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DowDuPont CEO Breen takes exec chair role in new DuPont

DowDuPont CEO Breen takes exec chair role in new DuPont

Published 17/09/2018

(Reuters) - DowDuPont (DWDP.N) Chief Executive Edward Breen will oversee the specialty-products unit that carries most of the company’s legacy DuPont operations after the chemicals [more…]

Dragons, handmaids and housewives – it’s time for the Emmys

Dragons, handmaids and housewives – it’s time for the Emmys

Published 17/09/2018

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - “Game of Thrones” or “The Handmaid’s Tale”? “Atlanta” or “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel”? The best drama and comedy series races for [more…]

Factbox: Key nominations for the 2018 Emmy Awards

Factbox: Key nominations for the 2018 Emmy Awards

Published 17/09/2018

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The 2018 Emmy Awards, the highest honors in television, will be handed out at a ceremony in Los Angeles on Monday, [more…]

Turkey’s Erdogan says his meeting with Putin on Syria will bring hope

Turkey’s Erdogan says his meeting with Putin on Syria will bring hope

Published 17/09/2018

SOCHI, Russia (Reuters) - Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Monday that a joint statement due to be made after his meeting with Russian President [more…]

Kavanaugh accuser goes public

Kavanaugh accuser goes public

Published 17/09/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A woman who had anonymously accused President Donald Trump’s U.S. Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, of sexual misconduct in the early 1980s [more…]

‘This woman will be heard’ – White House adviser on Kavanaugh accuser

‘This woman will be heard’ – White House adviser on Kavanaugh accuser

Published 17/09/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - White House adviser Kellyanne Conway said on Monday the woman who accused Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct will be [more…]

Shares knocked lower after new U.S. tariff threat on Chinese goods

Shares knocked lower after new U.S. tariff threat on Chinese goods

Published 17/09/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Stock markets headed south on Monday as investors took fright at news that Washington was set to announce a new round of [more…]

Wall Street braced for more tariffs, futures point lower

Wall Street braced for more tariffs, futures point lower

Published 17/09/2018

(Reuters) - U.S. stock markets were set to open lower on Monday on signs China would retaliate if President Donald Trump makes good on threats [more…]

‘Cuddled in Kim Jong Un’s arms’: North Koreans envisage unification…

‘Cuddled in Kim Jong Un’s arms’: North Koreans envisage unification…

Published 17/09/2018

PYONGYANG (Reuters) - Sixteen-year-old Ri Jin Ryong, a member of North Korea’s paramilitary Worker-Peasant Red Guards militia, says he has one message for South Koreans [more…]