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Seattle Black Lives Matter clashes spark 45 arrests, 21 police injured

Seattle Black Lives Matter clashes spark 45 arrests, 21 police injured

Published 26/07/2020

SEATTLE (Reuters) - Dozens were arrested and many police injured in clashes around Seattle’s biggest Black Lives Matter protest in weeks on Saturday, police said, [more…]

U.S. charges 18 Portland protesters as it sends tactical police to Seattle

U.S. charges 18 Portland protesters as it sends tactical police to Seattle

Published 26/07/2020

(Reuters) - U.S. prosecutors on Friday unveiled charges against 18 Portland, Oregon protesters ranging from assaulting police to arson and trespassing, a day after the [more…]

UK rapper Wiley faces police probe over accusations of anti-Semitism

UK rapper Wiley faces police probe over accusations of anti-Semitism

Published 25/07/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - British rap artist Wiley is facing a police investigation after a string of anti-Semitic comments appeared on his social media accounts, prompting [more…]

Oil falls as virus infections rise, eyes on EU recovery plan

Oil falls as virus infections rise, eyes on EU recovery plan

Published 20/07/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - Oil prices fell on Monday as coronavirus cases increased in many countries across the globe, but investors remained cautiously optimistic about ongoing [more…]

Euro hits four-month high on hopes for EU recovery fund deal

Euro hits four-month high on hopes for EU recovery fund deal

Published 20/07/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - The euro retreated after hitting a 19-week high of $1.1467 on Monday after EU summit chairman Charles Michel said a recovery fund [more…]

Euro, euro zone bond markets hold out hope for recovery fund, stocks cautious

Euro, euro zone bond markets hold out hope for recovery fund, stocks cautious

Published 20/07/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - The euro and euro zone bond markets held out hope European Union leaders would strike a deal on a recovery fund for [more…]

Equities hit five-month peak, bonds dip, as earnings season starts

Equities hit five-month peak, bonds dip, as earnings season starts

Published 13/07/2020

NEW YORK (Reuters) - World equity benchmarks hit a five-month peak and perceived safe -havens such as the dollar and U.S. government bonds dipped on [more…]

Global coronavirus cases rise above 13 million, U.S. infections surge

Global coronavirus cases rise above 13 million, U.S. infections surge

Published 13/07/2020

(Reuters) - Coronavirus infections rose above 13 million across the world on Monday, according to a Reuters tally, climbing by one million in just five [more…]

Oil dips on surge in COVID-19 infections

Oil dips on surge in COVID-19 infections

Published 13/07/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - Oil prices fell on Monday on a record daily rise in global coronavirus cases, with big spikes in infections over the weekend [more…]

World shares rally to four-week highs as investors bet on China revival

World shares rally to four-week highs as investors bet on China revival

Published 06/07/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - Global stock markets rallied to four-week highs on Monday as investors counted on a revival in Chinese activity to boost global growth, [more…]