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China’s extinct ape was orang utan cousin 0

China’s extinct ape was orang utan cousin

Genetic material extracted from a 1.9 million-year-old fossil tooth from southern China shows that the world’s largest-known ape – an extinct creature dubbed “Giganto” that once inhabited Southeast Asia – was an oversized cousin of today’s orangutans.

China’s extinct ape was orang utan cousin 0

China’s extinct ape was orang utan cousin

Genetic material extracted from a 1.9 million-year-old fossil tooth from southern China shows that the world’s largest-known ape – an extinct creature dubbed “Giganto” that once inhabited Southeast Asia – was an oversized cousin of today’s orangutans.

Trump impeachment hearings televised 0

Trump impeachment hearings televised

The top US diplomat in Ukraine, testifying in the first televised hearing of the impeachment inquiry against Donald Trump, has linked the president more directly to a pressure campaign on Ukraine to conduct investigations that would benefit him politic…

Boeing: 737 MAX to fly again in January 0

Boeing: 737 MAX to fly again in January

Boeing says it expects US regulators to approve the return to commercial service of its grounded 737 MAX jet in the coming weeks, and its shares jumped as investors grew more hopeful the planemaker had addressed software problems at the heart of two fa…

US Supreme Court to hear Dreamers case 0

US Supreme Court to hear Dreamers case

The US Supreme Court is taking up the Trump administration’s plan to end legal protections that shield 660,000 immigrants known as Dreamers from deportation.

Bloomberg to focus on Super Tuesday states 0

Bloomberg to focus on Super Tuesday states

US billionaire Michael Bloomberg plans to skip early voting states like Iowa and New Hampshire if he launches a presidential bid and instead focus his efforts on the crush of states that vote on Super Tuesday and beyond.

Trump aide yet to tell all about Ukraine 0

Trump aide yet to tell all about Ukraine

Former national security adviser John Bolton was “part of many relevant meetings and conversations” pertaining to the House impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump that are not yet public, his lawyer said.

Trump aide yet to tell all about Ukraine 0

Trump aide yet to tell all about Ukraine

Former national security adviser John Bolton was “part of many relevant meetings and conversations” pertaining to the House impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump that are not yet public, his lawyer said.

Trump says not agreed to tariffs roll back 0

Trump says not agreed to tariffs roll back

US President Donald Trump says he has not agreed to rollbacks of US tariffs sought by China, sparking fresh doubts about when the world’s two largest economies may end a 16-month trade war that has slowed global growth.

Trump unfazed by ‘hoax’ impeachment bid 0

Trump unfazed by ‘hoax’ impeachment bid

US President Donald Trump says he is unconcerned about the impeachment inquiry into him but does not want to support it by letting his top aide testify.