15 November 2019


Old dogs, new tricks: 10,000 pets needed for study on ageing (2)
by Carla K. Johnson AP SEATTLE - Can old dogs teach us new tricks? Scientists are looking for 10,000 pets for the largest-ever study of aging in canines. They hope to shed light on human longevity too. The project will collect a pile of pooch data: vet records, DNA samples, gut microbes and information on food and walks.
After 20 years, Washington tribe hopes to hunt whales again (4)
Gene Johnson, Associated Press Updated 3:18 pm PST, Thursday, November 14, 2019 FILE--Two Makah Indian whalers stand triumphantly atop the carcass of a dead gray whale moments after helping tow it close to shore in the harbor at Neah Bay, Wash., in this May 17, 1999, file photo.
3 in melee with white supremacists plead to lesser charges (3)
By DON THOMPSON , Associated Press, Associated Press 2019/11/15 09:59 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Three protesters entered no-contest pleas Thursday to lesser charges stemming from a 2016 melee with white supremacists that injured at least 14 people at the California state Capitol. They include prominent San Francisco Bay Area anti-fascist leader Yvonne Felarca.
California School Shooting Is Another Nightmare Made Real (4)
Two students were killed when a young man opened fire at Saugus High School in Santa Clarita, Calif. Students were reunited with their parents on Thursday after a shooting at Saugus High School in Santa Clarita, Calif.Credit...David Walter Banks for The New York Times Supported byContinue reading the main story By Jill Cowan, Amy Harmon and Nicholas Bogel-Burroughs Nov.
Ayala buys into Pun's listed companies for $238M (1)
Thompson Chau Philippine conglomerate Ayala Corporation will take 20 percent stakes in two of Serge Pun's listed companies for a total of US$238 million, making the Myanmar tycoon the first to benefit from recent market liberalisation allowing significant foreign ownership of listed holdings. Ayala, with investments in real estate, telecommunications, energy and infrastructure, will acquire stakes in Singapore-listed Yoma Strategic
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