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Crude prices in Asia jump on robust demand, tight supply

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Asian refiners are paying the highest premiums for Middle East and Russian crude oil in about a year, due to firm demand and more costly imports from the West, industry sources said. High prices could prompt refiners to draw down inventories, tightening supply buffers even as the...
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EU approval of Russia's Sputnik V vaccine delayed, sources say

BERLIN (Reuters) - European Union approval of Russia’s Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine will be delayed because a June 10 deadline to submit data was missed, two people familiar with the matter told Reuters, diminishing the shot’s prospects in the EU’s pandemic response. One of the sources, a German government official,...
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G7 summit an ‘unforgivable moral failure’ after vaccination promise broken, Gordon Brown warns

The G7 summit will be remembered as an “unforgivable moral failure” after a promise to “vaccinate the world” was broken, Gordon Brown says.“Millions of people will go unvaccinated and thousands of people, I’m afraid, will die,” the former prime minister said, after the gathering failed to agree a financing package.On the eve of the summit, more than 100 former world leaders called for the G7 to pay two-thirds of the $66bn cost of a comprehensive global vaccination programme.But the UK failed to even put it on the agenda, with the G7 instead agreeing merely to donate only 870 million...
LifestyleTMZ.com

Eyelid Bite Victim Wants Lash Tech to Pay for Medical Bills

Kelsey Salmon wants the lash tech whose dog bit off her eyelid to take responsibility, starting with covering a mountain of medical bills -- but instead, she says the woman's ducking her. Kelsey tells us the lash tech hasn't reached out to her even once since the woman's chihuahua jumped...
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Mike Pence Buys Spacious Spread in His Home State of Indiana for $1.9M

Former Vice President Mike Pence has picked up a 10,349 sq. ft. home on five acres in Indiana, his home state. The house contains seven bedrooms and eight baths; it is surrounded by lawns and semi-forested swaths in the Indianapolis suburb of Zionsville. The large lot enables room to spare...
MotorsportsAutosport Online

COVID-19 rules Campos driver Toth out of Paul Ricard F3 weekend

The Hungarian driver produced a positive test for the virus following the FIA’s mandatory pre-race PCR testing procedure ahead of this weekend’s second round of the F3 championship at France’s Paul Ricard circuit. Toth will now undertake a period of isolation before he can return to the F3 grid at...
UEFAWorld Soccer Talk

German police probe ‘irresponsible’ Greenpeace stunt at Euro match

Frankfurt (AFP) – Police in Munich said Wednesday they were investigating a Greenpeace activist for “several offences” after the 38-year-old parachuted into the stadium before the Germany-France Euro 2020 match, injuring two people. The widely condemned stunt, which Greenpeace said did not go as planned, was captured on camera shortly...
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Talkdesk Financial Services Experience Cloud™ Reimagines the Banking Experience

First enterprise-grade contact center solution purpose-built for the financial services industry. Secure, digital-first platform combines artificial intelligence (AI), analytics, and insights with out-of-the box integrations to core banking systems and processors. Connects client data from all channels to power trusted, intelligent interactions that are personalized and seamless. The launch of...
Premier League90min.com

Full Arsenal Premier League fixture list for the 2021/22 season

Arsenal will kick-off their 2021/22 Premier League campaign away at newly promoted Brentford. The Gunners will then face Chelsea at the Emirates Stadium before a tricky trip north to Manchester City before the September international break. Mikel Arteta's side will host north London rivals Tottenham on September 25, before the...
Presidential ElectionBig Hollywood

Iran reformist pulls out of presidential election race

One of two reformists approved to run in this week’s Iranian presidential election, Mohsen Mehralizadeh, on Wednesday withdrew his candidacy, Iranian media reported. That leaves six hopefuls in the race for Friday’s election, widely expected to be won by ultraconservative judiciary chief Ebrahim Raisi. Former vice president Mehralizadeh, 64, was...
CarsAuto Evolution

2022 Mercedes-Maybach S 680 Revealed With 6.0-Liter V12, Makes 603 Luxury Ponies

The Mercedes-Benz S-Class, aka the “Sonderklasse” (German for special class), arrived last year as the highly advanced, comfortable, and ultra-technologized W223 seventh generation. Then, it was only logical for the German automaker to also present the pinnacle of S-Class luxury in the form of the all-new Mercedes-Maybach version. Interestingly, Mercedes-Benz...