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Moldovan President Igor Dodon is initiating the procedure of a consultative referendum because the parliament has blocked several of his initiatives, Dodon said. “My second meeting with ambassad
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Ukrainian agri-businesses exported 2,900 tonnes of cranberries and blueberries last year, which was 3.3 times more than in 2015, according to the press service of Ukraine’s Ministry of Agrarian
The late Muhammad Ali is getting the Ken Burns treatment. The PBS documentarian announced March 28 that he and two partners will make a two-part, four-hour film about the former heavyweight champ, who
Transparency International and its head Jose Ugaz have called on Ukrainian authorities to abolish controversial amendments to the law on prevention of corruption that appear designed to intimidate and
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BERLIN (AP) — Scientists, officials and environmental campaigners in Europe said Tuesday that the United States would be damaging its own interests if it rolls back the previous administration's effo
NEW YORK (AP) — Uber's first report on employee diversity shows low numbers for women, especially in technical positions. The report comes as pressure mounts on the company in light of sexual harass
The spontaneous fires, many chronicled in videos circulated on YouTube, prompted Samsung to recall millions of phones and take a $5.3 billion hit on its earnings. Samsung conducted extensive tests s
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Apple is expected to revamp Siri with contextual learning abilities and deep integration with iMessage and iCloud in its upcoming iOS 11 update, and will reportedly boost the voice assistant with the
Last week, several promotional materials for a World War 2-era “Call of Duty” game were shared online. Now, sources have confirmed the game will be called “Call of Duty WW2.” On March 23, YouTube cha
An organ-on-chip model of the female reproductive tract includes a miniature ovary, uterus, fallopian tube, cervix, and liver. The post Scientists Build a Menstrual Biochip That Does Everything But B
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A new report shows the United States spends about $800 billion per year on neurological disorders, including migraine, Alzheimer's and Parkinson's disease.
BRASÍLIA (Reuters) - Hong Kong said on Tuesday it has lifted a ban on the import of Brazilian meat, removing one of the last blanket bans by a major importer less than two weeks into a scandal over he
(Reuters Health) - Women who have insurance coverage for in vitro fertilization (IVF) may be more likely to have a baby than women who have to pay entirely out-of-pocket for fertility treatments, a U.
(Reuters Health) - Kids exposed to high levels of lead decades ago may now be approaching middle age with lower IQs and earning potential than they would have had otherwise, a new study suggests.
(Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday approved Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc and Sanofi SA's Dupixent for treatment of moderate to severe atopic dermatitis, a product widely se
In a new interview, Ida Tin, CEO of Berlin-based Clue, said that she hopes Apple will soon make a device that women can put inside their bodies to track their menstrual cycle (stock image).
A new study, from the University of Otago in New Zealand and Duke University, has found that being exposed to lead in childhood could be associated with lower IQs in adulthood.
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