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Which Beach You Should Be Sitting on Right Now, Based on Your Zodiac Sign (Video)

Which Beach You Should Be Sitting on Right Now, Based on Your Zodiac Sign (Video)

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"Media briefing on #COVID19 with @DrTedros"

"Media briefing on #COVID19 with @DrTedros"

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Economics

Turkish regulator eases banks' required asset ratio

Turkish regulator eases banks' required asset ratio

FILE PHOTO: Turkish lira banknotes are seen in this illustration taken January 6, 2020. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration. ISTANBUL (Reuters) - A Turkish regulator said on Monday it lowered deposit banks’ asset ratio to 95% from 100%, easing a rule set in April in the face of coronavirus that effectively forced private banks to lend more and buy more government debt. The decision had been expected after a meeting last week - when the Turkish lira ... Full story

Entertainment

Best tortilla chip rankings of 14 popular brands  Washington Post

Best tortilla chip rankings of 14 popular brands Washington Post

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Health

For blind parents, 3-D images from pregnancy ultrasound allow them to feel their infant's face  Post

For blind parents, 3-D images from pregnancy ultrasound allow them to feel their infant's face Post

Support our journalism. Subscribe today. Receiving a 3-D bas-relief model of her baby’s face in the mail was “really emotional” for Taylor Ellis, 26, a blind woman in Cockeysville, Md. “I was a little bit nervous about opening the box,” Ellis said. “I had never seen a 3-D [image], and now, it’s your baby, and it’s, like, wow.”. The idea evolved from a procedure developed several years ago at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore for fetuses with ... Full story

Law

Unrest follows police shooting in Chicago

Unrest follows police shooting in Chicago

Officers shot and wounded a suspect who was firing at them in Chicago's Englewood neighborhood Sunday afternoon, police said. The shooting led to chaos in the area, with crowds lashing out at what they called extreme police actions, reports CBS Chicago . Officers gave another story, saying misinformation sparked the widespread outrage that ended with citizens and officers injured and a sense of distrust in the community. Police said they were ... Full story

Living

Explainer: Microsoft's TikTok bid spotlights Windows maker's history with China

Explainer: Microsoft's TikTok bid spotlights Windows maker's history with China

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Microsoft Corp ( MSFT.O ) has emerged as the most likely buyer of the U.S. operations of TikTok, the popular Chinese short-video app that U.S. President Donald Trump is preparing to effectively ban on national security grounds. FILE PHOTO: A person walks past a Microsoft logo at the Microsoft office in Beijing, China August 4, 2020. REUTERS/Thomas Peter. A deal would be in line with Microsoft’s stance toward China where the ... Full story

Politics

Hong Kong police raid on newspaper filmed in real time as China flexes muscles

Hong Kong police raid on newspaper filmed in real time as China flexes muscles

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Six weeks after China imposed sweeping national security laws on Hong Kong, police moved in on media tycoon Jimmy Lai, one of the most outspoken critics of Beijing in the city. Media tycoon Jimmy Lai is detained under national security law after Hong Kong police raid Apple Daily office in Hong Kong, China in this still picture taken frpm a social media video August 10, 2020. Apple Daily/Handout via REUTERS. Lai, 71, was ... Full story

Sport

Chicago rocked by widespread looting caught on video after police-involved shooting

Chicago rocked by widespread looting caught on video after police-involved shooting

Widespread looting and police clashes in downtown Chicago were caught on video early Monday, in response to a police-involved shooting Sunday that wounded a suspect in his late teens or early 20s. Fox 32 Chicago reported that the shooting occurred Sunday afternoon in the city’s Englewood neighborhood. A crowd emerged that faced off against the police and eventually began hauling things at the officers. Police told the Chicago Tribune that ... Full story

Technology

Exclusive: Microsoft faces complex technical challenges in TikTok carveout

Exclusive: Microsoft faces complex technical challenges in TikTok carveout

(Reuters) - Microsoft Corp’s ( MSFT.O ) bid to carve out parts of TikTok from its Chinese owner ByteDance will be a technically complex endeavor that could test the patience of President Donald Trump’s administration, according to sources familiar with the setup. FILE PHOTO: The messenger app WeChat and short-video app TikTok are seen near China and U.S. flags in this illustration picture taken August 7, 2020. REUTERS/Florence ... Full story