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 2021-05-06 00:32 

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Mexico's coronavirus death toll passes 218,000...

Mexico's health ministry on Wednesday reported 267 new confirmed coronavirus deaths, bringing the total number of fatalities in the country to 218,007....

 2021-05-06 00:28 

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Australia races to trace source of COVID-19 mystery case in Sydney...

Australian authorities were racing to track the source of a mystery COVID-19 infection in Sydney on Thursday, the first locally transmitted case in the city in more than a month, warning residents to brace for more cases....

 2021-05-06 00:22 

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Exclusive: U.S. targets Central America officials for possible sanctions over corruption - envoy...

The Biden administration plans to release by the end of June a list of corrupt Central American officials who may be subject to sanctions, a U.S. special envoy told Reuters, as Washington seeks to cut back on a root cause of increased migration to the U.S...

 2021-05-06 00:18 

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Brazil court suspends probe into Indigenous leader who criticized Bolsonaro...

A Brazilian judge on Wednesday suspended a police probe into a top Indigenous leader who had criticized the government of President Jair Bolsonaro for its handling of the COVID-19 crisis, which has had a devastating impact on native peoples....

 2021-05-06 00:17 

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Hunt for yield to keep dollar weak for at least three months: Reuters poll...
 2021-05-06 00:16 

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EXCLUSIVE-U.S. targets Central America officials for possible sanctions over corruption -envoy...
 2021-05-06 00:16 

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Mexican metro crash witness describes horror, and silence, of rail collapse...

Beatriz Ramon and her younger brother Oscar heard a ferocious bang and saw the lights snap out as they left a grocery store in southeastern Mexico City just before 10:30pm on Monday night, right across the street from the metro line....

 2021-05-06 00:15 

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Brazil court suspends probe into Indigenous leader who criticized Bolsonaro...

A Brazilian judge on Wednesday suspended a police probe into a top Indigenous leader who had criticized the government of President Jair Bolsonaro for its handling of the COVID-19 crisis, which has had a devastating impact on native peoples....

 2021-05-05 23:57 

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UPDATE 2-Fonterra lays out capital restructure options to boost farmer entry...

* Board's preferred option will reduce mininum requirement for farmer owners...

 2021-05-05 23:50 

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UPDATE 1-Singapore bank UOB's Q1 profit rises 18% on lower impairment charges...

United Overseas Bank, Singapore's smallest listed lender, reported an 18% rise in first-quarter net profit on Thursday, boosted by strong fee income growth, a decline in impairment charges and strong credit demand....

 2021-05-05 23:49 

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UPDATE 1-Australia's competition regulator proposes to deny Qantas-Japan Airlines deal...

* Qantas says will respond to regulator's concerns (Adds Qantas comment)...

 2021-05-05 23:49 

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Jesse Winker's single allows Reds to beat White Sox in 10...

Jesse Winker singled home the winning run in the 10th inning and the Cincinnati Reds beat the visiting Chicago White Sox 1-0 on Wednesday, in a game highlighted by a pitcher's duel between Sonny Gray and Dallas Keuchel....

 2021-05-05 23:42 

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Denmark, Norway study finds slightly raised blood clot rates after Astra COVID shot...

A study in Denmark and Norway has found slightly increased rates of vein blood clots among people who have had a first dose of AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine, including clots in the brain, compared with expected rates in the general population....

 2021-05-05 23:41 

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As United weighs outsourcing catering, U.S. lawmakers demand new curbs on federal aid...

A group of U.S. lawmakers is demanding that airlines refrain from outsourcing jobs if they want to be eligible for a third round of federal payroll aid, after learning that United Airlines has sought bids to outsource catering work at five airports....

 2021-05-05 23:39 

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UPDATE 4-Blue Origin opens up bidding for first 'spectacular' space tourism trip in July...
 2021-05-05 23:38 

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Hydrogen fluoride leak at Marathon's Galveston Bay refinery came from piping - CSB...
 2021-05-05 23:36 

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U.S. reverses stance, backs giving poorer countries access to COVID-19 vaccine patents, tech...

President Joe Biden on Wednesday threw his support behind waiving intellectual property rights for COVID-19 vaccines, bowing to mounting pressure from Democratic lawmakers and more than 100 other countries, but angering pharmaceutical companies....

 2021-05-05 23:36 

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Atlanta forced to reinstate policeman charged with killing Black man...
 2021-05-05 23:36 

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UPDATE 3-Atlanta forced to reinstate policeman charged with killing Black man...
 2021-05-05 23:35 

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Proxy adviser ISS cautions on pay of JPMorgan CEO Dimon...
 2021-05-05 23:35 

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UPDATE 1-Proxy adviser ISS cautions on pay of JPMorgan CEO Dimon...
 2021-05-05 23:33 

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UPDATE 4-U.S. reverses stance, backs giving poorer countries access to COVID-19 vaccine patents, tech...

President Joe Biden on Wednesday threw his support behind waiving intellectual property rights for COVID-19 vaccines, bowing to mounting pressure from Democratic lawmakers and more than 100 other countries, but angering pharmaceutical companies....

 2021-05-05 23:32 

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Brazil's Bolsonaro says United States will soon send vaccines to Brazil...

Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro said on Wednesday that U.S. President Joe Biden will soon send doses of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine to the South American country, which has recorded the world's second-deadliest coronavirus outbreak....

 2021-05-05 23:32 

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Singapore lender UOB's Q1 profit jumps 18% on lower impairment charges...

United Overseas Bank, Singapore's smallest listed lender, reported an 18% rise in first-quarter net profit on Thursday, supported by strong fee income growth and a decline in impairment charges....

