Andrew Herrera / Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office RIMROCK, Ariz. – A man was recently taken into custody after Yavapai County Sheriff’s Of...
2019-09-24, 09:52

Chinese official says Trump's fentanyl tweets are 'not true at all' One of Beijing's top drug officials has rejected allegations by US President Donald Trump that China is to blame for the majority of the supply of th...
2019-09-03, 17:39

China refutes Trump’s claim it’s the source of fentanyl in the U.S. China reiterated that it is making extensive efforts toward controlling the synthetic opioid and should not be labeled the main origin of fentanyl to...
2019-09-03, 23:39

China says it’s not the source of deadly fentanyl, despite Trump’s tweets BEIJING — China said Tuesday that it’s not the source of the fentanyl that’s killing Americans, contrary to President Donald Trump’s recent tweets bl...
2019-09-03, 17:13

Ex-’American Idol’ contestant admits to delivering fentanyl A New Jersey woman who once appeared on reality television shows “American Idol” and “Fear Factor” has pleaded guilty to a drug charge in Virginia an...
2019-07-31, 19:13

U.S. imposes sanctions on three Chinese accused of fentanyl trafficking The U.S. Treasury on Wednesday imposed sanctions on three Chinese men accused of illegally trafficking fentanyl, acting three weeks after President D...
2019-08-21, 22:00

Los Angeles man charged with selling fentanyl to Mac Miller before his death A Los Angeles man who prosecutors say sold counterfeit oxycodone laced with fentanyl to rapper Mac Miller two days before his death from an accidenta...
2019-09-05, 01:13

Mom found guilty of killing baby with fentanyl in sippy cup A Pennsylvania mom who prosecutors argue gave her baby fentanyl in a sippy cup so she could return to smoking pot was found guilty in the child’...
2019-06-06, 01:13

China official rejects Trump's fentanyl tweets One of Beijing's top drug officials has rejected allegations by US President Donald Trump that China is to blame for the majority of the supply of th...
2019-09-04, 09:39

Chinese state media says fentanyl abuse is entirely U.S. responsibility Chinese state media on Friday hit back at claims by U.S. officials that China was failing to crack down on the flow of fentanyl and fentanyl-related ...
2019-08-23, 04:00

U.S. drug agency to ask Congress to classify illicit fentanyl like heroin Illicit chemical knock-offs of the extremely potent opioid fentanyl would be put permanently in the same legal class as heroin to boost prosecutions ...
2019-06-04, 14:26

Trump accuses China's Xi of failing to halt fentanyl exports to U.S. U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday accused his Chinese counterpart of failing to meet promises to stem a deluge of the synthetic opioid fentanyl...
2019-08-02, 18:01

Police: Worker finds suspected fentanyl in ice cream freezer SUMMERVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Routine maintenance on a South Carolina convenience store’s ice cream freezer reportedly turned up a hidden stash of w...
2019-06-21, 18:26

Former U.S. Army interpreter from Iraq gets 30 years for dealing fentanyl on dark web An Iraqi immigrant who worked as a U.S. Army interpreter was sentenced to 30 years in prison on Thursday for dealing the powerful opioid fentanyl ove...
2019-10-04, 06:00

More than 150 pills of fentanyl seized at south side traffic stop TUCSON – Tucson Police Department seized a large amount of fentanyl and a stolen firearm during Wednesday traffic stop on the south side. Accor...
2019-06-15, 07:01

Don Quixote, fentanyl and gun culture: Salman Rushdie's 'Quichotte' is a bit of a mess Even Salman Rushdie concedes his 14th novel "Quichotte" - which loosely conjures the spirit of "Don Quixote" - is a bit of a mess.    ...
2019-09-16, 23:00

Man charged with selling Mac Miller fentanyl-laced drugs before his death A California man was charged Wednesday with selling rapper Mac Miller drugs laced with fentanyl before his death, the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administr...
2019-09-04, 23:39

Man arrested for allegedly selling fentanyl-laced drugs to Mac Miller A California man has been arrested for allegedly selling rapper Mac Miller drugs laced with fentanyl days before his death, the US Drug Enforcement A...
2019-09-04, 22:26

Los Angeles man charged with selling fentanyl to rapper Mac Miller before his death A Los Angeles man who prosecutors say sold counterfeit oxycodone to rapper Mac Miller two days before his death from an accidental drug overdose was ...
2019-09-04, 22:26

Canada needs to ‘hold China accountable’ for flow of fentanyl: Scheer Chinese labs are thought to be the source of much of the powdered form of the synthetic drug that has displaced less potent opioids in Canada's stree...
2019-05-31, 23:52

Ohio Doctor Is Charged With 25 Murders in Fentanyl Overdose Deaths The authorities accused the doctor of deliberately causing patients’ deaths by prescribing fatal doses of the powerful opioid fentanyl. He pleaded no...
2019-06-05, 23:26

Nearly a pound of suspected fentanyl pills located in Pima County TUCSON – Pima County Sheriff’s Department Major Investigations Unit and the Border Interdiction Unit seized nearly one pound of suspected fenta...
2019-06-07, 00:39

China claims fentanyl progress in trade call, sources say U.S. and Chinese officials held a "working-level" call Thursday evening in which Beijing said it was making progress in restricting outbound fentanyl...
2019-08-31, 10:00

Fentanyl Drug Finds New Home in First Opioid Crisis Bankruptcy Deal Insys Therapeutics won bankruptcy-court approval to sell Subsys, the opioid that spawned criminal racketeering charges against its top executives and...
2019-09-19, 22:13

Ohio dad whose daughter, 1, died of fentanyl overdose, pleads guilty: report An Ohio dad pleaded guilty Friday to manslaughter in connection to his 13-month-old daughter's death after she "consumed a toxic amount of fentanyl" ...
2019-05-27, 07:52

Exclusive: While battling opioid crisis, U.S. government weighed using fentanyl for executions The U.S. Department of Justice examined using fentanyl in lethal injections as it prepared last year to resume executing condemned prisoners, a then ...
2019-09-13, 22:00

Feds announce seizure of enough fentanyl to kill 14 million people, 35 arrested VIRGINIA (NBC News) – A multistate investigation involving more than two dozen law enforcement agencies led to the seizure of enough fentanyl t...
2019-09-01, 01:39

Ben Westhoff's 'Fentanyl, Inc.' confronts horrible truths about America's opioid epidemic Ben Westhoff's book is a four-year deep-dive into the world of designer drugs, and is an impressive work of investigative journalism.   &#...
2019-09-16, 23:00

Tyler Skaggs's Death Caused By Fentanyl, Oxycodone, And Alcohol Consumption The Los Angeles Times is reporting that a toxicology report has revealed the cause of former Angels pitcher Tyler Skaggs’s death. The report says tha...
2019-08-31, 12:26

Bronx fentanyl, heroin kingpin may face life in prison: officials Delacruz-Rosario, who was collared in the Dominican Republic in July and shipped to New York this month, faces up to life in prison under New York St...
2019-08-27, 17:13

5 books not to miss: ‘Cold Storage,’ ‘Fentanyl, Inc.,’ Salman Rushdie’s ‘Quichotte’ Salman Rushdie puts a modern spin on Don Quixote with "Quichotte," and screenwriter David Koepp pens a thrilling disaster tale.    &#...
2019-09-16, 23:00

San Francisco saw 150 percent spike in fentanyl-related deaths last year, report says The number of deaths from fentanyl overdoses in San Francisco ​​​​​​​jumped by nearly 150 percent last year, according to a report by the city's publ...
2019-08-11, 07:39

Max Rose rips officials for stalling on tech that could prevent fentanyl trafficking Federal and state officials are “dragging their feet” on bringing high-tech equipment to JFK Airport that could stem the tide of illicit fentanyl pou...
2019-08-27, 22:00

