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NASDAQ:AAL: After 70 years of waiting, WWII ‘Memphis Belle’ gunner, 94, revisits Britain. And dies quietly there. - The Washington Post

19h washingtonpost NASDAQ:AAL
U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. Melvin Rector long carried Britain in his heart after he helped defend it during World War II, but 70 years passed without him stepping foot in the country.

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Wells Fargo launches 3% down payment mortgage

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The common cry is too-tight credit. Lenders have kept the credit box restrictive because they are gun-shy from the billions of dollars in buy backs and judicial settlements stemming from the mortgage crisis that they still face today. Now, the nation's largest lender, Wells Fargo, says it is opening that box with a new low down payment loan — a loan it claims is low-risk to the bank.

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NYSE:MANU: Jose Mourinho & Manchester United agree manager deal - BBC Sport

18h bbc.co.uk NYSE:MANU
A deal has been agreed for Jose Mourinho to become Manchester United's new manager, after three days of talks.

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EU Referendum: Latest updates - BBC News

18h bbc.co.uk NSE:TATASTEEL | BSE:500470 | LSE:TTST | OTC:TATLY
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NYSE:MANU: FA Cup quarter-final replays scrapped from next season - BBC Sport

18h bbc.co.uk NYSE:MANU
The Football Association said the decision was part of its "ongoing review" of the competition, as well as helping to "ease English football's congested fixture schedule".

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Sen. Corker’s relationship with real estate industry highlighted in voting record - Yahoo Finance

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Bethany McLean is a contributing editor at Vanity Fair and bestselling author. Her recent book is "Shaky Ground: The Strange Saga of the U.S. Mortgage Giants," published by Columbia Global Reports. As you may have seen, the Campaign for Accountability (CFA), a D.C. watchdog group, has called for an SEC and ethics investigation of Sen. Bob Corker (R-TN) for insider trading. Between 2008 and 2015, Corker, his wife and daughters made approximately 70 (70!) opportune and very profitable trades in the stock of a company called CBL & Associates Properties (CBL), which is one of the country’s largest shopping mall REITs.

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NYSE:TWX: Disney v. Warner: How Captain America Beat Batman and Superman - The New York Times

11h nytimes NYSE:TWX
On paper, this season’s big superhero action films — “Captain America: Civil War” and “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” — from the rival studios Disney and Warner Bros. could almost be the same movie, so similar are their plots, action sequences and allusions to heavyweight themes of topical interest.

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NYSE:AEO: Viewpoint: Why Hindu groups are against California textbook change - BBC News

12h bbc.co.uk NYSE:AEO
Thousands of academics and Indians have signed a petition to stop the California State Board of Education from changing "India" to "South Asia" in its social studies textbooks. Associate Professor at Santa Clara University Rohit Chopra explains what the controversy is about.

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Cops kill Bulacan drug suspect

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SAN MIGUEL, Bulacan—Police on Friday killed a suspected drug dealer who allegedly fought with them when they tried to serve him a search warrant in a village here.

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Malaysia Whispers Sow Doubts on Najib’s Ability to Win Votes - Bloomberg

12h bloomberg LSE:ADN | OTC:ABDNY | OTC:ABDNF
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Neoliberalism: Oversold? -- Finance & Development, June 2016

7h imf.org ASX:IFX | OTC:IFK
Milton Friedman in 1982 hailed Chile as an “economic miracle.” Nearly a decade earlier, Chile had turned to policies that have since been widely emulated across the globe. The neoliberal agenda—a label used more by critics than by the architects of the policies—rests on two main planks. The first is increased competition—achieved through deregulation and the opening up of domestic markets, including financial markets, to foreign competition.

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Treasury warns of 'Brexit pension hit' - BBC News

5h bbc.co.uk OTC:HRGLF | LSE:HL. | OTC:HRGLY
The Treasury has warned that millions of current and future pensioners will be worse off if the UK leaves the European Union.

