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Amazon opens its biggest global campus in India

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HYDERABAD (Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc on Wednesday launched its biggest campus in the world in the southern Indian city of Hyderabad, underscoring its expansion plans in the country that has been one of its fastest growing overseas markets. FILE PHOTO: The logo of Amazon is seen at the company logistics centre in Boves, France, January Read More

Hold the cyanide, please: Health food fads that can do more harm than good

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The wellness industry has boomed in recent years, replete with the latest fad diets, nonsense workout routines and so-called superfoods. But amid all the hype lies the risk of serious harm. Now, scientists at the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) are warning that consuming too much flaxseed, a mega trendy health food, could actually cause mild Read More

Epstein hanged himself in jail, post mortem shows

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By Rebecca Taylor, news reporter Jeffrey Epstein died of suicide by hanging, a medical examiner in New York has confirmed. The disgraced financier, 66, was found dead in his prison cell on 10 August. His death sparked outrage as he was facing a 45-year sentence if convicted of multiple counts of sexually abusing underage girls. Read More

Epstein’s prison death was suicide, officials confirm

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By Rebecca Taylor, news reporter Jeffrey Epstein died of suicide by hanging, a medical examiner in New York has confirmed. The disgraced financier, 66, was found dead in his prison cell on 10 August. His death sparked outrage as he was facing a 45-year sentence if convicted of multiple counts of sexually abusing underage girls. Read More

Yum Brands promotes COO David Gibbs to top job

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FILE PHOTO: A Pizza Hut logo is pictured outside its restaurant in Vienna, Virginia October 5, 2010. REUTERS/Larry Downing (Reuters) – Yum Brands Inc (YUM.N) on Monday named company veteran David Gibbs as its chief executive officer, succeeding Greg Creed, who will be retiring at the end of the year. Gibbs, 55, has been with Read More

Big U.S. investors use summer sell-off to ramp up bets

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – The summer sell-off is finally here – and not all U.S. investors are rattled by it. Traders work on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., August 5, 2019. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid After a record-setting first half of the year that pushed U.S. stock markets to Read More

Takeaway.com and Just Eat agree merger terms

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LONDON/AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – Amsterdam-based Takeaway.com (TKWY.AS) and British rival Just Eat (JE.L) have finalised the terms of their deal to create a global food delivery company that can rival Uber Eats (UBER.N) as the largest outside China. Signage for Just Eat is seen on the window of a restaurant in London, Britain, August 5, 2019. Read More

Promotions and patriotism: ‘Battle Mode’ Huawei sees China smartphone sales surge

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SHANGHAI/HONG KONG (Reuters) – When 23-year-old Chinese student Aaron Huang started his hunt for an Android replacement for his Apple (AAPL.O) iPhone in April this year, it was clear which brand was trying hardest to win him over. FILE PHOTO: A Huawei logo is pictured at Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Shanghai, China June 28, Read More

S&P 500, Nasdaq close out worst week since December on trade worries

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Wall Street extended its sell-off on Friday on renewed trade fears as the benchmark S&P 500 index and Nasdaq saw their worst weekly percentage plunges since December, when investors were spooked by the prospect of a looming recession. The blue chip Dow and the S&P 500 hit their lowest levels since Read More

Wall Street dragged down by Trump trade tweet

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Wall Street fell again on Thursday, abruptly reversing early gains after U.S. President Donald Trump put concerns about the U.S.-China trade war back in the spotlight, tweeting that he would impose an additional 10% tariff on $300 billion in Chinese imports. Having spent most of the session on track for their Read More