Pittsburgh mom found guilty after baby died by ingesting fentanyl from sippy cup PITTSBURGH (WPXI) – Jurors reached a verdict Tuesday in the trial for Jhenia Pratt, 23, who was charged with homicide after an 18-month-old bab...
2019-06-05, 22:13

PCSO: Traffic stop leads to discovery of 500 fentanyl pills near Eloy ELOY, Ariz. – Two men were arrested near Eloy Thursday night after Pinal County Sheriff’s Office allegedly located about 500 pills of fen...
2019-09-10, 07:39

Trump Drafts Executive Order Increasing Postal Service Inspections for Fentanyl The executive order would increase inspections of packages, in an effort to crack down on shipments of counterfeit goods and drugs from nations inclu...
2019-09-11, 22:00

Trump Drafts Executive Order Requiring Postal Service to Inspect for Fentanyl The executive order would increase inspections of packages, in an effort to crack down on shipments of counterfeit goods and drugs from nations inclu...
2019-09-11, 20:26

Trump's drug czar says US urging China to crack down on fentanyl, other dangerous drugs Director of the U.S. Office of National Drug Control Policy Jim Carroll told Fox News on Tuesday the Trump administration expects China to do more to...
2019-10-02, 02:26

Southern Arizona high school student accused of possessing 3,200 fentanyl pills PHOENIX (KPNX) — Three teenagers in southwestern Arizona were arrested early Wednesday for alleged drug possession, with one of them accused of havin...
2019-06-07, 00:39

White House steps up fight against foreign-made fentanyl, synthetic opioids The White House announced new steps Wednesday to fight the arrival of synthetic opioids on U.S. soil, identifying several Chinese nationals as "signi...
2019-08-21, 22:00

Accused drug dealer charged with supplying fatal dose of fentanyl to Mac Miller A Los Angeles man who prosecutors say supplied counterfeit oxycodone laced with fentanyl to rapper Mac Miller two days before his death from an accid...
2019-09-05, 06:00

Drug traffickers tied to El Chapo’s cartel smuggled fentanyl, heroin to the Bronx Nearly two dozen drug traffickers with ties to El Chapo’s Sinaloa cartel allegedly smuggled heroin and fentanyl from Mexico to the Bronx —...
2019-06-05, 22:52

Trump Urges USPS and FedEx to Crackdown on Fentanyl Trafficking From China. They’ve Been Trying for Years With tensions over trade with China escalating, President Donald Trump said on Friday that he is “ordering” the U.S. postal service and e...
2019-08-27, 05:39

Trump calls on UPS, FedEx and Amazon to 'search for & refuse' fentanyl deliveries from China In a series of tweets in which he called on American companies to look for "an alternative to China" on Friday, Trump singled out FedEx, UPS, Amazon ...
2019-08-23, 20:00

Alleged kingpin of massive, deadly fentanyl-laced pill scheme stands trial Enlarge (credit: Getty | John Moore) Utah man Aaron Shamo, 29, will stand trial starting today over federal charges that he allegedly ran a deadly,...
2019-08-12, 23:00

Drug dealer peddled heroin, fentanyl and coke at Manhattan fast food spots Want some oxy with those fries? A Manhattan drug dealer peddled heroin, fentanyl and cocaine in broad daylight at popular fast food spots — like McDo...
2019-06-19, 04:39

Exclusive: U.S. drug czar to travel to China to press government to stop fentanyl trafficking U.S. drug czar James Carroll says he will be traveling to China by year's end to inspect their efforts to crack down on fentanyl manufacturers and pr...
2019-05-21, 14:52

California 'anti-eavesdropping' bill seeks to regulate smart speakers A bill being considered by California lawmakers would allow smart speaker users to opt so Amazon, Facebook, and Apple can't store voice recordin...
2019-05-29, 15:13

Trade war explodes as Trump clashes with US firms over ‘order’ to abandon China, block Fentanyl shipments President Trump's trade war with China boiled over Friday as Beijing slapped retaliatory tariffs on America and the president clashed with U.S. busin...
2019-08-23, 20:00

Giraffes Move Closer to Endangered Species List as Nations Move to Regulate Trade of Body Parts (GENEVA) — Nations around the world moved Thursday to protect giraffes as an endangered species for the first time, drawing praise from conserv...
2019-08-23, 08:26

‘Search For & Refuse All Deliveries.’ Amid Trade War, Trump Urges USPS Crackdown on Fentanyl Trafficking From China With tensions over trade with China escalating, President Donald Trump said on Friday that he is “ordering” the U.S. postal service and e...
2019-08-24, 07:13

Cheap cell phone plan from Tello: save 50% off any plan for a month If you're looking for a cheap cell phone plan that doesn't involve complicated contracts, then you've come to the right place. Tello, ...
2019-05-21, 19:39

Elizabeth Warren gains momentum in the 2020 race plan by plan The senator’s ‘I have a plan’ mantra has become a rallying cry as she edges her way to the top – but is it enough to get past the roadblocks of Biden...
2019-06-09, 17:13

Former 'American Idol' star pleads guilty to possession of Fentanyl Former "American Idol" and "Fear Factor" contestant Antonella Barba has pleaded guilty to possession of at least 400 grams of fentanyl with intent to...
2019-08-01, 07:39

‘My Plan B Is Maybe My Plan A’: Trump Threatens New Tariffs on China President Trump played down the importance of securing a trade deal with Beijing as he prepared to meet with President Xi Jinping of China this weeke...
2019-06-27, 18:52

Don Quixote, fentanyl and gun culture: Salman Rushdie's 'Quichotte' is a bit of a mess Even Salman Rushdie concedes his 14th novel "Quichotte" - which loosely conjures the spirit of "Don Quixote" - is a bit of a mess.    ...
2019-09-05, 04:52

Ben Westhoff's 'Fentanyl, Inc.' confronts horrible truths about America's opioid epidemic Ben Westhoff's book is a four-year deep-dive into the world of designer drugs, and is an impressive work of investigative journalism.  ...
2019-09-03, 03:13

Greek PM says may seek sanctions against Turkey in gas row Greece and Cyprus will push their EU partners to penalize Turkey, including the possible option of sanctions, if Ankara is verified to have started d...
2019-06-17, 02:39

BMW CEO Krueger will not seek contract extension BMW said its CEO, Harald Krueger, 53, will not seek another term of office, pre-empting deliberations about whether he would be given another five-ye...
2019-07-05, 14:52

One and done: researchers seek lifetime flu vaccine (KGW) Getting your flu shot every year may soon be a thing of the past. Oregon Health and Science University researchers are using grant money to dev...
2019-09-10, 22:26

Why I'm fleeing Honduras to seek asylum in the US When a fellow protester against a dam that was polluting our water was killed, I left with my young son on a migrant caravanI am seeking asylum in th...
2019-07-31, 17:52

NHL won't seek early end to labor deal The NHL, satisfied with the current labor situation, announced Friday that it won't reopen the collective bargaining agreement (CBA) with its players...
2019-08-31, 05:39

WeWork may seek IPO valuation as low as $10 billion WeWork’s parent company may seek a valuation as low as $10 billion in its looming public debut, a dramatic discount to the $47 billion valuatio...
2019-09-14, 03:13

Mueller says he did not seek FBI director job under Trump Former U.S. Special Prosecutor Robert Mueller on Wednesday disputed assertions that he had interviewed with President Donald Trump in 2017 to serve a...
2019-07-24, 20:00

Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner won't seek reelection next year Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner (R-Wis.), the second-longest serving member of the House, announced Wednesday he won’t seek reelection next year. Sensenbrenn...
2019-09-05, 01:13

