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Trump gets unexpected laugh at UN

The US president was speaking to the UN general assembly about the achievements of his administration.

How a Breakthrough Therapy Helped Two Paralyzed…

Of four paralyzed people who went through extensive mobility training, two — Thomas, and 35-year-old Jeff Marquis — eventually regained the ability to walk with help from a spinal stimulator.

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Uber's strongest growth comes in depressed…

Uber's fastest-growing market in the world is now Argentina, company executives say, attributing the expansion to the nation's sudden economic unravelling, which has boosted unemployment and sliced the purchasing power of Argentines. As Laura Frykberg reports, 20 percent of its drivers in Buenos Aires were jobless immediately before joining Uber.

Nike's 'message' marketing strikes a chord

Nike caused an uproar earlier this month with its ad featuring former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick that debuted just as the football season was about to begin

Is being vegan better for the environment?

An increasing number of people are choosing the plant-based diet.

Trump Calls Two Women's Accusations About…

Trump Calls Two Women's Accusations About Kavanaugh a Democratic 'Con Game'

China says U.S. putting 'knife to its neck', hard…

A senior Chinese official said on Tuesday it is difficult to proceed with trade talks with the United States while Washington is putting "a knife to China's neck", a day after both sides heaped fresh tariffs on each other's goods. David Pollard reports

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Shipwreck is 'discovery of a decade'

A 400-year-old-shipwreck has been found off the coast of Portugal

Jacinda Ardern Makes U.N. History With Baby Neve

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern made history again this week, becoming the first female head of state to attend the United Nations General Assembly with her infant

Trump, Brexit, hit German growth: BDI

Germany's BDI industry association on Tuesday lowered its 2018 growth forecast for Europe's largest economy, citing weaker demand for German goods due to increased business uncertainty caused by U.S. President Donald Trump's trade policy and Brexit. Sonia Legg reports

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