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8 charged in Thailand's latest case of insulting monarchy

Aug 17, 2017

A legal aid group in Thailand says at least eight people have been charged insulting the monarchy for allegedly burning portraits of members of the royal family

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Average US mortgage rates edge lower; 30-year at 3.89 pct.

Aug 17, 2017

Average US mortgage rates edge lower this week; 30-year at 3.89 pct.

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Amid US racial divisions, Auschwitz memorial issues warning

Aug 17, 2017

The memorial site of Auschwitz-Birkenau appeared to weigh into the debate over U.S. President Donald Trump's response to the outpouring of racially changed and anti-Semitic hatred in Charlottesville, Virginia

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US stocks slip after results from Wal-Mart and Cisco

Aug 17, 2017

US stocks start lower as Wal-Mart's results weigh on retailers and a disappointing sales forecast from Cisco Systems puts pressure on technology companies

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Panama Papers expose cash trail amid Red Bull fugitive hunt

Aug 17, 2017

The Associated Press has found the billionaire Thai family that co-owns Red Bull has used offshore companies to cloak purchases of aircraft and luxury properties

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Hyundai unveils new fuel cell SUV with longer travel range

Aug 17, 2017

Hyundai Motor says its new hydrogen fuel cell vehicle will travel more than 580 kilometers (360 miles) between fill-ups

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US factory output down in July on tumbling auto production

Aug 17, 2017

US factory production slipped 0.1 percent in July; overall industrial production rose 0.2 percent

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US weekly requests for jobless aid down 12,000 to 232,000

Aug 17, 2017

Fewer Americans applied for jobless aid last week, as the number of people seeking benefits remained close to historic lows. The Labor Department says that weekly unemployment applications fell by 12,000 to a seasonally-adjusted 232,000.

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Danes find more tainted eggs in food supply chain

Aug 17, 2017

Two Danish companies have bought 6.8 tons eggs and 108 kilograms (238 pounds) of omelet, respectively, from farms involved in the contaminated egg scandal

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European Central Bank still concerned about low inflation

Aug 17, 2017

An account of the European Central Bank's last meeting shows its policymakers were still concerned that inflation was too low

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