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 2018-01-22 14:35 

Reuters

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US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-S&P opens lower as U.S. shutdown extends...
 2018-01-22 14:35 

Reuters

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UPDATE 3-AIG to buy reinsurer Validus for $5.56 billion...
 2018-01-22 14:35 

Reuters

Top Swiss cryptocurrency lawyer questions 'stupid' ICO structure...

One of the top lawyers in the booming cryptocurrency industry says the legal structure he helped set up to raise funds for new virtual currencies is...

 2018-01-22 14:35 

Reuters

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Richemont bids for control of Yoox Net-A-Porter as luxury expands online...

Cartier owner Richemont on Monday offered up to 2.8 billion euros ($3.4 billion) for full control of Yoox Net-a-Porter (YNAP) to compete better in an expanding online market for luxury goods....

 2018-01-22 14:34 

UPI

Scientists unveil world's most powerful tractor beam...

For the first time, scientists have developed a tractor beam capable for levitating objects larger than an acoustic wavelength....

 2018-01-22 14:34 

Ecns.cn

Chinese video platforms urged to delete violent 'Elsagate' content...

Chinese video websites have said they will delete or block videos with inappropriate content disguised as popular cartoons from the U.S., media reported on Sunday....

 2018-01-22 14:33 

Reuters

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CANADA FX DEBT-C$ strengthens ahead of NAFTA talks as wholesale trade rises...

The Canadian dollar strengthenedagainst its U.S. counterpart on Monday, gravitating toward themiddle of this year's range ahead of the resumption of talks torenegotiate NAFTA and as investors weighed domestic data showingan increase in wholesale trade...

 2018-01-22 14:33 

Reuters

Hedge fund Third Point pushes Nestle to do more faster: letter...

Billionaire investor Daniel Loeb praised consumer company Nestle's chief but is keeping up the pressure with demands that the company move faster in overhauling its strategy....

 2018-01-22 14:32 

Reuters

Afghanistan searches for answers to deadly hotel attack...

The deadly assault on the Hotel Intercontinental in Kabul at the weekend, which devastated one of Afghanistan's three main airlines with the killing of many of its foreign pilots, has exposed again how vulnerable the city is to militant attacks....

 2018-01-22 14:32 

TASS

Laos hopes to continue military cooperation with Russia — PM...

Lao Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith has held a meeting with visiting Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu...

 2018-01-22 14:32 

AP

The Latest: Palestinians blast Pence speech in Israel...

JERUSALEM (AP) — The Latest on Vice President Mike Pence's visit to Israel (all times local):4:30 p.m.The Palestinians have issued an angry reaction to Vice President Mike Pence's speech to the......

 2018-01-22 14:32 

Reuters

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REFILE-UPDATE 2-Halliburton 4th-qtr profit beats, firm takes charge for Venezuela...
 2018-01-22 14:31 

SANA

10,000 displaced people return to their hometown of al-Bowedha in Damascus Countryside...

Damascus Countryside Hundreds of families returned on Monday to their houses in al-Bowedha town in the southern part of Damascus Countryside province in the framework of restoring normal life in the areas liberated from terrorism. SANA's reporter said...

 2018-01-22 14:31 

Reuters

Germany and France to prepare joint position on EU farm reform...

Germany and France will preparea joint position on proposals to reform the European Union'sfarm policy, German Agriculture Minister Christian Schmidt saidon Monday....

 2018-01-22 14:31 

Reuters

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Icahn, Deason push Xerox to explore strategic options...

Investors Carl Icahn and Darwin Deason said on Monday that photocopier pioneer Xerox Corp should immediately start a process to explore strategic alternatives....

 2018-01-22 14:30 

AP

Trial set for man charged in killing of Lebanese neighbor...

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — An Oklahoma man facing first-degree murder and hate crime charges in the fatal shooting of his Lebanese neighbor is set for trial this week....

 2018-01-22 14:30 

Reuters

BRIEF-Orient Victory Travel Says Co Is In Negotiations With Parties To Participate In Resort Project...

Orient Victory Travel Group Company Ltd:...

 2018-01-22 14:30 

UPI

Report: North Korea ships blocked in China head to Russia...

