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Two Gazans killed, Palestinians say, as border protest begins

Reuters News - March 30, 2018 - 6:52am
GAZA-ISRAEL BORDER (Reuters) - At least two Palestinians were killed and more than 50 wounded by Israeli gunfire in Gaza, Palestinian medical officials said on Friday, as Gazans began a planned six-week protest along the border with Israel.
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Toshiba says unable to meet end-March deadline for chip unit sale

Reuters News - March 30, 2018 - 4:52am
TOKYO (Reuters) - Toshiba Corp said on Friday it would not be able to complete an $18 billion deal to sell its prized chip unit by an agreed deadline at the end of March, as it had not received anti-monopoly approval from China.
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Autopsy results for Stephon Clark to be announced: lawyer

Reuters News - March 30, 2018 - 4:38am
(Reuters) - Autopsy results will be announced on Friday for Stephon Clark, a black man who was unarmed when he was shot and killed by police in Sacramento, California in his grandparent's back yard, his family's attorney said.
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How Seoul raced to conclude U.S. trade deal ahead of North Korea talks

Reuters News - March 30, 2018 - 3:21am
SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korean trade officials braved snowstorms, ate instant noodles to save time and spent weeks hotel-hopping in Washington as they raced to overcome major trade hurdles with their U.S. ally ahead of high-stakes nuclear discussions with North Korea.
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The South Korean rock band returning to perform in Pyongyang

BBC News - March 30, 2018 - 3:06am
When rock band YB were in North Korea 16 years ago, their performance moved some concert-goers to tears.
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Amal Clooney to represent detained Myanmar reporters

BBC News - March 30, 2018 - 2:54am
The well-known human rights lawyer says there is "no doubt" the journalists detained in Myanmar are innocent.
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US envoy to China says 'we don't trust' Kim Jong-un

BBC News - March 30, 2018 - 2:23am
The US ambassador to China Terry Branstad also says the US needed to see "what the possibilities are" with North Korea.
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India editor held over 'fake' monk attack story

BBC News - March 30, 2018 - 1:49am
Postcard News is accused of publishing a false story about Muslims attacking a monk from the Jain faith.
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iQiyi: 'China's Netflix' shares dip in US stock debut

BBC News - March 30, 2018 - 1:15am
Shares in Baidu's iQiyi streaming platform fell below their opening price on Wall Street's Nasdaq.
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Gaza farmer killed by Israeli tank shell: Gaza health official

Reuters News - March 30, 2018 - 12:47am
GAZA (Reuters) - A Gaza farmer was killed and a second man was wounded by an Israeli tank shell on Friday, a Gaza health ministry spokesman said, on a day of heightened tensions ahead of planned protests by Palestinians along the border with Israel.
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Korean Air 'nut rage' heiress makes management comeback

BBC News - March 29, 2018 - 11:32pm
Heather Cho returns to take control of a hotel network, after her high-profile tantrum three years ago.
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Papua New Guinea earthquake: Strong tremor off New Britain island

BBC News - March 29, 2018 - 10:56pm
A magnitude 6.9 quake strikes near New Britain island but there are no immediate reports of damage.
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Zuckerberg disavows memo saying all user growth is good

Reuters News - March 29, 2018 - 10:41pm
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - A Facebook Inc executive said in an internal memo in 2016 that the social media company needed to pursue adding users above all else, BuzzFeed News reported on Thursday, prompting disavowals from the executive and Facebook Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg.
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Cathay Pacific ends skirts-only rule for female staff

BBC News - March 29, 2018 - 10:38pm
Cathay Pacific changes the policy for female staff, in place since 1946, after growing union pressure.
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Ex-FBI deputy McCabe's online legal defense fund nears $300,000 in hours

Reuters News - March 29, 2018 - 9:51pm
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe, who was fired by the Trump administration but has said he was terminated because he is a crucial witness in the Russia investigation, has raised more than $292,000 in seven hours to help cover costs defending against other ongoing government probes, the funding website showed.
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Walmart talking with Humana on closer ties; acquisition possible: sources

Reuters News - March 29, 2018 - 9:41pm
(Reuters) - U.S. retailer Walmart Inc is in early-stage talks with health insurer Humana Inc about developing closer ties, with the acquisition of Humana being discussed as one possibility, people familiar with the matter said on Thursday.
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Myanmar's Rohingya stuck in Bangladesh's 'no man's land'

BBC News - March 29, 2018 - 8:32pm
Thousands of Rohingya Muslims are living on a small strip of land between Myanmar and Bangladesh.
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Walmart talking with Humana on closer ties; purchase possible: sources

Reuters News - March 29, 2018 - 8:05pm
(Reuters) - U.S. retailer Walmart Inc is in early-stage talks with health insurer Humana Inc about developing closer ties, with the acquisition of Humana being discussed as one possibility, people familiar with the matter said on Thursday.
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Walmart discussing closer ties with Humana, including possible acquisition: sources

Reuters News - March 29, 2018 - 7:46pm
(Reuters) - Walmart Inc is in early-stage talks with Humana Inc about developing closer ties, with the acquisition of Humana being discussed as one possibility, people familiar with the matter said on Thursday.
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China's space lab set for fiery re-entry

BBC News - March 29, 2018 - 7:36pm
Experts say the defunct orbiting Tiangong-1 module should fall out of the sky this weekend.
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