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Hyundai Motor lays out U.S. recovery plan, places hope on new SUV models

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SEOUL (Reuters) – South Korea’s Hyundai Motor Co (005380.KS) laid out its U.S. sales turnaround plan on Monday with an expanded line-up of sport-utility vehicles (SUV), after posting its biggest quarterly profit jump in seven years. FILE PHOTO: The Hyundai logo is seen during the first press day of the Paris auto show, in Paris, Read More

Europe stocks gain; oil jumps on Middle East tensions

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LONDON (Reuters) – European stocks struggled higher on Monday, shrugging off dialed-down expectations for a big U.S. rate cut this month, while escalating tensions in the Middle East boosted safe-haven assets and oil prices. FILE PHOTO: The German share price index DAX graph is pictured at the stock exchange in Frankfurt, Germany, July 19, 2019. Read More

Political pawns? Wives of French police officers demand govt action amid suicide epidemic

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Rising street violence coupled with government inaction has created intolerable conditions for France’s police force, according to wives of officers who spoke with Ruptly. Their concerns come amid a spike in police suicides. Weekly Yellow Vest demonstrations against President Emmanuel Macron’s austerity measures have strained France’s police force, which was already experiencing fatigue due to Read More

Toshiba Memory sees ‘good chance’ of M&A in push for data centre business

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TOKYO (Reuters) – Japan’s Toshiba Memory said there was a “good chance” for acquisitions as it pushes to increase its share of the market for advanced storage products used in data centers. FILE PHOTO: Toshiba’s flash memory factory is pictured during a media tour in Yokkaichi, western Japan September 9, 2014. REUTERS/Reiji Murai/File Photo Toshiba Read More

GLOBAL MARKETS-Europe stocks gain; oil jumps on Middle East tensions

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LONDON (Reuters) – European stocks struggled higher on Monday, shrugging off dialed-down expectations for a big U.S. rate cut this month, while escalating tensions in the Middle East boosted safe-haven assets and oil prices. FILE PHOTO: The German share price index DAX graph is pictured at the stock exchange in Frankfurt, Germany, July 19, 2019. Read More

Russians turn flooded streets into Riviera with boats & airbeds (VIDEOS)

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Some savvy residents of the southern Russian city of Krasnodar did not let the citywide flood caused by torrential rains get them down. Instead, they turned the misfortune into a fun fair. The rain, which has poured over the city since early Sunday July, 21 has made 30 low-lying streets of the city completely flooded Read More

Iranian media releases 1st PHOTOS of ‘captured CIA-linked spies’

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Photos purporting to show several of the 17 alleged captured CIA-linked operatives have begun circulating in the Iranian media. “The identified spies were employed in sensitive and vital private sector centers in the economic, nuclear, infrastructure, military and cyber areas… where they collected classified information,” Iran’s Ministry of Intelligence said in a statement broadcast on state Read More

A history of Prince George being adorable in honor of his sixth birthday

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Prince William and Kate Middleton’s sweet message for royal baby Despite rumors of a feud between the royal couples, Prince William and Kate Middleton shared a sweet message for Meghan Markle and Prince Harry following the birth of their newborn baby son. The kind words came after months of reported royal in-fighting among the couples. Read More

100 firefighters tackle huge blaze at London shopping mall (PHOTOS, VIDEOS)

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Around 100 firefighters are battling a large fire at The Mall shopping centre in Walthamstow, in North East London, in what police say is a “major incident.” Dramatic images taken at the scene show a massive cloud of smoke and flames billowing above the building. The cause of the fire hasn’t been established. “The Brigade Read More

‘He is criminal’: Imran Khan vows ‘no air conditioning, no TV’ for jailed ex-PM Sharif

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Pakistani PM Imran Khan promised he would make sure that a billionaire ex-PM who is now serving a seven-year sentence for corruption does not get any perks such as home-cooked meals, TV, or air conditioning behind bars. Addressing reports that Nawaz Sharif, a former Pakistani PM who was sentenced to seven years in prison in Read More