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Iraqi murder claims a ‘conspiracy’

16 April 2014 Last updated at 16:54 The inquiry is concerned with the events following a fierce firefight on 14 May 2004 Allegations that British troops murdered Iraqis in the aftermath of an infamous 2004 battle were the result of … Continue reading

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Coulson ‘heard Blunkett voicemails’

16 April 2014 Last updated at 17:20 Andy Coulson is a former Downing Street director of communications Andy Coulson has revealed for the first time that he did listen to private voicemail messages relating to former home secretary David Blunkett. … Continue reading

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UK unemployment rate falls to 6.9%

16 April 2014 Last updated at 11:16 Unemployment has been falling for 12 months in a row The number of people out of work in the UK has fallen by 77,000 to a five-year low of 2.24m in the three … Continue reading

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Wage rises catch up with inflation

16 April 2014 Last updated at 12:35 Wages are rising faster than inflation for the first time in six years After nearly six years of falling real wages, rises in weekly earnings have finally caught up with inflation. Weekly wages, … Continue reading

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Wall Street gains after Chinese data, Yahoo up on Alibaba

By Rodrigo Campos NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. stocks rose for a third straight session on Wednesday after China’s economic growth exceeded expectations and Yahoo shares rallied on the strength of revenue growth in Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba, in which … Continue reading

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Abbott Laboratories profit beats forecast, but sales lag

By Ransdell Pierson (Reuters) – Abbott Laboratories Inc reported better-than-expected quarterly earnings on Wednesday, but combined sales of its nutritional products, medical devices and generic medicines were slightly below Wall Street expectations. The company earned $375 million, or 24 cents … Continue reading

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Alibaba earnings boost Yahoo shares by 6%

Yahoo Inc.’s shares were up six per cent  in heavy trading on Wednesday, after revenue figures released Tuesday after markets closed showed a surge in profit from its Alibaba unit. Alibaba Group Holding Ltd., a Chinese internet company, saw its … Continue reading

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World shares up on China growth relief; dollar slips

By Herbert Lash NEW YORK (Reuters) – Global equity markets advanced broadly on Wednesday after China reported growth that beat expectations, providing relief to investors worried about the Chinese economy, while the dollar slid on the growing view the Federal … Continue reading

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Pro-Russia separatists take armored vehicles, humiliating Kiev forces

KRAMATORSK/SLAVIANSK, Ukraine (Reuters) – Separatists flew the Russian flag on armored vehicles taken from the Ukrainian army on Wednesday, humiliating a Kiev government operation to recapture eastern towns controlled by pro-Moscow partisans. Six armored personnel carriers were driven into the … Continue reading

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Former Madoff aides seek to have convictions tossed

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Five former Bernard Madoff aides have asked a federal judge to throw out their convictions, three weeks after a jury found them guilty of fraud and conspiracy for helping Madoff conceal his multibillion-dollar Ponzi scheme. Former … Continue reading

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Current News

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Current News Stories

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