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Trump, Europeans call Saudi account of Khashoggi death incomplete

10 October, 2018 8:19 am 8:19 am

ISTANBUL (Reuters) – US President Donald Trump joined European leaders in pushing Saudi Arabia for more answers about Jamal Khashoggi after Riyadh changed its story and acknowledged that the journalist died over two weeks ago at its consulate in Istanbul. Read More

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Saudi Arabia admits Khashoggi died in consulate, Trump says Saudi explanati...

10 October, 2018 8:59 am 8:59 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Saudi Arabia said that journalist Jamal Khashoggi died in a fight inside its Istanbul consulate and said it had fired two senior officials over the incident, giving an account that US President Donald Trump said was credible. Read More

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Facebook to ban misinformation on voting in upcoming US elections

10 October, 2018 10:14 am 10:14 am

MENLO PARK, Calif. (Reuters) – Facebook Inc will ban false information about voting requirements and fact-check fake reports of violence or long lines at polling stations ahead of next month’s US midterm elections, company executives told Reuters, the latest effort Read More

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Oil prices rise on signs Iranian oil exports are falling further in October

10 October, 2018 8:34 am 8:34 am

SEOUL (Reuters) – Oil prices rose on Tuesday on signs Iranian oil exports this month have fallen from September ahead of US sanctions against Tehran that are set to start in November. International benchmark Brent crude LCOc1 for December delivery Read More

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United States seeking Mexican steel export quotas: negotiator

10 October, 2018 8:17 am 8:17 am

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – The United States is seeking to impose quotas on Mexican steel exports as part of a negotiation to remove metals tariffs, the chief trade negotiator of Mexico’s incoming government said , adding the issue needed to Read More

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Asian shares resume descent, oil prices up on Saudi tensions

10 October, 2018 8:11 am 8:11 am

TOKYO (Reuters) – Asian shares slipped on Monday as worries over Sino-US trade disputes, a possible slowdown in the Chinese economy and higher US borrowing costs tempered optimism despite a rebound in global equities late last week. Not helping the Read More

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Trump likes Taylor Swift ‘about 25 percent less’ as singer gets...

10 October, 2018 1:53 pm 1:53 pm

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Taylor Swift’s decision to break her silence on politics triggered a storm  with even US President Donald Trump weighing in on the pop music star’s remarks in support of Democrats. Swift, 28, has notably stayed out Read More

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After fight that split US, Kavanaugh wins place on Supreme Court

10 October, 2018 8:06 am 8:06 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Republican-controlled US Senate confirmed Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court, dismissing anger over accusations of misconduct against him and delivering a major victory to President Donald Trump who has now locked in a conservative majority on Read More

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Pound to climb, but pre-Brexit vote rate well out of reach

10 October, 2018 9:08 am 9:08 am

LONDON (Reuters) – The pound is set to be stronger by the time Britain leaves the European Union, according to currency strategists polled by Reuters, but in a year it still won’t have come close to recouping its losses since Read More

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Trade conflict looms but higher rates, oil prices help some stocks

09 September, 2018 9:21 am 9:21 am

NEW YORK (Reuters) – A world stock index climbed as bank and energy shares rose , but the momentum was sapped by a report that Washington may fire a new salvo in its trade war with Beijing. US President Donald Read More

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Asia shares can’t shake trade stress, pound up on Brexit talk

09 September, 2018 8:46 am 8:46 am

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Asian shares were struggling to avoid a ninth straight session of losses on Tuesday as the spectre of a Sino-US trade war haunted investors, while the pound perched near a five-week top on hints a Brexit deal Read More

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Alibaba’s Jack Ma to unveil succession plan next week, remain chairma...

09 September, 2018 9:34 am 9:34 am

BEIJING (Reuters) – Alibaba Group Holding Ltd’s  billionaire co-founder Jack Ma will announce a succession plan on Monday to hand the reins of his sprawling empire to a new generation of leaders but will remain executive chairman for the time Read More

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Alibaba co-founder Jack Ma to retire on Monday

09 September, 2018 9:16 am 9:16 am

BEIJING (Reuters) – Alibaba Group Holding Ltd’s co-founder and executive chairman, Jack Ma, will retire from the e-commerce company on Monday, as the former English teacher seeks to focus on philanthropy in education, the New York Times reported. Ma, one Read More

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Ex-Trump campaign aide Papadopoulos sentenced to 14 days in prison

09 September, 2018 9:10 am 9:10 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – George Papadopoulos, a former aide to then-Republican candidate Donald Trump’s 2016 campaign, was sentenced on Friday to 14 days in prison after pleading guilty last year to lying to federal agents investigating whether campaign members coordinated with Read More

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Apple says US tariffs on China would hit ‘wide range’ of produc...

09 September, 2018 8:45 am 8:45 am

CALIFORNIA (Reuters) – A “wide range” of Apple Inc  products including the Apple Watch would be affected by proposed US tariffs on Chinese goods, the company told US trade officials, but gave no sign of an impact on its iPhone Read More

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