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Carl Icahn calls out Warren Buffett over oil deal

Mon, 07/22/2019 - 18:56
Billionaire investor Carl Icahn is furious over the generous terms Warren Buffett received when he came to the aid of Occidental Petroleum's bidding war with Chevron.

Success in India's second attempt at launching Moon mission

Mon, 07/22/2019 - 16:31
India is preparing to relaunch a mission to land a rover on the moon, in what would be a first for a nation that is trying to become a space superpower.

Malls are struggling. But stores in airports are thriving

Mon, 07/22/2019 - 16:18
Malls are struggling. But stores in airports are thriving

China's answer to the Nasdaq had a crazy first day

Mon, 07/22/2019 - 13:41
China launched its latest bid for tech superpower status by opening a Nasdaq-style stock market in a frenzy of buying by investors.

Deaths darken Hong Kong protests

Mon, 07/22/2019 - 10:21

Australian swimmer in podium protest against Chinese rival

Mon, 07/22/2019 - 08:54
Australian swimmer Mack Horton has reignited his feud with Chinese swimming star Sun Yang -- and most of China -- by refusing to share the podium with his longtime rival.

UFO? Giant mirrored vessel soars across Massachusetts

Mon, 07/22/2019 - 02:40
American artist and filmmaker Doug Aitken has unleashed a 100-foot-tall, mirrored hot air balloon that will fly across Massachusetts until July 28. As the silver behemoth catches air currents on its westward voyage, its surface will reflect everything in its path as it touches down along the way, from the grassy dunes of a Martha's Vineyard lagoon to the wooded hills and verdant meadows of the Berkshires.

Prince George's birthday photos were taken by his mom

Sun, 07/21/2019 - 23:41
Kensington Palace has released a new series of photos to mark Prince George's sixth birthday on Monday.

US aircraft 'jeopardized' by unsafe approach of Venezuelan fighter jet

Sun, 07/21/2019 - 21:56
A Venezuelan fighter aircraft recently made an "unsafe approach" to a US Navy aircraft flying in international airspace, "endangering the safety of the crew and jeopardizing" the aircraft's mission, the US military said Sunday.

Zidane: I hope Bale leaves Madrid 'soon'

Sun, 07/21/2019 - 13:05
Gareth Bale's agent has called Zinedine Zidane a "disgrace" after the Real Madrid boss said he hoped the Welsh winger would leave the Bernabeu "soon."

UK finance minister to resign if Johnson becomes PM

Sun, 07/21/2019 - 11:27
The UK's finance minister Philip Hammond has vowed to resign if Conservative Party leadership hopeful Boris Johnson becomes the next prime minister, as expected.

'Avengers: Endgame' is now the biggest blockbuster of all time

Sun, 07/21/2019 - 10:55
"Avengers: Endgame," the Disney and Marvel blockbuster, will move past "Avatar" on the list of all-time highest grossing films on Sunday in its 13th weekend of release, Disney reported Saturday night.

$5M worth of gold seized by police

Sun, 07/21/2019 - 09:57
About £4 million ($5 million) worth of gold was seized at London's Heathrow Airport by Border Force officers as part of an international investigation into a suspected South American drugs cartel.

City holds first pride parade despite far-right violence

Sun, 07/21/2019 - 09:49
A Polish city celebrated its first-ever LGBTQ equality march on Saturday, but it struck a starkly different tone to the joyous and hedonistic affairs associated with pride parades.

UK vows 'serious consequences' if Iran doesn't release British-flagged tanker

Sun, 07/21/2019 - 01:59
Britain warned Friday there would be "serious consequences" if Iran did not release a UK-flagged oil tanker it seized in the Strait of Hormuz Friday, the latest confrontation in the increasingly tense standoff in the important shipping route.

BA and Lufthansa cancel flights over terrorism fears

Sun, 07/21/2019 - 00:46
British Airways announced Saturday that flights to Cairo were being canceled for seven days "as a precaution to allow for further assessment." The announcement came as the UK Foreign Office warned citizens traveling to Egypt of a "heightened risk of terrorism against aviation."

US cities are losing 36 million trees a year. Here's why it matters

Sat, 07/20/2019 - 18:50
If you're looking for a reason to care about tree loss, the nation's latest heat wave might be it. Trees can lower summer daytime temperatures by as much as 10 degrees Fahrenheit, according to a recent study.