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  • Police: Washington shooting suspect 'zombie-like' at arrest Associated Press - 16 minutes ago
    Police: Washington shooting suspect 'zombie-like' at arrest

    The 20-year-old suspect in the deadly Washington state mall shooting said nothing and appeared "zombie-like" when he was arrested by authorities nearly 24 hours into an intense manhunt, authorities ...

  • Marlins say Jose Fernandez has been killed Associated Press - 19 minutes ago

    MIAMI (AP) — The Miami Marlins have announced the death of ace right-hander Jose Fernandez.

  • The Latest: Protests expected around Charlotte Panthers game Associated Press - 27 minutes ago
    The Latest: Protests expected around Charlotte Panthers game

    The Latest on protests in Charlotte, North Carolina, over the fatal police shooting of a black man (all times local): ___ 8:45 a.m. Police are taking special security precautions in anticipation of protests ...

  • Swiss vote to grant new powers to intelligence services Associated Press - 27 minutes ago
    Swiss vote to grant new powers to intelligence services

    GENEVA (AP) — Swiss voters granted new powers Sunday to the country's intelligence services, allowing them to track internet activity, snoop on email and tap phones to better fight spies, criminal hackers and violent extremists.

  • [$$] Mood hardens in Berlin over Brexit demands Financial Times - 54 minutes ago

    Germany is growing increasingly exasperated with Britain's bravado over Brexit, prompting a rethink in Berlin over how hard to push London during negotiations on leaving the EU. Top officials, ministers ...

  • [$$] Trove of Ming porcelain shattered Financial Times - 57 minutes ago

    A unique collection of 17th-century Ming dynasty porcelain was broken up at this weekend following an acrimonious family squabble between the four children of Sir Michael Butler, a former adviser to Margaret ...

  • The Syrian-Americans Who Stood Up to Iran (When Obama Wouldn't) Bloomberg - 59 minutes ago
    The Syrian-Americans Who Stood Up to Iran (When Obama Wouldn't)

    Two doctors confronted the president of the Islamic Republic about its role in propping up a dictator. They got nowhere.

  • Tasameem Replaces Ex-Arabtec CEO as Second-Biggest Shareholder Bloomberg - 1 hour 11 minutes ago
    Tasameem Replaces Ex-Arabtec CEO as Second-Biggest Shareholder

    Abu Dhabi-based Tasameem Real Estate LLC has replaced former Chief Executive Officer Hasan Ismaik as the second-biggest stakeholder of Arabtec Holding Co.

  • VW’s Winterkorn More Closely Involved With Cheating, Bild Says Bloomberg - 1 hour 23 minutes ago
    VW’s Winterkorn More Closely Involved With Cheating, Bild Says

    Volkswagen AG’s former chief executive officer, Martin Winterkorn, approved a plan to disclose only partial information on the carmaker’s software rigging to U.S. authorities seven weeks before the scandal ...

  • Jordanian writer gunned down outside courthouse Associated Press - 1 hour 31 minutes ago
    Jordanian writer gunned down outside courthouse

    A prominent and outspoken Jordanian writer on Sunday was shot dead in front of the courthouse where he had been on trial for sharing a cartoon deemed offensive to Islam. There were no immediate details ...

  • [$$] The FT looks ahead to the week's main events Financial Times - 1 hour 36 minutes ago

    First US presidential debate of 2016 Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump will face off for the first time in a much-anticipated first presidential debate on Monday. In an increasingly tight race, the three ...

  • [$$] The art of defrauding America Financial Times - 1 hour 38 minutes ago

    In the Art of the Deal, Donald Trump's get rich quick guide, he explains how to seduce the customer. "People want to believe that something is the biggest and the greatest and the most spectacular," ...

  • [$$] How will Twitter's suitors reap its value? Financial Times - 1 hour 47 minutes ago

    Twitter may finally be running out of time. News at the end of last week that Google and cloud software company Salesforce have both held preliminary discussions about a possible acquisition have underlined ...

  • Syrian rebels reverse government gains in Aleppo stalemate Associated Press - 1 hour 53 minutes ago
    Syrian rebels reverse government gains in Aleppo stalemate

    BEIRUT (AP) — A monitoring group says Syrian rebels have retaken an area in Aleppo that fell to government forces the day before, extending a punishing stalemate in the contested northern city.

  • Charlotte police release video of shooting but doubts remain Associated Press - 1 hour 54 minutes ago
    Charlotte police release video of shooting but doubts remain

    Newly released police video of a black man's fatal shooting, sought by protesters for days, isn't settling questions about whether the man threatened police with a gun before he was felled by a black officer. ...

  • UK has a lot to do before EU exit: Johnson AAP - 1 hour 55 minutes ago
    UK has a lot to do before EU exit: Johnson

    Britain has a lot of work to do before triggering the formal divorce procedure with the European Union but once it is done, the country will not let the process drag on, Foreign Minister Boris Johnson says. Last week, Johnson said Britain would trigger Article 50 of the EU's Lisbon Treaty to start its exit from the bloc early next year.

  • What To Expect When Nike Reports Q1 2017 On Tuesday Investor's Business Daily - 1 hour 59 minutes ago
    What To Expect When Nike Reports Q1 2017 On Tuesday

    Here's what to expect when Nike reports Q1 2017 results on Tuesday.

  • Stocks To Watch: Are Apple, Facebook, Alphabet Still Buys? Investor's Business Daily - 1 hour 59 minutes ago
    Stocks To Watch: Are Apple, Facebook, Alphabet Still Buys?

