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U.S. judge halts construction of Keystone XL oil pipeline

09 Nov 2018

A federal judge in Montana halted construction of the Keystone XL oil pipeline on Thursday on the grounds that the U.S. government did not complete a full analysis of the environmental impact of the TransCanada Corp (TRP.TO) project. | Video

U.S. judge halts Keystone XL pipeline, dealing project another setback

09 Nov 2018

Nov 9 A U.S. judge in Montana late Thursday halted construction of the Keystone XL pipeline that would carry heavy crude oil from Canada to the United States, throwing another obstacle in the path of the project that has been in development for a decade.

Gunman at Florida yoga studio had been accused of harassment

04 Nov 2018

A gunman who killed two women at a Florida yoga studio and wounded five other people before taking his own life had previously been accused of harassing young women, police said on Saturday. | Video

Jackpot of $750 million, fourth largest in U.S. history, at stake in Powerball lottery

27 Oct 2018

A $750 million jackpot, the fourth largest in U.S. history and the second astronomical jackpot this week, will be at stake during the Powerball drawing on Saturday.

Jackpot of $750 million, fourth largest in U.S. history, at stake in Powerball lottery

27 Oct 2018

Oct 27 A $750 million jackpot, the fourth largest in U.S. history and the second astronomical jackpot this week, will be at stake during the Powerball drawing on Saturday.

Video game maker cancels three tournaments after shooting

28 Aug 2018

Aug 28 Video game maker Electronic Arts canceled three tournaments of its Madden NFL 19 football game to review safety protocols after a competitor who lost a tournament attacked with a gun, killing two gamers and wounding 11 others.

Wyoming secretary of state set to win Republican gubernatorial primary

22 Aug 2018

Wyoming Secretary of State Mark Gordon was on course on Tuesday to defeat five other candidates in the state's Republican gubernatorial primary, among them a financier who got the support of President Donald Trump.

Russian hackers targeted U.S. Senate, think tanks - Microsoft

22 Aug 2018

WASHINGTON Microsoft Corp said that hackers linked to Russia's government sought to launch cyber attacks on U.S. political groups, warning that Moscow is broadening attacks ahead of November's congressional elections. | Video

U.S. deports accused former Nazi guard to Germany

21 Aug 2018

WASHINGTON/BERLIN A 95-year old New York City man believed to be a former guard at a labour camp in Nazi-occupied Poland has arrived in Germany after being arrested and deported by U.S. immigration authorities, U.S. officials said on Tuesday. | Video

Russian hacking of conservative groups sites thwarted - Microsoft

21 Aug 2018

Aug 21 Microsoft Corp said on Monday that it had recently thwarted hackers associated with Russian government attempting to steal user information from conservative groups that promote democracy and advocate for cybersecurity.

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