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November 19, 2018 10:57 PM Rolling Stones announce 2019 US tour

FILE - In this May 25, 2018 file photo, Mick Jagger, left, and Keith Richards, of The Rolling Stones, perform during their No Filter tour in London. The Rolling Stones will be rolling through the U.S. next year. The band says it is adding a 13-show leg to its tour in spring 2019, kicking off in Miami on April 20. (Mark Allan/Invision/AP, File) The Rolling 102

November 19, 2018 6:54 PM Putin says Russia will retaliate if U.S. quits nuclear missile treaty: agencies

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Monday the Kremlin would retaliate if the United States withdrew from the 1987 Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces treaty, Russian news agencies reported. Putin discussed possible Russian retaliation with top Russian Defence Ministry officials and added that the Kremlin was ready to discuss the INF treaty 80

November 19, 2018 11:08 AM China's Xiaomi swings to net profit in third-quarter on robust sales in India, Europe

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi Inc said on Monday it swung to a net profit in the third quarter, beating analyst estimates, driven by robust sales in India and Europe. Profit for the three months through September reached 2.48 billion yuan ($357.23 million), versus an 11 billion yuan loss in the same period a year earlier. That compared 104

November 16, 2018 9:15 PM Irv Gordon, who drove his 1966 Volvo over 3 million miles, dead at 78

Irv Gordon, a New York schoolteacher who became world famous for driving his 1966 Volvo 1800 S over 3 million miles, died on Thursday at age 78. Gordon has been a cult hero among Volvo fans for decades, having set the world record for most miles driven by a car’s original owner in 1998 when his red coupe broke the 1.69 million-mile mark, thanks to his 125-mile 159

November 16, 2018 1:42 PM Volkswagen to spend 44 billion euros on electric, autonomous cars by 2023

WOLFSBURG, Germany (Reuters) - Volkswagen (VOWG_p.DE) on Friday said it will spend 44 billion euros on electric cars, digitalization, autonomous driving and new mobility services by 2023 as part of a push by Europe’s largest carmaker to mass produce electric cars. The carmaker also plans to increase productivity of its factories by 30 percent by 2025, by building 111

November 15, 2018 11:28 AM Airbus says Brexit deal is a welcome step but much work to do

LONDON (Reuters) - Europe’s biggest planemaker Airbus (AIR.PA) welcomed the draft Brexit agreement between London and Brussels but said there needs to be more clarity to allow businesses to plan. “The announcement of a draft Brexit Withdrawal Agreement is a welcome first step forwards but there clearly remains much work to do,” said Chief Executive Tom Enders 61

November 15, 2018 10:53 AM Germany's BDI: Our firms must still prepare for a chaotic Brexit

BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany’s BDI industry association said on Thursday that it was too soon to breathe a sigh of relief on Brexit, that the situation in Britain was worrying and the ratification of “what looks like a sensible negotiation result” between Brussels and London was very uncertain. The BDI said British lawmakers should be aware of their responsibility 55

November 13, 2018 7:41 PM Spotify launches in the Middle East and North Africa

DUBAI (Reuters) - Spotify, the world’s most popular paid music streaming service, officially launched in the Middle East and North Africa on Tuesday. The company said services would now be available in 13 Arab markets, including Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Egypt, and Morocco but not Libya, Iraq, Syria, or Yemen. Spotify has been unofficially 81

November 13, 2018 1:31 PM You can't copyright taste, EU court says in setback for food industry

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Europe’s top court dealt the food industry a blow on Tuesday as it dismissed an attempt by a Dutch cheese maker to copyright its cream cheese, saying that the taste of a food product does not qualify for copyright protection. Dutch company Levola Hengelo, maker of a cheese spread called Heksenkaas (witches’ cheese), took rival Smilde 82

November 13, 2018 8:37 AM Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny barred from leaving Russia

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny was stopped from leaving Russia on Tuesday, a move he said was designed to prevent him from attending the finale of a legal case he filed at Europe’s top human rights court. Navalny, Russia’s most prominent opposition figure, said border guards had detained him as he tried to pass through passport control 73