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'Thank you RBG': Tributes pour in for Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Politicians and celebrities pay tribute to the late US Supreme Court justice, who died from cancer aged 87.

Trump v Biden: Who do US consumers think will win in November?

Trump v Biden: Who do US consumers think will win in November?

US consumers have called every presidential election correctly since 1976 - with one notable exception.

USDA plans additional $14bn for farmers reeling from pandemic

USDA plans additional $14bn for farmers reeling from pandemic

The money is meant to help farmers deal with the difficulties they have experienced selling their crops, milk and meat.

Hit by COVID, Gulf tourism now gets slammed by Hurricane Sally

Hit by COVID, Gulf tourism now gets slammed by Hurricane Sally

The cost of the damage from Hurricane Sally could range from $8-10bn, well above earlier estimates of $2-3bn.

Vale's mining dams are still too risky, Brazil's prosecutor says

Vale's mining dams are still too risky, Brazil's prosecutor says

Brazil's iron ore miner, Vale, has not complied with commitments to prevent another disaster, prosecutor told Reuters.