LONDON (Reuters) – A meeting of British Prime Minister Theresa May’s top ministers to discuss a draft European Union divorce bill on Wednesday was overrunning and was not expected to finish until at least 1800 GMT, possibly later, a government official told journalists. Reporting by Kylie MacLellan, editing by Elizabeth Piper Our Standards:The Thomson Reuters
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A trader works on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, U.S., November 12, 2018. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid (Reuters) – U.S. stocks turned lower on Wednesday as early support from tame consumer prices data and a rebound in oil prices faded, with Apple Inc (AAPL.O) leading a decline in technology
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BAR, Montenegro (Reuters) – Dozens of Montenegrin environmental activists and fishermen took to the water in the Adriatic port of Bar on Monday to protest at undersea oil prospecting, which they say will endanger marine wildlife and fisheries. Environmental activists and fishermen protest against undersea oil exploration in the Adriatic Sea in Bar, Montenegro, November
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BUDAPEST (Reuters) – Former Macedonian prime minister Nikola Gruevski has submitted an asylum request in Hungary asking for refugee status, Prime Minister Viktor Orban’s office said on Wednesday. FILE PHOTO: Former Macedonian prime minister Nikola Gruevski enters a court in Skopje, Macedonia, October 5, 2018. REUTERS/Ognen Teofilovski/File Photo Gruevski fled to Hungary this week six
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LONDON (Reuters) – World number one Novak Djokovic produced a rock-solid performance to dismantle the challenge of German firebrand Alexander Zverev at the ATP Finals on Wednesday. Tennis – ATP Finals – The O2, London, Britain – November 14, 2018 Serbia’s Novak Djokovic celebrates winning his group stage match against Germany’s Alexander Zverev Action Images via Reuters/Tony O’Brien
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EDINBURGH (Reuters) – Scottish nationalists and their political opponents alike decried the terms expected to be offered to Northern Ireland in Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit deal on Wednesday, which some feel might foster resentment and boost the cause of Scottish independence. Britain’s Secretary of State for Scotland David Mundell arrives at Downing Street in
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MUMBAI (Reuters) – An Indian comic embroiled in allegations of sexual misconduct will no longer be the showrunner for an original series on Amazon.com Inc’s video streaming service, a top Amazon executive said on Wednesday. Vijay Subramaniam, Director and Head, Content, Amazon Prime Video India, speaks during an interview with Reuters in Mumbai, India, November
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Britain’s Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, Jeremy Wright, arrives in Downing Street, in London, Britain November 14, 2018.REUTERS/Henry Nicholls LONDON (Reuters) – The British government bowed to increasing pressure from lawmakers on Wednesday by bringing forward a planned reform of gambling regulations by six months. Culture minister Jeremy Wright said a
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. National Transportation Safety Board opened an investigative hearing on Wednesday into the fatal engine explosion on a Southwest Airlines (LUV.N) Boeing 737 that killed one passenger. FILE PHOTO: U.S. NTSB investigators are on scene examining damage to the engine of the Southwest Airlines plane in this image released from Philadelphia,
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FILE PHOTO: Acting U.S. Attorney General Matthew Whitaker is pictured in an undated photo obtained by Reuters, Nov. 8, 2018. Courtesy U.S. Department of Justice/via REUTERS/Files WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Justice Department defended the legality of President Donald Trump’s appointment of Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker on Wednesday, saying he has the authority to
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(Reuters) – Macy’s Inc (M.N) raised its annual earnings forecast on Wednesday, signaling a strong holiday shopping season ahead, as the department store chain builds on a recovery strategy that focuses on its well-performing stores and expanding online. FILE PHOTO: The Macy’s logo is pictured on the side of a building in down town Los
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