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NY mayor calls for temporary protest halt

As the New York Police Department mourns two of its own, Mayor Bill de Blasio pleaded for a pause in protests and rancor amid a widening rift with those...

Ukraine peace talks may be held Dec 24 and 26

Ukraine peace talks may be held in Minsk on Dec. 24 and 26: Poroshenko

Thirteen primates die at South Texas research facility

A federal agency is considering whether to penalize a research facility in South Texas where 13 primates

At UN council, US calls life in North Korea 'living nightmare'

The United States and other Western members of the U. N. Security Council on Monday slammed North...



Goldman sells metals unit to billionaire Reubens after probe

Goldman Sachs Group Inc. sold a metal- warehouse unit it acquired in 2010 to Reuben Brothers after the business attracted congressional scrutiny.

Asian stocks drop with gold near three-week low

Australian stocks drove a gauge of Asian equities lower for the first time in four days as gold traded near a three‑week low. The dollar held gains...

Oil rises as investors weigh US supplies against OPEC strategy

Oil advanced for the second time in three days as investors weighed a projected decline in U. S. crude...

Technipa's 50% markup for CGG is enough to start talks: Real M&A

France’s CGG SA, the struggling oilfield‑services company that rejected a bid for $1.8...