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Source: NBC News

5 Advantages to Being an Older Parent

Saturday 12:47 GMT

Most respondents believed being an “older” parent was more advantageous than being a younger parent, mostly because they were more “emotionally prepared.”

They found that women who used contraceptives for more than 10 years, or got their first periods before the age of 13, fared better when it came to problem-solving and executive functioning when they aged.

6 Articles
Source: BBC

Qatar says list of demands not realistic

Saturday 23:44 GMT

Qatar's foreign minister has rejected a list of 13 conditions set by four Arab states for lifting sanctions, saying it is neither reasonable nor actionable.

He said the demands were proof that the sanctions had "nothing to do with combating terrorism... [but] limiting Qatar's sovereignty, and outsourcing our foreign policy". In a statement, Al Jazeera said: "We assert our right to practise our journalism professionally without bowing to pressure from any government or authority."

6 Articles
Source: Common Domain

Dennis Rodman takes credit for Otto Warmbier's release from North Korea

Saturday 21:53 GMT

Former NBA star Dennis Rodman made an appearance on Friday's "Good Morning America" and essentially took credit for North Korea's release of Otto Warmbier, an American college student imprisoned in the country for 18 months.

Last week, State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert denied that Rodman had anything to do with Warmbier's release, and when asked about his visit said, "We strongly, strongly suggest Americans not travel to North Korea."

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Source: Fox News

Over 120 people buried by massive southwest China landslide

Saturday 23:45 GMT

 More than 120 people were buried by a landslide that caused huge rocks and a mass of earth to come crashing into their homes in a mountain village in southwestern China early Saturday, officials said.

"It's the biggest landslide to hit this area since the Wenchuan earthquake," Wang Yongbo, an official leading one of the rescue efforts, told state broadcaster China Central Television. Wang was referring to China's deadliest earthquake this century, a magnitude 7.9 temblor that struck Sichuan province in May 2008, killing nearly 90,000 people.

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Source: The Guradian

Can Brexit be stopped The answer is in our hands

Saturday 23:44 GMT

One year on, the political weather has changed and suddenly a once unthinkable question can be asked: might Brexit be stopped?

The continent’s emerging power couple, Emmanuel Macron and Angela Merkel, are chipper these days, pumped up by support at home and the fact that the eurozone is now economically outperforming Brexit Britain.

5 Articles
Source: Global News

85 dead in trio of weekend bomb blasts in Pakistan

Saturday 23:45 GMT

The death toll from twin blasts in the northwestern town of Parachinar climbed to 67 Saturday, bringing the overall death toll from three separate attacks in Pakistan to 85, with several others in critical condition, officials said.

Parachinar, a majority Shiite town, has been targeted by Sunni militants group several times in recent years, leaving dozens dead. Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif condemned the attacks, which came just days before Eid-al-Fitr, the Muslim holiday that marks the end of the fasting month of Ramadan.

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Source: CBS News

Here's what is pushing up U.S. home prices

Saturday 20:04 GMT

Buyers who have acquired their properties within the past few years also may be reluctant to sell now that the Federal Reserve has started raising interest rates.

The median sale price of a new home in May was $345,800, an increase of nearly 17 percent from a year ago, according to federal data released Friday. The median home value is $199,200, up 7.4 percent since this time last year, according to Zillow.

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Source: Global News

Officer stabbed in neck at Flint airport by Canadian suspect recovering well, doctors say

Saturday 20:04 GMT

The officer stabbed in the neck at a Michigan airport by a Canadian man is recovering well from a 12-inch “slash” that caused significant bleeding but spared major arteries and a nerve, one of his doctors said Friday.

Hurley Medical Center doctors said during a news conference that Bishop International Airport police Lt. Jeff Neville could be released from the hospital within a couple days. Dr. Donald Scholten said he is making good progress after being stabbed from “by his Adam’s apple” up “to the angle of his jaw.”

4 Articles
Source: Common Domain

Russia's answer to charges of meddling in U.S. elections: You're messing with ours, too

Saturday 21:53 GMT

When it comes to accusations that Russia hacked or otherwise interfered in last year’s U.S. presidential election, the Kremlin has consistently denied any involvement.

“Now there is one clear aggressor in Russia and it is the U.S., and the one clear defender is Russia,” said Sergei Markov, a political analyst who is seen as sympathetic to the Kremlin. “Russia is not interested to propose its own puppet in the United Sates government, but the U.S. wants to repeat exactly what they did in Ukraine.”

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Source: NBC News

Military leaders want to delay transgender enlistment

Saturday 20:04 GMT

Military chiefs will seek a six-month delay before letting transgender people enlist in their services, officials said Friday.

