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Oklahoma top court clears way for Purdue, J&J, Teva to face opioid trial

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(Reuters) – Oklahoma’s top court on Monday declined to delay a landmark trial set for May in a multibillion-dollar lawsuit accusing OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma LP and two other drugmakers of helping fuel an opioid abuse and overdose epidemic in the state. FILE PHOTO: The logo of Teva Pharmaceutical Industries is seen during a news Read More

Airbus wins China order for 300 jets as Xi visits France

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PARIS (Reuters) – Airbus signed a deal worth tens of billions of dollars on Monday to sell 300 aircraft to China as part of a trade package coinciding with a visit to Europe by Chinese President Xi Jinping and matching a China record held by rival Boeing. FILE PHOTO: The Airbus logo is pictured at Read More

Israel strikes Hamas targets in Gaza in response to rocket attack

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Israel has begun striking Hamas targets in the Gaza Strip in response to a rocket attack that injured a British-Israeli family. The military confirmed it had started a bombardment of the territory after an overnight blast in the Mishmeret farming community, north of the city of Kfar Saba, which left seven people wounded. An Israeli Read More

Israel starts striking Hamas targets throughout Gaza in response to rocket attack

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The Israeli military has begun striking the Gaza strip, hours after a Palestinian rocket hit a house near Tel Aviv. Palestinian militant group Hamas is accused of firing a rocket into Israel from Gaza early on Monday. The rocket hit a family home in Moshav Mishmeret, near the capital of Tel Aviv, injuring seven people. Read More

British-Israeli family injured by rocket fired from Gaza Strip

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Benjamin Netanyahu has cut short a trip to Washington after members of a British-Israeli family were among seven people injured by a rocket fired from the Gaza Strip. The strike destroyed a home in the Mishmeret farming community, north of the city of Kfar Saba. An Israeli government source confirmed to Sky News that six Read More

Macron wishes injured 73yo Yellow Vest protester ‘a speedy recovery and… wisdom’

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French President Emmanuel Macron, who many blame for the violence unleashed on Yellow Vest protesters, said he hopes one elderly protester whose head was severely injured during a demonstration gains “wisdom” over her injury. Genevieve Legay, a French anti-globalization activist, was knocked over by officers wielding batons at an unauthorized rally in Nice last week. Read More

Israeli army to send additional forces to Gaza in retaliation for rocket fire

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The Israel Defense Force (IDF) is sending two additional brigades and thousands of army reserves to the Gaza border after a rocket was fired into Israel on Monday, prompting fears of a major military incursion. The IDF accused Hamas of carrying out the attack which injured seven people and damaged a family home in Moshav Read More

German Transport Ministry gets dressed down after releasing ‘naked’ bike safety ad

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An ad campaign launched by the German Transport Ministry which features half-naked models wearing bike helmets has been panned by politicians – and of course, the internet – as childish and offensive. The photo of scantily clad young men and women, all donning safety helmets, is accompanied by the tagline: “Looks like s**t, but saves Read More

'No stone left unturned' as New Zealand plans inquiry into terror attack

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By Lucia Binding, news reporter New Zealand has announced plans for a royal commission – a powerful form of public inquiry – into the events leading up to a deadly attack on two mosques in Christchurch. The investigation will look into the roles of semi-automatic guns, social media and the intelligence agencies prior to 15 Read More