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  • Men work on the construction site of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games athletes village in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Rio Olympic athletes risk serious illness from polluted water: AP 18 minutes ago

    Athletes risk serious illness from dangerously high levels of viruses and bacteria in sewage-contaminated waters at the swimming and boating venues being prepared for … More »Rio Olympic athletes risk serious illness from polluted water: AP

    Men work on the construction site of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games athletes village in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

    Athletes risk serious illness from dangerously high levels of viruses and bacteria in sewage-contaminated waters at the swimming and boating venues being prepared for the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, the Associated Press reported on Thursday. Levels of raw sewage, the AP reported, contradict statements by Olympic …

  • An employee of Teva stands in Jerusalem oral solid dosage plant
    Teva's MS drug Copaxone has strong second-quarter sales 47 minutes ago

    Teva Pharmaceutical Industries , which this week revealed plans to buy Allergan's generics drugs business in a $40.5 billion deal, said on Thursday sales of its branded … More »Teva's MS drug Copaxone has strong second-quarter sales

    An employee of Teva stands in Jerusalem oral solid dosage plant

    Teva Pharmaceutical Industries , which this week revealed plans to buy Allergan's generics drugs business in a $40.5 billion deal, said on Thursday sales of its branded multiple sclerosis drug Copaxone rose 12 percent in the second quarter even though it faces new competition. Teva, the world's biggest generic drug maker, …

  • Romania investigates suspected drug company bribes 59 minutes ago

    (Reuters) - Romanian anti-corruption prosecutors have conducted a series of searches at drug companies, hospitals and clinics this week to investigate suspected bribes … More »Romania investigates suspected drug company bribes

    (Reuters) - Romanian anti-corruption prosecutors have conducted a series of searches at drug companies, hospitals and clinics this week to investigate suspected bribes paid to doctors for prescribing cancer drugs. The country's National Anti-corruption Directorate (DNA) said in an emailed statement that its officials visited …

  • Rescue team members search for the landslide victims at Lumle village
    Landslide near Nepal's popular Annapurna trek route kills 30 1 hour 12 minutes ago

    By Gopal Sharma LUMLE, Nepal (Reuters) - Landslides triggered by torrential rain in Nepal swept through villages on Thursday, killing at least 30 people close to the … More »Landslide near Nepal's popular Annapurna trek route kills 30

    Rescue team members search for the landslide victims at Lumle village

    By Gopal Sharma LUMLE, Nepal (Reuters) - Landslides triggered by torrential rain in Nepal swept through villages on Thursday, killing at least 30 people close to the nation's most popular trekking circuit, home ministry officials said. Heavy monsoon rains have also caused flooding and fatalities across northern India …

  • This Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2010 picture shows bottles of the abortion-inducing drug RU-486 in Des Moines, Iowa. THE CANADIAN PRES/AP,Charlie Neibergall
    Abortion pill RU-486 approved by Health Canada after 2 1/2 year review 1 hour 39 minutes ago

    A quarter century after women in France were first given access to it, the abortion drug known as RU-486 is finally going to be available in Canada. Health Canada confirmed … More »Abortion pill RU-486 approved by Health Canada after 2 1/2 year review

    This Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2010 picture shows bottles of the abortion-inducing drug RU-486 in Des Moines, Iowa. THE CANADIAN PRES/AP,Charlie Neibergall

    A quarter century after women in France were first given access to it, the abortion drug known as RU-486 is finally going to be available in Canada. Health Canada confirmed late Wednesday that it had approved the drug for use here, 2 1/2 years after the manufacturer's application was submitted. "The application has been …

  • British television presenter Clarkson returns to his home in west London

    Sacked BBC "Top Gear," host Jeremy Clarkson has signed a deal with Amazon to present a new motoring show alongside his former co-presenters Richard Hammond and James May. Clarkson was fired from the BBC for physically attacking a member of Top Gear's production staff in March. Amazon said the new show, to be overseen …

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    Sacked BBC "Top Gear," host Jeremy Clarkson has signed a deal with Amazon to present a new motoring show alongside his former co-presenters Richard Hammond and James May. Clarkson was fired from the BBC for physically attacking a member of Top Gear's production staff in March. Amazon said the new show, to be overseen …

  • (Reuters) - Canadian oil producer Penn West Petroleum Ltd cut its 2015 capital budget for the second time as it looks to contain costs amid a steep fall in crude oil prices. The company also reported a smaller-than-expected quarterly loss, helped by a 21 percent fall in total expenses. Penn West cut its capital budget …

  • Cigna CEO David Cordani is interviewed at Reuters Health Summit 2014 in Washington

    (Reuters) - Health insurer Cigna Corp, which agreed to be bought by Anthem Inc for $47 billion this month, reported a 2.6 percent rise in quarterly profit as it added more members in its commercial and government businesses.

  • By Aditya Ghosh SANDESHKHALI, India (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Eleven-year old Srijita Bhangi sits in the waiting room of the jetty boat that connects her island home in Khulna to the mainland Sundarbans, near India's border with Bangladesh.

  • Accused Aurora theater gunman James Holmes listens during his arraignment in Centennial

    Defense lawyers trying to save the life of Colorado movie rampage gunman James Holmes have called witness after witness to take the stand just feet from where he sits, tethered to the floor, expressionless. At the beginning of his trial in late April, defense lawyers said they would show how Holmes was a normal, happy, …

  • Israel's parliament authorized on Thursday the force-feeding of prisoners on hunger strike, a move that has met vehement opposition from the country's medical association and rights groups. The legislation promoted by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's rightist coalition reflected Israel's concern that hunger strikes …

  • Potatoes painted with faces and cartoons are seen on display during the World Potato Congress on the outskirts of Beijing

    By Niu Shuping and David Stanway BEIJING (Reuters) - Once seen as food for the poor, the humble potato is being pushed in China as a tasty, nutritious part of any meal as the world's most populous country struggles with water shortages and looks for alternatives to the traditional rice and noodles. China already produces …

  • File photo of Russian PM Putin speaking with Venediktov, editor in chief of the "Ekho Moskvy" radio station, after a ceremony in Moscow

    By Timothy Heritage MOSCOW (Reuters) - Alexei Venediktov, one of Russia's most prominent journalists, does not go out without a bodyguard and does not answer mobile phone calls for fear of being tracked. Such precautions do not seem out of place in a country where at least 17 journalists have been killed this decade, …

  • The Planned Parenthood logo is pictured outside a clinic in Boston

    Websites operated by Planned Parenthood and its political branch, Planned Parenthood Action, were clogged by a wide-scale "distributed denial-of-service," or DDoS, attack, the organization said. Service was restored shortly after the attack, but the group opted to keep its websites offline for the remainder of the day …