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Explosions erupted overnight near military bases deep in Russian-held areas of Ukraine and Russia itself, an apparent display of Kyiv's rapidly growing ability to wreak havoc on Moscow's logistics far from front lines.
- MarketsMeme stocks in reverse as Bed Bath & Beyond slump spooks investors
Retail favorites GameStop and AMC Entertainment fell on Friday, undoing much of their recent gains after billionaire Ryan Cohen abruptly dumped his stake in struggling retailer Bed Bath & Beyond days after he took a bullish options position in the stock.
- MarketsNasdaq leads Wall Street lower as rate hike worries spark tech rout, article with image
Wall Street fell on Friday with megacap growth and technology stocks leading a broader market selloff.
- LegalIslamic State cell member sentenced to life in prison in U.S. for beheadings
A member of an Islamic State cell found guilty in April for his role in a hostage-taking plot that led to the beheadings of American journalists and aid workers was sentenced to life in prison by a U.S. federal court on Friday.
- Strikes bring London's transport network to a halt, article with galleryUnited Kingdom ·
August 19, 2022 · 10:55 AM UTC
London's transport network ground to a halt on Friday as train and bus workers held strikes over pay and conditions, the latest in a summer of labour market disputes as double-digit inflation eats into wages.