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Syria’s Idlib seriously straining Russia-Turkey accords By Reuters

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© Reuters. Russian lawmaker: Syria’s Idlib seriously straining Russia-Turkey accords MOSCOW (Reuters) – A senior Russian lawmaker said on Tuesday that Moscow was very alarmed by the situation in Syria’s Idlib province and that it was putting serious strain on agreements between Russia and Turkey. Konstantin Kosachev, the chair of the Russian upper house’s foreign […]

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Victoria’s Secret faces new sexual misconduct allegations

Victoria’s Secret faces new sexual misconduct allegations

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New allegations of sexual misconduct have surfaced at Victoria’s Secret as the brand tries to remake its image after years of scandal and slumping sales. Female models and executives were bullied and harassed for decades at the lingerie chain, evidence of an “entrenched culture of misogyny,” according to a New York Times investigation published this […]

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Democratic party hits snag in releasing Iowa results

Democratic party hits snag in releasing Iowa results

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Iowa Democrats said the results of their presidential caucus would be delayed, leaving campaigns on tenterhooks in the crucial first contest of the party’s effort to pick a candidate to face Donald Trump in November. The Iowa Democratic party said “quality control” issues meant it was unable to release any vote counts from the 1,678 […]

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Asia Faces Rate-Cut Pressure to Curb Fallout From Virus By Bloomberg

Asia Faces Rate-Cut Pressure to Curb Fallout From Virus By Bloomberg

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(Bloomberg) — Terms of Trade is a daily newsletter that untangles a world embroiled in trade wars. Sign up here.  Central banks in Asia face increasing calls to cut interest rates as they jump into action against a spiraling coronavirus crisis that’s hammering tourism, travel and confidence across the region. The People’s Bank of China trimmed […]

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Google parent Alphabet falls short of revenue estimates in earnings report

Google parent Alphabet falls short of revenue estimates in earnings report

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Alphabet Inc. reported quarterly revenue that missed analysts’ estimates, and new sales numbers on YouTube also disappointed Wall Street, sending the shares down more than 4% in extended trading. Overall revenue, excluding payments to partners, was $37.6 billion in the fourth quarter, less than analysts’ projections of $38.4 billion, according to data compiled by Bloomberg. […]

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© Reuters.  NXP Earnings Miss, Revenue Beats In Q4

NXP Earnings Miss, Revenue Beats In Q4 By Investing.com

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© Reuters. NXP Earnings Miss, Revenue Beats In Q4 Investing.com – NXP (NASDAQ:) reported on Monday fourth quarter that missed analysts’ forecasts and revenue that topped expectations. NXP announced earnings per share of $0.4 on revenue of $2.3B. Analysts polled by Investing.com anticipated EPS of $2.02 on revenue of $2.28B. That with comparison to EPS […]

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