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Saudi oil minister makes high profile visit to Iraq, calls for oil supply cooperation

Saudi Oil Minister Khalid al-Falih made a high profile visit to Iraq on Saturday, calling for increased economic cooperation and praising existing coordination to boost crude oil prices.
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Saudi oil minister makes high profile visit to Iraq, calls for oil supply cooperation

Saudi Oil Minister Khalid al-Falih made a high profile visit to Iraq on Saturday, calling for increased economic cooperation and praising existing coordination to boost crude oil prices.

Spanish government meets to impose direct rule in rebel Catalonia

The Spanish cabinet was meeting on Saturday to prepare to impose direct rule on Catalonia and thwart a drive by the autonomous region to breakaway from Spain.
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Spanish government meets to impose direct rule in rebel Catalonia

The Spanish cabinet was meeting on Saturday to prepare to impose direct rule on Catalonia and thwart a drive by the autonomous region to breakaway from Spain.

Commentary: Promote expressed consent, even with presumed consent in organ donation

Increasing the supply of organs available for transplant is the key goal of policies governing deceased organ donation but there are other important ethical considerations, say Centre for Biomedical Ethics’s Voo Teck Chuan.
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Commentary: Promote expressed consent, even with presumed consent in organ donation

Increasing the supply of organs available for transplant is the key goal of policies governing deceased organ donation but there are other important ethical considerations, say Centre for Biomedical Ethics’s Voo Teck Chuan.

Fighting in southern Philippine city may end imminently: Military

The Philippines is preparing to declare the end of fighting in a southern city seized for five months by pro-Islamic State rebels, a top military commander said on Saturday, as troops continued a phased withdrawal from the devastated lakeside city.
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Fighting in southern Philippine city may end imminently: Military

The Philippines is preparing to declare the end of fighting in a southern city seized for five months by pro-Islamic State rebels, a top military commander said on Saturday, as troops continued a phased withdrawal from the devastated lakeside city.

Fighting in southern Philippine city may end imminently - military

The Philippines is preparing to declare the end of fighting in a southern city seized for five months by pro-Islamic State rebels, a top military commander said on Saturday, as troops continued a phased withdrawal from the devastated lakeside city.
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Fighting in southern Philippine city may end imminently - military

The Philippines is preparing to declare the end of fighting in a southern city seized for five months by pro-Islamic State rebels, a top military commander said on Saturday, as troops continued a phased withdrawal from the devastated lakeside city.

Hardie suspended from Scotland, club duties

Scotland and Edinburgh loose forward John Hardie has been suspended from playing for both club and country pending an investigation, the Scottish Rugby Union has said.
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Hardie suspended from Scotland, club duties

Scotland and Edinburgh loose forward John Hardie has been suspended from playing for both club and country pending an investigation, the Scottish Rugby Union has said.

Hungary appoint Szelesi as interim coach

Hungary appointed Zoltan Szelesi as interim national coach on Friday in place of Bernd Storck who quit earlier this week after the team failed to qualify for the 2018 World Cup finals.
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Hungary appoint Szelesi as interim coach

Hungary appointed Zoltan Szelesi as interim national coach on Friday in place of Bernd Storck who quit earlier this week after the team failed to qualify for the 2018 World Cup finals.

Tesla raises borrowing capacity under warehouse agreements to US$1.1 billion

Tesla Inc said on Friday it has increased its borrowing capacity, related to an agreement, to US$1.1 billion as the electric car maker spends heavily to fix production bottlenecks of its new Model 3 sedan.
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Tesla raises borrowing capacity under warehouse agreements to US$1.1 billion

Tesla Inc said on Friday it has increased its borrowing capacity, related to an agreement, to US$1.1 billion as the electric car maker spends heavily to fix production bottlenecks of its new Model 3 sedan.

US deficit grows to US$666 billion as lawmakers eye tax cuts

The US budget deficit grew to US$666 billion in just-ended fiscal year 2017, according to official data released Friday, after lawmakers took a step toward enacting US$1.5 trillion in tax cuts.
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US deficit grows to US$666 billion as lawmakers eye tax cuts

The US budget deficit grew to US$666 billion in just-ended fiscal year 2017, according to official data released Friday, after lawmakers took a step toward enacting US$1.5 trillion in tax cuts.

Brighton stun West Ham with 3-0 away victory

Brighton and Hove Albion won a top flight away match for the first time in 34 years when they stunned West Ham United 3-0 at the London Stadium in the Premier league on Friday.
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Brighton stun West Ham with 3-0 away victory

Brighton and Hove Albion won a top flight away match for the first time in 34 years when they stunned West Ham United 3-0 at the London Stadium in the Premier league on Friday.

Two more Weinstein accusers go public with sex assault allegations

Two more women were due to go public Friday with horrifying details of sexual attacks they say they were subjected to by disgraced Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein.
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Two more Weinstein accusers go public with sex assault allegations

Two more women were due to go public Friday with horrifying details of sexual attacks they say they were subjected to by disgraced Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein.

Snap lays off 18 employees in recruiting division

Snap Inc said on Friday it had laid off 18 employees in its recruiting division, a move to cut costs as the parent company of messaging app Snapchat faces competition from Facebook Inc for users and advertising dollars.
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Snap lays off 18 employees in recruiting division

Snap Inc said on Friday it had laid off 18 employees in its recruiting division, a move to cut costs as the parent company of messaging app Snapchat faces competition from Facebook Inc for users and advertising dollars.