Seek More Gender Diversity Onstage? Look at This List After five years of pressing for parity, the collective known as the Kilroys says it is seeing progress. Meanwhile, more suggestions for plays to pre...
2019-06-18, 20:52

Another Texas Republican Congressman Will Not Seek Re-election Representative Bill Flores announced his current term would be his last, joining a long list of Republicans who have said they will retire or seek ot...
2019-09-05, 18:52

| Scientists seek out limit to human endurance US scientists who studied the performance of myriad athletes have come up with an estimate of the absolute physiological boundary of human endurance....
2019-06-07, 02:39

Fifth Texas Republican Congressman Will Not Seek Re-election Representative Bill Flores announced his current term would be his last, joining a long list of Republicans who have said they will retire or seek ot...
2019-09-04, 20:52

Senators seek 'serious' fines for antitrust violations U.S. Senators Amy Klobuchar and Richard Blumenthal introduced legislation on Friday to allow harsher penalties for companies that violate antitrust l...
2019-08-02, 19:26

U.S. senators seek 'serious' fines for antitrust violations U.S. Senators Amy Klobuchar and Richard Blumenthal introduced legislation on Friday to allow harsher penalties for companies that violate antitrust l...
2019-08-02, 20:39

Lomachenko to seek third title in Campbell fight Vasiliy Lomachenko, owner of two lightweight belts, will defend those titles and compete for a third when he meets fellow Olympic champion Luke Campb...
2019-07-20, 17:13

Cubans seek to revive little-known tango legacy Cuba may be known now for upbeat salsa, but long before that genre even emerged its Afro beats fed into the melancholic Argentine tango which was wid...
2019-07-19, 14:39

Spain's Sanchez says he will seek confirmation vote as PM Spain's acting Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez said on Thursday he will seek parliament's approval to be sworn in as premier and form a government follo...
2019-06-07, 01:00

Prosecutors can’t seek execution in case against immigrant _____ PHOENIX (AP) — Prosecutors can no longer seek the death penalty against a Mexican immigrant charged with murder in the 2015 shooting death of a...
2019-07-06, 18:39

EU leaders seek to break stalemate on top jobs The divided European Union's 28 national leaders were to spend a third consecutive day on Tuesday arm-wrestling over who should hold the bloc's most ...
2019-07-02, 01:13

A job nobody wants: Germany's Social Democrats seek a leader Germany's troubled Social Democrats (SPD) start choosing a new leader on Monday after Andrea Nahles stepped down, with a membership appalled by plumm...
2019-06-03, 11:13

Former Starbucks CEO won't seek U.S. presidency in 'broken system' Former Starbucks Corp chief executive Howard Schultz has abandoned plans for an independent presidential run, saying he did not want to split the ele...
2019-09-06, 16:00

Turkey: Families seek their abducted relatives More than 100,000 people lost their jobs in the aftermath of the attempted coup in Turkey in 2016. Some of them are believed to have been abducted an...
2019-08-04, 23:26

Nationals Advance at Last. Now They Seek a Crowning Achievement. Even after Bryce Harper’s departure, Washington was left with a fearsome rotation and potent sluggers. After their wild-card win on Tuesday, will the...
2019-10-02, 08:52

Misfiring Spurs seek derby boost "Tottenham Hotspur head into Sunday\u0027s North London derby badly in need of the injection of confidence that a victory over old rivals Arsenal wou...
2019-08-29, 14:52

NY Rep. Nita Lowey says she will not seek re-election next year “After 31 years in the United States Congress, representing the people of Westchester, Rockland, Queens and the Bronx, I have decided not to seek re-...
2019-10-10, 19:52

Virginia Beach employees seek counseling Virginia Beach city employees have been seeking counseling following the deadly shooting on Friday in which twelve of their co-workers died. (June 3)...
2019-06-04, 06:13

| Tunisians seek 'transparency' on president's health Tunisian politicians and social media users called Monday for transparency on President Beji Caid Essebsi's health after he was hospitalised last wee...
2019-07-02, 19:39

Populists Seek to Break the European Union From Within Not long ago, nationalist movements were advocating a departure from the European Union. Now they seeking seats in Parliament, promising an insurgenc...
2019-05-25, 11:39

Univision Owners Seek Exit After Tumultuous Run Univision is exploring a possible sale, a move that would put an end to 12 years of private-equity ownership marked by an erosion of the Spanish-lang...
2019-07-04, 22:39

GOP Rep. Mike Conaway won't seek reelection in 2020 Rep. Mike Conaway of Texas will not seek reelection in 2020, according to multiple GOP sources, becoming the fifth Republican to announce their retir...
2019-07-31, 22:00

How to turn your retirement plan into an early-retirement plan Interested in financial independence at a much earlier age? That is the goal of those in the increasingly popular FIRE movement.    &...
2019-08-10, 17:13

Minneapolis officer's attorneys seek no prison for shooting Attorneys for the former Minneapolis police officer convicted of fatally shooting an unarmed woman in 2017 plan to ask a sentencing judge for no pris...
2019-05-31, 17:39

Americans rarely seek guidance from clergy members DETROIT — Timothy Buchanan says he never consults clergy about important decisions, but it’s not for lack of faith: He regularly attends a nondenomin...
2019-07-08, 23:52

Buyout Firms Seek to Acquire Symantec for More Than $16 Billion Symantec has received interest from a pair of private-equity suitors seeking to buy the cybersecurity firm for more than $16 billion after it agreed ...
2019-09-07, 00:00

Dutch to seek clarification from Philippines on death of hostage Dutch Foreign Minister Stef Blok said on Friday he would seek clarification from the Philippines on the killing of a Dutch photographer held hostage ...
2019-05-31, 11:00

Attorneys seek light sentence for cop who shot 911 caller MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Attorneys for a Minneapolis police officer convicted in the fatal shooting of an unarmed woman are asking a judge for a creative s...
2019-06-07, 07:39

Investors Seek Havens as Growth Fears Persist Investors are snapping up safer assets including gold, dividend-paying stocks and the Japanese yen, underlining anxiety over trade tensions and slowi...
2019-08-19, 19:39

Minneapolis officer’s attorneys seek no prison for shooting MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Attorneys for the former Minneapolis police officer convicted of fatally shooting an unarmed woman in 2017 plan to ask a sentencin...
2019-05-31, 16:00

Police seek help identifying criminal damage suspect Anyone with information is asked to call 88-CRIME. Courtesy: Tucson Police Department TUCSON – Tucson Police Department is asking for the public’s he...
2019-10-11, 21:00

Authorities seek battery charge against Raptors executive Authorities say they will push for a battery charge against Toronto Raptors president Masai Ujiri after the executive was accused of pushing and hitt...
2019-06-14, 22:52

EV maker Nio plans Beijing plant, will likely seek a partner - CEO Chinese electric vehicle (EV) maker Nio Inc is keen to build a production base in Beijing and will likely seek a manufacturing partner, Chief Executi...
2019-05-31, 13:39

Lexington Police Seek Breakthrough In Double Homicide LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Lexington police are asking for help finding the person or people responsible for a double homicide two months ago. P...
2019-06-05, 00:52

In Vietnam beer war, Heineken and Sabeco seek to take each other's turf In Vietnam, one of the world's largest and fastest-growing beer markets, new battle lines are being drawn as Heineken NV and local industry leader Sa...
2019-06-05, 02:39

Musicians Seek Residual Payments From Streamed Programs Musicians behind the soundtracks to hits like “The Handmaid’s Tale” and “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” are seeking better pay from films and TV shows th...
2019-10-08, 12:39

Kenyans who claim UK drove them from their land seek UN inquiry More than 115,000 people allege they were forcibly removed by colonial-era armyThousands of Kenyans who say they were driven from their homes and abu...
2019-09-12, 09:13

