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EU Commission investigates Swedish mobile operators: Telenor

OSLO (Reuters) – The European Commission is investigating whether mobile network operators in Sweden have abused their market position or…

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U.S. sanctions hundreds of employees of Syrian research center

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States on Monday blacklisted 271 employees of a Syrian government agency it said was responsible for…

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Trump to speak with China’s Xi, Japan’s Abe on Sunday, official says

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump will speak on Sunday with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Chinese President Xi…

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North Korea detains third U.S. citizen: Yonhap

SEOUL (Reuters) – North Korea detained a U.S. citizen on Friday, South Korea’s Yonhap news agency reported, bringing the total number of…

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Venezuela opposition march to honor those killed in violence

By Brian Ellsworth CARACAS (Reuters) – Venezuela’s opposition prepared to march in silence on Saturday to honor a dozen people killed in…

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Weighing arms sale, U.S. seeks Saudi pledge on Yemen civilian casualties

By Warren Strobel and Arshad Mohammed WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States wants new commitments from Saudi Arabia to improve its…

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S&P downgrades six Illinois universities’ credit ratings

CHICAGO (Reuters) – Illinois’ budget crisis dragged down the credit ratings of six state public universities and Chicago’s community college…

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Mali returns interim authorities to last northern cities

By Souleymane Ag Anara Mali succeeded in restoring interim authorities to its northern cities of Timbuktu and Menaka on Thursday, ending a…

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France says to provide proof on Syria government chemical weapons use

PARIS (Reuters) – French intelligence services will provide proof in the coming days that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad’s forces used…

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Military helicopter crashes in Maryland, killing one

(Reuters) – A military helicopter crashed on a Maryland golf course on Monday, killing one person and seriously injuring two, according to a…

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