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 2015-05-27 20:46   

Reuters

  Broadcom call buying surges on report of deal with Avago...[ + ]

NEW YORK (Reuters) - News that chipmaker Broadcom Corp is in talks to be bought by Avago Technologies Ltd spurred a flurry of trades in Broadcom's short-term calls, and timely buyers of the options could...



 2015-05-27 20:46   

AP

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  Ex-FIFA vice president Warner turns self in; Trinidad sets $2.5M bail in US corruption case...[ + ]

PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad (AP) Ex-FIFA vice president Warner turns self in; Trinidad sets $2.5M bail in US corruption case ....



 2015-05-27 20:46   

AP

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  US won't seek high court review in immigration case...[ + ]

WASHINGTON (AP) The government says it won't ask the Supreme Court to review a judge's decision that put on hold President Barack Obama's executive action on immigration. The Justice Department announcement on Wednesday came one day after a f...



 2015-05-27 20:46   

AP

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  Burundi urges citizens to donate money to pay for elections...[ + ]

KAMPALA, Uganda AP -- Burundi's government is asking Burundians to donate money to pay for elections as some foreign donors warn of aid cuts if President Pierre Nkurunziza runs for a third term, a presidential spokesman said Wednesday.....



 2015-05-27 20:44   

Reuters

  Five-run seventh sends Pirates to sixth straight win...[ + ]

Five-run seventh sends Pirates to sixth straight winPITTSBURGH --- Jung Ho Kang is taking his role of trailblazer seriously as the first native position player from the Korean Baseball Organization to...



 2015-05-27 20:44   

Reuters

  UPDATE 2-Avago nears deal for fellow chipmaker Broadcom - sources...[ + ]

(Adds background on the companies)By Greg RoumeliotisMay 27 (Reuters) - Avago Technologies Ltd is closeto an agreement to acquire fellow chipmaker Broadcom Corp, people familiar with the matter said...



 2015-05-27 20:43   

Reuters

  Chile environmental regulator files charges vs Lundin's Candelaria mine...[ + ]

SANTIAGO (Reuters) - Chile's environmental regulator filed charges against Canada's Lundin Mining Corp on Wednesday for a series of irregularities at its Candelaria copper deposit, the latest mine to fall...



 2015-05-27 20:43   

Reuters

  Somaliland to pick Berbera port partner by end of year...[ + ]

ABIDJAN, May 27 (Reuters) - Somaliland expects to choose apartner to develop and manage its Berbera port by the end of theyear, with construction expected to start early next year, thebreakaway territory's...



 2015-05-27 20:43   

Reuters

  CANADA STOCKS-TSX ends up 0.4 pct despite drag from energy shares...[ + ]

(Adds investor comment, updates prices to close)* TSX ends up 59.66 points, or 0.40 percent, at 15,110.47* Most sectors broadly positive but energy weighsBy Alastair SharpTORONTO, May 27 (Reuters)...



 2015-05-27 20:42   

Reuters

  Teva discloses 1.35 pct stake in target Mylan...[ + ]

May 27 (Reuters) - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd disclosed a 1.35 percent interest in Mylan NV, saying the purchase underscored its commitment to buyMylan as soon as possible.The company said...



 2015-05-27 20:41   

AP

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  Kentucky Republicans look to put election review behind them...[ + ]

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) In the complicated world of Kentucky Republican politics, Matt Bevin needs to step away from wrangling over endorsements with Mitch McConnell and turn his attention to locking in a victory in last week's GOP primary. Bevin has had...



 2015-05-27 20:41   

Reuters

  Twenty One Pilots' 'Blurryface' puts fresh faces atop Billboard...[ + ]

In its debut week, the fourth album from the Ohio duo sold134,000 albums, 68,000 songs and was streamed 9.7 million times,totaling 147,000 units, according to figures from NielsenSoundScan.Twenty One...



 2015-05-27 20:40   

Reuters

  UPDATE 4-Wall St watchdog says Labor Dept. broker rule 'not the way to go'...[ + ]

(Adds Department of Labor comment)By Suzanne BarlynWASHINGTON, May 27 (Reuters) - A U.S. Labor Department planto reduce conflicts with brokers who offer retirement accountadvice drew criticism from...



 2015-05-27 20:39   

Reuters

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  Obama administration will not seek Supreme Court stay on immigration block...[ + ]

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Despite a setback to President Barack Obama's immigration action in the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals on Tuesday, the U.S. Justice Department will not ask the Supreme Court to stay...



 2015-05-27 20:39   

Reuters

  Indians use big third inning to rout Rangers...[ + ]

Indians use big third inning to rout RangersCLEVELAND -- It was the kind of inning the Cleveland Indians haven't had in a while, and it couldn't have come at a better time.First baseman Carlos Santana...