Will Hurd, only black Republican in House, won’t seek reelection Rep. Will Hurd of Texas, the only black Republican in the House, won’t seek reelection in 2020, he announced on Thursday.“I have made the decision to...
2019-08-02, 04:26

| IAAF World Championships seek Bolt successor The first IAAF World Championships of the post-Usain Bolt era get under way with the sport seeking a new superstar as it tackles a slew of ongoing do...
2019-09-26, 16:13

The Latest: Officials seek help in motorcycle crash probe LANCASTER, N.H. (AP) — The Latest on a deadly crash between a pickup truck and several motorcycles in New Hampshire (all times local): 4:45 p.m. Auth...
2019-06-23, 01:01

Some Democratic Candidates Seek to Link Shootings to Trump In the wake of two shootings, one of which is being investigated as domestic terrorism, some said the president creates a culture that lets white nat...
2019-08-04, 19:52

Officials seek answers after blackout in New York's Manhattan Government and utility officials were still searching for definite reasons on Sunday for a five-hour blackout in a large section of New York City's M...
2019-07-15, 01:13

Climbers seek new routes to keep the thrill of Everest alive It was a scene no one could quite believe -- atop Everest, once considered the most remote place on earth, lines of climbers snaked over the ridgelin...
2019-07-07, 02:39

Chinese activists seek U.N. investigation into Tiananmen crackdown More than 20 Chinese activists who took part in the Tiananmen Square pro-democracy movement called on Monday on the United Nations' top human rights ...
2019-06-17, 03:52

FBI seek sex abuse suspect awaiting trial in New Mexico ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Federal authorities are searching for a defendant in a sexual abuse case who went missing from a halfway house in Albuquerqu...
2019-08-13, 07:52

Thai police seek three more suspects in Bangkok blasts Thai authorities issued arrest warrants on Tuesday for three more suspects linked to bomb attacks as the capital hosted a diplomatic meeting last mon...
2019-08-20, 13:39

Migrants detained in Libya, caught in crossfire, seek aid CAIRO (AP) — Eritrean migrants say the facility where they are detained in western Libya was caught in the crossfire between rival militias. The two ...
2019-07-01, 10:13

Chinese activists seek UN investigation into Tiananmen crackdown More than 20 Chinese activists who took part in the Tiananmen Square pro-democracy movement called on Monday on the United Nations' top human ri...
2019-06-17, 06:00

Antibiotics Developers Seek a Cure for Industry Ills The bankruptcy of drug developer Achaogen illustrates the challenge facing companies seeking new antibiotics at a time when cash-strapped hospitals a...
2019-07-19, 17:00

Chinese Carriers Seek Compensation For Boeing 737 MAX Groundings China's official airline association said Friday it will help 13 member carriers seek compensation from Boeing for losses already approaching $580 mi...
2019-05-24, 20:52

Police seek help after Marshall County man found dead GILBERTSVILLE, Ky. (LEX 18) — Kentucky State Police are seeking the public’s help after a Marshall County man was found dead Saturday in ...
2019-06-30, 20:26

Asylum applications in EU rise as more Venezuelans seek refuge The number of people seeking political asylum in the European Union is rising again, driven up by Latin American refugees, but flows are expected to ...
2019-06-24, 09:26

| Banyana seek redemption in World Cup after woeful build-up Banyana Banyana make their Women's World Cup debut against Spain in the French port city of Le Havre having failed to win in 10 matches since qualify...
2019-06-07, 09:52

China's Big Three Airlines Seek 737 MAX Payouts From Boeing: Reports China's three biggest airlines have filed claims seeking compensation from Boeing over the grounding and delayed delivery of 737 MAX 8 aircraft follo...
2019-05-22, 08:26

13-term Texas Rep. Mac Thornberry won't seek re-election in 2020 Thirteen-term Republican Texas congressman Mac Thornberry, head of the House armed services committee, announced Monday he won't seek re-election in ...
2019-09-30, 18:52

Police seek man in violent rape in Jamaica, Queens Police Saturday released the name and photo of a man they say raped and brutally attacked his female acquaintance inside his Queens home this week. T...
2019-06-02, 08:26

Investors Seek Middle Ground in Convertible Bonds Concerned that the long bull run in stocks may have run its course and tired of high-yield bonds that don’t live up to their name, more investors are...
2019-09-30, 15:39

German parties seek recall of far-right district mayor Politicians from three German mainstream parties scrambled Monday to recall a far-right district mayor they had elected after nobody else volunteered...
2019-09-09, 18:00

Serena may seek grasscourt wildcard ahead of Wimbledon Serena Williams said she felt "pretty far away" from her optimal level after suffering a surprise third round defeat at the French Open to Sofia Keni...
2019-06-01, 22:26

UK prosecutors won’t seek retrial in abused wife case LONDON (AP) — British prosecutors won’t seek a retrial for a woman who had been serving a life sentence for killing her husband. Sally Challen ...
2019-06-07, 16:26

UPDATE 1-Former Starbucks CEO won't seek U.S. presidency in 'broken system' Former Starbucks Corp chief executive Howard Schultz has abandoned plans for an independent presidential run, saying he did not want to split the ele...
2019-09-06, 14:00

U.S. SEC proposes exchanges seek public consultation on data fee changes The U.S. securities regulator on Tuesday proposed a change to the way exchange operators alter their fees, in a move aimed at improving transparency ...
2019-10-02, 04:26

U.S. officials seek to tamp down Trump rhetoric on Iran U.S. officials who briefed Congress about Iran on Tuesday sought to convince lawmakers that President Donald Trump's administration wants to deter Te...
2019-05-22, 01:26

England seek balance between blooding youth and qualification Euro 2020 group game against Kosovo gives Gareth Southgate opportunity to rotate with reduced riskA key difference between the qualifying campaigns f...
2019-09-10, 00:00

Women seek abortions out of state amid restrictions ATLANTA — At a routine ultrasound when she was five months pregnant, Hevan Lunsford began to panic when the technician took longer than normal, then ...
2019-09-10, 00:52

Mnuchin Urges Suppliers to Seek Huawei Exemptions Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin in recent days urged U.S. suppliers of Huawei Technologies to seek exemptions to resume sales to the blacklisted Ch...
2019-07-11, 12:52

Metro Bank to seek new chair as Hill steps aside Metro Bank will on Wednesday try to draw a line under a series of corporate governance rows with the City by announcing that it is kicking off a sear...
2019-07-23, 21:39

Legislators seek answers on Boeing 737 Max alert defect Two key legislators want answers from Boeing and federal regulators about why the company waited more than a year to disclose that a safety alert in ...
2019-06-07, 16:26

Mnuchin Urges U.S. Firms to Seek Huawei Exemptions Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin in recent days urged U.S. suppliers of Huawei Technologies to seek exemptions to resume sales to the blacklisted Ch...
2019-07-11, 01:52

Republicans flail as they seek coherent strategy against impeachment Trump’s allies offer a scattershot response to allegations as the president presents contradictory accountsTrump impeachment – live updatesRepublican...
2019-10-01, 22:52

Prosecutors seek life sentence in Charlottesville car attack CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Federal prosecutors are asking a judge to give a life sentence to a man convicted of hate crimes for plowing his car into...
2019-06-28, 07:52

Sweden Won't Seek Warrant for Assange, Easing U.S. Extradition Bid A Swedish judge on Monday rejected a request to issue an arrest order for Julian Assange, a move that could ease efforts by the U.S. to extradite the...
2019-06-04, 09:52

With a Strong Foundation, the Nationals Seek a Crowning Achievement Even after Bryce Harper’s departure, Washington was left with a fearsome rotation and potent sluggers. Will it be enough to finally advance to a cham...
2019-10-02, 03:39

