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Swedish student leader wins EU pledge to spend billions on climate

14 hours 28 min ago
The European Union should spend hundreds of billions of euros combating climate change during the next decade, its chief executive said on Thursday, responding to a Swedish teen who has inspired a global movement of children against global warming.
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Risk of no-deal Brexit has risen: EU's Timmermans

14 hours 29 min ago
The risk of Britain crashing out of the European Union on March 29 without a deal to ease Brexit has increased this month, the deputy head of the European Commission said on Thursday.
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Actor Jussie Smollett arrested, accused of lying to Chicago police

14 hours 38 min ago
Actor Jussie Smollett has been arrested after he was charged with lying to police when he claimed he was attacked and beaten by two masked men shouting racist and homophobic slurs, Chicago police said.
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Corbyn says his talks with EU's Barnier 'useful'

14 hours 39 min ago
Britain's opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Thursday he had "useful and informative" talks with the EU's Brexit negotiator in Brussels and said he was ready to meet the British Prime Minister Theresa May again.
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UK's Hammond sees 'opportunity' for Brexit vote next week

14 hours 58 min ago
British lawmakers could be given a vote on a revised Brexit deal as soon as next week as negotiators in Brussels scramble to clinch last-minute changes to a divorce accord that would avoid a potentially disorderly exit from the European Union.
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Basketball shoe malfunction puts Nike in the spotlight

15 hours 22 min ago
Nike's shares were set to come under pressure on Thursday after emerging basketball star Zion Williamson was injured when his Nike sneaker split during a game.
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Britain, EU closer to possible agreement on Brexit: EU diplomats

15 hours 27 min ago
The European Union and Britain are moving towards a separate legal statement in which the bloc would again stress the temporary nature of the so-called Brexit backstop for the Irish border, diplomats in Brussels said.
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Danske bolsters board as U.S. expands money laundering investigation

15 hours 40 min ago
The money laundering scandal at Danske Bank deepened on Thursday when the Danish lender said it had received an inquiry from the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).
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Canadian auto union faces Catch-22 in General Motors fight

15 hours 53 min ago
Jerry Dias, the leader of Canada's auto union, is unsparing in his rhetorical attacks on General Motors Co's decision to close its Oshawa, Ontario, assembly plant and lay off thousands of union workers by year-end.
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Brexit defections reveal frayed fabric of UK politics

15 hours 57 min ago
Brexit has torn the fabric of Britain's political system, say a group of 11 lawmakers behind a dramatic series of defections that have sent shockwaves through one of the world's oldest and most stable parliaments.
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Where Libya's revolution began, many now yearn for a strong hand

16 hours 18 sec ago
Sitting in his cafe near the spot where the protests against Muammar Gaddafi touched off the Libyan revolution eight years ago, Miftah Atluba is not sorry the dictator has gone.
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Actor Jussie Smollett arrested in Chicago: police spokesman

16 hours 1 min ago
Actor Jussie Smollett has been arrested after he was charged with lying to police when he claimed he was attacked and beaten by two masked men shouting racist and homophobic slurs, Chicago police said on Thursday on Twitter.
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British parliament could vote on Brexit deal next week: Hammond

16 hours 21 min ago
British lawmakers could be given a vote on a revised Brexit deal as soon as next week as negotiators in Brussels scramble to clinch last-minute changes to a divorce accord that would avoid a potentially disorderly exit from the European Union.
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UK government source: It does not feel like we will have a Brexit deal by next week

16 hours 22 min ago
It does not feel like Britain will have secured the changes it needs to its exit deal with Brussels by next week, a British government source said on Thursday.
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Pope opens child sex abuse conference, promising 'concrete' remedies

16 hours 24 min ago
Pope Francis promised that concrete actions against child sexual abuse by priests would result from a conference he opened on Thursday, countering scepticism from some survivors who said the meeting looked like a public relations exercise.
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Barclays income boost cheers investors, makes Brexit provision

16 hours 31 min ago
Barclays reported a lower than forecast attributable profit of 3.5 billion pounds ($4.56 billion) for 2018, as it set aside cash to cushion against Brexit losses and its trading business weathered a difficult fourth quarter.
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Vietnam tightens security at border station ahead of Kim Jong Un visit

16 hours 38 min ago
Vietnamese police have stepped up security at a remote rail station on the Chinese border where North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is expected to enter the country by train next week ahead of a summit with U.S. President Donald Trump.
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UK pensions minister hopes May will get her Brexit deal passed next week: BBC reporter

16 hours 55 min ago
British pensions minister Amber Rudd said she hopes Prime Minister Theresa May will get her revised Brexit deal through parliament next week, according to BBC's political correspondent Ben Wright.
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Putin to U.S.: I'm ready for another Cuban Missile crisis if you want one

17 hours 18 min ago
President Vladimir Putin has said that Russia is militarily ready for a Cuban Missile-style crisis if the United States is foolish enough to want one and that his country currently has the edge when it comes to a first nuclear strike.
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Global shares retain gains, Aussie whacked by rates and coal woes

17 hours 37 min ago
Signs the United States and China were tackling some of the stickiest issues in their trade war kept world shares near a four-month high on Thursday, though it could not prevent a favorite Chinese proxy, the Aussie dollar, hitting the skids.
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