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S&P 500 flat as losses in industrials offset gains in Facebook, Microsoft

36 min 37 sec ago
The S&P 500 was flat on Thursday as gains in Facebook and Microsoft were overshadowed by 3M's bleak quarterly report, which sparked concerns about slowing global growth.
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Sri Lanka attack death toll between 250-260, not 359: officials

40 min 11 sec ago
The death toll in Sri Lanka's Easter Day attack is around 100 fewer than the 359 originally thought, a two top government officials told Reuters on Thursday.
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Ukraine's president-elect says being blocked from calling snap poll

43 min 58 sec ago
Ukraine's president-elect Volodymyr Zelenskiy, keen to build parliamentary support, said on Thursday the election commission was preventing him from calling a snap parliamentary election by delaying the announcement of his election victory.
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Sri Lanka authorities were trying to head off bombers when they struck: official

1 hour 16 min ago
Sri Lanka's top defense official said on Thursday that security agencies had been working to stop militant attacks in the days before Easter Sunday bombings that killed 359 people, and he was resigning to take responsibility for the failure.
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Sri Lanka attack death toll around 250-260, not 359: health official

1 hour 16 min ago
The death toll in Sri Lanka's Easter Day attack is around 100 fewer than the 359 originally thought, a top health official told Reuters on Thursday.
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Britain warns against traveling to Sri Lanka, sees further attacks

1 hour 44 min ago
Britain said terrorists were likely to try to carry out further attacks in Sri Lanka and warned its nationals to avoid the country unless it was absolutely necessary following the Easter Sunday bombings that killed 359 people.
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Ghosn decries bail conditions limiting contact with his wife

2 hours 2 min ago
Former Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn, who was released on bail from a Tokyo jail on Thursday, said he was grateful bail had been granted but denounced conditions limiting contact with his wife.
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Weak industrial earnings drag Wall Street lower

2 hours 21 min ago
U.S. stocks were pulled lower on Thursday by downbeat earnings from industrial companies, including 3M, although strong results from marquee names Facebook and Microsoft kept the tech-heavy Nasdaq afloat.
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South Lanka authorities were trying to head off bombers when they struck: official

2 hours 31 min ago
Sri Lanka's top defense official said on Thursday that security agencies had been working to stop militant attacks in the days before Easter Sunday bombings that killed 359 people, and he was resigning to take responsibility for the failure.
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Britain advises against all but essential travel to Sri Lanka

2 hours 32 min ago
Britain said on Thursday it was advising against all but essential travel to Sri Lanka following the Easter Sunday bombings that killed 359 people, adding that terrorists were very likely to try to carry out further attacks.
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World stocks slip as growth fears linger; euro slides

2 hours 35 min ago
The dollar rose on Thursday, hitting the highest in almost two years against the euro on an upbeat U.S. capital goods report, while a gauge of world equity markets slid as weak economic data from South Korea and a profit warning from 3M Co renewed concerns about global growth.
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In bail reprise, Ghosn leaves Tokyo jail, agrees to limit contact with wife

3 hours 3 min ago
Former Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn walked out of a Japanese jail for a second time late on Thursday, freed on $4.5 million bail after agreeing to curbs on contacting his wife as he awaits trial on financial misconduct charges.
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Goldman Sachs, Bank of England and Treasury targeted by climate activists in London

3 hours 15 min ago
More than 300 environmental activists sowed chaos through London's financial district on Thursday, gluing themselves to the stock exchange and blocking roads outside the Bank of England and major banks such as Goldman Sachs.
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British Treasury targeted by climate-change activists

3 hours 21 min ago
Protesters from the environmental group Extinction Rebellion glued themselves to the British Treasury on Thursday on the final day of protests that have caused mass disruption in the British capital.
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3M slump keeps Wall Street under pressure, tech offers support

3 hours 25 min ago
U.S. stocks slid on Thursday, weighed down by dismal reports from industrial companies including 3M, however strong earnings from Facebook and Microsoft, which hit the trillion-dollar valuation mark, kept the tech-heavy Nasdaq afloat.
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New capital for Tesla will come at a cost

3 hours 45 min ago
A capital raise for Tesla Inc will not come cheap and Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk must finally prove to investors that he can produce and deliver Model 3s and higher margin electric cars on time, Wall Street analysts said on Thursday.
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Nasdaq hits record high at open on strong tech earnings; 3M weighs on Dow

4 hours 19 min ago
The tech-heavy Nasdaq index hit a fresh record at the open on Thursday after strong results from Facebook and Microsoft, while a slump in industrial conglomerate 3M weighed on the Dow and limited gains on the S&P.
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Ex-Nissan boss Ghosn released from Tokyo jail after posting bail

4 hours 24 min ago
Former Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn, who was indicted this week on fresh charges of financial misconduct, was released from a Japanese jail on Thursday after posting $4.5 million bail and agreeing to conditions including limits on contact with his wife.
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Sri Lanka's defense secretary quits following suicide bomb attacks

4 hours 36 min ago
Sri Lankan Defence Secretary Hemasiri Fernando told Reuters on Thursday that he had resigned, taking responsibility for the suicide bomber attacks on the country last Sunday.
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Former Vice President Biden launches White House bid as Democratic frontrunner

4 hours 48 min ago
Former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden, a moderate who has made his appeal to working-class voters who deserted the Democrats in 2016 a key part of his political identity, launched a bid for the White House on Thursday as the party's instant frontrunner.
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