China's big three airlines seek Boeing compensation over 737 MAX grounding China's three biggest airlines have asked U.S. planemaker Boeing Co to compensate them for losses caused by the grounding and delayed deliveries of 7...
2019-05-22, 14:00

Producers seek Q3 aluminium premium of $115-$120/T from Japan buyers Top aluminium producers have offered Japanese buyers a premium of $115-$120 a tonne for July-September primary metal shipments, up 10% to 14% from th...
2019-06-03, 11:13

Ten States Seek to Block T-Mobile, Sprint Merger A group of 10 state attorneys general plan to sue T-Mobile and Sprint to block their merger, according to people familiar with the matter, adding ano...
2019-06-11, 17:52

Keystone XL pipeline opponents again seek to block construction Opponents of the Keystone XL oil pipeline asked a judge to again block construction of the project after U.S. President Donald Trump issued it a new ...
2019-07-11, 05:52

Mnuchin Said to Advise U.S. Firms to Seek Huawei Exemptions Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin in recent days urged U.S. suppliers of Huawei Technologies to seek exemptions to resume sales to the blacklisted Ch...
2019-07-11, 06:39

In the Western Conference, Teams Known for Heartbreak Seek Glory The St. Louis Blues are the only “Expansion Six” team left without a Stanley Cup. The San Jose Sharks came later, but have endured similar heartbreak...
2019-05-22, 17:39

Central Park 5 prosecutor won’t seek renewal of Columbia job NEW YORK (AP) — Fallout from the Netflix miniseries that dramatizes the events surrounding the Central Park Five trial continues. The New York Post r...
2019-06-13, 07:01

Vulnerable Democrats seek impeachment guidance from Pelosi Swing district House Democrats are seeking more help from leadership on how to handle the impeachment drive as they enter the most perilous stretch o...
2019-09-27, 09:26

EV maker Nio plans Beijing plant, will likely seek a partner: CEO Chinese electric vehicle (EV) maker Nio Inc is keen to build a production base in Beijing and will likely seek a manufacturing partner, Chief Executi...
2019-05-31, 20:52

India may seek neutral venue for Davis Cup tie against Pakistan India may request the International Tennis Federation (ITF) to shift next month's Davis Cup tie against Pakistan from Islamabad to a neutral venue be...
2019-08-08, 16:26

Puerto Rico’s embattled governor says he won’t seek reelection Puerto Rico's embattled governor says he will not seek re-election but will not resign as the island's leader, though he will step down as head of hi...
2019-07-22, 09:26

Iran Says Inspections Show It Does Not Seek Nuclear Weapon President Hassan Rouhani said Friday that Iran's abidance by nuclear inspections proves it does not seek to develop atomic weapons despite having sca...
2019-09-28, 00:39

Israeli Labor party leader says he won’t seek re-election JERUSALEM (AP) — The leader of Israel’s venerable Labor party says he won’t seek re-election as party chairman. Avi Gabbay announced on T...
2019-06-11, 13:00

Retail Divide Widens as Shoppers Seek Value and Convenience Retailers offering deals from bargains on brand-name goods to conveniences such as free shipping are gaining share at the expense of peers that have ...
2019-08-22, 08:00

Southwest pilots to seek compensation for Boeing 737 Max impact The pilots union for Southwest Airlines says it will ask Boeing for compensation to cover legal costs and lost income for pilots due to the 737 Max g...
2019-06-19, 15:13

British PM Theresa May prepares to step down; 13 seek to replace her Thirteen candidates are vying to replace British Prime Minister Theresa May, who is preparing to step down Friday after failing to reach an agreement...
2019-06-04, 00:52

Air Travel Workers Seek to Capitalize on Newfound Clout A shortage of controllers hastened the end of the government shutdown this year. Now catering employees hope a similar dynamic will help them win bet...
2019-06-04, 17:52

Apple will seek theater deals for movies before streaming Apple plans to take a different path from streaming rival Netflix and allow theatrical releases for some of the feature-length films it has begun pro...
2019-09-27, 21:00

Numbed by war, generations of Afghans seek solace in voting Nearly two decades ago, an Afghan man risked his life to protect the country's prized artefacts by hiding them in the basement of the central bank of...
2019-09-27, 17:52

Cops seek another suspect in Harlem water dousing Cops want to question a 21-year-old in connection with one of the viral water bucket incidents that caused outrage among officers and politicians, au...
2019-08-07, 06:52

Apple will seek theater deals for movies before streaming: WSJ Apple Inc plans to take a different path to streaming rival Netflix and allow theatrical releases for some of the feature-length films it has begun p...
2019-09-27, 13:52

Fake Christchurch attack victims seek NZ$17k in support New Zealand police have raised concerns over people faking their presence at two deadly mosque shootings in March. More than NZ$7 million has been pa...
2019-06-28, 18:00

Qatar Airways to seek compensation from Boeing over MAX grounding Qatar Airways plans to seek compensation from Boeing over the grounding of three 737 MAX aircraft by Italian airline Air Italy, where the Qatari comp...
2019-06-07, 14:00

The Latest: Southwest pilots’ union to seek compensation WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the House aviation subcommittee hearing on the Boeing 737 Max (all times local): 9:25 a.m. The head of the pilotsR...
2019-06-19, 17:00

5 books not to miss: ‘Cold Storage,’ ‘Fentanyl, Inc.,’ Salman Rushdie’s ‘Quichotte’ Salman Rushdie puts a modern spin on Don Quixote with "Quichotte," and screenwriter David Koepp pens a thrilling disaster tale.    &#...
2019-09-03, 03:13

Only Black Republican, Trump Critic In US House Will Not Seek Reelection The only black Republican Congressman in the US House of Representatives, who has criticized US President Donald Trump's attacks on ethnic minority l...
2019-08-02, 08:00

Stakes Are High as Nations Seek Accord on Taxing in Digital Age International negotiators say they are making progress on rewriting rules for how countries tax multinational corporations, marching toward consensus...
2019-06-06, 14:13

Feds to seek death penalty for Pittsburgh synagogue shooter Federal prosecutors will seek the death penalty for an anti-Semite who gunned down 11 people at a Pittsburgh synagogue last year, according to court ...
2019-08-27, 02:00

Sterilized Workers Seek to Collect Damages Against Dow Chemical in France A pesticide made by Dow Chemical sterilized thousands of banana workers in Nicaragua decades ago. In an unusual legal move, they are turning to Franc...
2019-09-19, 13:00

Senate Democrats seek Fed probe into Deutsche Bank and Trump A group of U.S. Senate Democrats is urging the Federal Reserve to investigate Deutsche Bank AG's relationship with President Donald Trump and his son...
2019-06-06, 23:39

Canada manhunt: Police seek teens over couple's killing Police in Canada are searching for two suspects in connection with three murders, including the killings of an American woman and Australian man. Bot...
2019-07-24, 06:00

More Northern Irish women seek abortions in England and Wales Rise of 22% comes as greater number of mothers and women over 35 have terminationsThe number of Northern Irish women seeking abortions in England and...
2019-06-13, 21:52

U.S. seeking to make Cubans seek asylum in Honduras: minister Honduran Foreign Minister Lisandro Rosales said on Tuesday that negotiations with the United States could make Cuban migrants passing through the Cen...
2019-09-18, 04:13

Buyout Firms Permira, Advent Seek to Acquire Symantec Symantec has received interest from a pair of private-equity suitors seeking to buy the cybersecurity firm for more than $16 billion after it agreed ...
2019-09-06, 20:52

Prosecutors seek death penalty for Pittsburgh synagogue shooter The U.S. attorney's office in Pittsburgh filed a notice of intent Monday to seek the death penalty against 46-year-old Robert Bowers in last year's a...
2019-08-27, 00:52