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North Korea Linked to Digital Attacks on Global Banks - The New York Times

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Security researchers have tied the recent spate of digital breaches on Asian banks to North Korea, in what they say appears to be the first known case of a nation using digital attacks for financial gain.

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Rise of Clark from US base to economic hub drawing praises

17h newsinfo.inquirer.net OTC:FVSMF | PSE:FLI
FROM being a US military base where access by Filipinos is restricted, Clark is becoming one of the fastest growing economic hubs in the country and now site of the Clark Green City. TONETTE S. OREJAS/INQUIRER CENTRAL LUZON

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NYSE:MANU: Jose Mourinho agrees deal to become Manchester United manager

17h telegraph.co.uk NYSE:MANU
Here's Jose's to-do list once his squad return from their summer exertions at Euro 2016, the Copa America and elsewhere...

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BHP Billiton's Olympic Dam copper, gold, uranium mine is entering a growth phase

21h smh.com.au ASX:BHP | OTC:BBL | LSE:BLT | NYSE:BHP | OTC:BHPLF
The head of Australia's mining giant BHP Billiton says there's more volatility ahead for Chinese-driven commodities, and it's time to look beyond iron ore.

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Inside Air New Zealand's wardrobe

16h nzherald.co.nz ASX:AIZ | NZX:AIR
It's a full time job ensuring staff of the national carrier look good in their work uniforms.

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OTC:.NCOMP: GLOBAL MARKETS-Dollar falls on durables data; stocks steady

19h reuters OTC:.NCOMP
NEW YORK The U.S. dollar fell on Thursday after U.S. durable goods orders data showed weakness in business spending plans, while world stock indexes were little changed after two days of strong gains.

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UPDATE 2-Symantec says SWIFT heist linked to Philippines attack, Sony hack

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WASHINGTON Hackers who stole $81 million from Bangladesh's central bank have been linked to an attack on a bank in the Philippines, in addition to the 2014 hack on Sony Pictures, cybersecurity company Symantec Corp said in a blog post on Thursday.

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NYSE:RL: Summer Books 2016: The Summer Book Extravaganza - WSJ.com

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Noah Hawley’s FX series “Fargo” has earned him an Emmy and a Golden Globe and cemented his place in Hollywood as a creator and writer of critically acclaimed television. But his lifelong ambition, thus far unrealized, has been to break out as a novelist. With the release of his literary thriller “Before the Fall” on May 31, he’ll get another chance. The novel begins with a plane crash in the Atlantic, exploring the past lives of each person on board to solve the mystery of why it went down.

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NZX:TLS: Telstra internet outage was caused by a faulty 'software upgrade'

7h smh.com.au NZX:TLS
The Telstra outage that left tens of thousands of customers' without NBN and ADSL services last week was caused by a faulty software update, the telecommunications giant has revealed. 

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IPO expert Stan Meresman on Snapchat board - Business Insider

18h businessinsider NYSE:PANW | NASDAQ:CY
Snapchat quietly added a seasoned IPO specialist to its board last year, the latest sign that the fast-growing messaging app is preparing for a public market debut even as it raises huge sums of money from private investors.

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OTC:FFXLY: Woolworths under fire as Workplace Ombudsman takes on big chains

11h smh.com.au OTC:FFXLY
Woolworths is under fire over its response to allegations trolley collectors at its stores have been underpaid.

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Jet Airways reports first annual profit since 2007

20h in.reuters OTC:SINGY | SGX:C6L | NSE:INDIGO | BSE:539448 | OTC:SINGF
NEW DELHI Jet Airways, India's second-biggest airline by passengers, reported an annual profit on Thursday for the first time since 2007 and a year ahead of schedule under its 2014 turnaround plan.