More North Korean ships are heading to Russia as sanctions take root and Chinese ports are under scrutiny for trade with Pyongyang....

 2018-01-22 14:29 

UPI

Goldie Hawn on daughter Kate Hudson: 'We learn a lot from each other'...

Goldie Hawn and Kate Hudson discussed their bond before co-presenting at the 2018 Screen Actors Guild Awards....

 2018-01-22 14:29 

Reuters

Tiberius to jump into cryptocurrencies with metals-backed digital coin...
 2018-01-22 14:29 

Reuters

Banking group Nordea bans bitcoin trading...
 2018-01-22 14:29 

Reuters

Top Swiss cryptocurrency lawyer questions 'stupid' ICO structure...
 2018-01-22 14:29 

Reuters

Factbox: Trump on Twitter (Jan 22) - Democrats...

The following statements were posted to the verified Twitter accounts of U.S. President Donald Trump, @realDonaldTrump and @POTUS. The opinions expressed are his own. Reuters has not edited the statements or confirmed their accuracy. @realDonaldTrump :- T...

 2018-01-22 14:29 

Reuters

BRIEF-Public Financial Holdings Says FY Profit Attributable HK$503.5 Mln...

Public Financial Holdings Ltd:...

 2018-01-22 14:28 

AP

The Latest: Rebel shelling kills 5 in Syrian capital...

BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the developments in Syria and Turkey's offensive on the Syrian Kurdish enclave of Afrin (all times local):4:30 p.m.Syrian state TV says shelling from rebel-held area......

 2018-01-22 14:28 

Reuters

UPDATE 1-Afghanistan searches for answers to deadly hotel attack...
 2018-01-22 14:28 

Reuters

Deutsche Boerse creates index using algorithm to track AI leaders like Apple...

Deutsche Boerse has launched an index that tracks companies that are leaders in artificial intelligence (AI) by using an algorithm to identify early adopters of the technology....

 2018-01-22 14:28 

Ecns.cn

Zhejiang Greentown signs South African international...

Chinese club Zhejiang Greentown announced that they had reached a deal with South Africa international Dino Ndlovu on Saturday....

 2018-01-22 14:28 

Reuters

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UPDATE 3-Richemont bids for control of Yoox Net-A-Porter as luxury expands online...
 2018-01-22 14:28 

IRNA

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Iranian political critic in good health: Next of kin...

Tehran, Jan 22, IRNA Brother of the Iranian political critic and a post-revolution prime minister Mir-Hossein Mousavi on Monday rejected some reports about his health condition....

 2018-01-22 14:27 

Reuters

Sky Italia bid for multi-platform package in Serie A TV rights auction-source...

The Italian unit of Britishbroadcaster Sky has bid for a package worth at least310 million euros a year at a tender on Monday to sell screeningrights for Italy's Serie A soccer matches in 2018-2021, a sourceclose to the matter said....

 2018-01-22 14:27 

AP

The Latest: Ex-Catalonia leader speaks at Danish panel...

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — The Latest on fugitive Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont (all times local):3:15 p.m.The fugitive former leader of Spain's Catalonia region has spoken in Denmark about ......

 2018-01-22 14:27 

Xinhuanet

Abbas calls on EU states to recognize state of Palestine...

Visiting Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on Monday called on EU states to swiftly recognize the state of Palestine, amid an international uproar sparked by the U.S. administration's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital....

 2018-01-22 14:26 

FARS News Agency

VP: US Will Move Embassy to Jerusalem Next Year...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Less than two months after US President Donald Trump formally recognized the city as the capital of Israel, Vice President Mike Pence said Monday the US Embassy in Israel will relocate to Jerusalem next year....

 2018-01-22 14:26 

FARS News Agency

Iranian Military Official Asks Int'l Community to Support Protest Rallies in US...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Deputy Chief of Staff and Spokesman of Iran's Armed Forces Brigadier General Massoud Jazzayeri called on the world states to support the American people's anti-government protest rallies....

 2018-01-22 14:26 

Reuters

BRIEF-Hong Kong's ICAC says former Director Of Deutsche Bank admits bribery over trading of derivative warrants...

