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Former Trump adviser Stone apologizes to judge after photo post

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump’s former adviser Roger Stone apologized on Monday after posting on Instagram a photo of the judge overseeing his...

As medical costs mount, Japan to weigh cost-effectiveness in setting drug...

By Takashi Umekawa TOKYO (Reuters) – Japanese doctor Yasushi Goto remembers prescribing the cancer drug Opdivo to an octogenarian and wondering whether taxpayers might object...

Trump warns Venezuela military they are risking their lives and future

MIAMI (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday warned members of Venezuela’s military who are helping President Nicolas Maduro to stay in power...

Americans among group arrested in Haiti with arsenal of guns: media

PORT-AU-PRINCE (Reuters) – Haitian police arrested a group of foreign nationals, including Americans, armed with semi-automatic weapons, Haitian newspapers reported on Monday, adding to...

Navient rejects $3.2 billion takeover bid from Canyon Capital and Platinum...

By Liana B. Baker (Reuters) – Student-loan servicer Navient Corp has rejected a $3.2 billion takeover bid from two investors as it believes the offer...

Exclusive: Glencore to take 200,000 T of aluminum from ISTIM Port...

By Pratima Desai LONDON (Reuters) – Mining giant Glencore has bought 200,000 tons of aluminum on the London Metal Exchange and will take delivery of...
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Britain’s Cobham takes 160 million pounds charge over Boeing dispute

LONDON (Reuters) – British engineer Cobham said on Tuesday it would take an additional exceptional charge of 160 million pounds ($206 million) in relation...

Elliott takes 6.1 percent stake in Dutch Intertrust

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – Paul Elliott Singer, the hedge fund manager behind activist investor Elliott, has taken a 6.1 percent stake in Dutch trust and...

Germany tops Japan with world’s largest current account surplus in 2018:...

By Rene Wagner and Michael Nienaber BERLIN (Reuters) – Germany’s current account surplus shrank but remained by far the world’s largest last year due to...

Goldman Sachs Asia Pacific CEO to retire: Bloomberg

(Reuters) – Goldman Sachs Group Inc’s Chairman and Chief Executive for the Asia-Pacific region excluding Japan, Ken Hitchner, is retiring from the company, Bloomberg...

British supermarkets battle to secure stocks as chaotic Brexit looms

By James Davey and Kate Holton LONDON (Reuters) – Britons could face shortages of fresh food, price rises and less variety if the country leaves...

Payless ShoeSource seeks bankruptcy protection again

(Reuters) – U.S. discount retailer Payless ShoeSource Inc on Monday filed for voluntary Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection for the second time, along with its...
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The real ‘Jaws’: Great white shark’s genetic secrets revealed

By Will Dunham WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The great white shark, one of the most fearsome predators in the world’s oceans in both fact and fiction,...

Britain’s 5G network security review ongoing: PM May’s spokesman

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s review of its 5G network resilience is still ongoing, a spokesman for Prime Minister Theresa May said on Monday after...

Alibaba is the force behind hit Chinese Communist Party app: sources

By Pei Li and Cate Cadell BEIJING (Reuters) – A Chinese government propaganda app that recently became a huge hit was developed by Alibaba, two...

U.S. SEC charges Cognizant, former executives with anti-corruption lapses

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S.-based tech giant Cognizant Technology Solutions has agreed to pay $25 million to settle charges that it violated the Foreign Corrupt...

Telecoms industry calls for Europe-wide network testing regime

By Douglas Busvine FRANKFURT (Reuters) – The telecoms industry has called on European governments to join mobile operators in establishing a testing regime to protect...

Applied Materials second-quarter forecast misses on weak chip demand

(Reuters) – Chip gear maker Applied Materials Inc forecast second-quarter profit and revenue below analysts’ estimates on Thursday, underscoring the weakness in the semiconductor...
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Squash: Eight-time world champion David to retire at end of season

(Reuters) – Malaysia’s eight-time world squash champion Nicol David will retire at the end of the season, the 35-year-old has said. David, who won the...

Tennis player Djokovic, gymnast Biles win top Laureus awards

MONACO (Reuters) – World number one tennis player Novak Djokovic crowned a winning return to the courts after surgery with the Laureus sportsman of...

Boxing: Britain’s Fury signs bumper broadcast deal with ESPN

(Reuters) – British heavyweight Tyson Fury has signed a broadcast deal under which his fights will be shown exclusively on ESPN platforms in the...