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Van rams into crowd outside London mosque; 1 dead, several injured

A vehicle struck pedestrians near a mosque in north London. (Victoria Jones/PA via AP). (Yui Mok/PA via AP). She said the road was "backed up" with police cars, ambulance and fire engines. One...

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Standard Life to start merger talks with Scottish Widows

Standard Life to start merger talks with Scottish Widows

The Sunday Times has reported discussions between Standard Life and Scottish Widows will begin this week, citing the group's prospectus for the Aberdeen deal. The contract with Lloyds money was worth...

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Greece to get over $9 billion loan from creditors

Eurogroup finance ministers met on Thursday to review the bailout program for Greece . After months of haggling that raised fears of another escalation in Greece's near 8-year debt crisis, the 19-c...

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EU Commissioner: EU to Be 'Amicable, Firm' with United Kingdom in Brexit Talks

The EU's negotiator is the European Commission. The U.K. Brexit Secretary David Davis is the main person appointed by Number 10 to deal with this issue. "A deal like no other in history". "I d...

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Portugal forest fire victims die in their cars as flames engulf road

Portugal forest fire victims die in their cars as flames engulf road

About 54 injured people - four in a serious condition - have been taken to hospitals. Temperatures as high as 40 degrees Celsius in recent days might have also played a part in the inferno. Officials ...

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European Stocks Decline as Traders Assess US Growth Prospects

The revision came just after the Fed raised interest rates Wednesday for the 2nd time in 3 months and said it would begin cutting its holdings of bonds and other securities this year, signaling its ...

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Macron kicks off Paris Air Show with airborne entrance

Industry sources say the 190-230 seat plane could attract in the region of 150 orders at the July 19-25 Paris event. Other new aircraft include the AN-132D, Airbus A321neo, Airbus Helicopters ...

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Banned materials suspected in London fire

Residents had long complained about fire safety risks at Grenfell Tower during a refurbishment project completed previous year, but said their concerns went unheeded. Grief over a London high-rise t...

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Warriors say they haven't received White House invitation yet

Warriors say they haven't received White House invitation yet

Warriors guard Shaun Livingston said in February that he would not visit the White House if the team wins the championship, saying he is not a fan of the president's politics. The four-headed m...

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Van Drives Into Several Pedestrians In North London; Casualties Reported

The suspect was detained by the crowd until police came. Abdulraman Aidroos, who witnessed the incident, said "a white British man" shouted, "I am going to kill Muslims" before driving his auto into...

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Finally, Britain kicks off Brexit negotiations with EU

With Britain's negotiations on the terms of its departure from the European Union set to begin on Monday, the country risks skills shortages and losing business if it ends freedom of movement without ...

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Varadkar to have his first meeting with British PM

The questionnaire has been used since its launch in 1998 to gauge public opinion in Northern Ireland on a variety of social topics. This afternoon's talks will be dominated by the interlinked issu...

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Growth in euro zone revised upwards to highest rate in a year

Growth in euro zone revised upwards to highest rate in a year

Bank in Helena, Montana. However, it appeared to depart from its previously cautious stance and closed the door on further loosening if the economy keeps its momentum. The dollar rates compare with ...

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Leaving climate accord puts United States behind -- Ned Grossnickle

Leaving climate accord puts United States behind -- Ned Grossnickle

South Africa, hereby, joins countries as diverse as North Korea and USA neighbour, Canada. The United States' commitment to the agreement signals to the world that this is a critical issue and that we...

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Britain, EU to start historic Brexit talks

ET). "We want both sides to emerge strong and prosperous, capable of projecting our shared European values, leading in the world, and demonstrating our resolve to protect the security of our citizen...

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Don't believe anonymously sourced reports, deputy attorney general says

Trump on Thursday fired of a series of tweets describing the Russian Federation investigation as a "witch hunt" and he inquired to as to why Hillary Clinton's alleged dealings with Russian Federation ...

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Theresa May's deal with the DUP is opposed by half of voters

DUP leader Arlene Foster said past year that advocates of same-sex marriage were likely to send her "in the opposite direction", while Ian Paisley Jr, the son of DUP founder Ian Paisley, has call...

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Britain and EU launch Brexit talks in Brussels

The UK wants to begin working out the details of a trade agreement alongside the terms of the withdrawal process. Those issues are Britain's exit bill, estimated by Brussels at around 100 billio...

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Amazon Buys Whole Foods

Amazon has previously offered food delivery through its Fresh service for over a decade but it has not made its mark in the grocery market. For now, the Amazon-Whole Foods deal seems unlikely to ch...

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Germany: no punishment for United Kingdom, but European Union exit good for no one

With Prime Minister Theresa May still working to shore up a deal with a small Northern Irish party to prop up her Conservative government after she lost her parliamentary majority in the June 8 ele...