Hong Kong Independent Commission AgainstCorruption...

 2018-01-22 14:26 

FARS News Agency

Iranian Deputy FM Dismisses Missile Talks with Europe...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Legal and International Affairs Seyed Abbas Araqchi rejected media reports claiming that Tehran has held talks with the European states on its missile program, warning the green continent against making ....

 2018-01-22 14:26 

FARS News Agency

Syria: Army Continues March on Al-Qaeda Positions in Idlib...

TEHRAN (FNA)- The Syrian Army troops beat the Al-Nusra Front (Tahrir al-Sham Hay'at or the Levant Liberation Board) back from another village near the newly-liberated Abu al-Dhohour airbase in Southeastern Idlib on Monday....

 2018-01-22 14:26 

FARS News Agency

EU: Direct Negotiations Necessary for Jerusalem Peace Process...

TEHRAN (FNA)- The EU's Foreign Policy Chief Federica Mogherini on Monday said a realistic solution for Jerusalem "has to come through direct negotiations"....

 2018-01-22 14:26 

Reuters

Hedge fund Third Point pushes Nestle to do more faster -letter...
 2018-01-22 14:26 

FARS News Agency

Iran Denies Allegations of Spying in Germany as Israeli Psychological Warfare...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iran dismissed allegations of conducting espionage operations in Germany as psychological warfare orchestrated by Israel....

 2018-01-22 14:26 

FARS News Agency

Terrorists Fail to Prevail over Syrian Army Strongholds in Southeastern Idlib...

TEHRAN (FNA)- The Syrian Army troops repelled a heavy offensive of the Al-Nusra Front (Tahrir al-Sham Hay'at or the Levant Liberation Board) in Southeastern Idlib, killing and wounding a number of militants on Monday....

 2018-01-22 14:26 

FARS News Agency

Mahmoud Abbas Wins EU Backing for Palestinian Capital in East Jerusalem...

TEHRAN (FNA)- The European Union's Foreign Policy Chief assured President Mahmoud Abbas at a meeting in Brussels on Monday that the EU supported his ambition to have East Jerusalem as capital of a Palestinian state....

 2018-01-22 14:26 

FARS News Agency

Syria: Turkish Army Extends Operation against Kurds to Azaz Region East of Afrin...

TEHRAN (FNA)- The Turkish armed forces have advanced into Azaz region East of Afrin within the framework of the Olive Branch Operation in Northern Syria, a Turkish media outlet reported on Monday....

 2018-01-22 14:26 

FARS News Agency

Turkey-Backed Militants Capture Several Kurdish-Held Regions in Northern Syria...

TEHRAN (FNA)- The Turkish Army and its allied militant group of the Free Syrian Army (FSA) continued their joint operation codenamed the Olive Branch against the Kurdish fighters in Afrin region and captured several villages and hills on Monday, dissident...

 2018-01-22 14:25 

AP

With Senate talks falling short, shutdown enters workweek...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The government shutdown is set to sow more disruption and political peril Monday after the Senate inched closer but ultimately fell short of an agreement that would have reopened ......

 2018-01-22 14:25 

Reuters

Prize camels keep tradition alive in changing Saudi, but please no Botox!...
 2018-01-22 14:25 

Reuters

Djokovic to reassess options over elbow injury...

Novak Djokovic said he would have to reassess the way forward for his injured elbow after it flared up again during his shock defeat by Chung Hyeon at the Australian Open on Monday....

 2018-01-22 14:24 

IANS

Looking forward to make most of opportunity in SA: Iyer...

Kolkata, Jan 22: South Africa-bound top-order batsman Shreyas Iyer on Monday said he is hopeful of making the best of the opportunity to play top quality bowling attack, and if given a chance would concentrate more on playing on the backfoot due to the ex...

 2018-01-22 14:24 

Reuters

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Orange, Deutsche Telekom shares rise on report of 2017 merger talks...

Shares in France's Orange and Germany's Deutsche Telekom were boosted on Monday by a report in French daily Le Monde that the two telecoms firms held merger talks between May and September 2017 last year, traders said....

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