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Glencore Faces Bribery Probe Over Congo Unit

A Glencore copper operation in the Democratic Republic of Congo faces scrutiny from Canadian regulators over financial statements and disclosures related to international bribery and anticorruption laws, the company said......»»

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India"s Mahindra to Build Off-Road Vehicles in Michigan

Mahindra & Mahindra, an Indian auto and tractor maker, plans to build rugged off-road vehicles at a small factory north of Detroit, a potential step toward the company’s bigger goal of selling cars in the U.S......»»

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Nebraska Approves Keystone XL Pipeline Construction

Nebraska officials on Monday approved the Keystone XL pipeline, removing the last major regulatory hurdle standing in the way of the long-delayed project......»»

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What"s Next for Germany---Five Scenarios

Germany is facing several scenarios going forward after talks to form a ruling coalition collapsed. Here are five possible avenues, from realistic to outlandish......»»

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Germany"s Political Impasse Will Stymie Further European Change

Germany’s inability to agree upon a governing coalition shows how the growing fragmentation of Europe’s political landscapes has reached the EU’s most important member, casting doubt on Berlin’s ability to shape change on the Continent......»»

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Leading Economic Indicators Index Rises

An economic index that measures business trends increased in October as impacts from a string of catastrophic hurricanes dissipated......»»

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South Korea Allows a Defector"s Son to Visit Pyongyang

South Korea said it would allow one of its citizens to visit North Korea, the latest sign that Seoul sees opportunities to engage with Pyongyang even as it goes along with efforts to isolate Kim’s regime......»»

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Political Paralysis Hits Germany as Collapse of Talks Tests Merkel

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Altice Soothes Investors With Plan to Sell Assets, Not Stock

Altice promised to pare its mountain of debt by selling noncore assets rather than by issuing new equity, reassuring jittery investors who have sent the telecommunications company’s shares into a tailspin recently......»»

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Key GOP Senator Cites Concerns Over Senate Tax Bill

Sen. Susan Collins on Sunday recited a list of concerns she had with the Republican tax bill barreling through the Senate, raising pressure on the party’s leadership to slow its progress and make changes to secure passage......»»

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Powell"s Calendar Shows Meetings With Bank Executives, Lawmakers

Federal Reserve governor Jerome Powell had regular meetings with an array of Wall Street executives after taking on new responsibilities this year as the Fed’s point person on bank regulation, his calendar shows......»»

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FCC to Outline Plan to Roll Back Rules on Net Neutrality

Regulators are expected to unveil plans for reversing Obama-era rules that require internet service providers to treat all web traffic equally, a move that could reshape the internet economy and consumers’ online experience......»»

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Volvo Promises Uber Fleet of Self-Driving Taxis by 2019

Volvo said it has agreed to supply Uber Technologies with a fleet of 24,000 self-driving taxis beginning in 2019—one of the first and biggest commercial orders for such vehicles......»»

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Growth in Developed Economies Slowed in Third Quarter, OECD Says

Economic growth in developed countries slowed in the three months to September, but remains on course for a pickup in 2017 overall......»»

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Alibaba to Buy Big Stake in Wal-Mart China Rival

E-commerce giant Alibaba is adding to its already-sizeable bet on brick-and-mortar, saying it will pay $2.88 billion for a 36% stake in China’s second-largest big-box retailer, Sun Art Retail......»»

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Developed Economies" Stock Gains Pale Beside Emerging Markets" GDP Boom

A sharp disconnect has emerged i.....»»

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After Decade of Delays, Keystone XL Nears Approval

Nebraska officials are set to decide whether to green-light the Keystone XL pipeline, the last major regulatory approval standing in the way of the long-delayed project......»»

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Marvell Confirms $6 Billion Purchase of Chip Maker Cavium

Marvell Technology Group plans to buy chip maker Cavium in a $6 billion cash-and-stock deal that would set it up to better compete with semiconductor giants such as Intel and Broadcom......»»

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Developed Economy Growth Slowed in Third Quarter, Says OECD

Economic growth in developed countries slowed in the three months to September, but remains on course for a pickup in 2017 overall......»»

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Locus Robotics Raises $25 Million in Round Led by Scale Venture Partners

Locus Robotics Corp., whose robots help workers fulfill e-commerce orders, raised $25 million in a funding round led by Scale Venture Partners that the company plans to use to develop new products and expand into new markets......»»

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