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Opposition activists summoned for questioning in Russia

At least seven opposition activists who have been barred from running in a Moscow legislature election have been summoned for questioning as authorities are ramping up pressure on the opposition ahead of a major rally

DATE: July 25, 2019 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

ECB council signs off on Lagarde as Draghi successor

The European Central Bank's governing council has signed off on the appointment of former International Monetary Fund head Christine Lagarde as the next head of Europe's top monetary authority

DATE: July 25, 2019 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

2 climbers die in accident on Switzerland's Matterhorn

Swiss police say two climbers have died in an accident on the upper reaches of the famed Matterhorn mountain

DATE: July 25, 2019 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Schiphol fuel problem resolved, but airport warns of delays

Amsterdam's Schiphol Airport is warning passengers that delays caused by a fuel delivery problem that grounded dozens of planes on Wednesday will drag on into a second day

DATE: July 25, 2019 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

German business confidence drops to 6-year low

A survey is showing a sharper-than-expected fall in German business confidence, which dropped to a six-year low as managers' view of both their current situation and future prospects worsened

DATE: July 25, 2019 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

European Central Bank debates stimulus jolt for economy

The European Central Bank could cut interest rates or signal it is close to doing so as it meets Thursday to discuss how to support the economy through uncertainties including trade wars and Brexit

DATE: July 25, 2019 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Johnson convenes first Cabinet meeting after becoming PM

Boris Johnson is convening his first Cabinet meeting since taking over as Britain's prime minister, pledging to break the impasse on issues that flummoxed predecessor Theresa May.

DATE: July 25, 2019 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Nissan to slash 12,500 jobs to cut costs, achieve turnaround

Nissan says it is slashing 12,500 jobs or about 9% of its global workforce in an effort to cut costs and achieve a turnaround amid tumbling profits

DATE: July 25, 2019 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Spain acting PM faces uncertain 2nd vote to form government

Spain's caretaker prime minister is facing his second chance to win the endorsement of the national Parliament to form a government this week

DATE: July 25, 2019 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Rockies take 3-game slide into matchup with Nationals

Colorado will try to break its three-game losing streak when the Rockies take on Washington

DATE: July 25, 2019 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Skateboarding on the sky: Man tries unusual Channel crossing

A man on a homemade "flyboard" is gliding over the English Channel in his boldest undertaking yet

DATE: July 25, 2019 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Rapper A$AP Rocky charged with assault over fight in Sweden

A Swedish prosecutor has charged rapper A$AP Rocky with assault over a fight in Stockholm last month

DATE: July 25, 2019 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

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