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Ancient mummy gets CT scan after 2,000 years, is diagnosed with cancer.
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Jailed Russian hacker: I hacked Democrats 'under the command' of Russian intelligence agents
74992
Donald Trump Not Invited to French Climate Change Summit
677
Kim jong un’s brutal regime in north korea is worse than nazi concentration camps, human rights leader says
1448
China 'constructing refugee camps’ for North Korea defectors if 'Kim's regime implodes' | World | News
660
Macron Awards U.S. Climate Scientists Grants To 'Make Our Planet Great Again'
67684
Former Facebook exec says social media is ripping apart society
152
Kremlin: We see Trump's tweets as official statements
6811
France to impose total ban on mobile phones in schools
6888
Hidden keylogger found on HP laptops
459
EU tells Netanyahu it rejects Trump’s Jerusalem move
130
Almost all potential Brexit outcomes will leave UK worse off, says US thinktank - Politics live
2925
Astronomers to Check Mysterious Interstellar Object for Signs of Technology
44539
Vladimir Putin orders withdrawal of Russian troops from Syria
88
Wet wipes make up 93% of matter causing UK sewer blockages: City to Sea campaign says we must rethink bad habits and only flush ‘three Ps: pee, paper and poo’ as study finds blockages cost UK £100m a year.
1077
Second Jewish building in Sweden attacked with firebombs | The Times of Israel
116
Skin betting: 'Children as young as 11 introduced to gambling' - Video Games
81
World's biggest 100 polluting companies put on notice by investors to tackle climate change
51
China would Invade Taiwan if US Sends Navy Ships to Taiwan Strait: Chinese Diplomat Warns US
2382
1,000 People Own 40 Percent of the Bitcoin Market
3402
France lures U.S. scientists with anti-Trump climate grants
40
Legalized pot to cost $10 a gram, finance ministers say: Legalized pot will cost Canadians about $10 a gram and Ottawa has agreed to give the provinces 75 per cent of the tax revenues to help cover costs of setting up the new regime.
177
North Korean defector describes forced abortion, said bodies fed to dogs in prison
225
North Korea is hacking bitcoin exchanges as currency value soars, expert says
143
Electricity production from windfarms hits all-time high: Report shows spending on fossil fuels fell by €1.2bn as Ireland’s energy use changes
326
North Korea state media says Kim Jong Un controls the weather
72
Chinese 'rooftopper' Wu Yongning plunges to his death from 62-storey tower as $20,000 stunt goes wrong
2169
The defect that causes the neurodegenerative disease Huntington's has been suppressed in patients for the first time
30
Russian Suspected of Spying for CIA Arrested in Moscow
175
European governments are “complicit” in grave human rights violations in Libya through their support for authorities there that often work with people smugglers and torture refugees and migrants, Amnesty International
100
Emmanuel Macron to offer US climate change scientists multi-year grants to counter Trump’s withdrawal from Paris agreement
59
Indian Government bans condom television ads from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. because they are “indecent”
566
FBI email: Sessions wasn't required to disclose foreign contacts for security clearance
69
A Second Super Earth Spotted 111 Light-Years Away
242
Iron Dome shoots down Gaza rocket shot toward Ashkelon
668
Researchers Find Hidden Trackers in Android Apps
99
A company promoting a plan for the US and Russia to jointly build nuclear reactors in the Middle East denied in a letter made public on Monday that its director received an Inauguration Day text message from incoming national security adviser Michael Flynn saying the project was “good to go.”
1079
Malaysia 'ready' to send military to Jerusalem if needed to help Palestinians
19
About 1 in 3 of Australia’s biggest businesses paid no tax in 2015-16 financial year, recent data from the Australian Taxation Office has revealed. Small businesses are being targeted too as there have been concerns that some use cash to avoid their fair share of tax and superannuation obligations.
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Danish scientists believe they’ve discovered the oldest living vertebrate: a Greenland shark lurking in the frigid North Atlantic and Arctic waters that could be up to 512 years old
349 allthekos Uber need to be more responsible about drivers criminal records and whether they are suitable to be drivers. I think that is the most worrying thing about their company Where I live in the north, one taxi company has undercut all others and now has a monopoly. Their drivers have been reported numerous times for harassing lone women and other shady behaviour. Uber could be good, but they need to be more safe and more efficient
38 MadeThisForPython Record breaking? WTF news titles are so weird? There are many petitions that have crossed 1 million signatures, why is this 'record-breaking' ?
134 trusty20 I used to be a huge Uber supporter but just as the nay-sayers said it would, it became just like the taxi corporations except that it was one monolithic company. A) Uber costs more than taxis in my area now, and I live in a major Canadian city, and that's not counting surge which can make the price laughably expensive (like $70 for a 10 minute ride) B) Uber drivers frequently take forever to actually get going after accepting a ride; gone is the day of 3-4 minute pickups being common, 10 minutes is the new minimum and as much as 20 minutes. So again, on par or worse than taxis. C) Now they're starting to back away from the "no tips necessary" rule
7 s1ssycuck Much as I dislike Uber I think if I lived in London I'd be pissed too. But then again, it's up to uber to show their business model isn't just based on bending the law.
20 AWES0M-0 Knowing Uber, they probably had a bunch of bots sign that.
7 notabee Uber astroturfs very aggressively. In Austin, TX they hired many people to go around town collecting signatures for a petition against the city's decision for background checks. It was really damn annoying being accosted by hired shills while going into a store just because Uber couldn't stand doing anything that might make its "contractors" legally like employees. Why treat your employees well when you can bulldoze through regulations with false populism?
4 grizu34 All this is, is politicians trying to get greater "guarantees" when uber wins the appeal
5 ---Ocelot--- 500K people are angry because a vile company that disregards all laws couldn't get to be a toxic private monopoly. Unbelievable.
3 BeefSerious I don't believe it.
3 sidhantsv Reddit is weird. The other thread had hordes of Uber supporters and this thread is mostly anti-Uber.
8 autotldr This is the best tl;dr I could make, [original](http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2017/09/23/uber-petition-reverse-ban-london-hits-500000-signatures-backlash/) reduced by 60%. (I'm a bot) ***** > Many Londoners reliant on the taxi-hailing app reacted with shock to the opinion-splitting Uber ban. > "I don't believe black cabs should run London like a cartel. If Uber has problems let's resolve them not just ban them" wrote one who signed the petition. > "I have every sympathy with Uber drivers and customers affected by this decision but their anger really should be directed at Uber. They have let down their drivers and customers by failing, in the view of TfL, to act as a fit and proper operator," said Mr Khan in response to the petition. ***** [**Extended Summary**](http://np.reddit.com/r/autotldr/comments/71zkwv/recordbreaking_uber_petition_to_reverse_ban_in/) | [FAQ](http://np.reddit.com/r/autotldr/comments/31b9fm/faq_autotldr_bot/ "Version 1.65, ~215321 tl;drs so far.") | [Feedback](http://np.reddit.com/message/compose?to=%23autotldr "PM's and comments are monitored, constructive feedback is welcome.") | *Top* *keywords*: **Uber**^#1 **petition**^#2 **London**^#3 **debate**^#4 **Innovation**^#5
6 Runningflame570 Everything I've read about them tells me that Uber is a corrupt enterprise that should be permanently shutdown. Lyft? I'm fine with them, but Uber can burn in hell.
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4 simlew86 They're sponsoring the shit out of the adverts to sign the petition. Knee jerk reaction from people who are initially outraged because of losing a convenience. Fuck Uber. They need to sort their own affairs out then there won't be an issue.