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1. Meet the sea squirt, sucking up plastic particles from the sea13:17[−]
A rubbery sea creature with an irritating habit of clinging to ships and invading beaches could help measure plastic pollution as it can filter tiny particles from the ocean and store them in its soft tissue.

2. North Korea's Kim shuffles nuclear talks team after defections, spying allegations12:50[−]
Veteran North Korean diplomats are being sidelined from nuclear talks ahead of a second summit with the United States as recent defections and allegations of spying undermine the trust of leader Kim Jong Un, South Korean officials and experts say.

3. Amid trade talks, China urges U.S. to respect its right to develop, prosper12:46[−]
The United States should respect China's right to develop and become prosperous, the Chinese government's top diplomat told a visiting U.S. delegation, reiterating that the country's doors to the outside world would open wider.

4. U.S.-China trade hopes extend equity surge; central banks supportive12:23[−]
World stocks hit a four-month high on Wednesday on hopes of progress in trade talks between the United States and China, with a dovish backdrop at major central banks also helping push markets back into the black.

5. Microsoft says discovers hacking targeting democratic institutions in Europe12:20[−]
Microsoft Corp on Wednesday said it had discovered hacking targeting democratic institutions, think tanks and non-profit organizations in Europe and plans to offer a cyber security service to several countries to close security gaps.

6. May in Brussels again, seeking Brexit movement11:41[−]
British Prime Minister Theresa May makes another trip to Brussels on Wednesday, hoping European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker may prove more yielding than of late to salvage her Brexit deal.

7. UK's Hunt says he is hopeful Brexit deal can get done11:41[−]
British foreign minister Jeremy Hunt said on Wednesday that he was hopeful that a Brexit deal could be passed by the British parliament if the government's attorney-general is in a position to change his advice on its implications for the Irish backstop.

8. Taiwan says no compromise on democracy after opposition's China peace overture11:37[−]
Taiwan will not accept any deal that destroys its sovereignty and democracy, President Tsai Ing-wen said on Wednesday after the island's opposition KMT party said it could sign a peace deal with China if it wins a presidential election next year.

9. Trump 'in no rush' on North Korea denuclearization as envoy heads to finalize summit plans09:16[−]
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday he wants North Korea to end its nuclear program, but has no pressing time schedule for this, as he dispatched his special envoy to finalize preparations for a second summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un next week.

10. Teen in Lincoln Memorial protest sues Washington Post for $250 million08:45[−]
A high school student from Covington, Kentucky, sued the Washington Post for defamation on Tuesday, claiming the newspaper falsely accused him of racist acts and instigating a confrontation with a Native American activist in a January videotaped incident at the Lincoln Memorial.

11. Trump aides ignored legal warnings in pushing reactor plan: Democratic report06:43[−]
Top White House aides ignored repeated warnings they could be breaking the law as they worked with former U.S. officials and a close friend of President Donald Trump to advance a multi-billion-dollar plan to build nuclear reactors in the Middle East, Democratic lawmakers alleged in a report released Tuesday.

12. Trump plans to nominate Jeffrey Rosen as Justice Dept. No. 2: senior official06:24[−]
President Donald Trump plans to nominate Jeffrey Rosen as the next deputy U.S. attorney general, the White House said on Tuesday night, the latest shuffle in the Justice Department at a time when it faces close scrutiny over its Russia investigation.

13. UK's Hammond says EU won't consider alternatives to backstop for now05:04[−]
British Finance Minister Philip Hammond said on Tuesday it was clear the European Union will not now consider alternatives to the Irish backstop to help the UK government win support for its Brexit withdrawal deal, but that such options could be valuable in the future.

14. Bernie Sanders seeks U.S. presidency again in 202004:37[−]
U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders, the Vermont progressive whose 2016 White House campaign garnered fervent grassroots support and pushed the Democratic Party sharply to the left, said on Tuesday he would again seek the party's presidential nomination in 2020.

15. Ford to close oldest Brazil plant, exit South America truck biz03:55[−]
Ford Motor Co said on Tuesday it will close its oldest factory in Brazil and exit its heavy commercial truck business in South America, a move that could cost more than 2,700 jobs as part of a restructuring meant to end losses around the world.

16. Trump confident he will prevail against lawsuits over emergency declaration03:40[−]
President Donald Trump expressed confidence on Tuesday that he would prevail against a lawsuit filed by 16 U.S. states seeking to block his declaration of a national emergency to fund a wall along the U.S. border with Mexico.

17. Trump signs directive in step to create U.S. Space Force02:57[−]
Republican U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday signed a directive to start the lengthy process of creating a new branch of the military dedicated to handling threats in space, the U.S. Space Force.

18. Exclusive: Fed's Williams says new economic outlook necessary for rate hikes02:57[−]
New York Fed President John Williams on Tuesday said he was comfortable with the level U.S. interest rates are at now and that he sees no need to raise them again unless economic growth or inflation shifts to an unexpectedly higher gear.

19. Former Trump adviser Stone ordered to appear in court over Instagram posts02:57[−]
Roger Stone, a former political adviser to U.S. President Donald Trump, was ordered on Tuesday to appear in court this week over Instagram posts that chastised and appeared to threaten the judge presiding over his criminal trial.

20. Bernie Sanders faces new challenges in crowded 2020 U.S. presidential race02:55[−]
Bernie Sanders is back for another White House run, but this one promises to be far different than the improbable 2016 presidential campaign that made the Vermont senator a political force.


 
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