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Whale-watching comes below scrutiny at S Africa meeting
June 29, 2017, at 8:17 AM

Dylan Walker, CEO of the World Cetacean Alliance, says thirteen million people annually board boats to look whales or dolphins, and that commercial operators proposal the action in some one hundred twenty countries and overseas territories.

The Latest: Danish firm struggling to obtain engine parts
June 29, 2017, at 8:16 AM

m. A tiny Danish ship repair company says the malicious software that froze computers around the globe has forced it to re-order engine parts because the track-and-trace package system with Dutch-based transport company TNT is down.

The Latest: Germany to refuse Erdogan rally during G-20
June 29, 2017, at 8:16 AM

m. Germany'south foreign minister says Berlin will tell Ankara that a rally by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan when he visits Germany for the Grouping of twenty summit is "not possible." Turkey on Wednesday officially requested permission for Erdogan to address Turks in Germany on the sidelines of his visit to the G-20 summit, which is being held in Hamburg.

Walgreens ends yearslong attempt to purchase Rite Aid
June 29, 2017, at 8:15 AM

S. regulators and will instead presently purchase stores, distribution centers and inventory in a new deal. The proposed merger, first announced in two thousand-fifteenth, was initially for about $9.4 billion but was whittled down to about $6.8 billion earlier this year.

Look what happens when a pregnant woman chases a man she says ran off with her purse
June 29, 2017, at 8:14 AM

TV stationsays it happened at 12:30 p. m. Wednesday and when Christine Braswell, twenty-six, walked up on a man who was rummaging through her SUV.

R2-D2 unit from 'Star Wars' sells for $2.75 million
June 29, 2017, at 8:01 AM

Luke Skywalker'south 43-inch tall sidekick was assembled from components from the original "Star Wars" trilogy as well as "Star Wars: Episode I -- The Phantom Menace" and "Star Wars: Episode II: Attack of the Clones," according to the auction catalog.

June 29, 2017, at 7:40 AM


Japan and Europe are racing to consent a large free trade deal
June 29, 2017, at 7:25 AM

While President Trump talks tough on trade, Europe and Japan are getting on with business.

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June 29, 2017, at 7:24 AM

The dpa news agency reported Thursday that bomb disposal experts are expected to dispose of the 500-pound aerial bomb on Saturday, and inmates will have to be taken to safer quarters during the work.

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June 29, 2017, at 7:24 AM

The dpa news agency reported Thursday that bomb disposal experts are expected to dispose of the 500-pound aerial bomb on Saturday, and inmates will have to be taken to safer quarters during the work.

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June 29, 2017, at 7:23 AM

But despite recieving hundreds of death threats, the mosque'south founder, Seyran Ateş, says she'll continue to fight for her cause. That cause, and the principle behind the Ibn-Rushd-Goethe mosque, is that Muslims from all of the religion'south many sects are welcome to worship.

Cardinal insists "abhorrent" sex assault charges are "false"
June 29, 2017, at 7:22 AM

In the elite grouping of cardinals -- the so-called "princes of the church" Cardinal Pell was at the very top, reports CBS News correspondent Seth Doane.

Accused of Interfering With Top Science Adviser’s Congressional Testimony
June 29, 2017, at 7:21 AM

In testimony before a House science subcommittee on May twenty-three, the scientist, Deborah Swackhamer, chairwoman of the EPA'south Board of Scientific Counselors, raised numerous concerns about what she saw as a political agenda at the EPA to "marginalize" and "politicize" scientific data used to shape agency policy since Scott Pruitt was confirmed as the agency'south administrator in February.

June 29, 2017, at 7:20 AM

Bernie Sanders' donor list from his two thousand sixteen presidential campaign is only powerful when associated with the senator, his strategists say. ALSO ON HUFFPOST.

War in Afghanistan: Will Mattis Commit More Troops?
June 29, 2017, at 7:18 AM

The move comes in response to a request from NATO commanders to allow around 3.000 troops.

Accel leads $22.8M Series A in Swedish telehealth startup, KRY
June 29, 2017, at 7:14 AM

(Which does implore the question what the Dr in the over promo photo will be doing with the stethoscope that’s draped over his shoulders… ) Its pitch is that KRY reduces pressure on highly strained healthcare systems by offering a “more accessible and convenient digital consultation service”, by allowing patients to obtain a video-based consultation from the consolation of their home, using KRY’s app.

Russia salary war of words with Britain over navy pride
June 29, 2017, at 7:13 AM

Defense Secretary Michael Fallon said earlier this week that Russia will see at the British aircraft carrier, HMS Queen Elizabeth, with envy, pointing at Russia'south "dilapidated" Admiral Kuznetsov carrier.

Blue Apron prices IPO at low finish of expected range
June 29, 2017, at 7:13 AM

The NY company said that the thirty million shares in its IPO would be priced at $10 per share.

UK government to regulation on Murdoch takeover deal
June 29, 2017, at 7:13 AM

K. media. Murdoch'south media grouping is trying to purchase the sixty-one % of Sky it doesn't already own, giving Twenty-First Cent Fox simple access to Sky's twenty-two million customers in the U.

Why Sacramento can’t kick its addiction to huge yards, suburban sprawl
June 29, 2017, at 7:12 AM

As the new-home market slowly recovers from the devastating recession, it doesn’t see much different than it did before, despite a regionwide effort to modify the way Sacramento grows.

Iraqi Forces Get Landmark Mosul Mosque Blown Up by ISIS
June 29, 2017, at 6:56 AM

Lt. Gen. Abdul Wahab al-Saadi says special forces entered the compound and took control of the surrounding streets on Thursday afternoon, following a dawn thrust into the area.

Cardinal Takes Leave From Vatican After Sex Assault Charges
June 29, 2017, at 6:56 AM

Pell appeared before reporters in the Vatican press office to forcefully deny the accusations, condemn what he called a "relentless character assassination" in the media and announce he'd return to Australia to clear his name."I repeat that I'm innocent of these charges.

Population superstar Adele hints 'twenty-five' tour is her latest
June 29, 2017, at 6:54 AM

The 29-year-old included a signed, handwritten note in the program for her Wednesday night indicate at Wembley Stadium in London stating, "I don't know if I'll ever tour again and so I wish my latest time to be at home." Her announcement comes at the finish of a 15-month tour throughout Europe, the US, Australia and New Zealand.

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June 29, 2017, at 6:53 AM

The House passed its version of health care reform in May, but only narrowly, and with number Democratic support. Republicans have championed repealing and replacing the Affordable Care Act (ACA) or Obamacare since its passage in two thousand-tenth, but as the months of President Trump'south administration drag on, some in Washington, D.

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