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2 doctors for incapacitated patient who gave birth leave

Jan 21, 2019

Two doctors who cared for an incapacitated woman who gave birth at a long term care center in Phoenix as a result of a sexual assault are no longer providing medical services there

UN forecasts global economic growth around 3 percent in 2019

Jan 21, 2019

The United Nations is forecasting that the global economy will grow by around 3 percent in 2019 and 2020, but says waning support for multilateralism, escalating trade disputes, increasing debt and rising climate risks are clouding prospects

Saints owner vows to pursue changes in NFL policies

Jan 21, 2019

Saints owner Gayle Benson says she pledges to aggressively pursue changes in NFL policies that will promote more "fairness and integrity."

China seems to confirm scientist's gene-edited babies claim

Jan 21, 2019

A Chinese probe into reports of the world's first gene-edited babies seems to have confirmed their existence

The Latest: Man rescued from New York river island

Jan 21, 2019

Coast Guard crew members in New York have rescued a 21-year-old man stranded on an island in the Navensink River in 34-degree weather after his small boat broke down

French leader promotes foreign investment at Versailles

Jan 21, 2019

French President Emmanuel Macron has hosted 150 international business leaders at the Palace of Versailles in hopes of producing support for his agenda as yellow vest protesters keep up their demonstrations to his government's economic policies

French watchdog slaps Google with $57M fine under new EU law

Jan 21, 2019

Franc's data privacy watchdog slaps Google with $57 million fine under new EU data privacy rules

Small business optimism showing early signs of slippage

Jan 21, 2019

The fears of a slowing economy that made investors dump stocks in recent months may be spreading to small business owners, a group that has been quite optimistic in recent years

France holds trial over horse meat found in frozen lasagna

Jan 21, 2019

Four people on in trial in Paris accused of passing off cheap horse meat as pricier beef

Ex-Nissan chairman Ghosn asks for bail, promises not to flee

Jan 21, 2019

Nissan's ex-chairman Carlos Ghosn promises to wear ankle monitor in latest request for bail after two-months of detention in Japan

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