    Three tech giants lead your stocks to watch this week: Apple, Facebook and Google owner Alphabet.

  • Congress Flirts With Another Government Shutdown as Election Looms The Fiscal Times - 2 hours 0 minutes ago
    Congress Flirts With Another Government Shutdown as Election Looms

    With many lawmakers chomping at the bit to return home to campaign for reelection, it’s hard to believe there is any serious talk about another government shutdown. Congress is rushing to complete work on a large stop-gap spending package that would keep the government operating until at least December 9 – well past the November election and the start of a new fiscal year.

  • Corbyn Victory Leaves Little Resolved for U.K. Labour Party Bloomberg - 2 hours 4 minutes ago
    Corbyn Victory Leaves Little Resolved for U.K. Labour Party

    Jeremy Corbyn’s victory in the U.K. opposition Labour Party’s leadership contest, for the second time in 12 months, did little to resolve differences between him and his members of Parliament, and between ...

  • [$$] Rajeev Suri: What the Nokia CEO reads on his way to work Financial Times - 2 hours 10 minutes ago

    I have two commutes: from home to my office in Finland, and long-haul travel. Before I leave for the office in the morning I read the Financial Times and the Economist. The key articles I need to understand ...

  • [$$] The bliss of being 396 miles from my lost smartphone Financial Times - 2 hours 16 minutes ago

    Last Wednesday, after a seven-day break, I rejoined the modern world. For a full week I had done something frightening, shaming yet ultimately liberating. I had been without a phone. This strange period ...

  • Israeli military indicts Palestinians for online incitement Associated Press - 2 hours 20 minutes ago

    The Israeli military says it has indicted more than 145 Palestinians so far this year for incitement over social media. Sunday's announcement comes amid an Israeli campaign to stamp out the online incitement ...

  • [$$] Cameron felt 'badly let down' by May over Brexit Financial Times - 2 hours 28 minutes ago

    David Cameron felt "badly let down" by Theresa May during the EU referendum campaign after she failed to back the Remain side on 13 occasions, according to a new account by one of the former ...

  • [$$] Ziyavudin Magomedov, Chairman, Summa Group Financial Times - 2 hours 28 minutes ago

    Growing up in Dagestan, an impoverished, mostly Muslim region in the northern Caucasus, Ziyavudin Magomedov was an avid reader of Technology for the Youth, a Soviet magazine that juxtaposed popular science ...

  • [$$] Europe's shorter courses dent US MBA Financial Times - 2 hours 34 minutes ago

    Brian Scullin is a Washington DC-born, New Hampshire-educated executive and, by his own admission, an "all-American" guy. Except he does not hold that most American of qualifications, the MBA. ...

  • [$$] On hiring: Hugh Young of Aberdeen Asset Management Asia Financial Times - 2 hours 39 minutes ago

    Hugh Young "fell into the City". He claims never to have had the concentration needed to be a specialist and left university - Exeter, where he studied politics - with no idea of what he wanted ...

  • [$$] India's Modi threatens to 'isolate Pakistan' following attack Financial Times - 2 hours 51 minutes ago

    India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi hit out at Pakistan following a deadly attack on an Indian army camp in Kashmir earlier this month, accusing its nuclear-armed neighbour of exporting terrorism but ...

  • Jordan Writer Accused of Blaspheming Islam Shot Dead Near Court Bloomberg - 2 hours 55 minutes ago

    A Jordanian writer was shot dead as he entered the country’s highest court to stand trial for allegedly offending Islam.

  • Algeria Sees Oil Market in ‘Critical’ Shape Ahead of OPEC Talks Bloomberg - 3 hours ago
    Algeria Sees Oil Market in ‘Critical’ Shape Ahead of OPEC Talks

    Saudi Arabia, OPEC’s biggest producer, offered to cut its oil output to January levels, according to Algeria’s energy minister, as the group’s members seek ways to stabilize crude prices at talks this ...

  • In battle for Iraq's Mosul, many forces with many motives Associated Press - 3 hours ago
    In battle for Iraq's Mosul, many forces with many motives

    BAGHDAD (AP) — An unlikely array of forces is converging on the city of Mosul, lining up for a battle on the historic plains of northern Iraq that is likely to be decisive in the war against the Islamic State group.

  • [$$] Western powers slam Russia's action in Syria Financial Times - 3 hours ago

    Foreign ministers from the US, the UK, France, Italy and Germany - along with the EU's foreign policy chief - have accused Russia of violating an already faltering ceasefire in Syria.  Russia's support ...

  • [$$] Will the yen or dollar swing on presidential debate? Financial Times - 3 hours ago

    Here are the key questions for markets and investors this week. Will the US presidential debate spark a significant market reaction? When US and global audiences tune in to Monday's televised presidential ...

  • Russia Must Prove Cease-Fire Willingness in Syria, West Says Bloomberg - 3 hours ago
    Russia Must Prove Cease-Fire Willingness in Syria, West Says

    Russia must prove it is willing to take “extraordinary steps” to help restore a cessation of hostilities in Syria, five western governments and the EU said.

  • Apple Is Now Boring Enough to Buy for $37 Billion Stock Sifter Bloomberg - 4 hours ago
    Apple Is Now Boring Enough to Buy for $37 Billion Stock Sifter

    Apple Inc. losing steam only makes it a bargain.