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BRIEF-Foxconn Technology Group agrees to buy Smart Technologies

22h reuters NASDAQ:SMT | TSX:SMA | OTC:HNHPF | LSE:HHPD | LSE:HHPG
* Arrangement agreement provides that a termination fee of us$8.9 million will be payable by smart in certain circumstances

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RBC, TD and CIBC: Q2 profits up but bad loans bite into bottom line

22h globalnews.ca TSX:CM | TSX:RY | TSX:BMO | TSX:TD
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North Korea linked to digital thefts from global banks

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Is his regime the culprit? North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Pyongyang earlier this month. Photo: AP

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China's Zoomlion abandons talks with U.S. crane maker Terex

6h reuters NASDAQ:MAR | OTC:MAR.WI
HONG KONG Zoomlion Heavy Industry Science and Technology Co Ltd (000157.SZ) said on Friday it has terminated stake sale talks with U.S. crane maker Terex Corp (TEX.N), the latest blow to corporate China's growing ambitions to acquire U.S. assets.

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ASX:ATB: G7 meets developing countries amid China concerns

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Leaders of the Group of Seven nations take part in a dialogue with other invited world leaders at the G7 Summit in Shima in Mie prefecture on May 27, 2016. / AFP PHOTO / POOL / JIM WATSON

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AMEX:NHC: More resources for mental illnesses, with peer specialists and polyclinic support

6h channelnewsasia AMEX:NHC
SINGAPORE: People suffering from mental illnesses could soon get support from “peer specialists” – people who have recovered from mental health issues.

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Qatar Stuns Mideast Debt Market With Record $9 Billion Bond - Bloomberg

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9 Filipino firms make it to Forbes Global 2,000 biggest list

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Nine Philippine companies, all listed in the Philippine Stock Exchange, have been included among Forbes magazine’s list of 2,000 largest global corporations, dominated by firms from the United States, China and Japan.

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The robots helping Air New Zealand keep its aircraft safe

3h nzherald.co.nz ASX:AIZ | NZX:AIR
A Kiwi-made robot designed for the dairy shed is now helping Air New Zealand keep its aircraft safe.

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GM recalls 2.2 million cars in China

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BEIJING — General Motors Co.’s main Chinese joint venture is recalling 2.2 million cars to deal with insufficient corrosion resistance on crankcase valves.

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A Tale of Two Gluts: Oil and Ore Cross $50 on Opposite Paths - Bloomberg

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Seven West confirms talks to acquire Sunday Times, Perth Now

10h abc.net.au ASX:SWM | OTC:WANHY | OTC:WANHF
Seven West Media has confirmed it is in negotiations to buy Western Australia's Sunday Times newspaper, saying it is planning to pool content with News Corporation outlets in other cities.

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Globe to invest $500M to expand corporate data network

7h mb.com.ph PSE:GLOPP | PSE:GLOPA | PSE:GLO | OTC:GTMEY | OTC:GTMEF
Globe Telecom is investing close to $500 million to expand its corporate data network over a five-year period beginning 2016 to meet the increasing bandwidth requirements of corporate and enterprise clients.

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Tesla and SpaceX Build Really Cool Hardware. But That's Not Their Secret Sauce | Inc.com

9h inc EPA:GNE | NYSE:GE | LSE:GEC | NYSE:GEB
Elon Musk's smart bets continue to reveal themselves with measurable results: Earlier in May, SpaceX landed a reusable rocket on a floating barge for the second time;  Tesla's Model 3, set to be released next year, has been pre-ordered 400,000 times and counting. 

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U.S. stock indexes inch atop flat line in wake of two-day surge

21h marketwatch NYSE:DG | NYSE:SIG | LSE:SIG
U.S. stocks paused Thursday after two days of strong gains as crude prices retreated from the $50 a barrel level in early New York trade.

