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U.S. stock plunge sparks global sell-off

U.S. stock plunge sparks global sell-off

US stocks suffered their worst falls in more than six years on Monday in a sell-off sparked by concerns of higher interest rates. The Dow Jones Industrial Average index tumbled ...

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Global oil glut set to continue despite efforts to prop up price

The world’s oil glut is likely to persist next year in a blow to efforts by major producers to shore up the oil price by cutting output, according to a ...

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OECD: outlook for global economy is ‘better, but not good enough’

OECD, outlook, global, economy

Rising inflation and weak wage growth will leave Britain rooted to the bottom of the league table for living standards among the west’s richest countries in 2018, the Organisation for ...

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Five key global tests for the new president

Five key, global, tests, president

Picture the scene. A US Air Force F-16 Falcon has come down over Syria. The pilot is being held by Islamic State which threatens to behead him. Video shows the ...

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US faces host of global threats during transition until next president

US, host, global, threats, transition, president

Sharks are circling as the US prepares to vote, on the lookout for signs of American weakness and indecision around the world during the months-long transition period until the next ...

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Obama at nuclear summit: ‘madmen’ threaten global security

Obama, nuclear, madmen, threaten, global, security

Barack Obama used his final nuclear security summit on Friday to deliver the stark warning that “madmen” could kill and injure hundreds of thousands of innocent people using only plutonium ...

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Zika Virus a Global Health Emergency, W.H.O. Says

Zika, Virus, Global, Health, Emergency

The World Health Organization declared the Zika virus and its suspected link to birth defects an international public health emergency on Monday, a rare move that signals the seriousness of ...

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Global markets end tumultuous month on a high

Global, markets, tumultuous, month, high

Global markets have ended a difficult month on a stronger note after the Bank of Japan stepped in to boost its economy with negative interest rates. However, weak economic growth ...

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Global oil glut sends US stock markets plummeting

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US stock markets fell once more Monday as a renewed slump in oil prices, anxiety over global economic growth and central bank policies all but wiped out last week’s brief ...

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Ted Cruz expresses ‘full out denial’ of global warming during forum

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Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz has stated that he doesn’t believe in the science behind global warming. In a forum hosted by Freedom Partners on Sunday evening, a key cog ...

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