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Business

Raytheon wins $13.2 million contract for SM-2, SM-6 missile support

Raytheon wins $13.2 million contract for SM-2, SM-6 missile support

Aug. 21 (UPI) -- Raytheon Missile Systems won a $ 13.2 million contract for engineering and technical services on standard guided missiles for the U.S. Navy and six foreign countri...
Government’s budget surplus shrinks in July

Government’s budget surplus shrinks in July

Trump considers new tax cut to boost US economy

Trump considers new tax cut to boost US economy

National Grid blames lightning strike for huge power cut

National Grid blames lightning strike for huge power cut

U.S. military tests ground-based cruise missile

U.S. military tests ground-based cruise missile

Trump plays down fears of US recession

Trump plays down fears of US recession

Health

Reported illnesses among vapers reaches 150 possible cases

Reported illnesses among vapers reaches 150 possible cases

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These Rare Avocados Are Going Viral on Instagram—and You Can Actually Buy Them

These Rare Avocados Are Going Viral on Instagram—and You Can Actually Buy Them

These Rare Avocados Are Going Viral on Instagram—and You Can Actually Buy T
Mom’s Response to the Stranger Who Shamed Her for Buying Baby Formula at Target is Going Viral

Mom’s Response to the Stranger Who Shamed Her for Buying Baby Formula at Target is Going Viral

Mom’s Response to the Stranger Who Shamed Her for Buying Baby Formula at Ta

World

North Korea defector’s death reveals plight of trafficked women

North Korea defector’s death reveals plight of trafficked women

NEW YORK, Aug. 21 (UPI) -- The deaths of a North Korean defector and her infant son in their apartment in southern Seoul...
British government worker detained in China, officials confirm

British government worker detained in China, officials confirm

A worker at Britain's Hong Kong consulate has been detained for allegedly violating the law, the Chinese foreign ministr...
Italy government crisis: PM Conte quits amid coalition row

Italy government crisis: PM Conte quits amid coalition row

Media playback is unsupported on your device Italy's Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte has...
British govt worker ‘detained in China’ after telling girlfriend to ‘pray for me’

British govt worker ‘detained in China’ after telling girlfriend to ‘pray for me’

By Sunita Patel-Carstairs, news reporter The Foreign Office has sa...