Pellegrini wary of Norwich's Pukki as West Ham seek first home win "Norwich City striker Teemu Pukki has quickly adapted to the challenges of the Premier League and West Ham United must exercise caution when they hos...
2019-08-29, 16:00

U.S. House panel chairman says he'll seek to block any tariffs on Mexico The head of the U.S. House Ways and Means Committee on Thursday vowed to take steps aimed at blocking tariffs on Mexican goods if President Donald Tr...
2019-06-06, 18:39

Advocates seek quick release of migrant kids detained in US LOS ANGELES (AP) — Immigrant advocates have filed legal documents to try to force the administration of President Donald Trump to quickly release imm...
2019-06-15, 21:13

Women players seek class action in lawsuit against U.S. Soccer The 28 United States Women's National Team players suing the U.S. Soccer Federation for gender discrimination made a move in their lawsuit to attempt...
2019-09-20, 00:39

Prestonsburg Police Seek Man Wanted On Child Sex Exploitation Charges PRESTONSBURG, Ky. (LEX 18) — Police in Prestonsburg are asking for the public’s help in finding a man wanted on charges related to sexual...
2019-05-26, 15:26

Police seek to question man in NYC rice cooker bomb scare Three abandoned devices that looked like pressure cookers prompted an evacuation of a major lower Manhattan subway station Friday.    ...
2019-08-16, 21:52

U.S. to seek execution for Illinois man in gruesome slaying of Chinese student Federal prosecutors on Wednesday will begin arguing that an Illinois man should be executed for the gruesome murder of a Chinese graduate student in ...
2019-07-17, 18:26

U.S. to seek death penalty for accused Pittsburgh synagogue shooter U.S. prosecutors will seek the death penalty for Robert Bowers, the man accused of bursting into a Pittsburgh synagogue last year with a semi-automat...
2019-08-26, 23:13

Will Hurd, sole black Republican in U.S. House, will not seek re-election Will Hurd, the only Republican African-American member of the U.S. House of Representatives, said on Thursday he would not seek re-election next year...
2019-08-02, 06:13

Democrats seek details on U.S. military use of Trump resort hotel Documents from the Pentagon show that "far more taxpayer funds" were spent by the U.S. military on overnight stays at a Trump resort in Scotland than...
2019-09-19, 06:39

Icahn reveals stake in Cloudera, may seek board seats Activist investor Carl Icahn revealed a 12.6% stake in data analytics company Cloudera Inc on Thursday, and said he could seek seats on the company's...
2019-08-02, 00:13

Sri Lankan Islamic clerics seek clarity on face veil ban Islamic clerics in Sri Lanka are asking Muslim women to continue to avoid wearing face veils until the government clarifies whether they are once aga...
2019-08-27, 10:00

Prosecutors seek dismissal of Jeffrey Epstein case after death Federal prosecutors in Manhattan have asked the judge in the Jeffrey Epstein sex trafficking case to drop charges against the multimillionaire more t...
2019-08-20, 16:26

Lawyers seek $26 million in Volkswagen U.S. fuel economy settlement Lawyers for owners of 98,000 Volkswagen AG U.S. vehicles that had fuel economy labels that overstated efficiency will ask a U.S. judge for $26 millio...
2019-09-02, 06:52

Trump and His Aides Seek to Dismiss Mueller Hearings as a Desperate Act The president said that he had no intention of watching the former special counsel testify before Congress, but then he added, “Maybe I’ll see a litt...
2019-07-23, 04:13

E3 2019: Seek out these off-the-wall video games for experiences beyond the norm From the hundreds of video games displayed at the recent E3 expo, here's four upcoming releases that offer offbeat, quirky adventures.  &#...
2019-06-14, 21:52

Local governments seek negotiating power in opioid lawsuit COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Lawyers are asking a federal judge overseeing hundreds of lawsuits filed against manufacturers and distributors of opioid drugs...
2019-06-14, 17:26

Will Hurd, only black House Republican, is latest to not seek re-election Exit by Texas congressman, who barely retained his seat in 2018, deals blow to GOP hopes to retake HouseCongressman Will Hurd, the only black Republi...
2019-08-02, 19:13

Rats enjoy playing hide-and-seek, new study reveals The next time you see rats scampering around in the subway, they aren’t trying to gross you out — they may just be trying to play hide-and-seek...
2019-09-13, 22:00

Couple accused of defrauding military seek separate trials NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Separate trials are being sought by a Tennessee couple accused of defrauding the U.S. military out of $65 million in a scheme...
2019-06-05, 16:26

U.S. Senate Democrats seek Fed probe into Deutsche Bank and Trump A group of U.S. Senate Democrats is urging the Federal Reserve to investigate Deutsche Bank AG's relationship with President Donald Trump and his son...
2019-06-06, 22:13

Indonesian seaweed farmers seek $140 million over oil spill in Australia Indonesian seaweed farmers were set to seek more than A$200 million ($137 million) from Thailand's PTT Exploration and Production in a trial starting...
2019-06-17, 06:26

Rep. Chris Collins may not seek re-election amid trading scandal The Buffalo GOPer made the comments outside Manhattan federal court, after saying he looked forward to being "exonerated" of charges stemming from hi...
2019-09-13, 02:26

Pakistan police seek to unravel networks trafficking women With waves of arrests, Pakistani investigators are trying to unravel trafficking networks that convince impoverished Pakistanis to marry off their da...
2019-06-17, 09:13

Southern EU leaders seek united policy front at meeting The leaders of France, Italy, Spain, Portugal, Greece, Cyprus and Malta have gathered in Valletta for the 6th South European Union summit on Friday, ...
2019-06-14, 19:26

Will Hurd, sole black Republican in House, won't seek re-election Rep. Will Hurd, R-Texas, a three-term Congressman and the only black Republican in the House of Representatives, announced he will not seek reelectio...
2019-08-02, 20:13

The Latest: Detroit police seek person of interest in deaths DETROIT (AP) — The Latest on a possible serial killer in Detroit (all times local): 5:53 p.m. Detroit’s police chief has identified a person of...
2019-06-08, 01:13

Police seek smart doorbell networks to solve crimes Police departments across the U.S. are asking residents to register their security cameras so they can quickly request footage if an incident occurs ...
2019-06-17, 18:39

U.K. Labour Party to seek Brexit deadline extension in Parliament Current plans call for Britain to leave the EU on that date unless Britain formally asks for an extension and each of the bloc’s other 27 nations agr...
2019-09-01, 19:52

Opioid Defendants Seek to Disqualify Judge Overseeing 2,300 Cases In a surprising move, drug distributors and pharmacy chains on the eve of a landmark federal trial argued that the judge already believed that defend...
2019-09-14, 19:52

Report: Chargers' holdout RB Gordon allowed to seek trade With their regular-season opener about a week away, the Los Angeles Chargers have given holdout running back Melvin Gordon permission to look for tra...
2019-09-01, 15:52

Trump ex-aide Manafort to seek dismissal of New York charges Paul Manafort, U.S. President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, will ask a judge to dismiss criminal charges against him in New York, his lawy...
2019-06-13, 23:39

Toronto police seek 4th person in Raptors rally shooting Police in Canada are looking for a fourth person and haven't recovered the gun involved in a shooting at a rally for the NBA champion Raptors that le...
2019-06-18, 19:13

Best friends, miniature horse and goose seek forever home PHILADELPHIA (CNN) – Go to any animal shelter and you’re sure to see bonded pairs of dogs and cats looking for homes. But at the Bucks Co...
2019-08-31, 03:39

EU court advisor: Facebook can be ordered to seek out illegal comments An advisor to the EU's top court said on Tuesday that Facebook could be ordered to seek out all content on its platform identical to that found to be...
2019-06-04, 10:26

