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The shadow chancellor leads calls for UK to cancel Egyptian president’s visit

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The shadow chancellor, John McDonnell, is leading calls for David Cameron to cancel an invitation to Egypt’s president, Abdel Fatah al-Sisi, to visit Downing Street on the grounds that he ...

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Twitter fails to add any new users in US for second straight quarter

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Twitter stock took another hit on Tuesday, dropping by more than 10% in after-hours trading in the hour after the company revealed it had failed to add any new users ...

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Clinton campaign to run ads during GOP debate

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As Republican candidates take the stage on Wednesday night for the next presidential debate, Hillary Clinton will begin airing a series of issue-based television ads featuring working women. The four ...

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Apple calls 2015 most successful year ever

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Apple has more than $205bn of cash in the bank, the company revealed on Tuesday as its chief executive Tim Cook said the firm had made more than $234bn in ...

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Congress backs two-year budget deal in boost for incoming House speaker

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The US Congress has reached a two-year budget agreement in a rare bipartisan breakthrough that would avoid both a looming debt crisis and a potential shutdown of the federal government ...

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Top 100 US CEOs sitting on retirement nest egg of nearly $5bn

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Forget retirement worries: once a fat cat, always a fat cat. The top 100 chief executive are sitting on pension pots worth $4.9bn (£3.2bn) – equal to the total retirement ...

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President warns police officers against ‘cherry-picking’ crime data

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Barack Obama cautioned an audience of police officers against cherry-picking crime data as policing experts said they would investigate whether less aggressive policing tactics may have driven an increase in ...

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Sanders: Clinton ‘moving in my direction’

Bernie Sanders said early Tuesday that he is “delighted” Hillary Clinton has taken some of the same positions as he has amid their race for the Democratic presidential nomination. “I ...

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Prime minister to anti-EU campaigners: Norway option won’t work for Britain

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David Cameron is to signal his determination to maintain Britain’s membership of the EU by issuing a direct challenge to anti-EU campaigners who claim the UK could negotiate a semi-detached ...

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George Osborne ready to bow to pressure to soften tax credit cuts

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George Osborne is prepared to dig deep into the Treasury’s coffers to resolve a standoff with the House of Lords over his proposed cuts to tax credits. As a growing ...

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