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Can Apple Watch prevent strokes? New study aims to find out

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File photo: Apple CEO Tim Cook talks about the new Apple Watch during an Apple event on Monday, March 9, 2015, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg) Apple Watch has already been credited with saving lives by alerting wearers about heart conditions. But can the smartwatch prevent strokes? A new Johnson & Johnson study aims Read More

Cross-border bridge connecting Russia & China to open in 2020

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The construction of a long-awaited bridge across the Amur River, aimed at connecting Russia’s Far East city of Blagoveshchensk with the northeastern Chinese city of Heihe, will be completed next year. The bridge will be ready for traffic this year, according to the head of Amur Region, Vasily Orlov. He told journalists that construction works Read More

Tellurian's Driftwood LNG gets final environmental nod

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FILE PHOTO: The logo of Tellurian Inc is seen in its booth at Gastech, the world’s biggest expo for the gas industry, in Chiba, Japan April 4, 2017. REUTERS/Toru Hanai (Reuters) – Tellurian Inc’s proposed Driftwood liquefied natural gas (LNG) project in Louisiana took a major step forward on Friday as the U.S. federal energy Read More

Stocks, dollar up on trade hopes; Wall Street set for fourth week gains

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Major stock indexes rose worldwide on Friday and the dollar was on track for its first positive week this year, boosted by optimism that the trade conflict between the United States and China may come to an end. FILE PHOTO: Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange Read More

Stocks buoyed by trade hopes, set for best weekly winning streak in half a year

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LONDON (Reuters) – Global stocks rose to their highest in more than a month on Friday after a report suggested progress towards resolving the trade dispute between the United States and China. FILE PHOTO: A man is reflected on an electronic board showing a graph analyzing recent change of Nikkei stock index outside a brokerage Read More

After billion-barrel bonanza, BP goes global with seismic tech

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LONDON (Reuters) – Buoyed by the success of seismic imaging that found an extra billion barrels of oil in the Gulf of Mexico, BP is looking to take its latest technology to Angola and Brazil. BP’s Wolfspar seismic source device is pictured at Mad Dog oil field in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico, January 19, Read More

Consumer giants spurn risks to chase online subscribers

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LONDON (Reuters) – Major consumer companies including Unilever (ULVR.L), Procter & Gamble (PG.N) and Nestle (NESN.S) are chasing consumers who want food and household goods delivered automatically, even though this kind of business has not always worked. One of the possible personalised skincare regimens created by the Skinsei diagnostic, is seen in this undated handout Read More

Asia stocks rise broadly on U.S.-China trade relief

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TOKYO (Reuters) – Asian stocks rose across the board on Friday as a report of progress in U.S.-China trade talks stirred hopes of a deal in their tariff dispute and supported risk sentiment. FILE PHOTO: A man is reflected on an electronic board showing a graph analyzing recent change of Nikkei stock index outside a Read More

Facebook blocks accounts linked to Russian state-owned Sputnik

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(Reuters) – Facebook Inc (FB.O) said on Thursday it had removed hundreds of Russia-initiated accounts, which it judged to be involved in coordinated inauthentic behavior on its platforms, including some linked to state-owned news agency Sputnik. FILE PHOTO: The logo of Facebook is pictured during the Viva Tech start-up and technology summit in Paris, France, Read More