Tag Archives: Germany

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Boaters mapping Pacific garbage to arrive in San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Scientists & volunteers who have spent the last month gathering data on how much plastic garbage is floating in the Pacific Ocean will return to San…

Digital health startup Grand Rounds raises $55 million in funding

By Ankur Banerjee & Abhirup Roy (Reuters) – U.S. digital health startup Grand Rounds, which connects patients with medical experts mainly for a second opinion, said it had raised $55…

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Former U.S. President Carter gets powerful immune-system boosting drug

By Julie Steenhuysen CHICAGO (Reuters) – News that a patient's cancer has spread to the brain typically is a sign the end is near. But cancer experts expressed hope after…

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Barclays must face U.S. class action over Libor

By Jonathan Stempel NEW YORK (Reuters) – Barclays Plc shareholders who accused the British bank in a lawsuit of inflating its stock price by manipulating the interest rate known as…

World breaks new heat records in July: US scientists

The world broke new heat records in July, marking the hottest month in history & the warmest first seven months of the year since modern record-keeping began in 1880, US…

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Hackers claim to have exposed Ashley Madison users on Web

LONDON (AP) — Hackers claim to have leaked a massive list of users from Ashley Madison, a matchmaking website for cheating spouses, saying its owners had refused to bow to…

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China summons Western tech firms, revives bank cyber rules

BEIJING (Reuters) – China has resumed work on a set of banking cyber security regulations it suspended earlier this year, reviving a potential source of friction with the United States…

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Judge halts Terrence Howard testimony to decide legal issue

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Actor Terrence Howard briefly took the witness stand Thursday in a divorce proceeding before a judge halted the proceedings so he can decide a legal issue….

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Some German conservatives want fewer Balkan citizens to apply for asylum

By Caroline Copley BERLIN (Reuters) – Conservative German lawmakers on Sunday called for more measures to deter Balkan citizens from seeking asylum in Germany, as Europe's biggest economy grapples with…

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Seven Israeli suspects arrested after Duma arson attack

Israeli security forces have arrested several Israelis suspected of plotting violence against Palestinians. The country’s Shin Bet security service & Israel police conducted operations on Sunday morning, arresting at least…