A RAND study found that there are between 2,500 and 7,000 transgender service members in the active duty military, and another 1,500 to 4,000 in the reserves.

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Source: New York Times

YouTube Star Randy Rainbow Brings Sass to His Trump Bashing

Saturday 20:04 GMT

The YouTube personality Randy Rainbow was so embarrassed about asking his cabdriver to take him to the Trump Hotel in SoHo on Tuesday that he pretended he was a tourist.

As they took selfies with him like star-struck teens, Mr. Rainbow, who is single, grabbed a cocktail, chatted with an ongoing line of well-built and well-moisturized admirers and relaxed into his role of gay cult hero.

4 Articles
Source: Common Domain

European stocks lower as oil shares sag; eurozone growth slows in June

Saturday 09:56 GMT

Equities in Europe lost ground on Friday, as energy shares extended losses in what’s been a dreadful week for oil prices, while investors assessed mixed signals about the eurozone economy.

Unione di Banche Italiane SpA UBI, -2.11%  , or Ubi Banca, fell 1% following a Reuters report that Italian prosecutors have asked for the lender’s chief executive and 29 other people to face trial over alleged obstruction of regulators.

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Source: NBC News

At least 120 feared buried in huge mountain landslide in China

Saturday 23:44 GMT

At least 120 people were buried by a landslide that caused huge rocks and a mass of earth to come crashing into their homes in a mountain village in southwestern China early Saturday, officials said.

"It's the biggest landslide to hit this area since the Wenchuan earthquake," Wang Yongbo, an official leading one of the rescue efforts, told state broadcaster China Central Television. Wang was referring to China's deadliest earthquake this century, a magnitude 7.9 temblor that struck Sichuan province in May 2008, killing nearly 90,000 people.

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Source: New York Times

‘This is Appalling’: Evacuated London Residents Try to Cope

Saturday 23:45 GMT

Addise Mekonen was working a night shift on Friday when he learned from television news that his apartment was one of 650 London flats being evacuated in the middle of the night amid fears that it might be as dangerous as Grenfell Tower, which had been incinerated in the deadliest blaze in Britain in more than a century.

After sitting for hours on a bench in a corner of an emergency relief center near the five towers that had been evacuated in Camden, north London, Mr. Mekonen had another night shift looming on Saturday, but no bed to sleep in.

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Source: Common Domain

Wilshire Grand Center, the new tallest building in L.A. and a schmoozer in the skyline

Saturday 23:44 GMT

The Wilshire Grand Center opened Friday as the tallest building in the city and the highest west of the Mississippi River, if only thanks to its spire.

At least until another tower passes it in height, the Wilshire Grand will stand as the imperfect emblem, the boisterous and chatty marker in the skyline, for this new city.

Source: Common Domain

Why did these generic drugs’ prices jump as much as 85%?

Saturday 11:48 GMT
Source: Global News

Steve Irwin, Carrie Underwood, Snoop Dogg to get stars on Hollywood Walk of Fame

Saturday 18:15 GMT
Source: CBS News

Here's what is pushing up U.S. home prices

Saturday 20:04 GMT
Source: NBC News

'Queen of Tejano' Selena Is Honored At Madame Tussauds New York

Saturday 18:15 GMT
Source: CBS News

Ivanka Trump ordered to testify in lawsuit over shoe design

Saturday 23:45 GMT
Source: Common Domain

Do I Hear $16 Billion $20 Billion? Analyst Predicts Rival Bids for Whole Foods

Saturday 18:15 GMT
Source: BBC

Hijab-wearing model appears on front page of major US magazine

Saturday 15:30 GMT
Source: New York Times

How to Read Aloud to Children

Saturday 18:15 GMT
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When Kamala Harris and women everywhere do their job well, they get called 'hysterical'

Sunday 13:37 GMT
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Source: Washington Post

Navy sailors made tough call to seal flooding ship compartments, unclear if survivors were inside

Thursday 22:53 GMT
41 Articles
Source: New York Times

Blue Apron Pursues I.P.O. as Amazon Looms Over Industry

Wednesday 01:32 GMT
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Source: Global News

Flint airport attack suspect Amor Ftouhi was caretaker at Montreal apartment building

Friday 19:19 GMT
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Source: Common Domain

Murdochs' bid for Sky could undergo further regulatory scrutiny in Britain

Wednesday 17:20 GMT
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Source: Global News

London fights division, anger after series of attacks, deadly fire

Wednesday 21:06 GMT
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Source: Global News

Guns kill or wound at least 19 children every day in the U.S., study says

Tuesday 17:20 GMT

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