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A better way to 'live forever,' even for nonbillionaires

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CHICAGO (Reuters) – Is there a cure for death? FILE PHOTO: People enjoy a walk at sunset past beach cabin on the pebbled beach in Cayeux-sur-Mer, France, October 13, 2018. REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol/File Photo Some Silicon Valley billionaires are looking for it – or at least a way to extend life spans dramatically, perhaps by hundreds Read More

U.S. SEC fines Citibank more than $38 million for mishandling ADRS

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Commuters walk past a Citibank branch in the Manhattan borough of New York, U.S., March 18, 2017. REUTERS/Ashlee Espinal WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Citibank (C.N) will pay more than $38 million to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for abuse in handling American Depositary Receipts (ADRS), the regulator said in a statement on Wednesday. The Read More

Boeing warns airlines after Indonesia crash

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Boeing has issued a warning to airlines using its 737 MAX planes after a sensor failure was identified as a potential cause of the crash of a passenger flight near Indonesia. Lion Air flight JT610 crashed into the sea off of Indonesia’s northern coast in October, likely causing the deaths of all 189 people on Read More

Potential explosive found outside George Soros's home

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A suspected explosive device has been found in a mailbox near the New York state home of billionaire philanthropist George Soros, the FBI says. Bedford police responded to the address in the town of Katonah on Monday afternoon after an employee of the residence opened the package. The employee placed the device in a wooded Read More

How Russia's trusty space launch escape system saved 6 lives after initial deadly start

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Thursday’s aborted launch of the Russian Soyuz spaceship may have sent the International Space Station’s work into disarray, but it also highlighted how much effort Soviet space engineers put into their creations. The apparent failure during booster separation of the Soyuz-FG launch vehicle rocket became the third time in history where crew lives were saved Read More

‘This is murder’: French islanders want Paris to own up to poisoning their land with pesticide

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French islands of Martinique and Guadeloupe want Paris to take responsibility for harming their land with a toxic pesticide. Ruptly crew went to see its effects on the people, who suffer skyrocketing cancer and fertility problems. Kepone, also called chlordecone, is a chemical, which was used in the past to kill insects. Just like closely Read More

Six men jailed in Britain over 'predatory' solar energy panel scam

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LONDON (Reuters) – Six fraudsters were jailed in Britain on Tuesday for orchestrating a 17 million pound ($22 million) scam to sell and install solar energy panels, often targeting vulnerable people. The Serious Fraud Office (SFO) said it had brought the men to trial after the ringleaders – two brothers and former directors of Solar Read More

Germany sees sharp rise in violent attacks against journalists – report

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Germany has seen a rise in the number of journalists being attacked while merely doing their jobs, according to a report from the European Centre for Press and Media Freedom (ECPMF). Most of the perpetrators lean to the far-right. A total of 28 journalists have suffered 22 verified physical assaults so far in 2018, according Read More