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business RBS struggles to seal deal over 2008 cash call dispute - sources

LONDON, May 24 Reuters - Royal Bank of Scotland is struggling to reach a deal with all the investors who allege the lender misled them during a 12 billion pound $15.6 billion cash call in 2008, two sources familiar with the situation said.

6 minutes ago // ABC

world Philippine Catholic leader says a priest and several churchgoers have been taken hostage by gunmen in besieged city

Philippine Catholic leader says a priest and several churchgoers have been taken hostage by gunmen in besieged city

7 minutes ago // Fox News

usa Dakota Access pipeline system leaked more than 100 gallons of oil in March

The Dakota Access pipeline and a feeder line leaked more than 100 gallons of oil in North Dakota in separate incidents in March as crews prepared the disputed $3.8 billion pipeline for operation.

8 minutes ago // Reuters

tech Failed computer replaced during U.S. astronauts' spacewalk

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. Reuters - Two U.S. astronauts completed a hastily planned spacewalk outside the International Space Station on Tuesday to replace a computer that failed on Saturday, NASA said.

11 minutes ago // Reuters

usa Newark, N.J. airport reopens after United Airlines engine fire

Reuters - Newark Liberty International Airport in New Jersey reopened late on Tuesday after being shut down when 131 people were evacuated from a United Airlines flight over flames seen emerging from an aircraft engine.

12 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

sports For the Record

Streaming TV: In the May 21 Business section, a chart with an article about streaming TV services said that DirecTV does not offer original content. It does feature original scripted programming. Chris Cornell: In the May 20 Calendar section, an article about the death of Soundgarden singer Chris...

12 minutes ago // Reuters

business REFILE-UPDATE 4-Newark, N.J. airport reopens after United Airlines engine fire

May 23 Reuters - Newark Liberty International Airport in New Jersey reopened late on Tuesday after being shut down when 131 people were evacuated from a United Airlines flight over flames seen emerging from an aircraft engine.

14 minutes ago // Reuters

tech Battle hardened eastern European tech entrepreneurs draw global interest

PRAGUE Reuters - Tech entrepreneurs in central and southeastern European, many of whom already have experience of launching their own businesses, are now having more success at enticing global investors the second time around.

24 minutes ago // Reuters

business Moody's downgrades China, warns of fading financial strength as debt mounts

SHANGHAI/BEIJING Reuters - Moody's Investors Service downgraded China's credit ratings on Wednesday for the first time in nearly 30 years, saying it expects the financial strength of the economy will erode in coming years as growth slows and debt continues to rise.

28 minutes ago // Reuters

business BRIEF-Softbank has amassed a $4 bln stake in Nvidia Corp- Bloomberg

Softbank Group Corp has amassed a $4 billion stake in Nvidia Corp making it the fourth-largest shareholder in the chipmaker - Bloomberg, citing sources Source: https://bloom.bg/2qNPVLr Further company coverage:

29 minutes ago // VOA

world Search Resumes for 4 Missing as India Bus Plunge Kills 20

Rescuers on Wednesday found another three bodies as they resumed searching for people missing after a bus plunged into a river in mountainous northern India, killing at least 20 Hindu pilgrims. Police officer Mahadev Uniyal said that rescuers recovered 19 bodies and one person died in a hospital. Six people who were injured in Tuesday's crash were still hospitalized. The search had been halted late Tuesday but resumed in the morning. Four people were still unaccounted for, said Ashish Chauha

32 minutes ago // Reuters

business Bunge says not in talks with Glencore following approach

CHICAGO Reuters - U.S. grains trader Bunge Ltd said on Tuesday it was not in talks with Swiss mining and commodities group Glencore Plc , after the latter said it had made an informal approach to discuss "a possible consensual business combination."

34 minutes ago // Reuters

world Philippines' Duterte says 'I'll be harsh' with army rule on island

MANILA Reuters - Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte warned on Wednesday he would deal harshly with militants, after declaring martial law on Mindanao island following a failed raid on a hideout of Islamic State-linked rebels.

39 minutes ago // Reuters

business UK Stocks-Factors to watch on May 24

May 24 Reuters - Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening up 6 points at 7,491 on Wednesday, according to financial bookmakers. Soldiers will be deployed to key sites in Britain to boost security as the country raised its terror threat to the highest level of "critical" following a suicide attack in Manchester that killed 22 people, including children. GLENCORE: U.S. grains trader Bunge Ltd said on Tuesday it was not in talks with Swiss mining and commodities group Glencore Pl

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world Mexico's ruling party battles leftist nemesis in key state vote

ECAPTEPEC, Mexico Reuters - Nine decades of rule by President Enrique Pena Nieto's Institutional Revolutionary Party PRI in Mexico's most populous state are hanging in the balance in an election that could batter its hopes of keeping power nationally in 2018.

40 minutes ago // ABC

world Search resumes for 4 missing as India bus plunge kills 20

Rescuers have found another three bodies as they resumed searching for people missing after a bus plunged into a river in mountainous northern India, killing at least 20 Hindu pilgrims

42 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

sports Santa Ana police are looking for a man caught on video trying to assault a woman

The Santa Ana Police Department is seeking help from the public in identifying a man it says was captured on video trying to sexually assault an intoxicated woman last weekend. The incident occurred about 3 a.m. Sunday in the 200 block of North Broadway when a 26-year-old woman was approached by...

46 minutes ago // Fox News

world Bahrain raid on Shiite cleric's town: 5 killed, 286 arrested

Bahraini police raid on the hometown of a prominent Shiite cleric facing possible deportation has left at least five demonstrators dead and 286 people arrested in an assault in which officers fired tear gas and shotguns at protesters.