Carlo Ancelotti has all the pieces in place. Now Napoli seek silverware The Italian has moulded a smart, adaptable side and Liverpool’s visit is a chance to take the first step towards true successCarlo Ancelotti does not...
2019-09-17, 13:52

Italy president begins talks to seek way out of government crisis Italian President Sergio Mattarella begins two days of talks with parties on Wednesday to seek a way out of a political crisis that will lead to form...
2019-08-21, 03:13

El Salvador will seek third trial of woman accused of 'murdering' stillborn Evelyn Hernández was exonerated in a retrial after an earlier judgment found her guilty of homicide Prosecutors in El Salvador have announced that th...
2019-09-07, 16:52

Italy says it won't seek fight with EU, amid talk of government crisis The Italian government is confident it can reach a compromise with Brussels and avoid sanctions over its deteriorating public finances, the economy m...
2019-06-02, 16:00

Clean energy projects worth $1.5 billion seek Finnish aid Fifteen companies have applied for Finnish investment aid to partly fund new large-scale demonstration energy projects worth $1.5 billion, six of the...
2019-06-20, 15:26

Saints seek second opinion on QB Drew Brees' hand injury The New Orleans Saints might have to wait until midseason or later for the return of quarterback Drew Brees, who suffered a thumb injury vs. the Rams...
2019-09-17, 02:13

Liberal MP Dominic LeBlanc, recovering from cancer, will seek re-election Dominic LeBlanc stepped away from his duties as federal minister of intergovernmental and northern affairs in April after being diagnosed with a form...
2019-06-18, 22:13

Spain's king invites Sanchez to seek parliamentary vote as PM Spain's King Felipe VI invited acting head of government Pedro Sanchez on Thursday to seek parliament's approval to be sworn in as prime minister, pa...
2019-06-07, 01:00

'Sustainably Fracked': Shale Producers Seek a Green Label Some shale drillers want consumers to know that their natural gas was sustainably fracked, marketing their natural gas as a cleaner fossil fuel that’...
2019-08-22, 20:52

Federer, Serena seek U.S. Open quarter-final berths on day seven Roger Federer will try to avoid a second consecutive fourth-round exit from the U.S. Open when he returns to action on Sunday while Serena Williams r...
2019-09-01, 15:52

Italy’s Democrats seek to ward off early vote and Salvini Lawmakers in Italy’s largest opposition party, the center-left Democrats, huddled to see if they could gather enough support in parliament for a dura...
2019-08-21, 18:26

Puerto Rican Gov. Ricardo Rosselló Says He Won't Seek Reelection, But Also Won't Resign After days of large protests in San Juan, Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló said he will not seek reelection in 2020, but plans to stay in office thr...
2019-07-22, 05:26

Boris Johnson will seek Brexit extension if no deal reached by Oct. 19 It’s a step the prime minister is required to take under a new law recently passed by opposition politicians, the BBC reported, citing a government f...
2019-10-05, 00:52

US Doesn't Seek War With Iran, But Won't Back Down: Vice President Pence U.S. Vice President Mike Pence said on Monday that the United States is prepared to protect U.S. personnel and citizens in the Middle East as tension...
2019-07-08, 22:00

The Latest: Polls open in Czech Republic, centrists seek win BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on the four-day voting in the European Union to fill the 751-seat European Parliament (all times local): 2:50 p.m. Polls h...
2019-05-24, 15:52

U.S. to seek death penalty for murder of Chinese grad student U.S. prosecutors were expected on Monday to argue that an Illinois man who kidnapped, raped and murdered a Chinese graduate student two years ago sho...
2019-07-08, 15:52

Bruce Arena and New England Revolution seek a fresh start in each other Arena, after the greatest failure of a hugely successful coaching career, takes on the challenge of reviving a franchise that has been left behind in...
2019-05-24, 16:39

Indonesian woman jailed for reporting harassment to seek amnesty An Indonesian woman sentenced to prison for reporting her employer for sexual harassment said on Monday she will ask President Joko Widodo for an amn...
2019-07-08, 15:52

Visionary Musicians Seek Truths for the Future in a Spiritual Past Moor Mother, Ben Lamar Gay, Angel Bat Dawid and other jazz-adjacent storytellers are embracing tradition and questions about the nature of performanc...
2019-08-13, 19:00

Top House Armed Services Republican Mac Thornberry won't seek reelection Rep. Mac Thornberry (R-Texas) announced on Monday that he won’t seek reelection in 2020, marking yet another high-profile retirement for House Republ...
2019-09-30, 20:52

Iran’s president says it does not seek war with US, but will give ‘a crushing response’ if attacked TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s president says it does not seek war with US, but will give ‘a crushing response’ if attacked. The post I...
2019-06-12, 19:26

Some WeWork Board Members Seek to Remove Adam Neumann as CEO A bloc of WeWork directors is planning to push Adam Neumann to step down as chief executive after a tumultuous week in which the startup delayed its ...
2019-09-22, 22:13

Mexico: Five years after 43 students go missing, families still seek justice The Mexican government has the power to investigate what really happened to the 43 students who disappeared in 2016. Investigators must speak to witn...
2019-09-30, 20:26

Israel Folau says he will seek apology from Rugby Australia over sacking Folau also claims in interview with Alan Jones and Peta Credlin that Rugby Australia offered him money to take down Instagram postIsrael Folau has sa...
2019-06-27, 20:52

Estonia PM says EU leaders will seek bigger majority to agree on top jobs Estonian Prime Minister Juri Ratas on Monday said there was enough backing for an agreement on how to allocate the European Union's top jobs, but tha...
2019-07-01, 14:13

U.S. Weighs Letting Companies Seek New Penalties Over Currency Manipulation U.S. companies would be able to seek penalties against foreign competitors they say benefit from artificially weak currencies, under a new rule propo...
2019-05-25, 00:00

U.S. House Democrats seek resolution condemning Trump tweets Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives will introduce a resolution condemning President Donald Trump's "xenophobic tweets" that have led to c...
2019-07-16, 07:13

NBA fans in China seek refund from Tencent as streaming suspended Some Chinese National Basketball Association (NBA) fans have asked for streaming subscription refunds from exclusive service provider Tencent amid a ...
2019-10-09, 11:26

SMMT urges next PM to seek automotive-focused Brexit deal UK manufacturing sector stands to lose £50,000 per minute in the event of a no-deal Brexit Car industry bosses have called on the UK’s next prime mi...
2019-06-27, 18:39

Central American migrants plead to seek asylum in U.S., not Mexico Several Central American migrants seeking asylum in the United States were allowed to return there on Thursday after being forced to wait in one of M...
2019-06-28, 06:39

Sri Lankan prosecutors seek to reopen student killing case Sri Lankan prosecutors have asked police to locate three key witnesses in the 2006 killings of five ethnic Tamil students, days after a judge dismiss...
2019-07-09, 14:52

Boeing crash victims' lawyer to seek testimony from 737 MAX whistleblower An attorney representing families of passengers killed in a Boeing Co 737 MAX crash in Ethiopia said on Friday he will seek sworn evidence from a Boe...
2019-10-05, 04:00

Devendra Fadnavis To Seek Rs 6,813 Crore In Flood Relief From Centre With rescue operations over in flood-hit Kolhapur and Sangli, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Tuesday said his government will seek a...
2019-08-14, 06:13

Defense seek to hold newspaper shooting trial in 2 phases Lawyers for a man charged with killing five people at a Maryland newspaper are asking for his trial to be held in two parts, to determine guilt or in...
2019-06-10, 23:13

US, allies seek access to Facebook encrypted messaging apps US, UK and Australian officials want Facebook to give authorities a way to read encrypted messages sent by ordinary users. Law enforcement has long s...
2019-10-04, 15:13

