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A year since Greece’s deadliest wildfire, wounds remain open

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MATI, Greece (Reuters) – A year since Greece’s deadliest wildfire tore through coastal towns near Athens, killing 102 people, the road to normalcy for its survivors is long and dotted with burned down homes and barren land. A combination picture shows a burnt tree at the seaside following a wildfire that killed 102 people in Read More

Huawei to move 1,000 jobs from US to Italy, plus a $3 billion investment to boot

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Chinese telecom giant Huawei has called on Rome to ensure the “transparent, efficient and fair” use of its ‘golden power’ when it comes to developing Italy’s 5G network. The CEO of Huawei’s Italian unit, Thomas Miao, said on Monday the company will invest $3.1 billion in the country over the next three years. Speaking at Read More

Violent storm kills six foreigners in northern Greek resorts

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ATHENS/NEA PLAYIA, Greece (Reuters) – Six foreigners including two children were killed and more than 100 other people injured when a violent, short-lived storm lashed northern Greece overnight, felling trees and ripping off rooftops. Witnesses reported the storm had come and gone in a matter of minutes. Winds of over 100 kph (60 mph) were Read More

JFMS survey clears Black Sea site to support future oil exploration

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7/8/2019 CUMBRIA — James Fisher Marine Services (JFMS) completes deep-towed subsea survey project for Lukoil, one of the largest publicly traded oil and gas companies in the world, in waters proven to preserve treasures dating back to Venetian golden era of centuries ago. Image: James Fisher Marine Services. Conducted offshore Romania, in the Black Sea Read More

New Greek PM sworn in as voters reject extreme far-right

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The leader of the conservative New Democracy party, Kyriakos Mitsotakis, has been sworn in as the new prime minister of Greece. The ceremony came a day after his resounding victory over the left-wing Alexis Tsipras, who was voted out after the country endured three successive international bailouts amid a nearly decade-long financial crisis. Mr Tsipras Read More

‘They made history’: USA beat Netherlands to win Women’s World Cup

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By David Mercer, news reporter The United States have beaten the Netherlands 2-0 to win the Women’s World Cup in France and secure a record fourth title. Second half goals from co-captain Megan Rapinoe and Rose Lavelle ensured victory for the American team who produced a dominant display at the Stade de Lyon. It is Read More

Golden asteroid story ‘complete BS’ spread by bitcoin bulls to pump up crypto, Peter Schiff tells RT

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The trending story about the golden asteroid Psyche 16 that allegedly contains massive amounts of precious heavy metals is a “whole bunch of nonsense,” says Peter Schiff of Euro Pacific Capital. He explained that the story is being circulated by crypto enthusiasts to spread panic among gold investors to get them to buy bitcoin instead. Read More

Lee Iacocca, auto executive who saved Chrysler from bankruptcy, dies at 94

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(Reuters) – Lee Iacocca, the charismatic U.S. auto industry executive who gave America the Ford Mustang and was celebrated for saving Chrysler from going out of business, has died at the age of 94, Fiat Chrysler said. FILE PHOTO: Former Chrysler Chairman Lee Iacocca gestures during an interview in Golden, Colorado, after his new company Read More