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Seaport is latest hit by Iran mystery fires [Video]

At least seven ships have reportedly caught fire at Iran’s Bushehr seaport, marking what appears to be the latest in a series of fires and explosions around the country — some of which have hit sensitive sites. Iran’s Tasnim news agency says no casualties have been reported. The state broadcaster showed firefighters tackling clouds of smoke at a shipyard at the southern port on the Gulf. The cause is not currently known. There have been several explosions and fires around Iranian military,… Source link

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Ben Carson on second coronavirus economic shutdown

A second shutdown of the U.S. economy would destroy the country’s financial system, U.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Dr. Ben Carson told Yahoo Finance. “When you look at the damage that was done the first time, you do that again, and you completely destroy the financial infrastructure, and a lot more people would…die than would ever die from the virus,” said Carson.  The stay-at-home orders put in place to prevent the spread of the coronavirus in mid-March have thrust… Source link

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HUD Secretary Ben Carson [Video]

On this episode of Yahoo Finance Presents, HUD Secretary Ben Carson joined Yahoo Finance’s Sibile Marcellus to discuss the state of affairs in America, including the current coronavirus pandemic, Bank of America’s statement regarding the Housing and Urban Development’s disparate impact rule, President Trump and Dr. Fauci, as well as racial inequality. Source link

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Yahoo Finance Presents: Senator Ben Carson – Yahoo Money

Nieuws Het Belang van Limburg Eden Hazard is helemaal klaar voor titelmatch van Real Madrid: “Het belangrijkste is dat hij zich goed voelt” In Spanje staat Real Madrid op een zucht van de 34e landstitel, de eerste in drie jaar. De Madrilenen hebben daarvoor donderdagavond, op de voorlaatste speeldag in La Liga, nog een zege nodig in het thuisduel tegen Villarreal, de nummer vijf in de stand. Sinds de hervatting van de competitie na de corona-onderbreking gaat het Real sportief voor de wind, met… Source link

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Yahoo Japan to hire 100 moonlighters for strategic planning

TOKYO — Yahoo Japan, a subsidiary of Z Holdings, announced Wednesday that it will conclude work contracts by the end of September with more than 100 people employed by other companies but are allowed to hold side jobs. The move is aimed at hiring workers of various backgrounds for strategic planning to promote technological innovation amid increasing competition in digital business fields including e-commerce and media services. It is rare for a Japanese company to hire so many… Source link

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Secret Trump order gives CIA more powers to launch cyberattacks

The Central Intelligence Agency has conducted a series of covert cyber operations against Iran and other targets since winning a secret victory in 2018 when President Trump signed what amounts to a sweeping authorization for such activities, according to former U.S. officials with direct knowledge of the matter. The secret authorization, known as a presidential finding, gives the spy agency more freedom in both the kinds of operations it conducts and who it targets, undoing many restrictions… Source link

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Yahoo DFS Soccer: Wednesday EPL Picks

MATCHES (ET) For detailed stats and odds, check out the  Yahoo Fantasy Soccer: Wednesday EPL Cheat Sheet FORWARD Mohamed Salah, LIV at ARS (£29): Salah is averaging nearly five shots per match since returning to the starting XI as Liverpool face a side that scored at least three goals against in eight of their past nine matches across all competitions. Salah has the third-best goal scoring odds and still has an outside chance at the Golden Boot, though keep an eye out as he’s played 90… Source link

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Washington’s name change is official, COVID testing uncertainty and two massive DE extensions

Subscribe to The Yahoo Sports NFL Podcast After news broke over the weekend, Monday morning made official a change that has been coming for decades, the franchise in Washington is retiring their former nickname and a new name will be announced soon. Terez Paylor & Charles Robinson dedicate the first half of the podcast to this news, the team’s timeline for a new name, the place of Native American imagery in the NFL and where the Kansas City Chiefs fit into that discussion. (2:30) They also… Source link

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Security called to Jimmy Butler’s hotel room because of workout out, dribbling

We’ve all had (or been) annoyingly loud hotel neighbors — but nobody quite like Miami’s Jimmy Butler. Security got a noise complaint about one of the NBA Walt Disney World bubble hotel rooms, and when staff went to the door they found Butler, drenched in sweat, saying he was working out and dribbling a ball around in his room. All that according to Chris Haynes of Yahoo Sports and TNT, who is in the bubble. Considering Butler is known for early — like 3 a.m. early — workouts,… Source link

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