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British ski instructor jailed for 10 years over Australia rape

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A British ski instructor who punched and bit a woman while raping her in the street after violently attacking her male friend has been jailed for 10 years. Matthew James Williams, 29, who pleaded guilty in April, committed the vicious attack in July, last year, in Jindabyne, a resort town in the Snowy Mountains around Read More

Iran oil tanker released by Gibraltar, setting up race with the U.S.

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By Jonathan Browning on 8/15/2019 GIBRALTAR (Bloomberg) – Iran is racing to return an oil supertanker to international waters after a Gibraltar judge said he couldn’t wait for the U.S. to take action that would prolong the six-week seizure of the vessel for allegedly violating trade sanctions. The ship, the Grace 1, had been held Read More

UPS buys stake in TuSimple, testing self-driving trucks in Arizona

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DETROIT (Reuters) – UPS said on Thursday it has bought a minority stake in self-driving company TuSimple, and the world’s largest package delivery company has been testing the startup’s autonomous trucks since May on a busy freight route in Arizona. FILE PHOTO: The logo of United Parcel Service is seen at the new package sorting Read More

Teenage activist Greta takes climate campaign to the high seas

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PLYMOUTH, England (Reuters) – With the wind in her hair and TV cameras pointing at her, Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg began a trans-Atlantic crossing in a racing yacht on Wednesday to further her campaign for stronger action against climate change. German Skipper Boris Herrmann and Swedish teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg attend a news conference Read More

Climate campaigner Greta prepares to sail to the U.S. on boat with no toilet

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LONDON (Reuters) – Swedish teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg will set sail for New York on Wednesday, crossing the Atlantic in a racing yacht with no shower or toilet to join protests in the United States and take part in a United Nations summit. FILE PHOTO: Swedish teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg takes part in Read More

Climate campaigner Greta prepares to sail to the U.S. to avoid flying

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FILE PHOTO: Swedish teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg takes part in a climate strike after the five-day Summer Meeting in Lausanne Europe (SMILE) of the Fridays for Future movement in Lausanne, Switzerland August 9, 2019. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse LONDON (Reuters) – Swedish teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg will set sail for New York this week, crossing Read More

‘Feels wrong?’ Elites’ darling Greta Thunberg poses next to German ‘eco-extremist’

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The young Swedish environmentalist, Greta Thunberg, who has found attentive audiences among Western elites and media alike, has flabbergasted a German politician and police by posing with a masked “left-wing extremist.” Thunberg, 16, who rose to fame last year after organizing school strikes against climate change and has since attended an array of high-level meetings Read More

Greta Thunberg, on German coal mine visit, questions 2038 fuel exit date

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FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Swedish teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg, on a visit to a German anti-coal protest camp, questioned whether the country should continue to use the fuel to generate power for another 20 years as the government plans. Thunberg, the most visible spokeswoman of the Fridays for Future movement of students striking to demand Read More

Sarepta says adverse event report for DMD gene therapy erroneously submitted

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(Reuters) – Sarepta Therapeutics Inc (SRPT.O) said on Thursday it was informed that an adverse event report was erroneously submitted to the U.S. health regulator regarding an ongoing study of the company’s gene therapy for Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD). Shares of the company plunged as much as 19% earlier after a notice from the Food Read More

‘Totally breathtaking’: Meteor EXPLOSION on Jupiter captured in rare footage

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A stargazer landed the shot of a lifetime on Wednesday after he captured extremely rare footage of a mysterious flash of light on Jupiter, which may have been an elusive meteor explosion. Texas astrophotographer Ethan Chappel captured the incredible sight while he was filming the planet, and said the event on Jupiter’s southern equatorial belt Read More