Special Report: This man is trying to rebuild Mosul. He needs help...

Perched atop a mound of rubble, Abdelsattar al-Hibbu surveyed what remained of his second-floor office: twisted iron and centuries-old stone reduced to dust by an airstrike.

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Bayer wins EU approval for $62.5 billion Monsanto buy

German conglomerate Bayer won EU antitrust approval on Wednesday for its $62.5 billion buy of U.S. peer Monsanto, the last of a trio of mega mergers that will reshape the agrochemicals industry.

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Equities, dollar slip as Fed rate path jitters build

World shares were flat on Wednesday and the dollar eased off three-week highs as investors marked time before a likely hike in U.S. interest rates and awaited guidance on how many more to expect fo...

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Powell's Fed likely to raise rates, may upgrade 2018 outlook

The Federal Reserve is expected to raise interest rates at its first policy meeting under Chairman Jerome Powell and may signal more hikes are coming in response to tax cuts and government spending...

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Dropbox raises IPO price range by $2 on strong demand

Cloud storage firm Dropbox Inc [DBX.O] on Wednesday raised the price range for its initial public offering by $2 as investors bid strongly for the first big tech IPO this year ahead of final pricin...

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Academic behind Facebook breach says political influence was...

The consultancy at the heart of a storm over Facebook data greatly exaggerated its role in Donald Trump's 2016 U.S. presidential victory and would not have been able to sway an election result, the...

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Wall St falls on Tillerson exit

The ouster of Secretary of State Rex Tillerson dragged down stocks in the U.S. and Europe. Fred Katayama reports.

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Look for defensive stocks to take the lead, says Luca Paolini

Pictet Asset Management's chief strategist tells Reuters' Fred Katayama the market could rotate toward staples, healthcare and other defensive sectors in the second half of the year.

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Wall St falls on renwed trade war fears

U.S. stocks fell Wednesday after President Donald Trump sought to impose fresh tariffs on China. Fred Katayama reports.

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Sell some U.S. stocks and invest in Europe, EM, says Talley Leger

OppenheimerFunds' investment strategist also tells Reuters' Fred Katayama that the U.S. equity markets are close to bottoming out.

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'Life of Pi' actor Irrfan Khan reveals battle with tumor

Indian actor Irrfan Khan, whose roles in Hollywood films such as "Slumdog Millionaire", "The Amazing Spider-Man" and "Life of Pi" have brought him fame, has been diagnosed with a tumor and is…

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Academy of Motion Pictures chief accused of sexual misconduct: reports

The president of the Academy of Motion Pictures, the body that hands out the Oscars, is being investigated for sexual misconduct, Hollywood trade publications reported on Friday.

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