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Iran warns U.S., Israel of revenge after parade attack

Iran warns U.S., Israel of revenge after parade attack

Published 24/09/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - The deputy head of Iran’s Revolutionary Guards warned U.S. and Israeli leaders on Monday to expect a “devastating” response from Tehran, accusing [more…]

SiriusXM to buy Pandora in $3.5 billion streaming push

SiriusXM to buy Pandora in $3.5 billion streaming push

Published 24/09/2018

(Reuters) - Satellite radio firm Sirius XM Holdings Inc (SIRI.O) will buy music streamer Pandora Media Inc (P.N) in a $3.5 billion all-stock deal, as [more…]

Global advertising expenditure to grow 4.5 percent in 2018: Zenith

Global advertising expenditure to grow 4.5 percent in 2018: Zenith

Published 23/09/2018

(Reuters) - Global advertising expenditure is predicted to reach $581 billion at the end of 2018, with most of the growth coming from sponsored content [more…]

Lesbian romance film shows to sell-out crowd in Nairobi after court…

Lesbian romance film shows to sell-out crowd in Nairobi after court…

Published 23/09/2018

NAIROBI (Reuters) - Rafiki, an acclaimed film portraying a lesbian romance that was until Friday banned in Kenya where it was made, showed on Sunday [more…]

Ukrainians relive bloodshed of Kiev’s Maidan in virtual reality

Ukrainians relive bloodshed of Kiev’s Maidan in virtual reality

Published 17/09/2018

KIEV (Reuters) - A volunteer medic and the man whose life he saved. A lawmaker whose Facebook post calling for protests in Kiev’s Maidan square [more…]

EU regulators to rule on Disney’s $71 billion bid for Fox assets by…

EU regulators to rule on Disney’s $71 billion bid for Fox assets by…

Published 17/09/2018

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - EU antitrust regulators have set an Oct. 19 deadline for their ruling on Walt Disney’s (DIS.N) $71.3 billion bid for Twenty-First Century [more…]

Iran says Twitter shut legitimate accounts, but not anti-government…

Iran says Twitter shut legitimate accounts, but not anti-government…

Published 16/09/2018

DUBAI (Reuters) - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Sunday accused Twitter of closing accounts of “real” Iranians, while allowing anti-government ones backed by [more…]

Trump administration to send U.S. cellphones a test alert on Thursday

Trump administration to send U.S. cellphones a test alert on Thursday

Published 15/09/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Trump administration will send a message to all U.S. cellphones on Thursday to test a previously unused alert system that aims [more…]

Kleiner partner Mary Meeker leaving to start her own venture firm

Kleiner partner Mary Meeker leaving to start her own venture firm

Published 15/09/2018

(Reuters) - Tech analyst Mary Meeker is leaving venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers LLC to start her own firm, Kleiner said on [more…]

A lady vanishes: In China, a movie star disappears amid culture…

A lady vanishes: In China, a movie star disappears amid culture…

Published 14/09/2018

BEIJING/SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Fan Bingbing, an A-list Chinese movie star who has appeared in the “X-Men” and “Iron Man” film franchises, has more than 62 [more…]