 2015-05-27 20:39   

Reuters

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  Two men charged on DNA evidence in 1978 rape and murder in California...[ + ]

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Two men have been charged with murder in California in the 1978 cold case murder of a young mother who was abducted from a gas station where she worked, after DNA advances connected...



 2015-05-27 20:39   

Reuters

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  IRS tax information hack traced to Russia: CNN...[ + ]

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Internal Revenue Service believes the theft of about 100,000 taxpayers' personal data from its computer system originated in Russia, CNN reported on Wednesday.The tax agency's...



 2015-05-27 20:39   

AP

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  Dnipro player collapses in Europa League final...[ + ]

WARSAW, Poland (AP) Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk player Matheus has collapsed during the Europa League final against Sevilla. The Brazilian forward fell to the ground suddenly during a break in play and was stretchered off the field after receiving emergency me...



 2015-05-27 20:38   

Reuters

  Nike says cooperating with authorities on FIFA allegations...[ + ]

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Nike Inc on Wednesday said that it was cooperating with authorities on alleged bribery and corruption at soccer's governing body FIFA. U.S. authorities said nine soccer officials...



 2015-05-27 20:38   

AP

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  Sea lion impaled with spear rescued in Southern California...[ + ]

SAN DIEGO AP -- A giant sea lion impaled by a homemade spear is recovering at SeaWorld after being rescued just off the Southern California coast.....



 2015-05-27 20:37   

Reuters Africa

  Pentagon chief urges end to island-building in South China Sea...[ + ]

PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii (Reuters) - U.S. Defence Secretary Ash Carter called on Wednesday for a halt to island-building by China and other parties in the South China Sea and an end to militarization of the...



 2015-05-27 20:36   

AP

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  Bears RB Matt Forte says he won't hold out for extension...[ + ]

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) Chicago Bears running back Matt Forte says he will not hold out for a contract extension. A two-time Pro Bowl pick, he says he will report to training camp on time despite the team's refusal to extend his deal. Forte is enterin...



 2015-05-27 20:36   

Reuters

  Nike says cooperating with authorities on FIFA allegations...[ + ]

NEW YORK, May 27 (Reuters) - Nike Inc on Wednesdaysaid that it was cooperating with authorities on alleged briberyand corruption at soccer's governing body FIFA.U.S. authorities said nine soccer officials...



 2015-05-27 20:36   

AP

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  French Open at a glance...[ + ]

PARIS (AP) A look at the French Open on Wednesday: Weather: Sunny. High of 72 degrees (22 Celsius). Men's seeded winners: No. 2 Roger Federer, No. 4 Tomas Berdych, No. 5 Kei Nishikori, No. 8 Stan Wawrinka, No. 12 Gilles Simon, No. 13 Gael Monfils, No...



 2015-05-27 20:35   

AP

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  No sex assault charges for women in massage parlor sting...[ + ]

HONOLULU (AP) Honolulu's top prosecutor is dismissing sex assault charges against 16 women who were arrested in a massage parlor prostitution sting. Prosecuting Attorney Keith Kaneshiro said Wednesday that the allegations might have constituted a tec...



 2015-05-27 20:35   

Reuters

  Wealth Management News - May 27...[ + ]

To access the newsletter, click on the link:http://share.thomsonreuters.com/assets/newsletters/wm/WealthManagement_May27_2015.htm If you would like to receive this newsletter through your email,...



 2015-05-27 20:35   

Reuters

  Nike says cooperating with authorities on FIFA allegations...[ + ]

NEW YORK, May 27 (Reuters) - Nike Inc on Wednesdaysaid that it was cooperating with authorities on alleged briberyand corruption at soccer's governing body FIFA.U.S. authorities said nine soccer officials...



 2015-05-27 20:34   

AP

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  Coach says Peterson can play for Vikings or not play at all...[ + ]

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) Adrian Peterson has spent the last five months sending vague and sometimes ambiguous messages about his desire or lack thereof to remain with the Minnesota Vikings. Coach Mike Zimmer cut right to the chase on Wednesday when asked...



 2015-05-27 20:33   

AP

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  How the Dow Jones industrial average fared on Wednesday...[ + ]

Stocks ended higher, recovering the most of their losses from the day before, as Greece appeared closer to resolving its latest debt problems. However, the overall market remains directionless as most investors are focused on figuring out when the Federal...



 2015-05-27 20:33   

Reuters

  US STOCKS-Tech, healthcare lead Wall St higher; Nasdaq hits record...[ + ]

* Tech rally lifts Nasdaq to record closing high* Euro rises against dollar as Greece default fears fade* Michael Kors slumps on weak sales, weighs on rivals* Chipmakers Broadcom, Avago surge on M&A...



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