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  1. Saudi Arabia's women drivers get ready to steer their livesTue, 19 Jun 2018 10:41:09 -0400
    DHAHRAN, Saudi Arabia (Reuters) - On June 24, when Saudi women are allowed to drive for the first time, Amira Abdulgader wants to be sitting at the wheel, the one in control, giving a ride to her mother beside her. More...
  2. Crisis-plagued Pyongyang university seeks revival after Trump-Kim summitTue, 19 Jun 2018 03:07:46 -0400
    SEOUL (Reuters) - When the only private university in North Korea held a commencement in March, the school's American president wasn't there, blocked by Washingtons ban on travel to the country. More...
  3. South Korea unfazed by Swedish spy gameMon, 18 Jun 2018 13:34:13 -0400
    NIZHNY NOVGOROD, Russia (Reuters) - South Korea coach Shin Tae-yong on Sunday shrugged off spying by World Cup opponents Sweden, who apologized on the eve of their Group F clash after initially trumpeting their subterfuge. More...
  4. Fields of dreams: Texas project seeks new corn strains for whiskeySun, 17 Jun 2018 16:23:05 -0400
    COLLEGE STATION, Texas (Reuters) - A master distiller and a crop scientist who specializes in corn breeding are working on a project they hope one day will help bring local identities to American whiskeys. More...
  5. Australian supermarket giant says 'yes' to mass nude photographSat, 16 Jun 2018 03:53:47 -0400
    SYDNEY (Reuters) - More than 11,000 Australians who rushed for the chance to strip for American photographer Spencer Tunick will soon wear only smiles after a national supermarket chain changed its mind about allowing the shoot to go ahead on a suburban rooftop carpark. More...
  6. Stephen Hawking's voice beamed into space at final send-offFri, 15 Jun 2018 13:03:28 -0400
    LONDON (Reuters) - The voice of Stephen Hawking was beamed into space with a message of peace and hope on Friday as the British physicist, who gained international acclaim for his work on black holes, was laid to rest during a service at London's Westminster Abbey. More...
  7. Alitalia staff get new designer uniforms despite uncertain futureFri, 15 Jun 2018 12:49:39 -0400
    MILAN (Reuters) - Despite a cloud over its future, Alitalia is decking out its flight attendants in sleek new uniforms designed by Alberta Ferretti featuring the colors of the Italian flag. More...
  8. Light show projects Portugal's history onto ruined churchFri, 15 Jun 2018 12:44:32 -0400
    LISBON (Reuters) - Tourists sit out under the stars, watching the history of Portugal projected over their heads onto the walls and arches of a ruined Lisbon church. More...
  9. Research on dogs might shed light on human responses to food: studyFri, 15 Jun 2018 17:18:21 -0400
    BUDAPEST (Reuters) - Researchers in Hungary who found that normal and overweight dogs behaved differently in tasks involving food say the dogs responses were similar to what might be expected in normal and overweight humans. More...
  10. London gang ordered not to make 'drill' music glorifying violenceFri, 15 Jun 2018 11:14:48 -0400
    LONDON (Reuters) - Five London gang members have been ordered by a court not to make "drill music," a niche form of hip-hop that glorifies violence and has been linked to a surge in knife crime. More...
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