 2021-05-05 23:31 

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Australia's competition regulator proposes to deny Qantas-Japan Airlines deal...

Australia's competition regulator said on Thursday it proposed to deny authorisation for a joint business agreement between Qantas Airways Ltd and Japan Airlines Co Ltd (JAL) covering flights between Australia, New Zealand and Japan....

 2021-05-05 23:31 

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Australia's competition regulator proposes to deny Qantas-Japan Airlines deal...

Australia's competition regulator said on Thursday it proposed to deny authorisation for a joint business agreement between Qantas Airways Ltd and Japan Airlines Co Ltd (JAL) covering flights between Australia, New Zealand and Japan....

 2021-05-05 23:29 

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UPDATE 2-Hydrogen fluoride leak at Marathon's Galveston Bay refinery came from piping -CSB...

Marathon Petroleum Corp is investigating what caused a toxic chemical release that injured two workers on Tuesday at a Texas City oil refinery, a spokesman said, as the U.S. industrial safety watchdog also began looking into the incident....

 2021-05-05 23:28 

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Ahead of re-opening, London's V&A museum unveils new Raphael gallery...
 2021-05-05 23:27 

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Brazil's Bolsonaro says United States will soon send vaccines to Brazil...

Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro said on Wednesday that U.S. President Joe Biden will soon send doses of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine to the South American country, which has recorded the world's second-deadliest coronavirus outbreak....

 2021-05-05 23:27 

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Brett Favre doesn't expect Aaron Rodgers to play for Packers again...

Green Bay Packers legend Brett Favre believes the reported schism between Aaron Rodgers and the franchise is real, and big enough that it is a long shot Rodgers will ever suit up for the legendary franchise again....

 2021-05-05 23:26 

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Ahead of re-opening, London's V&A museum unveils new Raphael gallery...

London's Victoria & Albert museum unveiled a revamped look for its gallery holding the Raphael Cartoons on Thursday, following a refurbishment carried out to mark 500 years since the Italian Renaissance master's death....

 2021-05-05 23:26 

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In northern England's Hartlepool, UK PM Johnson faces test...

The northern English town of Hartlepool will vote for a new member of parliament on Thursday, a test of Prime Minister Boris Johnson's handling of the COVID-19 pandemic and the future of the opposition Labour Party's new leader....

 2021-05-05 23:24 

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In northern England's Hartlepool, UK PM Johnson faces test...

The northern English town of Hartlepool will vote for a new member of parliament on Thursday, a test of Prime Minister Boris Johnson's handling of the COVID-19 pandemic and the future of the opposition Labour Party's new leader....

 2021-05-05 23:23 

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Marathon Oil, APA profits beat as crude prices recover from pandemic lows...

U.S. oil and gas producers Marathon Oil Corp and APA Corp beat Wall Street estimates for first-quarter profits on Wednesday, as COVID-19 vaccine rollouts and easing travel restrictions powered a rebound in oil prices....

 2021-05-05 23:23 

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REFILE-UPDATE 2-Marathon Oil, APA profits beat as crude prices recover from pandemic lows...
 2021-05-05 23:23 

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UK construction reports biggest rise in workload since 2016...

Britain's construction sector is seeing the biggest increase in its workload in five years, led by strong demand for housing and the resumption of other projects as the coronavirus pandemic eases, a quarterly survey showed on Thursday....

 2021-05-05 23:22 

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Bank of England to say UK recovery is accelerating...
 2021-05-05 23:19 

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KPMG UK staff to work in offices up to four days a fortnight from June...
 2021-05-05 23:17 

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Bank of England to say UK recovery is accelerating...
 2021-05-05 23:17 

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UPDATE 3-Pioneer's CEO says consolidation needed to quell U.S. shale production...
 2021-05-05 23:04 

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El Salvador bonds rally after government call with investors...

El Salvador's sovereign debt rallied on Wednesday after the country's top economy officials assuaged foreign investor fears in a conference call....

 2021-05-05 23:01 

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[ Business ]

Bank of England to say UK recovery is accelerating...

The Bank of England will say on Thursday that Britain's economy is heading for a much stronger recovery this year than it previously expected and it might start to slow its pandemic emergency support....

 2021-05-05 23:01 

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[ Business ]

UK construction reports biggest rise in workload since 2016...

Britain's construction sector is seeing the biggest increase in its workload in five years, led by strong demand for housing and the resumption of other projects as the coronavirus pandemic eases, a quarterly survey showed on Thursday....

 2021-05-05 22:56 

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U.S. court authorizes IRS to seek identities of taxpayers who have used cryptocurrency...
 2021-05-05 22:55 

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Facebook has six months to determine if Trump returns...
 2021-05-05 22:55 

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Mexican cryptocurrency trading platform Bitso raises $250 million...
 2021-05-05 22:53 

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Mexican cryptocurrency trading platform Bitso raises $250 million...

Mexican fintech Bitso, a cryptocurrency trading platform, has raised $250 million, venture capital fund Cometa, an investor in Bitso, said on Wednesday....

 2021-05-05 22:52 

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Factbox: Five takeaways from Facebook oversight board's Trump case...
 2021-05-05 22:52 

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Novavax vaccine shows 51% efficacy against South African variant, study finds...

Novavax Inc's COVID-19 vaccine had efficacy of 51% against infections caused by the South African variant among people who were HIV negative, and 43% in a group that included people who were HIV positive, according to a new analysis published on Wedne...

 2021-05-05 22:48 

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Facebook has six months to determine if Trump returns...

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