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MPIC buys 56% of Global Business Power

6h business.inquirer.net HKEX:0142 | OTC:FPAFF | PSE:MPI | OTC:FPAFY | OTC:MPCIY | OTC:MPCFF
INFRASTRUCTURE holding firm Metro Pacific Investments Corp. (MPIC) has entered into a strategic alliance with the group of tycoon George Ty, gaining 56 percent control of the latter’ power generation unit Global Business Power, the leading power generation firm in the Visayas for P22.06 billion.

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UPDATE 1-Japan expands Takata air bag recall by about 7 mln vehicles

5h reuters OTC:HNDAF | OTC:TOYOF | NYSE:TM | LSE:TYT | NYSE:HMC
TOKYO Japan's transport ministry said on Friday automakers will recall about an additional 7 million cars equipped with Takata Corp (7312.T) air bag inflators without a drying agent by March 2019, bringing the total recalled in the country to 19.6 million cars.

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Apple Soared 9% Since Warren Buffett Stake Reveal, Plus iPhone Sales - Fortune

8h fortune NYSE:KMI.WS | NYSE:KMI | OTC:KMI.PRA
In the weeks following its earnings report in April, Apple aapl looked like it was in a tough spot. Shares of the tech giant fell 13.4% between late April and May 12, after Apple reported that sales had dropped for the first time in 13 years. Shares rebounded slightly, before Warren Buffett, the Oracle of Omaha, disclosed his company’s $1.2 billion stake in the company on May 16.

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OTC:SBAZ: SBI may report 50% fall in net profit in Q4, loan growth expected to be subdued

7h financialexpress OTC:SBAZ
State Bank of India (SBI) will announce its financial results for the fourth quarter ended March 31, 2016 on Friday. According to market experts, State Bank of India (SBI) may report around 50 per cent year-on-year fall in net profit figures for the quarter ended March 2016.

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Valeant rejected joint takeover bid from Takeda, TPG in spring-WSJ

11h reuters OTC:TKPHF | NYSE:VRX | OTC:TKPYY
Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc (VRX.TO) received a joint takeover offer from Japan's Takeda Pharmaceutical Co Ltd (4502.T) and TPG Capital Management LP [TPG.UL] this spring that the Canadian drugmaker rejected, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter.

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UPDATE 1-Taxable bond funds attract money during latest week -Lipper

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NEW YORK U.S. fund investors deployed money into taxable bond funds and other safer assets in the latest week, Lipper data showed on Thursday, amplifying a rotation from stocks into bonds which has become one of this year's dominant themes.

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China Expected to Outperform Germany in Solar PV Capacity

22h renewableenergyworld ASX:AGL | OTC:AGLNY | OTC:AGLNF
China is expected to add new solar PV installation capacity of more than 19 GW this year, bringing the total PV installation capacity to above 60 GW, outperforming Germany to become the world’s largest country in terms of the aggregate PV installation capacity.

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Globe 1st PH telco to tap TV white space frequency for broadband

3h business.inquirer.net PSE:GLOPP | PSE:GLOPA | PSE:GLO | OTC:GTMEY | OTC:GTMEF
Globe Telecom is the first Philippine telecommunications company to adopt the TV white space frequency for broadband use in line with its commitment to improve the state of internet in the country especially in remote and outlying areas in the country. The move would maximize available spectrum given rapid increases in data consumption amid growing smartphone penetration.

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Why Apple Should Invest In Tesla

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A tie-up could return excitement to the Apple name and create the next "big thing" for the company.

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Maruti recalls 77,380 units of Baleno and Dzire

5h livemint NSE:MARUTI | BSE:532500
New Delhi: India’s largest car maker Maruti Suzuki India Ltd on Friday said it has recalled 75,419 units of its premium hatchback Baleno to upgrade their airbag controller software.

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The Electric Car You Can Charge Next to Your Phone - Bloomberg

8h bloomberg OTC:BAMXF | OTC:TOYOF | OTC:CIIHY | NYSE:TM | OTC:BYMOF | LSE:TYT | NZX:TLS | OTC:BAMXY | NYSE:BABA
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