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Johnson & Johnson beats profit estimates on pharma strength, raises sales outlook

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(Reuters) – Johnson & Johnson (JNJ.N) raised its full-year sales forecast as demand for its cancer drugs Darzalex and Imbruvica helped it exceed estimates for second-quarter profit on Tuesday. The Johnson & Johnson logo is displayed on a screen on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., May 29, Read More

State AGs fighting T-Mobile, Sprint merger say October trial may not be possible

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – An attorney for the state attorneys general who filed a lawsuit in hopes of stopping T-Mobile’s $26 billion merger with Sprint told the judge on Monday that an Oct. 7 trial may not be possible. FILE PHOTO: A smartphones with Sprint logo are seen in front of a screen projection of T-mobile Read More

Climate activists disrupt five British cities with ‘summer uprising’

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LONDON (Reuters) – Civil disobedience group Extinction Rebellion staged protests in five British cities on Monday, aiming to renew pressure on the government to take bolder action to tackle climate change and slow the worldwide loss of plant and animal species. The movement, which shut down four sites in central London for 11 days in Read More

Climate activists disrupt British cities with ‘summer uprising’

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LONDON (Reuters) – Environmental activists sought to sow chaos in five British cities on Monday in a bid to force the government to act to help avert what they cast as a climate cataclysm. Extinction Rebellion climate activists raise a mast on their boat during a protest outside the Royal Courts of Justice in London, Read More

7 things to know before the bell

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Click chart for more in-depth data. 1. The race to driverless cars: SoftBank (SFTBF) and Toyota (TM) are forming a joint venture that will use driverless-car technology to offer new services, such as mobile convenience stores and delivery vehicles in which food is prepared en route. SoftBank will own just over half of Monet, the Read More

Israeli minister condemned for saying gay conversion therapy ‘works’

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An Israeli government minister has been widely condemned for saying gay conversion therapy works, with Prime Minister Benjamin Netenyahu calling his remarks “unacceptable”. Education minister Rafi Peretz, who is also a rabbi, told the country’s Channel 12 TV station: “I think that it is possible to convert . “I can tell you that Read More

U.S. regulators approve $5 billion Facebook settlement over privacy issues: source

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(Reuters) – The U.S. Federal Trade Commission approved a roughly $5 billion settlement with Facebook Inc (FB.O) this week over its investigation into the social media company’s handling of user data, a source familiar with the situation said on Friday. Small toy figures are seen in front of Facebook logo in this illustration picture, April Read More

Wall St. notches all-time highs on lingering rate-cut optimism

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – All three major indexes posted record closing highs on Friday as firm expectations for an interest-rate cut from the Federal Reserve continued to propel shares while investors awaited next week’s kickoff of the corporate earnings season. The S&P 500 closed above the 3,000 level for the first time, with the industrial Read More

Wall Street hits new highs on rate-cut optimism

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. stocks hit record highs on Friday as high expectations for an interest-rate cut from the Federal Reserve continued to propel shares while investors awaited next week’s kickoff of the corporate earnings season. Numbers showing the rise of the Dow Jones Industrial Average above 27,000 are displayed on a screen above Read More

EU legal advice favors Vivendi in feud with Mediaset

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MILAN (Reuters) – An Italian law that forced French media group Vivendi (VIV.PA) to forfeit most of its voting rights in Italian broadcaster Mediaset (MS.MI) may not comply with European rules, according to European Commission legal advice seen by Reuters. FILE PHOTO: The Mediaset tower is seen in Cologno Monzese neighbourhood Milan, Italy, April 7, Read More