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July 30, 2017 8:11 AM Australia thwarts 'Islamic-inspired' plane attack plot

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Security has been tightened at Australian airports after police foiled "Islamic-inspired" plans for a bomb attack on an aircraft during counter-terrorism raids in which four men were arrested, the Australian Federal Police (AFP) said on Sunday. The increased security presence caused minor delays for some air transport operators on Sunday 23

July 28, 2017 9:26 AM Scaramucci’s White House Drama Inspires Late-Night Laughs

Welcome to Best of Late Night, a rundown that lets you sleep — and lets us get paid to watch comedy. What do you think of it? What else are you interested in? Let us know: thearts@nytimes.com. Late night feasted on the profane conversation that Anthony Scaramucci, the White House’s new communications director, had with The New Yorker magazine’s Ryan Lizza 84

July 27, 2017 2:19 AM U.S. Slaps Fresh Sanctions on Venezuelan Officials as Maduro's Opponents Launch Labor Strikes

(CARACAS, Venezuela) — Opponents of President Nicolas Maduro at home and abroad tried again Wednesday to pressure the socialist leader into halting his plans to rewrite Venezuela's constitution though there was no public sign their efforts were working. The Trump administration announced sanctions on 13 current and former members of Maduro's administration 27

July 21, 2017 11:35 AM Thomson REFUSES to refund terrified holidaymaker and his family as they try to cancel their trip to Kos amid earthquake chaos

Terrified holidaymakers face losing out on thousands of pounds after travel firms refused to refund trips to Greece and Turkey following the killer earthquake. Gary Taylor, 51, told MailOnline he could lose almost £3,000 on a trip to Kos he wants to cancel over fears buildings in the region will not be safe. He said Thomson, whom he booked the holiday 71

July 20, 2017 9:00 PM Few compromises at Brexit talks, minister says UK can survive without deal

BRUSSELS/LONDON (Reuters) - The European Union and Britain offered few compromises at their first full round of Brexit talks which ended on Thursday, and the pound fell on worries that British ministers were prepared to walk away without a deal. While negotiators laid out their disagreements in Brussels, Prime Minister Theresa May met company bosses 36

July 18, 2017 10:01 PM 2018 Mercedes-AMG S63 First Drive: Fiercely relaxing

Throbbing red and scented with bespoke perfume, the 2018 Mercedes-AMG S63’s cabin made absolutely clear that, even by Stuttgart’s standards, this is no ordinary luxury sedan. Still, to describe the 2018 S-Class as an important car for Mercedes-Benz is to damn it with understatement. What’s under its handsome sheet metal doesn’t just represent the pinnacle 73

July 18, 2017 6:11 AM Samsung to recover rare metals, components in Galaxy Note 7s

SEOUL, South Korea — Samsung Electronics plans to recover gold and other metals and components from recalled Galaxy Note 7 smartphones to reduce waste. The South Korean company said Tuesday that it expects to retrieve 157 tons of gold, silver, cobalt, copper and other metals from millions of smartphones that were recalled and discontinued last year after 61

July 10, 2017 5:41 AM Royal Jordanian and Kuwait Airways latest carriers to have US laptop ban lifted

Royal Jordanian and Kuwait Airways says passengers can take laptops and large electronic devices in the cabin on flights to the United States, the latest Middle East airlines to be exempted from a US ban. Royal Jordanian and Kuwait Airways join Emirates, Etihad Airways, Qatar Airways and Turkish Airline who each announced last week a lifting of the ban. In March 127

July 1, 2017 12:22 AM The Latest: Venezuela leader promotes investigated officer

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro is promoting an intelligence chief being investigated for human rights abuses to be chief of the nation’s army. Maduro announced that he is promoting Gustavo Gonzalez on Friday, just hours after Venezuela’s chief prosecutor said she was investigating Gonzalez for “grave and systemic human rights violations 30

June 30, 2017 4:02 PM Labor groups protest 'one failed year' under Duterte

Labor groups hold a protest rally in Quezon City, and raise 6 promises that President Rodrigo Duterte has made to workers but has yet to fulfill This was how labor unions assessed how President Rodrigo Duterte’s attended to the needs of their sector in his first year in office. Labor groups Sentro ng mga Nagkakaisa at Progresibong Manggagawa (Sentro) 9