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02/24/2017 at 15:08. Facebook
President Trump addresses the Conservative Political Action Conference in Oxon Hill, Maryland. Watch on #FacebookLive.
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02/24/2017 at 14:50. Facebook
Dilly ding, dilly gone - #Ranieri out at Leicester. @philipoconnor has the Reuters Sports Premier League preview.

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02/24/2017 at 14:24. Facebook
Emma Thompson will not take part in a "Love Actually" sequel for Britain's Comic Relief charity appeal because it is "too soon" to reprise her role in the romantic comedy after the death last year of co-star Alan Rickman. Read more: [ Reut.rs Link ]

Emma Thompson won't take part in short 'Love Actually' sequel

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02/24/2017 at 14:12. Facebook
Fernando Alonso said that Mercedes contacted him after Formula One world champion Nico Rosberg retired unexpectedly in December but he made clear to them that he was tied to McLaren. Read more: [ Reut.rs Link ]

Alonso says Mercedes contacted him after Rosberg quit

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02/24/2017 at 14:05. Facebook
UK-based banks that want to operate across the European Union after Brexit must set up genuine operations, not 'empty shells' in EU countries, a Bundesbank official said on Friday.

Bundesbank official warns London banks against post-Brexit tricks

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02/24/2017 at 13:09. Facebook
Authorities in Guatemala detain a Dutch boat run by Women on Waves, a non-profit organization which provides free abortion services in countries where abortion is illegal: [ Reut.rs Link ]
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02/24/2017 at 13:05. Facebook
British banks approved the most mortgages in a year last month and consumer borrowing saw some of its fastest growth of the past decade, industry data showed on Friday, contrasting with earlier signs of slowing momentum.

UK mortgage approvals hit 12-month high in January - BBA

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02/24/2017 at 12:05. Facebook
French far-right-leader Marine Le Pen refused to attend a summons for questioning by police last Wednesday over allegations that she made illegal EU payments to her staff, her lawyer said on Friday.

France's Le Pen refused a police summons for questioning - her lawyer

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02/24/2017 at 11:27. Facebook
Standard Chartered (STAN.L) shares fell four percent on Friday as the British lender said it would not pay a dividend for 2016 due to restructuring costs, but increased its staff bonus pool by 5 percent.

StanChart shares fall as it withholds dividend but lifts bonuses

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Reuters UK
02/24/2017 at 10:35. Facebook
LIVE: Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn makes a speech on Brexit at a one day conference of business and union leaders.
Reuters UK
02/24/2017 at 10:05. Facebook
Around half of Germans are against granting debt relief to Greece and around three in 10 want the debt-laden country to quit the euro zone, a survey showed on Friday.

Half of Germans against debt relief for Greece, survey shows

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02/24/2017 at 09:40. Facebook
Last month, Donald Trump contemptuously wrote off the European Union as a vehicle for German ambitions. Now, apparently revealing a Damascene conversion in his interview with Reuters, he declared himself in favour of the "wonderful" project. Read more and catch up on the markets: [ Reut.rs Link ]

Daily Briefing: Trump to EU - you're a wonderful thing

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02/24/2017 at 09:05. Facebook
Insurer and asset manager Standard Life (SL.L) posted a forecast-beating 9 percent rise in 2016 operating profit, helped by increasing client diversification, it said on Friday.

Standard Life 2016 operating profit up nine percent, beats forecast

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Reuters UK
02/24/2017 at 08:26. Facebook
Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS.L) reported a sharp rise in losses on Friday as higher misconduct charges and restructuring costs underscored the challenges facing the lender nine years after it was bailed out in the world's biggest bank rescue.

RBS posts £6.96 billion loss in ninth straight year without a profit

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02/24/2017 at 07:59. Facebook
The chemical used to kill the estranged half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un last week appears on a U.N. list of weapons of mass destruction. Read more about VX [ Reut.rs Link ]

VX used in airport murder of Kim Jong Nam kills in minutes

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02/24/2017 at 07:52. Facebook
President Donald Trump said last night that he wants to ensure the U.S. nuclear arsenal is at the "top of the pack," saying the United States has fallen behind in its weapons capacity. Read more of our exclusive interview: [ Reut.rs Link ]

Trump wants to make sure U.S. nuclear arsenal at 'top of the pack'

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02/24/2017 at 07:19. Facebook
VX nerve agent, a chemical on a U.N. list of weapons of mass destruction, was used to kill the estranged half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in last week's bizarre murder in a busy Kuala Lumpur airport, Malaysian police said today: [ Reut.rs Link ]

VX used in airport murder of Kim Jong Nam kills in minutes

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02/24/2017 at 07:05. Facebook
VX, the chemical used in the airport murder Kim Jong Nam, is one of the deadliest chemical weapons created by man.

VX used in airport murder of Kim Jong Nam kills in minutes

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02/24/2017 at 06:05. Facebook
One of two women suspected of killing the half-brother of North Korea's leader with the highly toxic VX nerve agent also suffered its effects, Malaysia's police chief said on Friday.

One suspect in Kim Jong Nam murder suffered effects of VX agent - police chief

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