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Mystery behind China’s ‘Loch Ness monster’ has finally been revealed… or has it? (VIDEOS)

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China has been rapt by wild rumors of a mysterious creature lurking in the waters near the Three Gorges Dam in Hubei province. Grainy footage posted online has fuelled numerous conspiracy theories, but is the Chinese Nessie real? Dubbed the “Three Gorges Water Monster,” the beast (or whatever it is) has dominated online discourse in Read More

Biotech is going to the dogs – and big profits await

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(Reuters) – For Jessica Lescault there is no question that her 6-year old English bulldog “Moose” deserves cutting-edge biotechnology cancer treatment as much as any human patient. “Pets are your loved ones, pets should be your family, pets are not something you keep on a chain in the backyard,” the intensive-care nurse from Somers, Connecticut, Read More

Subsea 7 S.A. announces details of incentive schemes and share related awards

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Luxembourg – 19 September 2019 – Subsea 7 S.A. (Oslo Børs: SUBC, ADR: SUBCY) (the “Company”) in accordance with the Oslo Børs rules, today announces the details of awards under its 2018 Long-Term Incentive Plan (the “Plan”) approved by the Board on 18 September 2019. The Company will make awards of 1,387,000 performance shares, subject Read More

Russian aggression… in a galaxy far away? NATO maritime experts seek to secure mysterious ‘Sea of Asimov’

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NATO has such talented maritime experts that they’ve discovered a conflict hotspot, as crucial as the Persian Gulf, that no one else has heard of. The mysterious Sea of Asimov urgently needs NATO’s protection. “Recent events in the Persian Gulf and Sea of Asimov have demonstrated the need for naval power and for NATO forces’ Read More

Exclusive: London Metal Exchange to delay ban on tainted metal until 2025 – sources

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LONDON/BEIJING (Reuters) – The London Metal Exchange (LME) will postpone plans to ban metal tainted by human rights abuses until 2025, giving producers three more years to comply with guidelines and the exchange time to rethink its approach, industry sources said. FILE PHOTO – The offices where the London Metal Exchange is headquartered are seen Read More

Man has extremely rare ‘devil’s horn’ surgically removed in India (PHOTOS)

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Surgeons have finally removed a four-inch ‘devil’s horn’ from a 74-year-old Indian farmer who had been asking a local barber and his brother to trim the growth for years. Shyam Lal Yadav, from Rahli village in Madhya Pradesh, sustained a head injury in 2014 after which he was left with a lump on the crown Read More

API: U.S. supply, global efforts cushion global oil markets after weekend attack

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By Dr. Dean Foreman, Chief Economist, American Petroleum Institute on 9/17/2019 WASHINGTON – An attack on a Saudi Arabian oil processing facility over the weekend has knocked out a significant part of Saudi production, at least temporarily, shaking oil markets. The precise amount and duration of the outage remains uncertain, and there are still unknowns Read More

Instagram fact-check: Can a new flagging tool stop fake news?

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Facebook has launched a new feature allowing Instagram users to flag posts they think contain fake news to its fact-checking partners for verification. But questions remain as to whether it goes far enough to counter the amount of disinformation on the image-sharing platform. The move is part of a wider raft of measures the social Read More

‘German money kills Jews’: Far-right activist defaces EU office in Israel

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Anti-migrant activists have defaced office of the EU’s delegation in Israel, dousing its lobby in red paint and scribbling offensive remarks. The incident drew ire of European officials, as well as domestic condemnation. The attack on the EU’s mission occurred late on Sunday, when a group of activists vandalized its entrance. They’ve spray painted “EU Read More