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German minister sees hope of 'soft' Brexit, with conditions

No deal would be "very, very bad" for Britain, Hammond said, but worse would be a deal "deliberately structured to punish us, to suck the lifeblood out of our economy". Mr Hammond said he would not ag...

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The IEA Thinks the Oil Glut Problem Is Getting Worse

Platts said the decision of the United States to increase its light crude and gasoline stockpiles has stoked fears that the global oil glut would remain unabated. The crude oil bulls had been wait...

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Oil edges up towards data on reserves and production in US

The weakness on the supply side was driven by non-OPEC production which fell by 0.8 Mb/d, its largest decline for nearly 25 years, said the report. OPEC now predicts USA oil production will incr...

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Queen's speech to take place next Wednesday

Protests across Britain against the proposed Tory-DUP deal coincided with mounting fury over the Grenfell Tower disaster on Saturday. It has now been confirmed that the deal is with the Treasury, ...

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Vehicle strikes pedestrians in London, causing 'number of casualties'

Metropolitan Police say the "major incident" happened on Seven Sisters Road shortly after 12 a.m. local time. The attack comes during the Muslim holy month of Ramazan, when people attend prayers ...

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Injuries Reported After Vehicle Hits Pedestrians In London

London Ambulance Service said on Twitter . London Metropolitan Police say that one person has been arrested in connection with the incident. "Our thoughts and prayers with those who got injure...

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Conrad Roy III's family breaks their silence after Michelle Carter is convicted

Roy for putting him in that environment". "She admits in subsequent texts that she did nothing; she did not call the police or Roy's family", Moniz said. Finally some justice for Conrad Roy III's ...

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Britain starts formal talks to leave EU on Monday

Ms. May triggered Article 50 of the Treaty of Lisbon back on March 29. Monday s negotiations are to start in Brussels at 11 am (0900 GMT) with 90 minutes of talks between Barnier and Davis, followed...

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'Not the result we wanted', rues Ronaldo, after draw with Mexico

The result leaves hosts Russian Federation top of Group A, following their 2-0 victory over New Zealand yesterday. I think it was a very good result for Mexico '. The Portugal skipper could not con...

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Johnson ready for break after US Open flop

McIlroy hit just five of 14 fairways on his way to a 6-over 78 in the first round. The two-time major champion quickly got that stroke back on the par-five seventh by virtue of a spectacular bunker...

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London vehicle hits pedestrians, police say 'number of casualties'

The Sun reported that the van was a rental one , and that the incident came just two weeks after a rental van was used to kill pedestrians in the London Bridge terror attack. Al-Masri, who was the m...

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Schroder Investment Management Group Invests $420000 in Taylor Morrison Home Corp (TMHC)

Taylor Morrison Home Corp ( NASDAQ TMHC ) traded down 0.12% during trading on Friday, hitting $24.12. It has outperformed by 4.50% the S&P500. As for the mean price target, it implies downside of -6....

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Grenfell Tower families to get £5500 government payout

British Prime Minister Theresa May visited the injured in hospital but is herself under mounting criticism for not meeting victims of the blaze sooner. The identification of the victims is proving v...

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Eurogroup agrees 8.5-bln-euro bailout distribution to Greece

Eurogroup agrees 8.5-bln-euro bailout distribution to Greece

Debt relief talk has been a hard sell in Germany , the biggest contributor to the Greek bailouts, which faces elections in September and does not want to anger its bailout-weary voters with discussio...

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Cink in four-way tie for lead as Fowler battles

Jude and the first since David Toms in 2003-04. Schwartzel shot a 4-under 66 and Munoz a 67 on the par-70 TPC Southwind course. He missed a 15-foot birdie putt on No. 10, but he doused his momentu...

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Airbus unveils more spacious, fuel efficient A380plus plane

The A380Plus, which was unveiled ahead of the Paris Airshow, boasts a new wing design meant to improve aerodynamics. Airbus expects the winglets and other aerodynamic improvements to result in a 4...

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South Korea to scrap building new nuclear power plants

South Korea to scrap building new nuclear power plants

South Korea plans to complete the dismantling its oldest nuclear reactor by 2032, including removing spent nuclear fuel and releasing the site for other uses, the energy ministry said on Monday. "I fe...

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Brexit Secretary aims for 'deal like no other in history'

Have you read Trendiee Today? Brexit Secretary David Davis will call for "a deal like no other in history" as he heads into talks with the EU . Anxious by immigration and loss of sovereignty, B...

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Brexit Secretary David Davis targeting a 'deal like no other in history'

Divorce talks are set to begin next week as the anniversary of the Brexit vote nears. May has been under pressure since the election cost her her majority to consider "softer" Brexit options than th...

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Jeff Bezos is $5 billion away from being the world's richest person

Jeff Bezos is $5 billion away from being the world's richest person

Gates stepped down as Microsoft CEO in 2000, and further distanced himself from day-to-day operations in the years after. Gates now holds the title with a net worth of about $89.3 billion. Bezos has y...

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