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06/28/2017 08:25 AM
Cyber attack sweeps globe, researchers see 'WannaCry' link
MOSCOW/KIEV/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A major global cyber attack disrupted computers at Russia's biggest oil company, Ukrainian banks and multinational firms with a virus similar to the ransomware that infected more than 300,000 computers last month.

06/28/2017 08:20 AM
UK house price growth bounces back in June - Nationwide
LONDON (Reuters) - British house prices rebounded in June after falling for three months, mortgage lender Nationwide said on Wednesday, bucking other signs of weakness in the housing market.

06/28/2017 07:12 AM
Now is not the time to raise interest rates - BoE's Cunliffe
LONDON (Reuters) - Bank of England Deputy Governor Jon Cunliffe on Wednesday signalled that now is not the time to raise interest rates, siding with his boss Mark Carney in a deepening split between officials on the need for higher borrowing costs.

06/28/2017 07:07 AM
Labour Party to force vote in parliament on pay cap
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's opposition Labour Party will force a vote in parliament on Wednesday over a pay cap for public sector employees, the first test of whether Prime Minister Theresa May can muster enough lawmakers to rule.

06/28/2017 07:00 AM
UK orders sweeping changes to boost funds industry transparency
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's markets watchdog proposed on Wednesday a suite of changes to the 7 trillion pound asset management industry in order to improve transparency and value for money for customers.

06/28/2017 06:21 AM
Asia stocks pressured as Wall Street hit by healthcare vote delay
TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares slumped on Wednesday after Wall Street was knocked hard in the wake of a delay to a U.S. healthcare reform vote, while the euro rallied after European Central Bank President Mario Draghi hinted that the ECB could trim its stimulus this year.

06/28/2017 05:26 AM
Helicopter attacks Venezuela court, Maduro denounces coup bid
CARACAS (Reuters) - A Venezuelan police helicopter strafed the Supreme Court and a government ministry on Tuesday, escalating the OPEC nation's political crisis in what President Nicolas Maduro called an attack by "terrorists" seeking a coup.

06/28/2017 05:03 AM
Merkel's conservatives at highest support since September 2015 - poll
BERLIN (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives expanded their support to 40 percent - the highest level since September 2015 - in a poll conducted by the Forsa institute for Germany's Stern magazine and broadcaster RTL.

06/28/2017 02:09 AM
Trump growing frustrated with China, weighs trade steps - officials
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump is growing increasingly frustrated with China over its inaction on North Korea and bilateral trade issues and is now considering possible trade actions against Beijing, three senior administration officials told Reuters.

06/27/2017 09:40 PM
Saudi, Qatar ministers spar over Arab nations' demands
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir said on Tuesday that there would be no negotiations over demands by the kingdom and other Arab states for Qatar to stop supporting terrorism.