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Europe approves first-ever Ebola vaccine 0

Europe approves first-ever Ebola vaccine

US pharmaceutical maker Merck & Co Inc has received approval from the European Commission to market its Ebola vaccine, less than a month after a European medicines panel backed the first-ever vaccine against the deadly virus.

Pinterest plunges 20% on results, forecast 0

Pinterest plunges 20% on results, forecast

Pinterest shares have tumbled 20 per cent after it fell short of Wall Street estimates for quarterly revenue on lower-than-expected average revenue per user, and its revised full-year sales forecast came marginally below expectations.

Amazon hits $US70bn in Q3 sales 0

Amazon hits $US70bn in Q3 sales

Amazon.com has beaten expectations on the top line for the third quarter of 2019 but fell short on earnings per share and forecast Q4 results below Wall Street expectations – driving the e-commerce giant’s stock down 7 per cent in after-hours trading.

Trump wins delay on tax returns ruling 0

Trump wins delay on tax returns ruling

A United States appeals court has temporarily blocked the release of President Donald Trump’s tax returns to New York state investigators.

Trump wins delay on tax returns ruling 0

Trump wins delay on tax returns ruling

A United States appeals court has temporarily blocked the release of President Donald Trump’s tax returns to New York state investigators.

Gold cuts losses after US-China reports 0

Gold cuts losses after US-China reports

Gold pared some losses on Friday after falling more than 1.0 per cent as investors opted for the safety of the metal following reports the United States is considering delisting Chinese companies from US stock exchanges.

BB King ‘Lucille’ guitar sells for $A413k 0

BB King ‘Lucille’ guitar sells for $A413k

A guitar given to BB King for his 80th birthday has sold for $US280,000 ($A413,500) at an auction in the United States of items from the blues legend’s estate.

Top quotes from the UN Climate Summit 0

Top quotes from the UN Climate Summit

The United Nations has hosted the first Summit for Climate Action aimed at urging countries to present commitments and practical measures to address the climate crisis.

Trump ordered to testify in NY lawsuit 0

Trump ordered to testify in NY lawsuit

US President Donald Trump has been ordered to give a videotaped deposition in a court case relating to two protesters who claim they were roughed up outside Trump Tower in 2015.

Trump holds off on military action on Iran 0

Trump holds off on military action on Iran

US President Donald Trump has signalled that he is not inclined to authorise an immediate military strike on Iran in response to the attacks on the Saudi oil industry.