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US believes attacks came from Iran as oil supplies resume

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By Sharon Marris, news reporter The attack on Saudi Arabia’s oil facilities originated from inside Iran, according to US media reports. It comes as the Saudi energy minister announced that half of the crude oil production cut after the attack had been restored. The remainder will be fully restored by the end of the month, Read More

Passengers fight strong winds to escape airliner full of smoke after emergency landing (VIDEOS)

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A Spanish airliner that filled up with smoke was forced to make a hasty landing in Barcelona, but the evacuation was hampered by powerful winds that blew the plane’s inflatable slides up into the air. Vueling flight VY2118 was traveling from Malaga to Barcelona when things went awry. Passengers told media that the cabin started Read More

Factbox: Britain’s insulin providers prepare for Brexit fallout

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FILE PHOTO: The logo of Sanofi is seen at the company’s research and production centre in Vitry-sur-Seine, France, August 6, 2019. REUTERS/Charles Platiau LONDON (Reuters) – With Britain sourcing the vast majority of the insulin needed by its 1 million diabetics from overseas, its biggest providers have had to restructure their supply chains in case Read More

With a backup to the backup, insulin makers say they’re primed for Brexit

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LONDON (Reuters) – For two men trained as scientists, the bosses of Britain’s major insulin providers have had to become experts in ferry schedules, trucking laws and warehouse capacity as they seek to guarantee the supply of life-saving drugs through a chaotic Brexit. Georgina shows off her insulin medical supplies at her home in London, Read More

Russia’s newest passenger jet makes first international flight

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The latest Russian airliner, the Irkut MC-21-300, has made its first international flight to Turkey, the jet’s producer has announced. The aircraft took off from Zhukovsky International Airport near Moscow on Monday and flew 2,400 km to Istanbul Ataturk Airport in about three and a half hours. “The flight was normal. The aircraft and its Read More

Criminals in Syria to have sentences cut under Assad amnesty

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Criminals in Syria, including those convicted of some of the most serious offences, will have their sentences cut as part of an amnesty by President Bashar al Assad. Those who were given the death penalty will now have a life sentence of hard labour, while life terms will be cut to 20 years in jail. Read More

Coordinated drone attack cuts Saudi oil production in half

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By Javier Blas and Nayla Razzouk on 9/14/2019 DUBAI (Bloomberg) – Saudi Arabia’s oil production was cut by half after a swarm of explosive drones struck at the heart of the kingdom’s oil industry and set the world’s biggest crude-processing plant ablaze. Saudi Aramco Abqaiq facility Saudi Aramco has had to cut production by as Read More

Dorian forces Bahamas to find new schools for 10,000 displaced students

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NASSAU (Reuters) – Bahamian education officials are scrambling to find classroom space for up to 10,000 students displaced by Hurricane Dorian after the Category 5 storm ravaged two of the archipelago’s northern islands, destroying many school buildings. A girl pets her dog after Hurricane Dorian hit the Abaco Islands in Spring City, Bahamas, September 11, Read More

Exclusive: WeWork considers dramatic valuation cut in IPO

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(Reuters) – WeWork owner The We Company may seek a valuation in its upcoming initial public offering of between $10 billion and $12 billion, a dramatic discount to the $47 billion valuation it achieved in January, people familiar with the matter said on Friday. Were the We Company to press on with the IPO at Read More

Apple’s new iPhones shift smartphone camera battleground to AI

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(Reuters) – When Apple Inc introduced its triple-camera iPhone this week, marketing chief Phil Schiller waxed on about the device’s ability to create the perfect photograph by weaving it together with eight separate exposures captured before the main shot, a feat of “computational photography mad science.” FILE PHOTO: CEO Tim Cook presents the new iPhone Read More