North Korea fires more projectiles, says it may be 'compelled to seek new road' Pyongyang says US-South Korea military drills are ‘flagrant violation’ of efforts to reach peace North Korea has fired two unidentified projectiles i...
2019-08-06, 04:26

Hong Kong residents with UK passports seek right to live in Britain Samson Ling may have a British passport, but it offers him no route out of Hong Kong to a life in London as protests grow against an extradition bill...
2019-06-28, 20:39

| Grief-struck families of Sudan's revolution seek justice Amidst mounds of sand capped by handwritten signs naming the dead, Khadom embraces the tomb of her son, one of the more than 200 killed in Sudan's mo...
2019-07-10, 19:26

"Enemies Seek To Sow Discord" Between Iran And Iraq: Ayatollah Khamenei Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said "enemies" were trying to drive a wedge between Tehran and Baghdad in a tweet on Monday following de...
2019-10-07, 13:52

Meat, Milk Producers Seek to Defend Supermarket Turf The producers are ramping up marketing to underscore the difference between their cattle-made products and new rivals made from soy, almonds and peas...
2019-10-07, 23:00

Progressives seek concessions from Pelosi over massive defense bill House Democratic leaders eager to pass a massive $733 billion defense bill this week must first win over frustrated progressives who are still stingi...
2019-07-10, 00:13

Samsung heir Lee won't seek board term extension: report Samsung Group heir Jay Y. Lee will not seek an extension to his term as director of the board of Samsung Electronics, the Korea Economic Daily newspa...
2019-10-04, 17:13

Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena Will Not Seek Reelection Next Month (COLOMBO, Sri Lanka) — Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena has decided not to seek reelection next month after failing to fulfill many of...
2019-10-08, 14:13

Government Not To Seek Funds For State-Run Bank Recapitalisation: Report In 2018-19, the government had pumped in the highest-ever infusion of Rs 1.6 lakh crore into PSBs to meet regulatory and growth capital requirements....
2019-06-11, 19:00

| WATCH | Christchurch victims and families seek healing at Hajj After surviving the shootings at Christchurch that killed 51 people and injured dozens in March, victims and their families searched for peace and re...
2019-08-09, 11:39

KKR, Deutsche Bank, Varde seek 35% Latitude selldown in Australian IPO U.S. private equity firm KKR & Co and its partners want to raise up to $945.42 million in exchange for 35% of one of Australia's largest non-bank len...
2019-09-26, 07:26

Xi, Modi, Putin seek to strengthen multilateral world order The meeting between Indian PM Narendra Modi, Chinese President Xi Jinping and Russian President Vladimir Putin on the sidelines of the G20 summit rei...
2019-07-02, 03:26

In Paris, Tommy Paul of US will seek Slam success like pals When Tommy Paul heads to Paris for his first main-draw appearance at the French Open, he'll be hoping to turn in the kind of performance his pal...
2019-05-21, 15:01

US Congress Given Green Light To Seek Trump's Financial Records A federal appeals court on Friday rejected US President Donald Trump's bid to block the release of years of his financial records, inflicting the lat...
2019-10-11, 22:13

Potential Fed Nominee Would Seek Shakeup of Interest-Rate Policy Economist Judy Shelton, a potential Trump nominee to the Federal Reserve, said in an interview that she would bring a “different perspective” to the ...
2019-05-21, 21:26

U.S. House Republicans to seek sanctions on Turkey over Kurd offensive Dozens of President Donald Trump's fellow Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives announced on Thursday that they would introduce legislatio...
2019-10-11, 01:00

"We Love America": Trump's Undocumented Ex-Workers Seek Meeting With Him More than 20 undocumented workers previously employed by President Donald Trump's company have requested a meeting with their former boss to discuss ...
2019-07-04, 06:52

Ireland’s deputy PM says gaps remain as EU, U.K. seek Brexit deal British and European Union negotiators were meeting Friday in search of an elusive Brexit deal, as Ireland’s deputy leader warned that the two sides ...
2019-09-20, 19:52

Iranian prosecutors seek the death penalty for suspected US spies Iranian prosecutors are seeking the death penalty for several suspects arrested last year for spying for the United States in military and nuclear bo...
2019-07-02, 22:39

Official: Poland entitled to seek German WWII reparations A Polish official says that contrary to German claims, no documents or records show his country ever renounced its right to seek World War II reparat...
2019-05-21, 15:13

Longtime N.Y. Democratic Rep. Nita Lowey won't seek re-election in 2020 Sixteen-term New York congresswoman Nita Lowey announced Thursday she will leave the House after next year's elections, opening a seat in the Democra...
2019-10-11, 05:52

UPDATE 3-Apple will seek theater deals for movies before streaming - WSJ Apple Inc plans to give its feature-length film productions extended theatrical releases before making them available on its streaming TV service, th...
2019-09-27, 23:00

House Dems seek Kavanaugh’s records under George W. Bush WASHINGTON — Two Democrats on the U.S. House Judiciary Committee, including the panel’s chairman, asked the National Archives on Tuesday for records ...
2019-08-07, 11:39

Investors seek safety on threat of wider U.S.-China spat Global equity markets slid on Wednesday as investors sought safety in bonds, the Japanese yen and Swiss franc amid renewed worries over the U.S.-Chin...
2019-05-22, 19:39

Italy's Di Maio says Rome will seek dialogue with EU but hold its stance Deputy Italian Prime Minister Luigi Di Maio said Rome would seek "a dialogue" with the European Union over its next budget while sticking to its goal...
2019-06-11, 12:00

UK PM candidate Johnson says he would seek to bridge gaps in wealth and opportunity Boris Johnson, the frontrunner to succeed British Prime Minister Theresa May, said on Wednesday the government should be seeking to bridge wealth, pr...
2019-06-12, 13:26

Researchers seek new hemp varieties to bolster Florida program Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis this week signed a bill to create a state hemp program, and there's new urgency to find varieties of the crop that can grow...
2019-06-27, 18:52

Joe Biden to seek greater involvement in global alliances as president Former Vice President Joe Biden called for greater U.S. involvement in global alliances Thursday in a New York City speech criticizing President Dona...
2019-07-11, 23:00

Poles vote as ruling conservatives seek majority control Poles were voting Sunday in a parliamentary election that the ruling nationalist Law and Justice party was favored to win, buoyed by the popularity o...
2019-10-13, 11:00

New York lawmakers OK pot decriminalization ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Lawmakers in New York state have passed legislation that would eliminate criminal penalties for public possession and use of mari...
2019-06-21, 13:52

Explainer: What can Mueller tell U.S. lawmakers that we do not already know? When Robert Mueller testifies to the U.S. Congress on Wednesday, Democratic lawmakers are expected to try to pin down the former special counsel on a...
2019-07-23, 15:00

New York lawmakers ban cat declawing New York lawmakers passed a ban on cat declawing Tuesday, taking the state one step closure to being the first in the nation to outlaw the controvers...
2019-06-05, 16:00

Opposition Leaders Seek Probe Into Alleged Leak Of Maharashtra Budget Opposition lawmakers today staged a protest over the alleged "leak" of Maharashtra budget provisions on Finance Minister Sudhir Mungantiwar's Twitter...
2019-06-19, 10:52

REFILE-U.S. prosecutors seek records from Citgo Petroleum in bribery probe The U.S. Department of Justice is seeking documents from Citgo Petroleum Corp as part of an investigation into bribery by U.S. suppliers involving it...
2019-06-04, 00:39

Lawyers seek Kurdish politician's release from Turkish jail: source Lawyers applied on Wednesday for Selahattin Demirtas, former leader of Turkey's pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP), to be released from jai...
2019-09-11, 15:39